Use and Customization of Risk Scores for Predicting Cardiovascular Events Using Electronic Health Record Data

Julian Wolfson, David M. Vock, Sunayan Bandyopadhyay, Thomas Kottke, Gabriela Vazquez‐Benitez, Paul Johnson, Gediminas Adomavicius, Patrick J. O'Connor

J Am Heart Assoc. 2017 Apr; 6(4): e003670. Published online 2017 Apr 24. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.116.003670

PMCID: PMC5532984


Social and anthropometric factors explaining racial/ethnical differences in birth weight in the United States

Naho Morisaki, Ichiro Kawachi, Emily Oken, Takeo Fujiwara

Sci Rep. 2017; 7: 46657. Published online 2017 Apr 21. doi: 10.1038/srep46657

PMCID: PMC5399358


The Pregnancy Environment and Lifestyle Study (PETALS): a population-based longitudinal multi-racial birth cohort

Yeyi Zhu, Monique M. Hedderson, Juanran Feng, Ashley A. Mevi, Assiamira Ferrara

BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2017; 17: 122. Published online 2017 Apr 17. doi: 10.1186/s12884-017-1301-0

PMCID: PMC5392925


Perceived psychosocial stress and gestational weight gain among women with gestational diabetes

Ai Kubo, Assiamira Ferrara, Susan D. Brown, Samantha F. Ehrlich, Ai-Lin Tsai, Charles P. Quesenberry, Jr, Yvonne Crites, Monique M. Hedderson

PLoS One. 2017; 12(3): e0174290. Published online 2017 Mar 28. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0174290

PMCID: PMC5369756


Depressive symptoms and adherence to cardiometabolic therapies across phases of treatment among adults with diabetes: the Diabetes Study of Northern California (DISTANCE)

Amy M Bauer, Melissa M Parker, Howard H Moffet, Dean Schillinger, Nancy E Adler, Alyce S Adams, Julie A Schmittdiel, Wayne J Katon, Andrew J Karter

Patient Prefer Adherence. 2017; 11: 643–652. Published online 2017 Mar 24. doi: 10.2147/PPA.S124181

PMCID: PMC5373834


Prevalence of chronic kidney disease and risk factors for its progression: A cross-sectional comparison of Indians living in Indian versus U.S. cities

Shuchi Anand, Dimple Kondal, Maria Montez-Rath, Yuanchao Zheng, Roopa Shivashankar, Kalpana Singh, Priti Gupta, Ruby Gupta, Vamadevan S. Ajay, Viswanathan Mohan, Rajendra Pradeepa, Nikhil Tandon, Mohammed K. Ali, K. M. Venkat Narayan, Glenn M. Chertow, Namratha Kandula, Dorairaj Prabhakaran, Alka M. Kanaya

PLoS One. 2017; 12(3): e0173554. Published online 2017 Mar 15. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0173554

PMCID: PMC5351850


Identifying barriers to and facilitators of tuberculosis contact investigation in Kampala, Uganda: a behavioral approach

Irene Ayakaka, Sara Ackerman, Joseph M. Ggita, Phoebe Kajubi, David Dowdy, Jessica E. Haberer, Elizabeth Fair, Philip Hopewell, Margaret A. Handley, Adithya Cattamanchi, Achilles Katamba, J. Lucian Davis

Implement Sci. 2017; 12: 33. Published online 2017 Mar 9. doi: 10.1186/s13012-017-0561-4

PMCID: PMC5343292


Cardiometabolic Risk Factors Among 1.3 Million Adults With Overweight or Obesity, but Not Diabetes, in 10 Geographically Diverse Regions of the United States, 2012–2013

Gregory A. Nichols, Michael Horberg, Corinna Koebnick, Deborah Rohm Young, Beth Waitzfelder, Nancy E. Sherwood, Matthew F. Daley, Assiamira Ferrara

Prev Chronic Dis. 2017; 14: E22. Published online 2017 Mar 9. doi: 10.5888/pcd14.160438

PMCID: PMC5345964


Diabetes Outpatient Care and Acute Complications before and after High-deductible Insurance Enrollment: A Natural Experiment for Translation in Diabetes (NEXT-D) Study

J. Frank Wharam, Fang Zhang, Emma Eggleston, Christine Y. Lu, Stephen Soumerai, Dennis Ross-Degnan

JAMA Intern Med.

Published in final edited form as: JAMA Intern Med. 2017 Mar 1; 177(3): 358–368. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2016.8411

PMCID: PMC5538022


mHealth and Health Information Technology Tools for Diverse Patients with Diabetes

Courtney R. Lyles, Neda Ratanawongsa, Shari D. Bolen, Lipika Samal

J Diabetes Res. 2017; 2017: 1704917. Published online 2017 Feb 23. doi: 10.1155/2017/1704917

PMCID: PMC5343269


The Next Frontier in Communication and the ECLIPPSE Study: Bridging the Linguistic Divide in Secure Messaging

Dean Schillinger, Danielle McNamara, Scott Crossley, Courtney Lyles, Howard H. Moffet, Urmimala Sarkar, Nicholas Duran, Jill Allen, Jennifer Liu, Danielle Oryn, Neda Ratanawongsa, Andrew J. Karter

J Diabetes Res. 2017; 2017: 1348242. Published online 2017 Feb 7. doi: 10.1155/2017/1348242

PMCID: PMC5318623


The Impact of Telephonic Wellness Coaching on Weight Loss: A “Natural Experiments for Translation in Diabetes (NEXT-D)” Study

Julie A. Schmittdiel, Sara R. Adams, Nancy Goler, Rashel S. Sanna, Mindy Boccio, David J. Bellamy, Susan D. Brown, Romain S. Neugebauer, Assiamira Ferrara

Obesity (Silver Spring)

Published in final edited form as: Obesity (Silver Spring). 2017 Feb; 25(2): 352–356. doi: 10.1002/oby.21723

PMCID: PMC5300741


The Challenges of Electronic Health Records and Diabetes Electronic Prescribing: Implications for Safety Net Care for Diverse Populations

Neda Ratanawongsa, Lenny L. S. Chan, Michelle M. Fouts, Elizabeth J. Murphy

J Diabetes Res. 2017; 2017: 8983237. Published online 2017 Jan 18. doi: 10.1155/2017/8983237

PMCID: PMC5286474


Comprehensive and Medically Appropriate Food Support Is Associated with Improved HIV and Diabetes Health

Kartika Palar, Tessa Napoles, Lee L. Hufstedler, Hilary Seligman, Fredrick M. Hecht, Kimberly Madsen, Mark Ryle, Simon Pitchford, Edward A. Frongillo, Sheri D. Weiser

J Urban Health. 2017 Feb; 94(1): 87–99. Published online 2017 Jan 17. doi: 10.1007/s11524-016-0129-7

PMCID: PMC5359179


Strategies to Prioritize Clinical Options in Primary Care

Patrick J. O’Connor, JoAnn M. Sperl-Hillen, Karen L. Margolis, Thomas E. Kottke

Ann Fam Med. 2017 Jan; 15(1): 10–13. doi: 10.1370/afm.2027

PMCID: PMC5217839


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