National Academy of Medicine

Community-Based Models of Care Delivery for People with Serious Illness

The 20th century saw remarkable improvements in life expectancy (NIA, 2011). Improvements in access to clean water, disease scree
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Payment Reform for Better Value and Medical Innovation

  Introduction Over the past 50-60 years, biomedical science and technology in the United States have advanced at a remarkable pace, allowing
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Health Literacy and Palliative Care: What Really Happens to Patients

The authors gave a presentation at an Institute of Medicine Roundtable on Health Literacy workshop titled “Health L
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Physical Activity in Older People

Physiological function and resiliency decline with age, even among the most robust sectors of the older adult population. The degree to which this de
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