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OPTIMA study shows urticaria patients respond well to re- treatment with Xolair (omalizumab)-Novartis.

Novartis,announced new data showing almost 90% of chronic spontaneous urticaria (CSU) patients who responded well to initial Xolair (omalizumab) treatment...

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CHMP recommends approval of Tremfya (guselkumab) in the treatment of adults with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis.- Janssen-Cilag.

Janssen-Cilag International NV announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) adopted a positive opinion recommending marketing...

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FDA approves Aliqopa (copanlisib) to treat patients with relapsed follicular lymphoma.- Bayer HealthCare.

Bayer announced that the FDA has approved copanlisib under the brand name Aliqopa 60 mg vial for injection for the...

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Guidelines

Canadian Guidelines for the Management of Plaque Psoriasis 2009

Since the publication of the 2009 Canadian Guidelines for the Management of Plaque Psoriasis, significant advances have been made in determining the role of T cells in inflammatory and autoimmune diseases. 

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British Guideline on the Management of Asthma

Asthma is a common condition which produces a significant workload for general practice, hospital outpatient clinics and inpatient admissions.

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Adalimumab for treating moderate to severe hidradenitis suppurativa

Evidence-based recommendations on adalimumab (Humira) for treating active moderate to severe hidradenitis suppurativa in adults whose disease has not responded to conventional systemic therapy.

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Clinical trials

Post-Marketing Surveillance of Adalimumab in Korean Hidradenitis Suppurativa Subjects (HS rPMS)

The objective of this study is to evaluate the safety profile of Adalimumab for Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) participants in normal medical practice.

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Effectiveness of Adalimumab in Moderate to Severe HidrAdenitis SuppuRativa Patients - a Multi cOuNtry studY in Real Life Setting - HARMONY Study

This study will assess the effects of adalimumab treatment in moderate to severe Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) patients in the real world setting.

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Safety and Efficacy of Humira (Adalimumab) for Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) Peri-Surgically (SHARPS Study) (SHARPS)

The objective of this study is to assess the safety and efficacy of adalimumab prior to surgery in subjects with moderate to severe Hidradenitis Suppurativa (HS) who are surgical candidates.

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Dr Elizabeth Angier

What’s Allergy got to do with it?

Posted 3 months ago

Experiences of an allergy and immunology congress - a short blog (by a primary care physician).

Hugh Harvey

Metrics Madness

Posted 1 year ago

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?

Edzard Ernst

But he knows nothing about homeopathy!

Posted 2 years ago

Whenever I criticise their methods, homeopaths claim that my arguments are invalid because I know next to nothing about the subject. Is this because they feel threatened by my arguments? Or could it be that the allegation is incorrect?

You can judge for yourself - here is a (slightly shortened and revised) excerpt from my recent memoire ‘A SCIENTIST IN WONDERLAND’ which recounts my exposure to and experience in homeopathy.

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