June 21, 2021
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Systemic sclerosis linked to four-fold increase in valvular heart disease prevalence

Systemic sclerosis linked to four-fold increase in valvular heart disease prevalence

Patients with systemic sclerosis demonstrate a four-fold increased prevalence of moderate-to-severe valvular heart disease at diagnosis compared with those without systemic sclerosis, according to data published in The Journal of Rheumatology.

June 20, 2021
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Bezlotoxumab reduces odds of recurrent C. difficile infection in transplant recipients

Bezlotoxumab reduces odds of recurrent <i>C. difficile </i>infection in transplant recipients

Bezlotoxumab significantly reduced the incidence of recurrent Clostridioides difficile infection among solid-organ transplant and hematopoietic-cell transplant recipients, according to a study published in Open Forum Infectious Diseases.

June 20, 2021
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Dry eye nasal spray and future of Beovu lead June coverage

Study results showing efficacy of a dry eye nasal spray and a blog pondering the future of Beovu lead ophthalmology coverage for June.

June 20, 2021
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Fixed-duration ibrutinib-venetoclax induces deep responses in treatment-naive CLL

Fixed-duration ibrutinib-venetoclax induces deep responses in treatment-naive CLL

Fixed-duration first-line treatment with ibrutinib plus venetoclax induced deep, durable responses among patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia or small lymphocytic lymphoma, according to results of the phase 2 CAPTIVATE study.

June 20, 2021
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Organizations launch program to improve AF management in underserved areas

Organizations launch program to improve AF management in underserved areas

The American College of Cardiology, the Heart Rhythm Society and the Bristol Myers Squibb/Pfizer alliance announced they have launched a program to improve management of atrial fibrillation in underserved communities.

June 20, 2021
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DePuy Synthes launches locking compression plate system for clavicle fractures

DePuy Synthes announced the launch of the Variable Angle Locking Compression Plate system, according to a press release.

June 19, 2021
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7 recent reports in liver: HCC screening, cirrhosis, DDW

7 recent reports in liver: HCC screening, cirrhosis, DDW

In preparation for the International Liver Conference June 23-26, Healio Gastroenterology and Hepatology presents the following report on the latest stories in liver research.

June 19, 2021
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Oseltamivir-resistant flu detected at border detention facility

Oseltamivir-resistant flu detected at border detention facility

Researchers said four cases of oseltamivir-resistant influenza A(H1N1) were detected at a border detention center in Texas with hemagglutinin that belong to a subclade that may enable viral escape from pre-existing immunity.

June 19, 2021
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Light Adjustable Lens, Dexycu technique top cataract meeting coverage

The top-performing videos from Cataract Surgery: Telling It Like It Is include new perspectives on the Light Adjustable Lens and the benefits of the Tecnis Synergy IOL.

June 19, 2021
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AHA: Recovery important link in ‘Chain of Survival’ after cardiac arrest

AHA: Recovery important link in &lsquo;Chain of Survival&rsquo; after cardiac arrest

Following Danish soccer player Christian Eriksen’s cardiac arrest during the Euro 2020 tournament, the American Heart Association issued a reminder of how critical the link of recovery is in the Chain of Survival.

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Ace the Case: A 42-Year-Old Woman With Productive Cough, Fatigue, and Cavitary Lung Nodules

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Diabetic Macular Edema Management in 2021: What’s New?

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Socioeconomic and Race Disparities in Ophthalmic Care: Seeing and Overcoming Barriers to Improve Outcomes

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Socioeconomic and Race Disparities in Ophthalmic Care: Seeing and Overcoming Barriers to Improve Outcomes
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Neovascular AMD: Impact of Dosing Regimens and Residual Retinal Fluid on Long-term Outcomes

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Neovascular AMD: Impact of Dosing Regimens and Residual Retinal Fluid on Long-term Outcomes
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Research Developments in Psoriasis

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Research Developments in Psoriasis
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Ace the Case: A 46-Year-Old Man With a Painful Rash

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Rheum360: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus – Management and Monitoring

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Rheum360: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus – Management and Monitoring
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Ace the Case: A 15-Month-Old Boy With Difficulty Moving His Legs and Not Attempting to Stand

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Ace the Case: A 15-Month-Old Boy With Difficulty Moving His Legs and Not Attempting to Stand
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