Highlights of recent faculty research.

Goals-of-Care Decisions by Hospitalized Patients with Advanced Cancer: Missed Clinician Opportunities for Facilitating Shared Decision-Making

Sharma RK, Cameron KA, Zech JM, Jones SF, Curtis JR, Engelberg RA. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2019 May 14. pii: S0885-3924(19)30242-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2019.05.002. PMID: 31100320 

Effect of lowering initiation thresholds in a primary care-based buprenorphine treatment program

Payne BE, Klein JW, Simon CB, James JR, Jackson SL, Merrill JO, Zhuang R, Tsui JI. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2019 May 1;200:71-77. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2019.03.009. PMID: 31103879

Patients Managing Medications and Reading Their Visit Notes: A Survey of OpenNotes Participants

DesRoches CM, Bell SK, Dong Z, Elmore J, Fernandez L, Fitzgerald P, Liao JM, Payne TH, Delbanco T, Walker J. Ann Intern Med. 2019 May 28. doi: 10.7326/M18-3197. PMID: 31132794 

Symptoms Associated With Pertussis Are Insufficient to Rule In or Rule Out the Diagnosis

Cornia PB, Lipsky BA. Chest. 2019 Feb;155(2):449-450. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2018.10.028. PMID: 30732694.

Independent and mentored video review of OSCEs

Mookherjee S, Strujik J, Cunningham M, Kaplan E, Çoruh BA. Clin Teach. 2019 Feb;16(1):23-29. doi: 10.1111/tct.12755. Epub 2018 Jan 5. PMID: 29314581.

Molecular dissection of multiphase inactivation of the bacterial sodium channel NaVAb

Gamal El-Din TM, Lenaeus MJ, Ramanadane K, Zheng N, Catterall WA. J Gen Physiol. 2019 Feb 4;151(2):174-185. doi: 10.1085/jgp.201711884. Epub 2018 Dec 3. PMID: 30510035.

Initial evidence for hypothalamic gliosis in children with obesity by quantitative T2 MRI and implications for blood oxygen-level dependent response to glucose ingestion

Sewaybricker LE, Schur EA, Melhorn SJ, Campos BM, Askren MK, Nogueira GAS, Zambon MP, Antonio MARGM, Cendes F, Velloso LA, Guerra-Junior G. Pediatr Obes. 2019 Feb;14(2):e12486. doi: 10.1111/ijpo.12486. Epub 2018 Dec 10. PMID: 30537237.

Hepatitis C continuum of care and utilization of healthcare and harm reduction services among persons who inject drugs in Seattle

Tsui JI, Miller CM, Scott JD, Corcorran MA, Dombrowski JC, Glick SN. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2019 Feb 1;195:114-120. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2018.11.026. Epub 2018 Dec 26. PMID: 30611979.

At Work in the Woods: Occupational Hazards of Harvesting Special Non-Forest Products in the Pacific Northwest

Keifer M, Sammen J, Hoare L, Harrington M. J Agromedicine. 2019 Feb 5. doi: 10.1080/1059924X.2019.1578140. PMID: 30720391.

Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy in Vulnerable Populations-- People Who Inject Drugs and the Homeless

Beieler A, Magaret A, Zhou Y, Schleyer A, Wald A, Dhanireddy S. J Hosp Med. 2019 Feb;14(2):105-109. doi: 10.12788/jhm.3138. PMID: 30785418.