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Leonard E. Egede MD

Leonard E. Egede MD

Center Director, Chief, Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Medicine
Division: General Internal Medicine
Program: Administration

Member of the Cancer Center
Member of the Center For Patient Care and Outcomes Research (PCOR)
Member of the Genomic Sciences and Precision Medicine Center (GSPMC)


Research Experience

  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2
  • Health Services Research
  • Mental Health Services
  • Minority Health
  • Global Health
  • Community Engagement
  • Cancer Disparities
  • Health Disparities
  • Leadership Positions

  • Associate Director For Cancer Disparities
  • Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine
  • Director, Center for Advancing Population Science (CAPS)
  • Co-Director, MCW CTSI KL2 Program
  • Director, CTSI Master's in Clinical/Translational Research
  • Associate Director, Diversity, Genomic Sciences and Precision Medicine Center
  • Publications

  • Racial and Ethnic Differences in Out-of-Pocket Expenses among Adults with Diabetes. (Simmons M, Bishu KG, Williams JS, Walker RJ, Dawson AZ, Egede LE) J Natl Med Assoc 2018 May 24 PMID: 30129486 08/22/2018    
  • Differential relationship between colorectal cancer and diabetes in a nationally representative sample of adults. (Restifo D, Williams JS, Garacci E, Walker RJ, Ozieh MN, Egede LE) J Diabetes Complications 2018 Sep;32(9):819-823 PMID: 30099983 08/14/2018    
  • Pathways between food insecurity and glycaemic control in individuals with type 2 diabetes. (Walker RJ, Williams JS, Egede LE) Public Health Nutr 2018 Dec;21(17):3237-3244 PMID: 30088467 PMCID: PMC6258341 08/09/2018    
  • Ethnic and geographic variations in multimorbidty: Evidence from three large cohorts. (Gebregziabher M, Ward RC, Taber DJ, Walker RJ, Ozieh M, Dismuke CE, Axon RN, Egede LE) Soc Sci Med 2018 Aug;211:198-206 PMID: 29960171 07/01/2018    
  • US Ethnic Group Differences in Family Member Support for People With Diabetes in the 2nd Diabetes Attitudes, Wishes and Needs (DAWN2) Study. (Peyrot M, Egede L, Funnell M, Hsu W, Ruggiero L, Stuckey H) Diabetes Educ 2018 06;44(3):249-259 PMID: 29787698 PMCID: PMC5967008 05/23/2018    
  • US ethnic group differences in self-management in the 2nd diabetes attitudes, wishes and needs (DAWN2) study. (Peyrot M, Egede LE, Funnell MM, Hsu WC, Ruggiero L, Siminerio LM, Stuckey HL) J Diabetes Complications 2018 Jun;32(6):586-592 PMID: 29709335 05/02/2018    
  • Association of Sickle Cell Trait With Ischemic Stroke Among African Americans: A Meta-analysis. (Hyacinth HI, Carty CL, Seals SR, Irvin MR, Naik RP, Burke GL, Zakai NA, Wilson JG, Franceschini N, Winkler CA, David VA, Kopp JB, Judd SE, Adams RJ, Longstreth WT Jr, Egede L, Lackland DT, Taylor H, Manson JE, Howard V, Allison M, Gee BE, Correa A, Safford MM, Arnett DK, Howard G, Reiner AP, Cushman M) JAMA Neurol 2018 Jul 01;75(7):802-807 PMID: 29710269 PMCID: PMC6145767 05/02/2018       4 Citations
  • "We Would Still Find Things to Talk About": Assessment of Mentor Perspectives in a Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Intervention to Improve Disease Self-Management, Empowering SLE Patients. (Flournoy-Floyd M, Ortiz K, Egede L, Oates JC, Faith TD, Williams EM) J Natl Med Assoc 2018 Apr;110(2):182-189 PMID: 29580453 03/28/2018    
  • Improving Medication Safety and Cardiovascular Risk Factor Control to Mitigate Disparities in African-American Kidney Transplant Recipients: Design and Methods. (Cole AJ, Johnson RW 2nd, Egede LE, Baliga PK, Taber DJ) Contemp Clin Trials Commun 2018 Mar;9:1-6 PMID: 29532038 PMCID: PMC5844505 03/14/2018    
  • Transplant Center Variability in Disparities for African-American Kidney Transplant Recipients. (Taber DJ, Gebregziabher M, Srinivas T, Egede LE, Baliga PK) Ann Transplant 2018 Feb 16;23:119-128 PMID: 29449524 PMCID: PMC6019128 02/17/2018    
  • Research Ethics in Behavioral Interventions Among Special Populations: Lessons From the Peer Approaches to Lupus Self-Management Study. (Faith TD, Egede L, Williams EM) Am J Med Sci 2018 02;355(2):104-112 PMID: 29406037 PMCID: PMC5896319 02/07/2018    
  • Racial differences in spatial patterns for poor glycemic control in the Southeastern United States. (Walker RJ, Neelon B, Davis M, Egede LE) Ann Epidemiol 2018 Mar;28(3):153-159 PMID: 29398299 PMCID: PMC5828989 02/06/2018    
  • Preoperative Diabetes Optimization Program. (Mendez CE, Wainaina N, Walker RJ, Montagne W, Livingston A, Slawski B, Egede LE) Clin Diabetes 2018 Jan;36(1):68-71 PMID: 29382981 PMCID: PMC5775009 02/01/2018    
  • Psychometric properties of the Arabic version of the 12-item diabetes fatalism scale. (Sukkarieh-Haraty O, Egede LE, Abi Kharma J, Bassil M) PLoS One 2018;13(1):e0190719 PMID: 29324827 PMCID: PMC5764279 01/13/2018    
  • Using path analysis to examine the relationship between sexual abuse in childhood and diabetes in adulthood in a sample of US adults. (Campbell JA, Farmer GC, Nguyen-Rodriguez S, Walker RJ, Egede LE) Prev Med 2018 03;108:1-7 PMID: 29277408 PMCID: PMC5828999 12/27/2017       1 Citations
  • Relationship between individual categories of adverse childhood experience and diabetes in adulthood in a sample of US adults: Does it differ by gender? (Campbell JA, Farmer GC, Nguyen-Rodriguez S, Walker R, Egede L) J Diabetes Complications 2018 Feb;32(2):139-143 PMID: 29217352 PMCID: PMC5750098 12/09/2017    
  • Peer-to-Peer Mentoring for African American Women With Lupus: A Feasibility Pilot. (Williams EM, Hyer JM, Viswanathan R, Faith TD, Voronca D, Gebregzaibher M, Oates JC, Egede L) Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 2018 Jun;70(6):908-917 PMID: 29161471 PMCID: PMC5962359 11/22/2017    
  • Relationship between empowerment and wealth: trends and predictors in Kenya between 2003 and 2008-2009. (Voronca D, Walker RJ, Egede LE) Int J Public Health 2018 Jun;63(5):641-649 PMID: 29159537 PMCID: PMC5960602 11/22/2017    
  • Addressing geographic confounding through spatial propensity scores: a study of racial disparities in diabetes. (Davis ML, Neelon B, Nietert PJ, Hunt KJ, Burgette LF, Lawson AB, Egede LE) Stat Methods Med Res 2017 Jan 01:962280217735700 PMID: 29145767 11/18/2017    
  • Trends in healthcare expenditure among people living with HIV/AIDS in the United States: evidence from 10 Years of nationally representative data. (Ritchwood TD, Bishu KG, Egede LE) Int J Equity Health 2017 10 27;16(1):188 PMID: 29078785 PMCID: PMC5658908 10/29/2017       1 Citations
  • Effect of psychotherapy for depression via home telehealth on glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes: Subgroup analysis of a randomized clinical trial. (Egede LE, Walker RJ, Payne EH, Knapp RG, Acierno R, Frueh BC) J Telemed Telecare 2018 Oct;24(9):596-602 PMID: 28945160 09/26/2017       1 Citations
  • Diabetes fatalism and its emotional distress subscale are independent predictors of glycemic control among Lebanese patients with type 2 diabetes. (Sukkarieh-Haraty O, Egede LE, Abi Kharma J, Bassil M) Ethn Health 2017 Sep 04:1-12 PMID: 28870122 09/06/2017    
  • New Evidence Reflecting VA's Commitment to Achieve Health and Health Care Equity for All Veterans. (Ibrahim SA, Egede LE, Fine MJ) Med Care 2017 09;55 Suppl 9 Suppl 2:S1-S3 PMID: 28806358 08/15/2017    
  • Cytokine balance and behavioral intervention; findings from the Peer Approaches to Lupus Self-Management (PALS) project. (Williams EM, Hyer JM, Viswanathan R, Faith TD, Egede L, Oates JC, Marshall GD) Hum Immunol 2017 Sep;78(9):574-581 PMID: 28716698 PMCID: PMC6013837 07/19/2017       1 Citations
  • Effective Self-Management Interventions for Patients With Lupus: Potential Impact of Peer Mentoring. (Williams EM, Egede L, Faith T, Oates J) Am J Med Sci 2017 06;353(6):580-592 PMID: 28641721 PMCID: PMC6249683 06/24/2017    
  • Use of social adaptability index to explain self-care and diabetes outcomes. (Campbell JA, Walker RJ, Smalls BL, Egede LE) BMC Endocr Disord 2017 Jun 20;17(1):34 PMID: 28633668 PMCID: PMC5477748 06/22/2017    
  • Rural-Urban Differences in Trends in the Wealth Index in Kenya: 1993-2009. (Egede LE, Voronca D, Walker RJ, Thomas C) Ann Glob Health 2017 Mar - Apr;83(2):248-258 PMID: 28619399 PMCID: PMC5487220 06/18/2017       2 Citations
  • Ambulatory Care Coordination Issues With Dual Use Veteran Organ Transplant Recipients. (Thrall SA, Egede LE, Taber DJ) Prog Transplant 2017 Jun;27(2):187-191 PMID: 28617159 06/16/2017    
  • Differential Relationships Between Diabetes Knowledge Scales and Diabetes Outcomes. (Dawson AZ, Walker RJ, Egede LE) Diabetes Educ 2017 08;43(4):360-366 PMID: 28595504 06/10/2017       1 Citations
  • Predictors of Diabetes Fatalism Among Arabs: A Cross-Sectional Study of Lebanese Adults with Type 2 Diabetes. (Sukkarieh-Haraty O, Egede LE, Abi Kharma J, Bassil M) J Relig Health 2018 Jun;57(3):858-868 PMID: 28597199 06/10/2017    
  • Trends in sex differences in the receipt of quality of care indicators among adults with diabetes: United States 2002-2011. (Williams JS, Bishu KG, St Germain A, Egede LE) BMC Endocr Disord 2017 Jun 06;17(1):31 PMID: 28587646 PMCID: PMC5461701 06/08/2017       1 Citations
  • Randomized Controlled Trial of Technology-Assisted Case Management in Low Income Adults with Type 2 Diabetes. (Egede LE, Williams JS, Voronca DC, Knapp RG, Fernandes JK) Diabetes Technol Ther 2017 08;19(8):476-482 PMID: 28581821 06/06/2017       2 Citations
  • Trends in healthcare expenditure in United States adults with chronic kidney disease: 2002-2011. (Ozieh MN, Bishu KG, Dismuke CE, Egede LE) BMC Health Serv Res 2017 05 22;17(1):368 PMID: 28532412 PMCID: PMC5441091 05/24/2017       1 Citations
  • Trends in health care expenditure among US adults with heart failure: The Medical Expenditure Panel Survey 2002-2011. (Echouffo-Tcheugui JB, Bishu KG, Fonarow GC, Egede LE) Am Heart J 2017 Apr;186:63-72 PMID: 28454834 PMCID: PMC5439297 04/30/2017       6 Citations
  • Trends of medical expenditures and quality of life in US adults with diabetes: the medical expenditure panel survey, 2002-2011. (Campbell JA, Bishu KG, Walker RJ, Egede LE) Health Qual Life Outcomes 2017 Apr 13;15(1):70 PMID: 28407776 PMCID: PMC5390377 04/15/2017       5 Citations
  • Sex differences in healthcare expenditures among adults with diabetes: evidence from the medical expenditure panel survey, 2002-2011. (Williams JS, Bishu K, Dismuke CE, Egede LE) BMC Health Serv Res 2017 04 11;17(1):259 PMID: 28399859 PMCID: PMC5387347 04/13/2017       2 Citations
  • Dietary and Physical Activity Counseling Trends in U.S. Children, 2002-2011. (Odulana A, Basco WT, Bishu KG, Egede LE) Am J Prev Med 2017 Jul;53(1):9-16 PMID: 28365089 04/04/2017       2 Citations
  • Independent correlates of chronic kidney disease awareness among adults with type 2 diabetes. (Obadan NO, Walker RJ, Egede LE) J Diabetes Complications 2017 Jun;31(6):988-991 PMID: 28363729 PMCID: PMC5438883 04/02/2017       1 Citations
  • Telephone-Delivered Behavioral Skills Intervention for African American Adults with Type 2 Diabetes: A Randomized Controlled Trial. (Egede LE, Williams JS, Voronca DC, Gebregziabher M, Lynch CP) J Gen Intern Med 2017 Jul;32(7):775-782 PMID: 28337686 PMCID: PMC5481234 03/25/2017       1 Citations
  • The impact of arthritis and joint pain on individual healthcare expenditures: findings from the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey (MEPS), 2011. (Williams EM, Walker RJ, Faith T, Egede LE) Arthritis Res Ther 2017 02 28;19(1):38 PMID: 28245879 PMCID: PMC5331686 03/02/2017       5 Citations
  • A Comparative Effectiveness Analysis of Early Steroid Withdrawal in Black Kidney Transplant Recipients. (Taber DJ, Hunt KJ, Gebregziabher M, Srinivas T, Chavin KD, Baliga PK, Egede LE) Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 2017 01 06;12(1):131-139 PMID: 27979979 PMCID: PMC5220657 12/17/2016       8 Citations
  • Clinical Factors and Expenditures Associated With ICD-9-CM Coded Trauma for the U.S. Population: A Nationally Representative Study. (Dismuke CE, Bishu KG, Fakhry S, Walker RJ, Egede LE) Acad Emerg Med 2017 04;24(4):467-474 PMID: 27976494 12/16/2016       1 Citations
  • Advancing the Understanding of Social Determinants of Health Through Geospatial Analysis. (Walker RJ, Neelon B, Egede LE) J Gen Intern Med 2017 Apr;32(4):371-372 PMID: 27957663 PMCID: PMC5377885 12/14/2016    
  • Sickle cell trait is not associated with an increased risk of heart failure or abnormalities of cardiac structure and function. (Bello NA, Hyacinth HI, Roetker NS, Seals SR, Naik RP, Derebail VK, Kshirsagar AV, Key NS, Wilson JG, Correa A, Adams RJ, Egede LD, Longstreth WT Jr, Choudhary G, Gee BE, Hughes AL, Shah AM, Manson JE, Allison M, Burke GL, Folsom AR, Carty CL, Reiner AP, Solomon SD, Konety SH) Blood 2017 02 09;129(6):799-801 PMID: 27932373 PMCID: PMC5301821 12/10/2016       5 Citations
  • The Impact of Health Care Appointment Non-Adherence on Graft Outcomes in Kidney Transplantation. (Taber DJ, Fleming JN, Fominaya CE, Gebregziabher M, Hunt KJ, Srinivas TR, Baliga PK, McGillicuddy JW, Egede LE) Am J Nephrol 2017;45(1):91-98 PMID: 27907919 PMCID: PMC5214896 12/03/2016       6 Citations
  • A non-inferiority trial of Prolonged Exposure for posttraumatic stress disorder: In person versus home-based telehealth. (Acierno R, Knapp R, Tuerk P, Gilmore AK, Lejuez C, Ruggiero K, Muzzy W, Egede L, Hernandez-Tejada MA, Foa EB) Behav Res Ther 2017 02;89:57-65 PMID: 27894058 PMCID: PMC5222772 11/29/2016       12 Citations
  • Outcome disparities between African Americans and Caucasians in contemporary kidney transplant recipients. (Taber DJ, Egede LE, Baliga PK) Am J Surg 2017 Apr;213(4):666-672 PMID: 27887677 PMCID: PMC5373991 11/27/2016       8 Citations
  • Psychotherapy for Depression in Older Veterans Via Telemedicine: Effect on Quality of Life, Satisfaction, Treatment Credibility, and Service Delivery Perception. (Egede LE, Acierno R, Knapp RG, Walker RJ, Payne EH, Frueh BC) J Clin Psychiatry 2016 Dec;77(12):1704-1711 PMID: 27835713 11/12/2016       5 Citations
  • The association of cumulative discrimination on quality of care, patient-centered care, and dissatisfaction with care in adults with type 2 diabetes. (Cykert DM, Williams JS, Walker RJ, Davis KS, Egede LE) J Diabetes Complications 2017 01;31(1):175-179 PMID: 27769800 PMCID: PMC5209248 10/23/2016    
  • Geographic variation in access among adults with kidney disease: evidence from medical expenditure panel survey, 2002-2011. (Ozieh MN, Bishu KG, Walker RJ, Campbell JA, Egede LE) BMC Health Serv Res 2016 10 18;16(1):585 PMID: 27756393 PMCID: PMC5069810 10/21/2016    
  • Differential Impact of Homelessness on Glycemic Control in Veterans with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. (Axon RN, Gebregziabher M, Dismuke CE, Hunt KJ, Yeager D, Ana EJS, Egede LE) J Gen Intern Med 2016 11;31(11):1331-1337 PMID: 27418346 PMCID: PMC5071286 10/21/2016       6 Citations
  • Pathways for the relationship between diabetes distress, depression, fatalism and glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes. (Asuzu CC, Walker RJ, Williams JS, Egede LE) J Diabetes Complications 2017 01;31(1):169-174 PMID: 27746088 PMCID: PMC5209296 10/18/2016       6 Citations
  • Patient-Centered Care, Glycemic Control, Diabetes Self-Care, and Quality of Life in Adults with Type 2 Diabetes. (Williams JS, Walker RJ, Smalls BL, Hill R, Egede LE) Diabetes Technol Ther 2016 10;18(10):644-649 PMID: 27541872 PMCID: PMC5069713 10/18/2016       2 Citations
  • Trajectory of cost overtime after psychotherapy for depression in older Veterans via telemedicine. (Egede LE, Gebregziabher M, Walker RJ, Payne EH, Acierno R, Frueh BC) J Affect Disord 2017 01 01;207:157-162 PMID: 27721190 10/11/2016       4 Citations
  • Twenty years of evolving trends in racial disparities for adult kidney transplant recipients. (Taber DJ, Gebregziabher M, Hunt KJ, Srinivas T, Chavin KD, Baliga PK, Egede LE) Kidney Int 2016 10;90(4):878-87 PMID: 27555121 PMCID: PMC5026578 08/25/2016       7 Citations
  • Rationing of Care: Conceptual Ambiguity and Transparency in Data Collection and Synthesis. (Walker RJ, Egede LE) J Gen Intern Med 2016 12;31(12):1415-1416 PMID: 27435252 PMCID: PMC5130948 07/21/2016    
  • Socioeconomic Status and Cardiovascular Risk Control in Adults With Diabetes. (Doshi T, Smalls BL, Williams JS, Wolfman TE, Egede LE) Am J Med Sci 2016 07;352(1):36-44 PMID: 27432033 PMCID: PMC4955859 07/20/2016    
  • The Association Between Multimorbidity and Quality of Life, Health Status and Functional Disability. (Williams JS, Egede LE) Am J Med Sci 2016 07;352(1):45-52 PMID: 27432034 07/20/2016    
  • Impact of Cardiovascular Risk Factors on Graft Outcome Disparities in Black Kidney Transplant Recipients. (Taber DJ, Hunt KJ, Fominaya CE, Payne EH, Gebregziabher M, Srinivas TR, Baliga PK, Egede LE) Hypertension 2016 09;68(3):715-25 PMID: 27402921 PMCID: PMC4982810 07/13/2016       7 Citations
  • Comorbid depression is differentially associated with longitudinal medication nonadherence by race/ethnicity in patients with type 2 diabetes. (Axon RN, Gebregziabher M, Hunt KJ, Lynch CP, Payne E, Walker RJ, Egede LE) Medicine (Baltimore) 2016 Jun;95(25):e3983 PMID: 27336900 PMCID: PMC4998338 06/24/2016       4 Citations
  • Repeated Concussions: Time to Spur Action Among Vulnerable Veterans. (Uchendu US, Omalu BI, Cifu DX, Egede LE) Am J Public Health 2016 Aug;106(8):1366-8 PMID: 27310350 PMCID: PMC4940675 06/17/2016       1 Citations
  • mHealth Interventions in Low and Middle-Income Countries: A Systematic Review. (Hurt K, Walker RJ, Campbell JA, Egede LE) Glob J Health Sci 2016 9 01;8(9):54429 PMID: 27157176 PMCID: PMC5064069 05/10/2016    
  • Influence of Race, Ethnicity and Social Determinants of Health on Diabetes Outcomes. (Walker RJ, Strom Williams J, Egede LE) Am J Med Sci 2016 Apr;351(4):366-73 PMID: 27079342 PMCID: PMC4834895 04/16/2016       24 Citations
  • Validation of theoretical pathway between discrimination, diabetes self-care and glycemic control. (Dawson AZ, Walker RJ, Campbell JA, Egede LE) J Diabetes Complications 2016 07;30(5):858-63 PMID: 27068266 04/14/2016       2 Citations
  • Tablet-Aided BehavioraL intervention EffecT on Self-management skills (TABLETS) for Diabetes. (Lynch CP, Williams JS, J Ruggiero K, G Knapp R, Egede LE) Trials 2016 Mar 22;17:157 PMID: 27005766 PMCID: PMC4804482 03/24/2016       2 Citations
  • Trends in Costs of Depression in Adults with Diabetes in the United States: Medical Expenditure Panel Survey, 2004-2011. (Egede LE, Walker RJ, Bishu K, Dismuke CE) J Gen Intern Med 2016 06;31(6):615-22 PMID: 26969312 PMCID: PMC4870425 03/13/2016       18 Citations
  • Overall Graft Loss Versus Death-Censored Graft Loss: Unmasking the Magnitude of Racial Disparities in Outcomes Among US Kidney Transplant Recipients. (Taber DJ, Gebregziabher M, Payne EH, Srinivas T, Baliga PK, Egede LE) Transplantation 2017 Feb;101(2):402-410 PMID: 26901080 PMCID: PMC4991956 02/24/2016       6 Citations
  • Impact of diagnosed depression on healthcare costs in adults with and without diabetes: United States, 2004-2011. (Egede LE, Bishu KG, Walker RJ, Dismuke CE) J Affect Disord 2016 May;195:119-26 PMID: 26890289 PMCID: PMC4779740 02/19/2016       10 Citations
  • Meaning of Illness and Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes. (Lynch CP, Strom Williams J, Voronca D, Walker RJ, Egede LE) Diabetes Educ 2016 04;42(2):220-7 PMID: 26879460 02/18/2016    
  • Pathways Between Discrimination and Quality of Life in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes. (Achuko O, Walker RJ, Campbell JA, Dawson AZ, Egede LE) Diabetes Technol Ther 2016 Mar;18(3):151-8 PMID: 26866351 PMCID: PMC4790216 02/13/2016       1 Citations
  • BEHAVIORAL ACTIVATION AND THERAPEUTIC EXPOSURE FOR POSTTRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER: A NONINFERIORITY TRIAL OF TREATMENT DELIVERED IN PERSON VERSUS HOME-BASED TELEHEALTH. (Acierno R, Gros DF, Ruggiero KJ, Hernandez-Tejada BM, Knapp RG, Lejuez CW, Muzzy W, Frueh CB, Egede LE, Tuerk PW) Depress Anxiety 2016 05;33(5):415-23 PMID: 26864655 02/13/2016       29 Citations
  • Achieving Equity in an Evolving Healthcare System: Opportunities and Challenges. (Williams JS, Walker RJ, Egede LE) Am J Med Sci 2016 Jan;351(1):33-43 PMID: 26802756 PMCID: PMC4724388 01/24/2016       10 Citations
  • Open trial of exposure therapy for PTSD among patients with severe and persistent mental illness. (Grubaugh AL, Clapp JD, Frueh BC, Tuerk PW, Knapp RG, Egede LE) Behav Res Ther 2016 Mar;78:1-12 PMID: 26797658 01/23/2016       5 Citations
  • Does African American Race Impact Statin Efficacy in Renal Transplant Outcomes? (Ozieh MN, Taber DJ, Egede LE) Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 Dec;94(49):e2283 PMID: 26656377 PMCID: PMC5008522 12/15/2015       2 Citations
  • Depressive symptoms, serious psychological distress, diabetes distress and cardiovascular risk factor control in patients with type 2 diabetes. (Winchester RJ, Williams JS, Wolfman TE, Egede LE) J Diabetes Complications 2016 Mar;30(2):312-7 PMID: 26657725 PMCID: PMC4761313 12/15/2015       6 Citations
  • The Association between Smoking Abstinence and Mortality in the National Lung Screening Trial. (Tanner NT, Kanodra NM, Gebregziabher M, Payne E, Halbert CH, Warren GW, Egede LE, Silvestri GA) Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2016 Mar 01;193(5):534-41 PMID: 26502000 10/27/2015       47 Citations
  • Associations Between Adverse Childhood Experiences, High-Risk Behaviors, and Morbidity in Adulthood. (Campbell JA, Walker RJ, Egede LE) Am J Prev Med 2016 Mar;50(3):344-352 PMID: 26474668 PMCID: PMC4762720 10/18/2015       55 Citations
  • Assessing the relationship between neighborhood factors and diabetes related health outcomes and self-care behaviors. (Smalls BL, Gregory CM, Zoller JS, Egede LE) BMC Health Serv Res 2015 Oct 01;15:445 PMID: 26428459 PMCID: PMC4589943 10/03/2015       14 Citations
  • Quantifying the Race Stratified Impact of Socioeconomics on Graft Outcomes in Kidney Transplant Recipients. (Taber DJ, Hamedi M, Rodrigue JR, Gebregziabher MG, Srinivas TR, Baliga PK, Egede LE) Transplantation 2016 07;100(7):1550-7 PMID: 26425875 PMCID: PMC4818195 10/02/2015       12 Citations
  • Social determinants of health in adults with type 2 diabetes--Contribution of mutable and immutable factors. (Walker RJ, Smalls BL, Egede LE) Diabetes Res Clin Pract 2015 Nov;110(2):193-201 PMID: 26411692 PMCID: PMC4681588 09/29/2015       11 Citations
  • Racial/Ethnic Disparities in VA Services Utilization as a Partial Pathway to Mortality Differentials Among Veterans Diagnosed With TBI. (Dismuke CE, Gebregziabher M, Egede LE) Glob J Health Sci 2015 Jul 19;8(2):260-72 PMID: 26383194 PMCID: PMC4803961 09/19/2015       3 Citations
  • Differential impact of mental health multimorbidity on healthcare costs in diabetes. (Egede LE, Gebregziabher M, Zhao Y, Dismuke CE, Walker RJ, Hunt KJ, Axon RN) Am J Manag Care 2015 Aug;21(8):535-44 PMID: 26295353 08/22/2015       5 Citations
  • Psychotherapy for depression in older veterans via telemedicine: a randomised, open-label, non-inferiority trial. (Egede LE, Acierno R, Knapp RG, Lejuez C, Hernandez-Tejada M, Payne EH, Frueh BC) Lancet Psychiatry 2015 Aug;2(8):693-701 PMID: 26249300 08/08/2015       36 Citations
  • Trends in health care expenditure in U.S. adults with diabetes: 2002-2011. (Ozieh MN, Bishu KG, Dismuke CE, Egede LE) Diabetes Care 2015 Oct;38(10):1844-51 PMID: 26203060 PMCID: PMC4580605 07/24/2015       25 Citations
  • Community Interventions to Improve Glycemic Control in African Americans with Type 2 Diabetes: A Systemic Review. (Smalls BL, Walker RJ, Bonilha HS, Campbell JA, Egede LE) Glob J Health Sci 2015 Feb 24;7(5):171-82 PMID: 26156923 PMCID: PMC4803865 07/15/2015       6 Citations
  • Utilization and Cost of Health Services in Individuals With Traumatic Brain Injury. (Dismuke CE, Walker RJ, Egede LE) Glob J Health Sci 2015 Apr 19;7(6):156-69 PMID: 26153156 PMCID: PMC4803849 07/15/2015       12 Citations
  • The Impact of Cognitive, Social and Physical Limitations on Income in Community Dwelling Adults With Chronic Medical and Mental Disorders. (Dismuke CE, Egede LE) Glob J Health Sci 2015 Feb 24;7(5):183-95 PMID: 26156924 PMCID: PMC4803922 07/15/2015       1 Citations
  • Health locus of control and cardiovascular risk factors in veterans with type 2 diabetes. (Williams JS, Lynch CP, Voronca D, Egede LE) Endocrine 2016 Jan;51(1):83-90 PMID: 26148703 PMCID: PMC4704995 07/08/2015       4 Citations
  • Racial/Ethnic Differences in Combat- and Non-Combat-Associated Traumatic Brain Injury Severity in the Veterans Health Administration: 2004-2010. (Dismuke CE, Gebregziabher M, Yeager D, Egede LE) Am J Public Health 2015 Aug;105(8):1696-702 PMID: 26066928 PMCID: PMC4504327 06/13/2015       5 Citations
  • Approaches for dealing with various sources of overdispersion in modeling count data: Scale adjustment versus modeling. (Payne EH, Hardin JW, Egede LE, Ramakrishnan V, Selassie A, Gebregziabher M) Stat Methods Med Res 2017 Aug;26(4):1802-1823 PMID: 26031359 06/03/2015       6 Citations
  • African-American race modifies the influence of tacrolimus concentrations on acute rejection and toxicity in kidney transplant recipients. (Taber DJ, Gebregziabher MG, Srinivas TR, Chavin KD, Baliga PK, Egede LE) Pharmacotherapy 2015 Jun;35(6):569-77 PMID: 26011276 PMCID: PMC4534305 05/27/2015       17 Citations
  • Quantifying the Incremental and Aggregate Cost of Missed Workdays in Adults with Diabetes. (Bishu KG, Gebregziabher M, Dismuke CE, Egede LE) J Gen Intern Med 2015 Dec;30(12):1773-9 PMID: 25986134 PMCID: PMC4636550 05/20/2015       7 Citations
  • Medical care expenditures associated with chronic kidney disease in adults with diabetes: United States 2011. (Ozieh MN, Dismuke CE, Lynch CP, Egede LE) Diabetes Res Clin Pract 2015 Jul;109(1):185-90 PMID: 25935258 05/04/2015       25 Citations
  • Meaning of illness and quality of life in patients with type 2 diabetes. (Walker RJ, Lynch CP, Strom Williams J, Voronca D, Egede LE) J Diabetes Complications 2015 Jul;29(5):665-9 PMID: 25934437 05/03/2015       5 Citations
  • Racial Differences in Outcomes within the National Lung Screening Trial. Implications for Widespread Implementation. (Tanner NT, Gebregziabher M, Hughes Halbert C, Payne E, Egede LE, Silvestri GA) Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2015 Jul 15;192(2):200-8 PMID: 25928649 05/01/2015       29 Citations
  • Ethnic differences in family member diabetes involvement and psychological outcomes: results from the second Diabetes Attitudes, Wishes and Needs (DAWN2) study in the USA. (Peyrot M, Egede LE, Funnell MM, Hsu WC, Ruggiero L, Siminerio LM, Stuckey HL) Curr Med Res Opin 2015;31(7):1297-307 PMID: 25907127 04/25/2015       5 Citations
  • Associations between health literacy and health outcomes in a predominantly low-income african american population with type 2 diabetes. (Al Sayah F, Majumdar SR, Egede LE, Johnson JA) J Health Commun 2015;20(5):581-8 PMID: 25826448 04/01/2015       8 Citations
  • Racial differences in diabetes among Union Forces during the US Civil War. (Smith JA, Frueh BC, Campbell J, Egede L) Ethn Dis 2015;25(1):104-7 PMID: 25812260 03/31/2015    
  • Effective strategies for global health research, training and clinical care: a narrative review. (Walker RJ, Campbell JA, Egede LE) Glob J Health Sci 2014 Sep 29;7(2):119-39 PMID: 25716404 PMCID: PMC4796426 02/27/2015       4 Citations
  • Meaning of illness and self-care in patients with type 2 diabetes. (Strom Williams J, Walker RJ, Lynch CP, Voronca D, Egede LE) Diabetes Educ 2015 06;41(3):301-8 PMID: 25712226 02/26/2015       2 Citations
  • Inclusion of dynamic clinical data improves the predictive performance of a 30-day readmission risk model in kidney transplantation. (Taber DJ, Palanisamy AP, Srinivas TR, Gebregziabher M, Odeghe J, Chavin KD, Egede LE, Baliga PK) Transplantation 2015 Feb;99(2):324-30 PMID: 25594549 PMCID: PMC4369585 01/17/2015       14 Citations
  • Differential effect of race, education, gender, and language discrimination on glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes. (Reynolds DB, Walker RJ, Campbell JA, Egede LE) Diabetes Technol Ther 2015 Apr;17(4):243-7 PMID: 25549154 PMCID: PMC4365429 12/31/2014       7 Citations
  • Direct and indirect effects of neighborhood factors and self-care on glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes. (Smalls BL, Gregory CM, Zoller JS, Egede LE) J Diabetes Complications 2015 Mar;29(2):186-91 PMID: 25483848 12/09/2014       8 Citations
  • Effect of neighborhood factors on diabetes self-care behaviors in adults with type 2 diabetes. (Smalls BL, Gregory CM, Zoller JS, Egede LE) Diabetes Res Clin Pract 2014 Dec;106(3):435-42 PMID: 25451904 PMCID: PMC4275065 12/03/2014       8 Citations
  • Understanding the influence of psychological and socioeconomic factors on diabetes self-care using structured equation modeling. (Walker RJ, Gebregziabher M, Martin-Harris B, Egede LE) Patient Educ Couns 2015 Jan;98(1):34-40 PMID: 25455793 PMCID: PMC4314329 12/03/2014       15 Citations
  • Technology-Intensified Diabetes Education Study (TIDES) in African Americans with type 2 diabetes: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. (Williams JS, Lynch CP, Knapp RG, Egede LE) Trials 2014 Nov 25;15:460 PMID: 25425504 PMCID: PMC4289359 11/27/2014       3 Citations
  • Stress, depression and medication nonadherence in diabetes: test of the exacerbating and buffering effects of family support. (Mayberry LS, Egede LE, Wagner JA, Osborn CY) J Behav Med 2015 Apr;38(2):363-71 PMID: 25420694 PMCID: PMC4355092 11/26/2014       17 Citations
  • Effect of perceived racial discrimination on self-care behaviors, glycemic control, and quality of life in adults with type 2 diabetes. (Dawson AZ, Walker RJ, Campbell JA, Egede LE) Endocrine 2015 Jun;49(2):422-8 PMID: 25414069 PMCID: PMC4440842 11/22/2014       10 Citations
  • Diabetes increases financial burden of individuals with traumatic spinal cord injury (TSCI). (Dismuke CE, Egede LE, Saunders L, Krause JS) Spinal Cord 2015 Feb;53(2):135-8 PMID: 25403503 11/19/2014       2 Citations
  • Relationship of serious psychological distress to quality of life in adults with diabetes. (Dismuke CE, Hernandez-Tejada MA, Egede LE) Int J Psychiatry Med 2014;48(2):135-46 PMID: 25377154 11/08/2014       6 Citations
  • Quantifying direct effects of social determinants of health on glycemic control in adults with type 2 diabetes. (Walker RJ, Gebregziabher M, Martin-Harris B, Egede LE) Diabetes Technol Ther 2015 Feb;17(2):80-7 PMID: 25361382 PMCID: PMC4322090 11/02/2014       15 Citations
  • Advancing partnered research in the VA healthcare system: the pursuit of increased research engagement, responsiveness, and impact. (Charns MP, Egede LE, Rumsfeld JS, McGlynn GC, Yano EM) J Gen Intern Med 2014 Dec;29 Suppl 4:811-3 PMID: 25355095 PMCID: PMC4239282 10/31/2014       2 Citations
  • Relationship between social determinants of health and processes and outcomes in adults with type 2 diabetes: validation of a conceptual framework. (Walker RJ, Gebregziabher M, Martin-Harris B, Egede LE) BMC Endocr Disord 2014 Oct 09;14:82 PMID: 25298071 PMCID: PMC4203970 10/10/2014       22 Citations
  • Effective interventions to improve medication adherence in Type 2 diabetes: a systematic review. (Williams JL, Walker RJ, Smalls BL, Campbell JA, Egede LE) Diabetes Manag (Lond) 2014 Jan 01;4(1):29-48 PMID: 25214893 PMCID: PMC4157681 09/13/2014    
  • Impact of medical and psychiatric multi-morbidity on mortality in diabetes: emerging evidence. (Lynch CP, Gebregziabher M, Zhao Y, Hunt KJ, Egede LE) BMC Endocr Disord 2014 Aug 20;14:68 PMID: 25138206 PMCID: PMC4144689 08/21/2014       13 Citations
  • Geographic and racial/ethnic variations in patterns of multimorbidity burden in patients with type 2 diabetes. (Lynch CP, Gebregziabher M, Axon RN, Hunt KE, Payne E, Egede LE) J Gen Intern Med 2015 Jan;30(1):25-32 PMID: 25127728 PMCID: PMC4284278 08/17/2014       11 Citations
  • Independent effects of socioeconomic and psychological social determinants of health on self-care and outcomes in Type 2 diabetes. (Walker RJ, Gebregziabher M, Martin-Harris B, Egede LE) Gen Hosp Psychiatry 2014 Nov-Dec;36(6):662-8 PMID: 25103544 PMCID: PMC4254055 08/12/2014       32 Citations
  • The struggle for health equity: the sustained effort by the VA Healthcare System. (Ibrahim SA, Egede LE, Uchendu US, Fine MJ) Am J Public Health 2014 Sep;104 Suppl 4:S514-6 PMID: 25100410 PMCID: PMC4151888 08/08/2014       2 Citations
  • Measurement properties and comparative performance of health literacy screening questions in a predominantly low income African American population with diabetes. (Al Sayah F, Majumdar SR, Egede LE, Johnson JA) Patient Educ Couns 2014 Oct;97(1):88-95 PMID: 25082723 08/02/2014       8 Citations
  • Impact of mental health visits on healthcare cost in patients with diabetes and comorbid mental health disorders. (Egede LE, Gebregziabher M, Zhao Y, Dismuke CE, Walker RJ, Hunt KJ, Axon RN) PLoS One 2014;9(8):e103804 PMID: 25083903 PMCID: PMC4118960 08/02/2014       10 Citations
  • Ethnic differences in psychological outcomes among people with diabetes: USA results from the second Diabetes Attitudes, Wishes, and Needs (DAWN2) study. (Peyrot M, Egede LE, Campos C, Cannon AJ, Funnell MM, Hsu WC, Ruggiero L, Siminerio LM, Stuckey HL) Curr Med Res Opin 2014 Nov;30(11):2241-54 PMID: 25079662 08/01/2014       21 Citations
  • Effect of diabetes self-efficacy on glycemic control, medication adherence, self-care behaviors, and quality of life in a predominantly low-income, minority population. (Walker RJ, Smalls BL, Hernandez-Tejada MA, Campbell JA, Egede LE) Ethn Dis 2014;24(3):349-55 PMID: 25065078 07/30/2014       37 Citations
  • Significant racial differences in the key factors associated with early graft loss in kidney transplant recipients. (Taber DJ, Douglass K, Srinivas T, McGillicuddy JW, Bratton CF, Chavin KD, Baliga PK, Egede LE) Am J Nephrol 2014;40(1):19-28 PMID: 24969370 PMCID: PMC4125570 06/28/2014       14 Citations
  • Racial/ethnic differences in multiple diabetes outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes in the southeastern United States. (Lynch CP, Williams JL, Reid J, Joseph R, Keith B, Egede LE) Ethn Dis 2014;24(2):189-94 PMID: 24804365 05/09/2014       4 Citations
  • Gender differences in composite control of cardiovascular risk factors among patients with type 2 diabetes. (Strom Williams JL, Lynch CP, Winchester R, Thomas L, Keith B, Egede LE) Diabetes Technol Ther 2014 Jul;16(7):421-7 PMID: 24735058 PMCID: PMC4074756 04/17/2014       16 Citations
  • Longitudinal effects of medication nonadherence on glycemic control. (Egede LE, Gebregziabher M, Echols C, Lynch CP) Ann Pharmacother 2014 May;48(5):562-70 PMID: 24586059 03/04/2014       37 Citations
  • Impact of social determinants of health on outcomes for type 2 diabetes: a systematic review. (Walker RJ, Smalls BL, Campbell JA, Strom Williams JL, Egede LE) Endocrine 2014 Sep;47(1):29-48 PMID: 24532079 02/18/2014       40 Citations
  • Behavioral interventions to improve glycemic control in African Americans with type 2 diabetes: a systematic review. (Walker RJ, Smalls BL, Bonilha HS, Campbell JA, Egede LE) Ethn Dis 2013;23(4):401-8 PMID: 24392600 01/08/2014    
  • Nontraditional risk factors as mediators of racial differences in diabetes risk. (Williams JL, Egede LE) J Gen Intern Med 2014 Feb;29(2):271-2 PMID: 24129857 PMCID: PMC3912293 10/17/2013       1 Citations
  • Are thiazide diuretics safe and effective antihypertensive therapy in kidney transplant recipients? (Taber DJ, Srinivas TM, Pilch NA, Meadows HB, Fleming JN, McGillicuddy JW, Bratton CF, Thomas B, Chavin KD, Baliga PK, Egede LE) Am J Nephrol 2013;38(4):285-91 PMID: 24061145 09/26/2013       10 Citations
  • Attitudes and beliefs toward lung cancer screening among US Veterans. (Tanner NT, Egede LE, Shamblin C, Gebregziabher M, Silvestri GA) Chest 2013 Dec;144(6):1783-1787 PMID: 23764896 PMCID: PMC3848465 06/15/2013       21 Citations
  • Medicare part D prescription drug program: benefits, unintended consequences and impact on health disparities. (Dismuke CE, Egede LE) J Gen Intern Med 2013 Jul;28(7):860-1 PMID: 23539284 PMCID: PMC3682045 03/30/2013       3 Citations
  • The impact of diabetes on ethnic disparities seen in kidney transplantation. (Taber DJ, Meadows HB, Pilch NA, Chavin KD, Baliga PK, Egede LE) Ethn Dis 2013;23(2):238-44 PMID: 23530307 03/28/2013       5 Citations
  • Racial/ethnic, regional, and rural/urban differences in receipt of diabetes education. (Brown-Guion SY, Youngerman SM, Hernandez-Tejada MA, Dismuke CE, Egede LE) Diabetes Educ 2013 May-Jun;39(3):327-34 PMID: 23482514 03/14/2013    
  • Effect of comorbid depression on quality of life in adults with Type 2 diabetes. (Egede LE, Hernández-Tejada MA) Expert Rev Pharmacoecon Outcomes Res 2013 Feb;13(1):83-91 PMID: 23402449 02/14/2013       17 Citations
  • Pre-existing diabetes significantly increases the risk of graft failure and mortality following renal transplantation. (Taber DJ, Meadows HB, Pilch NA, Chavin KD, Baliga PK, Egede LE) Clin Transplant 2013 Mar-Apr;27(2):274-82 PMID: 23383719 02/07/2013       16 Citations
  • Physician acceptance of academic detailing for schizophrenia among South Carolina Medicaid providers. (Ball S, Drayton S, Robert S, Hahn N, Nappi J, Egede LE, Moran WP, Dickson M, Mauldin PD, Malcolm R) J S C Med Assoc 2012 Aug;108(4):100-2 PMID: 23270103 12/29/2012    
  • The impact of cardiovascular disease and risk factor treatment on ethnic disparities in kidney transplant. (Taber DJ, Pilch NA, Meadows HB, McGillicuddy JW, Bratton CF, Chavin KD, Baliga PK, Egede LE) J Cardiovasc Pharmacol Ther 2013 May;18(3):243-50 PMID: 23258931 12/22/2012       9 Citations
  • Impact of diabetes control on mortality by race in a national cohort of veterans. (Hunt KJ, Gebregziabher M, Lynch CP, Echols C, Mauldin PD, Egede LE) Ann Epidemiol 2013 Feb;23(2):74-9 PMID: 23238350 12/15/2012       13 Citations
  • Factors associated with delays in seeking treatment for stroke care in veterans. (Ellis C, Knapp RG, Gilbert GE, Egede LE) J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 2013 Oct;22(7):e136-41 PMID: 23219014 12/12/2012       4 Citations
  • Veteran-specific suicide prevention. (York JA, Lamis DA, Pope CA, Egede LE) Psychiatr Q 2013 Jun;84(2):219-38 PMID: 23011459 09/27/2012       8 Citations
  • The impact of social support on outcomes in adult patients with type 2 diabetes: a systematic review. (Strom JL, Egede LE) Curr Diab Rep 2012 Dec;12(6):769-81 PMID: 22949135 PMCID: PMC3490012 09/06/2012       94 Citations
  • Differential impact of longitudinal medication non-adherence on mortality by race/ethnicity among veterans with diabetes. (Egede LE, Lynch CP, Gebregziabher M, Hunt KJ, Echols C, Gilbert GE, Mauldin PD) J Gen Intern Med 2013 Feb;28(2):208-15 PMID: 22948932 PMCID: PMC3614147 09/06/2012       28 Citations
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