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  • Time to Treatment in ST-Segment Elevation MI November 22, 2022
    For nearly 50 years, physicians have recognized the close link between ischemic time and myocardial infarct size in patients presenting with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI). Beginning in the 1970s, a series of animal experiments demonstrated the time-dependent nature of this association when investigators temporarily occluded the coronary arteries of dogs and pigs and established […]
  • Closing the Loophole on Hemp-Derived Cannabis Products November 22, 2022
    This Viewpoint discusses a federal policy loophole that allows psychotropic cannabis products to be commercially marketed and sold across the US, even in states where recreational cannabis is not legal.
  • Role Reversal November 22, 2022
    In this narrative essay, a medical student discusses how observing a patient interacting with her adult daughter was a reminder of the ways in which the roles will eventually be reversed in her relationship with her own young daughter.
  • Targeted Flu Vaccination Campaigns Needed for Certain Racial and Ethnic Groups November 22, 2022
    In a new Vital Signs report, the CDC is calling for collaborations with trusted organizations serving American Indian or Alaska Native, Black, and Hispanic communities and culturally appropriate vaccination campaigns to reverse disparities in flu hospitalizations.