Peter M Miller

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Medical treatment of alcohol dependence: a systematic review
    Peter M Miller
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 42:227-66. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint An online alcohol and oral health curriculum for dental students
    Peter M Miller
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, P O Box 250861, Charleston, SC 29425
    J Dent Educ 78:16-23. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Michel Hersen and the development of social skills training: historical perspective of an academic scholar and pioneer
    Peter M Miller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, P O Box 250861, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Behav Modif 36:444-53. 2012
  4. pmc Health-related quality of life in urban surgical emergency department patients: comparison with a representative German population sample
    Bruno Neuner
    Dept of Anaesthesiology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Charite Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:77. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Preliminary development and evaluation of online tobacco and alcohol modules for dental students
    Peter M Miller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Dent Educ 75:791-6. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Self-report and biomarker alcohol screening by primary care physicians: the need to translate research into guidelines and practice
    Peter M Miller
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, P O Box 250861, Charleston 29425, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 39:325-8. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Alcohol screening in dental patients: the prevalence of hazardous drinking and patients' attitudes about screening and advice
    Peter M Miller
    Medical University of South Carolina, Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 137:1692-8; quiz 1730-1. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Initial steps taken by nine primary care practices to implement alcohol screening guidelines with hypertensive patients: the AA-TRIP project
    Peter M Miller
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President St, PO Box 250861, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Subst Abus 27:61-70. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Patient attitudes towards self-report and biomarker alcohol screening by primary care physicians
    Peter M Miller
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 41:306-10. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Excessive alcohol consumption and hypertension: clinical implications of current research
    Peter M Miller
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 25086, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 7:346-51. 2005

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. pmc Medical treatment of alcohol dependence: a systematic review
    Peter M Miller
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 42:227-66. 2011
    ..To summarize published data on pharmacologic treatments for alcohol dependence alone and in combination with brief psychosocial therapies that may be feasible for primary care and specialty medical settings...
  2. ncbi request reprint An online alcohol and oral health curriculum for dental students
    Peter M Miller
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, P O Box 250861, Charleston, SC 29425
    J Dent Educ 78:16-23. 2014
    ..This online format could easily be incorporated into an already crowded dental school curriculum, with students learning the material at their own pace and in their own available time. ..
  3. doi request reprint Michel Hersen and the development of social skills training: historical perspective of an academic scholar and pioneer
    Peter M Miller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, P O Box 250861, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Behav Modif 36:444-53. 2012
    ..His long and distinguished career has significantly impacted the lives of colleagues, students, and patients alike...
  4. pmc Health-related quality of life in urban surgical emergency department patients: comparison with a representative German population sample
    Bruno Neuner
    Dept of Anaesthesiology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Campus Charite Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 3:77. 2005
    ..Quality of life is associated with substance use as well as socioeconomic status. Little is known about quality of life in substance-abusing young patients with minor trauma...
  5. ncbi request reprint Preliminary development and evaluation of online tobacco and alcohol modules for dental students
    Peter M Miller
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Dent Educ 75:791-6. 2011
    ..The alcohol module resulted in statistically significant increases in intention to screen patients for alcohol use and in comfort level in performing alcohol screening...
  6. ncbi request reprint Self-report and biomarker alcohol screening by primary care physicians: the need to translate research into guidelines and practice
    Peter M Miller
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, P O Box 250861, Charleston 29425, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 39:325-8. 2004
    ..To assess knowledge and use of alcohol self-report and biomarker screening by physicians...
  7. ncbi request reprint Alcohol screening in dental patients: the prevalence of hazardous drinking and patients' attitudes about screening and advice
    Peter M Miller
    Medical University of South Carolina, Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 137:1692-8; quiz 1730-1. 2006
    ..Because heavy drinking is a risk factor for oral cancer, dentists should screen patients for alcohol use. The authors investigated heavy drinking in dental patients and patients' attitudes about alcohol screening...
  8. ncbi request reprint Initial steps taken by nine primary care practices to implement alcohol screening guidelines with hypertensive patients: the AA-TRIP project
    Peter M Miller
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President St, PO Box 250861, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Subst Abus 27:61-70. 2006
    ..Perceived time constraints, patient sensitivity to questions about alcohol, and possible stigma associated with a diagnosis of alcoholism were also relevant barriers requiring problem solving...
  9. ncbi request reprint Patient attitudes towards self-report and biomarker alcohol screening by primary care physicians
    Peter M Miller
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 41:306-10. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to provide more detailed information on patient attitudes toward self-report and biomarker alcohol screening and to explore whether demographic variables were related to these attitudes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Excessive alcohol consumption and hypertension: clinical implications of current research
    Peter M Miller
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 25086, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 7:346-51. 2005
    ..A routine search for excessive use of alcohol, along with brief interventions and monitoring, can have a major impact on reducing the prevalence of hypertension in the general population...
  11. ncbi request reprint Biochemical alcohol screening in primary health care
    Peter M Miller
    Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, P O Box 250861, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Addict Behav 29:1427-37. 2004
    ..Translational studies are needed on methods to facilitate knowledge and use of alcohol biomarkers by general practitioners...
  12. ncbi request reprint Clinical implications of continued alcohol consumption after diagnosis of upper aerodigestive tract cancer
    Peter M Miller
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, P O Box 250861, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 41:140-2. 2006
    ..To examine clinical implications of findings on the relationship between continued alcohol consumption in patients after diagnosis and treatment of upper aerodigestive tract cancer...
  13. ncbi request reprint Alcohol biomarker screening in medical and surgical settings
    Peter M Miller
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:185-93. 2006
    ..Presentations were discussed by Raymond Anton...
  14. pmc Improving acceptance of naltrexone in community addiction treatment centers: a pilot study
    Suzanne E Thomas
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Charleston Alcohol Research Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 35:260-8. 2008
    ..This study is the first reported attempt to develop and test an intervention specifically to improve acceptance of adjunctive medications for alcoholism among nonmedical addiction professionals...
  15. pmc Integration and sustainability of alcohol screening, brief intervention, and pharmacotherapy in primary care settings
    Steven M Ornstein
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 74:598-604. 2013
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  16. doi request reprint Alcohol screening and brief counseling in a primary care hypertensive population: a quality improvement intervention
    Heather Liszka Rose
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Addiction 103:1271-80. 2008
    ..To determine the effect of an intervention to improve alcohol screening and brief counseling for hypertensive patients in primary care...
  17. pmc Treating individuals with social anxiety disorder and at-risk drinking: phasing in a brief alcohol intervention following paroxetine
    Sarah W Book
    Charleston Alcohol Research Center, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, Charleston, SC 29425, United States
    J Anxiety Disord 27:252-8. 2013
    ..3). Paroxetine decreased social anxiety severity in the face of heavy drinking and decreasing the anxiety was related to a concurrent decrease in coping related drinking. BI was not effective at decreasing drinking or drinking to cope...
  18. pmc Organizational attributes and screening and brief intervention in primary care
    Lynne S Nemeth
    College of Nursing, Department of Nursing, Medical University of South Carolina, 99 Jonathan Lucas St MSC 160, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Addict Behav 38:2639-42. 2013
    ..Comprehensive mixed methods approaches may be more effective in evaluations of the implementation of SBI and treatment. ..
  19. ncbi request reprint Client attitudes toward alcohol use self-report
    Sarah W Book
    Charleston Alcohol Research Center, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Subst Abus 33:124-9. 2012
    ..Thus, mental health clinicians should not be deterred from alcohol screening by perceived negative attitudes from patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint Knowledge and attitudes about pharmacotherapy for alcoholism: a survey of counselors and administrators in community-based addiction treatment centres
    Suzanne E Thomas
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 42:113-8. 2007
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  21. pmc Blood pressure reduction during treatment for alcohol dependence: results from the Combining Medications and Behavioral Interventions for Alcoholism (COMBINE) study
    Scott H Stewart
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Addiction 103:1622-8. 2008
    ..Heavy drinking is associated with hypertension. This study evaluated blood pressure changes occurring during treatment for alcohol dependence...
  22. pmc Preliminary evaluation of phosphatidylethanol and alcohol consumption in patients with liver disease and hypertension
    Scott H Stewart
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, 29425, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 44:464-7. 2009
    ..The goal of this preliminary study was to evaluate the relationship between blood phosphatidylethanol (PEth) and recent drinking in patients with liver disease and hypertension...
  23. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of problem drinking and characteristics of a single-question screen
    Scott H Stewart
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Emerg Med 39:291-5. 2010
    ..The single heavy-drinking-day item appears sensitive for problem drinking. Positive tests must be followed by additional assessment to differentiate hazardous drinking from alcohol use disorders...
  24. ncbi request reprint Methamphetamine abuse and oral health: a pilot study of "meth mouth"
    Michele C Ravenel
    Department of Stomatology, College of Dental Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Quintessence Int 43:229-37. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that salivary quality may play a more important role in meth mouth than previously considered. Salivary analysis may be useful when managing a dental patient with history of methamphetamine abuse...
  25. pmc Severity of anxiety in mental health versus addiction treatment settings when social anxiety and substance abuse are comorbid
    Sarah W Book
    Charleston Alcohol Research Center, Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, 67 President Street, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Addict Behav 37:1158-61. 2012
    ..The results suggest that clinicians should attend to social anxiety symptom severity in patients with co-occurring social anxiety and addiction, regardless of the condition for which treatment is sought...
  26. ncbi request reprint Do negative emotions predict alcohol consumption, saturated fat intake, and physical activity in older adults?
    Stephen D Anton
    Medical University of South Carolina, USA
    Behav Modif 29:677-88. 2005
    ..Results suggest that anger, anger expression style, and depression interact with healthy and unhealthy behavior patterns and that these interactions may be complex...
  27. ncbi request reprint Case Studies of the Utility of Serum Carbohydrate-Deficient Transferrin (%CDT) in the Clinical Management of Alcoholics
    Jeffrey S Cluver
    From the Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center JSC, Charleston, SC and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences JSC, PMM, RFA, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
    J Addict Med 1:44-7. 2007
    ..We review the use of this test in the management of 5 patients seen in the mental health and substance abuse clinics at a Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center...

Research Grants5

  1. Implementation of Alcohol Screening, Intervention and Treatment in Primary Care
    Peter Miller; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The study could also show that primary care treatment of alcohol dependence leads to better blood pressure and blood glucose control in some patients. ..
  2. Adoption of Pharmacotherapy in Alcoholism Treatment
    Peter Miller; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  3. Facilitating Alcohol Screening of Hypertensive Patients
    Peter Miller; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Such screening and intervention should improve blood pressure control in many of these patients and, in turn, reduce risk of chronic disease and death. ..
  4. Implementation of Alcohol Screening, Intervention and Treatment in Primary Care
    Peter M Miller; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The study could also show that primary care treatment of alcohol dependence leads to better blood pressure and blood glucose control in some patients. ..