DEB publications from September and October 2019

Association of donor age, body mass index, hemoglobin, and smoking status with in‐hospital mortality and length of stay among red blood cell–transfused recipients

Nareg H. Roubinian, Matt Westlake, Elizabeth M. St. Lezin, Gustaf Edgren, Don J. Brambilla, Catherine Lee, Roberta Bruhn, Ritchard G. Cable, Darrell J. Triulzi, Simone A. Glynn, Steve Kleinman, Edward L. Murphy for the NHLBI Recipient Epidemiology and Donor Evaluation Study‐III (REDS‐III)

Transfusion Oct 2019


Can precision medicine help achieve the goal of reducing care when the risks exceed the benefits?

Phillips KA, Marshall DA, Kurian AW.

Personalized Med. Sep 2019


Childhood Tobacco Smoke Exposure and Risk of Atrial Fibrillation in Adulthood

Groh CA, Vittinghoff E, Benjamin EJ, Dupuis J, Marcus GM.

Journal of the American College of Cardiology, October 2019


Chondrocalcinosis is Associated with Increased Knee Joint Degeneration Over 4 Years: Data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative.

Foreman SC, Gersing AS, von Schacky CE, Joseph GB, Neumann J, Lane NE, McCulloch CE, Nevitt MC, Link TM.

Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2019 Oct 17.


Clinical Outcomes in Cyclin-dependent Kinase 12 Mutant Advanced Prostate Cancer.

Reimers MA, Yip SM, Zhang L, Cieslik M, Dhawan M, Montgomery B, Wyatt AW, Chi KN, Small EJ, Chinnaiyan AM, Alva AS, Feng FY, Chou J.

Eur Urol. 2019 Oct 20.


Cooking shapes the structure and function of the gut microbiome

Rachel N. Carmody, Jordan E. Bisanz, Benjamin P. Bowen, Corinne F. Maurice, Svetlana Lyalina, Katherine B. Louie, Daniel Treen, Katia S. Chadaideh, Vayu Maini Rekdal, Elizabeth N. Bess, Peter Spanogiannopoulos, Qi Yan Ang, Kylynda C. Bauer, Thomas W. Balon, Katherine S. Pollard, Trent R. Northen & Peter J. Turnbaugh 

Nature Microbiology Sept 2019


Germline testing in those at risk of prostate cancer.

Carroll PR, Witte JS, Parsons JK.

Can J Urol. 2019 Oct;26(5S2):31-33.


High-throughput sequencing of pooled samples to determine community-level microbiome diversity.

Ray KJ, Cotter SY, Arzika AM, Kim J, Boubacar N, Zhou Z, Zhong L, Porco TC, Keenan JD, Lietman TM, Doan T.

Ann Epidemiol. 2019 Sep 20.


Incidence Rate of Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus: A Retrospective Cohort Study from 1994 through 2018.

Kong CL, Thompson RR, Porco TC, Kim E, Acharya NR.

Ophthalmology. 2019 Oct 9.


Principles of meiotic chromosome assembly revealed in S. cerevisiae.

Schalbetter SA, Fudenberg G, Baxter J, Pollard KS, Neale MJ.

Nat Commun. 2019 Oct 22.


Standard Peak-to-Peak Bipolar Voltage Amplitude Criteria Underestimates Myocardial Scar During Substrate Mapping with a Novel Microelectrode Catheter

Adam Lee, Tomos E. Walters, Christina Alhede, Eric Vittinghoff, Richard Sievers, Edward P.Gerstenfeld

Heart Rhythm, 2019 Oct 10.


Step-Up Therapy in Black Children and Adults with Poorly Controlled Asthma

Michael E. Wechsler, M.D. Stanley J. Szefler, Victor E. Ortega, Jacqueline A. Pongracic, Vernon Chinchilli, John J. Lima, Jerry A. Krishnan, Susan J. Kunselman, David Mauger, Eugene R. Bleecker, Leonard B. Bacharier, Avraham Beigelman, Mindy Benson, Kathryn V. Blake, Michael D. Cabana, Juan-Carlos Cardet, Mario Castro, James F. Chmiel, Ronina Covar, Loren Denlinger, Emily DiMango, Anne M. Fitzpatrick, Deborah Gentile, Nicole Grossman, Fernando Holguin, Daniel J. Jackson, Harsha Kumar, Monica Kraft, Craig F. LaForce, Jason Lang, Stephen C. Lazarus, Robert F. Lemanske, Jr., Dayna Long, Njira Lugogo, Fernando Martinez, Deborah A. Meyers, Wendy C. Moore, James Moy, Edward Naureckas, J. Tod Olin, Stephen P. Peters, Wanda Phipatanakul, Loretta Que, Hengameh Raissy, Rachel G. Robison, Kristie Ross, William Sheehan, Lewis J. Smith, Julian Solway, Christine A. Sorkness, Lisa Sullivan-Vedder, Sally Wenzel, Steven White, and Elliot Israel for the NHLBI AsthmaNet

New England Journal of Medicine. 2019 Sept 26.


Patient-clinician interactions and disparities in breast cancer care: the equality in breast cancer care study.

Gonzales FA, Sangaramoorthy M, Dwyer LA, Shariff-Marco S, Allen AM, Kurian AW, Yang J, Langer MM, Allen L, Reeve BB, Taplin SH, Gomez SL.

J Cancer Surviv. 2019 Oct 23.


Patient-Tailored, Connectivity-Based Forecasts of Spreading Brain Atrophy.

Brown JA, Deng J, Neuhaus J, Sible IJ, Sias AC, Lee SE, Kornak J, Marx GA, Karydas AM, Spina S, Grinberg LT, Coppola G, Geschwind DH, Kramer JH, Gorno-Tempini ML, Miller BL1, Rosen HJ, Seeley WW.

Neuron. 2019 Sep 18.


Phase I trial of caudate deep brain stimulation for treatment-resistant tinnitus.

Cheung SW, Racine CA, Henderson-Sabes J, Demopoulos C, Molinaro AM, Heath S, Nagarajan SS, Bourne AL, Rietcheck JE, Wang SS, Larson PS.

J Neurosurg. 2019 Sep.


Preoperative Narcotic Use, Impaired Ambulation Status, and Increased Intraoperative Blood Loss Are Independent Risk Factors for Complications Following Posterior Cervical Laminectomy and Fusion Surgery.

Badiee RK, Chan AK, Rivera J, Molinaro A, Doherty BR, Riew KD, Chou D, Mummaneni PV, Tan LA.

Neurospine. 2019 Sep.


Tracing diagnosis trajectories over millions of patients reveal an unexpected risk in schizophrenia.

Paik H, Kan MJ, Rappoport N, Hadley D, Sirota M, Chen B, Manber U, Cho SB, Butte AJ.

Sci Data. 2019 Oct.