News from the FDA/CDC
Avatrombopag (Doptelet) is the first drug approved for thrombocytopenia in adults who have chronic liver disease and are undergoing a procedure....
WASHINGTON – The preferred evaluation – intravascular ultrasound – was not used.
AUSTIN, TEX. – Improving anemia treatment beyond the standard oral supplements could have a large effect on decreasing pregnancy complications.
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And there’s a new FDA approval for multiple myeloma.
The most advanced cases are the most likely to be diagnosed.
SAN DIEGO – Consider increased monitoring of renal function in certain patients.
SALT LAKE CITY – Normal puberty does not equate to normal fertility, researchers found.
An Icelandic study could show whether screening an asymptomatic general population for monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance is...
SAN DIEGO – “It’s time to put the needles away for pregnant patients,” said Dr. Marc Rodger.
From the Journals
Neither crude stroke incidence rates nor regression analysis indicated a link between sickle cell trait in African Americans and stroke.
SEATTLE – Thromboelastometry can play a role in identifying bariatric surgery patients at risk for VTE.