This article explores the importance of goals of care discussions between clinicians and patients before setting a do-not-resuscitate order or administering CPR.
This randomized clinical trial compares the effectiveness of a tai ji quan intervention with multimodal exercise and stretching exercise in reducing falls in older adults who had fallen in the past year.
This analysis assesses the quality of shared decision making between clinicians and patients eligible for lung cancer screening regarding the initiation of lung cancer screening in clinical practice.
This meta-analysis examines whether physician burnout is associated with low-quality, unsafe patient care.
This multisite randomized clinical trial compares the effectiveness, cost, and cost-effectiveness of group-administered behavioral treatment vs no treatment for urinary incontinence in older women.
This cohort study investigates trends in patterns of care for low-acuity patients with acute conditions from 2008 to 2015 using data from a large commercial health plan in the United States.
This randomized, double-blind crossover trial investigates the effect of 2 air filtration systems vs a sham unfiltered system on personal exposures to fine particulate matter and blood presssure among older adults in a US urban location.
This cross-sectional analysis examines associations of dialysis facility performance and patient, facility, with geographic characteristics using measures of patient experiences.
This randomized clinical trial examines outcomes of participation in an individually designed single-patient multi-crossover (n-of-1) trial supported by a mobile app compared with usual care among patients with chronic musculoskeletal pain.
This cohort study evaluates the association of implementation of a molecular testing strategy with length of isolation for patients with possible tuberculosis in a US hospital.
This population-based cohort study of 6732 intensive care unit (ICU) patients from 9 hospitals evaluates the 30-day hospital readmission, health care utilization, and clinical outcomes of patients discharged home directly from the ICU vs from a hospital ward.
This Special Communication reviews case reports of overused medical tests and treatments and maps out 6 domains of negative consequences for patients.
This case report describes a man in his 50s with no medical history of heart or lung disease who presented with progressive dyspnea on exertion due to chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension and was misdiagnosed with WHO group 1 idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension.
This case report presents the electrocardiographic findings of a man in his 70s with a history of type 2 diabetes and hypertension who presented with syncope; there was no seizure activity or preceding chest pain, palpitations, or shortness of breath.
This case report examines the electrocardiographic findings of a woman in her 70s with hypothyroidism and hypertension who experienced a syncopal episode.
This study analyzes whether the lowered blood pressure threshold for hypertension in the 2017 American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association guidelines vs the JNC7 guidelines are associated with diagnosis prevalence of hypertension among adults in India.
This study uses publicly available FDA summaries to analyze the quality of evidence in pivotal studies that support cardiovascular premarket device approval under FDA priority review from 2007 to 2017.
This study analyzes data from the Danish Lung Cancer Screening Trial to determine the amount of overdiagnosis of computed tomography–detected lung cancer.
This observational study of a health care system population assessed whether prenatal marijuana use is elevated among women with nausea and vomiting in pregnancy who underwent universal screening for marijuana use.
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