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Bachhuber MA, Sugarman OK. Pharmaceutical Industry Payments to Physician Members of Medicaid Drug Selection Committees. J Gen Intern Med. 2022 Nov;37(15):4018-4020. doi: 10.1007/s11606-022-07518-0. Epub 2022 Apr 11. PubMed PMID: 35411529; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9640501.
Bachhuber MA, Nash D, Southern WN, Heo M, Berger M, Schepis M, Sugarman OK, Cunningham CO. Reducing opioid analgesic prescribing in dentistry through prescribing defaults: a cluster randomized controlled trial. Pain Med. 2022 Jul 6;. doi: 10.1093/pm/pnac106. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 35792881.
Wennerstrom A, Sugarman OK, Page KM, Whittington A, Martin D, Reilly B, Bachhuber MA. Mixed Method Evaluation of Louisiana's Prerelease Medicaid Enrollment Program, 2017-2019. Med Care. 2022 Jul 1;60(7):512-518. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001729. Epub 2022 Apr 26. PubMed PMID: 35471484; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9357425.
Bachhuber MA, Nash D, Southern WN, Heo M, Berger M, Schepis M, Thakral M, Cunningham CO. Effect of Changing Electronic Health Record Opioid Analgesic Dispense Quantity Defaults on the Quantity Prescribed: A Cluster Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Apr 1;4(4):e217481. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.7481. PubMed PMID: 33885773; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8063068.
Stone EM, Kennedy-Hendricks A, Barry CL, Bachhuber MA, McGinty EE. The role of stigma in U.S. primary care physicians' treatment of opioid use disorder. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2021 Apr 1;221:108627. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2021.108627. Epub 2021 Feb 16. PubMed PMID: 33621805; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8026666.
Cunningham CO, Starrels JL, Zhang C, Bachhuber MA, Sohler NL, Levin FR, Minami H, Slawek DE, Arnsten JH. Medical Marijuana and Opioids (MEMO) Study: protocol of a longitudinal cohort study to examine if medical cannabis reduces opioid use among adults with chronic pain. BMJ Open. 2020 Dec 29;10(12):e043400. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2020-043400. PubMed PMID: 33376181; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7778768.
Cunningham CO, Arnsten JH, Zhang C, Heo M, Bachhuber MA, Jost JJ, Grossberg R, Stein MR, Sohler NL. Abstinence-reinforcing contingency management improves HIV viral load suppression among HIV-infected people who use drugs: A randomized controlled trial. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2020 Nov 1;216:108230. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2020.108230. Epub 2020 Aug 11. PubMed PMID: 32854000; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7606653.
Kennedy-Hendricks A, Barry CL, Stone E, Bachhuber MA, McGinty EE. Comparing perspectives on medication treatment for opioid use disorder between national samples of primary care trainee physicians and attending physicians. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2020 Nov 1;216:108217. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2020.108217. Epub 2020 Aug 6. PubMed PMID: 32810837; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7609519.
McGinty EE, Stone EM, Kennedy-Hendricks A, Bachhuber MA, Barry CL. Medication for Opioid Use Disorder: A National Survey of Primary Care Physicians. Ann Intern Med. 2020 Jul 21;173(2):160-162. doi: 10.7326/M19-3975. Epub 2020 Apr 21. PubMed PMID: 32311740; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC8171002.
Bachhuber MA. How do state Medicaid programs determine what substance use disorder treatment medications need prior authorization? An overview for clinicians. Addict Sci Clin Pract. 2020 Jun 29;15(1):20. doi: 10.1186/s13722-020-00194-7. Review. PubMed PMID: 32600402; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7325260.
Mehta PK, Kieltyka L, Bachhuber MA, Smiles D, Wallace M, Zapata A, Gee RE. Racial Inequities in Preventable Pregnancy-Related Deaths in Louisiana, 2011-2016. Obstet Gynecol. 2020 Feb;135(2):276-283. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0000000000003591. PubMed PMID: 31923055; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC7299502.
Sugarman OK, Bachhuber MA, Wennerstrom A, Bruno T, Springgate BF. Interventions for incarcerated adults with opioid use disorder in the United States: A systematic review with a focus on social determinants of health. PLoS One. 2020;15(1):e0227968. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0227968. eCollection 2020. PubMed PMID: 31961908; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6974320.
Norton BL, Bachhuber MA, Singh R, Agyemang L, Arnsten JH, Cunningham CO, Litwin AH. Evaluation of contingency management as a strategy to improve HCV linkage to care and treatment in persons attending needle and syringe programs: A pilot study. Int J Drug Policy. 2019 Jul;69:1-7. doi: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2019.02.009. Epub 2019 Apr 16. PubMed PMID: 31003171; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6704472.
Kladney M, Joudrey P, Cunningham CO, Bachhuber MA. Pharmacotherapy Prescribing to Patients with Concurrent Tobacco and Alcohol Use Disorder in a Large, Urban, Integrated Health System. J Gen Intern Med. 2019 Jun;34(6):804-805. doi: 10.1007/s11606-018-4806-y. PubMed PMID: 30604121; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6544704.
Joudrey PJ, Kladney M, Cunningham CO, Bachhuber MA. Primary care engagement is associated with increased pharmacotherapy prescribing for alcohol use disorder (AUD). Addict Sci Clin Pract. 2019 May 1;14(1):19. doi: 10.1186/s13722-019-0147-3. PubMed PMID: 31039820; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6492411.
Bachhuber MA, Tuazon E, Nolan ML, Kunins HV, Paone D. Impact of a prescription drug monitoring program use mandate on potentially problematic patterns of opioid analgesic prescriptions in New York City. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2019 May;28(5):734-739. doi: 10.1002/pds.4766. Epub 2019 Mar 28. PubMed PMID: 30920062; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6689227.
Ross J, Sinayobye JD, Yotebieng M, Hoover DR, Shi Q, Ribakare M, Remera E, Bachhuber MA, Murenzi G, Sugira V, Nash D, Anastos K. Early outcomes after implementation of treat all in Rwanda: an interrupted time series study. J Int AIDS Soc. 2019 Apr;22(4):e25279. doi: 10.1002/jia2.25279. PubMed PMID: 30993854; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6468264.
Jakubowski A, Pappas A, Isaacsohn L, Castillo F, Masyukova M, Silvera R, Holaday L, Rausch E, Farooq S, Veltri KT, Cunningham CO, Bachhuber MA. Development and evaluation of a pilot overdose education and naloxone distribution program for hospitalized general medical patients. Subst Abus. 2019;40(1):61-65. doi: 10.1080/08897077.2018.1518836. Epub 2018 Nov 26. PubMed PMID: 30475162; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6778336.
Zezza MA, Bachhuber MA. Payments from drug companies to physicians are associated with higher volume and more expensive opioid analgesic prescribing. PLoS One. 2018;13(12):e0209383. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0209383. eCollection 2018. PubMed PMID: 30566426; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6300290.
Miclette MA, Leff JA, Cuan I, Samet JH, Saloner B, Mendell G, Bao Y, Ashburn MA, Bachhuber MA, Schackman BR, Polsky DE, Meisel ZF. Closing the gaps in opioid use disorder research, policy and practice: conference proceedings. Addict Sci Clin Pract. 2018 Nov 13;13(1):22. doi: 10.1186/s13722-018-0123-3. PubMed PMID: 30424803; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6234663.
Bachhuber MA, Saloner B, LaRochelle M, Merlin JS, Maughan BC, Polsky D, Shaparin N, Murphy SM. Physician Time Burden Associated with Querying Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs. Pain Med. 2018 Oct 1;19(10):1952-1960. doi: 10.1093/pm/pny053. PubMed PMID: 29618105; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6176751.
Sohler NL, Starrels JL, Khalid L, Bachhuber MA, Arnsten JH, Nahvi S, Jost J, Cunningham CO. Cannabis Use is Associated with Lower Odds of Prescription Opioid Analgesic Use Among HIV-Infected Individuals with Chronic Pain. Subst Use Misuse. 2018 Aug 24;53(10):1602-1607. doi: 10.1080/10826084.2017.1416408. Epub 2018 Jan 17. PubMed PMID: 29338578; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6037547.
Bachhuber MA, Arnsten JH, Cunningham CO, Sohler N. Does Medical Cannabis Use Increase or Decrease the Use of Opioid Analgesics and Other Prescription Drugs?. J Addict Med. 2018 Jul/Aug;12(4):259-261. doi: 10.1097/ADM.0000000000000404. PubMed PMID: 29664894; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6066410.
Bachhuber MA, Thompson C, Prybylowski A, Benitez J MSW, Mazzella S MA, Barclay D. Description and outcomes of a buprenorphine maintenance treatment program integrated within Prevention Point Philadelphia, an urban syringe exchange program. Subst Abus. 2018;39(2):167-172. doi: 10.1080/08897077.2018.1443541. Epub 2018 May 4. PubMed PMID: 29474119; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9333078.
Bachhuber MA, Nash D, Southern WN, Heo M, Berger M, Schepis M, Cunningham CO. Reducing the default dispense quantity for new opioid analgesic prescriptions: study protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial. BMJ Open. 2018 Apr 20;8(4):e019559. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-019559. PubMed PMID: 29678969; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5914704.
Bachhuber MA, Arnsten JH, Starrels JL, Cunningham CO. Willingness to Participate in Longitudinal Research Among People with Chronic Pain Who Take Medical Cannabis: A Cross-Sectional Survey. Cannabis Cannabinoid Res. 2018;3(1):45-53. doi: 10.1089/can.2017.0051. eCollection 2018. PubMed PMID: 29607410; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5870058.
Bachhuber MA, O'Grady MA, Chung H, Neighbors CJ, DeLuca J, D'Aloia EM, Diaz A, Cunningham CO. Delivery of screening and brief intervention for unhealthy alcohol use in an urban academic Federally Qualified Health Center. Addict Sci Clin Pract. 2017 Dec 7;12(1):33. doi: 10.1186/s13722-017-0100-2. PubMed PMID: 29212532; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5719726.
Bachhuber MA, Merchant RM. Buying Drugs Online in the Age of Social Media. Am J Public Health. 2017 Dec;107(12):1858-1859. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2017.304137. PubMed PMID: 29116843; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5678407.
Bachhuber MA, Mehta PK, Faherty LJ, Saloner B. Medicaid Coverage of Methadone Maintenance and the Use of Opioid Agonist Therapy Among Pregnant Women in Specialty Treatment. Med Care. 2017 Dec;55(12):985-990. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000000803. PubMed PMID: 29135769; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5772976.
Marti J, Bachhuber M, Feingold J, Meads D, Richards M, Hennessy S. Financial incentives to discontinue long-term benzodiazepine use: a discrete choice experiment investigating patient preferences and willingness to participate. BMJ Open. 2017 Oct 6;7(10):e016229. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-016229. PubMed PMID: 28988167; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5640034.
Norton BL, Fleming J, Bachhuber MA, Steinman M, DeLuca J, Cunningham CO, Johnson N, Laraque F, Litwin AH. High HCV cure rates for people who use drugs treated with direct acting antiviral therapy at an urban primary care clinic. Int J Drug Policy. 2017 Sep;47:196-201. doi: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2017.07.021. Epub 2017 Aug 12. PubMed PMID: 28811158; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5822435.
Saloner B, Bandara S, Bachhuber M, Barry CL. Insurance Coverage and Treatment Use Under the Affordable Care Act Among Adults With Mental and Substance Use Disorders. Psychiatr Serv. 2017 Jun 1;68(6):542-548. doi: 10.1176/appi.ps.201600182. Epub 2017 Jan 17. PubMed PMID: 28093059.
Saloner B, Bachhuber M, Barry CL. Physicians as a Source of Medications for Nonmedical Use: Comparison of Opioid Analgesic, Stimulant, and Sedative Use in a National Sample. Psychiatr Serv. 2017 Jan 1;68(1):56-62. doi: 10.1176/appi.ps.201500245. Epub 2016 Jul 15. PubMed PMID: 27417892.
Mehta PK, Bachhuber MA, Hoffman R, Srinivas SK. Deaths From Unintentional Injury, Homicide, and Suicide During or Within 1 Year of Pregnancy in Philadelphia. Am J Public Health. 2016 Dec;106(12):2208-2210. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2016.303473. Epub 2016 Oct 13. PubMed PMID: 27736205; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5105012.
McGinty EE, Samples H, Bandara SN, Saloner B, Bachhuber MA, Barry CL. The emerging public discourse on state legalization of marijuana for recreational use in the US: Analysis of news media coverage, 2010-2014. Prev Med. 2016 Sep;90:114-20. doi: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2016.06.040. Epub 2016 Jun 30. PubMed PMID: 27373208; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6983281.
Kennedy-Hendricks A, Busch SH, McGinty EE, Bachhuber MA, Niederdeppe J, Gollust SE, Webster DW, Fiellin DA, Barry CL. Primary care physicians' perspectives on the prescription opioid epidemic. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2016 Aug 1;165:61-70. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2016.05.010. Epub 2016 May 21. PubMed PMID: 27261154; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4939126.
Bachhuber MA, Bradley KA. Evidence-Based Care for People with Unhealthy Alcohol Use-Still Elusive. J Gen Intern Med. 2016 Jul;31(7):710-1. doi: 10.1007/s11606-016-3695-1. PubMed PMID: 27071398; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4907961.
Bachhuber MA, Hennessy S, Cunningham CO, Starrels JL. Increasing Benzodiazepine Prescriptions and Overdose Mortality in the United States, 1996-2013. Am J Public Health. 2016 Apr;106(4):686-8. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2016.303061. Epub 2016 Feb 18. PubMed PMID: 26890165; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4816010.
Bachhuber MA, Maughan BC, Mitra N, Feingold J, Starrels JL. Prescription monitoring programs and emergency department visits involving benzodiazepine misuse: Early evidence from 11 United States metropolitan areas. Int J Drug Policy. 2016 Feb;28:120-3. doi: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2015.08.005. Epub 2015 Aug 13. PubMed PMID: 26345658; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4752854.
Barry CL, Kennedy-Hendricks A, Gollust SE, Niederdeppe J, Bachhuber MA, Webster DW, McGinty EE. Understanding Americans' views on opioid pain reliever abuse. Addiction. 2016 Jan;111(1):85-93. doi: 10.1111/add.13077. Epub 2015 Oct 7. PubMed PMID: 26212522; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6790221.
Maughan BC, Bachhuber MA, Mitra N, Starrels JL. Prescription monitoring programs and emergency department visits involving opioids, 2004-2011. Drug Alcohol Depend. 2015 Nov 1;156:282-288. doi: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2015.09.024. Epub 2015 Sep 30. PubMed PMID: 26454836; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4911899.
Bachhuber MA, Roberts CB, Metraux S, Montgomery AE. Screening for homelessness among individuals initiating medication-assisted treatment for opioid use disorder in the Veterans Health Administration. J Opioid Manag. 2015 Nov-Dec;11(6):459-62. doi: 10.5055/jom.2015.0298. PubMed PMID: 26728642; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC9340820.
Bachhuber MA, McGinty EE, Kennedy-Hendricks A, Niederdeppe J, Barry CL. Messaging to Increase Public Support for Naloxone Distribution Policies in the United States: Results from a Randomized Survey Experiment. PLoS One. 2015;10(7):e0130050. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0130050. eCollection 2015. PubMed PMID: 26132859; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4488484.
Bachhuber MA, Saloner B, Barry CL. What ecologic analyses cannot tell us about medical marijuana legalization and opioid pain medication mortality--reply. JAMA Intern Med. 2015 Apr;175(4):656-7. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2014.8027. PubMed PMID: 25844749.
Mayer VL, Hillier A, Bachhuber MA, Long JA. Food insecurity, neighborhood food access, and food assistance in Philadelphia. J Urban Health. 2014 Dec;91(6):1087-97. doi: 10.1007/s11524-014-9887-2. PubMed PMID: 25047157; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4242852.
Bachhuber MA, Saloner B, Cunningham CO, Feingold J, Barry CL. Could Delaware's medical marijuana law reduce harms from opioid analgesics?. Del Med J. 2014 Nov;86(11):341-3. PubMed PMID: 25647864.
Bachhuber MA, Saloner B, Cunningham CO, Barry CL. Medical cannabis laws and opioid analgesic overdose mortality in the United States, 1999-2010. JAMA Intern Med. 2014 Oct;174(10):1668-73. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2014.4005. PubMed PMID: 25154332; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4392651.
Menzies HJ, Moalosi G, Anisimova V, Gammino V, Sentle C, Bachhuber MA, Bile E, Radisowa K, Kachuwaire O, Basotli J, Maribe T, Makombe R, Shepherd J, Kim B, Samandari T, El-Halabi S, Chirenda J, Cain KP. Increase in anti-tuberculosis drug resistance in Botswana: results from the fourth National Drug Resistance Survey. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2014 Sep;18(9):1026-33. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.13.0749. PubMed PMID: 25189548; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5531285.
Sridharan A, Jain R, Bachhuber MA, Yu Y, Ramesh Kh, Gundabolu K, Friedman EW, Verma AK. Epidemiologic study of myelodysplastic syndromes in a multiethnic, inner city cohort. Exp Hematol Oncol. 2014;3:22. doi: 10.1186/2162-3619-3-22. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 25170429; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4147386.
Bachhuber MA, Southern WN, Cunningham CO. Profiting and providing less care: comprehensive services at for-profit, nonprofit, and public opioid treatment programs in the United States. Med Care. 2014 May;52(5):428-34. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000000121. PubMed PMID: 24638120; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4277871.
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