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PVRM Independent Study Course on Medical Informatics Driven Clinical Research Jasmin Nwachokor‎; Stacy Keller‎; Parker Bohm‎; Shaima Alothman

January 28, 2015

Potential Topics:

PCORI Focused Aspirin Trial replication and support


  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Pediatric Antibiotics

Breast Cancer


Cross over with Patient Powered Networks

  • Vasculitis
  • Duchennes
  • MS
  • ABOUT/Breast Cancer


  • Scott Weir and IAMI: bladder cancer for high risk but not yet metastatic (premarket analysis, under treatment)
  • Joeseph LeMaster?, family medicine, diabetic foot ulcers and amputation (implementing best practices to avoid; predict who's at highest risk)

Discussion of topics. Come to class next with topic more fully formed and variables of interest.

February 4, 2015


Shaima: Pain (out this session at a conference)

Stacy: PCORI ADAPTABLE aspirin study population,

  • cohort characterization regarding medication usage,
  • benefit for subsequent event
  • versus bleeding risk

Jasmin: Breast Cancer

  • African American Females with Lymphodema
  • Amanda Amin faculty contact
  • Obesity
  • Age, smoking, alcohol, history of uterine/ovarian surgeries
  • immediate reconstruction
  • stage of cancer
  • type of surgery
  • menopausal status
  • family history
  • comorbidities
  • treatment (radiation, chemo, neoadjuvent)

Parker: Alzheimer's Disease with Jeff Burns

  • Looking at medication use (namenda aricept)
  • Comorbidities and discharge placement
  • complications/variability in LOS and other characteristics where AD is a comorbidity
  • general exploration of what is richly documented on this population, frequency, intensity of care
  • comparison with what is collected in the ADC and NACC forms REDCap database.
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