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  • ,Hyperammonaemia Knowledge Centre

    Launch of Hyperammonaemia Knowledge Centre

    Could you recognise the signs and symptoms of hyperammonaemia?
    Healthcare professionals have FREE access to a new educational resource providing up
    to date disease awareness information, treatment options, video channel and resources
    to help them quickly identify and treat this potentially life-threatening condition.

  • ,Bedwetting Knowledge Centre What's New

    Launch of the Updated Bedwetting
    Knowledge Centre

    The Bedwetting Knowledge Centre has been given a fresh new look with a
    mobile-responsive design. Users will be better able to use their mobile devices
    to explore sections on disease awareness, publication summaries and a case
    study-led CME activity with ease. Ensure you return to visit this resource often
    to avoid missing out on a number of upcoming content updates.

  • ,What's New Thrombosis Educational Portal

    Thrombosis Educational Portal (Advertorial)

    Containing sections on thrombosis, venous thromboembolism (VTE) prevention and
    treatment, atrial fibrillation, acute coronary syndrome (ACS) and quarterly-updated
    newsletters, the Thrombosis Educational Portal provides healthcare professionals
    with links to a comprehensive resource used in the treatment and management
    of venous and arterial thrombosis.

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    Launch of ‘IL-17A in Psoriasis’ section

    Located within the Psoriasis Knowledge Centre is a new IL-17A in Psoriasis
    educational area. This resource has been developed primarily to discuss the role
    of the IL-17 pathway in the pathogenesis of psoriasis and the therapeutic potential
    of treatments directed towards IL-17A. Users will find expert videos, clinical
    presentations on topics such as disease perception and emerging therapies, congress
    highlights, key publications and useful resources.

    This resource has been developed in collaboration with Novartis Pharma AG.

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    Launch of Obesity Learning Hub

    A learning hub has recently launched on epgonline.org offering comprehensive
    information on obesity. Healthcare professionals now have free access to the
    Knowledge Centre, EACCME-accredited European Obesity Initiative CME series
    and a range of additional resources including events information, news and
    journal articles, a clinical media library and patient guides.

Latest News

Analysis of long term effect of Gilenya (fingolimod) in patients with relapsing MS- Novartis


Novartis has announced a new analysis from the phase III FREEDOMS and FREEDOMS II trials reinforcing the long-term efficacy profile of Gilenya (fingolimod). The analysis evaluated the proportion of Gilenya patients with relapsing multiple sclerosis ...

Five year data of Lemtrada (alemtuzumab) in CARE-MS 1 and CARE-MS 2 studies in MS- Sanofi


Sanofi and its subsidiary Genzyme announced positive new five-year investigational data from the extension study of Lemtrada (alemtuzumab) for patients with relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS). These results will be presented on 9 October ...

FDA approves labelling change for ExAblate Neuro System MRI-guided ultrasound in uterine fibroids- InSightec


The FDA has approved InSightec's next generation Exablate system to treat symptomatic uterine fibroids and changed the labelling to allow consideration for women who want to maintain fertility. The updated labelling specifies that ablation of ...

VitalBeam radiotherapy platform receives FDA 510(k) and EU CE mark approval- Varian


Varian has received 510(k) clearance from the FDA, as well as EU CE Mark approval for the VitalBeam radiotherapy platform. VitalBeam uses many of the technologies in the TrueBeam radiosurgery system to enhance precision, safety, and speed of ...

FDA approves ARIES HSV 1&2 Assay for Herpes simplex diagnostics- Luminex Corp


Luminex Corporation has received FDA clearance for the company's ARIES System and ARIES HSV 1&2 Assay for Herpes simplex. Clinical trials for the ARIES C. difficile Assay and the ARIES Group B Streptococcus (GBS) Assay are progressing, and ...

FDA accepts supplemental New Drug Application for Kalydeco (ivacaftor) in patients aged 2 and older with one of 23 cystic fibrosis CTFR mutations- Vertex Pharmaceuticals


The FDA has accepted for review a supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for the use of Kalydeco (ivacaftor), from Vertex Pharmaceuticals, in people with cystic fibrosis (CF) ages 2 and older who have one of 23 residual function mutations. The FDA ...

Ocrelizumab superior to interferon beta-1a (Rebif) in OPERA I and OPERA II studies for primary progressive MS- Genentech + Roche


Genentech has announced data from three positive, pivotal Phase III studies of ocrelizumab in people with relapsing multiple sclerosis (MS) and primary progressive multiple sclerosis (PPMS). Data from the ORATORIO study in primary progressive ...

Recent Updates


Clinical Guidelines

Management of Obesity in Adults: European Clinical Practice Guidelines

British Committee for Standards in Haematology Guidelines on the Identification and Management of Pre-Operative Anaemia

Guidelines on the measurement of ultraviolet radiation levels in ultraviolet phototherapy: report issued by the British Association of Dermatologists and British Photodermatology Group 2015

Coeliac disease: recognition, assessment and management

Medical Journals

Predictors of Excess Weight Loss in Obese Patients After Gastric Bypass: a 60-Month Follow-up.

Virtual Reality-Enhanced Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy for Morbid Obesity: A Randomized Controlled Study with 1 Year Follow-Up.

Associations between poor sleep quality and different measures of obesity.

Assessing quality of life in severe obesity: development and psychometric properties of the ORWELL-R.

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