Donald B Middleton

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Keeping up-to-date with immunization practices
    Donald B Middleton
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3518 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Prim Care 38:747-61, ix. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Rotavirus infection: optimal treatment and prevention
    Donald B Middleton
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15215, USA
    J Fam Pract 60:E1-6. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Overcoming barriers to establishing an inpatient vaccination program for pneumococcus using standing orders
    Donald B Middleton
    Department of Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15215, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 26:874-81. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Vaccine schedules and procedures
    Donald B Middleton
    Department of Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3518 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 43614, USA
    J Fam Pract 54:S37-50. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Routine vaccines across the life span, 2005
    Richard Kent Zimmerman
    Department of Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3518 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Fam Pract 54:S9-26. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Vaccine schedules and procedures, 2007
    Donald B Middleton
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, and UPMC St Margaret, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Fam Pract 56:S47-60, C4-8. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Routine vaccines across the life span, 2007
    Richard Kent Zimmerman
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Fam Pract 56:S18-37, C1-3. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Economic evaluation of standing order programs for pneumococcal vaccination of hospitalized elderly patients
    Donald B Middleton
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:385-94. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of immunization education resources by family medicine residency directors
    Mary Patricia Nowalk
    Department of Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Fam Med 39:715-9. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Vaccines for persons at high risk, 2007
    Richard Kent Zimmerman
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Fam Pract 56:S38-46, C4-5. 2007

Detail Information

Publications19

  1. doi request reprint Keeping up-to-date with immunization practices
    Donald B Middleton
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3518 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Prim Care 38:747-61, ix. 2011
    ..Other sources include newsletters, conferences, journals, expert opinion, community organizations, and books. The promise of the electronic health record remains unfulfilled but improving...
  2. ncbi request reprint Rotavirus infection: optimal treatment and prevention
    Donald B Middleton
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15215, USA
    J Fam Pract 60:E1-6. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Overcoming barriers to establishing an inpatient vaccination program for pneumococcus using standing orders
    Donald B Middleton
    Department of Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15215, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 26:874-81. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Vaccine schedules and procedures
    Donald B Middleton
    Department of Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3518 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 43614, USA
    J Fam Pract 54:S37-50. 2005
    ..Minimal intervals between vaccines and vaccine precautions, contraindications, administration, and storage are reviewed. Sources of vaccine information are presented and discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Routine vaccines across the life span, 2005
    Richard Kent Zimmerman
    Department of Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3518 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Fam Pract 54:S9-26. 2005
    ..The disease burden, rationale for vaccination, efficacy, adverse reactions, and recommendations are discussed in relation to each vaccine. Pictures of vaccine-preventable diseases are included...
  6. ncbi request reprint Vaccine schedules and procedures, 2007
    Donald B Middleton
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, and UPMC St Margaret, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Fam Pract 56:S47-60, C4-8. 2007
    ..Minimal intervals between vaccines and vaccine precautions, contraindications, administration, and storage are reviewed. Sources of up-to-date vaccine information are presented...
  7. ncbi request reprint Routine vaccines across the life span, 2007
    Richard Kent Zimmerman
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Fam Pract 56:S18-37, C1-3. 2007
    ..Some new vaccines are discussed here (Tdap and zoster), whereas others (rotavirus and human papillomavirus) are discussed elsewhere in the supplement...
  8. doi request reprint Economic evaluation of standing order programs for pneumococcal vaccination of hospitalized elderly patients
    Donald B Middleton
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 29:385-94. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate the cost-effectiveness of SOPs for pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (PPV) vaccination for patients 65 years of age or older in 2 types of hospital...
  9. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of immunization education resources by family medicine residency directors
    Mary Patricia Nowalk
    Department of Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Fam Med 39:715-9. 2007
    ..Immunization is a rapidly evolving field, and teachers of family medicine are responsible for ensuring that they and their students are knowledgeable about the latest vaccine recommendations...
  10. ncbi request reprint Vaccines for persons at high risk, 2007
    Richard Kent Zimmerman
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Fam Pract 56:S38-46, C4-5. 2007
    ..A signed declination is recommended for health care workers who refuse influenza vaccination...
  11. ncbi request reprint Vaccines for persons at high risk due to medical conditions, occupation, environment, or lifestyle, 2005
    Richard Kent Zimmerman
    Department of Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3518 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    J Fam Pract 54:S27-36. 2005
    ..Health care workers are at high risk for acquiring and transmitting hepatitis B, measles, varicella, and influenza; hence, vaccination against these diseases is recommended...
  12. ncbi request reprint Increasing pneumococcal vaccination rates among hospitalized patients
    Mary Patricia Nowalk
    Department of Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15261, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 24:526-31. 2003
    ..To increase the proportion of inpatients vaccinated against pneumococcal infection...
  13. ncbi request reprint Vaccine schedules and procedures, 2003
    Donald B Middleton
    Department of Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15621, USA
    J Fam Pract 52:S36-46. 2003
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Vaccines for persons at high risk due to medical conditions, occupation, environment, or lifestyle, 2003
    Richard Kent Zimmerman
    Department of Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15621, USA
    J Fam Pract 52:S22-35. 2003
    ..Health-care workers are at risk for acquiring and transmitting hepatitis B, measles, and influenza; hence, vaccination against these diseases is recommended...
  15. ncbi request reprint Designing and implementing a hospital-based vaccine standing orders program
    Denise R Sokos
    Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics, School of Pharmacy, University of Pittsburgh UP, PA 15241, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 64:1096-102. 2007
    ..An inpatient pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (PPV) vaccination program was designed and implemented to meet federal and state regulatory requirements and national vaccination goals...
  16. ncbi request reprint Immunization education among family practice residency programs
    Mary Patricia Nowalk
    Department of Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh, PA15216, USA
    Fam Med 35:711-6. 2003
    ..The dynamic nature of immunization schedules, shortages, and administration techniques makes keeping up to date with current national recommendations difficult and necessitates periodic evaluation of immunization teaching resources...
  17. doi request reprint Performance on the American Board of Family Medicine Certification examination by country of medical training
    John L Falcone
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 26:78-81. 2013
    ..Based on internal medicine patterns, we hypothesize that examinees trained in the United States and Canada would outperform examinees trained in other countries...
  18. ncbi request reprint Routine vaccines across the life span, 2003
    Richard Kent Zimmerman
    Department of Family Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15621, USA
    J Fam Pract 52:S1-21. 2003
    ..The risks and benefits of vaccination are discussed, including disease burden, rationale for vaccination, efficacy, adverse reactions, and recommendations. Pictures of vaccine-preventable diseases are included...
  19. doi request reprint Pass rates on the american board of family medicine certification exam by residency location and size
    John L Falcone
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 26:453-9. 2013
    ..This study aims are to describe the compliance of residency programs with ACGME standards and to determine whether residency pass rates depend on program size and location...