2010 study published in Health Affairs on the potential cost savings and improvements in patient care from adopting a surgical safety checklist.
2010 study by researchers from the Harvard Medical School and others on the relationship between different amounts of physical activity and weight changes.
2010 Harvard School of Public Health study on the relative effectiveness of regular mammography screening on breast-cancer mortality.
2010 report from the National Center on Performance Incentives at Vanderbilt University on the impact of educator merit pay on students’ performance in mathematics.
2010 survey by Pew Research Center on Americans' understanding of religious tenets, practices, history and legal dynamics.
2009 study looking at the potential for reductions in surgical complications and patient deaths from adopting a surgical safety checklist.
2010 study by researchers from UCSF, the University of Oklahoma and UC Berkeley on the prevalence of obesity among California public school students.
Study by researchers from Harvard, Vanderbilt and Brigham and Women's Hospital on the rate of hearing loss among U.S. adolescents.
2010 study by Northwestern University on the potential larger effects of early music training on the brain's development, including linguistic abilities.
2010 University of Wisconsin study on the results of mandatory financial education among very low-income families in a subsidized housing program.