CME/CE articles from The Clinical Advisor

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Phase 1 trial results favorable for new psoriasis drug

The rate of reported adverse events was comparable in both the treatment and placebo groups.

Maryland passes nurse practitioner full-practice authority law

Governor Hogan signed the bill (HB 999/SB 723) into law on May 12, making Maryland the 21st full-practice authority state in the United States.

Reminder system improves human papillomavirus vaccine adherence

The prompted cohort was significantly more likely to complete the vaccine series in a timely manner compared with the unprompted cohort.

Vitamin D aids weight loss in obese, overweight patients

A significantly greater weight decrease was observed in patients assigned to receive vitamin D compared with patients who had no supplementation.

Therapeutic silencing of IL-23 may treat psoriasis

These study findings confirm that the therapeutic silencing of IL-23 is a potential target for psoriasis prevention and management.