This 40-year observational study reports that sustained, community-wide programs targeting cardiovascular risk factors and behavior changes to improve a Maine county’s population health were associated with reductions in hospitalization and mortality.
Dr Teodorescu and coauthors examine the prospective relationship of asthma with incident obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) among 547 adults in Wisconsin.
This observational database study using the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results 18 registries reports that among US women diagnosed with invasive breast cancer, the likelihood of diagnosis at an early stage, and survival after stage I diagnosis, varied by race and ethnicity.
This Special Communication compares investment in medical research in the United States and other developed countries over the past 2 decades by quantifying total public and private investment and personnel and evaluating resulting patents, publications, drug and device approvals, and value created.
This viewpoints reviews the health breakthroughs brought by the National Institutes of Health, considers new opportunities in research, and calls for adequate funding to ensure those promises are fulfilled.
This Viewpoint discusses how the Howard Hughes Medical Institute is responding the challenges and opportunities related to the training of patient-oriented physician-scientists.
This Viewpoint explores nanotechnology for therapeutics, diagnostics, and imaging.
This JAMA Clinical Guidelines Synopsis article evaluates the most recent US Preventive Services Task Force guideline on screening for carotid artery stenosis in asymptomatic adults.