Data from multiple sources - Curated by Toby Galbraith - Last updated 06 June 2017

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EU Commission approves Kyntheum (brodalumab) of moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis.- Leo Pharma

AstraZeneca and MedImmune, announced that its partner Leo Pharma has been granted full marketing authorisation in all 28 EU member...

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Study suggests Reminyl XL/Razadyne (galantamine hydrobromide) provides benefits in metabolic syndrome- Janssen Pharma

Alzheimer's medication Reminyl XL/Razadyne (galantamine hydrobromide) from Janssen Pharma, appears to slash inflammation and insulin resistance in patients with metabolic...

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Alzheon, Inc makes presentation of data from three studies of ALZ 801, a proposed treatment for Alzheimers Disease at the AAIC meeting.

Alzheon, Inc.,announced data from the company’s three presentations at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference (AAIC) held in London on July...

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Breakthrough Cancer Pain Learning Zone

Invitation to watch the online broadcast of the BeCOn OWN event 'Shifting paradigms in BTcP management' on June 16 2017.

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

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Guidelines

American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and American College of Endocrinology guidelines for management of dyslipidemia and prevention of atherosclerosis.

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

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NCCN Clinical Practice Guidelines in Oncology: Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia/Small Lymphocytic Leukemia

CLL remains the most prevalent adult lerkemia in Wester countries but is considered rare in regions such as East Asia. CLL/SLL comprises approximately 7% of newly diagnosed cases of NHL.

Added 9 months ago

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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Journal articles

Screening for and early detection of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a substantially underdiagnosed disorder, with the diagnosis typically missed or delayed until the condition is advanced. Spirometry is the most...

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Evaluating Diagnosis and Treatment Patterns of COPD in Primary Care.

Many patients with COPD are misdiagnosed or under-treated. The characteristics of COPD patients and the patterns of treatment have not been well characterized in primary care settings. The...

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Physiology and consequences of lung hyperinflation in COPD.

Lung hyperinflation commonly accompanies expiratory flow limitation in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and contributes importantly to morbidity and an impoverished...

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Clinical trials

Comparison of Propofol and Dexmedetomidine to Treat Hyperactive and Mixed ICU Delirium - the Basel ProDex Randomized Trial

In this randomized study, the investigators aim to test the hypothesis that the reinstitution of a normal circadian rhythm by continuous infusions of dexmedetomidine compared to propofol between 8pm and 6am...

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Study of abiraterone acetate plus ADT versus apalatumide versus abiraterone and apalatumide in patients with advanced prostate cancer with non-castrate testosterone levels

Evaluation of the activity, safety and patients reported outcome of ADT plus abiraterone, abiraterone plus APALUTAMIDE (a second-generation antiandrogen) or APALUTAMIDE alone in hormone naïve locally advanced...

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Olaparib with or without cediranib in treating patients with metastatic hormone-resistant prostate cancer

This randomized phase II trial studies how well olaparib with or without cediranib works in treating patients with hormone-resistant prostate cancer that has spread to other places in the body.

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Blog Posts

Professor Gerhard Pölzl

Acute and Advanced Heart Failure: new data, new studies, new opinions, new trends.

Posted 12 days ago

Professor Gerhard Pölzl focuses on the therapeutic options for acute and advanced heart failure.

Fiona Holland

What to say and do when someone has cancer

Posted 5 months ago

Ahead of World Cancer Day on Saturday (February 4), Fiona Holland, Psychology Lecturer, discusses what to say and what not to say to someone with cancer.

Liam Farrell

Bad smells are good

Posted 9 months ago

Delicacy is not a virtue in this job.

CME

Treatment Optimisation in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia

Treatment Optimisation in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia
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Heart failure: clinical review

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Palliative care in patients with heart failure

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