July 2023 Newsletter – Publications

Here you will find a list of publications affiliated with the Sheps Center from March 2023 – July 2023.


  1. Kent, E. E., deJong, N. A., Barnette, H., Deaton, S., Appert, K., Ming, D. Y. (2023). Caregiving across the life course: a health policy priority for North Carolina. North Carolina Medical Journal, 84(3), 114-118.
  2. Mayo-Wilson E, Qureshi R, Li T. Conducting separate reviews of benefits and harms could improve systematic reviews and meta-analyses. Syst Rev. 2023 Apr 15;12(1):67.
  3. Grant, S., Mayo-Wilson, E., Kianersi, S. et al. Open Science Standards at Journals that Inform Evidence-Based Policy. Prev Sci (2023). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11121-023-01543-z.
  4. Mayo-Wilson E, Grant S, Supplee L, Kianersi S, Amin A, DeHaven A, Mellor D. Evaluating implementation of the Transparency and Openness Promotion (TOP) guidelines: the TRUST process for rating journal policies, procedures, and practices. Res Integr Peer Rev. 2021 Jun 2;6(1):9.
  5. Naaman K, Grant S, Kianersi S, Supplee L, Henschel B, Mayo-Wilson E. Exploring enablers and barriers to implementing the Transparency and Openness Promotion Guidelines: a theory-based survey of journal editors. R Soc Open Sci. 2023 Feb 1;10(2):221093.
  6. Junqueira DR, Zorzela L, Golder S, Loke Y, Gagnier JJ, Julious SA, Li T, Mayo-Wilson E, Pham B, Phillips R, Santaguida P, Scherer RW, Gøtzsche PC, Moher D, Ioannidis JPA, Vohra S; CONSORT Harms Group. CONSORT Harms 2022 statement, explanation, and elaboration: updated guideline for the reporting of harms in randomized trials. J Clin Epidemiol. 2023 Apr 22:S0895-4356(23)00090-2.
  7. Raffa BJ, Schilling S, Henry MK, Ritter V, Bennett CE, Huang JS, Laub N. Ingestion of Illicit Substances by Young Children Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic. JAMA Netw Open. 2023 Apr 3;6(4):e239549.
  8. Raffa BJ, Swartz JJ, Ranapurwala SI, Zhao C, Cholera R. Immigration Policy and the Health of Latina Mothers and Their Infants. J Immigr Minor Health. 2023 Apr 5.
  9. Pathak S, Kearin K, Kahkoska AR, Fuller KA, Staats B, Albright J, Stürmer T, Buse JB, Urick BY (2023). Impact of Expanding Access to Continuous Glucose Monitoring Systems Among Insulin Users with Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes. Diabetes Technol Ther. 25(3):169-177.
  10. Urick BY, Peters A, Pathak S, Vest MH, Colmenares E, Blanchard C, Easter J, Foushee L, DeFalco P. Telehealth medication management and health care spending in a Medicare Accountable Care Organization (2023). J Manag Care Spec Pharm. 29(4):357-364.
  11. Hughes PM, Graaf G, deJong NA, Thomas KC. Emotional Support Among Parents of Children With Adverse Childhood Experiences. J Pediatr Health Care. 2023 May 26:S0891-5245(23)00125-6.
  12. Hughes P.M., Phillips D.C., McGrath R. E., & Thomas K.C. (In Press). Examining Psychologist Prescriptive Authority as a Cost-Effective Strategy for Reducing Suicide Rates. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice.
  13. Flythe JE. Dialysis-Past, Present, and Future: A Kidney360 Perspectives Series. Kidney360. 2023 May 1;4(5):567-568.
  14. Berkowitz SA, Basu S, Hanmer J. Response to Ojha and Lu. J Gen Intern Med. 2023 May 1.
  15. Herb J, Rodriguez-Ormaza N, Cunningham C, Bartl N, Jadi J, Charles A, Reid T. Gastrostomy Tube Outcomes Among Surgical and Non-Surgical Services: A Retrospective Review. Am Surg. 2023 Apr;89(4):813-820.
  16. Lanier P, Rose R, Domino ME. Comparing Medicaid Expenditures for Standard and Enhanced Therapeutic Foster Care. Adm Policy Ment Health. 2023 May 9:1–10.
  17. Molony SL, Fazio S, Sanchez R, Montminy J, Rulison M, McGuire RD, Feinn R, Jeon S, Montesano R, Prophater L, VanHaitsma K, Zimmerman S. Applying person-centered research ethics in the design of dementia-specific measures. J Aging Stud. 2023 Jun;65:101139.
  18. Raffa BJ, Muellers KA, Andreadis K, Ancker JS, Flower KB, Horowitz CR,Kaushal R, Lin JJ. A Qualitative Study on Using Telemedicine for Precepting and Teaching in the Academic Setting. Acad Med. 2023 Jun 5.
  19. Hughes PM, Phillips DC, Fagan EB. Prescribing psychologists: Forgotten providers in the battle against opioid use disorder. Addiction. 2023 Jul;118(7):1398-1399.
  20. Harrison WN, Kumar A, Quinonez R, Stephens JR. Things We Do or No Reason™: Routinely hospitalizing children with fecal impaction for inpatient cleanouts. J Hosp Med. 2023 May;18(5):439-443.
  21. Berkowitz SA, Orr CJ. Three Lessons About Diabetes and the Social Determinants of Health. Diabetes Care. 2023 Jun 24:dci230045.
  22. Sleath B, Carpenter DM, Davis SA, Budenz DL, Muir KW, Romero MS, Lee C, Tudor G, Garcia N, Adjei AA, Robin AL. Improving Black Patient Question-Asking and Provider Education During Glaucoma Visits. Ophthalmol Glaucoma. 2023 Mar-Apr;6(2):206-214.
  23. Berkowitz SA, Palakshappa D. Gaps in the welfare state: A role-based model of poverty risk in the U.S. PLoS One. 2023 Apr 13;18(4):e0284251.
  24. Tandan M, Kaup ML, Cornelison LJ, Zimmerman S. The relationship between person-centered care in nursing homes and COVID-19 infection, hospitalization, and mortality rates. Geriatr Nurs. 2023 May-Jun;51:253-257.
  25. Reiter KL, Gurzenda S, Thompson K, Holmes GM, Pink GH. Supporting Critical Access Hospital operational and financial improvement through the Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Program. J Rural Health. 2023 Apr 21.
  26. Stancill LB, Ponder MG, Kinlaw AC, Teal L, Sickbert-Bennett EE, Weber DJ, DiBiase LM. Methodologic challenges and lessons learned through conducting a hospital-based Salmonella Javiana case-control study. Am J Infect Control. 2023 Mar 24:S0196-6553(23)00127-X.
  27. Weinstein JM, Urick B, Pathak S, Fuller KA, Albright J, Stürmer T, Buse JB, Kahkoska AR. Impact of Continuous Glucose Monitoring Initiation on Emergency Health Services Utilization. Diabetes Care. 2023 Jun 19:dc230341.
  28. Potter AJ, Wright B, Akiyama J, Stehlin GG, Trivedi AN, Wolinsky FD. Primary care patterns among dual eligibles with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2023 Apr;71(4):1259-1266.
  29. Planey AM, Bozkurt B, Aijaz M, Weinstein J, Khairat S, Shea CM. Telehealth Use by Pregnancy Stage Among Commercially Insured Patients in the United States, 2016-2019. Telemed J E Health. 2023 Jun 15.
  30. Miller VE, Pence BW, Fitch KV, Swilley-Martinez M, Kavee AL, Dorris S, Cooper T, Keil AP, Gaynes BN, Carey TS, Goldston D, Ranapurwala S. Hurricane Florence and suicide mortality in North Carolina: a controlled interrupted time-series analysis. Inj Prev. 2023 Apr;29(2):180-185.
  31. Flythe JE, Forfang D, Harris RC, Wood D, Hurst FP, Tarver ME; Building Capacity to Incorporate Patient Preferences into the Development of Innovative Alternatives to Renal Replacement Therapy team. Risk Tolerance in the Setting of Wearable Dialysis Devices: A Patient Preference Study Using the Threshold Technique. J Am Soc Nephrol. 2023 Jun 1;34(6):951-954.
  32. Videka L, Page C, Buche J, Neale J, Evans E, Beck AJ, Grazier KL, Railey JA, Gaiser M. Peer Support Services in Behavioral Health Facilities: Secondary Analysis From Two National Surveys. Psychiatr Serv. 2023 May 31:appips20220366.
  33. Sleath B, Carpenter DM, Budenz DL, Muir KW, Romero MS, Tudor G, Garcia N, Adjei AA, Robin AL. Provider use of a participatory decision-making style with African American patients with glaucoma. Patient Educ Couns. 2023 Jun;111:107679.
  34. Tran AK, Knafl GJ, Baernholdt M, Fraher EP, Jones CB. Where are the critical care nurses? A statewide analysis of actively practicing nurses’ transitions out of the clinical area. Nurs Outlook. 2023 Mar 24;71(3):101947.
  35. Enyioha C, Loufman LM, Grewe ME, Cené CW, Khairat S, Goldstein AO, Kistler CE. Black Smokers’ Preferences for Features of a Smoking Cessation App: Qualitative Study. JMIR Form Res. 2023 May 30;7:e43603.
  36. Ayangeakaa SD, Kerr J, Combs R, Harris L, Sears J, Parker K, Sterrett-Hong E. Understanding Influences on Intention to Use Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Among African American Young Adults. J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2023 Apr;10(2):899-910.
  37. Hughes PM, McGrath RE, Thomas KC. Evaluating the impact of prescriptive authority for psychologists on the rate of deaths attributed to mental illness. Res Social Adm Pharm. 2023 Apr;19(4):667-672.
  38. Cummings DM, Jones S, Bushnell C, Halladay J, Hart S, Kinlaw AC, Psioda M, Wen F, Sissine M, Duncan P. Disparate statin prescribing following hospital discharge for stroke or transient ischemic attack: Findings from COMPASS. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2023 Mar 16.
  39. Poliseno A, Ferguson E, Perry R, Munson A, Davis A, Hill L, Keys J, White N, Farel C, Gay C, Golin C, Rosen E, Kashuba A. Establishing Novel Antiretroviral Imaging for Hair to Elucidate Nonadherence: Protocol for a Single-Arm Cross-sectional Study. JMIR Res Protoc. 2023 Apr 21;12:e41188.
  40. Pun PH, Assimon MM, Wang L, Al-Khatib SM, Brookhart MA, Weber DJ, Winkelmayer WC, Flythe JE. QT-Prolonging Antibiotics, Serum-to-Dialysate Potassium Gradient, and Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death Among Patients Receiving Maintenance Hemodialysis. Kidney Med. 2023 Feb 15;5(5):100618.
  41. Shikany JM, Safford MM, Cherrington AL, Halladay JR, Anabtawi M, Richman EL, Adams AD, Holt C, Oparil S, Soroka O, Cummings DM. Recruitment and retention of primary care practices in the Southeastern Collaboration to Improve Blood Pressure Control. Contemp Clin Trials Commun. 2023 Jan 16;32:101059.
  42. Khairat S, Chourasia P, Muellers KA, Andreadis K, Lin JJ, Ancker JS. Patient and Provider Recommendations for Improved Telemedicine User Experience in Primary Care: A Multi-Center Qualitative Study. Telemed Rep. 2023 Mar 20;4(1):21-29.
  43. Biddell CB, Waters AR, Angove RSM, Gallagher KD, Rosenstein DL, Spees LP, Kent EE, Planey AM, Wheeler SB. Facing financial barriers to healthcare: patient-informed adaptation of a conceptual framework for adults with a history of cancer. Front Psychol. 2023 May 15;14:1178517.
  44. Hanson LC, Meeks N, Guo J, Alonzo TRM, Mitchell KM, Gallagher M, Toles M, Harder B, Zimmerman S. Comfort First: Development and pilot testing of a web-based video training to disseminate Comfort Matters dementia care. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2023 Mar 27.
  45. Lindner SR, Balasubramanian B, Marino M, McConnell KJ, Kottke TE, Edwards ST, Cykert S, Cohen DJ. Estimating the Cardiovascular Disease Risk Reduction of a Quality Improvement Initiative in Primary Care: Findings from EvidenceNOW. J Am Board Fam Med. 2023 May 8;36(3):462-476.
  46. Gazarian M, Horton DB, Carleton B, Kinlaw AC, Bushnell GA, Czaja AS, Durrieu G, Gorman EF, Titievsky L, Zito J, Slaughter JL, dosReis S. Optimizing therapeutic decision-making for off-label medicines use: A scoping review and consensus recommendations for improving practice and research<sup></sup>. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2023 May 19.
  47. Fraher E, Page CP, Hawes EM, Galloway E, Pathak S, Tomola L, Holmes GM. Bolstering the rural physician workforce in underserved communities: Are Rural Residency Planning and Development Programs finding the sweet spot? J Rural Health. 2023 Jun;39(3):521-528.
  48. Hynes DM, Thomas KC. Realigning theory with evidence to understand the role of care coordination in mental health services research. Int J Care Coord. 2023 Jun;26(2):55-61.
  49. Hughes PM, Carda-Auten J, DiRosa EA, Carpenter D, Rosen DL. “You can get a couple of ramen noodle packs for a Buspar<sup>Ⓡ</sup>”: A qualitative examination of medication access, policy, and procedures in southern jails. Res Social Adm Pharm. 2023 May 28:S1551-7411(23)00277-2.
  50. Berkowitz SA, Dave G, Venkataramani AS. Potential gaps in income support policies for those in poor health: The case of the earned income tax credit-A cross sectional analysis. SSM Popul Health. 2023 May 12;23:101429.
  51. Wright M, Thomas KC, Carpenter D, Lee C, Coyne I, Garcia N, Adjei A, Sleath B. Co-designing a website with and for youth, so they can better manage their health. PEC Innov. 2023 May 9;2:100164.
  52. Mehrotra R, Davison SN, Farrington K, Flythe JE, Foo M, Madero M, Morton RL, Tsukamoto Y, Unruh ML, Cheung M, Jadoul M, Winkelmayer WC, Brown EA; Conference Participants. Managing the symptom burden associated with maintenance dialysis: conclusions from a Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) Controversies Conference. Kidney Int. 2023 Jun 7:S0085-2538(23)00399-X.
  53. Duchesneau ED, Shmuel S, Faurot KR, Musty A, Park J, Stürmer T, Kinlaw AC, Yang YC, Lund JL. Missing data approaches in longitudinal studies of aging: A case example using the National Health and Aging Trends Study. PLoS One. 2023 Jun 8;18(6):e0286984.
  54. Sleath B, Carpenter DM, Budenz DL, Muir KW, Romero MS, Adjei AA, Beznos B, Tudor G, Garcia N, Robin AL. A Pre-Visit Intervention’s Influence on Glaucoma Topics Discussed Between Black Patients and Providers. Ophthalmol Glaucoma. 2023 Jul 11:S2589-4196(23)00129-1. Epub ahead of print.
  55. Li CX, Cole SR, Seligman HK, Berkowitz SA. Comparing per-protocol effect estimates for population health RCTs: A re-analysis of the Feeding America Intervention Trial for Health for Diabetes Mellitus. Am J Epidemiol. 2023 Jul 7:kwad156. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwad156. Epub ahead of print.
  56. Duchesneau ED, Shmuel S, Faurot KR, Park J, Musty A, Pate V, Kinlaw AC, Stürmer T, Yang YC, Funk MJ, Lund JL. Translation of a claims-based frailty index from International Classification of Diseases 9th Revision to 10th Revision. Am J Epidemiol. 2023 Jul 11:kwad151. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwad151. Epub ahead of print.
  57. Pinheiro SO, Rushton S, Konrad TR, McLean HS, Bartlett KW, Blazar M, Hibbard ST, Barnett JS. Design and Evaluation of an Interprofessional Preceptor Development Mini-Fellowship Program. J Contin Educ Health Prof. 2023 Jul 19. doi: 10.1097/CEH.0000000000000525. Epub ahead of print.
  58. Golin CE, Rosen EP, Ferguson EG, Perry NR, Poliseno AJ, Munson AJ, Davis A, Hill LM, Keys J, White NR, Farel CE, Kashuba A. Feasibility, Acceptability and Appropriateness of MedViewer: A Novel Hair-Based Antiretroviral Real-Time Clinical Monitoring Tool Providing Adherence Feedback to Patients and Their Providers. AIDS Behav. 2023 Jul 26. doi: 10.1007/s10461-023-04104-1. Epub ahead of print.