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 2021

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Effect of type of diet on blood and plasma taurine concentrations, cardiac biomarkers, and echocardiograms in 4 dog breeds, Darcy Adin, Lisa Freeman, Rebecca Stepien, John E. Rush, Sonja Tjostheim, Heidi Kellihan, Michael Aherne, Michelle Vereb, and Robert J. Goldberg

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Geographic Variation in Anticoagulant Use and Resident, Nursing Home, and County Characteristics Associated With Treatment Among US Nursing Home Residents, Matthew Alcusky, Jonggyu Baek, Jennifer Tjia, David D. McManus, and Kate L. Lapane

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Should Medicare Advantage Plans Receive Billions in Additional Risk-based Payments for Potentially Unmanaged Conditions?, Matthew J. Alcusky and Eric O. Mick

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Reduction in unplanned hospitalizations associated with a physician focused intervention to reduce potentially inappropriate medication use among older adults: a population-based cohort study, Matthew J. Alcusky, R. B. Thomas, N. Jafari, S. W. Keith, A. Kee, S. Del Canale, M. Lombardi, and Vittorio Maio

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Evaluation of a Diabetes Remote Monitoring Program Facilitated by Connected Glucose Meters for Patients With Poorly Controlled Type 2 Diabetes: Randomized Crossover Trial, Daniel J. Amante, David M. Harlan, Stephenie C. Lemon, David D. McManus, Oladapo Olaitan, Sherry L. Pagoto, Ben S. Gerber, and Michael J. Thompson

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"Don't talk to them about goals of care": Understanding disparities in advance care planning, Deepshikha Charan Ashana, Noah D'Arcangelo, Priscilla K. Gazarian, Avni Gupta, Stephen Perez, Amanda J. Reich, Jennifer Tjia, Scott D. Halpern, Joel S. Weissman, and Keren Ladin

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Exposure to Weight Management Counseling Among Students at 8 U.S. Medical Schools, Karen M. Ashe, Alan C. Geller, Jyothi A. Pendharkar, Lori Pbert, Sybil L. Crawford, Melissa A. Clark, Christine F. Frisard, Cassie A. Eno, Jamie Faro, and Judith K. Ockene

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Impact of Patient Access to Online VA Notes on Healthcare Utilization and Clinician Documentation: a Retrospective Cohort Study, Amanda C. Blok, Daniel J. Amante, Timothy P. Hogan, Rajani S. Sadasivam, Stephanie L. Shimada, Susan Woods, Kim M. Nazi, and Thomas K. Houston

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Health-related quality of life among colorectal cancer survivors of diverse sexual orientations, Ulrike Boehmer, Al Ozonoff, Michael Winter, Flora Berklein, Jennifer Potter, Kevan L. Hartshorn, Kevin C. Ward, Rachel M. Ceballos, and Melissa A. Clark

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Applying Machine Learning Approaches to Suicide Prediction Using Healthcare Data: Overview and Future Directions, Edwin D. Boudreaux, Elke Rundensteiner, Feifan Liu, Bo Wang, Celine M. Larkin, Emmanuel Agu, Samiran Ghosh, Joshua Semeter, Gregory Simon, and Rachel E. Davis-Martin

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Development and psychometric evaluation of the Social Connectedness Index in nursing home residents with Alzheimer's disease and dementia using the Minimum Data Set 3.0, Carol A. Bova, William M. Jesdale, Attah Mbrah, Lynn Botelho, and Kate L. Lapane

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Trends in Anticoagulant Use at Nursing Home Admission and Variation by Frailty and Chronic Kidney Disease Among Older Adults with Atrial Fibrillation, Michael A. Campitelli, Susan E. Bronskill, Anjie Huang, Laura C. Maclagan, Clare L. Atzema, David B. Hogan, Kate L. Lapane, Daniel A. Harris, and Colleen J. Maxwell

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Risk factors for monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance: a systematic review, Maira Castaneda-Avila, Christine M. Ulbricht, and Mara M. Epstein

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Will the COVID-19 Pandemic Finally Fuel Drug Repurposing Efforts, Anna Chen, Shivangi Patel, Matthew J. Alcusky, and Vittorio Maio

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Non-specific pain and 30-day readmission in acute coronary syndromes: findings from the TRACE-CORE prospective cohort, Jinying Chen, Catarina I. Kiefe, Marc Gagnier, Darleen M. Lessard, David D. McManus, Bo Wang, and Thomas K. Houston

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Keeping weight off: Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction alters amygdala functional connectivity during weight loss maintenance in a randomized control trial, Serhiy Y. Chumachenko, Ryan J. Cali, Milagros C. Rosal, Jeroan J. Allison, Sharina D. Person, Douglas Ziedonis, Ben Nephew, Constance M. Moore, Nanyin Zhang, Jean A. King, and Carl E. Fulwiler

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Association between incarceration and incident cardiovascular disease events: results from the CARDIA cohort study, Jordan Coleman, Donald M. Lloyd-Jones, Hongyan Ning, Norrina B. Allen, Catarina I. Kiefe, Emily A. Wang, and Mark D. Huffman

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The contributions of focused attention and open monitoring in mindfulness-based cognitive therapy for affective disturbances: A 3-armed randomized dismantling trial, Brendan Cullen, Kristina Eichel, Jared R. Lindahl, Hadley Rahrig, Nisha Kini, Julie M. Flahive, and Willoughby B. Britton

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Behavioral Counseling Interventions for Healthy Weight and Weight Gain in Pregnancy: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement, Karina W. Davidson and Lori Pbert

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Screening for Colorectal Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement, Karina W. Davidson and Lori Pbert

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Characterizing Long COVID: Deep Phenotype of a Complex Condition [preprint], Rachel R. Deer, Feifan Liu, Melissa Haendel, and Peter N. Robinson

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Cardiovascular Health Metrics in Patients Hospitalized with an Acute Coronary Syndrome, Eric Y. Ding, Jordy Mehawej, Hawa Abu, Darleen M. Lessard, Jane S. Saczynski, David D. McManus, Catarina I. Kiefe, and Robert J. Goldberg

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Leaning Into Whole Health: Sustaining System Transformation While Supporting Patients and Employees During COVID-19, Eileen M. Dryden, Rendelle E. Bolton, Barbara G. Bokhour, Juliet Wu, Kelly Dvorin, Lauri Phillips, and Justeen K. Hyde

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Personal Experiences with Diagnostic Delay Among Axial Spondyloarthritis Patients: A Qualitative Study, Catherine E. Dube, Kate L. Lapane, Katarina A. Ferrucci, Ariel L. Beccia, Sara K. Khan, Esther Yi, Jonathan Kay, Kristine A. Kuhn, Alexis Ogdie, and Shao-Hsien Liu

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Physical Activity, Mental Health, and Technology Preferences to Support Cancer Survivors During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Cross-sectional Study, Jamie Faro, Kristin M. Mattocks, Catherine S. Nagawa, Stephenie C. Lemon, Bo Wang, Sarah L. Cutrona, and Rajani S. Sadasivam

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Experiences and perceptions of referrals to a community-based physical activity program for cancer survivors: a qualitative exploration, Jamie M. Faro, Kristin M. Mattocks, Dalton Mourao, Catherine S. Nagawa, Stephenie C. Lemon, Bo Wang, Sarah L. Cutrona, and Rajani S. Sadasivam

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Comparing recruitment strategies for a digital smoking cessation intervention: Technology-assisted peer recruitment, social media, ResearchMatch, and smokefree.gov, Jamie Faro, Catherine S. Nagawa, Elizabeth Aaker Orvek, Bridget M. Smith, Amanda C. Blok, Thomas K. Houston, Ariana Kamberi, Jeroan J. Allison, Sharina D. Person, and Rajani S. Sadasivam

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Health Care Satisfaction in Relation to Gender Identity: Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey, 20 States (2014-2018), Katarina A. Ferrucci, Tubanji Walubita, Ariel L. Beccia, Eric Y. Ding, William M. Jesdale, Kate L. Lapane, and Carl G. Streed Jr.

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The temporal nature of social context: Insights from the daily lives of patients with HIV, Gemmae M. Fix, Eileen M. Dryden, Jacqueline Boudreau, Nancy R. Kressin, Allen L. Gifford, and Barbara G. Bokhour

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A cross-sectional analysis of racial differences in accelerated aging and cognitive function among patients with atrial fibrillation: The SAGE-AF study: Forrester, Accelerated aging and cognitive function, Sarah N. Forrester, David D. McManus, Jane S. Saczynski, Isabelle C. Pierre-Louis, Benita A. Bamgbade, and Catarina I. Kiefe

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Accelerated aging: A marker for social factors resulting in cardiovascular events?, Sarah N. Forrester, Rachel Zmora, Pamela J. Schreiner, David R. Jacobs Jr., Veronique L. Roger, Roland J. Thorpe Jr., and Catarina I. Kiefe

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High-frequency hospital users: The tail that wags the readmissions dog, Hassan Fouayzi and Arlene S. Ash

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A Mobile Health Tool for Peer Support of Individuals Reentering Communities After Incarceration, Julia M. Fuller, Y. Xian Ho, Robert Morse, Gemmae Fix, Sarah L. Cutrona, Thomas Gaziano, Samantha L. Connolly, Robert Hass, Jonathan Jackson, and D. Keith McInnes

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Baseline Characteristics from the Women Veterans Cohort Study: Gender Differences and Similarities in Health and Healthcare Utilization, Allison E. Gaffey, Matthew M. Burg, Lindsey Rosman, Galina A. Portnoy, Cynthia A. Brandt, Casey E. Cavanagh, Melissa Skanderson, James Dziura, Kristin M. Mattocks, Lori A. Bastian, and Sally G. Haskell

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Timing of Oversedation Events Following Opiate Administration in Hospitalized Patients, John S. Garrett, Annelise Vanston, Hoa L. Nguyen, Cindy Cassity, and Angela Straza

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The RADx Tech Clinical Studies Core: A Model for Academic Based Clinical Studies, Laura L. Gibson, Nisha M. Fahey, Nathaniel Hafer, John P. Broach, Bruce A. Barton, Stephenie C. Lemon, Allison Blodgett, and David D. McManus

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Barriers and Facilitators to Implementation of Value-Based Care Models in New Medicaid Accountable Care Organizations in Massachusetts: A Study Protocol, Sarah L. Goff, Deborah Gurewich, Matthew J. Alcusky, Aparna Kachoria, Joanne Nicholson, and Jay S. Himmelstein

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Adapting a Traumatic Brain Injury Goals-of-Care Decision Aid for Critically Ill Patients to Intracerebral Hemorrhage and Hemispheric Acute Ischemic Stroke, Kelsey Goostrey, Christopher Lee, Kelsey Jones, Thomas Quinn, Jesse Moskowitz, Jolanta J. Pach, Andrea K. Knies, Lori Shutter, Robert J. Goldberg, Kathleen M. Mazor, David Y. Hwang, and Susanne Muehlschlegel

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Effect of a Multifaceted Clinical Pharmacist Intervention on Medication Safety After Hospitalization in Persons Prescribed High-risk Medications: A Randomized Clinical Trial, Jerry H. Gurwitz, Alok Kapoor, Lawrence D. Garber, Kathleen M. Mazor, Joann L. Wagner, Sarah L. Cutrona, Sonal Singh, Abir O. Kanaan, Jennifer L. Donovan, Sybil L. Crawford, Kathryn Anzuoni, Timothy J. Konola, Yanhua Zhou, and Terry S. Field

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Presentation, Treatment, and Outcomes of Older Adults Hospitalized for Acute Myocardial Infarction according to Cognitive Status: the SILVER-AMI Study, Alexandra M. Hajduk, Jane S. Saczynski, Sui Tsang, Mary E. Geda, John A. Dodson, Gregory M. Ouellet, Robert J. Goldberg, and Sarwat I. Chaudhry

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Peripartum depression: Does risk versus diagnostic status impact mother-infant bonding and perceived social support, Megan M. Hare, Aimee Kroll-Desrosiers, and Kristina M. Deligiannidis

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Femoral Cartilage Ultrasound Echo Intensity Associates with Arthroscopic Cartilage Damage, Matthew S. Harkey, Erin Little, Mikaela Thompson, Ming Zhang, Jeffrey B. Driban, and Matthew J. Salzler

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The Impact of a Randomized Controlled Trial of a Lifestyle Intervention on Sleep Among Latina Postpartum Women, Marquis Hawkins, Bess Marcus, Penelope Pekow, Milagros C. Rosal, Katherine L. Tucker, Rebecca M. C. Spencer, and Lisa Chasan-Taber

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Content analysis of promotional material for asthma-related products and therapies on Instagram, Brent Heineman, Marcella Jewell, Michael Moran, Kolbi Bradley, Kerry A. Spitzer, and Peter K. Lindenauer

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The association between ambient air pollution and birth defects in five major ethnic groups in Liuzhou, China, Xiaoli Huang, Jichang Chen, Dingyuan Zeng, Zhong Lin, Carly Herbert, Lesley Cottrell, Liu Liu, Arlene S. Ash, and Bo Wang

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Merging Implementation Practice and Science to Scale Up Promising Practices: The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Diffusion of Excellence (DoE) Program, George L. Jackson and Sarah L. Cutrona

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Daily sampling of early SARS-CoV-2 infection reveals substantial heterogeneity in infectiousness [preprint], Ruian Ke, Laura L. Gibson, Alyssa N. Owens, John P. Broach, Bruce A. Barton, Peter Lazar, David D. McManus, and Christopher B. Brooke

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Is spurious penicillin allergy a major public health concern only in high-income countries, Mamidipudi Thirumala Krishna, Pudupakkam K. Vedanthan, Rajesh Vedanthan, Reham Mohamed El Shabrawy, Ramesh Madhan, Hoa L. Nguyen, Thushara Kudagammana, Iestyn Williams, Biraj Karmacharya, Seetharaman Hariharan, Kandamaran Krishnamurthy, Stevent Sumantri, Rachel Elliott, Padukudru Anand Mahesh, and John F. Marriott

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Interventions for Tobacco Smoking Cessation in Adults, Including Pregnant Persons: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement, Alex H. Krist and Lori Pbert

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Screening for Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement, Alex H. Krist and Lori Pbert

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Screening for Hearing Loss in Older Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement, Alex H. Krist and Lori Pbert

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Screening for Hypertension in Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Reaffirmation Recommendation Statement, Alex H. Krist and Lori Pbert

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Screening for Lung Cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement, Alex H. Krist and Lori Pbert

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Screening for Vitamin D Deficiency in Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement, Alex H. Krist and Lori Pbert

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Priority-Setting to Address the Geriatric Pharmacoparadox for Pain Management: A Nursing Home Stakeholder Delphi Study, Kate L. Lapane, Catherine E. Dube, Anne L. Hume, Jennifer Tjia, William M. Jesdale, Jayne Pawasauskas, and Dmitry Khodyakov

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The relationship between restless sleep and symptoms of the knee: data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative, Kate L. Lapane, Divya Shridharmurthy, Matthew S. Harkey, Jeffrey B. Driban, Catherine E. Dube, and Shao-Hsien Liu

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Primary care physician perspectives on screening for axial spondyloarthritis: A qualitative study, Kate L. Lapane, Divya Shridharmurthy, Sara Khan, Daniel Lindstrom, Ariel Beccia, Esther Yi, Jonathan Kay, Catherine E. Dube, and Shao-Hsien Liu

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Still striding toward social justice? Redirecting physical activity research in a post-COVID-19 world, Rebecca E. Lee, Rodney P. Joseph, Loneke T. Blackman Carr, Shaila Marie. Strayhorn, Jamie M. Faro, Hannah Lane, Courtney Monroe, Dorothy Pekmezi, and Jacob Szeszulski

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Social support and strain and emotional distress among Latinos in the northeastern United States, Shir Lerman Ginzburg, Stephenie C. Lemon, Eric Romo, and Milagros C. Rosal

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Neural Multi-Task Learning for Adverse Drug Reaction Extraction, Feifan Liu, Xiaoyu Zheng, Hong Yu, and Jennifer Tjia

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Qualifying Certainty in Radiology Reports through Deep Learning-Based Natural Language Processing, Feifan Liu, Peng Zhou, Steven J. Baccei, Mark J. Masciocchi, Nita Amornsiripanitch, Catarina I. Kiefe, and Max P. Rosen

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Dysfunctional Eating Behaviors and Dietary Intake in Puerto Rico, Andrea A. Lopez-Cepero, Josiemer Mattei, Christine F. Frisard, Emily Riseberg, Julio Jimenez, Stephenie C. Lemon, and Milagros C. Rosal

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Geographic Variation of Statin Use Among US Nursing Home Residents With Life-limiting Illness, Deborah Mack, Jonggyu Baek, Jennifer Tjia, and Kate L. Lapane

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National Trends in Statin Use among the United States Nursing Home Population (2011-2016), Deborah Mack, Anne L. Hume, Jennifer Tjia, and Kate L. Lapane

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Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on mental health, access to care, and health disparities in the perinatal period, Grace A. Masters, Eugenia Asipenko, Aaron Bergman, Aaron L. Bergman, Sharina D. Person, Linda Brenckle, Tiffany Moore Simas, Jean Y. Ko, Cheryl L. Robbins, and Nancy Byatt

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Development of the Practice Readiness to Evaluate and address Perinatal Depression (PREPD) assessment, Grace A. Masters, Linda Brenckle, Padma Sankaran, Tiffany Moore Simas, Sharina D. Person, Jeroan J. Allison, Douglas Ziedonis, Jean Ko, Cheryl Robbins, and Nancy Byatt

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Developing network adequacy standards for VA Community Care, Kristin M. Mattocks, A. Rani Elwy, Elizabeth M. Yano, Justin Giovannelli, Michael Adelberg, Michelle A. Mengeling, Kristin J. Cunningham, and Kameron L. Matthews

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Physical distancing [is not equal to] physical inactivity, Stefanie M. Meyer, Matthew J. Landry, Jeanette Gustat, Stephenie C. Lemon, and Collin A. Webster

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Complex Patients Have More Emergency Visits: Don't Punish the Systems That Serve Them, Eric O. Mick, Matthew J. Alcusky, Nien-Chen Li, Frances E. Eanet, Jeroan J. Allison, Catarina I. Kiefe, and Arlene S. Ash

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Differential role of MLKL in alcohol-associated and non-alcohol-associated fatty liver diseases in mice and humans, Tatsunori Miyata, Bruce A. Barton, and Laura E. Nagy

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Written Advice Given by African American Smokers to Their Peers: Qualitative Study of Motivational Messages, Catherine S. Nagawa, Jamie M. Faro, Anitha J. Menon, Mayuko Ito Fukunaga, Jessica H. Williams, Dalton Mourao, Oluwabunmi M. Emidio, Maryann Davis, Lori Pbert, Sarah L. Cutrona, Thomas K. Houston, and Rajani S. Sadasivam

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Herbal or Dietary Supplement Use and Hypertensive Medications: Does the Combination Relate to Medication Adherence and Blood Pressure Control, Catherine S. Nagawa, Jessica A. Palakshappa, Rajani S. Sadasivam, and Thomas K. Houston

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Rapid versus traditional qualitative analysis using the Consolidated Framework for Implementation Research (CFIR), Andrea L. Nevedal, Caitlin M. Reardon, Marilla A. Opra Widerquist, George L. Jackson, Sarah L. Cutrona, Brandolyn S. White, and Laura J. Damschroder

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Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on clinical research activities: Survey of study participants and health care workers participating in a hypertension trial in Vietnam, Hoa L. Nguyen, Oanh T. Tran, Duc A. Ha, Van H. Phan, Cuc T. Nguyen, Giang H. Nguyen, Thang T. Nguyen, German Chiriboga, Robert J. Goldberg, and Jeroan J. Allison

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Vietnam’s Healthcare System Decentralization: how well does it respond to global health crises such as Covid-19 pandemic?, Huy Van Nguyen, Joseph Debattista, Minh Duc Pham, An Thi Minh Dao, Stuart Gilmour, Hoa L. Nguyen, Tien Van Nguyen, Phuong Mai Le, Phuong The Nguyen, Anh Thi Ngoc Tran, Kien Duy Vu, Son Thai Dinh, and Minh Van Hoang

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Multiple imputation to quantify misclassification in observational studies of the cognitively impaired: an application for pain assessment in nursing home residents, Anthony P. Nunes, Danni Zhao, William M. Jesdale, and Kate L. Lapane

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COVID-19 Pandemic and Pediatric Type 1 Diabetes: No Significant Change in Glycemic Control During The Pandemic Lockdown of 2020, Benjamin U. Nwosu, Layana Al-Halbouni, Sadichchha Parajuli, Gabrielle Jasmin, Emily Zitek-Morrison, and Bruce A. Barton

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Long-term GH Therapy Does Not Advance Skeletal Maturation in Children and Adolescents, Benjamin U. Nwosu, Gabrielle Jasmin, Sadichchha Parajuli, Alan D. Rogol, Ellen C. Wallace, and Austin F. Lee

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A Modified Version of the Transactional Stress Concept According to Lazarus and Folkman Was Confirmed in a Psychosomatic Inpatient Sample, Nina Obbarius, Felix Fischer, Gregor Liegl, Alexander Obbarius, and Matthias S. F. Rose

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Teaching Medical Students to Help Patients Manage Their Weight: Outcomes of an Eight-School Randomized Controlled Trial, Judith K. Ockene, Lori Pbert, Sybil L. Crawford, Christine F. Frisard, Jyothi A. Pendharkar, Rajani S. Sadasivam, Jamie M. Faro, Cathy Okuliar, Cassie Eno, Katherine Margo, Monica Ann Shaw, Taraneh Soleymani, Diane D. Stadler, Sarita Warrier, Katie White, and Alan C. Geller

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Allele-specific knockdown of mutant HTT protein via editing at coding region SNP heterozygosities, Sarah Oikemus, Edith L. Pfister, Ellen Sapp, Kathryn O. Chase, Lori A. Kennington, Edward Hudgens, Rachael Miller, Lihua Julie Zhu, Akanksh Chaudhary, Eric O. Mick, Miguel Sena-Esteves, Scot A. Wolfe, Marian DiFiglia, Neil Aronin, and Michael H. Brodsky

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Effect of Levodopa Initiation on the Gut Microbiota in Parkinson's Disease, Natalia Palacios, Anas Hannoun, Julie M. Flahive, Doyle V. Ward, Kelsey Goostrey, Anindita Deb, and Kara M. Smith

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The Impact of a Lifestyle Intervention on Postpartum Weight Retention Among At-Risk Hispanic Women, Madhuri Palnati, Bess H. Marcus, Penelope Pekow, Milagros C. Rosal, JoAnn E. Manson, and Lisa Chasan-Taber

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Supporting families of children with overweight and obesity to live healthy lifestyles: Design and rationale for the Fitline cluster randomized controlled pediatric practice-based trial, Lori Pbert, Michelle K. Trivedi, Susan Druker, Jennifer Bram, Barbara C. Olendzki, Sybil L. Crawford, Christine F. Frisard, Victoria A. Andersen, Molly E. Waring, Karen M. Clements, Kristin Schneider, and Alan C. Geller

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Weight management counseling experiences of first year medical students before starting medical school and their self-perceived impact on treating patients with obesity, Jyothi A. Pendharkar, Christine F. Frisard, Alan C. Geller, Lori Pbert, Sybil L. Crawford, Thomas P. Guck, Diane D. Stadler, and Judith K. Ockene

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Challenges in defining Long COVID: Striking differences across literature, Electronic Health Records, and patient-reported information [preprint], Halie M. Rando, Feifan Liu, and Melissa A. Haendel

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Veterans Health Administration's Whole Health System of Care: Supporting the Health, Well-Being, and Resiliency of Employees, Kavitha P. Reddy, Tamara M. Schult, Alison M. Whitehead, and Barbara G. Bokhour

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Amputation Care Quality and Satisfaction With Prosthetic Limb Services: A Longitudinal Study of Veterans With Upper Limb Amputation, Linda Resnik, Matthew Borgia, Sarah Ekerholm, M. Jason Highsmith, Billie Jane Randolph, Joseph Webster, and Melissa A. Clark

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Study design and rationale for a randomized controlled trial to assess effectiveness of stochastic vibrotactile mattress stimulation versus standard non-oscillating crib mattress for treating hospitalized opioid-exposed newborns, Elisabeth B. Salisbury, Debra Bogen, Mark A. Vining, Dane Netherton, Nicolas Rodriguez, Tory Bruch, Cheryl Burns, Emily Erceg, Barbara Glidden, M. Didem Ayturk, Sanjay Aurora, Toby Yanowitz, Bruce A. Barton, and Sue Beers

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Bridging the evidence-to-practice gap: a stepped-wedge cluster randomized controlled trial evaluating practice facilitation as a strategy to accelerate translation of a multi-level adherence intervention into safety net practices, Antoinette Schoenthaler, Franzenith De La Calle, Amanda Soto, Derrel Barrett, Jocelyn Cruz, Leydi Payano, Marina Rosado, Samrachana Adhikari, Gbenga Ogedegbe, and Milagros C. Rosal

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Outcomes of COVID-19 in Patients With Cancer: Report From the National COVID Cohort Collaborative (N3C), Noha Sharafeldin, Benjamin Bates, Qianqian Song, Vithal Madhira, Yao Yan, Sharlene Dong, Eileen Lee, Nathaniel Kuhrt, Yu Raymond Shao, Feifan Liu, Timothy Bergquist, Justin Guinney, Jing Su, and Umit Topaloglu

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The Emerging Global Tobacco Treatment Workforce: Characteristics of Tobacco Treatment Specialists Trained in Council-Accredited Training Programs from 2017 to 2019, Christine E. Sheffer and Caroline Cranos

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Disease Burden and Health-Related Quality of Life Among Women and Men with Spondyloarthritis: An Exploratory Analysis of a Population-Based Sample, Divya Shridharmurthy, Danni Zhao, Kate L. Lapane, Jonggyu Baek, Jonathan Kay, and Shao-Hsien Liu

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Inferring ADR causality by predicting the Naranjo Score from Clinical Notes, Bhanu Pratap Singh Rawat, Abhyuday Jagannatha, Feifan Liu, and Hong Yu

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Longitudinal assessment of diagnostic test performance over the course of acute SARS-CoV-2 infection, Rebecca L. Smith, Laura L. Gibson, Alyssa N. Owens, John P. Broach, Bruce A. Barton, Peter Lazar, David D. McManus, and Christopher B. Brooke

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Longitudinal assessment of diagnostic test performance over the course of acute SARS-CoV-2 infection [preprint], Rebecca L. Smith, Laura L. Gibson, Alyssa N. Owens, John P. Broach, Bruce A. Barton, Peter Lazar, David D. McManus, and Christopher B. Brooke

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Transcutaneous carbon dioxide pattern and trend over time in preterm infants, Katherine P. Sullivan, Heather White, Lindsay E. Grover, Jordi J. Negron, Austin F. Lee, and Lawrence M. Rhein

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Temporal Trends and Patient Characteristics Associated with 30-Day Hospital Readmission Rates after a First Acute Myocardial Infarction, Mayra Tisminetzky, Jordy Mehawej, Ruben Miozzo, Jerry H. Gurwitz, Joel M. Gore, Darleen M. Lessard, Hawa Ozien Abu, Benita A. Bamgbade, Jorge Yarzebski, Edgard A. Granillo, and Robert J. Goldberg

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Trends in the magnitude of chronic conditions in patients hospitalized with a first acute myocardial infarction, Mayra Tisminetzky, Ruben Miozzo, Joel M. Gore, Jerry H. Gurwitz, Darleen M. Lessard, Jorge Yarzebski, Edgard A. Granillo, Hawa Ozien Abu, and Robert J. Goldberg

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Stakeholder-engaged process for refining the design of a clinical trial in home hospice, Jennifer Tjia, Margaret Clayton, German Chiriboga, Brooke Staples, Geraldine Puerto, Lynley Rappaport, and Susan DeSanto-Madeya