This randomized clinical trial compares the effects of electroacupuncture vs sham electroacupuncture on urinary leakage among women with stress urinary incontinence.
This 2 × 2 factorial trial compared the effects of active vs sham acupuncture and of clomiphene vs placebo on live births among Chinese women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).
This population epidemiology study uses national survey data to estimate the prevalence and ethnic patterns of diabetes and prediabetes in China in 2013.
This study uses Medicaid administrative data to quantify health plan exit from Medicaid managed care between 2006 and 2014 and to evaluate the change in health care quality associated with plan exit.
This study uses video footage observations of all 64 matches of the 2014 FIFA World Cup to assess the incidence, characteristics, and sideline outcome assessments of player head collisions.
This Viewpoint uses the recent instance of disease awareness promotion on a television soap opera to discuss questions about the role and regulation of novel forms of direct-to-consumer disease awareness marketing.
This Viewpoint discusses the importance of US state-based contraceptive and abortion policies given renewed focus by the Trump administration on restrictions to federal funding for reproductive services.
In this Viewpoint, John Ioannidis discusses how the medical community, other scientists, and the public can defend science under the mounting pressure of threatened funding.
This Viewpoint documents the growing market share of direct-to-consumer (DTC) medical testing despite growing recognition that it represents low-value or harmful care and proposes policy options to increase accountability and protect patients from adverse consequences of DTC testing.
This review summarizes advances in risk classification methods, imaging techniques, biomarkers for diagnosis, and treatments for prostate cancer.
This commentary discusses a study published in JAMA Cardiology that examined the association between intensity of statin therapy in patients with atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality among patients in the Veterans Affairs health care system.
This Genomics and Precision Health article discusses the advantages of chromosomal microarray analysis over G-banded karotyping for evaluating neurodevelopmental disorders in children.
This Medical News article is a Q&A with University of Southern California robotics expert Maja Matarić.
In this Arts and Medicine essay, soprano Renee Fleming and NIH Director Francis Collins describe the Sound Health initiative, a program by the NIH and the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in association with the National Endowment for the Arts exploring connections between music, health, and neuroscience.