CME/CE articles from The Clinical Advisor


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Fetal death, stillbirth up with higher maternal BMI

Overweight and obese women have an increased risk for poor birth outcomes compared with normal-weight women.

Novel therapy effective for plaque psoriasis

Guselkumab is an investigational human monoclonal antibody directed specifically against IL-23.

Fewer type 2 diabetes cases go undiagnosed

Prevalence higher and glycemic control poorer in non-Hispanic blacks and Mexican-Americans, but lower percentage of type 2 diabetes cases left undiagnosed overall.

Second oral tablet approved for grass allergies

Merck's Grastek becomes the second sublingual treatment for grass pollen-induced allergic rhinitis with or without conjunctivitis.

FDA approves weekly GLP-1 agonist for type 2 diabetes

The drug is indicated for improving glycemic control along with diet and exercise.