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Medical team reports acute findings from Havana embassy phenomenon

Dr. Michael Hoffer, lead author Credit: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine A team of University of Miami Miller School of Medicine faculty, along with collaborators from the University ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Post Acute Medical rehab hospital opening in February

As Kent County continues to age, the need for more healthcare facilities catering to geriatric patients will grow. Post Acute Medical LLC will open a rehabilitation hospital in Dover in early February 2019. The 34-bed medical facility will employ 150 people.

Source: The News Journal
Published: 11 Dec 2018

Rapid assignment of molecularly driven treatment feasible for acute myeloid leukemia

SAN DIEGO — Clinicians used genetic information to match patients with acute myeloid leukemia to molecularly targeted ... This study demonstrates that the precision medicine approach is feasible and effective.” – by Rob Volansky Burd A, et al.

Source: Healio
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Acupuncture effective in managing acute pain

A new study has found that acupuncture, the ancient practice of using needles to stimulate self-healing in the body, is more effective than intravenous morphine for acute pain relief. A study published in the American Journal of Emergency Medicine ...

Source: The New Indian Express
Published: 08 Dec 2018

Mark Gestring Named URMC Division Chief of Acute Care Surgery

Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics at the University of Rochester Medical Center, has been appointed chief of the Division of Acute Care Surgery in the Department of Surgery. Gestring joined the faculty of URMC in 2001, when he became medical director of ...

Source: University of Rochester Medical Center
Published: 10 Dec 2018

New Insights into Acute Myeloid Leukemia Treatment

The senior researcher was hematologist Dr. Pamela Becker, professor of medicine at the UW School of Medicine ... to hope that patient-specific approaches could be developed against acute myeloid leukemia, with the goal of improving the outcomes for ...

Source: Medindia
Published: 09 Dec 2018

Potential seen for tailoring treatment for acute myeloid leukemia

The senior researcher was hematologist Dr. Pamela Becker, professor of medicine at the UW School ... approaches could be developed against acute myeloid leukemia, with the goal of improving ...

Source: Medical Xpress
Published: 08 Dec 2018

Protecting powerhouse of cells could provide better way to treat acute kidney injury

However, acute kidney injury mostly occurs in people who already have another medical problem like diabetes. In fact, most are in the hospital when it happens, with problems like bleeding or shock, failure of other organs like the heart, even an overdose ...

Source: News Medical
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Hull school’s measles and chickenpox warning to parents as pupil is diagnosed with ‘acute medical condition'

A Hull secondary school has urged parents to get their children vaccinated against measles after revealing one of its pupils is receiving treatment for an urgent medical condition. St Mary’s College in Cranbrook Avenue has issued a Facebook post saying ...

Source: Hull Daily Mail
Published: 07 Dec 2018

Incyte (INCY) Announces Results of REACH1 Study of Ruxolitinib for Treatment of Acute GVHD Demonstrate Rapid and Durable Patient Benefit

Nearly half of acute GVHD patients do not achieve sustained responses with corticosteroid therapy, and there are no approved treatments for these patients,” said Madan Jagasia, M.D., M.B.B.S., M.S., Professor of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical ...

Source: StreetInsider
Published: 03 Dec 2018

Acute Myeloid Leukemia-Market Insights Epidemiology and Market Forecast-2027

The Report also covers current treatment practice/algorithm, market drivers, market barriers and unmet medical needs to curate best of the opportunities and assess underlying potential of the market. Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) is the fastest growing ...

Source: emailwire.com
Published: 06 Dec 2018

Medical Records Study Suggests Kidneys from Deceased Donors with Acute Kidney Injury are Suitable for Transplant

Newswise — In medical chart reviews of 2,430 kidneys transplanted from 1,298 donors—585 (24 percent) of them with AKI—researchers say they found no significant differences in rates of organ rejection among kidneys from deceased donors with or without ...

Source: Newswise
Published: 06 Dec 2018

XOSPATA® (gilteritinib) Approved by U.S. FDA for Adult Patients with Relapsed/Refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) with a FLT3 Mutation

8 "Our ability to use precision medicine to help patients with FLT3 ... treatment of adult patients who have relapsed or refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) with a FMS-like tyrosine kinase ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 29 Nov 2018

Alirocumab and cardiovascular outcomes after acute coronary syndrome

The researchers concluded that, compared with placebo, alirocumab reduces the risk of recurrent ischemic cardiovascular events after an acute coronary syndrome in patients receiving high-intensity statin therapy. New England Journal of Medicine (11/29/18 ...

Source: American Pharmacists Association
Published: 03 Dec 2018

EARLY: Angiography within 2 hours of acute non-ST event cut recurrent ischemic events

“There are no randomized clinical trials available on this specific group of non-ST elevation acute coronary syndrome patients not ... Beth Israel Deaconess Medical, and Action Coeur Academic Research Organization. Dr. Bonello reported financial ...

Source: The Hospitalist
Published: 04 Dec 2018

FDA approves Astellas’ Xospata for FLT3-mutated acute myeloid leukemia

The agency said Wednesday that it had approved Tokyo-based Astellas Pharma’s Xospata (gilteritinib), as a single agent for relapsed or refractory acute myeloid leukemia – or AML – that ...

Source: MedCity News
Published: 29 Nov 2018

BRIEF-Bioxcel Therapeutics Announces FDA Acceptance Of IND For Lead Neuroscience Candidate, BXCL501 For Acute Treatment Of Agitation

Dec 12 (Reuters) - BioXcel Therapeutics Inc: * BIOXCEL THERAPEUTICS ANNOUNCES FDA ACCEPTANCE OF IND FOR LEAD NEUROSCIENCE CANDIDATE, BXCL501 FOR THE ACUTE TREATMENT OF AGITATION * BIOXCEL THERAPEUTICS INC SAYS PATIENT RECRUITMENT INITIATED AND DATA READ ...

Source: MSN
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Astellas Presents Updated Results from Phase 1 Study of Gilteritinib Plus Chemotherapy in Patients with Newly Diagnosed Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML)

About Acute Myeloid Leukemia Acute Myeloid Leukemia ... press release is not intended to constitute an advertisement or medical advice. 1 ClinicalTrials.gov. A study of ASP2215 in combination ...

Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 03 Dec 2018

University of Miami medical team reports acute findings from Havana embassy phenomenon

A team of University of Miami Miller School of Medicine faculty, along with collaborators from the University of Pittsburgh, today presented the first report of acute symptoms and clinical findings in 25 diplomatic personnel living in the U.S. Embassy in ...

Source: EurekAlert!
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Central Ohio weatherman loses battle with Acute Myeloid Leukemia

A popular Central Ohio weatherman lost his battle with Acute Myeloid Leukemia on Wednesday. Chris Bradley died at his Worthington home according to USA TODAY NETWORK-Ohio partner 10tv.com. Bradley, the chief meteorologist at WBNS-TV in Columbus ...

Source: Cincinnati Enquirer
Published: 05 Dec 2018

Angiotensin–Neprilysin Inhibition in Acute Decompensated Heart Failure

Acute decompensated heart failure accounts for more than 1 ... From the Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT (E.J.V.); the Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction Study Group ...

Source: The New England Journal of Medicine
Published: 10 Dec 2018

Consumption of hemp-containing foods can lead to exceedance of acute reference dose

On the basis of the available data, the BfR comes to the following conclusion: the consumption of hemp-containing foods with the total -Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) levels on which the calculation is based can lead to an exceedance of the acute reference ...

Source: News Medical
Published: 29 Nov 2018

The ODYSSEY OUTCOMES trial: Alirocumab associated with reduced ischemic events after acute coronary syndrome

Among patients that suffered a recent acute coronary syndrome (ACS ... 2.1% with placebo), which were mostly mild and self-limited. 2 Minute Medicine’s The Classics in Medicine: Summaries of the Landmark Trials is available now in paperback and e ...

Source: 2minutemedicine.com
Published: 30 Nov 2018

Cost-effectiveness of Noninvasive Vagus Nerve Stimulation for Acute Treatment of Episodic Migraine and Role in Treatment Sequence Strategies

GammaCore is used adjunctively with current standard of care and abortive medications and has shown to be superior in acute treatment of episodic migraine compared to sham. However, the economic impact has not been characterized for this indication.

Source: The American Journal of Managed Care
Published: 12 Dec 2018

Curavi Acquires Post-Acute Telemedicine Provider Platform TripleCare

Similar to Curavi, TripleCare uses a comprehensive telemedicine platform to give residents at post-acute facilities access to physicians at times when they are not readily available, such as on ...

Source: HIT Consultant
Published: 04 Dec 2018

Allogene Therapeutics and Servier Present Pooled Data from Phase 1 Trials of Allogeneic UCART19 in Relapsed/Refractory Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia

There was no Grade 2 or greater GvHD. Only two cases of Grade 1 acute GvHD of skin were observed. 90 percent (19/21) of patients experienced CRS. Grade 3 or 4 CRS was observed in 14 percent (3 ...

Source: ForexTV
Published: 04 Dec 2018

Enterovirus D68, Acute flaccid myelitis and some of the research

Enteroviruses are the cause of a number of infections including hand, foot and mouth disease, the common cold and most recently, the condition called Acute flaccid myelitis or AFM. What are ...

Source: Pink
Published: 08 Dec 2018

Micro-fragmented fat injection reduces sepsis-induced acute inflammatory response in a mouse model

There is increasing evidence that human mesenchymal stem cells possess immunomodulatory properties in sepsis, particularly those from adipose tissue. These authors hypothesised that micro-fragmented human fat, obtained with minimal alteration of the ...

Source: AnaesthesiaUK
Published: 07 Dec 2018