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  • ,What's New Hypogonadism

    Hypogonadism Knowledge Centre

    epgonline.org’s Hypogonadism Knowledge Centre features a publications digest section,
    regularly updated with analysis and comment on recent scientific articles related to male
    hypogonadism.

    Found within the Men’s Health/Andrology disease topic homepage, users can also access
    information on the prevalence, diagnosis and available treatment options for male
    hypogonadism.

  • ,What's New Obesity 2 and 3

    New modules added to Obesity CME series

    Two new modules have been added to the EACCME-accredited European Obesity Initiative
    CME series.

    'Understanding Obesity' is already available for healthcare professionals looking to improve
    their understanding of obesity as a serious medical illness. Modules 2 and 3 focus
    on the pharmacological considerations and rationale for lifelong behaviour change.
    A combined total of 5 European CME credits (ECMECs) are available on successful
    completion of this free CME series.

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    Launch of accredited Type 1 Childhood Diabetes CME

    A new EACCME-accredited CME activity Individual Patient Management in Type 1
    Childhood Diabetes has launched on epgonline.org. Intended for medical professionals
    involved in the management of young patients with type 1 diabetes, this module consists
    of six sessions, each covering a different aspect of managing psychosocial issues in
    type 1 childhood diabetes. Explore at your own pace and test your knowledge using the
    interactive learning exercises. The activity is totally free, and on completion you will be
    awarded 1 European CME credit (ECMEC)

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    Anti-Infectives Knowledge Network (AIKN) CDI Updates

    Recently updated with new reports and policy updates as well as key perspectives on
    Clostridium difficile infection (CDI), the Anti-Infectives Knowledge Network shares
    expertise and experience in the area of anti-infectives.

    This educational resource is an initiative by Astellas Pharma EMEA. Please remember to
    return often to read the news, clinical insights, and essential information from the latest
    anti-infective congresses.

    January 2015 FDX/15/0003/EU

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    Bedwetting CME

    This free CME activity covers the best practice management of nocturnal enuresis through
    three case study-led modules, including a more severe and complex patient scenario. It is
    intended for Urologists, Paediatricians, Primary Care Providers and General Practitioners
    looking to improve their understanding and management of bedwetting.

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    Accredited Obesity CME

    The EACCME accredited European Obesity Initiative eCME module – Understanding Obesity,
    is freely accessible to healthcare professionals. Upon successful completion, participants
    will be awarded 2 European CME credits (ECMECs) and have a broad understanding of the
    epidemiology, contributory factors and management options for patients with obesity.

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The FDA has approved a label update for Zytiga (abiraterone acetate) plus prednisone, from Janssen Biotech, based on the final analysis of the Phase III, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled COU-AA-302 study, which showed that Zytiga plus ...

CHMP recommends approval of Gardasil 9 for nine types of HPV- Sanofi Pasteur MSD

31-Mar-2015

The European Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use granted a positive opinion for Gardasil 9, from Sanofi Pasteur MSD, the first nine-valent HPV vaccine. The opinion recommends marketing authorization for active immunization of females and ...

CHMP recommends extending use of Tamiflu (oseltamivir) to infants with influenza- Roche

31-Mar-2015

The EU's CHMP has recommended extending the use of Roche’s Tamiflu (oseltamivir) to include the treatment of influenza in infants below one year of age. Efficacy has been demonstrated when treatment is initiated within two days of onset of symptoms. ...

EU approves Kengrexal for PCI - The Medicines Co

31-Mar-2015

The European Commission has granted marketing authorization for Kengrexal (cangrelor), from The Medicines Co., for patients with heart disease needing percutaneous intervention. The Marketing Authorization Application (MAA) submission for Kengrexal ...

EU approves Raplixa (sealant powder) for Haemostasis- The Medicines Co.

31-Mar-2015

The European Commission has granted marketing authorization for Raplixa (sealant powder), from The Medicines Co., for use as a haemostatic agent in surgical bleeding encountered during spinal, vascular, liver and soft tissue surgery where ...

EU approves use of Orbactiv (oritavancin) for ABSSSI- The Medicines Co.

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The European Commission has granted marketing authorization for Orbactiv (oritavancin), from The Medicines Co, for acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections, including those caused by Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus or MRSA and ...

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