September 22, 2021
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Aficamten improves HF symptoms, hemodynamics at 10 weeks in obstructive HCM

Aficamten improves HF symptoms, hemodynamics at 10 weeks in obstructive HCM

Aficamten, a novel selective cardiac myosin inhibitor, was associated with improvements in HF symptoms and hemodynamics at 10 weeks, according to a phase 2 study presented at the Heart Failure Society of America Annual Scientific Meeting.

September 22, 2021
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Tezepelumab increases proportion of patients free from exacerbations

Tezepelumab increases proportion of patients free from exacerbations

Tezepelumab increased the proportion of exacerbation-free patients with severe, uncontrolled asthma compared with placebo, even among those with three or more exacerbations within the previous year.

September 22, 2021
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FDA grants marketing authorization for software to detect prostate cancer

FDA grants marketing authorization for software to detect prostate cancer

The FDA authorized marketing of software designed to help pathologists detect prostate cancer.

September 22, 2021
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Inhaled budesonide in early symptomatic COVID-19 reduced need for urgent care

Inhaled budesonide in early symptomatic COVID-19 reduced need for urgent care

Inhaled budesonide twice daily administered early in the course of COVID-19 reduced the need for urgent medical care, according to results of the STOIC trial presented at the virtual European Respiratory Society International Congress.

September 22, 2021
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FAMCE performs equivalently to conventional gastroscopy for gastric lesion detection

Fully automated magnetically controlled capsule endoscopy performed similarly to conventional transoral gastroscopy and may be an effective method for gastrointestinal tract examination, according to research.

September 22, 2021
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Race just one factor among many in women’s missed cancer screenings

Race just one factor among many in women’s missed cancer screenings

Women who miss cancer screenings face higher morbidity and mortality risks, and race may indicate who is more likely to get those screenings, according to a study presented at the North American Menopause Society Annual Meeting.

September 22, 2021
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HS patients with skin of color more likely to receive surgery than white patients

Hidradenitis suppurativa patients with skin of color are more likely to have surgical intervention than white patients, according to a poster presented at the Skin of Color Update virtual meeting.

September 22, 2021
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Fresenius reports success of dialysis nurse residency program for curbing nurse shortage

Fresenius reports success of dialysis nurse residency program for curbing nurse shortage

Fresenius Kidney Care’s new dialysis nurse residency program for graduate nurses, called the “first of its kind in dialysis” in a company press release, has supported more than 175 recent graduates.

September 22, 2021
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Thyroidectomy as first-line treatment for Graves’ disease reduces mortality, CVD risk

Thyroidectomy as first-line treatment for Graves’ disease reduces mortality, CVD risk

Adults who underwent a thyroidectomy as first-line treatment for Graves’ disease had lower risks for all-cause mortality and cardiovascular disease than those treated with antithyroid drugs or radioactive iodine, according to study data.

September 22, 2021
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Girls exposed to endocrine-disrupting chemical have higher glucose level as adults

Girls exposed to endocrine-disrupting chemical have higher glucose level as adults

Girls exposed to high levels of perfluorohexane sulfonate have a higher risk for dysregulated glucose metabolism during and after puberty, according to findings published in Environmental Health Perspectives.

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Ace the Case: A 36-Year-Old Man With Severe Facial Pain After Dental Work

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Ace the Case: A 67-Year-Old Man With Fever and Cough

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Ace the Case: A 45-Year-Old Woman With Weight Regain 5 Years After Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass

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Ace the Case: A 35-Year-Old Female With Rosacea

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Ace the Case: A 78-Year-Old Man With Palpitations

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How Do Emerging Options Address the Signs and Symptoms of Dry Eye Disease?

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