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Cabozantinib Improves Survival in Advanced Hepatocellular Cancer
 

Cabozantinib results in significantly longer overall and progression-free survival than placebo among patients with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma, according to research in the New England Journal of...
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 BREAKING NEWS

New Rules May Constrain Docs’ Ability to Treat Chronic Pain
 

New laws and regulations designed to limit the use of prescription narcotics may further constrain doctors’ ability to treat patients, according to an article in Medical Economics. Physicians expr...
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 BREAKING NEWS

Health Care Technology Impacts Younger Patient Satisfaction
 

A survey by Black Book Market Research LLC finds 89% of health care consumers younger than 40 are unsatisfied with the technology capabilities of health care organizations. Younger health care consumers...
Thu, 05 Jul 2018 PRACTICE MANAGEMENT

Enzalutamide Improves Outcomes for Aggressive Prostate Cancer
 

(HealthDay News) Enzalutamide treatment can significantly lower risk of metastasis or death in men with rapidly advancing, castration-resistant prostate cancer, according to a phase 3 study in the New E...
Tue, 03 Jul 2018 HEMATOLOGY & ONCOLOGY

Twitter Posts Reveal Use of JUUL Vaporizer by Minors at School
 

(HealthDay News) Data from social media capture early public experiences with the JUUL vaporizer, a nicotine delivery device that is the size and shape of a thumb drive, research in Drug and Alcohol Dep...
Mon, 02 Jul 2018 FAMILY PRACTICE

Initial Outcomes No Worse for Surgical ICU Patients With CA
 

Surgical patients who are admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU) and have cancer do not have worse initial outcomes than those without cancer, according to research in JAMA Surgery. “Cancer is ...
Fri, 29 Jun 2018 BREAKING NEWS

ADA: Closed-Loop Insulin Improves Glycemic Control
 

Use of an automated, closed-loop insulin delivery system results in significantly better glycemic control than conventional subcutaneous insulin therapy among patients with type 2 diabetes receiving non...
Fri, 29 Jun 2018 BREAKING NEWS

AMA: Docs Declare Drug Shortages Public Health Emergency
 

At the annual meeting of the American Medical Association (AMA), physicians adopted policy declaring drug shortages an urgent public health crisis. Many of the drugs currently in shortage are required f...
Thu, 28 Jun 2018 PATIENT CARE REMINDERS