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June 2015
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1. Arbab-Zadeh A, Fuster V. The myth of the vulnerable plaque - transitioning from a focus on individual lesions to atherosclerotic disease burden for coronary artery disease risk assessment. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 Mar 3;65:846-55.
Key words: coronary heart disease, atherosclerosis, prevention
http://ac.els-cdn.com/S073510971407346X/1-s2.0-S073510971407346X-main.pdf?_tid=7e066020-dd78-11e4-aa05-00000aacb35e&acdnat=1428447210_c85abbd231bcbafee5064667a4b37d1e
PMID:25601032

2. Cecka JM, Reed EF, Zachary AA. HLA high-resolution typing for sensitized patients: a solution in search of a problem? Am J Transplant. 2015 Apr;15:856.
Key words: clinical research/practice, histocompatibility, organ procurement, kidney transplantation/nephrology, editorial/personal viewpoint
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25778678

3. Groeneweg JA, Bhonsale A, James CA, et al. Clinical presentation, long-term follow-up, and outcomes of 1001 arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy patients and family members. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2015 Mar 27. [E-pub ahead of print] pii: CIRCGENETICS.114.001003.
Key words: cardiomyopathy, genetics, arrhythmia
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PMID:25820315

4. Juraschek SP, Blaha MJ, Blumenthal RS, Brawner C, Qureshi W, Keteyian SJ, Schairer J, Al-Mallah MH. Cardiorespiratory fitness and incident diabetes: The FIT Project. Diabetes Care. 2015. [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: diabetes; cardiorespiratory fitness
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25765356

5. Lee DI, Zhu G, Sasaki T, Cho GS, Hamdani N, Holewinski R, Jo SH, Danner T, Zhang M, Rainer PP, Bedja D, Kirk JA, Ranek MJ, Dostmann WR, Kwon C, Margulies KB, Van Eyk JE, Paulus WJ, Takimoto E, Kass DA. Phosphodiesterase 9A controls nitric-oxide-independent cGMP and hypertrophic heart disease. Nature. 2015 Mar 26;519(7544):472-6.
Key words: mechanisms of disease, heart failure, hypertrophy, phosphodiesterase, cyclic guanosine monophosphate, PDE9
http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v519/n7544/full/nature14332.html
PMID:25799991

6. Lutsey PL, Michos ED, Misialek JR, Pankow JS, Loehr L, Selvin E, Reis JP, Gross M, Eckfeldt JH, Folsom AR. Race and vitamin d binding protein gene polymorphisms modify the association of 25-hydroxyvitamin D and incident heart failure: The ARIC (Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities) Study. JACC Heart Fail. 2015 Mar 30. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: vitamin D, heart failure, race, vitamin D binding protein, genetics
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25863973

7. Martin SS, Sperling LS, Blaha MJ, Wilson PW, Gluckman TJ, Blumenthal RS, Stone NJ. Clinician-patient risk discussion for atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease prevention: Importance to implementation of the 2013 ACC/AHA Guidelines. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015; 65(13): 1361-68.
Key words: shared decision making; coronary heart disease; lipid-lowering therapy; myocardial infarction; risk estimation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25835448

8. Nakanishi R, Li D, Blaha MJ, Whelton SP, Matsumoto S, Alani A, Rezaeian P, Blumenthal RS, Budoff MJ. The relationship between coronary artery calcium score and the long-term mortality among patients with minimal or absent coronary artery risk factors. Int J Cardiol. 2015; 185: 275-81.
Key words: coronary artery calcification; long-term; low risk; mortality risk; risk factor
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25818539

9. Robert ET, Horne A, Martin SS, Blaha MJ, Blankstein R, Budoff MJ, Sibley C, Polak JF, Frick KD, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K. Cost-effectiveness of coronary artery calcium testing for coronary heart and cardiovascular disease risk prediction to guide statin allocation: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. PLoS One. 2015; 10(3): e0116377.
Key words: cost-effectiveness; coronary artery calcium; coronary heart disease; cardiovascular disease; risk prediction
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25786208

10. Shaharyar S, Roberson LL, Jamal O, Younus A, Blaha MJ, Ali SS, Zide K, Agatston AA, Blumenthal RS, Conceicao RD, Santos RD, Nasir K. Obesity and metabolic phenotypes (metabolically healthy and unhealthy variants) are significantly associated with prevalence of elevated C-reactive protein and hepatic steatosis in a large healthy Brazilian population. J Obes. 2015; 2015: 178526.
Key words: obesity; C-reactive protein; Hepatic Steatosis; Metabolic
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25838943

11. Zhu G, Groneberg D, Sikka G, Hori D, Ranek MJ, Nakamura T, Takimoto E, Paolocci N, Berkowitz DE, Friebe A, Kass DA. Soluble guanylate cyclase is required for systemic vasodilation but not positive inotropy induced by nitroxyl in the mouse. Hypertension. 2015 Feb;65(2):385-92.
Key words: cardiotonic agents, cardiovascular physiological phenomena, cyclic GMP-dependent protein kinases, guanylate cyclase, nitrogen oxides, pharmacology, vasodilation
http://hyper.ahajournals.org/content/65/2/385.long
PMID:25452469

1. Ahmed HM, Al-Mallah MH, McEvoy JW, Nasir K, Blumenthal RS, Jones SR, Brawner CA, Keteyian SJ, Blaha MJ. Maximal exercise testing variables and 10-year survival: Fitness risk score from the FIT Project. Mayo Clin Proc. 2015 March;90(3): 346-55.
Key words: Fitness; exercise; risk score
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25744114

2. Al-Rifai M, Silverman MG, Nasir K, Budoff MJ, Blankstein R, Szklo M, Katz R, Blumenthal RS, Blaha MJ. The association of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, obesity, and metabolic syndrome, with systemic inflammation and subclinical atherosclerosis: The MESA. Atherosclerosis. 2015 Apr;239(2):629-33.
Key words: Inflammation; metabolic syndrome; nonalcoholic fatty liver disease; obesity; subclinical atherosclerosis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25683387

3. Ashikaga H, Aguilar-Rodríguez J, Gorsky S, Lusczek E, Marquitti FM, Thompson B, Wu D, Garland J. Modeling the heart as a communication system. J R Soc Interface 12: 20141201, 2015
Key words: information theory, cardiac electrophysiology, cardiac arrhythmia, mathematical modeling
http://rsif.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/12/105/20141201
PMID: 25740854

4. Desai D, Ahmed HM, Michos ED. Preventing cardiovascular disease in patients with diabetes: use of aspirin for primary prevention. Curr Cardiol Rep. 2015 Mar;17(3):566.
Key words: aspirin, diabetes, cardiovascular disease prevention
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25676828

5. Leffell MS, Jones RJ, Gladstone DE. Donor HLA-specific Abs: to BMT or not to BMT? Bone Marrow Transplant. 2015 Feb 23. doi: 10.1038/bmt.2014.331. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: bone marrow transplant, HLA, engraftment failure
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25706884

6. Yeboah J, Sillau S, Delaney JC, Blaha MJ, Michos ED, Young R, Qureshi WT, McClelland R, Burke GL, Psaty BM, Herrington DM. Implications of the new American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association cholesterol guidelines for primary atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease event prevention in a multi ethnic cohort: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Am Heart J. 2015 Mar;169(3):387-395.e3.
Key words: statin eligibility, cholesterol guidelines, primary prevention
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25728729

1. Alluri K, Joshi PH, Henry TS, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K, Blaha MJ. Scoring of coronary artery calcium scans: History, assumptions, current limitations, and future directions. Atherosclerosis. 2015 March; 239(1): 109-117.
Key words: Agatston score; coronary artery calcium; EBCT; MDCT; mass score
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25585030

2. Gepner AD, Young R, Delaney JA, Tattersall MC, Blaha MJ, Post WS, Gottesman RF, Kronmal R, Budoff MJ, Burke GL, Folsom AR, Liu K, Kaufman J, Stein JH. Comparison of coronary artery calcium presence, carotid plaque presence, and carotid intima-media thickness for cardiovascular disease prediction in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2015 Jan; 8(1). Pii: e002262
Key words: Atherosclerosis; cardiovascular disease; carotid arteries; neuroimaging; risk factors
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25596139

3. Hung RK, Feldman DI, Blaha MJ. Cardiovascular disease mortality and excessive exercise in heart attack survivors. Mayo Clin Proc. 2015 Jan; 90(1): 159.
Key words: Physical activity; cardiovascular disease
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25572200

4. Lucas DP, Leffell MS, Zachary AA. Differences in immunogenicity of HLA antigens and the impact of cross-reactivity on the humoral response. Transplantation. 2015 Jan 15;99 :77-85.
Key words: immunogenicity, HLA antigens, humoral response
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25187165

5. Lutsey PL, Eckfeldt JH, Ogagarue ER, Folsom AR, Michos ED, Gross M. The 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 C-3 epimer: Distribution, correlates, and reclassification of 25-hydroxyvitamin D status in the population-based Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study (ARIC). Clin Chim Acta. 2015 Jan 9;442C:75-81.
Key words: vitamin D3 epimer, 25-hydroxyvitamin D, vitamin D deficiency

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25578393

6. Martin SS, Blaha MJ, Muse ED, Qasim AN, Reilly MP, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K, Criqui MH, McClelland RL, Hughes-Austin JM, Allison MA. Leptin and incident cardiovascular disease: The MESA. Atherosclerosis. 2014; 239(1): 67-72.
Key words: Atherosclerosis; cardiovascular disease; heart failure; leptin; obesity
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25574859

7. Martin SS, Michos ED. Mapping hyperlipidemia in young adulthood to coronary risk: importance of cumulative exposure and how to stay young. Circulation. 2015 Feb 3;131(5):445-7.
Key words: lipids, coronary risk, prevention, editorial

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25623154

8. McEvoy JW, Blaha MJ, DeFilippis AP, Lima JA, Bluemke DA, Hundley WG, Min JK, Shaw LJ, Lloyd-Jones DM, Barr RG, Budoff MJ, Nasir K. Cigarette smoking and cardiovascular events: Role of inflammation and subclinical atherosclerosis: The MESA. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2015 Mar;35(3):700-9.
Key words: Inflammation; smoking
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25573855

9. Muse ED, Feldman DI, Blaha MJ, Dardari ZA, Blumenthal RS, Budoff MJ, Nasir K, Criqui MH, Cushman M, McClelland RL, Allison MA. The association of resistin with cardiovascular disease in the MESA. Atherosclerosis. 2015 Mar;239(1):101-8.
Key words: Adipokines; atherosclerotic heart disease; resistin; risk stratification
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25585029

10. Orandi BJ, Chow EH, Hsu A, Gupta N, Van Arendonk KJ, Garonzik-Wang JM, Montgomery JR, Wickliffe C, Lonze BE, Bagnasco SM, Alachkar N, Kraus ES, Jackson AM, Montgomery RA, Segev DL. Quantifying renal allograft loss following early antibody-mediated rejection. Am J Transplant. 2015 Feb;15 :489-98.
Key words: Clinical research, graft survival, kidney transplantation, nephrology, epidemiology
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25611786

11. Steffen BT, Guan W, Remaley AT, Paramsothy P, Heckbert SR, McClelland RL, Greenland P, Michos ED, Tsai MY. Use of lipoprotein particle measures for assessing coronary heart disease risk post-American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology guidelines: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2015 Feb;35(2):448-54.
Key words: lipoprotein particles, coronary risk, net reclassification
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25477346

1. Arbaje AI, Newcomer AR, Maynor KA, Duhaney RL, Eubank KJ, Carrese JA. Excellence in transitional care of older adults and pay-for-performance: perspectives of healthcare professionals. The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Safety. 2014 Dec; 40(12):550-558.
Key words: care transitions, pay-for-performance, older adults, qualitative study
No PMID available

2. Multhaup ML, Seldin MM, Jaffe AE, Lei X, Kirchner H, Mondal P, Li Y, Rodriguez V, Drong A, Hussain M, Lindgren C, McCarthy M, Näslund E, Zierath JR, Wong GW, Feinberg AP. Mouse-human experimental epigenetic analysis unmasks dietary targets and genetic liability for diabetic phenotypes. Cell Metabolism. 2015 Jan 6;21(1):138-49.
Key words: epigenetics; epigenomics; DNA methylation; diet-induced obesity; diabetic phenotypes
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25565211

3. Sawant AC, Bhonsale A, Te Riele AS, Tichnell C, Murray B, Russell SD, Tandri H, Tedford RJ, Judge DP, Calkins H, James CA. Exercise has a disproportionate role in the pathogenesis of arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy in patients without desmosomal mutations. J Am Heart Assoc. 2014 Dec 16;3(6).
Key words: ARVD/C, exercise, arrhythmias, right ventricle
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25516436

4. Tampakakis E, Leary PJ, Selby VN, De Marco T, Cappola TP, Felker GM, Russell SD, Kasper EK, Tedford RJ. The diastolic pulmonary gradient does not predict survival in patients with pulmonary hypertension due to left heart disease. JACC Heart Fail. 2015 Jan;3(1):9-16.
Key words: pulmonary hypertension, heart failure, hemodynamics, diastolic pulmonary gradient, survival
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25453535

1. Aladin AI, Whelton SP, Al-Mallah MH, Blaha MJ, Keteyian SJ, Juraschek SP, Rubin J, Brawner CA, Michos ED. Relation of resting heart rate to risk for all-cause mortality by gender after considering exercise capacity (The FIT Project). Am J Cardiol. 2014 Dec 1; 114(11): 1701-6.
Key words: resting heart rate; exercise capacity; risk stratification; all-cause mortality
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25439450

2. Al Rifai M; Cainzos-Achirica M, Blaha MJ. Establishing the warranty of a coronary artery calcium score of zero. Atherosclerosis. 2015 Jan; 238(1): 1-3.
Key words: Coronary artery calcium; risk assessment; risk stratification; thoracic aorta calcium
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25461731

3. Arbaje AI, Newcomer AR, Maynor KA, Duhaney RL, Eubank KJ, Carrese JA. Excellence in transitional care of older adults and pay-for-performance: perspectives of healthcare professionals. The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Safety. 2014 Dec; 40(12):550-558.
Key words: care transitions, pay-for-performance, older adults, qualitative study
No PMID available

4. Feldman DI, Blaha MJ, Santos RD, Jones SR, Blumenthal RS, Toth PP, Sperling LS, Martin SS. Recommendations for the management of patients with familial hypercholesterolemia. Curr Atheroscler Rep. 2015 Jan; 17(1); 473.
Key words: familial hypercholesterolemia; atherosclerosis; LDL; screening; diagnosis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25404096

5. Gabelli SB, Boto A, Halperin-Kuhns V, Bianchet MA, Farinelli F, Aripriala S, Yoder J, Jakoncic J, Tomaselli GF, Amzel LM. Regulation of the NaV1.5 cytoplasmic domain by CaM. Nature Comm. 2014 Nov 5; 5:5126.
Key words: sodium channel, arrhythmia, Long QT syndrome, Brugada syndrome, cardiomyopathy
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25370050

6. Gibson AO, Blaha MJ, Arnan MK, Sacco RL, Szklo M, Herrington DM, Yeboah J. Coronary artery calcium and incident cerebrovascular events in asymptomatic cohort. J Am Coll Cardiol Img. 2014 Nov; 7(11): 1108-1115.
Key words: cerebrovascular disease; coronary artery calcium score; risk prediction; prevention
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25459592

7. Houston BA, Mukherjee M. Cardiac sarcoidosis: clinical manifestations, imaging characteristics, and therapeutic approach. Clinical Medicine Insights: Cardiology. 2014:8(S1) 31-37 doi: 10.4137/CMC.S15713.
Key words: cardiac sarcoidosis, cardiac imaging, cardiac MRI
http://www.la-press.com/cardiac-sarcoidosis-clinical-manifestations-imaging-characteristics-an-article-a4512

8. Hung RK, Al-Mallah MH, McEvoy JW, Whelton SP, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K, Schairer JR, Brawner C, Alam M, Keteyian SJ, Blaha MJ. Prognostic value of exercise capacity in patients with coronary artery disease: The FIT Project. Mayo Clinic Proc. 2014 Dec; 89(12): 1644-1654.
Key words: Cardiorespiratory fitness; coronary artery disease; exercise capacity; myocardial infarction
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25440889

9. Kanwar M, Tedford RJ, Agarwal R, Clarke MM, Walter C, Sokos G, Murali S, Benza RL. Management of pulmonary hypertension due to heart failure with preserved ejection fraction. Curr Hypertens Rep. 2014 Dec;16(12):501.
Key words: heart failure with preserved ejection fraction, pulmonary hypertension, right ventricle, management
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25320018

10. Malik R, Aneni EC, Roberson L, Ogunmoroti O, Ali SS, Shaharyar S, Younus A, Jamal O, Aziz MA, Martin SS, Blaha MJ, Feldman T, Agatston AS, Veledar E, Nasir K. Measuring coronary artery calcification: Is serum vitamin D relevant? Atherosclerosis. 2014 Dec; 237(2): 734-738.
Key words: serum vitamin D; coronary artery calcification; atherosclerosis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25463113

11. Martin SS, Joshi PH, Blaha MJ. High-density lipoprotein and endothelial function in patients with myocardial infarction: pieces in a puzzle. Atherosclerosis. 2014 Dec; 237(2): 838-839.
Key words: high-density lipoprotein; nitric oxide; endothelial function; myocardial infarction
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25463130

12. Miedema MD, Lopez FL, Blaha MJ, Virani SS, Coresh J, Ballantyne CM, Folsom AR. Eligibility for statin therapy according to new cholesterol guidelines and prevalent use of medication to lower lipid levels in an older US cohort: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study cohort. JAMA Intern Med. 2014 Nov 17. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: statin; lipids; guidelines; prevention
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25401375

13. Oni ET, Kalathiya R, Aneni EC, Martin SS, Blaha MJ, Feldman T, Agatston AS, Blumenthal RS, Conceicao RD, Carvalho JA, Santos RD, Nasir K. Relation of physical activity to prevalence of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease independent of cardiometabolic risk. Am J Cardiol. 2015 Jan; 115(1): 34-9.
Key words: physical activity; nonalcoholic fatty liver disease; cardiometabolic risk
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25456868

14. Rickard J, Bassiouny M, Tedford RJ, Baranowski B, Spragg D, Cantillon D, Varma N, Wilkoff BL, Tang WH. Long-term outcomes in patients with ambulatory New York Heart Association Class III and IV heart failure undergoing cardiac resynchronization therapy. Am J Cardiol. 2015 Jan 1;115(1):82-5.
Key words: cardiac resynchronization therapy, heart failure, outcomes, advanced
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25491007

15. Tota-Maharaj R, Al-Mallah MH, Nasir K, Qureshi WT, Blumenthal RS, Blaha MJ. Improving the relationship between coronary artery calcium score and coronary plaque burden: Addition of regional measures of coronary artery calcium distribution. Atherosclerosis. 2015 Jan; 238(1): 126-131.
Key words: coronary artery calcium; coronary artery disease; coronary computed tomography angiography
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25479801

1. Blaha MJ. The future of CV risk prediction: Multisite imaging to predict multiple outcomes. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2014 Oct; 7(10): 1054-6.
Key words: Brain; cardiovascular risk; carotid artery; diabetes; imaging
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25323166

2. Cho GS, Fernandez L, Kwon C. Regenerative medicine for the heart: perspectives on stem-cell therapy. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2014 Nov 10;21(14):2018-31.
Key words: heart regeneration, pluripotent stem cells, cardiac progenitors, cardiac stem cells
http://online.liebertpub.com/doi/full/10.1089/ars.2014.6063
PMID:25133793

3. Czarny MJ, Resar JR. Diagnosis and management of valvular aortic stenosis. Clinical Medicine Insights: Cardiology. 2014 Oct 19; 8(S1): 14-24.
Key words: aortic stenosis, transcatheter aortic valve replacement
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25368539

4. Debeljak M, Freed DN, Welch JA, Haley L, Beierl K, Iglehart BS, Pallavajjala A, Gocke CD, Leffell MS, Lin MT, Pevsner J, Wheelan SJ, Eshleman JR. Haplotype counting by next-generation sequencing for ultrasensitive human DNA detection. J Mol Diagn. 2014 Sep;16(5):495-503.
Key words: haplotype, sequencing, DNA detection
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25132481

5. Horne A Jr, Reineck EA, Hasan RK, Resar JR, Chacko M. Transcatheter aortic valve replacement: Historical perspectives, current evidence, and future directions. American Heart Journal. 2014 October; 168(4): 414-423.
Key words: aortic stenosis, transcatheter aortic valve replacement
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25262249

6. Jackson AM, Sigdel TK, Delville M, Hsieh SC, Dai H, Bagnasco S, Montgomery RA, Sarwal MM. Endothelial cell antibodies associated with novel targets and increased rejection. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2014 Nov 7. pii: ASN.2013121277. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: acute allograft rejection, endothelial cells, immunology and pathology, kidney transplantation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25381426

7. Kohli P, Whelton SP, Hsu S, Yancy CW, Stone NJ, Chrispin J, Gilotra NA, Houston B, Ashen MD, Martin SS, Joshi PH, McEvoy JW, Gluckman TJ, Michos ED, Blaha MJ, Blumenthal RS. Clinician's guide to the updated ABCs of cardiovascular disease. J Am Heart Assoc. 2014 Sept 22; 3(5): e001098.
Key words: blood pressure; cholesterol; diabetes mellitus; exercise; prevention
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25246448

8. Lucas DP, Leffell MS, Zachary AA. Differences in immunogenicity of HLA antigens and the impact of cross-reactivity on the humoral response. Transplantation. 2014 Sep 3. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Immunogenicity, HLA antibody, Sensitization, CREG matching
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25187165

9. Michos ED, Wilson LM, Yeh HC, Berger Z, Suarez-Cuervo C, Stacy SR, Bass EB. Prognostic value of cardiac troponin in patients with chronic kidney disease without suspected acute coronary syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Ann Intern Med. 2014 Oct 7;161(7):491-501. doi: 10.7326/M14-0743.
Key words: troponin, kidney disease, biomarkers
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25111499

10. Orandi BJ, Zachary AA, Dagher NN, Bagnasco SM, Garonzik-Wang JM, Van Arendonk KJ, Gupta N, Lonze BE, Alachkar N, Kraus ES, Desai NM, Locke JE, Racusen LC, Segev DL, Montgomery RA. Eculizumab and splenectomy as salvage therapy for severe antibody-mediated rejection after HLA-incompatible kidney transplantation. Transplantation. 2014 Oct 27;98(8):857-63.
Key words: HLA-incompatible kidney transplantation, Antibody-mediated rejection, Intravenous immunoglobulin, Complement inhibition, Rescue immunosuppressive regimens
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25121475

11. Ratchford EV, Evans NS. Carotid artery disease. Vasc Med. 2014 Oct 31. pii: 1358863X14557722. [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: carotid artery disease; carotid stenosis; carotid ultrasound
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25362109

12. Stacy SR, Suarez-Cuervo C, Berger Z, Wilson LM, Yeh HC, Bass EB, Michos ED. Role of troponin in patients with chronic kidney disease and suspected acute coronary syndrome: a systematic review. Ann Intern Med. 2014 Oct 7;161(7):502-12. doi: 10.7326/M14-0746.
Key words: troponin, kidney disease, acute coronary syndromes
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25111593

13. Swiger KJ, Manalac RJ, Blaha MJ, Blumenthal RS, Martin SS. Statins, mood, sleep, and physical function: a systematic review. Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 2014 Dec;70(12):1413-22.
Key words: statin therapy; mood; sleep; physical function; energy
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25291991

14. Tota-Maharaj R, Blaha MJ, Blankstein R, Silverman MG, Eng J, Shaw LJ, Blumenthal RS, Budoff MJ, Nasir K. Association of coronary artery calcium and coronary heart disease events in young and elderly participants in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis: a secondary analysis of a prospective, population-based cohort. Mayo Clin Proc. 2014 Oct;89(10):1350-9.
Key words: coronary artery calcium; coronary heart disease; atherosclerosis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25236430

1. Solhjoo S, O'Rourke B. Mitochondrial instability during regional ischemia-reperfusion underlies arrhythmias in monolayers of cardiomyocytes. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2014 Sep 27. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Ischemia-reperfusion; energy metabolism; ventricular arrhythmias; fibrillation; mitochondria
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022282814003058
PMID: 25268650

2. Gottesman RF, Schneider AL, Albert M, Alonso A, Bandeen-Roche K, Coker L, Coresh J, Knopman D, Power MC, Rawlings A, Sharrett AR, Wruck LM, Mosley TH. Midlife hypertension and 20-year cognitive change: the atherosclerosis risk in communities neurocognitive study. JAMA Neurol. 2014 Oct 1;71(10):1218-27. doi: 10.1001/jamaneurol.2014.1646. PMID: 25090106 [PubMed - in process]
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25090106

3. Koton S, Schneider AL, Rosamond WD, Shahar E, Sang Y, Gottesman RF, Coresh J. Stroke incidence and mortality trends in US communities, 1987 to 2011. JAMA. 2014 Jul 16;312(3):259-68. doi: 10.1001/jama.2014.7692.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25027141

1. Al-Mallah MH, Keteyian SJ, Brawner CA, Whelton S, Blaha MJ. Rationale and Design of the Henry Ford Exercise Testing Project (The FIT Project). Clin Cardiol. 2014 August; 37(8): 456-61.
Key words: cardiorespiratory fitness; exercise capacity; exercise testing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25138770

2. Blaha MJ, Dardari ZA, Blumenthal RS, Martin SS, Nasir K, Al-Mallah MH. The new "intermediate risk" group: A comparative analysis of the new 2013 ACC/AHA risk assessment guidelines versus prior guidelines in men. Atherosclerosis. 2014 Aug 16; 237(1): 1-4.
Key words: guidelines; primary prevention; risk prediction
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25173946

3. Evans NS, Ratchford EV. Vascular Disease Patient Information Page: The post-thrombotic syndrome. Vasc Med. 2014 Jul 21;19(4):331-333.
Key words: deep vein thrombosis; post-thrombotic syndrome; venous thromboembolism
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25047858

4. Timp W, Bravo HC, McDonald OG, Goggins M, Umbricht C, Zeiger M, Feinberg AP, Irizarry RA. Large hypomethylated blocks as a universal defining epigenetic alteration in human solid tumors. Genome Med. 2014 Aug 26;6(8):61.
Key words: epigenetics, cancer, DNA methylation
http://genomemedicine.com/content/6/8/61
PMID:25191524

1. Amin NP, Martin SS, Blaha MJ, Nasir K, Blumenthal RS, Michos ED. Headed in the right direction but at risk for miscalculation: a critical appraisal of the 2013 ACC/AHA risk assessment guidelines. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Jul 1;63(25 Pt A):2789-94.
Key words: coronary artery calcium; guidelines; preventive cardiology; risk assessment
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24814487

2. Ankam J, Feldman DI, Blaha MJ, Martin SS. Improving lipid control following myocardial infarction. Curr Opin Cardiol. 2014; 29(5): 454-66.
Key words: cholesterol; lipids; myocardial infarction; secondary prevention; lipoproteins
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25046003

3. Joshi PH, Toth PP, Lirette ST, Griswold ME, Massaro JM, Martin SS, Blaha MJ, Kulkarni KR, Khokhar AA, Correa A, D'Agustino RB Sr, Jones SR. Association of high-density lipoprotein subclasses and incident coronary heart disease: The Jackson Heart and Framingham Offspring Cohort Studies. Eur J Prev Cardiol. 2014 Jul 25. [Epud ahead of print]
Key words: high-density lipoprotein cholesterol; coronary artery disease; primary prevention
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25062744

4. Kanaya AM, Herrrington D, Vittinghoff E, Ewing SK, Liu K, Blaha MJ, Dave SS, Qureshi F, Kandula NR. Understanding the high prevalence of diabetes in U.S. South Asians compared with four racial/ethnic groups: the MASALA and MESA studies. Diabetes Care. 2014 Jun;37(6):1621-8.
Key words: diabetes; insulin resistance; risk factors
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24705613

5. Martin SS, Abd TT, Jones SR, Michos ED, Blumenthal RS, Blaha MJ. 2013 ACC/AHA cholesterol treatment guideline: what was done well and what could be done better. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Jun 24;63(24):2674-8.
Key words: atherosclerosis; cardiovascular disease; cholesterol; coronary heart disease; dyslipidemia
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24681146

6. Martin SS, Khokar AA, May HT, Kulkarni KR, Blaha MJ, Joshi PH, Toth PP, Muhlestein JB, Anderson JL, Knight S, Li Y, Spertus JA, Jones SR. HDL cholesterol subclasses, myocardial infarction, and mortality in secondary prevention: the lipoprotein investigators collaborative. Eur Heart J. 2014 Jun 30. pii: ehu264.
[Epub ahead of print]
Key words: acute myocardial infarction, coronary heart disease; HDL subclasses
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24980493

7. McEvoy JW, Blaha MJ. Coronary artery calcium testing: exploring the need for a randomized trial. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2014 Jul;7(4):578-80
Key words: editorials; coronary artery calcium; high sensitivity C-reactive protein
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25027452

8. Tedford RJ. Determinants of right ventricular afterload (2013 Grover Conference series). Pulm Circ. 2014 Jun;4(2):211-9.
Key words: afterload; arterial compliance; pulmonary hypertension; pulmonary vascular resistance; right ventricle
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25006440

1. Barron J, Bedra M, Wood J, Finkelstein J. Exploring three perspectives on feasibility of a patient portal for older adults. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2014;202:181-4.
Key words: patient portal, elderly
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25000046

2. Berkowitz SA, & Pahira JJ. Accountable care organization readiness and academic medical centers. Acad Med. 2014 Jun 20;89(9).
Key words: accountable care, ACO, academic medical center, quality of care
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24979282

3. Evans NS, Ratchford EV. Vascular Disease Patient Information Page: Venous Thromboembolism (deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism). Vasc Med. 2014 May 14;19(2):148-150.
Key words: deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism; venous thromboembolism
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24829313

4. Feinberg AP. Epigenetic stochasticity, nuclear structure and cancer: the implications for medicine. J Intern Med. 2014 July; 276(1): 5-11. doi: 10.1111/joim.12224.
Key words: epigenetic, GWAS, EWAS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24635672

5. Jeong IC, Finkelstein J. HRV analysis to identify stages of home-based telerehabilitation exercise. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2014;202:287-90.
Key words: heart rate variability home rehabilitation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25000073

6. Li H, Margolick JB, Bream JH, Nilles TL, Langan S, Bui HT, Sylwester AW, Picker LJ, Leng SX. Heterogeneity of CD4+ and CD8+ T-cell responses to cytomegalovirus in HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected men who have sex with men. The Journal of Infectious Diseases. 2014 Aug 1;210(3):400-4.
Key words: CMV; CD4+ and CD8+ T-cell responses; HIV infection; MACS; IE-1; intracellular cytokine staining; IFN-?; TNF-?; IL-2
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24532602

7. Li H, Weng P, Najarro K, Xue Q, Semba RD, Margolick JB, Leng SX. Chronic CMV infection in older women: Longitudinal comparisons of CMV DNA in peripheral monocytes, anti-CMV IgG titers, serum IL-6 levels, and CMV pp65 (NLV)-specific CD8+ T-cell frequencies with twelve year follow-up. Experimental Gerontology EXG-09333; No of Pages 6
Key words: Chronic CMV infection, CMV DNA in monocytes, IL-6, CMV pp65 (NLV)-specific CD8+ T cells, Longitudinal, Aging

8. Ratchford EV, Evans NS. Vascular Disease Patient Information Page: Peripheral artery disease. Vasc Med. 2014 May 30;19(3):218-220.
Key words: peripheral artery disease, claudication; vascular disease
http://eds.a.ebscohost.com/ehost/pdfviewer/pdfviewer?vid=3&sid=ecb47479-a224-41a4-bf2b-a0fe6ee489b3%40sessionmgr4003&hid=4213
PMID: 24879717

1. Gao PS, Zhou YF, Xian LL, Li CJ, Xu T, Plunkett B, Huang SK, Wan M, Cao X. Functional Effects of TGF-beta1 on Mesenchymal Stem Cell Mobilization in Cockroach Allergen Induced Asthma. J Immunol. 2014; 192(10):4560-70.
Key words: asthma, cockroach allergen, TGF?1, mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs), remodeling
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24711618

2. George RT, Mehra VC, Chen MY, Kitagawa K, Arbab-Zadeh A, Miller JM, Matheson MB, Vavere AL, Kofoed KF, Rochitte CE, Dewey M, Yaw TS, Niinuma H, Brenner W, Cox C, Clouse ME, Lima JA, Di Carli M. Myocardial CT perfusion imaging and SPECT for the diagnosis of coronary artery disease: a head-to-head comparison from the CORE320 Multicenter Diagnostic Performance Study. Radiology. 2014 May 26:140806. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: myocardial ischemia; myocardial perfusion; coronary angiography; SPECT; CT; atherosclerosis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24865312

3. Liu T, Takimoto E, Dimaano VL, Demazumder D, Kettlewell S, Smith GL, Sidor A, Abraham T, O'Rourke B. Inhibiting mitochondrial Na+/Ca2+ exchange prevents sudden death in a guinea pig model of heart failure. Circulation Research. 2014 Jun 20;115(1):44-54.
Key words: mitocohndria, Na+/Ca2+ exchange, reactive oxygen species, oxidative stress, Ca2+ regulation, metabolism
http://circres.ahajournals.org/content/early/2014/04/29/CIRCRESAHA.115.303062.long
PMID: 24780171

4. Mukherjee M. Dyslipidemia in pregnancy. CardioSource. 2014 May.
Key words: pregnancy, lipids, female
http://ldl.cardiosource.org/Hot-Topics/2014/05/Dyslipidemia-in-Pregnancy.aspx
no PMID available

5. Soloski MJ, Crowder LA, Lahey LJ, Wagner CA, Robinson, Auctott JN. Serum inflammatory mediators as markers of human lyme disease activity. PLoS One. 2014 Apr 16;9(4):e93243. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0093243.
Key words:Lyme disease, Immune response, Chemo Kines, CCytokines
PMID: 24740099

6. Zhou YF, Mirza S, Xu T, Tripathi P, Plunkett B, Myers A, Gao PS. Aryl hydrocarbon receptor (AhR) modulates cockroach allergen induced immune responses through active TGF?1 Release. Mediators of Inflammation. 2014; 2014:591479.
Key words: Asthma, cockroach allergy, Aryl hydrocarbon Receptor, fibroblasts, TGF?1
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24795504

1. Leffell MS, Montgomery RA, Philogene MC, Sikorski P, Zachary AA. Differential Effect of Bortezomib on HLA Class I and Class II Antibody. Transplantation. 2014 May 28. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Bortezomib, HLA antibody, Renal transplantation, Proteasome inhibition, MHC molecules
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24798311

2. Post WS, Budoff M, Kingsley L, Palella FJ, Witt MD, Li X, George RT, Brown T, Jacobson LP. Associations between HIV infection and subclinical coronary atherosclerosis: The Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study (MACS). Ann Intern Med. 2014 April 1;160(7):458-67.
Key words: Atherosclerosis, HIV, coronary CT, epidemiology
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24687069

3. Shenje L, Andersen P, Uosaki H, Fernandez L, Cho GS, Rainer P, Zhong W, Harvey RP, Kass DA, Kwon C. Precardiac deletion of numb and numblike reveals renewal of cardiac progenitors. eLife. 2014 April 24 ;3:e02164.
Key words: Cardiac Progenitors, Self-renewal, Niche
http://elifesciences.org/content/3/e02164
PMID: 24843018

1. Chen XJ, Mao GX, Leng SX. Frailty syndrome: an overview. Clin Interv Aging. 2014 Mar 19;9:433-441.
Key words: frailty, inflammation, IL-6, aging, older adults
http://dx.doi.org/10.2147/CIA.S45300
PMID:24672230

2. Kelly KM, Tocchetti CG, Lyashkov A, Tarwater PM, Bedja D, Graham DR, Beck SE, Metcalf Pate KA, Queen SE, Adams RJ, Paolocci N, Mankowski JL. CCR5 inhibition prevents cardiac dysfunction in the SIV/macaque model of HIV. J Am Heart Assoc. 2014 Apr 2;3(2):e000874. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.114.000874.
Key words: AIDS, HIV, cysteine-cysteine chemokine receptor 5 (CCR5), diastolic dysfunction, maraviroc
http://jaha.ahajournals.org/content/3/2/e000874.full.pdf+html
PMID: 24695652

3. Li H, Margolick JB, Bream JH, Nilles TL, Langan S, Bui HT, Sylwester AW, Picker LJ, Leng SX.
Heterogeneity of CD4+ and CD8+ T-cell responses to cytomegalovirus in HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected men who have sex with men. J Infect Dis. 2014 Apr 3. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: CD4+ and CD8+ T-cell responses, CMV, HIV infection, IE-1, IFN-?, IL-2, MACS, TNF-?, intracellular cytokine staining, pp65
http://jid.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2014/04/02/infdis.jiu093.long
PMID: 24532602

4. Li H, Weng P, Njarro K, Xue QI, Semba R, Margolick J, Leng SC. Chronic CMV infection in older women: Longitudinal comparisons of CMV DNA in peripheral monocytes, anti-CMV IgG titers, serum IL-6 levels, and CMV pp65 (NLV)-specific CD8+ T-cell frequencies with twelve year follow-up. Exp. Gerontol. 2014 Jun;54:84-9. doi: 10.1016/j.exger.2014.01.010
Key words: Aging, CMV DNA in monocytes, CMV pp65 (NLV)-specific CD8(+) T cells, Chronic CMV infection, IL-6, Longitudinal
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0531556514000138
PMID: 24440388

5. Liu Y, Li X, Aryee MJ, Ekstrom TJ, Padyukov L, Klareskog L, Fallin MD, Feinberg AP. DNA methylation clusters under genetic control can inform genetic and epigenetic analysis of disease. Am J Hum Genet. 2014 April 3;94 (4):485-495.
Key words: methylation; epigenetics; EWAS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24656863

6. Ratchford EV, Carson KA, Jones SR, Ashen MD. Usefulness of coronary and carotid imaging rather than traditional atherosclerotic risk factors to identify firefighters at increased risk for cardiovascular disease. Am J Cardiol. 2014 May 1;113(9):1499-504. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2014.02.003
Key words: firefighters; carotid intimal medial thickness; coronary calcium; subclinical atherosclerosis
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0002914914006225
PMID:24630792

1. Alachkar N, Arend AJ, Bagnasco SM, Carter-Monroe N, Kraus ES, Lonze BE, Montgomery RA, Nazarian SM, Racusen LC, Zachary AA. Time course of pathologic changes in kidney allografts of positive crossmatch HLA-incompatible transplant recipients. Transplantation. 2014 Feb 27;97(4):440-5.
Key words: kidney,transplant, rejection, glomerulopathy, antibody-mediated rejection
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24531821

2. Alachkar N, Arend AJ, Bagnasco SM, Kraus ES, Lonze BE, Montgomery RA, Nazarian SM, Racusen LC, Segev DL, Sharif A, Zachary AA. Histologic phenotype on 1-year post transplantation biopsy and allograft survival in HLA-incompatible kidney transplants. Transplantation. 2014 March 15; 97(5):541-7.
Key words: Incompatible transplantation, desensitization, HLA incompatible, ABO incompatible, Kidney transplantation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24521779

3. DeCamp M, Sugarman J, Berkowitz S. Shared savings in accountable care organizations: how to determine fair distributions. JAMA. 2014;311(10):1011-1012.
Key words: accountable care organization, health reform, shared savings, quality
http://jama.jamanetwork.com.ezproxy.welch.jhmi.edu/article.aspx?articleid=1840243
PMID: 24618958

4. Demetris AJ, Freidman LS, Gebel HM, Halloran PF, Kirk AD, Klintmalm GB, Knechtle SJ, MeDiarmid SV, O'Leary JG, Shaked A, Terasaki PI, Tinckam KJ, Tomianovich SJ, Wood KJ, Woodle ES, Zachary AA. The role of donor-specific HLA alloantibodies in liver transplantation. Am J Transplant. 2014 Apr;14(4):779-87.
Key words: antibody-mediated rejection, donor-specific HLA antibodies, graft outcomes, liver transplant, renal transplant
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24580828

5. Leffell MS, Zachary AA. Desensitization for solid organ and hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. . Immunol Rev. 2014 March;258(1):183-207.
Key words: desensitization, donor specific antibodies, solid organ transplantation, hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, plasmapheresis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24517434

6. Ratchford EV, Baldanza JT, Pardo CA. Extensive bilateral lower extremity deep venous thromboses in a patient on dimethyl fumarate. J Neurol. 2014 March 7 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: dimethyl fumarate; Tecfidera; deep venous thrombosis
http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs00415-014-7288-9
PMID: 24603974

7. Tedford RJ, Beaty CA, Mathai SC, Kolb TM, Damico R, Hassoun PM, Leary PJ, Kass DA, Shah AS. Prognostic value of the pre-transplant diastolic pulmonary artery pressure to pulmonary capillary wedge pressure gradient (DPG) in cardiac transplant recipients with pulmonary hypertension. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2014 Mar;33(3):289-97.
Key words: Cardiac transplantation, pulmonary hypertension, diastolic pulmonary gradient, pulmonary vascular resistance, outcomes
http://ac.els-cdn.com/S1053249813015349/1-s2.0-S1053249813015349-
main.pdf?_tid=5a65536c-a85c-11e3-a4db-00000aacb35d&acdnat=
1394460215_f016228d99a405ec06292b974121f910
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24462554
PMID:24462554

1. Agnetti G, Halperin VL, A Kirk J, Chakir K, Guo Y, Lund L, Nicolini F, Gherli T, Guarnieri C, Caldarera CM, Tomaselli GF, Kass DA, Van Eyk JE. Desmin modifications associate with amyloid-like oligomers deposition in heart failure. Cardiovasc Res. 2014 Feb 2. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: heart failure, desmin, amyloid-like oligomers, post-translational modifications
http://cardiovascres.oxfordjournals.org/content/early/2014/01/31/cvr.cvu003.full.pdf+html
PMID: 24413773

2. Aneni EC, Roberson LL, Maziak W, Agatston AS, Feldman T, Rouseff M, Tran TH, Blumenthal RS, Blaha MJ, Blankstein R, Al-Mallah MH, Budoff MJ, Nasir K. A systematic review of internet-based worksite wellness approaches for cardiovascular disease risk management: outcomes, challenges & opportunities. PLoS One. 2014;9(1):e83594.
Key words: wellness, workplace wellness, prevention
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24421894

3. Bittencourt MS, Blaha MJ, Blankstein R, Budoff M, Vargas JD, Blumenthal RS, Agatston AS, Nasir K. Polypill therapy, subclinical atherosclerosis, and cardiovascular events-implications for the use of preventive pharmacotherapy: MESA (Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis). J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Feb 11;63(5):434-43.
Key words: polypill, coronary artery calcium, prevention
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24161320

4. Blaha MJ*/Pandey AK*, Sharma K, Rivera J, Budoff MJ, Blankstein R, Al-Mallah M, Wong ND, Shaw L, Carr J, O'Leary D, Lima JA, Szklo M, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K. Family history of coronary heart disease and the incidence and progression of coronary artery calcification: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Atherosclerosis. 2014 Feb;232(2):369-76.
Key words: family history, atherosclerosis, progression, coronary artery calcium
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24468150

5. Go AS, Mozaffarian D, Roger VL, Benjamin EJ, Berry JD, Blaha MJ, Dai S, Ford ES, Fox CS, Franco S, Fullerton HJ, Gillespie C, Hailpern SM, Heit JA, Howard VJ, Huffman MD, Judd SE, Kissela BM, Kittner SJ, Lackland DT, Lichtman JH, Lisabeth LD, Mackey RH, Magid DJ, Marcus GM, Marelli A, Matchar DB, McGuire DK, Mohler ER 3rd, Moy CS, Mussolino ME, Neumar RW, Nichol G, Pandey DK, Paynter NP, Reeves MJ, Sorlie PD, Stein J, Towfighi A, Turan TN, Virani SS, Wong ND, Woo D, Turner MB; American Heart Association Statistics Committee and Stroke Statistics Subcommittee. Executive summary: heart disease and stroke statistics--2014 update: a report from the American Heart Association. Circulation. 2014 Jan 21;129(3):399-410.
Key words: AHA Scientific Statements, cardiovascular diseases, epidemiology, risk factors, statistics, stroke
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24446411

6. Martin SS, Blaha MJ, Blankstein R, Agatston A, Rivera JJ, Virani SS, Ouyang P, Jones SR, Blumenthal RS, Budoff MJ, Nasir K. Dyslipidemia, coronary artery calcium, and incident atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease: implications for statin therapy from the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Circulation. 2014 Jan 7;129(1):77-86.
Key words: lipids, cholesterol, coronary artery calcium, risk prediction, prevention
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24141324

7. Minder CM, Shaya GE, Michos ED, Keenan TE, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K, Carvalho JA, Conceição RD, Santos RD, Blaha MJ. Relation between self-reported physical activity level, fitness, and cardiometabolic risk. Am J Cardiol. 2014 Feb 15;113(4):637-43.
Key words: physical fitness, physical activity, cardiometabolic risk
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24360775

8. Mukherjee M, Abraham TP. Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. BMJ Best Practice. December 2013.
Key words: hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, echocardiography
https://online.epocrates.com/u/2911409/Hypertrophic+cardiomyopathy/Summary/Highlights
No PMID available

9. Oni ET, Sinha P, Karim A, Martin SS, Blaha MJ, Agatston AS, Blumenthal RS, Meneghelo RS, Conceiçao RD, Santos RD, Nasir K. Statin use is not associated with presence of and severity of nonalcoholic Fatty liver disease. Arch Med Res. 2014 Jan;45(1):52-7.
Key words: statins, fatty liver disease, side effects
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24333254

10. Roberson LL, Aneni EC, Maziak W, Agatston A, Feldman T, Rouseff M, Tran T, Blaha MJ, Santos RD, Sposito A, Al-Mallah MH, Blankstein R, Budoff MJ, Nasir K. Beyond BMI: The "Metabolically healthy obese" phenotype & its association with clinical/subclinical cardiovascular disease and all-cause mortality -- a systematic review. BMC Public Health. 2014 Jan 8;14:14.
Key words: obesity, metabolically obese, atherosclerosis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24400816

11. Seo K, Rainer PP, Lee DI, Hao S, Bedja D, Birnbaumer L, Cingolani OH, Kass DA. Hyperactive adverse mechanical-stress responses in dystrophic heart are coupled to TRPC6 and blocked by cGMP-PKG modulation. Circ Res. 2014 Feb 28;114(5):823-32.
Key words: Duchenne muscular dystrophy cardiomyopathy, TRPC channels, cell physiology, mechanotransduction, muscle contraction, protein kinase G
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24449818

12. Seo K, Rainer PP, Shalkey Hahn V, Lee DI, Jo SH, Andersen A, Liu T, Xu X, Willette RN, Lepore JJ, Marino JP Jr, Birnbaumer L, Schnackenberg CG, Kass DA. Combined TRPC3 and TRPC6 blockade by selective small-molecule or genetic deletion inhibits pathological cardiac hypertrophy. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Jan 28;111(4):1551-6. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1308963111.
Key words: ion channels, calcium, nuclear factor of activated T cells, myocardial, Gq-coupled protein receptors
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24453217

13. Shaharyar S, Warraich H, McEvoy JW, Oni E, Ali SS, Karim A, Jamal O, Blaha MJ, Blumenthal RS, Fialkow J, Cury R, Budoff MJ, Agatston AA, Nasir K. Subclinical cardiovascular disease in plaque psoriasis: Association or causal link? Atherosclerosis. 2014 Jan;232(1):72-8.
Key words: psoriasis, atherosclerosis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24401219

14. Varadhan R, Yao W, Matteini A, Beamer B, Xue Q, Yang H, Manwani B, Reiner A, Jenny N, Parekh N, Fallin M, Newman A, Bandeen-Roche K, Tracy R, Ferrucci L, Walston J., 2014, Simple biologically informed inflammatory index of two serum cytokines predicts 10 year all-cause mortality in older adults: J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2014 Feb;69(2):165-73.
Key words: Inflammation, Cytokine, Mortality, Aging
http://biomedgerontology.oxfordjournals.org/content/69A/2/165.long
PMID: 23689826

15. Whelton SP, Narla V, Blaha MJ, Nasir K, Blumenthal RS, Jenny NS, Al-Mallah MH, Michos ED. Association between resting heart rate and inflammatory biomarkers (high-sensitivity C-reactive protein, interleukin-6, and fibrinogen) (from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis). Am J Cardiol. 2014 Feb 15;113:644-9.
Key words: heart rate, inflammation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24393259

1. Berger ZD, Joy SM, Hutfless S, Bridges JF. Can public reporting impact patient outcomes and disparities? A systematic review. Patient Education and Counseling. 2013 Dec;93(3):480-7.
Key words: Disparities, public reporting, systematic reviews
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23579038

2. Carter-Monroe N, Dagher NN, Desai NM, Lonze BE, Magro CM, Montgomery RA, Nazarian SM, Orandi BJ, Segev DL, Singer AL, Streiff MB, Zachary AA. Eculizumab prevents recurrent antiphospholipid anibody syndrome and enables successful renal transplantation. AM J Transplant. 2014 Feb;14(2):459-65.
Key words Antibodies, coagulation, complement regulation, kidney transplantation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24400968

3. de Oliveira Otto MC, Wu JH, Baylin A, Vaidya D, Rich SS, Tsai MY, Jacobs DR, Mozaffarian D. Circulating and dietary omega-3 and omega-6 polyunsaturated fatty acids and incidence of CVD in the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Journal of the American Heart Association. 2013 Dec 18;2(6):e000506.
Key words: Cardiovascular disease prevention, cardiovascular risk factors, diet, fatty acids
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24351702

4. Gerold KB, Greenough WB III, Yasar S. Rice-based electrolyte drinks more effective than water in replacing sweat losses during hot weather training and operations. Journal of Special Operations Medicine. 2013 Winter:13(4):12-14.
Key words: heat-related illness, dehydration, oral rehydration, water
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24227556

5. Juraschek SP, Selvin E, Miller ER, Brancati FL, Young JH. Plasma lactate and diabetes risk in 8045 participants of the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study. Annals of Epidemiology. 2013 Dec;23(12):791-796.e4.
Key words: ARIC, cohort, diabetes risk, lactate
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24176820

6. Kirk JA, Holewinski RJ, Kooij V, Agnetti G, Tunin RS, Witayavanitkul N, de Tombe PP, Gao WD, Van Eyk J, Kass DA. Cardiac resynchronization sensitizes the sarcomere to calcium by reactivating GSK-3?. J Clin Invest. 2013 Dec 2. doi:pii: 69253. 10.1172/JCI69253. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: heart failure, sarcomere, cardiac resynchronization, glycogen synthase kinase 3-beta, calcium sensitivity
http://www.jci.org/articles/view/69253
PubMed PMID: 24292707

7. Maruthur NM, Ma Y, Delahanty LM, Nelson JA, Aroda V, White NH, Marrero D, Brancati FL, Clark JM; Diabetes Prevention Program Research Group. Early response to preventive strategies in the Diabetes Prevention Program. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2013 Dec;28(12):1629-36.
Key words: Diabetes prevention, diabetes risk, type 2 diabetes
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23860722

8. Menez S, Cheskin L, Geller G. Perspectives on obesity and its treatment: health care providers and the general public in rural West Virginia and urban Baltimore. Health Education and Behavior. 2013 Dec;40(6):663-72.
Key words: Chronic disease management, community health promotion, nutrition, obesity, patient education
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23341478

9. Miskulin DC, Zhou J, Tangri N, Bandeen-Roche K, Cook C, Ephraim PL, Crews DC, Scialla JJ, Sozio SM, Shafi T, Jaar BG, Boulware LE; DEcIDE Network Patient Outcomes in End Stage Renal Disease Study Investigators. Trends in anemia management in US hemodialysis patients 2004-2010. BMC Nephrol. 2013 Dec 1;14(1):264.
Key words: Anemia, erythropoietin stimulating agents, hemodialysis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24289058

10. Paradis E, Leslie M, Gropper MA, Aboumatar HJ, Kitto S, Reeves S. Interprofessional care in intensive care settings and the factors that impact it: results from a scoping review of ethnographic studies. Journal of Critical Care. 2013 Dec;28(6):1062-7.
Key words: Acute care, ethnographic research, interprofessional relations, patient safety, quality of health care
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23890936

11. Parsa A, Kao WH, Xie D, Astor BC, Li M, Hsu CY, Feldman HI, Parekh RS, Kusek JW, Greene TH, Fink JC, Anderson AH, Choi MJ, Wright JT Jr, Lash JP, Freedman BI, Ojo A, Winkler CA, Raj DS, Kopp JB, He J, Jensvold NG, Tao K, Lipkowitz MS, Appel LJ; AASK Study Investigators; CRIC Study Investigators. APOL1 risk variants, race, and progression of chronic kidney disease. New England Journal of Medicine. 2013 Dec 5;369(23):2183-96. PMID: 24206458.
Key words: Chronic kidney disease, disparities, genetic disorders
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24206458

12. Sadasivam RS, Hogan TP, Volkman JE, Smith BM, Coley HL, Williams JH, Delaughter K, Ray MN, Gilbert GH, Ford DE, Allison JJ, Houston TK; National Dental PBRN and QUITPRIMO Collaborative Groups. Implementing point of care "e-referrals" in 137 clinics to increase access to a quit smoking internet system: the Quit-Primo and National Dental PBRN HI-QUIT Studies. Translational Behavioral Medicine. 2013 Dec;3(4):370-8.
Key words: Dental practice public health informatics, general practice, health services research, online behavior change systems, smoking cessation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24294325

13. Snyder CF, Blackford AL, Okuyama T, Akechi T, Yamashita H, Toyama T, Carducci MA, Wu AW. Using the EORTC-QLQ-C30 in clinical practice for patient management: identifying scores requiring a clinician's attention. Quality of Life Research. 2013 Dec;22(10):2685-91.
Key words: EORTC-QLQ-C30, patient-reported outcomes, clinical practice, cancer
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23532341

14. Vaidya D, Kral BG, Yanek LR, Moy TF, Fishman EK, Becker DM, Becker LC. The association of brachial artery diameter with noncalcified coronary plaque burden in apparently healthy individuals. Coronary Artery Disease. 2013 Dec;24(8):657-62.
Key words: Brachial artery, computed tomographic angiography, remodeling
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24077324

1. Bradbury BD, Hart JM, Kim D, Leffell MS, Peterson J, Rossert J, Vega RM, Zachary AA. Red blood cell transfusions and the risk of allosenitization in patients awaiting primary kidney transplantation. Transplantation. 2013 Dec [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Transfusion, Sensitization, HLA antibody, Calculated panel-Reactive antibody, Kidney Transplantation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24300013
PMID: 24300013

2. Flickinger TE, Rose G, Wilson IB, Wolfe H, Saha S, Korthuis PT, Massa M, Berry S, Laws MB, Sharp V, Moore RD, Beach MC. Motivational interviewing by HIV care providers is associated with patient intentions to reduce unsafe sexual behavior. Patient Education and Counseling. 2013 Oct;93(1):122-9.
Key words: Counseling, HIV/AIDS, motivational interviewing, physicians, sexual risk reduction
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23647982

3. Gudzune K, Hutfless S, Maruthur N, Wilson R, Segal J. Strategies to prevent weight gain in workplace and college settings: A systematic review. Preventive Medicine. 2013 Oct;57(4):268-77.
Key words: Primary prevention, obesity, workplace, student health services, review
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23523689

4. Haider AH, Hashmi ZG, Zafar SN, Hui X, Schneider EB, Efron DT, Haut ER, Cooper LA, Mackenzie EJ, Cornwell EE 3rd. Minority trauma patients tend to cluster at trauma centers with worse-than-expected mortality: can this phenomenon help explain racial disparities in trauma outcomes? Annals of Surgery. 2013 Oct;258(4):572-81. PMID: 23979271.
Key words: Benchmarking, disparities, outcomes, quality, trauma
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23979271

5. Hoyer EH, Needham DM, Miller J, Deutschendorf A, Friedman M, Brotman DJ. Functional status impairment is associated with unplanned readmissions. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 2013 Oct;94(10):1951-8.
Key words: Comprehensive Integrated Inpatient Rehabilitation Program, patient readmission, rehabilitation, length of stay, severity of illness
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23810355

6. Illangasekare S, Burke J, Chander G, Gielen A. The syndemic effects of intimate partner violence, HIV/AIDS, and substance abuse on depression among low-income urban women. Journal of Urban Health. 2013 Oct;90(5):934-947.
Key words: Intimate partner violence, HIV/AIDS, substance use, mental health, syndemics
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23529665

7. Keenan TE, Yu A, Cooper LA, Appel LJ, Guallar E, Gennusa JV 3rd, Dickerson FB, Crum RM, Anderson CA, Campbell LM, Young DR, Daumit GL. Racial patterns of cardiovascular disease risk factors in serious mental illness and the overall U.S. population. Schizophrenia Research. 2013 Oct;150(1):211-6.
Key words: Cardiovascular disease risk factors, diabetes, hypertension, obesity, racial disparities, serious mental illness
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23916188

8. La Flair LN, Reboussin BA, Storr CL, Letourneau E, Green KM, Mojtabai R, Pacek LR, Alvanzo AA, Cullen B, Crum RM. Childhood abuse and neglect and transitions in stages of alcohol involvement among women: A latent transition analysis approach. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 2013 Oct 1;132(3):491-8.
Key words: Alcohol abuse, childhood abuse and neglect, latent transition analysis, NESARC, women and alcohol
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23639389

9. Liu SH, Lazo M, Koteish A, Kao WH, Shih MH, Bonekamp S, Hernaez R, Clark JM. Oral contraceptive pill use is associated with reduced odds of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in menstruating women: results from NHANES III. Journal of Gastroenterology. 2013 Oct;48(10):1151-9.
Key words: Adiposity, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, obesity, oral contraceptive pill, sex hormone
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23188092

10. Lucas GM, Jing Y, Sulkowski M, Abraham AG, Estrella MM, Atta MG, Fine DM, Klein MB, Silverberg MJ, Gill MJ, Moore RD, Gebo KA, Sterling TR, Butt AA; NA-ACCORD of the IeDEA. Hepatitis C viremia and the risk of chronic kidney disease in HIV-infected individuals. Journal of Infectious Diseases. 2013 Oct;208(8):1240-9.
Key words: HIV, chronic kidney disease, glomerular filtration rate, hepatitis C RNA, injection drug use
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23904290

11. Martin SS, Blaha MJ, Elshazly MB, Toth PP, Kwiterovich PO, Blumenthal RS, Jones SR. Comparison of a novel method vs the Friedewald equation for estimating low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels from the standard lipid profile. JAMA. 2013 Nov 20;310(19):2061-8.
Key words: lipids, cholesterol, measurement
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24240933

12. Mukherjee M, Mehta NK, Connolly JJ, Dusaj RS, Choi BG, Katz RJ, Lewis JF. Pulmonary hypertension in hypertensive patients: association with diastolic dysfunction and increased pulmonary vascular resistance. Echocardiol 2013 Nov 7. doi: 10.1111/echo.12393. [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: diastolic dysfunction, echocardiography, elderly, hypertension, pulmonary hypertension
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24199601

13. Ratchford E. International ABI awareness as the next step in the PAD campaign. Vasc Med. 2013 Dec;18(6):366-7.
Key words: peripheral artery disease; vascular disease; ankle-brachial index
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24292640

14. Sivakumaran V, Stanley BA, Tocchetti CG, Ballin JD, Caceres V, Zhou L, Keceli G, Rainer PP, Lee DI, Huke S, Ziolo MT, Kranias EG, Toscano JP, Wilson GM , O'Rourke B, Kass DA, Mahaney JE, Paolocci N. HNO enhances SERCA2a activity and cardiomyocyte function by promoting redox-dependent phospholamban oligomerization. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2013 Oct 10;19(11):1185-97
Key words: Nitroxyl (HNO); SERCA2a; phospholamban; cardiac contractility/relaxation; cysteines
http://online.liebertpub.com/doi/pdf/10.1089/ars.2012.5057
PMID:23919584

15. Swiger KJ, Manalac RJ, Blumenthal RS, Blaha MJ, Martin SS. Statins and Cognition: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Short- and Long-term Cognitive Effects. Mayo Clin Proc. 2013 Nov;88(11):1213-21.
Key words: statins, side effects, dementia, memory
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24095248

1. Alchkar N, Arend LJ, Bagnasco SM, Carter-Monroe N, Kraus ES, Lonze BE, Montgomery RA, Nazarian SM, Racusen LC, Zachary AA. Time course of pathologic changes in kidney allografts of positive crossmatch HLA-incompatible transplant recipients. Transplantation. 2013 Oct 29. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: kidney, transplant, rejection, glomerulopathy, antibody-mediated rejection
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24173106

2. Block L, Wu AW, Feldman L, Yeh HC, Desai SV. Residency schedule, burnout and patient care among first-year residents. Postgraduate Medical Journal. 2013 Sep;89(1055):495-500.
Key words: Internal medicine, medical education & training
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23852828

3. Cullen BA, McGinty EE, Zhang Y, Dosreis SC, Steinwachs DM, Guallar E, Daumit GL. Guideline-concordant antipsychotic use and mortality in schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Bulletin. 2013 Sep;39(5):1159-68.
Key words: Antipsychotic continuity, mortality, schizophrenia
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23112292

4. Fitzpatrick SL, Jeffery R, Johnson KC, Roche CC, Van Dorsten B, Gee M, Johnson RA, Charleston J, Dotson K, Walkup MP, Hill-Briggs F, Brancati FL; The Look AHEAD Research Group [also includes Clark JM]. Baseline predictors of missed visits in the Look AHEAD Study. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2013 Sep 2. [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: Behavioral trial, obesity, randomized clinical trials, retention
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23996977

5. Gallant JE, Mehta SH, Sugarman J. Universal antiretroviral therapy for HIV infection: should US treatment guidelines be applied to resource-limited settings? Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2013 Sep;57(6):884-7.
Key words: HIV, antiretroviral therapy, ethics, guidelines, resource-limited settings
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23759345

6. Gudzune KA, Huizinga MM, Chang HY, Asamoah V, Gadgil M, Clark JM. Screening and diagnosis of micronutrient deficiencies before and after bariatric surgery. Obesity Surgery. 2013 Oct;23(10):1581-9.
Key words: Bariatric surgery, vitamin D deficiency, vitamin B12 deficiency, Folate deficiency, iron deficiency
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23515975

7. Hansen KD, Sabunciyan S, Langmead B, Nagy N, Curley R, Klein G, Klein E, Salamon D, Feinberg AP. Large-scale hypomethylated blocks associated with Epstein-Barr virus-induced B-cell immortalization. Genome Res. 2013 Sep 25. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: hypomethylated blocks, Epstein-barr virus
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24068705

8. Jonassaint CR, Haywood C Jr, Korthuis PT, Cooper LA, Saha S, Sharp V, Cohn J, Moore RD, Beach MC. The impact of depressive symptoms on patient-provider communication in HIV care. AIDS Care. 2013 Sep;25(9):1185-92.
Key words: Depression, communication, quality of health care, patient satisfaction, HIV
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23320529

9. Martin SS, Blaha MJ, Blankstein R, Agatston AS, Rivera JJ, Virani SS, Ouyang P, Jones SR, Blumenthal RS, Budoff MJ, Nasir K. Dyslipidemia, coronary artery calcium, and incident atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease: implications for statin therapy from the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Circulation. 2013 Oct 20. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: dyslipidemia, coronary artery calcium, cardiovascular disease, statins
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24141324

10. Martin SS, Blaha MJ, Toth PP, Joshi PH, McEvoy JW, Ahmed HM, Elshazly MB, Swiger KJ, Michos ED, Kwiterovich PO, Kulkarni KR, Chimera J, Cannon CP, Blumenthal RS, Jones SR. Very large database of lipids: rationale and design. Clin Cardiol. 2013 Oct 1. doi: 10.1002/clc.22214. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: lipids, cholesterol, database
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24122913

11. Maruthur NM. The growing prevalence of type 2 diabetes: increased incidence or improved survival? Current Diabetes Reports. 2013 Sep 27. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Type 2 diabetes, incidence, prevalence, survival , risk factors
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24072478

12. Okelo SO, Butz AM, Sharma R, Diette GB, Pitts SI, King TM, Linn ST, Reuben M, Chelladurai Y, Robinson KA. Interventions to modify health care provider adherence to asthma guidelines: a systematic review. Pediatrics. 2013 Sep;132(3):517-34.
Key words: Asthma, guidelines, systematic review
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23979092

13. Scott VK, Hashmi ZG, Schneider EB, Hui X, Efron DT, Cornwell EE 3rd, Cooper LA, Haider AH. Counting the lives lost: how many black trauma deaths are attributable to disparities? Journal of Surgical Research. 2013 Sep;184(1):480-7.
Key words: Disparities, mortality, trauma outcomes
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23827793

14. Swiger KJ, Manalac RJ, Blumenthal RS, Blaha MJ, Martin SS. Statins and cognition: a systematic review and meta-analysis of short- and long-term cognitive effects. Mayo Clin Proc. 2013 Sep 27. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: statins, cognition, dementia
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24095248

15. Vaidya D, Kral BG, Yanek LR, Moy TF, Fishman EK, Becker DM, Becker LC. The association of brachial artery diameter with noncalcified coronary plaque burden in apparently healthy individuals. Coronary Artery Disease. 2013 Sep 26. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Brachial artery, computed tomographic angiography, remodeling
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24077324

1. Bennett WL, Gudzune KA, Appel LJ, Clark JM. Insights from the POWER practice-based weight loss trial: a focus group study on the PCP's role in weight management. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2013 Sep 4. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Qualitative research, obesity, primary care provider
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24002616

2. Guduru A, Lansdown J, Chernichenko D, Berger R, Tereshchenko L. Longitudinal changes in intracardiac repolarization lability in patients with implantable cardioverter-defibrillator. Frontiers in Physiology. 2013 Aug 12; 4:208 . doi: 10.3389/fphys. 2013.00208.
Key words: QT variability index, intracardiac electrograms, longitudinal analysis, repolarization lability, ventricular tachyarrhythmia
http://www-ncbi-nlm-nih-gov.ezproxy.welch.jhmi.edu/pubmed/23964242
PMID: 23964242

3. Iyer HS, Jackson AM, Montgomery RA. Zachary AA. Transplanting the highly sensitized patient: trials and tribulations. Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens. 2013 Nov;22:681-688
Key words: complement inhibition, desensitization, donor-specific antibodies, kidney-paired donation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24076558

4. Ladd-Acosta C, Hansen KD, Briem E, Fallin MD, Kaufmann WE, Feinberg AP. Common DNA methylation alterations in multiple brain regions in autism. Mol Psychiatry. 2013 Sep 3.
Key words: autism, dna methylation, epigenetics
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23999529

5. Leffell MS, Racusen LC. C1-q-binding antibodies in kidney transplantation.
N Engl J Med. 2013 Sep 26;369:1266-7.
Key words: kidney transplantation, C1-q-binding antibodies
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24066749

6. Matsushita K, Williams EK, Mongraw-Chaffin ML, Coresh J, Schmidt MI, Brancati FL, Hoogeveen RC, Ballantyne CM, Young JH. The association of plasma lactate with incident cardiovascular outcomes: The ARIC study. American Journal of Epidemiology. 2013 Aug 1;178(3):401-9.
Key words: Cardiovascular disease, epidemiology, heart failure, oxidative capacity, plasma lactate
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23817916

7. Murthy S, Rizzi P, Mewton N, Strauss D, Liu CY, Volpe G, Marchlinski F, Spooner P, Berger R, Kellman P, Lima JAC, Tereshchenko LG. Number of P-Wave fragmentations on P-SAECG correlates with infiltrated atrial fat. Annals of Noninvasive Electrocardiology. 2013, doi: 10.1111/anec.12084 Article first published online: 9 Sept 2013.
Key words: atrial fibrillation; P-SAECG; cardiac magnetic resonance; infiltrated atrial fat
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/anec.12084/abstract
no PMID available

8. Philogene MC, Zachary AA. Assessing immunologic risk factors in transplantation. Expert Rev Clin Immunol. 2013 August;9:773-9.
Key words: anamnestic response, antibody-mediated rejection, chronic rejection, DSA graft survival
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23971755

9. Purnell TS, Powe NR, Troll MU, Wang NY, Haywood C Jr, Laveist TA, Boulware LE. Measuring and explaining racial and ethnic differences in willingness to donate live kidneys in the United States. Clinical Transplantation. 2013 Sep;27(5):673-83.
Key words: Live donor kidney transplantation, live kidney donation, minority donation, racial-ethnic disparities, willingness to donate live kidneys
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23902226

10. Sabater-Lleal M, Huang J, Chasman DI, Becker DM, et al. Multi-ethnic meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies in over 100,000 subjects identifies 23 fibrinogen-associated loci but no strong evidence of a causal association between circulating fibrinogen and cardiovascular disease. Circulation. 2013 Sep 17;128(12):1310-24.
Key words: Cardiovascular diseases, fibrinogen, gene expression, genome-wide association study
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23969696

11. Snyder CF, Jensen RE, Segal JB, Wu AW. Patient-reported outcomes (PROs): putting the patient perspective in patient-centered outcomes research. Medical Care. 2013 Aug;51(8 Suppl 3):S73-9.
Key words: Patient-reported outcomes, patient-centered outcomes research, electronic data methods
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23774513

12. Tam LM, Kim J, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K, Al-Mallah MH, Blaha MJ. Absolute coronary artery calcium score is the best predictor of non-calcified plaque involvement in patients with low calcium scores (1-100). Atherosclerosis. 2013 Sept;230(1):76-9.
Key words: coronary artery calcium, atherosclerosis, imaging
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23958256

13. Whelton SP, Blankstein R, Al-Mallah MH, Lima JA, Bluemke DA, Hundley WG, Polak JF, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K, Blaha MJ. Association of resting heart rate with carotid and aortic arterial stiffness: multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Hypertension. 2013 Sept;62(3):477-84.
Key words: heart rate, vascular stiffness, arteriosclerosis, imaging
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23836802

14. Yarborough M, Edwards K, Espinoza P, Geller G, Sarwal A, Sharp R, Spicer P. Relationships hold the key to trustworthy and productive translational science: recommendations for expanding community engagement in biomedical research. Clinical and Translational Science. 2013 Aug;6(4):310-3.
Key words: Ethics, translational research
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23919367

1. Ahmed HM, Blaha MJ, Nasir K, Jones SR, Rivera JJ, Agatston A, Blankstein R, Wong ND, Lakoski S, Budoff MJ, Burke GL, Sibley CT, Ouyang P, Blumenthal RS. Low-Risk Lifestyle, Coronary Calcium, Cardiovascular Events, and Mortality: Results From MESA. Am J Epidemiol. 2013 Jul 1;178(1):12-21.
Key words: healthy lifestyle, exercise, smoking, diet, obesity
http://aje.oxfordjournals.org/content/178/1/12.full.pdf+html
PMID:23733562

2. Bekelman JE, Suneja G, Guzzo T, Pollack CE, Armstrong K, Epstein AJ. Effect of practice integration between urologists and radiation oncologists on prostate cancer treatment patterns. J Urology. 2013 Jul;190(1):97-101.
Key words: Prostate, prostatic neoplasms, physician's practice patterns, radiotherapy, intensity-modulated, delivery of health care
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23399652

3. Bleich SN, Segal J, Wu Y, Wilson R, Wang Y. Systematic review of community-based childhood obesity prevention studies. Pediatrics. 2013 Jul;132(1):e201-10. Epub 2013 Jun 10. PMID: 23753099; PMCID: PMC3691541.
Key words: Childhood obesity, community-based, prevention
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23753099

4. Brewer LC, Carson KA, Williams DR, Allen A, Jones CP, Cooper LA. Association of race consciousness with the patient-physician relationship, medication adherence, and blood pressure in urban primary care patients. American Journal of Hypertension. 2013 Jul 17. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Adherence, blood pressure discrimination, disparities, hypertension, perceived quality of care
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23864583

5. Flickinger TE, Saha S, Moore RD, Beach MC. Higher quality communication and relationships are associated with improved patient engagement in HIV care. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 2013 Jul 1;63(3):362-6. PMID: 23591637.
Key words: HIV/AIDS, retention, engagement, communication, patient-provider relationship
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23591637

6. Lazo M, Hernaez R, Eberhardt MS, Bonekamp S, Kamel I, Guallar E, Koteish A, Brancati FL, Clark JM. Prevalence of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in the United States: The Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988-1994. American Journal of Epidemiology. 2013 Jul 1;178(1):38-45. Epub 2013 May 23. PMID: 23703888; PMCID: PMC3698993.
Key words: ethnic variation, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, population surveys, prevalence
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23703888

7. Paradis E, Leslie M, Gropper MA, Aboumatar HJ, Kitto S, Phd SR. Interprofessional care in intensive care settings and the factors that impact it: Results from a scoping review of ethnographic studies. Journal of Critical Care. 2013 Jul 24. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Acute care, interprofessional relations, ethnographic research, patient safety, quality of health care
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23890936

8. Selvaraj SA, Chairez E, Wilson LM, Lazarev M, Bass EB, Hutfless S. Use of case reports and the Adverse Event Reporting System in systematic reviews: overcoming barriers to assess the link between Crohn's disease medications and hepatosplenic T-cell lymphoma. Systematic Reviews. 2013 Jul 5;2:53. PMID: 23826928; PMCID: PMC3710465.
Key words: Crohn's disease, hepatosplenic T-cell lymphoma, causality assessment, adverse event reporting, case reports
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23826928

9. Sugarman J, Mayer KH. Ethics and pre-exposure prophylaxis for HIV Infection. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 2013 Jul;63 Suppl 2:S135-9. PMID: 23764625.
Key words: re-exposure prophylaxis, HIV prevention, ethics
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23764625

10. Tedford RJ, Mudd JO, Girgis RE, Mathai SC, Zaiman AL, Housten-Harris T, Boyce D, Kelemen BW, Bacher AC, Shah AA, Hummers LK, Wigley FM, Russell SD, Saggar R, Saggar R, Maughan WL, Hassoun PM, Kass DA. Right Ventricular Dysfunction in Systemic Sclerosis-Associated Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. Circ Heart Fail. 2013;6:5 936-943.
Key words: pulmonary hypertension, systemic sclerosis, right ventricular function, pressure-volume, vascular capacitance
http://circheartfailure.ahajournals.org/content/6/5/953.full
PMID: 23797369

11. Whelton SP, Blankstein R, Al-Mallah MH, Lima JA, Bluemke DA, Hundley WG, Polak JF, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K, Blaha MJ. Association of resting heart rate with carotid and aortic arterial stiffness: multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Hypertension. 2013 Sep;62(3):477-84.
Key words: arterial stiffness, heart rate
http://hyper.ahajournals.org/content/early/2013/07/08/
HYPERTENSIONAHA.113.01605.full.pdf

12. Wingo BC, Desmond RA, Brantley P, Appel L, Svetkey L, Stevens VJ, Ard JD. Self-efficacy as a Predictor of Weight Change and Behavior Change in the PREMIER Trial. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior. 2013 Jul-Aug;45(4):314-21. Epub 2013 Feb 20. PMID: 23433966.
Key words: Obesity, behavior change, self-efficacy, dietary intake, physical activity
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23433966

13. Wojczynski MK, Li M, Bielak LF, Kerr KF, Reiner AP, Wong ND, Yanek LR, Qu L, White CC, Lange LA, Ferguson JF, He J, Young T, Mosley TH, Smith JA, Kral BG, Guo X, Wong Q, Ganesh SK, Heckbert SR, Griswold ME, O Leary DH, Budoff M, Carr JJ, Taylor HA Jr, Bluemke DA, Demissie S, Hwang SJ, Paltoo DN, Polak JF, Psaty BM, Becker DM, Province MA, Post WS, O Donnell CJ, Wilson JG, Harris TB, Kavousi M, Cupples LA, Rotter JI, Fornage M, Becker LC, Peyser PA, Borecki IB, Reilly MP. Genetics of coronary artery calcification among African Americans, a meta-analysis. BMC Medical Genetics. 2013 Jul 19;14(1):75. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23870195.
Key words: Atherosclerosis, coronary artery calcium, genetics, meta-analysis; African-American
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23870195

14. Yousuf O, Mohanty BD, Martin SS, Joshi PH, Blaha MJ, Nasir K, Blumenthal RS, Budoff MJ. High-sensitivity C-reactive protein and cardiovascular disease: a resolute belief or an elusive link? J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Jul 30;62(5):397-408.
Key words: C-reactive protein, risk prediction, coronary artery disease
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S073510971302086X#
PMID:23727085

1. Alessandrino EP, Borst E, Brand R, Canossi A, Dolstra H, Eliaou JF, Enczmann J, Gervais T, Goulmy E, Hendriks M, Kalayoglu S, Kim YH, Kircher B, Laurin D, Leffell MS, Loiseau P, Markiewicz M, Martinetti M, Oguz F, Oudshoorn M, Partanen J, Pereira N, Santarone S, Sergeant R, Siekiera U, Spierings E, Thompson J, Turpeinen H. Multicenter analyses demonstrate significant clinical effects of minor histocompatibility antigens on GVHD and GvL after HLA-matched related and unrelated hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2013 Jun 10. pii: S1083-8791(13)00235-8.
doi: 10.1016/j.bbmt.2013.06.001
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23756210
PMID:23756210

2. Amer M, Qayyum R. Relationship between 25-hydroxyvitamin D and all-cause and cardiovascular disease mortality. American Journal of Medicine. 2013 Jun;126(6):509-14.
Key words: All-cause mortality, cardiovascular disease mortality, NHANES, 25(OH)D, Vitamin D
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23601272

3. Badders JL, Jackson AM, Lucas DP. A flow cytometric crossmatch test using endothelial precursor cells isolated from peripheral blood. Methods Mol Biol. 2013;1034:319-29. doi: 10.1007/978-1-62703-493-7_18.
Key words: Endothelial cell, Non-HLA antibodies, Transplantation, Flow Cytometric crossmatch, Alloantibodies
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23775746

4. Bedra M, McNabney M, Stiassny D, Nicholas J, Finkelstein J. Defining patient-centered characteristics of a telerehabilitation system for patients with COPD. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2013;190:24-6.
Key words: telemedicine, rehabilitation, clinical informatics, COPD
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23823363

5. Foster DB, Liu T, Rucker J, O'Meally B2, Hitt L, Cole RN, and O'Rourke B. The cardiac acetyl-lysine proteome. PLoS One. 2013; July 2;8(7):e67513.
Key words: acetylation, heart, proteomics, mass spectrometry, post-translational modification
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23844019

6. Gallant JE, Mehta SH, Sugarman J. Universal antiretroviral therapy for HIV Infection: should U.S. treatment guidelines be applied to resource-limited settings? Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2013 Jun 11. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: HIV, antiretroviral therapy, ethics guidelines, resource-limited settings
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23759345

7. Hutton HE, McCaul ME, Chander G, Jenckes MW, Nollen C, Sharp VL, Erbelding EJ. Alcohol use, anal sex, and other risky sexual behaviors among HIV-infected women and men. AIDS and Behavior. 2013 Jun;17(5):1694-704.
Key words: Sexual risk behavior, anal insertive sex, vaginal sex, receptive anal sex, multiple sex partners
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22566077

8. James CA, Bhonsale A, Tichnell C, Murray B, Russell S, Tandri H, Tedford RJ, Judge DP, Calkins H. Exercise increases age-related penetrance and arrhythmic risk in arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy associated desmosomal mutation carriers. J Am Coll Cardiol 2013 Jul 3. pii: S0735-1097(13)02599-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2013.06.033. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy, exercise, penetrance
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0735109713025990#
PMID: 23871885

9. Juraschek SP, Kovell LC, Miller ER 3rd, Gelber AC. Association of kidney disease with prevalent gout in the United States in 1988-1994 and 2007-2010. Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism. 2013 Jun;42(6):551-61. PMID: 23312548.
Key words: Gout, chronic kidney disease, glomerular filtration rate, albuminuria, NHANES
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23312548

10. Kim JM, Lin SY, Suarez-Cuervo C, Chelladurai Y, Ramanathan M, Segal JB, Erekosima N. Allergen-specific immunotherapy for pediatric asthma and rhinoconjunctivitis: a systematic review. Pediatrics. 2013 Jun;131(6):1155-67. PMID: 23650298.
Key words: allergen-specific immunotherapy, asthma, pediatric, rhinoconjunctivitis, systematic review
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23650298

11. Liu X, Bishop J, Shan Y, Pai S, Liu D, Murugan AK, Sun H, El-Naggar AK, Xing M. Highly prevalent TERT promoter mutations in aggressive thyroid cancers. Endocr Relat Cancer. 2013 Jul 12;20(4):603-610.
Key words: TERT promoter mutation, thyroid cancer, telomerase, molecular marker, therapeutic target
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23766237

12. Luft VC, Schmidt MI, Pankow JS, Couper D, Ballantyne CM, Young JH, Duncan BB. Chronic inflammation role in the obesity-diabetes association: a case-cohort study. Diabetology & Metabolic Syndrome. 2013 Jun 27;5(1):31. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Diabetes, obesity, inflammation, adipokines, epidemiologic studies
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23806173

13. Marine JE, Shetty V, Chow GV, Wright J, Gerstenblith G, Najjar SS, Lakatta EG, Fleg JL. Prevalence and prognostic significance of exercise-induced non-sustained ventricular tachycardia in asymptomatic volunteers: The Baltimore Longitudinal Study of Aging. J Am Coll Cardiol 2013; Jun 6. doi:pii: S0735-1097(13)02167-0. 10.1016/j.jacc.2013.05.026. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: ventricular tachycardia, prognosis, aging
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23747767

14. Wirtz AL, Glass N, Pham K, Aberra A, Rubenstein LL, Singh S, Vu A. Development of a screening tool to identify female survivors of gender-based violence in a humanitarian setting: qualitative evidence from research among refugees in Ethiopia. Conflict and Health. 2013 Jun 12;7(1):13. PMID: 23758886.
Key words: Refugee, displacement, conflict, gender-based violence, sexual violence
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23758886

15. Yanik EL, Napravnik S, Cole SR, Achenbach CJ, Gopal S, Olshan A, Dittmer DP, Kitahata MM, Mugavero MJ, Saag M, Moore RD, Mayer K, Mathews WC, Hunt PW, Rodriguez B, Eron JJ. Incidence and timing of cancer in HIV-infected individuals following initiation of combination antiretroviral therapy. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2013 Jun 4. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: HIV-associated malignancies, AIDS-defining cancer, non-AIDS-defining cancer, combination antiretroviral therapy
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23735330

1. Alessandrino EP, Borst E, Brand R, Canossi A, Dolstra H, Eliaou JF, Enczmann J, Gervais T, Goulmy E, Hendriks M, Kalayoglu S, Kim YH, Kircher B, Laurin D, Leffell MS, Loiseau P, Markiewicz M, Martinetti M, Oguz F, Oudshoorn M, Partanen J, Pereira N, Santarone S, Sergeant R, Siekiera U, Spierings E, Thompson J, Turpeinen H. Multicenter analyses demonstrate significant clinical effects of minor histocompatibility antigens on GVHD and GvL after HLA-matched related and unrelated hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2013 Jun 10. pii: S1083-8791(13)00235-8.
doi: 10.1016/j.bbmt.2013.06.001. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: histocompatibility, stem cell transplantation, HLA
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23756210

2. Amer M, Qayyum R. Relationship between 25-hydroxyvitamin D and all-cause and cardiovascular disease mortality. American Journal of Medicine. 2013 Jun;126(6):509-14. PMID: 23601272.
Key words: All-cause mortality, cardiovascular disease mortality, NHANES, 25(OH)D, Vitamin D
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23601272

3. Badders JL, Jackson AM, Lucas DP. A flow cytometric crossmatch test using endothelial precursor cells isolated from peripheral blood. Methods Mol Biol. 2013;1034:319-29. doi: 10.1007/978-1-62703-493-7_18.
Key words: Endothelial cell, Non-HLA antibodies, Transplantation, Flow Cytometric crossmatch, Alloantibodies
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23775746

4. Bedra M, McNabney M, Stiassny D, Nicholas J, Finkelstein J. Defining patient-centered characteristics of a telerehabilitation system for patients with COPD. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2013;190:24-6.
Key words: telemedicine, rehabilitation, clinical informatics, COPD
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23823363

5. Foster DB, Liu T, Rucker J, O'Meally B2, Hitt L, Cole RN, and O'Rourke B. The cardiac acetyl-lysine proteome. PLoS One. 2013; July 2;8(7):e67513.
Key words: acetylation, heart, proteomics, mass spectrometry, post-translational modification
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23844019

6. Lazo M, Hernaez R, Eberhardt MS, Bonekamp S, Kamel I, Guallar E, Koitesh A, Brancati FL, Clark JM. Prevalence of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in the United States: The Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988-1994. American Journal of Epidemiology. 2013 Jul 1;178(1):38-45.
Key words: Ethnic variation, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, population surveys, prevalence
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23703888

7. Leffell MS, Lucas DP, Zachary AA. Tetramer Staining for the Detection of HLA-Specific B cells.
Methods Mol Biol. 2013;1034:313-8. doi: 10.1007/978-1-62703-493-7_17.
Key words: HLA tetramers, B lymphocytes, HLA specific B Lymphocytes, HLA sensitization, HLA antibodies
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23775745

8. Leffell MS, Montgomery RA, Zachary AA. Transplantation of the sensitized patient: histocompatibility testing. Methods Mol Biol. 2013;1034:117-25. doi: 10.1007/978-1-62703-493-7_6.
Key words: Antibody monitoring, CDC crossmatch, Desensitization, Flow cytometric crossmatch, Kidney paired donation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23775734

9. Sadasivam RS, Kinney RL, Delaughter K, Rao SR, Williams JH, Coley HL, Ray MN, Gilbert GH, Allison JJ, Ford DE, Houston TK; National Dental PBRN And QUIT-PRIMO Collaborative Groups. Who participates in web-assisted tobacco interventions? The Quit-Primo and National Dental Practice-based Research Network hi-quit studies. Journal of Medical Internet Research. 2013 May 1;15(5):e77.
Key words: Google advertisements, Web-assisted tobacco intervention, dental practice, medical practice, public health informatics
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23635417

10. Saha S, Korthuis PT, Cohn JA, Sharp VL, Moore RD, Beach MC. Primary Care Provider Cultural Competence and Racial Disparities in HIV Care and Outcomes. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2013 May;28(5):622-9. Epub 2013 Jan 10.
Key words: Culture, ethnic groups, HIV
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23307396

11. Saldanha IJ, Wilson LM, Bennett WL, Nicholson WK, Robinson KA. Development and pilot test of a process to identify research needs from a systematic review. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 2013 May;66(5):538-45.
Key words: Comparative effectiveness research, evidence-based practice, systematic review, research priorities, gestational diabetes, pilot study
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22995855

12. Shantha GP, Wasserman B, Astor BC, Coresh J, Brancati F, Sharrett AR, Young JH. Association of blood lactate with carotid atherosclerosis: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Carotid MRI Study. Atherosclerosis. 2013 May;228(1):249-55. Epub 2013 Feb 28.
Key words: Atherosclerosis, carotid arteries, plaque, epidemiology, lactate
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23510829

13. Varadhan R, Segal JB, Boyd CM, Wu AW, Weiss CO. A framework for the analysis of heterogeneity of treatment effect in patient-centered outcomes research. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 2013 Aug;66(8):818-25.
Key words: Subgroup analysis, comparative effectiveness research, prediction, meta-analysis, clinical trials, observational studies
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23651763

14. Wood J, Wallin M, Finkelstein J. Can a low-cost webcam be used for a remote neurological exam? Stud Health Technol Inform. 2013;190:30-2.
Key words: telemedicine, clinical informatics, neurology, multiple sclerosis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23823365

15. Wright SM, Wolfe L, Stewart R, Flynn JA, Paisner R, Rum S, Parson G, Carrese J. Ethical concerns related to grateful patient philanthropy: the physician's perspective. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2013 May;28(5):645-51.
Key words: Philanthropy, ethics, patient care
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23225219

1. Aboumatar HJ, Carson KA, Beach MC, Roter DL, Cooper LA. The impact of health literacy on desire for participation in healthcare, medical visit communication, and patient reported outcomes among patients with hypertension. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2013 May 21 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: Health literacy, participatory decision making, patient-physician relationship, communication
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23690237

2. Ashikaga H, Arevalo H, Vadakkumpadan F, Blake RC, Bayer JD, Nazarian S, Zviman MM, Tandri H, Berger RD, Calkins H, Herzka DA, Trayanova NA, Halperin HR. Feasibility of image-based simulation to estimate ablation target in human ventricular arrhythmia. Heart Rhythm. 2013 Apr 19. doi:pii: S1547-5271(13)00437-2. 10.1016/j.hrthm.2013.04.015. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: image-based simulation; ventricular arrhythmia, catheter ablation, cardiac MRI, computer simulation
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1547527113004372
PMID:23608593

3. Bhonsale A, James CA, Tichnell C, Murray B, Madhavan S, Philips B, Russell SD, Abraham T, Tandri H, Judge DP, Calkins H. Risk stratification in arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy associated desmosomal mutation carriers.
Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2013 Jun 1;6(3):569-78.
Key words: cardiomyopathy, electrocardiography, risk factor, survival, tachyarrhythmia
http://circep.ahajournals.org/content/early/2013/05/13/CIRCEP.113.000233.long
PMID:23671136

4. Bleich SN, Gudzune KA, Bennett WL, Cooper LA. Do physician beliefs about causes of obesity translate into actionable issues on which physicians counsel their patients? Preventive Medicine. 2013 May;56(5):326-8.
Key words: Obesity, physician beliefs, nutrition counseling
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23399006

5. Chrispin J, Martin SS, Hasan RK, Joshi PH, Minder CM, McEvoy JW, Kohli P, Johnson AE, Wang L, Blaha MJ, Blumenthal RS. Landmark lipid-lowering trials in the primary prevention of cardiovascular disease. Clin Cardiol. 2013 May 30. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Lipid-lowering, primary prevention, cardiovascular disease
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23722477

6. DeFilippis AP, Blaha MJ, Martin SS, Reed RM, Jones SR, Nasir K, Blumenthal RS, Budoff MJ. Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and serum lipoproteins: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis. 2013 Apr;227(2):429-36.
Key words: Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, lipoproteins, atheroscelerosis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23712412

7. Flickinger TE, Rose G, Wilson IB, Wolfe H, Saha S, Korthuis PT, Massa M, Berry S, Laws MB, Sharp V, Moore RD, Beach MC. Motivational interviewing by HIV care providers is associated with patient intentions to reduce unsafe sexual behavior. Patient Education and Counseling. 2013 May 3 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: Motivational interviewing, physicians, HIV/AIDS, sexual risk reduction, counseling
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23647982

8. Figueiredo CA, Barreto ML, Alcantara-Neves NM, Rodrigues LC, Cooper PJ, Cruz AA, Pontes-de-Carvalho LC, Lemaire DC, Costa RS, Amorim LD, Vergara C, Rafaels N, Gao L, Foster C, Campbell M, Mathias R,Barnes KC. Co-associations between IL10 polymorphisms, IL-10 production, helminth infection and asthma/wheeze in an urban, tropical population in Brazil. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2013; 131(6):1683-90.
Key words: IL10, polymorphisms, helminth infection, immune modulation, allergy
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaci.2012.10.043
PMID: 23273955

9. Hsu S, Ton VK, Dominique Ashen M, Martin SS, Gluckman TJ, Kohli P, Sisson SD, Blumenthal RS, Blaha MJ. A Clinician's Guide to the ABCs of Cardiovascular Disease Prevention: The Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease and American College of Cardiology Cardiosource Approach to the Million Hearts Initiative. Clin Cardiol. 2013 May 13. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Cardiovascular disease, heart disease, prevention
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23670948

10. Hanyok LA, Walton-Moss B, Tanner E, Stewart RW, Becker K. Effects of a graduate-level interprofessional education program on adult nurse practitioner student and internal medicine resident physician attitudes towards interprofessional care. Journal of Interprofessional Care. 2013 May 16. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Interprofessional collaboration, IPE, medical resident training, nurse practitioner education
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23679673

11. Kaludercic N, Carpi A, Nagayama T, Sivakumaran V, Zhu G, Lai EW, Bedja D, De Mario A, Chen K, Gabrielson KL, Lindsey ML, Pacak K, Takimoto E, Shih JC, Kass DA, Di Lisa F, Paolocci N. Monoamine oxidase B Prompts mitochondrial and cardiac dysfunction in pressure overloaded hearts. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2013 May 22. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: monoamine oxidase B, congestive heart failure, dopamine, mitochondrial dysfunction, oxidative stress
http://online.liebertpub.com/doi/pdf/10.1089/ars.2012.4616
PMID:23581564

12. Kalyani RR, Tra Y, Yeh HC, Egan JM, Ferrucci L, Brancati FL. Quadriceps strength, quadriceps power, and gait speed in older U.S. Adults with diabetes mellitus: results from the national health and nutrition examination survey, 1999-2002. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2013 May;61(5):769-75.
Key words: Type 2 diabetes mellitus, muscle loss, physical function, gait
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23617584

13. Kim JM, Lin SY, Suarez-Cuervo C, Chelladurai Y, Ramanathan M, Segal JB, Erekosima N. Allergen-specific immunotherapy for pediatric asthma and rhinoconjunctivitis: a systematic review. Pediatrics. 2013 May 6. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Allergen-specific immunotherapy, asthma, pediatric, rhinitis, rhinoconjunctivitis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23650298

14. Norton N, Li D, Rampersaud E, Morales A, Martin ER, Zuchner S, Guo S, Gonzalez M, Hedges DJ, Robertson PD, Krumm N, Nickerson DA, Hershberger RE on behalf of the NHLBI GO Exome Sequencing project & and Exome Sequencing Project Family Studies Project Team. Exome sequencing and genome-wide linkage analysis in 17 families illustrates the complex contribution of TTN truncating variants to dilated cardiomyopathy. Circ Cardiovasc Genet. 2013; 6(2):144-53.
Key words: dilated cardiomyopathy, exome, genetics, genome-wide analysis, human
http://circgenetics.ahajournals.org/content/6/2/144.full
PMID: 23418287

15. Vergara C, Murray T, Rafaels N, Lewis R, Campbell M, Foster C, Faruque M, Oliveira RR, Carvalho E, Araujo MI, Cruz AA, Watson H, Mercado D, Knight-Madden J, Ruczinski I, Dunston G, Ford J, Caraballo L, Beaty TH, Mathias RA, Barnes KC. African ancestry is a risk factor for asthma and high total IgE levels in African admixed populations. Genet Epidemiol. 2013; 37(4):393-401.
Key words: African, asthma, ancestry
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23554133

1. Pandey AK, Pandey S, Blaha MJ, Agatston A, Feldman T, Ozner M, Santos RD, Budoff MJ, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K. Family history of coronary heart disease and markers of subclinical cardiovascular disease: Where do we stand? Atherosclerosis. 2013 Jun;228(2):285-94.]
Key words: Family history, coronary heart disease, subclinical atherosclerosis, risk prediction
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0021915013001263
PMID: 23578356

2. Watts VL, Sepulveda FM, Cingolani OH, Ho AS, Niu X, Kim R, Miller KL, Vandegaer K, Bedja D, Gabrielson KL, Rameau G, O'Rourke B, Kass DA, Barouch LA. Anti-hypertrophic and anti-oxidant effect of beta3-adrenergic stimulation in myocytes requires differential neuronal NOS phosphorylation. JMCC. 2013 May 2. pii: S0022-2828(13)00166-1. 10.1016/j.yjmcc.2013.04.025. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: nNOS phosphorylation, ROS, beta3-adrenergic, myocytes
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23643588

3. Xing M, Alzahrani AS, Carson KA, Viola D, Elisei R, Bendlova B, Yip L, Mian C, Vianello F, Tuttle RM, Robenshtok E, Fagin JA, Puxeddu E, Fugazzola L, Czarniecka A, Jarzab B, O'Neill CJ, Sywak MS, Lam AK, Riesco-Eizaguirre G, Santisteban P, Nakayama H, Tufano RP, Pai SI, Zeiger MA, Westra WH, Clark DP, Clifton-Bligh R, Sidransky D, Ladenson PW, Sykorova V. JAMA. 2013 Apr 10;309(14):1493-501. doi: 10.1001/jama.2013.3190.
Key words: thyroid cancer, BRAF mutation, mortality, prognostic molecular marker
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23571588

1. Baxter-Lowe LA, Blosser CD, Delmonico FL, Feng S, Gentry SE, Knoll GA, Leffell MS, Leichtman AB, Leishman R, Mast DA, Melcher ML, Nickerson PW, Reed EF, Rodrigue JR, Segev DL, Serur D, Tullius SG, Zavala Ey. Dynamic challenges inhibiting optimal adoption of kidney paired donation: findings of a consensus conference. Am JTransplant. 2013 Feb 7. doi: 10.1111/ajt. 121140. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Allocation, Donor evaluation, Finances, Histocompatibility testing, Kidney paired donation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23398969

2. Bleich SN, Gudzune KA, Bennett WL, Cooper LA. Do physician beliefs about causes of obesity translate into actionable issues on which physicians counsel their patients? Preventive Medicine. 2013 May;56(5):326-8.
Key words: Obesity, physician beliefs, nutrition counseling
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23399006

3. Defilippis AP, Blaha MJ, Martin SS, Reed RM, Jones SR, Nasir K, Blumenthal RS, Budoff MJ. Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and serum lipoproteins: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis. 2013 Apr;227(2)429-36.
Key words: lipids, liver fat cardiovascular risk, metabolic syndrome
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0021915013000580#
PMID: 23419204

4. Kim C, Wong J, Wen J, Wang S, Wang C, Spiering S, Kan NG, Forcales S, Puri PL, Leone TC, Marine JE, Calkins H, Kelly DP, Judge DP, Chen HS. Studying arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia with patient-specific iPSCs. Nature. 2013;494:105-10.
Key words: iPSC, arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy
www.nature.com/nature/journal/v494/n7435/full/nature11799.html
PMID:23354045

5. Leffell MS, Lucas DP, Montgomery RA, Zachary AA. Rituximab prevents an anamnestic response in patients with cryptic sensitization to HLA. Transplantation. 2013; 15:95(5):701-4.doi: 10.1097/TP. 0b013e31827be3cl.
Key words Rituximab, HLA Antibody, Anamnestic Response, Sensitization
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23503502

6. Leffell MS, Zachary AA. In Memoriam: Wilma B. Bias, Ph.D. Hum Immunol.2013; 74 (4):403.doi:10.1016/j.humimm.2013.03.001.
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0198885913000724
No PMID available

7. Madanieh R, Hasan RK, Anusionwu OF, Blumenthal RS, Blaha MJ. Cardiovascular disease prevention: matching evidence-based algorithms with individualized care. Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2013 Apr;93(4):321-3
Key words: cardiovascular risk prediction, prevention, statins
http://www.nature.com/clpt/journal/v93/n4/pdf/clpt20133a.pdf
PMID:23422874

8. Martin SS, Blaha MJ, Elshazly MB, Brinton EA, Toth PP, McEvoy JW, Joshi PH, Kulkarni KR, Mize PD, Kwiterovich PO, Defilippis AP, Blumenthal RS, Jones SR. Friedewald Estimated versus directly measured low-density lipoprotein cholesterol and treatment implications. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Mar 20. doi:pii: S0735-1097(13)01098-X. 10.1016/j.jacc.2013.01.079 [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: cholesterol, lipoproteins, cardiovascular risk
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S073510971301098X#
PMID:23524048

9. Philips B, Madahavan S, James C, Tichnell C, Murray B, Needleman M, Bhonsale A, Nazarian S, Laurita KR, Calkins H, Tandri H. High prevalence of catecholamine-facilitated focal ventricular tachycardia in patients with arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2013 Feb 6(1):160-6. doi: 10.1161/CIRCEP.112.975441
Key words: ventricular tachycardia, arrhythmogenic right ventricular dysplasia/cardiomyopathy
http://circep.ahajournals.org/content/6/1/160.full.pdf+html
PMID: 23275260

10. Vranian MN, Keenan T, Blaha MJ, Silverman MG, Michos ED, Minder CM, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K, Meneghelo RS, Santos RD. Impact of fitness versus obesity on routinely measured cardiometabolic risk in young, healthy adults. Am J Cardiol. 2013 Apr 1:111(7):991-5.
Key words: obesity, fitness, cardiovascular risk
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0002914912025660
PMID: 23340029

1. Chen X, Tereshchenko LG, Berger RD, and Trayanova NA. Arrhythmia risk stratification based on QT interval instability: an intracardiac electrocardiogram study. Heart Rhythm 2013. Feb 13 [Epub ahead of press].
Key words: arrhythmia; implantable cardioverter-defibrillator; QT interval; risk stratification; sudden death
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23416373

2. Cooper LA, Ghods Dinoso BK, Ford DE, Roter DL, Primm AB, Larson SM, Gill JM, Noronha GJ, Shaya EK, Wang NY. Comparative effectiveness of standard versus patient-centered collaborative care interventions for depression among African Americans in primary care settings: the BRIDGE Study. Health Services Research. 2013 Feb;48(1):150-74.
Key words: Depression, quality improvement, collaborative care, patient-centeredness, African Americans
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22716199

3. Crum RM, La Flair L, Storr CL, Green KM, Stuart EA, Alvanzo AA, Lazareck S, Bolton JM, Robinson J, Sareen J, Mojtabai R. Reports of drinking to self-medicate anxiety symptoms: longitudinal assessment for subgroups of individuals with alcohol dependence. Depress Anxiety. 2013 Feb;30(2):174-83..
Key words: Addiction, alcoholism, anxiety disorder epidemiology, generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23280888

4. Decamp M, Rodriguez J, Hecht S, Barry M, Sugarman J. An ethics curriculum for short-term global health trainees. Global Health. 2013 Feb 14;9(1):5.
Key words: Curriculum development, ethics; global health training; online education; short-term medical outreach
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23410089

5. Durand DJ, Feldman LS, Lewin JS, Brotman DJ. Provider cost transparency alone has no impact on inpatient imaging utilization. Journal of the American College of Radiology. 2013 Feb;10(2):108-13.
Key words: Cost transparency, imaging utilization, utilization control, computerized provider order entry, clinical decision support software
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23273974

6. Hanna DB, Buchacz K, Gebo KA, . . . Moore RD, et al.; for the North American AIDS Cohort Collaboration on Research and Design (NA-ACCORD) of the International Epidemiologic Databases to Evaluate AIDS. Trends and Disparities in Antiretroviral Therapy Initiation and Virologic Suppression Among Newly Treatment-Eligible HIV-Infected Individuals in North America, 2001-2009. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2013 Feb 12.
Key words: Antiretroviral therapy, healthcare disparities, HIV, time factors, viral load
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23315317

7. Hernaez R, McLean J, Lazo M, Brancati FL, Hirschhorn JN, Borecki IB, Harris TB, Nguyen T, Kamel IR, Bonekamp S, Eberhardt MS, Clark JM, Kao WH, Speliotes EK; Genetics of obesity-related liver disease (GOLD) Consortium. Association between variants in or near PNPLA3, GCKR, and PPP1R3B with ultrasound-defined steatosis based on data from the NHANES III. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 2013 Feb 13. Epub ahead of print.
Key words: Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, replication, candidate gene study, genome-wide association study, SNP
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23416328

8. Kostis WJ, Cabrera J, Hooper WC, Whelton PK, Espeland MA, Cosgrove NM, Cheng JQ, Deng Y, De Staerck C, Pyle M, Maruthur N, Reyes I, Anderson CA, Liu J, Kostis JB. Relationships between selected gene polymorphisms and blood pressure sensitivity to weight loss in elderly persons with hypertension. Hypertension. 2013 Feb 25. Epub ahead of print.
Key words: Blood pressure, genetics, obesity, sodium
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23438931

9. Maurer M, Rosén K, Hsin-Ju H, Saini S Grattan C, Gimenéz-Arnau A, Agarwal S, Doyle R, Canvin J, Kaplan A, Casale T. Omalizumab for the treatment of chronic idiopathic or spontaneous urticaria. N Engl J Med. 2013; 368:924-935.
Key words: hives, omalizumab
http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1215372
PMID: /23432142

10. Martin KD, Roter DL, Beach MC, Carson KA, Cooper LA. Physician communication behaviors and trust among black and white patients with hypertension. Medical Care. 2013 Feb;51(2):151-7.
Key words: patient-physician communication, trust, African Americans
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23132201

11. McGuire MJ, Noronha G, Samal L, Yeh HC, Crocetti S, Kravet S. Patient safety perceptions of primary care providers after implementation of an electronic medical record system. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2013 Feb;28(2):184-92.
Key words: electronic medical records, EMR, safety culture, primary care, safety attitudes questionnaire
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22887020

12. Sur S, Han L, Tereshchenko L. Comparison of sum absolute QRST integral, and temporal variability in depolarization and repolarization, measured by dynamic vectorcardiography approach, in healthy men and women. PLOS ONE. 2013,8(2):e57175.
Key words: electrocardiography, vectorcardiography, gender, repolarization lability
http://dx.plos.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0057175
PMID: 23451181

13. Thanassoulis G, Campbell CY, Owens DS, Smith JG, Smith AV, Peloso GM, Kerr KF, Pechlivanis S, Budoff MJ, Harris TB, Malhotra R, O'Brien KD, Kamstrup PR, Nordestgaard BG, Tybjaerg-Hansen A, Allison MA, Aspelund T, Criqui MH, Heckbert SR, Hwang SJ, Liu Y, Sjogren M, van der Pals J, Kälsch H, Mühleisen TW, Nöthen MM, Cupples LA, Caslake M, Di Angelantonio E, Danesh J, Rotter JI, Sigurdsson S, Wong Q, Erbel R, Kathiresan S, Melander O, Gudnason V, O'Donnell CJ, Post WS; CHARGE Extracoronary Calcium Working Group. Genetic associations with valvular calcification and aortic stenosis.
N Engl J Med. 2013 Feb 7;368(6):503-12.
Key words: genetics, heart disease, lipids
http://www.nejm.org/doi/pdf/10.1056/NEJMoa1109034
PMID:23388002

14. Yanik EL, Napravnik S, Ryscavage P, Eron JJ, Koletar SL, Moore RD, Zinski A, Cole SR, Hunt P, Crane HM, Kahn J, Mathews WC, Mayer K, Taiwo B; on behalf of the CFAR Network of Integrated Clinical Systems (CNICS) Cohort Study. Hematologic, hepatic, renal and lipid laboratory monitoring following initiation of combination antiretroviral therapy in the United States, 2000-2010. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 2013 Feb 26.
Key words: laboratory monitoring, antiretroviral therapy, antiretroviral toxicity
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23446495

15. Zhou Y, Tung HY, Tsai YM, Hsu SC, Chang HW, Kawasaki H, Tseng HC, Plunkett B, Gao P, Hung CH, Vonakis BM, Huang SK. Aryl hydrocarbon receptor controls murine mast cell homeostasis. Blood. 2013 Mar 5. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Aryl hydrocarbon receptor; Mast cell; Oxidative stress; Protein tyrosine phosphatase
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23462117

1. Ameling JM, Auguste PL, Ephraim P, Boyer LL, Depasquale N, Greer RC, Crews DC, Powe NR, Rabb H, Boulware LE. Development of a decision aid to inform patients' and families' renal replacement therapy selection decisions. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making. 2012 Dec 1;12(1):140.
Key words: kidney disease; decision aid; literacy; numeracy; cognitive function
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23198793

2. Belalcazar LM, Lang W, Haffner SM, Hoogeveen RC, Pi-Sunyer FX, Schwenke DC, Balasubramanyam A, Tracy RP, Kriska AP, Ballantyne CM; Look AHEAD Research Group [includes Brancati FL and Clark JM]. Adiponectin and the mediation of HDL-cholesterol change with improved lifestyle: the Look AHEAD Study. Journal of Lipid Research. 2012 Dec;53(12):2726-33.
Key words: High-density lipoprotein, weight loss, obesity, diabetes, lifestyle intervention, adipose tissue
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22956782

3. Bleich SN, Bennett WL, Gudzune KA, Cooper LA. National survey of US primary care physicians' perspectives about causes of obesity and solutions to improve care. BMJ Open. 2012 Dec 20;2(6).
Key words: Medical education & training, internal medicine
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23257776

4. Brodsky RA, Fuchs EJ, Gladstone DE, Jones RJ, Kasamon YL, King KE, Leffell MS, Luznik L, Zachary AA. Partially mismatched transplantation and HLA donor specific antibodies. Bio Blood Marrow Transplant. 2013 Jan doi: Pii S1083-8791 (13) 00052-9. 10.1016/j.bbmt.2013.01.016. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Donor Specific Antibodies, Haploidentical Allogeneic Bone Marrow Transplantation, Desensitization
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23353119

5. Gilotra NA, Russell SD. Patient selection for mechanical circulatory support. Heart Failure Reviews. 2013 Jan;18(1):27-34.
Key words: Congestive heart failure, left ventricular assist device, risk stratification, mechanical circulatory support
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22544400

6. Greer RC, Crews DC, Boulware LE. Challenges perceived by primary care providers to educating patients about chronic kidney disease. Journal of Renal Care. 2012 Dec;38(4):174-81.
Key words: Barriers, chronic kidney disease, patient education, primary care providers
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23176576

7. Kowalski S, Colantuoni E, Lau B, Keruly J, McCaul ME, Hutton HE, Moore RD, Chander G. Alcohol consumption and CD4 T-cell count response among persons initiating antiretroviral therapy. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 2012 Dec 1;61(4):455-61.
Key words: HIV, alcohol, immune response, CD4 T-cell count, antiretroviral therapy
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22955054

8. Niaura R, Chander G, Hutton H, Stanton C. Interventions to address chronic disease and HIV: strategies to promote smoking cessation among HIV-infected individuals. Current HIV/AIDS Reports. 2012 Dec;9(4):375-84.
Key words: Smoking cessation. HIV/AIDS, adaptive treatment strategy, bupropion, varenicline, behavioral aspects of HIV/AIDS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22972495

9. Rahman M, Greene T, Phillips RA, Agodoa LY, Bakris GL, Charleston J, Contreras G, Gabbai F, Hiremath L, Jamerson K, Kendrick C, Kusek JW, Lash JP, Lea J, Miller ER 3rd, Rostand S, Toto R, Wang X, Wright JT Jr, Appel LJ. A trial of 2 strategies to reduce nocturnal blood pressure in blacks with chronic kidney disease. Hypertension. 2013 Jan;61(1):82-8.
Key words: Nocturnal blood pressure, chronic kidney disease, hypertension
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23172931

10. Salzberg SL. NIH funding: It does support innovators. Nature. 2013 Jan 3;493(7430):26.
Key words: Research management, peer review, medical research
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23282352

11. Segal JB, Kapoor W, Carey T, Mitchell PH, Murray MD, Saag KG, Schumock G, Jonas D, Steinman M, Filart R, Weinberger M, Selker H. Preliminary competencies for comparative effectiveness research. Clinical and Translational Science. 2012 Dec;5(6):476-479.
Key words: Comparative effectiveness research, competencies, work force
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23253670

12. Shields KN, Cavallari JM, Hunt MJ, Lazo M, Molina M, Molina L, Holguin F. Traffic-related air pollution exposures and changes in heart rate variability in Mexico City: A panel study. Environmental Health. 2013 Jan 18;12(1):7. PMID: 23327098.
Key words: Air pollution, PM2.5, ozone, heart rate variability, Mexico City
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23327098

13. Shihab HM, Meoni LA, Chu AY, Wang NY, Ford DE, Liang KY, Gallo JJ, Klag MJ. Body mass index and risk of incident hypertension over the life course: the Johns Hopkins Precursors study. Circulation. 2012 Dec 18;126(25):2983-9.
Key words: Body mass index, hypertension, longitudinal studies, cohort studies, men
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23151344

14. Szanton SL, Rifkind JM, Mohanty JG, Miller ER 3rd, Thorpe RJ, Nagababu E, Epel ES, Zonderman AB, Evans MK. Racial discrimination is associated with a measure of red blood cell oxidative stress: a potential pathway for racial health disparities. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine. 2012 Dec;19(4):489-95.
Key words: health disparities, racial discrimination, oxidative stress, accelerated aging
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21913047

15. Vaidya D, Dobs A, Gapstur SM, Golden SH, Cushman M, Liu K, Ouyang P. Association of baseline sex hormone levels with baseline and longitudinal changes in waist-to-hip ratio: Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. International Journal of Obesity (Lond). 2012 Dec;36(12):1578-84.
Key words: sex hormones, epidemiology, waist-to-hip ratio
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22270378

1. Graham G, Blaha MJ, Budoff MJ, Rivera JJ, Agatston A, Raggi P, Shaw LJ, Berman D, Rana JS, Callister T, Rumberger JA, Min J, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K. Impact of coronary artery calcification on all-cause mortality in individuals with and without hypertension. Atherosclerosis. 2012 Dec;225(2):432-7.
Key words: hypertension, coronary calcium, atherosclerosis, risk prediction
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23078882

2. Joshi PH, Blaha MJ, Blumenthal RS, Blankstein R, Nasir K. What is the role of calcium scoring in the age of coronary computed tomographic angiography? J Nucl Cardiol. 2012;19:1226-35.
Key words: atherosclerosis, cardiac CT, risk prediction
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23065416

3. Kilic A, Merlo CA, Conte JV, Shah AS. Lung transplantation in patients 70 years old or older: Have outcomes changed after implementation of the lung allocation score? J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2012 Nov; 144(5): 11338.
Key words: lung allocation score, lung transplantation; United Network for Organ Sharing
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022522312009270
PMID: 22944081

4. Lin JH, Matsui W, Aloe C, Peng RD, Diette GB, Breysse PN, Matsui EC. Relationships between folate and inflammatory features of asthma. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2012 Dec 10. doi:pii: S0091-6749(12)01768-X. 10.1016/j.jaci.2012.10.046. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: asthma, inflammation, folate
http://www.jacionline.org/article/S0091-6749(12)01768-X/abstract
PMID: 23237419

5. Shehata ML, Harouni AA, Skrok J, Basha TA, Boyce D, Lechtzin N, Mathai SC, Girgis R, Osman NF, Lima JA, Bluemke DA, Hassoun PM, Vogel-Claussen J. Regional and global biventricular function in pulmonary arterial hypertension: a cardiac MR imaging study. Radiology. 2013 Jan;266(1):114-22.
Key words: pulmonary arterial hypertension, right ventricular function
http://radiology.rsna.org/content/266/1/114.long
PMID: 23151825

6. Tereshchenko,LG, McNitt,S, Han,L, Berger,RD, Zareba,W. ECG marker of adverse electrical remodeling post-myocardial infarction predicts outcomes in MADIT II study. PLOS ONE 2012, 7(12): e51812.
Key words: electrocardiography, electrophysiology, ventricular arrhythmia, electrical remodeling, SAIQRST, implantable cardioverter-defibrillator, bundle branch block
http://dx.doi.org/10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0051812
PMID: 23251630

7. Ton VK, Martin SS, Blumenthal RS, Blaha MJ. Comparing the new European cardiovascular disease prevention guideline with prior American Heart Association guidelines: an editorial review. Clin Cardiol. 2012 Dec 4. doi: 10.1002/clc.22079. [Epub ahead of print]
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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23212946

1. Beasley R, Singh S, Loke YK, Enright P, Furberg CD. Call for worldwide withdrawal of tiotropium Respimat mist inhaler. BMJ. 2012 Nov 9;345:e7390.
Key words: Drugs: cardiovascular system, ischaemic heart disease, arrhythmias, clinical trials (epidemiology), epidemiologic studies
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23144209

2. Dobrosielski DA, Gibbs BB, Ouyang P, Bonekamp S, Clark JM, Wang NY, Silber HA, Shapiro EP, Stewart KJ. Effect of exercise on blood pressure in type 2 diabetes: a randomized controlled trial. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2012 Nov;27(11):1453-9.
Key words: Exercise training, diabetes, high blood pressure, randomized trial
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22610907

3. Liu SH, Lazo M, Koteish A, Kao WH, Shih MH, Bonekamp S, Hernaez R, Clark JM. Oral contraceptive pill use is associated with reduced odds of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease in menstruating women: results from NHANES III. Journal of Gastroenterology. 2012 Nov 28. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Adiposity, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, obesity, oral contraceptive pill, sex hormone
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23188092

4. Martin KD, Roter DL, Beach MC, Carson KA, Cooper LA. Physician communication behaviors and trust among black and white patients with hypertension. Medical Care. 2012 Nov 3. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Patient-physician communication, trust, African Americans
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23132201

5. Pollack CE, Platz EA, Bhavsar NA, Noronha G, Green GE, Chen S, Carter HB. Primary care providers' perspectives on discontinuing prostate cancer screening. Cancer. 2012 Nov 15;118(22):5518-24.
Key words: Prostate-specific antigen, prostate cancer screening, primary care provider, life expectancy, cancer screening
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22517310

6. Rahman M, Greene T, Phillips RA, Agodoa LY, Bakris GL, Charleston J, Contreras G, Gabbai F, Hiremath L, Jamerson K, Kendrick C, Kusek JW, Lash JP, Lea J, Miller ER 3rd, Rostand S, Toto R, Wang X, Wright JT Jr, Appel LJ. A trial of 2 strategies to reduce nocturnal blood pressure in blacks with chronic kidney disease. Hypertension. 2012 Nov 19. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Nocturnal blood pressure, chronic kidney disease, hypertension
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23172931

7. Shihab HM, Meoni LA, Chu AY, Wang NY, Ford DE, Liang KY, Gallo JJ, Klag MJ. Body mass index and risk of incident hypertension over the life course: The Johns Hopkins Precursors Study. Circulation. 2012 Nov 14.
Key words: Body mass index, hypertension, long term follow-up, longitudinal cohort study, men
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23151344

8. Treadwell JR, Singh S, Talati R, McPheeters ML, Reston JT. A framework for best evidence approaches can improve the transparency of systematic reviews. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 2012 Nov;65(11):1159-62.
Key words: Systematic review, evidence synthesis, best evidence, meta-analysis, evidence-based medicine
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23017634

9. Treadwell JR, Uhl S, Tipton K, Shamliyan T, Viswanathan M, Berkman ND, Sun X, Coleman CI, Elshaug AG, Singh S, Wang SY, Ramakrishnan R. Assessing equivalence and noninferiority. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 2012 Nov;65(11):1144-9.
Key words: Systematic reviews, equivalence, noninferiority, methodology, risk of bias
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22732455

10. Sikka, G, Miller KL, Steppan J, Pandey D, Jung SM, Fraser CD 3rd, Ellis C, Ross D, Vandegaer K, Bedja D, Gabrielson K, Walston JD, Berkowitz DE, Barouch LA. Interleukin 10 knockout frail mice develop cardiac and vascular dysfunction with increased age. Exp Gerontol, 2012.
Key words: Interleukin 10, cardiovascular dysfunction. cyclo-oxygenase, thromboxane, endothelial dysfunction, frailty, aging
http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0531556512002987

1. Barone Gibbs B, Dobrosielski DA, Bonekamp S, Stewart KJ, Clark JM. A randomized trial of exercise for blood pressure reduction in type 2 diabetes: Effect on flow-mediated dilation and circulating biomarkers of endothelial function. Atherosclerosis. 2012 Oct;224(2):446-53.
Key words: Endothelial function, adhesion molecules, exercise, type 2 diabetes, vasodilation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22889573

2. Barone MA, Dudas RA, Stewart R, McMillan JA, Dover GJ, Serwint JR. Improving teaching on an inpatient pediatrics service: a retrospective analysis of a program change. BMC Medical Education. 2012 Oct 1;12(1):92. PMID: 23020896.
Key words: Medical education, teaching attending, clinical skills
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23020896

3. Blank LJ, Polydefkis MJ, Moore RD, Gebo KA. Herpes Zoster among Persons Living with HIV in the Current Antiretroviral Therapy Era. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes. 2012 Oct 1;61(2):203-7. PubMed PMID: 22766968.
Key words: Herpes zoster, ART, age, HIV, shingles
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22766968

4. Boulware LE, Hill-Briggs F, Kraus ES, Melancon JK, Falcone B, Ephraim PL, Jaar BG, Gimenez L, Choi M, Senga M, Kolotos M, Lewis-Boyer L, Cook C, Light L, Depasquale N, Noletto T, Powe NR. Effectiveness of educational and social worker interventions to activate patients' discussion and pursuit of preemptive living donor kidney transplantation: a randomized controlled trial. American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 2012 Oct 19 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: Live kidney transplantation, live kidney donation, chronic kidney disease, education, social worker
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23089512

5. Cullen BA, McGinty EE, Zhang Y, Dosreis SC, Steinwachs DM, Guallar E, Daumit GL. Guideline-concordant antipsychotic use and mortality in schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Bulletin. 2012 Oct 30.
Key words: Schizophrenia, antipsychotic continuity, mortality
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23112292

6. Ephraim PL, Powe NR, Rabb H, Ameling J, Auguste P, Lewis-Boyer L, Greer RC, Crews DC, Purnell TS, Jaar BG, Depasquale N, Boulware LE. The providing resources to enhance African American patients' readiness to make decisions about kidney disease (PREPARED) study: protocol of a randomized controlled trial. BMC Nephrology. 2012 Oct 12;13(1):135.
Key words: Shared decision-making, live kidney transplantation, live kidney donation, chronic kidney disease, end stage renal disease
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23057616

7. Gudzune KA, Clark JM, Appel LJ, Bennett WL. Primary care providers' communication with patients during weight counseling: A focus group study. Patient Education and Counseling. 2012 Oct;89(1):152-7. doi: 10.1016/j.pec.2012.06.033. PMID: 22819710; PMCID: PMC3462265.
Key words: Obesity, counseling, patient-provider communication, focus groups
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22819710

8. Hall JC, Casciola-Rosen L, Berger AE, Kapsogeorgou EK, Cheadle C, Tzioufas AG, Baer AN, Rosen A. Precise probes of type II interferon activity define the origin of interferon signatures in target tissues in rheumatic diseases. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Oct 23;109(43):17609-17614.
Key words: Autoimmunity, Interferon, Precision Medicine
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23045702

9. Hansel NN, Ruczinski I, Rafaels N, Sin DD, Daley D, Malinina A, Huang L, Sandford A, Murray T, Kim Y, Vergara C, Heckbert SR, Psaty BM, Li G, Elliott WM, Aminuddin F, Dupuis J, O'Connor GT, Doheny K, Scott AF, Boezen HM, Postma DS, Smolonska J, Zanen P, Mohamed Hoesein FA, deKoning HJ, Crystal RG, Tanaka T, Ferrucci L, Silverman E, Wan E, Vestbo J, Lomas DA, Connett J, Wise RA, Neptune ER, Mathias RA, Pare PD, Beaty TH, Barnes KC. Genome-wide study identifies two loci associated with lung function decline in mild to moderate COPD. Hum. Genet. 2012 Sept 18 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: COPD, lung function decline, GWAS, genome wide association, genes, polymorphisms
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22986903

10. Jones DE, Carson KA, Bleich SN, Cooper LA. Patient trust in physicians and adoption of lifestyle behaviors to control high blood pressure. Patient Education and Counseling. 2012 Oct;89(1):57-62. doi: 10.1016/j.pec.2012.06.003. PMID: 22770676; PMCID: PMC3462260.
Key words: Adherence, African-Americans, blood pressure control, lifestyle modification, trust
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22770676

11. Joshu CE, Prizment AE, Dluzniewski PJ, Menke A, Folsom AR, Coresh J, Yeh HC, Brancati FL, Platz EA, Selvin E. Glycated hemoglobin and cancer incidence and mortality in the Atherosclerosis in Communities (ARIC) Study, 1990-2006. International Journal of Cancer. 2012 Oct 1;131(7):1667-77. doi: 10.1002/ijc.27394. PMID: 22161730.
Key words: Glycated hemoglobin, diabetes, cancer incidence, cancer mortality
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22161730

12. Levin AM, Mathias RA, Huang L, Roth LA, Daley D, Myers RA, Himes BE, Romieu I, Yang M, Eng C, Park JE, Zoratti K, Gignoux CR, Torgerson DG, Galanter JM, Huntsman S, Nguyen EA, Becker AB, Chan-Yeung M, Kozyrskyj AL, Kwok PY, Gilliland FD, Gauderman WJ, Bleecker ER, Raby BA, Meyers DA, London SJ, Martinez FD, Weiss ST, Burchard EG, Nicolae DL, Ober C, Barnes KC, Williams LK. A meta-analysis of genome-wide association studies for serum total IgE in diverse study populations. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2012 Nov 10. doi:pii: S0091-6749(12)01609-0. 10.1016/j.jaci.2012.10.002. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Meta-analysis, genome-wide association
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23065704

13. Mathias RA, Fu W, Akey JM, Ainsworth HC, Torgerson DG, Ruczinski I, Sergeant S, Barnes KC, Chilton FH. Adaptive evolution of the FADS gene cluster within Africa. PLoS One. 2012;7(9):e44926.
Key words: selection, poly-unsaturated fatty acid, fatty acid desaturase
http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0044926
PMID: 23028684

14. McVean GA, 1000 Genomes Project Consortium. An integrated map of genetic variation from 1,092 human genomes. Nature, 2012;491(7422):56-65.
Key words: Not available
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23128226

15. Myers RA, Himes BE, Gignoux CR, Yang JJ, Gauderman WJ, Rebordosa C. Further replication studies of the EVE Consortium meta-analysis identifies 2 asthma risk loci in European Americans. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2012 Oct 4. pii: S0091-6749(12)01308-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2012.07.054. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23040885
Key words: Asthma, genetic risk factors, meta-analysis, KLK3
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23040885

1. Barone Gibbs B, Dobrosielski DA, Bonekamp S, Stewart KJ, Clark JM. A randomized trial of exercise for blood pressure reduction in type 2 diabetes: Effect on flow-mediated dilation and circulating biomarkers of endothelial function. Atherosclerosis. 2012 Aug 2 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: Endothelial function, adhesion molecules, exercise, type 2 diabetes, vasodilation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22889573

2. Brewer LC, Miller ER, Appel LJ, Anderson CA. Do African American women require fewer calories to maintain weight?: results from a controlled feeding trial. Nutrition in Clinical Practice. 2012 Aug;27(4):561-7.
Key words: Body mass index, obesity, body, energy intake, weight
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22668852

3. Brundage M, Blazeby J, Revicki D, Bass B, de Vet H, Duffy H, Efficace F, King M, Lam CL, Moher D, Scott J, Sloan J, Snyder C, Yount S, Calvert M. Patient-reported outcomes in randomized clinical trials: development of ISOQOL reporting standards. Quality of Life Research. 2012 Sep 18 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: Reporting, randomized clinical trials, quality of life, patient-reported outcomes, guidelines
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22987144

4. Cole S, Reims K, Kershner L, McCombs HG, Little K, Ford DE. Improving care for depression: performance measures, outcomes and insights from the health disparities collaboratives. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved. 2012 Aug;23(3 Suppl):154-73.
Key words: Depression, depression in primary care, chronic care, primary care
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22864495

5. Crews DC, Greer RC, Fadrowski JJ, Choi MJ, Doggett D, Segal JB, Fawole KA, Crawford PR, Boulware LE. Setting an agenda for comparative effectiveness systematic reviews in CKD care. BMC Nephrology. 2012 Aug 1;13(1):74 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: Chronic kidney disease, evidence-based practice, health services research
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22853705

6. Dalal D, Brancati FL, Sisson SD. Factors affecting learner satisfaction with an internet-based curriculum. Southern Medical Journal. 2012 Aug;105(8):387-91.
Key words: Ambulatory care, curriculum, learner satisfaction, online instruction, residency training
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22864092

7. Estrella MM, Sisson SD, Roth J, Choi MJ. Efficacy of an internet-based tool for improving physician knowledge of chronic kidney disease: an observational study. BMC Nephrology. 2012 Sep 27;13(1):126.
Key words: Kidney disease, education, internet, primary care
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23016990

8. Geller G, Harrison KL, Rushton CH. Ethical Challenges in the care of children and families affected by life-limiting neuromuscular diseases. Journal of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics. 2012 Sep;33(7):548-561.
Key words: Ethics, pediatric neuromuscular disorders, moral distress, advance care planning
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22947883

9. Gottesman RF, Sharma P, Robinson KA, Arnan M, Tsui M, Ladha K, Newman-Toker DE. Clinical characteristics of symptomatic vertebral artery dissection: a systematic review. Neurologist. 2012 Sep;18(5):245-54.
Key words: Vertebral artery dissection, dizziness, meta-analysis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22931728

10. Han L, Cheng A, Sur S, Tomaselli GF, Berger RD, Tereshchenko LG. Complex assessment of the temporal lability of repolarization. Int J Cardiol. 2012 Oct 17. pii: S0167-5273(12)01310-1.
Key words: heart failure; electrocardiogram; vectorcardiogram; repolarization lability
http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2012.09.189
PMID: 23084544

11. Kalyani RR, Tian J, Xue QL, Walston J, Cappola AR, Fried LP, Brancati FL, Blaum CS. Hyperglycemia and incidence of frailty and lower extremity mobility limitations in older women. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2012 Aug 10. doi: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2012.04099.x [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: Hyperglycemia, elderly, frailty, mobility, disability
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22882211

12. McGuire MJ, Noronha G, Samal L, Yeh HC, Crocetti S, Kravet S. Patient safety perceptions of primary care providers after implementation of an electronic medical record system. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2012 Aug 11 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: Electronic medical records, EMR, safety culture, primary care, safety attitudes questionnaire
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22887020

13. Shetty PB, Tang H, Tayo BO, Morrison AC, Hanis CL, Rao DC, Young JH, Fox ER, Boerwinkle E, Cooper RS, Risch NJ, Zhu X; the Candidate Gene Association Resource (CARe) Consortium. Variants in CXADR and F2RL1 are associated with blood pressure and obesity in African-Americans in regions identified through admixture mapping. Journal of Hypertension. 2012 Aug 18 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: African-Americans, blood pressure, genetic association studies, obesity
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22914544

14. Uosaki H, Andersen P, Shenje LT, Fernandez L, Christiansen SL, Kwon C. Direct contact with endoderm-like cells efficiently induces cardiac progenitors from mouse and human pluripotent stem cells. PLoS One. 2012;7(10):e46413. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0046413.
Key words: cardiac progenitors, pluripotent stem cells, endoderm
http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0046413
PMID: 23056302

15. Wang L, Szklo M, Folsom AR, Cook NR, Gapstur SM, Ouyang P. Endogenous sex hormones, blood pressure change, and risk of hypertension in postmenopausal women: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis 2012 Sep;224(1):228-34.
Key words : sex steroid hormones; hypertension; postmenopausal women; prospective study; epidemiology
http://ac.els-cdn.com/S0021915012004509/1-s2.0-S0021915012004509-main.pdf?_tid=388f3104-19f6-11e2-a083-00000aacb35f&acdnat=1350655787_ea620a55cfa0693ad126b08aebfef592
PMID: 22862963

1. Cruz I, Vicaria I, Wang NY, Niparko J, Quittner AL; The CDaCI Investigative Team. Language and behavioral outcomes in children with developmental disabilities using cochlear implants. Otology and Neurotology. 2012 Jul; 33 (5):751-760.
Key words: Behavioral outcomes, cochlear implants, developmental disabilities, oral language
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22699986

2. Das D, Han L, Berger RD, Tereshchenko LG. QT variability paradox after premature ventricular contraction in patients with structural heart disease and ventricular arrhythmias. J Electrocardiology. 2012 Sep 17. pii: S0022-0736(12)00295-6.
Key words: Implantable Cardioverter-defibrillator, sudden cardiac death, QT variability, premature ventricular contraction
http://www.jecgonline.com/article/S0022-0736(12)00295-6/fulltext
PMID: 22995383

3. Gudzune KA, Clark JM, Appel LJ, Bennett WL. Primary care providers' communication with patients during weight counseling: A focus group study. Patient Educ Couns. 2012 Jul 20 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: Obesity; counseling, patient-provider communication, focus groups
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22819710

4. Hsu I, Saha S, Korthuis PT, Sharp V, Cohn J, Moore RD, Beach MC. Providing support to patients in emotional encounters: A new perspective on missed empathic opportunities. Patient Educ Couns. 2012 Jul 17 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: Empathy, patient-physician communication, emotion, physician-patient relations
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22818767

5. Jones DE, Carson KA, Bleich SN, Cooper LA. Patient trust in physicians and adoption of lifestyle behaviors to control high blood pressure. Patient Educ Couns. 2012 Jul 5 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: Adherence, African-Americans, blood pressure control, hypertension, lifestyle modification, trust
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22770676

6. Limketkai BN, Mehta SH, Sutcliffe CG, Higgins YM, Torbenson MS, Brinkley SC, Moore RD, Thomas DL, Sulkowski MS. Relationship of liver disease stage and antiviral therapy with liver-related events and death in adults coinfected with HIV/HCV. JAMA. 2012 Jul 25;308(4):370-8.
Key words: HIV, hepatitis C, cirrhosis, antiviral
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22820790

7. Martin SS, Metkus TS, Horne A, Blaha MJ, Hasan R, Campbell CY, Yousuf O, Joshi P, Kaul S, Miller M, Michos ED, Jones SR, Gluckman TJ, Cannon CP, Sperling LS, Blumenthal RS. Waiting for the National Cholesterol Education Program Adult Treatment Panel IV Guidelines, and in the meantime, some challenges and recommendations. Am J Cardiol. 2012 Jul 15;110(2):307-13.
Key words: cholesterol guidelines, ATP IV, prevention
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22497674

8. Mathai SC, Puhan MA, Lam D, Wise RA. The minimal important difference in the 6-minute walk test for patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2012 Sep 1;186(5):428-33.
Key words: Pulmonary arterial hypertension, 6-minute walk
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22723290

9. McGinty EE, Blasco-Colmenares E, Zhang Y, Dosreis SC, Ford DE, Steinwachs DM, Guallar E, Daumit GL. Post-myocardial-infarction quality of care among disabled Medicaid beneficiaries with and without serious mental illness. General Hospital Psychiatry. 2012 Sep;34(5):493-9.
Key words: Quality of care, myocardial infarction, mental illness
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22763001

10. Michos ED, Gottesman RF. Vitamin D for the prevention of stroke incidence and disability: Promising but too early for prime time. Eur J Neurol. 2012 Jul 11. doi: 10.1111/j.1468-1331.2012.03799.x. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: vitamin d, stroke, editorial
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22779772

11. Neufeld KJ, Alvanzo A, King VL, Feldman L, Hsu JH, Rastegar DA, Colbert JM, Mackinnon DF. A collaborative approach to teaching medical students how to screen, intervene, and treat substance use disorders. Substance Abuse. 2012 Jul;33(3):286-91.
Key words: Knowledge assessment, medical school curricula, screening, brief intervention, referral to treatment (SBIRT)
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22738007

12. Ng DK, Brotman DJ, Lau B, Young JH. Insurance status, not race, is associated with mortality after an acute cardiovascular event in Maryland. J Gen Int Med. 2012 Oct;27(10):1368-76.
Key words: Health disparities, insurance coverage, socioeconomic status, race, cardiovascular disease
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22821570

13. Nilius G, Franke KJ, Domanski U, Rühle KH, Kirkness JP, Schneider H. Effects of nasal insufflation on arterial gas exchange and breathing pattern in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and hypercapnic respiratory failure. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2013;755:27-34.
Key words: COPD, arterial gas exchange, nasal insufflation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22826046

14. Schwartz AR, Smith PL, Schneider H, Patil SP, Kirkness JP. Invited editorial on "Lung volume and upper airway collapsibility: what does it tell us about pathogenic mechanisms?" J Appl Physiol. 2012 Sep;113(5):689-90. Epub 2012 Aug 2.
Key words: lung volumes, upper airway collapsibility
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22858622

15. Sisson SD, Rastegar DA, Hughes MT, Bertram AK, Yeh HC. Learner feedback and educational outcomes with an Internet-based ambulatory curriculum: A qualitative and quantitative analysis. BMC Medical Education. 2012 Jul 12;12(1):55.
Key words: Online education, curriculum development, feedback, learner satisfaction
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22788677

1. Crews DC, McClellan WM, Shoham DA, Gao L, Warnock DG, Judd S, Muntner P, Miller ER, Powe NR. Low income and albuminuria among REGARDS (Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke) study participants. Am J Kidney Dis. 2012 Jun 11. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Race, albuminuria, chronic kidney disease, socioeconomic status disparity
http://www.mdconsult.com/das/article/body/351183036-4/jorg=journal&source=
&sp=25479452&sid=1342132371/N/1084197/s027263861200769x.pdf?SEQNO=
1&issn=0272-6386

PMID: 22694949

2. Gao WD, Murray CI, Tian Y, Zhong X, Dumond JF, Shen X, Stanley BA, Foster DB, Wink DA, King SB, Van Eyk JE, Paolocci N. Nitroxyl(HNO)-mediated disulfide bond formation between cardiac myofilament cysteines enhances contractile function. Circ Res. 2012 Jul 31. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Myocardial contractility; Redox Switches; Myofilaments; Ca2+ sensitization; Nitroxyl (HNO)
http://circres.ahajournals.org/content/early/2012/07/31/CIRCRESAHA.112.270827.1.long
PMID: 22851540

3. Geetha D, Seo P, Ellis C, Kuperman M, Levine SM : Persistent or new onset microscopic hematuria in patients with small vessel vasculitis in remission: findings on renal biopsy. J Rheumatol. 2012 Jul;39(7):1413-7.
Key words: hematuria, vasculitis, renal biopsy
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22660803

4. Chen TK, Estrella MM, Fine DM. Predictors of kidney biopsy complication among patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. Lupus. 2012 Jul;21(8):848-54.
Key words: Renal lupus nephritis, kidney biopsy, bleeding complication
http://lup.sagepub.com/content/21/8/848.full.pdf+html
PMID: 22415926

5. Glasgow RE, Gaglio B, Bennett G, Jerome GJ, Yeh HC, Sarwer DB, Appel L, Colditz G, Wadden TA, Wells B. Applying the PRECIS criteria to describe three effectiveness trials of weight loss in obese patients with comorbid conditions. Health Services Research. 2012 Jun;47(3 Pt 1):1051-67. doi: 10.1111/j.1475-6773. 2011.01347.x. Epub 2011 Nov 2.
Key words: methodology, CONSORT, RCT design, research design, pragmatic trials
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22092292

6. Lai H, Detrick B, Fishman EK, Gerstenblith G, Brinker JA, Hollis BW, Bartlett J, Cofrancesco J Jr, Tong W, Tai H, Chen S, Bhatia S, Lai S. Vitamin D deficiency is associated with the development of subclinical coronary artery disease in African Americans with HIV infection: a preliminary study. Journal of Investigative Medicine. 2012 Jun;60(5):801-7.
Key words: vitamin D deficiency, subclinical coronary artery disease, HIV infection, African Americans
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22481166

7. Magasi S, Ryan G, Revicki D, Lenderking W, Hays RD, Brod M, Snyder C, Boers M, Cella D. Content validity of patient-reported outcome measures: perspectives from a PROMIS meeting. Quality of Life Research. 2012 Jun;21(5):739-46.
Key words: PRO development, content validity, qualitative research, quantitative research
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21866374

8. Masys DR, Jarvik GP, Abernethy NF, Anderson NR, Papanicolaou GJ, Paltoo DN, Hoffman MA, Kohane IS, Levy HP. Technical desiderata for the integration of genomic data into Electronic Health Records. J Biomedical Informatics. 2012 Jun;45(3):419-22.
Key words: Electronic health records, genomics, knowledge representation, data compression
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22223081

9. Michos ED, Sibley CT, Baer JT, Blaha MJ, Blumenthal RS. Niacin and statin combination therapy for atherosclerosis regression and prevention of cardiovascular disease events: reconciling the AIM-HIGH (Atherothrombosis Intervention in Metabolic Syndrome With Low HDL/High Triglycerides: Impact on Global Health Outcomes) trial with previous surrogate endpoint trials. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012 Jun 5;59(23):2058-64.
Key words: niacin, statins, HDL-cholesterol
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22520249

10. Segal JB. Chapter 3: choosing the important outcomes for a systematic review of a medical test. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2012 Jun;27 Suppl 1:20-7.
Key words: systematic review, diagnostic tests, outcomes
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22648671

11. Shafi T, Parekh RS, Jaar BG, Plantinga LC, Oberai PC, Eckfeldt JH, Levey AS, Powe NR, Coresh J. Serum ?-trace protein and risk of mortality in incident hemodialysis patients. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2012 Jun 28. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: ESRD, residual kidney function, biomarkers
http://cjasn.asnjournals.org/content/early/2012/06/28/CJN.02240312.full.pdf+html
PMID: 22745274

12. Sharif A, Alachkar N, Bagnasco S, Geetha D, Gupta G, Womer K, Arend L, Racusen L, Montgomery R, Kraus E. Incidence and outcomes of BK virus allograft nephropathy among ABO- and HLA-incompatible kidney transplant recipients. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2012 Aug;7(8):1320-7.
Key words: Kidney transplant, BK nephropathy, incompatibility
http://cjasn.asnjournals.org/content/7/8/1320.full.pdf+html
PMID: 22626962

13. Singh S, Chang SM, Matchar DB, Bass EB. Chapter 7: grading a body of evidence on diagnostic tests. J General Internal Medicine. 2012 Jun;27 Suppl 1:47-55.
Key words: Grades, diagnostic tests, publication bias, health care intervention
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22648675

14. Tereshchenko,LG, McCabe, A, Han, L, Sur, S, Huang, T, Marine, JE, Cheng, A, Spragg, DD, Sinha, S, Calkins, H, Stein, K, Tomaselli, GF, and Berger, RD. Intracardiac J-point elevation before the onset of polymorphic ventricular tachycardia and ventricular fibrillation in patients with an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator. Heart Rhythm.2012, Jun 29. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: electrocardiography, implantable cardioverter-defibrillator, ventricular arrhythmia, J point elevation, intracardiac electrogram
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22750217

15. Wellons M, Ouyang P, Schreiner PJ, Herrington DM, Vaidya D. Early menopause predicts future coronary heart disease and stroke: the Multi-ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Menopause. 2012 Jun 11 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: Early menopause, coronary heart disease, stroke
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22692332

1. Alachkar N, Lonze BE, Zachart AA, Holechek MJ, Schillinger K, Cameron AM, Desai NM, Dagher NN, Seger DL, Montgomery RA, Segey DL.,
Singer AL. Infusion of high-dose intravenous immunoglobulin fails to lower the strength of human leukocyte antigen antibodies in highly sensitized patients. Transplantation. 2012 Jul 27;94(2):165-71.
Key words: desensitization, intravenous immunoglobulin, kidney transplantation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22735712

2. Brown RV, Kral BG, Yanek LR, Vaidya D, Nyquist PA, Levine DM, Moy TF, Becker LC, Becker DM. Ethnic-specific determinants of exercise capacity in a healthy high-risk population. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 2012 Jun;44(6):1150-6.
Key words: fitness, African American, exercise capacity, ethnic differences
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22215178

3. Clark JH, Wang NY, Riley AW, Carson CM, Meserole RL, Lin FR, Eisenberg LS, Tobey EA, Quittner AL, Francis HW; CDaCI Investigative Team, Niparko JK. Timing of cochlear implantation and parents' global ratings of children's health and development. Otology and Neurotology. 2012 Jun;33(4):545-52.
Key words: Cochlear implantation, health-related quality of life, hearing loss, parent-proxy, pediatric population
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22588232

4. Cooper LA, Ghods Dinoso BK, Ford DE, Roter DL, Primm AB, Larson SM, Gill JM, Noronha GJ, Shaya EK, Wang NY. Comparative effectiveness of standard versus patient-centered collaborative care interventions for depression among African Americans in primary care settings: The Bridge Study. Health Services Research. 2012 Jun 20. doi: 10.1111/j.1475-6773.2012.01435.x [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: depression, quality improvement, collaborative care, patient-centeredness, African Americans
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22716199

5. Crews DC, McClellan WM, Shoham DA, Gao L, Warnock DG, Judd S, Muntner P, Miller ER, Powe NR. Low income and albuminuria among REGARDS (Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke) study participants. American Journal of Kidney Diseases. 2012 Jun 11 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: Race, albuminuria, chronic kidney disease, socioeconomic status, disparity
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22694949

6. Cross RK, Cheevers N, Rustgi A, Langenberg P, Finkelstein J. Randomized, controlled trial of home telemanagement in patients with ulcerative colitis (UC HAT). Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2012 Jun;18(6):1018-25.
Key words: ulcerative colitis, telemanagement
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21688350

7. Donner T, Munoz M. Update on insulin therapy for type 2 diabetes. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2012;97:1405-1413.
Key words: insulin, type 2 diabetes
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22442275

8. Finkelstein J, Knight A, Marinopoulos S, Gibbons MC, Berger Z, Aboumatar H, Wilson RF, Lau BD, Sharma R, Bass EB. Enabling patient-centered care through health information technology. Evidence Report No. 206. (Prepared by Johns Hopkins University Evidence-based Practice Center under Contract No. 290-2007-10061-I.) AHRQ Publication No. 12-E005-EF. Rockville, MD. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. June 2012.
Key words: patient-centered care, health information technology
http://www.ahrq.gov/clinic/tp/pcchittp.htm
http://www.beckershospitalreview.com/healthcare-information-technology/report-
hit-enables-patient-centered-care.html

http://hcupdate.wordpress.com/2012/06/19/ahrq-publishes-report-on-enabling-
patient-centered-care-through-health-it/

9. Hamad A, Arcara K, Uddin S, Donner T. Potentials of Fas ligand (apoptosis-inducing molecule) as an unconventional therapeutic target in type 1 diabetes. Front Immun 2012;3:1-8.
Key words: Fas ligand, apoptosis, type 1 diabetes
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22807927

10. Jackson AM, Leffell MS, Montgomery RA, Zachary AA. A GPS for finding the route to transplantation for the sensitized patient. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2012 Aug; 17(4):433-9.
Key words: desensitization, HLA antibodies, kidney paired donation, transplantation
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22710386

11. Lakshmanadoss U, Lindsley J, Glick D, Twilley CH, Lewin JJ 3rd, Marine JE. Incidence of amiodarone hypersensitivity in patients with previous allergy to iodine or iodinated contrast agents. Pharmacotherapy. 2012 July; 32(7):618-22.
Key words: amiodarone, allergy, arrhythmia, iodine, contrast
http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/j.1875-9114.2012.01094.x/pdf
PMID: 22605538

12. Mathioudakis N, Thapa S, Wand GS, Salvatori R. ACTH-secreting pituitary microadenomas are associated with a higher prevalence of central hypothyroidism compared to other microadenoma types. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2012 May 15. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2265.2012.04442.x. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: ACTH, pituitary microadenoma, hypothyroidism
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22587880

13. Montgomery RA, Segev DL, Warren DS, Zachary AA. HLA incompatible renal transplantation. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2012 Aug; 17 (4):386-92. PMID:22790073[PubMed - in process]
Key words: complement inhibition, desensitization, donor specific antibodies, human leukocyte antigens incompatible
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22790073

14. Tereshchenko LG, Cygankiewicz I, McNitt S, Vazquez R, Bayes-Genis A, Han L, Sur S, Couderc JP, Berger RD, Bayes de Luna A, Zareba W. Predictive value of beat-to-beat QT variability across continuum of left ventricular dysfunction: all-cause mortality, cardiovascular mortality and sudden cardiac death. Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology. 2012, Jun 23 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: ECG; ejection fraction; heart failure; sudden death; QT variability
http://circep.ahajournals.org/content/early/2012/06/23/CIRCEP.
112.970541.full.pdf?ijkey=RXiz5Xf5oZoNdzy&keytype=ref

15. Tocchetti CG, Caceres V, Stanley BA, Xie C, Shi S, Watson WH, O'Rourke B, Spadari-Bratfisch RC, Cortassa S, Akar FG, Paolocci N, Aon MA. GSH or palmitate preserves mitochondrial energetic/redox balance preventing mechanical dysfunction in metabolically challenged myocytes/hearts from type 2 diabetic mice. Diabetes. 2012; July 17 [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: type 2 diabetes; oxidative stress; mitochondria; fatty acids; myocardial function
http://diabetes.diabetesjournals.org/content/early/2012/07/11/db12-0072.full.pdf+html
PMID: 22807033

1. Ayers JW, Althouse BM, Allem JP, Ford DE, Ribisl KM, Cohen JE. A novel evaluation of world no tobacco day in Latin America. Journal of Medical Internet Research. 2012 May 28;14(3):e77.
Key words: Tobacco smoking, evaluation research, health communication, informatics, infoveillance
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22634568

2. Bolen SD, Chang HY, Weiner JP, Richards TM, Shore AD, Goodwin SM, Johns RA, Magnuson TH, Clark JM. Clinical outcomes after bariatric surgery: a five-year matched cohort analysis in seven US states. Obesity Surgery. 2012 May;22(5):749-63.
Key words: Cohort study, obesity treatment, bariatric surgery, outcomes, complications
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22271357

3. Chatterjee R, Colangelo LA, Yeh HC, Anderson CA, Daviglus ML, Liu K, Brancati FL. Potassium intake and risk of incident type 2 diabetes mellitus: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study. Diabetologia. 2012 May;55(5):1295-303.
Key words: Diabetes risk, dietary potassium
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22322920

4. Cheadle C, Berger AE, Matthai SC, Grigoryev DN, Watkins T, Sugawara Y, Barkataki S, Fan J, Boorgula M, Hummers L, Zaiman AL, Girgis RE, McDevitt MA, Johns RA, Wigley FM, Barnes KC, Hassoun PM. Erythroid-specific transcriptional changes in PBMCs from pulmonary hypertension patients. PLoS ONE, 2012; 7(4):e34951.
Key words: erythroid, pulmonary hypertension
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22545094

5. Fleishman JA, Yehia BR, Moore RD, Gebo KA, Agwu AL; for the HIV Research Network. Disparities in receipt of antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected adults (2002-2008). Medical Care. 2012 May;50(5):419-427.
Key words: ART, disparities, time trends, utilization, sociodemographic differences
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22410406

6. Grant AV, Araujo MI, Ponte EV, Oliveira RR, Gao P, Cruz AA, Barnes KC, Beaty TH. Functional polymorphisms in IL13 are protective against high Schistosoma mansoni infection intensity in a Brazilian population. PLoS ONE. 2012; 7(5):e35863.
Key words: IgE; atopy; TH2 pathway; schistosomiasis; IL-13; genetic susceptibility
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22574126

7. Kwok CS, Yeong JK, Turner RM, Cavallazzi R, Singh S, Loke YK. Statins and associated risk of pneumonia: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies. European Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. 2012 May;68(5):747-55.
Key words: Statins, pneumonia, meta-analysis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22083167

8. Laurie CC, Laurie CA, Rice K, Doheny KF, Zelnick LR, McHugh CP, Ling H, Hetrick KN, Pugh EW, Amos C, Wei Q, Wang L, Lee JE, Barnes KC, Hansel NN, Mathias R, Daley D, Beaty TH, Scott AF, Ruczinski I, Scharpf RB et al. Detectable clonal mosaicism from birth to old age and its relationship to cancer. Nat Genet. 2012; 44(6):642-50.
Key words: cancer, clonal mosaicism
http://www.nature.com/ng/journal/v44/n6/full/ng.2271.html
PMID: 22561516

9. Rasmussen-Torvik LJ, Guo X, Bowden DW, Bertoni AG, Sale MM, Yao J, Bluemke DA, Goodarzi MO, Chen YI, Vaidya D, Raffel LJ, Papanicolaou GJ, Meigs JB, Pankow JS. Fasting glucose GWAS candidate region analysis across ethnic groups in the Multiethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA). Genetic Epidemiology. 2012 May;36(4):384-91.
Key words: GWAS, fasting glucose, SNP
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22508271

10. Leffell MS, Lucas DP, Vega RM, Zachary AA. HLA antibody detection and characterization by solid phase immunoassays methods. Mol Biol. 2012;882:289-308.
Key words: Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays, HLA antibody, HLA phenotype panel, Luminex, Pooled antigen panel
http://www.springerprotocols.com/
PMID:22665241

11. Steele KE, Prokopowicz GP, Chang HY, Richards T, Clark JM, Weiner JP, Bleich SN, Wu AW, Segal JB. Risk of complications after bariatric surgery among individuals with and without type 2 diabetes mellitus. Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases. 2012 May;8(3):305-30.
Key words: Bariatric surgery, type 2 diabetes, complications
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21880549

12. Swisher-McClure S, Pollack CE, Christodouleas JP, Guzzo TJ, Haas NB, Vapiwala N, Bekelman JE. Variation in use of androgen suppression with external-beam radiotherapy for nonmetastatic prostate cancer. International Journal of Radiation Oncology, Biology, Physics. 2012 May 1;83(1):8-15.
Key words: Prostate cancer, androgen suppression, external-beam radiation, health services research, quality of care
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22079721

13. Wassel CL, Lamina C, Nambi V, Coassin S, Mukamal KJ, Ganesh SK, Jacobs DR Jr, Franceschini N, Papanicolaou GJ, Gibson Q, Yanek LR, van der Harst P, Ferguson JF, Crawford DC, Waite LL, Allison MA, Criqui MH, McDermott MM, Mehra R, Cupples LA, Hwang SJ, Redline S, Kaplan RC, Heiss G, Rotter JI, Boerwinkle E, Taylor HA, Eraso LH, Haun M, Li M, Meisinger C, O'Connell JR, Shuldiner AR, Tybjærg-Hansen A, Frikke-Schmidt R, Kollerits B, Rantner B, Dieplinger B, Stadler M, Mueller T, Haltmayer M, Klein-Weigel P, Summerer M, Wichmann HE, Asselbergs FW, Navis G, Mateo Leach I, Brown-Gentry K, Goodloe R, Assimes TL, Becker DM, Cooke JP, Absher DM, Olin JW, Mitchell BD, Reilly MP, Mohler ER 3rd, North KE, Reiner AP, Kronenberg F, Murabito JM. Genetic determinants of the ankle-brachial index: A meta-analysis of a cardiovascular candidate gene 50K SNP panel in the candidate gene association resource (CARe) consortium. Atherosclerosis. 2012 May;222(1):138-47.
Key words: Ankle brachial index, peripheral artery disease, genetics, candidate gene array, ethnicity
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22361517

14. Weiss CO, Segal JB, Varadhan R. Assessing the applicability of trial evidence to a target sample in the presence of heterogeneity of treatment effect. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety. 2012 May;21 Suppl 2:121-9. doi: 10.1002/pds.3242.
Key words: Generalizability, multivariate interaction, cross-design synthesis
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22552987

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