This study uses NHANES data from US adults to determine trends in the prevalence of diabetes and control of risk factors between 1999-2000 and 2017-2018, including subgroups by age and race and ethnicity.
This cross-sectional study uses data from 6 areas in the US from 2001, 2009, and 2017 to examine whether differences exist in observed trends in youth-onset diabetes prevalence by diabetes type, race and ethnicity, age, and sex.
This cohort study explores the risk of SARS-CoV-2 infection in pregnant women vaccinated with BNT162b2 vaccine (Pfizer-BioNTech) vs those unvaccinated.
This study assesses changes in COVID-19 vaccination rates before and after the Ohio vaccine lottery announcement compared with national rates to control for the expansion of vaccine indications to adolescents.
This 2021 Recommendation Statement from the US Preventive Services Task Force recommends screening for prediabetes and type 2 diabetes in adults aged 35 to 70 years who have overweight or obesity and that clinicians should offer or refer patients with prediabetes to effective preventive interventions (B recommendation).
This systematic review to support the 2021 US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement on screening for diabetes summarizes published evidence on the benefits and harms of screening for and treatment of prediabetes and type 2 diabetes in asymptomatic persons.
This Viewpoint discusses how hospitals could build sustainable resilience to improve their operation during both public health challenges and normal times by robust supply chains, building cultures of excellence and collaboration, and coordinating operations within and across hospitals.
This Viewpoint describes the drivers of more physician practices turning into bill collectors, the consequences for those clinicians, a wave of new companies looking to solve the problem, and what might be done to improve the situation.
This Viewpoint reviews legalization initiatives for psychedelic substances and the concerns they raise by looking to the cautionary precedents involving the legalization and commercialization of other controlled substances.
In this narrative medicine essay, a geriatrician and researcher recounts how through the losses she faced in short succession she felt expected to return to work with the “hardship invisible” and suggests that employers allow time off for grief much as they do for becoming a new parent.
This JAMA Guide to Statistics and Methods describes how ACC/AHA guidelines are formatted to rate class (denoting strength of a recommendation) and level (indicating the level of evidence on which a recommendation is based) and summarizes the strengths and benefits of this rating system in comparison with other commonly used ones.
This Medical Letter review summarizes the use of Phexxi (Evofem), a nonhormonal vaginal gel containing lactic acid, citric acid, and potassium bitartrate, for prevention of pregnancy.
This Medical News article discusses renewed federal funding for gun violence research, which had largely been on hold for about 20 years.
This JAMA Patient Page summarizes the US Preventive Services Task Force’s recent recommendations on screening for prediabetes and type 2 diabetes.