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Abbott reports decline in sales for first quarter 2014

Abbott  has reported total sales for the first quarter 2014 of $5.2 billion, which is a 2.5% loss from the values reported in the first quarter of 2013, according to a company press release.International sales, which comprise more than 70% of Abbott’s ... [Published Orthopedics Today - 1 hour ago]
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European Medicines Agency recommends against combining RAS-acting drugs

The European Medicines Agency’s Pharmacovigilance Risk Assessment Committee has issued a recommendation against the combined use of different classes of medications acting on the renin-angiotensin system.The drug classes mentioned in the recommendation ... [Published Orthopedics Today - 1 hour ago]
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Patients ineligible for HCV treatment due to age, comorbidities

LONDON — Age and comorbid medical conditions are the most important reasons patients are ineligible for treatment of chronic hepatitis C virus infection, according to data presented at The International Liver Congress.Researchers from the University of ... [Published Orthopedics Today - 2 hours ago]
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Top hospitals join forces to improve treatment of obesity, diabetes

People with obesity and diabetes living in Texas now have access to Cleveland Clinic’s best practices, patient and safety initiatives, clinical pathways and protocols inside an affiliation between the hospital’s Bariatric and Metabolic Institute and Doctors ... [Published Orthopedics Today - 2 hours ago]
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Federal District Court partially grants injunction preventing CoreValve sale in US

The Federal District Court of Delaware has partially granted a motion for a preliminary injunction filed by Edwards Lifesciences to prevent Medtronic Inc. from selling its CoreValve transcatheter valve in the United States.Implementation of the order, ... [Published Orthopedics Today - 13 hours ago]
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SightLife, Ocular Systems announce merger

SightLife and Ocular Systems Inc. have announced that they will merge their companies into one entity in order achieve their shared goal of eliminating corneal blindness in the U.S. and around the globe, according to a press release.The combined organization ... [Published Orthopedics Today - 12 hours ago]
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High risk of revision for infection, failure after TKA found in younger patients

One year after primary total knee arthroplasty, patients younger than 50 years had a significantly higher risk of revision due to periprosthetic joint infection or to aseptic mechanical failure, according to result of this study.Using the California Patient ... [Published Orthopedics Today - 13 hours ago]
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Review highlights changes in the diagnosis, management of desmoplastic melanoma

NEW YORK –  Merrick I. Ross, MD, discusses recent studies which highlighted possible treatment changes for desmoplastic melanoma, a relatively rare variant of malignant melanoma that exhibits distinct clinical behavior from non-desmoplastic melanoma.While ... [Published Orthopedics Today - 13 hours ago]
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Drug campaign shows weight management struggles

In a national television advertising campaign promoting FDA-approved Belviq (lorcaserin HCl) CIV, Eisai Inc. shows struggles people who are obese, or overweight with a comorbidity, commonly face in their efforts to lose or control weight.The 2-minute ... [Published Orthopedics Today - 14 hours ago]
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Statin therapy improved disease activity in SLE patients

Patients with systemic lupus erythematosus experienced significant clinical improvement in disease activity after treatment with statin therapy, according to study results.Researchers tested plasma/serum samples from 21 patients with systemic lupus erythematosus ... [Published Orthopedics Today - Apr 19 2014]
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Atypical mentalizing, mirror neuron connectivity may be linked with social impairment in autism

Fishman I, et al. JAMA Psych . 2014; doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2014.83.Researchers studied the functional connectivity in theory of mind and mirror neuron system brain networks in adolescents with autism spectrum disorder and found over– and under-connectivity ... [Published Orthopedics Today - Apr 19 2014]
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High-resolution manometry effectively assessed bolus retention in achalasia patients

A novel technique that combined high-resolution manometry with impedance to assess bolus height produced results that were similar to timed barium esophagram in patients with achalasia, according to recent study data.Researchers conducted a prospective ... [Published Orthopedics Today - Apr 19 2014]

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...from the population-based  Multi-ethnic Pediatric Eye Disease Study and the Baltimore Pediatric Eye Disease Study ," the authors concluded. "American Indian children had lower risk of astigmatism."
...greater long-term myopic shift after ICL implantation, although the great majority of the variance remained unexplained," the authors concluded. "We should take both patient age and axial length into consideration for predicting the long-term refractive outcomes of this surgical procedure."

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European Medicines Agency recommends against co... [Published Orthopedics Today - 1 hour ago]
Patients ineligible for HCV treatment due to ag... [Published Orthopedics Today - 2 hours ago]
Top hospitals join forces to improve treatment ... [Published Orthopedics Today - 2 hours ago]
SightLife, Ocular Systems announce merger [Published Orthopedics Today - 12 hours ago]
High risk of revision for infection, failure af... [Published Orthopedics Today - 13 hours ago]
Review highlights changes in the diagnosis, man... [Published Orthopedics Today - 13 hours ago]
Federal District Court partially grants injunct... [Published Orthopedics Today - 13 hours ago]
Drug campaign shows weight management struggles [Published Orthopedics Today - 14 hours ago]
Statin therapy improved disease activity in SLE... [Published Orthopedics Today - Apr 19 2014]
Atypical mentalizing, mirror neuron connectivit... [Published Orthopedics Today - Apr 19 2014]
High-resolution manometry effectively assessed ... [Published Orthopedics Today - Apr 19 2014]
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