This observational time-trend study compares trends in 30-day mortality rates among veterans hospitalized with heart failure and pneumonia when claims-based vs clinical variables are used in risk-adjustment models.
This cross-sectional study evaluates differences in intensity of care and mortality between homeless and nonhomeless individuals hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction, stroke, cardiac arrest, or heart failure.
This cohort study uses data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey conducted from 1999 to 2002 to investigate whether exposure to pyrethroid insecticides is associated with the risk of all-cause, cardiovascular, and cancer mortality in the general US adult population.
This systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials assesses the effectiveness and safety of aspirin for venous thromboembolism prophylaxis after total hip replacement and total knee replacement.
This cross-sectional study uses Minimum Data Set assessments to investigate the hospital transfer rates among nursing home residents in the United States with advanced illness between 2011 and 2017 after the introduction of national initiatives to reduce hospitalizations.
This qualitative study identifies sources of burnout and potential remedies after conducting focus group discussions and interviews among primary care practitioners at a large US academic medical center.
This cohort study quantifies whether proteinuria after hospital discharge is associated with future loss of renal function among patients who had acute kidney injury during hospitalization.
This randomized clinical trial evaluates whether combining behavioral and drug therapies improves outcomes compared with each therapy alone for overactive bladder symptoms in men and compares 3 sequences for implementing combined therapy.
This cohort study compares the risk of major adverse coronary events (MACE) associated with use of ticagrelor vs clopidogrel in patients with acute coronary syndrome treated with percutaneous coronary intervention.
This cross-sectional study uses county-level data to assess the association of social mobility with income-related differences in life expectancy of individuals at age 40 years in the United States.
This survey study identifies changes in unmet need for physician services among insured and uninsured adults aged 18 to 64 years in the United States from the 1998 and 2017 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System surveys.
This Teachable Moment encourages managing clinical uncertainty by using strategies that prioritize continuity of care, communication, and trust.
This study examines the estimated cost of asthma inhalers for individuals treated under Medicare Part B compared with those treated under the Veterans Affairs Health System, taking into account separate approaches to price negotiation.
This study examines a rise in telephone calls to the Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network rape crisis hotline in the wake of an episode of the television show Grey’s Anatomy focused on rape and ending with the hotline number.
This study analyzes 5 brands of dietary supplements to determine the prevalence of the nootropic drug piracetam in supplements advertised as cognitive enhancers.
This quality improvement study assesses the potential consequences of systematic underreporting of alcohol use on the observed results in a recent, well-publicized study.
This cohort study examines the relative and disease-specific survival rates for patients with 10 early-stage cancers.
This survey study assesses who has primary care in the United States and how this has changed over time.
This case report presents the electrocardiographic findings of an apparently healthy man in his 40s.
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