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Explore the latest research making an impact in medicine and healthcare research

Our portfolio of medicine and healthcare journals continues to push the boundaries of research and research communication. Discover the latest papers making waves in your community, explore further insight into the contributions of PLOS journals to the field, and keep up-to-date with the latest research in 2024.

Selected most talked about so far in 2024*

1-year weight change after diabetes diagnosis and long-term incidence and sustainability of remission of type 2 diabetes in real-world settings in Hong Kong: An observational cohort study
PLOS Medicine

Developing interconnectedness is critical in retaining rural general practitioners: A qualitative thematic analysis of recently recruited general practitioners to South East New South Wales, Australiamance of ChatGPT on USMLE: Potential for AI-assisted medical education using large language models
PLOS Global Public Health

Impact on wine sales of removing the largest serving size by the glass: An A-B-A reversal trial in 21 pubs, bars, and restaurants in England
PLOS Medicine

Unraveling the interplay of circadian rhythm and sleep deprivation on mood: A Real-World Study on first-year physicians
PLOS Digital Health

Old tools, new applications: Use of environmental bacteriophages for typhoid surveillance and evaluating vaccine impact
PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases

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Further reading and insights

PLOS publishes a broad range of research in medicine and health, spanning journals, disciplines, and regions.

Discover more research and insights in our curated research selections from across the PLOS portfolio.

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Discover special issues and collections on a range of topics, including antimicrobial resistance, mHealth, and personalized medicine.

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PLOS Mental Health is a new Open Access journal for research that leads to healthier lives by improving discussion, interdisciplinary collaboration and understanding of all aspects of mental health in individual, societal, and community contexts.

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*data taken from Altmetric, January 2024 – May 2024.

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