This cohort study evaluates the association between time to colonoscopy after a positive fecal immunochemical test result and risk of colorectal cancer and advanced-stage disease at diagnosis.
This cohort study investigated the association between perioperative high-sensitivity troponin T levels and 30-day mortality and myocardial injury among patients undergoing noncardiac surgery.
This population epidemiology study describes trends in incidence and etiologies of infective endocarditis in California and New York State from 1998 through 2013.
This study uses long-term follow-up clinical trial data to compare antibody response 60 months after girls younger than 15 years were randomized to 2 vs 3 doses of quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccine.
This Recommendation Statement from the US Preventive Services Task Force concludes that pregnant women should be screened for preeclampsia using blood pressure measurements throughout pregnancy.
This Evidence Report and systematic review to support the 2017 US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement on preeclampsia screening summarizes the benefits, accuracy, and harms of screening for preeclampsia.
This Viewpoint discusses President Trump’s executive orders on US immigration policy and how they could affect health care, health systems, and public and global health.
This Viewpoint discusses Canada’s experience with government funding of health care through block grants and what it could mean for the United States as Republican leaders propose the same for Medicaid financing.
This Viewpoint summarizes recommendations made in a 2017 Blueprint for Transparency at the US Food and Drug Administration developed to encourage increased public access to FDA analyses and regulatory decisions.
This Viewpoint discusses the emergence and popularity of crowdfunding campaigns to cover individuals’ direct health care costs, and outlines steps to make crowdfunding more equitable and ethically sustainable.
This commentary discusses a narrative review published in JAMA Facial Plastic Surgery that summarized the efficacy of over-the-counter mechanical nasal dilators to improve airflow through the internal nasal valve.
This Medical News article discusses the challenges physicians face in recommending medical marijuana.
This Arts and Medicine essay reviews the 2017 ArtAIDSAmerica Chicago exhibit, which highlights work that expresses the suffering, grief, and anger caused by the AIDS crisis in the pre-ZDV era.