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Rachael Piltch-Loeb


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  1. Fucaloro SP, Yacoubian VS, Piltch-Loeb R, Harriman NW, Burmaz T, Hadji-Janev M, Savoia E. Essential Workers' COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy, Misinformation, and Informational Needs in the Republic of North Macedonia. Vaccines (Basel). 2022 Feb 23; 10(3). PMID: 35334980.
  2. Savoia E, Su M, Piltch-Loeb R, Masterson E, Testa MA. COVID-19 Vaccine Early Skepticism, Misinformation and Informational Needs among Essential Workers in the USA. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 12 15; 18(24). PMID: 34948853.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  3. Piltch-Loeb R, Harriman NW, Healey J, Bonetti M, Toffolutti V, Testa MA, Su M, Savoia E. COVID-19 Vaccine Concerns about Safety, Effectiveness, and Policies in the United States, Canada, Sweden, and Italy among Unvaccinated Individuals. Vaccines (Basel). 2021 Oct 06; 9(10). PMID: 34696245.
    Citations: 1     
  4. Hughes B, Miller-Idriss C, Piltch-Loeb R, Goldberg B, White K, Criezis M, Savoia E. Development of a Codebook of Online Anti-Vaccination Rhetoric to Manage COVID-19 Vaccine Misinformation. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2021 07 15; 18(14). PMID: 34300005.
    Citations: 5     Fields:    Translation:HumansCellsPHPublic Health
  5. Savoia E, Piltch-Loeb R, Goldberg B, Miller-Idriss C, Hughes B, Montrond A, Kayyem J, Testa MA. Predictors of COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy: Socio-Demographics, Co-Morbidity, and Past Experience of Racial Discrimination. Vaccines (Basel). 2021 Jul 09; 9(7). PMID: 34358184.
    Citations: 14     
  6. Piltch-Loeb R, Bernard D, Quiñones Vallejo B, Harriman N, Savoia E. Engaging Community Leaders in Sharing Local Knowledge for Emergency Preparedness to Leverage Communication and Trusted Assets for Vulnerable Populations. Disaster Med Public Health Prep. 2021 May 21; 1-7. PMID: 34016210.
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  7. Piltch-Loeb R, Savoia E, Goldberg B, Hughes B, Verhey T, Kayyem J, Miller-Idriss C, Testa M. Examining the effect of information channel on COVID-19 vaccine acceptance. PLoS One. 2021; 16(5):e0251095. PMID: 33979370.
    Citations: 23     Fields:    Translation:HumansCellsPHPublic Health
  8. Goldmann E, Abramson DM, Piltch-Loeb R, Samarabandu A, Goodson V, Azofeifa A, Hagemeyer A, Al-Amin N, Lyerla R. Rapid Behavioral Health Assessment Post-disaster: Developing and Validating a Brief, Structured Module. J Community Health. 2021 10; 46(5):982-991. PMID: 33786717.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  9. Piltch-Loeb R, Jeong KY, Lin KW, Kraemer J, Stoto MA. Interpreting COVID-19 Test Results in Clinical Settings: It Depends! J Am Board Fam Med. 2021 Feb; 34(Suppl):S233-S243. PMID: 33622845.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:HumansCellsPHPublic Health
  10. Piltch-Loeb R, Merdjanoff A, Meltzer G. Anticipated mental health consequences of COVID-19 in a nationally-representative sample: Context, coverage, and economic consequences. Prev Med. 2021 04; 145:106441. PMID: 33515588.
    Citations: 9     Fields:    Translation:HumansCellsPHPublic Health
  11. Savoia E, Argentini G, Gori D, Neri E, Piltch-Loeb R, Fantini MP. Factors associated with access and use of PPE during COVID-19: A cross-sectional study of Italian physicians. PLoS One. 2020; 15(10):e0239024. PMID: 33044978.
    Citations: 21     Fields:    Translation:HumansCellsPHPublic Health
  12. Piltch-Loeb R, Abramson D. Information-Accessing Behavior during Zika Virus Outbreak, United States, 2016. Emerg Infect Dis. 2020 09; 26(9):2290-2292. PMID: 32818420.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansCellsPHPublic Health
  13. Piltch-Loeb R, Rosenkrantz AB, Merdjanoff AA. Identifying Barriers and Facilitators of Success for Female Radiology Researchers: An Analysis of In-Depth Interviews With Nationally Recognized Leaders of the Field. J Am Coll Radiol. 2020 Oct; 17(10):1344-1351. PMID: 32305421.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  14. Piltch-Loeb R, DiClemente R. The Vaccine Uptake Continuum: Applying Social Science Theory to Shift Vaccine Hesitancy. Vaccines (Basel). 2020 Feb 07; 8(1). PMID: 32046228.
    Citations: 14     
  15. Stoto MA, Nelson C, Piltch-Loeb R, Mayigane LN, Copper F, Chungong S. Getting the most from after action reviews to improve global health security. Global Health. 2019 10 10; 15(1):58. PMID: 31601233.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  16. Merdjanoff AA, Piltch-Loeb R, Friedman S, Abramson DM. Housing Transitions and Recovery of Older Adults Following Hurricane Sandy. J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci. 2019 08 21; 74(6):1041-1052. PMID: 30346589.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  17. Piltch-Loeb R, Zikmund-Fisher BJ, Shaffer VA, Scherer LD, Knaus M, Fagerlin A, Abramson DM, Scherer AM. Cross-Sectional Psychological and Demographic Associations of Zika Knowledge and Conspiracy Beliefs Before and After Local Zika Transmission. Risk Anal. 2019 12; 39(12):2683-2693. PMID: 31290166.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  18. Piltch-Loeb R, Merdjanoff AA, Bhanja A, Abramson DM. Support for vector control strategies in the United States during the Zika outbreak in 2016: The role of risk perception, knowledge, and confidence in government. Prev Med. 2019 02; 119:52-57. PMID: 30594531.
    Citations: 6     Fields:    Translation:HumansCellsPHPublic Health
  19. Stoto MA, Savoia E, Nelson C, Piltch-Loeb R, Guicciardi S, Takacs J, Varela Santos C, Ciotti M. Development of a public health emergency preparedness competency model for European Union countries. Euro Surveill. 2018 Dec; 23(49). PMID: 30621822.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  20. Lin KW, Kraemer JD, Piltch-Loeb R, Stoto MA. The Complex Interpretation and Management of Zika Virus Test Results. J Am Board Fam Med. 2018 Nov-Dec; 31(6):924-930. PMID: 30413548.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  21. Piltch-Loeb R, Savoia E, Wright N, Gupta R, Stoto MA. Facilitated Look-Back Analysis of Public Health Emergencies to Enhance Preparedness: A Brief Report of a Chemical Spill in Charleston, West Virginia. J Public Health Manag Pract. 2018 Nov/Dec; 24(6):E1-E5. PMID: 29557853.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  22. Piltch-Loeb R, Kraemer J, Nelson C, Savoia E, Osborn DR, Stoto MA. Root-Cause Analysis for Enhancing Public Health Emergency Preparedness: A Brief Report of a Salmonella Outbreak in the Alamosa, Colorado, Water Supply. J Public Health Manag Pract. 2018 Nov/Dec; 24(6):542-545. PMID: 29521850.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:HumansCellsPHPublic Health
  23. Piltch-Loeb R, Kraemer J, Lin KW, Stoto MA. Public Health Surveillance for Zika Virus: Data Interpretation and Report Validity. Am J Public Health. 2018 10; 108(10):1358-1362. PMID: 30138063.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  24. Quinn C, Poirot E, Sanders Kim A, Viswanath AL, Patel SN, Abramson DM, Piltch-Loeb R. Variations in Healthcare Provider Use of Public Health and Other Information Sources by Provider Type and Practice Setting During New York City's Response to the Emerging Threat of Zika Virus Disease, 2016. Health Secur. 2018 Jul/Aug; 16(4):252-261. PMID: 30133373.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:HumansCellsPHPublic Health
  25. Piltch-Loeb R, Merdjanoff AA, Abramson DM. How the US Population Engaged with and Prioritized Sources of Information about the Emerging Zika Virus in 2016. Health Secur. 2018 May/Jun; 16(3):165-177. PMID: 29927341.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:HumansCellsPHPublic Health
  26. Piltch-Loeb R, Abramson DM, Merdjanoff AA. Risk salience of a novel virus: US population risk perception, knowledge, and receptivity to public health interventions regarding the Zika virus prior to local transmission. PLoS One. 2017; 12(12):e0188666. PMID: 29267308.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  27. Rutkow L, Vernick JS, Thompson CB, Piltch-Loeb R, Barnett DJ. Legal protections to promote response willingness among the local public health workforce. Disaster Med Public Health Prep. 2015 Apr; 9(2):98-102. PMID: 25716130.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  28. Piltch-Loeb R, Kraemer JD, Nelson C, Stoto MA. A public health emergency preparedness critical incident registry. Biosecur Bioterror. 2014 May-Jun; 12(3):132-43. PMID: 24896306.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:HumansCellsPHPublic Health
  29. Piltch-Loeb RN, Nelson CD, Kraemer JD, Savoia E, Stoto MA. A peer assessment approach for learning from public health emergencies. Public Health Rep. 2014; 129 Suppl 4:28-34. PMID: 25355972.
    Citations: 4     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  30. Fain BA, Koonin LM, Stoto MA, Shah UA, Cooper SR, Piltch-Loeb RN, Kellermann AL. Facilitating access to antiviral medications and information during an influenza pandemic: engaging with the public on possible new strategies. Biosecur Bioterror. 2014 Jan-Feb; 12(1):8-19. PMID: 24552360.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:HumansPHPublic Health
  31. Piltch-Loeb R, Kraemer JD, Stoto M. Synopsis of a public health emergency preparedness critical incident registry. J Public Health Manag Pract. 2013 Sep-Oct; 19 Suppl 2:S93-4. PMID: 23903403.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:HumansCellsPHPublic Health
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