• Muench, U., Kim, K. M., Zimmer, Z., & Monroe, T. B. (2023). The association between cognitive ability and opioid prescribing in vulnerable older adults with chronic pain in ambulatory care: A secondary data analysis using the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey. BMC Medicine, 21(1), 446.
  • Failla, M. D., Beach, P. A., Atalla, S., Dietrich, M. S., Bruehl, S., Cowan, R. L., & Monroe, T. B. (2023). Gender Differences in Pain Threshold, Unpleasantness, and Descending Pain Modulatory Activation Across the Adult Life Span: A Cross Sectional Study. The Journal of Pain, S1526590023006077.


  • Anderson, A. R., Iversen, W. L., Carter, M. A., Moss, K. O., Cowan, R. L., & Monroe, T. B. (2021). Experimentally evoked pain in Alzheimer’s disease. Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.
  • Atalla, S. W., Cowan, R. L., Anderson, A. R., Dietrich, M. S., Iversen, L., Beth Kalvas, L., Moss, K. O., Wright, K., & Monroe, T. B. (2021). Determining the impact of age and sex on the psychophysical and neurophysiological  response to thermal pain across the adult lifespan. Journal of Advanced Nursing, 77(3), 1546–1555.
  • Beach, P. A., Humbel, A., Dietrich, M. S., Bruehl, S., Cowan, R. L., Moss, K. O., Monroe, T. B. (2021). A cross-sectional study of pain sensitivity and unpleasantness in people with vascular dementia. Pain Medicine. Advance online publication.
  • McDougall Jr., G. J., Monroe, T.B., Pituch, K., Carter M. A., Abbott, L. (2021). The Impact of stereotype threat on memory and cognition in older adults. Western Journal of Nursing Research. Advance online publication.
  • McDougall Jr., G. J., Pituch, K., Mortarella, G., Monroe, T. B. (2021). Senior WISE intervention: Gender differences in bodily pain and trait anxiety. Archives of Psychiatric Nursing, 35(4), 347-357.
  • Moss, K. O., Wright, K. D., Tan, A., Rose, K. M., Scharre, D. W., Gure, T., Cowan, R. L, Failla, M. D., & Monroe, T. (2021). Race-related differences between and within sex to experimental thermal pain: An exploratory pilot analysis. Frontiers in Pain Research, 2, Article e780338.
  • Strassels, S. A., Moss, K. O., Mallow, P. J., Tamer, R. M., Monroe, T. B., Williams, N. O., Levine, A. S., & Muench, U. (2021). Hospital Admissions Associated With Cancer Pain in Older Adults With and Without Dementia. Pain Management Nursing.
  • Wang, J., Cato, K., Conwell, Y., Yu, F., Heffner, K., Caprio, T. V., Nathan, K., Monroe, T. B., Muench, U., & Li, Y. (2021). Pain treatment and functional improvement in home health care: Relationship with dementia. Journal of American Geriatrics Society, 69(12), 3545-3556.
  • Wright, K. D., Jones, L. M., Adams, I. R., Moss, K. O., Harmon-Still, C., Nguyen, C. M., Rose, K. M., & Klatt, M. D. (2021). Co-created health education intervention among older African American women living with hypertension. Explore.
  • Wright, K. D., Klatt, M. D., Adams, I. R., Nguyen, C. Wm., Mion, L. C., Tan, A., Monroe, T. B., Rose, K. M., Scharre, D. W. (2021) Mindfulness in motion and dietary approaches to stop hypertension (DASH) in hypertensive African Americans [Brief Report]. Journal of the American Geriatric Society, 69(3), 773-778.


  • Atalla, S. W., Kalvas, L. B., Campbell, J. L., Anderson, A. R., Cowan, R. L., Wright, K., Humbel, A. C., & Monroe, T. B. (2020). Neuroimaging Methods for Nursing Science. Nursing Research, 69(3), 219–226.
  • Atalla, S. W., Iversen, L., Moss, K., Wright, K., & Monroe, T. B. (2020). Decreased Task-Evoked Functional Connectivity in the Descending Pain Modulatory Network in Alzheimer’s Disease. ALZ.
  • Beach, P. A., Cowan, R. L., Dietrich, M. S., Bruehl, S. P., Atalla, S. W., Monroe, T. B. (2020). Thermal psychophysics and associated brain activation patterns along a continuum of healthy aging. Pain Medicine, 21(9), 1779-1792. . Published ahead of print. Retrieved from
  • Bose-Brill, S., Prater, L., Goldstein, E. V., Xu, W., Moss, K. O., Retchin, S. M., & White, S. (2020). Primary Care Physician and Beneficiary Characteristics Associated With Billing for Advance Care Planning. In Journal of the American Geriatrics Society (Vol. 68, Issue 5, pp. 1108–1110). Blackwell Publishing Inc.
  • Brewster, G. S., Bonds, K., McLennon, S., Moss, K. O., Epps, F., & Lopez, R. P. (2020). Missing the Mark: The Complexity of African American Dementia Family Caregiving. Journal of Family Nursing, 26(4), 294–301.
  • Humbel, A., Cowan, R., Dietrich, M., Iversen, W. L., Atalla, S., Moss, K., Englehart, S., Monroe, T. B. (2020) Innovations in Aging, 4(Suppl 1), 879-880.
  • Moore, S. M., Musil, C. M., Alder, M. L., Pignatiello, G., Higgins, P., Webel, A., & Wright, K. D. (2020). Building a Research Data Repository for Chronic Condition Self-Management Using  Harmonized Data. Nursing Research, 69(4), 254–263.
  • Natavio, T., McQuillen, E., Dietrich, M.S., Wells, N., Rhoten, B. N., Vallerand, A. H., Monroe, T.B. (2020). A comparison of the Pain Assessment Checklist for Seniors with Limited Ability to Communicate (PACSLAC) and Pain Assessment in Advanced Dementia Scale (PAINAD). Pain Management Nursing, 21(6), 502-509.
  • Romano, R. R. 3rd, Carter, M. A., Anderson, A. R., & Monroe, T. B. (2020). An integrative review of system-level factors influencing dementia detection in primary care. Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, 32(4), 299–305.
  • Wang, J., Monroe, T. B., Simning, A., Conwell, Y., Caprio, T. V, Cai, X., Temkin-Greener, H., Muench, U., Yu, F., Ge, S., & Li, Y. (2020). Pain Management in Home Health Care: Relationship With Dementia and Facility  Admissions. Pain Management Nursing : Official Journal of the American Society of Pain  Management Nurses.
  • Moss, K. O., Douglas, S. L., Lipson, A. L., Blackstone, E., Williams, D., Aaron, S., & Wills, C. E. (In press)(2020). Understanding of Health-Related Decision-Making Terminology Among Cancer Caregivers. Western Journal of Nursing Research.
  • Anderson, A. R., Hyden, K., Failla, M. D., & Carter, M. A. (2020). Policy Implications for Pain in Advanced Alzheimer’s Disease. Pain Management Nursing.
  • Noel, J.-P., Failla, M. D., Quinde-Zlibut, J. M., Williams, Z. J., Gerdes, M., Tracy, J. M., Zoltowski, A. R., Foss-Feig, J. H., Nichols, H., Armstrong, K., Heckers, S. H., Blake, R. R., Wallace, M. T., Park, S., & Cascio, C. J. (2020). Visual-Tactile Spatial Multisensory Interaction in Adults With Autism and Schizophrenia. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 11(October), 1–13.


  • Atalla, S., Wright, K., Anderson, A., Moss, K. O., Cowan, R., McDaniel, A., & Monroe, T. (2019). RECRUITING OLDER ADULTS WITH DEMENTIA FOR NEUROIMAGING RESEARCH: BARRIERS AND SOLUTIONS. Innovation in Aging, 3(Supplement_1), S593–S593.
  • Beach, P. A., Cowan, R. L., Dietrich, M. S., Bruehl, S. P., Atalla, S. W., & Monroe, T. B. (2019). Thermal Psychophysics and Associated Brain Activation Patterns Along a Continuum of  Healthy Aging. Pain Medicine (Malden, Mass.).
  • Kalvas, L. B., & Monroe, T. B. (2019). Structural Brain Changes in Delirium: An Integrative Review. Biological Research for Nursing, 21(4), 355–365.
  • Moore, S. M., Musil, C. M., Jack, A. I., Alder, M. L., Fresco, D. M., Webel, A., Wright, K. D., Sattar, A., & Higgins, P. (2019). Characterization of Brain Signatures to Add Precision to Self-Management Health  Information Interventions. Nursing Research, 68(2), 127–134.
  • Moss, K. O., Douglas, S. L., Baum, E., & Daly, B. (2019). Family Surrogate Decision-making in Chronic Critical Illness: A Qualitative  Analysis. Critical Care Nurse, 39(3), e18–e26.
  • Moss, K. O., Still, C. H., Jones, L. M., Blackshire, G., & Wright, K. D. (2019). Hypertension Self-Management Perspectives From African American Older Adults. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 41(5), 667–684.
  • Moss, K. O., Wright, K., Brewster, G., Rose, K., Wills, C. E., & Monroe, T. (2019). RECRUITMENT OF FAMILY CAREGIVERS OF AFRICAN AMERICAN OLDER ADULTS WITH DEMENTIA. Innovation in Aging, 3(Supplement_1), S592–S592.
  • Romano, R. R., Anderson, A. R., Failla, M. D., Dietrich, M. S., Atalla, S., Carter, M. A., & Monroe, T. B. (2019). Sex Differences in Associations of Cognitive Function with Perceptions of Pain in  Older Adults. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease : JAD, 70(3), 715–722.
  • Smallwood, R. F., Price, L. R., Campbell, J. L., Garrett, A. S., Atalla, S. W., Monroe, T. B., Aytur, S. A., Potter, J. S., & Robin, D. A. (2019). Network alterations in comorbid chronic pain and opioid addiction: An exploratory approach. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 13.
  • Wright, K. D., Maryanna, K., Adams, I., Block, C., Monroe, T., Lu, Z.-L., Scharre, D., & Mion, L. (2019). RESTING STATE NETWORK AND MINDFULNESS IN MOTION PLUS DASH DIET IN AFRICAN AMERICANS WITH MILD COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT. Innovation in Aging, 3(Supplement_1), S112–S113.
  • Failla, M., Davis, S., Gerdes, M., Williams, Z., Moore, D., & Cascio, C. (2019). (262) Increased Heat Pain Sensitivity and Pain-Related Anxiety in Individuals with Autism. The Journal of Pain, 20(4), S40.