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March 2021, Vol 181, No. 3, Pages 304-409

Viewpoint

Medical Device Tracking—How It Is and How It Should Be

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):305-306. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7797

This Viewpoint encourages a more consistent and widespread use of unique device identifiers.

The COVID-19 Pandemic—An Opportune Time to Update Medical Licensing

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):307-308. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.8710

This Viewpoint discusses ways in which state medical licensing regulations can be modified to allow wider adoption of telemedicine by practitioners and to increase access for patients.

Original Investigation

Effectiveness of Mindfulness Meditation vs Headache Education for Adults With Migraine: A Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):317-328. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7090

This randomized clinical trial examines whether mindfulness-based stress reduction and headache education improve migraine day frequency and improvements in disability, quality of life, depression scores, pain catastrophizing, and self-efficacy for people who experience migraines.

Health Care Reform

Association of Stratification by Proportion of Patients Dually Enrolled in Medicare and Medicaid With Financial Penalties in the Hospital-Acquired Condition Reduction Program

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):330-338. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7386

This economic evaluation used publicly available data to characterize the hospitals penalized by the Hospital-Acquired Condition Reduction Program and the distribution of financial penalties before and after stratification.

Comparing Health Outcomes of Privileged US Citizens With Those of Average Residents of Other Developed Countries

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):339-344. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7484

This comparative effectiveness study assesses whether the health outcomes of White US citizens living in the 1% and 5% richest counties are better than the health outcomes of average residents in other developed countries.

Less Is More

Treatment and Outcomes of Inpatient Hypertension Among Adults With Noncardiac Admissions

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):345-352. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7501

This cohort study uses data from the electronic health record of patients admitted to Cleveland Clinic Hospitals to assess the outcomes of adults with noncardiac inpatient admissions who were treated for hypertension.

Comparison of Saliva and Nasopharyngeal Swab Nucleic Acid Amplification Testing for Detection of SARS-CoV-2: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):353-360. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.8876

This systematic review and meta-analysis assesses the diagnostic accuracy of saliva nucleic acid amplification tests for diagnosis of coronavirus disease 2019.

Effectiveness of a Nurse-Led Multidisciplinary Intervention vs Usual Care on Advance Care Planning for Vulnerable Older Adults in an Accountable Care Organization: A Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):361-369. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.5950

This randomized effectiveness trial evaluates whether a nurse navigator–led advance care planning pathway combined with primary care professional–facing electronic health record interface facilitates use of advance care planning for vulnerable older adults.

Editorial

Advance Care Planning and the Cost of Pragmatism

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):309-310. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.5935

The Updated US Preventive Services Task Force Hepatitis B Screening Recommendations—Staying Committed

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):310-312. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7858

Modernize Medical Licensing, and Credentialing, Too—Lessons From the COVID-19 Pandemic

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):312-315. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.8705

Moving Patient Care Forward in the Biden Era

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):315-316. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.0050
Invited Commentary

Are Methods for Evaluating Medications Appropriate for Evaluating Nonpharmacological Treatments for Pain?—Challenges for an Emerging Field of Research

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):328-329. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7081

Media Portrayals of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation: The Unforeseen Harm of Unfounded Optimism

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):394-395. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.6091
Editor's Note

Regardless of Age, Obesity and Hypertension Increase Risks With COVID-19

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):381. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.5415

Amplifying Access to Hearing Aids

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):385-386. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.5638

Reappraising Medical Syntax—Does Race Belong in the First Line of the Patient History?

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):388-391. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.5789
Evidence to Practice

Compounded Bioidentical Hormone Therapy: The National Academies Weigh In

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):370-371. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7232

This review summarizes a report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine on the clinical utility of compounded bioidentical hormone therapy drug products.

Research Letter

Clinical Outcomes in Young US Adults Hospitalized With COVID-19

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):379-381. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.5313

This case series examines the clinical outcomes for young adults hospitalized with COVID-19.

Outcomes of Contact Tracing in San Francisco, California—Test and Trace During Shelter-in-Place

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):381-383. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.5670

This case series evaluates case investigation and contact tracing outcomes in San Francisco, California, during shelter-in-place restrictions during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Trends in Hearing Aid Ownership Among Older Adults in the United States From 2011 to 2018

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):383-385. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.5682

This cohort study examines trends in hearing aid ownership in the US.

Trends in Physician Voting Practices in California, New York, and Texas, 2006-2018

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):383-385. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.6887

This cohort study investigates physician voter participation, voter registration, and voter turnout from 2006 through 2018 in 3 states with the largest number of physicians.

Differential Documentation of Race in the First Line of the History of Present Illness

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):386-388. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.5792

This cross-sectional study assesses medical records for evidence of racial bias in clinician documentation among patients admitted for breast cancer, sickle cell disease with crisis, status epilepticus, hypertensive emergency, pneumonia, or motor vehicle collision.

Trends in Outpatient Care Delivery and Telemedicine During the COVID-19 Pandemic in the US

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):388-391. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.5928

This cohort study examines trends in the use of telemedicine and in-person outpatient visits in 2020 among a national sample of 16.7 million individuals with commercial or Medicare Advantage insurance.

Media Portrayals of Outcomes After Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):391-394. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.6094

This cross-sectional study evaluates reports of patients receiving extracorporeal membrane oxygenation published in online media to systematically assess how mortality and disability attributed to this therapy were portrayed.

Effect and Reach of Medical Articles Posted on Preprint Servers During the COVID-19 Pandemic

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):395-397. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.6629

This survey study examines the reach of studies about therapies for COVID-19 that were posted on preprint servers.

Association of Political Party Affiliation With Physical Distancing Among Young Adults During the COVID-19 Pandemic

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):399-403. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.6898

This cross-sectional study estimates the association of political party affiliation with physical distancing behaviors among young adults during the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic.

Challenges in Clinical Electrocardiography

The de Winter Electrocardiogram Pattern Evolving From Hyperacute T Waves

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):372-373. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7084

This case report describes the electrocardiographic findings of a man in his 40s presenting to the emergency department with chest pain, sweating, and nausea and no remarkable cardiopulmonary examination findings.

A Young Man With Generalized Muscle Weakness and a Peculiar Electrocardiogram: Carpe Diem

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):374-376. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7119

This case report describes the electrocardiographic findings of a man in his 20s who presented with acute-onset, bilateral lower-limb weakness and less severe upper-limb weakness a day after performing physical activity.

Acute Coronary Syndrome With Anterior Precordial ST Depression: Nip It in the Bud

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):377-378. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7379

This case report presents electrocardiographic findings in a patient with acute onset left-sided chest pain associated with breathlessness for 16 hours.

Comment & Response

Variation in Biosimilar Uptake in Europe

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):403-404. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.6567

Health Care Policy and Law

Variation in Biosimilar Uptake in Europe—Reply

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):404. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.6570

Differential Diagnosis for Electrocardiography Challenge

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):404-405. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7113

Differential Diagnosis for Electrocardiography Challenge—Reply

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):405. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7078

Implementing Group-Based Pelvic Floor Muscle Training in Clinical Practice

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):405-406. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7116

Implementing Group-Based Pelvic Floor Muscle Training in Clinical Practice—Reply

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):406-407. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7110

Protein Intake and Cause-Specific Mortality

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):407-408. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7257

Protein Intake and Cause-Specific Mortality—Reply

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):407-408. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7260

Coding Errors in Study of Meta-analyses With Falsified Data in the Results

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):408-409. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7164
Correction

Coding Errors in Study of Meta-analyses With Falsified Data in the Results

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):409. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7217

Error in the Byline

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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):409. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.0245
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JAMA Intern Med. 2021;181(3):304. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.5255
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