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October 16, 2017
Viewpoint

Optimizing the Clinical Care of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Older Adults

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 16, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.5324

This Viewpoint suggests several recommendations for quality care for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender older adults that are informed by research evidence and expert opinion.

Original Investigation

Association of History of Gestational Diabetes With Long-term Cardiovascular Disease Risk in a Large Prospective Cohort of US Women

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 16, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.2790

This cohort study of US women participating in the Nurses’ Health Study II prospectively evaluates the association of a history of gestational diabetes with incident cardiovascular risk.

Cost-effectiveness of Testing and Treatment for Latent Tuberculosis Infection in Residents Born Outside the United States With and Without Medical Comorbidities in a Simulation Model

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 16, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.3941

This cohort simulation model evaluates the use of tests and treatment of latent tuberculosis infection in residents born outside the United States.

Invited Commentary

Pregnancy and Subsequent Glucose Intolerance in Women of Childbearing AgeHeeding the Early Warning Signs for Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease in Women

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 16, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.4768

Mainstreaming Latent Tuberculosis Infection Testing and Treatment in the United StatesWho and How

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 16, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.4916
Special Communication

Less Is More

Evidence-Based Guidelines to Eliminate Repetitive Laboratory Testing

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 16, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.5152

This Special Communication describes the effect of interventions used to reduce ordering of laboratory tests for inpatients to lower hospital costs and adverse event rates.

Teachable Moment

Less Is More

Unnecessary Use of Inferior Vena Cava FiltersA Teachable Moment

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 16, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.3991

This Teachable Moment examines the case of a woman in her 20s with ulcerative colitis, unprovoked deep vein thromboses, and pulmonary embolism who had been taking coumadin and presented with acute-onset left-sided pleuritic chest pain for 3 days.

Challenges in Clinical Electrocardiography

The Concertina Case of Ventricular Preexcitation

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 16, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.4857
Correction

Incorrect Author Affiliation

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 16, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.6446
October 9, 2017
Viewpoint

Compounded Bioidentical Hormone TherapyDoes the Regulatory Double Standard Harm Women?

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 9, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.5141

This Viewpoint discusses the potential harms of perimenopausal and postmenopausal women taking compounded bioidentical hormone therapy not approved by the US Food and Drug Administration.

Perspective

Saying Goodbye

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 9, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.4017
Editorial

Death by Gun Violence—A Public Health Crisis

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 9, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.6917
Original Investigation

Patients’ Experiences With Communication-and-Resolution Programs After Medical Injury

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 9, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.4002

This interview study explores communication-and-resolution programs to understand aspects of institutional responses to patient injury that promoted and impeded reconciliation among the injured patients and family members.

Invited Commentary

Communication-and-Resolution ProgramsThe Jury Is Still Out

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 9, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.5087

The Unrecognized Challenges of the Patient-Physician Relationship

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 9, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.5132
Challenges in Clinical Electrocardiography

Pitfalls of Single-Electrocardiogram Lead MonitoringA Lead of Deceit

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 9, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.3622
Research Letter

Association of Racial Differences With End-of-Life Care Quality in the United States

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 9, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.4793

This cross-sectional analysis of survey data collected from 2011 to 2015 for the National Health and Aging Trends Study assesses whether racial differences in the quality of end-of-life care persist in the United States.

Less Is More

Evaluation of a Trainee-Led Project to Reduce Inappropriate Proton Pump Inhibitor Infusion in Patients With Upper Gastrointestinal BleedingSkip the Drips

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 9, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.4851

This trainee-led quality improvement study evaluates the use of the Culture, Oversight, Systems Change, Training framework to reduce inappropriate proton pump inhibitor infusions in patients with upper gastrointestinal bleeding.

Correction

Typographical Errors in the Table

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 9, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.6218
October 6, 2017
Research Letter

Firearm Violence

Use of Firearms in Terrorist AttacksDifferences Between the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 6, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.5723

This analysis of the Global Terrorism Database evaluates differences in the use of firearms in terrorist attacks between the United States, Canada, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand.

October 2, 2017
Perspective

I’ve Had a Vision of Improved Primary Care

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 2, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.4020
Original Investigation

Effect of a Game-Based Intervention Designed to Enhance Social Incentives to Increase Physical Activity Among FamiliesThe BE FIT Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 2, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.3458

This randomized clinical trial tests the effectiveness of a gamification intervention designed using insights from behavioral economics to enhance social incentives within families to increase physical activity.

Coronary Computed Tomography Angiography vs Functional Stress Testing for Patients With Suspected Coronary Artery DiseaseA Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 2, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.4772

This systematic review and meta-analysis compares the clinical effectiveness of coronary computed tomography angiography with that of functional stress testing for patients with suspected coronary artery disease.

Effect of Promoting High-Quality Staff Interactions on Fall Prevention in Nursing HomesA Cluster-Randomized Trial

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 2, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.5073

This cluster-randomized trial tests whether a complexity science–based staff training intervention promoting high-quality staff interactions improves the impact of an evidence-based falls quality improvement program.

Invited Commentary

It’s All in the Game—The Uses of Gamification to Motivate Behavior Change

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 2, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.4798

Coronary Computed Tomographic Angiography—The First Test for Evaluating Patients With Chest Pain?

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 2, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.5089
Review

Less Is More

2017 Update on Medical OveruseA Systematic Review

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 2, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.4361

This review identifies and highlights original research articles published in 2016 that are most relevant to understanding medical overuse or strategies to reduce it.

Teachable Moment

Less Is More

Basal Cell Carcinoma in an Elderly Man

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 2, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.4006

This Teachable Moment discusses the importance of discussions of risks, benefits, and the range of possible outcomes in patients with limited life expectancy.

Research Letter

Utilization, Cost, and Outcome of Branded vs Compounded 17-Alpha Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate in Prevention of Preterm Birth

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 2, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2017.5017

This study compares the utilization, cost, and outcome data from an insurance claims database to determine the difference in treatment efficacy between the branded and compounded versions of 17-alpha hydroxyprogesterone caproate.

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