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Rockwell Medical CEO, board disagree on termination; NASDAQ halts trading of stock

May 25, 2018

‘Right to try’ impact on patients uncertain

May 25, 2018
On May 22, the House of Representatives voted 250-169 to pass the “right to try” legislation which was previously approved by the Senate in August 2017. The…

Fresenius Medical Care, Vifor Pharma to market anti-itching drug for patients on dialysis

May 25, 2018
In a joint venture, Vifor Pharma Group and Fresenius Medical Care have bought the international commercialization rights to market a new opioid analgesic for treating…
In the Journals

NIH primary supporter of systematic reviews behind USPSTF recommendations

May 24, 2018
The NIH was the single largest financial contributor to the systematic reviews that led to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendations, according to data…
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Preventing Medical Errors for Clinical Health Professionals

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Discussing end of life issues and palliative care options with patients who have life-limiting illnesses is…
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Health Literacy and Medication Management in Chronic Kidney Disease

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Summer 2017, Volume 1 Issue 3
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is the progressive decline of kidney function, which may eventually lead to kidney failure…
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Toward the Individualization of Treatment for Patients with Hyponatremia

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc.

Hyponatremia is the most common electrolyte imbalance observed in patients, occurring in up to 30% of hospitalizations…
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