A cluster-randomized crossover trial found that daily bathing of patients in intensive care units with chlorhexidine did not reduce the incidence of health care–associated infections.
This cluster randomized trial found that among children undergoing mechanical ventilation for acute respiratory failure, use of a nurse-implemented, goal-directed sedation protocol did not reduce the duration of mechanical ventilation compared with usual care.
This cohort study reports that targeted magnetic resonance/ultrasound fusion biopsy, compared with standard extended-sextant ultrasound-guided biopsy, was associated with increased detection of high-risk prostate cancer and decreased detection of low-risk prostate cancer among men undergoing biopsy for suspected prostate cancer.
In this Viewpoint, Eric Topol and colleagues discuss the effect that mobile devices as biomedical sensors could have on health care.
This Viewpoint advocates initiating greater transparency in reporting results of clinical trials as a responsibility that will benefit the health of many.
This Viewpoint discusses essential steps to attaining a world without AIDS.
This Viewpoint discusses the need for improvement in both efficiency and quality of antiretroviral therapy programs in developing countries.
This systematic review summarizes the diagnostic approaches for Clostridium difficile infection and evaluates which therapeutic approaches should be used.
This Guide to Statistics and Methods describes how a decision curve analysis can be used to evaluate the benefits of a diagnostic test, such as 3 prostate biopsy strategies.
This article reviews the antiviral drugs available to treat influenza this season—including oseltamivir and zanamivir—as well as their indications and possible adverse effects.
Create a personal account or sign in to: