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Bridget Smith
Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor
  • Public Health Sciences
Publications

Robotic compared with laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy: a randomized controlled trialAnger,J. T.; Mueller,E. R.; Tarnay,C.; Smith,B.; Stroupe,K.; Rosenman,A.; Brubaker,L.; Bresee,C.; Kenton,K.OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY 2014 ;123(1):5-12

Recurrence of Clostridium difficile infection among veterans with spinal cord injury and disorderRamanathan,S.; Johnson,S.; Burns,S. P.; Kralovic,S. M.; Goldstein,B.; Smith,B.; Gerding,D. N.; Evans,C. T.American Journal of Infection Control 2014 ;42(2):168-173

Pain, Depression, and Health Care Utilization Over Time After Spinal Cord InjuryUllrich,P. M.; Lincoln,R. K.; Tackett,M. J.; Miskevics,S.; Smith,B. M.; Weaver,F. M.Rehabilitation Psychology 2013 ;58(2):158-165

Pain and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Symptoms During Inpatient Rehabilitation Among Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom Veterans With Spinal Cord InjuryUllrich,P. M.; Smith,B. M.; Poggensee,L.; Evans,C. T.; Stroupe,K. T.; Weaver,F. M.; Burns,S. P.Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 2013 ;94(1):80-85

Burnout and coping strategies of polytrauma team members caring for veterans with traumatic brain injurySaban,K. L.; Hogan,T. P.; Defrino,D.; Evans,C. T.; Bauer,E. D.; Pape,T. L.; Steiner,M.; Proescher,E. J.; Vlasses,F. R.; Smith,B. M.Brain injury : [BI] 2013 ;27(3):301-309

An evaluation of the Veterans Affairs traumatic brain injury screening process among Operation Enduring Freedom and/or Operation Iraqi Freedom veteransEvans,C. T.; St Andre,J. R.; Pape,T. L.; Steiner,M. L.; Stroupe,K. T.; Hogan,T. P.; Weaver,F. M.; Smith,B. M.PM & R : the journal of injury, function, and rehabilitation 2013 ;5(3):210-20; quiz 220

Medication acquisition across systems of care and patient-provider communication among older veteransStroupe,K. T.; Smith,B. M.; Hogan,T. P.; St Andre,J. R.; Gellad,W. F.; Weiner,S.; Lee,T. A.; Burk,M.; Cunningham,F.; Piette,J. D.; Rogers,T. J.; Huo,Z.; Weaver,F. M.American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy : AJHP : Official Journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists 2013 ;70(9):804-813

Medical Co-Morbidities in Disorders of Consciousness Patients and their Association with Functional OutcomesGanesh,S.; Guernon,A.; Chalcraft,L.; Harton,B.; Smith,B.; Pape,T. L.Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2013 ; ( ):

Healthcare utilization and costs of Veterans screened and assessed for traumatic brain injuryStroupe,K. T.; Smith,B. M.; Hogan,T. P.; St Andre,J. R.Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development 2013 ;50(8):1047-1068

Hypertension and antihypertensive treatment in veterans with spinal cord injury and disordersBarry,W.; St Andre,J. R.; Evans,C. T.; Sabharwal,S.; Miskevics,S.; Weaver,F. M.; Smith,B. M.Spinal Cord 2013 ;51(2):109-115

Abdominal Colpopexy: Comparison of Endoscopic Surgical Strategies (ACCESS).Mueller,E. R.; Kenton,K.; Tarnay,C.; Brubaker,L.; Rosenman,A.; Smith,B.; Stroupe,K.; Bresee,C.; Pantuck,A.; Schulam,P.; Anger,J. T.Contemporary Clinical Trials 2012 ;33(5):1011-1018

Dysfunctional sleep in persons with spinal cord injuries and disordersLaVela,S. L.; Burns,S. P.; Goldstein,B.; Miskevics,S.; Smith,B.; Weaver,F. M.Spinal Cord 2012 ;50(9):682-685

Geographic Variability of Childhood Food Allergy in the United StatesGupta,R. S.; Springston,E. E.; Smith,B.; Warrier,M. R.; Pongracic,J.; Holl,J. L.Clinical pediatrics 2012 ;51(9):856-861

Cost of Treating Pressure Ulcers for Veterans with Spinal Cord InjuryStroupe,Kevin, T.; Manheim,Larry; Evans,Charlesnika, T.; Guihan,Marylou; Ho,Chester; Li,Keran; Cowper-Ripley,Diane; Hogan,Timothy, P.; R.; Huo,Zhiping; Smith,Bridget, M.Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation 2011 ;16(4):62-73

Smoking behavior and delivery of evidence-based care for veterans with spinal cord injuries and disorders.Weaver,F. M.; Smith,B.; LaVela,S. L.; Evans,C. T.; Ullrich,P.; Miskevics,S.; Goldstein,B.; Strayer,J.; Burns,S. P.Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine 2011 ;34(1):35-45

Prevalence and treatment of headaches in veterans with mild traumatic brain injury.Patil,V. K.; St Andre,J. R.; Crisan,E.; Smith,B. M.; Evans,C. T.; Steiner,M. L.; Pape,T. L.Headache 2011 ;51(7):1112-1121

Sex differences in perceived life satisfaction and functional status one year after severe traumatic brain injury.Saban,K. L.; Smith,B. M.; Collins,E. G.; Pape,T. L.Journal of Women's Health 2011 ;20(2):179-186

A Comparison of Costs and Health Care Utilization for Veterans with Traumatic and Nontraumatic Spinal Cord InjuryR.; Smith,Bridget, M.; Stroupe,Kevin, T.; Burns,Stephen, P.; Evans,Charlesnika, T.; Ripley,Diane, Cowper; Li,Keran; Huo,Zhiping; Hogan,Timothy, P.; Weaver,Frances, M.Topics in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation 2011 ;16(4):27-42

The state of pediatric asthma in Chicago's Humboldt Park: a community-based study in two local elementary schools.Gupta,R. S.; Ballesteros,J.; Springston,E. E.; Smith,B.; Martin,M.; Wang,E.; Damitz,M.BMC Pediatrics 2010 ;10( ):45

Food allergy knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs of primary care physicians.Gupta,R. S.; Springston,E. E.; Kim,J. S.; Smith,B.; Pongracic,J. A.; Wang,X.; Holl,J.Pediatrics 2010 ;125(1):126-132

Food allergy knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs of parents with food-allergic children in the United States.Gupta,R. S.; Springston,E. E.; Smith,B.; Kim,J. S.; Pongracic,J. A.; Wang,X.; Holl,J.Pediatric Allergy & Immunology 2010 ;21(6):927-934

Using VA data for research in persons with spinal cord injuries and disorders: lessons from SCI QUERI.Smith,B. M.; Evans,C. T.; Ullrich,P.; Burns,S.; Guihan,M.; Miskevics,S.; LaVela,S. L.; Rajan,S.; Weaver,F. M.Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development 2010 ;47(8):679-688

Embracing a health services research perspective on personal health records: lessons learned from the VA My HealtheVet systemNazi,K. M.; Hogan,T. P.; Wagner,T. H.; McInnes,D. K.; Smith,B. M.; Haggstrom,D.; Chumbler,N. R.; Gifford,A. L.; Charters,K. G.; Saleem,J. J.; Weingardt,K. R.; Fischetti,L. F.; Weaver,F. M.Journal of general internal medicine 2010 ;25(Suppl 1):62-67

Antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory infection and subsequent outpatient and hospital utilization in veterans with spinal cord injury and disorder.Evans,C. T.; Li,K.; Burns,S. P.; Smith,B.; Lee,T. A.; Weaver,F. M.Pm & R 2010 ;2(2):101-109

Aerobic exercise in obese diabetic patients with chronic kidney disease: a randomized and controlled pilot study.Leehey,D. J.; Moinuddin,I.; Bast,J. P.; Qureshi,S.; Jelinek,C. S.; Cooper,C.; Edwards,L. C.; Smith,B. M.; Collins,E. G.Cardiovascular Diabetology 2009 ;8( ):62

Co-occurring medical and mental illness and substance use disorders among veteran clinic users with spinal cord injury patients with complexities.Banerjea,R.; Findley,P. A.; Smith,B.; Findley,T.; Sambamoorthi,U.Spinal Cord 2009 ;47(11):789-795

Food allergy knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs in the United States.Gupta,R. S.; Kim,J. S.; Springston,E. E.; Smith,B.; Pongracic,J. A.; Wang,X.; Holl,J.Annals of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology 2009 ;103(1):43-50

Major medical conditions and VA healthcare costs near end of life for veterans with spinal cord injuries and disorders.Yu,W.; Smith,B.; Kim,S.; Chow,A.; Weaver,F. M.Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development 2008 ;45(6):831-839

Factors predicting pressure ulcers in veterans with spinal cord injuries.Smith,B. M.; Guihan,M.; LaVela,S. L.; Garber,S. L.American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 2008 ;87(9):750-757

Health-related quality of life for veterans with spinal cord injury.Smith,B. M.; LaVela,S. L.; Weaver,F. M.Spinal Cord 2008 ;46(7):507-512

IFN-gamma activation of mesenchymal stem cells for treatment and prevention of graft versus host disease.Polchert,D.; Sobinsky,J.; Douglas,G.; Kidd,M.; Moadsiri,A.; Reina,E.; Genrich,K.; Mehrotra,S.; Setty,S.; Smith,B.; Bartholomew,A.European journal of immunology 2008 ;38(6):1745-1755

Prevalence of obesity and high blood pressure in veterans with spinal cord injuries and disorders: a retrospective review.Weaver,F. M.; Collins,E. G.; Kurichi,J.; Miskevics,S.; Smith,B.; Rajan,S.; Gater,D.American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 2007 ;86(1):22-29

Interventions to increase influenza vaccination rates in veterans with spinal cord injuries and disorders.Weaver,F. M.; Smith,B.; LaVela,S.; Wallace,C.; Evans,C. T.; Hammond,M.; Goldstein,B.Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine 2007 ;30(1):10-19

Perceived risk for influenza in veterans with spinal cord injuries and disorders.LaVela,S. L.; Smith,B.; Weaver,F. M.Rehabilitation Psychology 2007 ;52(4):458-462

Prevalence of depression diagnoses and use of antidepressant medications by veterans with spinal cord injury.Smith,B. M.; Weaver,F. M.; Ullrich,P. M.American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 2007 ;86(8):662-671

Working with symptoms of a respiratory infection: staff who care for high-risk individuals.LaVela,S.; Goldstein,B.; Smith,B.; Weaver,F. M.American Journal of Infection Control 2007 ;35(7):448-454

Effect of increased copayments on pharmacy use in the Department of Veterans Affairs.Stroupe,K. T.; Smith,B. M.; Lee,T. A.; Tarlov,E.; Durazo-Arvizu,R. A.; Huo,Z.; Barnett,T.; Cao,L.; Burk,M.; Cunningham,F.; Hynes,D. M.; Weiss,K. B.Medical care 2007 ;45(11):1090-1097

Acute respiratory tract infection visits of veterans with spinal cord injuries and disorders: rates, trends, and risk factors.Smith,B. M.; Evans,C. T.; Kurichi,J. E.; Weaver,F. M.; Patel,N.; Burns,S. P.Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine 2007 ;30(4):355-361

Response to the 2004-2005 influenza vaccine shortage in veterans with spinal cord injuries and disorders and their providers.Evans,C. T.; LaVela,S. L.; Smith,B.; Wallace,C.; Goldstein,B.; Weaver,F. M.Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine 2007 ;30(1):20-26

Influenza diagnosis and treatment in veterans with spinal cord injury.Evans,C. T.; Lavela,S. L.; Smith,B.; Miskevics,S.; Weaver,F. M.; Goldstein,B.Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 2006 ;87(2):291-293

Outcomes of outpatient visits for acute respiratory illness in veterans with spinal cord injuries and disorders.Weaver,F. M.; Smith,B.; Evans,C. T.; Kurichi,J. E.; Patel,N.; Kapur,V. K.; Burns,S. P.American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation 2006 ;85(9):718-726

Disease prevalence and use of preventive services: comparison of female veterans in general and those with spinal cord injuries and disorders.Lavela,S. L.; Weaver,F. M.; Smith,B.; Chen,K.Journal of Women's Health 2006 ;15(3):301-311

Trends in antibiotic prescribing for acute respiratory infection in veterans with spinal cord injury and disorder.Evans,C. T.; Smith,B.; Parada,J. P.; Kurichi,J. E.; Weaver,F. M.Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy 2005 ;55(6):1045-1049

Patients' perspective on the comprehensive preventive health evaluation in veterans with spinal cord injury.Collins,E. G.; Langbein,W. E.; Smith,B.; Hendricks,R.; Hammond,M.; Weaver,F.Spinal Cord 2005 ;43(6):366-374

Grant Levels and Debt Issuance: Ist there a Relationship? Is there Symmetry?Martell, C.; Smith, B.Public Budgeting & Finance 2004 ;24(3):65-81

A comparison of multiple data sources to identify vaccinations for veterans with spinal cord injuries and disorders.Weaver,F. M.; Hatzakis,M.; Evans,C. T.; Smith,B.; LaVela,S. L.; Wallace,C.; Legro,M. W.; Goldstein,B.Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association 2004 ;11(5):377-379

Staff influenza vaccination: lessons learned.LaVela,S. L.; Legro,M. W.; Weaver,F. M.; Smith,B.Sci Nursing 2004 ;21(3):153-157

Attitudes and practices regarding influenza vaccination among healthcare workers providing services to individuals with spinal cord injuries and disorders.LaVela,S. L.; Smith,B.; Weaver,F. M.; Legro,M. W.; Goldstein,B.; Nichol,K.Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology 2004 ;25(11):933-940

Geographical proximity and health care utilization in veterans with SCI&D in the USA.LaVela,S. L.; Smith,B.; Weaver,F. M.; Miskevics,S. A.Social science & medicine 2004 ;59(11):2387-2399

SCI health care provider attitudes about pressure ulcer management.Guihan,M.; Goldstein,B.; Smith,B. M.; Schwartz,A.; Manheim,L. M.Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine 2003 ;26(2):129-134

Influenza vaccination among veterans with spinal cord injury: Part 2. Increasing vaccination rates.Weaver,F. M.; Goldstein,B.; Evans,C. T.; Legro,M. W.; LaVela,S.; Smith,B.; Miskevics,S.; Hammond,M. C.Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine 2003 ;26(3):210-218