Air enema gives clear view of ulcerative colitis
This article was originally published in Clinica
Air enema radiography is a safe and effective alternative to endoscopy or barium enema. Writing in The Lancet (June 22nd), Dr Sven Almer of the Linkoping University Hospital, in Sweden, says: "Air enema is able to image the entire colon with less discomfort to patients, probably less risk, and it can easily be repeated." Dr Almer and his colleagues compared air enema radiology with histological findings in 35 colectomy patients.
You may also be interested in...
ConMed's CFO Todd Garner told delegates at the Jefferies Healthcare conference that the company's orthopedic franchise is focused on its pipeline and meeting customer's needs. See what the CFO said about it here.
Formal dispute resolution was key element in four-month turnaround from rejection by US FDA to approval for golodirsen, the second Sarepta DMD drug to clear the agency after appearing to have minimal prospects.
Correvio’s attempt to move vernakalant from 'clinical hold' to 'FDA approved' was a huge long shot. But the advisory committee vote – and looming FDA rejection – are another indication that real-world data is not a panacea.