In this Viewpoint, Anthony Fauci discusses the limits of current treatment and prevention approaches to the HIV epidemic and proposes that the addition of an HIV vaccine is necessary to slow and end it.
In this Viewpoint, former CDC Director Tom Frieden outlines 10 steps the federal government should take to prevent opioid addiction among nonusers and treat addiction and prevent overdoses among current users.
This Viewpoint discusses the president’s recent declaration of a public health emergency in response to the opioid crisis in the United States.
This Viewpoint discusses the potential risks of the US Food and Drug Administration’s 2016 approval of the Dexcom G5 Mobile continuous glucose monitor for making diabetes treatment decisions without confirmation of the device’s readings with fingerstick or laboratory testing.
This randomized clinical trial compares the effects of whole-body cooling vs usual care on death or disability at 18 to 22 months among infants with hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy.
This cohort study uses commercially available health care improvement database data to compare trends in the use, outcomes, and costs of robotic-assisted vs laparoscopic nephrectomy in the United States between 2003 and 2015.
This randomized clinical trial compares the effects of robotic-assisted vs conventional laparoscopic surgery on the risk of conversion to open laparotomy among patients undergoing resection for rectal cancer.
This cohort study examines associations between prehospital blood product transfusion and injury survival among US military combat casualties in Afghanistan.
This narrative review summarizes evaluation and treatment of urinary incontinence in women, including use of exercises, lifestyle modifications, medications, and surgical approaches to manage the condition.
This JAMA Guide to Statistics and Methods discusses the Bayesian approach to integrating or updating information from previous studies with newly obtained data to yield a final quantitative summary of the information.
This Medical Letter review summarizes treatment options for dyspareunia, focusing on use of intravaginal prasterone for treatment of moderate to severe dyspareunia in postmenopausal women.
This study reports urinary levels of glyphosate, an herbicide sprayed onto genetically modified crops, among participants in the Rancho Bernardo Study of Healthy Aging between 1993 and 2016.
This Medical News article discusses preventing heart attacks by analyzing perivascular fat content.