This Viewpoint uses the example of a struggling high-functioning patient-centered medical home (PCMH) in North Carolina to argue on behalf of more government investment in high-functioning PCMH practices.
This case study of 12 advanced primary care practices investigates why primary care has not begun to integrate comprehensive cancer survivorship services.
This cohort study evaluates the association between participation in the SNAP program and reduced health care expenditures.
This study identified characteristics that made clinicians more likely to order low-value imaging tests for patients with low-back pain and headache.
This Special Communication applies financial principles to determine the cost of physician burnout and the financial return on organizational investments to reduce it.
This study uses publicly available Marketplace health plan data from 2016 and 2017 to examine whether premium growth in monopoly markets with a declining number of insurers differs from that in markets having a stable number of insurers.
This study assessed a randomly selected, age-stratified sample of 698 childhood cancer survivors and 210 siblings and insurance coverage characteristics to determine the impact of underinsurance.
This Viewpoint calls for the implementation of evidence-based policies when carying out duty hour reform for resident clinicians in training.
This Viewpoint highlights the role of the health care community in reducing the number of deaths from motor vehicle crashes.
This national register–based study of the public health care system in Sweden assesses the risk of incident malignant neoplasms in patients with rheumatoid arthritis treated with biological disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs.
This validated microsimulation model evaluates the risk of lung cancer death by smoking exposure for persons living with human immunodeficiency virus.
This study uses the Rotterdam Study cohort to assess the association of thyroid function with total life expectancy and life expectancy with and without cardiovascular disease among euthyroid individuals.
This Special Communication examines ways that the federal government can combat attempts by manufacturers of brand-name drugs to forestall generic competition.
This Teachable Moment highlights how the use of nil per os orders can lead to complications.
This study examines widening disparities in health from representative data in the rate of healthy older adults from 2000 to 2014.
This analysis of US Securities and Exchange Commission filings provides a contemporary estimate of research and development spending to develop 10 new cancer drugs.
This Special Communication reviews the peer-reviewed medical and health policy literature to identify studies that described the different types of patent protection and regulatory exclusivities that shield brand-name prescription drugs from competition and help to sustain high drug prices.
This study traces the use of the anticancer drug capecitabine through its loss of patent protection to evaluate the effect of generic pricing on the cost of oral anticancer drugs.
This study uses Medicare Drug Spending Dashboard data to estimate the cost of repository corticotropin to the Medicare program and assess its within-specialty prescribing patterns.
Notice of Retraction and Replacement. Colla et al. Association between Medicare accountable care organization implementation and spending among clinically vulnerable beneficiaries. JAMA Internal Medicine. 2016;176(8):1167-1175