Selected July Publications from BIDMC Faculty

BIDMC Communications

AUGUST 05, 2020

Building on our culture of collaboration and innovation, our researchers are helping to transform medicine and health care delivery. Below are selected academic publications issued in the month of July.

Boxing exercises as therapy for Parkinson disease
Topics in Geriatrics Rehabilitation / Research / July 1, 2020
BIDMC Authors: Rachel Dawson, Jamasb Sayadi, Lissa Kapust, Lauren Anderson, Stacey Lee, David Simon (Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center)

Activation of peripheral and central trigeminovascular neurons by seizure: Implications for ictal and postictal headache
Journal of Neuroscience / Research / July 1, 2020
BIDMC Authors: Agustin Melo-Carrillo, Aaron Schain, Andrew Strassman and Rami Burstein (Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine)

Microwave-generated steam decontamination of N95 respirators utilizing universally accessible materials
mBio / Research / July 2, 2020
BIDMC Authors: Katelyn Zulauf, Alex Green, Robert Seeley, Alana Dale, James Kirby (Department of Pathology)

Advance care planning video intervention among long-stay nursing home residents
JAMA Internal Medicine / Research / July 6, 2020
BIDMC Authors: Susan Mitchell (Department of Medicine)

Tenofovir alafenamide for HIV preexposure prophylaxis
Annals of Internal Medicine / Letters / July 7, 2020
BIDMC Authors: Douglas Krakower

Extrapulmonary manifestations of COVID-19
Nature Medicine / Research / July 10, 2020
BIDMC Authors: Kartik Sehgal (Cancer Center)

Covid-19 and disparities in nutrition and obesity
New England Journal of Medicine / Perspective / July 15, 2020
BIDMC Authors: Matthew Belanger, Angeliki Angelidi, Christos Mantzoros (Department of Medicine)

Improvements in well-being and cardiac metrics of stress following a yogic breathing workshop: Randomized controlled trial with active comparison
Journal of American College Health / Research / July 15, 2020
BIDMC Authors: Michael Goldstein (Department of Neurology)

New delirium severity indicators: Generation and internal validation in the better assessment of illness (BASIL) study
Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders / Research / July 15, 2020
BIDMC Authors: Vasunilashorn S.M., Fong T.G, Marcantonio E.R, Metzger E.D, Inouye S.K. (Department of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Department of Psychiatry)

Patients evaluate visit notes written by their clinicians: A mixed methods investigation
Journal of General Internal Medicine / Research / July 15, 2020
BIDMC Authors: Suzanne Leveille, Patricia Fitzgerald, Kendall Harcourt, Zhiyong Dong, Sigall Bell, Steve O’Neill, Catherine DesRoches, Leonor Fernandez, Tom Delbanco, Jan Walker (Division of General Medicine, OpenNotes)

Regional variation in use of end-of-life care at hospitals, intensive care units, and hospices among older adults with chronic illness in the US, 2010 to 2016
JAMA Network Open / Research Letter / July 21, 2020
BIDMC Authors: Jason Maley, Bruce Landon, Jennifer Stevens (Center for Healthcare Delivery Science)

Hospitalizations for emergent medical, surgical, and obstetric conditions in Boston during the COVID-19 pandemic
Journal of General Internal Medicine / Research / July 22, 2020
BIDMC Authors: Timothy Anderson, Jennifer Stevens, Adlin Pinheiro, Stephanie Li, Shoshana Herzig (Center for Healthcare Delivery Science)

National trends in potentially preventable hospitalizations of older adults with dementia
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society / Research / July 23, 2020
BIDMC Authors: Timothy Anderson MD, MAS Edward Marcantonio MD, SM Ellen McCarthy PhD, MPH Shoshana Herzig MD, MPH (Division of General Medicine)

Single-shot Ad26 vaccine protects against SARS-CoV-2 in rhesus macaques
Nature / Research / July 30, 2020
BIDMC Authors: Noe Mercado, Abishek Chandrashekar, Jingyou Yu, Jinyan Liu, Lauren Peter, Katherine McMahan, Lisa Tostanoski, Xuan He, Esther Bondzie, Gabriel Dagotto, Makda Gebre, Emily Hoffman, Catherine Jacob-Dolan, Marinela Kirilova, Zhenfeng Li, Zijin Lin, Shant Mahrokhian, Lori Maxfield, Felix Nampanya, Ramya Nityanandam, Joseph Nkolola, Shivani Patel, John Ventura, Kaylee Verrington, Huahua Wan, R. Keith Reeves, Dan Barouch (Center for Virology and Vaccine Research)

Orthostatic hypotension, dizziness, neurology outcomes, and death in older adults
Neurology / Research / July 30, 2020
BIDMC Authors: Stephen Juraschek, Lewis Lipsitz, Kenneth Mukamal (Department of Medicine)

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