Infliximab was associated with a statistically significant increased risk of serious infection, compared with non-biologic systemic treatments.
The opioid epidemic is driving down the life expectancy in the U.S.
Ibalizumab can not only help decrease viral loads in patients with multidrug-resistant HIV type 1, but it also can help increase CD4 counts.
Diet is only one factor.
The action is part of the broader Trump administration initiative to lower the prices and out-of-pocket costs of prescription drugs.
MALMO, SWEDEN – Culprit is emergence of serotype 24F, not covered by PCV13.
This study supports the recommendation to vaccinate pregnant women with Tdap to protect infants, who are at highest risk of pertussis.
Prospective study of more than 1,100 French MSM showed on-demand PrEP performed as well as daily PrEP for preventing HIV infection.
ACOs that only take on upside risk generally are spending more money and not generating savings, according to CMS Adminstrator Seema Verma.
NEW ORLEANS – The BioFire film array panel is now before the FDA.
NEW ORLEANS – National adult immunization improvement initiative hits home run in Georgia pilot project.
So far, PTAC has sent at least 10 APMs to the CMS. To date, not a single one has been approved or even tested on a limited scale.
Rates are higher for hospital and ICU admission, mortality, length of stay, supplemental oxygen, and ventilator support.
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