Published continually since 1997, The Permanente Journal is a MEDLINE-indexed, peer-reviewed journal of medical science, social science in medicine, and medical humanities.



Fall 2019

A 10-Year Analysis of 3693 Craniotomies during a Transition to Multidisciplinary Teams, Protocols, and Pathways


Predictive Factors for Early Relapse in Multiple Myeloma after Autologous Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant


Lifestyle Interventions and Carotid Plaque Burden: A Comparative Analysis of Two Lifestyle Intervention Programs in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease


Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection: Clinical Characteristics, Management, and Outcomes in a Racially and Ethnically Diverse Community-Based Cohort


Fixing a Fragmented System: Impact of a Comprehensive Geriatric Hip Fracture Program on Long-Term Mortality


Diffusion of Excellence: Accelerating the Spread of Clinical Innovation and Best Practices across the Nation’s Largest Health System


Association of Type and Frequency of Postsurgery Care with Revision Surgery after Total Joint Replacement


Clinical Use Cases for a Tool to Assess Risk in Superficial Bladder Cancer


Feasibility of a Telemedicine-Administered, Pharmacist-Staffed, Protocol-Driven, Multicenter Program for Kidney Stone Prevention in a Large Integrated Health Care System: Results of a Pilot Program


Feeding Jejunostomy Tube Placed during Esophagectomy: Is There an Effect on Postoperative Outcomes?


Minimally Invasive Repair of Pediatric Morgagni Hernias Using Transfascial Sutures with Extracorporeal Knot Tying


Statin-Associated Cardiomyopathy Responds to Statin Withdrawal and Administration of Coenzyme Q10


Function of the Medical Team Quarterback: Patient, Family, and Physician Perspectives on Team Care Coordination in Patient- and Family-Centered Primary Care


How to Move a "Giant": 7 Lessons Learned for Making a Change in a Large Organization





California Lilac
Latifat Apatira, MD


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Dia de los Muertos
Jorge A Ramirez, MD


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Fall Colors
Jorge A Ramirez, MD

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Rule 1: Recognizing the Rules and Patterns to Solve Problems and Puzzles Brings Internal, Fundamental Joy
Mihal Emberton, MD, MPH, MS

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Feathered Breath
Ronan Allencherril


KP CME Schedule

Health and Wellness Coaching

Health and Wellness Coaching and Psychiatric Care Collaboration in a Multimodal Intervention for Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: A Case Report
Elizabeth Ahmann, ScD, RN, PCC, NBC-HWC; Katherine Smith, MPH, ACC, NBC-HWC; Laurie Ellington, MA, LPC, RCC, PCC, HMCT; Rebecca O Pille, PhD, MS, CHWC, CWP

Confusion vs Broca Aphasia

Confusion vs Broca Aphasia: A Case Report
Regina Wang, MD, MPH; Christi Wiley, MD


Image Diagnosis: An Uncommon Cause of Painful Trigeminal Neuropathy
Rita Raimundo, MD; Inês Rego, MD; Andreia Veiga, MD


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