Nicole L. Nisly, MD

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Director, Complementary and Alternative Medicine Service
Associate Chair for Diversity, Department of Internal Medicine
Professor of Internal Medicine - General Internal Medicine

Contact Information

Primary Office
SE 603 GH
Iowa City, IA 52242
319-353-8583

Education

MD, Universidad Federal de Pernambuco Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil
Resident, Internal Medicine, Hospital Central do IASERJ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Resident, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Fellow, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Licensure and Certifications

Iowa Medical License - Iowa Board of Medicine

Publications

Imborek, K. L., Nisly, N. L., Hesseltine, M. J., Grienke, J., Zikmund, T. A., Dreyer, N. R., Blau, J. L., Hightower, M., Humble, R. M. & Krasowski, M. D. (2017). Preferred Names, Preferred Pronouns, and Gender Identity in the Electronic Medical Record and Laboratory Information System: Is Pathology Ready?. Journal of Pathology Informatics, 8, 42. PMID: 29114436.

Spector, M. L., Fischer, M., Dawson, D. V., Holmes, D. C., Kummet, C., Nisly, N. L. & Baker, K. A. (2012). Complementary and alternative medicine usage by patients of a dental school clinic. Special Care in Dentistry: Official Publication of the American Association of Hospital Dentists, the Academy of Dentistry for the Handicapped, and the American Society for Geriatric Dentistry, 32(5), 177-83. PMID: 22943769.

Nisly, N. L., Gryzlak, B. M., Zimmerman, M. B. & Wallace, R. B. (2010). Dietary supplement polypharmacy: an unrecognized public health problem. Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine: eCAM, 7(1), 107-13. PMID: 18955288.

Wallace, R. B., Gryzlak, B. M., Zimmerman, M. B. & Nisly, N. L. (2008). Application of FDA adverse event report data to the surveillance of dietary botanical supplements. The Annals of Pharmacotherapy, 42(5), 653-60. PMID: 18397972.

Tanaka, M. J., Gryzlak, B. M., Zimmerman, M. B., Nisly, N. L. & Wallace, R. B. (2008). Patterns of natural herb use by Asian and Pacific Islanders. Ethnicity & health, 13(2), 93-108. PMID: 18425709.

Gryzlak, B. M., Wallace, R. B., Zimmerman, M. B. & Nisly, N. L. (2007). National surveillance of herbal dietary supplement exposures: the poison control center experience. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety, 16(9), 947-57. PMID: 17613175.

Bardia, A., Nisly, N. L., Zimmerman, M. B., Gryzlak, B. M. & Wallace, R. B. (2007). Use of herbs among adults based on evidence-based indications: findings from the National Health Interview Survey. Mayo Clinic proceedings. Mayo Clinic, 82(5), 561-6. PMID: 17493422.

Ness, J., Cirillo, D. J., Weir, D. R., Nisly, N. L. & Wallace, R. B. (2005). Use of complementary medicine in older Americans: results from the Health and Retirement Study. The Gerontologist, 45(4), 516-24. PMID: 16051914.

Costanzo, E. S., Lutgendorf, S. K., Kohut, M. L., Nisly, N., Rozeboom, K., Spooner, S., Benda, J. & McElhaney, J. E. (2004). Mood and cytokine response to influenza virus in older adults. The Journals of Gerontology. Series A, Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, 59(12), 1328-33. PMID: 15699534.

Ness, J., Nisly, N. (2004). Cracking the problem of back pain: is chiropractic the answer. Archives of Internal Medicine, 164(18), 1953-4. PMID: 15477427.

Nisly, N. L., Ness, J. (2003). Polyherbacy. Aging Opportunities News, 1(7A), 198.

Ness, J., Nisly, N. (2003). Polyherbacy. Aging Opportunities News, 1(7A), 198.

Nisly, N. L. (2003). Role of DHEA in Modulation of Endothelial Function in Postmenopausal Women. General Clinical Research Center.

Ness, J., Johnson, D. & Nisly, N. (2003). "Polyherbacy": herbal supplements as a form of polypharmacy in older adults. The Journals of Gerontology. Series A, Biological Sciences and Medical Sciences, 58(5), M478. PMID: 12730260.

Ness, J., Johnson, D. & Nisly, N. (2003). Polyherbacy: Herbal Supplements as a form of polypharmacy in older adults. Journal of Gerontology: Medical Sciences, 58A(5), 478.

Rosenbaum, M. E., Nisly, N. L., Ferguson, K. J. & Kligman, E. W. (2002). Academic physicians and complementary and alternative medicine: an institutional survey. American Journal of Medical Quality: The Official Journal of the American College of Medical Quality, 17(1), 3-9. PMID: 11852675.

Gerdner, L. A., Nisly, N. L. & Glick, R. M. (2002). Complementary and Alternative Medicine Modalities. In D. K. Weiner , K. Herr & T. E. Rudy (Eds.) Persistent Pain in Older Adults: an Interdisciplinary Guide for Treatment. pp. 241-74. Springer Publishing Company, Inc..

Bardia, A., Nisly, N. L., Zimmerman, M. B., Gryzlak, B. M. & Wallace, R. B. (2002). Do adults consume herbal supplements based on their scientific merit. American Journal of Medicine.

Nisly, N. L. (2001). Complementary and Alternative Medicine. In Women's Health Sourcebook. American Health Consultants, Inc..

Klepser, T. B., Nisly, N. (2000). 5-Hydroxytryptophan (5-HTP) for Treatment of Depression. Alternative Medicine Alert, 3(11), 121-32.

Klepser, T. B., Nisly, N. (2000). Chondroitin for the treatment of osteoarthritis pain. Alternative Medicine Alert, 3(8), 85-9.

Klepser, T. B., Nisly, N. (2000). Turmeric (Curcuma longa) as an anti-inflammatory for arthritis. Alternative Medicine Alert, 3(4), 44-7.

Nisly, N. L., Klepser, T. B. (2000). Hypnosis for treatment of acute, malignancy-related, and chronic pain. Alternative Medicine Alert, 3(3), 30-34.

Nisly, N. L. (2000). Mechanism and Safety. Alternative Therapy in Women's Health, 2(9), 65-7.

Klepser, T. B., Nisly, N. (1999). Yohimbine for the treatment of impotence. Alternative Medicine Alert, 2(7), 78-82.

Klepser, T. B., Nisly, N. (1999). Chaste tree berry for premenstrual syndrome. Alternative Medicine Alert, 2(6), 64-7.

Klepser, T. B., Nisly, N. (1999). Astragalus as adjunctive therapy in immunocompromised patients. Alternative Medicine Alert, 2(11), 125-8.

Nisly, N. L., Klepser, T. B. (1999). Phytoestrogens for the prevention and treatment of osteoporosis. Alternative Medicine Alert, 2(12), 138-42.

Nisly, N. L. (1998). Influenza Vaccination.