May 2015 Briefing - Pharmacy

Share this content:

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Pharmacy for May 2015. This roundup includes the latest research news from journal articles, as well as the FDA approvals and regulatory changes that are the most likely to affect clinical practice.

Greater Benefit for Early Antiretroviral Tx Initiation in HIV

FRIDAY, May 29, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Patients with HIV should start antiretroviral therapy as soon as they're diagnosed, according to research findings from the Strategic Timing of AntiRetroviral Treatment (START) study, the first large-scale randomized clinical trial to establish that earlier antiretroviral treatment benefits all HIV-infected individuals.

More Information

FDA Approves Rapamune for Lymphangioleiomyomatosis

FRIDAY, May 29, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Rapamune (sirolimus) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM), a rare, progressive lung disease that mostly affects women of childbearing age.

More Information

Celecoxib Safe, Effective for Brucellosis-Associated Depression

FRIDAY, May 29, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Celecoxib seems safe and effective for treatment of depression due to acute brucellosis, according to a study published online May 26 in the Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Weight-Based Enoxoparin Dosing Best for Obese After C-Section

FRIDAY, May 29, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Weight-based dosing of enoxaparin is more effective than body mass index (BMI)-based dosing for venous thromboembolism prophylaxis among morbidly obese women after cesarean delivery, according to a study published in the June issue of Obstetrics & Gynecology.

Full Text

Metformin Linked With Lower Open-Angle Glaucoma Risk

THURSDAY, May 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Metformin is associated with a lower risk of developing open-angle glaucoma (OAG), according to a study published online May 28 in JAMA Ophthalmology.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

FDA: Two Drugs Approved for Irritable Bowel Syndrome

THURSDAY, May 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Two new therapies to treat irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) accompanied by diarrhea in adults have been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

More Information

Primary Androgen Deprivation Tx May Raise DM Risk by 60 Percent

THURSDAY, May 28, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Primary androgen deprivation therapy increases diabetes risk, particularly in men under 70 years of age, according to research published in the June issue of The Journal of Urology.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Pre-Op β-Blockers May Work Against Heart-Healthy Patients

WEDNESDAY, May 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- While patients with three or four heart risk factors should still be given a β-blocker before surgery, those with no risk for heart disease shouldn't get the medication as it might lower the odds of a good outcome, according to a report published online May 27 in JAMA Surgery.

Abstract
Full Text

Higher Risk of VTE With Newer Forms of Oral Contraceptives

WEDNESDAY, May 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Newer forms of combined oral contraceptives pills (OCPs) -- brands such as Yaz, Yasmin, and Desogen -- are associated with a higher risk of venous thromboembolism than older versions, according to research published online May 26 in The BMJ.

Full Text
Editorial

HSV-Derived Immunotherapy Promising in Advanced Melanoma

WEDNESDAY, May 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A genetically engineered form of the herpes virus is showing promise in slowing the progression of melanoma, according to research published online May 26 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Fat, Protein, Glycemic Index All Modify Postprandial Glycemia

WEDNESDAY, May 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Dietary fat, protein, and glycemic index (GI) modify postprandial glycemia in type 1 diabetes, according to a review published in the June issue of Diabetes Care.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Caution Urged When Using EHR Shortcut Features

TUESDAY, May 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Caution should be exercised with use of electronic health record (EHR) documentation short cuts, according to a report published in Medical Economics.

More Information

Antiatherosclerotic Activity ID'd for MTX, Adalimumab in RA

TUESDAY, May 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Potential mechanisms for the antiatherosclerotic activity of methotrexate (MTX) and adalimumab in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) have been identified, according to a study published in the May issue of Arthritis & Rheumatology.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Costs of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome on the Rise

TUESDAY, May 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The number of infants born to American mothers who are chronic opioid users is rising, as are the costs of treatment of neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS), researchers report. The findings were published online May 15 in the Journal of Addiction Medicine.

Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Gender-Based Differences in Glycemic Control in T2DM

TUESDAY, May 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- For patients with type 2 diabetes, there are gender-based differences in glycemic control and hypoglycemia after insulin treatment, according to research published in the June issue of Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism.

Abstract
Full Text

Increasing Omega-3 Intake May Boost Cognitive Flexibility

TUESDAY, May 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Consuming more omega-3 fatty acids may benefit patients at risk for Alzheimer's disease, according to a new study published online May 21 in Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience.

Abstract
Full Text

ACOG Urges Expedited Partner Therapy for Some STIs

FRIDAY, May 22, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- For patients with sexually transmitted infections (STIs), such as gonorrhea and chlamydia, whose partners are unable or unwilling to seek care, expedited partner therapy can be used to prevent reinfection, according to a Committee Opinion published in the June issue of Obstetrics & Gynecology.

Full Text

Probiotic Mixture VSL#3 Shows Promise for Crohn's Recurrence

FRIDAY, May 22, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The probiotic VSL#3, which includes eight different bacterial probiotic species, may be beneficial for preventing Crohn's disease recurrence, according to a study published in the May issue of Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.

Abstract
Full Text

CDC: Smoking Rates on Decline in Many States

FRIDAY, May 22, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Cigarette smoking continues to decline in about half of American states, according to the latest U.S. government estimates. The new report was published in the May 22 issue of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report.

Full Text

Beloranib Safe, Efficacious for Weight Loss in Obesity

FRIDAY, May 22, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Beloranib seems efficacious and safe for weight loss in obese patients, according to a study published in the June issue of Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism.

Abstract
Full Text

Caffeine Intake Linked to Lower Risk of Erectile Dysfunction

THURSDAY, May 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Men who consume more caffeine each day may have a lower risk of erectile dysfunction, according to a new study published online April 28 in PLOS One.

Full Text

Proper Analysis Over Intuition for Avoiding Improper Antibiotic Use

THURSDAY, May 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Misdiagnosis often leads to improper antibiotic use in hospitals, according to a study published online May 18 in Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology, the journal of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America.

Abstract
Full Text

Fixed-Course Antibiotics Good for Intraabdominal Infection

WEDNESDAY, May 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- For patients with complicated intraabdominal infection, outcomes are similar for fixed-duration antibiotic therapy and antibiotic therapy that is extended until symptom resolution, according to a study published in the May 21 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.

Abstract
Full Text
Editorial

Enoxaparin Prevents VTEs in Advanced Pancreatic Cancer

WEDNESDAY, May 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- For patients with advanced pancreatic cancer (APC), enoxaparin is effective for prevention and treatment of venous thromboembolic events (VTEs), according to a study published online May 18 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Prednisone for Sciatica No Better Than Placebo

WEDNESDAY, May 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Oral prednisone is no more effective than placebo for sciatica pain and provide only modest improvement in function, researchers report in the May 19 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.

Abstract
Full Text

Statins, Fibrates Linked to 30% Lower Stroke Risk in Elderly

WEDNESDAY, May 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Older patients taking statins or fibrates saw their risk of stroke over almost a decade decline by about one-third, according to a report published online May 19 in The BMJ.

Full Text
Editorial

Changes Observed in HbA1c During Ramadan

WEDNESDAY, May 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- For patients with type 2 diabetes, during Ramadan, the greatest change among metabolic parameters is seen for glycemia, according to a study published online May 13 in the Journal of Diabetes Investigation.

Abstract
Full Text

Hospital Stays Longer Without Prophylactic Laxatives

WEDNESDAY, May 20, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Failure to use prophylactic laxatives in elderly congestive heart failure (CHF) patients who use laxatives at home is associated with a significantly longer hospital length of stay (LOS), according to a study published online May 13 in the Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Meds Offer Slight Symptom Relief in Overactive Bladder

TUESDAY, May 19, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- For women with overactive bladder, medications delivered as a daily dose correlate with small reductions in urge incontinence episodes and voiding, according to a review published online May 6 in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Discovery Paves New Path for Opioid Production

TUESDAY, May 19, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A new study published online May 18 in Nature Chemical Biology describes all but one step of an engineered yeast pathway that can convert glucose into a "microbial factory" for producing morphine and potentially other drugs, including antibiotics and cancer therapeutics.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Pain Med Rx + Medical Cannabis Doesn't Seem to Up Abuse Risk

TUESDAY, May 19, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Medical marijuana users don't appear to increase their risk for drug or alcohol abuse if they also take prescription pain medications (PPMs), according to research published in the May issue of the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs.

Abstract
Full Text

FDA: Watch for Ketoacidosis With SGLT2 Inhibitors

MONDAY, May 18, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning about the risk of ketoacidosis with use of sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT2) inhibitors.

More Information

Early Insulin Initiation Beneficial in Seniors With T2DM

MONDAY, May 18, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- For older Medicare beneficiaries with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), early insulin initiation offers clinical benefit, according to a study published online May 8 in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Short Time to Eligibility for ART in Young HIV-Infected Adults

FRIDAY, May 15, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- More than one-third of young HIV-infected adults with CD4 cell count >500 cells/µl became eligible for antiretroviral therapy (ART) at a CD4 cell count of <350 cells/µl over a median of two years, according to a study published online May 11 in HIV Medicine.

Abstract
Full Text

Tramadol-Related ER Visits Up 2005 to 2011

THURSDAY, May 14, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- There was a sharp rise in the number of emergency department visits involving tramadol between 2005 and 2011, two new government reports show.

More Information

Study Considers Antibiotics-First Approach to Appendicitis

THURSDAY, May 14, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- An antibiotics-first approach could be considered for specific patients with appendicitis, according to a case vignette published in the May 14 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.

Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Financial Incentives Effective in Smoking Cessation

THURSDAY, May 14, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Paying smokers to quit seems to work better than offering them free counseling and nicotine replacement therapy, new research suggests. The report was published online May 13 in the New England Journal of Medicine.

Abstract
Full Text
Editorial

TAS-102 Ups Overall Survival in Refractory Metastatic CRC

THURSDAY, May 14, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- For patients with refractory metastatic colorectal cancer, the oral agent TAS-102, that combines trifluridine and tipiracil hydrochloride, is associated with improved overall survival, according to a phase 3 study published in the May 14 issue the New England Journal of Medicine.

Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

HPV Vaccination of Females Has Some Indirect Benefit for Males

WEDNESDAY, May 13, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Males benefit indirectly when girls are immunized against human papillomavirus (HPV), according to a new study published online May 12 in The BMJ.

Full Text
Editorial

Medical Marijuana Fails to Improve Symptoms in Dementia

WEDNESDAY, May 13, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Low-dose oral tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) may not ease the common behavioral symptoms that affect people with dementia, according to a small study published online May 13 in Neurology.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

ADT for Prostate Cancer Tied to Impaired Cognition

WEDNESDAY, May 13, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Men undergoing androgen-deprivation therapy (ADT) to treat prostate cancer may experience impaired cognitive function within the first six months that persists for at least a year, a new study suggests. The report was published online May 11 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Positive + Negative Treatment Recs Cut Antibiotic Rx

WEDNESDAY, May 13, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- For children with viral acute respiratory tract infection (ARTI), combined use of positive and negative treatment recommendations is associated with reduced risk of antibiotic prescribing, according to a study published in the May/June issue of the Annals of Family Medicine.

Abstract
Full Text

No Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes for Tdap at 32 Weeks

WEDNESDAY, May 13, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Tetanus, diphtheria, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccination at 32 weeks of gestation is not associated with adverse pregnancy or neonatal outcomes, according to a study published online May 6 in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

New Health Care Index Reports Increases in Consumer Costs

TUESDAY, May 12, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A new Health Care Index shows increases in consumer costs, according to a report published by U.S. News & World Report.

More Information

Codeine Rx for New Mothers Trending Down

TUESDAY, May 12, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Fewer new mothers have been prescribed codeine since public health officials warned about a rare, but potential risk of overdose for breastfeeding babies, according to study results reported in the May 12 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.

Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Survival Improving for Women With Ovarian Cancer

TUESDAY, May 12, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Women diagnosed with ovarian cancer are now much more likely to survive the disease than they were several decades ago, according to research published online May 6 in Obstetrics & Gynecology.

Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Nondisclosure Clauses Often Used in Malpractice Settlements

TUESDAY, May 12, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Nondisclosure clauses are frequently used in malpractice settlement agreements, according to research published online May 11 in JAMA Internal Medicine.

Abstract
Full Text
Editorial

Chlorofluorocarbon Ban Tied to Sharp Rise in Inhaler Cost

MONDAY, May 11, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Federal action to protect the ozone layer has resulted in a dramatic increase in the cost of asthma inhalers in recent years, according to new research. The study, published online May 11 in JAMA Internal Medicine, is the first-ever attempt to assess the impact of the ban on out-of-pocket costs for albuterol inhalers.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)
Editorial (subscription or payment may be required)
Perspective (subscription or payment may be required)

FDA Approves Avelox for Treatment of Plague

MONDAY, May 11, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Avelox (moxifloxacin) was approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Friday to treat plague, a rare but deadly bacterial infection that can strike the lungs (pneumonic), blood (septicemic), or lymph nodes (bubonic).

More Information

Prostate CA Patients on Hormone Tx May Benefit From Statin

FRIDAY, May 8, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Statins may slow the progression of prostate cancer in patients receiving androgen deprivation therapy, according to a study published online May 7 in JAMA Oncology.

Abstract
Full Text
Editorial

ACA Tied to Nearly 17 Million Gaining Health Coverage

THURSDAY, May 7, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- As a result of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), nearly 17 million previously uninsured Americans now have health coverage, according to a 2013 to 2015 report from the Rand Corporation.

Abstract
Full Text

CDC: Mortality Rate Declining Among Aging Boomers

THURSDAY, May 7, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A new study finds mixed results for the health of America's aging "Baby Boom" generation, with nearly half of people ages 55 to 64 taking a prescription cardiovascular drug and about one in five dealing with diabetes. However, the report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also finds that the overall mortality rate in this age group has gone down over the past decade.

More Information

Both Omega-3, Placebo Help With Aromatase Inhibitor-Induced Pain

THURSDAY, May 7, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- For patients with early-stage breast cancer treated with aromatase inhibitors (AIs), arthralgia is improved with omega-3 fatty acid (O3-FA) treatment and with placebo, according to a study published online May 4 in the Journal of Clinical Oncology.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)
Editorial

Acupuncture Effective for Post-Tonsillectomy Pain in Children

WEDNESDAY, May 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Acupuncture, in addition to conventional analgesic treatment, is an effective treatment for post-tonsillectomy pain in children, according to a study published in the June issue of Pediatric Anesthesia.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Texting Cuts Patients' Need for Pain Meds During Surgery

WEDNESDAY, May 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Texting during minor surgery cuts the need for pain relievers among patients receiving regional anesthesia, according to a brief research report published in the April issue of Pain Medicine.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Full Rx Coverage Ups Outcomes for Patients Discharged After MI

WEDNESDAY, May 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- For patients discharged from hospital after myocardial infarction, full prescription coverage is associated with improved health outcomes and less resource use, according to research published online May 5 in Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)
Editorial (subscription or payment may be required)

Non-Toxic Version of C. Difficile May Help Fight Infection

WEDNESDAY, May 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers may have found a new way to combat Clostridium difficile (C. difficile) infection: a friendly version of the culprit bacteria itself. Their findings were published in the May 5 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Statins Don't Reduce Psoriasis Risk

WEDNESDAY, May 6, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Statin use does not lower the risk of psoriasis, according to a study published online April 20 in the British Journal of Dermatology.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Experimental Drug Combo Shows Success in HCV Treatment

TUESDAY, May 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Researchers have released yet another study finding impressive results for an experimental drug combo that aims to rid the body of hepatitis C. The study is published in the May 5 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)
Editorial (subscription or payment may be required)

Digoxin Tied to Higher Mortality Risk in A-Fib, Heart Failure

TUESDAY, May 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Use of digoxin may increase the risk of premature death in patients with atrial fibrillation and heart failure, according to research published online May 4 in the European Heart Journal.

Full Text

USPSTF: Not Enough Data on E-Cigarettes As Cessation Aid

TUESDAY, May 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- There's not enough data to decide whether or not electronic cigarettes can help smokers quit, according to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF).

Evidence Review
Draft Recommendation
Comment on Recommendation

FDA Petitioned to Stop Sales of Essure Implant

TUESDAY, May 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Bayer's contraceptive implant Essure can cause serious complications and should be taken off the market, says a citizen's petition filed with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Health Highlights: May 4, 2015
More Information

High-Value Research of 2014 Presented for Geriatric Medicine

TUESDAY, May 5, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Articles relating to overtreatment of cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, and dementia care, as well as reduction of polypharmacy and adverse drug effects, are included in a special update summary published online April 30 in the Annals of Internal Medicine.

Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Statins Linked to Improved Survival in Lung Cancer

MONDAY, May 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Use of statins for a year before a diagnosis of lung cancer is associated with a 12 percent lower risk of cancer-specific mortality, new research suggests. The study findings are published in the May issue of Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Waning Immunity Seen Post-Tdap Booster in Preteens

MONDAY, May 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- The tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccine given to preteens loses a large measure of effectiveness within a few years, new research reveals. The study findings are published online May 4 in Pediatrics.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)
Editorial (subscription or payment may be required)

High Doses of Triptorelin Needed for Ovarian Suppression in SLE

MONDAY, May 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- For female patients with childhood-onset systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) who require treatment with cyclophosphamide, sustained complete ovarian suppression is achieved in 90 percent of the patients with triptorelin at a weight-adjusted dose of 120 µg/kg body weight, according to a study published in the May issue of Arthritis & Rheumatology.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Cuts in Epilepsy Drugs Boost Children's Post-Op IQ

MONDAY, May 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Withdrawal of antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) in children is tied to higher IQ post-epilepsy surgery, according to a study published online April 21 in the Annals of Neurology.

Abstract
Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Trade-Off for Six Weeks Versus Six Months of Triple Tx Post Stent

MONDAY, May 4, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- For patients receiving oral anticoagulation after drug-eluting stent implantation, six weeks of triple therapy is not superior to six months of therapy with respect to net clinical outcomes, according to a study published in the April 28 issue of the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.

Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)
Editorial (subscription or payment may be required)

Church-Based Intervention Linked to Healthy Lifestyle Changes

FRIDAY, May 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- A pilot church-based diabetes self-management intervention in a Latino community is associated with improvement in lifestyle factors that affect diabetes risk, according to a study published online April 28 in the Journal of General Internal Medicine.

Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

FDA Approves Raplixa to Help Control Surgical Bleeding

FRIDAY, May 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Raplixa (human fibrin sealant) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to help control bleeding during surgery, the agency said in a news release.

More Information

Nitrofurantoin Not Best Choice for UTIs in Older Women

FRIDAY, May 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Nitrofurantoin may not be the most effective option for treatment of urinary tract infections in older women, according to a new study published online April 27 in CMAJ, the journal of the Canadian Medical Association.

Abstract
Full Text

High-Value Research of 2014 Presented for Internal Medicine

FRIDAY, May 1, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Articles relating to atrial fibrillation, venous thromboembolism, acute bronchitis, ambulatory blood pressure monitoring for hypertension screening, and guidelines relevant to generalist practice are included in a special update summary published online April 30 in the Annals of Internal Medicine.

Full Text (subscription or payment may be required)

Share this content:

is free, fast, and customized just for you!




Already a member?

Sign In Now »

Trending Activities

All Professions

Drug Lookup

Browse drugs by: BrandGenericDisease

More in Home

Trends in HIV/AIDS Have Worsened in African-Americans

Trends in HIV/AIDS Have Worsened in African-Americans

Action plan developed for community leaders that can reduce the disparity in HIV/AIDS

cfDNA Screening First for Trisomy 21 Doesn't Cut Miscarriage Rate

cfDNA Screening First for Trisomy 21 Doesn't Cut ...

Invasive testing if positive for trisomy 21 on cfDNA screen compared with immediate invasive testing

HPV Legislation Doesn't Impact Teen Sexual Behaviors

HPV Legislation Doesn't Impact Teen Sexual Behaviors

No substantive or significant associations between HPV legislation and adolescent sexual behaviors

is free, fast, and customized just for you!




Already a member?

Sign In Now »