Doxycycline vs Azithromycin As First-line Treatment for Women With Chlamydia

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Doxycycline demonstrated greater efficacy compared with azithromycin among women with concurrent anorectal and urogenital Chlamydia trachomatis infection, according to findings published in The Lancet Infectious Diseases. Between October 2018 and April 2020, researchers conducted a multicenter, open-label, randomized controlled superiority trial in France to compare the efficacy of doxycycline with […]

Celiac Disease Treatment: Are We Close to a Cure?

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Q: Has scientific research made any progress toward a cure or treatment for celiac disease? Until about 15 years ago, pharmaceutical companies showed little interest in drug development for celiac disease, said Dr. Alessio Fasano, director of the Center for Celiac Research and Treatment at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. […]

Effect of active vitamin D treatment on development of type 2 diabetes: DPVD randomised controlled trial in Japanese population

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Abstract Objective To assess whether eldecalcitol, an active vitamin D analogue2, can reduce the development of type 2 diabetes among adults with impaired glucose tolerance. Design Double blinded, multicentre, randomised, placebo controlled trial. Setting Three hospitals in Japan, between June 2013 and August 2019. Participants People aged 30 years and […]

Antibody-Drug Conjugates May Represent the Future of HER2-Low Breast Cancer Treatment

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Emerging data with novel antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs) such as trastuzumab deruxtecan-nxki (Enhertu), vic-trastuzumab duocarmazine, and disitamab vedotin (Aidixi) are showing encouraging activity in HER2-low breast cancer. Paolo Tarantino, MD, said this data suggests that the classification of HER2 should go beyond merely positive or negative. “In the future, we will […]

Types of Liver Disease: Causes, Symptoms, & Treatment

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Liver disease is a broad term that describes health conditions that damage the liver. As the body’s largest internal organ, the liver helps with vital functions like digesting food, processing substances, and filtering waste. When a person develops liver disease, the organ becomes damaged and can’t work properly. This article […]

Custom TMS Halved Depression Symptoms and Treatment Time

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Home » Topics » Mood Disorders » Depressive Disorder A customized version of transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) guided by quantitative EEG (qEEG) analysis helped half of depression symptoms in 47% of patients in a study recently published in the Journal of Affective Disorders. Previous studies have shown TMS to be […]

Global Breast Cancer Treatment Drugs Market Report, Growth Insight, Deep Research & Segment Analysis

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Global “Breast Cancer Treatment Drugs Market” Reports 2022 provide key industry studies for Breast Cancer Treatment Drugs manufacturers with specific statistics, significance, definition, SWOT analysis, expert opinion and the latest developments in the world. The research report also covers market size, price, sales, revenue, market shares, gross margin, growth rate […]

Prevalence, awareness, treatment and control of hypertension, diabetes and hypercholesterolemia, and associated risk factors in the Czech Republic, Russia, Poland and Lithuania: a cross-sectional study | BMC Public Health

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Summary of key findings We found that in all four countries, the prevalence rates of hypertension, diabetes and hypercholesterolemia were high while the control rates of the three chronic conditions were low. There were variations in the rates of awareness, treatment and control of the three chronic conditions between countries […]