CME/CE articles from The Clinical Advisor

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FDA approves expands use of diabetic retinopathy drug

The FDA has granted expanded the use of Eylea injection to treat diabetic retinopathy in patients with diabetic macular edema (DME).

Intensive weight management, bariatric surgery yield similar results in type 2 diabetes

Both bariatric surgery and intensive weight management yielded similar improvements in HbA1c, weight loss and quality of life.

Nurse practitioner faces non-compete battle with former employer

Only two states, New Jersey and Massachusetts, have ruled on patients' rights in a non-compete situation thus far.

Losing 30 minutes of sleep may increase obesity risk

For every 30 minutes of lost weekday sleep, the risk of obesity and insulin resistance increased substantially.

Most psoriasis patients being treated accordingly

Providers may have not made changes to treatment strategies due to the high effectiveness of biologics in most visits.