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In the Journals

Guidelines address ‘unmet need’ for grading, management of CAR T-cell toxicities

September 20, 2017
An expert panel of researchers — representing The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Moffitt Cancer Center, Sylvester Comprehensive…
In the Journals

Etomidate during endoscopy provides deeper sedation, less respiratory depression than propofol

September 19, 2017
Etomidate showed better sedative efficacy and fewer respiratory depression events than propofol during upper endoscopy procedures in a double-blind…

Spondyloarthritis, HIV and the Lessons of History

Healio Rheumatology, September 2017
Leonard H. Calabrese, DO
The history of the construct of spondyloarthritis as it evolved from ankylosing spondylitis from the late 19th century until now is remarkable to me…

IBD: Creating a clearer picture of a fuzzy disease

September 13, 2017
In this exclusive guest commentary, Tracy Hull, MD, Surgical Section Chief for Inflammatory Bowel
In the Journals Plus

ASCO: Communication skills training should be available to every oncologist

September 11, 2017
A new ASCO guideline recommends communication skills training for oncologists and presents best practices for clinicians when communicating with…
Cover Story

Big data may change how orthopedists are paid

Orthopedics Today, September 2017
In the last 20 years, big data have become increasingly important in orthopedics. This field began with the development of orthopedic registries in…
In the Journals

Socioeconomics may be bigger driver of atherosclerotic CVD risk than previously thought

August 29, 2017
A risk model for predicting major atherosclerotic CVD–related events systematically underestimates the negative cardiovascular effects of…
Cover Story

‘Disconnect’ blamed for potential overuse of inferior vena cava filters

HemOnc Today, August 25, 2017
Inferior vena cava filters have become an increasingly popular tool to reduce risk for recurrent pulmonary emboli since their introduction 50 years…

IgG4 Disease and Zen: Is There Another Association?

Healio Rheumatology, August 2017
Leonard H. Calabrese, DO
I hope, dear reader, that you are not tiring of my return to Eastern thought to introduce yet another major disease story in Healio
Meeting NewsPerspective

KEYNOTE-052 confirms response with pembrolizumab in patients with advanced urothelial cancer

August 9, 2017
CHICAGO – Pembrolizumab induced clinically beneficial, lasting responses among patients with advanced urothelial cancer who were not fit for…

Mayo Clinic, Cleveland Clinic, Johns Hopkins ranked top 3 in GI

August 8, 2017
Mayo Clinic, Cleveland Clinic and Johns Hopkins Hospital were again ranked the top three hospitals in gastroenterology and GI surgery by U.S. News

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center named best cancer hospital in nation

August 8, 2017
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center has retained its distinction as the No. 1 cancer hospital in the country. MD Anderson tops U.S
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Real-time imaging adds interactive dimension to vitreoretinal surgery, training

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, August 10, 2017
First introduced in the early 1990s, OCT is a noninvasive imaging technique that obtains high-resolution, cross-sectional images of the retina and…
In the Journals

Addition of liposomal bupivacaine linked with reduced patient pain scores, opioid use after TKA

July 27, 2017
Results from this study demonstrated postsurgical pain, opioid consumption and time to first opioid rescue were significantly improved among patients…

Delays in time to treatment initiation more common for many cancers

July 17, 2017
The time between cancer diagnosis and treatment initiation increased by 38% during a 10-year period, according to study results. The delay appeared…
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VIDEO: LATITUDE, STAMPEDE trials provide ‘practice-changing’ findings in prostate cancer

July 15, 2017
The results of the LATITUDE and STAMPEDE trials presented at the ASCO Annual Meeting position abiraterone acetate “as the new frontline agent…
Meeting News

PARP inhibitor demonstrates activity in previously treated patients with metastatic breast cancer

July 13, 2017
CHICAGO — Talazoparib conferred benefit in previously treated patients with metastatic breast cancer and germline BRCA mutations, according to…
In the Journals

GI surgeon societies release guidelines for enhanced recovery after colon, rectal surgery

July 10, 2017
The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons and the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons have jointly issued clinical…

Cleveland Clinic study to assess bariatric surgery vs. medication, lifestyle in type 2 diabetes

July 7, 2017
Cleveland Clinic researchers will lead a multicenter study to assess the long-term outcomes of bariatric surgery vs. medical therapy or intensive…

Competitive eaters may lose in long-term health

July 3, 2017
Consuming 80 chicken nuggets, 182 bacon strips or 73.5 hot dogs and buns in 10 minutes or less may seem like a daunting task, but for individuals who…