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April 12, 2016, Vol 315, No. 14, Pages 1425-1532

In This Issue of JAMA

Highlights

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1425-1427. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.14201
Viewpoint

Innovations in Health Care Delivery

A Patient-Designed Do-It-Yourself Mobile Technology System for DiabetesPromise and Challenges for a New Era in Medicine

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1447-1448. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.1903

This Viewpoint uses the Nightscout Project, a patient-developed mobile technology system, to discuss safety, legal, and regulatory challenges to the broader use of mobile health technology.

Lifetime Perspectives on Primary Prevention of Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1449-1450. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.1654

This Viewpoint discusses the need for examination of long-term patterns across a broad range of risk factors in predicting patients’ lifetime risk of atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease.

Neglected Dimensions of Global SecurityThe Global Health Risk Framework Commission

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1451-1452. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.1964

This Viewpoint discusses the Global Health Risk Framework Commission’s strategy to safeguard human and economic security from pandemic threats.

A Piece of My Mind

Mentorship Malpractice

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1453-1454. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.18884
Editorial

The Evolving Approach to Brain Dysfunction in Critically Ill Patients

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1455-1456. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.2708

Immunosuppression and Secondary Infection in SepsisPart, Not All, of the Story

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1457-1459. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.2762
Original Investigation

Caring for the Critically Ill Patient

Incidence, Risk Factors, and Attributable Mortality of Secondary Infections in the Intensive Care Unit After Admission for Sepsis

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1469-1479. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.2691

This prospective study sought to determine the incidence, risk factors, and attributable mortality of ICU-acquired infections in patients admitted with or without sepsis.

Caring for the Critically Ill Patient

Effect of a Quality Improvement Intervention With Daily Round Checklists, Goal Setting, and Clinician Prompting on Mortality of Critically Ill PatientsA Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1480-1490. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.3463

This cluster randomized trial investigated the effects of a quality improvement intervention comprising checklists, goal setting, and clinician follow-up vs routine care on mortality among adults in Brazilian intensive care units.

Association of Changes in Air Quality With Bronchitic Symptoms in Children in California, 1993-2012

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1491-1501. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.3444

This cohort study tracked children living in Southern California over 16 years to determine whether improvements in air quality were associated with reductions in bronchitic symptoms.

Preliminary Communication

Caring for the Critically Ill Patient

Effect of Dexmedetomidine Added to Standard Care on Ventilator-Free Time in Patients With Agitated DeliriumA Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1460-1468. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.2707

This randomized clinical trial assesses the effectiveness of dexmedetomidine when added to standard care in patients with agitated delirium receiving mechanical ventilation.

The Rational Clinical Examination

Does This Patient Have Infectious Mononucleosis?The Rational Clinical Examination Systematic Review

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1502-1509. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.2111

This Rational Clinical Examination systematic review summarizes the diagnostic accuracy of physical examination and laboratory findings for diagnosing infectious mononucleosis in adolescent and young adults.

JAMA Clinical Guidelines Synopsis

Management of Atopic Dermatitis

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1510-1511. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.1459

This JAMA Clinical Guidelines Synopsis summarizes the American Academy of Dermatology’s 2014 guideline on management of atopic dermatitis.

From The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics

Safety of Testosterone Replacement Therapy

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1512-1513. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.3450

This Medical Letter review summarizes the safety of testosterone therapy for the improvement of sexual function, physical function, and vitality in older men with low serum testosterone levels and symptoms suggesting hypoandrogenism.

Research Letter

Physicians’ Knowledge About FDA Approval Standards and Perceptions of the “Breakthrough Therapy” Designation

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1516-1518. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.16984

This survey study examines how well physicians understand the US Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA’s) statutory definition of a “breakthrough” therapy, and whether the term breakthrough affects their perceptions of a drug’s efficacy.

Medical News & Perspectives

New Dietary Guidelines Place Added Sugars in the Crosshairs

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1440-1441. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.1321

This Medical News & Perspectives article discusses the recommendations on added sugar intake as part of the recent Dietary Guidelines released by the HHS and USDA.

The JAMA Forum

Consensus Plans Emerge to Tackle Long-term Care Costs

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1441-1442. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.2633
News From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Farm-to-Table Botulism Concern

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1444. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.3123

Sugary Drinks: A Daily Downfall

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1444. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.3189
Capitol Health Call

Bill Would Permit Partial Filling of Opioid Prescriptions

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1443. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.2768

Senate Committee Holds Hearing on Opioid Use Among Seniors

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1443. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.3747

Lawmakers Urge Crack Down on Fraudulent “Conversion Therapy”

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1443. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.3749

Hospitals Face Challenges in Implementing Patient Safety Practices

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1443. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.3751
Comment & Response

Acute Kidney Injury With Buffered Crystalloids vs Saline Among ICU Patients

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1518-1519. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.0151

Acute Kidney Injury With Buffered Crystalloids vs Saline Among ICU Patients

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1519. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.0142

Acute Kidney Injury With Buffered Crystalloids vs Saline Among ICU Patients

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1519. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.0145

Acute Kidney Injury With Buffered Crystalloids vs Saline Among ICU Patients

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1519-1520. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.0148

Acute Kidney Injury With Buffered Crystalloids vs Saline Among ICU Patients

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1520. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.0154

Covariate Adjustment and Propensity Score

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1521-1522. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.19081

Acute Kidney Injury With Buffered Crystalloids vs Saline Among ICU Patients—Reply

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1521. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.0157

Covariate Adjustment and Propensity Score—Reply

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1522. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.19093
Correction

Affiliation Preference for 2 Authors

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1522. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.3184

Incorrect Effect Estimate

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1522. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.3470
The Art of JAMA

Pueblo Series, AcomaRaymond Jonson

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1432-1433. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.14203
Poetry and Medicine

At a Children’s Hospital

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1523. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.17630
JAMA Revisited

A Harvey Anniversary: 1616-1916

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1524. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.17081
JAMA Patient Page

Infectious Mononucleosis

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1532. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.2474
JAMA Masthead

JAMA

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JAMA. 2016;315(14):1429-1430. doi:10.1001/jama.2015.14202
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