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Air Pollution-Related ER Visits Vary by Age, Respiratory Illness
The CDC conducted the first nationally relevant study of associations between air pollutants and ER visits across patient demographics and conditions.
Concerns of Efficacy, Safety Are Barriers to DAA Treatment for Veterans
Investigators identified reasons veterans might decline or not adhere to HCV treatment and proposed ways to optimize treatment.
STR1VE Trial in SMA1 Demonstrates Positive Interim Results
As of September 2018, 95% of children treated with Zolgensma were alive and did not require permanent ventilation.
Multi-Step Prescribing System Cuts Down Opioids, Increases Naloxone
A new Northwell Health study showed that setting a chronic standard-of-care plan and correcting outliers could influence opioid prescription rates.
Statins Safe for Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis
The study also found that the overall rate of cardiovascular events was low in the study population, indicating that statins aren’t required for all RA patients.
FDA Approves Twice-Daily Inhaler for COPD
Duaklier Pressair is a is a fixed-dose combination of the long-acting muscarinic antagonist aclidinium and the long-acting beta agonist formoterol.
Shortened Treatment Found for Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis
A new trial finds a drug regimen for multidrug-resistant TB can be substantially shorter than the 20 months currently recommended by the WHO.
The History and Consequences of Discovering Insulin
It's been nearly a century since one of the greatest medical findings reached patients. How has the story of insulin changed modern diabetes care?
Maternal Asthma Linked to Postpartum Depression Risk
Pregnant women who suffer from asthma reported a two-fold greater risk for PPD according to the results of a large-scale Quebec hospital cohort.
Robert Rosenson, MD: Treating Lower Extremity Arterial Disease in Diabetes
Is there an improved method of care for patients at risk of losing limbs?
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