Gilead Sciences has announced data from a Phase 2 study evaluating once-daily Sovaldi (sofosbuvir) 400mg for the treatment of chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in patients with advanced liver disease.
For young men, but not women, symptoms of depression at age 20 years predict subsequent computer use.
Short-term intensive insulin therapy (IIT) can improve β-cell function in type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) in association with decreased glycemic variability.
Herbal Tripterygium wilfordii Hook F (TwHF) is effective for the treatment of active rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in disease-modifying antirheumatic drug-naive patients.
Concomitant use of a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug or aspirin in patients with venous thromboembolism receiving anticoagulant therapy is tied to increased risk of bleeding.
The use of neoadjuvant and adjuvant chemotherapy for the treatment of muscle-invasive bladder cancer is associated with a survival benefit in the general population.
In areas with less access to ophthalmologists, fewer individuals with diabetes, diabetic retinopathy, and age-related macular degeneration receive care.
The iPLEDGE program needs to provide women with information about more contraceptive choices, including reversible contraceptives.
Exposure to arsenic in drinking water from wells may lower IQ in children.
Distance achieved in the six-minute walk test may be a practical measure of functional capacity that guides selection of therapy for patients with heart failure.