Diana Ernst, RPh

Most Recent Articles by Diana Ernst, RPh

Oraxol Gets Orphan Drug Designation for Angiosarcoma

By Apr 19, 2018

Oraxol is a novel oral therapy that combines paclitaxel, a tubulin-stabilizing chemotherapeutic agent, with a non-absorbable gastrointestinal tract P-glycoprotein pump inhibitor.

AASM: Medical Marijuana Should Not Be Used to Treat Sleep Apnea

By Apr 16, 2018

Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) remains the mainstay of medical treatment for OSA.

Untrimmed Toenails: A Marker of Functional Status in Older Patients?

By Apr 13, 2018

For older patients, toenail length can provide important insight into a patient's functional status.

Patient Develops Thunderclap Headaches After Consuming 'Carolina Reaper'

By Apr 10, 2018

The authors note that this appears to be the first case of RCVS secondary to pepper or cayenne ingestion.

Death After Bee Venom Apitherapy in Previously Tolerant Patient

By Mar 21, 2018

In this case, a 55-year-old woman developed wheezing, dyspnea, and sudden loss of consciousness during her apitherapy session in which she received live bee stings to improve muscular contractures and stress.

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