Barak Gaster

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Patient-centered discussions about prostate cancer screening: a real-world approach
    Barak Gaster
    University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Ann Intern Med 153:661-5. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Randomized trial of web-based training about opioid therapy for chronic pain
    Mark D Sullivan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Clin J Pain 26:512-7. 2010
  3. pmc Brief report: Training internists in shared decision making about chronic opioid treatment for noncancer pain
    Mark D Sullivan
    Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:360-2. 2006
  4. pmc Physicians' use of and attitudes toward electronic mail for patient communication
    Barak Gaster
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:385-9. 2003

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Patient-centered discussions about prostate cancer screening: a real-world approach
    Barak 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...
  2. doi request reprint Randomized trial of web-based training about opioid therapy for chronic pain
    Mark 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...
  3. pmc Brief report: Training internists in shared decision making about chronic opioid treatment for noncancer pain
    Mark 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...
  4. pmc Physicians' use of and attitudes toward electronic mail for patient communication
    Barak 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...