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Recent Publications

Stahl ST, Rodakowski J, Saghafi EM, Park M, Reynolds CF, Dew MA. Systematic review of dyadic and family-oriented interventions for late-life depression. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2016 Jan 21. doi: 10.1002/gps.4434.

Primack BA, Carroll MV, Weiss PM, Shihadeh AL, Shensa A, Farley ST, Fine MJ, Eissenberg T, Nayak S. Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Inhaled Toxicants from Waterpipe and Cigarette Smoking. Public Health Rep. 2016 Jan-Feb;131(1):76-85

Valerie J.M. Watzlaf, Dilhari R. DeAlmeida, Leming Zhou, Hartman LM  Protocol for Systematic Review in Privacy and Security in Telehealth: Best Practices for Healthcare Professionals. International Journal of Telerehabilitation, Fall 2015, 7(2): 15-22.

Carter A, Borrero S, Wessel C, Washington DL, Bean-Mayberry B, Corbelli J; VA Women's Health Disparities Research Workgroup. Racial and Ethnic Health Care Disparities Among Women in the Veterans Affairs Healthcare System: A Systematic Review. Womens Health Issues. 2016 Apr 29.

Duerinckx N, Burkhalter H, Engberg S, Kirsch M, Klem M, Sereika S, De Simone P, De Geest S, Dobbels F. Correlates and Outcomes of Post-transplant Smoking in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients: A Systematic Literature Review and Meta-analysis. Transplantation. 2016. Nov;100(11):2252-2263.

Greco CM, Yu L, Johnston KL, Dodds NE, Morone NE, Glick RM, Schneider MJ, Klem ML, McFarland CE, Lawrence S, Colditz J, Maihoefer CC, Jonas WB, Ryan ND, Pilkonis PA. Measuring nonspecific factors in treatment: item banks that assess the healthcare experience and attitudes from the patient's perspective. Quality of Life Research 2016 Jul;25(7):1625-34

Constantino RE, Braxter B, Ren D, Burroughs JD, Doswell WM, Wu L, Hwang JG, Klem ML, Joshi JB, Greene WB. Comparing Online with Face-to-Face HELPP Intervention in Women Experiencing Intimate Partner Violence. Issues in Mental Health Nursing. 2015 Jun;36(6):430-8.

Hacker K, Anies M, Folb BL, Zallman L. Barriers to Health Care for Undocumented Immigrants: a literature review. Risk Manag Healthc Policy. 2015 Oct 30;8:175-83.

Gathuru IM, Tarter RE, Klein-Fedyshin M. Review of hookah tobacco smoking among college students: policy implications and research recommendations. Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse. 2015;41(4):272-80.

Khurshid K, Yabes J, Weiss PM, Dharia S, Brown L, Unruh M, Jhamb M. Effect of antihypertensive medications on the severity of obstructive sleep apnea: A systematic review and meta-analysis. J Clin Sleep Med. 2016 Aug 15;12(8):1143-51

Lawrence JD, Frederickson AM, Chang Y, Weiss PM, Gerszten PC, Sekula RF. An investigation into quality of life improvement in patients undergoing microvascular decompression for hemifacial spasm. J Neurosurg. 2016. (in press)

Bernstein C, Jarquin S, Brancolini S, Emerick T, Wasan, J, Mills D, Klein-Fedyshin M, L Hartman LM, The Impact of Long-Term, High Dose Opioid Therapy on Endocrine Function Including Therapy in Adult Patients Receiving Treatment for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain: A Protocol for a Systematic Review in the PROSPERO International Prospective Register of Systematic Reviews, 2016: CRD42016037635.

Maggio LA, Durieux N, Tannery NH. Librarians in Evidence-Based Medicine Curricula: A Qualitative Study of Librarian Roles, Training, and Desires for Future Development. Med Ref Serv Q. 2015 Oct-Dec;34(4):428-40.

Iwema CL, LaDue J, Zack A and Chattopadhyay A. search.bioPreprint: a discovery tool for cutting edge, preprint biomedical research articles F1000Research 2016, 5:1396

* bolded names are HSLS librarians

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