RRC|BIOSTATISTICS

Current Research & Publications

Note:
The following is a (very) brief summary and not complete list of academic work completed, presented, or in progress. Most recent updates are featured on Research Gate. For a bleeding edge compilation, please request a CV.

Please do not hesitate to contact me via Research me at Research Gate or hellorebeccacarter AT gmail DOT com if you would like a copy of any publication that you cannot read due to lack of subscription access. Ungated links are used whenever possible.

Antibiotic Stewardship.

Carter, R. R., Montpetite, M. M., & Jump, R. L. (February 2017). Mixed‐Methods Pilot Study to Assess Perceptions of Antimicrobial Stewardship in Nursing Homes. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.

Carter, R.R., Sun, J., Jump, R.L.P. (May 2016). A Survey and Analysis of the American Public’s Perceptions and Knowledge About Antibiotic Resistance. Open Forum Infectious Diseases, doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofw112
Selected as Editors Choice

Wilson, B., Shick, S., Carter, R.R., Heath, B., Higgins, P., Sychla, B., Olds, D., Jump, R.L. (January, 2017). An Online Course Improves Nurses’ Awareness of their Role as Antimicrobial Stewards in Nursing Homes. American Journal of Infection Control. pii: S0196-6553(17)30004-4. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2017.01.002

Crowdsourcing.

Carter, R.R., Difeo, A., Bogie, K., Zhang, G.Q., & Sun, J.S. (January, 2014). Crowdsourcing Awareness: Exploration of Ovarian Cancer Awareness through Amazon Mechanical Turk. PLOS ONE, 9 (1), e85508.

Cui, L., Carter, R.R., & Zhang, G.Q. (February, 2014). Evaluation of a Novel Conjunctive Exploratory Navigation Interface for Consumer Health Information: A Crowdsourced Comparative Study. Journal of Medical Internet Research, 16 (2), e45.

Carter, R.R., Sun, J., Jump, R.L.P. (May 2016). A Survey and Analysis of the American Public’s Perceptions and Knowledge About Antibiotic Resistance. Open Forum Infectious Diseases, doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofw112

Pneumococcal Vaccines.

Jump, R.L., Banks, R., Wilson, B., Montpetite, M., Carter, R.R., & Phillips, S. (October, 2015). A Virtual Clinic Improves Pneumococcal Vaccination for Veterans at High-Risk for Pneumococcal Disease. Open Forum Infectious Diseases, 2(4), ofv165.

Ovarian Cancer / Text Mining.

Sun, J., Bogie, K., Teagno, J., Sun, Y., Carter, R.R., Cui, L., Zhang, G.Q. (2015). Design and Implementation of a Comprehensive Web-based Survey for Ovarian Cancer Survivorship with Analysis of Pre-diagnostic Symptoms via Text Mining, Journal of Cancer Informatics, 13(Suppl 3), 113.

Modeling Wound Healing.

Xu, Y.E., Sun, J., Carter, R.R., & Bogie, K. (December, 2013). Personalized Prediction of Chronic Wound Healing: An Exponential Mixed Effects Model Using Stereophotogrammetric Measurements. Journal of Tissue Viability, 23 (2), 48-59.

Adolescent Addiction – Altruism.

Carter, R.R., Johnson, S.M., Post, S.G., & Pagano, M.E. (April, 2012). Addiction and Generation Me: Narcissistic and Prosocial Behaviors of Adolescents with Substance Dependency Disorder in Comparison to Normative Adolescents. Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly, 30 (2), 163-178.

Carruthers KA, Delos Reyes CM, Mahfoud Y, Johnson SM, Carter R.R., Ionescu R, Pagano ME (2012) Gender differences in adolescents entering residential substance abuse treatment. American Journal on Addiction, 21, 391.

Pagano, M.E., Kelly, J.F. Pagano, M.E., Kelly, J.F., Scur, M.D., Ionescu, R., Carter, R.R., Stout, R.L., & Post, S.G. (2012, June). Assessing Youth Participation in AA-Related Helping: Validity of the Service to Others in Sobriety (SOS) Questionnaire in an Adolescent Sample. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 36 (S1), 155A (No. 0579).

Johnson, S.M., Carter, R.R., Pagano, M.E. (2011, June). Sexual abuse, risky sexual behaviors and sexual beliefs among substance dependent adolescents court-referred to residential treatment. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 35 (S1), 12A, (No.0006).