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Aclidinium safe, beneficial in COPD patients with, without prior exacerbations

October 22, 2019
FDA News

Triple therapy approved to treat cystic fibrosis

October 21, 2019
The FDA announced it has approved elexacaftor/ivacaftor/tezacaftor, the first triple combination therapy for patients with the most common cystic fibrosis mutation. The…

Health experts have mixed reactions to Juul’s removal of flavored e-cigarette products

October 21, 2019
Health professionals are having mixed reactions to Juul’s announcement that it would suspend the sales of its nontobacco and nonmenthol-based flavors. Citing the…
In the Journals

Lung cancer risk 40% greater in unfiltered cigarette smokers

October 21, 2019
Smoking any type of cigarette is associated with an increased risk for lung cancer incidence and death, but unfiltered cigarettes pose the greatest risk, according to a…
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CME CNE

COPD Diagnosis – By the Numbers

This educational activity is supported by an independent educational grant from AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP

Identifying and treating patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is urgent in light of the…
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GI Bookshelf

Question 28: I Have A Patient With Biliary-Type Pain, But No Other Evidence Of Bile Duct Disease (Normal Diameter Duct On Ultrasound, Normal Liver Function Tests). How Should Such A Patient Be Managed?

From Curbside Consultation in Endoscopy: 49 Clinical Questions, Second Edition
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VIDEO: 5 commonly overused medications, tests

April 18, 2019
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