Imad M El-Kebbi

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Diabetes in urban African-Americans. IX. Provider adherence to management protocols
    I M El-Kebbi
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Diabetes Care 20:698-703. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Utility of casual postprandial glucose levels in type 2 diabetes management
    Imad M El-Kebbi
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:335-9. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity and glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes
    I M El-Kebbi
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Diabetes Unit, 69 Butler St SE, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:1295-300. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Diabetes in urban African-Americans. XV. Identification of barriers to provider adherence to management protocols
    I M El-Kebbi
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Diabetes Care 22:1617-20. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Diabetes in urban African-Americans. VI. Utility of fasting or random glucose in identifying poor glycemic control
    I M El-Kebbi
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Diabetes Care 21:501-5. 1998
  6. ncbi request reprint The Improving Primary Care of African Americans with Diabetes (IPCAAD) project: rationale and design
    Lawrence S Phillips
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Control Clin Trials 23:554-69. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint An endocrinologist-supported intervention aimed at providers improves diabetes management in a primary care site: improving primary care of African Americans with diabetes (IPCAAD) 7
    Lawrence S Phillips
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:2352-60. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint A simple meal plan emphasizing healthy food choices is as effective as an exchange-based meal plan for urban African Americans with type 2 diabetes
    David C Ziemer
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:1719-24. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Patient adherence improves glycemic control
    Mary K Rhee
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Diabetes Educ 31:240-50. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint An intervention to overcome clinical inertia and improve diabetes mellitus control in a primary care setting: Improving Primary Care of African Americans with Diabetes (IPCAAD) 8
    David C Ziemer
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine and Grady Health Systems, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:507-13. 2006

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Diabetes in urban African-Americans. IX. Provider adherence to management protocols
    I M El-Kebbi
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Diabetes Care 20:698-703. 1997
    ..To test performance, we analyzed the adherence of practitioners to a protocol for staged management of NIDDM patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Utility of casual postprandial glucose levels in type 2 diabetes management
    Imad M El-Kebbi
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Diabetes Care 27:335-9. 2004
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  3. ncbi request reprint Comorbidity and glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes
    I M El-Kebbi
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Diabetes Unit, 69 Butler St SE, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:1295-300. 2001
    ..It is commonly believed that good glycemic control is hard to achieve in patients with diabetes mellitus and concurrent chronic illnesses...
  4. ncbi request reprint Diabetes in urban African-Americans. XV. Identification of barriers to provider adherence to management protocols
    I M El-Kebbi
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Diabetes Care 22:1617-20. 1999
    ..To determine whether health care providers appropriately identify patients with poor glycemic control and to investigate reasons why providers may fail to intensify therapy in these patients...
  5. ncbi request reprint Diabetes in urban African-Americans. VI. Utility of fasting or random glucose in identifying poor glycemic control
    I M El-Kebbi
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Diabetes Care 21:501-5. 1998
    ..0%, but access to rapid-turnaround HbA1c assays remains limited, we tested the utility of fasting and random plasma glucose cutoffs as indicators of HbA1c > 8.0%...
  6. ncbi request reprint The Improving Primary Care of African Americans with Diabetes (IPCAAD) project: rationale and design
    Lawrence S Phillips
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Control Clin Trials 23:554-69. 2002
    ..We will compare two readily generalizable program interventions that should delineate approaches effective in a primary care setting as needed to improve care and prevent complications in urban African Americans with type 2 diabetes...
  7. ncbi request reprint An endocrinologist-supported intervention aimed at providers improves diabetes management in a primary care site: improving primary care of African Americans with diabetes (IPCAAD) 7
    Lawrence S Phillips
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:2352-60. 2005
    ..We asked whether interventions targeting clinical inertia can improve outcomes...
  8. ncbi request reprint A simple meal plan emphasizing healthy food choices is as effective as an exchange-based meal plan for urban African Americans with type 2 diabetes
    David C Ziemer
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:1719-24. 2003
    ..To compare a simple meal plan emphasizing healthy food choices with a traditional exchange-based meal plan in reducing HbA(1c) levels in urban African Americans with type 2 diabetes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Patient adherence improves glycemic control
    Mary K Rhee
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Diabetes Educ 31:240-50. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the influence of appointment keeping and medication adherence on HbA1c...
  10. ncbi request reprint An intervention to overcome clinical inertia and improve diabetes mellitus control in a primary care setting: Improving Primary Care of African Americans with Diabetes (IPCAAD) 8
    David C Ziemer
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine and Grady Health Systems, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:507-13. 2006
    ..We asked whether interventions aimed at health care provider behavior could overcome this barrier and improve glycemic control...
  11. ncbi request reprint Use of a glucose algorithm to direct diabetes therapy improves A1C outcomes and defines an approach to assess provider behavior
    Christopher D Miller
    Division of Endocrinology, Emory University, 100 Woodruff Circle, Room 1027, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Diabetes Educ 32:533-45. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether an algorithm that recommended individualized changes in therapy would help providers to change therapy appropriately and improve glycemic control in their patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Evolving demographics and disparities in an urban diabetes clinic: implications for diabetes education and treatment
    Virginia G Dunbar
    Grady Health System, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:173-8. 2005
    ..To compare demographics and disease characteristics in a multiethnic diabetes clinic population to identify changes over time...
  13. ncbi request reprint Association of younger age with poor glycemic control and obesity in urban african americans with type 2 diabetes
    Imad M El-Kebbi
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:69-75. 2003
    ..Type 2 diabetes mellitus is highly prevalent in minority populations in the United States. We studied the relationship of age to glycemic control in a predominantly urban African American population with type 2 diabetes...
  14. ncbi request reprint Diabetes management by residents in training in a municipal hospital primary care site (IPCAAD 2)
    Christopher D Miller
    Divisions of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ethn Dis 15:649-55. 2005
    ..Since diabetes is largely a primary care problem but we know little about management by residents in training--the primary care practitioners of the future--we examined surrogate outcomes reflective of their performance...
  15. ncbi request reprint Limited health care access impairs glycemic control in low income urban African Americans with type 2 diabetes
    Mary K Rhee
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 16:734-46. 2005
    ..08%; p=0.009). Policy decisions for improving diabetes outcomes should target barriers to health care access and focus on developing programs to help high-risk populations maintain a regular place of health care...
  16. ncbi request reprint Rapid A1c availability improves clinical decision-making in an urban primary care clinic
    Christopher D Miller
    Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:1158-63. 2003
    ..Our objective is to determine whether rapid-turnaround A1c availability would improve intensification of diabetes therapy and reduce A1c levels in patients with type 2 diabetes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Clinical inertia contributes to poor diabetes control in a primary care setting
    David C Ziemer
    Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Health Systems, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Diabetes Educ 31:564-71. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether "clinical inertia"-inadequate intensification of therapy by the provider-could contribute to high A1C levels in patients with type 2 diabetes managed in a primary care site...
  18. pmc Diabetes management in urban African Americans: review of a public hospital experience
    David C Ziemer
    Department of Endocrinology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ethn Dis 18:336-41. 2008
    ..To review characteristics of an urban (primarily African American) diabetes patient population and discuss experience with treatment strategies, we summarize key retrospective and prospective analyses conducted during 15 years...
  19. ncbi request reprint Exercise preferences and barriers in urban African Americans with type 2 diabetes
    Nancy S Wanko
    Department of Medicine, Emory University, and the Grady Health System, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Educ 30:502-13. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine physical activity preferences and barriers to exercise in an urban diabetes clinic population...