DEPARTMENT OF EPIDEMIOLOGY & BIOSTATISTICS

Faculty & Staff Publications

Publications by Dr. Brad Pollock

Reyes; M.; Steinhelper, M.; Alvarez, J.; Escobedo, D.; Pearce, J.; Valvano, J.; Pollock, B.; Wei, C-L.; Kottam, A.; Altman, D.; Lee, S.; Bailey, S.; Thomsen, S.; Freeman, G.; Feldman, M. Impact of physiologic variables and genetic background on myocardial frequency-resistivity relations in the intact beating murine heart. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2006 Oct;291(4):H1659-69. Epub 2006 May 12.

Foliart, D.E.; Pollock, B.H.; Mezei, G.; Iriye, R.; Silva, J.M.; Ebi, K.L.; Kheifets, L.; Link, M.P.; Kavet, R. Magnetic field exposure and long-term survival among children with leukaemia. Br J Cancer. vol. 94, 2006, pp. 161-4.

Grabinski, J.L.; Smith, L.S.; Chisholm, G.B.; Drengler, R.; Rodriguez, G.I.; Lang, A.S.; Kalter, S.P.; Garner, A.M.; Fichtel, L.M.: Hollsten, J.; Pollock, B.H.; Kuhn, J.G. Genotypic and allelic frequencies of SULT1A1 polymorphisms in women receiving adjuvant tamoxifen therapy. Breast Cancer Res Treat. Vol. 95, 2005 pp. 13-16.

Baillargeon J, Langevin AM, Lewis M, Thomas PJ, Mullins J, Dugan J, Pollock BH. L-asparaginase as a marker of chemotherapy dose modification in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Cancer, vol. 104, 2005 pp. 2858-61.

Cavanaugh, S.X.; Fuller, C.D.; Kupelian, P.A.; Reddy, C.; Bradshaw, P.; Pollock, B.H.; Fuss, M. Time and PSA threshold model prognosticates long-term overall and disease-specific survival in prostate cancer patients as early as 3 months after external beam radiation therapy. Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis., vol. 8, 2005, pp. 353-8.

Hirschman, B.A.; Pollock, B.H.; Tomlinson, G.E. The Spectrum of APC Mutations in Children with Hepatoblastoma from Familial Adenomatous Polyposis Kindreds. J Pediatr. Vol. 147, 2005, pp. 263-6.

Learn, P.A.; Yeh, I.T.; McNutt, M.; Chisholm, G.B.; Pollock, B.H.; Rousseau, D.L., Jr.; Sharkey, F.E.; Cruz,A.B.; Kahlenberg, M.S. HER-2/neu expression as a predictor of response to neoadjuvant docetaxel in patients with operable breast carcinoma. Cancer, vol. 103, 2005; pp. 2252-60.

Baillargeon, J.; Langevin, A.M.; Mullins, J.; Ferry, R.J., Jr.; Deangulo, G.; Thomas, P.J.; Estrada, J.; Pitney, A.; Pollock, B.H. Transient hyperglycemia in Hispanic children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer, vol. 44, 2005, pp. 1-4.

Baillargeon, J.; Langevin, A.M.; Lewis, M.: Grady, J.J.; Thomas, P.J.; Mullins, J.; Estrada, J.: Pitney, A.; Sacks, N.: Pollock, B.H. Therapy-related changes in body size in Hispanic children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Cancer, vol. 103, 2005, pp. 1725-9.

Baillargeon, J.G.; Pollock, B.H.; Kristal, A.; Bradshaw, P.; Hernandez, J.; Basler, J.; Higgins, B.; Lynch, S.; Rozanski, T.; Troyer, D.; Thompson, I. The association of body mass index and prostate specific antigen in a population-based study. Cancer, vol. 103, 2005, pp. 1092-5.

Cavanaugh, S.X.; Kupelian, P.A.; Fuller, C.D.; Reddy, C; Bradshaw P.; Pollock, B.H.; Fuss, F. Early prostate-specific antigen (PSA) kinetics following prostate carcinoma radiotherapy: prognostic value of a time-and-PSA threshold model. Cancer, vol. 101, 2004, pp. 96-105.

Baillargeon, J.; Pollock, B.H.; Leach, C.T.; Gao, S.J. The association of neoplasms and HIV infection in the correctional setting. Int J STD AIDS, vol. 15, 2004, pp. 348-51.

Pakakasama, S.; Chen, T.T.; Frawley, W.; Muller, C.Y.; Douglass, E.C.; Lee, R.; Pollock, B.H.; Tomlinson, G.E. CCND1 polymorphism and age of onset of hepatoblastoma. Oncogene, vol. 10, 2004, pp. 4789-92.

Baillargeon, J.; Kelley, M.F.; Leach, C.T.; Baillargeon, G.; Pollock, B.H. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection in the Texas prison system. Clin Infect Dis, vol. 38, 2004, pp. e92-5.

Baillargeon, J.; Pollock, B.H.; Leach, C.T.; Gao, S.J. The association of neoplasms and HIV infection in the correctional setting. Int J STD AIDS, vol. 15, 2004, pp 348-51.

Menegaux, F.; Olshan, A.F.; Neglia, J.P.; Pollock, B.H.; Bondy, M.L. Day care, childhood infections, and risk of neuroblastoma. Am J Epidemiol, vol. 159, 2004, pp. 843-51.

Thompson, I.M.; Leach, R.; Troyer, D.; Pollock, B.H.; Naylor, S.; Higgins, B. Relationship of body mass index and prostate specific antigen in a population-based study. Urol Oncol, vol. 22, 2004, pp. 127-31.

Cook, M.N.; Olshan, A.F.; Guess, H.A.; Savitz, D.A.; Poole, C.; Blatt, J.; Bondy, M.L.; Pollock B.H. Maternal medication use and neuroblastoma in offspring. American Journal of Epidemiology, vol. 159, 2004, pp. 721-31.

Thompson, I.M.; Albanes, D.; Basler, J.W.; Crawford, E.D.; Denis, L.J.; Djavan, B. et al. First International Conference on Chemoprevention of Prostate Cancer. Journal of Urology, vol. 171, 2004.

Thompson, I.M.; Basler, J.; Hensley, D.; von Merveldt, D.; Jenkins, C.A.; Higgins, B.; Leach, R.; Troyer, D.; Pollock, B. Prostate cancer prevention: what do we known now, and when will we know more? Clinical Prostate Cancer, vol. 1, 2003, pp. 215-220.

Pollock, B.H.; Jenson, H.B.; Leach, C.T.; McClain, K.L.; Hutchison, R.E.; Garzarella, L.; Joshi, V.V.; Parmley, R.T.; Murphy, S.B. Risk factors for pediatric human immunodeficiency virus-related malignancy. JAMA, vol. 289, 2003, pp. 2393-9.

Leach, R.; Pollock, B.H.; Basler, J.; Troyer, D.; Naylor, S.; Thompson, I.M. Chemoprevention of prostate cancer: Focus on key opportunities and clinical trials. Urol Clin N Am, vol. 30, 2003, pp. 227-237.

Thomas, C.T.; Bradshaw, P.T.; Pollock, B.H.; Montie, J.E.; Taylor, J.M.; Thames, H.D.; McLaughlin, P.W.; DeBiose, D.A.;Hussey, D.H.; Wahl, R.L. Indium-111-capromab pendetide radioimmunoscintigraphy and prognosis for durable biochemical response to salvage radiation therapy in men after failed prostatectomy. J Clin Oncol, vol. 21, 2003, pp. 1715-21.

Mehta, P.; Pollock, B.H.; Nugent M.; Horowitz, M.; Wingard, J.R. Access to stem cell transplantation: do women fare as well as men? Am J Hematol, vol. 72, 2003, pp. 99-102.

Pillai, M.R.; Sreevidya, S.; Pollock, B.H.; Jayaprakash, P.G.; Herman, B. Human papillomavirus type 16 E6 and E7 gene variations in Indian cervical cancer. Gynecol Oncol, vol. 87, 2002, pp. 268-73.

Pillai, M.R.; Sreevidya, S.; Pollock, B.H.; Jayaprakash, P.G.; Herman, B. Polymorphism at codon 72 of p53, human papillomavirus, and cervical cancer in South India. J Cancer Res Clin Oncol, vol. 128, 2002, pp. 627-31.

Zumberg, M.S.; del Rosario, M.L.; Nejame, C.F.; Pollock, B.H.; Garzarella, L.; Kao, K.J.; Lottenberg, R.; Wingard, J.R. A prospective randomized trial of prophylactic platelet transfusion and bleeding incidence in hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients: 10,000/L versus 20,000/microL trigger. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant, vol. 8, 2002, pp. 569-76.

Balic, I.; Graham, S.T.; Troyer, D.A.; Higgins, B.A.; Pollock, B.H.; Johnson-Pais, T.L.; Thompson, I.M.; Leach, R.J. Androgen receptor length polymorphism associated with prostate cancer risk in Hispanic men. Journal of Urology, vol. 168, 2002, pp. 2245-48.

Olshan, A.F.; Smith, J.C.; Bondy, M.L.; Neglia, J.P.; Pollock, B.H. Maternal vitamin use and reduced risk of neuroblastoma. Epidemiology, vol. 13, 2002, pp. 575-80.

Daniels, J.L.; Olshan, A.F.; Pollock, B.H.; Shah, N.R.; Stram, D.O. Breast-feeding and neuroblastoma, USA and Canada. Cancer Causes Control, vol. 13, 2002, pp. 401-5.

Ogden, A.K.; Pollock, B.H.; Bernstein, M.L.; Camitta, B.; Buchanan, G.R. Intermediate dose-methotrexate and intravenous 6-mercaptopurine chemotherapy for children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia who failed initial induction therapy. Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, vol. 24, 2002, pp. 182-7.

Leach, C.T.; Pollock, B.H.; McClain, K.L; Parmley, R.T.; Murphy, S.B.; Jenson, H.B. Human herpesvirus 6 (HHV-6) and cytomegalovirus (CMV) infections in children with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) and cancer. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, vol. 21, 2002, pp. 125-32.

Minn, A.Y.; Pollock, B.H.; Garzarella, L.; Dahl, G.V.; Kun, L.E.; Ducore, J.M.; Shibata, A.; Kepner, J.; Fisher, P.G. Surveillance neuroimaging to detect relapse in childhood brain tumors: a Pediatric Oncology Group study. Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol. 21, 2001, pp. 4135-40.

De Roos, A.C.; Teschke, K.; Savitz, D.A.; Poole, C.; Grufferman, S.; Pollock, B.H.; Olshan, A.F. Parental occupational exposures to electromagnetic fields and radiation and the incidence of neuroblastoma in offspring. American Journal of Epidemiology, vol. 12, 2001, pp. 508-17.

Hamrick, S.E.G.; Olshan, A.F.; Neglia, J.P.; Pollock, B.H. Association of pregnancy history and birth characteristics with neuroblastoma: a report from the Children's Cancer Group and the Pediatric Oncology Group. Pediatric & Perinatal Epidemiology, vol. 15, 2001, pp. 328-37.

De Roos, A.J.; Olshan, A.F.; Teschke, K.; Poole, C.; Savitz, D.A.; Blatt, J.; Bondy, M.L.; Pollock BH. Parental occupational exposures to chemicals and incidence of neuroblastoma in offspring. Am J Epidemiol. Vol. 154, 2001, pp. 106-14.

Khan, S.A.; Gaa, B.; Pollock, B.H.; Shea, B.; Reddy, V.; Wingard, J.R.; Moreb, J.S. Engraftment syndrome in breast cancer patients after stem cell transplantation is associated with poor long-term survival. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. Vol. 2001, pp. 433-8.

Bernstein. H.M.; Pollock, B.H.; Calhoun, D.A.; Christensen, R.D. Administration of recombinant granulocyte colony-stimulating factor to neonates with septicemia: a meta-analysis. Journal of Pediatrics, vol. 138, 2001, pp. 917-20.

Del Vecchio, A.; Sola, M.C.; Theriaque, D.W.; Hutson, A.D.; Kao, K.J.; Wright, D.; Garcia, M.G.; Pollock, B.H.; Christensen, R. D. Platelet transfusions in the neonatal intensive care unit: factors predicting which patients will require multiple transfusions. Transfusion, vol. 41, 2001 pp. 803-8.

Shah, S.J.; Taub, J.W.; Witt, T.L.; Pollock, B.H.; Ding, B.C.; Moore, D.S.; Amylon, M.; Pullen, J.; Ravindranath, Y.; Matherly, L.H. Relationship of p15 and p16 gene alterations to elevated dihydrofolate reductase in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia. British Journal of Haematology, vol. 113, 2001, pp. 746-56.

Borst, S.E.; de Hoyos, D.V.; Garzarella, L.; Vincent, K.; Pollock, B.H.; Lowenthal, D.T.; Pollock, M.L. Effects of resistance training on insulin-like growth factor-I and IGF binding proteins. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise, vol. 33, 2001, pp. 648-53.

Infante, J.R.; Rosenbloom, A.L.; Silverstein, J.H.; Garzarella, L.; Pollock, B.H. Changes in frequency of limited joint mobility in children with type I diabetes mellitus between 1976-78 and 1998. Journal of Pediatrics, vol. 138, 2001, pp. 33-37.

Sugrue, M.W.; Williams, K.; Pollock, B.H.; Khan, S.; Peracha, S.; Wingard, J.R.; Moreb, J.S. Characterization and outcome of "hard to mobilize" lymphoma patients undergoing autologous stem cell transplantation. Leukemia and Lymphoma, vol. 39, 2000, pp. 509-19.

Pollock, B.H. Research on the PRO-SELF intervention program. Seminars in Nursing Oncology, vol. 16, 2000, pp. 311-314.

Mandrell, B.N.; Ruccione, K.; Dodd, M.; Moore, J.; Nelson, A.E.; Pollock, B.; Stewart, J.L.; Stutzer, C.; Westlake, S.K. Applying the concept of self-care to pediatric oncology patients. Seminars in Nursing Oncology, vol. 16, 2000, pp. 315-316.

Daniels, J.L.; Olshan, A.F.; Teschke, K.; Hertz-Piciotto, I.; Savitz, D.A.; Blatt, J.; Bondy, M.L.; Neglia, J.P.; Pollock, B.H.; Cohn, S.L.; Look, A.T.; Seeger, R.C.; Castleberry, R.P. Residential pesticide exposure and neuroblastoma. Epidemiology, vol. 12, 2001, pp. 20-7.

Yang, Q.; Olshan, A.F.; Bondy, M.L.; Shah, N.R.; Pollock, B.H.; Seeger, R.C.; Look, A.T.; Cohn, S.L. Parental smoking and alcohol and risk of neuroblastoma. Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention, vol. 9, 2000, pp. 967-72.

Abshire, T.C.; Pollock, B.H.; Billett, A.L.; Bradley, P.; Buchanan, G.R. Weekly polyethylene glycol (PEG) conjugated L-asparaginase produces superior induction remission rates in childhood relapsed acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL): a Pediatric Oncology Group (POG) study. Blood, vol. 96, 2000, pp. 1709-15.

Pollock, B.H.; DeBaun, M.R.; Camitta, B; Shuster, J.J.; Ravindranath, Y.; Pullen, D.J.; Land, V.J.; Mahoney, D.H.; Lauer, S.J.; Murphy, S.H. Ethnic difference in the survival of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia: a Pediatric Oncology Group study. Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol. 18, 2000, pp 813-823.

McClain, K.L.; Leach, C.T.; Jenson, H.B.; Joshi, V.V.; Pollock, B.H.; Hutchison, R.E.; Murphy, S.B. Molecular and virologic characteristics of lymphoid malignancies in children with AIDS. Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, vol. 1, 2000, pp 152-159.

Buchanan, G.R.; Rivera, G.K.; Pollock, B.H.; Boyett, J.M.; Chauvenet, A.R., Wagner, H.; Maybee, D.A.; Crist, W.M.; Pinkel, D. Alternating drug pairs with or without periodic reinduction in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in second marrow remission: a Pediatric Oncology Group study. Cancer, vol. 88, 2000, pp 1166-1174.

Olshan, A.F.; De Roos, A.J.; Teschke, K.; Neglia, J.P.; Stam, D.O.; Pollock, B.H.; Castleberry, R.C. Neuroblastoma and parental occupation. Cancer Causes Control, vol. 10, 1999, pp 539-549.

Pollock, B.H. Obstacles and opportunities for the use of health-related quality-of-life assessment in pediatric cancer clinical trials. International Journal of Cancer, supplement 12, 1999, pp 151-153.

Ritchey, A.K.; Pollock, B.H.; Lauer, S.L.; Andejeski, Y.; Buchanan, G.R. Improved survival in children with isolated CNS relapse of acute lymphoblastic leukemia: a Pediatric Oncology Group study. Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol. 17, 1999, pp 3745-3752.

Olshan, A.F.; Smith, J.; Cook, M.N.; Grufferman, S.; Pollock, B.H.; Stram, D.O.; Seeger, R.C.; Cohn, S.L.; Castleberry, R.C.; Bondy, M. Hormone and fertility drug use and the risk of neuroblastoma. American Journal Epidemiology, vol. 150, 1999, pp 930-938.

Ross, J.A.; Swensen, A.R.; Severson, R.K.; Pollock, B.H.; Robison, L.L.; Gurney, J. Seasonal variations in the diagnosis of childhood cancer in the United States. British Journal Cancer, vol. 81, 1999, pp 549-553.

Severgnini, S.; Lowenthal, D.T.; Millard, W.J.; Simmen, F.A.; Pollock, B.H.; Borst, S.E. Altered IGF-I and IDGBPs in senescent male and female rats. Journal of Gerontology A Biol Sci Med Sci., vol. 54, 1999, pp B111-B115.

Leach, C.T.; Frantz, C.; Head, D.R.; Gao, S.J.; McClain, K.L.; Cohen, M.; Campbell, A.B.; Pollock, B.H.; Murphy, S.B.; Jenson, H.B. Human herpesvirus-8 (HHV-8) associated with small non-cleaved cell lymphoma in a child with AIDS. American Journal of Hematology, vol. 60, 1999, pp 215-221.

Wafelman, L.S.; Pollock, B.H.; Kreutzeer, J.; Richards, D.S.; Hutchison, A.A. Nonimmune hydrops fetalis: fetal and neonatal outcome during 1983-1992. Biology of the Neonate, vol. 75, 1999, pp 73-81.

James, M.O.; Murali, J.K.M.M.; Cornett, R.; Yan, Z.; Davydova, N.; Henderson, G.N.; Katovich, M.J.; Pollock, B.; Stacpoole, P.W. Pharmacokinetics and metabolism of [14 C]- dichloroacetate (DCA) in the male Sprague-Dawley rat: identification of glycine conjugates, including hippurate, as urinary metabolites of DCA. Drug Metab. Disp., vol. 26, 1998, pp 1134-1143.

Rosenbloom, A.L.; Deeb, L.C.; Allen, L.; Pollock, B.H. Characteritics of pediatric endocrinology practice: a workforce study. Endocrinologist, vol. 8, 1998, pp 2143-218.

Silverstein, J.H.; Gordon, G.; Pollock, B.H.; Rosenbloom, A.L. Long-term glycemic control influences the onset of limited joint mobility in type 1 diabetes. Journal of Pediatrics, vol. 132, 1998, pp 944-947.

Kletzel, M.; Abella, E.M.; Sandler, E.S.; Williams, L.L.; Ogden, A.K,; Pollock, B.H.; Wall, D.A. Thiotepa and cyclophosphamide with stem cell rescue as consolidation therapy for children with high risk neuroblastoma. A phase I/II study of the Pediatric Bone and Marrow Transplant Consortium. Journal Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, vol. 20, 1998, pp 49-54.

Jenson, H.B.; Pollock, B.H. The role of intravenous immune globulin for prevention and treatment of neonatal sepsis. Seminars in Perinatology, vol. 22, 1998, pp 50-63.

Bleyer, W.A.; Tejeda, H.; Murphy, S.B.; Robison, L.L.; Ross, J.A.; Pollock, B.H.; Severson, R.K.; Brawley, O.W.; Smith, M.A.; Ungerleider, R.S. National cancer clinical trials: children have equal access; adolescents do not. Journal of Adolescent Health, vol. 21, 1997, pp 366-373.

Friedman, T.; Slayton, W.B.; Allen, L.S.; Pollock, B.H.; Dumont-Driscoll, M.; Mehta, P.; Graham-Pole, J. Use of alternative therapies for children with cancer. Pediatrics, vol. 100, 1997, pp e1-e6.

Jenson, H.B.; Leach, C.T.; McClain, K.L.; Joshi, V.J.; Pollock, B.H.; Parmley, R.T.; Chadwick, E.G.; Murphy, S.M. Benign and malignant smooth muscle tumors containing Epstein-Barr virus in children with AIDS. Leukemia and Lymphoma, vol. 27, 1997, pp 303-314.

Diccianni, M.B.; Batova, A.; Yu, J.; Vu, T.; Pullen, J.; Amylon, M; Pollock, B.H.; Yu, A.L. Shortened survival after relapse in T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia patients with p16/p15 deletions. Leukemia Research, vol. 21, 1997, pp 549-558.

Swensen, A.R.; Ross, J.A.; Severson, R.K.; Pollock, B.H.; Robison, L.L. The age peak in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia and the potential relationship with socioeconomic status. Cancer, vol. 79, 1997, pp 2045-2051.

Scarpace, P.J.; Matheny, M.; Pollock, B.H.; Tumer, N. Leptin increases uncoupling protein expression and energy expenditure. American Journal of Physiology, vol. 273, 1997, pp E226-E230.

Bernstein, M.L.; Abshire, T.C.; Pollock, B.H.; Devine, S.; Toledano, S.; Steuber, C.P.; Bowman, W.P.; Buchanan, G.R. Idarubicin and cytosine arabinoside reinduction therapy for children with multiple recurrent refractory acute lymphoblastic leukemia: A Pediatric Oncology Group study. Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, vol. 19(1), 1997, pp 68-72.

Jenson, H.B., Pollock, B.H.: Meta-analyses of the effectiveness of intravenous immune globulin for prevention and treatment of neonatal sepsis. Pediatrics, vol. 99, 1997, pp e2-e12.

Bradlyn, A.S.; Ritchey, A.K.; Harris, C.V.; Moore, A.K.; O'Brien, R.T.; Parsons, S.K.; Patterson, K.; Pollock, B.H. Quality of life research in pediatric oncology: research methods and barriers. Cancer, vol. 78, 1996, pp 1333-1339.

Bradlyn, A.S.; Pollock, B.H. A cooperative group report of quality of life research: lessons learned in the Pediatric Oncology Group. Monographs Journal of the National Cancer Institute, vol. 20, 1996, pp 89-90.

Bradlyn, A.S.; Pollock, B.H. Quality-of-life research in the Pediatric Oncology Group: 1991-1995. Monographs Journal of the National Cancer Institute, vol. 20, 1996, pp 49-53.

Ross, J.A.; Severson, R.K.; Pollock, B.H.; Robison, L.L. Childhood cancer in the United States: a geographical analysis of cases from the pediatric cooperative clinical trials groups. Cancer, vol. 77, 1996, pp 201-207.

Dumont-Driscoll, M.; Barbian, L.; Pollock, B.H. Pediatric Residents' Continuity Clinics: how are we really doing? Pediatrics, vol. 96 (4 Pt 1), 1995, pp 616-621.

McClain, K.L.; Leach, C.T.; Jenson, H.B.; Joshi, V.V.; Pollock, B.H.; Parmley, R.T.; DiCarlo, F.J.; Chadwick, E.G.; Murphy, S.B. Association of Epstein-Barr virus with leiomyosarcomas of children with AIDS. New England Journal of Medicine, vol. 332, 1995, pp 12-18.

Sadowitz, P.D.; Dubowy, R.; Souid, A.; Pollock, B.H.; Weinstein, H.; Parmley, R.; Bowman, P.; Land, V.; Vats, T.; Pratt, C.; Buchanan, G.R. A phase I trial of continuous infusion carboplatin and etoposide in children with refractory acute leukemia. Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol. 12, 1994, pp 1969-1973.

Carter, E.R.; Stecenko. A.A.; Pollock, B.H.; Jaeger, M.J. Evaluation of the interrupter technique for the use of assessing airway obstruction in children. Pediatric Pulmonology, vol. 17, 1994, 211-217.

Pollock, B.H. Quality assurance for interventions in clinical trials: cooperative group data monitoring, data management and analysis. Cancer, vol. 74, 1994, pp 2647-2652.

Rosenbloom, A.L.; Guevara-Aguirre, J.; Rosenfeld, R.G.; Pollock, B.H. Growth in growth hormone insensitivity. Trends Endocrinology and Metabolism, vol. 5, 1994, pp 296-303.

Barrett, A.J., Horowitz, M.M.; Pollock, B.H.; Zhang, M.J.; Bortin, M.M.; Buchanan, G.R.; Camitta, B.M.; Ochs, J.; Graham-Pole, J.; Rowlings, P.A.; Rimm, A.A.; Klein, J.P.; Shuster, J.J.; Sobociniski, K.A.; Gale, R.P. Bone marrow transplants from HLA-identical siblings as compared with chemotherapy for children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in a second remission. New England Journal of Medicine, vol. 331, 1994, pp 1253-1258.

Barrett, A.J., Horowitz, M.M.; Pollock, B.H.; Zhang, M.J.; Bortin, M.M.; Buchanan, G.R.; Camitta, B.M.; Ochs, J.; Graham-Pole, J.; Rowlings, P.A.; Rimm, A.A.; Klein, J.P.; Shuster, J.J.; Sobociniski, K.A.; Gale, R.P. Bone marrow transplants from HLA-identical siblings as compared with chemotherapy for children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in a second remission. New England Journal of Medicine, vol. 331, 1994, pp 1253-1258.

Golergant, D.; Dumont-Driscoll, M.; Pollock, B.H.; Eitzman, D.; Neiberger, R.E. Oral rehydration therapy: North Florida physician's attitudes. Journal of the Florida Medical Association, vol. 81, 1994, pp 539-542.

Lauer, S.J.; Ochs, J.; Pollock, B.H.; Buchanan, G.R. Recombinant alpha-2b interferon treatment for childhood T-lymphoblastic disease in relapse: a Pediatric Oncology Group phase II study. Cancer, vol. 74, 1994, pp 197-202.

Katz, J.A.; Pollock, B.H.; Jacaruso, J.; Morad, A. Final attained height in patients successfully treated for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Journal of Pediatrics, vol. 123, 1993, pp 546-552.

Roush, S.W.; Krischer, J.P.; Cox, M.W.; Pollock, B.H. Socioeconomic and demographic factors that predict where children receive cancer care in Florida. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, vol. 46, 1993, pp 535-544.

Ross, J.A.; Severson, R.K.; Robison, L.L.; Pollock, B.H.; Neglia, J.P.; Woods, W.G.; Hammond, G.D. Pediatric cancer in the United States: a collaborative intergroup study with the Children's Cancer Study Group and the Pediatric Oncology Group. Cancer, vol. 71 (10 Supplement), 1993, pp 3415-3421.

Krischer, J.P.; Roush, S.W.; Cox, M.W.; Pollock, B.H. Using a population-based registry to identify patterns of care in childhood cancer in Florida. Cancer, vol. 71 (10 Supplement), 1993, pp 3331-3336.

Lang, F.P.; Pollock, B.H.; Riley, W.J.; Maclaren, N.K.; Barrett, D.J. The temporal association between "γδ" T cells and the natural history of insulin-dependent diabetes. Journal of Autoimmunity, vol. 1, 1993, pp 107-119.

Vietti, J.; Shuster, J.; Amylon, M.; Berard, C.; Borowitz, M.; Bowman, P.; Brecher, M.; Castleberry, R.; Frankel, L.; Falletta, J.; Goorin, A.; Hayes, A.; Hvizdala, E.; Krischer, J.; Land, V.; Link, M.; McWilliams, N.; Murphy, S.; Pick, T.; Pollock, B.; Pullen, J.; Ravindranath, Y.; Smith, E.I.; Steuber, C.P.; Sullivan, M.; van Eys, J.; Wharam, M.; Crist, W. Progress against childhood cancer: The Pediatric Oncology Group experience. Pediatrics, vol. 89, 1992, pp 597-600.

Roush, S.W.; Krischer, J.P.; Pollock, N.C.; Cox, M.W.; Pollock, B.H.; Bayer, J. The incidence of pediatric cancer in Florida, 1981-1986. Cancer, vol. 69, 1992, pp 2212-2219.

Lang, F.P.; Schatz, D.A.; Pollock, B.H.; Riley, W.J.; Maclaren, N.K.; Dumont-Driscoll, M.; Barrett, D.J. Increased T lymphocytes bearing the gamma delta T cell receptor in subjects at high risk for insulin dependent diabetes. Journal of Autoimmunity, vol. 4, 1991, pp 925-933.

Pollock, B.H.; Krischer, J.P.; Vietti, T.J. The interval between symptom onset and diagnosis of pediatric solid tumors. Journal of Pediatrics, vol. 119, 1991, pp 725-732.

Buchanan, G.R.; Boyett, J.M.; Pollock, B.H.; Smith, S.D.; Yanofsky, R.; Kim, T.; Wharam, M.; Crist, W.; Vietti, T.J.; Rivera, G.; Johnson, W. Improved treatment results in boys with isolated overt testicular relapse during or shortly following initial therapy of acute lymphoblastic leukemia: A Pediatric Oncology Group study. Cancer, vol. 68, 1991, pp 48-55.

Ochs, J.; Brecher, M.; Mahoney, D.; Vega, R.; Pollock, B.; Buchanan, G.; Whitehead, M.; Ravindranath, Y.; Freeman, A. Rocombinant interferon alpha given before and in combination with standard chemotherapy in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia in first marrow relapse: A pediatric Oncology Group pilot study. Journal of Clinical Oncology, vol. 9, 1991, pp 777-782.

Ochs, J.; Rivera, G.; Pollock, B.; Buchanan, G.; Crist, W.; Freeman, A. Teniposide (VM-26) and continuous infusion cytosine arabinoside for initial induction failure in childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. A Pediatric Oncology Group Pilot Study. Cancer, vol. 66, 1990, pp 1671-1677.

Pollock, B.H.; Diamond, G.A. Accuracy of heuristic and algorithmic interpretations of cardiac stress tests in comparison to expert clinicians. American Journal of Noninvasive Cardiology, vol. 2, 1988, pp 339-346.

Bobbio, M.; Pollock, B.H., Cohen, I.; Diamond, G.A. Comparative accuracy of clinical tests for diagnosis and prognosis of coronary artery disease. American Journal of Cardiology, vol. 62, 1988, pp 896-900.

Diamond, G.A.; Pollock G.H.; Work, J.W. Clinician decisions and computers. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, vol. 9, 1987, pp 1385-1396.

Ladenheim, M.L.; Kotler, T.S.; Pollock, B.H.; Berman, D.S.; diamond, G.A. Incremental prognostic power of the clinical history, exercise electrocardiography and myocardial perfusion scintigraphy in suspected coronary artery disease. American Journal of Cardiology, vol. 59, 1987, pp 270-277.

Pollock, B.H.; Diamond, G.A. Heuristic and algorithmic interpretation of cardiac stress tests. Proceedings of the American Association of Medical Systems and Informatics, vol. 5, 1986, pp 204-208.

Ladenheim, M.L.; Pollock, B.H.; Rozanski, A.; Berman, D.S.; Staniloff, H.M.; Forrester, J.S.; Diamond, G.A. Extent and severity of myocardial hypoperfusion as predictors of prognosis in patients with suspected coronary artery disease. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, vol. 7, 1986, pp 464-471.

Diamond, G.A.; Rozanski, A.; Forrester, J.S.; Morris, D.; Pollock, B.H.; Staniloff, H.M.; Berman, D.S.; Swan, H.J.C. A model for assessing the sensitivity and specificity of test subject to selection bias: application to exercise radionuclide ventriculography for diagnosis of coronary artery disease. Journal of Chronic Diseases, vol. 39, 1986, pp 349-355.

Pollock, B.H.; Diamond, G.A. CADENZA: Computer-aided diagnosis. Medical Electronics, vol. 16, 1985, pp 95-101.

Rozanski, A., Diamond, G.A.; Jones, R.; Forrester, J.S.; Berman, D.; Morris, D.; Pollock, B.H.; Freeman, M.; Swan, H.J.C. A Format for integrating the interpretation of exercise ejection fraction and wall motion and its application in identifying equivocal responses. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, vol. 5, 1985, pp 238-248.

Staniloff, H.M,; Diamond, G.A.; Pollock, B.H. Probabilistic diagnosis and prognosis of coronary artery disease. Journal of Cardiac Rehabilitation, vol. 4, 1984, pp 518-529.

Pollock, B.H.; Staniloff, H.M.; Diamond, G.A. Computer-assisted interpretation of multiple tests. Cardiovascular Reviews and Reports, vol. 4, 1983, pp 367-375.

Diamond, G.A.; Staniloff, H.M.; Forrester, J.S.; Pollock, B.H.; Swan, H.J.C. Computer-assisted diagnosis in the noninvasive evaluation of patients with suspected coronary artery disease. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, vol. 1, 1983, pp 444-455.

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Publications by Dr. Joel Michalek

Pavuk M, Michalek JE. Prostate Cancer in US Air Force Veterans of the Vietnam War. 2005 (In progress).

Gupta A, Michalek JE, Schecter A, Aragaki C, Roehrborn CG. Serum dioxin, testosterone and subsequent risk of benign prostatic hyperplasia: a prospective cohort study of Air Force veterans. 2005 (In progress).

Pavuk M, Schecter A, Michalek JE. Dioxin, dibenzofurans and polychlorinated biphenyls levels in Comparisons to Agent Orange sprayers attending 2002 medical exam. 2005 (In progress).

Boyle SH, Suarez EC, Michalek JE. Covariation of Psychological Attributes and Incident coronary heart disease. 2005 (In progress).

Ketchum NS, Michalek JE. Length of Life and Physical Examination Attendance: The 20-Year Air Force Health Study. 2005 (In progress).

Pavuk M, Schecter A, and Michalek JE. Dioxin and prostate abnormalities in Veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. 2005 (In progress).

Fujiyoshi P, Michalek JE, and Matsumura F. Dioxin and glucose transporters in adipose tissue of Air Force Veterans of the Vietnam War. 2005 (In progress).

Ketchum NS and Michalek JE. A Matched Analysis of Serum Dioxin and Diabetes Mellitus in Veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. 2005 (In progress).

Edmond C, Birnbaum LS, Michalek JE, DeVito MJ. The influence of variable elimination rate and body fat mass in PBPK model for TCDD in predicting the serum TCDD concentrations from Veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. 2005 (In progress).

Pavuk M, Michalek JE, Schecter A, Ketchum NS, Akhtar FZ, Fox KA. Did TCDD exposure or service in Southeast Asia increase the risk of cancer in Air Force Vietnam veterans who did not spray Agent Orange? Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine 2005 (In press).

Kaats GR, Michalek JE, Preuss HG. An evaluation of the efficacy and safety of a chitosan fiber product using a double-blinded placebo-controlled protocol. 2004 (In submission).

Kingman A, Albers JW, Arezzo JC, Garabrant DH, Michalek JE. Amalgam exposure and neurological function. Neurotoxicology 2005 (In press).

Edmond C, Birnbaum LS, Michalek JE, DeVito MJ. The influence of variable elimination rate and body fat mass in a PBPK model for TCDD in predicting the serum TCDD concentrations from veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. 2004 (In submission).

Pavuk M, Michalek JE, Ketchum NS, and Akhtar FZ. Cancer incidence in US Air Force Vietnam veterans not involved with spraying herbicides during the Vietnam War. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine 2005 (In press).

Pavuk M, Michalek JE, and Schecter A. Prostate cancer in US Air Force veterans of the Vietnam War. 2004 (In submission).

Akhtar F, Garabrant DH, Ketchum NS, and Michalek JE. Cancer in US Air Force veterans of the Vietnam War. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine 2004;46(2):123-136.

Kern PA, Said S, Jackson Jr WG, and Michalek JE. Insulin sensitivity following Agent Orange exposure in Vietnam veterans with high blood levels of 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 2004 Sep;89(9):4665-72.

Ketchum NS, Michalek JE. Post-service mortality of Air Force veterans occupationally exposed to herbicides during the Vietnam War. Military Medicine 2004 (In press).

Dwyer J, Jackson Jr WG and Michalek JE. Serum 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin and hypertension in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. (In preparation) 2004.

Pavuk M, Schecter A, Akhtar FZ and Michalek JE. Serum 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (TCDD ) levels and thyroid function in Air Force veterans of the Vietnam War. Annals of Epidemiology 2003;13:335-343.

Mehrotra KG, Kulkarni PM, Tripathi RC, and Michalek JE. Maximum likelihood estimation for longitudinal data with truncated observations. Statistics in Medicine 2000;19:2975-2988.

Michalek JE, Ketchum NS, and Tripathi RC. Dioxin elimination and diabetes mellitus in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health A. 2003 Feb 14;66(3):211-21.

Michalek JE, Pirkle JL, Needham LL, Patterson Jr DG, Caudill SP, Tripathi RC, and Mocarelli P. Pharmacokinetics of 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin in Seveso adults and veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. Journal of Exposure Analysis and Environmental Epidemiology 2002 Jan-Feb;12(1):44-53.

Mehrotra KG, Tripathi RC, Kulkarni PM and Michalek JE. Weighted least squares estimation of the decay rate in pharmacokinetic studies of persistent contaminants. (In submission) 2001.

Michalek JE, Akhtar F, Arrezzo J and Albers J. Serum dioxin and peripheral neuropathy in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. Neurotoxicology 2001;22:479-490.

Kulkarni P, Tripathi RC, and Michalek JE. Some notes on relative risk estimation. 2001 (In submission).

Barrett D, Morris R, Akhtar F, and Michalek JE. Serum dioxin and cognitive functioning in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. Neurotoxicology 2001;22:491-502.

Michalek JE, Akhtar F and Longnecker M. Serum dioxin and hematological abnormalities in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. Archives of Environmental Health 2001 Sep-Oct;56(5):396-405.

Michalek JE, Ketchum NS and Longnecker M. Serum dioxin and hepatic abormalities in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. Annals of Epidemiology 2001;11:304-311.

Guo X, Longnecker MP and Michalek JE. Relation of serum tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (TCDD) levels to diet among veterans in the Air Force Health Study with background-level exposure. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health 2001;63:159-172.

Steenland K, Calvert G, Ketchum N and Michalek JE. Dioxin and diabetes mellitus: an analysis of the combined NIOSH and Ranch Hand data. Occupational and Environmental Medicine 2001;58:641-648.

Jackson WG Jr and Michalek JE. Temporal changes in TCDD levels in 1,419 Air Force Vietnam-era veterans not occupationally exposed to herbicides. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health 2001;11:50-55.

Selvavel K, Nanthakumar A and Michalek JE. On the estimation of P(X<Y) for truncated bivariate exponential distribution and its application. Journal of Applied Statistical Science 2000;10:47-56.

Longnecker MP and Michalek JE. Serum dioxin level in relation to diabetes mellitus among Air Force veterans with background levels of exposure. Epidemiology 2000;11:44-48.

Van der Molen GW, Kooijman SA, Michalek JE and Slob W. The estimation of elimination rates of persistent compounds: a re-analysis of 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin levels in Vietnam veterans. Chemosphere 1998;37:1833-1844.

Schecter AJ, Michalek JE, May J and Papke O. Dioxin and dibenzofuran congeners in 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid, 2,4,5-trichlorophenoxyacetic acid, and Agent Orange. Organohalogen Compounds 1998;36:285-288.

Mehrotra KG, Kulkarni PM, Tripathi RC and Michalek JE. Maximum likelihood estimation for longitudinal data with truncated observations. Statistics in Medicine 2000;19:2975-2988.

Jackson Jr WG and Michalek JE. Serum dioxin and cardiovascular disease in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. (In preparation) 2005.

Michalek JE, Ketchum NS and Check I. Serum dioxin and immunologic response in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. American Journal of Epidemiology 1999;149:1038-1046.

Ketchum NS, Michalek JE and Burton JE. Serum dioxin and cancer in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. American Journal of Epidemiology 1999;149:630-639.

Barrett D, Morris R, Jackson Jr WG and Michalek JE. Serum dioxin and psychological functioning in US Air Force veterans of the Vietnam War. Military Medicine 2003;168:153-159.

Michalek JE, Akhtar FZ and Kiel J. Serum dioxin, insulin, fasting glucose and sex hormone binding globulin in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 1999;84:1540-1543.

Michalek JE and Tripathi RC. Pharmacokinetics of TCDD in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand: 15-year follow-up. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health 1999;57:369-378.

Michalek JE, Caudill SP and Tripathi RC. Pharmacokinetics of TCDD in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand: 10-year follow-up. Erratum. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health 1997;52:557-558.

Mazur A and Michalek JE. Marriage, divorce, and male testosterone. Social Forces 1998;77:315-330.

Michalek JE, Rahe AJ and Boyle CA. Paternal dioxin and the sex of children fathered by veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. Epidemiology 1998;9:474-475.

Michalek JE. Letter to the editor. Epidemiology 1998;9:359-360.

Burton JE, Michalek JE and Rahe JA. Serum dioxin, chloracne and acne in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. Archives of Environmental Health 1998;53:199-204.

Michalek JE, Rahe AJ and Boyle CA. Paternal dioxin, preterm birth, intrauterine growth retardation and infant death. Epidemiology 1997;9:161-167.

Michalek JE, Ketchum NS and Akhtar FZ. Post-service mortality of Air Force veterans occupationally exposed to herbicides: 15 year follow up. American Journal of Epidemiology 1998;148:786-792.

Michalek JE, Rahe AJ, Kulkarni PM and Tripathi RC. Levels of 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin in 1,302 unexposed Air Force Vietnam-era veterans. Journal of Exposure Analysis and Environmental Epidemiology 1998;8:59-64.

Kulkarni PM, Tripathi RC and Michalek JE. Maximum (Max) and mid-p confidence Intervals and p-values for the standardized mortality and incidence ratios. American Journal of Epidemiology 1998;147:83-86.

Michalek JE, Tripathi RC, Kulkarni PM, Gupta PL and Selvavel K. Correction for bias introduced by truncation in pharmacokinetic studies of environmental contaminants. Environmetrics 1998;9:165-174.

Henriksen GL, Ketchum NS, Michalek JE and Swaby JA. Serum dioxin and diabetes mellitus in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. Epidemiology 1997;8(3):252-258.

Michalek JE, Tripathi RC, Kulkarni PM and Pirkle JL. The reliability of the serum dioxin measurement in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. Journal of Exposure Analysis and Environmental Epidemiology 1996;6(3):327-338.

Henriksen GL and Michalek JE. Letter to the editor. Epidemiology 1996;7(4):454-455.

Henriksen GL, Michalek JE, Swaby JA and Rahe AJ. Serum dioxin, testosterone and gonadotropins in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. Epidemiology 1997(4):352-357.

Michalek JE, Wolfe WH, Miner JC, Papa TM and Pirkle JL. Indices of TCDD exposure and TCDD body burden in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. Journal of Exposure Analysis and Environmental Epidemiology 1995;5(2):209-223.

Michalek JE, Pirkle JL, Caudill SP, Tripathi RC, Patterson Jr DG and Needham LL. Pharmacokinetics of TCDD in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand: 10-year follow-up. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health 1996;47:200-220.

Wolfe WH, Michalek JE, Miner JC, Rahe AJ, Moore CA, Needham LL and Patterson Jr DG. Paternal serum dioxin and reproductive outcomes among veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. Epidemiology 1995;6:17-22.

Wolfe WH, Michalek JE, Miner JC, Pirkle JL and Caudill SP. Determinants of TCDD half-life in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health 1993;41:481-488.

Caudill SP, Pirkle JL and Michalek JE. The effects of measurement error on biological half-life estimation. Journal of Exposure Analysis and Environmental Epidemiology 1992;2:463-476.

Wolfe WH, Michalek JE, Miner JC and Rahe AJ. The Air Force Health Study. An epidemiologic Investigation of Health Effects in Air Force Personnel Following Exposure to Herbicides. Reproductive Outcomes. Armstrong Laboratory, Brooks Air Force Base, Texas (NTIS AD A 255 262), 1992.

Wolfe WH, Michalek JE, Miner JC, Rahe A, Moore CA, Needham LL and Patterson Jr DG. Reproductive outcomes versus paternal dioxin body burden in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. Organohalogen Compounds 1992;10, 283-286.

Wolfe WH, Michalek JE, Miner JC, Needham LL and Patterson Jr, DG. Diabetes versus dioxin body burden in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. Organohalogen Compounds 1992;10: 279-282.

Wolfe WH, Michalek JE, Miner JC, Pirkle J, Caudill S, Needham L and Patterson Jr DG. Dioxin half-life in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. Organohalogen Compounds 1992;10:239-242.

Wolfe WH, Miner JC and Michalek JE. Immunological parameters in current and former US Air Force personnel. Vaccine 1992;11(15):545-547.

Michalek JE, Tripathi RC, Caudill SP and Pirkle JL. Investigation of TCDD half-life heterogeneity in veterans of Operation Ranch Hand. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health 1992;35:29-38.

Roegner RH, Grubbs WD, Lustik MB, Brockman AS, Henderson SC, Williams DE, Wolfe WH, Michalek JE and Miner JC. The Air Force Health Study. An Epidemiologic Investigation of Health Effects in Air Force Personnel Following Exposure to Herbicides. Serum Dioxin Analysis of 1987 Follow-up Examination Results. USAF School of Aerospace Medicine, Brooks Air Force Base Texas. (NTIS AD A 237 517 through AD A 237 524), 1991.

Michalek JE, Wolfe WH and Miner JC. Health status of Air Force veterans occupationally exposed to herbicides in Vietnam. II Mortality. Journal of the American Medical Association 1990;264:1832-1836.

Wolfe WH, Michalek JE, Miner JC, Rahe A, Silva J, Thomas WF, Grubbs W, Lustik MB, Karrison TG, Roegner RH and Williams DE. Health status of Air Force veterans occupationally exposed to herbicides in Vietnam. I Physical health. Journal of the American Medical Association 1990;264:1824-1831.

Thomas WF, Grubbs WD, Karrison TG, Lustik MB, Roegner RH, Williams DE, Wolfe WH, Michalek JE and Miner JC. The Air Force Health Study. An Epidemiologic Investigation of Health Effects in Air Force Personnel Following Exposure to Herbicides, 1987 Follow-up Examination Results. USAF School of Aerospace Medicine, Brooks Air Force Base, Texas (NTIS AD A 222 573), 1990.

Michalek JE. The value of epidemiology. Applied Industrial Hygiene, Special Issue 1989;68-72.

Wolfe WH, Michalek JE and Miner JC. The Air Force Health Study. An Epidemiologic Investigation of Health Effects in Air Force Personnel Following exposure to Herbicides: Mortality Update - 1988. USAF School of Aerospace Medicine, Brooks Air Force Base, Texas, 1989.

Pirkle JL, Wolfe WH, Patterson DG, Needham LL, Michalek JE, Miner JC and Peterson MR. Estimation of half-life of 2,3,7,8 tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin in Vietnam veterans of Project Ranch Hand. Journal of Toxicology and Environmental Health 1989;27:165-171.

Wolfe WH, Michalek JE, Miner JC, Patterson DG, Needham LL and Pirkle JL. Serum dioxin levels in Air Force Health Study participants preliminary report. Morbidity Mortality Weekly Report 1988;37:309-311.

Michalek JE, Mihalko D and Tripathi RC. Author's reply (To Professors Mantel and Greenland). Statistics in Medicine 1989;8:675-677.

Michalek JE, Mihalko D and Tripathi RC. Cautions on the reanalysis of epidemiologic databases. Statistics in Medicine 1989;8:653-664.

Lathrop G, Machado S, Karrison TG, Grubbs WD, Thomas WF, Wolfe WH, Michalek JE, Miner JC and Peterson MR. The Air Force Health Study. An Epidemiologic Investigation of Health Effects in Air Force Personnel Following Exposure to Herbicides. First Follow-up Examination Results. Final Report. USAF School of Aerospace Medicine (NTIS AD A 188 262), 1987.

Gupta RC, Tripathi RC, Michalek JE and White T. An exact test for the mean of a normal distribution with a known coefficient of variation. Computational Statistics and Data Analysis 1986;3:219-226.

Wolfe WH and Michalek JE. The Air Force Health Study. An Epidemiologic Investigation of Health Effects in Air Force Personnel Following Exposure to Herbicides: Mortality Update - 1985. USAF School of Aerospace Medicine (NTIS AD A 163 237), 1985.

Wolfe WH, Michalek JE, Albanese RA, Lathrop GD and Moynahan PM. The Air Force Health Study. An Epidemiologic Investigation of Health Effects in Air Force Personnel Following Exposure to Herbicides: Mortality Update-1984. USAF School of Aerospace Medicine (NTIS AD A 162 687), 1984.

Gupta RC and Michalek JE. On the determination of reliability functions via the TTT transform. IEEE Transactions on Reliability 1984;R-34:175-176.

Michalek JE, Mihalko D and White T. A Monte Carlo comparison of logrank, Wilcoxon and normal scores procedures on matched and censored data. Communications in Statistics 1985;14 (2):449-465.

Gupta RC and Michalek JE. On the relationship between the proportional hazard and accelerated failure time models in survival analysis. Statistics and Probability Letters 1985;3:231-234.

Gupta RC and Michalek JE. On Gehan's Wilcoxon extension and the accelerated failure time model. Communications in Statistics 1984;13 (5):563-566.

Gupta RC, Mehrotra KG and Michalek JE. A small sample test for an absolutely continuous bivariate exponential model. Communications in Statistics 1984;13(14):1735-1740.

Michalek JE and Mihalko D. Linear rank procedures for matched data. Biometrics 1984;40:487-491.

Keating JP, Michalek JE and Riley JT. A note on the optimality of the Karhunen-Loeve expansion. Pattern Recognition Letters 1983;1:203-204.

Michalek JE and Mihalko D. Author's rejoinder to Professor Mantel's commentary. Statistics in Medicine 1983;2:325-326.

Michalek JE and Mihalko D. On the use of logrank scores in the analysis of litter matched data on time to tumor appearance. Statistics in Medicine 1983;2:315-321.

Mehrotra KG, Michalek JE, Mihalko D and White T. Score computation for linear rank procedures. Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation 1983;16:201-211.

Mehrotra KG, Michalek JE and Mihalko D. A relationship between two forms of linear rank procedures for censored data. Biometrika 1982;69:674-676.

Eisenberg B, Decosse J, Harford F and Michalek JE. Carcinoma of the colon and rectum: the natural history reviewed in 1704 cases. Cancer 1982;49:1131-1134.

Michalek JE and Tripathi RC. The effect of errors in diagnosis and measurement on the estimation of the probability of an event. Journal of the American Statistical Association 1980;75:713-721.

Hensler GL, Mehrotra KG and Michalek JE. A goodness of fit test for multivariate normality. Communications in Statistics 1977;A6(1):33-41.

Mehrotra KG and Michalek JE. Tests for Univariate and Multivariate Normality: A Review. Rome Air Development Center, TR-149, 1976.

Hensler GL, Mehrotra KG and Michalek JE. A note on some exact efficiency calculations for survival distributions. Biometrika 1976;64:635-637.

Michalek JE. Uniform convergence of an empirical CDF based on a relatively small number of order statistics. Communications in Statistics 1976;A5(3):241-250.

Proceedings by Dr. Joel Michalek

Wolfe WH, Michalek JE and Miner JC. Biomarkers for Exposure Assessment. Scientific Workshop on Exposure Assessment. Institute of Medicine. National Academy of Sciences. Washington DC, 1993.

Saper JR (ed), Good DC, Kaplan RJ, Michalek JE, Nadler S, Russell IJ, Xiao Y. Alpha-2 adrenergic agonists: evidence and experience examined. Round Table Series 75, The Royal Society of Medicine Press, Ltd 2002.

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Publications by Dr. John Cornell

Cornell J, Pugh JA, Williams JW Jr, Kazis L, Lee A, Parchman M, Zeber J, Montgomery KA, Noël PH. Multimorbidity clusters: Clustering binary data from a large administrative medical databases. Applied Multivariate Research. (In Press)

Smetana GW, Lawrence VA, Cornell JE. Preoperative pulmonary risk stratification for noncardiothoracic surgery: Systematic review for the American College of Physicians. Ann Intern Med. 2006; 144(8):581-595.

Lawrence VA, Cornell JE, and Smetana GW. Strategies to reduce postoperative pulmonary complications after noncardiothoracic surgery: Systematic review for the American College of Physicians. Ann Intern Med. 2006; 144(8):596-608.

Wen L, Badgett R, Cornell J. Number needed to treat: A descriptor for weighing therapeutic options. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2005 Oct 1;62(19):2031-6.

Cody JD, Semrud-Clikeman M, Hardies LJ, Lancaster J, Ghidoni PD, Schaub RL, Thompson NM, Wells L, Love TM, Cornell JE, Fox PT, Leach RJ, Kaye CI, Hale DE. Growth hormone benefits children with 18q deletions. American Journal of Medical Genetics 2005;137A:9-15.

Chang, J., Remmen, H.V., Ward, W. F., Regnier, F. E., Richardson, A., Cornell, J. Processing of data generated by 2-dimensional gel electrophoresis for statistical analysis: missing data, normalization, and statistics. J Proteome Res. 2004 Nov-Dec;3(6):1210-8.

Lawrence VA, Hazuda HP, Cornell JE, Pederson T, Bradshaw PT, Mulrow CD, Page CP. Functional independence after major abdominal surgery in the elderly. J Am Coll Surg. 2004 199(5):762-772.

Noël P. H., Williams J. W. Jr., Unutzer J., Worchel J., Lee S., Cornell J., Katon W., Harpole L., Hunkeler E. Depression and comorbid illness in elderly primary care patients: impact on multiple domains of health status and well-being. Ann Fam Med. 2004 Nov-Dec;2(6):555-62.

Escalante, A., del Rincon, I., Cornell, J. E. Latent variable approach to the measurement of physical disability in rheumatoid arthritis. Arthritis and Rheumatism 2004 June; 51(3):399-407.

Mortensen, E. M., Cornell, J., Whittle, J. Racial variations in processes of care for patients with community-acquired pneumonia. BMC Health Serv Res 2004 Aug; 4(1):20.

Zaccagni, H., Fried, J., Cornell, J., Padilla, P., Brey, R. L. Soluble adhesion molecule levels, neuropsychiatric lupus and lupus-related damage. Frontiers in Bioscience 2004 May; 9:1654-1659

Williams, J. W. Jr., Stellato, C. P., Cornell, J., Barrett, J. E. The 13- and 20-item Hopkins Symptom Checklist Depression Scale: Psychometric properties in primary care patients with minor depression or dysthymia. Intl J Psych in Med 2004;34(1):37-50.

Williams J. W. Jr., Katon W., Lin E. H. , Noel P. H., Worchel J., Cornell J. et al. The effectiveness of depression care management on diabetes-related outcomes in older patients. Ann Intern Med 2004; 140(12):1015-1024.

Shinkai, R. S. A., Hatch, J. P., Cornell, J. E., Yeh, C. Intraoral tactile sensitivity in adults with diabetes. Diabetes Care 2004; 27(4):869-873.

Lawrence V. A.., Silverstein J. H., Cornell J. E., Pederson T., Noveck H., Carson J. L. Higher hemoglobin level is associated with better early functional recovery after hip fracture repair. Transfusion 2003 Dec;43(12):1717-22.

Mellenbergh G. J., Adèr, H. J., Baird, D., Berger, M. P. F., Cornell, J. E., Hagenaars, J. A. P., Molenaar, P. C. M. Conceptual Issues of Research Methodology for the Behavioural, Life, and Social Sciences. The Statistician 2003;52:211-218.

Dietrich, A. J., Williams, J. W., Ciotti, M.. C., Schulkin, J., Stotland, N., Rost, K., Baram, D., Cornell, J. Depression care attitudes and practices of newer obstetrician-gynecologists: A national survey. Am J Obstet Gynecol(2003) 189:267-73.

Chang J, Van Remmen H, Cornell J, Richardson A, Ward WF. Comparative proteomics: characterization of a two-dimensional gel electrophoresis system to study the effect of aging on mitochondrial proteins. Mech Ageing Dev 2003 Jan;124(1):33-41

Hegel, M. T., Barrett, J. E., Cornell, J. E., Oxman, T. E. Predictors of response to problem-solving treatment of depression in primary care. Behavior Therapy 2002;33:511-527.

Escalante, A., Barrett, J., del Rincón, I., Cornell, J. E., Phillips, C., B., Katz, J., N. Disparity in total hip replacement affecting Hispanic medicare beneficiaries. Medical Care 2002;40(6):451-60.

Katon, W; Russo, J; Frank, E, Barrett, J; Williams J.,W., Jr; Oxman, T; Sullivan, M; Cornell, J. E. Predictors of nonresponse to treatment in primary care patients with dysthymia. General Hospital Psychiatry 2002;24(1):20-7.

Frank, E.; Rucci, P.; Katon, W.; Barrett, J.; Williams, J. W., Jr; Oxman, T.; Sullivan, M.; Cornell, J. Correlates of remission in primary care patients treated for minor depression. Gen Hosp Psychiatry 2002;24(1):12-9.

Whiting, P.; Bagnall, Anne-Marie; Sowden A. J.; Cornell, J. E.; Mulrow, C. D., and Ramirez, G. Interventions for the treatment and management of chronic fatigue syndrome, a systematic review. JAMA 2001;286(11):1360-68.

Barrett, J. E.; Williams, J. W. Jr; Oxman, T. E.; Frank, E.; Katon, W.; Sullivan, M.; Hegel, M. T.; Cornell, J. E., and Sengupta, A. S. Treatment of dysthymia and minor depression in primary care: a randomized trial in patients aged 18 to 59 years. J Fam Pract 2001; 50(5):405-12.

Lichtenstein, M. J., Dhanda, R., Cornell, J. E., Escalante, A., Hazuda, H. P. Modeling impairment: Using the disablement process as a framework to evaluate determinants of hip and knee flexion. Aging: Clinical and Experimental Research, 2000;12:208-220.

Ferrer, R.L., Sibai, B.M., Mulrow, C.D., Chiquette, E., Stevens, K.R., & Cornell, J. E. Management of mild chronic hypertension during pregnancy: A systematic review of the evidence. Obstertreics & Gynecology 2000;(5 Pt 2):849-860.

Mulrow CD, Williams JW Jr., Chiquette E, Aguilar C, Hitchcock-Noel P, Lee S, Cornell J, Stamm K. Efficacy of Newer Medications for Treating Depression in Primary Care Patients. The American Journal of Medicine 2000;108:54-64.

Williams JW Jr., Mulrow CD, Chiquette E, Hithcock-Noel P, Aguilar C, Cornell J. A Systematic Review of Newer Pharmacotherapies for Depression in Adults: Evidence Report Summary. Annals of Internal Medicine 2000;132(9):743-756

Williams Jr. JW, Aguilar C, Makela M, Cornell J, Hollman DR, Chiquette E, Simel DL. Antimicrobial Therapy for Acute Maxillary Sinusitis (Cochrane Review). In: The Cochrane Library, Issue 3, 1999. Oxford: Update Software. Abstracted in ACP Journal Club 2000;132(2):47, Evidence-Based Nursing 2000;3(2):49, and Western Journal of Medicine 2000;173(1):42.

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Publications by Dr. Inkyung Jung

Nekhlyudov L, Nicola M, Jung I, Buechler E. Clinicians’ knowledge and attitudes about breast symptoms: Is there a use for clinical guidelines? Journal of Women’s Health 2007, in press.

Jung I, Kulldorff M. Theoretical properties of tests for spatial clustering of count data. The Canadian Journal of Statistics 2007, in press.

Nekhlyudov L, Nicola M, Jung I, Buechler E. Clinicians’ documentation of breast findings: Lessons learned from a figure of a hypothetical breast lesion. The Breast Journal 2007, in press.

Jung I, Kulldorff M, Klassen A. A spatial scan statistic for ordinal data. Statistics in Medicine2007; 26:1594-1607.

Jung I, Sen PK. Robust R-estimation of a consensus value from multi-center studies. Communications in Statistics - Theory and Methods 2006; 35(11):2127-2144.

Nekhlyudov L, Kroenke CH, Jung I, Holmes MD, Colditz GA. Prospective Changes in Quality of Life after Ductal Carcinoma in Situ: Results from the Nurses' Health Study. Journal of Clinical Oncology 2006; 24(18):2822-2827.

Bullitt E, Muller K, Jung I, Lin W, and Aylward S. Analyzing attributes of vessel populations. Medical Image Analysis, 2005; 9(1):39-49.

Bullitt E, Ewend M, Aylward S, Lin W, Gerig G, Joshi S, Jung I, Muller K, and Smith K. Abnormal vessel tortuosity as a marker of treatment response of malignant gliomas: Prelimiary report. Technology in Cancer Research and Treatment, 2004; 3(6):577-584.

Bullitt E, Jung I, Muller K, Gerig G, Aylward S, Joshi S, Smith K, Ewend M. Determining malignancy of brain tumors by analysis of vessel shape. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2004; 3217:645-653.

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Publications by Dr. Chen-Pin Wang

Wang C, Ghosh M. Bayesian Analysis of Change-point Competing Risks Models: Two Posterior Predictive P-value Approaches. Department of Statistics, University of Florida; 2004.

Wang C, Ghosh M. Kullback Leibler Divergence for Study Design and Model Comparison. Technical Report Department of Statistics, University of Florida; 2006.

Arar NH, Wang C, Pugh JA. Self-care communication during medical encounters: Implications for future electronic medical records. 2006 Available from: http://library.ahima.org/xpedio/groups/public/documents/ahima/bok1_031284.html.

Wang C, Brown CH, Bandeen-Roche K. Residual diagnostics for growth mixture models: Examining the impact of a preventive intervention on multiple trajectories of aggressive behavior. Journal of the American Statistical Association 2005 Sep;100(471):1054-1076.

Schwartz S, Wang C. Demographic differences in injuries among the elderly: An analysis of emergency department visits. J Trauma 2005 Feb;58(2):346-352.

Greenbaum P, Del Boca FK, Darkes J, Wang CP, Goldman MS. Multiple latent trajectory classes during the first year of college drinking: Growth mixture modeling. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology 2005;73:229-238.

Wang C, Ghosh M. Bayesian Analysis of Change-point Competing Risks Models: Two Posterior Predictive P-value Approaches Department of Statistics. University of Florida; 2004.

Wang C, Ghosh M. Bayesian analysis of competing risks models with covariates. Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference 2003;115(2):441-459.

Muthen B, Brown CH, Masyn K, Jo B, Khoo ST, Yang CC, Wang CP, Kellam SG, Carlin JB, and Liao L. General growth mixture modeling for randomized preventive interventions. Biostatistics 2002;3(4):459-475.

Wang C, Ghosh M. Bayesian analysis of bivariate competing risks models. Sankhya 2000;62:388-401.

Wang C, Ghosh M. Bayesian Analysis of Bivariate Competing Risks Models. Technical Report #606 Department of Statistics, University of Florida; 2000.

Wang C, Ghosh M. Bayesian Analysis of Competing Risks Models with Covariates. Technical Report #2000-005 Department of Statistics, University of Florida; 2000.

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Publications by Dr. Jonathan A.L. Gelfond

Gelfond, J.A., Ibrahim, J.G., Zou, F. Proximity Model for Expression Quantitative Trait Loci (eQTL) Detection. Biometrics, 2007 (OnlineEarly Articles) doi:10.1111/j.1541-0420.2007.00778.x.

Saito, J., Harris, W., Gelfond, J.A., Noah, T.L., Leigh, M.W., Johnson, R., Davis, S.D. Physiologic Bronchoscopic and Bronchoalveolar Lavage Fluid Findings in Young Children with Recurrent Wheeze and Cough. Pediatric Pulmonolgy. 2006 Aug;41(80):709-719.

Zou, F., Gelfond, J.A., Airey, D.C., Lu, L., Manly, K.F., Williams, R.W., Threadgill, D.W. Quantitative Trait Locus Analysis using Recombinant Inbred Intercrosses: Theoretical and Empirical Considerations. Genetics. 2005 Jul;170(3):1299-311.

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Publications by Dr. Kihoon Yoon

Kihoon Yoon, Daijin Ko, Mark Doderer, Carolina B. Livi1, and Luiz O.F. Penalva, 2008, Over-represented sequences located on 3' UTRs are potentially involved in regulatory functions. RNA Biology.5:4, 1-8.

Karmaker A, Yoon K, Doderer M, Kruzelock R, Kwek S. Identifying Transcription Regulatory Elements in the Human and Mouse Genomes Using Tissue-specific Gene Expression Profiles. Journal of Integrative Bioinformatics 2007 Aug.

Kwek S, Karmaker A, Yoon K, Nguyen C. iBoost: Boosting Using an instance-Based Exponential Weighting Scheme. International Journal of Hybrid Intelligent System 2007 Aug.

Stallings RL, Yoon K, Kwek S, Ko D. The Origin of Chromosomal Imbalances in Neuroblastoma. Cancer Genetics and Cytogenetics 2007 Jul;176(1):28-34.

Dikkes P, Haffe DB, Guo W-H, Chao C, Hemond P, Yoon K, Lopes MF. IGF2 Knockout Mice are Resistant to Kainic Acid-Induced Seizures and Neurodegenertion. Brain Research 2007 Jun.

Doderer M., Yoon K, Kwek S. Species Independent Protein Localization Prediction for Multicompartmentalized Proteins. The 2007 International Conference on Machine Learning; Models, Technologies & Applications.

Yoon K, Kwek S. A Data Reduction Approach for Resolving the Imbalanced Data Issue in Functional Genomics. Neural Computing and Applications 2007 May;16(3):295-306.

Doderer M, Yoon K, Salinas J, Kwek J. Protein Subcellular Localization Prediction using a Hybrid of Similarity search and Error-Correcting Output Code Techniques That Produces Interpretable Results. In Silico Biology 2006 Aug;6(5):419-433.

Yoon K, Kwek S. An Unsupervised Learning Approach to Resolving the Data Imbalanced Issue in Supervised Learning Problems in Functional Genomics. Proceedings of Hybrid Intelligent Systems 2005 Nov:303-308.

Yoon K, Kwek S. A Filtering Approach to Splice Site Predictions in Human Genes. Advances in Bioinformatics and its Applications-Proceedings of the International Conference 2004 Dec;8:447-458.

Mariconda S., Namgoong S-Y., Yoon K, Jian H., Harshey R. M. Domain III function of Mu transposase analyzed by directed placement of subunits within the transpososome. Journal of Biosciences 2000 Dec;25:101-114.

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Publications by Dr. Yufei Xiao

Yufei Xiao and Edward R. Dougherty, “The Impact of Function Perturbations in Boolean Networks.” Bioinformatics, vol. 23, no. 10, pp. 1265-1273, 2007.

Stephen Marshall, Le Yu, Yufei Xiao and Edward R. Dougherty, “Inference of Probabilistic Boolean Networks from a Single Observed Temporal Sequence.” EURASIP Journal on Bioinformatics and Systems Biology, vol. 2007, Article ID 32454, 15 pages, 2007.

Yufei Xiao, Jianping Hua and Edward R. Dougherty, “Quantification of the Impact of Feature Selection on the Variance of Cross-Validation Error Estimation.” EURASIP Journal on Bioinformatics and Systems Biology, vol. 2007, Article ID 16354, 11 pages, 2007.

Stephen Marshall, Le Yu, Yufei Xiao and Edward R. Dougherty, “Effect of Parameter Variations on the Inference of Context-Sensitive Probabilistic Boolean Networks.” Proceedings of IEEE International Workshop on Genomic Signal Processing and Statistics, Tuusula, Finland, June 2007.

Yufei Xiao and Edward R. Dougherty, “Optimizing Consistency-based Design of Context-sensitive Gene Regulatory Networks.” IEEE Trans. on Circuits and Systems I, vol. 53, no. 11, pp. 2431-2437, 2006.

Edward R. Dougherty and Yufei Xiao, “Design of Probabilistic Boolean Networks under the Requirement of Contextual Data Consistency.” IEEE Trans. on Signal Processing, vol. 54, no. 9, pp. 3603-3613, 2006.

Yufei Xiao, Jianping Hua and Edward E. Dougherty, “Feature Selection Increases Cross-validation Imprecision.” Proceedings of IEEE International Workshop on Genomic Signal Processing and Statistics, College Station, TX, May 2006. (Selected for oral presentation)

Stephen Marshall, Le Yu, Yufei Xiao and Edward R. Dougherty, “Temporal Inference of Probabilistic Boolean Networks.” Proceedings of IEEE International Workshop on Genomic Signal Processing and Statistics, College Station, TX, May 2006.

Yufei Xiao and Edward R. Dougherty, “Context-based Inference of Probabilistic Boolean Networks.” Proceedings of IEEE International Workshop on Genomic Signal Processing and Statistics, Newport, RI, May 2005. (Selected for oral presentation)

Yufei Xiao, Yong-Yan Cao and Zongli Lin, “Robust Filtering for Discrete-time Systems with Saturation and its Application to Transmultiplexers.” IEEE Trans. on Signal Processing, vol. 52, no. 5, pp. 1266-1277, 2004.

Yufei Xiao and Jingping Jiang, “Evolutionary Programming in Non-linear Control Systems.” Proceedings of 1999 International Symposium on Industrial Electronics, Bled, Slovenia, 1999, pp.1290-1293.

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Publications by Dr. Amelie G. Ramirez

Ramirez AG, Gallion K, Perez-Stable EP, Talavera G, Marti J, Penedo F, Trapido E, Giachello A, Medrano M. “Redes En Acción: Increasing Hispanic Participation in Cancer Research” . Journal of the National Cancer Institute (submitted)

Ramirez AG. “Implications for Education, Training and Research for Cancer Genetics and Latinos”. American Association for Cancer Research (submitted)

Howe HL, Wu X, Ries L, Cokkinides V, Ahmed F, Jemal A, Miller B, Williams M, Ward E, Wingo P, Ramirez AG, Edwards B. “Annual Report to the Nation on the Status of Cancer, 1975-2003, Featuring Cancer among U.S. Hispanic/Latino Populations”. Cancer. (accepted for publication)

Ramirez AG, Talavera G, Marti J, Penedo F, Medrano M. “Redes En Acción: Increasing Hispanic Participation in Cancer Research, Training and Awareness” Cancer. (accepted for publication)

Gallion K, Ramirez AG. “Testing three different cancer genetics registry recruitment methods with Hispanic cancer patients and their family members”. Community Genetics. (submitted)

Chalela P, Ramirez AG. “Predictors of Lifetime Smoking among Latino Youth in a Texas Border Community”. Community Health. (submitted)

Velez L, Ramirez AG. “Smoking-Related Counseling Behaviors and Associated Factors among Physicians in Texas”. Medical Care. (submitted)

Chalela P, Ramirez AG. “Social Influences, Attitudes, and Beliefs Associated with Smoking among Border Latino Youth”. Journal of School Health. (accepted for publication)

Ramirez AG, Chalela P, Gallion K, Aparicio-Ting F, San Miguel-Majors S, Miller A. “Interest, Awareness, and Perceptions of Genetic Testing among Hispanic Family Members of Breast Cancer Survivors” Ethnicity and Disease. Volume 16, Spring 2006.

McAlister AL, Huang P, Ramirez AG. “Settlement-funded control in Texas: 2000-2004 pilot project effects on cigarette smoking”. Public Health Reports. 121(3):235-238, 2006.

Ramirez AG, Velez L. “Tobacco Control Policy Advocacy Attitudes and Self Efficacy among Ethnically Diverse High School Students”. Health Education and Behavior, 33(4)502-514, 2006.

Ramirez AG, Gomez J. “Genetics and Latinos: Proceedings of a National Summit”. Cancer Research, 65: 2996, 2005.

Ramirez AG, Suarez L, Chalela P, Talavera GA, Marti J, Trapido EJ, Villarreal R, Perez-Stable EJ. “Cancer Risk Factors Among Men of Diverse Hispanic or Latino Origins”. Preventive Medicine, 29: 263-269, 2004.

Ramirez AG, Gallion K, Suarez L, Perez-Stable EP, Talavera G, Marti J, Medrano M. “A National Agenda for Hispanic Cancer Prevention and Control”. Cancer 2005; 103(11): 2209-2215.

Hughes C, Peterson S, Ramirez AG, Gallion K, Sugg-Skinner C, Bowen D. “Minority Recruitment in Hereditary Breast Cancer Research” Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention. 2004;13(7). July 2004.

McAlister A, Morrison TC, Hu S, Meshack AF, Ramirez AG, Gallion K, Rabius V, Huang P. “Media and Community Campaign Effects on Adult Tobacco Use in Texas” Journal of Health Communication, 9(2):95-109, 2004.

Aparicio-Ting F, Ramirez AG. “Breast and Cervical Cancer Knowledge, Attitudes, and Screening Practices of Hispanic Women Diagnosed with Cancer”. Journal of Cancer Education, 18:230-236, 2003.

Fernandez-Esquer ME, Espinoza P, Torres I, Ramirez AG, McAlister AL. “A Su Salud: A Quasi-experimental Study among Mexican American Women”. American Journal of Health Behavior, 27(5):536-545, 2003.

Ramirez AG. “Consumer-Provider Communication Research with Special Populations”. Patient Education and Counseling, 50:51-54, 2003.

Fernandez-Esquer ME, Espinoza P, Ramirez AG, Torres I. “Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening Among Mexican American Women”. American Journal of Health Behavior. August 2002.

Talavera GA, Ramirez AG, Suarez L, Villarreal R, Marti J, Trapido E, Perez-Stable EJ. “Predictors of Digital Rectal Examination in U.S. Latinos”. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 22(1):36-41, 2002.

Perez-Stable EJ, Ramirez AG, Villarreal R, Talavera GA, Trapido E, Suarez L, Marti J, McAlister A. “Cigarette Smoking Behavior among US Latino Men and Women from Different Countries of Origin”. American Journal of Public Health. 91(9):1424-1430, 2001.

Ramirez AG, Suarez L. “The Impact of Cancer on Latino Populations”. In Aquirre-Molina M, Molina CW, Zambrana RE. Health Issues in the Latino Community, 211-244, San Francisco, CA: Josey-Bass, 2001.

Ramirez AG, Talavera GA, Villarreal R, Suarez L, McAlister A, Trapido E, Perez-Stable E, Marti J. “Breast Cancer Screening in Regional Hispanic Populations”. Health Education Research. 15(5):559-568, 2000.

Suarez L, Ramirez AG, Villarreal R, Marti J, McAlister A, Talavera GA, Trapido E, Perez-Stable EJ. “Social Networks and Cancer Screening in Four U.S. Hispanic Groups”. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 19(1):47-52, 2000.

Ramirez AG, Chalela P, Presswood DT. “Developing a Theory-Based Anti-Drug Communication Campaign for Hispanic Children and Parents”. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. 6(3):72-79, 2000.

Ramirez AG, Suarez L, Laufman L, Barrosa C, Chalela P. “Hispanic Women’s Breast and Cervical Cancer Knowledge, Attitudes and Screening Behaviors". American Journal of Health Promotion, 14(5):292-300, 2000.

Ramirez AG, Suarez L, McAlister A, Villarreal R, Trapido E, Talavera GA, Perez-Stable EJ, Marti J. “Cervical Cancer Screening in Regional Hispanic Populations”. American Journal of Health Behavior, 24(3):181-92, 2000.

Suarez L, Ramirez AG. “Hispanic/Latino Health and Disease: An Overview”. Huff RM, Kline MV. Promoting Health in Multicultural Populations. A Handbook for Practitioners. Thousand Oaks, CA Sage Publication Inc., 1999.

Ramirez AG, Suarez L, West DW, Chalela P, Presswood DT. “Hispanics: Are We Being Counted Accurately? Challenges and Recommendations”. Journal of Registry Management. 26(4):142-148, 1999.

Ramirez AG, Gallion KJ, Espinoza R, Chalela P. “Developing a Media and School-Based Program for Substance Abuse Prevention among Hispanic Youth: A Case Study of Mirame/Look at Me!” Nicotine & Tobacco Research. 1(Supp1):99-104, 1999.

Ramirez AG. “The Unequal Burden of Cancer: An Assessment of NIH Research and programs for Ethnic Minorities and Medically Underserved”. Liaison to the Institute of Medicine Committee that published. April 1999.

Ramirez AG, Villarreal R, McAlister A, Gallion K, Suarez L, Gomez P. “Advancing the Role of Participatory Communication in the Diffusion of Cancer Screening Among Hispanics”. Journal of Health Communication, 4(1):31-36, 1999.

Iammarino NK, Laufman L, Ramirez AG, Phillips JL. “Mentoring in the Sciences and the Health Professions”. Cancer Research Therapy and Control, 8:193-200, 1999.

Ramirez AG, McAlister A, Villarreal R, Suarez L, Talavera GA, Perez-Stable EJ, Marti J, Trapido ED. “Prevention and Control in Diverse Hispanic Populations: A National Initiative for Research and Action”. Cancer Supplement, 83(8):1825-29, 1998.

Fulgoni VL, Ramirez AG. “Cancer: The Role of Diet, Nutrition & Fitness”. Cancer Supplement, 83(8):1775-83, 1998.

Ramirez AG, McAlister A, Gallion KJ, Espinosa R, Chalela P. “Developing a Media and School-Based Program for Substance Abuse Prevention Among Hispanic Youth”. Health Education & Behavior, 24(5):603-612 1997.

Ramirez AG. “Hypertension in Hispanic Americans: Overview of the Population”. Public Health Reports, 3(2):25-26, 1996.

Hendricson WD, Wood PR, Hidalgo HA, Ramirez AG, Prihoda TJ, Kromer ME, Selva M. "Implementation of Individualized Patient Education for Hispanic Children with Asthma". Patient Education and Counseling, 29:155-165, 1996.

Ramirez AG, Villarreal R, Suarez L, Flores E. "Emerging Hispanic Population: A Foundation for Cancer Prevention and Control". Monograph, Journal of National Cancer Institute, 1995.

Ramirez AG, McAlister AL, Gallion KJ, Ramirez V, Garza IR, Stamm K, de la Torre J, Chalela P. "Community Level Cancer Control in a Texas Barrio: Part I, Theoretical Basis, Implementation and Process Evaluation. " Monograph, Journal of National Cancer Institute, 1995.

McAlister AL, Fernandez-Esquer ME, Ramirez AG, Gallion KJ, Trevino F, Villarreal R. "Community Level Cancer Control in a Texas Barrio: Part II, Baseline and Preliminary Outcome Findings. " Monograph, Journal of National Cancer Institute, 1995.

Ramirez AG, McAlister A, Gallion KJ, Villarreal R. “Targeting Hispanic Populations: Future Research and Prevention Strategies”. Environmental Health Perspectives, 103(8):287-290, 1995.

Gonzales R, McAlister A, Ramirez AG, Amezcua C, Cardenas C. "Volunteer Health Promoters in Eagle Pass, Texas. " Border Health Journal, 10(4), 1994.

Aguirre-Molina M, Ramirez AG, Ramirez M. "Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Strategies. " Public Health Reports, 108(5):559-564, 1993.

Hendricson WD, Wood PR, Hidalgo HA, Kromer ME, Parcel GS, Ramirez AG. "Implementation of a Physician Education Intervention: The Childhood Asthma Project. " Archives of Diseases of Children, 1993.

Ramirez AG, Gallion K. "Nicotine Dependence among Blacks and Hispanics. " In Slade J, Orleans T (Eds.) Nicotine Addiction: Principles and Management. Oxford University Press: New York, NY. pp 350-364, 1993.

Foreyt JP, Goodrick GK, Bolton MP, Cousins JH, Ramirez AG. "Weight Control: Cuidando Su Corazon. " In White L, Tursky B, Schwartz GE (Eds.) Psychology in Health Care: Roles, Achievements, and Challenges in Interdisciplinary Programs. Erlbaum Press: New York, NY. 1992.

Ramirez AG. Comparison of Health Behaviors of Mexican American and Non-Hispanic White Females: Implications for Health Promotion Programs. Ann Arbor, MI: U.M.I. Press. 1992.

Cousins JH, Rubovits DS, Dunn JK, Reeves RS, Ramiez AG, Foreyt JP. “Family Versus Individually Oriented Intervention for Weight Loss in Mexican American Women”. Public Health Reports, 107(5):549-555, 1992.

McAlister A, Ramirez AG, Amezcua C, Pulley L, Stern M, Mercado S. "Smoking Cessation in Texas-Mexico Border Communities: A Quasi-Experimental Panel Study”. American Journal of Health Promotion, 6(4):274-279, 1992.

Foreyt JP, Ramirez AG, Cousins JH. "Cuidando Su Corazon--A Weight Reduction Intervention for Mexican Americans. " American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 53:1639S-1641S, 1991.

Amezcua C, McAlister AL, Ramirez AG, Espinoza R. "A Su Salud: Health Promotion in A Mexican-American Border Community. " In Bracht N (Ed.) Health Promotion at the Community Level. Sage Publications: Newbury Park, CA. 1990.

McAlister A, Ramirez AG, Galavotti C, Gallion K. "Anti-Smoking Campaigns: Progress in the Applications of Social Learning Theory. " In Rice RE, Atkins C (Eds.) Public Communication Campaigns, 2nd Edition. Sage Publications: Newbury Park, CA. pp. 291-307, 1989.

Kumanyika S, Savage DD, Ramirez AG, Hutchinson J, Trevino FM, Adams-Campbell LL, Watkins LO. "Beliefs About High Blood Pressure Prevention In A Survey Of Blacks And Hispanics. " American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 5(1):21-26, 1989.

Ramirez AG, McAlister AL. "A Mass Media Campaign--A Su Salud. " Preventive Medicine, 17(5):608-621, 1988.

Ramirez AG, Shepperd J. "The Use of Focus Groups in Health Research. " Scandinavian Journal of Primary Care Supplement 1:81-90, 1988.

Ramirez AG, MacKellar DA, Gallion K. "Reaching Minority Audiences: A Major Challenge in Cancer Reduction. " The Cancer Bulletin, 40(6):334-343, 1988.

Ramirez AG, Fletcher KA. "Hispanic Treatment and Intervention Programs For Smoking Prevention and Cessation. " 1987 Surgeon General's Report on Tobacco Use, July 1987.

Ramirez AG, Cousins JH, Santos Y, Supik JD. "A Media-Based Acculturation Scale for Mexican-Americans: Application to Public Health Education Programs. " Family Community Health, 9(3):63-71, 1986.

Kumanyika SK, Savage DD, Beu D, Henderson M, Adams LL, Ramirez AG, Watkins LO. "Awareness of Risk Factors for Coronary Heart Disease and High Blood Pressure in a Random Sample of Urban Black and Hispanic Adults. " Urban Health, 11-37, September 1985.

Gombeski WR, Farge EJ, Ramirez AG, Moore TJ, Freyer BS, Weaver FJ. "Evaluating the Impact of a Conference”. Health Matrix, 2(3):23-31, 1984.

Gombeski WR, Ramirez AG, Kautz JA, Farge EJ, Moore TJ, Weaver FJ. "Communicating Health Information to Urban Mexican-Americans: Sources of Health Information. " Health Education Quarterly, 9(4): 293-309, 1983.

Selby ML, Kautz JA, Moore TJ, Gombeski WR, Ramirez AG, Farge EJ, Forthofer RN. "Indicators of Response to a Mass Media CPR Recruitment Campaign. " American Journal of Public Health, 72(9):1039-1042, 1982.

Gombeski WR, Effron DM, Ramirez AG, Moore TJ. "Impact on Retention: Comparison of Two CPR Training Programs. " American Journal of Public Health, 72(8): 849-852, 1982.

Moore TJ, Ramirez AG, Slayton PL, (Eds.) Proceedings of the Conference on Citizen CPR, 1982.

Gombeski WR , Moore TJ, Contant DD, Ramirez AG, Farge EJ, Kautz JA. "Health Information Sources of the Poorly Informed: Implications for Health Communicators. " Health Values, 5(5):199-206, 1981.

Ramirez AG, Herrick KL, Weaver FJ. "El Asesino Silencioso: A Methodology For Alerting The Spanish-Speaking Community. " Urban Health, 10(5):44-48, 1981.

Moore TJ, Ramirez AG, Slayton PL, (Eds.) Proceedings of the Conference on Communicating with Mexican-Americans: Por Su Buena Salud. Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas. September 13-14, 1979. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health, NIH Publication No. 81-1961, 1981.

Moore TJ, Gombeski WR, Ramirez AG. "Use of Television of Public Service Messages by Non-Profit Health Institutions: Improving their Effectiveness. " Proceedings Series: Marketing of Services, American Marketing Association, 1981.

Weaver FJ, Ramirez AG, Dorfman SB, Raizner AE. "CPR Retention: How Quickly They Forget. " Journal of American Medical Association, 241:901-903, 1979.

Ramirez AG, White RC, Weaver FJ, Roush RE. "Keep Your Heart Ticking: A Unique Approach to Adult Health Education. " Health Values: Achieving High Level Wellness, 2(6):327-328, 1978.

Herrick KL, Weaver FJ, Ramirez AG. "A Methodology for the Development of Effective Consumer Health Education Programs. " Health Values: Achieving High Level Wellness, 2(6):319-323, 1978.

Herrick KL, Weaver FJ, Ramirez AG, Dietrick D. "Establishing a Community Data Base for Cardiovascular Health Education Programs. " Health Values: Achieving High Level Wellness, 2(5):249-256, 1978.

Herrick KL, Weaver FJ, Ramirez AG. "A Successful Health Education Campaign Done with PSA's. " Educational and Industrial Television, 62-63, June 1978.

Weaver FJ, Ramirez AG. "On Lay CPR Instruction-Author's Response (Letter). " American Journal of Public Health, 68:414, 1978.

Herrick KL, Weaver FJ, Ramirez AG. "The Role of Television Spot Announcements in Hypertension Education. " Preventive Medicine, 7:86, 1978.

Ramirez AG, Weaver FJ, Raizner AE, Dorfman SB, Herrick KL, Gotto AM. "The Efficacy of Lay CPR Instruction: An Evaluation. " American Journal of Public Health, 67:1093-1095, 1977.

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Publications by Dr. Patricia Chalela

Ramirez A., McAlister A., Gallion K., Ramirez V., Garza I., Stamm K., De La Torre J., Chalela P. “Community Level Cancer Control in Texas Barrio : Part I-Theoretical Basis, Implementation, and Process Evaluation.” Journal of the National Cancer Institute Monographs. 1995;18:117-122.

Ramirez AG, Gallion KJ, Espinoza R, McAlister A, Chalela P. Developing a Media- and School Based Program for Substance Abuse Prevention Among Hispanic Youth: A Case Study of Mirame!/Look at Me! Health Education and Behavior. 1997; 24(5):603-612.

Ramirez, AG, Gallion, KJ, Espinoza R, & Chalela P. Developing a media- and school-based program for substance abuse prevention among Hispanic youth: a case study of Mirame!/Look at Me! Nicotine & Tobacco Research. 1999;1(Suppl 1): S99-104.

Ramirez AG, Villarreal R, Chalela P. Community-Level Diabetes Control in a Texas Barrio: A Case Study. In, Huff R, Kline MV, et al. (Eds). Promoting Health in Multicultural Populations: A Handbook for Practiotioners. pp. 169-187. Thousands Oaks, CA, USA: SAGE Publications, Inc. xvii, 554 pp. 1999.

Ramirez AG, Suarez L, West DW, Chalela P, Presswood D. Hispanics: Are We Being Counted Accurately? Challenges and Recommendations. Journal of Registry Management. 1999;26(4):141-148.

Ramirez AG, Chalela P, Presswood DT. Developing a theory-based anti-drug communication campaign for Hispanic children and parents. Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. 2000;6(3):72-79.

Ramirez AG, Suarez L, Laufman L, Barroso C, Chalela P. Hispanic Women’s Breast and Cervical Cancer Knowledge, Attitudes and Screening Behaviors. American Journal of Health Promotion. 2000;14(5):292-300.

Serrano JC, Chalela P., Arias, JD. Epidemiology of Childhood Ocular Trauma in a Northeastern Colombian Region. Archives of Ophthalmology. 2003;121(10):1439-1445.

Ramirez AG, Suarez L, Chalela P, Talavera GA, Marti J, Trapido EJ, Villarreal R, Pérez-Stable EJ. Cancer Risk Factors among Men of Diverse Hispanic or Latino Origins. Preventive Medicine. 2004;39(2):263-269.

Ramirez AG, Vélez LF, Chalela P., Grussendorf J, McAlister A. Tobacco Control Policy Advocacy Attitudes and Self-Efficacy among Ethnically Diverse High School Students. Health Education & Behavior. 2006;33(4):502-514

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Publications by Kipling J. Gallion

Gallion K, Ramirez AG. “Testing three different cancer genetics registry recruitment methods with Hispanic cancer patients and their family members”. Community Genetics. (submitted)

Ramirez AG, Chalela P, Gallion K, Aparicio-Ting F, San Miguel-Majors S, Miller A. “Interest, Awareness, and Perceptions of Genetic Testing among Hispanic Family Members of Breast Cancer Survivors”. Ethnicity and Disease. Volume 16, Spring 2006.

Ramirez A, Gallion K, Suarez L, Perez-Stable EP, Talavera G, Marti J, Medrano M. “A National Agenda for Hispanic Cancer Prevention and Control”. Cancer. June 2005. (103): 11. p 2209 – 2215.

Ramirez A, Gallion K, Perez-Stable EP, Talavera G, Marti J, Penedo F, Trapido E, Giachello A, Medrano M. “Redes En Acción: Increasing Hispanic Participation in Cancer Research”. Journal of the National Cancer Institute (submitted)

Ramirez A, Gallion K. “Implications for Education, Training and Research for Cancer Genetics and Latinos”. American Association for Cancer Research (submitted)

Ramirez A, Chalela P, Gallion K, Aparicio-Ting F, San Miguel-Majors S, Miller A. “Interest, Awareness, and Perceptions of Genetic Testing among Hispanic Family Members of Breast Cancer Survivors”. Ethnicity and Disease. (submitted)

Wenzel L, Ziogas A, Olsen S, Bowen D, Venne V, Peshkin B, Gallion K, Hughes C. “Predictors of Interest in Hereditary Cancer Risk Information Among Cancer Genetic Network (CGN) Registry Participants”. Community Genetics. 2004.

Hughes C, Peterson S, Ramirez A, Gallion K, Sugg-Skinner C, Bowen D. Minority Recruitment in Hereditary Breast Cancer Research. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention. 2004;13(7). July 2004.

McAlister A, Morrison T, Hu S, Meshack A, Ramirez A, Gallion K, Rabius V, Huang P. Media And Community Campaign Effects On Adult Tobacco Use In Texas. Journal of Health Communication, Vol. 9, No.2, March-April 2004.

Ramirez A, Villarreal R, McAlister A, Gallion K, Suarez L, Gomez P. Advancing the Role of Participatory Communication in the Diffusion of Cancer Screening among Hispanics. Journal of Health Communication, 4(1):31-36, 1999.

Ramirez A, Gallion K, Espinoza R, McAlister A, Chalela P. “Developing a Media- and School-Based Program for Substance Abuse Prevention Among Hispanic Youth: A Case Study of Mirame!/Look at Me!” . Health Education and Behavior 24(5): 603-612, 1997.

Ramirez A, McAlister A, Gallion K, Villarreal R. "Targeting Hispanic Populations: Future Research and Prevention Strategies" From the President's Cancer Panel on "Avoidable Causes of Cancer". Environment Health Perspectives 103(8): 287-290, 1995.

Ramirez A, McAlister A, Gallion K, Ramirez V, Garza I, Stamm K, de la Torre J, Chalela P. "Community Level Cancer Control in a Texas Barrio: Part I: Theoretical Basis, Implementation and Process Evaluation". Monograph, Journal of the National Cancer Institute 18:117-122, 1995.

McAlister A, Fernandez-Esquer M, Ramirez A, Gallion K, Trevino F, Villarreal R. "Community Level Cancer Controlling a Texas Barrio: Part II, Baseline and Preliminary Outcome Findings." Monograph, Journal of the National Cancer Institute ,18: 123-126. 1995.

McAlister A, Pulley L, Gallion K, Espinoza R. "Mass Communication and Social Action". In Seidman, E., Rappaport, J. (Eds.) Handbook of Community Psychology.(1993) Plenum.

Ramirez A., Gallion K. "Minorities". In Orleans, T.C., Slade, J. (Eds.) Nicotine Addiction: Principles and Management.(1993) New York: Oxford University Press.

Gallion K. "Role Models Help Establish New Behaviors in Communities". Minority Health Issues for an Emerging Majority. The 4th National Forum on Cardiovascular Health, Pulmonary Disorders, and Blood Resources Proceedings Report. National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute and the National Medical Association (1992).

Gallion K. Media Campaigns for Health and Their Designers: What Works. In Backer T., Rogers E., Sopory P. Newbury Park, CA: Sage (1992).

Gallion K, McAlister A. "A Role for the Mass Media". In The Texas Plan for the Prevention of HIV Infection in Black Communities, Office of Health Communications, College of Communication, University of Texas at Austin, p83-116 (1989).

McAlister A, Ramirez A, Galavotti C, Gallion K. "Anti-Smoking Campaigns: Progress in Developing Effective Communications". In Rice, R., Atkins, C. (Eds.) Public Communication Campaigns. Second Edition. Beverly Hills, CA: Sage (1989).

Ramirez A, MacKellar D, Gallion K. "Minorities and Health Promotion." MD Anderson Medical Center Journal, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, TX. 1989

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Publications by Sandra L. San Miguel de Majors

Ramirez, A.R., Aparicio-Ting, F.E., San Miguel de Majors, S., Miller, A.R. Interest, Awareness, and Perceptions of Genetic Testing Among Hispanic Family Members of Breast Cancer Survivors. Ethnicity & Disease, (2006) 16, 398-403.

Publications by Dr. Kimberly R. Wildes

Ramirez AG, Wildes KA, Perez-Stable E, Talavera G, Rios E. Physician Gender Differences in General and Cancer Prevention Practices. (2006). In submission.

Wildes KA, O’Malley KJ. Perception of Racial Discrimination in Health Care: Development and Evaluation of an Instrument. (2006).In submission.

Wildes KA, Justice DB, O’Malley KJ. Perception of Racial Discrimination in Health Care: Relationship to Trust, Satisfaction, and Health Outcomes. (2006).In preparation for submission.

Wildes KA, Ramirez AG. Latino and NonLatino Physicians’ Involvement in Clinical Trials. (2006). In preparation for submission.

O’Malley KJ, Cook KF, Price MD, Raiford Wildes K, Aston CM. Measuring Diagnoses: Reliability and Validity of ICD Codes. Health Services Research, Special Supplement. (2005).

Ishak A, Reddy S, O'Malley K, Raiford Wildes K, Kelly PA. Healthcare Quality Measurement and Psychometrics. (2006). Poster presented at the Health Services and Outcomes Research Conference, November 2003, Houston, Texas.

Jones L, Raiford Wildes K, Kelly PA. Implementation of Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) in Health Services Research: The Perspective of a Small Organization. Poster presented at the Health Services and Outcomes Research Conference, November 2003, Houston, Texas.

Raiford Wildes K, Greisinger A, O'Malley K. Critical Review of Quality of Life Measures for Patients with Diabetes. Poster presented at the Health Services and Outcomes Research Conference, November 2003, Houston, Texas.

Reddy S, Raiford Wildes K, Kelly PA. Identifying Health Services Researchers’ Measurement Needs: Can We Meet Them? Poster presented at the Health Services and Outcomes Research Conference, November 2003, Houston, Texas.

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