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Impact of Awareness-raising Campaigns on HCV Testing by GPs Impact of Awareness-raising Campaigns on HCV Testing by GPs
The findings of this study suggest that government-led awareness raising campaigns aiming to expand HCV testing have had little impact on general practitioners.Journal of Viral Hepatitis (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Medtronic Weathered Disasters by Bending, Not Breaking
Medtronic's revenue and earnings per share beat analyst expectations in the fiscal 2018 second quarter, despite getting hit with multiple natural disasters. The company delivered 3% comparable constant currency revenue growth during the quarter, CEO Omar Ishrak said during the company's earnings call. "These financial results are very encouraging when considered in the context of a quarter in which we faced three hurricanes and the California wildfires," he said. Ishrak said Hurricane Maria, in particular, took a significant toll on the company's manufacturing operations in Puerto Rico, and thousands of Medt...
Source: MDDI - November 22, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Medical Device Business Source Type: news

$1.3M project seeks to move endoscopy rooms to new ambulatory surgery center
Kernersville Endoscopy Center has filed a request with the state to move two gastrointestinal endoscopy rooms from a location in Winston-Salem to a new ambulatory surgery center in Kernersville.   The project, which would shift the rooms from the Piedmont Endoscopy Center, would cost more than $1.3 million, according to the certificate-of-need application.  Kernersville Endoscopy said in its application that the project is not competitive and has asked for expedited review.  (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - November 22, 2017 Category: American Health Authors: Jessica Seaman Source Type: news

Elevated Liver Cancer, Death Rates With Chronic HBV Elevated Liver Cancer, Death Rates With Chronic HBV
Patients with immune-tolerant-phase chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection, who are usually not considered for treatment, face an increased risk of hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) and death, compared with treated immune-active-phase patients, researchers from Korea report.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - November 22, 2017 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Efficacy of Individualized Diets in Patients With IBS Efficacy of Individualized Diets in Patients With IBS
Can a leucocyte activation test be used to develop an individualized diet that would alleviate symptoms in patients with irritable bowel syndrome?BMJ Open Gastroenterology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Surprising Number of Conditions Linked to Celiac Disease Surprising Number of Conditions Linked to Celiac Disease
There are'striking'associations between celiac disease and other medical conditions, according to a large database study that suggests patients with unusual symptoms be screened.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Few U.S. Adults Meet Fruit, Veg Intake Recommendations
12.2 percent of adults meet fruit recommendation and 9.3 percent meet vegetable recommendation (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - November 21, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Oncology, Pediatrics, Journal, Source Type: news

Stool - Based Protein Combos Can Improve CRC Screening
Combo of four proteins can detect CRC, advanced adenomas, with higher sensitivity than hemoglobin (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - November 21, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Oncology, Pathology, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news

Transforming gastroenterology elective care services
NHS England has published new transforming services handbooks aimed at commissioners, providers and those leading the local transformation of services (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - November 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

HIV/HCV Coinfection and the Risk of Cardiovascular Disease HIV/HCV Coinfection and the Risk of Cardiovascular Disease
Do individuals with HIV/HCV coinfection have an increased cardiovascular risk compared to those with HIV infection alone?Journal of Viral Hepatitis (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 21, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Gastric acid suppressant lansoprazole may target tuberculosis
(University College London) A cheap and widely used drug, used to treat conditions such as heartburn, gastritis and ulcers, could work against the bacteria that cause tuberculosis (TB), according to new research published in PLOS Medicine, from UCL and the London School of Hygiene& Tropical Medicine. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - November 21, 2017 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Children with Alagille Syndrome have malformed bile ducts
(Karolinska Institutet) Serious liver and heart problems can affect children with Alagille Syndrome early in life. While there is as yet no cure, researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden have discovered that the liver disease part of the syndrome is caused by specific malformations of the bile ducts. The results, which are published in the journal Gastroenterology, were discovered with the aid of a new mouse model that can now be used to develop and test new therapies. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Mucosal healing: An objective measure of disease activity?
(Boston University School of Medicine) The absence of inflammatory and ulcerative lesions in all segments of the colon, also known as mucosal healing, should be the end goal in treating patients with ulcerative colitis according to an editorial in the journal Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 21, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Chronic Conditions Increasing Among Childbearing Women
Identification of at least one chronic condition rose from 66.9 to 91.8 per 1,000 delivery hospitalizations (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - November 20, 2017 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Psychiatry, Pulmonology, Rheumatology, Journal, Source Type: news

NAFLD Linked to Increased Cancer Incidence Rate
NAFLD strongly tied to development of hepatocellular carcinoma, CRC in males, breast cancer in females (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - November 20, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Oncology, Pathology, Radiology, Journal, Source Type: news

The health of your gut microbiome could predict your risk of heart disease, researchers find
(Natural News) The most common lifestyle risk factors of heart diseases and stroke are unhealthy diet, lack of physical activity, tobacco smoke, and heavy alcohol drinking, and in a new study, researchers have discovered another link between gut bacteria and health. The new study has found that the bacteria in the gastrointestinal tract could have... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Food Elimination Diets Effective for Eosinophilic Esophagitis Food Elimination Diets Effective for Eosinophilic Esophagitis
This study evaluated the efficacy of a food elimination diet for long-term maintenance treatment in adults with eosinophilic esophagitis.Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Sleeve gastrectomy, common weight-loss surgery, lowers women's tolerance to alcohol
(University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences) Women who have had gastric sleeve surgery to lose weight may want to consider limiting the number of alcoholic drinks they consume post-surgery. A new study from a team of researchers at the University of Illinois found that after undergoing sleeve gastrectomy, women could be legally intoxicated after drinking half the number of drinks than women who did not have this surgery. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 20, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

#MayoClinicRadio podcast: 11/18/17
Listen: Mayo Clinic Radio 11/18/17 On the Mayo Clinic Radio podcast, Dr. Brent Bauer, director of the Mayo Clinic Complementary and Integrative Medicine Program, discusses how complementary techniques can enhance conventional medicine and?shares the new Mayo Clinic?book,?Mayo Clinic: The Integrative Guide to Good Health.?Also on the podcast, Dr. Michael Camilleri, a gastroenterologist at Mayo Clinic, [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - November 20, 2017 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What you need to know about pancolitis
A look at pancolitis, a form of ulcerative colitis affecting the intestine. Included is information on flare-ups and complications of the condition. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What you need to know about gallbladder sludge
A look at gallbladder sludge, where various substances collect in the gallbladder. Included is information on its clinical significance and causes. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Simple Checklist Can Identify Useful Clinical Practice Guidelines
Eight - item tool developed for clinicians to identify trustworthy, useful, and relevant guidelines (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - November 18, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Source Type: news

Endoscopy Could Spare More Barrett's Patients From Surgery Endoscopy Could Spare More Barrett's Patients From Surgery
For patients with Barrett's esophagus, endoscopy, a recognized treatment for high-grade dysplasia, is just as effective for intramucosal carcinoma, new research shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Beta-blockers and Exercise Testing in Advanced Liver Disease Beta-blockers and Exercise Testing in Advanced Liver Disease
Might beta-blockers alter prognostically relevant measures of cardiopulmonary performance during exercise testing in patients with advanced liver disease?Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

FDA Turns to Emerging Tech for Opioid Crisis
It will take more than medication alone to win the battle against opioid addiction, and now U.S. clinicians finally have a device-based therapy to help reduce the symptoms of opioid withdrawal. FDA granted a new indication to Innovative Health Solutions for its NSS-2 Bridge nerve stimulator. The new indication was reviewed under FDA's de novo pathway. “There are three approved drugs for helping treat opioid addiction. While we continue to pursue better medicines for the treatment of opioid use disorder, we also need to look to devices that can assist in this therapy,” said FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD. G...
Source: MDDI - November 16, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Regulatory and Compliance Source Type: news

RDD Pharma Raises $9.5M in Series B Funding to Fuel Global Development
NEW YORK and TEL AVIV, Israel, Nov. 16, 2017 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- RDD Pharma, a leader in developing treatments for lower gastro-intestinal disorders, has raised $9.5M in Series B funding, including $6M from two new investors, Phar... Biopharmaceuticals, Gastroenterology, Venture Capital RDD Pharma, anal fissure, fecal incontinence, colitis (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - November 16, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

HBV Infection and Development of Non-hodgkin Lymphoma HBV Infection and Development of Non-hodgkin Lymphoma
This study investigated the association of HBV infection and risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma. Might HBV vaccination reduce the risk in certain populations?Journal of Viral Hepatitis (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Insurance Underlies Black - White Survival Disparity in CRC
54 percent of excess risk of death in black colorectal cancer patients accounted for by insurance matching (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - November 16, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Pharmacy, Radiology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Health Care Experts in Favor of Patient Contribution to Notes
With some cautions, experts are supportive of the OurNotes medical notes intervention (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - November 16, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Psychiatry, Pulmonology, Rheumatology, Urology, Anesthesiology Source Type: news

Emeran Mayer, World-Renowned Gastroenteroloist and Neuroscientist, to...
Leading researcher on mind-body interactions will speak on his work and emerging science on neurobiological aspects of digestive and nervous system interaction regarding health and disease(PRWeb November 16, 2017)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2017/11/prweb14894779.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - November 16, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Dr. Emeran Mayer, World-Renowned Gastroenteroloist and Neuroscientist,...
Leading researcher on mind-body interactions will speak on his work and emerging science on neurobiological aspects of digestive and nervous system interaction regarding health and disease(PRWeb November 16, 2017)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2017/11/prweb14894779.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - November 16, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Dr. Emeran Mayer, World-Renowned Gastroenterologist and...
Leading researcher on mind-body interactions will speak on his work and emerging science on neurobiological aspects of digestive and nervous system interaction regarding health and disease(PRWeb November 16, 2017)Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2017/11/prweb14894779.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - November 16, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

GI Dyanamics Takes Another Kick in the Gut
GI Dynamics has lost its right to sell its EndoBarrier device in the European Union under a CE mark. The company reported this week that its notified body SGS United Kingdom has withdrawn the CE Certificate of Conformity for EndoBarrier as of Nov. 12.  The company first received word in May that its CE mark was being suspended pending resolution of nonconformances related to ISO 13485 compliance. GE Dynamics said it has been working to address the issues raised by SGS. The company said it is considering its options, including grounds for appeal of the decision, and that it has reached out to SGS to clarify c...
Source: MDDI - November 15, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Regulatory and Compliance Source Type: news

Gastric Bypass for the Less Obese? Gastric Bypass for the Less Obese?
Dr Walton-Shirley is reluctant to send obese patients for gastric bypass surgery, but concedes that the GATEWAY study findings are impressive.theheart.org on Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Commentary Source Type: news

GI Dynamics Takes Another Kick in the Gut
GI Dynamics has lost its right to sell its EndoBarrier device in the European Union under a CE mark. The company reported this week that its notified body SGS United Kingdom has withdrawn the CE Certificate of Conformity for EndoBarrier as of Nov. 12.  The company first received word in May that its CE mark was being suspended pending resolution of nonconformances related to ISO 13485 compliance. GE Dynamics said it has been working to address the issues raised by SGS. The company said it is considering its options, including grounds for appeal of the decision, and that it has reached out to SGS to clarify c...
Source: MDDI - November 15, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Amanda Pedersen Tags: Regulatory and Compliance Source Type: news

RedHill grows revenue in third quarter, closes public offering
After reporting initial net revenues of $500,000 for the period between June 12 and June 30 following the start of U.S. promotional activities for a pair of gastrointestinal products, RedHill Biopharma (Nasdaq: RDHL) reported revenues of $1.5 million for the third quarter.   According to Tel-Aviv-based RedHill – which opened an office in Raleigh earlier this year with a number of former Salix employees to serve as its head of U.S. commercial operations – its third quarter revenue is from its… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - November 15, 2017 Category: Health Management Authors: Jennifer Henderson Source Type: news

RedHill grows revenue in third quarter, closes public offering
After reporting initial net revenues of $500,000 for the period between June 12 and June 30 following the start of U.S. promotional activities for a pair of gastrointestinal products, RedHill Biopharma (Nasdaq: RDHL) reported revenues of $1.5 million for the third quarter.   According to Tel-Aviv-based RedHill – which opened an office in Raleigh earlier this year with a number of former Salix employees to serve as its head of U.S. commercial operations – its third quarter revenue is from its… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - November 15, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jennifer Henderson Source Type: news

Cost-effectiveness of DAAs for Hepatitis C Genotypes 2-6 Cost-effectiveness of DAAs for Hepatitis C Genotypes 2-6
Direct-acting antivirals have dramatically improved options for HCV therapy, but their high cost remains a barrier. At what price threshold can they be deemed cost-effective and cost-saving?Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Cincinnati Children's launches Center for Stem Cell and Organoid Medicine
(Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center) Seven years ago Cincinnati Children's scientists first used pluripotent stem cells to mimic natural human development and grow working human intestine in a lab. Today medical center doctors can bioengineer the gastrointestinal tissues of sick children to find clues about a child's disease and how to treat it. Cincinnati Children's is building on this early research advancement in personalized medicine by launching the Center for Stem Cell and Organoid Medicine (CuSTOM). (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - November 15, 2017 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Wider sampling of tumor tissues may guide drug choice, improve outcomes
This study challenges current guidelines and supports evaluation of metastatic lesions and circulating tumor DNA. (Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer)
Source: EurekAlert! - Cancer - November 15, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

EndoGastric Solutions touts more MAC reimbursement wins for Esophyx device
EndoGastric Solutions said today that new Medicare Administrative Contractors Noridian Health Care Solutions and National Government Services have been granted reimbursement access for the transoral incisionless fundoplication procedure using its Esophyx device. The Redmond, Wash.-based company’s TIF procedure is designed to prevent stomach acids refluxing back into the esophagus by reconstructing the gastroesophageal valve. Noridian, which provides coverage for more than 10.7 million Medicare beneficiaries in 13 states, made the reimbursement decision effective October 27, while NGS, which covers approximately 10.1 ...
Source: Mass Device - November 14, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Otolaryngology Ear, Nose & Throat endogastricsolutions Source Type: news

Preventing Perinatal Transmission of Hepatitis B Preventing Perinatal Transmission of Hepatitis B
Dr William Balistreri surveys the latest guidelines and studies aiming to improve maternal and neonatal outcomes.Medscape Gastroenterology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Expert Column Source Type: news

Treating HCV Infection With DAAs in Injecting Drug Users Treating HCV Infection With DAAs in Injecting Drug Users
Treatment of HCV infection in injection drug users is challenging due to lack of adherence, management of side effects, and psychiatric adverse events. Does DAA therapy provide an effective option?Journal of Viral Hepatitis (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Psoriasis Tied to Higher Risk of Serious Liver Disease Psoriasis Tied to Higher Risk of Serious Liver Disease
People with chronic inflammatory disorders like psoriasis and rheumatoid arthritis may have an increased risk of developing serious liver damage, a recent study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - November 14, 2017 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Dermatology News Source Type: news

Bariatric Surgery Can Lead to HTN'Remission' in Obese: GATEWAY Bariatric Surgery Can Lead to HTN'Remission' in Obese: GATEWAY
Gastric bypass aimed at cutting back the number of antihypertensive agents? Many patients in the study were obese with lower-range BMIs, a group that doesn't currently get the surgery outside of trials.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Use of MMR Deficiency Testing in Younger CRC Patients Is Low
Just 43.1 percent underwent mismatch repair deficiency of DNA testing (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - November 13, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Oncology, Pathology, Radiology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is chronic diarrhea and how is it treated?
Learn all about chronic diarrhea, with a focus on why it might occur and what treatments and home remedies exist to relieve symptoms. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Safety of Herpes Zoster Vaccine for IBD Patients on Anti-TNFs Safety of Herpes Zoster Vaccine for IBD Patients on Anti-TNFs
Is it safe to give herpes zoster vaccine while patients are on anti-TNF therapy?Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Medical News Today: All you need to know about rectal prolapse
A look at rectal prolapse, a condition where the rectum protrudes from the anus. Included is detail on complications and how the condition is diagnosed. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

Heplisav-B Vaccine for Hep B Finally Wins FDA Approval Heplisav-B Vaccine for Hep B Finally Wins FDA Approval
Rejected twice before by the agency, the new vaccine must undergo a large postmarketing study on the risk for acute myocardial infarctions and immune-mediated diseases.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Alert Source Type: news