Education / Graduate Education / PhD Programs / Health Services Research and Policy / Faculty & Students / Our Students / Publications Publications Loh KPSoto-Perez-de-Celis EDuberstein PRCulakova EEpstein RMXu HKadambi SFlannery MMagnuson AMcHugh CTrevino KMTuch GRamsdale EYousefi-Nooraie RSedenquist MLiu JJMelnyk NGeer JMohile SG Patient and caregiver agreement on prognosis estimates for older adults with advanced cancer.; Cancer. 2020 Oct 09. Xu HIntrator OBowblis JR Shortages of Staff in Nursing Homes During the COVID-19 Pandemic: What are the Driving Factors?; Journal of the American Medical Directors Association; Vol 21(10). 2020 Oct. Xu HBowblis JRCaprio TVLi YIntrator O Nursing Home and Market Factors and Risk-Adjusted Hospitalization Rates Among Urban, Micropolitan, and Rural Nursing Homes.; Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2020 Sep 29. Li YCen XCai XTemkin-Greener H Racial and ethnic disparities in COVID-19 infections and deaths across U.S. nursing homes.; Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2020 Sep 21. Temkin-Greener HGuo WMao YCai XLi Y COVID-19 Pandemic in Assisted Living Communities: Results from Seven States.; Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2020 Sep 21. Willis MHystad PDenham AHill E Natural gas development, flaring practices and paediatric asthma hospitalizations in Texas.; International journal of epidemiology. 2020 Sep 03. Verduzco-Aguirre HCBabu DMohile SGBautista JXu HCulakova ECanin BZhang YWells MEpstein RDuberstein PMcHugh CDale WConlin ABearden JBerenberg JTejani MLoh KP Associations of uncertainty with psychological health and quality of life in older adults with advanced cancer.; Journal of pain and symptom management. 2020 Aug 18. Gamboa ACLee RMTurgeon MKZaidi MYKimbrough CWGrotz TELeiting JFournier KLee AJDineen SPPowers BDVeerapong JBaumgartner JMClarke CNMogal HPatel SHLee TCLambert LAHendrix RJAbbott DEPokrzywa CRaoof MEng OSJohnston FMGreer JCloyd JMMaithel SKStaley CA Implications of Postoperative Complications for Survival After Cytoreductive Surgery and HIPEC: A Multi-Institutional Analysis of the US HIPEC Collaborative.; Annals of surgical oncology. 2020 Jul 21. Xu HBowblis JRLi YCaprio TVIntrator O Medicaid Nursing Home Policies and Risk-Adjusted Rates of Emergency Department Visits: Does Rural Location Matter?; Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2020 Jul 10. Temkin-Greener HWang SCaprio TMukamel DBCai S Obesity among Nursing Home Residents: Association with Potentially Avoidable Hospitalizations.; Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2020 Jul 03. Yan DWang STemkin-Greener HCai S Quality of Nursing Homes and Admission of Residents With Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias: The Potential Influence of Market Factors and State Policies.; Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2020 Jun 18. Kim YGlance LGHolloway RGLi Y Medicare Shared Savings Program and readmission rate among patients with ischemic stroke.; Neurology. 2020 Jun 17. Wang STemkin-Greener HConwell YCai S Policy to Reduce Antipsychotic Use and Hospitalization of Nursing Home Residents With Dementia.; Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2020 Jun 09. Pan ZVeazie PSandler MDozier AMolongo MPulcino TParisi WEisenberg KW Perinatal Health Outcomes Following a Community Health Worker-Supported Home-Visiting Program in Rochester, New York, 2015-2018.; American journal of public health. 2020 May 21. Tang HXu LCen XYang LFeng JLi GZhu HGao SYu YZhao YTian ZHou LYu SGao G CDK5 inhibition in vitro and in vivo induces cell death in myeloma and overcomes the obstacle of bortezomib resistance.; International journal of molecular medicine. 2020 Mar 26. Temkin-Greener HCen XLi Y Nursing Home Staff Turnover and Perceived Patient Safety Culture: Results from a National Survey.; The Gerontologist. 2020 Mar 25. Li YYing MCai XKim YThirukumaran CP Trends in Postacute Care Use and Outcomes After Hip and Knee Replacements in Dual-Eligible Medicare and Medicaid Beneficiaries, 2013-2016.; JAMA network open; Vol 3(3). 2020 Mar 02. Cobian JGonzález MGCao YJXu HLi RMendis MNoyes KBecerra AZ Changes in Health Insurance Coverage Over Time by Immigration Status Among US Older Adults, 1992-2016.; JAMA network open; Vol 3(3). 2020 Mar 02. Boslett AJDenham AHill EL Using contributing causes of death improves prediction of opioid involvement in unclassified drug overdoses in US death records.; Addiction (Abingdon, England). 2020 Feb 27. Loh KPXu HEpstein RMMohile SGPrigerson HGPlumb SLadwig SKadambi SWong MLMcHugh CAn ATrevino KSaeed FDuberstein PR Associations of caregiver-oncologist discordance in prognostic understanding with caregiver-reported therapeutic alliance and anxiety.; Journal of pain and symptom management. 2020 Feb 13. Diwan TSLee TCNagai SBenedetti EPosselt ABumgardner GNoria SWhitson BARatner LMason DFriedman JWoodside KJHeimbach J Obesity, Transplantation, and Bariatric Surgery: An Evolving Solution for a Growing Epidemic.; American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons. 2020 Jan 21. Itanyi IUOnwasigwe CNOssip DUzochukwu BSCMcIntosh SAguwa ENWang SOnoka CAEzeanolue EE Predictors of current tobacco smoking by adolescents in Nigeria: Interaction between school location and socioeconomic status.; Tobacco induced diseases; Vol 18. 2020. Ying MWang SBai CLi Y Rural-urban differences in health outcomes, healthcare use, and expenditures among older adults under universal health insurance in China.; PloS one; Vol 15(10). 2020. Loh KPDuberstein PZittel JLei LCulakova EXu HPlumb SFlannery MAMagnuson ABautista JWittink MGilmore NTargia VConlin ABerenberg JVogel VGMohile SG Relationships of self-perceived age with geriatric assessment domains in older adults with cancer.; Journal of geriatric oncology. 2019 Dec 30. Loh KPXu HBack ADuberstein PRGupta Mohile SEpstein RMcHugh CKlepin HDAbel GLee SJEl-Jawahri ALeBlanc TW Patient-hematologist discordance in perceived chance of cure in hematologic malignancies: A multicenter study.; Cancer. 2019 Dec 06. Lee TCWima KSussman JJAhmad SACloyd JMAhmed AFournier KLee AJDineen SPowers BVeerapong JBaumgartner JMClarke CMogal HZaidi MYMaithel SKLeiting JGrotz TLambert LHendrix RJAbbott DEPokrzywa CBlakely AMLee BJohnston FMGreer JPatel SH Readmissions After Cytoreductive Surgery and Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy: a US HIPEC Collaborative Study.; Journal of gastrointestinal surgery : official journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract. 2019 Nov 19. Xu HBowblis JRLi YCaprio TVIntrator O Construction and Validation of Risk-adjusted Rates of Emergency Department Visits for Long-Stay Nursing Home Residents.; Medical care. 2019 Nov 15. Mohile SGEpstein RMHurria AHeckler CECanin BCulakova EDuberstein PGilmore NXu HPlumb SWells MLowenstein LMFlannery MAJanelsins MMagnuson ALoh KPKleckner ASMustian KMHopkins JOLiu JJGeer JGorawara-Bhat RMorrow GRDale W Communication With Older Patients With Cancer Using Geriatric Assessment: A Cluster-Randomized Clinical Trial From the National Cancer Institute Community Oncology Research Program.; JAMA oncology. 2019 Nov 07. Thirukumaran CPMcGarry BEGlance LGYing MRicciardi BFCai XLi Y Impact of Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program Penalties on Hip and Knee Replacement Readmissions: Comparison of Hospitals at Risk of Varying Penalty Amounts.; The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume. 2019 Oct 15. Zaidi MYLee RMGamboa ACSpeegle SCloyd JMKimbrough CGrotz TLeiting JFournier KLee AJDineen SDessureault SKelly KJKotha NVClarke CGamblin TCPatel SHLee TCHendrix RJLambert LRonnekleiv-Kelly SPokrzywa CBlakely AMLee BJohnston FMFackche NRussell MCMaithel SKStaley CA Preoperative Risk Score for Predicting Incomplete Cytoreduction: A 12-Institution Study from the US HIPEC Collaborative.; Annals of surgical oncology. 2019 Oct 10. Mohamed MRRamsdale ELoh KPArastu AXu HObrecht SCastillo DSharma MHolmes HMNightingale GJuba KMMohile SG Associations of Polypharmacy and Inappropriate Medications with Adverse Outcomes in Older Adults with Cancer: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.; The oncologist. 2019 Sep 30. Jusko TASingh KGreener EAOktapodas Feiler MThevenet-Morrison KLawrence BPWright ROThurston SW Blood Lead Concentrations and Antibody Levels to Measles, Mumps, and Rubella among U.S. Children.; International journal of environmental research and public health; Vol 16(17). 2019 Aug 22. Kurucan EBernstein DNYing MLi YMenga ENSponseller PDMesfin A Trends in Spinal Deformity Surgery in Marfan Syndrome.; The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society. 2019 Aug 12. Li YCen XCai XTemkin-Greener H Perceived Patient Safety Culture in Nursing Homes Associated With "Nursing Home Compare" Performance Indicators.; Medical care. 2019 Jun 27. Gamboa ACZaidi MYLee RMSpeegle SSwitchenko JMLipscomb JCloyd JMAhmed AGrotz TLeiting JFournier KLee AJDineen SPowers BDLowy AMKotha NVClarke CGamblin TCPatel SHLee TCLambert LHendrix RJAbbott DEVande Walle KLafaro KLee BJohnston FMGreer JRussell MCStaley CAMaithel SK Optimal Surveillance Frequency After CRS/HIPEC for Appendiceal and Colorectal Neoplasms: A Multi-institutional Analysis of the US HIPEC Collaborative.; Annals of surgical oncology. 2019 Jun 26. Thirukumaran CPGlance LGCai XKim YLi Y Penalties and Rewards for Safety Net vs Non-Safety Net Hospitals in the First 2 Years of the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement Model.; JAMA; Vol 321(20). 2019 May 28. Boslett AJDenham AHill ELAdams MCB Unclassified drug overdose deaths in the opioid crisis: emerging patterns of inequity.; Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : JAMIA. 2019 Apr 29. Temkin-Greener HCen XHasselberg MJLi Y Preventable Hospitalizations Among Nursing Home Residents With Dementia and Behavioral Health Disorders.; Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2019 Apr 28. Wei JHou RZhang XXu HXie LChandrasekar EKYing MGoodman M The association of late-life depression with all-cause and cardiovascular mortality among community-dwelling older adults: systematic review and meta-analysis.; The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science. 2019 Apr 10. Kehoe LAXu HDuberstein PLoh KPCulakova ECanin BHurria ADale WWells MGilmore NKleckner ASLund JKamen CFlannery MHoerger MHopkins JOLiu JJGeer JEpstein RMohile SG Quality of Life of Caregivers of Older Patients with Advanced Cancer.; Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2019 Mar 29. Xu HIntrator O Medicaid Long-term Care Policies and Rates of Nursing Home Successful Discharge to Community.; Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2019 Mar 25. Gu LDeng JXu HZhang SGao MQu ZZhang WTian D The impact of contract service policy and doctor communication skills on rural patient-doctor trust relationship in the village clinics of three counties.; BMC health services research; Vol 19(1). 2019 Mar 22. Cai SWang SMukamel DBCaprio TTemkin-Greener H Hospital Readmissions Among Post-acute Nursing Home Residents: Does Obesity Matter?; Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2019 Mar 07. Denham AVeazie PJ Did Medicaid expansion matter in states with generous Medicaid?; The American journal of managed care; Vol 25(3). 2019 Mar. Denham AWillis MZavez AHill E Unconventional natural gas development and hospitalizations: evidence from Pennsylvania, United States, 2003-2014.; Public health; Vol 168. 2019 Jan 21. Kannan VDBrown TMKunitz SJChapman BP Political parties and mortality: The role of social status and personal responsibility.; Social science & medicine (1982); Vol 223. 2019 Jan 21. Wei JYing MXie LChandrasekar EKLu HWang TLi C Late-life depression and cognitive function among older adults in the U.S.: The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2011-2014.; Journal of psychiatric research; Vol 111. 2019 Jan 11. Denham AMullaney THill ELVeazie PJ Are Increasing Trends in Opioid-Related Hospitalizations Attributable to Increases in Diagnosis Recordability? Evidence from 2 Large States.; Health services insights; Vol 12. 2019. Cen XLi YHasselberg MCaprio TConwell YTemkin-Greener H Aggressive Behaviors Among Nursing Home Residents: Association With Dementia and Behavioral Health Disorders.; Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2018 Nov 05. Temkin-Greener HLee TCaprio TCai S Rehabilitation Therapy for Nursing Home Residents at the End-of-Life.; Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2018 Sep 24. Kannan VDVeazie PJ Political orientation, political environment, and health behaviors in the United States.; Preventive medicine. 2018 Jun 22. Kim YThirukumaran CPLi Y Greater Reductions in Readmission Rates Achieved by Urban Hospitals Participating in the Medicare Shared Savings Program.; Medical care. 2018 Jun 15. Li YCai XHarrington CHasselberg MConwell YCen XTemkin-Greener H Racial and Ethnic Differences in the Prevalence of Depressive Symptoms Among US Nursing Home Residents.; Journal of aging & social policy. 2018 Jun 08. Cen XTemkin-Greener HLi Y Medicare Bundled Payments for Post-Acute Care: Characteristics and Baseline Performance of Participating Skilled Nursing Facilities.; Medical care research and review : MCRR. 2018 Apr 01. Loh KPZittel JKadambi SPandya CXu HFlannery MMagnuson ABautista JMcHugh CMustian KDale WDuberstein PMohile SG Elucidating the associations between sleep disturbance and depression, fatigue, and pain in older adults with cancer.; Journal of geriatric oncology. 2018 Mar 02. Xue YGreener EKannan VSmith JABrewer CSpetz J Federally qualified health centers reduce the primary care provider gap in health professional shortage counties.; Nursing outlook. 2018 Feb 13. Ossip DJJohnson TAssibey-Mensah VWang SMcLaren DCalabro KProkhorov AVMcIntosh S Smoke-Free Home and Vehicle Policies Among Community College Smokers.; Health education & behavior : the official publication of the Society for Public Health Education. 2017 Dec 01. Li YCen XCai XThirukumaran CPZhou JGlance LG Medicare Advantage Associated With More Racial Disparity Than Traditional Medicare For Hospital Readmissions.; Health affairs (Project Hope). 2017 Jun 21. Dong FZhu CXu HWang JZhu YFan QHuang JLei W Measuring Endotracheal Tube Depth by Bedside Ultrasound in Adult Patients in an Intensive Care Unit: A Pilot Study.; Ultrasound in medicine & biology; Vol 43(6). 2017 Jun. Liu HCen XSuo TCai XYuan XShen SLiu HLi Y Trends and Hospital Variations in Surgical Outcomes for Cholangiocarcinoma in New York State.; World journal of surgery; Vol 41(2). 2017 Feb. Li XGao MZhang SXu HZhou HWang XQu ZGuo JZhang WTian D Medication Adherence Mediates the Association between Type D Personality and High HbA1c Level in Chinese Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: A Six-Month Follow-Up Study.; Journal of diabetes research; Vol 2017. 2017. Li YCen XCai XWang DThirukumaran CPGlance LG Does Medicare Advantage Reduce Racial Disparity in 30-Day Rehospitalization for Medicare Beneficiaries?; Medical care research and review : MCRR. 2016 Dec 06. Li XZhang SXu HTang XZhou HYuan JWang XQu ZWang FZhu HGuo STian DZhang W Type D Personality Predicts Poor Medication Adherence in Chinese Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: A Six-Month Follow-Up Study.; PloS one; Vol 11(2). 2016. Li YHarrington CMukamel DBCen XCai XTemkin-Greener H Nurse Staffing Hours At Nursing Homes With High Concentrations Of Minority Residents, 2001-11.; Health affairs (Project Hope); Vol 34(12). 2015 Dec. Xu HZhang WWang XYuan JTang XYin YZhang SZhou HQu ZTian D Prevalence and influence factors of suicidal ideation among females and males in Northwestern urban China: a population-based epidemiological study.; BMC public health; Vol 15. 2015 Sep 25. Li YHarrington CTemkin-Greener HYou KCai XCen XMukamel DB Deficiencies In Care At Nursing Homes And Racial/Ethnic Disparities Across Homes Fell, 2006-11.; Health affairs (Project Hope); Vol 34(7). 2015 Jul. Kannan VD Capsule commentary on Taber et al., why do people avoid medical care? A qualitative study using national data.; Journal of general internal medicine; Vol 30(3). 2015 Mar. Kannan VDVeazie PJ Who avoids going to the doctor and why? Audience segmentation analysis for application of message development.; Health communication; Vol 30(7). 2015. Zhang WXu HZhao SYin SWang XGuo JZhang SZhou HWang FGu LZhu LYu HQu ZTian D Prevalence and influencing factors of co-morbid depression in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: a General Hospital based study.; Diabetology & metabolic syndrome; Vol 7. 2015. Kannan VDVeazie PJ Predictors of avoiding medical care and reasons for avoidance behavior.; Medical care; Vol 52(4). 2014 Apr. Yin YZhang WHu ZJia FLi YXu HZhao SGuo JTian DQu Z Experiences of stigma and discrimination among caregivers of persons with schizophrenia in China: a field survey.; PloS one; Vol 9(9). 2014.