Highlights of recent faculty research.

An investment case for the prevention and management of rheumatic heart disease in the African Union 2021-30: A modelling study

Coates MM, Sliwa K, Watkins DA, Zühlke L, Perel P, Berteletti F, Eiselé JL, Klassen SL, Kwan GF, Mocumbi AO, Prabhakaran D, Habtemariam MK, Bukhman G. Lancet Glob Health. 2021 May 10:S2214-109X(21)00199-6. doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(21)00199-6. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33984296

Gender Differences in the Association of Insomnia Symptoms and Coronary Artery Calcification in the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis

Bertisch SM, Reid M, Lutsey PL, Kaufman JD, McClelland R, Patel SR, Redline S. Sleep. 2021 May 14:zsab116. doi: 10.1093/sleep/zsab116. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33987669.

Effect of Sodium Nitrite on Survival of Cardiac Arrest to Hospital Admission-Reply

Kim F, Maynard C, Nichol G. JAMA. 2021 May 25;325(20):2118-2119. doi: 10.1001/jama.2021.4067. PMID: 34032836. 

Association Between Myocardial Strain and Frailty in CHS

Tan AX, Shah SJ, Sanders JL, Psaty BM, Wu C, Gardin JM, Peralta CA, Newman AB, Odden MC. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2021 May;14(5):e012116. doi: 10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.120.012116. Epub 2021 May 17. PMID: 33993730.

Association between functional status at hospital discharge and long-term survival after out-of-hospital-cardiac-arrest

Chocron R, Fahrenbruch C, Yin L, Guan S, Drucker C, Shin J, Eisenberg M, Chatterjee NA, Kudenchuk PJ, Rea T. Resuscitation. 2021 May 19;164:30-37. doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2021.04.031. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33965475.

Weathering the perfect storm: Management of heart failure in patients with substance use disorders

DesJardin J, Leyde S, Davis J. Heart. 2021 May 24:heartjnl-2021-319103. doi: 10.1136/heartjnl-2021-319103. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34031158.

Perspectives on Electronic Portal Use Among Patients with Opioid Use Disorder

Chen J, Cabudoll MJ, Williams EC, Merrill JO, Tsui JI, Klein JW. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment. Volume 126, 2021, 108463, ISSN 0740-5472, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsat.2021.108463.

The Number Needed to Prescribe - What Would It Take to Expand Access to Buprenorphine?

Poorman E. N Engl J Med. 2021 May 13;384(19):1783-1784. doi: 10.1056/NEJMp2101298. Epub 2021 May 8. PMID: 33983689.

Hepatitis C treatment outcomes among patients treated in co-located primary care and addiction treatment settings

Ngo BV, James JR, Blalock KL, Jackson SL, Chew LD, Tsui JI. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment. Volume 131, 2021, 108438, ISSN 0740-5472, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsat.2021.108438. 

Buprenorphine utilization among all Washington State residents' based upon prescription monitoring program data - Characteristics associated with two measures of retention and patterns of care over time

Banta-Green CJ, Hansen RN, Ossiander EM, Wasserman CR, Merrill JO. J Subst Abuse Treat. 2021 May 15:108446. doi: 10.1016/j.jsat.2021.108446. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34049724.