Tag Archives: data

Essential Reads: Maternal Suicide in the United States, The Latest Research & Data Collection Efforts

Maternal suicide is a leading cause of maternal mortality. Despite common misconceptions, pregnancy and the postpartum period do not protect against the risk of psychiatric disorders or suicide. It has become increasingly urgent and important to normalize the discussion of maternal suicide to raise awareness and double-down on maternal suicide tracking and prevention efforts.  In… Read More »

Not all data is meaningful data

LAS VEGAS – Whether it’s from telemedicine, wearables and or electronic health records, a growing amount of healthcare data is becoming available on both an individual and population-wide level.  “But just because you have data,” pointed out Michael Meucci, chief operating officer at Arcadia, “doesn’t mean that it’s meaningful.”   In a HIMSS21 session here on… Read More »

Novartis touts latest Zolgensma data as SMA competition against Biogen, Roche heats up

As Roche’s new spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) drug, Evresdi, gains steam, Novartis is hoping some new trial data can help its gene therapy Zolgensma stand out in the increasingly competitive field. In phase 3 data from the Spr1nt study presented at the European Academy for Neurology virtual congress, Zolgensma met its primary and secondary goals… Read More »