This study uses NHANES data through 2013-2014 to update previously reported trends in the prevalence of obesity in US adults.
This study uses National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey data through 2013-2014 to update previously reported trends in the prevalence of obesity and extreme obesity in children and adolescents aged 2 to 19 years.
This study uses models derived from US Health survey data to compare the effects of risk-based vs recommendation-based computed tomography screening on screen-avertable lung cancer deaths and number needed to screen to prevent 1 lung cancer death over 5 years.
This cohort study compares childhood IQ scores in siblings with vs without anesthesia exposure before age 3 years.
This population epidemiology study uses Nationwide Inpatient Sample data to describe trends in US hospitalizations for gout and rheumatoid arthritis between 1993 and 2011.
This Recommendation Statement from the US Preventive Services Task Force recommends screening for syphilis infection in people at increased risk for infection, including men who have sex with men and persons living with HIV.
This systematic review to support the 2016 update of the US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement on screening for syphilis summarizes published evidence about the effectiveness of routine screening, accuracy of screening tests and strategies, and potential screening harms.
This Viewpoint discusses the possibility that declines in life expectancy from obesity-related chronic disease could reverse decades-long improvements in mortality trends, and proposes clinical and policy responses.
This Viewpoint discusses Medicare’s new Oncology Care Model and how it may serve as a model for specialty-based global payment.
In this Viewpoint, JoAnn Manson and colleagues discuss the risk of postrandomization “confounding,” a bias that can be introduced in long-duration trials of sustained interventions, using statin initiation after randomization in Women’s Health Initiative trials as an example.
This commentary discusses a cohort study published in JAMA Psychiatry that investigated associations between cannabis use over 20 years and physical health problems in midlife.
This Clinical Evidence Synopsis summarizes a Cochrane review on the efficacy of pharmacological and nonpharmacological interventions for patients with Parkinson disease experiencing fatigue.
This Medical News feature explores the association between dysbiosis in a preterm infant’s gut microbiome and the subsequent development of necrotizing enterocolitis.
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