Timothy H Self

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Cardioselective beta-blocker treatment of hypertension in patients with asthma: when do benefits outweigh risks?
    Timothy H Self
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, USA
    J Asthma 49:947-51. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Are we failing to document adequate smoking histories? A brief review 1999-2009
    Timothy H Self
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 26:1691-6. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Inhalation therapy: Help patients avoid these mistakes
    Timothy H Self
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA Email
    J Fam Pract 60:714-21. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Preventing emergency department visits and hospitalizations for asthma by use of oral corticosteroids at home: are we adhering to national guidelines?
    Timothy H Self
    College of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center and Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    J Asthma 47:1123-7. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Inadequate documentation of asthma management in hospitalized adult patients
    Lori B Arnold
    Methodist University Hospital and University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 910 Madison Avenue, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    South Med J 102:510-4. 2009
  6. doi request reprint An evaluation of inhaled bronchodilator therapy in patients hospitalized for non-life-threatening COPD exacerbations
    J Andrew Woods
    Wingate University School of Pharmacy, Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    South Med J 104:742-5. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Rifampin hepatotoxicity associated with treatment of latent tuberculosis infection
    Francis F Fountain
    TB Clinic, Memphis and Shelby County Health Department, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Am J Med Sci 337:317-20. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Peak expiratory flow in bed? A comparison of 3 positions
    Jessica L Wallace
    Department of Pharmacy, Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Respir Care 58:494-7. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Comparison of initial warfarin response in obese patients versus non-obese patients
    Jessica L Wallace
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center UTHSC, 881 Madison Ave, Room 235, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 36:96-101. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in peak flow meter use
    Christopher K Finch
    Methodist University Hospital and College of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN, USA
    Nurse Pract 32:46-8. 2007

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  1. doi request reprint Cardioselective beta-blocker treatment of hypertension in patients with asthma: when do benefits outweigh risks?
    Timothy H Self
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, USA
    J Asthma 49:947-51. 2012
    ..This review summarizes the risks versus benefits of using cardioselective beta-blockers in the treatment of hypertension in patients with asthma...
  2. ncbi request reprint Are we failing to document adequate smoking histories? A brief review 1999-2009
    Timothy H Self
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 26:1691-6. 2010
    ..Failure to adequately document the smoking history may result in the misdiagnosis and management of asthma, and may be associated with a deficiency of care in patients with cardiovascular disease and several other common diseases...
  3. ncbi request reprint Inhalation therapy: Help patients avoid these mistakes
    Timothy H Self
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA Email
    J Fam Pract 60:714-21. 2011
    ..Faulty technique can sabotage the best of treatment plans for asthma and COPD. Here are some common errors and how you can help patients avoid them...
  4. ncbi request reprint Preventing emergency department visits and hospitalizations for asthma by use of oral corticosteroids at home: are we adhering to national guidelines?
    Timothy H Self
    College of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center and Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    J Asthma 47:1123-7. 2010
    ..As a routine component of written action plans, OCS treatment at home is associated with reduced emergency department (ED) visits and hospitalizations as well as decreased mortality...
  5. doi request reprint Inadequate documentation of asthma management in hospitalized adult patients
    Lori B Arnold
    Methodist University Hospital and University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 910 Madison Avenue, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    South Med J 102:510-4. 2009
    ..Additionally, an inadequate number of patients were receiving ICS for maintenance therapy. Based on these findings, mechanisms are needed to ensure appropriate documentation and optimal care...
  6. doi request reprint An evaluation of inhaled bronchodilator therapy in patients hospitalized for non-life-threatening COPD exacerbations
    J Andrew Woods
    Wingate University School of Pharmacy, Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    South Med J 104:742-5. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the incidence and potential implications of missed scheduled nebulized bronchodilator therapy in the setting of acute, non-life-threatening COPD exacerbations...
  7. doi request reprint Rifampin hepatotoxicity associated with treatment of latent tuberculosis infection
    Francis F Fountain
    TB Clinic, Memphis and Shelby County Health Department, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Am J Med Sci 337:317-20. 2009
    ..To determine the occurrence of hepatotoxicity associated with rifampin treatment of latent tuberculosis infection in patients from a public health tuberculosis clinic...
  8. doi request reprint Peak expiratory flow in bed? A comparison of 3 positions
    Jessica L Wallace
    Department of Pharmacy, Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Respir Care 58:494-7. 2013
    ..In the hospital setting, PEF values are often ordered to assess response to asthma therapy for exacerbations. We have observed that the PEF is sometimes performed with the patient in bed...
  9. doi request reprint Comparison of initial warfarin response in obese patients versus non-obese patients
    Jessica L Wallace
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center UTHSC, 881 Madison Ave, Room 235, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    J Thromb Thrombolysis 36:96-101. 2013
    ..6 ± 0.3 and 7.6 ± 0.5 vs. 5 ± 0.3 mg) and MDD (6.7 ± 0.5 and 6.7 ± 0.7 vs. 4.4 ± 0.5 mg). Compared to normal weight, obese and morbidly obese patients had a decreased initial response to warfarin...
  10. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in peak flow meter use
    Christopher K Finch
    Methodist University Hospital and College of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN, USA
    Nurse Pract 32:46-8. 2007
  11. doi request reprint Intracerebral hemorrhage secondary to a warfarin-metronidazole interaction
    Amanda Howard-Thompson
    Department of Pharmacy, Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38104, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 6:33-6. 2008
    ..It has been >25 years since the interaction between warfarin and metronidazole was last reported in the literature. The current case report represents the first documentation of this interaction associated with intracerebral hemorrhage...
  12. ncbi request reprint Maintenance asthma treatment with fluticasone/salmeterol combination via Diskus: effect on outcomes in inner-city children enrolled in TennCare
    William T Nguyen
    University of Tennessee and LeBonheur Children s Medical Center, 910 Madison Avenue, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Allergy Asthma Proc 26:129-34. 2005
    ..49-0.90; p = 0.005). Our results suggest that fluticasone/salmeterol combination via Diskus is associated with a reduction in risk of acute exacerbations of asthma in inner-city children, including ED visits and hospitalizations...
  13. ncbi request reprint Asthma treatment protocols in the emergency department: are they effective?
    Timothy H Self
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA
    J Asthma 44:243-8. 2007
    ..Persistent education of ED staff regarding protocols based on current management guidelines and adoption of easy-to-use forms can facilitate improved care of patients with asthma in the ED...
  14. ncbi request reprint Premenstrual asthma: emphasis on drug therapy options
    Amy M Redmond
    UT Bowld Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    J Asthma 41:687-93. 2004
    ..Further double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled studies are required before the optimal drug therapy for premenstrual asthma is established...
  15. doi request reprint Smoking and asthma
    Megan Stapleton
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, Texas Tech University Health Science Center, Dallas, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:313-22. 2011
    ..The purpose of this review is to describe the current understanding of the prevalence and adverse effects of cigarette smoking and secondhand smoke (SHS) in asthmatics in terms of patient outcomes and response to inhaled corticosteroids...
  16. doi request reprint Inhaled corticosteroids should be initiated before discharge from the emergency department in patients with persistent asthma
    Timothy H Self
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, USA
    J Asthma 46:974-9. 2009
    ..Lack of initiation of ICS with appropriate patient education before discharge from the ED in patients with persistent asthma is common but unfortunately associated with continued poor patient outcomes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Reducing emergency department visits and hospitalizations in African American and Hispanic patients with asthma: a 15-year review
    Timothy H Self
    College of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Methodist Healthcare University Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, USA
    J Asthma 42:807-12. 2005
    ..Written action plans, including early use of oral corticosteroids at home, and rapport with patients are other key components of programs that have resulted in a decrease in ED visits and hospitalizations...
  18. ncbi request reprint Incorrect use of peak flow meters: are you observing your patients?
    Timothy H Self
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA
    J Asthma 51:566-72. 2014
    ..Conclusion: Many pediatric and adult patients do not use PFM correctly. Clinicians should regularly observe patients use PFM to detect errors and help ensure correct use and accurate PEF measurements. ..
  19. ncbi request reprint Inadequate skill of healthcare professionals in using asthma inhalation devices
    Timothy H Self
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, USA
    J Asthma 44:593-8. 2007
    ..Practical solutions to this problem are needed to enhance the care of asthma patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in the use of peak flow meters and their effect on peak expiratory flow
    Timothy H Self
    Colleges of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 25:526-30. 2005
    ..To determine if gender differences in the skill of using peak flow meters affect peak expiratory flow (PEF)...
  21. doi request reprint Does it really matter what volume to exhale before using asthma inhalation devices?
    Timothy H Self
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    J Asthma 46:212-6. 2009
    ..Both patients and health care professionals need education to help ensure correct use of MDI and other asthma inhalation devices, including instruction to first exhale gently to RV or FRC before inhaling the medication...
  22. ncbi request reprint Potential role of leukotriene modifiers in the treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Justin B Usery
    Department of Pharmacy, Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38104, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 28:1183-7. 2008
    ..Further studies are needed to determine the precise role of leukotriene modifiers in the treatment of COPD...
  23. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of warfarin dose requirements in patients with chronic kidney disease and end-stage renal disease
    Sami A Sakaan
    Department of Pharmacy, Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee
    Pharmacotherapy 34:695-702. 2014
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate warfarin dosing requirements and time to reach therapeutic international normalized ratio (INR) in patients with CKD stages 3-5 and ESRD compared with patients with normal kidney function (NKF)...
  24. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of inhaled corticosteroids administered once daily for asthma
    Timothy H Self
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Tennessee, 26 S Dunlap, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Am J Manag Care 9:91-9; quiz 100-2. 2003
    ..Some studies suggest late afternoon/early evening dosing is preferable to single daily dosing in the morning...
  25. ncbi request reprint Lower serum digoxin concentrations in heart failure and reassessment of laboratory report forms
    Roya M Sameri
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Tennessee, Memphis 38163, USA
    Am J Med Sci 324:10-3. 2002
    ..0 ng/mL on computerized and paper laboratory report forms may guide clinicians to avoid unnecessarily high SDC, thus minimizing risk of digoxin toxicity without sacrificing therapeutic benefit for heart failure...
  26. ncbi request reprint Hydralazine-induced lupus: maintaining vigilance with increased use in patients with heart failure
    Shannon W Finks
    Methodist University Hospital, and University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN, USA
    South Med J 99:18-22. 2006
    ..To review data concerning the incidence and danger of hydralazine-induced systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and review how best to monitor patients placed on chronic hydralazine therapy...
  27. ncbi request reprint Reassessment of theophylline use for severe asthma exacerbation: is it justified in critically ill hospitalized patients?
    Timothy H Self
    Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, USA
    J Asthma 39:677-86. 2002
    ..Further clinical research is needed to verify the value of theophylline in adults and children with severe asthma exacerbations and impending respiratory failure...
  28. pmc Integration of first- and second-year introductory pharmacy practice experiences
    Catherine M Crill
    University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 910 Madison Ave, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Am J Pharm Educ 73:50. 2009
    ..To describe the integration of a first- and second-year introductory pharmacy practice experience (IPPE) involving direct patient contact in hospitals and clinics as a means of more efficiently using academic and preceptor resources...
  29. ncbi request reprint Isoniazid hepatotoxicity associated with treatment of latent tuberculosis infection: a 7-year evaluation from a public health tuberculosis clinic
    Francis F Fountain
    College of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 910 Madison Ave, Room 308, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Chest 128:116-23. 2005
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  30. ncbi request reprint Fluconazole-carbamazepine interaction
    Christopher K Finch
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis 38163, USA
    South Med J 95:1099-100. 2002
    ..Since fluconazole is a known inhibitor of the cytochrome P450 enzyme system, this suggests an inhibition of carbamazepine metabolism...
  31. ncbi request reprint Does heart failure exacerbation increase response to warfarin? A critical review of the literature
    Timothy H Self
    College of Pharmacy, University of Tennessee Health Science Center Methodist University Hospital, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Curr Med Res Opin 22:2089-94. 2006
    ..Less attention has been focused on the effect of disease states on the response to oral anticoagulants. Decompensated heart failure is reported to increase response to warfarin, but documentation is limited...
  32. ncbi request reprint Rifampin and rifabutin drug interactions: an update
    Christopher K Finch
    Department of Clinical Pharmacy, University of Tennessee, 26 S Dunlap, Suite 210, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:985-92. 2002
    ..New rifampin and rifabutin interactions will be discovered with further investigations...