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Bevacizumab for the treatment of intraretinal cystic spaces in a patient with gyrate atrophy of the choroid and retina.
CONCLUSION: Repeated intravitreal bevacizumab injections can result in anatomical and functional improvement of intraretinal cystic spaces in patients with gyrate atrophy of the choroid and retina. PMID: 30335551 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Ophthalmic Genetics - October 20, 2018 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmic Genet Source Type: research

Gene therapy for RPE65-related retinal disease.
Authors: Miraldi Utz V, Coussa RG, Antaki F, Traboulsi EI Abstract Significant discoveries in the etiology and pathogenesis of inherited retinal diseases (IRDs) have been made in the last few decades. Of the large number genes that cause IRDs, bi-allelic mutations in RPE65 lead to Leber Congenital Amaurosis type 2 (LCA 2), and can also result in phenotypes described as severe early childhood onset retinal dystrophy (SECORD) and Retinitis pigmentosa 20 (RP20). Following the publication of the successful Phase-III clinical trials of gene augmentation surgery for RPE65-related IRDs with voretigene neparvovec, the FDA ...
Source: Ophthalmic Genetics - October 20, 2018 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmic Genet Source Type: research

New Hope in Triple Negative Breast Cancer with Immunotherapy New Hope in Triple Negative Breast Cancer with Immunotherapy
For the first time, a survival benefit with immunotherapy has been shown in breast cancer with atezolizumab plus chemotherapy in triple negative patients.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Details of Study That Led to Radium-223 Restriction in Europe Details of Study That Led to Radium-223 Restriction in Europe
Details of the study that led to the restriction of the indication for the radiopharmaceutical radium-223 in prostate cancer have now been reported, and that restriction is questioned.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Trump ' s ' Public Charge ' Plan ' Jeopardizes ' Health, Groups Say Trump ' s ' Public Charge ' Plan ' Jeopardizes ' Health, Groups Say
One official said the plan goes after things"essential to human survival" and that advocates will sue to overturn the proposal if it is not withdrawn.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

EDAS Surgery Shows Promise for Intracranial Stenosis EDAS Surgery Shows Promise for Intracranial Stenosis
A phase 2a study provides preliminary evidence that EDAS surgery to reroute brain arteries, used to treat moyamoya disease, may also reduce recurrent stroke in patients with intracranial stenosis.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Dementia and Guns: When Should Doctors Broach the Topic? Dementia and Guns: When Should Doctors Broach the Topic?
There are no scientific standards for when a health care provider should discuss gun access for people with cognitive impairment or at what point in a person with dementia becomes unfit to handle a gun.Kaiser Health News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

As US Suicide Rates Rise, Hispanics Show Relative Immunity As US Suicide Rates Rise, Hispanics Show Relative Immunity
Support from family and community appear to shield Latinos from rising suicide rates, researchers say.Kaiser Health News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

A Novel Treatment Approach for PML A Novel Treatment Approach for PML
Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy, caused by the JC virus, has no known treatment. A new study offers a novel approach using T-cell infusions from the more treatable BK virus.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Healthcare Tops Guns, Economy as Voters ' Top Issue Healthcare Tops Guns, Economy as Voters ' Top Issue
Survey shows that healthcare is the top issue for voters headed into the midterm elections.Kaiser Health News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

FDA Flags Design Correction for St ö ckert 3T Heater-Cooler System FDA Flags Design Correction for St ö ckert 3T Heater-Cooler System
The FDA is alerting physicians to labeling changes and a design correction for the St ö ckert 3T Heater-Cooler System to reduce infections after cardiac and other surgeries.News Alerts
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology News Alert Source Type: news

CHMP Backs Antiarrhythmic for Muscle-Contraction Disorders CHMP Backs Antiarrhythmic for Muscle-Contraction Disorders
The EMA committee has recommended marketing authorization for the first treatment for adults with nondystrophic myotonia, a group of rare muscle contraction disorders characterized by pain and fatigue.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

In Pregnancy, Doctors ' Focus Is on Baby, Not Mom In Pregnancy, Doctors ' Focus Is on Baby, Not Mom
Experts say there has long been concern that obstetrics has focused on babies ' well-being to the detriment of moms. Many believe that tide is starting to turn.WebMD Health News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

SSRIs a ' Double-Edged Sword ' in Major Depression? SSRIs a ' Double-Edged Sword ' in Major Depression?
SSRIs may amplify the living environment of patients with MDD so that those in more positive situations are more likely to remit compared with their counterparts living in less favorable conditions.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Business of Medicine News Source Type: news

Gender Differences in Chemo Side Effects Gender Differences in Chemo Side Effects
Although outcomes and rates overall toxicity of esophagogastric cancer chemotherapy are similar for men and women, rates of nausea, diarrhea, and hair loss are higher in women, warn UK scientists.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Safe to Stop MS Disease-Modifying Therapy After Age 60? Safe to Stop MS Disease-Modifying Therapy After Age 60?
To add more evidence to the controversial debate over stopping immunomodulatory therapy for multiple sclerosis after age 60, researchers focus on quality of life, walking performance, and relapse rates.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Smartphone ECG Can Spot AF in Acute Stroke, Add to Holter Data Smartphone ECG Can Spot AF in Acute Stroke, Add to Holter Data
However, using a smartphone for electrocardiography in hospitalized stroke patients ' is only one of several methods, and it ' s probably not going to be a gold standard, ' but rather an add-on, says an expert.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

The 2019 Student Nursing Times Awards now open for entries
The Student Nursing Times Awards for 2019 are now open for entries – don’t leave it until the last minute to submit yours.
Source: Nursing Times - October 19, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

FDA Panel Backs Prucalopride for Chronic Idiopathic Constipation FDA Panel Backs Prucalopride for Chronic Idiopathic Constipation
An FDA panel unanimously recommended prucalopride oral tablets for the treatment of adults with chronic idiopathic constipation.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

More Than Half of Physicians and Nurses Say Obesity Is a Disease More Than Half of Physicians and Nurses Say Obesity Is a Disease
A Medscape poll found physicians were more likely than nurses to say that lifestyle was the underlying cause of obesity. Diet change was the top recommendation all providers gave to patients who were obese.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Burger Chains Earn Failing Grades for Reducing Antibiotics Burger Chains Earn Failing Grades for Reducing Antibiotics
Only two of 25 U.S. burger chains surveyed earned a top rating for serving beef raised without the routine use of antibiotics, according to a new report issued by six consumer groups.WebMD Health News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Sperm Count and Motility Declining in United States Sperm Count and Motility Declining in United States
Sperm counts and motility are on the decline in the United States, according to a longitudinal study of sperm donors, but the reasons are not clear.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

Teen Vaping Likely a ' Gateway ' to Cigarette Use Teen Vaping Likely a ' Gateway ' to Cigarette Use
Teens who use e-cigarettes and other vaping products may be at increased risk of progressing to nicotine cigarettes, new research suggests.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Coffee May Reduce Rosacea Risk Coffee May Reduce Rosacea Risk
Caffeinated coffee was associated with a significant reduction in risk of rosacea but other sources of caffeine, such as soda and tea, did not appear protective.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Plans for Canakinumab CV Indication Hit Roadblock With FDA Plans for Canakinumab CV Indication Hit Roadblock With FDA
The anti-inflammatory drug made a big splash in the CANTOS trial, but the agency is calling for more data on responders.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Thermal Ablation Approaches Similar in Efficacy for Benign Nodules Thermal Ablation Approaches Similar in Efficacy for Benign Nodules
Comparison of radiofrequency ablation, laser ablation, and high-intensity focused ultrasound showed the three approaches had similar efficacy for the treatment of benign thyroid nodules.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to know about urine drug screening
Doctors, sports officials, or employers may request a urine drug screen to check if a person has recently used illegal or prescription drugs. Urine tests can detect many substances, including alcohol, cocaine, and marijuana. The detection times differ, depending on the drug. Learn more here.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs Source Type: news

Novel Anti-B-Cell Therapy Looks Promising in MS Novel Anti-B-Cell Therapy Looks Promising in MS
A new and novel oral therapy for multiple sclerosis, which inactivates rather than depletes B cells, has shown promising results in its first efficacy study.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

No Chemo; Rituximab Alone for Indolent Lymphoma? No Chemo; Rituximab Alone for Indolent Lymphoma?
New results showing a 10-year overall survival rate of 73% with rituximab alone suggest that patients can skip chemotherapy. But this may not be appropriate for all patients, suggests an expert.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Can stevia benefit people with diabetes?
Stevia is a sugar substitute that is about 300 times sweeter than table sugar. Stevia is very low in calories, and there is growing interest in whether this sweetener can help people with diabetes use their diet to control their blood sugar levels. Learn more here.
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes Source Type: news

Breast Tomosynthesis Better Than Mammography? Breast Tomosynthesis Better Than Mammography?
A simplified, single-view version of digital breast tomosynthesis may increase the detection of breast cancer over standard digital mammography, with lower radiation exposure, say Swedish scientists.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Misdiagnosis of Adult-Onset Type 1 Diabetes Is Common Misdiagnosis of Adult-Onset Type 1 Diabetes Is Common
Study finds patients identified with diabetes after age 30 are often misdiagnosed as having type 2 diabetes and not immediately treated with insulin.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Diabetes & Endocrinology News Source Type: news

FBT Outreach, Patient Navigation Boost CRC Screening FBT Outreach, Patient Navigation Boost CRC Screening
In a systematic review and meta-analysis of US randomized clinical trials, fecal blood test (FBT) outreach and patient navigation were associated with increased colorectal cancer screening rates.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Public Health & Prevention News Source Type: news

Immunotherapy Combos: Will Cost Put Them out of Reach? Immunotherapy Combos: Will Cost Put Them out of Reach?
Immunotherapy has already revolutionized cancer care. Combining various immunotherapies promises even greater success, but will the already high cost of these therapies put combos out of reach?Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

C diff Spores on Bedsheets Survive Hospital Laundering C diff Spores on Bedsheets Survive Hospital Laundering
Typical laundering methods for hospital bedsheets left 60% of Clostridium difficile spores behind; their survival may contribute to future outbreaks, a study has found.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

In Review: a new way to open up the submissions and peer review process
A manuscript is much more than words on paper. Painstakingly drafted, fuelled by coffee over long nights, then (constructively) dismantled by colleagues, re-drafted several times, and finally, assembled into something you’re proud of. It is the culmination of months or years of hard work, and could potentially lead to recognition for you and your whole team. It seems incongruous that once you press the ‘submit to journal’ button, your article disappears into a publishing process that can be opaque, and hard for even the most experienced researchers to navigate. And the first time you receive feedback on your manuscri...
Source: BioMed Central Blog - October 18, 2018 Category: General Medicine Authors: Amye Kenall Tags: Open Access Publishing Technology BMC Anesthesiology BMC Neurology BMC Ophthalmology In Review Trials Source Type: blogs

Nursing Times launches new online learning unit on managing obesity
Nursing Times has launched a new online learning unit for nurses on the management of obesity.
Source: Nursing Times - October 18, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

FDA Panel Oks Tegaserod for IBS-C in Women with Low CV Risk FDA Panel Oks Tegaserod for IBS-C in Women with Low CV Risk
The Gastrointestinal Drugs Advisory Committee of the FDA recommended reintroducing tegaserod maleate for women with irritable bowel syndrome and low cardiovascular risk.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

For Seriously Ill in US, Suffering Goes Beyond the Illness For Seriously Ill in US, Suffering Goes Beyond the Illness
Health system problems leave many seriously ill Americans struggling to pay bills and feeling helpless and confused, a new study shows.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

For Seriously Ill in US, the Suffering Goes Beyond the Illness For Seriously Ill in US, the Suffering Goes Beyond the Illness
Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care News Source Type: news

Complete Revascularization Linked to Better LT NSTEMI Survival Complete Revascularization Linked to Better LT NSTEMI Survival
The observational results need to be confirmed in a randomized trial, experts agree, but advance the debate over the optimal approach to patients with NSTEMI and multivessel disease.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Complete PCI Linked to Better Long-term Survival in NSTEMI Complete PCI Linked to Better Long-term Survival in NSTEMI
The observational results need to be confirmed in a randomized trial, experts agree, but advance the debate over the optimal approach to patients with NSTEMI and multivessel disease.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Growing Number Of Adults Suffering From Acne
BOSTON (CBS) – Pimples aren’t just for teens anymore. A growing number of adults also have acne. A 2018 review of studies in the journal Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dermatology reported a significant increase in adult acne, mostly in women with breakouts on the lower third of their faces. One dermatologist told the New York Times that nearly all of her adult female patients are getting pimples. And some experts are calling it an epidemic. It’s not clear why. They say environmental factors like stress and diet may play a role. Hormones are another factor. And the vast number of facial products t...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Syndicated Local Watch Listen dermatologist Dr. Mallika Marshall Source Type: news

Ketamine Dosing for Depression May Not Be ' One-Size-Fits-All ' Ketamine Dosing for Depression May Not Be ' One-Size-Fits-All '
A study confirms the antidepressant effects of intravenous ketamine at the standard 0.5 mg/kg dose and hints that a lower dose might also have some benefit with fewer side effects.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

FDA OKs Fluocinolone Intravitreal Implant (Yutiq) for Uveitis FDA OKs Fluocinolone Intravitreal Implant (Yutiq) for Uveitis
In clinical trials, Yutiq significantly reduced recurrence rates at 6 and 12 months following treatment compared with sham treatment in patients with chronic, noninfectious posterior segment uveitis.FDA Approvals
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Ophthalmology News Alert Source Type: news

Congo ' s Ebola Outbreak Bad, but Not Global Emergency, WHO Says Congo ' s Ebola Outbreak Bad, but Not Global Emergency, WHO Says
The Democratic Republic of Congo ' s rising number of cases and deaths are concerning, but a committee ruled that the circumstances don ' t warrant an international emergency declaration.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases News Source Type: news

Older Adults Who Engage in Self-Harm Are Often Not Referred to Mental Health Services, Study Finds
Most older adults who engage in self-harm are not referred to mental health services, according to the results of astudy conducted in the United Kingdom. The findings, which were published inLancet Psychiatry, suggest these patients are 20 times more likely to die from unnatural causes within a year compared with older adults who do not engage in self-harm.“We have identified a group at high risk of premature unnatural death and identified areas of improvement for clinical management of older-aged adults in primary care,” wrote Catherine Morgan, M.D., of the University of Manchester, U.K., and colleagues. “Health car...
Source: Psychiatr News - October 17, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: antidepressants Catherine Morgan Lancet Psychiatry older adults self-harm suicide tricyclic antidepressant Source Type: research

McDonald ’ s, Burger King, Five Guys Among Chains Given ‘ F ’ Over Antibiotics
(CBS News) — Twenty-two of the top 25 U.S. burger chains — including McDonald’s, Burger King, White Castle and Five Guys — received a failing grade in a review assessing their practices and policies on antibiotics use in their beef products. Only two chains were given an “A” rating. The scores were published Wednesday in a report called “Chain Reaction IV: Burger Edition,” which was produced by the Center for Food Safety, Consumer Reports, Food Animal Concerns Trust, U.S. PIRG Education Fund, Friends of the Earth, and Natural Resources Defense Council. The report says 22 chai...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News Antibiotics Fast Food Local TV Source Type: news

Same-Day Bowel Prep Best for Afternoon Colonoscopy Same-Day Bowel Prep Best for Afternoon Colonoscopy
Quality is better when patients with an afternoon colonoscopy use a same-day bowel preparation regimen instead of a split dose, and patient satisfaction is higher, a new study shows.Medscape Medical News
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Drug-Resistant Salmonella From Chicken Sickens Dozens, Including 9 In Mass.
(CNN) — At least 92 people in 29 states have been infected with a strain of multidrug-resistant salmonella after coming into contact with a variety of raw chicken products, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday. Twenty-one of the sick patients have been hospitalized, though no deaths have been reported. The CDC says nine people in Massachusetts have reported getting sick. The source of the raw chicken is unclear from lab tests, and no single common supplier has been identified. The strain has shown up in samples from a variety of raw chicken products including pet food, chicken pieces, grou...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - October 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Local TV SALMONELLA Source Type: news