This randomized clinical trial compares the effects of deutetrabenazine vs placebo on chorea among patients with Huntington disease.
This randomized clinical trial compares the effects of family meetings led by palliative care specialists vs intensive care unit teams on anxiety and depression among families of patients with chronic critical illness.
This observational study uses Health and Retirement Study data to compare associations between body mass index (BMI) and a genetic risk score for BMI among 4 adult cohorts born between 1924 and 1958.
This study uses data from a trial comparing clopidogrel and aspirin vs aspirin alone for preventing stroke in patients with TIA to investigate associations between CYP2C19 status and effects of the drugs.
This cohort study uses Ontario administrative data to assess the association between gadolinium exposure during magnetic resonance imaging and parkinsonism.
This study uses polling data and published surveys, state and country databases, interview studies, and death certificate studies to review the legal status of euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide and the available data on attitudes and practices in the United States, Canada, and Europe.
This Viewpoint discusses the use of health insurance retail stores in Florida as a way for insurance carriers to reach uninsured populations.
This Viewpoint discusses the characteristics of palliative care and population health and describes how synergies between these disciplines might improve quality of care, especially for older persons with life-limiting illnesses.
This Viewpoint calls for increased research funding and focus on palliative care as a twin approach when initiating cancer-directed treatment as soon as patients receive their diagnosis.
A 66-year-old man taking azathioprene for autoimmune hepatitis presented with a 2-day history of fevers, lethargy, polyarticular arthralgias, and tender erythematous papulonodular lesions on the extensor surfaces of his lower and upper extremities. What would you do next?
A 43-year-old woman with stage IA endometrial cancer had her tumor screened for DNA mismatch repair proteins and microsatellite instability and had 1 absent immunostain. How do you interpret the test results?
This Medical News feature discusses the college athletics’ interassociation task force decision not to recommend preparticipation electrocardiogram screening for all college athletes.
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