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Palliative care flourishing but ‘significant hurdles’ remain

HemOnc Today, March 25, 2020
With one in six cancer survivors reporting high-impact chronic pain that limits their life and work activities, palliative care increasingly has been…
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Mindset Matters: Harnessing the Placebo Effect for Patient Benefit

Healio Rheumatology, March 2020
To a nonmedical professional, the placebo effect is a fairly straightforward concept: give someone a sugar pill, tell them it is medicine, they think…
Education Lab

Giant Cell Arteritis Curbside Consults: Patient Presenting to the Emergency Department With New-Onset Visual Symptoms

Healio Rheumatology, March 2020
Learning Objectives: Upon successful completion of this activity, participants should be better able to:
Editorial

Embracing the Placebo Effect: The Time has Arrived for Rheumatology

Healio Rheumatology, March 2020
Leonard H. Calabrese, DO
We are privileged to have a stellar group of discussants in this issue of Healio Rheumatology addressing the multiple facets of the placebo effect…
In the Journals

VTE risk substantial, despite thromboprophylaxis, with lenalidomide-based regimens for multiple myeloma

March 13, 2020
Patients with multiple myeloma who received lenalidomide-based regimens appeared to have considerable risk for venous thromboembolism, regardless of…
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New therapies enrich noninfectious uveitis treatment landscape

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, March 10, 2020
Complex, multifactorial and associated with at least 40 different disorders, uveitis is the fifth leading cause of blindness worldwide. With an…
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Shot in the Arm: Talking to Vaccine-hesitant Patients About Protecting Themselves

Healio Rheumatology, February 2020
As far as hot-button health care topics go, it is hard to top vaccines. Even dropped into a casual conversation, the idea itself — and this…
Editorial

Rheumatology and Primary Care: What is the 95% Confidence Interval of Scope of Practice?

Healio Rheumatology, February 2020
Leonard H. Calabrese, DO
We as rheumatologists are blessed with a surfeit of remarkable therapies and capabilities for controlling disease that we only dreamed about a short…
Education Lab

3rd Annual Association of Women in Rheumatology National Conference: Immunology Bootcamp - Best Of!

Healio Rheumatology, February 2020
Immune-mediated inflammatory diseases (IMIDs) are a group of clinically heterogeneous disorders, including rheumatoid arthritis, psoriasis, psoriatic…
Cover StoryPerspective

New treatments, increased awareness shine spotlight on cardiac amyloidosis

Cardiology Today, February 2020
Amyloidosis, a disease in which misfolded proteins form amyloid fibrils that deposit in tissues and organs including the heart, is a vexing condition…
In the Journals

HSD3B1 genotype linked to worse outcomes in low-volume metastatic prostate cancer

February 14, 2020
The adrenal-permissive HSD3B1 genotype appeared associated with earlier castration resistance and shorter OS among men with low-volume metastatic…
Meeting News

Chronic inflammatory disease expenditures nearly double over last 2 decades

February 4, 2020
AUSTIN, Texas — The overall health care cost of caring for patients with inflammatory bowel disease has increased at a rapid rate over the last…
Editorial

What’s on Your Shelf? Recommended Reading in the New Year

Healio Rheumatology, January 2020
Leonard H. Calabrese, DO
Over the past few years in this column, I have occasionally shouted out a book I have read and I have occasionally been rewarded by more than a few…
Cover Story

New use for an old drug: The potential of colchicine in CVD

Cardiology Today, January 2020
Secondary prevention of CVD with colchicine is a major focus for the cardiology community, especially after recent presentations of the COLCOT and…
Feature

Researchers uncover ‘novel drug target for glioblastoma’

January 10, 2020
An international study of glioblastoma revealed a cellular pathway that appears to contribute to glioma stem cell spread and proliferation. …
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Cancer drug doses: More is not always better

HemOnc Today, December 25, 2019
Historically, the goal of cancer treatment has been to destroy as many cancer cells as possible through chemotherapy or radiation. Guided by this…
In the Journals

Posttransplant survival similar with increased-risk vs. standard-risk donor lungs

December 18, 2019
For patients who underwent lung transplantation, survival rates were comparable between those who received lungs from donors who were considered high…
Guest Editorial

Rheum on the go: Keep up to Date With Podcasts

Healio Rheumatology, December 2019
Adam J. Brown, MD
The pace of new information in health care as well as avenues of receiving that information is rising rapidly. I’m sure you have a bounty of…
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Failure of Management: Treatment Gaps at the Root of Dismal Gout Care

Healio Rheumatology, December 2019
Experts might use words like “suboptimal” or “insufficient” to describe gout management in the United States. To be fair…
Meeting News

Adjuvant chemotherapy offers limited benefit for invasive lobular carcinoma

December 13, 2019
SAN ANTONIO — Adjuvant chemoendocrine therapy did not extend survival compared with endocrine monotherapy for patients with invasive lobular…