Monthly Archives: December 2011


After months of hard, collaborative work, just published the first version of the open access guide for pharma about using social media. While drug companies, healthcare professionals and e-patients wait for FDA guidelines on social media, with an expert crowd we created … Continue reading

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2011: was the year that…

Lancet, Volume 378, Issue 9809, Pages 2062 – 2063, 17 December 2011 <> doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(11)61889-8Cite or Link Using DOI 2011: was the year that… This year had a heady mix of health reforms, revolutions, groundbreaking research in HIV and spinal cord medicine, … Continue reading

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14-12-2011 La enfermedad arterial periférica es una manifestación común de la aterosclerosis cuya prevalencia aumenta con la edad (12% en la población general, alcanzando el 20% en mayores de 70 años) y la presencia de factores de riesgo cardiovascular. El … Continue reading

Posted in Circulatory system, Conditions and Diseases, Diabetes Mellitus, Eosinophilia, Health, Pancreas, United State | Leave a comment

En epocas de ajustes……alguien entenderà esto ?

Image via Wikipedia The Savings Illusion — Why Clinical Quality Improvement Fails to Deliver Bottom-Line Results Stephen S. Rauh, M.B.A., C.F.A., Eric B. Wadsworth, Ph.D., C.P.A., William B. Weeks, M.D., M.B.A., and James N. Weinstein, D.O. December 14, 2011 (10.1056/NEJMp1111662) … Continue reading

Posted in December 14 2011, Health, Health care, Health care reform, Health insurance, Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Politics, United State | Leave a comment

Boletin de fàrmacos

Estimados Amigos,Acabamos de publicar el Boletin 14 (4). Lo podáis encontrar en la seccion de boletines en la paginawww.saludyfarmacos.orgQueremos agradecer muy sinceramente a todos los que habeis colaborado enviando noticias de vuestro pais, articulos o traducciones. Vuestrotrabajo nos permite ampliar … Continue reading

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Australian Prescriber, December 2011

Australian Prescriber

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Revolutionary Doctors: How

Che Guevara (Image via The Lancet, Volume 378, Issue 9807, Page 1910, 3 December 2011 <Previous Article|Next Article> doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(11)61830-8Cite or Link Using DOI Revolution in health care Neil Bennet  Revolutionary Doctors: How Venezuela and Cuba are Changing the World’s Conception … Continue reading

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CDC and Flu

2011-2012 Influenza Season Week 47 ending November 26, 2011 All data are preliminary and may change as more reports are received. Synopsis: During week 47 (November 20-26, 2011), influenza activity remained low in the United States. U.S. Virologic Surveillance: Of the … Continue reading

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Top ten drugs in Australia

Top 10 drugs (Aust Prescr 2011;34:172) These tables show the top 10 subsidised drugs for the year July 2010 – June 2011. Table 1 Top 10 drugs supplied by DDD/1000 pop/day *, † Drug PBS/RPBS ‡ 1. atorvastatin 82.87 2. irbesartan 33.02 3. … Continue reading

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Managing Drug Supply: Digital Edition

Image via Wikipedia Resource Center Home:  Resource Center:  Managing Drug Supply: Digital Edition CONTENTS Front Matter, including Contributors, Reviewers, Contents, and How to Use MDS-3 Part I  Policy and Economic Issues Policy and Legal Framework Toward Sustainable Access to Medicines … Continue reading

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