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Medical news from NEJM Journal Watch

September 3, 2014

By Amy Orciari Herman

Edited by David G. Fairchild, MD, MPH, and Lorenzo Di Francesco, MD, FACP, FHM

Popular branded low-carbohydrate and low-fat diets lead to significant weight loss, with little difference between the two …

By the Editors

On CardioExchange, the authors of the groundbreaking PARADIGM-HF trial — presented over the weekend at the European Society of Cardiology Congress — answer questions from Harlan Krumholz and readers about how their results could change the management of …

By Kelly Young

Edited by David G. Fairchild, MD, MPH, and Lorenzo Di Francesco, MD, FACP, FHM

The American Society of Clinical Oncology has …

By Joe Elia

Edited by David G. Fairchild, MD, MPH, and Lorenzo Di Francesco, MD, FACP, FHM

If Michigan is any indicator, sleeve gastrectomy has supplanted Roux-en-Y …

September 2, 2014

By Kelly Young

Edited by David G. Fairchild, MD, MPH, and Jaye Elizabeth Hefner, MD

The West African country of Senegal reported its first case of Ebola in a student who recently traveled from Guinea, making it the sixth African country affected …

By Kelly Young

Edited by David G. Fairchild, MD, MPH, and Jaye Elizabeth Hefner, MD

Teens who are victims of cyberbullying are more likely to have mental health and substance use problems, while regular family dinners appear to moderate these …

By the NEJM Journal Watch Editors

This weekend, CardioExchange has been reporting news from the European Society of Cardiology Congress in Barcelona, Spain. Here are some highlights:

  • Odyssey Long …

By Kelly Young

Edited by David G. Fairchild, MD, MPH, and Jaye Elizabeth Hefner, MD

A low-carbohydrate diet is associated with greater weight reduction than a low-fat diet among obese adults, according to an Annals of Internal Medicine study.

Roughly 150 …

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