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VIDEO: Opioid use pre vs. post liver transplant largely remains steady

November 15, 2018
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Scoring methods inaccurately predict who will relapse to alcohol post LT

November 15, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO — Current methods for predicting harmful alcohol relapse after liver transplantation accurately predict who will not relapse but have low positive…
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FDA announces new steps to curb youth tobacco use

November 15, 2018
The FDA announced today that to get youth to stop smoking, it will revisit significant parts of two policies that restrict access to newly regulated non-combustible…
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E-cigarettes affect platelet function similarly to tobacco cigarettes

November 14, 2018
Smoking electronic cigarettes provokes changes in soluble CD40-ligand, soluble P-selectin and platelet function in smokers and nonsmokers in ways that are similar to the…
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Overcoming Provider and Patient Barriers Regarding the Use of Long-Acting Reversible Contraception

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Bayer HealthCare Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Unintended pregnancy is associated with poor outcomes for both parents and child and poses an enormous burden on the…
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Question 24: A 65-Year-Old Male On Plavix Following A Recent Mi And Coronary Stenting Was Seen In The Er With Fever, Pain, Jaundice, And A Wbc Of 18,000. Us Showed A Dilated Bile Duct Of 15 Mm And A Gallbladder Full Of Stones. Mrcp Revealed A 15-Mm Stone In The Distal Cbd. What Would You Do?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: Expert discusses outpatient treatment of opioid, alcohol use disorders

May 2, 2018
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