Peer Reviewed Journals


Clinical Laboratory Sciences  

Cabral, G.A., Ferriera, G., Jamerson, M. (2015). Endocannabinoids and the immune system in health and disease. In R. Pertwee (Ed.), Cannabinoids. Lansdale, PA, Springer.  

Rule, J.A., Hynan L. S., Attar, N., Sanders, C., Korzun, W. J., Lee W.M., (2015). Acute Liver Failure Study Group. Procalcitonin identifies cell injury, not bacterial infection, in acute liver failure. PLoS One. 10(9):e0138566  

Sisle, J.D., Morgan, M., Raje, V., Grande, R.C., Derecka, M., Meier, J., Cantwell, M., Szczepanek, K., Korzun, W. J., Lesnefsky, E. J., Harris, T. E., Croniger, C.M., Larner, A. C. (2015). The Signal Transducer and Activator of Transcription 1 (STAT1) inhibits mitochondrial biogenesis in liver and fatty acid oxidation in adipocytes. PLoS One. (12):e0144444. 

Hester, J., Korzun, W., Mabry, L. (2015). Blood Ammonia Stability Revisited. Clinical Laboratory Science; 28(3), 173-177. 


Gendron, T., Pryor, J., Welleford, E.A. (2016). Lessons learned from a program evaluation of a statewide continuing education program for staff members working in assisted living and adult day centers in Virginia. Journal of Applied Gerontology, p. 1-19.  

Gendron, T., Welleford, E.A., Jensen, C., & Myers, B (2016). Teaming as a mechanism to promote professional identity. Clinical Gerontologist, 39(3), 252-259.  

Cotter, J. J., Gendron, T., Kupstas, P., Tartaglia, A., & Will, L. (2016). Perceived benefits of mobile learning devices for doctoral (PhD) students in a school of allied health professions. Journal of Allied Health, 44(22): 29-33.  

Gendron, T., Lydecker, J. (2016). The Thin and Youth Ideals: Should we talk about Aging Anxiety in relation to Body Image? International Journal of Aging and Human Development. 82(4), 255-270.  

Rubin, S., Gendron, T., Peron, E. (2016). Reciprocity and Shared Experiences through Transgenerational Creative Arts, Public Policy and Aging Report, prw010.  

Arbogast, C., Welleford, E.A., Netting, E. (2015). State Dementia Plans and the Alzheimer's Disease Movement: Framing Diagnosis, Prognosis, and Motivation. Journal of Applied Gerontology, 0733464815602112.  

Gendron, T., Welleford, E.A., Inker, J., White, J. (2015). The language of ageism: Why we need to use our words carefully. The Gerontologist, gnv066.  

Rubin, S.E., Gendron, T., Wren, C., Ogbonna, K.C., Gonzales, E.G., Person, E.P. (2015). PALETTE, an Intergenerational Art Program: Challenging Ageism and Stereotypes of Older Adults. Journal of Intergenerational Relationships, 13(3), 241-254.  

Jensen, C., Gendron, T. (2016). Special Care Units for persons with dementia.  In S. K. Whitbourne and J. Gaugler (Eds.). The Encyclopedia of Adult Development and Aging. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell, 1-4.  

Health Administration  

Ozcan, Yasar, Khushalani, Jaya. (2016). “Assessing efficiency of public health and medical care provision in OECD countries after a decade of reform.” Central European Journal of Operations Research. DOI:10.1007/s10100-016-0440-0. Pgs. 1-19.  

DePuccio, Matthew, Ozcan, Yasar. (2016). “Exploring Efficiency Differences between Medical Home and Non-Medical Home Hospitals?” International Journal of Healthcare Management. DOI: 10.1080/20479700.2015.1101913. Pgs. 1-7.  

Highfill, Tina, Ozcan, Yasar. (2016). “Productivity and Quality in Pioneer Accountable Care Organization Hospitals.” International Journal of Healthcare Management. DOI: 10.1080/20479700.2015.1122985. (online only)  

Liu, X., Oetjen, D. M., Oetjen, R. M., Zhao, M., Ozcan, Yasar, Ge, L. (2015). “The Efficiency of Ophthalmic Ambulatory Surgery Centers (ASCs).” Journal of Medical Practice Management. 31 (1). Pgs 20-25.  

McCue, Michael J. (2015). “Assessing the Financial Performance of Health Insurers Paying a Rebate under ACA,” Journal of Health Care Finance. 42 (1). Pgs. 1-10 (online only)  

McCue, Michael J. (2015). “The Impact of Medicaid Expansion on Medicaid Focused Insurers in California.” Inquiry. Vol. 52. Pgs. 1-4. DOI: 10.1177/0046958015595960.    

Mobley, L., Bazzoli, Gloria J. (2016). “Modeling 'Dependence of Relevant Alternatives' in Consumer Choice: A Synthesis from Disparate Literatures,” in Frank M. Howell, Jeremy R. Porter and Stephen Mathews (eds.), Recapturing Space: New Middle-Range Theory In Spatial Demography. Dordrecht: Springer Press International, pgs. 125-138.      

Kazley, Abby, Swanson, Schumacher, Edward J., DelliFraine, Jamie, Clement Dolores, Hall, Randa, O'Connor, Steve, Shewchuck, Rick, Stefl, Mary. (2016). “Competency Development and Validation: An Update of the Collaborative Leadership Model.” Journal of Health Administration Education. Winter. Pgs. 73 - 93.  

Clement, Dolores G., Curran, Maria A., Jahn, Sharon L. (2015). “Employee Benefits,” Human Resources in Healthcare, 4th edition, edited by Bruce J. Fried and Myron Fottler for Chicago, IL: AUPHA/Health Administration Press. Pgs. 321-349.  

White, Kenneth R., Clement, Dolores G. (2015). “Healthcare Professionals,” Human Resources in Healthcare, 4th edition, edited by Bruce J. Fried and Myron Fottler for Chicago, IL: AUPHA/Health Administration Press. Pgs. 79-104.  

Steckler, Lauren, Feldman, Sue, Watts, Carolyn. (2015). “A Physician-led Accountable Care Organization: From Award to Implementation.” American Journal of Accountable Care. Pgs. 39-46. Published online September 2015:  

Vogus, Timothy J., McClelland, Laura E. (2016). "When the customer is the patient: Lessons from healthcare research on patient satisfaction and service quality ratings." Human Resource Management Review, 26.1. Pgs. 37-49.  

Rathert, Cheryl, May, D. R., Chung, H. S. (2016). “Nurse moral distress: A survey identifying predictors and potential interventions.” International Journal of Nursing Studies, Vol. 53. Pgs. 39-49.  

Clement, Jan P., Khushalani, Jaya. (2015). “Are Publicly Reported Quality Measures Aligned with Nursing Home Prices?” The Journal of Health Care Finance, 42(1). Pgs. 1-19. (online only)  

DeShazo, Jonathan P., Hoffman M. (2015). “A comparison of a multistate inpatient EHR database to the HCUP Nationwide Inpatient Sample.”  BMC Health Services Research, 15:384. DOI: 10.1186/s12913-015-1025-7. (online only)

DeShazo, Jonathan P. (2016). "Information Systems." In: Managing Integrated Health Systems. John Shiver and John Contello (eds).  Burlington: Jones & Bartlett Learning. Pgs. 25-42. 

Bazzoli, G. J.,  Edinboro, P., Sabik, L. M., Chandan, P., Harpe, S. (2016).  “Integrated Case Management: Does It Reduce Health Service Disparities Across African American and White Medicaid Beneficiaries?” Medical Care Research and Review. DOI: 10.1177/1077558716649879. Pgs. 1-16. 

Ozcan, Y. A., (2016) Tanfani E and Testi A. Improving the performance of surgery-based clinical pathways: A simulation-optimization approach. Health Care Management Science. DOI:10.1007/s10729-016-9371-5. Pgs. 1-15.  

Nguyen, T. A., DeShazo, J. P., Thacker, L. R., Puri, P.,  Sanyal, A. J. “The Worsening Profile of Alcoholic Hepatitis in the United States.” Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research. 40 (6). DOI: 10.1111/acer.13069. Pgs 1295-1303.  

Nurse Anesthesia  

Snoots, L., Wands, B. (2016). Use of Personal Electronic Devices by Nurse Anesthetists and the Effects on Patient Safety.  AANA Journal, 84:2-6.  

Greenwood, J., Biddle, C. (2015). Impact of legislation on the scope of practice among nurse anesthetists.  American Journal of Nurse Practitioners, 11:498-504. 

Faircloth, A., Dubovoy, A., Biddle, C., Dodd-McCue, D., Butterworth, J. F. (2016). Perceptions of acupuncture and acupressure by anesthesia providers: A quantitative descriptive study.  Medical Acupuncture, 28(2):79-86.  

Biddle, C. (2015). I just gave blood to my patient: besides infectious disease, what can go wrong?  Current Reviews in Clinical Anesthesia, 38:41-52.  

Biddle, C.  (2015). Anesthesia alert: An infection at the head of the table? Outpatient Surgery, 16:12  

Biddle, C., Gay, B., Verhulst, B., Robinson, K., Pike, B., Kammerman, M. (2016) Tracking surrogate pathogenic material transmission in the anesthesia workstation a randomized controlled trial.  Amer J Infect Control.  Volume 44, Pages 873-878.  

Wands, B., Minzola, D. (2015). Comparison of successful intubation between video laryngoscopy and direct laryngoscopy intubation by student registered nurse anesthetists: A pilot study. AANA Journal, 83:403-8.  

Falyar, C., Biddle, C., Abercrombie, C., Becker, R.  (2016).  Intrathecal spread of inject ate following an ultrasound guided selective C5 nerve root injection a human cadaver model.  AANA J.  Volume 84, Pages 80-84.  

Occupational Therapy  

Gentry, T. (2015). Mobile technologies as vocational supports for workers with cognitive-behavioral challenges, AOTA Technology Special Interest Section Quarterly, 25, 3.  

Moore, T., Verno, T., Werntz, A., Dillon, P., Gentry, T., Walters, V., Hursh, S. R., Roma, P. G., Rybarczyk, B., Svikis, D. (2015). Relationship between sleep problems and heavy/problem substance use in primary care patients.  Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 146, e50.

Reynolds, S., Pfeiffer, B., Miller-Kuhanek, H. (2016). Effectiveness of Frequency Modulation (FM) to Improve Academic Performance in Children with Auditory Processing Difficulties: A Systematic Review. American Journal of Occupational Therapy, 70(1).    

Reynolds, S. (2015). Successful management of Barth syndrome: A systematic review highlighting the importance of a flexible and multidisciplinary approach. Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare, 8, 1-14.  

Deboth, K. K., Lane, S. J, Reynolds, S. (2016). Innovative uses of physiological measures in sensory processing research and practice. SIS Quarterly Practice Connections, 1(1), 7-9  

Deboth, K. K., Benevides, T., Lane, S. J., Reynolds, S. (2015). Using Physiological Measurements in Sensory Processing and Integration Research. Sensory Integration Special Interest Section Quarterly Newsletter, 11, 1-4.  

Lane, S. J., Mailloux, Z., Reynolds, S., Smith, Roley S. (2015). Patterns of sensory integration dysfunction in specific populations: Evidence based identification. OT Practice. Volume 20, Issue 17, pages CE-1 - CE-8  

Ivey, C. K., Teitelman, J. L., Gary, K. W., Simons, D. F., Shepherd, J. T., Copolillo, A. E. (2016). Achieving teaching, scholarship, and service through community engagement. The Open Journal of Occupational Therapy, 4(3), Article 11. Available at: 

Patient Counseling  

Tartaglia, A., Ford, T., Dodd-McCue, D., Demm, C., Hassell, A. (2016). AChaplain Documentation and the Electronic Medical Record: A Survey of ACPE Residency Programs, Journal of Healthcare Chaplaincy, 22 (2):41-53.   

Cotter, J., Gendron, T., Kupstats, P., Tartaglia, A., Will, L. (2016).  Perceived Benefits of Mobile Devices for Doctoral Students in a School of Allied Health Professions, Journal of Allied Health, 44 (2):e29-33.  

Fitchett, G., Tartaglia, A., Massey, K., Jackson-Jordan, B., Derrickson, P. (2015). Education for Professional Chaplains: Should Certification Competencies Shape Curriculum? Journal of Healthcare Chaplaincy, 21 (4):151-164.  

Faircloth, A. C., Dubovoy, A., Biddle, C., Dodd-McCue, D., Butterworth, John F. IV. (2016). Perceptions of Acupuncture and Acupressure by Anesthesia Providers: A Quantitative Descriptive Study.  Medical Acupuncture, 28(2): 79-86.  

Physical Therapy 

Bowman, D. H., Ferber, K.L., Sima, A.P. (2016).Inter-rater Agreement on Final Competency Testing Utilizing Standardized Patients. J Allied Health. 45(1):3-7.     

Michener, L.A., Elmore, K.A., Darter, B. J., Timmons, M. K. (2016). Biomechanical measures in participants with shoulder pain: Intra-rater reliability. Man Ther. 22:86-93.  

Darter, B. J., Sinitski, K, Wilken, J. M. (2015). Axial bone-socket displacement for persons with a traumatic transtibial amputation: The effect of elevated vacuum suspension at progressive body-weight loads.  Prosthet Orthot Int. (Epub September).  

Dusing, S. C.(2016).Postural variability and sensorimotor development in infancy.  Dev Med Child Neurol. 58 Suppl 4:17-21. 

Pavão, S. L., Silva, F. P., Dusing, S. C., Rocha, N.A. (2016).  Clinical tools designed to assess motor abilities in children with cerebral palsy.  Dev Neurorehabil. 1-11.  

O╩╝Grady, M. G., Dusing, S .C. (2016).  Assessment Position Affects Problem-Solving Behaviors in a Child With Motor Impairments.  Pediatr Phys Ther. 28(2):253-8.  

Dusing, S. C., Brown, S. E., Van Drew, C. M., Thacker, L. R., Hendricks-Muñoz, K. D. (2015). Supporting Play Exploration and Early Development Intervention From NICU to Home: A Feasibility Study.  Pediatr Phys Ther. 27(3):267-74.  

Kardouni, J. R., Pidcoe, P. E., Shaffer, S. W, Finucane, S. D., Cheatham, S. A., Sousa, C. O., Michener, L. A. (2015). Thoracic Spine Manipulation in Individuals With Subacromial Impingement Syndrome Does Not Immediately Alter Thoracic Spine Kinematics, Thoracic Excursion, or Scapular Kinematics: A Randomized Controlled Trial. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 45(7):527-38.   

Kardouni, J. R., Shaffer, S. W, Pidcoe, P. E., Finucane, S. D., Cheatham, S. A., Michener, L. A. (2015).  Immediate changes in pressure pain sensitivity after thoracic spinal manipulative therapy in patients with subacromial impingement syndrome: A randomized controlled study.  Man Ther. (4):540-6.   

Dumke, E. K., Vander Wielen, L., Harris, K. A., Ford-Smith, C. D. (2016). Interprofessional education in an enrichment programme for prospective health sciences students.  J Interprof Care. 30(2):245-7.  

Wares, J. R., Hoke, K. W., Walker, W., Franke, L. M., Cifu, D. X., Carne, W., Ford-Smith, C.  (2016). Characterizing effects of mild traumatic brain injury and posttraumatic stress disorder on balance impairments in blast-exposed service members and Veterans using computerized posturography  J Rehabil Res Dev. 52(5):591-603.  

Rumsey, H. E., Aggarwal, S., Hobson, E. M., Park, J., Pidcoe, P. (2015).  Anxiety's Effect on Muscle Activation and Fatigue in Trumpet Players: A Pilot Study.  Med Probl Perform Art. (4):203-10. 

Riddle, D. L. (2016). Consequences of randomized clinical trial design decisions need to be clarified.  J Clin Epidemiol.   

Riddle, D. L., Perera, R. A. (2016).  Potential limitations of newly proposed knee osteoarthritis composite symptom score.  Arthritis Rheumatol.  

Riddle, D. L., Makowski, M. (2015).  Knee Pain Patterns and Associations with Pain and Function in Persons with or at Risk for Symptomatic Radiographic Osteoarthritis: A Cross-sectional Analysis.  J Rheumatol. 42(12):2398-403.   

Riddle D. L., Makowski, M., Kong, X. (2015).  Knee Osteoarthritis Worsening Across the Disease Spectrum and Future Knee Pain, Symptoms, and Functioning: A Multisite Prospective Cohort Study.  Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 67(12):1722-9.   

Chevan, J., Riddle, D. L., Reed, S. D. (2015).  Out-of-Pocket Spending for Ambulatory Physical Therapy Services From 2008 to 2012: National Panel Survey.  Phys Ther. 95(12):1680-91.  

Hinman, R. S., Buchbinder, R., Craik, R. L., George, S. Z., Maher, C. G., Riddle, D. L. (2015).   Is this a clinical trial? And should it be registered?  Phys Ther. 95(6):810-4.  

Singh, J. A., Dohm, M., Sprowson, A. P., Wall, P. D., Richards, B. L., Gossec, L., Hawker, G. A., Riddle, D. L., Buchbinder, R. (2015).  Outcome Domains and Measures in Total Joint Replacement Clinical Trials: Can We Harmonize Them? An OMERACT Collaborative Initiative.  J Rheumatol. 42(12):2496-502.   

Riddle, D. L., Dumenci, L. (2015).  Modeling longitudinal osteoarthritis data to identify homogeneous subgroups: opportunities and challenges in a burgeoning literature.  Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 23(7):1035-7.   

Riddle, D. L., Perera, R. A., Nay, W. T., Dumenci, L. (2015). What Is the Relationship Between Depressive Symptoms and Pain During Functional Tasks in Persons Undergoing TKA? A 6-year Perioperative Cohort Study.  Clin Orthop Relat Res. 473(11):3527-34.  

Luedke, L.E., Heiderscheit, B. C., Williams III, D. S., Rauh, M. J. (2016). Influence of Step Rate on Shin Injury and Anterior Knee Pain in High School Runners.  Med Sci Sports Exerc, 26.  

Kline, P. W., Williams III, D. S. (2015). Effects of Normal Aging on Lower Extremity Loading and Coordination During Running In Males And Females.  Int J Sports Phys Ther. 10(6):901-9.  

Luedke, L. E., Heiderscheit, B. C., Williams III, D. S., Rauh, M. J. (2015).  Association of Isometric Strength of Hip And Knee Muscles With Injury Risk In High School Cross Country Runners.  Int J Sports Phys Ther. 10(6):868-76.    

Williams III, D. S., Welch, L. M. (2015).  Male and female runners demonstrate different sagittal plane mechanics as a function of static hamstring flexibility.  Braz J Phys Ther. 19(5):421-8.  

Powell, D. W, Williams III, D. S. (2015).  Athletes trained using stable compared to unstable surfaces exhibit distinct postural control profiles when assessed by traditional and nonlinear measures.  Hum Mov Sci. 44:73-80.   

Dusing S.C., Thacker L. R., Galloway, J.C. (2016). Infants born preterm have delayed development of adaptive postural control in the first 5 months of life.  Infant Behav Dev 44:49-58.  

Stratford, P.W., Riddle, D.L. (2016). A Roland-Morris questionnaire target value to distinguished between functional and dysfunctional states in persons with low back pain. Physiotherapy Canada, 68(1)29-15.  

Newman, G. R., Gillis, R., Hobbs, T., Williams III, D. S. (2016).  Greenville Early Mobility Scale© (GEMS): A Tool for Nurses to Improve the Mobilization of Hospitalized Patients. J Acute Care Phys Ther., 7:37–43. 

Radiation Sciences 

Cohen, T., Legg, J. S., Dempsey, M.  (2015). The Effect of Vertical Off-Centering on Breast Dose During CT Simulation of Accelerated Partial Breast Irradiation Planning.  Radiation Therapist, 24, 122-130.  

Cohen, T. F., Legg, J. S., Hutchinson, J., Levy, J., Bosher, W.  (2015). Factors Influencing HPV Vaccine Use Among Racially Diverse Female College Students.  Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice, 8, 75-88.  

Johnston, J. N., Fauber, T. L. (2015). Essentials of Radiographic Physics and Imaging, 2nd ed. St. Louis: Mosby/Elsevier.  

Rehabilitation Counseling  

Yates, C. M., Holmes, C. M., Coe Smith, J. C., Nielson, T. (2016). The benefits of implementing a Feedback Informed Treatment System within counselor education curriculum. The Professional Counselor, 6(1), 22-32.  

Holmes, C. M., Kozlowski, K. A. (2015). A preliminary comparison of online and face-to-face process groups. Journal of Technology in Human Services, 33(3), 241-262.  

Reid, C., Riddick-Grisham, S. (2015).  The importance of work or productive activity in life care planning and case management. NeuroRehabilitation, 36, 267-274.  

Preston, K., Reid, C. (2015).  Revision process for the Standards of Practice for Life Care Planners.  Journal of Life Care Planning, 13(3), 21-30.   

Miller, E., Gonzalez, R., Kim, J. H. (2016). Vocational rehabilitation outcome among older adults with diabetes. Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation, 44(1), 109-121. 

Kim, J. H., McMahon, B., Hawley, C., Brickham, D. (2016).  Psychosocial adaptation to chronic illness and disability: A Virtue-based Model. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation, 26(1), 45-55. 

Kim, J. H., Reid, C., McMahon, B., Gonzalez R., Lee, D. H. (2016). Measuring the virtues Special and character strengths of rehabilitation clients: The Adaptive Inventory of Virtue and Strengths. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation, 26(1), 32-44. 

McMahon B. T., Kim, J. H. (2015). Foreword to special issue on the interface of positive psychology with rehabilitation research and practice. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation, 26(1), 1-3. 

Lee, D. H., Kim, S. K., Cho, Y. H., Kim, J. H. (2015). Analysis of research trends on disaster psychology in Korea. Journal of Rehabilitation Psychology, 22(1), 41-58.   

Griffin, C. L., McMahon, B. T. (2015). Explaining ADA employment discrimination charges over the business cycle.  University of Cincinnati Law Review, 83(3), 1-44.  

Cichy, K. E.,Li, J., McMahon, B. T., Rumrill, P.D. (2015).  The workplace discrimination of people with older disabilities: Results from the National EEOC ADA Research Project. Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation, (43)2, pp. 137-148.   

Shamburger-Rosseau, A., Conyers, L. M., Armstrong, A. J. (2015). Rehabilitation Service Utilization Among African-American Women Living With HIV/AIDS: Applying the Behavioral Model for Vulnerable Populations. Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin, 1-13.  

Holmes, C. M., Kozlowski, K. A., (2015). “Tech Support”: Implementing professional development to assist higher education faculty to teach with technology. Journal of Continuing Education and Professional Development, 2(1), 9-20.  

Miller, D., Kim, J. H. (2015). Character strengths and virtues in relation to well-being in gay and lesbian individuals. Mental Health In Family Medicine. 12, 156-164  

McMahon, B.T., McMahon, M.C. (2016). The National EEOC ADA Research Project: History, available data, and basic findings. Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation, 43(3), 332-342. 

Virginia Center on Aging  

Brown, K. W., Coogle, C. L., Wegelin, J. (2015).  A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction for Caregivers of Family Members with Dementia.   Aging and Mental Health.  

Coogle, C. L., Hackett, L., Owens, M.G., Ansello, E.F., Mathews, J.H. (2016, June). Perceived self-efficacy gains following an interprofessional faculty development programme in geriatrics education. Journal of Interprofessional Care.