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Tag: JAMA

2 11/27/2018

Is social media hurting science … and people?

7/11/2018

Screening for atrial fibrillation with a wearable patch: Seek and ye shall find … and then what?

1 6/14/2018

Headlines raise alarm over prescription drug depression risk. But who qualifies as depressed?

1 4/19/2018

Between news release hype and peer-reviewed publication, patients wait in limbo

4 3/8/2018

Prostate cancer screening: massive study gets minimal coverage. Why?

6 4/17/2017

Selling Adult ADHD: NPR coverage helps advance drug industry marketing campaign

1/19/2017

Is it asthma? Many diagnosed with condition receive unnecessary or incorrect treatment

8/31/2016

A new osteoporosis drug that’s “better” than an existing option? How this misleading message reached consumers and how it could have been avoided

1 6/10/2015

A flawed news release, and the resulting coverage, of a study on breastfeeding and leukemia

4 11/12/2014

A 15-year retrospective on a shared decision-making encounter, a lawsuit, and not winning