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June 24, 2021
Panelists also recommended the use of bezlotoxumab as a co-intervention with standard of care antibiotics in patients with a recurrent C. diff infection within the past 6 months.
Investigators observed improvements in inflammation of the cornea and ocular itching among patients receiving Verkazia in both trials.
Ribociclib was found to prolong overall survival and improve post-progression outcomes in patients with HR-positive/HER2−negative advanced breast cancer, particularly among younger patients with a significant unmet need.
Results from the LOTIS-2 and LOTIS-3 trials show durable responses and a manageable toxicity profile among patients with both diffuse large B-cell lymphoma and mantle cell lymphoma treated with loncastuximab tesirine-lpyl (Zynlonta).
Further, the ISCs reside in a series of regularly folded valleys of the gut, which the researchers call crypts.
Individuals with diabetes, and other related underlying health conditions, are being hospitalized 6 times more often and are 12 times more likely to die of COVID-19 than those without diabetes.
The researchers noted that during high-risk pregnancies, special monitoring and care throughout the pregnancy is mandatory.
Community pharmacy teams can help reduce hospitalizations through the provision of medication reconciliation, which adjudicates discrepancies such as therapeutic omissions, duplications, dosing errors, drug interactions, and unintentional therapeutic changes.
Investigators found that a single initial dose may be sufficient for patients with prior infection.
Amy R. Dunleavy, PharmD, highlights various drug therapies used for the acute treatment of migraine and provides recommendations for appropriate use.