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NEJM This Week - July 20, 2017

Wed, 19 Jul 2017 10:30:00 -0400

Featuring articles on angiopoietin-like 3 and cardiovascular disease, enhanced prophylaxis for advanced HIV, implementation of medical homes, physician payment reform, and follicle-stimulating hormone and adiposity; a review article on subarachnoid hemorrhage; a case report of a woman with fever, headache, and myalgias; and Perspective articles on controlling the cost of Medicaid, on active surveillance for low-risk cancers, and on managing uncertainty.

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NEJM This Week - July 13, 2017

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 10:30:00 -0400

Featuring articles on clonal hematopoiesis and coronary heart disease, pertuzumab plus trastuzumab in HER2-positive breast cancer, long-term results of the PIVOT prostate-cancer trial, diet and total and cause-specific mortality, Crimean–Congo hemorrhagic fever in Spain, and the march of science; a review article on amyotrophic lateral sclerosis; a case report of a pregnant woman with endocervical carcinoma; and Perspective articles on targeting unconscionable prescription-drug prices, on the economics of indication-based drug pricing, and on the chair grant.

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NEJM This Week - July 6, 2017

Wed, 5 Jul 2017 10:30:00 -0400

Featuring articles on the effect of overweight and obesity in 195 countries, endometriosis-associated pain management with elagolix, the declining risk of sudden death in heart failure, CD55 and protein-losing enteropathy, and the macrophage and the heart; a review article on master protocols; a Clinical Problem-Solving article describing beating, fast and slow; and Perspective articles on undermining genetic privacy, on home-to-home time, on patient-reported outcomes, and on preserving the Fogarty International Center.

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NEJM This Week - June 29, 2017

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 10:30:00 -0400

Featuring articles on air pollution and mortality in the Medicare population, electrical direct current vs. escitalopram for depression, levothyroxine in older adults with subclinical hypothyroidism, and antibiotics for skin abscess; review articles on subclinical hypothyroidism and on the irritable bowel syndrome; a case report of a man with weight loss, confusion, and skin lesions; and Perspective articles on prospects for health care reform in the U.S. Senate, on FDA approval of valbenazine for tardive dyskinesia, on machine learning and prediction in medicine, and on decision aids and elective joint replacement.

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