Highlights of recent faculty research.

Barriers to Early Hospital Discharge: A Cross-Sectional Study at Five Academic Hospitals

Zoucha J, Hull M, Keniston A, Mastalerz K, Quinn R, Tsai A, Berman J, Lyden J, Stella SA, Echaniz M, Scaletta N, Handoyo K, Hernandez E, Saini I, Smith A, Young A, Walsh M, Zaros M, Albert RK, Burden M. J Hosp Med. 2018 Dec;13(12):816-822. doi: 10.12788/jhm.3074. PMID: 30496327.

Lessons From Reporting National Performance Measures in a Regional Setting: Washington State Community Cancer Care Report

Panattoni L, Fedorenko C, Kreizenbeck K, Sun Q, Li L, Conklin T, Lyman GH, Ramsey SD. J Oncol Pract. 2018 Dec;14(12):e801-e814. doi: 10.1200/JOP.18.00410. PMID: 30537450.

Communicating with Vulnerable Patient Populations: A Randomized Intervention to Teach Inpatients to Use the Electronic Patient Portal

Stein JN, Klein JW, Payne TH, Jackson SL, Peacock S, Oster NV, Carpenter TP, Elmore JG. Appl Clin Inform. 2018 Oct;9(4):875-883. doi: 10.1055/s-0038-1676333. Epub 2018 Dec 12. PMID: 30541152.

Medicare's Approach to Paying for Services That Promote Coordinated Care

Liao JM, Navathe AS, Press MJ. JAMA. 2018 Dec 13. doi: 10.1001/jama.2018.19315. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 30543367.

Health Care Facility Characteristics are Associated with Variation in Human Immunodeficiency Virus Pre-exposure Prophylaxis Initiation in Veteran's Health Administration

Maier MM, Gylys-Colwell I, Lowy E, Van Epps P, Ohl M, Chartier M, Beste LA. AIDS Behav. 2018 Dec 13. doi: 10.1007/s10461-018-2360-6. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 30547331.

Childbearing and maternity leave in residency: determinants and well-being outcomes

Stack SW, McKinney CM, Spiekerman C, Best JA. Postgrad Med J. 2018 Dec 15. pii: postgradmedj-2018-135960. doi: 10.1136/postgradmedj-2018-135960. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 30554173.

Adipokine profiles in preeclampsia

Chandrasekaran S, Hunt H, Melhorn S, Gammill HS, Schur EA. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2018 Dec 20:1-121. doi: 10.1080/14767058.2018.1562542. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 30572749.

Circulating sphingolipids, fasting glucose, and impaired fasting glucose: The Strong Heart Family Study

Jensen PN, Fretts AM, Yu C, Hoofnagle AN, Umans JG, Howard BV, Sitlani CM, Siscovick DS, King IB, Sotoodehnia N, McKnight B, Lemaitre RN. EBioMedicine. 2018 Dec 26. pii: S2352-3964(18)30623-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ebiom.2018.12.046. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 30594552.

Can Communication-And-Resolution Programs Achieve Their Potential? Five Key Questions

Gallagher TH, Mello MM, Sage WM, Bell SK, McDonald TB, Thomas EJ. Health Aff (Millwood). 2018 Nov;37(11):1845-1852. doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2018.0727. PMID: 30395493.

Sex hormones and measures of kidney function in the Diabetes Prevention Program Outcomes Study

Kim C, Ricardo AC, Boyko EJ, Christophi CA, Temprosa M, Watson KE, Pi-Sunyer X, Kalyani RR; Diabetes Prevention Program Research Group. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2018 Nov 5. doi: 10.1210/jc.2018-01495. PMID: 30398516.