M D Fetters

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Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Japanese women's perspectives on pelvic examinations in the United States. Looking behind a cultural curtain
    Michael D Fetters
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, 1018 Fuller Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0708, USA
    J Reprod Med 48:194-200. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Quality in medical translations: a review
    Daniela Garcia-Castillo
    Literature Science and Arts and Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program at the University of Michigan, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 18:74-84. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Procedures of recruiting, obtaining informed consent, and compensating research participants in Qatar: findings from a qualitative investigation
    Amal Killawi
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    BMC Med Ethics 15:9. 2014
  4. pmc Perspectives about and approaches to weight gain in pregnancy: a qualitative study of physicians and nurse midwives
    Tammy Chang
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:47. 2013
  5. pmc Women's impressions of their inpatient birth care as provided by family physicians in the Shizuoka Family Medicine Training Program in Japan
    Mariko Yokota
    Shizuoka Family Medicine Training Program, Kikugawa Family Medicine Center, 1055 1 Akatsuchi, Kikugawa, Shizuoka 437 1507, Japan
    Asia Pac Fam Med 12:1. 2013
  6. pmc Lessons learned in developing family medicine residency training programs in Japan
    Mitsuya Murai
    Kashima Hospital, Kashima City, Japan
    BMC Med Educ 5:33. 2005
  7. pmc Factors considered by medical students when formulating their specialty preferences in Japan: findings from a qualitative study
    Priya Saigal
    University of Michigan Medical School, M4101 MSI Box 0624, 1301 Catherine Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    BMC Med Educ 7:31. 2007
  8. pmc Medical student attitudes toward video games and related new media technologies in medical education
    Frederick W Kron
    1Medical Cyberworlds, Inc, 3895 Swoboda Road, Verona 53590, USA
    BMC Med Educ 10:50. 2010
  9. pmc Preconception care by family physicians and general practitioners in Japan
    Kazuya Kitamura
    Department of General Medicine, Nagoya University Hospital, Nagoya 466 8560, Japan
    BMC Fam Pract 6:31. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Conflict resolution at the end of life
    M D Fetters
    Department of Family Medicine and Japanese Family Health Program, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0708, USA
    Crit Care Med 29:921-5. 2001

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Publications27

  1. ncbi request reprint Japanese women's perspectives on pelvic examinations in the United States. Looking behind a cultural curtain
    Michael D Fetters
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, 1018 Fuller Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0708, USA
    J Reprod Med 48:194-200. 2003
    ..To elucidate overseas Japanese women's preferences on whether to use a curtain to separate themselves from the provider during pelvic examinations in the United States, as practiced in Japan...
  2. ncbi request reprint Quality in medical translations: a review
    Daniela Garcia-Castillo
    Literature Science and Arts and Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program at the University of Michigan, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 18:74-84. 2007
    ..Attention to translation procedures can improve the quality of care for limited English proficient patients...
  3. doi request reprint Procedures of recruiting, obtaining informed consent, and compensating research participants in Qatar: findings from a qualitative investigation
    Amal Killawi
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    BMC Med Ethics 15:9. 2014
    ..Our objective was to delineate procedures related to recruiting, obtaining informed consent, and compensating health research participants in the extremely high-density multicultural setting of Qatar...
  4. pmc Perspectives about and approaches to weight gain in pregnancy: a qualitative study of physicians and nurse midwives
    Tammy Chang
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    BMC Pregnancy Childbirth 13:47. 2013
    ..The majority of pregnant women gain more weight than recommended by the Institute of Medicine guidelines. The objective of this study was to understand prenatal care providers' perspectives on weight gain during pregnancy...
  5. pmc Women's impressions of their inpatient birth care as provided by family physicians in the Shizuoka Family Medicine Training Program in Japan
    Mariko Yokota
    Shizuoka Family Medicine Training Program, Kikugawa Family Medicine Center, 1055 1 Akatsuchi, Kikugawa, Shizuoka 437 1507, Japan
    Asia Pac Fam Med 12:1. 2013
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  6. pmc Lessons learned in developing family medicine residency training programs in Japan
    Mitsuya Murai
    Kashima Hospital, Kashima City, Japan
    BMC Med Educ 5:33. 2005
    ..Some of these departments are incorporating a family medicine approach to residency training. We sought to learn from family medicine pioneers of these programs lessons for developing residency training...
  7. pmc Factors considered by medical students when formulating their specialty preferences in Japan: findings from a qualitative study
    Priya Saigal
    University of Michigan Medical School, M4101 MSI Box 0624, 1301 Catherine Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    BMC Med Educ 7:31. 2007
    ..Little research addresses how medical students develop their choice of specialty training in Japan. The purpose of this research was to elucidate factors considered by Japanese medical students when formulating their specialty choice...
  8. pmc Medical student attitudes toward video games and related new media technologies in medical education
    Frederick W Kron
    1Medical Cyberworlds, Inc, 3895 Swoboda Road, Verona 53590, USA
    BMC Med Educ 10:50. 2010
    ..This investigation seeks to elucidate medical student experiences and attitudes, to see whether they warrant the development of new media teaching methods in medicine...
  9. pmc Preconception care by family physicians and general practitioners in Japan
    Kazuya Kitamura
    Department of General Medicine, Nagoya University Hospital, Nagoya 466 8560, Japan
    BMC Fam Pract 6:31. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to elucidate knowledge of, attitudes about, and practices of preconception care by FP/GPs in Japan...
  10. ncbi request reprint Conflict resolution at the end of life
    M D Fetters
    Department of Family Medicine and Japanese Family Health Program, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0708, USA
    Crit Care Med 29:921-5. 2001
    ..This study sought to investigate physicians' strategies for resolving conflicts with dying patients...
  11. pmc Truth or fallacy? Three hour wait for three minutes with the doctor: Findings from a private clinic in rural Japan
    Adam N Wooldridge
    University of Michigan, Department of Family Medicine, 1018 Fuller St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 1213, USA
    Asia Pac Fam Med 9:11. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to examine consultation length in Japan, and how it is affected by patient variables...
  12. pmc Lifestyle changes of Japanese people on overseas assignment in Michigan, USA
    Kazuya Kitamura
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Asia Pac Fam Med 8:7. 2009
    ..This study investigated the impact of lifestyle changes on the biological and psychological health and health behaviours of Japanese people on temporary assignments in the US...
  13. ncbi request reprint The wizard of Osler: a brief educational intervention combining film and medical readers' theater to teach about power in medicine
    Michael D Fetters
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan 48109 0708, USA
    Fam Med 38:323-5. 2006
  14. ncbi request reprint Family physicians' perspectives on genetics and the human genome project
    M D Fetters
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan Medical Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0708, USA
    Clin Genet 56:28-34. 1999
    ..These practitioners envision a role for family medicine the specialty to shape priorities in genetics research...
  15. ncbi request reprint Developing a Web site in primary care
    Michael D Fetters
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0708, USA
    Fam Med 36:651-9. 2004
    ..This article describes how knowledge gained through focus groups, Web site searches, and individual interviews were used to develop and improve a health-related Web site...
  16. doi request reprint Factors influencing choices for colorectal cancer screening among previously unscreened African and Caucasian Americans: findings from a triangulation mixed methods investigation
    Mack T Ruffin
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 1213, USA
    J Community Health 34:79-89. 2009
    ..New approaches to promoting colorectal cancer screening need to explore methods to facilitate patients establishing and expressing preferences among the screening options...
  17. ncbi request reprint Herb and vitamin supplementation use among a general ophthalmology practice population
    Adrienne L West
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105, USA
    Am J Ophthalmol 139:522-9. 2005
    ..To survey comprehensive ophthalmology patients about their use of vitamins and herbal supplements...
  18. ncbi request reprint Preference-based electronic decision aid to promote colorectal cancer screening: results of a randomized controlled trial
    Mack T Ruffin
    University of Michigan Health System, Department of Family Medicine, 1018 Fuller Street SPC 5708, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5708, USA
    Prev Med 45:267-73. 2007
    ..We previously developed through a series of studies an interactive electronic tool, Colorectal Web, to promote colorectal cancer screening...
  19. ncbi request reprint Emergency contraception: knowledge and attitudes of family medicine providers
    Jennifer L Wallace
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0239, USA
    Fam Med 36:417-22. 2004
    ..Emergency contraception (EC) is an underutilized method of preventing unplanned pregnancy. This study assessed family physicians' and nurse providers' knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs about EC...
  20. ncbi request reprint Opening cultural doors: providing culturally sensitive healthcare to Arab American and American Muslim patients
    Maya M Hammoud
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1307-11. 2005
    ..We offer insight into the behaviors, requirements, and preferences of Arab American and American Muslim patients, especially as they apply to women's health...
  21. ncbi request reprint Residency education through the family medicine morbidity and mortality conference
    Curi Kim
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, 48109 0708, USA
    Fam Med 38:550-5. 2006
    ..We sought to understand the educational content of M&MCs by examining data from a family medicine training program...
  22. pmc Opening the black box: cognitive strategies in family practice
    Robert E Christensen
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, USA
    Ann Fam Med 3:144-50. 2005
    ..We wanted to describe the cognitive strategies used by family physicians when structuring the decision-making tasks of an outpatient visit...
  23. ncbi request reprint Doctor-patient communication: a comparison of the USA and Japan
    Sachiko Ohtaki
    Department of English Language, Kanazawa Medical University, 1 1 Daigaku Uchinada machi, Kahoku gun, Ishikawa ken 920 0293, Japan
    Fam Pract 20:276-82. 2003
    ..Little is known about the differences and similarities between doctor-patient communication patterns in different cultures...
  24. ncbi request reprint The experiences of Japanese generalist physicians in overseas faculty development programs
    Kazuya Kitamura
    Department of General Medicine, Nagoya University Hospital, Japan
    Fam Med 34:761-5. 2002
    ..The purpose of this research was to investigate the impact of family medicine faculty development training abroad on participating Japanese physicians...
  25. ncbi request reprint Contraceptive care by family physicians and general practitioners in Japan: attitudes and practices
    Kazuya Kitamura
    Department of General Medicine, Nagoya University Hospital, Nagoya, Japan
    Fam Med 36:279-83. 2004
    ..Family physicians and general practitioners (FPs/GPs) have unique opportunities to provide family planning. The purpose of this research was to elucidate the attitudes and practices about contraceptive care by FPs/GPs in Japan...
  26. pmc Designing a mixed methods study in primary care
    John W Creswell
    Department of Educational Psychology, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, Neb 68588, USA
    Ann Fam Med 2:7-12. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to use criteria from the literature to evaluate 5 mixed methods studies in primary care and to advance 3 models useful for designing such investigations...
  27. ncbi request reprint Responsibility and cancer disclosure in Japan
    Todd S Elwyn
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, USA
    Soc Sci Med 54:281-93. 2002
    ..Physicians, as well as families and patients, display an aversion to taking responsibility for the potential risks of disclosure, and this may perpetuate the status quo...