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CALL FOR PAPERS: Contribute to a @TheLancet theme issue on advancing racial & ethnic equity in science, medicine, & health: hubs.ly/H0-KYsF0 What are we looking for? 👇
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Read a selection of Lancet articles in this special @RELXHQ issue for International Day of People with Disabilities #IDPwD 👇
Today marks International Day of People With Disabilities. With carefully curated book chapters & journal articles from @ElsevierConnect, our #IDPWD2021 special issue is our part to fight for the rights of people with disabilities in the post-COVID era: bit.ly/3rvDALr
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Who remembers universal health coverage (UHC)? Before #COVID19, achieving this target was a top priority in global health. Ahead of #UHCDay on Dec 12, read our Editorial: Reinstating universal health coverage on the global agenda. hubs.li/Q010dnSr0
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How can we overcome the fragmentation of global health? Learn about the aims of upcoming Lancet Commission on synergies between #UHC, health security, & health promotion 👉 hubs.li/Q010f23S0
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New research - Haifer et al - Lyophilised oral faecal microbiota transplantation for #ulcerativecolitis (LOTUS): a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial thelancet.com/journals/langa… #GITwitter #IBD #microbiome #microbiota #FMT @rupertleong
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On the cover—How an outbreak became a pandemic: a chronological analysis of crucial junctures & international obligations in the early months of #COVID19 Read our latest issue: hubs.li/Q010d9Mb0
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More than 1 billion people have some form of disability. On International Day of People with Disabilities, it is vital to learn from the injustices of the pandemic and end the neglect of people with disabilities in public health. hubs.li/Q010cyS60 @TheLancetPH #IDPwD
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NEW—Six different COVID-19 boosters are safe and increase immunity when given after two doses of #AstraZeneca or #Pfizer-BioNTech, with large variations in immune responses, UK trial shows. hubs.li/Q010bT_40
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NEW—Omicron SARS-CoV-2 variant: a new chapter in the COVID-19 pandemic In a Comment, @ProfAbdoolKarim provides preliminary indications on transmissibility, severity, and immune escape from what is known about #Omicron's mutations. hubs.li/Q0109cP-0
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📅 SAVE THE DATE for the launch of a new @TheLancet Commission. On Dec 7, authors & advocates outline recommendations to improve quality of life for autistic individuals & their families worldwide. Register now 👉 bit.ly/31nj30K #LancetWebinars
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"The liver is an amazing organ", write Sabine Kleinert and Richard Horton. But it has been neglected. To combat rising #LiverDisease in Europe, a combined European effort, as outlined in the @EASLnews-@TheLancet Commission, is sorely needed. hubs.li/Q01083H50
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Results from a phase 3 trial suggest a favourable benefit–risk balance in patients with polyarticular course juvenile idiopathic arthritis treated with oral #tofacitinib. hubs.li/Q0107tsc0
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Our Dec issue is live, feat. research & review on re-infection with #SARSCoV2 variants, a #rct on carboplatin with nab-paclitaxel in squamous cell #lungcancer in #older patients, a health policy Series on achieving a #longevity society and economy & more 👉bit.ly/3oaYkpH
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NEW Research—Lenzilumab significantly improved survival without invasive mechanical ventilation in hospitalised patients with #COVID19 LIVE-AIR trial from Prof Zelalem Temesgen & colleagues bit.ly/31pMhw2
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Hear it from the Commissioners of the EASL–@TheLancet Liver Commission report, exploring the burning topic of #liverdisease in #Europe: Prof. Patrizia Carrieri highlights how severely #stigma hampers access to liver care & the consequences that follow easl.eu/PR-easl-lancet
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The Lancet retweeted
📢President @vonderleyen of @eu_commission as keynote speaker at the launch of EASL–@TheLancet Liver Commission report exploring #liverdisease in #Europe. It is so important that we harmonise our efforts, through European solidarity, to reach all communities & regions of our EU
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