Publications » 2018

Research at the Chicago Center for Diabetes Translation Research has been widely published in top peer-reviewed journals. We are proud to present this list of selected relevant publications by our investigators. Click a category to expand the list.

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Community Health Centers and the Safety Net

Tung EL, Gunter KE, Bergeron N, Lindau ST, Chin MH, and Peek ME. Cross-sector collaboration in the high-poverty setting: Qualitative results from a community-based diabetes intervention. Health Serv Res. 2018 Jan. doi:10.1111/1475-6773.12824.

Tung EL, Gao Y, Peek ME, Nocon RS, Gunter KE, Lee SM, and Chin MH. Patient experience of chronic illness care and medical home transformation in safety net clinics. Health Serv Res. 2017 May 30. doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.12608.

O’Brien MJ, Lee JY, Carnethon MR, Ackermann RT, Vargas MC, Hamilton A, Mohanty N, Rittner SS, Park JN, Hassan A, Buchanan DR, Liu L, Feinglass J. Detecting Dysglycemia Using the 2015 United States Preventive Services Task Force Screening Criteria: A Cohort Analysis of Community Health Center Patients. PLoS Med. 2016 Jul 12;13(7):e1002074. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002074. eCollection 2016 Jul. PubMed PMID: 27403739; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4942097.

Gao Y, Nocon RS, Gunter KE, Sharma R, Ngo-Metzger Q, Casalino LP, Chin MH. Characteristics Associated with Patient-Centered Medical Home Capability in Health Centers: A Cross-Sectional Analysis. J Gen Intern Med. 2016 Sep;31(9):1041-51. doi: 10.1007/s11606-016-3729-8. Epub 2016 May 23. PubMed PMID: 27216480; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4978681.

Nocon RS, Lee SM, Sharma R, Ngo-Metzger Q, Mukamel DB, Gao Y, White LM, Shi L, Chin MH, Laiteerapong N, Huang ES. Health Care Use and Spending for Medicaid Enrollees in Federally Qualified Health Centers Versus Other Primary Care Settings. Am J Public Health. 2016 Nov;106(11):1981-1989. Epub 2016 Sep 15. PubMed PMID: 27631748; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5055764.

Mukamel DB, White LM, Nocon RS, Huang ES, Sharma R, Shi L, Ngo-Metzger Q. Comparing the Cost of Caring for Medicare Beneficiaries in Federally Funded Health Centers to Other Care Settings. Health Serv Res. 2016 Apr;51(2):625-44. doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.12339. Epub 2015 Jul 26. PubMed PMID: 26213167; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4799905.

Diabetes Decision Making

Laiteerapong N, Fairchild PC, Nathan AG, Quinn MT, Huang ES. How information about the time requirements and legacy effects of treatments influence decision-making in patients with diabetes and hypertension. BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care. 2016 Apr 27;4(1):e000210. doi: 10.1136/bmjdrc-2016-000210. eCollection 2016. PubMed PMID: 27158521; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4853808.

Geriatric Diabetes

Zeytinoglu M, Huang ES. Diabetes and Aging: Meeting the Needs of a Burgeoning Epidemic in the United States. Health Systems & Reform. Forthcoming.

Munshi MN, Florez H, Huang ES, Kalyani RR, Mupanomunda M, Pandya N, Swift CS, Taveira TH, Haas LB. Management of Diabetes in Long-term Care and Skilled Nursing Facilities: A Position Statement of the American Diabetes Association. Diabetes Care. 2016 Feb;39(2):308-18. doi: 10.2337/dc15-2512. Review. PubMed PMID: 26798150; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5317234.

Huang ES, Nathan AG, Cooper JM, Lee SM, Shin N, John PM, Dale W, Col NF, Meltzer DO, Chin MH. Impact and Feasibility of Personalized Decision Support for Older Patients with Diabetes: A Pilot Randomized Trial. Med Decis Making. 2016 Jun 16. pii: 0272989X16654142. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27311651; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5161732. [Epub ahead of print]

Health Disparities and Minority Populations

Tung EL, Boyd K, Makelarski JA, Peek ME, Wroblewski K, and Lindau ST. Police-recorded crime and disparities in obesity and blood pressure status in Chicago. J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 Mar. doi:10.1161/JAHA.117.008030.

Tung EL, Boyd K, Lindau ST, and Peek ME. Neighborhood crime and access to health-enabling resources. Prev Med Reports. 2018 Feb. doi: 10.1016/j.pmedr.2018.01.017.

Lindau ST, Fruin K, Huang ES, Makelarski JA, and Tung EL. CommunityRx: A local solution to the multilevel information failure in the basic human needs market. Oxford University Press Volume on Economic Design and Inequality in the Twenty-First Century, Vol 4., More Equal by Design: Economic design responses to inequality. Eds. Scott Duke Kominers and Alex Teytelboym. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press, 2017. Print.

Tung EL, Gunter KE, Bergeron N, Lindau ST, Chin MH, and Peek ME. Cross-sector collaboration in the high-poverty setting: Qualitative results from a community-based diabetes intervention. Health Serv Res. 2018 Jan. doi:10.1111/1475-6773.12824.

Tung EL, Cagney KA, Peek ME, and Chin MH. Spatial context and health inequity: Reconfiguring race, place, and poverty. J Urban Health. 2017 Nov 13. doi: 10.1007/s11524-017-0210.


Kelley EA, Kandula NR, Kanaya AM, Yen IH. Neighborhood Walkability and Walking for Transport Among South Asians in the MASALA Study. J Phys Act Health. 2016 May;13(5):514-9. doi: 10.1123/jpah.2015-0266. Epub 2015 Oct 28. PubMed PMID: 26529292; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5070655.

Needham BL, Mukherjee B, Bagchi P, Kim C, Mukherjea A, Kandula NR, Kanaya AM. Acculturation Strategies Among South Asian Immigrants: The Mediators of Atherosclerosis in South Asians Living in America (MASALA) Study. J Immigr Minor Health. 2017 Apr;19(2):373-380. doi: 10.1007/s10903-016-0372-8. PubMed PMID: 26928020; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5003760.

Kandula NR, Dave S, De Chavez PJ, Marquez DX, Bharucha H, Mammen S, Dunaif A, Ackermann RT, Kumar S, Siddique J. An Exercise Intervention for South Asian Mothers with Risk Factors for Diabetes. Transl J Am Coll Sports Med. 2016 Jun 15;1(6):52-59. PubMed PMID: 27617303; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5015884.

Nadimpalli SB, Kanaya AM, McDade TW, Kandula NR. Selfreported discrimination and mental health among Asian Indians: Cultural beliefs and coping style as moderators. Asian Am J Psychol. 2016 Sep;7(3):185-194. Epub 2016 Jun 23. PubMed PMID: 27668066; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5030840.

Lagisetty PA, Wen M, Choi H, Heisler M, Kanaya AM, Kandula NR. Neighborhood Social Cohesion and Prevalence of Hypertension and Diabetes in a South Asian Population. J Immigr Minor Health. 2016 Dec;18(6):1309-1316. PubMed PMID: 26527589; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4853276.

Nadimpalli SB, Dulin-Keita A, Salas C, Kanaya AM, Kandula NR. Associations Between Discrimination and Cardiovascular Health Among Asian Indians in the United States. J Immigr Minor Health. 2016 Dec;18(6):1284-1291. PubMed PMID: 27039100; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5095926.

Bermúdez-Millán A, Pérez-Escamilla R, Segura-Pérez S, Damio G, Chhabra J, Osborn CY, Wagner J. Psychological Distress Mediates the Association between Food Insecurity and Suboptimal Sleep Quality in Latinos with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. J Nutr. 2016 Oct;146(10):2051-2057. Epub 2016 Aug 3. PubMed PMID: 27489004; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5037870.

Wagner JA, Bermudez-Millan A, Damio G, Segura-Perez S, Chhabra J, Vergara C, Feinn R, Perez-Escamilla R. A randomized, controlled trial of a stress management intervention for Latinos with type 2 diabetes delivered by community health workers: Outcomes for psychological wellbeing, glycemic control, and cortisol. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2016 Oct;120:162-70. doi: 10.1016/j.diabres.2016.07.022. Epub 2016 Aug 4. PubMed PMID: 27568646; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5037043.

Ng HH. Intersectionality and Shared Decision Making in LGBTQ Health. LGBT Health. 2016 Oct;3(5):325-6. doi: 10.1089/lgbt.2016.0115. Epub 2016 Sep 12. PubMed PMID: 27618659.

Carnethon MR, De Chavez PJ, Zee PC, Kim KY, Liu K, Goldberger JJ, Ng J, Knutson KL. Disparities in sleep characteristics by race/ethnicity in a population-based sample: Chicago Area Sleep Study. Sleep Med. 2016 Feb;18:50-5. doi: 10.1016/j.sleep.2015.07.005. Epub 2015 Jul 26. PubMed PMID: 26459680; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4728038.

Chin MH, Lopez FY, Nathan AG, Cook SC. Improving Shared Decision Making with LGBT Racial and Ethnic Minority Patients. J Gen Intern Med. 2016 Jun;31(6):591-3. doi: 10.1007/s11606-016- 3607-4. PubMed PMID: 26988979; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4870416.

Nathan AG, Marshall IM, Cooper JM, Huang ES. Use of Decision Aids with Minority Patients: a Systematic Review. J Gen Intern Med. 2016 Jun;31(6):663-76. doi: 10.1007/s11606-016-3609-2. PubMed PMID: 26988981; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4870418.

Baig AA, Lopez FY, DeMeester RH, Jia JL, Peek ME, Vela MB. Addressing Barriers to Shared Decision Making Among Latino LGBTQ Patients and Healthcare Providers in Clinical Settings. LGBT Health. 2016 Oct;3(5):335-41. doi: 10.1089/lgbt.2016.0014. Epub 2016 Sep 12. PubMed PMID: 27617356; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5073213.

Tan JY, Xu LJ, Lopez FY, Jia JL, Pho MT, Kim KE, Chin MH. Shared Decision Making Among Clinicians and Asian American and Pacific Islander Sexual and Gender Minorities: An Intersectional Approach to Address a Critical Care Gap. LGBT Health. 2016 Oct;3(5):327-34. doi: 10.1089/lgbt.2015.0143. Epub 2016 May 9. PubMed PMID: 27158858; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5073238.

DeMeester RH, Lopez FY, Moore JE, Cook SC, Chin MH. A Model of Organizational Context and Shared Decision Making: Application to LGBT Racial and Ethnic Minority Patients. J Gen Intern Med. 2016 Jun;31(6):651-62. doi: 10.1007/s11606-016-3608-3. PubMed PMID: 26988980; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4870417.

Peek ME, Lopez FY, Williams HS, Xu LJ, McNulty MC, Acree ME, Schneider JA. Development of a Conceptual Framework for Understanding Shared Decision making Among African-American LGBT Patients and their Clinicians. J Gen Intern Med. 2016 Jun;31(6):677-87. doi: 10.1007/s11606-016-3616-3. PubMed PMID: 27008649; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4870421.

Davis AM, Taitel MS, Jiang J, Qato DM, Peek ME, Chou CH, Huang ES. A National Assessment of Medication Adherence to Statins by the Racial Composition of Neighborhoods. J Racial Ethn Health Disparities. 2017 Jun;4(3):462-471. doi: 10.1007/s40615- 016-0247-7. Epub 2016 Jun 28. PubMed PMID: 27352117; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5195907.

Health Policy

Konchak JN, Moran MR, O’Brien MJ, Kandula NR, Ackermann RT. The State of Diabetes Prevention Policy in the USA Following the Affordable Care Act. Curr Diab Rep. 2016 Jun;16(6):55. doi: 10.1007/s11892-016-0742-6. Review. PubMed PMID: 27145778; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5210175.

Zhang JX. Why do Medicare-Medicaid Dual Eligibles Have High Cost-Related Medication Non-Adherence Rates?. Journal of gerontology & geriatric research. 2016 November 25; 5(368).

Chua KP, Schwartz AL, Volerman A, Conti RM, Huang ES. Use of Low-Value Pediatric Services Among the Commercially Insured. Pediatrics. 2016 Dec;138(6). pii: e20161809. Erratum in: Pediatrics. 2017 Feb 28;:. Pediatrics. 2017 Mar;139(3):. PubMed PMID: 27940698; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5127068.

Saunders MR, Ricardo AC, Chen J, Chin MH, Lash JP. Association between insurance status and mortality in individuals with albuminuria: an observational cohort study. BMC Nephrol. 2016 Mar 9;17:27. doi: 10.1186/s12882-016-0239-1. PubMed PMID: 26960447; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4784311.

Other Publications by CCDTR Investigators

O’Brien MJ, Moran MR, Tang JW, Vargas MC, Talen M, Zimmermann LJ, Ackermann RT, Kandula NR. Patient Perceptions About Prediabetes and Preferences for Diabetes Prevention. Diabetes Educ. 2016 Dec;42(6):667-677. Epub 2016 Sep 12. PubMed PMID: 27621093; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5228412.

DePietro RH, Knutson KL, Spampinato L, Anderson SL, Meltzer DO, Van Cauter E, Arora VM. Association Between Inpatient Sleep Loss and Hyperglycemia of Hospitalization. Diabetes Care. 2017 Feb;40(2):188-193. doi: 10.2337/dc16-1683. Epub 2016 Nov 30. PubMed PMID: 27903614; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5250691.

Cargill SS, DeBruin D, Eder M, Heitman E, Kaberry JM, McCormick JB, Opp J, Sharp R, Strelnick AH, Winkler SJ, Yarborough M, Anderson EE. Community-Engaged Research Ethics Review: Exploring Flexibility in Federal Regulations. IRB. 2016 MayJun;38(3):11-9. PubMed PMID: 27301168; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4997782.

Martyn-Nemeth P, Quinn L, Penckofer S, Park C, Hofer V, Burke L. Fear of hypoglycemia: Influence on glycemic variability and self-management behavior in young adults with type 1 diabetes. J Diabetes Complications. 2017 Apr;31(4):735-741. doi: 10.1016/j.jdiacomp.2016.12.015. Epub 2017 Jan 20. PubMed PMID: 28143733; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5350014.

Pellegrini CA, Song J, Chang RW, Semanik PA, Lee J, Ehrlich-Jones L, Pinto D, Dunlop DD. Change in Physical Activity and Sedentary Time Associated With 2-Year Weight Loss in Obese Adults With Osteoarthritis. J Phys Act Health. 2016 May;13(5):461- 6. doi: 10.1123/jpah.2015-0404. Epub 2015 Nov 6. PubMed PMID: 26552064; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5144152.

Myerson RM, Colantonio LD, Safford MM, Huang ES. Does Identification of Previously Undiagnosed Conditions Change CareSeeking Behavior? Health Serv Res. 2017 Jan 10. doi: 10.1111/1475-6773.12644. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28070913. [Epub ahead of print]

McKillip RP, Borden BA, Galecki P, Ham SA, Patrick-Miller L, Hall JP, Hussain S, Danahey K, Siegler M, Sorrentino MJ, Sacro Y, Davis AM, Rubin DT, Lipstreuer K, Polonsky TS, Nanda R, Harper WR, Koyner JL, Burnet DL, Stadler WM, Ratain MJ, Meltzer DO, O’Donnell PH. Patient Perceptions of Care as Influenced by a Large Institutional Pharmacogenomic Implementation Program. Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2016 Dec 16. doi: 10.1002/cpt.586. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 27981566. [Epub ahead of print]

Sarkar U, Lyles C, Steinman M, Huang ES, Moffet HH, Whitmer RA, Warton EM, Karter AJ. Changes in Medication Use After Dementia Diagnosis in an Observational Cohort of Individuals with Diabetes Mellitus. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2017 Jan;65(1):77-82. doi: 10.1111/jgs.14429. Epub 2016 Sep 19. PubMed PMID: 27642180; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5366252.

Carmody D, Naylor RN, Bell CD, Berry S, Montgomery JT, Tadie EC, Hwang JL, Greeley SA, Philipson LH. GCK-MODY in the US National Monogenic Diabetes Registry: frequently misdiagnosed and unnecessarily treated. Acta Diabetol. 2016 Oct;53(5):703-8. doi: 10.1007/s00592-016-0859-8. Epub 2016 Apr 22. PubMed PMID: 27106716; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5016218.

Zhang JX, Meltzer DO. Is there a Gender Difference in Cost-related Medication Non-adherence?. Journal of gerontology & geriatric research. 2016 March 18; 5(e137).

Alkureishi MA, Lee WW, Lyons M, Press VG, Imam S, NkansahAmankra A, Werner D, Arora VM. Impact of Electronic Medical Record Use on the Patient-Doctor Relationship and Communication: A Systematic Review. J Gen Intern Med. 2016 May;31(5):548-60. doi: 10.1007/s11606-015-3582-1. Epub 2016 Jan 19. Review. PubMed PMID: 26786877; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4835363.

Louis AJ, Arora VM, Matthiesen MI, Meltzer DO, Press VG. Screening Hospitalized Patients for Low Health Literacy: Beyond the REALM of Possibility? Health Educ Behav. 2017 Jun;44(3):360- 364. doi: 10.1177/1090198116661478. Epub 2016 Aug 17. PubMed PMID: 27540034; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5315685.

Jaffee EG, Arora VM, Matthiesen MI, Hariprasad SM, Meltzer DO, Press VG. Postdischarge Falls and Readmissions: Associations with Insufficient Vision and Low Health Literacy among Hospitalized Seniors. J Health Commun. 2016;21(sup2):135-140. Epub 2016 Sep 23. PubMed PMID: 27660917; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5087130.

Saunders MR, Vela MB. Determinants and Outcomes of Nephrology Care. J Gen Intern Med. 2016 Jun;31(6):596. doi: 10.1007/s11606-016-3634-1. PubMed PMID: 26902241; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4870424.

Fairchild PC, Nathan AG, Quinn M, Huang ES, Laiteerapong N. Patients’ Future Expectations for Diabetes and Hypertension Treatments: “Through the Diet… I Think This is Going to Go Away.” J Gen Intern Med. 2017 Jan;32(1):49-55. doi: 10.1007/s11606-016- 3871-3. Epub 2016 Oct 11. PubMed PMID: 27730483; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5215165.

Chin MH. Creating the Business Case for Achieving Health Equity. J Gen Intern Med. 2016 Jul;31(7):792-6. doi: 10.1007/s11606-016- 3604-7. Epub 2016 Feb 16. PubMed PMID: 26883523; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4907942

Genere N, Sargis RM, Masi CM, Nathan AG, Quinn MT, Huang ES, Laiteerapong N. Physician perspectives on de-intensifying diabetes medications. Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Nov;95(46):e5388. PubMed PMID: 27861373; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5120930.

Brennan MB, Hess TM, Bartle B, Cooper JM, Kang J, Huang ES, Smith M, Sohn MW, Crnich C. Diabetic foot ulcer severity predicts mortality among veterans with type 2 diabetes. J Diabetes Complications. 2017 Mar;31(3):556-561. doi: 10.1016/j.jdiacomp.2016.11.020. Epub 2016 Dec 10. PubMed PMID: 27993523; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5328848.

Sohn MW, Epstein N, Huang ES, Huo Z, Emanuele N, Stukenborg G, Guihan M, Li J, Budiman-Mak E. Visit-to-visit systolic blood pressure variability and microvascular complications among patients with diabetes. J Diabetes Complications. 2017 Jan;31(1):195-201. doi: 10.1016/j.jdiacomp.2016.09.003. Epub 2016 Sep 14. PubMed PMID: 27671535; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5209256.