Lawrence Phillips

Summary

Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Once- and twice-daily dosing with rosiglitazone improves glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes
    L S Phillips
    Division of Endocrinology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Diabetes Care 24:308-15. 2001
  2. 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
  3. doi request reprint Glucose challenge test screening for prediabetes and undiagnosed diabetes
    L S Phillips
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Emory University School of Medicine, 101 Woodruff Circle, WMRB Room 1027, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Diabetologia 52:1798-807. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint All pre-diabetes is not the same: metabolic and vascular risks of impaired fasting glucose at 100 versus 110 mg/dl: the Screening for Impaired Glucose Tolerance study 1 (SIGT 1)
    Lawrence S Phillips
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Emory University Hospital, 1364 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:1405-7. 2006
  5. 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
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical inertia
    L S Phillips
    Emory University School of Medicine, 1639 Pierce Drive, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ann Intern Med 135:825-34. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone therapy: critical reappraisal and a unified hypothesis
    Lawrence S Phillips
    General Clinical Research Center, Emory University Hospital, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Fertil Steril 83:558-66. 2005
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. pmc Random plasma glucose in serendipitous screening for glucose intolerance: screening for impaired glucose tolerance study 2
    David C Ziemer
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:528-35. 2008

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications46

  1. ncbi request reprint Once- and twice-daily dosing with rosiglitazone improves glycemic control in patients with type 2 diabetes
    L S Phillips
    Division of Endocrinology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Diabetes Care 24:308-15. 2001
    ..To determine the efficacy of rosiglitazone compared with placebo in reducing hyperglycemia...
  2. 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...
  3. doi request reprint Glucose challenge test screening for prediabetes and undiagnosed diabetes
    L S Phillips
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Emory University School of Medicine, 101 Woodruff Circle, WMRB Room 1027, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Diabetologia 52:1798-807. 2009
    ..e. a 50 g oral glucose challenge test (GCT) performed at any time of day, regardless of meal status, with one 1 h sample...
  4. ncbi request reprint All pre-diabetes is not the same: metabolic and vascular risks of impaired fasting glucose at 100 versus 110 mg/dl: the Screening for Impaired Glucose Tolerance study 1 (SIGT 1)
    Lawrence S Phillips
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Emory University Hospital, 1364 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:1405-7. 2006
  5. 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...
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical inertia
    L S Phillips
    Emory University School of Medicine, 1639 Pierce Drive, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ann Intern Med 135:825-34. 2001
    ..Physicians will need to build into their practice a system of reminders and performance feedback to ensure necessary care...
  7. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone therapy: critical reappraisal and a unified hypothesis
    Lawrence S Phillips
    General Clinical Research Center, Emory University Hospital, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Fertil Steril 83:558-66. 2005
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  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. pmc Random plasma glucose in serendipitous screening for glucose intolerance: screening for impaired glucose tolerance study 2
    David C Ziemer
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:528-35. 2008
    ..With positive results from diabetes prevention studies, there is interest in convenient ways to incorporate screening for glucose intolerance into routine care and to limit the need for fasting diagnostic tests...
  11. doi request reprint Glucose-independent, black-white differences in hemoglobin A1c levels: a cross-sectional analysis of 2 studies
    David C Ziemer
    Division of Endocrinology, Emory University School of Medicine, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive SE, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Ann Intern Med 152:770-7. 2010
    ..A previous study of participants with prediabetes found that hemoglobin A(1c) (HbA(1c)) levels differed between black and white participants with no differences in glucose concentration...
  12. 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...
  13. ncbi request reprint Diabetes: update on management and treatment
    Lawrence S Phillips
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Emory University School of Medicine, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:S3-32-3. 2003
  14. ncbi request reprint The impact of outpatient diabetes management on serum lipids in urban African-Americans with type 2 diabetes
    Diane M Erdman
    Grady Health System Atlanta, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    Diabetes Care 25:9-15. 2002
    ..Because little is known about the impact of outpatient diabetes management on lipid outcomes, we examined changes in lipid profiles in urban African-Americans who attended a structured diabetes care program...
  15. 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...
  16. pmc Diabetes care in black and white veterans in the southeastern U.S
    Jennifer G Twombly
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:958-63. 2010
    ..We investigated whether there were differences in diabetes care in the Veterans Administration (VA), where health care access should be relatively uniform...
  17. pmc Age, BMI, and race are less important than random plasma glucose in identifying risk of glucose intolerance: the Screening for Impaired Glucose Tolerance Study (SIGT 5)
    David C Ziemer
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Diabetes Care 31:884-6. 2008
    ....
  18. pmc The "metabolic syndrome" is less useful than random plasma glucose to screen for glucose intolerance
    Eman A El Bassuoni
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Prim Care Diabetes 2:147-53. 2008
    ..To compare the utility of metabolic syndrome (MetS) to random plasma glucose (RPG) in identifying people with diabetes or prediabetes...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. pmc Many Americans have pre-diabetes and should be considered for metformin therapy
    Mary K Rhee
    Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Lipids, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:49-54. 2010
    ..To determine the proportion of the American population who would merit metformin treatment, according to recent American Diabetes Association (ADA) consensus panel recommendations to prevent or delay the development of diabetes...
  22. pmc Intravenous intralipid-induced blood pressure elevation and endothelial dysfunction in obese African-Americans with type 2 diabetes
    Guillermo E Umpierrez
    Department of Medicine, General Clinical Research Center, Emory University School of Medicine, 49 Jesse Hill Jr Drive, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 94:609-14. 2009
    ..We evaluated the effect of sustained elevations of FFA on blood pressure, endothelial function, insulin secretion, inflammatory markers, and renin-angiotensin system...
  23. 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...
  24. pmc Use of a uniform treatment algorithm abolishes racial disparities in glycemic control
    Mary K Rhee
    Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Diabetes Educ 34:655-63. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare glycemic control between blacks and whites in a setting where patient and provider behavior is assessed, and where a uniform treatment algorithm is used to guide care...
  25. pmc Screening for diabetes and pre-diabetes with proposed A1C-based diagnostic criteria
    Darin E Olson
    Atlanta VA Medical Center, Decatur, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:2184-9. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that screening for diabetes and pre-diabetes with A1C measurements would differ from using oral glucose tolerance tests (OGTT)...
  26. 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...
  27. pmc Screening adults for pre-diabetes and diabetes may be cost-saving
    Ranee Chatterjee
    Department of Global Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Care 33:1484-90. 2010
    ..Early detection would allow management to prevent or delay development of diabetes and diabetes-related complications. We investigated the economic justification for screening for pre-diabetes/diabetes...
  28. ncbi request reprint Disturbed glucose metabolism among patients taking olanzapine and typical antipsychotics
    Boadie W Dunlop
    Mood and Anxiety Disorders Program, Department of Psychiatry, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Psychopharmacol Bull 37:99-117. 2003
    ....
  29. 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...
  30. 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
    ....
  31. 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...
  32. pmc Dual mechanism for type-2 diabetes resolution after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
    Edward Lin
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 1364 Clifton Road H124, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am Surg 75:498-502; discussion 502-3. 2009
    ..Patients undergoing AB only exhibited reduction in peripheral insulin resistance at 6 months but no changes in insulin secretion...
  33. ncbi request reprint Calcium plus vitamin D supplementation and the risk of fractures
    Rebecca D Jackson
    Division of Endocrinology, Ohio State University, 485 McCampbell, 1581 Dodd Dr, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:669-83. 2006
    ..The efficacy of calcium with vitamin D supplementation for preventing hip and other fractures in healthy postmenopausal women remains equivocal...
  34. ncbi request reprint Little time for diabetes management in the primary care setting
    Catherine S Barnes
    Divisions of Endocrinology and Metabolism, and General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Grady Health Systems, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diabetes Educ 30:126-35. 2004
    ..This study was conducted to determine how time is allocated to diabetes care...
  35. ncbi request reprint Relationship of depression to diabetes types 1 and 2: epidemiology, biology, and treatment
    Dominique L Musselman
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 54:317-29. 2003
    ..Future research will confirm whether response to psychotherapy and/or psychopharmacologic treatment improves glucose control, encourages compliance with diabetes treatment, and perhaps even increases longevity...
  36. ncbi request reprint Increases in adiponectin predict improved liver, but not peripheral, insulin sensitivity in severely obese women during weight loss
    Edward Lin
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, 1364 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Diabetes 56:735-42. 2007
    ..Thus, in severely obese women, specific loss of VAT leads to acute improvements in hepatic insulin sensitivity mediated by increases in adiponectin and in peripheral insulin sensitivity mediated by decreases in CRP...
  37. pmc Improvement in ß-cell function in patients with normal and hyperglycemia following Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery
    Edward Lin
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 299:E706-12. 2010
    ..For both normoglycemic and hyperglycemic subjects, further improvement or stabilization of β-cell function over the 2 yr is due largely to improved Si associated with reduced adiposity...
  38. ncbi request reprint Estrogen plus progestin and the risk of peripheral arterial disease: the Women's Health Initiative
    Judith Hsia
    Department of Medicine, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Circulation 109:620-6. 2004
    ..This analysis evaluates clinical peripheral arterial disease among generally healthy women in the Women's Health Initiative randomized trial of estrogen plus progestin...
  39. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of inhaled insulin in patients with type 2 diabetes not controlled with diet and exercise: a 12-week, randomized, comparative trial
    Ralph A DeFronzo
    University of Texas Health Science Center, Diabetes Division, 7703 Floyd Curl Dr, San Antonio, TX 78284, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:1922-8. 2005
    ..This study investigates whether inhaled insulin (INH; Exubera) can achieve target glycemic control in patients failing on diet and exercise...
  40. ncbi request reprint Relative risk of glucose elevation during antipsychotic exposure in a Veterans Administration population
    Erica Duncan
    Mental Health Service, Atlanta VA Medical Center, Decatur GA 30033, USA
    Int Clin Psychopharmacol 22:1-11. 2007
    ..These data indicate that patients with no previously observed glucose elevations develop diabetes-level hyperglycemia during antipsychotic treatment, particularly in patients receiving olanzapine...
  41. ncbi request reprint Comment on: Buchanan (2007) (How) can we prevent type 2 diabetes? Diabetes 56:1502-1507
    Lawrence S Phillips
    Diabetes 56:e19. 2007
  42. pmc Validity of diabetes self-reports in the Women's Health Initiative: comparison with medication inventories and fasting glucose measurements
    Karen L Margolis
    HealthPartners Research Foundation, Minneapolis, MN 55440 1524, USA
    Clin Trials 5:240-7. 2008
    ..Therefore, we studied whether self-report of prevalent and incident diabetes in Women's Health Initiative (WHI) participants was concordant with other diagnostic evidence of diabetes...
  43. pmc Proteomic profiling of nonenzymatically glycated proteins in human plasma and erythrocyte membranes
    Qibin Zhang
    Biological Sciences Division, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington 99352, USA
    J Proteome Res 7:2025-32. 2008
    ....
  44. pmc Oophorectomy, hormone therapy, and subclinical coronary artery disease in women with hysterectomy: the Women's Health Initiative coronary artery calcium study
    Matthew A Allison
    University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Menopause 15:639-47. 2008
    ..In this study, we aimed to determine the associations between coronary artery calcium (CAC) and hysterectomy, oophorectomy, and hormone therapy use with a focus on the duration of menopause for which there was no hormone therapy use...
  45. ncbi request reprint Use of thiazolidinediones and risk of heart failure in people with type 2 diabetes: a retrospective cohort study
    Thomas E Delea
    Policy Analysis, Brookline, Massachusetts 02455, USA
    Diabetes Care 26:2983-9. 2003
    ..To compare the incidence of heart failure in individuals with type 2 diabetes receiving thiazolidinediones (TZDs) versus other oral antihyperglycemic agents...
  46. pmc It's time to overcome clinical inertia
    Lawrence S Phillips
    Ann Intern Med 148:783-5. 2008

Research Grants5

  1. IMPROVING PRIMARY CARE OF AFRICAN AMERICANS WITH NIDDM
    Lawrence Phillips; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Our interventions should delineate approaches effective in a primary care setting, as needed to improve care and prevent complications in urban African-Americans with NIDDM. ..
  2. Screening for IGT: Glucose Challenge vs Predictive Model
    Lawrence Phillips; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..By applying existing knowledge to disease control and prevention, our Specific Aims are the critical first steps to solve this problem. ..