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Cecere LM, Rubenfeld GD, Park DR, Root RK, Goss CH. Long-term survival after hospitalization for community-acquired and healthcare-associated pneumonia. Respiration. 2010;79(2):128-36. doi: 10.1159/000255764. Epub 2009 Nov 4. PubMed PMID: 19887771; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2835377.
Slatore CG, Cecere LM, Reinke LF, Ganzini L, Udris EM, Moss BR, Bryson CL, Curtis JR, Au DH. Patient-clinician communication: associations with important health outcomes among veterans with COPD. Chest. 2010 Sep;138(3):628-34. doi: 10.1378/chest.09-2328. Epub 2010 Mar 18. PubMed PMID: 20299633; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2940066.
Cecere LM, Littman AJ, Slatore CG, Udris EM, Bryson CL, Boyko EJ, Pierson DJ, Au DH. Obesity and COPD: associated symptoms, health-related quality of life, and medication use. COPD. 2011 Aug;8(4):275-84. doi: 10.3109/15412555.2011.586660. Epub 2011 Aug 2. PubMed PMID: 21809909; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3169653.
Slatore CG, Cecere LM, Letourneau JL, O'Neil ME, Duckart JP, Wiener RS, Farjah F, Cooke CR. Intensive care unit outcomes among patients with lung cancer in the surveillance, epidemiology, and end results-medicare registry. J Clin Oncol. 2012 May 10;30(14):1686-91. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2011.40.0846. Epub 2012 Apr 2. PubMed PMID: 22473159; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3383114.
Cecere LM, Slatore CG, Uman JE, Evans LE, Udris EM, Bryson CL, Au DH. Adherence to long-acting inhaled therapies among patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). COPD. 2012 Jun;9(3):251-8. doi: 10.3109/15412555.2011.650241. Epub 2012 Apr 12. PubMed PMID: 22497533.
Cecere LM, Williams EC, Sun H, Bryson CL, Clark BJ, Bradley KA, Au DH. Smoking cessation and the risk of hospitalization for pneumonia. Respir Med. 2012 Jul;106(7):1055-62. doi: 10.1016/j.rmed.2012.03.018. Epub 2012 Apr 25. PubMed PMID: 22541719.
Melzer AC, Feemster LM, Uman JE, Ramenofsky DH, Au DH. Missing potential opportunities to reduce repeat COPD exacerbations. J Gen Intern Med. 2013 May;28(5):652-9. doi: 10.1007/s11606-012-2276-1. Epub 2012 Dec 8. PubMed PMID: 23225255; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3631056.
Herrin MA, Feemster LC, Crothers K, Uman JE, Bryson CL, Au DH. Combination antihypertensive therapy among patients with COPD. Chest. 2013 May;143(5):1312-1320. doi: 10.1378/chest.12-1770. PubMed PMID: 23287970.
Clark BJ, Williams A, Feemster LM, Bradley KA, Macht M, Moss M, Burnham EL. Alcohol screening scores and 90-day outcomes in patients with acute lung injury. Crit Care Med. 2013 Jun;41(6):1518-25. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0b013e318287f1bb. PubMed PMID: 23538449; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4048714.
Curtis JR, Back AL, Ford DW, Downey L, Shannon SE, Doorenbos AZ, Kross EK, Reinke LF, Feemster LC, Edlund B, Arnold RW, O'Connor K, Engelberg RA. Effect of communication skills training for residents and nurse practitioners on quality of communication with patients with serious illness: a randomized trial. JAMA. 2013 Dec 4;310(21):2271-81. doi: 10.1001/jama.2013.282081. PubMed PMID: 24302090; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4310457.
Bays AM, Engelberg RA, Back AL, Ford DW, Downey L, Shannon SE, Doorenbos AZ, Edlund B, Christianson P, Arnold RW, O'Connor K, Kross EK, Reinke LF, Cecere Feemster L, Fryer-Edwards K, Alexander SC, Tulsky JA, Curtis JR. Interprofessional communication skills training for serious illness: evaluation of a small-group, simulated patient intervention. J Palliat Med. 2014 Feb;17(2):159-66. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2013.0318. Epub 2013 Nov 1. PubMed PMID: 24180700; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4047839.
Slatore CG, Feemster LC, Au DH, Engelberg RA, Curtis JR, Uman J, Reinke LF. Which patient and clinician characteristics are associated with high-quality communication among veterans with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?. J Health Commun. 2014;19(8):907-21. doi: 10.1080/10810730.2013.864732. Epub 2014 Feb 21. PubMed PMID: 24558957.
Feemster LC, Au DH. Penalizing hospitals for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease readmissions. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2014 Mar 15;189(6):634-9. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201308-1541PP. PubMed PMID: 24460431; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3983837.
Long AC, Engelberg RA, Downey L, Kross EK, Reinke LF, Cecere Feemster L, Dotolo D, Ford DW, Back AL, Curtis JR. Race, income, and education: associations with patient and family ratings of end-of-life care and communication provided by physicians-in-training. J Palliat Med. 2014 Apr;17(4):435-47. doi: 10.1089/jpm.2013.0214. Epub 2014 Mar 4. PubMed PMID: 24592958; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3991967.
Kahn JM, Gould MK, Krishnan JA, Wilson KC, Au DH, Cooke CR, Douglas IS, Feemster LC, Mularski RA, Slatore CG, Wiener RS. An official American thoracic society workshop report: developing performance measures from clinical practice guidelines. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2014 May;11(4):S186-95. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201403-106ST. PubMed PMID: 24828810; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5469393.
Prekker ME, Feemster LC, Hough CL, Carlbom D, Crothers K, Au DH, Rea TD, Seymour CW. The epidemiology and outcome of prehospital respiratory distress. Acad Emerg Med. 2014 May;21(5):543-50. doi: 10.1111/acem.12380. PubMed PMID: 24842506; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4247789.
Rinne ST, Feemster LC, Collins BF, Au DH, Perkins M, Bryson CL, O'Riordan TG, Liu CF. Thiazolidinediones and the risk of asthma exacerbation among patients with diabetes: a cohort study. Allergy Asthma Clin Immunol. 2014;10(1):34. doi: 10.1186/1710-1492-10-34. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 25024717; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4094895.
Feemster LC, Au DH. Reply: chronic obstructive pulmonary disease readmissions and medicare reimbursement. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2014 Sep 1;190(5):591-2. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201404-0635LE. PubMed PMID: 25171313; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4214086.
Au DH, Feemster LC. Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Health disparity and inequity. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2014 Oct;11(8):1250-1. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201408-406ED. PubMed PMID: 25343193.
Cooke CR, Feemster LC, Wiener RS, O'Neil ME, Slatore CG. Aggressiveness of intensive care use among patients with lung cancer in the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results-Medicare registry. Chest. 2014 Oct;146(4):916-923. doi: 10.1378/chest.14-0477. PubMed PMID: 25117058; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4188148.
Collins BF, Ramenofsky D, Au DH, Ma J, Uman JE, Feemster LC. The association of weight with the detection of airflow obstruction and inhaled treatment among patients with a clinical diagnosis of COPD. Chest. 2014 Dec;146(6):1513-1520. doi: 10.1378/chest.13-2759. PubMed PMID: 24763942; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4251614.
Feemster LC, Cooke CR, Rubenfeld GD, Hough CL, Ehlenbach WJ, Au DH, Fan VS. The influence of hospitalization or intensive care unit admission on declines in health-related quality of life. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2015 Jan;12(1):35-45. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201404-172OC. PubMed PMID: 25493656; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4342801.
Collins BF, Feemster LC, Rinne ST, Au DH. Factors predictive of airflow obstruction among veterans with presumed empirical diagnosis and treatment of COPD. Chest. 2015 Feb;147(2):369-376. doi: 10.1378/chest.14-0672. PubMed PMID: 25079684; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4314814.
Kahn JM, Feemster LC, Fruci CM, Hyzy RC, Savant AP, Siner JM, Weiss CH, Patel B. Attitudes of Pulmonary and Critical Care Training Program Directors toward Quality Improvement Education. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2015 Apr;12(4):587-90. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201501-061BC. PubMed PMID: 25723649; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5466183.
Rinne ST, Liu CF, Feemster LC, Collins BF, Bryson CL, O'Riordan TG, Au DH. Thiazolidinediones are associated with a reduced risk of COPD exacerbations. Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis. 2015;10:1591-7. doi: 10.2147/COPD.S82643. eCollection 2015. PubMed PMID: 26300638; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4536761.
Attia EF, McGinnis KA, Feemster LC, Akgün KM, Butt AA, Graber CJ, Fine MJ, Goetz MB, Rodriguez-Barradas MC, Pisani MA, Tindle HA, Brown ST, Soo Hoo GW, Rimland D, Gibert CL, Huang L, Freiberg MS, Hough CL, Crothers K. Association of COPD With Risk for Pulmonary Infections Requiring Hospitalization in HIV-Infected Veterans. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2015 Nov 1;70(3):280-8. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000000751. PubMed PMID: 26181820; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4607625.
Feemster LC, Curtis JR. "We Understand the Prognosis, but We Live with Our Heads in the Clouds": Understanding Patient and Family Outcome Expectations and Their Influence on Shared Decision Making. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2016 Feb 1;193(3):239-41. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201511-2125ED. PubMed PMID: 26829423; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4803061.
Reinke LF, Feemster LC, Backhus LM, Gylys-Colwell I, Au DH. Assessment and Management of Symptoms for Outpatients Newly Diagnosed With Lung Cancer. Am J Hosp Palliat Care. 2016 Mar;33(2):178-83. doi: 10.1177/1049909114557635. Epub 2014 Nov 5. PubMed PMID: 25376224; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4459914.
Melzer AC, Feemster LC, Collins MP, Au DH. Utilization and effectiveness of pharmacotherapy for tobacco use following admission for exacerbation of COPD. J Hosp Med. 2016 Apr;11(4):257-63. doi: 10.1002/jhm.2519. Epub 2015 Dec 14. PubMed PMID: 26663891; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5926808.
Melzer AC, Feemster LC, Collins MP, Au DH. Predictors of Pharmacotherapy for Tobacco Use Among Veterans Admitted for COPD: The Role of Disparities and Tobacco Control Processes. J Gen Intern Med. 2016 Jun;31(6):623-9. doi: 10.1007/s11606-016-3623-4. Epub 2016 Feb 22. PubMed PMID: 26902236; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4870422.
Lindenauer PK, Stefan MS, Feemster LC, Shieh MS, Carson SS, Au DH, Krishnan JA. Use of Antibiotics Among Patients Hospitalized for Exacerbations of Asthma. JAMA Intern Med. 2016 Sep 1;176(9):1397-400. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2016.4050. PubMed PMID: 27454705; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5515377.
Melzer AC, Feemster LC, Crothers K, Carson SS, Gillespie SE, Henderson AG, Krishnan JA, Lindenauer PK, McBurnie MA, Mularski RA, Naureckas ET, Pickard AS, Au DH. Respiratory and Bronchitic Symptoms Predict Intention to Quit Smoking among Current Smokers with, and at Risk for, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2016 Sep;13(9):1490-6. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201601-075OC. PubMed PMID: 27268422; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5059497.
Reinke LF, Feemster LC, McDowell J, Gunnink E, Tartaglione EV, Udris E, Curtis JR, Au DH. The long term impact of an end-of-life communication intervention among veterans with COPD. Heart Lung. 2017 Jan - Feb;46(1):30-34. doi: 10.1016/j.hrtlng.2016.10.003. PubMed PMID: 27989399; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5581983.
Au DH, Feemster LC. It's Bad-Really Bad-But Does it Matter? Medication Adherence in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2017 May 15;195(10):1282-1283. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201608-1592ED. PubMed PMID: 28504595; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6850793.
Feemster LC, Lyons PG, Chatterjee RS, Kidambi P, McCormack FX, Moss J, Wilson KC, Thomson CC. Summary for Clinicians: Lymphangioleiomyomatosis Diagnosis and Management Clinical Practice Guideline. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017 Jul;14(7):1073-1075. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201609-685CME. Review. PubMed PMID: 28665705; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5566288.
Donovan LM, Rise PJ, Carson SS, Feemster LC, Griffith MF, Kapur VK, Krishnan JA, Lindenauer PK, Mularski RA, Naureckas ET, Palen BN, Parsons EC, Spece LJ, Vitiello MV, Au DH. Sleep Disturbance in Smokers with Preserved Pulmonary Function and with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2017 Dec;14(12):1836-1843. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201706-453OC. PubMed PMID: 28825846; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5711262.
Yusen RD, Criner GJ, Sternberg AL, Au DH, Fuhlbrigge AL, Albert RK, Casaburi R, Stoller JK, Harrington KF, Cooper JAD Jr, Diaz P, Gay S, Kanner R, MacIntyre N, Martinez FJ, Piantadosi S, Sciurba F, Shade D, Stibolt T, Tonascia J, Wise R, Bailey WC. The Long-Term Oxygen Treatment Trial for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Rationale, Design, and Lessons Learned. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2018 Jan;15(1):89-101. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201705-374SD. PubMed PMID: 29087741; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5822416.
Feemster LC, Saft HL, Bartlett SJ, Parthasarathy S, Barnes T, Calverley P, Curtis JR, Hickam DH, Mularski RA, Au DH, Chlan LL, Reinke LF, Cooke CR, Cox CE, Krishnan JA, Rubin E, Shah S, Sullivan DR, Kross EK. Patient-centered Outcomes Research in Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine. An Official American Thoracic Society Workshop Report. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2018 Sep;15(9):1005-1015. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201806-406WS. PubMed PMID: 30168741; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6850728.
Spece LJ, Epler EM, Donovan LM, Griffith MF, Collins MP, Feemster LC, Au DH. Role of Comorbidities in Treatment and Outcomes after Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Exacerbations. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2018 Sep;15(9):1033-1038. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201804-255OC. PubMed PMID: 30079748; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6322042.
Heffner JL, Krebs P, Johnson H, Greene PA, Klein DE, Feemster LC, Slatore CG, Au DH, Zeliadt SB. Smokers' Inaccurate Beliefs about the Benefits of Lung Cancer Screening. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2018 Sep;15(9):1110-1113. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201804-259RL. PubMed PMID: 29877728.
Spece LJ, Donovan LM, Griffith MF, Collins MP, Feemster LC, Au DH. Quality of Care Delivered to Veterans with COPD Exacerbation and the Association with 30-Day Readmission and Death. COPD. 2018 Oct;15(5):489-495. doi: 10.1080/15412555.2018.1543390. PubMed PMID: 30822247; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6400327.
Rinne ST, Wiener RS, Chen Y, Rise P, Udris E, Feemster LC, Au DH. Impact of Guideline Changes on Indications for Inhaled Corticosteroids among Veterans with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2018 Nov 1;198(9):1226-1228. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201803-0554LE. PubMed PMID: 29969041; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6221578.
Donovan LM, Feemster LC, Billings ME, Spece LJ, Griffith MF, Rise PJ, Parsons EC, Palen BN, O'Hearn DJ, Redline S, Au DH, Kapur VK. Risk of Cardiovascular Disease Related to Smoking Is Greater Among Women With Sleep-Disordered Breathing. J Clin Sleep Med. 2018 Nov 15;14(11):1929-1935. doi: 10.5664/jcsm.7496. PubMed PMID: 30373694; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6223561.
Donovan LM, Malte CA, Spece LJ, Griffith MF, Feemster LC, Engelberg RA, Au DH, Hawkins EJ. Risks of Benzodiazepines in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease with Comorbid Posttraumatic Stress Disorder. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2019 Jan;16(1):82-90. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201802-145OC. PubMed PMID: 30309243; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6344455.
Donovan LM, Feemster LC, Udris EM, Griffith MF, Spece LJ, Palen BN, He K, Parthasarathy S, Strohl KP, Kapur VK, Au DH. Poor Outcomes Among Patients With Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease With Higher Risk for Undiagnosed Obstructive Sleep Apnea in the LOTT Cohort. J Clin Sleep Med. 2019 Jan 15;15(1):71-77. doi: 10.5664/jcsm.7574. PubMed PMID: 30621828; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6329538.
Rinne ST, Wiener RS, Chen Y, Rise P, Udris E, Feemster LC, Au DH. Reply to Kardos: Extent of Overuse of Inhaled Corticosteroids in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2019 Jan 15;199(2):249-250. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201809-1732LE. PubMed PMID: 30278144.
Press VG, Au DH, Bourbeau J, Dransfield MT, Gershon AS, Krishnan JA, Mularski RA, Sciurba FC, Sullivan J, Feemster LC. Reducing Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Hospital Readmissions. An Official American Thoracic Society Workshop Report. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2019 Feb;16(2):161-170. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201811-755WS. PubMed PMID: 30707066; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6812156.
Spece LJ, Feemster LC. Aligning Prescribing Practices with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Guidelines: A Sisyphean Struggle?. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2019 Feb;16(2):187-188. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201811-797ED. PubMed PMID: 30707064.
Griffith MF, Feemster LC, Donovan LM, Spece LJ, Krishnan JA, Lindenauer PK, McBurnie MA, Mularski RA, Au DH. Poor Metered-Dose Inhaler Technique Is Associated with Overuse of Inhaled Corticosteroids in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2019 Jun;16(6):765-768. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201812-889RL. PubMed PMID: 30763114; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6543465.
Donovan LM, Malte CA, Spece LJ, Griffith MF, Feemster LC, Zeliadt SB, Au DH, Hawkins EJ. Center Predictors of Long-Term Benzodiazepine Use in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Post-traumatic Stress Disorder. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2019 Sep;16(9):1151-1157. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201901-048OC. PubMed PMID: 31113231; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6812159.
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