Irene Gaw Sia, MD

  • 1910 Citations
  • 21 Scopus h-Index
19982020

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Research Output

2020

Association of social network factors with weight status and weight loss intentions among hispanic adults

Wieland, M. L., Njeru, J. W., Okamoto, J. M., Novotny, P. J., Breen-Lyles, M. K., Goodson, M., Porraz Capetillo, G. D., Molina, L. E. & Sia, I. G., Apr 1 2020, In : Journal of Behavioral Medicine. 43, 2, p. 155-165 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Closing the Gap: Participatory Formative Evaluation to Reduce Cancer Screening Disparities among Patients with Limited English Proficiency

Ridgeway, J. L., Njeru, J. W., Breitkopf, C. R., Mohamed, A. A., Quirindongo-Cedeño, O., Sia, I. G. & Wieland, M. L., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Cancer Education.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Club Fit: Development of a Physical Activity and Healthy Eating Intervention at a Boys & Girls Club After School Program

Wieland, M. L., Biggs, B. K., Brockman, T. A., Johnson, A., Meiers, S. J., Sim, L. A., Tolleson, E., Hanza, M. M., Weis, J. A., Rosenman, J. R., Novotny, P. J., Patten, C. A., Clark, M. M., Millerbernd, J. & Sia, I. G., Apr 1 2020, In : Journal of Primary Prevention. 41, 2, p. 153-170 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Identifying Opportunities to Promote Physical Activity in a Diverse Low-Income Population: A Mixed-Method Study at a Boys & Girls Club Site

Biggs, B. K., Tolleson, E., Millerbernd, J., Bronars, C., Meiers, S. J., Slowiak, K., Olson, M., Lebow, J., Ridgeway, J. L., Patten, C. A., Clark, M. M., Sia, I. G. & Wieland, M. L., Apr 1 2020, In : Child and Youth Care Forum. 49, 2, p. 171-200 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Linezolid and fentanyl: An underrecognized drug-to-drug interaction

Corsini Campioli, C., Barth, D., Esquer Garrigos, Z., Abu Saleh, O., Sohail, R. M. & Sia, I. G., Aug 1 2020, In : Journal of Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics. 45, 4, p. 825-827 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Social networks and obesity among Somali immigrants and refugees

Njeru, J. W., Wieland, M. L., Okamoto, J. M., Novotny, P. J., Breen-Lyles, M. K., Osman, A., Ahmed, Y. A., Nur, M. A., Nur, O. & Sia, I. G., Feb 17 2020, In : BMC Public Health. 20, 1, 238.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2019

Sustainability of a Tuberculosis Screening Program at an Adult Education Center through Community-Based Participatory Research

Wieland, M. L., Nigon, J. A., Weis, J. A., Espinda-Brandt, L., Beck, D. & Sia, I. G., Nov 1 2019, In : Journal of Public Health Management and Practice. 25, 6, p. 602-605 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

The development of a collaborative self-evaluation process for community-based participatory research partnerships using the community-based participatory research conceptual model and other adaptable tools

Reese, A. L., Hanza, M. M., Abbenyi, A., Formea, C., Meiers, S. J., Nigon, J. A., Osman, A., Goodson, M., Njeru, J. W., Boursaw, B., Dickson, E., Wieland, M. L., Sia, I. G. & Wallerstein, N., Sep 1 2019, In : Progress in Community Health Partnerships: Research, Education, and Action. 13, 3, p. 225-235 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2018

Comparison of the QuantiFERON-TB gold plus and QuantiFERON-TB gold in-tube interferon gamma release assays in patients at risk for tuberculosis and in health care workers

Theel, E. S., Hilgart, H., Breen-Lyles, M., McCoy, K., Flury, R., Breeher, L. E., Wilson, J., Sia, I. G., Whitaker, J. A., Clain, J., Aksamit, T. R. & Escalantec, P., Jul 1 2018, In : Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 56, 7

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Evaluating participatory health research

Oetzel, J. G., Springett, J., Wallerstein, N., Parajon, L., Sia, I., Wieland, M., Reese, A. & Reddy, R., Oct 10 2018, Participatory Health Research: Voices from Around the World. Springer International Publishing, p. 25-40 16 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Healthy Immigrant Families: Randomized Controlled Trial of a Family-Based Nutrition and Physical Activity Intervention

Wieland, M. L., Hanza, M. M. M., Weis, J. A., Meiers, S. J., Patten, C. A., Clark, M. M., Sloan, J. A., Novotny, P. J., Njeru, J. W., Abbenyi, A., Levine, J. A., Goodson, M., Capetillo, G. D. P., Osman, A., Hared, A., Nigon, J. A. & Sia, I. G., Feb 1 2018, In : American Journal of Health Promotion. 32, 2, p. 473-484 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations
2017

Diffuse skin hyperpigmentation associated with chronic minocycline use in a patient with prosthetic joint infection

Berbari, H., Berbari, E. F. & Sia, I. G., 2017, In : IDCases. 7, p. 30-31 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Pilot Feasibility Study of a Digital Storytelling Intervention for Immigrant and Refugee Adults With Diabetes

Wieland, M. L., Njeru, J. W., Hanza, M. M., Boehm, D. H., Singh, D., Yawn, B. P., Patten, C. A., Clark, M. M., Weis, J. A., Osman, A., Goodson, M., Porraz Capetillo, M. D., Hared, A., Hasley, R., Guzman-Corrales, L., Sandler, R., Hernandez, V., Novotny, P. J., Sloan, J. A. & Sia, I. G., Aug 1 2017, In : Diabetes Educator. 43, 4, p. 349-359 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Treatment Fidelity Among Family Health Promoters Delivering a Physical Activity and Nutrition Intervention to Immigrant and Refugee Families

Bronars, C. A., Hanza, M. M., Meiers, S. J., Patten, C. A., Clark, M. M., Nigon, J. A., Weis, J. A., Wieland, M. L. & Sia, I. G., Apr 1 2017, In : Health Education and Behavior. 44, 2, p. 262-270 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2016

Healthy immigrant families: Participatory development and baseline characteristics of a community-based physical activity and nutrition intervention

Wieland, M. L., Weis, J. A., Hanza, M. M. K., Meiers, S. J., Patten, C. A., Clark, M. M., Sloan, J. A., Novotny, P. J., Njeru, J. W., Abbenyi, A., Levine, J. A., Goodson, M., Porraz Capetillo, M. G. D., Osman, A., Hared, A., Nigon, J. A. & Sia, I. G., Mar 1 2016, In : Contemporary Clinical Trials. 47, p. 22-31 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Lessons Learned from Community-Led Recruitment of Immigrants and Refugee Participants for a Randomized, Community-Based Participatory Research Study

Hanza, M. M., Goodson, M., Osman, A., Porraz Capetillo, M. D., Hared, A., Nigon, J. A., Meiers, S. J., Weis, J. A., Wieland, M. L. & Sia, I. G., Oct 1 2016, In : Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. 18, 5, p. 1241-1245 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Relationship Between Negative Mood and Health Behaviors in an Immigrant and Refugee Population

Morrison, E. J., Clark, M. M., Wieland, M. L., Weis, J. A., Hanza, M. M. K., Meiers, S. J., Patten, C. A., Sloan, J. A., Novotny, P. J., Sim, L. A., Nigon, J. A. & Sia, I. G., Sep 26 2016, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations
2015

Diabetes Knowledge, Attitudes and Behaviors Among Somali and Latino Immigrants

Njeru, J. W., Formea, C. M., Osman, A., Goodson, M., Hared, A., Capetillo, G. P., Nigon, J. A., Cha, S. S., Weis, J. A., Hanza, M. M. K., Patten, C. A., Sia, I. G. & Wieland, M. L., Dec 26 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Stories for change: Development of a diabetes digital storytelling intervention for refugees and immigrants to Minnesota using qualitative methods Health behaviour, health promotion and society

Njeru, J. W., Patten, C. A., Hanza, M. M. K., Brockman, T. A., Ridgeway, J. L., Weis, J. A., Clark, M. M., Goodson, M., Osman, A., Porraz-Capetillo, G., Hared, A., Myers, A., Sia, I. G. & Wieland, M. L., Dec 29 2015, In : BMC Public Health. 15, 1, 1311.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Scopus citations
2014

A focus group study of healthy eating knowledge, practices, and barriers among adult and adolescent immigrants and refugees in the United States

Tiedje, K., Wieland, M. L., Meiers, S. J., Mohamed, A. A., Formea, C. M., Ridgeway, J. L., Asiedu, G. B., Boyum, G., Weis, J. A., Nigon, J. A., Patten, C. A. & Sia, I. G., May 16 2014, In : International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity. 11, 1, 63.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Lessons learned: Cultural and linguistic enhancement of surveys through community-based participatory research

Formea, C. M., Mohamed, A. A., Hassan, A., Osman, A., Weis, J. A., Sia, I. G. & Wieland, M. L., Jan 1 2014, In : Progress in Community Health Partnerships: Research, Education, and Action. 8, 3, p. 331-336 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

11 Scopus citations

Mycobacterium arupense flexor tenosynovitis: Case report and review of antimicrobial susceptibility profiles for 40 clinical isolates

Beam, E., Vasoo, S., Simner, P. J., Rizzo, M., Mason, E. L., Walker, R. C., Deml, S. M., Brown-Elliott, B. A., Wallace, R. J., Wengenack, N. L. & Sia, I. G., Jul 2014, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 52, 7, p. 2706-2708 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

12 Scopus citations
8 Scopus citations

Physical Activity Among Somali Men in Minnesota: Barriers, Facilitators, and Recommendations

Mohamed, A. A., Hassan, A. M., Weis, J. A., Sia, I. G. & Wieland, M. L., Jan 1 2014, In : American Journal of Men's Health. 8, 1, p. 35-44 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations
2013

A randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled trial of an oral synbiotic (AKSB) for prevention of travelers' diarrhea

Virk, A., Mandrekar, J., Berbari, E. F., Boyce, T. G., Fischer, P. R., Kasten, M. J., Orenstein, R., Rosenblatt, J. E., Sampathkumar, P., Sia, I., Springer, D. & Witzig, T. E., Mar 1 2013, In : Journal of Travel Medicine. 20, 2, p. 88-94 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Bulleidia extructa periprosthetic hip joint infection, United States

Kloesel, B., Beliveau, M., Patel, R., Trousdale, R. T. & Sia, I. G., Jul 2013, In : Emerging infectious diseases. 19, 7, p. 1170-1171 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

3 Scopus citations

Evaluation of a tuberculosis education video among immigrants and refugees at an adult education center: A community-based participatory approach

Wieland, M. L., Nelson, J., Palmer, T., O'Hara, C., Weis, J. A., Nigon, J. A. & Sia, I. G., Mar 1 2013, In : Journal of health communication. 18, 3, p. 343-353 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Genotypic characteristics of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolated from household contacts of tuberculosis patients in the Philippines

Sia, I. G., Buckwalter, S. P., Doerr, K. A., Lugos, S., Kramer, R., Orillaza-Chi, R., Quelapio, M. I., Tupasi, T. E. & Wengenack, N. L., Dec 5 2013, In : BMC Infectious Diseases. 13, 1, 571.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations

Perspectives on Physical Activity Among Immigrants and Refugees to a Small Urban Community in Minnesota

Wieland, M. L., Tiedje, K., Meiers, S. J., Mohamed, A. A., Formea, C. M., Ridgeway, J. L., Asiedu, G. B., Boyum, G., Weis, J. A., Nigon, J. A., Patten, C. A. & Sia, I. G., Jan 1 2013, In : Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. 17, 1, p. 263-275 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Thoracolumbosacral spinal subdural abscess: Magnetic resonance imaging appearance and limited surgical management

Khalil, J. G., Nassr, A., Diehn, F. E., Campeau, N. G., Atkinson, J. L., Sia, I. G. & Hanna, A., Jun 1 2013, In : Spine. 38, 13, p. E844-E847

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations
2012

Perceptions of tuberculosis among immigrants and refugees at an adult education center: A community-based participatory research approach

Wieland, M. L., Weis, J. A., Yawn, B. P., Sullivan, S. M., Millington, K. L., Smith, C. M., Bertram, S., Nigon, J. A. & Sia, I. G., Feb 1 2012, In : Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. 14, 1, p. 14-22 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Physical Activity and Nutrition among Immigrant and Refugee Women: A Community-Based Participatory Research Approach

Wieland, M. L., Weis, J. A., Palmer, T., Goodson, M., Loth, S., Omer, F., Abbenyi, A., Krucker, K., Edens, K. & Sia, I. G., Mar 1 2012, In : Women's Health Issues. 22, 2, p. e225-e232

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

45 Scopus citations
2011

Capacity building through focus group training in community-based participatory research

Amico, K. L., Wieland, M. L., Weis, J. A., Sullivan, S. M., Nigon, J. A. & Sia, I. G., Dec 2011, In : Education for Health: Change in Learning and Practice. 24, 3, p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Current concepts in the management of tuberculosis

Sia, I. G. & Wieland, M. L., Apr 2011, In : Mayo Clinic proceedings. 86, 4, p. 348-361 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

102 Scopus citations

Screening for tuberculosis at an adult education center: Results of a community-based participatory process

Wieland, M. L., Weis, J. A., Olney, M. W., Alemán, M., Sullivan, S., Millington, K., O'Hara, C., Nigon, J. A. & Sia, I. G., Jul 1 2011, In : American journal of public health. 101, 7, p. 1264-1267 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations
2010

Efficacy and safety of rifampin containing regimen for staphylococcal prosthetic joint infections treated with debridement and retention

El Helou, O. C., Berbari, E. F., Lahr, B. D., Eckel-Passow, J. E., Razonable, R. R., Sia, I. G., Virk, A., Walker, R. C., Steckelberg, J. M., Wilson, W. R., Hanssen, A. D. & Osmon, D. R., Aug 1 2010, In : European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases. 29, 8, p. 961-967 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

65 Scopus citations

Tuberculosis attributed to household contacts in the Philippines

Sia, I. G., Orillaza, R. B., St. Sauver, J. L., Quelapio, I. D., Lahr, B. D., Alcañeses, R. S., Wilson, W. R., Cockerill, F. R., Balane, G. I., Mangubat, N. V., Wengenack, N. L. & Tupasi, T. E., Jan 1 2010, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 14, 1, p. 122-125 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations
2009

Temporal trends in the incidence of Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1998 to 2005: A population-based study

El Atrouni, W. I., Knoll, B. M., Lahr, B. D., Eckel-Passow, J. E., Sia, I. G. & Baddour, L. M., Dec 1 2009, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 49, 12, p. e130-e138

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations
2007

Culture-negative prosthetic joint infection

Berbari, E. F., Marculescu, C., Sia, I., Lahr, B. D., Hanssen, A. D., Steckelberg, J. M., Gullerud, R. & Osmon, D. R., Oct 22 2007, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 45, 9, p. 1113-1119 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

241 Scopus citations

Erratum: Clinical research in the lay press: Irresponsible journalism raises a huge dose of doubt (Clinical Infectious Diseases (October 15, 2006) 43 (1031-1039))

Anaissie, E. J., Segal, B. H., Graybill, J. R. & Sia, I. G., Mar 15 2007, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 44, 6, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Prosthetic joint infection due to rapidly growing mycobacteria: Report of 8 cases and review of the literature

Eid, A. J., Berbari, E. F., Sia, I. G., Wengenack, N. L., Osmon, D. R. & Razonable, R. R., Sep 15 2007, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 45, 6, p. 687-694 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

78 Scopus citations
2006

Clinical research in the lay press: Irresponsible journalism raises a huge dose of doubt

Anaissie, E. J., Segal, B. H., Graybill, J. R., Arndt, C., Perfect, J. R., Kleinberg, M., Pappas, P., Benjamin, D., Rubin, R., Aberg, J. A., Adderson, E. E., Adler-Shohet, F. C., Akan, H., Akova, M., Almyroudis, N. G., Alexander, B. D., Andes, D., Arrieta, A., Baddley, J. W., Barron, M. A. & 89 others, Belzberg, H., Boucher, H. W., Boyce, T. G., Casadevall, A., Chandrasekar, P. H., Cleary, J. D., Cordonnier, C., Cornely, O. A., Cuenca-Estrella, M., Daly, J. S., Daoura, N., Denning, D. W., DePauw, B., De Repentigny, L., Dignani, M. C., Dismukes, W. E., Donnelly, J. P., Donowitz, G. R., Dupont, B., Drusano, G., Ellis, M., Espinel-Ingroff, A., Fishman, J. A., Fleming, R., Forrest, G., Ghannoum, M., Goldman, M., Grazziutti, M., Greene, J. H., Greenberg, R. N., Gubbins, P. O., Hadley, S., Herbrecht, R., Hiemenz, J. W., Hope, W., Hospenthal, D. R., Husain, S., Ito, J. I., Jacobson, R. M., Johnson, M., Keating, M. R., Kett, D. H., Knapp, K., Kontoyiannis, D. P., Krcmery, V. C., Larsen, R., Laverdiere, M., Ljungman, P., Lortholary, O., Maertens, J., Marriott, D., Mattiuzzi, G., McGinnis, M. R., Morris, M., Nucci, M., Odds, F. C., Pankey, G. A., Patterson, T., Pfaller, M., Razonable, R. R., Reboli, A. C., Rinaldi, M. G., Roberts, G. D., Rodriguez Tudela, J. L., Rotstein, C., Ruhnke, M., Schuster, M., Shoham, S., Sia, I. G., Siebel, N., Silviera, F., Singh, N., Sobel, J., Solomkin, J. S., Sorrell, T. C., Steinbach, W. J., Temesgen, Z., Tortorano, A., Vartivarian, S., Verweij, P., Viscoli, C., Viviani, M. A., Walker, R. C., Wheat, J. L., Wiley, J., Williamson, P., Wingard, J. R., Yu, V. L. & Zaoutis, T., Oct 15 2006, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 43, 8, p. 1031-1039 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2 Scopus citations

Osteomyelitis

Sia, I. G. & Berbari, E. F., Dec 1 2006, In : Best Practice and Research: Clinical Rheumatology. 20, 6, p. 1065-1081 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

68 Scopus citations
2005

Prosthetic joint infections

Sia, I. G., Berbari, E. F. & Karchmer, A. W., Dec 1 2005, In : Infectious Disease Clinics of North America. 19, 4, p. 885-914 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

117 Scopus citations
2004

African tick-bite fever

Uslan, D. Z. & Sia, I. G., Aug 2004, In : Mayo Clinic proceedings. 79, 8, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Scopus citations

Incidence of tuberculosis in Olmsted County, Minnesota, 1990-2001

Jump, S. M., St. Sauver, J. L., Weaver, A. L., Bagniewski, S. M., Wilson, J. W., Huskins, W. C., Aksamit, T. R., Brutinel, W. M., Scalcini, M. C., Sia, I. G., Correa, A. G., McCoy, K. & Boyce, T. G., Sep 2004, In : Mayo Clinic proceedings. 79, 9, p. 1119-1123 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Linezolid-associated peripheral neuropathy

Rho, J. P., Sia, I. G., Crum, B. A., Dekutoski, M. B. & Trousdale, R. T., Jul 2004, In : Mayo Clinic proceedings. 79, 7, p. 927-930 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
58 Scopus citations
2003

Tuberculosis infection and disease in children living in households of Filipino patients with tuberculosis: A preliminary report

Salazar-Vergara, R. M. L., Sia, I. G., Tupasi, T. E., Alcañeses, M. R., Orillaza, R. B., Co, V., Quelapio, M. I. D., Beltran, G., Legaspi, J. D., Rostrata, M. P. C., Tecson, M. E. B. & Corpuz, M. L. S. B., Dec 1 2003, In : International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease. 7, 12 SUPPL. 3, p. S494-S500

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

17 Scopus citations
2002

Preemptive use of oral ganciclovir to prevent cytomegalovirus infection in liver transplant patients: A randomized, placebo-controlled trial

Paya, C. V., Wilson, J. A., Espy, M. J., Sia, I. G., DeBernardi, M. J., Smith, T. F., Patel, R., Jenkins, G., Harmsen, W. S., Vanness, D. J. & Wiesner, R. H., Apr 1 2002, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 185, 7, p. 854-860 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

118 Scopus citations