This Perspective describes the role of caregivers and how they work with physicians in caring for patients.
This Perspective evaluates the strengths and limitations of perioperative risk calculators in determining courses of patient care.
This randomized clinical trial assesses the effectiveness of support, collaboration, and competition within a behaviorally designed gamification intervention to increase physical activity among overweight and obese adults.
This cohort study of 21 531 adults examines whether insulin treatment is used less frequently and discontinued more often among older individuals with poor health compared with those in good health.
This survey study examines how older adults perceive factors used in diabetes guidelines for individualizing glycemic targets.
This study identifies factors associated with radiation dose variation occuring during computed tomography screening scans for lung cancer.
This randomized clinical trial assesses the effects of dementia care provision via telephone and internet on key outcomes for persons with dementia and their caregivers in rural and urban regions of 3 states compared with usual care.
This cohort study examines the association of mobility impairment, measured during hospitalization, as a risk marker for functional decline among older patients with acute myocardial infarction.
This qualitative study assesses how a convenience sample of physicians and trainees perceived and responded to encounters with biased patients and the barriers and facilitators to effective responses.
This nonrandomized clinical trial compares self-reported patient outcomes and burden of unwanted care among older adults with multiple chronic conditions who received either patient priorities–based care or usual care at a Connecticut primary care site.
This study using Medicare claims data examines trends in differential Medicare fee-for-service payments for noninvasive cardiac tests performed in hospital- and provider-based settings.
This Teachable Moment describes a man in his 70s with a medical history of noninvasive bladder cancer who presented to his primary care clinic with significant weight loss and was subsequently found to have previously undiagnosed acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
This study uses data from the National Lung Screening Trial to investigate the association of cigarette tar level, flavor, and filter status with lung cancer diagnosis, mortality, and all-cause mortality.
This economic evaluation study estimates the potential Medicare savings from generic substitution and therapeutic interchange of brand-name hypertension medications.
This study of Medicare-defined avoidable hospital stays for conditions such as urinary tract infection and complications of diabetes uses Medicare Fee-for-Service Inpatient and Outpatient Claim Files to investigate whether a decrease in inpatient admissions from 2011 to 2015 represented real gains in ambulatory care.
This cross-sectional study reviews abstracts presented at 8 major medical and surgical conferences held in 2017 to assess the extent to which abstracts reporting randomized clinical trial results cite trial registration numbers and conform to key CONSORT guidelines.
This cross-sectional study identified characteristics of patients using an online crowdfunding platform for unmet financial obligations associated with cancer care.
This analysis assesses the levels of the carcinogen pulegone in top-marketed brands of e-cigarettes and smokeless tobacco products.
This survey study of more than 1200 clinicians from several large urban medical centers highlights clinicians’ experiences with restrictions on the number of electronic health records that can be opened and displayed concurrently.
This cross-sectional study using health insurance marketplace data examines the association between an automatic reenrollment option and actual reenrollment rates.
This study describes gender differences in Twitter use and influence among health services researchers who attended AcademyHealth’s 2018 Annual Research Meeting.
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