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May 2020


1. Bowring M, Massie AB, Chu NM, Bae S, Schwarz KB, Cameron AM, Bridges JFP, Segev DL, Mogul DB. Projected 20- and 30-year outcomes for pediatric liver transplant recipients in the United States. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2020 Mar;70(3):356-363. doi: 10.1097/MPG.0000000000002592.
Key words: pediatric liver transplant, outcomes, United States


2. Brundage MD, Wu AW, Rivera YM, Snyder C. Promoting effective use of patient-reported outcomes in clinical practice: themes from a "Methods Toolkit" paper series. J Clin Epidemiol. 2020 Feb 13. pii: S0895-4356(19)30835-2. Doi: 10.1016/j.jclinepi.2020.01.022. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: patient reported outcomes, oncology, clinical practice, measurement
PMID: 32061828

3. Busch IM, Saxena A, Wu AW. Putting the patient in patient safety investigations: barriers and strategies for involvement. J Patient Saf. 2020 Mar 18. doi: 10.1097/PTS.0000000000000699. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: patient safety, root cause analysis, incident investigation, patient engagement, medicolegal

4. Busch IM, Moretti F, Purgato M, Barbui C, Wu AW, Rimondini M. Dealing with adverse events: a meta-analysis on second victims' coping strategies. J Patient Saf. 2020 Mar 11. doi: 10.1097/PTS.0000000000000661. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: second victim, patient safety, coping, adverse event


5. Connors C, Wu AW. RISE: An organized program to support health care workers. Qual Manag Health Care. 2020 Jan/Mar;29(1):48-49. doi: 10.1097/QMH.0000000000000233.
Key words: second victim, patient safety, staff support, burnout, hospital care

6. Covarrubias K, Luo X, Massie A, Schwarz KB, Garonzik-Wang J, Segev DL, Mogul DB. Determinants of length of stay after pediatric liver transplantation. Pediatr Transplant. 2020 Mar 25. doi: 10.1111/petr.13702. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: length of stay, pediatric liver transplantation

7. McKelvey BA, Gilpatrick T, Wang Y, Timp W, Umbricht CB, Zeiger MA. Characterization of allele-specific regulation of telomerase reverse transcriptase in promoter mutant thyroid cancer cell lines. Thyroid. 2020 Mar 31. doi: 10.1089/thy.2020.0055. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Telomerase, DNA Methylation, Transcriptional Regulation, Allele Specificity
PMID: 32228178

8. O'Sullivan CC, Irshad S, Wang Z, Tang Z, Umbricht C, Rosner GL, Christianson MS, Stearns V, Smith KL. Clinico-pathologic features, treatment and outcomes of breast cancer during pregnancy or the post-partum period. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 2020 Mar 11:1-2.
Key words: Breast cancer; Post-partum; Pregnancy; Prognosis; Young women

PMID: 32162192

9. Reissis Y, Burkhart R. Hemorrhagic hepatic cysts: diagnosis and management. Am Surg. 2020 Mar 1;86(3):e127-e129.
Key words: benign liver neoplasm, hepatic cyst, hemorrhagic

10. Sodhi CP, Wipf P, Yamaguchi Y, Fulton WB, Kovler ML, Nino DF, Zhou Q, Banfield E, Werts AD, Ladd MR, Buch RH, Goehring KC, Prindle T, Wang S, Jia H, Lu P, Hackam DJ. The human milk oligosaccharides 2'-Fucosyllactose and 6'-Sialyllactose protect against the development of necrotizing enterocolitis by inhibiting Toll-like Receptor 4 signaling. Pediatric Research 2020; In press.
Key words: necrotizing enterocolitis, Toll-like Receptor 4, TLR4, breast milk, human milk oligosaccharides

11. Solomon A, Calotta N, Kolarich A, Enumah Z, Al Efishat M, Kovler M, Azar F, Haut ER, Garcia AV. Surgical residents as certified bilingual speakers: a quality improvement initiative. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf.. 2020 Feb 17. pii: S1553-7250(20)30034-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jcjq.2020.02.002. [Epub ahead of print]
Key words: Resident Education; Quality Improvement; Patient Communication; Medical Interpreters
PMID: 32165106

12. Tan J, Liu R, Zhu G, Umbricht CB, Xing M. BRAF and MEK inhibitors preferentially induce apoptosis of cancer cells and suppression of tumors harboring both BRAF V600E and TERT promoter mutations. PNAS 2020, #2020-0470R, In Press.
Key words: BRAF V600E, TERT promoter mutation, apoptosis, cancer, thyroid cancer, melanoma

13. Weng CH, Okawa E, Roberts M, Park SK, Umbricht CB, Manson J, Eaton C. Breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women with medical history of thyroid disorder in the women's health initiative. Thyroid. 2020: Feb 3. doi: 10.1089/thy.2019.0426. [Epub ahead of print].
Key words: breast cancer; hyperthyroidism; hypothyroidism; postmenopausal; thyroid disorder


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JHM IRB Reliance Requests
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Johns Hopkins Institute for Clinical and Translational Research
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"Interinstitutional Assurance" Agreement
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Point of Contact for NIH Loan Repayment Program
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