Highlights of recent faculty research.

Integrating Palliative Care into the Oncology Care Model via Clinical Pathways

Baclig NV, Liao JM. J Clin Pathways. 2019;5(9):51-53. doi:10.25270/jcp.2019.11.00102. Received July 14, 2019; accepted September 26, 2019.

Your Patient Is Now Reading Your Note: Opportunities, Problems, and Prospects

Jared W. Klein, Sara L. Jackson, Sigall K. Bell, Melissa K. Anselmo, Jan Walker, Tom Delbanco, Joann G. Elmore. The American Journal of Medicine. Volume 129, Issue 10, October 2016, Pages 1018-1021

Prevention as a Population Health Strategy

Marcotte LM, Dugdale DC. Prim Care. 2019 Dec;46(4):493-503. doi: 10.1016/j.pop.2019.07.004. Epub 2019 Jul 31. Review. PMID: 31655746 

Status of health information exchange: a comparison of six countries

Payne TH, Lovis C, Gutteridge C, Pagliari C, Natarajan S, Yong C, Zhao LP. J Glob Health. 2019 Dec;9(2):0204279. doi: 10.7189/jogh.09.020427. PMID: 31673351 

How to use clinical signs and symptoms to estimate the probability of limb ischaemia in patients with a diabetic foot ulcer

Boyko EJ. Diabetes Metab Res Rev. 2019 Dec 16:e3241. doi: 10.1002/dmrr.3241. PMID: 31845475 

To Succeed, MIPS Value Pathways Need More Episodic Cost Measures

Joshua M. Liao, Sophie C. Miller, Amol S. Navathe. Health Affairs Blog, November 14, 2019. DOI: 10.1377/hblog20191107.686469 

Recurrent Sinopulmonary Infections in a Patient Whose HIV Masked Common Variable Immunodeficiency

Gollapudi D, O'Donnell M, NeSmith M, Kent K, Hunter AJ. J Gen Intern Med. 2019 Nov 1. doi: 10.1007/s11606-019-05435-3. PMID: 31677106

Making cardiac surgery feasible in African countries: Experience from Namibia, Uganda, and Zambia

Forcillo J, Watkins DA, Brooks A, Hugo-Hamman C, Chikoya L, Oketcho M, Thourani VH, Zühlke L; contributors from Namibia, Zambia, and Uganda. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2019 Nov;158(5):1384-1393. doi: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2019.01.054. Epub 2019 Jan 26. PMID: 30819574

Alanine Aminotransferase Results Differ by Analyzer Manufacturer in a National Integrated Health Setting, 2012–2017

Beste LA, Icardi M, Hunt CM, Gylys-Colwell I, Lowy E, Taylor L, Morgan TR, Chang MF, Maier MM, Cheung R. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2019 Nov 7. doi: 10.5858/arpa.2018-0622-OA. PMID: 31697169 

The Association Between Neighborhood Socioeconomic and Housing Characteristics with Hospitalization: Results of a National Study of Veterans

Hatef E, Kharrazi H, Nelson K, Sylling P, Ma X, Lasser EC, Searle KM, Predmore Z, Batten AJ, Curtis I, Fihn S, Weiner JP. J Am Board Fam Med. 2019 Nov-Dec;32(6):890-903. doi: 10.3122/jabfm.2019.06.190138. PMID: 31704758