Frederick J Meyers

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Strengthening the career development of clinical translational scientist trainees: a consensus statement of the Clinical Translational Science Award (CTSA) Research Education and Career Development Committees
    Frederick J Meyers
    University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, California, USA
    Clin Transl Sci 5:132-7. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Creating the future biomedical research workforce
    Frederick J Meyers
    University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Sci Transl Med 3:102fs5. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Redesigning residency training in internal medicine: the consensus report of the Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine Education Redesign Task Force
    Frederick J Meyers
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Acad Med 82:1211-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Palliative care for prison inmates: "don't let me die in prison"
    John F Linder
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology, UC Davis Cancer Center, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, Calif
    JAMA 298:894-901. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint A strategy for the simultaneous provision of pre-operative palliative care for patients awaiting liver transplantation
    Lorenzo Rossaro
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of California, Davis Medical Center, 2233 Stockton Boulevard, HSF 2nd Floor, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Transpl Int 17:473-5. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Combined modality radioimmunotherapy for human prostate cancer xenografts with taxanes and 90yttrium-DOTA-peptide-ChL6
    ROBERT T O'DONNELL
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Section of Radiodiagnosis and Therapy, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95816, USA
    Prostate 50:27-37. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous care: a model approach to the perceived conflict between investigational therapy and palliative care
    Frederick J Meyers
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cancer Center, The University of California Davis Health System, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 28:548-56. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint An approach to develop effective health care decision making for women in prison
    Sheila R Enders
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology Oncology, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Palliat Med 8:432-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint The Palliative Care in Assisted Living (PCAL) pilot study: successes, shortfalls, and methodological implications
    Anthony F Jerant
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California Davis School of Medicine, 4860 Y Street, Suite 2300, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Soc Sci Med 62:199-207. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Can patient coaching reduce racial/ethnic disparities in cancer pain control? Secondary analysis of a randomized controlled trial
    Donna Kalauokalani
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Division of Pain Medicine, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Pain Med 8:17-24. 2007

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Publications35

  1. pmc Strengthening the career development of clinical translational scientist trainees: a consensus statement of the Clinical Translational Science Award (CTSA) Research Education and Career Development Committees
    Frederick J Meyers
    University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, California, USA
    Clin Transl Sci 5:132-7. 2012
    ..Implied themes include an effective and diverse job force and the requirement for a well-crafted public policy that supports continued investments in science education...
  2. doi request reprint Creating the future biomedical research workforce
    Frederick J Meyers
    University of California, Davis, School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Sci Transl Med 3:102fs5. 2011
    ..As an NIH task force ponders the future of the U.S. biomedical research workforce, clinical and translational scientists can contribute crucial insights and should share comments by 7 October 2011...
  3. ncbi request reprint Redesigning residency training in internal medicine: the consensus report of the Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine Education Redesign Task Force
    Frederick J Meyers
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Acad Med 82:1211-9. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Palliative care for prison inmates: "don't let me die in prison"
    John F Linder
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology, UC Davis Cancer Center, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, Calif
    JAMA 298:894-901. 2007
    ..We also include practical recommendations to community-based physicians working with incarcerated or recently released prisoners and describe solutions that can be implemented on an individual and systems basis...
  5. ncbi request reprint A strategy for the simultaneous provision of pre-operative palliative care for patients awaiting liver transplantation
    Lorenzo Rossaro
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of California, Davis Medical Center, 2233 Stockton Boulevard, HSF 2nd Floor, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Transpl Int 17:473-5. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Combined modality radioimmunotherapy for human prostate cancer xenografts with taxanes and 90yttrium-DOTA-peptide-ChL6
    ROBERT T O'DONNELL
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology and Oncology, Section of Radiodiagnosis and Therapy, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95816, USA
    Prostate 50:27-37. 2002
    ..55 MBq;150 microCi) has resulted in durable responses. To make radioimmunotherapy (RIT) more effective, the radiation-enhancing drugs Taxol (paclitaxel) and Taxotere (docetaxel) were tested for synergy with 90Y-DOTA-peptide-ChL6...
  7. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous care: a model approach to the perceived conflict between investigational therapy and palliative care
    Frederick J Meyers
    Department of Internal Medicine, Cancer Center, The University of California Davis Health System, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 28:548-56. 2004
    ..SC may enhance coordination of care and facilitate patients' explicit transition from curative intent to palliative intent. In order to validate this approach, a randomized comparative trial evaluating SC has been initiated...
  8. ncbi request reprint An approach to develop effective health care decision making for women in prison
    Sheila R Enders
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology Oncology, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Palliat Med 8:432-9. 2005
    ..Maintaining a balance between the Eighth Amendment rights of prisoners and their status as wards of the state is a concern for inmates and for those responsible for their care...
  9. ncbi request reprint The Palliative Care in Assisted Living (PCAL) pilot study: successes, shortfalls, and methodological implications
    Anthony F Jerant
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California Davis School of Medicine, 4860 Y Street, Suite 2300, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Soc Sci Med 62:199-207. 2006
    ..Further studies exploring the TLC model appear warranted...
  10. ncbi request reprint Can patient coaching reduce racial/ethnic disparities in cancer pain control? Secondary analysis of a randomized controlled trial
    Donna Kalauokalani
    Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Division of Pain Medicine, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Pain Med 8:17-24. 2007
    ..Therefore, we examined whether patient coaching could reduce disparities in pain control in a secondary analysis of a randomized controlled trial...
  11. doi request reprint Racial and ethnic differences in treatment and survival among adults with primary extremity soft-tissue sarcoma
    Steve R Martinez
    Division of Surgical Oncology, University of California at Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Cancer 112:1162-8. 2008
    ..The authors assessed racial/ethnic differences in patient- and tumor-specific characteristics, treatment, and disease-specific survival in a population of adults with ESTS...
  12. doi request reprint The utility of the model for end-stage liver disease score: a reliable guide for liver transplant candidacy and, for select patients, simultaneous hospice referral
    Valentina Medici
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Liver Transpl 14:1100-6. 2008
    ..A higher MELD score might augment physician judgment as to hospice referral. Hospice care for selected patients may be an effective strategy to improve the care of end-stage liver disease patients waiting for LT...
  13. pmc Radical palliative surgery: new limits to pursue
    Mindy Young-Spint
    University of California Davis School of Medicine, 2315 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Pediatr Surg Int 25:917-21. 2009
    ..We believe that the option of surgical palliation in this case was warranted and should be an option for similar cases in the future...
  14. ncbi request reprint Trastuzumab plus docetaxel in HER-2/neu-positive prostate carcinoma: final results from the California Cancer Consortium Screening and Phase II Trial
    Primo N Lara
    Division of Hematology Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Cancer 100:2125-31. 2004
    ..The authors screened for HER-2 overexpression in patients developing hormone-refractory prostate carcinoma (HRPC) and conducted a Phase II trial of trastuzumab plus docetaxel in HER-2-positive patients...
  15. pmc The TLC model of palliative care in the elderly: preliminary application in the assisted living setting
    Anthony F Jerant
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, Calif 95817, USA
    Ann Fam Med 2:54-60. 2004
    ..Preliminary results of an intervention for elderly assisted living residents based on the TLC model support its promise as a framework for optimizing palliative care of elders...
  16. ncbi request reprint HER-2/neu is overexpressed infrequently in patients with prostate carcinoma. Results from the California Cancer Consortium Screening Trial
    Primo N Lara
    University of California Davis Cancer Center, Division of Hematology Oncology, 4501 X Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Cancer 94:2584-9. 2002
    ..The authors report the results of HER-2 screening from a Phase II trial of chemotherapy with trastuzumab and docetaxel in patients with HER-2-overexpressing prostate carcinoma...
  17. ncbi request reprint Platinum-free combination chemotherapy in patients with advanced or metastatic transitional cell carcinoma
    Primo N Lara
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Cancer 100:82-8. 2004
    ..However, the toxicities of platinum-based chemotherapy are considerable. Regimens with reduced toxicity that are applicable to a broader group of TCC patients without sacrificing activity therefore are of interest...
  18. ncbi request reprint Does HER2/neu expression provide prognostic information in patients with advanced urothelial carcinoma?
    Regina Gandour-Edwards
    Department of Pathology, School of Medicine, University of California Davis, 95817, USA
    Cancer 95:1009-15. 2002
    ..Thus, the authors evaluated a possible correlation between HER2 expression in patients with high-grade, muscle-invasive urothelial carcinoma of the bladder and outcome in patients who received paclitaxel-based chemotherapy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Hospice care for the incarcerated in the United States: an introduction
    John F Linder
    University of California, Davis, Health System, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Palliat Med 5:549-52. 2002
    ..Implementing hospice behind bars has some unique challenges in addition to those inherent in hospice work. This series will provide an in-depth look at four hospice programs for inmates in the United States...
  20. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of barriers to accrual in the era of legislation requiring insurance coverage of cancer clinical trial costs in California
    Cynthia L Martel
    University of California Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Cancer J 10:294-300. 2004
    ..In 2002, a new California law (SB37) required insurers to reimburse routine costs of care for cancer trials...
  21. ncbi request reprint Medical and surgical palliative care of patients with urological malignancies
    Joon Ha Ok
    Department of Urology, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Urol 174:1177-82. 2005
    ..We reviewed the various palliative treatments available for the 3 most common urological malignancies, namely prostate cancer, bladder cancer and renal cancer...
  22. ncbi request reprint Prison hospice and pastoral care services in California
    John F Linder
    Department of Internal Medicine and the West Coast Center for Palliative Education, University of California, Davis, Sacramento 95817, USA
    J Palliat Med 5:903-8. 2002
    ..Family and friends of the deceased in the free community are followed by phone, mail, and primarily through referral to resources in their local area...
  23. ncbi request reprint SU5416 plus interferon alpha in advanced renal cell carcinoma: a phase II California Cancer Consortium Study with biological and imaging correlates of angiogenesis inhibition
    Primo N Lara
    University of California Davis Cancer Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 9:4772-81. 2003
    ..Efficacy was correlated with serial plasma VEGF and plasminogen activator inhibitor-1 levels and with positron emission tomography scans...
  24. ncbi request reprint Current strategies in the management of hormone refractory prostate cancer
    Cynthia L Martel
    Division of Hematology and Oncology, University of California, Davis, Cancer Center, 4501 X Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Cancer Treat Rev 29:171-87. 2003
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Population-based maximum tolerated dose of irinotecan and carboplatin
    Carolyn A Wild
    University of California, Davis Cancer Center, Veterans Administration, Northern California Health Care System, Sacramento, California, USA
    Oncology (Williston Park) 17:11-6. 2003
    ..We recommend dose level 1 of irinotecan (200 mg/m2) and carboplatin (AUC 5) for chemotherapynaive patients, and dose level-1 of irinotecan (150 mg/m2) and carboplatin (AUC 5) for chemotherapy-treated patients in phase II trials...
  26. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic ultrasound-guided celiac plexus neurolysis for pancreatic cancer pain: a single-institution experience and review of the literature
    Quy N H Tran
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California at Davis Medical Center, Sacramento 95817, USA
    J Support Oncol 4:460-2, 464; discussion 463-4. 2006
    ..We report our experience using EUS-guided CPN and review the available literature regarding this modality...
  27. ncbi request reprint Redesigning training for internal medicine
    John P Fitzgibbons
    Ann Intern Med 145:865-6; author reply 866. 2006
  28. ncbi request reprint Centers, Institutes, and the future of clinical departments: part I
    Tod Ibrahim
    Am J Med 115:337-41. 2003
  29. doi request reprint Treatment options for muscle-invasive urothelial cancer for patients who were not eligible for cystectomy or neoadjuvant chemotherapy with methotrexate, vinblastine, doxorubicin, and cisplatin: report of Southwest Oncology Group Trial 8733
    Celestia S Higano
    Department of Medicine, Division of Oncology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Cancer 112:2181-7. 2008
    ..Many patients with invasive urothelial cell cancer are poor candidates for cisplatin-based chemotherapy, and many are high risk for cystectomy. Southwest Oncology Group Trial 8733 was designed to address treatment for such patients...
  30. doi request reprint Diverse populations can use hospice services appropriately
    Frederick J Meyers
    Am J Med 121:e1-2. 2008
  31. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous care: disease treatment and palliative care throughout illness
    Frederick J Meyers
    J Clin Oncol 21:1412-5. 2003
  32. ncbi request reprint Confronting the brutal facts in health care
    Mark C Henderson
    Am J Med 118:1061-3. 2005
  33. ncbi request reprint Centers, institutes, and the future of clinical departments: Part II
    Thomas B Crist
    Am J Med 115:745-7. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint Surgery for emphysema
    Frederick J Meyers
    N Engl J Med 346:860-2. 2002
  35. ncbi request reprint Adjuvant therapy of osteosarcoma--A Phase II trial: Southwest Oncology Group study 9139
    Mark M Zalupski
    Department of Medicine, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Cancer 100:818-25. 2004
    ....

Research Grants2

  1. Simultaneous Care: Linking Palliation to Clinical Trials
    Frederick Meyers; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..A comprehensive plan for the dissemination of the model and results to community and comprehensive cancer centers with follow-up to measure durable change completes this project. ..