Highlights of recent faculty research.

Mortality Along the Rheumatic Heart Disease Cascade of Care in Uganda

Chang AY, Barry M, Bendavid E, Watkins D, Beaton AZ, Lwabi P, Ssinabulya I, Longenecker CT, Okello E. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2022 Jan;15(1):e008445. doi: 10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.121.008445. Epub 2022 Jan 18. PMID: 35041475. 

The Pharmacogenetics of Statin Therapy on Clinical Events: No Evidence that Genetic Variation Affects Statin Response on Myocardial Infarction

Trompet S, Postmus I, Warren HR, Noordam R, Smit RAJ, Theusch E, Li X, Arsenault B, Chasman DI, Hitman GA, Munroe PB, Rotter JI, Psaty BM, Caulfield MJ, Krauss RM, Cupples AL, Jukema WJ. Front Pharmacol. 2022 Jan 5;12:679857. doi: 10.3389/fphar.2021.679857. eCollection 2021. PMID: 35069183. 

Airborne Isolation Cardiac Arrest: A Simulation Program for Interdisciplinary Code Blue Team Training

Collis AC, Wescott AP, Greco S, Solvang N, Lee J, Morris AE. MedEdPORTAL. 2022 Jan 14;18:11213. doi: 10.15766/mep_2374-8265.11213. eCollection 2022. PMID: 35087932. 

Understanding the international and local stakeholders in rheumatic heart disease field in Tanzania and Uganda: A systematic stakeholder mapping

Moloi H, Tulloch N, Watkins D, Perkins S, Engel M, Abdullahi L, Daniels K, Zühlke L. Int J Cardiol. 2022 Jan 25:S0167-5273(22)00120-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2022.01.030. Online ahead of print. PMID: 35090984.

Relation of Cigarette Smoking and Heart Failure in Adults ≥65 Years of Age (From the Cardiovascular Health Study)

Gottdiener JS, Buzkova P, Kahn PA, DeFilippi C, Shah S, Barasch E, Kizer JR, Psaty B, Gardin JM. Am J Cardiol. 2022 Jan 16:S0002-9149(21)01243-1. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2021.12.021. Online ahead of print. PMID: 35045935.

Prevalence and Patterns of Resuscitation-Associated Injury Detected by Head-to-Pelvis Computed Tomography After Successful Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest Resuscitation

Karatasakis A, Sarikaya B, Liu L, Gunn ML, Kudenchuk PJ, Gatewood MO, Maynard C, Sayre MR, Counts CR, Carlbom DJ, Edwards RM, Branch KRH. J Am Heart Assoc. 2022 Feb;11(3):e023949. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.121.023949. Epub 2022 Jan 19. PMID: 35043689.

Use of oral contraceptives in women with congenital long QT syndrome

Goldenberg I, Younis A, Huang DT, Yoruk A, Rosero SZ, Cutter K, Kutyifa V, McNitt S, Sotoodehnia N, Kudenchuk PJ, Rea TD, Arking DE, Polonski B, Zareba W, Aktas MK. Heart Rhythm. 2022 Jan;19(1):41-48. doi: 10.1016/j.hrthm.2021.07.058. Epub 2021 Jul 30. PMID: 34339849

Twelve-Month Retention in Opioid Agonist Treatment for Opioid Use Disorder Among Patients With and Without HIV.

Wyse JJ, McGinnis KA, Edelman EJ, Gordon AJ, Manhapra A, Fiellin DA, Moore BA, Korthuis PT, Kennedy AJ, Oldfield BJ, Gaither JR. AIDS Behav. 2021 Sep 8. doi: 10.1007/s10461-021-03452-0. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34495424.

Transition from Oxycodone to Buprenorphine/Naloxone in a Hospitalized Patient with Sickle Cell Disease: A Case Report

Leyde S, Suen L, Pratt L, DeFries T. J Gen Intern Med. 2022 Jan 6. doi: 10.1007/s11606-021-07295-2. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34993878.

Provider perceptions of medication for opioid used disorder (MOUD): A qualitative study in communities with high opioid overdose death rates

Paul N, Kennedy AJ, Taubenberger S, Chang JC, Hacker K. Subst Abus. 2022;43(1):742-748. doi: 10.1080/08897077.2021.2007518. PMID: 35100094.