Medicare PQRI gets bad reports; Men might benefit from HPV vaccine;

> Medicare's Physician Quality Reporting Initiative is not getting good reports from physicians; most of them have not received their rewards, and won't know their results for 2008 until after they decide whether to participate in 2009. Article

> A leading HPV researcher is suggesting that males may benefit from vaccination against HPV, not just women. FierceVaccines

> The FDA has approved new labeling for Novartis Pharmaceutical's ADHD med Focalin XR; the new labeling primarily differs in emphasizing the 30-minute onset for helping with morning struggles. FiercePharma

> Could a catheter-based medical device from Johnson & Johnson be better than drugs at resolving heart arrhythmias? FiercePharma

And Finally... The success of this microchip was a little delayed, but at least it worked out. Article

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