Mednet is now part of the Launchit Ventures Group. Learn more >

Mednet Reports

The following list of reports reflects the latest in findings and outcomes in medical research as presented at major medical meetings and published peer-reviewed medical journals. In this section you can view reports from important congresses as well as summaries of some recently published journal articles. Please let us know if you have a particular area of interest you would like to see covered.

PRIORITY PRESS - 48th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology

Continuous Benefit of VEGF Inhibition in Metastatic Colorectal Cancer

Chicago, Illinois / June 1-5, 2012

Chicago - New data extend the period in which inhibition of angiogenesis improves control of metastatic colorectal cancer (mCRC). The latest in a series of studies have indicated therapies targeted at tumour growth signalling, including the...

ABSTRACTS in PERSPECTIVE - Based on presentations from the 48th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology

VEGF Inhibition in Colorectal Cancer: Changing the Treatment Paradigm

Chicago, Illinois / June 1-5, 2012

EDITORIAL OVERVIEW: Prof. Dirk Arnold, MDDirector, Hubertus Wald Tumor Center, University Cancer Center Hamburg, University Hospital Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany Hagen Kennecke, MD, MHA, FRCPCMedical Oncologist and Clinician Researcher,...

PRIORITY PRESS - 107th Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association

Examining New Treatment Options for Overactive Bladder Syndrome

Atlanta, Georgia / May 19-24, 2012

Atlanta - Overactive bladder (OAB) has a negative impact on health-related quality of life for millions of people. The OAB symptom complex includes urgency, frequency and nocturia, and a third of patients with OAB are incontinent. It may...

PRIORITY PRESS - 107th Annual Meeting of the American Urological Association

Bone-targeted Therapies for Patients with Advanced Prostate Cancer

Atlanta, Georgia / May 19-24, 2012

Atlanta - Most patients with advanced prostate cancer will experience at least one skeletal-related event (SRE) without bone-directed therapy. In men with castration-resistant disease, an intravenous bisphosphonate and an anti-RANK ligand...

MEDICAL FRONTIERS - International Conference of the American Thoracic Society

Simplifying the Management of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

San Francisco, California / May 18-23, 2012

San Francisco - Bronchodilators are central to the management of symptomatic chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Both long-acting beta agonists (LABAs) and anticholinergics (LAACs) have been an important step toward minimizing...

PRIORITY PRESS - 18th Annual International Congress of the International Liver Transplantation Society

Simultaneous Antiviral and Immunosuppressive Treatment Strategies in Liver Transplantation

San Francisco, California / May 16-19, 2012

San Francisco - Long-term outcome of patients undergoing liver transplantation as a result of the complications of hepatitis C viral (HCV) infection is predicted to improve with studies demonstrating that immunosuppressive drugs can be used...

PHYSICIAN PERSPECTIVE - Viewpoint based on the following article: J Allergy Clin Immunol 2010;125(3):600-8.

Current Control and Future Risk of Asthma Exacerbations: Maintenance and Reliever Strategies Revisited

May 2012

Guest Editor:  Malcolm Sears, MB, ChB, FRACP, FRCPC, FAAAAI Professor of Medicine Division of Respirology St. Joseph’s HealthcareEndowed Chair in Respiratory Epidemiology McMaster UniversityHamilton, Ontario Introduction In...

PRIORITY PRESS - 10th Annual Primary Care Today Conference

Preventing Allergies in Infants: Focus on Atopic Dermatitis

Toronto, Ontario / May 10-12, 2012

Toronto - New information suggests that there is a window of development in early infancy when strategies to reduce risk of allergies may exert the most benefit. Allergies of all manifestations are on the rise in industrialized countries, a...

MEDICAL FRONTIERS - Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) 2012 Annual Meeting

VEGF Inhibitor Treatment for Age-related Macular Degeneration

Fort Lauderdale, Florida / May 6-10, 2012

Fort Lauderdale - The controversy regarding the relative efficacy and safety of vascular endothelial growth factor inhibitors in the treatment of age-related macular degeneration was addressed but not resolved by 2 large, independent...

PRIORITY PRESS - 15th International Congress of Endocrinology and 14th European Congress of Endocrinology (ICE-ECE)

Hyponatremia: Optimizing Clinical Approaches

Florence, Italy / May 5-9, 2012

Florence - A series of recent studies, including those presented here at the ICE-ECE, are providing evidence-based strategies for the treatment of hyponatremia. Presentations at this year’s congress suggest that a comprehensive and...

PAGE 20 OF 110   ... 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 ...
All Rights Reserved - Mednet Inc.
Launchit Ventures
Mednet Inc. is part of the Launchit Ventures Group