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Library Staff Publications

The following is a list of publications authored and co-authored by Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library staff. The evidence synthesis and comprehensive searching projects would not be possible without a team of dedicated support staff who facilitate article retrieval and citation management: Vermetha Polite, Khadija El-Hazimy, Mary Hughes, Vasean Daniels, Dorota Peglow, Pamela Gibson, Aletia Garvey, and Lisa Sanders.

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  1. Adjei N, Lynn A, Grimshaw A, Brault M, Vash-Margita A (2020). "81. Recurrent labial hair thread tourniquet syndrome in an adolescent girl: a systematic review and case report." Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology, 33(214).
  2. Ahsan MK, Figueroa-Hall L, Baratta V, Garcia-Milian R, Lam TT, Hoque K, Salas PJ, Ameen NA. (2020). “Glucocorticoids and serum- and glucocorticoid-inducible kinase 1 are potent regulators of cftr in the native intestine: implications for stress-induced diarrhea.” American Journal of Physiology-Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology, 319: G121-G132.
  3. Annapureddy AR, Angraal S, Caraballo C, Grimshaw A, Huang C, Mortazavi BJ, Krumholz HM. (2020). "The National Institutes of Health funding for clinical research applying machine learning techniques in 2017." npj Digital Medicine, 3(13).
  4. Batten J. (2020). "Partnering with librarians." Journal of Pediatric Healthcare, 34(1): 1.
  5. Brackett A and Batten J. (2020) "Ensuring the rigor in systematic reviews: Part 1, the overview." Heart Lung.
  6. Burman A, Garcia-Milian R, Whirledge S. (2020) “Gene X environment: the cellular environment governs the transcriptional response to environmental chemicals.” Human Genomics, 14: 19.
  7. Casilla-Lennon M, Grimshaw A, Cavallo J. (2020). “The evolving focus on surgeon pregnancy by the medical community.” Journal of Urology, 203(Supplement 4): e293.
  8. Chase D and Haugh D. (Eds.) (2020). Open praxis, open access: digital scholarship in action. Chicago, IL: ALA Editions.
  9. Chhoda A, Singh S, Sheth AH, Grimshaw A, Farrell JJ. (2020). "Long-term surveillance of low-risk presumed mucinous cysts: a systematic review and meta-analysis." Gastroenterology. 158(6 Supplement 1):S-599.
  10. Conte M, Gallagher J, Holmes K, Jaguszewski J, Kern B, Rethlefsen M, Seymour A (2020). “Answering the call: academic health sciences libraries and COVID-19.” National Library of Medicine.
  11. Corcoran KL, Bastian LA, Gunderson CG, Steffens C, Brackett A, Lisi AJ. (2020). "Association between chiropractic use and opioid receipt among patients with spinal pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis." Pain Med, 21 (2):e139-e145.
  12. Coupet E, Dodington J, Brackett A, Vaca F.E. (2020). "Emergency department screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment of substance use in victims of community violence: a systematic review." Academic Emergency Medicine, 27(Supplement 1):S262.
  13. Deary EC, Ross JS, Nyhan K, Wallach JD. (2020). "Conflicts of interest among authors of published cannabidiol articles, 2014–2019." Annals of Internal Medicine, 172(11):769-771.
  14. Giri S, Aryal MR, Yu H, Grimshaw A, Pathak R, Huntington SP, Dhakal, B. (2020) “Efficacy and safety of frontline regimens for older transplant-ineligible patients with multiple myeloma: A systematic review and meta-analysis." Journal of Geriatric Oncology.
  15. Giri S, Grimshaw A, Dimopoulos M, Mateos MV, Usmani S, Facon T, Moreau P, Bdjulbegovic B, Costa L. (2020). “Impact of daratumumab in the treatment of multiple myeloma according to cytogenetic risk.” HemaSphere, 4, 432.
  16. Griggs S, Conley S, Batten J, and Grey M. (2020). “A systematic review and meta-analysis of behavioral sleep interventions for adolescents and emerging adults.” Sleep Medicine Reviews, 54(101356).
  17. Gul B, Shah T, Head SJ, Chieffo A, Hu X, Li F, Brackett A, Gesick C, Bisarya PK, Lansky A. (2020). "Revascularization options for females with multivessel coronary artery disease: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials." JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions, 13(8):1009-1010. 
  18. Gunderson CR, Bilan VP, Holleck JL, Nickerson P, Cherry BM, Chui P, Bastian, L, Grimshaw AA, Rodwin BA. (2020). “Prevalence of harmful diagnostic errors in hospitalised adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis.” BMJ Quality & Safety.
  19. Gupta A, Dhar R, Patadia P, Funaro M, Bhattacharya G, Farheen SA, & Tampi RR. (2020). “A systematic review of ketamine for the treatment of depression among older adults.” International psychogeriatrics, 1-13.
  20. Gupta A, Bhattacharya G, Farheen SA, Funaro M, Balasubramaniam M, Young J, Tampi RR. (2020). “Systematic review of benzodiazepines for anxiety disorders in late life.” Annals of clinical psychiatry, 32(2): 114-127.
  21. Harper A,  Ginapp C, Bardelli T, Grimshaw A, Justen M, Mohamedali A, Thomas I, Puglisi L. (2020). "Debt, incarceration, and re-entry: a scoping review." American Journal of Criminal Justice.  
  22. Hoff E, Adams Z, Grimshaw A, Goddard-Eckrich DA, Dasgupta A, Sheth SS, Meyer JP. (2020). “Reproductive life goals: a systematic review of pregnancy planning intentions, needs, and interventions among women involved in US criminal justice systems.” Journal of Women’s Health.
  23. Hope MO, Taggart T, Galbraith-Gyan KV, Nyhan K. (2020) "Black Caribbean emerging adults: a systematic review of religion and health." Journal of Religion and Health, 59(1): 431-451.
  24. Kandel-Kfir M, Garcia-Milan R, Gueta I, Lubitz I, Ben-Zvi I, Shaish A, Shir L, Harats D, Mahajan M, Canaan A, Kamari Y. (2020). "IFNγ potentiates TNFα/TNFR1 signaling to induce FAT10 expression in macrophages." Molecular Immunology, 117: 101-109.
  25. Kapoor R, Wasser TD, Funaro MC, Norko MA. (2020). "Hospital treatment of persons found not guilty by reason of insanity.Behav Sci Law, 38: 426– 440. 
  26. Kir D, Shapero K, Chatterjee S, Grimshaw A, Oddleifson A, Spatz E, Goldsweig A, Desai NR (2020). "Effect of institutional trans-catheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) volume on mortality: a systematic review and meta-analysis." Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 75 (11):1415.
  27. Klemen ND, Feingold PL, Hashimoto B, Wang M, Kleyman S, Brackett A, Gross CP, Pei KY. (2020). "Mortality risk associated with venous thromboembolism: a systematic review and Bayesian meta-analysis." Lancet Haematology, 7(8):e583-e593.
  28. Kotlyar A, Grechukhina O, Chen A, Popkhadze S, Grimshaw A, Tal O, Taylor HS, Tal R. (2020). “Vertical Transmission of Covid-19: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.” American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
  29. Luna AVO, Johnson R, Funaro M, Canarie MF, & Pierce RW. (2020). “Methylene blue for refractory shock in children: a systematic review and survey practice analysis.” Pediatric critical care medicine, 21(6):e378-e386.
  30. Luo X, Guo X, Tan Y, Zhang Y, Garcia-Milian R, Wang Z, Shi J, Yu T, Ji J, Wang X, et al. (2020) “Ktn1 variants and risk for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.” American Journal of Medical Genetics, Part B, Neuropsychiatric Genetics, 183, 234-244.
  31. Maitoza LA, Neeman E, Funaro M, Pierce RW. (2020) "Relevance of microvascular flow assessments in critically ill neonates and children: a systematic review." Pediatr Crit Care Med, Apr;21(4): 373-384.
  32. Milano MT, Chiang VLS, Soltys SG, Wang TJC, Lo SS, Brackett A, Nagpal S, Chao S, Garg AK, Jabbari S, Halasz LM, Gephart MH, Knisely JPS, Sahgal A, Chang EL. (2020). "Executive summary from American Radium Society's appropriate use criteria on neurocognition after stereotactic radiosurgery for multiple brain metastases."  Neuro Oncol.
  33. Rodwin BA, Bilan VP, Merchant NB, Steffens CG, Grimshaw AA, Bastian LA, Gunderson CG. (2020). "Rate of preventable mortality in hospitalized patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis." Journal of General Internal Medicine.
  34. Seval N, Wurcel A, Gunderson C, Grimshaw A, Springer S. “The impact of medications for opioid use disorder on Hepatitis C incidence among incarcerated persons: a systematic review.” Infectious Disease Clinics of North America. 34(3): 559-584.
  35. Shen LL, Ahluwalia A, Sun M, Young BK, Grossetta Nardini HK, Del Priore LV. (2020). “Long-term natural history of atrophy in eyes with choroideremia: a systematic review and meta-analysis of individual-level data.” Ophthalmology Retina, 4(8):840-852.
  36. Shen LL, Ahluwalia A, Sun M, Young BK, Grossetta Nardini HK, Del Priore LV. (2020). “Long-term natural history of visual acuity in eyes with choroideremia: a systematic review and meta-analysis of data from 1004 individual eyes.” British Journal of Ophthalmology.
  37. Shen LL, Sun M, Grossetta Nardini HK, Del Priore LV. (2020). “Progression of unifocal versus multifocal geographic atrophy in age-related macular degeneration: a systematic review and meta-analysis." Ophthalmology Retina, S2468-6530(20)30122-6.
  38. Shen LL, Sun M, Khetpal S, Grossetta Nardini HK, Del Priore LV. (2020). “Topographic variation of the growth rate of geographic atrophy in nonexudative age-related macular degeneration: a systematic review and meta-analysis." Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science, 61(1):2.
  39. Smiley SL, Milburn NG, Nyhan K, Taggart T. (2020). "A systematic review of recent methodological approaches for using ecological momentary assessment to examine outcomes in US-based HIV research." Current HIV/AIDS Reports, 1-10.
  40. Steffens C, Sung M, Bastian LA, Edelman EJ, Brackett A, Gunderson CG. (2020). "The association between prescribed opioid receipt and community-acquired pneumonia in adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis." J Gen Intern Med.
  41. Sun Y, Mironova V, Chen Y, Lundh EPF, Zhang Q, Cai Y, Vasiliou V, Zhang Y, Garcia-Milian R, Khan SA, Johnson CH. (2020). "Molecular pathway analysis indicates a distinct metabolic phenotype in women with right-sided colon cancer." Translational Oncology, 13(1): 42-56.
  42. Tran AN, Hundt M, Wang M, Ohm J, Chugh R, Grimshaw A, Hung KW, Laine L, Al-Bawardy B. (2020). "Immune checkpoint inhibitor-associated diarrhea and colitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies." Gastroenterology, 158, S-1160.
  43. Tuakli-Wosornu YA, Sun Q, Gentry M, Ona Ayala KE, Doolan FC, Ottesen TD, Caldwell B, Naushad N, Huang P, Kirby S. (2020). "Non-accidental harms ('abuse') in athletes with impairment ('para athletes'): a state-of-the-art review." Br J Sports Med, 54(3):129-138.
  44. Viera A, Bromberg DJ, Whittaker S, Refsland BM, Stanojlović M, Nyhan K, Altice FL. (2020). "Adherence to and retention in medications for opioid use disorder among adolescents and young adults." Epidemiologic Reviews.
  45. Wallach JD, Wang K, Zhang AD, Cheng D, Grossetta Nardini HK, Lin H, Bracken MB, Desai M, Krumholz HM, Ross JS. (2020). "Updating insights into rosiglitazone and cardiovascular risk through shared data: individual patient and summary level meta-analyses." BMJ
  46. Wang K, Grossetta Nardini H, Post L, Edwards T, Nunez-Smith M, Brandt C. (2020). “Information loss in harmonizing granular race and ethnicity data: descriptive study of standards.” J Med Internet Res, 22(7):e14591. 
  47. Zhao X, Zhang L, Brackett A, Dai F, Xu J, Meng L. (2020). "Hemodynamic management and surgical site infection: Network meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials."  J Clin Anesth, 67:110021.
  48. Zohrabian VM, Staib LH, Castillo M, Wang L. (2020) "Scientific collaboration across time and space: bibliometric analysis of the American Journal of Neuroradiology, 1980-2018." American Journal of Neuroradiology, 41(5): 766-771.


  1. Alofe O, Kisanga E, Inayat-Hussain SH, Fukumura M, Garcia-Milian R, Perera L, Vasiliou V, Whirledge S. “Determining the endocrine disruption potential of industrial chemicals using an integrative approach: public databases, in vitro exposure, and modeling receptor interactions.” Environment International. 2019. 131, 104969.
  2. Bardia A, Blitz D, Dai F, Hersey D, Jinadasa S, Tickoo M, and Schonberger RB. (2019) “Preoperative chlorhexidine mouthwash to reduce pneumonia after cardiac surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis.” Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery.
  3. Batten J and Brackett A (2019). "NER Hospital Librarians: Resources for Nursing and Allied Health Care Professionals (MS #1081)". National Network of Libraries of Medicine New England Region (NNLM NER).
  4. Biroscak BJ, Pantalon MV, Dziura JD, Hersey DP, and Vaca FE. (2019) “Use of non-face-to-face modalities for emergency department screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (ED-SBIRT) for high-risk alcohol use: A scoping review.” Substance Abuse, 40(1): 20-32. 
  5. Chaney C, Lopez M, Wiley KS, Meyer C, Valeggia C. (2019) "Systematic review of chronic discrimination and changes in biology during pregnancy among African American women." Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities, 6(6):1208–1217.
  6. Charkoftaki G, Thompson D, Engel J, Golla JP, Garcia-Milian R, Lam T, and Vasiliou V. (2019) “Integrated multi-omics approach reveals a role of ALDH1A1 in lipid metabolism in human colon cancer cells.” Chemico-Biological Interactions, 304: 88-96. 
  7. Chen Y, Golla S, Garcia-Milian R, Thompson DP, Gonzalez FJ, and Vasiliou V. (2019) “Hepatic metabolic adaptation in a murine model of glutathione deficiency.” Chemo-Biological Interactions, 303: 1-6
  8. Chen Y, Manna SK, Golla S, Krausz KW, Cai Y, Garcia-Milian R, Chakraborty T, Chakraborty J, Chatterjee R, Thompson DC, et al. “Glutathione deficiency-elicited reprogramming of hepatic metabolism protects against alcohol-induced steatosis.” Free Radical Biology and Medicine. 2019. 143, 127-139.
  9. Conley S, Knies A, Batten J, Ash G, Miner B, Hwang Y, Jeon S, Hwang Y, and Redeker NS. (2019) “Agreement between actigraphic and polysomnographic measures of sleep in adults with and without chronic conditions: a systematic review and meta-analysis.” Sleep Medicine Reviews, 46: 151-160.
  10. Funaro MC, Rojiani R, and Norton MJ. (2019) “Improving community well-being through collaborative initiatives at a medical library.” Journal of the Medical Library Association, 107(3): 425.
  11. Geng B, Brackett A, Wu X, and Malhotra A. (2019) “Meta-analysis of recent literature on utility of follow-up imaging in isolated perimesencephalic hemorrhage.” Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery, 180: 111-116.
  12. Giri S, Aryal MR, Yu H, Grimshaw A, Pathak R, Huntington SF, Dhakal B. (2019) "Evaluation of efficacy and safety of front-line regimens for the treatment of transplant ineligible patients with multiple myeloma: network meta-analysis of phase 2/3 randomized controlled trials." Blood, 134(S1): 2188.
  13. Gnanapandithan K, Kharel P, Grimshaw A, Giri S. (2019) "Hematologic immune-related adverse events from immune checkpoint inhibitors: a systematic review of case-reports and case-series." Blood, 134(S1): 3606.
  14. Grafe M. (2019) “Yale digitizes medieval and renaissance medical and scientific manuscripts.” Watermark, 42(2): 22-24.
  15. Grafe M. (2019) “The Medical Heritage library Flickr: over 2.2 million images available online!” Watermark, 42(2): 24-25.
  16. Grossetta Nardini HK, Batten J, Funaro MC, Garcia-Milian R, Nyhan K, Spak JM, Wang L, and Glover J. (2019) "Librarians as methodological peer reviewers for systematic reviews: results of an online survey." Research Integrity Peer Review, 4(23).
  17. Gruenbaum SE, Chen EC, Sandhu MRS, Deshpande K, Dhaher R, Hersey D, and Eid T. (2019) “Branched-chain amino acids and seizures: a systematic review of the literature.” CNS Drugs, 33(8): 755-770.
  18. Hope MO, Taggart T, Galbraith-Gyan KV, and Nyhan K. (2019). "Black Caribbean Emerging Adults: A Systematic Review of Religion and Health." Journal of Religion and Health, 1-21.
  19. Hsiang, WR, Lukasiewicz A, Gentry M, Kim C-Y, Leslie MP, Pelker R, Forman HP, and Wiznia DH. (2019) “Medicaid patients have greater difficulty scheduling health care appointments compared with private insurance patients: a meta-analysis.” Inquiry: A Journal of Medical Care Organization, Provision and Financing, 56.
  20. Kharel P, Gnanapandithan K, Pandey RK, Jha S, Grimshaw A, Giri S. (2019) "Copper deficiency and cytopenia: a systematic review." Blood, 134(S1): 5025.
  21. Landau S, Guo X, Velazquez H, Torres R, Olson E, Garcia-Milian R, Moeckel G, Desir GV, and Safirstein R. (2019) “Regulated necrosis and failed repair in cisplatin-induced chronic kidney disease.” Kidney International, 95(4): 797-814.
  22. Maitoza L, Neeman E, Funaro M, and Pierce RW. (2019) “Microcirculation dysfunction in critically ill children: A systematic review.” Shock, 51(6S1): 121.
  23. Mao Q, Fan L, Wang X, Lin X, Cao Y, Zheng C, Zhang Y, Zhang H, Garcia-Milian R, Kang L, et al. (2019) “Transcriptome-wide pirna profiling in human brains for aging genetic factors.” Jacobs Journal of Genetics, 4.
  24. Moore M, Batten J, and Lazenby M. (2019) “Sexual minority men and the experience of undergoing treatment for prostate cancer: an integrative review.” European Journal of Cancer Care.
  25. Nicholson J, Spak JM, Kovar-Gough I, Lorbeer ER, Adams NE. (2019) "Entrustable professional activity 7: opportunities to collaborate on evidence-based medicine teaching and assessment of medical students." BMC Medical Education, 19(1): 330.
  26. Norton MJ and Booss J. (2019) “Missionaries, measles, and manuscripts: revisiting the Whitman tragedy.” Journal of the Medical Library Association, 107(1): 108-113. 
  27. Norton MJ. (2019) “Civilization and Disease.” Journal of the Medical Library Association (book review), 107(1): 115–116.
  28. Norton, MJ. (2019) “3D printing in medical libraries: a crash course in supporting innovation in health care.” Journal of the Medical Library Association, 107: 626.
  29. Patel KK, Mejia Munne JC, Gunness VRN, Hersey D, Alshafai N, Sciubba D, Nasser R, Gimbel D, Cheng J, and Nouri A. (2019) “Corrigendum to ‘Subacute combined degeneration of the spinal cord following nitrous oxide anesthesia: A systematic review of cases.’” Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery, 177: 123-124. 
  30. Payabvash S, Brackett A, Forghani R, and Malhotra A. (2019) “Differentiation of lymphomatous, metastatic, and non-malignant lymphadenopathy in the neck with quantitative diffusion-weighted imaging: systematic review and meta-analysis.” Neuroradiology, 61(8): 897-910.
  31. Perkins AN, Inayat-Hussain SH, Deziel NC, Johnson CH, Ferguson SS, Boyles AL, Garcia-Milian R, Thompson DC, and Vasiliou V. (2019) “Evaluation of potential carcinogenicity of organic chemicals in synthetic turf crumb rubber.” Environmental Research, 169: 163-172.
  32. Reid EA, Kovalerchik O, Jubanyik K, Brown S, Hersey D, and Grant L. (2019) “Is palliative care cost-effective in low-income and middle-income countries? A mixed-methods systematic review.” BMJ Supportive Palliative Care, 9(2): 120-129.
  33. Sadruddin AFA, Ponguta LA, Zonderman AL, Wiley KS, Grimshaw A, Panter-Brick C. (2019) "How do grandparents influence child health and development? A systematic review.Social Science and Medicine, 239.
  34. Sahraei M, Chaube B, Liu Y, Sun J, Kaplan A, Price NL, Ding W, Oyaghire S, Garcia-Milian R, Mehta S, et al. (2019) “Suppressing mir-21 activity in tumor-associated macrophages promotes an antitumor immune response.” Journal of Clinical Investigation, 129, 5518-5536
  35. Shah T, Gul B, Head S, Abbott JD, Chieffo A, Baumbach A, Hu X, Li F, Brackett A, Gesick C, Bisarya P, Mehran R, Grines C, Geirsson A, Mehilli J, and Lansky A. (2019) "TCT-237 revascularization options for women with coronary artery disease: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials." Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 74 (13 Supplement):B236.
  36. Shen L, Liu F, Grossetta Nardini HK, and Del Priore LV. (2019) “Natural history of autosomal recessive stargardt disease in untreated eyes: a systematic review and meta-analysis of study- and individual-level data.” Ophthalmology, 126(9): 1288-1296.
  37. Shen LL, Liu F, Nardini HG, and Del Priore LV. (2019) “Reclassification of fundus autofluorescence patterns surrounding geographic atrophy based on progression rate: a systematic review and meta-analysis.” Retina, 39(10): 1829-1839.
  38. Shen LL, Liu F, Grossetta Nardini HK, and Del Priore LV. (2019) “Fellow eye status is a biomarker for the progression rate of geographic atrophy: a systematic review and meta-analysis.” Ophthalmology Retina, 3(4): 305-315.
  39. Shung D, Simonov M, Gentry M, Au B, and Laine L. (2019) “Machine learning to predict outcomes in patients with acute gastrointestinal bleeding: a systematic review.” Digestive Diseases and Sciences, 64(8): 2078-2087.
  40. Sahraei M, Chaube B, Liu Y, Sun J, Kaplan A, Price NL, Ding W, Oyaghire S, García-Milian R, Mehta S, Reshetnyak YK, Bahal R, Fiorina P, Glazer PM, Rimm DL, Fernández-Hernando C, Suárez Y. (2019) "Suppressing miR-21 activity in tumor-associated macrophages promotes an antitumor immune response." The Journal of Clinical Investigation, 129(12): 5518-5536.
  41. Van Schalkwyk SC, Hafler J, Brewer TF, Maley MA, Margolis C, McNamee L, Meyer I, Peluso MJ, Schmutz AM, Spak JM, Davies D; Bellagio Global Health Education Initiative. (2019) “Transformative learning as pedagogy for the health professions: a scoping review.” Medical Education, 53(6): 547-558.


  1. Annapureddy A, Minges K, Annapureddy T, Grimshaw A, Murugiah K, Curtis J, Freedman J, and Miller E. (2018) “Incidence of ventricular arrhythmias, appropriate device therapies, and mortality among patients with cardiac sarcoidosis with an implantable cardioverter defibrillator: a meta-analysis.” Circulation, 138: A15171.
  2. Bauce K, Fahs DB, Batten J, and Whittemore R. (2018) “Videoconferencing for management of heart failure: an integrative review.” Journal of Gerontological Nursing, 44: 45–52.
  3. Cheraghlou S, Otremba M, Kuo Yu P, Agogo GO, Hersey D, and Judson BL. (2018) “Prognostic value of lymph node yield and density in head and neck malignancies.” Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery, 158(6): 1016–1023.
  4. Garcia-Milian R, Hersey D, Vukmirovic M, and Duprilot F. (2018) “Data challenges of biomedical researchers in the age of omics.” PeerJ, 6: e5553. 
  5. Grafe M. (2018) “Yale acquires important history of disability collection.” The Watermark, 41(2): 30–31.
  6. Green ML, Moeller JJ, and Spak JM. (2018) “Test-enhanced learning in health professions education: a systematic review: BEME Guide No. 48.” Medical Teacher, 40(4): 337–350.
  7. Horien C, Athar W, Grossetta Nardini HK, and Grunschel B. (2018) “Substance use in medical trainees: current problems and future directions.” Academic Psychiatry, 42(3): 438–439.
  8. Inayat-Hussain SH, Fukumura M, Muiz Aziz A, Jin CM, Jin LW, Garcia-Milian R, Vasiliou V, and Deziel NC. (2018) “Prioritization of reproductive toxicants in unconventional oil and gas operations using a multi-country regulatory data-driven hazard assessment.” Environment international, 117: 348–358.
  9. Lundsberg LS, Lee HC, Dueñas GV, Gregory KD, Grossetta Nardini HK, Pettker CM, Illuzzi JL, and Xu X. (2018) “Quality assurance practices in obstetric care: a survey of hospitals in California.” Obstetrics and Gynecology, 131(2): 214–223.
  10. Malhotra A, Wu X, Geng B, Hersey D, Gandhi D, and Sanelli P. (2018) “Management of small unruptured intracranial aneurysms: a survey of neuroradiologists.” American Journal of Neuroradiology, 39(5): 875–880.
  11. Mis M, Yang Y, Tanaka B, Gomis-Perez C, Liu S, Dib-Hajj F, Adi T, Garcia-Milian R, Schulman B, Dib-Hajj D, and Waxman S. (2018) “Resilience to pain: a peripheral component identified using induced pluripotent stem cells." The Journal of Neuroscience, 39(3): 382-392.
  12. Norton MJ, Funaro MC, and Rojani, R. (2018) “Improving healthcare professionals’ well-being through the use of therapy dogs.” Journal of Hospital Librarianship, 18(3): 203-209.
  13. Oldfield BJ, Muñoz N, Mcgovern MP, Funaro M, Villanueva M, Tetrault JM, and Edelman EJ. (2018) “Integration of care for HIV and opioid use disorder: a systematic review of interventions in clinical and community-based settings.” AIDS (London, England)
  14. Patel KK, Mejia Munne JC, Gunness VRN, Hersey D, Alshafai N, Sciubba D, Nasser R, Gimbel D, Cheng J, and Nouri A. (2018) “Subacute combined degeneration of the spinal cord following nitrous oxide anesthesia: a systematic review of cases.Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery, 173: 163–168.
  15. Powers EM, Shiffman RN, Melnick ER, Hickner A, and Sharifi M. (2018) “Efficacy and unintended consequences of hard-stop alerts in electronic health record systems: a systematic review.” Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association, 25(11): 1556-1566.
  16. Shen L, Liu F, Grossetta Nardini H, Del Priore LV. (2018) “Natural history of geographic atrophy in untreated eyes with nonexudative age-related macular degeneration—a systematic review and meta-analysis.” Ophthalmology Retina, 2(9): 914–921.
  17. Tuakli-Wosornu YA, Mashkovskiy E, Ottesen T, Gentry M, Jensen D, and Webborn N. (2018) “Acute and chronic musculoskeletal injury in para sport: a critical review.” Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America, 29(2): 205–243.
  18. Vermette D, Hu P, Canarie M, Funaro M, Glover J, Balda M, and Pierce R. (2018) “Tight junction structure, function and assessment in the critically ill.” Shock, 49(6S): 82-82.
  19. Vermette D, Hu P, Canarie M, Funaro M, Glover J, Balda M, and Pierce RW. (2018) “Tight junction structure, function, and assessment in the critically ill: a systematic review.” Intensive Care Medicine Experimental, 6(1): 37.
  20. Wu C, Lee R, Lee M, e Silva A, Hsieh TH, Possoit H, Brackett A, and Lin H. (2018) “Chapter 28 - Role of Neuroinflammation in the Pathophysiology of Traumatic Brain Injury.” In Minagar A, Ed. Neuroinflammation (Second Edition), 563-578.
  21. Zhang L, Brackett A, Dai F, Ai Y, and Meng L. (2018) “Association of conflicts of interest with the results and conclusions of goal-directed hemodynamic therapy research: a systematic review with meta-analysis.” Intensive Care Med, 44(10): 1638-1656. 


  1. Brandenburg MD and García-Milian R. (2017) “Interinstitutional collaboration for end-user bioinformatics training: cytoscape as a case study.” Journal of the Medical Library Association, 105(2): 179–184. 
  2. Funaro M and Nyhan K. (2017) “Expert searching: animal experimentation, compliance, and literature searching.” Medical Library Association News: Expert Searching Column, May. 
  3. Grafe M. (2017) “Catherine L. Thompson, patient expectations: how economics, religion and malpractice shaped therapeutics in early America.” Social History of Medicine. 30(1): 229–230. 
  4. Guo X, Qiu W, Garcia-Milian R, Lin X, Zhang Y, Cao Y, Tan Y, Wang Z, Shi J, Wang J, Liu D, Song L, Xu Y, Wang X, Liu N, Sun T, Zheng J, Luo J, Zhang H, Xu J, Kang L, Ma C, Wang K, and Luo X. (2017) “Genome-wide significant, replicated and functional risk variants for Alzheimer’s disease.” Journal of Neural Transmission, 124(11): 1455–1471
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  6. Malhotra A, Wu X, Forman HP, Grossetta Nardini HK, Matouk CC, Gandhi D, Moore C, and Sanelli P. (2017) “Growth and rupture risk of small unruptured intracranial aneurysms: a systematic review.Annals of Internal Medicine, 167(1): 26–33. 
  7. Malhotra A, Wu X, Kalra VB, Grossetta Nardini HK, Liu R, Abbed KM, and Forman HP. (2017) “Utility of MRI for cervical spine clearance after blunt traumatic injury: a meta-analysis.” European Radiology, 27(3): 1148–1160.
  8. Mansour SG, Puthumana J, Coca SG, Gentry M, and Parikh CR. (2017) “Biomarkers for the detection of renal fibrosis and prediction of renal outcomes: a systematic review.” BMC Nephrology, 18(1): 72. 
  9. McDougall JA, Ferucci ED, Glover J, and Fraenkel L. (2017) “Telerheumatology: a systematic review.” Arthritis Care & Research, 69(10): 1546–1557.
  10. Meddings J, Saint S, Krein SL, Gaies E, Reichert H, Hickner A, McNamara S, Mann JD, and Mody L. (2017) “Systematic review of interventions to reduce urinary tract infection in nursing home residents.” Journal of Hospital Medicine, 12(5): 356–368. 
  11. Norton MJ and Rupp N, eds. (2017) Transforming Medical Library Staff for the Twenty-First Century. Lanham, Md: Rowman & Littlefield.
  12. Nwanyanwu K, Grossetta Nardini HK, Shaughness G, Nunez-Smith M, and Newman-Casey PA. (2017) “Systematic review of community-engaged research in ophthalmology.” Expert Review of Ophthalmology, 12(3): 233–241. 
  13. Tsay CJ, Stratakis CA, Faucz FR, London E, Stathopoulou C, Allgauer M, Quezado M, Dagradi T, Spencer DD, Lodish M. "Harvey Cushing treated the first known patient with Carney complex." Journal of the Endocrine Society (2017) 1(10):1312-1321. 
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  1. Appel TA. (2016) “A woman can practice medicine: Connecticut women physicians, 1865–1920.” Connecticut History Review, 55(1): 3–33. 
  2. Brackett A. (2016) “Tips for the First-Year Health Sciences Librarian.” Medical Reference Services Quarterly, 35(4): 454–460. 
  3. García-Milian R. (2016) “Expert searching: biomart: A ‘one-stop shop’ datamining tool.” Medical Library Association News, 56(2): 10–11. 
  4. Grossetta Nardini H and Wang L. (2016) “The Yale MeSH analyzer: a new tool for search refinement.” Medical Library Association News, 56(6): 6–7. 
  5. Gruenbaum SE, Zlotnik A, Gruenbaum BF, Hersey D, and Bilotta F. (2016) “Pharmacologic neuroprotection for functional outcomes after traumatic brain injury: a systematic review of the clinical literature.” CNS Drugs,  30(9): 791–806. 
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  8. Neshat-Vahid S, Pierce R, Hersey D, Raffini LJ, and Faustino EV. (2016) “Association of thrombophilia and catheterassociated thrombosis in children: a systematic review and meta-analysis.” Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, 14(9): 1749–1758. 
  9. Neubauer PD, Hersey D, and Leder SB. (2016) “Pharyngeal residue severity rating scales based on fiberoptic endoscopic evaluation of swallowing: a systematic review.” Dysphagia, 31(3): 352–359
  10. Norton HF, Tennant MR, Botero C, and García-Milian, R. (2016) “Assessment of and response to data needs of clinical and translational science researchers and beyond.” Journal of eScience Librarianship, 5(1). 
  11. Park S, Abdi T, Gentry M, and Laine L. (2016) “Histological disease activity as a predictor of clinical relapse among patients with ulcerative colitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis.” American Journal of Gastroenterology, 111(12): 1692–1701
  12. Robinson AA, Jain A, Gentry M, and McNamara RL. (2016) “Left ventricular thrombi after STEMI in the primary PCI era: a systematic review and meta-analysis.” International Journal of Cardiology, 221(15): 554–559. 
  13. Silvestri MT, Bongiovanni TR, Glover JG, and Gross CP. (2016) “Impact of price display on provider ordering: a systematic review.” Journal of Hospital Medicine, 11(1): 65–76. 
  14. Wang L and Grossetta Nardini HK. (2016) “The Yale MeSH Analyzer: using technology to make searching more efficient.” Journal of the Medical Library Association, 104(4): 355–357. 
  15. Zanin TZ, Hersey D, Cone DC, and Agrawal P. (2016) “Tapping into a vital resource: understanding the motivators and barriers to blood donation in sub-Saharan Africa.” African Journal of Emergency Medicine, 6(2): 70–79. 
  16. Zuo L, García-Milian R, Guo X, Zhong C, Tan Y, Wang Z, Wang J, Wang X, Kang L, Lu L, Chiang-Shan RL, and Luo X. (2016) “Replicated risk nicotinic cholinergic receptor genes for nicotine dependence.” Genes, 7(11): 95. 


  1. Barash P, Bieterman K, and Hersey D. (2015) “Game changers: the 20 most important anesthesia articles ever published.” Anesthesia & Analgesia, 120(3): 663–670.
  2. Grafe M. (2015) “Finding 19th and early 20th century materials online.” Medical Library Association News, 55(6): 1
  3. Le Grand Rogers R, Narvaez Y, Venkatesh AK, Fleischman W, Hall MK, Taylor RA, Hersey D, Sette L, and Melnick ER. (2015) “Improving emergency physician performance using audit and feedback: a systematic review.” American Journal of Emergency Medicine, 33(10): 1505–1514.
  4. Rupp N. (2015) "Review of Medlantis.Journal of the Medical Library Association, 103(4): 240–242. 
  5. Rupp N and Norton M. (2015) “Cool things we are doing in our library: games at the Yale medical library.” Medical Library Association News, 55(8): 14. 
  6. Schaub JA, Coca SG, Moledina DG, Gentry M, Testani JM, and Parikh CR. (2015) “Amino-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide for diagnosis and prognosis in patients with renal dysfunction: a systematic review and meta-analysis.” JACC: Heart Failure, 3(12): 977–989. 


  1. Appel TA. (2014) “Writing women into medical history in the 1930s: Kate Campbell Hurd-Mead and ‘medical women’ of the past and present.” Bulletin of the History of Medicine, 88(3): 457–492.
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  3. Kurup V, Dabu-Bondoc S, Senior A, Dai F, Hersey D, and Vadivelu N (2014). “Concern for pain in the pre-operative period - is the Internet being used for information by patients?” Pain Practice, 14(2): E69–E75.
  4. Lyon JA, García-Milian R, Norton HF, and Tennant MR (2014). “The use of Research Electronic Data Capture (REDCap) software to create a database of librarian-mediated literature searches.” Medical Reference Services Quarterly, 33(3): 241–252.
  5. Rohde JM, Dimcheff DE, Blumberg N, Saint S, Langa KM, Kuhn L, Hickner A, and Rogers MAM (2014). “Health care-associated infection after red blood cell transfusion: a systematic review and meta-analysis.” JAMA—Journal of the American Medical Association, 311(13): 1317–1326.
  6. Schaefer N, Stoyan-Rosenzweig N, and García-Milian R (2014). “Health and safety during Canal construction.” In 100 Years of the Panama Canal: Celebrating the Centennial 1914–2014. Tampa, FL: Faircount Media Group: 134–141.
  7. Vidal E, Sharathkumar A, Glover J, and Faustino EVS (2014). “Central venous catheter-related thrombosis and thromboprophylaxis in children: a systematic review and meta-analysis.” Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, 12(7): 1096–1109.
  8. Xu X, Grossetta Nardini HK, and Ruger JP (2014). “Micro-costing studies in the health and medical literature: protocol for a systematic review.” Systematic Reviews, 3:47.
  9. Yonkers KA, Blackwell KA, Glover J, and Forray A (2014). “Antidepressant use in pregnant and postpartum women.” Annual Review of Clinical Psychology, 10: 369–392.


  1. Becker WC, Fraenkel L, Edelman EJ, Holt SR, Glover J, Kerns RD, and Fiellin DA (2013). “Instruments to assess patient-reported safety, efficacy, or misuse of current opioid therapy for chronic pain: a systematic review.” Pain, 154(6): 905–916.
  2. Edelman EJ, Gordon KS, Glover J, McNicholl IR, Fiellin DA, and Justice AC (2013). “The next therapeutic challenge in HIV: polypharmacy.” Drugs and Aging, 30(8): 613–628.
  3. García-Milian R, Norton HF, Auten B, Davis VI, Holmes KL, Johnson M, and Tennant MR (2013). “Librarians as part of cross-disciplinary, multiinstitutional team projects: experiences from the VIVO collaboration.” Science and Technology Libraries, 32(2): 160–175.
  4. Kurup V, Considine A, Hersey D, Dai F, Senior A, Silverman DG, and Dabu-Bondoc S (2013). “Role of the Internet as an information resource for surgical patients: a survey of 877 patients.” British Journal of Anaesthesia, 110(1): 54–58.
  5. Kurup V and Hersey D (2013). “The changing landscape of anesthesia education: is flipped classroom the answer?” Current Opinion in Anaesthesiology, 26(6): 726–731.
  6. Nayeri UA, West AB, Grossetta Nardini HK, Copel JA, and Sfakianaki AK (2013). “Systematic review of sonographic findings of placental mesenchymal dysplasia and subsequent pregnancy outcome.” Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 41(4): 366–374.


  1. Greenberg CJ, Wang L. (2012) “Building health literacy among an urban teenage population by creating online health videos for public and school health curriculum use.” Journal of Consumer Health on the Internet, 16(2):135-146.


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