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USPSTF Releases Updated Recommendations on Skin Cancer Screening

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Publish DateApril 20, 2023

In an accompanying editorial, Maryam M. Asgari, MD, MPH, of the Department of Dermatology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, and Lori A. Crane, PhD, MPH, of the Colorado School of Public Health, University of Colorado, Aurora, point out that people with darker skin phenotypes also tend to be affected by skin cancers that are not associated with UV radiation, such as acral melanoma, which arises on the palms and soles, and skin cancers that arise in areas of chronic inflammation, such as wounds.

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Study: Prenatal Supplements Fail to Meet Nutrient Needs

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Publish DateApril 14, 2023

"There is no magic pill," said Katherine A. Sauder, PhD, an associate professor of pediatrics at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora and lead author of the study. "There is no easy answer here."

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Artificial Pancreas 'Superior' in Young Kids With Type 1 Diabetes

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Publish DateMarch 17, 2023

Type 1 diabetes treatment is particularly challenging in children younger than 6 because of their small insulin dosing requirements and unpredictable eating and activity habits, say lead author R. Paul Wadwa, MD, of the Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes, University of Colorado, Aurora, and colleagues, in their article.

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Intermittent Fasting Plus Exercise a Good Option for Fatty Liver

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Publish DateFebruary 24, 2023

The results suggest that "combining intermittent fasting with exercise is effective for reducing hepatic steatosis [fatty liver] in patients with NAFLD, but may offer no additional benefit versus fasting alone," Mark Ezpeleta, PhD, formerly at the University of Illinois Chicago and now at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, and colleagues conclude.

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AAP Approves 2023 Child and Adolescent Immunization Schedule

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Publish DateFebruary 10, 2023

Minor updates to the schedule, reflected on the cover page, relate to vaccines for COVID-19, dengue fever, and pneumococcal disease, added O'Leary, a professor of pediatrics at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and Children's Hospital Colorado in Aurora.

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Oncologist to Insurer: 'This Denial Will Not Stand.'

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Publish DateJanuary 19, 2023

According to health policy expert Kelly Anderson, PhD, MPP, getting patients the cancer care they need should not require an oncologist venting on social media. Plus, "an oncologist without a strong social media following may not have gotten care approved and that's not how medicine should work," said Anderson, assistant professor in the Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora.

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Have a Prior Auth Problem? Introducing 'Gatekeepers of Care,' Medscape's New Series on Challenges Accessing Cancer Treatment

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Publish DateJanuary 19, 2023

To handle the growing administrative burden, "a lot of physician practices have hired staff to focus on prior authorization," said Kelly Anderson, PhD, MPP, assistant professor in the Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora.

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Could Nodal RT Explain Failure of ICIs in Head and Neck Cancer?

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Publish DateJanuary 12, 2023

"The point here is: less is more" when it comes to radiation therapy in HNSCC, said Karam, an associate professor at the University of Colorado Denver at Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora.

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