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VIDEO: Effective uses of MIGS

March 23, 2020
ORLANDO — At Cataract Surgery: Telling It Like It Is, Inder Paul Singh, MD, discusses the importance of introducing MIGS into practices…

Abrocitinib meets co-primary endpoints in phase 3 trial

March 23, 2020
The phase 3 JADE COMPARE trial met its co-primary efficacy endpoints in adults with moderate to severe atopic dermatitis. Results from the trial…
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High volume of irrigation may reduce risk of recurrent septic arthritis of the shoulder

March 23, 2020
Single arthroscopic irrigation and debridement effectively eradicated septic arthritis among most native shoulder joints, with volume of irrigation…
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ACA turns 10: Experts reflect on the law’s impact on health care

March 23, 2020
The Affordable Care Act was signed into law 10 years ago today. In a recent video released by Protect Our Care, a group that wants to preserve the…
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Etanercept may have utility in psoriasis among patients with inadequate apremilast response

March 23, 2020
Among patients with psoriasis who showed an inadequate response to apremilast, etanercept was associated with strong response rates and…
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BLOG: LASIK 2020 – Looking back, taking stock and a promising future

March 23, 2020
This three-part overview takes a look at where LASIK has been, where it is and where it is going. It has been more than 20 years since the FDA…
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CVD, cancer, depression influence kidney disease risk in diabetes

March 23, 2020
A long-term follow-up of Australian adults with diabetes suggests the age-adjusted incidence rate of chronic kidney disease was six new cases per 100…
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Abortion does not worsen rheumatic disease outcomes

March 23, 2020
Neither elective nor medically indicated abortions resulted in worse outcomes among patients with autoimmune rheumatic diseases, according to data…

12 medical centers form brain tumor research collaborative

March 22, 2020
Twelve institutions across the United States and Canada formed a collaborative designed to
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VIDEO: Team creation important in balancing volume, quality care

March 22, 2020
ORLANDO — At Cataract Surgery: Telling It Like It Is, Michael Patterson, DO, discusses the importance of balancing volume and quality patient…
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Survey reveals significant heterogeneity among advanced CV imaging training programs

March 22, 2020
A survey of advanced CV imaging programs found that they are as diverse in their size and trainees as the programs are in actual training and effect…
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International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery names new president

March 22, 2020
Frank Phillips, MD, has been named the new president of the International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery for 2020 to 2021. According to…
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VIDEO: Understanding learning curves of new techniques

March 21, 2020
ORLANDO — At Cataract Surgery: Telling It Like It Is, Lisa Arbisser, MD, discusses the importance of being a patient advocate and early…
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Endometriosis in adolescents, women linked with IBS

March 21, 2020
A recent study revealed a correlation between endometriosis and irritable bowel syndrome among adolescents and women with and without endometriosis…
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Effects of step count on BP may be mediated by obesity

March 21, 2020
More daily steps, as measured by the Apple Watch, were associated with lower home BP, but the association became nonsignificant after adjustment for…
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Western Society of Engineers presents award to Richard A. Berger, MD

March 21, 2020
The Western Society of Engineers honored Richard A. Berger, MD, with the Washington Award, which is given to an engineer who has advanced the…
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FDA rejects lower-dose empagliflozin 2.5 mg for type 1 diabetes

March 20, 2020
The FDA on Friday issued a complete response letter for a supplemental new drug application for a 2.5 mg dose of the SGLT2 inhibitor empagliflozin as…
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BLOG: Can we use fundus autofluorescence to differentiate retinoschisis from retinal detachments?

March 20, 2020
Retinoschisis is a nonprogressive degenerative splitting of the neurosensory retina, most often at the outer plexiform layer. On clinical…

Health Canada approves long-acting HIV treatment Cabenuva

March 20, 2020
Health Canada has approved a long-acting injectable HIV treatment that the FDA recently declined to approve. Cabenuva is a once-monthly regimen that…
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AANA cancels annual meeting amid COVID-19 concerns

March 20, 2020
The Arthroscopy Association of North America announced it will be canceling their annual meeting scheduled for May 7-9, 2020, in Grapevine, Texas…