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.


  • NEJM This Week — September 19, 2019

    Sep 18 2019

    Featuring articles on antithrombotic therapy for atrial fibrillation with stable coronary artery disease, a polypill in an underserved population, induction chemotherapy in nasopharyngeal carcinoma, maribavir for CMV reactivation, and creating a learning health system through randomized testing; a review article on anemia of inflammation; a case report of a boy with vomiting; and Perspective articles on contingent knowledge and looping effects, on Tweetorials and the return to why, and on being ...more

  • NEJM This Week — September 12, 2019

    Sep 11 2019

    Featuring articles on roxadustat in patients not receiving dialysis, roxadustat treatment for anemia in dialysis, benralizumab for COPD, n–3 fatty acids in pregnancy and preterm delivery, the Medicaid work requirement in Arkansas, and pivotal studies of adaptive immunity; a review article on the treatment of hypertension in patients with asthma; a case report of a woman with dyspnea and chest pain; and Perspective articles on U.S. immigration and compound disadvantage, on parenting during gradua...more

  • NEJM This Week — September 5, 2019

    Sep 04 2019

    Featuring articles on a GABA type A–receptor modulator for depression, a trial of treatments for varicose veins at 5 years, inhaled GM-CSF for pulmonary alveolar proteinosis, mitapivat for red-cell pyruvate kinase deficiency, and death by stereotype; review articles on immune thrombocytopenia and on mobile devices and health; a Clinical Problem-Solving describing a terminal event; and Perspective articles on morbidity and mortality in the pre-Roe era, on health care refusal and the Trump adminis...more

  • NEJM This Week — August 29, 2019

    Aug 28 2019

    Featuring articles on dolutegravir-based regimens for HIV in South Africa, dolutegravir vs. 400 mg of efavirenz for HIV-1 in Cameroon, neural-tube defects and antiretroviral treatment, oral semaglutide and cardiovascular outcomes in diabetes, pediatric drug research and labeling, and crystalline findings in asthma; a review article on adrenal crisis; a case report of a girl with head trauma during a sailboat race; and Perspective articles on a lethal hidden curriculum, on practicing what we prea...more

  • 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