Christopher Wendel

Research Instructor, Geriatrics, General and Palliative Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Arizona
Biostatistician, Health Services Research Center, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System
Research Instructor, Medicine
Education: 

BS, Biology; Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA (1983)
MS, Epidemiology and Biostatistics; Georgetown University, Washington, DC (1990)
PhD, Epidemiology; Mel & Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ (on-going)

Publications: 

ORIGINAL RESEARCH – PEER-REVIEWED JOURNAL ARTICLES

  1. Wallace L, Pellizarri E, Wendel C. 1991. Total organic concentrations in 2500 personal, indoor, and outdoor air samples collected in the U.S. EPA TEAM studies. Indoor Air 1(4):465-477.
  2. Fass R, Sampliner RE, Malagon IB, Hayden CW, Camargo L, Wendel CS, Garewal HS. Failure of oesophageal acid control in candidates for Barrett’s oesophagus reversal on a very high dose of proton pump inhibitor. Aliment Pharmacol Ther 2000;14:597-602.
  3. Fass R, Ofman JJ, Sampliner RE, Camargo L, Wendel C, Fennerty MB. The Omeprazole test is as sensitive as 24-h oesophageal pH monitoring in diagnosing gastro-oesophageal reflux disease in symptomatic patients with erosive oesophagitis. Aliment Pharmacol Ther 2000;14:389-396.
  4. Fass R, Hell RW, Garewal HS, Martinez P, Pulliam G, Wendel C, Sampliner RE. Correlation of oesophageal acid exposure with Barrett’s oesophagus length. Gut 2001;48:310-313.
  5. Wendel CS, Mohler MJ, Kroesen K, Ampel NM, Gifford AL, Coons SJ. Barriers to Use of Electronic Adherence Monitoring in an HIV Clinic. Ann Pharmacother 2001;35:1010-5.
  6. Hoffman RM, Shah JH, Wendel CS, Dalton C, Adam KD, Duckworth WC, Bokhari SU, Murata GH. Evaluating Once- and Twice-Daily Self-Monitored Blood Glucose Testing Strategies for Stable Insulin-Treated Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: The Diabetes Outcomes in Veterans Study. Diabetes Care 2002; 25: 1744-1748.
  7. Sethi PS, Nance J, Johnson D, Wilke J, Wilson K, Hall R, Romero-Vagedes F, Wilson C, Jones W, Dye D, Dzurick J, Ohm J, Erickson P, Wendel C, Mohler J, Dahiya R, Dick E, Thai H, Goldman S, Rhenman B, Morrison DA. Critical pathway for cardiac rehabilitation in post-CABG patients. Critical Pathways in Cardiology. 2003;2:20-33.
  8. Dahiya R, Nance J, Johnson D, Wilke J, Wilson K, Hall R, Romero-Vagedes F, Wilson C, Jones W, Dye D, Dzurick J, Ohm J, Ericson P, Wendel C, Mohler J, Sethi PS, Thai H, Goldman S, Dick E, Rhenman B, Morrison DA. Critical Pathway for Cardiac Rehabilitation After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. Crit Pathw Cardiol. 2003 Mar;2(1):7-14.
  9. Murata GH, Shah JH, Wendel CS, Hoffman RM, Adam KD, Bokhari SU, Solvas PA, Duckworth WC. Risk factor management in stable, insulin-treated patients with type 2 diabetes. The Diabetes Outcomes in Veterans Study. J Diabetes Complications. 2003;17(4):186-191.
  10. Murata GH, Shah JH, Hoffman RM, Wendel CS, Adam KD, Solvas PA, Bokhari SU, Duckworth WC. Intensified blood glucose self-monitoring improves glycemic control in insulin-treated type 2 diabetes. The Diabetes Outcomes in Veterans Study (DOVES). Diabetes Care 2003; 26: 1759-1763.
  11. Shah JH, Murata GH, Duckworth WC, Hoffman RM, Wendel CS. Factors affecting compliance in type 2 diabetes. Experience from The Diabetes Outcomes in Veterans Study (DOVES). Int J Diab Dev Countries 2003; 23:75-82.
  12. Murata GH, Shah JH, Adam KD, Wendel CS, Bokhari SU, Dalton C, Hoffman RM, Duckworth WC. Factors affecting diabetes knowledge in type 2 diabetic veterans. The Diabetes Outcomes in Veterans Study (DOVES). Diabetologia 2003;46(8): 1170-1178.
  13. Dekel R, Wakelin DE, Wendel C, Green C, Sampliner RE, Garewal HS, Martinez P, Fass R. Progression or regression of Barrett's esophagus--is it all in the eye of the beholder? Amer J Gastroenterology 2003; 98(12):2612-5.
  14. Dekel R, Pearson T, Wendel C, De Garmo P, Fennerty MB, Fass R. Assessment of oesophageal motor function in patients with dysphagia or chest pain - the Clinical Outcomes Research Initiative experience. Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics 2003; 18(11-12):1083-9.
  15. Murata GH, Hoffman RM, Shah JH, Wendel CS, Duckworth WC. A probabilistic model for predicting hypoglycemia in type 2 diabetes mellitus. The Diabetes Outcomes in Veterans Study (DOVES). Arch Intern Med 2004;164:1451-6.
  16. Murata GH, Duckworth WC, Shah JH, Wendel CS, Hoffman RM. Factors affecting hypoglycemia awareness in insulin-treated type 2 diabetes. The Diabetes Outcomes in Veterans Study (DOVES). Diabetes Res Clin Pract 2004;65:61-7.
  17. Murata GH, Duckworth WC, Shah JH, Wendel CS, Hoffman RM. Sources of glucose variability in insulin-treated type 2 diabetes. The Diabetes Outcomes in Veterans Study (DOVES). Clin Endocrinol 2004; 60:451-6.
  18. Murata GH, Hoffman RM, Duckworth WC, Wendel CS, Shah JH. Contributions of weekly mean glucose values to HbA1c in insulin-treated type 2 diabetes. The Diabetes Outcomes in Veterans Study (DOVES). Am J Med Sci 2004;327(6):319-23.
  19. Murata GH, Shah JH, Duckworth WC, Wendel CS, Mohler MJ, Hoffman RM. Food Frequency Questionnaire Results Correlate with Metabolic Control in Insulin-Treated Veterans with Type 2 Diabetes. 2004; J Amer Dietitic Assoc 104(12):1816-1826.
  20. Joish VN. Malone DC. Wendel C. Mohler MJ. Profiling quality of diabetes care in a Veterans Affairs Healthcare System. American Journal of Medical Quality 2004; 19(3):112-20.
  21. Armstrong DG, Lavery LA, Holtz-Neiderer, Mohler MJ, Wendel CS, Nixon BP, Boulton AJM. Variability in Activity May Precede Diabetic Foot Ulceration. Diabetes Care 2004; 27:1980-84.
  22. Murata GH, Duckworth WC, Hoffman RM, Wendel CS, Mohler MJ, Shah JH. Hypoglycemia in type 2 diabetes: a critical review. Biomed Pharmacother 2004;58(10):551-9.
  23. Joish VN. Malone DC. Wendel C. Draugalis JR. Mohler MJ. Development and validation of a diabetes mellitus severity index: a risk-adjustment tool for predicting health care resource use and costs. Pharmacotherapy 2005; 25(5):676-84.
  24. Cunningham V. Mohler MJ. Wendel CS. Hoffman RM. Murata GH. Shah JH. Duckworth WC. Reliability and validity of the DCP among hispanic veterans. Evaluation & the Health Professions 2005; 28(4):447-63.
  25. Murata GH. Duckworth WC. Shah JH. Wendel CS. Mohler MJ. Hoffman RM. Hypoglycemia in stable, insulin-treated veterans with type 2 diabetes: a prospective study of 1662 episodes. Journal of Diabetes & its Complications 2005; 19(1):10-7.
  26. Krouse RS, Mohler MJ, Wendel C, Grant M, Baldwin CM, Rawl SM, McCorkle R, Rosenfeld K, Ko CY, Schmidt CM, Coons SJ. The VA Ostomy Health-Related Quality of Life Study: objectives, methods, and patient sample. Curr Med Res Opin. 2006 Mar; 22(4):781-91.
  27. Wendel CS, Shah JH, Duckworth WC, Hoffman RM, Mohler MJ, Murata GH. Racial and ethnic disparities in the control of cardiovascular risk factors in southwestern American veterans: the Diabetes Outcomes in Veterans Study. BMC Health Services Research 2006; 6:58.
  28. Lavery LA, Armstrong DG, Wunderlich RP, Mohler MJ, Wendel CS, Lipsky BA. Risk Factors for Foot Infections in Individuals with Diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2006; 29:1288-1293.
  29. Coons SJ, Chongpison Y, Wendel CS, Grant M, Krouse RS. Overall quality of life and difficulty paying for ostomy supplies in the VA Ostomy Health-Related Quality of Life Study: an exploratory analysis. Med Care 2007;45: 891–895.
  30. Krouse RS, Grant M, Wendel CS, Mohler MJ, Rawl SM, Baldwin CM, Coons SJ, McCorkle R, Ko CY, Schmidt CM. A Mixed-Methods Evaluation of Health-Related Quality of Life for Male Veterans with and without Intestinal Stomas. Dis Colon Rectum 2007 Dec; 50(12):2054-2066.
  31. Armstrong DG, Holtz-Neiderer K, Wendel C, Mohler MJ, Kimbriel HR, Lavery LA. Skin temperature monitoring reduces the risk for diabetic foot ulceration in high-risk patients. Am J Med. 2007 Dec;120(12):1042-6.
  32. Jain S, McGory ML, Ko CY, Sverdlik A, Tomlinson JS, Wendel CS , Coons SJ, Rawl SM , Schmidt CM, Grant M, McCorkle R, Mohler MJ, Baldwin C, Krouse RS. Comorbidities play a larger role in predicting quality of life compared to having an ostomy. Am J Surg 2007 194(6):774-9.
  33. Mitchell KA, Rawl SM, Schmidt CM, Grant M, Ko C, Baldwin CM, Wendel C, Hickey S, Bangel N, Krouse RS. Embarrassment Linked to Quality of Life Outcomes for Veterans with Intestinal Ostomies. J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs. 2007 September/October; 34(5):524-532.
  34. Schey R, Dickman R, Parthasarathy S, Quan SF, Wendel C, Merchant J, Powers J, Han B, Handel DV, Fass R. Sleep deprivation is hyperalgesic in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Gastroenterology 2007;133:1787-95
  35. Symms MR, Rawl SM, Grant M, Wendel CS, Coons SJ, Hickey S, Baldwin CM, Krouse RS. Sexual Health and Quality of Life among Male Veterans with Intestinal Ostomies. Clin Nurs Spec 2008 January/February;22(1):30-40.
  36. Fass R, Naliboff B, Fass S, Peleg N, Wendel C, Malagon I, Mayer E. The Effect of Auditory Stress on Perception of Intraesophageal Acid in Patients with Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease. Gastroenterology 2008 Mar;134(3):696-705.
  37. Mohler MJ, Coons SJ, Hornbrook MC, Herrinton LJ, Wendel CS, Grant M, Krouse RS. The Health-Related Quality of Life in Long-Term Colorectal Cancer Survivors Study: objectives, methods and patient sample. Current Medical Research and Opinion 2008;24:2059-2070.
  38. Schey R, Shapiro M, Navarro-Rodriguez T, Fass S, Han B, Wendel C, Fass R. Comparison of the Different Characteristics of Sensed Reflux Events among Different Heartburn Groups.
  39. Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology 2008 43(8):699-704.
  40. Pittman J, Rawl SM, Schmidt CM, Grant M, Ko CY, Wendel C, Krouse RS. Demographic and Clinical Factors related to Ostomy Complications and Quality of Life in Veterans with an Ostomy. J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs. 2008 Sep-Oct;35(5):493-503.
  41. Mills JL Sr, Duong ST, Leon LR Jr, Goshima KR, Ihnat DM, Wendel CS, Gruessner A. Comparison of the effects of open and endovascular aortic aneurysm repair on long-term renal function using chronic kidney disease staging based on glomerular filtration rate. J Vasc Surg 2008 Jun;47:1141-9.
  42. McMullen CK, Hornbrook MC, Grant M, Baldwin CM, Wendel CS, Mohler MJ, Altschuler A, Ramirez M, Krouse RS. The greatest challenges reported by long-term colorectal cancer survivors with stomas. J Support Oncol. 2008 Apr;6(4):175-82.
  43. Baldwin CM, Grant M, Wendel C, Rawl S, Schmidt CM, Ko C, Krouse RS. Influence of intestinal stoma on spiritual quality of life of U.S. veterans. J Holist Nurs. 2008 Sep;26(3):185-94.
  44. Gasiorowska A, Navarro-Rodriguez T, Dickman R, Wendel C, Moty B, Powers J, Willis MR, Koenig K, Ibuki Y, Thai H, Fass R. The effect of Johrei on symptoms of patients with functional chest pain (FCP)—A pilot study. Aliment Pharmacol Ther 2008; 29: 126–134.
  45. Shah J, Wendel C, Mohler M, Brown V, Plummer E, Duckworth W, Murata G. Effect of attitudes, depression and provider relationships on compliance with self monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) and glycemic control (A1c) in insulin-treated type 2 diabetic patients. Summary Presentation Proceedings, 13th International congress of endocrinology. International Society of Endocrinology. Bologna: Medimond 2008.
  46. Lavery LA, Peters EJ, Armstrong DG, Wendel CS, Murdoch DP, Lipsky BA. Risk factors for developing osteomyelitis in patients with diabetic foot wounds. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2009; 83(3):347-52.
  47. Murata GH, Duckworth WC, Shah JH, Wendel CS, Mohler MJ, Hoffman RM. Blood glucose monitoring is associated with better glycemic control in type 2 diabetes: a database study. J Gen Intern Med. 2009 Jan;24(1):48-52.
  48. Lundy JJ, Coons SJ, Wendel C, Hornbrook MC, Herrinton L, Grant M, Krouse RS. Exploring household income as a predictor of psychological well-being among long-term colorectal cancer survivors. Qual Life Res. 2009 Mar;18(2):157-61.
  49. Baldwin CM, Grant M, Wendel C, Hornbrook MC, Herrinton L, McMullen C, Krouse RS. Gender Differences in Sleep Disruption and Fatigue on Quality of Life Among Persons with Ostomies. J Clinical Sleep Medicine 2009;5(4):335-343.
  50. Altschuler A, Ramirez M, Grant M, Wendel C, Hornbrook MC, Herrinton LJ, Krouse R. The Influence of Husbands’ or Partners’ Support on Women’s Psychosocial Adjustment to Having an Ostomy Resulting from Colorectal Cancer. J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs 2009;36:299-305.
  51. Krouse RS, Herrinton L, Grant M, Wendel C, Green SB, Mohler MJ, Baldwin CM, McMullen CK, Rawl SM, Matayoshi, E, Coons SJ, Hornbrook MC. Health-related Quality of Life among Long-term Rectal Cancer Survivors with an Ostomy: Manifestations by Sex. Journal of Clinical Oncology 2009; 27(28):4664-70.
  52. Gasiorowska A, Navarro-Rodriguez T, Wendel C, Krupinski E, Perry ZH, Koenig K, Moty B, Powers J, Fass R. Comparison of the degree of duodenogastroesophageal reflux and acid reflux between patients who failed to respond and those who were successfully treated with a proton pump inhibitor once daily. Am J Gastroenterol. 2009;104(8):2005-13.
  53. Gasiorowska A, Navarro-Rodriguez T, Dickman R, Wendel C, Moty B, Powers J, Willis M, Koenig K, Ibuki Y, Thai H, Fass R. [The effect of alternative therapies on symptoms of patients with functional chest pain--pilot study with Johrei healing technique] Pol Merkur Lekarski. 2009 May;26(155):425-9. Polish.
  54. Jensen V, Prasad A, Smith A, Raju M, Wendel C, Schmelz M, Leyva W, Warneke J, Krouse R. Prognostic criteria for non-well differentiated squamous cell cancer of the skin. J Surg Res 2010;159:509-516.
  55. Liu L, Herrinton LJ, Hornbrook MC, Wendel CS, Grant M, Krouse RS. Early and Late Complications among Long-Term Colorectal Cancer Survivors with Ostomy or Anastomosis. Dis Colon Rectum 2010; 53(2):200-12.
  56. Poh CH, Gasiorowska A, Navarro-Rodriguez T, Willis MR, Hargadon D, Noelck N, Mohler J, Wendel C, Fass R. Upper Gastrointestinal Tract Findings in Patients With Heartburn Who Failed PPI Treatment versus Those off Antireflux Treatment. Gastrointest Endosc 2010;71:28-34.
  57. Byers M, Allison KM, Wendel CS, Lee JK. Prazosin Versus Quetiapine for Nighttime Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms in Veterans: An Assessment of Long-Term Comparative Effectiveness and Safety. J Clin Psychopharmacol 2010;30(3):225-9.
  58. Mosier J, Itty A, Sanders A, Mohler J, Wendel C, Poulsen J, Shellenberger J, Clark L, Bobrow B. Cardiocerebral resuscitation is associated with improved survival and neurologic outcome from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in elders. Acad Emerg Med. 2010; 17(3):269-75.
  59. Popek S, Grant M, Gemmill R, Wendel CS, Mohler MJ, Rawl SM, Baldwin CM, Ko CY, Schmidt CM, Krouse RS. Overcoming challenges: life with an ostomy. Am J Surg. 2010 Nov;200(5):640-5. PMID: 21056145
  60. Horner DJ, Wendel CS, Skeps R, Rawl SM, Grant M, Schmidt CM, Ko CY, Krouse RS. Positive correlation of employment and psychological well-being for veterans with major abdominal surgery. Am J Surg. 2010 Nov;200(5):585-90. PMID: 21056133.
  61. Hornbrook MC, Wendel C, Coons SJ, Grant M, Herrinton L, Mohler MJ, Baldwin CM, McMullen CK, Green SB, Altschuler A, Rawl S, Krouse RS. Complications Among Colorectal Cancer Survivors: SF-6D Preference-Weighted Quality of Life Scores. Med Care. 2011;49(3):321-326. PMID: 21224741
  62. Mohler MJ, Wendel CS, Mosier J, Itty A, Fain M, Clark L, Bobrow B, Sanders AB, MD. Cardiocerebral Resuscitation (CCR) Improves Out-of-Hospital Survival in Elders. J Amer Geriatrics Society J Am Geriatr Soc. 2011 May;59(5):822-6. PMID: 21568953
  63. Poh CH, Hershcovici T, Gasiorowska A, Navarro-Rodriguez T, Willis MR, Powers J, Ashpole N, Wendel CS, Noelck N, Fass R. The effect of antireflux treatment on patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease undergoing a mental arithmetic stressor. Neurogastroenterol Motil Neurogastroenterol Motil. 2011 Nov;23(11):e489-96 PMID: 21366805
  64. Grant M, McMullen CK, Altschuler A, Mohler MJ, Hornbrook MC, Herrinton LJ, Wendel CS, Baldwin CM, Krouse RS. Gender differences in quality of life among long-term colorectal cancer survivors with ostomies. Oncol Nurs Forum. 2011 Sep 1;38(5):587-96. PMID: 21875846
  65. Hershcovici T, Wendel CS, Fass R. Symptom Indexes in Refractory Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: Overrated or Misunderstood? Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2011 Oct;9(10):816-7. PMID: 21791195
  66. Budhiraja R, Parthasarathy S, Budhiraja P, Habib MP, Wendel C, Quan SF. Insomnia in Patients with COPD. Sleep 2012 Mar 1;35(3):369-75. PMID: 22379243
  67. Grant M, McMullen CK, Altschuler A, Hornbrook MC, Herrinton LJ, Wendel CS, Baldwin CM, Krouse RS. Irrigation practices in long-term survivors of colorectal cancer with colostomies. Clin J Oncol Nurs 2012 Oct;16(5):514-9. PMID: 23022935
  68. Ianas V, Berg E, Mohler MJ, Wendel C, Klotz SA. Antiretroviral therapy protects against frailty in HIV-1 infection. J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care. 2013 Jan-Feb;12(1):62-6. doi: 10.1177/1545109712457241. Epub 2012 Oct 4. PubMed PMID: 23042791.
  69. Grant M, McCorkle R, Hornbrook MC, Wendel CS, Krouse R. Development of a chronic care ostomy self-management program. J Cancer Educ. 2013 Mar;28(1):70-8. doi: 10.1007/s13187-012-0433-1. PubMed PMID: 23104143
  70. Khan MF, Wendel CS, Movahed MR. Prevention of post-coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) atrial fibrillation: efficacy of prophylactic beta-blockers in the modern era: a meta-analysis of latest randomized controlled trials. Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol. 2013 Jan;18(1):58-68. doi: 10.1111/anec.12004. Epub 2012 Nov 22. PubMed PMID: 23347027.
  71. Khan MF, Wendel CS, Thai HM, Movahed MR. Effects of percutaneous revascularization of chronic total occlusions on clinical outcomes: a meta-analysis comparing successful versus failed percutaneous intervention for chronic total occlusion. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2013 Jul 1;82(1):95-107. doi: 10.1002/ccd.24863. Epub 2013 Mar 25. Review. PubMed PMID: 23413111.
  72. Bulkley J, McMullen CK, Hornbrook MC, Grant M, Altschuler A, Wendel CS, Krouse RS. Spiritual well-being in long-term colorectal cancer survivors with ostomies. Psychooncology. 2013 Nov;22(11):2513-21. doi: 10.1002/pon.3318. Epub 2013 Jun 7. PubMed PMID: 23749460.
  73. Parthasarathy S, Wendel C, Haynes PL, Atwood C, Kuna S. A pilot study of CPAP adherence promotion by peer buddies with sleep apnea. J Clin Sleep Med. 2013 Jun 15;9(6):543-50. doi: 10.5664/jcsm.2744. PubMed PMID: 23772186
  74. Skeps R, McMullen CK, Wendel CS, Bulkley J, Grant M, Mohler J, Hornbrook MC, Krouse RS, Herrinton LJ. Changes in body mass index and stoma related problems in the elderly. J Geriatr Oncol. 2013 Jan;4(1):84-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jgo.2012.10.172. Epub 2012 Oct 27. PubMed PMID: 24071496
  75. Mohler J, D'Huyvetter K, O'Neill L, Clemens C, Waer A, Began V, Wendel C, Fain M. Development of an Enhanced Interprofessional Chief Resident Immersion Training (IP-CRIT) Program. Gerontol Geriatr Educ. 2013 Nov 5. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 24191853.

ABSTRACTS (PEER REVIEWED)

  1. Wendel CS, Dalton C, Shah JH, Duckworth WC, Bokhari SU, Montagnini MT, Adam KD, Murata GH. Access barriers, lifestyle and glycemic control in insulin-treated veterans with type II diabetes—a comparison of Hispanic and non-Hispanic whites in the southwest. Abstracts 2001; 157. Presentation and abstract, Department of Veterans Affairs, HSR&D Service 19th Annual Meeting, Feb 2001, Washington, DC.
  2. Adam KD, Dalton C, Murata GH, Duckworth WC, Wendel CS, Bokhari SU, Montagnini MT, Shah JH. Factors affecting diabetes knowledge in insulin-treated veterans with type II diabetes mellitus. HSR&D Annual Meeting Abstracts 2001; 82.
  3. Murata GH, Adam KD, Hoffman RM, Wendel CS, Dalton C, Montagnini MT, Bokhari SU, Shah JH, Duckworth WC. The risks of hypo- and hyperglycemia in insulin-treated, type II diabetic veterans. HSR&D Annual Meeting Abstracts 2001; 123.Poster and abstract, Department of Veterans Affairs, HSR&D Service 19th Annual Meeting, Feb 2001, Washington, DC.
  4. Murata GH, Hoffman RM, Wendel CS, Adam KD, Dalton C, Montagnini MT, Bokhari SU, Duckworth WC, Shah JH. Can insulin-treated veterans with type II diabetes mellitus monitor their blood sugars four times daily? HSR&D Annual Meeting Abstracts 2001; 124.
  5. Hoffman RM, Wendel CS, Dalton C, Adam KD, Duckworth WC, Shah JH, Bokhari SU, Murata GH. Selecting a parsimonious blood glucose monitoring strategy for insulin-treated veterans with type II diabetes mellitus. HSR&D Annual Meeting Abstracts 2001: 171.
  6. Shah J, Duckworth W, Dalton C, Adam K, Bokhari S, Wendel C, Hoffman R, Murata G. A parsimonious cost-effective blood glucose (BG) monitoring (BGM) strategy for insulin-treated type 2 diabetic (DM-2) patients (pts). [Presented to the 61st Scientific Session of the American Diabetes Association. Philadelphia PA, June 2001].
  7. Duckworth WC, Shah JH, Hoffman RM, Adam KD, Wendel CS, Bokhari SU, Dalton C, Solvas P, Murata GH. A proposal for improving glycemic control in insulin-treated veterans with type 2 diabetes mellitus. 2002 HSR&D Meeting Abstracts: 47. Presented to the 20th Annual Meeting of the Health Services Research and Development Service of the Department of Veterans Affairs. Washington DC, February 2002.
  8. Wendel CS, Murata GH, Shah JH, Bokhari SU, Solvas P, Adam KD, Duckworth WC. Factors affecting body mass index (BMI) in type 2 diabetes mellitus. Diabetes 2002; 51(suppl 2): A405. [Presented at the American Diabetes Association 62rd Scientific Sessions, San Francisco, 2002]
  9. Wendel CS, Shah JH, Duckworth WC, Hoffman RM, Bokhari SU, Solvas PA, Adam KD, Murata GH. Ethnic and racial variation in glycemic control and treatment intensity among veterans with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Diabetes 2002; 51(suppl 2): A217. [Presented at the American Diabetes Association 62rd Scientific Sessions, San Francisco, 2002.]
  10. Shah JH, Murata GH, White RE, Hoffman RM, Wendel CS, Solvas PA, Adam KD, Bokhari SU, Duckworth WC. Factors affecting adherence to American Diabetes Association Dietary Recommendations (ADA-DR) by insulin-treated type 2 diabetic patients (DP). Diabetes 2002; 51(suppl 2): A62. [presented to the 62nd Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes Association. San Francisco CA, June 2002].
  11. Murata GH, Duckworth WC, Adam KD, Hoffman RM, Solvas P, Bokhari SU, Wendel CS, Shah JH. Barriers to exercise in insulin-treated veterans with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Diabetes 2002; 51(suppl 2): A245. [presented to the 62nd Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes Association. San Francisco CA, June 2002].
  12. Murata GH, Shah JH, Bokhari SU, Solvas P, Michael C, Wendel CS, Adam KD, Duckworth WC. Validation of the Diabetes Care Profile in insulin-treated veterans with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Diabetes 2002; 51(suppl 2): A445. [presented to the 62nd Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes Association. San Francisco CA, June 2002].
  13. Bokhari SU, Duckworth WC, Shah JH, Wendel CS, Adam KD, Hoffman RM, Solvas PA, Murata GH. Determinants of glycemic control in stable, insulin-treated type 2 diabetic veterans. Diabetes 2002; 51(suppl 1): A618.
  14. Shah JH, Murata GH, Duckworth WC, Hoffman RM, Wendel CS. Factors affecting compliance in type 2 diabetes patients: experience from the Diabetes Outcomes in Veterans Study (DOVES). [presented as the Professor M. Viswanathan Memorial Oration for the Research Society for the Study of Diabetes in India (RSSDI). Chochin, India, October 2002]
  15. Hoffman RM, Shah JH, Duckworth WC, Wendel CS, Murata GH. Hypoglycemia in stable insulin-treated patients with type 2 diabetes. J Gen Intern Med 2003; 18 (suppl 1): 148. Poster presentation. 26th Annual Meeting of the Society of General Internal Medicine. Vancouver, Canada. May 3, 2003.
  16. Hoffman R, Duckworth W, Shah J, Solvas P, Adam K, Wendel C, Bokhari S, Murata G. Intensified self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) improves glycemic control in type 2 diabetes. Diabetes 2003;52(suppl 1):A96. [presented to the 63rd Scientific Session of the American Diabetes Association. New Orleans LA, June 13-17, 2003].
  17. Hoffman R, Shah J, Duckworth W, Solvas P, Bokhari S, Adam K, Wendel C, Murata G. Week-to-week variation in the contribution of blood glucose to hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) in type 2 diabetes. Diabetes 2003;52(suppl 1):A96. [presented to the 63rd Scientific Session of the American Diabetes Association. New Orleans LA, June 13-17, 2003].
  18. Wendel C, Shah J, Hoffman R, Duckworth W, Adam K, Solvas P, Bokhari S, Murata G. Sources of glucose variation in type 2 diabetes. Diabetes 2003;52(suppl 1):A137. [presented to the 63rd Scientific Session of the American Diabetes Association. New Orleans LA, June 13-17, 2003].
  19. Murata G, Duckworth W, Shah J, Wendel C, Adam K, Bokhari S, Solvas P, Hoffman R. Clinical determinants of hypoglycemia in stable, insulin-treated type 2 diabetes. Diabetes 2003;62(suppl 1):A464.
  20. Murata G, Duckworth W, Hoffman R, Wendel C, Bokhari S, Adam K, Solvas P, Shah J. The role of intensified blood glucose self-monitoring in predicting long-term hypoglycemia in type 2 diabetes. Diabetes 2003;62(suppl 1):A464.
  21. Wendel C, Shah J, Duckworth W, Hoffman R, Bokhari S, Adam K, Solvas P, Murata G. Clinical factors affecting hypoglycemia perception in insulin-treated type 2 diabetes. Diabetes 2003;62(suppl 1):A465.
  22. Duckworth W, Hoffman R, Shah J, Wendel C, Adam K, Bokhari S, Solvas P, Murata G. Diet, insulin treatment and glycemic control in type 2 diabetes. Diabetes 2003;62(suppl 1):A497.
  23. Shah J, Hoffman R, Duckworth W, Wendel C, Bokhari S, Adam K, Solvas P, Murata G. The beneficial effect of oral hypoglycemic agents in a cohort of insulin-treated patients with type 2 diabetes (DM). Diabetes 2003;62(suppl 1):A497.
  24. Murata G, Shah JH, Wendel CS, Hoffman RM, Bokhari SU, Adam KD, Solvas PA, Duckworth WC. Hypoglycemia in insulin treated stable type 2 DM: Diabetes Outcomes in Veterans Study (DOVES). Diabetologia 2003;46(suppl 2): A35. [presented to the 18th World Congress of the International Diabetes Federation. Paris, France, August 2003].
  25. Shah JH, Duckworth WC, Hoffman RM, Wendel CS, Bokhari SU, Adam KD, Solvas PA, Murata GH. The effect of glucose monitoring in insulin requiring subjects with Type 2 DM. Diabetes Outcomes in Veterans Study (DOVES). Diabetologia 2003;46(suppl 2):A240. [presented to the 18th World Congress of the International Diabetes Federation. Paris, France, August 2003].
  26. Shah J, Murata G, Duckworth W, Wendel C, Mohler M, Hoffman R. Food Frequency questionnaire results correlate with metabolic control in insulin-treated veterans with type 2 diabetes. The Diabetes Outcomes in Veterans Study (DOVES). [presented to the 12th International Congress of Endocrinology. Lisbon, Portugal, August 2004].
  27. Baldwin CM, Wendel C, Mohler MJ, Grant M, Rawl S, Ko C, Rosenfeld K, Schmidt C, Krouse RS. Influence of ostomy type on fatigue and quality of sleep in military veterans. Sleep 2005; 28:A290.
  28. Baldwin CM, Wendel C, Grant M, Hornbrook M, Ramirez M, McMullen C, Herrinton L, Mohler M, Krouse R. Spiritual QOL of Persons with Intestinal Ostomies. Annals of Behavioral Medicine 2008; 35(S1):s158.
  29. Baldwin CM, Wendel C, Hornbrook MC, Grant M, Herrinton L, McMullen C, Krouse RS. Influence of Gender on Fatigue and Sleep Quality of Persons with Ostomies. Sleep 2008;31:A293.
  30. Baldwin CM, Wendel C, Hornbrook MC, Grant M, Herrinton L, McMullen C, Krouse RS. Fatigue and Sleep Quality of Persons with Ostomies: Gender Differences. The Permanente Journal Fall 2008; 12(4):90-91.
  31. Krouse RS, Grant M, Mohler J, Wendel C, Altschuler A, McMullen C, Coons SJ, Baldwin C, Green S, Hornbrook MC, Herrinton L. Control of Bowel Function by Colorectal Cancer Survivors with Permanent Intestinal Stomas: Behavioral Strategies. The Permanente Journal 2008.
  32. Baldwin CM, Wendel C, Hornbrook MC, Ramirez M, McMullen C, Herrinton L, Mohler MJ, Krouse RS. Spiritual QOL of Persons with Intestinal Ostomies. The Permanente Journal 2008.
  33. Lundy JJ, Coons SJ, Wendel CS, Hornbrook MC, Herrinton LJ, Grant M, Krouse RS. Household income as a predictor of psychological well-being among long-term colorectal cancer survivors. Value in Health 2008;11(3):A74.
  34. Herrinton LJ, Liu L, Hornbrook MC, Grant M, Wendel CS, Coons SJ, Mohler MJ, Baldwin CM, Matayoshi E, Green SB, Krouse RS. Early and Late Complications Among Long-term Colorectal Cancer Survivors With and Without Ostomy. American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting, May 30-June 3, 2008, Chicago, IL. Annual Meeting Proceedings 2008.
  35. Hornbrook MC, Wendel CS, Grant M, Herrinton LJ, Mohler MJ, Baldwin CM, McMullen CK, Coons SJ, Green SB, Krouse RS. Predictors of Preference-based Health-related Quality of Life among Long-term Colorectal Cancer Survivors. 4th Biennial Cancer Survivorship Research Conference, June 18-20, 2008, Atlanta, GA
  36. Krouse RS, Grant M, Herrinton LJ, Wendel CS, Mohler MJ, Baldwin CM, McMullen CK, Rawl SM, Coons SJ, Matayoshi E, Green SB, Hornbrook MC. Health-related Quality of Life among Long-term Colorectal Cancer Survivors with and without Intestinal Stomas. 4th Biennial Cancer Survivorship Research Conference, June 18-20, 2008, Atlanta, GA.
  37. Jain S, McGory ML, Ko CY, Sverdlik A, Tomlinson JS, Wendel CS , Coons SJ, Rawl SM , Schmidt CM, Grant M, McCorkle R, Mohler MJ, Baldwin C, Krouse RS. Comorbidities Play a Larger Role in Predicting Quality of Life Compared to Having an Ostomy. Southwestern Surgical Congress, March 25-28, 2007, Palm Springs, CA. Accepted.
  38. Jensen V, Prasad A, Smith A, Raju M, Wendel C, Schmelz M, Leyva W, Warneke J, Krouse R. Prognostic value of immunohistopathological analysis of non-well differentiated squamous cell cancer of the skin. Association of VA Surgeons Annual Meeting, May 10-12, 2007, Little Rock, AR.
  39. Grant M, Krouse R, Mohler MJ, Wendel C, McMullen C, Hornbrook MC, Baldwin C, Ramirez M, Herrinton L, Altschuler A. Dietary Adjustments Reported by Colorectal Cancer (CRC) Survivors with Permanent Ostomies. American Association for Cancer Education, October 11-13, 2007, Birmingham, AL.
  40. Krouse RS, Grant M, Mohler J, Wendel C, Altschuler A, McMullen C, Coons SJ, Baldwin C, Green S, Hornbrook MC, Herrinton L. Control of Bowel Function by Long-term Colorectal Cancer Survivors with Permanent Intestinal Stomas. Arizona Health Sciences Biomedical
  41. Research Poster Forum, October 17, 2007, Tucson, AZ.
  42. Mohler MJ, Wendel CS, Brown V, Plummer E, Adam K, Collier K, Duckworth WC, Shah JH, Murata GH. Minority Disparities: A Comparison of Two Cohorts of Southwestern Insulin-Using Veterans . Abstracts 2008; 3028. Presentation and abstract, Department of Veterans Affairs, HSR&D Service 26th Annual Meeting, Feb 2008, Baltimore, MD
  43. Baldwin CM, Wendel C, Grant M, Hornbrook M, Ramirez M, McMullen C, Herrinton L, Mohler M, Krouse R. Spiritual QOL of Persons with Intestinal Ostomies. Society of Behavioral Medicine Annual Meeting, March 26-29, 2008, San Diego, CA. Accepted.
  44. Baldwin CM, Wendel C, Hornbrook MC, Grant M, Herrinton L, Mohler MJ, McMullen C, Krouse RS. Fatigue and Sleep Quality of Persons with Ostomies: Gender Differences. 14th Annual HMO Research Network Conference, April 13-16, 2008, Minneapolis, MN. Accepted, Poster Presentation.
  45. Krouse RS, Grant M, Mohler J, Wendel C, Altschuler A, McMullen C, Coons SJ, Baldwin C, Green S, Hornbrook MC, Herrinton L. Control of Bowel Function by Colorectal Cancer Survivors with Permanent Intestinal Stomas: Behavioral Strategies. 14th Annual HMO Research Network Conference, April 13-16, 2008, Minneapolis, MN. Accepted, Poster Presentation.
  46. Baldwin CM, Wendel C, Hornbrook MC, Ramirez M, McMullen C, Herrinton L, Mohler MJ, Krouse RS. Spiritual Quality of Life of Long-term Colorectal Cancer Survivors with Permanent Intestinal Stomas. 14th Annual HMO Research Network Conference, April 13-16, 2008, Minneapolis, MN. Accepted, Oral Presentation.
  47. Smith A, Prasad A, Jensen V, Wendel CS, Kapali M, Raju M, Schmelz M, Leyva W, Krouse RS. Aggressive Squamous Cell Cancer of the Skin: Clinical, Pathologic, and Immunohistochemical Predictors of Survival. Association of VA Surgeons Annual Meeting, May 4-6, 2008, Dallas, TX. Accepted, Oral Presentation.
  48. Wendel CS, Mohler MJ, Brown B, Plummer E, Shah JH, Duckworth WC, Lebowitz MD, Adam K, Collier K, Murata GH. Barriers to Self Monitoring of Blood Glucose in Southwestern Hispanic and non-Hispanic White Insulin-Treated Type 2 Diabetics. Presented at American Diabetes Association 2008 Scientific Sessions, San Francisco, CA June 6-10.
  49. Hornbrook MC, Wendel CS, Coons SJ, Grant M, Herrinton LJ, Mohler MJ, Baldwin CM, McMullen CK, Green SB, Altschuler A, Krouse RS. Predictors of SF-6D Scores Among Long-term Colorectal Cancer Survivors. 4th Biennial Cancer Survivorship Research Conference, June 18-20, 2008, Atlanta, GA. Accepted, Poster Presentation.
  50. Krouse RS, Grant M, Herrinton LJ, Wendel CS, Mohler MJ, Baldwin CM, McMullen CK, Rawl SM, Coons SJ, Matayoshi E, Green SB, Hornbrook MC. Health-related Quality of Life among Long-term Colorectal Cancer Survivors with and without Intestinal Stomas. 4th Biennial Cancer Survivorship Research Conference, June 18-20, 2008, Atlanta, GA. Accepted, Poster Presentation.
  51. Parthasarathy S, Subramanian S, Wendel C, Quan SF. Effect of Sleep Medicine Specialists and American Academy of Sleep Medicine Accreditation on Management of Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Sleep 2008;31:A352.
  52. Shah JH, Wendel CS, Mohler MJ, Brown, V, Plummer E, Duckworth WC, Murata GH. Effect of Attitudes (ATT), Depression (DP) and Provider Relationship (PR) on Compliance with Self Monitoring of Blood Glucose (SMBG) and Glycemic Control (A1c) in Insulin-Treated Type 2 Diabetics. International Congress of Endocrinology. International Society of Endocrinology., Rio de Janeiro, November 2008.
  53. McMullen CK, Hornbrook MC, Herrinton LJ, Altschuler A, Grant M, Wendel C, Coons SJ, Green SB, Mohler MJ, Baldwin CM, Ramirez M, Krouse RS. Kaiser Permanente Northern California Improving Survivorship Care for Long-Term Colorectal Cancer Survivors: Key Findings of a 5-Year Study. 15th Annual HMO Research Network Conference, April 26-29, 2009, Danville, PA. Accepted, Oral Presentation.
  54. Mohler MJ, Wendel C, Mosier J, Itty A, Poulsen J, Shellenberger J, Lani Clark, Bobrow B, Sanders A. The Effectiveness of Cardiocerebral Resuscitation in the Aging. Accepted for presentation at American Geriatrics Society Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL 2009.
  55. Itty A, Mosier J, Sanders A, Mohler J, Wendel C, Shellenberger J, Poulson J, Bobrow B. Cardiocerebral resuscitation improves survival from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest in the elderly. Acad Emerg Med 2009; 16 (4 Suppl): S212.
  56. Poulsen J, Shellenberger J, Itty A, Mosier J, Wendel C, Mohler J, Bobrow B, Sanders A. Predictors of survival from out-of-hospital cardiac arrest do not change with age. Acad Emerg Med 2009; 16 (4 Suppl): S151 - S152.
  57. Shanmugasundaram M, Fain M, Mohler J, Wendel C, Alpert J. Predictors of recurrent cardiovascular hospitalization in patients with diastolic heart failure. Poster presented at 13th Annual Scientific National Meeting of Heart Failure Society of America, 2009; Boston, MA.
  58. Shanmugasundaram, M, Fain M, Mohler. Wendel C, Alpert J. Predictors of Recurrent Cardiovascular Hospitalizations in Patients with Diastolic Heart Failure. Journal of Cardiac Failure. 2009 Sept:15(6): S 121.
  59. Wendel C, Shah J, Mohler M, Brown V, Plummer E, Duckworth W, Murata G. Barriers to Self Monitoring of Blood Glucose in Southwestern Hispanic and non-Hispanic White Insulin-Treated Type 2 Diabetics. Presented at World Congress for Prevention of Diabetes and its Complications, Dresden, Germany, Apr 8-11, 2010.
  60. Cobb M, Tallman N, Grant M, McCorkle R, Hornbrook MC, Wendel CS, Folkman S, Hibbard J, Krouse RS. HRQOL-enhancing Ostomy Self-management Intervention for Colorectal Cancer Survivors. 2010 WOCN/WCET Joint Conference, June 12-16, 2010, Phoenix, AZ. Accepted, poster presentation (to be published in JWOCN Supplement).
  61. Krouse RS, Grant M, Wendel CS, McMullen CK, Bulkley JE, Ramirez M, Altschuler A, Coons SJ, Hornbrook MC, Herrinton LJ. Dietary and Behavioral Adjustments to Control Bowel Function for Long-term Colorectal Cancer Survivors. 5th Biennial Cancer Survivorship Research Conference: Recovery and Beyond, June 17-19, 2010, Washington, DC. (Accepted, poster presentation)
  62. Grant M, McMullen CK, Altschuler A, Hornbrook MC, Wendel CS, Krouse RS. Long-term Survivors of Colorectal Cancer (CRC) with Ostomies: Irrigation Dilemmas. MASCC/ISOO 2010 International Symposium on Supportive Care in Cancer, June 24-26, 2010, Vancouver, BC, Canada. (Accepted, poster presentation)
  63. Hornbrook MC, Wendel CS, Coons SJ, Grant M, Herrinton LJ, Mohler MJ, Baldwin CM, McMullen CK, Green SB, Altschuler A, Rawl SM, Krouse RS. Predictors of SF-6D Scores Among Long-term Colorectal Cancer Survivors. AcademyHealth 2010 Annual Research Meeting, June 27-29, 2010, Boston, MA. (Accepted, poster presentation)
  64. Wendel CS, Mohler MJ, Brown V, Plummer E, Shah JH, Duckworth WC, Lebowitz M, Murata GH. Social Barriers and Attitudes towards Diabetes in Hispanic Insulin-using Type 2 Diabetics in Southwestern VA Care. Presented at VA HSR&D meeting VA Equity Research: Moving the Field Forward, September 2010, Boston, MA
  65. Skeps R, Wendel CS, Cobb M, Tallman NJ, Grant M, McCorkle R, Hornbrook MC, Krouse RS. Survivors with Ostomies: Benefits of Peer Ostomates. American Psychosocial Oncology Society 9th Annual Conference, February 23-25, 2012, Miami, FL. (Accepted, poster presentation)
  66. Grant M, McCorkle R, Cobb M, Tallman NJ, Skeps R, Wendel CS, Hornbrook MC, Krouse RS. Recruiting Strategies for a Community-focused Educational-support Group. American Psychosocial Oncology Society 9th Annual Conference, February 23-25, 2012, Miami, FL. (Accepted, poster presentation)
  67. Hornbrook MC, McMullen CK, Bulkley JE, Wendel C, Altschuler A, Grant M, Temple LKF, Herrinton LJ, Krouse RS. Long-term Rectal Cancer Survivors: Perceived Effects of Cancer on Work and Volunteering. 18th Annual HMO Research Network Conference, April 29 - May 2, 2012, Seattle, WA. (Accepted, poster presentation)
  68. Wendel C, Fotieo G, Shah JH, Felicetta J, Curtis B, Murata G. Incidence of Non-Severe Hypoglycemia among Veterans in the US: A prospective observational study. Accepted for publication at American Diabetes Scientific Sessions, Philadelphia, PA, June 8-12, 2012
  69. Fotieo G, Wendel C, Shah JH, Felicetta J, Curtis B, Murata G. Does non-severe hypoglycemia impact the intensity of treatment in patients with Type 2 diabetes? Accepted for publication at American Diabetes Scientific Sessions, Philadelphia, PA, June 8-12, 2012
  70. Wendel C, Fotieo G, Plummer E, Shah JH, Murata G. Structured Self-monitoring of Blood Glucose (SMBG) Improves Glycemic Control in Type 2 Diabetic Veterans on Insulin. Accepted for publication (poster presentation) at American Diabetes Scientific Sessions, Philadelphia, PA, June 8-12, 2012.
  71. Mohler MJ, D’Huyvetter K, Schwenk M, Wendel C, Grewal G, Fain MJ, Brown CJ, Najafi B. In-Home Activity Monitoring in Frail Elders: A New Measure of Function. Presented at Gerontological Society of America 65th Annual Scientific Meeting, San Diego, CA, Nov. 14-18, 2012.
  72. Hornbrook MC, Grant M, Wendel C, Bulkley JE, McMullen CK, Altschuler A, Temple LKF, Herrinton L, Krouse RS. Effects of Cancer Surgery on Social and Economic Participation among Rectal Cancer Survivors with Ostomies and Anastomoses. Presented at American Psychosocial Oncology Society 10th Annual Conference, 14- 16 Feb 2013.
  73. Wendel C, Grant M, Temple LKF, Hornbrook MC, McMullen CK, Bulkley JE, Altschuler A, Herrinton L, Krouse RS. Reliability and Validity of the Bowel Function and Quality of Life Questionnaire in Long-Term Rectal Cancer Survivors. Presented at American Psychosocial Oncology Society 10th Annual Conference, 14- 16 Feb 2013.
  74. Herrinton L, Liu L, Bulkley JE, Hornbrook MC, Wendel C, Grant M, McMullen CK, Altschuler A, Temple LKF, Krouse RS. Rectal cancer patients with anastomosis alter activities because of bowel function — link to reduced social COH-QOL. Presented at American Psychosocial Oncology Society 10th Annual Conference, 14- 16 Feb 2013.
  75. Fotieo GG, Wendel CS, Plummer E, Shah JH, Murata AE, Brislen HC, Charlton GA, Montanaro MT, Murata G. Correlating HbA1c with Glucose Profiles: A Comparison of 2 Methods. Accepted for presentation American Diabetes Association 73rd Scientific Sessions June 21-23, 2013.
  76. Brislen HC, Fotieo GG, Wendel CS, Plummer E, Shah JH, Charlton GA, Montanaro MT, Murata G. Increased Miles Walked Per Day Improves Proportion of Fat-Free Body Mass in Diabetics. Accepted for publication American Diabetes Association 73rd Scientific Sessions June 21-23, 2013.
  77. Adam K, Brislen HC, Wendel CS, Fotieo GG, Plummer E, Shah JH, Charlton GA, Montanaro MT, Murata G. Self-Reported Diet and Exercise Unlikely to Identify Healthy Behaviors in Type 2 Diabetes. Accepted for presentation American Diabetes Association 73rd Scientific Sessions June 21-23, 2013.
  78. Charlton GA, Wendel CS, Fotieo GG, Plummer E, , Shah JH, Murata AE, Brislen HC, Montanaro MT, Murata G. Body Composition Measures as Predictors of Insulin Resistance and Total Daily Insulin Dose in Veterans with Type 2 Diabetes. Accepted for publication American Diabetes Association 73rd Scientific Sessions June 21-23, 2013.
  79. Montanaro MT, Wendel CS, Fotieo GG, Plummer E, Shah JH, Charlton GA, Brislen HC, Murata G. Stimulated Serum C-peptide as a Predictor of Glycemic Control in Veterans with Type 2 Diabetes. Accepted for presentation American Diabetes Association 73rd Scientific Sessions June 21-23, 2013.
  80. Cobb MD, Grant M, Krouse RS, Wendel CS, Tallman NJ, Colwell J, McCorkle R. Colostomy irrigation: Current knowledge and practice of WOC nurses. WOCN Society 45th Annual Conference, June 22-26, 2013, Seattle, WA. (Accepted, oral and poster presentation - to be published in JWOCN Supplement)
  81. Hornbrook MC, Grant M, Wendel C, Bulkley JE, McMullen CK, Altschuler A, Temple LKF, Herrinton LJ, Krouse RS. Rectal cancer survivors with ostomies and anastomoses: Effects of cancer surgery on perceived financial burden and employment. 19th Annual HMO Research Network Conference, April 16-18, 2013, San Francisco, CA. Accepted, poster presentation. PMCID:3788410
  82. Sumra K, Wendel C, Lin A. Universal Lynch Syndrome Screening in the Geriatric Population. Accepted for presentation at the 2014 Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Geriatric Society.
  83. McMullen CK, Liu L, Krouse RS, Bulkley JE, Hornbrook MC, Wendel C, Grant M, Altschuler A, Temple LKF, Herrinton LJ. Participation in social activities: rethinking patient-centered outcomes for cancer survivors. Accepted for presentation at 7th Biennial Cancer Survivorship Research Conference, June 18-20, 2014, Atlanta, GA.
  84. Wendel CS, Grant M, Herrinton L, Temple LKF, Hornbrook MC, McMullen CK, Bulkley JE, Altschuler A, Krouse RS. Development and testing of a survey to measure bowel function and quality of life in long-term rectal cancer survivors. Accepted for presentation at 7th Biennial Cancer Survivorship Research Conference, June 18-20, 2014, Atlanta, GA.
  85. Krouse RS, Grant M, Temple LKF, Wendel CS, Going SB, Garcia DO, Herrinton LJ, Hornbrook MC. Use of exercise by long-term rectal cancer survivors. Accepted for presentation at 7th Biennial Cancer Survivorship Research Conference, June 18-20, 2014, Atlanta, GA.
  86. Hornbrook MC, Grant M, Wendel C, Bulkley JE, McMullen CK, Altschuler A, Temple LKF, Herrinton L, Krouse RS. Rectal cancer survivors with stoma or anastomosis report similar food intake regulation strategies to control bowel function. Accepted for presentation at 7th Biennial Cancer Survivorship Research Conference, June 18-20, 2014, Atlanta, GA.