Dan Merenstein

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Is topical nifedipine effective for chronic anal fissures?
    Dan Merenstein
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University, Arlington, VA, USA
    J Fam Pract 52:190-2. 2003
  2. ncbi Are antibiotics beneficial for patients with sinusitis complaints? A randomized double-blind clinical trial
    Dan Merenstein
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 North Wolfe St, Carnegie 291, Baltimore, MD 21287 6220, USA
    J Fam Pract 54:144-51. 2005
  3. ncbi Lengths of stay and costs associated with children's hospitals
    Dan Merenstein
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 115:839-44. 2005
  4. ncbi Use and costs of nonrecommended tests during routine preventive health exams
    Dan Merenstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:521-7. 2006
  5. ncbi The trial of infant response to diphenhydramine: the TIRED study--a randomized, controlled, patient-oriented trial
    Dan Merenstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:707-12. 2006
  6. ncbi An assessment of the shared-decision model in parents of children with acute otitis media
    Dan Merenstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1267-75. 2005
  7. ncbi Systematic review: the value of the periodic health evaluation
    L Ebony Boulware
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, and Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ann Intern Med 146:289-300. 2007
  8. pmc Medicinal and recreational marijuana use among HIV-infected women in the Women's Interagency HIV Study (WIHS) cohort, 1994-2010
    Gypsyamber DʼSouza
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:618-26. 2012
  9. pmc Antiretroviral-treated HIV-infected women have similar long-term kidney function trajectories as HIV-uninfected women
    Michelle M Estrella
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:755-60. 2013
  10. ncbi How well do family physicians manage skin lesions?
    Dan Merenstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Fam Pract 56:40-5. 2007

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi Is topical nifedipine effective for chronic anal fissures?
    Dan Merenstein
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgetown University, Arlington, VA, USA
    J Fam Pract 52:190-2. 2003
    ..5% lidocaine and 0.3% nifedipine were applied twice daily for 6 weeks. This extremely safe, well tolerated, and effective treatment should provide family physicians with a reliable nonsurgical method for treating chronic anal fissures...
  2. ncbi Are antibiotics beneficial for patients with sinusitis complaints? A randomized double-blind clinical trial
    Dan Merenstein
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 North Wolfe St, Carnegie 291, Baltimore, MD 21287 6220, USA
    J Fam Pract 54:144-51. 2005
    ..Sinusitis is the fifth most common reason for patients to visit primary care physicians, yet clinical outcomes relevant to patients are seldom studied...
  3. ncbi Lengths of stay and costs associated with children's hospitals
    Dan Merenstein
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 115:839-44. 2005
    ..Our hypothesis is that, for similar diagnoses, freestanding children hospitals will have longer LOSs and higher costs than other hospitals...
  4. ncbi Use and costs of nonrecommended tests during routine preventive health exams
    Dan Merenstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Prev Med 30:521-7. 2006
    ..Investigation included how often diagnostic tests and procedures were performed for which evidence and guidelines recommend against in asymptomatic individuals during routine PHEs, and the costs associated with the tests and procedures...
  5. ncbi The trial of infant response to diphenhydramine: the TIRED study--a randomized, controlled, patient-oriented trial
    Dan Merenstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:707-12. 2006
    ..To determine if infants aged 6 to 15 months with frequent parent-reported nighttime awakenings require reduced parental aid during a week of diphenhydramine hydrochloride treatment and 2 and 4 weeks after its discontinuation...
  6. ncbi An assessment of the shared-decision model in parents of children with acute otitis media
    Dan Merenstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Pediatrics 116:1267-75. 2005
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  7. ncbi Systematic review: the value of the periodic health evaluation
    L Ebony Boulware
    Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, and Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ann Intern Med 146:289-300. 2007
    ..The periodic health evaluation (PHE) has been a fundamental part of medical practice for decades despite a lack of consensus on its value...
  8. pmc Medicinal and recreational marijuana use among HIV-infected women in the Women's Interagency HIV Study (WIHS) cohort, 1994-2010
    Gypsyamber DʼSouza
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 61:618-26. 2012
    ..Initial studies suggest that marijuana use may reduce HIV-related symptoms, but medical marijuana use among HIV-infected individuals has not been well described...
  9. pmc Antiretroviral-treated HIV-infected women have similar long-term kidney function trajectories as HIV-uninfected women
    Michelle M Estrella
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 29:755-60. 2013
    ..Tenofovir use in HIV-infected women with normal kidney function did not accelerate long-term kidney function decline relative to HIV-uninfected women...
  10. ncbi How well do family physicians manage skin lesions?
    Dan Merenstein
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Fam Pract 56:40-5. 2007
  11. ncbi Rhinosinusitis: what is the desired outcome?
    Dan Merenstein
    Am Fam Physician 70:1642, 1645. 2004
  12. doi Antibiotics for adults with clinically diagnosed acute rhinosinusitis: a meta-analysis of individual patient data
    Jim Young
    Basel Institute for Clinical Epidemiology, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Lancet 371:908-14. 2008
    ..We undertook a meta-analysis of randomised trials based on individual patients' data to assess whether common signs and symptoms can be used to identify a subgroup of patients who benefit from antibiotics...