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Phase III trial of Inflectra (infliximab CT-P13) meets endpoint in Crohn’s disease- Pfizer and Celltrion Healthcare

Data announced by Pfizer and Celltrion Healthcare showed that for patients with moderate-to-severe Crohn’s disease (CD), treatment with Inflectra (infliximab...

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Tivantinib fails to meet endpoint in METIV-HCC Phase III trial for hepatocellular carcinoma.- ArQule Inc. + Daiichi Sankyo

ArQule, Inc.and Daiichi Sankyo announced that the METIV-HCC phase III study of tivantinib in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) did not meet...

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Phase III ADMIRE-CD clinical trial of Cx 601 (adipose-derived stem cells) shows long term remission in Crohn's disease- Takeda/TiGenix

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company and TiGenix announced new data from the Phase III ADMIRE-CD clinical trial, which indicated that Cx 601,...

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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

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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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Evidence-based indications for the use of PET-CT in the United Kingdom 2016

Since its introduction into clinical practice in the UK 26 years ago, positorn emission tomography (PET) followed by positron emission tomography-computed tomography...

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Non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma: diagnosis and management: NICE Guidelines

This guideline covers diagnosing and managing non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in people aged 16 years and over.

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Journal articles

Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL): ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines for diagnosis, treatment and follow-up.

Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) constitutes 30%–58% of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma series. The crude incidence in Europe is 3.8/100 000/year [1]. The incidence increases with age and varies

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Toxicity and response criteria of the Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group.

Standard criteria for toxicity and for response to treatment are important prerequisites to the conduct of cancer trials. The Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group criteria for toxicity and...

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Newly diagnosed and relapsed follicular lymphoma: ESMO Clinical Practice Guidelines for diagnosis, treatment and follow-up.

Follicular lymphomas (FLs) are the second most frequent subtype of nodal lymphoid malignancies in Western Europe. The annual incidence of this disease has rapidly increased during recent decades...

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Blog Posts

Fiona Holland

What to say and do when someone has cancer

Posted 19 days 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 4 months ago

Delicacy is not a virtue in this job.

Joyce Lee

Healthcare Provider: Think Like a Designer!

Posted 1 year ago

Joyce Lee puts forward the case for healthcare providers using goal-directed design. Should we treat patients in order to facilitate their personal treatment goals rather than aiming to simply reduce their symptoms? Do statistical and scientific methodologies neglect the psychosocial emotional management of patients?