This randomized clinical trial compares the effects of use vs nonuse of a cerebral embolic protection device during transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) on MRI-detected brain lesions in patients with severe aortic stenosis undergoing TAVI.
This study uses National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey data from 1988 through 2014 to characterize clinical manifestations of diabetic kidney disease in US adults.
This meta-analysis summarizes the comparative effects of mortality and BPD ventilation strategies delivered within 24 hours of birth to neonates younger than 33 weeks’ gestational age who had not been intubated.
This cohort study uses data from an atrial fibrillation registry to describe the proportion of patients on warfarin who had stable INR values over an 18-month period.
This Recommendation Statement from the US Preventive Services Task Force concludes that current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening for lipid disorders in children and adolescents 20 years or younger.
This systematic review to support the 2016 update of the US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement on lipid screening in childhood and adolescence for detection of multifactorial dyslipidemia summarizes published evidence about the benefits and harms of screening.
This systematic review to support the 2016 update of the US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement on screening for lipid disorders in children and adolescents summarizes published evidence about the effectiveness of routine screening, accuracy of screening tests and strategies, and potential screening harms.
This Viewpoint examines physicians caught between permissive local statutes and prohibitive federal regulations regarding use of marijuana and summarizes recommendations about marijuana for patient care from the agencies authorized to protect the public.
In this Viewpoint, CDC Director Thomas Frieden advocates for proposed FDA guidelines that set targets for the reduction of sodium in the US food supply.
This Viewpoint proposes strategies US states might use to leverage electronic health data to inform policy making in the wake of Gobeille v Liberty Mutual Insurance Company, the Supreme Court decision barring states from requiring that health plans transmit their data to an all-payers claims database.
This Viewpoint reviews changes made in 2016 by the US Food and Drug Administration to the content and design of US food nutrition labels.
This commentary discusses a study published in JAMA Psychiatry that investigated the characteristics of patients receiving euthanasia or assisted suicide for psychiatric conditions and how the practice is regulated in the Netherlands.
This JAMA Clinical Guidelines Synopsis summarizes the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association (AHA/ASA) 2014 guidelines on primary prevention of stroke.
This Medical News article discusses how the FDA’s new authority over e-cigarettes could affect adult smoking cessation.