Highlights of recent faculty research.

Variants of concern are overrepresented among post-vaccination breakthrough infections of SARS-CoV-2 in Washington State

McEwen AE, Cohen S, Bryson-Cahn C, Liu C, Pergam SA, Lynch J, Schippers A, Strand K, Whimbey E, Mani NS, Zelikoff AJ, Makarewicz VA, Brown ER, Bakhash SAM, Baker NR, Castor J, Livingston RJ, Huang ML, Jerome KR, Greninger AL, Roychoudhury P. Clin Infect Dis. 2021 Jun 24:ciab581. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciab581. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34166484.

Risk factors for adverse outcomes among 35 879 veterans with and without diabetes after diagnosis with COVID-19

Wander PL, Lowy E, Beste LA, Tulloch-Palomino L, Korpak A, Peterson AC, Young BA, Boyko EJ. BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care. 2021 Jun;9(1):e002252. doi: 10.1136/bmjdrc-2021-002252. PMID: 34083248.

Contemplating the COVID-19 Vaccine in Pregnancy

Cassedy Mahrer Owen. SGIM Forum. Vol 44, No 6. June 2021. 

Anti-SARS-CoV-2 antibody levels measured by the Advise Dx SARS-CoV-2 assay are concordant with previously available serologic assays but are not fully predictive of sterilizing immunity

Bradley BT, Bryan A, Fink SL, Goecker EA, Roychoudhury P, Huang ML, Zhu H, Chaudhary A, Madarampalli B, Lu JYC, Strand K, Whimbey E, Bryson-Cahn C, Schippers A, Mani NS, Pepper G, Jerome KR, Morishima C, Coombs RW, Wener M, Cohen S, Greninger AL. J Clin Microbiol. 2021 Jun 24:JCM0098921. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00989-21. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34165323.

A Machine Learning Model to Successfully Predict Future Diagnosis of Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia With Retrospective Electronic Health Records Data

Hauser RG, Esserman D, Beste LA, Ong SY, Colomb DG, Bhargava A, Wadia R, Rose MG. Am J Clin Pathol. 2021 Jun 29:aqab086. doi: 10.1093/ajcp/aqab086. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34184028.

Heterozygous Variants of CLPB are a Cause of Severe Congenital Neutropenia

Warren JT, Cupo RR, Wattanasirakul P, Spencer D, Locke AE, Makaryan V, Bolyard AA, Kelley ML, Kingston NL, Shorter J, Bellanné-Chantelot C, Donadieu J, Dale DC, Link DC. Blood. 2021 Jun 11:blood.2021010762. doi: 10.1182/blood.2021010762. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34115842.

A National Goal to Advance Health Equity Through Value-Based Payment

Liao JM, Lavizzo-Mourey RJ, Navathe AS. JAMA. 2021 Jun 22;325(24):2439-2440. doi: 10.1001/jama.2021.8562. PMID: 34086054.

The Primary Care Analytics Team: Integrating research and clinical care within the Veterans Health Administration Office of Primary Care

Nelson K, Reddy A, Stockdale SE, Rose D, Fihn S, Rosland AM, Stewart G, Denietolis A, Curtis I, Mori A, Rubenstein L. Healthc (Amst). 2021 Jun;8 Suppl 1:100491. doi: 10.1016/j.hjdsi.2020.100491. Epub 2021 Jun 23. PMID: 34175100.

From implementation to sustainment: A large-scale adverse event disclosure support program generated through embedded research in the Veterans Health Administration

Elwy AR, Maguire EM, McCullough M, George J, Bokhour BG, Durfee JM, Martinello RA, Wagner TH, Asch SM, Gifford AL, Gallagher TH, Walker Y, Sharpe VA, Geppert C, Holodniy M, West G. Healthc (Amst). 2021 Jun;8 Suppl 1:100496. doi: 10.1016/j.hjdsi.2020.100496. Epub 2021 Jun 23. PMID: 34175102.

Association Between Hospital Voluntary Participation, Mandatory Participation, or Nonparticipation in Bundled Payments and Medicare Episodic Spending for Hip and Knee Replacements

Liao JM, Gupta A, Zhao Y, Zhu J, Martinez J, Cousins DS, Navathe AS. JAMA. 2021 Jun 16. doi: 10.1001/jama.2021.10046. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34133709.