• By Healio   -   Jun 2, 2020

    FDA APPROVES IMMUNOTHERAPY REGIMEN FOR ADVANCED LIVER CANCER

    The FDA approved atezolizumab in combination with bevacizumab for the treatment of patients with unresectable or metastatic hepatocellular...

    Cancer
  • By Healio   -   Jun 2, 2020

    AI-ENABLED DASHBOARD PROVIDES MAP FOR VISUAL FIELD LOSS IN GLAUCOMA

    An AI-enabled dashboard designed to monitor glaucomatous functional loss showed potential for providing clinicians with a user-friendly...

    Glaucoma
  • By Healio   -   Jun 2, 2020

    SPEAKER SUGGESTS MEDICARE REIMBURSEMENT STRATEGY TO INCREASE KIDNEY TRANSPLANTATION

    Including adjustments for major complicating comorbidities in Medicare reimbursement policies for kidney transplantation could incentivize...

  • By Healio   -   Jun 2, 2020

    FDA CLEARS IND FOR NATURAL KILLER T-CELL THERAPY TO TREAT COVID-19

    The FDA cleared an investigational new drug application for AgenT-797 for the treatment of patients with COVID-19 infection, according...

    Drugs, Cancer
  • By Healio   -   Jun 2, 2020

    WHERE DOES YOUR FINANCIAL ADVISOR'S DUTY LIE?

    By Sanjeev Bhatia, MD, and David B. Mandell, JD, MBA In the first article of this three-part series on investing we discussed the potential...

  • By Healio   -   Jun 2, 2020

    TRUMP'S CLAIM TO HAVE ‘SAVED' PREEXISTING CONDITIONS CLASHES WITH RECORD

    Earlier this month, health care policy suddenly managed to steal some headlines away from impeachment and the ongoing horserace of...

  • By Healio   -   Jun 2, 2020

    FDA, FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION TO TARGET 'ANTI-COMPETITIVE' PRACTICES TO SUPPORT BIOSIMILARS

    The FDA and the Federal Trade Commission on Monday announced a partnership aimed at supporting the adoption of biosimilars and interchangeable...

    Drugs
  • By Healio   -   Jun 2, 2020

    COMPOUND INTEREST: A POWERFUL ANCILLARY REVENUE STREAM

    By Sanjeev Bhatia, MD, and David B. Mandell, JD, MBA With health care continuously in flux, physicians of all specialties have often...

    Power
  • By Healio   -   Jun 2, 2020

    3 THINGS RESIDENTS GET WRONG WHEN SELECTING THEIR FIRST JOB

    In a prior installment of our Residency to Retirement column, we addressed the importance of financial modeling for young physicians...

  • By Healio   -   Jun 2, 2020

    ‘YOUR DESTINY IS REVEALED TO YOU:' MATCH DAY 2020 AMID COVID-19

    With rising infection rates in the United States constituting a national emergency, COVID-19 continues to affect all facets of life...

  • By Healio   -   Jun 2, 2020

    ‘UNMASKING COVID-19': HEALIO TO LAUNCH NEW PODCAST FOR FRONT-LINE CLINICIANS

    Information about COVID-19 is evolving at a rapid pace. To help physicians stay informed of the latest developments, Healio is launching...

  • By Healio   -   Jun 2, 2020

    4 WAYS TO PROTECT YOUR FINANCIAL WEALTH DURING THE COVID-19 CRISIS

    By Sanjeev Bhatia, MD, and David B. Mandell, JD, MBA Since our last column, the world has changed more over the course of 1 month than...

  • By Healio   -   Jun 2, 2020

    PHYSICIANS BRACE FOR POTENTIAL SURGE IN COVID-19 CASES

    As health care workers begin to understand the scope of COVID-19 in their areas and how to respond to it, a new anxiety has set in:...

    Stress, Hospital
  • By Healio   -   Jun 2, 2020

    HIP ARTHROSCOPY, PHYSICAL THERAPY MAY IMPROVE FEMOROACETABULAR IMPINGEMENT SYNDROME

    Published results showed patients with femoroacetabular impingement had statistically and clinically significant short-term improvements...

  • By Healio   -   Jun 2, 2020

    OLDER ADULTS WITH CHRONIC CONDITIONS AT HIGHER RISK FOR TOOTH LOSS

    Older adults with certain chronic conditions were significantly more likely to have severe tooth loss compared with adults who did...

    Nutrition
  • By Healio   -   Jun 2, 2020

    NEW NIH RESEARCH GOALS FOCUS ON ‘PRECISION NUTRITION'

    The NIH has recently announced the launch of a new strategic plan to advance nutrition research for the next 10 years. The objective,...

    Plan, Nutrition
  • By Healio   -   Jun 2, 2020

    TOP IN ID: HYDROXYCHLOROQUINE, REMDESIVIR AND COVID-19

    A recent study published in The Lancet further questions the safety and usefulness of hydroxychloroquine for the treatment of COVID-19,...

    Drugs
  • By Healio   -   Jun 2, 2020

    POSTOPERATIVE PULMONARY COMPLICATIONS COMMON IN COVID-19

    Among patients with COVID-19 who underwent surgery, 30-day mortality was high and approximately half of patients experienced postoperative...

    Hospital
  • By Healio   -   Jun 2, 2020

    VIDEO: ALLERGY DIAGNOSIS REQUIRES CLOSE LOOK AT SYMPTOMS, ENVIRONMENT, PROTEINS

    Since 1984, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America has declared May as National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month. One common...

    Hospital, Asthma, Allergies
  • By Healio   -   Jun 2, 2020

    HEALIO ENHANCES USER EXPERIENCE WITH REENGINEERED WEBSITE

    Healio has launched a new, fully reengineered version of its website, delivering personalized news and education in an enhanced user...