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Recent Publications

Researchers at the Arnold School of Public Health published a record-breaking 639 peer-reviewed journal articles in 2019. Our most recent publications (compiled from a Pubmed.gov search conducted for February 2021 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 monthly update to this page, please use our form.   

The promotion of injury and illness prevention and reporting in the fire service. Watts SL, Winkelmann ZK, Eberman LE, Games KE. Work. 2021;68(2):437-447. doi: 10.3233/WOR-203384.PMID: 33522992. 

Social norms as a predictor of smoking uptake among youth: a systematic review, meta-analysis and meta-regression of prospective cohort studies. East K, McNeill A, Thrasher JF, Hitchman SC. Addiction. 2021 Feb 4. doi: 10.1111/add.15427.

Can Double Fortification of Salt with Iron and Iodine Reduce Anemia, Iron Deficiency Anemia, Iron Deficiency, Iodine Deficiency, and Functional Outcomes? Evidence of Efficacy, Effectiveness, and Safety. Larson LM, Cyriac S, Djimeu EW, Mbuya MNN, Neufeld LM. J Nutr. 2021 Feb 15;151(Supplement_1):15S-28S. doi: 10.1093/jn/nxaa192.

The Intersection of Rural Residence and Minority Race/Ethnicity in Cancer Disparities in the United States. Zahnd WE, Murphy C, Knoll M, Benavidez GA, Day KR, Ranganathan R, Luke P, Zgodic A, Shi K, Merrell MA, Crouch EL, Brandt HM, Eberth JM. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 Feb 3;18(4):1384. doi: 10.3390/ijerph18041384.

Association between height and hypertension among US adults: analyses of National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2007-18. Gupta RD, Akonde M, Sajal IH, Al Kibria GM. Clin Hypertens. 2021 Feb 26;27(1):6. doi: 10.1186/s40885-021-00164-4.

Differential relationships of stress and HIV disclosure by gender: a person centered longitudinal study. Zeng C, Qiao S, Li X, Yang X, Shen Z, Zhou Y.BMC Public Health. 2021 Feb 2;21(1):263. doi: 10.1186/s12889-021-10291-0.

Racial/ethnic differences in positive childhood experiences across a national sample. Crouch E, Radcliff E, Merrell MA, Brown MJ, Ingram LA, Probst J. Child Abuse Negl. 2021 Feb 24;115:105012. doi: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2021.105012.

Disentangling food insecurity and maternal depression: Which comes first? Reesor-Oyer L, Cepni AB, Lee CY, Zhao X, Hernandez DC. Public Health Nutr. 2021 Feb 1:1-21. doi: 10.1017/S1368980021000434.

Validation of a Machine Learning Brain Electrical Activity-Based Index to Aid in Diagnosing Concussion Among Athletes. Bazarian JJ, Elbin RJ, Casa DJ, Hotz GA, Neville C, Lopez RM, Schnyer DM, Yeargin S, Covassin T. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Feb 1;4(2):e2037349. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.37349.

Exploration of biomarkers from a pilot weight management study for men undergoing radical prostatectomy. Dimachkie MD, Bechtel MD, Robertson HL, Michel C, Lee EK, Sullivan DK, Chalise P, Thrasher JB, Parker WP, Godwin AK, Pathak HB, DiGiovanni J, Shivappa N, Hébert JR, Hamilton-Reeves JM. Urol Oncol. 2021 Feb 6:S1078-1439(21)00011-9. doi: 10.1016/j.urolonc.2021.01.010.

Heated debates on regulations of heated tobacco products in South Korea: the news valence, source and framing of relative risk/benefit. Jun J, Kim SH, Thrasher J, Cho YJ, Heo YJ. Tob Control. 2021 Feb 4:tobaccocontrol-2020-056131. doi: 10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2020-056131.

Maternal dietary quality, inflammatory potential and childhood adiposity: an individual participant data pooled analysis of seven European cohorts in the ALPHABET consortium. Chen LW, Aubert AM, Shivappa N, Bernard JY, Mensink-Bout SM, Geraghty AA, Mehegan J, Suderman M, Polanska K, Hanke W, Jankowska A, Relton CL, Crozier SR, Harvey NC, Cooper C, Hanson M, Godfrey KM, Gaillard R, Duijts L, Heude B, Hébert JR, McAuliffe FM, Kelleher CC, Phillips CM. BMC Med. 2021 Feb 22;19(1):33. doi: 10.1186/s12916-021-01908-7.

Health provider identified barriers and facilitators to weight management for individuals with spinal cord injury. Pellegrini CA, Burkhart L, Jones K, LaVela SL. Spinal Cord. 2021 Feb 9. doi: 10.1038/s41393-021-00614-8.

Children's moderate-to-vigorous physical activity on weekdays versus weekend days: a multi-country analysis. Brazendale K, Beets MW, Armstrong B, Weaver RG, Hunt ET, Pate RR, Brusseau TA, Bohnert AM, Olds T, Tassitano RM, Tenorio MCM, Garcia J, Andersen LB, Davey R, Hallal PC, Jago R, Kolle E, Kriemler S, Kristensen PL, Kwon S, Puder JJ, Salmon J, Sardinha LB, van Sluijs EMF; International Children’s Accelerometry Database (ICAD) Collaborators. Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2021 Feb 10;18(1):28. doi: 10.1186/s12966-021-01095-x.

A Cluster-Based Approach for Identifying Prognostic microRNA Signatures in Digestive System Cancers. Zhou J, Cui X, Xiao F, Cai G. Int J Mol Sci. 2021 Feb 3;22(4):1529. doi: 10.3390/ijms22041529.

Primary Care Physician Perspectives on Recommending E-cigarettes to Smokers: a Best-Worst Discrete Choice Experiment. Salloum RG, LeLaurin JH, Lee JH, Lafata JE, Williams M, Wang Y, Smith JM, Staras SAS, Strayer SM, Thrasher JF. J Gen Intern Med. 2021 Feb 1. doi: 10.1007/s11606-021-06615-w.

Simultaneous Determination of Six Antiretroviral Drugs in Human Hair Using an LC-ESI+-MS/MS Method: Application to Adherence Assessment. Wu Y, Chu L, Yang H, Wang W, Zhang Q, Yang J, Qiao S, Li X, Shen Z, Zhou Y, Liu S, Deng H. Ther Drug Monit. 2021 Feb 11. doi: 10.1097/FTD.0000000000000878.

The dietary inflammatory index is associated with anti- and pro-inflammatory adipokines in Brazilian schoolchildren. Suhett LG, Hermsdorff HHM, Ribeiro SAV, Filgueiras MS, Shivappa N, Hébert JR, de Novaes JF. Eur J Nutr. 2021 Feb 11. doi: 10.1007/s00394-021-02500-8.

The Effect of High-Intensity Power Training on Habitual, Intervention and Total Physical Activity Levels in Older Adults with Type 2 Diabetes: Secondary Outcomes of the GREAT2DO Randomized Controlled Trial. Mosalman Haghighi M, Mavros Y, Kay S, Simpson KA, Baker MK, Wang Y, Zhao RR, Meiklejohn J, Climstein M, O'Sullivan AJ, De Vos N, Baune BT, Blair SN, Simar D, Singh N, Schlicht J, Fiatarone Singh MA. Geriatrics (Basel). 2021 Feb 8;6(1):15. doi: 10.3390/geriatrics6010015.

Impact of Adverse Childhood Events on the Psychosocial Functioning of Children Affected by Parental HIV in Rural China. Ezell J, Harrison SE, Jiang Y, Li X. Front Psychol. 2021 Jan 7;11:617048. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2020.617048.

The association between dietary inflammatory index with sleep quality and obesity amongst iranian female students: A cross-sectional study. Bazyar H, Zare Javid A, Bavi Behbahani H, Shivappa N, Hebert JR, Khodaramhpour S, Khaje Zadeh S, Aghamohammadi V. Int J Clin Pract. 2021 Feb 1:e14061. doi: 10.1111/ijcp.14061.

The Influence of Family History of Neurodegenerative Disease on Adolescent Concussion Outcomes. Coffman CA, Harrison AT, Kay JJM, Holloway JP, LaFountaine MF, Moore RD. J Clin Med. 2021 Feb 2;10(3):528. doi: 10.3390/jcm10030528.

Healthy Food Density is Not Associated With Diet Quality Among Pregnant Women With Overweight/Obesity in South Carolina. Boutté AK, Turner-McGrievy GM, Eberth JM, Wilcox S, Liu J, Kaczynski AT. J Nutr Educ Behav. 2021 Feb;53(2):120-129. doi: 10.1016/j.jneb.2020.11.014.

Should We Worry About Setting? Association of Program Fidelity with Youths' Satisfaction and Intention to Practice Safer Sex. Monalisa NN, Macauda MM. Am J Health Promot. 2021 Feb;35(2):168-171. doi: 10.1177/0890117120936944.

Diabetes-Related Stigma and its Influence on Social Networks, Social Support, and HbA1c in Ghana. Botchway M, Davis RE, Merchant AT, Appiah LT, Moore S. Ethn Dis. 2021 Jan 21;31(1):57-66. doi: 10.18865/ed.31.1.57.

Reconstructing the social network of HIV key populations from locally observed information. Jing F, Zhang Q, Tang W, Wang JZ, Lau JT, Li X. AIDS Care. 2021 Feb 10:1-8. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2021.1883514.

Inflammatory diets are associated with lower total iron binding capacity in sera of young adults. Doherty JL, Larvie DY, Shivappa N, Hebert JR, Armah SM. Int J Vitam Nutr Res. 2021 Feb 17:1-9. doi: 10.1024/0300-9831/a000697.

A Behavioral Lifestyle Intervention to Limit Gestational Weight Gain in Pregnant Women with Overweight and Obesity. Liu J, Wilcox S, Wingard E, Turner-McGrievy G, Hutto B, Burgis J. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2021 Feb 22. doi: 10.1002/oby.23119.

Effective recruitment strategies for African-American men and women: the Nutritious Eating with Soul study. Turner-McGrievy GM, Wilson MJ, Bailey S, Bernhart JA, Wilcox S, Frongillo EA, Murphy EA, Hutto B. Health Educ Res. 2021 Feb 13:cyab003. doi: 10.1093/her/cyab003.

Going the distance: Associations between adverse birth outcomes and obstetric provider distances for adolescent pregnancies in South Carolina. Purser J, Harrison S, Hung P. J Rural Health. 2021 Feb 22. doi: 10.1111/jrh.12554.

Pre-HCT mosaicism increases relapse risk and lowers survival in acute lymphoblastic leukemia patients post-unrelated HCT. Wang Y, Zhou W, Wang J, Karaesmen E, Tang H, McCarthy PL, Pasquini MC, Wang Y, McReynolds LJ, Katki HA, Machiela MJ, Yeager M, Pooler L, Sheng X, Haiman CA, Van Den Berg D, Spellman SR, Wang T, Kuxhausen M, Chanock SJ, Lee SJ, Clay-Gilmour AI, Hahn TE, Gadalla SM, Sucheston-Campbell LE. Blood Adv. 2021 Jan 12;5(1):66-70. doi: 10.1182/bloodadvances.2020003366.

Chagas Disease in the United States: A Perspective on Diagnostic Testing Limitations and Next Steps. Hochberg NS, Wheelock A, Hamer DH, Marcus R, Nolan MS, Meymandi S, Gilman RH. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2021 Feb 1:tpmd190871. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.19-0871.

Association of Patient Experience With Guideline-Concordant Colon Cancer Treatment in the Elderly. Snyder RA, Wardrop R, McLain AC, Parikh AA, Cass AL. JCO Oncol Pract. 2021 Feb 10:OP2000626. doi: 10.1200/OP.20.00626.


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