This cohort study used health administrative databases to examine rates of survival and utilization of surgery among children with trisomy 13 and 18.
This study used survey and qualitative methods to characterize the frequency of and reasons for discordance in estimates of prognosis of critically ill patients made by physicians and surrogate decision makers.
This Medical News & Perspectives story takes a look at a federal scholarship program that awards graduating medical students with up to $120 000 in loan repayment in exchange for 3 years of full-time service in an area with a shortage of primary care physicians.
This randomized trial assessed the effectiveness of a brief motivational intervention for preventing heavy drinking and intimate partner violence among women in urban emergency departments (EDs) who experienced or were at risk for both.
This Medical News & Perspectives story discusses the clinical advances and future promise of penis transplants.