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IF THIS IS A VICTORY WHAT IS A DEFEAT?

Posted on: October 31st, 2013 by
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IF THIS IS A VICTORY WHAT IS A DEFEAT? October 31,2013/ By: Dr. Nayvin Gordon Commentary on the front page article of the New York Times, Monday October 28, 2013: "F.D.A. Shift On Painkillers Was Years in the Making"   What was this shift? The F.D.A. issued new recommendations reducing to 90 days from 180 days as the length of times a patient could refill the narcotic Vicodin without a Continue reading the story "IF THIS IS A VICTORY WHAT IS A DEFEAT?"

INADEQUATE TREATMENT OF OVARIAN CANCER AND NONEXISTANT PREVENTION OF PRESCRIPTION OPIATE OVERDOSE DEATHS

Posted on: March 23rd, 2013 by
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INADEQUATE TREATMENT OF OVARIAN CANCER AND NONEXISTANT PREVENTION OF PRESCRIPTION OPIATE OVERDOSE DEATHS MARCH 23, 2013/ BY: Dr. Nayvin Gordon The New york Times editorialized on March 14, 2013 : "A new study has found widespread failure among doctors to follow CLINICAL GUIDELINES for treating ovarian cancer, which kills 15,000 women a year in this country".  The Times continues : " A decade ago RAND corporation researchers reported Continue reading the story "INADEQUATE TREATMENT OF OVARIAN CANCER AND NONEXISTANT PREVENTION OF PRESCRIPTION OPIATE OVERDOSE DEATHS"