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The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) Weekly Audio Summary RSS feed. NEJM ( is a weekly general medical journal that publishes new medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of im

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NEJM This Week - January 19, 2017

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 10:30:00 -0500

Featuring articles on ocrelizumab in primary progressive multiple sclerosis, ocrelizumab vs. interferon beta-1a in relapsing MS, a "zombie" outbreak caused by a synthetic cannabinoid, extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis, and immunity to Mycobacterium tuberculosis; a review article on obesity; a case report of a woman with acute liver failure; and Perspective articles on transparency and trust, on population health, on cost-effectiveness analysis 2.0, and on the psychocatalytic benefits of the unexpected.

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NEJM This Week - January 12, 2017

Wed, 11 Jan 2017 10:30:00 -0500

Featuring articles on amitriptyline and topiramate for childhood migraine, 177Lu-Dotatate in midgut neuroendocrine tumors, tranexamic acid in coronary-artery surgery, rethinking the ban on blood donations, and mitochondrial donation; a review article on colorectal cancer screening; a case report of a woman with gradually progressive loss of language; and Perspective articles on eliminating cholera transmission in Haiti, care for the vulnerable vs. cash for the powerful, harnessing patients' voices to improve care, Section 1332 waivers and state-led reform, and the 21st Century Cures Act.

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NEJM This Week - January 5, 2017

Wed, 4 Jan 2017 10:30:00 -0500

Featuring articles on acute kidney injury in critically ill children, disease phenotypes and multilocus genomic variation, ticagrelor vs. clopidogrel in peripheral artery disease, RNAi inhibitor of PCSK9, and delivering on oligonucleotide therapeutics; review articles on the large pharmaceutical company perspective and on arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy; a Clinical Problem-Solving article describing after the party's over; and Perspective articles on the end of Obamacare, on oligonucleotide therapeutics, and on a view from the edge.

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NEJM This Week - December 29, 2016

Wed, 28 Dec 2016 10:30:00 -0500

Featuring articles on the cardiovascular safety of celecoxib, naproxen, or ibuprofen; fatty acids in pregnancy and wheeze and asthma in offspring; single versus bilateral internal-thoracic-artery grafts; selumetinib for plexiform neurofibroma; and chimeric antigen receptor T cells in glioblastoma; a review article on myasthenia gravis; a case report of a girl with recurrent vomiting; and Perspective articles on maintaining insurance access under Trump, on engineering social incentives for health, on supporting family caregivers of older Americans, and on improving maintenance of certification.

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