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Phase III trial of Keytruda (pembrolizumab) fails to meet primary endpoint in head and neck cancer- Merck Inc

Merck Inc announced that the pivotal phase III KEYNOTE-040 trial investigating Keytruda (pembrolizumab), in previously treated patients with recurrent or...

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Auris Medical Holding AG announced that it has completed patient enrollment in the Phase III HEALOS clinical trial of AM 111 in idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss.

Auris Medical Holding AG announced that it has completed patient enrollment in the Phase III HEALOS clinical trial of AM...

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Results from AMPACT1 trial of Keyzilen (esketamine hydrochloride)a proposed treatment for peripheral tinnitus.- Auris Medical Holding AG

AMPACT1 is the second of two open-label extension studies with Keyzilen that were conducted in response to a request from...

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Guidelines

Cancer of the upper aerodigestive tract: assessment and management in people aged 16 and over

This guideline covers assessing and managing cancers of the upper aerodigestive tract in young people (aged 16 and over) and...

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Management of Oral and Gastrointestinal Mucosal Injury: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines

ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines for management of oral and gastrointestinal mucositis includes chapters on the definition of mucositis, its incidence...

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Guideline on allergen-specific immunotherapy in IgE-mediated allergic diseases

The present guideline (S2k) on allergen-specific immunotherapy (AIT) was established by the German, Austrian and Swiss professional associations for allergy in consensus with the scientific specialist societies and professional associations...

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Journal articles

Definitions of quality of life: what has happened and how to move on.

Quality of life (QOL) is an important outcome in spinal cord injury (SCI) rehabilitation, but it is unclear how to define and measure it.

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The impact of asthma, chronic bronchitis and allergic rhinitis on all-cause hospitalizations and limitations in daily activities: a population-based observational study.

Chronic respiratory diseases are a significant cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. We sought to evaluate the impact of asthma, chronic bronchitis and allergic rhinitis on all-cause hospitalizations...

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Keys to successful management of patients with allergic rhinitis: Focus on patient confidence, compliance and satisfaction.

The American Academy of Otolaryngic Allergy (AAOA) convened an expert, multidisciplinary Working Group on Allergic Rhinitis to discuss patients' self-treatment behaviors and how health care providers approach and treat the condition.

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Clinical trials

Clinical Study Evaluating the Efficacy and Safety of Pediatric Drugs in Improving Nasal Congestion.

Prospective, randomized, open label, parallel , multicenter clinical study, controlled by active comparator ( 0.05 % Oxymetazoline Hydrochloride ) ....

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Oral Dexmedetomidine for the Prevention of Emergence Agitation After Sevoflurane Anaesthesia in Pre-school Children

The aim of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of oral dexmedetomidine given in preschool children undergoing tonsillectomy operations...

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Dose Optimization Study of Idelalisib in Follicular Lymphoma

This study will optimize the safety and efficacy of chronic administration of idelalisib in participants with follicular lymphoma (FL) and evaluate the overall safety profile of idelalisib...

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Blog Posts

Liam Farrell

Bad smells are good

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Delicacy is not a virtue in this job.

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Metrics Madness

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You shouldn't judge a book by its cover. That much is true, but it's also common sense not to judge a book by measuring the whiteness of its pages, or the amount of hamsters you can place on it. So why do we measure the fabulous NHS with nonsense metrics?

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Breaking bad news: a how to do it guide

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