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HemOnc Today honors inaugural Next Gen Innovators

HemOnc Today, January 10, 2018
HemOnc Today honored its inaugural class of Next Gen Innovators during the ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition. The Next Gen Innovators are a highly…
In the JournalsPerspective

Herpes zoster subunit vaccine cost-effective among older adults

January 4, 2018
Herpes zoster subunit vaccine is an effective, cost-saving option for shingles prevention compared with live-attenuated herpes zoster vaccine among…
Meeting News

Larger margin width reduces local recurrence for early-stage breast cancer

December 19, 2017
SAN ANTONIO — Excision margins wider than “no tumor on ink” further decreased risk for local recurrence compared with narrower…
Editorial

The New Face Of An Old Disease: Gout Gets Respect at ACR 17

Healio Rheumatology, December 2017
Leonard H. Calabrese, DO
It’s the disease of kings, royalty, aldermen and the most common form of inflammatory arthritis with more than 5 million Americans afflicted…
Meeting News

Treating sleep apnea decreases risk of epileptic seizures

December 14, 2017
Positive airway pressure therapy improved long-term seizure control in patients with epilepsy and obstructive sleep apnea, according to data…
Point/Counter

What noninvasive or minimally invasive procedures, excluding injections, are effective in patients with low-grade knee OA?

Orthopedics Today, December 2017
When we are treating low-grade OA, we tell our patients the optimal management requires both nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic modalities. The first…
Meeting NewsPerspective

Temporary ovarian suppression preserves fertility during chemotherapy

December 7, 2017
SAN ANTONIO — Women treated with gonadotropin-releasing hormone agonists during treatment with chemotherapy for premenopausal early breast…
Meeting News

Asthma mortality rates declining, but ‘epidemic’ looming

December 7, 2017
The mortality rate from asthma decreased 42% between 1999 to 2015, but cases of asthma are increasing, with no plateau or decrease in sight…
Cover Story

The DCB Revolution

Cardiology Today's Intervention, November/December 2017
In recent years, advances in endovascular therapy have expanded the treatment options for patients with peripheral artery disease. Although…
Editorial

Rheumatology, Managed Care and Burnout

Healio Rheumatology, November 2017
Leonard H. Calabrese, DO
I recently chaired a CME program in Chicago, where I asked a polling question about which “obstacle” was the greatest impediment for…
In the JournalsPerspective

Perioperative aspirin reduces risk of death, MI versus placebo

November 13, 2017
After noncardiac surgery, low-dose aspirin therapy reduced the risk of death and nonfatal myocardial infarction in patients with prior percutaneous…
Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: ACG task force pursues alternative MOC

November 8, 2017
ORLANDO — In this exclusive video from the World Congress of Gastroenterology at ACG 2017, outgoing ACG president Carol Burke, MD, vice…
Cover Story

Shared decision-making critical for athletic participation by patients with heart disease

Cardiology Today, November 2017
The decision process behind sports participation for patients with heart disease has changed over time. Previously, a decision was primarily made on…
Pharmacology Consult

Pharmacotherapy considerations after heart transplant: What general cardiologists should know

Cardiology Today, November 2017
Bassam Atallah, PharmD, MS, BCPS-AQ Cardiology; Feras Bader, MD, MS, FACC; Rania El-Lababidi, PharmD, EMHA, BCPS-AQ Infectious Diseases, AAHIVP
Since the first human-to-human heart transplant performed in 1967 by Christiaan Barnard, MD, in South Africa, significant scientific advancements…
Meeting News

Immunotherapy combination ‘new standard of care’ in metastatic renal cell carcinoma

November 3, 2017
MIAMI The combination of ipilimumab and nivolumab is an effective standard frontline treatment of patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma…
Meeting News

Private insurance associated with longer survival in metastatic renal cell carcinoma

November 3, 2017
MIAMI — An analysis of patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma treated during the targeted therapy era showed those with private…
Meeting News

Nivolumab active in metastatic non-clear cell renal cell carcinoma

November 3, 2017
MIAMI — Nivolumab monotherapy demonstrated antitumor activity in a heterogenous population of patients with non-clear cell renal cell…
Cover Story

Consider patient perception of pain when planning cataract procedures

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, November 10, 2017
Cataract surgery is thought to be painless for most patients, but for the few who report discomfort during surgery, ophthalmologists can take…
Meeting News

Cleveland Clinic names top 10 breakthrough technologies for 2018

October 27, 2017
Cleveland Clinic named the top 10 list of medical breakthrough technologies for the coming year at the Medical Innovation Summit. “These are to…
Meeting News

Government, researchers, industry have ‘huge opportunities for alignment’ to advance cancer care

October 27, 2017
Initiatives led by government agencies and collaboration between private and academic research are the keys to further advance cancer research…