Education / Graduate Education / PhD Programs / Health Services Research and Policy / Students / Publications Publications 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. Szilagyi PGSchaffer SRand CMGoldstein NPNYounge MMendoza MAlbertin CSConcannon CGraupman EHightower ADYoo BKHumiston SG Text Message Reminders for Child Influenza Vaccination in the Setting of School-Located Influenza Vaccination: A Randomized Clinical Trial.; Clinical pediatrics. 2019 Jan 02. Sun XMeng HYe ZConner KODuan ZLiu D Factors associated with the choice of primary care facilities for initial treatment among rural and urban residents in Southwestern China.; PloS one; Vol 14(2). 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. Szilagyi PGSchaffer SRand CMGoldstein NPNHightower ADYounge MEagan ABlumkin AAlbertin CSDiBitetto KConcannon CVincelli PYoo BKHumiston SG Impact of elementary school-located influenza vaccinations: A stepped wedge trial across a community.; Vaccine. 2018 Apr 17. 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. Rand CMGoldstein NPN Patterns of Primary Care Physician Visits for US Adolescents in 2014: Implications for Vaccination.; Academic pediatrics; Vol 18(2S). 2018 Mar. Rand CMTyrrell HWallace-Brodeur RGoldstein NPNDarden PMHumiston SGAlbertin CSStratbucker WSchaffer SJDavis WSzilagyi PG A Learning Collaborative Model to Improve Human Papillomavirus Vaccination Rates in Primary Care.; Academic pediatrics; Vol 18(2S). 2018 Mar. Temkin-Greener HCampbell LCai XHasselberg MJLi Y Are Post-Acute Patients with Behavioral Health Disorders Admitted to Lower-Quality Nursing Homes?; The American journal of geriatric psychiatry : official journal of the American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry. 2018 Feb 28. 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. Szilagyi PGSchaffer SRand CMGoldstein NPNVincelli PHightower ADYounge MEagan ABlumkin AAlbertin CSDiBitetto KYoo BKHumiston SG School-located Influenza Vaccinations for Adolescents: A Randomized Controlled Trial.; The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine. 2017 Dec 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. Goldstein NPNFrey SMFagnano MOkelo SOHalterman JS Identifying which urban children with asthma benefit most from clinician prompting: Sub-analyses from the PAIR-UP Trial.; Academic pediatrics. 2017 Sep 09. Gaudet Hefele JLi YCampbell LBarooah AWang J Nursing home Facebook reviews: who has them, and how do they relate to other measures of quality and experience?; BMJ quality & safety. 2017 Aug 05. 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. Campbell LLi Y Are Facebook user ratings associated with hospital cost, quality and patient satisfaction? A cross-sectional analysis of hospitals in New York State.; BMJ quality & safety. 2017 Jun 09. 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. Temkin-Greener HLadwig SYe ZNorton SAMukamel DB Improving palliative care through teamwork (IMPACTT) in nursing homes: Study design and baseline findings.; Contemporary clinical trials; Vol 56. 2017 May. 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. Rand CMVincelli PGoldstein NPBlumkin ASzilagyi PG Effects of Phone and Text Message Reminders on Completion of the Human Papillomavirus Vaccine Series.; The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine; Vol 60(1). 2017 Jan. DeLong WBPolissar NLNeradilek MBLaam LA Cauda Equina Syndrome: The Importance of Including Small Studies in a Meta-Analysis: Comment on "Timing of Surgical Intervention in Cauda Equina Syndrome: A Systematic Critical Review".; World neurosurgery; Vol 97. 2017 Jan. 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. DeLong WBPolissar NLNeradilek MBLaam LA Does Early Surgical Decompression in Cauda Equina Syndrome Improve Bladder Outcome?: Comments on a Recent Study by Srikandarajah et al.; Spine; Vol 41(22). 2016 Nov 15. Szilagyi PGSchaffer SRand CMVincelli PEagan AGoldstein NPHightower ADYounge MBlumkin AAlbertin CSYoo BKHumiston SG School-Located Influenza Vaccinations: A Randomized Trial.; Pediatrics; Vol 138(5). 2016 Nov. DeLong WBPolissar NLNeradilek MBLaam LA A Letter to the Editor regarding, "Time to Surgery and Outcomes in Cauda Equina Syndrome: An Analysis of 45 Cases." Critique of Bydon et al.; World neurosurgery; Vol 93. 2016 Sep. Sanders MFiscella KVeazie PDolan JGJerant A Does patient time spent viewing computer-tailored colorectal cancer screening materials predict patient-reported discussion of screening with providers?; Health education research; Vol 31(4). 2016 Aug. Campbell LJCai XGao SLi Y Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Nursing Home Quality of Life Deficiencies, 2001 to 2011.; Gerontology & geriatric medicine; Vol 2. 2016 Jan. Fiscella KSanders MR Racial and Ethnic Disparities in the Quality of Health Care.; Annual review of public health; Vol 37. 2016. 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. Xue YYe ZBrewer CSpetz J Impact of state nurse practitioner scope-of-practice regulation on health care delivery: Systematic review.; Nursing outlook; Vol 64(1). 2016 Jan. 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. Fiscella KOgedegbe GHe HCarroll JCassells ASanders MKhalida CD'Orazio BTobin JN Blood Pressure Visit Intensification Study in Treatment: Trial design.; American heart journal; Vol 170(6). 2015 Dec. Gramling RSanders MLadwig SNorton SAEpstein RAlexander SC Goal Communication in Palliative Care Decision-Making Consultations.; Journal of pain and symptom management; Vol 50(5). 2015 Nov. Fiscella KBoyd MBrown JCarroll JCassells ACorales RCross WEl'Daher NFarah SFine SFowler RHann ALuque ARodriquez JSanders MTobin J Activation of persons living with HIV for treatment, the great study.; BMC public health; Vol 15. 2015 Oct 16. DeLong WBPolissar NLNeradilek MBLaam LA To the Editor: “Re: Controversy: Acute Cauda Equina Syndrome Caused by a Disk Lesion: Is Emergent Surgery the Correct Option?” by Mahadevappa et al; “Surgical Decompression Remains the Standard of Care,” by McLain et al.; Spine; Vol 40(20). 2015 Oct 15. Campbell LJLi QLi Y Does Nursing Home Ownership Change Affect Family Ratings on Experience with Care?; Journal of aging & social policy; Vol 27(4). 2015 Oct. 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. Sanders MWinters PFiscella K Preliminary validation of a scale to measure patient perceived similarity to their navigator.; BMC research notes; Vol 8. 2015 Aug 29. Gramling RGajary-Coots EStanek SDougoud NPyke HThomas MCimino JSanders MAlexander SCEpstein RFiscella KGramling DLadwig SAnderson WPantilat SNorton SA Design of, and enrollment in, the palliative care communication research initiative: a direct-observation cohort study.; BMC palliative care; Vol 14. 2015 Aug 19. Stanley BBrown GKCurrier GWLyons CChesin MKnox KL Brief Intervention and Follow-Up for Suicidal Patients With Repeat Emergency Department Visits Enhances Treatment Engagement.; American journal of public health; Vol 105(8). 2015 Aug. Mukamel DBYe ZGlance LGLi Y Does mandating nursing home participation in quality reporting make a difference? Evidence from Massachusetts.; Medical care; Vol 53(8). 2015 Aug. 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. Ye ZMukamel DBHuang SSLi YTemkin-Greener H Healthcare-associated pathogens and nursing home policies and practices: results from a national survey.; Infection control and hospital epidemiology; Vol 36(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. Campbell LJLi QLi Y Healthcare worker influenza vaccination in Oregon nursing homes: correlates of facility characteristics.; Journal of the American Medical Directors Association; Vol 15(10). 2014 Oct. Hunter BDDhakal SVoci SGoldstein NPConstine LS Pleural effusions in patients with Hodgkin lymphoma: clinical predictors and associations with outcome.; Leukemia & lymphoma; Vol 55(8). 2014 Aug. Li YYe ZGlance LGTemkin-Greener H Trends in family ratings of experience with care and racial disparities among Maryland nursing homes.; Medical care; Vol 52(7). 2014 Jul. Carroll JKWinters PCSanders MRDecker FNgo TSciamanna CN Clinician-targeted intervention and patient-reported counseling on physical activity.; Preventing chronic disease; Vol 11. 2014 May 29. Kannan VDVeazie PJ Predictors of avoiding medical care and reasons for avoidance behavior.; Medical care; Vol 52(4). 2014 Apr. Campbell LJLi QLi Y Health care worker influenza vaccination in Oregon nursing homes: correlates of facility characteristics.; Journal of the American Medical Directors Association; Vol 15(11). 2014. 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. Carroll JKFiscella KEpstein RMSanders MRWinters PCMoorhead SAvan Osch LWilliams GC Physical activity counseling intervention at a federally qualified health center: improves autonomy-supportiveness, but not patients' perceived competence.; Patient education and counseling; Vol 92(3). 2013 Sep. Li YCai XYe ZGlance LGHarrington CMukamel DB Satisfaction with Massachusetts nursing home care was generally high during 2005-09, with some variability across facilities.; Health affairs (Project Hope); Vol 32(8). 2013 Aug. Sanders MRWinters PFortuna RJMendoza MBerliant MClark LFiscella K Internet access and patient portal readiness among patients in a group of inner-city safety-net practices.; The Journal of ambulatory care management; Vol 36(3). 2013 Jul. Greenberg KBMakino KKColes MS Factors associated with provision of long-acting reversible contraception among adolescent health care providers.; The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine; Vol 52(3). 2013 Mar. Carroll JKFiscella KEpstein RMSanders MRWilliams GC A 5A's communication intervention to promote physical activity in underserved populations.; BMC health services research; Vol 12. 2012 Oct 30. Coles MSMakino KKPhelps R Knowledge of medication abortion among adolescent medicine providers.; The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine; Vol 50(4). 2012 Apr. Coles MSMakino KKStanwood NL Contraceptive experiences among adolescents who experience unintended birth.; Contraception; Vol 84(6). 2011 Dec. Yosha AMCarroll JKHendren SSalamone CMSanders MFiscella KEpstein RM Patient navigation from the paired perspectives of cancer patients and navigators: a qualitative analysis.; Patient education and counseling; Vol 82(3). 2011 Mar. Coles MSMakino KKStanwood NLDozier AKlein JD How are restrictive abortion statutes associated with unintended teen birth?; The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine; Vol 47(2). 2010 Aug. Nieminen LRMakino KKMehta NVirkkunen MKim HYHibbeln JR Relationship between omega-3 fatty acids and plasma neuroactive steroids in alcoholism, depression and controls.; Prostaglandins, leukotrienes, and essential fatty acids; Vol 75(4-5). 2006 Oct. Hibbeln JRMakino KKMartin CEDickerson FBoronow JFenton WS Smoking, gender, and dietary influences on erythrocyte essential fatty acid composition among patients with schizophrenia or schizoaffective disorder.; Biological psychiatry; Vol 53(5). 2003 Mar 01.