D Siegel

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Barriers to and strategies for effective blood pressure control
    David Siegel
    Medical Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Northern California Health Care System, Mather, CA 95655, USA
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 1:9-14. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Changes in the phamacologic treatment of hypertension in the Department of Veterans Affairs 1997-1999: decreased use of calcium antagonists and increased use of beta-blockers and thiazide diuretics
    D Siegel
    Medical Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Northern California Health Care System, Mather 95655, USA
    Am J Hypertens 14:957-62. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Antihypertensive medication adherence in the Department of Veterans Affairs
    David Siegel
    Medical Service, VA Northern California Health Care System, Martinez, Calif, USA
    Am J Med 120:26-32. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Academic detailing to improve antihypertensive prescribing patterns
    David Siegel
    Medical Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Northern California Health Care System, Mather, California 95655, USA
    Am J Hypertens 16:508-11. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint The influence of national guidelines on antihypertensive prescribing patterns
    D Siegel
    Medical Service III, Department of Veterans Affairs NCHCS, 10535 Hospital Way, Mather, CA 95655, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 2:247-52. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Trends in antihypertensive drug use in the United States: do the JNC V recommendations affect prescribing? Fifth Joint National Commission on the Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure
    D Siegel
    Medical Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Northern California Health Care System, Martinez 94553, USA
    JAMA 278:1745-8. 1997
  7. ncbi request reprint Pharmacologic treatment of hypertension in the Department of Veterans Affairs during 1995 and 1996
    D Siegel
    Medical Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Northern California Health Care System, Martinez 94553, USA
    Am J Hypertens 11:1271-8. 1998
  8. ncbi request reprint Antihypertensive medication use in the Department of Veterans Affairs: a national analysis of prescribing patterns from 2000 to 2002
    Julio Lopez
    Pharmacy Service, Veterans Affairs Northern California Health Care System, Martinez, California, USA
    Am J Hypertens 17:1095-9. 2004
  9. doi request reprint The effect of body mass index on fasting blood glucose after initiation of thiazide therapy in hypertensive patients
    David Siegel
    Medical Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Northern California Health Care System, Mather, California, USA
    Am J Hypertens 21:438-42. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Computer confirmation of improved blood pressure control in diabetic patients
    Arthur Swislocki
    Medical Services, VA Northern California Health Care System, Martinez, CA 94553, USA
    Prev Cardiol 12:149-54. 2009

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Publications15

  1. pmc Barriers to and strategies for effective blood pressure control
    David Siegel
    Medical Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Northern California Health Care System, Mather, CA 95655, USA
    Vasc Health Risk Manag 1:9-14. 2005
    ..A challenge for the future will be to identify and broadly apply these and other programs to improve the quality and efficiency of hypertensive treatment...
  2. ncbi request reprint Changes in the phamacologic treatment of hypertension in the Department of Veterans Affairs 1997-1999: decreased use of calcium antagonists and increased use of beta-blockers and thiazide diuretics
    D Siegel
    Medical Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Northern California Health Care System, Mather 95655, USA
    Am J Hypertens 14:957-62. 2001
    ..These changes were consistent with improved compliance with VA national guidelines. The cost implications of these changes in practice patterns were considerable...
  3. ncbi request reprint Antihypertensive medication adherence in the Department of Veterans Affairs
    David Siegel
    Medical Service, VA Northern California Health Care System, Martinez, Calif, USA
    Am J Med 120:26-32. 2007
    ..The control of hypertension is dependent on medication adherence and may vary on the basis of antihypertensive medication class and other factors...
  4. ncbi request reprint Academic detailing to improve antihypertensive prescribing patterns
    David Siegel
    Medical Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Northern California Health Care System, Mather, California 95655, USA
    Am J Hypertens 16:508-11. 2003
    ..001 for change from baseline). Prescribing patterns after academic detailing more closely followed national recommendations...
  5. ncbi request reprint The influence of national guidelines on antihypertensive prescribing patterns
    D Siegel
    Medical Service III, Department of Veterans Affairs NCHCS, 10535 Hospital Way, Mather, CA 95655, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 2:247-52. 2000
    ..The reasons for the lack of influence of JNC V recommendations on antihypertensive prescribing patterns must be explored and alternative ways of educating health care providers implemented...
  6. ncbi request reprint Trends in antihypertensive drug use in the United States: do the JNC V recommendations affect prescribing? Fifth Joint National Commission on the Detection, Evaluation, and Treatment of High Blood Pressure
    D Siegel
    Medical Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Northern California Health Care System, Martinez 94553, USA
    JAMA 278:1745-8. 1997
    ..The choice of pharmacological treatment for the approximately 50 million people in the United States with hypertension has important therapeutic and financial implications...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pharmacologic treatment of hypertension in the Department of Veterans Affairs during 1995 and 1996
    D Siegel
    Medical Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Northern California Health Care System, Martinez 94553, USA
    Am J Hypertens 11:1271-8. 1998
    ..The cost implications of these practice patterns as compared with the primary use of diuretics and beta-blockers are enormous...
  8. ncbi request reprint Antihypertensive medication use in the Department of Veterans Affairs: a national analysis of prescribing patterns from 2000 to 2002
    Julio Lopez
    Pharmacy Service, Veterans Affairs Northern California Health Care System, Martinez, California, USA
    Am J Hypertens 17:1095-9. 2004
    ..This study evaluates national VA antihypertensive treatment for 2000 to 2002 and compares these data to treatment data for 1995 to 1999...
  9. doi request reprint The effect of body mass index on fasting blood glucose after initiation of thiazide therapy in hypertensive patients
    David Siegel
    Medical Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Northern California Health Care System, Mather, California, USA
    Am J Hypertens 21:438-42. 2008
    ..We therefore examined the association between body mass index (BMI) (kg/m(2)) and fasting blood glucose (FBG) in subjects in whom thiazide antihypertensive therapy had been initiated...
  10. doi request reprint Computer confirmation of improved blood pressure control in diabetic patients
    Arthur Swislocki
    Medical Services, VA Northern California Health Care System, Martinez, CA 94553, USA
    Prev Cardiol 12:149-54. 2009
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  11. doi request reprint Hypertensive treatment in patients with metabolic syndrome
    David Siegel
    Medical Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Northern California Health Care System, Mather, California 95655, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 8:95-104. 2010
    ..In this setting, it is important to understand the effects of antihypertensives on parameters of the metabolic syndrome in addition to glucose metabolism. Here the authors review pertinent clinical studies...
  12. ncbi request reprint Reduction in self-monitoring of blood glucose in persons with type 2 diabetes results in cost savings and no change in glycemic control
    Joy L Meier
    Pharmacy Services, VA Northern California Health Care System, Martinez 94553, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:557-65. 2002
    ..We assessed the impact of a modification of these guidelines on hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) and monitoring cost...
  13. doi request reprint The effect of body mass index on fasting blood glucose and development of diabetes mellitus after initiation of extended-release niacin
    Ardelle Libby
    Pharmacy Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Northern California Health Care System, Martinez, California 95655, USA
    Metab Syndr Relat Disord 8:79-84. 2010
    ..We evaluated the effect of extended-release niacin initiation on fasting plasma glucose (FPG) and the development of new-onset diabetes mellitus (DM) in relation to body mass index (kg/m(2)) in nondiabetic patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Renal effects of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors that result in cost savings and improved patient outcomes
    A L Swislocki
    Medical Service 111, Department of Veterans Affairs NCHCS, 150 Muir Road, Martinez, CA 94553, USA
    Am J Manag Care 7:283-95. 2001
    ..Many questions remain about the categories of patients that benefit from ACE inhibitor use...
  15. ncbi request reprint Docosahexaenoic acid supplementation improves fasting and postprandial lipid profiles in hypertriglyceridemic men
    Darshan S Kelley
    Western Human Nutrition Research Center, Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, University of California Davis, CA 95616 8683, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:324-33. 2007
    ..The effects of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) on the mean size and concentrations of VLDL, LDL, and HDL subclasses have not been previously studied...