A J Hartz

Summary

Affiliation: University of Iowa
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A new tool for assessing standard of care in medical malpractice cases
    Arthur Hartz
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242 1097, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 117:1632-7. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of studies comparing myocardial infarction mortality for generalists and specialists: lessons for research and health policy
    Arthur Hartz
    Department of Family Medicine, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, 52242 1097, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 19:291-302. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Factors that influence improvement for patients with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes
    Arthur Hartz
    University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 74:227-32. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessing observational studies of spinal fusion and chemonucleolysis
    Arthur Hartz
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1097, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:2268-75. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of citalopram for idiopathic chronic fatigue
    Arthur J Hartz
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City 52242 1097, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:927-35. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Trends during 25 years of coronary artery bypass operation at St. Luke's Medical Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    A J Hartz
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City 52242 1097, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 69:829-33. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Prestige of training programs and experience of bypass surgeons as factors in adjusted patient mortality rates
    A J Hartz
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City 52242 1097, USA
    Med Care 37:93-103. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer testing among patients cared for by Iowa family physicians
    Barcey T Levy
    Department of Family Medicine, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:193-201. 2006
  9. pmc A cluster randomized trial to evaluate physician/pharmacist collaboration to improve blood pressure control
    Barry L Carter
    Division of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 10:260-71. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint The limited effect of screening for depressive symptoms with the PHQ-9 in rural family practices
    George R Bergus
    Department of Family Medicine, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Rural Health 21:303-9. 2005

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint A new tool for assessing standard of care in medical malpractice cases
    Arthur Hartz
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242 1097, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 117:1632-7. 2006
    ..Since this information may not be objective or accurate, the authors examined the feasibility and potential value of surveying peer physicians to assess standard of care...
  2. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of studies comparing myocardial infarction mortality for generalists and specialists: lessons for research and health policy
    Arthur Hartz
    Department of Family Medicine, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, 52242 1097, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 19:291-302. 2006
    ..Much of the research comparing specialists and generalists is from studies of patients who had a myocardial infarction. The present study systematically examined this research...
  3. ncbi request reprint Factors that influence improvement for patients with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes
    Arthur Hartz
    University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Diabetes Res Clin Pract 74:227-32. 2006
    ..Assess reasons for improved control for patients with initially poorly controlled diabetes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Assessing observational studies of spinal fusion and chemonucleolysis
    Arthur Hartz
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1097, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:2268-75. 2003
    ..Literature review and survey of spine surgeons...
  5. ncbi request reprint The effectiveness of citalopram for idiopathic chronic fatigue
    Arthur J Hartz
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City 52242 1097, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 64:927-35. 2003
    ..Chronic fatigue greatly affects quality of life and is a common reason for physician visits. Patients with chronic fatigue are often treated with antidepressants...
  6. ncbi request reprint Trends during 25 years of coronary artery bypass operation at St. Luke's Medical Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    A J Hartz
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City 52242 1097, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 69:829-33. 2000
    ..Most studies of changes in coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) operations are from major academic institutions. The present study evaluated changes in CABG operations since 1968 in a community hospital...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prestige of training programs and experience of bypass surgeons as factors in adjusted patient mortality rates
    A J Hartz
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City 52242 1097, USA
    Med Care 37:93-103. 1999
    ..The aim of this study was to examine whether indicators of physician background and experience were associated with an objective measure of physician performance...
  8. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer testing among patients cared for by Iowa family physicians
    Barcey T Levy
    Department of Family Medicine, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:193-201. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine patient and physician factors associated with documented CRC testing according to national guidelines...
  9. pmc A cluster randomized trial to evaluate physician/pharmacist collaboration to improve blood pressure control
    Barry L Carter
    Division of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich) 10:260-71. 2008
    ..9; CI, 3.8-20.7; P<.001). Physician/pharmacist collaboration achieved significantly better mean BP values and overall BP control rates, primarily by intensification of medication therapy and improving patient adherence...
  10. ncbi request reprint The limited effect of screening for depressive symptoms with the PHQ-9 in rural family practices
    George R Bergus
    Department of Family Medicine, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Rural Health 21:303-9. 2005
    ..However, these studies were conducted before the widespread use of SSRIs or in settings other than traditional primary care...
  11. doi request reprint An assessment of attitudes, behaviors, and outcomes of patients with type 2 diabetes
    Jeanette M Daly
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 22:280-90. 2009
    ..The purpose of this research was to identify (1) which barriers to diabetes management are associated with problem behaviors and (2) which patient behaviors and barriers are associated with diabetes control...
  12. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for insomnia in a rural population
    Arthur J Hartz
    Department of Family Medicine, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:940-7. 2007
    ..This study compared in one data set the relative importance of most previously examined risk factors for different symptoms of insomnia...
  13. ncbi request reprint Empirically identified goals for the management of unexplained symptoms
    Terri A Nordin
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, 52242 1097, USA
    Fam Med 38:476-82. 2006
    ..Effective management of patients with medically unexplained symptoms may be influenced by physicians' goals. This study's objective was to identify physicians' goals for managing primary care patients with unexplained symptoms...
  14. ncbi request reprint Randomized controlled trial of Siberian ginseng for chronic fatigue
    A J Hartz
    University of Iowa, College of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Iowa City 52242 1097, USA
    Psychol Med 34:51-61. 2004
    ..Since conventional therapy is often of limited help, fatigued patients may use herbal treatments. This randomized controlled trial evaluated the effectiveness of Siberian ginseng...
  15. ncbi request reprint Illness fears in the general population
    R Noyes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, USA
    Psychosom Med 62:318-25. 2000
    ..Because relatively little is known about illness fears, we sought to estimate the prevalence, risk factors, and morbidity associated with such fears in the community...
  16. ncbi request reprint The natural history of primary dysmenorrhoea: a longitudinal study
    Alicia M Weissman
    College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    BJOG 111:345-52. 2004
    ..To describe the prevalence, severity, course and predictive factors of primary dysmenorrhoea in women of all reproductive ages...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prospective observational study of treatments for unexplained chronic fatigue
    Suzanne E Bentler
    Department of Family Medicine, College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242 1097, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 66:625-32. 2005
    ..Unexplained chronic fatigue is a frequent complaint in primary care. A prospective observational study design was used to evaluate whether certain commonly used therapies for unexplained chronic fatigue may be effective...
  18. ncbi request reprint Pooled analysis of antidepressant levels in lactating mothers, breast milk, and nursing infants
    Alicia M Weissman
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:1066-78. 2004
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  19. ncbi request reprint Do randomized controlled trials always trump case reports? A second look at propranolol and depression
    Jennifer J G Steffensmeier
    Division of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 26:162-7. 2006
    ..To explore reasons for discrepancies between findings from case reports and those from a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials regarding the association between beta-adrenergic blockers and depression...
  20. ncbi request reprint Specialty of ambulatory care physicians and mortality after myocardial infarction
    Paul A James
    N Engl J Med 348:1288-9; author reply 1288-9. 2003
  21. doi request reprint Regulating physician expert witness testimony
    Arthur J Hartz
    JAMA 299:1667-8; author reply 1668. 2008