New Drug Product: Opdivo

Unresectable or metastatic melanoma and disease progression following ipilimumab and, if BRAF V600 mutation positive, a BRAF inhibitor. Metastatic squamous non-small cell lung cancer with progression on or after platinum-based chemotherapy.

Having the OTC Discussion

These common OTC medications may be viewed as safe or benign, but they may lead to condition and/or medication-related problems.

E-Cigarettes: USPSTF Weighs In

There's not enough data to decide whether or not electronic cigarettes can help smokers quit, according to the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF).

Drop Sugary Drink, Drop Diabetes Risk

Exchanging one sugar-sweetened beverage for water or unsweetened coffee or tea daily could lower diabetes risk by up to 25%.

FDA OK's 'Double Chin' Tx

Kybella (deoxycholic acid) has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat moderate-to-severe submental fat.

Serotonin Syndrome Due to Morphine Interaction?

Serotonin syndrome is typically triggered by an interaction between drugs with serotonergic activity; limited evidence exists to support a link between nonserotonergic opiates (like oxycodone or morphine) and serotonin syndrome.

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Evidence-Based Care for Atrial Fibrillation

The Preventive Cardiovascular Nurses Association is pleased to provide Evidence-Based Care of the Patient with Atrial Fibrillation: A Call to Action for Nurses and Advanced Practice Nurses. This series of articles is designed to guide and support the clinical practice of those managing patients with atrial fibrillation (AF), the most common cardiac arrhythmia in the United States.

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