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Two articles in this issue of The Journal reflect the diverse concerns of physicians vis-á-vis torture.1,2 If you have not yet rendered care to a torture survivor, you probably will. Former prisoners of war (POWs) and refugees number in several millions of people in the United States and...
To the Editor.
—Readers of JAMA deserve a balanced account on whether global warming (because of increases in greenhouse gases) will be good or bad for human health. The article by Dr Patz and colleagues1 fails to do this.
First, dealing with climate science,...
—We are glad Dr Gumprecht appreciates the need for postmarketing surveillance studies, and we appreciate the opportunity to respond to his concerns. Unfortunately, we may not have communicated as clearly as we could have, leading to some misinterpretations....
To the Editor.
—I read with interest the article by Dr Strom and colleagues1 regarding parental ketorolac and the risks of gastrointestinal and operative site bleeding. While I acknowledge the necessity of publishing such a postmarketing surveillance study, the...
—To examine the use of middle upper arm circumference measurement (MUAC [cm]) and body mass index measurement (BMI [kg/m2]) in the screening of severely malnourished adults during famine.
To the Editor.
—The contribution of low doses of ionizing radiation to breast cancer incidence remains uncertain because definitive studies have not been done. In their report, Dr Boice and colleagues1 claim the following: "Employment as a radiologic technologist......
Between June 1994 and October 1995, representatives of Physicians for Human Rights studied the problem of physician complicity in torture (ie, misrepresentation and omission of medical evidence in postdetention examinations of detainees) in Turkey. The research consisted of a survey of...
—To provide an epidemiologic description of physical injuries and fatalities resulting from the April 19, 1995, bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City.
Design and Setting.
Recent advances in molecular biology have important implications for human welfare. On the one hand, they help man to a deeper understanding of his own evolution and functioning as the most complex of life forms on earth.... On the other hand, molecular biology might be exploited for...
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