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February 17, 2015, Vol 313, No. 7, Pages 643-758

In This Issue of JAMA

Highlights

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):643-645. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.11581
Original Investigation

Caring for the Critically Ill Patient

Effect of Corticosteroids on Treatment Failure Among Hospitalized Patients With Severe Community-Acquired Pneumonia and High Inflammatory Response: A Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):677-686. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.88

This randomized clinical trial reports that among patients with severe community-acquired pneumonia and high initial inflammatory response, the acute use of methylprednisolone compared with placebo decreased treatment failure.

Effect of Varenicline on Smoking Cessation Through Smoking Reduction: A Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):687-694. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.280

Ebbert and coauthors determine efficacy and safety of varenicline among 1510 cigarette smokers for increasing smoking abstinence rates through smoking reduction.

Effect of Oral Eliglustat on Splenomegaly in Patients With Gaucher Disease Type 1: The ENGAGE Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):695-706. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.459

This international randomized clinical trial found that among adults with Gaucher disease type 1, treatment with eliglustat for 9 months resulted in significant improvements in spleen volume, hemoglobin level, liver volume, and platelet count compared with placebo.

Association Between the Use of Fondaparinux vs Low-Molecular-Weight Heparin and Clinical Outcomes in Patients With Non–ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):707-716. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.517

This cohort study showed that in routine care, fondaparinux was associated with lower rates of death and major bleeding among Swedish patients with non–ST-segment myocardial infarction.

Research Letter

Heart Rate and Body Temperature Responses to Extreme Heat and Humidity With and Without Electric Fans

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):724-725. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.153
Viewpoint

Stealth Research: Is Biomedical Innovation Happening Outside the Peer-Reviewed Literature?

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):663-664. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.17662

This Viewpoint discusses the need for scientific transparency when biomedical innovation takes place outside of the peer-reviewed literature.

In Defense of the Employer Mandate: Hedging Against Uninsurance

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):665-666. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.17658

This Viewpoint traces the origins of the Affordable Care Act’s employer mandate provision, delineates its all-important rationale, and discusses the likelihood and consequences of its potential repeal.

FDA Regulation of Laboratory-Developed Diagnostic Tests: Protect the Public, Advance the Science

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):667-668. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.18135

This Viewpoint discusses the need for regulation meant to ensure the quality, safety, and validity of laboratory-developed diagnostic tests.

Genetic Testing and FDA Regulation: Overregulation Threatens the Emergence of Genomic Medicine

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):669-670. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.18145

This Viewpoint discusses potential drawbacks of regulation meant to to ensure the quality, safety, and validity of laboratory-developed diagnostic tests.

A Piece of My Mind

The Other AMA

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):671-672. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.13626
Editorial

Corticosteroids for Severe Community-Acquired Pneumonia: Not for Everyone

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):673-674. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.115

To JAMA Authors, Peer Reviewers, and Readers—Thank You

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):675-676. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.0825
From the JAMA Network

Starting a New Discussion About Screening for Lung Cancer

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):717-718. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.14769
JAMA Clinical Guidelines Synopsis

Use of Pneumococcal Vaccine in Adults

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):719-720. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.63

This JAMA Clinical Guidelines Synopsis article evaluates the most recent Advisory Committee for Immunization Practices guideline on use of 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine and 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine among adults aged 65 years or older.

JAMA Clinical Challenge

Shortness of Breath After a Choking Incident

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):721-722. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.17182
Medical News & Perspectives
The JAMA Forum

Choosing Wisely: Changing Clinicians, Patients, or Policies?

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):657-658. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.17422
News From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Sickle Cell Disease Screening Offers Educational Opportunity for Parents

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):660. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.237

Knowing HIV Status Crucial in Cancer Treatment

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):660. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.238
Global Health

Preventing Interpersonal Violence

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):659. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.0573

Neonatal HBV Vaccine Protects Against Liver Disease

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):659. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.0575

Closer to an Effective Ebola Vaccine

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):659. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.0577

African Genome Variation Project Will Facilitate Genetic Studies in Africa

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):659. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.170
The Art of JAMA

House and Street: Stuart Davis

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):650-651. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.11583
Poetry and Medicine

Myeloma Solstice

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):731. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.14208
JAMA Revisited

The Treatment of Asthma: Portion of a Lecture delivered in the Regular Course of 1888-89

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):733. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.11590
Peer Reviewers List

JAMA Peer Reviewers in 2014

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):736-752. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.268
JAMA Patient Page

Pneumococcal Vaccination

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):758. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.64
Comment & Response

Fecal Microbiota Transplantation for Clostridium difficile Infection

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):725-726. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.18617

Fecal Microbiota Transplantation for Clostridium difficile Infection—Reply

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):726. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.18619

Adapting to Climate Change

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):727. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.18502

Adapting to Climate Change—Reply

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):727-728. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.18525

Goals of Displaying Health Care Prices to Physicians

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):728. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.17445

Goals of Displaying Health Care Prices to Physicians—Reply

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):728-729. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.17451
Correction

Incorrect Wording and Figure Numbering

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):729. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.18379

Incorrect Text

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):729. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.200

Clarification of 2 Sentences

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):729. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.211

Corrected Data and Wording in Related Editorial

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):729. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.221
JAMA Masthead

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JAMA. 2015;313(7):647-648. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.11582
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