Highlights of recent faculty research.

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms are Associated With Incident Chronic Back Pain: A Longitudinal Twin Study of Older Male Veterans

Suri P, Boyko EJ, Smith NL, Jarvik JG, Jarvik GP, Williams FMK, Williams R, Haselkorn J, Goldberg J. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2019 Sep 1;44(17):1220-1227. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000003053. PMID: 30985567 

PTSD is associated with poor health behavior and greater Body Mass Index through depression, increasing cardiovascular disease and diabetes risk among U.S. veterans

Hoerster KD, Campbell S, Dolan M, Stappenbeck CA, Yard S, Simpson T, Nelson KM. Prev Med Rep. 2019 Jun 28;15:100930. doi: 10.1016/j.pmedr.2019.100930. eCollection 2019 Sep. PMID: 31338278.

Interoperability of Electronic Health Information and Care of Dialysis Patients in the United States

Sutton PR, Payne TH. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2019 Sep 6. pii: CJN.05300419. doi: 10.2215/CJN.05300419. PMID: 31492692.

Sex differences in the genetic predictors of Alzheimer's pathology

Dumitrescu L, Barnes LL, Thambisetty M, Beecham G, Kunkle B, Bush WS, Gifford KA, Chibnik LB, Mukherjee S, De Jager PL, Kukull W, Crane PK, … Larson EB, Johnson SC, Albert M; Alzheimer’s Disease Genetics Consortium and the Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative, Bennett DA, Schneider JA, Jefferson AL, Hohman TJ. Brain. 2019 Sep 1;142(9):2581-2589. doi: 10.1093/brain/awz206. PMCID: PMC6736148

Newly diagnosed hemophilia in an older adult

Cornia PB. Am J Med. 2019 Sep 11. pii: S0002-9343(19)30751-X. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2019.08.028. PMID: 31520617.

Comparative prognostic accuracy of sepsis scores for hospital mortality in adults with suspected infection in non-ICU and ICU at an academic public hospital

Kovach CP, Fletcher GS, Rudd KE, Grant RM, Carlbom DJ. PLoS One. 2019 Sep 16;14(9):e0222563. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0222563. eCollection 2019. PMID: 31525224.

Structure and Pharmacology of Voltage-Gated Sodium and Calcium Channels

Catterall WA, Lenaeus MJ, El-Din TMG. Annu Rev Pharmacol Toxicol. 2019 Sep 19. doi: 10.1146/annurev-pharmtox-010818-021757. PMID: 31537174.

Association of Birth Weight With Type 2 Diabetes and Glycemic Traits: A Mendelian Randomization Study

BIRTH-GENE (BIG) Study Working Group, Huang T, Wang T, … Lemaitre R, … Psaty BM, Franco OH, Wu T, North KE, Davey Smith G, Chavarro JE, Chasman DI, Qi L. JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Sep 4;2(9):e1910915. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.10915. PMID: 31539074.

Association of Bundled Payments for Joint Replacement Surgery and Patient Outcomes With Simultaneous Hospital Participation in Accountable Care Organizations

Liao JM, Emanuel EJ, Venkataramani AS, Huang Q, Dinh CT, Shan EZ, Wang E, Zhu J, Cousins DS, Navathe AS. JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Sep 4;2(9):e1912270. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.12270. PMID: 31560389.

Advancing Bundled Payments Through Radiation Oncology Episodes

Amol S. Navathe, Justin E. Bekelman, Joshua M. Liao. Health Affairs Blog, August 1, 2019. DOI: 10.1377/hblog20190729.824220