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FDA issues Complete Response Letter for CL 108 (hydrocodone, acetaminophen, promethazine), an investigational treatment for the management of pain.-Charleston Labs + Daiichi Sankyo.

Charleston Laboratories, Inc., and Daiichi Sankyo, Inc., confirmed that the FDA has issued a Complete Response Letter (CRL) regarding the...

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FDA accepts filing of sBLA for Actemra (tocilizumab) for the treatment of Giant Cell Arteritis and grants priority review.- Genetench/Roche

Genentech, announced that the FDA has accepted the company’s Supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) for Actemra (tocilizumab) for the treatment...

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Phase III (AB06006) study of masitinib in severe indolent systemic mastocytosis is published in The Lancet- AB Science SA

AB Science SA announced that results from the pivotal phase III (AB06006) study of masitinib in severe indolent systemic mastocytosis...

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Hyperammonaemia

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Fluid Management

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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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Guidelines

2016 ESC Guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic heart failure

The aim of this document is to provide practical, evidence-based guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of HF. The principal...

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BTS/ICS Guidelines for the Ventilatory Management of Acute Hypercapnic Respiratory Failure in Adults

The aim of the guideline is to draw attention to the evidence of suboptimal care in AHRF in the UK,...

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Guidelines on Urological Trauma

The European Association of Urology (EAU) Guidelines Group for Urological Trauma prepared these guidelines in order to assist medical professionals...

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Journal articles

Role of prothrombin complex concentrate (PCC) in acute intracerebral hemorrhage with positive CTA spot sign: An institutional experience at a regional and state designated stroke center.

Our objective is to identify the effect of prothrombin complex concentrate in acute intracranial hemorrhage by evaluating intraparenchymal hematoma expansion between initial and follow-up head CT at 5-24 h in those with positive CTA spot sign.

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Assessing the Efficacy of Prothrombin Complex Concentrate in Multiply Injured Patients With High-Energy Pelvic and Extremity Fractures

the use of PCC for reversing coagulopathy in multiply injured patients with pelvic and/or lower extremity fractures remains unclear. This study assesses the efficacy of PCC for reversing coagulopathy in this group of patients.

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Prothrombin complex concentrate versus fresh-frozen plasma for reversal of coagulopathy of trauma: is there a difference?

This retrospective matched-cohort study compared fresh frozen plasma (FFP) alone with combination FFP and prothrombin complex concentrate (PCC) for reversing trauma induced coagulopathy. 

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