New England Journal of Medicine

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0028-4793
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1533-4406
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  1. Gestational Hypertension and Preeclampsia in Living Kidney Donors

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):1468 (2015) PMID 25853753

    To the Editor: Garg et al. (Jan. 8 issue)1 report an increased risk of preeclampsia and gestational hypertension among living kidney donors but do not note whether there was an increased risk of gestational diabetes, although such a risk has been reported.2 Since donors may be more awa...
  2. Long-Term Efficacy of a Hepatitis E Vaccine
    Author(s) unavailable

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):1478 (2015) PMID 25853767

    Long-Term Efficacy of a Hepatitis E Vaccine Original Article, N Engl J Med 2015;372:914-922. In the Abstract (page 914), the first sentence of Results should have ended, “. . . a vaccine efficacy of 86.8% (95% confidence interval, 71 to 94) in the modified intention-to-treat analysis,”...
  3. Medicare's Step Back from Global Payments — Unbundling Postoperative Care

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):1385 (2015) PMID 25839843

    Owing to concerns about the accuracy of payments for postoperative care, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services has announced that surgeries for which it has bundled payments for care during a 10- or 90-day global period will be shifted to a 0-day global period. Many ...
  4. PML in a Patient without Severe Lymphocytopenia Receiving Dimethyl Fumarate

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):1474 (2015) PMID 25853764

    Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy developed in a 64-year-old woman who was treated with compounded dimethyl fumarate for psoriasis. Lymphocytopenia in this patient was not as severe as in other patients with PML receiving fumaric acid esters. To the Editor: Fumaric a...
  5. PML in a Patient without Severe Lymphocytopenia Receiving Dimethyl Fumarate

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):1474 (2015) PMID 25853764

    Progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy developed in a 64-year-old woman who was treated with compounded dimethyl fumarate for psoriasis. Lymphocytopenia in this patient was not as severe as in other patients with PML receiving fumaric acid esters. To the Editor: Fumaric a...
  6. Incisional Keloid

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):1453 (2015) PMID 25853749

    A 24-year-old man underwent thoracic surgery for pulmonary hydatid disease, and 8 weeks later, asymptomatic tumorlike, cutaneous lesions developed over the incision site. The patient was receiving albendazole as an adjunct therapy. A clinical diagnosis of keloid was made. A 2...
  7. A Man with Diarrhea and Back Pain

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):e21 (2015) PMID 25839865

    This interactive feature presents the case of a 43-year-old man with a 6-week history of constant and diffuse abdominal pain and diarrhea six to seven times daily. Test your diagnostic and therapeutic skills at NEJM.org. A 43-year-old man presented with a 6-week history of ab...
  8. Case 26-2014: A 21-Month-Old Boy with Lethargy, Respiratory Distress, and Abdominal Distention
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    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):1478 (2015) PMID 25839862

    Case 26-2014: A 21-Month-Old Boy with Lethargy, Respiratory Distress, and Abdominal Distention Case Records of the Massachusetts General Hospital, N Engl J Med 2014;371:767-773. In the Renal Management and Follow-up section (page 772), in the first sentence of the fourth paragraph, the...
  9. The Next Epidemic — Lessons from Ebola

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):1381 (2015) PMID 25782701

    As the Ebola epidemic fades from the world's attention, we risk missing the opportunity to learn from it. One key lesson is that the world needs a global warning and response system for outbreaks. Bill Gates sketches a vision for such a system. Perhaps the only good news from...
  10. Epiglottitis in an Adult

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):e20 (2015) PMID 25853768

    A previously healthy 65-year-old woman presented with a 7-day history of throat pain, difficulty swallowing, muffled voice, and fevers. Lateral soft-tissue radiography of the neck showed the “thumb sign,” indicating a swollen epiglottis, suggestive of epiglottitis. A previous...
  11. Surgical Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation — When, Why, and How?

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):1465 (2015) PMID 25853752

    In 1987, Dr. James L. Cox performed the first maze procedure for surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation.1 Previous efforts at surgical correction were not uniformly successful, and some procedures corrected cardiac rhythm but did not restore synchronized atrial contraction. Cox's maz...
  12. Incisional Keloid

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):1453 (2015) PMID 25839847

    A 24-year-old man underwent thoracic surgery for pulmonary hydatid disease, and 8 weeks later, asymptomatic tumorlike, cutaneous lesions developed over the incision site. The patient was receiving albendazole as an adjunct therapy. A clinical diagnosis of keloid was made. A 2...
  13. This Week in the Journal
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    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):1388 (2015)

  14. Case 11-2015: A 28-Year-Old Woman with Headache, Fever, and a Rash

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):1454 (2015) PMID 25853750

    A 28-year-old woman was seen in the emergency department of this hospital because of the acute onset of headache, fever, rash, and myalgias. On examination, she had petechiae on the chest, abdomen, and thighs and a purpuric lesion on the right shoulder. Presentation of Case ...
  15. Epiglottitis in an Adult

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):e20 (2015) PMID 25853768

    A previously healthy 65-year-old woman presented with a 7-day history of throat pain, difficulty swallowing, muffled voice, and fevers. Lateral soft-tissue radiography of the neck showed the “thumb sign,” indicating a swollen epiglottis, suggestive of epiglottitis. A previous...
  16. Surgical Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation — When, Why, and How?

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):1465 (2015) PMID 25853752

    In 1987, Dr. James L. Cox performed the first maze procedure for surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation.1 Previous efforts at surgical correction were not uniformly successful, and some procedures corrected cardiac rhythm but did not restore synchronized atrial contraction. Cox's maz...
  17. Incisional Keloid

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):1453 (2015) PMID 25853749

    A 24-year-old man underwent thoracic surgery for pulmonary hydatid disease, and 8 weeks later, asymptomatic tumorlike, cutaneous lesions developed over the incision site. The patient was receiving albendazole as an adjunct therapy. A clinical diagnosis of keloid was made. A 2...
  18. Epiglottitis in an Adult

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):e20 (2015) PMID 25853768

    A previously healthy 65-year-old woman presented with a 7-day history of throat pain, difficulty swallowing, muffled voice, and fevers. Lateral soft-tissue radiography of the neck showed the “thumb sign,” indicating a swollen epiglottis, suggestive of epiglottitis. A previous...
  19. A Man with Diarrhea and Back Pain

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):e21 (2015) PMID 25853769

    This interactive feature presents the case of a 43-year-old man with a 6-week history of constant and diffuse abdominal pain and diarrhea six to seven times daily. Test your diagnostic and therapeutic skills at NEJM.org. A 43-year-old man presented with a 6-week history of ab...
  20. Surgical Ablation of Atrial Fibrillation — When, Why, and How?

    New England Journal of Medicine 372(15):1465 (2015) PMID 25853752

    In 1987, Dr. James L. Cox performed the first maze procedure for surgical ablation of atrial fibrillation.1 Previous efforts at surgical correction were not uniformly successful, and some procedures corrected cardiac rhythm but did not restore synchronized atrial contraction. Cox's maz...