Treatments

Researchers assess resistance to IBI for treatment of melanoma

“Melanoma responds poorly to chemotherapy and interferon therapy, but relatively recent findings on the biology of melanoma at the molecular level have led to the development of new treatment options: IBIs and targeted therapies,” they explained. . As patients were previously limited to treatment with chemotherapy and dacarbazine, the introduction …

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Increasing demand for venous thromboembolism treatment to drive global unfractionated heparin market, according to TMR

ALBANY, NY, August 9, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Unfractionated heparin refers to a fast-acting blood thinner that prevents clotting by interacting with antithrombin, a protein naturally found in the body. In patients with greater postoperative sequelae, unfractionated heparin is commonly used to treat venous thromboembolism (VTE), pulmonary embolism (PE) …

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Value-based models of care for the treatment of mBC HER2 +

Briana Contreras: Now, for our final round of questions, we will examine value-based models of care in precision oncology in HER2-positive metastatic breast cancer. What are some of the challenges with HER2-led therapy in a value-based model of care? Debra Patt, MD, Ph.D., MBA: Well when you have a higher …

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Yarmouth is preparing to advance alone on the sewage treatment plant

Yarmouth officials are looking to move forward without Dennis and Harwich and build a sewage treatment plant near Buck Island. The project would be presented to Yarmouth voters at a special city meeting this fall, eliminating the Dennis-Harwich-Yarmouth solution to the region’s sewage problems, although Yarmouth officials have stressed their …

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Causes, treatment and seeking help

There does not appear to be a connection between dry eyes and floaters. Floaters can occur due to normal changes in the eye that occur as a person ages. Dry eyes can occur due to poor tear quality or lack of tear production. Floaters are dark shapes that appear in …

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