Standard prophylactic versus intermediate dose enoxaparin in adults with severe COVID-19: A multi-center, open-label, randomized controlled trial

Article: Standard prophylactic versus intermediate dose enoxaparin in adults with severe COVID-19: A multi-center, open-label, randomized controlled trial Authors: Usha S Perepu, Isaac Chambers, Abdul Wahab, Patrick Ten Eyck, Chaorong Wu, Sanjana Dayal, Grerk Sutamtewagul, Steven R Bailey, Lori J Rosenstein, Steven R Lentz Journal: J Thromb Haemost. 2021 Jul 8. doi: 10.1111/jth.15450. Online ahead […]

Association of Remdesivir Treatment With Survival and Length of Hospital Stay Among US Veterans Hospitalized With COVID-19

Article: Association of Remdesivir Treatment With Survival and Length of Hospital Stay Among US Veterans Hospitalized With COVID-19 Authors: Michael E Ohl, Donald R Miller, Brian C Lund, Takaaki Kobayashi, Kelly Richardson Miell, Brice F Beck, Bruce Alexander, Kristina Crothers, Mary S Vaughan Sarrazin Journal: JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Jul 1;4(7):e2114741 Abstract:Objective: To examine associations […]

Parasitic Infections of the Gastrointestinal Track and Liver

Article: Parasitic Infections of the Gastrointestinal Track and Liver Authors: Annie L Braseth, David E Elliott, M Nedim Ince Journal: Gastroenterol Clin North Am. 2021 Jun;50(2):361-381 Abstract:Parasites have coevolved with humans. Several of them colonize the human body and establish a symbiotic relationship. Other parasites cause severe and lethal diseases. Prevalence of parasitic infections is […]

OPA1 deletion in brown adipose tissue improves thermoregulation and systemic metabolism via FGF21

Article: OPA1 deletion in brown adipose tissue improves thermoregulation and systemic metabolism via FGF21 Authors: Renata O Pereira, Alex Marti, Angela Crystal Olvera, Satya Murthy Tadinada, Sarah Hartwick Bjorkman, Eric Thomas Weatherford, Donald A Morgan, Michael Westphal, Pooja H Patel, Ana Karina Kirby, Rana Hewezi, William Bùi Trân, Luis Miguel García-Peña, Rhonda A Souvenir, Monika […]

Case Studies in Physiology: Untangling the cause of hypoxemia in an obese patient with acute leukemia

Article: Case Studies in Physiology: Untangling the cause of hypoxemia in an obese patient with acute leukemia Authors: Iliya Amaza, Hardik Kalra, Michael Eberlein, Yogesh Jethava, Joseph McDonell, Bobby Wolfe, Michael H Tomasson, Melissa L Bates Journal: J Appl Physiol. 2021 May 6. doi: 10.1152/japplphysiol.00867.2020. Online ahead of print. Abstract:Diagnosing the cause of hypoxemia and […]

Integrin α9 regulates smooth muscle cell phenotype switching and vascular remodeling

Article: Integrin α9 regulates smooth muscle cell phenotype switching and vascular remodeling Authors: Manish Jain, Rishabh Dev, Prakash Doddapattar, Shigeyuki Kon, Nirav Dhanesha, Anil K Chauhan Journal: JCI Insight. 2021 May 24;6(10):147134. Abstract:Excessive proliferation of vascular smooth muscle cells (SMCs) remains a significant cause of in-stent restenosis. Integrins, which are heterodimeric transmembrane receptors, play a […]

Risk-Standardized Home Time as a Novel Hospital Performance Metric for Pneumonia Hospitalization Among Medicare Beneficiaries: a Retrospective Cohort Study

Article: Risk-Standardized Home Time as a Novel Hospital Performance Metric for Pneumonia Hospitalization Among Medicare Beneficiaries: a Retrospective Cohort Study Authors: Rajeshwari Nair, Yubo Gao, Mary S Vaughan-Sarrazin, Eli Perencevich, Saket Girotra, Ambarish Pandey Journal: J Gen Intern Med. 2021 Apr 26. doi: 10.1007/s11606-021-06712-w. Online ahead of print. Abstract:Background: The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid […]

Wearable Monitors Facilitate Exercise in Adult and Pediatric Stem Cell Transplant

Article: Wearable Monitors Facilitate Exercise in Adult and Pediatric Stem Cell Transplant Authors: Ethan Pottebaum, Alexa Warmoth, Sabarish Ayyappan, David S Dickens, Yogesh Jethava, Arunkumar Modi, Michael H Tomasson, Lucas J Carr, Melissa L Bates Journal: Exerc Sport Sci Rev. 2021 Apr 22. doi: 10.1249/JES.0000000000000258. Online ahead of print. Abstract:Hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT) is […]