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VIDEO: Website provides up-to-date data from NASH cirrhosis study

VIDEO: Website provides up-to-date data from NASH cirrhosis study

In this video exclusive, Pol Boudes, MD, chief medical officer of Galectin Therapeutics, spoke about NAVIGATEnash.com, a website for physicians and patients to get information on cirrhosis stemming from nonalcoholic steatohepatitis.

April 13, 2021
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Bispecific CAR-T shows early efficacy, ‘exceptional safety’ in advanced B-cell lymphoma

Bispecific CAR-T shows early efficacy, ‘exceptional safety’ in advanced B-cell lymphoma

Four of five patients with relapsed or refractory B-cell lymphoma demonstrated complete response to an investigational anti-CD19/CD20 chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy, according to early data from a phase 1 trial.

April 13, 2021
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USPSTF does not recommend screening asymptomatic adults for vitamin D deficiency

USPSTF does not recommend screening asymptomatic adults for vitamin D deficiency

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force said there is not enough evidence to assess the balance of benefits and harms of vitamin D deficiency screening in nonpregnant, asymptomatic adults.

April 13, 2021
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Operational challenges in COVID-19 pandemic may increase transactions among practices

Operational challenges in COVID-19 pandemic may increase transactions among practices

Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, operational challenges have led to an increased trend in transactions among medical practices, according to a presenter at the Physician Transactions Conference.

April 13, 2021
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DAPA-HF: Dapagliflozin improves worsening HF, CV death similarly in men, women

DAPA-HF: Dapagliflozin improves worsening HF, CV death similarly in men, women

Dapagliflozin is equally as effective in women as in men in reducing risk for worsening HF, CV death and all-cause death compared with placebo, according to new data from the DAPA-HF trial.

April 13, 2021
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‘Compelling’ TAVR trials spark changes in valvular heart disease guideline

Amid positive results from large clinical trials confirming the benefits of transcatheter aortic valve replacement, along with expanded indications from the FDA, recently updated recommendations represent the already widespread acceptance of less invasive interventions for aortic stenosis.

April 13, 2021
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NOV03 meets primary, secondary endpoints in phase 3 trial

NOV03 met the primary and secondary endpoints in its first phase 3 trial, according to a press release from Bausch + Lomb and Novaliq.

April 13, 2021
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Better CV health associated with lower AF risk in older adults

Better CV health associated with lower AF risk in older adults

Among older individuals, better baseline CV health was associated with lower risk for incident atrial fibrillation, researchers reported.

April 13, 2021
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CDC, FDA recommend pausing rollout of J&J vaccine over 6 blood clot cases

CDC, FDA recommend pausing rollout of J&J vaccine over 6 blood clot cases

The CDC and FDA recommended Tuesday that the U.S. “pause” the rollout of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine until experts can review six reported cases of “a rare and severe type of blood clot” in people who have received the vaccine.

April 13, 2021
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Women with ovarian cancer at higher risk for mental health disorders

Women with ovarian cancer at higher risk for mental health disorders

Women with ovarian cancer appeared to be at greater risk for anxiety, depression and adjustment disorder within the first 2 years of diagnosis than women in the general population, study results showed.

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Ace the Case - Focus on Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: A Patient with Steroid Toxicity

This activity is supported by an educational grant from GlaxoSmithKline.

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Mitigating the Impact of Influenza: Treatment and Prophylaxis

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, a member of the Roche Group.

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Mitigating the Impact of Influenza: Diagnostic Challenges

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Update on Psychiatric Genetics: Preparing the Way for Precision Medicine: April 2021

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Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Optimizing Treatment in the Era of COVID-19 and Beyond

Supported by an independent educational grant from Regeneron.

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Highlights From Facial Aesthetics Summit 2020: Clinical Considerations

This activity is supported by educational grants from Allergan, Inc.; Galderma Laboratories, L.P.; and Evolus, Inc.

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Highlights From Facial Aesthetics Summit 2020: Optimizing Treatment Options

This activity is supported by educational grants from Allergan, Inc.; Galderma Laboratories, L.P.; and Evolus, Inc.

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Ace the Case - Focus on Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: A Patient with SLE and Kidney Disease

This educational activity is supported by an educational grant from GlaxoSmithKline.

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