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September 2017 - July 1883

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June 14, 2016, Vol 315, No. 22, Pages 2373-2482

In This Issue of JAMA

Highlights

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2373-2375. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.14305
Viewpoint

Innovations in Health Care Delivery

Reengineering the Physical Examination for the New Millennium?

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2391-2392. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.4470

This Viewpoint discusses ways to improve the physical examination using principles of measurement science and technology development.

Innovations in Health Care Delivery

Social EntrepreneurshipImproving Global Health

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2393-2394. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.4400

This Viewpoint describes the efforts of social enterpreneurs, individuals and organizations who develop self-sustaining business models to deliver cost-effective health care and social services to poor and underserved communities around the world.

Is the United States Prepared for a Major Zika Virus Outbreak?

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2395-2396. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.4919

This Viewpoint discusses how prepared the United States is to handle a Zika virus outbreak and highlights areas of concern in the current health system.

Implementing MACRAImplications for Physicians and for Physician Leadership

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2397-2398. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.7041

This Viewpoint discusses the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act and the key features of the law and the opportunities it presents to shape the future of payment and medical practice.

A Piece of My Mind

Time at the Bedside (Computing)

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2399-2400. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.1722
Editorial

Unmasking a Role for Noninvasive Ventilation in Early Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2401-2403. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.5987

Is It Possible to Prevent ARDS?

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2403-2405. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.5988

Notice of Retraction: Sato Y, et al. Effect of Folate and Mecobalamin on Hip Fractures in Patients With Stroke: A Randomized Controlled Trial. JAMA. 2005;293(9):1082-1088.

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2405. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.7190

Notice of Retraction

Original Investigation

Caring for the Critically Ill Patient

Effect of Aspirin on Development of ARDS in At-Risk Patients Presenting to the Emergency DepartmentThe LIPS-A Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2406-2414. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.6330

This randomized clinical trial explores the use of aspirin vs placebo as an early intervention for preventing acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) in at-risk patients presenting to the emergency department.

Prescription of Long-Acting Opioids and Mortality in Patients With Chronic Noncancer Pain

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2415-2423. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.7789

This retrospective study compared risk of death among Medicaid patients in Tennessee initiating long-acting opioid therapy for chronic noncancer pain with patients taking anticonvulsants or cyclic antidepressants.

Association of Pharmacological Treatments for Obesity With Weight Loss and Adverse EventsA Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2424-2434. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.7602

This network meta-analysis compares weight loss and adverse events with available drug treatments for obesity, including liraglutide, naltrexone-bupropion, and lorcaserin.

Preliminary Communication

Caring for the Critically Ill Patient

Effect of Noninvasive Ventilation Delivered by Helmet vs Face Mask on the Rate of Endotracheal Intubation in Patients With Acute Respiratory Distress SyndromeA Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2435-2441. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.6338

This clinical trial tested whether noninvasive ventilation delivered via helmet reduced intubation rates among intensive care adult patients with acute respiration distress syndrome compared with ventilation delivered via face mask.

Review

Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell ArteritisA Systematic Review

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2442-2458. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.5444

This narrative review summarizes current evidence about the diagnosis and treatment of polymyalgia rheumatica and giant cell arteritis.

From the JAMA Network

Avoiding Opioid Analgesics for Treatment of Chronic Low Back Pain

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2459-2460. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.6753

This commentary discusses a meta-analysis published in JAMA Internal Medicine that evaluated the efficacy of opioids as treatment for back pain.

From The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics

Treatment of Lyme Disease

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2461-2462. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.6888

This Medical Letter review summarizes antibiotic regimens to treat the dermatological, neurological, cardiac, and rheumatological manifestations of Lyme disease.

Research Letter

Fatality and Severity of Firearm Injuries in a Denver Trauma Center, 2000-2013

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2465-2467. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.5978

This study uses trauma center registry data to describe the severity and mortality of gunshot wounds seen at a Colorado trauma center and its catchment area between 2000 and 2013.

Comment & Response

Long QT Syndrome and Potentially Pathogenic Genetic Variants

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2467. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.2918

Long QT Syndrome and Potentially Pathogenic Genetic Variants—In Reply

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2467-2468. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.2921

Ultrasound vs Angiography for Drug-Eluting Stent Implantation

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2468. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.1374

Ultrasound vs Angiography for Drug-Eluting Stent Implantation

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2468-2469. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.1377

Ultrasound vs Angiography for Drug-Eluting Stent Implantation

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2469. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.1371

Ultrasound vs Angiography for Drug-Eluting Stent Implantation—Reply

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2469-2470. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.1382

Medicare’s Bundled Payment Program and Health Care Utilization

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2470-2471. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.3815

Medicare’s Bundled Payment Program and Health Care Utilization—Reply

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2471. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.3823

Assessing Evidence for Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment Programs

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2471-2472. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.4024

Assessing Evidence for Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment Programs—Reply

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2472. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.4039
Correction

Incorrect Reference Citations and Figure Labeling

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2472. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.6779

Update in Conflict of Interest Disclosures

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2472. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.6792
Medical News & Perspectives

As Opioid Prescribing Guidelines Tighten, Mindfulness Meditation Holds Promise for Pain Relief

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2385-2387. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.4875

This Medical News feature examines mindfulness meditation as a nonpharmacologic approach to managing chronic pain.

The JAMA Forum

The Cost of Medicare Advantage

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2387-2388. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.6790
Capitol Health Call

Price Hikes of Old Prescription Drugs Affect Physicians, Hospitals, Patients

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2389. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.6599

Workers in Health Care Facilities More Likely to Have Injuries Due to Violence

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2389. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.7326

GAO Finds Veterans Wait Months for Primary Care

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2389. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.7331

Senate Creates Cystic Fibrosis Caucus

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2389. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.7333
News From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Risk of Prenatal Opioid Prescribing

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2390. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.6962

Counterfeit Norco Poses New Danger

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2390. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.6975
The Art of JAMA

Still-Life With OrangeÉmile Bernard

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2380-2381. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.14307
Poetry and Medicine

arbor bronchialis: Anatomy in a Medical School Courtyard

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2473. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.0508
JAMA Revisited

SatireCorporations Sans Humor

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2474. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.17089
JAMA Patient Page

Zika Virus Disease

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2482. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.4741
JAMA Masthead

JAMA

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JAMA. 2016;315(22):2377-2378. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.14306
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