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Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination Intentions Among Socioeconomically Advantaged versus Deprived: Findings from a Nationwide Survey.

Lancet Regional Health—Americas. In Press.   

Sonawane K, Zhu Y, Damgacioglu H, Garg A, Graboyes EM, Montealegre J, Brownstein NC, Ford ME, Roberts JR, Sterba K, Giuliano A, Deshmukh AA.


Nationwide Breast, Cervical, and Colorectal Cancer Screening coverage in Federally Qualified Health Centers.

JAMA Internal Medicine. In Press.     

Amboree TL, Montealegre JR, Parker SL, Garg A, Damgacioglu H, Schmeler KM, Chiao EY, Hill E, Sonawane K, Deshmukh AA, Adsul P.


HPV Vaccination Among Young Adults Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic and by Sociodemographics and Sexual Orientation.

JAMA Network Open. In Press.  

Sonawane K, Garg A, Meissner E, Damgacioglu H, Hill E, Nyitray AG, Deshmukh AA.


International Anal Neoplasia Society’s Consensus Guidelines for Anal Cancer Screening.

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2024 Jan 31. Epub ahead of print.

Stier EA, Clarke M, Deshmukh AA, Wentzensen N, Liu Y, Poynten IM, Cavallari EN, Fink V, Barroso L, Clifford G, Cuming T, Goldstone S, Hillman R, Rosa-Cunha I, La Rosa L, Palefsky J, Plotzker R, Roberts JM, Jay N. International Journal of Cancer.


Recent trends in cervical cancer incidence, stage at diagnosis, and incidence-based mortality according to county-level income in the USA, 2000-2019. (Read the Article)

International Journal of Cancer.  2024 Jan 25. Epub ahead of print. 

Amboree T, Damgacioglu H, Sonawane K, Adsul P, Montealegre J, Deshmukh AA.


Consumption of health-related videos and HPV awareness among urban and rural adults: Analysis of a national survey and YouTube®. (Read the Article)

JMIR Public Health and Surveillance. 2024;26:e49749. 

Garg A, Nyitray AG, Roberts JR, Diaz V, Shungu N, Ruggiero KJ, Chandler J, Damgacioglu H, Yenan Y, Brownstein N, Sterba K, Deshmukh AA, Sonawane K.


The accuracy of anal self- and companion exams among sexual minority men and transgender women: The Prevent Anal Cancer Palpation Study. (Read the Article)

Lancet Regional Health – Americas. 2023 Oct 19:2023.10.19.23297209..

Nyitray AG, McAuliffe TL, Liebert C, Swartz MD, Deshmukh AA, Chiao EY, Weaver L, Almirol E, Kerman J, Schneider JA, Wilkerson M, Hwang LY, Smith D, Hazra A, and The Prevent Anal Cancer Palpation Study Team.


Recent and Projected Trends in Oral Tongue Cancer in the United States: A Demographic Shift in Case Burden as Early Onset Increases Among Females Subside. (Read the Article)

JAMA Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery. 2023 Sep

Burus T, Damgacioglu H, Huang B, Christian J, Hull P, Ellis A, Arnold SM, Deshmukh AA, Lang Kuhs K.


County-level Trends in cervical cancer incidence, stage at diagnosis, and mortality in Kentucky. 

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JAMA Network Open. 2023 Oct 2;6(10):e2338333.

Damgacioglu H, Burus T, Sonawane K, Hill E, Lang Kuhs K, Deshmukh AA.


Acceptability and experiences of self-sample human papillomavirus (HPV) testing for cervical cancer screening among underscreened Women in a U.S. Safety Net Health System. (Read the Article)

American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2023 Oct 2;6(10):e2338333.

Parker SL, Amboree TL, Bulsara S, Daheri M, Anderson ML, Hilsenbeck SG, Jibaja-Weiss ML, Zare M, Schmeler K, Deshmukh AA, Chiao EY, Scheurer ME, Montealegre JR.


Two-Year Incidence and Cumulative Risk and Predictors of Anal High-Grade Squamous Intraepithelial Lesions (anal precancer) among Women with HIV. (Read the Article)

Clinical Infectious Diseases.  2023 Oct 8:ciad614. Epub ahead of print.

Stier EA, Jain M, Joshi H, Darragh TM, Deshmukh AA, Lee J, Einstein MH, Jay N, Berry-Lawhorn JM, Palefsky JM, Wilkin T, Ellsworth G, French AL, Barroso LF, Levine R, Guiot HM, Rezaei K, Chiao EY.


Barriers and Facilitators to Anal Cancer Screening Among People Living with HIV in Puerto Rico.

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BMC Public Health. 2023 Oct 6;23(1):1940.  

Cruz G, Ramos-Cartagena JM, Torres-Russe JL, Colón-López V, Ortiz-Ortiz KJ, Pericchi L, Deshmukh AA, Ortiz AP.


Perceived barriers to cervical cancer screening and motivators for at-home human papillomavirus self-sampling during the COVID-19 pandemic: Results from a telephone survey. (Read the Article)

eLife. 2023 May 26;12:e84664.   

Parker S; Deshmukh AA; Chen B; Lairson D; Daheri M; Vernon S; Montealegre JR.


Evaluating the performance of anal cytology and high-risk human papillomavirus genotyping for detecting anal high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions in a clinic-based sample of people living with and without HIV in Puerto Rico. (Read the Article)

Cancer Cytopathology. 2023 Oct;131(10):655-664. 

Ramos-Cartagena JM, Keller K, Guiot HM, Muñoz C, Colón-López V, Deshmukh AA, Tirado-Gómez M, Ortiz AP.


The Prevent Anal Cancer Self-Swab Study Team. A randomized trial of home-based self-sampling vs clinician sampling for anal precancer screening: The Prevent Anal Cancer (PAC) Self-Swab Study.

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International Journal of Cancer. 2023 Aug 15;153(4):843-853.  

Nyitray AG, Nitkowski J, McAuliffe TL, Brzezinski B, Swartz MD, Fernandez ME, Deshmukh AA, Ridolfi TJ, Lundeen SJ, Cockerham L, Wenten D, Petroll A, Hilgeman B, Smith JS, Chiao EY, Giuliano AR, Schick V.


Human papillomavirus-associated anal cancer incidence and burden among US men, according to sexual orientation, HIV status, and age. (Read the Article)

Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2023 Aug 14;77(3):419-424.       

Deshmukh AA, Damgacioglu H, Sonawane K, Georges D, Clifford GM.


Digital anal rectal examination utilization among individuals at increased risk for anal cancer.  

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J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2023 Jul 1;27(3):242-247.  

Nyitray AG, Ridolfi TJ, Petroll AE, Nitkowski J, McAuliffe TL, Fernandez ME, Deshmukh AA, Giuliano AR, Chiao EY, and The Prevent Anal Cancer Self-Swab Study Team. 


Cost-Effectiveness of CDK4/6 inhibitors in the First-Line Treatment of HR+/HER2- Metastatic Breast Cancer in Postmenopausal Women in the United States. (Read the Article)

Pharmacoeconomics. 2023 Jun;41(6):709-718. 

Masurkar PP, Damgacioglu H, Deshmukh AA, Trivedi M.


Telemental Health Use Is Associated With Lower Health Care Spending Among Medicare Beneficiaries with Major Depression. (Read the Article)

Medical Care. 2023 Nov 20.   

Peña MT, Lindsay JA, Li, R, Deshmukh AA, Swint JM, Morgan RO.


Reimbursement for HPV vaccine cost in the private sector: A comparison across specialties.

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Annals of Family Medicine. 2023 Jul-Aug;21(4):344-346. 

Zhu Y, Lin Y, He C, Lairson D, Li R, Deshmukh AA, Sonawane K.


Prevalence and concordance of oral and genital HPV by sexual orientation among US men. 

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JNCI Cancer Spectrum. 2023 Jan 3;7(1):pkac088.  

Sonawane K, Shyu SS, Damgacioglu H, Li R, Nyitray AG, Deshmukh AA.


State variation in squamous cell carcinoma of the anus incidence and mortality, and association with HIV/AIDS and smoking in the United States. (Read the Article)

Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2023 Feb 20;41(6):1228-1238. 

Damgacioglu H, Lin YY, Ortiz AP, Wu C, Shahmoradi Z, Shyu S, Li R, Nyitray AG, Sigel K, Clifford GM, Jay N, Colon Lopez V, Barnell GM, Chiao EY, Stier EA, Ortiz-Ortiz K, Ramos-Cartagena J, Sonawane K, Deshmukh AA.


Accompanying editorial: Hotca A and Goodman KA. Trends in Anal Cancer: Leveraging Public Health Efforts to Improve Cancer Care. Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2023 Feb 20;41(6):1180-1182. 


Global burden of HPV-attributable squamous cell carcinoma of the anus in 2020, according to sex and HIV status: a worldwide analysis. (Read the Article)

International Journal of Cancer. 2023 Feb 1;152(3):417-428. 

Deshmukh AA, Damgacioglu H, Georges D, Sonawane K, Ferlay J, Bray F, Clifford GM.


Development and validation of a multivariablerisk prediction model for anal high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions in persons living with HIV in Puerto Rico: A cross-sectional study. (Read the Article)

Lancet Regional Health—Americas. 2023. 17:100382.  

Soto-Salgado M, Suárez E, Viera-Rojas TD, Pericchi LR, Ramos-Cartagena J, Deshmukh AA, Tirado M, Ortiz A.


Contemporary Patterns in HPV-associated Cancer Incidence among Young US Men. (Read the Article)

J Gen Intern Med. 2023 38(3):817-819.  

Damgacioglu H, Wu C, Lin Y, Ortiz AP, Sonawane K, Deshmukh AA.


Screening History and Survival Among Women With Cervical Cancer in Puerto Rico. (Read the Article)

J Low Genit Tract Dis. 2023. 27(1):19-23.  

Gómez-Vargas V, Ortiz-Ortiz KJ, Almodóvar-Rivera I, Torres-Cintrón CR, Deshmukh AA, Ortiz-Martínez AP.



Cervical cancer incidence among US women, 2001-2019. (Read the Article)

JAMA. 2022.  13;328(22):2267-2269. 

Shahmoradi Z, Damgacioglu H, Clarke M, Wentzensen N, Montealegre J, Sonawane K, Deshmukh AA. 

Prevalence of human papillomavirus infection among US women born in the 1980s and 1990s. (Read the Article)

JAMA Health Forum. 2022 Aug 5;3(8):e222706. 

Shahmoradi Z, Damgacioglu H, Montealegre J, Sigel K, Chiao EY, Sonawane K, Deshmukh AA. 

A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Cytology and HPV-related Biomarkers for Anal Cancer Screening Among Different Risk Groups. (Read the Article)

International Journal of Cancer. 2022 151(11):1889-1901. 

Clarke MA, Deshmukh AA, Suk R, Roberts J, Jay N, Stier EA, Wentzensen N

Incidence trends of Kaposi Sarcoma among Young non-Hispanic Black men living in the South versus non-South men in the United States, 2001 - 2018. (Read the Article)

JNCI Cancer Spectrum. 6 (6), 2022, pkac078

Suk R*, White D*, Knights S, Nijhawan A, Deshmukh AA*, Chiao EY*.

A cross-sectional study of the prevalence of anal dysplasia among women with high-grade cervical, vaginal, and vulvar dysplasia or cancer: The PANDA Study. (Read the Article)

Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention. 2022 5;31(12):2185-2191. 

Batman S, Messick C, Milbourne A, Guo M, Munsell M, Fokom-Domgue J, Salcedo M, Deshmukh AA, Dahlstrom K, Ogburn M, Fleming N, Taylor J, Shafer A, Cobb L, Sigel K, Sturgis E, Chiao EY, Schmeler K. 

Tdap-HPV vaccination bundling: Trends, Predictors, and Implications for HPV vaccine series completion. (Read the Article)

Preventive Medicine. 2022 164:107218. 

Zhu Y, Wu C, Giuliano AR, Fernandez ME, Ortiz AP, Ganduglia C, Li R, Deshmukh AA, Sonawane K. 

Association of smoking with anal high-risk HPV infection and histologically confirmed anal high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions among a clinic-based population in Puerto Rico. (Read the Article)

Cancer Treatment Research Communications 

Keller K, Ramos-Cartagena JM, Guiot H, Muñoz  C, Rodríguez  Y, Colón-López  V, Deshmukh  AA, Tirado-Gómez M, Patricia Ortiz A. 

Trends in the Incidence of Human Papillomavirus-Associated Cancers by County-Level Income and Smoking Prevalence in the United States, 2000-2018 (Read the Article)

JNCI Cancer Spectrum. In Press.

Lin Y*, Damgacioglu H,* Suk R, Wu C, Zhu Y, Ortiz AP, Hara S, Sonawane K, Deshmukh AA

Long-term impact of HPV vaccination and COVID-19 pandemic on oropharyngeal cancer incidence and burden among men in the USA: A Modeling Study (Read the article)

Lancet Regional Health—Americas.  Dec 15 : 100143. 

Damgacioglu H, Sonawane K, Chhatwal J, Lairson DR, Clifford GM, Giuliano AR, Deshmukh AA.

Oropharyngeal cancer incidence and mortality trends in all 50 states in the USA, 2001-2017

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JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. Published online December 16, 2021.

Damgacioglu H, Sonawne K, Zhu Y, Li R, Balasubramanian B, Lairson DR, Giuliano AR, Deshmukh AA. 



Prevalence of Oral Human Papillomavirus Infection by Number of Vaccine Doses Among U.S. Adults

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JNCI Cancer Spectrum 2021 Dec 21;5(6):pkab086. eCollection 2021 Dec.

Abel M, Mann AK, Sonawane K, Kapp DS, Deshmukh AA, Chan JK

Evaluation of Cervical Cancer Screening Uptake and Adherence Among Women Without Human Papillomavirus Vaccination in the US (Read the article)  

JAMA Network Open. 2021;4(10):e2131129. 

Sonawane K*, Suk R*, Chiao EY, Schmeler K, Montealegre J, Fernandez M, Deshmukh AA.

Cervical Cancer Screening Among Medicaid Patients During Natural Disasters and the COVID-19 Pandemic in Puerto Rico, 2016 to 2020 (Read the article)

JAMA Network Open. 2021;4(10):e2128806. 

Ortiz AP, Gierbolini-Bermúdez A, Ramos-Cartagena JM, Colón-López V, Sonawane K, Deshmukh AA, Ortiz-Ortiz KJ.


Trends in Human Papillomavirus Vaccine Safety Concerns and Adverse Event Reporting in the United States. (Read the article)

JAMA Network Open. 2021;4(9):e2124502. 

Sonawane K , Lin YY, Damgacioglu H, Zhu Y, Fernandez M, Montealegre J, Ganduglia C, Li R, Lairson DR, Lin Y, Giuliano AR, Deshmukh AA.

Analysis of Suicide after Cancer Diagnosis by US County-Level Income and Rural/Urban Designation, 2000-2016. (Read the article)

JAMA Network Open. 2021;4(10):e2129913. 

Suk R, Hong Y, Wasserman RM, Swint M, Belinda Azenui N, Sonawane K, Tsai J*, Deshmukh AA*.

No treatment versus partial mastectomy plus radiation for ductal carcinoma in situ . (Read the article)

Annals of Surgical Oncology. 2022 Jan;29(1):39-41. Epub 2021 Sep 1.

Sun SS, Suk R, Kuerer HM, Cantor SB, Raber B, Deshmukh AA.

Regular healthcare provider status does not moderate racial/ethnic differences in human papillomavirus (HPV) and HPV Vaccine Knowledge. (Read the article)

Vaccines 2021, 9(7), 802; 

Amboree TL, Sonawane K, Deshmukh AA, Montealegre JR.

The other side of screening: predictors of treatment and follow-up for anal precancers in a large health system. (Read the article)

AIDS. 2021 Nov 1;35(13):2157-2162. 

Silvera R, Gaisa M, Liu Y, Deshmukh AA, Sigel K.

Rationale and design of the Prevent Anal Cancer Self-Swab Study: a randomized clinical trial of home-based self-collection of cells for anal cancer screening. (Read the article)

BMJ Open. 2021 Jun 29;11(6):e051118. 

Nyitray AG, Schick VR, Swartz, PhD MD, Giuliano AR, Fernandez ME, Deshmukh AA, Ridolfi TJ, Ajala C, Brzezinski B, Sandoval M, Nedjai B, Smith JS, Chiao EY.

Human Papillomavirus Awareness among Foreign- and US-born Hispanics, United States, 2017-2018 (Read the article)

Preventative Medicine Reports. 2021 Apr 22;22:101379. eCollection 2021 Jun.

Escobar B, Amboree TL, Sonowane K, Deshmukh, AA; McGee L, Rodriguez A, Jibaja-Weiss ML, Montealegre JR.

Cost-Effectiveness Models of Proton Therapy for Head and Neck: Evaluating Quality and Methods to Date (Read the article)

 International Journal of Particle Therapy. 2021 Jun 25;8(1):339-353. eCollection Summer 2021.

Huang D, Frank SJ, Verma V, Thaker NG, Brooks ED, Palmer MB, Harrison RF, Deshmukh AA, Ning M.

Prescribing Trend of Inappropriate Medications in Outpatient Clinics for Older Adults with Heart Failure in the United States: NAMCS 2012-2016. (Read the article)

American Journal of Cardiology. 2021 Aug 1;152:168.

Kobayashi M, Kwak M, Aguilar D, Goyal P, Holmes HM, Deshmukh AA, Aparasu RP.

HPV vaccine recommendations and parental intent. (Read the article)

Pediatrics (2021) 147 (3): e2020026286.

Sonawane K,* Zhu Y,* Lin Y, Damgacioglu H, Lin Y, Montealegre JR, Deshmukh AA.

Incidence of Cervical Cancer in Puerto Rico, 2001-2017. (Read the article)

JAMA Oncology. 2021 Mar 1;7(3):456-458 

Ortiz AP, Ortiz-Ortiz KJ, Colón-López V, Tortolero-Luna G, Torres-Cintrón CR, Wu C, Deshmukh AA.

Replication of a Claims- based Algorithm to Estimate Multiple Sclerosis Disease Severity in a Commercially Insured Population. (Read the article)

Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders. 2020 Nov;46:102539. Epub 2020 Sep 28.

Toliver JC, Barner JC, Lawson K, Sonawane K, Rascati K.

Incidence trends and burden of human papillomavirus-associated cancers among women in the United States, 2001-2017. (Read the article)

Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 2021 Jun 1;113(6):792-796.

Deshmukh AA, Suk R, Shiels MS, Damgacioglu H, Lin Y, Stier EA, Nyitray AG, Chhatwal J, Nemutlu GS, Chiao EY, Schmeler K, Sigel K*, Sonawane K*.


Squamous cell carcinoma of the anus incidence, mortality, and survival among persons living with HIV and the general population in Puerto Rico, 2001-2016. (Read the article)

JCO Global Oncology. 2021 Jan;7:133-143.

Ortiz-Ortiz KJ, Ramos-Cartagena JM, Deshmukh AA, Torres-Cintrón CR, Colón-López V, Ortiz A.


Mailed self-sample HPV testing kits to improve cervical cancer screening in a safety net health system: protocol for a hybrid effectiveness-implementation randomized controlled trial. (Read the article)

Trials. 2020 Oct 21;21(1):872.

Montealegre JR, Anderson ML, Hilsenbeck SG, Chiao EY, Cantor SB, Parker SL, Daheri M, Bulsara S, Deshmukh AA, Jibaja-Weiss ML, Zare M, Scheurer ME.


Gay and bisexual men in the U.S. lack basic information about anal cancer. (Read the article)

Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease. 2021 Jan 1;25(1):48-52. 

Wheldon CW, Maness SB, Islam JY, Deshmukh AA, Nyitray AG.

Parental intent to initiate and complete the human papillomavirus vaccine series in the USA: a nationwide, cross-sectional survey.(Read the article)

Lancet Public Health. 2020 Sep;5(9):e484-e492. Epub 2020 Jul 21.

Sonawane K, Zhu Y, Montealegre JR, Lairson DR, Bauer C, McGee LU, Giuliano A, Deshmukh AA. 

Screening Strategies for the Detection of Anal High-Grade Squamous Intraepithelial Lesions in Women Living with HIV. (Read the article)

AIDS. 2020 Dec 1;34(15):2249-2258. 

Chiao E, Lensing SY, Wiley DJ, Deshmukh AA, Lee J, Darragh TM, Einstein MH, Jay N, BerryLawhorn M, Palefsky JM, Wilkin T, Barroso LF, Cranston RD, Levine R, Guiot HM, French AL, Citron D, Rezaei MK, Goldstone SE, Stier EA.


HIV-positive women with anal high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions: A study of 153 cases with long-term anogenital surveillance. (Read the article)

Modern Pathology. 2020 Aug;33(8):1589-1594. Epub 2020 Mar 9.

Liu Y, Hayes M, Ganz EM, Poggio JL, Lenskaya V, Malcom T, Deshmukh AA, Zheng W, Sigel K, Gaisa M.


Brief Report: Recurrence of anal high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions among women living with HIV. (Read the article)

JAIDS. 2020 May 1;84(1):66-69. 

Stier E, Abbasi W, Valle Álvarez, Chiao EY, Deshmukh AA.

Association of Serum Folate Levels With Cardiovascular Mortality Among Adults with Rheumatoid Arthritis. (Read the article)

JAMA Network Open. 2020 Feb 5;3(2):e200100. 

Sonawane K, Zhu Y, Chan W, Aguilar D, Deshmukh AA, Suarez-Almazor ME.

Electrocautery ablation of anal high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions: Effectiveness and key factors associated with outcomes.(Read the article)

Cancer. 2020 Apr 1;126(7):1470-1479. Epub 2020 Jan 24.

Gaisa M, Liu Y, Deshmukh AA, Stone K, Sigel K.

Accompanying editorial: Goldstone S. Anal cancer prevention: Solving the puzzle piece by piece Cancer.

Recent trends in squamous cell carcinoma of the anus incidence and mortality in the United States, 2001-2015 (Read the article)

Journal of National Cancer Institute 2020 Aug 1;112(8):829-838. [*authors contributed equally]

Deshmukh AA*, Suk R*, Shiels MS, Sonawane K, Nyitray AG, Liu Y, Gaisa MM, Palefsky J, Sigel K.

Prevalence of and risk factors for anal high-grade squamous intraepithelial lesions in women living with HIV (Read the article)

Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2020 Apr 10;70(8):1701-1707. 

Stier EA, Lensing SY, Darragh TM, Deshmukh AA, Einstein ME, Palefsky JM, Jay N, Berry-Lawhorn JM, Wilkin T, Wiley DJ, Barroso LF, Cranston RD, Levine R, Guiot HM, French AL, Goldstone SE, Chiao E.

Provider-Patient Discussions About Smoking and the Impact of Lung Cancer Screening Guidelines: NHIS 2011-2015 (Read the article)

Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2020 Jan;35(1):43-50. Epub 2019 Jun 21.

Huo JH, Chung TH, Kim BY, Deshmukh AA, Salloum RG, Bian J.


Prevalence of human papillomavirus infection by number of vaccine doses among US women

(Read the article)

JAMA Network Open. 2019 Dec 2;2(12):e1918571. 

Sonawane K, Nyitray AG, Nemutlu GS, Swartz M, Chhatwal J, Deshmukh AA.

Public Knowledge of Human Papillomavirus and Receipt of Vaccination Recommendations.

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JAMA Pediatrics. 2019 Nov 1;173(11):1099-1102. [*authors contributed equally]

Suk R, Montealegre JR, Nemutlu G, Nyitray AG, Schmeler K, Sonawane K*, Deshmukh AA*.

Excess Costs and Economic Burden of Obesity-Associated Cancers in the United States. (Read the article)

Value in Health. 2019. 2019 Dec;22(12):1378-1386. Epub 2019 Aug 20.

Hong YR, Huo J, Desai R, Cardel M, Deshmukh AA.

Teach-Back Experience and Hospitalization Risk among Patients with Ambulatory Care Sensitive Conditions: A Matched Cohort Study. (Read the article)

Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2019 Oct;34(10):2176-2184. Epub 2019 Aug 5.

Hong YR, Cardel M, Suk R, Vaughn I, Deshmukh AA, Fisher C, Pavela G, Sonawane K.

Prevalence of high-grade anal dysplasia among women with high-grade lower genital tract dysplasia or cancer: Results of a pilot study. (Read the article)

Gynecological Oncology. 2019 May;153(2):266-270. Epub 2019 Mar 1.

Domguea JF, Messick C, Milbourne A, Guo M, Salcedo MP, Dahlstrom KR, Chiao EY, Deshmukh AA, Sturgis E, Schmeler K.


Cost-effectiveness analysis of smoking cessation interventions using cell phones in a low-income population. (Read the article)

Tobacco Control. 2019 Jan;28(1):88-94. Epub 2018 Jun 9.

Daly AT, Deshmukh AA, Vidrine DJ, Prokhorov AV, Frank SG, Tahay, PD, Houchen ME, Cantor SB.

Antihypertensive Drug Use and Blood Pressure Control Among Stroke Survivors in the United States: NHANES 2003-2014. (Read the article)

Journal of Clinical Hypertension. 2019 Jun;21(6):766-773. Epub 2019 May 17.

Sonawane K, Zhu Y, Balkrishnan R, Suk R, Sharrief A, Deshmukh AA, Aguilar D.

Folic Acid-Containing Dietary Supplement Consumption and Risk of Cardiovascular Diseases in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients: NHANES 1999-2014. (Read the article)

Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2019 Jan;34(1):15-16.

Sonawane K, Chhatwal J, Deshmukh AA.



Trends in Risks for Second Primary Cancers Associated With Index Human Papillomavirus Associated Cancers. (Read the article)

JAMA Network Open. 2018 Sep 7;1(5):e181999. 

Suk R, Mahale P, Sonawane K, Sikora A, Chhatwal J, Schmeler K, Sigel K, Cantor SB, Chiao EY*, Deshmukh AA*.


The Association Between Dietary Quality and Overall and Cancer-Specific Mortality Among Cancer Survivors, NHANES III. (Read the article)

JNCI Cancer Spectrum. 2018 Apr;2(2):pky022. Epub 2018 Jun 5.

Deshmukh AA, Shirvani SM, Likhacheva A, Chhatwal J, Chiao EY, Sonawane K.


Effect of Multimodal Educational Information Delivery for Diabetes Care on Colorectal Cancer Screening Uptake among Individuals with Type 2 Diabetes. (Read the article)

Preventive Medicine Reports. 2018 May 16;11:89-92. eCollection 2018 Sep.

Hong YR, Sonawane Deshmukh K, Holcombe D, Chen G, Deshmukh AA.


Pulse pressure, arterial stiffening, and the efficacy of renin–angiotensin system inhibitor combinations

(Read the article)

Journal of Human Hypertension. 2018 Feb;32(2):165-166.

Sonawane K, Deshmukh AA, Segal MS.

Clinical and economic evaluation of treatment strategies for T1N0 anal canal cancer. (Read the article)

American Journal of Clinical Oncology 2018. Jul;41(7):626-631. 

Deshmukh AA, Zhao H, Das P, Chiao EY, You YN, Franzini L, Lairson DR, Swartz MD, Giordano SH, Cantor SB.

Total lifetime and cancer-related costs for elderly patients diagnosed with anal cancer in the United States.

(Read the article)

American Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2018 Feb;41(2):121-127.

Deshmukh AA, Zhao H, Franzini L, Lairson D, Chiao EY, Swartz MD, Das P, Giordano S, Cantor SB.


Oral human papillomavirus infection: Differences in prevalence between sexes and concordance with genital human papillomavirus infection, NHANES 2011 to 2014 (Read the article)

Annals of  Internal Medicine. 2017 Nov 21;167(10):714-724. 

Sonawane K, Suk R, Chiao EY, Chhatwal J, Qiu P, Wilkin T, Nyitray AG, Sikora A, Deshmukh AA.

Accompanying editorialGravitt PE. Unraveling the Epidemiology of Oral Human Papillomavirus Infection. Ann Intern Med. 2017; 167(10):748-749.

Management of precancerous anal intraepithelial lesions in human immunodeficiency virus-positive men who have sex with men: Clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness (Read the article)

Cancer. 2017 Dec 1;123(23):4709-4719. Epub 2017 Sep 26.

Deshmukh AA, Chiao EY, Cantor SB, Stier EA, Goldstone SE, Nyitray AG, Wilkin T, Wang X, Chhatwal J.

Accompanying editorial: Wentzensen and Clarke. From clinical epidemiology to practice recommendations: Knowledge gaps and uncertainty in the management of anal precancers. Cancer; 123(23):4530-4534.

Adjuvant HPV vaccination for anal cancer prevention in HIV-positive men who have sex with men: The time is now. (Read the article)

Vaccine. 2017 Sep 12;35(38):5102-5109. Epub 2017 Aug 12.

Deshmukh AA, Cantor SB, Fenwick E, Chiao EY, Nyitray AG, Stier EA, Goldstone SE, Wilkin T, Chhatwal J.

Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Comparing Conventional, Hypofractionated, and Intraoperative Radiotherapy for Early- Stage Breast Cancer (Read the article)

Journal of  National Cancer Institute. 2017. Nov 1;109(11).

Deshmukh AA, Shirvani S, Lal l, Swint M, Cantor SB, Smith BD, Likhacheva A.  

Accompanying editorial: Eric Ojerholm, Gary M Freedman, Justin E Bekelman. The Dollars and Sense of Hypofractionated Breast Radiation. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2017. 1; 109(11).

Prevalence and Risk of Penile Human Papillomavirus Infection: Evidence From The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2013-2014 (Read the article)

Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2017 May 15;64(10):1360-1366. 

Deshmukh AA, Tanner RJ, Luetke MC, Hong Y, Sonawane Deshmukh K, Mainous III AG.


Long-Term outcomes of adding HPV vaccine to the anal intraepithelial neoplasia treatment regimen in HIV-positive men who have sex with men. (Read the article)

Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2015 Nov 15;61(10):1527-35. Epub 2015 Jul 29.

Deshmukh AA, Chhatwal J, Chiao EY, Nyitray AG, Das P, Cantor SB.

Cost-effectiveness analysis of smoking cessation training of physicians and pharmacists. (Read the article)

Addictive Behaviors. 2015 Jun;45:79-86. Epub 2015 Jan 14.

Cantor SB, Deshmukh AA, Luca NS, Nogueras Gonzalez GM, Prokhorov AV.

The evolution of the disability-adjusted life year (DALY). (Read the article)

Socio-Economic Planning Sciences. 2015.

Chen A, Jacobsen KH, Deshmukh AA, Cantor SB.

Use of forecasted assessment of the quality of life to validate time-tradeoff utilities and a prostate cancer screening decision-analytic model. (Read the article)

Health Expectations. 2015 Oct;18(5):1610-20. Epub 2013 Oct 23.

Cantor SB, Deshmukh AA, Krahn MD, Volk RJ.


Clinical effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccination in HIV-negative men who have sex with men to prevent recurrent high-grade anal intraepithelial neoplasia.

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Vaccine. 2014 Dec 5;32(51):6941-6947. Epub 2014 Nov 1.

Deshmukh AA,  Chiao EY, Das P, Cantor SB.

Cost-effectiveness analysis of a low-cost bubble CPAP device in providing ventilatory support for neonates in Malawi - a preliminary report. (Read the article)

BMC Pediatrics. 2014 Nov 25;14:288.

Chen A, Deshmukh AA, Richards-Kortum R, Molyneaux E, Kawaza K, Cantor SB.

Cost of contralateral prophylactic mastectomy. (Read the article)

Annals of Surgical Oncology. 2014 Sep;21(9):2823-30. Epub 2014 May 9.

Deshmukh AA, Cantor SB, Crosby MA, Shen Y, Wenli D, Bedrosian I, Peterson SK, Parker PA, Brewster AM.

Cost-effectiveness of a standard intervention versus a navigated intervention on colorectal cancer screening use in primary care. (Read the article)

Cancer. 2014 Apr 1;120(7):1042-9. Epub 2014 Jan 16.

Lairson D, DiCarlo M, Deshmukh AA, Bittner-Fagan H, Sifri R, Katurakes N, Cocroft J, Andrel J, Swan H, Vernon SW, Myers RE.


Developing a strategic marketing plan for physical and occupational therapy services: A collaborative project between a critical access hospital and a graduate program in healthcare management.

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Health Marketing Quarterly, 2013;30(3):263-80.

Kash B, Deshmukh AA.


Health insurance coverage in the Houston-Galveston area under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Read the article)

Tex Med. 2012; 108(11):e1. 

Begley C, Deshmukh AA, Eschbach K, Fouladi N, Liu QJ, Reynolds T

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