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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Bartels received her medical training at Creighton University and completed a residency, internship and fellowship at UW Hospital and Clinics.



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UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Medicine

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Internal Medicine
Fellowship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Residency University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Internship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Medical School Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE

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PubMed Articles
Holmes CL Peyton CG Bier AM Donlon TZ Osman F Bartels CM Shelef MA Reduced IgG titers against pertussis in rheumatoid arthritis: Evidence for a citrulline-biased immune response and medication effects. PLoS One . 2019;14(5):e0217221
[PubMed ID: 31136605]
Bartels CM Ramly E Johnson HM Lauver DR Panyard DJ Li Z Sampene E Lewicki K McBride PE Connecting Rheumatology Patients to Primary Care for High Blood Pressure: Specialty Clinic Protocol Improves Follow-up and Population Blood Pressures. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) . 2019 Apr;71(4):461-470
[PubMed ID: 29856134]
Ramly E Stroik B Lauver DR Johnson HM McBride P Steffen Lewicki K Arnason J Bartels CM Assessing Unwanted Variations in Rheumatology Clinic Previsit Rooming. J Clin Rheumatol . 2019 Apr;25(3):e1-e7
[PubMed ID: 29757802]
Wattiaux A Bettendorf B Block L Gilmore-Bykovskyi A Ramly E Piper ME Rosenthal A Sadusky J Cox E Chewning B Bartels CM Patient Perspectives on Smoking Cessation and Interventions in Rheumatology Clinics. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) . 2019 Feb 15;
[PubMed ID: 30768768]
Haggart RC Bartels CM Smith MA Johnson HM Sociodemographics and hypertension control among young adults with incident hypertension: a multidisciplinary group practice observational study. J Hypertens . 2018 Dec;36(12):2425-2433
[PubMed ID: 30063645]
Navarro-Millán I Yang S Chen L Yun H Jagpal A Bartels CM Fraenkel L Safford MM Curtis JR Screening of Hyperlipidemia among Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis in the United States. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) . 2018 Nov 10;
[PubMed ID: 30414353]
McCoy SS Mukadam Z Meyer KC Kanne JP Meyer CA Martin MD Sampene E Aesif SW Rice LN Bartels CM Mycophenolate therapy in interstitial pneumonia with autoimmune features: a cohort study. Ther Clin Risk Manag . 2018;14:2171-2181
[PubMed ID: 30464490]
Medlin JL Hansen KE McCoy SS Bartels CM Pulmonary manifestations in late versus early systemic lupus erythematosus: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Semin Arthritis Rheum . 2018 Oct;48(2):198-204
[PubMed ID: 29550111]
Rebernick R Fahmy L Glover C Bawadekar M Shim D Holmes CL Rademacher N Potluri H Bartels CM Shelef MA DNA Area and NETosis Analysis (DANA): a High-Throughput Method to Quantify Neutrophil Extracellular Traps in Fluorescent Microscope Images. Biol Proced Online . 2018;20:7
[PubMed ID: 29618953]
Panyard DJ Ramly E Dean SM Bartels CM Bridging clinical researcher perceptions and health IT realities: A case study of stakeholder creep. Int J Med Inform . 2018 Feb;110:19-24
[PubMed ID: 29331251]
King CC Bartels CM Magnan EM Fink JT Smith MA Johnson HM The importance of frequent return visits and hypertension control among US young adults: a multidisciplinary group practice observational study. J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) . 2017 Dec;19(12):1288-1297
[PubMed ID: 28929608]
Petkovic J Barton JL Flurey C Goel N Bartels CM Barnabe C de Wit MPT Lyddiatt A Lacaille D Welch V Boonen A Shea B Christensen R Maxwell LJ Campbell W Jull J Toupin-April K Singh JA Goldsmith CH Sreih AG Pohl C Hofstetter C Beaton DE Buchbinder R Guillemin F Tugwell PS Health Equity Considerations for Developing and Reporting Patient-reported Outcomes in Clinical Trials: A Report from the OMERACT Equity Special Interest Group. J Rheumatol . 2017 Nov;44(11):1727-1733
[PubMed ID: 28202740]
Kleiber Balderrama C Rosenthal AK Lans D Singh JA Bartels CM Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease and Associated Medical Comorbidities: A National Cross-Sectional Study of US Veterans. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) . 2017 Sep;69(9):1400-1406
[PubMed ID: 27898996]
Vreede AP Johnson HM Piper M Panyard DJ Wong JC Bartels CM Rheumatologists Modestly More Likely to Counsel Smokers in Visits Without Rheumatoid Arthritis Control: An Observational Study. J Clin Rheumatol . 2017 Aug;23(5):273-277
[PubMed ID: 28700529]
Chodara AM Wattiaux A Bartels CM Managing Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Rheumatoid Arthritis: Clinical Updates and Three Strategic Approaches. Curr Rheumatol Rep . 2017 Apr;19(4):16
[PubMed ID: 28361332]
Johnson HM Warner RC Bartels CM LaMantia JN "They're younger… it's harder." Primary providers' perspectives on hypertension management in young adults: a multicenter qualitative study. BMC Res Notes . 2017 Jan 3;10(1):9
[PubMed ID: 28057065]
Jafri K Bartels CM Shin D Gelfand JM Ogdie A Incidence and Management of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Psoriatic Arthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Population-Based Study. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) . 2017 Jan;69(1):51-57
[PubMed ID: 27696731]
Ho AK Bartels CM Thorpe CT Pandhi N Smith MA Johnson HM Achieving Weight Loss and Hypertension Control Among Obese Adults: A US Multidisciplinary Group Practice Observational Study. Am J Hypertens . 2016 Aug;29(8):984-91
[PubMed ID: 26917445]
Caldera F Saha S Wald A Cooley DM Zhao YQ Li Z Bartels CM Comparing guideline-based care quality for inflammatory bowel disease and rheumatoid arthritis patients within a medical home. Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol . 2016 Jun;10(6):759-66
[PubMed ID: 27029237]
Medlin JL Hansen KE Fitz SR Bartels CM A systematic review and meta-analysis of cutaneous manifestations in late- versus early-onset systemic lupus erythematosus. Semin Arthritis Rheum . 2016 Jun;45(6):691-7
[PubMed ID: 26972993]