Terry Wahls

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A daughter's duty
    Terry L Wahls
    Center for Research in the Implementation of Innovative Strategies in Practice, Iowa City, IA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:887-8. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Rehabilitation with neuromuscular electrical stimulation leads to functional gains in ambulation in patients with secondary progressive and primary progressive multiple sclerosis: a case series report
    Terry L Wahls
    Veterans Administration, Iowa City VA Medical Center, Iowa City, IA, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 16:1343-9. 2010
  3. pmc Patient- and system-related barriers for the earlier diagnosis of colorectal cancer
    Terry L Wahls
    VA Iowa City Health Care System, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 10:65. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Proposed interventions to decrease the frequency of missed test results
    Terry L Wahls
    Iowa City Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 14:51-6. 2009
  5. doi request reprint The primer never written
    Terry Wahls
    Division of General Medicine, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52246, USA
    Am J Med 121:549. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic errors and abnormal diagnostic tests lost to follow-up: a source of needless waste and delay to treatment
    Terry Wahls
    Veterans Administration Iowa City Healthcare System, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 30:338-43. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The continuing problem of missed test results in an integrated health system with an advanced electronic medical record
    Terry Wahls
    Iowa City Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:485-92. 2007
  8. pmc The frequency of missed test results and associated treatment delays in a highly computerized health system
    Terry L Wahls
    Iowa City Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Iowa City, IA, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 8:32. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Telling the world
    Terry L Wahls
    Veterans Affairs Iowa City Health Care System, Iowa City, IA 52246, USA
    Ann Intern Med 149:61-2. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Predicting resource utilization in a Veterans Health Administration primary care population: comparison of methods based on diagnoses and medications
    Terry L Wahls
    Medical Service, Iowa City VA Medical Center, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Med Care 42:123-8. 2004

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Publications14

  1. pmc A daughter's duty
    Terry L Wahls
    Center for Research in the Implementation of Innovative Strategies in Practice, Iowa City, IA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:887-8. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Rehabilitation with neuromuscular electrical stimulation leads to functional gains in ambulation in patients with secondary progressive and primary progressive multiple sclerosis: a case series report
    Terry L Wahls
    Veterans Administration, Iowa City VA Medical Center, Iowa City, IA, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 16:1343-9. 2010
    ..Gait disability in patients with secondary progressive multiple sclerosis (SPMS) or primary progressive multiple sclerosis (PPMS) rarely improves...
  3. pmc Patient- and system-related barriers for the earlier diagnosis of colorectal cancer
    Terry L Wahls
    VA Iowa City Health Care System, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 10:65. 2009
    ..A cohort of colorectal cancer (CRC) patients represents an opportunity to study missed opportunities for earlier diagnosis...
  4. doi request reprint Proposed interventions to decrease the frequency of missed test results
    Terry L Wahls
    Iowa City Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 14:51-6. 2009
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  5. doi request reprint The primer never written
    Terry Wahls
    Division of General Medicine, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52246, USA
    Am J Med 121:549. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic errors and abnormal diagnostic tests lost to follow-up: a source of needless waste and delay to treatment
    Terry Wahls
    Veterans Administration Iowa City Healthcare System, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 30:338-43. 2007
    ..The rate of missed results and associated treatment delay are discussed. The system factors and human factors that contribute to these errors are discussed along with strategies that can be adopted to reduce these errors...
  7. ncbi request reprint The continuing problem of missed test results in an integrated health system with an advanced electronic medical record
    Terry Wahls
    Iowa City Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 33:485-92. 2007
    ..Missed results can cause needless treatment delays. However, there is little data about the magnitude of this problem and the systems that clinics use to manage test results...
  8. pmc The frequency of missed test results and associated treatment delays in a highly computerized health system
    Terry L Wahls
    Iowa City Department of Veterans Affairs VA Medical Center, Iowa City, IA, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 8:32. 2007
    ..Few data exist concerning the frequency of missed results and associated treatment delays within the Veterans Health Administration (VA)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Telling the world
    Terry L Wahls
    Veterans Affairs Iowa City Health Care System, Iowa City, IA 52246, USA
    Ann Intern Med 149:61-2. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Predicting resource utilization in a Veterans Health Administration primary care population: comparison of methods based on diagnoses and medications
    Terry L Wahls
    Medical Service, Iowa City VA Medical Center, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Med Care 42:123-8. 2004
    ..We compared the predictive validity of a method based on diagnoses from administrative data (Adjusted Clinical Groups [ACGs]) and a method using medication profiles (Chronic Disease Index [CDI])...
  11. ncbi request reprint Failure to recognize newly identified aortic dilations in a health care system with an advanced electronic medical record
    Jennifer R S Gordon
    University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine and Iowa City Veterans Administration Medical Center, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Ann Intern Med 151:21-7, W5. 2009
    ..Concern is growing about missed test results, but data assessing their effect on patient safety are limited...
  12. pmc Barriers to obesity management: a pilot study of primary care clinicians
    Valerie Forman-Hoffman
    Center for Research in the Implementation of Innovative Strategies in Practice CRIISP Iowa City Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Iowa City, IA, USA
    BMC Fam Pract 7:35. 2006
    ..The purpose of our study was to identify barriers to the effective management of obesity in VHA primary care settings...
  13. doi request reprint Prevalence of delayed clinician response to elevated prostate-specific antigen values
    Kenneth G Nepple
    Department of Urology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 83:439-45. 2008
    ..To assess the frequency of delayed response to an abnormal prostate-specific antigen (PSA) value...
  14. ncbi request reprint Delayed clinician responses to elevated prostate-specific antigen values
    Thomas Sinsky
    Mayo Clin Proc 83:961-2; author reply 962. 2008