The vision of the Department of Population and Quantitative Health Sciences (PQHS) at the University of Massachusetts Medical School is to improve population and individual health by transforming health care delivery through methodological innovation and to become a nationally and internationally recognized resource for translational research. This collection showcases journal articles and other publications written by faculty and researchers of the Department of Population and Quantitative Health Sciences.

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Publications from 2020

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Comparative Safety and Effectiveness of Direct-Acting Oral Anticoagulants Versus Warfarin: a National Cohort Study of Nursing Home Residents, Matthew Alcusky, Jennifer Tjia, David D. McManus, Anne L. Hume, Marc Fisher, and Kate L. Lapane

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The 'Take a Break' game: Randomized trial protocol for a technology-assisted brief abstinence experience designed to engage lower-motivated smokers., Daniel J. Amante, Amanda C. Blok, Catherine S. Nagawa, Jessica G. Wijesundara, Jeroan J. Allison, Sharina D. Person, Jeanne Morley, Joseph Conigliaro, Kristin M. Mattocks, Lawrence D. Garber, Thomas K. Houston, and Rajani S. Sadasivam

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Impact of Age, Race, and Socioeconomic Status on Women's Perceptions and Preferences Regarding Communication of Estimated Breast Cancer Risk, Nita Amornsiripanitch, Sarah M. Ameri, and Robert Goldberg

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Estimation in meta-analyses of mean difference and standardized mean difference, Ilyas Bakbergenuly, David C. Hoaglin, and Elena Kulinskaya

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Methods for estimating between-study variance and overall effect in meta-analysis of odds-ratios, Ilyas Bakbergenuly, David C. Hoaglin, and Elena Kulinskaya

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Translating research into practice: Protocol for a community-engaged, stepped wedge randomized trial to reduce disparities in breast cancer treatment through a regional patient navigation collaborative, Tracy A. Battaglia, Karen M. Freund, Jennifer S. Haas, Nicole Casanova, Sharon Bak, Howard Cabral, Rachel A. Freedman, Karen Burns. White, and Stephenie C. Lemon

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Associations between perceived everyday discrimination, discrimination attributions, and binge eating among Latinas: results from the National Latino and Asian American Study, Ariel Beccia, William M. Jesdale, and Kate L. Lapane

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Investigating Socioeconomic Disparities in the Potential Healthy Eating and Physical Activity Environments of Churches, John A. Bernhart, Elizabeth A. La Valley, Andrew T. Kaczynski, Sara Wilcox, Danielle E. Jake-Schoffman, Nathan Peters, Caroline G. Dunn, and Brent Hutto

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Benefits and harms of high-dose haemodiafiltration versus high-flux haemodialysis: the comparison of high-dose haemodiafiltration with high-flux haemodialysis (CONVINCE) trial protocol, Peter J. Blankestijn, Kathrin I. Fischer, Claudia Barth, Krister Cromm, Bernard Canaud, Andrew Davenport, Diederick E. Grobbee, Jorgen Hegbrant, Kit C. Roes, Matthias S. F. Rose, Giovanni Fm. Strippoli, Robin Wm. Vernooij, Mark Woodward, G. Ardine de Wit de, and Michiel L. Bots

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Associations between depressive symptoms, cigarette smoking, and cardiovascular health: Longitudinal results from CARDIA, Allison J. Carroll, Mark D. Huffman, Lihui Zhao, David R. Jacobs, Jesse C. Stewart, Catarina I. Kiefe, Wendy Brunner, Kiang Liu, and Brian Hitsman

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Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Physical Function Before and After Total Knee Arthroplasty Among Women in the United States, Alyson M. Cavanaugh, Mitchell J. Rauh, Caroline A. Thompson, John Alcaraz, William M. Mihalko, Chloe E. Bird, Giselle Corbie-Smith, Milagros C. Rosal, Wenjun Li, Aladdin H. Shadyab, Todd Gilmer, and Andrea Z. LaCroix

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The Association Between Patient-reported Clinical Factors and 30-day Acute Care Utilization in Chronic Heart Failure, Jinying Chen, Rajani S. Sadasivam, Amanda C. Blok, Christine S. Ritchie, Catherine S. Nagawa, Elizabeth Aaker Orvek, Kanan Patel, and Thomas K. Houston

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Recurrence and Mortality of Melanoma In Situ of the Trunk or Extremities: A Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Analysis, Vijaya Daniel, Allison Crawford, Catarina I. Kiefe, and Bassel H. Mahmoud

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Risk factors and the natural history of accelerated knee osteoarthritis: a narrative review, Jeffrey B. Driban, Matthew S. Harkey, Mary F. Barbe, Robert J. Ward, James W. MacKay, Julie E. Davis, Bing Lu, Lori Lyn Price, Charles B. Eaton, Grace H. Lo, and Timothy E. McAlindon

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Diagnostic Category Prevalence in 3 Classification Systems Across the Transition to the International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision, Clinical Modification, Randall P. Ellis, Heather E. Hsu, Chenlu Song, Tzu-Chun Kuo, Bruno Martins, Jeffrey J. Siracuse, Ying Liu, and Arlene S. Ash

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Comparison of a Collective Intelligence Tailored Messaging System on Smoking Cessation Between African American and White People Who Smoke: Quasi-Experimental Design, Jamie Faro, Catherine S. Nagawa, Jeroan J. Allison, Stephenie C. Lemon, Kathleen M. Mazor, Thomas K. Houston, and Rajani S. Sadasivam

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Patient-reported outcomes feedback report for knee arthroplasty patients should present selective information in a simple design - findings of a qualitative study, Kathrin I. Fischer, Diarmuid De Faoite, and Matthias S. F. Rose

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Trajectories of Health-Related Quality of Life and HbA1c Values of Children and Adolescents With Diabetes Mellitus Type 1 Over 6 Months: A Longitudinal Observational Study, Kathrin I. Fischer, Felix H. Fischer, Dana Barthel, Christiane Otto, Ute Thyen, Marcus Klein, Otto Walter, Ulrike Ravens-Sieberer, Matthias S. F. Rose, and Sandra Nolte

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Accelerated Graduation and the Deployment of New Physicians During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Terence R. Flotte, Anne C. Larkin, Melissa A. Fischer, Sonia N. Chimienti, Deborah M. DeMarco, Pang-Yen Fan, and Michael F. Collins

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A cardiovascular disease risk prediction algorithm for use with the Medicare current beneficiary survey, Hassan Fouayzi, Arlene S. Ash, and Amy K. Rosen

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Validation and preliminary data from a health-related quality of life questionnaire for owners of dogs with cardiac disease, Lisa M. Freeman, John E. Rush, Melissa A. Clark, and Barret J. Bulmer

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Predictors of Veterans Affairs Health Service Utilization by Women Veterans during Pregnancy, Rebecca Grekin, Kara Zivin, Stephanie V. Hall, Tony Van, and Kristin M. Mattocks

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Neuropsychological assessments and psychotherapeutic services in Veterans with multiple sclerosis: Rates of utilization and their associations with socio-demographics and clinical characteristics using Veterans Health Administration-based data, Elizabeth S. Gromisch, Joseph F. Kulas, Hamada Altalib, Robert D. Kerns, Kristin M. Mattocks, Cynthia A. Brandt, and Sally Haskell

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Sex Differences in Military Sexual Trauma and Severe Self-Directed Violence, Georgina M. Gross, Silvia Ronzitti, Joan L. Combellick, Suzanne E. Decker, Kristin M. Mattocks, Rani A. Hoff, Sally G. Haskell, Cynthia A. Brandt, and Joseph L. Goulet

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Reduction of Inappropriate Antibiotic Use and Improved Outcomes by Implementation of an Algorithm-Based Clinical Guideline for Nonpurulent Skin and Soft Tissue Infections, John P. Haran, Melissa Goulding, Maureen Campion, Gail Scully, Arnav Chandra, Rebecca Goldberg, Allyson Day, Emily McLendon, and Melissa A. Clark

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Are We Optimizing the Use of Dual Antiplatelet Therapy in Patients Hospitalized with Acute Myocardial Infarction?, Essa Hariri, Darleen M. Lessard, Joel M. Gore, Jeffrey J. Rade, and Robert J. Goldberg

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Composite quantitative knee structure metrics predict the development of accelerated knee osteoarthritis: data from the osteoarthritis initiative, Matthew S. Harkey, Julie E. Davis, Lori Lyn. Price, Robert J. Ward, James W. MacKay, Charles B. Eaton, Grace H. Lo, Mary F. Barbe, Ming Zhang, Jincheng Pang, Alina C. Stout, Bing Lu, Timothy E. McAlindon, and Jeffrey B. Driban

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Patient-specific reference values for objective physical function tests: data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative, Matthew S. Harkey, Lori Lyn Price, Kieran F. Reid, Grace H. Lo, Shao-Hsien Liu, Kate L. Lapane, Lucas Ogura Dantas, Timothy E. McAlindon, and Jeffrey B. Driban

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Implementation science: Helping healthcare systems improve, George L. Jackson, Sarah L. Cutrona, Amy Kilbourne, Brandolyn S. White, Christine Everett, and Laura J. Damschroder

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Cancer Pain in Relation to Metropolitan Area Segregation and Nursing Home Racial and Ethnic Composition, William M. Jesdale, Deborah Mack, Sarah N. Forrester, and Kate L. Lapane

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Reducing Hospitalizations and Emergency Department Visits in Patients With Venous Thromboembolism Using a Multicomponent Care Transition Intervention, Alok Kapoor, Sarah Bloomstone, Saud Javed, Abiramy Maheswaran, Ahmed Nagy, Rasha Elhag, Diana Houng, Chad E. Darling, David D. McManus, Bruce A. Barton, and Kathleen M. Mazor

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Challenges and Lessons Learned From a Mobile Health, Web-Based Human Papillomavirus Intervention for Female Korean American College Students: Feasibility Experimental Study, Minjin Kim, Haeok Lee, and Jeroan J. Allison

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A Storytelling Intervention in a Mobile, Web-Based Platform: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial to Evaluate the Preliminary Effectiveness to Promote Human Papillomavirus Vaccination in Korean American College Women, Minjin Kim, Haeok Lee, Peter Kiang, Teri Aronowitz, Lisa Kennedy Sheldon, Ling Shi, and Jeroan J. Allison

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Primary Care-Based Interventions to Prevent Illicit Drug Use in Children, Adolescents, and Young Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement, Alex H. Krist, Karina W. Davidson, Carol M. Mangione, Michael J. Barry, Michael Cabana, Aaron B. Caughey, Katrina Donahue, Chyke A. Doubeni, John W. Epling Jr., Martha Kubik, Gbenga Ogedegbe, Lori Pbert, Michael Silverstein, Melissa A. Simon, Chien-Wen Tseng, and John B. Wong

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Treatment and Management of Depression Symptoms in Pregnant Veterans: Varying Experiences of Mental Health Care in the Prenatal Period, Aimee Kroll-Desrosiers, Sybil L. Crawford, Tiffany A. Moore Simas, Melissa A. Clark, and Kristin M. Mattocks

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Prescription analgesia and adjuvant use by pain severity at admission among nursing home residents with non-malignant pain, Kate L. Lapane, Anne L. Hume, Reynolds A. Morrison, and William M. Jesdale

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Patient interest in mental health mobile app interventions: Demographic and symptom-level differences, Jessica M. Lipschitz, Samantha L. Connolly, Christopher J. Miller, Timothy P. Hogan, Steven R. Simon, and Katherine E. Burdick

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Scratching the Surface: Itching for Evidence to Reduce Surgical Health Disparities in Total Shoulder Arthroplasty, Shao-Hsien Liu and Kate L. Lapane

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Simulation-based power and sample size calculation for designing interrupted time series analyses of count outcomes in evaluation of health policy interventions, Wei Liu, Shangyuan Ye, Bruce A. Barton, Melissa A. Fischer, Colleen Lawrence, Elizabeth J. Rahn, Maria I. Danila, Kenneth G. Saag, Paul A. Harris, Stephenie C. Lemon, Jeroan J. Allison, and Bo Zhang

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Prevalent Statin Use in Long-Stay Nursing Home Residents with Life-Limiting Illness, Deborah S. Mack, Jennifer Tjia, Anne L. Hume, and Kate L. Lapane

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Utilization of Health Care Among Perinatal Women in the United States: The Role of Depression, Grace A. Masters, Nien-Chen Li, Kate L. Lapane, Shao-Hsien Liu, Sharina D. Person, and Nancy Byatt

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Pain Care in the Department of Veterans Affairs: Understanding How a Cultural Shift in Pain Care Impacts Provider Decisions and Collaboration, Kristin M. Mattocks, Marc I. Rosen, John Sellinger, Tu Ngo, Brad Brummett, Diana M. Higgins, Thomas E. Reznik, Paul Holtzheimer, Alicia M. Semiatin, Todd Stapley, and Steve Martino

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Changing Trends in the Landscape of Patients Hospitalized With Acute Myocardial Infarction (2001 to 2011) (from the Worcester Heart Attack Study), Regino Mercado-Lubo, Jorge Yarzebski, Darleen M. Lessard, Joel M. Gore, and Robert J. Goldberg

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Association of smoking and right ventricular function in middle age: CARDIA study, Henrique T. Moreira, Anderson C. Armstrong, Chike C. Nwabuo, Henrique D. Vasconcellos, Andre Schmidt, Ravi K. Sharma, Bharath Ambale-Venkatesh, Mohammad R. Ostovaneh, Catarina I. Kiefe, Cora E. Lewis, Pamela J. Schreiner, Stephen Sidney, Kofo O. Ogunyankin, Samuel S. Gidding, and Joao A. C. Lima

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Reducing barriers to post-9/11 veterans' use of programs and services as they transition to civilian life, Nicole R. Morgan, Keith R. Aronson, Daniel F. Perkins, Julia A. Bleser, Katie Davenport, Dawne Vogt, Laurel A. Copeland, Erin P. Finley, and Cynthia L. Gilman

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The validation of organisational culture assessment instrument in healthcare setting: results from a cross-sectional study in Vietnam, Huy Nguyen, Nguyen Thi Hoai Thu, Nguyen Le Tuan Anh, Nguyen Thanh Hai Au, Nguyen The Phuong, Nguyen Thi Cham, and Pham Duc Minh

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An adaptive model of health system organization and responses helped Vietnam to successfully halt the Covid-19 pandemic: What lessons can be learned from a resource-constrained country, Huy Nguyen, Minh Van Hoang, An Thi Minh Dao, Hoa L. Nguyen, Tien Van Nguyen, Phuong The Nguyen, Long Quynh Khuong, Phuong Mai Le, and Stuart Gilmour

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Interpretation of the Epigenetic Signature of Facioscapulohumeral Muscular Dystrophy in Light of Genotype-Phenotype Studies, Ana Nikolic, Louise Maranda, and Rossella Ginevra Tupler

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Coffee and tea consumption in the early adult lifespan and left ventricular function in middle age: the CARDIA study, Chike C. Nwabuo, Aisha S. Betoko, Jared P. Reis, Henrique T. Moreira, Henrique D. Vasconcellos, Eliseo Guallar, Christopher Cox, Stephen Sidney, Bharath Ambale-Venkatesh, Cora E. Lewis, Pamela J. Schreiner, Donald Lloyd-Jones, Catarina I. Kiefe, Samuel S. Gidding, and Joao A. C. Lima

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Social Risk Factors for Medication Nonadherence: Findings from the CARDIA Study, Gabriela R. Oates, Lucia D. Juarez, Barbara Hansen, Catarina I. Kiefe, and James M. Shikany

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Society of Behavioral Medicine Call to Action: Include obesity/overweight management education in health professional curricula and provide coverage for behavior-based treatments of obesity/overweight most commonly provided by psychologists, dieticians, counselors, and other health care professionals and include such providers on all multidisciplinary teams treating patients who have overweight or obesity, Judith K. Ockene, Karen M. Ashe, Kenneth S. Peterson, Marian Fitzgibbon, Joanna Buscemi, and Akilah Dulin

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Understanding variation in covid-19 reported deaths with a novel Shewhart chart application, Rocco J. Perla, Shannon M. Provost, Gareth J. Parry, Kevin Little, and Lloyd P. Provost

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Association of Childhood Psychosocial Environment With 30-Year Cardiovascular Disease Incidence and Mortality in Middle Age, Jacob B. Pierce, Kiarri N. Kershaw, Catarina I. Kiefe, David R. Jacobs Jr., Stephen Sidney, Sharon Stein. Merkin, and Joe Feinglass

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Using a pre-procedure COVID-19 huddle to improve operating room safety, Marc Philip T. Pimentel, Camilla B. Pimentel, Kimberly Wheeler, Emily Dehmer, Joshua C. Vacanti, and Richard D. Urman

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Utilization of ACP CPT codes among high-need Medicare beneficiaries in 2017: A brief report, Amanda J. Reich, Ginger Jin, Avni Gupta, Dae Kim, Stuart Lipstiz, Holly G. Prigerson, Jennifer Tjia, Keren Ladin, Scott D. Halpern, Zara Cooper, and Joel S. Weissman

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Secure Messaging, Diabetes Self-management, and the Importance of Patient Autonomy: a Mixed Methods Study, Stephanie A. Robinson, Mark S. Zocchi, Dane Netherton, Arlene S. Ash, Carolyn M. Purington, Samantha L. Connolly, Varsha G. Vimalananda, Timothy P. Hogan, and Stephanie L. Shimada

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Learning Latent Space Representations to Predict Patient Outcomes: Model Development and Validation, Subendhu Rongali, Adam J. Rose, David D. McManus, Adarsha Bajracharya, Alok Kapoor, Edgard A. Granillo, and Hong Yu

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Physician Anxiety and Burnout: Symptom Correlates and a Prospective Pilot Study of App-Delivered Mindfulness Training, Alexandra Roy, Susan Druker, Elizabeth A. Hoge, and Judson A. Brewer

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Education, Race/Ethnicity, and Causes of Premature Mortality Among Middle-Aged Adults in 4 US Urban Communities: Results From CARDIA, 1985-2017, Brita Roy, Catarina I. Kiefe, David R. Jacobs, David C. Goff, Donald Lloyd-Jones, James M. Shikany, Jared P. Reis, Penny Gordon-Larsen, and Cora E. Lewis

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Secure Asynchronous Communication Between Smokers and Tobacco Treatment Specialists: Secondary Analysis of a Web-Assisted Tobacco Intervention in the QUIT-PRIMO and National Dental PBRN Networks, Rajani S. Sadasivam, Ariana Kamberi, Kathryn Delaughter, Barrett Phillips, Jessica H. Williams, Sarah L. Cutrona, Midge N. Ray, Gregg H. Gilbert, and Thomas K. Houston

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Rates of Potentially Inappropriate Dosing of Direct-Acting Oral Anticoagulants and Associations With Geriatric Conditions Among Older Patients With Atrial Fibrillation: The SAGE-AF Study, Saket Sanghai, Cecillia Wong, Ziyue Wang, Pia Clive, Wenisa Tran, Molly Waring, Robert J. Goldberg, Robert Hayward, Jane S. Saczynski, and David D. McManus

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Age Differences in the Chief Complaint Associated with a First Acute Myocardial Infarction and Patient's Care Seeking Behavior, Mayra Tisminetzky, Jerry H. Gurwitz, Ruben Miozzo, Anthony P. Nunes, Joel M. Gore, Darleen M. Lessard, Jorge D. Yarzebski, Edgard A. Granillo, and Robert J. Goldberg

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Primary Care Interventions for Prevention and Cessation of Tobacco Use in Children and Adolescents: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement, US Preventive Services Task Force, Douglas K. Owens, and Lori Pbert

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Screening for Bacterial Vaginosis in Pregnant Persons to Prevent Preterm Delivery: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement, US Preventive Services Task Force, Douglas K. Owens, and Lori Pbert

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Screening for Cognitive Impairment in Older Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement, US Preventive Services Task Force, Douglas K. Owens, and Lori Pbert

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Screening for Hepatitis C Virus Infection in Adolescents and Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement, US Preventive Services Task Force, Douglas K. Owens, and Lori Pbert

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Frequent mutation of hypoxia-related genes in persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn, Mingbang Wang, Deyi Zhuang, Mei Mei, Haiyan Ma, Zixiu Li, Fusheng He, Guoqiang Cheng, Guang Lin, and Wenhao Zhou

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Hearing loss and cognitive decline among older adults with atrial fibrillation: the SAGE-AF study, Weijia Wang, Darleen M. Lessard, Hawa Ozien Abu, David D. McManus, Tanya Mailhot, Jerry H. Gurwitz, Robert Goldberg, and Jane Saczynski

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Intensity and frequency of physical activity and high blood pressure in adolescents: A longitudinal study, Robert J. Wellman, Marie-Pierre Sylvestre, Patrick Abi Nader, Arnaud Chiolero, Miceline Mesidor, Erika N. Dugas, Gauthier Tougri, and Jennifer O'Loughlin

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Depression symptoms and cognitive impairment in older nursing home residents in the USA: A latent class analysis, Yiyang Yuan, Hye Sung Min, Kate L. Lapane, Anthony J. Rothschild, and Christine M. Ulbricht

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The Prevalence and Factors Associated with Antiepileptic Drug Use in US Nursing Home Residents, Danni Zhao, Divya Shridharmurthy, Matthew Alcusky, Yiyang Yuan, Anthony P. Nunes, Anne L. Hume, Jonggyu Baek, and Kate L. Lapane

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Bang for Your Buck: Could Medicare's Hospital Value-Based Purchasing Program Rein in Health-Care Spending in Pneumonia, Marya D. Zilberberg, Jennifer Tjia, and Andrew F. Shorr

Publications from 2019

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Opportunities for Employers to Support Physical Activity Through Policy, Elizabeth Ablah, Stephenie C. Lemon, Nicolaas P. Pronk, Janet R. Wojcik, Qaiser Mukhtar, Jessica Grossmeier, Keshia M. Pollack, and Laurie P. Whitsel

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Make Scientific Reading Great and More Meaningful Again: Reappraisal of the Traditional P Value in Modern-Day Clinical Research and Practice, Hawa Ozien Abu and Robert J. Goldberg

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Religious practices and long-term survival after hospital discharge for an acute coronary syndrome, Hawa Ozien Abu, Kate L. Lapane, Molly E. Waring, Christine M. Ulbricht, Randolph S. Devereaux, David D. McManus, Jeroan J. Allison, Catarina I. Kiefe, and Robert J. Goldberg

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Religiosity and Patient Activation Among Hospital Survivors of an Acute Coronary Syndrome, Hawa Ozien Abu, David D. McManus, Catarina I. Kiefe, and Robert J. Goldberg

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Religious practices and changes in health-related quality of life after hospital discharge for an acute coronary syndrome, Hawa Ozien Abu, David D. McManus, Darleen M. Lessard, Catarina I. Kiefe, and Robert J. Goldberg

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Transformation Support Provided Remotely to a National Cohort of Optometry Practices, Ronald N. Adler, Warren J. Ferguson, Hussein Antar, Michael Steinkrauss, Brian Bjoern, Valerie Konar, Jay Flanagan, and David F. Polakoff

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Changes in Anticoagulant Utilization Among United States Nursing Home Residents With Atrial Fibrillation From 2011 to 2016, Matthew Alcusky, David D. McManus, Anne L. Hume, Marc Fisher, Jennifer Tjia, and Kate L. Lapane

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Use of Electronic Health Record Access and Audit Logs to Identify Physician Actions Following Noninterruptive Alert Opening: Descriptive Study, Azraa Amroze, Terry S. Field, Hassan Fouayzi, Devi Sundaresan, Laura Burns, Lawrence Garber, Rajani S. Sadasivam, Kathleen M. Mazor, Jerry H. Gurwitz, and Sarah L. Cutrona

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Statewide Method of Measuring Ambulance Patient Offload Times, Howard D. Backer, Nicole T. D'Arcy, Adam J. Davis, Bruce A. Barton, and Karl A. Sporer

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Pitfalls of using the risk ratio in meta-analysis, Ilyas Bakbergenuly, David C. Hoaglin, and Elena Kulinskaya

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Enrollment and assessment of a first-year college class social network for a controlled trial of the indirect effect of a brief motivational intervention, Nancy P. Barnett, Melissa A. Clark, Shannon R. Kenney, Graham DiGuiseppi, Matthew K. Meisel, Sara Balestrieri, Miles Q. Ott, and John Light

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Paramedian incisional complications after prophylactic laparoscopy-assisted gastropexy in 411 dogs, Jessica K. Baron, Sue A. Casale, Eric Monnet, Philipp D. Mayhew, Jeffrey J. Runge, Christelle M. Follette, Kevin Phipps, Margaret E. Powell, Alicja I. Reczynska, Nathan T. Squire, Bruce A. Barton, and John Berg

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Risk of disordered eating at the intersection of gender and racial/ethnic identity among U.S. high school students, Ariel Beccia, Jonggyu Baek, William M. Jesdale, S. Bryn Austin, Sarah N. Forrester, Carol Curtin, and Kate L. Lapane

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Intersectional effects of racial and gender discrimination on cardiovascular health vary among black and white women and men in the CARDIA study, Ganga S. Bey, William M. Jesdale, Sarah N. Forrester, Sharina D. Person, and Catarina I. Kiefe

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Gamification to Motivate the Unmotivated Smoker: The "Take a Break" Digital Health Intervention, Amanda C. Blok, Rajani S. Sadasivam, Daniel J. Amante, Ariana Kamberi, Julie Flahive, Jeanne Morley, Joseph Conigliaro, and Thomas K. Houston

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Nurse-Driven mHealth Implementation Using the Technology Inpatient Program for Smokers (TIPS): Mixed Methods Study, Amanda C. Blok, Rajani S. Sadasivam, Timothy P. Hogan, Angela Patterson, Nicole Day, and Thomas K. Houston

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Time to Listen More and Talk Less, Barbara G. Bokhour and Sarah L. Cutrona

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Integrating Personalized Care Planning into Primary Care: a Multiple-Case Study of Early Adopting Patient-Centered Medical Homes, Rendelle E. Bolton, Barbara G. Bokhour, Timothy P. Hogan, Tana M. Luger, Mollie Ruben, and Gemmae M. Fix

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Design and methods of the Healthy Kids and Families study: a parent-focused community health worker-delivered childhood obesity prevention intervention, Amy Borg, Christina F. Haughton, Mullen Sawyer, Stephenie C. Lemon, Kevin J. Kane, Lori Pbert, Wenjun Li, and Milagros C. Rosal

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One-year survival and admission to hospital for cardiovascular events among older residents of long-term care facilities who were prescribed intensive- and moderate-dose statins, Michael A. Campitelli, Colleen J. Maxwell, Laura C. Maclagan, Dennis T. Ko, Chaim M. Bell, Lianne Jeffs, Andrew M. Morris, Kate L. Lapane, Nick Daneman, and Susan E. Bronskill

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Clinical predictors of adverse cardiovascular events for acute pediatric drug exposures, Stephanie Carreiro, Simone Miller, Bo Wang, Paul Wax, Sharan Campleman, Alex F. Manini, and ACMT Toxicology Investigators Consortium (ToxIC)

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Evaluating Longitudinal Associations Between Depressive Symptoms, Smoking, and Biomarkers of Cardiovascular Disease in the CARDIA Study, Allison J. Carroll, Mark D. Huffman, Lihui Zhao, David R. Jacobs Jr., Jesse C. Stewart, Catarina I. Kiefe, Kiang Liu, and Brian Hitsman

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Trends in cause of death among patients with multiple myeloma in Puerto Rico and the United States SEER population, 1987-2013, Maira Castaneda-Avila, Karen J. Ortiz-Ortiz, Carlos R. Torres-Cintron, Brenda M. Birmann, and Mara M. Epstein

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Preferences, use of and satisfaction with mental health services among a sample of Puerto Rican cancer patients, Eida M. Castro-Figueroa, Normarie Torres-Blasco, Milagros C. Rosal, Wallesca P. Castro, Marilis E. Gonzalez-Lorenzo, Hector Velez, Rosario Costas-Muniz, and Julio C. Jimenez

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Detecting Hypoglycemia Incidents Reported in Patients' Secure Messages: Using Cost-Sensitive Learning and Oversampling to Reduce Data Imbalance, Jinying Chen, John Lalor, Weisong Liu, Emily Druhl, Edgard A. Granillo, Varsha G. Vimalananda, and Hong Yu

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Infants Exposed To Homelessness: Health, Health Care Use, And Health Spending From Birth To Age Six, Robin E. Clark, Linda Weinreb, Julie M. Flahive, and Robert W. Seifert

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Homelessness Contributes To Pregnancy Complications, Robin E. Clark, Linda Weinreb, Julie Flahive, and Robert W. Seifert

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A Novel Tool to Improve Shared Decision Making and Adherence in Multiple Sclerosis: Development and Preliminary Testing, Nananda Col, Enrique Alvarez, Vicky Springmann, Carolina Ionete, Idanis Berrios Morales, Andrew Solomon, Christen Kutz, Carolyn Griffin, Brenda Tierman, Terrie Livingston, Michelle Patel, Danny van Leeuwen, Long Ngo, and Lori Pbert