The rationale behind the decision making processes of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is discussed in three articles published in the Jan. 22/29 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association.
The impact of Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act on physicians' primary care practices will vary geographically, according to an article published Dec. 25 in Medical Economics.
Since 2000, increased federal funding for community health centers has helped low-income adults get access to primary care and dental care, according to a study published online Dec. 18 in Health Services Research.
In contrast to a recommendation from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, the American Academy of Family Physicians has concluded that there is currently insufficient evidence to recommend screening for lung cancer with low-dose computed tomography among high-risk individuals.
Patients with hepatitis C Virus who had not previously had treatment or responded to treatment displayed sustained virologic response in phase 2b of a new study.
For older women, increased sedentary time is associated with increased mortality risk after multivariate adjustment, according to a study published in the February issue of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine.
The likelihood of unplanned admission is increased with polypharmacy, but the association is modified by the number of long-term conditions, according to a study published online Jan. 16 in the British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology.
A community pharmacy-based medication synchronization program can improve medication adherence, according to a study conducted by the National Community Pharmacists Association.
Believing that they are delivering high-quality patient care is key to physician job satisfaction, according to an article published Dec. 10 in Medical Economics.
In contrast to a recommendation from the US Preventive Services Task Force, the American Academy of Family Physicians has concluded that there is currently insufficient evidence to recommend screening for lung cancer with low-dose computed tomography among high-risk individuals.