Learning Zones

An epgonline.org Learning Zone (LZ) is an area of the site dedicated to providing detailed self-directed medical education about a disease, condition or procedure.

EADV 2018 Highlights

EADV 2018 Highlights

EADV Congress 2018: Bringing you the latest news and insights from 27th EADV Congress, 12-16 September 2018 Paris, France.

EPNS 2019 Congress Highlights

EPNS 2019 Congress Highlights

The epgonline.org team is creating daily reports from the 13th European Paediatric Neurology Society (EPNS) Congress, held in Athens, Greece from 17th to 21st September 2019, to bring you coverage of cutting-edge science and advances in clinical care across all fields of paediatric neurology. 

IL-17 and Psoriasis

IL-17 and Psoriasis

The IL-17 and Psoriasis Learning Zone focuses on the role of IL-17 family in psoriasis pathophysiology and reviews how disease severity is assessed and how modern biologics allow us to aim higher and target complete skin clearance. 

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Guidelines

British Guideline on the Management of Asthma

The 2019 update includes a complete revision of the section on monitoring asthma including new information on predicting future risk of asthma attacks, and updates to the sections on pharmacological management of asthma

Added 5 years ago

Asthma: diagnosis, monitoring and chronic asthma management

This guideline covers diagnosing, monitoring and managing asthma in adults, young people and children. It aims to improve the accuracy of diagnosis, help people to control their asthma and reduce the risk of asthma attacks.

Added 1 year ago

BSACI guidelines for the management of allergic and non-allergic rhinitis

This is an updated guideline for the diagnosis and management of allergic and non-allergic rhinitis, first published in 2007.

Added 12 years ago

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Journal articles

Introduction of an algorithm for ROTEM-guided fibrinogen concentrate administration in major obstetric haemorrhage.

We compared blood component requirements during major obstetric haemorrhage, following the introduction of fibrinogen concentrate. A prospective study of transfusion requirements and patient outcomes was performed for 12 months...

Added 1 month ago

Long-term safety and pharmacodynamics of mepolizumab in children with severe asthma with an eosinophilic phenotype.

Objective: We sought to assess the long-term safety, efficacy, and pharmacodynamics of mepolizumab in children aged 6 to 11 years with severe asthma with an eosinophilic phenotype.

Added 1 month ago

Bronchoscopy in severe childhood asthma: Irresponsible or irreplaceable?

For children with severe asthma, guideline‐based management focuses on the escalation of anti‐inflammatory and bronchodilatory medications while addressing comorbid conditions. Bronchoscopy, in this context, has been relegated to...

Added 1 month ago

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Clinical trials

Long-term Safety and Efficacy of Nemolizumab With Moderate-to-severe Atopic Dermatitis

Long-Term Safety and Efficacy of Nemolizumab in Subjects with Moderate-to-Severe Atopic Dermatitis Description

Added 2 months ago

A Study of LY3454738 in Adults With Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria

The reason for this study is to see if the study drug LY3454738 is safe and effective as treatment for participants with hives that are caused by chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU) and that are not controlled with H1-antihistamines.

Added 2 months ago

Evaluating the Effects of Tradipitant vs. Placebo in Atopic Dermatitis (EPIONE 2)

This is a multi-center, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study to be conducted in the United States in subjects with atopic dermatitis.

Added 2 months ago

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Blog Posts

Georgina Mason

ERS 2018 | Day 4 Highlights

Posted 1 year ago

A look at two sessions from the ERS Congress dealing with devices for the management of asthma and an in-depth look at some of the allergic responses to asthma.

Lauren McCracken

EAACI hot topics: Hereditary angioedema (HAE)

Posted 1 year ago

For many the fear of the unknown is a daunting thought, but particularly so for patients with HAE. Left untreated, this disease causes unpredictable recurrent severe swelling, typically of the limbs, face, intestinal tract and airway.

Lisa Lishman

EULAR 2018 – Biosimilars: the future of rheumatology?

Posted 1 year ago

EULAR's Annual European Congress of Rheumatology aims to encourage innovation and collaboration across all aspects of rheumatology, something that is particularly well illustrated by biologics and their more affordable counterpart, biosimilars. Could they unlock the door to accessible, life-changing treatment for millions more?

CME

EAACI 2017: The future of urticaria – advances in CSU research

EAACI 2017: The future of urticaria – advances in CSU research
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Managing CSU and its comorbidities: from primary to secondary care

Managing CSU and its comorbidities: from primary to secondary care
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Managing Symptomatic Asthma

Managing Symptomatic Asthma
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