February 2014

FDA Cracks Down on Indian Companies Making US-Bound Meds

February 03, 2014

What Your Patients Are Reading

FDA investigators have stepped up investigations of Indian drug manufacturers and issued "a flood" of warning letters and fines for providing falsified drug test results and selling fake medications.

News & Trends

February 03, 2014

News & Trends

New female-specific guidelines have been issued by the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association to more accurately reflect the risk of stroke in women across the lifespan and to address the gaps in current risk scores.

The Hospital Merger Boom: Pay Close Attention

February 03, 2014

Letter from the Publisher

Hospital mergers are booming, and this is as a result of the drive for efficiencies, the desire to ensure market positions regionally, and a stunning overhaul of the hospital landscape.

Meeting Report: World Diabetes Congress

February 03, 2014

Meeting Report

Five presentations from the World Diabetes Congress are highlighted, covering studies of long-acting Lantus insulin, affordability of care, DPP-4 inhibitors and heart failure in diabetes, brown versus white rice to reduce obesity and diabetes, and the converging pandemics of diabetes and tuberculosis.