• By MedPageToday   -   Jun 17, 2019

    IL-17A DRUG RESCUES MANY REFRACTORY PSORIATIC ARTHRITIS CASES

    Disease abated in half of patients receiving secukinumab after failing other biologics

    Drugs, Arthritis
  • By MedPageToday   -   Jun 17, 2019

    CLINICAL CHALLENGES: WHAT'S NEXT FOR CUTANEOUS SQUAMOUS CELL CARCINOMA?

    Studies planned, underway, and recently completed point to new paths forward in advanced or recurrent disease

    Plan
  • By MedPageToday   -   Jun 17, 2019

    CLINICAL CHALLENGES: TEST YOUR KNOWLEDGE OF CUTANEOUS SQUAMOUS CELL CARCINOMA

    Risk stratification; treatment of advanced disease; unmet needs for new treatment approaches

  • By MedPageToday   -   Jun 17, 2019

    COMBINATION DIET IMPROVES CD IN CHILDREN

    Exclusion Crohn's Disease diet plus partial enteral nutrition produces sustained remissions, is well-tolerated

    Nutrition, Diet
  • By MedPageToday   -   Jun 17, 2019

    PREVENTING TYPE 1 DIABETES; TESTING FOR HIV: IT'S PODMED DOUBLE T!

    This week's topics also include diagnosing meningitis and encephalitis, risks from "white coat hypertension"

    Hypertension, Diabetes
  • By MedPageToday   -   Jun 17, 2019

    QUIZ TIME: WHAT'S THE ROOT OF 'TANNING ADDICTION'?

    You passed medical training, now see if you can pass our weekly quiz

    Tanning
  • By MedPageToday   -   Jun 17, 2019

    'REASSURING' LONG-TERM RESULTS WITH COSENTYX IN PSA

    Most psoriatic arthritis patients saw little radiologic deterioration

    Arthritis
  • By MedPageToday   -   Jun 17, 2019

    TILDRAKIZUMAB DELIVERS IN PHASE IIB PSA STUDY

    More patients achieve PASI90, ACR50 with the anti-interleukin-23p19 monoclonal antibody versus placebo

  • By MedPageToday   -   Jun 16, 2019

    CKD INPATIENTS CONTINUE TO RECEIVE PICCS, DESPITE NEED FOR PRECAUTIONS

    The message of saving veins and ultimately lives has not fully taken hold

  • By MedPageToday   -   Jun 16, 2019

    MACHINE-LEARNING CLASSIFIERS BESTED EXPERTS IN DIAGNOSING SKIN LESIONS

    But these classifiers are unlikely to be used as a standalone

    Skin
  • By MedPageToday   -   Jun 16, 2019

    TAVR IN LOW-RISK PATIENTS: META-ANALYSES HAVE THEIR SAY

    Improved outcomes overall, but not without downsides

  • By MedPageToday   -   Jun 16, 2019

    TRUMP ADMINISTRATION ROLLS OUT FINAL HRA RULE

    Allows employers to give workers tax-free money to buy their own health plans

    Plan
  • By MedPageToday   -   Jun 16, 2019

    RADIATION'S ROLE QUESTIONED IN STAGE III UTERINE CANCER

    Better local control with CRT but more distant recurrences than chemo alone

    Cancer
  • By MedPageToday   -   Jun 16, 2019

    MAKEOVER FOR TAVR VALVES: LOWER PROFILES, BETTER SEALING

    Design features suggest several possibilities for improvement over current devices

  • By MedPageToday   -   Jun 16, 2019

    OLDER RCC PATIENTS LIVE LONGER WITH TARGETED THERAPY

    But real-world data reflect disparity with clinical trial results

  • By MedPageToday   -   Jun 16, 2019

    MEDPAC: END 'INCIDENT TO' BILLING FOR NPS, PAS

    Commission sees no need to update payment rates, seeks to thwart upcoding for emergency services

  • By MedPageToday   -   Jun 16, 2019

    'ON THE WRONG SIDE OF HISTORY': WHAT WE HEARD THIS WEEK

    Quotable quotes from MedPage Today 's sources

  • By MedPageToday   -   Jun 16, 2019

    PATIENTS AREN'T BLAMELESS; DOCS 'NOTORIOUSLY BAD' AT GIVING BAD NEWS

    Must reads about the latest news and trends in healthcare careers

  • By MedPageToday   -   Jun 15, 2019

    OPIOID EPIDEMIC FUELS RISE IN HEARTS FOR TRANSPLANTATION

    Recipients with overdose-death donor hearts have similar outcomes versus those without, study shows

  • By MedPageToday   -   Jun 15, 2019

    PRICEY BRAIN PROTECTION DEVICES OF QUESTIONABLE VALUE IN TAVR

    Can TAVR programs survive using filters, deflectors in every case?

    Brain