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2020

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
2019

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

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

2018

In reply

Hong, A. S., Ross-Degnan, D. & Wharam, J. F., Mar 1 2018, In : JAMA Internal Medicine. 178, 3, p. 433-434 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Roadmap for improving the accuracy of respiratory rate measurements

Keshvani, N., Berger, K., Nguyen, O. K. & Makam, A. N., Aug 1 2018, In : BMJ Quality and Safety. 27, 8, p. e5

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations

Shortcomings of research regarding long-term acute care hospitals and skilled nursing facilities: In reply

Makam, A. N., Nguyen, O. K. & Halm, E. A., Jun 1 2018, In : JAMA Internal Medicine. 178, 6, p. 866-867 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations

Smoking and Other Risk Factors in Type 2 Diabetes

Mansi, I. A., Dec 27 2018, In : The New England journal of medicine. 379, 26, p. 2573-2574 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2017

Association of statin use with risk of back disorder diagnoses

Makris, U. E., Alvarez, C. A., Wei, W., Mortensen, E. M. & Mansi, I. A., Jul 1 2017, In : JAMA Internal Medicine. 177, 7, p. 1044-1046 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations

Occupational Cutaneous Burn

Obafemi, A. I., Apr 1 2017, In : The international journal of occupational and environmental medicine. 8, 2, p. 127-128 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access

What Are the Opportunity Costs of Self-Financing Medical Education?

Nguyen, O. K. & Makam, A. N., Dec 1 2017, In : Academic Medicine. 92, 12, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2016

Clinical criteria to identify patients with sepsis

Makam, A. N. & Nguyen, O. K., Jul 26 2016, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 316, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

6 Scopus citations

Further limitations of the HOSPITAL score in US hospitals

Nguyen, O. K., Halm, E. A. & Makam, A. N., Aug 2016, In : JAMA Internal Medicine. 176, 8, p. 1232-1233 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

3 Scopus citations
2015

Bovine bioprosthetic valve endocarditis in a cattle rancher

Daniels, L. M., Heaton, P. R., Desai, S. N., Patel, R. & Baddour, L., Sep 8 2015, In : American Journal of the Medical Sciences. 350, 3, p. 235-236 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2014

Azithromycin for elderly patients with pneumonia-Reply

Mortensen, E. M., Alvarez, C. A. & Halm, E. A., Oct 1 2014, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 312, 13, p. 1352-1353 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Blood culture use in the emergency department in patients hospitalized for community-acquired pneumonia

Makam, A. N., Auerbach, A. D. & Steinman, M. A., May 2014, In : JAMA Internal Medicine. 174, 5, p. 803-806 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

16 Scopus citations

Cataracts and statin use: Reply

Mansi, I., Leuschen, J. & Mortensen, E. M., Mar 2014, In : JAMA Ophthalmology. 132, 3, p. 365-366 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Statin and cataract - Reply

Mansi, I., Leuschen, J. & Mortensen, E. M., Mar 2014, In : JAMA Ophthalmology. 132, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Statins and musculoskeletal adverse events-Reply

Mansi, I., Mortensen, E. M. & Frei, C. R., Feb 1 2014, In : JAMA Internal Medicine. 174, 2, p. 303-304 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Therapeutic drug monitoring facilitates blood pressure control in resistant hypertension

Brinker, S. K., Pandey, A., Ayers, C., Price, A. L., Raheja, P., Arbique, D., Das, S. R., Halm, E. A., Kaplan, N. M. & Vongpatanasin, W., Mar 4 2014, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 63, 8, p. 834-835 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

98 Scopus citations
2013

Mortality after perioperative β-blocker use in noncardiac surgery

Mansi, I. & Mortensen, E. M., Aug 19 2013, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 310, 6, p. 645-646 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Prolonged delirium with psychotic features from omega conotoxin toxicity

Obafemi, A. & Roth, B., Mar 2013, In : Pain Medicine (United States). 14, 3, p. 447-448 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

5 Scopus citations

The authors reply

Anzueto, A., Restrepo, M. I., Pugh, M. J. V., Wilson, B. Z. & Mortensen, E. M., Feb 1 2013, In : Critical care medicine. 41, 2, p. e16-e17

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2011

Fish etal. respond

Fish, J. S., Ettner, S. & Brown, A. F., May 1 2011, In : American journal of public health. 101, 5, p. 773-774 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

In reply: Racial disparities in end-of-life care

Mack, J. W., Paulk, E., Viswanath, K. & Prigerson, H. G., May 23 2011, In : Archives of Internal Medicine. 171, 10, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

The effect of financial incentives on hospitals that serve poor patients

Mansi, I. A., Mar 2011, In : Annals of internal medicine. 154, 5, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2009

Work hour restrictions and internal medicine residents' health-related quality of life

Walling, A., Hays, R., Fish, J., Mahajan, A., Vazirani, S., Friedman, J. & Wenger, N., Feb 1 2009, In : Medical Teacher. 31, 2, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2008

Evaluation of ICU admission criteria and diagnostic methods for patients with severe community-acquired pneumonia: Current practice survey

Restrepo, M. I., Bienen, T., Mortensen, E. M., Anzueto, A., Metersky, M. L., Escalante, P., Wunderink, R. G. & Mangura, B. T., Mar 2008, In : CHEST. 133, 3, p. 828-829 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

8 Scopus citations

Low levels of awareness of pharmaceutical cost-assistance programs among inner-city seniors

Federman, A. D., Safran, D. G., Keyhani, S., Siu, A. L. & Halm, E. A., Sep 24 2008, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 300, 12, p. 1412-1414 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations

When to switch therapy in patients with severe community-acquired pneumonia

Mortensen, E. M., Restrepo, M. I. & Anzueto, A., Apr 15 2008, In : Annals of internal medicine. 148, 8, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access
2 Scopus citations
2007

Public reporting and pay for performance [8]

Mansi, I. A., Apr 26 2007, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 356, 17, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations

Reply from the authors [8]

Halm, E. A., Tuhrim, S. & Chassin, M. R., Jul 1 2007, In : Neurology. 69, 2, p. 224-225 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2006

A "STEP" in the right direction

Lilly, S. M., Oct 1 2006, In : American Heart Journal. 152, 4, p. e31

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2 Scopus citations

Author's response [2]

Mortensen, E. M., Restrepo, M. I., Anzueto, A. & Pugh, J., Dec 1 2006, In : Critical Care. 10, 1, 403.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Electrocardiography in acute pericarditis [3]

Mansi, I. A. & Rizk, S., Aug 1 2006, In : Cleveland Clinic journal of medicine. 73, 8, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Redesigning payment of internal medicine: A financial challenge [9]

Mansi, I. A. & Banks, D., Nov 1 2006, In : Southern medical journal. 99, 11, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Redesigning training for internal medicine [1]

Mansi, I. A., Dec 5 2006, In : Annals of internal medicine. 145, 11, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Open Access

Reply to Bodi et al. [5]

Mortensen, E. M., Restrepo, M. I., Anzueto, A. & Pugh, J., May 1 2006, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 42, 9, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Statins and outcomes in patients with pneumonia: Not only healthy user bias

Mortensen, E. M., Restrepo, M. I., Copeland, L. A., Pugh, M. J. V. & Anzueto, A., Nov 25 2006, In : BMJ. 333, 7578, p. 1123-1124 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

8 Scopus citations
2005

In search of affordable prescription medications [11]

Lai, W. S. & Dowell, J. E., Apr 1 2005, In : Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 53, 4, p. 739-740 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Steroid infusion for severe pneumonia: Not so fast... [1]

Restrepo, M. I., Angel, L. F., Mortensen, E. M. & Anzueto, A., Sep 15 2005, In : American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 172, 6, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2 Scopus citations
2004

Embolic complications in streptococcus viridans endocarditis [3] (multiple letters)

Mansi, I. A., Homma, S. & Grahame-Clarke, C., Mar 17 2004, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 43, 6, p. 1133-1134 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations
2003

Community-acquired pneumonia [5] (multiple letters)

Luh, J. Y., Karnath, B. M., Halm, E. A. & Teirstein, A. S., Apr 3 2003, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 348, 14, p. 1408-1409 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Electrocardiographic Diagnosis of Pediatric [3] (multiple letters)

Mansi, I. & Spodick, D. H., Jun 11 2003, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 289, 22, p. 2942-2943 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2 Scopus citations
2002

Causes of death for patients with community-acquired pneumonia [3] (multiple letters)

Strålin, K., Holmberg, H., Mortensen, E., Obrosky, D. S. & Fine, M. J., Nov 25 2002, In : Archives of Internal Medicine. 162, 21, p. 2491-2493 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations
2001

Physicians' attitudes about prescribing and knowledge of the costs of common medications [3] (multiple letters)

Mishra, S. K., Satpathy, R., Halm, E. A., Simon, T. & Reichert, S., Jan 1 2001, In : Archives of Internal Medicine. 161, 10, p. 1352-1353 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

3 Scopus citations
2000

Didanosine-induced hepatitis [18]

Ware, A. J., Berggren, R. A. & Taylor, W. E., Jan 1 2000, In : American Journal of Gastroenterology. 95, 8, p. 2141-2143 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2 Scopus citations
1999

Assessing cardiac risk assessment [3] (multiple letters)

Halm, E. A., Devereaux, P. J., Ghali, W. A. & Guyatt, G. H., Oct 11 1999, In : Archives of Internal Medicine. 159, 18, p. 2226-2227 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Scopus citations

Time to clinical stability for patients with community-acquired pneumonia [4] (multiple letters)

Siegel, R. E., Halm, E. A., Fine, M. J. & Singer, D. E., Jan 20 1999, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 281, 3, p. 231-232 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

3 Scopus citations