WASHINGTON (MedPage Today) -- The FDA recently issued an updated guidance document on obtaining informed consent for clinical trials, but little has changed from an earlier version, according to one expert.
(MedPage Today) -- A single-dose antiemetic regimen provided superior control of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting as compared with a standard multidose regimen, according to results from multiple trials.
(MedPage Today) -- Highlights of the rheumatology literature this week included a consensus statement on unmet needs in psoriatic arthritis, "fibro-fog" in fibromyalgia, and cryopyrin-associated periodic syndrome (CAPS) phenotypes.
(MedPage Today) -- WASHINGTON ? Two federal appeals courts split on the legality of subsidies for health insurance purchased on the Affordable Care Act's federally run exchanges, throwing the issue into doubt.
(MedPage Today) -- A regular update on what?s new in pharmacy practice from our friends at Pharmacy Practice News.
(MedPage Today) -- Pediatric oncologist Lisa Diller, MD, has guidance for primary care physicians who may not be up on the special needs of people -- including adults -- treated for cancer during childhood.
(MedPage Today) -- Pelzman's Picks is a compilation of links to blog posts, articles, tweets, journal studies, opinion pieces, and news briefs related to primary care that caught the eye of Fred Pelzman, MD, last week.
(MedPage Today) -- The Alzheimer's disease drug memantine (Namenda) might be worth a look for improving recovery from stroke, a mouse-model study suggested.
(MedPage Today) -- Higher salt intake was associated with a greater risk of cardiovascular disease in patients with type 2 diabetes, researchers in Japan found.
(MedPage Today) -- Vitamin D-deficient individuals are more than twice as likely to be diagnosed with schizophrenia compared with people with levels normally considered sufficient, a meta-analysis found.