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Metformin Use Linked to Prostate Cancer Risk

In a large study of men with newly diagnosed diabetes, exposure to metformin in the previous year was associated with an increased risk for a prostate cancer diagnosis, whereas exposure 2 to 7 years previously was associated with decreased risk.

Bowel Cleansers

Bowel cleansing products comparison chart (hyperosmotics, isosmotics, isosmotic/stimulant laxative combinations, osmotics) used for colonoscopy preparation.

Glaucoma Treatments

Glaucoma treatment chart (alpha2-agonists, beta blockers, carbonic anhydrase inhibitors, cholinergic agonists, prostaglandin analogs).

Androgens

Androgens used for testosterone replacement therapy organized by route of administration chart.

Insulin Administration

Insulin preparations categorized by rapid-, short-, intermediate- and long-acting. Information such as the route, administration as well as the mixing of insulins is provided.

Wound Care Products

Wound care dressings and cleansers including hydrocolloid occlusive dressings, wet-to-dry dressings, hydrogels, foam dressings, odor-controlling dressings, and xerogels.

Hypertension Evaluation

Blood pressure classification, diagnostic workup of hypertension, assess for major cardiovascular disease risk factors and identifiable causes, and blood pressure measurement techniques.