News & Views - Page 6

Jeannette Y. Wick, RPh, MBA, FASCP
The FDA has issued a safety warning for intravitreal (eye) injections of a compounded drug containing triamcinolone and moxifloxacin.
Tennessee drug company Crown Laboratories Inc. has agreed to cease manufacturing and halt distribution of unapproved and misbranded dermatologic products.
In a company press release, Intellipharmaceutics announced that an FDA panel voted against recommending its abuse-deterrent oxycodone hydrochloride extended release tablets, Rexista, for approval.
Jennifer Barrett, Assistant Editor
Every year, viewers tune into the Discovery Channel's highly anticipated Shark Week. Sharks often get a bad reputation, but they can actually play key roles in finding new treatments for diseases.
A draft recommendation statement from the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) advises against routine screening for women who have no signs or symptoms of ovarian cancer.
As of 2015, 30.3 million Americans – or 9.4% of the US population – have diabetes and another 84.1 million Americans have prediabetes, according to a recently-released report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Lauren Santye, Assistant Editor
Interventions that promote healthier sexual behavior among black women and Latinas may help prevent HIV infection; especially interventions that address the broader social and structural contexts that nurture risk environments, according to a study.

Current Issue

The Educated Patient

Kristen Marjama, DNP, FNP-BC
The National Health Interview Survey in 2014 estimated that 17.7 million adults and 6.3 million children had asthma.
Mary McCormack, MSN, APNC, MPH
The World Gastroenterology Organization describes the prevalence of celiac disease as a “statistical iceberg” in today’s health climate.
Melissa DeCapua, DNP, PMHNP-B-C
Diabetic retinopathy causes more losses of vision worldwide than any other eye disease, affecting 33% of the 285 million individuals suffering from diabetes.
Janet Gilbreath, DNP, MBA, MSN, FNP-BC
Head lice are 6-legged insects about the size of a sesame seed that cling to the scalp and neck and survive by feeding on human blood.
$vacMongoViewPlus$ $vAR$
Contemporary Clinic
MJH Associates
American Journal of Managed Care
Cure
MD Magazine
ONCLive
OTCGuide
Pharmacy Times
Specialty Pharmacy Times
Targeted Oncology
About Us
Advertise
Careers
Contact Us
Feedback
Privacy
Terms & Conditions
Pharmacy Healthcare & Communications, LLC
2 Clarke Drive
Suite 100
Cranbury, NJ 08512
P: 609-716-7777
F: 609-257-0701

Copyright Contemporary Clinic 2017
Pharmacy Healthcare & Communications, LLC. All Rights Reserved.