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Medication overuse headache

MOH is common amongst patients with primary headache disorders, but how should you treat a condition caused by overuse of treatment? Explore practical guidance.

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HF from a cutaneous hemangioma

Free for a limited time Hemangioma Case Study

Large cutaneous hemangiomas can be hemodynamically significant, resulting in high-output heart failure and pulmonary hypertension. Embolization and resection is effective and well-tolerated.

DREAMM-8 supports use of novel ADC in multiple myeloma

12-06-2024 Multiple Myeloma News

A combination incorporating the antibody–drug conjugate belantamab mafodotin significantly improves the outcomes of people with relapsed or refractory multiple myeloma.

Gradual scoliosis brace weaning is not superior

12-06-2024 Idiopathic Scoliosis News

Gradual and immediate weaning protocols achieve similar maintenance of spinal outcomes in adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis.

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Episode 11: Cardiac rehabilitation in patients with frailty

The essentials of individualised rehab programmes for elderly patients with CVD and frailty

Nearly half of adults over the age of 65 have some degree of frailty, and over two-thirds have cardiac disease.

Dr. Eduard Shantsila discusses the importance of individualised rehabilitation programmes in these patients, to reduce morbidity and mortality, and improve quality of life.

Dr. Eduard Shantsila

Case Studies

HF from a cutaneous hemangioma

Free for a limited time Hemangioma Case Study

Large cutaneous hemangiomas can be hemodynamically significant, resulting in high-output heart failure and pulmonary hypertension. Embolization and resection is effective and well-tolerated.

Misdiagnosis of MMNST of the cervical spinal cord

Open Access Spinal Tumor Case Study

Malignant melanotic nerve sheath tumor is rare, highly aggressive and malignant. In this case it was misdiagnosed as a benign vascular malformation, then recurred 7 months after resection.

Overlooked effect of angiotensin receptor–neprilysin inhibitor

Free for a limited time Medical Side Effect Case Study

Caution is needed when assessing insulin secretion capability and nephropathy in patients with diabetes who are being treated with an angiotensin receptor–neprilysin inhibitor.

Live Webinar | 01-10-2024 | 12:30 (CEST)

Recent advances in the use of CAR T-cell therapies in relapsed/refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma and follicular lymphoma

Live: Tuesday 1st October 2024, 12:30-14:00 (CEST)

In this live webinar, Professor Martin Dreyling and an esteemed, international panel of CAR-T experts will discuss the very latest data on the safety, efficacy and clinical impact of CAR T-cell therapies in the treatment of r/r DLBCL and r/r FL, as presented at ASH 2023, EU CAR-T 2024, and EHA 2024. 

Please note, this webinar is not intended for healthcare professionals based in the US and UK.

Sponsored by: Novartis Pharma AG

Chaired by: Prof. Martin Dreyling
Developed by: Springer Healthcare

Current Reviews

Sleep Symptoms in Migraine

Review

Patients with migraine commonly report sleep symptoms, both during attacks and interictally. Clinicians have historically advised patients on sleep routines and in some cases, attempted to treat attacks with sedating medications [ 1 , 2 ]. Research …

Novel Approaches to the Treatment of Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension

Review

Idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH), a disorder of elevated intracranial pressure (ICP) without an identified cause, may cause pressure-related headache and papilledema, either of which can cause significant morbidity [ 1 ]. This disorder …

Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) Accessibility: An Area Deprivation Index (ADI) Analysis of National Basketball Association (NBA) Players' Profiles

Open Access REVIEW

Basketball is one of the most common school-sponsored sports in America but less than 5% of high school athletes proceed to college basketball [ 1 ]. Even with this small percentage, many athletes, parents, and coaches organize their athletic …

Imaging-Guided Percutaneous Endovascular Biopsy Applied in Patients with Pulmonary Artery Masses: A Review

Review

Pulmonary artery (PA) masses, which manifest as imaging filling deficiencies, have a variety of possible causes, including thrombosis, benign tumours, metastatic tumours and primary malignant tumours. Pulmonary embolism (PE) is the most common …

Lung Cancer Clinical Trial Summary

At a glance: The KEYNOTE lung cancer trials

A quick guide to the KEYNOTE trials investigating the anti-PD-1 agent pembrolizumab in non-small-cell and small-cell lung cancer.

Developed by: Springer Medicine
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Webinar

In this live webinar, Professor Martin Dreyling and an esteemed, international panel of CAR-T experts will discuss the very latest data on the safety, efficacy and clinical impact of CAR T-cell therapies in the treatment of r/r DLBCL and r/r FL, as presented at ASH 2023, EU CAR-T 2024, and EHA 2024. 

Please note, this webinar is not intended for healthcare professionals based in the US and UK. 

Sponsored by:
  • Novartis Pharma AG
Developed by: Springer Healthcare

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1.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)

A collaborative program highlighting the importance of molecular assessments and targeted treatment selection in people with biomarker-positive disease. Submit your questions for the experts now.

Supported by:
  • Roche and Illumina
Developed by: Springer Healthcare IME

Expert Interviews | Videos (Link opens in a new window)

With adolescent obesity at an all-time high, greater understanding of the individual cost and societal burden is crucial. Discover the unique challenges faced by adolescents with obesity, and learn effective strategies to help young people to overcome this disease.

This program is not available to users in the UK and US.

Supported by:
  • Novo Nordisk A/S
Developed by: Springer Healthcare IME
Live Webinar | 27-06-2024 | 18:00 (CEST)

Keynote webinar | Spotlight on medication adherence

Live: Thursday 27th June 2024, 18:00-19:30 (CEST)

WHO estimates that half of all patients worldwide are non-adherent to their prescribed medication. The consequences of poor adherence can be catastrophic, on both the individual and population level.

Join our expert panel to discover why you need to understand the drivers of non-adherence in your patients, and how you can optimize medication adherence in your clinics to drastically improve patient outcomes.

Prof. Kevin Dolgin
Prof. Florian Limbourg
Prof. Anoop Chauhan
Developed by: Springer Medicine

Further Reading

Pharmaceutical targeting of the cannabinoid type 1 receptor impacts the crosstalk between immune cells and islets to reduce insulitis in humans

Open Access Extended Article

Autoimmune type 1 diabetes is characterised by the progressive loss of insulin-producing beta cell mass and, eventually, insufficient insulin to maintain blood glucose levels within normal ranges. This progressive loss of functional beta cells is …

“Close to the Problem” or “Close to Your Problem”? The Contribution of Bond to the Structure of Early and Advanced Therapeutic Alliance

Open Access Original Paper

The study analyzed the contribution of bond in the structure of the therapeutic alliance. Results were reported for two stages of the psychotherapeutic process: early and advanced. The study included 415 psychotherapist–patient dyads in the …

Cost-Effectiveness of Vedolizumab as a First-Line Advanced Therapy Versus Adalimumab Treatment Sequences for Ulcerative Colitis in Italy

Open Access Original Research Article

Ulcerative colitis (UC) is a chronic, inflammatory, relapsing–remitting bowel disease with an increasing global incidence [ 1 ]. The condition negatively affects patients’ quality of life by burdening their well-being and physical, emotional, and …

Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) Accessibility: An Area Deprivation Index (ADI) Analysis of National Basketball Association (NBA) Players' Profiles

Open Access REVIEW

Basketball is one of the most common school-sponsored sports in America but less than 5% of high school athletes proceed to college basketball [ 1 ]. Even with this small percentage, many athletes, parents, and coaches organize their athletic …