This Viewpoint describes current guidance for surrogate decision making for incarcerated patients who lack decisional capacity and gives recommendations on how to improve that guidance.
This cross-sectional study of 3157 US Chinese older adults examines the associations of child maltreatment and intimate partner violence with elder abuse.
This study uses Medicare claims data to identify the rate of advanced imaging tests among physicians whose peers had a malpractice injury report.
This study evaluates the designation of center of excellence by insurance payers for hospitals performing percutaneous coronary intervention.
This case report presents the electrocardiographic findings of a man in his 70s with a history of orthotopic heart transplant presenting with dizziness.
This essay highlights the importance of the Beers Criteria and the challenges associated with prescribing medications to older patients.
This cost-effectiveness analysis estimates the quality of life and economic outcomes associated with 12 cervical cancer screening strategies among women aged 21 to 65 years.
This cohort study evaluates the performance of the p16/Ki-67 dual stain and human papillomavirus (HPV) 16/18 genotyping for the triage of women with HPV infection.
This cohort study uses US Medicare claims to estimate the rate of different-day upper and lower endoscopic procedures in 3 types of outpatient settings and investigate the factors associated with the performance of these procedures on different days.
This analysis of data from US Renal Data System examined patient- and center-level variables for patients who did and did not undergo cardiac stress testing to determine which were associated with stress testing 18 months prior to renal transplantation.
This study assesses differences in payments from government and commercial insurers to dialysis clinics using data from a single for-profit organization.
This case report describes changes in the electrocardiogram of a patient with anaphylaxis after an overdose of epinephrine.
This observational study examines the use of sevelamer vs calcium acetate for treatment of hyperphosphatemia in patients 65 years or older with end-stage renal disease who are undergoing hemodialysis.
This population-based cohort study examines medical records of 80 875 men who were treated at Veterans Affairs hospitals for prostate cancer to compare the time to diagnosis and mortality in men previously treated with 5α-reductase inhibitors for benign prostatic hyperplasia with those of men who received different or no treatment.
This population-based study examines fatal opioid overdose rates in states with policies allowing pharmacy distribution of naloxone.
This cross-sectional survey study examines the factors associated with satisfaction at work in academic health care centers.
This analysis of current data from the Physician Compare website assesses the volume of quality data submitted and whether the information is comprehensive enough to differentiate the performance of included physicians.
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