Publications

Articles

[1] Park BK, Nahm ES, Rogers VE, Choi M, Friedmann E, Wilson M, Koru G. A Facebook-Based Obesity Prevention Program for Korean American Adolescents: Usability Evaluation. Journal of Pediatric Health Care. 2017;31(1):57–66. [ bib ]
[2] Alhuwail D, Koru G. Identifying home care clinicians' information needs for managing fall risks. Applied Clinical Informatics. 2016;7(2):211–226. [ bib | DOI ]
[3] Koru G, AlHuwail D, Topaz M, Norcio AF, Mills ME. Investigating the Challenges and Opportunities in Home Care to Facilitate Effective Information Technology Adoption. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association. 2016 Jan;17(1):53–58. [ bib | DOI ]
[4] Bian Y, Parande MA, Koru G, Zhao S. Testing the theory of relative dependency from an evolutionary perspective: higher dependencies concentration in smaller modules over the lifetime of software products. Journal of Software: Evolution and Process. 2016;28(5):340–371. [ bib ]
[5] Alhuwail D, Koru G. Leveraging Health Information Technology for Fall-Risk Management in Home Care A Qualitative Exploration of Clinicians’ Perspectives. Home Health Care Management & Practice. 2016;28(4):241–249. [ bib ]
[6] Alhuwail D, Koru G, Nahm ES. How Can Home Care Patients and Their Caregivers Better Manage Fall Risks by Leveraging Information Technology? Journal of Patient Experience. 2016;3(4):137–144. [ bib ]
[7] Alhuwail D, Koru G, Mills ME. Supporting the information domains of fall-risk management in home care via health information technology. Home health care services quarterly. 2016;(just-accepted). [ bib ]
[8] Alhuwail D, Koru G. Outstanding Research—Podium: Identifying Home Care Clinicians’ Information Needs to Achieve Better Care Coordination in Fall Risk Management. CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing. 2016;34(10):432. [ bib ]
[9] Uchidiuno U, Koru G, Parameshwarappa P, Alhuwail D. Outstanding Practice—Poster: Leveraging Data Analytics to Investigate the Relationship Between Patient Demographic and Falls in Home Care. CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing. 2016;34(10):435. [ bib ]
[10] Koru, AlHuwail D, Rosati R. Identifying the Key Performance Improvement Domains for Home Health Agencies. SAGE Open Medicine. 2015 Dec;3. [ bib | DOI | pdf | html ]
[11] Sacco P, Unick GJ, Kuerbis A, Koru G, Moore AA. Alcohol-Related Diagnoses in Hospital Admissions for All Causes among Middle-Aged and Older Adults: Trends and Cohort Differences from 1993 to 2010. Journal of Aging and Health. 2015;27:1358–74. [ bib | DOI ]
[12] Koru G, Alhuwail D, Aifan A. Realizing the Benefits of Home Care Data: Identifying Home Care Clinical Practices Most Associated With Hospital Readmissions and Non-admitted ER Visit Rates. Computers Informatics Nursing. 2015;33(10):434. [ bib ]
[13] Alaiad A, Zhou L, Koru G. An Exploratory Study of Home Healthcare Robots Adoption Applying the UTAUT Model. International Journal of Healthcare Information Systems and Informatics. 2014;(4). [ bib | DOI | html ]
[14] Bian Y, Koru G, Su X, Ma P. SPAPE: A Semantic-preserving Amorphous Procedure Extraction Method for Near-miss Clones. Journal of Systems and Software. 2013 Aug;86(8):2077–2093. [ bib | DOI | html ]
[15] El Emam K, Arbuckle L, Koru G, Eze B, Gaudette L, Neri E, Rose S, Howard J, Gluck J. De-identification Methods for Open Health Data: The Case of the Heritage Health Prize Claims Data Set. Journal of Medical Internet Research. 2012 Feb;. [ bib | DOI ]
[16] El Emam K, Paton D, Dankar F, Koru G. De-identifying a public use microdata file from the Canadian national discharge abstract database. BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2011;11:53. [ bib | DOI ]
[17] Fu Y, Chen Z, Koru G, Gangopadhyay A. Privacy Protection Technique for Publishing Data Mining Models and Research Data. ACM Transactions on Management. 2010;1(1). [ bib | DOI ]
[18] Koru G, El Emam K. Theory of Relative Dependency. IEEE Software. 2010;27(2):81–89. [ bib | DOI ]
[19] Koru G, Liu H, Zhang D, El Emam K. Testing the Theory of Relative Defect Proneness for Closed-Source Software. Empirical Software Engineering. 2010;15(6):577–598. [ bib | DOI ]
[20] Koru G, Zhang D, El Emam K, Liu H. An Investigation into the Functional Form of the Size-Defect Relationship for Software Modules. IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering. 2009;35(2):293–304. [ bib | DOI ]
[21] El-Emam K, Koru G. A Replicated Survey of IT Software Project Failure Rates. IEEE Software. 2008;25(5):84–90. [ bib | DOI ]
[22] Koru G, El Emam K, Zhang D, Liu H, Mathew D. Theory of Relative Defect Proneness. Empirical Software Engineering. 2008;13(5):473–498. [ bib | DOI ]
[23] Munoz G, Seaman C, Koru G. An Empirical Investigation into the Adoption of Open Source Software in Hospitals. International Journal of Healthcare Information Systems and Informatics. 2008;3(3):16–37. [ bib | DOI ]
[24] Koru G, El Emam K, Neisa A, Umarji M. A survey of quality assurance practices in biomedical open source software projects. J Med Internet Res. 2007;9(2):e8. [ bib | DOI ]
[25] Koru G, Liu H. Identifying and characterizing change-prone classes in two large-scale open-source products. Journal of Systems and Software. 2007;80(1):63–73. [ bib | DOI ]
[26] Liu H, Zeeberg BR, Qu G, Koru G, Ferrucci A, Kahn A, Ryan MC, Nuhanovic A, Munson PJ, et al. AffyProbeMiner: a web resource for computing or retrieving accurately redefined Affymetrix probe sets. Bioinformatics. 2007;23(18):2385–2390. [ bib | DOI ]
[27] Koru G, Liu H. Building effective defect-prediction models in practice. IEEE Software. 2005;22(6):23–29. [ bib | DOI ]
[28] Koru G, Tian J. Comparing high change modules and modules with the highest measurement values in two large-scale open-source products. IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering. 2005;31(8):625–642. [ bib | DOI ]
[29] Koru G, Tian J. Defect handling in medium and large open source projects. IEEE Software. 2004;21(4):54–61. [ bib | DOI ]
[30] Koru G, Tian J. An empirical comparison and characterization of high defect and high complexity modules. Journal of Systems and Software. 2003;67(3):153–163. [ bib | DOI ]

Scientific Meetings

[1] Alhuwail D, Koru G. Identifying Home Care Clinical Practices Most Associated with Hospital Readmissions and Non-Admitted ER Visit Rates. In: American Medical Informatics Association Annual Conference. San Fransisco, CA; 2015. [ bib ]
[2] Alhuwail D, Koru G. Identifying Home Care Providers’ Information Needs for Managing and Reducing Fall Risks. In: H3IT 2015: Home Healthcare and Hospice Information Technology Conference. Nashville, TN; 2015. [ bib ]
[3] Koru G, Alhuwail D, Rosati RJ. Informing Health IT Adoption Strategies in Home Care Through Identifying Key Performance Improvement Domains for Home Health Agencies. In: H3IT 2015: Home Healthcare and Hospice Information Technology Conference. Nashville, TN; 2015. [ bib ]
[4] Koru G, Parameshwarappa P, Alhuwail D. Leveraging Public Data to Investigate Home Care Quality in Urban and Rural America. In: H3IT 2015: Home Healthcare and Hospice Information Technology Conference. Nashville, TN; 2015. [ bib ]
[5] Koru G, Parameshwarappa P, Alhuwail D. Identifying Home Care Clinical Practices Most Associated with Hospital Readmissions and Non-Admitted ER Visit Rates: Secondary Data Analysis. In: The 6th Annual Workshop on Health IT and Economics. Washington - D.C.; 2015. [ bib ]
[6] Koru G, Alhuwail D. Realizing the Benefits of Home Health Compare Infrastructure: Identifying the Home Care Clinical Practices Most Associated with Hospital Readmissions and Non-Admitted ER Visit Rates. In: Maryland-National Capital Homecare Association (MNCHA) Annual Meeting. Baltimore, MD; 2015. [ bib ]
[7] Koru G, Alhuwail D, Aifan A. Realizing the Benefits of Home Care Data: Identifying Home Care Clinical Practices Most Associated with Hospital Readmissions and Non-Admitted ER Visit Rates. In: Summer Intitute for Nursing Informatics. Baltimore, MD; 2015. [ bib ]
[8] Alhuwail D, Koru G, Alaiad A, Norcio AF, Topaz M. Health Information Technology Adoption in Home Health: Progress Report. In: American Medical Informatics Association Annual Conference. Washington - D.C.; 2014. [ bib ]
[9] Koru G, Alhuwail D, Topaz M, Mills ME, Norcio AF. Toward Effective and Efficient Health IT Adoption in Home Care. In: H3IT 2014: Home Healthcare and Hospice Information Technology Conference. Washington - D.C.; 2014. [ bib ]
[10] Alaiad A, Zhou L, Koru G. The Adoption of Home Healthcare Robots: Investigating the Moderating Effect of Demographic Characteristics. In: The 5th Annual Workshop on Health IT and Economics. Alexandria, VA; 2014. [ bib ]
[11] Koru G, Alhuwail D. Health IT Adoption in Maryland Home Health Agencies. In: Home Health IT Summit. Baltimore, MD; 2014. [ bib ]
[12] Koru G, Alhuwail D, Mills ME, Topaz M, Norcio AF. Health IT Adoption in Home Health Agencies. In: Summer Intitute for Nursing Informatics. Baltimore, MD; 2014. [ bib ]
[13] Koru G, Dougherty M. Leveraging Health IT in Home Health. In: Long-Term and Post-Acute Care Conference. Baltimore, MD; 2014. [ bib ]
[14] Alaiad A, Zhou L, Koru G. An Empirical Study of Home Healthcare Robots Adoption Using the UTUAT Model. In: Transactions of the International Conference on Health Information Technology Advancement. Kalamazoo, MI; 2013. [ bib ]
[15] Topaz M, Molkina D, Koru G, Masterson-Creber R, Jarrin O, Radhakrishnan K, O'Connor M, Bowles KH. "We're all in our own little island": A Qualitative Exploration of Patient Information Exchange during Admission to Home Health Agency. In: AMIA; 2013. [ bib ]
[16] Koru G, Norcio AF, Topaz M, Alhuwail D, Antol S, Mills ME. On the Effectiveness and Efficiency of Health IT Adoption by Home Health Agencies: A Status Report from Ongoing Research. In: SINI: Summer Institure For Nursing Informatics 2013; 2013. [ bib ]
[17] El Emam K, Arbuckle L, Koru G, Eze B, Gaudette L, Neri E, Rose S, Howard J. A Risk Based Methodology to De-identify Protected Health Information for the Heritage Health Prize. In: ASA Statistical Practice; 2012. [ bib ]
[18] Braunschweig B, Dhage N, Viera MJ, Seaman C, Sampath S, Koru G. Studying volatility predictors in open source software. In: Empirical Software Engineering and Measurement (ESEM), 2012 ACM-IEEE International Symposium on; 2012. p. 181–190. [ bib | DOI ]
[19] Parande MA, Koru G. A longitudinal analysis of the dependency concentration in smaller modules for open-source software products. In: Software Maintenance (ICSM), 2010 IEEE International Conference on; 2010. p. 1–5. [ bib | DOI ]
[20] Crabtree CA, Koru G, Seaman C, Erdoğmuş H. An empirical characterization of scientific software development projects according to the Boehm and Turner model: A progress report. In: Software Engineering for Computational Science and Engineering, 2009. SECSE '09. ICSE Workshop on; 2009. p. 22–27. [ bib | DOI ]
[21] Seaman C, Koru G, Sampath S. Discovering determinants of high volatility software. In: Cooperative and Human Aspects on Software Engineering, 2009. CHASE '09. ICSE Workshop on; 2009. [ bib | DOI ]
[22] Umarji M, Seaman C, Koru G, Liu H. Software Engineering Education for Bioinformatics. In: Software Engineering Education and Training, 2009. CSEET '09. 22nd Conference on; 2009. p. 216–223. [ bib | DOI ]
[23] Fu Y, Koru G, Chen Z, El Emam K. A Tree-based Approach to Preserve the Privacy of Software Engineering Data and Predictive Models. In: Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Predictor Models in Software Engineering. PROMISE '09. New York, NY, USA: ACM; 2009. p. 3:1–3:12. [ bib | DOI ]
[24] Ngamkajornwiwat K, Zhang D, Koru G, Zhou L, Nolker R. An exploratory study on the evolution of oss developer communities. In: Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Proceedings of the 41st Annual. IEEE; 2008. p. 305–305. [ bib | DOI ]
[25] Sampath S, Bryce RC, Viswanath G, Kandimalla V, Koru G. Prioritizing user-session-based test cases for web applications testing. In: Software Testing, Verification, and Validation, 2008 1st International Conference on. IEEE; 2008. p. 141–150. [ bib | DOI ]
[26] Umarji M, Pohl M, Seaman C, Koru G, Liu H. Teaching Software Engineering to End-Users. In: Fourth Workshop on End-User Software Engineering (WEUSE IV). New York, NY, USA: Acm; 2008. p. 40–42. [ bib | DOI ]
[27] Koru G, Zhang D, Liu H. Effect of Coupling on Defect Proneness in Evolutionary Open-Source Software Development. In: The Third International Conference on Open Source Systems; 2007. p. 271–276. [ bib | DOI ]
[28] Koru G, Zhang D, Liu H. Modeling the effect of size on defect proneness for open-source software. In: Proceedings of the Third International Workshop on Predictor Models in Software Engineering. IEEE Computer Society; 2007. p. 10. [ bib ]
[29] Sherman AT, Gangopadhyay A, Holden SH, Karabatis G, Koru G, Law CM, Norris DF, Pinkston J, Sears A, et al. An examination of vote verification technologies: findings and experiences from the Maryland study. In: EVT2006: Proceedings of the USENIX/Accurate Electronic Voting Technology Workshop 2006 on Electronic Voting Technology Workshop. Berkeley, CA, USA: USENIX Association; 2006. p. 10. [ bib ]
[30] Koru G, Liu H. An Investigation of the Effect of Module Size on Defect Prediction Using Static Measures. In: Proceedings of the 2005 Workshop on Predictor Models in Software Engineering. PROMISE '05. New York, NY, USA: ACM; 2005. p. 1–5. [ bib | DOI ]
[31] Koru G, Özok AA, Norcio AF. The effect of human memory organization on code reviews under different single and pair code reviewing scenarios. In: Proceedings of the 2005 workshop on Human and social factors of software engineering, ICSE 2005 Workshop. Saint Louis, MO; 2005. p. 1–3. [ bib | DOI ]
[32] Koru G, Ma L, Li Z. Utilizing Operational Profile in Refactoring Large Scale Legacy Systems. In: WCRE 2003: First IEEE International Workshop on Refactoring: Achievements, Challenges, Effects. Victoria, Canada; 2003. [ bib ]
[33] Tian J, Ma L, Li Z, Koru G. A hierarchical strategy for testing web-based applications and ensuring their reliability. In: Computer Software and Applications Conference, 2003. COMPSAC 2003. Proceedings. 27th Annual International. IEEE; 2003. p. 702–707. [ bib | DOI ]
[34] Koru G, Demirörs E, Demirörs O. Process-product unification in a decentralized environment: a status report. In: Euromicro Conference, 1998. Proceedings. 24th. vol. 2; 1998. p. 769–774. [ bib | DOI ]
[35] Koru G, Demirörs O. Decentralized Process Modeling Notations for Horizontal Change Approach. In: Proceedings of the 13th International Symposium on Computer and Information Sciences, ISCIS-98. Advances in computer and information sciences. Antalya, Turkey: IOS Press; 1998. p. 535–542. [ bib | DOI ]
[36] Koru G, Demirörs O. Structures of Software Process Improvement Problems. In: Proceedings of BILISIM 98. Istanbul, Turkey; 1998. [ bib ]
[37] Demirörs O, Koru G. A Process Improvement Case Study Using Horizontal Change Approach. In: Proceedings of the 12th International Symposium on Computer and Information Sciences, ISCIS XII. Antalya, Turkey; 1997. p. 478–485. [ bib ]