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4/26/2018
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1. Novartis launches ophthalmic digital research platform
Novartis has launched the FocalView app, an ophthalmic digital research platform created with ResearchKit. ePharm Brief
 
 
 
2. Financial rewards motivate patients to stay adherent to medications
Financial rewards are an effective way to motivate patients to be adherent to their chronic disease medications. ePharm Brief
 
 
 
3. DTC telemedicine delivers during natural disasters
Direct-to-consumer (DTC) telemedicine is a viable way to deliver medical care in the days following a natural disaster, although most people who use such services do so for routine matters rather than disaster-caused illnesses, according to a new RAND Corporation study. ePharm Brief
 
 
 
4. Obese people underrepresented in clinical trials
A new review by Boston University School of Public Health researchers has found that less than one-fifth of participants in cancer-related clinical trials are obese. ePharm Brief
 
 
 
5. Link between pneumonia, proton-pump inhibitors in older adults
Researchers at the University of Exeter have found a statistical link between pneumonia in older people and a group of medicines commonly used to neutralize stomach acid in people with heartburn or stomach ulcers. ePharm Brief
 
 
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