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  Division of General Internal Medicine

Division of General Internal Medicine Newsletter

  • GIM News
  • Donna L. Bishop, Editor
  • Next issue:
    May 25, 2018
  • Submission deadline:
    April 20th, 2018
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Fall 2017 Publications (August – December)

  1. Abebe KZ, Jones KA, Ciaravino S, Ripper L, Paglisotti T, Morrow SE, Grafals M, Van Dusen C, Miller E. A cluster-randomized trial of a middle school gender violence prevention program: Design, rationale, and sample characteristics. Contemp Clin Trials. 2017 Nov;62:11-20. PMID: 28821469
  2. Abebe KZ, Scifres C, Simhan HN, Day N, Catalano P, Bodnar LM, Costacou T, Matthew D, Illes A, Orris S, Duell J, Ly K, Davis EM. Comparison of Two Screening Strategies for Gestational Diabetes (GDM2) Trial: Design and rationale. Contemp Clin Trials. 2017 Nov;62:43-49. PMID: 28823926
  3. Adams JW, Bryant KJ, Edelman JE, Fiellin DA, Gaither JR, Gordon AJ, Gordon KS, Kraemer KL, Mimiaga MJ, Operario D, Tate JP, van den Berg JJ, Justice AC, Marshall BDL. Association of Cannabis, Stimulant, and Alcohol use with Mortality Prognosis Among HIV-Infected Men. AIDS Behav. 2017 Sep 8. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28887669
  4. Allem JP, Chu KH, Cruz TB, Unger JB. Waterpipe Promotion and Use on Instagram: #Hookah. Nicotine Tob Res. 2017 Oct 1;19(10):1248-1252. PMID: 28077449
  5. Allem JP, Escobedo P, Chu KH, Boley Cruz T, Unger JB. Images of Little Cigars and Cigarillos on Instagram Identified by the Hashtag #swisher: Thematic Analysis. J Med Internet Res. 2017 Jul 14;19(7):e255. PMID: 28710057
  6. Allem JP, Ramanujam J, Lerman K, Chu KH, Boley Cruz T, Unger JB. Identifying Sentiment of Hookah-Related Posts on Twitter. JMIR Public Health Surveill. 2017 Oct 18;3(4):e74. PMID: 29046267
  7. Almutairi AR, Zhou L, Gellad WF, Lee JK, Slack MK, Martin JR, Lo-Ciganic WH. Effectiveness and Safety of Non-vitamin K Antagonist Oral Anticoagulants for Atrial Fibrillation and Venous Thromboembolism: A Systematic Review and Meta-analyses. Clin Ther. 2017 Jul;39(7):1456-1478.e36. Review. PMID: 28668628
  8. Anderson TS, Lo-Ciganic WH, Gellad WF, Zhang R, Huskamp HA, Choudhry NK, Chang CH, Richards-Shubik S, Guclu H, Jones B, Donohue JM. Patterns and predictors of physician adoption of new cardiovascular drugs. Healthc (Amst). 2017 Oct 21. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29066168
  9. Andreescu C, Tudorascu D, Sheu LK, Rangarajan A, Butters MA, Walker S, Berta R, Desmidt T, Aizenstein H. Brain structural changes in late-life generalized anxiety disorder. Psychiatry Res. 2017 Oct 30;268:15-21. PMID: 28837828
  10. Bansal AD, Schell JO. Recognizing the Elephant in the Room: Palliative Care Needs in Acute Kidney Injury. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2017 Nov 7;12(11):1721-1722. PMID: 29042464
  11. Barnato AE, Chang CH, Lave JR, Angus DC. The Paradox of End-of-Life Hospital Treatment Intensity among Black Patients: A Retrospective Cohort Study. J Palliat Med. 2017 Nov 6. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29106315
  12. Blosnich JR, Bossarte RM. Premilitary trauma as a correlate of suicidal ideation among Veterans. Psychiatric Services. 2017 Aug 1; 68(8):755. PMID: 28669283
  13. Blosnich JR, Lehavot K, Glass JE, Williams EC. Differences in alcohol use and alcohol-related health care among transgender and nontransgender adults: findings from the 2014 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System. J Stud Alcohol Drugs. 2017 Nov;78(6):861-866. PMID: 29087820
  14. Blosnich JR, Lytle MC, Coulter RWS, Whitfield DL. Suicide acceptability and sexual orientation: results from the General Social Survey 2008-2014. Arch Suicide Res. 2017 Nov 7. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29111903
  15. Borrero S, Callegari LS, Zhao X, Mor MK, Sileanu FE, Switzer G, Zickmund S, Washington DL, Zephyrin LC, Schwarz EB. Unintended Pregnancy and Contraceptive Use Among Women Veterans: The ECUUN Study. J Gen Intern Med. 2017 Aug;32(8):900-908. PMID: 28432564
  16. Boss RD, Lemmon ME, Arnold RM, Donohue PK. Communicating prognosis with parents of critically ill infants: direct observation of clinician behaviors. J Perinatol. 2017 Nov;37(11):1224-1229. PMID: 28749479
  17. Bouldin ED, Trivedi RB, Reiber GE, Rosland AM, Silverman JB, Krieger J, Nelson KM. Associations between having an informal caregiver, social support, and self-care among low-income adults with poorly controlled diabetes. Chronic Illn. 2017 Dec;13(4):239-250. PMID: 29119864
  18. Bove AM, Smith KJ, Bise CG, Fritz JM, Childs J, Brennan GP, Abbott JH, Fitzgerald GK. Exercise, Manual Therapy, and Booster Sessions in Knee Osteoarthritis: Cost-Effectiveness Analysis from a Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial. Phys Ther. 2017 Oct 23. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29088393
  19. Brown JB, Smith KJ, Gestring ML, Rosengart MR, Billiar TR, Peitzman AB, Sperry JL, Weissman JS. Comparing the Air Medical Prehospital Triage Score With Current Practice for Triage of Injured Patients to Helicopter Emergency Medical Services: A Cost-effectiveness Analysis. JAMA Surg. 2017 Nov 1. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29094162
  20. Bruce RD, Merlin J, Lum PJ, Ahmed E, Alexander C, Corbett AH, Foley K, Leonard K, Treisman GJ, Selwyn P. 2017 HIV Medicine Association of Infectious Diseases Society of America Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Chronic Pain in Patients Living With Human Immunodeficiency Virus. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Oct 30;65(10):1601-1606. PMID: 29091230
  21. Bruce RD, Merlin J, Lum PJ, Ahmed E, Alexander C, Corbett AH, Foley K, Leonard K, Treisman GJ, Selwyn P. 2017 HIVMA of IDSA Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Chronic Pain in Patients Living With HIV. Clin Infect Dis. 2017 Oct 30;65(10):e1-e37. PMID: 29020263
  22. Bruine de Bruin W, Wallin A, Parker AM, Strough J, Hanmer J. Effects of Anti- Versus Pro-Vaccine Narratives on Responses by Recipients Varying in Numeracy: A Cross-sectional Survey-Based Experiment. Med Decis Making. 2017 Nov;37(8):860-870. PMID: 28474962
  23. Bryk J, Fischer GS, Lyons A, Shroff S, Bui T, Simak D, Kapoor W. Improvement in Quality Metrics by the UPMC Enhanced Care Program: A Novel Super-Utilizer Program. Popul Health Manag. 2017 Sep 25. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28945512
  24. Bukowski LA, Blosnich JR, Shipherd JC, Kauth MR, Brown GR, Gordon AJ. Exploring Rural Disparities in Medical Diagnoses Among Veterans With Transgender-related Diagnoses Utilizing Veterans Health Administration Care. Med Care. 2017 Sep;55 Suppl 9 Suppl 2:S97-S103. PMID: 28806372
  25. Capone GT, Chicoine B, Bulova P, Stephens M, Hart S, Crissman B, Videlefsky A, Myers K, Roizen N, Esbensen A, Peterson M, Santoro S, Woodward J, Martin B, Smith D; Down Syndrome Medical Interest Group DSMIG-USA Adult Health Care Workgroup. Co-occurring medical conditions in adults with Down syndrome: A systematic review toward the development of health care guidelines. Am J Med Genet A. 2017 Nov 12. [Epub ahead of print] Review. PMID: 29130597
  26. Chiarchiaro J, Ernecoff NC, Scheunemann LP, Hough CL, Carson SS, Peterson MW, Anderson WG, Steingrub JS, Arnold RM, White DB. Physicians Rarely Elicit Critically Ill Patients' Previously Expressed Treatment Preferences in Intensive Care Units. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2017 Jul 15;196(2):242-245. PMID: 28707977
  27. Childers JW, Back AL, Tulsky JA, Arnold RM. REMAP: A Framework for Goals of Care Conversations. J Oncol Pract. 2017 Oct;13(10):e844-e850. PMID: 28445100
  28. Chinman M, Woodward EN, Curran GM, Hausmann LRM. Harnessing Implementation Science to Increase the Impact of Health Equity Research. Med Care. 2017 Sep;55 Suppl 9 Suppl 2:S16-S23. PMID: 28806362
  29. Chonchol M, Gitomer B, Isakova T, Cai X, Salusky I, Pereira R, Abebe K, Torres V, Steinman TI, Grantham JJ, Chapman AB, Schrier RW, Wolf M. Fibroblast Growth Factor 23 and Kidney Disease Progression in Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2017 Sep 7;12(9):1461-1469. PMID: 28705885
  30. Coulter RWS, Mair C, Miller E, Blosnich JR, Matthews DD, McCauley HL. Prevalence of past-year sexual assault victimization among undergraduate students: exploring differences by and intersections of gender identity, sexual identity, and race/ethnicity. Prev Sci. 2017 Aug;18(6):726-736. PMID: 28210919
  31. Crihalmeanu T, Prabhu AV, Hansberry DR, Agarwal N, Fine MJ. Readability of online allergy and immunology educational resources for patients: Implications for physicians. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract. 2017 Sep 8. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28923491
  32. Cunningham TV, Scheunemann LP, Arnold RM, White D. How do clinicians prepare family members for the role of surrogate decision-maker? J Med Ethics. 2017 Jul 17. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28716978
  33. De Genna NM, Ylioja T, Schulze AE, Manta C, Douaihy AB, Davis EM. Electronic Cigarette Use Among Counseled Tobacco Users Hospitalized in 2015. J Addict Med. 2017 Nov/Dec;11(6):449-453. PMID: 28753139
  34. DePasse JV, Nowalk MP, Smith KJ, Raviotta JM, Shim E, Zimmerman RK, Brown ST. Does cost-effectiveness of influenza vaccine choice vary across the U.S.? An agent-based modeling study. Vaccine. 2017 Jul 13;35(32):3974-3981. PMID: 28606814
  35. Dewitt B, Davis A, Fischhoff B, Hanmer J. An Approach to Reconciling Competing Ethical Principles in Aggregating Heterogeneous Health Preferences. Med Decis Making. 2017 Aug;37(6):647-656. PMID: 28453945
  36. Dezzutti CS, Park SY, Marks K, Lawlor S, Russo J, Macio I, Chappell C, Bunge K. Heterogeneity of HIV-1 replication in ectocervical and vaginal tissue ex vivo. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2017 Oct 6. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28982249
  37. Domenick Sridharan N, Fish L, Yu L, Weisbord S, Jhamb M, Makaroun MS, Yuo TH. The associations of hemodialysis access type and access satisfaction with health-related quality of life. J Vasc Surg. 2017 Aug 16. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28822665
  38. Espey E, Teal S, Borrero S, Raine-Bennett T, Finer L. Scientific abstracts featured research at the 2017 Scientific abstracts featured research at the 2017 North American Forum on Family Planning. Contraception. 2017 Oct;96(4):263-264. PMID: 28774665
  39. Eyawo O, McGinnis KA, Justice AC, Fiellin DA, Hahn JA, Williams EC, Gordon AJ, Marshall BDL, Kraemer KL, Crystal S, Gaither JR, Edelman EJ, Bryant KJ, Tate JP; VACS Project team. Alcohol and Mortality: Combining Self-reported (AUDIT-C) and Biomarker Detected (PEth) Alcohol Measures Among HIV Infected and Uninfected. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2017 Nov 2. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29112041
  40. Flink-Bochacki R, Meyn LA, Chen BA, Achilles SL, Chang JC, Borrero S. Examining intendedness among pregnancies ending in spontaneous abortion. Contraception. 2017 Aug;96(2):111-117. PMID: 28578152
  41. Frazier W, Cochran G, Lo-Ciganic WH, Gellad WF, Gordon AJ, Chang CH, Donohue JM. Medication-Assisted Treatment and Opioid Use Before and After Overdose in Pennsylvania Medicaid. JAMA. 2017 Aug 22;318(8):750-752. PMID: 28829862
  42. Friedberg MW, Gellad WF, Prasad V. Limitations Concerning the Association of Physician Sex and Patient Outcomes. JAMA Intern Med. 2017 Jul 1;177(7):1058. PMID: 28672361
  43. Gandhoke GS, Pandya YK, Jadhav AP, Jovin T, Friedlander RM, Smith KJ, Jankowitz BT. Cost of coils for intracranial aneurysms: clinical decision analysis for implementation of a capitation model. J Neurosurg. 2017 Aug 25:1-7. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28841115
  44. Gandhoke GS, Pease M, Smith KJ, Sekula RF Jr. Supraorbital Versus Endoscopic Endonasal Approaches for Olfactory Groove Meningiomas: A Cost-Minimization Study. World Neurosurg. 2017 Sep;105:126-136. PMID: 28408255
  45. Ganguli M, Sun Z, McDade E, Snitz B, Hughes T, Jacobsen E, Chang CH. That's Inappropriate! Social Norms in an Older Population-based Cohort. Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord. 2017 Nov 14. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29140857
  46. Gelfman LP, Kavalieratos D, Teuteberg WG, Lala A, Goldstein NE. Primary palliative care for heart failure: what is it? How do we implement it? Heart Fail Rev. 2017 Sep;22(5):611-620. Review. PMID: 28281018
  47. Gellad WF, Thorpe CT, Steiner JF, Voils CI. The myths of medication adherence. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2017 Dec;26(12):1437-1441. PMID: 28994158
  48. Gibbs BB, Tudorascu D, Bryce CL, Comer D, Fischer GS, Hess R, Huber KA, McTigue KM, Simkin-Silverman LR, Conroy MB. Diet and Physical Activity Behaviors in Primary Care Patients with Recent Intentional Weight Loss. Transl J Am Coll Sports Med. 2017;2(18):114-121. PMID: 29130068
  49. Han S, Olonisakin TF, Pribis JP, Zupetic J, Yoon JH, Holleran KM, Jeong K, Shaikh N, Rubio DM, Lee JS. A checklist is associated with increased quality of reporting preclinical biomedical research: A systematic review. PLoS One. 2017 Sep 13;12(9):e0183591. Review. PMID: 28902887
  50. Hanmer J, Cella D, Feeny D, Fischhoff B, Hays RD, Hess R, Pilkonis PA, Revicki D, Roberts M, Tsevat J, Yu L. Selection of key health domains from PROMIS® for a generic preference-based scoring system. Qual Life Res. 2017 Dec;26(12):3377-3385. PMID: 28825177
  51. Hartley SL, Handen BL, Devenny D, Mihaila I, Hardison R, Lao PJ, Klunk WE, Bulova P, Johnson SC, Christian BT. Cognitive decline and brain amyloid-β accumulation across 3 years in adults with Down syndrome. Neurobiol Aging. 2017 Oct;58:68-76. PMID: 28715661
  52. Hausmann LRM, Brandt CA, Carroll CM, Fenton BT, Ibrahim SA, Becker WC, Burgess DJ, Wandner LD, Bair MJ, Goulet JL. Racial and Ethnic Differences in Total Knee Arthroplasty in the Veterans Affairs Health Care System, 2001-2013. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2017 Aug;69(8):1171-1178. PMID: 27788302
  53. Hausmann LRM, Ibrahim SA, Kwoh CK, Youk A, Obrosky DS, Weiner DK, Vina E, Gallagher RM, Mauro GT, Parks A. Rationale and design of the Staying Positive with Arthritis (SPA) Study: A randomized controlled trial testing the impact of a positive psychology intervention on racial disparities in pain. Contemp Clin Trials. 2017 Sep 8. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28893676
  54. Hausmann LRM, Youk A, Kwoh CK, Ibrahim SA, Hannon MJ, Weiner DK, Gallagher RM, Parks A. Testing a Positive Psychological Intervention for Osteoarthritis. Pain Med. 2017 Oct 1;18(10):1908-1920. PMID: 29044408
  55. Hay CM, Lefkowits C, Crowley-Matoka M, Bakitas MA, Clark LH, Duska LR, Urban RR, Creasy SL, Schenker Y. Strategies for Introducing Outpatient Specialty Palliative Care in Gynecologic Oncology. J Oncol Pract. 2017 Sep;13(9):e712-e720. PMID: 28763259
  56. Helgeson VS, Seltman H, Korytkowski MT, Hausmann LR. Partner unmitigated communion moderates communal coping benefits in type 2 diabetes. J Health Psychol. 2017 Sep 1 [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28877601
  57. Holliday CN, McCauley HL, Silverman JG, Ricci E, Decker MR, Tancredi DJ, Burke JG, Documét P, Borrero S, Miller E. Racial/Ethnic Differences in Women's Experiences of Reproductive Coercion, Intimate Partner Violence, and Unintended Pregnancy. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2017 Aug;26(8):828-835. PMID: 28402692
  58. Hooten WM, Brummett CM, Sullivan MD, Goesling J, Tilburt JC, Merlin JS, St Sauver JL, Wasan AD, Clauw DJ, Warner DO. A Conceptual Framework for Understanding Unintended Prolonged Opioid Use. Mayo Clin Proc. 2017 Dec;92(12):1822-1830. PMID: 29108841
  59. Huang DT, Angus DC, Chang CH, Doi Y, Fine MJ, Kellum JA, Peck-Palmer OM, Pike F, Weissfeld LA, Yabes J, Yealy DM; ProACT Investigators. Design and rationale of the Procalcitonin Antibiotic Consensus Trial (ProACT), a multicenter randomized trial of procalcitonin antibiotic guidance in lower respiratory tract infection. BMC Emerg Med. 2017 Aug 29;17(1):25. PMID: 28851296
  60. Hughes TF, Sun Z, Chang CH, Ganguli M. Change in Engagement in Cognitive Activity and Risk for Mild Cognitive Impairment in a Cohort of Older Adults: The Monongahela-Youghiogheny Healthy Aging Team (MYHAT) Study. Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord. 2017 Oct 12. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29028647
  61. Ibrahim SA, Egede LE, Fine MJ. New Evidence Reflecting VA's Commitment to Achieve Health and Health Care Equity for All Veterans. Med Care. 2017 Sep;55 Suppl 9 Suppl 2:S1-S3. PMID: 28806358
  62. Irazabal MV, Abebe KZ, Bae KT, Perrone RD, Chapman AB, Schrier RW, Yu AS, Braun WE, Steinman TI, Harris PC, Flessner MF, Torres VE; HALT Investigators. Prognostic enrichment design in clinical trials for autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease: the HALT-PKD clinical trial. Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2017 Nov 1;32(11):1857-1865. PMID: 27484667
  63. Jacobs BL, Yabes JG, Lopa SH, Heron DE, Chang CH, Schroeck FR, Bekelman JE, Kahn JM, Nelson JB, Barnato AE. The early adoption of intensity-modulated radiotherapy and stereotactic body radiation treatment among older Medicare beneficiaries with prostate cancer. Cancer. 2017 Aug 1;123(15):2945-2954. PMID: 28301689
  64. Jantea R, Buranosky R, Simak D, Hoffman E, Zimmer SM, Elnicki DM. The 50/50 Block Schedule: Impact on Residents' and Preceptors' Perceptions, Patient Outcomes, and Continuity of Care. Teach Learn Med. 2017 Nov 30:1-10. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29190139
  65. Javier AD, Figueroa R, Siew ED, Salat H, Morse J, Stewart TG, Malhotra R, Jhamb M, Schell JO, Cardona CY, Maxwell CA, Ikizler TA, Abdel-Kader K. Reliability and Utility of the Surprise Question in CKD Stages 4 to 5. Am J Kidney Dis. 2017 Jul;70(1):93-101. PMID: 28215946
  66. Johnson EM, Hamilton MF, Watson RS, Claxton R, Barnett M, Thompson AE, Arnold R. An Intensive, Simulation-Based Communication Course for Pediatric Critical Care Medicine Fellows. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2017 Aug;18(8):e348-e355. PMID: 28796716
  67. Jonassaint CR, Birenboim A, Jorgensen DR, Novelli EM, Rosso AL. The association of smartphone-based activity space measures with cognitive functioning and pain sickle cell disease. Br J Haematol. 2017 Jul 17. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28714077
  68. Jonassaint CR, Kang C, Abrams DM, Li JJ, Mao J, Jia Y, Long Q, Sanger M, Jonassaint JC, De Castro L, Shah N. Understanding patterns and correlates of daily pain using the Sickle cell disease Mobile Application to Record Symptoms via Technology (SMART). Br J Haematol. 2017 Oct 26. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29076140
  69. Judge CP, Borrero S. Contraceptive decision making after the 2016 US presidential election. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Jul;217(1):89-90. PMID: 28366732
  70. Judge CP, Wolgemuth TE, Hamm ME, Borrero S. "Without bodily autonomy we are not free": exploring women's concerns about future access to contraception following the 2016 US presidential election. Contraception. 2017 Nov;96(5):370-377. PMID: 28801054
  71. Judge CP, Zhao X, Sileanu FE, Mor MK, Borrero S. Medical contraindications to estrogen and contraceptive use among women veterans. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Oct 27. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29111146
  72. Juengst SB, Switzer G, Oh BM, Arenth PM, Wagner AK. Conceptual model and cluster analysis of behavioral symptoms in two cohorts of adults with traumatic brain injuries. J Clin Exp Neuropsychol. 2017 Aug;39(6):513-524.
  73. Kabiri M, Chhatwal J, Donohue JM, Roberts MS, James AE, Dunn MA, Gellad WF. Long-term disease and economic outcomes of prior authorization criteria for Hepatitis C treatment in Pennsylvania Medicaid. Healthc (Amst). 2017 Sep;5(3):105-111. PMID: 27932263
  74. Kavalieratos D, Gelfman LP, Tycon LE, Riegel B, Bekelman DB, Ikejiani DZ, Goldstein N, Kimmel SE, Bakitas MA, Arnold RM. Palliative Care in Heart Failure: Rationale, Evidence, and Future Priorities. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017 Oct 10;70(15):1919-1930. Review. PMID: 28982506
  75. Kazmerski TM, Borrero S, Sawicki GS, Abebe KZ, Jones KA, Tuchman LK, Weiner DJ, Pilewski JM, Orenstein DM, Miller E. Provider Attitudes and Practices toward Sexual and Reproductive Health Care for Young Women with Cystic Fibrosis. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2017 Oct;30(5):546-552. PMID: 28163120
  76. Kazmerski TM, Sawicki GS, Miller E, Jones KA, Abebe KZ, Tuchman LK, Ladores S, Rubenstein RC, Sagel SD, Weiner DJ, Pilewski JM, Orenstein DM, Borrero S. Sexual and reproductive health care utilization and preferences reported by young women with cystic fibrosis. J Cyst Fibros. 2017 Aug 30. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28866451
  77. Kazmerski TM, Sawicki GS, Miller E, Jones KA, Abebe KZ, Tuchman LK, Ladores S, Rubenstein RC, Sagel SD, Weiner DJ, Pilewski JM, Orenstein DM, Borrero S. Sexual and reproductive health behaviors and experiences reported by young women with cystic fibrosis. J Cyst Fibros. 2017 Aug 1. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28774749
  78. Khouja T, Smith KJ. Cost-effectiveness analysis of two caries prevention methods in the first permanent molar in children. J Public Health Dent. 2017 Aug 18. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28833182
  79. Kim H, Rajagopalan MS, Beriwal S, Smith KJ. Cost-effectiveness Analysis of Stereotactic Radiosurgery Alone Versus Stereotactic Radiosurgery with Upfront Whole Brain Radiation Therapy for Brain Metastases. Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol). 2017 Oct;29(10):e157-e164. PMID: 28552517
  80. Lee CS, Liebschutz JM, Anderson BJ, Stein MD. Hospitalized opioid-dependent patients: Exploring predictors of buprenorphine treatment entry and retention after discharge. Am J Addict. 2017 Oct;26(7):667-672. PMID: 28324627
  81. Lehavot K, Blosnich JR, Glass JE, Williams EC. Alcohol use and receipt of alcohol screening and brief intervention in a representative sample of sexual minority and heterosexual adults receiving health care. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2017 Oct 1;179:240-246. PMID: 28810195
  82. Levenson JC, Shensa A, Sidani JE, Colditz JB, Primack BA. Social Media Use Before Bed and Sleep Disturbance Among Young Adults in the United States: A Nationally Representative Study. Sleep. 2017 Sep 1;40(9). PMID: 28934521
  83. Lewandowski A, Gillespie A, Kridgen S, Jeong K, Yu L, Gartner-Schmidt J. Adult normative data for phonatory aerodynamics in connected speech. Laryngoscope. 2017 Nov 2. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29094368
  84. Liebschutz JM, Xuan Z, Shanahan CW, LaRochelle M, Keosaian J, Beers D, Guara G, O'Connor K, Alford DP, Parker V, Weiss RD, Samet JH, Crosson J, Cushman PA, Lasser KE. Improving Adherence to Long-term Opioid Therapy Guidelines to Reduce Opioid Misuse in Primary Care: A Cluster-Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Intern Med. 2017 Sep 1;177(9):1265-1272. PMID: 28715535
  85. Lim G, Melnyk V, Facco FL, Waters JH, Smith KJ. Cost-effectiveness Analysis of Intraoperative Cell Salvage for Obstetric Hemorrhage. Anesthesiology. 2017 Dec 1. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29194062
  86. Luiggi-Hernandez JG, Woo J, Hamm M, Greco CM, Weiner DK, Morone NE. Mindfulness for Chronic Low Back Pain: A Qualitative Analysis. Pain Med. 2017 Aug 16. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29025059
  87. MacDonald S, Hausmann LRM, Sileanu FE, Zhao X, Mor MK, Borrero S. Associations Between Perceived Race-based Discrimination and Contraceptive Use Among Women Veterans in the ECUUN Study. Med Care. 2017 Sep;55 Suppl 9 Suppl 2:S43-S49. PMID: 28806365
  88. Maners RJ, Bakow E, Parkinson MD, Fischer GS, Camp GR. UPMC Prescription for Wellness: A Quality Improvement Case Study for Supporting Patient Engagement and Health Behavior Change. Am J Med Qual. 2017 Nov 1. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29144156
  89. McNeil M. Menopausal Hormone Therapy: Understanding Long-term Risks and Benefits. JAMA. 2017 Sep 12;318(10):911-913. PMID: 28898364
  90. Meisel K, Arnold RM, Stijacic Cenzer I, Boscardin J, Smith AK. Survival, Functional Status, and Eating Ability After Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy Tube Placement for Acute Stroke. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2017 Aug;65(8):1848-1852. PMID: 28449220
  91. Merlin JS, Westfall AO, Heath SL, Goodin BR, Stewart JC, Sorge RE, Younger J. Brief Report: IL-1β Levels Are Associated With Chronic Multisite Pain in People Living With HIV. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2017 Aug 1;75(4):e99-e103. PMID: 28328552
  92. Merlin JS, Westfall AO, Johnson MO, Kerns RD, Bair MJ, Kertesz S, Turan JM, Clay OJ, Starrels JL, Kilgore M. Cost-effectiveness of a chronic pain intervention for people living with HIV (PLWH). J Med Econ. 2017 Sep 18:1-5. PMID: 28880698
  93. Morone NE, Moore CG, Greco CM. Characteristics of Adults Who Used Mindfulness Meditation: United States, 2012. J Altern Complement Med. 2017 Jul;23(7):545-550. PMID: 28084788
  94. Myaskovsky L, Gao S, Hausmann LRM, Bornemann KR, Burkitt KH, Switzer GE, Fine MJ, Phillips SL, Gater D, Spungen AM, Boninger ML. How Are Race, Cultural, and Psychosocial Factors Associated With Outcomes in Veterans With Spinal Cord Injury? Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2017 Sep;98(9):1812-1820.e3. PMID: 28130083
  95. Nandiwada DR, Kohli A, McNamara M, Smith KJ, Zimmer S, McNeil M, Spagnoletti C, Rubio D, Berlacher K. High-Value Consults: A Curriculum to Promote Point-of-Care, Evidence-Based Recommendations. J Grad Med Educ. 2017 Oct;9(5):640-644. PMID: 29075387
  96. Nelson HN, Borrero S, Lehman E, Velott DL, Chuang CH. Measuring oral contraceptive adherence using self-report versus pharmacy claims data. Contraception. 2017 Dec;96(6):453-459. PMID: 28882679
  97. Nowak KL, You Z, Gitomer B, Brosnahan G, Torres VE, Chapman AB, Perrone RD, Steinman TI, Abebe KZ, Rahbari-Oskoui FF, Yu ASL, Harris PC, Bae KT, Hogan M, Miskulin D, Chonchol M. Overweight and Obesity Are Predictors of Progression in Early Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2017 Nov 8. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29118087
  98. Parekh NK, Donohue JM, Men A, Corbelli J, Jarlenski M. Rethinking How to Measure the Appropriateness of Cervical Cancer Screening. Ann Intern Med. 2017 Sep 19;167(6):445-446.  PMID: 28693041
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