Clinical Interventions

Oral Antifungal Drug Linked to Higher Rates of Miscarriage

February 20, 2019

A commonly used medication, fluconazole, used to treat vaginal yeast infections, is linked to higher rates of miscarriage if used during pregnancy, found new research published in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal).

Drug-Resistant TB Cured with New Approaches in Conflict-Affected Region

February 14, 2019

A high proportion of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis (TB) cases can be cured in conflict-affected communities with molecular diagnostics, shorter treatment periods and socioeconomic incentives, according to the results of a large, long-term study in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) led by