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Health System Pharmacists in Drug Therapy Monitoring

The researchers find that the The survey also explores the expanding role of hospital and health-system pharmacists in drug therapy monitoring and providing care in outpatient clinics. Hospital and health-system pharmacists play a major role as patient care providers on the inter professional team in managing medication therapy, educating patients and other providers, and helping…

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Targeted Treatment that Reduces Symptoms of Psychosis

The researches find that the Treatment for individuals who experience psychosis, such as hallucinations and delusions as a result of a psychiatric illness, can be targeted to a specific structural mutation, according to a study published by researchers from McLean Hospital and other institutions in the journal Biological Psychiatry. The Treatment for individuals The study…

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Time Taken for DNA Repair After Chemotherapy

The researches find that the In the time it takes for an Amazon Prime delivery to arrive, cells damaged by chemotherapy can almost completely fix their most important DNA. That is the case in the livers of mice at least, according to a new study. A team of researchers led by Nobel laureate Aziz Sancar…

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Development Potential Therapeutic for Parkinson’s

The researches find that the partnering with NRG Therapeutics Ltd to discover and develop a potential drug that could safeguard dopamine cells that are damaged by Parkinson’s and slow down the progression of the condition. Therefore Building on recent discoveries that show a direct link between mitochondrial dysfunction and the loss of dopamine cells; Because…

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Improving Cancer Treatment is ‘Major Priority’ for Public

The researches find that the cancer treatment is a “major priority” for the UK public, which also thinks that the NHS needs more resources to provide “excellent cancer care” finds a new national survey led by UCL. The study; British Public Attitudes towards Cancer Research and Treatment in 2019; found that half (49%); the population…

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The Cytokine Treatment Directly into the Tumor

The researches find that the Injecting the cytokine treatment directly into the tumor itself could provide a method of confining its benefits to the tumor and sparing healthy tissue; but previous attempts to do this have resulted in the proteins leaking out of the cancerous tissue and into the body’s circulation within minutes. The cytokine treatment Now…

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Chemoimmunotherapy Regimen for Aggressive form of Lymphoma

The researches find that the a new chemotherapy/immunotherapy treatment combination for patients with relapsed or refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma a new chemoimmunotherapy regimen for this aggressive form of lymphoma. Polatuzumab vedotin incorporates a form of immunotherapy known as a monoclonal antibody ; But a manufactured protein that can bind to and kill tumor cells.…

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Therapy Promotes Vascular Repair Following Stroke

The researches find that the despite intensive research efforts only a few medical therapy options are available that reduce the serious consequences after cerebral stroke. Following a stroke; therefore antibodies that inhibit the signaling molecule Nogo-A can help repair blood vessels in the affected brain regions. But This also promotes the regaining of motor functions;…

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Ethnic Group And Gender Influence Patients Treatment Decision-Making

Ethnic group and gender both influence patients’ experiences with treatment decision-making but in different ways; according to new research led by Henry S. Perkins, MD, of the University of Texas Health Science Center; and the Ecumenical Center for Religion and Health in San Antonio; Texas. That conclusion appears in an article in the Medical Care,…

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Increasing Sophistication of Cancer Treatments

The increasing sophistication of cancer treatments threatens to outpace the ability of health care providers to enroll patients in clinical trials to test those therapies. Therefore That’s a key finding by researchers in UT Southwestern’s new Department of Population and Data Sciences. But The authors of the study published this month in the Journal of…

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CDC’s Clarification on Prescribing Opioids for Cancer Pain

The researches find that the To reduce the number of people who may misuse, abuse, or overdose from opioids; multiple national agencies including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); have publish guidelines to improve the way opioids are prescribe. Yet some of these guidelines have cause confusion and misapplication among clinicians and unintendedly…

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Life Threatening Reaction to Common Antibiotic

The study find that the life-threatening reaction to a commonly prescribed antibiotic vancomycin. Studies led by Murdoch University and Vanderbilt University scientist Professor Elizabeth Phillips have also led to the development of a rapid and inexpensive test to identify the gene responsible. Routine testing for this gene could improve patient safety and reduce unnecessary avoidance…