Association of endometrial hyperplasia and cancer with a history of gestational diabetes
Excess circulating insulin may contribute to endometrial cancer (EC) development; studies suggest increased risk of EC associated with type 2 diabetes.
Mycoplasma genitalium on the Loose: Time to Sound the Alarm
Brief Report: Medication Sharing Is Rare Among African HIV-1 Serodiscordant Couples Enrolled in an Efficacy Trial of Oral Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for HIV-1 Prevention
Sharing of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) medications is a concern for PrEP implementation.
Early Systolic Dysfunction Following Traumatic Brain Injury: A Cohort Study
Prior studies have suggested that traumatic brain injury may affect cardiac function.
Long-Term Oral Bisphosphonate Therapy and Fractures in Older Women: The Women's Health Initiative
This study examined the association between long-term bisphosphonate use and fracture in older women at high risk of fracture.
Dapivirine vaginal ring use does not diminish the effectiveness of hormonal contraception
This study evaluated the potential for a clinically relevant drug-drug interaction with concomitant use of a dapivirine vaginal ring, a novel antiretroviral-based HIV-1 prevention strategy, and hormonal contraception by exami
Assessing the causal relationship between obesity and venous thromboembolism through a Mendelian Randomization study
Observational studies have shown an association between obesity and venous thromboembolism (VTE) but it is not known if observed associations are causal, due to reverse causation or confounding bias.
Design of the subpopulations and intermediate outcome measures in COPD (SPIROMICS) AIR study
The Subpopulations and Intermediate Outcome Measures in COPD (SPIROMICS) Air Pollution Study (SPIROMICS AIR) was initiated in 2013 to investigate the relation between individual-level estimates of short-term and long-term air
Prediagnostic alcohol consumption and colorectal cancer survival: The Colon Cancer Family Registry
Although previous studies have noted an increased risk of colorectal cancer (CRC) among moderate to heavy alcohol consumers in comparison with nondrinkers, the relation between alcohol consumption and CRC survival remains unc
Juvenile idiopathic arthritis in relation to perinatal and maternal characteristics: a case control study
Existing data on associations between maternal and early childhood exposures and juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) risk is scant and inconsistent with previous studies showing potential role for prematurity, number of sibli