Author | Gianna Melillo

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Real-Word Evidence Outlines Efficacy of Erenumab for Highly Therapy-Refractory Migraine

August 05, 2020

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A study based on real-world data collected from the West German Headache Center at the University Hospital Essen, Germany, concluded erenumab appears to be a promising treatment option for patients with highly therapy-refractory migraine.

Study Finds Rheumatoid Arthritis Associated With Lower T2D Risk

August 05, 2020

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Results from a large population-based cohort study, published in Arthritis Care & Research, found individuals with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) had a lower rate of incident type 2 diabetes (T2D) compared with the general non-RA population and cohorts with with hypertension, osteoarthritis (OA), and psoriatic arthritis (PsA).

How Can Big Data Help to Triage Ophthalmology Patients?

August 04, 2020

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New study results published in JAMA Ophthalmology suggest researchers can leverage big data to triage ophthalmic clinic appointments, balancing the glaucoma progression risk against the morbidity risk from coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) exposure during ophthalmic care.

How Do State Policies Impact Life Expectancy?

August 04, 2020

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Life expectancy trends in the United States "paint a troubling portrait of life and death," according to a new study published in The Milibank Quarterly. State policies have played an important role in the stagnation and recent decline in life expectancy.