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Saturday, October 25, 2014
By Davy James, Associate Editor
Nanotechnology and shortwave infrared light reveals small tumors and cardiovascular lesions deep inside body.
Saturday, October 25, 2014
Hexavalent vaccine protects against diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, polio, invasive disease caused by Haemophilus influenzae type b, and hepatitis B.
Friday, October 24, 2014
By Davy James, Associate Editor
Obizur treats a bleeding disorder caused by the development of antibodies directed against a protein that inhibits blood clotting.
Friday, October 24, 2014
By Davy James, Associate Editor
Three people who were in close contact with an Ebola patient have been placed under quarantine.
Thursday, October 23, 2014
By Davy James, Associate Editor
Diplomat CEO discusses the company’s initial public offering and developing trends in the industry.
Thursday, October 23, 2014
By Frieda Wiley, PharmD, CGP
Treatment success often depends on the stage of the infection in which they are administered.
Thursday, October 23, 2014
By Eileen Oldfield, Associate Editor
Further studies needed to evaluate sleep-related risk factors in IBD, authors say.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
By Eileen Oldfield, Associate Editor
Researchers found significant improvements in overall survival and in disease-free survival in patients who received trastuzumab in addition to chemotherapy.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
By Michael R. Page, PharmD, RPh
Learn about the strains involved in the current and past epidemics, the features of the Ebola virus, information about aerosolized spread, and treatments in development.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
By Ryan Nolan, PharmD, MBA, CSP and Gary Rice, RPh, MS, MBA, CSP
This activity is supported by educational grants from AbbVie Inc and LEO Pharma Inc.
Physician's Money Digest
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Surgical simulation is becoming an increasingly important educational tool and performance metric in the training of orthopedic surgeons. Understanding and visualizing a surgical procedure before executing it in practice is crucial to surgical training success.