David A Johnson
Affiliation: Federation of State Medical Boards
- Endoscopic implantation of enteryx for treatment of GERD: 12-month results of a prospective, multicenter trialDavid A Johnson
Division of Gastroenterology, Eastern Virginia School of Medicine, Norfolk, Virginia, USA
Am J Gastroenterol 98:1921-30. 2003..This study aimed to assess the efficacy and safety of endoscopically implanting a nonresorbable biocompatible polymer (Enteryx) in the distal esophagus and proximal gastric cardia for the treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)...
- Role of state medical boards in continuing medical educationDavid A Johnson
USMLE Step 3 Services, Federation of State Medical Boards, Dallas, TX 75261 9850, USA
J Contin Educ Health Prof 25:183-9. 2005..Medical boards can be proactive by fostering educational consortia involving medical boards, medical societies, and academic medical centers and featuring educational sessions that represent the best in current CME practices...
- Establishing a national clearinghouse on international medical education programs: an idea whose time has finally comeDavid A Johnson
Federation of State Medical Boards, Dallas, Texas 75261 9850, USA
Acad Med 83:305-8. 2008..In this way, the clearinghouse will provide licensing boards with a resource for standardized information on those medical schools commonly presented by their IMG licensees...
- Enteryx implantation for GERD: expanded multicenter trial results and interim postapproval follow-up to 24 monthsLawrence B Cohen
Division of Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, New York, USA
Gastrointest Endosc 61:650-8. 2005..Although this treatment resulted in highly significant improvement at 6 and 12 months, longer follow-up is needed to more fully assess the durability of these positive effects...