Figure 2-6. Main veins of the human body.
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NOACs Cut Brain Bleed Risk in Afib (CME/CE)
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HIV causes structural heart disease
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Stanford’s Sanjay Basu named a Top Global Thinker of 2013
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Home testing devices could monitor epilepsy drug levels, reduce clinical visits
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Task Force: Ban Drug Reps From 'Ivory Towers'
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Use of CPAP for sleep apnea reduces blood pressure for patients with difficult to treat hypertension
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Consumers find HealthCare.gov more user-friendly
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Diabetes: Hearty Breakfast Aids A1c Control (CME/CE)
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Pulled AML Drug Gets Second Look
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At-Home Seizure Tests Promising
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ASH: CALR mutations ID'd in myeloproliferative neoplasms
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Medicare: Fines for Readmits Drop
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Wider statin use recommended for chronic kidney disease
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ASH: Mutation in GFI1B causes gray platelet syndrome
(HealthDay)—A mutation has been identified in the gene encoding the...
Vancomycin powder doesn't cut infection post-spine surgery
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