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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

Orgasmic headache with transient basilar artery vasospasm

Schlegel, D. & Cucchiara, B., Jul 1 2004, In : Headache. 44, 7, p. 710-712 3 p.

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13 Scopus citations

Original contributions. Improving the yield of endocervical elements in a pap smear with the use of the cytology brush

Ruffin, M. T. & Van Noord, G. R., Jan 1 1991, In : Family medicine. 23, 5, p. 365-369 5 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Osteitis pubis: A diagnosis for the family physician

Andrews, S. & Carek, P. J., 1998, In : Journal of the American Board of Family Practice. 11, 4, p. 291-295 5 p.

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20 Scopus citations

Our ethical obligation to treat opioid use disorder in prisons: A patient and physician’s perspective

Bone, C., Eysenbach, L., Bell, K. & Barry, D. T., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics. 46, 2, p. 268-271 4 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Overcoming challenges in designing and implementing a phase II randomized controlled trial using a presurgical model to test a dietary intervention in prostate cancer

Demark-Wahnefried, W., George, S. L., Switzer, B. R., Snyder, D. C., Madden, J. F., Polascik, T. J., Ruffin, M. T. & Vollmer, R. T., Dec 1 2008, In : Clinical Trials. 5, 3, p. 262-272 11 p.

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15 Scopus citations

Owners and pets exercising together: Canine response to veterinarian-prescribed physical activity

Byers, C. G., Wilson, C. C., Stephens, M., Goodie, J. L., Netting, F. E. & Olsen, C. H., Jan 1 2014, In : Anthrozoos. 27, 3, p. 325-333 9 p.

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19 Scopus citations

Oxazole yellow dye interactions with short DNA oligomers of homogeneous base composition and their hybrids

Simon, L. D., Abramo, K. H., Sell, J. K. & McGown, L. B., Jan 1 1998, In : Biospectroscopy. 4, 1, p. 17-25 9 p.

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14 Scopus citations

Painless Instability and Bone Mass of Knee in a Recreational Weight Lifter

Goto, K. K., Gloyer, K. & Seidenberg, P. H., Sep 1 2019, In : Current sports medicine reports. 18, 9, p. 322-324 3 p.

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Pancreatic cancer serum detection using a lectin/glyco-antibody array method

Li, C., Simeone, D. M., Brenner, D. E., Anderson, M. A., Shedden, K. A., Ruffin, M. T. & Lubman, D. M., Feb 1 2009, In : Journal of Proteome Research. 8, 2, p. 483-492 10 p.

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88 Scopus citations

Parental deployment and distress, and adolescent disordered eating in prevention-seeking military dependents

Higgins Neyland, M. K., Shank, L. M., Burke, N. L., Schvey, N. A., Pine, A., Quattlebaum, M., Leu, W., Gillmore, D., Morettini, A., Wilfley, D. E., Stephens, M., Sbrocco, T., Yanovski, J. A., Jorgensen, S., Klein, D. A., Olsen, C. H., Quinlan, J. & Tanofsky-Kraff, M., Feb 1 2020, In : International Journal of Eating Disorders. 53, 2, p. 201-209 9 p.

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1 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

Patient, physician, medical assistant, and office visit factors associated with medication list agreement

Reedy, A. B., Yeh, J. Y., Nowacki, A. S. & Hickner, J., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Patient Safety. 12, 1, p. 18-24 7 p.

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6 Scopus citations

Patient and clinic factors associated with adolescent human papillomavirus vaccine utilization within a university-based health system

Dempsey, A., Cohn, L., Dalton, V. & Ruffin, M., Jan 22 2010, In : Vaccine. 28, 4, p. 989-995 7 p.

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77 Scopus citations

Patient engagement in randomized controlled tai chi clinical trials among the chronically ill

Jiang, D., Kong, W. & Jiang, J. J., Dec 1 2016, In : Reviews on Recent Clinical Trials. 11, 4, p. 1-10 10 p.

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Patient experience and use of probiotics in community-based health care settings

Chin-Lee, B., Curry, W. J., Fetterman, J., Graybill, M. A. & Karpa, K., Oct 31 2014, In : Patient Preference and Adherence. 8, p. 1513-1520 8 p.

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11 Scopus citations

Patients' Interpretation of Qualitative Probability Statements

Woloshin, K. K., Ruffin, M. & Gorenflo, D. W., Jan 1 1994, In : Archives of family medicine. 3, 11, p. 961-966 6 p.

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36 Scopus citations

Patterns of cancer-related health behaviors among middle-aged and older adults: Individual- and area-level socioeconomic disparities

Moss, J. L., Xiao, Q. & Matthews, C. E., Oct 2018, In : Preventive Medicine. 115, p. 31-38 8 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Patterns of cellular and HPV 16 methylation as biomarkers for cervical neoplasia

Patel, D. A., Rozek, L. S., Colacino, J. A., Van Zomeren-Dohm, A., Ruffin, M., Unger, E. R., Dolinoy, D. C., Swan, D. C., Onyekwuluje, J., DeGraffinreid, C. R. & Paskett, E. D., Sep 1 2012, In : Journal of Virological Methods. 184, 1-2, p. 84-92 9 p.

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18 Scopus citations

Patterns of influenza vaccination among medical students

Milunic, S. L., Quilty, J. F., Super, D. M. & Noritz, G. H., Jan 1 2010, In : Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 31, 1, p. 85-88 4 p.

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20 Scopus citations

Pedestrian environment and behavior in Karachi, Pakistan

Khan, F. M., Nasir, M., Chotani, H. & Luby, S., Jan 1 1999, In : Accident Analysis and Prevention. 31, 4, p. 335-339 5 p.

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30 Scopus citations
13 Scopus citations

Pediatric posttraumatic headache: Two cases using steroids as abortive therapy

Bramley, H., Melinosky, C., Silvis, M. & Ross, S., Oct 1 2012, In : Pediatric Emergency Care. 28, 10, p. 1081-1084 4 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Pediatric Sports Specialization in Elite Ice Hockey Players

Black, S., Black, K., Dhawan, A., Onks, C., Seidenberg, P. & Silvis, M., Jan 1 2019, In : Sports Health. 11, 1, p. 64-68 5 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Pedometry to prevent cardiorespiratory fitness decline-is it effective?

Lystrup, R. M., West, G. F., Olsen, C., Ward, M. & Stephens, M. B., Oct 2016, In : Military medicine. 181, 10, p. 1235-1239 5 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Pennsylvania statewide agricultural emergency response training Program: A collaborative partnership with agromedicine, academic and community resources

Pistella, C. L., Kanzleiter, L. J., Henderson, R. A. & Herman, J. M., Sep 21 2001, In : Journal of Agromedicine. 7, 3, p. 11-21 11 p.

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10 Scopus citations

Perceptions of anatomy: Critical components in the clinical setting

Lazarus, M. D., Chinchilli, V. M., Leong, S. L. & Kauffman, G. L., Jul 1 2012, In : Anatomical sciences education. 5, 4, p. 187-199 13 p.

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29 Scopus citations

Perinatal outcomes in low-risk term pregnancies: do they differ by week of gestation?

Cheng, Y. W., Nicholson, J., Nakagawa, S., Bruckner, T. A., Washington, A. E. & Caughey, A. B., Jan 1 2008, In : American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 199, 4, p. 370.e1-370.e7

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95 Scopus citations

Personal genomic testing for cancer risk: Results from the impact of personal genomics study

Gray, S. W., Gollust, S. E., Carere, D. A., Chen, C. A., Cronin, A., Kalia, S. S., Rana, H. Q., Ruffin Iv, M. T., Wang, C., Roberts, J. S. & Green, R. C., Feb 20 2017, In : Journal of Clinical Oncology. 35, 6, p. 636-644 9 p.

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15 Scopus citations

Pharmacokinetics of 6-gingerol, 8-gingerol, 10-gingerol, and 6-shogaol and conjugate metabolites in healthyhuman subjects

Zick, S. M., Djuric, Z., Ruffin, M. T., Litzinger, A. J., Normolle, D. P., Alrawi, S., Feng, M. R. & Brenner, D. E., Aug 1 2008, In : Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention. 17, 8, p. 1930-1936 7 p.

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149 Scopus citations

Pharmacokinetics of curcumin conjugate metabolites in healthy human subjects

Vareed, S. K., Kakarala, M., Ruffin, M. T., Crowell, J. A., Normolle, D. P., Djuric, Z. & Brenner, D. E., Jun 1 2008, In : Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers and Prevention. 17, 6, p. 1411-1417 7 p.

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272 Scopus citations

Pharmacological and toxicological profile of opioid-treated, chronic low back pain patients entering a mindfulness intervention randomized controlled trial

Zgierska, A., Wallace, M. L., Burzinski, C. A., Cox, J. & Backonja, M., Sep 1 2014, In : Journal of Opioid Management. 10, 5, p. 323-335 13 p.

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9 Scopus citations

Phase II study of the effects of ginger root extract on eicosanoids in colon mucosa in people at normal risk for colorectal cancer

Zick, S. M., Turgeon, D. K., Vareed, S. K., Ruffin, M. T., Litzinger, A. J., Wright, B. D., Alrawi, S., Normolle, D. P., Djuric, Z. & Brenner, D. E., Nov 1 2011, In : Cancer Prevention Research. 4, 11, p. 1929-1937 9 p.

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30 Scopus citations

Phase II trial of encapsulated ginger as a treatment for chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting

Zick, S. M., Ruffin, M. T., Lee, J., Normolle, D. P., Siden, R., Alrawi, S. & Brenner, D. E., May 1 2009, In : Supportive Care in Cancer. 17, 5, p. 563-572 10 p.

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92 Scopus citations

Physical fitness and academic performance: A pilot investigation in USU medical students

Stephens, M. B., Dong, T. & Durning, S. J., Apr 2015, In : Military medicine. 180, 4, p. 77-78 2 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Physical fitness during medical school: A 4-year study at the Uniformed services university

Stephens, M. B., Cochran, C., Hall, J. M. & Olsen, C., Nov 1 2012, In : Family medicine. 44, 10, p. 694-697 4 p.

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14 Scopus citations

Physician communication about adolescent vaccination: How is human papillomavirus vaccine different?

Gilkey, M. B., Moss, J. L., Coyne-Beasley, T., Hall, M. E., Shah, P. D. & Brewer, N. T., Aug 1 2015, In : Preventive Medicine. 77, p. 181-185 5 p.

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68 Scopus citations

Phytophotodermatitis: Bulla formation and hyperpigmentation during spring break

Kung, A. C., Stephens, M. B. & Darling, T., Jun 2009, In : Military medicine. 174, 6, p. 657-661 5 p.

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11 Scopus citations

Pilot clinical study of the effects of ginger root extract on eicosanoids in colonic mucosa of subjects at increased risk for colorectal cancer

Zick, S. M., Turgeon, D. K., Ren, J., Ruffin, M. T., Wright, B. D., Sen, A., Djuric, Z. & Brenner, D. E., Sep 1 2015, In : Molecular Carcinogenesis. 54, 9, p. 908-915 8 p.

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20 Scopus citations
6 Scopus citations

Placebo effects and the common cold: A randomized controlled trial

Barrett, B., Brown, R., Rakel, D., Rabago, D., Marchand, L., Scheder, J., Mundt, M., Thomas, G. & Barlow, S., Jan 1 2011, In : Annals of family medicine. 9, 4, p. 312-322 11 p.

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23 Scopus citations

Plasma glycoprotein profiling for colorectal cancer biomarker identification by lectin glycoarray and lectin blot

Qiu, Y., Patwa, T. H., Xu, L., Shedden, K., Misek, D. E., Tuck, M., Jin, G., Ruffin, M. T., Turgeon, D. K., Synal, S., Bresalier, R., Marcon, N., Brenner, D. E. & Lubman, D. M., Apr 1 2008, In : Journal of Proteome Research. 7, 4, p. 1693-1703 11 p.

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143 Scopus citations

Point-of-care estimated radiation exposure and imaging guidelines can reduce pediatric radiation burden

Bunt, C. W., Burke, H. B., Towbin, A. J., Hoang, A., Stephens, M., Fontelo, P., Liu, F. & Gimbel, R. W., May 1 2015, In : Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine. 28, 3, p. 343-350 8 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Policy and organizational issues in agromedicine: A survey of 2001 naac meeting attendees

Jones, W. J. & Henning, G., Apr 5 2002, In : Journal of Agromedicine. 8, 2, p. 113-123 11 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Porównanie automatycznego (AUTO-CPAP) i "recznego" doboru ciśnienia leczniczego u chorych na obturacyjny bezdech senny (OBS).

Translated title of the contribution: Comparison of automatic (AUTO-CPAP)and "manual" CPAP pressure titration in patients with obstructive sleep apneaPływaczewski, R., Zgierska, A., Bednarek, M. & Zieliński, J., 2000, In : Pneumonologia i alergologia polska : organ Polskiego Towarzystwa Ftyzjopneumonologicznego, Polskiego Towarzystwa Alergologicznego, i Instytutu Gruźlicy i Chorób Płuc. 68, 5-6, p. 232-237 6 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Potential solutions for pediatric weight loss programs in the treatment of obesity in rural communities

Novick, M., Wilson, C. T. & Walker-Harding, L. R., May 16 2019, In : Translational behavioral medicine. 9, 3, p. 460-467 8 p.

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Practical Nutrition for the Primary Care Provider: a Pilot Test

Johnston, E. A., Beasley, J. M., Jay, M. R., Wiedemer, J. P. & Kris-Etherton, P. M., Jun 15 2019, In : Medical Science Educator. 29, 2, p. 363-373 11 p.

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Prediction of hospital disposition after thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke using the National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale

Schlegel, D. J., Tanne, D., Demchuk, A. M., Levine, S. R. & Kasner, S. E., Jul 1 2004, In : Archives of Neurology. 61, 7, p. 1061-1064 4 p.

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45 Scopus citations