Wong AH, Crispino L, Parker J, McVaney C, Rosenberg A, Ray JM, Whitfill T, Iennaco JD, Bernstein SL: Use of sedatives and restraints for treatment of agitation in the emergency department. Am J Emerg Med. 2019 Jul; 2018 Dec 18. PMID: 30598374

Brewster AL, Yuan CT, Tan AX, Tangoren CG, Curry LA: Collaboration in Health Care and Social Service Networks for Older Adults: Association With Health Care Utilization Measures. Med Care. 2019 May. PMID: 30908380

Samuels EA, Bernstein SL, Marshall BDL, Krieger M, Baird J, Mello MJ: Corrigendum to "Peer navigation and take-home naloxone for opioid overdose emergency department patients: Preliminary patient outcomes" [J. Subst. Abus. Treat. 94 (2018 Nov) 29-34]. J Subst Abuse Treat. 2019 Apr; 2019 Jan 16. PMID: 30797398

Caterino JM, Adler D, Durham DD, Yeung SJ, Hudson MF, Bastani A, Bernstein SL, Baugh CW, Coyne CJ, Grudzen CR, Henning DJ, Klotz A, Madsen TE, Pallin DJ, Reyes-Gibby CC, Rico JF, Ryan RJ, Shapiro NI, Swor R, Venkat A, Wilson J, Thomas CR Jr, Bischof JJ, Lyman GH: Analysis of Diagnoses, Symptoms, Medications, and Admissions Among Patients With Cancer Presenting to Emergency Departments. JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Mar 1; 2019 Mar 1. PMID: 30901049

Flieger SP, Spatz E, Cherlin EJ, Curry LA: Quality Improvement Initiatives to Reduce Mortality: An Opportunity to Engage Palliative Care and Improve Advance Care Planning. Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2019 Feb; 2018 Aug 20. PMID: 30122054

Wong AH, Taylor RA, Ray JM, Bernstein SL: Physical Restraint Use in Adult Patients Presenting to a General Emergency Department. Ann Emerg Med. 2019 Feb; 2018 Aug 14. PMID: 30119940

Brewster AL, Lee S, Curry LA, Bradley EH: Association Between Community Social Capital and Hospital Readmission Rates. Popul Health Manag. 2019 Feb; 2018 May 31. PMID: 29851542

Bernstein SL, Weiss J, DeWitt M, Tetrault JM, Hsiao AL, Dziura J, Sussman S, Miller T, Carpenter K, O'Connor P, Toll B: A randomized trial of decision support for tobacco dependence treatment in an inpatient electronic medical record: clinical results. Implement Sci. 2019 Jan 22; 2019 Jan 22. PMID: 30670043

Hersi M, Traversy G, Thombs BD, Beck A, Skidmore B, Groulx S, Lang E, Reynolds DL, Wilson B, Bernstein SL, Selby P, Johnson-Obaseki S, Manuel D, Pakhale S, Presseau J, Courage S, Hutton B, Shea BJ, Welch V, Morrow M, Little J, Stevens A: Effectiveness of stop smoking interventions among adults: protocol for an overview of systematic reviews and an updated systematic review. Syst Rev. 2019 Jan 19; 2019 Jan 19. PMID: 30660199

O'Leary T, Weiss J, Toll B, Brandt C, Bernstein SL: Automated Generation of CONSORT Diagrams Using Relational Database Software. Appl Clin Inform. 2019 Jan; 2019 Jan 23. PMID: 30674042

Grau LE, Weiss J, O'Leary TK, Camenga D, Bernstein SL: Electronic decision support for treatment of hospitalized smokers: A qualitative analysis of physicians' knowledge, attitudes, and practices. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2019 Jan 1; 2018 Oct 26. PMID: 30469101

Samuels EA, Bernstein SL, Marshall BDL, Krieger M, Baird J, Mello MJ: Peer navigation and take-home naloxone for opioid overdose emergency department patients: Preliminary patient outcomes. J Subst Abuse Treat. 2018 Nov; 2018 Aug 1. PMID: 30243414

Robinson H, Buccini G, Curry L, Perez-Escamilla R: The World Health Organization Code and exclusive breastfeeding in China, India, and Vietnam. Matern Child Nutr. 2018 Sep 8; 2018 Sep 8. PMID: 30194804

Cooperman NA, Lu SE, Richter KP, Bernstein SL, Williams JM: Pilot Study of a Tailored Smoking Cessation Intervention for Individuals in Treatment for Opioid Dependence. Nicotine Tob Res. 2018 Aug 14. PMID: 29059389

Brewster AL, Brault MA, Tan AX, Curry LA, Bradley EH: Patterns of Collaboration among Health Care and Social Services Providers in Communities with Lower Health Care Utilization and Costs. Health Serv Res. 2018 Aug; 2017 Sep 19. PMID: 28925041

Silvestri MT, Xu X, Long T, Bongiovanni T, Bernstein SL, Chaudhry SI, Silvestri JI, Stolar M, Greene EJ, Dziura JD, Gross CP, Krumholz HM: Impact of Cost Display on Ordering Patterns for Hospital Laboratory and Imaging Services. J Gen Intern Med. 2018 Aug; 2018 May 29. PMID: 29845468

Curry LA, Brault MA, Cherlin E, Smith M: Promoting integration of pharmacy expertise in care of hospitalized patients with acute myocardial infarction. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2018 Jul 1; 2018 May 11. PMID: 29752256

Rojewski AM, Bailey SR, Bernstein SL, Cooperman NA, Gritz ER, Karam-Hage MA, Piper ME, Rigotti NA, Warren GW, Comorbidities Workgroup of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco (SRNT) Treatment Network.: Considering Systemic Barriers to Treating Tobacco Use in Clinical Settings in the United States. Nicotine Tob Res. 2018 Jun 15; 2018 Jun 15. PMID: 29917118

Hawk K, D'Onofrio G, Fiellin DA, Chawarski MC, O'Connor PG, Owens PH, Pantalon MV, Bernstein SL: Past-year Prescription Drug Monitoring Program Opioid Prescriptions and Self-reported Opioid Use in an Emergency Department Population With Opioid Use Disorder. Acad Emerg Med. 2018 May; 2017 Dec 26. PMID: 29165853

Baldassarri SR, Bernstein SL, Chupp GL, Slade MD, Fucito LM, Toll BA: Electronic cigarettes for adults with tobacco dependence enrolled in a tobacco treatment program: A pilot study. Addict Behav. 2018 May; 2017 Nov 28. PMID: 29304395

Chou SC, Rothenberg C, Agnoli A, Wiechers I, Lott J, Voorhees J, Bernstein SL, Venkatesh AK: Patient centered medical homes did not improve access to timely follow-up after ED visit. Am J Emerg Med. 2018 May; 2018 Feb 4. PMID: 29452920

Prust ML, Curry L, Callands TA, Drakes J, McLean K, Harris B, Hansen NB: Risk Factors for and Consequences of Substance Use in Post-Conflict Liberia: A Qualitative Study. Community Ment Health J. 2018 May; 2017 Sep 2. PMID: 28866762

Chou SC, Deng Y, Smart J, Parwani V, Bernstein SL, Venkatesh AK: Insurance Status and Access to Urgent Primary Care Follow-up After an Emergency Department Visit in 2016. Ann Emerg Med. 2018 Apr; 2017 Oct 9. PMID: 29032870

Curry LA, Brault MA, Linnander EL, McNatt Z, Brewster AL, Cherlin E, Flieger SP, Ting HH, Bradley EH: Influencing organisational culture to improve hospital performance in care of patients with acute myocardial infarction: a mixed-methods intervention study. BMJ Qual Saf. 2018 Mar; 2017 Nov 3. PMID: 29101292

Bradley EH, Brewster AL, McNatt Z, Linnander EL, Cherlin E, Fosburgh H, Ting HH, Curry LA: How guiding coalitions promote positive culture change in hospitals: a longitudinal mixed methods interventional study. BMJ Qual Saf. 2018 Mar; 2017 Nov 3. PMID: 29101290

Bernstein SL, Dziura J, Weiss J, Miller T, Vickerman KA, Grau LE, Pantalon MV, Abroms L, Collins LM, Toll B: Tobacco dependence treatment in the emergency department: A randomized trial using the Multiphase Optimization Strategy. Contemp Clin Trials. 2018 Mar; 2017 Dec 27. PMID: 29287665

Brault MA, Brewster AL, Bradley EH, Keene D, Tan AX, Curry LA: Links between social environment and health care utilization and costs. J Gerontol Soc Work. 2018 Feb-Mar; 2018 Feb 22. PMID: 29381112

Munar W, Wahid SS, Curry L: Characterizing performance improvement in primary care systems in Mesoamerica: A realist evaluation protocol. Gates Open Res. 2018 Jan 3; 2018 Jan 3. PMID: 29431181

Brewster AL, Kunkel S, Straker J, Curry LA: Cross-Sectoral Partnerships By Area Agencies On Aging: Associations With Health Care Use And Spending. Health Aff (Millwood). 2018 Jan. PMID: 29309226

Linnander E, Yuan CT, Ahmed S, Cherlin E, Talbert-Slagle K, Curry LA: Process evaluation of knowledge transfer across industries: Leveraging Coca-Cola's supply chain expertise for medicine availability in Tanzania. PLoS One. 2017; 2017 Nov 9. PMID: 29121051

Busch SH, Fiellin DA, Chawarski MC, Owens PH, Pantalon MV, Hawk K, Bernstein SL, O'Connor PG, D'Onofrio G: Cost-effectiveness of emergency department-initiated treatment for opioid dependence. Addiction. 2017 Nov; 2017 Aug 16. PMID: 28815789

Lemhoefer C, Rabe GL, Wellmann J, Bernstein SL, Cheung KW, McCarthy WJ, Lauridsen SV, Spies C, Neuner B: Emergency Department-Initiated Tobacco Control: Update of a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. Prev Chronic Dis. 2017 Oct 5; 2017 Oct 5. PMID: 28981403

Cherlin EJ, Brewster AL, Curry LA, Canavan ME, Hurzeler R, Bradley EH: Interventions for Reducing Hospital Readmission Rates: The Role of Hospice and Palliative Care. Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2017 Sep; 2016 Jul 21. PMID: 27443281

Bernstein SL, D'Onofrio G: Screening, treatment initiation, and referral for substance use disorders. Addict Sci Clin Pract. 2017 Aug 7; 2017 Aug 7. PMID: 28780906

D'Onofrio G, Chawarski MC, O'Connor PG, Pantalon MV, Busch SH, Owens PH, Hawk K, Bernstein SL, Fiellin DA: Emergency Department-Initiated Buprenorphine for Opioid Dependence with Continuation in Primary Care: Outcomes During and After Intervention. J Gen Intern Med. 2017 Jun; 2017 Feb 13. PMID: 28194688

Bernstein SL, Rosner J, DeWitt M, Tetrault J, Hsiao AL, Dziura J, Sussman S, O'Connor P, Toll B: Design and implementation of decision support for tobacco dependence treatment in an inpatient electronic medical record: a randomized trial. Transl Behav Med. 2017 Jun. PMID: 28194729

Schindler-Ruwisch JM, Abroms LC, Bernstein SL, Heminger CL: A content analysis of electronic health record (EHR) functionality to support tobacco treatment. Transl Behav Med. 2017 Jun. PMID: 27800564

Dashevsky M, Bernstein SL, Barsky CL, Taylor RA: Agreement Between Serum Assays Performed in ED Point-of-Care and Hospital Central Laboratories. West J Emerg Med. 2017 Apr; 2017 Mar 13. PMID: 28435491

Bradley EH, Brewster AL, Fosburgh H, Cherlin EJ, Curry LA: Development and Psychometric Properties of a Scale to Measure Hospital Organizational Culture for Cardiovascular Care. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2017 Mar. PMID: 28302647

Grau LE, Pham T, O'Leary T, Weiss J, Toll B, Bernstein SL: Smokers' Perspectives on Texting for Tobacco Dependence Treatment: A Qualitative Analysis. Nicotine Tob Res. 2017 Mar 1. PMID: 27613935

Long T, Chaiyachati K, Bosu O, Sircar S, Richards B, Garg M, McGarry K, Solomon S, Berman R, Curry L, Moriarty J, Huot S: Why Aren't More Primary Care Residents Going into Primary Care? A Qualitative Study. J Gen Intern Med. 2016 Dec; 2016 Aug 3. PMID: 27488970

Bernstein SL, Weiss JM, Toll B, Zbikowski SM: Association Between Utilization of Quitline Services and Probability of Tobacco Abstinence in Low-Income Smokers. J Subst Abuse Treat. 2016 Dec; 2016 Aug 21. PMID: 27776679

Taylor LA, Tan AX, Coyle CE, Ndumele C, Rogan E, Canavan M, Curry LA, Bradley EH: Leveraging the Social Determinants of Health: What Works? PLoS One. 2016; 2016 Aug 17. PMID: 27532336

Bernstein SL, Rosner JM, Toll B: Cell Phone Ownership and Service Plans Among Low-Income Smokers: The Hidden Cost of Quitlines. Nicotine Tob Res. 2016 Aug; 2016 Feb 26. PMID: 26920647

Bernstein SL, Rosner J, Toll B: A Multicomponent Intervention Including Texting to Promote Tobacco Abstinence in Emergency Department Smokers: A Pilot Study. Acad Emerg Med. 2016 Jul; 2016 Jul 1. PMID: 27146116

Bernstein SL, Rosner J, Toll B: Concordance between timeline follow-back and single-question assessment of self-reported smoking in a clinical trial. Subst Abus. 2016 Jul-Sep. PMID: 27007476

Brewster AL, Cherlin EJ, Ndumele CD, Collins D, Burgess JF, Charns MP, Bradley EH, Curry LA: What Works in Readmissions Reduction: How Hospitals Improve Performance. Med Care. 2016 Jun. PMID: 27050446

Jenssen BP, Shelov ED, Bonafide CP, Bernstein SL, Fiks AG, Bryant-Stephens T: Clinical Decision Support Tool for Parental Tobacco Treatment in Hospitalized Children. Appl Clin Inform. 2016; 2016 May 25. PMID: 27437049

Bradley EH, Canavan M, Rogan E, Talbert-Slagle K, Ndumele C, Taylor L, Curry LA: Variation In Health Outcomes: The Role Of Spending On Social Services, Public Health, And Health Care, 2000-09. Health Aff (Millwood). 2016 May 1. PMID: 27140980

Cooperman NA, Lu SE, Richter KP, Bernstein SL, Williams JM: Influence of Psychiatric and Personality Disorders on Smoking Cessation Among Individuals in Opiate Dependence Treatment. J Dual Diagn. 2016 Apr-Jun; 2016 Apr 11. PMID: 27064523

Talbert-Slagle KM, Canavan ME, Rogan EM, Curry LA, Bradley EH: State variation in HIV/AIDS health outcomes: the effect of spending on social services and public health. AIDS. 2016 Feb 20. PMID: 26605512

Bernstein SL: Electronic cigarettes: more light, less heat needed. Lancet Respir Med. 2016 Feb; 2016 Jan 14. PMID: 26776876

Thomas EH, Wang EA, Curry LA, Chen PG: Patients' experiences managing cardiovascular disease and risk factors in prison. Health Justice. 2016; 2016 Apr 2. PMID: 27077019

Lewis Hunter AE, Spatz ES, Bernstein SL, Rosenthal MS: Factors Influencing Hospital Admission of Non-critically Ill Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department: a Cross-sectional Study. J Gen Intern Med. 2016 Jan; 2015 Jun 18. PMID: 26084975

Yin ES, Downing NS, Li X, Singer SJ, Curry LA, Li J, Krumholz HM, Jiang L: Organizational culture in cardiovascular care in Chinese hospitals: a descriptive cross-sectional study. BMC Health Serv Res. 2015 Dec 21; 2015 Dec 21. PMID: 26689591

Brewster AL, Curry LA, Cherlin EJ, Talbert-Slagle K, Horwitz LI, Bradley EH: Integrating new practices: a qualitative study of how hospital innovations become routine. Implement Sci. 2015 Dec 5; 2015 Dec 5. PMID: 26638147

Spatz ES, Curry LA, Masoudi FA, Zhou S, Strait KM, Gross CP, Curtis JP, Lansky AJ, Soares Barreto-Filho JA, Lampropulos JF, Bueno H, Chaudhry SI, D'Onofrio G, Safdar B, Dreyer RP, Murugiah K, Spertus JA, Krumholz HM: The Variation in Recovery: Role of Gender on Outcomes of Young AMI Patients (VIRGO) Classification System: A Taxonomy for Young Women With Acute Myocardial Infarction. Circulation. 2015 Nov 3; 2015 Sep 8. PMID: 26350057

D'Onofrio G, Bernstein SL: Screening, brief intervention and referral of emergency department patients with unhealthy drug use: efficacious or not? Evid Based Ment Health. 2015 Nov; 2015 Oct 12. PMID: 26459472

Pines JM, Bernstein SL: Solving the worldwide emergency department crowding problem - what can we learn from an Israeli ED? Isr J Health Policy Res. 2015; 2015 Oct 17. PMID: 26478811

Bongiovanni T, Yeo H, Sosa JA, Yoo PS, Long T, Rosenthal M, Berg D, Curry L, Nunez-Smith M: Attrition from surgical residency training: perspectives from those who left. Am J Surg. 2015 Oct; 2015 Jul 8. PMID: 26238074

Bernstein SL, Feldman J: Incentives to participate in clinical trials: practical and ethical considerations. Am J Emerg Med. 2015 Sep; 2015 May 29. PMID: 26095131

Bernstein SL, D'Onofrio G, Rosner J, O'Malley S, Makuch R, Busch S, Pantalon MV, Toll B: Successful Tobacco Dependence Treatment in Low-Income Emergency Department Patients: A Randomized Trial. Ann Emerg Med. 2015 Aug; 2015 Apr 24. PMID: 25920384

Post LA, Vaca FE, Biroscak BJ, Dziura J, Brandt C, Bernstein SL, Taylor R, Jagminas L, D'Onofrio G: The Prevalence and Characteristics of Emergency Medicine Patient Use of New Media. JMIR Mhealth Uhealth. 2015 Jul 8; 2015 Jul 8. PMID: 26156096

Bradley EH, Sipsma H, Horwitz LI, Ndumele CD, Brewster AL, Curry LA, Krumholz HM: Hospital strategy uptake and reductions in unplanned readmission rates for patients with heart failure: a prospective study. J Gen Intern Med. 2015 May; 2014 Dec 19. PMID: 25523470

D'Onofrio G, O'Connor PG, Pantalon MV, Chawarski MC, Busch SH, Owens PH, Bernstein SL, Fiellin DA: Emergency department-initiated buprenorphine/naloxone treatment for opioid dependence: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA. 2015 Apr 28. PMID: 25919527

Curry LA, Linnander EL, Brewster AL, Ting H, Krumholz HM, Bradley EH: Organizational culture change in U.S. hospitals: a mixed methods longitudinal intervention study. Implement Sci. 2015 Mar 7; 2015 Mar 7. PMID: 25889753

Lichtman JH, Leifheit-Limson EC, Watanabe E, Allen NB, Garavalia B, Garavalia LS, Spertus JA, Krumholz HM, Curry LA: Symptom recognition and healthcare experiences of young women with acute myocardial infarction. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2015 Mar; 2015 Feb 24. PMID: 25714826

Bernstein SL, Stoney CM, Rothman RE: Dissemination and implementation research in emergency medicine. Acad Emerg Med. 2015 Feb; 2015 Jan 29. PMID: 25640627

Bernstein SL, Shayne P: Ebola, physicians in training, and the duty to treat. Acad Emerg Med. 2015 Jan; 2014 Dec 26. PMID: 25546128

Langhan ML, Shabanova V, Li FY, Bernstein SL, Shapiro ED: A randomized controlled trial of capnography during sedation in a pediatric emergency setting. Am J Emerg Med. 2015 Jan; 2014 Oct 5. PMID: 25445871

Bernstein SL, Barsky CL, Powell E: Professional Societies, Political Action Committees, and Party Preferences. Am J Public Health. 2015 Jan. PMID: 25393192

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