A Few Recent Publications by Core Research Faculty
Bogart, L.M., Landrine, H., Galvan, F.H., Wagner, G.J., and Klein, D.J. (2013). Perceived discrimination and physical health among HIV-positive Black and Latino men who have sex with men. AIDS and Behavior, 17(4), 1431-1441.
Bray P, Cummings DM, Morrissey SL, Thompson D, Holbert D, Wilson K, Lukosius E, Tanenberg R: Improved Outcomes in Diabetes Care for Rural African Americans. Annals of Family Medicine 2013;11(2):145-150
Cheng YC, Anderson CD, Bione S, Keene K, Maguire JM, et al., on behalf of the International Stroke Genetics Consortium. Are myocardial infarction-associated single nucleotide polymorphisms associated with ischemic stroke? Stroke. 2012, 43(4):980-986.
Corral, I., Landrine, H., and Zhao, L. (2013). Residential segregation and obesity among a national sample of Hispanic adults. Journal of Health Psychology. doi:10.1177/1359105312474912.
Cummings DM, Letter AJ, Howard G, Howard VJ, Safford M, Prince V, Muntner P: Generic Medication Use and Blood Pressure Control in Diabetic Hypertensive Subjects: Results from the REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) Study. Diabetes Care 2013;36:591–597
Cummings DM, Letter AJ, Howard G, Howard VJ, Safford M, Prince V, Muntner P. Medication Adherence and Stroke/TIA Risk in Treated Hypertensives: National Results from the REasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) Study. J Am Soc Hypertension (in press)
Cummings DM, Lutes L, Littlewood K, DiNatale E, Hambidge B: EMPOWER: A randomized trial of a community health worker delivered small-changes approach to lifestyle modification in African American women with Type 2 diabetes: Design, rationale, and baseline characteristics. Contemporary Clinical Trials (in press)
DuBose KD, Cummings DM, Imai, S, Lazorick S, Collier, DN (2012). Development and validation of a tool for assessing glucose impairment in adolescents. Preventing Chronic Disease, 9, E104.
Efird J, O’Neal W, Davies S, Kennedy W, Alger L, O’Neal J, Ferguson T, Kypson A. Long-term mortality of 306,868 patients with multi-vessel coronary artery disease: CABG versus PCI. Brit J Medicine Medical Res 2013;3:1248-1257.
Efird J, O’Neal W, Kennedy W, Kypson A. Grand challenge: understanding survival paradoxes in epidemiology. Frontiers in Public Health 2013;1:1-2.
Elchoufani, E., Efird, JT., O’Neal, WT., Davies, SW., Landrine, H, Biswas, T. Racial disparities, insurance type, and long-term risk of mortality for lung cancer patients in rural Eastern North Carolina. North Carolina Medical Journal (In press).
Elk, R., & Landrine, H. (2012). Cancer disparities: Nature and evidence-based solutions. New York: Springer & American Cancer Society.
Fisher-Wellman, K.H, T. A. Mattox, K. Thayne, L.A. Katunga, J. D. La Favor, P.D. Neufer, R.C. Hickner, C.J. Wingard, and E.J. Anderson. Novel role for thioredoxin reductase-2 in mitochondrial redox adaptations to obesogenic diet and exercise in heart and skeletal muscle. J. Physiol. J Physiol. 2013 Apr 22. [Epub ahead of print].
Gavin, K.M., E.E. Cooper, D.K. Raymer, R.C. Hickner. Estradiol effects on subcutaneous adipose tissue lipolysis in premenopausal women are adipose tissue depot specific and treatment dependent. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Mar 26. . [Epub ahead of print].
Henes ST, Cummings DM, Hickner RC, Houmard JA, Kolasa KM, Lazorick S, Collier DN: Comparison of new and commonly used predictive equations and measured resting energy expenditure of obese youth in a healthy weight clinic: One size does not fit all. Nutrition in Clinical Practice (in press)
Hessol N, Holly E, Efird J, Minkoff H, Weber K, Darragh T, Burk R, Strickler H, Greenblatt R, Palefsky J. Concomitant anal and cervical HPV infections and intraepithelial neoplasia in HIV-infected and uninfected women. AIDS 2013;27:1743-1751.
Kearney GD, Lea CS, Balanay J, et al (2013). Assessment of sun safety behavior among farmers attending a regional farm show in North Carolina. J Agromedicine, 18(1), 65-73.
Kim J and Kaste LM. Associations of the type of childcare with reported preventive medical and dental care utilization for 1- to 5-year old children in the United States. Community Dentistry and Oral Epidemiology. Jan 31, 2013. doi: 10.1111/cdoe.12039.
Kim J, Shim J, Kim K, Wiely AR, McBride BA. Is there a difference between center and home care providers’ training, perceptions, and practices related to obesity prevention? Maternal and Child Health Journal. 16:1599-1566. 2012.
Kraus, R.M., J.A. Houmard, W.E. Kraus, C.J. Tanner, M.D. Choi and R.C. Hickner. Obesity, insulin resistance, and skeletal muscle nitric oxide synthase. J Appl Physiol. Sep;113(5):758-65 2012.
La Favor, J.D., E.J. Anderson, J.T. Dawkins, R.C. Hickner, and C.J. Wingard. Exercise Prevents Western-Diet Associated Erectile Dysfunction and Coronary Artery Endothelial Dysfunction: Response to acute Apocynin and Sepiapterin treatment. Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol. 2013 Jun 12. [Epub ahead of print]
Landrine, H., and Corral, I. (In Press). Targeting Cancer Information to African-Americans: The trouble with talking about disparities. Journal of Health Communication.
Landrine, H., Corral, I., Simms, D., et al. (In press). Telephone surveys underestimate cigarette smoking African Americans. Frontiers in Public Health: Epidemiology. Published online 9/25/2103; doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2013.00036.
Mehta M, Efird J, Kadali R, Boettger P, Liles D, Knupp C, Sharma S. Daytime pulse-oximetry measurements may not predict nocturnal desaturations in adult sickle cell patients. Ann Hematol (In Press).
O’Neal W, Efird J, Landrine H, Anderson C, Davies S, O’Neal J, Kindell L, Ferguson T, Chitwood W, Kypson A. The effect of preoperative β-blockers on long-term survival among black coronary artery grafting patients. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth (In Press).
Pratt KJ, Lazorick S, Lamson AL, Ivanescu A, Collier DN. (2013). Quality of life and BMI changes in youth participating in an integrated pediatric obesity treatment program. Health Qual Life Outcomes, 11(1), 116.