Asthma drugs need to be maintained for continued benefit
Children whose asthma improved while taking steroid drugs for several years did not see those improvements continue after stopping the drugs, new results from a comprehensive childhood asthma study show.
The results come from the Childhood Asthma Management Program (CAMP) clinical trial, in whi...
AUDIO from Medialink and Bayer: Lifesaving Benefits of Low-Dose Aspirin Therapy Maintained with Naproxen Sodium
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The New England Journal of Medicine Publishes EURIDIS/ADONIS Study Results Showing Dronedarone Maintained Sinus Rhythm in Patients With Atrial Fibrillation or Flutter With no Observed Pro-Arrhythmia
PARIS, Sept. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sanofi-aventis announced the
publication of two international trials -- EURIDIS and ADONIS -- which
demonstrated that dronedarone (MULTAQ(TM)), a new anti-arrhythmic agent in
late stage development, is significantly more effective than placebo in
Blood glucose level should be maintained lower than recommended levels
Professor William Cefalu, Pennington Biomedical Research Center has reported that maintaining the current recommended blood glucose level does not reduce the risk // of cardiovascular disease. The researcher has asked the physicians to maintain the blood glucose level of their patients less than t...
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Abbott Presents Long-Term Data From Extension Study Showing Adult Crohn's Patients Treated With HUMIRA(R) (Adalimumab) Maintained Remission
Three of Four HUMIRA Patients from CHARM Study in Remission at One Year Maintained
Remission at Two Years
ABBOTT PARK, Ill., May 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Results from an
open-label extension study of two Abbott pivotal studies, CHARM and GAIN,
demonstrate that adult moder...
Lifesaving Benefits of Low-Dose Aspirin Therapy Maintained With Naproxen Sodium
Data Suggests That Millions on Aspirin Therapy Can Safely Take Aleve for Pain Without Compromising Cardiovascular Benefits
BOSTON, Nov. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Data to be presented at the 71st annual
meeting of the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) showed that when
over- the-counter (...
Long-Term Extension of Ulcerative Colitis Study Shows Remicade
Responders Maintained Improvement Through Two Years of Follow-Up
Separate Survey Underscores Impact of Disease on Work Status and
WASHINGTON, May 23, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Findings
presented today at Digestive Disease Week(R) 2007 (DDW), from
long-term extensions of the ACT trials (Active Ulcerative Colitis 1
& 2) show that subjects wi...
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'Microfluidic palette' may paint clearer picture of biological processes
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DOE-funded research projects win 46 R&D 100 Awards for 2009
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Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC scientists identify enzyme important in aging
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STALLERGENES: Strong Sales Growth in 1st Half-Year: up 12% Full-Year Guidance Maintained
ANTONY, France, July 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --
Million EUR 2008 08/07 2009 09/08
MEUR %Sales Var.% MEUR %Sales Var.%
Southern Europe (1) 26.7 71 15 28.5 68 7
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Angiotech Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announces financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2009
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