Scott H Stewart

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Sensitivity and specificity of urinary ethyl glucuronide and ethyl sulfate in liver disease patients
    Scott H Stewart
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 37:150-5. 2013
  2. pmc COMT genotype influences the effect of alcohol on blood pressure: results from the COMBINE study
    Scott H Stewart
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:87-91. 2009
  3. pmc Liver disease and HPLC quantification of disialotransferrin for heavy alcohol use: a case series
    Scott H Stewart
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:1956-60. 2010
  4. pmc Phosphatidylethanol and alcohol consumption in reproductive age women
    Scott H Stewart
    Charleston Alcohol Research Center and Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:488-92. 2010
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. ncbi Perceived health status, alcohol-related problems, and readiness to change among medically hospitalized, alcohol-dependent patients
    Scott H Stewart
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Hosp Med 2:372-7. 2007
  8. ncbi Alcoholics in acute medical settings have increased risk for other drug, mood, and personality disorders
    Scott H Stewart
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 37:59-67. 2007
  9. ncbi Interest in pharmacotherapy and primary care alcoholism treatment among medically hospitalized, alcohol dependent patients
    Scott H Stewart
    Psychiatry and Medicine, Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Addict Dis 26:63-9. 2007
  10. pmc Ethnicity, alcohol drinking and changes in transaminase activity among heavy drinkers
    Scott H Stewart
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:564-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. pmc Sensitivity and specificity of urinary ethyl glucuronide and ethyl sulfate in liver disease patients
    Scott H Stewart
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 37:150-5. 2013
    ..We therefore evaluated the performance of urine ethyl glucuronide (EtG) and ethyl sulfate (EtS) in detecting alcohol use in the days preceding a clinical encounter...
  2. pmc COMT genotype influences the effect of alcohol on blood pressure: results from the COMBINE study
    Scott H Stewart
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Am J Hypertens 22:87-91. 2009
    ..Catechol- O-methyltransferase (COMT) inactivates catecholamines, and a G to A substitution in codon 108 in the soluble COMT mRNA (or codon 158 in the membrane-bound form) substitutes methionine for valine and alters enzyme activity...
  3. pmc Liver disease and HPLC quantification of disialotransferrin for heavy alcohol use: a case series
    Scott H Stewart
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:1956-60. 2010
    ..The goal of this case series was to evaluate the prevalence of liver disease among individuals with poor resolution of transferrin glycoforms by high performance liquid chromatography...
  4. pmc Phosphatidylethanol and alcohol consumption in reproductive age women
    Scott H Stewart
    Charleston Alcohol Research Center and Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 34:488-92. 2010
    ..Biomarkers represent an alternative method for assessing alcohol use, and this study evaluated the relationship between blood phosphatidylethanol (PEth) and alcohol use in a sample of reproductive age women...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. ncbi Perceived health status, alcohol-related problems, and readiness to change among medically hospitalized, alcohol-dependent patients
    Scott H Stewart
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Department of Psychiatry, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Hosp Med 2:372-7. 2007
    ..This study evaluated the correlations of readiness to change drinking behavior with perceived physical and mental health status and specific alcohol-related consequences of medical inpatients...
  8. ncbi Alcoholics in acute medical settings have increased risk for other drug, mood, and personality disorders
    Scott H Stewart
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston 29425, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 37:59-67. 2007
    ..To explore this possibility, this study evaluated the prevalence of mental health disorders in the U.S. population stratified by alcoholism and recent hospitalization or emergency room use...
  9. ncbi Interest in pharmacotherapy and primary care alcoholism treatment among medically hospitalized, alcohol dependent patients
    Scott H Stewart
    Psychiatry and Medicine, Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Addict Dis 26:63-9. 2007
    ..Medically hospitalized patients with alcohol dependence were interested in effective medication for relapse prevention, but primary care follow-up alone may not adequately address patients' perceived treatment needs...
  10. pmc Ethnicity, alcohol drinking and changes in transaminase activity among heavy drinkers
    Scott H Stewart
    Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 99:564-9. 2007
    ..Some studies suggest alcohol sensitivity may contribute to this finding. This analysis evaluated if alcohol-associated changes in aspartate aminotransferase (AST) and alanine transaminase (ALT) differed by ethnicity among heavy drinkers...
  11. ncbi Ethnicity and gamma-glutamyltransferase in men and women with alcohol use disorders
    Scott H Stewart
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, NY 14260, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 42:24-7. 2007
    ..This study evaluated the associations of gender and ethnicity with GGT in a large sample of patients with DSM-IV alcohol abuse or dependence, as well as modification of alcohol's effects on GGT by gender and ethnicity...
  12. ncbi Exploration of the relationship between drinking intensity and quality of life
    Scott H Stewart
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, New York, USA
    Am J Addict 15:356-61. 2006
    ..Each quality of life indicator improved with decreased DDD. Gender and ethnicity modified the DDD effect for some outcomes, with DDD exerting a greater influence on quality of life in women and non-Hispanic whites...
  13. ncbi Racial and ethnic differences in alcohol-associated aspartate aminotransferase and gamma-glutamyltransferase elevation
    Scott H Stewart
    Department of Medicine, Erie County Medical Center, 462 Grider St, Buffalo, NY 14215, USA
    Arch Intern Med 162:2236-9. 2002
    ..This study compared racial and ethnic aspartate aminotransferase and gamma-glutamyltransferase level elevations within alcohol-drinking categories...
  14. doi Efficacy of a combination of flumazenil and gabapentin in the treatment of alcohol dependence: relationship to alcohol withdrawal symptoms
    Raymond F Anton
    Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Clin Psychopharmacol 29:334-42. 2009
    ..These results suggest a differential response to FMZ/GBP treatment, depending on pretreatment AW status that should be taken into account during future treatment trials...
  15. pmc Hair ethyl glucuronide is highly sensitive and specific for detecting moderate-to-heavy drinking in patients with liver disease
    Scott H Stewart
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 48:83-7. 2013
    ..This study evaluated the relationship between hair EtG and drinking in patients with liver disease...
  16. doi 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...
  17. doi 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...
  18. ncbi Alcohol use and cardiovascular disease preventive services
    Scott H Stewart
    School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, USA
    J Cardiovasc Risk 10:221-5. 2003
    ..Moderate drinking is associated with decreased cardiovascular mortality. Biological effects may mediate this association, but differences in utilization of preventive services may be important...
  19. pmc Care for hospitalized patients with unhealthy alcohol use: a narrative review
    Regina Makdissi
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University at Buffalo State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, USA
    Addict Sci Clin Pract 8:11. 2013
    ..The review concludes with consideration of Joint Commission recommendations on SBIRT for unhealthy alcohol use, integration of these recommendations into hospital work flows, and directions for future research...
  20. pmc Racial and ethnic disparity in blood pressure and cholesterol measurement
    Scott H Stewart
    Division of General Internal Medicine and the Center for Health Care Research, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 17:405-11. 2002
    ..To evaluate racial and ethnic disparity in blood pressure and cholesterol measurement and to analyze factors associated with any observed disparity...
  21. 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...
  22. ncbi Relation between alcohol consumption and C-reactive protein levels in the adult US population
    Scott H Stewart
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 15:437-42. 2002
    ..Moderate alcohol consumption has been linked to a decreased risk of cardiovascular death. Systemic inflammation as indicated by elevated levels of C-reactive protein might play a role in this relation...
  23. ncbi Detecting alcohol use disorders in recently hospitalized persons: results from the national epidemiologic survey on alcohol and related conditions
    Scott H Stewart
    From the Department of Psychiatry SHS, PMM, Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine SHS Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
    J Addict Med 1:40-3. 2007
    ..However, future research also should validate this screen at the point of care...
  24. pmc Identification and risk-stratification of problem alcohol drinkers with minor trauma in the emergency department
    Scott H Stewart
    Medical University of South Carolina, Center for Drug and Alcohol Programs, Charleston, SC
    West J Emerg Med 11:133-7. 2010
    ..This study evaluated a brief method for detecting problem drinking in minor trauma patients and differentiating hazardous drinkers from those with more severe alcohol problems...

Research Grants4

  1. Alcohol Dependence in General Medical Settings
    Scott Stewart; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  2. Phosphatidylethanol as an Alcohol Biomarker in Patients with Liver Disease
    Scott Stewart; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Results may provide health care providers with an important tool for detecting heavy drinking, for monitoring response to alcohol treatment, and for early detection of relapse. ..
  3. Phosphatidylethanol as an Alcohol Biomarker in Patients with Liver Disease
    Scott H Stewart; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Results may provide health care providers with an important tool for detecting heavy drinking, for monitoring response to alcohol treatment, and for early detection of relapse. ..