David Hyman

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Self-reported hypertension treatment practices among primary care physicians: blood pressure thresholds, drug choices, and the role of guidelines and evidence-based medicine
    D J Hyman
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030
    Arch Intern Med 160:2281-6. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of patients with uncontrolled hypertension in the United States
    D J Hyman
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    N Engl J Med 345:479-86. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Poor hypertension control: let's stop blaming the patients
    David J Hyman
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 69:793-9. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Uncontrolled hypertension as a risk for coronary artery disease: patient characteristics and the role of physician intervention
    David J Hyman
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Ben Taub Hospital, 1504 Taub Loop, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 5:131-8. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous vs sequential counseling for multiple behavior change
    David J Hyman
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1152-8. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Hepatocellular cancer: a guide for the internist
    Sameer Parikh
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex, USA
    Am J Med 120:194-202. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Association of a culturally defined syndrome (nervios) with chest pain and DSM-IV affective disorders in Hispanic patients referred for cardiac stress testing
    Valory N Pavlik
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Houston, Texas 77098 3926, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:505-14. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors and cognitive function in adults 30-59 years of age (NHANES III)
    Valory N Pavlik
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 24:42-50. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint How well are we managing and monitoring high blood pressure?
    Valory N Pavlik
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 12:299-304. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Relation between cognitive function and mortality in middle-aged adults: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Valory N Pavlik
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:327-34. 2003

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Self-reported hypertension treatment practices among primary care physicians: blood pressure thresholds, drug choices, and the role of guidelines and evidence-based medicine
    D J Hyman
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030
    Arch Intern Med 160:2281-6. 2000
    ..Awareness of and agreement with national hypertension management guidelines, and grounding in evidence-based medicine principles, may be important determinants of practice...
  2. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of patients with uncontrolled hypertension in the United States
    D J Hyman
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    N Engl J Med 345:479-86. 2001
    ..Treatment of hypertension is one of the most common clinical responsibilities of U.S. physicians, yet only one fourth of patients with hypertension have their blood pressure adequately controlled...
  3. ncbi request reprint Poor hypertension control: let's stop blaming the patients
    David J Hyman
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 69:793-9. 2002
    ..Hypertension control is unlikely to improve unless physicians become more aggressive in treating mildly elevated systolic blood pressure...
  4. ncbi request reprint Uncontrolled hypertension as a risk for coronary artery disease: patient characteristics and the role of physician intervention
    David J Hyman
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Ben Taub Hospital, 1504 Taub Loop, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 5:131-8. 2003
    ..Physician inaction toward elevated systolic blood pressure may be due to a reluctance to prescribe multiple drugs and/or lack of belief in the benefits of aggressive treatment to lower systolic blood pressure below 140 mm Hg...
  5. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous vs sequential counseling for multiple behavior change
    David J Hyman
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1152-8. 2007
    ..Research has provided little information on the most effective ways to approach multiple behavior change counseling in clinical settings...
  6. ncbi request reprint Hepatocellular cancer: a guide for the internist
    Sameer Parikh
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex, USA
    Am J Med 120:194-202. 2007
    ..The aim of this review is to familiarize internists in screening, diagnosis, and referral of patients with hepatocellular cancer in an appropriate and timely fashion...
  7. ncbi request reprint Association of a culturally defined syndrome (nervios) with chest pain and DSM-IV affective disorders in Hispanic patients referred for cardiac stress testing
    Valory N Pavlik
    Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Houston, Texas 77098 3926, USA
    Ethn Dis 14:505-14. 2004
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  8. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors and cognitive function in adults 30-59 years of age (NHANES III)
    Valory N Pavlik
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77098, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 24:42-50. 2005
    ..101). We conclude that HTN in combination with DM is associated with detectable cognitive decrements in persons under age 60...
  9. ncbi request reprint How well are we managing and monitoring high blood pressure?
    Valory N Pavlik
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 12:299-304. 2003
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Relation between cognitive function and mortality in middle-aged adults: the atherosclerosis risk in communities study
    Valory N Pavlik
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:327-34. 2003
    ..97; hazard ratio 7-point DSST score increment = 0.86, 95% confidence interval: 0.80, 0.93). Cognitive function measured in middle age appears to have prognostic importance for life expectancy similar to that reported in elderly adults...
  11. pmc Does reducing physician uncertainty improve hypertension control?: rationale and methods
    Valory N Pavlik
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex 77098, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 2:257-63. 2009
    ..This trial will provide data on the extent to which available technologies not widely used in primary care will change physician prescribing behavior and patient adherence to prescribed treatment...
  12. ncbi request reprint Blood pressure control in the elderly: can you have too much of a good thing?
    David J Hyman
    Department of Medicine, Ben Taub General Hospital, 1504 Taub Loop, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Hypertens Rep 11:337-42. 2009
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  13. doi request reprint Hematochezia in the young patient: a review of health-seeking behavior, physician attitudes, and controversies in management
    Rashid Khan
    Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, BCM Mailstop 285, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 55:233-9. 2010
    ..In this review, the value of clinical symptoms and the underlying risk of CRC in guiding this clinical decision will be discussed...

Research Grants10

  1. Physician Uncertainty Reduction for Hypertension Control
    David Hyman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The research team has collaborated with both health systems in previous studies, and is experienced in conducting hypertension control and behavioral intervention studies in the target population. ..
  2. Lifestyle Adherence in High CVD Risk African-Americans
    David Hyman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  3. Physician Uncertainty Reduction for Hypertension Control
    David J Hyman; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..The research team has collaborated with both health systems in previous studies, and is experienced in conducting hypertension control and behavioral intervention studies in the target population. ..