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PSA Test for Screening of Prostate Cancer Has No Impact on the Overall Mortality

A systematic review and meta-analysis of studies evaluated the efficacy and safety of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test for screening of prostate...

24 Sep, 2018

 
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FDA Approves Fremanezumab for Migraine Prevention in Adults

The humanized monoclonal antibody fremanezumab-vfrm has received an US FDA approval for migraine prevention in adults1. Fremanezumab, an injectable...

22 Sep, 2018

 
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Choosing the Right PPI in Patients Administered Voriconazole

Results of a recent in vitro pharmacokinetic study evaluating inhibitory effects of proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) on voriconazole (VRC) metabolism...

21 Sep, 2018

 
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Microvascular Complications: Significant Predictors of Stroke in Diabetes Patients

Presence of microvascular complications amongst type-2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) patients is a significant predictor of stroke, stated a recent study...

20 Sep, 2018

 
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Key Trials

Evaluation of the Demographics, Diagnosis and Monitoring, Management, Device Usage and Adherence Among COPD Patients: A Survey of Doctors in Nepal

A recent survey determined that there was a high burden of COPD among females as-well-as non-smokers in Nepal. Doctors in Nepal were following GOLD...

Doctors’ Perception of Diagnosis and Management of Asthma in Malaysia: A Survey of Doctors

This survey of doctors in Malaysia revealed that spirometry and peak flow meter use could be increased. Budesonide, Salmeterol/fluticasone,...

Sustained Reduction in Incident Diabetes Even 3 Years after Withdrawal of Active SMS-based Lifestyle Intervention

An Indian study demonstrates persistent reduction in risk of T2DM even 3 years after withdrawal of active SMS-based lifestyle intervention.  

Indian Prospective Study Comparing the Nephrotoxicity of Colistin and Polymyxin B Administered in Currently Recommended Doses

Polymyxins have been associated with a risk of nephrotoxicity. Different studies have evaluated the toxicity of polymyxins and have demonstrated a...

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Mental Health in Old Age

This slide set contains basic understanding of common mental health problems in old age, early warning signs and tips for better mental health care...

 
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Substance Abuse

This slide set discusses the issue of substance abuse in India with the risk factors, common reasons, early signs, and treatment of substance abuse...

 
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Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

This slide set contains general understanding of principal features, risk factors, and treatment for ADHD in children and adults.  

 
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Mental health

This slide set discusses the importance of mental health, factors contributing to mental health issues, and ways to maintain positive mental health...

 
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Synchrobreathe Technical Dossier

The inhaled route of drug delivery is the mainstay for treating chronic respiratory diseases like asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (...

Clarithromycin: An Emerging Treatment Recourse in Lower Respiratory Tract Infections

Parenteral macrolide therapy is needed for patients with moderate to severe CAP/AECB. This booklet gives an overview of the efficacy and safety of...

Optimizing Inhaled Drug Delivery: Focus on Dry Powder Inhalers

Inhalation therapy is the main route of drug administration in patients with asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). Inhaled drug...

Omalizumab for Management of Severe Allergic Asthma: Your Questions Answered

This booklet addresses common queries on diagnosing and identifying severe asthma and management with Omalizumab.

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Understanding Parkinson’s Disease

The article consists of basic information on Parkinson’s disease, its common features, management and tips to cope with the disease.  

Mental Health in Old Age

This slide set contains basic understanding of common mental health problems in old age, early warning signs and tips for better mental health care...

Substance Abuse

This slide set discusses the issue of substance abuse in India with the risk factors, common reasons, early signs, and treatment of substance abuse...

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

This slide set contains general understanding of principal features, risk factors, and treatment for ADHD in children and adults.  

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