Publications with Key Summaries

These publications were authored or co-authored by Quest Diagnostics staff.

SARS-CoV-2 positivity rates associated with circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels

Authors: Kaufman HW, Niles JK, Kroll MH, Bi C, Holick MF
PLoS One. 2020 Sep 17;15(9):e0239252. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0239252. eCollection 2020.

Specialties: COVID-19, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Infectious Disease

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Chlamydia and Gonorrhea: Shifting Age-Based Positivity Among Young Females, 2010-2017

Authors: Kaufman HW, Gift TL, Kreisel K, Niles JK, Alagia DP.
Am J Prev Med. 2020 Aug 20;S0749-3797(20)30271-3. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2020.05.023. [Online ahead of print.]

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Women's Health/OB/GYN

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Detection of SARS-CoV-2 IgG Targeting Nucleocapsid or Spike Protein by Four High Throughput Immunoassays Authorized for Emergency Use

Authors: Prince HE, Givens TS, Lapé-Nixon M, Clarke NJ, Schwab DA, Batterman HJ, Jones RS, Meyer WA, Kapoor H, Rowland CM, Haji-Sheikhi F, Marlowe EM
J Clin Microbiol. 2020 Aug 18;JCM.01742-20. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01742-20. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease

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Changes in the Number of US Patients With Newly Identified Cancer Before and During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic

Authors: Kaufman HW, Chen Z, Niles J, Fesko Y
JAMA Network Open. 2020;3(8):e2017267. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.17267

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease, Oncology

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Contributions of Liquid-Based (Papanicolaou) Cytology and Human Papillomavirus Testing in Cotesting for Detection of Cervical Cancer and Precancer in the United States

Authors: Kaufman HW, Alagia DP, Chen Z, Onisko A, Austin RM.
Am J Clin Pathol. 2020 Jul 8;aqaa074. doi: 10.1093/ajcp/aqaa074. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: Oncology, Women's Health/OB/GYN

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Consequences of the COVID-19 Pandemic: Reduced Hemoglobin A1c Diabetes Monitoring

Authors: Fragala MS, Kaufman HW, Meigs JB, Niles JK, McPhaul MJ
Popul Health Manag. 2020 Jun 30; doi: 10.1089/pop.2020.0134 [Online ahead of print.]

Specialties: COVID-19, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Infectious Disease

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Cost-effectiveness of nucleic acid amplification testing to guide treatment for vaginitis: a decision-modeling analysis

Authors: Li Y, Feringa BL, Devlin JJ.
Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2020 Jun 25;98(2):115119. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2020.115119. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: Women's Health/OB/GYN

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Linking Statistics With Testing Policy to Manage COVID-19 in the Community

Authors: Hilborne LH, Wagner Z, Cabreros I, Brook RH
Am J Clin Pathol. 2020 Jun 10;aqaa099. doi: 10.1093/ajcp/aqaa099. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease

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Evaluation of Transport Media and Specimen Transport Conditions for the Detection of SARS-CoV-2 Using Real Time Reverse Transcription PCR

Authors: Rogers AA, Baumann RE, Borillo GA, Kagan RM, Batterman HJ, Galdzicka M, Marlowe EM
J Clin Microbiol. 2020 Apr 27;JCM.00708-20. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00708-20. [Epub ahead of print]

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease

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Gaps in Dyslipidemia Care Among Working-Aged Individuals With Employer-Sponsored Health Care.

Authors: Shiffman D, Louie JZ, Devlin JJ, Knowles JW, McPhaul MJ
J Am Heart Assoc. 2020 May 5;9:e015807. doi: 10.1161/JAHA.119.015807. Epub 2020 Apr 22.

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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