General Internal Medicine

Research Output

2020

Analyses of preventive care measures with incomplete historical data in electronic medical records: An example from colorectal cancer screening

Zheng, Y., Corley, D. A., Doubeni, C., Halm, E., Shortreed, S. M., Barlow, W. E., Zauber, A., Tosteson, T. D. & Chubak, J., 2020, In : Annals of Applied Statistics. 14, 2, p. 1030-1044 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
Open Access

Closing the gap: Contribution of surgical best practices to outcome differences between high- and low-volume centers for lung cancer resection

von Itzstein, M. S., Lu, R., Kernstine, K. H., Halm, E. A., Wang, S., Xie, Y. & Gerber, D. E., Jun 1 2020, In : Cancer Medicine. 9, 12, p. 4137-4147 11 p.

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Comparative Effectiveness of Carotid Endarterectomy vs Initial Medical Therapy in Patients with Asymptomatic Carotid Stenosis

Keyhani, S., Cheng, E. M., Hoggatt, K. J., Austin, P. C., Madden, E., Hebert, P. L., Halm, E. A., Naseri, A., Johanning, J. M., Mowery, D., Chapman, W. W. & Bravata, D. M., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : JAMA neurology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Do Decision Aids Benefit Patients with Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain? A Systematic Review

Bowen, E., Nayfe, R., Milburn, N., Mayo, H., Reid, M. C., Fraenkel, L., Weiner, D., Halm, E. A. & Makris, U. E., May 1 2020, In : Pain medicine (Malden, Mass.). 21, 5, p. 951-969 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Electronic Cigarettes Associated With Incident and Polysubstance Use Among Youth

Bentivegna, K., Atuegwu, N. C., Oncken, C., DiFranza, J. R. & Mortensen, E. M., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Adolescent Health.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evaluating Screening Participation, Follow-up, and Outcomes for Breast, Cervical, and Colorectal Cancer in the PROSPR Consortium

Barlow, W. E., Beaber, E. F., Geller, B. M., Kamineni, A., Zheng, Y., Haas, J. S., Chao, C. R., Rutter, C. M., Zauber, A. G., Sprague, B. L., Halm, E. A., Weaver, D. L., Chubak, J., Doria-Rose, V. P., Kobrin, S., Onega, T., Quinn, V. P., Schapira, M. M., Tosteson, A. N. A., Corley, D. A. & 9 others, Skinner, C. S., Schnall, M. D., Armstrong, K., Wheeler, C. M., Silverberg, M. J., Balasubramanian, B. A., Doubeni, C. A., McLerran, D. & Tiro, J. A., Mar 1 2020, In : Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 112, 3, p. 238-246 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Evaluating the Validity of the Risk Perception Survey for Developing Diabetes Scale in a Safety-Net Clinic Population of English and Spanish Speakers

Rochefort, C., Baldwin, A. S., Tiro, J. & Bowen, M. E., Feb 1 2020, In : Diabetes Educator. 46, 1, p. 73-82 10 p.

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Lactic acidosis incidence with metformin in patients with type 2 diabetes and chronic kidney disease: A retrospective nested case-control study

Alvarez, C. A., Halm, E. A., Pugh, M. J. V., McGuire, D. K., Hennessy, S., Miller, R. T., Lingvay, I., Vouri, S. M., Zullo, A. R., Yang, H., Chansard, M. & Mortensen, E. M., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism.

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Long-term Risk of Colorectal Cancer and Related Death After Adenoma Removal in a Large, Community-based Population

Lee, J. K., Jensen, C. D., Levin, T. R., Doubeni, C. A., Zauber, A. G., Chubak, J., Kamineni, A. S., Schottinger, J. E., Ghai, N. R., Udaltsova, N., Zhao, W. K., Fireman, B. H., Quesenberry, C. P., Orav, E. J., Skinner, C. S., Halm, E. A. & Corley, D. A., Mar 2020, In : Gastroenterology. 158, 4, p. 884-894.e5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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5 Scopus citations

Multilevel variation in diabetes screening within an integrated health system

Obinwa, U., Pérez, A., Lingvay, I., Meneghini, L., Halm, E. A. & Bowen, M. E., May 1 2020, In : Diabetes care. 43, 5, p. 1016-1024 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Reply to Comment on: The Clinical Course After Long-Term Acute Care Hospital Admission Among Older Medicare Beneficiaries

Makam, A. N., Nguyen, O. K. & Halm, E. A., Mar 1 2020, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 68, 3, p. 667-668 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access

Stakeholder engagement to initiate lung cancer screening in an urban safety-net health system

Lee, S. J. C., Hamann, H., Browning, T., Santini, N. O., Abbara, S., Balis, D. S., Chiu, H., Moran, B. A., McGuire, M. & Gerber, D. E., Mar 2020, In : Healthcare. 8, 1, 100370.

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Tracking the Nonenrolled: Lung Cancer Screening Patterns Among Individuals not Accrued to a Clinical Trial

Gerber, D. E., Hamann, H. A., Chavez, C., Dorsey, O., Santini, N. O., Browning, T., Ochoa, C. D., Adesina, J., Natchimuthu, V. S., Steen, E., Zhu, H. & Lee, S. J. C., Jul 2020, In : Clinical lung cancer. 21, 4, p. 326-332 7 p.

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Trends in diagnostic imaging utilization among medicare and commercially insured adults from 2003 through 2016

Hong, A. S., Levin, D., Parker, L., Rao, V. M., Ross-Degnan, D. & Wharam, J. F., Jan 1 2020, In : RADIOLOGY. 294, 2, p. 342-350 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2019
Open Access
4 Scopus citations

Clinical and Sociobehavioral Prediction Model of 30-Day Hospital Readmissions Among People With HIV and Substance Use Disorder: Beyond Electronic Health Record Data

Nijhawan, A. E., Metsch, L. R., Zhang, S., Feaster, D. J., Gooden, L., Jain, M., Walker, N. R., Huffaker, S., Mugavero, M. J., Jacobs, P., Armstrong, W. S., Daar, E. S., Sullivan, M., Del Rio, C. & Halm, E. A., Mar 1 2019, In : Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes (1999). 80, 3, p. 330-341 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Comparison of Scheduled vs Emergency-Only Dialysis in Undocumented Immigrants with End-stage Renal Disease - Reply

Nguyen, O. K. & Makam, A. N., May 1 2019, In : JAMA Internal Medicine. 179, 5, p. 728-729 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

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Count me in: using a patient portal to minimize implicit bias in clinical research recruitment

Kannan, V., Wilkinson, K. E., Varghese, M., Lynch-Medick, S., Willett, D. L., Bosler, T. A., Chu, L., Gates, S. I., Holbein, M. E. B., Willett, M. M., Reimold, S. C. & Toto, R. D., Aug 1 2019, In : Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : JAMIA. 26, 8-9, p. 703-713 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Scopus citations

E-iatrogenesis: Unnecessary Ordering of Urine Creatine

Gupta, A. & Moran, B., Jan 1 2019, In : American Journal of Medical Quality. 34, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations

Evidence-Based Medicine and the American Thoracic Society Clinical Practice Guidelines

Schumacher, R. C., Nguyen, O. K., Desphande, K. & Makam, A. N., Jan 1 2019, In : JAMA Internal Medicine.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

7 Scopus citations

Evidence-Based Medicine and the American Thoracic Society Guidelines - Reply

Schumacher, R. C., Nguyen, O. K. & Makam, A. N., Jul 2019, In : JAMA Internal Medicine. 179, 7, p. 1004-1005 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Examining the association between healthcare utilization and clinical characteristics among cancer patients in a safety net health system

Knox-Rice, T., Xuan, L., Wadsworth, H., Halm, E. A. & Rhodes, R. L., Jan 2019, In : Journal of palliative medicine. 22, 1, p. 80-83 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

From the Editors Desk: Introducing the JGIM Bottom Line Summary and Podcast

Bowen, M. E., Fuller, W. & Kansagara, D., Sep 15 2019, In : Journal of general internal medicine. 34, 9, p. 1671-1672 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

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Gender Differences in Demographic and Health Characteristics of the Million Veteran Program Cohort

VA Million Veteran Program, Jun 25 2019, In : Women's Health Issues. 29, p. S56-S66

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Open Access
2 Scopus citations

Harmonizing Genetic Ancestry and Self-identified Race/Ethnicity in Genome-wide Association Studies

the VA Million Veteran Program, Oct 3 2019, In : American Journal of Human Genetics. 105, 4, p. 763-772 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Hispanic representation in diabetes cardiovascular outcomes trials

Taylor Kelley, A., Mizokami-Stout, K., O'Brien, M. J., Bowen, M. E. & Sussman, J., May 1 2019, In : BMJ Open Diabetes Research and Care. 7, 1, e000656.

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Impact of a Cancer Urgent Care Clinic on Regional Emergency Department Visits

Hong, A. S., Froehlich, T., Clayton Hobbs, S., Lee, S. J. C. & Halm, E. A., Jun 1 2019, In : Journal of oncology practice. 15, 6, p. e501-e509

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Impact of piperacillin/tazobactam on nephrotoxicity in patients with Gram-negative bacteraemia

Hall, R. G., Yoo, E., Faust, A., Smith, T., Goodman, E., Mortensen, E. M., Raza, J., Dehmami, F. & Alvarez, C. A., Mar 2019, In : International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents. 53, 3, p. 343-346 4 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Low-value radiographic imaging apparently less employed in Canada vs US emergency departments

Hong, A. S., Nov 2019, In : Journal of Pediatrics. 214, p. 238-241 4 p.

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Mailed Outreach Invitations Significantly Improve HCC Surveillance Rates in Patients With Cirrhosis: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Singal, A., Tiro, J. A., Murphy, C. C., Marrero, J. A., McCallister, K., Fullington, H., Mejias, C., Waljee, A. K., Pechero Bishop, W., Santini, N. O. & Halm, E. A., Jan 2019, In : Hepatology. 69, 1, p. 121-130 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Multidisciplinary Simulation Activity Effectively Prepares Residents for Participation in Patient Safety Activities

Weis, J. J., Croft, C. L., Bhoja, R., Lee, J. H. & Scott, D. J., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Surgical Education.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Outcomes associated with use of the Cancer Risk Intake System among primary care safety-net patients identified as needing colorectal cancer screening

Skinner, C. S., Ahn, C., Singal, A. G., Nair, R. G., Halm, E. A., Pechero, W., McCallister, K., Sanders, J. M., Farrell, D. & Santini, N., Dec 2019, In : Preventive Medicine Reports. 16, 101003.

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Performing an inadvertent procedure

Gupta, A., Jain, S. & Croft, C. L., Feb 5 2019, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 321, 5, p. 504-505 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

1 Scopus citations
Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Screening initiation with FIT or colonoscopy: Post-hoc analysis of a pragmatic, randomized trial

Murphy, C. C., Ahn, C., Pruitt, S., Hughes, A. E., Halm, E. A., Gupta, S., Santini, N. O., McCallister, K., Sanders, J. M., Singal, A. & Skinner, C. S., Jan 1 2019, In : Preventive Medicine. 118, p. 332-335 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

SNOMED CT concept hierarchies for computable clinical phenotypes from electronic health record data: Comparison of intensional versus extensional value sets

Chu, L., Kannan, V., Basit, M. A., Schaeflein, D. J., Ortuzar, A. R., Glorioso, J. F., Buchanan, J. R. & Willett, D. L., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Medical Internet Research. 21, 1, e11487.

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1 Scopus citations

Statin use and medically attended acute respiratory illness among influenza vaccine recipients

Cutrell, J. B., Drechsler, H. J., Bedimo, R. J., Alvarez, C. A. & Mansi, I. A., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Vaccine.

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Targeting BCAA catabolism to treat obesity-associated insulin resistance

Zhou, M., Shao, J., Wu, C. Y., Shu, L., Dong, W., Liu, Y., Chen, M., Wynn, R. M., Wang, J., Wang, J., Gui, W. J., Qi, X., Lusis, A. J., Li, Z., Wang, W., Ning, G., Yang, X., Chuang, D. T., Wang, Y. & Sun, H., Sep 1 2019, In : Diabetes. 68, 9, p. 1730-1746 17 p.

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16 Scopus citations

The Clinical Course after Long-Term Acute Care Hospital Admission among Older Medicare Beneficiaries

Makam, A. N., Tran, T., Miller, M. E., Xuan, L., Nguyen, O. K. & Halm, E. A., Nov 1 2019, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 67, 11, p. 2282-2288 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

The Impact of Block Ambulatory Scheduling on Internal Medicine Residencies: a Systematic Review

DeWaters, A. L., Loria, H., Mayo, H., Chisty, A. & Nguyen, O. K., May 15 2019, In : Journal of general internal medicine. 34, 5, p. 731-739 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

1 Scopus citations

Trauma Surgeon and Palliative Care Physician Attitudes Regarding Goals-of-Care Delineation for Injured Geriatric Patients

Cunningham, H. B., Scielzo, S. A., Nakonezny, P. A., Bruns, B. R., Brasel, K. J., Inaba, K., Brakenridge, S. C., Kerby, J. D., Joseph, B. A., Mohler, M. J., Cuschieri, J., Paulk, M. E., Ekeh, A. P., Madni, T. D., Taveras, L. R., Imran, J. B., Wolf, S. E. & Phelan, H. A., Aug 1 2019, In : American Journal of Hospice and Palliative Medicine. 36, 8, p. 669-674 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Type and case volume of health care facility influences survival and surgery selection in cases with early-stage non–small cell lung cancer

Wang, S., Lai, S., von Itzstein, M. S., Yang, L., Yang, D. M., Zhan, X., Xiao, G., Halm, E. A., Gerber, D. E. & Xie, Y., Dec 1 2019, In : Cancer. 125, 23, p. 4252-4259 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations

User stories as lightweight requirements for agile clinical decision support development

Kannan, V., Basit, M. A., Bajaj, P., Carrington, A. R., Donahue, I. B., Flahaven, E. L., Medford, R., Melaku, T., Moran, B. A., Saldana, L. E., Willett, D. L., Youngblood, J. E. & Toomay, S. M., Nov 1 2019, In : Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : JAMIA. 26, 11, p. 1344-1354 11 p.

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Utility of Blood Cultures in Pneumonia

Zhang, D., Yang, D. & Makam, A. N., Jan 1 2019, In : American Journal of Medicine.

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2 Scopus citations