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John M.Salsman PhD

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionWake Forest School of Medicine
DepartmentSocial Sciences & Health Policy (Public Health Sciences)
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    K07CA158008     (SALSMAN, JOHN)Sep 22, 2011 - Feb 28, 2017
    NIH
    Assessment, Development and Application of Positive Psychology Science for Cancer
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R03CA184560     (SALSMAN, JOHN)Sep 1, 2014 - Jun 30, 2017
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    Meta-Analysis of Positive Psychology Interventions for Cancer (MAPPIC)
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R01CA218398     (SALSMAN, JOHN)Jul 1, 2017 - Jun 30, 2022
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    Optimizing health related quality of life measurement in adolescent and young adult oncology: A PROMISing solution
    Role: Principal Investigator

    R01CA242849     (SALSMAN, JOHN)Jul 5, 2019 - Jun 30, 2023
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    Using MOST to EMPOWER: Optimizing an Emotion Regulation Intervention to Enhance Well-being Among Young Adult Cancer Survivors
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Salsman JM, McLouth LE, Cohn M, Tooze JA, Sorkin M, Moskowitz JT. A Web-Based, Positive Emotion Skills Intervention for Enhancing Posttreatment Psychological Well-Being in Young Adult Cancer Survivors (EMPOWER): Protocol for a Single-Arm Feasibility Trial. JMIR Res Protoc. 2020 May 28; 9(5):e17078. PMID: 32463014.
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    2. Salsman JM, Schalet BD, Park CL, George L, Steger MF, Hahn EA, Snyder MA, Cella D. Assessing meaning & purpose in life: development and validation of an item bank and short forms for the NIH PROMIS®. Qual Life Res. 2020 Aug; 29(8):2299-2310. PMID: 32306302.
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    3. Haselmayer D, Salsman JM, Cella D, Koller A. Psychometric Evaluation of the Patient-Related Nausea and Vomiting Management Barriers Questionnaire. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2020 08; 60(2):439-448. PMID: 32276096.
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    4. Perez GK, Salsman JM, Fladeboe K, Kirchhoff AC, Park ER, Rosenberg AR. Taboo Topics in Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology: Strategies for Managing Challenging but Important Conversations Central to Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Survivorship. Am Soc Clin Oncol Educ Book. 2020 Mar; 40:1-15. PMID: 32324424.
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    5. Victorson D, Murphy K, Benedict C, Horowitz B, Maletich C, Cordero E, Salsman JM, Smith K, Sanford S. A randomized pilot study of mindfulness-based stress reduction in a young adult cancer sample: Feasibility, acceptability, and changes in patient reported outcomes. Psychooncology. 2020 05; 29(5):841-850. PMID: 32040222.
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    6. Salsman JM, Pustejovsky JE, Schueller SM, Hernandez R, Berendsen M, McLouth LES, Moskowitz JT. Psychosocial interventions for cancer survivors: A meta-analysis of effects on positive affect. J Cancer Surviv. 2019 Dec; 13(6):943-955. PMID: 31741250.
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    7. Victorson D, Garcia SF, Sanford S, Snyder MA, Lampert S, Salsman JM. A Qualitative Focus Group Study to Illuminate the Lived Emotional and Social Impacts of Cancer and Its Treatment on Young Adults. J Adolesc Young Adult Oncol. 2019 12; 8(6):649-659. PMID: 31329494.
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    8. Merluzzi TV, Pustejovsky JE, Philip EJ, Sohl SJ, Berendsen M, Salsman JM. Interventions to enhance self-efficacy in cancer patients: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. Psychooncology. 2019 09; 28(9):1781-1790. PMID: 31206917.
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    9. Salsman JM, Schalet BD, Merluzzi TV, Park CL, Hahn EA, Snyder MA, Cella D. Calibration and initial validation of a general self-efficacy item bank and short form for the NIH PROMIS®. Qual Life Res. 2019 Sep; 28(9):2513-2523. PMID: 31140041.
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    10. Moskowitz JT, Cheung EO, Snowberg KE, Verstaen A, Merrilees J, Salsman JM, Dowling GA. Randomized controlled trial of a facilitated online positive emotion regulation intervention for dementia caregivers. Health Psychol. 2019 May; 38(5):391-402. PMID: 31045422.
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    11. Park CL, Pustejovsky JE, Trevino K, Sherman AC, Esposito C, Berendsen M, Salsman JM. Effects of psychosocial interventions on meaning and purpose in adults with cancer: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Cancer. 2019 07 15; 125(14):2383-2393. PMID: 31034600.
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    12. Salsman JM, Bingen K, Barr RD, Freyer DR. Understanding, measuring, and addressing the financial impact of cancer on adolescents and young adults. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2019 07; 66(7):e27660. PMID: 30756484.
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    13. Goyal NG, Ip EH, Salsman JM, Avis NE. Spirituality and physical health status: a longitudinal examination of reciprocal effects in breast cancer survivors. Support Care Cancer. 2019 Jun; 27(6):2229-2235. PMID: 30317432.
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    14. Salsman JM, Park CL, Hahn EA, Snyder MA, George LS, Steger MF, Merluzzi T, Cella D. Refining and supplementing candidate measures of psychological well-being for the NIH PROMIS®: qualitative results from a mixed cancer sample. Qual Life Res. 2018 Sep; 27(9):2471-2476. PMID: 29926344.
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    15. Sanford SD, Beaumont JL, Snyder MA, Reichek J, Salsman JM. Clinical research participation among adolescent and young adults at an NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center and affiliated pediatric hospital. Support Care Cancer. 2017 05; 25(5):1579-1586. PMID: 28074288.
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    16. Kinahan KE, Kircher S, Altman J, Rademaker A, Salsman JM, Didwania A, O'Brien B, Patel AC, Sanford SD. Promoting the Shared-Care Model for Adolescent and Young Adults With Cancer: Optimizing Referrals and Care Coordination With Primary Care Providers. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2017 01; 15(1):38-44. PMID: 28040718.
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    17. Cheung EO, Cohn MA, Dunn LB, Melisko ME, Morgan S, Penedo FJ, Salsman JM, Shumay DM, Moskowitz JT. A randomized pilot trial of a positive affect skill intervention (lessons in linking affect and coping) for women with metastatic breast cancer. Psychooncology. 2017 Dec; 26(12):2101-2108. PMID: 27862646.
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    18. Vergo MT, Whyman J, Li Z, Kestel J, James SL, Rector C, Salsman JM. Assessing Preparatory Grief in Advanced Cancer Patients as an Independent Predictor of Distress in an American Population. J Palliat Med. 2017 01; 20(1):48-52. PMID: 27585066.
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    19. Munoz AR, Kaiser K, Yanez B, Victorson D, Garcia SF, Snyder MA, Salsman JM. Cancer experiences and health-related quality of life among racial and ethnic minority survivors of young adult cancer: a mixed methods study. Support Care Cancer. 2016 12; 24(12):4861-4870. PMID: 27435322.
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    20. Park CL, Masters KS, Salsman JM, Wachholtz A, Clements AD, Salmoirago-Blotcher E, Trevino K, Wischenka DM. Advancing our understanding of religion and spirituality in the context of behavioral medicine. J Behav Med. 2017 Feb; 40(1):39-51. PMID: 27342616.
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    21. Salsman JM, Pustejovsky JE, Park CL, Sherman AC, Merluzzi TV, Danhauer SC, Jim HS, Fitchett G. Reply to the association between religion/spirituality and mental health in cancer. Cancer. 2016 08 01; 122(15):2441-2. PMID: 27197776.
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    22. Salsman JM, Yanez B, Smith KN, Beaumont JL, Snyder MA, Barnes K, Clayman ML. Documentation of Fertility Preservation Discussions for Young Adults With Cancer: Examining Compliance With Treatment Guidelines. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2016 03; 14(3):301-9. PMID: 26957616.
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    23. Beaumont JL, Salsman JM, Diaz J, Deen KC, McCann L, Powles T, Hackshaw MD, Motzer RJ, Cella D. Quality-adjusted time without symptoms or toxicity analysis of pazopanib versus sunitinib in patients with renal cell carcinoma. Cancer. 2016 Apr 01; 122(7):1108-15. PMID: 27000445.
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    24. Cessna JM, Jim HS, Sutton SK, Asvat Y, Small BJ, Salsman JM, Zachariah B, Fishman M, Field T, Fernandez H, Perez L, Jacobsen PB. Evaluation of the psychometric properties of the PROMIS Cancer Fatigue Short Form with cancer patients. J Psychosom Res. 2016 Feb; 81:9-13. PMID: 26800633.
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    25. Salsman JM, Fitchett G, Merluzzi TV, Sherman AC, Park CL. Religion, spirituality, and health outcomes in cancer: A case for a meta-analytic investigation. Cancer. 2015 Nov 01; 121(21):3754-9. PMID: 26258400.
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    26. Salsman JM, Pustejovsky JE, Jim HS, Munoz AR, Merluzzi TV, George L, Park CL, Danhauer SC, Sherman AC, Snyder MA, Fitchett G. A meta-analytic approach to examining the correlation between religion/spirituality and mental health in cancer. Cancer. 2015 Nov 01; 121(21):3769-78. PMID: 26258536.
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    27. Park CL, Sherman AC, Jim HS, Salsman JM. Religion/spirituality and health in the context of cancer: Cross-domain integration, unresolved issues, and future directions. Cancer. 2015 Nov 01; 121(21):3789-94. PMID: 26258608.
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    28. Sherman AC, Merluzzi TV, Pustejovsky JE, Park CL, George L, Fitchett G, Jim HS, Munoz AR, Danhauer SC, Snyder MA, Salsman JM. A meta-analytic review of religious or spiritual involvement and social health among cancer patients. Cancer. 2015 Nov 01; 121(21):3779-88. PMID: 26258730.
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    29. Jim HS, Pustejovsky JE, Park CL, Danhauer SC, Sherman AC, Fitchett G, Merluzzi TV, Munoz AR, George L, Snyder MA, Salsman JM. Religion, spirituality, and physical health in cancer patients: A meta-analysis. Cancer. 2015 Nov 01; 121(21):3760-8. PMID: 26258868.
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    30. Kinahan KE, Sanford S, Sadak KT, Salsman JM, Danner-Koptik K, Didwania A. Models of Cancer Survivorship Care for Adolescents and Young Adults. Semin Oncol Nurs. 2015 Aug; 31(3):251-9. PMID: 26210203.
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    31. DeBo RJ, Register TC, Caudell DL, Sempowski GD, Dugan G, Gray S, Owzar K, Jiang C, Bourland JD, Chao NJ, Cline JM. Molecular and cellular profiling of acute responses to total body radiation exposure in ovariectomized female cynomolgus macaques. Int J Radiat Biol. 2015 Jun; 91(6):510-8. PMID: 25786585.
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    32. Salsman JM, Schalet BD, Andrykowski MA, Cella D. The impact of events scale: a comparison of frequency versus severity approaches to measuring cancer-specific distress. Psychooncology. 2015 Dec; 24(12):1738-45. PMID: 25773193.
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    33. Munoz AR, Salsman JM, Stein KD, Cella D. Reference values of the Functional Assessment of Chronic Illness Therapy-Spiritual Well-Being: a report from the American Cancer Society's studies of cancer survivors. Cancer. 2015 Jun 01; 121(11):1838-44. PMID: 25712603.
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    34. Kupst MJ, Butt Z, Stoney CM, Griffith JW, Salsman JM, Folkman S, Cella D. Assessment of stress and self-efficacy for the NIH Toolbox for Neurological and Behavioral Function. Anxiety Stress Coping. 2015; 28(5):531-44. PMID: 25577948.
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    35. Salsman JM, Beaumont JL, Wortman K, Yan Y, Friend J, Cella D. Brief versions of the FACIT-fatigue and FAACT subscales for patients with non-small cell lung cancer cachexia. Support Care Cancer. 2015 May; 23(5):1355-64. PMID: 25351456.
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    36. Zebrack B, Kwak M, Salsman J, Cousino M, Meeske K, Aguilar C, Embry L, Block R, Hayes-Lattin B, Cole S. The relationship between posttraumatic stress and posttraumatic growth among adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer patients. Psychooncology. 2015 Feb; 24(2):162-8. PMID: 24916740.
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    37. Salsman JM, Garcia SF, Yanez B, Sanford SD, Snyder MA, Victorson D. Physical, emotional, and social health differences between posttreatment young adults with cancer and matched healthy controls. Cancer. 2014 Aug 01; 120(15):2247-54. PMID: 24888335.
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    38. Sanford SD, Zhao F, Salsman JM, Chang VT, Wagner LI, Fisch MJ. Symptom burden among young adults with breast or colorectal cancer. Cancer. 2014 Aug 01; 120(15):2255-63. PMID: 24890659.
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    39. Ravens-Sieberer U, Devine J, Bevans K, Riley AW, Moon J, Salsman JM, Forrest CB. Subjective well-being measures for children were developed within the PROMIS project: presentation of first results. J Clin Epidemiol. 2014 Feb; 67(2):207-18. PMID: 24295987.
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    40. Peterman AH, Reeve CL, Winford EC, Cotton S, Salsman JM, McQuellon R, Tsevat J, Campbell C. Measuring meaning and peace with the FACIT-spiritual well-being scale: distinction without a difference? Psychol Assess. 2014 Mar; 26(1):127-37. PMID: 24188147.
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    41. Salsman JM, Lai JS, Hendrie HC, Butt Z, Zill N, Pilkonis PA, Peterson C, Stoney CM, Brouwers P, Cella D. Assessing psychological well-being: self-report instruments for the NIH Toolbox. Qual Life Res. 2014 Feb; 23(1):205-15. PMID: 23771709.
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    42. Yanez B, Garcia SF, Victorson D, Salsman JM. Distress among young adult cancer survivors: a cohort study. Support Care Cancer. 2013 Sep; 21(9):2403-8. PMID: 23568764.
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    43. Salsman JM, Victorson D, Choi SW, Peterman AH, Heinemann AW, Nowinski C, Cella D. Development and validation of the positive affect and well-being scale for the neurology quality of life (Neuro-QOL) measurement system. Qual Life Res. 2013 Nov; 22(9):2569-80. PMID: 23526093.
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    44. Salsman JM, Butt Z, Pilkonis PA, Cyranowski JM, Zill N, Hendrie HC, Kupst MJ, Kelly MA, Bode RK, Choi SW, Lai JS, Griffith JW, Stoney CM, Brouwers P, Knox SS, Cella D. Emotion assessment using the NIH Toolbox. Neurology. 2013 Mar 12; 80(11 Suppl 3):S76-86. PMID: 23479549.
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    45. Cyranowski JM, Zill N, Bode R, Butt Z, Kelly MA, Pilkonis PA, Salsman JM, Cella D. Assessing social support, companionship, and distress: National Institute of Health (NIH) Toolbox Adult Social Relationship Scales. Health Psychol. 2013 Mar; 32(3):293-301. PMID: 23437856.
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    46. Pilkonis PA, Choi SW, Salsman JM, Butt Z, Moore TL, Lawrence SM, Zill N, Cyranowski JM, Kelly MA, Knox SS, Cella D. Assessment of self-reported negative affect in the NIH Toolbox. Psychiatry Res. 2013 Mar 30; 206(1):88-97. PMID: 23083918.
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    47. Salsman JM, Grunberg SM, Beaumont JL, Rogers M, Paul D, Clayman ML, Cella D. Communicating about chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting: a comparison of patient and provider perspectives. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2012 Feb; 10(2):149-57. PMID: 22308514.
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    48. Salsman JM, Garcia SF, Lai JS, Cella D. Have a little faith: measuring the impact of illness on positive and negative aspects of faith. Psychooncology. 2012 Dec; 21(12):1357-61. PMID: 21905161.
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    49. Lai JS, Garcia SF, Salsman JM, Rosenbloom S, Cella D. The psychosocial impact of cancer: evidence in support of independent general positive and negative components. Qual Life Res. 2012 Mar; 21(2):195-207. PMID: 21643875.
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    50. Salsman JM, Yost KJ, West DW, Cella D. Spiritual well-being and health-related quality of life in colorectal cancer: a multi-site examination of the role of personal meaning. Support Care Cancer. 2011 Jun; 19(6):757-64. PMID: 20405147.
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    51. Burris JL, Brechting EH, Salsman J, Carlson CR. Factors associated with the psychological well-being and distress of university students. J Am Coll Health. 2009 Mar-Apr; 57(5):536-43. PMID: 19254895.
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    52. Salsman JM, Segerstrom SC, Brechting EH, Carlson CR, Andrykowski MA. Posttraumatic growth and PTSD symptomatology among colorectal cancer survivors: a 3-month longitudinal examination of cognitive processing. Psychooncology. 2009 Jan; 18(1):30-41. PMID: 18481837.
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    53. K Harper FW, Schmidt JE, Beacham AO, Salsman JM, Averill AJ, Graves KD, Andrykowski MA. The role of social cognitive processing theory and optimism in positive psychosocial and physical behavior change after cancer diagnosis and treatment. Psychooncology. 2007 Jan; 16(1):79-91. PMID: 16915564.
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    54. Gaugler JE, Pavlik E, Salsman JM, Andrykowski MA. Psychological and behavioral impact of receipt of a "normal" ovarian cancer screening test. Prev Med. 2006 Jun; 42(6):463-70. PMID: 16563482.
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    55. Andrykowski MA, Schmidt JE, Salsman JM, Beacham AO, Jacobsen PB. Use of a case definition approach to identify cancer-related fatigue in women undergoing adjuvant therapy for breast cancer. J Clin Oncol. 2005 Sep 20; 23(27):6613-22. PMID: 16170168.
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    56. Salsman JM, Brown TL, Brechting EH, Carlson CR. The link between religion and spirituality and psychological adjustment: the mediating role of optimism and social support. Pers Soc Psychol Bull. 2005 Apr; 31(4):522-35. PMID: 15743986.
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    57. Andrykowski MA, Boerner LM, Salsman JM, Pavlik E. Psychological response to test results in an ovarian cancer screening program: a prospective, longitudinal study. Health Psychol. 2004 Nov; 23(6):622-30. PMID: 15546230.
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    58. Salsman JM, Pavlik E, Boerner LM, Andrykowski MA. Clinical, demographic, and psychological characteristics of new, asymptomatic participants in a transvaginal ultrasound screening program for ovarian cancer. Prev Med. 2004 Aug; 39(2):315-22. PMID: 15226040.
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