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The Relationship between Costs and Quality in Veterans Health Administration Community Living Centers: An Analysis Using Longitudinal Data.

Health Serv Res 2018 Oct 18;53(5):3881-3897. Epub 2018 May 18.

Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research (CHOIR), VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA.

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October 2018

Sex differences in Hypertension: Where we have been and where we are going.

Am J Hypertens 2018 Oct 9. Epub 2018 Oct 9.

Department of Physiology, Augusta University.

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October 2018

Acute Tetrahydrobiopterin Improves Endothelial Function in Patients With COPD.

Chest 2018 Sep 26;154(3):597-606. Epub 2018 Apr 26.

Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Augusta University, Augusta, GA; Sport and Exercise Science Research Institute, Ulster University, Jordanstown, Northern Ireland. Electronic address:

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September 2018

Factor structure of the Q-LES-Q short form in an enrolled mental health clinic population.

Qual Life Res 2018 Sep 4. Epub 2018 Sep 4.

Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research (CHOIR), VA Boston Healthcare System (152M), 150 South Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA, 02130, USA.

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September 2018

Employee Perceptions of Safety, Health, and Well-Being: Focus Group Findings from one Veterans Affairs Medical Center.

J Occup Environ Med 2018 Sep 5. Epub 2018 Sep 5.

Veterans Health Administration, Occupational Safety, Health, and GEMS Programs, Washington, DC (Tamara M. Schult), Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Center for Community-Based Research, Boston, MA (Eve M. Nagler, Glorian Sorenson), Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Center for Work, Health, and Wellbeing, Boston, MA (Eve M. Nagler, Glorian Sorenson), Boston VA Health Care System, Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Boston, MA (Jennifer L. Sullivan, David C. Mohr), Boston University, Boston, MA (Jennifer L. Sullivan, David C. Mohr), Boston VA Health Care System, Occupational Health, Boston, MA (Nancy Gendreau), Division of General Internal Medicine, Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, Burlington, MA (Ryan G. Seibert).

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September 2018

Oxidative stress induces BH deficiency in male, but not female, SHR.

Biosci Rep 2018 Aug 2;38(4). Epub 2018 Jul 2.

Department of Physiology, Augusta University, Augusta, GA, U.S.A.

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August 2018

A Longitudinal Assessment of the Effect of Resident-Centered Care on Quality in Veterans Health Administration Community Living Centers.

Health Serv Res 2018 Jun 28;53(3):1819-1833. Epub 2017 Mar 28.

Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA.

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June 2018

Lessons Learned From a Multisite Evaluation of Geriatric and Extended Care Programs.

Health Promot Pract 2018 Jun 1:1524839918781332. Epub 2018 Jun 1.

1 VA Boston Health Care System, Boston, MA, USA.

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June 2018

Esophagectomy versus endoscopic resection for patients with early-stage esophageal adenocarcinoma: A National Cancer Database propensity-matched study.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 May 31;155(5):2211-2218.e1. Epub 2018 Jan 31.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tenn. Electronic address:

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May 2018

Adjuvant chemotherapy improves survival in patients with completely resected T3N0 non-small cell lung cancer invading the chest wall.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2018 Apr 19;155(4):1794-1802. Epub 2017 Dec 19.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, and West Cancer Center, Memphis, Tenn. Electronic address:

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April 2018

Staff-perceived Conflict between Resident-centered Care and Quality in the Skilled Nursing Facility: Are Both Possible?

Clin Gerontol 2018 Apr 23:1-10. Epub 2018 Apr 23.

a Center for Healthcare Organization & Implementation Research , VA Boston Healthcare System , Boston , MA.

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April 2018

Influence of the selective COX-2 inhibitor celecoxib on sex differences in blood pressure and albuminuria in spontaneously hypertensive rats.

Prostaglandins Other Lipid Mediat 2018 Mar 6;135:16-20. Epub 2018 Feb 6.

Department of Physiology, Augusta University, Augusta, GA, United States.

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March 2018

Vasa recta pericyte density is negatively associated with vascular congestion in the renal medulla following ischemia reperfusion in rats.

Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 2017 Nov 9;313(5):F1097-F1105. Epub 2017 Aug 9.

Department of Physiology, Augusta University, Augusta, Georgia; and

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November 2017

Using the National Cancer Database to create a scoring system that identifies patients with early-stage esophageal cancer at risk for nodal metastases.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2017 Nov 29;154(5):1787-1793. Epub 2017 Jul 29.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tenn.

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November 2017

Greater transforming growth factor-β in adult female SHR is dependent on blood pressure, but does not account for sex differences in renal T-regulatory cells.

Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 2017 Oct 5;313(4):F847-F853. Epub 2017 Jul 5.

Department of Physiology, Augusta University, Augusta, Georgia

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October 2017

Sex and gender differences in hypertensive kidney injury.

Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 2017 Oct 19;313(4):F1009-F1017. Epub 2017 Jul 19.

Department of Physiology, Augusta University, Augusta, Georgia.

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October 2017

Survival After Esophagectomy: A Propensity-Matched Study of Different Surgical Approaches.

Ann Thorac Surg 2017 Oct 29;104(4):1138-1146. Epub 2017 Jul 29.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee.

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October 2017

Navigational bronchoscopy-guided dye marking to assist resection of a small lung nodule.

J Vis Surg 2017 30;3:131. Epub 2017 Sep 30.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA.

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September 2017

Sex-specific computational models of the spontaneously hypertensive rat kidneys: factors affecting nitric oxide bioavailability.

Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 2017 Aug 29;313(2):F174-F183. Epub 2017 Mar 29.

Department of Mathematics, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina;

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August 2017

Expanding the search for significant EGFR mutations in NSCLC outside of the tyrosine kinase domain with next-generation sequencing.

Med Oncol 2017 Jul 1;34(7):126. Epub 2017 Jun 1.

Department of Internal Medicine, The University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 956 Court Ave., Suite H314, Memphis, TN, 38163, USA.

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July 2017

Implementation of the Geriatric Patient-Aligned Care Team Model in the Veterans Health Administration (VA).

J Am Board Fam Med 2018 May-Jun;31(3):456-465

From Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, VA Boston Healthcare System (JLS); Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA (JLS); Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Atlanta, GA (RE, TP); Section of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta (RE, TP); Center for Comprehensive Access & Delivery Research & Evaluation Center and the VISN 23 Patient Aligned Care Team PACT Demonstration Laboratory, Iowa City VA Health Care System, Iowa City, IA (SS); Department of General Internal Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City (SS); US Department of Veterans Affairs, Geriatrics and Extended Care Services, Washington, D.C. (KS).

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July 2017

A window into living with an undiagnosed disease: illness narratives from the Undiagnosed Diseases Network.

Orphanet J Rare Dis 2017 04 17;12(1):71. Epub 2017 Apr 17.

Division of Medical Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA.

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April 2017

Neuroendocrine Tumors of the Thymus: Analysis of Factors Affecting Survival in 254 Patients.

Ann Thorac Surg 2017 Mar 6;103(3):935-939. Epub 2016 Oct 6.

Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee. Electronic address:

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March 2017

Partnering With VA Stakeholders to Develop a Comprehensive Patient Safety Data Display: Lessons Learned From the Field.

Am J Med Qual 2016 Mar-Apr;31(2):178-86. Epub 2014 Dec 10.

VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA.

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February 2017

Identifying and overcoming implementation challenges: Experience of 59 noninstitutional long-term services and support pilot programs in the Veterans Health Administration.

Health Care Manage Rev 2018 Jul/Sep;43(3):193-205

Jennifer L. Sullivan, PhD, is Health Science Specialist, Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research (CHOIR) VA Boston Healthcare System, and Research Assistant Professor, Boston University School of Public Health, Massachusetts. E-mail: Omonyêlé L. Adjognon, ScM, is Research Health Scientist, Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research (CHOIR) VA Boston Healthcare System, Massachusetts. Ryann L. Engle, MPH, is Research Health Scientist, Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research (CHOIR) VA Boston Healthcare System, Massachusetts. Marlena H. Shin, JD, MPH, is Health Science Specialist, Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research (CHOIR) VA Boston Healthcare System, Massachusetts. Melissa K. Afable, MPH, is Program Manager, Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research (CHOIR) VA Boston Healthcare System, Massachusetts. Whitney Rudin, MPH, MSW, is MassHealth Policy Analyst, Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Boston. Bert White, DMin, MBA, is Program Manager, Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research (CHOIR) VA Boston Healthcare System, Massachusetts. Kenneth Shay, DDS, MS, is Director, Geriatrics Programs VHA, U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs, Washington, DC. Carol VanDeusen Lukas, EdD, is Health Science Specialist, Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research (CHOIR) VA Boston Healthcare System, and Clinical Associate Professor, Boston University School of Public Health, Massachusetts.

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January 2017

Sex Differences in Hypertension: Recent Advances.

Hypertension 2016 12 24;68(6):1322-1327. Epub 2016 Oct 24.

From the Department of Physiology, Augusta University, GA.

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December 2016

Nitric oxide synthase-mediated blood pressure regulation in obese melanocortin-4 receptor-deficient pregnant rats.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2016 11 17;311(5):R851-R857. Epub 2016 Aug 17.

Department of Physiology and Biophysics, The University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, Mississippi.

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November 2016

Not the End of the Odyssey: Parental Perceptions of Whole Exome Sequencing (WES) in Pediatric Undiagnosed Disorders.

J Genet Couns 2016 10 12;25(5):1019-31. Epub 2016 Feb 12.

Division of Medical Genetics, Department of Pediatrics, Duke University Medical Center, Box 103757, Durham, NC, 27710, USA.

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October 2016

Sex differences in obesity-induced hypertension and vascular dysfunction: a protective role for estrogen in adipose tissue inflammation?

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2016 10 10;311(4):R714-R720. Epub 2016 Aug 10.

Department of Physiology, Augusta University, Augusta, Georgia

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October 2016

Operating on Patients Who Smoke: A Survey of Thoracic Surgeons in the United States.

Ann Thorac Surg 2016 Sep 27;102(3):911-916. Epub 2016 Jul 27.

Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Center for Population Sciences, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee. Electronic address:

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September 2016

Applying the High Reliability Health Care Maturity Model to Assess Hospital Performance: A VA Case Study.

Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 2016 09;42(9):389-411

Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research (CHOIR), VA Boston Healthcare System, USA.

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September 2016

Electromagnetic Navigation Bronchoscopy for Identifying Lung Nodules for Thoracoscopic Resection.

Ann Thorac Surg 2016 Aug 10;102(2):454-7. Epub 2016 May 10.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee. Electronic address:

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August 2016

Esophageal Actinomycoses Mimicking Malignancy.

Ann Thorac Surg 2016 May;101(5):1967-70

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee. Electronic address:

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May 2016

T-cell involvement in sex differences in blood pressure control.

Clin Sci (Lond) 2016 05;130(10):773-83

Department of Physiology, Georgia Regents University, 1459 Laney Walker Blvd, Augusta, GA 30912, U.S.A.

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May 2016

Endothelin, sex, and pregnancy: unique considerations for blood pressure control in females.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2016 Apr 2;310(8):R691-6. Epub 2016 Mar 2.

Department of Physiology, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, Georgia; and

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April 2016

Focus on shared governance: Evaluation of a professional practice model.

Nurs Manage 2015 Dec;46(12):8-10

At The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (Pa.), VeRita Morgan, Lisa Bjorkelo, and Winsome McIntosh-Wint are clinical nurses; Jennifer Sullivan is a clinical nurse expert; and Elizabeth Ely is a nurse researcher.

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December 2015

Five years of data diuresis: what have WEH learned?

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2015 Nov 8;309(9):R1060-1. Epub 2015 Apr 8.

Cardio-Renal Physiology and Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama.

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November 2015

Impact of Positive Nodal Metastases in Patients with Thymic Carcinoma and Thymic Neuroendocrine Tumors.

J Thorac Oncol 2015 Nov;10(11):1642-7

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee.

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November 2015

Racial and Ethnic Differences in Lung Cancer Surgical Stage: An STS Database Study.

Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2015 Oct 18;63(7):538-43. Epub 2015 May 18.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States.

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October 2015

How personal and standardized coordination impact implementation of integrated care.

BMC Health Serv Res 2015 Oct 2;15:448. Epub 2015 Oct 2.

Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, VA Boston Healthcare System, 150 S. Huntington Ave (152-M), Boston, MA, 02130, USA.

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October 2015

Reply to "Letter to the editor: 'Concern regarding quantification of urinary nephrin by commercially available ELISA'".

Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 2015 Aug;309(3):F271

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

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August 2015

Circulating mitochondrial DNA and Toll-like receptor 9 are associated with vascular dysfunction in spontaneously hypertensive rats.

Cardiovasc Res 2015 Jul 24;107(1):119-30. Epub 2015 Apr 24.

Department of Physiology, Georgia Regents University, 1120 15th Street, Augusta, GA 30912, USA.

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July 2015

Differences in angiotensin (1-7) between men and women.

Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 2015 May 6;308(9):H1171-6. Epub 2015 Feb 6.

Division of Clinical Translational Science, Georgia Prevention Institute, Department of Pediatrics, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, Georgia; and Sport and Exercise Science Research Institute, University of Ulster, Jordanstown, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom

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May 2015

Chronic ANG II infusion induces sex-specific increases in renal T cells in Sprague-Dawley rats.

Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 2015 Apr 10;308(7):F706-12. Epub 2014 Dec 10.

Department of Physiology, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, Georgia; and

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April 2015

Blood pressure, sex, and female sex hormones influence renal inner medullary nitric oxide synthase activity and expression in spontaneously hypertensive rats.

J Am Heart Assoc 2015 Apr 10;4(4). Epub 2015 Apr 10.

Department of Physiology, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA (K.N.B., A.J.T., R.C., J.C.S.).

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April 2015

Resection of thymoma should include nodal sampling.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2015 Mar 24;149(3):737-42. Epub 2014 Nov 24.

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa.

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March 2015

High salt diet increases the pressor response to stress in female, but not male ETB-receptor-deficient rats.

Physiol Rep 2015 Mar 22;3(3). Epub 2015 Mar 22.

Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA

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March 2015

Neurogenic bladder dysfunction presenting as urinary retention in neuronopathic Gaucher disease.

JIMD Rep 2015 25;15:67-70. Epub 2014 Mar 25.

Department of Urology, Boston Children's Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave. Hunnewell 3, Boston, MA, 02115, USA,

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December 2014

Sex differences in T cells in hypertension.

Clin Ther 2014 Dec 16;36(12):1882-1900. Epub 2014 Aug 16.

Department of Physiology, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, Georgia. Electronic address:

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December 2014

Examining the validity of AHRQ's patient safety indicators (PSIs): is variation in PSI composite score related to hospital organizational factors?

Med Care Res Rev 2014 Dec 6;71(6):599-618. Epub 2014 Nov 6.

VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA Suffolk University, Sawyer Business School, Boston, MA, USA.

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December 2014

Female spontaneously hypertensive rats have a compensatory increase in renal regulatory T cells in response to elevations in blood pressure.

Hypertension 2014 Sep 9;64(3):557-64. Epub 2014 Jun 9.

From the Department of Physiology (A.J.T., J.C.S.) and Department of Oral Biology (B.B.), Georgia Regents University, Augusta.

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September 2014

Different responses to reward comparisons by three primate species.

PLoS One 2013 9;8(10):e76297. Epub 2013 Oct 9.

Language Research Center, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America ; Lester E. Fisher Center for the Study and Conservation of Apes, Lincoln Park Zoo, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America.

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June 2014

Female spontaneously hypertensive rats are more dependent on ANG (1-7) to mediate effects of low-dose AT1 receptor blockade than males.

Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 2014 May 19;306(10):F1136-42. Epub 2014 Mar 19.

Department of Physiology, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, Georgia;

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May 2014

Estrogen: good, bad, or both?

Hypertension 2014 Mar 23;63(3):449-50. Epub 2013 Dec 23.

Department of Medicine, Georgia Regents University, 1459 Laney Walker Blvd CB-2200, Augusta, GA 30912.

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March 2014

Enhanced angiotensin-converting enzyme activity and systemic reactivity to angiotensin II in normotensive rats exposed to a high-sodium diet.

Vascul Pharmacol 2014 Feb 7;60(2):67-74. Epub 2013 Dec 7.

Department of Pharmacology, Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, PR, Brazil; Laboratory of Cardiovascular Pharmacology, Department of Pharmacology, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianópolis, SC, Brazil. Electronic address:

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February 2014

Reliability and validity of a person-centered care staff survey in veterans health administration community living centers.

Gerontologist 2013 Aug 29;53(4):596-607. Epub 2012 Nov 29.

Center for Organization, Leadership and Management Research COLMR, VA Boston Healthcare System, 150 South Huntington Ave. 152M, Boston, MA 02130, USA.

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August 2013

Hypertension: what's sex got to do with it?

Physiology (Bethesda) 2013 Jul;28(4):234-44

Department of Medicine, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, Georgia, USA.

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July 2013

Sex differences in angiotensin-converting enzyme modulation of Ang (1-7) levels in normotensive WKY rats.

Am J Hypertens 2013 May 27;26(5):591-8. Epub 2013 Jan 27.

Department of Medicine, Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, GA, USA.

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May 2013

Public knowledge of and attitudes toward genetics and genetic testing.

Genet Test Mol Biomarkers 2013 Apr 13;17(4):327-35. Epub 2013 Feb 13.

Institute for Genome Sciences and Policy, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA.

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April 2013

Person-centered care practices and quality in Department of Veterans Affairs nursing homes: is there a relationship?

Med Care 2013 Feb;51(2):165-71

Center for Organization, Leadership and Management Research, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA.

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February 2013

Assessment of renal function; clearance, the renal microcirculation, renal blood flow, and metabolic balance.

Compr Physiol 2013 Jan;3(1):165-200

Hypertension and Vascular Research Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, and Department of Physiology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, USA.

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January 2013

Use of ultrasound to assess renal reperfusion and P-selectin expression following unilateral renal ischemia.

Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 2012 Nov 29;303(9):F1333-40. Epub 2012 Aug 29.

Section of Experimental Medicine, Department of Medicine, Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, GA 30912, USA.

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November 2012

Induction of hemeoxygenase-1 reduces renal oxidative stress and inflammation in diabetic spontaneously hypertensive rats.

Int J Hypertens 2012 26;2012:957235. Epub 2012 Feb 26.

Department of Oral Biology, Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, GA 30912, USA.

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August 2012

Female spontaneously hypertensive rats have greater renal anti-inflammatory T lymphocyte infiltration than males.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2012 Aug 3;303(4):R359-67. Epub 2012 Jul 3.

Department of Medicine, Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, USA.

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August 2012

Grounded theory of barriers and facilitators to mandated implementation of mental health care in the primary care setting.

Depress Res Treat 2012 29;2012:597157. Epub 2012 Jul 29.

Center for Organization, Leadership, and Management Research, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA.

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August 2012

One-year cost implications of using mental health care after discharge from a general medical hospitalization.

Psychiatr Serv 2012 Jul;63(7):672-8

Center for Organization, Leadership, and Management Research, Department of Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, 150 S. Huntington Ave. (152-M), Boston, MA 02130, USA.

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July 2012

Induction of hemeoxygenase-1 reduces glomerular injury and apoptosis in diabetic spontaneously hypertensive rats.

Am J Physiol Renal Physiol 2012 Apr 28;302(7):F791-800. Epub 2011 Dec 28.

Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, GA 30912, USA.

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April 2012

Relationship between oxidative stress and inflammatory cytokines in diabetic nephropathy.

Cardiovasc Ther 2012 Feb 16;30(1):49-59. Epub 2010 Aug 16.

Department of Oral Biology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA  Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA  Vascular Biology Center, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA.

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February 2012

Oxidative stress contributes to sex differences in angiotensin II-mediated hypertension in spontaneously hypertensive rats.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2012 Jan 2;302(2):R274-82. Epub 2011 Nov 2.

Department of Medicine, Georgia Health Sciences Univ., Augusta, GA 30912, USA.

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January 2012

Serum monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 in pancreatic cancer.

J Oncol 2011 1;2011:518394. Epub 2011 Oct 1.

Department of Surgery and Jefferson Pancreatic, Biliary and Related Cancer Center, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA.

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November 2011

Expression and regulation of nicotine receptor and osteopontin isoforms in human pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma.

Histol Histopathol 2011 07;26(7):893-904

Department of Surgery, Jefferson Pancreatic, Biliary and Related Cancer Center, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA.

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July 2011

Antihypertensive therapy increases tetrahydrobiopterin levels and NO/cGMP signaling in small arteries of angiotensin II-infused hypertensive rats.

Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 2011 Mar 10;300(3):H718-24. Epub 2010 Dec 10.

Vascular Biology Center, CB 3213, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA.

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March 2011

Mitochondrial complex I and NAD(P)H oxidase are major sources of exacerbated oxidative stress in pressure-overloaded ischemic-reperfused hearts.

Basic Res Cardiol 2011 Mar 19;106(2):287-97. Epub 2011 Jan 19.

Department of Oral Biology, CL-2134, School of Dentistry, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30012-1128, USA.

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March 2011

Survey-assessed quality and organizational factors related to quality in Pursuing Perfection hospitals.

Qual Manag Health Care 2010 Oct-Dec;19(4):349-63

Center for Organization, Leadership, and Management Research, VA Boston Healthcare System, School of Management, Boston University, 595 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215, USA.

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January 2011

Matrix metalloproteinase 2 and 9 dysfunction underlie vascular stiffness in circadian clock mutant mice.

Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 2010 Dec 9;30(12):2535-43. Epub 2010 Sep 9.

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA.

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December 2010

Induction of hemeoxygenase-1 attenuates the hypertension and renal inflammation in spontaneously hypertensive rats.

Pharmacol Res 2010 Nov 5;62(5):400-7. Epub 2010 Aug 5.

Vascular Biology Center, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, United States.

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November 2010

Angiotensin (1-7) receptor antagonism equalizes angiotensin II-induced hypertension in male and female spontaneously hypertensive rats.

Hypertension 2010 10 16;56(4):658-66. Epub 2010 Aug 16.

Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Mansoura University, Egypt

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October 2010

Involvement of osteopontin in the matrix-degrading and proangiogenic changes mediated by nicotine in pancreatic cancer cells.

J Gastrointest Surg 2010 Oct 8;14(10):1566-77. Epub 2010 Sep 8.

Department of Surgery, Jefferson Pancreatic, Biliary and Related Cancer Center, Thomas Jefferson University, 1015 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA.

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October 2010

Dietary genistein and equol (4', 7 isoflavandiol) reduce oxidative stress and protect rats against focal cerebral ischemia.

Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2010 Sep 14;299(3):R871-7. Epub 2010 Jul 14.

Department of Physiology, Medical College of Georgia, St., Augusta, GA 30912-3000, USA.

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September 2010

Induction of monocyte chemoattractant protein-1 by nicotine in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma cells: role of osteopontin.

Surgery 2010 Aug 25;148(2):298-309. Epub 2010 Jun 25.

Department of Surgery, Jefferson Pancreatic, Biliary and Related Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA.

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August 2010