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    Thomas K Houston MD

    TitleProfessor
    InstitutionUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
    DepartmentQuantitative Health Sciences
    AddressUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
    55 Lake Avenue North
    Worcester MA 01655
      Other Positions
      InstitutionUMMS - Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
      DepartmentClinical Population Health Research

      InstitutionUMMS - Programs, Centers and Institutes
      DepartmentBioinformatics and Integrative Biology

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        Dr. Houston’s research focus combines his interests in health informatics, communication, and behavioral science.



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        1. Sadasivam RS, Kinney RL, Delaughter K, Rao SR, Williams JH, Coley HL, Ray MN, Gilbert GH, Allison JJ, Ford DE, Houston TK. Who participates in web-assisted tobacco interventions? The quit-primo and national dental practice-based research network hi-quit studies. J Med Internet Res. 2013; 15(5):e77.
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        2. Singh JA, Hawn M, Campagna EJ, Henderson WG, Richman J, Houston TK. Mediation of smoking-associated postoperative mortality by perioperative complications in veterans undergoing elective surgery: data from Veterans Affairs Surgical Quality Improvement Program (VASQIP)--a cohort study. BMJ Open. 2013; 3(4).
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        3. Houston TK, Volkman JE, Feng H, Nazi KM, Shimada SL, Fox S. Veteran internet use and engagement with health information online. Mil Med. 2013 Apr; 178(4):394-400.
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        4. Van Voorhees BW, Hsiung RC, Marko-Holguin M, Houston TK, Fogel J, Lee R, Ford DE. Internal versus external motivation in referral of primary care patients with depression to an internet support group: randomized controlled trial. J Med Internet Res. 2013; 15(3):e42.
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        5. McInnes DK, Solomon JL, Shimada SL, Petrakis BA, Bokhour BG, Asch SM, Nazi KM, Houston TK, Gifford AL. Development and evaluation of an internet and personal health record training program for low-income patients with HIV or hepatitis C. Med Care. 2013 Mar; 51(3 Suppl 1):S62-6.
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        6. Shimada SL, Hogan TP, Rao SR, Allison JJ, Quill AL, Feng H, Phillips BD, Nazi KM, Haidary ST, Houston TK. Patient-provider secure messaging in VA: variations in adoption and association with urgent care utilization. Med Care. 2013 Mar; 51(3 Suppl 1):S21-8.
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        7. Houston TK, Delaughter KL, Ray MN, Gilbert GH, Allison JJ, Kiefe CI, Volkman JE. Cluster-randomized trial of a web-assisted tobacco quality improvement intervention of subsequent patient tobacco product use: a National Dental PBRN study. BMC Oral Health. 2013; 13:13.
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        8. Allen RS, Guadagno RE, Parmelee P, Minney JA, Hilgeman MM, Tabb KD, McNeil SF, Houston T, Kertesz S, Davis L. Internet connectivity among rural Alabama veterans: baseline findings from the Alabama Veterans Rural Health Initiative Project. Rural Remote Health. 2013 Jan; 13(1):2138.
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        9. Sadasivam RS, Cutrona SL, Volz E, Rao SR, Houston TK. Web-based Peer-Driven Chain Referrals for Smoking Cessation. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2013; 192:357-61.
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        10. Polepalli Ramesh B, Houston T, Brandt C, Fang H, Yu H. Improving Patients' Electronic Health Record Comprehension with NoteAid. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2013; 192:714-8.
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        11. Sadasivam RS, Kinney RL, Lemon SC, Shimada SL, Allison JJ, Houston TK. Internet health information seeking is a team sport: Analysis of the Pew Internet Survey. Int J Med Inform. 2013 Mar; 82(3):193-200.
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        12. Sadasivam RS, Allison JJ, Ray MN, Ford DE, Houston TK. Using a Resource Effect Study Pre-Pilot to Inform a Large Randomized Trial: The Decide2Quit.Org Web-Assisted Tobacco Intervention. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2012; 2012:789-98.
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        13. Liu F, Moosavinasab S, Houston TK, Yu H. MedTxting: Learning based and Knowledge Rich SMS-style Medical Text Contraction. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2012; 2012:558-67.
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        14. Billue KL, Safford MM, Salanitro AH, Houston TK, Curry W, Kim Y, Allison JJ, Estrada CA. Medication intensification in diabetes in rural primary care: a cluster-randomised effectiveness trial. BMJ Open. 2012; 2(5).
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        15. Willett L, Houston TK, Heudebert GR, Estrada C. Use of ecological momentary assessment to determine which structural factors impact perceived teaching quality of attending rounds. J Grad Med Educ. 2012 Sep; 4(3):322-8.
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        16. Ritchie C, Richman J, Sobko H, Bodner E, Phillips B, Houston T. The E-Coach transition support computer telephony implementation study: Protocol of a randomized trial. Contemp Clin Trials. 2012 Nov; 33(6):1172-9.
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        17. Harrington KF, McDougal JA, Pisu M, Zhang B, Sadasivam RS, Houston TK, Bailey WC. Web-based smoking cessation intervention that transitions from inpatient to outpatient: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials. 2012; 13:123.
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        18. Fix GM, Houston TK, Barker AM, Wexler L, Cook N, Volkman JE, Bokhour BG. A novel process for integrating patient stories into patient education interventions: Incorporating lessons from theater arts. Patient Educ Couns. 2012 Sep; 88(3):455-9.
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        19. Tonks SA, Makwana S, Salanitro AH, Safford MM, Houston TK, Allison JJ, Curry W, Estrada CA. Quality of diabetes mellitus care by rural primary care physicians. J Rural Health. 2012 Sep; 28(4):364-71.
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        20. Bradley KA, Rubinsky AD, Sun H, Blough DK, Tønnesen H, Hughes G, Beste LA, Bishop MJ, Hawn MT, Maynard C, Harris AS, Hawkins EJ, Bryson CL, Houston TK, Henderson WG, Kivlahan DR. Prevalence of alcohol misuse among men and women undergoing major noncardiac surgery in the Veterans Affairs health care system. Surgery. 2012 Jul; 152(1):69-81.
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        21. Huff-Shack J, Coley HL, Houston TK, Williams JH, Hubbell A, Sadasivam RS, Funkhouser E, Gilbert GH, Ray MN. Dental Practice Implementation of a Point of Care Electronic Referral System for Patients Who Smoke: A Dental PBRN Study. J Dent Hyg. 2012; 86(1):34.
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        22. Hawn MT, Houston TK, Campagna EJ, Graham LA, Singh J, Bishop M, Henderson WG. The attributable risk of smoking on surgical complications. Ann Surg. 2011 Dec; 254(6):914-20.
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        23. Estrada CA, Krishnamoorthy P, Smith A, Staton L, Korf MJ, Allison JJ, Houston TK. Marketing to increase participation in a Web-based continuing medical education cultural competence curriculum. J Contin Educ Health Prof. 2011 Dec; 31(1):21-7.
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        24. Levine DA, Funkhouser EM, Houston TK, Gerald JK, Johnson-Roe N, Allison JJ, Richman J, Kiefe CI. Improving care after myocardial infarction using a 2-year internet-delivered intervention: the Department of Veterans Affairs myocardial infarction-plus cluster-randomized trial. Arch Intern Med. 2011 Nov 28; 171(21):1910-7.
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        25. Gajdos C, Hawn MT, Campagna EJ, Henderson WG, Singh JA, Houston T. Adverse effects of smoking on postoperative outcomes in cancer patients. Ann Surg Oncol. 2012 May; 19(5):1430-8.
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        26. Hogan TP, Wakefield B, Nazi KM, Houston TK, Weaver FM. Promoting Access Through Complementary eHealth Technologies: Recommendations for VA's Home Telehealth and Personal Health Record Programs. J Gen Intern Med. 2011 Nov; 26 Suppl 2:628-35.
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        27. Jackson GL, Krein SL, Alverson DC, Darkins AW, Gunnar W, Harada ND, Helfrich CD, Houston TK, Klobucar TF, Nazi KM, Poropatich RK, Ralston JD, Bosworth HB. Defining core issues in utilizing information technology to improve access: evaluation and research agenda. J Gen Intern Med. 2011 Nov; 26 Suppl 2:623-7.
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        28. Sadasivam RS, Delaughter K, Crenshaw K, Sobko HJ, Williams JH, Coley HL, Ray MN, Ford DE, Allison JJ, Houston TK. Development of an interactive, web-delivered system to increase provider-patient engagement in smoking cessation. J Med Internet Res. 2011; 13(4):e87.
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        29. Singh JA, Houston TK, Ponce BA, Maddox G, Bishop MJ, Richman J, Campagna EJ, Henderson WG, Hawn MT. Smoking as a risk factor for short-term outcomes following primary total hip and total knee replacement in veterans. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2011 Oct; 63(10):1365-74.
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        30. Funkhouser E, Levine DA, Gerald JK, Houston TK, Johnson NK, Allison JJ, Kiefe CI. Recruitment activities for a nationwide, population-based, group-randomized trial: the VA MI-Plus study. Implement Sci. 2011; 6(1):105.
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        31. Estrada CA, Safford MM, Salanitro AH, Houston TK, Curry W, Williams JH, Ovalle F, Kim Y, Foster P, Allison JJ. A web-based diabetes intervention for physician: a cluster-randomized effectiveness trial. Int J Qual Health Care. 2011 Dec; 23(6):682-9.
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        32. Willett LL, Estrada CA, Wall TC, Coley HL, Ngu J, Curry W, Salanitro A, Houston TK. Use of ecological momentary assessment to guide curricular change in graduate medical education. J Grad Med Educ. 2011 Jun; 3(2):162-7.
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        33. Houston TK, Cherrington A, Coley HL, Robinson KM, Trobaugh JA, Williams JH, Foster PH, Ford DE, Gerber BS, Shewchuk RM, Allison JJ. The Art and Science of Patient Storytelling-Harnessing Narrative Communication for Behavioral Interventions: The ACCE Project. J Health Commun. 2011 Aug; 16(7):686-97.
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        34. Ahern DK, Woods SS, Lightowler MC, Finley SW, Houston TK. Promise of and potential for patient-facing technologies to enable meaningful use. Am J Prev Med. 2011 May; 40(5 Suppl 2):S162-72.
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        35. Salanitro AH, Safford MM, Houston TK, Williams JH, Ovalle F, Payne-Foster P, Allison JJ, Estrada CA. Patient complexity and diabetes quality of care in rural settings. J Natl Med Assoc. 2011 Mar; 103(3):234-40.
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        36. Qu H, Houston TK, Williams JH, Gilbert GH, Shewchuk RM. Cognitive Mapping Tobacco Control Advice for Dentistry: A Dental PBRN Study. Am J Health Behav. 2011 Mar-Apr; 35(2):228-39.
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        37. Crenshaw K, Shewchuk RM, Qu H, Staton LJ, Bigby JA, Houston TK, Allison J, Estrada CA. What should we include in a cultural competence curriculum? An emerging formative evaluation process to foster curriculum development. Acad Med. 2011 Mar; 86(3):333-41.
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        38. Bradley KA, Rubinsky AD, Sun H, Bryson CL, Bishop MJ, Blough DK, Henderson WG, Maynard C, Hawn MT, Tønnesen H, Hughes G, Beste LA, Harris AH, Hawkins EJ, Houston TK, Kivlahan DR. Alcohol Screening and Risk of Postoperative Complications in Male VA Patients Undergoing Major Non-cardiac Surgery. J Gen Intern Med. 2011 Feb; 26(2):162-9.
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        39. Houston TK, Allison JJ, Sussman M, Horn W, Holt CL, Trobaugh J, Salas M, Pisu M, Cuffee YL, Larkin D, Person SD, Barton B, Kiefe CI, Hullett S. Culturally appropriate storytelling to improve blood pressure: a randomized trial. Ann Intern Med. 2011 Jan 18; 154(2):77-84.
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        40. Funkhouser E, Houston TK, Levine DA, Richman J, Allison JJ, Kiefe CI. Physician and patient influences on provider performance: ß-blockers in postmyocardial infarction management in the MI-Plus study. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2011 Jan 1; 4(1):99-106.
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        41. Houston TK, Sadasivam RS, Ford DE, Richman J, Ray MN, Allison JJ. The QUIT-PRIMO provider-patient Internet-delivered smoking cessation referral intervention: a cluster-randomized comparative effectiveness trial: study protocol. Implement Sci. 2010; 5:87.
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        42. Crenshaw K, Curry W, Salanitro AH, Safford MM, Houston TK, Allison JJ, Estrada CA. Is physician engagement with Web-based CME associated with patients' baseline hemoglobin A1c levels? The Rural Diabetes Online Care study. Acad Med. 2010 Sep; 85(9):1511-7.
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        43. Salanitro AH, Funkhouser E, Agee BS, Allison JJ, Halanych JH, Houston TK, Litaker MS, Levine DA, Safford MM. Multiple uncontrolled conditions and blood pressure medication intensification: an observational study. Implement Sci. 2010; 5:55.
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        44. Kovac SH, Houston TK, Weinberger M. Inappropriate nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug use: prevalence and predictors. J Patient Saf. 2010 Jun; 6(2):86-90.
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        45. Willett LL, Wellons MF, Hartig JR, Roenigk L, Panda M, Dearinger AT, Allison J, Houston TK. Do women residents delay childbearing due to perceived career threats? Acad Med. 2010 Apr; 85(4):640-6.
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        46. Yu F, Menachemi N, Houston TK. Hospital patient safety levels among healthcare's "most wired" institutions. J Healthc Qual. 2010 Mar-Apr; 32(2):16-23.
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        47. Houston TK, Coley HL, Sadasivam RS, Ray MN, Williams JH, Allison JJ, Gilbert GH, Kiefe CI, Kohler C. Impact of content-specific email reminders on provider participation in an online intervention: a dental PBRN study. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2010; 160(Pt 2):801-5.
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        48. Ashton CM, Houston TK, Williams JH, Larkin D, Trobaugh J, Crenshaw K, Wray NP. A stories-based interactive DVD intended to help people with hypertension achieve blood pressure control through improved communication with their doctors. Patient Educ Couns. 2010 May; 79(2):245-50.
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        49. Sales AE, Tipton EF, Levine DA, Houston TK, Kim Y, Allison J, Kiefe CI. Are co-morbidities associated with guideline adherence? The MI-Plus study of Medicare patients. J Gen Intern Med. 2009 Nov; 24(11):1205-10.
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        50. Roblin DW, Houston TK, Allison JJ, Joski PJ, Becker ER. Disparities in use of a personal health record in a managed care organization. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2009 Sep-Oct; 16(5):683-9.
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        51. Yu FB, Menachemi N, Berner ES, Allison JJ, Weissman NW, Houston TK. Full implementation of computerized physician order entry and medication-related quality outcomes: a study of 3364 hospitals. Am J Med Qual. 2009 Jul-Aug; 24(4):278-86.
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        52. Willett LL, Heudebert GR, Palonen KP, Massie FS, Kiefe CI, Allison JJ, Richman J, Houston TK. The importance of measuring competency-based outcomes: standard evaluation measures are not surrogates for clinical performance of internal medicine residents. Teach Learn Med. 2009 Apr-Jun; 21(2):87-93.
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        53. Houston TK, Wall TC, Willet LL, Heudebert GR, Allison JJ. Can residents accurately abstract their own charts? Acad Med. 2009 Mar; 84(3):391-5.
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        54. Levine DA, Allison JJ, Cherrington A, Richman J, Scarinci IC, Houston TK. Disparities in self-monitoring of blood glucose among low-income ethnic minority populations with diabetes, United States. Ethn Dis. 2009; 19(2):97-103.
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        55. Schoen MJ, Tipton EF, Houston TK, Funkhouser E, Levine DA, Estrada CA, Allison JJ, Williams OD, Kiefe CI. Characteristics that predict physician participation in a Web-based CME activity: the MI-Plus study. J Contin Educ Health Prof. 2009; 29(4):246-53.
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        56. Houston TK, Ford DE, Sadasivam RS, Ray MN, Allison JJ, Kohler CL, Ashton CM. Overcoming limits to tobacco control: using the Internet to bridge clinical and public health interventions. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2008; 977.
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        57. Houston TK, Richman JS, Ray MN, Allison JJ, Gilbert GH, Shewchuk RM, Kohler CL, Kiefe CI. Internet delivered support for tobacco control in dental practice: randomized controlled trial. J Med Internet Res. 2008; 10(5):e38.
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        58. Houston TK, Richman JS, Coley HL, Ray MN, Allison JJ, Gilbert GH, Gordon JS, Kiefe CI. Does delayed measurement affect patient reports of provider performance? Implications for performance measurement of medical assistance with tobacco cessation: a Dental PBRN study. BMC Health Serv Res. 2008; 8:100.
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        59. Hawn MT, Itani KM, Gray SH, Vick CC, Henderson W, Houston TK. Association of timely administration of prophylactic antibiotics for major surgical procedures and surgical site infection. J Am Coll Surg. 2008 May; 206(5):814-9; discussion 819-21.
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        60. Houston TK, Ford DE. A tailored Internet-delivered intervention for smoking cessation designed to encourage social support and treatment seeking: usability testing and user tracing. Inform Health Soc Care. 2008 Mar; 33(1):5-19.
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        61. Roter DL, Larson S, Sands DZ, Ford DE, Houston T. Can e-mail messages between patients and physicians be patient-centered? Health Commun. 2008 Jan-Feb; 23(1):80-6.
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        62. Yu F, Houston TK, Ray MN, Garner DQ, Berner ES. Patterns of use of handheld clinical decision support tools in the clinical setting. Med Decis Making. 2007 Nov-Dec; 27(6):744-53.
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        63. Borrell LN, Jacobs DR, Williams DR, Pletcher MJ, Houston TK, Kiefe CI. Self-reported racial discrimination and substance use in the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Adults Study. Am J Epidemiol. 2007 Nov 1; 166(9):1068-79.
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        64. Kreuter MW, Green MC, Cappella JN, Slater MD, Wise ME, Storey D, Clark EM, O'Keefe DJ, Erwin DO, Holmes K, Hinyard LJ, Houston T, Woolley S. Narrative communication in cancer prevention and control: a framework to guide research and application. Ann Behav Med. 2007 Jun; 33(3):221-35.
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        65. Givens JL, Houston TK, Van Voorhees BW, Ford DE, Cooper LA. Ethnicity and preferences for depression treatment. Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 2007 May-Jun; 29(3):182-91.
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        66. Sciamanna CN, Rogers ML, Shenassa ED, Houston TK. Patient access to U.S. physicians who conduct internet or e-mail consults. J Gen Intern Med. 2007 Mar; 22(3):378-81.
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        67. Yu F, Houston TK. Do "most wired" hospitals deliver better care? Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2007 Mar; 33(3):136-44.
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        68. Moye PK, Pesik N, Terndrup T, Roe J, Weissman N, Kiefe C, Houston TK. Bioterrorism training in U.S. emergency medicine residencies: has it changed since 9/11? Acad Emerg Med. 2007 Mar; 14(3):221-7.
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        69. Houston TK, Funkhouser E, Allison JJ, Levine DA, Williams OD, Kiefe CI. Multiple measures of provider participation in Internet delivered interventions. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2007; 129(Pt 2):1401-5.
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        70. Levine DA, Kiefe CI, Houston TK, Allison JJ, McCarthy EP, Ayanian JZ. Younger stroke survivors have reduced access to physician care and medications: National Health Interview Survey from years 1998 to 2002. Arch Neurol. 2007 Jan; 64(1):37-42.
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        71. Hawn MT, Gray SH, Vick CC, Itani KM, Bishop MJ, Ordin DL, Houston TK. Timely administration of prophylactic antibiotics for major surgical procedures. J Am Coll Surg. 2006 Dec; 203(6):803-11.
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        72. Pletcher MJ, Hulley BJ, Houston T, Kiefe CI, Benowitz N, Sidney S. Menthol cigarettes, smoking cessation, atherosclerosis, and pulmonary function: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) Study. Arch Intern Med. 2006 Sep 25; 166(17):1915-22.
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        73. Shaneyfelt T, Baum KD, Bell D, Feldstein D, Houston TK, Kaatz S, Whelan C, Green M. Instruments for evaluating education in evidence-based practice: a systematic review. JAMA. 2006 Sep 6; 296(9):1116-27.
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        74. Van Voorhees BW, Fogel J, Houston TK, Cooper LA, Wang NY, Ford DE. Attitudes and illness factors associated with low perceived need for depression treatment among young adults. Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol. 2006 Sep; 41(9):746-54.
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        75. Houston TK, Wall T, Allison JJ, Palonen K, Willett LL, Keife CI, Massie FS, Benton EC, Heudebert GR. Implementing achievable benchmarks in preventive health: a controlled trial in residency education. Acad Med. 2006 Jul; 81(7):608-16.
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        76. Ray MN, Houston TK, Yu FB, Menachemi N, Maisiak RS, Allison JJ, Berner ES. Development and testing of a scale to assess physician attitudes about handheld computers with decision support. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2006 Sep-Oct; 13(5):567-72.
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        77. Houston TK, Person SD, Pletcher MJ, Liu K, Iribarren C, Kiefe CI. Active and passive smoking and development of glucose intolerance among young adults in a prospective cohort: CARDIA study. BMJ. 2006 May 6; 332(7549):1064-9.
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        78. Yu FB, Allison JJ, Berner ES, Houston TK. CPOE in the United States. Health Aff (Millwood). 2006 Mar-Apr; 25(2):567.
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        79. Palonen KP, Allison JJ, Heudebert GR, Willett LL, Kiefe CI, Wall TC, Houston TK. Measuring resident physicians' performance of preventive care. Comparing chart review with patient survey. J Gen Intern Med. 2006 Mar; 21(3):226-30.
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        80. Hozawa A, Houston T, Steffes MW, Widome R, Williams OD, Iribarren C, Pletcher MJ, Daviglus ML, Carr JJ, Jacobs DR. The association of cigarette smoking with self-reported disease before middle age: the Coronary Artery Risk Development in Young Adults (CARDIA) study. Prev Med. 2006 Mar; 42(3):193-9.
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        81. Bowen JL, Clark JM, Houston TK, Levine R, Branch W, Clayton CP, Alguire P, Esham R, Boulware DW, Ferenchick G, Kern DE. A national collaboration to disseminate skills for outpatient teaching in internal medicine: program description and preliminary evaluation. Acad Med. 2006 Feb; 81(2):193-202.
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        82. Berner ES, Houston TK, Ray MN, Allison JJ, Heudebert GR, Chatham WW, Kennedy JI, Glandon GL, Norton PA, Crawford MA, Maisiak RS. Improving ambulatory prescribing safety with a handheld decision support system: a randomized controlled trial. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2006 Mar-Apr; 13(2):171-9.
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        83. Newsome BB, Warnock DG, Kiefe CI, Weissman NW, Houston TK, Centor RM, Person SD, McClellan WM, Allison JJ. Delay in time to receipt of thrombolytic medication among Medicare patients with kidney disease. Am J Kidney Dis. 2005 Oct; 46(4):595-602.
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        84. Willett LL, Palonen K, Allison JJ, Heudebert GR, Kiefe CI, Massie FS, Wall TC, Houston TK. Differences in preventive health quality by residency year. Is seniority better? J Gen Intern Med. 2005 Sep; 20(9):825-9.
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        85. Houston TK, Scarinci IC, Person SD, Greene PG. Patient smoking cessation advice by health care providers: the role of ethnicity, socioeconomic status, and health. Am J Public Health. 2005 Jun; 95(6):1056-61.
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        86. Houston TK, Allison JJ, Person S, Kovac S, Williams OD, Kiefe CI. Post-myocardial infarction smoking cessation counseling: associations with immediate and late mortality in older Medicare patients. Am J Med. 2005 Mar; 118(3):269-75.
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        87. Berner ES, Kasiraman RK, Yu F, Ray MN, Houston TK. Data quality in the outpatient setting: impact on clinical decision support systems. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2005; 41-5.
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        88. Van Voorhees BW, Fogel J, Houston TK, Cooper LA, Wang NY, Ford DE. Beliefs and attitudes associated with the intention to not accept the diagnosis of depression among young adults. Ann Fam Med. 2005 Jan-Feb; 3(1):38-46.
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        89. Houston TK, Clark JM, Levine RB, Ferenchick GS, Bowen JL, Branch WT, Boulware DW, Alguire P, Esham RH, Clayton CP, Kern DE. Outcomes of a national faculty development program in teaching skills: prospective follow-up of 110 medicine faculty development teams. J Gen Intern Med. 2004 Dec; 19(12):1220-7.
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        90. Houston TK, Sands DZ, Jenckes MW, Ford DE. Experiences of patients who were early adopters of electronic communication with their physician: satisfaction, benefits, and concerns. Am J Manag Care. 2004 Sep; 10(9):601-8.
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        91. Chang BL, Bakken S, Brown SS, Houston TK, Kreps GL, Kukafka R, Safran C, Stavri PZ. Bridging the digital divide: reaching vulnerable populations. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2004 Nov-Dec; 11(6):448-57.
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        92. Sciamanna CN, Novak SP, Houston TK, Gramling R, Marcus BH. Visit satisfaction and tailored health behavior communications in primary care. Am J Prev Med. 2004 Jun; 26(5):426-30.
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        93. Houston TK, Connors RL, Cutler N, Nidiry MA. A primary care musculoskeletal clinic for residents: success and sustainability. J Gen Intern Med. 2004 May; 19(5 Pt 2):524-9.
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        94. Houston TK, Ferenchick GS, Clark JM, Bowen JL, Branch WT, Alguire P, Esham RH, Clayton CP, Kern DE. Faculty development needs. J Gen Intern Med. 2004 Apr; 19(4):375-9.
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        95. Clark JM, Houston TK, Kolodner K, Branch WT, Levine RB, Kern DE. Teaching the teachers: national survey of faculty development in departments of medicine of U.S. teaching hospitals. J Gen Intern Med. 2004 Mar; 19(3):205-14.
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        96. Berner ES, Savage GT, Houston TK, Williams ES, Crawford MA, Ray MN. Impact of patient feedback on residents' handheld computer use: a multi-site study. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2004; 107(Pt 1):582-6.
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        97. Patt MR, Houston TK, Jenckes MW, Sands DZ, Ford DE. Doctors who are using e-mail with their patients: a qualitative exploration. J Med Internet Res. 2003 Apr-Jun; 5(2):e9.
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        98. Houston TK, Ray MN, Crawford MA, Giddens T, Berner ES. Patient perceptions of physician use of handheld computers. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2003; 299-303.
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        99. Houston TK, Sands DZ, Nash BR, Ford DE. Experiences of physicians who frequently use e-mail with patients. Health Commun. 2003; 15(4):515-25.
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        100. Sciamanna CN, Clark MA, Houston TK, Diaz JA. Unmet needs of primary care patients in using the Internet for health-related activities. J Med Internet Res. 2002 Dec; 4(3):E19.
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        101. Houston TK, Cooper LA, Ford DE. Internet support groups for depression: a 1-year prospective cohort study. Am J Psychiatry. 2002 Dec; 159(12):2062-8.
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        102. Houston TK, Meoni LA, Ford DE, Brancati FL, Cooper LA, Levine DM, Liang KY, Klag MJ. Sports ability in young men and the incidence of cardiovascular disease. Am J Med. 2002 Jun 15; 112(9):689-95.
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        103. Houston TK, Allison JJ. Users of Internet health information: differences by health status. J Med Internet Res. 2002 Apr-Nov; 4(2):E7.
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        104. Parrish NM, Houston T, Jones PB, Townsend C, Dick JD. In vitro activity of a novel antimycobacterial compound, N-octanesulfonylacetamide, and its effects on lipid and mycolic acid synthesis. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2001 Apr; 45(4):1143-50.
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        105. Houston TK, Cooper LA, Vu HT, Kahn J, Toser J, Ford DE. Screening the public for depression through the Internet. Psychiatr Serv. 2001 Mar; 52(3):362-7.
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        106. Houston TK, Ehrenberger HE. The potential of consumer health informatics. Semin Oncol Nurs. 2001 Feb; 17(1):41-7.
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        107. Houston TK, Chang BL, Brown S, Kukafka R. Consumer health informatics: a consensus description and commentary from American Medical Informatics Association members. Proc AMIA Symp. 2001; 269-73.
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        108. Houston T, Kaufman NJ. Tobacco control in the 21st century: searching for answers in a sea of change. JAMA. 2000 Aug 9; 284(6):752-3.
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