B S Alper

Summary

Affiliation: University of Missouri
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of postherpetic neuralgia: a systematic review of the literature
    Brian S Alper
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia School of Medicine, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    J Fam Pract 51:121-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Answering family physicians' clinical questions using electronic medical databases
    B S Alper
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia, MU School of Medicine, Columbia, MO, 65212, USA
    J Fam Pract 50:960-5. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Intention-to-treat analysis: who is in? Who is out?
    Robin L Kruse
    Department of Family Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia School of Medicine, M228 Medical Sciences Bldg, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    J Fam Pract 51:969-71. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Urinary tract infection in children
    Brian S Alper
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    Am Fam Physician 72:2483-8. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Response to proposal for use of SORT evidence levels
    Brian S Alper
    Am Fam Physician 70:2269; author reply 2269-70. 2004

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Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of postherpetic neuralgia: a systematic review of the literature
    Brian S Alper
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia School of Medicine, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    J Fam Pract 51:121-8. 2002
    ..We wanted to determine whether any treatment had been shown to reduce pain or disability from postherpetic neuralgia (PHN), a common sequela of herpes zoster in elderly patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Answering family physicians' clinical questions using electronic medical databases
    B S Alper
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia, MU School of Medicine, Columbia, MO, 65212, USA
    J Fam Pract 50:960-5. 2001
    ..We studied the ability of electronic medical databases to provide adequate answers to the clinical questions of family physicians...
  3. ncbi request reprint Intention-to-treat analysis: who is in? Who is out?
    Robin L Kruse
    Department of Family Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia School of Medicine, M228 Medical Sciences Bldg, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
    J Fam Pract 51:969-71. 2002
    ..Nineteen of the 92 studies excluded more than 5% of randomized participants, and 10 excluded more than 10%. There is considerable variation in how researchers define and apply the principle of intention to treat...
  4. ncbi request reprint Urinary tract infection in children
    Brian S Alper
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Missouri Columbia, Columbia, Missouri, USA
    Am Fam Physician 72:2483-8. 2005
    ..Oral antibiotics are as effective as parenteral therapy in randomized trials. The optimal duration of antibiotic therapy has not been established, but one-day therapies have been shown to be inferior to longer treatment courses...
  5. ncbi request reprint Response to proposal for use of SORT evidence levels
    Brian S Alper
    Am Fam Physician 70:2269; author reply 2269-70. 2004