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November 26, 2014, Vol 312, No. 20, Pages 2065-2178

In This Issue of JAMA

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2065-2067. doi:10.1001/jama.2013.279851
Original Investigation

Levofloxacin for BK Virus Prophylaxis Following Kidney Transplantation: A Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2106-2114. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.14721

In this randomized trial among kidney transplant recipients, a 3-month course of levofloxacin initiated early following transplantation did not prevent BK viruria and was associated with an increased risk of adverse events such as bacterial resistance.

Association of Sickle Cell Trait With Chronic Kidney Disease and Albuminuria in African Americans

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2115-2125. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.15063

Naik and coauthors describe the relationship between sickle cell trait (SCT) and chronic kidney disease (CKD) and albuminuria in 2233 self-identified African Americans in the United States.

Association of a Full-Day vs Part-Day Preschool Intervention With School Readiness, Attendance, and Parent Involvement

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2126-2134. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.15376

This nonrandomized, matched group follow-up study found that low-income children who attended full-day preschool were better prepared for school in 4 of 6 domains, attendance, and reduced chronic absences than children who attended a part-day preschool.

Caring for the Critically Ill Patient

Cost-effectiveness of Dalteparin vs Unfractionated Heparin for the Prevention of Venous Thromboembolism in Critically Ill Patients

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2135-2145. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.15101

This prospective economic evaluation reports that use of LMW heparin for venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in critically ill patients was more effective than unfractionated heparin, with similar or lower costs.

Research Letter

US Food and Drug Administration and Design of Drug Approval Studies

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2163-2165. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.13329
Special Communication

The Medical Liability Climate and Prospects for Reform

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2146-2155. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.10705

This Special Communication surveys national liability reform.

Viewpoint

Ending the Cycle of Blame in US Health Care

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2091-2092. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.13630

This Viewpoint discusses how simplistic narratives have shaped views about cause, blame, and responsibility in the challenges facing the US health care system.

Accountable Health Communities: Getting There From Here

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2093-2094. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.13815

This Viewpoint discusses approaches to overcoming 2 major challenges facing efforts to establish accountable health communities.

Critiquing US Health Care

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2095-2096. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.14114

This Viewpoint discusses the economics of the US health care system.

A Piece of My Mind

Engaging to No Avail

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2097-2098. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.12935
Editorial

Reshaping US Health Care: From Competition and Confiscation to Cooperation and Mobilization

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2099-2100. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.15727

This Editorial discusses 3 approaches to reshaping US health care.

The Value of High-Quality Full-Day Preschool

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2101-2102. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.15124

Medical Malpractice Reform: When Is It About Money? Why Is It About Time?

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2103-2105. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.15416
From the JAMA Network

Body Image Concerns, Muscle-Enhancing Behaviors, and Eating Disorders in Males

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2156-2157. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.5138
JAMA Clinical Challenge

Rapidly Progressing Leg Ulcer With Fever in a Woman With Chronic Diarrhea

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2158-2160. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.13007
JAMA Diagnostic Test Interpretation

Protein Electrophoresis and Immunofixation for the Diagnosis of Monoclonal Gammopathies

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2160-2161. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.8237
Medical News & Perspectives

Antibiotics for Children: When Less Is More

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2079-2080. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.15494
The JAMA Forum

High-tech Care Can Save Lives—But It Also May Create Incentives That Result in Lives Lost

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2081-2082. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.14531
News From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Excessive Salt Intake Putting Children at Risk for Later Diseases

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2084. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.15153

Too Many Kids Don’t Get Necessary Preventive Services

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2084. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.15457
Clinical Trials Update

Evolocumab Lowers LDL in Genetic High Cholesterol Disorder

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2083. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.15519

Grief Therapy More Effective for Bereaved Adults Than Psychotherapy

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2083. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.15872

No Mortality Benefit Found From Intensive Glucose Control

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2083. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.15874
Health Agencies Update

New Neurons Needed to Maintain Smell Circuits

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2082. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.15133

Grants Focus on Leveraging Biomedical Big Data

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2082. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.15837

Funds Seek to Boost Behavioral Health Care Workforce

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2082. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.15839

Medicare Initiatives Seek to Improve Postacute Care

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2082. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.15841
The Art of JAMA

Mound of Butter: Antoine Vollon

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2076-2077. doi:10.1001/jama.2013.279839
Poetry and Medicine

Talk

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2170. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.8624
JAMA Revisited

Thanksgiving

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2172. doi:10.1001/jama.2013.279860

Thankfulness Unlimited

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2172. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.15763
JAMA Patient Page

Talking to Your Doctor About Tests, Treatments, and Their Costs

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2178. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.3693
Comment & Response

Genetic Factors Associated With Severe Cutaneous Adverse Reactions

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2165-2166. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.14145

Genetic Factors Associated With Severe Cutaneous Adverse Reactions—Reply

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2166. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.14148

Exercise to Combat Depression

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2166-2167. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.14334

Exercise to Combat Depression—Reply

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2167. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.14340

Costs of New Treatments for Hepatitis C Infection

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2168. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.14337

Costs of New Treatments for Hepatitis C Infection

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2168. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.14343

Costs of New Treatments for Hepatitis C Infection—Reply

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2168-2169. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.14352
Correction

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2169. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.14254

Missing Byline Author

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2169. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.14633

Collaborators Omitted

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JAMA. 2014;312(20):2169. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.9940
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