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PRAC Again Warns Against Dolutegravir Use During Pregnancy

Medscape Today - 2018, October 9 - 22:34
The European Medicines Agency has confirmed its earlier precaution regarding the use of dolutegravir in women who are or who could become pregnant; it expects to make final recommendations next year.
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PRAC Recommends Restrictions on Fluoroquinolone, Quinolones

Medscape Today - 2018, October 9 - 22:34
The new restrictions follow a review of rare but disabling and potentially long-lasting side effects, mainly involving muscles, tendons, bones, and the nervous system.
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Asthma-COPD Overlap: Managing This Critical Disease

Medscape Today - 2018, October 9 - 16:32
Dr Navitha Ramesh provides her perspective on how best to treat patients with these dual airway diseases.
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'The Most Progressive Health System on the Planet'

Medscape Today - 2018, October 9 - 16:32
Geisinger Health System has made headlines for offering free genetic screenings and money-back guarantees to its patients. CEO David Feinberg tells Eric Topol how it all works.
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Poor Hospital Compliance With Patient Record Requests

Medscape Today - 2018, October 9 - 16:32
Hospitals often failed to comply with government regulations for release of patient records, having long processing times, providing contradictory information, and charging high fees, a study found.
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Physical Therapy Noninferior to Surgery for Some Meniscal Tears

Medscape Today - 2018, October 9 - 16:32
A physical therapy-based conservative treatment approach was noninferior to arthroscopic repair in patients with nonobstructive meniscal tears, a study found.
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Paying Physicians, Patients to Lower LDL-C Is Cost-effective

Medscape Today - 2018, October 9 - 16:32
A medication adherence intervention that included financial incentives for both patients and physicians to lower LDL-C has been shown cost-effective in a new analysis.
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Critical Window for Obesity Prevention Identified

Medscape Today - 2018, October 9 - 10:28
Most obese adolescents had the most pronounced weight gain between age 2 and 6 years; weight gain then slowed but continued, leading to a higher degree of obesity during adolescence, a study found.
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Regular Aspirin Use Curbs Risk of Liver and Ovarian Cancer

Medscape Today - 2018, October 8 - 22:24
Two new studies show that regular long-term aspirin use was linked to a lower risk of hepatocellular carcinoma and ovarian cancer
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Childhood Poverty Linked to Lower Cognition Later in Life

Medscape Today - 2018, October 8 - 22:24
A new study shows a significant association between cognitive performance in older adults and living conditions when they were 10 years old.
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C auris Outbreak Tied to Skin Surface Temperature Probe

Medscape Today - 2018, October 8 - 22:24
Environmental transmission of multidrug-resistant Candida auris infection in a neurosciences intensive care unit in Britain was traced to reusable skin surface axillary temperature probes.
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Insulin at Risk From Variable Temperatures of Home Refrigerators

Medscape Today - 2018, October 8 - 22:24
Insulin stored in a domestic refrigerator fell out of recommended temperature range (2° - 8° C) more than 11% of the time, and even dipped below zero. Carried insulin experienced much less variation (0.54%).
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Detroit Doc Gets Over 11 Years in Jail for $8.9M Medicare Scam

Medscape Today - 2018, October 8 - 22:24
Millicent Traylor, MD, and coconspirators filed fraudulent Medicare claims for home healthcare and other physician services that were not medically necessary or were not actually rendered.
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Fines, Payouts Near $1B for 'Adulterated' Cancer Drugs

Medscape Today - 2018, October 8 - 22:24
AmerisourceBergen, one of the largest US drug wholesalers, ran a scheme that illegally transferred drugs in glass vials into plastic syringes and thereby exposed cancer patients to potentially contaminated therapies.
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Point of Care Testing for Celiac Disease Lacks Sensitivity

Medscape Today - 2018, October 8 - 22:24
A point of care testing tool to screen patients for celiac disease lacked sensitivity, particularly in populations in which there was a high prevalence of celiac disease, a study found.
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Should Medical School Be Free?

Medscape Today - 2018, October 8 - 22:24
To address the problem of physician debt, some schools are offering free tuition.
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FDA Clears Omadacycline (Nuzyra) for Two Infections

Medscape Today - 2018, October 6 - 15:32
Omadacycline is a modernized tetracycline with broad-spectrum activity that is designed to overcome tetracycline resistance.
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HARMONY: Albiglutide Cuts CV Events but Not Deaths in Diabetes

Medscape Today - 2018, October 6 - 15:32
The GLP-1 agonist albiglutide reduces major CV events by 20% in type 2 diabetes patients with cardiovascular disease; GSK has ceased marketing the drug but say they will seek a new home for it.
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How Medical Schools Can Meet Mental Health Needs of Students

Medscape Today - 2018, October 6 - 15:32
A school-based mental healthcare model helps medical students overcome barriers to accessing treatment for depression.
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High Dose of Sildenafil Tied to Long-term Retinal Damage

Medscape Today - 2018, October 6 - 15:32
Persistent red-tinted vision and cone photoreceptor damage were reported in a patient who had taken a large dose of the erectile dysfunction drug sildenafil.
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