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NIH study of Promacta / Revolade (eltrombopag)positive for treatment of severe aplastic anemia.- Novartis

Novartis announced the publication of a study conducted by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) of the National...

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Two phase III studies of FG 4592 (roxadustat) in anemia meet primary endpoints- FibroGen

FibroGen has reported positive topline results from the two Phase III clinical studies of FG-4592 (roxadustat) in anemia designed to...

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Phase III trials initiated by GSK for daprodustat a treatment for anaemia associated with chronic kidney disease .

GlaxoSmithKline announced the start of a phase III development programme investigating daprodustat, an oral hypoxia-inducible factor prolyl hydroxylase inhibitor (HIF-PHI),...

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Hyperammonaemia can result in serious neurological damage or death. Could you recognise the signs and symptoms?

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IL-17A in Psoriasis

Experts discuss new targeted therapies for psoriasis at the European Association of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Congress 2015

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Blood Transfusion and the Anaesthetist Management of Massive Haemorrhage

The management of massive haemorrhage is usually only one component of the management of a critically unwell patient. These guidelines...

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Determination of the efficacy of EVICELâ„¢ on blood loss in orthopaedic surgery after total knee replacement: study protocol for a randomised controlled trial.

BACKGROUND: After total knee replacement, overall blood loss is often underestimated, although it exceeds the visible blood loss caused by...

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Effect of a single preoperative dose of sublingual misoprostol on intraoperative blood loss during total abdominal hysterectomy

Objective:To investigate whether use of preoperative misoprostol can reduce blood loss during total abdominal hysterectomy (TAH).Methods:In a randomized double-blind placebo-controlled...

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Heavy menstrual bleeding in primary care: putting NICE guidelines into practice

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