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Research Publications

Hwang B, Eastwood JA, McGuire A, Chen B, Cross-Bodán R, Doering LV. (2015) Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in Depressed Cardiac Surgery Patients: Role of Ejection Fraction., Journal of Cardiovascular Nursing. 30(4): 319-24.

Nyamathi A, Reback CJ, Salem BE, Zhang S, Shoptaw S, Branson CM, Leake B. (2015) Correlates of self-reported incarceration among homeless gay and bisexual stimulant-using young adults., Western Journal of Nursing Research. 37(6): 799-811.

Baca CB, Pieters HC, Iwaki TJ, Mathern GW, Vickrey BG. (2015) "A journey around the world": Parent narratives of the journey to pediatric resective epilepsy surgery and beyond., Epilepsia. 56(6): 822-32.

Liu H, Cadaneanu RM, Lai K, Zhang B, Huo L, An DS, Li X, Lewis MS, Garraway IP. (2015) Differential gene expression profiling of functionally and developmentally distinct human prostate epithelial populations., Prostate. 75(7): 764-76.

Kodjebacheva GD, Maliski S, Coleman AL. (2015) Use of eyeglasses among children in elementary school: perceptions, behaviors, and interventions discussed by parents, school nurses, and teachers during focus groups., American Journal of Health Promotion. 29(5): 324-31.

Mentes J, Cadogan M, Woods L, Phillips L. (2015) Evaluation of the Nurses Caring for Older Adults Young Scholars Program. Gerontologist. : 165-73.

Kumar R, Yadav SK, Palomares JA, Park B, Joshi SH, Ogren JA, Macey PM, Fonarow GC, Harper RM, Woo MA. (2015) Reduced regional brain cortical thickness in patients with heart failure, PLoS One. 10(5).

Pavlish C, Brown-Saltzman K, So L, Heers A, Iorillo N. (2015) Avenues of action in ethically complex situations: a critical incident study, Journal of Nursing Administration. 45(6): 311-8.

Herbeck DM, Brecht ML, Lovinger K. (2015) Mortality, causes of death, and health status among methamphetamine users, Journal of Addictive Diseases. 34(1): 88-200.

Woo MA, Ogren JA, Abouzeid CM, Macey PM, Sairafian KG, Saharan PS, Thompson PM, Fonarow GC, Hamilton MA, Harper RM, Kumar R. (2015) Regional hippocampal damage in heart failure., European Journal of Heart Failure. 17(5): 494-500.

Nyamathi A, Salem BE, Zhang S, Farabee D, Hall B, Khalilifard F, Leake B. (2015) Nursing case management, peer coaching, and hepatitis a and B vaccine completion among homeless men recently released on parole: randomized clinical trial, Nursing Research. 64(3): 177-89.

Pavlish CL, Hellyer JH, Brown-Saltzman K, Miers AG, Squire K. (2015) Screening situations for risk of ethical conflicts: a pilot study, American Journal of Critical Care. 24(3): 248-56.

Gaynor JW, Stopp C, Wypij D, Andropoulos DB, Atallah J, Atz AM, Beca J, Donofrio MT, Duncan K, Ghanayem NS, Goldberg CS, Hövels-Gürich H, Ichida F, Jacobs JP, Justo R, Latal B, Li JS, Mahle WT, McQuillen PS, Menon SC, Pemberton VL, Pike NA, Pizarro C, Shekerdemian LS, Synnes A, Williams I, Bellinger DC, Newburger JW; International Cardiac Collaborative on Neurodevelopment (ICCON) Investigators.(2015) Neurodevelopmental outcomes after cardiac surgery in infancy, Pediatrics. 135(5): 816-25.

Li X, Li L, Wang H, Fennie KP, Chen J, Williams AB (2015) Mediation analysis of health-related quality of life among people living with HIV infection in China, Nursing & Health Sciences. 17(2): 250-6.

Pavlish C, Brown-Saltzman K, Fine A, Jakel P. (2015) A culture of avoidance: voices from inside ethically difficult clinical situations, Clinical Journal of Oncology Nursing. 19(2): 159-65.

Palacios JF, Salem B, Hodge FS, Albarrán CR, Anaebere A, Hayes-Bautista TM. (2015) Storytelling: A Qualitative Tool to Promote Health Among Vulnerable Populations, Journal of Transcultural Nursing. : 1-8.

Teng E, Chow N, Hwang KS, Thompson PM, Gylys KH, Cole GM, Jack CR Jr, Shaw LM, Trojanowski JQ, Soares HD, Weiner MW, Apostolova LG. (2015) Low plasma ApoE levels are associated with smaller hippocampal size in the Alzheimer's disease neuroimaging initiative cohort, Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders 39(3-4). : 154-66.

Burke BP, Levin BR, Zhang J, Sahakyan A, Boyer J, Carroll MV, Colón JC, Keech N, Rezek V, Bristol G, Eggers E, Cortado R, Boyd MP, Impey H, Shimizu S, Lowe EL, Ringpis GE, Kim SG, Vatakis DN, Breton LR, Bartlett JS, Chen IS, Kitchen SG, An DS, Symonds GP. (2015) Engineering Cellular Resistance to HIV-1 Infection In Vivo Using a Dual Therapeutic Lentiviral Vector. Molecular Therapy. Nucleic Acids. 4.

Memarian N, Madsen SK, Macey PM, Fried I, Engel J Jr, Thompson PM, Staba RJ. (2015) Ictal depth EEG and MRI structural evidence for two different epileptogenic networks in mesial temporal lobe epilepsy. PLoS One. 10(4).

Sokolow S, Henkins KM, Bilousova T, Gonzalez B, Vinters HV, Miller CA, Cornwell L, Poon WW, Gylys KH. (2015) Pre-synaptic C-terminal truncated tau is released from cortical synapses in Alzheimer's disease., The Journals of Neurochemistry. 133(3): 368-79.

Hsu HK, Brown TT, Li X, Young S, Cranston RD, D'Souza G, Jacobson LP, Martínez-Maza O, Seaberg EC, Margolick JB, Jenkins FJ, Moran MG, Chua K, Bolan RK, Detels R, Wiley DJ. (2015) Association between Free Testosterone Levels and Anal Human Papillomavirus Types 16/18 Infections in a Cohort of Men Who Have Sex with Men, PLoS One. 10(3).

Jung SY, Vitolins MZ, Fenton J, Frazier-Wood AC, Hursting SD, Chang S. (2015) Risk Profiles for Weight Gain among Postmenopausal Women: A Classification and Regression Tree Analysis Approach., PloS One. 10(3).

FitzGerald LZ, Rorie A, Salem BE. (2015) Improving Secondary Prevention Screening in Clinical Encounters Using mHealth Among Prelicensure Master's Entry Clinical Nursing Students, Worldviews on Evidence-Based Nursing. 12(2): 79-87.

Tartibian B, FitzGerald LZ, Azadpour N, Maleki BH. (2015) A randomized controlled study examining the effect of exercise on inflammatory cytokine levels in post-menopausal women, Post Reproductive Health. 21(1): 9-15.

Jansson BS, Nyamathi A, Duan L, Kaplan C, Heidemann G, Ananias D. (2015) Validation of the patient advocacy engagement scale for health professionals, Research in Nursing & Health. 38(2): 162-72.

Frazier-Wood AC, Kim J, Davis JS, Jung SY, Chang S. (2015) In cross-sectional observations, dietary quality is not associated with CVD risk in women; in men the positive association is accounted for by BMI, The British Journal of Nutrition. : -10.

Jung SY, Vitolins MZ, Paskett ED, Chang S. (2015) Exogenous estrogen as mediator of racial differences in bioactive insulin-like growth factor-I levels among postmenopausal women, The Journals of Gerantology. 70(4): 495-502.

Lee, SY, Lee, EE. (2015) Cross-cultural Validation of Instruments Measuring Health Beliefs about Colorectal Cancer Screening among Korean Americans. Journal of Korean Academy of Nursing. 45(1): 129-38.

Kim H, Woods DL, Phillips LR, Ruiz ME, Salem B, Jeffers-Skrine K, Salem N. (2015) Nursing assistants' communication styles in korean american older adults with dementia: a review of the literature. Journal of Transcultural Nursing, 26(2): 185-92.

Pickering CE, Moon A, Pieters HC, Mentes JC, Phillips LR (2015) Relationship management strategies for daughters in conflicted relationships with their ageing mothers. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 71(3): 609-19.

Jansson BS, Nyamathi A, Duan L, Kaplan C, Heidemann G, Ananias D. (2015) Validation of the patient advocacy engagement scale for health professionals, Research in Nursing & Health. 38(2): 162-72.

Shimizu S, Ringpis GE, Marsden MD, Cortado RV, Wilhalme HM, Elashoff D, Zack JA, Chen IS, An DS.(2015). RNAi-Mediated CCR5 Knockdown Provides HIV-1 Resistance to Memory T Cells in Humanized BLT Mice. Molecular Therapy Nucleic Acids, 3.

Dewar SR, Pieters HC.(2015). Perceptions of epilepsy surgery: A systematic review and an explanatory model of decision-making. Epilepsy & Behavior, 44C:171-8.

Phillips LR, Salem BE, Jeffers KS, Kim H, Ruiz ME, Salem N, Woods DL. (2015) Developing and proposing the ethno-cultural gerontological nursing model. Journal of Transcultural Nursing, 26(2):118-28.

Apostolova LG, Hwang KS, Avila D, Elashoff D, Kohannim O, Teng E, Sokolow S, Jack CR, Jagust WJ, Shaw L, Trojanowski JQ, Weiner MW, Thompson PM; Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative. (2015) Brain amyloidosis ascertainment from cognitive, imaging, and peripheral blood protein measures. Neurology, 84(7): 729-37.

Molassiotis A, Uyterlinde W, Hollen PJ, Sarna L, Palmer P, Krishnasamy M.(2015). Supportive care in lung cancer: milestones over the past 40 years.Journal of Thoracic Oncology, 10(1):10-8.

Woo MA, Palomares JA, Macey PM, Fonarow GC, Harper RM, Kumar R.(2015). Global and regional brain mean diffusivity changes in patients with heart failure. Journal of Neuroscience Research, 93(4):678-85.

Wilcox SL, Gustin SM, Macey PM, Peck CC, Murray GM, Henderson LA.(2015). Anatomical changes at the level of the primary synapse in neuropathic pain: evidence from the spinal trigeminal nucleus. The Journal of Neuroscience, 35(6):2508-15.

Alshurafa N, Eastwood JA, Nyamathi S, Liu JJ, Xu W, Ghasemzadeh H, Pourhomayoun M, Sarrafzadeh M.(2015).Improving compliance in remote healthcare systems through smartphone battery optimization.Journal of Biomedical Health Information, 19(1):57-63.

Beachler DC, Viscidi R, Sugar EA, Minkoff H, Strickler HD, Cranston RD, Wiley DJ, Jacobson LP, Weber KM, Margolick JB, Reddy S, Gillison ML, D'Souza G. (2015). A longitudinal study of human papillomavirus 16 l1, e6, and e7 seropositivity and oral human papillomavirus 16 infection.Sexually Transmitted Diseases, 42(2):93-7.

Treat EG, Miller ET, Kwan L, Connor SE, Maliski SL, Hicks EM, Williams KC, Whitted LA, Gritsch HA, McGuire SM, Mone TD, Veale JL.(2014). Outcomes of shipped live donor kidney transplants compared with traditional living donor kidney transplants. Transplant International, 27(11):75-82.

Hodge F, Stemmler MS, Nandy K. (2014). Association between Obesity and History of Abuse among American Indians in Rural California. Journal of Obesity and Weight Loss Therapy, 4pii: 1000208.

Teng E, Chow N, Hwang KS, Thompson PM, Gylys KH, Cole GM, Jack Jr CR, Shaw LM, Trojanowski JQ, Soares HD, Weiner MW, Apostolova LG. (2014). Low Plasma ApoE Levels Are Associated with Smaller Hippocampal Size in the Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative Cohort. Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders, 39(3-4):154-166.

Nyamathi A, Salem BE, Farabee D, Hall E, Zhang S, Marfisee M, K halilifard F, Musto S, Leake B. (2014). Correlates of Heroin and Methamphetamine Use among Homeless Male Ex-Jail and Prison Offenders.Addiction and Research Theory, 22(6):463-473.

Beachler DC, Sugar EA, Margolick JB, Weber KM, Strickler HD, Wiley DJ, Cranston RD, Burk RD, Minkoff H, Reddy S, Xiao W, Guo Y, Gillison ML, D'Souza G. (2015). Risk Factors for Acquisition and Clearance of Oral Human Papillomavirus Infection Among HIV-Infected and HIV-Uninfected Adults.American Journal of Epidemiology, 181(1):40-53.

Jin J, Lao AJ, Katsura M, Caputo A, Schweizer FE, Sokolow S. (2014). Involvement of the sodium-calcium exchanger 3 (NCX3) in ziram-induced calcium dysregulation and toxicity.Neurotoxicology,:56-66.

Shinnick MA, Woo MA. (2015). Learning style impact on knowledge gains in human patient simulation.Nurse Education Today, 35(1):53-67.

Hodge, F.S., Line-Itty, T., Ellenwood, C. (2014). Communication Pathways: HPV Information and Message Barriers Reported among American Indian College Students. Californian Journal of Health Promotion, 12(3):14-23.

Woo MA, Yadav SK, Macey PM, Fonarow GC, Harper RM, Kumar R. (2014). Brain metabolites in autonomic regulatory insular sites in heart failure. Journal of Neurological Sciences, 346(1-2):271-5.

Koniak-Griffin D, Brecht ML, Takayanagi S, Villegas J, Melendrez M, Balcázar H. (2015). A community health worker-led lifestyle behavior intervention for Latina (Hispanic) women: Feasibility and outcomes of a randomized controlled trial. International Journal of Nursing Studies, 52(1):75-87.

Rutledge T, Kenkre TS, Thompson DV, Bittner VA, Whittaker K, Eastwood JA, Eteiba W, Cornell CE, Krantz DS, Pepine CJ, Johnson BD, Handberg EM, Bairey Merz CN. (2014). Depression, dietary habits, and cardiovascular events among women with suspected myocardial ischemia. The American Journal of Medicine, 127(9):840-7.

Fatouleh RH, Hammam E, Lundblad LC, Macey PM, McKenzie DK, Henderson LA, Macefield VG. (2014). Functional and structural changes in the brain associated with the increase in muscle sympathetic nerve activity in obstructive sleep apnoea. Neuroimage Clinical, 6:275-83.

Nelson MB, Macey PM, Harper RM, Jacob E, Patel SK, Finlay JL, Nelson MD Jr, Compton P. (2014). Structural brain alterations in children an average of 5 years after surgery and chemotherapy for brain tumors.Journal of Neuro-oncology, 119(2):317-26

Williams L, Hicks E, Kwan L, Litwin M, Maliski S. (2014). Cardiovascular risk profile of veteran men beginning androgen deprivation therapy. Journal of Vascular Nursing, 32(3):99-104.

Sato K, Takeuchi JS, Misawa N, Izumi T, Kobayashi T, Kimura Y, Iwami S, Takaori-Kondo A, Hu WS, Aihara K, Ito M, An DS, Pathak VK, Koyanagi Y.(2014). APOBEC3D and APOBEC3F potently promote HIV-1 diversification and evolution in humanized mouse model. PLoS Pathogens, 10(10)

Dunivan GC, Anger JT, Alas A, Wieslander C, Sevilla C, Chu S, Maliski S, Barrera B, Eiber K, Rogers RG.(2014). Pelvic organ prolapse: a disease of silence and shame. Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery, 20(6):322-7.

Canzan F, Heilemann MV, Saiani L, Mortari L, Ambrosi E.(2014). Visible and invisible caring in nursing from the perspectives of patients and nurses in the gerontological context. Scandinavian Journal of caring sciences, 28(4): 732-40.

Wang H, Zhang C, Ruan Y, Li X, Fennie K, Williams AB. (2014). Depressive Symptoms and Social Support Among People Living With HIV in Hunan, China. Journal of Association in AIDS Care, 25(6):568-76.

Pan R, Marques AR, Santos BD, Jacob E, Santos CB, Nascimento LC. (2014). Cultural adaptation to Brazil of the questionnaire Costs of caring for children with cancer. Revista Latino-Americana Enfermagem, 22(4):591-7.

Fernandes AM, De Campos C, Batalha L, Perdigão A, Jacob E. (2014). Pain assessment using the adolescent pediatric pain tool: a systematic review. Pain Resolution & Management: The Journal of the Canadian Pain Society, 19(4):212-8.

Herbeck DM, Brecht ML, Christou D, Lovinger K.. (2014). A qualitative study of methamphetamine users' perspectives on barriers and facilitators of drug abstinence. Journal of Psychoactive Drugs, 46(3):215-25.

Williams L, Hicks E, Kwan L, Litwin M, Maliski S. (2014). Cardiovascular risk profile of veteran men beginning androgen deprivation therapy. Journal of Vascular Nursing, 32(3): 99-104.

Nelson MB, Macey PM, Harper RM, Jacob E, Patel SK, Finlay JL, Nelson MD Jr, Compton P. (2014). Structural brain alterations in children an average of 5 years after surgery and chemotherapy for brain tumors. Journal of Neuro-Oncology, 119(2):317-26.

Fatouleh RH, Hammam E, Lundblad LC, Macey PM, McKenzie DK, Henderson LA, Macefield VG. (2014). Functional and structural changes in the brain associated with the increase in muscle sympathetic nerve activity in obstructive sleep apnoea.Journal of Neuroimage Clinical, 6:275-83.

Rutledge T, Kenkre TS, Thompson DV, Bittner VA, Whittaker K, Eastwood JA, Eteiba W, Cornell CE, Krantz DS, Pepine CJ, Johnson BD, Handberg EM, Bairey Merz CN. (2014). Depression, dietary habits, and cardiovascular events among women with suspected myocardial ischemia.American Journal of Medicine, 127(9):840-7.




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