Highlights of recent faculty research.

Cerebral small vessel disease genomics and its implications across the lifespan

Sargurupremraj M, Suzuki H, Jian X, Sarnowski C, Evans TE, Bis JC, Eiriksdottir G, Sakaue S, Terzikhan N, Habes M, Zhao W, Armstrong NJ, Hofer E, Yanek LR, Hagenaars SP, Kumar RB, van den Akker EB, McWhirter RE, Trompet S, Mishra A, Saba Y, Satizabal CL, Beaudet G, Petit L, Tsuchida A, Zago L, Schilling S, Sigurdsson S, Gottesman RF, Lewis CE, Aggarwal NT, Lopez OL, Smith JA, Valdés Hernández MC, van der Grond J, Wright MJ, Knol MJ, Dörr M, Thomson RJ, Bordes C, Le Grand Q, Duperron MG, Smith AV, Knopman DS, Schreiner PJ, Evans DA, Rotter JI, Beiser AS, Maniega SM, Beekman M, Trollor J, Stott DJ, Vernooij MW, Wittfeld K, Niessen WJ, Soumaré A, Boerwinkle E, Sidney S, Turner ST, Davies G, Thalamuthu A, Völker U, van Buchem MA, Bryan RN, Dupuis J, Bastin ME, Ames D, Teumer A, Amouyel P, Kwok JB, Bülow R, Deary IJ, Schofield PR, Brodaty H, Jiang J, Tabara Y, Setoh K, Miyamoto S, Yoshida K, Nagata M, Kamatani Y, Matsuda F, Psaty BM, Bennett DA, De Jager PL, Mosley TH, Sachdev PS, Schmidt R, Warren HR, Evangelou E, Trégouët DA; International Network against Thrombosis (INVENT) Consortium; International Headache Genomics Consortium (IHGC), Ikram MA, Wen W, DeCarli C, Srikanth VK, Jukema JW, Slagboom EP, Kardia SLR, Okada Y, Mazoyer B, Wardlaw JM, Nyquist PA, Mather KA, Grabe HJ, Schmidt H, Van Duijn CM, Gudnason V, Longstreth WT Jr, Launer LJ, Lathrop M, Seshadri S, Tzourio C, Adams HH, Matthews PM, Fornage M, Debette S. Nat Commun. 2020 Dec 8;11(1):6285. doi: 10.1038/s41467-020-19111-2. PMID: 33293549. 

Environmental Cadmium and Mortality from Influenza and Pneumonia in U.S. Adults

Park SK, Sack C, Sirén MJ, Hu H. Environ Health Perspect. 2020 Dec;128(12):127004. doi: 10.1289/EHP7598. Epub 2020 Dec 16. PMID: 33325772.

Nonsurgical Management of Oligozoospermia

Choy JT, Amory JK. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2020 Dec 1;105(12):e4194-207. doi: 10.1210/clinem/dgaa390. PMID: 32583849.

A rapid mobilization of 'virtual' primary care services in response to COVID-19 at Veterans Health Administration

Reddy A, Gunnink E, Deeds SA, Hagan SL, Heyworth L, Mattras TF, Nelson KM. Healthc (Amst). 2020 Dec;8(4):100464. doi: 10.1016/j.hjdsi.2020.100464. Epub 2020 Aug 18. PMID: 32992109. 

Screening is associated with a lower risk of hepatocellular carcinoma-related mortality in patients with chronic hepatitis B

Su F, Weiss NS, Beste LA, Moon AM, Jin GY, Green P, Berry K, Ioannou GN. J Hepatol. 2020 Nov 24:S0168-8278(20)33807-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2020.11.023. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33245934.

Risk factors for severe COVID-19 illness in healthcare workers: Too many unknowns

Wander PL, Orlov M, Merel SE, Enquobahrie DA. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2020 Nov;41(11):1369-1370. doi: 10.1017/ice.2020.178. Epub 2020 Apr 27. PMID: 32336303.

Primary Care of the Solid Organ Transplant Recipient

Wong, Christopher (Ed.) and many GIM chapter co-authors. Springer. 2020. 

Merits of expanding the Utstein case definition for out of hospital cardiac arrest

Shin J, Chocron R, Rea T, Kudenchuk P, McNally B, Eisenberg M. Resuscitation. 2020 Nov 18:S0300-9572(20)30555-4. doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2020.10.041. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33220350.

Hospital safety-net status and performance on publicly reported episode spending measures

Navathe AS, Zhou L, Liao JM. Am J Manag Care. 2020 Nov;26(11):483-488. doi: 10.37765/ajmc.2020.88527. PMID: 33196282.

Guidance to Reduce the Cardiovascular Burden of Ambient Air Pollutants: A Policy Statement from the American Heart Association

Joel D. Kaufman, Mitchell S.V. Elkind, Aruni Bhatnagar, Kirsten Koehler, John R. Balmes, Stephen Sidney, Melissa S. Burroughs Peña, Douglas W. Dockery, Lifang Hou, Robert D. Brook, Francine Laden, Sanjay Rajagopalan, Katherine Bishop Kendrick, Jay R. Turner, and On behalf of the American Heart Association Advocacy Coordinating Committee. Circulation. 5 Nov 2020. https://doi.org/10.1161/CIR.0000000000000930.