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EBL Staff Scholarly Activity and Collaborations



Marcovitz DE, White KD, Sullivan W, Limper HM, Dear ML, Buie R, Edwards DA, Chastain C, Kast KA, Lindsell CJ; Vanderbilt Learning Health System Investigators. Bridging Recovery Initiative Despite Gaps in Entry (BRIDGE): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial of a bridge clinic compared with usual care for patients with opioid use disorder. Trials. 2021 Oct 30;22(1):757. doi: 10.1186/s13063-021-05698-4. PMID: 34717736; PMCID: PMC8556830. (Philip Walker)

Wilfong EM, Aggarwal R. Role of antifibrotics in the management of idiopathic inflammatory myopathy associated interstitial lung disease. Ther Adv Musculoskel Dis. 2021; 13: 1–14.  (Camille Ivey)

McKittrick ML, Connors EL, McKernan LC. Hypnosis for Chronic Neuropathic Pain: A Scoping Review. Pain Med. 2021 Oct 29:pnab320. doi: 10.1093/pm/pnab320. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 34718772. (Heather Laferriere)

Limperg T, Chaves K, Jesse N, Zhao Z, Yunker A. Ultrasound Visceral Slide Assessment to Evaluate for Intra-abdominal Adhesions in Patients Undergoing Abdominal Surgery - A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2021 Dec;28(12):1993-2003.e10. doi: 10.1016/j.jmig.2021.07.002. PMID: 34252609. (Camille Ivey)

Hwang CL, Piano MR, Phillips SA. The effects of alcohol consumption on flow-mediated dilation in humans: A systematic review. Physiol Rep. 2021 May;9(10):e14872. doi: 10.14814/phy2.14872. PMID: 34042304; PMCID: PMC8157766. (Camille Ivey)

Kaufman MR, (2021). Urologic considerations in pregnancy. In Campbell-Walsh-Wein Urology, 12th ed.  Partin AW, Dmochowski RR, Kayoussi LR, Peters CA, & Wein AJ. (Eds.), (pp. 282-295). Elsevier. (Camille Ivey)

Pregnall AM, Churchwell AL, Ehrenfeld JM. A Call for LGBTQ Content in Graduate Medical Education Program Requirements. Acad Med. 2021 Jun 1;96(6):828-835. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000003581. PMID: 34031304. (Camille Ivey)

Lindsell CJ, Gatto CL, Dear ML, Buie R, Rice TW, Pulley JM, Hartert TV, Kripalani S, Harrell FE, Byrne DW, Edgeworth MC, Steaban R, Dittus RS, Bernard GR. Learning From What We Do, and Doing What We Learn: A Learning Health Care System in Action. Acad Med. 2021. Epub 2021/02/27 doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000004021. PubMed PMID: 33635834. (Philip Walker)


Card EB, Wells N, Abbu SN, Myers JM, Denton TD, Dubree M. Empowering Nurses: Creation of a Peer-Reviewed Journal as a Catalyst for Innovative Nursing Research and Enhancing Evidence-Based Nursing Practice. J Nurs Adm. 2020 Jul/Aug;50(7-8):402-406. doi: 10.1097/NNA.0000000000000907. PMID: 32701645. (Philip Walker)

Hawkins AT, Rothman RL, Geiger TM, Canedo JR, Edwards-Hollingsworth K, LaNeve DC, Penson DF. Patient-Reported Outcome Measures in Colon and Rectal Surgery: A Systematic Review and Quality Assessment. Dis Colon Rectum. 2020 Aug;63(8):1156-1167. doi: 10.1097/DCR.0000000000001717. PMID: 32692077. (Rachel Lane Walden)

Huang D, Weaver F, Obremskey WT, Ahn J, Peterson K, Anderson J, Veazie S, Carbone LD. Treatment of lower extremity fractures in chronic spinal cord injury: a systematic review of the literature. PM R. 2020 Jun 5. doi: 10.1002/pmrj.12428. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32500657. (Philip Walker)

Jackson HJ, Lopez C, Miller S, Englehardt B. Feasibility of auricular acupressure as an adjunct treatment for neonatal opioid withdrawal syndrome (NOWS). Subst Abus. 2020 Jul 7:1-10. doi: 10.1080/08897077.2020.1784360. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32635829. (Heather Laferriere)

Nelson LA, Williamson SE, Nigg A, Martinez W. Implementation of technology-delivered diabetes self-care interventions in clinical care: a narrative review. Curr Diab Rep. 2020 Nov; 20(12):71. doi: 10.1007/s11892-020-01356-2. PMID: 33206241. (Camille Ivey)

Umeukeje EM, Nair D, Fissell RB, Cavanaugh KL. Incorporating patient-reported outcomes (PROs) into dialysis policy: Current initiatives, challenges, and opportunities. Semin Dial. 2020 Jan;33(1):18-25. doi: 10.1111/sdi.12854. PMID: 31957929; PMCID: PMC7017723. (Heather Laferriere)


Bergner JL, Farrar JQ, Coronado RA. Dart thrower's motion and the injured scapholunate interosseous ligament: A scoping review of studies examining motion, orthoses, and rehabilitation. J Hand Ther. 2020 Jan-Mar;33(1):45-59. doi: 10.1016/j.jht.2018.09.005. Epub 2019 Mar 14. PMID: 30879716. (Heather Laferriere)

Canedo JR, Miller ST, Myers HF, Sanderson M. Racial and ethnic differences in knowledge and attitudes about genetic testing in the US: Systematic review. J Genet Couns. 2019 Jun;28(3):587-601. doi: 10.1002/jgc4.1078. Epub 2019 Jan 21. PMID: 30663831. (Rachel Lane Walden)

Graham R, Compton J, Meador K. A systematic review of peer-reviewed literature authored by medical professionals regarding US biomedicine's role in responding to climate change. Prev Med Rep. 2019;13:132-8. Epub 2018/12/21. doi: 10.1016/j.pmedr.2018.11.014. PubMed PMID: 30568872; PMCID: PMC6299145. (Rachel Lane Walden)

Jackson HJ, Lopez C, Miller S, Engelhardt B. Med Acupunct. A scoping review of acupuncture as a potential intervention for neonatal abstinence syndrome. 2019 Apr;31(2):69-84. doi: 10.1089/acu.2018.1323. Epub 2019 Apr 19. PMID: 31031873. (Camille Ivey)

Jackson HJ, López C, Miller S, Englehardt B. Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome: An Integrative Review of Neonatal Acupuncture to Inform a Protocol for Adjunctive Treatment. Adv Neonatal Care. 2019 Jun;19(3):165-178. doi: 10.1097/ANC.0000000000000630. PMID: 31140978. (Heather Laferriere)

Tepler A, Narula N, Peek RM Jr, Patel A, Edelson C, Colombel JF, Shah SC. Systematic review with meta-analysis: association between Helicobacter pylori CagA seropositivity and odds of inflammatory bowel disease. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2019 Jul;50(2):121-131. doi: 10.1111/apt.15306. Epub 2019 Jun 5. PMID: 31165513. (Heather Laferriere)

Umeukeje EM, Young BA. Genetics and ESKD Disparities in African Americans. Am J Kidney Dis. 2019;74(6):811-21. Epub 2019/10/14. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2019.06.006. PubMed PMID: 31606237. (Rachel Lane Walden)

Williams SE, Dewey CM. Identification of training opportunities in medical education for academic faculty. Med Teach. 2019 Aug;41(8):912-916. doi: 10.1080/0142159X.2019.1592138. Epub 2019 Apr 6. PMID: 30957598. (Camille Ivey)


Arviso C, Mehta ST, Yunker A. Adverse events related to Trendelenburg position during laparoscopic surgery: recommendations and review of the literature. Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol. 2018 Aug;30(4):272-278. doi: 10.1097/GCO.0000000000000471. PMID: 29939851. (Camille Ivey)

McKernan LC, Walsh CG, Reynolds WS, Crofford LJ, Dmochowski RR, Williams DA. Psychosocial co-morbidities in Interstitial Cystitis/Bladder Pain syndrome (IC/BPS): A systematic review. Neurourol Urodyn. 2018 Mar;37(3):926-941. doi: 10.1002/nau.23421. Epub 2017 Oct 9. PMID: 28990698; PMCID: PMC6040587. (Philip Walker)

Umeukeje EM, Mixon AS, Cavanaugh KL. Phosphate-control adherence in hemodialysis patients: current perspectives. Patient Prefer Adherence. 2018 Jul 4;12:1175-1191. doi: 10.2147/PPA.S145648. PMID: 30013329; PMCID: PMC6039061. (Heather Laferriere)

Fleming AE, Smith S. Mistreatment of Medical Trainees: Time for a New Approach. JAMA Netw Open. 2018 Jul 6;1(3):e180869. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2018.0869. PMID: 30646037. (Philip Walker)

Bergner EM, Cornish EK, Horne K, Griffith DM. A qualitative meta-synthesis examining the role of women in African American men's prostate cancer screening and treatment decision making. Psycho-Oncology. 2018;27(3):781-790. doi:10.1002/pon.4572 (Philip Walker)


Byrne DW. Publishing Your Medical Research. Vol Second edition. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer Health; 2017 (Rachel Lane Walden)

Hawkins AT, Sharp KW, Ford MM, Muldoon RL, Hopkins MB, Geiger TM. Management of colonoscopic perforations: A systematic review. Am J Surg. 2018;215(4):712-8. Epub 2017/09/04. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2017.08.012. PubMed PMID: 28865668. (Rachel Lane Walden)

Sundermann AC, Velez Edwards DR, Bray MJ, Jones SH, Latham SM, Hartmann KE. Leiomyomas in Pregnancy and Spontaneous Abortion: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Obstetrics & Gynecology. 2017;130(5):1065-72. doi: 10.1097/aog.0000000000002313. PubMed PMID: 00006250-201711000-00019. (Rachel Lane Walden)

Zuckerman SL, Zalneraitis BH, Totten DJ, Rubel KE, Kuhn AW, Yengo-Kahn AM, Bonfield CM, Sills AK, Solomon GS. Socioeconomic status and outcomes after sport-related concussion: a preliminary investigation. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2017;19(6):652-61. Epub 2017/03/25. doi: 10.3171/2017.1.Peds16611. PubMed PMID: 28338445. (Rachel Lane Walden)

Sivaganesan A, Chotai S, White-Dzuro G, McGirt MJ, Devin CJ. The effect of NSAIDs on spinal fusion: a cross-disciplinary review of biochemical, animal, and human studies. Eur Spine J. 2017 Nov;26(11):2719-2728. doi: 10.1007/s00586-017-5021-y. Epub 2017 Mar 10. PMID: 28283838. (Philip Walker)


Carranza Leon BG, Turcu A, Bahn R, Dean DS. LINGUAL THYROID: 35-YEAR EXPERIENCE AT A TERTIARY CARE REFERRAL CENTER. Endocr Pract. 2016 Mar;22(3):343-9. doi: 10.4158/EP15973.OR. Epub 2016 Jan 20. PMID: 26789339. (Philip Walker)