November 2018 Publications


Accelerated Bone Loss in Older Men: Effects on Bone Microarchitecture and Strength

Cauley JA, Burghardt AJ, Harrison SL, Cawthon PM, Schwartz AV, Connor EB,

Ensrud KE, Langsetmo L, Majumdar S, Orwoll E; Osteoporotic Fractures in Men

(MrOS) Research Group. J Bone Miner Res. 2018 Oct


Alma-Ata at 40 years: reflections from the Lancet Commission on Investing in


Watkins DA, Yamey G, Schäferhoff M, Adeyi O, Alleyne G, Alwan A, Berkley S, Feachem R, Frenk J, Ghosh G, Goldie SJ, Guo Y, Gupta S, Knaul F, Kruk M, Nugent R, Ogbuoji O, Qi J, Reddy S, Saxenian H, Soucat A, Jamison DT, Summers LH. Lancet. 2018 Oct 20


Anthropometry and Malaria among Children in Niger: A Cross-Sectional Study.

O'Brien KS, Amza A, Kadri B, Nassirou B, Cotter SY, Stoller NE, West SK, Bailey RL, Porco TC, Gaynor BD, Lietman TM, Oldenburg CE. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2018 Sep


Antiretroviral concentrations in hair strongly predict virologic response in a large HIV treatment-naive clinical trial.

Gandhi M, Ofokotun I, Bacchetti P, Jin C, Ribaudo HJ, Haas DW, Sheth AN, Horng H, Phung N, Kuncze K, Okochi H, Landovitz RJ, Lennox J, Currier JS; AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG) 5257 study team.

Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Sep 3.


Application of a Multistate Model to Evaluate Visit Burden and Patient Stability to Improve Sustainability of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Treatment in Zambia.

Roy M, Holmes C, Sikazwe I, Savory T, Mwanza MW, Bolton Moore C, Mulenga K, Czaicki N, Glidden DV, Padian N, Geng E.  Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Sep 28


Association Between Plasma Level of Collagen Type III alpha 1 Chain and Development of

Strictures in Pediatric Patients with Crohn's Disease.

Ballengee CR, Stidham RW, Liu C, Kim MO, Prince J, Mondal K, Baldassano R, Dubinsky M, Markowitz J, Leleiko N, Hyams J, Denson L, Kugathasan S.  Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2018 Sep 10.


Association of Rapid Molecular Testing with Duration of Respiratory Isolation for Patients with Possible Tuberculosis in a US Hospital.

Chaisson LH, Duong D, Cattamanchi A, Roemer M, Handley MA, Schillinger D, Sur M, Pham P, Lin MA, Goldman LE, Quan J, Perez S, Healy M, Higashi J, Winston L, Haller B, Luetkemeyer AF, Davis JL.

JAMA Intern Med. 2018 Oct 1


Association of Varus Knee Thrust during Walking with Worsening WOMAC Knee Pain: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.

Wink AE, Gross KD, Brown CA, Lewis CE, Torner J, Nevitt MC, Tolstykh I, Sharma L, Felson DT.

Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2018 Sep 22.


Bayesian selective response-adaptive design using the historical control.

Kim MO, Harun N, Liu C, Khoury JC, Broderick JP. Stat Med. 2018 Nov 20.


Bias in parameter estimates due to omitting gene-environment interaction terms in case-control studies.

Lobach I. Genet Epidemiol. 2018 Oct 9.


Breast Cancer Mortality in Older and Younger Breast Cancer Patients in California.

Tao L, Schwab RB, San Miguel Y, Gomez SL, Canchola AJ, Gago-Dominguez M, Komenaka IK, Murphy JD, Molinolo AA, Martinez ME. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2018 Oct 17.


Brief Report: A Panel Management and Patient Navigation Intervention Is Associated with Earlier PrEP Initiation in a Safety-Net Primary Care Health System.

Spinelli MA, Scott HM, Vittinghoff E, Liu AY, Morehead-Gee A, Gonzalez R, Gandhi M, Buchbinder SP.

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2018 Nov 1


Brief Report: Leg Length Inequality and Hip Osteoarthritis in the Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study and the Osteoarthritis Initiative.

Kim C, Nevitt M, Guermazi A, Niu J, Clancy M, Tolstykh I, Jungmann PM, Lane NE, Segal NA, Harvey WF, Lewis CE, Felson DT.  Arthritis Rheumatol. 2018 Oct.


Burden of Depressive Symptoms Over 2 Decades and Risk of Nursing Home Placement

in Older Women.

Byers AL, Lui LY, Vittinghoff E, Covinsky KE, Ensrud KE, Taylor B, Yaffe K. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2018 Oct.


Cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers predict frontotemporal dementia trajectory.

Ljubenkov PA, Staffaroni AM, Rojas JC, Allen IE, Wang P, Heuer H, Karydas A, Kornak J, Cobigo Y, Seeley WW, Grinberg LT, Spina S, Fagan AM, Jerome G, Knopman D, Boeve BF, Dickerson BC, Kramer J, Miller B, Boxer AL, Rosen HJ.  Ann Clin Transl Neurol. 2018 Sep 20.


Characteristics of Esophageal Cancer Cases in Tanzania.

Mmbaga EJ, Deardorff KV, Mushi B, Mgisha W, Merritt M, Hiatt RA, Mwaiselage J, Zhang L, Van Loon K. J

Glob Oncol. 2018 Sep.


Characterization of Statin Low-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol Dose-Response Using Electronic Health Records in a Large Population-Based Cohort.

Oni-Orisan A, Hoffmann TJ, Ranatunga D, Medina MW, Jorgenson E, Schaefer C, Krauss RM, Iribarren C, Risch N.  Circ Genom Precis Med. 2018 Sep.


Childhood Mortality After Mass Distribution of Azithromycin: A Secondary Analysis of the PRET Cluster-randomized Trial in Niger.

O'Brien KS, Cotter SY, Amza A, Kadri B, Nassirou B, Stoller NE, Zhou Z, West SK, Bailey RL, Keenan JD, Porco TC, Lietman TM.  Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2018 Nov.


Childhood Seizures After Phototherapy.

Newman TB, Wu YW, Kuzniewicz MW, Grimes BA, McCulloch CE.  Pediatrics. 2018 Oct.


Clinical Utility of Definitive Drug⁻Drug Interaction Testing in Primary Care.

Peabody J, Tran M, Paculdo D, Schrecker J, Valdenor C, Jeter E.  J Clin Med. 2018 Oct 25.


Cognitive Impairment in Non-Dialysis-Dependent CKD and the Transition to Dialysis: Findings from the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) Study.

Harhay MN, Xie D, Zhang X, Hsu CY, Vittinghoff E, Go AS, Sozio SM, Blumenthal J, Seliger S, Chen J, Deo R, Dobre M, Akkina S, Reese PP, Lash JP, Yaffe K, Kurella Tamura M; CRIC Study Investigators.

Am J Kidney Dis. 2018 Oct.


Colorectal Cancer Incidence Trends by Age, Stage, and Racial/Ethnic Group in California, 1990-2014

Ellis L, Abrahão R, McKinley M, Yang J, Somsouk M, Marchand LL, Cheng I, Gomez SL, Shariff-Marco S.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2018 Sep.


Combining newborn metabolic and DNA analysis for second-tier testing of methylmalonic acidemia.

Peng G, Shen P, Gandotra N, Le A, Fung E, Jelliffe-Pawlowski L, Davis RW, Enns GM, Zhao H, Cowan TM, Scharfe C.  Genet Med. 2018 Sep 13.


Comprehensive Molecular Characterization of the Hippo Signaling Pathway in Cancer.

Wang Y, Xu X, Maglic D, Dill MT, Mojumdar K, Ng PK, Jeong KJ, Tsang YH, Moreno D, Bhavana VH, Peng X, Ge Z, Chen H, Li J, Chen Z, Zhang H, Han L, Du D, Creighton CJ, Mills GB; Cancer Genome Atlas Research Network, Camargo F, Liang H.  Cell Rep. 2018 Oct 30;


Compulsory Schooling Laws as quasi-experiments for the health effects of education: Reconsidering mechanisms to understand inconsistent results.

Glymour MM, Manly JJ.  Soc Sci Med. 2018 Oct.


Concurrent change in quadriceps strength and physical function over 5 years in The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.

Bacon KL, Segal NA, Øiestad BE, Lewis CE, Nevitt MC, Brown C, Felson DT. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2018 Sep 17.


Congenital Chagas disease: current diagnostics, limitations and future perspectives.

Messenger LA, Bern C.  Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2018 Oct.


Contraceptive use following unintended pregnancy among Ugandan women living with HIV.

Jarolimova J, Kabakyenga J, Bennett K, Muyindike W, Kembabazi A, Martin JN, Hunt PW, Boum Y, Haberer JE, Bangsberg DR, Kaida A, Matthews LT.  PLoS One. 2018 Oct 25.


Copy number variants in hypoplastic right heart syndrome.

Giannakou A, Sicko RJ, Kay DM, Zhang W, Romitti PA, Caggana M, Shaw GM, Jelliffe-Pawlowski LL, Mills JL.  Am J Med Genet A. 2018 Oct 5.


Costs of streamlined HIV care delivery in rural Ugandan and Kenyan clinics in the SEARCH Studys.

Shade SB, Osmand T, Luo A, Aine R, Assurah E, Mwebaza B, Mwai D, Owaraganise A, Mwangwa F, Ayieko J, Black D, Brown LB, Clark TD, Kwarisiima D, Thirumurthy H, Cohen CR, Bukusi EA, Charlebois ED, Balzer L, Kamya MR, Petersen ML, Havlir DV, Jain V.  AIDS. 2018 Sep 24.


Courage and confidence to stop lying: caregiver perspectives on a video to support paediatric HIV disclosure in Kampala, Uganda.

Klingberg S, King R, Seeley J, Lubwama R, Namuganga M, Nabiryo B, Etima M, Musoke P, Butler LM.

Afr J AIDS Res. 2018 Sep.


Detecting Rare Mutations with Heterogeneous Effects Using a Family-Based Genetic Random Field Method.

Li M, He Z, Tong X, Witte JS, Lu Q.  Genetics. 2018 Oct.


Diabetics show accelerated progression of knee cartilage and meniscal lesions: data from the osteoarthritis initiative.

Neumann J, Guimaraes JB, Heilmeier U, Joseph GB, Nevitt MC, McCulloch CE, Link TM.

Skeletal Radiol. 2018 Oct 24.


Dietary Fat Intake after Colon Cancer Diagnosis in Relation to Cancer Recurrence and Survival: CALGB 89803 (Alliance).

Van Blarigan EL, Ou FS, Niedzwiecki D, Zhang S, Fuchs CS, Saltz L, Mayer RJ,  Venook A, Ogino S, Song M, Benson A, Hantel A, Atkins JN, Giovannucci EL, Meyerhardt JA.  

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2018 Oct.


Differential Risk Factors for Unhealthy Weight Control Behaviors by Sex and Weight Status

Among U.S. Adolescents.

Nagata JM, Garber AK, Tabler JL, Murray SB, Bibbins-Domingo K.  J Adolesc Health. 2018 Sep.


Disparities in hepatocellular carcinoma incidence by race/ethnicity and geographic area in California: Implications for prevention.

Yang B, Liu JB, So SK, Han SS, Wang SS, Hertz A, Shariff-Marco S, Lin Gomez S, Rosenberg PS, Nguyen MH, Hsing AW.  Cancer. 2018 Sep 1.


The distribution of district-level leprosy incidence in India is geometric-stable, consistent with subcriticality.

Lietman TM, Worden L, Liu F, Porco TC.  Epidemics. 2018 Sep.


The Diverse Genomic Landscape of Clinically Low-risk Prostate Cancer.

Cooperberg MR, Erho N, Chan JM, Feng FY, Fishbane N, Zhao SG, Simko JP, Cowan JE, Lehrer J, Alshalalfa M, Kolisnik T, Chelliserry J, Margrave J, Aranes M, Plessis MD, Buerki C, Tenggara I, Davicioni E, Carroll PR.  Eur Urol. 2018 Oct.


Do people with Alzheimer's disease improve with repeated testing? Unpacking the role of content and context in retest effects.

Gross AL, Chu N, Anderson L, Glymour MM, Jones RN; Coalition Against Major Diseases.  

Age Ageing. 2018 Nov 1.


Do the health benefits of education vary by sociodemographic subgroup? Differential returns to

education and implications for health inequities.

Vable AM, Cohen AK, Leonard SA, Glymour MM, Duarte CDP, Yen IH.  Ann Epidemiol. 2018 Sep 6.


Drug-Drug Interaction Assessment and Identification in the Primary Care Setting.

Peabody J, Acelajado MC, Robert T, Hild C, Schrecker J, Paculdo D, Tran M, Jeter E.  

J Clin Med Res. 2018 Nov.


Effect of Antibiotics on Short-Term Growth among Children in Burkina Faso: A Randomized


Sié A, Dah C, Ouermi L, Tapsoba C, Zabre P, Bärnighausen T, Lebas E, Arzika AM, Snyder BM, Porco TC, Lietman TM, Keenan JD, Oldenburg CE.  Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2018 Sep.


Effect of Fetal Growth on 1-Year Mortality in Neonates With Critical Congenital Heart Disease.

Steurer MA, Baer RJ, Burke E, Peyvandi S, Oltman S, Chambers CD, Norton ME, Rand L, Rajagopal S, Ryckman KK, Feuer SK, Liang L, Paynter RA, McCarthy M, Moon-Grady AJ, Keller RL, Jelliffe-Pawlowski LL.  J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 Sep 4.


Effects of a federal housing voucher experiment on adolescent binge drinking: a secondary analysis of a randomized controlled trial.

Osypuk TL, Joshi S, Schmidt NM, Glymour MM, Nelson TF.  Addiction. 2018 Sep 6.


Effects of Mobility and Multimorbidity on Inpatient and Postacute Health Care Utilization. Ensrud KE, Lui LY, Langsetmo L, Vo TN, Taylor BC, Cawthon PM, Kilgore ML, McCulloch CE, Cauley JA, Stefanick ML, Yaffe K, Orwoll ES, Schousboe JT; Osteoporotic Fractures in Men (MrOS) Study Group.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2018 Sep 11.


Engaging Primary Care Providers to Reduce Unwanted Clinical Variation and Support ACO Cost and Quality Goals: A Unique Provider-Payer Collaboration.

Burgon TB, Cox-Chapman J, Czarnecki C, Kropp R, Guerriere R, Paculdo D, Peabody JW.

Popul Health Manag. 2018 Oct 17.


The Epidemiology of Vestibular Migraine: A Population-based Survey Study.

Formeister EJ, Rizk HG, Kohn MA, Sharon JD.  Otol Neurotol. 2018 Sep.


Estimating heterogeneous treatment effects for latent subgroups in observational studies.

Kim HJ, Lu B, Nehus EJ, Kim MO.  Stat Med. 2018 Sep 19.


Evolution of Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Unclassified (IBD-U): Incorporated With Serological and Gene Expression Profiles.

Chandradevan R, Hofmekler T, Mondal K, Harun N, Venkateswaran S, Somineni HK, Ballengee CR, Kim MO, Griffiths A, Noe JD, Crandall WV, Snapper S, Rabizadeh S, Rosh JR, Walters TD, Bertha M, Dubinsky MC, Denson LA, Sauer CG, Markowitz JF, LeLeiko NS, Hyams JS, Kugathasan S.  

Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2018 Sep 15.


Exploring Meaningful Patient Engagement in ADAPTABLE (Aspirin Dosing: A Patient-centric Trial Assessing Benefits and Long-term Effectiveness).

Faulkner M, Alikhaani J, Brown L, Cruz H, Davidson D, Gregoire K, Berdan L, Rorick T, Jones WS, Pletcher MJ.  Med Care. 2018 Oct.


Factors Associated with Treatment of Clinical Stage I Non-Small-cell Lung Cancer: A Population-based Analysis.

Berry MF, Canchola AJ, Gensheimer MF, Gomez SL, Cheng I.  Clin Lung Cancer. 2018 Sep.

Feasibility of fine-needle aspiration for assessing responses to chemotherapy in metastatic nodes marked with clips in breast cancer: A prospective registry study.

Caudle AS, Kuerer HM, Krishnamurthy S, Shin K, Hobbs BP, Ma J, Mittendorf EA, Washington AC, DeSnyder SM, Black DM, Hunt KK, Yang WT.  Cancer. 2018 Oct 25.


Field safety and effectiveness of new visceral leishmaniasis treatment regimens within public

health facilities in Bihar, India.

Goyal V, Mahajan R, Pandey K, Singh SN, Singh RS, Strub-Wourgaft N, Alves F, Rabi Das VN, Topno RK, Sharma B, Balasegaram M, Bern C, Hightower A, Rijal S, Ellis S, Sunyoto T, Burza S, Lima N, Das P, Alvar J.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2018 Oct 22


Frailty among patients receiving hemodialysis: evolution of components and associations with mortality.

Johansen KL, Delgado C, Kaysen GA, Chertow GM, Chiang J, Dalrymple LS, Segal MR, Grimes BA.

J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2018 Sep 5.


Gene-environment interactions in case-control studies with silent disease.

Lobach I, Sampson J, Lobach S, Zhang L.  Genet Epidemiol. 2018 Sep.


Genetic Determinants of Telomere Length in African American Youth.

Zeiger AM, White MJ, Eng C, Oh SS, Witonsky J, Goddard PC, Contreras MG, Elhawary JR, Hu D, Mak ACY, Lee EY, Keys KL, Samedy LA, Risse-Adams O, Magaña J,  Huntsman S, Salazar S, Davis A, Meade K, Brigino-Buenaventura E, LeNoir MA, Farber HJ, Bibbins-Domingo K, Borrell LN, Burchard EG.

Sci Rep. 2018 Sep 5.


Genetic variation in the SIM1 locus is associated with erectile dysfunction.

Jorgenson E, Matharu N, Palmer MR, Yin J, Shan J, Hoffmann TJ, Thai KK, Zhou  X, Hotaling JM, Jarvik GP, Ahituv N, Wessells H, Van Den Eeden SK.  Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2018 Oct 23.


Genome-Informed Targeted Therapy for Osteosarcoma.

Sayles LC, Breese MR, Koehne AL, Leung SG, Lee AG, Liu HY, Spillinger A, Shah AT, Tanasa B, Straessler K, Hazard FK, Spunt SL, Marina N, Kim GE, Cho SJ, Avedian RS, Mohler DG, Kim MO, Dubois SG, Hawkins DS, Sweet-Cordero EA. Cancer Discov. 2018 Sep 28.


A Genome-Wide Association Study Identifies a Candidate Gene Associated With Atazanavir Exposure Measured in Hair.

Tamraz B, Huang Y, French AL, Kassaye S, Anastos K, Nowicki MJ, Gange S, Gustafson DR, Bacchetti P, Greenblatt RM, Hysi PG, Aouizerat BE.  Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2018 Nov.


Genomic Prostate Score, PI-RADSv2, and Progression in Men with Prostate Cancer on Active Surveillance.

Kornberg Z, Cowan JE, Westphalen AC, Cooperberg MR, Chan JM, Zhao S, Shinohara K, Carroll PR.

J Urol. 2018 Sep 1.


The Health Literacy of U.S.Immigrant Adolescents: A Neglected Research Priority in a Changing World.

Santos MG, Gorukanti AL, Jurkunas LM, Handley MA.  Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2018 Sep 25.


High-risk HPV-RNA screening of physician- and self-collected specimens for detection of cervical lesions among female sex workers in Nairobi, Kenya.

Senkomago V, Ting J, Kwatampora J, Gukare H, Mugo N, Kimani J, Smith JS.

Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2018 Nov.


HIV and transgender women in Kampala, Uganda - Double Jeopardy

King R, Nanteza J, Sebyala Z, Bbaale J, Sande E, Poteat T, Kiyingi H, Hladik

W.. Cult Health Sex. 2018 Oct 17.


HLA-C downregulation by HIV-1 adapts to host HLA genotype.

Bachtel ND, Umviligihozo G, Pickering S, Mota TM, Liang H, Del Prete GQ, Chatterjee P, Lee GQ, Thomas R, Brockman MA, Neil S, Carrington M, Bwana B, Bangsberg DR, Martin JN, Kallas EG, Donini CS, Cerqueira NB, O'Doherty UT, Hahn BH, Jones RB, Brumme ZL, Nixon DF, Apps R.  PLoS Pathog. 2018 Sep 4.


Hot flushes, coronary heart disease, and hormone therapy in postmenopausal women.

Huang AJ, Sawaya GF, Vittinghoff E, Lin F, Grady D.  Menopause. 2018 Nov.


Hyperbilirubinemia, Phototherapy, and Childhood Asthma.

Kuzniewicz MW, Niki H, Walsh EM, McCulloch CE, Newman TB.  Pediatrics. 2018 Oct.


Identifying a sufficient core group for trachoma transmission.

Lietman TM, Deiner MS, Oldenburg CE, Nash SD, Keenan JD, Porco TC. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2018 Oct 8.


The Immune Landscape of Prostate Cancer and Nomination of PD-L2 as a Potential

Therapeutic Target.

Zhao SG, Lehrer J, Chang SL, Das R, Erho N, Liu Y, Sjöström M, Den RB, Freedland SJ, Klein EA, Karnes RJ, Schaeffer EM, Xu M, Speers C, Nguyen PL, Ross  AE, Chan JM, Cooperberg MR, Carroll PR, Davicioni E, Fong L, Spratt DE, Feng FY.  J Natl Cancer Inst. 2018 Oct 13.


Impact of individual and neighborhood factors on socioeconomic disparities in localized and advanced prostate cancer risk.

DeRouen MC, Schupp CW, Yang J, Koo J, Hertz A, Shariff-Marco S, Cockburn M, Nelson DO, Ingles SA, Cheng I, John EM, Gomez SL.  Cancer Causes Control. 2018 Oct.


Incidence of first and second primary cancers diagnosed among people with HIV, 1985-2013: a population-based, registry linkage study.

Hessol NA, Whittemore H, Vittinghoff E, Hsu LC, Ma D, Scheer S, Schwarcz SK.  Lancet HIV. 2018 Sep 20.


Increased acute care utilization in a prospective cohort of adults with sickle cell disease.

Lanzkron S, Little J, Field J, Shows JR, Wang H, Seufert R, Brooks J, Varadhan R, Haywood C Jr, Saheed M, Huang CY, Griffin B, Frymark S, Piehet A, Robertson D, Proudford M, Kincaid A, Green C, Burgess L, Wallace M, Segal J. Blood Adv. 2018 Sep 25.


Individual and Joint Effects of Pulse Pressure and Blood Pressure Treatment Intensity on Serious Adverse Events in the SPRINT Trial.

Krishnaswami A, Kim DH, McCulloch CE, Forman DE, Maurer MS, Alexander KP, Rich MW.  

Am J Med. 2018 Oct.


The influence of a community-level breast-feeding promotion intervention programme on breast-feeding practices in Myanmar.

Thet MM, Aung T, Diamond-Smith N, Sudhinaraset M.  Public Health Nutr. 2018 Nov.


The influence of neighborhood socioeconomic status and ethnic enclave on endometrial

cancer mortality among Hispanics and Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders in California.

Von Behren J, Abrahão R, Goldberg D, Gomez SL, Setiawan VW, Cheng I.

Cancer Causes Control. 2018 Sep.


Innovative Implementation Studies Conducted in US Safety Net Health Care Settings: A Systematic Review.

Lyles CR, Handley MA, Ackerman SL, Schillinger D, Williams P, Westbrook M, Gourley G, Sarkar U.

Am J Med Qual. 2018 Sep 10.


Introducing the subcutaneous depot medroxyprogesterone acetate injectable contraceptive via

social marketing: lessons learned from Nigeria's private sector.

Liu J, Schatzkin E, Omoluabi E, Fajemisin M, Onuoha C, Erinfolami T, Ayodeji  K, Ogunmola S, Shen J, Diamond-Smith N, Sieverding M.  Contraception. 2018 Nov.


A Large Multiethnic Genome-Wide Association Study of Adult Body Mass Index Identifies Novel Loci.

Hoffmann TJ, Choquet H, Yin J, Banda Y, Kvale MN, Glymour M, Schaefer C, Risch N, Jorgenson E.

Genetics. 2018 Oct.


Long-term Glycemic Control and Dementia Risk in Type 1 Diabetes.

Lacy ME, Gilsanz P, Karter AJ, Quesenberry CP, Pletcher MJ, Whitmer RA. Diabetes Care. 2018 Nov.


Low blood pressure levels for fall injuries in older adults: the Health, Aging and Body Composition Study.

Sagawa N, Marcum ZA, Boudreau RM, Hanlon JT, Albert SM, O'Hare C, Satterfield S, Schwartz AV, Vinik AI, Cauley JA, Harris TB, Newman AB, Strotmeyer ES; Health Aging Body Composition Study.

Eur J Ageing. 2018 Jan 19.


Low Free Testosterone and Prostate Cancer Risk: A Collaborative Analysis of 20 Prospective Studies.

Watts EL, Appleby PN, Perez-Cornago A, Bueno-de-Mesquita HB, Chan JM, Chen C, Cohn BA, Cook MB, Flicker L, Freedman ND, Giles GG, Giovannucci E, Gislefoss RE,  Hankey GJ, Kaaks R, Knekt P, Kolonel LN, Kubo T, Le Marchand L, Luben RN, Luostarinen T, Männistö S, Metter EJ, Mikami K, Milne RL, Ozasa K, Platz EA, Quirós JR, Rissanen H, Sawada N, Stampfer M, Stanczyk FZ, Stattin P, Tamakoshi A, Tangen CM, Thompson IM, Tsilidis KK, Tsugane S, Ursin G, Vatten L, Weiss NS, Yeap BB, Allen NE, Key TJ, Travis RC.

Eur Urol. 2018 Nov.


Mast Cell Activation and KSHV Infection in Kaposi Sarcoma.

Ayers LW, Barbachano-Guerrero A, McAllister SC, Ritchie JA, Asiago-Reddy E,

Bartlett LC, Cesarman E, Wang D, Rochford R, Martin JN, King CA. Clin Cancer Res. 2018 Oct.


Microcalcifications Detected at Screening Mammography: Synthetic Mammography and

Digital Breast Tomosynthesis versus Digital Mammography.

Lai YC, Ray KM, Lee AY, Hayward JH, Freimanis RI, Lobach IV, Joe BN. Radiology. 2018 Oct 2.


Monetary incentives for smoking cessation in workplaces.

White JS. Lancet Public Health. 2018 Oct 17.


Newborn Metabolic Profile Associated with Hyperbilirubinemia With and Without Kernicterus.

McCarthy ME, Oltman SP, Baer RJ, Ryckman KK, Rogers EE, Steurer-Muller MA,

Witte JS, Jelliffe-Pawlowski LL.  Clin Transl Sci. 2018 Oct 28.


No one to turn to: low social support and the incidence of undesired pregnancy in the United States.

Moseson H, Dehlendorf C, Gerdts C, Vittinghoff E, Hiatt RA, Barber J. Contraception. 2018 Oct.


Paid Family Leave Effects on Breastfeeding: A Quasi-Experimental Study of US Policies.

Hamad R, Modrek S, White JS.  Am J Public Health. 2018 Oct 25.


Pain Susceptibility Phenotypes in Those Free of Knee Pain with or at Risk of Knee Osteoarthritis: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study.

Carlesso LC, Segal NA, Frey-Law L, Zhang Y, Lu N, Nevitt M, Lewis CE, Neogi T.  

Arthritis Rheumatol. 2018 Oct 11.

A Pan-Cancer Analysis Reveals High-Frequency Genetic Alterations in Mediators of Signaling by the TGF-β Superfamily.

Korkut A, Zaidi S, Kanchi RS, Rao S, Gough NR, Schultz A, Li X, Lorenzi PL, Berger AC, Robertson G, Kwong LN, Datto M, Roszik J, Ling S, Ravikumar V, Manyam G, Rao A, Shelley S, Liu Y, Ju Z, Hansel D, de Velasco G, Pennathur A, Andersen JB, O'Rourke CJ, Ohshiro K, Jogunoori W, Nguyen BN, Li S, Osmanbeyoglu HU, Ajani JA, Mani SA, Houseman A, Wiznerowicz M, Chen J, Gu S, Ma W, Zhang J, Tong P, Cherniack AD, Deng C, Resar L; Cancer Genome Atlas Research Network, Weinstein JN, Mishra L, Akbani R. Cell Syst. 2018 Sep 14. 


Perceived Social Norms About Oral PrEP Use: Differences Between African-American, Latino and White Gay, Bisexual and Other Men Who Have Sex with Men in Texas.

Schnarrs PW, Gordon D, Martin-Valenzuela R, Sunil T, Delgado AJ, Glidden D, Parsons JT, McAdams J.

AIDS Behav. 2018 Nov.


Perceived Stress is Associated with Accelerated Monocyte/Macrophage Aging Trajectories in Clinically Normal Adults.

Casaletto KB, Staffaroni AM, Elahi F, Fox E, Crittenden PA, You M, Neuhaus J, Glymour M, Bettcher BM, Yaffe K, Kramer JH. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2018 Sep.


Personalized Prostate Cancer Screening Based on a Single Midlife Prostate-specific Antigen Measurement.

Graff RE, Kachuri L, Witte JS.  Eur Urol. 2018 Sep 26.


A Pharmacogenetic Prediction Model of  Progression-Free Survival in Breast Cancer using Genome-Wide Genotyping Data from CALGB 40502 (Alliance).

Rashkin SR, Chua KC, Ho C, Mulkey F, Jiang C, Mushiroda T, Kubo M, Friedman PN, Rugo HS, McLeod HL, Ratain MJ, Castillos F, Naughton M, Overmoyer B, Toppmeyer D, Witte JS, Owzar K, Kroetz DL.

Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2018 Sep 27.


Predicting residential structures from open source remotely enumerated data using machine learning.

Sturrock HJW, Woolheater K, Bennett AF, Andrade-Pacheco R, Midekisa A. PLoS One. 2018 Sep 21.


Predictors of DMPA-SC continuation among urban Nigerian women: the influence of counseling quality and side effects.

Liu J, Shen J, Diamond-Smith N. Contraception. 2018 Nov.


Primary antifungal prophylaxis for cryptococcal disease in HIV-positive people.

Awotiwon AA, Johnson S, Rutherford GW, Meintjes G, Eshun-Wilson I.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2018 Aug 29.


Progress and future challenges in aging and diversity research in the United States.

Brewster P, Barnes L, Haan M, Johnson JK, Manly JJ, Nápoles AM, Whitmer RA, Carvajal-Carmona L, Early D, Farias S, Mayeda ER, Melrose R, Meyer OL, Al Hazzouri AZ, Hinton L, Mungas D.

Alzheimers Dement. 2018 Sep 18.


A Prospective Study of Aspirin Use and Prostate Cancer Risk by TMPRSS2:ERG Status.

Stopsack KH, Gonzalez-Feliciano AG, Peisch SF, Downer MK, Gage RA, Finn S, Lis RT, Graff RE, Pettersson A, Pernar CH, Loda M, Kantoff PW, Ahearn TU, Mucci LA; Transdisciplinary Prostate Cancer Partnership (ToPCaP).  Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2018 Oct.


Prospective Study of the Association between Physical Activity and Risk of Prostate Cancer Defined by Clinical Features and TMPRSS2:ERG.

Pernar CH, Ebot EM, Pettersson A, Graff RE, Giunchi F, Ahearn TU, Gonzalez-Feliciano AG, Markt SC, Wilson KM, Stopsack KH, Gazeeva E, Lis RT, Parmigiani G, Rimm EB, Finn SP, Giovannucci EL, Fiorentino M, Mucci LA.  A Eur Urol. 2018 Oct 6.


Public-private partnerships in practice: collaborating to improve health finance policy in Ghana and Kenya.

Suchman L, Hart E, Montagu D. Health Policy Plan. 2018 Sep 1.


Quantifying the infectiousness of post-kala-azar dermal leishmaniasis towards sandflies.

Mondal D, Bern C, Ghosh D, Rashid M, Molina R, Chowdhury R, Nath R, Ghosh P, Chapman L, Alim A, Bilbe G, Alvar J.  Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Oct 24.


Race and Hepatitis C Care Continuum in an Underserved Birth Cohort.

Kim NJ, Locke CJ, Park H, Magee C, Bacchetti P, Khalili M.  J Gen Intern Med. 2018 Sep 20.


Race/Ethnicity-, Socioeconomic Status-, and Anatomic Subsite-specific Risks for Gastric Cancer.

Gupta S, Tao L, Murphy JD, Camargo MC, Oren E, Valasek MA, Gomez SL, Martinez ME.

Gastroenterology. 2018 Sep 26.


Randomized Controlled Trial of a Mobile Health Intervention to Promote Retention and

Adherence to Pre-exposure Prophylaxis among Young People at Risk for Human Immunodeficiency Virus: The EPIC Study.

Liu AY, Vittinghoff E, von Felten P, Amico KR, Anderson PL, Lester R, Andrew E, Estes I, Serrano P, Brothers J, Buchbinder S, Hosek S, Fuchs JD.  Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Sep 15.


A randomized, controlled trial of mindfulness-based stress reduction in HIV infection.

Hecht FM, Moskowitz JT, Moran P, Epel ES, Bacchetti P, Acree M, Kemeny ME, Mendes WB, Duncan LG, Weng H, Levy JA, Deeks SG, Folkman S.  Brain Behav Immun. 2018 Oct.


Rapid 5 lb weight gain is not associated with readmission in patients with heart failure

Howie-Esquivel J, Dracup K, Whooley MA, McCulloch C, Jin C, Moser DK, Clark RA, Pelter MM, Biddle M, Park LG.  ESC Heart Fail. 2018 Oct 24.



Johannson KA, Vittinghoff E, Morisset J, Wolters PJ, Noth EM, Balmes JR, Collard HR.  Chest. 2018 Sep.


A Review of Blood Glucose Monitor Accuracy.

King F, Ahn D, Hsiao V, Porco T, Klonoff D.  Diabetes Technol Ther. 2018 Oct 29.


The role of case proximity in transmission of visceral leishmaniasis in a highly endemic village in Bangladesh.

Chapman LAC, Jewell CP, Spencer SEF, Pellis L, Datta S, Chowdhury R, Bern C, Medley GF, Hollingsworth TD.  PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2018 Oct 8.


Running does not increase symptoms or structural progression in people with knee osteoarthritis: data from the osteoarthritis initiative

Lo GH, Musa SM, Driban JB, Kriska AM, McAlindon TE, Souza RB, Petersen NJ, Storti KL, Eaton CB, Hochberg MC, Jackson RD, Kwoh CK, Nevitt MC, Suarez-Almazor ME. Clin Rheumatol.2018 Sep.


Safety of Transvenous Lead Removal in Patients ≥70 Years of Age in the United States from 2005 to 2012.

Guo X, Hayward RM, Vittinghoff E, Liu Y, Lee SY, Pletcher MJ, Lee BK.  Am J Cardiol. 2018 Sep 1.


Screening mammography use in older women according to health status: a systematic review

and meta-analysis.

Demb J, Akinyemiju T, Allen I, Onega T, Hiatt RA, Braithwaite D.  Clin Interv Aging. 2018 Oct 12.


Semiparametric estimation of the accelerated mean model with panel count data under informative examination times.

Chiou SH, Xu G, Yan J, Huang CY.  Biometrics. 2018 Sep.


Serum Calcitriol Concentrations and Kidney Function Decline, Heart Failure, and Mortality in Elderly Community-Living Adults: The Health, Aging, and Body Composition Study

Selamet U, Katz R, Ginsberg C, Rifkin DE, Fried LF, Kritchevsky SB, Hoofnagle AN, Bibbins-Domingo K, Drew D, Harris T, Newman A, Gutiérrez OM, Sarnak MJ, Shlipak MG, Ix JH. Am J Kidney Dis. 2018 Sep.


Sex-Based Differences in HIV-1 Reservoir Activity and Residual Immune Activation.

Scully EP, Gandhi M, Johnston R, Hoh R, Lockhart A, Dobrowolski C, Pagliuzza A, Milush JM, Baker CA, Girling V, Ellefson A, Gorelick R, Lifson J, Altfeld M, Alter G, Cedars M, Solomon A, Lewin SR, Karn J, Chomont N, Bacchetti P, Deeks SG. J Infect Dis. 2018 Oct 29.


Sex Disparities in Risk of Mortality Among Children With ESRD.

Ahearn P, Johansen KL, McCulloch CE, Grimes BA, Ku E.  Am J Kidney Dis. 2018 Oct 11.


The sex-specific influence of quadriceps weakness on worsening patellofemoral and tibiofemoral cartilage damage: the MOST Study.

Culvenor AG, Segal NA, Guermazi A, Roemer F, Felson DT, Nevitt MC, Lewis CE, Stefanik JJ.

Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2018 Oct 8.


Similar tenofovir hair concentrations in men and women after directly observed dosing of tenofovir disoproxil fumarate/emtricitabine: implications for pre-exposure prophylaxis adherence monitoring.

Koss CA, Liu AY, Castillo-Mancilla J, Bacchetti P, McHugh C, Kuncze K, Morrow M, Louie A, Seifert S, Okochi H, MaWhinney S, Gandhi M, Anderson PL. AIDS. 2018 Sep 24.


Sleep characteristics that predict atrial fibrillation.

Christensen MA, Dixit S, Dewland TA, Whitman IR, Nah G, Vittinghoff E, Mukamal KJ, Redline S, Robbins JA, Newman AB, Patel SR, Magnani JW, Psaty BM, Olgin JE, Pletcher MJ, Heckbert SR, Marcus GM.

Heart Rhythm. 2018 Sep.


Socioeconomic Mediators of Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Congenital Heart Disease Outcomes:

A Population-Based Study in California

Peyvandi S, Baer RJ, Moon-Grady AJ, Oltman SP, Chambers CD, Norton ME, Rajagopal S, Ryckman KK, Jelliffe-Pawlowski LL, Steurer MA. J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 Oct 16.


Stigma and agency: exploring young Kenyan women's experiences with abortion stigma and individual agency

Mohamed D, Diamond-Smith N, Njunguru J. Reprod Health Matters. 2018 Dec.


Stimulant Use and Viral Suppression In the Era of Universal Antiretroviral Therapy.

Carrico AW, Hunt PW, Neilands TB, Dilworth SE, Martin JN, Deeks SG, RileyED.  

J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2018 Sep 21.


Sustainability of collaborative care management for depression in primary care settings with academic affiliations across New York State.

Moise N, Shah RN, Essock S, Jones A, Carruthers J, Handley MA, Peccoralo L, Sederer L.

Implement Sci. 2018 Oct 12.


A systematic review of person-centered care interventions to improve quality of facility-based delivery.

Rubashkin N, Warnock R, Diamond-Smith N.  Reprod Health. 2018 Oct 10.


Telomere attrition is associated with declines in medial temporal lobe volume and white matter

microstructure in functionally independent older adults.

Staffaroni AM, Tosun D, Lin J, Elahi FM, Casaletto KB, Wynn MJ, Patel N, Neuhaus J, Walters SM, Epel ES, Blackburn EH, Kramer JH.  Neurobiol Aging. 2018 Sep.


Temporal variability and stability of the fecal microbiome: the Multiethnic Cohort Study.

Fu BC, Randolph TW, Lim U, Monroe KR, Cheng I, Wilkens LR, Le Marchand L, Lampe JW, Hullar MAJ.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2018 Sep 11.


Testing the Association Between Traditional and Novel Indicators of County-Level Structural

Racism and Birth Outcomes among Black and White Women.

Chambers BD, Erausquin JT, Tanner AE, Nichols TR, Brown-Jeffy S.

J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2018 Oct.


Trypomastigote Excretory Secretory Antigen (TESA) blot is associated in neonates with parasite load and detects congenital T. cruzi infection using anti-SAPA IgM

Noazin S, Lee JA, Malaga ES, Ayala EV, Condori BJ, Roca C, Lescano AG, Bern C, Castillo W, Mayta H, Menduiña MC, Verastegui MR, Tinajeros F, Gilman RH; Chagas Working Group in Bolivia and Peru.

J Infect Dis. 2018 Sep 25.


Two high-risk susceptibility loci at 6p25.3 and 14q32.13 for Waldenström macroglobulinemia.

McMaster ML, Berndt SI, Zhang J, Slager SL, Li SA, Vajdic CM, Smedby KE, Yan H, Birmann BM, Brown EE, Smith A, Kleinstern G, Fansler MM, Mayr C, Zhu B, Chung  CC, Park JH, Burdette L, Hicks BD, Hutchinson A, Teras LR, Adami HO, Bracci PM, McKay J, Monnereau A, Link BK, Vermeulen RCH, Ansell SM, Maria A, Diver WR, Melbye M, Ojesina AI, Kraft P, Boffetta P, Clavel J, Giovannucci E, Besson CM, Canzian F, Travis RC, Vineis P, Weiderpass E, Montalvan R, Wang Z, Yeager M, Becker N, Benavente Y, Brennan P, Foretova L, Maynadie M, Nieters A, de Sanjose S, Staines A, Conde L, Riby J, Glimelius B, Hjalgrim H, Pradhan N, Feldman AL, Novak AJ, Lawrence C, Bassig BA, Lan Q, Zheng T, North KE, Tinker LF, Cozen W,

Severson RK, Hofmann JN, Zhang Y, Jackson RD, Morton LM, Purdue MP, Chatterjee N, Offit K, Cerhan JR, Chanock SJ, Rothman N, Vijai J, Goldin LR, Skibola CF, Caporaso NE.   Nat Commun. 2018 Oct 10.


Two HLA Class II Gene Variants Are Independently Associated with Pediatric Osteosarcoma Risk

Zhang C, Wiemels JL, Hansen HM, Gonzalez-Maya J, Endicott AA, de Smith AJ, Smirnov IV, Witte JS, Morimoto LM, Metayer C, Walsh KM. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2018 Oct.


Understanding the Limitations of Cancer Registry Insurance Data-Implications for Policy-Reply

Ellis L, Lichtensztajn D, Gomez SL. JAMA Oncol. 2018 Oct 1.


Use of Antihypertensive Agents and Association with Risk of Adverse Outcomes in Chronic Kidney Disease: Focus on Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors and Angiotensin Receptor Blockers.

Ku E, McCulloch CE, Vittinghoff E, Lin F, Johansen KL.  J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 Oct 2.

Use of integrative medicine approaches for treating adults with sleep disturbances.

Huang CY, Chang ET, Lai HL.  Appl Nurs Res. 2018 Oct.


Wearable Cardioverter-Defibrillator after Myocardial Infarction

Olgin JE, Pletcher MJ, Vittinghoff E, Wranicz J, Malik R, Morin DP, Zweibel S, Buxton AE, Elayi CS, Chung EH, Rashba E, Borggrefe M, Hue TF, Maguire C, Lin F, Simon JA, Hulley S, Lee BK; VEST Investigators.

N Engl J Med. 2018 Sep 27.


A weight loss intervention using a commercial mobile application in Latino Americans-Adelgaza Trial.

Fukuoka Y, Vittinghoff E, Hooper J.  Transl Behav Med. 2018 Sep 8.


Yield and Efficiency of Novel Intensified Tuberculosis Case-Finding Algorithms for People

Living with HIV.

Yoon C, Semitala FC, Asege L, Katende J, Mwebe S, Andama AO, Atuhumuza E, Nakaye M, Armstrong DT, Dowdy DW, McCulloch CE, Kamya M, Cattamanchi A.  Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2018 Sep 7