Interdisciplinary Research


[i22] Bender M, Murphy L, Cruz M and Ombao H. (2018). System and unit-level care quality outcome after reorganizing frontline care delivery to integrate Clinical Nurse Leaders: a quasi-experimental time series study.

[i21] Gjelsvik A, Rogers M, Clark M, Ombao H and Rakowski W. (2014). Continuum of Mammography Use among US Women: Classification Tree Analysis. American Journal of Health Behavior38, 492-500.​ (click here)​

[i20] Markova A, Weinstock M, Risica P, Kirtania U, Shaikh W,  Ombao H, Chambers C,  Kabongo M, Kallail J, Post D. (2013). Effect of a web-based curriculum on primary care practice: Basic Skin Cancer Triage trial. Family Medicine, 45 (8) : 558-68.​ (click here)

[i19] Bender J, Koestler D, Ombao H,  McCourt M, Alskinis B,  Rubin L and Padbury J. (2013). Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: Predictive Models for Length of Stay. The Journal of Perinatology33, 147-153.​ (click here)

[i18] Zhu T, Cohen R, Harezlak J, Ombao H, Navia B and Schiffito G. (2012). Patterns of CNS injury in HIV infection after partial immune reconstitution: A DTI tract-based spatial statistics study. Human Brain Mapping, 33, 1384-1392.​ (click here)

[i17] Markova A, Risica P, Shaikh W, Kirtania U, Ombao H and Weinstock M. (2012). Gender in examination  and counseling for melanoma in primary care. Archives of Internal Medicine, 6:26, 648-657.​ (click here)

[i16] Gongvatana A, Cohen R, Correia S, Devlin K, Miles J, Clark U, Westbrook M, Hana G, Kang H, Ombao H, Navia B, Laidlaw D and Tashima K.  (2011). Clinical Contributors to Cerebral White Matter Integrity in HIV-infected Individuals. Journal of Neurovirology, 7, 477-486.​ (click here)

[i15] Cohen R, de la Monte S, Gongvatana A, Ombao H, Gonzalez B, Devlin K, Navia B and Tashima K. (2011). Plasma cytokine  oncentrations associated with HIV/hepatitis C coinfection are related to attention, executive and psychomotor functioning, Journal of Neuroimmunology, 233, 204-210.​ (click here)

[i14] Politi MC, Clark MA, Ombao H, Dizon D and Elwyn G. (2011). Communicating uncertainty can lead to less decision satisfaction: A necessary cost of involving patients in shared decision making?  Health Expectations, 14, 84-91.​ (click here)

[i13] Ito H, Matsuo K, Tanaka H, Koestler DC, Ombao H, Fulton J, Shibata A, Fujita M,Sugiyama and Mor V. (2011). Non-filter and filter cigarette consumption and the incidence of lung cancer type in Japan and the United States: Analysis of 30-year data from population-based cancer registries, International Journal of Cancer, 128, 175-1998.​ (click here)

[i12] Dickstein DP, Gorrostieta C, Ombao H, Goldberg LD, Brazel AC, Gable CJ, Kelly AMC, Gee DG, Zuo X, Castellanos FX, Milham MP. (2010). Fronto-temporal spontaneous resting state functional connectivity in pediatric bipolar disorder. Biological Psychiatry, 68(9):839-46.​ (click here)

[i11] Politi MC, Clark MA, Ombao H, Légaré F. (2011).The Impact of Physicians’ Reactions to Uncertainty on Patients’ Decision Satisfaction. Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, 17, 575-578.​ (click here)

[i10] Buysse D, Nofzinger E, Germaine A, Meltzer C, Wood A, Ombao H,  Kupfer D and Moore, R. (2004).  Regional Brain Glucose Metabolism During Morning and Evening Wakefulness in Humans: Preliminary Findings. SLEEP, 27, 1245-1254.​ (click here)

[i9] Hall M, Vasko R, Buysse D, Ombao H, Chen Q, Cashmere D, Kupfer D and Thayer J. (2004). Acute Stress Affects Heart Rate Variability During Sleep. Journal of Psychosomatic Medicine, 66, 56-62.  (click here)

[i8] Germain  A, Buysse D, Ombao H, Monk T, Kupfer D and Hall M. (2003). Psychophysiological Reactivity and Coping Style Influence the Effect of Acute  Stress on REM During Sleep. Journal of Psychosomatic Medicine, 65, 857-864.​ (click here)

[i7] Raz J, Zheng H, Ombao H and Turetsky B. (2003). Statistical Test for fMRI  Based on Experimental Randomization, NeuroImage, 19(2), 226-232.​ (click here)

[i6] Julius S, Valentini C, Krause L, Ombao H, Kaciroti N. and Weder A.  (2002). A "gender blind" relationship of lean body mass and blood pressure in the Tecumseh study. American Journal of Hypertension, 15(3), 258-263​. (click here)

[i5] Moul  D, Ombao H, Monk T, Chen Q and Buysse D. (2002). Masking effects of posture and sleep onset on core body temperature: a circadian rhythm of bedtime temperature drops, Journal of Biological Rhythms, 17, 447-462.​ (click here)

[i4] Nofzinger E, Buysse D, Miewald J, Meltzer C, Price J, Sembrat R, Ombao H, Reynolds C, Monk T, Hall M, Kupfer D and Moore R. (2002). Human Regional Cerebral Glucose Metabolism During NREM Sleep in Relation to Waking, Brain, 125,1101-1115.​ (click here)

[i3] Cranstoun S, Ombao H, von Sachs R, Guo W and Litt B. (2002). Improved Time-FrequencyAnalysis of EEG Signals Using the Auto-SLEX Method, IEEE Trans in Biomedical Engineering, 49, 988-996.​ (click here)

[i2] Fagiolini A, Frank E, Houck P, Mallinger A, Swartz H, Buysse D, Ombao H and Kupfer, D. (2002). Prevalence of Obesity and Weight Change During Treatment in patients with Bipolar I Disorder, Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, 63(6), 528-534.​ (click here)​

[i1] Buysse  D, Hall M, Begley A, Cherry C,  Houck P, Land S, Ombao  H, Kupfer D and Frank  E.(2001). REM Sleep and Treatment Response in Depression: New Findings Using Power Spectral Analysis, Psychiatry Research, 103, 51-67. (click here)