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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.

Latest News

New modules added to Obesity CME series

27-Mar-2015

Two new modules have been added to the EACCME-accredited European Obesity Initiative CME series. A combined total of 5 European credits are available. View CME Homepage       Press release Two New CME Modules Added to the ...

FDA approves Quadracel vaccine for Diptheria, Tetanus, Pertussis and Polio- Sanofi

27-Mar-2015

The FDA has approved use of Quadracel (Diphtheria and Tetanus Toxoids and Acellular Pertussis Absorbed and Inactivated Poliovirus; DTaP-IPV) vaccine, from Sanofi, for active immunization against diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis and poliomyelitis in ...

NICE rejects Imnovid for Multiple Myeloma in final guidance-Celgene

27-Mar-2015

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence has given final guidance rejecting Imnovid (pomalidomide), from Celgene, for treating multiple myeloma after third or subsequent relapse, because analyses from Celgene “showed that it does not ...

Medtronic acquires Sophono

27-Mar-2015

Medtronic has announced that it has completed the acquisition of Sophono, a privately held developer and manufacturer of innovative magnetic hearing implants in Boulder, Colorado. This acquisition enables Medtronic's Ear Nose and Throat (ENT) ...

FDA approves Eylea (aflibercept) for Diabetic Retinopathy in patients with Diabetic Macular Oedema-Regeneron Pharma

26-Mar-2015

The FDA has approved Eylea (aflibercept) Injection, from Regeneron Pharma, for the treatment of diabetic retinopathy in patients with diabetic macular edema (DME). In 2014, the FDA granted Eylea Breakthrough Therapy designation and Priority Review ...

New data from Phase III extension study of MACI (autologous chondrocyte implant) in Tissue Repair- Vericel Corp

26-Mar-2015

Vericel Corporation has reported positive results from the three-year extension of the Phase III SUMMIT study with MACI (matrix-applied characterized autologous cultured chondrocytes) in patients with symptomatic articular cartilage defects in the ...

Impella 2.5 heart pump has FDA approval for High Risk PCI procedures- AbioMed Inc.

25-Mar-2015

Abiomed, Inc. announced that it has received FDA Pre-Market Approval (PMA) for the Impella 2.5 heart pump during elective and urgent high risk percutaneous coronary intervention (HRPCI) procedures. Impella 2.5, the world's smallest heart pump, is ...

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