Data from multiple sources - Curated by Toby Galbraith - Last updated 04 January 2017

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FDA lifts partial hold on trials for durvalumab for treatment of head and neck cancer.-AstraZeneca

AstraZeneca has announced that the FDA has lifted the partial clinical hold on the enrollment of new patients with head...

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AstraZeneca drops plans to file durvalumab for treatment of head and neck cancers.

AstraZeneca has announced with its Q3 financials, that it was dropping plans to gain an early regulatory review for its...

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FDA approves Opdivo (nivolumab) to treat recurrent or metastatic squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck. BMS

-Bristol-Myers Squibb Company announced that the FDA has approved Opdivo (nivolumab) injection, for intravenous use, for the treatment of patients...

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Acute and Advanced Heart Failure

What are the most effective treatments for acute heart failure? Can you define advanced heart failure? Discover here...

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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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Lysosomal Acid Lipase Deficiency (LAL-D)

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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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Palate examination: Identification of cleft palate in the newborn

This guide provides recommendations to health care professionals for optimal examination of the palate during the routine newborn examination to...

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Journal articles

An update on cystic fibrosis for the ENT-specialist.

Patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) show a high morbidity with otorhinolaryngological disorders, especially of the nasal airways and the paranasal sinuses.

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Safety and Efficacy of Intratympanic Ciprofloxacin Otic Suspension in Children With Middle Ear Effusion Undergoing Tympanostomy Tube Placement: Two Randomized Clinical Trials.

Importance: Otorrhea after tympanostomy tube placement (TTP) in children is common. Although not approved by the US Food and Drug...

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Associations between obstructive lung disease and symptoms of obstructive sleep apnoea in a general population.

Objectives: To examine the prevalence of self-reported symptoms of obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) in relation to asthma, respiratory symptoms, and...

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Case Consults: Changing Paradigms in the Age of Biologics

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Treatment Optimisation in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia

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