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Top News: #Biologics

Here are the top read news for #biologics: Not All Biologics Equally Safe for Patients With Psoriasis: A report of results from the Psoriasis Longitudinal Assessment and Registry (PSOLAR) suggests that treatment with adalimumab and infliximab are associated with a higher risk for serious infections than nonmethotrexate and nonbiologic therapies. The registry found no increased…

sepsis

Top News: #Sepsis

Here are the top read news for #sepsis:     Scientists find genetic signature enabling early, accurate sepsis diagnosis: Systemic inflammation after injuries or surgery can dramatically alter the activity of thousands of genes, but a new study shows that changes in just 11 of them are enough to detect the presence or absence of…

Celiacdisease

Top News: #CeliacDisease

Here are the top read news for #celiacdisease:   The Weird Link Between Celiac Disease and Nerve Damage: Celiac disease, an autoimmune disorder that causes intestinal damage when a person eats gluten, is still something of a medical mystery. But a new Swedish study adds another piece to the puzzle. Read more   ‘Seriously, Celiac’ Campaign…

infusion therapy

Top News: #InfusionTherapy

Here are the top read news for #infusiontherapy:   How a patient persepective improved IV therapy: An expert cystic fibrosis patient questioned the timing of his drug administration, which led him to propose a new, more effective schedule for the entire ward. Read more   Preventing high-alert medication errors in hospital patients: Mistakes involving medications…

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Top News: #Stroke

Here are the top read news for #stroke:   Stroke: not just an adult’s condition: When en you hear the word “stroke,” the first picture that pops into your mind is likely to be of an elderly individual. It’s true that older adults are at greater stroke risk; the chance of having a stroke doubles…

Top News: #Nurses

Here are the top read news for #nurses: National Nurses Week Quotes 2015: 15 Inspirational And Funny Sayings To Honor Health Professionals: Nurses are the backbone of health care systems around the world, bearing up countless patients and working long days to help save lives. National Nurses Week 2015, which begins Wednesday, is a time…

telehealth

Top News: #Telehealth

Here are the top read news for #telehealth: Your Next Doctor’s Visit Might Be Through An iPhone: Are you ready to visit your doctor … by iPhone? American Well is banking on it. You may not recognize the name, but the company is a key player in telemedicine: American Well provides telehealth kiosks and software to most of the nation’s health…