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Commentary on Winhusen et al. (2019): Substance use disorders, chronic diseases, and electronic health records-a paradigm for screening and intervention.
(Addiction (Abingdon, England), 2019-08)
Effect of Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction on Perioperative Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Hip Fracture Surgery.
(The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2019-06-26)
INTRODUCTION:Heart failure is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality in hip fracture surgery. The impact of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF) is poorly understood in this population. We designed ...
Engaging patients throughout the health system: A landscape analysis of cold-call policies and recommendations for future policy change.
(Journal of clinical and translational science, 2018-12)
Healthcare institutions may often prohibit "cold-calling" or direct contact with a potential research participant when the person initiating contact is unknown to the patient. This policy aims to maintain patient privacy, ...
Pharmacists' attitudes toward dispensing naloxone and medications for opioid use disorder: A scoping review of the literature.
(Substance abuse, 2019-08-16)
Background: Pharmacists are on the frontline caring for patients at risk of an opioid overdose and for patients with an opioid use disorder (OUD). Dispensing naloxone and medications for OUD and counseling patients about ...
Clinical epidemiology of substance use disorders: Understanding patterns, sharing knowledge, planning interventions.
(The Indian journal of medical research, 2019-04)
Association of elevated serumfree light chains with chronic lymphocytic leukemia and monoclonal B-cell lymphocytosis.
(Blood cancer journal, 2019-08-05)
Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) and its precursor, monoclonal B-cell lymphocytosis (MBL), are heritable. Serumfree light-chain (sFLC) measures are a prognostic factor for CLL, but their role in susceptibility to CLL is ...
Cultivating Research Skills During Clinical Training to Promote Pediatric-Scientist Development.
Physician-scientists represent a critical component of the biomedical and health research workforce. However, the proportion of physicians who spend a significant amount of effort on scientific research has declined over ...
Delaying Elective Surgery in Geriatric Patients: An Opportunity for Preoperative Optimization.
(Anesthesia and analgesia, 2019-07-17)
Deciding whether to pursue elective surgery is a complex process for older adults. Comprehensive geriatric assessment (CGA) can help refine estimates of benefits and risks, at times leading to a delay of surgery to optimize ...
The Impact of Multiple Dimensions of Socioeconomic Status on Physical Functioning Across the Life Course.
(Gerontology & geriatric medicine, 2018-01)
Objective: We used the Physical Performance Across the LifeSpan Study to investigate the relationships of multiple indicators of socioeconomic status (SES), both in early life and late life, with physical function. Method: ...