Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP) News

Rituximab vs Splenectomy: Response Similar in Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura - Oncology Nurse Advisor



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Rituximab vs Splenectomy: Response Similar in Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura 
Oncology Nurse Advisor
Patients with steroid-refractory immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) may not have significantly different responses to rituximab or splenectomy as second-line therapy, according to a study published in The International Journal of Hematology. ITP is ...

 


Dapsone, Danazol, Hydroxychloroquine Are Potential Second-line Options in ITP - Oncology Nurse Advisor



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Dapsone, Danazol, Hydroxychloroquine Are Potential Second-line Options in ITP 
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Patients with chronic or persistent immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) may achieve similar overall response rates (ORR) once treated with hydroxychloroquine, danazol, or dapsone, according to study findings published in Medicine. Corticosteroids are ...

 


Columbus Regional Health honors nurses amid competitive job market - Columbus Ledger-Enquirer



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Columbus Regional Health honors nurses amid competitive job market 
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
... from the auto-immune disease, idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura, or ITP. His family created the award to pay tribute to nurses who ?go above and beyond to provide extraordinary care to their patients and their patient's families,? Columbus ...

 


Pumpkin Prince and Princess named - Early Bird Newspaper (press release)



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Pumpkin Prince and Princess named 
Early Bird Newspaper (press release)
Alivia took the opportunity to explain why she chose her doctor, explaining how he treated her last year for a rare blood disease, ITP (Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura). ?It's a rare virus in America,? she said. Elizabeth Randolph earned the 2nd ...

 


Here's Why Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Is Jumping Higher Today - Motley Fool



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Here's Why Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Is Jumping Higher Today 
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Although Tavalisse sailed through the first of two studies to see if it can improve the rate of stable platelet responses for patients with ITP, Rigel stock tanked last October after the candidate technically failed a second, nearly identical trial. As ...
Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. - RIGL - Stock Price Today - Zacks Zacks Investment Research

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Dova Pharmaceuticals to Present Phase 3 Avatrombopag Data at the 2017 Liver Meeting of the American Association ... - Nasdaq



Dova Pharmaceuticals to Present Phase 3 Avatrombopag Data at the 2017 Liver Meeting of the American Association ... 
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In addition, Dova is exploring a potential regulatory approval pathway for avatrombopag for the treatment of adults with chronic immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) based on results from a completed Phase 3 trial in this patient population. Dova ...

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Saint Michael's nurse receives DAISY award - Newark NJ News ... - TAPinto.net



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Saint Michael's nurse receives DAISY award - Newark NJ News ... 
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A nurse who has worked for Saint Michael's Medical Center for less than a year was honored with the DAISY Foundation's Daisy Award, which honors the ...

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5 Top Stocks for October -- The Motley Fool - Motley Fool



5 Top Stocks for October -- The Motley Fool 
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Looking for a few great stocks to buy this month? Here are five top opportunities for you to consider. Brian Feroldi, Chuck Saletta, Jason Hall, Timothy Green, and ...

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Union Resident and Saint Michael's Nurse Receives DAISY Award - TAPinto.net



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Union Resident and Saint Michael's Nurse Receives DAISY Award 
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The DAISY (an acronym for Diseases Attacking the Immune System) Foundation was started in Glen Allen, Calif., by family members of J. Patrick Barnes, who died from complications of Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP), a little-known but not ...

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'We're all beautiful' - Murfreesboro Post



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'We're all beautiful' 
Murfreesboro Post
... take place at Blackman High School on April 8. The pre-show starts at 5:30, leading up to the main event at 6 p.m. Tickets are $7 in advance and $10 at the door. Stephens is also self-publishing a book about her experience with ITP as a resource ...