Wednesday's coverage of doctor pay roiled physicians who say the CMS data set oversimplifies payment information and skews reality.
Phase-II results indicate Merck's all-in-one HCV oral could put pressure on Gilead.
Facts tucked among the 9.2 million lines of data: 2% of doctors account for around 25% of Medicare billing.
Express Scripts said treatments for diabetes are the most expensive of the traditional medications, while specialty drugs are eating up a significant portion of total drug spend.
Researchers found a correlation between patients feeling involved and how well they stick—if they stick—to their medication regimens.
Phase-III results prompted the drugmaker to pursue a third-quarter filing.
Analysts say the Indianapolis, IN, drugmaker's Phase-I results show CDK 4/6 inhibitors will have a role in breast cancer treatment and that Pfizer's palbociclib will not clear the field.
Sunday's data readout has divided the Street between the enthusiastic and the disappointed. The key reason: progression-free survival gains were not as high as anticipated.
The ACA has spurred double-digit increases in demand for pharmaceuticals, new data suggest.
The drugmaker saw positive results in demonstrating LDL reductions in Japanese patient populations.
Detailed Phase-III results from several PCSK9 candidates confirm the clinical ability of the newest class of cholesterol-lowering treatments.
Merck has broadened its analytics approach to include team-ups with a slate of organizations at the intersection of Big Data and health IT.
A rival's late-stage trial results suggest the pain med may have a short market life. The key: an FDA division head's documented willingness to overturn the approval should another pain option surface.
A report of over 270,000 US medical sites signals that EHR adoption is no longer a luxury reserved for hospitals and health systems.
Pfizer hit its endpoints for preventing pneumonia among the elderly, but the data may not be robust enough to spur vaccination.
Express Scripts notes that these prescriptions may not, in fact, be for ADHD.
Bayer and Amgen's Onyx subsidiary announce an oncology drug failed a Phase-III trial goal among liver cancer patients.
A survey of patients found greater prescription drug adherence among patients who received a free 30-day sample in addition to a prescription.
@openFDA and its related website launched February 27.
Data presented at a conference yesterday suggest AbbVie's all-oral regimen may be more effective than Gilead's at curing the virus in certain patients, but will it confer an edge?
The drugmaker says researchers will be able to view patient-level data and promises less jargon-filled summaries by year-end.
The new label will reflect the RA pill's superiority to methotrexate and placebo in inhibiting the progression of structural joint damage.
Phase-III results, top-lined today, show Lilly's investigational GLP-1 drug is well-positioned to eat into the multi-billion-dollar diabetes market now dominated by Novo Nordisk.
The drugmaker revealed efficacy data that analysts say could prompt the health agencies to emphasize adult vaccination.
The drugmaker was scant on details, but Phase-III ramucirumab results among non-small cell lung cancer patients showed increased overall and progression-free survival vs. placebo.
A report published by JAMA indicated that online reviews sway a percentage of patients, but that personal recommendations hold more weight.
The school will act as an independent panel for the drug maker, reviewing requests from investigators for access to anonymized, clinical-trial data.
A young company is hoping its analytics platform can help doctors and pharma figure out who's going to stop taking their medication, and get them back on track.
Positive results from a Phase-III trial edge Amgen's evolocumab closer to approval, though it's still behind rivals in the PCSK9 race.
The data and analytics giant is looking to launch an IPO. The company, which is the subject of an antitrust suit, said in its prospectus that it anticipates future acquisitions.