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Clinical briefs for Tuesday, June 15

CMS issues reprieve for 2,500 nursing homes yet to report COVID vaccination rates … Former CMS administrator says nursing homes will remain key test sites for COVID therapies, other treatments … Philips recalls CPAP machines over cancer concerns … Gene treatment could slow Alzheimer’s without targeting brain plaques, new study shows … Jury trial set for maker of Alzheimer’s drug Namenda; company allegedly kept generic off the market

Clinical Briefs for Friday, May 8

Lab cautions nursing homes about inaccurate coronavirus test kits … HCR ManorCare: 70% of COVID-19 infected employees asymptomatic … Nurse survey finds No.1 concern is infecting others, 38% reassigned to COVID-19 cases … Seizure onset may signal dementia in older adults

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