Recently Published Women Veterans Research

Feb 1, 2017, 13:16 PM by Anne Stahr
Here is a list of recent research published related to Women Veterans. The highlighted names are fellows, alums and directors from our AFWH community

– who contributed to over 50% of the list. What a great community of clinicians and researchers!

Sexual Assault, Sexual Harassment, and Physical Victimization during Military Service across Age ...

Gibson CJ, Gray KE, Katon JG, Simpson TL, Lehavot K. Sexual Assault, Sexual Harassment, and Physical Victimization during Military Service across Age Cohorts of Women Veterans. Womens Health Issues. 2016 Mar-Apr;26(2):225-31. doi: 10.1016/j.whi.2015.09.013. Epub 2015 Nov 26. PMID: 26632005

Racial/ethnic differences in contraceptive preferences, beliefs, and self-efficacy among women ...

Callegari LS, Zhao X, Schwarz EB, Rosenfeld E, Mor MK, Borrero S. Racial/ethnic differences in contraceptive preferences, beliefs, and self-efficacy among women Veterans. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Jan 4. pii: S0002-9378(16)46489-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2016.12.178. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28063910

Challenges with Implementing a Patient-Centered Medical Home Model for Women Veterans

Chuang E, Brunner J, Mak S, Hamilton AB, Canelo I, Darling J, Rubenstein LV, Yano EM. Challenges with Implementing a Patient-Centered Medical Home Model for Women Veterans. Womens Health Issues. 2017 Jan 4. pii: S1049-3867(16)30346-2. doi: 10.1016/j.whi.2016.11.005. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28063848

Mental Health and Medical Health Disparities in 5135 Transgender Veterans Receiving Healthcare ...

Brown GR, Jones K. Mental Health and Medical Health Disparities in 5135 Transgender Veterans Receiving Healthcare in the Veterans Health Administration: A Case-Control Study. LGBT Health. 2016 Apr;3(2):122-31. doi: 10.1089/lgbt.2015.0058. Epub 2015 Dec 16. PMID: 26674598 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Association of Alcohol Misuse With Sexual Identity and Sexual Behavior in Women Veterans

Lehavot K, Williams EC, Millard SP, Bradley KA, Simpson TL. Association of Alcohol Misuse With Sexual Identity and Sexual Behavior in Women Veterans. Subst Use Misuse. 2016 Jan 28;51(2):216-29. doi: 10.3109/10826084.2015.1092988. Epub 2016 Jan 22. PMID: 26800263

Attitudes, Practices, and Experiences with Implementing a Patient-Centered Medical Home for ...

Meredith LS, Wang Y, Okunogbe A, Bergman AA, Canelo IA, Darling JE, Yano EM. Attitudes, Practices, and Experiences with Implementing a Patient-Centered Medical Home for Women Veterans. Womens Health Issues. 2017 Jan 10. pii: S1049-3867(16)30354-1. doi: 10.1016/j.whi.2016.11.008. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28087130 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Sexual Harassment and Assault in the U.S. Military: A Review of Policy and Research Trends

Stander VA, Thomsen CJ. Sexual Harassment and Assault in the U.S. Military: A Review of Policy and Research Trends. Mil Med. 2016 Jan;181(1 Suppl):20-7. doi: 10.7205/MILMED-D-15-00336. PMID: 26741898

Mortality in Postmenopausal Women by Sexual Orientation and Veteran Status

Lehavot K, Rillamas-Sun E, Weitlauf J, Kimerling R, Wallace RB, Sadler AG, Woods NF, Shipherd JC, Mattocks K, Cirillo DJ, Stefanick ML, Simpson TL. Mortality in Postmenopausal Women by Sexual Orientation and Veteran Status. Gerontologist. 2016 Feb;56 Suppl 1:S150-62. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnv125. PMID: 26768389

Who Are the Women Veterans in the Women's Health Initiative?

Weitlauf JC, Washington DL, Stefanick ML. Who Are the Women Veterans in the Women's Health Initiative? Gerontologist. 2016 Feb;56 Suppl 1:S6-9. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnv674. PMID: 26768392

Trajectories in Physical Activity and Sedentary Time Among Women Veterans in the Women's ...

Washington DL, Gray K, Hoerster KD, Katon JG, Cochrane BB, LaMonte MJ, Weitlauf JC, Groessl E, Bastian L, Vitolins MZ, Tinker L. Trajectories in Physical Activity and Sedentary Time Among Women Veterans in the Women's Health Initiative. Gerontologist. 2016 Feb;56 Suppl 1:S27-39. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnv676. PMID: 26768390

Sleep Disturbance, Diabetes, and Cardiovascular Disease in Postmenopausal Veteran Women

Rissling MB, Gray KE, Ulmer CS, Martin JL, Zaslavsky O, Gray SL, Hale L, Zeitzer JM, Naughton M, Woods NF, LaCroix A, Calhoun PS, Stefanick M, Weitlauf JC. Sleep Disturbance, Diabetes, and Cardiovascular Disease in Postmenopausal Veteran Women. Gerontologist. 2016 Feb;56 Suppl 1:S54-66. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnv668. PMID: 26768391

Older Women Veterans in the Women's Health Initiative

Reiber GE, LaCroix AZ. Older Women Veterans in the Women's Health Initiative. Gerontologist. 2016 Feb;56 Suppl 1:S1-5. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnv673. PMID: 26768382

Military Generation and Its Relationship to Mortality in Women Veterans in the Women's ...

Washington DL, Bird CE, LaMonte MJ, Goldstein KM, Rillamas-Sun E, Stefanick ML, Woods NF, Bastian LA, Gass M, Weitlauf JC. Military Generation and Its Relationship to Mortality in Women Veterans in the Women's Health Initiative. Gerontologist. 2016 Feb;56 Suppl 1:S126-37. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnv669. PMID: 26768386

Improving Our Understanding of Health Issues in Older Women Veterans

Bastian LA, Hayes PM, Haskell SG, Atkins D, Reiber GE, LaCroix AZ, Yano EM. Improving Our Understanding of Health Issues in Older Women Veterans. Gerontologist. 2016 Feb;56 Suppl 1:S10-3. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnv672. PMID: 26768383

Fracture Rates and Bone Density Among Postmenopausal Veteran and Non-Veteran Women From the ...

LaFleur J, Rillamas-Sun E, Colón-Emeric CS, Knippenberg KA, Ensrud KE, Gray SL, Cauley JA, LaCroix AZ. Fracture Rates and Bone Density Among Postmenopausal Veteran and Non-Veteran Women From the Women's Health Initiative. Gerontologist. 2016 Feb;56 Suppl 1:S78-90. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnv677. PMID: 26768394

Extinction retention and the menstrual cycle: Different associations for women with ...

Pineles SL, Nillni YI, King MW, Patton SC, Bauer MR, Mostoufi SM, Gerber MR, Hauger R, Resick PA, Rasmusson AM, Orr SP. Extinction retention and the menstrual cycle: Different associations for women with posttraumatic stress disorder. J Abnorm Psychol. 2016 Apr;125(3):349-55. doi: 10.1037/abn0000138. Epub 2016 Feb 11. PMID: 26866677

Differences in Active and Passive Smoking Exposures and Lung Cancer Incidence Between Veterans ...

Bastian LA, Gray KE, DeRycke E, Mirza S, Gierisch JM, Haskell SG, Magruder KM, Wakelee HA, Wang A, Ho GY, LaCroix AZ. Differences in Active and Passive Smoking Exposures and Lung Cancer Incidence Between Veterans and Non-Veterans in the Women's Health Initiative. Gerontologist. 2016 Feb;56 Suppl 1:S102-11. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnv664. PMID: 26768384

Association of Pain With Physical Function, Depressive Symptoms, Fatigue, and Sleep Quality ...

Patel KV, Cochrane BB, Turk DC, Bastian LA, Haskell SG, Woods NF, Zaslavsky O, Wallace RB, Kerns RD. Association of Pain With Physical Function, Depressive Symptoms, Fatigue, and Sleep Quality Among Veteran and non-Veteran Postmenopausal Women. Gerontologist. 2016 Feb;56 Suppl 1:S91-101. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnv670. PMID: 26768395

Association Between Chronic Conditions and Physical Function Among Veteran and Non-Veteran ...

Gray KE, Katon JG, Rillamas-Sun E, Bastian LA, Nelson KM, LaCroix AZ, Reiber GE. Association Between Chronic Conditions and Physical Function Among Veteran and Non-Veteran Women With Diabetes. Gerontologist. 2016 Feb;56 Suppl 1:S112-25. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnv675. PMID: 26768385

Alcohol Consumption Levels and All-Cause Mortality Among Women Veterans and Non-Veterans ...

Simpson TL, Rillamas-Sun E, Lehavot K, Timko C, Rubin A, Cucciare MA, Williams EC, Padula CB, Hunt JR, Hoggatt KJ. Alcohol Consumption Levels and All-Cause Mortality Among Women Veterans and Non-Veterans Enrolled in the Women's Health Initiative. Gerontologist. 2016 Feb;56 Suppl 1:S138-49. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnv667. PMID: 26768387

Aging Well Among Women Veterans Compared With Non-Veterans in the Women's Health Initiative

LaCroix AZ, Rillamas-Sun E, Woods NF, Weitlauf J, Zaslavsky O, Shih R, LaMonte MJ, Bird C, Yano EM, LeBoff M, Washington D, Reiber G. Aging Well Among Women Veterans Compared With Non-Veterans in the Women's Health Initiative. Gerontologist. 2016 Feb;56 Suppl 1:S14-26. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnv124. PMID: 26768388

Longitudinal Cognitive Trajectories of Women Veterans from the Women's Health Initiative ...

Padula CB, Weitlauf JC, Rosen AC, Reiber G, Cochrane BB, Naughton MJ, Li W, Rissling M, Yaffe K, Hunt JR, Stefanick ML, Goldstein MK, Espeland MA. Longitudinal Cognitive Trajectories of Women Veterans from the Women's Health Initiative Memory Study. Gerontologist. 2016 Feb;56(1):115-25. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnv663. Epub 2015 Nov 27. PMID: 26615021 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Estimated Prevalence of Insomnia among Women Veterans: Results of a Postal Survey

Martin JL, Schweizer CA, Hughes JM, Fung CH, Dzierzewski JM, Washington DL, Kramer BJ, Jouldjian S, Mitchell MN, Josephson KR, Alessi CA. Estimated Prevalence of Insomnia among Women Veterans: Results of a Postal Survey. Womens Health Issues. 2017 Jan 17. pii: S1049-3867(16)30384-X. doi: 10.1016/j.whi.2016.12.003. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28110799

Concurrent treatment of PTSD and alcohol use disorder via telehealth in a female Iraq Veteran

Jaconis M, Santa Ana EJ, Killeen TK, Badour CL, Back SE. Concurrent treatment of PTSD and alcohol use disorder via telehealth in a female Iraq Veteran. Am J Addict. 2017 Jan 24. doi: 10.1111/ajad.12481. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 28118514

Our apologies if a name in the list was not highlighted that should have been.