Drugs & Diseases

Recent Drug Updates

  • tecovirimat (TPOXX) FDA approves first antiviral to treat smallpox
  • ipilimumab (Yervoy) FDA approved combination therapy with nivolumab for patients with MSI-H/dMMR metastatic colorectal cancer
  • nivolumab (Opdivo) Combination therapy with ipilimumab approved for the treatment of MSI-H/dMMR metastatic colorectal cancer

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?
  • 12 Urologic Emergencies You Need to Know Although urologic emergencies are relatively uncommon, prompt diagnosis and management are essential to prevent serious complications. Do you know how to recognize and best treat these 12 emergent urologic conditions?
  • Medically Significant Spider Bites: Keys to Diagnosis and Treatment Treating venomous spider bites requires knowledge of the involved species. Test your know-how and learn management steps specific to each spider.
  • A Lump in the Throat: Thyroid Cancer Thyroid cancer is the most common malignancy of the endocrine system, and the eleventh most common cancer in the United States. How familiar are you with its management?