Tuesday, 22 Oct 2019

Drug Safety

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16 Feb 2019 Social Dr Anne Stevens. Other arc options for localized scleroderma include tocilizumab and abatacept. #RWCS2019 https://t.co/AIfARTZ3CD
16 Feb 2019 Social FREEDOM trial 3,591 postmenop. women Rx w/ denosumab vs PBO x3 years - No difference in dental procedures (~45%), adjudicated osteonecrosis of jaw (13 cases) - risk was 0.68% vs. 0.05% w/ and withour invasive oral procedures. https://t.co/dxWuzEjUnk
15 Feb 2019 Social Dr Aryeh Fischer on MTX lung dz - it is rare. #RWCS2019 https://t.co/pIQvv0jEFW
14 Feb 2019 Social RCT of 559 patients undergoing hip replacement shows that postoperative use of paracetamol plus ibuprofen or ibuprofen alone significantly reduced morphine consumption. https://t.co/JbnkvBzibC
12 Feb 2019 Social Is the Serious infection (SIE) risk different between TCZ and TNFi? Not when used after failing 1 TNFi; But for biologic initiators, SIE risk was higher in TCZ compared to TNFi or ABA (based on claims data from 16074 TCZ matched to 33109 TNFi initiators https://t.co/kT9R04pBrz
11 Feb 2019 Social Medicine info sheets used by Rheus exceeds 8th grade reading. Comprehension was low w/ correct answers by 9/21 pts for adalimumab, 7/11 for MTX, 6/28 NSAIDs, 13/24 abatacept MIS.. Simpler, shorter MIS with pictures and infographics are needed. https://t.co/ZPVX6wQVwR
06 Feb 2019 Social CDC Stats: In 2017, >2/3 of all drug overdose deaths in the United States involved opioids; From 2016 to 2017, opioid-related overdose deaths increased 12 percent overall (17.2% in elderly). https://t.co/O38uFIUcpd
04 Feb 2019 Social QD Clinic - Arthritis Drugs & Major Surgery; cases from RheumNow and RheumNow Live. How do you advised med changes w/ upcoming surgery? https://t.co/YRh6gQtvSL via @YouTube
04 Feb 2019 ACR Video QD Clinic - Arthritis Drugs and Major Surgery
19 Jan 2019 Social JAMA study shows that when drug companies increased their opioid marketing budgets by just $5.29 per 1,000 population, the number of MD opioid prescriptions went up 82% and opioid deaths increased 9%. https://t.co/4FAr53gH17
18 Jan 2019 Social CDC reports that opioid overdoses are more likely to kill Americans than car crashes. Themotor vehicle death rate =11.5 per 100,000 in 2017 (use to be 15.2) vs opioid overdose deaths of 14.9 per 100,000 in 2017 (up from 2.9 in 1999). https://t.co/n8cFgvKyGu
13 Jan 2019 Social Rheumatology Year in Review : New Drugs, irAEs, Enbrel in court, Opioids, new JAKs, Hot PsA Trial, new Lupus drugs, Medical Marijuana, Expen$ive Rheum drugs, Senolytics. https://t.co/9VpM4yRGfY
11 Jan 2019 Social FDA AAC + DSRM advisory committee votes 19 yes, 2 no and 1 abstain on continued use of Uloric/febuxostat after reviewing CV risk in the CARES study. Await FDA decision, but Look for label changes.
08 Jan 2019 Social QD Video from RheumNow - Dicusssion of statins and myalgias/arthralgias. https://t.co/zKFZEF6MiL
07 Jan 2019 Social RheumNow Weekly Podcast is up - watch here: https://t.co/vAtEYSPIhG or listen on iTunes or here https://t.co/D3n7so7mN9
04 Jan 2019 Social FDA warns fluoroquinolone use may increase risk ofruptures or tears in the aorta. Thus Fluoroquinolones should not be used w/ aortic aneurysms, peripheral vascular Dz, HTN, Marfans/Ehlers-Danlos, or the elderly, unless there are no other options available https://t.co/aTEE0keIS8
01 Jan 2019 News Best of 2018: The Safety of Paternal Exposure to DMARDs and Biologics
31 Dec 2018 Social RT @NYTHealth: From @NYTOpinion: CBD is being touted as the latest miracle cure. Enthusiasts rave about its supposed anti-anxiety, anti-inf…
30 Dec 2018 Social "Prednisone is the best drug we have, and prednisone is the worst drug we have"- Peter A. Merkel, MD
28 Dec 2018 News Best of 2018: Hydroxychloroquine Being Over-Dosed with New Guidelines?