Steve Duffy

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IBD and Anemia: Adverse Events After IV Iron Therapy Examined

By Apr 23, 2018

To examine the occurrence of adverse reactions in this patient population, researchers from John Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, conducted a retrospective analysis of IBD patients who received IV iron infusions between 2010 and 2014 in the commercial claims database, MarketScan.

MenB Vaccine Gets Breakthrough Tx Designation for Kids Ages 1 to 9 Years

By Apr 23, 2018

The Breakthrough designation was based on data from Phase 2 studies which assessed the safety and efficacy of the vaccine in this patient population.

NDA Submitted for Postpartum Depression Treatment Brexanolone

By Apr 23, 2018

Results in the 202B and 202C trials showed that brexanolone achieved the primary endpoint of mean reduction from baseline in the Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression.

Point-of-Care Test for Assessing Risk of Spontaneous Preterm Birth Approved

By Apr 20, 2018

The test detects placental alpha microglobulin-1 (PAMG-1) in patients presenting with signs and symptoms of preterm labor.

Controversial New Research Changes the Narrative on Hans Asperger

By Apr 20, 2018

Medical records of 48 children examined by Asperger show that he specifically called for 12 of the children to be transferred to the Am Spieglegrund facility, the 'euthanasia' institution founded in 1940.

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