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Dhruva SS, Ridgeway JL, Ross JS, Drozda JP, Wilson NA. Exploring unique device identifier implementation and use for real-world evidence: a mixed-methods study with NESTcc health system network collaborators. BMJ Surg Interv Health Technologies 2023;5:e000167. doi:10.1136/ bmjsit-2022-000167

Dhruva SS, Ridgeway JL, Ross JS, Drozda JP, Wilson NA. Exploring Unique Device Identifier Implementation and Use for Real-World Evidence: A Mixed-Methods Study with NESTcc Health System Network Collaborators. medRxiv 2022.09.21.22279992; doi:

Dhruva SS, Zhang S, Chen J, Noseworthy PA, Doshi AA, Agboola KM, Herrin J, Jiang G, Yu Y, Cafri G, Farr KC, Ervin KR, Ross JS, Coplan PM, Drozda JP. Safety and Effectiveness of a Catheter With Contact Force and 6-Hole Irrigation for Ablation of Persistent Atrial Fibrillation in Routine Clinical Practice. JAMA Netw Open. 2022;5(8):e2227134.

Dreyer RP, Berkowitz A, Yaggi HK, Schneeberg L, Shah ND, Emanuel L, Bhanuprakash Kolla B, Jeffery MMJ, Deeg M, Ervin KR, Thorndike F, Ross JS. PreScription DigitaL ThErapEutic for Patients with Insomnia (SLEEP-I): a protocol for a pragmatic randomised controlled trial. BMJ Open 2022;12:e062041.

Dhruva SS, Jiang G, Doshi AA, Friedman DJ, Brandt E, Chen J, Akar JG, Ross JS, Ervin KR, Farr KC, Shah ND, Coplan P, Noseworthy PA, Zhang S, Forsyth T, Schulz WL, Yu Y, Drozda JP. Feasibility of using real-world data in the evaluation of cardiac ablation catheters: a test-case of the National Evaluation System for Health Technology Coordinating Center. BMJ Surgery, Interventions, & Health Technologies 2021;3:e000089.

Dhruva SS, Shah N, Vemulapalli S, Deshmukh A, Beatty A, Gamble G, Freeman J, Hummel J, Piccini J, Akar J, Ervin K, Arges K, Emanuel Lindsay, Noseworthy P, Hu T, Bartlett V, Ross JS. Heart Watch Study: protocol for a pragmatic randomised controlled trial. BMJ Open. 2021;11. e054550. 10.1136/bmjopen-2021-054550.

Jiang G, Dhruva SS, Chen J, Schulz WL, Doshi AA, Noseworthy PA, Zhang S, Yu Y, Young HP, Brandt E, Ervin KR, Shah ND, Ross JS, Coplan P, Drozda JP. Feasibility of capturing real-world data from health information technology systems at multiple centers to assess cardiac ablation device outcomes: A fit-for-purpose informatics analysis report. Journal of American Medical Informatics Association. 2021; 28(10):2241-2250.