Recent Publications

Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine Publications 2019-2021

Reuben Arasaratnam, BMB.Ch.

American College of Rheumatology Guidance for the Management of Adult Patients with Rheumatic Disease During the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Mikuls TR, Johnson SR, Fraenkel L, Arasaratnam RJ, Baden LR, Bermas BL, Chatham W, Cohen S, Costenbader K, Gravallese EM, Kalil AC, Weinblatt ME, Winthrop K, Mudano AS, Turner A, Saag KG.  Arthritis Rheumatol. 2020 Apr 29. PMID:32349183

Roger Bedimo, M.D.

Impact of common skin diseases on children in rural Côte d'Ivoire with leprosy and Buruli ulcer co-endemicity: a mixed methods study. Yotsu RR, Comoe CC, Ainyaku AT, N’gussan K, Akpa A, Yao A, Ake J, Vagamon B, Abbet RA, Bedimo R, Hay R .  PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2020 May 18;14(5):e0008291. PMID:32421709

Microvascular Disease, Peripheral Artery Disease, and Amputation.
Beckman JA, Duncan MS, Damrauer SM, Wells QS, Barnett JV, Wasserman DH, Bedimo RJ, Butt AA, Marconi VC, Sico JJ, Tindle HA, Bonaca MP, Aday AW, Freiberg MS, et al. Circulation. 2019 Aug 6;140(6):449-458. PMID: 31280589

Statin use and medically attended acute respiratory illness among influenza vaccine recipients.
Cutrell JB, Drechsler H, Bedimo R, Alvarez CA, Mansi IA. Vaccine. 2019 Sep 19.  PMID:31543418

Brief Report: No Evidence for an Association Between Statin Use and Lower Biomarkers of HIV Persistence or Immune Activation/Inflammation During Effective ART.
Bedimo RJ,
Mar H, Bosch RJ, Drechsler H, Cyktor JC, Macatangay BJC, Lalama C, Rinaldo C Jr, Collier A, Godfrey C, Hogg E, Hensel C, Eron JJ, Mcmahon DK, Mellors JW, Tebas P, Gandhi RT; A5321 Study Team.  J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2019 Oct 1;82(2):e27-e31.  PMID:31335587

Integrated stepped alcohol treatment for patients with HIV and liver disease: A randomized trial.
Edelman EJ, Maisto SA, Hansen NB, Cutter CJ, Dziura J, Deng Y, Fiellin LE, O'Connor PG, Bedimo R, Gibert CL, Marconi VC, Rimland D, Rodriguez-Barradas MC, Simberkoff MS, Tate JP, Justice AC, Bryant KJ, Fiellin DA. J Subst Abuse Treat. 2019 Nov;106:97-106. PMID:31540617

Impact of Availability of Telehealth Programs on Documented HIV Viral Suppression: A Cluster-Randomized Program Evaluation in the Veterans Health Administration.
Ohl ME, Richardson K, Rodriguez-Barradas MC, Bedimo R, Marconi V, Morano JP, Jones MP, Vaughan-Sarrazin M. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019 May 10;6(6):ofz206.  PMID:31211155

Association of Syndemic Unhealthy Alcohol Use, Cigarette Use, and Depression With All-Cause Mortality Among Adults Living With and Without HIV Infection: Veterans Aging Cohort Study.
Chichetto NE, Kundu S, Freiberg MS, Butt AA, Crystal S, So-Armah KA, Cook RL, Braithwaite RS, Fiellin DA, Khan MR, Bryant KJ, Gaither JR, Barve SS, Crothers K, Bedimo RJ, Warner AL, Tindle HA; Veterans Aging Cohort Study.  Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019 May 16;6(6):ofz188.  PMID:31211153

Integrated stepped alcohol treatment for patients with HIV and alcohol use disorder: a randomised controlled trial.
Edelman EJ, Maisto SA, Hansen NB, Cutter CJ, Dziura J, Deng Y, Fiellin LE, O'Connor PG, Bedimo R, Gibert CL, Marconi VC, Rimland D, Rodriguez-Barradas MC, Simberkoff MS, Tate JP, Justice AC, Bryant KJ, Fiellin DA. Lancet HIV. 2019 Aug;6(8):e509-e517. PMID:31109915

Antiretroviral Activity of AMD11070 (An Orally Administered CXCR4 Entry Inhibitor): Results of NIH/NIAID AIDS Clinical Trials Group Protocol A5210.
Johnson VA, Cramer YS, Rosenkranz SL, Becker S, Klingman KL, Kallungal B, Coakley E, Acosta EP, Calandra G, Saag MS; NIH/NIAID AIDS Clinical Trials Group A5210 Protocol Team.  AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2019 Aug;35(8):691-697. (Dr. Bedimo is a collaborator)

Comparable viral decay with initial dolutegravir plus lamivudine versus dolutegravir-based triple therapy.
Gillman J, Janulis P, Gulick R, Wallis CL, Berzins B, Bedimo R, Smith K, Aboud M, Taiwo B. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2019 Aug 1;74(8):2365-2369. PMID:31039247

Short-term outcomes for lung cancer resection surgery in HIV infection.
Sigel KM, Stone K, Wisnivesky JP, Park LS, Kong CY, Silverberg MJ, Brown S, Goetz M, Rodriguez-Barradas MC, Gibert C, Shebl F, Bedimo R, Wadia R, King J Jr, Crothers K. AIDS. 2019 Jul 1;33(8):1353-1360.  PMID:30889013

Insomnia as an Independent Predictor of Incident Cardiovascular Disease in HIV: Data From the veterans Aging Cohort Study.
Polanka BM, Kundu S, So-Armah KA, Freiberg MS, Gupta SK, Bedimo RJ, Budoff MJ, Butt AA, Chang CH, Gottlieb SS, Marconi VC, Womack JA, Stewart JC.  J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2019 May 1;81(1):110-117.  PMID:30768487

Increased Fragility Fracture Rates in Older Men With Osteomyelitis.
Hsieh E, Shiau S, Nolan O, Gibert CL, Bedimo RJ, Rodriguez-Barradas MC, Justice AC, Womack JA, Yin MT.  Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Sep 13;69(7):1239-1242. PMID:30715288

Ledipasvir/Sofosbuvir for 8 Weeks to Treat Acute Hepatitis C Virus Infections in Men With Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infections: Sofosbuvir-Containing Regimens Without Interferon for Treatment of Acute HCV in HIV-1 Infected Individuals.
Naggie S, Fierer DS, Hughes MD, Kim AY, Luetkemeyer A, Vu V, Roa J, Rwema S, Brainard DM, McHutchison JG, Peters MG, Kiser JJ, Marks KM, Chung RT; Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome Clinical Trials Group (ACTG) A5327 Study Team. Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Jul 18; 69(3) : 514-522.  PMID:31220220 (Dr. Bedimo is a collaborator)

Kavita Bhavan, M.D., M.H.S.

What are the Optimal Cutoff Values for ESR and CRP to Diagnose Osteomyelitis in Patients with Diabetes-related Foot Infections?
Lavery LA, Ahn J, Ryan EC, Bhavan K, Oz OK, La Fontaine J, Wukich DK.  Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2019 Jul;477(7):1594-1602.  PMID:31268423

Are We Misdiagnosing Diabetic Foot Osteomyelitis? Is the Gold Standard Gold? Lavery LA, Crisologo PA, La Fontaine J, Bhavan K, Oz OK, Davis KE.  J Foot Ankle Surg. 2019 Jul;58(4):713-716. PMID:31256899

Biofilm and diabetic foot ulcer healing: all hat and no cattle.
Lavery LA, Bhavan K, Wukich DK.  Ann Transl Med. 2019 Apr;7(7):159.  PMID:31157279

Diabetic Foot Syndrome in the Twenty-First Century.
Lavery LA, Oz OK, Bhavan K, Wukich DK.
Clin Podiatr Med Surg. 2019 Jul;36(3):355-359.  PMID:31079602

2018 Infectious Diseases Society of America Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy.
Norris AH, Shrestha NK, Allison GM, Keller SC, Bhavan KP, Zurlo JJ, Hersh AL, Gorski LA, Bosso JA, Rathore MH, Arrieta A, Petrak RM, Shah A, Brown RB, Knight SL, Umscheid CA.  Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Jan 1;68(1):1-4.  PMID:30551156

2018 Infectious Diseases Society of America Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy.
Norris AH, Shrestha NK, Allison GM, Keller SC, Bhavan KP, Zurlo JJ, Hersh AL, Gorski LA, Bosso JA, Rathore MH, Arrieta A, Petrak RM, Shah A, Brown RB, Knight SL, Umscheid CA.  Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Jan 1;68(1):e1-e35.  PMID:30423035

The Imperative for Integrating Public Health and Health Care Delivery Systems 
Cerise FP, Moran B, Huang PP, Bhavan KP NEJM Catalyst Innovations in Care Delivery 2021; 04 doi:/10.1056/CAT.20.0580

Pearlie Chong, M.D.

The gut microbiota in transplant patients. Chong PP, Koh AY, et al. Blood Rev. 2020 Jan;39:100614. PMID:31492463

Live vaccines after pediatric solid organ transplant: Proceedings of a consensus meeting, 2018.
Suresh S, Upton J, Green M, Pham-Huy A, Posfay-Barbe KM, Michaels MG, Top KA, Avitzur Y, Burton C, Chong PP, Danziger-Isakov L, Dipchand AI, Hébert D, Kumar D, Morris SK, Nalli N, Ng VL, Nicholas SK, Robinson JL, Solomon M, Tapiero B, Verma A, Walter JE, Allen UD.  Pediatr Transplant. 2019 Sep 9:e13571.  PMID:31497926

Pharmacodynamics of daptomycin in combination with other antibiotics for the treatment of enterococcal bacteraemia.
Avery LM, Kuti JL, Weisser M, Egli A, Rybak MJ, Zasowski EJ, Arias CA, Contreras GA, Chong PP, Aitken SL, DiPippo AJ, Wang JT, Britt NS, Nicolau DP.  Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2019 Sep;54(3):346-350.  PMID:31284042

Norovirus in health care and implications for the immunocompromised host.  Chong PP, Atmar RL.  Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2019 Aug;32(4):348-355. PMID:31107251

Reply to Cheng and Chuang.
Avery LM, Kuti JL, Weisser M, Egli A, Rybak MJ, Zasowski EJ, Arias CA, Contreras GA, Chong PP, Aitken SL, DiPippo AJ, Wang JT, Britt NS, Nicolau DP.  Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Aug 16;69(5):903-904.  PMID:30715199

Pharmacodynamic Analysis of Daptomycin-treated Enterococcal Bacteremia: It Is Time to Change the Breakpoint.
Avery LM, Kuti JL, Weisser M, Egli A, Rybak MJ, Zasowski EJ, Arias CA, Contreras GA, Chong PP, Aitken SL, DiPippo AJ, Wang JT, Britt NS, Nicolau DP.  Clin Infect Dis. 2019 May 2;68(10):1650-1657. PMID:30188976

Jeremy Chow, M.D.

Association between Federally Qualified Health Center usage and emergency department utilization among California's HIV-infected Medicaid beneficiaries.
Chow JY
, Comulada WS, Gildner JL, Desmond KA, Leibowitz AA.  AIDS Care. 2019 Apr; 31(4):519-527.  PMID:30238793.​

Characteristics, Comorbidities, and Outcomes in a Multicenter Registry of Patients with HIV and Coronavirus Disease-19.
Dandachi D, Geiger G, Montgomery MW, Karmen-Tuohy S, Golzy M, Antar A, Llibre JM, Camazine M, Díaz-De Santiago A, Carlucci PM, Zacharioudakis JM, Rahimian J, Wanjalla CN, Slim J, Arinze F, Porreca Kratz AM, Jones JL, Patel SM, Kitchell E, Francis A, Ray M, Koren DE, Baddley JW, Hill B, Sax PE, Chow J, HIV-COVID-19 consortium. Clin Infect Dis 2020 Sept 09; ciaa1339. PMID: 32905581

Extragenital Testing for Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia trachomatis in a Large HIV Clinic in the US South: Implementation and Epidemiology Pottorff A, Duarte P, Chow J, Luque A, Nijhawan AE. Sex Transm Dis 2021;48:e22-e6.  PMID: 33433170

Hospitalization rates among persons with HIV who gained Medicaid or private insurance after the Affordable Care Act in 2014. Chow JY, Nijhawan AE, Mathews WC, Raifman J, Fleming J, Gebo KA, Moore RD, Berry SA. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2021 Feb 11;. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000002645. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 33587511

James “Brad” Cutrell, M.D.

The Struggling Infectious Diseases Fellow: Remediation Challenges and Opportunities.
Melia MT, Paez A, Reid G, Chirch LM, Luther VP, Blackburn BG, Perez F, Abdoler E, Kaul DR, Rehm S, Harik N, Barsoumian A, Person AK, Yun H, Beckham JD, Boruchoff S, Cariello PF, Cutrell JB, Graber CJ, Lee DH, Maziarz E, Paras ML, Razonable RR, Ressner R, Chen A, Chow B, Escota G, Herc E, Johnson A, Maves RC, Nnedu O, Clauss H, Kulkarni P, Pottinger PS, Serpa JA, Bhowmick T, Bittner M, Wooten D, Casanas B, Shnekendorf R, Blumberg EA. et al. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2020 Feb 18;7(3):ofaa058.  PMID:32166097

"The Art of War" in the Era of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Maxwell DN, Perl TM, Cutrell JB. Clin Infect Dis. 2020 Mar 4:ciaa229. PMID:32147715

Pharmacologic Treatments for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): A Review.
Sanders JM, Monogue ML, Jodlowski TZ, Cutrell JB. Sanders JM, et al. JAMA. 2020 Apr 13.  PMID:32282022

#WhyID: Crowdsourcing the Top Reasons to Choose Infectious Diseases in the Age of Twitter.
Cutrell JB.
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019 Oct 9;6(10):ofz403. PMID:31660365

An Outbreak of Brucellosis: An Adult and Pediatric Case Series.
Hassouneh L, Quadri S, Pichilingue-Reto P, Chaisavaneeyakorn S, Cutrell JB, Wetzel DM, Nijhawan AE. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019 Aug 30;6(10): ofz384. PMID:31660348

Statin use and medically attended acute respiratory illness among influenza vaccine recipients.
Cutrell JB
, Drechsler H, Bedimo R, Alvarez CA, Mansi IA. Vaccine. 2019 Sep 19. pii: S0264-410X(19)31224-1. PMID:31543418

David Greenberg, M.D.

Antisense antibacterial compounds.  
Pifer R, Greenberg DE.Pifer R, et al. Transl Res. 2020 Jun 6:S1931-5244(20)30139-0. PMID:32522669

VAMPr: VAriant Mapping and Prediction of antibiotic resistance via explainable features and machine learning.
Kim J, Greenberg DE, Pifer R, Jiang S, Xiao G, Shelburne SA, Koh A, Xie Y, Zhan X., et al. PLoS Comput Biol. 2020 Jan 13;16(1):e1007511. PMID:31929521

Whole-genome sequencing of Staphylococcus epidermidis bloodstream isolates from a prospective clinical trial reveals that complicated bacteraemia is caused by a limited number of closely related sequence types.
Shelburne SA, Dib RW, Endres BT, Reitzel R, Li X, Kalia A, Sahasrabhojane P, Chaftari AM, Hachem R, Vargas-Cruz NS, Jiang Y, Garey K, Fowler VG Jr, Holland TL, Gu J, Miller W, Sakurai A, Arias CA, Aitken SL, Greenberg DE, Kim J, Flores AR, Raad I. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2020 May;26(5):646.e1-646.e8. PMID:31639470

Optimizing Breast Pocket Irrigation: The Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) Era.
Culbertson EJ, Felder-Scott C, Deva AK, Greenberg DE, Adams W.  Aesthet Surg J. 2020 May 16;40(6):619-625. PMID:31501857

Combating resistance while maintaining innovation: the future of antimicrobial stewardship. 
Vickers RJ, Bassetti M, Clancy CJ, Garey KW, Greenberg DE, Nguyen MH, Roblin D, Tillotson GS, Wilcox MH. Future Microbiol. 2019 Sep 17. PMID:31526186

AcrAB-TolC Inhibition by Peptide-Conjugated Phosphorodiamidate Morpholino Oligomers Restores Antibiotic Activity in Vitro and in Vivo.  Sturge CR, Felder-Scott CF, Pifer R, Pybus C, Jain R, Geller BL, Greenberg DEACS Infect Dis. 2019 Aug 9;5(8):1446-1455.  PMID:31119935

Mamta Jain, M.D., M.P.H.

Access by English and Non-English Speakers Is Needed to COVID-19 Clinical Trials.
Jain MK
, Rollins N, Jain R. et al. Clin Infect Dis. 2020 Apr 27:ciaa493.  PMID:32337537

Sustained Improvements in Markers of Liver Disease Severity After Hepatitis C Treatment.
Wong RJ, Jain MK, Therapondos G, Shiffman ML, Kshirsagar O, Clark C, Thamer M.  J Clin Exp Hepatol. 2020 Mar-Apr;10(2):114-123.  PMID:32189926

Patient and provider-level barriers to hepatitis C screening and linkage to care: A mixed-methods evaluation.
Higashi RT, Jain MK, Quirk L, Rich NE, Waljee AK, Turner BJ, Lee SC, Singal AG.  J Viral Hepat. 2020 Feb 11.  PMID:32048397

HIV/HCV therapy with ledipasvir/sofosbuvir after randomized switch to emtricitabine-tenofovir alafenamide-based single-tablet regimens.
Huhn GD, Ramgopal M, Jain MK, Hinestrosa F, Asmuth DM, Slim J, Goldstein D, Applin S, Ryu JH, Jiang S, Cox S, Das M, Nguyen-Cleary T, Piontkowsky D, Guyer B, Rossaro L, Haubrich RH. PLoS One. 2020 Jan 29;15(1):e0224875. PMID:31995556

Predictors for Poor Linkage to Care Among Hospitalized Persons Living with HIV and Co-Occurring Substance Use Disorder.
Summers NA, Colasanti JA, Feaster DJ, Armstrong WS, Rodriguez A, Jain MK, Jacobs P, Metsch LR, Del Rio C.  AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2020 May;36(5):406-414. PMID:31914790

Role of Inflammatory Biomarkers in the Prevalence and Incidence of Hypertension Among HIV-Positive Participants in the START Trial.
Ghazi L, Baker JV, Sharma S, Jain MK, Palfreeman A, Necsoi C, Murray DD, Neaton JD, Drawz PE.  Am J Hypertens. 2020 Jan 1;33(1):43-52.  PMID:31800000

Anti-influenza hyperimmune intravenous immunoglobulin for adults with influenza A or B infection (FLU-IVIG): a double-blind, randomised, placebo-controlled trial.
Davey RT Jr, Fernández-Cruz E, Markowitz N, Pett S, Babiker AG, Wentworth D, Khurana S, Engen N, Gordin F, Jain MK, Kan V, Polizzotto MN, Riska P, Ruxrungtham K, Temesgen Z, Lundgren J, Beigel JH, Lane HC, Neaton JD; INSIGHT FLU-IVIG Study Group.  Lancet Respir Med. 2019 Nov;7(11):951-963.  PMID:31582358

Evaluating Noninvasive Markers to Identify Advanced Fibrosis by Liver Biopsy in HBV/HIV Co-infected Adults.
Sterling RK, King WC, Wahed AS, Kleiner DE, Khalili M, Sulkowski M, Chung RT, Jain MK, Lisker-Melman M, Wong DK, Ghany MG; HIV-HBV Cohort Study of the Hepatitis B Research Network.  Hepatology. 2019 Jun 20.  PMID:31220357

Evaluation of a Multifaceted Intervention to Reduce Health Disparities in Hepatitis C Screening: A Pre-Post Analysis.
Jain MK, Rich NE, Ahn C, Turner BJ, Sanders JM, Adamson B, Quirk L, Perryman P, Santini NO, Singal AG.  Hepatology. 2019 Jul;70(1):40-50.  PMID:30950085

Clinical and Sociobehavioral Prediction Model of 30-Day Hospital Readmissions Among People With HIV and Substance Use Disorder: Beyond Electronic Health Record Data.
Nijhawan AE, Metsch LR, Zhang S, Feaster DJ, Gooden L, Jain MK, Walker R, Huffaker S, Mugavero MJ, Jacobs P, Armstrong WS, Daar ES, Sullivan M, Del Rio C, Halm EA.  J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2019 Mar 1;80(3):330-341.  PMID:30763292

Influence of HIV Infection on the Natural History of Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Results From a Global Multicohort Study.
Pinato DJ, Allara E, Chen TY, Trevisani F, Minguez B, Zoli M, Harris M, Dalla Pria A, Merchante N, Platt H, Jain M, Caturelli E, Kikuchi L, Pineda J, Nelson M, Farinati F, Rapaccini GL, Aytaman A, Yin M, Tan CK, Bower M, Giannini EG, Bräu N; Liver Cancer in HIV and ITA.LI.CA Study Groups.
J Clin Oncol. 2019 Feb 1;37(4):296-304.  PMID:30562130

Significant Increase in Risk of Fibrosis or Cirrhosis at Time of HCV Diagnosis for Hispanics With Diabetes and Obesity Compared With Other Ethnic Groups.
Turner BJ, Wang CP, Melhado TV, Bobadilla R, Jain MK, Singal AG.  Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2019 Jun;17(7):1356-1363.  PMID:30529733

Spectrum of Liver Disease in Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) Patients Co-infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV): Results of the HBV-HIV Cohort Study.
Sterling RK, Wahed AS, King WC, Kleiner DE, Khalili M, Sulkowski M, Chung RT, Jain MK, Lisker-Melman M, Wong DK, Ghany MG; HIV-HBV Cohort Study of the Hepatitis B Research Network.  Am J Gastroenterol. 2019 May;114(5):746-757.  PMID:30410040

Has Access to Hepatitis C Virus Therapy Changed for Patients With Mental Health or Substance Use Disorders in the Direct-Acting-Antiviral Period?
Jain MK, Thamer M, Therapondos G, Shiffman ML, Kshirsagar O, Clark C, Wong RJ.  Hepatology. 2019 Jan;69(1):51-63.  PMID:30019478

Role of inflammatory biomarkers in the prevalence and incidence of hypertension among HIV-positive participants in the START trial.  Ghazi L, Baker JV, Sharma S, Jain MK, Palfreeman A, Necsoi C,  Murray DD,  Neaton JD, Drawz PE,  for the INSIGHT  START Study Group Am J Hypertens. 2020 Jan 1;33(1):43-52. doi: 10.1093/ajh/hpz132. PMID: 31800000

Predictors for poor linkage to care among hospitalized persons living with  HIV and co-occurring substance use disorder Summers N, Colasanti J, Feaster D, Armstrong W, Rodriguez A, Jain M, Jacobs P, Metsch L, del Rio C. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2020 Jan 9. doi: 10.1089/AID.2019.0153. PMID 31914790

HIV/HCV therapy with ledipasvir/sofosbuvir after randomized switch to emtricitabine-tenofovir alafenamide-based single-tablet regimens.  Huhn GD, Ramgopal M, Jain MK, Hinestrosa F,  Asmuth DM, Slim JS, Goldstein D, Applin S, Ryu JH, Jiang JH, Cox S, Das M, Nguyen-Cleary T, Piontkowsky D, Guyer B, Rossoraro L, Hauich RH. Plos One 2020 Jan 29; 15 :e0224875. PMID 31995556

Patient and Provider-Level Barriers to Hepatitis C Screening and Linkage to Care: A Mixed-Methods Evaluation.  Higashi R, Jain MK, Rich NE, Quirk L, Waliee A, Turner BJ, Lee SC, Singal AG. Viral Hepatitis  2020 Jul;27(7):680-689. doi: 10.1111/jvh.13278. Epub 2020 Mar 2. PMID 32048397

Sustained improvement of markers of liver disease severity after hepatitis C treatment. Wong RJ, Jain MK,  Therapondos G, Shiffman ML, Kshirsagar O, Clark C, Thamer M. Clin Exp Hepatol 2020 Mar-Apr; 10:114-123. PMID 32189926

Initiation of antiviral therapy in the hospital is associated with linkage to HIV care for persons living with HIV and substance use. Jacobs P, Feaster DJ, Pan Y, Gooden L, Daar ES, Lucas G, Jain MK, Marsh E, Armstrong WS, Rrodriguez A, del Rio C, Metsch LR. Clin Infect Dis  Jun 22 2020; ciaa838. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciaa838. PMID 32569355

Educating primary care providers and associate care providers about hepatitis C screening of baby boomers : a multi-practice study  Flores BE, Fernandez AA, Wang CP, Bobadilla R,  Hernandez R, Jain MK, Turner BJ. J Cancer Educ. 2020 Jun 25. doi: 10.1007/s13187-020-01805-2. PMID: 32588350

Patterns of Antiretroviral Therapy Use and Immunologic Profiles at Enrollment in the REPRIEVE Trial. Fichtenbaum CJ, Ribaudo HJ, Leon-Cruz J, Overton ET, Zanni MV, Malvestutto CD, Aberg JA, Kileel EM, Fitch KV, Van Schalkwyk M, Kumarasamy N, Martinez E, Santos BR, Joseph Y, Lo J, Siminski S, Melbourne K, Sponseller CA, Desvigne-Nickens P, Bloomfield GS, Currier JS, Hoffmann U, Douglas PS, Grinspoon SK; REPRIEVE Investigators J Infect Dis. 2020 Jul 9;222(Suppl 1):S8-S19. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiaa259. PMID: 32645162

Myocardial steatosis among antiretroviral therapy-treated people with HIV participating in the REPRIEVE trial. Neilan TG, Nguyen KL, Zaha VG, Chew KW, Morrison L, Ntusi N, Toribio M, Awadalla M, Drobni Z, Nelson MD, Burdo TH, Schalkwyk MV, Sax P,  Skiest DJ,  Tashima K, Landovitz RJ, Daar E, Wurcel AG, Robbins GK, Bolan RK,  Fitch KV, Currier JS, Bloomfield GS, Desvigne-Nickens P, Douglas PS, Hoffman U, Grinspoon SK, Ribaudo H, Dawson R, Goetz MB, Jain MK, Warner A, Szczpaniak LS, Zanni MV. J Infect Dis 2020;  222 (supplement 1): S63-S69. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiaa245 PMID: 32645158

Infectious Diseases Society of America Guidelines on Infection Prevention for Health Care Personnel Caring for Patients with Suspected or Known COVID-19. Lynch JB; Davitkov P; Anderson DJ; Bhimraj A; Cheng VC; Guzman-Cottrill J; Dhindsa J; Duggal A; Jain MK; Lee GM; Liang SY; McGeer A; Lavergne V; Murad MH; Mustafa RA; Morgan RL; Falck-Ytter Y; Sultan S. Clin Infect Dis. 2020 Jul 27:ciaa1063. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciaa1063. Online ahead of print. PMID: 32716496

The risk of depression among racially diverse people living with HIV:  Impact of HIV viral suppression. Jain MK, Li X, Adams-Huet B, Tiruneh YM, Luque AE, Durate P, Trombello JM, Nijhawan AE. AIDS Care 2020 Sep 3:1-9. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2020.1815167. PMID: 32880184

Fatty liver disease in a prospective north American cohort of adults with HIV and hepatitis B coinfection. Khalili M, King WC, Kleiner DE, Jain MK, Chung RT, Sulkowski M, Lisker-Melman M, Wong DK, Ghany M, Sanyal A, Sterling RK. Clin Infect Dis 2020 Sep 1:ciaa1303. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciaa1303. PMID: 32869840

Primary care guidance for persons with human immunodeficiency virus: 2020 update by the HIV Medicine Association of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Thompson MA, Horberg MA, Agwu AL, Colasanti JA, Jain MK, Short WR, Singh T, Aberg JA. Clin Infect Dis. 2020 Nov 6:ciaa1391. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciaa1391. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33225349

Baricitinib plus remdesivir for hospitalized adults with COVID-19.  Kalil AC, Patterson TF, Mehta AK, Tomashek KM, Wolfe CR, Ghazaryan V, Marconi VC,  Ruiz-Palacios GM, Hsieh L, Kline S, Tapson V, Iovine NM, Jain MK, et. al. New Engl J Med 2020  Dec 11. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa2031994. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33306283

A neutralizing monoclonal antibody for hospitalized patients with COVID-19: preliminary report of a randomized trial by ACTIV-3/TICO LY-CoV555 study group. Lundgren JD, Grund B, Barkauskas CE, Holland TL, Gottlieb RL, Sandkovsky U, Brown SM, Knowlton KU, Self WH, Files DC, Jain MK, et. al., New Engl J Med  2020 Dec 22. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa2033130. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33356051 

Randomized Clinical Trial of Inreach With or Without Mailed Outreach to Promote Hepatitis C Screening in a Difficult-to-Reach Patient Population Desai N, Rich NE, Jain MK, Blackwell JM, Murphy CC, Perryman P, McBryde J, Quirk L, Clark C, Villarreal D, Waljee AK, Gopal P, Singal AG. Am J Gastroenterol. 2020 Dec 17;Publish Ahead of Print. doi: 10.14309/ajg.0000000000001085. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33337657

Antiviral Therapy Reduces Risk of Cirrhosis in Noncirrhotic HBV Patients Among 4 Urban Safety-Net Health Systems Wong RJ, Jain MK, Therapondos G, Niu B, Kshirsagar O, Thamer M. Am J Gastroenterol. 2021 Mar 1. doi: 10.14309/ajg.0000000000001195. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33661148.

Performance of Serum-Based Scores for Identification of Mild Hepatic Steatosis in HBV Mono-infected and HBV-HIV Co-infected Adults. Sterling RK, King WC, Khalili M, Kleiner DE, Hinerman AS, Sulkowski M, Chung RT, Jain MK, Lisker-Melman MA, Wong DK, Ghany MG; HBV-HIV Cohort Study of the Hepatitis B Research Network. Dig Dis Sci. 2021 Feb 8. doi: 10.1007/s10620-021-06860-3. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33559089

Self-efficacy as a mediator of patient navigation interventions to engage persons living with HIV and substance use. Traynor SM, Metsch LR, Gooden L, Stitzer M, Matheson T, Tross S, Carrico AW, Jain MK, Del Rio C, Feaster DJ. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2021 Feb 3;221:108567. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2021.108567. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33610093.

Low Rates of Hepatitis B Virus Treatment Among Treatment-Eligible Patients in Safety-Net Health Systems. Wong RJ, Jain MK, Therapondos G, Niu B, Kshirsagar O, Thamer M. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2021 Mar 17. doi: 10.1097/MCG.0000000000001530. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33780210.

A Prospective Study Evaluating Changes in Histology, Clinical and Virologic Outcomes in HBV-HIV Co-infected Adults in North America. Sterling RK, King WC, Khalili M, Chung RT, Sulkowski M, Jain MK, Lisker-Melman M, Ghany MG, Wong DK, Hinerman AS, Bhan AK, Wahed AS, Kleiner DE; HIV-HBV Cohort Study of the Hepatitis B Research Network. Hepatology. 2021 Mar 20. doi: 10.1002/hep.31823. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33743541.

Ricardo La Hoz, M.D.

Bone pain in a heart transplant recipient.
Michelis KC, La Hoz RM, Araj FG.Michelis KC, et al. Among authors: La Hoz RM. Am J Transplant. 2020 May;20(5):1458-1460.  PMID:32333515

Coronavirus disease 2019: Implications of emerging infections for transplantation.
Michaels MG, La Hoz RM, Danziger-Isakov L, Blumberg EA, Kumar D, Green M, Pruett TL, Wolfe CR.Michaels MG, et al. Am J Transplant. 2020 Feb 24. PMID:32090448

Short-term outcomes of deceased donor renal transplants of HCV uninfected recipients from HCV seropositive nonviremic donors and viremic donors in the era of direct-acting antivirals.
La Hoz RM, Sandıkçı B, Ariyamuthu VK, Tanriover B. Am J Transplant. 2019 Jun 17.  PMID:31207073

Intestinal parasites including Cryptosporidium, Cyclospora, Giardia, and Microsporidia, Entamoeba histolytica, Strongyloides, Schistosomiasis, and Echinococcus: Guidelines from the American Society of Transplantation Infectious Diseases Community of Practice.
La Hoz RM, Morris MI; AST Infectious Diseases Community of Practice.  Clin Transplant. 2019 May 30:e13618.  PMID:31145496

Tissue and blood protozoa including toxoplasmosis, Chagas disease, leishmaniasis, Babesia, Acanthamoeba, Balamuthia, and Naegleria in solid organ transplant recipients- Guidelines from the American Society of Transplantation Infectious Diseases Community of Practice.
La Hoz RM, Morris MI; Infectious Diseases Community of Practice of the American Society of Transplantation.  Clin Transplant. 2019 Apr 29:e13546. PMID:30900295

Delayed febrile response with bloodstream infections in patients with continuous-flow left ventricular assist devices.
Wrobel CA, Drazner MH, Ayers CR, Pham DD, La Hoz RM, Grodin JL, Garg S, Mammen PPA, Morlend RM, Araj F, Amin AA, Cornwell WK 3rd, Thibodeau JT.  J Investig Med. 2019 Mar;67(3):653-658.  PMID:30696751

Suzana Lazarte, M.D.

Interpreting CD4 Counts in a Patient With HIV.
Nath S, Nath S, Lazarte S.  JAMA Intern Med 2019 Nov;179(11):1578-1579.  PMID:31479108

Lenette Lu, M.D., Ph.D.

Antibody Fc Glycosylation Discriminates Between Latent and Active Tuberculosis.
Lu LL
, Das J, Grace PS, Fortune SM, Restrepo BI, Alter G. J Infect Dis. 2020 Feb 15:jiz643. PMID:32060529

An Inflammatory Story: Antibodies in Tuberculosis Comorbidities.  
McLean MR, Lu LL, Kent SJ, Chung AW.  Front Immunol. 2019 Dec 9;10:2846.  PMID:31921122

IFN-γ-independent immune markers of Mycobacterium tuberculosis exposure.
Lu LL, Smith MT, Yu KKQ, Luedemann C, Suscovich TJ, Grace PS, Cain A, Yu WH, McKitrick TR, Lauffenburger D, Cummings RD, Mayanja-Kizza H, Hawn TR, Boom WH, Stein CM, Fortune SM, Seshadri C, Alter G.  Nat Med. 2019 Jul;25(7):1175.  PMID:31222179

Amneris Luque, M.D.

ImPlementation REsearCh to DEvelop Interventions for People Living with HIV (the PRECluDE consortium): Combatting chronic disease comorbidities in HIV populations through implementation research.
Gamble-George JC, Longenecker CT, Webel AR, Au DH, Brown AF, Bosworth H, Crothers K, Cunningham WE, Fiscella KA, Hamilton AB, Helfrich CD, Ladapo JA, Luque A, Tobin JN, Wyatt GE; Implementation Research to Develop Interventions for People Living with HIV (PRECluDE) Consortium. Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 2020 Mar-Apr;63(2):79-91.  PMID:32199901

Protocol paper: Stepped wedge cluster randomized trial translating the ABCS into optimizing cardiovascular care for people living with HIV.
Williams SK, Johnson BA, Tobin JN, Luque AE, Sanders M, Carroll JK, Cassells A, Holder T, Fiscella K.  Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 2020 Mar-Apr;63(2):125-133. PMID:32035124

"Get Ready and Empowered About Treatment" (GREAT) Study: a Pragmatic Randomized Controlled Trial of Activation in Persons Living with HIV.
Jennifer K. Carroll,  Jonathan N. Tobin, Amneris Luque, Subrina Farah, Mechelle Sanders, Andrea Cassells, Steven M. Fine, Wendi Cross, Michele Boyd, Tameir Holder, Marie Thomas, Cleo Clarize Overa, and Kevin Fiscella. J Gen Intern Med. 2019 Sep;34(9):1782-1789.  PMC:6712153

Richard Medford, M.D.

Personalized Antibiograms: Machine Learning for Precision Selection of Empiric Antibiotics.  
Corbin CK, Medford RJ, Osei K, Chen JH.  Jt Summits Transl Sci Proc. 2020 May 30; 2020:108-115. PMID: 32477629

User stories as lightweight requirements for agile clinical decision support development.
Kannan V, Basit MA, Bajaj P, Carrington AR, Donahue IB, Flahaven EL, Medford R, Melaku T, Moran BA, Saldana LE, Willett DL, Youngblood JE, Toomay SM.   J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2019 Nov 1;26(11):1344-1354.  PMID:31512730

Jessica Meisner, M.D.

Linking prescription opioids and infectious diseases.
Schranz AJ, Meisner JA.  Lancet Infect Dis. 2020 Apr;20(4):392-394. PMID:31981473

Changes in infective endocarditis admissions in Pennsylvania during the opioid epidemic.
Meisner JA
, Anesi J, Chen X, Grande D.   Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Oct 20:ciz1038.  PMID:31630192

An update on Staphylococcus aureus infective endocarditis from the International Society of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy (ISAC).
Saeed K, Bal AM, Gould IM, David MZ, Dryden M, Giannitsioti E, Hijazi K, Meisner JA, Esposito S, Scaglione F, Tattevin P, Voss A.  Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2019 Jan;53(1):9-15.  PMID:30240836

Ank Nijhawan, M.D., M.P.H.

Falling Through the Cracks: Risk Factors for Becoming Lost to HIV Care After Incarceration in a Southern Jail.
Tiruneh YM, Li X, Bovell-Ammon B, Iroh P, Flanigan TP, Montague BT, Rich JD, Nijhawan AE.  AIDS Behav. 2020 Jan 31. PMID:32006154

Erratum to: An Outbreak of Brucellosis: An Adult and Pediatric Case Series.  
Hassouneh L, Quadri S, Pichilingue-Reto P, Chaisavaneeyakorn S, Cutrell JB, Wetzel DM, Nijhawan AE. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019 Dec 21;6(12):ofz527.  PMID:31879675

Research Network. U.S. Hospitalization rates and reasons stratified by age among persons with HIV 2014-15.
Fleming J, Berry SA, Moore RD, Nijhawan A, Somboonwit C, Cheever L, Gebo KA; HIV AIDS Care. 2019 Dec 8:1-10. PMID:31813269

HIV care cascade before and after hospitalization: impact of a multidisciplinary inpatient team in the US South.
Nijhawan AE, Bhattatiry M, Chansard M, Zhang S, Halm EA.  AIDS Care. 2019 Dec 6:1-10..  PMID:31809594

An Outbreak of Brucellosis: An Adult and Pediatric Case Series.
Hassouneh L, Quadri S, Pichilingue-Reto P, Chaisavaneeyakorn S, Cutrell JB, Wetzel DM, Nijhawan AE.  Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019 Aug 30;6(10):ofz384.  PMID:31660348

Combined estimation of disease progression and retention on antiretroviral therapy among treated individuals with HIV in the USA: a modelling study.
Wang L, Krebs E, Min JE, Nijhawan A, Somboonwit C, Aberg J, Moore RD, Gebo K, Nosyk B, for the HIV Research Network.  The Lancet HIV. 2019.  August 2019, 6(8):e531-e539.

Hepatitis C Virus Infection in the Dallas County Jail: Implications for Screening, Prevention, and Linkage to Care.
Abe CM, Aguwa M, Zhao M, Sullivan J, Porsa E, Nijhawan AE. Public Health Rep. 2019 Sep 17:33354919874081.  PMID:31530093

Sexually Transmitted Infections Detected During and After Incarceration Among People with Human Immunodeficiency Virus: Prevalence and Implications for Screening and Prevention.
Krieger D, Abe C, Pottorff A, Li X, Rich J, Nijhawan AESex Transm Dis. 2019 Sep;46(9):602-607.  PMID:31415042

Letter to the Editor: Hepatitis C Virus Prevalence Estimates Among Incarcerated Persons.
Spaulding AC, Graham CS, Akiyama MJ, Chhatwal J, Nijhawan AE, Ninburg MH, Rich JD, Strick LB, Taylor LE, Trooskin SB, Westergaard RP, Sabol WJ.  Hepatology. 2019 Aug;70(2):758-759.  PMID:30938455

Clinical and Sociobehavioral Prediction Model of 30-Day Hospital Readmissions Among People With HIV and Substance Use Disorder: Beyond Electronic Health Record Data.
Nijhawan AE, Metsch LR, Zhang S, Feaster DJ, Gooden L, Jain MK, Walker R, Huffaker S, Mugavero MJ, Jacobs P, Armstrong WS, Daar ES, Sullivan M, Del Rio C, Halm EA.  J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2019 Mar 1;80(3):330-341.  PMID:30763292

Discontinuity in medicaid coverage among young adults with HIV.
Rusley JC, Monroe A, Matson P, Gebo KA, Nonyane BA, Minkovitz CS, Agwu A, Emerson M, Moore R, Rutstein R, Aberg J., Nijhawan A, Boswell S et al. HIV Research Network.  AIDS patient care and STDs. 2019 Mar 1;33(3):89-92.

Patient and Provider Perspectives on 30-Day Readmissions, Preventability, and Strategies for Improving Transitions of Care for Patients with HIV at a Safety Net Hospital.
Nijhawan AE, Higashi RT, Marks EG, Tiruneh YM, Lee SC.  J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care. 2019 Jan-Dec;18:2325958219827615. PMID:30760091

Uptake and virological outcomes of single- versus multi-tablet antiretroviral regimens among treatment-naïve youth in the HIV Research Network.
Griffith DC, Farmer C, Gebo KA, Berry SA, Aberg J, Moore RD, Gaur AH, Mathews WC, Beil R, Korthuis PT, Nijhawan AE, Rutstein RM, Agwu AL; HIV Research Network.  HIV Med. 2019 Feb;20(2):169-174.  PMID:30561888

Trish M. Perl, M.D., M.Sc.

Obstetricians on the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Front Lines and the Confusing World of Personal Protective Equipment.
Jamieson DJ, Steinberg JP, Martinello RA, Perl TM, Rasmussen SA. Obstet Gynecol. 2020 Jun;135(6):1257-1263.  PMID:32304512.

"The Art of War" in the Era of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Maxwell DN, Perl TM, Cutrell JB. Clin Infect Dis. 2020 Mar 4:ciaa229. PMID:32147715

Managing Emerging Infectious Diseases: Should Travel Be the Fifth Vital Sign?
Perl TM, and Price CS. Ann Intern Med. 2020 Apr 21;172(8):560-561. PMID:32120386

N95 Respirators vs Medical Masks in Outpatient Settings-Reply.
Radonovich LJ Jr, Simberkoff MS, Perl TM. JAMA. 2020 Feb 25;323(8):789-790. PMID:32096844

N95 Respirators vs Medical Masks for Preventing Influenza Among Health Care Personnel: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
Radonovich LJ Jr, Simberkoff MS, Bessesen MT, Brown AC, Cummings DAT, Gaydos CA, Los JG, Krosche AE, Gibert CL, Gorse GJ, Nyquist AC, Reich NG, LJ Jr, Perl TM. JAMA. 2019 Sep 3;322(9):824-833. PMID:31479137.

Efficacy and safety of a novel antimicrobial preoperative skin preparation.
Crnich CJ, Pop-Vicas AE, Hedberg TG, Perl TM. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2019 Oct;40(10):1157-1163. PMID:31385562.

Personal protective equipment for viral hemorrhagic fevers.
Raj D, Hornsey E, Perl TM. Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2019 Aug;32(4):337-347. PMID:31145116

Universal Influenza Vaccination Among Healthcare Personnel: Yes We Should.
Perl TM, Talbot TR. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019 Apr 17;6(4):ofz096.  PMID:31012441.

Does Use of Electronic Alerts for Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (SIRS) to Identify Patients With Sepsis Improve Mortality?
Seetharaman S, Wilson C, Landrum M, Qasba S, Katz M, Ladikos N, Harris JE, Galiatsatos P, Yousem DM, Knight AM, Pearse DB, Blanding R, Bennett R, Galai N, Perl TM, Sood G. Am J Med. 2019 Jul;132(7):862-868.  PMID:30831065.

Bonnie Prokesch, M.D.

Minimal Cerebrospinal Fluid Concentration of Miltefosine despite Therapeutic Plasma Levels during the Treatment of Amebic Encephalitis.
Monogue ML, Watson D, Alexander JS, Cavuoti D, Doyle LM, Wang MZ, Prokesch BC.  Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2019 Dec 20;64(1):e01127-19.  PMID:31685474

What lies beneath: severe infection presenting as leucocytoclastic vasculitis.
Alexander JS, Prokesch BC.  Lancet Infect Dis. 2019 Apr;19(4):448.  PMID:30938301

Michael Shiloh, M.D., Ph.D.

Mycobacterium tuberculosis Sulfolipid-1 Activates Nociceptive Neurons and Induces Cough.
Ruhl CR, Pasko BL, Khan HS, Kindt LM, Stamm CE, Franco LH, Hsia CC, Zhou M, Davis CR, Qin T, Gautron L, Burton MD, Mejia GL, Naik DK, Dussor G, Price TJ, Shiloh MU.  Cell. 2020 Apr 16;181(2):293-305.e11.  PMID:32142653

Identification of scavenger receptor B1 as the airway microfold cell receptor for Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
Khan HS, Nair VR, Ruhl CR, Alvarez-Arguedas S, Galvan Rendiz JL, Franco LH, Huang L, Shaul PW, Kim J, Xie Y, Mitchell RB, Shiloh MU.  Elife. 2020 Mar 5;9:e52551.  PMID:2134383

Screening Mycobacterium tuberculosis Secreted Proteins Identifies Mpt64 as a Eukaryotic Membrane-Binding Bacterial Effector.
Stamm CE, Pasko BL, Chaisavaneeyakorn S, Franco LH, Nair VR, Weigele BA, Alto NM, Shiloh MU. mSphere. 2019 Jun 5;4(3).  PMID:31167949

Madhuri Sopirala, M.D., M.P.H.

Out of Sight-Out of Mind:  Impact of Cascade Reporting on Antimicrobial Usage
Liao S, Rhodes J, DeVore Z, Sopirala MM.   Open Forum Infect. Dis. . 2020 Feb;7(2):ofaa002.  PMID:32055636

Build upon basics: An intervention utilizing safety huddles to achieve near-zero incidence of catheter associated urinary tract infection at a department of Veterans Affairs long-term care facility 

Fiveash JM, Smith ML, Moore AK, Jandarov R, Sopirala MMAm J Infect Control. 2021 Mar 31;S0196-6553(21)00146-2. PMID: 33798629

Pranavi Sreeramoju, M.D.

Emergency Department Testing Patterns for Sexually Transmitted Diseases in North Texas.
Barnes A, Jetelina KK, Betts AC, Mendoza T, Sreeramoju P, Tiro JA.  Sex Transm Dis. 2019 Jul;46(7):434-439.  PMID:30896543

Reducing Infections "Together": A Review of Socioadaptive Approaches.
Sreeramoju P. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019 Feb 2;6(2):ofy348.  PMID:30740469

Recent advances in understanding the epidemiology of healthcare-associated infections.
Sreeramoju P. F1000Res. 2019 Jan 25;8. pii: F1000 Faculty Rev-106.  PMID:30740216

Overview of Quality and Safety for the Healthcare Epidemiologist. SHEA White Paper.
Sreeramoju P and Palmore TN, Lee GM, Edmond ME, Patterson JE, Sepkowitz, KA, Goldmann DA, Henderson DA, Kaye KS. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2020 Sep 4:1-12. doi: 10.1017/ice.2020.409. Online ahead of print. PMID: 32883390

Results and lessons from a hospital-wide initiative incentivised by delivery system reform to improve infection prevention and sepsis care 
Sreeramoju P, et al., B BMJ Open Qual . 2021 Feb;10(1):e001189. PMID: 33547154

Jeffrey Tessier, M.D.

Invasive Mucormycosis in a Renal Transplant Recipient. 
Allam SR, Madhrira MM ,  Memon IA, Tessier J, Johnson JA , Dao A , Rofaiel G.  Kidney Int. 2020 Jan;97(9): 216.. PMID:31901346

Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections: A Focused Review of Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, Operative Management, Antimicrobial Therapy, and Pediatrics.
Tessier JM, Sanders J, Sartelli M, Ulrych J, De Simone B, Grabowski J, Buckman S, Duane TM.  Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2020 Mar;21(2):81-93.  PMID:31584343

Actinomyces turicensis Necrotizing Soft-Tissue Infection of the Thigh in a Diabetic Male.
Panwar K, Duane TM, Tessier JM, Patel K, Sanders JM.  Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2019 Jul;20(5):431-433. PMID:30789313

Julie Trivedi, M.D.

Prescriber Behavior in Clostridioides difficile Testing: A 3-Hospital Diagnostic Stewardship Intervention.
Mizusawa M, Small BA, Hsu YJ, Sharara SL, Advic E, Kauffman C, Milstone AM, Feldman L, Pahwa AK, Trivedi JB, Landrum MB, Maragakis LL, Carroll KC, Cosgrove SE, Rock C; Prevention Epicenters Program of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Apr 11. pii: ciz295.  PMID:31125399