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2014-07-01 16:25:46

LONDON, July 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Bristol-Myers Squibb Company - Product Pipeline Review - 2014http://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/therapeutic/bristol_myers_squibb_company_product_pipeline_review_2013.html Bristol-Myers Squibb Company - Product Pipeline Review - 2014 SummaryGlobal Markets Direct's, 'Bristol-Myers Squibb Company - Product Pipeline Review - 2014', provides an overview of the Bristol-Myers Squibb...

2014-06-10 12:29:47

Additional Novel Oral Anticoagulants are Expected to Gain Approval in China for AF and VTE in the Next Three to Four Years, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the high cost of therapy remains a significant barrier for uptake of novel oral anticoagulants (NOACs) in the Chinese market. Warfarin, the mainstay of anticoagulation treatment, is listed in the national essential drugs list and is...

2014-03-24 08:26:49

Results Show Highest Rate of Control Ever Observed with Warfarin in Real-world Setting, Surpassing Thresholds for Cost-Effectiveness of Newer Agents Identified in Five Recent Independent Studies WALTHAM, Mass., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR) today announced the publication of the largest-ever study of warfarin patient self-testing, which demonstrated that weekly International Normalized Ratio (INR) testing significantly improves control of warfarin, as measured...

Atrial Fibrillation To Increase In The US
2013-07-29 05:39:03

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Over 12 million people in the US could experience a common yet dangerous form of irregular heartbeat known as atrial fibrillation by the year 2030, according to new research appearing in the American Journal of Cardiology. According to Reuters Health reporter Kathryn Doyle, approximately five million American adults had been diagnosed with atrial fibrillation (AF) in 2010. However, the new study projects the number of AF patients...

2013-05-28 12:25:01

A new guideline from the American Academy of Neurology will help people who take blood thinners decide whether or not to take them during surgery or other medical procedures. The guideline is published in the May 28, 2013, print issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. People who have had a stroke often take blood thinners such as aspirin or warfarin to prevent another stroke. Blood thinners, or anticlotting drugs, are also used to prevent a first...

2013-03-28 23:04:10

The Firm is currently investigating Pradaxa lawsuits on behalf of individuals who suffered life-threatening internal bleeding, allegedly due to Pradaxa side effects. New York, New York (PRWEB) March 28, 2013 As Pradaxa lawsuits continue to mount, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that a new study presented last week at the American College of Cardiology has raised questions about the effectiveness of new-generation blood thinners, including Pradaxa. The study, which aggregated data from three...

Word of the Day
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.