This Viewpoint defines 4 mentorship models in academic medicine and discusses how mentees can maximize the yield of each.
This Viewpoint reviews the reasons and process for a recent national civil dialogue in France to reform the national screening mammography program.
This Viewpoint explores the drug company practice of selling patents to Indian tribes—sovereign legal entities—to delay the market entry of generic drugs.
This Viewpoint examines the cost and efficacy of Restasis (cyclosporine ophthalmic emulsion, 0.05%) for the treatment of dry eye disease.
In this Perspective, the authors reflect on their grandfather’s journey home from the hospital for a “good death” and lessons for end-of-life care.
This cohort study examines whether mortality and health care use differs among undocumented immigrants who receive standard hemodialysis (3 times weekly at a health care center) vs emergency-only hemodialysis.
This cohort study of Medicare data describes the association of hospitalist years of experience with 30-day mortality and hospital mortality of their patients.
This cohort study uses data from the United States Renal Data System to determine the utilization of and outcomes associated with left ventricular assist devices in nationally representative cohorts of patients with and without end-stage renal disease.
This secondary analysis of data from a randomized clinical trial examines differences in outcomes with clinical evaluation and noninvasive testing vs clinical evaluation alone.
This cross-sectional analysis of 15 million fee-for-service Medicare beneficiaries age 65 to 85 years examines the geographic variation in use of computed tomography imaging and its association with risk of nephrectomy.
This nested case-control study investigates the risk of cardiovascular disease associated with long-acting β2-agonists and long-acting antimuscarinic antagonists, focusing on the initiation and duration of both therapies.
This cross-sectional study examines the accuracy of physician visual assessment vs quantitative coronary angiography in the interpretation of coronary stenosis severity among adults undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention in China.
This modeling study based on randomized clinical trial data assesses the cost-effectiveness of the adjuvanted herpes zoster subunit vaccine.
This study evaluates Maryland’s hospital global budget program during its first 2 years by comparing changes in hospital and primary care use among fee-for-service Medicare beneficiaries in 8 Maryland counties vs 27 matched control non-Maryland counties.
This article proposes an evidence-based implementation guide to aid clinicians in reducing inappropriate treatment of asymptomatic bacteriuria.
This Evidence to Practice review provides a summary and commentary on 2 recent commissioned reports on strategies for preventing and treating dementia.
This Teachable Moment describes the case of a 65-year-old man who presented with symptoms of infection but was found to have a misdiagnosed case of stasis dermatitis.
This Teachable Moment examines the danger in overvaluing laboratory test results that contradict clinical findings.
A man in his 80s with unknown medical history was brought to the emergency department after a cardiac arrest.
This study uses the Medicare Provider Analysis and Review file to examine whether coded severity of illness is associated with reduced rates of readmission after implementation of the Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program.
This cohort study uses 2002-2015 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey data to characterize the use of gabapentinoids among the US adult population.