M B Stephens

Summary

Affiliation: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Sports and nutritional supplement use in USMC recruits: a pilot study
    Colin R Young
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Mil Med 174:158-61. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Commentary: The RIME/EMR scheme: an educational approach to clinical documentation in electronic medical records
    Mark B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, F Edward Hebert School of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, USA
    Acad Med 86:11-4. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Physical fitness during medical school: a 4-year study at the Uniformed Services University
    Mark B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Fam Med 44:694-7. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Health perceptions and levels of attachment: owners and pets exercising together
    Mark B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 25:923-6. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Obstetric analgesia
    M B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Prim Care 27:203-20. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Cardiac rehabilitation
    Mark B Stephens
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Am Fam Physician 80:955-9; hand-out 960. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Teaching principles of practice management and electronic medical record clinical documentation to third-year medical students
    Mark B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Med Pract Manage 25:222-5. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Institutional support for handheld computing: clinical and educational lessons learned
    Mark B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD 20814 4799, USA
    Med Ref Serv Q 29:28-36. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Coding and obesity: room to grow
    Mark B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:329-30. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Adult learning models for large-group continuing medical education activities
    Mark B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Fam Med 43:334-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Sports and nutritional supplement use in USMC recruits: a pilot study
    Colin R Young
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Mil Med 174:158-61. 2009
    ..This is a pilot study to describe patterns of nutritional supplement use by recruits entering the U.S. Marine Corps (USMC)...
  2. doi request reprint Commentary: The RIME/EMR scheme: an educational approach to clinical documentation in electronic medical records
    Mark B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, F Edward Hebert School of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, USA
    Acad Med 86:11-4. 2011
    ..The Reporter-Interpreter-Manager-Educator scheme is one approach to teach and evaluate clinical documentation skills using EMRs in the context of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education core educational competencies...
  3. ncbi request reprint Physical fitness during medical school: a 4-year study at the Uniformed Services University
    Mark B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Fam Med 44:694-7. 2012
    ..Medical school is stressful. Students commonly exhibit changes in dietary and physical activity patterns in response. We tracked measurements of physical fitness over 4 years in a cohort of students at the Uniformed Services University...
  4. doi request reprint Health perceptions and levels of attachment: owners and pets exercising together
    Mark B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 25:923-6. 2012
    ..Obesity is a parallel problem in canine and human populations. We describe health perceptions and levels of companion animal attachment in a cohort of dog owners...
  5. ncbi request reprint Obstetric analgesia
    M B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Prim Care 27:203-20. 2000
    ..Continued patient-doctor communication throughout labor is essential. Patient preferences, tempered by sound medical judgement, should guide the selection of the optimal modality for pain control during labor...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cardiac rehabilitation
    Mark B Stephens
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Am Fam Physician 80:955-9; hand-out 960. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Teaching principles of practice management and electronic medical record clinical documentation to third-year medical students
    Mark B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Med Pract Manage 25:222-5. 2010
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Institutional support for handheld computing: clinical and educational lessons learned
    Mark B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD 20814 4799, USA
    Med Ref Serv Q 29:28-36. 2010
    ..This article reports clinical and educational lessons learned from a longitudinal institutional initiative designed to provide medical students with PDAs to facilitate patient care and assist with clinical learning...
  9. doi request reprint Coding and obesity: room to grow
    Mark B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:329-30. 2011
    ..Obesity is the leading health problem in the United States. Providers often fail to document obesity in patients whose body mass index (BMI) is more than 30...
  10. ncbi request reprint Adult learning models for large-group continuing medical education activities
    Mark B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Fam Med 43:334-7. 2011
    ..Despite evidence suggesting that other learning modalities are more effective, large-group continuing medical education (CME) activities continue to be predominantly lecture based...
  11. ncbi request reprint Four-year training in family medicine: strength through versatility using the uniformed services as a model
    Mark Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Fam Med 43:664-6. 2011
    ..Given increasing training requirements for family physicians, we investigated attitudes within the military regarding 4-year postgraduate training in family medicine...
  12. ncbi request reprint Musculoskeletal injections: a review of the evidence
    Mark B Stephens
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Am Fam Physician 78:971-6. 2008
    ..Patients with diabetes who receive periarticular or soft tissue steroid injections should closely monitor their blood glucose for two weeks following injection...
  13. ncbi request reprint Behavioral risks associated with tattooing
    Mark B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Fam Med 35:52-4. 2003
    ..Tattoos are an increasingly prevalent form of self-expression, especially for adolescents. This study was conducted to determine health-risk behaviors associated with tattoos in young men and women entering military service...
  14. ncbi request reprint Are children of military parents more physically fit than children of civilian parents?
    Mark B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Fam Med 35:404-7. 2003
    ..Members of the military are required to maintain standards of physical fitness, whereas the civilian population is not. We conducted this study to compare fitness levels of children in military and civilian families...
  15. ncbi request reprint Preventive health counseling for adolescents
    Mark B Stephens
    US Naval Hospital, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, USA
    Am Fam Physician 74:1151-6. 2006
    ..The key to providing relevant and useful preventive counseling for adolescent patients is developing the trust necessary to discuss the specific issues that impact this age group...
  16. ncbi request reprint Ergogenic supplements and health risk behaviors
    M B Stephens
    Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    J Fam Pract 50:696-9. 2001
    ..Our goals were to determine the prevalence of ergogenic supplement use in a young healthy population and to examine the extent to which supplement use is associated with specific health risk behaviors...
  17. ncbi request reprint The maternal perspective on prenatal ultrasound
    M B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, USA
    J Fam Pract 49:601-4. 2000
    ..Most women in the United States will have a routine sonogram during pregnancy. The medical necessity of this is debatable. The goal of our study was to examine maternal beliefs about prenatal sonography...
  18. doi request reprint A novel approach using an electronic medical record to identify children and adolescents at risk for dyslipidemia: a study from the Primary Care Education and Research Learning (PEARL) network
    Mark B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 21:356-7. 2008
    ..Purpose: We conducted a retrospective analysis to identify children and adolescents in the Primary Care Education and Research Learning practice-based research network (PBRN) who were at risk for dyslipidemia...
  19. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Mark B Stephens
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Am Fam Physician 78:87-92. 2008
    ..Other advanced testing is usually not necessary...
  20. ncbi request reprint Learning PDA skills online is feasible and acceptable to clerkship students
    Scott M Strayer
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Fam Med 40:696-9. 2008
    ..The feasibility and acceptability of teaching medical students to use PDA clinical decision support tools via a Web-based course have not been previously evaluated...
  21. ncbi request reprint Military medical informatics: accessing information in the deployed environment
    Mark B Stephens
    Department of Family Medicine, Uniformed Services University, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Mil Med 174:259-64. 2009
    ..Physicians use multiple sources of information to search for answers to clinical questions. These sources include textbooks, journals, colleagues, and electronic resources, including the Internet...
  22. doi request reprint Body composition and physical fitness in a cohort of US military medical students
    Sarah D Mitchell
    Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 21:165-7. 2008
    ..Although students were able to maintain muscular endurance and body composition, cardiorespiratory endurance, as measured by a timed 1.5-mile run, declined significantly over a 2-yr period...
  23. ncbi request reprint Pre-pregnancy fitness levels and delivery outcomes
    Mark B Stephens
    Fam Med 40:312. 2008
  24. ncbi request reprint Pre-pregnancy fitness levels and delivery outcomes
    Mark B Stephens
    Fam Med 40:387-8. 2008