Drugs & Diseases

Recent Drug Updates

  • selinexor (Xpovio) FDA approves first selective inhibitor of nuclear export (SINE) for relapsed/refractory multiple myeloma
  • daratumumab (Darzalex) Combo therapy approved for the treatment of patients with newly diagnosed multiple myeloma who are ineligible for transplant
  • avatrombopag (Doptelet) Indication for thrombocytopenia expanded to include patients with chronic ITP

Slideshow Collections

  • 13 Travel Diseases You Need to Know From Ebola to yellow fever, rising global travel is increasing travelers' exposure to severe and life-threatening disorders. Can you identify and manage the following infectious travel diseases?
  • On Strike or Working Overtime: 12 Endocrine Emergencies Endocrine emergencies are relatively uncommon but potentially fatal conditions that can be challenging to diagnose and treat. Learn to correctly identify and appropriately address the following 12 endocrine emergencies.
  • Burning Up? A Guide to Treating Heat Illness Heat illness can quickly become a medical emergency if not promptly recognized and treated. Do you know the best ways to cool down hyperthermic patients?
  • Lyme Disease and 4 Emerging Tick-Borne Illnesses Ticks can carry and transmit a wide array of pathogens that cause disease in humans. Learn more about Lyme disease and become familiar with four emerging tick-borne illnesses.