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9 Million Global Deaths Annually Attributed to Pollution (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- 16% of total deaths attributed to pollution-related disease
10/19/2017 10:30 PM
Thumbs Up to Latest CAR T-Cell Approval
(MedPage Today) -- New era for lymphoma, leukemia, possibly other cancers
10/19/2017 10:00 PM
Senate Hears Mixed Testimony on Corporate Wellness Programs
(MedPage Today) -- Positive outcomes lauded, but employee privacy, financial concerns remain
10/19/2017 09:45 PM
Fentanyl Dulls Brilinta Efficacy During PCI
(MedPage Today) -- Drug-drug interaction delays platelet inhibition effect, trial finds
10/19/2017 09:30 PM
Cath Lab Recap: Docs at Risk from Lab Radiation; Persistent Angina Post-PCI
(MedPage Today) -- Interventional cardiology news to note
10/19/2017 09:30 PM
iMedicalApps: This Week's Top Apps
(MedPage Today) -- HIV, ALS, and T2D apps made the list
10/19/2017 09:30 PM
In RA, COPD Admissions Rise (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Patients with rheumatoid arthritis had a 47% increased risk of hospitalization for COPD
10/19/2017 09:15 PM
All the Best Intentions on the ED Night Shift
(MedPage Today) -- How Edwin Leap, MD, is coping with long runs on the late shift
10/19/2017 09:00 PM
Hospital-Acquired AKI Costly for Healthcare Systems (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Canadian study estimates $200 million per year; U.S. review shows $5 billion
10/19/2017 09:00 PM
Seeing the Patients Behind the Numbers
(MedPage Today) -- Data can be useful, but the patient needs to be our priority
10/19/2017 08:30 PM
ACG Wrap-up: Fecal Transplant; Lynch Syndrome Screening; Probiotics for Pain
(MedPage Today) -- Additional highlights from this year's meeting
10/19/2017 07:45 PM
CDC Updates Infant Zika Tx Guidance
(MedPage Today) -- Providers should be vigilant for other developmental problems
10/19/2017 06:30 PM
OncoBreak: Mastectomy Work Blues; Obesity and Cancer; Cancer's Sugar Craving
(MedPage Today) -- News, features, and commentary about cancer-related issues
10/19/2017 03:58 PM
CardioBrief: Imaging Offers Insight Into Inflammation in CV Disease
(MedPage Today) -- Preliminary evidence that colchicine may reduce coronary plaque
10/19/2017 03:30 PM
AASLD Liver Meeting Covers a Lot of Ground
(MedPage Today) -- New science could 'potentially change the field'
10/19/2017 03:00 PM
Patients with Rheumatic Diseases Bail on Biosimilars (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Almost one-quarter discontinued biosimilar by 6 months
10/19/2017 01:15 PM
Opioid Not Best Migraine Choice (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Drug combo provided faster, sustained pain relief in more patients
10/19/2017 01:00 PM
Morning Break: Record Year for FDA? Bogus Doc Nets $25 Million; Team Doc as Molester
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff
10/19/2017 12:45 PM
Lying Down Better for Delivery with Epidural in First-Time Moms (CME/CE)
(MedPage Today) -- Fewer spontaneous vaginal births for nulliparous women in upright position
10/18/2017 10:30 PM
FDA Okays Another CAR T-Cell Therapy
(MedPage Today) -- First to treat certain types of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
10/18/2017 10:15 PM