This Viewpoint by a physician mother-daughter team discusses the different experiences of 2 generations of women physicians who trained and now practice in the United States.
This Viewpoint examines some of the challenges of formal implementation of the California End of Life Option Act.
This Viewpoint discusses the role of Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality in long-range planning and investment in the rapidly changing US health care system.
This Editorial reviews the history of thyroid cancer diagnosis and mortality in light of the latest USPSTF recommendation against screening for the disease.
This editorial evaluates the most recent USPSTF recommendations on screening pregnant women for preeclampsia and especially the importance of blood pressure measurement.
This randomized trial compares 3 approaches of self-monitoring of blood glucose levels for effects on hemoglobin A1c levels and health-related quality of life among patients with non–insulin-treated type 2 diabetes in primary care practice.
This randomized clinical trial compares the effects of alternate-day fasting vs daily calorie restriction on weight loss, weight maintenance, and risk indicators for cardiovascular disease.
This randomized clinical trial investigated the effect of displaying Medicare allowable fees for inpatient laboratory tests on clinician ordering behavior over 1 year.
This randomized clinical trial of Latino adults with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes compares the effect of a community health worker intervention vs enhanced usual care on blood pressure, LDL cholesterol, and hemoglobin A1c levels.
This post hoc secondary analysis of older adults in the randomized clinical trial ALLHAT-LLT compares statin treatment vs usual care for primary cardiovascular prevention.
This randomized clinical trial evaluates the combined effect of a colorectal cancer screening aid patient navigation compared with usual care on screening completion.
This systematic review and meta-analysis evaluates economic evaluations of quality improvement interventions designed to reduce readmission.
This longitudinal study of the Nielsen Homescan Consumer Panel assessed 15-year changes in the amount of sodium in goods purchased by US households and the proportion that have purchases with optimal sodium density.
This cohort study examines 25-year data of black participants in the CARDIA study to determine the association of racial residential segregation with blood pressure among this patient population.
This data analysis estimates trends in geographic inequalities in life expectancy and age-specific risk of death by US county from 1980 to 2014.
This case-control study examines the association of home health copayments with use of home health service among Medicare Advantage enrollees.
This Special Comunication from the Guidelines International Network Preventing Overdiagnosis Working Group proposes a checklist for considering changes to disease definitions.
This Teachable Moment shows that the current model of neglecting an underlying illness, in this case, opioid use disorder that led to an expensive and recurrent hospitalizations, should no longer be the standard of care.
This Teachable Moment highlights the value of deprescribing when possible.
An obese diabetic woman in her 60s presented to the emergency department with 24 hours of stuttering chest pain at rest and with exertion. What is your diagnosis?
This cross-sectional survey study evaluates perceived discrimination experienced by physician mothers and desired workplace changes.
This study examines physician burnout using data from American Board of Family Medicine application questionaires.
This cross-sectional study evaluates the association of appearance of conflicts of interest with voting behavior at FDA advisory committee meetings.
This study of National Health Interview Survey data evaluates recent patterns of prostate-specific antigen testing for prostate cancer screening in the United States
This study assess the association between the elements of the patient-centered medical home model and clinical quality in the Veterans Health Administration’s Patient Aligned Care Team program.
This study analyzes data of patients enrolled in the US Department of Defense’s TRICARE insurance to determine the association of statin use with risk of back disorder diagnoses.
This cross-sectional study examines how commonly patients hospitalized with syncope are investigated for pulmonary embolism or deep venous thrombosis in routine practice.
This survey study examines the prevalence of and reasons for patient dismissal among primary care practices participating in the Comprehensive Primary Care initiative and a matched sample of comparison practices.
This study analyzed the content of smoke from heat-not-burn tobacco cigarettes compared with that of conventional cigarettes to determine whether similar toxic compounds are released in heat-not-burn cigarette smoke.