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September 6, 2019

Needs-Based Asthma Intervention Improves Medication Adherence, QoL in Older Adults

By Andrew John, /alert Contributor
An intervention tailored to patients’ individual needs improved control outcomes and self-management behavior in older patients with asthma...
Needs-Based Asthma Intervention Improves Medication Adherence, QoL in Older Adults
August 12, 2019

New Injectable Cardiac Monitor Receives FDA Clearance

By Dave Quaile, /alert Contributor
The FDA has granted clearance to the BIOMONITOR III injectable cardiac monitor, according to a press release from the manufacturer...
New Injectable Cardiac Monitor Receives FDA Clearance
August 5, 2019

HER3-Targeting Antibody Shrinks Tumors in EGFR-Mutated, TKI-Resistant NSCLC

By Jeff Craven /alert Contributor
The anti-HER3 antibody drug conjugate U3-1402 appeared to decrease tumor size among patients with epidermal growth factor receptor mutated non-small cell lung cancer...
HER3-Targeting Antibody Shrinks Tumors in EGFR-Mutated, TKI-Resistant NSCLC
July 31, 2019

Circulating Tumor DNA Predicts Disease Recurrence for Resected CRC

By Michael Vlessides, /alert Contributor
The results of a new study suggest that analysis of circulating tumor DNA (ctDNA) levels may help determine the risk of disease recurrence among patients with resected non-metastatic colorectal cancer...
Circulating Tumor DNA Predicts Disease Recurrence for Resected CRC
July 3, 2019

COMPASS: Pemetrexed Plus Bevacizumab Effective for Lung Cancer Maintenance Therapy

By Michael Vlessides, /alert Contributor
New research has concluded that adding pemetrexed to bevacizumab for continuous maintenance therapy significantly prolongs overall survival relative to bevacizumab alone in patients with advanced non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer...
COMPASS: Pemetrexed Plus Bevacizumab Effective for Lung Cancer Maintenance Therapy
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It really is hard to sleep in the ER

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Patients who spend the night in the emergency room may get much less rest than patients who sleep in beds in hospital rooms, a small study suggests. For the study, Read More »

Mint, menthol e-cigarette liquids high in cancer-causing compound -study

By Linda Carroll (Reuters Health) - A cancer-causing compound banned by U.S. regulators last year as a food additive has been found at potentially dangerous levels in mint and menthol flavored Read More »

U.S. CDC activates emergency operations center for vaping-related illnesses

By Reuters Staff (Reuters) - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Monday it has activated its emergency operations center to coordinate the investigation into hundreds of Read More »

1 in 16 US women forced or coerced into first-time sex

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Many American women are physically forced or coerced into having sex for the first time, and a new study suggests these women have a higher risk for developing Read More »

Race, income may impact U.S. oral cancer screening rates

By Vishwadha Chander (Reuters Health) - Only about 1 in 3 U.S. adults say a dentist has ever examined them for oral cancer - and most of those who remember getting such exams are non-Hispanic whites, Read More »

Older patients don't see diabetes recommendations same way doctors do

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) - Doctors' advice for starting or stopping diabetes medicines often doesn't resonate with older patients, a new study suggests. When deciding how much medicine Read More »

Aspirin likely beneficial for primary CVD prevention in some adults, researchers say

By Megan Brooks NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The benefit of aspirin therapy may outweigh the bleeding risk for some adults who do not have heart disease, and these individuals can be identified using a Read More »

New, invasive Strep A strain linked to scarlet fever surge in England

By Marilynn Larkin NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A new Strep A strain that emerged during an "unprecedented" increase in scarlet fever in England in 2016 may be responsible for the country's increased Read More »

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Use our ClinicalTrials.gov feed to find trials in which your patients could enroll. In some cases, experimental drugs are a patient’s only hope. This section will regularly report on trials in the most common disease states, as they are getting underway.