Publications with Key Summaries

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

Self-Insured Employer Health Benefits Strategy Established a Negative Cost Trend While Improving Performance.

Authors: Goldberg SE, Fragala MS, Wohlgemuth JG.
Popul Health Manag. 2019 Mar;doi: 10.1089/pop.2018.0184. [Epub ahead of print]

Specialties: General Health and Wellness

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Prenatal cell-free DNA screening for fetal aneuploidy in pregnant women at average or high risk: Results from a large US clinical laboratory.

Authors: Guy C, Haji-Sheikhi F, Rowland CM, Anderson B, Owen R, Lacbawan FL, Alagia DP
Mol Genet Genomic Med. 2019 Jan 31:e545. doi: 10.1002/mgg3.545. [Epub ahead of print]

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

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Hepatitis C Virus in Women of Childbearing Age, Pregnant Women, and Children.

Authors: Schillie SF, Canary L, Koneru A, Nelson NP, Tanico W, Kaufman HW, Hariri S, Vellozzi CJ.
Am J Prev Med. 2018 Nov;55(5):633-641.

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

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Frequency of frontotemporal dementia gene variants in C9ORF72, MAPT, and GRN in academic versus commercial laboratory cohorts

Authors: Rabinowitz NZ, Yokoyama JS, Bright AR, Lee SE, Fong JC, Karydas A, Bonham LW, Karbassi ID, Pribadi M, Meservey MA, Gallen M, Ramos EM, Liaquat K, Hoffman C, Krasner M, Dodge W, Rosen HJ, Boxer AL, Geschwind MD, Rankin KP, Coppola G, Miller BL, Higgins JJ
Adv Genomics Genet. 2018 Oct 25 vol 8:23–33

Specialties: Genetics, Geriatrics/Age Management, Neurology

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Insulin Resistance Probability Scores for Apparently Healthy Individuals.

Authors: Abbasi F, Shiffman D, Tong CH, Devlin JJ, McPhaul MJ.
J Endocr Soc. 2018 Aug 9;2(9):

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Q fever: an under-reported reportable communicable disease.

Authors: Kaufman HW, Chen Z, Radcliff J, Batterman HJ, Leake J
Epidemiol Infect. 2018 Jun 26:1-5. doi: 10.1017/S0950268818001395. [Epub ahead of print]

Specialties: Infectious Disease

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Elevated Hemoglobin A1c Is Associated With Incident Diabetes Within 4 Years Among Normoglycemic, Working-age Individuals in an Employee Wellness Program

Authors: Shiffman D, Tong CH, Rowland CM, Devlin JJ, Meigs JB, McPhaul MJ
Diabetes Care 2018 Jun;41(6):e99-e100. doi: 10.2337/dc17-2500. Epub 2018 Apr 26.

Specialties: Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Validation of a genetic risk score for atrial fibrillation: A prospective multicenter cohort study.

Authors: Muse ED, Wineinger NE, Spencer EG, Peters M, Henderson R, Zhang Y, Barrett PM, Rivera SP, Wohlgemuth JG, Devlin JJ, Shiffman D, Topol EJ.
PLoS Med. 22018 Mar 13;15(3):e1002525

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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