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Selected Publications

The Meyers Health Care Institute faculty publishes its work in some of the most prestigious medical journals in the nation, highlighting the impact and reach of our work. 

See our 2020-2021 Activities Report for a complete listing.

Epstein MM, Dutcher SK, Maro JC, Saphirak C, DeLuccia S, Ramanathan M, Dhawale T, Harchandani S, Delude C, Hou L, Gertz A. Validation of an electronic algorithm for Hodgkin and non‐Hodgkin lymphoma in ICD‐10‐CM. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety. 2021 Jul.

Field TS, Fouayzi H, Crawford S, Kapoor A, Saphirak C, Handler SM, Fisher K, Johnson F, Spenard A, Zhang N, Gurwitz JH. The association of nursing home characteristics and quality with adverse events after a hospitalization. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2021 Mar.

Fisher KA, Nguyen N, Crawford S, Fouayzi H, Singh S, Mazor KM. Preferences for COVID-19 vaccination information and location: associations with vaccine hesitancy, race and ethnicity. Vaccine. 2021 Sep.

Fisher KA, Kennedy K, Bloomstone S, Ito Fukunaga M, Bell SK, Mazor KM. Can sharing clinic notes improve communication and promote self-management? A qualitative study of patients with COPD. Patient Education and Counseling. 2021 Jun.

Fisher KA, Bloomstone SJ, Walder J, Crawford S, Fouayzi H, Mazor KM. Attitudes toward a potential SARS-CoV-2 vaccine: a survey of US adults. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2020 Dec. 

Gurwitz JH, Kapoor A, Garber L, Mazor KM, Wagner J, Cutrona SL, Singh S, Kanaan AO, Donovan JL, Crawford S, Anzuoni K. Effect of a multifaceted clinical pharmacist intervention on medication safety after hospitalization in persons prescribed high-risk medications: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA Internal Medicine. 2021 May.

Ito Fukunaga M, Wiener RS, Slatore CG. The 2021 US Preventive Services Task Force recommendation on lung cancer screening: the more things stay the same ... JAMA Oncology. 2021 May.

Kapoor A, Foley G, Zhang N, Zhou Y, Crawford S, McManus D, Gurwitz J. Geriatric conditions predict discontinuation of anticoagulation in long‐term care residents with atrial fibrillation. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2020 Apr.

Kapoor A, Amroze A, Vakil F, Crawford S, Der J, Mathew J, Alper E, Yogaratnam D, Javed S, Elhag R, Lin A. SUPPORT-AF II: supporting use of anticoagulants through provider profiling of oral anticoagulant therapy for atrial fibrillation: a cluster-randomized study of electronic profiling and messaging combined with academic detailing for providers making decisions about anticoagulation in patients with atrial fibrillation. Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes. 2020 Feb.

Mazor KM, King AM, Hoppe RB, D’Addario A, Musselman TG, Tallia AF, Gallagher TH. Using crowdsourced analog patients to provide feedback on physician communication skills. Patient Education and Counseling. 2021 Mar.

Singh S, Cocoros NM, Haynes K, Nair VP, Harkins TP, Rochon PA, Platt R, Dashevsky I, Reynolds J, Mazor KM, Bloomstone S. Antidopaminergic‐Antiparkinsonian medication prescribing cascade in persons with Alzheimer's disease. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2021 May.

Singh S, Cocoros NM, Haynes K, Nair VP, Harkins TP, Rochon PA, Platt R, Dashevsky I, Reynolds J, Mazor KM, Bloomstone S. Identifying prescribing cascades in Alzheimer's disease and related dementias: the calcium channel blocker‐diuretic prescribing cascade. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety. 2021 Mar.

Tisminetzky M, Mehawej J, Miozzo R, Gurwitz JH, Gore JM, Lessard D, Abu HO, Bamgbade BA, Yarzebski J, Granillo E, Goldberg RJ. Temporal trends and patient characteristics associated with 30-day hospital readmission rates after a first acute myocardial infarction. American Journal of Medicine. 2021 Apr.

Zhang N, Patel J, Chen Z, Zhou Y, Crawford S, McManus DD, Gurwitz J, Shireman TI, Kapoor A. Geriatric conditions are associated with decreased anticoagulation use in long‐term care residents with atrial fibrillation. Journal of the American Heart Association. 2021 Aug.