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									                                Medicines Awareness Daily

Date: 22 June 2012

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE): http://www.nice.org.uk/
     NICE consults on draft guideline to improve care of women at risk of miscarriage or ectopic
       pregnancy
       http://www.nice.org.uk/newsroom/pressreleases/NICEConsultsToImproveCareOfMiscarriage
       OrEctopicPregnancy.jsp
       Link to consultation documents (deadline for comment 17 August):
       http://www.nice.org.uk/guidance/index.jsp?action=folder&o=59661


NHS Evidence https://www.evidence.nhs.uk/
    NHS Evidence Update: Constipation in children and young people; 16-page pdf
      https://www.evidence.nhs.uk/evidence-update-20


BMJ: http://bmj.com/
Research:
    Effect of telehealth on use of secondary care and mortality: findings from the Whole System
       Demonstrator cluster randomised trial http://www.bmj.com/content/344/bmj.e3874
    Predicting the 10 year risk of cardiovascular disease in the United Kingdom: independent and
       external validation of an updated version of QRISK2
       http://www.bmj.com/content/344/bmj.e4181

News:
    “It’s make your mind up time” on social care funding, MPs are told
      http://www.bmj.com/content/344/bmj.e4317
    Patients don’t understand question often used to measure satisfaction in NHS
      http://www.bmj.com/content/344/bmj.e4242

Editorials:
     Osteoporosis risk assessment http://www.bmj.com/content/344/bmj.e4191
     The risks in risk prediction http://www.bmj.com/content/344/bmj.e4215


Department of Health (DH): http://www.dh.gov.uk
    New working group to help families juggle work and caring responsibilities
       http://www.dh.gov.uk/health/2012/06/new-working-group-to-help-families-juggle-work-and-
       caring-responsibilities/
    The Year 2011/12 – NHS Chief Executive’s annual report published
       http://www.dh.gov.uk/health/2012/06/the-year-2011_12/
    Expressions of interest to create academic health science networks sought
       http://www.dh.gov.uk/health/2012/06/ahcn/
    The week: issue 252 http://www.dh.gov.uk/health/2012/06/the-week-issue-252/



European Medicines Agency (EMA): http://www.ema.europa.eu/
       European Medicines Agency advises doctors treating patients with nosocomial pneumonia
        with Doribax
        http://www.emea.europa.eu/ema/index.jsp?curl=pages/news_and_events/news/2012/06/new
        s_detail_001542.jsp&mid=WC0b01ac058004d5c1
       European Medicines Agency recommends restricting use of tolperisone medicines
        http://www.emea.europa.eu/ema/index.jsp?curl=pages/news_and_events/news/2012/06/new
        s_detail_001540.jsp&mid=WC0b01ac058004d5c1
       European Medicines Agency recommends restricting use of trimetazidine-containing
        medicines
        http://www.emea.europa.eu/ema/index.jsp?curl=pages/news_and_events/news/2012/06/new
        s_detail_001541.jsp&mid=WC0b01ac058004d5c1
       Celgene Europe Limited withdraws its application for an extension of the indication for
        Revlimid (lenalidomide)
        http://www.emea.europa.eu/ema/index.jsp?curl=pages/news_and_events/news/2012/06/new
        s_detail_001538.jsp&mid=WC0b01ac058004d5c1


InfoPOEMs: http://www.essentialevidenceplus.com/
     Guideline update for migraine prevention with NSAIDs, CAM, nontraditional treatments
      http://www.essentialevidenceplus.com/infopoems/dailyInfoPOEM.cfm?view=159799


Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA): http://www.mhra.gov.uk/
    MHRA statement on investigation into Roche
       http://www.mhra.gov.uk/home/idcplg?IdcService=SS_GET_PAGE&ssDocName=CON155772
    Company-led drug recall: Retin-A Gel 0.025% 60g tubes (Tretinoin) - Janssen-Cilag Ltd -
       CLDA(12)A/08
       http://www.mhra.gov.uk/home/idcplg?IdcService=SS_GET_PAGE&ssDocName=CON155750


National electronic Library for Medicines (NeLM): http://www.nelm.nhs.uk
     Study finds 7 days of ciprofloxacin non-inferior to 14 days for acute pyelonephritis
       Abstract: http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(12)60608-4/abstract
       Comment: http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(12)60770-3/fulltext
     Observational study: Perioperative ACEI in CABG surgery and effects on in-hospital morbidity
       and mortality
       Abstract:
       http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/early/2012/06/18/CIRCULATIONAHA.111.059527.abstract
       Editorial:
       http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/early/2012/06/18/CIRCULATIONAHA.112.117671.abstract
     SIGN publishes guidance on its discharge document
       http://www.sign.ac.uk/guidelines/fulltext/128/index.html
     Small crossover study evaluates vardenafil for Raynaud Phenomenon
       http://archinte.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=1188038
     Intensified 6-drug vs. standard 3-drug chemotherapy for chemotherapy-sensitive childhood
       soft tissue sarcomas (abstract)
       http://jco.ascopubs.org/content/early/2012/06/04/JCO.2011.40.3287.abstract
     CADTH reviews guidelines, and clinical and cost-effectiveness of clopidogrel, prasugrel and
       ticagrelor in adults with ACS; 46-page pdf http://www.cadth.ca/media/pdf/htis/june-
       2012/RC0360%20Antiplatelets%20for%20ACS%20Final.pdf
     Conference report: Study compares investigational long-acting insulin degludec with insulin
       glargine in patients with type 2 diabetes; 3-page pdf
       http://www.nelm.nhs.uk/en/Download/?file=MDs3NzEyOTQ7L3VwbG9hZC9kb2N1bWVudHM
       vTmV3cy8yMDEyL0luc3VsaW4gZGVnbHVkZWMgVUtfQURBIFByZXNzIFJlbGVhc2VfRklOQ
       UxbMV0ucGRm.pdf
     Conference report: Study evaluates addition of dapagliflozin to sitagliptin for type 2 diabetes
       http://www.businesswire.com/portal/site/biospace/template.PAGE/menuitem.b30484b92e958
       b11adda3242e6908a0c/index.jsp?ndmViewId=news_view&newsId=20120609005031&newsL
       ang=en
      Conference report: Linagliptin as an add-on to basal insulin
       http://www.businesswire.com/portal/site/biospace/template.PAGE/menuitem.ab520ce17e34a
       b71ff00d635c0908a0c/index.jsp?ndmViewId=news_view&newsId=20120609005007&newsLa
       ng=en
      Review: Human Babesiosis (abstract) http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMra1202018


Behind the Headlines from NHS Choices http://www.nhs.uk/News/Pages/NewsIndex.aspx
    Poor kids often eat fast food at lunchtime http://www.nhs.uk/news/2012/06june/Pages/poor-
       kids-junk-food-takeaway-school-lunchtime.aspx
    TV viewing boosts kids' activity claim examined
       http://www.nhs.uk/news/2012/06june/Pages/kids-not-active-enough-watch-TV.aspx


NHS Information Centre for Health & Social Care: www.ic.nhs.uk
    NHS Staff Earnings, Estimates, January - March 2012
       http://www.ic.nhs.uk/default.asp?sID=1340189620935
    Monthly NHS Hospital and Community Health Service (HCHS) Workforce Statistics in
       England - March 2012, Provisional Statistics
       http://www.ic.nhs.uk/default.asp?sID=1279635530578


NHS Networks: http://www.networks.nhs.uk/
    Use of personal budgets up by nearly 40 per cent http://www.networks.nhs.uk/news/use-of-
      personal-budgets-up-by-nearly-40-per-cent
    Report charts biological treatments for rheumatoid arthritis in the EU
      http://www.networks.nhs.uk/news/report-charts-biological-treatments-for-rheumatoid-arthritis-
      in-the-eu


Prescription Pricing Division, NHSBSA (PPD): http://www.nhsbsa.nhs.uk/
    July Drug Tariff changes - further update http://www.nhsbsa.nhs.uk/3660.aspx


Kantar Media Intelligence Health News (formerly TNSMI Health News)
http://www.presswatch.com/health/
Headlines: http://www.presswatch.com/health/?d=2012-06-22#1
     NHS and Health Sector Summary
     Twins' greater risk of dying in first year
     Bird flu virus could evolve in wild to threaten humans
     Roche failed to report deaths of US patients

								
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