Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2019 A Novel Method to Combine Assessment of Benefit and Harm: Outcome Measures in Rheumatology 3×3 Methodology Applied to Two Active Comparator TrialsArthritis Care and Research.  71:319-322. 2019
2018 Identifying priority outcomes that influence selection of disease-modifying therapies in MSNeurology: Clinical Practice.  8:179-185. 2018
2018 A survey of dietary characteristics in a large population of people with multiple sclerosisMultiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders.  22:12-18. 2018
2018 Treatment satisfaction and bothersome bladder, bowel, sexual symptoms in multiple sclerosisMultiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders.  20:16-21. 2018
2018 Diet quality is associated with disability and symptom severity in multiple sclerosis.Neurology.  90:e1-e11. 2018
2017 Regulation of autophagy, mitochondrial dynamics, and cellular bioenergetics by 4-hydroxynonenal in primary neuronsAutophagy.  13:1828-1840. 2017
2017 Long-term follow-up of a randomized study of combination interferon and glatiramer acetate in multiple sclerosis: Efficacy and safety results up to 7 yearsMultiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders.  18:95-102. 2017
2017 Shared decision making and autonomy among us participants with multiple sclerosis in the NARCOMS registryInternational Journal of Ms Care.  19:303-312. 2017
2017 Perspectives on marijuana use and effectiveness: A survey of NARCOMS participantsNeurology: Clinical Practice.  7:333-343. 2017
2017 O-GlcNAc regulation of autophagy and α-synuclein homeostasis; Implications for Parkinson's diseaseMolecular Brain.  10. 2017
2017 Baseline EDSS proportions in MS clinical trials affect the overall outcome and power: A cautionary noteMultiple Sclerosis.  23:982-987. 2017
2017 Upper limb impairment is associated with use of assistive devices and unemployment in multiple sclerosisMultiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders.  13:87-92. 2017
2017 Improvement of High-Density Lipoprotein Function in Patients With Early Rheumatoid Arthritis Treated With Methotrexate Monotherapy or Combination Therapies in a Randomized Controlled TrialArthritis and Rheumatology.  69:46-57. 2017
2016 Cost-Effectiveness of Triple Therapy Versus Etanercept Plus Methotrexate in Early Aggressive Rheumatoid ArthritisArthritis Care and Research.  68:1751-1757. 2016
2016 Increased pretreatment serum IFN-β/α ratio predicts non-response to tumour necrosis factor α inhibition in rheumatoid arthritisAnnals of the Rheumatic Diseases.  75:1757-1762. 2016
2016 Effect of Drug Therapy on Net Cholesterol Efflux Capacity of High-Density Lipoprotein–Enriched Serum in Rheumatoid ArthritisArthritis and Rheumatology.  68:2099-2105. 2016
2016 Health insurance affects the use of disease-modifying therapy in multiple sclerosisNeurology.  87:365-374. 2016
2016 The Relationship Between HIV Risk, High-Risk Behavior, Religiosity, and Spirituality Among Black Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM): An Exploratory StudyJournal of Religion and Health.  55:535-548. 2016
2016 Relationship between symptom change, relapse activity and disability progression in multiple sclerosisJournal of the Neurological Sciences.  362:121-126. 2016
2016 Association of Triple Therapy with Improvement in Cholesterol Profiles over Two-Year Followup in the Treatment of Early Aggressive Rheumatoid Arthritis TrialArthritis and Rheumatology.  68:577-586. 2016
2016 The Relationship of Religiosity, Spirituality, Substance Abuse, and Depression Among Black Men Who Have Sex with Men (MSM)Journal of Religion and Health.  55:255-268. 2016
2016 Disability progression after switching from natalizumab to fingolimod or interferon beta/glatiramer acetate therapies: A NARCOMS analysisInternational Journal of Ms Care.  18:230-238. 2016
2015 Effect of in-painting on cortical thickness measurements in multiple sclerosis: A large cohort studyHuman Brain Mapping.  36:3749-3760. 2015
2015 Comprehensive appraisal of magnetic resonance imaging findings in sustained rheumatoid arthritis remission: A substudyArthritis Care and Research.  67:929-939. 2015
2015 Impact of multiple sclerosis relapse: The NARCOMS participant perspectiveMultiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders.  4:234-240. 2015
2015 Regional gray matter atrophy in relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis: Baseline analysis of multi-center dataMultiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders.  4:124-136. 2015
2014 Body Mass Index Is Associated With Mucosal Disease in Crohn's: Results of a Case-Control Study.Gastroenterology Research.  7:111-117. 2014
2014 Patient perspectives on switching disease-modifying therapies in the NARCOMS registryPatient Preference and Adherence.  8:971-979. 2014
2014 Recruitment of participants to a multiple sclerosis trial: The CombiRx experienceClinical Trials.  11:159-166. 2014
2013 Validation of the methotrexate-first strategy in patients with early, poor-prognosis rheumatoid arthritis: Results from a two-year randomized, double-blind trialArthritis and Rheumatism.  65:1985-1994. 2013
2013 Changes in lipoproteins associated with methotrexate or combination therapy in early rheumatoid arthritis: Results from the treatment of early rheumatoid arthritis trialArthritis and Rheumatism.  65:1430-1438. 2013
2013 Clinical response within 12 weeks as a predictor of future low disease activity in patients with early RA: Results from the TEAR trialJournal of Rheumatology.  40:572-578. 2013
2013 Randomized study combining interferon and glatiramer acetate in multiple sclerosisAnnals of Neurology.  73:327-340. 2013
2013 Regional cortical thickness in relapsing remitting multiple sclerosis: A multi-center studyNeuroImage: Clinical.  2:120-131. 2013
2012 Serum cotinine as a biomarker of tobacco exposure and the association with treatment response in early rheumatoid arthritisArthritis Care and Research.  64:1804-1810. 2012
2012 A randomized comparative effectiveness study of oral triple therapy versus etanercept plus methotrexate in early aggressive rheumatoid arthritis: The treatment of early aggressive rheumatoid arthritis trialArthritis and Rheumatism.  64:2824-2835. 2012
2012 Long-term effects of aldosterone blockade in resistant hypertension associated with chronic kidney diseaseJournal of Human Hypertension.  26:502-506. 2012
2012 Is funding source related to study reporting quality in obesity or nutrition randomized control trials in top-tier medical journalsInternational Journal of Obesity.  36:977-981. 2012
2012 Refractory hypertension: Definition, prevalence, and patient characteristicsJournal of Clinical Hypertension.  14:7-12. 2012
2012 The CombiRx trial of combined therapy with interferon and glatiramer acetate in relapsing remitting MS: Design and baseline characteristicsMultiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders.  1:81-86. 2012
2011 Barriers to hospice care in Alabama: Provider-based perceptionsAmerican Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.  28:153-160. 2011
2011 Hospice use in Alabama, 2002-2005Journal of Pain and Symptom Management.  41:374-382. 2011
2010 Assessing changes in relapse rates in multiple sclerosisMultiple Sclerosis.  16:1414-1421. 2010
2010 Use of causal language in observational studies of obesity and nutritionObesity Facts.  3:353-356. 2010
2010 Recruitment and retention of patients into emergency medicine clinical trialsAcademic Emergency Medicine.  17:1104-1112. 2010
2010 Severity of obstructive sleep apnea is related to aldosterone status in subjects with resistant hypertensionJournal of Clinical Sleep Medicine.  6:363-368. 2010
2010 Assessment of risk tolerance for adverse events in emergency department chest pain patients: A pilot studyJournal of Emergency Medicine.  39:247-252. 2010
2010 Spironolactone reduces severity of obstructive sleep apnoea in patients with resistant hypertension: A preliminary reportJournal of Human Hypertension.  24:532-537. 2010
2008 Instructions to "push as hard as you can" improve average chest compression depth in dispatcher-assisted cardiopulmonary resuscitationResuscitation.  79:97-102. 2008
2008 Novel design for clinical trials in multiple sclerosis: Another excursion to Sirenum scopuli?Therapy.  5:613-622. 2008
2008 Instructions to "put the phone down" do not improve the quality of bystander initiated dispatcher-assisted cardiopulmonary resuscitationResuscitation.  76:249-255. 2008
2007 Aldosterone excess and resistance to 24-h blood pressure controlJournal of Hypertension.  25:2131-2137. 2007
2007 Safety of rapid intravenous loading of valproateEpilepsia.  48:478-483. 2007
2007 Plasma aldosterone is related to severity of obstructive sleep apnea in subjects with resistant hypertensionChest.  131:453-459. 2007
2007 Simplified dispatch-assisted CPR instructions outperform standard protocolResuscitation.  72:108-114. 2007
2006 Relationship between knowledge of cardiopulmonary resuscitation guidelines and performanceResuscitation.  69:253-261. 2006
2003 Genome-wide detection of LOH in prostate cancer using human SNP microarray technologyGenomics.  81:260-269. 2003
1999 Role of MR imaging in the management of 'skier's thumb' injuriesMagnetic Resonance Imaging Clinics of North America.  7:73-84. 1999
1998 Acute tendon injuriesSports Medicine and Arthroscopy Review.  6:231-241. 1998

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2005 Parametric linear models.  223-243. 2005

Teaching Activities

  • BST625 - Design/Conduct Clinical Trials (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • BST690 - Biostatic Consult and App Prob (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • BST799 - Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • BST795 - Advanced Special Topics (Summer Term 2019) 2019
  • BST795 - Advanced Special Topics (Spring Term 2019) 2019
  • BST613 - Intermediate Statis Analy III (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • BST795 - Advanced Special Topics (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • BST625 - Design/Conduct Clinical Trials (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • BST795 - Advanced Special Topics (Summer Term 2018) 2018
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • BST611Q - Inter Statistical Analysis I (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BST613 - Intermediate Statis Analy III (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2017) 2017
  • BST725 - Adv Clin Trials I (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • BST623 - General Linear Models (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • BST695 - Special Topics (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2016) 2016
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • PUH350 - Statistical Modeling and Disea (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • BST623 - General Linear Models (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • BST691 - Pre-doc Sem Series (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • BST612 - Inter Statistical Analysis II (Summer Term 2015) 2015
  • BST612 - Inter Statistical Analysis II (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • BST691 - Pre-doc Sem Series (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • BST611 - Inter Statistical Analysis I (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • BST613 - Intermediate Statis Analy III (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • BST691 - Pre-doc Sem Series (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • BST793 - Post-Doc Sem Series (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • BST691 - Pre-doc Sem Series (Summer Term 2014) 2014
  • BST611 - Inter Statistical Analysis I (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • BST612 - Inter Statistical Analysis II (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • BST691 - Pre-doc Sem Series (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • BST793 - Post-Doc Sem Series (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • BST798 - Non-Dissertation Research (Spring Term 2014) 2014
  • BST611 - Inter Statistical Analysis I (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • BST613 - Intermediate Statis Analy III (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • BST691 - Pre-doc Sem Series (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • BST793 - Post-Doc Sem Series (Fall Term 2013) 2013
  • BST691 - Pre-doc Sem Series (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • BST793 - Post-Doc Sem Series (Summer Term 2013) 2013
  • BST691 - Pre-doc Sem Series (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • BST793 - Post-Doc Sem Series (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • BST613 - Intermediate Statis Analy III (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • BST691 - Pre-doc Sem Series (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • BST793 - Post-Doc Sem Series (Fall Term 2012) 2012
  • BST691 - Pre-doc Sem Series (Summer Term 2012) 2012
  • BST691 - Pre-doc Sem Series (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • BST793 - Post-Doc Sem Series (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • BST613 - Intermediate Statis Analy III (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • BST691 - Pre-doc Sem Series (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • BST793 - Post-Doc Sem Series (Fall Term 2011) 2011
  • BST691 - Pre-doc Sem Series (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • BST603 - Intro BST for GBS (Summer Term 2011) 2011
  • BST612 - Inter Statistical Analysis II (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • BST612 - Inter Statistical Analysis II (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • BST691 - Pre-doc Sem Series (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • BST613 - Intermediate Statis Analy III (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • BST691 - Pre-doc Sem Series (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Fall Term 2010) 2010
  • GBS701 - Intro Biostat for Grad Bio Sci (Summer Term 2010) 2010
  • BST613 - Intermediate Statis Analy III (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Fall Term 2009) 2009
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Summer Term 2009) 2009
  • BST612 - Inter Statistical Analysis II (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • BST698 - Non Thesis Research (Spring Term 2009) 2009
  • BST611 - Inter Statistical Analysis I (Fall Term 2008) 2008
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Biostatistics, Virginia Commonwealth University 2003
  • Bachelor of Science or Mathematics in Natural Sciences, Washington & Lee University 1995
  • Full Name

  • Stacey Cofield