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Announcing NEJM Resident 360

• June 21st, 2016

No one said residency would be easy. But it doesn’t have to be quite so hard. NEJM Resident 360, a new website and discussion platform from NEJM Group, gives residents the information, resources, and support they need to approach each rotation with confidence. Rotation Prep helps residents solidify their foundational medical knowledge with materials that have… Read More…


Apply to Be an NEJM Editorial Fellow

• June 14th, 2016

The NEJM invites applications for three one-year, full-time, paid editorial fellowships beginning in July 2017 from medical professionals at any career stage. Applications are due by August 15, 2016. The editorial fellows review and edit Images in Clinical Medicine submissions, organize the Clinical Decisions series, and write the Quick Takes under the supervision of senior editors. The fellows… Read More…


Apply for the NEJM Resident Program

• December 14th, 2015

The New England Journal of Medicine is offering a two-week elective course for trainees and fellows PGY3 and higher who seek a deeper understanding of how a peer-review journal works and how editors make decisions about publishing papers. It is a participatory elective based on the New England Journal of Medicine and taught at our editorial offices in… Read More…


Announcing NEJM Catalyst

• December 10th, 2015

NEJM Group announces the launch of NEJM Catalyst, which connects health care executives, clinical leaders, and clinicians with practical approaches and actionable steps to implement changes in their organizations that improve the value of health care delivery and patient care. NEJM Catalyst articles, case studies, video talks, and events are organized around key themes impacting health… Read More…


New Interactive Medical Case: “A Man with Bizarre Behavior”

• August 13th, 2015

A 24-year-old man was brought to the emergency department by ambulance after exhibiting abnormal and agitated behavior. On presentation, he was wearing only underwear and yelling “I am God!” repeatedly. He was alert, awake, and talkative but was not responsive to direct questioning. Although his speech was fluent, its content was illogical and was not… Read More…


Take the Fluids and Electrolytes Challenge

• July 22nd, 2015

A 28-year-old man presents with diabetic ketoacidosis after an influenza-like illness. Lab values include: sodium 144 mmol/L, potassium 5.7 mmol /L, chloride 98 mmol /L, sodium bicarbonate 13 mmol/L, creatinine 1.5 mg/dL, BUN 30 mg/dL, glucose 702 mg/dL, and venous pH 7.2. What is the best strategy to support this patient? Take the poll and comment… Read More…


Now on the NEJM Group Open Forum

• July 21st, 2015

Here’s an update with the latest on the NEJM Group Open Forum. The NEJM CareerCenter, in conjunction with Medstro and the American Physician Scientist Association, today opens an exploration of topics related to physician-scientist careers. Take the opportunity to chat with an esteemed panel from the National Institutes of Health, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and the Mayo… Read More…


Take the Case Challenge: A Woman with Headache, Fever, and Rash

• March 26th, 2015

A 28-year-old woman presented with headache, fever, and a rash, plus nausea and one episode of nonbloody, nonbilious emesis. The skin lesions were small, red, flat, nonpruritic, and nonpainful. What is the most likely diagnosis? What diagnostic tests are indicated? Read the case description. Then vote and comment about what the diagnosis may be and what… Read More…


New Conversations on the NEJM Group Open Forum

• February 26th, 2015

Now on the NEJM Group Open Forum, NEJM authors and experts are discussing: What had historically been their approach to the introduction of peanut in their infant patients with severe eczema, egg allergy, or both, even before the publication of the LEAP trial of peanut allergy. Their thoughts on the opportunities for precision medicine in preventative… Read More…


Take the Case Challenge

• July 10th, 2014

A 41-year-old man was admitted to the hospital in midsummer because of fever, rash, pancytopenia, and abnormal results of liver-function tests. What is the diagnosis? What diagnostic tests are indicated? Read the case description for the next Case Record of the Massachusetts General Hospital, and then vote and comment now on NEJM.org. In a few days,… Read More…