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Highlights from the Current Issue – Audiovisual Summary

      Dr Thomas Gerber, Associate Editor for Mayo Clinic Proceedings, discusses the articles featured, on the cover page of the July 2013 issue.
      These include:
      “Vitamin D for Health: A Global Perspective,”
      by Drs Arash Hossein-nezhad and Michael F. Holick;
      “Technological and Treatment Imperatives, Life-Sustaining Technologies, and Associated Ethical and Social Challenges,”
      by Drs Paul S. Mueller and C. Christopher Hook;
      “Emergency Cardiac Support With Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Cardiac Arrest,”
      by Dr Marysia S. Tweet and colleagues;
      “The Perioperative Management of Patients With Left Ventricular Assist Devices Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery,”
      by Dr David W. Barbara and colleagues;
      “Preferences for Resuscitation and Intubation Among Patients With Do-Not-Resuscitate/Do-Not-Intubate Orders,”
      by Dr John E. Jesus and colleagues;
      “Substituted Judgment in Principle and Practice: A National Physician Survey,”
      by Dr Michael P. Combs and colleagues;
      “Reperfusion Therapy for Acute Ischemic Stroke: How Should We React to the Third Interventional Management of Stroke (IMS III) Trial?”
      by Dr James F. Meschia and colleagues;
      “Introduction to the Symposium on Regenerative Medicine,”
      by Drs Eric L. Matteson and Andre Terzic;
      “Regenerative Medicine Primer,”
      by Drs Andre Terzic and Timothy J. Nelson;
      “Marijuana and Chronic Nonmalignant Pain in Adolescents,”
      Dr Tracy E. Harrison and colleagues;
      “Age and Sex Patterns of Drug Prescribing in a Defined American Population,”
      Dr Wenjun Zhong and colleagues

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