"In the updated data from the second-line
cohort, we believe ripretinib has demonstrated encouraging clinical benefit based on the objective response rate, disease control rate and median progression free survival rates observed," said Steve Hoerter, CEO of Deciphera.
This is the first study to compare how each of the six major second-line
drugs impacts cardiovascular outcomes in Type 2 diabetes patients taking second diabetes medication.
It showed that of the 22,956 individuals given second-line
treatment, only 8.2% had claims evidence of recommended use of metformin in the previous 60 days.
Health care company Bayer reported on Thursday the receipt of approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for Stivarga (regorafenib) tablets for the second-line
treatment of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC), the most common form of liver cancer.
The shorter regimen is recommended for patients diagnosed with uncomplicated MDR-TB, for example those individuals whose MDR-TB is not resistant to the most important drugs used to treat MDR-TB (fluoroquinolones and injectables), known as "second-line
Because the original study focused on patients without previous use of second-line
drugs, both the STREAM trial and countries that are adopting the 9-month regimen exclude patients who have baseline resistance to fluoroquinolones or a second-line
Patients eligible for our analysis received second-line
therapies according to physician discretion and were treated until progression, toxicity, physician discretion or death.
Clinicians always should start with first- and second-line
therapies to reduce symptoms of OAB, Dr.
High rate of virological resuppression among patients failing second-line
antiretroviral therapy following enhanced adherence support: A model of care in Khayelitsha, South Africa.
A Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) report highlights how South Africa's current patent policy is stopping vital second-line
HIV drugs from reaching those who can't afford them.
We are proud to deliver on a commitment we made through an announcement with President Clinton [in 2009] to lower the price of second-line
treatments for patients with drug-resistant HIV in developing countries" says Mylan president Heather Bresch.
The samples were first analyzed through microscopy by technicians with a second-line
analysis by the rats.