From the Center for Health Law Studies, Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis (M.S.S.); Harvard Business School and the Harvard–MIT Center for Regulatory Science — both in Boston (A ...
A policy shift toward capitation-based financing is spawning a wave of vertical consolidation, thereby putting a handful of insurance companies increasingly in control of the care-delivery system.
Today, the primary care physician, emergency department physician, or advanced practice provider (nurse practitioner or physician assistant) is often the first clinician to evaluate a patient with ...
Recurrent cervical cancer is a life-threatening disease, with limited treatment options available when disease progression occurs after first-line combination therapy. We conducted a phase 3 ...
The slow speed of science contributes to public concern about vaccines and reduced immunization coverage. Postauthorization safety research requires timely funding linked to the introduction of ...
Hereditary angioedema is a potentially life-threatening autosomal dominant condition, causing attacks of angioedema due to ...
In this Journal feature, information about a real patient is presented in stages (boldface type) to an expert clinician, who responds to the information by sharing relevant background and ...
Claims that Black people had lower lung capacity than White people led to race-adjusted spirometry and poorer care for Black patients with lung disease. New equations are starting to change that.
A previously healthy 17-year-old girl presented with a 7-day history of painful genital ulcers. Eight days before the onset of the ulcers, she had had fever, malaise, and a sore throat.
A 67-year-old woman presented with a 1-week history of dyspnea and cough. The physical examination was notable for discolored, dystrophic fingernails and edema in the legs.