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Recent Publications

Researchers at the Arnold School of Public Health published a record-breaking 595 peer-reviewed journal articles in 2018. Our most recent publications (compiled from a search conducted for October 2019 and other publications reported by authors/departments during that same timeframe) can be found below in random order. If you have a correction or would like to submit a publication for the next update to this page (around the middle of each month), please use our form.   

Patterns of comorbidity and sociodemographic and psychosocial correlates among people living with HIV in South Carolina, USA. Yang X, Li X, Qiao S. HIV Med. 2019 Oct 30. doi: 10.1111/hiv.12812.

Proinflammatory Diet Increases Circulating Inflammatory Biomarkers and Falls Risk in Community-Dwelling Older Men. Cervo MMC, Scott D, Seibel MJ, Cumming RG, Naganathan V, Blyth FM, Le Couteur DG, Handelsman DJ, Ribeiro RV, Waite LM, Shivappa N, Hebert JR, Hirani V. J Nutr. 2019 Oct 26. pii: nxz256. doi: 10.1093/jn/nxz256.

Diet quality, dietary inflammatory index and body mass index as predictors of response to adjunctive N-acetylcysteine and mitochondrial agents in adults with bipolar disorder: A sub-study of a randomised placebo-controlled trial. Ashton MM, Dean OM, Marx W, Mohebbi M, Berk M, Malhi GS, Ng CH, Cotton SM, Dodd S, Sarris J, Hopwood M, Faye-Chauhan K, Kim Y, Dash SR, Jacka FN, Shivappa N, Hebert JR, Turner A. Aust N Z J Psychiatry. 2019 Oct 29:4867419882497. doi: 10.1177/0004867419882497.

The Association between Dietary Inflammatory Index (DII) and Cancer Risk in Korea: A Prospective Cohort Study within the KoGES-HEXA Study. Ryu I, Kwon M, Sohn C, Shivappa N, Hébert JR, Na W, Kim MK. Nutrients. 2019 Oct 23;11(11). pii: E2560. doi: 10.3390/nu11112560.

Association of health-risk behaviors and depressive symptoms and anxiety symptoms: a school-based sample of Chinese adolescents. Luo X, Zhou Y, Zheng R, Li X, Dai Y, Narayan A, Huang X, Tian X, Jin X, Mei L, Xie X, Gu H, Hou F, Liu L, Luo X, Meng H, Zhang J, Song R. J Public Health (Oxf). 2019 Oct 22. pii: fdz115. doi: 10.1093/pubmed/fdz115.

Periodontal Antibodies and All-Cause and Cardiovascular Disease Mortality. Qi J, Zihang Z, Zhang J, Park YM, Shrestha D, Jianling B, Merchant AT. J Dent Res. 2019 Oct 21:22034519884012. doi: 10.1177/0022034519884012.

Ways of coping and perceived HIV-related stigma among people living with HIV: moderation by sex and sexual orientation. Brown MJ, Serovich JM, Laschober TC, Kimberly JA, Lescano CM. Psychol Health Med. 2019 Oct 21:1-12. doi: 10.1080/13548506.2019.1680852.

Understanding and use of food labeling systems among Whites and Latinos in the United States and among Mexicans: Results from the International Food Policy Study, 2017. Nieto C, Jáuregui A, Contreras-Manzano A, Arillo-Santillan E, Barquera S, White CM, Hammond D, Thrasher JF. Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2019 Oct 17;16(1):87. doi: 10.1186/s12966-019-0842-1.

Association between dietary inflammatory index and risk of cardiovascular disease in the Mashhad stroke and heart atherosclerotic disorder study population. Asadi Z, Yaghooti-Khorasani M, Ghazizadeh H, Sadabadi F, Mosa-Farkhany E, Darroudi S, Shabani N, Kamel-Khodabandeh A, Bahrami A, Khorrami-Mohebbseraj MS, Heidari-Bakavoli S, Heidari-Bakavoli A, Esmaily H, Moohebati M, Oladi MR, Shivappa N, Hébert JR, Ferns GA, Ghayour-Mobarhan M. IUBMB Life. 2019 Oct 16. doi: 10.1002/iub.2172.

A systematic review of interventions for loneliness among older adults living in long-term care facilities. Quan NG, Lohman MC, Resciniti NV, Friedman DB. Aging Ment Health. 2019 Oct 11:1-11. doi: 10.1080/13607863.2019.1673311.

Human hookworm infection: Is effective control possible? A review of hookworm control efforts and future directions. Haldeman MS, Nolan MS, Ng'habi KRN. Acta Trop. 2019 Oct 7;201:105214. doi: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2019.105214.

Employment changes following breast cancer diagnosis: the effects of race and place. Spencer JC, Rotter JS, Eberth JM, Zahnd WE, Vanderpool RC, Ko LK, Davis MM, Troester MA, Olshan AF, Wheeler SB. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2019 Oct 10. pii: djz197. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djz197.

Hepatitis B virus reactivation: Risk factors and current management strategies. Smalls DJ, Kiger RE, Norris LB, Bennett CL, Love BL. Pharmacotherapy. 2019 Oct 9. doi: 10.1002/phar.2340. [

Reliability of the American Community Survey Estimates of Risk-Adjusted Readmission Rankings for Hospitals Before and After Peer Group Stratification. Bell N, Lòpez-De Fede A, Cai B, Brooks JM. JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Oct 2;2(10):e1912727. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.12727.

The Gut-Microbiome in Gulf War Veterans: A Preliminary Report. Janulewicz PA, Seth RK, Carlson JM, Ajama J, Quinn E, Heeren T, Klimas N, Lasley SM, Horner RD, Sullivan K, Chatterjee S. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2019 Oct 4;16(19). pii: E3751. doi: 10.3390/ijerph16193751.

Exogenous PP2A inhibitor exacerbates the progression of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease via NOX2-dependent activation of miR21. Albadrani M, Seth RK, Sarkar S, Kimono D, Mondal A, Bose D, Porter DE, Scott GI, Brooks B, Raychoudhury S, Nagarkatti M, Nagarkatti P, Jule Y, Diehl AM, Chatterjee S. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol. 2019 Oct 1;317(4):G408-G428. doi: 10.1152/ajpgi.00061.2019.

Clinical Work Intensity Among Medical Oncologists Practicing in National Community Oncology Research Program Community Sites. Hudson MF, O'Rourke MA, Blackhurst DW, Caldwell J, Horner RD. J Oncol Pract. 2019 Oct;15(10):e870-e877. doi: 10.1200/JOP.19.00132.

Historical and Current Trends in HIV Criminalization in South Carolina: Implications for the Southern HIV Epidemic. Cann D, Harrison SE, Qiao S. AIDS Behav. 2019 Oct;23(Suppl 3):233-241. doi: 10.1007/s10461-019-02599-1.

Dyslexia associated functional variants in Europeans are not associated with dyslexia in Chinese. Liu L, Gu H, Hou F, Xie X, Li X, Zhu B, Zhang J, Wei WH, Song R. Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet. 2019 Oct;180(7):488-495. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.b.32750.

Support Tools for Preference-Sensitive Decisions in Healthcare: Where Are We? Where Do We Go? How Do We Get There? Ostermann J, Brown DS, van Til JA, Bansback N, Légaré F, Marshall DA, Bewtra M. Patient. 2019 Oct;12(5):439-443. doi: 10.1007/s40271-019-00372-z.

Incidental Cancer Diagnoses in Trauma Patients: A Case-Control Study Evaluating Long-term Outcomes.

Bell N, Arrington A, Adams SA, Jones M, Sakran JV, Mehta A, Eberth JM. J Surg Res. 2019 Oct;242:304-311. doi: 10.1016/j.jss.2019.03.008.

Food insecurity, childhood hunger and caregiver life experiences among households with children in South Carolina, USA. Drucker ER, Liese AD, Sercy E, Bell BA, Draper C, Fleischer NL, Flory K, Jones SJ. Public Health Nutr. 2019 Oct;22(14):2581-2590. doi: 10.1017/S1368980019000922.

Socially Assigned Race and Diabetes: Findings from the Arizona Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, 2013-2014. Lawrence JA, White K, Cummings JL, Hardin JW, Torres ME. J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2019 Oct;6(5):926-934. doi: 10.1007/s40615-019-00593-w.

Differences in norms towards the use of nicotine vaping products among adult smokers, former smokers and nicotine vaping product users: cross-sectional findings from the 2016 ITC Four Country Smoking and Vaping Survey. Aleyan S, East K, McNeill A, Cummings KM, Fong GT, Yong HH, Thrasher JF, Borland R, Hitchman SC. Addiction. 2019 Oct;114 Suppl 1:97-106. doi: 10.1111/add.14648.

A Machine Learning Classifier for Assigning Individual Patients With Systemic Sclerosis to Intrinsic Molecular Subsets. Franks JM, Martyanov V, Cai G, Wang Y, Li Z, Wood TA, Whitfield ML. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2019 Oct;71(10):1701-1710. doi: 10.1002/art.40898.

Reasons for regular vaping and for its discontinuation among smokers and recent ex-smokers: findings from the 2016 ITC Four Country Smoking and Vaping Survey. Yong HH, Borland R, Cummings KM, Gravely S, Thrasher JF, McNeill A, Hitchman S, Greenhalgh E, Thompson ME, Fong GT. Addiction. 2019 Oct;114 Suppl 1:35-48. doi: 10.1111/add.14593.

Rules about smoking and vaping in the home: findings from the 2016 International Tobacco Control Four Country Smoking and Vaping Survey. Nahhas GJ, Braak D, Cummings KM, Heckman BW, Alberg AJ, Yong HH, Fong GT, Boudreau C, Hitchman SC, McNeill A. Addiction. 2019 Oct;114 Suppl 1:107-114. doi: 10.1111/add.14579.

Healthy diets and telomere length and attrition during a 10-year follow-up. Meinilä J, Perälä MM, Kautiainen H, Männistö S, Kanerva N, Shivappa N, Hébert JR, Iozzo P, Guzzardi MA, Eriksson JG. Eur J Clin Nutr. 2019 Oct;73(10):1352-1360. doi: 10.1038/s41430-018-0387-4.

Exposure to and perceptions of health warning labels on nicotine vaping products: findings from the 2016 International Tobacco Control Four Country Smoking and Vaping Survey. McDermott MS, Li G, McNeill A, Hammond D, Thrasher JF, O'Connor RJ, Cummings KM, Borland R, Fong GT, Hitchman SC. Addiction. 2019 Oct;114 Suppl 1:134-143. doi: 10.1111/add.14550.

A modeling approach to gauging the effects of nicotine vaping product use on cessation from cigarettes: what do we know, what do we need to know? Levy DT, Yuan Z, Li Y, Alberg AJ, Cummings KM. Addiction. 2019 Oct;114 Suppl 1:86-96. doi: 10.1111/add.14530.

Discussions between health professionals and smokers about nicotine vaping products: results from the 2016 ITC Four Country Smoking and Vaping Survey. Gravely S, Thrasher JF, Cummings KM, Ouimet J, McNeill A, Meng G, Lindblom EN, Loewen R, O'Connor RJ, Thompson ME, Hitchman SC, Hammond D, Heckman BW, Borland R, Yong HH, Elton-Marshall T, Bansal-Travers M, Gartner C, Fong GT. Addiction. 2019 Oct;114 Suppl 1:71-85. doi: 10.1111/add.14527.

Methods of the ITC Four Country Smoking and Vaping Survey, wave 1 (2016). Thompson ME, Fong GT, Boudreau C, Driezen P, Li G, Gravely S, Cummings KM, Heckman BW, O'Connor R, Thrasher JF, Nahhas G, Borland R, Yong HH, McNeill A, Hitchman SC, Quah ACK. Addiction. 2019 Oct;114 Suppl 1:6-14. doi: 10.1111/add.14528.

Dietary inflammatory index and incidence of breast cancer in the SUN project. Gardeazabal I, Ruiz-Canela M, Sánchez-Bayona R, Romanos-Nanclares A, Aramendía-Beitia JM, Shivappa N, Hébert JR, Martínez-González MA, Toledo E. Clin Nutr. 2019 Oct;38(5):2259-2268. doi: 10.1016/j.clnu.2018.09.030.

Association between inflammatory potential of diet and risk of lung cancer among smokers in a prospective study in Singapore. Shivappa N, Wang R, Hébert JR, Jin A, Koh WP, Yuan JM. Eur J Nutr. 2019 Oct;58(7):2755-2766. doi: 10.1007/s00394-018-1825-8.

Use of Cigarettes With Flavor-Changing Capsules Among Smokers in the United Kingdom: An Online Survey. Moodie C, MacKintosh AM, Thrasher JF, McNeill A, Hitchman S. Nicotine Tob Res. 2019 Oct 26;21(11):1547-1555. doi: 10.1093/ntr/nty173.

Expectations and reality: perceptions of support among African American breast cancer survivors. Felder TM, Estrada RD, Quinn JC, Phelps KW, Parker PD, Heiney SP. Ethn Health. 2019 Oct;24(7):737-753. doi: 10.1080/13557858.2017.1373072.

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