Cara Joyce, PhD

Cara Joyce, PhD

Nursing

Public Health Sciences
Assistant Professor
Director of Biostatistics Core, Clinical Research Office

Languages Spoken

English

Clinical Expertise

Biography

Interests

Medical Education

Medical School
Residency
Fellowship

Board Certification

Research

  • A Practical Approach to Quantitative Grayscale Ultrasound Analysis of Hepatic Steatosis in Pediatric Patients Using a Picture Archiving and Communication System-Based Tool Erdem Toslak, I.; Lim-Dunham, J. E.; Joyce, C.; Marbella, M. E., Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
  • Age at Time of Craniosynostosis Repair Predicts Increased Complication Rate Bruce, W. J.; Chang, V.; Joyce, C. J.; Cobb, A. N.; Maduekwe, U. I.; Patel, P. A., The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association
  • Cosmetic Dermatology Training During Residency: Outcomes of a Resident-Reported Survey. Champlain, A; Reserva, J; Webb, K; Griffin, D; Moy, L; Joyce, C; Glaser, DA; Lawrence, N; Lee, KC; Antonovich, DD; Duffy, DM; Kim, J; Ozog, D; Sobanko, J; Alam, M; Tung, RC, Dermatologic surgery : official publication for American Society for Dermatologic Surgery [et al.]
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  • Cost of Routine Herpes Simplex Virus Infection Visits to U.S. Emergency Departments 2006-2013. Di Xia, F; Fuhlbrigge, M; Dommasch, E; Joyce, C; Mostaghimi, A, The western journal of emergency medicine
  • Development and pilot-testing of the Alopecia Areata Assessment Tool (ALTO). Li, DG; Huang, KP; Xia, FD; Joyce, C; Scott, DA; Qureshi, AA; Mostaghimi, A, PLoS ONE
  • Drug Utilization Patterns and Adherence in Patients on Systemic Medications for the Treatment of Psoriasis: A Retrospective Comparative Cohort Study. Dommasch, ED; Lee, MP; Joyce, CJ; Garry, EM; Gagne, JJ, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • Education Research: Variation in priorities for neurocritical care education expressed across role groups. Cohen, AS; Izzy, S; Kumar, MA; Joyce, CJ; Figueroa, SA; Maas, MB; Hall, CE; McDonagh, DL; Lerner, DP; Vespa, PM; Shutter, LA; Rosenthal, ES, Neurology
  • Factors Influencing Patient Decisions Regarding Treatments for Skin Growths: A Cross-Sectional Study. Li, DG; Xia, FD; Rana, J; Young, GJ; Alizadeh, F; Joyce, C; Das, S; Mostaghimi, A, Dermatology research and practice
  • Gender disparities in liver transplant candidates with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis. Loy, VM; Joyce, C; Bello, S; VonRoenn, N; Cotler, SJ, Clinical transplantation
  • Hidradenitis suppurativa burden of disease tool: Pilot testing of a disease-specific quality of life questionnaire Pinard, J.; Vleugels, R. A.; Joyce, C.; Merola, J. F.; Patel, M., Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • How Does SCORTEN Score? Zavala, S; O'Mahony, M; Joyce, C; Baldea, AJ, Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association
  • Impact of Operating Room Environment on Postoperative Central Nervous System Infection in a Resource-Limited Neurosurgical Center in South Asia Chidambaram, S.; Vasudevan, M. C.; Nair, M. N.; Joyce, C.; Germanwala, A. V., World neurosurgery
  • Injury Characteristics and von Willebrand Factor for the Prediction of Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Patients With Burn Injury: Development and Internal Validation. Afshar, M; Burnham, EL; Joyce, C; Gagnon, R; Dunn, R; Albright, JM; Ramirez, L; Repine, JE; Netzer, G; Kovacs, EJ, Annals of Surgery
  • Interactions Among Vitamin D Atrial Fibrillation, and the Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System., Turin, A; Bax, JJ; Doukas, D; Joyce, C; Lopez, JJ; Mathew, V; Pontone, G; Shah, F; Singh, S; Wilber, DJ; Rabbat, MG, The American Journal of Cardiology
  • Local specialty pharmacy and specialty clinic collaboration assists access to hepatitis C direct-acting antivirals Zhu, J.; Hazen, R. J.; Joyce, C.; Delpino, A.; Kirkham, H. S.; Strickland, C. D.; Markes-Wilson, S.; Kim, T.; Kang, M.; Rubin, R. A.; Stein, L. L., Journal of the American Pharmacists Association : JAPhA
  • Male Bladder Microbiome Relates to Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms. Bajic, P; Van Kuiken, ME; Burge, BK; Kirshenbaum, EJ; Joyce, CJ; Wolfe, AJ; Branch, JD; Bresler, L; Farooq, AV, European urology focus
  • Obesity's Influence on Operative Management of Pediatric Supracondylar Humerus Fractures Li, N. Y.; Bruce, W. J.; Joyce, C.; Decker, N. M.; Cappello, T., Journal of pediatric orthopedics
  • Optimal Cut-Points for Phosphatidylethanol Vary by Clinical Setting: Response to Nguyen and Seth's (2018) Letter to the Editor. Afshar, M; Burnham, EL; Joyce, C; Kovacs, EJ; Lowery, EM, Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research
  • Outcomes of Early Dermatology Consultation for Inpatients Diagnosed With Cellulitis Li, D. G.; Xia, F. D.; Khosravi, H.; Dewan, A. K.; Pallin, D. J.; Baugh, C. W.; Laskowski, K.; Joyce, C.; Mostaghimi, A., JAMA dermatology
  • Patient factors associated with nationwide emergency department utilization for cellulitis. Li, DG; Joyce, C; Mostaghimi, A, The American Journal of Emergency Medicine
  • Perceived discrimination is associated with the inflammatory response to acute laboratory stress in women at risk for cardiovascular disease. Saban, KL; Mathews, HL; Bryant, FB; Tell, D; Joyce, C; DeVon, HA; Witek Janusek, L, Brain, behavior, and immunity
  • Recent alcohol use prolongs hospital length of stay following lung transplant. Lowery, EM; Yong, M; Cohen, A; Joyce, C; Kovacs, EJ, Clinical transplantation
  • Reimagining ARUBA: Theoretical Optimization of the Treatment of Unruptured Brain Arteriovenous Malformations. Joyce, C; Gomez, CR, Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association
  • Reply to: "Re-evaluating pyoderma gangrenosum patients for Behçet disease before initiating any invasive procedures is essential". Mostaghimi, A; Joyce, C, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • Risk of developing pyoderma gangrenosum after procedures in patients with a known history of pyoderma gangrenosum-A retrospective analysis Xia, F. D.; Liu, K.; Lockwood, S.; Butler, D.; Tsiaras, W. G.; Joyce, C.; Mostaghimi, A., Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • Stratification of ovarian tumor pathology by expression of programmed cell death-1 (PD-1) and PD-ligand- 1 (PD-L1) in ovarian cancer. Drakes, ML; Mehrotra, S; Aldulescu, M; Potkul, RK; Liu, Y; Grisoli, A; Joyce, C; O'Brien, TE; Stack, MS; Stiff, PJ, Journal of ovarian research
  • The ALT-70 Predictive Model Outperforms Thermal Imaging for the Diagnosis of Lower Extremity Cellulitis: A Prospective Evaluation. Li, DG; Dewan, AK; Di Xia, F; Khosravi, H; Joyce, C; Mostaghimi, A, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • The Quest for Predicting Sustained Shunt Response in Normal-Pressure Hydrocephalus: An Analysis of the Callosal Angle's Utility. Grahnke, K; Jusue-Torres, I; Szujewski, C; Joyce, C; Schneck, M; Prabhu, VC; Anderson, DE, World neurosurgery
  • The Validity of the Diagnostic Code for Pyoderma Gangrenosum in an Electronic Database Lockwood, S. J.; Li, D. G.; Butler, D.; Tsiaras, W.; Joyce, C.; Mostaghimi, A., The British journal of dermatology
  • A predictive model for diagnosis of lower extremity cellulitis: A cross-sectional study Raff, A. B.; Weng, Q. Y.; Cohen, J. M.; Gunasekera, N.; Okhovat, J. P.; Vedak, P.; Joyce, C.; Kroshinsky, D.; Mostaghimi, A., Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • A Retrospective Analysis of Surveillance Adherence of Patients after Treatment of Primary Cutaneous Melanoma Reserva, J.; Janeczek, M.; Joyce, C.; Goslawski, A.; Hong, H.; Yuan, F. N.; Balasubramanian, N.; Winterfield, L.; Swan, J.; Tung, R., The Journal of clinical and aesthetic dermatology
  • Characteristics of Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department and Urgent Care for Treatment of Sunburn Di Xia, F.; Fuhlbrigge, M.; Waul, M.; Joyce, C.; Mostaghimi, A., JAMA dermatology
  • Cut-Point Levels of Phosphatidylethanol to Identify Alcohol Misuse in a Mixed Cohort Including Critically Ill Patients Afshar, M.; Burnham, E. L.; Joyce, C.; Clark, B. J.; Yong, M.; Gaydos, J.; Cooper, R. S.; Smith, G. S.; Kovacs, E. J.; Lowery, E. M., Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research
  • Development of classification criteria for discoid lupus erythematosus: Results of a Delphi exercise Elman, S. A.; Joyce, C.; Nyberg, F.; Furukawa, F.; Goodfield, M.; Hasegawa, M.; Marinovic, B.; Szepietowski, J. C.; Dutz, J.; Werth, V. P.; Merola, J. F., Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • Diversity in Dermatology Clinical Trials: A Systematic Review Charrow, A.; Xia, F. D.; Joyce, C.; Mostaghimi, A., JAMA dermatology
  • Estimated Cost of Emergency Sunburn Visits-Validation of ICD-9-CM Search Criteria Xia, F. D.; Joyce, C.; Mostaghimi, A., JAMA dermatology
  • Generational Influence on Patient Learning Preferences in Dermatology Di Xia, F.; Rana, J.; Young, G. J.; Das, S.; Alizadeh, F.; Joyce, C.; Mostaghimi, A., Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • Low risk of hemorrhagic complications after obtaining diagnostic skin biopsy specimens in a cohort of thrombocytopenic inpatients Xia, F. D.; Khosravi, H.; Waul, M. A.; Butler, D.; Joyce, C.; Mostaghimi, A., Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • Perceptions of U.S. dermatology residency program directors regarding the adequacy of phototherapy training during residency Goyal, K.; Nguyen, M. O.; Reynolds, R. V.; Mostaghimi, A.; Joyce, C.; Cohen, J. M.; Buzney, E. A., Photodermatology, photoimmunology & photomedicine
  • The Utility of Microbiological Studies in Diagnosis and Management of Suspected Dermatological Infection Xia, F. D.; Song, P.; Joyce, C.; Mostaghimi, A., JAMA dermatology
  • Trends in Nationwide Herpes Zoster Emergency Department Utilization From 2006 to 2013 Dommasch, E. D.; Joyce, C. J.; Mostaghimi, A., JAMA dermatology
  • Utilization of Mental Health Resources and Complementary and Alternative Therapies for Alopecia Areata: A U.S. Survey Hussain, S. T.; Mostaghimi, A.; Barr, P. J.; Brown, J. R.; Joyce, C.; Huang, K. P., International journal of trichology
  • Vitamin D deficiency is associated with a worse prognosis in metastatic melanoma Timerman, D.; McEnery-Stonelake, M.; Joyce, C. J.; Nambudiri, V. E.; Hodi, F. S.; Claus, E. B.; Ibrahim, N.; Lin, J. Y., Oncotarget
  • Cardiovascular risk in patients with alopecia areata (AA): A propensity-matched retrospective analysis Huang, K. P.; Joyce, C. J.; Topaz, M.; Guo, Y.; Mostaghimi, A., Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • Comparing dermatology referral patterns and diagnostic accuracy between nonphysician providers physician trainees, and attending physicians, Bae, G. H.; Hartman, R. I.; Joyce, C.; Mostaghimi, A., Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • Confirmatory Testing for Onychomycosis-Reply Mikailov, A.; Joyce, C.; Mostaghimi, A., JAMA dermatology
  • Cost-effectiveness of Confirmatory Testing Before Treatment of Onychomycosis Mikailov, A.; Cohen, J.; Joyce, C.; Mostaghimi, A., JAMA dermatology
  • Costs and Consequences Associated With Misdiagnosed Lower Extremity Cellulitis Weng, Q. Y.; Raff, A. B.; Cohen, J. M.; Gunasekera, N.; Okhovat, J. P.; Vedak, P.; Joyce, C.; Kroshinsky, D.; Mostaghimi, A., JAMA dermatology
  • Decreased tumor-infiltrating lymphocytes in nodular melanomas compared with matched superficial spreading melanomas Lin, R. L.; Wang, T. J.; Joyce, C. J.; Mihm, M. C., Jr; Murphy, G. F.; Lian, C. G.; Lin, J. Y., Melanoma research
  • Distance of travel to phototherapy is associated with early nonadherence: A retrospective cohort study Weng, Q. Y.; Buzney, E.; Joyce, C.; Mostaghimi, A., Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • Fine arts curriculum improves observational skills of dermatology trainees: a pilot study Huang, J. T.; Reynolds, S. D.; DiGiovanni Evans, B.; Zimmermann, C.; Joyce, C. J.; Katz, J. T.; Buzney, E., The British journal of dermatology
  • Modeling the Effect of Shared Care to Optimize Acne Referrals From Primary Care Clinicians to Dermatologists Liu, K. J.; Hartman, R. I.; Joyce, C.; Mostaghimi, A., JAMA dermatology
  • Reduced incidence of skin cancer in patients with alopecia areata: A retrospective cohort study Mostaghimi, A.; Qureshi, S.; Joyce, C.; Guo, Y.; Huang, K. P., Cancer epidemiology
  • Shedding Light on the "Hidden Psoriasis": A Pilot Study of the Inverse Psoriasis Burden of Disease (IPBOD) Questionnaire Cohen, J. M.; Halim, K.; Joyce, C. J.; Patel, M.; Qureshi, A. A.; Merola, J. F., Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD
  • Use of Health Care Resources and Costs After Patient Nonattendance in Dermatology Halim, K.; Weng, Q. Y.; Kuye, I.; Joyce, C.; Mostaghimi, A., JAMA dermatology
  • Differences in cardiovascular disease risk when antihypertensive medication adherence is assessed by pharmacy fill versus self-report: the Cohort Study of Medication Adherence among Older Adults (CoSMO) Krousel-Wood, M.; Holt, E.; Joyce, C.; Ruiz, R.; Dornelles, A.; Webber, L. S.; Morisky, D. E.; Frohlich, E. D.; Re, R. N.; He, J.; Whelton, P. K.; Muntner, P., Journal of hypertension
  • Association between antihypertensive medication adherence and visit-to-visit variability of blood pressure Muntner, P.; Levitan, E. B.; Joyce, C.; Holt, E.; Mann, D.; Oparil, S.; Krousel-Wood, M., Journal of clinical hypertension (Greenwich, Conn.)
  • Development and evaluation of a self-report tool to predict low pharmacy refill adherence in elderly patients with uncontrolled hypertension Krousel-Wood, M.; Joyce, C.; Holt, E. W.; Levitan, E. B.; Dornelles, A.; Webber, L. S.; Muntner, P., Pharmacotherapy
  • Sex differences in barriers to antihypertensive medication adherence: findings from the cohort study of medication adherence among older adults Holt, E.; Joyce, C.; Dornelles, A.; Morisky, D.; Webber, L. S.; Muntner, P.; Krousel-Wood, M., Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
  • Life events coping, and antihypertensive medication adherence among older adults: the cohort study of medication adherence among older adults, Holt, E. W.; Muntner, P.; Joyce, C.; Morisky, D. E.; Webber, L. S.; Krousel-Wood, M., American Journal of Epidemiology
  • Defining the minimal detectable change in scores on the eight-item Morisky Medication Adherence Scale Muntner, P.; Joyce, C.; Holt, E.; He, J.; Morisky, D.; Webber, L. S.; Krousel-Wood, M., The Annals of Pharmacotherapy
  • Predictors of decline in medication adherence: results from the cohort study of medication adherence among older adults Krousel-Wood, M.; Joyce, C.; Holt, E.; Muntner, P.; Webber, L. S.; Morisky, D. E.; Frohlich, E. D.; Re, R. N., Hypertension (Dallas, Tex.: 1979)
  • Reproducibility of visit-to-visit variability of blood pressure measured as part of routine clinical care Muntner, P.; Joyce, C.; Levitan, E. B.; Holt, E.; Shimbo, D.; Webber, L. S.; Oparil, S.; Re, R.; Krousel-Wood, M., Journal of hypertension
  • Adverse effects of complementary and alternative medicine on antihypertensive medication adherence: findings from the cohort study of medication adherence among older adults Krousel-Wood, M. A.; Muntner, P.; Joyce, C. J.; Islam, T.; Stanley, E.; Holt, E. W.; Morisky, D. E.; He, J.; Webber, L. S., Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
  • Association of depression with antihypertensive medication adherence in older adults: cross-sectional and longitudinal findings from CoSMO Krousel-Wood, M.; Islam, T.; Muntner, P.; Holt, E.; Joyce, C.; Morisky, D. E.; Webber, L. S.; Frohlich, E. D., Annals of Behavioral Medicine : A Publication of the Society of Behavioral Medicine
  • Health-related quality of life and antihypertensive medication adherence among older adults Holt, E. W.; Muntner, P.; Joyce, C. J.; Webber, L.; Krousel-Wood, M. A., AGE AND AGEING