Research Output

2013

Periapical pressures developed by nonbinding irrigation needles at various irrigation delivery rates

Khan, S., Niu, L. N., Eid, A. A., Looney, S. W., Didato, A., Roberts, S., Pashley, D. H. & Tay, F. C. M., Apr 1 2013, In : Journal of Endodontics. 39, 4, p. 529-533 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

rSeqDiff: Detecting differential isoform expression from RNA-Seq data using hierarchical likelihood ratio test

Shi, Y. & Jiang, H., Nov 18 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 11, e79448.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Semaphorin 3A Is a New Early Diagnostic Biomarker of Experimental and Pediatric Acute Kidney Injury

Jayakumar, C., Ranganathan, P., Devarajan, P., Krawczeski, C. D., Looney, S. & Ramesh, G., Mar 4 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 3, e58446.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations

The M235T single nucleotide polymorphism in the angiotensinogen gene is associated with coronary artery calcium in patients with a family history of coronary artery disease

Joshi, P. H., Xu, H., LeStrange, R., Flockhart, N., Kirkland, B., Vazquez, G., Qian, Z., Sharma, A., Marvasty, I., Bhatt, K., Brown, C., Rinehart, S., Miller, J. & Voros, S., Feb 1 2013, In : Atherosclerosis. 226, 2, p. 433-439 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
2012

Accuracy of grading of urothelial carcinoma on urine cytology: An analysis of interobserver and intraobserver agreement

Reid, M. D., Osunkoya, A. O., Siddiqui, M. T. & Looney, S. W., Dec 7 2012, In : International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Pathology. 5, 9, p. 882-891 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Scopus citations

A simple, assumption-free, and clinically interpretable approach for analysis of modified Rankin outcomes

Howard, G., Waller, J. L., Voeks, J. H., Howard, V. J., Jauch, E. C., Lees, K. R., Nichols, F. T., Rahlfs, V. W. & Hess, D. C., Mar 2012, In : Stroke. 43, 3, p. 664-669 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

49 Scopus citations

A simple method for estimating the odds ratio in matched case-control studies with incomplete paired data

Miller, K. M. & Looney, S. W., Nov 30 2012, In : Statistics in Medicine. 31, 27, p. 3299-3312 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations
139 Scopus citations

Canal and isthmus debridement efficacy of the VPro endosafe negative-pressure irrigation technique

Sarno, M. U., Sidow, S. J., Looney, S. W., Lindsey, K. W., Niu, L. N. & Tay, F. R., Dec 1 2012, In : Journal of Endodontics. 38, 12, p. 1631-1634 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Canal and isthmus debridement efficacy using a sonic irrigation technique in a closed-canal system

Johnson, M., Sidow, S. J., Looney, S. W., Lindsey, K., Niu, L. N. & Tay, F. R., Sep 1 2012, In : Journal of endodontics. 38, 9, p. 1265-1268 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Clinical experience with three-factor prothrombin complex concentrate to reverse warfarin anticoagulation in intracranial hemorrhage

Switzer, J. A., Rocker, J., Mohorn, P., Waller, J. L., Hughes, D., Bruno, A., Nichols, F. T., Hess, D. C., Natrajan, K. & Fagan, S. C., Sep 1 2012, In : Stroke. 43, 9, p. 2500-2502 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

34 Scopus citations

Comparison of knowledge and attitudes toward human papillomavirus, HPV vaccine, pap tests, and cervical cancer between US and Peruvian women

Han, C. S., Ferris, D. G., Waller, J., Tharp, P., Walter, J. & Allmond, L., Apr 1 2012, In : Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease. 16, 2, p. 121-126 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Cyclin D1 expression in benign and differentiated malignant tumors of the thyroid gland: Diagnostic and biologic implications

Seybt, T. P., Ramalingam, P., Huang, J., Looney, S. W. & Reid, M. D., Mar 1 2012, In : Applied Immunohistochemistry and Molecular Morphology. 20, 2, p. 124-130 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Exercise dose and diabetes risk in overweight and obese children: A randomized controlled trial

Davis, C. L., Pollock, N. K., Waller, J. L., Allison, J. D., Dennis, B. A., Bassali, R., Meléndez, A., Boyle, C. A. & Gower, B. A., Sep 12 2012, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 308, 11, p. 1103-1112 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

116 Scopus citations

Expressions of matrix metalloproteinase-9 (MMP-9), dentin sialophosphoprotein (DSPP), and osteopontin (OPN) at histologically negative surgical margins may predict recurrence of oral squamous cell carcinoma

Ogbureke, K. U. E., Weinberger, P. M., Looney, S. W., Li, L. & Fisher, L. W., Mar 2012, In : Oncotarget. 3, 3, p. 286-298 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Impact of pap test compliance and cervical cancer screening intervals on human papillomavirus vaccine acceptance

Ferris, D. G., Waller, J., Dickinson, A., McCracken, C. & Goebel, A., Jan 1 2012, In : Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease. 16, 1, p. 39-44 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Impact of primary stroke center certification on location of acute ischemic stroke care in Georgia

Switzer, J. A., Akinwuntan, A., Waller, J., Nichols, F. T., Hess, D. C. & Bruno, A., May 1 2012, In : Stroke. 43, 5, p. 1415-1417 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Insights into the pathogenesis of axial spondyloarthropathy from network and pathway analysis

Zhao, J., Chen, J., Yang, T. H. & Holme, P., Jul 16 2012, In : BMC Systems Biology. 6, SUPPL.1, S4.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Linking DNA Methyltransferases to Epigenetic Marks and Nucleosome Structure Genome-wide in Human Tumor Cells

Jin, B., Ernst, J., Tiedemann, R. L., Xu, H., Sureshchandra, S., Kellis, M., Dalton, S., Liu, C., Choi, J. H. & Robertson, K. D., Nov 29 2012, In : Cell Reports. 2, 5, p. 1411-1424 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

82 Scopus citations

Minocycline Prevents IL-6 Increase after Acute Ischemic Stroke

Switzer, J. A., Sikora, A., Ergul, A., Waller, J. L., Hess, D. C. & Fagan, S. C., Sep 1 2012, In : Translational Stroke Research. 3, 3, p. 364-368 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

NF-κB directly regulates fas transcription to modulate Fas-mediated apoptosis and tumor suppression

Liu, F., Bardhan, K., Yang, D., Thangaraju, M., Ganapathy, V., Waller, J. L., Liles, G. B., Lee, J. R. & Liu, K., Jul 20 2012, In : Journal of Biological Chemistry. 287, 30, p. 25530-25540 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

84 Scopus citations

Racial disparities and barriers to colorectal cancer screening in rural areas

Wilkins, T., Gillies, R. A., Harbuck, S., Garren, J., Looney, S. W. & Schade, R. R., May 2012, In : Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine. 25, 3, p. 308-317 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations

Restorative dentistry productivity of senior students engaged in comprehensive care

Blalock, J. S., Callan, R. S., Lazarchik, D. A., Caughman, W. F. & Looney, S., Dec 1 2012, In : Journal of dental education. 76, 12, p. 1615-1622 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations
2011

A gene-based approach for testing association of rare alleles

Xu, H. & George, V., Dec 1 2011, In : BMC Proceedings. 5, SUPPL. 9, S7.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

A Monte Carlo test of linkage disequilibrium for single nucleotide polymorphisms

Xu, H. & George, V., Apr 18 2011, In : BMC Research Notes. 4, 124.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
21 Scopus citations

Biomimetic analogs for collagen biomineralization

Gu, L., Kim, Y. K., Liu, Y., Ryou, H., Wimmer, C. E., Dai, L., Arola, D. D., Looney, S. W., Pashley, D. H. & Tay, F. R., Jan 1 2011, In : Journal of Dental Research. 90, 1, p. 82-87 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

43 Scopus citations

Chromosomal abnormalities in renal cell carcinoma variants detected by Urovysion fluorescence in situ hybridization on paraffin-embedded tissue

Reid-Nicholson, M. D., Motiwala, N., Drury, S. C., Peiper, S. C., Terris, M. K., Waller, J. L. & Ramalingam, P., Feb 1 2011, In : Annals of Diagnostic Pathology. 15, 1, p. 37-45 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Comparative evaluation of five needleless intravenous connectors

Chernecky, C. & Waller, J., Jul 1 2011, In : Journal of Advanced Nursing. 67, 7, p. 1601-1613 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

Craniofacial injuries due to golf cart trauma

Miller, B. L., Waller, J. L. & McKinnon, B. J., Jun 1 2011, In : Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery. 144, 6, p. 883-887 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Depressed Nursing Home Residents' Activity Participation and Affect as a Function of Staff Engagement

Meeks, S. & Looney, S. W., Mar 1 2011, In : Behavior Therapy. 42, 1, p. 22-29 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Determinants of quality of life in patients near the end of life: A longitudinal perspective

Hermann, C. P. & Looney, S. W., Jan 1 2011, In : Oncology nursing forum. 38, 1, p. 23-31 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations

Histologic evaluation of canal and isthmus debridement efficacies of two different irrigant delivery techniques in a closed system

Adcock, J. M., Sidow, S. J., Looney, S. W., Liu, Y., McNally, K., Lindsey, K. & Tay, F. C. M., Apr 1 2011, In : Journal of Endodontics. 37, 4, p. 544-548 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Scopus citations

Immobilization of a phosphonated analog of matrix phosphoproteins within cross-linked collagen as a templating mechanism for biomimetic mineralization

Gu, L. S., Kim, Y. K., Liu, Y., Takahashi, K., Arun, S., Wimmer, C. E., Osorio, R., Ling, J. Q., Looney, S. W., Pashley, D. H. & Tay, F. C. M., Jan 1 2011, In : Acta biomaterialia. 7, 1, p. 268-277 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

62 Scopus citations

Impact of the quality of coronal restoration versus the quality of root canal fillings on success of root canal treatment: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Gillen, B. M., Looney, S. W., Gu, L. S., Loushine, B. A., Weller, R. N., Loushine, R. J., Pashley, D. H. & Tay, F. R., Jul 1 2011, In : Journal of Endodontics. 37, 7, p. 895-902 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

117 Scopus citations

Inhibition of MMPs by alcohols

Tezvergil-Mutluay, A., Agee, K. A., Hoshika, T., Uchiyama, T., Tjäderhane, L., Breschi, L., Mazzoni, A., Thompson, J. M., McCracken, C. E., Looney, S. W., Tay, F. C. M. & Pashley, D. H., Sep 2011, In : Dental Materials. 27, 9, p. 926-933 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations

Inorganic-organic nanocomposite assembly using collagen as a template and sodium tripolyphosphate as a biomimetic analog of matrix phosphoprotein

Dai, L., Qi, Y. P., Niu, L. N., Liu, Y., Pucci, C. R., Looney, S. W., Ling, J. Q., Pashley, D. H. & Tay, F. C. M., Aug 3 2011, In : Crystal Growth and Design. 11, 8, p. 3504-3511 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations

In vitro comparisons of two antimicrobial intravenous connectors

Chernecky, C. C. & Waller, J. L., Feb 1 2011, In : Clinical Nursing Research. 20, 1, p. 101-109 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Matrix metalloproteinase-9 in an exploratory trial of intravenous minocycline for acute ischemic stroke

Switzer, J. A., Hess, D. C., Ergul, A., Waller, J. L., MacHado, L. S., Portik-Dobos, V., Pettigrew, L. C., Clark, W. M. & Fagan, S. C., Sep 1 2011, In : Stroke. 42, 9, p. 2633-2635 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

74 Scopus citations

Relationship of denture cast measurements to width of maxillary anterior teeth

Baker, P. S., Morris, W. J., Lefebvre, C. A., Price, G. A. & Looney, S. W., Jan 1 2011, In : Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry. 105, 1, p. 44-50 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Setting properties and cytotoxicity evaluation of a premixed bioceramic root canal sealer

Loushine, B. A., Bryan, T. E., Looney, S. W., Gillen, B. M., Loushine, R. J., Weller, R. N., Pashley, D. H. & Tay, F. R., May 1 2011, In : Journal of endodontics. 37, 5, p. 673-677 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

114 Scopus citations

Statistical Methods for Assessing Biomarkers and Analyzing Biomarker Data

Looney, S. W. & Hagan, J. L., Jan 10 2011, Handbook of Statistics: Epidemiology and Medical Statistics. Elsevier Inc., Vol. 27. p. 27-65 39 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

3 Scopus citations

TNFα cooperates with IFN-γ to repress Bcl-xL expression to sensitize metastatic colon carcinoma cells to TRAIL-mediated apoptosis

Liu, F., Hu, X., Zimmerman, M., Waller, J. L., Wu, P., Hayes-Jordan, A., Lev, D. & Liu, K., 2011, In : PloS one. 6, 1, e16241.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations
6 Scopus citations
2010

An evaluation of microbiologic contamination on a phosphor plate system: is weekly gas sterilization enough?

Kalathingal, S. M., Youngpeter, A., Minton, J., Shrout, M., Dickinson, D., Plummer, K. D. & Looney, S. W., Mar 1 2010, In : Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology and Endodontology. 109, 3, p. 457-462 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Chlorhexidine binding to mineralized versus demineralized dentin powder

Kim, J., Uchiyama, T., Carrilho, M., Agee, K. A., Mazzoni, A., Breschi, L., Carvalho, R. M., Tjäderhane, L., Looney, S. W., Wimmer, C., Tezvergil-Mutluay, A., Tay, F. C. M. & Pashley, D. H., Aug 1 2010, In : Dental Materials. 26, 8, p. 771-778 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

89 Scopus citations

Comparison of Bacterial CFUS in Five Intravenous Connectors

Chernecky, C. & Waller, J., Oct 8 2010, In : Clinical Nursing Research. 19, 4, p. 416-428 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Dentin sialophosphoprotein (DSPP) gene-silencing inhibits key tumorigenic activities in human oral cancer cell line, OSC2

Joshi, R., Tawfik, A., Edeh, N., Mccloud, V., Looney, S., Lewis, J., Hsu, S. & Ogbureke, K. U. E., Dec 9 2010, In : PloS one. 5, 11, e13974.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations

Improving modified rankin scale assessment with a simplified questionnaire

Bruno, A., Shah, N., Lin, C., Close, B., Hess, D. C., Davis, K., Baute, V., Switzer, J. A., Waller, J. L. & Nichols, F. T., May 1 2010, In : Stroke. 41, 5, p. 1048-1050 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

84 Scopus citations
9 Scopus citations