This interim analysis of an ongoing randomized trial evaluates the efficacy of 2 inactivated coronavirus vaccines for preventing symptomatic COVID-19 in healthy adults and adverse events after immunization.
This randomized clinical trial assesses the effect of a single intravenous infusion of bamlanivimab vs placebo on incidence of COVID-19 among residents and staff of skilled nursing and assisted living facilities.
This noninferiority randomized clinical trial compares standard cytisine treatment (25 days) with standard varenicline treatment (84 days) for smoking cessation among Australian adult daily smokers willing to make a quit attempt.
This study evaluates changes in rates of patients hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction (AMI) or suspected stroke during COVID-19 surges in the US as a measure of willingness to seek care during the pandemic.
This study uses national death certificate data to characterize trends in death and excess mortality from drug overdoses, homicides, unintentional injuries, motor vehicle crashes, and suicide during the first 6 months of the pandemic in the US.
This Viewpoint uses requirements for health care worker (HCW) influenza vaccination as a condition of employment to consider whether HCW COVID-19 vaccination should be mandated as a component of patient and health care safety.
This Viewpoint examines the epidemiologic, public health, and legal considerations for mandatory SARS-CoV-2 vaccinations in primary and secondary schools, colleges/universities, and businesses in the US.
This Viewpoint discusses elements of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 that bolster the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) and describes their potential implications and uncertainties.
In this narrative medicine essay, a third-year internal medicine resident reports the tinnitus he had learned to live with had deafened him when the silence and isolation imposed by COVID-19 fell.
This review examines current evidence regarding the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment of infertility.
This JAMA Insights Clinical Update summarizes the various types of refractive surgical procedures performed in the US, including LASIK, photorefractive keratectomy, and small incision lenticule extraction.
This JAMA Insights Clinical Update discusses the issue of reducing pregnancy-related morbidity and mortality by identifying modifiable risk factors and providing targeted interventions and education prior to conception.
This Medical News article is an interview with Ankit Bharat, MD, a surgeon at Chicago’s Northwestern Memorial Hospital who performed the first bilateral lung transplant for COVID-19 in the US.
This Medical News article discusses evidence for ketone body supplementation as a novel cardiovascular disease treatment.
This JAMA Patient Page describes behavioral and medication-based smoking cessation interventions, resources for behavioral interventions, and potential side effects of medication-based interventions.