Nejm This Week - Audio Summaries



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  • NEJM This Week — June 20, 2024

    19/06/2024 Duración: 33min

    Featuring articles on combination therapy for diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, autosomal dominant Alzheimer’s disease, noninvasive ventilation for preoxygenation during emergency intubation, a novel anti-CD38 antibody in immune thrombocytopenia, and a glucose-responsive insulin for type 2 diabetes; a review article on congenital and acquired Chiari syndrome; a case report of a man with arthritis and rash; and Perspectives on ethics and innovative research on brain diseases, on sustaining and scaling up street medicine, and on the maternal crossroad.

  • NEJM This Week — June 13, 2024

    12/06/2024 Duración: 28min

    Featuring articles on T-cell cancer after CAR T-cell therapy, the early diagnosis and treatment of COPD and asthma, and the implications of race adjustment in lung-function equations; a review article on diets; a case report of a woman with the worst headache of her life; and Perspectives on efforts toward equity and on feeling guilty.

  • NEJM This Week — June 6, 2024

    05/06/2024 Duración: 23min

    Featuring articles on neoadjuvant immunotherapy for dMMR colon cancer, TAVR in patients with a small aortic annulus, gene editing and retinal degeneration, and the genetic diagnosis of rare diseases; a review article on disorders of magnesium; a case report of a woman with metastatic breast cancer; and a Perspective on malicious midwives, fruitful vines, and bearded women.

  • NEJM This Week — May 30, 2024

    29/05/2024 Duración: 39min

    Featuring articles on aficamten for obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy; early blood-pressure reduction in acute stroke; interferon-γ in autoimmune polyendocrine syndrome type 1; video laryngoscopy for intubation in neonates; hunger, thirst, and Buridan’s ass; and global health law for a safer and fairer world; a review article on medical AI and human values; a case report of a man with a pustular rash; and Perspectives on an approach toward a tobacco-free generation, on fair allocation of GLP-1 and dual GLP-1–GIP receptor agonists, on corporate medicine 2.0, and on snapshots.

  • NEJM This Week — May 16, 2024

    15/05/2024 Duración: 36min

    Featuring articles on andexanet and factor Xa inhibitor–associated hemorrhage, perioperative nivolumab in resectable lung cancer, olezarsen for familial chylomicronemia syndrome, and olezarsen for hypertriglyceridemia; a review article on climate change, extreme heat, and health; a case report of a woman with worsening rash; and Perspective articles on focusing on health care equity, on underestimated challenges for social care initiatives, on integrating public health and health care, and on learning to say goodbye.

  • NEJM This Week — May 9, 2024

    08/05/2024 Duración: 31min

    Featuring articles on gene editing in severe sickle cell disease and in transfusion-dependent β-thalassemia, thrombectomy for stroke with a large infarct, and recombinant ADAMTS13 in life-threatening immune thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura; a review article on taste physiology; a case report of a woman with back pain, leg stiffness, and falls; and Perspective articles on the public good on the docket, on reengineering addiction, on welcoming the era of gene editing in medicine, and on all’s fair in love and work.

  • NEJM This Week — May 2, 2024

    01/05/2024 Duración: 25min

    Featuring articles on a monoclonal antibody to prevent malaria, apolipoprotein A1 and outcomes after myocardial infarction, transcatheter or surgical treatment of aortic-valve stenosis, and recombinant ADAMTS13 in congenital thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura; a review article on cryptococcal disease in diverse hosts; a Clinical Problem-Solving on the meat of the matter; and a Perspective on Journal voices in the civil rights era.

  • NEJM This Week — April 25, 2024

    24/04/2024 Duración: 31min

    Featuring articles on empagliflozin after acute myocardial infarction, CD7 CAR T cells with allogeneic stem-cell transplantation, FFR-guided complete revascularization for STEMI, and nutrition for moderate-to-late preterm infants; a review article on age-related hearing loss; a case report of a man with leg weakness; and Perspective articles on hospital consolidation and physician unionization, on the myth of the free market for pharmaceuticals, and on going beyond code status.

  • NEJM This Week — April 18, 2024

    17/04/2024 Duración: 33min

    Featuring articles on adjuvant pembrolizumab after surgery in renal-cell carcinoma, beta-blockers after MI with preserved ejection fraction, a microaxial flow pump for STEMI and cardiogenic shock, and semaglutide in patients with heart failure and diabetes; a review article on retinoblastoma; a case report of a woman with confusion, aphasia, and abnormal head imaging; and Perspectives on expanding applications of clinical genetic testing, on twenty-five years after Columbine, on advocating for a healthy response to climate change, and on the silver resident.

  • NEJM This Week — April 11, 2024

    10/04/2024 Duración: 36min

    Featuring articles on alectinib in ALK-positive lung cancer, minimally invasive removal of cerebral hematomas, and CAR T-cell–mediated responses in recurrent glioblastoma; a review article on energy and macronutrients across the life span; a case report of a woman with falls and cognitive decline; a Medicine and Society on money as medicine; and Perspectives on back to the future in Alabama, on the end of B/Yamagata influenza transmission, and on the plight of DEI leaders.

  • NEJM This Week — April 4, 2024

    03/04/2024 Duración: 28min

    Featuring articles on omitting axillary dissection in breast cancer with sentinel-node metastasis, a trial of lixisenatide in early Parkinson’s disease, nirmatrelvir–ritonavir in outpatients with Covid-19, and hospitalization for chronic kidney disease; a review article on the prevention of cardiovascular disease in type 1 diabetes; a case report of a woman with hyperglycemia refractory to insulin; and a Perspective article on Nazism and the Journal.

  • NEJM This Week — March 21, 2024

    20/03/2024 Duración: 30min

    Featuring articles on autism and prenatal exposure to antiseizure medication, ribociclib plus endocrine therapy in early breast cancer, gene therapy for giant axonal neuropathy, and anti–interleukin-23 in immunodeficiency; a review article on wearable digital health technologies in clinical care; a case report of a man with a fall; and Perspective articles on physicians, spirituality, and compassionate care; on the risks posed by immediate release of test results to patients; and on what one author did not tell the medical student.

  • NEJM This Week — March 14, 2024

    13/03/2024 Duración: 33min

    Featuring articles on a blood-based test for colorectal cancer screening, a multitarget stool DNA test for colorectal cancer, iptacopan for paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria, and preterm birth and other outcomes of maternal RSV vaccination; a review article on cerebral cavernous malformations; a case report of a man with cardiac arrest, cardiogenic shock, and hypoxemia; and Perspective articles on vertical integration and American medicine; on aspirin, preeclampsia, and racism; and on a shift in the night.