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Craig Umscheid

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Chicago
DepartmentMedicine-General Internal Medicine
AddressChicago IL 60637
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    Cornell University, Ithaca, NYBA05/1996
    Georgetown University, Washington, DCMD05/2001
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PAMSc12/2006Clinical Epidemiology

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    1. Sharaf RN, Khullar D, Umscheid CA. Health Technology Assessment Centers-an Infrastructure for Health Systems to Translate Evidence into Practice. J Gen Intern Med. 2020 Apr; 35(4):1296-1299. PMID: 31900729.
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    2. Ashana DC, Umscheid CA, Stephens-Shields AJ, Kohn R, Madden V, Harhay MO, Chen Y, Kerlin MP. Determining the Association Between End-of-Life Care Resources and Patient Outcomes in Pennsylvania ICUs. Crit Care Med. 2019 11; 47(11):1591-1598. PMID: 31464767.
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    3. Ashana DC, Halpern SD, Umscheid CA, Kerlin MP, Harhay MO. Use of Advance Care Planning Billing Codes in a Retrospective Cohort of Privately Insured Patients. J Gen Intern Med. 2019 11; 34(11):2307-2309. PMID: 31367871.
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    4. Giannini HM, Ginestra JC, Chivers C, Draugelis M, Hanish A, Schweickert WD, Fuchs BD, Meadows L, Lynch M, Donnelly PJ, Pavan K, Fishman NO, Hanson CW, Umscheid CA. A Machine Learning Algorithm to Predict Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock: Development, Implementation, and Impact on Clinical Practice. Crit Care Med. 2019 11; 47(11):1485-1492. PMID: 31389839.
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    5. Ashana DC, Halpern SD, Umscheid CA, Kerlin MP, Harhay MO. Clinician Use of Advance Care Planning Billing Codes among Privately Insured Patients in 2016. J Palliat Med. 2019 11; 22(11):1304-1305. PMID: 31661390.
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    6. Ginestra JC, Giannini HM, Schweickert WD, Meadows L, Lynch MJ, Pavan K, Chivers CJ, Draugelis M, Donnelly PJ, Fuchs BD, Umscheid CA. Clinician Perception of a Machine Learning-Based Early Warning System Designed to Predict Severe Sepsis and Septic Shock. Crit Care Med. 2019 11; 47(11):1477-1484. PMID: 31135500.
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    7. Flores EJ, Jue JJ, Giradi G, Schoelles K, Mull NK, Umscheid CA. AHRQ EPC Series on Improving Translation of Evidence: Use of a Clinical Pathway for C. Difficile Treatment to Facilitate the Translation of Research Findings into Practice. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2019 12; 45(12):822-828. PMID: 31672660.
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    8. Borsky AE, Flores EJ, Berliner E, Chang C, Umscheid CA, Chang SM. Next Steps in Improving Healthcare Value: AHRQ Evidence-based Practice Center Program-Applying the Knowledge to Practice to Data Cycle to Strengthen the Value of Patient Care. J Hosp Med. 2019 05; 14(5):311-314. PMID: 30794140.
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    9. Umscheid CA, Wilen J, Garin M, Goldstein JD, Cook TS, Liu Y, Chen Y, Myers JS. National Survey of Hospitalists' Experiences with Incidental Pulmonary Nodules. J Hosp Med. 2019 06 01; 14(6):353-356. PMID: 30794135.
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    10. Lavenberg JG, Cacchione PZ, Jayakumar KL, Leas BF, Mitchell MD, Mull NK, Umscheid CA. Impact of a Hospital Evidence-Based Practice Center (EPC) on Nursing Policy and Practice. Worldviews Evid Based Nurs. 2019 Feb; 16(1):4-11. PMID: 30714308.
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    11. Norris AH, Shrestha NK, Allison GM, Keller SC, Bhavan KP, Zurlo JJ, Hersh AL, Gorski LA, Bosso JA, Rathore MH, Arrieta A, Petrak RM, Shah A, Brown RB, Knight SL, Umscheid CA. 2018 Infectious Diseases Society of America Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy. Clin Infect Dis. 2019 01 01; 68(1):1-4. PMID: 30551156.
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    12. Norris AH, Shrestha NK, Allison GM, Keller SC, Bhavan KP, Zurlo JJ, Hersh AL, Gorski LA, Bosso JA, Rathore MH, Arrieta A, Petrak RM, Shah A, Brown RB, Knight SL, Umscheid CA. 2018 Infectious Diseases Society of America Clinical Practice Guideline for the Management of Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy. Clin Infect Dis. 2019 01 01; 68(1):e1-e35. PMID: 30423035.
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    13. Asti L, Bartsch SM, Umscheid CA, Hamilton K, Nachamkin I, Lee BY. The potential economic value of sputum culture use in patients with community-acquired pneumonia and healthcare-associated pneumonia. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2019 Aug; 25(8):1038.e1-1038.e9. PMID: 30590113.
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    14. Flores EJ, Mull NK, Lavenberg JG, Mitchell MD, Leas BF, Williams A, Brennan PJ, Umscheid CA. Using a 10-step framework to support the implementation of an evidence-based clinical pathways programme. BMJ Qual Saf. 2019 06; 28(6):476-485. PMID: 30463885.
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    15. Umscheid CA, Greysen SR. Patient-Centered, Payer-Centered, or Both? The 30-Day Readmission Metric. J Hosp Med. 2018 05; 13(5):356-357. PMID: 29698539.
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    16. Jayakumar KL, Umscheid CA. Expanding epidemiology and biostatistics curricula in undergraduate medical education to promote evidence-based practice. BMJ Evid Based Med. 2018 06; 23(3):117. PMID: 29599180.
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    17. Leas BF, D'Anci KE, Apter AJ, Bryant-Stephens T, Lynch MP, Kaczmarek JL, Umscheid CA. Effectiveness of indoor allergen reduction in asthma management: A systematic review. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2018 05; 141(5):1854-1869. PMID: 29452202.
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    18. Kumar V, Mitchell MD, Umscheid CA, Berns JS, Hogan JJ. Risk of complications with use of aspirin during renal biopsy: A systematic review. Clin Nephrol. 2018 Feb; 89(2):67-76. PMID: 29319492.
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    19. Agarwal R, Bartsch SM, Kelly BJ, Prewitt M, Liu Y, Chen Y, Umscheid CA. Newer glycopeptide antibiotics for treatment of complicated skin and soft tissue infections: systematic review, network meta-analysis and cost analysis. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2018 Apr; 24(4):361-368. PMID: 28882727.
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    20. Gupta A, Lau E, Varshney R, Hulten EA, Cheezum M, Bittencourt MS, Blaha MJ, Wong ND, Blumenthal RS, Budoff MJ, Umscheid CA, Nasir K, Blankstein R. The Identification of Calcified Coronary Plaque Is Associated With Initiation and Continuation of Pharmacological and Lifestyle Preventive Therapies: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 08; 10(8):833-842. PMID: 28797402.
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    21. White DR, Hamilton KW, Pegues DA, Hanish A, Umscheid CA. The Impact of a Computerized Clinical Decision Support Tool on Inappropriate Clostridium difficile Testing. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2017 10; 38(10):1204-1208. PMID: 28760168.
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    22. Berríos-Torres SI, Umscheid CA, Bratzler DW, Leas B, Stone EC, Kelz RR, Reinke CE, Morgan S, Solomkin JS, Mazuski JE, Dellinger EP, Itani KMF, Berbari EF, Segreti J, Parvizi J, Blanchard J, Allen G, Kluytmans JAJW, Donlan R, Schecter WP. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Guideline for the Prevention of Surgical Site Infection, 2017. JAMA Surg. 2017 Aug 01; 152(8):784-791. PMID: 28467526.
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    23. Pigott T, Noyes J, Umscheid CA, Myers E, Morton SC, Fu R, Sanders-Schmidler GD, Devine B, Murad MH, Kelly MP, Fonnesbeck C, Kahwati L, Beretvas SN. AHRQ series on complex intervention systematic reviews-paper 5: advanced analytic methods. J Clin Epidemiol. 2017 Oct; 90:37-42. PMID: 28720512.
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    24. Mitchell MD, Betesh JS, Ahn J, Hume EL, Mehta S, Umscheid CA. Transfusion Thresholds for Major Orthopedic Surgery: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. J Arthroplasty. 2017 12; 32(12):3815-3821. PMID: 28735803.
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    25. McQuade CN, Umscheid CA. Brain-Type Natriuretic Peptide and Amino-Terminal Pro-Brain-Type Natriuretic Peptide Discharge Thresholds for Acute Decompensated Heart Failure. Ann Intern Med. 2017 06 20; 166(12):916. PMID: 28630987.
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    26. Leiman DA, Riff BP, Morgan S, Metz DC, Falk GW, French B, Umscheid CA, Lewis JD. Alginate therapy is effective treatment for GERD symptoms: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Dis Esophagus. 2017 May 01; 30(5):1-9. PMID: 28375448.
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    27. Hartling L, Guise JM, Hempel S, Featherstone R, Mitchell MD, Motu'apuaka ML, Robinson KA, Schoelles K, Totten A, Whitlock E, Wilt TJ, Anderson J, Berliner E, Gozu A, Kato E, Paynter R, Umscheid CA. Fit for purpose: perspectives on rapid reviews from end-user interviews. Syst Rev. 2017 02 17; 6(1):32. PMID: 28212677.
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    28. Leiman DA, Riff BP, Morgan S, Metz DC, Falk GW, French B, Umscheid CA, Lewis JD. Alginate therapy is effective treatment for gastroesophageal reflux disease symptoms: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Dis Esophagus. 2017 02 01; 30(2):1-8. PMID: 27671545.
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    29. McQuade CN, Mizus M, Wald JW, Goldberg L, Jessup M, Umscheid CA. Brain-Type Natriuretic Peptide and Amino-Terminal Pro-Brain-Type Natriuretic Peptide Discharge Thresholds for Acute Decompensated Heart Failure: A Systematic Review. Ann Intern Med. 2017 Feb 07; 166(3):180-190. PMID: 27894126.
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    30. Price DR, Mikkelsen ME, Umscheid CA, Armstrong EJ. Neuromuscular Blocking Agents and Neuromuscular Dysfunction Acquired in Critical Illness: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Crit Care Med. 2016 Nov; 44(11):2070-2078. PMID: 27513545.
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    31. Tuteja S, Uhl S, Leas BF, Sawinski D, Trofe-Clark J, Kaczmarek JL, Umscheid CA. Systematic Review of Calcineurin Inhibitor Monitoring and Dosing Strategies in Renal Transplantation: Notice of a New Report Funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Clin Chem. 2016 06; 62(6):900-1. PMID: 27235470.
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    32. Leas BF, Umscheid CA. Principles for Disclosure of Interests and Management of Conflicts in Guidelines: Desirable and Undesirable Action and Consequences. Ann Intern Med. 2016 05 17; 164(10):701-2. PMID: 27182909.
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    33. Umscheid CA, Maenner MJ, Mull N, Veesenmeyer AF, Farrar JT, Goldfarb S, Morrison G, Albanese MA, Frohna JG, Feldstein DA. Using educational prescriptions to teach medical students evidence-based medicine. Med Teach. 2016 Nov; 38(11):1112-1117. PMID: 27075864.
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    34. Sawinski D, Trofe-Clark J, Leas B, Uhl S, Tuteja S, Kaczmarek JL, French B, Umscheid CA. Calcineurin Inhibitor Minimization, Conversion, Withdrawal, and Avoidance Strategies in Renal Transplantation: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Am J Transplant. 2016 07; 16(7):2117-38. PMID: 26990455.
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    35. Jayakumar KL, Lavenberg JA, Mitchell MD, Doshi JA, Leas B, Goldmann DR, Williams K, Brennan PJ, Umscheid CA. Evidence synthesis activities of a hospital evidence-based practice center and impact on hospital decision making. J Hosp Med. 2016 Mar; 11(3):185-92. PMID: 26505618.
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    36. Guidi JL, Clark K, Upton MT, Faust H, Umscheid CA, Lane-Fall MB, Mikkelsen ME, Schweickert WD, Vanzandbergen CA, Betesh J, Tait G, Hanish A, Smith K, Feeley D, Fuchs BD. Clinician Perception of the Effectiveness of an Automated Early Warning and Response System for Sepsis in an Academic Medical Center. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2015 Oct; 12(10):1514-9. PMID: 26288388.
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    37. Polisena J, Garritty C, Umscheid CA, Kamel C, Samra K, Smith J, Vosilla A. Rapid Review Summit: an overview and initiation of a research agenda. Syst Rev. 2015 Sep 26; 4:111. PMID: 26407674.
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    38. Hartling L, Guise JM, Kato E, Anderson J, Belinson S, Berliner E, Dryden DM, Featherstone R, Mitchell MD, Motu'apuaka M, Noorani H, Paynter R, Robinson KA, Schoelles K, Umscheid CA, Whitlock E. A taxonomy of rapid reviews links report types and methods to specific decision-making contexts. J Clin Epidemiol. 2015 Dec; 68(12):1451-62.e3. PMID: 26278023.
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    39. Han JH, Sullivan N, Leas BF, Pegues DA, Kaczmarek JL, Umscheid CA. Cleaning Hospital Room Surfaces to Prevent Health Care-Associated Infections: A Technical Brief. Ann Intern Med. 2015 Oct 20; 163(8):598-607. PMID: 26258903.
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    40. Wyer PC, Umscheid CA, Wright S, Silva SA, Lang E. Teaching Evidence Assimilation for Collaborative Health Care (TEACH) 2009-2014: Building Evidence-Based Capacity within Health Care Provider Organizations. EGEMS (Wash DC). 2015; 3(2):1165. PMID: 26290892.
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    41. Barbieri JS, French B, Umscheid CA. Uptake and impact of a clinical diagnostic decision support tool at an academic medical center. Diagnosis (Berl). 2015 Jun 01; 2(2):123-127. PMID: 29540022.
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    42. Jones TK, Fuchs BD, Small DS, Halpern SD, Hanish A, Umscheid CA, Baillie CA, Kerlin MP, Gaieski DF, Mikkelsen ME. Post-Acute Care Use and Hospital Readmission after Sepsis. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2015 Jun; 12(6):904-13. PMID: 25751120.
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    43. Featherstone RM, Dryden DM, Foisy M, Guise JM, Mitchell MD, Paynter RA, Robinson KA, Umscheid CA, Hartling L. Advancing knowledge of rapid reviews: an analysis of results, conclusions and recommendations from published review articles examining rapid reviews. Syst Rev. 2015 Apr 17; 4:50. PMID: 25925676.
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    44. Umscheid CA, Chivers C, Bleich J, Draugelis M. In response to "Development, implementation and impact of an automated early warning and response system for sepsis". J Hosp Med. 2015 May; 10(5):341. PMID: 25864729.
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    45. Umscheid CA, Brennan PJ. Incentivizing "structures" over "outcomes" to bridge the knowing-doing gap. JAMA Intern Med. 2015 Mar; 175(3):354-5. PMID: 25561391.
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    46. Bartsch SM, Umscheid CA, Nachamkin I, Hamilton K, Lee BY. Comparing the economic and health benefits of different approaches to diagnosing Clostridium difficile infection. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2015 Jan; 21(1):77.e1-9. PMID: 25636938.
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    47. Guise JM, Chang C, Viswanathan M, Glick S, Treadwell J, Umscheid CA, Whitlock E, Fu R, Berliner E, Paynter R, Anderson J, Motu'apuaka P, Trikalinos T. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Evidence-based Practice Center methods for systematically reviewing complex multicomponent health care interventions. J Clin Epidemiol. 2014 Nov; 67(11):1181-91. PMID: 25438663.
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    48. Umscheid CA, Betesh J, VanZandbergen C, Hanish A, Tait G, Mikkelsen ME, French B, Fuchs BD. Development, implementation, and impact of an automated early warning and response system for sepsis. J Hosp Med. 2015 Jan; 10(1):26-31. PMID: 25263548.
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    49. Mitchell MD, Lavenberg JG, Trotta RL, Umscheid CA. Hourly rounding to improve nursing responsiveness: a systematic review. J Nurs Adm. 2014 Sep; 44(9):462-72. PMID: 25148400.
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    50. Zipkin DA, Umscheid CA, Keating NL, Allen E, Aung K, Beyth R, Kaatz S, Mann DM, Sussman JB, Korenstein D, Schardt C, Nagi A, Sloane R, Feldstein DA. Evidence-based risk communication: a systematic review. Ann Intern Med. 2014 Aug 19; 161(4):270-80. PMID: 25133362.
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    51. Baillie CA, Epps M, Hanish A, Fishman NO, French B, Umscheid CA. Usability and impact of a computerized clinical decision support intervention designed to reduce urinary catheter utilization and catheter-associated urinary tract infections. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Sep; 35(9):1147-55. PMID: 25111923.
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    52. Leas BF, Umscheid CA. Neonatal Herpes Simplex Virus Type 1 Infection and Jewish Ritual Circumcision With Oral Suction: A Systematic Review. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2015 Jun; 4(2):126-31. PMID: 26407411.
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    53. Yehia BR, Schranz AJ, Umscheid CA, Lo Re V. The treatment cascade for chronic hepatitis C virus infection in the United States: a systematic review and meta-analysis. PLoS One. 2014; 9(7):e101554. PMID: 24988388.
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    54. Lavenberg JG, Leas B, Umscheid CA, Williams K, Goldmann DR, Kripalani S. Assessing preventability in the quest to reduce hospital readmissions. J Hosp Med. 2014 Sep; 9(9):598-603. PMID: 24961204.
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    55. Graber ML, Trowbridge R, Myers JS, Umscheid CA, Strull W, Kanter MH. The next organizational challenge: finding and addressing diagnostic error. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2014 Mar; 40(3):102-10. PMID: 24730205.
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    56. Bartsch SM, Umscheid CA, Fishman N, Lee BY. Reply to Simon, Shah et al, and Hartzema and Chen. Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Feb; 58(4):605-7. PMID: 24300044.
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    57. Richardson K, Schoen M, French B, Umscheid CA, Mitchell MD, Arnold SE, Heidenreich PA, Rader DJ, deGoma EM. Statins and cognitive function: a systematic review. Ann Intern Med. 2013 Nov 19; 159(10):688-97. PMID: 24247674.
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    58. Baillie CA, VanZandbergen C, Tait G, Hanish A, Leas B, French B, Hanson CW, Behta M, Umscheid CA. The readmission risk flag: using the electronic health record to automatically identify patients at risk for 30-day readmission. J Hosp Med. 2013 Dec; 8(12):689-95. PMID: 24227707.
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    59. Prom R, Umscheid CA, Kasbekar N, Spinler SA. Effect of simvastatin-amiodarone drug interaction alert on appropriate prescribing. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2013 Nov 01; 70(21):1878-9. PMID: 24128959.
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    60. Barbieri JS, Fuchs BD, Fishman N, Cutilli CC, Umscheid CA, Kean C, Koshy S, Sullivan PG, Brennan PJ, Kelz RR. The Mortality Review Committee: a novel and scalable approach to reducing inpatient mortality. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2013 Sep; 39(9):387-95. PMID: 24147350.
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    61. Seem DL, Lee I, Umscheid CA, Kuehnert MJ. Excerpt from PHS guideline for reducing HIV, HBV and HCV transmission through organ transplantation. Am J Transplant. 2013 Aug; 13(8):1953-62. PMID: 23890284.
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    62. Seem DL, Lee I, Umscheid CA, Kuehnert MJ. PHS guideline for reducing human immunodeficiency virus, hepatitis B virus, and hepatitis C virus transmission through organ transplantation. Public Health Rep. 2013 Jul; 128(4):247-343. PMID: 23814319.
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    63. Bartsch SM, Umscheid CA, Fishman N, Lee BY. Is fidaxomicin worth the cost? An economic analysis. Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Aug; 57(4):555-61. PMID: 23704121.
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    64. Umscheid CA. A Primer on Performing Systematic Reviews and Meta-analyses. Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Sep; 57(5):725-34. PMID: 23697745.
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    65. Umscheid CA. Snapshots of low-value medical care. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Feb 11; 173(3):186-7. PMID: 23318943.
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    66. Agarwal R, Gosain P, Kirkpatrick JN, Alyousef T, Doukky R, Singh G, Umscheid CA. Tissue Doppler imaging for diagnosis of coronary artery disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Cardiovasc Ultrasound. 2012 Nov 30; 10:47. PMID: 23199010.
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    67. Mitchell MD, Agarwal R, Hecht TE, Umscheid CA. Nonpharmacologic interventions for prevention of catheter-related thrombosis: a systematic review. J Crit Care. 2013 Jun; 28(3):316.e9-16. PMID: 22981533.
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    68. Umscheid CA, Hanish A, Chittams J, Weiner MG, Hecht TE. Effectiveness of a novel and scalable clinical decision support intervention to improve venous thromboembolism prophylaxis: a quasi-experimental study. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2012 Aug 31; 12:92. PMID: 22938083.
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    69. Agarwal R, Saini A, Alyousef T, Umscheid CA. Magnetocardiography for the diagnosis of coronary artery disease: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol. 2012 Oct; 17(4):291-8. PMID: 23094875.
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    70. Mitchell MD, Hong JA, Lee BY, Umscheid CA, Bartsch SM, Don CW. Systematic review and cost-benefit analysis of radial artery access for coronary angiography and intervention. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2012 Jul 01; 5(4):454-62. PMID: 22740010.
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    71. Smetana GW, Umscheid CA, Chang S, Matchar DB. Methods guide for authors of systematic reviews of medical tests: a collaboration between the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) and the Journal of General Internal Medicine. J Gen Intern Med. 2012 Jun; 27 Suppl 1:S1-3. PMID: 22648668.
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    72. Umscheid CA, Townsend RR. Is it time for a blood pressure measurement "bundle"? J Gen Intern Med. 2012 Jun; 27(6):615-7. PMID: 22328014.
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    73. Mitchell MD, Gehrman P, Perlis M, Umscheid CA. Comparative effectiveness of cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia: a systematic review. BMC Fam Pract. 2012 May 25; 13:40. PMID: 22631616.
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    74. Katz EB, Carrier ER, Umscheid CA, Pines JM. Comparative effectiveness of care coordination interventions in the emergency department: a systematic review. Ann Emerg Med. 2012 Jul; 60(1):12-23.e1. PMID: 22542309.
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    75. Umscheid CA, Hanson CW. A follow-up report card on computer-assisted diagnosis--the grade: C+. J Gen Intern Med. 2012 Feb; 27(2):142-4. PMID: 22160816.
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    76. Umscheid CA. The potential for increasing quality and reducing costs. Ann Intern Med. 2011 Oct 18; 155(8):563-4; author reply 564-5. PMID: 22007053.
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    77. Umscheid CA, Margolis DJ, Grossman CE. Key concepts of clinical trials: a narrative review. Postgrad Med. 2011 Sep; 123(5):194-204. PMID: 21904102.
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    78. MacCannell T, Umscheid CA, Agarwal RK, Lee I, Kuntz G, Stevenson KB. Guideline for the prevention and control of norovirus gastroenteritis outbreaks in healthcare settings. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2011 Oct; 32(10):939-69. PMID: 21931246.
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    79. Lee I, Fishman NO, Agarwal RK, Lee BY, Umscheid CA. Reply to Maiwald et al and Riccio et al. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2011 Apr; 32(4):406-8. PMID: 21460499.
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    80. Mitchell MD, Williams K, Kuntz G, Umscheid CA. When the decision is what to decide: using evidence inventory reports to focus health technology assessments. Int J Technol Assess Health Care. 2011 Apr; 27(2):127-32. PMID: 21450127.
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    81. Umscheid CA, Mitchell MD, Doshi JA, Agarwal R, Williams K, Brennan PJ. Estimating the proportion of healthcare-associated infections that are reasonably preventable and the related mortality and costs. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2011 Feb; 32(2):101-14. PMID: 21460463.
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    82. Lee BY, McGlone SM, Bailey RR, Wettstein ZS, Umscheid CA, Muder RR. Economic impact of outbreaks of norovirus infection in hospitals. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2011 Feb; 32(2):191-3. PMID: 21460478.
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    83. Lee BY, Wettstein ZS, McGlone SM, Bailey RR, Umscheid CA, Smith KJ, Muder RR. Economic value of norovirus outbreak control measures in healthcare settings. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2011 Apr; 17(4):640-6. PMID: 20731684.
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    84. Lee I, Agarwal RK, Lee BY, Fishman NO, Umscheid CA. Systematic review and cost analysis comparing use of chlorhexidine with use of iodine for preoperative skin antisepsis to prevent surgical site infection. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2010 Dec; 31(12):1219-29. PMID: 20969449.
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    85. Umscheid CA. Maximizing the clinical utility of comparative effectiveness research. Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2010 Dec; 88(6):876-9. PMID: 20962776.
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    86. Umscheid CA, Williams K, Brennan PJ. Hospital-based comparative effectiveness centers: translating research into practice to improve the quality, safety and value of patient care. J Gen Intern Med. 2010 Dec; 25(12):1352-5. PMID: 20697961.
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    87. Mitchell MD, Williams K, Brennan PJ, Umscheid CA. Integrating local data into hospital-based healthcare technology assessment: two case studies. Int J Technol Assess Health Care. 2010 Jul; 26(3):294-300. PMID: 20584358.
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    88. Mitchell MD, Mikkelsen ME, Umscheid CA, Lee I, Fuchs BD, Halpern SD. A systematic review to inform institutional decisions about the use of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation during the H1N1 influenza pandemic. Crit Care Med. 2010 Jun; 38(6):1398-404. PMID: 20400902.
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    89. Gould CV, Umscheid CA, Agarwal RK, Kuntz G, Pegues DA. Guideline for prevention of catheter-associated urinary tract infections 2009. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2010 Apr; 31(4):319-26. PMID: 20156062.
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    90. Umscheid CA, Agarwal RK, Brennan PJ. Updating the guideline development methodology of the Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC). Am J Infect Control. 2010 May; 38(4):264-73. PMID: 20116133.
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    91. Agarwal R, Hecht TE, Lazo MC, Umscheid CA. Venous thromboembolism prophylaxis for patients undergoing bariatric surgery: a systematic review. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2010 Mar 04; 6(2):213-20. PMID: 20176509.
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    92. Agarwal R, Williams K, Umscheid CA, Welch WC. Osteoinductive bone graft substitutes for lumbar fusion: a systematic review. J Neurosurg Spine. 2009 Dec; 11(6):729-40. PMID: 19951027.
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    93. Umscheid CA, Gross R, Weiner MG, Hollenbeak CS, Tang SS, Turner BJ. Racial disparities in hypertension control, but not treatment intensification. Am J Hypertens. 2010 Jan; 23(1):54-61. PMID: 19893494.
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