James J Diamond

Summary

Affiliation: Thomas Jefferson University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Do medical students correctly perceive what patients believe about their own health?
    James J Diamond
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, 1015 Walnut Street, Suite 401 Curtis, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Med Educ 43:1044-6. 2009
  2. pmc Development of a reliable and construct valid measure of nutritional literacy in adults
    James J Diamond
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, 1015 Walnut Street, Suite 401, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Nutr J 6:5. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The relationship between matriculating medical students' planned specialties and eventual rural practice outcomes
    Howard K Rabinowitz
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Acad Med 87:1086-90. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The relationship between entering medical students' backgrounds and career plans and their rural practice outcomes three decades later
    Howard K Rabinowitz
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Acad Med 87:493-7. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Medical school rural programs: a comparison with international medical graduates in addressing state-level rural family physician and primary care supply
    Howard K Rabinowitz
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Acad Med 87:488-92. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Retention of rural family physicians after 20-25 years: outcomes of a comprehensive medical school rural program
    Howard K Rabinowitz
    Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 26:24-7. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Increasing the supply of women physicians in rural areas: outcomes of a medical school rural program
    Howard K Rabinowitz
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:740-4. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Medical school programs to increase the rural physician supply: a systematic review and projected impact of widespread replication
    Howard K Rabinowitz
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Suite 401, 1015 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Acad Med 83:235-43. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Increasing the supply of rural family physicians: recent outcomes from Jefferson Medical College's Physician Shortage Area Program (PSAP)
    Howard K Rabinowitz
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Acad Med 86:264-9. 2011
  10. pmc Ask a different question, get a different answer: why living wills are poor guides to care preferences at the end of life
    Laraine Winter
    Center for Applied Research on Aging and Health, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    J Palliat Med 13:567-72. 2010

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Do medical students correctly perceive what patients believe about their own health?
    James J Diamond
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, 1015 Walnut Street, Suite 401 Curtis, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Med Educ 43:1044-6. 2009
    ..This study set out to estimate the prevalence of any mismatch between medical students' perceptions of patients' health beliefs and those of a normative group of primary care patients...
  2. pmc Development of a reliable and construct valid measure of nutritional literacy in adults
    James J Diamond
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, 1015 Walnut Street, Suite 401, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Nutr J 6:5. 2007
    ..This paper details the development and psychometric characteristics of the Nutritional Literacy Scale (NLS), offered as a measure of adults' ability to comprehend nutritional information...
  3. ncbi request reprint The relationship between matriculating medical students' planned specialties and eventual rural practice outcomes
    Howard K Rabinowitz
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Acad Med 87:1086-90. 2012
    ..To analyze the previously unknown relationships between the specialty plans of entering medical students and their eventual rural practice outcomes...
  4. doi request reprint The relationship between entering medical students' backgrounds and career plans and their rural practice outcomes three decades later
    Howard K Rabinowitz
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Acad Med 87:493-7. 2012
    ..This study analyzed the relationship between the backgrounds and future career plans of entering medical students and their rural practice outcomes...
  5. doi request reprint Medical school rural programs: a comparison with international medical graduates in addressing state-level rural family physician and primary care supply
    Howard K Rabinowitz
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Acad Med 87:488-92. 2012
    ..This study compares rural primary care practice outcomes for RP graduates within relevant states with those of international medical graduates (IMGs), also seen as ameliorating rural physician shortages...
  6. doi request reprint Retention of rural family physicians after 20-25 years: outcomes of a comprehensive medical school rural program
    Howard K Rabinowitz
    Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 26:24-7. 2013
    ..Although retention is a critical component of the rural physician supply, published long-term outcomes are limited...
  7. doi request reprint Increasing the supply of women physicians in rural areas: outcomes of a medical school rural program
    Howard K Rabinowitz
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:740-4. 2011
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Medical school programs to increase the rural physician supply: a systematic review and projected impact of widespread replication
    Howard K Rabinowitz
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Suite 401, 1015 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Acad Med 83:235-43. 2008
    ..To systematically review the outcomes of comprehensive medical school programs designed to increase the rural physician supply, and to develop a model to estimate the impact of their widespread replication...
  9. doi request reprint Increasing the supply of rural family physicians: recent outcomes from Jefferson Medical College's Physician Shortage Area Program (PSAP)
    Howard K Rabinowitz
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Acad Med 86:264-9. 2011
    ....
  10. pmc Ask a different question, get a different answer: why living wills are poor guides to care preferences at the end of life
    Laraine Winter
    Center for Applied Research on Aging and Health, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    J Palliat Med 13:567-72. 2010
    ..Some speculation centers on the questionable correspondence between the scenario described in living wills versus the real-life circumstances that typically arise at the end of life...
  11. pmc Family factors in end-of-life decision-making: family conflict and proxy relationship
    Susan Mockus Parks
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Palliat Med 14:179-84. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine proxy accuracy in relation to two family factors that may influence proxy accuracy: perceived family conflict and type of elder-proxy relationship...
  12. pmc Functional capillary rarefaction in mild blood pressure elevation
    Cynthia Cheng
    Departments of Family and Community Medicine Internal Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Clin Transl Sci 1:75-9. 2008
    ..001). Functional, but not structural, capillary rarefaction is detectable and associated with endothelial dysfunction in both black and non-black individuals with mild blood pressure elevation...
  13. ncbi request reprint Primary care physician beliefs regarding usefulness of self-monitoring of blood pressure
    Cynthia Cheng
    Department of Family Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Blood Press Monit 8:249-54. 2003
    ..Although endorsed by the Joint National Committee VII guidelines, home monitoring is not currently part of the standard care of hypertension...
  14. ncbi request reprint Cholesterol-lowering effect of the Food for Heart Nutrition Education Program
    Cynthia Cheng
    Department of Family Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, University Hospital, 1015 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 104:1868-72. 2004
    ....
  15. pmc The effects of a group visit program on outcomes of diabetes care in an urban family practice
    Jeffrey A Reitz
    School of Population Health, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Urban Health 89:709-16. 2012
    ..Early experience with the program was encouraging and suggested it may improve patients' management of their diabetes mellitus in an urban, predominantly African American population...
  16. ncbi request reprint Long-term retention of graduates from a program to increase the supply of rural family physicians
    Howard K Rabinowitz
    Department of Family Medicine, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Suite 401, 1015 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Acad Med 80:728-32. 2005
    ..To determine the long-term retention of rural family physicians graduating from the Physician Shortage Area Program (PSAP) of Jefferson Medical College...
  17. ncbi request reprint Urinary incontinence in primary care: a comparison of older African-American and Caucasian women
    Karen D Novielli
    Departments of Family Medicine and Obstetrics Gynecology, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Int Urol Nephrol 35:423-8. 2003
    ..Higher body mass index and prior hysterectomy was associated with urinary incontinence for African-American women only. For both groups, low rates of 'botheredness' (28%AA, 32%C) and treatment seeking (39%AA, 52%C) were found...
  18. ncbi request reprint Validation of the dietary risk assessment food frequency questionnaire against the Keys score for saturated fat and cholesterol
    Cynthia Cheng
    Department of Family Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 37:152-3. 2005
    ..The objective of this pilot study was to validate the Dietary Risk Assessment (DRA) food frequency questionnaire against the Keys score obtained from 2 2-day dietary recalls in a sample of subjects...
  19. ncbi request reprint The reliability of patient self-reported blood pressures
    Cynthia Cheng
    Department of Family Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 4:259-64. 2002
    ..8/78+/-11.6 mm Hg and 135+/-19.6/80+/-13.3 mm Hg, respectively. The reliability of self-reporting of blood pressures for many patients supports the potential usefulness of self-monitoring of blood pressure in hypertension management...
  20. pmc Impact of provider continuity on quality of care for persons with diabetes mellitus
    James M Gill
    Health Services Research, Christiana Care Health Services, Wilmington, Del 19803, USA
    Ann Fam Med 1:162-70. 2003
    ..One reason might be inadequate continuity of care. This study examined the association between provider continuity and completion of monitoring tests for patients with diabetes mellitus...
  21. pmc Accuracy of screening for diabetic retinopathy by family physicians
    James M Gill
    Christiana Care Health Services, 1401 Foulk Rd, Wilmington, DE 19803, USA
    Ann Fam Med 2:218-20. 2004
    ..We wanted to examine the accuracy of family physicians' screening for diabetic retinopathy using standardized criteria and a nonmydriatic ophthalmoscope...