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Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (CLL)

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (CLL)

Refine your knowledge of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL) with information on pathophysiology, diagnosis, treatment options and more

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Transplantation

Transplantation

See information on best practice in solid organ transplantation, and expert discussions on related hot topics.

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Guidelines

Delirium: prevention, diagnosis and management

This guideline covers diagnosing and treating delirium in people aged 18 and over in hospital and in long-term residential care or a nursing home. It also covers identifying people at risk of developing delirium in these settings and...

Added 5 days ago

Dementia: assessment, management and support for people living with dementia and their carers

This guideline covers diagnosing and managing dementia (including Alzheimer’s disease). It aims to improve care by making recommendations on training staff and helping carers to support people living with dementia.

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Clinical practice with anti-dementia drugs: A revised (third) consensus statement from the British Association for Psychopharmacology

The British Association for Psychopharmacology coordinated a meeting of experts to review and revise its previous 2011 guidelines for clinical practice with anti-dementia drugs.

Added 8 years ago

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Journal articles

A randomized, single ascending dose study of intravenous BIIB092 in healthy participants.

Introduction: Extracellular tau is hypothesized to mediate the onset and progression of tauopathies, including Alzheimer's disease, progressive supranuclear palsy, and a subset of frontotemporal lobar degenerations.

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Emerging drugs for progressive supranuclear palsy.

Introduction: Progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) is a common cause of atypical parkinsonism and a rapidly progressive disease that greatly burdens both patients and caregivers. Drugs with disease-modifying potential...

Added 2 months ago

Novel Approaches for the Treatment of Alzheimer's and Parkinson's Disease.

Neurodegenerative disorders affect around one billion people worldwide. They can arise from a combination of genomic, epigenomic, metabolic, and environmental factors. Aging is the leading risk factor for most chronic illnesses...

Added 2 months ago

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Clinical trials

Efficacy and Safety of Butylphthalide Soft Capsule for the Treatment of Vascular Dementia

Butylphthalide soft capsule has been confirmed to have beneficial effects for patients with vascular dementia (VaD) in clinical trial of phase II study. So the investigators hypothesize that Butylphthalide soft capsule may have same beneficial...

Added 2 months ago

GAIN Trial: Phase 2/3 Study of COR388 in Subjects With Alzheimer's Disease

This is a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study that will assess the efficacy, safety, and tolerability of 2 dose levels of COR388 in subjects with a clinical diagnosis of mild to moderate AD dementia.

Added 3 months ago

Impact of Bosutinib on Safety, Tolerability, Biomarkers and Clinical Outcomes in Dementia With Lewy Bodies

This study evaluates the effect of Bosutinib (Bosulif,Pfizer®) in the treatment of patients with Dementia with Lewy Bodies. Half participants will receive 100 mg of Bosutinib , while the other half will receive placebo.

Added 2 months ago

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Dr Cornelia Meisenberg

Dr Conny Meisenberg is a medical writer at EPG Health. She joined EPG Health in 2019 following 7 years of postdoctoral research in the oncology field.

Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)

What is Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)? Review the causes, treatment and current trials for this uncommon, degenerative disorder.

CME

Diabetes care, antivirals for flu and dementia risk: update clinical February 2016

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Hallucinations - red flag symptoms

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Alzheimer's disease: clinical review

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