Highlights of recent faculty research.

Cardiovascular safety trials of antidiabetic therapies to treat type 2 diabetes: perhaps asking the wrong question?

Psaty BM, Fleming TR. Am J Hypertens. 2019 Jun 7. pii: hpz093. doi: 10.1093/ajh/hpz093. PMID: 31175821 

Effective stakeholder engagement: design and implementation of a clinical trial (SWOG S1415CD) to improve cancer care

Barger S, Sullivan SD, Bell-Brown A, Bott B, Ciccarella AM, Golenski J, Gorman M, Johnson J, Kreizenbeck K, Kurttila F, Mason G, Myers J, Seigel C, Wade JL 3rd, Walia G, Watabayashi K, Lyman GH, Ramsey SD. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2019 Jun 11;19(1):119. doi: 10.1186/s12874-019-0764-2. PMID: 31185918 

Improvements in the South African HIV care cascade: findings on 90-90-90 targets from successive population-representative surveys in North West Province

Lippman SA, El Ayadi AM, Grignon JS, Puren A, Liegler T, Venter WDF, Ratlhagana MJ, Morris JL, Naidoo E, Agnew E, Barnhart S, Shade SB. J Int AIDS Soc. 2019 Jun;22(6):e25295. doi: 10.1002/jia2.25295. PMID: 31190460 

Patterns of multimorbidity associated with 30-day readmission: A multinational study

Aubert CE, Schnipper JL, Fankhauser N, Marques-Vidal P, Stirnemann J, Auerbach AD, Zimlichman E, Kripalani S, Vasilevskis EE, Robinson E, Metlay J, Fletcher GS, Limacher A, Donzé J. BMC Public Health. 2019 Jun 13;19(1):738. doi: 10.1186/s12889-019-7066-9. PMID: 31196053

Implementing an Opt-in eConsult Program at Seven Academic Medical Centers: A Qualitative Analysis of Primary Care Provider Experiences

Deeds SA, Dowdell KJ, Chew LD, Ackerman SL. J Gen Intern Med. 2019 Jun 13. doi: 10.1007/s11606-019-05067-7. PMID: 31197734 

Factors other than medical acuity that influence hospitalisation: a scoping review protocol

Giday M, Hawes M, Madhavan A, Bann M. BMJ Open. 2019 Jun 14;9(6):e028949. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2019-028949. PMID: 31203251

Change in CT-measured abdominal subcutaneous and visceral but not thigh fat areas predict future insulin sensitivity

Liu AW, Song SO, Hayashi T, Sato KK, Kahn SE, Leonetti DL, Fujimoto WY, Boyko EJ. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2019 Jun 19;154:17-26. doi: 10.1016/j.diabres.2019.06.008. PMID: 31228493 

Integrating the prevention and control of rheumatic heart disease into country health systems: a systematic review protocol

Abrams J, Watkins D, Abdullahi LH, Engel ME, Zuhlke LJ. BMJ Open. 2019 Jun 22;9(6):e028908. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2019-028908. PMID: 31230028 

Basket Cases: How Real-World Testing for Drugs Approved Based on Basket Trials Might Lead to False Diagnoses, Patient Risks, and Squandered Resources

Ramsey SD, Shankaran V, Sullivan SD. J Clin Oncol. 2019 Jun 24:JCO1802320. doi: 10.1200/JCO.18.02320. PMID: 31233352 

Pharmacogenomics of statin-related myopathy: Meta-analysis of rare variants from whole-exome sequencing

Floyd JS, Bloch KM, Brody JA, Maroteau C, Siddiqui MK, Gregory R, Carr DF, Molokhia M, Liu X, Bis JC, Ahmed A, Liu X, Hallberg P, Yue QY, Magnusson PKE, Brisson D, Wiggins KL, Morrison AC, Khoury E, McKeigue P, Stricker BH, Lapeyre-Mestre M, Heckbert SR, Gallagher AM, Chinoy H, Gibbs RA, Bondon-Guitton E, Tracy R, Boerwinkle E, Gaudet D, Conforti A, van Staa T, Sitlani CM, Rice KM, Maitland-van der Zee AH, Wadelius M, Morris AP, Pirmohamed M, Palmer CAN, Psaty BM, Alfirevic A, PREDICTION-ADR Consortium and EUDRAGENE. PLoS One. 2019 Jun 26;14(6):e0218115. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0218115. eCollection 2019. PMID: 31242253