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Knowing how to interpret DXA results

It is very important that if you are treating patients with bone loss, that you know how to interpret a DXA scan report. The entire DXA report should be looked at, including the graphs and images, not just the total results. A detailed questionnaire should be filled...

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Managing rheumatoid arthritis during pregnancy

Active RA in pregnancy is associated with numerous negative outcomes including pre-term delivery, caesarean section and pre-eclampsia Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is an immune mediated inflammatory disease causing significant disability, morbidity and mortality. RA...

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The Evolution of GLP-1 Receptor Agonists

Glucagon-like peptide 1 (GLP-1) receptor agonists (RAs) are an evolving treatment option for patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, and are an attractive one, as they carry a low risk of causing hypoglycaemia. GLP-1 RAs mimic the action of GLP-1, one of two natural...

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Minocycline in the Treatment of Acne

Acne vulgaris is chronic inflammatory disease affecting the skin, and one of the most common dermatological conditions worldwide. In addition to the bacterial component of acne, a combination of disrupted sebaceous gland activity, dysregulated hormone microenvironment...

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