Every week, Kaiser Health News reporter Shefali S. Kulkarni compiles a selection of recently released health policy studies and briefs for Kaiser Health News’ Daily Report.
This week in Research Roundup:JAMA finds the quality of care at rural “critical access hospitals” to be wanting. Health Affairs compares spending in various state Medicaid programs. The National Bureau of Economic Research releases Oregon Health Insurance Experiment findings. Archives of Internal Medicine finds little change in the number of doctors accepting Medicare. The Journal of Head and Face Pain examines real-world costs of migraine treatments. Archives of Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine weighs the effectiveness of childhood obesity screenings.