This clinical trial compared cardiovascular events among patients receiving hemodialysis with at least at 1 risk factor for vascular calcification and treated with a calcium-free phosphate binder, lanthanum carbonate, or calcium carbonate
This cohort study compares the change in the rate of memory decline after coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) vs percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) in older adults.
This prospective study investigated whether antibodies from SARS-CoV-2 immunization of nursing mothers transferred to infants as a potentially protective effect.
This cohort study describes COVID-19–related symptoms persisting 8 months after SARS-CoV-2 infection among Swedish health care workers and self-reported effects of the residual symptoms on respondents’ home, work, and social function.
This study examines the consistency of medical license applications with recommendations from the Federation of State Medical Boards on physician wellness and burnout.
This 2021 Recommendation Statement from the US Preventive Services Task Force recommends screening for colorectal cancer in all adults aged 50 to 75 years (A recommendation), screening for colorectal cancer in adults aged 45 to 49 years (B recommendation), and that clinicians selectively offer screening for colorectal cancer in adults aged 76 to 85 years (C recommendation).
This systematic review to support the 2021 US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement on screening for colorectal cancer summarizes published evidence on the benefits and harms of screening for colorectal cancer in asymptomatic, community-dwelling adults.
This simulation study models the benefits, burden, and harms associated with colorectal cancer screening strategies based on a range of screening ages, intervals, and modalities.
This Viewpoint discusses digital health passes (DHPs) that would grant access to work, entertainment, shopping, and travel with confirmation of COVID-19 immunity, and the scientific, legal, ethical, and equity considerations that must be worked through for DHPs to be considered effective and fair.
This Viewpoint outlines the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic in conducting clinical trials and offers some solutions to those barriers.
This Viewpoint proposes ways to use bayesian methods to integrate evidence from adult clinical trials into the conduct, interpretation, and application of pediatric trials to generate scientifically robust and clinically actionable data for the care of children at a pace comparable with that for adults.
In this narrative medicine essay, a primary care physician describes a binder in which he keeps the face sheet, cards, obituaries, and notes on the patients who died while in his care—a memory book that marks the arc of his career and the impermanence of life.
This Medical News feature profiles neurologist Daniel Gibbs, MD, PhD, who went from treating Alzheimer disease to living with it.
This Medical News article describes a reduction in smoking cessation attempts during the COVID-19 pandemic.
This JAMA Patient Page summarizes the US Preventive Services Task Force’s 2021 recommendations on screening for colorectal cancer.