This Viewpoint discusses options for nonemergency medical transportation to lower costs and improve patient experience.
In this Viewpoint, Abraham Verghese and colleagues discuss the failure of electronic health record technology to evolve in ways that synthesize important patient information, capture patients’ social and behavioral data, and reduce the time and effort required to interact with the technology.
This Viewpoint discusses the impact of a recent Supreme Court decision that struck down restrictive requirements for abortion providers.
This Viewpoint discusses a learning health system proposed by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine that aims to ensure continuous improvement in trauma care among military personnel and civilians.
This randomized trial investigates the efficacy of 3 different doses of bevacizumab nasal spray for reducing epistaxis duration in patients with hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia (HHT).
This randomized clinical trial assesses whether topical therapy with either bevacizumab, estriol, or tranexamic acid that have differing mechanisms of action is effective in reducing hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia–related epistaxis in 121 adult patients treated at 6 US centers of excellence.
This study analyzed Ontario, Canada, databases to assess the effect of MRI during the first trimester or MRI with gadolinium anytime during pregnancy on offspring until they were 4 years old.
This Recommendation Statement from the US Preventive Services Task Force recommends screening for latent tuberculosis infection in populations that are at increased risk. (B recommendation)
This Evidence Report to support the 2016 update of the US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement on primary care screening for and treatment of latent tuberculosis infection in adults summarizes evidence on screening test accuracy and benefits and harms of screening and treatment.
A 67-year-old woman with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis was admitted for new-onset cough with bloody sputum following anorexia and vomiting. She had anemia, 6.5 mg/dL serum creatinine, microscopic hematuria without albuminuria, 1:80 ANA titer, 1:160 perinuclear ANCA titer, and a 63-U myeloperoxidase antibody. How do you interpret the results?
This Medical Letter review summarizes a newly approved extended-release, abuse-deterrent capsule formulation of oxycodone for pain management.
This physiology study investigates whether fan use delays elevations in heart rate and core temperature of older healthy volunteers in response to extreme heat and humidity.
This Medical News article discusses recent efforts by the Department of Veterans Affairs to extend new hepatitis C treatments to all veterans within its health care system.