This essay describes a medical student’s former training as a musician and his pursuit for the same level of professional evaluation as a physician in training.
This population-based, longitudinal cohort study of all Medicare beneficiaries with primary hyperparathyroidism compares the incidence of clinical fracture among older patients treated with parathyroidectomy vs nonoperative management.
This cross-sectional study of individuals from the French CONSTANCES cohort assesses whether the belief in having been infected with SARS-CoV-2, having serological test–confirmed COVID-19 infection, or both are associated with persistent physical symptoms often attributed to long COVID in the general adult population.
This cohort study assesses whether identifiable support buffers the vulnerability of a health shock in older adults who live alone.
This meta-analysis uses data from randomized clinical trials to assess the time to benefit of bisphosphonate therapy for the prevention of nonvertebral fractures among postmenopausal women with osteoporosis.
This randomized clinical trial examines the efficacy of the inhaled steroid ciclesonide in reducing the time to alleviation of all COVID-19–related symptoms among nonhospitalized participants with symptomatic COVID-19 infection.
This cohort study compares outcomes of peripherally inserted central catheters vs midline catheters placed for patients with the indication of difficult vascular access or antibiotic therapy for 30 or fewer days.
This Special Communication presents JET 7 reperfusion catheter as a case study of the need to address the gaps in US medical device regulation identified by the Institute of Medicine in 2011.
This Teachable Moment describes why patients with unexplained gastrointestinal symptoms should be asked about cannabis use and how considering a diagnosis of cannabis hyperemesis and withdrawal may avoid recurrent emergency visits, imaging, and hospital admissions.
This cross-sectional study quantifies the number of randomized clinical trials in the literature for each indication for stem cell transplantation by disease type and status.
This quasi-experimental study examines whether offering an incentive cash card to adults who receive or drive someone to receive their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine raises vaccination rates.
This cohort study compares the sex- and age-adjusted incidence of cerebral venous sinus thrombosis before the COVID-19 pandemic with that during the first 92 days after Ad26.COV2.S vaccination.
This cross-sectional study analyzes a group of top-performing hospitals to quantify drug pricing variation across insurers.
This cross-sectional study examines undetectable heart sounds in hospitalized patients who are undergoing echocardiography and evaluates the association between patient factors and missed valvular heart disease diagnoses.
This cohort study examines mortality data from Texas, a racially and ethnically diverse state, to better understand excess mortality among adults aged 25 to 44 years during early months of the COVID-19 pandemic.
This cross-sectional study characterizes the prevalent use of medications that may raise BP and examine their associations with BP control and antihypertensive use.
This case report presents a patient in their 60s with no cardiovascular history who presented to the emergency department with recurrent syncope and no reported seizure activity, chest pain, palpitations, or shortness of breath before syncope.
This case report presents the electrocardiographic findings of a patient in their 90s with hypertension, dyslipidemia, and type 2 diabetes and suspected symptomatic aortic stenosis.
This case report describes a Chinese woman in her 80s who was referred for a cardiac evaluation after results from an electrocardiogram showed a wide QRS complex.
This case report discusses a patient who presented to the emergency department with complaints of nausea, vomiting, and malaise for 5 days, and an initial electrocardiogram showed an ectopic atrial rhythm with no other abnormality.