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Kent Balanis Lewandrowski, M.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Kent Lewandrowski and Elizabeth Lee-Lewandrowski.
Connection Strength

8.003
  1. Detection of influenza A and B viruses with the Sofia analyzer: a novel, rapid immunofluorescence-based in vitro diagnostic device. Am J Clin Pathol. 2013 May; 139(5):684-9.
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    Score: 0.537
  2. Evaluation of rapid point-of-care creatinine testing in the radiology service of a large academic medical center: impact on clinical operations and patient disposition. Clin Chim Acta. 2012 Jan 18; 413(1-2):88-92.
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    Score: 0.468
  3. Evaluation of first-draw whole blood, point-of-care cardiac markers in the context of the universal definition of myocardial infarction: a comparison of a multimarker panel to troponin alone and to testing in the central laboratory. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2011 Apr; 135(4):459-63.
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    Score: 0.464
  4. Point of care testing in a large urban academic medical center: evolving test menu and clinical applications. Clin Chim Acta. 2010 Nov 11; 411(21-22):1799-805.
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    Score: 0.444
  5. Implementation of a rapid whole blood D-dimer test in the emergency department of an urban academic medical center: impact on ED length of stay and ancillary test utilization. Am J Clin Pathol. 2009 Sep; 132(3):326-31.
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    Score: 0.416
  6. Perspectives on cost and outcomes for point-of-care testing. Clin Lab Med. 2009 Sep; 29(3):479-89.
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    Score: 0.416
  7. Implementation of point-of-care rapid urine testing for drugs of abuse in the emergency department of an academic medical center: impact on test utilization and ED length of stay. Am J Clin Pathol. 2008 May; 129(5):796-801.
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    Score: 0.379
  8. Does blood donor history accurately reflect the use of prescription medications? A comparison of donor history and serum toxicologic analysis. Transfusion. 2006 Aug; 46(8):1402-7.
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    Score: 0.336
  9. Measurement of organochlorines in commercial over-the-counter fish oil preparations: implications for dietary and therapeutic recommendations for omega-3 fatty acids and a review of the literature. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2005 Jan; 129(1):74-7.
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    Score: 0.301
  10. Ischemia-modified albumin improves the usefulness of standard cardiac biomarkers for the diagnosis of myocardial ischemia in the emergency department setting. Am J Clin Pathol. 2005 Jan; 123(1):140-5.
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    Score: 0.301
  11. An analysis of reference laboratory (send out) testing: an 8-year experience in a large academic medical center. Clin Leadersh Manag Rev. 2004 Jul-Aug; 18(4):216-9.
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    Score: 0.291
  12. Reevaluation of myoglobin for acute chest pain evaluation: would false-positive results on "first-draw" specimens lead to increased hospital admissions? Am J Clin Pathol. 2004 Jun; 121(6):804-8.
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    Score: 0.289
  13. Changes in cardiac markers including B-natriuretic peptide in runners after the Boston marathon. Am J Cardiol. 2001 Oct 15; 88(8):920-3.
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    Score: 0.241
  14. Point-of-care testing. An overview and a look to the future. Clin Lab Med. 2001 Jun; 21(2):217-39, vii.
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    Score: 0.235
  15. Regulatory compliance for point-of-care testing. A perspective from the United States (Circa 2000). Clin Lab Med. 2001 Jun; 21(2):241-53, vii.
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    Score: 0.235
  16. Selected topics in point-of-care testing. Urinalysis, pregnancy testing, microbiology, fecal occult blood, and other tests. Clin Lab Med. 2001 Jun; 21(2):389-404.
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    Score: 0.235
  17. Process improvement for bedside capillary glucose testing in a large academic medical center: the impact of new technology on point-of-care testing. Clin Chim Acta. 2001 May; 307(1-2):175-9.
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    Score: 0.234
  18. Elevated admission N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide level predicts the development of atrial fibrillation in general surgical intensive care unit patients. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2017 09; 83(3):485-490.
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    Score: 0.181
  19. Total and ionized magnesium testing in the surgical intensive care unit - Opportunities for improved laboratory and pharmacy utilization. J Crit Care. 2017 12; 42:147-151.
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    Score: 0.179
  20. Implementation of point-of-care testing in an ambulatory practice of an academic medical center. Am J Clin Pathol. 2014 Nov; 142(5):640-6.
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    Score: 0.149
  21. Utilization and cost analysis of bedside capillary glucose testing in a large teaching hospital: implications for managing point of care testing. Am J Med. 1994 Sep; 97(3):222-30.
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    Score: 0.147
  22. The practice of clinical pathology: a quantitative description of laboratory director activities at a large academic medical center. Am J Clin Pathol. 2014 Aug; 142(2):144-9.
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    Score: 0.146
  23. Comparison of conventional guaiac to four immunochemical methods for fecal occult blood testing: implications for clinical practice in hospital and outpatient settings. Clin Chim Acta. 2009 Feb; 400(1-2):120-2.
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    Score: 0.098
  24. Cardiac biomarkers, electrolytes, and other analytes in collapsed marathon runners: implications for the evaluation of runners following competition. Am J Clin Pathol. 2008 Jun; 129(6):948-51.
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    Score: 0.095
  25. Hyponatremia in marathon runners due to inappropriate arginine vasopressin secretion. Am J Med. 2007 May; 120(5):461.e11-7.
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    Score: 0.088
  26. The impact of amino-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide testing on hospital length of stay and morbidity in patients with acute decompensated heart failure. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2007 Mar; 131(3):473-6.
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    Score: 0.087
  27. Measurement of a plasma stroke biomarker panel and cardiac troponin T in marathon runners before and after the 2005 Boston marathon. Am J Clin Pathol. 2006 Aug; 126(2):185-9.
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    Score: 0.084
  28. The N-terminal Pro-BNP investigation of dyspnea in the emergency department (PRIDE) study. Am J Cardiol. 2005 Apr 15; 95(8):948-54.
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    Score: 0.077
  29. Sodium status of collapsed marathon runners. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2005 Feb; 129(2):227-30.
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    Score: 0.076
  30. Establishment of a central laboratory serum tumor marker service on a consolidated immunodiagnostic platform: development of practice standards, service improvements, and operational efficiency. Clin Leadersh Manag Rev. 2004 Jan-Feb; 18(1):25-31.
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    Score: 0.070
  31. Implementation of a point-of-care satellite laboratory in the emergency department of an academic medical center. Impact on test turnaround time and patient emergency department length of stay. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2003 Apr; 127(4):456-60.
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    Score: 0.067
  32. Effect of marathon running on total and free serum prostate-specific antigen concentrations. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2003 Mar; 127(3):345-8.
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    Score: 0.066
  33. Positive predictive value of a point-of-care testing strategy on first-draw specimens for the emergency department-based detection of acute coronary syndromes. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2002 Dec; 126(12):1487-93.
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    Score: 0.065
  34. Effect of marathon running on hematologic and biochemical laboratory parameters, including cardiac markers. Am J Clin Pathol. 2002 Dec; 118(6):856-63.
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    Score: 0.065
  35. Performance of a point-of-care qualitative triple cardiac marker screen under controlled laboratory conditions and in an emergency department setting. Clin Chim Acta. 2002 Nov; 325(1-2):79-85.
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    Score: 0.065
  36. Comparison of cardiac marker concentrations in healthy blood donors and hospital patients without acute coronary syndrome. Am J Cardiol. 2002 Jul 15; 90(2):177-8.
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    Score: 0.063
  37. A comparison of cardiac troponin T and creatine kinase-MB for patient evaluation after cardiac surgery. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2002 May 01; 39(9):1518-23.
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    Score: 0.063
  38. Swarm Intelligence-Enhanced Detection of Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer Using Tumor-Educated Platelets. Cancer Cell. 2017 08 14; 32(2):238-252.e9.
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    Score: 0.045
  39. Investigation of N-methyl-D-glucamine buffer for assay of alkaline phosphatase in serum. Clin Chem. 1992 Nov; 38(11):2286-94.
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    Score: 0.032
  40. Amino-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide, brain natriuretic peptide, and troponin T for prediction of mortality in acute heart failure. Clin Chem. 2007 Mar; 53(3):412-20.
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    Score: 0.022
  41. Myocardial injury and ventricular dysfunction related to training levels among nonelite participants in the Boston marathon. Circulation. 2006 Nov 28; 114(22):2325-33.
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    Score: 0.021
  42. Combination of D-dimer and amino-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic Peptide testing for the evaluation of dyspneic patients with and without acute pulmonary embolism. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2006 Sep; 130(9):1326-9.
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    Score: 0.021
  43. Cardiac troponin T elevation after coronary artery bypass grafting is associated with increased one-year mortality. Am J Cardiol. 2004 Oct 01; 94(7):879-81.
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    Score: 0.018
  44. Postoperative troponin-T predicts prolonged intensive care unit length of stay following cardiac surgery. Crit Care Med. 2004 Sep; 32(9):1866-71.
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    Score: 0.018
  45. Utility of B-type natriuretic peptide for the evaluation of intensive care unit shock. Crit Care Med. 2004 Aug; 32(8):1643-7.
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    Score: 0.018
  46. Diagnosis of pancreatic cystic neoplasms: a report of the cooperative pancreatic cyst study. Gastroenterology. 2004 May; 126(5):1330-6.
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    Score: 0.018
  47. Off-pump coronary bypass grafting is associated with less myocardial injury than coronary bypass surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass. Heart Surg Forum. 2003; 6(6):E174-8.
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    Score: 0.016
  48. Effect of cocaine usage on C-reactive protein, von Willebrand factor, and fibrinogen. Am J Cardiol. 2002 May 01; 89(9):1133-5.
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    Score: 0.016
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.