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profileMichelle M. Mello, J.D., Ph.D.

TitleAdjunct Professor of Law and Public Health
InstitutionHarvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
DepartmentHealth Policy and Management
AddressHarvard School of Public Health
Kresge Bldg, 407
677 Huntington Ave
Boston MA 02115
Phone617/432-0217
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R21RR031916     (MELLO, MICHELLE MARIE)Sep 20, 2010 - Jun 30, 2013
NIH/NCRR
Restrictive Provisions in Faculty Consulting Agreements with Industry (Phase I)
Role: Principal Investigator

R01NS046777     (MELLO, MICHELLE MARIE)Sep 15, 2003 - May 31, 2006
NIH/NINDS
Industry-Sponsored Research Contracts:..Phase II
Role: Principal Investigator

R01NS042438     (MELLO, MICHELLE M)Sep 30, 2002 - Aug 31, 2004
NIH/NINDS
Industry-Sponsored Research Contracts:An Empirical Study
Role: Principal Investigator

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  1. Mello MM, Kachalia A, Studdert DM. Medical Liability - Prospects for Federal Reform. N Engl J Med. 2017 Mar 29. PMID: 28402244.
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  2. Bilimoria KY, Chung JW, Minami CA, Sohn MW, Pavey ES, Holl JL, Mello MM. Relationship Between State Malpractice Environment and Quality of Health Care in the United States. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2017 May; 43(5):241-250. PMID: 28434458.
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  3. Moore J, Mello MM. Improving reconciliation following medical injury: a qualitative study of responses to patient safety incidents in New Zealand. BMJ Qual Saf. 2017 Mar 09. PMID: 28280075.
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  4. Pham-Kanter G, Mello MM, Lehmann LS, Campbell EG, Carpenter D. Public Awareness of and Contact With Physicians Who Receive Industry Payments: A National Survey. J Gen Intern Med. 2017 Mar 06. PMID: 28265803.
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  5. Kachalia A, Mello MM, Studdert DM. Association of Unsolicited Patient Observations With the Quality of a Surgeon's Care. JAMA Surg. 2017 Feb 15. PMID: 28199449.
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  6. Studdert DM, Donohue JJ, Mello MM. Testing the Immunity of the Firearm Industry to Tort Litigation. JAMA Intern Med. 2017 Jan 01; 177(1):102-105. PMID: 27842188.
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  7. Mello MM, Studdert DM. Building a National Surveillance System for Malpractice Claims. Health Serv Res. 2016 Dec; 51 Suppl 3:2642-2648. PMID: 27892620.
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  8. Mello MM, Armstrong SJ, Greenberg Y, McCotter PI, Gallagher TH. Challenges of Implementing a Communication-and-Resolution Program Where Multiple Organizations Must Cooperate. Health Serv Res. 2016 Dec; 51 Suppl 3:2550-2568. PMID: 27807858.
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  9. Mello MM, Greenberg Y, Senecal SK, Cohn JS. Case Outcomes in a Communication-and-Resolution Program in New York Hospitals. Health Serv Res. 2016 Dec; 51 Suppl 3:2583-2599. PMID: 27781266.
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  10. Gallagher TH, Farrell ML, Karson H, Armstrong SJ, Maldon JT, Mello MM, Cullen BF. Collaboration with Regulators to Support Quality and Accountability Following Medical Errors: The Communication and Resolution Program Certification Pilot. Health Serv Res. 2016 Dec; 51 Suppl 3:2569-2582. PMID: 27601424.
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  11. Bilimoria KY, Sohn MW, Chung JW, Minami CA, Oh EH, Pavey ES, Holl JL, Black BS, Mello MM, Bentrem DJ. Association Between State Medical Malpractice Environment and Surgical Quality and Cost in the United States. Ann Surg. 2016 Jun; 263(6):1126-32. PMID: 27167562.
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  12. Mello MM, Livingston EH. Managing the Risks of Concurrent Surgeries. JAMA. 2016 Apr 19; 315(15):1563-4. PMID: 26985632.
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  13. Morain SR, Winickoff JP, Mello MM. Have Tobacco 21 Laws Come of Age? N Engl J Med. 2016 Apr 28; 374(17):1601-4. PMID: 27007697.
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  14. Kachalia A, Mello MM, Nallamothu BK, Studdert DM. Legal and Policy Interventions to Improve Patient Safety. Circulation. 2016 Feb 16; 133(7):661-71. PMID: 26884621.
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  15. Studdert DM, Bismark MM, Mello MM, Singh H, Spittal MJ. Prevalence and Characteristics of Physicians Prone to Malpractice Claims. N Engl J Med. 2016 Jan 28; 374(4):354-62. PMID: 26816012.
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  16. Yang YT, Delamater PL, Leslie TF, Mello MM. Sociodemographic Predictors of Vaccination Exemptions on the Basis of Personal Belief in California. Am J Public Health. 2016 Jan; 106(1):172-7. PMID: 26562114.
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  17. Antman EM, Benjamin EJ, Harrington RA, Houser SR, Peterson ED, Bauman MA, Brown N, Bufalino V, Califf RM, Creager MA, Daugherty A, Demets DL, Dennis BP, Ebadollahi S, Jessup M, Lauer MS, Lo B, MacRae CA, McConnell MV, McCray AT, Mello MM, Mueller E, Newburger JW, Okun S, Packer M, Philippakis A, Ping P, Prasoon P, Roger VL, Singer S, Temple R, Turner MB, Vigilante K, Warner J, Wayte P. Acquisition, Analysis, and Sharing of Data in 2015 and Beyond: A Survey of the Landscape: A Conference Report From the American Heart Association Data Summit 2015. J Am Heart Assoc. 2015 Nov 05; 4(11). PMID: 26541391; PMCID: PMC4845234.
  18. Mello MM, Studdert DM, Parmet WE. Shifting Vaccination Politics--The End of Personal-Belief Exemptions in California. N Engl J Med. 2015 Aug 27; 373(9):785-7. PMID: 26200843.
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  19. Studdert DM, Flanders J, Mello MM. Searching for Public Health Law's Sweet Spot: The Regulation of Sugar-Sweetened Beverages. PLoS Med. 2015 Jul; 12(7):e1001848. PMID: 26151360; PMCID: PMC4494810.
  20. Mello MM, Catalano JN. Should Malpractice Settlements Be Secret? JAMA Intern Med. 2015 Jul; 175(7):1135-7. PMID: 25961316.
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  21. MacCoun RJ, Mello MM. Half-baked--the retail promotion of marijuana edibles. N Engl J Med. 2015 Mar 12; 372(11):989-91. PMID: 25760351.
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  22. Mello MM, Studdert DM, Kachalia A. Medical liability and reporting malpractice payments--reply. JAMA. 2015 Mar 10; 313(10):1058-9. PMID: 25756448.
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  23. Mello MM, Merritt MW, Halpern SD. Supporting those who go to fight ebola. PLoS Med. 2015 Jan; 12(1):e1001781. PMID: 25622033; PMCID: PMC4306478.
  24. Morain SR, Joffe S, Campbell EG, Mello MM. Institutional Oversight of Faculty-Industry Consulting Relationships in U.S. Medical Schools: A Delphi Study. J Law Med Ethics. 2015; 43(2):383-96. PMID: 26242961.
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  25. Mello MM, Studdert DM, Kachalia A. The medical liability climate and prospects for reform. JAMA. 2014 Nov 26; 312(20):2146-55. PMID: 25358122.
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  26. Haffajee R, Parmet WE, Mello MM. What is a public health "emergency"? N Engl J Med. 2014 Sep 11; 371(11):986-8. PMID: 25207765.
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  27. Mello MM, Cohen IG. Clinical trials and the right to remain silent. JAMA Intern Med. 2014 Sep; 174(9):1505-6. PMID: 25047003.
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  28. Winickoff JP, Gottlieb M, Mello MM. Tobacco 21--an idea whose time has come. N Engl J Med. 2014 Jan 23; 370(4):295-7. PMID: 24401021.
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  29. Sage WM, Gallagher TH, Armstrong S, Cohn JS, McDonald T, Gale J, Woodward AC, Mello MM. How policy makers can smooth the way for communication-and- resolution programs. Health Aff (Millwood). 2014 Jan; 33(1):11-9. PMID: 24395930.
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  30. Mello MM, Senecal SK, Kuznetsov Y, Cohn JS. Implementing hospital-based communication-and-resolution programs: lessons learned in New York City. Health Aff (Millwood). 2014 Jan; 33(1):30-8. PMID: 24395932.
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  31. Mello MM, Studdert DM. Making the case for health-enhancing laws after Bloomberg. Hastings Cent Rep. 2014 Jan-Feb; 44(1):8. PMID: 24408591.
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  32. Mello MM, Boothman RC, McDonald T, Driver J, Lembitz A, Bouwmeester D, Dunlap B, Gallagher T. Communication-and-resolution programs: the challenges and lessons learned from six early adopters. Health Aff (Millwood). 2014 Jan; 33(1):20-9. PMID: 24395931.
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  33. Greene MF, Mello MM, Morain S. A new era in noninvasive prenatal testing. N Engl J Med. 2013 Nov 28; 369(22):2165. PMID: 24283242.
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  34. Gallagher TH, Mello MM, Levinson W, Wynia MK, Sachdeva AK, Snyder Sulmasy L, Truog RD, Conway J, Mazor K, Lembitz A, Bell SK, Sokol-Hessner L, Shapiro J, Puopolo AL, Arnold R. Talking with patients about other clinicians' errors. N Engl J Med. 2013 Oct 31; 369(18):1752-7. PMID: 24171522.
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  35. Mello MM, Francer JK, Wilenzick M, Teden P, Bierer BE, Barnes M. Preparing for responsible sharing of clinical trial data. N Engl J Med. 2013 Oct 24; 369(17):1651-8. PMID: 24144394.
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  36. Mello MM, Wood J, Burris S, Wagenaar AC, Ibrahim JK, Swanson JW. Critical opportunities for public health law: a call for action. Am J Public Health. 2013 Nov; 103(11):1979-88. PMID: 24028265; PMCID: PMC3828690.
  37. Carrier ER, Reschovsky JD, Katz DA, Mello MM. High physician concern about malpractice risk predicts more aggressive diagnostic testing in office-based practice. Health Aff (Millwood). 2013 Aug; 32(8):1383-91. PMID: 23918482.
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  38. Morain S, Greene MF, Mello MM. A new era in noninvasive prenatal testing. N Engl J Med. 2013 Aug 08; 369(6):499-501. PMID: 23862975.
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  39. Kesselheim AS, Cook-Deegan RM, Winickoff DE, Mello MM. Gene patenting--the Supreme Court finally speaks. N Engl J Med. 2013 Aug 29; 369(9):869-75. PMID: 23841703; PMCID: PMC3777541.
  40. Kachalia A, Mello MM. Breast cancer screening: conflicting guidelines and medicolegal risk. JAMA. 2013 Jun 26; 309(24):2555-6. PMID: 23722969.
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  41. Kachalia A, Mello MM. Defensive medicine--legally necessary but ethically wrong?: Inpatient stress testing for chest pain in low-risk patients. JAMA Intern Med. 2013 Jun 24; 173(12):1056-7. PMID: 23689540.
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  42. Rosenthal MB, Mello MM. Sunlight as disinfectant--new rules on disclosure of industry payments to physicians. N Engl J Med. 2013 May 30; 368(22):2052-4. PMID: 23718162.
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  43. Abiola SE, Colgrove J, Mello MM. The politics of HPV vaccination policy formation in the United States. J Health Polit Policy Law. 2013 Aug; 38(4):645-81. PMID: 23645875.
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  44. Mello MM, Parmet WE. Editors' introduction. J Health Polit Policy Law. 2013 Aug; 38(4):629-43. PMID: 23645873.
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  45. Morain S, Mello MM. Survey finds public support for legal interventions directed at health behavior to fight noncommunicable disease. Health Aff (Millwood). 2013 Mar; 32(3):486-96. PMID: 23459727.
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  46. Kesselheim AS, Mello MM, Avorn J. FDA regulation of off-label drug promotion under attack. JAMA. 2013 Feb 06; 309(5):445-6. PMID: 23385267.
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  47. Bell SK, Smulowitz PB, Woodward AC, Mello MM, Duva AM, Boothman RC, Sands K. Disclosure, apology, and offer programs: stakeholders' views of barriers to and strategies for broad implementation. Milbank Q. 2012 Dec; 90(4):682-705. PMID: 23216427; PMCID: PMC3530738.
  48. Murtagh L, Gallagher TH, Andrew P, Mello MM. Disclosure-and-resolution programs that include generous compensation offers may prompt a complex patient response. Health Aff (Millwood). 2012 Dec; 31(12):2681-9. PMID: 23213152.
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  49. Mello MM, Cohen IG. The taxing power and the public's health. N Engl J Med. 2012 Nov 08; 367(19):1777-9. PMID: 23075142.
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  50. Mello MM. Nutrition: ejecting trans fat from New York City restaurants. Nat Rev Endocrinol. 2012 Nov; 8(11):633-5. PMID: 23007320.
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  51. Mello MM, Goodman SN, Faden RR. Ethical considerations in studying drug safety--the Institute of Medicine report. N Engl J Med. 2012 Sep 06; 367(10):959-64. PMID: 22913661.
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  52. Mello M. Legal and policy approaches to the obesity epidemic. Surg Obes Relat Dis. 2012 Sep-Oct; 8(5):507-13. PMID: 22695172.
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  53. Mello MM, Abiola S, Colgrove J. Pharmaceutical companies' role in state vaccination policymaking: the case of human papillomavirus vaccination. Am J Public Health. 2012 May; 102(5):893-8. PMID: 22420796; PMCID: PMC3483914.
  54. Kesselheim AS, Murtagh L, Mello MM. "Pay for delay" settlements of disputes over pharmaceutical patents. N Engl J Med. 2011 Oct 13; 365(15):1439-45. PMID: 21916635.
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  55. Mangalmurti SS, Murtagh L, Mello MM. Medical malpractice in the military. N Engl J Med. 2011 Aug 18; 365(7):664-70. PMID: 21848468.
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  56. Mello MM, Messing NA. Restrictions on the use of prescribing data for drug promotion. N Engl J Med. 2011 Sep 29; 365(13):1248-54. PMID: 21812664.
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  57. Mello MM, Kachalia A, Studdert DM. Administrative compensation for medical injuries: lessons from three foreign systems. Issue Brief (Commonw Fund). 2011 Jul; 14:1-18. PMID: 21770079.
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  58. Kachalia A, Mello MM. New directions in medical liability reform. N Engl J Med. 2011 Apr 21; 364(16):1564-72. PMID: 21506746.
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  59. Kesselheim AS, Mello MM, Studdert DM. Strategies and practices in off-label marketing of pharmaceuticals: a retrospective analysis of whistleblower complaints. PLoS Med. 2011 Apr; 8(4):e1000431. PMID: 21483716; PMCID: PMC3071370.
  60. Mello MM, Kachalia A, Goodell S. Medical malpractice - april 2011 update. Synth Proj Res Synth Rep. 2011 Apr; (21 Suppl 1). PMID: 22052245.
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  61. Studdert DM, Spittal MJ, Mello MM, O'Malley AJ, Stevenson DG. Relationship between quality of care and negligence litigation in nursing homes. N Engl J Med. 2011 Mar 31; 364(13):1243-50. PMID: 21449787.
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  62. Mello MM, Gallagher TH. Malpractice reform--opportunities for leadership by health care institutions and liability insurers. Obstet Gynecol. 2010 Dec; 116(6):1254-6. PMID: 21099588.
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  63. Mangalmurti SS, Murtagh L, Mello MM. Medical malpractice liability in the age of electronic health records. N Engl J Med. 2010 Nov 18; 363(21):2060-7. PMID: 21083393.
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  64. Carrier ER, Reschovsky JD, Mello MM, Mayrell RC, Katz D. Physicians' fears of malpractice lawsuits are not assuaged by tort reforms. Health Aff (Millwood). 2010 Sep; 29(9):1585-92. PMID: 20820012.
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  65. Mastroianni AC, Mello MM, Sommer S, Hardy M, Gallagher TH. The flaws in state 'apology' and 'disclosure' laws dilute their intended impact on malpractice suits. Health Aff (Millwood). 2010 Sep; 29(9):1611-9. PMID: 20820016.
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  66. Mello MM, Chandra A, Gawande AA, Studdert DM. National costs of the medical liability system. Health Aff (Millwood). 2010 Sep; 29(9):1569-77. PMID: 20820010; PMCID: PMC3048809.
  67. Colgrove J, Abiola S, Mello MM. HPV vaccination mandates--lawmaking amid political and scientific controversy. N Engl J Med. 2010 Aug 19; 363(8):785-91. PMID: 20818883.
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  68. Winickoff JP, Gottlieb M, Mello MM. Regulation of smoking in public housing. N Engl J Med. 2010 Jun 17; 362(24):2319-25. PMID: 20554988; PMCID: PMC3210023.
  69. Mello MM, Wolf LE. The Havasupai Indian tribe case--lessons for research involving stored biologic samples. N Engl J Med. 2010 Jul 15; 363(3):204-7. PMID: 20538622.
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  70. Burris S, Wagenaar AC, Swanson J, Ibrahim JK, Wood J, Mello MM. Making the case for laws that improve health: a framework for public health law research. Milbank Q. 2010 Jun; 88(2):169-210. PMID: 20579282; PMCID: PMC2980343.
  71. Kesselheim AS, Studdert DM, Mello MM. Whistle-blowers' experiences in fraud litigation against pharmaceutical companies. N Engl J Med. 2010 May 13; 362(19):1832-9. PMID: 20463344.
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  72. Studdert DM, Mello MM, Brennan TA. Defensive medicine and tort reform: a wide view. J Gen Intern Med. 2010 May; 25(5):380-1. PMID: 20349156; PMCID: PMC2854998.
  73. Kesselheim AS, Mello MM. Gene patenting--is the pendulum swinging back? N Engl J Med. 2010 May 20; 362(20):1855-8. PMID: 20375396.
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  74. Mello MM. Federal trade commission regulation of food advertising to children: possibilities for a reinvigorated role. J Health Polit Policy Law. 2010 Apr; 35(2):227-76. PMID: 20388868.
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  75. Mello MM, Gallagher TH. Malpractice reform--opportunities for leadership by health care institutions and liability insurers. N Engl J Med. 2010 Apr 15; 362(15):1353-6. PMID: 20357276.
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  76. Mello MM, Gostin LO. Commentary: A legal perspective on diabetes surveillance--privacy and the police power. Milbank Q. 2009 Sep; 87(3):575-80. PMID: 19751281; PMCID: PMC2881454.
  77. Gallagher TH, Bell SK, Smith KM, Mello MM, McDonald TB. Disclosing harmful medical errors to patients: tackling three tough cases. Chest. 2009 Sep; 136(3):897-903. PMID: 19736193.
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  78. Mello MM, Brennan TA. The role of medical liability reform in federal health care reform. N Engl J Med. 2009 Jul 02; 361(1):1-3. PMID: 19528190.
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  79. Mello MM. New York City's war on fat. N Engl J Med. 2009 May 07; 360(19):2015-20. PMID: 19420372.
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  80. Brennan TA, Mello MM. Incremental health care reform. JAMA. 2009 May 06; 301(17):1814-6. PMID: 19417200.
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  81. Mello MM, Studdert DM, Brennan TA. Shifting terrain in the regulation of off-label promotion of pharmaceuticals. N Engl J Med. 2009 Apr 09; 360(15):1557-66. PMID: 19357413.
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  82. Yang YT, Mello MM, Subramanian SV, Studdert DM. Relationship between malpractice litigation pressure and rates of cesarean section and vaginal birth after cesarean section. Med Care. 2009 Feb; 47(2):234-42. PMID: 19169125; PMCID: PMC3096673.
  83. Bian J, Lipscomb J, Mello MM. Spillover effects of state mandated benefit laws: the case of outpatient breast cancer surgery. Inquiry. 2009-2010 Winter; 46(4):433-47. PMID: 20184169.
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  84. Barringer PJ, Studdert DM, Kachalia AB, Mello MM. Administrative compensation of medical injuries: a hardy perennial blooms again. J Health Polit Policy Law. 2008 Aug; 33(4):725-60. PMID: 18617673.
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  85. Mello MM, Rosenthal MB. Wellness programs and lifestyle discrimination--the legal limits. N Engl J Med. 2008 Jul 10; 359(2):192-9. PMID: 18614787.
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  86. Miller FG, Mello MM, Joffe S. Incidental findings in human subjects research: what do investigators owe research participants? J Law Med Ethics. 2008; 36(2):271-9, 211. PMID: 18547194; PMCID: PMC2610459.
  87. Siegal G, Mello MM, Studdert DM. Adjudicating severe birth injury claims in Florida and Virginia: the experience of a landmark experiment in personal injury compensation. Am J Law Med. 2008; 34(4):493-537. PMID: 19216246.
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  88. Mello MM. Obesity--personal choice or public health issue? Nat Clin Pract Endocrinol Metab. 2008 Jan; 4(1):2-3. PMID: 17998922.
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  89. Mello MM. Rationalizing vaccine injury compensation. Bioethics. 2008 Jan; 22(1):32-42. PMID: 18154587.
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  90. Kachalia AB, Mello MM, Brennan TA, Studdert DM. Beyond negligence: avoidability and medical injury compensation. Soc Sci Med. 2008 Jan; 66(2):387-402. PMID: 17931762.
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  91. Mello MM, Pomeranz J, Moran P. The interplay of public health law and industry self-regulation: the case of sugar-sweetened beverage sales in schools. Am J Public Health. 2008 Apr; 98(4):595-604. PMID: 17901427; PMCID: PMC2376983.
  92. Mello MM, Joffe S. Compact versus contract--industry sponsors' obligations to their research subjects. N Engl J Med. 2007 Jun 28; 356(26):2737-43. PMID: 17596610.
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  93. Mello MM, Studdert DM, Schumi J, Brennan TA, Sage WM. Changes in physician supply and scope of practice during a malpractice crisis: evidence from Pennsylvania. Health Aff (Millwood). 2007 May-Jun; 26(3):w425-35. PMID: 17456502.
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  94. Brennan TA, Mello MM. Sunshine laws and the pharmaceutical industry. JAMA. 2007 Mar 21; 297(11):1255-7. PMID: 17374820.
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  95. Kesselheim AS, Mello MM. Confidentiality laws and secrecy in medical research: improving public access to data on drug safety. Health Aff (Millwood). 2007 Mar-Apr; 26(2):483-91. PMID: 17339677.
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  96. Studdert DM, Mello MM, Jedrey CM, Brennan TA. Regulatory and judicial oversight of nonprofit hospitals. N Engl J Med. 2007 Feb 08; 356(6):625-31. PMID: 17287484.
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  97. Joffe S, Mello MM, Cook EF, Lee SJ. Advance care planning in patients undergoing hematopoietic cell transplantation. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2007 Jan; 13(1):65-73. PMID: 17222754.
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  98. Studdert DM, Mello MM, Gawande AA, Brennan TA, Wang YC. Disclosure of medical injury to patients: an improbable risk management strategy. Health Aff (Millwood). 2007 Jan-Feb; 26(1):215-26. PMID: 17211031.
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  99. Kesselheim AS, Mello MM. Medical-process patents--monopolizing the delivery of health care. N Engl J Med. 2006 Nov 09; 355(19):2036-41. PMID: 17093256.
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  100. Samanta A, Mello MM, Foster C, Tingle J, Samanta J. The role of clinical guidelines in medical negligence litigation: a shift from the Bolam standard? Med Law Rev. 2006; 14(3):321-66. PMID: 16901977.
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  101. Mello MM, Studdert DM, Brennan TA. Obesity--the new frontier of public health law. N Engl J Med. 2006 Jun 15; 354(24):2601-10. PMID: 16775242.
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  102. Studdert DM, Mello MM, Gawande AA, Gandhi TK, Kachalia A, Yoon C, Puopolo AL, Brennan TA. Claims, errors, and compensation payments in medical malpractice litigation. N Engl J Med. 2006 May 11; 354(19):2024-33. PMID: 16687715.
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  103. Mello MM, Williams CH. Medical malpractice: impact of the crisis and effect of state tort reforms. Synth Proj Res Synth Rep. 2006 May; (10). PMID: 22051629.
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  104. Mello MM, Powlowski M, NaƱagas JM, Bossert T. The role of law in public health: the case of family planning in the Philippines. Soc Sci Med. 2006 Jul; 63(2):384-96. PMID: 16488063.
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  105. Mello MM. Understanding medical malpractice insurance: a primer. Synth Proj Res Synth Rep. 2006 Jan; (8). PMID: 22052324.
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  106. Mello MM, Studdert DM, Kachalia AB, Brennan TA. "Health courts" and accountability for patient safety. Milbank Q. 2006; 84(3):459-92. PMID: 16953807; PMCID: PMC2690251.
  107. Mello MM, Studdert DM, DesRoches CM, Peugh J, Zapert K, Brennan TA, Sage WM. Effects of a malpractice crisis on specialist supply and patient access to care. Ann Surg. 2005 Nov; 242(5):621-8. PMID: 16244532; PMCID: PMC1409847.
  108. Mello MM, Brennan TA. Legal concerns and the influenza vaccine shortage. JAMA. 2005 Oct 12; 294(14):1817-20. PMID: 16219886.
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  109. Entwistle VA, Mello MM, Brennan TA. Advising patients about patient safety: current initiatives risk shifting responsibility. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2005 Sep; 31(9):483-94. PMID: 16255326.
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  110. Breen E, Irani JL, Mello MM, Whang EE, Zinner MJ, Ashley SW. The future of surgery: today's residents speak. Curr Surg. 2005 Sep-Oct; 62(5):543-6. PMID: 16125618.
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  111. Irani JL, Mello MM, Ashley SW, Whang EE, Zinner MJ, Breen E. Surgical residents' perceptions of the effects of the ACGME duty hour requirements 1 year after implementation. Surgery. 2005 Aug; 138(2):246-53. PMID: 16153433.
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  112. Mello MM, Clarridge BR, Studdert DM. Researchers' views of the acceptability of restrictive provisions in clinical trial agreements with industry sponsors. Account Res. 2005 Jul-Sep; 12(3):163-91. PMID: 16634168.
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  113. Mello MM, Kelly CN. Effects of a professional liability crisis on residents' practice decisions. Obstet Gynecol. 2005 Jun; 105(6):1287-95. PMID: 15932819.
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  114. Mello MM, Kelly CN, Brennan TA. Fostering rational regulation of patient safety. J Health Polit Policy Law. 2005 Jun; 30(3):375-426. PMID: 16089110.
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  115. Studdert DM, Mello MM, Sage WM, DesRoches CM, Peugh J, Zapert K, Brennan TA. Defensive medicine among high-risk specialist physicians in a volatile malpractice environment. JAMA. 2005 Jun 01; 293(21):2609-17. PMID: 15928282.
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  116. Mello MM, Clarridge BR, Studdert DM. Academic medical centers' standards for clinical-trial agreements with industry. N Engl J Med. 2005 May 26; 352(21):2202-10. PMID: 15917385.
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  117. Kelly CN, Mello MM. Are medical malpractice damages caps constitutional? An overview of state litigation. J Law Med Ethics. 2005; 33(3):515-34. PMID: 16240732.
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  118. Mello MM. Managing malpractice crises. J Law Med Ethics. 2005; 33(3):414-5. PMID: 16240725.
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  119. Studdert DM, Mello MM, Brennan TA. Financial conflicts of interest in physicians' relationships with the pharmaceutical industry--self-regulation in the shadow of federal prosecution. N Engl J Med. 2004 Oct 28; 351(18):1891-900. PMID: 15509824.
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  120. Studdert DM, Yang YT, Mello MM. Are damages caps regressive? A study of malpractice jury verdicts in California. Health Aff (Millwood). 2004 Jul-Aug; 23(4):54-67. PMID: 15318567.
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  121. Mello MM, Studdert DM, DesRoches CM, Peugh J, Zapert K, Brennan TA, Sage WM. Caring for patients in a malpractice crisis: physician satisfaction and quality of care. Health Aff (Millwood). 2004 Jul-Aug; 23(4):42-53. PMID: 15318566.
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  122. Mello MM, Hemenway D. Medical malpractice as an epidemiological problem. Soc Sci Med. 2004 Jul; 59(1):39-46. PMID: 15087141.
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  123. Mello MM, Studdert DM, Brennan TA. The pharmaceutical industry versus Medicaid--limits on state initiatives to control prescription-drug costs. N Engl J Med. 2004 Feb 05; 350(6):608-13. PMID: 14762190.
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  124. Studdert DM, Mello MM, Brennan TA. Medical malpractice. N Engl J Med. 2004 Jan 15; 350(3):283-92. PMID: 14724310.
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  125. Mello MM, Burns JP, Truog RD, Studdert DM, Puopolo AL, Brennan TA. Decision making and satisfaction with care in the pediatric intensive care unit: findings from a controlled clinical trial. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2004 Jan; 5(1):40-7. PMID: 14697107.
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  126. Mello M. The experience of a community representative on an ethics consult team. J Clin Ethics. 2004; 15(3):296-301. PMID: 15630873.
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  127. Mello MM, Rimm EB, Studdert DM. The McLawsuit: the fast-food industry and legal accountability for obesity. Health Aff (Millwood). 2003 Nov-Dec; 22(6):207-16. PMID: 14649448.
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  128. Mello MM, Kelly CN, Studdert DM, Brennan TA, Sage WM. Hospitals' behavior in a tort crisis: observations from Pennsylvania. Health Aff (Millwood). 2003 Nov-Dec; 22(6):225-33. PMID: 14649450.
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  129. Whang EE, Perez A, Ito H, Mello MM, Ashley SW, Zinner MJ. Work hours reform: perceptions and desires of contemporary surgical residents. J Am Coll Surg. 2003 Oct; 197(4):624-30. PMID: 14522334.
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  130. Mello MM, Brennan TA. Due process in investigations of research misconduct. N Engl J Med. 2003 Sep 25; 349(13):1280-6. PMID: 14507953.
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  131. Studdert DM, Burns JP, Mello MM, Puopolo AL, Truog RD, Brennan TA. Nature of conflict in the care of pediatric intensive care patients with prolonged stay. Pediatrics. 2003 Sep; 112(3 Pt 1):553-8. PMID: 12949283.
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  132. Brennan TA, Mello MM. Patient safety and medical malpractice: a case study. Ann Intern Med. 2003 Aug 19; 139(4):267-73. PMID: 12965982.
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  133. Burns JP, Mello MM, Studdert DM, Puopolo AL, Truog RD, Brennan TA. Results of a clinical trial on care improvement for the critically ill. Crit Care Med. 2003 Aug; 31(8):2107-17. PMID: 12973167.
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  134. Studdert DM, Mello MM, Burns JP, Puopolo AL, Galper BZ, Truog RD, Brennan TA. Conflict in the care of patients with prolonged stay in the ICU: types, sources, and predictors. Intensive Care Med. 2003 Sep; 29(9):1489-97. PMID: 12879243.
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  135. Mello MM, Studdert DM, Brennan TA. The rise of litigation in human subjects research. Ann Intern Med. 2003 Jul 01; 139(1):40-5. PMID: 12834317.
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  136. Mello MM, Studdert DM, Brennan TA. The new medical malpractice crisis. N Engl J Med. 2003 Jun 05; 348(23):2281-4. PMID: 12788991.
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  137. Mello MM, Stearns SC, Norton EC, Ricketts TC. Understanding biased selection in Medicare HMOs. Health Serv Res. 2003 Jun; 38(3):961-92. PMID: 12822921; PMCID: PMC1360925.
  138. Whang EE, Mello MM, Ashley SW, Zinner MJ. Implementing resident work hour limitations: lessons from the New York State experience. Ann Surg. 2003 Apr; 237(4):449-55. PMID: 12677136; PMCID: PMC1514465.
  139. Ransom SB, Studdert DM, Dombrowski MP, Mello MM, Brennan TA. Reduced medicolegal risk by compliance with obstetric clinical pathways: a case--control study. Obstet Gynecol. 2003 Apr; 101(4):751-5. PMID: 12681881.
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  140. Mello MM, Studdert DM, Brennan TA. The Leapfrog standards: ready to jump from marketplace to courtroom? Health Aff (Millwood). 2003 Mar-Apr; 22(2):46-59. PMID: 12674407.
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  141. Studdert DM, Mello MM, Brennan TA. Medical monitoring for pharmaceutical injuries: tort law for the public's health? JAMA. 2003 Feb 19; 289(7):889-94. PMID: 12588274.
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  142. Mello MM, Rosenthal M, Neumann PJ. Direct-to-consumer advertising and shared liability for pharmaceutical manufacturers. JAMA. 2003 Jan 22-29; 289(4):477-81. PMID: 12533128.
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  143. Mello MM, Stearns SC, Norton EC. Do Medicare HMOs still reduce health services use after controlling for selection bias? Health Econ. 2002 Jun; 11(4):323-40. PMID: 12007164.
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  144. Mello MM. Policing Medicaid and Medicare managed care: the role of courts and administrative agencies. J Health Polit Policy Law. 2002 Jun; 27(3):465-94. PMID: 12092677.
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  145. Mello MM, Brennan TA. The controversy over high-dose chemotherapy with autologous bone marrow transplant for breast cancer. Health Aff (Millwood). 2001 Sep-Oct; 20(5):101-17. PMID: 11558695.
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  146. Mello MM, Brennan TA. Demystifying the law/science disconnect. J Health Polit Policy Law. 2001 Apr; 26(2):429-38. PMID: 11330088.
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