Posts in the ‘What’s New’ Category

Find Your Favorite Features on the Revitalized NEJM.org

Posted by • March 22nd, 2018

For our sixth and final post in the new NEJM.org tour series, we have answers to some frequently asked questions. One common thread has been, “I love the intuitive new design but am unsure where to find some of my favorite features.” While most features are still readily available through the site’s primary navigation menu, the… Read More…

Register Now for Free Live Web Event on Epidemics Featuring Bill Gates

Posted by • March 20th, 2018

Zika. Ebola. H1N1. SARS. Malaria. Cholera. In recent years, we have seen global outbreaks of these and other infectious diseases. Today, every epidemic has the potential of becoming a pandemic with catastrophic implications for global health. Professionals in medicine and public health must make containing the next epidemic an urgent priority. EPIDEMICS GOING VIRAL: INNOVATION VS. NATURE… Read More…

Revitalized NEJM.org Offers Something for Every Medical Learner

Posted by • March 8th, 2018

Lifestyles of medical professionals have changed greatly over the past two decades. Imperatives for pursuing lifelong medical learning have continued to multiply, while time available for doing so has grown increasingly scarce. All along, the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) has been innovating to address this challenge, adding high-quality imagery, video, audio, interactive challenges,… Read More…

Revitalized NEJM.org Serves Up a More Intuitive Search Experience

Posted by • February 15th, 2018

Welcome back to our tour of the revitalized NEJM.org. In Parts 1–3 of our series, we explored the many new pathways you now have for quickly and easily finding all the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) content of interest to you at any given time. If you’re more of a searcher than a browser, we… Read More…

Quickly and Easily Find on NEJM.org the Information That’s Relevant to You

Posted by • February 9th, 2018

When you are grappling with a difficult or unusual clinical case, researching a paper, or preparing for a teaching or research presentation, the revitalized NEJM.org makes it easy for you discover all that the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) has to offer. In Part 1 of our tour series we looked at the updated design… Read More…

On the New NEJM.org, There’s a Tool for That!

Posted by • February 2nd, 2018

Welcome back for Part 2 in our blog tour of all the ways the revitalized NEJM.org makes it faster and easier for you to discover, experience, and make use of the most compelling and professionally relevant medical research available from the New England Journal of Medicine. In Part 1 of our series, we looked at the… Read More…

Take the Case Challenge: A Newborn with Thrombocytopenia, Cataracts, and Hepatosplenomegaly

Posted by • January 26th, 2018

A newborn boy was transferred to the neonatal intensive care unit (ICU) because of thrombocytopenia and abnormal results on an eye examination for red reflex and on a hearing screening. What is the most likely diagnosis? Read the case description. Then vote and comment about what the diagnosis may be and what diagnostic tests will prove useful…. Read More…

Experience NEJM.org Faster and More Easily than Ever Before

Posted by • January 25th, 2018

There are three things we know about readers of the New England Journal Medicine. You: Are lifelong medical learners who care deeply about advancing medicine through rigorous, evidence-based research. Lead exceptionally busy lives. Wake up every day to an extraordinary array of new information – medical and otherwise – clamoring for your attention. These three facts… Read More…

New Interactive Medical Case: “In the Balance”

Posted by • January 19th, 2018

A 71-year-old man presented to the emergency department with a 3-day history of changes in mental status. His partner noted that the patient had become more irritable than usual and was behaving as if other people were in the room with him when no one else was present. The patient had also had several episodes… Read More…

New Clinical Decisions article: Management of Sentinel-Node Metastasis in Melanoma

Posted by • January 16th, 2018

In a new Clinical Decisions article, Ms. Evans, 52-year-old woman, awaits an assessment of her recent diagnosis of melanoma. She had initially presented to her primary care physician 6 weeks earlier with an irregular lesion on her right arm. After a punch biopsy, a superficial spreading melanoma was diagnosed. She was referred to a surgical… Read More…