Department of Family and Community Medicine

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    17033 Hershey

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2013

Dietary supplements: Physician knowledge and adverse event reporting

Cellini, M., Attipoe, S., Seales, P., Gray, R., Ward, A., Stephens, M. & Deuster, P. A., Jan 1 2013, In : Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise. 45, 1, p. 23-28 6 p.

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34 Scopus citations

Effect of ginger root on cyclooxygenase-1 and 15-hydroxyprostaglandin dehydrogenase expression in colonic mucosa of humans at normal and increased risk for colorectal cancer

Jiang, Y., Turgeon, D. K., Wright, B. D., Sidahmed, E., Ruffin, M. T., Brenner, D. E., Sen, A. & Zick, S. M., Sep 1 2013, In : European Journal of Cancer Prevention. 22, 5, p. 455-460 6 p.

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23 Scopus citations
21 Scopus citations

Effects of ginger supplementation on cell-cycle biomarkers in the normal-appearing colonic mucosa of patients at increased risk for colorectal cancer: Results from a pilot, randomized, and controlled trial

Citronberg, J., Bostick, R., Ahearn, T., Turgeon, D. K., Ruffin, M. T., Djuric, Z., Sen, A., Brenner, D. E. & Zick, S. M., Apr 1 2013, In : Cancer Prevention Research. 6, 4, p. 271-281 11 p.

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27 Scopus citations

Elective induction of labor at term compared with expectant management: Maternal and neonatal outcomes

Darney, B. G., Snowden, J. M., Cheng, Y. W., Jacob, L., Nicholson, J., Kaimal, A., Dublin, S., Getahun, D. & Caughey, A. B., Oct 1 2013, In : Obstetrics and Gynecology. 122, 4, p. 761-769 9 p.

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103 Scopus citations

Envisioning new roles for medical assistants: Strategies from patient-centered medical homes

Naughton, D., Adelman, A., Bricker, P., Miller-Day, M. & Gabbay, R., Jan 1 2013, In : Family Practice Management. 20, 2, p. 7-12 6 p.

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18 Scopus citations
12 Scopus citations

Exercise for patients with COPD: An integral yet underutilized intervention

Butts, J. F., Belfer, M. H. & Gebke, K. B., Jul 25 2013, In : Physician and Sportsmedicine. 41, 1, p. 49-57 9 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Flaxseed-derived enterolactone is inversely associated with tumor cell proliferation in men with localized prostate cancer

Azrad, M., Vollmer, R. T., Madden, J., Dewhirst, M., Polascik, T. J., Snyder, D. C., Ruffin, M. T., Moul, J. W., Brenner, D. E. & Demark-Wahnefried, W., Apr 1 2013, In : Journal of Medicinal Food. 16, 4, p. 357-360 4 p.

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27 Scopus citations

HPV Prevalence among Women from Appalachia: Results from the CARE Project

Reiter, P. L., Katz, M. L., Ruffin, M. T., Hade, E. M., DeGraffenreid, C. R., Patel, D. A., Paskett, E. D. & Unger, E. R., Aug 30 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 8, e74276.

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10 Scopus citations

Human papillomavirus (HPV) testing for normal cervical cytology in low-risk women aged 30-65 years by family physicians

De La Cruz, M. S. D., Young, A. P. & Ruffin, M., Nov 1 2013, In : Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine. 26, 6, p. 720-727 8 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Hypertonic dextrose and morrhuate sodium injections (prolotherapy) for lateral epicondylosis (tennis elbow): Results of a single-blind, pilot-level, randomized controlled trial

Rabago, D., Lee, K. S., Ryan, M., Chourasia, A. O., Sesto, M. E., Zgierska, A., Kijowski, R., Grettie, J., Wilson, J. & Miller, D., Jul 1 2013, In : American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 92, 7, p. 587-596 10 p.

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34 Scopus citations

Implementing effective care management in the patient-centered medical home

Taliani, C. A., Bricker, P. L., Adelman, A. M., Cronholm, P. F. & Gabbay, R. A., Dec 1 2013, In : The American journal of managed care. 19, 12, p. 957-964 8 p.

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21 Scopus citations

Interest and perceptions of student-run health clinics: A survey at the uniformed services university of the health sciences

Christensen, D., Belgard, A., Craig, C. & Stephens, M., Nov 11 2013, In : Military medicine. 178, 11, p. 1245-1249 5 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Isobaric protein-level labeling strategy for serum glycoprotein quantification analysis by liquid chromatography-tandem mass spectrometry

Nie, S., Lo, A., Zhu, J., Wu, J., Ruffin, M. T. & Lubman, D. M., Jun 4 2013, In : Analytical chemistry. 85, 11, p. 5353-5357 5 p.

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17 Scopus citations

Mature microsatellites: Mechanisms underlying dinucleotide microsatellite mutational biases in human cells

Baptiste, B. A., Ananda, G., Strubczewski, N., Lutzkanin, A., Khoo, S. J., Srikanth, A., Kim, N., Makova, K. D., Krasilnikova, M. M. & Eckert, K. A., Mar 2013, In : G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics. 3, 3, p. 451-463 13 p.

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13 Scopus citations

Organizational correlates of adolescent immunization: Findings of a state-wide study of primary care clinics in North Carolina

Moss, J. L., Gilkey, M. B., Griffith, T., Bowling, J. M., Dayton, A. M., Grimshaw, A. H., Quinn, B. & Brewer, N. T., Sep 13 2013, In : Vaccine. 31, 40, p. 4436-4441 6 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Parkinson disease: An update

Gazewood, J. D., Richards, D. R. & Clebak, K., Mar 15 2013, In : American family physician. 87, 4, p. 267-273 7 p.

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79 Scopus citations
13 Scopus citations
10 Scopus citations

Pre-meal affective state and laboratory test meal intake in adolescent girls with loss of control eating

Ranzenhofer, L. M., Hannallah, L., Field, S. E., Shomaker, L. B., Stephens, M., Sbrocco, T., Kozlosky, M., Reynolds, J., Yanovski, J. A. & Tanofsky-Kraff, M., Sep 1 2013, In : Appetite. 68, p. 30-37 8 p.

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21 Scopus citations

Radiation exposure and cost influence physician medical image decision making: A randomized controlled trial

Gimbel, R. W., Fontelo, P., Stephens, M. B., Olsen, C. H., Bunt, C., Ledford, C. J. W., Loveland Cook, C. A., Liu, F. & Burke, H. B., Jul 1 2013, In : Medical care. 51, 7, p. 628-632 5 p.

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20 Scopus citations

Randomized controlled trial of mindfulness meditation and exercise for the prevention of acute respiratory infection: Possible mechanisms of action

Zgierska, A., Obasi, C. N., Brown, R., Ewers, T., Muller, D., Gassman, M., Barlow, S. & Barrett, B., Oct 31 2013, In : Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine. 2013, 952716.

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Open Access
9 Scopus citations

Relationships between biomechanics, tendon pathology, and function in individuals with lateral epicondylosis

Chourasia, A. O., Buhr, K. A., Rabago, D. P., Kijowski, R., Lee, K. S., Ryan, M. P., Grettie-Belling, J. M. & Sesto, M. E., Jun 2013, In : Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy. 43, 6, p. 368-378 11 p.

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22 Scopus citations

Relationships between serum and colon concentrations of carotenoids and fatty acids in randomized dietary intervention trial

Sen, A., Ren, J., Ruffin, M. T., Turgeon, D. K., Brenner, D. E., Sidahmed, E., Rapai, M. E., Cornellier, M. L. & Djuric, Z., Jun 1 2013, In : Cancer Prevention Research. 6, 6, p. 558-565 8 p.

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18 Scopus citations

Spontaneous hematomas

Yosay, J., Lennon, R. & Keck, J., Mar 1 2013, In : American family physician. 87, 5, p. 371-372 2 p.

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The military health system: A community of solutions for medical education, health care delivery, and public health

Lennon, R., Saguil, A., Seehusen, D. A., Reamy, B. V. & Stephens, M., May 1 2013, In : Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine. 26, 3, p. 264-270 7 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Value associated with mindfulness meditation and moderate exercise intervention in acute respiratory infection: The MEPARI study

Rakel, D., Mundt, M., Ewers, T., Fortney, L., Zgierska, A., Gassman, M. & Barrett, B., Aug 1 2013, In : Family Practice. 30, 4, p. 390-397 8 p.

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Open Access
12 Scopus citations
2012

Advantages of the no-scalpel vasectomy technique

Moss, D. A., Russell, T. C., Moss, J. B., Stephens, M. B. & Rollins, A., Jun 2012, In : American family physician. 85, 12, p. 1-2 2 p.

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Age-group differences in human papillomavirus types and cofactors for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia 3 among women referred to colposcopy

Gargano, J. W., Nisenbaum, R., Lee, D. R., Ruffin, M., Steinau, M., Horowitz, I. R., Flowers, L. C., Tadros, T. S., Birdsong, G. & Unger, E. R., Jan 1 2012, In : Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention. 21, 1, p. 111-121 11 p.

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14 Scopus citations

A Mediterranean dietary intervention in persons at high risk of colon cancer: Recruitment and retention to an intensive study requiring biopsies

Djuric, Z., Ruffin, M. T., Rapai, M. E., Cornellier, M. L., Ren, J., Ferreri, T. G., Askew, L. M., Sen, A., Brenner, D. E. & Turgeon, D. K., Sep 1 2012, In : Contemporary Clinical Trials. 33, 5, p. 881-888 8 p.

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11 Scopus citations

An N-glycosylation analysis of human alpha-2-macroglobulin using an integrated approach

Lin, Z., Lo, A., Simeone, D. M., Ruffin, M. T. & Lubman, D. M., May 1 2012, In : Journal of Proteomics and Bioinformatics. 5, 5, p. 127-134 8 p.

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28 Scopus citations

Breast cancer tumor size assessment with mammography, ultrasonography, and magnetic resonance imaging at a community based multidisciplinary breast center

Ramirez, S., Scholle, M., Buckmaster, J., Paley, R. H. & Kowdley, G. C., Apr 2012, In : American Surgeon. 78, 4, p. 440-446 7 p.

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24 Scopus citations

Common Leg Injuries of Long-Distance Runners: Anatomical and Biomechanical Approach

Gallo, R. A., Plakke, M. & Silvis, M. L., Nov 1 2012, In : Sports Health. 4, 6, p. 485-495 11 p.

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28 Scopus citations

Do correlates of HPV vaccine initiation differ between adolescent boys and girls?

Gilkey, M. B., Moss, J. L., McRee, A. L. & Brewer, N. T., Sep 7 2012, In : Vaccine. 30, 41, p. 5928-5934 7 p.

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82 Scopus citations

Do youth hockey coaches allow players with a known concussion to participate in a game?

Bramley, H., Kroft, C., Polk, D., Newberry, T. & Silvis, M., Mar 1 2012, In : Clinical Pediatrics. 51, 3, p. 283-287 5 p.

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15 Scopus citations

Effect of lateral epicondylosis on grip force development

Chourasia, A. O., Buhr, K. A., Rabago, D. P., Kijowski, R., Irwin, C. B. & Sesto, M. E., Jan 1 2012, In : Journal of Hand Therapy. 25, 1, p. 27-37 11 p.

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15 Scopus citations

Family history assessment: Impact on disease risk perceptions

Wang, C., Sen, A., Ruffin, M. T., Nease, D. E., Gramling, R., Acheson, L. S., O'Neill, S. M. & Rubinstein, W. S., Oct 1 2012, In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 43, 4, p. 392-398 7 p.

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32 Scopus citations

Has diversity increased in orthopaedic residency programs since 1995? General

Daniels, E. W., French, K., Murphy, L. A. & Grant, R. E., Aug 2012, In : Clinical orthopaedics and related research. 470, 8, p. 2319-2324 6 p.

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14 Scopus citations

Health Behaviors Associated With Use of Body Building, Weight Loss, and Performance Enhancing Supplements

Kao, T. C., Deuster, P. A., Burnett, D. & Stephens, M., May 1 2012, In : Annals of Epidemiology. 22, 5, p. 331-339 9 p.

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28 Scopus citations

Health beliefs among individuals at increased familial risk for type 2 diabetes: Implications for prevention

Dorman, J. S., Valdez, R., Liu, T., Wang, C., Rubinstein, W. S., O'Neill, S. M., Acheson, L. S., Ruffin, M. & Khoury, M. J., May 1 2012, In : Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice. 96, 2, p. 156-162 7 p.

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18 Scopus citations

Health perceptions and levels of attachment: Owners and pets exercising together

Stephens, M. B., Wilson, C. C., Goodie, J. L., Netting, F. E., Olsen, C. H. & Byers, C. G., Nov 1 2012, In : Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine. 25, 6, p. 923-926 4 p.

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9 Scopus citations

High school soccer players with concussion education are more likely to notify their coach of a suspected concussion

Bramley, H., Patrick, K., Lehman, E. & Silvis, M., Apr 1 2012, In : Clinical Pediatrics. 51, 4, p. 332-336 5 p.

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53 Scopus citations

Human papillomavirus vaccine knowledge and hypothetical acceptance among women in Appalachia Ohio

Ruffin, M., Hade, E. M., Gorsline, M. R., DeGraffinreid, C. R., Katz, M. L., Kobrin, S. C. & Paskett, E. D., Aug 3 2012, In : Vaccine. 30, 36, p. 5349-5357 9 p.

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7 Scopus citations

Hypertonic dextrose injections (prolotherapy) for knee osteoarthritis: Results of a single-arm uncontrolled study with 1-year follow-up

Rabago, D., Zgierska, A., Fortney, L., Kijowski, R., Mundt, M., Ryan, M., Grettie, J. & Patterson, J. J., Apr 1 2012, In : Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine. 18, 4, p. 408-414 7 p.

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38 Scopus citations

Impending macrosomia: Will induction of labour modify the risk of caesarean delivery?

Cheng, Y. W., Sparks, T. N., Laros, R. K., Nicholson, J. M. & Caughey, A. B., Mar 2012, In : BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. 119, 4, p. 402-409 8 p.

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43 Scopus citations

Increasing adolescent immunization by webinar: A brief provider intervention at federally qualified health centers

Moss, J., Reiter, P. L., Dayton, A. & Brewer, N. T., Jul 13 2012, In : Vaccine. 30, 33, p. 4960-4963 4 p.

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29 Scopus citations

Induction of labor compared to expectant management in low-risk women and associated perinatal outcomes

Cheng, Y. W., Kaimal, A. J., Snowden, J. M., Nicholson, J. & Caughey, A. B., Jan 1 2012, In : American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 207, 6, p. 502.e1-502.e8

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62 Scopus citations

Interventions to prevent childhood obesity

Saguil, A. & Stephens, M., Jan 1 2012, In : American family physician. 86, 1, p. 30-32 3 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Medical education in the united states: A new frontier for social marketing?

Gimbel, R. W., Ledford, C. J. W. & Stephens, M., Dec 1 2012, In : Social Marketing Quarterly. 18, 4, p. 293-302 10 p.

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2 Scopus citations