• 85358+ Medical Conferences
  • 201 Specialties
  • 10938 Organizers
  • 105803 Speakers
  • 147 Countries
  • 3470 Cities
28453+
CME Conference Registrations Sold

SEARCH NEWS
Or

MONTHLY BRIEFINGS - Oct 2017


Pharmacy News (3690)

Wed, Nov 22, 2017 - Individuals born between 1947 and 1964 have a significantly increased risk of prescription opioid overdose death and heroin overdose death, and those born from 1979 to 1992 also have an increased risk of heroin overdose death, according to a study publish Read More >
Baby Boomers Have Increased Risk of Rx Opioid Overdose Death
Wed, Nov 22, 2017 - Implementation of a guideline can reduce nonindicated use of proton pump inhibitors and histamine-2 receptor antagonists among newborns, according to a study published online Nov. 21 in Pediatrics. Read More >
Guidelines Can Cut Nonindicated Acid-Suppressing Rx in Infants
Wed, Nov 22, 2017 - Immediate access to opioid agonist treatment for patients presenting with opioid use disorder may provide greater health benefits at less cost than observed standard of care, according to a study published online Nov. 21 in the Annals of Internal Medic Read More >
Immediate Access to Opioid Agonists Found Cost-Effective
Wed, Nov 22, 2017 - Oral insulin does not delay onset of type 1 diabetes in autoantibody-positive relatives of patients with type 1 diabetes, according to a study published in the Nov. 21 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association. Read More >
Insulin Doesn't Prevent Diabetes in Relatives of T1DM Patients
Wed, Nov 22, 2017 - In patients with birch pollen allergy, intranasal administration of omalizumab does not result in relevant change of allergen-specific and total immunoglobulin E levels, according to a pilot study published online Oct. 30 in Allergy. Read More >
Intranasal Omalizumab Does Not Increase Serum IgE Levels
Wed, Nov 22, 2017 - Use of oxybenzone (Benzophenone-3) in sunscreen and personal care products should be minimized due to its dermatological and environmental toxicity, according to a review published online Oct. 31 in the Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology. Read More >
Doubts Raised About Use of Products Containing Oxybenzone
Tue, Nov 21, 2017 - For patients with atrial fibrillation, non-vitamin K antagonist oral anticoagulants are associated with lower risks of adverse renal outcomes than warfarin, according to a study published in the Nov. 28 issue of the Journal of the American College of C Read More >
NOACs Show Lower Risk of Adverse Renal Outcomes in A-Fib
Tue, Nov 21, 2017 - 5-fluorouracil is associated with a 74 percent success rate as the initial treatment modality for high-grade intraepithelial vaginal dysplasia, according to a study published online Nov. 7 in Obstetrics & Gynecology. Read More >
5-Fluorouracil Promising for Vaginal Intraepithelial Neoplasia