Highlights of recent faculty research.

Longitudinal cognitive performance of Alzheimer's disease neuropathological subtypes

Uretsky M, Gibbons LE, Mukherjee S, Trittschuh EH, Fardo DW, Boyle PA, Keene CD, Saykin AJ, Crane PK, Schneider JA, Mez J. Alzheimers Dement (N Y). 2021 Sep 27;7(1):e12201. doi: 10.1002/trc2.12201. PMID: 34604500; PMCID: PMC8474122.

Association of Performance on Dichotic Auditory Tests with Risk for Incident Dementia and Alzheimer Dementia

Mohammed A, Gibbons LE, Gates G, Anderson ML, McCurry SM, McCormick W, Bowen JD, Grabowski TJ, Crane PK, Larson EB. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2021 Oct 14:e212716. doi: 10.1001/jamaoto.2021.2716. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34647974.

Association of Military Employment with Late-Life Cognitive Decline and Dementia: A Population-Based Prospective Cohort Study

Power MC, Murphy AE, Gianattasio KZ, Zhang YI, Walker RL, Crane PK, Larson EB, Gibbons LE, Kumar RG, Dams-O'Connor K. Mil Med. 2021 Oct 9:usab413. doi: 10.1093/milmed/usab413. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34626181.

Adverse event profile and associated factors following surgical voluntary medical male circumcision in two regions of Namibia, 2015-2018

O'Bryan G, Feldacker C, Ensminger A, Nghatanga M, Brandt L, Shepard M, Billah I, Aupokolo M, Mengistu AT, Forster N, Zemburuka B, Sithole E, Mutandi G, Barnhart S, O'Malley G. PLoS One. 2021 Oct 20;16(10):e0258611. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0258611. eCollection 2021. PMID: 34669709. 

Things We Do for No Reason™: Prescribing Thiamine, Folate and Multivitamins on Discharge for Patients with Alcohol Use Disorder

Triveni DeFries, Sarah Leyde, Lawrence A Haber, Marlene Martin. J Hosp Med. Published Online First October 13, 2021. DOI: 10.12788/jhm.3691. 

Countering Bias in Assessment

Adelaide H. McClintock, Tyra Fainstad, Joshua Jauregui, Lalena M. Yarris. J Grad Med Educ 1 October 2021; 13 (5): 725–726. doi: https://doi.org/10.4300/JGME-D-21-00722.1. 

Vaccination Rates Among Washington State’s Latinos Are Improving, But Challenges Remain

Leo Morales on behalf of the Latino Center for Health, University of Washington (2021). 

Treatment Failures in Diabetic Foot Osteomyelitis Associated with Concomitant Charcot Arthropathy - The Role of Underlying Arteriopathy

Waibel FW, Schöni M, Kronberger L, Flury A, Berli MC, Lipsky BA, Uçkay I, Jud L. Int J Infect Dis. 2021 Oct 26:S1201-9712(21)00833-X. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2021.10.036. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34715357.

Three Weeks Versus Six Weeks of Antibiotic Therapy for Diabetic Foot Osteomyelitis: A Prospective, Randomized, Noninferiority Pilot Trial

Gariani K, Pham TT, Kressmann B, Jornayvaz FR, Gastaldi G, Stafylakis D, Philippe J, Lipsky BA, Uçkay L. Clin Infect Dis. 2021 Oct 5;73(7):e1539-e1545. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciaa1758. PMID: 33242083 Clinical Trial. 

Prior Glucose-Lowering Medication Use and 30-Day Outcomes Among 64,892 Veterans with Diabetes and COVID-19

Wander PL, Lowy E, Beste LA, Tulloch-Palomino L, Korpak A, Peterson AC, Kahn SE, Boyko EJ. Diabetes Care. 2021 Oct 6:dc211351. doi: 10.2337/dc21-1351. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34615690.