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Debbie Rigby rounds up the latest in research news Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Exacerbations Increase the Risk of Subsequent Cardiovascular Events Results from the COPDGene study show increased risk of …

Debbie Rigby rounds up the latest in research news Association of Cardiovascular Outcomes with Low-Dose Glucocorticoid Use in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis Many guidelines recommend limiting glucocorticoids in patients with …

Debbie Rigby rounds up the latest in research news Probiotics: are they beneficial? This review article explores the efficacy of probiotics for the management of gastrointestinal (GI) conditions in adults. …

Debbie Rigby rounds up the latest in research news Frailty and Exacerbation of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Frail patients with COPD have a more unfavourable future risk of acute exacerbations …

Debbie Rigby rounds up the latest in research news Intranasal antihistamines and corticosteroids in allergic rhinitis A systematic review and meta-analysis of 151 studies has concluded that most intranasal medications …

Debbie Rigby rounds up the latest in research news What do we know about covid-19鈥檚 effects on the gut? Gastrointestinal symptoms are common in both acute and long covid, with …

Debbie Rigby takes a look at the latest in research news Significant use of non-evidence-based therapeutics in a cohort of Australian fibromyalgia patients Fibromyalgia is a common condition characterised by …

Debbie Rigby rounds up the latest in research news Diagnosis and treatment of hyperemesis gravidarum Treatments for hyperemesis gravidarum is aimed at the alleviation of symptoms. Treatment of hyperemesis gravidarum …

Debbie Rigby rounds up the latest in research news Semaglutide in Patients with Obesity-Related Heart Failure and Type 2 Diabetes Results from the STEP-HFpEF DM Trial show that semaglutide led …

Debbie Rigby takes a look around at the latest in research news Curcumin and omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids as bioactive food components with synergistic effects on Alzheimer’s disease Curcumin and …

Debbie Rigby rounds up the latest in research news Respiratory syncytial virus in children Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is one of the most common causes of lower respiratory tract infection …

Debbie Rigby rounds up the latest in research news Embedded on-site aged care pharmacists in Australia This study highlights the resident- and system-level roles and benefits of embedded on-site pharmacists, …