Publications by Medical Specialty - COVID-19

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

Performance of unobserved self-collected nasal swabs for detection of SARS-CoV-2 by RT-PCR utilizing a remote specimen collection strategy.

Authors: Kagan RM, Rogers AA, Borillo GA, Clarke NJ, Marlowe EM
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2021 Jan 28. doi: org/10.1093/ofid/ofab039 Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease

Read the Key Summary (Download PDF)

Model for Mitigation of Workplace Transmission of COVID-19 Through Population-Based Testing and Surveillance

Authors: Plantes PJ, Fragala MS, Clarke C, Goldberg ZN, Radcliff J, Goldberg SE.
Popul Health Manag. 2021 Jan 25. doi: 10.1089/pop.2020.0322. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease

Read the Key Summary (Download PDF)

New Onset Granulomatosis with Polyangiitis Associated with COVID-19.

Authors: Bressler MY, Pathak N, Cervellione K, Bagheri F, Epstein E, Mir A, Tamez R.
Case Rep Dermatol Med. 2021 Jan 13;2021:8877292. doi: 10.1155/2021/8877292.

Specialties: COVID-19, Dermatology

Disclaimer: One or more of the authors of this publication were employed at the time by DermPath, a subsidiary of Quest Diagnostics.

Return to Work: Managing Employee Population Health During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Authors: Fragala MS, Goldberg ZN, Goldberg SE.
Popul Health Manag. 2020 Dec 21. doi: 10.1089/pop.2020.0261. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease

Read the Key Summary (Download PDF)

After the Test: Contact Tracing

Authors: Hoekstra KA, Bedrick A.
Clin Chem. 2020 Dec 1;66(12):1579-1580. doi: 10.1093/clinchem/hvaa236.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease

Estimated SARS-CoV-2 Seroprevalence in the US as of September 2020

Authors: Bajema KL, Wiegand RE, Cuffe K, Patel SV, Iachan R, Lim T, Lee A, Moyse D, Havers FP, Harding L, Fry AM, Hall AJ, Martin K, Biel M, Deng Y, Meyer WA 3rd, Mathur M, Kyle T, Gundlapalli AV, Thornburg NJ, Petersen LR, Edens C.
JAMA Intern Med. 2020 Nov 24;e207976. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.7976. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease

Read the Key Summary (Download PDF)

Insights from Patterns of SARS-CoV-2 Immunoglobulin G Serology Test Results from a National Clinical Laboratory, United States, March-July 2020

Authors: Kaufman HW, Chen Z, Meyer WA 3rd, Wohlgemuth JG.
Popul Health Manag. 2020 Nov 19. doi: 10.1089/pop.2020.0256. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease, Rheumatology/Immunology/Allergy

Read the Key Summary (Download PDF)

Seroprevalence of SARS-CoV-2-Specific IgG Antibodies Among Adults Living in Connecticut: Post-Infection Prevalence (PIP) Study

Authors: Mahajan S, Srinivasan R, Redlich CA, Huston SK, Anastasio KM, Cashman L, Massey DS, Dugan A, Witters D, Marlar J, Li SX, Lin Z, Hodge D, Chattopadhyay M, Adams MD, Lee C, Rao LV, Stewart C, Kuppusamy K, Ko AI, Krumholz HM.
Am J Med. 2020 Oct 29;S0002-9343(20)30909-8. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2020.09.024. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease

Read the Key Summary (Download PDF)

Association of ABO/Rh with SARS-CoV-2 positivity: The role of race and ethnicity in a female cohort

Authors: Niles JK, Karnes HE, Dlott JS, Kaufman HW.
Am J Hematol. 2020 Oct 16. doi: 10.1002/ajh.26019. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19, Hematology/Hemostasis/Thrombosis, Infectious Disease, Oncology

Read the Key Summary (Download PDF)

The Opioid Epidemic Within the COVID-19 Pandemic: Drug Testing in 2020

Authors: Niles JK, Gudin J, Radcliff J, Kaufman HW
Popul Health Manag. 2020 Oct 8. doi: 10.1089/pop.2020.0230. Online ahead of print.

Specialties: COVID-19, Infectious Disease, Toxicology/Pain Management

Read the Key Summary (Download PDF)