Friday, 18 Jan 2019

Drug Safety

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15 Aug 2017 Social Consumer reports drug safety questions for older folks:1) safe for my age? 2) will lower doses do? 3) is Rx needed? https://t.co/Rge16GhMxI
02 Dec 2016 Social J&J/Dupuy hit with $1billion verdict to 6 plantiffs who recv metal on metal THR; appeal planned w/ >8000 more suits https://t.co/OBuirKGvO7
14 Aug 2015 Social Do you have the means of formal clinical med reviews w/ pharmacist? They can improve adherence, compliance, outcomes http://t.co/HgShWp94Gp
14 Dec 2017 Social NICE and NHS reject the approval of Tocilizumab for use in GCA citing cost concerns https://t.co/TZMmnj91sp https://t.co/aQMFLKVCYo
08 Sep 2018 Social RheumNow Week in Review is up! This week the sunshine folder & ugly tie rack! Watch the video here https://t.co/Lb0mFGPTHc or try the podcast on iTunes in your car or on Android Auto in your car on Stitcher or https://t.co/Lb0mFGPTHc
12 Apr 2017 Social NY Times article on "deprescribing" and polypharmacy - 1/3 hosp involve a drug AE, 400,000 preventable drug AE/year https://t.co/XyPnjbmC4e
14 Sep 2017 Social No difference in folic acid low dose vs high dose use with regard to hepatotoxicity of MTX. https://t.co/fnqqqwyE23
01 May 2015 Social Necrotizing aspergillosis reviewed. CTD (RA,AS) @risk. Dx by A. fumigatus IgG Abs & upper lobe cavitary lesions http://buff.ly/1IdaanE 
01 Oct 2016 Social Rates of Septic arthritis increased 43% in UK (5.5-->7.8/100k) over last 15yrs, especially in elderly >75. https://t.co/Ol5ZSZu7bb
29 Dec 2017 Social RT @AngusWorthing: “We could give [our new drug] away for free and … it would still be more economically advantageous” for insurers and PBM…
14 May 2018 Social RheumNow Wk in Review is up; Nonadherence and Atronomic Costs. Listen to the podcast on iTunes or here https://t.co/fvuI23Oez6 or watch the videocast https://t.co/Mks5i6XVHm
22 Oct 2018 Social RT @KDAO2011: Great Pearl by Dr J Kremer: if a patient complains about hair loss with MTX, add leucovorin (but don’t administer same day as…
29 Apr 2017 Social #SOTA2017 Dr. Bingham Most common joints are large - knees ankels shoulders, many w/ Small - MCPs PIPs wrists, ReA in 2 pts
03 Oct 2017 Social `07 JIA pts followed for 3 yrs on Biologics- 25% (35) had Serious/Opportunistic infx. range 10.6-14.8/100py https://t.co/8kad5PmLKR
30 Jun 2016 Social Adherence to MTX 10-20% less than expected in CORRONA CERTAIN study- found 8.3% D/C MTX & 11.4% missed >=1 dose/mo https://t.co/EDjqkrgIRz
14 Feb 2017 Social Do HBV testing with TCZ! Study shows HBV reactivation w/ tocilizumab Rx only with Chronic HBV, not Resolved HBV https://t.co/NZQXQ8xWHB
23 Mar 2016 Social Statin use is assoc. w/ a 21% increased risk of skin cancer (NMSC) - data from >130K postmenopausal women (WHI) https://t.co/2uxJOC719Y
05 Nov 2017 Social RT @_connectedcare: Large trial, long fu. Celecoxib does NOT cause more CVS issues than Naproxen or Ibuprofen #ACR17 @rheumnow https://t.co…
04 Jan 2018 Social RT @DrAiLynTan: "Medicine used to be simple, ineffective & relatively safe It is now complex, effective & potentially dangerous" Cyril Cha…
24 Oct 2018 Social RT @NicoleBitencou5: #Plaquenil related #hyperpigmentation can occur soon after starting tx even though usually associated with long term u…