R L Brown

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A two-item screening test for alcohol and other drug problems
    R L Brown
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison 53715, USA
    J Fam Pract 44:151-60. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and detection of substance use disorders among inpatients ages 18 to 49: an opportunity for prevention
    R L Brown
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53715, USA
    Prev Med 27:101-10. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Remission of alcohol disorders in primary care patients. Does diagnosis matter?
    R L Brown
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, 53715, USA
    J Fam Pract 49:522-8. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Primary care practice adherence to National Cholesterol Education Program guidelines for patients with coronary heart disease
    P McBride
    HEART Preventive Cardiology Program, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison 53715 1849, USA
    Arch Intern Med 158:1238-44. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint A two-item conjoint screen for alcohol and other drug problems
    R L Brown
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madsion Medical School, 53715, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 14:95-106. 2001
  6. pmc Physicians' decisions to prescribe benzodiazepines for nervousness and insomnia
    R L Brown
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin-Madison Medical School, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 12:44-52. 1997
  7. ncbi request reprint Improving prevention systems in primary care practices: the Health Education and Research Trial (HEART)
    P McBride
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, USA
    J Fam Pract 49:115-25. 2000

Collaborators

  • L I Solberg
  • E Spencer
  • P McBride
  • H G Schrott
  • G Underbakke
  • M B Plane
  • G Pfeifer
  • K Massoth
  • K Smith
  • T Swanson
  • L Ellis
  • A Knox

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint A two-item screening test for alcohol and other drug problems
    R L Brown
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison 53715, USA
    J Fam Pract 44:151-60. 1997
    ..This study reports on the criterion validity of a two-item conjoint screening (TICS) test for alcohol and other drug abuse or dependence for a primary care sample...
  2. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and detection of substance use disorders among inpatients ages 18 to 49: an opportunity for prevention
    R L Brown
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53715, USA
    Prev Med 27:101-10. 1998
    ..These studies were limited in the validity of their measures, their failure to distinguish between current and lifetime disorders, or their lack of attention to drugs other than alcohol...
  3. ncbi request reprint Remission of alcohol disorders in primary care patients. Does diagnosis matter?
    R L Brown
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, 53715, USA
    J Fam Pract 49:522-8. 2000
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Primary care practice adherence to National Cholesterol Education Program guidelines for patients with coronary heart disease
    P McBride
    HEART Preventive Cardiology Program, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison 53715 1849, USA
    Arch Intern Med 158:1238-44. 1998
    ..National guidelines recommending goals for screening and treatment were published in 1993 and widely disseminated. This study examines cholesterol screening and management by primary care physicians after the guidelines were released...
  5. ncbi request reprint A two-item conjoint screen for alcohol and other drug problems
    R L Brown
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madsion Medical School, 53715, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 14:95-106. 2001
    ..This study reports on the criterion validity of a two-item conjoint screen (TICS) for alcohol and other drug abuse or dependence for a split sample of primary care patients...
  6. pmc Physicians' decisions to prescribe benzodiazepines for nervousness and insomnia
    R L Brown
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin-Madison Medical School, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 12:44-52. 1997
    ..Blanket calls for more or less prescribing are overly simplistic; physicians should be able to recognize substance use disorders among anxious patients and make prescribing decisions based on relevant literature and clinical cues...
  7. ncbi request reprint Improving prevention systems in primary care practices: the Health Education and Research Trial (HEART)
    P McBride
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison, USA
    J Fam Pract 49:115-25. 2000
    ..We present the trial methodology, the practices' use of medical record tools, and changes in documentation of cardiovascular risk factor screening and management...