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2019 Cross-sectional analysis of the Myasthenia Gravis Patient Registry: Disability and treatmentMuscle and Nerve.  60:707-715. 2019
2019 Effect of Sickle Cell Anemia Therapies on the Natural History of Growth and Puberty PatternsJournal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology.  41:606-611. 2019
2019 A comparative analysis of documented contraceptive use among women aged 18–30 living with and without HIV in AlabamaAACN Bold Voices.  100:275-278. 2019
2019 Examining the impact of refractory myasthenia gravis on healthcare resource utilization in the United States: Analysis of a myasthenia gravis foundation of america patient registry sampleJournal of Clinical Neurology (Seoul, Korea).  15:376-385. 2019
2019 Blood Viral Load in Symptomatic Congenital Cytomegalovirus InfectionJournal of Infectious Diseases.  219:1398-1406. 2019
2019 Hyperfiltration during early childhood precedes albuminuria in pediatric sickle cell nephropathyJournal of Clinical Orthopaedics and Trauma.  94:417-423. 2019
2019 Plasma xanthine oxidase activity is related to increased sodium and left ventricular hypertrophy in resistant hypertensionFree Radical Biology and Medicine.  134:343-349. 2019
2019 Venous thromboembolism following inpatient pediatric surgery: Analysis of 153,220 patientsJournal of Pediatric Surgery.  54:631-639. 2019
2019 Long-term effect of thymectomy plus prednisone versus prednisone alone in patients with non-thymomatous myasthenia gravis: 2-year extension of the MGTX randomised trialLancet Neurology.  18:259-268. 2019
2019 Predictors of Hospital Reuse Among Publicly Insured Children Hospitalized for Status Asthmaticus.Hospital pediatrics.  9:194-200. 2019
2019 Serum Unconjugated Bile Acids and Small Bowel Bacterial Overgrowth in Pediatric Intestinal Failure: A Pilot StudyJournal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition.  43:263-270. 2019
2019 Contemporary trainee knowledge of autism: How prepared are our future providers?Frontiers in Pediatrics.  7. 2019
2019 Employment in refractory myasthenia gravis: A Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America Registry analysisMuscle and Nerve2019
2019 Lack of efficacy of high-titered immunoglobulin in patients with West Nile virus central nervous system diseaseDiscovery medicine.  25:2064-2073. 2019
2019 Safety and efficacy of oncolytic HSV-1 G207 inoculated into the cerebellum of miceJournal of Radiology Case Reports2019
2018 A Simulation-Enhanced Curriculum to Improve Resident Knowledge and Skills in Smoking Cessation TreatmentMedical Science Educator.  28:601-607. 2018
2018 Decompression for Chiari malformation type II in individuals with myelomeningocele in the National Spina Bifida Patient RegistryJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  22:652-658. 2018
2018 Impact of early analgesia on hospitalization outcomes for sickle cell pain crisisMedical and Pediatric Oncology.  65. 2018
2018 Treated hydrocephalus in individuals with myelomeningocele in the National Spina Bifida Patient RegistryJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  22:646-651. 2018
2018 Outcomes of febrile events in pediatric patients with sickle cell anemiaMedical and Pediatric Oncology.  65. 2018
2018 Environmental or Nasal Cannula Supplemental Oxygen for Preterm Infants: A Randomized Cross-Over TrialJournal of Pediatrics.  200:98-103. 2018
2018 Novel noninvasive assessment of pulmonary arterial stiffness using velocity transfer functionJournal of the American Heart Association : Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease.  7. 2018
2018 Risk factors for intraarticular heterotopic bone formation in the temporomandibular joint in Juvenile idiopathic arthritisJournal of Rheumatology.  45:1301-1307. 2018
2018 Acute kidney injury during parvovirus B19-induced transient aplastic crisis in sickle cell diseaseJournal of Clinical Orthopaedics and Trauma.  93:E198-E200. 2018
2018 An introduction to Mendelian randomization with applications in neurologyMultiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders.  24:72-78. 2018
2018 The Epidemiology of Healthcare-associated Infections in Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care UnitsPediatric Infectious Disease Journal.  37:768-772. 2018
2018 Histopathology of thymectomy specimens from the MGTX-trial: Entropy analysis as strategy to quantify spatial heterogeneity of lymphoid follicle and fat distributionPLoS ONE.  13. 2018
2018 Hydroxycarbamide for patients with silent cerebral infarcts: outcomes and patient preferenceCirculation: Heart Failure.  181:145-148. 2018
2018 Similar clinical benefits from below-target and target dose enalapril in patients with heart failure in the SOLVD Treatment trialEuropean Journal of Heart Failure.  20:359-369. 2018
2018 A tool to visualize and analyze perfusion data: Development and application of the R package “CTP”Physical and Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics.  153:11-17. 2018
2018 Left ventricular torsion shear angle volume approach for noninvasive evaluation of diastolic dysfunction in preserved ejection fractionJournal of the American Heart Association : Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease.  7. 2018
2017 Quantifying predictive accuracy in survival modelsJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  24:1998-2003. 2017
2017 Nasospheroids permit measurements of CFTR-dependent fluid transportJCI insight.  2. 2017
2017 Immune-mediated cytopenia in pediatric primary immune deficiency patients following HSCTmSystems.  52:1571-1574. 2017
2017 Acute kidney injury during a pediatric sickle cell vaso-occlusive pain crisisPediatric Nephrology.  32:1451-1456. 2017
2017 Severe anemia early in life as a risk factor for sickle-cell kidney diseaseJournal of Health Psychology.  129:385-387. 2017
2016 Evaluating the Use of Spatial Covariance Structures in the Analysis of Cardiovascular Imaging DataEC Dent Sci.  45:3149-3170. 2016
2016 Pool Screening: An Example of Independent Nonidentical Bernoulli TrialEC Dent Sci.  45:3307-3316. 2016
2016 Analysis of the 17-segment left ventricle model using generalized estimating equationsJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:1110-1111. 2016
2016 Disruption of desmin-mitochondrial architecture in patients with regurgitant mitral valves and preserved ventricular functionJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.  152:1059-1070.e2. 2016
2016 Vaccine delays, refusals, and patient dismissals: A survey of pediatriciansPediatrics.  138. 2016
2016 Randomized trial of thymectomy in myasthenia gravisNew England Journal of Medicine.  375:511-522. 2016
2016 An application of meta-analysis based on DerSimonian and Laird methodJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:690-692. 2016
2016 Prevalence of acute kidney injury during pediatric admissions for acute chest syndromePediatric Nephrology.  31:1363-1368. 2016
2016 Methods for evaluating the agreement between diagnostic testsJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  23:511-513. 2016
2016 Applying a spatiotemporal model for longitudinal cardiac imaging dataActa Ortopédica Brasileira.  10:527-548. 2016
2016 Diagnostic accuracy of tissue Doppler index E/e' for evaluating left ventricular filling pressure and diastolic dysfunction/heart failure with preserved ejection fraction: A systematic review and meta-analysisJournal of the American Heart Association : Cardiovascular and Cerebrovascular Disease.  5. 2016
2016 Randomized trial of thymectomy in myasthenia gravisJournal of thoracic disease.  8:E1782-E1783. 2016
2015 Temporal variation and association of aflatoxin B1 albumin-adduct levels with socio-economic and food consumption factors in HIV positive adultsToxins.  7:5129-5140. 2015
2015 Statistical considerations for preclinical studiesExperimental Neurology.  270:82-87. 2015
2015 Two-group time-to-event continual reassessment method using likelihood estimationJournal of receptor research.  45:340-345. 2015
2015 Implementation of a two-group likelihood time-to-event continual reassessment method using SASPhysical and Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics.  121:189-196. 2015
2015 Valganciclovir for Symptomatic Congenital Cytomegalovirus DiseaseObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  70:489-490. 2015
2015 Application of inverse probability weights in survival analysisJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  22:611-613. 2015
2015 Time to event analysis in the presence of competing risksJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  22:466-467. 2015
2015 Effect of spironolactone on diastolic function in hypertensive left ventricular hypertrophyJournal of Human Hypertension.  29:241-246. 2015
2015 Valganciclovir for symptomatic congenital cytomegalovirus diseaseNew England Journal of Medicine.  372:933-943. 2015
2015 Selecting a separable parametric spatiotemporal covariance structure for longitudinal imaging dataStatistics in Medicine.  34:145-161. 2015
2015 Improving parental stress levels among mothers living with HIV: A randomized control group intervention studyBioscience Reports.  29:220-228. 2015
2015 Mitral Annular Kinetics, Left Atrial, and Left Ventricular Diastolic Function Post Mitral Valve Repair in Degenerative Mitral Regurgitation.Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine.  2:31. 2015
2015 Risk of heart failure and death after prolonged smoking cessation: Role of amount and duration of prior smokingJournal of Multimedia.  8:694-701. 2015
2015 The authors replyNew England Journal of Medicine.  372:2463. 2015
2014 Properties of a one-sided likelihood ratio test as applied to pool screeningMolecular Aspects of Medicine.  43:4546-4565. 2014
2014 123I-mIBG scintigraphy: Yet another risk stratifier for the heart failure toolbox!Journal of Nuclear Cardiology.  21:909-912. 2014
2014 Beta-blockers in older patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction: Class, dosage, and outcomesInternational Journal of Cardiology.  173:393-401. 2014
2014 MORTALITY AFTER CLINICAL MANAGEMENT OF AIDS-ASSOCIATED CRYPTOCOCCAL MENINGITIS IN KENYAMolecular and Cellular Biomechanics.  91:145-151. 2014
2014 Chymase mediates injury and mitochondrial damage in cardiomyocytes during acute ischemia/reperfusion in the dogPLoS ONE.  9. 2014
2014 Orthostatic hypotension and incident heart failure in community-dwelling older adultsJournals of Gerontology, Series A.  69 A:223-230. 2014
2014 Digoxin use and lower 30-day all-cause readmission for medicare beneficiaries hospitalized for heart failureElectronic Journal of Biotechnology.  127:61-70. 2014
2014 Racial differences in mortality in patients with advanced systolic heart failure: Potential role of right ventricular ejection fractionInternational Journal of Cardiology.  177:255-260. 2014
2014 Survival analysis and regression modelsJournal of Nuclear Cardiology.  21:686-694. 2014
2013 Prediabetes is not an independent risk factor for incident heart failure, other cardiovascular events or mortality in older adults: Findings from a population-based cohort studyInternational Journal of Cardiology.  168:3616-3622. 2013
2013 Prevention of heart failure in older adults may require higher levels of physical activity than needed for other cardiovascular eventsInternational Journal of Cardiology.  168:1905-1909. 2013
2013 Rate-control versus Rhythm-control Strategies and Outcomes in Septuagenarians with Atrial FibrillationElectronic Journal of Biotechnology.  126:887-893. 2013
2013 Evaluation of a frequentist hierarchical model to estimate prevalence when sampling from a large geographic area using pool screeningMolecular Aspects of Medicine.  42:3571-3595. 2013
2013 Zero-inflated and overdispersed: What's one to do?Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation.  83:1671-1683. 2013
2013 Digoxin reduces 30-day all-cause hospital admission in older patients with chronic systolic heart failureElectronic Journal of Biotechnology.  126:701-708. 2013
2013 Effects of enalapril in systolic heart failure patients with and without chronic kidney disease: Insights from the SOLVD Treatment trialInternational Journal of Cardiology.  167:151-156. 2013
2013 Impact of a computer-assisted, provider-delivered intervention on sexual risk behaviors in HIV-positive men who have sex with men (MSM) in a primary care settingJournal of Proteome Research.  25:87-101. 2013
2013 Design and rationale of studies of neurohormonal blockade and outcomes in diastolic heart failure using OPTIMIZE-HF registry linked to Medicare dataInternational Journal of Cardiology.  166:230-235. 2013
2013 Lack of evidence of increased mortality among patients with atrial fibrillation taking digoxin: Findings from post hoc propensity-matched analysis of the AFFIRM trialEuropean Heart Journal.  34:1489-1497. 2013
2013 Angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and outcomes in heart failure and preserved ejection fractionElectronic Journal of Biotechnology.  126:401-410. 2013
2013 Effect of oral digoxin in high-risk heart failure patients: A pre-specified subgroup analysis of the DIG trialEuropean Journal of Heart Failure.  15:551-559. 2013
2013 Response to letter regarding article, magnetic resonance imaging with 3-dimensional analysis of left ventricular remodeling in isolated mitral regurgitation: Implications beyond dimensionsMaterials Today: Proceedings.  127. 2013
2013 Reduced right ventricular ejection fraction and increased mortality in chronic systolic heart failure patients receiving beta-blockers: Insights from the BEST trialInternational Journal of Cardiology.  163:61-67. 2013
2013 Renin-angiotensin inhibition in diastolic heart failure and chronic kidney diseaseElectronic Journal of Biotechnology.  126:150-161. 2013
2013 Aldosterone antagonists and outcomes in real-world older patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fractionJACC: Heart Failure.  1:40-47. 2013
2013 The magnetic resonance imaging 'rule of five': Predicting the occurrence of relapseMultiple Sclerosis.  19:1760-1764. 2013
2012 Baseline characteristics, quality of care, and outcomes of younger and older Medicare beneficiaries hospitalized with heart failure: Findings from the Alabama Heart Failure ProjectInternational Journal of Cardiology.  162:39-44. 2012
2012 Angiotensin receptor blockers and outcomes in real-world older patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction: A propensity-matched inception cohort clinical effectiveness studyEuropean Journal of Heart Failure.  14:1179-1188. 2012
2012 A randomized controlled phase IIb trial of Beta 1-receptor blockade for chronic degenerative mitral regurgitationJournal of the American College of Cardiology.  60:833-838. 2012
2012 Association between smoking and outcomes in older adults with atrial fibrillationSbornik: Mathematics.  55:85-90. 2012
2012 Impairment of activities of daily living and incident heart failure in community-dwelling older adultsEuropean Journal of Heart Failure.  14:581-587. 2012
2012 Magnetic resonance imaging with 3-dimensional analysis of left ventricular remodeling in isolated mitral regurgitation: Implications beyond dimensionsMaterials Today: Proceedings.  125:2334-2342. 2012
2012 Bucindolol, Systolic Blood Pressure, and Outcomes in Systolic Heart Failure: A Prespecified Post Hoc Analysis of BESTMeasurement Techniques.  28:354-359. 2012
2012 Rheumatic heart disease and risk of incident heart failure among community-dwelling older adults: A prospective cohort studyIEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking.  44:253-261. 2012
2012 Renin-angiotensin inhibition in systolic heart failure and chronic kidney diseaseElectronic Journal of Biotechnology.  125:399-410. 2012
2012 Right ventricular ejection fraction b20% is an independent predictor of mortality but not of hospitalization in older systolic heart failure patientsInternational Journal of Cardiology.  155:120-125. 2012
2012 Implementing clinical trials on an international platform: Challenges and perspectivesJournal of the Neurological Sciences.  313:1-6. 2012
2012 Effect of warfarin on outcomes in septuagenarian patients with atrial fibrillationTranslational Oncology.  109:370-377. 2012
2012 Response to the Letter 'Efficiency loss due to varying cluster sizes in cluster randomized trials and how to compensate for it: Comment on You et al. (2011)' by van Breukelen and CandelJournal of Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology.  9:126-127. 2012
2012 Outcomes in younger and older adults with chronic advanced systolic heart failure: A propensity-matched studyInternational Journal of Cardiology.  154:128-133. 2012
2012 Biomarker development for myasthenia gravisOnkologie.  1275:101-106. 2012
2012 In-Hospital Cardiology Consultation and Evidence-Based Care for Nursing Home Residents With Heart FailureJournal of the American Medical Directors Association.  13:448-452. 2012
2012 Patient reported outcomes in routine care: Advancing data capture for HIV cohort researchZeitschrift für Physik D Atoms, Molecules and Clusters.  54:141-147. 2012
2011 A propensity-matched study of the association of diabetes mellitus with incident heart failure and mortality among community-dwelling older adultsTranslational Oncology.  108:1747-1753. 2011
2011 Heart failure is a risk factor for incident driving cessation among community-dwelling older adults: Findings from a prospective population studyJournal of Cardiac Failure.  17:1035-1040. 2011
2011 Intrinsic association of widowhood with mortality in community-dwelling older women and men: Findings from a prospective propensity-matched population studyJournals of Gerontology, Series A.  66 A:1360-1368. 2011
2011 A propensity-matched study of the comparative effectiveness of angiotensin receptor blockers versus angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors in heart failure patients age <65 yearsTranslational Oncology.  108:1443-1448. 2011
2011 Isolated diastolic hypotension and incident heart failure in older adultsHypertension.  58:895-901. 2011
2011 Hypoalbuminaemia and incident heart failure in older adultsEuropean Journal of Heart Failure.  13:1078-1086. 2011
2011 Antifungal susceptibilities of Cryptococcus neoformans cerebrospinal fluid isolates from AIDS patients in KenyaMycoses.  54. 2011
2011 Contemporary profile of oral manifestations of HIV/AIDS and associated risk factors in a southeastern US clinicJournal of Public Health Dentistry.  71:257-264. 2011
2011 Left ventricular diastolic function and exercise capacity in community-dwelling adults ≥65 years of age without heart failureTranslational Oncology.  108:735-740. 2011
2011 The role of toxicity-related regimen changes in the development of antiretroviral resistanceIndian Journal of Urology.  27:957-963. 2011
2011 Coronary artery disease, coronary revascularization, and outcomes in chronic advanced systolic heart failureInternational Journal of Cardiology.  151:69-75. 2011
2011 Prevalence, incidence, and recurrence of oral lesions among HIV-infected patients on HAART in Alabama: A two-year longitudinal studySouthern Medical Journal.  104:561-566. 2011
2011 Relationship between stage of kidney disease and incident heart failure in older adultsMethods in Neurosciences.  34:135-141. 2011
2011 Impact of diabetes mellitus on outcomes in patients with acute myocardial infarction and systolic heart failureEuropean Journal of Heart Failure.  13:551-559. 2011
2011 Relation of baseline systolic blood pressure and long-term outcomes in ambulatory patients with chronic mild to moderate heart failureTranslational Oncology.  107:1208-1214. 2011
2011 Gender-related dissociation in outcomes in chronic heart failure: Reduced mortality but similar hospitalization in womenInternational Journal of Cardiology.  148:36-42. 2011
2011 Relationship between left and right ventricular ejection fractions in chronic advanced systolic heart failure: Insights from the BEST trialEuropean Journal of Heart Failure.  13:392-397. 2011
2011 Hyperuricaemia, chronic kidney disease, and outcomes in heart failure: Potential mechanistic insights from epidemiological dataEuropean Heart Journal.  32:712-720. 2011
2011 Warfarin use and outcomes in patients with advanced chronic systolic heart failure without atrial fibrillation, prior thromboembolic events, or prosthetic valvesTranslational Oncology.  107:552-557. 2011
2011 Absence of obesity paradox in patients with chronic heart failure and diabetes mellitus: A propensity-matched studyEuropean Journal of Heart Failure.  13:200-206. 2011
2011 History of cancer and mortality in community-dwelling older adultsExperimental Heat Transfer.  35:30-36. 2011
2011 Relative efficiency and sample size for cluster randomized trials with variable cluster sizesJournal of Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology.  8:27-36. 2011
2011 Natural history of concentric left ventricular geometry in community-dwelling older adults without heart failure during seven years of follow-upTranslational Oncology.  107:321-324. 2011
2010 Assessing changes in relapse rates in multiple sclerosisMultiple Sclerosis.  16:1414-1421. 2010
2010 Darunavir outcomes study: Comparative effectiveness of virologic suppression, regimen durability, and discontinuation reasons for three-class experienced patients at 48 weeksIndian Journal of Urology.  26:1279-1285. 2010
2010 Epidemiology of stroke in chronic heart failure patients with normal sinus rhythm: Findings from the DIG stroke sub-studyInternational Journal of Cardiology.  144:389-393. 2010
2010 Mild hyperkalemia and outcomes in chronic heart failure: A propensity matched studyInternational Journal of Cardiology.  144:383-388. 2010
2010 Effect of serum Insulin on the association between hyperuricemia and incident heart failureTranslational Oncology.  106:1134-1138. 2010
2010 Modeling lesion counts in multiple sclerosis when patients have been selected for baseline activityMultiple Sclerosis.  16:926-934. 2010
2010 Association between hyperuricemia and incident heart failure among older adults: A propensity-matched studyInternational Journal of Cardiology.  142:279-287. 2010
2010 Impact of baseline systolic blood pressure on long-term outcomes in patients with advanced chronic systolic heart failure (Insights from the BEST Trial)Translational Oncology.  106:221-227. 2010
2010 Rapid reversal of left ventricular hypertrophy and intracardiac volume overload in patients with resistant hypertension and hyperaldosteronism: A prospective clinical studyHypertension.  55:1137-1142. 2010
2010 Routine, self-administered, touch-screen, computer-based suicidal ideation assessment linked to automated response team notification in an HIV primary care settingZeitschrift für Physik D Atoms, Molecules and Clusters.  50:1165-1173. 2010
2010 Incident coronary revascularization and subsequent mortality in chronic heart failure: A propensity-matched studyInternational Journal of Cardiology.  140:55-59. 2010
2010 Hypokalemia and outcomes in patients with chronic heart failure and chronic kidney disease findings from propensity-matched studiesJournal of Multimedia.  3:253-260. 2010
2010 Erratum to "Effects of diabetes mellitus in patients with heart failure and chronic kidney disease: A propensity-matched study of multimorbidity in chronic heart failure" [Int. J. Cardiol. 134 (2009) 330-335] (DOI:10.1016/j.ijcard.2008.12.089)International Journal of Cardiology.  138:106. 2010
2010 Effects of peripheral arterial disease on outcomes in advanced chronic systolic heart failure a propensity-matched studyJournal of Multimedia.  3:118-124. 2010
2010 Effects of right ventricular ejection fraction on outcomes in chronic systolic heart failureMaterials Today: Proceedings.  121:252-258. 2010
2010 New syphilis cases and concurrent STI screening in a southeastern U.S. HIV clinic: A call to actionBioscience Reports.  24:23-29. 2010
2010 Predictors of In-Hospital Mortality Among Hospitalized Nursing Home Residents: An Analysis of the National Hospital Discharge Surveys 2005-2006Journal of the American Medical Directors Association.  11:52-58. 2010
2010 The prevalence, clinical features, risk factors and outcome associated with cryptococcal meningitis in HIV positive patients in Kenya.Molecular and Cellular Biomechanics.  87:481-487. 2010
2010 Uncontrolled hypertension and increased risk for incident heart failure in older adults with hypertension: findings from a propensity-matched prospective population studyJournal of the American Society of Hypertension.  4:22-31. 2010
2010 Understanding the reasons for the underuse of pneumococcal vaccination by community-dwelling older African AmericansJournal of the American Geriatrics Society.  58:2323-2328. 2010
2009 Erratum to "The MGTX experience: Challenges in planning and executing an international, multicenter clinical trial" [J. Neuroimmunol. 201-202(2008)80-84] (DOI:10.1016/j.jneuroim.2008.05.031)Journal of Neuroimmunology.  217:103. 2009
2009 A dual propagation contours technique for semi-automated assessment of systolic and diastolic cardiac function by CMRJournal of Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance.  11. 2009
2009 Effects of dietary sodium reduction on blood pressure in subjects with resistant hypertension: Results from a randomized trialHypertension.  54:475-481. 2009
2009 Risk behaviours in HIV-positive men who have sex with men participating in an intervention in a primary care settingInternational Journal of STD and AIDS.  20:607-612. 2009
2009 A history of atrial fibrillation and outcomes in chronic advanced systolic heart failure: A propensity-matched studyEuropean Heart Journal.  30:2029-2037. 2009
2009 Effects of diabetes mellitus in patients with heart failure and chronic kidney disease: A propensity-matched study of multimorbidity in chronic heart failureInternational Journal of Cardiology.  134:330-335. 2009
2009 A Propensity-Matched Study of Elevated Jugular Venous Pressure and Outcomes in Chronic Heart FailureTranslational Oncology.  103:839-844. 2009
2009 Isolated systolic hypertension and incident heart failure in older adults: A propensity-matched studyHypertension.  53:458-465. 2009
2009 Inferences and power analysis concerning two negative binomial distributions with an application to MRI lesion counts dataPediatric Rheumatology.  53:820-833. 2009
2009 Multimorbidity Due to Diabetes Mellitus and Chronic Kidney Disease and Outcomes in Chronic Heart FailureTranslational Oncology.  103:88-92. 2009
2009 Myocardial strain in sub-acute peri-infarct myocardiumInternational Journal of Cardiac Imaging.  25:151-159. 2009
2008 Digoxin and Reduction of Heart Failure Hospitalization in Chronic Systolic and Diastolic Heart FailureTranslational Oncology.  102:1681-1686. 2008
2008 Sexual risk behaviors and sexually transmitted infection prevalence in an outpatient psychiatry clinicSexually Transmitted Diseases.  35:877-882. 2008
2008 The MGTX experience: Challenges in planning and executing an international, multicenter clinical trialJournal of Neuroimmunology.  201-202:80-84. 2008
2008 Characterization of resistant hypertension: Association between resistant hypertension, aldosterone, and persistent intravascular volume expansionAIS Educator Journal.  168:1159-1164. 2008
2008 A process evaluation of the implementation of a computer-based, health provider-delivered HIV-prevention intervention for HIV-positive men who have sex with men in the primary care settingACRPMonitor.  20:51-60. 2008
2008 Relation of dietary salt and aldosterone to urinary protein excretion in subjects with resistant hypertensionHypertension.  51:339-344. 2008
2008 Automated multidetector computed tomography evaluation of subacutely infarcted myocardiumJournal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography.  2:26-32. 2008
2008 Rules of evidence for clinical trials: The science of finding the truth?Onkologie.  1132:233-237. 2008
2008 Status of the thymectomy trial for nonthymomatous myasthenia gravis patients receiving prednisoneOnkologie.  1132:344-347. 2008
2007 A propensity-matched study of the effect of diabetes on the natural history of heart failure: Variations by sex and ageHandbook of Differential Equations: Stationary Partial Differential Equations.  93:1584-1590. 2007
2007 Intramyocellular lipid content is lower with a low-fat diet than with high-fat diets, but that may not be relevant for healthJournal of Nutrition, Health and Aging.  86:1316-1322. 2007
2007 Effect of Primary Mitral Regurgitation on Left Ventricular SynchronyTranslational Oncology.  100:707-711. 2007
2007 Snack chips fried in corn oil alleviate cardiovascular disease risk factors when substituted for low-fat or high-fat snacksJournal of Nutrition, Health and Aging.  85:1503-1510. 2007
2007 Prevalence and correlates of depressive symptoms among high school students in Hanover, JamaicaThe Scientific World Journal.  7:567-576. 2007
2007 The determinants of sexual intercourse before age 16 years among rural Jamaican adolescentsThe Scientific World Journal.  7:493-503. 2007
2007 Left Ventricular Eccentric Remodeling and Matrix Loss Are Mediated by Bradykinin and Precede Cardiomyocyte Elongation in Rats With Volume OverloadJournal of the American College of Cardiology.  49:811-821. 2007
2007 Chronic Kidney Disease Associated Mortality in Diastolic Versus Systolic Heart Failure: A Propensity Matched Study†The Digitalis Investigation Group study was conducted and supported by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute in collaboration with the Digitalis Investigation Group Investigators ...Translational Oncology.  99:393-398. 2007
2007 Initiation of sexual activity among adolescents in rural Jamaica: The influence of family factorsJournal of Education and Human Development.  1:1-8. 2007
2006 Sexually transmitted infections among urban shelter clientsSexually Transmitted Diseases.  33:666-669. 2006
2006 β1-Adrenoceptor blockade mitigates excessive norepinephrine release into cardiac interstitium in mitral regurgitation in dogJournal of Mid-Life Health.  291. 2006
2006 Digoxin and reduction in mortality in systolic and diastolic heart failure at low serum digoxin concentrations [5]European Heart Journal.  27:1630. 2006
2006 Serum digoxin concentration and outcomes in women with heart failure: A bi-directional effect and a possible effect modification by ejection fractionEuropean Journal of Heart Failure.  8:409-419. 2006
2006 Parameter estimation for the truncated Pareto distributionJournal of the American Statistical Association.  101:270-277. 2006
2006 Digoxin and reduction in mortality and hospitalization in heart failure: A comprehensive post hoc analysis of the DIG trialEuropean Heart Journal.  27:178-186. 2006
2004 Generalized least-squares estimators for the thickness of heavy tailsJournal of Statistical Planning and Inference.  119:341-352. 2004
2004 Experiential avoidance as a mediator of the effects of adolescent sexual victimization on negative adult outcomesViolence and Victims.  19:109-120. 2004
2004 Prevalence and correlates of diabetes mellitus and impaired glucose tolerance among adults in Luzon, PhilippinesJCOM.  64:107-115. 2004
2001 Experiential avoidance and high-risk sexual behavior in survivors of child sexual abuseJournal of Child Sexual Abuse.  10:101-120. 2001
2001 Shifted hill's estimator for heavy tailsEC Dent Sci.  30:949-962. 2001
2000 Examining the roles of rule following, reinforcement, and preexperimental histories on risk-taking behaviorPsychological Record.  50:687-704. 2000
1999 A regression model of subjective probabilityPsychological Reports.  84:399-403. 1999
1999 Properties of test statistics applied to residuals in failure time modelsJournal of Statistical Planning and Inference.  75:181-209. 1999
1998 Ancillarity properties of generalized residuals with applications in failure time modelsJournal of Statistical Planning and Inference.  74:31-49. 1998
1995 Properties of hazard-based residuals and implications in model diagnosticsJournal of the American Statistical Association.  90:185-197. 1995

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  • Resveratrol and Exercise to Treat Functional Limitations in Late Life  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS 2018 - 2020
  • Overcoming TWEAK Signaling to Restore Muscle and Mobility after Joint Replacement  awarded by National Institute of Child Health and Human Development/NIH/DHHS 2015 - 2020
  • Emerging Antiviral Resistance in Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection  awarded by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases/NIH/DHHS 2014 - 2019
  • Symptoms and Skeletal Muscle in Persons with Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction  awarded by National Institute of Nursing Research/NIH/DHHS 2017 - 2019
  • Thymectomy in Non-Thymomatous MG Patients on Prednisone  awarded by National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke/NIH/DHHS 2010 - 2017
  • Left Ventricular Torsional Hysteresis: A Global Parameter for Diastolic Function  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2010 - 2016
  • Extension of Combination Therapy in Multiple Sclerosis (eCombiRx)  awarded by MT. SINAI MEDICAL CENTER 2007 - 2015
  • Thymectomy in Non-Thymomatous MG Patients on Prednisone  awarded by National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke/NIH/DHHS 2005 - 2012
  • SCCOR in Cardiac Dysfunction and Disease  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS 2005 - 2010
  • Teaching Activities

  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2019) 2019
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • BST632 - Statistical Theory II (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • BST632 - Statistical Theory II (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • BST632 - Statistical Theory II (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • BST655 - Categorical Data Analysis (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • BST655 - Categorical Data Analysis (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • BST655 - Categorical Data Analysis (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • BST760 - General Linear/Mixed Models (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • BST612 - Inter Statistical Analysis II (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • BST665 - Survival Analysis (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • BST655 - Categorical Data Analysis (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • BST632 - Statistical Theory II (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • BST695 - Spc Tpc Statis Genom (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • BST695 - Special Topics (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • BST631 - Statistical Theory I (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • BST690 - Biostatic Consult and App Prob (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • BST735 - Advanced Inference (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • BST690 - Biostatistical Consulting (Summer Term 2008) 2008
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2008) 2008
  • BST632 - Statistical Theory II (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • BST725 - Adv Clin Trials I (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2007) 2007
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Statistics, Bowling Green State University 1995
  • Full Name

  • Inmaculada Aban