About Journal Watch
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To help physicians and allied health professionals save time and stay informed by providing brief, clearly written, clinically focused perspectives on the medical developments that affect practice.
Medicine that matters in 13 specialties
Journal Watch Physician Editorial Boards survey the medical literature, select the most important research and guidelines, distill them into focused summaries, and frame them in a clinical context. In addition, they cover the most important medical news, drug information, and public health alerts.
And the most important medical news every weekday morning
Physician’s First Watch is your FREE daily dose of the handful of medical news stories and announcements you need to know about delivered to your inbox each weekday morning.
Organized to help you find what you want fast
Dig into one of our 13 specialties to find the information you need. See what our physician-editors have to say and let them point you to other relevant content if you want to dig deeper. Or if you prefer, browse one of our 20 topic areas where information on a condition diabetes, for example from across our 13 specialties is easily available in one place.
With the tools that make it easy to stay informed
Journal Watch offers Physician’s First Watch our daily news service delivered to your inbox each weekday morning. Plus over 30 daily, weekly and monthly free e-mail alerts to help you stay on top of the news and to alert you when new content is published in the areas that matter to you most.
All from a source you can count on
Journal Watch editors are both practicing physicians and thought leaders in their fields. They understand both the medical science and the clinical implications behind medical news. And they write with the context and clarity that keeps you informed and saves you time.
Produced by the publishers of the New England Journal of Medicine, Journal Watch delivers independent, practical, and concise information you can trust.