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Study Linking Pharma Pay to Worse Care in Oncology Sparks Anger
The study’s findings suggest that industry payments to oncologists could potentially influence treatment decisions, leading to the prescription of nonrecommended or low-value treatments. This raises important questions about the potential impacts of these payments on patient care.
Oncology, Medical November 13th 2023
The Controversy Surrounding Ketamine Continues. Should You Be Prescribing It?
Despite the potential benefits of ketamine in treating a range of neurological and psychiatric disorders, the FDA has issued warnings about the potential risks associated with its use, emphasizing the need for careful prescription and clinical oversight.
Neurology November 7th 2023
Exclusive: NYU Cancer Center Director Suspended
The recent suspension of Dr. Benjamin Neel, former director of NYU’s Perlmutter Cancer Center, underscores the importance of academic integrity in the medical field. As healthcare professionals, it’s crucial to uphold the highest standards of conduct in our research.
Oncology, Medical November 6th 2023
An Antipsychotic Drug Gets FDA Green Light Despite Fourfold Higher Risk of Death
The FDA’s approval of brexpiprazole for Alzheimer’s-related agitation has sparked a debate over its efficacy and safety, raising concerns that extend beyond this specific drug to the integrity of the regulatory process itself.
Geriatrics October 3rd 2023
Artificial Intelligence May Influence Whether You Can Get Pain Medication
AI-driven opioid monitoring systems are increasingly influencing medical decisions, but questions about their accuracy and potential bias persist. Learn how these tools could impact your practice and patient care.
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Cancers Appearing in Ways Never Before Seen After COVID Vaccinations: Dr. Harvey Risch
Dr. Harvey Risch’s recent claims linking COVID-19 vaccines to increased rates of certain cancers are raising eyebrows within the medical community. Learn more about the controversial assertions and their current standing in scientific scrutiny.
Oncology, Medical September 25th 2023