McCreath Heather

Title(s)Researcher, Geriatric Medicine
Phone(310) 267-0848
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    Evaluating an emergency department observation syncope protocol for older adults
    NIH/NIA RC1AG035664Sep 30, 2009 - Aug 31, 2012
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Menkin JA, McCreath HE, Song SY, Carrillo CA, Reyes CE, Trejo L, Choi SE, Willis P, Jimenez E, Ma S, Chang E, Liu H, Kwon I, Kotick J, Sarkisian CA. "Worth the Walk": Culturally Tailored Stroke Risk Factor Reduction Intervention in Community Senior Centers. J Am Heart Assoc. 2019 Mar 19; 8(6):e011088. PMID: 30836804.
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    2. Bates-Jensen BM, McCreath HE, Harputlu D, Patlan A. Reliability of the Bates-Jensen wound assessment tool for pressure injury assessment: The pressure ulcer detection study. Wound Repair Regen. 2019 Mar 03. PMID: 30828890.
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    3. Chiang JJ, Park H, Almeida DM, Bower JE, Cole SW, Irwin MR, McCreath H, Seeman TE, Fuligni AJ. Psychosocial stress and C-reactive protein from mid-adolescence to young adulthood. Health Psychol. 2019 Mar; 38(3):259-267. PMID: 30762405.
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    4. Menkin JA, Guan SA, Araiza D, Reyes CE, Trejo L, Choi SE, Willis P, Kotick J, Jimenez E, Ma S, McCreath HE, Chang E, Witarama T, Sarkisian CA. Corrigendum to: "Racial/Ethnic Differences in Expectations Regarding Aging Among Older Adults". Gerontologist. 2018 Jan 31. PMID: 29390071.
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    5. Bates-Jensen BM, McCreath HE, Nakagami G, Patlan A. Subepidermal moisture detection of heel pressure injury: The pressure ulcer detection study outcomes. Int Wound J. 2018 Apr; 15(2):297-309. PMID: 29250926.
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    6. McCreath HE, Norris KC, Calder?n NE, Purnell DL, Maccalla NMG, Seeman TE. Evaluating efforts to diversify the biomedical workforce: the role and function of the Coordination and Evaluation Center of the Diversity Program Consortium. BMC Proc. 2017; 11(Suppl 12):27. PMID: 29375668.
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    7. Guerrero LR, Ho J, Christie C, Harwood E, Pfund C, Seeman T, McCreath H, Wallace SP. Using collaborative approaches with a multi-method, multi-site, multi-target intervention: evaluating the National Research Mentoring Network. BMC Proc. 2017; 11(Suppl 12):14. PMID: 29375657.
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    8. Majeno A, Tsai KM, Huynh VW, McCreath H, Fuligni AJ. Discrimination and Sleep Difficulties during Adolescence: The Mediating Roles of Loneliness and Perceived Stress. J Youth Adolesc. 2018 01; 47(1):135-147. PMID: 29164378.
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    9. Tsai KM, Dahl RE, Irwin MR, Bower JE, McCreath H, Seeman TE, Almeida DM, Fuligni AJ. The Roles of Parental Support and Family Stress in Adolescent Sleep. Child Dev. 2018 Sep; 89(5):1577-1588. PMID: 28777438.
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    10. Menkin JA, Guan SA, Araiza D, Reyes CE, Trejo L, Choi SE, Willis P, Kotick J, Jimenez E, Ma S, McCreath HE, Chang E, Witarama T, Sarkisian CA. Racial/Ethnic Differences in Expectations Regarding Aging Among Older Adults. Gerontologist. 2017 08 01; 57(suppl_2):S138-S148. PMID: 28854613.
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    11. Chiang JJ, Kim JJ, Almeida DM, Bower JE, Dahl RE, Irwin MR, McCreath H, Fuligni AJ. Sleep Efficiency Modulates Associations Between Family Stress and Adolescent Depressive Symptoms and Negative Affect. J Adolesc Health. 2017 Oct; 61(4):501-507. PMID: 28729144.
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    12. Bates-Jensen BM, McCreath HE, Patlan A. Subepidermal moisture detection of pressure induced tissue damage on the trunk: The pressure ulcer detection study outcomes. Wound Repair Regen. 2017 05; 25(3):502-511. PMID: 28494507.
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    13. Towfighi A, Cheng EM, Ayala-Rivera M, McCreath H, Sanossian N, Dutta T, Mehta B, Bryg R, Rao N, Song S, Razmara A, Ramirez M, Sivers-Teixeira T, Tran J, Mojarro-Huang E, Montoya A, Corrales M, Martinez B, Willis P, Macias M, Ibrahim N, Wu S, Wacksman J, Haber H, Richards A, Barry F, Hill V, Mittman B, Cunningham W, Liu H, Ganz DA, Factor D, Vickrey BG. Randomized controlled trial of a coordinated care intervention to improve risk factor control after stroke or transient ischemic attack in the safety net: Secondary stroke prevention by Uniting Community and Chronic care model teams Early to End Disparities (SUCCEED). BMC Neurol. 2017 Feb 06; 17(1):24. PMID: 28166784.
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    14. Kohrt BA, Worthman CM, Adhikari RP, Luitel NP, Arevalo JM, Ma J, McCreath H, Seeman TE, Crimmins EM, Cole SW. Psychological resilience and the gene regulatory impact of posttraumatic stress in Nepali child soldiers. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 07 19; 113(29):8156-61. PMID: 27402736.
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    15. Gans D, Ganz DA, Senelick W, Mccreath HE, Jew J, Osterweil D, Batra RA, Tan Z, Jennings LA, Reuben DB. A Strategy for Identifying and Disseminating Best Practice Innovations in the Care of Patients with Multiple Chronic Conditions or End-of-Life Care Needs. Manag Care. 2016 07; 25(7):43-48. PMID: 28121534.
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    16. Park H, Tsai KM, Dahl RE, Irwin MR, McCreath H, Seeman TE, Fuligni AJ. Sleep and Inflammation During Adolescence. Psychosom Med. 2016 Jul-Aug; 78(6):677-85. PMID: 27136501.
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    17. Jennings LA, Tan Z, Wenger NS, Cook EA, Han W, McCreath HE, Serrano KS, Roth CP, Reuben DB. Quality of Care Provided by a Comprehensive Dementia Care Comanagement Program. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2016 08; 64(8):1724-30. PMID: 27355394.
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    18. McCreath HE, Bates-Jensen BM, Nakagami G, Patlan A, Booth H, Connolly D, Truong C, Woldai A. Use of Munsell color charts to measure skin tone objectively in nursing home residents at risk for pressure ulcer development. J Adv Nurs. 2016 Sep; 72(9):2077-85. PMID: 27062396; PMCID: PMC4958492 [Available on 09/01/17].
    19. Huynh VW, Guan SA, Almeida DM, McCreath H, Fuligni AJ. Everyday discrimination and diurnal cortisol during adolescence. Horm Behav. 2016 Apr; 80:76-81. PMID: 26853614; PMCID: PMC4818706 [Available on 04/01/17].
    20. Kwon I, Choi S, Mittman B, Bharmal N, Liu H, Vickrey B, Song S, Araiza D, McCreath H, Seeman T, Oh SM, Trejo L, Sarkisian C. Study protocol of "Worth the Walk": a randomized controlled trial of a stroke risk reduction walking intervention among racial/ethnic minority older adults with hypertension in community senior centers. BMC Neurol. 2015 Jun 15; 15:91. PMID: 26072359; PMCID: PMC4465734.
    21. Hu P, Herningtyas EH, Kale V, Crimmins EM, Risbud AR, McCreath H, Lee J, Strauss J, O'Brien JC, Bloom DE, Seeman TE. External quality control for dried blood spot-based C-reactive protein assay: experience from the indonesia family life survey and the longitudinal aging study in India. Biodemography Soc Biol. 2015; 61(1):111-20. PMID: 25879265; PMCID: PMC4410275.
    22. Ward KT, Eslami MS, Garcia MB, McCreath HE. Do internal medicine residents know enough about skilled nursing facilities to orchestrate a good care transition? J Am Med Dir Assoc. 2014; 15(11):841-3. PMID: 25282630; PMCID: PMC4591026.
    23. Hulgan T, Boger MS, Liao DH, McComsey GA, Wanke CA, Mangili A, Walmsley SL, McCreath H, Milne GL, Sanchez SC, Currier JS, Lake JE. Urinary eicosanoid metabolites in HIV-infected women with central obesity switching to raltegravir: an analysis from the women, integrase, and fat accumulation trial. Mediators Inflamm. 2014; 2014:803095. PMID: 24991090; PMCID: PMC4058804.
    24. Bohannon RW, Bubela D, Magasi S, McCreath H, Wang YC, Reuben D, Rymer WZ, Gershon R. Comparison of walking performance over the first 2 minutes and the full 6 minutes of the Six-Minute Walk Test. BMC Res Notes. 2014 Apr 25; 7:269. PMID: 24767634; PMCID: PMC4012174.
    25. Crimmins E, Kim JK, McCreath H, Faul J, Weir D, Seeman T. Validation of blood-based assays using dried blood spots for use in large population studies. Biodemography Soc Biol. 2014; 60(1):38-48. PMID: 24784986; PMCID: PMC4117354.
    26. Sun BC, McCreath H, Liang LJ, Bohan S, Baugh C, Ragsdale L, Henderson SO, Clark C, Bastani A, Keeler E, An R, Mangione CM. Randomized clinical trial of an emergency department observation syncope protocol versus routine inpatient admission. Ann Emerg Med. 2014 Aug; 64(2):167-75. PMID: 24239341; PMCID: PMC4019722.
    27. Hsia RY, Asch SM, Weiss RE, Zingmond D, Gabayan G, Liang LJ, Han W, McCreath H, Sun BC. Is emergency department crowding associated with increased "bounceback" admissions? Med Care. 2013 Nov; 51(11):1008-14. PMID: 24036997; PMCID: PMC3839788.
    28. Reuben DB, Ganz DA, Roth CP, McCreath HE, Ramirez KD, Wenger NS. Effect of nurse practitioner comanagement on the care of geriatric conditions. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2013 Jun; 61(6):857-67. PMID: 23772723; PMCID: PMC3694740.
    29. Reuben DB, Magasi S, McCreath HE, Bohannon RW, Wang YC, Bubela DJ, Rymer WZ, Beaumont J, Rine RM, Lai JS, Gershon RC. Motor assessment using the NIH Toolbox. Neurology. 2013 Mar 12; 80(11 Suppl 3):S65-75. PMID: 23479547; PMCID: PMC3662336.
    30. Gabayan GZ, Asch SM, Hsia RY, Zingmond D, Liang LJ, Han W, McCreath H, Weiss RE, Sun BC. Factors associated with short-term bounce-back admissions after emergency department discharge. Ann Emerg Med. 2013 Aug; 62(2):136-144.e1. PMID: 23465554; PMCID: PMC3720678.
    31. Sun BC, Hsia RY, Weiss RE, Zingmond D, Liang LJ, Han W, McCreath H, Asch SM. Effect of emergency department crowding on outcomes of admitted patients. Ann Emerg Med. 2013 Jun; 61(6):605-611.e6. PMID: 23218508; PMCID: PMC3690784.
    32. Hsia RY, Asch SM, Weiss RE, Zingmond D, Liang LJ, Han W, McCreath H, Sun BC. California hospitals serving large minority populations were more likely than others to employ ambulance diversion. Health Aff (Millwood). 2012 Aug; 31(8):1767-76. PMID: 22869655; PMCID: PMC3618957.
    33. Lake JE, McComsey GA, Hulgan TM, Wanke CA, Mangili A, Walmsley SL, Boger MS, Turner RR, McCreath HE, Currier JS. A randomized trial of Raltegravir replacement for protease inhibitor or non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor in HIV-infected women with lipohypertrophy. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2012 Sep; 26(9):532-40. PMID: 22823027; PMCID: PMC3426192.
    34. Guihan M, Bates-Jenson BM, Chun S, Parachuri R, Chin AS, McCreath H. Assessing the feasibility of subepidermal moisture to predict erythema and stage 1 pressure ulcers in persons with spinal cord injury: a pilot study. J Spinal Cord Med. 2012 Jan; 35(1):46-52. PMID: 22330190; PMCID: PMC3240916.
    35. Wang YC, Magasi SR, Bohannon RW, Reuben DB, McCreath HE, Bubela DJ, Gershon RC, Rymer WZ. Assessing dexterity function: a comparison of two alternatives for the NIH Toolbox. J Hand Ther. 2011 Oct-Dec; 24(4):313-20; quiz 321. PMID: 21798715.
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    36. Hsia RY, Asch SM, Weiss RE, Zingmond D, Liang LJ, Han W, McCreath H, Sun BC. Hospital determinants of emergency department left without being seen rates. Ann Emerg Med. 2011 Jul; 58(1):24-32.e3. PMID: 21334761; PMCID: PMC3126631.
    37. Ganz DA, Koretz BK, Bail JK, McCreath HE, Wenger NS, Roth CP, Reuben DB. Nurse practitioner comanagement for patients in an academic geriatric practice. Am J Manag Care. 2010 Dec 01; 16(12):e343-55. PMID: 21291291; PMCID: PMC3652524.
    38. Reuben DB, Roth CP, Frank JC, Hirsch SH, Katz D, McCreath H, Younger J, Murawski M, Edgerly E, Maher J, Maslow K, Wenger NS. Assessing care of vulnerable elders--Alzheimer's disease: a pilot study of a practice redesign intervention to improve the quality of dementia care. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2010 Feb; 58(2):324-9. PMID: 20374405; PMCID: PMC3667696.
    39. Reuben D, Levin J, Frank J, Hirsch S, McCreath H, Roth C, Wenger N. Closing the dementia care gap: Can referral to Alzheimer's Association chapters help? Alzheimers Dement. 2009 Nov; 5(6):498-502. PMID: 19896589; PMCID: PMC3688281.
    40. Bates-Jensen BM, McCreath HE, Pongquan V. Subepidermal moisture is associated with early pressure ulcer damage in nursing home residents with dark skin tones: pilot findings. J Wound Ostomy Continence Nurs. 2009 May-Jun; 36(3):277-84. PMID: 19448508.
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    41. Reuben DB, Bachrach PS, McCreath H, Simpson D, Bragg EJ, Warshaw GA, Snyder R, Frank JC. Changing the course of geriatrics education: an evaluation of the first cohort of Reynolds geriatrics education programs. Acad Med. 2009 May; 84(5):619-26. PMID: 19704195; PMCID: PMC3682643.
    42. Sloan RP, Huang MH, McCreath H, Sidney S, Liu K, Dale Williams O, Seeman T. Cardiac autonomic control and the effects of age, race, and sex: the CARDIA study. Auton Neurosci. 2008 May 30; 139(1-2):78-85. PMID: 18304893; PMCID: PMC2367620.
    43. Bates-Jensen BM, McCreath HE, Pongquan V, Apeles NC. Subepidermal moisture differentiates erythema and stage I pressure ulcers in nursing home residents. Wound Repair Regen. 2008 Mar-Apr; 16(2):189-97. PMID: 18318804.
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    44. Bates-Jensen BM, McCreath HE, Kono A, Apeles NC, Alessi C. Subepidermal moisture predicts erythema and stage 1 pressure ulcers in nursing home residents: a pilot study. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2007 Aug; 55(8):1199-205. PMID: 17661958.
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    45. Sloan RP, McCreath H, Tracey KJ, Sidney S, Liu K, Seeman T. RR interval variability is inversely related to inflammatory markers: the CARDIA study. Mol Med. 2007 Mar-Apr; 13(3-4):178-84. PMID: 17592552.
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    46. Bacchetti P, Gripshover B, Grunfeld C, Heymsfield S, McCreath H, Osmond D, Saag M, Scherzer R, Shlipak M, Tien P. Fat distribution in men with HIV infection. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2005 Oct 01; 40(2):121-31. PMID: 16186728; PMCID: PMC3166344.
    47. Mustillo S, Krieger N, Gunderson EP, Sidney S, McCreath H, Kiefe CI. Self-reported experiences of racial discrimination and Black-White differences in preterm and low-birthweight deliveries: the CARDIA Study. Am J Public Health. 2004 Dec; 94(12):2125-31. PMID: 15569964.
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    48. Matthews KA, Katholi CR, McCreath H, Whooley MA, Williams DR, Zhu S, Markovitz JH. Blood pressure reactivity to psychological stress predicts hypertension in the CARDIA study. Circulation. 2004 Jul 06; 110(1):74-8. PMID: 15210592.
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    49. Cherrington A, Lewis CE, McCreath HE, Herman CJ, Richter DL, Byrd T. Association of complementary and alternative medicine use, demographic factors, and perimenopausal symptoms in a multiethnic sample of women: the ENDOW study. Fam Community Health. 2003 Jan-Mar; 26(1):74-83. PMID: 12802130.
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    50. Kip KE, McCreath HE, Roseman JM, Hulley SB, Schreiner PJ. Absence of risk factor change in young adults after family heart attack or stroke: the CARDIA Study. Am J Prev Med. 2002 May; 22(4):258-66. PMID: 11988382.
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    51. Melnick SL, Jeffery RW, Burke GL, Gilbertson DT, Perkins LL, Sidney S, McCreath HE, Wagenknecht LE, Hulley SB. Changes in sexual behavior by young urban heterosexual adults in response to the AIDS epidemic. Public Health Rep. 1993 Sep-Oct; 108(5):582-8. PMID: 8416117; PMCID: PMC1403434.
    52. Berrios DC, Hearst N, Perkins LL, Burke GL, Sidney S, McCreath HE, Hulley SB. HIV antibody testing in young, urban adults. Arch Intern Med. 1992 Feb; 152(2):397-402. PMID: 1739373.
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    53. Eisenberg N, McCreath H, Ahn R. Vicarious Emotional Responsiveness and Prosocial Behavior: Their Interrelations in Young Children. Pers Soc Psychol Bull. 1988 Jun; 14(2):298-311. PMID: 30045480.
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