Publications

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

Vitamin d may not improve lipid levels: a serial clinical laboratory data study.

Authors: Ponda MP, Huang X, Odeh MA, Breslow JL, Kaufman HW.
Circulation. 2012;126:270-277.

Specialties: Cardiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Infectious Disease, PCPs

Genome-wide study of gene variants associated with differential cardiovascular event reduction by pravastatin therapy.

Authors: Shiffman D, Trompet S, Louie JZ, Rowland CM, Catanese JJ, Iakoubova OA, Kirchgessner TG, Westendorp RG, de Craen AJ, Slagboom PE, Buckley BM, Stott DJ, Sattar N, Devlin JJ, Packard CJ, Ford I, Sacks FM, Jukema JW.
PLoS One. 2012;7:e38240.

Specialties: Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Women's Health/OB/GYN

The sensitivity and specificity of hyperglycosylated hCG (hhCG) levels to reliably diagnose clinical IVF pregnancies at 6 days following embryo transfer.

Authors: Strom CM, Bonilla-Guererro R, Zhang K, Doody KJ, Tourgeman D, Alvero R, Cedars MI, Crossley B, Pandian R, Sharma R, Neidich J, Salazar D.
J Assist Reprod Genet. 2012;29:609-614.

Specialties: Maternal fetal medicine practitioners, OB/GYNs, Oncology, Women's Health/OB/GYN

Chlamydial and gonococcal testing during pregnancy in the United States.

Authors: Blatt AJ, Lieberman JM, Hoover DR, Kaufman HW.
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2012;207:55-58.

Specialties: Infectious Disease, OB/GYNs, Pathology, Anatomic, Toxicology/Pain Management