Patients with hematologic malignancies are at an advanced risk when they also have COVID-19. What have some recent studies suggested about outcomes in patients who have both?
Researchers identified 91 ACE2-lowering antineoplastic compounds.
The genomic-adjusted radiation dose (GARD) model predicts outcomes of radiotherapy.
Participants with diets high in vitamin K
1 and vitamin K 2 have reduced risk for atherosclerotic CVD in adjusted analyses
Researchers sought to determine whether panobinostat may help to prevent GVHD in patients who receive stem cell transplant with matched donors.
Researchers sought to determine whether patients with cancer who were hospitalized with COVID-19 would have a higher mortality rate.
Researchers sought to determine whether ixazomib and dexamethasone would be more effective vs physician’s choice of treatment in relapsed or refractory AL amyloidosis.
Researchers sought to determine whether letermovir may delay cytomegalovirus-specific cellular reconstitution for patients undergoing HCT.
Researchers sought to determine if a single dose of posttransplant cyclophosphamide is as effective as a 2-dose regimen in patients undergoing hematopoietic cell transplantation with matched-unrelated donors.
Aspirin may prevent distant metastases, according to researchers.
Patient advocate Marlena Murphy provides a patient’s perspective on GRASP.
Researchers sought to determine whether clopidogrel would be more effective than aspirin monotherapy for patients with CAD.
DA01 is an investigational pluripotent stem cell-derived dopaminergic neuron therapy designed to replace the midbrian dopaminergic neurons lost in Parkinson disease.
GRASP co-founder Julia Maués explains how the initiative came about and reveals plans for the future.
A novel study asks: Does a correlation exist between preexisting comorbidities and serum titers of anti-BP180 and 230 antibodies in patients with bullous pemphigoid (BP)?
Researchers sought to determine whether posttransplant cyclophosphamide would be effective in GVHD prophylaxis for patients who underwent mismatched unrelated donor HCT.
Researchers sought to determine whether clopidogrel would be preferred over aspirin to reduce cardiovascular risk in patients with HIV.
Cholestene, a dietary supplement marketed for cholesterol management, has been found to contain a hidden drug ingredient.
Panelists at a virtual congressional briefing, including James Kublin, MD, addressed critical questions about new diagnostic technologies, vaccine and treatment development, and the long-term impact of COVID-19 on patients who have recovered from the disease.
The approval was based on data from a phase 2 trial that evaluated Rezurock in 65 patients with chronic GVHD who received 2 to 5 prior lines of systemic therapy.
Bluetooth is potentially susceptible to attack because it allows different devices to communicate over the air, according to a cybersecurity expert.
In a multicenter study, researchers evaluated the characteristics of hematologic involvement and assessed the association in patients with pediatric systemic lupus erythematosus.
Researchers sought to determine the vaccine responsiveness in patients who had received anti-CD20 therapy than in healthy or disease-control populations.
Researchers assessed the ability of antihypertensive drugs to cross the blood-brain barrier.
Researchers sought to determine whether cryopreservation of unrelated donor hematopoietic stem cells would affect outcomes in patients who underwent HSCT since the COVID-19 pandemic.
Researchers assessed the risk for all-cause mortality in cancer patients with COVID-19.
The field of medicine has been plagued by the underrepresentation of African Americans, people of Hispanic heritage, and Native Americans, as well as institutional racism and sexism that have persisted for decades.
NP expert discusses screening and treatments for anxiety in children and adolescents in the primary care setting.
Researchers investigated thyroid function in women 6 months postpartum relative to maternal iodine, selenium, and iron status.
The expanded EUA of the COVID-19 vaccine “will be the biggest positive change for adolescents since the beginning of the lockdown in March 2020.” — Mary Koslap-Petraco, DNP, PPCNP-BC, CPNP, FAANP
Johns Hopkins investigators sought to evaluate antibody responses to a second SARS-CoV-2 mRNA vaccine dose among organ transplant recipients.
Researchers sought to determine whether there was a risk of developing IPH in patients with COVID-19 treated with heparin.
New measures for tourists and other travelers could take effect as early as next week.
NP expert discusses the 5 principal components of survivorship care for patients with cancer.
New guidelines recommend using the full approved doses of immunotherapy and targeted therapies for patients with cancer and obesity.
Researchers sough to determine whether belumosudil would help treat patients with chronic GVHD.
A team of investigators sought to assess the impact of Clostridioides difficile infection on outcomes in pediatric patients with cancer.
We continue discussing the power of touch and how has it played into the history of clinical treatment as well as our current reality.
Previous research has demonstrated relationships between stress, work performance, and emotional intelligence. The researchers in the current study sought to test that relationship in the context of the pandemic.
Patients living in states with lower eligibility limits had worse survival rates, regardless of cancer stage at diagnosis.
What is the power of touch and how has it played into the history of clinical treatment as well as our current reality?
We speak to two doctors about life after hanging up their white coats.
The American College of Physicians convened a panel to identify best practices for the use of short-course antibiotics in the management of common infections.
An analysis of 33 video-recorded conversations helped to identify factors that lead to effective communication in oncology care settings.
Researchers sought to determine if GVHD prophylaxis with ATLG would be the same as PTCy in terms of long-term outcomes.
The EUA was granted based on an interim analysis from the phase 1/2/3 COMET-ICE trial, which evaluated sotrovimab in 583 non-hospitalized adults with mild to moderate COVID-19 at high risk of progression to severe disease.
Researchers sought to determine whether targeting BAFF and BCR pathways may improve outcomes in patients with chronic GVHD risk.
Patients with COPD who exhibit low blood eosinophil counts had no change in exacerbations or survival compared with patients with typical counts.
The FDA has authorized undiluted, thawed vials of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine to be stored in the refrigerator at 2°C to 8°C (35°F to 46°F) for up to 1 month.
PTC923 is an oral formulation of synthetic sepiapterin, a precursor to intracellular tetrahydrobiopterin.