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Primary PCI with radial access seen preferable to femoral approach

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Results of primary percutaneous intervention (PCI) in patients with ST-segment elevation MI are better when the procedure is performed via the radial artery rather than the femoral artery, according to a Canadian study. Several reports in recent years have demonstrated...

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ASCO endorses aromatase inhibitors for hormone-sensitive breast cancer

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Updated guidelines issued by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) recommend that postmenopausal women with hormone receptor-positive breast cancer should receive aromatase inhibitor therapy at some point in their course of treatment. An expert panel co-chaired by...

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Antiviral therapy improves survival in adult T-cell leukemia

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – First-line therapy with zidovudine and interferon-alpha improves overall survival in patients with adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma (ATL), according to the results of a retrospective study. However, patients with leukemic subtypes benefit much more than those with the lymphoma...