Early in the pandemic, CMS suspended quality reporting during the first two quarters of 2020. That will create a gap in data that would normally be available to assess trends in the industry and to spur process improvements. CMS “is
Two top Advocate Aurora Health doctors on Wednesday addressed viewer questions about vaccines, COVID-19, masks and when life might get back to normal during a discussion on Facebook Live. Executive Medical Director of Infectious Disease and Prevention Dr. Robert Citronberg
Scientists at the Food and Drug Administration found Johnson & Johnson’s coronavirus vaccine to be safe and effective in preventing COVID-19, confirming clinical trial results announced by the drugmaker last month and likely clearing the way for an emergency authorization in
The fruitful endeavors of the life sciences industry are impossible to miss. The year 2021 begins with two Covid-19 vaccines developed, tested and approved for use in just under a year along with multiple treatments, diagnostics and other medical technology.
Comparative Effectiveness and Safety of Sodium–Glucose Cotransporter 2 Inhibitors Versus Glucagon-Like Peptide 1 Receptor Agonists in Older Adults Elisabetta Patorno, Ajinkya Pawar, Lily G. Bessette, Dae H. Kim, Chintan Dave, Robert J. Glynn, Medha N. Munshi, Sebastian Schneeweiss, Deborah J.
The SEE Study: Safety, Efficacy, and Equity of Implementing Autonomous Artificial Intelligence for Diagnosing Diabetic Retinopathy in Youth Risa M. Wolf, T.Y. Alvin Liu, Chrystal Thomas, Laura Prichett, Ingrid Zimmer‐Galler, Kerry Smith, Michael D. Abramoff, Roomasa Channa Diabetes Care Mar
AbstractOBJECTIVE To compare efficacy and safety of dulaglutide at doses of 3.0 and 4.5 mg versus 1.5 mg in patients with type 2 diabetes inadequately controlled with metformin.RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS Patients were randomly assigned to once-weekly dulaglutide 1.5 mg,
Results from various surveys show that 30–70% of adult people with diabetes in the United States use alternative medicine, with one-third using it specifically to improve diabetes-related symptoms (1). Individuals with diabetes may be inclined to use these products for
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Laura Ungar and Samantha Young California mom Megan Bacigalupi has had enough. She wants her kindergartner and second grader back in their Oakland classrooms. This story also ran on USA Today. It can be republished for free. But the coronavirus