Publications

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

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

National status of testing for hypothyroidism during pregnancy and postpartum.

Authors: Blatt AJ, Nakamoto JM, Kaufman HW
J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2012;97:777-784.

Specialties: Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Women's Health/OB/GYN

Performance of an alternative laboratory-based algorithm for HIV diagnosis in a high-risk population.

Authors: Delaney KP, Heffelfinger JD, Wesolowski LG, Owen SM, Meyer WA, III, Kennedy S, Uniyal A, Kerndt PR, Branson BM.
J Clin Virol. 2011;52 Suppl 1:S5-10.

Specialties: Hematology/Hemostasis/Thrombosis, Infectious Disease, Pathology, Anatomic

Practical advice regarding problematic pigmented lesions.

Authors: Elston D.
J Am Acad Dermatol. 2012;67:148-155.

Specialties: Dermatology, Oncology, Pathology, Anatomic

Ethical issues faced by a department chairperson.

Authors: Elston D, Grant-Kels JM.
Clin Dermatol. 2012;30:216-219.

Specialties: Dermatologists, Pediatrics, Women's Health/OB/GYN