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Central and peripheral arterial diseases in chronic kidney disease: conclusions from a ...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.kint.2021.04.029
Kidney International; Johansen KL, Garimella PS et. al.

May 8th, 2021 - Chronic kidney disease (CKD) affects about 10% of all populations worldwide, with about 2 million people requiring dialysis. Although patients with CKD are at high risk of cardiovascular disease and events, they are often underrepresented or excluded in clinical trials, leading to important knowledge gaps about how to treat these patients. KDIGO (Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes) conve...

ESMO Virtual Congress 2020: Abstracts
https://www.esmo.org/meetings/esmo-virtual-congress-2020/abstracts

Sep 19th, 2020 - Abstract submission categories Basic science Biliary tract cancer, incl. cholangiocarcinoma Biomarkers (agnostic) Breast cancer, early stage Breast cancer, locally advanced Breast cancer, metastatic CNS tumours Colorectal cancer Developmental therapeutics Endocrine tumours Genitourinary tumours, prostate Genitourinary tumours, non-prostate Gynaecological cancers Haematological mal...

ESMO Webinar Series: Managing Patients in the COVID-19 Era
https://www.esmo.org/meetings/esmo-webinar-series/managing-patients-in-the-covid-19-era

Sep 19th, 2020 - This Webinar series has been organised with the aim to share the ESMO adapted recommendations for cancer patient management during the COVID-19 pandemic. These recommendations should be used as guidance for prioritising the various aspects of cancer care in order to mitigate the negative effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the management of cancer patients.

ESMO: COVID-19 and Cancer Care in the ESMO Journals
https://www.esmo.org/covid-19-and-cancer/covid-19-and-cancer-care-in-the-esmo-journals

Sep 18th, 2020 - In this page you can find the articles related to COVID-19 disease in the context of cancer care management as published in the ESMO flagship journal, the Annals of Oncology and the ESMO Open.

ESMO Guideline for Cancer Patient Management During the COVID-19 Pandemic
https://www.esmo.org/guidelines/cancer-patient-management-during-the-covid-19-pandemic?hit=ehp

Sep 18th, 2020 - These recommendations should be used as guidance for prioritising the various aspects of cancer care in order to mitigate the negative effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the management of cancer patients. The situation is evolving, and pragmatic actions may be required to deal with the challenges of treating patients, while ensuring their rights, safety and wellbeing.

WFH Guidelines for the Management of Hemophilia, 3rd edition
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/hae.14046
Haemophilia

Aug 3rd, 2020 - This new edition of the World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) guidelines for the management of hemophilia comes at an exciting time in the evolution of the diagnosis and treatment of this condition. Since the publication of the second edition in 2012, tremendous advances have been made in several aspects of the management of hemophilia. These include genetic assessment as well as therapy with ma...

Michael J. Morris, MD, on Prostate Cancer: Impact of PSMA-Targeted Imaging on Clinical Management
https://ascopost.com/videos/asco20-virtual-scientific-program/michael-morris-on-the-impact-of-psma-targeted-imaging-on-clinical-management-of-prostate-cancer/

Jun 1st, 2020 - Michael J. Morris, MD, of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, discusses phase III data from the CONDOR trial, which showed that PSMA-targeted PET scans detected and localized occult disease in most men with biochemically recurrent prostate cancer presenting with negative or equivocal conventional imaging findings (Abstract 5501).

Progressing malignancy linked to higher mortality among patients with cancer and COVID-19
https://www.healio.com/hematology-oncology/practice-management/news/online/{a24c9adf-558c-4ccb-ba95-8c5a2168dcbe}/progressing-malignancy-linked-to-higher-mortality-among-patients-with-cancer-and-covid-19

May 31st, 2020 - Progressing cancer appeared independently associated with increased risk for death among a cohort of patients with malignancies and COVID-19, according to study results presented during the ASCO20 Virtual Scientific Program.

Intensive Remote Monitoring of High-Risk Patients Initiating Antineoplastic Treatment
https://ascopost.com/news/may-2020/intensive-remote-monitoring-of-high-risk-patients-initiating-antineoplastic-treatment/

May 30th, 2020 - As reported at the ASCO20 Virtual Scientific Program by Robert Michael Daly, MD, MBA, and colleagues (Abstract 2027), use of a pilot program of intensive remote monitoring of high-risk outpatients receiving antineoplastic treatment has shown considerable promise in the ability to improve patient care and decrease use of hospital resources by promptly alerting practitioners to symptoms that requ...

NCI director: COVID-19 having ‘profound’ effects on cancer outcomes, research
https://www.healio.com/hematology-oncology/practice-management/news/online/{56279316-24e1-4c34-8527-2538a95b52a9}/nci-director-covid-19-having-profound-effects-on-cancer-outcomes-research

May 30th, 2020 - The oncology community has demonstrated a remarkable ability to adapt amid the COVID-19 pandemic but must be prepared for its long-term effects on cancer care, NCI Director Norman E. “Ned” Sharpless, MD, told ASCO Virtual Scientific Program attendees.

Sentinel Node Biopsy Strategy Equivalent to Neck Dissection in T1-T2NO Oropharyngeal and Oral Cancers
https://dailynews.ascopubs.org/do/10.1200/ADN.20.200192/full/

May 29th, 2020 - In a randomized multicenter study, a strategy based on sentinel node biopsy (SNB) was equivalent to elective neck dissection (END) in the management of T1-T2N0 oral and oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinomas, with comparable 2-year neck recurrence-free survival (RFS) and lower morbidity in year 1 after surgery (Abstract 6501). Renaud Garrel, MD, of CHU Montpellier, France, presented the results...

Mobility program benefits hospitalized patients with cancer
https://www.healio.com/hematology-oncology/practice-management/news/online/{13e4040b-b7b3-422e-9762-7a8cbd84f96a}/mobility-program-benefits-hospitalized-patients-with-cancer

May 29th, 2020 - A mobility program significantly decreased health care utilization among hospitalized patients with cancer, according to study results presented during the ASCO20 Virtual Scientific Program.

Guidelines for the management of acute joint bleeds and chronic synovitis in haemophilia: A United Kingdom Haemophilia Centre Doctors’ Organisation (UKHCDO) guideline
http://www.ukhcdo.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Guidelines-for-the-management-of-acute-joint-bleeds-and-chronic-synovitis-in-haemophilia.pdf
Haemophilia

Jan 24th, 2017 - Prior to the availability of clotting factor concentrates, the natural history of arthropathy in severe haemophilia was well described, with recurrent bleeds into joints leading to progressive joint damage and ultimate destruction with associated functional problems. The prophylactic use of factor concentrates has dramatically modified the natural history of haemophilic arthropathy. The e...

The levodopa wearing-off phenomenon in Parkinson’s disease: pharmacokinetic considerations
https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.1517/14656566.7.10.1399?src=recsys&journalCode=ieop20
Expert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy;

Jun 29th, 2006 - Levodopa is the most efficacious treatment in the management of Parkinson’s disease. Unfortunately, chronic use of traditional levodopa/dopa decarboxylase inhibitor formulations is associated with the development of complications, such as wearing-off and dyskinesia. In an attempt to avoid these complications, some physicians delay the introduction of levodopa or employ levodopa-sparing strategi...

Impairments in Activities of Daily Living in Parkinson's Disease: Implications for Management
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/14530586/
NeuroRehabilitation

Sep 10th, 2003 - Parkinson's disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disorder with progressive impairment in motor and cognitive functioning. A review of past research shows that individuals experience not only physical discomfort brought on by the illness, but also considerable psychological distress. Increased dependency on a caregiver due to impairments in activities of daily living (e.g., walking, eating, dress...

COVID-19 and Food Safety: Risk Management and Future Considerations
https://journals.lww.com/nutritiontodayonline/Fulltext/2020/05000/COVID_19_and_Food_Safety__Risk_Management_and.6.aspx?context=LatestArticles

COVID-19, also known as the “novel coronavirus disease 2019,” is a respiratory illness, and the causative pathogen is officially named as “SARS-CoV-2.” Infections with SARS-CoV-2 have now been amplified to a global pandemic—as of April 3, 2020, nearly 1 018 000 cases have been confirmed in more than 195 countries, including more than 300 000 cases within the United States. Public safety guideli...

European guidelines on microscopic colitis: United European Gastroenterology (UEG) and European Microscopic Colitis Group (EMCG) statements and recommendations
https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/2050640620951905

Microscopic colitis is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease characterised by normal or almost normal endoscopic appearance of the colon, chronic watery, non-bloody diarrhoea and distinct histological abnormalities, which identify three histological subtypes, the collagenous colitis, the lymphocytic colitis and the incomplete microscopic colitis. With ongoing uncertainties and new developments i...

Management of Herpes Zoster (Shingles) and Postherpetic Neuralgia
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2000/0415/p2437.html

Herpes zoster (commonly referred to as “shingles”) and postherpetic neuralgia result from reactivation of the varicella-zoster virus acquired during the primary varicella infection, or chickenpox. Whereas varicella is generally a disease of childhood, herpes zoster and post-herpetic neuralgia become more common with increasing age. Factors that decrease immune function, such as human immunodefi...

SHINGLES: DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT
https://www.aad.org/public/diseases/a-z/shingles-treatment

HOW TO TREAT SHINGLES: PAIN MANAGEMENT These tips, which you can do at home, can help ease the pain and itch from shingles.

Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Diagnosis and Management
https://www.aafp.org/afp/2020/0615/p730.html
AAFP

Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) is noncardiogenic pulmonary edema that manifests as rapidly progressive dyspnea, tachypnea, and hypoxemia. Diagnostic criteria include onset within one week of a known insult or new or worsening respiratory symptoms, profound hypoxemia, bilateral pulmonary opacities on radiography, and inability to explain respiratory failure by cardiac failure or flui...