This Viewpoint describes ways that Medicare could modify its approach to payment of new breast cancer screening services for older women.
This Viewpoint examines growing legislation regarding state preemption on taxation of sugar-sweetened beverages and how previous practice in the tobacco industry may provide indication for the future.
This Viewpoint examines the successes achieved in deep learning in medicine and the challenges still faced by deep learning.
This article discusses the importance of delivering bad medical news properly to patients and the increased difficulty caused by the modern electronic health record system.
This cohort study compares the 30-day mortality among hospitalized patients with Enterobacteriaceae bacteremia treated with oral step-down therapy vs intravenous therapy.
This cohort study analyzes data from all liver transplants performed in the United States from 2002 through 2016 to investigate the increase in liver transplants for alcohol-associated liver disease and evaluate the long-term success of transplant in these patients.
This national survey study uses Medical Expenditure Panel Survey data collected from a large sample of noninstitutionalized US adults to assess whether an association exists between receipt of primary care and high- or low-value services or patient experience.
This nested case-control study assesses the association of prescribed opioids with the risk for community-acquired pneumonia among patients with and without HIV in the Veterans Aging Cohort Study.
This qualitative analysis uses documentation in the electronic medical records of adults receiving care from the US Veterans Health Administration to describe how decisions not to start dialysis unfold in the clinical setting.
This cohort study examines the rates and costs associated with complications of invasive diagnostic procedures performed in patients undergoing screening for lung cancer.
This cohort study uses data from the Premier Inpatient Database to assess outcomes associated with the addition of antibiotic treatment in patients hospitalized for asthma exacerbation treated with corticosteroids who had no other indication for antibiotic therapy.
This systematic review and meta-analysis examines the association between automated office blood pressure and office blood pressure readings measured in routine clinical practice and in research studies, and ambulatory blood pressure recorded during awake hours.
This analysis of 75 brand-name drugs uses Medicare data to estimate the costs of proposed Medicare Part B and Part D reforms on total drug spending and patient cost-sharing for prescription drugs.
This cohort study examines changes in functional status over time in patients who have undergone transcatheter aortic valve replacement or surgical aortic valve replacement.
This systematic review and meta-analysis investigates the association of long-term exercise interventions with the risk of falls, injurious falls, multiple falls, fractures, hospitalization, and mortality in older adults.
This randomized clinical trial evaluates the benefits and disadvantages of self-compression mammography, a novel alternative to the routine, painful standard compression method.
This review summarizes an evidence report by the Institute for Clinical and Economic Review on the effectiveness and value of 2 new calcitonin gene-related peptide monoclonal antibody treatments for migraine.
This article describes a method for decreasing physician burnout by standardizing criteria for defining burnout and describing a framework to deconstruct burnout.
This Teachable Moment describes an approach that can be used to avoid hospital discharges against medical advice and help to reduce the stigma associated with them.
This Teachable Moment describes the case of an elderly man who chose to undergo elective colonoscopy and polypectomy, possibly without a clear understanding of the risk-benefit imbalance of such a procedure.
This Teachable Moment describes an approach for initiating opioid agonist treatment in the inpatient setting that obviates the need for opioid withdrawal.
This case report presents the electrocardiographic findings in ventricular paced rhythm with hyperkalemia.
This case report describes a patient with syncope and an electrocardiographic finding of Wolff-Parkinson-White pattern.
This study uses the most recent national data available from Medicare and the Department of Veterans Affairs to quantify the savings Medicare Part D would achieve if it paid the same prices for prescription drugs currently paid by the Department of Veterans Affairs.
This cross-sectional study examines gender equity in the presidential leadership of medical specialty societies over a 10-year period.
This survey-based behavioral experiment was conducted to understand how consumers are likely to respond to including the drug price in any direct-to-consumer pharmaceutical advertising.
This analysis of Medicaid reimbursement data examines the financial implications of removing the Medicaid rebate cap.
This evaluation of media trends compared searches on social media for key words after a celebrity overdose and a celebrity suicide.
This study uses data from the 500 Cities Project to characterize inequities in cigarette smoking both between and within cities and their association with sociodemographic factors and chronic diseases.
This study examines the utilization rate of long-acting reversible contraceptives after the 2016 US presidential election compared with before the election and during the same period in 2015.
This cohort study examines the trend in prescription testosterone use among male Medicare beneficiaries with and without coronary artery disease aged 50 years or older.
This Patient Page describes the safety, efficacy, and dangers of vitamins and nutritional supplements.
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