clinical trials market was US$ 400 million in 2009 and India is expected to remain a valuable investment hub due to its genetically diverse population and availability of skilled doctors. In field of health insurance, 650 million people are expected get health insurance cover by 2020, painting a rosy picture of the Indian Pharma Industry as a whole.
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Propofol May Be An Effective Treatment For Pediatric Migraine.
Medscape (10/2, Lowry) reports that at the American Academy of Pain Management 24th Annual Clinical Meeting, “researchers report[ed] that subanesthetic doses of propofol provide a safe and effective abortive treatment for pediatric migraine.” Investigators found that, “compared with the children who received standard abortive migraine therapy,” those who received “propofol achieved significantly greater reduction in pain scores as measured on a self-reported visual analogue scale (VAS).”