Highlights of recent faculty research.

Medicare expenditures attributable to dementia

White L, Fishman P, Basu A, Crane PK, Larson EB, Coe NB. Health Serv Res. 2019 Mar 13. doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.13134. PMID: 30868557 

A case-crossover study of heat exposure and injury risk among outdoor construction workers in Washington State

Calkins MM, Bonauto D, Hajat A, Lieblich M, Seixas N, Sheppard L, Spector JT. Scand J Work Environ Health. 2019 Mar 14. pii: 3814. doi: 10.5271/sjweh.3814. PMID: 30869152 

Ophthalmology-Based Neuropathology Risk Factors: Diabetic Retinopathy is Associated with Deep Microinfarcts in a Community-Based Autopsy Study

Lee CS, Larson EB, Gibbons LE, Latimer CS, Rose SE, Hellstern LL, Keene CD, Crane PK, Adult Changes in Thought (ACT) Study. J Alzheimers Dis. 2019 Mar 11. doi: 10.3233/JAD-181087. PMID: 30883356 

All-cause mortality in patients on sulfonylurea monotherapy

Wheeler SG, Boyko EJ. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2019 Mar 20. pii: S0168-8227(19)30343-2. doi: 10.1016/j.diabres.2019.03.021. PMID: 30904746 

Cognitive Resilience to Alzheimer's Disease Pathology in the Human Brain

Aiello Bowles EJ, Crane PK, Walker RL, Chubak J, LaCroix AZ, Anderson ML, Rosenberg D, Keene CD, Larson EB. J Alzheimers Dis. 2019 Mar 18. doi: 10.3233/JAD-180942. PMID: 30909217 

Policy Trends That May Drive Different Care Redesign For Procedural Versus Nonprocedural Bundles

Amol S. Navathe, Ezekiel J. Emanuel, Joshua M. Liao. Health Affairs Blog, April 11, 2019. DOI: 10.1377/hblog20190409.220198

Investing in non-communicable disease risk factor control among adolescents worldwide: A modelling study

Watkins D, Hale J, Hutchinson B, Ishu Kataria, Vasilis Kontis, Rachel Nugent. BMJ Global Health 2019;4:e001335.

The effect of medication cost transparency alerts on prescriber behavior

Craig B Monsen, Joshua M Liao, Barak Gaster, Kevin J Flynn, Thomas H Payne. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, ocz025

Team-Based Primary Care for the Multimorbid Patient: Matching Complexity with Complexity

Schuttner L, Parchman M. Am J Med. 2019 Apr;132(4):404-406. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2018.09.029. Epub 2018 Oct 6. PMID: 30300628 

The association of chronic health status and survival following ventricular fibrillation cardiac arrest: Investigation of a primary myocardial mechanism

Dumas F, Coult J, Blackwood J, Kudenchuk P, Cariou A, Rea TD. Resuscitation. 2019 Apr;137:190-196. doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2019.02.018. Epub 2019 Feb 19. PMID: 30794830