Dermatology

Seven diseases benefiting from genetic tests

March 01, 2018

Genetic testing is playing a growing role in diagnosing and treating diseases, particularly when it comes to certain cancers and rheumatic conditions.

Rotational therapies aid in treating psoriasis

September 01, 2005

Mild to moderate psoriasis is generally treated first with topical corticosteroids and other topical remedies. When the disease is widespread or unresponsive to topical agents, ultraviolet phototherapy may be used at home or in the physician's office.

April FDA Pipeline

April 01, 2005

April FDA Pipeline

December FDA Pipeline

December 01, 2004

FDA new indications and the latest generics

November FDA Pipeline

November 01, 2004

New indications

Medication, self-monitoring recommended to control asthma

November 01, 2004

Several drug regimens are available for asthmatics, but the key to asthma control is to reduce airway inflammation, and therefore limit the need for short-term rescue medications.

September FDA Pipeline

September 01, 2004

New combinations

JULY FDA PIPELINE

July 01, 2004

New molecular entities and FDA news

Moderate allergies effectively treated with intranasal corticosteroids

June 01, 2004

Second-generation antihistamines bestfor mild allergies; plans curb use of leukotriene modifiers

June FDA Actions in brief

June 01, 2004

FDA Actions in brief

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