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At the Asian Pacific Society of Cardiology Congress 2018 (APSC 2018) in Taipei, Taiwan, Professor Frederick Raal of the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, discussed the benefits and safety of targeting very low levels of LDL-C. Professor Eugene Yang of the University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, US, discussed the impact of evolocumab treatment among Asian patients. Dr Chun-Yen Chen of the Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, discussed the value of triglyceride (TG) levels in cardiovascular disease (CVD).
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A thinner retinal nerve fibre layer signals a heightened risk of developing dementia, as shown in two recent studies.

The importance of bone integrity through the breast cancer continuum

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During the 6th Asia-Pacific Breast Cancer Summit, Professor Michael Gnant emphasized the need to maintain bone integrity in patients with breast cancer. Professor Gnant’s presentation highlighted the need to initiate early bone-targeted treatment in patients with breast cancer and bone metastases to prevent debilitating skeletal-related events (SREs). Patients with early-stage breast cancer receiving adjuvant aromatase inhibitor (AI) therapy also require bone-targeted treatment to prevent fractures related to cancer treatment-induced bone loss (CTIBL).

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Roshini Claire Anthony, 13 Aug 2018

A genotype-guided approach to warfarin dosing may result in fewer dose adjustments in Asian patients, according to a study from Singapore.

4 days ago
Nintedanib does not appear to improve survival in heavily pretreated patients with metastatic colorectal cancer (CRC), according to data from the phase III LUME-Colon 1 trial.
Prof. Frederick Raal, Prof. Eugene Yang, Prof. Chun-Yen Chen, 6 days ago
At the Asian Pacific Society of Cardiology Congress 2018 (APSC 2018) in Taipei, Taiwan, Professor Frederick Raal of the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, discussed the benefits and safety of targeting very low levels of LDL-C. Professor Eugene Yang of the University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, US, discussed the impact of evolocumab treatment among Asian patients. Dr Chun-Yen Chen of the Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, discussed the value of triglyceride (TG) levels in cardiovascular disease (CVD).
Jairia Dela Cruz, 6 days ago
A thinner retinal nerve fibre layer signals a heightened risk of developing dementia, as shown in two recent studies.