[Skip to Navigation]

Year

Day

October 18, 2021
Original Investigation

Real-world Use of and Spending on New Oral Targeted Cancer Drugs in the US, 2011-2018

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 18, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.5983

This cross-sectional examines the use of and spending on oral cancer drugs by the level of benefit shown in randomized clinical trials.

Health Care Policy and Law

Patient and Payer Incentives to Use Patented Brand-Name Drugs vs Authorized Generic Drugs in Medicare Part D

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 18, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.5997

This cross-sectional study of Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Formulary and Pricing Information Files and Medicare Part D plan enrollment assessed examined coverage for 4 brand-name insulin drugs and direct-acting antiviral agents and their authorized generic formulations.

Teachable Moment

Closing the Osteoporosis Care Gap: A Teachable Moment

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 18, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.5972

This Teachable Moment describes the lack of appropriate treatment for osteoporosis after a patient’s initial fragility fracture, which unnecessarily increases the common, costly, and morbid risks of refracture.

Research Letter

Health Care Policy and Law

Estimated Medicare Spending on Cancer Drug Indications With a Confirmed Lack of Clinical Benefit After US Food and Drug Administration Accelerated Approval

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 18, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.5989

This exploratory study assesses estimated Medicare spending on 10 cancer drug indications that lacked overall survival benefit after receiving US Food and Drug Administration accelerated approval.

Challenges in Clinical Electrocardiography

An Unusual Cause of Complete Atrioventricular Block in a Patient With Pedal Swelling

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 18, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.5968

This case report presents the electrocardiographic and echocardiographic findings of a patient in their 50s who presented with a 6-month history of pedal swelling and a 2-day history of dyspnea.

Comment & Response

Tachycardia-Dependent Paroxysmal Atrioventricular Block

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 18, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.5965

Tachycardia-Dependent Paroxysmal Atrioventricular Block—Reply

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 18, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.5962
Correction

Error in Email Address

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 18, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.6248
October 11, 2021
Original Investigation

Association Between Risk of COVID-19 Infection in Nonimmune Individuals and COVID-19 Immunity in Their Family Members

Abstract Full Text
open access
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 11, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.5814

This cohort study examines the spread of COVID-19 infection within family members living in the same residence with different levels of immunity.

Editorial

Point-of-Care Ultrasonography: Visually Satisfying Medicine or Evidence-Based Medicine?

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 11, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.5831
Teachable Moment

Less Is More

Preoperative Stress Testing Before Elective Arthroplasty: A Teachable Moment

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 11, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.5834

This Teachable Moment discusses the role of cardiac stress testing in patients who are undergoing total hip or knee arthroplasty.

Challenges in Clinical Electrocardiography

Brugada Electrocardiographic Pattern in an Older Man With Syncope

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 11, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.4838

This case report presents the electrocardiographic findings in a 61-year-old man who experienced sudden dyspnea and syncope 1 day after benign prostatic hyperplasia surgery.

Evolution of de Winter Into Wellens on Electrocardiogram—What Happened?

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 11, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.5734

This case report describes a man in his 50s with an hour of acute, severe precordial chest that was radiating to their left arm, sweating, nausea, and a 5-year history of hypertension.

October 7, 2021
Original Investigation

Efficacy and Safety of Therapeutic-Dose Heparin vs Standard Prophylactic or Intermediate-Dose Heparins for Thromboprophylaxis in High-risk Hospitalized Patients With COVID-19: The HEP-COVID Randomized Clinical Trial

Abstract Full Text
free access has audio
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 7, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.6203

This randomized clinical trial evaluates the effects of therapeutic-dose low-molecular-weight heparin vs standard prophylactic or intermediate-dose heparins for thromboprophylaxis in high-risk hospitalized patients with COVID-19.

Invited Commentary

Anticoagulant Therapy in Patients Hospitalized With COVID-19

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 7, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.6212
October 4, 2021
Original Investigation

Association of Statin Therapy Initiation With Diabetes Progression: A Retrospective Matched-Cohort Study

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 4, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.5714

This national matched-cohort study explores the association between statin therapy initiation and progression of diabetes among patients with diabetes.

Editorial

COVID-19 Messenger RNA Vaccination and Myocarditis—A Rare and Mostly Mild Adverse Effect

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 4, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.5634
Teachable Moment

Physician Work Environment and Well-Being

Addressing Biased Patient Behavior: A Teachable Moment

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 4, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.5719

This Teachable Moment describes ways to handle biased behavior from patients.

Research Letter

Acute Myocarditis Following COVID-19 mRNA Vaccination in Adults Aged 18 Years or Older

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 4, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.5511

This cohort study examines the incidence and clinical outcomes of acute myocarditis among adults following mRNA vaccination in an integrated health care system in the US.

Challenges in Clinical Electrocardiography

Two Wrongs Do Not Always Make a Right

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 4, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.4436

This case report describes a patient in their 70s with chest discomfort that was sudden in onset and retrosternal.

Abnormal Electrocardiograms After Diarrhea and Syncope in the Emergency Department

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Intern Med. Published online October 4, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.5393

This case report presents the electrocardiographic findings for an 80-year-old man who presented to the emergency department with syncope 1 hour prior and severe vomiting and diarrhea over the past 3 days.

×