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Anbesaw W. Selassie

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InstitutionMedical University of South Carolina
DepartmentPublic Health Sciences
AddressP.O. Box MSC 835
303K
Cannon Place - 135 Cannon St.
Phone843-876-1140
Fax843-876-1126
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    Neuroepidemiology with emphasis on CNS Injuries and Epilepsy, Infectious Disease Epidemiology with emphasis on Mycobacterial Diseases and STDs, Methodological development in disease surveillance and outcome research

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    1. Williams DC, Selassie AW, Russell WS, Borg KT, Basco WT. Risk Factors for Admission and Prolonged Length of Stay in Pediatric Isolated Skull Fractures. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2017 Dec; 33(12):e146-e151. PMID: 29194222.
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    2. Wagner JL, Wilson DA, Kellermann T, Smith G, Malek AM, Wannamaker B, Selassie AW. Behavioral health in young adults with epilepsy: Implications for transition of care. Epilepsy Behav. 2016 12; 65:7-12. PMID: 27829187.
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    3. Malek AM, Wilson DA, Martz GU, Wannamaker BB, Wagner JL, Smith G, Edwards JC, Selassie AW. Mortality following status epilepticus in persons with and without epilepsy. Seizure. 2016 Nov; 42:7-13. PMID: 27636327.
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    4. Wilson DA, Malek AM, Wagner JL, Wannamaker BB, Selassie AW. Mortality in people with epilepsy: A statewide retrospective cohort study. Epilepsy Res. 2016 May; 122:7-14. PMID: 26900886.
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    5. Selassie AW, Wilson DA, Wagner JL, Smith G, Wannamaker BB. Population-based comparative analysis of risk of death in children and adolescents with epilepsy and migraine. Epilepsia. 2015 Dec; 56(12):1957-65. PMID: 26662192.
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    6. Saunders LL, Selassie A, Cao Y, Zebracki K, Vogel LC. Epidemiology of Pediatric Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury in a Population-Based Cohort, 1998-2012. Top Spinal Cord Inj Rehabil. 2015; 21(4):325-32. PMID: 26689697; PMCID: PMC4750817.
    7. Selassie A, Cao Y, Saunders LL. Epidemiology of Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury Among Persons Older Than 21 Years: A Population-Based Study in South Carolina, 1998-2012. Top Spinal Cord Inj Rehabil. 2015; 21(4):333-44. PMID: 26689698; PMCID: PMC4750818.
    8. Wagner JL, Brooks B, Smith G, St Marie K, Kellermann TS, Wilson D, Wannamaker B, Selassie A. Determining patient needs: A partnership with South Carolina Advocates for Epilepsy (SAFE). Epilepsy Behav. 2015 Oct; 51:294-9. PMID: 26318792.
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    9. Payne EH, Hardin JW, Egede LE, Ramakrishnan V, Selassie A, Gebregziabher M. Approaches for dealing with various sources of overdispersion in modeling count data: Scale adjustment versus modeling. Stat Methods Med Res. 2017 Aug; 26(4):1802-1823. PMID: 26031359.
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    10. Wannamaker BB, Wilson DA, Malek AM, Selassie AW. Response to "Vascular Precursor Epilepsy - Old wine in new skins?". Epilepsy Behav. 2015 Jul; 48:105. PMID: 25972131.
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    11. Wannamaker BB, Wilson DA, Malek AM, Selassie AW. Stroke after adult-onset epilepsy: a population-based retrospective cohort study. Epilepsy Behav. 2015 Feb; 43:93-9. PMID: 25575071.
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    12. Selassie AW, Wilson DA, Malek AM, Wagner JL, Smith G, Martz G, Edwards J, Wannamaker B, Zack MM, Kobau R. Premature deaths among children with epilepsy - South Carolina, 2000-2011. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2014 Nov 07; 63(44):989-94. PMID: 25375069.
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    13. Martz GU, Wilson DA, Malek AM, Selassie AW. Risk of venous thromboembolism in people with epilepsy. Epilepsia. 2014 Nov; 55(11):1800-7. PMID: 25270297.
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    14. Wagner JL, Wilson DA, Smith G, Malek A, Selassie AW. Neurodevelopmental and mental health comorbidities in children and adolescents with epilepsy and migraine: a response to identified research gaps. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2015 Jan; 57(1):45-52. PMID: 25088717.
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    15. Selassie AW, Cao Y, Church EC, Saunders LL, Krause J. Accelerated death rate in population-based cohort of persons with traumatic brain injury. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2014 May-Jun; 29(3):E8-E19. PMID: 23835874.
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    16. Selassie AW, Borg K, Busch C, Russell WS. Abusive head trauma in young children: a population-based study. J Trauma Nurs. 2014 Mar-Apr; 21(2):72-82. PMID: 24614297.
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    17. Wilson DA, Selassie AW. Risk of severe and repetitive traumatic brain injury in persons with epilepsy: a population-based case-control study. Epilepsy Behav. 2014 Mar; 32:42-8. PMID: 24469016.
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    18. Selassie AW, Wilson DA, Martz GU, Smith GG, Wagner JL, Wannamaker BB. Epilepsy beyond seizure: a population-based study of comorbidities. Epilepsy Res. 2014 Feb; 108(2):305-15. PMID: 24405940.
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    19. Selassie AW, Wilson DA, Pickelsimer EE, Voronca DC, Williams NR, Edwards JC. Incidence of sport-related traumatic brain injury and risk factors of severity: a population-based epidemiologic study. Ann Epidemiol. 2013 Dec; 23(12):750-6. PMID: 24060276; PMCID: PMC4021712.
    20. Selassie AW, Borg K, Busch C, Russell WS. Abusive head trauma in young children: a population-based study. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2013 Mar; 29(3):283-91. PMID: 23426240.
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    21. Cao Y, Selassie AW, Krause JS. Risk of death after hospital discharge with traumatic spinal cord injury: a population-based analysis, 1998-2009. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2013 Jun; 94(6):1054-61. PMID: 23391523.
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    22. Selassie A, Snipe L, Focht KL, Welldaregay W. Baseline prevalence of heart diseases, hypertension, diabetes, and obesity in persons with acute traumatic spinal cord injury: potential threats in the recovery trajectory. Top Spinal Cord Inj Rehabil. 2013; 19(3):172-82. PMID: 23960701; PMCID: PMC3743967.
    23. Selassie AW, Varma A, Saunders LL, Welldaregay W. Determinants of in-hospital death after acute spinal cord injury: a population-based study. Spinal Cord. 2013 Jan; 51(1):48-54. PMID: 22847652.
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    24. Selassie A, Wagner S, Laken ML, Egan BM, Ferguson ML, Ferdinand KC. RESPONSE TO 190678: TO TREAT OR NOT TO TREAT SHOULD NO LONGER BE THE QUESTION. Hypertension. 2012 Apr; 59(4). PMID: 25104871.
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    25. Yang C, Selassie AW, Carter RE, Tilley BC. Measuring Quality of Life with SF-36 in Older Americans with Traumatic Brain Injury. Appl Res Qual Life. 2012 Mar 01; 7(1):63-81. PMID: 25411585.
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    26. Selassie AW, Fakhry SM, Ford DW. Population-based study of the risk of in-hospital death after traumatic brain injury: the role of sepsis. J Trauma. 2011 Nov; 71(5):1226-34. PMID: 22071924.
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    27. Selassie AW, Varma A, Saunders LL. Current trends in venous thromboembolism among persons hospitalized with acute traumatic spinal cord injury: does early access to rehabilitation matter? Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2011 Oct; 92(10):1534-41. PMID: 21963121.
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    28. Selassie A, Wagner CS, Laken ML, Ferguson ML, Ferdinand KC, Egan BM. Progression is accelerated from prehypertension to hypertension in blacks. Hypertension. 2011 Oct; 58(4):579-87. PMID: 21911708; PMCID: PMC3186683.
    29. Thurman DJ, Beghi E, Begley CE, Berg AT, Buchhalter JR, Ding D, Hesdorffer DC, Hauser WA, Kazis L, Kobau R, Kroner B, Labiner D, Liow K, Logroscino G, Medina MT, Newton CR, Parko K, Paschal A, Preux PM, Sander JW, Selassie A, Theodore W, Tomson T, Wiebe S. Standards for epidemiologic studies and surveillance of epilepsy. Epilepsia. 2011 Sep; 52 Suppl 7:2-26. PMID: 21899536.
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    30. Yang C, Selassie AW. Use of multiple-indicator multiple-causes models affirmed the factor structure of SF-36 in racially heterogeneous population groups with traumatic brain injury. J Clin Epidemiol. 2011 Jul; 64(7):815-6. PMID: 21324647.
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    31. Borg K, Selassie A, Cifuni M. The state of pediatric traumatic brain injury in SC. J S C Med Assoc. 2011 Feb; 107(1):15-6. PMID: 22057645.
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    32. Yuen HK, Wolf BJ, Bandyopadhyay D, Magruder KM, Selassie AW, Salinas CF. Factors that limit access to dental care for adults with spinal cord injury. Spec Care Dentist. 2010 Jul-Aug; 30(4):151-6. PMID: 20618781; PMCID: PMC2904989.
    33. Varma A, Hill EG, Nicholas J, Selassie A. Predictors of early mortality after traumatic spinal cord injury: a population-based study. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2010 Apr 01; 35(7):778-83. PMID: 20228715.
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    34. Corrigan JD, Selassie AW, Orman JA. The epidemiology of traumatic brain injury. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2010 Mar-Apr; 25(2):72-80. PMID: 20234226.
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    35. Saunders LL, Selassie AW, Hill EG, Horner MD, Nicholas JS, Lackland DT, Corrigan JD. Pre-existing health conditions and repeat traumatic brain injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2009 Nov; 90(11):1853-9. PMID: 19887208.
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    36. Ferguson PL, Smith GM, Wannamaker BB, Thurman DJ, Pickelsimer EE, Selassie AW. A population-based study of risk of epilepsy after hospitalization for traumatic brain injury. Epilepsia. 2010 May; 51(5):891-8. PMID: 19845734.
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    37. Saunders LL, Selassie AW, Hill EG, Nicholas JS, Horner MD, Corrigan JD, Lackland DT. A population-based study of repetitive traumatic brain injury among persons with traumatic brain injury. Brain Inj. 2009 Oct; 23(11):866-72. PMID: 20100122.
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    38. Smith G, Ferguson PL, Saunders LL, Wagner JL, Wannamaker BB, Selassie AW. Psychosocial factors associated with stigma in adults with epilepsy. Epilepsy Behav. 2009 Nov; 16(3):484-90. PMID: 19782005.
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    39. Wagner JL, Sample PL, Ferguson PL, Pickelsimer EE, Smith GM, Selassie AW. Impact of pediatric epilepsy: voices from a focus group and implications for public policy change. Epilepsy Behav. 2009 Sep; 16(1):161-5. PMID: 19646930.
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    40. Nicholas JS, Selassie AW, Lineberry LA, Pickelsimer EE, Haines SJ. Use and determinants of the methylprednisolone protocol for traumatic spinal cord injury in South Carolina acute care hospitals. J Trauma. 2009 May; 66(5):1446-50; discussion 1450. PMID: 19430253.
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    41. Saunders LL, Selassie AW, Hill EG, Nicholas JS, Varma AK, Lackland DT, Patel SJ. Traumatic spinal cord injury mortality, 1981-1998. J Trauma. 2009 Jan; 66(1):184-90. PMID: 19131823.
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    42. Zaloshnja E, Miller T, Langlois JA, Selassie AW. Prevalence of long-term disability from traumatic brain injury in the civilian population of the United States, 2005. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2008 Nov-Dec; 23(6):394-400. PMID: 19033832.
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    43. Selassie A. Commentary on the management of epilepsy in sub-Saharan Africa. Epilepsia. 2008 Sep; 49(9):1644-6. PMID: 18782217.
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    44. Ferguson PL, Chiprich J, Smith G, Dong B, Wannamaker BB, Kobau R, Thurman DJ, Selassie AW. Prevalence of self-reported epilepsy, health care access, and health behaviors among adults in South Carolina. Epilepsy Behav. 2008 Oct; 13(3):529-34. PMID: 18585962.
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    45. Selassie AW, Zaloshnja E, Langlois JA, Miller T, Jones P, Steiner C. Incidence of long-term disability following traumatic brain injury hospitalization, United States, 2003. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2008 Mar-Apr; 23(2):123-31. PMID: 18362766.
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    46. Horner MD, Selassie AW, Lineberry L, Ferguson PL, Labbate LA. Predictors of psychological symptoms 1 year after traumatic brain injury: a population-based, epidemiological study. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2008 Mar-Apr; 23(2):74-83. PMID: 18362761.
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    47. Corrigan JD, Lineberry LA, Komaroff E, Langlois JA, Selassie AW, Wood KD. Employment after traumatic brain injury: differences between men and women. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2007 Nov; 88(11):1400-9. PMID: 17964879.
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    48. Corrigan JD, Selassie AW, Lineberry LA, Millis SR, Wood KD, Pickelsimer EE, Rosenthal M. Comparison of the Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Model Systems national dataset to a population-based cohort of TBI hospitalizations. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2007 Apr; 88(4):418-26. PMID: 17398241.
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    49. Pickelsimer EE, Selassie AW, Sample PL, W Heinemann A, Gu JK, Veldheer LC. Unmet service needs of persons with traumatic brain injury. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2007 Jan-Feb; 22(1):1-13. PMID: 17235226.
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    50. Pickelsimer EE, Selassie AW, Gu JK, Langlois JA. A population-based outcomes study of persons hospitalized with traumatic brain injury: operations of the South Carolina Traumatic Brain Injury Follow-up Registry. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2006 Nov-Dec; 21(6):491-504. PMID: 17122680.
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    51. Sample PL, Ferguson PL, Wagner JL, Elisabeth Pickelsimer E, Selassie AW. Experiences of persons with epilepsy and their families as they look for medical and community care: a focus group study from South Carolina. Epilepsy Behav. 2006 Dec; 9(4):649-62. PMID: 17010671.
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    52. McCarthy ML, Dikmen SS, Langlois JA, Selassie AW, Gu JK, Horner MD. Self-reported psychosocial health among adults with traumatic brain injury. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2006 Jul; 87(7):953-61. PMID: 16813783.
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    53. Selassie AW, Pozsik C, Wilson D, Ferguson PL. Why pulmonary tuberculosis recurs: a population-based epidemiological study. Ann Epidemiol. 2005 Aug; 15(7):519-25. PMID: 15921928.
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    54. Horner MD, Ferguson PL, Selassie AW, Labbate LA, Kniele K, Corrigan JD. Patterns of alcohol use 1 year after traumatic brain injury: a population-based, epidemiological study. J Int Neuropsychol Soc. 2005 May; 11(3):322-30. PMID: 15892908.
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    55. Selassie AW, McCarthy ML, Ferguson PL, Tian J, Langlois JA. Risk of posthospitalization mortality among persons with traumatic brain injury, South Carolina 1999-2001. J Head Trauma Rehabil. 2005 May-Jun; 20(3):257-69. PMID: 15908825.
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    56. Selassie AW, Pickelsimer EE, Frazier L, Ferguson PL. The effect of insurance status, race, and gender on ED disposition of persons with traumatic brain injury. Am J Emerg Med. 2004 Oct; 22(6):465-73. PMID: 15520941.
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    57. McCutcheon EP, Selassie AW, Gu JK, Pickelsimer EE. Acute traumatic spinal cord injury, 1993-2000A population-based assessment of methylprednisolone administration and hospitalization. J Trauma. 2004 May; 56(5):1076-83. PMID: 15179249.
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    58. Selassie AW, McCarthy ML, Pickelsimer EE. The influence of insurance, race, and gender on emergency department disposition. Acad Emerg Med. 2003 Nov; 10(11):1260-70. PMID: 14597503.
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    59. Hartsock LA, Selassie AW, Hogan KA. When life is on the line: orthopaedic trauma care in South Carolina. J S C Med Assoc. 2003 Oct; 99(10):310-4. PMID: 14621663.
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    60. Langlois JA, Kegler SR, Butler JA, Gotsch KE, Johnson RL, Reichard AA, Webb KW, Coronado VG, Selassie AW, Thurman DJ. Traumatic brain injury-related hospital discharges. Results from a 14-state surveillance system, 1997. MMWR Surveill Summ. 2003 Jun 27; 52(4):1-20. PMID: 12836629.
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