Sterling McPherson

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Affiliation: Washington State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Examining Longitudinal Stimulant Use and Treatment Attendance as Parallel Outcomes in Two Contingency Management Randomized Clinical Trials
    Sterling McPherson
    Washington State University, College of Nursing Washington State University, Program of Excellence in Addictions Research Washington State University, Translational Addictions Research Center Washington State University, Department of Health Policy and Administration Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 61:18-25. 2016
  2. pmc Brain-blood amino acid correlates following protein restriction in murine maple syrup urine disease
    Kara R Vogel
    Experimental and Systems Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, Washington State University, 412 E, Spokane Falls Blvd, Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences Building, Room 347, P, O, Box 1495, 99210 1495 Spokane, WA, USA
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 9:73. 2014
  3. doi Classification of chronic kidney disease biomarkers to predict coronary artery calcium
    Sterling McPherson
    Washington State University, College of Nursing, Washington State University, Spokane, WA, USA
    Kidney Blood Press Res 36:26-35. 2012
  4. pmc Missing data in substance abuse treatment research: current methods and modern approaches
    Sterling McPherson
    College of Nursing, Department of Psychology, Washington State University, Spokane, WA 99210 1295, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 20:243-50. 2012
  5. pmc A Randomized Controlled Trial of Ethyl Glucuronide-Based Contingency Management for Outpatients With Co-Occurring Alcohol Use Disorders and Serious Mental Illness
    Michael G McDonell
    From the Initiative for Research and Education to Advance Community Health, Washington State University, Spokane, Wash the Elson S Floyd College of Medicine, Washington State University, Spokane, Wash the Program for Excellence in Addiction Research, Washington State University, Spokane, Wash the Providence Medical Research Center, Providence Health Care, Spokane, Wash the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Wash and the School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash
    Am J Psychiatry . 2017
  6. pmc Psychometric properties of the adjective rating scale for withdrawal across treatment groups, gender, and over time
    Celestina Barbosa-Leiker
    Washington State University, College of Nursing, PO Box 1495, Spokane, WA, 99210 1495, USA Department of Psychology, Washington State University, PO Box 4820, Pullman, WA, 99164 4820, USA Programs of Excellence in Addictions Research, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 4820, USA Translational Addictions Research Center, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 4820, USA Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 46:251-6. 2014
  7. doi Association Between Prescription Opioid Use and Biomarkers of Kidney Disease in US Adults
    Celestina Barbosa-Leiker
    College of Nursing, Washington State University, Spokane, WA, USA
    Kidney Blood Press Res 41:365-73. 2016
  8. doi Cross-sectional and longitudinal relationships between perceived stress and C-reactive protein in men and women
    Celestina Barbosa-Leiker
    College of Nursing, Washington State University, Spokane, WA, USA Department of Psychology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA
    Stress Health 30:158-65. 2014
  9. pmc Examining the factor structure of the Clinical Opiate Withdrawal Scale: A secondary data analysis from the National Drug Abuse Treatment Clinical Trials Network (CTN) 0003
    Celestina Barbosa-Leiker
    College of Nursing, Washington State University, Spokane, WA, United States Department of Psychology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, United States Program of Excellence in Addictions Research, Washington State University, Spokane, WA, United States Translational Addictions Research Center, Washington State University, Spokane, WA, United States Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 152:218-23. 2015
  10. doi A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Citywide Emergency Department Care Coordination Program to Reduce Prescription Opioid Related Emergency Department Visits
    Darin Neven
    Program of Excellence in Addictions Research, Washington State University College of Nursing, Spokane, Washington Elson S Floyd College of Medicine, Washington State University, Spokane, Washington
    J Emerg Med 51:498-507. 2016

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Publications31

  1. pmc Examining Longitudinal Stimulant Use and Treatment Attendance as Parallel Outcomes in Two Contingency Management Randomized Clinical Trials
    Sterling McPherson
    Washington State University, College of Nursing Washington State University, Program of Excellence in Addictions Research Washington State University, Translational Addictions Research Center Washington State University, Department of Health Policy and Administration Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 61:18-25. 2016
    ....
  2. pmc Brain-blood amino acid correlates following protein restriction in murine maple syrup urine disease
    Kara R Vogel
    Experimental and Systems Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, Washington State University, 412 E, Spokane Falls Blvd, Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences Building, Room 347, P, O, Box 1495, 99210 1495 Spokane, WA, USA
    Orphanet J Rare Dis 9:73. 2014
    ..However, no data exists on the correlation between brain and blood LEU with protein restriction, and whether correction in blood is reflected in brain...
  3. doi Classification of chronic kidney disease biomarkers to predict coronary artery calcium
    Sterling McPherson
    Washington State University, College of Nursing, Washington State University, Spokane, WA, USA
    Kidney Blood Press Res 36:26-35. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to examine if there are distinct trajectory classes of serum phosphorus (controlling for eGFR) that are associated CAC in a relatively healthy, community sample...
  4. pmc Missing data in substance abuse treatment research: current methods and modern approaches
    Sterling McPherson
    College of Nursing, Department of Psychology, Washington State University, Spokane, WA 99210 1295, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 20:243-50. 2012
    ....
  5. pmc A Randomized Controlled Trial of Ethyl Glucuronide-Based Contingency Management for Outpatients With Co-Occurring Alcohol Use Disorders and Serious Mental Illness
    Michael G McDonell
    From the Initiative for Research and Education to Advance Community Health, Washington State University, Spokane, Wash the Elson S Floyd College of Medicine, Washington State University, Spokane, Wash the Program for Excellence in Addiction Research, Washington State University, Spokane, Wash the Providence Medical Research Center, Providence Health Care, Spokane, Wash the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Wash and the School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash
    Am J Psychiatry . 2017
    ..Secondary objectives were to determine whether contingency management was associated with changes in heavy drinking, treatment attendance, drug use, cigarette smoking, psychiatric symptoms, and HIV-risk behavior...
  6. pmc Psychometric properties of the adjective rating scale for withdrawal across treatment groups, gender, and over time
    Celestina Barbosa-Leiker
    Washington State University, College of Nursing, PO Box 1495, Spokane, WA, 99210 1495, USA Department of Psychology, Washington State University, PO Box 4820, Pullman, WA, 99164 4820, USA Programs of Excellence in Addictions Research, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 4820, USA Translational Addictions Research Center, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 4820, USA Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 46:251-6. 2014
    ..If change over time is of interest, change from post-treatment through follow-up may offer the most valid comparison...
  7. doi Association Between Prescription Opioid Use and Biomarkers of Kidney Disease in US Adults
    Celestina Barbosa-Leiker
    College of Nursing, Washington State University, Spokane, WA, USA
    Kidney Blood Press Res 41:365-73. 2016
    ..Prescription opioid use is increasing despite concerns about drug safety. We examined relationships between use of analgesics with biomarkers of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in a representative sample of adults in the United States (US)...
  8. doi Cross-sectional and longitudinal relationships between perceived stress and C-reactive protein in men and women
    Celestina Barbosa-Leiker
    College of Nursing, Washington State University, Spokane, WA, USA Department of Psychology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA
    Stress Health 30:158-65. 2014
    ..This study highlights the importance of examining the cross-sectional and longitudinal relationship between perceived stress and inflammation separately in men and women...
  9. pmc Examining the factor structure of the Clinical Opiate Withdrawal Scale: A secondary data analysis from the National Drug Abuse Treatment Clinical Trials Network (CTN) 0003
    Celestina Barbosa-Leiker
    College of Nursing, Washington State University, Spokane, WA, United States Department of Psychology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, United States Program of Excellence in Addictions Research, Washington State University, Spokane, WA, United States Translational Addictions Research Center, Washington State University, Spokane, WA, United States Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 152:218-23. 2015
    ..The Clinical Opiate Withdrawal Scale (COWS) is used to assess withdrawal in clinical trials and practice. The aims of this study were to examine the inter-item correlations and factor structure of the COWS in opioid-dependent men and women...
  10. doi A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Citywide Emergency Department Care Coordination Program to Reduce Prescription Opioid Related Emergency Department Visits
    Darin Neven
    Program of Excellence in Addictions Research, Washington State University College of Nursing, Spokane, Washington Elson S Floyd College of Medicine, Washington State University, Spokane, Washington
    J Emerg Med 51:498-507. 2016
    ..Increasing prescription overdose deaths have demonstrated the need for safer emergency department (ED) prescribing practices for patients who are frequent ED users...
  11. doi Connecting Patients to Prescription Assistance Programs: Effects on Emergency Department and Hospital Utilization
    Mason H Burley
    1 PhD Candidate, Health Policy and Administration and College of Nursing, Washington State University, Spokane
    J Manag Care Spec Pharm 22:381-7. 2016
    ..Little is known, however, about whether providing such guidance is associated with a reduction in acute care utilization...
  12. pmc An application of analyzing the trajectories of two disorders: A parallel piecewise growth model of substance use and attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Mary Rose Mamey
    Department of Psychology, Washington State University
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 23:422-7. 2015
    ..Strengths of piecewise and parallel LGCMs for other addictions researchers interested in examining dual processes over time are discussed...
  13. pmc Using ethyl glucuronide in urine to detect light and heavy drinking in alcohol dependent outpatients
    Michael G McDonell
    Initiative for Research and Education to Advance Community Health I REACH, Washington State University, Box 1495, Spokane, WA 99210, United States Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 157:184-7. 2015
    ..This study investigated which ethyl glucuronide immunoassay (EtG-I) cutoff best detects heavy versus light drinking over five days in alcohol dependent outpatients...
  14. pmc A 'missing not at random' (MNAR) and 'missing at random' (MAR) growth model comparison with a buprenorphine/naloxone clinical trial
    Sterling McPherson
    College of Nursing, Washington State University, Spokane, WA, USA Department of Psychology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA Program of Excellence in Addictions Research, Washington State University, Spokane, WA, USA Program for Rural Mental Health and Substance Abuse Treatment, Washington State University, Spokane, WA, USA Translational Addictions Research Center, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, USA
    Addiction 110:51-8. 2015
    ..e. stepwise decrease in buprenorphine/naloxone) on the likelihood of submitting an opioid-positive UA during treatment...
  15. pmc Longitudinal missing data strategies for substance use clinical trials using generalized estimating equations: an example with a buprenorphine trial
    Sterling McPherson
    College of Nursing, Washington State University, Spokane, Washington, USA Department of Psychology, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington, USA Program of Excellence in the Addictions, Washington State University, Spokane, Washington, USA Program for Rural Mental Health and Substance Abuse Treatment, Washington State University, Spokane, Washington, USA Translational Addictions Research Center, Washington State University, Spokane, Washington, USA
    Hum Psychopharmacol 28:506-15. 2013
    ..A review of substance use clinical trials indicates that sub-optimal methods are the most commonly used procedures to deal with longitudinal missing information...
  16. doi Biochemical marker of use is a better predictor of outcomes than self-report metrics in a contingency management smoking cessation analog study
    Sterling McPherson
    College of Nursing, Washington State University, Spokane, Washington Program of Excellence in the Addictions, Washington State University, Spokane, Washington Program of Excellence in Rural Mental Health and Substance Abuse Treatment, Washington State University, Spokane, Washington Translational Addiction Research Center, Washington State University, Spokane, Washington
    Am J Addict 23:15-20. 2014
    ..This investigation compared cotinine (primary metabolite of nicotine) at study intake to self-report metrics (e.g., Fagerstrom Test of Nicotine Dependence [FTND]) and assessed their relative ability to predict smoking outcomes...
  17. doi Urban and rural utilization of evidence-based practices for substance use and mental health disorders
    Jo Ann Walsh Dotson
    College of Nursing, Washington State University, Spokane, Washington Program of Excellence in the Addictions, Washington State University, Spokane, Washington Program of Excellence in Rural Mental Health and Substance Abuse Treatment, Washington State University, Spokane, Washington
    J Rural Health 30:292-9. 2014
    ..The purpose of the investigation was to examine variations in evidence-based practice (EBP) utilization between rural and urban mental health and substance abuse prevention provider agencies in Washington State...
  18. doi Self-reported smoking effects and comparative value between cigarettes and high dose e-cigarettes in nicotine-dependent cigarette smokers
    Sterling McPherson
    aCollege of Nursing bProgram of Excellence in Addictions Research cProgram of Excellence in Rural Mental Health and Substance Abuse Treatment dTranslational Addiction Research Center, Washington State University ePsychology Department, Gonzaga University, Spokane, Washington, USA
    Behav Pharmacol 27:301-7. 2016
    ..73). The higher participant preference, self-reported smoking effects, and higher MCP crossover points indicate that cigarettes have a higher comparative value than high dose e-cigarettes among e-cigarette naive smokers. ..
  19. pmc An economic evaluation of a contingency-management intervention for stimulant use among community mental health patients with serious mental illness
    Sean M Murphy
    Program of Excellence in Addictions Research, Washington State University, Spokane, WA 99210, USA Electronic address
    Drug Alcohol Depend 153:293-9. 2015
    ..The primary clinical outcome, the stimulant-free year (SFY) is a weighted measure of time free from stimulants. Two perspectives were adopted, those of the provider and the payer...
  20. doi Measurement invariance of the perceived stress scale and latent mean differences across gender and time
    Celestina Barbosa-Leiker
    College of Nursing, Washington State University, PO Box 1495, Spokane, WA 99210 1495, USA
    Stress Health 29:253-60. 2013
    ..These findings may aid in the interpretation of results when examining stressors and counter-stress in clinical samples where one would expect stress to increase, whereas positive psychological states decrease...
  21. doi Association of co-occurring serious mental illness with emergency hospitalization in people with chronic kidney disease
    Sterling McPherson
    College of Nursing, Washington State University, Spokane, Wash, USA
    Am J Nephrol 39:260-7. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to determine if co-occurring SMI exacerbates the risk for subsequent hospitalization, particularly through the emergency department (ED), among people with CKD...
  22. doi Co-occurring mood disorders among hospitalized patients and risk for subsequent medical hospitalization
    Kenn B Daratha
    College of Nursing, Washington State University, Spokane, WA, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 34:500-5. 2012
    ....
  23. pmc Pharmacokinetic analysis and comparison of caffeine administered rapidly or slowly in coffee chilled or hot versus chilled energy drink in healthy young adults
    John R White
    a Department of Pharmacotherapy, College of Pharmacy, WA State University, Spokane, WA, USA
    Clin Toxicol (Phila) 54:308-12. 2016
    ..Additionally, there is concern that inordinately high levels of caffeine may result from the rapid consumption of cold energy drinks...
  24. pmc Medication Intervention for Chronic Kidney Disease Patients Transitioning from Hospital to Home: Study Design and Baseline Characteristics
    Radica Z Alicic
    Providence Health Care, University of Washington School of Medicine, Spokane, Wash, USA
    Am J Nephrol 44:122-9. 2016
    ..The hospital readmission rate in the population with chronic kidney disease (CKD) is high and strategies to reduce this risk are urgently needed...
  25. pmc Duration effects in contingency management treatment of methamphetamine disorders
    John M Roll
    Washington State University, Program of Excellence in the Addictions, WA, USA
    Addict Behav 38:2455-62. 2013
    ..A significant effect of treatment condition (p<0.05) and time (p<0.05) on abstinence over time was also found. Longer durations of CM were more effective for maintaining methamphetamine abstinence...
  26. doi Prevalence of persistent pain in the U.S. adult population: new data from the 2010 national health interview survey
    Jae Kennedy
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, Washington State University, Spokane, Washington Electronic address
    J Pain 15:979-84. 2014
    ..Of the estimated 39.4 million adults who report persistent pain, 67.2% say their pain is "constantly present," and 50.5% say their pain is sometimes "unbearable and excruciating."..
  27. pmc Association between hepatitis C virus and opioid use while in buprenorphine treatment: preliminary findings
    Sean M Murphy
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, Washington State University, Spokane, Washington, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 41:88-92. 2015
    ..Therefore, current guidelines for the treatment of HCV among illicit drug users suggest that treatment for addiction be given the highest priority...
  28. pmc Young adult waterpipe smokers: Smoking behaviors and associated subjective and physiological effects
    Kawkab Shishani
    Program of Excellence in the Addictions, College of Nursing, Washington State University, WA, USA Electronic address
    Addict Behav 39:1113-9. 2014
    ..The purpose of this pilot study was to investigate smoking behaviors and subjective and physiological effects of nicotine on young adult occasional waterpipe smokers...
  29. ncbi A demonstration of mixed-methods research in the health sciences
    Janet Katz
    Washington State University, Spokane, Spokane WA
    Nurse Res 24:24-29. 2016
    ..The dynamic nature of the model signals a need to be open to the data generated and the methodological directions implied by findings...
  30. doi Non-medical prescription opioid use and violent behaviour among adolescents
    Sean M Murphy
    a Department of Health Policy and Administration, Washington State University, PO Box 1495, Spokane, Washington, 99210 1495, USA
    J Child Adolesc Ment Health 26:35-47. 2014
    ..A secondary objective was to compare the estimated effects of opioid abuse to those of other substances...
  31. doi Determinants of buprenorphine treatment for opioid dependence
    Sean M Murphy
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, Washington State University, P O Box 1495, Spokane, WA 99210 1495, USA Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 46:315-9. 2014
    ..Programs integrating patient education, physician training, and support from addiction specialists would be likely facilitators of increasing access to this cost-effective treatment. ..