This simulation study uses Kaiser Permanente patient data to estimate benefits, complications, and costs of colorectal cancer screening stratified by adenoma detection rate and age at initiation.
In a randomized trial evaluating the effects of a communication skills intervention for internal medicine and nurse practitioner trainees, Curtis and coauthors measured patient- and family-reported outcomes including quality of communication. In an Editorial, Verghese and Chi discuss the findings in the context of improving communication with patients.
This study estimates the cost-effectiveness of adding proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9 (PCSK9) inhibitors to statin therapy for patients with heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) or atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD).
This randomized clinical trial compares the effect of patient navigation (care coordination) with or without financial incentives with usual care on viral suppression and death among hospitalized patients with HIV infection and substance use.