This randomized clinical trial compares the effects of subcutaneous abaloparatide vs placebo on risk of new vertebral and nonvertebral fractures in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis.
This study uses gene frequencies from an expanded carrier screening program of reproductive-aged adults of multiple racial backgrounds and ethnicities to estimate the rates of children identified as being at risk for severe genetic disease.
This study estimates the cost-effectiveness of adding proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9 (PCSK9) inhibitors to statin therapy for patients with heterozygous familial hypercholesterolemia (FH) or atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD).
This study uses Minimum Data Set data to describe trends in feeding tube insertion among US nursing home residents with advanced dementia between 2000 and 2014.
This Viewpoint argues that the accountable care organization approach has been successful in controlling health care costs and improving quality of care.
This Viewpoints argues against Accountable Care Organizations.
This Viewpoint discusses the challenges clinicians face individualizing decisions for patients about the benefits and risks of using aspirin for primary prevention of cardiovascular disease.
In this Viewpoint the president of the National Academy of Medicine and colleagues describe the academy’s Vital Directions for Health and Health Care initiative to define evidence-based health policy opportunities and priorities in anticipation of a new US presidential administration.
This narrative review summarizes published evidence on diagnosis and management of acute aortic syndromes with a focus on the evolving roles of medical therapy vs TEVAR vs a traditional open surgical procedure.
This JAMA Professionalism article presents the case of a medical error and the options for handling the situation, including communicating with the patients.
This Medical Letter review summarizes the efficacy and safety of commercially available insect repellents to prevent Zika virus infection and other mosquito and tickborne diseases.
This Medical News article discusses challenges in estimating the number of deaths from medical errors.