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.
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.
This cohort simulation model evaluates the use of tests and treatment of latent tuberculosis infection in residents born outside the United States.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
This review identifies and highlights original research articles published in 2016 that are most relevant to understanding medical overuse or strategies to reduce it.
This Teachable Moment discusses the importance of discussions of risks, benefits, and the range of possible outcomes in patients with limited life expectancy.
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.