Adi V Gundlapalli

Summary

Affiliation: University of Utah
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Nursing Informatics Certification Worldwide: History, Pathway, Roles, and Motivation
    Mollie R Cummins
    Adi V Gundlapalli, MD, PhD, MS, Chief Health Informatics Officer, VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Associate Professor, University of Utah School of Medicine, 5B114D SOM, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA, E mail
    Yearb Med Inform . 2016
  2. doi request reprint Detecting the presence of an indwelling urinary catheter and urinary symptoms in hospitalized patients using natural language processing
    Adi V Gundlapalli
    IDEAS 2 0 Center, VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, UT, United States University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, United States Electronic address
    J Biomed Inform . 2016
  3. doi request reprint Improving Bridging from Informatics Practice to Theory
    C U Lehmann
    Adi V Gundlapalli, MD, PhD, MS, Chief Health Informatics Officer, VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA, E mail
    Methods Inf Med 54:540-5. 2015
  4. pmc Fertility, pregnancies and outcomes reported by females with common variable immune deficiency and hypogammaglobulinemia: results from an internet-based survey
    Adi V Gundlapalli
    Departments of Internal Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, 84132, USA
    J Clin Immunol 35:125-34. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Perspectives and concerns regarding antimicrobial agent shortages among infectious disease specialists
    Adi V Gundlapalli
    University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 75:256-9. 2013
  6. pmc A case for using grid architecture for state public health informatics: the Utah perspective
    Catherine J Staes
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, School of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 9:32. 2009
  7. pmc Modeling the variations in pediatric respiratory syncytial virus seasonal epidemics
    Molly Leecaster
    Division of Epidemiology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 11:105. 2011
  8. pmc Developing a manually annotated clinical document corpus to identify phenotypic information for inflammatory bowel disease
    Brett R South
    VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, IDEAS Center, Salt Lake City, Utah 84148, USA
    BMC Bioinformatics 10:S12. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Hospital electronic medical record-based public health surveillance system deployed during the 2002 Winter Olympic Games
    Adi 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
  10. pmc Influenza, Winter Olympiad, 2002
    Adi V Gundlapalli
    University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:144-6. 2006

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Nursing Informatics Certification Worldwide: History, Pathway, Roles, and Motivation
    Mollie R Cummins
    Adi V Gundlapalli, MD, PhD, MS, Chief Health Informatics Officer, VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Associate Professor, University of Utah School of Medicine, 5B114D SOM, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA, E mail
    Yearb Med Inform . 2016
    ..Official recognition and certification for informatics professionals are essential aspects of workforce development...
  2. doi request reprint Detecting the presence of an indwelling urinary catheter and urinary symptoms in hospitalized patients using natural language processing
    Adi V Gundlapalli
    IDEAS 2 0 Center, VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, UT, United States University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, United States Electronic address
    J Biomed Inform . 2016
    ..Currently, data on indwelling urinary catheters is not consistently captured in the electronic medical record in structured format and thus cannot be reliably extracted for clinical and research purposes...
  3. doi request reprint Improving Bridging from Informatics Practice to Theory
    C U Lehmann
    Adi V Gundlapalli, MD, PhD, MS, Chief Health Informatics Officer, VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, UT 84148, USA, E mail
    Methods Inf Med 54:540-5. 2015
    ..Both journals are official journals of the International Medical Informatics Association...
  4. pmc Fertility, pregnancies and outcomes reported by females with common variable immune deficiency and hypogammaglobulinemia: results from an internet-based survey
    Adi V Gundlapalli
    Departments of Internal Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, 84132, USA
    J Clin Immunol 35:125-34. 2015
    ..Issues of fertility and pregnancy place an extra burden on females with primary immunodeficiencies. Patients lack reliable information and providers lack guidelines to counsel patients on these anxiety-provoking matters...
  5. doi request reprint Perspectives and concerns regarding antimicrobial agent shortages among infectious disease specialists
    Adi 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...
  6. pmc A case for using grid architecture for state public health informatics: the Utah perspective
    Catherine J Staes
    Department of Biomedical Informatics, School of Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 9:32. 2009
    ....
  7. pmc Modeling the variations in pediatric respiratory syncytial virus seasonal epidemics
    Molly 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...
  8. pmc Developing a manually annotated clinical document corpus to identify phenotypic information for inflammatory bowel disease
    Brett 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint Hospital electronic medical record-based public health surveillance system deployed during the 2002 Winter Olympic Games
    Adi 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...
  10. pmc Influenza, Winter Olympiad, 2002
    Adi 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...
  11. pmc Using natural language processing on the free text of clinical documents to screen for evidence of homelessness among US veterans
    Adi 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. ..
  12. pmc Extracting Concepts Related to Homelessness from the Free Text of VA Electronic Medical Records
    Adi 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 2014:589-98. 2014
    ..With a positive predictive value of 77% for extracting relevant concepts, this study demonstrates the feasibility of extracting positively asserted concepts related to homelessness from the free text of medical records. ..
  13. ncbi request reprint Finding 'Evidence of Absence' in Medical Notes: Using NLP for Clinical Inferencing
    Marjorie E Carter
    VA Salt Lake City Health Care System and University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 226:79-82. 2016
    ..Human review revealed three primary causes for false negatives. The lexicon and NLP pipeline were refined using this information, resulting in outputs with an acceptable false positive rate of 11%. ..
  14. ncbi request reprint Recognizing Questions and Answers in EMR Templates Using Natural Language Processing
    Guy 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. ..
  15. doi request reprint Using network projections to explore co-incidence and context in large clinical datasets: Application to homelessness among U.S. Veterans
    Warren B P Pettey
    IDEAS Center, VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, UT, United States Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, United States
    J Biomed Inform 61:203-13. 2016
    ..We present and explore the utility of a network projection approach to finding patterns in health care data that could be exploited to prevent homelessness among U.S. Veterans...
  16. doi request reprint Differential Risk for Homelessness Among US Male and Female Veterans With a Positive Screen for Military Sexual Trauma
    Emily Brignone
    Informatics, Decision Enhancement, and Analytic Sciences Center, VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, Utah2Department of Psychology, Utah State University, Logan
    JAMA Psychiatry 73:582-9. 2016
    ..Recent research suggests that MST may be a determinant in several factors associated with postdeployment homelessness...
  17. ncbi request reprint Taming Big Data: An Information Extraction Strategy for Large Clinical Text Corpora
    Adi V Gundlapalli
    VA Salt Lake City Health Care System and University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
    Stud Health Technol Inform 213:175-8. 2015
    ..This filtering will enable customization and refining of information extraction pipelines to facilitate extraction of relevant concepts for clinical decision support and other uses. ..
  18. pmc Scaling Out and Evaluation of OBSecAn, an Automated Section Annotator for Semi-Structured Clinical Documents, on a Large VA Clinical Corpus
    Le Thuy T Tran
    IDEAS Center, VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA Departments of Internal Medicine and Biomedical Informatics, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2015:1204-13. 2015
    ..We identify high yield sections for this use case from note titles such as primary care and demonstrate a median rate of 99% in correctly identifying a family history section. ..
  19. ncbi request reprint Nora: A Vocabulary Discovery Tool for Concept Extraction
    Guy Divita
    VA Salt Lake City Health Care System and University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 213:179-82. 2015
    ..A test of Nora demonstrated an increase of a domain lexicon in homelessness and related psychosocial factors by 38%, yielding an additional 10% extracted concepts. ..
  20. ncbi request reprint PlateRunner: A Search Engine to Identify EMR Boilerplates
    Guy Divita
    VA Salt Lake City Health Care System and University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 226:33-6. 2016
    ..This search engine has the capability to filter negated and asserted concepts, save and search query results. This tool can save queries, search results, and documents found for later analysis. ..
  21. pmc Identifying Homelessness among Veterans Using VA Administrative Data: Opportunities to Expand Detection Criteria
    Rachel Peterson
    Salt Lake Informatics, Decision enhancement and Analytic Sciences IDEAS 2 0 Center, VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America Department of Psychology, Utah State University, Logan, Utah, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0132664. 2015
    ..This also presents an opportunity for encouraging uniformity in applying these codes in VA facilities nationwide as well as in other large health care organizations. ..
  22. pmc Exploiting the UMLS Metathesaurus for extracting and categorizing concepts representing signs and symptoms to anatomically related organ systems
    Le Thuy T Tran
    IDEAS Center, VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, UT, United States Department of Biomedical Informatics, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, United States
    J Biomed Inform 58:19-27. 2015
    ..The overarching goal is to classify patient reported symptoms to organ systems for population health and epidemiological analyses...
  23. pmc Sophia: A Expedient UMLS Concept Extraction Annotator
    Guy Divita
    VA Salt Lake City Health Care System and University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2014:467-76. 2014
    ..57 and 0.43). With regard to speed of processing records, we noted Sophia to be several fold faster than cTAKES and the scaled-out MetaMap service. Sophia offers a viable alternative for high-throughput information extraction tasks. ..
  24. pmc The role of heterogeneity in contact timing and duration in network models of influenza spread in schools
    Damon J A Toth
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA Department of Mathematics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84112, USA VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    J R Soc Interface 12:20150279. 2015
    ..Thus, the effect of ignoring details about contact timing and duration in school contact networks on outbreak size modelling can vary across different schools. ..
  25. ncbi request reprint Clinical Informatics Board Specialty Certification for Physicians: A Global View
    Adi V Gundlapalli
    University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Stud Health Technol Inform 216:501-5. 2015
    ..Wider adoption of certification programs may further attracting talent and accelerate growth of the field. ..
  26. pmc Validating a strategy for psychosocial phenotyping using a large corpus of clinical text
    Adi 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...
  27. doi request reprint A pilot study of a heuristic algorithm for novel template identification from VA electronic medical record text
    Andrew M Redd
    VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, UT, United States Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, United States Electronic address
    J Biomed Inform . 2016
    ..We propose a method that identifies novel templates in plain text medical notes. The identification can then be used to either include or exclude templates when processing notes for information extraction...
  28. doi request reprint Non-routine Discharge From Military Service: Mental Illness, Substance Use Disorders, and Suicidality
    Emily Brignone
    Informatics, Decision Enhancement, and Analytic Sciences Center, VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, Utah Department of Psychology, Utah State University, Logan, Utah
    Am J Prev Med . 2017
    ..One potential early indicator for these difficulties is non-routine discharge from military service...
  29. pmc Public health communication with frontline clinicians during the first wave of the 2009 influenza pandemic
    Catherine 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...
  30. doi request reprint Maximizing clinical cohort size using free text queries
    Adi V Gundlapalli
    IDEAS Center, VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, UT, USA Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Comput Biol Med 60:1-7. 2015
    ..Specifically we sought to determine the incremental value of unstructured data queries when added to structured queries for the purpose of patient cohort identification...
  31. doi request reprint Chronic multisymptom illness among female Veterans deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan
    April F Mohanty
    Informatics, Decision Enhancement, and Surveillance IDEAS Center, VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine Department of Biomedical Informatics, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT Department of Veteran Affairs, War Related Illness and Injury Study Center, New Jersey Health Care System, East Orange, NJ Department of Education and Counseling Psychology, University of Albany, Albany, NY
    Med Care 53:S143-8. 2015
    ..Chronic multisymptom illness (CMI) may be more prevalent among female Operation Enduring Freedom/Operation Iraqi Freedom/Operation New Dawn (OEF/OIF/OND) deployed Veterans due to deployment-related experiences...
  32. pmc The EpiCanvas infectious disease weather map: an interactive visual exploration of temporal and spatial correlations
    Per 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...
  33. pmc Estimates of the risk of large or long-lasting outbreaks of Middle East respiratory syndrome after importations outside the Arabian Peninsula
    Damon J A Toth
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA U S Department of Veterans Affairs Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, UT, USA Electronic address
    Epidemics 16:27-32. 2016
    ..02%, and ≥1, 2, 3, and 4 generations as 23%, 14%, 0.9%, and 0.05%, respectively. Our results suggest tempered risk of large, long-lasting outbreaks with appropriate control measures. ..
  34. pmc Correlates of Initiation of Treatment for Chronic Hepatitis C Infection in United States Veterans, 2004-2009
    Adi V Gundlapalli
    Informatics, Decision Enhancement, and Surveillance IDEAS Center, VA Salt Lake City Health Care System, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0132056. 2015
    ..As newer therapies become available for HCV, these results may inform further studies and guide strategies to increase treatment rates in all U.S. Veterans and those who experience homelessness. ..
  35. pmc Quantitative models of the dose-response and time course of inhalational anthrax in humans
    Damon 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...
  36. pmc Homelessness and the response to emerging infectious disease outbreaks: lessons from SARS
    Cheryl 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...