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JAMA Podcast: JAMA spoke with @UChicago's Sonali Smith about new #cancer research and timely topics presented at @ASCO's annual meeting this year. ja.ma/3HvhFdg @AMAEdHub
JAMA Medical News Senior Staff Writer Melissa Suran discussed highlights of the 2022 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncologists with @SoniSmithMD, 2022 @ASCO Annual Meeting Scientific Program Committee chair. ja.ma/3Ol7FWm #ASCO22
In this cohort study that included 504 427 women undergoing more than 1.3 million screening mammograms, interval cancer rates were not significantly different for digital breast tomosynthesis vs digital mammography. ja.ma/3xPKoX9
The World Health Organization has called for a transformation of global mental health care focused on human rights and community-based prevention and care. ja.ma/3bdO38o
A recent study reported that an experimental test detected #SARSCoV2 antibodies in urine. The new test could be a safe, noninvasive tool to identify resolving or prior infections. ja.ma/3aZ2CfB
An interim analysis in @NEJM found that a maternal RSV vaccine elicited neutralizing antibodies among pregnant women, and the antibodies were transferred to the infants before birth. ja.ma/3HkKZmP
In this randomized clinical trial, among critically ill adults undergoing tracheal intubation, administration of a fluid bolus did not significantly decrease the incidence of cardiovascular collapse. ja.ma/3b5zsM8 #CCR22
Among acutely ill children clinically assessed to require noninvasive respiratory support in a pediatric critical care unit, HFNC met the criterion for noninferiority compared with CPAP for time to liberation from respiratory support. ja.ma/3HuRsf6 #CCR22
Vaginitis is inflammation or infection of the vagina. This JAMA Patient Page describes the causes, diagnosis, and treatment of premenopausal vaginitis. ja.ma/3NQh5Jx #WomensHealth
In this review, bacterial conjunctivitis was more common than viral conjunctivitis in children and viral conjunctivitis was more common than bacterial conjunctivitis in adults, although the prevalence estimates were based on limited evidence. ja.ma/3twb64o
Study found, among children and adolescents, estimated vaccine effectiveness for 2 doses of BNT162b2 against symptomatic #Omicron infection decreased rapidly, and among adolescents increased after a booster dose. ja.ma/3xPy35i #COVID19
A retrospective hospital-based study found that the #Omicron surge was associated with a significant increase in hospital-onset #SARSCoV2 infections compared with the prior winter surge. ja.ma/3mRAxK8 #COVID19
The @WhiteHouse’s new #COVID19 Response Coordinator @ashishkjha discussed pandemic developments; his new job helping to oversee how the US government responds to it; and what comes next in a recent conversation with JAMA Associate Editor @PreetiNMalani. ja.ma/3aXFr5m
In a recent study in Nature, an investigational immunotherapy showed promise for treating gastric and pancreatic cancers that lack effective treatment and generally have a poor prognosis. ja.ma/3HpwQ7C
Listen to an editor's summary of the the June 14 issue of JAMA by Associate Editor Anne Cappola, MD. ja.ma/3NTkM0T
A recent study found that some people with #COVID19 continue to shed #SARSCoV2 RNA in feces weeks longer than in respiratory samples. Fecal shedding was associated with lingering GI symptoms such as abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting. ja.ma/3QnOAoj #LongCOVID
Study found an overall decrease in @NIH violence research funding from 2011 to 2020, both in absolute dollars and percentage of funding dedicated to violence research, although funding declined from 2011 to 2015 and then increased. ja.ma/3xsPXcv
Study found that, among African American adults who were daily smokers, counseling + 12 weeks of varenicline treatment, vs counseling + placebo, showed a significant improvement in rates of 7-day point prevalence smoking abstinence at week 26. ja.ma/3HurDM8
The first drug targeting the underlying pathophysiology of obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy gained FDA approval for patients with symptomatic New York Heart Association class II and III disease. ja.ma/3mlcRNQ
JAMA Clinical Guidelines Synopsis: the guideline on antithrombotic therapy for venous thromboembolism from @accpchest. ja.ma/3zn1Bs3
A patient with #jaundice and #malaise, normal liver enzyme values, and no evidence of cirrhosis. What is the diagnosis and what would you do next? Take the #ClinicalChallenge. ja.ma/3mH3F6z
In this study of US blood donations, the combined seroprevalence from #SARSCoV2 infection or vaccination reached 94.7% by December 2021. ja.ma/3Ohmppf
A recent systematic review and meta-analysis in @JAMAPsych reported that even a small amount of physical activity was associated with a substantially decreased risk of depression among adults. ja.ma/3ml7uhG
The FDA said that a welding defect in @Medtronic's Ventricular Assist Device System has been linked with 3 cases of suspected pump thrombosis. The company issued a letter warning physicians and will issue findings as they become known. ja.ma/3MwkLhT
The FDA issued a warning about counterfeit at-home #COVID19 tests. Dubious tests should be reported to the authorized test's manufacturer and the @FDAMedWatch Online Reporting Form. ja.ma/3NWKilv
Loren Laine, MD, medical chief, Digestive Health, @ynhhealth, discusses the pandemic-related decline in #colorectalcancer screening, disparities in #cancercare and survival, and other research highlights from the recent Digestive Disease Week meeting. ja.ma/3myVZTU
This 2022 Recommendation Statement from the USPSTF concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening for impaired visual acuity in older adults (I statement). ja.ma/3GXPwLC
Some studies have suggested that #protonpumpinhibitors increase #dementia risk. But a large prospective study found no hint of such a link. @RitaRubin writes about that and other DDW highlights, including disparities in GI care & outcomes. ja.ma/3Hd6GFp
Living close to large numbers of fracking sites was associated with a higher rate of adverse birth outcomes in Alberta, Canada, in a cohort study reported in @JAMAPediatrics. ja.ma/3Q5qJJW
The US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recently published recommendations on screening for impaired visual acuity in older adults without known vision problems. This JAMA Patient Page summarizes the USPSTF's recommendations. ja.ma/3mmTqnT
In this study of patients with colonoscopies without detection of cancer, higher physician adenoma detection rates were significantly associated with a lower risk of postcolonoscopy colorectal cancer. ja.ma/3xoTNo7
This modeling study estimated that intravenous contrast use for CT scans could be reduced by approximately 80% by using a combination of dose-reduction strategies. ja.ma/3HnatA5
Monkeypox is a rare infection caused by a virus that circulates among some animals in forested areas of Central and West Africa. This JAMA Patient Page discusses the spread, signs and symptoms, and treatment of #monkeypox. ja.ma/39aC6zy
A study in @JAMASurgery reported that women with early-stage breast cancer who underwent breast-conserving surgery experienced better quality of life 10 years later than those who underwent mastectomy and breast reconstruction. ja.ma/3NYF74J
JAMA Senior Editor Kristin L. Walter, MD, MS, speaks with @AndrewHalayko of @UManitoba about some important research studies and keynote addresses presented at the @atscommunity International Conference in May 2022. ja.ma/3xwlPyh
Study using SSR Health data on drug list prices found that from 2008 to 2021, launch prices for new drugs increased exponentially by 20% per year. ja.ma/3GVRVGP
After the annual @atscommunity conference wrapped up, conference chair @AndrewHalayko discussed some of the important research presentations in this #MedicalNews article. ja.ma/39i81hl
In this trial, in patients with acute hypoxemic respiratory failure from #COVID19, prone positioning, compared with usual care without prone positioning, did not significantly reduce endotracheal intubation at 30 days. ja.ma/3Mt79En
Recent social media posts and a few case reports suggest #COVID19 could briefly rebound—a return of positive test results and symptoms—in people who completed a 5-day course of the antiviral. What's going on? ja.ma/3xyp0VW
Regular use of erectile dysfunction drugs (PDE5Is) was associated with increased risk of serous retinal detachment, retinal vascular occlusion, and ischemic optic neuropathy among older men in the US, researchers reported in @JAMAOphth. ja.ma/3mlfQGb
The first comprehensive @theNASEM report on nursing homes since 1986 urges immediate action to begin overhauling the troubled US system of long-term and postacute care. @jenabbasi reports. ja.ma/39dhQ0a
Listen to a summary of the June 7 issue of JAMA by Deputy Editor Christopher Muth, MD. ja.ma/3mlEx55
The medical ripple effects of overturning Roe v Wade are expected to be far-reaching. @RitaRubin, @jenabbasi, and Melissa Suran report on how clinicians should prepare to provide care in a post-Roe v Wade US. ja.ma/3MlsJdX
Study found that adherence to the federal Hospital Price Transparency Final Rule mandate 6 to 9 months after its effective date was low. ja.ma/3xcJWR9
Thinking about submitting your #ASCO22 research to @JAMA_current, @JAMAOnc, @JAMANetworkOpen, or one of our other Network journals? This video tells you what to expect from the submission and review process ja.ma/3tksb1l
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In this randomized trial, robot-assisted surgery vs open surgery for radical cystectomy among patients with #bladdercancer resulted in a statistically significantly greater number of days alive and out of the hospital. ja.ma/3mnLvXt
Attending #ASCO22? Supplement your schedule with our collection of recent #oncology articles from @JAMA_current, @JAMAOnc, and @JAMANetworkOpen, free online during the meeting ja.ma/3NCleQN
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Attending #ARM22? Exhibits are now open. Visit us at booth 119 to learn more about @JAMA_current, @JAMAHealthForum, @JAMANetworkOpen, and our other specialty journals and submitting your manuscripts, and to get recent #healthpolicy and #healthcare articles
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