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  • Barreto-Filho JA, Wang Y, Dodson JA, Desai MM, Sugeng L, Geirsson A, Krumholz HM. Trends in aortic valve replacement for elderly patients in the United States, 1999-2011. JAMA. 2013 Nov 20;310(19):2078-85.
  • Barreto-Filho JA, Wang Y, Rathore SS, Spatz ES, Ross JS, Curtis, JP, Nallamothu BK, Normand SL, Krumholz HM. Transfer rates from nonprocedure hospitals after initial admission and outcomes among elderly patients with acute myocardial infarction. JAMA Intern Med. 2014;174:213-22.
  • Becker JE, Krumholz HM, Ben-Josef G, Ross JS. Reporting of results in ClinicalTrials.gov and high-impact journals. JAMA. 2014;311:1063-5.
  • Ben-Josef G, Ott LS, Spivack SB, Wang C, Ross JS, Shah SJ, Curtis JP, Kim N, Krumholz HM, Bernheim SM. Payments for acute myocardial infarction episodes of care initiated at hospitals with and without interventional capabilities. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2014;114.000927.
  • Bernheim SM, Grady JN, Lin Z, Wang Y, Wang Y, Savage SV, Bhat KR, Ross JS, Desai MM, Merrill AR, Han LF, Rapp MT, Drye EE, Normand SL, Krumholz HM. National patterns of risk-standardized mortality and readmission for acute myocardial infarction and heart failure. Update on publicly reported outcomes measures based on the 2010 release. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2010 Sep;3(5):459-467.
  • Bernheim SM, Wang Y, Bradley EH, Masoudi FA, Rathore SS, Ross JS, Drye E, Krumholz HM. Who is missing from the measures? Trends in the proportion and treatment of patients potentially excluded from publicly reported quality measures. Am Heart J. 2010 Nov;160(5):943-950.e1-5.
  • Bertoia ML, Triche EW, Michaud DS, Baylin A, Hogan JW, Neuhouser ML, Tinker LF, Van Horn L, Waring ME, Li W, Shikany JM, Eaton CB. Mediterranean and Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension dietary patterns and risk of sudden cardiac death in postmenopausal women. The American journal of clinical nutrition. (2014). 99, 2: 344-351.
  • Bertrand RM, Saczynski JS, Mezzacappa C, Hulse M, Ensrud K, Fredman L. Caregiving and cognitive function in older women: evidence for the healthy caregiver hypothesis. Journal of Aging and Health. (2012). 24,1: 48-66.
  • Bikdeli, B, Strait KM, Dharmarajan K, Li S, Mody P, Partovian C, Coca SG, Kim N, Horwitz LI, Testani JM, Krumholz HM. Intravenous fluids in acute decompensated heart failure. JACC HF. 2015;3:127-133.
  • Bikdeli B, Strait KM, Dharmarajan K, Partovian C, Coca SG, Kim N, Li SX, Testani JM, Khan U, Krumholz HM. Dominance of furosemide for loop diuretic therapy in heart failure: Time to revisit the alternatives? J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013 Mar 13;61(14):1549-1550.
  • Bikdeli B, Wang Y, Kim N, Desai MM, Quagliarello V, Krumholz HM. Trends in hospitalization rates and outcomes of endocarditis among medicare beneficiaries. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013;62(23):2217-26.
  • Ross JS, Frazee SG, Garavaglia SB, Levin R, Novshadian H, Jackevicius CA, Stettin G, Krumholz HM. Trends in use of ezetimibe after the ENHANCE trial, 2007 through 2010. JAMA Intern Med. 2014 Sep;174(9):1486-93.
  • Boudreax ED, Waring ME, Hayes RB, Sadasivam RS, Mullen S, Pagoto SL. Evaluating and selecting mobile health apps: strategies for healthcare proivders and healthcare organizations. Transl Behav Med. (2014). 4,4: 363-371
  • Bradley EH, Herrin J, Curry L, Cherlin EJ, Wang Y, Webster TR, Drye EE, Normand SL, Krumholz HM. Variation in hospital mortality rates for patients with acute myocardial infarction. Am J Cardiol.2010 Oct 15;106(8):1108-1112.
  • Bradley EH, Curry LA, Horwitz LI, Sipsma H, Thompson JW, Elma M, Norine Walsh M, Krumholz HM. Contemporary evidence about hospital strategies for reducing 30-day readmissions: A national study. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012 Aug 14;60(7):607-614.
  • Bradley EH, Curry LA, Spatz ES, Herrin J, Cherlin EJ, Curtis JP, Thompson JW, Ting HH, Wang Y, Krumholz HM. Hospital strategies for reducing risk-standardized mortality rates in acute myocardial infarction. Ann Intern Med. 2012 May 1;156(9):618-626.
  • Bradley EH, Sipsma H, Curry L, Mehrotra D, Horwitz LI, Krumholz HM. Quality collaboratives and campaigns to reduce readmissions: what strategies are hospitals using? J Hosp Med. 2013;11:601-8.
  • Bradley EH, Sipsma H, Brewster AL, Krumholz HM, Curry L. Strategies to reduce hospital 30-day risk-standardized mortality rates for patients with acute myocardial infarction: a cross-sectional and longitudinal survey. BMC Cardiovasc Disord. 2014 Sep 24;14:126
  • Bradley EH, Sipsma H, Horwitz LI, Curry L, Krumholz HM. Contemporary data about hospital strategies to reduce unplanned readmissions: what has changed? JAMA Intern Med. 2014;174:154-6.
  • Bradley EH, Sipsma H, Horwitz LI, Ndumele CD, Brewster AL, Curry LA, Krumholz HM. Hospital strategy uptake and reductions in unplanned readmission rates for patients with heart failure: a prospective study. J Gen Intern Med. 2015 May;30(5):605-11. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Bratzler DW, Normand SL, Wang Y, O’Donnell WJ, Metersky M, Han LF, Rapp MT, Krumholz HM. An administrative claims model for profiling hospital 30-day mortality rates for pneumonia patients.PLoS One. 2011 Apr 12;6(4):e17401.
  • Bucholz E, Butala N, Rathore S, Dreyer R, Lansky A, Krumholz HM. Sex differences in long-term mortality after myocardial infarction: A systematic review. Circulation. 2014; 130:757-67
  • Bucholz E, Krumholz HM. Loneliness and living alone: What are we really measuring? Arch Intern Med. 2012 Jul 23;172(14):1084-1085.
  • Bucholz EM, Krumholz HM. Women in clinical research: what we need for progress. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2015 Mar;8:S1-3.
  • Bucholz EM, Rathore SS, Gosch K, Schoenfeld A, Jones PG, Buchanan DM, Spertus JA, Krumholz HM. Effect of living alone on patient outcomes after hospitalization for acute myocardial infarction. Am J Cardiol. 2011 Oct 1;108(7):943-948.
  • Bucholz EM, Rathore SS, Reid KJ, Jones PG, Chan PS, Rich MW, Spertus JA, Krumholz HM. Body mass index and mortality in acute myocardial infarction patients. Am J Med. 2012 Aug;125(8):796-803.
  • Bucholz EM, Strait KM, Dreyer RP, Geda M, Spatz ES, Bueno H, Lichtman JH, D’Onofrio G, Spertus JA, Krumholz HM. Effect of low perceived social support on health outcomes in young patients with acute myocardial infarction: results from the VIRGO (Variation in Recovery: Role of Gender on Outcomes of Young AMI Patients) study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2014 Sep 30;3(5):e001252.
  • Butala NM, Desai MM, Linnander EL, Wong YR, Mikhail DG, Ott LS, Spertus JA, Bradley EH, Aaty AA, Abdelfattah A, Gamal A, Kholeif H, el-Baz M, Allam AH, Krumholz HM. Gender differences in presentation, management, and in-hospital outcomes for patients with AMI in a lower-middle income country: evidence from Egypt. PLoS One. 2011 Oct 13;6(10):e25904.
  • Busch AM, Whited MC, Appelhans BM, Schneider KL, Waring ME, DeBiasse MA, Oleski JL, Crawford SL, Pagoto SL. Reliable change in depression during behavioral weight loss treatment among women with major depression. Obesity. (2013). 21, 3: E211-E218
  • Byatt, Nancy, Rui S. Xiao, Kate H. Dinh, and Molly E. Waring. “Mental health care use in relation to depressive symptoms among pregnant women in the USA.”Archives of Women’s Mental Health. (2015). 1-5.

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  • Camhi SM, Waring ME, Sisson SB, Hayman LL, Must A. Physical activity and screen time in metabolically healthy obese phenotypes in adolescents and adults. Journal of obesity. (2013)
  • Canto JG, Kiefe CI. Age-specific analyses of breast cancer versus heart disease mortality in women. American Journal of Cardiology. (2014). 113, 2: 410-411.
  • Canto JG, Kiefe CI, Rogers WJ, Peterson ED, Frederick PD, French WJ, Gibson CM, Pollack CV, Ornato JP, Zalenski RJ, Penney J, Teifenbrunn AJ, Greenland P. Number of Coronary Heart Disease Risk Factors and Mortality in Patients with First Myocardial Infarction. JAMA 2011; 306(19): 2120-2127.
  • Canto JG, Rogers WJ, Goldberg RJ, Peterson ED, Wenger NK, Vaccarino V, Kiefe CI, Frederick PD, Sopko G, Zheng JG, for the NRMI Investigators. Association of Age and Sex with Myocardial Infarction Symptom Presentation and In-Hospital Mortality. JAMA 2012; 307: 813-82.
  • Canto AJ, Kiefe CI, Goldberg Rj, Rogers WJ, Peterson ED, Wenger NK, Vaccarino V, Frederick PD, Sopko G, Zheng ZJ, Canto JG. For the NRMI investigators. Number of Coronary Heart Disease Risk Factors and Mortality in Patients with First Myocardial Infarction. Differences in Symptom Presentation and Hospital Mortality According to Type of Acute Myocardial Infarction. Am Heart J. 2012 Apr;163(4):572-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ahj.2012.01.020. Epub 2012 Mar 29.
  • Canto AJ, Keife CI, Rogers WJ, Peterson ED, Frederick PD, French WJ, Gibson CM, Pollack CV, Ornato JP, Zalesnki RJ, Penney J, Tiefenbrunn AJ, Greenland P. Atherosclerotic Risk Factors and their Association with Hospital Mortality Among Patients With First Myocardial Infarction From the National Registry of Myocardial Infarction. In Press, Am J Cardiology, Nov 2012.
  • Capp R, Ross JS, Fox JP, Wang Y, Desai MM, Venkatesh AK, Krumholz HM. Hospital Variation in Risk-Standardized Hospital Admission Rates from U.S. Emergency Departments Among Adults. Am J Emerg Med. 2014; 32: 837-43.
  • Chan AW, Song F, Vickers A, Jefferson T, Dickersin K, Gøtzsche PC, Krumholz HM, Ghersi D, van der Worp HB. Increasing value and reducing waste: addressing inaccessible research. Lancet. 2014;383:257-66.
  • Chan PS, Krumholz HM, Spertus JA, Curtis LH, Li Y, Hammill BG, Nallamothu, BK. Effectiveness of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators  in survivors of inhospital cardiac arrest. AHJ. 2015. In Press.
  • Chan PS, Nallamothu BK, Krumholz HM, Spertus JA, Li Y, Hammill BG, Curtis LH; American Heart Association Get with the Guidelines–Resuscitation Investigators. Long-term outcomes of elderly survivors of in-hospital cardiac arrest. N Engl J Med. 2013 Mar 14;368(11):1019-1026.
  • Chan PS, Spertus JA, Krumholz HM, Berg RA, Li Y, Sasson C, Nallamothu BK; Get With the Guidelines-Resuscitation Registry Investigators. A validated prediction tool for initial survivors of in-hospital cardiac arrest. Arch Intern Med. 2012 Jun 25;172(12):947-953.
  • Chaudhry SI, Khan, RF, Chen J, Dharmarajan K, Dodson JA, Masoudi FA, Wang Y, Krumholz HM. National trends in recurrent AMI hospitalizations 1 year after acute myocardial Infarction in Medicare beneficiaries: 1999 to 2010. JAHA. 2014;3: e001197.
  • Chaudhry SI, McAvay G, Chen S, Whitson H, Newman AB, Krumholz HM, Gill TM. Risk factors for hospitalization among older persons newly diagnosed with heart failure: the Cardiovascular Health Study. J Am Coll Cardiol. (In Press).
  • Chen CC, Chen CN, Lai IR, Huang GH, Saczynski JS, Inouye SK. Effects of a modified Hospital Elder Life Program on frailty in individuals undergoing major elective abdominal surgery. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. (2014). 62, 2: 261-268.
  • Chen HY, McManus DD, Saczynski JS, Gurwitz JH, Gore JM, Yarzebski J, Goldberg RJ. Characteristics, treatment practices, and in-hospital outcomes of older adults hospitalized with acute myocardial infarction. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. (2014)62, 8:1451-1459.
  • Chen J, Dharmarajan K, Wang Y, Krumholz HM. National trends in heart failure hospital stay rates, 2001-2009. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013;61(10):1078-1088.
  • Chen J, Fazel R, Ross JS, McNamara RL, Einstein AJ, Al-Mallah M, Krumholz HM, Nallamothu BK. Do imaging studies performed in physician offices increase downstream utilization?: an empiric analysis of cardiac stress testing with imaging. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2011 Jun;4(6):630-637.
  • Chen J, Hsieh AF, Dharmarajan K, Masoudi FA, Krumholz HM. National trends in heart failure hospitalization after acute myocardial infarction for Medicare beneficiaries: 1998-2010. Circulation. 2013;128:2577-84.
  • Chen J, Normand SL, Wang Y, Krumholz HM. National and regional trends in heart failure hospitalization and mortality rates for Medicare beneficiaries, 1998-2008. JAMA. 2011 Oct 19;306(15):1669–1678.
  • Chen J, Ross JS, Carlson MD, Lin Z, Normand SL, Bernheim SM, Drye EE, Ling SM, Han LF, Rapp MT, Krumholz HM. Skilled nursing facility referral and hospital readmission rates after heart failure of myocardial infarction. Am J Med. 2012 Jan;125(1):100.e1-9.
  • Chen J, Normand S-LT, Wang Y, Krumholz HM.National and regional trends in heart failure hospitalization and mortality rates for Medicare beneficiaries, 1998-2008. JAMA. 2011; 306(15):1669–1678.
  • Chen LM, Nallamothu BK, Krumholz HM, Spertus JA, Tang F, Chan PS; American Heart Association’s Get With The Guidelines-Resuscitation Investigators. Association between a hospital’s quality performance for in-hospital cardiac arrest and common medical conditions. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2013;6:700-7.
  • Chen SI, Dharmarajan K, Kim N, Strait KM, Li S-X, Safavi KC, Lindenauer PK, Krumholz HM, Lagu T. Procedure intensity and the cost of care. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2012;5(3):308-313.
  • Cherlin EJ, Allam AA, Linnander EL, Wong R, El-Toukhy E, Sipsma H, Krumholz HM, Curry LA, Bradley EH. Inputs to quality: supervision, management, and community involvement in health facilities in Egypt in 2004. BMC Health Serv Res. 2011 Oct 20;11:282.
  • Cherlin EJ, Curry LA, Thompson JW, Greysen SR, Spatz E, Krumholz HM, Bradley EH. Features of high quality discharge planning for patients following acute myocardial infarction. J Gen Intern Med. 2013 Mar;28(3):436-443.
  • Coca SG, Ismail-Beigi F, Haq N, Krumholz HM, Parikh CR. Role of intensive glucose control in development of renal end points in type 2 diabetes mellitus: systematic review and meta-analysis intensive glucose control in type 2 diabetes. Arch Intern Med. 2012 May 28;172(10):761-769.
  • Coles AH, Fisher KA, Darling C, McManus D, Maitas O, Yarzebski J, Gore JM, Lessard D, Goldberg RJ. Recent trends in post-discharge mortality among patients with an initial acute myocardial infarction. The American journal of cardiology.(2012).110,8: 1073-1077.
  • Coles AH, Fisher K, Darling C, Yarzebski J, McManus DD, Gore JM, Lessard D, Goldberg RJ. Long-term survival for patients with acute decompensated heart failure according to ejection fraction findings. The American journal of cardiology. (2014).114, 6: 862-868
  • Cook NL, Bonds DE, Kiefe CI, Curtis JP, Krumholz HM, Kressin NR, Peterson ED. Centers for Cardiovascular Outcomes Research: Defining a Collaborative Vision. National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Centers for Cardiovascular Research (CCOR) Writing Group2013 Mar; 1
  • Curry, L. A., E. Spatz, E. Cherlin, J. W. Thompson, D. Berg, H. H. Ting, C. Decker, H. M. Krumholz, and E. H. Bradley. What Distinguishes Top-Performing Hospitals in Acute Myocardial Infarction Mortality Rates?. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2011; 154(6): 384-90.
  • Curry LA, Linnander EL, Brewster AL, Ting H, Krumholz HM, Bradley EH. Organizational culture change in U.S. hospitals: a mixed methods longitudinal intervention study. Implement Sci. 2015 Mar 7;10(1):29.
  • Curtis JP. Baby or bathwater?: Early follow-up after hospital discharge. Circulation. 2013 Sep 10;128(11):1177-8.
  • Curtis JP, Bernheim SM. Digging deep: teaching hospitals and pay-for-performance. Med Care. 2013 Jul;51(7):565-6.
  • Curtis JP, Rathore SS, Wang Y-F, Chen L, Nallamothu B, Krumholz HM. Use and effectiveness of intra-aortic balloon pumps among patients undergoing high risk percutaneous coronary intervention: Insights from the CATHPCI Registry. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2012 Jan;5(1):21-30.
  • Curtis JP, Geary LL, Wang Y, Chen J, Drye EE, Grosso LM, Spertus JA, Runsfeld JS, Weintraub, Masoudi FA, Brindis R, Krumholz HM. Development of 2 registry-based risk models suitable for characterizing hospital performance on 30-day all-cause mortality rates among patients undergoing percutaneous coronary interventionCirc Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2012 Sep 4;5:5 628-637.

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  • D’Agostino RB Sr, Ansell BJ, Mora S, Krumholz HM. Clinical decisions. The guidelines battle on starting statins. N Engl J Med. 2014;370:1652-8.
  • Darling C, Saczynski JS, McManus DD, Lessard D, Spencer FA, Goldberg RJ. Delayed hospital presentation in acute decompensated heart failure: clinical and patient reported factors. Heart & Lung: The Journal of Acute and Critical Care. (2013). 42,4: 281-286.
  • Dharmarajan K, Hsieh AF, Kulkarni VT, Lin Z, Ross JS, Horwitz LI, Kim N, Suter LG, Lin H, Normand ST, Krumholz HM. Trajectories of risk after hospitalization for heart failure, acute myocardial infarction, or pneumonia: Retrospective cohort study. BMJ. 2015;350:h411.
  • Dharmarajan K, Hsieh AF, Lin Z, Bueno H, Ross JS, Horwitz LI, Barreto-Filho JA, Kim N, Bernheim SM, Suter LG, Drye EE, Krumholz HM. Diagnoses and timing of 30-day readmissions after hospitalization for heart failure, acute myocardial infarction, or pneumonia. JAMA. 2013 Jan 23;309(4):355-363.
  • Dharmarajan K, Hsieh AF, Lin Z, Bueno H, Ross JS, Horwitz LI, Barreto-Filho JA, Kim N, Suter LG, Bernheim SM, Drye EE, Krumholz HM. Hospital readmission performance and patterns of readmission: retrospective cohort study of Medicare admissions. BMJ. 2013;347:f6571.
  • Dharmarajan K, Krumholz HM. Caution warranted when defining contraindications in initiating β-blocker therapy–reply. JAMA Intern Med. 2014 Mar;174(3):481-2.
  • Dharmarajan K, Krumholz HM. Risk after hospitalization: we have a lot to learn. J Hosp Med. 2015 Feb;10(2):135-6.
  • Dharmarajan K, Li J, Li X, Lin Z, Krumholz HM, Jiang L; China PEACE Collaborative Group. The China patient-centered evaluative assessment of cardiac events (China PEACE) retrospective study of acute myocardial infarction: study design. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2013;6:732-40.
  • Dharmarajan K, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Li S-X, Krumholz HM. Contraindicated initiation of beta blockers in patients hospitalized with heart failure. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Sep 9;173(16):1547-9.
  • Dharmarajan K, Strait KM, Lagu T, Lindenauer PK, Tinetti ME, Lynn J, Li SX, Krumholz HM. Acute decompensated heart failure is routinely treated as a cardiopulmonary syndrome. PLoS One. 2013;8:e78222.
  • Dodson JA, Arnold SV, Reid KJ, Gill TM, Rich MW, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Krumholz HM, Alexander KP. Physical function and independence 1 year after myocardial infarction: observations from the Translational Research Investigating Underlying disparities in recovery from acute Myocardial infarction: Patients’ Health status registry. Am Heart J. 2012 May;163(5):790-796.
  • Dodson JA, Lampert R, Wang Y, Hammill SC, Varosy P, Curtis JP. Temporal trends in quality of care among recipients of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators: insights from the National Cardiovascular Data Registry. Circulation. 2014 Feb 4;129(5):580-6.
  • Dodson JA, Reynolds MR, Bao H, Al-Khatib SM, Peterson ED, Kremers MS, Mirro MJ, Curtis JP; NCDR. Developing a risk model for in-hospital adverse events following implantable cardioverter-defibrillator implantation: a report from the NCDR (National Cardiovascular Data Registry). J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014;63(8):788-96.
  • Dodson JA, Wang Y, Chaudhry SI, Curtis JP. Bleeding-avoidance strategies and outcomes in patients ≥80 years of age with ST-elevation myocardial infarction undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention (from the NCDR CathPCI Registry). Am J Cardiol. 2012 Jul 1;110(1):1-6.
  • Dodson JA, Wang Y, Desai MM, Barreto-Filho JA, Sugeng L, Hashim SW, Krumholz HM.Outcomes for mitral valve surgery among Medicare fee-for-service beneficiaries, 1999 to 2008.Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2012 May;5(3):298-307.
  • Downing NS, Aminawung JA, Shah ND, Braunstein JB, Krumholz HM, Ross JS. Regulatory review of novel therapeutics–comparison of three regulatory agencies. N Engl J Med. 2012 Jun 14;366(24):2284-2293.
  • Downing NS, Aminawung JA, Shah ND, Krumholz HM, Ross JS. Clinical trial evidence supporting FDA approval of novel therapeutic agents, 2005-2012. JAMA. 2014;311:368-77.
  • Downing NS, Cheng T, Krumholz HM, Shah ND, Ross JS. Descriptions and interpretations of the ACCORD-Lipid trial in the news and biomedical literature: a cross-sectional analysis. JAMA Intern Med. 2014 Jul;174(7):1176-82.
  • Downing N, Ross JS, Jackevicius CA, Krumholz HM. Avoidance of generic competition by Abbott Laboratories fenofibrate franchise. Arch Intern Med. 2012 May 14;172(9):724-730.
  • Downing NS, Ross JS, Krumholz HM. Generic competition in a flawed system: pill them, bill them-reply. Arch Intern Med. 2012 Oct 22;172(19):1522-1523.
  • Dreyer RP, Smolderen KG, Strait KM, Beltrame JF, Lichtman JH, Lorenze NP, D’Onofrio G, Bueno H, Krumholz HM, Spertus JA. Gender differences in pre-event health status of young patients with acute myocardial infarction: A VIRGO study analysis. Eur Heart J Acute Cardiovasc Care. 2015 Feb 13. pii: 2048872615568967.  [Epub ahead of print]
  • Drye EE, Normand SL, Ross JS, Schreiner GC, Han L, Rapp M, Krumholz HM. Comparison of hospital risk-standardized mortality rates calculated by using in-hospital and 30-day models: an observational study with implications for hospital profiling. Ann Intern Med. 2012 Jan 3;156(1 Pt 1):19-26.

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  • Forman DE, Rich MW, Alexander KP, Zieman S, Maurer MS, Najjar SS, Cleveland JC Jr, Krumholz HM, Wenger NK. Cardiac care for older adults. Time for a new paradigm. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2011 May 3;57(18):1801-1810.
  • Fox JP, Desai MM, Krumholz HM, Gross CP. Hospital-level outcomes associated with laparoscopic colectomy for cancer in the minimally invasive eraJ Gastrointest Surg. 2012 Nov;16(11):2112-2119.
  • Fox JP, Suter LG, Wang K, Wang Y, Krumholz HM, Ross JS. Hospital-based, acute care use among patients within 30 days of discharge after coronary artery bypass surgery. Ann Thorac  Surg. 2013 Jul;96(1):96-104.

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  • Gallagher MP, Krumholz HM. Public reporting of hospital outcomes: a challenging road ahead.Med J Aust. 2011 Jun 20;194(12):658-660.
  • Gao Y, Masoudi FA, Hu S, Li J, Zhang H, Li X, Desai NR, Krumholz HM, Jiang L; China PEACE Collaborative Group. Trends in early aspirin use among patients with acute myocardial infarction in China, 2001-2011: the China PEACE-Retrospective AMI study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2014 Oct 10;3(5):e001250.
  • Gharacholou SM, Reid KJ, Arnold SV, Spertus J, Rich MW, Pellikka PA, Singh M, Holsinger T, Krumholz HM, Peterson ED, Alexander KP. Cognitive impairment and outcomes in older adult survivors of acute myocardial infarction: findings from the translational research investigating underlying disparities in acute myocardial infarction patients’ health status registry. Am Heart J.2011 Nov;162(5):860-869.e1.
  • Girotra S, Nallamothu BK, Spertus JA, Li Y, Krumholz HM, Chan PS. American Heart Association Get with the Guidelines–Resuscitation Investigators. Trends in survival after in-hospital cardiac arrest. N Engl J Med. 2012 Nov 15;367(20):1912-1920.
  • Goldberg R, Gore JM, Barton B, Gurwitz J. Individual and composite study endpoints: separating the wheat from the chaff. The American journal of medicine. (2014). 127, 5: 379-384.
  • Goldberg RJ, Lamusta J, Darling C, DeWolf M, Saczynski JS, Lessard D, Ward J, Gore JM. Community trends in the use and characteristics of persons with acute myocardial infarction who are transported by emergency medical services. Heart & Lung: The Journal of Acute and Critical Care.(2012). 41,4: 323-331.
  • Goldberg RJ, McManus DD, Allison J. Greater knowledge and appreciation of commonly-used research study designs. The American Journal of Medicine. (2013).126,2: 169-e1.
  • Goldberger Z, Chan PS, Berg RA, Kronick SL, Cooke CR, Lu M, Banerjee M, Hayward RA, Krumholz HM, Nallamothu B. Duration of resuscitation efforts and survival after in-hospital cardiac arrest: an observational study.  Lancet. 2012 Oct 27;380(9852):1473-1481.
  • Goldberger ZD, Chan PS, Cooke CR, Hayward RA, Krumholz HM, Nallamothu BK. Duration of resuscitation efforts and survival after in-hospital cardiac arrest – Authors’ reply. Lancet. 2013 Feb 9;381(9835):441.
  • Goodrich K, Krumholz HM, Conway PH, Lindenauer P, Auerbach, AD. Hospitalist utilization and hospital performance on 6 publicly reported patient outcomes. J Hosp Med. 2012 Jul-Aug;7(6):482-488.
  • Green JB, Ross JS, Jackevicius CA, Shah ND, Krumholz HM. When choosing statin therapy: The case for generics. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Feb 11;173(3):229-232.
  • Greenberg JA, Manson JE, Buijsse B, Wang L, Allison MA, Neuhouser ML, Tinker L, Waring ME, Isasi CR, Martin LW, Thomson CA. Chocolate-candy consumption and 3-year weight gain among postmenopausal U.S. women. (2015). 23,3: 677-683.
  • Gross AL, Parisi JM, Spira AP, Kueider AM, Ko JY, Saczynski JS, Samus QM & Rebok GW. Memory training interventions for older adults: A meta-analysis. Aging and Mental Health. (in press). PMID: 22423647
  • Gupta A, Desai MM, Kim N, Bulsara KR, Wang Y, Krumholz HM. Trends in intracranial stenting among Medicare beneficiaries in the United States, 2006-2010. J Am Heart Assoc. 2013 April 15;2(2):e000084.
  • Gupta A, Wang Y, Spertus JA, Geda M, Lorenze N, Nkonde-Price C, D’Onofrio G,  Lichtman JH, Krumholz HM. Trends in acute myocardial infarction in young patients and differences by sex and race, 2001 to 2010. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Jul 29;64(4):337-45.

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  • Hajduk AM, Kiefe CI, Person SD, Gore JG, Saczynski JS. Cognitive change in heart failure: a systematic review. Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes. (2013). 6, 4: 451-460.
  • Hanchate AD, Kapoor A, Katz JN, et al. Massachusetts health reform and disparities in joint replacement use: difference in differences study. BMJ : British Medical Journal. 2015;350:h440. doi:10.1136/bmj.h440.
  • Hanchate AD, Lasser KE, Kapoor A, Rosen J, McCormick D, D’Amore MM, Kressin NR.Massachusetts Reform and Disparities in Inpatient Care UtilizationMedical Care. 2012;50:569-577.
  • Hannan EL, Zhong Y, Krumholz H, Walford G, Holmes DR Jr, Stamato NJ, Jacobs AK, Venditti FJ, Sharma S, King SB 3rd. 30-day readmission for patients undergoing percutaneous coronary interventions in New York state. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2011 Dec;4(12):1335-1342.
  • Hayward RA, Krumholz HM. Three reasons to abandon low-density lipoprotein targets: an open letter to the Adult Treatment Panel IV of the National Institutes of Health. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2012 Jan;5(1):2-5.
  • Herrin J, Miller LE, Turkmani DF, Nsa W, Drye EE, Bernheim SM, Ling SM, Rapp MT, Han LF, Bratzler DW, Bradley EH, Nallamothu BK, Ting HH, Krumholz HM. National performance on door-in door-out among patients transferred for primary percutaneous coronary intervention. Arch Intern Med. 2011 Nov 28;171(21):1879-86.
  • Ho JE, Yin X, Levy D, Vasan RS, Magnani JW, Ellinor PT, McManus DD, Lubitz SA, Larson MG, Benjamin EJ. Galectin 3 and incident atrial fibrillation in the community. American heart journal. (2014).167, 5: 729-734.
  • Holland E, Moore Simas TA, Doyle Curiale DK, Liao X, Waring ME. Self-reported pre-pregnancy weight versus weight measured at first prenatal visit: effects on categorization of pre-pregnancy body mass index. Maternal and Child Health Journal. (2013).17,10: 1872-1878.
  • Horwitz LI, Jenq GY, Brewster UC, Chen C, Kanade S, Van Ness PH, Araujo KL, Ziaeian B, Moriarty JP, Fogerty RL, Krumholz HM. Comprehensive quality assessment of discharge summaries at an academic medical center. J Hosp Med. 2013 Aug;8(8):436-43.
  • Horwitz LI, Lin Z, Herrin, J, Bernheim S, Drye EE, Krumholz HM, Ross JS. Association of hospital volume with readmission rates: A retrospective cross-sectional study. BMJ. 2015;350:h447.
  • Horwitz LI, Moriarty JP, Chen C, Fogerty RL, Brewster UC, Kanade S, Ziaeian B, Jenq GY, Krumholz HM. Quality of discharge practices and patient understanding at an academic medical center. JAMA Intern Med. 2013;173:1715-22.
  • Horwitz LI, Partovian C, Lin Z, Grady JN, Herrin J, Conover M, Montague J, Dillaway C, Bartczak K, Suter LG, Ross JS, Bernheim SM, Krumholz HM, Drye EE. Development and use of an administrative claims measure for profiling hospital-wide performance on 30-day unplanned readmission. Ann Intern Med. 2014 Nov 18;161:S66-75.
  • Horwitz LI, Wang Y, Desai MM, Curry LA, Bradley EH, Drye EE, Krumholz HM. Correlations among risk-standardized mortality rates and among risk-standardized readmission rates within hospitals.J Hosp Med. 2012 Aug 3. Epub ahead of print.
  • Hu S, Zheng Z, Yuan X, Wang Y, Normand SL, Ross JS, Krumholz HM. Coronary artery bypass graft: Contemporary heart surgery center performance in China. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes.2012 Mar 1;5(2): 214-221.

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  • Joffe SW, Webster K, McManus DD, Kiernan MS, Lessard D, Yarzebski J, Darling C, Gore JM, Goldberg RJ. Improved survival after heart failure: a community-based perspective. Journal of the American Heart Association. (2013). 2, 3: e000053
  • Jackevicius CA, Tu JV, Ross JS, Ko DT, Carreon D, Krumholz HM. Use of fibrates in the United States and Canada. JAMA. 2011 Mar 23;305(12):1217-1224.
  • Jackevicius CA, Tu JV, Krumholz HM. Statins: Is it Safe and Effective to Use Generic “Equivalents”? Can J Cardiol. 2013 Apr;29(4):408-410.
  • Jackevicius CA, Chou MM, Ross JS, Shah ND, Krumholz HM. Generic atorvastatin and health care costs. N Engl J Med. 2012 Jan 19;366(3):201-204.

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  • Kabat GC, Heo M, Van Horn LV, Kazlauskaite R, Getaneh A, Ard J, Vitolins MZ, Waring ME, Zaslavsky O, Wassertheil-Smoller S, Rohan TE. Longitudinal association of anthropometric measures of adiposity with cardiometabolic risk factors in postmenopausal women. Annals of epidemiolog. (2014). 24, 12: 896-902
  • Khawaja FJ, Shah ND, Lennon RJ, Slusser JP, Alkatib AA, Rihal CS, Gersh BJ, Montori VM, Holmes DR, Bell MR, Curtis JP, Krumholz HM, Ting HH. Factors associated with 30-day readmission rates after percutaneous coronary intervention. Arch Intern Med. 2012 Jan 23;172(2):112-117.
  • Kocher KE, Meurer WJ, Fazel R, Scott PA, Krumholz HM, Nallamothu BK. National trends in use of computed tomography in the emergency department. Ann Emerg Med. 2011 Nov;58(5):452-462.e3.
  • Krumholz HM. A note to my younger colleagues. . .be brave. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes.2012 May;5(3):245-246.
  • Krumholz HM. A perspective on the American Heart Association/American College of Cardiology science advisory on thiazolidinedione drugs and cardiovascular risks. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2010 May;3(3):221-2.
  • Krumholz HM. Big data and new knowledge in medicine: the thinking, training, and tools needed for a learning health system. Health Aff. 2014 Jul;33(7):1163-70.
  • Krumholz HM. Documenting the methods history: Would it improve the interpretability of studies?Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2012 Jul 1;5:418-419.
  • Krumholz HM. Emphasizing methods in outcomes research. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2011 Mar;4(2):137-139.
  • Krumholz HM. Emphasizing the burden of proof: The American College of Cardiology 2008 Expert Panel Comments on the ENHANCE Trial. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2010 Nov;3(6):565-7.
  • Krumholz HM. Focusing on outcomes in Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2010 Jul;3(4):332-4.
  • Krumholz HM. Goodbye, thank you, and welcome. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2013 May 1; 6(3):249.
  • Krumholz HM. Grant applications with a result-based orientation. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2013;6:507-8.
  • Krumholz HM. How do we know the value of our research? Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2013;6:371-2.
  • Krumholz HM, et al. Improvements in Door-To-Balloon Time in the United States: 2005-2010.Circulation. 2011; 124: 1038-1045.
  • Krumholz HM. Neuraminidase inhibitors for influenza. BMJ. 2014;348:g2548.
  • Krumholz HM. Outcomes research in the global environment: learning from each other. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2011 Sep;4(5):489-490.
  • Krumholz HM: Open science and data sharing in clinical research: Basing informed decisions on the totality of the evidence. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2012 Mar 1;5(2):141-142.
  • Krumholz HM. Patient-centered medicine: the next phase in health care. Circ Cardivasc Qual Outcomes. 2011 Jul; 4(4):374-375.
  • Krumholz HM. Post-hospital syndrome-an acquired, transient condition of generalized risk. N Engl J Med. 2013 Jan 10;368(2):100-102.
  • Krumholz HM. Real-world imperative of outcomes research. JAMA. 2011 Aug 17;306(7):754-755.
  • Krumholz HM. Target cardiovascular risk rather than cholesterol concentration. BMJ. 2013;347:f7110.
  • Krumholz HM. The new cholesterol and blood pressure guidelines: perspective on the path forward. JAMA. 2014;311:1403-5.
  • Krumholz HM. Variations in health care, patient preferences, and high-quality decision making.  JAMA. 2013;310:151-2.Krumholz HM. Why data sharing should be the expected norm. BMJ. 2015 Feb 5;350:h599.
  • Krumholz HM, Bernheim SM. Considering the role of socioeconomic status in hospital outcomes measures. Ann Intern Med. 2014 Dec 2;161(11):833-4.
  • Krumholz HM, Bradley EH, Curry LA. Promoting publication of rigorous qualitative research. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2013 Mar 1;6(2):133-4.
  • Krumholz HM, Curry LA, Bradley EH. Survival after acute myocardial infarction (SAMI) study: the design and implementation of a positive deviance study. Am Heart J. 2011 Dec;162(6):981-987.
  • Krumholz HM, Downing NS. Managing the information boundary of an organization: key aspect of translating research into practice. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2014 Nov;7(6):805-6.
  • Krumholz HM, Gross CP, Blount KL, Ritchie JD, Hodshon B, Lehman R, Ross JS. Sea change in open science and data sharing: leadership by industry. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2014 Jul;7(4):499-504.
  • Krumholz H, Jackevicius CA, Ross JS. Tamiflu: 14 flu seasons and still questions. BMJ. 2013 Jan 25;346:f547.
  • Krumholz HM, Lin Z, Drye EE, Desai MM, Han LF, Rapp MT, Mattera JA, Normand SL. An administrative claims measure suitable for profiling hospital performance based on 30-day all-cause readmission rates among patients with acute myocardial infarction. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2011 Mar;4(2):243-252.
  • Krumholz HM, Lin Z, Keenan PS, Chen J, Ross JS, Drye EE, Bernheim SM, Wang Y, Bradley EH, Han LF, Normand SL. Relationship between hospital readmission and mortality rates for patients hospitalized with acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, or pneumonia. JAMA. 2013 Feb 13;309(6):587-593.
  • Krumholz H, Lin Z, Normand SL. Measuring hospital clinical outcomes. BMJ. 2013 Jan 30;346:f620.
  • Krumholz, HM, Normand SL, Wang, Y. Trends in hospitalizations and outcomes for acute cardiovascular disease and stroke, 1999-2011. Circulation. 2014;130: 966-75.
  • Krumholz, HM, Ross, JS. A model for dissemination and independent analysis of industry data.JAMA. 2011 Oct 12;306(14):1593-1594.
  • Krumholz HM, Ross JS, Gross CP, Emanuel EJ, Hodshon B, Ritchie JD, Low JB, Lehman R. A historic moment for open science: the Yale University Open Data Access project and Medtronic. Ann Intern Med. 2013 Jun 18;158(12):910-1.
  • Krumholz HM, Spertus JA. Circulation: cardiovascular quality and outcomes annual report, 2012.Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2012 Jul 1;5(4):e28-32.
  • Krumholz HM, Selby JV, Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute. Seeing through the eyes of patients: The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Funding Announcements. Ann Intern Med. 2012 Sep 18;157(6):446-447.
  • Kulkarni VT, Shah SJ, Bernheim SM, Wang Y, Normand SL, Han LF, Rapp MT, Drye E, Krumholz HM. Regional associations between Medicare Advantage penetration and administrative claims-based measures of hospital outcomes. Med Care. 2012 May;50(5):406-409.
  • Kulkarni VT, Ross J, Wang Y, Krumholz HM. Regional density of cardiologists and rates of mortality for acute myocardial infarction and heart failure. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2013 May 1;6(3):352-9.
  • Kulkarni, Vivek, S. Shah, Y. Wang, S. Bernheim, S.L. Normand, M. Rapp, L. Han, E. Drye, and H. Krumholz. 2011. Effects of Regional Medicare Advantage Penetration on Risk-Standardized Outcome Measures. Journal of American College of Cardiology. 2011; 57:1224.

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  • Lagu T, Krumholz HM, Dharmarajan K, Partovian C, Kim N, Mody PS, Li S-X, Strait KM, Lindenauer PK. Spending more, doing more, or both? An alternative method for quantifying utilization during hospitalizations. J Hosp Med. 2013 Jul;8(7):373-9.
  • Lampropulos J, Kim N, Wang, Y, Desai MM, Barreto-Filho JA, Dodson, JA, Dries DL, Mangi AA, Krumholz HM. Trends in left ventricular assist device use and outcomes among Medicare beneficiaries, 2004-2011. Open Heart. 2014; 1:e000109.
  • Landman AB, Spatz ES, Cherlin EJ, Krumholz HM, Bradley EH, Curry LA. Hospital collaboration with emergency medical services in the care of patients with acute myocardial infarction: perspectives from key hospital staff. Ann Emerg Med. 2012 Nov 9. pii: S0196-0644(12)01616-2.
  • Lasser KE, Hanchate AD, McCormick D, Manze MG, Chu C, Kressin NR. The effect of Massachusetts health reform on 30 day hospital readmissions: retrospective analysis of hospital episode statistics. BMJ : British Medical Journal. 2014;348:g2329. doi:10.1136/bmj.g2329.
  • Lasser KE, Kim TW, Alford DP, Cabral H, Saitz R, Samet JH. Is unhealthy substance use associated with failure to receive cancer screening and flu vaccination? A retrospective cross-sectional study. BMJ Open. 2011;1(1):e000046. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2010-000046
  • Leifheit-Limson EC, Spertus JA, Reid KJ, Jones SB, Vaccarino V, Krumholz HM, Lichtman JH. Prevalence of traditional cardiac risk factors and secondary prevention among patients hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction (AMI): variation by age, sex, and race. J Womens Health. 2013;8:659-66.
  • Levin SN, Hajduk AM, McManus DD, Darling CE, Gurwitz JH, Spencer FA, Goldberg RJ, Saczynski JS. Cognitive status in patients hospitalized with acute decompensated heart failure. American heart journal. (2014). 168, 6: 917-923.
  • Li J, Dharmarajan K, Li X, Lin Z, Normand SL, Krumholz HM, Jiang L; China PEACE Collaborative Group. Protocol for the China peace (Patient-centered Evaluative Assessment of Cardiac Events) retrospective study of coronary catheterisation and percutaneous coronary intervention. BMJ Open. 2014;4:e004595.
  • Li J, Li X, Wang Q, Hu S, Wang Y, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Krumholz HM, Jiang L; for the China PEACE Collaborative Group. ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in China from 2001 to 2011 (the China PEACE-retrospective acute myocardial infarction study): a retrospective analysis of hospital data. Lancet. 2014;. pii: S0140-6736(14)60921-1.
  • Li Q, Lin Z, Masoudi FA, Li J, Li X, Hernández-Díaz S, Nuti SV, Li L, Wang Q, Spertus JA, Hu FB, Krumholz HM, Jiang L. National trends in hospital length of stay for acute myocardial infarction in China. BMC Cardiovasc Disord. 2015 Jan 20; 15:9.
  • Lin H, Dolmatova EV, Morley MP, Lunetta KL, McManus DD, Magnani JW, Margulies KB, Hakonarson H, del Monte F, Benjamin EJ, Cappola TP, Ellinor PT. Gene expression and genetic variation in human atria. Heart Rhythm. (2014). 11, 2: 266-271
  • Lindau ST, Abramsohn E, Gosch K, Wroblewski K, Spatz ES, Chan PS, Spertus J, Krumholz HM. Patterns and loss of sexual activity in the year following hospitalization for acute myocardial infarction (a United States National Multisite Observational Study). Am J Cardiol. 2012 May 15;109(10):1439-1444.
  • Lindau ST, Abramsohn EM, Bueno H, D’Onofrio G, Lichtman JH, Lorenze NP, Mehta Sanghani R, Spatz ES, Spertus JA, Strait K, Wroblewski K, Zhou S, Krumholz HM. Sexual activity and counseling in the first month after acute myocardial infarction among younger adults in the United States and Spain: a prospective, observational study. Circulation. 2014 Dec 23;130(25):2302-9.
  • Lindenauer PK, Normand SL, Drye EE, Lin Z, Goodrich K, Desai MM, Bratzler DW, O’Donnell WJ, Metersky ML, Krumholz HM. Development, validation, and results of a measure of 30-day readmission following hospitalization for pneumonia. J Hosp Med. 2011 Mar;6(3):142-150.
  • Lindenauer PK, Lagu T, Rothberg MB, Avrunin J, Pekow PS, Wang Y, Krumholz HM. Income inequality and 30 day outcomes after acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, and pneumonia: retrospective cohort study. BMJ. 2013 Feb 14;346:f521.
  • Lipska KJ, Krumholz HM. Comparing Diabetes Medications: Where Do We Set the Bar? JAMA Intern Med. 2014; 174:317-8.
  • Lipska KJ, Ross JS, Wang Y, Inzucchi SE, Minges K, Karter AJ, Huang ES, Desai MM, Gill TM, Krumholz HM. National Trends in US Hospital Admissions for Hyperglycemia and Hypoglycemia Among Medicare Beneficiaries, 1999 to 2011. JAMA Intern Med. 2014; 174:1116-24.
  • Lipska KJ, Warton EM, Huang ES, Moffet HH, Inzucchi SE, Krumholz HM, Karter AJ. HbA1c and risk of severe hypoglycemia in type 2 diabetes: the diabetes and aging study. Diabetes Care. 2013; 6:3535-42.
  • Liu, Shao‐Hsien, et al. “Association of objectively measured physical activity and metabolic syndrome among US adults with osteoarthritis.” Arthritis care & research. (2015).
  • Liu J, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Wang Q, Murugiah K, Spatz ES, Li J, Li X, Ross JS, Krumholz HM, Jiang L; China PEACE Collaborative Group. Patterns of use of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors/angiotensin receptor blockers among patients with acute myocardial infarction in China from 2001 to 2011: China PEACE-Retrospective AMI Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 Feb 23;4(2).
  • Lo CB, Waring ME, Pagoto SL, Lemon SC. A television in the bedroom is associated with higher weekday screen time among youth with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD/ADHD). Preventive medicine reports. (2015). 2: 1-3.
  • Longmore RB, Spertus JA, Alexander KP, Gosch K, Reid KJ, Masoudi FA, Krumholz HM, Rich MW. Angina frequency after myocardial infarction and quality of life in older versus younger adults: the Prospective Registry Evaluating Myocardial Infarction: Event and Recovery study. Am Heart J. 2011 Mar;161(3):631-638.
  • Lovig KO, Horwitz L, Lipska K, Kosiborod M, Krumholz HM, Inzucchi SE. Discontinuation of antihyperglycemic therapy after acute myocardial infarction: medical necessity or medical error? Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2012 Sep;38(9):403-407.
  • Low JB, Ross JS, Krumholz HM. Moving forward from rhBMP-2: open science and data sharing. Spine. 2014 Apr 1;39(7):531-2.
  • Lu L, Krumholz HM, Tu JV, Ross JS, Ko DT, Jackevicius CA. Impact of drug policy on regional trends in ezetimibe use. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2014 Jul;7(4):589-96.
  • Lu L, Krumholz HM, Tu JV, Ross JS, Ko DT, Jackevicius CA. Impact of the ENHANCE trial on the use of ezetimibe in the United States and Canada. Am Heart J. 2014; 167:683-9.
  • Lubitz SA, Moser C, Sullivan L, Rienstra M, Fontes JD, Villalon ML, Pai M, McManus DD, Schnabel RB, Magnani JW, Yin X, Levy D, Pencina MJ, Larson MG, Ellinor PT, Benjamin EJ. Atrial fibrillation patterns and risks of subsequent stroke, heart failure, or death in the community. Journal of the American Heart Association. (2013).2, 5: e000126.

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  • Magnani JM, Rienstra M, Lin H, Sinner MF, Lubitz SA, McManus DD, Dupuis J, Ellinor PT, Benjamin EJ. Atrial fibrillation: current knowledge and future directions in epidemiology and genomics. Circulation 2011; 124(18): 1982-93.
  • Makarov DV, Desai R, Yu JB, Sharma R, Abraham N, Albertsen PC, Krumholz HM, Penson DF, Gross CP. Appropriate and inappropriate imaging rates for prostate cancer go hand in hand by region, as if set by thermostat. Health Aff (Millwood). 2012 Apr;31(4):730-740.
  • Mann MK, Krumholz HM. Patient and caregiver viewpoints. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2014 Sep;7(5):634.
  • McCormick D, Hanchate AD, Lasser KE, et al. Effect of Massachusetts healthcare reform on racial and ethnic disparities in admissions to hospital for ambulatory care sensitive conditions: retrospective analysis of hospital episode statistics. BMJ : British Medical Journal. 2015;350:h1480. doi:10.1136/bmj.h1480.
  • McCormick D, Sayah A, Lokko H, Woolhandler S, Nardin R. Access to care after Massachusetts’ health care reform: a safety net hospital patient survey. J Gen Intern Med. 2012 Nov;27(11):1548-54. doi: 10.1007/s11606-012-2173-7. Epub 2012 Jul 24.
  • McManus DD, Ambros V. Circulating MicroRNAs in cardiovascular disease. Circulation. 2011 Nov1;124(18):1908-1
  • McManus DD, Aslam F, Goyal P, Goldberg RJ, Huang W, Gore JM. Incidence, Prognosis, and factors associated with cardiac arrest in patients hospitalized with acute coronary syndromes (the Global Registry of Acute Coronary Events Registry). Coron Artery Dis. 2012 Mar;23(2):105-12.
  • McManus DD, Beaulieu LM, Mick E, Tanriverdi K, Larson MG, Keaney JF Jr, Benjamin EJ, Freedman JE. Relationship among circulating inflammatory proteins, platelet gene expression, and cardiovascular risk. Arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, and vascular biology. (2013).33,11: 2666-2673.
  • McManus DD, Hsu G, Sung SH, Saczynski JS, Smith DH, Magid DJ, Gurwitz JH, Goldberg RJ, Go AS; Cardiovascular Research Network PRESERVE Study. Atrial fibrillation and outcomes in heart failure with preserved versus reduced left ventricular ejection fraction. Journal of the American Heart Association. (2013). 2,1: e005694.
  • McManus DD, Huang W, Domakonda KV, Ward J, Saczynski JS, Gore JM, Goldberg RJ. Trends in atrial fibrillation in patients hospitalized with an acute coronary syndrome. Am J Med. 2012 Nov; 125(11): 1076-84.
  • Murugiah K, Wang Y,  Dodson JA, Nuti SV,  Dharmarajan K,  Ranasinghe I,  Cooper Z, Krumholz HM. Trend in hospitalizations among medicare survivors of aortic valve replacement in united states, 1999-2010. Annals of Thoracic Surgery. 2015; 99:509-517.
  • Murugiah K, Nuti SV, Krumholz HM. STEMI care in LMIC: obstacles and opportunities. Glob Heart. 2014 Dec;9(4):429-30.
  • Morgan TM, House JA, Cresci S, Jones P, Allayee H, Hazen SL, Patel Y, Patel RS, Eapen DJ, Waddy SP, Quyyumi AA, Kleber ME, März W, Winkelmann BR, Boehm BO, Krumholz HM, Spertus JA. Investigation of 95 variants identified in a genome-wide study for association with mortality after acute coronary syndrome. BMC Med Genet. 2011 Sep 29;12:127.
  • Mody PS, Wang Y, Geirsson A, Kim N, Desai MM, Gupta A, Dodson JA, Krumholz HM. Trends in aortic dissection hospitalizations, interventions, and outcomes among Medicare beneficiaries in the United States, 2000-2011. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2014;7:920-8.
  • Minges KE, Curtis JP. Living in the readmission era. Circ Cardiovascular Interventions.2014; 7:9-10.
  • McManus DD, Tanriverdi K, Lin H, Esa N, Kinno M, Mandapati D, Tam S, Okike ON, Ellinor PT, Keaney JF Jr, Donahue JK, Benjamin EJ, Freedman JE. Plasma microRNAs are associated with atrial fibrillation and change after catheter ablation (the miRhythm study). Heart Rhythm. (2015).12, 1: 3-10.
  • McManus DD, Saczynski JS, Lessard D, Kinno M, Pidikiti R, Esa N, Harrington J, Goldberg RJ. Recent trends in the incidence, treatment, and prognosis of patients with heart failure and atrial fibrillation (the Worcester Heart Failure Study). The American Journal of Cardiology. (2013).111,10: 1460-1465.
  • McManus DD, Rienstra M, Benjamin EJ. An update on the prognosis of patients with atrial fibrillation. Circulation. (2012).126,10: e143-e146.
  • McManus DD, Piacentine SM, Lessard D, Gore JM, Yarzebski J, Spencer FA, Goldberg RJ. Thirty-year (1975-2005) trends in the incidence rates, clinical features, treatment practices, and short-term outcomes of patients <55 years of age hospitalized with an initial acute myocardial infarction. Am J Cardiol. 2011 Aug 15;108(4):477-82. Epub 2011 May 31.
  • McManus DD, Nguyen HL, Saczynski JS, Tisminetzky M, Bourell P, Goldberg RJ. Multiple cardiovascular comorbidities and acute myocardial infarction: temporal trends (1990-2007) and impact on death rates at 30 days and 1 year. Clin Epidemiol. 2012;4:115-23. Epub 2012 May 7.
  • McManus DD, Lin H, Tanriverdi K, Quercio M, Yin X, Larson MG, Ellinor PT, Levy D, Freedman JE, Benjamin EJ. Relations between circulating microRNAs and atrial fibrillation: data from the Framingham Offspring Study. Heart Rhythm. (2014).11, 4: 663-669.
  • McManus DD, Lee J, Maitas O, Esa N, Pidikiti R, Carlucci A, Harrington J, Mick E, Chon KH. A novel application for the detection of an irregular pulse using an iPhone 4S in patients with atrial fibrillation. Heart Rhythm. (2013). 10,3: 315-319.

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  • Nallamothu BK, Gurm HS, Ting HH, Goodney PP, Rogers MA, Curtis JP, Dimick JB, Bates ER, Krumholz HM, Birkmeyer JD. Operator experience and carotid stenting outcomes in Medicare beneficiaries.JAMA. 2011 Sep 28;306(12):1338-1343.
  • Nallamothu BK, Krumholz HM. Putting ad hoc PCI on pause. JAMA. 2010 Nov 10;304(18):2059-2060.
  • Nallamothu BK, Normand SL, Wang Y, Hofer TP, Brush JE Jr, Messenger JC, Bradley EH, Rumsfeld JS, Krumholz HM. Relation between door-to-balloon times and mortality after primary percutaneous coronary intervention over time: a retrospective study. Lancet. 2015 Mar 21;385(9973):1114-22.
  • Nallamothu BK, Spertus JA, Lansky AJ, Cohen DJ, Jones PG, Kureshi F, Dehmer GJ, Drozda JP Jr, Walsh MN, Brush JE Jr, Koenig GC, Waites TF, Gantt DS, Kichura G, Chazal RA, O’Brien PK, Valentine CM, Rumsfeld JS, Reiber JH, Elmore JG, Krumholz RA, Weaver WD, Krumholz HM. Comparison of clinical interpretation with visual assessment and quantitative coronary angiography in patients undergoingpercutaneous coronary intervention in contemporary practice: the Assessing Angiography (A2) project. Circulation. 2013 Apr 30;127(17):1793-800.
  • Nguyen HL, Saczynski JS, Gore JM, Waring ME, Lessard D. Yarzebski J, Reed G, Spencer FA, Li SX, Goldberg RJ. Long-term trends in short-term outcomes in acute myocardial infarction. Am J Med. 2011;124(10):939-46.
  • Nguyen HL, Saczynski JS, Gore JM, Waring ME, Lessard D, Yarzebski J, Reed G, Spencer FA, Li S, Goldberg RJ. Long-term Trends in Short-term Outcomes in Acute Myocardial Infarction.American Journal of Medicine. 2011 Oct;124(10):939-46.
  • Nunez-Smith, M., E. H. Bradley, J. Herrin, C. Santana, L. A. Curry, S. L. Normand, and H. M. Krumholz. 2011. Quality of Care in the US Territories. Archives of Internal Medicine. 2011 Sep 26;171(17):1528-40.
  • Nuti SV, Wang Y, Masoudi FA, Bratzler DW, Bernheim SM, Murugiah K, Krumholz HM. Improvements in the Distribution of Hospital Performance for the Care of Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction, Heart Failure, and Pneumonia, 2006-2011. Med Care. 2015 Apr 11. [Epub ahead of print]

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  • Partovian C, Gleim SR, Mody PS, Li SX, Wang H, Strait KM, Allen LA, Lagu T, Normand SL, Krumholz HM. Hospital patterns of use of positive inotropic agents in patients with heart failure. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2012 Oct 9;60(15):1402-1409.
  • Partovian C, Li S, Xu X, Lin H, Strait KM, Hwa J, Krumholz HM. Patterns of change in nesiritide use in patients with heart failure: how hospitals react to new information. JACC: HF. 2013;1(4):318-24
  • Patel UD, Garg AX, Krumholz HM, Shlipak MG, Coca SG, Sint K, Thiessen-Philbrook H, Koyner JL, Swaminathan M, Passik CS, Parikh CR. Translational Research Investigating Biomarker Endpoints in Acute Kidney Injury (TRIBE-AKI) Consortium. Preoperative serum brain natriuretic peptide and risk of acute kidney injury after cardiac surgery. Circulation. 2012 Mar 20;125(11):1347-1355.
  • Pagoto S, Schneider KL, Whited MC, Oleski JL, Merriam P, Appelhans B, Ma Y, Olendzki B, Waring ME, Busch AM, Lemon S, Ockene I, Crawford S. Randomized controlled trial of behavioral treatment for comorbid obesity and depression in women: the Be Active Trial.  International Journal of Obesity. (2013). 37,11: 1427-1434.
  • Pagoto S, Schneider KL, Evans M, Waring ME, Appelhans B, Busch AM, Whited MC, Thind H, Ziedonis M. Tweeting it off: characteristics of adults who tweet about a weight loss attempt. Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association. (2014). 21, 6: 1032-1037

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  • Saczynski JS, Andrade SE, Harrold LR, Tija J, Cutrona SL, Dodd KS, Goldberg RJ, & Gurwitz JH. A systematic review of validated methods for identifying heart failure using administrative data.Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety. 2012; 21: 129-140.
  • Saczynski JS, Gabbay E, McManus DD, Gore JM, Gurwitz JH, Lessard D, Goldberg RJ. Increase in the proportion of patients hospitalized with acute myocardial infarction with do-not-resuscitate orders already in place between 2001 and 2007: a nonconcurrent prospective study. Clinical Epidemiology. 2012:4 267-274.
  • Saczynski JS, Go AS, Magid DJ, Smith DH, McManus DD, Allen L, Ogarek J, Goldberg RJ, Gurwitz JH. Patterns of comorbidity in older adults with heart failure: the Cardiovascular Research Network PRESERVE study. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. (2013). 61, 1: 26-33
  • Saczynski JS, Kiefe CI. Dawning of a new era: understanding the functional outcomes of cardiovascular disease. Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes. (2014)7, 6: 812-814
  • Saczynski JS, Kosar CM, Xu G, Puelle MR, Schmitt E, Jones RN, Marcantonio ER, Wong B, Isaza I, Inouye SK. A tale of two methods: chart and interview methods for identifying delirium. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. (2014).62, 3: 518-524
  • Saczynski JS, McManus DD, Goldberg RJ. Commonly used data-collection approaches in clinical research. The American journal of medicine. (2013).126,11: 946-950.
  • Saczynski JS, Marcantonio ER, Quach L, Fong TG, Gross A, Inouye SK, Jones RN. Cognitive Trajectories After Post-operative Delirium. New England Journal of Medicine 2012;367:30-39.
  • Safavi K, Dharmarajan K, Kim N, Strait KM, Li SX, Chen SI, Lagu T, Krumholz HM. Variation exists in rates of admission to intensive care units for heart failure patients across hospitals in the United States. Circulation. 2013 Feb 26;127(8):923-929.
  • Salim Al-Damluji M, Dzara K, Hodshon B, Punnanithinont N, Krumholz HM, Chaudhry SI, Horwitz LI. Association of discharge summary quality with readmission risk for patients hospitalized with heart failure exacerbation. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2015 Jan;8(1):109-11.
  • Schneider KL, Andrews C, Hovey KM, Seguin RA, Manini T, Lamonte MJ, Margolis KL, Waring ME, Ning Y, Sims S, Ma Y, Ockene J, Stefanick ML, Pagoto SL. Change in physical activity after a diabetes diagnosis: opportunity for intervention. Medicine and science in sports and exercise. (2014). 46, 1: 84.
  • Safavi KC, Li SX, Dharmarajan K, Venkatesh AK, Strait KM, Lin H, Lowe TJ, Fazel R, Nallamothu BK, Krumholz HM. Hospital variation in the use of noninvasive cardiac imaging and its association with downstream testing, interventions, and outcomes. JAMA Intern Med. 2014;174:546-53.
  • Schneider KL, Busch AM, Whited MC, Appelhans BM, Waring ME, Pagoto SL. Assessing depression in obese women: an examination of two commonly-used measures. Journal of psychosomatic research. (2013).75, 5: 425-430.
  • Shah SJ, Krumholz HM, Reid KJ, Rathore SS, Mandawat A, Spertus JA, Ross JS. Financial stress and outcomes after myocardial infarction. PLoS One. 2012 Oct 24;7(10):e47420.
  • Shaikh AY, Maan A, Khan UA, Aurigemma GP, Hill JC, Kane JL, Tighe DA, Mick E, McManus DD. Speckle echocardiographic left atrial strain and stiffness index as predictors of maintenance of sinus rhythm after cardioversion for atrial fibrillation: a prospective study. Cardiovascular ultrasound. (2012). 10,1: 48
  • Selby JV, Krumholz HM. Ethical oversights: Serving the best interests of patients. Commentary. Hastings Cent Rep. 2013 Jan-Feb;Spec No:S34-6.
  • Sen S, Soulos PR, Herrin J, Roberts KB, Yu JB, Lesnikoski BA, Ross JS, Krumholz HM, Gross CP. For-profit hospital ownership status and use of brachytherapy after breast-conserving surgery. Surgery. 2014;155:776-88.
  • Silverman MG, Blaha MJ, Krumholz HM, Budoff MJ, Blankstein R, Sibley CT, Agatston A, Blumenthal RS, Nasir K. Impact of coronary artery calcium on coronary heart disease events in individuals at the extremes of traditional risk factor burden: the multi-ethnic study of atherosclerosis. Eur Heart J. 2014;35:2232-41.
  • Spatz E, Canavan ME, Desai MM, Krumholz HM, Lindau ST. Sexual activity and function among middle-aged and older men and women with hypertension. J Hypertens. 2013 Jun;31(6):1096-105.
  • Spatz ES, Sheth SD, Gosch KL, Desai MM, Spertus JA, Krumholz HM, Ross JS. Usual source of care and outcomes following acute myocardial infarction. J Gen Intern Med. 2014;29:862-9.
  • Spivack SB, Bernheim SM, Forman HP, Drye EE, Krumholz HM. Hospital cardiovascular outcome measures in federal pay-for-reporting and pay-for-performance programs: a brief overview of current efforts. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2014 Sep;7(5):627-33.
  • Steventon A, Krumholz HM. Does US health reform reduce hospital readmission rates? BMJ. 2014;348:g2641.
  • Suter LG, Li SX, Grady JN, Lin Z, Wang Y, Bhat KR, Turkmani D, Spivack SB, Lindenauer PK, Merrill AR, Drye EE, Krumholz HM, Bernheim SM. National patterns of risk-standardized mortality and readmission after hospitalization for acute myocardial infarction, heart failure, and pneumonia: update on publicly reported outcomes measures based on the 2013 release. J Gen Intern Med. 2014;29:1333-40.

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  • Venkatesh AK, Dai Y, Ross JS, Schuur JD, Capp R, Krumholz HM. Variation in U.S. hospital emergency department admission rates by clinical condition. Medical Care. 2015; 53:237-244.

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  • Wang EA, Aminawung JA, Wildeman C, Ross JS, Krumholz HM. High incarceration rates among black men enrolled in clinical studies may compromise ability to identify disparities. Health Aff (Millwood). 2014;33:848-55.
  • Wang EA, Wang Y, Krumholz HM. A high risk of hospitalization following release from correctional facilities in Medicare beneficiaries: a retrospective matched cohort study, 2002 to 2010. JAMA Intern Med. 2013;173(17):1621-8.
  • Wang OJ, Wang Y, Chen J, Krumholz HM. Recent trends in hospitalization for acute myocardial infarctionAm J Cardiol. 2012 Jun 1;109(11):1589-1593.
  • Wang Y, Eldridge N, Metersky ML, Verzier NR, Meehan TP, Pandolfi MM, Foody JM, Ho SY, Galusha D, Kliman RE, Sonnenfeld N, Krumholz HM, Battles J. National trends in patient safety for four common conditions, 2005-2011. N Eng J Med.2014;370:341-51.
  • Wang Y, Lichtman JH, Dharmarajan K, Masoudi FA, Ross JS, Dodson JA, Chen J, Spertus, JA, Chaudhry SI, Nallamothu BK, Krumholz HM. National trends in stroke after acute myocardial infarction among medicare patients in the united states: 1999-2010. Am Heart J.2015; 169: 78-85
  • Waring ME, Moore Simas TA, Barnes KC, Terk D, Baran I, Pagoto SL, Rosal MC. Patient report of guideline-congruent gestational weight gain advice from prenatal care providers: differences by prepregnancy BMI. Birth. (2014). 41, 4: 353-359.
  • Waring, M.E., Moore Simas, T.A., Liao, X. (in press). Gestational weight gain within recommended ranges in consecutive pregnancies: a retrospective cohort study. Midwifery.
  • Waring ME, Moore Simas TA, Xiao RS, Lombardini LM, Allison JJ, Rosal MC, Pagoto SL. Pregnant women’s interest in a website or mobile application for healthy gestational weight gain. Sexual & Reproductive Healthcare. (2014) 5, 4: 182-184
  • Waring ME, McManus RH, Saczynski JS, Anatchkova MD, McManus DD, Devereaux RS, Goldberg RJ, Allison JJ, Kiefe CI. Transitions, Risks, and Actions in Coronary Events – Center for Outcomes Research and Design (TRACE-CORE): Design and Rationale. Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes (2012), 5: e44-e50.
  • Waring ME, Saczynski JS, McManus D, Zacharias M, Lessard D, Gore JM, Goldberg RJ. Weight and mortality following heart failure hospitalization among diabetic patients. Am J Med. 2011 Sep; 124(9):834-40.
  • Waring ME, Schneider KL, Appelhans BM, Busch AM, Whited MC, Rodrigues S, Lemon SC, Pagoto SL. Early-treatment weight loss predicts 6-month weight loss in women with obesity and depression: implications for stepped care. Journal of psychosomatic research. (2014). 76, 5: 394-399
  • Whited MC, Schneider KL, Appelhans BM, Ma Y, Waring ME, DeBiasse MA, Busch AM, Oleski JL, Merriam PA, Olendzki BC, Crawford SL, Ockene IS, Lemon SC, Pagoto SL. Severity of depressive symptoms and accuracy of dietary reporting among obese women with major depressive disorder seeking weight loss treatment. PloS one 9.2 (2014): e90361
  • Wong CY, Chaudhry SI, Desai MM, Krumholz HM. Trends in comorbidity, disability, and polypharmacy in heart failure. Am J Med. 2011 Feb;124(2):136-43.
  • Wong R, Hathi S, Linnander EL, El Banna A, El Maraghi M, El Din RZ, Ahmed A, Hafez AR, Allam AA, Krumholz HM, Bradley EH. Building hospital management capacity to improve patient flow for cardiac catheterization at a cardiovascular hospital in Egypt. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2012 April;38(4):147-153.
  • Wu WC, Waring ME, Lessard D, Yarzebski J, Gore J, Goldberg RJ. Six-month mortality and cardiac catheterization in non-ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction patients with anemia.Coronary Artery Disease. 2011 Aug;22(5):317-23.

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  • Yun K, Fuentes-Afflick E, Curry LA, Krumholz HM, Desai MM. Parental immigration status is associated with children’s health care utilization: Findings from the 2033 New Immigrant Survey of US Legal Permanent Residents. Matern Child Health J. 2013 Dec;17(10):1913-21.

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  • Zhan L, Masoudi FA, Li X, Hu S, Venkatesh AK, Spertus JA, Lin Z, Desai NR, Li J, Krumholz HM, Jiang L; China PEACE Collaborative Group. Trends in Cardiac Biomarker Testing in China for Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction, 2001 to 2011: China PEACE-Retrospective AMI Study. PLoS One. 2015 Apr 20; 10(3):e0122237.
  • Zheng X, Dreyer RP, Hu S, Spatz ES, Masoudi FA, Spertus JA, Nasir K, Li X, Li J, Wang S, Krumholz HM, Jiang L; China PEACE Collaborative Group. Age-specific gender differences in early mortality following ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction in China. Heart. 2015 Mar 1; 101(5):349-55.