Highlights of recent faculty research.

Effects of Multiple Cycles of Weight Loss and Regain on the Body-Weight Regulatory System in Rats

Rosenbaum JL, Frayo RS, Melhorn SJ, Cummings DE, Schur EA. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2019 Jul 19. doi: 10.1152/ajpendo.00110.2019. PMID: 31322412 

Physician Ordering of Screening Ultrasound: National Rates and Association With State-Level Breast Density Reporting Laws

Liao GJ, Hippe DS, Chen LE, Lee JM, Liao JM, Ramsey SD, Lee CI. J Am Coll Radiol. 2019 Jul 18. pii: S1546-1440(19)30822-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2019.07.002. PMID: 31326406 

Collaboration, Not Calculation: A Qualitative Study of How Hospital Executives Value Hospital Medicine Groups

White AA, McIlraith T, Chivu AM, Cyrus R, Cockerham C, Vora H, Vulgamore P. J Hosp Med. 2019 Jul 24;14:E1-E6. doi: 10.12788/jhm.3249. PMID: 31339842 

Ethics Education During Palliative Medicine Fellowship

Vig EK, Merel SE. Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2019 Jul 25:1049909119864300. doi: 10.1177/1049909119864300. PMID: 31342770 

Increased Risk for Hepatocellular Carcinoma Persists Up to 10 Years After HCV Eradication in Patients with Baseline Cirrhosis or High FIB-4 Scores

Ioannou GN, Beste LA, Green PK, Singal AG, Tapper EB, Waljee AK, Sterling RK, Feld JJ, Kaplan DE, Taddei TH, Berry K. Gastroenterology. 2019 Jul 26. pii: S0016-5085(19)41130-X. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2019.07.033. PMID: 31356807 

New alcohol-related genes suggest shared genetic mechanisms with neuropsychiatric disorders

Evangelou E, Gao H, Chu C, … Lemaitre RN, Lind PA, … Penninx BWJH, Psaty BM, … Desrivières S, Schumann G, Elliott P. Nat Hum Behav. 2019 Jul 29. doi: 10.1038/s41562-019-0653-z. PMID: 31358974

A Pilot Study of Mindful Body Awareness Training as an Adjunct to Office-Based Medication Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder

Price CJ, Merrill JO, McCarty RL, Pike KC, Tsui JI. J Subst Abuse Treat. 2019 May 23. PMID: 31174929

Patient safety and the ageing physician: a qualitative study of key stakeholder attitudes and experiences

White AA, Sage WM, Osinska PH, Salgaonkar MJ, Gallagher TH. BMJ Qual Saf. 2019 Jun;28(6):468-475. doi: 10.1136/bmjqs-2018-008276. Epub 2018 Sep 20. PMID: 30237318

Patient-Reported Access in the Patient-Centered Medical Home and Avoidable Hospitalizations: an Observational Analysis of the Veterans Health Administration

Augustine MR, Nelson KM, Fihn SD, Wong ES. J Gen Intern Med. 2019 Jun 3. doi: 10.1007/s11606-019-05060-0. PMID: 31161568 

Association of dietary folate and vitamin B-12 intake with genome-wide DNA methylation in blood: a large-scale epigenome-wide association analysis in 5841 individuals

Mandaviya PR, Joehanes R, Brody J, Castillo-Fernandez JE, Dekkers KF, Do AN, Graff M, Hänninen IK, Tanaka T, de Jonge EAL, Kiefte-de Jong JC, Absher DM, Aslibekyan S, de Rijke YB, Fornage M, Hernandez DG, Hurme MA, Ikram MA, Jacques PF, Justice AE, Kiel DP, Lemaitre RN, Mendelson MM, Mikkilä V, Moore AZ, Pallister T, Raitakari OT, Schalkwijk CG, Sha J, Slagboom EPE, Smith CE, Stehouwer CDA, Tsai PC, Uitterlinden AG, van der Kallen CJH, van Heemst D, BIOS Consortium, CHARGE Consortium Epigenetics Working Group, CHARGE Consortium Nutrition Working Group, Arnett DK, Bandinelli S, Bell JT, Heijmans BT, Lehtimäki T, Levy D, North KE, Sotoodehnia N, van Greevenbroek MMJ, van Meurs JBJ, Heil SG. Am J Clin Nutr. 2019 Jun 5. pii: nqz031. doi: 10.1093/ajcn/nqz031. PMID: 31165884