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Older adults with apathy may be at higher risk for dementia

July 18, 2018
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Treatment effect of apixaban consistent regardless of history of falls

July 13, 2018
In a subanalysis of the ARISTOTLE trial, history of falls had no bearing on the improved safety and efficacy of apixaban vs. warfarin in patients with nonvalvular atrial…
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Tianeptine shows promise in elderly patients with recurrent depression

July 10, 2018
Study findings showed that 8 weeks of treatment with tianeptine 25 mg to 50 mg was effective and well-tolerated in adults aged 65 years or older with recurrent major…
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Current Shingrix vaccination schedule unlikely cost-effective

July 9, 2018
Last year, the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices made a recommendation to vaccinate adults aged 50 years and older with the new recombinant adjuvanted zoster…
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Strategies for Achieving LDL-C Goals to Reduce ASCVD Risk

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Amgen.

There are numerous treatment options available for the management of familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) and…
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Question 28: I Have A Patient With Biliary-Type Pain, But No Other Evidence Of Bile Duct Disease (Normal Diameter Duct On Ultrasound, Normal Liver Function Tests). How Should Such A Patient Be Managed?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: Clinicians should watch for 'red flags' of abuse in treating the elderly

April 19, 2018
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