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Effect of screening for coronary artery disease using CT angiography on mortality and cardiac events in high-risk patients with diabetes: the FACTOR-64 randomized clinical trial.

Muhlestein JB, Lappé DL, Lima JAC, Rosen BD, May HT, Knight S, et al.. Effect of screening for coronary artery disease using CT angiography on mortality and cardiac events in high-risk patients with diabetes: the FACTOR-64 randomized clinical trial. JAMA. 2014;312(21):2234-43. DOI: 10.1001/jama.2014.15825. PubMed PMID: 25402757.

Extent, location, and clinical significance of non-infarct-related coronary artery disease among patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction.

Park D-W, Clare RM, Schulte PJ, Pieper KS, Shaw LK, Califf RM, et al. Extent, location, and clinical significance of non-infarct-related coronary artery disease among patients with ST-elevation myocardial infarction. JAMA. 2014;312(19):2019-27. DOI: 10.1001/jama.2014.15095. PubMed PMID: 25399277.

Perioperative aspirin and clonidine and risk of acute kidney injury: a randomized clinical trial.

Garg AX, Kurz A, Sessler DI, Cuerden M, Robinson A, Mrkobrada M, et al. Perioperative aspirin and clonidine and risk of acute kidney injury: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA. 2014;312(21):2254-64. DOI: 10.1001/jama.2014.15284. PubMed PMID: 25399007.

The concept of risk in comparative-effectiveness research.

Lantos JD, Spertus JA. The concept of risk in comparative-effectiveness research. N Engl J Med. 2014;371(22):2129-30. DOI: 10.1056/NEJMhle1413301. PubMed PMID: 25390458.

Inactivating mutations in NPC1L1 and protection from coronary heart disease.

Stitziel NO, Won H-H, Morrison AC, Peloso GM, Do R, Lange LA, et al. Inactivating mutations in NPC1L1 and protection from coronary heart disease. N Engl J Med. 2014;371(22):2072-82. DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1405386. PubMed PMID: 25390462.

Association of sickle cell trait with chronic kidney disease and albuminuria in African Americans.

Naik RP, Derebail VK, Grams ME, Franceschini N, Auer PL, Peloso GM, et al. Association of sickle cell trait with chronic kidney disease and albuminuria in African Americans. JAMA. 2014;312(20):2115-25. DOI: 10.1001/jama.2014.15063. PubMed PMID: 25393378.

Should life insurers have access to genetic test results?

Klitzman R, Appelbaum PS, Chung WK. Should life insurers have access to genetic test results?. JAMA. 2014;312(18):1855-6. DOI: 10.1001/jama.2014.13301. PubMed PMID: 25387181.

Evaluation of the association of maternal pertussis vaccination with obstetric events and birth outcomes.

Kharbanda EO, Vazquez-Benitez G, Lipkind HS, Klein NP, Cheetham TC, Naleway A, et al. Evaluation of the association of maternal pertussis vaccination with obstetric events and birth outcomes. JAMA. 2014;312(18):1897-904. DOI: 10.1001/jama.2014.14825. PubMed PMID: 25387187.

From the editors: Epilepsia's 2014 Operational Definition of Epilepsy survey.

Mathern GW, Beninsig L, Nehlig A. From the editors: Epilepsia's 2014 Operational Definition of Epilepsy survey. Epilepsia. 2014;55(11):1683-7. DOI: 10.1111/epi.12812. PubMed PMID: 25382795.

Flavorings in electronic cigarettes: an unrecognized respiratory health hazard?

Barrington-Trimis JL, Samet JM, McConnell R. Flavorings in electronic cigarettes: an unrecognized respiratory health hazard?. JAMA. 2014;312(23):2493-4. DOI: 10.1001/jama.2014.14830. PubMed PMID: 25383564.