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TFOS elects July as Dry Eye Awareness Month

June 26, 2017

To coincide with the July publication of the Tear Film & Ocular Surface Society’s Dry Eye Workshop II, July will be recognized as Dry Eye Awareness Month.

TFOS DEWS II will update the definition, classification and diagnosis of dry eye; critically evaluate the epidemiology, pathophysiology, mechanism and impact of the disease; address its management and therapy; and develop recommendations for the design of clinical trials to assess pharmaceutical interventions, according to a press release.

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VIDEO: Mitro updates Roclatan studies, Aerie financing

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NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. ― At the OCTANe Ophthalmology Technology Summit here, Tom Mitro, president and chief operating officer of Aerie Pharmaceuticals, discusses the…

Nephrectomy status does not affect benefits seen with cabozantinib in renal cell carcinoma

June 26, 2017
CHICAGO — Cabozantinib improved PFS, objective response rate and OS compared with everolimus among patients with advanced renal cell carcinoma regardless of…
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Whole-genome sequencing shows unclear clinical value in primary care

June 26, 2017
Whole-genome sequencing revealed a risk for rare genetic disease in 20% of healthy primary care patients; however, the technology could lead to increased health care use…
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ICD therapy reduces risk of sudden, all-cause death

June 26, 2017
Compared with conventional care, primary prevention with implantable cardioverter-defibrillator, or ICD, therapy lowered the incidence of sudden and all-cause death for…
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Adult ADHD: A Diagnostics Challenge and Treatment Dilemma: June 2017

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Psychiatric Annals

Paying attention to attention has led clinicians and researchers to understand the many ways attention can be…
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Tibiofemoral Instability After Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty: Posterior-Stabilized Implants for Obese Patients

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Online Advanced Release, June 15, 2017
Tibiofemoral instability is a common complication after total knee arthroplasty (TKA), accounting for up to 22% of all…
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