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NEJM This Week - Audio Summaries

The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) Weekly Audio Summary RSS feed. NEJM (http://www.nejm.org) is a weekly general medical journal that publishes new medical research findings, review articles, and editorial opinion on a wide variety of topics of importance to biomedical science and clinical practice.

Episodes

  • NEJM This Week — April 18, 2019

    Apr 17 2019

    Featuring articles on early or delayed cardioversion for atrial fibrillation, antithrombotic therapy in atrial fibrillation after PCI or an acute coronary syndrome, correction of SCID-X1 with gene therapy, an anti-CD4 antibody for HIV-1, and valuations of surgical procedures in the Medicare fee schedule; a review article on catheter ablation of ventricular arrhythmias; a case report of a man with weakness and difficulty chewing; and Perspective articles on structural racism, on a Belmont Report ...more

  • NEJM This Week — April 11, 2019

    Apr 10 2019

    Featuring articles on coronary angiography after cardiac arrest, verubecestat in prodromal Alzheimer's disease, genetic risk of Hirschsprung's disease, sleuthing glutaminase deficiency, and boning up on irisin; review articles on obstructive sleep apnea in adults and on hepatocellular carcinoma; a case report of a man with HIV infection and chronic kidney disease; and Perspective articles on universal standards of care for Ebola, on lactates and local knowledge, and on physicians as border guard...more

  • NEJM This Week — April 4, 2019

    Apr 03 2019

    Featuring articles on pneumatic compression for venous thromboprophylaxis, preconception thyroid antibodies and levothyroxine, andexanet for bleeding related to factor Xa inhibitors, and interleukin-5 receptor blockade in hypereosinophilic syndrome; a review article on machine learning in medicine; a Clinical Problem-Solving describing a dangerous detour; and Perspective articles on pharmacologic research in pregnant women, on an epidemic of suspicion, on studying metastatic-cancer survivorship,...more

  • NEJM This Week — March 28, 2019

    Mar 27 2019

    Featuring articles on a shorter regimen for multidrug-resistant tuberculosis, volatile or total intravenous anesthetics for CABG, anastrozole plus fulvestrant in metastatic breast cancer, darolutamide for castration-resistant prostate cancer, changes in practice after malpractice claims, and pancreatic differentiation and the beta cell; a review article on mucinous ovarian carcinoma; a case report of a man with progressive dyspnea; and Perspective articles on opioid use disorder and incarceratio...more

  • NEJM This Week — March 21, 2019

    Mar 20 2019

    Featuring articles on treatments for renal-cell carcinoma, psychosis with stimulants for ADHD, diagnosing pulmonary embolism in pregnancy, GC gene deletion and vitamin D-binding protein deficiency, and Europe's Plan S; a review article on Helicobacter pylori infection; a case report of a man with atrial fibrillation, depression, and anxiety; and Perspective articles on social distance and mobility, on public-private partnerships in global health, and on being informed.

  • NEJM This Week — March 14, 2019

    Mar 13 2019

    Featuring articles on short-course TB prevention in HIV, prophylactic antibiotics for miscarriage surgery, the safety and efficacy of bempedoic acid, ATP citrate lyase and cardiovascular disease, initial opioid prescriptions in the United States, and preventing preeclampsia; a review article on medical issues in civilian spaceflight; a case report of a woman with vision loss, headaches, and oral ulcers; and Perspective articles on taking aim at contraceptive coverage, on the FDA's proposed ban o...more