Adi V Gundlapalli
Affiliation: University of Utah
- Perspectives and concerns regarding antimicrobial agent shortages among infectious disease specialistsAdi V Gundlapalli
University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 75:256-9. 2013..More effective means of informing physicians about drug shortages is critical to lessen the impact on patient care...
- A case for using grid architecture for state public health informatics: the Utah perspectiveCatherine J Staes
Department of Biomedical Informatics, School of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA
BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 9:32. 2009....
- Modeling the variations in pediatric respiratory syncytial virus seasonal epidemicsMolly Leecaster
Division of Epidemiology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
BMC Infect Dis 11:105. 2011..Prediction of epidemic characteristics would support management of resources and treatment...
- Developing a manually annotated clinical document corpus to identify phenotypic information for inflammatory bowel diseaseBrett R South
VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, IDEAS Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 84148, USA
BMC Bioinformatics 10:S12. 2009..These tasks are time consuming, expensive, and require considerable effort on the part of human reviewers...
- Influenza, Winter Olympiad, 2002Adi V Gundlapalli
University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 12:144-6. 2006..Influenza A/B was diagnosed in 36 of 188 patients, including 13 athletes. Prompt management limited the spread of this outbreak...
- Hospital electronic medical record-based public health surveillance system deployed during the 2002 Winter Olympic GamesAdi V Gundlapalli
Hospital Epidemiology Unit, Divisions of Clinical Epidemiology and Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah 84132, USA
Am J Infect Control 35:163-71. 2007..Several computer biosurveillance systems are in place to detect events of public health (PH) significance; however, most lack access to timely and detailed patient-level data and investigation of alerts places a strain on PH resources...
- Using natural language processing on the free text of clinical documents to screen for evidence of homelessness among US veteransAdi V Gundlapalli
VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, UT University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT
AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2013:537-46. 2013..Further refinements are underway to improve the performance. We demonstrate an effective and rapid lifecycle of using an off-the-shelf NLP tool for screening targets of interest from medical records. ..
- Recognizing Questions and Answers in EMR Templates Using Natural Language ProcessingGuy Divita
VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Stud Health Technol Inform 202:149-52. 2014..Similar improvement was noted when the adapted V3NLP was used to process a random sample of 318,000 notes. We demonstrate the feasibility of adapting an NLP pipeline to recognize templates. ..
- Public health communication with frontline clinicians during the first wave of the 2009 influenza pandemicCatherine J Staes
Department of Biomedical Informatics, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA
J Public Health Manag Pract 17:36-44. 2011..Communication between public health authorities and frontline clinicians is critical, yet public health agencies, medical societies, and healthcare delivery organizations have all called for improvements...
- The EpiCanvas infectious disease weather map: an interactive visual exploration of temporal and spatial correlationsPer Hans Gesteland
Department of Pediatrics, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 19:954-9. 2012..The software prototype was pilot tested using retrospective data from a large, regional pediatric hospital, and gastrointestinal and respiratory disease outbreaks were re-created as a proof of concept...
- Quantitative models of the dose-response and time course of inhalational anthrax in humansDamon J A Toth
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
PLoS Pathog 9:e1003555. 2013..This model refines previous estimates of the distribution of early onset cases after a release and provides support for the recommended 60-day course of prophylactic antibiotic treatment for individuals exposed to low doses...
- Validating a strategy for psychosocial phenotyping using a large corpus of clinical textAdi V Gundlapalli
IDEAS Center, VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
J Am Med Inform Assoc 20:e355-64. 2013..Of a large number of note titles available in our database, we sought to determine those with highest yield and precision for psychosocial concepts...
- Homelessness and the response to emerging infectious disease outbreaks: lessons from SARSCheryl S Leung
Centre for Research on Inner City Health, The Keenan Research Centre in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5B 1W8, Canada
J Urban Health 85:402-10. 2008..The Toronto SARS experience provided insights that are relevant to response planning for future outbreaks in cities with substantial numbers of homeless individuals...