Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2022 Evidence and implementation gaps in management of sentinel node–positive melanoma in the United StatesSurgery.  172:226-233. 2022
2022 Cost-Effectiveness of Individual Placement and Support Compared to Transitional Work Program for Veterans with Post-traumatic Stress DisorderAdministration and Policy in Mental Health and Mental Health Services Research.  49:429-439. 2022
2022 Pre-treatment neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio as a biomarker of frailty and predictor of survival among older adults with multiple myelomaJournal of Geriatric Oncology.  13:486-492. 2022
2022 Association between body composition and chemotherapy-related toxicity in children with lymphoma and rhabdomyosarcomaCancer.  128:1302-1311. 2022
2022 Challenging weekend discharges associated with excess length of stay in surgical patients at Veterans Affairs hospitalsSurgery.  171:405-410. 2022
2022 Identifying Patient Profiles for Developing Tailored Diabetes Self-Management Interventions: A Latent Class Cluster Analysis 2022
2022 Moving to a more restrictive transfusion protocol: Outcomes in head and neck free flap surgery 2022
2022 Time to Antibiotic for Pediatric Oncology Patients with Febrile Neutropenia at Regional Emergency DepartmentsPediatric Emergency Care.  38:E94-E99. 2022
2021 Rates of margin positive resection with breast conservation for invasive breast cancer using the NCDB 2021
2021 SARS-CoV-2 in Childhood Cancer in 2020: A Disease of DisparitiesJournal of Clinical Oncology.  39:3778-3788. 2021
2021 SToRytelling to Improve Disease outcomes in Gout (STRIDE-GO): a multicenter, randomized controlled trial in African American veterans with goutBMC Medicine.  19. 2021
2021 Peer-delivered Cognitive Behavioral Therapy-based Intervention Reduced Depression and Stress in Community Dwelling Adults with Diabetes and Chronic Pain: A Cluster Randomized TrialAnnals of Behavioral Medicine.  55:970-980. 2021
2021 Psychosocial Determinants of Readmission after SurgeryMedical Care.  59:864-871. 2021
2021 Reduction in Late Mortality Among Patients With Multiple Myeloma Treated With Autologous Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplantation—A Blood or Marrow Transplant Survivor Study Report 2021
2021 Characteristics Associated With Unsheltered Status Among VeteransAmerican Journal of Preventive Medicine.  61:357-368. 2021
2021 Risk for cardiovascular events following microsize' versus usual myocardial infarctions 2021
2021 A pilot randomized controlled trial of endovascular coils and vascular plugs for proximal splenic artery embolization in high-grade splenic trauma 2021
2021 Peer coach delivered storytelling program improved diabetes medication adherence: A cluster randomized trialContemporary Clinical Trials.  104. 2021
2021 Peer Support Intervention Improves Pain-Related Outcomes Among Rural Adults With Diabetes and Chronic Pain at 12-Month Follow-UpJournal of Rural Health.  37:394-405. 2021
2021 Number of Social Determinants of Health and Fatal and Nonfatal Incident Coronary Heart Disease in the REGARDS StudyCirculation.  143:244-253. 2021
2021 Gender differences in association of prescription opioid use and mortality: A propensity-matched analysis from the REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) prospective cohortSubstance Abuse.  42:94-103. 2021
2021 Red blood cell exosome hemoglobin content increases after cardiopulmonary bypass and mediates acute kidney injury in an animal modelJournal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery2021
2020 Peer coach delivered storytelling program for diabetes medication adherence: Intervention development and process outcomesContemporary Clinical Trials Communications.  20. 2020
2020 Patient-reported health literacy scores are associated with readmissions following surgery 2020
2020 Time-varying depressive symptoms and cardiovascular and all-cause mortality: Does the risk vary by age or sex? 2020
2020 Elevated depressive symptoms and risk of all-cause and cardiovascular mortality among adults with and without diabetes: The REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) studyJournal of Diabetes and its Complications.  34. 2020
2020 Trial design for ineffectiveness research: A mixed-methods surveyBMJ Evidence Based Medicine.  25:159-163. 2020
2020 Depressive symptoms do not discriminate: racial and economic influences between time-varying depressive symptoms and mortality among REGARDS participantsAnnals of Epidemiology.  46:31-40.e2. 2020
2020 Allopurinol adherence and its predictors in gout: a national cohort study in US veteransLancet Rheumatology.  2:e281-e291. 2020
2020 Clinical and genetic risk prediction of cognitive impairment after blood or marrow transplantation for hematologic malignancyJournal of Clinical Oncology.  38:1312-1321. 2020
2020 Elicitation of prior probability distributions for a proposed Bayesian randomized clinical trial of whole blood for trauma resuscitationTransfusion.  60:498-506. 2020
2020 The Job Demands-Resources Model as a Framework to Identify Factors Associated With Burnout in Surgical ResidentsJournal of Surgical Research.  247:121-127. 2020
2020 Health Literacy in SurgeryHealth literacy research and practice.  4:e46-e65. 2020
2020 Increasing preoperative apnea severity improves upper airway stimulation response in OSA treatment 2020
2020 Association of Food Access, Recreational Opportunities, and Natural Amenities with Engagement in the Veterans MOVE! Weight Management Program 2020
2020 Peer-delivered cognitive behavioral training to improve functioning in patients with diabetes: A cluster-randomized trialAnnals of Family Medicine.  18:15-23. 2020
2020 The association of enhanced recovery pathway and acute kidney injury in patients undergoing colorectal surgeryDiseases of the Colon and Rectum.  233-241. 2020
2020 Validation of the Maxillary Sinus Roof as a Landmark for Navigating the Pediatric Skull Base 2020
2019 Preoperative opioid use and postoperative pain associated with surgical readmissions 2019
2019 Revisiting age-related admission following tonsillectomy in the pediatric population 2019
2019 Risk factors for 'microsize' vs. usual myocardial infarctions in the REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) studyEuropean Heart Journal - Quality of Care and Clinical Outcomes.  5:343-351. 2019
2019 Automatic methods to extract prescription status quality measures from unstructured health recordsStudies in Health Technology and Informatics.  264:15-19. 2019
2019 High health care costs in minority groups of older US Medicare beneficiaries with epilepsyEpilepsia.  60:1462-1471. 2019
2019 Using health-related quality of life to predict cardiovascular disease eventsQuality of Life Research.  28:1465-1475. 2019
2019 Comparison of a Potential Hospital Quality Metric with Existing Metrics for Surgical Quality-Associated ReadmissionJAMA Network Open.  2. 2019
2019 Exaggerated interventricular dependence among trauma and burn patients: A relationship with kidney function—an exploratory studyAmerican Surgeon.  85:365-369. 2019
2019 Healthcare disparities in outcomes of patients with resectable pancreatic cancer 2019
2019 The design and development of MyT1DHero: A mobile app for adolescents with type 1 diabetes and their parentsJournal of Telemedicine and Telecare.  25:172-180. 2019
2019 An increasing neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio trajectory predicts organ failure in critically-ill male trauma patients. An exploratory studyHealthcare.  7. 2019
2019 Exploring Trajectories of Health Care Utilization Before and After SurgeryJournal of The American College of Surgeons.  228:116-128. 2019
2019 The impact of breast lumpectomy tray utilization on cost savingsJournal of Surgical Research.  233:32-35. 2019
2018 Impact of peer support on acute care visits and hospitalizations for individuals with diabetes and depressive symptoms: A cluster-randomized controlled trialDiabetes Care.  41:2463-2470. 2018
2018 Resolution of ascites and hepatic encephalopathy and absence of variceal bleeding in decompensated hepatitis C virus cirrhosis patientsJGH Open.  2:317-321. 2018
2018 Congestive heart failure in older adults diagnosed with follicular lymphoma: A population-based studyCancer.  124:4221-4230. 2018
2018 Treatment patterns for ductal carcinoma in situ with close or positive mastectomy marginsJournal of Surgical Research.  231:36-42. 2018
2018 Causes of inferior outcome in adolescents and young adults with acute lymphoblastic leukemia: Across oncology services and regardless of clinical trial enrollmentCancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention.  27:1133-1141. 2018
2018 Porcine small intestine submucosal grafts improve remucosalization and progenitor cell recruitment to sites of upper airway tissue remodelingInternational Forum of Allergy and Rhinology.  8:1162-1168. 2018
2018 Using an mHealth App to Transition Care of Type 1 Diabetes from Parents to Teens: Protocol for a Pilot StudyJMIR Research Protocols.  7. 2018
2018 A weight loss intervention delivered by peer coaches in primary care: Rationale and study design of the PROMISE trialContemporary Clinical Trials.  72:53-61. 2018
2018 Association between preoperative proteinuria and postoperative acute kidney injury and readmissionJAMA Surgery.  153. 2018
2018 Association of postoperative readmissions with surgical quality using a delphi consensus process to identify relevant diagnosis codesJAMA Surgery.  153:728-737. 2018
2018 Dietary patterns and mediterranean diet score and hazard of recurrent coronary heart disease events and all-cause mortality in the regards study 2018
2018 Achieving health equity in surgery through enhanced recovery after surgery (ERAS): The elimination of racial disparities in post-operative length-of-stay is sustained long-termClinical nutrition ESPEN.  25:178-179. 2018
2018 Predictive factors of weight regain following laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass 2018
2018 N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide and microsize myocardial infarction risk in the reasons for geographic and racial differences in stroke studyBMC Cardiovascular Disorders.  18. 2018
2018 Risk of pharmacokinetic interactions between antiepileptic and other drugs in older persons and factors associated with riskEpilepsia.  59:715-723. 2018
2018 New-onset cardiovascular morbidity in older adults with stage i to III colorectal cancerJournal of Clinical Oncology.  36:609-616. 2018
2018 Homeless Status, Postdischarge Health Care Utilization, and Readmission after SurgeryMedical Care.  56:460-469. 2018
2018 Observational study of the differential impact of time-varying depressive symptoms on all-cause and cause-specific mortality by health status in community-dwelling adults: The REGARDS studyBMJ Open.  8. 2018
2017 Association between preoperative hemoglobin A1c levels, postoperative hyperglycemia, and readmissions following gastrointestinal surgeryJAMA Surgery.  152:1031-1038. 2017
2017 Reduced disparities and improved surgical outcomes for Asian Americans with colorectal cancerJournal of Surgical Research.  218:23-28. 2017
2017 The Fifth Vital Sign: Postoperative Pain Predicts 30-day Readmissions and Subsequent Emergency Department VisitsAnnals of Surgery.  266:516-524. 2017
2017 Vulnerabilities to health disparities and statin use in the REGARDS (reasons for geographic and racial differences in stroke) study 2017
2017 Association of the modified frailty index with 30-day surgical readmissionJAMA Surgery.  152:749-757. 2017
2017 Effects of an Unlabeled Loading Dose on Tumor-Specific Uptake of a Fluorescently Labeled Antibody for Optical Surgical Navigation 2017
2017 Perioperative beta blockers and statins for noncardiac surgery patients with coronary stents 2017
2017 Black-White Differences in Incident Fatal, Nonfatal, and Total Coronary Heart DiseaseCirculation.  136:152-166. 2017
2017 Racial disparities in length-of-stay persist even with no postoperative complicationsJournal of Surgical Research.  214:14-22. 2017
2017 Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Eliminates Racial Disparities in Postoperative Length of Stay After Colorectal SurgeryAnnals of Surgery2017
2017 Quality Indicator for Epilepsy Treatment 15 (QUIET-15): Intervening after recurrent seizures in the elderlyEpilepsy and Behavior.  70:253-258. 2017
2017 Hospital Readmissions after Surgery: How Important Are Hospital and Specialty Factors?Journal of The American College of Surgeons.  224:515-523. 2017
2017 Venous thromboembolic events: How low can you go? 2017
2017 What does the U.S. Medicare administrative claims database tell us about initial antiepileptic drug treatment for older adults with new-onset epilepsy?Epilepsia.  58:548-557. 2017
2017 A study to reduce readmissions after surgery in the Veterans Health Administration: Design and methodologyBMC Health Services Research.  17. 2017
2017 Emotional intelligence in surgery is associated with resident job satisfactionJournal of Surgical Research.  209:178-183. 2017
2017 Performance of the Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease Pooled Cohort Risk Equations by Social Deprivation Status 2017
2017 Characterizing the utility and limitations of repurposing an open-field optical imaging device for fluorescence-guided surgery in head and neck cancer patientsJournal of Nuclear Medicine.  58:246-251. 2017
2017 Adherence to antiepileptic drugs among diverse older Americans on Part D MedicareEpilepsy and Behavior.  66:68-73. 2017
2017 Intermediate-acting nondepolarizing neuromuscular blocking agents and risk of postoperative 30-day morbidity and mortality, and long-term survivalAnesthesia and Analgesia.  124:1476-1483. 2017
2017 Quality of Antiepileptic Treatment Among Older Medicare Beneficiaries With Epilepsy: A Retrospective Claims Data AnalysisMedical Care.  55:677-683. 2017
2016 Coronary angiography and failure to rescue after postoperative myocardial infarction in patients with coronary stents undergoing noncardiac surgery 2016
2016 Outcomes associated with preoperative weight loss after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass 2016
2016 Effects of concurrent depressive symptoms and perceived stress on cardiovascular risk in low- and high-income participants: Findings from the Reasons for Geographical and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) study 2016
2016 Pre-operative echocardiography among patients with coronary artery disease in the United States Veterans Affairs healthcare system: A retrospective cohort studyBMC Cardiovascular Disorders.  16. 2016
2016 The E-Coach technology-assisted care transition system: a pragmatic randomized trialTranslational Behavioral Medicine.  6:428-437. 2016
2016 Elucidating the Association Between Depressive Symptoms, Coronary Heart Disease, and Stroke in Black and White Adults: The REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) Study 2016
2016 Readmission rates after lower extremity bypass vary significantly by surgical indicationJournal of Vascular Surgery.  64:458-464. 2016
2016 Volunteer peer support, diabetes, and depressive symptoms: Results from the ENCOURAGE trialJournal of Clinical and Translational Endocrinology.  4:38-44. 2016
2016 Association of coronary stent indication with postoperative outcomes following noncardiac surgeryJAMA Surgery.  151:462-469. 2016
2016 Erratum: Association between intraoperative hypotension and hypertension and 30-day postoperative mortality in noncardiac surgery. (Anesthesiology 2015; 123:(307-19))Anesthesiology.  124:741-742. 2016
2016 Identifying Symptom Patterns in People Living With HIV DiseaseJournal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care.  27:121-132. 2016
2016 Identifying symptom patterns among people living with HIV diseaseJournal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care.  27:121-132. 2016
2016 Blood transfusion and 30-day mortality in patients with coronary artery disease and anemia following noncardiac surgeryJAMA Surgery.  151:139-145. 2016
2016 Delays in surgery for patientswith coronary stents placed after diagnosis of colorectal cancerJAMA Surgery.  151:86-88. 2016
2016 Postoperative 30-day readmission: Time to focus on what happens outside the hospitalAnnals of Surgery.  264:621-631. 2016
2016 The incremental risk of coronary stents on postoperative adverse events. A matched cohort studyAnnals of Surgery.  263:924-930. 2016
2015 Frequency of surgery cancellations associated with myocardial infarction or death 6 months after coronary stent placementJAMA Surgery.  150:1199-1201. 2015
2015 Safety and tumor specificity of cetuximab-IRDye800 for surgical navigation in head and neck cancerClinical Cancer Research.  21:3658-3666. 2015
2015 Association between intraoperative hypotension and hypertension and 30-day postoperative mortality in noncardiac surgeryAnesthesiology.  123:307-319. 2015
2015 Challenges of prolonged follow-up and temporal imbalance in pragmatic trials: Analysis of the ENCOURAGE trialAnnals of Family Medicine.  13:S66-S72. 2015
2015 Hospital Acquired Conditions Are the Strongest Predictor for Early Readmission: An Analysis of 26,710 ArthroplastiesJournal of Arthroplasty.  30:1299-1307. 2015
2015 Peer coaches to improve diabetes outcomes in rural Alabama: A cluster randomized trialAnnals of Family Medicine.  13:S18-S26. 2015
2015 A ratiometric threshold for determining presence of cancer during fluorescence-guided surgeryJournal of Surgical Oncology.  112:2-8. 2015
2015 Phase I dose-escalating trial of Escherichia coli purine nucleoside phosphorylase and fludarabine gene therapy for advanced solid tumorsAnnals of Oncology.  26:1481-1487. 2015
2015 Association between inpatient surveillance and venous thromboembolism rates after hospital dischargeJAMA Surgery.  150:520-527. 2015
2015 Intraoperative nerve monitoring and vocal cord paralysis: Controlling bias: In reply to Nguyen and wangJournal of The American College of Surgeons.  220:973-974. 2015
2015 Association of Race and Socioeconomic Status with Outcomes Following Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y Gastric BypassObesity Surgery.  25:705-711. 2015
2015 In response: Research using archival health care data: Let the buyer bewareEpilepsia.  56:322-323. 2015
2014 The incremental risk of noncardiac surgery on adverse cardiac events following coronary stentingJournal of the American College of Cardiology.  64:2730-2739. 2014
2014 Improved adverse postoperative outcomes with revised American College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Guidelines for patients with cardiac stentsJAMA Surgery.  149:1113-1120. 2014
2014 Examining national outcomes after thyroidectomy with nerve monitoringJournal of The American College of Surgeons.  219:765-770. 2014
2014 Improved outcomes associated with a revised quality measure for continuing perioperative -blockadeJAMA Surgery.  149:1031-1037. 2014
2014 Surgical site infection after arthroplasty: Comparative effectiveness of prophylactic antibiotics: Do surgical care improvement project guidelines need to be updated? 2014
2014 Cardiovascular event risk after noncardiac surgery - Reply 2014
2014 Comparison of prospective risk estimates for postoperative complications: Human vs computer modelJournal of The American College of Surgeons.  218:237-245.e4. 2014
2014 Effect of elective inguinal hernia repair on urinary symptom burden in men 2014
2014 Psychiatric and neurologic risk factors for incident cases of new-onset epilepsy in older adults: Data from U.S. Medicare beneficiariesEpilepsia.  55:1120-1127. 2014
2014 The relationship between timing of surgical complications and hospital readmissionJAMA Surgery.  149:348-354. 2014
2013 Associations between food groups, dietary patterns, and cardiorespiratory fitness in the coronary artery risk development in young adults study 1-3American Journal of Clinical Nutrition.  98:1402-1409. 2013
2013 Perceived stress is associated with incident coronary heart disease and all-cause mortality in low- but not high-income participants in the Reasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke study 2013
2013 Variations in tobacco control in National Dental PBRN practices: The role of patient and practice factors 2013
2013 Risk of major adverse cardiac events following noncardiac surgery in patients with coronary stents 2013
2013 Timing of surgical antibiotic prophylaxis and the risk of surgical site infectionJAMA Surgery.  148:649-657. 2013
2013 Mediation of smoking-associated postoperative mortality by perioperative complications in veterans undergoing elective surgery: Data from Veterans Affairs Surgical Quality Improvement Program (VASQIP)a cohort studyBMJ Open.  3. 2013
2013 Risk factors for osteonecrosis of the jaws: a case-control study from the CONDOR Dental PBRN.Texas Dental Journal.  130:299-307. 2013
2013 Behavioral mechanisms, elevated depressive symptoms, and the risk for myocardial infarction or death in individuals with coronary heart disease: The regards (reason for geographic and racial differences in stroke) studyJournal of the American College of Cardiology.  61:622-630. 2013
2013 Oral antibiotic bowel preparation reduces length of stay and readmissions after colorectal surgeryJournal of The American College of Surgeons.  216:756-762. 2013
2013 Re: Timing of surgical antibiotic prophylaxis and the risk of surgical site infection 2013
2012 Geographic variation of epilepsy for older Americans: How close to the geographic variation of stroke?Epilepsia.  53:2186-2193. 2012
2012 Osteonecrosis of the jaw and oral hygiene: a case-control study from Condor Dental PBRN.Journal of Dental Hygiene.  86:32-33. 2012
2012 Association between Surgical Care Improvement Program venous thromboembolism measures and postoperative events 2012
2012 Preoperative oral antibiotics reduce surgical site infection following elective colorectal resectionsDiseases of the Colon and Rectum.  55:1160-1166. 2012
2012 The E-Coach transition support computer telephony implementation study: Protocol of a randomized trialContemporary Clinical Trials.  33:1172-1179. 2012
2012 Adverse cardiac events in patients with coronary stents undergoing noncardiac surgery: A systematic review 2012
2012 Diagnostic tests and neurology care for medicare beneficiaries with seizures: Differences across racial groupsMedical Care.  50:730-736. 2012
2012 Toward prospective identification of high-risk surgical patientsAmerican Surgeon.  78:755-760. 2012
2012 Trajectories of drug use and mortality outcomes among adults followed over 18 yearsJournal of General Internal Medicine.  27:808-816. 2012
2012 The incidence and timing of noncardiac surgery after cardiac stent implantationJournal of The American College of Surgeons.  214:658-666. 2012
2012 Incidence and prevalence of epilepsy among older US Medicare beneficiariesNeurology.  78:448-453. 2012
2012 Association between marijuana exposure and pulmonary function over 20 years 2012
2011 Improving care after myocardial infarction using a 2-year internet-delivered intervention: The department of veterans affairs myocardial infarction-plus cluster-randomized trialArchives of Internal Medicine.  171:1910-1917. 2011
2011 Smoking as a risk factor for short-term outcomes following primary total hip and total knee replacement in veteransArthritis Care and Research.  63:1365-1374. 2011
2011 Surgical site infection prevention: Time to move beyond the surgical care improvement programAnnals of Surgery.  254:494-501. 2011
2011 Management of blunt extracranial traumatic cerebrovascular injury: A multidisciplinary survey of current practiceWorld Journal of Emergency Surgery.  6. 2011
2011 Lessons learned during the conduct of clinical studies in the dental PBRNJournal of Dental Education.  75:453-465. 2011
2011 ONJ in two dental practice-based research network regionsJournal of Dental Research.  90:433-438. 2011
2011 Risk factors for osteonecrosis of the jaws: A case-control study from the CONDOR dental PBRNJournal of Dental Research.  90:439-444. 2011
2011 Self-calibrated warping for mass spectra alignmentCancer Informatics.  10:65-82. 2011
2011 Cardiovascular oscillations at the bedside: Early diagnosis of neonatal sepsis using heart rate characteristics monitoringPhysiological Measurement.  32:1821-1832. 2011
2011 Multivariate neighborhood sample entropy: A method for data reduction and prediction of complex dataMethods in Enzymology.  487:397-408. 2011
2011 Physician and patient influences on provider performance -blockers in postmyocardial infarction management in the mi-plus studyCirculation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes.  4:99-106. 2011
2010 The QUIT-PRIMO provider-patient Internet-delivered smoking cessation referral intervention: A cluster-randomized comparative effectiveness trial: Study protocolImplementation Science.  5. 2010
2010 Change in stated clinical practice associated with participation in the dental practice-based research networkGeneral Dentistry.  58:520-528. 2010
2010 Dentists' use of caries risk assessment in children: Findings from the dental practice-based research networkGeneral Dentistry.  58:230-234. 2010
2010 Restorative treatment thresholds for occlusal primary caries among dentists in the Dental Practice-Based Research NetworkJournal of the American Dental Association.  141:171-184. 2010
2010 Use of caries-preventive agents in children: Findings from the dental practice-based research networkOral Health and Preventive Dentistry.  8:351-359. 2010
2009 How dentists diagnose and treat defective restorations: Evidence from the dental Practice-Based Research NetworkOperative Dentistry.  34:664-673. 2009
2009 Practices participating in a dental PBRN have substantial and advantageous diversity even though as a group they have much in common with dentists at largeBMC Oral Health.  9. 2009
2009 Dentists in practice-based research networks have much in common with dentists at large: Evidence from the dental practice-based research networkGeneral Dentistry.  57:270-275. 2009
2009 The importance of measuring competency-based outcomes: Standard evaluation measures are not surrogates for clinical performance of internal medicine residents 2009
2009 Disparities in self-monitoring of blood glucose among low-income ethnic minority populations with diabetes, United StatesEthnicity and Disease.  19:97-103. 2009
2009 Pharmaceuticals companies' medication assistance programs: Potentially useful but too burdensome to use?Southern Medical Journal.  102:139-144. 2009
2008 Racial differences in self-reported infertility and risk factors for infertility in a cohort of black and white women: The CARDIA Women's StudyFertility and Sterility.  90:1640-1648. 2008
2008 Does delayed measurement affect patient reports of provider performance? Implications for performance measurement of medical assistance with tobacco cessation: A Dental PBRN studyBMC Health Services Research.  8. 2008
2008 Internet delivered support for tobacco control in dental practice: Randomized controlled trialJournal of Medical Internet Research.  10. 2008
2007 Assessing addiction treatment agreement for cross-national transport to Ukraine 2007
2007 Sample entropy statistics and testing for order in complex physiological signals 2007
2004 Sample EntropyMethods in Enzymology.  384:172-184. 2004
2002 Sample entropy analysis of neonatal heart rate variability. 2002
2002 Sample entropy analysis of neonatal heart rate variability 2002
2000 Physiological time-series analysis using approximate and sample entropy 2000


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2020 Health Literacy in Surgery: A systematic Review 2020


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2017 Adaptive trial designs.  99-107. 2017
2017 Using a placebo or sham procedure as a control: Ethics and practicalities.  251-257. 2017

Research Overview

  • health services research, biostatistics
  • Investigator On

  • A Multi-Component Non-Pharmacological Intervention to Improve Cognitive Outcomes in Hematologic Cancer Survivors  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • A Nurse-Led Structured Discharge Teaching Intervention for Parents of Newly Diagnosed Pediatric Oncology Patients  awarded by Alex's Lemonade Stand
  • BMT Survivor Study-2 (BMTSS-2)  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • Collaboration to Improve Blood Pressure (BP) in the US Black Belt - Addressing the Triple Threat  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • Collaboration to Improve Blood Pressure in the US Black Belt- Addressing the Triple Threat  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • Comprehensive Cancer Center Core Support Grant  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • Designing a Plan of Action for Better Access and Quality of Surgery for African-Americans with Gastrointestinal Cancers in the Deep South  awarded by NATIONAL INSTITUTE ON MINORITY HEALTH AND HEALTH DISPARITIES/NIH/DHHS
  • Dual PET/Fluorescence Imaging of Glioma with an MMP-14 Activabable Peptide Probe  awarded by DOD - Department of Defense
  • Enahancing 6MP Adherence in Adolescents with ALL: Strategy for Dissemination  awarded by RALLY FOUNDATION
  • Enhancing 6MP Adherence in Adolescents with ALL: Strategy for Dissemination  awarded by RALLY FOUNDATION
  • Enhancing 6MP Adherence in Adolescents with ALL: Strategy for Dissemination  awarded by RALLY FOUNDATION
  • Enhancing 6MP Adherence in Adolescents with ALL: Strategy for Dissemination  awarded by RALLY FOUNDATION
  • Health Care Utilization and Associated Costs Among Older Cancer Survivors  awarded by American Cancer Society, Inc.
  • Imaging Guided Surgery using Fluorescently Labeled Cetuximab  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • Implementation of a Provider-Focused Intervention for Maximizing HPV Vaccine Uptake in Young Cancer Survivors receiving Follow-Up Care in Pediatric Oncology Practices: A Cluster-Randomized Trial  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • Improving Medication Adherence in the Alabama Black Belt  awarded by PATIENT CENTERED OUTCOMES RESEARCH INSTITUTE
  • Improving Medication Adherence in the Alabama Black Belt  awarded by Weill (Joan and Sanford I.) Medical College of Cornell University
  • Improving Medication Adherence in the Alabama Black Belt  awarded by Weill (Joan and Sanford I.) Medical College of Cornell University
  • Improving Medication Adherence in the Alabama Black Belt  awarded by Weill (Joan and Sanford I.) Medical College of Cornell University
  • Improving Medication Adherence in the Alabama Black Belt  awarded by Weill (Joan and Sanford I.) Medical College of Cornell University
  • Improving Participation and Reducing Acute Cardiovascular Hospitalizations with Weight Management (ReACH)  awarded by American Heart Association
  • Ivacaftor for Acquired CFTR Dysfunction in Chronic Rhinosinusitis  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • Midlife Health and Service Utilization Associated with Early Life Drug Use  awarded by National Institute on Drug Abuse/NIH/DHHS
  • Mindfulness-Based Diabetes Education for Adults with Elevated Diabetes Distress  awarded by NATIONAL CENTER FOR COMPLEMENTARY & INTEGRATIVE HEALTH/NIH/DHHS
  • Mitigating Long-term Treatment-related Morbidity in Childhood Cancer Survivors  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • Prediction and Prevention of Therapy-Related Myeloid Neoplasms Following Autologous Transplantation  awarded by Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
  • Predictors of Clonal Hematopoiesis of Indeterminate Potential and Clonal Evolution  awarded by American Society of Hematology ^
  • Predictors of Systemic Exposure to Oral 6MP During Maintenance in Adolescents and Young Adults with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • Preoperative Pectoral Nerve Block to Decrease Acute and Chronic Post-Operative Pain and Narcotic use Following Mastectomy  awarded by UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA HEALTH SERVICES FOUNDATION
  • Primary Care Obesity Management in the Southeast_PROMISE  awarded by National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases/NIH/DHHS
  • Private Grant  awarded by Pfizer Pharmaceuticals
  • Private Grant  awarded by COOK MEDICAL - NEW
  • Private Grant  awarded by Genentech
  • Private Grant  awarded by PENUMBRA, INC.
  • Project Burden of Morbidity and Premature Mortality in Patients with Erdheim-Chester Disease  awarded by Uplifting Athletes
  • Quality of Epilepsy Treatment and Costs in Older Americans by Race (QUIET CARE)  awarded by National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke/NIH/DHHS
  • RESTORE ( Addressing Social Determinants to Prevent Hypertension) Network  awarded by NEW YORK UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE
  • REasons for Geographic And Racial Differences in Stroke-Myocardial Infarction-2  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke-Myocardial Infarction-3  awarded by Cornell University
  • REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke-Myocardial Infarction-3  awarded by Weill (Joan and Sanford I.) Medical College of Cornell University
  • Reasons for Geographic AND Racial Differences in Stroke-Myocardial Infarction-2  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • Skeletal Health in Bariatric Surgery Patients  awarded by American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Foundation
  • Social Support, Self-Management, and Hospital Use for Heart Failure  awarded by American Heart Association
  • The Alabama Cardiovascular Cooperative: Supporting Cardiovascular Risk Reduction in Primary Care  awarded by Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality/DHHS
  • Trauma Resuscitation with Group O Whole Blood or Products (TROOP) Trial  awarded by National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/NIH/DHHS
  • Understanding Outcome Disparities in AYA with ALL  awarded by RALLY FOUNDATION
  • Understanding Outcome Disparities in AYA with ALL  awarded by RALLY FOUNDATION
  • Use of Porcine Small Intestinal Submucosa (SIS) Graft to Aid in Nasal Septal Remucosalization and Tissue Healing in Patients Following Use of Nasoseptal Flap Elevation for Skull Base Surgery  awarded by Stanford University
  • Using CERs to Optimize Quality of Life for Persons with Diabetes and Chronic Pain  awarded by Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality/DHHS
  • Using ICTs to Enhance Quality of Life Among Older Adults: An Intervention Study  awarded by National Institute on Aging/NIH/DHHS
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2005
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Biostatistics, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2004
  • Master of Sciences or Mathematics, University of Virginia 1998
  • Full Name

  • Joshua Richman