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Histologic and clinical cross-sectional study of chronic hair loss in patients with cutaneous chronic graft-versus-host disease.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2019 Nov 24;81(5):1134-1141. Epub 2019 Aug 24.

Department of Dermatology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2019.03.031DOI Listing
November 2019

Primary caregiver education level and sleep problems in children with autism spectrum disorder.

J Sleep Res 2019 Oct 7:e12932. Epub 2019 Oct 7.

Department of Psychiatry and Pediatrics, UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jsr.12932DOI Listing
October 2019

Initial report on young cardiothoracic surgeons' first job: From searching to securing and the gaps in between.

J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2019 Aug 11;158(2):632-641.e3. Epub 2019 Feb 11.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Mass. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jtcvs.2018.12.104DOI Listing
August 2019

Induction chemoradiation is associated with improved survival in chest wall invasion lung cancer.

Tumori 2019 Aug 25;105(4):331-337. Epub 2019 Mar 25.

1 Department of Surgery, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/0300891619839283DOI Listing
August 2019

Evacuation of postoperative hematomas after thyroid and parathyroid surgery: An analysis of the CESQIP Database.

Surgery 2019 01 7;165(1):250-256. Epub 2018 Nov 7.

Department of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2018.04.087DOI Listing
January 2019

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Resident Perception of Personal Achievement and Anxiety: A Cross-Sectional Analysis.

J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2018 12 22;76(12):2532-2539. Epub 2018 Jun 22.

Residency Director, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Boston Medical Center, Boston, MA; and Assistant Professor, Boston University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.joms.2018.06.018DOI Listing
December 2018

Quality Comes with the (Anatomic) Territory: Evaluating the Impact of Surgeon Operative Mix on Patient Outcomes After Pancreaticoduodenectomy.

Ann Surg Oncol 2018 Dec 5;25(13):3795-3803. Epub 2018 Sep 5.

Department of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-018-6732-yDOI Listing
December 2018

Potentially Serious Drug Interactions Resulting From the Pretravel Health Encounter.

Open Forum Infect Dis 2018 Nov 22;5(11):ofy266. Epub 2018 Oct 22.

Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofy266DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6239081PMC
November 2018

Bronchoscopy Simulation Training as a Tool in Medical School Education.

Ann Thorac Surg 2018 07 9;106(1):280-286. Epub 2018 Mar 9.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.02.011DOI Listing
July 2018

Caprini Risk Model Decreases Venous Thromboembolism Rates in Thoracic Surgery Cancer Patients.

Ann Thorac Surg 2018 03 1;105(3):879-885. Epub 2018 Feb 1.

Department of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts; Division of Thoracic Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.10.013DOI Listing
March 2018

Intensive Care Unit Rotations and Predictors of Career Choice in Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine: A Survey of Internal Medicine Residency Directors.

Crit Care Res Pract 2018 6;2018:9496241. Epub 2018 Mar 6.

Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2018/9496241DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5859790PMC
March 2018

The Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma's Injury Control and Violence Prevention Committee's annual distracted driving outreach event: Evaluating attitude and behavior change in high school students.

J Trauma Acute Care Surg 2018 01;84(1):31-36

From the Boston University School of Medicine (L.A., T. Dechert, S.R.R.), Boston, Massachusetts; UF College of Medicine (M.C.), Jacksonville, Florida; Carolinas Health Care (A.C.); University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center/Parkland (A.E.), Dallas, Texas; Ventura County Medical Center (T. Duncan), Ventura, California; and Reading Healthcare System (S.F.), West Reading, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/TA.0000000000001589DOI Listing
January 2018

Travel Characteristics and Pretravel Health Care Among Pregnant or Breastfeeding U.S. Women Preparing for International Travel.

Obstet Gynecol 2017 12;130(6):1357-1365

Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center, Bronx, New York; the Department of Pediatrics, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York; the Department of Surgery, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts; MGH Biostatistics Center and the Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; the Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; the Division of Global Migration and Quarantine, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia; the Department of Pediatrics and the Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts; the International Clinic, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts; the Division of Infectious Diseases and Travel Medicine, Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, Massachusetts; and the Department of Global Health, Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000002360DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5909816PMC
December 2017

Missed Opportunities for Measles, Mumps, Rubella Vaccination Among Departing U.S. Adult Travelers Receiving Pretravel Health Consultations.

Ann Intern Med 2017 07 16;167(2):77-84. Epub 2017 May 16.

From Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts; Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia; Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center, Bronx, New York; and Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.7326/M16-2249DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5513758PMC
July 2017

Share2Quit: Online Social Network Peer Marketing of Tobacco Cessation Systems.

Nicotine Tob Res 2017 Mar;19(3):314-323

Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ntr/ntw187DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5896501PMC
March 2017

What a Shame: Increased Rates of OMS Resident Burnout May Be Related to the Frequency of Shamed Events During Training.

J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2017 Mar 31;75(3):449-457. Epub 2016 Aug 31.

Residency Director, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Boston Medical Center; Assistant Professor, Boston University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.joms.2016.08.040DOI Listing
March 2017

Burden of Diarrhea in the Eastern Mediterranean Region, 1990-2013: Findings from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013.

Authors:
Ibrahim Khalil Danny V Colombara Mohammad Hossein Forouzanfar Christopher Troeger Farah Daoud Maziar Moradi-Lakeh Charbel El Bcheraoui Puja C Rao Ashkan Afshin Raghid Charara Kalkidan Hassen Abate Mohammed Magdy Abd El Razek Foad Abd-Allah Remon Abu-Elyazeed Aliasghar Ahmad Kiadaliri Ali Shafqat Akanda Nadia Akseer Khurshid Alam Deena Alasfoor Raghib Ali Mohammad A AlMazroa Mahmoud A Alomari Rajaa Mohammad Salem Al-Raddadi Ubai Alsharif Shirina Alsowaidi Khalid A Altirkawi Nelson Alvis-Guzman Walid Ammar Carl Abelardo T Antonio Hamid Asayesh Rana Jawad Asghar Suleman Atique Ashish Awasthi Umar Bacha Alaa Badawi Aleksandra Barac Neeraj Bedi Tolesa Bekele Isabela M Bensenor Balem Demtsu Betsu Zulfiqar Bhutta Aref A Bin Abdulhak Zahid A Butt Hadi Danawi Manisha Dubey Aman Yesuf Endries Imad D A Faghmous Talha Farid Maryam S Farvid Farshad Farzadfar Seyed-Mohammad Fereshtehnejad Florian Fischer Joseph Robert Anderson Fitchett Katherine B Gibney Ibrahim Abdelmageem Mohamed Ginawi Melkamu Dedefo Gishu Harish Chander Gugnani Rahul Gupta Gessessew Bugssa Hailu Randah Ribhi Hamadeh Samer Hamidi Hilda L Harb Mohammad T Hedayati Mohamed Hsairi Abdullatif Husseini Nader Jahanmehr Mehdi Javanbakht Tariku Jibat Jost B Jonas Amir Kasaeian Yousef Saleh Khader Abdur Rahman Khan Ejaz Ahmad Khan Gulfaraz Khan Tawfik Ahmed Muthafer Khoja Yohannes Kinfu Niranjan Kissoon Ai Koyanagi Aparna Lal Asma Abdul Abdul Latif Raimundas Lunevicius Hassan Magdy Abd El Razek Azeem Majeed Reza Malekzadeh Alem Mehari Alemayehu B Mekonnen Yohannes Adama Melaku Ziad A Memish Walter Mendoza Awoke Misganaw Layla Abdalla Ibrahim Mohamed Jean B Nachega Quyen Le Nguyen Muhammad Imran Nisar Emmanuel Kwame Peprah James A Platts-Mills Farshad Pourmalek Mostafa Qorbani Anwar Rafay Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar Sajjad Ur Rahman Rajesh Kumar Rai Saleem M Rana Chhabi L Ranabhat Sowmya R Rao Amany H Refaat Mark Riddle Gholamreza Roshandel George Mugambage Ruhago Muhammad Muhammad Saleh Juan R Sanabria Monika Sawhney Sadaf G Sepanlou Tesfaye Setegn Karen Sliwa Chandrashekhar T Sreeramareddy Bryan L Sykes Mohammad Tavakkoli Bemnet Amare Tedla Abdullah S Terkawi Kingsley Ukwaja Olalekan A Uthman Ronny Westerman Mamo Wubshet Muluken A Yenesew Naohiro Yonemoto Mustafa Z Younis Zoubida Zaidi Maysaa El Sayed Zaki Abdullah A Al Rabeeah Haidong Wang Mohsen Naghavi Theo Vos Alan D Lopez Christopher J L Murray Ali H Mokdad

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2016 Dec 10;95(6):1319-1329. Epub 2016 Oct 10.

Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.16-0339DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5154365PMC
December 2016

Health in times of uncertainty in the eastern Mediterranean region, 1990-2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013.

Authors:
Ali H Mokdad Mohammad Hossein Forouzanfar Farah Daoud Charbel El Bcheraoui Maziar Moradi-Lakeh Ibrahim Khalil Ashkan Afshin Marwa Tuffaha Raghid Charara Ryan M Barber Joseph Wagner Kelly Cercy Hannah Kravitz Matthew M Coates Margaret Robinson Kara Estep Caitlyn Steiner Sara Jaber Ali A Mokdad Kevin F O'Rourke Adrienne Chew Pauline Kim Mohamed Magdy Abd El Razek Safa Abdalla Foad Abd-Allah Jerry P Abraham Laith J Abu-Raddad Niveen M E Abu-Rmeileh Abdulwahab A Al-Nehmi Ali S Akanda Hanan Al Ahmadi Mazin J Al Khabouri Faris H Al Lami Zulfa A Al Rayess Deena Alasfoor Fadia S AlBuhairan Saleh F Aldhahri Suliman Alghnam Samia Alhabib Nawal Al-Hamad Raghib Ali Syed Danish Ali Mohammad Alkhateeb Mohammad A AlMazroa Mahmoud A Alomari Rajaa Al-Raddadi Ubai Alsharif Nihaya Al-Sheyab Shirina Alsowaidi Mohamed Al-Thani Khalid A Altirkawi Azmeraw T Amare Heresh Amini Walid Ammar Palwasha Anwari Hamid Asayesh Rana Asghar Ali M Assabri Reza Assadi Umar Bacha Alaa Badawi Talal Bakfalouni Mohammed O Basulaiman Shahrzad Bazargan-Hejazi Neeraj Bedi Amit R Bhakta Zulfiqar A Bhutta Aref A Bin Abdulhak Soufiane Boufous Rupert R A Bourne Hadi Danawi Jai Das Amare Deribew Eric L Ding Adnan M Durrani Yousef Elshrek Mohamed E Ibrahim Babak Eshrati Alireza Esteghamati Imad A D Faghmous Farshad Farzadfar Andrea B Feigl Seyed-Mohammad Fereshtehnejad Irina Filip Florian Fischer Fortuné G Gankpé Ibrahim Ginawi Melkamu Dedefo Gishu Rahul Gupta Rami M Habash Nima Hafezi-Nejad Randah R Hamadeh Hayet Hamdouni Samer Hamidi Hilda L Harb Mohammad Sadegh Hassanvand Mohammad T Hedayati Pouria Heydarpour Mohamed Hsairi Abdullatif Husseini Nader Jahanmehr Vivekanand Jha Jost B Jonas Nadim E Karam Amir Kasaeian Nega Assefa Kassa Anil Kaul Yousef Khader Shams Eldin A Khalifa Ejaz A Khan Gulfaraz Khan Tawfik Khoja Ardeshir Khosravi Yohannes Kinfu Barthelemy Kuate Defo Arjun Lakshmana Balaji Raimundas Lunevicius Carla Makhlouf Obermeyer Reza Malekzadeh Morteza Mansourian Wagner Marcenes Habibolah Masoudi Farid Alem Mehari Abla Mehio-Sibai Ziad A Memish George A Mensah Karzan A Mohammad Ziad Nahas Jamal T Nasher Haseeb Nawaz Chakib Nejjari Muhammad Imran Nisar Saad B Omer Mahboubeh Parsaeian Emmanuel K Peprah Aslam Pervaiz Farshad Pourmalek Dima M Qato Mostafa Qorbani Amir Radfar Anwar Rafay Kazem Rahimi Vafa Rahimi-Movaghar Sajjad Ur Rahman Rajesh K Rai Saleem M Rana Sowmya R Rao Amany H Refaat Serge Resnikoff Gholamreza Roshandel Georges Saade Mohammad Y Saeedi Mohammad Ali Sahraian Shadi Saleh Lidia Sanchez-Riera Maheswar Satpathy Sadaf G Sepanlou Tesfaye Setegn Amira Shaheen Saeid Shahraz Sara Sheikhbahaei Kawkab Shishani Karen Sliwa Mohammad Tavakkoli Abdullah S Terkawi Olalekan A Uthman Ronny Westerman Mustafa Z Younis Maysaa El Sayed Zaki Faiez Zannad Gregory A Roth Haidong Wang Mohsen Naghavi Theo Vos Abdullah A Al Rabeeah Alan D Lopez Christopher J L Murray

Lancet Glob Health 2016 10 25;4(10):e704-13. Epub 2016 Aug 25.

Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S2214-109X(16)30168-1DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6660972PMC
October 2016

Trends in colorectal cancer screening over time for persons with and without chronic disability.

Disabil Health J 2016 07 24;9(3):498-509. Epub 2016 Mar 24.

Department of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dhjo.2016.02.003DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4903950PMC
July 2016

Trends in Pap Testing Over Time for Women With and Without Chronic Disability.

Am J Prev Med 2016 Feb 12;50(2):210-9. Epub 2015 Sep 12.

Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts; Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research (CHOIR), Bedford Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bedford, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amepre.2015.06.031DOI Listing
February 2016

Trends in Black-White Disparities in Breast and Colorectal Cancer Screening Rates in a Changing Screening Environment: The Peters-Belson Approach Using United States National Health Interview Surveys 2000-2010.

Med Care 2016 Feb;54(2):133-9

*Department of Surgery, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Boston, MA †Health Systems and Interventions Research Branch, National Cancer Institute-Shady Grove ‡Biostatistics Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute-Shady Grove, Rockville, MD.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MLR.0000000000000450DOI Listing
February 2016

Response to letter by Frane: "False discovery rate control is not always a replacement for Bonferroni-type adjustment".

J Clin Epidemiol 2016 Jan 6;69:264. Epub 2015 Jun 6.

Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, 200 Springs Road (152), Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA 01730, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclinepi.2015.05.028DOI Listing
January 2016

Pre-Travel Medical Preparation of Business and Occupational Travelers: An Analysis of the Global TravEpiNet Consortium, 2009 to 2012.

J Occup Environ Med 2016 Jan;58(1):76-82

Division of Global Migration and Quarantine (Ms Khan, Dr Jentes, Dr Brown, Ms Han, Dr Kozarsky), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia; Department of Quantitative Health Sciences (Dr Rao), University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester; Center for Health Quality (Dr Rao), Outcomes & Economics Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Massachusetts; Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases (Dr Hagmann), Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center; Department of Pediatrics (Dr Hagmann), Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York; Travelers' Advice and Immunization Center (Dr LaRocque, Dr Ryan), Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/JOM.0000000000000602DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4697958PMC
January 2016

Methodological issues in using multiple years of the Medicare current beneficiary survey.

Medicare Medicaid Res Rev 2012 8;2(1). Epub 2012 Feb 8.

University of Massachusetts Medical School, Meyers Primary Care Institute, HealthCore Inc., and Bedford VA Medical Center.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.5600/mmrr.002.01.a04DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4006385PMC
August 2015

Trends in mammography over time for women with and without chronic disability.

J Womens Health (Larchmt) 2015 Jul 17;24(7):593-601. Epub 2015 Jun 17.

3 Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School , Worcester, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/jwh.2014.5181DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4628215PMC
July 2015

A tale of 2 countries: the cost of my mother's cardiac care in the United States and India.

Authors:
Sowmya R Rao

Ann Fam Med 2014 Sep-Oct;12(5):470-2

Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MassachusettsCenter for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research (CHOIR), Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, Massachusetts

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1370/afm.1676DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4157985PMC
June 2015

Explaining racial disparities in anticoagulation control: results from a study of patients at the Veterans Administration.

Am J Med Qual 2015 May 18;30(3):214-22. Epub 2014 Mar 18.

Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1062860614526282DOI Listing
May 2015

Web-based peer-driven chain referrals for smoking cessation.

Stud Health Technol Inform 2013 ;192:357-61

VA eHealth Quality Enhancement Research Initiative, Bedford VAMC, Bedford, Massachusetts, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4339050PMC
April 2015

Patterns of psychiatric medication use among nationally representative long-term cancer survivors and controls.

Cancer 2015 Jan 10;121(1):132-8. Epub 2014 Sep 10.

Division of Adult Psychosocial Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1002/cncr.29014
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cncr.29014DOI Listing
January 2015

Influence of community health volunteers on care seeking and treatment coverage for common childhood illnesses in the context of free health care in rural Sierra Leone.

Trop Med Int Health 2014 Dec 22;19(12):1466-76. Epub 2014 Sep 22.

Department of International Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/tmi.12383DOI Listing
December 2014

Personal health record reach in the Veterans Health Administration: a cross-sectional analysis.

J Med Internet Res 2014 Dec 12;16(12):e272. Epub 2014 Dec 12.

Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research / eHealth Quality Enhancement Research Initiative, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2196/jmir.3751DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4275468PMC
December 2014

Trends in U.S. adult chronic disability rates over time.

Disabil Health J 2014 Oct 10;7(4):402-12. Epub 2014 Jun 10.

Department of Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA; Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research (CHOIR), Bedford Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Bedford, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dhjo.2014.05.007DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4167341PMC
October 2014

Retaining homeless veterans in outpatient care: a pilot study of mobile phone text message appointment reminders.

Am J Public Health 2014 Sep;104 Suppl 4:S588-94

D. Keith McInnes, Beth Ann Petrakis, Allen L. Gifford, Sowmya R. Rao, and Thomas K. Houston are with the Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, Bedford, MA. Steven M. Asch is with VA Palo Alto Center for Innovation to Implementation, Palo Alto, CA. Thomas P. O'Toole is with the National Center on Homelessness among Veterans, Providence VA Medical Center, Providence, RI.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2105/AJPH.2014.302061DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4151902PMC
September 2014

False discovery rate control is a recommended alternative to Bonferroni-type adjustments in health studies.

J Clin Epidemiol 2014 Aug 13;67(8):850-7. Epub 2014 May 13.

Center for Health care Organization and Implementation Research, Bedford VA Medical Center, 200 Springs Road (152), Bedford, MA 01730, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclinepi.2014.03.012DOI Listing
August 2014

Pre-Travel Health Preparation of Pediatric International Travelers: Analysis From the Global TravEpiNet Consortium.

J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2013 Dec 10;2(4):327-34. Epub 2013 Dec 10.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, and Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/jpids/pit023DOI Listing
December 2013

Share2Quit: Web-Based Peer-Driven Referrals for Smoking Cessation.

JMIR Res Protoc 2013 Sep 24;2(2):e37. Epub 2013 Sep 24.

Division of Health Informatics & Implementation Science, Quantitative Health Sciences, The University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2196/resprot.2786DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3786127PMC
September 2013

Patient-provider secure messaging in VA: variations in adoption and association with urgent care utilization.

Med Care 2013 Mar;51(3 Suppl 1):S21-8

Center for Health Quality, Outcomes, and Economic Research, Edith Nourse Rogers Memorial Veterans Hospital, Bedford, MA 01730, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MLR.0b013e3182780917DOI Listing
March 2013

Healthcare seeking for diarrhoea, malaria and pneumonia among children in four poor rural districts in Sierra Leone in the context of free health care: results of a cross-sectional survey.

BMC Public Health 2013 Feb 20;13:157. Epub 2013 Feb 20.

Knowledge Management and Implementation Research Unit, Health Section, Programme Division, United Nations Children's Fund, NY, New York, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-13-157DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3598532PMC
February 2013

Safety climate and medical errors in 62 US emergency departments.

Ann Emerg Med 2012 Nov;60(5):555-563.e20

Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.annemergmed.2012.02.018DOI Listing
November 2012

An exploration of safety climate in nursing homes.

J Patient Saf 2012 Sep;8(3):104-24

Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/PTS.0b013e31824badceDOI Listing
September 2012

Comparison of self-reported cognitive difficulties in a national sample of long-term cancer survivors and cancer-naive controls.

Psychosomatics 2012 Jan-Feb;53(1):68-74

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02215-5450, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.psym.2011.07.010DOI Listing
April 2012

Survey shows that at least some physicians are not always open or honest with patients.

Health Aff (Millwood) 2012 Feb;31(2):383-91

Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1377/hlthaff.2010.1137DOI Listing
February 2012

Provision of fluoride varnish to Medicaid-enrolled children by physicians: the Massachusetts experience.

Health Serv Res 2011 Dec 15;46(6pt1):1843-62. Epub 2011 Jul 15.

Harvard Medical School, Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospitalfor Children, Boston, MA 02114, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1475-6773.2011.01289.xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3393025PMC
December 2011

Chemotherapy-related hospitalization among community cancer center patients.

Oncologist 2011 24;16(3):378-87. Epub 2011 Feb 24.

Center for Outcomes and Policy Research, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02215, USA.

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August 2011

Food insufficiency and health services utilization in a national sample of homeless adults.

J Gen Intern Med 2011 Jun 29;26(6):627-34. Epub 2011 Jan 29.

General Medicine Division, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford Street, 9th floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA.

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June 2011

Professional values and reported behaviours of doctors in the USA and UK: quantitative survey.

BMJ Qual Saf 2011 Jun 7;20(6):515-21. Epub 2011 Mar 7.

Cambridge Centre for Health Services Research, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, UK.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3102540PMC
June 2011

Electronic health records in small physician practices: availability, use, and perceived benefits.

J Am Med Inform Assoc 2011 May;18(3):271-5

Mongan Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Biostatistics Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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May 2011

Pre-travel health advice-seeking behavior among US international travelers departing from Boston Logan International Airport.

J Travel Med 2010 Nov-Dec;17(6):387-91

Division of Infectious Diseases, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA.

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February 2011

Experiences acquiring and using mobility aids among working-age persons with multiple sclerosis living in communities in the United States.

Am J Phys Med Rehabil 2010 Dec;89(12):1010-23

Mongan Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 02114, USA.

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December 2010

Physician professionalism and changes in physician-industry relationships from 2004 to 2009.

Arch Intern Med 2010 Nov;170(20):1820-6

Mongan Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford St, Ninth Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA.

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November 2010

Experience with health coach-mediated physician referral in an employed insured population.

J Gen Intern Med 2010 Oct 16;25(10):1071-7. Epub 2010 Jun 16.

Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2955479PMC
October 2010

Immigration, health care access, and recent cancer tests among Mexican-Americans in California.

J Immigr Minor Health 2010 Aug;12(4):433-44

Health Services and Economics Branch, Applied Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Executive Plaza North, 6130 Executive Blvd., MSC 7344, Rockville, MD 20892-7344, USA.

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August 2010

Electronic health record decision support and quality of care for children with ADHD.

Pediatrics 2010 Aug 19;126(2):239-46. Epub 2010 Jul 19.

Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy, Mass General Hospital for Children, Boston, MA 02114, USA.

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August 2010

Need for speed: evaluating slopes of OCD recovery in behavior therapy enhanced with d-cycloserine.

Behav Res Ther 2010 Jul 16;48(7):675-9. Epub 2010 Mar 16.

Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA.

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July 2010

Physicians' perceptions, preparedness for reporting, and experiences related to impaired and incompetent colleagues.

JAMA 2010 Jul;304(2):187-93

Mongan Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford St, Ste 900, Boston, MA 02114, USA.

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July 2010

Activities, productivity, and compensation of men and women in the life sciences.

Acad Med 2010 Apr;85(4):631-9

The Mongan Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts 02114, USA.

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April 2010

Electronic health records' limited successes suggest more targeted uses.

Health Aff (Millwood) 2010 Apr;29(4):639-46

Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

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April 2010

Association between parents' and children's use of oral health services.

Pediatrics 2010 Mar 1;125(3):502-8. Epub 2010 Feb 1.

Massachusetts General Hospital for Children, Center for Child and Adolescent Health Policy, 50 Staniford St, Suite 901, Boston, MA 02114, USA.

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March 2010

Alcohol consumption and cardiovascular mortality among U.S. adults, 1987 to 2002.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2010 Mar;55(13):1328-35

Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02446, USA.

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March 2010

The safety of emergency care systems: Results of a survey of clinicians in 65 US emergency departments.

Ann Emerg Med 2009 Jun 3;53(6):715-23.e1. Epub 2008 Dec 3.

Institute for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Colorado and the Departments of Emergency Medicine and Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, USA.

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June 2009

Use of electronic health records in U.S. hospitals.

N Engl J Med 2009 Apr 25;360(16):1628-38. Epub 2009 Mar 25.

Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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April 2009

Patterns of mobility aid use among working-age persons with multiple sclerosis living in the community in the United States.

Disabil Health J 2009 Apr;2(2):67-76

Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, DHarvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA.

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April 2009

Electronic health records in ambulatory care--a national survey of physicians.

N Engl J Med 2008 Jul 18;359(1):50-60. Epub 2008 Jun 18.

Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA.

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July 2008

The National Emergency Department Safety Study: study rationale and design.

Acad Emerg Med 2007 Dec;14(12):1182-9

Department of Emergency Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA.

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December 2007

Professionalism in medicine: results of a national survey of physicians.

Ann Intern Med 2007 Dec;147(11):795-802

Massachusetts General Hospital, Institute for Health Policy, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA.

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December 2007

Institutional academic industry relationships.

JAMA 2007 Oct;298(15):1779-86

Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, USA.

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October 2007

Survival methods.

Circulation 2007 Jan;115(1):109-13

Massachusetts General Hospital, Biostatistics Center, 50 Staniford St, Suite 560, Boston, MA 02114, USA.

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January 2007

Breast cancer trends among black and white women in the United States.

J Clin Oncol 2005 Nov;23(31):7836-41

Department of Surgery, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA.

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November 2005

Estimates of the number of US women who could benefit from tamoxifen for breast cancer chemoprevention.

J Natl Cancer Inst 2003 Apr;95(7):526-32

Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-7344, USA.

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April 2003