Shobha S Rao

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevention of falls in older patients
    Shobha S Rao
    Department of Family Practice and Community Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, Texas 75390 9067, USA
    Am Fam Physician 72:81-8. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Parkinson's disease: diagnosis and treatment
    Shobha S Rao
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas Family Medicine Residency Program, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Am Fam Physician 74:2046-54. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Health maintenance for postmenopausal women
    Shobha S Rao
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9067, USA
    Am Fam Physician 78:583-91. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Information from your family doctor. Menopause: what you should know
    Shobha S Rao
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9067, USA
    Am Fam Physician 78:593-4. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal complications of diabetes
    Amer Shakil
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Am Fam Physician 77:1697-702. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Management of hip fracture: the family physician's role
    Shobha S Rao
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Am Fam Physician 73:2195-200. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis in men
    Shobha S Rao
    University of Texas Southwestern Family Medicine Residency Program, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Am Fam Physician 82:503-8. 2010

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevention of falls in older patients
    Shobha S Rao
    Department of Family Practice and Community Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, Texas 75390 9067, USA
    Am Fam Physician 72:81-8. 2005
    ..Home hazard assessment and modification by a health professional also is helpful...
  2. ncbi request reprint Parkinson's disease: diagnosis and treatment
    Shobha S Rao
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical School at Dallas Family Medicine Residency Program, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Am Fam Physician 74:2046-54. 2006
    ..Psychosis is usually drug induced and can be managed initially by reducing antiparkinsonian medications. The judicious use of psychoactive agents may be necessary. Consultation with a subspecialist is often required...
  3. ncbi request reprint Health maintenance for postmenopausal women
    Shobha S Rao
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9067, USA
    Am Fam Physician 78:583-91. 2008
    ..Recommended immunizations for menopausal women include an annual influenza vaccine, a tetanus and diphtheria toxoid booster every 10 years, and a one-time pneumococcal vaccine after age 65 years...
  4. ncbi request reprint Information from your family doctor. Menopause: what you should know
    Shobha S Rao
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9067, USA
    Am Fam Physician 78:593-4. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Gastrointestinal complications of diabetes
    Amer Shakil
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Am Fam Physician 77:1697-702. 2008
    ..Controlling blood glucose levels is important for managing most gastrointestinal complications...
  6. ncbi request reprint Management of hip fracture: the family physician's role
    Shobha S Rao
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Am Fam Physician 73:2195-200. 2006
    ..Interventions to help prevent future falls, exercise and balance training in ambulatory patients, and the treatment of osteoporosis are important strategies for the secondary prevention of hip fracture...
  7. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis in men
    Shobha S Rao
    University of Texas Southwestern Family Medicine Residency Program, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Am Fam Physician 82:503-8. 2010
    ..Men should be educated regarding lifestyle measures, which include weight-bearing exercise, limiting alcohol consumption, and smoking cessation. Fall prevention strategies should be implemented in older men at risk of falls...