A recent survey found that a substantial number of clinicians believe e-cigarettes can help patients reduce or stop smoking, with 37.9% stating they having recommended e-cigarettes to patients who smoke.
Here are the changes for the 2016-2017 flu season.
A new study published in The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition found that regular-fat cheese consumption, compared to reduced-fat cheese or an isocaloric amount of carbohydrate-rich foods, did not change LDL cholesterol levels and metabolic syndrome risk factors.
In patients with diabetes mellitus with coronary artery disease, ticagrelor provided similar or greater inhibition of ADP-induced platelet reactivity vs. prasugrel in the acute and chronic phases of treatment, an article in Circulation reported.
Mallinckrodt announced that the FDA has granted Fast Track designation to the Investigational New Drug (IND) application of Synacthen Depot (tetracosactide) for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD).