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Article ID: 704013

National study testing drug to treat graft-versus-host disease after stem cell transplants

University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC)

University of Nebraska Medical Center leading national team to determine if ruxolitinib is effective for treating a certain type of graft versus host disease (GVHD) called sclerotic. The grant is funded by Incyte, a global biopharmaceutical company.

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15-Nov-2018 5:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 703568

Studies Examine Sexual and Reproductive Empowerment in Sub-Saharan Africa

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Women in Ethiopia, Nigeria and Uganda are often pressured by family and through societal expectations to have more children, but commonly resort to covert or indirect means of contraception to maintain some reproductive autonomy. This is a central finding from a cross-country study led by researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

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7-Nov-2018 3:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 703622

Rutgers Study Helps City Ban Large Trucks

Rutgers University-New Brunswick

Researchers team up with residents to provide scientific evidence that heavy truck traffic impacted a neighborhood’s air quality and compromised health

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15-Nov-2018 1:05 AM EST
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Article ID: 703569

News Brief: 2018 International Conference on Family Planning in Kigali, Rwanda

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

At the fifth International Conference on Family Planning (ICFP) in Kigali, Rwanda, taking place Nov. 12 to 15, 2018, there will be four new research findings presented. The 2018 ICFP is co-hosted by the Bill & Melinda Gates Institute for Population and Reproductive Health, which is based at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Rwanda.

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7-Nov-2018 3:05 PM EST
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Article ID: 703761

Pain Physicians are ill-equipped to manage LGBTQ Patients’ Pain Issues

American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA)

Physician education and training about LGBTQ medical needs are much needed to improve their attitudes and skills in treating LGBTQ patients and increase patients’ satisfaction with their medical care.

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12-Nov-2018 12:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 703366

Best of Meeting Abstract: Adding Steroids to Local Anesthetics May Not Change Long Term Outcomes in Chronic Non-Cancer Pain

American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA)

Adding steroids to local anesthetic increases the success rate of short-term but not long-term relief of chronic non-cancer pain.

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12-Nov-2018 12:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 703364

Best of Meeting Abstract: Treatment for Joint Pain Is Less Helpful for Pain but Effective for Anxiety and Sleep Disturbance

American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA)

Patients with centralized pain (fibromyalgia-like phenotype) are less likely to respond to a type of facet joint pain treatment called radiofrequency ablation (RFA), according to the results of a study from researchers at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI.

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12-Nov-2018 12:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 703363

Best of Meeting Abstract: Study Finds Genetic Risk Score Correlates with Headache Prevalence and Severity

American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA)

A higher polygenic risk score—a genetic analysis computed from a combination of several of a person’s genes—is associated with more frequent and severe headaches. The findings support the idea that a propensity for headaches has a genetic basis.

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12-Nov-2018 12:00 AM EST
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Article ID: 703361

Best of Meeting Abstract: Opiate-Sparing Analgesia Combats Opioid Epidemic Without Affecting Pain Control

American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine (ASRA)

A minimal opiate supply, just a two-day course compared to a traditional two-week prescription, along with a scheduled-dose multimodal pain regimen after surgery limits the use of opiate medication by patients and, subsequently, opiate-related adverse effects while still providing effective pain control and high patient satisfaction.

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