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July 26, 2021
Original Investigation

Health Care Reform

Changes in Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Access to Care and Health Among US Adults at Age 65 Years

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 26, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3922

This cross-sectional study examines the association of Medicare with racial and ethnic disparities in access to care and health.

Health Care Policy and Law

Reporting of Death in US Food and Drug Administration Medical Device Adverse Event Reports in Categories Other Than Death

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 26, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3942

This study examines the percentage of medical device adverse event reports submitted to the Us Food and Drug Administration’s Manufacturer and User Facility Device Experience database that were not classified as death even though the patient died.

Editor's Note

Reducing Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health Care

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 26, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3908
Research Letter

Less Is More

Use of High-risk Medications Among Lonely Older Adults: Results From a Nationally Representative Sample

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 26, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3775

This cross-sectional study investigates the relationship between loneliness and high-risk medication use in adults older than 65 years.

Safety Evaluation of the Second Dose of Messenger RNA COVID-19 Vaccines in Patients With Immediate Reactions to the First Dose

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 26, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3779

This case series study examines the safety of second doses of messenger RNA COVID-19 vaccines after first-dose allergic reactions.

Challenges in Clinical Electrocardiography

Home Diagnosis of Wide Complex Tachycardia—the Value for Remote Monitoring

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 26, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3194

This case report presents the electrocardiographic findings of a patient in their 60s with a history of myocardial infarction, coronary artery bypass surgery, reduced left ventricular ejection fraction, and a single-chamber implantable cardioverter-defibrillator who experienced palpitations at home.

Comment & Response

Timely Family Meetings or Time-Limited Trials?

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 26, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3714

Timely Family Meetings or Time-Limited Trials?—Reply

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 26, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3717
July 23, 2021
Editorial

Nine Lessons Learned From the COVID-19 Pandemic for Improving Hospital Care and Health Care Delivery

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 23, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.4237
July 19, 2021
Viewpoint

Affordability and Access to Abortion Care in the United States

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 19, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3502

This Viewpoint discusses the continuing physical and financial effects of the 1976 Hyde Amendment (as subsequently revised) curtailing access to abortion services for low-income US citizens and examines the risks posed by this and similar legislation.

Original Investigation

Coffee Consumption and Incident Tachyarrhythmias: Reported Behavior, Mendelian Randomization, and Their Interactions

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 19, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3616

This cohort study assesses the association between consumption of common caffeinated products and the risk of arrhythmias using data from the UK Biobank.

Association of Cycling With All-Cause and Cardiovascular Disease Mortality Among Persons With Diabetes: The European Prospective Investigation Into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) Study

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 19, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3836

This cohort study investigates the association between time spent cycling and all-cause and cardiovascular disease mortality among persons with diabetes.

  • Editor's Note
    Cycling for Health
Invited Commentary

Another Cup of Coffee Without an Arrhythmia, Please

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 19, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.4073
Editor's Note

Cycling for Health

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 19, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3830
Research Letter

Public-sector Contributions to Novel Biologic Drugs

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 19, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3720

This cohort study investigates downstream public-sector support for the creation of new biologic drugs by examining their patent and drug development histories.

Health Care Policy and Law

Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Outpatient Visit Rates Across 29 Specialties

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 19, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3771

This cross-sectional study examines US racial/ethnic disparities in outpatient visit rates to 29 physician specialties.

Challenges in Clinical Electrocardiography

Diagnostic Approach to Wide Complex Tachycardia

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 19, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3189

This case report presents the electrocardiographic findings in a woman in her 60s with metastatic melanoma who presented with intermittent palpitations and light-headedness.

Comment & Response

Uncertainty in Medicine

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 19, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3705

Uncertainty in Medicine

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 19, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3708

Uncertainty in Medicine—Reply

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 19, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3711
July 13, 2021
Viewpoint

Fulfilling the Mandate of the US Food and Drug Administration’s Accelerated Approval Pathway: The Need for Reforms

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 13, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.4604

This Viewpoint discusses the US Food and Drug Administration’s accelerated approval pathway and proposes the need for reforms as well as the timely completion of postapproval trials.

Approval of Aducanumab for Alzheimer Disease—the FDA’s Perspective

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 13, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.4607

This Viewpoint discusses the rationale and data supporting the FDA’s accelerated approval of aducanumab for Alzheimer disease treatment.

Medicare and the Shocking US Food and Drug Administration Approval of Aducanumab: Crisis or Opportunity?

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 13, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.4610

This Viewpoint discusses the US Food and Drug Administration’s approval of aducanumab for the treatment of Alzheimer disease and considers the implications of the decision for the Medicare program.

Original Investigation

Association of BNT162b2 mRNA and mRNA-1273 Vaccines With COVID-19 Infection and Hospitalization Among Patients With Cirrhosis

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 13, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.4325

This cohort study examines the association of receipt of the Pfizer BNT162b2 mRNA or the Moderna mRNA-1273 vaccines in patients with cirrhosis compared with a propensity-matched control group of patients at similar risk of infection and severe disease from COVID-19.

Editor's Note

The Accelerated Approval of Aducanumab for Treatment of Patients With Alzheimer Disease

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 13, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.4622
July 12, 2021
Viewpoint

Physician Work Environment and Well-Being

Toward Gender Equity in Academic Promotions

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 12, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3471

This Viewpoint outlines policy changes to make academic promotions more equitable for women physicians.

Original Investigation

The Trial to Reduce Antimicrobial Use in Nursing Home Residents With Alzheimer Disease and Other Dementias (TRAIN-AD): A Cluster Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 12, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3098

This cluster randomized clinical trial in 28 nursing homes in the Boston area tested the effectiveness of a multicomponent intervention to improve management of suspected urinary tract and lower respiratory infections in residents with advanced dementia.

Editorial

Physician Work Environment and Well-Being

Persistent Gender Pay Gaps in Medicine: What Is Good for the Goose Is Better for the Gander’s Paycheck

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 12, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3470
Invited Commentary

Reducing Antimicrobial Use Among Nursing Home Residents With Advanced Dementia: The Need for Practical Tools

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 12, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3243
Research Letter

Physician Work Environment and Well-Being

Gender Gaps in Salary and Representation in Academic Internal Medicine Specialties in the US

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 12, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3469

This cross-sectional analysis examines survey data on academic physician salaries from the 2018 to 2019 using the Association of American Medical Colleges Faculty Salary Report to evaluate demographics and salaries of academic internal medicine physician specialists.

Communication of Survival Data in US Food and Drug Administration–Approved Labeling of Cancer Drugs

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 12, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3505

This cross-sectional study examines how information on overall survival benefits of novel cancer drug indications is communicated in labeling.

Challenges in Clinical Electrocardiography

A Mimic of Myocardial Ischemia in a Woman With Hyperemesis Gravidarum

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 12, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3053

This case report presents electrocardiographic findings mimicking myocardial ischemia in a pregnant woman in her 20s with hyperemesis gravidarum.

Comment & Response

The Coverage in England of US-Approved Cancer Drugs

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 12, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3336

The Coverage in England of US-Approved Cancer Drugs—Reply

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 12, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3339

Error in Number of Eligible Patients in Survey of Self-reported Prognostic Expectations of People Undergoing Dialysis

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 12, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3259
Correction

Errors in Cohort Derivation, Results, Figures, Tables, and Supplement

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 12, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3894
July 6, 2021
Perspective

Finding a Voice for the Accidentally Unbefriended

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 6, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.2956

This essay describes the challenges that older adults faced during shelter-in-place orders during the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Original Investigation

Effect of Antibiotic-Prescribing Feedback to High-Volume Primary Care Physicians on Number of Antibiotic Prescriptions: A Randomized Clinical Trial

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 6, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.2790

This randomized clinical trial evaluates peer-comparison audit and feedback to primary care physicians with a high volume of antibiotic prescribing to assess the effect of targeted messaging on avoiding unnecessary antibiotic initiation and long-duration prescribing.

Research Letter

Diabetes Care and Glycemic Control During the COVID-19 Pandemic in the United States

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 6, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3047

This cohort study compares rates at which patients with type 2 diabetes received diabetes-related health services prior to and during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Comparison of Spending on Common Generic Drugs by Medicare vs Costco Members

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 6, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3366

This cross-sectional study uses 2017 and 2018 Medicare Part D clams to compare the amount Medicare pays for common generic prescriptions in Part D with prices available to patients without insurance at Costco.

Challenges in Clinical Electrocardiography

Stress-Induced Progression of Atrioventricular Block in a Patient with Breathlessness

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 6, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.2970

This case report describes a patient in their 50s with mild exertional breathlessness.

JAMA Internal Medicine Patient Page

I Want to Lose Weight: Which Diet Is Best?

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 6, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3342

This Patient Page summarizes some options available to people looking to lose weight.

Comment & Response

Assessment of Screening Mammography Recommendations

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 6, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3207

Assessment of Screening Mammography Recommendations

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 6, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3532

Less Is More

Assessment of Screening Mammography Recommendations—Reply

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JAMA Intern Med. Published online July 6, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.3210
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