Affiliation: University of California
- Online commentary during the physical examination: a communication tool for avoiding inappropriate antibiotic prescribing?Rita Mangione-Smith
Department of Pediatrics, 12 365 Marion Davies Children s Center, University of California, Los Angeles, 10833 LeConte Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1752, USA
Soc Sci Med 56:313-20. 2003..No problem' online commentary is a communication technique that may provide an effective and efficient method for resisting perceived expectations to prescribe antibiotics...
- The interaction order and clinical practice: Some observations on dysfunctions and action stepsJohn Heritage
Department of Sociology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1551, USA
Patient Educ Couns 84:338-43. 2011....
- Reducing patients' unmet concerns in primary care: the difference one word can makeJohn Heritage
Department of Sociology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1551, USA
J Gen Intern Med 22:1429-33. 2007..In primary, acute-care visits, patients frequently present with more than 1 concern. Various visit factors prevent additional concerns from being articulated and addressed...
- The structure of patients' presenting concerns: physicians' opening questionsJohn Heritage
Department of Sociology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90995 1551, USA
Health Commun 19:89-102. 2006..0001) that included more discrete symptoms ( p<.0001). Physicians were more likely to use confirmatory questions in the urban setting ( p=.003)...
- Reducing inappropriate antibiotics prescribing: the role of online commentary on physical examination findingsJohn Heritage
University of California, Department of Sociology, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Patient Educ Couns 81:119-25. 2010....
- Why do physicians think parents expect antibiotics? What parents report vs what physicians believeTanya Stivers
Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Los Angeles 90095 1752, USA
J Fam Pract 52:140-8. 2003..To examine the relation between parent expectations for antibiotics, parent communication behaviors, and physicians' perceptions of parent expectations for antibiotics...
- How much time does it take to prescribe a new medication?Derjung M Tarn
Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
Patient Educ Couns 72:311-9. 2008..To measure the length of time spent discussing all aspects of new prescriptions and guideline-recommended aspects of counseling, and to evaluate factors associated with duration of discussion...
- Racial/ethnic variation in parent expectations for antibiotics: implications for public health campaignsRita Mangione-Smith
Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095 1752, USA
Pediatrics 113:e385-94. 2004..Widespread overuse and inappropriate use of antibiotics are a major public health concern. Little is known about racial/ethnic differences in parents seeking antibiotics for their children's upper respiratory illnesses...
- Physician communication about the cost and acquisition of newly prescribed medicationsDerjung M Tarn
Department of Family Medicine, The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 10880 Wilshire Blvd, Ste 1800, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
Am J Manag Care 12:657-64. 2006..To describe the frequency and content of physician discussions about the cost and acquisition of new medications...
- Prescribing new medications: a taxonomy of physician-patient communicationDerjung M Tarn
Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90024 4142, USA
Commun Med 5:195-208. 2008..The coding system also can be used to measure the quality of new medication discussions for linkage to outcomes and can inform interventions to improve communication when prescribing new drugs...
- Affective and instrumental communication in primary care interactions: predicting the satisfaction of nursing staff and patientsKelly B Haskard
Department of Psychology, University of California, Riverside, USA
Health Commun 24:21-32. 2009..Patients' and nursing staff members' behaviors of pleasantness and involvement frequently co-occurred...
- Children in chronic pain: promoting pediatric patients' symptom accounts in tertiary careIgnasi Clemente
Department of Pediatrics, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Soc Sci Med 66:1418-28. 2008..In general, epistemic prefaces were characteristic of the gastroenterology and neurology visits, while non-focused questioning was found overwhelmingly in the pain encounters...
- Cancer screening adherence: does physician-patient communication matter?Sarah A Fox
Department of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California at Los Angeles, Box 951736, 911 Broxton, Los Angeles, CA 90095, United States
Patient Educ Couns 75:178-84. 2009..The objective of this study was to examine the separate contributions of patients and physicians to their communication regarding cancer screening...
- Conversation analysis, doctor-patient interaction and medical communicationDouglas W Maynard
Department of Sociology, University of Wisconsin, 1180 Observatory Drive, Madison, WI 53706, USA
Med Educ 39:428-35. 2005..We conclude with suggestions for how to incorporate CA into the medical curriculum. It fits with biopsychosocial, patient-centred and relationship-centred approaches to teaching about medical communication...
- Physician communication when prescribing new medicationsDerjung M Tarn
Department of Family Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, 10880 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 1800, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
Arch Intern Med 166:1855-62. 2006..This article describes and assesses the quality of physician communication with patients about newly prescribed medications...
- The structure of patients' presenting concerns: the completion relevance of current symptomsJeffrey D Robinson
Department of Communication, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1071, USA
Soc Sci Med 61:481-93. 2005..This is a resource for physicians to distinguish between complete and incomplete presentations, and for patients to manipulate this distinction...
- Physicians' opening questions and patients' satisfactionJeffrey D Robinson
Rutgers University, Department of Communication, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 1071, USA
Patient Educ Couns 60:279-85. 2006..e., satisfaction with) the affective-relational dimension of physicians' communication...
- Correspondence among patients' self-reports, chart records, and audio/videotapes of medical visitsM Robin Dimatteo
Department of Psychology, University of California at Riverside, USA
Health Commun 15:393-413. 2003..The implications of these findings are discussed, and recommendations are made for future research...
- Ruling out the need for antibiotics: are we sending the right message?Rita Mangione-Smith
Department of Pediatrics, University of California Los Angeles, Calif, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:945-52. 2006..To examine the relationships among physician-parent communication practices, physicians' perceptions of parental expectations for antibiotic treatment, and inappropriate antibiotic prescribing for viral upper respiratory tract infections...
- Transgenic maize in the presence of ampicillin modifies the metabolic profile and microbial population structure of bovine rumen fluid in vitroMelanie Koch
Department of Physiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Bischofsholer Damm 15/102, 30273 Hannover, Germany
Br J Nutr 96:820-9. 2006....
- Measurement of ampicillin, vancomycin, linezolid and gentamicin activity against enterococcal biofilmsJonathan A T Sandoe
Department of Microbiology, The General Infirmary at Leeds, UK
J Antimicrob Chemother 57:767-70. 2006..We measured an alternative endpoint, the minimum biofilm inhibitory concentration (MBIC) and compared the results with MIC and MBC...
- Antibiotic resistance in general dental practice--a cause for concern?Louise C Sweeney
School of Biochemistry and Microbiology, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
J Antimicrob Chemother 53:567-76. 2004..It concludes that better use of diagnostic services, surveillance and improvements in dental education are required now to lessen the impact of antibiotic resistance in the future...
- COMMUNICATION AND SATISFACTION WITH PRIMARY CARE TEAMSJohn Heritage; Fiscal Year: 2003..The knowledge gained from this study will provide a basis for the development of a training intervention which will improve information gathering, information transmission, and patient care in the primary care context. ..
- ADDRESSING PATIENTS' MULTIPLE CONCERNS IN PRIMARY CAREJohn Heritage; Fiscal Year: 2003..The knowledge gained from this study will provide the basis for a training intervention which improves the quality of care for patients presenting with multiple concerns. ..