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Recent Publications

Researchers at the Arnold School of Public Health published a record-breaking 653 peer-reviewed journal articles in 2020. Our most recent publications (compiled from a search conducted for September 2021 and other publications reported by authors/departments) 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.   

Prevalence, awareness, and control of hypertension among Bangladeshi adults: an analysis of demographic and health survey 2017-18. Al Kibria GM, Gupta RD, Nayeem J. Clin Hypertens. 2021 Sep 1;27(1):17. doi: 10.1186/s40885-021-00174-2.

Health care provider views on the magnitude of overweight/obesity in spinal cord injury and awareness of evidence-based guidance for weight management. LaVela SL, Burkhart E, Jones K, Pellegrini C. PM R. 2021 Sep 17. doi: 10.1002/pmrj.12709.

Food Acquisition and Shopping Patterns in the United States: Characteristics and Relation to BMI in FoodAPS. Ma X, Bell BA, White K, Liu J, Liese AD. J Acad Nutr Diet. 2021 Sep 21:S2212-2672(21)01338-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jand.2021.09.013.  

Obstetrical unit closures and racial and ethnic differences in severe maternal morbidity in the state of New Jersey. McGregor AJ, Hung P, Garman D, Amutah-Onukagha N, Cooper JA. Am J Obstet Gynecol MFM. 2021 Sep 5;3(6):100480. doi: 10.1016/j.ajogmf.2021.100480.

Emergence and evolution of big data science in HIV research: Bibliometric analysis of federally sponsored studies 2000-2019. Liang C, Qiao S, Olatosi B, Lyu T, Li X. Int J Med Inform. 2021 Oct;154:104558. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2021.104558. Epub 2021 Aug 18 .

Benefits and Risks of Iron Interventions in Infants in Rural Bangladesh. Pasricha SR, Hasan MI, Braat S, Larson LM, Tipu SMM, Hossain SJ, Shiraji S, Baldi A, Bhuiyan MSA, Tofail F, Fisher J, Grantham-McGregor S, Simpson JA, Hamadani JD, Biggs BA. N Engl J Med. 2021 Sep 9;385(11):982-995. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa2034187.

Health Promotion and Wellness in Neurologic Physical Therapy: Strategies to Advance Practice. Rafferty MR, Held Bradford EC, Fritz S, Hutchinson KJ, Miczak K, Resnick A, Billinger SA. J Neurol Phys Ther. 2021 Sep 9. doi: 10.1097/NPT.0000000000000376.

Recognition and screening for Chagas disease in the USA. Marcus R, Henao-Martínez AF, Nolan M, Livingston E, Klotz SA, Gilman RH, Miranda-Schaeubinger M, Meymandi S. Ther Adv Infect Dis. 2021 Sep 22;8:20499361211046086. doi: 10.1177/20499361211046086.

Small studies, big decisions: the role of pilot/feasibility studies in incremental science and premature scale-up of behavioral interventions. Beets MW, von Klinggraeff L, Weaver RG, Armstrong B, Burkart S. Pilot Feasibility Stud. 2021 Sep 10;7(1):173. doi: 10.1186/s40814-021-00909-w.

Asymmetric binarity as a cognitive universal: The rhythm of syntactic structures. Fahey, D. & Den Ouden, D.B. (2020). Journal of Neurolinguistics. 54. 

Standardizing assessment of spoken discourse in aphasia: A working group with deliverables. Stark, B.C., Dutta, M., Murray, L., Bryant, L., Fromm, D., MacWhinney, B., Ramage, A., Simmons-Mackie, N., Roberts, A., Fergadiotis, G., Den Ouden, D.B., Brock, K., McKinney-Bock, K., Paek E.J., Harmon, T., Themistokleous, C., Yoo, H., Yoon, S.O., Sharma, S., Aveni, K., Gutierrez, S., Doppelbauer, L., Bunker, L.D. (2020), American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology, 1-12. 

The assessment of an extended set of socio-economic determinants to explain anxiety and uncertainty, insufficient quality, and food intake of Afghan refugees. Pakravan-Charvadeh MR, Vatanparast H, Frongillo EA, Khakpour M, Flora C. Public Health Nutr. 2021 Sep 23:1-31. doi: 10.1017/S1368980021004043.

Extent of Inclusion of "Rural" in Comprehensive Cancer Control Plans in the United States. Murphy C, Evans S, Askelson N, Eberth JM, Zahnd WE. Prev Chronic Dis. 2021 Sep 2;18:E86. doi: 10.5888/pcd18.210091.  

Identifying effective intervention strategies to reduce children's screen time: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Jones A, Armstrong B, Weaver RG, Parker H, von Klinggraeff L, Beets MW. Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2021 Sep 16;18(1):126. doi: 10.1186/s12966-021-01189-6.

Testing front-of-package warnings to discourage red meat consumption: a randomized experiment with US meat consumers. Taillie LS, Chauvenet C, Grummon AH, Hall MG, Waterlander W, Prestemon CE, Jaacks LM. Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act. 2021 Sep 8;18(1):114. doi: 10.1186/s12966-021-01178-9.

Temporal Geospatial Analysis of COVID-19 Pre-Infection Determinants of Risk in South Carolina. Lyu T, Hair N, Yell N, Li Z, Qiao S, Liang C, Li X. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 Sep 14;18(18):9673. doi: 10.3390/ijerph18189673.  

International Society of Sports Nutrition position stand: sodium bicarbonate and exercise performance. Grgic J, Pedisic Z, Saunders B, Artioli GG, Schoenfeld BJ, McKenna MJ, Bishop DJ, Kreider RB, Stout JR, Kalman DS, Arent SM, VanDusseldorp TA, Lopez HL, Ziegenfuss TN, Burke LM, Antonio J, Campbell BI. J Int Soc Sports Nutr. 2021 Sep 9;18(1):61. doi: 10.1186/s12970-021-00458-w.

Demographic Disparities in Clinical Outcomes of COVID-19: Data From a Statewide Cohort in South Carolina. Yang X, Zhang J, Chen S, Olatosi B, Bruner L, Diedhiou A, Scott C, Mansaray A, Weissman S, Li X.Open Forum Infect Dis. 2021 Aug 13;8(9):ofab428. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofab428.

Connections and selections: Comparing multivariate predictions and parameter associations from latent variable models of picture naming. Walker, G.M., Fridriksson, J., & Hickok, G. (2021). Cogn Neuropsychol, 38(1), 50-71. doi: 10.1080/02643294.2020.1837092.

Indirect white matter pathways are associated with treated naming improvement in aphasia. Wilmskoetter, J., Fridriksson, J., Basilakos, A., Phillip Johnson, L., Marebwa, B., Rorden, C. et al. (2021). Neurorehabil Neural Repair, 35(4), 346-355. doi: 10.1177/1545968321999052.

Effect of stroke on contralateral functional connectivity. Yourganov, G., Stark, B.C., Fridriksson, J., Bonilha, L., & Rorden, C. (2021). Brain Connect, doi: 10.1089/brain.2020.0901.

A Southwestern United States Pilot Investigation of Triatomine-Mite Prevalence. Dye-Braumuller KC, Waltz H, Lynn MK, Klotz SA, Schmidt JO, Romero A, Rodriguez Aquino MS, Palacios Valladares JR, Cornejo Rivas PM, Nolan MS. Insects. 2021 Sep 10;12(9):811. doi: 10.3390/insects12090811.

Acculturation and leisure-time physical activity among Asian American adults in the United States. Zhu X, Liu J, Sevoyan M, Pate RR. Ethn Health. 2021 Sep 19:1-15. doi: 10.1080/13557858.2021.1979193.

The Effect of Resistance Training on Body Composition During and After Cancer Treatment: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Clifford B, Koizumi S, Wewege MA, Leake HB, Ha L, Macdonald E, Fairman CM, Hagstrom AD. Sports Med. 2021 Sep 9. doi: 10.1007/s40279-021-01542-6.

Impact of Concussion History on Heart Rate Variability during Bouts of Acute Stress. Harrison AT, Lane-Cordova A, La Fountaine MF, Moore RD. J Athl Train. 2021 Sep 20. doi: 10.4085/1062-6050-0314.21.

Suicide Attempts in US Veterans with Chronic Headache Disorders: A 10-Year Retrospective Cohort Study. Androulakis XM, Guo S, Zhang J, Sico J, Warren P, Giakas A, Li X, Peterlin BL, Mathew R, Reyes D. J Pain Res. 2021 Aug 24;14:2629-2639. doi: 10.2147/JPR.S322432.

Inequalities in Glycemic Control in Youth with Type 1 Diabetes Over Time: Intersectionality Between Socioeconomic Position and Race and Ethnicity. Liese AD, Reboussin BA, Kahkoska AR, Frongillo EA, Malik FS, Imperatore G, Saydah S, Bellatorre A, Lawrence JM, Dabelea D, Mendoza JA. Ann Behav Med. 2021 Sep 27:kaab086. doi: 10.1093/abm/kaab086.

Personalized connectome fingerprints: Their importance in cognition from childhood to adult years. Munsell, B.C., Gleichgerrcht, E., Hofesmann, E., Delgaizo, J., McDonald, C.R., Marebwa, B., et al. (2020) Neuroimage, 221, 117122. doi: 10.1016/j.neuroimage.2020.117122.

Nicotine metabolism predicted by CYP2A6 genotypes in relation to smoking cessation: A systematic review. Jones SK, Wolf BJ, Froeliger B, Wallace K, Carpenter MJ, Alberg AJ. Nicotine Tob Res. 2021 Sep 3:ntab175. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntab175.

COVID-19 Incidence and Mortality Among Long-Term Care Facility Residents and Staff in South Carolina. Resciniti NV, Fuller M, Sellner J, Lohman MC. J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2021 Oct;22(10):2026-2031.e1. doi: 10.1016/j.jamda.2021.08.006.

Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Uptake among Black Men Who Have Sex with Men (BMSM) in the Southern U.S. Adeagbo O, Harrison S, Qiao S, Li X. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 Sep 15;18(18):9715. doi: 10.3390/ijerph18189715.

The Effect of the Medicaid Expansion on Frequent Emergency Department Use in New York. Giannouchos TV, Kum HC, Gary J, Ohsfeldt R, Morrisey M.J Emerg Med. 2021 Sep 10:S0736-4679(21)00542-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2021.07.003.

A pro-inflammatory diet is associated with increased odds of frailty after 12-year follow-up in a cohort of adults. Millar CL, Dufour AB, Shivappa N, Habtemariam D, Murabito JM, Benjamin EJ, Hebert JR, Kiel DP, Hannan MT, Sahni S. Am J Clin Nutr. 2021 Sep 24:nqab317. doi: 10.1093/ajcn/nqab317.

Vitrification preserves murine ovarian follicular cell transcriptome in a 3D encapsulated in vitro follicle growth system. Wang Y, Russo DD, Pattarawat P, Zhang Q, Zelinski MB, Shalek AK, Goods BA, Xiao S. Biol Reprod. 2021 Sep 30:ioab185. doi: 10.1093/biolre/ioab185.

Neuroanatomical dissociations of syntax and semantics revealed by lesion-symptom mapping. Psychology. Matchin, W., Basilakos, A., Stark, B. C., Den Ouden, D., Fridriksson, J., & Hickok, G. (2020).

The cortical organization of syntactic processing in American Sign Language. Matchin, W., Villwock, A., Roth, A., Ilkbasaran, D., Hatrak, M., Halgren, E., & Mayberry, M. (2020).  

Objectively Measured Physical Activity and Sedentary Time Among Adults With and Without Stroke: A National Cohort Study. Duran AT, Pascual CB, Goldsmith J, Howard VJ, Hutto B, Colabianchi N, Vena JE, McDonnell MN, Blair SN, Hooker SP, Diaz KM. Stroke. 2021 Sep 27:STROKEAHA121034194. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.121.034194.

SARS-CoV-2 Impairs Dendritic Cells and Regulates DC-SIGN Gene Expression in Tissues. Cai G, Du M, Bossé Y, Albrecht H, Qin F, Luo X, Androulakis XM, Cheng C, Nagarkatti M, Nagarkatti P, Christiani DC, Whitfield ML, Amos CI, Xiao F. Int J Mol Sci. 2021 Aug 26;22(17):9228. doi: 10.3390/ijms22179228.

An Exploration of Domain-Specific Sedentary Behaviors in College Students by Lifestyle Factors and Sociodemographics. Carpenter C, Byun SE, Turner-McGrievy G, West D. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 Sep 21;18(18):9930. doi: 10.3390/ijerph18189930.

Heat Safety in the Workplace: Modified Delphi Consensus to Establish Strategies and Resources to Protect the US Workers. Morrissey MC, Casa DJ, Brewer GJ, Adams WM, Hosokawa Y, Benjamin CL, Grundstein AJ, Hostler D, McDermott BP, McQuerry ML, Stearns RL, Filep EM, DeGroot DW, Fulcher J, Flouris AD, Huggins RA, Jacklitsch BL, Jardine JF, Lopez RM, McCarthy RB, Pitisladis Y, Pryor RR, Schlader ZJ, Smith CJ, Smith DL, Spector JT, Vanos JK, Williams WJ, Vargas NT, Yeargin SW. Geohealth. 2021 Aug 1;5(8):e2021GH000443. doi: 10.1029/2021GH000443.

Factors associated with decision making on COVID-19 vaccine acceptance among college students in South Carolina. Tam CC, Qiao S, Li X. Psychol Health Med. 2021 Sep 23:1-12. doi: 10.1080/13548506.2021.1983185.

Prevalence and predictors of autism in fragile x syndrome. Roberts, J., Bradshaw, J., Will, E.A., Hogan, A.L., McQuillin, S., & Hills, K. (2020). Development and Psychopathology, 32(4), 1335-1352. 

Early behavioral and physiological predictors of autism in 12-month-old siblings of children with autism. Poupore, N., Smith, K., Hogan, A.L., & Roberts, J. (2020). Caravel, 8.

Dynamic associations between anxiety, stress, physical activity, and eating regulation over the course of a behavioral weight loss intervention. Smith KE, Mason TB, Wang WL, Schumacher LM, Pellegrini CA, Goldschmidt AB, Unick JL. Appetite. 2021 Sep 21;168:105706. doi: 10.1016/j.appet.2021.105706.

Rurality, Gender, and Obesity: An Intersectionality Perspective on Rural Men's Health. Abshire DA, Wippold GM, Wilson DK, Pinto BM, Probst JC, Hardin JW. Am J Public Health. 2021 Sep 16:e1-e3. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2021.306482.

Neural Correlates of Vocal Auditory Feedback Processing: Unique Insights from Electrocorticography Recordings in a Human Cochlear Implant User. Miller C, Behroozmand R, Etler C, Nourski K, Reale R, Oya H, Kawasaki H, Greenlee JeNeuro (2021).  

Spoken word learning in children with developmental language disorder or dyslexia. Adlof, S. M., Baron, L. S., Bell, B. A., & Scoggins, J. (2021). Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research.

HIV diagnosis period influences ART initiation: findings from a prospective cohort study in China. Yang T, Yang X, Li L, Xu H, Fan L, Li Q, Fan X, Chen W, Du X, Hao C, Li J, Hao Y, Gu J. AIDS Res Ther. 2021 Sep 9;18(1):59. doi: 10.1186/s12981-021-00379-3.

Muscle strength and its association with cardiometabolic variables in adolescents: does the expression of muscle strength values matter? de Lima TR, Sui X, de Lima LRA, Silva DAS. World J Pediatr. 2021 Sep 17. doi: 10.1007/s12519-021-00460-x.

Maternal diet in pregnancy and child's respiratory outcomes: an individual participant data meta-analysis of 18 000 children. Mensink-Bout SM, van Meel ER, de Jongste JC, Annesi-Maesano I, Aubert AM, Bernard JY, Chen LW, Cooper C, Crozier SR, Hanke W, Harvey NC, Hébert JR, Heude B, Jerzynska J, Kelleher CC, Mehegan J, McAuliffe FM, Phillips CM, Polanska K, Relton CL, Shivappa N, Suderman M, Jaddoe VWV, Duijts L. Eur Respir J. 2021 Sep 9:2101315. doi: 10.1183/13993003.01315-2021.

A Mixed-Method Feasibility Study of Breastfeeding Attitudes among Southern African Americans. Felder TM, Cayir E, Nkwonta CA, Tucker CM, Harris EH, Jackson JR. West J Nurs Res. 2021 Sep 23:1939459211045431. doi: 10.1177/01939459211045431.

Men's comfort in distributing or receiving HIV self-test kits from close male social network members in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania: baseline results from the STEP project. Matovu JKB, Mbita G, Hamilton A, Mhando F, Sims WM, Thompson N, Komba AN, Lija J, Zhang J, van den Akker T, Duncan DT, Choko AT, Conserve DF. BMC Public Health. 2021 Sep 24;21(1):1739. doi: 10.1186/s12889-021-11806-5.

Language variation in the writing of African American students: Factors predicting reading achievement. Fitton, L., Johnson, L., Wood, C., Schatschneider, C., & Hart, S. A. (2021). American Journal of Speech-Language Pathology. 

Association between dietary inflammatory index and cardiometabolic risk factors among Brazilian adolescents: results from a national cross-sectional study. Ferreira Todendi P, Salla R, Shivappa N, Hebert JR, Ritter J, Cureau FV, Schaan BD. Br J Nutr. 2021 Sep 21:1-24. doi: 10.1017/S0007114521003767.

SCISSOR™: a single-cell inferred site-specific omics resource for tumor microenvironment association study. Cui X, Qin F, Yu X, Xiao F, Cai G.NAR Cancer. 2021 Sep 9;3(3):zcab037. doi: 10.1093/narcan/zcab037.

The comparative efficiency of speech sound interventions that differ by delivery modality: Flashcards versus tablet. Werfel, K., Brooks, M., & Fitton, L., (2020). Communication Disorders Quarterly, 42(1), 31-39.

Metabolomic profiling of the Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) diet provides novel insights for the nutritional epidemiology of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). Yashpal S, Liese AD, Boucher BA, Wagenknecht LE, Haffner SM, Johnston LW, Bazinet RP, Rewers M, Rotter JI, Watkins SM, Hanley AJ. Br J Nutr. 2021 Sep 13:1-29. doi: 10.1017/S0007114521003561.

Concurrent Associations between Expressive Language Ability and Independence in Adolescents and Adults with Fragile X Syndrome. Abbeduto L, Klusek J, Taylor JL, Abdelnur N, Sparapani N, Thurman AJ. Brain Sci. 2021 Sep 8;11(9):1179. doi: 10.3390/brainsci11091179.

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