Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2023 Moderators of physical activity and quality of life response to a physical activity intervention for breast cancer survivorsSupportive Care in Cancer.  31. 2023
2022 Adapting MultiPLe behavior Interventions that eFfectively Improve (AMPLIFI) cancer survivor health: program project protocols for remote lifestyle intervention and assessment in 3 inter-related randomized controlled trials among survivors of obesity-related cancersBMC Cancer.  22. 2022
2022 Telehealth high-intensity interval exercise and cardiometabolic health in spinal cord injuryTrials.  23. 2022
2022 Does the Levasseur-Merrill Retractor Provide Reliable In Vivo Guidance for the Intraoral Vertical Ramus Osteotomy?Journal of oral surgery, anesthesia, and hospital dental service.  80:1740-1746. 2022
2022 Bedside Live-View Capsule Endoscopy in Evaluation of Overt Obscure Gastrointestinal Bleeding -A Pilot Point of Care Study. 2022
2022 Harvest for Health, a Randomized Controlled Trial Testing a Home-Based, Vegetable Gardening Intervention Among Older Cancer Survivors Across Alabama: An Analysis of Accrual and Modifications Made in Intervention Delivery and Assessment During COVID-19Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.  122:1629-1643. 2022
2022 Correction: Rationale and Methods for a Randomized Controlled Trial of a Dyadic, Web-Based, Weight Loss Intervention among Cancer Survivors and Partners: The DUET Study (Nutrients 2021, 13, 3472, 10.3390/nu13103472)Nutrients.  14. 2022
2022 Adapting a Motivational Interviewing Intervention to Improve HIV Prevention Among Young, Black, Sexual Minority Men in Alabama: Protocol for the Development of the Kings Digital Health InterventionJMIR Research Protocols.  11. 2022
2022 High-dose methotrexate and rituximab induction regimen in immunocompetent patients with primary CNS lymphoma: a retrospective single-center study of survival predictorsJournal of Neuro-Oncology.  158:33-40. 2022
2022 Nonoperative Treatment of Large (5–7 cm), Node-Negative Non–Small Cell Lung Cancer Commonly Deviates From NCCN GuidelinesJournal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JNCCN.  20:371-377. 2022
2022 Test/Retest Reliability and Validity of Remote vs. In-Person Anthropometric and Physical Performance Assessments in Cancer Survivors and Supportive PartnersCancers.  14. 2022
2022 Adapting a Motivational Interviewing Intervention to Improve HIV Prevention Among Young, Black, Sexual Minority Men in Alabama: Protocol for the Development of the Kings Digital Health Intervention (Preprint) 2022
2022 An Interactive Voice Response System to Increase Physical Activity and Prevent Cancer in the Rural Alabama Black Belt: Design and Usability StudyJMIR Human Factors.  9. 2022
2021 Developing a virtual assessment protocol for the AMPLIFI Randomized Controlled Trial due to COVID-19: From assessing participants' preference to preparing the teamContemporary Clinical Trials.  111. 2021
2021 Predictors of Ability to Complete Prescribed Concurrent Cisplatin Chemotherapy Regimen and Effect on Outcomes in Oropharyngeal Head and Neck Cancer Patients Treated With Radiotherapy 2021
2021 Features that middle-aged and older cancer survivors want in web-based healthy lifestyle interventions: Qualitative descriptive studyJMIR Cancer.  7. 2021
2021 Rationale and methods for a randomized controlled trial of a dyadic, web-based, weight loss intervention among cancer survivors and partners: The duet studyNutrients.  13. 2021
2021 Determining patient needs to enhance exercise program implementation and uptake in rural settings for women after a cancer diagnosisSupportive Care in Cancer.  29:4641-4649. 2021
2021 Effect of age, BMI, and gender on urinary risk factors in pediatric idiopathic stone formersJournal of Pediatric Urology.  17:477.e1-477.e9. 2021
2021 Design and rationale for the deep south interactive voice response system-supported active lifestyle study: Protocol for a randomized controlled trialJMIR Research Protocols.  10. 2021
2021 An Interactive Voice Response System to Increase Physical Activity and Prevent Cancer in the Rural Alabama Black Belt: Design and Usability Study (Preprint) 2021
2021 Design and Rationale for the Deep South Interactive Voice Response System–Supported Active Lifestyle Study: Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial (Preprint) 2021
2021 Data science in clinical and translational research: Improving the health of the data to knowledge pipeline.Journal of Clinical and Translational Science.  5:e77. 2021
2021 Dietary Oxalate Loading Impacts Monocyte Metabolism and Inflammatory Signaling in HumansFrontiers in Immunology.  12. 2021
2021 Guidance for biostatisticians on their essential contributions to clinical and translational research protocol review.Journal of Clinical and Translational Science.  5:e161. 2021
2021 Promoting Physical Activity in Rural Settings: Effectiveness and Potential Strategies.Translational Journal of the American College of Sports Medicine.  6. 2021
2020 Features That Middle-aged and Older Cancer Survivors Want in Web-Based Healthy Lifestyle Interventions: Qualitative Descriptive Study (Preprint) 2020
2020 Repeatability of Neural and Autonomic Responses to Acute Psychosocial StressFrontiers in Neuroscience.  14. 2020
2020 Input from multiple stakeholder levels prioritizes targets for improving implementation of an exercise intervention for rural women cancer survivors.Implementation Science Communications.  1:97. 2020
2020 Mobile-Enhanced Peer Support for African Americans with Type 2 Diabetes: a Randomized Controlled TrialJournal of General Internal Medicine.  35:2889-2896. 2020
2020 Methods for training collaborative biostatisticians.Journal of Clinical and Translational Science.  5:e26. 2020
2020 Learning gaps among statistical competencies for clinical and translational science learners.Journal of Clinical and Translational Science.  5:e12. 2020
2020 Randomized trial of weight loss in primary breast cancer: Impact on body composition, circulating biomarkers and tumor characteristicsInternational Journal of Cancer.  146:2784-2796. 2020
2020 Development of the Subdural Hematoma in the Elderly (SHE) score to predict mortalityJournal of Neurosurgery.  132:1616-1622. 2020
2019 Beyond efficacy: a qualitative organizational perspective on key implementation science constructs important to physical activity intervention translation to rural community cancer care sitesJournal of Cancer Survivorship.  13:537-546. 2019
2019 Utilizing a low-carbohydrate/high-protein diet to improve metabolic health in individuals with spinal cord injury (DISH): Study protocol for a randomized controlled trialTrials.  20. 2019
2019 Home-Based Pulmonary Rehabilitation for Patients With Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: A PILOT STUDYJournal of Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation and Prevention.  39:281-284. 2019
2019 An Intervention to Increase 24-Hour Urine Collection ComplianceUrology practice.  6:29-33. 2019
2018 Elevated circulating MMP-9 is linked to increased COPD exacerbation risk in SPIROMICS and COPDGeneJCI Insight.  3. 2018
2018 Outcomes of Subdural Hematoma in the Elderly with a History of Minor or No Previous TraumaWorld Neurosurgery.  119:e374-e382. 2018
2018 A high-protein diet or combination exercise training to improve metabolic health in individuals with long-standing spinal cord injury: a pilot randomized studyPhysiological Reports.  6. 2018
2018 Paralytic and nonparalytic muscle adaptations to exercise training versus high-protein diet in individuals with long-standing spinal cord injuryJournal of Applied Physiology.  125:64-72. 2018
2018 The Importance of Statistical Competencies for Medical Research LearnersJournal of Statistics and Data Science Education.  26:137-142. 2018
2018 Accuracy in 24-hour Urine Collection at a Tertiary Center.Reviews in urology.  20:119-124. 2018
2017 Increased troponin I is associated with fatal outcome in acquired thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpuraJournal of Clinical Apheresis.  32:311-318. 2017
2017 Physical activity and sleep quality in breast cancer survivors: A randomized trialMedicine and Science in Sports and Exercise.  49:2009-2015. 2017
2017 Real-time Nurse Interpretation of Video Capsule Endoscopy in Overt Obscure Gastrointestinal BleedingAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  112:s1474-s1475. 2017
2017 The assembly competence domain is essential for inv(16)-associated acute myeloid leukemiaLeukemia.  31:2267-2271. 2017
2017 Increased pancreatic cancer survival with greater lymph node retrieval in the National Cancer Data Base 2017
2017 Erratum to: Older age at the completion of linear growth is associated with an increased risk of adult glioma (Cancer Causes Control, 10.1007/s10552-017-0871-5)Cancer Causes and Control.  28:717-718. 2017
2017 Older age at the completion of linear growth is associated with an increased risk of adult gliomaCancer Causes and Control.  28:709-716. 2017
2017 A dance intervention for cancer survivors and their partners (RHYTHM)Journal of Cancer Survivorship.  11:350-359. 2017
2017 Statistical competencies for medical research learners: What is fundamental?Journal of Clinical and Translational Science.  1:146-152. 2017
2017 Implications of transitioning to a resident night float system in neurosurgery: Mortality, length of stay, and resident experienceJournal of Neurosurgery.  126:1269-1277. 2017
2017 Characteristics of biostatistics, epidemiology, and research design programs in institutions with clinical and translational science awardsAcademic Medicine.  92:229-236. 2017
2017 Enhanced Hematopoietic Stem Cell Self-Renewal-Promoting Ability of Clonal Primary Mesenchymal Stromal/Stem cells Versus Their Osteogenic ProgenyStem Cells.  35:473-484. 2017
2017 Microleakage around Class V Composite Restorations after Ultrasonic Scaling and Sonic Toothbrushing around their MarginJournal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry.  29:41-48. 2017
2017 The inherent challenges of using large data sets in healthcare research experiences of an interdisciplinary team 2017
2016 Pancreatic cancer survivors’ preferences, barriers, and facilitators related to physical activity and diet interventionsJournal of Cancer Survivorship.  10:981-989. 2016
2016 Risk stratification model to detect early pulmonary disease in infants with cystic fibrosis diagnosed by newborn screeningPediatric pulmonology. Supplement.  51:1168-1176. 2016
2016 Identification and Cost of Potentially Avoidable Transfers to a Tertiary Care Neurosurgery Service: A Pilot StudyNeurosurgery.  79:541-548. 2016
2016 Impact of adjuvant chemoradiation on survival in patients with resectable cholangiocarcinoma 2016
2016 Exploring effects of presurgical weight loss among women with stage 0-II breast cancer: Protocol for a randomised controlled feasibility trialBMJ Open.  6. 2016
2016 Pilot Study to Explore the Accuracy of Current Prediction Equations in Assessing Energy Needs of Patients with Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma Multiforme 2016
2016 Effect of resident handoffs on length of hospital and intensive care unit stay in a neurosurgical population: A cohort studyJournal of Neurosurgery.  125:222-228. 2016
2016 Heightened TWEAK-NF-κB signaling and inflammation-associated fibrosis in paralyzed muscles of men with chronic spinal cord injury 2016
2016 Best Practices for Biostatistical Consultation and Collaboration in Academic Health CentersAmerican Statistician.  70:187-194. 2016
2016 Reduced arrhythmia inducibility with calcium/ calmodulin-dependent protein kinase II inhibition in heart failure rabbitsJournal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology.  67:260-265. 2016
2016 Translucency, Stain Resistance, and Hardness of Composites Used for Invisalign AttachmentsJournal of clinical orthodontics : JCO.  50:170-176. 2016
2015 Systematic review of interventional sickle cell trials registered in ClinicalTrials.govClinical Trials.  12:575-583. 2015
2015 Addendum: Kong, M.Y.; Whitley, R.J.; Peng, N.; Oster, R.; Schoeb, T.R.; Sullender, W.; Ambalavanan, N.; Clancy, J.P.; Gaggar, A.; Blalock J.E. Matrix Metalloproteinase-9 Mediates RSV Infection in Vitro and in Vivo. Viruses 2015, 30, 7, 4230–4253.Viruses.  7:5609. 2015
2015 Evaluating Academic Scientists Collaborating in Team-Based Research: A Proposed FrameworkAcademic Medicine.  90:1302-1308. 2015
2015 Matrix metalloproteinase-9 mediates RSV infection in vitro and in vivoViruses.  7:4230-4253. 2015
2015 Metformin treatment improves weight and dyslipidemia in children with metabolic syndromeJournal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism.  28:649-655. 2015
2015 Economic hardship of minority and non-minority cancer survivors 1 year after diagnosis: Another long-term effect of cancer?Cancer.  121:1257-1264. 2015
2015 Results of an academic, health care worksite weight loss contest for Southeastern Americans: Scale Back Alabama 2011-2013Workplace Health and Safety.  63:165-169. 2015
2015 Targeting the effector domain of the myristoylated alanine rich C-kinase substrate enhances lung cancer radiation sensitivityInternational Journal of Oncology.  46:1079-1088. 2015
2015 Assessing Statistical Competencies in Clinical and Translational Science Education: One Size Does Not Fit AllClinical and Translational Science.  8:32-42. 2015
2015 Unresolved Pain Interference among Colorectal Cancer Survivors: Implications for Patient Care and OutcomesPain Medicine.  16:1410-1425. 2015
2014 Section Editor's NotesAmerican Statistician.  68:204. 2014
2014 A recombinant adenovirus-based vector elicits a specific humoral immune response against the V3 loop of HIV-1 gp120 in mice through the "antigen Capsid-Incorporation" strategyVirology Journal.  11. 2014
2014 The role of social support in posttreatment surveillance among african american survivors of colorectal cancerJournal of Psychosocial Oncology.  32:245-263. 2014
2014 Meeting the information needs of lower income cancer survivors: Results of a randomized control trial evaluating the American cancer society's "i can cope" 2014
2014 Pulmonary matrix metalloproteinase-9 activity in mechanically ventilated children with respiratory syncytial virusEuropean Respiratory Journal.  43:1086-1096. 2014
2014 Impact of heterozygote CFTR Mutations in COPD patients with Chronic BronchitisRespiratory Research.  15. 2014
2014 Surveillance instructions and knowledge among African American colorectal cancer survivorsJco Oncology Practice.  10. 2014
2014 What do cancer patients worry about when making decisions about treatment? Variation across racial/ethnic groupsSupportive Care in Cancer.  22:233-244. 2014
2013 Statistical computing software reviewsAmerican Statistician.  67:170. 2013
2013 Section Editor's NotesAmerican Statistician.  67:170-170. 2013
2013 Disparities in lung transplantation before and after introduction of the lung allocation scoreJournal of Heart and Lung Transplantation.  32:684-692. 2013
2013 Obesity is Associated With Poor Surgical Outcome in Crohn's Disease.Gastroenterology Research.  6:85-90. 2013
2013 Sex differences in repolarization and slow delayed rectifier potassium current and their regulation by sympathetic stimulation in rabbits 2013
2013 Section Editor's NotesAmerican Statistician.  67:104. 2013
2013 Antifungal therapy and length of hospitalization in transplant patients with invasive aspergillosisMedical Mycology.  51:128-135. 2013
2013 Strategies for developing biostatistics resources in an academic health centerAcademic Medicine.  88:454-460. 2013
2012 Section editor's notesAmerican Statistician.  66:128. 2012
2012 Racial variation in the cancer caregiving experience: A multisite study of colorectal and lung cancer caregiversCancer Nursing.  35:249-256. 2012
2012 Longitudinal associations of the endocrine environment on fat partitioning in postmenopausal womenObesity.  20:939-944. 2012
2012 Markers of inflammation and fat distribution following weight loss in African-American and white womenObesity.  20:715-720. 2012
2012 Correction: Evaluation metrics for biostatistical and epidemiological collaborationsStatistics in Medicine.  31:600. 2012
2012 Meta-analysis of cancer risk in folic acid supplementation trials 2012
2012 Cardiometabolic Risk, Knowledge, Risk Perception, and Self-Efficacy among American Indian Women with Previous Gestational DiabetesJournal of Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing.  41:246-257. 2012
2012 Do the Chi-Square Test and Fisher's Exact Test Agree in Determining Extreme for 2 × 2 TablesAmerican Statistician.  66:244-245. 2012
2012 Section editor's notesAmerican Statistician.  66:238. 2012
2011 Section editor's notesAmerican Statistician.  65:263-264. 2011
2011 Statistical computing software reviewsAmerican Statistician.  65:200. 2011
2011 Evaluation metrics for biostatistical and epidemiological collaborationsStatistics in Medicine.  30:2767-2777. 2011
2011 The end of the beginning: A commentary on 'Evaluation metrics for biostatistical and epidemiological collaborations': A rejoinderStatistics in Medicine.  30:2783-2784. 2011
2011 Early elevation of matrix Metalloproteinase-8 and -9 in pediatric ARDS is associated with an increased risk of prolonged mechanical ventilationPLoS One.  6. 2011
2011 Racial variation in willingness to trade financial resources for life-prolonging cancer treatmentCancer.  117:3476-3484. 2011
2011 Section Editor’s NotesAmerican Statistician.  65:200-200. 2011
2011 Plasma TGF-β1 in pediatric cystic fibrosis: Potential biomarker of lung disease and response to therapyPediatric pulmonology. Supplement.  46:688-695. 2011
2011 Religiosity and physical and emotional functioning among African American and white colorectal and lung cancer patientsJournal of Psychosocial Oncology.  29:372-393. 2011
2011 Effect of diet with and without exercise training on markers of inflammation and fat distribution in overweight womenObesity.  19:1131-1136. 2011
2011 Higher maternal gestational glucose concentration is associated with lower offspring insulin sensitivity and altered β-cell functionJournal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism.  96. 2011
2011 Malaria immunoepidemiology in low transmission: Correlation of infecting genotype and immune response to domains of Plasmodium falciparum merozoite surface protein 3Infection and Immunity.  79:2070-2078. 2011
2011 Section editor's notesAmerican Statistician.  65:113-114. 2011
2011 A phase i study evaluating the role of the anti-epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) antibody cetuximab as a radiosensitizer with chemoradiation for locally advanced pancreatic cancerCancer Chemotherapy and Pharmacology.  67:891-897. 2011
2011 Section editor's notesAmerican Statistician.  65:43. 2011
2011 Relationship of intramyocellular lipid to insulin sensitivity may differ with ethnicity in healthy girls and womenObesity.  19:43-48. 2011
2010 Dietary calcium intake is associated with less gain in intra-abdominal adipose tissue over 1 yearObesity.  18:2101-2104. 2010
2010 Factors associated with mortality in transplant patients with invasive aspergillosisClinical Infectious Diseases.  50:1559-1567. 2010
2010 Invasive fungal infections among organ transplant recipients: results of the transplant-associated infection surveillance network (Transnet)Clinical Infectious Diseases.  50:1101-1111. 2010
2010 Vitamin D intake is associated with insulin sensitivity in African American, but not European American, womenNutrition and Metabolism.  7. 2010
2010 Evaluation of adenovirus capsid labeling versus transgene expressionVirology Journal.  7. 2010
2010 Associations of free fatty acids with insulin secretion and action among African-American and European-American girls and womenObesity.  18:247-253. 2010
2010 Relationship between Insulin Sensitivity and Muscle Lipids may Differ with Muscle Group and Ethnicity. 2010
2009 BMI, Surgical Intervention and Methotrexate use impact Mucosal Disease in African Americans with Crohn's DiseaseInflammatory Bowel Diseases.  15:s25. 2009
2009 Corticosteroid use impacts Mucosal Disease Activity in African Americans with Ulcerative ColitisInflammatory Bowel Diseases.  15:s25. 2009
2009 Section Editor’s NotesAmerican Statistician.  63:400-400. 2009
2009 Statistical computing software reviews: Section editor's notesAmerican Statistician.  63:400. 2009
2009 Transforming growth factor-β1 in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid from children with cystic fibrosisPediatric pulmonology. Supplement.  44:1057-1064. 2009
2009 Outcomes of critically ill children requiring continuous renal replacement therapyJournal of Critical Care.  24:394-400. 2009
2009 Section Editor’s NotesAmerican Statistician.  63:187-188. 2009
2009 Statistical computing software reviewsAmerican Statistician.  63:187-188. 2009
2009 Fasting and postprandial markers of inflammation in lean and overweight childrenAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  89:1138-1144. 2009
2009 The presence of a matrix-derived neutrophil chemoattractant in bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome after lung transplantationJournal of Immunology.  182:4423-4431. 2009
2009 Cardiometabolic risk among african american women: A pilot studyJournal of Cardiovascular Nursing.  24:140-150. 2009
2009 Genetic diversity of the malaria vaccine candidate plasmodium falciparum merozoite surface protein-3 in a hypoendemic transmission environmentAmerican Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.  80:479-486. 2009
2009 Physical activity may facilitate Diabetes prevention in AdolescentsDiabetes reviews (Alexandria, Va.).  32:9-13. 2009
2008 Bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome and survival following lung transplantation for patients with sarcoidosisSarcoidosis, vasculitis, and diffuse lung diseases : official journal of WASOG / World Association of Sarcoidosis and Other Granulomatous Disorders.  25:117-124. 2008
2008 Effect of oral estrogen on substrate utilization in postmenopausal womenFertility and Sterility.  90:1275-1278. 2008
2008 Pulmonary cryptococcosis in patients without HIV infection: Factors associated with disseminated disease 2008
2008 Standard versus high-dose CVVHDF for ICU-related acute renal failureJournal of the American Society of Nephrology.  19:1233-1238. 2008
2008 Rejoinder toAmerican Statistician.  62:173-176. 2008
2008 Rejoinder to "An examination of statistical software packages for parametric and nonparametric data analyses using exact methods"American Statistician.  62:173-176. 2008
2008 Screening with the activated protein C resistance assay yields significant savings in a patient population with low prevalence of factor V LeidenAmerican Journal of Clinical Pathology.  129:494-499. 2008
2008 An examination of statistical software packages for parametric and nonparametric data analyses using exact methodsAmerican Statistician.  62:74-84. 2008
2007 No detectable improvements in cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator by nasal aminoglycosides in patients with cystic fibrosis with stop mutationsAmerican Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology.  37:57-66. 2007
2007 Effect of female partner age on pregnancy rates after vasectomy reversalFertility and Sterility.  87:1340-1344. 2007
2007 Ability of the Harris-Benedict formula to predict energy requirements differs with weight history and ethnicityProgress in food & nutrition science.  27:194-199. 2007
2007 The role of education in biostatistical consultingStatistics in Medicine.  26:709-720. 2007
2007 Ultrasound detects rapid progression of erosive disease in early rheumatoid arthritis: A prospective longitudinal study 2007
2007 Predictors of response and relapse in a cohort of adults with thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura-hemolytic uremic syndrome: A single-institution experienceTransfusion.  47:107-114. 2007
2006 Difference in dietary intake between women with polycystic ovary syndrome and healthy controlsFertility and Sterility.  86:411-417. 2006
2006 Role of diet in the treatment of polycystic ovary syndromeFertility and Sterility.  85:679-688. 2006
2005 Adiponectin is lower among African Americans and is independently related to insulin sensitivity in children and adolescentsDiabetes.  54:2772-2778. 2005
2004 The effect of folic acid and folinic acid supplements on purine metabolism in methotrexate-treated rheumatoid arthritisArthritis and Rheumatism.  50:3104-3111. 2004
2004 Activation of airway Cl- secretion in human subjects by adenosineAmerican Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology.  31:140-146. 2004
2004 Is bilateral protected specimen brush sampling necessary for the accurate diagnosis of ventilator-associated pneumonia?Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery.  57:316-322. 2004
2004 Ability of the actiwatch accelerometer to predict free-living energy expenditure in young childrenObesity.  12:1859-1865. 2004
2004 Contribution of postprandial lipemia to the dietary fat-mediated changes in endogenous lipoprotein-cholesterol concentrations in humansAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  80:1145-1158. 2004
2003 Breast cancer knowledge, beliefs, and screening behaviors among low-income, elderly black womenJournal of the National Medical Association.  95:791-805. 2003
2003 Callaert, H. (2003), "comparing statistical software packages: The case of the logrank test in statxact," The American Statistician, 57, 214-217: Comment [4]American Statistician.  57:224-225. 2003
2003 Alcohol-mediated enhancement of postprandial lipemia: A contributing factor to an increase in plasma HDL and a decrease in risk of cardiovascular diseaseAmerican Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  78:391-399. 2003
2003 An Examination of Statistical Software Packages for Categorical Data Analysis Using Exact Methods—Part IIAmerican Statistician.  57:201-213. 2003
2003 Callaert, H. (2003), “Comparing statistical software packages: The case of the logrank test in statxact,” the American statistician, 57, 214-217: Comment by osterAmerican Statistician.  57:221-226. 2003
2002 An examination of statistical software packages for categorical data analysis using exact methodsAmerican Statistician.  56:235-246. 2002
2000 Prevalence of non-diabetic renal disease among African-American parents with type II diabetes mellitusScandinavian journal of urology.  34:331-335. 2000
2000 Beta-agonist-induced alterations in organ weights and protein content: comparison of racemic clenbuterol and its enantiomers. 2000
2000 Genitourinary tuberculosis in patients with HIV infection: Clinical features in an inner-city hospital populationAmerican Journal of the Medical Sciences.  320:299-303. 2000
2000 Influence of a rural primary care clerkship on medical students' intentions to practice in a rural communityJournal of Rural Health.  16:155-161. 2000
2000 β-agonist-induced alterations in organ weights and protein content: Comparison of racemic clenbuterol and its enantiomers 2000
1999 Health professions students’ opinions of interdisciplinary health care teams. 1999
1998 An examination of five statistical software packages for epidemiologyAmerican Statistician.  52:267-280. 1998
1998 Influence of alcohol and drug use on aids risk behavior among youth in dropout preventionJournal of Drug Education.  28:159-168. 1998
1988 Role of body fat in the prediction of the metabolic response for immersion in cold water 1988

Research Overview

  • -Categorical Data Analysis
    -Longitudinal Data Analysis
    -Clinical Trials Methodology
    -Modern Statistical Computing Methods
    -Statistics Education to Health Science Learners
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Biostatistics, University of Cincinnati 1995
  • Master of Science in Statistics, University of Kentucky 1986
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics, Case Western Reserve University 1984
  • Full Name

  • Robert A. Oster
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