Daily Archives: 07/11/2019

The healing patient-physician analog relationship is in critical condition

In the history of medical care, medical records served one purpose and two masters: to record diagnosis and treatment for physicians to refer to and for patients to use to transfer care when they desired. The medical record was a simple 3 x 5 or ledger card in the 1950s. The patient paid directly for […]

Ranking Antipsychotics for Efficacy and Safety in Schizophrenia

 VIEWPOINT Christoph U. Correll, MD Department of Psychiatry, The Zucker Hillside Hospital, Northwell Health, Glen Oaks, New York; Department of Psychiatry and Molecular Medicine, Donald and Barbara School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, Hempstead, New York; The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Center for Psychiatric Neuroscience, Manhasset, New York; and Department of Child and Adolescent […]

Genome-Wide Association Studies

JAMA Guide to Statistics and Methods Xiuqing Guo, PhD; Jerome I. Rotter, MD Each individual’s genetic makeup influences the presence of, mani- festation of, and susceptibility to disease. The identification of spe- cific genetic regions that influence disease for mendelian genetic con- Clinical Review & Education    Related article page 1682 ditions, such […]