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profileLipika Samal, M.D.

TitleAssistant Professor of Medicine
InstitutionBrigham and Women's Hospital
AddressBrigham and Women's Hospital
General Medicine
1620 Tremont St
Boston MA 02120
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K23DK097187     (SAMAL, LIPIKA)Aug 1, 2013 - Jun 30, 2018
Health Information Technology for Chronic Kidney Disease Management
Role: Principal Investigator

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  1. Samal L, D'Amore JD, Bates DW, Wright A. Implementation of a scalable, web-based, automated clinical decision support risk-prediction tool for chronic kidney disease using C-CDA and application programming interfaces. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2017 Nov 01; 24(6):1111-1115. PMID: 29016969.
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  2. Collins S, Klinkenberg-Ramirez S, Tsivkin K, Mar PL, Iskhakova D, Nandigam H, Samal L, Rocha RA. Next Generation Terminology Infrastructure to Support Interprofessional Care Planning. J Biomed Inform. 2017 Sep 19. PMID: 28939446.
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  3. Dykes PC, Rozenblum R, Dalal A, Massaro A, Chang F, Clements M, Collins S, Donze J, Fagan M, Gazarian P, Hanna J, Lehmann L, Leone K, Lipsitz S, McNally K, Morrison C, Samal L, Mlaver E, Schnock K, Stade D, Williams D, Yoon C, Bates DW. Prospective Evaluation of a Multifaceted Intervention to Improve Outcomes in Intensive Care: The Promoting Respect and Ongoing Safety Through Patient Engagement Communication and Technology Study. Crit Care Med. 2017 Aug; 45(8):e806-e813. PMID: 28471886.
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  4. Singh K, Waikar SS, Samal L. Evaluating the feasibility of the KDIGO CKD referral recommendations. BMC Nephrol. 2017 Jul 07; 18(1):223. PMID: 28687072.
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  5. Levine DM, Healey MJ, Wright A, Bates DW, Linder JA, Samal L. Changes in the quality of care during progress from stage 1 to stage 2 of Meaningful Use. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2017 03 01; 24(2):394-397. PMID: 27567000.
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  6. McEvoy DS, Sittig DF, Hickman TT, Aaron S, Ai A, Amato M, Bauer DW, Fraser GM, Harper J, Kennemer A, Krall MA, Lehmann CU, Malhotra S, Murphy DR, O'Kelley B, Samal L, Schreiber R, Singh H, Thomas EJ, Vartian CV, Westmorland J, McCoy AB, Wright A. Variation in high-priority drug-drug interaction alerts across institutions and electronic health records. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2017 03 01; 24(2):331-338. PMID: 27570216.
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  7. Lyles CR, Ratanawongsa N, Bolen SD, Samal L. mHealth and Health Information Technology Tools for Diverse Patients with Diabetes. J Diabetes Res. 2017; 2017:1704917. PMID: 28326330.
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  8. Gulla J, Neri PM, Bates DW, Samal L. User Requirements for a Chronic Kidney Disease Clinical Decision Support Tool to Promote Timely Referral. Int J Med Inform. 2017 May; 101:50-57. PMID: 28347447.
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  9. Samal L, Dykes PC, Greenberg JO, Hasan O, Venkatesh AK, Volk LA, Bates DW. Care coordination gaps due to lack of interoperability in the United States: a qualitative study and literature review. BMC Health Serv Res. 2016 Apr 22; 16:143. PMID: 27106509; PMCID: PMC4841960.
  10. Samal L, Wright A, Waikar SS, Linder JA. Nephrology co-management versus primary care solo management for early chronic kidney disease: a retrospective cross-sectional analysis. BMC Nephrol. 2015 Oct 12; 16:162. PMID: 26458541; PMCID: PMC4603818.
  11. Wright A, Maloney FL, Wien M, Samal L, Emani S, Zuccotti G. Assessing information system readiness for mitigating malpractice risk through simulation: results of a multi-site study. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2015 Sep; 22(5):1020-8. PMID: 26017230.
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  12. Dalal AK, Pesterev BM, Eibensteiner K, Newmark LP, Samal L, Rothschild JM. Linking acknowledgement to action: closing the loop on non-urgent, clinically significant test results in the electronic health record. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2015 Jul; 22(4):905-8. PMID: 25796594.
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  13. Zuccotti G, Maloney FL, Feblowitz J, Samal L, Sato L, Wright A. Reducing risk with clinical decision support: a study of closed malpractice claims. Appl Clin Inform. 2014; 5(3):746-56. PMID: 25298814; PMCID: PMC4187091.
  14. Dykes PC, Samal L, Donahue M, Greenberg JO, Hurley AC, Hasan O, O'Malley TA, Venkatesh AK, Volk LA, Bates DW. A patient-centered longitudinal care plan: vision versus reality. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2014 Nov-Dec; 21(6):1082-90. PMID: 24996874; PMCID: PMC4215040.
  15. Samal L, Wright A, Healey MJ, Linder JA, Bates DW. Meaningful use and quality of care. JAMA Intern Med. 2014 Jun; 174(6):997-8. PMID: 24733228.
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  16. Samal L, Linder JA, Bates DW, Wright A. Electronic problem list documentation of chronic kidney disease and quality of care. BMC Nephrol. 2014 May 04; 15:70. PMID: 24885821; PMCID: PMC4021481.
  17. Samal L, Bates DW. To err is human: lessons from patient safety research for transplant care. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2014 May; 9(5):845-7. PMID: 24763862; PMCID: PMC4011440.
  18. Wright A, Feblowitz J, Samal L, McCoy AB, Sittig DF. The Medicare Electronic Health Record Incentive Program: provider performance on core and menu measures. Health Serv Res. 2014 Feb; 49(1 Pt 2):325-46. PMID: 24359554; PMCID: PMC3925405.
  19. Samal L, Dykes PC, Greenberg J, Hasan O, Venkatesh AK, Volk LA, Bates DW. The current capabilities of health information technology to support care transitions. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2013; 2013:1231. PMID: 24551404; PMCID: PMC3900141.
  20. Makam AN, Lanham HJ, Batchelor K, Moran B, Howell-Stampley T, Kirk L, Cherukuri M, Samal L, Santini N, Leykum LK, Halm EA. The good, the bad and the early adopters: providers' attitudes about a common, commercial EHR. J Eval Clin Pract. 2014 Feb; 20(1):36-42. PMID: 23962319.
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  21. Makam AN, Lanham HJ, Batchelor K, Samal L, Moran B, Howell-Stampley T, Kirk L, Cherukuri M, Santini N, Leykum LK, Halm EA. Use and satisfaction with key functions of a common commercial electronic health record: a survey of primary care providers. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2013 Aug 09; 13:86. PMID: 24070335; PMCID: PMC3750656.
  22. Samal L, Dykes PC, Saranto K, Batesa DW. Patient-centered care across transitions: challenges and opportunities in clinical informatics. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2013; 192:1238. PMID: 23921019.
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  23. Samal L, Linder JA. The primary care perspective on routine urine dipstick screening to identify patients with albuminuria. Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2013 Jan; 8(1):131-5. PMID: 22917702.
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  24. McGuire MJ, Noronha G, Samal L, Yeh HC, Crocetti S, Kravet S. Patient safety perceptions of primary care providers after implementation of an electronic medical record system. J Gen Intern Med. 2013 Feb; 28(2):184-92. PMID: 22887020; PMCID: PMC3614133.
  25. Samal L, Lipsitz SR, Hicks LS. Impact of electronic health records on racial and ethnic disparities in blood pressure control at US primary care visits. Arch Intern Med. 2012 Jan 09; 172(1):75-6. PMID: 22232153.
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  26. Samal L, Stavroudis T, Miller R, Lehmann H, Lehmann C. Effect of a laboratory result pager on provider behavior in a neonatal intensive care unit. Appl Clin Inform. 2011; 2(3):384-94. PMID: 23616885; PMCID: PMC3631937.
  27. Samal L, Linder JA, Lipsitz SR, Hicks LS. Electronic health records, clinical decision support, and blood pressure control. Am J Manag Care. 2011 Sep; 17(9):626-32. PMID: 21902448.
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  28. Samal L, Saha S, Chander G, Korthuis PT, Sharma RK, Sharp V, Cohn J, Moore RD, Beach MC. Internet health information seeking behavior and antiretroviral adherence in persons living with HIV/AIDS. AIDS Patient Care STDS. 2011 Jul; 25(7):445-9. PMID: 21682586; PMCID: PMC3159122.
  29. Feblowitz JC, Wright A, Singh H, Samal L, Sittig DF. Summarization of clinical information: a conceptual model. J Biomed Inform. 2011 Aug; 44(4):688-99. PMID: 21440086.
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  30. Gibbons MC, Wilson RF, Samal L, Lehmann CU, Dickersin K, Lehmann HP, Aboumatar H, Finkelstein J, Shelton E, Sharma R, Bass EB. Consumer health informatics: results of a systematic evidence review and evidence based recommendations. Transl Behav Med. 2011 Mar; 1(1):72-82. PMID: 24073033; PMCID: PMC3717687.
  31. Samal L, Wright A, Wong BT, Linder JA, Bates DW. Leveraging electronic health records to support chronic disease management: the need for temporal data views. Inform Prim Care. 2011; 19(2):65-74. PMID: 22417816.
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  32. Emadi A, Crim MT, Brotman DJ, Necochea AJ, Samal L, Wilson LM, Bass EB, Segal JB. Analytic validity of genetic tests to identify factor V Leiden and prothrombin G20210A. Am J Hematol. 2010 Apr; 85(4):264-70. PMID: 20162544.
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  33. Samal L, Hutton HE, Erbelding EJ, Brandon ES, Finkelstein J, Chander G. Digital divide: variation in internet and cellular phone use among women attending an urban sexually transmitted infections clinic. J Urban Health. 2010 Jan; 87(1):122-8. PMID: 19941085; PMCID: PMC2821605.
  34. Samal L, Yeh HC, Gary-Webb TL, Jackson CL, Brancati FL. Computer and internet use of urban african americans with type 2 diabetes in relation to glycemic control, emergency department use, diabetes-related knowledge, and health literacy. Diabetes Care. 2010 Jan; 33(1):e9. PMID: 20040672; PMCID: PMC3971418.
  35. Gibbons MC, Wilson RF, Samal L, Lehman CU, Dickersin K, Lehmann HP, Aboumatar H, Finkelstein J, Shelton E, Sharma R, Bass EB. Impact of consumer health informatics applications. Evid Rep Technol Assess (Full Rep). 2009 Oct; (188):1-546. PMID: 20629477; PMCID: PMC4780989.
  36. Segal JB, Brotman DJ, Necochea AJ, Emadi A, Samal L, Wilson LM, Crim MT, Bass EB. Predictive value of factor V Leiden and prothrombin G20210A in adults with venous thromboembolism and in family members of those with a mutation: a systematic review. JAMA. 2009 Jun 17; 301(23):2472-85. PMID: 19531787.
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  37. Segal JB, Brotman DJ, Emadi A, Necochea AJ, Samal L, Wilson LM, Crim MT, Bass EB. Outcomes of genetic testing in adults with a history of venous thromboembolism. Evid Rep Technol Assess (Full Rep). 2009 Jun; (180):1-162. PMID: 20629476; PMCID: PMC4781326.
  38. Samal L, Stavroudis TA, Miller R, Lehmann HP, Lehmann CU. Effect of a laboratory result pager on provider behavior in a neonatal intensive care unit. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2008 Nov 06; 1121. PMID: 18999246.
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