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Recent injection drug users achieve high adherence, SVR during HCV therapy

Recent injection drug users achieve high adherence, SVR during HCV therapy
February 14, 2018
In the Journals

Addiction treatment in prison reduces postincarceration overdose mortality

February 14, 2018
Study findings demonstrated that implementation of a medications for addiction treatment program in a Rhode Island correctional facility resulted in a 60% reduction in…
In the Journals

Health benefits of e-cigarettes should not be overestimated

February 13, 2018
Although e-cigarettes are less hazardous than combustible cigarettes, they emit potentially harmful chemicals and should not be used as a smoking cessation aid…
In the Journals

Genetic predisposition to CHD alters risk associated with smoking

February 13, 2018
Elevated incidence of CHD attributable to smoking was less prominent in those with a genetic predisposition to CHD than in those without it, according to a study…
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Improving Outcomes in Patients with Heart Failure: Closing the Gaps

Supported by an independent educational grant from Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation.

In the United States, heart failure (HF) affects about 5.7 million adults, accounts for >1 million hospitalizations…
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Chapter 5: Dysplasia And Colorectal Cancer

From Clinical Challenges and Complications of IBD
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American Heart Association Scientific Sessions

American Heart Association Scientific Sessions

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VIDEO: Viewing addiction as a chronic illness will lead to better outcomes

March 8, 2016
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