Highlights of recent faculty research.

Management of diabetic foot infections in the light of recent literature and new international guidelines

Ertuğrul B, Uçkay I, Schöni M, Peter-Riesch B, Lipsky BA. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther. 2020 Apr;18(4):293-305. doi: 10.1080/14787210.2020.1730177. Epub 2020 Feb 19. PMID: 32052672. 

Lost Space

Thronson R. JAMA. 2020 Apr 27. doi: 10.1001/jama.2020.7237. PMID: 32338728. 

Long-term survival trends in patients with unresectable stage III non-small cell lung cancer receiving chemotherapy and radiation therapy: A SEER cancer registry analysis

Hansen RN, Zhang Y, Seal B, Ryan K, Yong C, Darilay A, Ramsey SD. BMC Cancer. 2020 Apr 5;20(1):276. doi: 10.1186/s12885-020-06734-3. PMID: 32248816. 

Just-In-Time Tools for Training Non-Critical Care Providers: Troubleshooting Problems in the Ventilated Patient

Trevor C Steinbach, Tyler J Albert, Hugo D Carmona, Nicholas J Johnson, Patricia A Kritek, Joshua D Lee, and Andrew M Luks. ATS Scholar. 4/16/20. https://doi.org/10.34197/ats-scholar.2020-0038IN.

Facilitators and Barriers to Chronic Disease Self-Management and Mobile Health Interventions for People Living with Diabetes and Hypertension in Cambodia: Qualitative Study

Steinman L, Heang H, van Pelt M, Ide N, Cui H, Rao M, LoGerfo J, Fitzpatrick A. JMIR Mhealth Uhealth. 2020 Apr 24;8(4):e13536. doi: 10.2196/13536. PMID: 32329737. 

Expanded access to viral load testing and use of second line regimens in Haiti: time trends from 2010–2017

Wang Y, Barnhart S, Francois K, Robin E, Kalou M, Perrin G, Hall L, Koama JB, Marinho E, Balan JG, Honoré JG, Puttkammer N. BMC Infect Dis. 2020 Apr 16;20(1):283. doi: 10.1186/s12879-020-04978-9. PMID: 32299389. 

Events Associated with Changes in Reliance on the Veterans Health Administration Among Medicare-eligible Veterans

Hebert PL, Wong ES, Reddy A, Batten A, Gunnink E, Wagner TH, Liu CF. Med Care. 2020 Apr 6. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001328. PMID: 32265354.

Effectiveness of revascularisation of the ulcerated foot in patients with diabetes and peripheral artery disease: A systematic review

Forsythe RO, Apelqvist J, Boyko EJ, Fitridge R, Hong JP, Katsanos K, Mills JL, Nikol S, Reekers J, Venermo M, Zierler RE, Hinchliffe RJ, Schaper NC. Diabetes Metab Res Rev. 2020 Mar;36 Suppl 1:e3279. doi: 10.1002/dmrr.3279. PMID: 32176439.

Effectiveness of bedside investigations to diagnose peripheral artery disease among people with diabetes mellitus: A systematic review

Forsythe RO, Apelqvist J, Boyko EJ, Fitridge R, Hong JP, Katsanos K, Mills JL, Nikol S, Reekers J, Venermo M, Zierler RE, Schaper NC, Hinchliffe RJ. Diabetes Metab Res Rev. 2020 Mar;36 Suppl 1:e3277. doi: 10.1002/dmrr.3277. PMID: 32176448. 

Direct Contracting in Medicare: Opportunity and Risk for Surgeons

Liao JM, Navathe AS. Ann Surg. 2020 Apr;271(4):632-634. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000003620. PMID: 31599804.