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Want to hear the latest in medical research, reviews, and perspectives from the NEJM? Our summaries are available weekly.

NEJM This Week — Audio Summaries The New England Journal of Medicine

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Want to hear the latest in medical research, reviews, and perspectives from the NEJM? Our summaries are available weekly.

    NEJM This Week — July 9, 2020

    NEJM This Week — July 9, 2020

    Featuring articles on an antisense oligonucleotide for SOD1 ALS, the treatment of familial ALS with a viral vector, angiogenesis and Covid-19, a multifactorial strategy to prevent serious fall injuries, and nemolizumab for atopic dermatitis; a review article on cervical spondylosis; a case report of a homeless man with Covid-19; and Perspective articles on social prescribing; on ensuring choice for people with kidney failure; on disease control, civil liberties, and mass testing; and on coronavirus and the Navajo Nation. Supplement to the New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 383, No. 2.

    • 28 min
    NEJM This Week — July 2, 2020

    NEJM This Week — July 2, 2020

    Featuring articles on antibiotics for pneumonia in children, triple therapy for COPD, Apgar score and neonatal mortality in preterm infants, and rhythmic protein expression and the beta cell; a review article on bipolar disorder; a Clinical Problem-Solving on cryptic cachexia; and Perspective articles on four decades of HIV/AIDS; on age, complexity, and crisis; on the cost, price, and debt of medical education; and on blame. Supplement to the New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 383, No. 1.

    • 29 min
    NEJM This Week — June 25, 2020

    NEJM This Week — June 25, 2020

    Featuring articles on allopurinol and kidney function in type 1 diabetes, the effects of allopurinol on progression of chronic kidney disease, the effect on patient safety of eliminating extended resident physician shifts, higher-dose hydroxyurea for sickle cell anemia, and black patients and white patients with Covid-19; a review article on salicylate toxicity; a case report of a girl with severe psychological distress after family separation; and Perspective articles on physician burnout; on kinder, gentler dementia-friendly Alzheimer’s care; and on how medical education is missing the bull’s-eye. Supplement to the New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 382, No. 26.

    • 25 min
    NEJM This Week — June 18, 2020

    NEJM This Week — June 18, 2020

    We discuss the latest in medical research and ideas.

    • 29 min
    NEJM This Week — June 11, 2020

    NEJM This Week — June 11, 2020

    We discuss the latest in medical research and ideas.

    • 30 min
    NEJM This Week — June 4, 2020

    NEJM This Week — June 4, 2020

    We discuss the latest in medical research and ideas.

    • 32 min

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