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2021 Publication List

Digital Health

  1. Primary care physicians' electronic health record proficiency and efficiency behaviors and time interacting with electronic health records: a quantile regression analysis.
  2. Social Determinants of Health and After-Hours Electronic Health Record Documentation: A National Survey of US Physicians.
  3. Association of Financial Factors and Telemedicine Adoption for Heart Attack and Stroke Care Among Rural and Urban Hospitals: A Longitudinal Study.
  4. Use of Electronic Health Record Patient Portal Accounts Among Patients With Smartphone-Only Internet Access.
  5. Sharing patient-generated data with healthcare providers: findings from a 2019 national survey.
  6. Disparities in Pediatric Patient Portal Activation and Feature Use.
  7. A systematic review of contributing factors of and solutions to electronic health record-related impacts on physician well-being.
  8. Caregivers' Use of Patient Portals: Findings from a 2019 National Survey.
  9. Factors associated with nurse well-being in relation to electronic health record use: A systematic review.
  10. Impact of Asynchronous Electronic Communication-Based Visits on Clinical Outcomes and Health Care Delivery: Systematic Review.
  11. Patient-Level Factors Associated with Utilization of Telemedicine Services from a Free Clinic During COVID-19.
  12. Preferences Towards Electronically Exchanging Digital Images With Healthcare Providers Among US Adults.


Infections that Lead to Cancer

  1. Testing for Sexually Transmitted Infection using Wet and Dry Self-Collected Brush Samples among Women in Mombasa, Kenya.
  2. Associations between HIV infection and clinical spectrum of COVID-19: a population level analysis based on US National COVID Cohort Collaborative (N3C) data.
  3. COVID-19 Disease Severity among People with HIV Infection or Solid Organ Transplant in the United States: A Nationally-representative, Multicenter, Observational Cohort Study.
  4. Disparities in Awareness of Hepatitis C Virus Among US Adults: An Analysis of the 2019 Health Information National Trends Survey.
  5. Health Care Provider Perceptions of Facilitators and Barriers to Human Papillomavirus Vaccination Delivery in Five Countries.


Supportive Cancer Care

  1. Pilot trial of remote monitoring to prevent malnutrition after hepatopancreatobiliary surgery.
  2. A randomized wait-list controlled trial of a social support intervention for caregivers of patients with primary malignant brain tumor.
  3. Cannabis Use among Cancer Survivors amid the COVID-19 Pandemic: Results from the COVID-19 Cannabis Health Study.
  4. Life expectancy in older adults with advanced cancer: Evaluation of a geriatric assessment-based prognostic model.
  5. Evaluating Mental Health-Related Symptoms Among Cancer Survivors During the COVID-19 Pandemic: An Analysis of the COVID Impact Survey.
  6. Racial disparities in palliative care utilization among metastatic gynecological cancer patients living at last follow-up: An analysis of the National Cancer Data Base.
  7. Racial and ethnic disparities in palliative care utilization among gynecological cancer patients.
  8. The COVID-19 cannabis health study: Results from an epidemiologic assessment of adults who use cannabis for medicinal reasons in the United States.
  9. Geographic variation in palliative care delivery among patients diagnosed with metastatic lung cancer in the USA: Medicare population-based study.
  10. Metagenomics and chemotherapy-induced nausea: A roadmap for future research.
  11. Stakeholder Perceptions of Key Aspects of High-Quality Cancer Care to Assess with Patient Reported Outcome Measures: A Systematic Review.
  12. Patient-provider discussion about emotional and social needs, mental health outcomes, and benefit finding among U.S. Adults living with cancer.


Cancer Prevention

  1. How Health-Care Organizations Implement Shared Decision-making When It Is Required for Reimbursement: The Case of Lung Cancer Screening.
  2. Perceptions and Patterns of Cigarette and E-Cigarette Use among Hispanics: A Heterogeneity Analysis of the 2017-2019 Health Information National Trends Survey.
  3. Using the health belief model to assess racial/ethnic disparities in cancer-related behaviors in an NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center catchment area.
  4. Health Care Access Measures and Palliative Care Use by Race/Ethnicity among Metastatic Gynecological Cancer Patients in the United States.
  5. Spatial, temporal, and demographic patterns in prevalence of chewing tobacco use in 204 countries and territories, 1990-2019: a systematic analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019.
  6. Spatial, temporal, and demographic patterns in prevalence of smoking tobacco use and attributable disease burden in 204 countries and territories, 1990-2019: a systematic analysis from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019.
  7. Gay and Bisexual Men in the US Lack Basic Information About Anal Cancer.
  8. Utilization Pattern of Computed Tomographic Colonography in the United States: Analysis of the U.S. National Health Interview Survey.
  9. How Health-Care Organizations Implement Shared Decision-making When It Is Required for Reimbursement: The Case of Lung Cancer Screening.
  10. Indoor tanning linked to mental health and risk behaviour among US high school students.


Chronic Disease Management

  1. Physical and Mental Health Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic among US Adults with Chronic Respiratory Conditions.
  2. Association of Convalescent Plasma Therapy With Survival in Patients With Hematologic Cancers and COVID-19.
  3. Prevalence and Risk Factors of COVID-19 Symptoms among U.S. Adults with Allergies.
  4. Preventive Behaviors and Mental Health-Related Symptoms Among Immunocompromised Adults During the COVID-19 Pandemic: An Analysis of the COVID Impact Survey.
  5. Determinants of COVID-19 preventive behaviours among adults with chronic diseases in the USA: an analysis of the nationally representative COVID-19 impact survey.
  6. Medication synchronization adoption and pharmacy performance.
  7. Stages of Change: Moving Community Pharmacies From a Drug Dispensing to Population Health Management Model.
  8. The Tennessee Medicaid medication therapy management program: early stage contextual factors and implementation outcomes.
  9. Geospatial Analysis of Persons with Movement Disorders Living in Underserved Regions.


Clinical Trial Recruitment

  1. Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Clinical Trial Recruitment in the U.S.


COVID-19 Severity and Transmission

  1. Clinical Characterization and Prediction of Clinical Severity of SARS-CoV-2 Infection Among US Adults Using Data From the US National COVID Cohort Collaborative.
  2. Predicting COVID-19 at skilled nursing facilities in California: do the stars align?