B Brent Simmons

Summary

Affiliation: Drexel University College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Transient ischemic attack: Part I. Diagnosis and evaluation
    B Brent Simmons
    Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19127, USA
    Am Fam Physician 86:521-6. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Transient ischemic attack: Part II. Risk factor modification and treatment
    B Brent Simmons
    Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19127, USA
    Am Fam Physician 86:527-32. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Current guidelines on antiplatelet agents for secondary prevention of noncardiogenic stroke: an evidence-based review
    B Brent Simmons
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Postgrad Med 122:49-53. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of suspected dementia
    B Brent Simmons
    Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19127, USA
    Am Fam Physician 84:895-902. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Aspirin + clopidogrel therapy: how does your care compare to the evidence?
    B Brent Simmons
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Fam Pract 57:26-32. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Angioedema after local trauma in a patient on angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor therapy
    B Brent Simmons
    Section of Geriatric Medicine, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 21:577-9. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Students who participate in a student-run free health clinic need education about access to care issues
    B Brent Simmons
    Dept of Family Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19127, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 20:964-8. 2009

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Transient ischemic attack: Part I. Diagnosis and evaluation
    B Brent Simmons
    Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19127, USA
    Am Fam Physician 86:521-6. 2012
    ..Patients with higher ABCD(2) scores should be treated as inpatients, whereas those with lower scores are at lower risk of future stroke and can be treated as outpatients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Transient ischemic attack: Part II. Risk factor modification and treatment
    B Brent Simmons
    Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19127, USA
    Am Fam Physician 86:527-32. 2012
    ..For those with transient ischemic attack and carotid artery stenosis, carotid endarterectomy is recommended if stenosis is 70 to 99 percent, and perioperative morbidity and mortality are estimated to be less than 6 percent...
  3. doi request reprint Current guidelines on antiplatelet agents for secondary prevention of noncardiogenic stroke: an evidence-based review
    B Brent Simmons
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Postgrad Med 122:49-53. 2010
    ..The American Stroke Association and American Heart Association have clear recommendations on how to utilize these agents...
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of suspected dementia
    B Brent Simmons
    Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19127, USA
    Am Fam Physician 84:895-902. 2011
    ..A second visit should include a Mini-Mental State Examination, Geriatric Depression Scale, and verbal fluency and clock drawing tests, if not previously completed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Aspirin + clopidogrel therapy: how does your care compare to the evidence?
    B Brent Simmons
    Division of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Fam Pract 57:26-32. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Angioedema after local trauma in a patient on angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor therapy
    B Brent Simmons
    Section of Geriatric Medicine, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 21:577-9. 2008
    ..The angioedema resolved with discontinuation of the ACE inhibitor...
  7. doi request reprint Students who participate in a student-run free health clinic need education about access to care issues
    B Brent Simmons
    Dept of Family Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19127, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 20:964-8. 2009
    ..Most students did not know how to get uninsured patients ongoing care or medications outside of the student-run clinic. A large majority of students desired an orientation addressing these issues...