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Publications (May 2021)

May 11, 2021
by Julie Parry

All publications listed are from April 2021.

Cardiovascular Medicine

Challa AA, Calaway AC, Cullen J, Garcia J, Desai N, Weintraub NL, Deswal A, Kutty S, Vallakati A, Addison D, Baliga R, Campbell CM, Guha A. Cardiovascular Toxicities of Androgen Deprivation Therapy. Curr Treat Options Oncol. 2021 Apr 17;22(6):47. doi: 10.1007/s11864-021-00846-z. PMID: 33866442; PMCID: PMC8053026.

Dey P, Jarrin R, Mori M, Geirsson A, Krumholz HM. Leveraging Remote Physiologic Monitoring in the COVID-19 Pandemic to Improve Care After Cardiovascular Hospitalizations. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2021 Apr;14(4):e007618. doi: 10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.120.007618. PMID: 33820445; PMCID: PMC8059759.

Du, Mingfei; Wang, Yang; Gao, Wei-Hua; Sun, Yue; Zhang, Xiao -Yu; Zou, Ting; Yao, Shi; Chu, Chao; Chen, Chen; Wang, Dan; Liao, Yue-Yuan; Ma, Qiong; Yuan, Yue; Wang, Ke-Ke; Niu, Ze-Jiaxin; Yan, Yu; Zhou, Hao-Wei; Jia, Hao; Li, Hao; Li, Chun-Hua; Chen, Fang-Yao; Gao, Ke; Li, Min; Li, Hui-Xian; Lu, Wan-Hong; Chang, John; Safirstein, Robert; Yang, Tie-Lin; Mu, Jian-Jun. ASSOCIATION OF SERUM UROMODULIN AND GENETIC VARIANTS WITH BLOOD PRESSURE CHANGES, AND HYPERTENSION IN CHINESE ADULTS: RESULTS FROM TWO PROSPECTIVE COHORTS. Journal of Hypertension. doi: 10.1097/01.hjh.0000745556.86726.b3

Flores Rosario K, Mehta A, Ayers C, Engel Gonzalez P, Pandey A, Khera R, Kaplan R, Blaha MJ, Khera A, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K, Rodriguez CJ, Joshi PH. Performance of the Pooled Cohort Equations in Hispanic Individuals Across the United States: Insights From the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis and the Dallas Heart Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2021 May 4;10(9):e018410. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.120.018410.: 33870702.

Gao X, Gao M, Gorecka J, Langford J, Liu J, Luo J, Taniguchi R, Matsubara Y, Liu H, Guo L, Gu Y, Qyang Y, Dardik A. Human-Induced Pluripotent Stem-Cell-Derived Smooth Muscle Cells Increase Angiogenesis to Treat Hindlimb Ischemia. Cells. 2021 Apr 2;10(4):792. doi: 10.3390/cells10040792. PMID: 33918299; PMCID: PMC8066461.

Krantz DS, Harris KM, Rogers HL, Whittaker KS, Haigney MCP, Kop WJ. Psychological factors and cardiac repolarization instability during anger in implantable cardioverter defibrillator patients. Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol. 2021 Apr 3:e12848. doi: 10.1111/anec.12848. PMID: 33813750.

Kunitomo Y, Thomas A, Chouairi F, Canavan ME, Kochar A, Khera R, Katz JN, Murphy C, Jentzer J, Ahmad T, Desai NR, Brennan J, Miller PE. Electronic Health Record Risk Score Provides Earlier Prognostication of Clinical Outcomes in Patients Admitted to the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit. Am Heart J. 2021 Apr 20:S0002-8703(21)00094-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ahj.2021.04.004. PMID: 33891906

Melnick ER, Sinsky CA, Krumholz HM. Implementing Measurement Science for Electronic Health Record Use. JAMA. 2021 Apr 5. doi: 10.1001/jama.2021.5487. PMID: 33818587.

Mullan CW, Chouairi F, Sen S, Mori M, Clark KAA, Reinhardt SW, Miller PE, Fuery MA, Jacoby D, Maulion C, Anwer M, Geirsson A, Mulligan D, Formica R, Rogers JG, Desai NR, Ahmad T. Changes in Use of Left Ventricular Assist Devices as Bridge to Transplantation With New Heart Allocation Policy. JACC Heart Fail. doi: 10.1016/j.jchf.2021.01.010. PMID: 33714748.

Zhang KW, Reimers MA, Calaway AC, Fradley MG, Ponsky L, Garcia JA, Cullen J, Baumann BC, Addison D, Campbell CM, Ghosh AK, Lenihan DJ, Desai NR, Weintraub N, Guha A. Cardiovascular Events in Men with Prostate Cancer Receiving Hormone Therapy: An Analysis of the FDA Adverse Event Reporting System (FAERS). J Urol. 2021 Apr 19:101097JU0000000000001785. doi: 10.1097/JU.0000000000001785. PMID: 33872049.

Digestive Diseases

Gao E, Hercun J, Heller T, Vilarinho S. Undiagnosed liver diseases. Transl Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2021 Apr 5;6:28. doi: 10.21037/tgh.2020.04.04. PMID: 33824932; PMCID: PMC7829073.

Muniraj T, Day LW, Teigen LM, Ho EY, Sultan S, Davitkov P, Shah R, Murad MH. AGA Clinical Practice Guidelines on Intragastric Balloons in the Management of Obesity. Gastroenterology. 2021 Apr;160(5):1799-1808. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2021.03.003. PMID: 33832655.

Endocrinology & Metabolism

Do V, Haakinson D, Belfort De Aguiar R, Cohen E. Implementing a pharmacist-led transition of care model for posttransplant hyperglycemia. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2021 Apr 4:zxab151. doi: 10.1093/ajhp/zxab151. PMID: 33821878; PMCID: PMC8083386.

Wijngaard R, Perramón M, Parra-Robert M, Hidalgo S, Butrico G, Morales-Ruiz M, Zeng M, Casals E, Jiménez W, Fernández-Varo G, Shulman GI, Cline GW, Casals G. Validation of a Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry Method for the Measurement of the Redox State Metabolic Ratios Lactate/Pyruvate and β-Hydroxybutyrate/Acetoacetate in Biological Samples. Int J Mol Sci. 2021 Apr 30;22(9):4752. doi: 10.3390/ijms22094752. PMID: 33946157.

General Internal Medicine

Anderson N, Lett E, Asabor EN, Hernandez AL, Nguemeni Tiako MJ, Johnson C, Montenegro RE, Rizzo TM, Latimore D, Nunez-Smith M, Boatright D. The Association of Microaggressions with Depressive Symptoms and Institutional Satisfaction Among a National Cohort of Medical Students. J Gen Intern Med. 2021 Apr 30. doi: 10.1007/s11606-021-06786-6. PMID: 33939079.

Chayama KL, Valleriani J, Ng C, Haines-Saah R, Capler R, Milloy MJ, Small W, McNeil R. The role of cannabis in pain management among people living with HIV who use drugs: A qualitative study. Drug Alcohol Rev. 2021 Apr 11. doi: 10.1111/dar.13294. PMID: 33843074.

Dao, C., Zhou, H., Small, A., Gordon, K. S., Li, B., Kember, R. L., Ye, Y., Gelernter, J., Xu, K., Kranzler, H. R., Zhao, H., and Justice, A. C. (2021) The impact of removing former drinkers from genome‐wide association studies of AUDIT‐C. Addiction,

Giannitrapani KF, Silveira MJ, Azarfar A, Glassman PA, Singer SJ, Asch SM, Midboe AM, Zenoni MA, Gamboa RC, Becker WC, Lorenz KA. Cross Disciplinary Role Agreement is Needed When Coordinating Long-Term Opioid Prescribing for Cancer: a Qualitative Study. J Gen Intern Med. 2021 May 4. doi: 10.1007/s11606-021-06747-z. PMID: 33948790.

Gordon KS, Chiasson MA, Hoover DR, Martins SS, Wilson PA, Lewis CF. Difference in HIV testing behavior by injection status, among users of illicit drugs. AIDS Care. 2021 Apr 15:1-8. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2021.1913716. PMID: 33856945.

Hahn JA, Murnane PM, Vittinghoff E, Muyindike WR, Emenyonu NI, Fatch R, Chamie G, Haberer JE, Francis JM, Kapiga S, Jacobson K, Myers B, Couture MC, DiClemente RJ, Brown JL, So-Armah K, Sulkowski M, Marcus GM, Woolf-King S, Cook RL, Richards VL, Molina P, Ferguson T, Welsh D, Piano MR, Phillips SA, Stewart S, Afshar M, Page K, McGinnis K, Fiellin DA, Justice AC, Bryant K, Saitz R. Factors associated with phosphatidylethanol (PEth) sensitivity for detecting unhealthy alcohol use: An individual patient data meta-analysis. Alcohol Clin Exp Res. 2021 Apr 10. doi: 10.1111/acer.14611. PMID: 33837975.

Hewan H, Yang A, Vaddiparti A, Keung B. Nonepileptic Myoclonus in COVID-19: Case Report. The Neurohospitalist. April 2021. doi:10.1177/19418744211004315

Holaday LW, Howell B, Thompson K, Cramer L, Wang EA. Association of census tract-level incarceration rate and life expectancy in New York State. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2021 Apr 27:jech-2020-216077. doi: 10.1136/jech-2020-216077. PMID: 33906904.

Lee, S; Zhang, S; Ma, C; Ou, FS; Wolfe, EG; Ogino, S; Niedzwiecki, D; Saltz, LB; Mayer, RJ; Mowat, RB; Whittom, R; Hantel, A; Benson, A; Atienza, D; Messino, M; Kindler, H; Venook, A; Gross, CP; Irwin, ML; Meyerhardt, JA; Fuchs, CS. Race, Income, and Survival in Stage III Colon Cancer: CALGB 89803 (Alliance). JNCI Cancer Spectrum.

Long AS, Zhang AD, Meyer CE, Egilman AC, Ross JS, Wallach JD. Evaluation of Trials Comparing Single-Enantiomer Drugs to Their Racemic Precursors: A Systematic Review. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 May 3;4(5):e215731. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.5731. PMID: 33956134.

Richman IB, Long JB, Hoag JR, Upneja A, Hooley R, Xu X, Kunst N, Aminawung JA, Kyanko KA, Busch SH, Gross CP. Comparative Effectiveness of Digital Breast Tomosynthesis for Breast Cancer Screening among Women 40-64 Years Old. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2021 Apr 3:djab063. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djab063. PMID: 33822120.

Skydel JJ, Zhang AD, Dhruva SS, Ross JS, Wallach JD. US Food and Drug Administration utilization of postmarketing requirements and postmarketing commitments, 2009-2018. Clin Trials. 2021 Apr 16:17407745211005044. doi: 10.1177/17407745211005044. PMID: 33863236.

Varma T, Wallach JD, Miller JE, Schnabel D, Skydel JJ, Zhang AD, Dinan MA, Ross JS, Gross CP. Reporting of Study Participant Demographic Characteristics and Demographic Representation in Premarketing and Postmarketing Studies of Novel Cancer Therapeutics. JAMA Network Open 2021, 4:e217063.

Wu BJ, Honan L, Tinetti ME, Marottoli RA, Brissette D, Wilkins KM. The virtual 4Ms: A novel curriculum for first year health professional students during COVID-19. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2021 Apr 16. doi: 10.1111/jgs.17185. PMID: 33861865.


Botoseneanu A, Chen H, Ambrosius WT, Allore HG, Anton S, Folta SC, King AC, Nicklas BJ, Spring B, Strotmeyer ES, Gill TM. Metabolic syndrome and the benefit of a physical activity intervention on lower-extremity function: Results from a randomized clinical trial. Exp Gerontol. 2021 Apr 10;150:111343. doi: 10.1016/j.exger.2021.111343. PMID: 33848565.

Cohen AB, Paiva AL, Redding CA, Fried TR. Characteristics of Older Adults Who Cannot Identify a Healthcare Agent. J Gen Intern Med. 2021 Apr 26. doi: 10.1007/s11606-021-06798-2. PMID: 33904034.

Esserman DA, Gill TM, Miller ME, Greene EJ, Dziura JD, Travison TG, Meng C, Peduzzi PN. A case study of ascertainment bias for the primary outcome in the Strategies to Reduce Injuries and Develop Confidence in Elders (STRIDE) trial. Clin Trials. 2021 Apr;18(2):207-214. doi: 10.1177/1740774520980070. PMID: 33678038; PMCID: PMC8009806.

Moura LMVR, Festa N, Price M, Volya M, Benson NM, Zafar S, Weiss M, Blacker D, Normand SL, Newhouse JP, Hsu J. Identifying Medicare beneficiaries with dementia. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2021 Apr 26. doi: 10.1111/jgs.17183. PMID: 33901296.

Wu BJ, Honan L, Tinetti ME, Marottoli RA, Brissette D, Wilkins KM. The virtual 4Ms: A novel curriculum for first year health professional students during COVID-19. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2021 Apr 16. doi: 10.1111/jgs.17185. PMID: 33861865.


Badar T, Szabo A, Litzow M, Burkart M, Yurkiewicz I, Dinner S, Hefazi M, Shallis RM, Podoltsev N, Patel AA, Curran E, Wadleigh M, Balasubramanian S, Yang J, Arslan S, Aldoss I, Mattison R, Cenin D, Siebenaller C, Advani A, Liedtke M, Atallah E. Multi-institutional study evaluating clinical outcome with allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation after blinatumomab in patients with B-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia: real-world data. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2021 Apr 6. doi: 10.1038/s41409-021-01279-w. PMID: 33824440.

Wang X, Zeidan AM, Wang R, Bewersdorf JP, Zhang C, Podoltsev NA, Huntington SF, Gore SD, Ma X. Clinical effectiveness of DNA methyltransferase inhibitors and lenalidomide in older patients with refractory anemia with ring sideroblasts: a population-based study in the United States. Leuk Lymphoma. 2021 Apr 24:1-10. doi: 10.1080/10428194.2021.1913142. PMID: 33899659.

Xu L, Chen Y, Huang Y, Sandanaraj E, Yu JS, Lin RY, Dakle P, Ke XY, Chong YK, Koh L, Mayakonda A, Nacro K, Hill J, Huang ML, Gery S, Lim SW, Huang Z, Xu Y, Chen J, Bai L, Wang S, Wakimoto H, Yeo TT, Ang BT, Müschen M, Tang C, Tan TZ, Koeffler HP. Topography of transcriptionally active chromatin in glioblastoma. Sci Adv. 2021 Apr 30;7(18):eabd4676. doi: 10.1126/sciadv.abd4676. PMID: 33931443.

Infectious Diseases

Alpert T, Brito AF, Lasek-Nesselquist E, Rothman J, Valesano AL, MacKay MJ, Petrone ME, Breban MI, Watkins AE, Vogels CBF, Kalinich CC, Dellicour S, Russell A, Kelly JP, Shudt M, Plitnick J, Schneider E, Fitzsimmons WJ, Khullar G, Metti J, Dudley JT, Nash M, Beaubier N, Wang J, Liu C, Hui P, Muyombwe A, Downing R, Razeq J, Bart SM, Grills A, Morrison SM, Murphy S, Neal C, Laszlo E, Rennert H, Cushing M, Westblade L, Velu P, Craney A, Cong L, Peaper DR, Landry ML, Cook PW, Fauver JR, Mason CE, Lauring AS, St George K, MacCannell DR, Grubaugh ND. Early introductions and transmission of SARS-CoV-2 variant B.1.1.7 in the United States. Cell. 2021 Apr 3:S0092-8674(21)00434-7. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2021.03.061. PMID: 33891875; PMCID: PMC8018830.

del Rio, C; Springer, SA. Hepatitis C in the United States: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back. American Journal of Public Health.

Humphries RM, Azar MM, Caliendo AM, Chou A, Colgrove RC, Fabre V, Ginocchio CC, Hanson KE, Hayden MK, Pillai DR, Pollock NR, Lee FM. To Test, Perchance to Diagnose: Practical Strategies for Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Testing. Open Forum Infect Dis. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofab095. PMID: 33880392; PMCID: PMC7989172.

Lier AJ, Virmani S, Ilagan-Ying Y, Leelatian N, Darbinyan A, Malinis MF. Unilateral leg pain caused by cryptococcal myositis: An unusual presentation of disseminated cryptococcosis in a kidney transplant recipient. Transpl Infect Dis. 2021 Apr;23(2):e13491. doi: 10.1111/tid.13491. PMID: 33040432.

McAlpine LS, Lifland B, Check JR, Angarita GA, Ngo TT, Pleasure SJ, Wilson MR, Spudich SS, Farhadian SF, Bartley CM. Remission of subacute psychosis in a COVID-19 patient with an anti-neuronal autoantibody after treatment with intravenous immunoglobulin. Biol Psychiatry. 2021 Apr 12. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2021.03.033. PMCID: PMC8041149.

Rosas-Aguirre A, Moreno M, Moreno-Gutierrez D, Llanos-Cuentas A, Saavedra M, Contreras-Mancilla J, Barboza J, Alava F, Aguirre K, Carrasco G, Prussing C, Vinetz J, Conn JE, Speybroeck N, Gamboa D. Integrating Parasitological and Entomological Observations to Understand Malaria Transmission in Riverine Villages in the Peruvian Amazon. J Infect Dis. 2021 Apr 27;223(Supplement_2):S99-S110. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiaa496. PMID: 33906225; PMCID: PMC8079135.

Rufalco-Moutinho P, Moura Kadri S, Peres Alonso D, Moreno M, Carrasco-Escobar G, Prussing C, Gamboa D, Vinetz JM, Mureb Sallum MA, Conn JE, Martins Ribolla PE. Ecology and larval population dynamics of the primary malaria vector Nyssorhynchus darlingi in a high transmission setting dominated by fish farming in western Amazonian Brazil. PLoS One. 2021 Apr 8;16(4):e0246215. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0246215. PMID: 33831004; PMCID: PMC8031405.

Seval N, Frank CA, Litwin AH, Roth P, Schade MA, Pavlicova M, Levin FR, Brady KT, Nunes EV, Springer SA. Design and methods of a multi-site randomized controlled trial of an integrated care model of long-acting injectable buprenorphine with infectious disease treatment among persons hospitalized with infections and opioid use disorder. Contemp Clin Trials. 2021 Apr 7;105:106394. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2021.106394. PMID: 33838307.

Tan Q, Zhao S, Li X, Gu B, Ni Z. Does non-invasive blood pressure measurement increase the complications and decrease indwelling time of peripheral intravenous catheters: A cohort study. J Clin Nurs. 2021 Apr 7. doi: 10.1111/jocn.15751. PMID: 33829602.

Yan Y, Malik AA, Bayham J, Fenichel EP, Couzens C, Omer SB. Measuring voluntary and policy-induced social distancing behavior during the COVID-19 pandemic. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2021 Apr 20;118(16):e2008814118. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2008814118. PMID: 33820846.

Medical Oncology

Fishbein L, Del Rivero J, Else T, Howe JR, Asa SL, Cohen DL, Dahia PLM, Fraker DL, Goodman KA, Hope TA, Kunz PL, Perez K, Perrier ND, Pryma DA, Ryder M, Sasson AR, Soulen MC, Jimenez C. The North American Neuroendocrine Tumor Society Consensus Guidelines for Surveillance and Management of Metastatic and/or Unresectable Pheochromocytoma and Paraganglioma. Pancreas. 2021 Apr 1;50(4):469-493. doi: 10.1097/MPA.0000000000001792. PMID: 33939658.

Griffin GK, Wu J, Iracheta-Vellve A, Patti JC, Hsu J, Davis T, Dele-Oni D, Du PP, Halawi AG, Ishizuka JJ, Kim SY, Klaeger S, Knudsen NH, Miller BC, Nguyen TH, Olander KE, Papanastasiou M, Rachimi S, Robitschek EJ, Schneider EM, Yeary MD, Zimmer MD, Jaffe JD, Carr SA, Doench JG, Haining WN, Yates KB, Manguso RT, Bernstein BE. Epigenetic silencing by SETDB1 suppresses tumour intrinsic immunogenicity. Nature. 2021 May 5. doi: 10.1038/s41586-021-03520-4. PMID: 33953401.

Ibrahim EY, Domenicano I, Nyhan K, Elfil M, Mougalian SS, Cartmel B and Ehrlich BE (2021) Cognitive Effects and Depression Associated With Taxane-Based Chemotherapy in Breast Cancer Survivors: A Meta-Analysis. Front. Oncol. 11:642382. doi: 10.3389/fonc.2021.642382

Li X, Kumar S, Harmanci A, Li S, Kitchen RR, Zhang Y, Wali VB, Reddy SM, Woodward WA, Reuben JM, Rozowsky J, Hatzis C, Ueno NT, Krishnamurthy S, Pusztai L, Gerstein M. Whole-genome sequencing of phenotypically distinct inflammatory breast cancers reveals similar genomic alterations to non-inflammatory breast cancers. Genome Med. 2021 Apr 26;13(1):70. doi: 10.1186/s13073-021-00879-x. PMID: 33902690; PMCID: PMC8077918.

Moutafi M, Economopoulou P, Rimm D, Psyrri A. PARP inhibitors in head and neck cancer: Molecular mechanisms, preclinical and clinical data. Oral Oncol. 2021 Apr 14;117:105292. doi: 10.1016/j.oraloncology.2021.105292. PMID: 33862558.

Xiao C, Miller AH, Peng G, Levine ME, Conneely KN, Zhao H, Eldridge RC, Wommack EC, Jeon S, Higgins KA, Shin DM, Saba NF, Smith AK, Burtness B, Park HS, Irwin ML, Ferrucci LM, Ulrich B, Qian DC, Beitler JJ, Bruner DW. Association of epigenetic age acceleration with risk factors, survival, and quality of life in patients with head and neck cancer. Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2021 Apr 18:S0360-3016(21)00362-X. doi: 10.1016/j.ijrobp.2021.04.002. PMID: 33882281.


El Fekih R, Hurley J, Tadigotla V, Alghamdi A, Srivastava A, Coticchia C, Choi J, Allos H, Yatim K, Alhaddad J, Eskandari S, Chu P, Mihali AB, Lape IT, Lima Filho MP, Aoyama BT, Chandraker A, Safa K, Markmann JF, Riella LV, Formica RN, Skog J, Azzi JR. Discovery and Validation of a Urinary Exosome mRNA Signature for the Diagnosis of Human Kidney Transplant Rejection. J Am Soc Nephrol. doi: 10.1681/ASN.2020060850. PMID: 33658284; PMCID: PMC8017553.

Gill JS, Formica RN Jr, Murphy B. Passage of the Comprehensive Immunosuppressive Drug Coverage for Kidney Transplant Patients Act-a Chance to Celebrate and Reflect. J Am Soc Nephrol. 10.1681/ASN.2020121811. PMID: 33653687; PMCID: PMC8017546.

Hall IE, Reese PP, Mansour SG, Mohan S, Jia Y, Thiessen-Philbrook HR, Brennan DC, Doshi MD, Muthukumar T, Akalin E, Harhay MN, Schröppel B, Singh P, Weng FL, Bromberg JS, Parikh CR. Deceased-Donor Acute Kidney Injury and BK Polyomavirus in Kidney Transplant Recipients. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. doi: 10.2215/CJN.18101120. PMID: 33692117.

Krishnan N, Crowley ST. Post-Kidney Transplant Care and Health Outcomes of US Veterans. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. doi: 10.2215/CJN.00580121. PMID: 33602754; PMCID: PMC8011009.

Lier AJ, Virmani S, Ilagan-Ying Y, Leelatian N, Darbinyan A, Malinis MF. Unilateral leg pain caused by cryptococcal myositis: An unusual presentation of disseminated cryptococcosis in a kidney transplant recipient. Transpl Infect Dis. 2021 Apr;23(2):e13491. doi: 10.1111/tid.13491. PMID: 33040432.

Mansour SG, Liu C, Jia Y, Reese PP, Hall IE, El-Achkar TM, LaFavers KA, Obeid W, Rosenberg AZ, Daneshpajouhnejad P, Doshi MD, Akalin E, Bromberg JS, Harhay MN, Mohan S, Muthukumar T, Schröppel B, Singh P, El-Khoury JM, Weng FL, Thiessen-Philbrook HR, Parikh CR. Uromodulin to Osteopontin Ratio in Deceased Donor Urine Is Associated With Kidney Graft Outcomes. Transplantation. 2021 Apr 1;105(4):876-885. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000003299. PMID: 32769629.

Menez S, Moledina DG, Garg AX, Thiessen-Philbrook H, McArthur E, Jia Y, Liu C, Obeid W, Mansour SG, Koyner JL, Shlipak MG, Wilson FP, Coca SG, Parikh CR. Results from the TRIBE-AKI Study found associations between post-operative blood biomarkers and risk of chronic kidney disease after cardiac surgery. Kidney Int. doi: 10.1016/j.kint.2020.06.037. PMID: 32721447; PMCID: PMC8077034.

Moledina DG, Belliveau O, Yamamoto Y, Arora T, Carey KA, Churpek M, Martin M, Partridge CM, Mansour SG, Parikh CR, Koyner JL, Wilson FP. Variation in Best Practice Measures in Patients With Severe Hospital-Acquired Acute Kidney Injury: A Multicenter Study. Am J Kidney Dis. 2021 Apr;77(4):547-549. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2020.08.013. PMID: 33075389.

Moledina DG, Simonov M, Yamamoto Y, Alausa J, Arora T, Biswas A, Cantley LG, Ghazi L, Greenberg JH, Hinchcliff M, Huang C, Mansour SG, Martin M, Peixoto A, Schulz W, Subair L, Testani JM, Ugwuowo U, Young P, Wilson FP. The Association of COVID-19 With Acute Kidney Injury Independent of Severity of Illness: A Multicenter Cohort Study. Am J Kidney Dis. 2021 Apr;77(4):490-499.e1. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2020.12.007. PMID: 33422598; PMCID: PMC7791318.

Mullan CW, Chouairi F, Sen S, Mori M, Clark KAA, Reinhardt SW, Miller PE, Fuery MA, Jacoby D, Maulion C, Anwer M, Geirsson A, Mulligan D, Formica R, Rogers JG, Desai NR, Ahmad T. Changes in Use of Left Ventricular Assist Devices as Bridge to Transplantation With New Heart Allocation Policy. JACC Heart Fail. doi: 10.1016/j.jchf.2021.01.010. PMID: 33714748.

Nugent J, Aklilu A, Yamamoto Y, Simonov M, Li F, Biswas A, Ghazi L, Greenberg J, Mansour S, Moledina D, Wilson FP. Assessment of Acute Kidney Injury and Longitudinal Kidney Function After Hospital Discharge Among Patients With and Without COVID-19. JAMA Netw Open. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.1095. PMID: 33688965; PMCID: PMC7948062.

Pfau A, Grujic D, Keddis MT, Kausz AT, Lieske JC, Knauf F. Pilot study of reloxaliase in patients with severe enteric hyperoxaluria and hyperoxalemia. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2021 Apr 26;36(5):945-948. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfaa379. PMID: 33416876; PMCID: PMC8075375.

Reichel M, Knauf F. Statins, obesity, and the microbiome: a potential mechanism for the pleiotropic effects of statin therapy. Kidney Int. doi: 10.1016/j.kint.2020.07.038. PMID: 32827500.

Saran R, Pearson A, Tilea A, Shahinian V, Bragg-Gresham J, Heung M, Hutton DW, Steffick D, Zheng K, Morgenstern H, Gillespie BW, Leichtman A, Young E, O'Hare AM, Fischer M, Hotchkiss J, Siew E, Hynes D, Fried L, Balkovetz D, Sovern K, Liu CF, Crowley S; VA-REINS Steering Committee; VA Advisory Board. Burden and Cost of Caring for US Veterans With CKD: Initial Findings From the VA Renal Information System (VA-REINS). Am J Kidney Dis. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2020.07.013.: 32890592.

Zhang Y, Li K, Li Y, Zhao W, Wang L, Chen Z, Ma X, Yao T, Wang J, Dong W, Li X, Tian X, Fu R. Profibrotic mechanisms of DPP8 and DPP9 highly expressed in the proximal renal tubule epithelial cells. Pharmacol Res. 2021 Apr 29;169:105630. doi: 10.1016/j.phrs.2021.105630. PMID: 33932609.

Zheng Z, Waikar SS, Schmidt IM, Landis JR, Hsu CY, Shafi T, Feldman HI, Anderson AH, Wilson FP, Chen J, Rincon-Choles H, Ricardo AC, Saab G, Isakova T, Kallem R, Fink JC, Rao PS, Xie D, Yang W; CRIC Study Investigators. Subtyping CKD Patients by Consensus Clustering: The Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) Study. J Am Soc Nephrol. doi: 10.1681/ASN.2020030239.: 33462081; PMCID: PMC7920178.

Pulmonary, Critical Care, & Sleep Medicine

Messina CMS, Ferreira EVM, Singh I, Fonseca AXC, Ramos RP, Nery LE, Systrom DM, Oliveira RKF, Ota-Arakaki JS. Impact of right ventricular work and pulmonary arterial compliance on peak exercise oxygen uptake in idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension. Int J Cardiol. 2021 May 15;331:230-235. doi: 10.1016/j.ijcard.2021.01.027. PMID: 33545265.

Minasyan M, Sharma L, Pivarnik T, Liu W, Adams T, Bermejo S, Peng X, Liu A, Ishikawa G, Perry C, Kaminski N, Gulati M, Herzog EL, Dela Cruz CS, Ryu C. Elevated IL-15 concentrations in the sarcoidosis lung is independent of granuloma burden and disease phenotypes. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2021 Apr 14. doi: 10.1152/ajplung.00575.2020. PMID: 33851886.

Zhang Y, Yu G, Kaminski N, Lee P. PINK1 Mediates the Protective Effects of Thyroid Hormone T3 in Hyperoxia-induced Lung Injury. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2021 Apr 14. doi: 10.1152/ajplung.00598.2020. PMID: 33851544.

Rheumatology, Allergy & Immunology

Aronson, PL; Fleischer, E; Schaeffer, P; Fraenkel, L; Politi, MC; White, MA. Development of a Parent-Reported Outcome Measure for Febrile Infants ≤60 Days Old. Pediatric Emergency Care. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0000000000002378

Danve, A; Neogi, T. Treat to Target in Gout. CRAJ. Volume 31, Number 1.

Yin, X; Chen, S; Eisenbarth, SC. Dendritic Cell Regulation of T Helper Cells. Annual Review of Immunology 2021 39:1, 759-790.

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