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HSS highlights recent progress against antibiotic resistance

HSS highlights recent progress against antibiotic resistance
November 17, 2017

As part of World Antibiotic Awareness Week, HHS has released a progress report summarizing achievements made during the first 2 years of implementing a national strategy to combat antimicrobial resistance.

Developed in response to an executive order from former President Barack Obama in 2015, the National Action Plan for Combating Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria is a government-wide strategy that aims to prevent, detect and control antibiotic-resistant infections.

AGA campaign aims to educate patients on GI risks of OTC pain meds

November 17, 2017
The American Gastroenterological Association created the Gut Check: Know Your Medicine campaign to help educate patients on how to safely use over-the-counter pain…
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Data shows long-term efficacy, safety of Ingrezza for tardive dyskinesia

November 17, 2017
Full long-term findings, indicating efficacy and safety of Ingrezza for tardive dyskinesia, were recently published in Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, according to…
In the Journals

Despite black-box warning, codeine use after tonsillectomy persists

November 16, 2017
The FDA placement of a black-box warning on the use of codeine in children after tonsillectomy and/or adenoidectomy was able to decrease the amount of the drug used in…
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Best of AWIR Immunology Bootcamp

This activity is supported by educational grants from AbbVie, Inc.; Lilly USA, LLC; and Sanofi Genzyme and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals.

Immune-mediated inflammatory disease (IMID) is a group of clinically heterogeneous disorders that share common…
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Chapter 29: Management of Crohn’s Disease in the Ileal-Pouch Anal Anastomosis

From Crohn's Disease: The Complete Guide to Medical Management
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American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Annual Meeting

American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology Annual Meeting

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VIDEO: Improving treatment options yielding better results for comorbidities in patients with diabetes

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