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April 2022

Belyayev LA, Foroushani SM, Wiener DC, Branch-Elliman W, Marshall MB, Khalil HA. Bronchopleural fistula due to cavitary pneumonia after SARS-CoV-2 infection treated with open thoracostomy. J Surg Case Rep. 2022 Apr 11;2022(4):rjac076. doi: 10.1093/jscr/rjac076.

Bovin MJ, Resnik J, Linsky AM, Stolzmann K, Mull HJ, Schnurr PP, Post EP, Pleasants EA, Miller CJ. Does screening for PTSD lead to VA mental health care? Identifying the spectrum of initial VA screening actions. Psychol Serv. 2022 Apr 21. doi: 10.1037/ser0000651. Epub ahead of print.

Dickson KS, Sklar M, Chen SZ, Kim B. Characterization of multilevel influences of mental health care transitions: a comparative case study analysis. BMC Health Serv Res. 2022 Apr 2;22(1):437. doi: 10.1186/s12913-022-07748-2.

Hayes CJ, Cucciare MA, Martin BC, Hudson TJ, Bush K, Lo-Ciganic W, Yu H, Charron E, Gordon AJ. Using data science to improve outcomes for persons with opioid use disorder. Subst Abus. 2022;43(1):956-963. doi: 10.1080/08897077.2022.2060446.

Kim B, Petrakis BA, McInnes DK, Gifford AL, Sliwinski SK, Smelson DA. Applying after action review to examine residential treatment programs' responses to COVID-19. Int J Health Plann Manage. 2022 Apr 13. doi: 10.1002/hpm.3475. Epub ahead of print.

Lowery J, Fagerlin A, Larkin AR, Wiener RS, Skurla SE, Caverly TJ. Implementation of a Web-Based Tool for Shared Decision-making in Lung Cancer Screening: Mixed Methods Quality Improvement Evaluation. JMIR Hum Factors. 2022 Apr 1;9(2):e32399. doi: 10.2196/32399.

Lyzwinski LN, Naslund JA, Miller CJ, Eisenberg MJ. Global youth vaping and respiratory health: epidemiology, interventions, and policies. NPJ Prim Care Respir Med. 2022 Apr 11;32(1):14. doi: 10.1038/s41533-022-00277-9.

Reger MA, Lauver MG, Manchester C, Abraham TH, Landes SJ, Garrido MM, Griffin C, Woods JA, Strombotne KL, Hughes G. Development of the Veterans Crisis Line Caring Letters Suicide Prevention Intervention. Health Serv Res. 2022 Apr 11. doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.13985. Epub ahead of print.

Scheuner MT, Huynh AK, Chanfreau-Coffinier C, Lerner B, Gable AR, Lee M, Simon A, Coeshott R, Hamilton AB, Patterson OV, DuVall S, Russell MM. Demographic Differences Among US Department of Veterans Affairs Patients Referred for Genetic Consultation to a Centralized VA Telehealth Program, VA Medical Centers, or the Community. JAMA Netw Open. 2022 Apr 1;5(4):e226687. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.6687.

Tiersma K, Reichman M, Popok PJ, Nelson Z, Barry M, Elwy AR, Flores EJ, Irwin KE, Vranceanu AM. The Strategies for Quantitative and Qualitative Remote Data Collection: Lessons From the COVID-19 Pandemic. JMIR Form Res. 2022 Apr 8;6(4):e30055. doi: 10.2196/30055.

Waddimba AC, Baker BM, Pogue JR, McAuliffe MP, Bennett MM, Baxter RD, Mohr DC, Warren AM. Psychometric validity and reliability of the 10- and 2-item Connor-Davidson resilience scales among a national sample of Americans responding to the Covid-19 pandemic: an item response theory analysis. Qual Life Res. 2022 Apr 2. doi: 10.1007/s11136-022-03125-y. Epub ahead of print.

Wang Y, Li M, Kazis LE, Xia W. Clinical outcomes of COVID-19 infection among patients with Alzheimer's disease or mild cognitive impairment. Alzheimers Dement. 2022 Apr 4. doi: 10.1002/alz.12665. Epub ahead of print.

Yee CA, Barr K, Minegishi T, Frakt A, Pizer SD. Provider supply and access to primary care. Health Econ. 2022 Apr 5. doi: 10.1002/hec.4482. Epub ahead of print.

March 2022

Bokhour BG, Hyde J, Kligler B, Gelman H, Gaj L, Barker AM, Douglas J, DeFaccio R, Taylor SL, Zeliadt SB. From patient outcomes to system change: Evaluating the impact of VHA's implementation of the Whole Health System of Care. Health Serv Res. 2022 Mar 4. doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.13938. Epub ahead of print.

Bolton R
, Ritter G, Highland K, Larson MJ. The relationship between capacity and utilization of nonpharmacologic therapies in the US Military Health System. BMC Health Serv Res. 2022 Mar 7;22(1):312. doi: 10.1186/s12913-022-07700-4.

Charns MP, Benzer JK, McIntosh NM, Mohr DC, Singer SJ, Gurewich D. A Multi-site Case Study of Care Coordination Between Primary Care and Specialty Care. Med Care. 2022 Mar 3. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001704. Epub ahead of print.

Dunbar MS, Hughto JMW, Jasuja GK, Quinn EK, Deutsch M, Radix A, Feldman J, Abbott J, Safer JD, Thompson J, Rose AJ. Considering Quality Measures for the Care of Transgender Patients: Preliminary Findings from a Technical Expert Panel. LGBT Health. 2022 Mar 30. doi: 10.1089/lgbt.2021.0279. Epub ahead of print.

Franzosa E, Judon KM, Gottesman EM, Koufacos NS, Runels T, Augustine M, Hartmann CW, Boockvar KS. Home Health Aides' Increased Role in Supporting Older Veterans and Primary Healthcare Teams During COVID-19: a Qualitative Analysis. J Gen Intern Med. 2022 Mar 22. doi: 10.1007/s11606-021-07271-w. Epub ahead of print.

Gallagher EJ, Rockey DC, Kontos CD, Vyas JM, Brass LF, Hu PJ, Isales CM, Ajijola OA, Rathmell WK, Conlin PR, Baiocchi RA, Kazmierczak BI, Akabas MH, Williams CS. Pearls of wisdom for aspiring physician-scientist residency applicants and program directors. JCI Insight. 2022 Mar 22;7(6):e158467. doi: 10.1172/jci.insight.158467.

Hughto JMW, Hughes L, Yee K, Downing J, Ellison J, Alpert A, Jasuja G, Shireman TI. Improving Data-Driven Methods to Identify and Categorize Transgender Individuals by Gender in Insurance Claims Data. LGBT Health. 2022 Mar 15. doi: 10.1089/lgbt.2021.0433. Epub ahead of print.

Jurasic MM, Gibson G, Orner MB, Wehler CJ, Jones JA, Cabral HJ. Topical Fluoride Effectiveness in High Caries Risk Adults. J Dent Res. 2022 Mar 9:220345221081524. doi: 10.1177/00220345221081524. Epub ahead of print.

Kearney L, Wiener RS, Dahodwala M, Fix GM, Hicks J, Little F, Howard J, Foreman AG, Wakeman C, O'Donnell C, Bulekova K, Drainoni ML, Kathuria H. A mixed methods study to inform and evaluate a longitudinal nurse practitioner/community health worker intervention to address social determinants of health and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease self-management. BMC Pulm Med. 2022 Mar 1;22(1):74. doi: 10.1186/s12890-022-01863-w.

Kim B, Rajagopalan A, Tabasky EM, Reddy SS, Topor DR. Sharing perspectives on feedback: a combined resident-faculty workshop. BMC Med Educ. 2022 Mar 22;22(1):197. doi: 10.1186/s12909-022-03253-6.

Kligler B, Hyde J, Gantt C, Bokhour B. The Whole Health Transformation at the Veterans Health Administration: Moving From "What's the Matter With You?" to "What Matters to You? Med Care. 2022 Mar 11. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001706. Epub ahead of print.

Minegishi T, Young GJ, Madison KM, Pizer SD. Regional Economic Conditions and Preventable Hospitalization Among Older Patients With Diabetes. Med Care. 2022 Mar 1;60(3):212-218. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001672.

Moye J. Behavioral Health Innovations for Older Adults. Clin Gerontol. 2022 Mar-Apr;45(2):211-213. doi: 10.1080/07317115.2022.2031658.

Schechter-Perkins EM, van den Berg P, Branch-Elliman W. The Science Behind Safe School Re-opening: Leveraging the Pillars of Infection Control to Support Safe Elementary and Secondary Education During the COVID-19 Pandemic. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2021 Mar 17;9(3):ofab134. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofab134.

Shrestha S, Poudel A, Reeve E, Linsky AM, Steadman KJ, Nissen LM. Development and validation of a tool to understand health care professionals' attitudes towards deprescribing (HATD) in older adults with limited life expectancy. Res Social Adm Pharm. 2022 Mar 8:S1551-7411(22)00057-2. doi: 10.1016/j.sapharm.2022.03.002. Epub ahead of print.

Smelson DA, Yakovchenko V, Byrne T, McCullough MB, Smith JL, Bruzios KE, Gabrielian S. Testing implementation facilitation for uptake of an evidence-based psychosocial intervention in VA homeless programs: A hybrid type III trial. PLoS One. 2022 Mar 17;17(3):e0265396. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0265396.

Vaidya AU, Benavidez GA, Prentice JC, Mohr DC, Conlin PR, Griffith KN. A novel dataset of predictors of mortality for older Veterans living with type II diabetes. Data Brief. 2022 Mar 1;41:108005. doi: 10.1016/j.dib.2022.108005

Wachterman MW, Luth EA, Semco RS, Weissman JS. Where Americans Die - Is There Really "No Place Like Home"? N Engl J Med. 2022 Mar 17;386(11):1008-1010. doi: 10.1056/NEJMp2112297. Epub 2022 Mar 12.

Wiener RS, Barker AM, Carter-Harris L, Caverly TJ, Crocker DA, Denietolis A, Doherty C, Fagerlin A, Gallagher-Seaman M, Gould MK, Han PKJ, Herbst AN, Ito Fukunaga M, McCullough MB, Miano DA, Quaife SL, Slatore CG, Fix GM. Stakeholder Research Priorities to Promote Implementation of Shared Decision-Making for Lung Cancer Screening: An American Thoracic Society and Veterans Affairs Health Services Research and Development Statement. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2022 Mar 15;205(6):619-630. doi: 10.1164/rccm.202201-0126ST.

February 2022

Bakhshaie J, Doorley J, Reichman M, Mace R, Laverty D, Matuszewski PE, Elwy AR, Fatehi A, Bowers LC, Ly T, Vranceanu AM. Optimizing the implementation of a multisite feasibility trial of a mind-body program in acute orthopedic trauma. Transl Behav Med. 2022 Feb 23:ibac004. doi: 10.1093/tbm/ibac004. Epub ahead of print.

Branch-Elliman W, Ferguson R, Doros G, Woods P, Leatherman S, Strymish J, Datta R, Goswami R, Jankowich MD, Shah NR, Taylor TH, Page ST, Schiller SJ, Shannon C, Hau C, Flynn M, Holmberg E, Visnaw K, Dhond R, Brophy M, Monach PA. Subcutaneous sarilumab for the treatment of hospitalized patients with moderate to severe COVID19 disease: A pragmatic, embedded randomized clinical trial. PLoS One. 2022 Feb 25;17(2):e0263591. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0263591.

Cruz Rivera PN, Goldstein RL, Polak M, Lazzari AA, Moy ML, Wan ES. Performance of bioelectrical impedance analysis compared to dual X-ray absorptiometry (DXA) in Veterans with COPD. Sci Rep. 2022 Feb 4;12(1):1946. doi: 10.1038/s41598-022-05887-4.   

Frakt AB, Peek ME. Editor's Desk: Taking action to address structural racism at Health Services Research. Health Serv Res. 2022 Feb;57(1):5-6. doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.13923.

Kim, S., Currao, A., Fonda, J. R., Iverson, K. M., Kenna, A., Pierce, M. E., ... & Fortier, C. B. (2022). Experience of Intimate Partner Violence and Associated Psychiatric, Neurobehavioral, and Functional Burden in Male and Female Veterans: Implications for Treatment. Journal of Aggression, Maltreatment & Trauma, 1-19.

Kopacz M, Bishop TM, Ayre A, Boska RL, Goldstrom D, Tomberlin D, Baxter S, Dunlap S, Harris JI. Feasibility of using moral injury screening instruments in VA chaplaincy spiritual assessments. J Health Care Chaplain. 2022 Feb 7:1-12. doi: 10.1080/08854726.2022.2032980. Epub ahead of print.

Lipschitz JM, Connolly SL, Van Boxtel R, Potter JR, Nixon N, Bidargaddi N. Provider perspectives on telemental health implementation: Lessons learned during the COVID-19 pandemic and paths forward. Psychol Serv. 2022 Feb 24. doi: 10.1037/ser0000625. Epub ahead of print.

Merker VL, Knight P, Radtke HB, Yohay K, Ullrich NJ, Plotkin SR, Jordan JT. Awareness and agreement with neurofibromatosis care guidelines among U.S. neurofibromatosis specialists. Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2022 Feb 10;17(1):44. doi: 10.1186/s13023-022-02196-x.

Merlin JS, Wachterman MW, Becker WC, Bohnert ASB. Serious Illness and Limitations of Death Certificate-Based Data: Urgent Lessons From the Opioid Epidemic. Am J Public Health. 2022 Feb;112(S1):S36-S38. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2021.306409.  

Moldestad M, Sayre G, Rinne S, Kaboli PJ, Reddy A, Sanders KM, Mao J, Henrikson NB, Sterling R, Nelson KM, Wong ES. Perspectives on Training and Working in the VHA: Implications for Primary Care Physician Recruitment and Retention. Acad Med. 2022 Feb 8. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000004619. Epub ahead of print.

Nagawa CS, Ito Fukunaga M, Faro JM, Liu F, Anderson E, Kamberi A, Orvek EA, Davis M, Pbert L, Cutrona SL, Houston TK, Sadasivam RS. Characterizing pandemic-related changes in smoking over time in a cohort of current and former smokers. Nicotine Tob Res. 2022 Feb 5:ntac033. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntac033. Epub ahead of print.

Nunez ER, Caverly TJ, Zhang S, Glickman ME, Qian SX, Boudreau JH, Miller DR, Wiener RS. Invasive Procedures and Associated Complications Following Initial Lung Cancer Screening in a National Cohort of Veterans. Chest. 2022 Feb 26:S0012-3692(22)00397-X. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2022.02.031. Epub ahead of print.

O'Neil ME, Agyemang A, Walker WC, Pogoda TK, Klyce DW, Perrin PB, Hsu NH, Nguyen H, Presson AP, Cifu DX. Demographic, military, and health comorbidity variables by mild TBI and PTSD status in the LIMBIC-CENC cohort. Brain Inj. 2022 Feb 5:1-9. doi: 10.1080/02699052.2022.2033847. Epub ahead of print.

Quach ED, Mccullough MB, Gillespie C, Hartmann CW. Nursing Home Residents' Relocation to Another Facility: an Exploratory Study of Family Caregiver Experiences. J Gerontol Soc Work. 2022 Feb 3:1-14. doi: 10.1080/01634372.2022.2028209. Epub ahead of print.

Reed DE 2nd, Bokhour BG, Gaj L, Barker AM, Douglas JH, DeFaccio R, Williams RM, Engel CC, Zeliadt SB. Whole Health Use and Interest Across Veterans With Co-Occurring Chronic Pain and PTSD: An Examination of the 18 VA Medical Center Flagship Sites. Glob Adv Health Med. 2022 Feb 11;11:21649561211065374. doi: 10.1177/21649561211065374.

Reuman L, Solar C, MacLean RR, Halat AM, Rajeevan H, Williams DA, Heapy AA, Bair MJ, Krein SL, Kerns RD, Higgins DM. If you personalize it, will they use it?: Self-reported and observed use of a tailored, internet-based pain self-management program. Transl Behav Med. 2022 Feb 22:ibab165. doi: 10.1093/tbm/ibab165. Epub ahead of print.

Robinson M, Holliday R, Monteith LL, Blosnich JR, Elbogen EB, Gelberg L, Hooshyar D, Liu S, McInnes DK, Montgomery AE, Tsai J, Grassmeyer R, Brenner LA. Establishing a Research Agenda for Suicide Prevention Among Veterans Experiencing Homelessness. Front Psychol. 2022 Feb 7;13:683147. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2022.683147.

Robinson, S. A., Moy, M. L. (2022). Promoting Exercise Training Remotely. Life. doi: 10.3390/life12020262

Rosen AK, Beilstein-Wedel EE, Harris AHS, Shwartz M, Vanneman ME, Wagner TH, Giori NJ. Comparing Postoperative Readmission Rates Between Veterans Receiving Total Knee Arthroplasty in the Veterans Health Administration Versus Community Care. Med Care. 2022 Feb 1;60(2):178-186. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001678.

Sabin LL, Gifford AL, Haberer JE, Harvey K, Sarkisova N, Martin K, West RL, Stephens J, Killian C, Halim N, Berkowitz N, Jennings K, Jennings L, Orrell C. Patients' and Providers' Views on Optimal Evidence-Based and Scalable Interventions for Individuals at High Risk of HIV Treatment Failure: Sequential Explorations Among Key Stakeholders in Cape Town, South Africa. AIDS Behav. 2022 Feb 21. doi: 10.1007/s10461-022-03623-7. Epub ahead of print.

Saenger PM, Ornstein KA, Garrido MM, Lubetsky S, Bollens-Lund E, DeCherrie LV, Leff B, Siu AL, Federman AD. Cost of home hospitalization versus inpatient hospitalization inclusive of a 30-day post-acute period. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2022 Feb 25. doi: 10.1111/jgs.17706. Epub ahead of print.

Schecter-Perkins EM, Doron S, Johnston R, Hay J, Berlin D, Ciaranello A, Nelson SB, Gormley J, Smole SC, Brown C, Madoff LC, Branch-Elliman W. A Test-to-Stay Modified Quarantine Program for COVID-19 in Schools. Pediatrics. 2022 Feb 8. doi: 10.1542/peds.2021-055727. Epub ahead of print.

Stolzmann K, Lew RA, Miller CJ, Kim B, Wu H, Bauer MS. (2022). Does balancing site characteristics result in balanced population characteristics in a cluster-randomized controlled trial? Health Services and Outcomes Research Methodology. DOI: 10.1007/s10742-022-00271-1

Suda KJ, Fitzpatrick MA, Gibson G, Jurasic MM, Poggensee L, Echevarria K, Hubbard CC, McGregor JC, Evans CT. Antibiotic prophylaxis prescriptions prior to dental visits in the Veterans' Health Administration (VHA), 2015-2019. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2022 Feb 22:1-10. doi: 10.1017/ice.2021.521. Epub ahead of print.

Volandes AE, Zupanc SN, Paasche-Orlow MK, Lakin JR, Chang Y, Burns EA, LaVine NA, Carney MT, Martins-Welch D, Emmert K, Itty JE, Moseley ET, Davis AD, El-Jawahri A, Gundersen DA, Fix GM, Yacoub AM, Schwartz P, Gabry-Kalikow S, Garde C, Fischer J, Henault L, Burgess L, Goldman J, Kwok A, Singh N, Alvarez Suarez AL, Gromova V, Jacome S, Tulsky JA, Lindvall C. Association of an Advance Care Planning Video and Communication Intervention With Documentation of Advance Care Planning Among Older Adults: A Nonrandomized Controlled Trial. JAMA Netw Open. 2022 Feb 1;5(2):e220354. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.0354.

Wilson GM, Evans CT, Fitzpatrick MA, Poggensee L, Gibson G, Jurasic MM, Echevarria K, Suda KJ. Clostridioides difficile infection following dental antibiotic prescriptions in a cohort of US veterans. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2022 Feb 21:1-3. doi: 10.1017/ice.2021.516. Epub ahead of print.

Yakovchenko V, Morgan TR, Miech EJ, Neely B, Lamorte C, Gibson S, Beste LA, McCurdy H, Scott D, Gonzalez R, Park A, Powell BJ, Bajaj JS, Dominitz JA, Chartier M, Ross D, Chinman MJ, Rogal SS. Core implementation strategies for improving cirrhosis care in the Veterans Health Administration. Hepatology. 2022 Feb 6. doi: 10.1002/hep.32395. Epub ahead of print.

January 2022

Anderson, E., Dvorin, K., Etingen, B., Barker, A., Rai, Z., Herbst, A., Mozer, R., Kingston, R., & Bokhour, B. (2022). Lessons Learned from VHA's Rapid Implementation of Virtual Whole Health Peer-led Groups during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Staff Perspectives. Global Advances in Health and Medicine, 11: 1-12. Published Jan 25, 2022.

Arditte Hall KA, Werner KB, Griffin MG, Galovski TE. Exploring Predictors of Sleep State Misperception in Women with Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. Behav Sleep Med. 2022 Jan 10:1-11. doi: 10.1080/15402002.2021.2024193. Epub ahead of print.

Blonigen DM, Smith JS, Javier S, Cucciare MA, Timko C, Nevedal AL, Filice N, Rosenthal J, Smelson D. Implementation Potential of Moral Reconation Therapy for Criminal Recidivism in Mental Health Residential Programs. Psychiatr Serv. 2022 Jan 26:appips202100089. doi: 10.1176/ Epub ahead of print.

Davila H, O'Malley KA, Shin MH, Engle RL, Adjognon OL, Sullivan JL. Supporting Veterans with dementia to remain in the community: strategies used in 12 Veterans Health Administration programs. Home Health Care Serv Q. 2022 Jan 24:1-16. doi: 10.1080/01621424.2022.2027315. Epub ahead of print.

Fillmore NR, La J, Zheng C, Doron S, Do N, Monach P, Branch-Elliman W. The COVID-19 Hospitalization Metric in the Pre- and Post-vaccination Eras as a Measure of Pandemic Severity: A Retrospective, Nationwide Cohort Study. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2022 Jan 11:1-24. doi: 10.1017/ice.2022.13. Epub ahead of print.

Higgins DM, Han L, Kerns RD, Driscoll MA, Heapy AA, Skanderson M, Lisi AJ, Mattocks KM, Brandt C, Haskell SG. Risk factors associated with healthcare utilization for spine pain. Pain Med. 2022 Jan 6:pnab351. doi: 10.1093/pm/pnab351. Epub ahead of print.

Hogan TP, Etingen B, McMahon N, Bixler FR, Am L, Wacks RE, Shimada SL, Reilly ED, Frisbee KL, Smith BM. Understanding Adoption and Preliminary Effectiveness of a Mobile App for Chronic Pain Management Among US Military Veterans: Pre-Post Mixed Methods Evaluation. JMIR Form Res. 2022 Jan 20;6(1):e33716. doi: 10.2196/33716.

Li LL, Zheng C, La J, Do NV, Monach PA, Strymish JM, Fillmore NR, Branch-Elliman W. Impact of prior SARS-CoV-2 infection on incidence of hospitalization and adverse events following mRNA SARS-CoV-2 vaccination: A nationwide, retrospective cohort study. Vaccine. 2022 Jan 19:S0264-410X(22)00051-2. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2022.01.026. Epub ahead of print.

Likitlersuang J, Brown EM, Salat DH, Iverson KM, Werner K, McGlinchey RE, Galovski TE, Fortier CB. Neural Correlates of Traumatic Brain Injury in Women Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence: A Structural and Functional Connectivity Neuroimaging Study. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2022 Jan-Feb 01;37(1):E30-E38. doi: 10.1097/HTR.0000000000000758.

Moye J, Cohen AB, Stolzmann K, Auguste EJ, Catlin CC, Sager ZS, Weiskittle RE, Woolverton CB, Connors HL, Sullivan JL. Guardianship Before and Following Hospitalization. HEC Forum. 2022 Jan 24. doi: 10.1007/s10730-022-09469-9. Epub ahead of print.

Possemato K, Wu J, Greene C, MacQueen R, Blonigen D, Wade M, Owen J, Keane T, Brief D, Lindley S, Prins A, Mackintosh MA, Carlson E. Web-Based Problem-solving Training With and Without Peer Support in Veterans With Unmet Mental Health Needs: Pilot Study of Feasibility, User Acceptability, and Participant Engagement. J Med Internet Res. 2022 Jan 13;24(1):e29559. doi: 10.2196/29559.

Schnurr PP, Chard KM, Ruzek JI, Chow BK, Resick PA, Foa EB, Marx BP, Friedman MJ, Bovin MJ, Caudle KL, Castillo D, Curry KT, Hollifield M, Huang GD, Chee CL, Astin MC, Dickstein B, Renner K, Clancy CP, Collie C, Maieritsch K, Bailey S, Thompson K, Messina M, Franklin L, Lindley S, Kattar K, Luedtke B, Romesser J, McQuaid J, Sylvers P, Varkovitzky R, Davis L, MacVicar D, Shih MC. Comparison of Prolonged Exposure vs Cognitive Processing Therapy for Treatment of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Among US Veterans: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Netw Open. 2022 Jan 4;5(1):e2136921. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.36921.

Yuan Y, Thomas KS, Van Houtven CH, Price ME, Pizer SD, Frakt AB, Garrido MM. Fewer potentially avoidable health care events in rural veterans with self-directed care versus other personal care services. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2022 Jan 13. doi: 10.1111/jgs.17656. Epub ahead of print.

Zheutlin AR, Mondesir FL, Derington CG, King JB, Zhang C, Cohen JB, Berlowitz DR, Anstey DE, Cushman WC, Greene TH, Ogedegbe O, Bress AP. Analysis of Therapeutic Inertia and Race and Ethnicity in the Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial: A Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Netw Open. 2022 Jan 4;5(1):e2143001. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.43001.

December 2021

Cohen-Bearak A, Meyer EC, Mednick L, Varrin P, Burgess L, Kuhlmann PH, Bell S, Lillehei C. Aligning Family-Clinician Expectations During Pediatric Surgical Informed Consent: Development and Implementation of an Innovative Communication Skills Workshop. Journal of Continuing Education in the Health Professions. Fall 2021; 41(4). DOI: 10.1097/CEH.0000000000000396.

Connolly SL, Stolzmann KL, Heyworth L, Sullivan JL, Shimada SL, Weaver KR, Lindsay JA, Bauer MS, Miller CJ. Patient and provider predictors of telemental health use prior to and during the COVID-19 pandemic within the Department of Veterans Affairs. Am Psychol. 2021 Dec 23. doi: 10.1037/amp0000895. Epub ahead of print.

DeLaughter KL, Fix GM, McDannold SE
, Pope C, Bokhour BG, Shimada SL, Calloway R, Gordon HS, Long JA, Miano DA, Cutrona SL. Incorporating African American Veterans' Success Stories for Hypertension Management: Developing a Behavioral Support Texting Protocol. JMIR Res Protoc. 2021 Dec 1;10(12):e29423. doi: 10.2196/29423.

Dichter ME, Krishnamurti LS, Chhatre S, Hoffmire CA, Monteith LL, Bellamy SL, Iverson KM, Montgomery AE, Agha A, McCoy I. Gender differences in veterans' use of the Veterans Crisis Line (VCL): Findings from VCL call data. Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2021 Dec 15;74:65-70. doi: 10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2021.12.006. Epub ahead of print.

Dipp Ramos R, O'Brien WJ, Gupta K, Itani KMF. Events, care, and outcomes after hernia mesh explantation for infection. Am J Surg. 2021 Dec 2:S0002-9610(21)00721-2. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2021.11.036. Epub ahead of print.

Espel-Huynh HM, Goldstein CM, Stephens ML, Finnegan OL, Elwy AR, Wing RR, Thomas JG. Contextual influences on implementation of online behavioral obesity treatment in primary care: formative evaluation guided by the consolidated framework for implementation research. Transl Behav Med. 2021 Dec 31:ibab160. doi: 10.1093/tbm/ibab160. Epub ahead of print.

Frakt AB. Editor's Desk: Increasing impact. Health Serv Res. 2021 Dec;56(6):1085-1086. doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.13893.

Kane NS, Anastasides N, Litke DR, Helmer DA, Hunt SC, Quigley KS, Pigeon WR, McAndrew LM. Under-recognition of medically unexplained symptom conditions among US Veterans with Gulf War Illness. PLoS One. 2021 Dec 7;16(12):e0259341. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0259341.

Marx BP, Lee DJ, Norman SB, Bovin MJ, Sloan DM, Weathers FW, Keane TM, Schnurr PP. Reliable and clinically significant change in the clinician-administered PTSD Scale for DSM-5 and PTSD Checklist for DSM-5 among male veterans. Psychol Assess. 2021 Dec 23. doi: 10.1037/pas0001098. Epub ahead of print.

Miller DR, Jasuja G, Davila HW, Palnati M, Shao Q, Dinesh D, McDannold S, Zhang Q, Monfared AAT, Xia W, Palacios N, Moo LR. Care processes related to clinical detection of Alzheimer's disease in the U.S. Veterans Affairs Health Care System. Alzheimers Dement. 2021 Dec;17 Suppl 8:e054149. doi: 10.1002/alz.054149.

Ney, J.P., Robinson, S.A., Richardson, C.R. and Moy, M.L., 2021. Can Technology-Based Physical Activity Programs for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Be Cost-Effective? Telemedicine and e-Health.

Ornstein KA, Liu SH, Husain M, Ankuda CK, Bollens-Lund E, Kelley AS, Garrido MM. Prospective assessment of dementia on transitions in homeboundness using multistate Markov models. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2021 Dec 23. doi: 10.1111/jgs.17631. Epub ahead of print.

Rose AJ, Lee JS, Berlowitz DR, Liu W, Mitra A, Yu H. Guideline-discordant dosing of direct-acting oral anticoagulants in the veterans health administration. BMC Health Serv Res. 2021 Dec 18;21(1):1351. doi: 10.1186/s12913-021-07397-x.

Silva GC, Jiang L, Gutman R, Wu WC, Mor V, Fine MJ, Kressin NR, Trivedi AN. Racial/Ethnic Differences in 30-Day Mortality for Heart Failure and Pneumonia in the Veterans Health Administration Using Claims-based, Clinical, and Social Risk-adjustment Variables. Med Care. 2021 Dec 1;59(12):1082-1089. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001650.

Valentine SE, Fuchs C, Godfrey L, Elwy AR. Redesign of a brief PTSD treatment in safety net integrated primary care: Supporting implementation in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2021 Dec 10:S0163-8343(21)00167-5. doi: 10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2021.12.004. Epub ahead of print.

Wu JT, La J, Branch-Elliman W, Huhmann LB, Han SS, Parmigiani G, Tuck DP, Brophy MT, Do NV, Lin AY, Munshi NC, Fillmore NR. Association of COVID-19 Vaccination With SARS-CoV-2 Infection in Patients With Cancer: A US Nationwide Veterans Affairs Study. JAMA Oncol. 2021 Dec 2. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2021.5771. Epub ahead of print.

Yakovchenko V, Morgan TR, Chinman MJ, Powell BJ, Gonzalez R, Park A, Malone PS, Chartier M, Ross D, Rogal SS. Mapping the road to elimination: a 5-year evaluation of implementation strategies associated with hepatitis C treatment in the veterans health administration. BMC Health Serv Res. 2021 Dec 18;21(1):1348. doi: 10.1186/s12913-021-07312-4.

November 2021

Davin KR, Dardis CM, Barth MR, Iverson KM. Prospective mental health effects of intimate partner stalking among women veterans. Psychol Trauma. 2021 Nov 4. doi: 10.1037/tra0001144. Epub ahead of print.

Faro JM, Cutrona SL. Extending a Lifeline to Nonhospitalized Patients With COVID-19 Through Automated Text Messaging. Ann Intern Med. 2021 Nov 16:M21-4273. doi: 10.7326/M21-4273. Epub ahead of print.

Iverson KM, Danitz SB, Shayani DR, Vogt D, Stirman SW, Hamilton AB, Mahoney CT, Gerber MR, Dichter ME. Recovering From Intimate Partner Violence Through Strengths and Empowerment: Findings From a Randomized Clinical Trial. J Clin Psychiatry. 2021 Nov 23;83(1):21m14041. doi: 10.4088/JCP.21m14041.

Jasuja GK, Meterko M, Bradshaw LD, Carbonaro R, Clayman ML, LoBrutto L, Miano D, Maguire EM, Midboe AM, Asch SM, Gifford AL, McInnes DK, Elwy AR. Attitudes and Intentions of US Veterans Regarding COVID-19 Vaccination. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Nov 1;4(11):e21

Jones KF, Laury E, Sanders JJ, Starr LT, Rosa WE, Booker SQ, Wachterman M, Jones CA, Hickman S, Merlin JS, Meghani SH. Top Ten Tips Palliative Care Clinicians Should Know About Delivering Antiracist Care to Black Americans. J Palliat Med. 2021 Nov 16. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2021.0502. Epub ahead of print.

Jreige N, Talutis SD, Zambrano S, Heckscher D, Mehrazarin K, Rosen AK. Health Care Needs of Incarcerated Patients: A Case Study at a Large Urban Hospital. J Correct Health Care. 2021 Nov 11. doi: 10.1089/jchc.19.10.0077. Epub ahead of print.

Katz IR, Rogers MP, Lew R, Thwin SS, Doros G, Ahearn E, Ostacher MJ, DeLisi LE, Smith EG, Ringer RJ, Ferguson R, Hoffman B, Kaufman JS, Paik JM, Conrad CH, Holmberg EF, Boney TY, Huang GD, Liang MH; Li+ plus Investigators. Lithium Treatment in the Prevention of Repeat Suicide-Related Outcomes in Veterans With Major Depression or Bipolar Disorder: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Psychiatry. 2021 Nov 17. doi: 10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2021.3170. Epub ahead of print.

Linsenmeyer K, Charness ME, O'Brien WJ, Strymish J, Doshi SJ, Ljaamo SK, Gupta K. Vaccination Status and the Detection of SARS-CoV-2 Infection in Health Care Personnel Under Surveillance in Long-term Residential Facilities. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Nov 1;4(11):e2134229. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.34229.

Linsenmeyer K, Gupta K, Charness ME. Effectiveness of Covid-19 Vaccines against the B.1.617.2 (Delta) Variant. N Engl J Med. 2021 Nov 10:10.1056/NEJMc2113090#sa2. doi: 10.1056/NEJMc2113090. Epub ahead of print.

McConeghy KW, Curyto K, Jedele J, Intrator O, Mohr DC, Wiechers IR, Karel MJ. Impact of an interdisciplinary intervention for distress behaviors in dementia on psychotropic drug use in Veterans Health Administration Community Living Centers: STAR-VA impact on psychotropic drug utilization. Geriatr Nurs. 2021 Nov 2;42(6):1533-1540. doi: 10.1016/j.gerinurse.2021.10.009. Epub ahead of print.

Mitra A, Ahsan H, Li W, Liu W, Kerns RD, Tsai J, Becker W, Smelson DA, Yu H. Risk Factors Associated With Nonfatal Opioid Overdose Leading to Intensive Care Unit Admission: A Cross-sectional Study. JMIR Med Inform. 2021 Nov 8;9(11):e32851. doi: 10.2196/32851.

Mohr DC, Swamy L, Wong ES, Mealer M, Moss M, Rinne ST. Critical Care Nurse Burnout in Veterans Health Administration: Relation to Clinician and Patient Outcomes. Am J Crit Care. 2021 Nov 1;30(6):435-442. doi: 10.4037/ajcc2021187.

Mongiardo MA, Robinson SA, Finer EB, Cruz Rivera PN, Goldstein RL, Moy ML. The Effect of a web-based physical activity intervention on COPD knowledge: A secondary cohort study. Respir Med. 2021 Nov 8;190:106677. doi: 10.1016/j.rmed.2021.106677. Epub ahead of print.

Robinson SA, Netherton D, Zocchi M, Purington C, Ash AS, Shimada SL. Differences in Secure Messaging, Self-management, and Glycemic Control Between Rural and Urban Patients: Secondary Data Analysis. JMIR Diabetes 2021;6(4):e32320. doi: 10.2196/32320.

Stosic MD, Blanch-Hartigan D, Aleksanyan T, Duenas J, Ruben MA. Empathy, friend or foe? Untangling the relationship between empathy and burnout in helping professions. J Soc Psychol. 2021 Nov 25:1-20. doi: 10.1080/00224545.2021.1991259. Epub ahead of print.

Sullivan MM, Lazowy EE, Roncarati JS, Koh HK, O'Connell JJ. Training Clinicians to Care for Patients Where They Are. AMA Journal of Ethics. 2021;23(11):E852-857. doi: 10.1001/amajethics.2021.852. 

Wagner TH, Lo J, Beilstein-Wedel E, Vanneman ME, Shwartz M, Rosen AK. Estimating the Cost of Surgical Care Purchased in the Community by the Veterans Health Administration. MDM Policy Pract. 2021 Nov 16;6(2):23814683211057902. doi: 10.1177/23814683211057902.

Wolfe HL, Boyer TL, Rodriguez KL, Klima GJ, Shipherd JC, Kauth MR, Blosnich JR.Exploring Research Engagement and Priorities of Transgender and Gender Diverse Veterans. Mil Med. 2021 Nov 13:usab460. doi: 10.1093/milmed/usab460. Epub ahead of print.

Yakovchenko V,McInnes DK, Petrakis BA, Gillespie C, Lipschitz JM,McCullough MB, Richardson L, Vetter B,Hogan TP.Implementing Automated Text Messaging for Patient Self-management in the Veterans Health Administration: Qualitative Study Applying the Nonadoption, Abandonment, Scale-up, Spread, and Sustainability Framework. JMIR Mhealth Uhealth. 2021 Nov 15;9(11):e31037. doi: 10.2196/31037.

October 2021

Apaydin EA, Mohr DC, Hamilton AB, Rose DE, Haskell S, Yano EM. Differences in Burnout and Intent to Leave Between Women's Health and General Primary Care Providers in the Veterans Health Administration. J Gen Intern Med. 2021 Oct 7. doi: 10.1007/s11606-021-07133-5.

Ertem Z, Schechter-Perkins EM, Oster E, van den Berg P, Epshtein I, Chaiyakunapruk N, Wilson FA, Perencevich E, Pettey WBP, Branch-Elliman W, Nelson RE. The impact of school opening model on SARS-CoV-2 community incidence and mortality. Nat Med. 2021 Oct 27. doi: 10.1038/s41591-021-01563-8. Epub ahead of print.

Frakt AB. Editor's desk: Improving author experience. Health Serv Res. 2021 Oct;56(5):745-746. doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.13856.

Gordon SH, Alger CL, Declercq ER, Garrido MM. The Association Between Continuity Of Marketplace Coverage During Pregnancy And Receipt Of Prenatal Care. Health Aff (Millwood). 2021 Oct;40(10):1618-1626. doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2021.00581.

Khanna A, Fix GM PhD, McCullough M PhD, Herbst A MPH, Li M, Miano D, Barker A MS, Wiener RS. Implementing Shared Decision-Making for Lung Cancer Screening across a Veterans Health Administration Hospital Network. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2021 Oct 22. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.202105-620SD. Epub ahead of print.

Koh KA, Roncarati JS, Racine MW, O'Connell JJ, Gaeta JM. Unsheltered vs. Sheltered Adults Experiencing Homelessness: Health Care Spending and Utilization. J Gen Intern Med. 2021 Oct 13. doi: 10.1007/s11606-021-07153-1. Epub ahead of print.

Stroupe KT, Martinez R, Hogan TP, Gordon EJ, Gonzalez B, Tarlov E, Silva A, Huo Z, Kale I, Ippolito D, Osteen C, Jordan N, French DD, Gordon H, Fischer MJ, Smith BM. Health Insurance Coverage Among Veterans Receiving Care From VA Health Care Facilities. Med Care Res Rev. 2021 Oct 8:10775587211048661. doi: 10.1177/10775587211048661. Epub ahead of print.

Valentine SE, Fuchs C, Carlson M, Elwy AR. Leveraging multistakeholder engagement to develop an implementation blueprint for a brief trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy in primary care. Psychol Trauma. 2021 Oct 18. doi: 10.1037/tra0001145. Epub ahead of print.

Vincent BM, Molling D, Escobar GJ, Hofer TP, Iwashyna TJ, Liu VX, Rosen AK, Ryan AM, Seelye S, Wiitala WL, Prescott HC. Hospital-specific Template Matching for Benchmarking Performance in a Diverse Multihospital System. Med Care. 2021 Oct 8. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001645. Epub ahead of print.

September 2021

Benfer N, Bardeen JR, Spitzer EG, Rogers TA. A network analysis of two conceptual approaches to the etiology of PTSD. J Anxiety Disord. 2021 Sep 10;84:102479. doi: 10.1016/j.janxdis.2021.102479. Epub ahead of print.

Bloeser K, McCarron KK, 
Merker VL, Hyde J, Bolton RE, Anastasides N, Petrakis BA, Helmer DA, Santos S, Litke D, Pigeon WR, McAndrew LM. "Because the country, it seems though, has turned their back on me": Experiences of institutional betrayal among veterans living with Gulf War Illness. Soc Sci Med. September 2021;284:114211. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2021.114211. 

Boska RL, Dunlap S, Kopacz M, Bishop TM, Harris JI. Understanding Moral Injury Morbidity: A Qualitative Study Examining Chaplain's Perspectives. J Relig Health. 2021 Sep 4:1-10. doi: 10.1007/s10943-021-01414-3. Epub ahead of print.

Chen J, Wijesundara JG, Patterson A, Cutrona SL, Aiello S, McManus DD, McKee MD, Wang B, Houston TK. Facilitators and barriers to post-discharge pain assessment and triage: a qualitative study of nurses' and patients' perspectives. BMC Health Serv Res. 2021 Sep 28;21(1):1021. doi: 10.1186/s12913-021-07031-w.

Elwy AR, Clayman ML, LoBrutto L, Miano D, Petrakis BA, Javier S, Erhardt T, Midboe AM, Carbonaro R, Jasuja GK, Maguire EM, Kyrish A, Asch SM, Gifford AL, McInnes DK. Vaccine Hesitancy as an Opportunity for Engagement: a Rapid Qualitative Study of Patients and Employees in the U.S. Veterans Affairs Healthcare System. Vaccine: X. 2021 Sep 22. 

Elwy AR, Maguire EM, Gallagher TH, Asch SM, Durfee JM, Martinello RA, Bokhour BG, Gifford AL, Taylor TJ, Wagner TH. Risk Communication After Health Care Exposures: An Experimental Vignette Survey With Patients. MDM Policy Pract. 2021 Sep 17;6(2):23814683211045659. doi: 10.1177/23814683211045659

Galovski TE, Werner KB, Weaver TL, Morris KL, Dondanville KA, Nanney J, Wamser-Nanney R, McGlinchey G, Fortier CB, Iverson KM. Massed cognitive processing therapy for posttraumatic stress disorder in women survivors of intimate partner violence. Psychol Trauma. 2021 Sep 2. doi: 10.1037/tra0001100. Epub ahead of print

Kinder D, Smith D, Ersek M, Wachterman M, Thorpe J, Davis D, Kutney-Lee A. Family reports of end-of-life care among veterans in home-based primary care: The role of hospice. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2021 Sep 29. doi: 10.1111/jgs.17486. Epub ahead of print.

Kyle MA, Frakt AB. Patient administrative burden in the US health care system. Health Serv Res. 2021 Sep 8. doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.13861. Epub ahead of print.

McCullough MB, Zogas A, Gillespie C, Kleinberg F, Reisman JI, Ndiwane N, Tran MH, Ourth HL, Morreale AP, Miller DR. Introducing clinical pharmacy specialists into interprofessional primary care teams: Assessing pharmacists' team integration and access to care for rural patients. Medicine (Baltimore). 2021 Sep 24;100(38):e26689. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000026689.

Moo LR, Schwartz AW. The Urgent Need for Rigorous Studies of Telehealth for Older Adults Who Are Homebound. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Sep 1;4(9):e2113451. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.13451.

Monach PA, Branch-Elliman W. Reconsidering 'minimal risk' to expand the repertoire of trials with waiver of informed consent for research. BMJ Open. 2021 Sep 14;11(9):e048534. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-048534.

Palmer JA
, Hilgeman M, Balboni T, Paasche-Orlow S, Sullivan JL. The spiritual experience of dementia from the health care provider perspective: Implications for intervention. Gerontologist. 2021 Sep 8:gnab134. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnab134. Epub ahead of print.

Mesfin N, Fischman A, Garcia MA, Johnson S, Parikh R, Wiener RS. Predictors to forgo resuscitative effort during Covid-19 critical illness at the height of the pandemic: A retrospective cohort study. Palliat Med. 2021 Sep 3:2692163211022622. doi: 10.1177/02692163211022622. Epub ahead of print.

Vranceanu AM, Bakhshaie J, Reichman M, Doorley J, Mace RA, Jacobs C, Harris M, Archer KR, Ring D, Elwy AR. Understanding barriers and facilitators to implementation of psychosocial care within orthopedic trauma centers: a qualitative study with multidisciplinary stakeholders from geographically diverse settings. Implement Sci Commun. 2021 Sep 15;2(1):102. doi: 10.1186/s43058-021-00208-8.

August 2021

Adjognon OL, Shin MH, Steffen MJA, Moye J, Solimeo S, Sullivan JL. Factors Affecting Primary Care Implementation for Older Veterans with multimorbidity in VA. Health Serv Res. 2021 Aug 6. doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.13859. Epub ahead of print.

Branch-Elliman W
, Monach PA. Not What Anyone Signed up for: Unnecessary and Insurmountable Barriers Encountered in Conducting Clinical Trials in COVID-19. Narrat Inq Bioeth. 2021;11(1):8-15. doi: 10.1353/nib.2021.0003.

Dipp Ramos R, O'Brien WJ, Gupta K, Itani KMF. Re-Infection after Explantation of Infected Hernia Mesh: Are the Same Micro-Organisms Involved? Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2021 Aug 12. doi: 10.1089/sur.2021.142. Epub ahead of print.

Dunlap, S. (2021) Put Yourself in My Combat Boots: Autoethnographic Reflections on Forms of Life as a Soldier and Veteran. Journal of Community Engagement and Scholarship. 13 (4). 81-94.

Earle W, Bonegio RGB, Smith DB, Branch-Elliman W. Plazomicin for the treatment of multidrug-resistant Klebsiella bacteraemia in a patient with underlying chronic kidney disease and acute renal failure requiring renal replacement therapy. BMJ Case Rep. 2021 Aug 19;14(8):e243609. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2021-243609.

Elwy AR, Maguire EM, McInnes DK, Fix GM. Creating Connections during COVID-19. Health Commun. 2021 Aug 26:1-8. doi: 10.1080/10410236.2021.1969836. Epub ahead of print.  

Evans CT, Fitzpatrick MA, Poggensee L, Gonzalez B, Gibson G, Jurasic MM, Echevarria K, McGregor JC, Cunningham F, Gellad WF, Suda KJ. Outpatient Prescribing of Antibiotics and Opioids by Veterans Health Administration Providers, 2015-2017. Am J Prev Med. 2021 Aug 7:S0749-3797(21)00321-4. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2021.05.009. Epub ahead of print.

Gonzalez R, Park A, Yakovchenko V, Rogal S, Chartier M, Morgan TR, Ross D. HCV Elimination in the US Department of Veterans Affairs. Clin Liver Dis (Hoboken). 2021 Aug 18;18(1):1-6. doi: 10.1002/cld.1150.

Harris AHS, Beilstein-Wedel EE, Rosen AK, Shwartz M, Wagner TH, Vanneman ME, Giori NJ. Comparing Complication Rates After Elective Total Knee Arthroplasty Delivered Or Purchased By The VA. Health Aff (Millwood). 2021 Aug;40(8):1312-1320. doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2020.01679.

Hartmann CW, Gillespie C, Sayre GG, Snow AL. De-Implementing and Sustaining an Intervention to Eliminate Nursing Home Resident Bed and Chair Alarms: Interviews on Leadership and Staff Perspectives. Implementation Science Communications. 2021 Aug 24;2(1):91. doi: 10.1186/s43058-021-00195-w.

Hashemi L, Zhang Q, Getahun D, Jasuja GK, McCracken C, Pisegna J, Roblin D, Silverberg MJ, Tangpricha V, Vupputuri S, Goodman M. Longitudinal Changes in Liver Enzyme Levels Among Transgender People Receiving Gender Affirming Hormone Therapy. J Sex Med. 2021 Aug 5:S1743-6095(21)00538-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jsxm.2021.06.011. Epub ahead of print.

Janal MN, Lobbezoo F, Quigley KS, Raphael KG. Stress-evoked muscle activity in women with and without chronic myofascial face pain. J Oral Rehabil. 2021 Aug 9. doi: 10.1111/joor.13238. Epub ahead of print.

Landes SJ, Pitcock JA, Harned MS, Connolly SL, Meyers LL, Oliver CM. Provider perspectives on delivering dialectical behavior therapy via telehealth during COVID-19 in the Department of Veterans Affairs. Psychol Serv. 2021 Aug 5. doi: 10.1037/ser0000571. Epub ahead of print.

Monach PA, Branch-Elliman W. Aspirin Dosing in Cardiovascular Disease. N Engl J Med. 2021 Aug 19;385(8):764. doi: 10.1056/NEJMc2110476.

O'Hanlon CE, Giannitrapani KF, Lindvall C, Gamboa RC, Canning M, Asch SM, Garrido MM; ImPACS Patient and Caregiver Panel, Walling AM, Lorenz KA, Bernstein E, Branstetter J, Bunch D, Carroll F, Guzman E, Krutz M, Maizel J, Moe J. Patient and Caregiver Prioritization of Palliative and End-of-Life Cancer Care Quality Measures. J Gen Intern Med. 2021 Aug 17. doi: 10.1007/s11606-021-07041-8. Epub ahead of print.

Quach ED, Kazis LE, Zhao S, Ni P, Clark VA, McDannold SE, Hartmann CW. Organizational readiness to change as a leverage point for improving safety: a national nursing home survey. BMC Health Serv Res. 2021 Aug 20;21(1):842. doi: 10.1186/s12913-021-06772-y.

Robinson SA, Cooper JA Jr, Goldstein RL, Polak M, Cruz Rivera PN, Gagnon DR, Samuelson A, Moore S, Kadri R, Richardson CR, Moy ML. A randomised trial of a web-based physical activity self-management intervention in COPD. ERJ Open Res. 2021 Aug 31;7(3):00158-2021. doi: 10.1183/23120541.00158-2021

Rotolo SM, Jain S, Dhaon S, Dokhanchi JK, Kalata E, Shah T, Mordell LJ, Clayman ML, Kenefake A, Zimmermann LJ, Bloomgarden E, Arora VM. A coordinated strategy to develop and distribute infographics addressing COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy and misinformation. J Am Pharm Assoc (2003). 2021 Aug 21:S1544-3191(21)00357-5. doi: 10.1016/j.japh.2021.08.016. Epub ahead of print.

Strombotne KL, Lum J, Ndugga NJ, Utech AE, Pizer SD, Frakt AB, Conlin PR. Effectiveness of a ketogenic diet and virtual coaching intervention for patients with diabetes: a difference-in-differences analysis. Diabetes Obes Metab. 2021 Aug 5. doi: 10.1111/dom.14515. Epub ahead of print.

Stroupe KT, Nazi K, Hogan TP, Poggensee L, Wakefield B, Martinez RN, Etingen B, Shimada S, Suda KJ, Huo Z, Cao L, Smith BM. Web-based patient portal use and medication overlap from VA and private-sector pharmacies among older veterans. J Manag Care Spec Pharm. 2021 Aug;27(8):983-994. doi: 10.18553/jmcp.2021.27.8.983. 

Wong ES, Done N, Zhao M, Woolley AB, Prentice JC, Mull HJ. Comparing total medical expenditure between patients receiving direct oral anticoagulants vs warfarin for the treatment of atrial fibrillation: evidence from VA-Medicare dual enrollees. J Manag Care Spec Pharm. 2021 Aug;27(8):1056-1066. doi: 10.18553/jmcp.2021.27.8.1056.

Xia W, Li M, Wang Y, Kazis LE, Berlo K, Melikechi N, Chiklis GR. Longitudinal analysis of antibody decay in convalescent COVID-19 patients. Sci Rep. 2021 Aug 18;11(1):16796. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-96171-4.

Zocchi MS, Robinson SA, Ash AS, Vimalananda VG, Wolfe HL, Hogan TP, Connolly SL, Stewart MT, Am L, Netherton D, Shimada SL. Patient portal engagement and diabetes management among new portal users in the Veterans Health Administration. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2021 Aug 2:ocab115. doi: 10.1093/jamia/ocab115. Epub ahead of print.

July 2021

Baughman AW, Triantafylidis LK, O'Neil N, Norstrom J, Okpara K, Ruopp MD, Linsky A, Schnipper J, Mixon AS, Simon SR. Improving Medication Reconciliation with Comprehensive Evaluation at a Veterans Affairs Skilled Nursing Facility. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2021 Jun 11:S1553-7250(21)00153-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jcjq.2021.06.001. Epub ahead of print.

Ertem Z, Schechter-Perkins E, Oster E, van den Berg P, Epshtein I, Chaiyakunapruk N, Wilson F, Perenchevich E, Pettey W, Branch-Elliman W, Nelson R. The Impact of School Opening Model on SARS-CoV-2 Community Incidence and Mortality: A Nationwide Cohort Study. Res Sq [Preprint]. 2021 Jul doi: 10.21203/

Hyde J, Bolton R, Kim B, Yakovchenko V, Petrakis BA, Visher C, McInnes K. "I've just never done that:" The influence of transitional anxiety on post-incarceration reentry and reintegration experiences among veterans. Health Soc Care Community. 2021 Jul 11. doi: 10.1111/hsc.13481. Epub ahead of print.

Jurasic MM, Gibson G, Orner MB, Wehler CJ, Jones JA. Validation of a Subjective Caries Risk Assessment Tool. J Dent. 2021 Jul 15:103748. doi: 10.1016/j.jdent.2021.103748. Epub ahead of print.  

Kohler RE, Roncarati JS, Aguiar A, Chatterjee P, Gaeta J, Viswanath K, Henry C. Trauma and cervical cancer screening among women experiencing homelessness: A call for trauma-informed care. Womens Health (Lond). 2021 Jan-Dec;17:17455065211029238. doi: 10.1177/17455065211029238. PMID: 34225506; PMCID: PMC8264729.

Mazzone PJ, Silvestri GA, Souter LH, Caverly TJ, Kanne JP, Katki HA, Wiener RS, Detterbeck FC. Screening for Lung Cancer: CHEST Guideline and Expert Panel Report. Chest. 2021 Jul 9:S0012-3692(21)01307-6. doi: 10.1016/j.chest.2021.06.063. Epub ahead of print.  

Merker VL,
Lessing AJ, Moss I, Hussey M, Oberlander B, Rose T, Thalheimer R, Wirtanen T, Wolters PL, Gross AM, Plotkin SR; REiNS International Collaboration. Enhancing Neurofibromatosis Clinical Trial Outcome Measures Through Patient Engagement: Lessons From REiNS. Neurology. 2021 Jul 6:10.1212/WNL.0000000000012430. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000012430. Epub ahead of print.

Moy ML, Daniel RA, Cruz Rivera PN, Mongiardo MA, Goldstein RL, Higgins DM, Salat DH. Co-occurrence of pain and dyspnea in Veterans with COPD: Relationship to functional status and a pilot study of neural correlates using structural and functional magnetic resonance imaging. PLoS One. 2021 Jul 15;16(7):e0254653. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0254653.

Nevedal AL, Reardon CM, Opra Widerquist MA, Jackson GL, Cutrona SL, White BS, Damschroder LJ. Rapid versus traditional qualitative analysis using the Consolidated Framework for Implementation Research (CFIR). Implement Sci. 2021 Jul 2;16(1):67. doi: 10.1186/s13012-021-01111-5

Núñez ER, Caverly TJ, Zhang S, Glickman ME, Qian SX, Boudreau JH, Slatore CG, Miller DR, Wiener RS. Adherence to Follow-up Testing Recommendations in US Veterans Screened for Lung Cancer, 2015-2019. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Jul 1;4(7):e2116233. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.16233

Ohl ME, Miller DR, Lund BC, Kobayashi T, Richardson Miell K, Beck BF, Alexander B, Crothers K, Vaughan Sarrazin MS. Association of Remdesivir Treatment With Survival and Length of Hospital Stay Among US Veterans Hospitalized With COVID-19. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Jul 1;4(7):e2114741. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.14741.

Pimentel CB, Clark V, Baughman AW, Berlowitz DR, Davila H, Mills WL, Mohr DC, Sullivan JL, Hartmann CW. Health Care Providers and the Public Reporting of Nursing Home Quality in the United States Department of Veterans Affairs: Protocol for a Mixed Methods Pilot Study. JMIR Res Protoc. 2021 Jul 21;10(7):e23516. doi: 10.2196/23516.

Raphaely RA, Mongiardo MA, Goldstein RL, Robinson SA, Wan ES, Moy ML. Pain in Veterans with COPD: relationship with physical activity and exercise capacity. BMC Pulm Med. 2021 Jul 15;21(1):238. doi: 10.1186/s12890-021-01601-8.

Thalheimer R, Merker VL, Ly I, Champlain A, Sawaya J, Askenazi NL, Herr HP, Wei Da JL, Jordan JT, Muzikansky A, Pearce EM, Sakamoto FH, Blakeley J, Anderson RR, Plotkin SR; REiNS International Collaboration. [REiNS] Validating Techniques for Measurement of Cutaneous Neurofibromas: Recommendations for Clinical Trials. Neurology. 2021 Jul 6:10.1212/WNL.0000000000012428. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000012428. Epub ahead of print.

Thompson HL, Blanton A, Franklin B, Merker VL, Franck KH, Welling DB; REiNS International Collaboration. REiNS: Patient Report of Hearing in Neurofibromatosis Type 2: Recommendations for Clinical Trials. Neurology. 2021 Jul 6:10.1212/WNL.0000000000012424. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000012424. Epub ahead of print.

Vimalananda VG, Wormwood JB, Qian S, Meterko M, Sitter KE, Fincke BG. The Effect of Clinicians' Personal Acquaintance on Specialty Care Coordination as the Sharing of an EHR Increases. J Ambul Care Manage. 2021 Jul-Sep 01;44(3):227-236. doi: 10.1097/JAC.0000000000000381.

Wolters PL, Vranceanu AM, Thompson HL, Martin S, Merker VL, Baldwin A, Barnett C, Koetsier KS, Hingtgen CM, Funes CJ, Tonsgard JH, Schorry EK, Allen T, Smith T, Franklin B, Reeve S; REiNS International Collaboration. [REiNS] Current Recommendations for Patient-Reported Outcome Measures Assessing Domains of Quality of Life in Neurofibromatosis Clinical Trials. Neurology. 2021 Jul 6:10.1212/WNL.0000000000012421. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0000000000012421. Epub ahead of print.

June 2021

Anderson, E., Rinne, S.T., Orlander, J.D., Cutrona, S.L., Strymish, J.L., & Vimalananda, V.G. (2021). Electronic Consultations and Economies of Scale: A Qualitative Study of Clinician Perspectives on Scaling up E-Consult Delivery. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association.

Anderson E, Vimalananda VG, Orlander JD,Cutrona SL, Strymish JL,Bokhour BG, Rinne ST.Implications of Electronic Consultations for Clinician Communication and Relationships: A Qualitative Study. Med Care. 2021 Jun 11. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001575. Epub ahead of print.

Damschroder LJ, Knighton AJ, Griese E, Greene SM, Lozano P, Kilbourne AM, Buist DSM, Crotty K, Elwy AR,Fleisher LA, Gonzales R, Huebschmann AG, Limper HM, Ramalingam NS, Wilemon K, Ho PM, Helfrichfcr CD.Recommendations for strengthening the role of embedded researchers to accelerate implementation in health systems: Findings from a state-of-the-art (SOTA) conference workgroup. Healthc (Amst). 2021 Jun;8 Suppl 1(Suppl 1):100455. doi: 10.1016/j.hjdsi.2020.100455.

Davila H
, Rosen AK, Beilstein-Wedel E,Shwartz M, Chatelain L Jr, Gurewich D.Rural Veterans' Experiences With Outpatient Care in the Veterans Health Administration Versus Community Care. Med Care. 2021 Jun 1;59(Suppl 3):S286-S291. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001552.

Elwy AR, Maguire EM, McCullough M, George J, Bokhour BG, Durfee JM, Martinello RA, Wagner TH, Asch SM, Gifford AL, Gallagher TH, Walker Y, Sharpe VA, Geppert C, Holodniy M, West G. From implementation to sustainment: A large-scale adverse event disclosure support program generated through embedded research in the Veterans Health Administration. Healthc (Amst). 2021 Jun;8 Suppl 1:100496. doi: 10.1016/j.hjdsi.2020.100496. Epub 2021 Jun 23.

Garvin LA, Pugatch M, Gurewich D, Pendergast JN, Miller CJ
.Interorganizational Care Coordination of Rural Veterans by Veterans Affairs and Community Care Programs: A Systematic Review. Med Care. 2021 Jun 1;59(Suppl 3):S259-S269. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001542.

Gately ME, Tickle-Degnen L, McLaren JE, Ward N, Ladin K,Moo LR.Factors Influencing Barriers and Facilitators to In-home Video Telehealth for Dementia Management. Clin Gerontol. 2021 Jun 6:1-14. doi: 10.1080/07317115.2021.1930316. Epub ahead of print.

Gordon SH,Beilstein-Wedel E, Rosen AK, Zheng T, Kelley AT, Cook J, Zahakos SS, Wagner TH, Vanneman ME.County-level Predictors of Growth in Community-based Primary Care Use Among Veterans. Med Care. 2021 Jun 1;59(Suppl 3):S301-S306. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001555.

Graham LA, Hawn MT, Dasinger EA, Baker SJ, Oriel BS, Wahl TS, Richman JS, Copeland LA,Itani KMF, Burns EA, Whittle J, Morris MS.Psychosocial Determinants of Readmission After Surgery. Med Care. 2021 Jun 21. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001600. Epub ahead of print.

Gupta K, O'Brien WJ, Bellino P, Linsenmeyer K, Doshi SJ, Sprague RS, Charness ME.Incidence of SARS-CoV-2 Infection in Health Care Workers After a Single Dose of mRNA-1273 Vaccine.JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Jun 1;4(6):e2116416. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.16416.

Gurewich D, Shwartz M, Beilstein-Wedel E, Davila H, Rosen AK
.Did Access to Care Improve Since Passage of the Veterans Choice Act?: Differences Between Rural and Urban Veterans. Med Care. 2021 Jun 1;59(Suppl 3):S270-S278. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001490.

Hartmann CW, Engle RL, Pimentel CB, Mills WL, Clark VA,Keleher VC, Nash P, Ott C, Roland T, Sloup S, Frank B, Brady C, Snow AL.Virtual external implementation facilitation: successful methods for remotely engaging groups in quality improvement. Implement Sci Commun. 2021 Jun 22;2(1):66. doi: 10.1186/s43058-021-00168-z. PMID: 34158115.

Iverson KM
, Danitz SB, Driscoll M, Vogt D, Hamilton AB, Gerber MR, Wiltsey Stirman S, Shayani DR, Suvak MK, Dichter ME.Recovering from intimate partner violence through Strengths and Empowerment (RISE): Development, pilot testing, and refinement of a patient-centered brief counseling intervention for women. Psychol Serv. 2021 Jun 10. doi: 10.1037/ser0000544. Epub ahead of print.

Janeway MG, Sanchez SE,Rosen AK, Patts G, Allee LC, Lasser KE, Dechert TA.Disparities in Utilization of Ambulatory Cholecystectomy: Results From Three States. J Surg Res. 2021 Jun 1;266:373-382. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2021.03.052. Epub ahead of print.

Lui JK, Sangani RA, Chen CA, Bujor AM, Trojanowski MA, Gopal DM, LaValley MP,Wiener RS, Klings ES.The Prognostic Value of Cardiac Axis Deviation in Systemic Sclerosis-related Pulmonary Hypertension. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2021 Jun 3. doi: 10.1002/acr.24724. Epub ahead of print.

Macia KS, Blonigen DM, Shaffer PM, Cloitre M,Smelson DA.Trauma-related differences in socio-emotional functioning predict housing and employment outcomes in homeless veterans. Soc Sci Med. 2021 Jun 2;281:114096. doi: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2021.114096. Epub ahead of print.

Mattocks KM, Cunningham KJ, Greenstone C, Atkins D,Rosen AK, Upton M.Innovations in Community Care Programs, Policies, and Research. Med Care. 2021 Jun 1;59(Suppl 3):S229-S231. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001550.

Mattocks KM, Kroll-Desrosiers A, Kinney R,Elwy AR, Cunningham KJ, Mengeling MA.Understanding VA's Use of and Relationships With Community Care Providers Under the MISSION Act. Med Care. 2021 Jun 1;59(Suppl 3):S252-S258. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001545.

McInnes DK, Troszak LK,Fincke BG, Shwartz M, Midboe AM,Gifford AL, Dunlap S, Byrne T.Is the Availability of Direct-Acting Antivirals Associated with Increased Access to Hepatitis C Treatment for Homeless and Unstably Housed Veterans?J Gen Intern Med. 2021 Jun 25. doi: 10.1007/s11606-021-06933-z. Epub ahead of print.

Meier J, Stevens A, Berger M,Hogan TP, Reisch J, Cullum CM, Lee SC, Skinner CS, Zeh H, Brown CJ, Balentine CJ.Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Access to Local Anesthesia for Inguinal Hernia Repair. J Surg Res. 2021 Jun 1;266:366-372. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2021.04.026. Epub ahead of print.

Mengeling MA, Mattocks KM, Hynes DM, Vanneman ME, Matthews KL,Rosen AK.Partnership Forum: The Role of Research in the Transformation of Veterans Affairs Community Care. Med Care. 2021 Jun 1;59(Suppl 3):S232-S241. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001488.

Moo LR, Martinez E, Padala K, Dunay MA, Scali RR, Chen S, Thielke SM.Unexpected Findings During Double-blind Discontinuation of Acetylcholinesterase Inhibitor Medications.Clin Ther. 2021 Jun 12:S0149-2918(21)00225-3. doi: 10.1016/j.clinthera.2021.05.010. Epub ahead of print.

Pettey WBP, Wagner TH,Rosen AK, Beilstein-Wedel E, Shwartz M,Vanneman ME. Comparing Driving Miles for Department of Veterans Affairs-delivered Versus Department of Veterans Affairs-purchased Cataract Surgery. Med Care. 2021 Jun 1;59(Suppl 3):S307-S313. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001491.

Prentice JC,Mohr DC, Zhang L, Li D, Legler A, Nelson RE, Conlin PR.Increased Hemoglobin A1c Time in Range Reduces Adverse Health Outcomes in Older Adults With Diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2021 Jun 14:dc210292. doi: 10.2337/dc21-0292. Epub ahead of print.

Rubin A, Livingston NA, Brady J, Hocking E, Bickmore T, Sawdy M,Kressin N, Saitz R, Simon S.Computerized Relational Agent to Deliver Alcohol Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment in Primary Care: a Randomized Clinical Trial. J Gen Intern Med. 2021 Jun 18. doi: 10.1007/s11606-021-06945-9. Epub ahead of print.

Strong JV, Plys E, Hinrichs KLM, Hartmann CW, McCullough M.Music for your mental health? The development and evaluation of a group mental health intervention in subacute rehabilitation. Aging Ment Health. 2021 Jun 14:1-8. doi: 10.1080/13607863.2021.1935463. Epub ahead of print.

Vashi AA, Orvek EA, Tuepker A, Jackson GL, Amrhein A, Cole B, Asch SM,Gifford AL,Lindquist J, Marshall NJ, Newell S, Smigelsky MA, White BS, White LK,Cutrona SL.The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Innovators Network: Evaluation design, methods and lessons learned through an embedded research approach. Healthc (Amst). 2021 Jun;8 Suppl 1(Suppl 1):100477. doi: 10.1016/j.hjdsi.2020.100477. Epub 2021 Jun 23.

Zogas, A. "We have no magic bullet": diagnostic ideals in veterans' mild traumatic brain injury evaluations. Patient Education and Counseling. Available online 5 June 2021 doi: 10.1016/j.pec.2021.06.002

May 2021

Connolly SL, Kuhn E, Possemato K, Torous J. Digital Clinics and Mobile Technology Implementation for Mental Health Care. Curr Psychiatry Rep. 2021 May 7;23(7):38. doi: 10.1007/s11920-021-01254-8.

Garvin LA, Hu J, Slightam C, McInnes DK, Zulman DM. Use of Video Telehealth Tablets to Increase Access for Veterans Experiencing Homelessness. J Gen Intern Med. 2021 May 23:1–9. doi: 10.1007/s11606-021-06900-8. Epub ahead of print.

Kaitz JE, Steinhilber KM, Harris JI. Influence of Provider Gender on Mental Health Stigma. Community Ment Health J. 2021 May 29. doi: 10.1007/s10597-021-00849-y. Epub ahead of print.

Koh KA, Roncarati JS, O'Connell JJ. A Clinical Approach to Preventing Death on the Streets. JAMA Intern Med. 2021 May 28. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.2402. Epub ahead of print.

Martinez RN, Smith BM, Etingen B, Houston TK, Shimada SL, Amante DJ, Patterson A, Richardson LM, Vandenberg G, Cutrona SL, Quintiliani LM, Frisbee KL, Hogan TP. Health-Related Goal Setting and Achievement Among Veterans with High Technology Adoption. J Gen Intern Med. 2021 May 7. doi: 10.1007/s11606-021-06779-5. Epub ahead of print.

Meier J, Berger M, Hogan TP, Reisch J, Cullum CM, Lee SC, Skinner CS, Zeh H, Brown CJ, Balentine CJ. Local Anesthesia is Associated with Fewer Complications in Umbilical Hernia Repair in Frail Veterans. J Surg Res. 2021 May 11;266:88-95. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2021.04.006. Epub ahead of print.

Miller CJ, Sullivan JL, Harvey KLL, Williamson AK, Stadnick NA. Promoting high-functioning mental health treatment teams in the context of low staffing ratios. Health Care Manage Rev. 2021 May 27. doi: 10.1097/HMR.0000000000000312. Epub ahead of print.

Nelson RE, Montgomery AE, Suo Y, Cook J, Pettey W, Gundlapalli A, Greene T, Evans W, Gelberg L, Kertesz SG, Tsai J, Byrne TH. Temporary Financial Assistance Decreased Health Care Costs For Veterans Experiencing Housing Instability. Health Aff (Millwood). 2021 May;40(5):820-828. doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2020.01796.

Shafer PR, Garrido MM, Pearson E, Palani S, Woodruff A, Lyn AM, Williams KM, Kirsh SR, Pizer SD. Design and implementation of a cluster randomized trial measuring benefits of medical scribes in the VA. Contemp Clin Trials. 2021 May 25;106:106455. doi: 10.1016/j.cct.2021.106455. Epub ahead of print.

Simmons M, Kim B, Hyde J, Lemon TL, Scharer KE, McInnes DK. Protecting the Public's Health Through Successful Reentry for Sex Offender After Incarceration. J Interpers Violence. 2021 May 26:8862605211016344. doi: 10.1177/08862605211016344. Epub ahead of print.

Woodhead EL, Brief D, Below M, Timko C. Health outcomes among detoxification patients: The role of chronic pain. Appl Psychol Health Well Being. 2021 May 4. doi: 10.1111/aphw.12279. Epub ahead of print.

Zimmerman KM, Linsky AM. A narrative review of updates in deprescribing research. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2021 May 15. doi: 10.1111/jgs.17273. Epub ahead of print.

April 2021

Adjognon OL, Brady JE, Gerber MR, Dichter ME, Grillo AR, Hamilton AB, Stirman SW, Iverson KM. Getting Routine Intimate Partner Violence Screening Right: Implementation Strategies Used in Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Primary Care. J Am Board Fam Med. 2021 Mar-Apr;34(2):346-356. doi: 10.3122/jabfm.2021.02.200311.

Anderson, E., Mohr, D., Regenbogen, I., Swamy, L., Smith, E.G., Mourra, S., Rinne, S.T. Influence of organizational climate and clinician morale on seclusion and physical restraint use in inpatient psychiatric units. Journal of Patient Safety. April 16, 2021. Online Ahead of Print. 

Asundi A, Resnik J, Benedict P, Shin M, Elwy AR, Branch-Elliman W. How are emerging data translated into clinical practice? A mixed-methods investigation of COVID-19 institutional treatment protocols. Open Forum of Infectious Diseases, April 2021; 8(4). doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofab072

Bokhour BG, Bolton RE,
Asch SM, Dvorin K, Fix GM, Gifford AL, Hyde JK, McInnes DK, Parker VA, Richardson K, Skolnik AA, Vaughan-Sarrazin MS, Wu J, Ohl ME. How Should We Organize Care for Patients With Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Comorbidities? A Multisite Qualitative Study of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Care in the United States Department of Veterans Affairs. Med Care. 2021 Apr 23. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001563.

Branch-Elliman W, Schechter-Perkins EM, Jack RS, van den Berg P, Epshtein I, Nelson R, Oster E. Reply to authors. Clin Infect Dis. 2021 Apr 25:ciab354. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciab354. Epub ahead of print.

Branch-Elliman W, Sturgeon D,
Karchmer AW, Mull HJ. (2021). Association Between Diabetic Foot Infection Wound Culture Positivity and 1-Year Admission for Invasive Infection: A Multi-Center Cohort Study, Open Forum Infec Dis. 4/1/2021

Byrne TH, Roncarati JS, Miller DP
. Predictors of Nursing Home Admission among A Cohort of Homeless Older Adults Entering Emergency Shelter. Medical Care: April 2021; 59(p S212-S219) doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001500.

Derington CG, Cohen JB, Mohanty AF, Greene TH, Cook J, Ying J, Wei G, Herrick JS, Stevens VW, Jones BE, Wang L, Zheutlin AR, South AM, Hanff TC, Smith SM, Cooper-DeHoff RM, King JB, Alexander GC, Berlowitz DR, Ahmad FS, Penrod MJ, Hess R, Conroy MB, Fang JC, Rubin MA, Beddhu S, Cheung AK, Xian W, Weintraub WS, Bress AP. Angiotensin II receptor blocker or angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor use and COVID-19-related outcomes among US Veterans. PLoS One. 2021 Apr 23;16(4):e0248080. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0248080.

Faro JM, Mattocks KM, Mourao D, Nagawa CS, Lemon SC, Wang B, Cutrona SL, Sadasivam RS. Experiences and perceptions of referrals to a community-based physical activity program for cancer survivors: a qualitative exploration. BMC Health Serv Res. 2021 Apr 17;21(1):358. doi: 10.1186/s12913-021-06365-9.

Gately ME, Tickle-Degnen L, Voydetich DJ, Ward N, Ladin K, Moo LR. Video Telehealth Occupational Therapy Services for Older Veterans: National Survey Study. JMIR Rehabil Assist Technol. 2021 Apr 27;8(2):e24299. doi: 10.2196/24299.

Gillmeyer KR, Miller DR, Glickman ME, Qian SX, Klings ES, Maron BA, Hanlon JT, Rinne ST, Wiener RS. Outcomes of pulmonary vasodilator use in Veterans with pulmonary hypertension associated with left heart disease and lung disease. Pulm Circ. 2021 Apr 1;11(2):20458940211001714. doi: 10.1177/20458940211001714.

Goff SL, Gurewich D, Alcusky M, Kachoria AG, Nicholson J, Himmelstein J. Barriers and Facilitators to Implementation of Value-Based Care Models in New Medicaid Accountable Care Organizations in Massachusetts: A Study Protocol. Front Public Health. 2021 Apr 6;9:645665. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2021.645665

Holliday R, Liu S, Brenner LA, Monteith LL, Cappelletti MM, Blosnich JR, Brostow DP, Gelberg L, Hooshyar D, Koget J, McInnes DK, Montgomery AE, O'Brien R, Rosenheck RA, Strickland S, Workman GM, Tsai J. Preventing Suicide Among Homeless Veterans: A Consensus Statement by the Veterans Affairs Suicide Prevention Among Veterans Experiencing Homelessness Workgroup. Med Care. 2021 Apr 1;59(Suppl 2):S103-S105. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001399.

Jasuja GK
, Bettano A, Smelson D, Bernson D, Rose AJ, Byrne T, Berlowitz DR, McCullough MB, Miller DR. Homelessness and Veteran Status in Relation to Nonfatal and Fatal Opioid Overdose in Massachusetts. Med Care. 2021 Apr 1;59(Suppl 2):S165-S169. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001437.

Miller CJ, Barnett ML, Baumann AA, Gutner CA, Wiltsey-Stirman S. The FRAME-IS: a framework for documenting modifications to implementation strategies in healthcare. Implement Sci. 2021 Apr 7;16(1):36. doi: 10.1186/s13012-021-01105-3.

Nagawa CS, Faro JM, Menon AJ, Ito Fukunaga M, Williams JH, Mourao D, Emidio OM, Davis M, Pbert L, Cutrona SL, Houston TK, Sadasivam RS. Written Advice Given by African American Smokers to Their Peers: Qualitative Study of Motivational Messages. JMIR Form Res. 2021 Apr 30;5(4):e21481. doi: 10.2196/21481.

Nunez ER, Johnson SW, Qian SX, Powell WR, Walkey AJ, Wiener RS, Rinne ST. Patterns of Pulmonary Consultation for Veterans with Incident COPD. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2021 Apr 1. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.202008-1075RL. Epub ahead of print.

Pittman JOE, Lindamer L, Afari N, Depp C, Villodas M, Hamilton A, Kim B, Mor MK, Almklov E, Gault J, Rabin B. Implementing eScreening for suicide prevention in VA post-9/11 transition programs using a stepped-wedge, mixed-method, hybrid type-II implementation trial: a study protocol. Implement Sci Commun. 2021 Apr 29;2(1):46. doi: 10.1186/s43058-021-00142-9.

Roncarati JS, Byrne TH, McInnes DK. Invited Commentary: Data sources that enumerate people experiencing homelessness in the United States: Opportunities and challenges for epidemiological research. Am J Epidemiol. 2021 Apr 16:kwab104. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwab104. Epub ahead of print.

Roncarati JS
, Tiemeier H, Tachick R, VanderWeele TJ, O'Connell JJ. Housing Boston's Chronically Homeless Unsheltered Adults: 14 years later. Medical Care: April 2021; 59(p S170-S174) doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001409

Snow AL, Loup J, Morgan RO, Richards K, Parmelee PA, Baier RR, McCreedy E, Frank B, Brady C, Fry L, McCullough M, Hartmann CW. Enhancing sleep quality for nursing home residents with dementia: a pragmatic randomized controlled trial of an evidence-based frontline huddling program. BMC Geriatr. 2021 Apr 27;21(1):281. doi: 10.1186/s12877-021-02189-8.

Vranceanu AM, Bakhshaie J, Reichman M, Doorley J, Elwy AR, Jacobs C, Chen N, Esposito J, Laverty D, Matuszewski PE, Fatehi A, Bowers LC, Harris M, Ring D. A Live Video Program to Prevent Chronic Pain and Disability in At-Risk Adults With Acute Orthopedic Injuries (Toolkit for Optimal Recovery): Protocol for a Multisite Feasibility Study. JMIR Res Protoc. 2021 Apr 28;10(4):e28155. doi: 10.2196/28155.

Wolfe HL, Reisman JI, Yoon S, Blosnich JR, Shipherd JC, Vimalananda VG, Rao SR, Hashemi L, Berlowitz D, Goodman M, Livingston NA, Reece SG, Jasuja GKValidating Data-driven Methods to Identify Transgender Individuals in the Veterans Affairs. Am J Epidemiol. 2021 Apr 12:kwab102. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwab102. Epub ahead of print.

Zogas A, Gillespie C, Kleinberg F, Reisman JI, Ndiwane N, Tran MH, Ourth HL, Morreale AP, Miller DR, McCullough MB. Clinical Pharmacist Integration Into Veterans' Primary Care: Team Members Perspectives. J Am Board Fam Med. 2021 Mar-Apr;34(2):320-327. doi: 10.3122/jabfm.2021.02.200328.

March 2021

Abadi MH, Barker AM, Rao SR, Orner M, Rychener D, Bokhour BG. Examining the Impact of a Peer-Led Group Program for Veteran Engagement and Well-Being. J Altern Complement Med. 2021 Mar;27(S1):S37-S44. doi: 10.1089/acm.2020.0124.

Bauer MS, Stolzmann K, Miller CJ, Kim B, Connolly SL, Lew R
. Implementing the Collaborative Chronic Care Model in Mental Health Clinics: Achieving and Sustaining Clinical Effects. Psychiatr Serv. 2021 Mar 18:appips202000117. doi: 10.1176/ Epub ahead of print.

Blok AC, Anderson E, Swamy L, Mohr DC. Comparing Nurse Leader and Manager Perceptions of and Strategies for Nurse Engagement; A Qualitative Analysis. J Nurs Manag. 2021 Mar 8. doi: 10.1111/jonm.13301.

Bolton RE, Bokhour BG, Dvorin K, Wu J, Elwy AR, Charns M, Taylor SL. Garnering Support for Complementary and Integrative Health Implementation: A Qualitative Study of VA Healthcare Organization Leaders. J Altern Complement Med. 2021 Mar;27(S1):S81-S88. doi: 10.1089/acm.2020.0383.

Caniff KE, Young LR, Truong S, Gibson G, Jurasic MM, Poggensee L, Fitzpatrick MA, Evans CT, Suda KJ. Postextraction infection and antibiotic prescribing among veterans receiving dental extractions. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2021 Mar 2:1-6. doi: 10.1017/ice.2021.15. Epub ahead of print.

Carlsen DB, Durkin MJ, Gibson G, Jurasic MM, Patel U, Poggensee L, Fitzpatrick MA, Echevarria K, McGregor J, Evans CT, Suda KJ. Concordance of antibiotic prescribing with the American Dental Association acute oral infection guidelines within Veterans' Affairs (VA) dentistry. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2021 Mar 2:1-9. doi: 10.1017/ice.2021.16. Epub ahead of print.  

Davila H, Johnson DR. Maximizing Well-Being in the Context of Long-Term Services and Supports: A Q Methodological Approach. Clin Gerontol. 2021 Mar 23:1-12. doi: 10.1080/07317115.2021.1899092. Epub ahead of print.

Fix GM, Linsky AM. Leveraging patient-centered approaches to discuss firearm storage safety. J Gen Intern Med. 2021 Mar 31. doi: 10.1007/s11606-021-06716-6. Epub ahead of print.  

Gurwitz JH, Kapoor A, Garber L, Mazor KM, Wagner J, Cutrona SL, Singh S, Kanaan AO, Donovan JL, Crawford S, Anzuoni K, Konola TJ, Zhou Y, Field TS. Effect of a Multifaceted Clinical Pharmacist Intervention on Medication Safety After Hospitalization in Persons Prescribed High-risk Medications: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Intern Med. 2021 Mar 1. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.9285. Epub ahead of print.

Hoemann K, Khan Z, Kamona N, Dy J, Barrett LF, Quigley KS. Investigating the relationship between emotional granularity and cardiorespiratory physiological activity in daily life. Psychophysiology. 2021 Mar 25:e13818. doi: 10.1111/psyp.13818. Epub ahead of print.  

Hwang U, Dresden SM, Vargas-Torres C, Kang R, Garrido MM, Loo G, Sze J, Cruz D, Richardson LD, Adams J, Aldeen A, Baumlin KM, Courtney DM, Gravenor S, Grudzen CR, Nimo G, Zhu CW; Geriatric Emergency Department Innovations in Care Through Workforce, Informatics, and Structural Enhancement (GEDI WISE) Investigators. Association of a Geriatric Emergency Department Innovation Program With Cost Outcomes Among Medicare Beneficiaries. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Mar 1;4(3):e2037334. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.37334.

Ito Fukunaga M, Wiener RS, Slatore CG. The 2021 US Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation on Lung Cancer Screening: The More Things Stay the Same.... JAMA Oncol. 2021 Mar 9. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2020.8376. Epub ahead of print.

Li M, Wang Y, Ndiwane N, Orner MB, Palacios N, Mittler B, Berlowitz D, Kazis LE, Xia W. The association of COVID-19 occurrence and severity with the use of angiotensin converting enzyme inhibitors or angiotensin-II receptor blockers in patients with hypertension. PLoS One. 2021 Mar 18;16(3):e0248652. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0248652.

Lin MY, Hanchate AD, Frakt AB, Burgess JF Jr, Carey K. Do accountable care organizations differ according to physician-hospital integration?: A retrospective observational study. Medicine (Baltimore). 2021 Mar 26;100(12):e25231. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000025231.

Mackie TI, Schaefer AJ, Hyde JK, Leslie LK, Bosk EA, Fishman B, Sheldrick RC. The decision sampling framework: a methodological approach to investigate evidence use in policy and programmatic innovation. Implement Sci. 2021 Mar 11;16(1):24. doi: 10.1186/s13012-021-01084-5.  

Mattocks KM, Elwy AR, Yano EM, Giovannelli J, Adelberg M, Mengeling MA, Cunningham KJ, Matthews KL. Developing network adequacy standards for VA Community Care. Health Serv Res. 2021 Mar 29. doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.13651. Epub ahead of print.  

Peracca SB, Fonseca A, Hines A, King HA, Grenga AM, Jackson GL, Whited JD, Chapman JG, Lamkin R, Mohr DC, Gifford A, Weinstock MA, Oh DH. Implementation of Mobile Teledermatology: Challenges and Opportunities. Telemed J E Health. 2021 Mar 1. doi: 10.1089/tmj.2020.0500. Epub ahead of print.

Perry NS, Elwy AR. The Role of Implementation Science in Reducing Sexual and Gender Minority Mental Health Disparities. LGBT Health. 2021 Mar 2. doi: 10.1089/lgbt.2020.0379. Epub ahead of print.

Ruderman MA, Kim B, Stolzmann K, Connolly S, Miller CJ, Bauer MS. Time course and heterogeneity of treatment effect of the collaborative chronic care model on psychiatric hospitalization rates: A survival analysis using routinely collected electronic medical records. PLoS One. 2021 Mar 25;16(3):e0249007. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0249007.

Sullivan JL, Kim B, Miller CJ, Elwy AR, Drummond KL, Connolly SL, Riendeau RP, Bauer MS. Collaborative chronic care model implementation within outpatient behavioral health care teams: qualitative results from a multisite trial using implementation facilitation. Implement Sci Commun. 2021 Mar 24;2(1):33. doi: 10.1186/s43058-021-00133-w.

Taylor SL, Dusek JA, Elwy AR. Moving Integrative Health Research from Effectiveness to Widespread Dissemination. J Altern Complement Med. 2021 Mar;27(S1):S1-S6. doi: 10.1089/acm.2021.0080

van den Berg P, Schechter-Perkins EM, Jack RS, Epshtein I, Nelson R, Oster E, Branch-Elliman W. Effectiveness of three versus six feet of physical distancing for controlling spread of COVID-19 among primary and secondary students and staff: A retrospective, state-wide cohort study. Clin Infect Dis. 2021 Mar 10:ciab230. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciab230. Epub ahead of print.  

Wiener RS, Kim SYI, Fried TR, Cohen J, Foglia MB, Lehmann LS, Linsky AM. Early Changes in Rates of Documented Goals-of-Care Conversations in the Veterans Health Administration During the COVID-19 Pandemic. J Gen Intern Med. 2021 Mar 9:1–4. doi: 10.1007/s11606-021-06652-5. Epub ahead of print.

Yoon SS, Wong DH, Reisman JI, Wormwood JB, Vimalananda VG. Impact of electronic consultation (e-consult) on timeliness and guideline concordance of workups leading to thyroid nodule fine-needle aspiration biopsy. Endocr Pract. 2021 Mar 22:S1530-891X(21)00103-8. doi: 10.1016/j.eprac.2021.03.008. Epub ahead of print.

February 2021

Anderson, E., Solch, A. K., Fincke, B. G.,
Meterko, M., Wormwood, J. B., Vimalananda, V. G. Concerns of Primary Care Clinicians Practicing in an Integrated Health System: A Qualitative Study. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2020 Nov;35(11):3218-3226.    

Bovin MJ, Kimerling R, Weathers FW, Prins A, Marx BP, Post EP, Schnurr PP. Diagnostic Accuracy and Acceptability of the Primary Care Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Screen for the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (Fifth Edition) Among US Veterans. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Feb 1;4(2):e2036733. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.36733  

Boyer TL, Youk AO, Haas AP, Brown GR, Shipherd JC, Kauth MR, Jasuja GK, Blosnich JR. Suicide, Homicide, and All-Cause Mortality Among Transgender and Cisgender Patients in the Veterans Health Administration. LGBT Health. 2021 Feb 5. doi: 10.1089/lgbt.2020.0235. Epub ahead of print.

Charns MP. Limitations to National Policy and Financial Incentives: The Role of Organizational Dynamics. Med Care. 2021 Feb 3. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001516. Epub ahead of print.

Fix GM, Dryden EM, Boudreau J, Kressin NR, Gifford AL, Bokhour BG. The temporal nature of social context: Insights from the daily lives of patients with HIV. PLoS One. 2021 Feb 11;16(2):e0246534. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0246534.

Gibson CJ, Li Y, Jasuja GK, Self KJ, Seal KH, Byers AL. Menopausal Hormone Therapy and Suicide in a National Sample of Midlife and Older Women Veterans. Med Care. 2021 Feb 1;59:S70-S76. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001433.

Hughto JMW, Quinn EK, Dunbar MS, Rose AJ, Shireman TI, Jasuja GK. Prevalence and Co-occurrence of Alcohol, Nicotine, and Other Substance Use Disorder Diagnoses Among US Transgender and Cisgender Adults. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Feb 1;4(2):e2036512. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.36512.

Kemp K, Pederson CA, Webb M, Williamson S, Elwy AR, Spirito A. Feasibility and acceptability of a brief suicide intervention for youth involved with the family court. Behav Sci Law. 2021 Feb 10. doi: 10.1002/bsl.2498. Epub ahead of print.

Nelson RE, Byrne TH, Suo Y, Cook J, Pettey W, Gundlapalli AV, Greene T, Gelberg L, Kertesz SG, Tsai J, Montgomery AE. Association of Temporary Financial Assistance With Housing Stability Among US Veterans in the Supportive Services for Veteran Families Program. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Feb 1;4(2):e2037047. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.37047.

Ney JP, Gururangan K, Parvizi J. Modeling the Economic Value of Ceribell Rapid Response EEG in the Inpatient Hospital Setting. J Med Econ. 2021 Feb 9:1. doi: 10.1080/13696998.2021.1887877. Epub ahead of print.

Ney JP, Robinson SA, Richardson CR, & Moy ML (2021). Can Technology-based Physical Activity Programs for COPD be Cost-effective? Telemedicine and e-Health.

O'Shea AMJ, Batten A, Hu EY, Augustine MR, Hogan TP, Kaboli PJ. Association of Secure Messaging with Primary Care In-Person and Telephone Visits Among Veterans: a Matched Difference-in-Difference Analysis. J Gen Intern Med. 2021 Feb 2. doi: 10.1007/s11606-020-06541-3. Epub ahead of print.

Pimentel CB, Snow AL, Carnes SL, Shah NR, Loup JR, Vallejo-Luces TM, Madrigal C, Hartmann CW. Huddles and their effectiveness at the frontlines of clinical care: a scoping review. J Gen Intern Med. 2021 Feb 8. doi: 10.1007/s11606-021-06632-9. Epub ahead of print.

Radtke HB, Klein-Tasman BP, Merker VL, Knight P, Ullrich NJ, Jordan JT, Korf B, Plotkin SR. The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on neurofibromatosis clinical care and research. Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2021 Feb 1;16(1):61. doi: 10.1186/s13023-021-01711-w.

Ramos RD, O'Brien WJ, Gupta K, Itani KM. Incidence and Risk Factors for Long-Term Mesh Explantation Due to Infection in over 100,000 Hernia Surgery Patients. J Am Coll Surg. 2021 Feb 15:S1072-7515(21)00106-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2020.12.064. Epub ahead of print.

Rinne ST, Shah T, Anderson E, Delgado S, Good V, Sederstrom N, Sessler CN, Sherry SP, Simpson SQ, Collishaw K, Moss M. Professional Societies' Role in Addressing Member Burnout and Promoting Well-being. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2021 Feb 25. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.202012-1506OC. Epub ahead of print.

Rose AJ, Dunbar MS, Hughto JMW, Jasuja GK. Conceptual approach to developing quality measures for transgender patients. BMC Health Serv Res. 2021 Feb 16;21(1):152. doi: 10.1186/s12913-021-06161-5

Suzuki H, Clore GS, Perencevich EN, Hockett-Sherlock SM, Goto M, Nair R, Branch-Elliman W, Richardson KK, Gupta K, Beck BF, Alexander B, Balkenende EC, Schweizer ML. Development of a fully automated surgical site infection detection algorithm for use in cardiac and orthopedic surgery research. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2021 Feb 23:1-6. doi: 10.1017/ice.2020.1387. Epub ahead of print.  

Wachterman MW, Sommers BD. Dying Poor in the US-Disparities in End-of-Life Care. JAMA. 2021 Feb 2;325(5):423-424. doi: 10.1001/jama.2020.26162.  

January 2021

Blok AC, Amante DJ, Hogan TP, Sadasivam RS, Shimada SL, Woods S, Nazi KM, Houston TK. Impact of Patient Access to Online VA Notes on Healthcare Utilization and Clinician Documentation: a Retrospective Cohort Study. J Gen Intern Med. 2021 Jan 14. doi: 10.1007/s11606-020-06304-0. Epub ahead of print.

Dichter ME, Ogden SN, Tuepker A, Iverson KM, True G. Survivors' Input on Health Care-Connected Services for Intimate Partner Violence. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2021 Jan 8. doi: 10.1089/jwh.2020.8585. 

Dong OM, Bates J, Chanfreau-Coffinier C, Naglich M, Kelley MJ, Meyer LJ, Icardi M, Vassy JL, Sriram P, Heise CW, Rivas S, Ribeiro M, Jacobitz R, Rozelle S, Chapman JG, Voora D. Veterans Affairs Pharmacogenomic Testing for Veterans (PHASER) clinical program. Pharmacogenomics. 2021 Jan 6. doi: 10.2217/pgs-2020-0173. Epub ahead of print.

Faro JM, Mattocks KM, Nagawa CS, Lemon SC, Wang B, Cutrona SL, Sadasivam RS. Physical Activity, Mental Health and Technology Preferences for Support during COVID-19: A Cross-Sectional Report of Cancer Survivors. JMIR Cancer. 2021 Jan 16. doi: 10.2196/25317. Epub ahead of print.

Heapy AA, Tankha H, Higgins DM, Driscoll M, LaChappelle KM, Goulet JL, Buta E, Piette JD, Kerns RD, Krein SL. Incorporating walking into cognitive behavioral therapy for chronic pain: safety and effectiveness of a personalized walking intervention. J Behav Med. 2021 Apr;44(2):260-269. doi: 10.1007/s10865-020-00193-8. Epub 2021 Jan 1.  

McClendon J, Kressin N, Perkins D, Copeland LA, Finley EP, Vogt D. The Impact of Discriminatory Stress on Changes in Posttraumatic Stress Severity at the Intersection of Race/Ethnicity and Gender. J Trauma Dissociation. 2021 Jan 18:1-18. doi: 10.1080/15299732.2020.1869079. Epub ahead of print.

McKearney P &  Zogas A. Mentally Fit: Negotiating the Boundaries of Cognitive Disability. Med Anthropol. 2021 Jan 15:1-5. doi: 10.1080/01459740.2020.1858296. Epub ahead of print.

Quach ED, Franzosa E, Moo LR, Hartmann CW. Clinician Experiences Delivering Dementia Caregiver Support Services During COVID-19. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2021 Jan 9:S1064-7481(21)00003-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jagp.2021.01.002. Epub ahead of print.  

Quigley KS
, Kanoski S, Grill WM, Barrett LF, Tsakiris M. Functions of Interoception: From Energy Regulation to Experience of the Self. Trends Neurosci. 2021 Jan;44(1):29-38. doi: 10.1016/j.tins.2020.09.008.

Spalluto LB, Lewis JA, Stolldorf D, Yeh VM, Callaway-Lane C, Wiener RS, Slatore CG, Yankelevitz DF, Henschke CI, Vogus TJ, Massion PP, Moghanaki D, Roumie CL. Organizational Readiness for Lung Cancer Screening: A Cross-Sectional Evaluation at a Veterans Affairs Medical Center. J Am Coll Radiol. 2021 Jan 6:S1546-1440(20)31359-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2020.12.010. Epub ahead of print.  

Winer M, Dunlap S, St Pierre C, McInnes DK, Schutt R. Housing and Social Connection: Older Formerly Homeless Veterans Living in Subsidized Housing and Receiving Supportive Services. Clin Gerontol. 2021 Jan 27:1-10. doi: 10.1080/07317115.2021.1879336. Epub ahead of print.

Yee J, Marchany K, Greenan MA, Walker WC, Pogoda TK. Potential Concussive Event Narratives of Post-9/11 Combat Veterans: Chronic Effects of Neurotrauma Consortium Study. Mil Med. 2021 Jan 25;186(Suppl 1):559-566. doi: 10.1093/milmed/usaa308.

Zhao MJY, Prentice JC, Mohr DC,
Conlin PR. Association between hemoglobin A1c variability and hypoglycemia-related hospitalizations in veterans with diabetes mellitus. BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care. 2021 Jan;9(1):e001797. 

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