James H. Nichols, Ph.D.


Faculty Appointments
Professor of Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology
Ph.D., Urbana University , Urbana, OhioM.S., Urbana University , Urbana, OhioB.A., University of California, San Diego, California
Office Address
4918D TVC
1301 Medical Center Drive
Nashville, TN 37232-5310
Wiencek JR, Booth GS, Nichols JH. A Primed Hemoglobinopathy Screen. Clin. Chem. 2017 Aug; 63(8): 1423-4. PMID: 28751324, PII: 63/8/1423, DOI: 10.1373/clinchem.2016.270496, ISSN: 1530-8561.

Liang Y, Wanderer J, Nichols JH, Klonoff D, Rice MJ. Blood Gas Analyzer Accuracy of Glucose Measurements. Mayo Clin. Proc [print-electronic]. 2017 Jul; 92(7): 1030-41. PMID: 28645518, PII: S0025-6196(17)30233-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.mayocp.2017.03.009, ISSN: 1942-5546.

Wiencek JR, Colby JM, Nichols JH. Rapid Assessment of Drugs of Abuse. Adv Clin Chem [print-electronic]. 2017; 80: 193-225. PMID: 28431640, PII: S0065-2423(16)30099-3, DOI: 10.1016/bs.acc.2016.11.003, ISSN: 0065-2423.

Klonoff DC, Lias C, Beck S, Parkes JL, Kovatchev B, Vigersky RA, Arreaza-Rubin G, Burk RD, Kowalski A, Little R, Nichols J, Petersen M, Rawlings K, Sacks DB, Sampson E, Scott S, Seley JJ, Slingerland R, Vesper HW. Development of the Diabetes Technology Society Blood Glucose Monitor System Surveillance Protocol. J Diabetes Sci Technol [electronic-print]. 2016 May; 10(3): 697-707. PMID: 26481642, PMCID: PMC5038526, PII: 1932296815614587, DOI: 10.1177/1932296815614587, ISSN: 1932-2968.

Wiencek J, Nichols J. Issues in the practical implementation of POCT: overcoming challenges. Expert Rev. Mol. Diagn [print-electronic]. 2016; 16(4): 415-22. PMID: 26783053, DOI: 10.1586/14737159.2016.1141678, ISSN: 1744-8352.

Johnson DP, Lind C, Parker SE, Beuschel C, VanVliet S, Nichols J, Rauch CA, Lee B, Muething SE. Toward High-Value Care: A Quality Improvement Initiative to Reduce Unnecessary Repeat Complete Blood Counts and Basic Metabolic Panels on a Pediatric Hospitalist Service. Hosp Pediatr [print-electronic]. 2016 Jan; 6(1): 1-8. PMID: 26631502, PII: hpeds.2015-0099, DOI: 10.1542/hpeds.2015-0099, ISSN: 2154-1663.

Klonoff DC, Draznin B, Drincic A, Dungan K, Gianchandani R, Inzucchi SE, Nichols JH, Rice MJ, Seley JJ. PRIDE Statement on the Need for a Moratorium on the CMS Plan to Cite Hospitals for Performing Point-of-Care Capillary Blood Glucose Monitoring on Critically Ill Patients. J. Clin. Endocrinol. Metab [print-electronic]. 2015 Oct; 100(10): 3607-12. PMID: 26398626, DOI: 10.1210/jc.2015-2435, ISSN: 1945-7197.

Klonoff DC, Vigersky RA, Nichols JH, Rice MJ. Timely hospital glucose measurement: here today, gone tomorrow?. Mayo Clin. Proc [print-electronic]. 2014 Oct; 89(10): 1331-5. PMID: 25199860, PII: S0025-6196(14)00724-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.mayocp.2014.08.005, ISSN: 1942-5546.

Njoroge SW, Nichols JH. Risk management in the clinical laboratory. Ann Lab Med [print-electronic]. 2014 Jul; 34(4): 274-8. PMID: 24982831, PMCID: PMC4071183, DOI: 10.3343/alm.2014.34.4.274, ISSN: 2234-3814.

Butler J, Shapiro MD, Jassal DS, Neilan TG, Nichols J, Ferencik M, Brady TJ, Hoffmann U, Cury RC. Comparison of multidetector computed tomography and two-dimensional transthoracic echocardiography for left ventricular assessment in patients with heart failure. Am. J. Cardiol [print-electronic]. 2007 Jan 1/15/2007; 99(2): 247-9. PMID: 17223427, PII: S0002-9149(06)02014-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2006.08.021, ISSN: 0002-9149.