John Spangler

Summary

Affiliation: Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Tobacco use among Mexican farmworkers working in tobacco: implications for agromedicine
    John G Spangler
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, 27157, USA
    J Agromedicine 9:83-91. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Tobacco use in a tri-ethnic population of older women in southeastern North Carolina
    John G Spangler
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:226-32. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Commentary on possible manganese toxicity from showering: response to critique
    John G Spangler
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Medical Center BLVC, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Med Hypotheses 66:1231-3. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Tobacco intervention training: current efforts and gaps in US medical schools
    John G Spangler
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1084, USA
    JAMA 288:1102-9. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Bone biology and physiology: implications for novel osteoblastic osteosarcoma treatments?
    John G Spangler
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Med Hypotheses 70:281-6. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Implementing smokeless tobacco instruction into medical student education: addressing the gap
    John Spangler
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Teach Learn Med 21:33-7. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Environmental manganese and cancer mortality rates by county in North Carolina: an ecological study
    John G Spangler
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Biol Trace Elem Res 133:128-35. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Dual Tobacco use among Native American adults in southeastern North Carolina
    J G Spangler
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Prev Med 32:521-8. 2001
  9. doi request reprint Groundwater manganese and infant mortality rate by county in North Carolina: an ecological analysis
    Andrew H Spangler
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Ecohealth 6:596-600. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Smoking and hormone-related disorders
    J G Spangler
    Assistant Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Prim Care 26:499-511. 1999

Detail Information

Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Tobacco use among Mexican farmworkers working in tobacco: implications for agromedicine
    John G Spangler
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, 27157, USA
    J Agromedicine 9:83-91. 2003
    ..Because farmworkers are exposed to many non-tobacco respiratory irritants, and because of the health risks of smoking, those who smoke should be urged to quit...
  2. ncbi request reprint Tobacco use in a tri-ethnic population of older women in southeastern North Carolina
    John G Spangler
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Ethn Dis 13:226-32. 2003
    ..We examined the epidemiology of tobacco use among a tri-racial population of elderly women in southeastern North Carolina...
  3. ncbi request reprint Commentary on possible manganese toxicity from showering: response to critique
    John G Spangler
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, Medical Center BLVC, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Med Hypotheses 66:1231-3. 2006
    ..These data, which must be confirmed, highlight the potential for neurologic absorption of this element...
  4. ncbi request reprint Tobacco intervention training: current efforts and gaps in US medical schools
    John G Spangler
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1084, USA
    JAMA 288:1102-9. 2002
    ..Research has documented that US medical schools inadequately teach tobacco intervention skills...
  5. ncbi request reprint Bone biology and physiology: implications for novel osteoblastic osteosarcoma treatments?
    John G Spangler
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Med Hypotheses 70:281-6. 2008
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Implementing smokeless tobacco instruction into medical student education: addressing the gap
    John Spangler
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Teach Learn Med 21:33-7. 2009
    ..Despite the unique health and epidemiological aspects of smokeless tobacco use, medical education regarding this topic is virtually lacking...
  7. doi request reprint Environmental manganese and cancer mortality rates by county in North Carolina: an ecological study
    John G Spangler
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Biol Trace Elem Res 133:128-35. 2010
    ..g., healthy) county-level manganese exposures. Since manganese is replacing lead in gasoline globally, these ecological findings should be confirmed at the individual level or in animal models...
  8. ncbi request reprint Dual Tobacco use among Native American adults in southeastern North Carolina
    J G Spangler
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Prev Med 32:521-8. 2001
    ..This study examines correlates of dual tobacco use among Lumbee Indian adults in southeastern North Carolina...
  9. doi request reprint Groundwater manganese and infant mortality rate by county in North Carolina: an ecological analysis
    Andrew H Spangler
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Ecohealth 6:596-600. 2009
    ..These pilot data argue for further research into a broad range of developmental effects and also may be useful to regulatory agencies interested in protecting communities' health...
  10. ncbi request reprint Smoking and hormone-related disorders
    J G Spangler
    Assistant Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Prim Care 26:499-511. 1999
    ..In other disorders, the link between sex hormone levels, cigarette smoking, and disease development is less clear...
  11. pmc Smoking cessation counseling beliefs and behaviors of outpatient oncology providers
    Kathryn E Weaver
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Wells Fargo Building, 14th Floor, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Oncologist 17:455-62. 2012
    ..Outpatient medical records for 120 breast, lung, head and neck, colon, prostate, and acute leukemia cancer patients were reviewed to assess current smoking cessation assessment and intervention documentation practices...
  12. ncbi request reprint Reported pain following mammography screening
    Penny C Sharp
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:833-6. 2003
    ..Physicians and patients report pain as a major barrier for many women in the screening process; however, few studies report both the degree and type of pain women experience during the screening...
  13. ncbi request reprint Association between smokeless tobacco use and breast cancer among Native-American women in North Carolina
    J G Spangler
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Ethn Dis 11:36-43. 2001
    ..The nearly 8-fold increase in risk suggests that smokeless tobacco is not a safe alternative to cigarette smoking...
  14. ncbi request reprint Intervention to increase screening mammography among women 65 and older
    R Michielutte
    Department of Family Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Health Educ Res 20:149-62. 2005
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  15. doi request reprint Measuring medical student attitudes and beliefs regarding patients who are obese
    Edward H Ip
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Acad Med 88:282-9. 2013
    ..Research shows obesity bias to undermine the patient-doctor relationship and lead to substandard care. The authors developed and tested an instrument to measure medical students' attitudes and beliefs about obese patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Church-related correlates of tobacco use among Lumbee Indians in North Carolina
    J G Spangler
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Ethn Dis 8:73-80. 1998
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Smokeless tobacco and osteoporosis: a new relationship?
    J G Spangler
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27517, USA
    Med Hypotheses 56:553-7. 2001
    ..This paper reviews the animal and human evidence lending support to this new hypothesis, as well as the epidemiology of ST use that underscores the potential impact this modifiable behavior might have on osteoporosis world wide...
  18. pmc Prevalence and correlates of waterpipe tobacco smoking by college students in North Carolina
    Erin L Sutfin
    Department of Social Sciences and Health Policy, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 115:131-6. 2011
    ..e., cigarette smoking, alcohol, marijuana, and other illicit drug use) and availability of commercial waterpipe tobacco smoking venues...
  19. ncbi request reprint Smoking status and psychosocial variables in type 1 diabetes mellitus
    J G Spangler
    Department of Familyl and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC 27157, USA
    Addict Behav 26:21-9. 2001
    ..These findings indicate that those patients who have diabetes and who smoke are at greater risk for depressive symptoms. This knowledge may aid clinicians in their attempts to help these patients quit smoking...
  20. ncbi request reprint Reliability of a Smoking Cessation Risk Factor Interview Scale (SCRFIS) for use with standardized patient instructors
    Kristie Long Foley
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    J Cancer Educ 18:134-41. 2003
    ..This study evaluated internal consistency and inter-rater reliability of the smoking cessation risk factor interview scale (SCRFIS)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Dietary calcium intake and supplement use among older African American, white, and Native American women in a rural southeastern community
    Ronny A Bell
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 102:844-7. 2002
  22. ncbi request reprint Smokeless tobacco use accelerates age-related loss of bone mineral density among older women in a multi-ethnic rural community
    Sara A Quandt
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University, School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1063, USA
    J Cross Cult Gerontol 20:109-25. 2005
    ..Women who formerly smoked and did not use supplements had a decreased BMD. ST should be considered as an additional risk factor for osteoporosis in populations where its use is prevalent...
  23. ncbi request reprint Differential impact of cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factor clustering on CVD and renal disease among African-American and white patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus
    John H Summerson
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27104, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:530-4. 2002
    ..To determine if clustering of cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors has a differential impact on CVD and renal disease among African Americans compared to Whites with type 2 diabetes..
  24. ncbi request reprint Training and evaluating tobacco-specific standardized patient instructors
    Kristie Long Foley
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest University, USA
    Fam Med 38:28-37. 2006
    ..A comprehensive training program to develop tobacco-specific standardized patient instructors (SPIs) was implemented and evaluated at Wake Forest University...
  25. ncbi request reprint Neurotoxicity of inhaled manganese: public health danger in the shower?
    Robert J F Elsner
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1084, USA
    Med Hypotheses 65:607-16. 2005
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Use of a peripheral dexa measurement for osteoporosis screening
    Julienne K Kirk
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1084, USA
    Fam Med 34:201-5. 2002
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and erectile dysfunction
    John G Spangler
    J Fam Pract 51:81. 2002
  28. ncbi request reprint Comment and reply: A double-blind study evaluating the long-term safety of varenicline for smoking cessation
    John G Spangler
    Curr Med Res Opin 24:577-8; author reply 578-9. 2008
  29. ncbi request reprint NMDA receptor blockade: a novel avenue for tobacco intervention?
    John G Spangler
    Med Hypotheses 70:1073-4. 2008
  30. ncbi request reprint Primary care providers' concerns and recommendations regarding mammography screening for older women
    Penny C Sharp
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1084, USA
    J Cancer Educ 20:34-8. 2005
    ..Morbidity and mortality from breast cancer increase with age; however, mammography screening does not reflect this increased risk for older women. Lack of provider recommendation is a major barrier to screening...
  31. ncbi request reprint Religiosity is associated with the use of complementary medical therapies by pediatric oncology patients
    Elizabeth A McCurdy
    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 25:125-9. 2003
    ..To determine the prevalence of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) use in pediatric oncology patients, the types of CAM used, and the factors associated with the use of CAM...

Research Grants3

  1. Development of a Web Based Tobacco Cessation Curriculum
    John Spangler; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The ultimate goal will be to develop a highly portable tobacco cessation curriculum that can be used a variety of educational settings. ..
  2. Nutrition, Exercise, and Weight Management Lifestyle Intervention (NEW Lifestyle)
    John Spangler; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..1a. Pilot test the NEW Lifestyle curriculum skills in an internal medicine residency. 2. Evaluate the NEW Lifestyle intervention curriculum. 3. Disseminate the NEW Lifestyle curriculum to other medical schools. ..