The Clinical and Population Health Research (CPHR) program in the Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences at the University of Massachusetts Medical School emphasizes clinical and health services research skills, providing students the tools to conduct research on health care access, screening, treatment, quality, and outcomes. This collection showcases publications and presentations written by CPHR faculty and students.

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Publications from 2009

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Temporal trends in the use of invasive cardiac procedures for non-ST segment elevation acute coronary syndromes according to initial risk stratification., Sean Jedrzkiewicz, Shaun G. Goodman, Raymond T. Yan, Robert C. Welsh, Jan Kornder, J. Paul DeYoung, Graham C. Wong, Barry Rose, Francois R. Grondin, Richard Gallo, Wei Huang, Joel M. Gore, Andrew T. Yan, and Canadian Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events (GRACE/GRACE2) Investigators

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A Prospective Nested Case-Control Study of Dengue in Infants: Rethinking and Refining the Antibody-Dependent Enhancement Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever Model., Daniel H. Libraty, Luz P. Acosta, Veronica Tallo, Edelwisa Segubre-Mercado, Analisa Bautista, James A. Potts, Richard G. Jarman, In-Kyu Yoon, Robert V. Gibbons, Job D. Brion, and Rosario Z. Capeding

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Elders with Serious Mental Illness: Lost Opportunities and New Policy Options, Darlene M. O'Connor, Faith C. Little, and Richard H. McManus

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Recent Trends in Clinical Outcomes and Resource Utilization for Pulmonary Embolism in the United States: Findings From the Nationwide Inpatient Sample, B. Park, Louis M. Messina, Phong Dargon, Wei Huang, R. Ciocca, and Frederick A. Anderson

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The effect of a low-glycemic diet vs a standard diet on blood glucose levels and macronutrient intake in children with type 1 diabetes, Alisha J. Rovner, Tonja R. Nansel, and Lauren A. Gellar

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Constipation and Risk of Cardiovascular Events in Menopausal Women, Elena Salmoirago Blotcher, Sybil L. Crawford, Elizabeth A. Jackson, Judith K. Ockene, and Ira S. Ockene

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Methodological limitations of psychosocial interventions in patients with an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD) A systematic review., Elena Salmoirago Blotcher and Ira S. Ockene

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Mortality following placement of drug-eluting and bare-metal stents for ST-segment elevation acute myocardial infarction in the Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events, Phillippe Gabriel Steg, Keith A. A. Fox, Kim A. Eagle, Mark I. Furman, Frans Van de Werf, Gilles Montalescot, Shaun G. Goodman, Alvaro Avezum, Wei Huang, and Joel M. Gore

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Examining the Effects of Treatment and Patient Characteristics on Patient Profiles of Depression, Anxiety and Functionality after an Acute Coronary Syndrome, Mayra Tisminetzky, B. C. Bray, Ruben Miozzo, and Thomas J. McLaughlin

Publications from 2008

Simplified composite disease activity measures in rheumatoid arthritis: should they be used in standard care, Mary Jane Bentley and George W. Reed

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Comparison of drug adherence rates among patients with seven different medical conditions, Becky A. Briesacher, Susan E. Andrade, Hassan Fouayzi, and K. Arnold Chan

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Stress-Associated Poor Health Among Adult Immigrants with a Language Barrier in the United States, Hongliu Ding and Lee Hargraves

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Perceived accessibility as a predictor of youth smoking, Chyke A. Doubeni, Wenjun Li, Hassan Fouayzi, and Joseph R. DiFranza

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Cost-related medication nonadherence and spending on basic needs following implementation of Medicare Part D., Jeanne M. Madden, Amy J. Graves, Fang Zhang, Alyce S. Adams, Becky A. Briesacher, Dennis Ross-Degnan, Jerry H. Gurwitz, Marsha Pierre-Jacques, Dana Gelb Safran, Gerald S. Adler, and Stephen B. Soumerai

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Effect of varying glycemic index meals on blood glucose control assessed with continuous glucose monitoring in youth with type 1 diabetes on basal-bolus insulin regimens, Tonja R. Nansel, Lauren A. Gellar, and Adrienne McGill

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Thirty-year trends (1975-2005) in the magnitude and hospital death rates associated with complete heart block in patients with acute myocardial infarction: a population-based perspective, Hoa L. Nguyen, Darleen M. Lessard, Frederick A. Spencer, Jorge L. Yarzebski, Juan Carlos Zevallos, Joel M. Gore, and Robert J. Goldberg

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Clinical and laboratory features that distinguish dengue from other febrile illnesses in endemic populations, James A. Potts and Alan L. Rothman

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Alzheimer's disease: epidemiology, genetics, and beyond, Xiao-Ping Wang and Hongliu Ding

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Changes of procedural learning in Chinese patients with non-demented Parkinson disease, Xiao-Ping Wang, Bo-Min Sun, and Hongliu Ding

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Is coronary artery disease a multifactorial inherited disorder with a sex-influenced trait, Changsheng Yang, Xiao-Ping Wang, and Hongliu Ding

Publications from 2007

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Family medicine physicians' views of how to improve chronic pain management, Linda Garufi Clark and Carole C. Upshur

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Healthy eating practices: perceptions, facilitators, and barriers among youth with diabetes, Lauren A. Gellar, Kelly Schrader, and Tonja R. Nansel

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Validity of gout diagnoses in administrative data, Leslie R. Harrold, Kenneth G. Saag, Robert A. Yood, Ted R. Mikuls, Susan E. Andrade, Hassan Fouayzi, Judith Davis, K. Arnold Chan, Marsha A. Raebel, Ann Von Worley, and Richard Platt

Publications from 2006

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Patterns and predictors of mammography utilization among breast cancer survivors, Chyke A. Doubeni, Terry S. Field, Marianne Ulcickas Yood, Sharon J. Rolnick, Charles P. Quessenberry, Hassan Fouayzi, Jerry H. Gurwitz, and Feifei Wei

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Acceptability of lower glycemic index foods in the diabetes camp setting, Tonja R. Nansel, Lauren A. Gellar, and Linda Zeitzoff

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Primary care provider concerns about management of chronic pain in community clinic populations, Carole C. Upshur, Roger S. Luckmann, and Judith A. Savageau

Publications from 2005

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Disparities and survival among breast cancer patients, Terry S. Field, Diana S. M. Buist, Chyke A. Doubeni, Shelley M. Enger, Hassan Fouayzi, Gene Hart, Eli J. Korner, Lois E. Lamerato, Donald J. Bachman, Jennifer L. Ellis, Lisa J. Herrinton, Mark C. Hornbrook, Richard Krajenta, Liyan Liu, and Janice Yao

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Building a virtual cancer research organization, Mark C. Hornbrook, Gene Hart, Jennifer L. Ellis, Donald J. Bachman, Gary Ansell, Sarah M. Greene, Edward H. Wagner, Roy Pardee, Mark M. Schmidt, Ann M. Geiger, Amy L. Butani, Terry S. Field, Hassan Fouayzi, Irina Miroshnik, Liyan Liu, Robert Diseker, Karen Wells, Richard Krajenta, Lois E. Lamerato, and Christine Neslund Dudas