W J Hueston

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Upper respiratory conditions: laryngitis and dysphonia
    William J Hueston
    Medical University of South Carolina, 5 Charleston Center Drive MSC 192, Charleston, SC 29425
    FP Essent 415:27-36. 2013
  2. ncbi Upper respiratory conditions: acute and chronic sinusitis
    William J Hueston
    Medical University of South Carolina, 5 Charleston Center Drive MSC 192, Charleston, SC 29425
    FP Essent 415:11-6. 2013
  3. ncbi Upper respiratory conditions: otitis media
    William J Hueston
    Medical University of South Carolina, 5 Charleston Center Drive MSC 192, Charleston, SC 29425
    FP Essent 415:17-21. 2013
  4. ncbi Upper respiratory conditions: oral cancers
    William J Hueston
    Medical University of South Carolina, 5 Charleston Center Drive MSC 192, Charleston, SC 29425
    FP Essent 415:22-6. 2013
  5. ncbi Protecting participants in family medicine research: a consensus statement on improving research integrity and participants' safety in educational research, community-based participatory research, and practice network research
    William J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, 295 Calhoun Street, PO Box 250192, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Fam Med 38:116-20. 2006
  6. ncbi Does drug treatment of patients with acute bronchitis reduce additional care seeking? Evidence from the Practice Partner Research Network
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, 295 Calhoun St, PO Box 250192, Charleston, SC 29425
    Arch Fam Med 9:997-1001. 2000
  7. ncbi Serum biomarkers for cardiovascular inflammation in subclinical hypothyroidism
    William J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, 29425, USA
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 63:582-7. 2005
  8. ncbi The financial status of departments of family medicine at US medical schools
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Fam Med 33:166-70. 2001
  9. ncbi Family medicine and hospital specialty match rates: does the economy have anything to do with it?
    William J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine and the Center for Health Economic and Policy Studies, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Fam Med 36:265-9. 2004
  10. ncbi Managed care market share and cesarean section rates in the United States: is there a link?
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Am J Manag Care 6:1202-8. 2000

Detail Information

Publications72

  1. ncbi Upper respiratory conditions: laryngitis and dysphonia
    William J Hueston
    Medical University of South Carolina, 5 Charleston Center Drive MSC 192, Charleston, SC 29425
    FP Essent 415:27-36. 2013
    ..For acute and chronic overuse symptoms, the best treatment is vocal rest. The use of antibiotics or decongestants should be discouraged. ..
  2. ncbi Upper respiratory conditions: acute and chronic sinusitis
    William J Hueston
    Medical University of South Carolina, 5 Charleston Center Drive MSC 192, Charleston, SC 29425
    FP Essent 415:11-6. 2013
    ..Fungal sinusitis is a rare condition seen more often in immunosuppressed individuals and manifests in severe symptoms along with possible neurologic findings. ..
  3. ncbi Upper respiratory conditions: otitis media
    William J Hueston
    Medical University of South Carolina, 5 Charleston Center Drive MSC 192, Charleston, SC 29425
    FP Essent 415:17-21. 2013
    ..Insertion of tympanostomy tubes can be useful to prevent recurrences but confers little benefit on speech acquisition. Tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy yield minimal benefit for children with OM. ..
  4. ncbi Upper respiratory conditions: oral cancers
    William J Hueston
    Medical University of South Carolina, 5 Charleston Center Drive MSC 192, Charleston, SC 29425
    FP Essent 415:22-6. 2013
    ..Cancers of the pharynx and tonsil have poor survival rates even when diagnosed in early stages. The best approach to preventing oral cancers is to control risk factors. ..
  5. ncbi Protecting participants in family medicine research: a consensus statement on improving research integrity and participants' safety in educational research, community-based participatory research, and practice network research
    William J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, 295 Calhoun Street, PO Box 250192, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Fam Med 38:116-20. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi Does drug treatment of patients with acute bronchitis reduce additional care seeking? Evidence from the Practice Partner Research Network
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, 295 Calhoun St, PO Box 250192, Charleston, SC 29425
    Arch Fam Med 9:997-1001. 2000
    ..Considerable discussion has focused on treatment methods for patients with acute bronchitis...
  7. ncbi Serum biomarkers for cardiovascular inflammation in subclinical hypothyroidism
    William J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, 29425, USA
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 63:582-7. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether individuals with SCH were more likely than euthyroid controls to have elevations in inflammatory biomarkers that are associated with cardiac disease...
  8. ncbi The financial status of departments of family medicine at US medical schools
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Fam Med 33:166-70. 2001
    ..This report examined the financial health of departments of family medicine in US allopathic medical schools...
  9. ncbi Family medicine and hospital specialty match rates: does the economy have anything to do with it?
    William J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine and the Center for Health Economic and Policy Studies, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Fam Med 36:265-9. 2004
    ..This study explored whether certain economic markers are associated with changes in the selection of primary care as a career...
  10. ncbi Managed care market share and cesarean section rates in the United States: is there a link?
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Am J Manag Care 6:1202-8. 2000
    ..At the same time, managed care enrollment has increased dramatically. This study examines whether managed care penetration in local markets is associated with lower cesarean section rates in those geographic area...
  11. ncbi Use of microalbuminuria testing in persons with type 2 diabetes: are the right patients being tested?
    W J Hueston
    Medical University of South Carolina, Department of Family Medicine, PO Box 250192, 295 Calhoun Street, Charleston, SC 29403, USA
    J Fam Pract 50:669-73. 2001
    ..Our goal was to determine whether adult patients with type 2 diabetes who had gross proteinuria or were already taking angiotensin-blocking drugs were screened for microalbuminuria...
  12. ncbi Treatment of hypothyroidism
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, 29425, USA
    Am Fam Physician 64:1717-24. 2001
    ..In these patients, physicians should weigh the benefits of replacement (e.g., improved cardiac function) against problems that can accompany the excessive use of levothyroxine (e.g., osteoporosis)...
  13. pmc A cost-benefit analysis of testing for influenza A in high-risk adults
    William J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Ann Fam Med 2:33-40. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to determine when rapid testing, empiric treatment, or no treatment is most cost-beneficial for high-risk adults with influenzalike respiratory tract illnesses...
  14. ncbi Management of common arrhythmias: Part I. Supraventricular arrhythmias
    A Kesh Hebbar
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Am Fam Physician 65:2479-86. 2002
    ..When initial medications are ineffective, radiofrequency ablation of ectopic sites is an increasingly popular treatment option...
  15. ncbi A suggested fourth-year curriculum for medical students planning on entering family medicine
    William J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Fam Med 36:118-22. 2004
    ..This study sought to develop a consensus about what rotations to recommend and what essential skills students should possess before starting their family medicine residency...
  16. ncbi Antibiotic resistance and the need for the rational use of antibiotics
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29524, USA
    J Med Liban 49:246-56. 2001
    ..This article will review common reasons for overuse of antibiotics in primary care settings and some strategies for reducing injudicious antibiotic prescribing...
  17. ncbi To what degree do problem-based learning issues change with clinical experience?
    William J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, 295 Calhoun Street, PO Box 260192, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Teach Learn Med 14:218-22. 2002
    ..Problem-based learning has been advocated for preclinical and clinical instruction because the learning issues are adaptable to students with varying previous knowledge and ranges of experience...
  18. ncbi Changes in functional health status during normal pregnancy
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, USA
    J Fam Pract 47:209-12. 1998
    ..To explore the extent to which normal pregnancy affects the life of a mother, we sought to assess changes in a standard quality-of-life measure throughout normal pregnancy...
  19. ncbi Research activity in family medicine: the "best of times" or "can I have more, please"?
    William J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 21:4-5. 2008
  20. ncbi Does acute bronchitis really exist? A reconceptualization of acute viral respiratory infections
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    J Fam Pract 49:401-6. 2000
    ..Our goal was to determine whether there are any clinical cues that could help physicians differentiate between these 2 conditions...
  21. ncbi Variations between family physicians and obstetricians in the evaluation and treatment of preterm labor
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, USA
    J Fam Pract 45:336-40. 1997
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine and compare the approaches of family physicians and obstetricians when evaluating and managing women with preterm contractions or labor...
  22. ncbi A decision analysis to guide antibiotic selection for Chlamydia infection during pregnancy
    W J Hueston
    Eau Claire Family Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, USA
    Arch Fam Med 6:551-5. 1997
    ..To analyze the cost and effectiveness of different antibiotic combinations for the treatment of infection with Chlamydia trachomatis in pregnant women...
  23. ncbi Family physicians' satisfaction with practice
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, USA
    Arch Fam Med 7:242-7. 1998
    ..During the past decade, dramatic changes have occurred in the way family physicians deliver health care...
  24. ncbi Criteria used by clinicians to differentiate sinusitis from viral upper respiratory tract infection
    W J Hueston
    University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, USA
    J Fam Pract 46:487-92. 1998
    ..The objective of this study was to determine how often clinicians use these validated criteria and how often they rely on clinical cues that are less valuable for differentiating sinusitis from URI...
  25. ncbi Preterm contractions in community settings: I. Treatment of preterm contractions
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 92:38-42. 1998
    ..To explore how physicians in community hospitals (non-level III nursery facilities) diagnose preterm labor and treat women with preterm contractions...
  26. ncbi Preterm contractions in community settings: II. Predicting preterm birth in women with preterm contractions
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 92:43-6. 1998
    ..To examine risk factors for preterm delivery in women who present to nontertiary care hospitals with preterm contractions...
  27. pmc Subclinical hypothyroidism and the risk of hypercholesterolemia
    William J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Ann Fam Med 2:351-5. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to assess whether subclinical hypothyroidism is associated with abnormal lipid levels in a population-based sample...
  28. ncbi Treatment of recurrent otitis media after a previous treatment failure. Which antibiotics work best?
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425 0100, USA
    J Fam Pract 48:43-6. 1999
    ..The purpose of our study was to determine whether using a second-line drug resulted in fewer treatment failures in a recurrent otitis episode following an episode of apparent resistance...
  29. ncbi Patients' preference for physician attire: a survey of patients in family medicine training practices
    William J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Fam Med 43:643-7. 2011
    ..Conflicting evidence exists about how patients would like their doctors to dress. This is complicated by new evidence showing elements of common physician attire (white coat or ties) can be contaminated with pathogens...
  30. doi How much money can early prenatal care for teen pregnancies save?: a cost-benefit analysis
    William J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 21:184-90. 2008
    ..This observation suggests that significant cost savings might be realized if teens were able to obtain prenatal care in a timely fashion...
  31. doi Prenatal care initiation among pregnant teens in the United States: an analysis over 25 years
    William J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Adolesc Health 42:243-8. 2008
    ..To examine changes in the initiation of prenatal care by teenage girls in the United States between 1978 and 2003...
  32. ncbi Preventive services for rural and urban African American adults
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    Arch Fam Med 9:263-6. 2000
    ..Studies have shown that African Americans and rural patients receive fewer preventive services than other patients...
  33. ncbi Challenges to academic family medicine in the current health care environment
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, USA
    Fam Med 32:240-5. 2000
    ....
  34. ncbi Antibiotics and return visits for respiratory illness: a comparison of pooled versus hierarchical statistical methods
    Q Pan
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Am J Med Sci 319:360-5. 2000
    ....
  35. ncbi Evaluation and treatment of respiratory infections: does managed care make a difference?
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, USA
    J Fam Pract 44:572-7. 1997
    ..The intention of this study was to determine whether shifting the costs from the insurer to physicians in a staff model health maintenance organization (HMO) influenced antibiotic prescribing...
  36. ncbi A comparison of family medicine research in research intense and less intense institutions
    A G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, 295 Calhoun St, PO Box 250192, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Arch Fam Med 9:1100-4. 2000
    ..It is unclear how institutional research success and emphasis have affected the research productivity of family medicine departments...
  37. ncbi Provider distribution and variations in statewide cesarean section rates
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    J Community Health 26:1-10. 2001
    ..Family physician participation in obstetrics is unlikely to be the cause for lower cesarean rates, but is likely a marker for a medical environment and practice style that supports non-operative obstetric care...
  38. ncbi An evaluation of statewide strategies to reduce antibiotic overuse
    A G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, USA
    Fam Med 32:22-9. 2000
    ..This study assessed the utility of two common interventions--1) practice profiling and feedback and 2) patient education materials--implemented to decrease antibiotic prescribing for pediatric upper respiratory infections (URIs)...
  39. ncbi Improving quality or shifting diagnoses? What happens when antibiotic prescribing is reduced for acute bronchitis?
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, 295 Calhoun St, PO Box 250192, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Arch Fam Med 9:933-5. 2000
    ..However, it was unclear whether this represented a reduction in antibiotic use or whether physicians assigned new diagnoses to the same patients to avoid scrutiny and continue to use antibiotic therapy...
  40. pmc Access to care for the uninsured: is access to a physician enough?
    A G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:910-2. 1999
    ..This study examined a private-sector, statewide program (Kentucky Physicians Care) of care for uninsured indigent persons regarding provision of preventive services...
  41. ncbi Tools to improve documentation of smoking status. Continuous quality improvement and electronic medical records
    E Spencer
    Eau Claire Family Practice Residency Program, Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA
    Arch Fam Med 8:18-22. 1999
    ..We worked on a continuous quality improvement project group, aided by an electronic medical record, to design a system to document and periodically update smoking status in a consistent place in the medical record...
  42. ncbi Serum vitamin C levels and use of health care resources for wheezing episodes
    A G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    Arch Fam Med 9:241-5. 2000
    ..Evidence suggests that the antioxidant vitamin C may play a role in lung function and wheezing, although the data are limited to laboratory evaluation of pulmonary function...
  43. ncbi Antibiotics for colds in children: who are the high prescribers?
    A G Mainous
    Department of Family Practice, University of Kentucky, Lexington, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 152:349-52. 1998
    ..To examine physician characteristics associated with being a high prescriber of antibiotics for pediatric upper respiratory tract infections (URIs)...
  44. pmc Ambulatory antibiotic prescribing for acute bronchitis and cough and hospital admissions for respiratory infections: time trends analysis
    Arch G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    J R Soc Med 99:358-62. 2006
    ..To examine the relationship between ambulatory antibiotic prescribing for acute bronchitis and cough with hospital admissions for respiratory infections in the USA between 1996 and 2003...
  45. ncbi Virtual medical care: how are our patients using online health information?
    Heather A Liszka
    Department Chair of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Community Health 31:368-78. 2006
    ..It is unclear how this system of 'virtual medical care' influences overall patient health...
  46. ncbi Recruiting faculty to perform deliveries in family medicine residencies: results of a residency program survey
    Maria V Gibson
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Fam Med 39:178-83. 2007
    ..This study's purpose was to determine how many residency programs experience difficulty recruiting faculty who perform deliveries and whether financial or not financial compensation are associated with recruiting difficulties...
  47. ncbi Delayed prenatal care and the risk of low birth weight delivery
    William J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Community Health 28:199-208. 2003
    ..Findings related to differences in low birth weight among women who start prenatal care later are likely due to sociodemographic differences that may influence access to early care...
  48. ncbi Resident physicians who continue Balint training: a longitudinal study 1982-1999
    Alan H Johnson
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, USA
    Fam Med 35:428-33. 2003
    ..This study sought to determine if those who leave Balint training during their residency, versus those who continue, have different psychological characteristics...
  49. pmc Availability of antibiotics for purchase without a prescription on the internet
    Arch G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Ann Fam Med 7:431-5. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine antibiotics available to patients without a prescription, a phenomenon on the Internet...
  50. ncbi Traumatic events and mental health in civilian primary care: implications for training and practice
    John R Freedy
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina 9228 Medical Plaza Drive, Charleston, SC 29406, USA
    Fam Med 42:185-92. 2010
    ..This study documents lifetime traumatic events and past month depression and PTSD in adult patients of a large family medicine residency practice...
  51. doi Vitamin D and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage
    Eric M Matheson
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Scand J Infect Dis 42:455-60. 2010
    ..04 (95% CI 1.09-3.84). Vitamin D deficiency is associated with an increased risk of MRSA nasal carriage. Further trials may be warranted to determine whether vitamin D supplementation decreases the risk of MRSA colonization...
  52. doi Post-traumatic stress disorder screening test performance in civilian primary care
    John R Freedy
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Fam Pract 27:615-24. 2010
    ..we determined the test performance characteristics of four brief post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) screening tests in a civilian primary care setting...
  53. pmc Trends in hospitalizations with antibiotic-resistant infections: U.S., 1997-2006
    Arch G Mainous
    Medical University of South Carolina, Department of Family Medicine, 295 Calhoun St, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Public Health Rep 126:354-60. 2011
    ..We evaluated the trends in hospitalizations associated with antibiotic-resistant infections in U.S. hospitals from 1997 to 2006...
  54. pmc Glycemic control in medical inpatients with type 2 diabetes mellitus receiving sliding scale insulin regimens versus routine diabetes medications: a multicenter randomized controlled trial
    Lori M Dickerson
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Ann Fam Med 1:29-35. 2003
    ....
  55. ncbi How to guide patients for online information: focus on chronic disease
    Heather A Liszka
    Department of Family Medicine, PO Box 250192, 295 Calhoun Street, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J S C Med Assoc 101:378-80. 2005
    ..Physicians can guide patients to relevant information by instructing them to type the name of the disease itself into a search engine and focusing on government and hospital-sponsored Web sites...
  56. pmc Nasal carriage of Staphylococcus aureus and methicillin-resistant S aureus in the United States, 2001-2002
    Arch G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Ann Fam Med 4:132-7. 2006
    ..We computed population-based estimates of nasal carriage of S aureus and risk factors for carriage, as well as population-based estimates of nasal carriage of methicillin-resistant S aureus (MRSA)...
  57. ncbi The utility of a portable patient record for improving ongoing diabetes management
    Arch G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, 295 Calhoun Street, Post Office Box 250192, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Diabetes Educ 28:196-8, 200, 205-7. 2002
  58. pmc Trends in antimicrobial prescribing for bronchitis and upper respiratory infections among adults and children
    Arch G Mainous
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1910-4. 2003
    ..This study examined antimicrobial prescribing patterns for adults and children with bronchitis or upper respiratory infections (URIs) before and after release of nationally disseminated pediatric practice recommendations...
  59. ncbi Ranking departments of family medicine: the eye of the beholder?
    Peter J Carek
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29406, USA
    Fam Med 36:660-3. 2004
    ..This study's purpose was to explore how closely this expert opinion-based process matches actual objective and quantifiable data about departmental performance...
  60. ncbi Family physicians delivering babies: what do obstetricians think?
    Daniel B Topping
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, USA
    Fam Med 35:737-41. 2003
    ..This study assesses the attitudes of obstetricians about family physicians delivering babies...
  61. ncbi A comparison of the numbers of pharmaceutical advertising pages in family medicine research journals and journals in other medical disciplines
    W J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, USA
    Acad Med 72:804-6. 1997
    ..To determine whether declines in pharmaceutical industry advertising have been greater for family medicine research journals than for journals in other disciplines...
  62. ncbi Female and underrepresented minority faculty in academic departments of family medicine: are women and minorities better off in family medicine?
    S Lewis-Stevenson
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Fam Med 33:459-65. 2001
    ..This study assessed whether these findings were also present in departments of family medicine and identified any factors related to the institution or department that favored academic success for women and minorities...
  63. doi Does having a personal physician improve quality of care in diabetes?
    William J Hueston
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:82-7. 2010
    ..This aim of this study was to examine whether having a regular physician is associated with improvements in reaching treatment goals for patients with diabetes...
  64. ncbi Management of common arrhythmias: Part II. Ventricular arrhythmias and arrhythmias in special populations
    A Kesh Hebbar
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    Am Fam Physician 65:2491-6. 2002
    ..Acute arrhythmias in children with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome can be treated with adenosine. Radiofrequency ablation of the accessory pathway can provide long-term control...
  65. ncbi Fourth-year curriculum for students entering family medicine: residents' perspective
    Marcia L Taylor
    Fam Med 37:387-8. 2005
  66. ncbi Are thyroid peroxidase antibodies associated with cardiovascular disease risk in patients with subclinical hypothyroidism?
    Brian J Wells
    Department of Family Medicine at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Strongsville, Ohio, USA
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 62:580-4. 2005
    ..Thyroid peroxidase antibodies (TPOAb) are more common in persons with SCH. The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether the presence of (TPOAb) in people with SCH is associated with markers of cardiovascular disease...
  67. ncbi In response residency program closures
    Peter J Carek
    Fam Med 36:158; author repy 158-9. 2004
  68. ncbi Rekindling the fire of family medicine
    William J Hueston
    Fam Pract Manag 13:15-7. 2006
  69. ncbi Variation in use of broad-spectrum antibiotics for acute respiratory tract infection
    Arch G Mainous
    JAMA 289:2797; author reply 2797-8. 2003
  70. ncbi Myth-information about family medicine: is fiction better than truth?
    William J Hueston
    Fam Med 36:359-62. 2004
  71. ncbi Treatment of HIV/AIDS in the nursing home: variations in rural and urban long-term care settings
    William S Pearson
    Department of Health Services Policy and Management, Norman J Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina 29208, USA
    South Med J 97:338-41. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the availability of specialty HIV/AIDS services in long-term care facilities, and to determine differences in the availability of these services between rural and urban nursing homes...
  72. ncbi Is family medicine ready to move toward having professional researchers?
    Arch G Mainous
    Fam Med 38:361-2. 2006