Highlights of recent faculty research.

Reducing provider workload while preserving patient safety: a randomized control trial using 2-way texting for post-operative follow-up in Zimbabwe's voluntary medical male circumcision program

Feldacker C, Murenje V, Holeman I, Xaba S, Makunike-Chikwinya B, Korir M, Gundidza PT, Holec M, Barnhart S, Tshimanga M. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2019 Oct 16. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000002198. PMID: 31633612

Hospitalists as Triagists: Description of the Triagist Role across Academic Medical Centers

Velásquez ST, Wang ES, White AA, Chadha J, Mader M, Leykum LK, Pugh J. J Hosp Med. 2019 Oct 23;14:E1-E4. doi: 10.12788/jhm.3327. PMID: 31634098

Genetic architecture of subcortical brain structures in 38,851 individuals

Satizabal CL, Adams HHH, Hibar DP, … Psaty BM, … Thompson PM, Seshadri S, Ikram MA. Nat Genet. 2019 Oct 21. doi: 10.1038/s41588-019-0511-y. PMID: 31636452

Measuring low-value care: learning from the US experience measuring quality

Marcotte LM, Schuttner L, Liao JM. BMJ Qual Saf. 2019 Oct 24. pii: bmjqs-2019-010191. doi: 10.1136/bmjqs-2019-010191. Review. PMID: 31649163 

Family studies of warts, hypogammaglobulinemia, immunodeficiency, myelokathexis syndrome

Dale DC, Dick E, Kelley M, Makaryan V, Connelly J, Bolyard AA. Curr Opin Hematol. 2019 Oct 24. doi: 10.1097/MOH.0000000000000554. PMID: 31652152 

Plasma Ceramide Species Are Associated with Diabetes Risk in Participants of the Strong Heart Study

Fretts AM, Jensen PN, Hoofnagle A, McKnight B, Howard BV, Umans J, Yu C, Sitlani C, Siscovick DS, King IB, Sotoodehnia N, Lemaitre RN. J Nutr. 2019 Oct 26. pii: nxz259. doi: 10.1093/jn/nxz259. PMID: 31665380 

Mortality Among Veterans with Major Mental Illnesses Seen in Primary Care: Results of a National Study of Veteran Deaths

Trivedi RB, Post EP, Piegari R, Simonetti J, Boyko EJ, Asch SM, Mori A, Arnow BA, Fihn SD, Nelson KM, Maynard C. J Gen Intern Med. 2019 Oct 30. doi: 10.1007/s11606-019-05307-w. PMID: 31667746 

Association of the Implementation of the Patient-Centered Medical Home with Quality of Life in Patients with Multimorbidity

Schuttner L, Reddy A, Rosland AM, Nelson K, Wong ES. J Gen Intern Med. 2019 Oct 30. doi: 10.1007/s11606-019-05429-1. PMID: 31667750

Marijuana Use and Its Associations With Pain, Opioid Dose, and HIV Viral Suppression Among Persons Living With HIV on Chronic Opioid Therapy

Merlin JS, Samet JH, Cheng DM, Lira MC, Tsui JI, Forman LS, Colasanti J, Walley AY, Del Rio C, Liebschutz JM. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2019 Oct 1;82(2):195-201.PMCID: PMC6746234

The Function of Disclosing Medical Errors: New Cultural Challenges for Physicians

Mendonca VS, Gallagher TH, de Oliveira RA. HEC Forum. 2019 Sep;31(3):167-175. doi: 10.1007/s10730-018-9362-7. PMID: 30178165.