This Viewpoint addresses fees that patients must pay for copies of their personal medical records and how the availability of digital medical records can improve this situation.
This Editorial details the uncertainty and disagreement among professional medical groups regarding screening pelvic examinations for asymptomatic women.
This controlled clinical trial explores whether testosterone treatment of older men with low testosterone improves their bone density and strength.
This double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial examines the association of testosterone treatment of older men who have low testosterone levels and mild anemia with changes in hemoglobin levels.
This cohort study investigates the association between testosterone replacement therapy and cardiovascular outcomes in men with androgen deficiency.
This randomized clinical trial examines the effect of intensive blood pressure control vs standard treatment on changes in gait speed and mobility status among adults 75 years or older with hypertension.
This study investigates the long-term effects of true acupuncture compared with sham acupuncture and being placed in a waiting-list control group for migraine prophylaxis.
This study uses fee-for-service Medicare claims to assess changes in postacute care spending and use associated with clinician participation as accountable care organizations in the Medicare Shared Savings Program and the pathways by which they occurred.
This qualitative study analyzes the illness experience of undocumented immigrants with end-stage renal disease who lack access to scheduled hemodialysis.
This population-based study compares the effects of Medicaid transformation in Oregon and Colorado on health care expenditures, utilization, and quality for Medicaid participants.
This propensity-matched cohort study evaluates the risk of recurrence and all-cause 30-day mortality in patients receiving metronidazole or vancomycin for mild to moderate and severe Clostridium difficile infection.
This meta-epidemiological survey evaluates how often subgroup claims reported in the abstracts of randomized clinical trials are actually supported by statistical evidence and corroborated by subsequent trials and meta-analyses.
This cohort study uses data from 3 Danish national registries to investigate the prognosis associated with resuming warfarin treatment in patients with atrial firbrillation who sustain a hemorrhagic stroke or traumatic intracranial hemorrhage.
This Teachable Moment examines a case of woman in her 60s whose biotin levels interfered with laboratory assays, suggesting hyperthyroidism, or Graves disease.
This nationwide, web-based survey of hospice agencies examines hospice agency practices and access for undocumented immigrants in the United States.
This study uses data from a survey of NIH Mentored Career Development grant awardees to determine if sponsorship critical for career advancement of young professionals differs among men and women.
This study uses data from the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey to describe the central nervous system polypharmacy practices among outpatient older adults.
This study examines coverage and cost-sharing for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease inhalers in Medicare Part D plans.
This study examines changes in appointment availability in primary care practices for new patients with Medicaid and private insurance after the implementation of major Affordable Care Act provisions.
This study uses the Integrated Health Interview Series of the 2015 National Health Interview Survey to assess the health and health care use by individuals at risk of losing of losing health insurance with repeal of the Affordable Care Act.