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

Latest news articles

Added 20 days ago Drug news

BAY94 9027,a long-acting site-specifically PEGylated recombinant human Factor VIII is filed at FDA for treatment of Hemophilia A.-Bayer

Bayer AG announced the submission of a Biologics License Application (BLA) with the FDA for its long-acting site-specifically PEGylated recombinant...

Added 25 days ago Drug news

NICE recommends Adcetris (brentuximab vedotin) as a treatment for relapsed or refractory systemic anaplastic large cell lymphoma.-Takeda Oncology.

The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) has issued new guidance supporting Adcetris (brentuximab vedotin) from Takeda Oncology...

Added 28 days ago Drug news

FDA accepts BLA for emicizumab prophylaxis (preventative) as a once-weekly subcutaneous treatment for adults, adolescents and children with hemophilia A with factor VIII inhibitors.- Genentech/Roche

Genentech, announced that the FDA has accepted the company’s Biologics License Application (BLA) and granted Priority Review for emicizumab prophylaxis...

Search all news articles for Pathology and clinical laboratory
 

 

Learning Zones

An epgonline.org Learning Zone (LZ) is an area of the site dedicated to providing detailed self-directed medical education about a disease, condition or procedure.

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (CLL)

Refine your knowledge of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL) with information on pathophysiology, diagnosis, treatment options and more

Visit Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia (CLL)

Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria (CSU)

Use our patient case studies to discover how experts diagnose and treat chronic spontaneous urticaria

+ 3 more

Visit Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria (CSU)

Transplantation

See information on best practice in solid organ transplantation, and expert discussions on related hot topics.

Visit Transplantation

 

Guidelines

Blood grouping and antibody testing in pregnancy

The purpose of the guideline is to make evidence based recommendations for the application of blood grouping and red cell...

Added 1 year ago

Coeliac disease: recognition, assessment and management

This guideline covers the recognition, assessment and management of coeliac disease in children, young people and adults. It updates and...

Added 2 years ago

Diagnosing prostate cancer: PROGENSA PCA3 assay and Prostate Health Index

NICE has not recommended the PROGENSA PCA3 assay and the Prostate Health Index for use in people having investigations for...

Added 2 years ago

Search all guidelines for Pathology and clinical laboratory
 

Journal articles

Definitions of quality of life: what has happened and how to move on.

Quality of life (QOL) is an important outcome in spinal cord injury (SCI) rehabilitation, but it is unclear how to define and measure it.

Added 3 months ago

Molecular diagnosis of prostate cancer: PCA3 and TMPRSS2:ERG gene fusion.

Widespread prostate specific antigen screening together with the increase in the number of biopsy cores has led to increased prostate cancer incidence.

Added 4 months ago

Fluid management in sepsis: The potential beneficial effects of albumin

Fluid administration is a key intervention in hemodynamic resuscitation. Timely expansion (or restoration) of plasma volume may prevent tissue hypoxia and help to preserve organ function.

Added 6 months ago

Search all journal articles for Pathology and clinical laboratory
 

Clinical trials

Transperineal, MRI-guided, Prostate Biopsy

Primary purpose: Complications and rehospitalizations after transperineal prostate biopsy MRI-guided are reduced than transrectal prostate biopsies. Secondary purposes: - Patients...

Added 2 years ago

Rapid Medical Donation Programme for Breast Cancer (LEGACY)

Treatment of breast cancer has traditionally been based on the primary tumour's features in the breast. Only recently, when cancer...

Added 4 years ago

Non Ivasive Prenatal Diagnosis (NIPD) of Cystic Fibrosis

The purprose of this study is to develop and validate an analytical and clinical NIPD test for cystic fibrosis from...

Added 4 years ago

Search all clinical trials for Pathology and clinical laboratory
 

Blog Posts

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?

CME

Confidentiality

Accrediting body
Union of European Medical Specialists (via European Accreditation Council for CME)
Credits available
1
Registration required
1
Subscription fee
90

Breaking bad news: a how to do it guide

Accrediting body
Union of European Medical Specialists (via European Accreditation Council for CME)
Credits available
0
Registration required
1
Subscription fee
90

Consent

Accrediting body
Union of European Medical Specialists (via European Accreditation Council for CME)
Credits available
1
Registration required
1
Subscription fee
90
Search all CME for Pathology and clinical laboratory