Editor's Audio Summary by Howard Bauchner, MD, Editor in Chief of JAMA, the Journal of the American Medical Association, for the May 21, 2014 issue
Stroup and colleagues compare the efficacy failure rate of intramuscular injections of paliperidone palmitate palmitate vs haloperidol decanoate decanoate in a double-blind randomized clinical trial of 311 US adults with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder.
In a randomized controlled trial involving participants with hip osteoarthritis, Bennell and coauthors compared physical therapy with a sham treatment. They found that physical therapy did not result in greater improvement after 10 treatment sessions over 12 weeks at the 13- and 36-week follow-up.
Kris and coauthors determine the frequency of oncogenic drivers in patients with lung adenocarcinomas and use the data to select treatments targeting the identified driver(s) and measure survival among 1007 US patients with metastatic lung adenocarcinomas.
Myers reviews the diagnosis and management of mixed urinary incontinence in women, with a focus on current available evidence.