This Viewpoint calls for the implementation of evidence-based policies when carying out duty hour reform for resident clinicians in training.
This Viewpoint discusses the likely effects of the Trump administration’s discontinuation of teen pregnancy prevention programs that have proved to be successful.
This Viewpoint uses the example of a struggling high-functioning patient-centered medical home (PCMH) in North Carolina to argue on behalf of more government investment in high-functioning PCMH practices.
This analysis of US Securities and Exchange Commission filings provides a contemporary estimate of research and development spending to develop 10 new cancer drugs.
This study identified characteristics that made clinicians more likely to order low-value imaging tests for patients with low-back pain and headache.
This randomized clinical trial tests the effectiveness of a gamification intervention designed using insights from behavioral economics to enhance social incentives within families to increase physical activity.
This interview study explores communication-and-resolution programs to understand aspects of institutional responses to patient injury that promoted and impeded reconciliation among the injured patients and family members.
This national register–based study of the public health care system in Sweden assesses the risk of incident malignant neoplasms in patients with rheumatoid arthritis treated with biological disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs.
This validated microsimulation model evaluates the risk of lung cancer death by smoking exposure for persons living with human immunodeficiency virus.
This systematic review and meta-analysis compares the clinical effectiveness of coronary computed tomography angiography with that of functional stress testing for patients with suspected coronary artery disease.
This cluster-randomized trial tests whether a complexity science–based staff training intervention promoting high-quality staff interactions improves the impact of an evidence-based falls quality improvement program.
This cohort study evaluates the association between participation in the SNAP program and reduced health care expenditures.
This study uses the Rotterdam Study cohort to assess the association of thyroid function with total life expectancy and life expectancy with and without cardiovascular disease among euthyroid individuals.
This Special Communication reviews the peer-reviewed medical and health policy literature to identify studies that described the different types of patent protection and regulatory exclusivities that shield brand-name prescription drugs from competition and help to sustain high drug prices.
This Special Communication examines ways that the federal government can combat attempts by manufacturers of brand-name drugs to forestall generic competition.
This Teachable Moment highlights how the use of nil per os orders can lead to complications.
This Teachable Moment discusses the importance of discussions of risks, benefits, and the range of possible outcomes in patients with limited life expectancy.
This study traces the use of the anticancer drug capecitabine through its loss of patent protection to evaluate the effect of generic pricing on the cost of oral anticancer drugs.
This study uses Medicare Drug Spending Dashboard data to estimate the cost of repository corticotropin to the Medicare program and assess its within-specialty prescribing patterns.
This study examines widening disparities in health from representative data in the rate of healthy older adults from 2000 to 2014.
This study uses publicly available Marketplace health plan data from 2016 and 2017 to examine whether premium growth in monopoly markets with a declining number of insurers differs from that in markets having a stable number of insurers.
This trainee-led quality improvement study evaluates the use of the Culture, Oversight, Systems Change, Training framework to reduce inappropriate proton pump inhibitor infusions in patients with upper gastrointestinal bleeding.
This study compares the utilization, cost, and outcome data from an insurance claims database to determine the difference in treatment efficacy between the branded and compounded versions of 17-alpha hydroxyprogesterone caproate.
Notice of Retraction and Replacement. Colla et al. Association between Medicare accountable care organization implementation and spending among clinically vulnerable beneficiaries. JAMA Internal Medicine. 2016;176(8):1167-1175
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