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Tumor suppressor function of the plasma glutathione peroxidase Gpx3 in colitis-associated carcinoma

Barrett, C. W., Ning, W., Chen, X., Smith, J. J., Washington, M. K., Hill, K. E., Coburn, L. A., Peek, R. M., Chaturvedi, R., Wilson, K. T., Burk, R. F. & Williams, C. S., Feb 1 2013, In : Cancer Research. 73, 3, p. 1245-1255 11 p.

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74 Scopus citations

Turner syndrome is an independent risk factor for aortic dilation in the young

Lopez, L., Arheart, K. L., Colan, S. D., Stein, N. S., Lopez-Mitnik, G., Lin, A. E., Reller, M. D., Ventura, R. & Silberbach, M., Jun 1 2008, In : Pediatrics. 121, 6, p. e1622-e1627

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76 Scopus citations

Turning Point for a Turning Point: Advancing Emerging Adulthood Theory and Research

Schwartz, S. J., Oct 1 2016, In : Emerging Adulthood. 4, 5, p. 307-317 11 p.

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42 Scopus citations

Two-Year Impact of Prevention Programs on Adolescent Depression: an Integrative Data Analysis Approach

Brown, C. H., Brincks, A., Huang, S., Perrino, T., Cruden, G., Pantin, H., Howe, G., Young, J. F., Beardslee, W., Montag, S. & Sandler, I., Dec 24 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Prevention Science. p. 1-21 21 p.

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16 Scopus citations

Type A behavior pattern and change in blood pressure from childhood to adolescence: The Minneapolis children's blood pressure study

Lee, D. J., Gomez-Marin, O. & Prineas, R. J., Jan 1 1996, In : American journal of epidemiology. 143, 1, p. 63-72 10 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Ultrasound assessment of the vertebral level of the intercristal line in pregnancy

Lee, A. J., Ranasinghe, J. S., Chehade, J. M., Arheart, K., Saltzman, B. S., Penning, D. H. & Birnbach, D. J., Sep 1 2011, In : Anesthesia and analgesia. 113, 3, p. 559-564 6 p.

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28 Scopus citations

Ultrasound-guided bilateral transversus abdominis plane blocks in conjunction with intrathecal morphine for postcesarean analgesia

Lee, A. J., Palte, H. D., Chehade, J. M. A., Arheart, K. L., Ranasinghe, J. S. & Penning, D. H., Sep 1 2013, In : Journal of Clinical Anesthesia. 25, 6, p. 475-482 8 p.

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21 Scopus citations

Ultraviolet powder versus ultraviolet gel for assessing environmental cleaning

Munoz-Price, L. S., Fajardo-Aquino, Y. & Arheart, K. L., Feb 1 2012, In : Infection control and hospital epidemiology. 33, 2, p. 192-195 4 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Uncertainty in the relationship between criteria pollutants and low birth weight in Chicago

Kumar, N., Mar 1 2012, In : Atmospheric Environment. 49, p. 171-179 9 p.

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14 Scopus citations

Uncorrected binocular distance visual impairment in U.S. Hispanic children and adolescents

Ma, F., Lam, B. L., Lee, D. J. & Gómez-Marín, O., May 9 2001, In : Ophthalmic Epidemiology. 8, 1, p. 57-64 8 p.

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Understanding gender differences in adolescent drug abuse: Issues of comorbidity and family functioning

Dakof, G. A., Jan 1 2000, In : Journal of psychoactive drugs. 32, 1, p. 25-32 8 p.

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93 Scopus citations

Unequal burden of head and neck cancer in the United States

Goodwin, W. J., Thomas, G. R., Parker, D. F., Joseph, D., Levis, S., Franzmann, E., Anello, C. & Hu, J. J., Mar 1 2008, In : Head and Neck. 30, 3, p. 358-371 14 p.

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74 Scopus citations

Unit costs of delinquent acts for use in economic evaluations

Reckers-Droog, V. T., Goorden, M., Dijkgraaf, M. G. W., Van Eeren, H. V., McCollister, K. E. & Van Roijen, L. H., 2019, In : Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics. 22, 2, p. 71-79 9 p.

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Untangling the ethical intersection of epidemiology, human subjects research, and public health

Salerno, J., Peters, E. S., Pinney, S. M., Morain, S. & Hlaing, W. W. M., Jun 2019, In : Annals of Epidemiology. 34, p. 1-5 5 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Updated survival analysis of two sequential prospective trials of R-MACLO-IVAM followed by maintenance for newly diagnosed mantle cell lymphoma

Hosein, P., Sandoval-Sus, J. D., Goodman, D., Arteaga, A. G., Reis, I., Hoffman, J. E., Stefanovic, A., Rosenblatt, J. D. & Lossos, I., Jun 1 2015, In : American Journal of Hematology. 90, 6, p. E111-E116

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3 Scopus citations

Uptake of HIV Testing in Substance Use Disorder Treatment Programs That Offer On-Site Testing

Kyle, T. L., Horigian, V. E., Tross, S., Gruber, V. A., Pereyra, M. R., Mandler, R. N., Feaster, D. J. & Metsch, L. R., 2015, In : AIDS and Behavior. 19, 3, p. 536-542 7 p.

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9 Scopus citations

Urban farms in Miami-Dade county, Florida have favorable environments for vector mosquitoes

Wilke, A. B. B., Carvajal, A., Vasquez, C., Petrie, W. D. & Beier, J. C., 2020, In : PloS one. 15, 4, e0230825.

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Urbanization creates diverse aquatic habitats for immature mosquitoes in urban areas

Wilke, A. B. B., Chase, C., Vasquez, C., Carvajal, A., Medina, J., Petrie, W. D. & Beier, J. C., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific reports. 9, 1, 15335.

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3 Scopus citations

Urban mosquito species (diptera: Culicidae) of dengue endemic communities in the greater puntarenas area, Costa Rica

Calderón-Arguedas, O., Troyo, A., Solano, M. E., Avendaño, A. & Beier, J. C., Dec 1 2009, In : Revista de Biologia Tropical. 57, 4, p. 1223-1234 12 p.

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16 Scopus citations

Urban rape survivors: Characteristics and prevalence of human immunodeficiency virus and other sexually transmitted infections

Irwin, K. L., Edlin, B. R., Wong, L., Faruque, S., McCoy, H. V., Word, C., Schilling, R., McCoy, C. B., Evans, P. E. & Holmberg, S. D., Mar 1995, In : Obstetrics and gynecology. 85, 3, p. 330-336 7 p.

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46 Scopus citations

Urban structure and dengue incidence in Puntarenas, Costa Rica

Troyo, A., Fuller, D. O., Calderón-Arguedas, O., Solano, M. E. & Beier, J. C., Aug 3 2009, In : Singapore Journal of Tropical Geography. 30, 2, p. 265-282 18 p.

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45 Scopus citations

Urban women's preferences for learning of their mammogram result: A qualitative study

Marcus, E. N., Drummond, D. & Dietz, N., Mar 1 2012, In : Journal of Cancer Education. 27, 1, p. 156-164 9 p.

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17 Scopus citations

Urolithin A, a novel natural compound to target PI3K/AKT/mTOR pathway in pancreatic cancer

Totiger, T. M., Srinivasan, S., Jala, V. R., Lamichhane, P., Dosch, A. R., Gaidarski, A. A., Joshi, C., Rangappa, S., Castellanos, J., Vemula, P. K., Chen, X., Kwon, D., Kashikar, N., VanSaun, M., Merchant, N. B. & Nagathihalli, N. S., Feb 2019, In : Molecular cancer therapeutics. 18, 2, p. 301-311 11 p.

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7 Scopus citations

Usefulness of tissue Doppler echocardiography for evaluating ventricular function in children without heart disease

Swaminathan, S., Ferrer, P. L., Wolff, G. S., Gómez-Marín, O. & Rusconi, P. G., Mar 1 2003, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 91, 5, p. 570-574 5 p.

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62 Scopus citations
3 Scopus citations

Use of an online personal health record’s Track Health function to promote positive lifestyle behaviors in Veterans with prediabetes

Sharit, J., Idrees, T., Andrade, A. D., Anam, R., Karanam, C., Valencia, W., Florez, H. & Ruiz, J. G., Apr 1 2018, In : Journal of Health Psychology. 23, 5, p. 681-690 10 p.

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Use of a pooled cohort to impute cardiovascular disease risk factors across the adult life course

Zeki Al Hazzouri, A., Vittinghoff, E., Zhang, Y., Pletcher, M. J., Moran, A. E., Bibbins-Domingo, K., Golden, S. H. & Yaffe, K., Jun 1 2019, In : International journal of epidemiology. 48, 3, p. 1004-1013 10 p.

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1 Scopus citations

Use of Aqueous Film-Forming Foams and Knowledge of Perfluorinated Compounds Among Florida Firefighters

Caban-Martinez, A. J., Solle, N. S., Feliciano, P. L., Griffin, K., Santiago, K. M., Lee, D. J., Daunert, S., Deo, S. K., Fent, K., Calkins, M., Burgess, J. L. & Kobetz, E. N., May 1 2019, In : Journal of occupational and environmental medicine. 61, 5, p. e227-e231

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Use of computer modeling for emergency preparedness functions by local and state health officials: A needs assessment

Rosenfeld, L. A., Fox, C. E., Kerr, D., Marziale, E., Cullum, A., Lota, K., Stewart, J. & Thompson, M. Z., Mar 1 2009, In : Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. 15, 2, p. 96-104 9 p.

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12 Scopus citations

Use of exercise echocardiography for prognostic evaluation of patients with known or suspected coronary artery disease

Marwick, T. H., Mehta, R., Arheart, K. & Lauer, M. S., Jul 1 1997, In : Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 30, 1, p. 83-90 8 p.

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117 Scopus citations

Use of health care services by women who use crack cocaine

Metsch, L. R., McCoy, H. V., McCoy, C. B., Miles, C. C., Edlin, B. R. & Pereyra, M. R., Jan 1 2000, In : Women and Health. 30, 1, p. 35-51 17 p.

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30 Scopus citations

Use of HIV health care in HIV-seropositive crack cocaine smokers and other active drug users

Metsch, L. R., Pereyra, M. & Brewer, T. H., Dec 1 2001, In : Journal of Substance Abuse. 13, 1-2, p. 155-167 13 p.

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29 Scopus citations

Use of HIV primary care by HIV-positive Haitian immigrants in Miami, Florida

Saint-Jean, G., Metsch, L., Gomez-Marin, O., Pierre, C., Jeanty, Y., Rodriguez, A. & Malow, R., Apr 1 2011, In : AIDS Care - Psychological and Socio-Medical Aspects of AIDS/HIV. 23, 4, p. 486-493 8 p.

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11 Scopus citations

Use of refractometry for determination of psittacine plasma protein concentration

Cray, C., Rodriguez, M. & Arheart, K. L., Dec 1 2008, In : Veterinary Clinical Pathology. 37, 4, p. 438-442 5 p.

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11 Scopus citations

Using community health workers to improve clinical outcomes among people living with HIV: A randomized controlled trial

Kenya, S., Jones, J., Arheart, K., Kobetz, E., Chida, N., Baer, S., Powell, A., Symes, S., Hunte, T., Monroe, A. & Carrasquillo, O., Nov 1 2013, In : AIDS and Behavior. 17, 9, p. 2927-2934 8 p.

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11 Scopus citations

Using environmental engineering to increase hand hygiene compliance: A cross-over study protocol

Schmidtke, K. A., Aujla, N., Marshall, T., Hussain, A., Hodgkinson, G. P., Arheart, K., Marti, J., Birnbach, D. J. & Vlaev, I., Sep 1 2017, In : BMJ open. 7, 9, e017108.

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2 Scopus citations

Using Multilevel Regression Mixture Models to Identify Level-1 Heterogeneity in Level-2 Effects

Van Horn, M. L., Feng, Y., Kim, M., Lamont, A., Feaster, D. & Jaki, T., Mar 3 2016, In : Structural Equation Modeling. 23, 2, p. 259-269 11 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Using regression mixture models with non-normal data: Examining an ordered polytomous approach

George, M. R. W., Yang, N., Van Horn, M. L., Smith, J., Jaki, T., Feaster, D. J., Masyn, K. & Howe, G., Apr 2013, In : Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation. 83, 4, p. 759-772 14 p.

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12 Scopus citations

Using simulation technology to identify gaps between education and practice among new graduate nurses

Everett-Thomas, R., Valdes, B., Valdes, G. R., Shekhter, I., Fitzpatrick, M., Rosen, L. F., Arheart, K. & Birnbach, D., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Continuing Education in Nursing. 46, 1, p. 34-40 7 p.

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7 Scopus citations

Using the CLARION® Cochlear Implant in cochlear ossification

Bird, P. A., Butts, S., Balkany, T. J., Gomez, O., Hodges, A. V. & Lee, D., 1999, In : Annals of Otology, Rhinology and Laryngology. 108, 4 II, p. 31-34 4 p.

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10 Scopus citations

Using the drug abuse screening test (DAST-10) to analyze health services utilization and cost for substance users in a community-based setting

French, M. T., Roebuck, M. C., McGeary, K. A., Chitwood, D. D. & McCoy, C. B., Jan 1 2001, In : Substance Use and Misuse. 36, 6-7, p. 927-943 17 p.

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52 Scopus citations

US Latina age of sexual debut: Long-term associations and implications for HIV and drug abuse prevention

Dillon, F. R., De La Rosa, M., Schwartz, S. J., Rojas, P., Duan, R. & Malow, R. M., Apr 1 2010, In : AIDS Care - Psychological and Socio-Medical Aspects of AIDS/HIV. 22, 4, p. 431-440 10 p.

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10 Scopus citations

Uso de sustancias en adolescentes y su asociación con factores de riesgo y protección. Un análisis exploratorio de la encuesta escolar a gran escala de comunidades que se cuidan, colombia

Translated title of the contribution: Adolescent substance use and its association with risk and protective factors. An exploratory analysis of the large-scale school survey of comunidades que se cuidan, colombiaZamora, P. M., Rodríguez, M. F. R., Macías, F. C., Brown, E. C., Gómez, A. P., Trujillo, J. M., Toro, J. & Aguilar, M. P., 2020, In : Adicciones. 32, 2, p. 105-115 11 p.

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Utility of IgM Titers With IgG and C-Reactive Protein Quantitation in the Diagnosis of Suspected Encephalitozoon Cuniculi Infection in Rabbits

Cray, C., McKenny, S., Perritt, E. & Arheart, K., Jul 1 2015, In : Journal of Exotic Pet Medicine. 24, 3, p. 356-360 5 p.

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11 Scopus citations

Utilización correcta de las técnicas de detección de cáncer de mama en mujeres mexicanas

Translated title of the contribution: Correct utilization of breast cancer detection techniques in Mexican womenLópez-Carrillo, L., Torres-Sánchez, L., Blanco-Muñoz, J., Hernández-Ramírez, R. U. & Knaul, F. M., 2014, In : Salud publica de Mexico. 56, 5, p. 538-546 9 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Utilization of a Sobering Center for Acute Alcohol Intoxication

Smith-Bernardin, S., Carrico, A., Max, W. & Chapman, S., Sep 2017, In : Academic Emergency Medicine. 24, 9, p. 1060-1071 12 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Utilization of dental care services among low-income HIV-positive persons receiving primary care in South Florida

Pereyra, M. R., Metsch, L. R., Tomar, S., Valverde, E., Jeanty, Y., Messinger, S. & Boza, H., Jan 1 2011, In : AIDS Care - Psychological and Socio-Medical Aspects of AIDS/HIV. 23, 1, p. 98-106 9 p.

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10 Scopus citations

Vaccination levels in Los Angeles Public Health Centers: The contribution of missed opportunities to vaccinate and other factors

Wood, D., Pereyra, M., Halfon, N., Hamlin, J. & Grabowsky, M., Jan 1 1995, In : American journal of public health. 85, 6, p. 850-853 4 p.

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52 Scopus citations

Validation and dimensionality of the integration of health protection and health promotion score evidence from the PULSE small business and VA medical center surveys

Williams, J. A. R., Schult, T. M., Nelson, C. C., Caban-Martinez, A. J., Katz, J. N., Wagner, G. R., Pronk, N. P., Sorensen, G. & McLellan, D. L., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of occupational and environmental medicine. 58, 5, p. 499-504 6 p.

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7 Scopus citations

Validation of a New Metric for Assessing the Integration of Health Protection and Health Promotion in a Sample of Small-and Medium-Sized Employer Groups

Williams, J. A. R., Nelson, C. C., Caban-Martinez, A. J., Katz, J. N., Wagner, G. R., Pronk, N. P., Sorensen, G. & McLellan, D. L., Sep 1 2015, In : Journal of occupational and environmental medicine. 57, 9, p. 1017-1021 5 p.

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12 Scopus citations