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Leonberg-Yoo AK, Tighiouart H, Levey AS, Beck GJ, Sarnak MJ. 2016. Urine potassium excretion, kidney failure, and mortality in CKD. Am J Kidney Dis. Epub ahead of print. Abstract

Leonberg-Yoo AK, Sarnak MJ.  2016. Don't pass the salt: Evidence to support avoidance of high salt intake in CKD.  Am J Kidney Dis. Epub ahead of print.  Abstract

McGill RL, Ruthazer R, Lacson E Jr, Meyer KB, Miskulin DC, Weiner DE. 2016. Vascular imaging for hemodialysis vascular access planning. Hemodial Int. Epub ahead of print.  Abstract

Paulus JK, Wessler BS, Lundquist C, Lai LL, Raman G, Lutz JS, Kent DM. 2016. Field synopsis of sex in clinical prediction models for cardiovascular disease. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 9: S8-S15.  Abstract

Schoenfeld EM, Poronsky KE, Elia TR, Budhram GR, Garb JL, Mader TJ. 2016. Validity of STONE scores in younger patients presenting with suspected uncomplicated renal colic. Am J Emerg Med. 34: 230-234. Abstract

Ullrich CK, Rodday AM, Bingen K, Kupst MJ, Patel SK, Syrjala KL, Harris LL, Recklitis CJ, Schwartz L, Davies S, Guinan EC, Chang G, Wolfe J, Parsons SK. 2016. Parent outlook: How parents view the road ahead as they embark on hematopoietic stem cell transplant for their child. Biol Blood Marrow Transpl. 22: 104-111.  Abstract

Upshaw JN, Konstam MA, Klaveren Dv, Noubary F, Huggins GS, Kent DM. 2016. Multistate model to predict heart failure hospitalizations and all-cause mortality in outpatients with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction: Model derivation and external validation. Circ Heart Fail. pii: e003146. Abstract


Alkofide H, Huggins GS, Ruthazer R, Beshansky JR, Selker HP. 2015. Serum adiponectin levels in patients with acute coronary syndromes: Serial changes and relation to infarct size. Diab Vasc Dis Res. 12: 411-419.  Abstract

Alkofide H, Huggins GS, Beshansky JR, Ruthazer R, Peter I, Ray M, Mukherjee JT, Selker HP. 2015. C-Reactive protein reactions to glucose-insulin-potassium infusion and relations to infarct size in patients with acute coronary syndromes. BMC Cardiovasc Disord. 15: 163.  Abstract

Al-Naamani N, Preston IR, Paulus JK, Hill NS, Roberts KE. 2015. Pulmonary arterial capacitance is an important predictor of mortality in heart failure with a preserved ejection fraction. JACC Heart Fail. 3: 467-474.  Abstract

Bannuru RR, Kent DM, McAlindon TE. 2015. Pharmacologic interventions for knee osteoarthritis. Ann Intern Med. 162: 672. Abstract

Bannuru RR, Schmid CH, Kent DM, Vaysbrot EE, Wong JB, McAlindon TE. 2015. Comparative effectiveness of pharmacologic interventions for knee osteoarthritis: a systematic review and network meta-analysis. Ann Intern Med. 162: 46-54. Abstract

Ezzaty Mirhashemi M, Zintl A, Grant T, Lucy FE, Mulcahy G, De Waal T. 2015. Comparison of diagnostic techniques for the detection of Cryptosporidium oocysts in animal samples. Exp Parasitol. 151-152:14-20. Abstract

Finnerty NM, Rodriguez RM, Carpenter CR, Sun BC, Theyyunni N, Ohle R, Dodd KW, Schoenfeld EM, ELM KD, Kline JA, Holmes JF, Kupperman N. 2015. Clinical Decision Rules for Diagnostic Imaging in the Emergency Department: A Research Agenda. Acad Emerg Med. 22: 1406-1416. Abstract

Fisher K, Stefan M, Darling C, Lessard D, Goldberg RJ. 2015. Impact of COPD on the mortality and treatment of patients hospitalized with acute decompensated heart failure (The Worcester Heart Failure Study). Chest 147: 637-645.  Abstract

Goepfert EJ, Mulé, CM, von Hahn E, Visco Z, Siegel M. 2015. Family system interventions for families of children with autism spectrum disorder. Child Adoles Psychiatr Clin N Am. 24: 571-583. Abstract

Gooding HC, Rodday AM, Wong JB, Gillman MW, Lloyd-Jones DM, Leslie LK, de Ferranti SD. 2015. Application of pediatric and adult guidelines for treatment of lipid levels among US adolescents transitioning to young adulthood. JAMA Pediatr. 169: 569-574.  Abstract

Heinze KE, Rodday AM, Nolan MT, Bingen K, Kupst MJ, Patel SK, Syrjala K, Harris L, Recklitis C, Schwartz L, Davies S, Guinan EC, Noll R, Chang G, Parsons SK. 2015. The impact of pediatric blood and marrow transplant on parents: introduction of the parent impact scale. Health Qual Life Outcomes. 13: 46.  Abstract

Lerner D, Rogers WH, Chang H, Rodday AM, Greenhill A, Villagra VG, Antetomaso JR, Patel AA, Vo L. 2015. The health care and productivity costs of back and neck pain in a multi-employer sample of utility industry employees. J Occup Environ Med. 57: 32-43. Abstract

Lindenauer PK, Stefan MS, Shieh MS, Pekow PS, Rothberg MB, Hill NS. 2015. Hospital patterns of mechanical ventilation for patients with exacerbations of COPD. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 12: 402-409. Abstract

Loh KP, Stefan MS, Friderici J, Tan EK, Ogunneye O, Kleppel R, Stewart JA. 2015. Healthcare professionals' perceptions and knowledge of the USPSTF guidelines on breast self-examination. South Med J. 108: 459-462. Abstract

McGill RL, Tsukahara T, Bhardwaj R, Kapetanos AT, Marcus RJ. 2015. Inpatient venous access practices: PICC culture and the kidney patient. J Vasc Access. 16: 206-210.   Abstract

Nguyen JL, Link MS, Luttmann-Gibson H, Laden F, Schwartz J, Wessler BS, Mittleman MA, Gold DR, Dockery DW. 2015. Drier air, lower temperatures, and triggering of paroxysmal atrial fibrillation. Epidemiology. 26: 374-80.  Abstract

Nevers T, Salvador AM, Grodecki-Pena A, Knapp A, Velazquez F, Aronovitz M, Kapur NK, Karas RH, Blanton RM, Alcaide P. 2015. Left ventricular T dell recruitment contributes to the pathogenesis of heart failure. Circ Heart Fail. 8: 776-787.   Abstract

Ogunneye O, Rothberg MB, Friderici J, Slawsky MT, Gadiraju VT, Stefan MS. 2015. The association between skilled nursing facility care quality and 30-day readmission rates after hospitalization for heart failure. Am J Med Qual. 30: 205-213. Abstract

Pennarola BW, Rodday AM, Bingen K, Schwartz LA, Patel SK, Syrjala KL, Mayer DK, Ratichek SJ, Guinan EC, Kupst MJ, Hibbard JH, Parsons SK. 2015. Changing factors associated with parent activation after pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplant. Support Cancer Care 23: 1996-2006. Abstract

Pruthi D, Khankin EV, Blanton RM, Aronovitz M, Burke SD, McCurley A, Karumanchi SA, Jaffe IZ. 2015. Exposure to experimental preeclampsia in mice enhances the vascular response to future injury. Hypertension. 65: 863-870.   Abstract

Rodday AM, Parsons SK, Snyder F, Simon MA, Llanos AA, Warren-Mears V, Dudley D, Lee JH, Patierno SR, Markossian TW, Sanders M, Whitley EM, Freund KM. 2015. Impact of patient navigation in eliminating economic disparities in cancer care. Cancer 121: 4025-4034.  Abstract

Rodday AM, Parsons SK, Mankiw C, Correll CU, Robb AS, Zima BT, Saunders TS, Leslie LK. 2015. Child and adolescent psychiatrists' reported monitoring behaviors for second-generation antipsychotics. J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol. 25: 351-361. Abstract>

Soares WE 3rd, Sohoni A, Hern HG, Wills CP, Alter HJ, Simon BC. 2015. Comparison of the multiple mini-interview with the traditional interview for U.S. emergency medicine residency applicants: a single-institution experience. Acad Med. 90: 76-81. Abstract

Stefan MS, Au DH, Mularski RA, Krishnan JA, Naureckas ET, Carson SS, Godwin P, Priya A, Pekow PS, Lindenauer PK. 2015. Hospitalist attitudes toward the assessment and management of dyspnea in patients with acute cardiopulmonary diseases. J Hosp Med. 10: 724-730.  Abstract

Stefan MS, Nathanson BH, Higgins TL, Steingrub JS, Lagu T, Rothberg MB, Lindenauer PK. 2015. Comparative effectiveness of noninvasive and invasive ventilation in critically ill patients with acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Crit Care Med. 43: 1386-1394. Abstract

Stefan MS, Jaber R, Lindenauer PK, Garb JL, Fitzgerald J, Rothberg MB. 2015. Death among patients hospitalized with pneumonia: implications for hospital outcome measures. JAMA Intern Med. 175(5):851-3.  Abstract

Stefan MS, Shieh MS, Pekow PS, Hill N, Rothberg MB, Lindenauer PK. 2015. Trends in mechanical ventilation among patients hospitalized With acute exacerbations of COPD in the United States, 2001 to 2011. Chest. 147: 959-968. Abstract

Terrin N, Rodday AM, Parsons SK. 2015. Joint models for predicting transplant-related mortality from quality of life data. Qual Life Res. 24: 31-39.  Abstract

Thuppal SV, Karthik R, Abraham OC, Wanke CA, Mwamburi M, Terrin N, Cohen JT, Mathai D, Muliyil J, Kang G. 2015. Cost Estimation of First-Line Antiretroviral Therapy with Zidovudine/Stavudine as the Nucleoside Backbone in India: A Pilot Study. J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care. 14: 180-184.  Abstract

Thuppal SV, Wanke CA, Noubary F, Cohen JT, Mwamburi M, Ooriapdickal AC, Muliyil J, Kang G, Varghese GM, Rupali P, Karthik R, Sathasivam R, Clarance P, Pulimood SA, Peter D, George L. 2015. Toxicity and clinical outcomes in patients with HIV on zidovudine and tenofovir based regimens: a retrospective cohort study. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 109: 379-385. Abstract

Wessler BS, Kent DM, Thaler DE, Ruthazer R, Lutz JS, Serena J. 2015. The RoPE score and right-to-left shunt severity by transcranial Doppler in the CODICIA Study. Cerebrovasc Dis. 40: 52-58.  Abstract

Wessler BS, Kent DM. 2015. Prevention of recurrent stroke in patients with patent foramen ovale. Neurol Clin. 33: 491-500.  Abstract

Wessler BS, Kent DM. 2015. Controversies in cardioembolic stroke. Curr Treat Options Cardiovasc Med. 17: 358.  Abstract

Wessler BS, Udelson JE. 2015. Neuronal dysfunction and medical therapy in heart failure: can an imaging biomarker help to "personalize" therapy? J Nuc Med Suppl. 4: 20S-24S.  Abstract>

Wessler BS, Lai Yh L, Kramer W, Cangelosi M, Raman G, Lutz JS, Kent DM. 2015. Clinical prediction models for dardiovascular disease: Tufts predictive analytics and comparative effectiveness clinical prediction nodel database. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 8: 368-375.  Abstract

Zhang FF, Kelly MJ, Must A, Saltzman E, Parsons SK. 2015. Obesity is an important health problem in survivors of pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer 62: 2058-2059.  Abstract


Allison GM, Muldoon EG, Kent D, Paulus JK, Ruthazer R, Ren A, Snydman DR. 2014. Prediction model for 30-day hospital readmissions among patients discharged receiving outpatient parenteral antibiotic therapy (OPAT). Clin Infect Dis. 58: 812-819. Abstract

Al-Naamani N, Roberts KE, Hill NS, Preston IR. 2014. Imatinib as rescue therapy in a patient with pulmonary hypertension associated with Gaucher disease. Chest. 146: e81-3. Abstract

Bannuru RR, Flavin NE, Vaysbrot E, Harvey W, McAlindon T. 2014. High-energy extracorporeal shock-wave therapy for treating chronic calcific tendinitis of the shoulder: a systematic review. Ann Intern Med. 160: 542-549. Abstract

Bannuru RR, Vaysbrot EE, Sullivan MC, McAlindon TE. 2014. Relative efficacy of hyaluronic acid in comparison with NSAIDs for knee osteoarthritis: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 43: 593-599. Abstract

Bannuru RR, Vaysbrot EE, McIntyre LF. 2014. Did the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons osteoarthritis guidelines miss the mark? Arthroscopy. 30: 86-89.  Abstract

Cangelosi MJ, Rodday AM, Saunders T, Cohen JT. 2014. Evaluation of the economic burden of diseases associated with poor nutrition status. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 38: 35S-41S. Abstract

Drew DA, Lok CE. 2014. Strategies for planning the optimal dialysis access for an individual patient. Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens. 23: 314-320. Abstract

Drew DA, Sarnak MJ. 2014. Ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke: High incidence in hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis patients. Am J Kidney Dis. 63: 457-458.  Abstract

Drew DA, Tighiouart H, Scott TM, Lou KV, Fan L, Shaffi K, Weiner DE, J Sarnak M. 2014. FGF-23 and cognitive performance in hemodialysis patients. Hemodial Int. 18: 78-86.  Abstract

Graham RJ, Rodday AM, Parsons SK. 2014. Family-centered assessment and function for children with chronic mechanical respiratory support. J Pediatr Health Care. 28: 295-304.  Abstract

Hayek M, Mackie TI, Mulé CM, Bellonci C, Hyde J, Bakan JS, Leslie LK. 2014. A multi-state study on mental health evaluation for children entering foster care. Adm Policy Ment Health. 41: 552-567. Abstract

Kapur NK, Upshaw J, Kiernan MS, Pham DT. 2014. Left ventricular assist device thrombosis presenting as an acute coronary syndrome. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 147: e72-73.  Abstract

Kelly MJ, Trikalinos TA, Dahabreh IJ, Gianferante M, Parsons SK. 2014. Cranial radiation for pediatric T-lineage acute lymphoblastic leukemia: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Am J Heamtol. 89: 992-997. Abstract

Kelly MJ, Horan JT, Alonzo TA, Eapen M, Gerbing RB, He W, Lange BJ, Parsons SK, Woods WG.2014. Comparable survival for pediatric acute myeloid leukemia with poor-risk cytogenetics following chemotherapy, matched related donor, or unrelated donor transplantation. Pediatr Blood Cancer 61: 269-275.  Abstract

Lagu T, Stefan MS, Haessler S, Higgins TL, Rothberg MB, Nathanson BH, Hannon NS, Steingrub JS, Lindenauer PK. 2014. The impact of hospital-onset Clostridium difficile infection on outcomes of hospitalized patients with sepsis. J Hosp Med. 9: 411-417. Abstract

Lee SY, Friderici J, Stefan MS, Rothberg MB. 2014. Impact of the 2008 U.S. Preventative Services Task Force recommendation on frequency of prostate-specific antigen screening in older men. J Am Geriatr Soc. 62: 1912-1915.  Abstract>

Leyenaar JK, Shieh MS, Lagu T, Pekow PS, Lindenauer PK. 2014. Comparative effectiveness of ceftriaxone in combination with a macrolide compared with deftriaxone alone for pediatric patients hospitalized with community acquired pneumonia. Pediatr Infect Dis. 33: 387-392.  Abstract

Lindenauer PK, Stefan MS, Shieh MS, Pekow PS, Rothberg MB, Hill NS. 2014. Outcomes associated with invasive and noninvasive ventilation among patients hospitalized with exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. JAMA Intern Med. 174: 1982-1993. Abstract

Lindenauer PK, Shieh MS, Pekow PS, Stefan MS. 2014. Use and outcomes associated with long-acting bronchodilators among patients hospitalized for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 11: 1186-1194. Abstract

Lindenauer PK, Stefan MS, Johnson KG, Priya A, Pekow PS, Rothberg MB. 2014. Prevalence, treatment, and outcomes associated with OSA among patients hospitalized with pneumonia. Chest 145: 1032-1038. Abstract

Lindenauer PK, Shieh MS, Pekow P, Stefan MS. 2014. Reply: long-acting bronchodilators in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: still more to know. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 11: 1505. Abstract

Linder D, Mueller M. 2014. Pet obesity management: beyond nutrition. Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract. 44: 789-806.  Abstract

Mader TJ, Nathanson BH, Soares WE 3rd, Coute RA, McNally BF. 2014. Comparative effectiveness of therapeutic hypothermia after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest: Insight from a large data registry. Ther Hypothermia Temp Manag. 4: 21-31.   Abstract

McAlindon TE, Bannuru RR, Sullivan MC, Arden NK, Berenbaum F, Bierma-Zeinstra SM, Hawker GA, Henrotin Y, Hunter DJ, Kawaguchi H, Kwoh K, Lohmander S, Rannou F, Roos EM, Underwood M. 2014. OARSI guidelines for the non-surgical management of knee osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 22: 890-891.  Abstract

Paul S, Sebehr GJ, Weinstein B, Roper J. 2014. Co-occurrence of idiopathic granulomatous hepatitis and primary biliary cirrhosis. Dig Dis Sci. 59(11):2831-5. Abstract

Paul S, Wand M, Emerick GT, Richter JM. 2014. The role of lantanoprost in an inflammatory bowel disease flare. Gastroenterol Rep (Oxf) 2(3):232-4. Abstract

Paul S, Sebehr GJ, Allison HA. 2014. Abnormal liver function tests in the third trimester: A diagnostic dilemma. Acute catty liver of pregnancy. Gastroenterol. 146: 910,1136. Abstract

Raghunathan K, Shaw A, Nathanson B, Stürmer T, Brookhart A, Stefan MS, Setoguchi S, Beadles C, Lindenauer PK. 2014. Association between the choice of IV crystalloid and in-hospital mortality among critically ill adults with sepsis. Crit Care Med. 42: 1585-1591. Abstract

Rodday AM, Parsons SK, Correll CU, Robb AS, Zima BT, Saunders TS, Leslie LK. 2014. Child and adolescent psychiatrists' attitudes and practices prescribing second generation antipsychotics. J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol. 24: 90-93. Abstract

Schoels MM, Braun J, Dougados M, Emery P, Fitzgerald O, Kavanaugh A, Kvien TK, Landewé R, Luger T, Mease P, Olivieri I, Reveille J, Ritchlin C, Rudwaleit M, Sieper J, Smolen JS, Wit MD, van der Heijde D. 2014. Treating axial and peripheral spondyloarthritis, including psoriatic arthritis, to target: results of a systematic literature search to support an international treat-to-target recommendation in spondyloarthritis. Ann Rheum Dis. 73: 238-242.  Abstract

Sullivan MC, Manning E, Bannuru RR. 2014. Yoga for Rheumatic Conditions: Potential Physical, Cognitive and Affective Advantages. J Yoga Phys Ther. 4: 160. Abstract

Zhang FF, Rodday AM, Kelly MJ, Must A, Macpherson C, Roberts SB, Saltzman E, Parsons SK. 2014. Predictors of being overweight or obese in survivors of pediatric acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL). Pediatr Blood Cancers 61: 1263-1269. Abstract