This nutritional epidemiology study uses NHANES data to estimate associations between dietary components and mortality due to heart disease, stroke, and type 2 diabetes among US adults between 2002 and 2012.
This cohort study uses Swedish national registry data to examine associations between maternal body mass index and rates of cerebral palsy among their singleton children.
This cross-sectional study examines whether rare and common variants in the lipoprotein lipase gene are associated with early-onset coronary artery disease.
This national survey study uses NHANES data to assess the trend in the percentage of overweight or obese adults trying to lose weight from 1988 to 2014.
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 performing screening pelvic examinations for gynecologic conditions in asymptomatic, nonpregnant adult women.
This Evidence Report to support the 2017 US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement on the screening pelvic examination summarizes current evidence on benefits, accuracy, and harms of periodic screening pelvic examination for gynecologic conditions in asymptomatic, nonpregnant women.
This Viewpoint proposes changes at the national, state, organization, leader, and individual levels to address and prevent physician burnout.
In this Viewpoint, former Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Thomas Frieden and colleagues review the Center’s 2010 Winnable Battles initiative, and discuss target areas where they met and fell short of their public health goals.
This Viewpoint argues that publication by the European Medicines Agency of clinical study reports as part of its approval process for commercial drugs sets a standard of transparency that could challenge the reputation of the US Food and Drug Administration as the international standard-bearer in drug and device approval.
This Clinical Evidence Synopsis summarizes a Cochrane review of clinical trials comparing different opioid agonist treatments, and comparing buprenorphine vs opioid taper vs psychological treatments for the treatment of prescription opioid dependence.
This Medical News story features an interview with 2 leading Alzheimer disease researchers discussing the disease’s pathogenesis and potential treatments.
This Arts and Medicine essay discusses Penn State College of Medicine’s “Arts in Health” program, which commissions work by regional artists for placement in hospital rooms as a way to improve the experience of hospitalization.
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