J M Gill

Summary

Affiliation: Christiana Care Health System
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Benefits of a mobile, point-of-care anticoagulation therapy management program
    James M Gill
    Christiana Care Health Services, 1401 Foulk Road, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Improv 28:625-30. 2002
  2. pmc The impact of referral to a primary physician on cervical cancer screening
    J M Gill
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Christiana Care Health Services, 1401 Foulk Rd, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:451-4. 2001
  3. pmc Accuracy of screening for diabetic retinopathy by family physicians
    James M Gill
    Christiana Care Health Services, 1401 Foulk Rd, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
    Ann Fam Med 2:218-20. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of providing a medical home to the uninsured: evaluation of a statewide program
    James M Gill
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Christiana Care Health Services, Wilmington, Delaware and Department of Family Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 16:515-35. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Does continuity between prenatal and well-child care improve childhood immunizations?
    James M Gill
    Christiana Care Health Services, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
    Fam Med 34:274-80. 2002
  6. pmc Impact of provider continuity on quality of care for persons with diabetes mellitus
    James M Gill
    Health Services Research, Christiana Care Health Services, Wilmington, Del 19803, USA
    Ann Fam Med 1:162-70. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of systemic lupus erythematosus
    James M Gill
    Health Services Research Group, Christiana Care Health Services, Wilmington, Delaware 19803, USA
    Am Fam Physician 68:2179-86. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of continuity of care on emergency department use
    J M Gill
    Department of Family Medicine, Christiana Care Health Services, Wilmington, Del, USA
    Arch Fam Med 9:333-8. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint The role of provider continuity in preventing hospitalizations
    J M Gill
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Christiana Care Health System, Wilmington, Del, USA
    Arch Fam Med 7:352-7. 1998
  10. pmc The importance of continuity of care in the likelihood of future hospitalization: is site of care equivalent to a primary clinician?
    A G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Am J Public Health 88:1539-41. 1998

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. ncbi request reprint Benefits of a mobile, point-of-care anticoagulation therapy management program
    James M Gill
    Christiana Care Health Services, 1401 Foulk Road, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Improv 28:625-30. 2002
    ..Patients made office visits to the nurse and received patient education, point-of-care INR testing, and medication adjustment based on a physician-approved algorithm...
  2. pmc The impact of referral to a primary physician on cervical cancer screening
    J M Gill
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Christiana Care Health Services, 1401 Foulk Rd, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:451-4. 2001
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether referral to a primary physician led to an increase in screening for cervical cancer among women enrolled in Delaware Medicaid...
  3. pmc Accuracy of screening for diabetic retinopathy by family physicians
    James M Gill
    Christiana Care Health Services, 1401 Foulk Rd, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
    Ann Fam Med 2:218-20. 2004
    ..We wanted to examine the accuracy of family physicians' screening for diabetic retinopathy using standardized criteria and a nonmydriatic ophthalmoscope...
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of providing a medical home to the uninsured: evaluation of a statewide program
    James M Gill
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Christiana Care Health Services, Wilmington, Delaware and Department of Family Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 16:515-35. 2005
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  5. ncbi request reprint Does continuity between prenatal and well-child care improve childhood immunizations?
    James M Gill
    Christiana Care Health Services, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
    Fam Med 34:274-80. 2002
    ..This study determined whether continuity from prenatal to pediatric care is associated with higher immunization rates for low-income children in Delaware...
  6. pmc Impact of provider continuity on quality of care for persons with diabetes mellitus
    James M Gill
    Health Services Research, Christiana Care Health Services, Wilmington, Del 19803, USA
    Ann Fam Med 1:162-70. 2003
    ..One reason might be inadequate continuity of care. This study examined the association between provider continuity and completion of monitoring tests for patients with diabetes mellitus...
  7. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of systemic lupus erythematosus
    James M Gill
    Health Services Research Group, Christiana Care Health Services, Wilmington, Delaware 19803, USA
    Am Fam Physician 68:2179-86. 2003
    ..While an antinuclear antibody titer of less than 1:40 usually rules out systemic lupus erythematosus, patients with persistent, characteristic multisystem involvement may be evaluated for possible antinuclear antibody-negative disease...
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of continuity of care on emergency department use
    J M Gill
    Department of Family Medicine, Christiana Care Health Services, Wilmington, Del, USA
    Arch Fam Med 9:333-8. 2000
    ..To examine whether continuity of care with an individual health care provider is associated with the number of hospital emergency department (ED) visits in a statewide Medicaid population...
  9. ncbi request reprint The role of provider continuity in preventing hospitalizations
    J M Gill
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Christiana Care Health System, Wilmington, Del, USA
    Arch Fam Med 7:352-7. 1998
    ..To examine the association between provider continuity and future hospitalization in a Medicaid population, and to determine if this association is greater for ambulatory care-sensitive conditions...
  10. pmc The importance of continuity of care in the likelihood of future hospitalization: is site of care equivalent to a primary clinician?
    A G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Am J Public Health 88:1539-41. 1998
    ..This study examined the effect of continuity with clinicians and health care sites on likelihood of future hospitalization...
  11. ncbi request reprint New strategies for diagnosis and management of celiac disease
    Dyanne P Westerberg
    Family and Community Medicine, Christiana Care Health System, 1401 Foulk Rd, Wilmington, DE 19803 2764, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 106:145-51. 2006
    ..The only treatment for patients with celiac disease remains a gluten-free diet...
  12. doi request reprint Perception, intention, and action in adolescent obesity
    Heather Bittner Fagan
    Health Services Research, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Christiana Care Health System, Wilmington, Delaware 19801, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 21:555-61. 2008
    ..Insight into adolescents' weight-loss behavior is needed...
  13. pmc Relationship between continuity of care and diabetes control: evidence from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Arch G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29245, USA
    Am J Public Health 94:66-70. 2004
    ..We examined the relationship between continuity of care and diabetes control...
  14. ncbi request reprint Continuity of care and trust in one's physician: evidence from primary care in the United States and the United Kingdom
    A G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, USA
    Fam Med 33:22-7. 2001
    ..This study explored the relationship between continuity of care and trust in one's physician, particularly in terms of differences between the United States and the United Kingdom (UK)...
  15. ncbi request reprint The lack of screening for diabetic nephropathy: evidence from a privately insured population
    A G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Fam Med 33:115-9. 2001
    ..We examined the performance of screening tests for diabetic nephropathy in a population of privately insured individuals...
  16. ncbi request reprint Disagreement among health care professionals about the urgent care needs of emergency department patients
    J M Gill
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Medical Center of Delaware, Wilmington, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 28:474-9. 1996
    ..To assess agreement among health professionals with regard to the need for urgent care among emergency department patients...
  17. doi request reprint The association of family continuity with infant health service use
    Elizabeth C Clark
    Department of Family Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 1 Worlds Fair Drive, Somerset, NJ 08773, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 21:385-91. 2008
    ..Continuity of care is a fundamental component of family medicine that has been shown to improve health care quality. Family continuity, when different family members are seen by the same clinician or practice, has not been well studied...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prevention and treatment of osteoporosis in primary care offices
    James M Gill
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Christiana Care Health Services, Wilmington, Delaware 19801, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:473-80. 2003
    ..To examine the use of medications for prevention and treatment of osteoporosis and testing for osteoporosis for postmenopausal women in primary care offices...
  19. pmc Medical student exposure to components of the patient-centered medical home during required ambulatory clerkship rotations: implications for education
    John W Saultz
    Department of Family Medicine, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, USA
    Acad Med 85:965-73. 2010
    ..To determine the extent to which third-year medical students are exposed to elements of the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) during required family medicine (FM) clerkships and how this exposure varies among a sample of medical schools...
  20. ncbi request reprint Continuity of care and recognition of diabetes, hypertension, and hypercholesterolemia
    Richelle J Koopman
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:1357-61. 2003
    ..Continuity of care has been shown to have a variety of health benefits, but the effect of continuity of care on recognition of common chronic diseases has been underinvestigated...
  21. ncbi request reprint Cholesterol, transferrin saturation, and the development of dementia and Alzheimer's disease: results from an 18-year population-based cohort
    Arch G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, 295 Calhoun Street, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Fam Med 37:36-42. 2005
    ..This study examined the relationship between transferrin saturation (TS) and cholesterol to see if both are necessary to increase the risk for the subsequent development of AD...
  22. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of lyme disease
    Daniel L DePietropaolo
    Christiana Care Health Services, Wilmington, Delaware, USA
    Am Fam Physician 72:297-304. 2005
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Quality of outpatient care for diabetes mellitus in a national electronic health record network
    James M Gill
    Christiana Care Health System, Family and Community Medicine, Wilmington, DE, USA
    Am J Med Qual 21:13-7. 2006
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Iron, cholesterol, and the risk of cancer in an 18-year cohort
    Brian J Wells
    Department of Family Medicine, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 6:505-9. 2005
    ..51 (CI 1.10-2.08) and 1.61 (CI 1.07-2.43), respectively. These results support the theory that the iron induced oxidation of serum lipids is important in the pathogenesis of cancer...
  25. ncbi request reprint Does having an outpatient visit after hospital discharge reduce the likelihood of readmission?
    James M Gill
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Christiana Care Health System, Newark, Delaware, USA
    Del Med J 75:291-8. 2003
    ..To determine whether or not having an outpatient visit after hospital discharge is associated with a lower likelihood of readmission for a statewide Medicaid population...
  26. ncbi request reprint Should we screen for hemochromatosis? An examination of evidence of downstream effects on morbidity and mortality
    Arch G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:1769-74. 2002
    ..Population-based hemochromatosis screening has been suggested with the rationale that identification and treatment of subclinical disease would decrease morbidity and mortality due to hemochromatosis...
  27. ncbi request reprint Antihypertensive prescribing practices: impact of the antihypertensive and lipid-lowering treatment to prevent heart attack trial
    Marty S Player
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, 295 Calhoun Street, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 8:860-4. 2006
    ..Prescriptions for thiazides for patients with newly diagnosed hypertension increased after the publication of ALLHAT. Data from large national trials can have a considerable impact on prescribing practices...
  28. doi request reprint Quality of lipid management in outpatient care: a national study using electronic health records
    James M Gill
    Department of Family, Medicine at St Francis Hospital, Wilmington, Delaware, USA
    Am J Med Qual 23:375-81. 2008
    ..National EHR networks are excellent vehicles for large outpatient quality of care studies, particularly for measuring clinical outcomes such as lipid levels...
  29. ncbi request reprint The utility of a portable patient record for improving ongoing diabetes management
    Arch G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, 295 Calhoun Street, Post Office Box 250192, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Diabetes Educ 28:196-8, 200, 205-7. 2002
  30. ncbi request reprint Complex regional pain syndrome underdiagnosed
    Anna Quisel
    Family Medicine Center, 1401 Foulk Road, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
    J Fam Pract 54:524-32. 2005
    ..Some cases of post-fracture CRPS type 1 may be prevented with 500 mg vitamin C daily started upon diagnosis of fracture and continued through healing...
  31. ncbi request reprint Iron, lipids, and risk of cancer in the Framingham Offspring cohort
    Arch G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, 295 Calhoun Street, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:1115-22. 2005
    ..82, 95% CI: 1.50, 5.28; 14 cases). The results suggest that elevated serum iron levels coupled with either high VLDL-C or low HDL-C appear to interact to increase cancer risk in this cohort...
  32. pmc Transferrin saturation, dietary iron intake, and risk of cancer
    Arch G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Ann Fam Med 3:131-7. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the association of dietary iron intake and the risk of cancer among adults with increased transferrin saturation...
  33. ncbi request reprint Association of ferritin and lipids with C-reactive protein
    Arch G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Am J Cardiol 93:559-62. 2004
    ..71; 95% CI 1.28 to 2.27). These results suggest that both iron and lipids induce inflammation. Future research needs to focus on preventive medicine to decrease iron in patients with elevated lipids...
  34. pmc Elevated serum transferrin saturation and mortality
    Arch G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Ann Fam Med 2:133-8. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the relationship between elevated serum transferrin saturation and mortality...
  35. ncbi request reprint An electronic medical record-based intervention to improve quality of care for gastro-esophageal reflux disease (GERD) and atypical presentations of GERD
    Marty S Player
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Qual Prim Care 18:223-9. 2010
    ..We aimed to implement and evaluate an intervention to improve diagnosis and treatment for GERD and atypical GERD in primary care...
  36. ncbi request reprint The combined effect of transferrin saturation and low density lipoprotein on mortality
    Brian J Wells
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Fam Med 36:324-9. 2004
    ..This study examined whether adults with elevated iron, as measured by transferrin saturation (TS), and elevated LDL are at an increased risk for mortality...
  37. ncbi request reprint Do physicians in Delaware follow national guidelines for tobacco counseling?
    James M Gill
    Health Services Research, Christiana Care Health Services, Newark, Delaware, USA
    Del Med J 76:297-308. 2004
    ..This survey study examined tobacco cessation behaviors among physicians in Delaware as part of the state's tobacco control program called Plan for a Tobacco-Free Delaware...
  38. ncbi request reprint Guideline for diagnosis of primary hemochromatosis
    Anna Quisel
    Del Med J 74:295-306. 2002
    ..We hope that this guideline will increase awareness among clinicians that PH is much more common than previously suspected and will provide a standardized diagnostic approach to persons with symptoms and signs suggestive of PH...
  39. ncbi request reprint Treatment of hypercholesterolemia in patients with diabetes at a family practice office
    Deepa Camenga
    University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, USA
    Del Med J 75:415-20. 2003
    ..Patients with diabetes have an increased risk of developing coronary heart disease (CHD) and therefore need optimal management of hypercholesterolemia. Previous studies have shown that management of these patients remains suboptimal...
  40. ncbi request reprint The structure of primary care: framing a big picture
    James M Gill
    Fam Med 36:65-8. 2004
  41. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of Lyme disease
    Daniel L DePietropaolo
    Heartland Hospice, a Division of HCR Manor Care, Newark, DE, USA
    Del Med J 78:11-8. 2006
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Introduction to clinical guideline series
    James M Gill
    Del Med J 74:227-8. 2002
  43. ncbi request reprint Guideline for diagnosis of celiac disease
    Anna Quisel
    Del Med J 74:229-41. 2002
  44. ncbi request reprint The Medical Society of Delaware's Uniform Clinical Guidelines for diabetes: did they have a positive impact on quality of diabetes care?
    James M Gill
    Department of Family and Community Medicine at Christiana Care Health Services in Wilmington, Delaware, USA
    Del Med J 76:111-22. 2004
    ..The guidelines were sent to Delaware physicians in December 2001. This study examines whether implementation of the diabetes UCG had a positive impact on the quality of diabetes care in primary care offices...
  45. ncbi request reprint Use of antibiotics for adult upper respiratory infections in outpatient settings: a national ambulatory network study
    James M Gill
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University
    Fam Med 38:349-54. 2006
    ..This study examined antibiotic use for adult URIs in a large national network of offices that use electronic health records (EHRs)...