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Jeremy Weber

Biostatistician, Senior
Biostatistics & Bioinformatics
300 W. Morgan Street, Durham, NC 27701

Selected Publications


Parenthood and Medical Training: Challenges and Experiences of Physician Moms in the US.

Journal Article Teach Learn Med · 2024 Phenomenon: Balancing the demands of medical training and parenthood is challenging. We explored perceptions of programmatic support, parental leave, breastfeeding, and self-reported biggest challenges among a large cohort of physician mothers in a variety ... Full text Link to item Cite

BAL Fluid Eosinophilia Associates With Chronic Lung Allograft Dysfunction Risk: A Multicenter Study.

Journal Article Chest · September 2023 BACKGROUND: Chronic lung allograft dysfunction (CLAD) is the leading cause of death among lung transplant recipients. Eosinophils, effector cells of type 2 immunity, are implicated in the pathobiology of many lung diseases, and prior studies suggest their ... Full text Link to item Cite

Early posttransplant reductions in club cell secretory protein associate with future risk for chronic allograft dysfunction in lung recipients: results from a multicenter study.

Journal Article J Heart Lung Transplant · June 2023 BACKGROUND: Chronic lung allograft dysfunction (CLAD) increases morbidity and mortality for lung transplant recipients. Club cell secretory protein (CCSP), produced by airway club cells, is reduced in the bronchoalveolar lavage fluid (BALF) of lung recipie ... Full text Link to item Cite

Body mass index is negatively associated with a good perinatal outcome after in vitro fertilization among patients with polycystic ovary syndrome: a national study.

Journal Article F S Rep · March 2023 OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the association between body mass index (BMI) and good perinatal outcomes after in vitro fertilization (IVF) among women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). DESIGN: Retrospective cohort study using 2012-2015 Society for Assisted R ... Full text Link to item Cite

Clinical readiness for essential maternal and child health services in Kenya: A cross-sectional survey.

Journal Article PLOS Glob Public Health · 2023 High rates of maternal and neonatal morbidity and mortality in Kenya may be influenced by provider training and knowledge in emergency obstetric and neonatal care in addition to availability of supplies necessary for this care. While post-abortion care is ... Full text Link to item Cite

Survival difference between high-risk and low-risk CFTR genotypes after lung transplant.

Conference J Heart Lung Transplant · October 2022 BACKGROUND: While cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) genotypes are associated with clinical outcomes in cystic fibrosis patients, it is unknown if genotype impacts lung transplant outcomes. We sought to compare lung transplant survi ... Full text Link to item Cite

Data from: Clinical knowledge among health care providers of essential maternal and child health services in Kenya: A cross-sectional survey

Dataset · September 14, 2022 We conducted a cross-sectional survey of providers at health facilities in western Kenya providing inpatient maternity services. Providers estimated facility capacity through perceived availability of both general and specialized supplies. Providers report ... Full text Cite

Clinical factors associated with cytomegalovirus shedding among seropositive pregnant women.

Journal Article Am J Obstet Gynecol MFM · March 2022 BACKGROUND: Both neighborhood disadvantage and close contact with children have been associated with seroprevalence of cytomegalovirus in pregnancy. However, it is unknown which individual factors influence whether seropositive women are likely to have ong ... Full text Link to item Cite

Innovations in infertility: a comprehensive analysis of the ClinicalTrials.gov database.

Journal Article Fertility and sterility · November 2021 ObjectiveTo characterize the interventional clinical trials in infertility and to assess whether trial location or industry sponsorship was associated with trial noncompletion.DesignRetrospective review of trials registered with ClinicalT ... Full text Cite

Histopathology after lidocaine/prilocaine cream administration for vulvar biopsy.

Journal Article J Cutan Pathol · October 2021 BACKGROUND: Case series have described disruptive histopathologic changes following lidocaine/prilocaine cream anesthetic for biopsies. METHODS: A study of histopathologic changes was performed following a randomized trial comparing topical lidocaine/prilo ... Full text Link to item Cite

Novel Spaced Repetition Flashcard System for the In-training Examination for Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Journal Article Med Sci Educ · August 2021 INTRODUCTION: Electronic flashcards allow repeated information exposure over time along with active recall. It is increasingly used for self-study by medical students but remains poorly implemented for graduate medical education. The primary goal of this s ... Full text Link to item Cite

Correction to: Novel Spaced Repetition Flashcard System for the In-training Examination for Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Journal Article Med Sci Educ · August 2021 [This corrects the article DOI: 10.1007/s40670-021-01320-z.]. ... Full text Link to item Cite

Risk factors for mortality in lung transplant recipients aged ≥65 years: A retrospective cohort study of 5,815 patients in the scientific registry of transplant recipients.

Journal Article J Heart Lung Transplant · January 2021 BACKGROUND: Lung transplantation is increasingly performed in recipients aged ≥65 years. However, the risk factors for mortality specific to this population have not been well studied. In lung transplant recipients aged ≥65 years, we sought to determine po ... Full text Link to item Cite

Total follicle stimulating hormone dose is negatively correlated with live births in a donor/recipient model with fresh transfer: an analysis of 8,627 cycles from the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology Registry.

Conference Fertil Steril · September 2020 OBJECTIVE: Oocyte donation has optimized our understanding of ovarian stimulation. Increasing the follicle-stimulating hormone (FSH) dose has been shown to adversely affect live birth rates in autologous cycles. Our objective is to assess whether this rela ... Full text Link to item Cite

Variability in donor organ offer acceptance and lung transplantation survival.

Journal Article J Heart Lung Transplant · April 2020 BACKGROUND: Lung transplantation offers a survival benefit for patients with end-stage lung disease. When suitable donors are identified, centers must accept or decline the offer for a matched candidate on their waitlist. The degree to which variability in ... Full text Link to item Cite

Agreement between Fried Frailty Phenotype and Cumulative Deficits Frailty Indices: A Prospective Multi-Center Study

Conference The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation · April 1, 2020 PURPOSE: Frailty is gaining increased recognition in the evaluation of lung transplant (LTx) candidates. The Fried Frailty Phenotype (FFP) index has been the most commonly used instrument and is associated with pre- and post-transplant morbidity and mortal ... Full text Cite

Lidocaine-Prilocaine Cream Compared With Injected Lidocaine for Vulvar Biopsy: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

Journal Article Obstet Gynecol · February 2020 OBJECTIVE: To compare pain control during vulvar biopsy after either application of 5% lidocaine-prilocaine cream or injection of 1% lidocaine. METHODS: In a single-site randomized trial, patients who needed vulvar biopsy on a non-hair-bearing surface were ... Full text Link to item Cite

Gabapentin for Perioperative Pain Management for Uterine Aspiration: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

Journal Article Obstet Gynecol · September 2019 OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the effect of oral gabapentin in conjunction with usual oral pain management regimens of lorazepam, ibuprofen, oxycodone, and acetaminophen for surgical abortion on pain 5 minutes postprocedure. METHODS: This was a randomized, double ... Full text Open Access Link to item Cite

Efficacy of Non-Beta-lactam Antibiotics for Prevention of Cesarean Delivery Surgical Site Infections.

Journal Article AJP Rep · April 2019 Objective  To examine the association between perioperative Beta ( β ))-lactam versus non- β -lactam antibiotics and cesarean delivery surgical site infection (SSI). Study Design  Retrospective cohort of women undergoing cesarean delivery from January 1 to ... Full text Open Access Link to item Cite

Identifying Predictors of Time to Soft-Tissue Reconstruction following Open Tibia Fractures.

Journal Article Plast Reconstr Surg · December 2018 BACKGROUND: Controversy remains regarding the optimal timing of soft-tissue coverage following severe lower extremity trauma. This study identifies nationwide practice patterns and factors associated with discrepancies in time to first flap surgery followi ... Full text Link to item Cite