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Select Publications by MPCI Faculty

2010

• Givens JL, Tjia J, Zhao C, Emmanuel E, Ash A. Racial and ethnic differences in hospice use among patients with heart failure. Archives of In Med 2010;170:427-432.

Donovan JL, Kanaan AO, Thomson MS, Rochon P, Lee M, Gavendo L, Zhao Y, Baril JL, Field TS, Gurwitz JH. Effect of clinical decision support on psychotropic medication prescribing in the long-term care setting. J Am Geriatr Soc 2010;58:1005-7.

• Serebruany V, Rao SV, Silva MA, Donovan JL, Kanaan AO, Makarov L, Goto S, Atar D. Correlation of inhibition of platelet aggregation after clopidogrel with post discharge bleeding events: Assessment by different bleeding classifications. Euro Heart J 2010;3:227-35.

• Tighe DA, Tran MT, Donovan JL, Cook JR. Cardiology Drug Guide 2010. Sudbury Massachusetts: Jones and Bartlett Publishing 2010.

Doubeni CA, Layeimo AO, Klabunde C, Young A, Reed G, Field TS, Fletcher R. Racial and ethnic differences in colorectal cancer screening trends among Medicare enrollees 2000 – 2005. Am J Prev Med 2010;38:184-191.

• Layeimo AO, Doubeni CA, Pinsky PF, Doria-Rose VP, Bresalier R, Lamerato LE, Crawford ED, Kvale P, Fouad M, Hickey T, Riley T, Weissfeld J, Schoen RE, Marcus PM, Prorok PC, Berg CD. Race and colorectal cancer disparities: Healthcare utilization versus different cancer susceptibilities. JNCI 2010;102:1-9 (Published with an editorial)

Doubeni CA, Reed G, DiFranza JR. The course of symptom development in nicotine dependence. Pediatrics 2010;125:1127-33.

• Fornasini M, Yarzebski J, Chiriboga D, Lessard D, Spencer FA, Aurigemma P, Gore JM, Goldberg RJ. Contemporary trends in evidence-based treatment for acute myocardial infarction. Am J Med 2010;123;166-172.

• Chinali M, Joffe SW, Aurigemma GP, Makam R, Meyer TE, Goldberg RJ. Risk factors and comorbidities in a community-wide sample of patients hospitalized with acute systolic or diastolic heart failure: The Worcester Heart Failure Study. Coronary Artery Dis 2010;21:137-143.

• Lemon SC. Olendzki B, Magner R, Li W, Culver AL, Ockene I, Goldberg RJ. The dietary quality of persons with heart failure in NHANES 1999-200y6. J Gen Intern Med 2010;25:135-140.

• Spencer FA, Montalescot G, Fox KAA, Goodman SG, Granger CB, Goldberg RJ, Oliveira GBF, Anderson FA, Eagle KA, et al. and for the Global Registgry of Acute Coronary Events (GRACE) Investigators. Delay to reperfusion in patients with acute myocardial infarction presenting to acute care hospital. An international perspective. Eur Heart J 2010;31:1328-36.

Briesacher BA, Andrade SE, Harrold LR, Fouayzi H, Yood RA. Adoption of once- monthly oral bisphosphonates and the impact on adherence. Am J Med 2010;123:275- 80.

Briesacher BA, Andrade SE, Harrold LR, Fouayzi H, Yood RA. Adherence and occurrence of fractures after switching to once-monthly oral bisphosphonates. Pharmacoepi Drug Saf 2010;19:1233-1240.

Mazor KM, Andrade SE, Yood RA. Older women's views about prescription osteoporosis medication: A cross-sectional, qualitative study. Drugs Aging 2010;27:999-1008.

Briesacher BA, Ross-Degnan D, Wagner AK, Fouayzi H, Zhang F, Gurwitz JH, Soumerai S. Out-of pocket burden of health care spending and the adequacy of the Medicare Part D low-income subsidy. Medical Care 2010;48:503-9.

Harrold LR, Andrade SE, Briesacher BA, Raebel MA, Fouayzi H. Yood RA, Ockene IS. The dynamics of chronic gout treatment: medication gaps and return to therapy. American Journal of Medicine 2010;123:54-9.

• Curtis JR, Chen L, Harrold LR, Narongroeknawin P, Reed G, Solomon DH. Physician preference motivates use of anti-TNF therapy independent of clinical disease activity. Arthritis Care & Research 2010;62:101-7.

Tjia J, Briesacher B, Xie D, Fu J, Goldberg RJ. Disparities in combination drug therapy use in older adults with coronary heart disease: a cross-sectional time-series in a nationally respresentative US sample. Drugs & Aging 2010;27:149-58.

Chen Y, Briesacher BA, Field TS, Tjia J, Lau D, Gurwitz JH. Unexplained variation across U.S. nursing homes in antipsychotic prescribing rates. Archives of Internal Medicine 2010;170:917-8.

Briesacher BA, Soumerai SB, Field TS, Fouayzi H. Gurwitz JH. Medicare part D’s exclusion of benzodiazepines and fracture risk in nursing homes. Archives of Internal Medicine 2010;170:693-8.

• Nguyen HL, Saczynski JS, Gore JM, Goldberg RJ. Age and sex differences in duration of pre hospital delay in patients with acute myocardial infarction: A systematic review. Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes 2010;3:82-92.

Mazor KM, Goff SL, Dodd KS, Velten SJ, Walsh KE. Parents’ perceptions of medical errors. Journal of Patient Safety 2010;6:102-107.

Waring ME, Eaton CB, Lasater TM, Lapane K. Incident diabetes in relation to weight patterns during middle age. Am J Epidemiology 2010;171: 550 – 556.

Waring ME, Eaton CB, Lasater TM, Lapane KL. Correlates of weight patterns during middle age characterized using functional principal components analysis. Annals of Epidemiology 2010;20:201 – 209.

• Lu B, Zhou J, Waring ME, Parker DR, Eaton CB. Abdominal obesity and peripheral vascular disease in men and women: A comparison of waist-to-thigh ratio and waist circumference as measures of abdominal obesity. Atherosclerosis 2010; 208:253 – 257.

• McDermott M, Mazor KM et al. Attitudes and behavior of peripheral arterial disease patients toward influencing their physician’s prescription of cholesterol-lowering medication: Baseline findings from a randomized controlled clinical trial. Vascular Medicine 2010;15:83-90.

Yood RA, Andrade SE, Mazor KM, Fouyazi H, Chan W, Kahler KH. Bone density consequences of initiation and compliance with therapy for osteoporosis. Arthritis Care Research 2010;62:1440-5.

Kanaan AO, Tromp K, Abraham G. Transient Ischemic Attach. The 5-minute clinical consult. 18th Edition 2010, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins. 1340-1341.

Kanaan AO, Fetouh A, Abraham G. Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. The 5-minute clinical consult. 18th Edition 2010, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins. 1256-1257.

Doubeni CA, Laiyemo AO, Young A, Klabunde C, Reed G, Field TS. Fletcher RH. Primary care, economic barriers to health care and use of colorectal cancer screening tests among Medicare enrollees over time. Ann Fam Med 2010;8:299-307.

Tjia J, Field TS, Garber LD, Donovan LJ, Kanaan AO, Raebel MA, Zhao Y, Fuller J, Fischer SH, Gagne SJ, Gurwitz JH. Development and pilot testing of guidelines to monitor high-risk medications in the ambulatory setting. Am J Manag Care 2010;16:489-96.

Saczynski JS, Beiser AS, Seshadri S, Auerback S, Wolf PS, Au R. Depressive symptoms and risk of dementia; The Framingham Heart Study. Neurology 2010;75:35- 41.

Saczynski JS, Lessard D, Spencer TA, Gurwitz JH, Gore JM, Yarzebski J, Goldberg RJ. Declining length of stay for patients hospitalized with acute myocardial infarction: Impact on post-discharge mortality and hospital readmissions. Am J Med 2010;123:1007-15.

Goldberg RJ, Spencer FA, Szklo-Coxe M, Tisminetzky M, Yarzebski J, Lessard D, Gore JM, Gaasch W. Symptom presentation in patients hospitalized with acute heart failure. Clinical Cardiology 2010;33:E73-80.

• Spencer FA, Bates SM, Goldberg RJ, Lessard D, Emery C, Glushchenko A, Gore JM, White RH. A population-based study of inferior vena caval filters in patients diagnosed with acute venous thrombolism. Arch Intern Med 2010;170:1456-62.

• Santolucito PA, Tighe DA, McManus DD, Yarzebski J, Lessard D, Gore JM, Goldberg RJ. Management and outcomes of renal disease and acute myocardial infarction. Am J Med 2010;123:847-55.

• Nguyen HL, Goldberg RJ, Gore JM, Fox KAA, Eagle KA, Gurfinkel EP, Spencer FA, Reed G, Quill A, Anderson FA. Age and sex differences and changing trends in the use of evidence-based therapies in acute coronary syndromes: Perspectives from a multinational registry. Coronary Artery Dis 2010;21:336-44.

Tjia J, Rothman MR, Kiely DK, Schafer M, Holmes HM, Sachs G, Mitchell SL. Daily medication use in nursing home residents with advanced dementia. J Am Geriatr Soc 2010;58:880-8.

• Czechowski JL, Tjia J, Triller DM. Deeply discounted medication: Implictions of the generic prescription drug wars. J Am Pharmacists Association 2010;50:752-7.

Donovan JL, Tran MT, Kanaan AO. An overview of heparin-induced thrombocytopenia. J Pharm Pract 2010;23:226-34.

• Shaw PB, Donovan JL, Tran MT, Lemon SC, Burgwinkle P, Gore J. Accuracy assessment of pharmacogenetically-predictive warfarin dosing algorithms in patients of an academic medical center anticoagulation clinic. J Thromb Thrombolysis 2010;30:220-5.

• Gavagan TF, Du H, Saver BG, Adams GJ, Graham D, McCray R, Goodrick K. Effect of financial incentives on improvement in medical quality indicators for primary care. J Am Board of Fam Med 2010;23:622-31.

Stille CJ, Turchi RM, Antonelli RC, Cabana M, Cheng TL, Laraque D, Perrin JM. The family centered medical home (FCMH); Specific considerations for child health research and policy. Academic Pediatrics 2010;10:211-7.

• Buhaescu I, Yood RA, Izzedine H. Serum rocalcitonin in systemic autoimmune diseases – where are we now? Semin Arthritis Rheum 2010;40:176-83.

Mazor KM, Calvi J, Cowan R, Costanza ME, Han PKJ, Greene SM, Saccoccio L, Cove E, Roblin D, Williams A. Media messages about cancer: What do people understand? Journal of Health Communication. 2010; 15(S2): 126-145.

Lemay CA, Beagan BM, Ferguson WJ, Hargraves JL. Lessons learned from a collaborative to improve care for patients with diabetes in 17 community health centers, Massachusetts, 2006. Preventing Chronic Disease 2010;7(4):A83

Lemay CA, Cashman SB, Elfenbein DS, Felice ME. A qualitative study of the meaning of fatherhood among young urban fathers. Public Health Nursing 2010;27:221-31.

• Downs TJ, Ogneva-Himmelberger Y, Aupont O, Wang Y, Raj A, Zimmerman P, Goble R, Taylor O, Churchill L, Lemay C, McLaughlin T, Felice M. Vulnerability-based spatial sampling stratification for the National Children's Study, Worcester County, Massachusetts: Capturing health-relevant environmental and sociodemographic variability. Environ Health Perspect. 2010;118:1318-25.

Walsh KE. Progress in pediatric prescring: Good, better, best. Qual Saf Health Care 2010;19:262-3.

• Nguyen HL, Gore JM, Saczynski JS, Yarzebski J, Reed G, Spencer FA, Goldberg RJ. Age and sex differences, and twenty year trends (1986-2005), in pre-hospital delay in patients hospitalized with acute myocardial infarction. Circulation CQO 2010;3;590-8.

• Chang M, Jonsson PV, Snaedal J, Bjornsson S, Saczynski JS, Aspelund T, Eiriksdottir G, Jonsdottir MK, Lopez OL, Harris TB, Gudnason V, Launer LJ. The effect of midlife physical activity on cognitive function among older adults: The Age, Gene/Environment Susceptibility (AGES)-Reykjavik Study. J Gerontology: Medical Sciences. 2010;65:1369-1374.

• Yu B, Saczynski JS, Launer LJ. Multiple imputation for estimating the risk of dementia and its impact on survival. Biometrical Journal 2010;52:616-627.

Saczynski JS, Lessard D, Spencer FA, Gurwitz JH, Gore JM, Yarzebski J, Goldberg RJ. Declining length of stay for patients hospitalized with acute myocardial infarction: Impact on post-discharge mortality and hospital readmissions. Am J Med 2010; 123:1007-1015.

Saczynski JS, Beiser AS, Seshadri S, Auerbach S, Wolf PS, Au R. Depressive symptoms and risk of dementia: The Framingham Heart Study. Neurology 2010;75:35- 41.

• Nguyen HL, Saczynski JS, Gore JM, Goldberg RJ. Age and sex differences in duration of pre hospital delay in patients with acute myocardial infarction: A Systematic Review. Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes 2010;3:82-92.

• Eaton CB, AbdulBaki A, Waring ME, Roberts MB, Lu B. The association of low selenium and renal insufficiency with coronary heart disease and all-cause mortality: NHANES III Follow-up Study. Atherosclerosis 2010: 212: 689 – 694.

Harrold LR, Mazor K, Velten S, Ockene IS, Yood RA. Patients’ and providers’ views of gout management: a qualitative study. Chronic Illness 2010;6:263-272.

Cutrona SL, Choudhry N, Fischer MA, Servi A, Liberman J, Brennan T, Shrank W. Modes of delivery for interventions to improve cardiovascular medication adherence: A systematic review. American Journal of Managed Care. 2010 Dec;16:929-42.

• Misono AS, Cutrona SL, Choudhry NK, Fischer MA, Stedman MR, Liberman JN, Brennan TA, Jain SH, Shrank WH. Healthcare information technology interventions to improve cardiovascular and diabetes medication adherence. Am J Manag Care 2010 Dec;16(12 Suppl HIT):SP82-92.

Cutrona SL, Choudhry NK, Stedman M, Servi A, Liberman JN, Brennan T, Fischer MA, Brookhart MA, Shrank WH. Physician effectiveness in interventions to improve cardiovascular medication adherence: a systematic review. J Gen Intern Med 2010;25:1090-6. Epub 2010 May 13.

• ZanettiM, Keller L, Mazor KM, Carlin M, Alper E, Hatem D, Gammon W, Pugnaire M. Using standardized patients to assess professionalism: A generalizability study. Teaching and Learning in Medicine 2010;22:274-279.

Briesacher BA, Andrade SE, Harrold LR, Fouyazi H, Yood RA. Adherence and occurrence of fractures after switching to once-monthly oral bisphophnates. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety 2010;10:1233-1240.

• Strong D, Garber L, Johnson S, et al. EHRs as an agent for change for inproving health care delivery processes. Proceedings of the American Medical Informatics Association. 2010 Annual Symposium, Washington DC

• Major JM, Doubeni CA, Freedman ND, Park Y, Lian M, Hollenbeck AR, Schatzkin A, Graubard BI, Sinha R. Neighborhood Socioeconomic Deprivation and Mortality: NIH- AARP Diet and Health Study. PLoS ONE 5(11): e15538. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0015538

• Gavagan TF, Du H, Saver BG, Adams GJ, Graham DM, McCray R, Goodrick GK. Effect of financial incentives on improvement in medical quality indicators for primary care. J Am Board of FamilyMed 2010;23:622-31.

• Spencer FA, Goldberg RJ, Lessard D, Reed G, Emery C, Gore JM, Pacifico L,Weitz JI. Factors associated with adverse outcomes in outpatients presenting with pulmonary embolism: the Worcester Venous Thromboembolism Study. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2010;3:390-4.

• Fang MC, Cutler DM, Rosen AB. Trends in thrombolytic use for ischemic stroke in the United States. Journal of Hospital Medicine; September 2010;5:406-409.

• Greenberg D, Rosen AB, Wacht O, Palmer J, Neumann PJ. A bibliometric review of cost-effectiveness analyses in the economic and medical literature: 1976-2006. Medical Decision Making; May-June 2010;30(3):320-327.

• Heisler M, Choi HJ, Rosen AB, Vijan S, Kabeto M, Langa KM, Piette JD. Hospitalizations and deaths among adults with cardiovascular disease who underuse medications because of cost: a longitudinal analysis. Medical Care; February 2010;48(2):87-94.

• Chernew M, Juster IA, Shah M, Wegh A, Rosenberg S, Rosen AB, Sokol MC, Yu- Isenberg K, Fendrick AM. Evidence that value-based insurance can be effective. Health Affairs, January 2010;29(3):1-7.

• National Research Council (2010), Accounting for Health and Health Care: Approaches to Measuring the Sources and Costs of Their Improvement. Panel to Advance a Program on the Design of National Health Accounts, Committee on National Statistics. Washington, DC: National Academies Press, 2010 (with Joseph Newhouse, David Cutler, Dennis Fryback, Alan Garber, Emmett Keeler, Jack Triplett and Christopher Mackie). Publication available at: http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=12938.

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