April 13, 2021
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Top in ID: Mixing COVID-19 vaccines, eligibility among adolescents

Top in ID: Mixing COVID-19 vaccines, eligibility among adolescents

Four out of five top stories in infectious disease last week were about updates on COVID-19 vaccination.

April 13, 2021
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PsA heterogeneity hampers 'meaningful' improvement for therapies

PsA heterogeneity hampers 'meaningful' improvement for therapies

Clinicians should consider the heterogeneity of psoriatic arthritis when selecting therapeutic options, according to a speaker at the ACR State-of-the-Art Clinical Symposium.

April 12, 2021
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Many older Americans use online ratings when choosing physicians

Many older Americans use online ratings when choosing physicians

More than 40% of older adults in the United States said they utilized online ratings or reviews when choosing their doctor, according to survey data published in Annals of Internal Medicine.

April 12, 2021
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As-yet unpublished RA guidelines exhibit 'puzzling' conditional recommendations

As-yet unpublished RA guidelines exhibit 'puzzling' conditional recommendations

While many of the forthcoming American College of Rheumatology guidelines for rheumatoid arthritis capture the reality of clinical practice, some recommendations are “puzzling,” according to a speaker at the ACR State-of-the-Art Clinical Symposium.

April 12, 2021
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Thiazides associated with increased risk for skin cancer in older adults

Thiazides associated with increased risk for skin cancer in older adults

Adults aged over 65 years who took thiazides for hypertension had an increased risk for keratinocyte carcinoma and melanoma, according to results of a population-based cohort study.

April 12, 2021
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FDA approves self-injectable formulation of Xolair

FDA approves self-injectable formulation of Xolair

The FDA has approved a self-injectable formulation of Xolair for appropriate patients with moderate to severe persistent allergic asthma, nasal polyps or chronic idiopathic urticaria, according to the manufacturers.

April 12, 2021
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First FDA-approved CAR T-cell therapy for multiple myeloma hailed as ‘game changer’

First FDA-approved CAR T-cell therapy for multiple myeloma hailed as ‘game changer’

Although it took a bit longer than expected, the first FDA approval of a chimeric antigen receptor T-cell therapy for advanced multiple myeloma will have a major impact on clinical practice, according to experts.

April 12, 2021
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Study examines reoperations after angle-supported anterior chamber IOLs in children

Study examines reoperations after angle-supported anterior chamber IOLs in children

There are many IOL options for aphakia without capsular support, one being the angle-supported open-loop flexible anterior chamber IOL. Whether it should a hold a place in the pediatric surgeon’s armamentarium is debatable.

April 12, 2021
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Dolutegravir-based ART preferable to efavirenz-based ART in pregnancy

Dolutegravir-based ART preferable to efavirenz-based ART in pregnancy

Results of a three-armed trial demonstrated that dolutegravir-based ART regimens are favorable to efavirenz-based regimens among pregnant women with HIV, according to data presented recently at the Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections.

April 12, 2021
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Blue Cross of Minnesota, Davita launch VillageHealth kidney care program

Blue Cross of Minnesota, Davita launch VillageHealth kidney care program

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota announced it will partner with DaVita Inc. to launch its integrated kidney care VillageHealth program in the Blue Cross Minnesota network.

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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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