Tag Archives: Diagnosis

Pfizer’s heart med Vyndaqel off and running thanks to diagnosis push: execs

Early in its launch for rare heart disease meds Vyndaqel and Vyndamax, Pfizer is fielding an awareness and diagnosis push that’s paying off big-time. Thousands of patients have been diagnosed, sales have mounted to almost a half-billion dollars—and much more opportunity’s yet to come, execs said Tuesday. Vyndaqel and its sister formulation Vyndamax scored FDA approvals last May to treat wild-type… Read More »

Research project gathers data, images to improve breast cancer diagnosis

A research initiative is using a cloud-based approach in an effort to improve breast cancer care, aiming to develop personalized screening approaches. The Athena Breast Health Network, a long-established breast health collaborative, is conducting the initiative, aiming to use a digital engagement platform that seeks to achieve a couple aims—to provide a more secure and… Read More »

Psychiatric diagnosis ‘scientifically meaningless’

A new study, published in Psychiatry Research, has concluded that psychiatric diagnoses are scientifically worthless as tools to identify discrete mental health disorders. The study, led by researchers from the University of Liverpool, involved a detailed analysis of five key chapters of the latest edition of the widely used Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM), on… Read More »

The naked eye alone is not enough to ensure the accurate diagnosis of skin cancer, say experts

The visual inspection of a suspicious skin lesion using the naked eye alone is not enough to ensure the accurate diagnosis of skin cancer, a group of experts have concluded following a largescale systematic review of research. The review is published today (Dec 6th) in The Cochrane Library as part of a Special Collection of… Read More »

Why Does Dual Diagnosis Treatment Increase the Chance of Sobriety?

In accordance to analysis, twin analysis is typical amid men and women who experience from drug dependancy and alcoholism. The link in between addiction and mental health problems is quite apparent despite the simple fact that there is no distinct proof that 1 causes the other. Even so, it is theoretically claimed that mental wellness… Read More »

Colon Cancer: Diagnosis and Treatment by Stage By Pooja Sharma

   Diagnosis of colon cancer: Why is screening necessary? Undergoing a regular screening test procedure for colon cancer can prove elementary in detecting the presence of the disease at its earliest stage. Moreover, screening can amplify the chance of a cure as it helps doctors evaluate and devise an appropriate treatment plan as per the… Read More »

Insomnia: Diagnosis and Treatment (Medical Psychiatry Series)

The first source on insomnia treatment since the advancement of newer drug options and cognitive behavioral therapies, Insomnia: Diagnosis and Treatment presents a comprehensive reference on the complications, evaluation, and treatment of insomnia. Ideal for sleep medicine specialists, psychiatrists, and neurologists, this text uses a multi-disciplinary approach to discuss the essential information on assessment and… Read More »