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Adherence to Mediterranean diet can improve bone health
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Adherence to Mediterranean diet can improve bone health

Findings from a meta-analysis of observational studies.

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Unbiased, credible data on violence against health care in Syria

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WHO aims to shape the future of primary care in Europe

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Flaxseed supplementation effective for weight management

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BMJ and Oxford University target 'questionable integrity' of medical research

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Is there an association between vitamin D level and C-reactive protein, WBC count?

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Prior stroke more common in asymptomatic vs symptomatic A.fib

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Medicine information leaflets ‘impenetrable’ and ‘unreadable’

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Single-gene mutations that lead to atopic dermatitis identified

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Professional & Business

  • International Medical Press

Call for improved GP resources as postnatal depression missed

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  • International Medical Press

BMA: government fails to acknowledge NHS ‘at breaking point’

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RCOG outlines steps to prevent baby deaths and injuries during birth

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Study clarifies cancer risk for BRCA gene mutations

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Medicine information leaflets too complex, say experts

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NHS appeal for more black people to give blood

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New in Nurses

  • Clinical Essentials from Eur Urol
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Urological cancers: where do checkpoint inhibitors fit in the treatment paradigm?

Systematic review involves pembrolizumab, nivolumab, and ipilimumab in advanced urothelial, renal, and prostate cancer.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Cochrane Database Syst Rev
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Cochrane review: umeclidinium in COPD

A systematic summary of the effectiveness and safety of umeclidinium in COPD.

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  • Clinical Essentials from JAMA Oncol
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PPI+capecitabine: worse outcomes in gastroesophageal cancer

Similar to previous findings in CRC.

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  • The ASCO Post
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SNMMI 2017: Imaging Metastatic Breast and Prostate Cancer Using Dual-Agent PET/MRI With Time of Flight

Simultaneous injections of two radiopharmaceuticals followed by quantitative PET/MRI significantly improved image quality and detection of bone metastases at a lower dose.

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SNMMI 2017: Combining PRRT With a PARP Inhibitor May Slow Neuroendocrine Tumor Growth

Patients with neuroendocrine tumors may experience fewer symptoms and survive longer by undergoing peptide-receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT) combined with a PARP inhibitor.

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Sitting and lying similar after stroke
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Sitting and lying similar after stroke

Positioning patients who have had an acute ischaemic stroke so that they lie flat does not improve outcomes more than sitting them up, a large randomised...

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Self help exercise may improve CFS
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Self help exercise may improve CFS

Using a self help approach to graded exercise in combination with specialist medical care reduced fatigue and improved physical function in patients with...

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  • Clinical Essentials from Am Health Drug Benefits
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Prostate cancer: lower CNS risk with abiraterone vs enzalutamide, chemotherapy

Reduced risk for CNS effects was independent of metastases.

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HIV: CD4 drop at failure highest with NNRTI resistance

NNRTI drug resistance mutations less common, but linked to highest CD4 decline at failure.

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  • Clinical Essentials from JAMA
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3 of every 100 US adults takes way too much vitamin D

The number overdoing vitamin D has increased since 1999.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Chest
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Chest Expert Cough Panel: recommendations on chronic cough in children

The most common etiologies vary according to age and location.

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  • Clinical Essentials from Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev
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HIV: increased cancer screening may be warranted

People with HIV are living full lives on ART, opening the door for new causes of death.

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  • The ASCO Post
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SNMMI 2017: PET/CT, Clinical Management, and Disease Detection in Prostate Cancer

Prostate-specific molecular imaging can help to clinically manage the disease much more efficiently, especially if the cancer returns.

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  • The ASCO Post
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SNMMI 2017: Personalized PRRT Improves Radiation Delivery to Neuroendocrine Tumors

By personalizing patient doses of peptide receptor radionuclide therapy (PRRT), researchers may be able to slow progression of neuroendocrine tumors.

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