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FDA accepts resubmission (NDA) of Dextenza (dexamethasone insert) 0.4 mg for intracanalicular use, for the treatment of ocular pain occurring after ophthalmic surgery.-Ocular Therapeutix, Inc.

Ocular Therapeutix, Inc. announced that the Company’s New Drug Application (NDA) resubmission for Dextenza (dexamethasone insert) 0.4 mg for intracanalicular...

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FDA gives 510(k) clearance for Myriad automated tissue removal technology in surgery- NICO Corporation

The U.S. FDA has granted a new and updated 510(k) clearance for the Myriad automated tissue removal technology made by...

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FDA approves sNDA for AVYCAZ (ceftazidime and avibactam) in complicated urinary tract infections (cUTI), including pyelonephritis- Allergan

Allergan announced the FDA has approved the company's supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) to update the label for AVYCAZ (ceftazidime...

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Oral Anticoagulation Reversal

Experts discuss the use of non-vitamin K oral anticoagulants in the treatment and prevention of stroke, deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism in atrial fibrillation patients

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American Association Of Clinical Endocrinologists And American College Of Endocrinology Comprehensive Clinical Practice Guidelines For Medical Care Of Patients With Obesity

Development of these guidelines is mandated by the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) Board of Directors and the American College of Endocrinology...

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EASL Clinical Practice Guidelines on the management of benign liver tumours

Benign liver tumours are a heterogeneous group of lesions with different cellular origins, as summarized by an international panel of...

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EASL Clinical Practice Guidelines on the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of gallstones

Gallstones or cholelithiasis are a major public health problem in Europe and other developed countries and affect up to 20%...

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Journal articles

A family study of hidradenitis suppurativa.

A family study of hidradenitis suppurativa was undertaken based on 26 subjects with the disease. The probands were obtained from Hospital Activity Analysis (HAA) records for a three year period...

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Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI) - A simple practical measure for routine clinical use.

A simple practical questionnaire technique for routine clinical use, the Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI) is described.

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Psychosocial impact of hidradenitis suppurativa: a qualitative study.

Hidradenitis suppurativa influences patients' lives in many ways.

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Choosing Between Endoscopic Sclerotherapy And Endoscopic Ligation For Esophageal Varices

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Endoscopic Sclerotherapy (ES) and Endoscopic Ligation (EL) were accepted in the treatment of esophageal varices bleeding in patients with liver cirrhosis. EL seemed to be superior to ES. If EL was difficult then ES should be performed.

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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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