Department of Medicine

University of Pittsburgh

GIM News
Donna L. Bishop, Editor

Next issue:
December 2014

Submission deadline:
November 14, 2014


Recent Publications

Klawitter J, Klawitter J, McFann K, Pennington AT, Abebe KZ, Brosnahan G, Cadnapaphornchai MA, Chonchol M, Gitomer B, Christians U, Schrier RW. Bioactive lipid mediators in polycystic kidney disease. J Lipid Res. 2013 Dec 16;55(6):1139-1149.

Primack BA, Colditz JB, Cohen E, Switzer GE, Robinson GF, Seltzer DL, Rubio DM, Kapoor WN. Measurement of social capital among clinical research trainees.Clin Transl Sci. 2014 Feb;7(1):33-7.

Wysocki K, Park SY, Bleecker E, Busse W, Castro M, Chung KF, Gaston B, Erzurum S, Israel E, Teague WG, Moore CG, Wenzel S. Characterization of factors associated with systemic corticosteroid use in severe asthma: data from the Severe Asthma Research Program. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2014 Mar;133(3):915-8.

Baskin KM, Hunnicutt C, Beck ME, Cohen ED, Crowley JJ, Fitz CR. Long-term central venous access in pediatric patients at high risk: conventional versus antibiotic-impregnated catheters. J Vasc Interv Radiol. 2014 Mar;25(3):411-8.

Bae KT, Sun H, Lee JG, Bae K, Wang J, Tao C, Chapman AB, Torres VE, Grantham JJ, Mrug M, Bennett WM, Flessner MF, Landsittel DP. Consortium for Radiologic Imaging Studies of Polycystic Kidney Disease. Novel methodology to evaluate renal cysts in polycystic kidney disease. Am J Nephrol. 2014;39(3):210-7.

Green JA, Gonzaga AM, Cohen ED, Spagnoletti CL. Addressing health literacy through clear health communication: a training program for internal medicine residents. Patient Educ Couns. 2014 Apr;95(1):76-82.

Churpek MM, Yuen TC, Park SY, Gibbons R, Edelson DP. Using electronic health record data to develop and validate a prediction model for adverse outcomes in the wards. Crit Care Med. 2014 Apr;42(4):841-8.

Corbelli J, Borrero S, Bonnema R, McNamara M, Kraemer K, Rubio DM, Karpov I, McNeil M. Differences among primary care physicians' adherence to 2009 ACOG guidelines for cervical cancer screening. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2014 May;23(5):397-403.

Corbelli J, Borrero S, Bonnema R, McNamara M, Kraemer K, Rubio DM, Karpov I, McNeil M. Physician adherence to U.S. Preventive Services Task Force mammography guidelines. Womens Health Issues. 2014 May-Jun;24(3):e313-9.

Mieczkowski AE, Rubio DM, Van Deusen R. Perceptions of Internal Medicine-Pediatrics Residents about Autonomy during Residency. J Grad Med Educ. 2014 Jun;6(2):330-4.

Mantha VR, Nair HK, Venkataramanan R, Gao YY, Matyjaszewski K, Dong H, Li W, Landsittel D, Cohen E, Lariviere WR. Nanoanesthesia: a novel, intravenous approach to ankle block in the rat by magnet-directed concentration of ropivacaine-associated nanoparticles. Anesth Analg. 2014 Jun;118(6):1355-62.

Dehlendorf C, Park SY, Emeremni CA, Comer D, Vincett K, Borrero S. Racial/ethnic disparities in contraceptive use: variation by age and women's reproductive experiences. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2014 Jun;210(6):526.e1-9.

Schenker Y, Park SY, Maciasz R, Arnold RM. Do patients with advanced cancer and unmet palliative care needs have an interest in receiving palliative care services? J Palliat Med. 2014 Jun;17(6):667-72.

Patterson PD, Moore CG, Weaver MD, Buysse DJ, Suffoletto BP, Callaway CW, Yealy DM. Mobile phone text messaging intervention to improve alertness and reduce sleepiness and fatigue during shiftwork among emergency medicine clinicians: study protocol for the SleepTrackTXT pilot randomized controlled trial. Trials. 2014 Jun 21;15(1):244.

Hostler D, Suyama J, Guyette FX, Moore CG, Pryor RR, Khorana P, McEntire SJ, Comer D, Reis SE. A Randomized Controlled Trial of Aspirin and Exertional Heat Stress Activation of Platelets in Firefighters during Exertion in Thermal Protective Clothing. Prehosp Emerg Care. 2014 Jul-Sep;18(3):359-67.

Schenker Y, Barnato AE. Expanding support for ‘upstream’ surrogate decision making in the hospital. JAMA Internal Medicine. 2014 Mar 1; 174 (3): 377-9. PMID: 24445360

Vater LB, Arnold RM, Donohue JM, White DB, Chu E, Schenker Y. What are cancer centers advertising to the public?: A content analysis. Ann Intern Med. 2014 Jun 17; 160 (12): 813-20. PMID: 24863081

Schenker Y, White DB, Arnold RM. What should be the goal of advance care planning? JAMA Intern Med. 2014 Jul 1; 174 (7): 1093-4. PMID: 24861458

McLellan AT, Starrels JL, Tai B, Gordon AJ, Brown R, Ghitza U, Gourevitch M, Stein J, Oros M, Horton T, Lindblad R, McNeely J. Can substance use disorders be managed using the chronic care model? Review and recommendation from a NIDA Consensus Group. Public Health Rev. 2014;34(2):1-14

Gordon AJ. Maternal and neonatal morbidity – dual harms associated with addiction in pregnancy. Subs Abuse. 2014; 25(1):1-2. PMID: 24588285.

Lim JK, Tate JP, Fultz SL, Goulet JL, Conigliaro J, Bryant KJ, Gordon AJ, Gibert C, Rimland D, Goetz MB, Klein MB, Fiellin DA, Justice AC, Le Re III V. Relationship between alcohol use categories and noninvasive markers of advanced hepatic fibrosis in HIV-infected, chronic hepatitis C virus-infected, and uninfected patients. Clin Infect Dis. 2014;58(10):1449-1458. PMID: 24569533.

Gordon AJ, Broyles LB. A physician-centered approach to addiction identification and treatment misses the opportunity for interdisciplinary solutions. Subst Abuse. 2014;35(2):108-109. PMID: 24580098.

Jenkins JA, Gordon AJ. Advancing the peer review process: a multifaceted approach to improve quality. Subst Abuse. 2014;35(2):105-107. PMID 24580113.

Long JA, Wang A, Medvedeva EL, Eisen SV, Gordon AJ, Kreyenbuhl J, Marcus SC. Glucose control and medication adherence among veterans with diabetes and serious mental illness: does collocation of primary care and mental health care matter? Diabetes Care. 2014. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 24879839.

Blosnich JR, Gordon AJ, Bossarte, RM. Suicidal ideation among adults with military service history: Results from 5 U.S. states, 2010. Am J Pub Health. 2014. In press.

Kertesz SG, Pollio DE, Jones RN, Steward JL, Stringfellow E, Gordon AJ, Johnson NK, Kim TA, Granstaff U, Austin EL, Young AS, Golden J, Davis LL, Roth D, Holt CL. Development of the Primary Care Quality-Homeless (PCQ-H) instrument: A Practical Survey of Homeless Patients’ Experience in Primary Care. Med Care. 2014;52(8):734-742. PMID: 25023918.

Broyles LM, Biswanger I, Jenkins JA, Finnell D, Faseru B, Caviola A, Pugatch M, Gordon AJ. Confronting inadvertent stigma and pejorative language in addiction scholarship: a recognition and response. Subst Abuse. 2014:35(3). PMID: 24911031. In press.

Gordon AJ, Khalasa J, Galanter M. Addressing addiction across borders: an international perspective of policies, scholarship, and collaboration. Subst Abuse. 2014:35(3). PMID 24892635. In press.

King JT, Perkal MF, Rosenthal RA, Gordon AJ, Crystal S, Rodriguez-Barradas MC, Butt AA, Gibert CL, Rimland D, Simberkoff MS, Justice AC. 30-day postoperative mortality among HIV infected individuals on antiretroviral therapy and procedure-matched uninfected comparators. JAMA Surgery. 2014. In press.

Schenker Y, Dew MA, Reynolds CF, Arnold RM, Tiver GA, Barnato AE. “Development of a post-intensive care unit storytelling intervention for surrogates involved in decisions to limit life sustaining treatment.“ Pall Supp Care. 2014 Feb. 13: 1-13. PMID: 24524736

Childers JW, King L, Arnold RM. “Chronic pain and risk factors for opioid misuse in a palliative care clinic”. A J Hospice and Pall Med. PMID: 24744398

Huffman JC, Mastromauro CA, Beach SR, Celano CM, DuBois TM, Healy BC, Suarez L, Rollman BL, Januzzi JL. A low-intensity collaborative care program for depression and anxiety disorders in cardiac patients: The MOSAIC randomized controlled trial. JAMA Medicine. 2014. 174:927-36.

Stewart JC, Rollman BL. Optimizing approaches to addressing depression in cardiac patients. Ann Behav Med. 2014. In press.

Rollman BL, Herbeck Belnap B, Rotondi AJ. Internet Support Groups for Health: Ready for the Affordable Care Act. J Gen Intern Med. 2014 (in press).

Donohue JM, Herbeck Belnap B, Men A, He F, Roberts MS, Schulberg HC, Reynolds CF, Rollman BL. 12-Month Cost-Effectiveness of Telephone-Delivered Collaborative Care for Treating Depression Following CABG Surgery. Gen Hosp Psych. 2014. In press.

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