Selected Publications of MCW Research Projects Utilizing EDRC Data and Services


  • Fawley J, Chelius TH, Anderson Y, Cassidy LD, Arca MJ. Relationship between perioperative blood transfusion and surgical site infections in the newborn population: An acs-nsqip-pediatrics analysis. Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 2016 May 31.

  • Okunseri, C., Vanevenhoven, R., Chelius, T., Beyer, K.M., Okunseri, E., Lobb, W.K. and Szabo, A., 2016. Travel distances by Wisconsin Medicaid enrollees who visit emergency departments for dental care. Journal of public health dentistry.

  • Meurer JR, Ferda NM, Chelius T, Schapiro R, Corden TE, Cassidy LD, Seibert CS. Medical Student Views of the Affordable Care Act. WMJ. 2015 Dec;114(6):247-52.

  • Beyer KM, Layde PM, Hamberger LK, Laud PW. Characteristics of the residential neighborhood environment differentiate intimate partner femicide in urban versus rural settings. The Journal of Rural Health. 2013 Jun;29(3):281-93. PMC3695409

  • Beyer KMM, Wallis AB, Hamberger K. (2013), Neighborhood environment and intimate partner violence: a systematic review. Journal of Trauma, Violence and Abuse (accepted).

  • Groen RS, Samai M, Petroze RT, Kamara TB, Cassidy LD, Joharifard S, Yambasu S,Nwomeh BC, Kushner AL. Household survey in Sierra Leone reveals high prevalence of surgical conditions in children. World J Surg. 2013 Jun;37(6):1220-6.

  • Cassidy LD, Lambropoulos D, Enters J, Gourlay D, Farahzad M, Lal DR. Health Disparities Analysis of Critically Ill Pediatric Trauma Patients in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. J Am Coll Surg. 2013 May 8.

  • Kwon S, Groen RS, Kamara TB, Cassidy LD, Samai M, Yambasu SE, Kushner AL. Nationally Representative Household Survey of Surgery and Mortality in Sierra Leone. World J Surg. 2013 Apr 12

  • Stewart K, Groen S, Kamara T, Farahzad M, Samai M, Yambasu S, Cassidy L, Kushner A, Wren S. Traumatic Injuries in Developing Countries: Report from a Nationwide Cross-Sectional Survey of Sierra Leone. JAMA Surgery. January 16, 2013.

  • Cabacungan ET, Ngui EM, McGinley EL. Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Maternal Morbidities: A Statewide Study of Labor and Delivery Hospitalizations in Wisconsin. Matern Child Health J. 2011 Nov 22.

  • Kumar G, Kumar N, Taneja A, Kaleekal T, Tarima S, McGinley E, Jimenez E, Mohan A, Khan RA, Whittle J, Jacobs E, Nanchal R; from the Milwaukee Initiative in Critical Care Outcomes Research (MICCOR) Group of Investigators. Nationwide trends in severe sepsis in the 21st century (2000-2007). Chest. 2011 Nov;140(5):1223-31. Epub 2011 Aug 18.

  • Ali M, Ananthakrishnan AN, McGinley EL, Saeian K. Deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism in hospitalized patients with cirrhosis: A nationwide analysis. Dig Dis Sci. 2011 Jan 30. [Epub ahead of print]

  • Ananthakrishnan AN, McGinley EL, Binion DG, Saeian K. A nationwide analysis of changes in severity and outcomes of inflammatory bowel disease hospitalizations. J Gastrointest Surg. 2011 Feb;15(2):267-76. Epub 2010 Nov 25.

  • Ananthakrishnan AN, McGinley EL, Binion DG, Saeian K. Fracture-associated hospitalizations in patients with inflammatory bowel disease. Dig Dis Sci. 2011 Jan;56(1):176-82. Epub 2010 Oct 9.

  • Ananthakrishnan AN, McGinley EL, Binion DG, Saeian K. Physician density and hospitalization for inflammatory bowel disease. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2011 Feb;17(2):633-8. Epub 2010 May 19.

  • Ananthakrishnan AN, McGinley EL, Saeian K, Binion DG. Temporal trends in disease outcomes related to Clostridium difficile infection in patients with inflammatory bowel disease. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2011 Apr;17(4):976-83. Epub 2010 Sep 7.

  • Ananthakrishnan AN, McGinley EL, Binion DG, Saeian K. Ambient air pollution correlates with hospitalizations for inflammatory bowel disease: An ecologic analysis. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2011 May;17(5):1138-45. Epub 2010 Aug 30.

  • Ananthakrishnan AN, McGinley EL, Binion DG, Saeian K. A Novel Risk Score to Stratify Severity of Crohn’s Disease Hospitalizations. Am J Gastroenterol. 2010 Aug;105(8):1799-807. Epub 2010 Mar 9.

  • Ananthakrishnan AN. McGinley EL. Saeian K. Length of office visits for gastrointestinal disease: Impact of physician specialty. American Journal of Gastroenterology. 105(8):1719-25, 2010 Aug.

  • Okunseri C. Girgis D. Self K. Jackson S. McGinley EL. Tarima SS. Factors associated with reported need for dental care among people who are homeless using assistance programs. Special Care Dentistry. 30(4):146-50,2010 Jul-Aug.

  • Ananthakrishnan AN. McGinley EL. Binion DG. Saeian K. Simple score to identify colectomy risk in ulcerative colitis hospitalizations. Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Epub ahead of print 2010 Jan 20.

  • Ananthakrishnan AN. McGinley EL. Fangman J. Saeian K. Hepatitis C/HIV co-infection is associated with higher mortality in hospitalized patients with Hepatitis C or HIV. Journal of Viral Hepatitis. Epub ahead of print 2009 Nov 30.

  • Bajaj JS. Ananthakrishnan AN. Hafeezullah M. Zadvornova Y. Dye A. McGinley EL. Saeian K. Heuman D. Sanyal AJ. Hoffmann RG. Clostridium difficile is associated with poor outcomes in patients with cirrhosis: A national and tertiary care center perspective. American Journal of Gastroenterology. 105(1):106-13, 2010 Jan. // Epub ahead of print 2009 Oct 20.

  • Ananthakrishnan AN. McGinley EL. Saeian K. Binion DG. Trends in ambulatory and emergency room visits for inflammatory bowel disease in the United States. American Journal of Gastroenterology. 105(2):363-70, 2010 Feb. // Epub ahead of print 2009 Oct 6.

  • Ananthakrishnan AN. McGinley EL. Saeian K. Binion DG. Laproscopic resection for inflammatory bowel disease: Outcomes from a nationwide sample. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery. 14(1):58-65, 2010 Jan. // Epub ahead of print 2009 Sep 17.

  • Ananthakrishnan AN. McGinley EL. Saeian K. Higher hospital volume is associated with lower mortality in acute nonvariceal upper-GI hemorrhage. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. 70(3):422-32, 2009 Sep. // Epub ahead of print 2009 Jun 27.

  • Ananthakrishnan AN. McGinley EL. Saeian K. Outcomes of weekend admissions for upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage: A national analysis. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 7(3):296-302e1, 2009 Mar. // Epub ahead of print 2008 Aug 19.

  • Ananthakrishnan AN. McGinley EL. Saeian K. Higher hospital volume predicts endoscopy but not the in-hospital mortality rate in patients with acute variceal hemorrhage. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. 69(2):221-9, 2009 Feb. // Epub ahead of print 2008 Oct 22.

  • Ananthakrishnan AN. McGinley EL. Saeian K. Effect of hospital volume and teaching status on outcomes of acute liver failure. Liver Transplant. 14(9):1347-56, 2008 Sep.

  • Ananthakrishnan AN. McGinley EL. Binion DG. Does it matter where you are hospitalized for inflammatory bowel disease? A nationwide analysis of hospital volume. American Journal of Gastroenterology. 103 (11):2789-98, 2008 Nov. // Epub 2008 Aug 5.

  • Ananthakrishnan AN. McGinley EL. Binion DG. Inflammatory bowel disease in the elderly is associated with worse outcomes: A national study of hospitalizations. Inflammatory Bowel Disease. 15(2):182-9, 2008 Jul. [Epub ahead of print]

  • Bajaj JS, Ananthakrishnan AN. McGinley EL. Hoffmann RG, Brasel KJ. Deleterious effect of cirrhosis on outcomes after motor vehicle crashes using the Nationwide Inpatient Sample. American Journal of Gastroenterology. 103:1674-81, 2008 Jun.

  • Kotchen TA. Grim CE. Kotchen JM. Krishnaswami S. Yang H. Hoffmann RG. McGinley EL. Altered relationship of blood pressure to adiposity in hypertension. American Journal of Hypertension. 21(3):284-9, 2008 Mar. // Epub 2008 Feb 14.

  • Okunseri C. Pajewski NM. McGinley EL. Hoffmann RG. Racial/ethnic disparities in self-reported pediatric orthodontic visits in the United States. Journal of Public Health Dentistry. 67(4):217-23, 2007 Fall.

  • Ananthakrishnan AN. McGinley EL. Binion DG. Excess hospitalization burden associated with Clostridium difficile in patients with inflammatory bowel disease. Gut. 52(2):205-10, 2008 Feb. // Epub 2007 Sep 28.

  • Martin TJ. Yauck JS. Smith TL. Patients undergoing sinus surgery: constructing a demographic profile. Laryngoscope. 116(7):1185-91, 2006 Jul.

  • Tieves KS. Yang H. Layde PM. The epidemiology of traumatic brain injury in Wisconsin, 2001. WMJ. 104(2):22-5, 54, 2005 Feb.

  • Panepinto JA. Brousseau DC. Hillery CA. Scott JP. Variation in hospitalizations and hospital length of stay in children with vaso-occlusive crises in sickle cell disease. Pediatric Blood & Cancer. 44(2):182-6, 2005 Feb.

  • Mistry RD. Hoffmann RG. Yauck JS. Brousseau DC. Association between parental and childhood emergency department utilization. Pediatrics. 115(2):e147-51, 2005 Feb.

  • Yauck JS. Malloy ME. Blair K. Simpson PM. McCarver DG. Proximity of residence to trichloroethylene-emitting sites and increased risk of offspring congenital heart defects among older women. Birth Defects Research. 70(10):808-14, 2004 Oct.

  • Sims M. Rainge Y. Urban poverty and infant-health disparities among African Americans and whites in Milwaukee. Journal of the National Medical Association. 94(6):472-9, 2002 Jun.

  • Nattinger AB. Kneusel RT. Hoffmann RG. Gilligan MA. Relationship of distance from a radiotherapy facility and initial breast cancer treatment. Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 93(17):1344-6, 2001 Sep 5.

  • Hajjar IM. Grim CE. George V. Kotchen TA. Impact of diet on blood pressure and age-related changes in blood pressure in the US population: analysis of NHANES III. Archives of Internal Medicine. 161(4):589-93, 2001 Feb 26.

  • Agha Z. Lofgren RP. Van Ruiswyk JV. Layde PM. Are patients at Veterans Affairs medical centers sicker? A comparative analysis of health status and medical resource use. Archives of Internal Medicine. 160(21):3252-7, 2000 Nov 27.

  • Meurer JR. George V. Subichin S. Yauck J. Layde P. Asthma severity among children hospitalized in 1990 and 1995. Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine. 154(2):143-9, 2000 Feb.

  • Meurer JR. Kuhn EM. George V. Yauck JS. Layde PM. Charges for childhood asthma by hospital characteristics. Pediatrics. 102(6):E70, 1998 Dec.



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