Research Output

2015

The effect of obesity on incidence of disability and mortality in Mexicans aged 50 years and older

Kumar, A., Karmarkar, A. M., Tan, A., Graham, J. E., Arcari, C. M., Ottenbacher, K. J. & Al Snih, S., 2015, In : Salud Publica de Mexico. 57, p. S31-S38

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

The effect of standard dose multivitamin supplementation on disease progression in HIV-infected adults initiating HAART: A randomized double blind placebo-controlled trial in Uganda

Guwatudde, D., Wang, M., Ezeamama, A. E., Bagenda, D., Kyeyune, R., Wamani, H., Manabe, Y. C. & Fawzi, W. W., Aug 19 2015, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 15, 1, 348.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

The National NeuroAIDS Tissue Consortium (NNTC) Database: An integrated database for HIV-related studies

Cserhati, M. F., Pandey, S., Beaudoin, J. J., Baccaglini, L., Guda, C. & Fox, H. S., 2015, In : Database. 2015

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

The Risk of Nosocomial Transmission of Rift Valley Fever

Al-Hamdan, N. A., Panackal, A. A., Al Bassam, T. H., Alrabea, A., Al Hazmi, M., Al Mazroa, Y., Al Jefri, M., Khan, A. S. & Ksiazek, T. G., Dec 22 2015, In : PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 9, 12, e0004314.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Thinking about Ebola

Brett-Major, D. M., 2015, In : Journal of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh. 45, 1, p. 15-17 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Scopus citations

Transplant related outcomes in patients with hematopoietic stem cell transplant with Clostridium difficile associated diarrhea

Neemann, K., Minhas, V., Loberiza, F. R. & Freifield, A., Jan 1 2015, In : Leukemia and Lymphoma. 56, 1, p. 260-262 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2 Scopus citations

Trends and determinants of gastric bacterial colonization of preterm neonates in a NICU setting

Patel, K., Konduru, K., Patra, A. K., Chandel, D. S. & Panigrahi, P., Jul 1 2015, In : PloS one. 10, 7, e0114664.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations

Undernutrition and associated risk factors among school age children in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Global health

Degarege, D., Degarege, A. & Animut, A., Dec 12 2015, In : BMC Public Health. 15, 1, 375.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
26 Scopus citations

Valganciclovir for symptomatic congenital cytomegalovirus disease

Kimberlin, D. W., Jester, P. M., Sánchez, P. J., Ahmed, A., Arav-Boger, R., Michaels, M. G., Ashouri, N., Englund, J. A., Estrada, B., Jacobs, R. F., Romero, J. R., Sood, S. K., Whitworth, M. S., Abzug, M. J., Caserta, M. T., Fowler, S., Lujan-Zilbermann, J., Storch, G. A., DeBiasi, R. L., Han, J. Y. & 24 others, Palmer, A., Weiner, L. B., Bocchini, J. A., Dennehy, P. H., Finn, A., Griffiths, P. D., Luck, S., Gutierrez, K., Halasa, N., Homans, J., Shane, A. L., Sharland, M., Simonsen, K., Vanchiere, J. A., Woods, C. R., Sabo, D. L., Aban, I., Kuo, H., James, S. H., Prichard, M. N., Griffin, J., Giles, D., Acosta, E. P. & Whitley, R. J., Mar 5 2015, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 372, 10, p. 933-943 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

278 Scopus citations

Valganciclovir for Symptomatic Congenital Cytomegalovirus Disease

For The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Collaborative Antiviral Study Group, Aug 29 2015, In : Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey. 70, 8, p. 489-490 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Validation of Bacteroidales quantitative PCR assays targeting human and animal fecal contamination in the public and domestic domains in India

Odagiri, M., Schriewer, A., Hanley, K., Wuertz, S., Misra, P. R., Panigrahi, P. & Jenkins, M. W., Jan 1 2015, In : Science of the Total Environment. 502, p. 462-470 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

Will we be ready for the next war?

Christopher, G. W. & Kortepeter, M. G., Nov 1 2015, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 61, 9, p. 1488-1489 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

2 Scopus citations
2014

A comparison of criteria to identify inflammatory breast cancer cases from medical records and the surveillance, epidemiology and end results data base, 2007-2009

Hirko, K. A., Soliman, A. S., Banerjee, M., Ruterbusch, J., Harford, J. B., Merajver, S. D. & Schwartz, K., 2014, In : Breast Journal. 20, 2, p. 185-191 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

8 Scopus citations

Adult General Psychiatric Patients Served in Nebraska’s State Hospitals: Patient Characteristics and Needs

Watanabe-Galloway, S., Watkins, K., Ryan, S., Harvey, J. & Shaffer, B., 2014, In : Community Mental Health Journal. 51, 2, p. 198-203 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Agents of biological and chemical terrorism

Meyer, M. T., Spinella, P. C. & Cieslak, T., Feb 1 2014, Care of the Critically Ill or Injured Child. Springer-Verlag London Ltd, Vol. 1. p. 645-656 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

An epidemiological analysis of acute flaccid paralysis and its surveillance system in Iraq, 1997-2011

Jasem, J. A., Marof, K., Nawar, A., Khalaf, Y., Al-Hamdani, F., Ali, S., Kalil, A. C. & Islam, K. M. M., Aug 20 2014, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 14, 1, 448.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

A Pilot Study of the Psychological Impact of the Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami

Niitsu, K., Watanabe-Galloway, S., Sayles, H., Houfek, J. & Rice, M., May 1 2014, In : Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association. 20, 3, p. 194-202 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

A Quality Improvement Study Using Fishbone Analysis and an Electronic Medical Records Intervention to Improve Care for Children With Asthma

Gold, J., Reyes-Gastelum, D., Turner, J. & Davies, H. D., Jan 2014, In : American Journal of Medical Quality. 29, 1, p. 70-77 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

A registry study of the association of patient's residence and age with colorectal cancer survival

Sankaranarayanan, J., Qiu, F. & Watanabe-Galloway, S., Apr 2014, In : Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research. 14, 2, p. 301-313 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

A resilient nation - Critical to national and global health security

Khan, A. S., 2014, In : Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. 20, SUPPL. 5, p. S3-S6

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

1 Scopus citations

Calcium supplementation after parathyroidectomy in dialysis and renal transplant patients

Florescu, M. C., Islam, K. M., Plumb, T. J., Smith-Shull, S., Nieman, J. & Mandalapu, P., May 14 2014, In : International Journal of Nephrology and Renovascular Disease. 7, p. 183-190 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations

Cancer incidence among Arab Americans in California, Detroit, and new jersey SEER Registries

Bergmans, R., Soliman, A. S., Ruterbusch, J., Meza, R., Hirko, K., Graff, J. & Schwartz, K., Jun 2014, In : American journal of public health. 104, 6, p. e83-e91

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Cancer trends and risk factors in Cyprus

Farazi, P. A., Jan 24 2014, In : ecancermedicalscience. 8, 1, 389.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Caring for critically ill patients with Ebola virus disease: Perspectives from West Africa

Fowler, R. A., Fletcher, T., Fischer, W. A., Lamontagne, F., Jacob, S., Brett-Major, D., Lawler, J. V., Jacquerioz, F. A., Houlihan, C., O'Dempsey, T., Ferri, M., Adachi, T., Lamah, M. C., Bah, E. I., Mayet, T., Schieffelin, J., McLellan, S. L., Senga, M., Kato, Y., Clement, C. & 4 others, Mardel, S., De Villar, R. C. V. B., Shindo, N. & Bausch, D., Oct 1 2014, In : American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 190, 7, p. 733-737 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

155 Scopus citations

Characterizing breast cancer treatment pathways in Kumasi, Ghana from onset of symptoms to final outcome: Outlook towards cancer control

Scherber, S., Soliman, A. S., Awuah, B., Osei-Bonsu, E., Adjei, E., Abantanga, F. & Merajver, S. D., 2014, In : Breast Disease. 34, 4, p. 139-149 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Classifying infectious disease outbreaks to improve timeliness and efficiency of response

Posid, J. M., Goodman, R. A. & Khan, A. S., Feb 2014, In : Disaster medicine and public health preparedness. 8, 1, p. 89-94 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Community awareness of intestinal parasites and the prevalence of infection among community members of rural Abaye Deneba area, Ethiopia

Nyantekyi, L., Legesse, M., Medhin, G., Animut, A., Tadesse, K., Macias, C., Degarege, A. & Erko, B., 2014, In : Asian Pacific Journal of Tropical Biomedicine. 4, p. S152-S157

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
14 Scopus citations

Consumption of raw or unpasteurized milk and milk products by pregnant women and children

Maldonado, Y. A., Glode, M. P., Bhatia, J., Brady, M. T., Byington, C. L., Davies, H. D., Edwards, K. M., Jackson, M. A., Keyserling, H. L., Murray, D. L., Orenstein, W. A., Schutze, G. E., Willoughby, R. E., Zaoutis, T. E., Bhatia, J. J. S., Abrams, S. A., Corkins, M. R., De Ferranti, S. D., Golden, N. H., Magge, S. N. & 1 others, Schwarzenberg, S. J., Jan 2014, In : Pediatrics. 133, 1, p. 175-179 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations
5 Scopus citations

Day-to-day fluctuation of point-of-care circulating cathodic antigen test scores and faecal egg counts in children infected with Schistosoma mansoni in Ethiopia

Degarege, A., Legesse, M., Medhin, G., Teklehaymanot, T. & Erko, B., Apr 17 2014, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 14, 1, 210.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
15 Scopus citations

Design of the national health security preparedness index

Uzun Jacobson, E., Inglesby, T., Khan, A. S., Rajotte, J. C., Burhans, R. L., Slemp, C. C. & Links, J. M., May 1 2014, In : Biosecurity and Bioterrorism. 12, 3, p. 122-131 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Disparities in End of Life Care for Elderly Lung Cancer Patients

Nayar, P., Qiu, F., Watanabe-Galloway, S., Boilesen, E., Wang, H., Lander, L. & Islam, M., Sep 17 2014, In : Journal of Community Health. 39, 5, p. 1012-1019 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Disparities in obesity among rural and urban residents in a health disparate region

Hill, J. L., You, W. & Zoellner, J. M., Oct 8 2014, In : BMC Public Health. 14, 1, 1051.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Disparities of cancer incidence in Michigan's American Indians: Spotlight on breast cancer

Roen, E. L., Copeland, G. E., Pinagtore, N. L., Meza, R. & Soliman, A. S., Jun 15 2014, In : Cancer. 120, 12, p. 1847-1853 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Early-onset neonatal sepsis

Simonsen, K. A., Anderson-Berry, A. L., Delair, S. F. & Dele Davies, H., 2014, In : Clinical Microbiology Reviews. 27, 1, p. 21-47 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

289 Scopus citations

Editorial commentary: Viridans group streptococci in febrile neutropenic cancer patients: What should we fear?

Freifeld, A. G. & Razonable, R. R., Jul 15 2014, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 59, 2, p. 231-233 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

10 Scopus citations
10 Scopus citations

Endemic fungal infections in solid organ and hematopoietic cell transplant recipients enrolled in the Transplant-Associated Infection Surveillance Network (TRANSNET)

Kauffman, C. A., Freifeld, A. G., Andes, D. R., Baddley, J. W., Herwaldt, L., Walker, R. C., Alexander, B. D., Anaissie, E. J., Benedict, K., Ito, J. I., Knapp, K. M., Lyon, G. M., Marr, K. A., Morrison, V. A., Park, B. J., Patterson, T. F., Schuster, M. G., Chiller, T. M. & Pappas, P. G., Apr 2014, In : Transplant Infectious Disease. 16, 2, p. 213-224 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

68 Scopus citations

Engaging Patients and Caregivers in Patient-Centered Outcomes Research on Advanced Stage Lung Cancer: Insights from Patients, Caregivers, and Providers

Islam, K. M., Opoku, S. T., Apenteng, B. A., Fetrick, A., Ryan, J., Copur, M., Tolentino, A., Vaziri, I. & Ganti, A. K., 2014, In : Journal of Cancer Education. 29, 4, p. 796-801 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Epidemiology and transmission of kaposi’s sarcoma-associated herpesvirus

Minhas, V. & Wood, C., Nov 4 2014, In : Viruses. 6, 11, p. 4178-4194 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

42 Scopus citations

Evaluating Community Gardens in a Health Disparate Region: A Qualitative Case Study Approach

Zanko, A., Hill, J. L., Estabrooks, P. A., Niewolny, K. L. & Zoellner, J., Apr 2014, In : Journal of Hunger and Environmental Nutrition. 9, 2, p. 137-169 33 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Evaluation of the relationship between ATP bioluminescence assay and the presence of organisms associated with healthcare-associated infections

Gibbs, S. G., Sayles, H., Chaika, O., Hewlett, A., Colbert, E. M. & Smith, P. W., Sep 2014, In : Healthcare Infection. 19, 3, p. 101-107 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Evaluation of the relationship between the Adenosine triphosphate (ATP) bioluminescence assay and the presence of Bacillus anthracis spores and vegetative cells

Gibbs, S. G., Sayles, H., Colbert, E. M., Hewlett, A., Chaika, O. & Smith, P. W., May 28 2014, In : International journal of environmental research and public health. 11, 6, p. 5708-5719 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Factors related to incomplete treatment of breast cancer in Kumasi, Ghana

Obrist, M., Osei-Bonsu, E., Awuah, B., Watanabe-Galloway, S., Merajver, S. D., Schmid, K. & Soliman, A. S., Dec 1 2014, In : Breast. 23, 6, p. 821-828 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Findings from the Native Navigators and the cancer continuum (NNACC) study

Burhansstipanov, L., Krebs, L. U., Dignan, M. B., Jones, K., Harjo, L. D., Watanabe-Galloway, S., Petereit, D. G., Pingatore, N. L. & Isham, D., Sep 2014, In : Journal of Cancer Education. 29, 3, p. 420-427 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Health security in 2014: Building on preparedness knowledge for emerging health threats

Khan, A. S. & Lurie, N., 2014, In : The Lancet. 384, 9937, p. 93-97 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

9 Scopus citations

High prevalence of early childhood infection by Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus in a minority population in China

Cao, Y., Minhas, V., Tan, X., Huang, J., Wang, B., Zhu, M., Gao, Y., Zhao, T., Yang, L. & Wood, C., May 2014, In : Clinical Microbiology and Infection. 20, 5, p. 475-481 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

High throughput evaluation of gene expression from formalin-fixed paraffinembedded tissues

Farazi, P. A., Jan 1 2014, Biotechnology and Bioinformatics: Advances and Applications for Bioenergy, Bioremediation and Biopharmaceutical Research. Apple Academic Press, p. 127-145 19 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Immunization for Streptococcus pneumoniae infections in high-risk children

Byington, C. L., Maldonado, Y. A., Barnett, E. D., Davies, H. D., Edwards, K. M., Jackson, M. A., Murray, D. L., Rathore, M. H., Sawyer, M. H., Schutze, G. E., Willoughby, R. E., Zaoutis, T. E., Frantz, J. M., Campos-Outcalt, D., Fischer, M. A., Gellin, B. G., Gorman, R. L., Lee, L. H., Pratt, R. D., Robinson, J. L. & 5 others, Safadi, M. A. P., Seward, J. F., Starke, J. R., Simon, G. R. & Tan, T. Q., Dec 1 2014, In : Pediatrics. 134, 6, p. 1230-1233 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

11 Scopus citations