JAMA – February 21, 2017, Vol 317, No. 7, Pages 663-780

February 21, 2017, Vol 317, No. 7, Pages 663-780

Emerging and Reemerging Infectious Diseases – The Dichotomy Between Acute Outbreaks and Chronic Endemicity
Catharine I. Paules, MD; Anthony S. Fauci, MD
JAMA. 2017;317(7):691-692. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.21079
This Viewpoint discusses the importance of continuing infectious diseases research, even after outbreaks subside and disease progression becomes endemic.

Using Design Thinking to Differentiate Useful From Misleading Evidence in Observational Research
Steven N. Goodman, MD, MHS, PhD; Sebastian Schneeweiss, MD, ScD; Michael Baiocchi, PhD
JAMA. 2017;317(7):705-707. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.19970