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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 — August 22, 2019

    Aug 21 2019

    Featuring articles on air pollution and mortality in 652 cities, serelaxin in acute heart failure, selinexor in refractory myeloma, myocardial viability in ischemic cardiomyopathy, and human health on an ailing planet; a review article on drug effects on the thyroid; a case report of a woman with opioid use disorder and suicidal ideation; and Perspective articles on a new era of climate medicine, on combating EPA rollbacks, on prescription drug monitoring programs, and on the comfort of the ordi...more

  • NEJM This Week — August 15, 2019

    Aug 14 2019

    Featuring articles on teplizumab in relatives at risk for type 1 diabetes, complement blockade for neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder, BRAF and MEK inhibition in melanoma, liraglutide in children and adolescents with diabetes, the “All of Us” research program, and recognition for discoveries in DNA repair; a review article on autoimmune hemolytic anemia; a case report of a pregnant woman with abdominal pain; and Perspective articles on reproductive (in)justice, on reevaluating U.S. mifeprist...more

  • NEJM This Week — August 8, 2019

    Aug 07 2019

    Featuring articles on voxelotor in sickle cell disease, vitamin D and the prevention of diabetes, familial chylomicronemia syndrome and apolipoprotein C-III, and an ACO model for underserved areas; a review article on pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma; a case report of a woman with palpitations, abdominal pain, and vomiting; and Perspective articles on abortion rights in peril, on putting an end to conversion therapy, on the sustainable discovery and development of antibiotics, and on bearing w...more

  • NEJM This Week — August 1, 2019

    Jul 31 2019

    Featuring articles on transfusion in African children with severe anemia, ibrutinib–rituximab or chemoimmunotherapy in CLL, a fractional dose of yellow fever vaccine, the response to immune checkpoint inhibition, and the long arc of big data in medicine; a review article on gene therapy; a Clinical Problem-Solving describing a diagnosis to chew on; and Perspective articles on it being time for another contraception revolution, on saving the endangered physician-scientist, on what blackface in a ...more

  • NEJM This Week — July 25, 2019

    Jul 24 2019

    Featuring articles on ribociclib in hormone-receptor–positive breast cancer, olaparib in pancreatic cancer with repair defects, vena cava filters in severely injured patients, erdafitinib in urothelial cancer, and the ongoing Ebola outbreak in the DRC; a review article on measles; a case report of a 52-year-old man with fever, cough, and hypoxemia; and Perspective articles on the opportunity of CBD, on the implications of an aging rural physician workforce, on postacute care, and on implementati...more

  • NEJM This Week — July 18, 2019

    Jul 17 2019

    Featuring articles on universal HIV testing and treatment in Africa, systolic and diastolic blood pressure and cardiovascular risk, health care spending and quality 8 years into global payment, and cracking down on CRISPR-Cas9; a review article on drug-induced liver injury; a case report of a woman with weakness, dark urine, and dysphagia; and Perspective articles on the right and left hands of the state, on sodium-intake reduction and the food industry, and on a “never event” that could kill mi...more