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COVID-19 during pregnancy causes ‘distinct’ immune changes in mothers, babies

COVID-19 during pregnancy causes ‘distinct’ immune changes in mothers, babies

SARS-CoV-2 infection during pregnancy may trigger prenatal immune activation that can lead to adverse maternal and neonatal outcomes, according to a study published in Cell Reports Medicine.

November 30, 2021
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VIDEO: McCabe discusses outcomes of Vuity phase 3 trial

VIDEO: McCabe discusses outcomes of Vuity phase 3 trial

In this Healio Video Perspective, Cathleen McCabe, MD, discusses the phase 3 results of Vuity eye drops (pilocarpine HCl ophthalmic solution 1.25%, Allergan) for presbyopia.

November 30, 2021
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THA may lead to remodeling of the sacrum, development of sacral insufficiency fractures

Results showed patients who undergo unilateral total hip arthroplasty may experience decreases in bone mineral density at the sacral ala contralateral to the arthroplasty, which can lead to the development of sacral insufficiency fractures.

November 30, 2021
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Increased asthma severity correlates with less physical activity, more TV time in children

Increased asthma severity correlates with less physical activity, more TV time in children

Study data showed that preschool-aged children with asthma spent significantly more time watching TV than their healthy peers and that poor asthma control was linked with less frequent physical activity.

November 30, 2021
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EHR data reveal ‘red flag’ comorbidities years before cardiac amyloidosis diagnosis

Common “red flag” comorbid conditions stored in the electronic health record often preceded the diagnosis of cardiac amyloidosis by years, according to a presentation from the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions.

November 30, 2021
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Vivid Vision virtual reality technology treats binocular dysfunctions

BOSTON – Vivid Vision software is indicated for treating convergence insufficiency, stereo depth perception, amblyopia and strabismus either in the clinic or at home, according to a presentation here at the American Academy of Optometry meeting.

November 30, 2021
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FDA, European Medicines Agency accept deucravacitinib applications for plaque psoriasis

The FDA has accepted a New Drug Application, while the European Medicines Agency validated a Marketing Authorization Application for deucravacitinib for the treatment of plaque psoriasis, Bristol Myers Squibb announced in a press release.

November 30, 2021
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Steroid-free endoscopic remission does not link to less disease progression

Among patients with Crohn’s disease, achieving a sustained clinical remission off steroids with complete endoscopic remission did not correlate with less disease progression, according to study results.

November 30, 2021
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FDA grants priority review to Lynparza for certain patients with high-risk breast cancer

FDA grants priority review to Lynparza for certain patients with high-risk breast cancer

The FDA granted priority review to olaparib for adjuvant treatment of certain patients with high-risk breast cancer.

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HF appeared independently associated with insomnia symptoms

HF may be an independent predictor of insomnia symptoms, according to a presentation from the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions.

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Pediatric Influenza: Advances in Vaccine Technology and Their Impact on Clinical Practice

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Pediatric Influenza: Advances in Vaccine Technology and their Impact on Clinical Practice
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Real World Retina: Challenges in the Management of Retinal Diseases - Best of nAMD & RVO

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Real World Retina: Challenges in the Management of Retinal Diseases - Best of DME & DR

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Surgical Delivery Systems That Extend Treatment Intervals for nAMD and DME: Closer Than You Think!

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Ace the Case: A 45-Year-Old Man With a Rash on His Elbows, Knees, and Back of Scalp

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Ocular Toxicities in Patients With Cancer: Multidisciplinary Perspectives

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Ocular Toxicities in Patients With Cancer: Multidisciplinary Perspectives
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Flu Forum: What to Expect in 2021-2022

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Flu Forum: What to Expect in 2021-2022
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Eye On Expanding Surgical Systems That Lengthen Treatment Intervals in nAMD and DME

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Eye On Expanding Surgical Systems That Lengthen Treatment Intervals in nAMD and DME
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