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Ministers scrap data collection on NHS staff assaults

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Overseas visitors policy threat to all, say experts

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Prioritize child health in policy-making, says RCPCH

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GP referrals reduce diabetes risk in third of patients

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England to ban ‘supersized’ chocolate bars in hospitals

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DH announces state-backed indemnity scheme for GPs

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  • Clinical Essentials from Onco Targets Ther
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ER+ early breast cancer: predicting relapse after 5 y of endocrine therapy

Study identifies women likely to benefit from extended adjuvant treatment.

  • Clinical Essentials from Lung Cancer
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NSCLC: neutropenic sepsis common with docetaxel monotherapy

NS was suspected or confirmed in 17.4% of patients receiving 2nd or 3rd line docetaxel.

Don't wait until HCV becomes chronic to treat with DAAs | AASLD
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Don't wait until HCV becomes chronic to treat with DAAs | AASLD

Treating acute vs chronic HCV increased QALYs and decreased costs.

Women more likely to have anti-TB DILI | AASLD
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Women more likely to have anti-TB DILI | AASLD

Hepatotoxicity may be increased in women despite TB being less common.

Liver Disease: Monthly Essentials October 2017
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Liver Disease: Monthly Essentials October 2017

HCV survival benefit with DAA | Shorter course GLE/PIB effective with some genotypes | Ravidasvir + SOF phase 3 results.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Diabetes Care
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New guidelines address use of language in diabetes encounters

Clinician word choice in speaking with patients can influence outcomes.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Cochrane Libr
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For social anxiety disorder, which drugs are best?

The results may help with selecting appropriate medication for SAD.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Neurology
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Stroke risk falls with magnitude of reduction in homocysteine levels

A post hoc analysis of nearly 17,000 participants in a stroke prevention trial.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Scand J Gastroenterol
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Is IBD likelier after antibiotics? A systematic review

Hints of a link amid heterogeneous and flawed studies.

Evaluating interventions for HCV prevention in people who inject drugs
  • UK Medical News
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Evaluating interventions for HCV prevention in people who inject drugs

First global review to measure the effect of NSP and OST for preventing HCV transmission in PWID.

  • Clinical Essentials from N. Engl. J. Med
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GLE/PIB is safe, effective for HCV with advanced CKD

Phase 3 EXPEDITION-4 study shows 98% clearance across all major genotypes.

WMA postpones 2019 Assembly amid safety concerns
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WMA postpones 2019 Assembly amid safety concerns

The World Medical Association said it would be unable to guarantee the safety of delegates.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Fam Pract
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PPIs tied to 42% increased risk for CKD

Data from a Taiwanese population-based study.

  • Clinical Essentials from Int J Radiation Oncol
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Prostate cancer: post-RT PSA bounce a sign of survival?

PSA bounce can increase anxiety among patients.