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Marilyn Mann
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But outcome trials needed!
More than 30 million Americans take statins to lower their cholesterol, according to estimates. But these popular drugs don't work for everyone. Now the FDA may be poised to approve a powerful new class of drugs that can attack cholesterol levels in a different way. Hari Sreenivasan talks to Dr. Steven Nissen of the Cleveland Clinic and Dr. Harlan Krumholz of the Yale School of Medicine.
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The 21st Century Cures Act could substantially lower the standards for approval of many medical products, potentially placing patients at unnecessary risk.
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A prominent cancer specialist criticized the costs of new cancer treatments in a high-profile speech at one of the largest annual medical meetings in the U.S.
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Both doctors and patients need to be better educated about consent
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Millions of Americans use GlaxoSmithKline's purple inhaler. But whether Advair poses a higher risk of asthma-related death remains uncertain 15 years after regulators approved the drug.
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The venerable New England Journal of Medicine has now published an editorial,(1) and two commentaries(2-3), with one more promised, hailing physician industry "partnership," as per NEJM editor Jeffrey Drazen,(1) and deploring...
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REDLANDS, CA–Nicholas and Beverly Serna's daughter Caitlin was only four years old, but they already knew there was a problem.
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Two PCSK9 inhibitors, evolocumab and alirocumab, are under consideration at the FDA and will be the subject of advisory committee meetings on June 9 and 10. Evolocumab and alirocumab are monoclonal antibodies that inhibit proprotein convertase…
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Introduction We have been viewing with alarm the web of conflicts of interest draped over medicine and health care since we started Health Care Renewal.  We have been particularly concerned about how conflicts of interest may...
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Why is the New England Journal of Medicine Scolding "Pharmascolds"? I, a normally quiet blogger on this site, was disquieted by what may be a backlash aimed at quashing the anti-conflict-of-interest movement. Lisa Rosenbaum j...
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Kensington, Maryland
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Palo Alto, California - New Jersey, Michigan, Washington, DC
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attorney
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  • University of Michigan
    Economics, 1985
  • University of Michigan Law School
    1988
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