This Week in PLOS Medicine: Atherosclerosis & Air Pollution, Non-melanoma Skin Cancer, & the Scottish Alcohol Industry

This week PLOS Medicine published articles ranging from research on the link between air pollution and atherosclerosis to a case study of the Scottish alcohol industry’s effect on public policy.

In a prospective cohort study, Sara Adar and colleagues found …

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This Week in PLOS Medicine: Preeclampsia & Diabetes, Ugandan Trauma Centers, & Sodium Bicarbonate during Open Heart Surgery

This week PLOS Medicine featured research and discussion on Preeclampsia as a risk factor for diabetes. A case study of trauma centers in post-conflict Uganda and research on prophylactic sodium bicarbonate during open heart surgery were also published.

Denice Feig

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This Week in PLOS Medicine: ART in South Africa, Herpes Zoster Vaccine, & PRISMA

PLOS Medicine published three articles this week, spanning research topics from life expectancy on ART in South Africa to the shingles vaccine for US seniors.

Leigh Johnson and colleagues estimated the life expectancies of HIV positive South African adults who …

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This Week in PLOS Medicine: HIV Self-Testing, Intimate Partner Femicide, Infectious Disease Surveillance, & More

 

PLOS Medicine published four new articles this week on topics ranging from a research article on intimate partner femicide in South Africa to a commentary on the global disparities of pain management.

By systematically reviewing the literature, Nitika Pant

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