Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 An Investigation of Selection Bias in Estimating Racial Disparity in Stroke Risk Factors.American Journal of Epidemiology.  188:587-597. 2019
2019 Associations between cardiovascular disease, cancer, and very low high-density lipoprotein cholesterol in the REasons for Geographical and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) studyCardiovascular Research.  115:204-212. 2019
2018 Associations between very low concentrations of low density lipoprotein cholesterol, high sensitivity C-reactive protein, and health outcomes in the Reasons for Geographical and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) studyEuropean Heart Journal.  39:3641-3653. 2018
2018 Association of Clinical and Social Factors with Excess Hypertension Risk in Black Compared with White US AdultsJournal of the American Medical Association.  320:1338-1348. 2018
2018 Comparison of carotid plaque burden among healthy middle-aged men living in the US, Japan, and South KoreaInternational Journal of Cardiology.  266:245-249. 2018
2018 Can Adolescent Drivers’ Motor Vehicle Crash Risk Be Reduced by Pre-Licensure Intervention?Journal of Adolescent Health.  62:341-348. 2018
2018 Pre-diagnostic biomarkers of metabolic dysregulation and cancer mortalityOncotarget.  9:16099-16109. 2018
2017 Comparison of Biological Screening and Diagnostic Indicators to Detect In Utero Opiate and Cocaine Exposure Among Mother–Infant DyadsTherapeutic Drug Monitoring.  39:640-647. 2017
2017 Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome in West Virginia Substate Regions, 2007-2013Journal of Rural Health.  33:92-101. 2017
2017 Contributors to the Excess Stroke Mortality in Rural Areas in the United StatesStroke.  48:1773-1778. 2017
2017 Self-Reported Stroke Risk StratificationStroke.  48:1737-1743. 2017
2017 Matching the Statistical Model to the Research Question for Dental Caries Indices with Many Zero CountsCaries Research.  51:198-208. 2017
2017 Two-part and related regression models for longitudinal dataAnnual Review of Statistics and Its Application.  4:283-315. 2017
2016 Characterization of drug and alcohol use among senior drivers fatally injured in U.S. motor vehicle collisions, 2008–2012Traffic Injury Prevention.  17:788-795. 2016
2016 Additive Effects of Cointoxicants in Single-Opioid Induced Deaths.Acad Forensic Pathol.  6:532-542. 2016
2016 Brief Report: The association of graduated driver licensing with nondriver transport-related injuries among adolescentsEpidemiology.  27:620-623. 2016
2016 Center Variation in the Delivery of Indicated Late Preterm BirthsAmerican Journal of Perinatology.  33:1008-1016. 2016
2016 Association of graduated driver licensing with driver, non-driver, and total fatalities among adolescentsAmerican Journal of Preventive Medicine.  51:63-70. 2016
2016 Marginalized zero-inflated negative binomial regression with application to dental cariesStatistics in Medicine.  35:1722-1735. 2016
2016 Medication use and the risk of motor vehicle collision in West Virginia drivers 65 years of age and older: A case-crossover studyBMC Research Notes.  9. 2016
2016 The effect of education on oral health students' attitudes in Australia and New ZealandEuropean Journal of Dentistry.  10:491-495. 2016
2015 Characterization of Diphenhydramine-Related Accidental Overdose DeathsAcademic Forensic Pathology.  5:105-115. 2015
2015 A marginalized zero-inflated Poisson regression model with random effectsJournal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series C.  64:815-830. 2015
2015 Blood Levels of the Heavy Metal, Lead, and Caries in Children Aged 24-72 Months: NHANES IIICaries Research.  49:26-33. 2015
2015 Parent and Metabolite Opioid Drug Concentrations in Unintentional Deaths Involving Opioid and Benzodiazepine CombinationsJournal of Forensic Sciences.  60:950-956. 2015
2014 A marginalized zero-inflated Poisson regression model with overall exposure effectsStatistics in Medicine.  33:5151-5165. 2014
2014 Dental hygiene students' perceptions of older adultsJournal of Dental Education.  78:1623-1628. 2014
2014 Influence of powder composition and morphology on penetration of gray and white proroot mineral trioxide aggregate and calcium hydroxide into dentin tubulesJournal of Oral Science.  56:287-293. 2014
2013 Urinary follicle-stimulating hormone as a measure of natural fertility in a community cohortJournal of the Society for Gynecologic Investigation.  20:549-556. 2013
2013 Cervical mucus monitoring prevalence and associated fecundability in women trying to conceiveFertility and Sterility.  100. 2013
2012 In replyObstetrics and Gynecology.  120:1209-1210. 2012
2012 Review and recommendations for zero-inflated count regression modeling of dental caries indices in epidemiological studiesCaries Research.  46:413-423. 2012
2012 Effect of vaginal lubricants on natural fertilityObstetrics and Gynecology.  120:44-51. 2012
2011 Midgestation maternal serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D level and soluble fms-like tyrosine kinase 1/placental growth factor ratio as predictors of severe preeclampsiaHypertension.  58:1120-1125. 2011
2011 Cryotherapy and topical minocycline as adjunctive measures to control pain after third molar surgery: An exploratory studyJournal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  69. 2011

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Biostatistics, University of North Carolina System : Chapel Hill 2013
  • Full Name

  • Dorothy Long