Recent Publications


Gutenkunst SL, Bell ML. Managing missing items in the Fagerström Test for Nicotine Dependence: a simulation study. BMC Med Res Methodol. 2022; 22(1):145. doi: 10.1186/s12874-022-01637-2. PubMed PMID: 35596136; PMCID: PMC9121580.

(There are other publications for 2022; the list will be completed after the year ends.)


1. Akinbami LJ, Petersen LR, Sami S, Vuong N, Lukacs SL, Mackey L, Atas J, LaFleur BJ. Coronavirus Disease 2019 Symptoms and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Antibody Positivity in a Large Survey of First Responders and Healthcare Personnel, May-July 2020. Clin Infect Dis. 2021;73(3):e822-e5. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciab080. PubMed PMID: 33515250; PMCID: PMC7929062.

2. Borden ES, Adams AC, Buetow KH, Wilson MA, Bauman JE, Curiel-Lewandrowski C, Chow HS, LaFleur BJ, Hastings KT. Shared Gene Expression and Immune Pathway Changes Associated with Progression from Nevi to Melanoma. Cancers (Basel). 2021;14(1). Epub 20211221. doi: 10.3390/cancers14010003. PubMed PMID: 35008167; PMCID: PMC8749980.

3. Breathett K, Knapp SM, Carnes M, Calhoun E, Sweitzer NK. Imbalance in Heart Transplant to Heart Failure Mortality Ratio by Sex. J Am Heart Assoc. 2021;10(17):e020146. Epub 20210901. doi: 10.1161/jaha.120.020146. PubMed PMID: 34465163.

4. Breathett K, Knapp SM, Carnes M, Calhoun E, Sweitzer NK. Imbalance in Heart Transplant to Heart Failure Mortality Ratio Among African American, Hispanic, and White Patients. Circulation. 2021;143(24):2412-4.Epub 20210614. doi: 10.1161/circulationaha.120.052254. PubMed PMID: 34125563; PMCID: PMC8208480.

5. Davidson A, Musiek F, Fisher JM, Marrone N. Investigating the Role of Auditory Processing Abilities in Long-Term Self-Reported Hearing Aid Outcomes among Adults Age 60+ Years. J Am Acad Audiol. 2021;32(7):405-19. Epub 20211130. doi: 10.1055/s-0041-1728771. PubMed PMID: 34847582.

6. Donovan FM, Ramadan FA, Khan SA, Bhaskara A, Lainhart WD, Narang AT, Mosier JM, Ellingson KD, Bedrick EJ, Saubolle MA, Galgiani JN. Comparison of a Novel Rapid Lateral Flow Assay to Enzyme Immunoassay Results for Early Diagnosis of Coccidioidomycosis. Clin Infect Dis. 2021;73(9):e2746-e53. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciaa1205. PubMed PMID: 32818956.

7. Fernandez ML, Blomquist SA, Hallmark B, Chilton FH. Omega-3 Supplementation and Heart Disease: A Population-Based Diet by Gene Analysis of Clinical Trial Outcomes. Nutrients. 2021;13(7). Epub 20210623. doi: 10.3390/nu13072154. PubMed PMID: 34201625; PMCID: PMC8308291.

8. Hale LP, Cheatham L, Macintyre AN, LaFleur B, Sanders B, Troy J, Kurtzberg J, Sempowski GD. T cell-depleted cultured pediatric thymus tissue as a model for some aspects of human age-related thymus involution. Geroscience. 2021;43(3):1369-82. Epub 20210109. doi: 10.1007/s11357-020-00301-1. PubMed PMID: 33420705; PMCID: PMC8190428.

9. Hallmark B, Wegienka G, Havstad S, Billheimer D, Ownby D, Mendonca EA, Gress L, Stern DA, Myers JB, Khurana Hershey GK, Hoepner L, Miller RL, Lemanske RF, Jackson DJ, Gold DR, O'Connor GT, Nicolae DL, Gern JE, Ober C, Wright AL, Martinez FD. Chromosome 17q12-21 Variants Are Associated with Multiple Wheezing Phenotypes in Childhood. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2021;203(7):864-70. doi: 10.1164/rccm.202003-0820OC. PubMed PMID: 33535024; PMCID: PMC8017591.

10. Hergert DC, Sicard V, Stephenson DD, Pabbathi Reddy S, Robertson-Benta CR, Dodd AB, Bedrick EJ, Gioia GA, Meier TB, Shaff NA, Quinn DK, Campbell RA, Phillips JP, Vakhtin AA, Sapien RE, Mayer AR. Test-Retest Reliability of a Semi-Structured Interview to Aid in Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury Diagnosis. J Int Neuropsychol Soc. 2021:1-13. Epub 20210811. doi: 10.1017/s1355617721000928. PubMed PMID: 34376268; PMCID: PMC8831656.

11. Hoyer-Kimura C, Konhilas JP, Mansour HM, Polt R, Doyle KP, Billheimer D, Hay M. Neurofilament light: a possible prognostic biomarker for treatment of vascular contributions to cognitive impairment and dementia. J Neuroinflammation. 2021;18(1):236. Epub 20211015. doi: 10.1186/s12974-021-02281-1. PubMed PMID: 34654436; PMCID: PMC8520282.

12. Lutrick K, Ellingson KD, Baccam Z, Rivers P, Beitel S, Parker J, Hollister J, Sun X, Gerald JK, Komatsu K, Kim E, LaFleur B, Grant L, Yoo YM, Kumar A, Mayo Lamberte J, Cowling BJ, Cobey S, Thornburg NJ, Meece JK, Kutty P, Nikolich-Zugich J, Thompson MG, Burgess JL. COVID-19 Infection, Reinfection, and Vaccine Effectiveness in a Prospective Cohort of Arizona Frontline/Essential Workers: The AZ HEROES Research Protocol. JMIR Res Protoc. 2021;10(6). Epub 20210526. doi: 10.2196/28925. PubMed PMID: 34057904; PMCID: PMC8386365.

13. Lutrick K, Rivers P, Yoo YM, Grant L, Hollister J, Jovel K, Khan S, Lowe A, Baccam Z, Hanson H, Olsho LEW, Fowlkes A, Caban-Martinez AJ, Porter C, Yoon S, Meece J, Gaglani M, Burns J, Mayo Lamberte J, Nakayima Miiro F, Bissonnette A, LeClair L, Kutty PK, Romine JK, Stefanski E, Edwards LJ, Ellingson K, Gerald JK, Bedrick EJ, Madhivanan P, Krupp K, Gerald LB, Thompson M, Burgess JL. Interim Estimate of Vaccine Effectiveness of BNT162b2 (Pfizer-BioNTech) Vaccine in Preventing SARS-CoV-2 Infection Among Adolescents Aged 12-17 Years - Arizona, July-December 2021. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2021;70(5152):1761-5. Epub 20211231. doi: 10.15585/mmwr.mm705152a2. PubMed PMID: 34968373; PMCID: PMC8736269.

14. Mathiessen A, Ashbeck EL, Huang E, Bedrick EJ, Kwoh CK, Duryea J. Cartilage Topography Assessment with Local Area Cartilage Segmentation (LACS) for Knee MRI. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2021. Epub 20210705. doi: 10.1002/acr.24745. PubMed PMID: 34219396; PMCID: PMC8727638.

15. Mosier JM, Fisher JM, Hypes CD, Bedrick EJ, Campbell ES, Lutrick K, Cairns CB. A Target for Increased Mortality Risk in Critically Ill Patients: The Concept of Perpetuity. J Clin Med. 2021;10(17). Epub 20210902. doi: 10.3390/jcm10173971. PubMed PMID: 34501419; PMCID: PMC8432225.

16. Neill M, Fisher JM, Brand C, Lei H, Sherman SJ, Chou YH, Kuo PH. Practical Application of DaTQUANT with Optimal Threshold for Diagnostic Accuracy of Dopamine Transporter SPECT. Tomography. 2021;7(4):980-9. Epub 20211218. doi: 10.3390/tomography7040081. PubMed PMID: 34941653; PMCID: PMC8706562.

17. Pu J, Donovan FM, Ellingson K, Leroy G, Stone J, Bedrick E, Galgiani JN. Clinician Practice Patterns That Result in the Diagnosis of Coccidioidomycosis Before or During Hospitalization. Clin Infect Dis. 2021;73(7):e1587-e93. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciaa739. PubMed PMID: 32511677.

18. Schembre SM, Jospe MR, Bedrick EJ, Li L, Brewster AM, Levy E, Dirba DD, Campbell M, Taylor RW, Basen-Engquist KM. Hunger Training as a self-regulation strategy in a comprehensive weight loss program for breast cancer prevention: a randomized feasibility study. Cancer Prev Res (Phila). 2021. Epub 20211209. doi: 10.1158/1940-6207.Capr-21-0298. PubMed PMID: 34893531.

19. Schroeder BA, LaFranzo NA, LaFleur BJ, Gittelman RM, Vignali M, Zhang S, Flanagan KC, Rytlewski J, Riolobos L, Schulte BC, Kim TS, Chen E, Smythe KS, Wagner MJ, Mantilla JG, Campbell JS, Pierce RH, Jones RL, Cranmer LD, Pollack SM. CD4+ T cell and M2 macrophage infiltration predict dedifferentiated liposarcoma patient outcomes. J Immunother Cancer. 2021;9(8). doi: 10.1136/jitc-2021-002812. PubMed PMID: 34465597; PMCID: PMC8413967.

20. Shroff RT, Chalasani P, Wei R, Pennington D, Quirk G, Schoenle MV, Peyton KL, Uhrlaub JL, Ripperger TJ, Jergović M, Dalgai S, Wolf A, Whitmer R, Hammad H, Carrier A, Scott AJ, Nikolich-Žugich J, Worobey M, Sprissler R, Dake M, LaFleur BJ, Bhattacharya D. Immune responses to two and three doses of the BNT162b2 mRNA vaccine in adults with solid tumors. Nat Med. 2021;27(11):2002-11. Epub 20210930. doi: 10.1038/s41591-021-01542-z. PubMed PMID: 34594036.

21. Shroff RT, Chalasani P, Wei R, Pennington D, Quirk G, Schoenle MV, Peyton KL, Uhrlaub JL, Ripperger TJ, Jergović M, Dalgai S, Wolf A, Whitmer R, Hammad H, Carrier A, Scott AJ, Nikolich-Žugich J, Worobey M, Sprissler R, Dake M, LaFleur BJ, Bhattacharya D. Immune Responses to COVID-19 mRNA Vaccines in Patients with Solid Tumors on Active, Immunosuppressive Cancer Therapy. medRxiv. 2021. Epub 20210514. doi: 10.1101/2021.05.13.21257129. PubMed PMID: 34013289; PMCID: PMC8132263.

22. Snider JM, You JK, Wang X, Snider AJ, Hallmark B, Zec MM, Seeds MC, Sergeant S, Johnstone L, Wang Q, Sprissler R, Carr TF, Lutrick K, Parthasarathy S, Bime C, Zhang HH, Luberto C, Kew RR, Hannun YA, Guerra S, McCall CE, Yao G, Del Poeta M, Chilton FH. Group IIA secreted phospholipase A2 is associated with the pathobiology leading to COVID-19 mortality. J Clin Invest. 2021;131(19). doi: 10.1172/jci149236. PubMed PMID: 34428181; PMCID: PMC8483752.

23. Solola S, Luy L, Herrera-Theut K, Zabala L, Torabzadeh E, Bedrick EJ, Yee E, Larsen A, Stone J, McEwen M, Calhoun E, Crist JD, Hebdon M, Pool N, Carnes M, Sweitzer N, Breathett K. Race and Gender-Based Perceptions of Older Adults: Will the Youth Lead the Way? J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2021;8(6):1415-23. Epub 20201103. doi: 10.1007/s40615-020-00903-7. PubMed PMID: 33145664; PMCID: PMC8089121.

24. Tavoian D, Ramos-Barrera LE, Craighead DH, Seals DR, Bedrick EJ, Alpert JS, Mashaqi S, Bailey EF. Six Months of Inspiratory Muscle Training to Lower Blood Pressure and Improve Endothelial Function in Middle-Aged and Older Adults With Above-Normal Blood Pressure and Obstructive Sleep Apnea: Protocol for the CHART Clinical Trial. Front Cardiovasc Med. 2021;8:760203. Epub 20211124. doi: 10.3389/fcvm.2021.760203. PubMed PMID: 34901220; PMCID: PMC8652071.

25. Vanderpool RR, Hunter KS, Insel M, Garcia JGN, Bedrick EJ, Tedford RJ, Rischard FP. The Right Ventricular-Pulmonary Arterial Coupling and Diastolic Function Response to Therapy in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension. Chest. 2021. Epub 20211009. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2021.09.040. PubMed PMID: 34637777.

26. Yang C, Hallmark B, Chai JC, O'Connor TD, Reynolds LM, Wood AC, Seeds M, Chen YI, Steffen LM, Tsai MY, Kaplan RC, Daviglus ML, Mandarino LJ, Fretts AM, Lemaitre RN, Coletta DK, Blomquist SA, Johnstone LM, Tontsch C, Qi Q, Ruczinski I, Rich SS, Mathias RA, Chilton FH, Manichaikul A. Impact of Amerind ancestry and FADS genetic variation on omega-3 deficiency and cardiometabolic traits in Hispanic populations. Commun Biol. 2021;4(1):918. Epub 20210728. doi: 10.1038/s42003-021-02431-4. PubMed PMID: 34321601; PMCID: PMC8319323.

27. Yee E, Hosseini SM, Duarte B, Knapp SM, Carnes M, Young B, Sweitzer NK, Breathett K. Sex Disparities in Organ Donation: Finding an Equitable Donor Pool. J Am Heart Assoc. 2021;10(19):e020820. Epub 20210924. doi: 10.1161/jaha.121.020820. PubMed PMID: 34558313.

28. York LD, Fisher JM, Malladi L, August JA, Ellis KE, Marquez JL, Kaveti A, Khachatryan M, Paz MK, Adams MD, Bedrick EJ, Fantry LE. Antiretroviral Laboratory Monitoring and Implications for HIV Clinical Care in the Era of COVID-19 and Beyond. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2021;37(4):297-303. Epub 20210317. doi: 10.1089/aid.2020.0263. PubMed PMID: 33567992.