Recent Publications

Impact of the REACH II and REACH VA Dementia Caregiver Interventions on Healthcare Costs. Nichols LO, Martindale-Adams J, Zhu CW, Kaplan EK, Zuber JK, Waters TM. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2017 Mar 13.


Association of Otolaryngology Resident Duty Hour Restrictions With Procedure-Specific Outcomes in Head and Neck Endocrine Surgery. Smith A, Braden L, Wan J, Sebelik M. JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2017 Feb 9. doi: 10.1001/jamaoto.2016.4182. [Epub ahead of print]


Economic Analyses of an Alcohol Misconduct Prevention Program in a Military Setting. Li T, Waters TM, Kaplan EK, Kaplan CM, Nyarko KA, Derefinko KJ, Talcott GW, Klesges RC. Mil Med. 2017 Jan;182(1):e1562-e1567. doi: 10.7205/MILMED-D-16-00098.


Does Cost-Related Medication Nonadherence among Cardiovascular Disease Patients Vary by Gender? Evidence from a Nationally Representative Sample. Bhuyan SS, Shiyanbola O, Kedia S, Chandak A, Wang Y, Isehunwa OO, Anunobi N, Ebuenyi I, Deka P, Ahn S, Chang CF. Womens Health Issues. 2017 Jan - Feb;27(1):108-115. doi: 10.1016/j.whi.2016.10.004.


Electronic communication preferences among mothers in the neonatal intensive care unit. Weems MF, Graetz I, Lan R, DeBaer LR, Beeman G. J Perinatol. 2016 Nov;36(11):997-1000. doi: 10.1038/jp.2016.125.


Association of the magnitude of weight loss and changes in physical fitness with long-term cardiovascular disease outcomes in overweight or obese people with type 2 diabetes: a post-hoc analysis of the Look AHEAD randomised clinical trial. Look AHEAD Research Group., Gregg EW, Jakicic JM, Blackburn G, Bloomquist P, Bray GA, Clark JM, Coday M, Curtis JM, Egan C, Evans M, Foreyt J, Foster G, Hazuda HP, Hill JO, Horton ES, Hubbard VS, Jeffery RW, Johnson KC, Kitabchi AE, Knowler WC, Kriska A, Lang W, Lewis CE, Montez MG, Nathan DM, Neiberg RH, Patricio J, Peters A, Pi-Sunyer X, Pownall H, Redmon B, Regensteiner J, Rejeski J, Ribisl PM, Safford M, Stewart K, Trence D, Wadden TA, Wing RR, Yanovski SZ. Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol. 2016 Nov;4(11):913-921. doi: 10.1016/S2213-8587(16)30162-0.


Reliability of 30-Day Readmission Measures Used in the Hospital Readmission Reduction Program. Thompson MP, Kaplan CM, Cao Y, Bazzoli GJ, Waters TM. Health Serv Res. 2016 Dec;51(6):2095-2114. doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.12587.


Drug therapy problems and medication discrepancies during care transitions in super-utilizers. Surbhi S, Munshi KD, Bell PC, Bailey JE. J Am Pharm Assoc (2003). 2016 Nov - Dec;56(6):633-642.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.japh.2016.07.004.


ACC/AHA Special Report: Clinical Practice Guideline Implementation Strategies: A Summary of Systematic Reviews by the NHLBI Implementation Science Work Group: A Report of the American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Practice Guidelines. Chan WV, Pearson TA, Bennett GC, Cushman WC, Gaziano TA, Gorman PN, Handler J, Krumholz HM, Kushner RF, MacKenzie TD, Sacco RL, Smith SC Jr, Stevens VJ, Wells BL, Castillo G, Heil SK, Stephens J, Vann JC. Circulation. 2017 Feb 28;135(9):e122-e137. doi: 10.1161/CIR.0000000000000481.


Hospital volume and acute myeloid leukemia mortality in Medicare beneficiaries aged 65 years and older. Thompson MP, Waters TM, Kaplan EK, McKillop CN, Martin MG. Blood. 2016 Aug 11;128(6):872-4. doi: 10.1182/blood-2016-05-716662.


The Digital Divide and Patient Portals: Internet Access Explained Differences in Patient Portal Use for Secure Messaging by Age, Race, and Income. Graetz I, Gordon N, Fung V, Hamity C, Reed ME. Med Care. 2016 Aug;54(8):772-9. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000000560.


A Review of Nutritional Tracking Mobile Applications for Diabetes Patient Use. Darby A, Strum MW, Holmes E, Gatwood J. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2016 Mar;18(3):200-12. doi: 10.1089/dia.2015.0299.


Paid sick leave is associated with fewer ED visits among US private sector working adults. Bhuyan SS, Wang Y, Bhatt J, Dismuke SE, Carlton EL, Gentry D, LaGrange C, Chang CF. Am J Emerg Med. 2016 May;34(5):784-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2015.12.089.


SafeMed: Using pharmacy technicians in a novel role as community health workers to improve transitions of care. Bailey JE, Surbhi S, Bell PC, Jones AM, Rashed S, Ugwueke MO. J Am Pharm Assoc (2003). 2016 Jan;56(1):73-81. doi: 10.1016/j.japh.2015.11.011.


Impact of Medicare Part D on Racial Disparities in Adherence to Cardiovascular Medications Among the Elderly. Hussein M, Waters TM, Chang CF, Bailey JE, Brown LM, Solomon DK. Med Care Res Rev. 2016 Aug;73(4):410-36. doi: 10.1177/1077558715615297.


Characteristics of Hospital and Emergency Care Super-utilizers with Multiple Chronic Conditions. Harris LJ, Graetz I, Podila PS, Wan J, Waters TM, Bailey JE. J Emerg Med. 2016 Apr;50(4):e203-14. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2015.09.002.


The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention definition of mucosal barrier injury-associated bloodstream infection improves accurate detection of preventable bacteremia rates at a pediatric cancer center in a low- to middle-income country. Torres D, González ML, Loera A, Aguilera M, Relyea G, Aristizabal P, Caniza MA. Am J Infect Control. 2016 Apr 1;44(4):432-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2015.11.007.


The Recruitment Experience of a Randomized Clinical Trial to Aid Young Adult Smokers to Stop Smoking without Weight Gain with Interactive Technology. Coday, M, Richey, P, Thomas, F, Tran, QT, Terrell, SB, Tylavsky, F, Miro, D, Caufield, M, Johnson, KC.  Contemp Clin Trials Commun, 2, 61-68, 2016.


Capsule Commentary on Richman et al., Colorectal Cancer Screening in the Era of the Affordable Care Act. Graetz I. J Gen Intern Med. 2016 Mar;31(3):325. doi: 10.1007/s11606-015-3519-8. No abstract available.


Use of and interest in mobile health for diabetes self-care in vulnerable populations. Humble JR, Tolley EA, Krukowski RA, Womack CR, Motley TS, Bailey JE. J Telemed Telecare. 2016 Jan;22(1):32-8. doi: 10.1177/1357633X15586641.


The impact of tailored text messages on health beliefs and medication adherence in adults with diabetes: A randomized pilot study. Gatwood J, Balkrishnan R, Erickson SR, An LC, Piette JD, Farris KB. Res Social Adm Pharm. 2016 Jan-Feb;12(1):130-40. doi: 10.1016/j.sapharm.2015.04.007.