- Patient-centered discussions about prostate cancer screening: a real-world approachBarak Gaster
University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
Ann Intern Med 153:661-5. 2010..Although there is no way to make these discussions simple, this streamlined strategy can help patients and providers efficiently negotiate the complex and important decision of screening for prostate cancer...
- Randomized trial of web-based training about opioid therapy for chronic painMark D Sullivan
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
Clin J Pain 26:512-7. 2010..Therefore we conducted a trial to determine if an interactive web-based training focusing on shared decision-making for chronic opioid therapy improves knowledge and competence compared with exposure to practice guidelines...
- Brief report: Training internists in shared decision making about chronic opioid treatment for noncancer painMark D Sullivan
Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
J Gen Intern Med 21:360-2. 2006..The use of chronic opioids for noncancer pain is an increasingly common and difficult problem in primary care...
- Physicians' use of and attitudes toward electronic mail for patient communicationBarak Gaster
Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash, USA
J Gen Intern Med 18:385-9. 2003..08 to 0.59). Those physicians who reported using e-mail with patients reported high satisfaction with its use. Although physicians were concerned about the confidentiality of e-mail, few discussed this issue with patients...