D B Jeffe
Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
- Does clinical experience affect medical students' knowledge, attitudes, and compliance with universal precautions?D B Jeffe
Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 19:767-71. 1998..To investigate differences in second-, third-, and fourth-year medical students' knowledge of bloodborne pathogen exposure risks, as well as their attitudes toward, and intentions to comply with, Universal Precautions (UP)...
- Factors associated with HIV-infected patients' recognition and use of HIV medicationsD B Jeffe
Division of Health Behavior Research, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr Hum Retrovirol 19:350-60. 1998..More focused efforts are needed to help patients become aware of available antiretroviral drugs and to encourage greater use of these drugs among all patients for whom the drugs are indicated...
- Evaluation of a preclinical, educational and skills-training program to improve students' use of blood and body fluid precautions: one-year follow-upD B Jeffe
Division of Health Behavior Research, Department of Internal Medicine and Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, 4444 Forest Park, Suite 6700, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
Prev Med 29:365-73. 1999..Little is known about long-term improvements in medical students' knowledge, attitudes, and use of blood and body fluid precautions following preclinical training...
- Sources influencing patients in their HIV medication decisionsK L Meredith
Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 63110, USA
Health Educ Behav 28:40-50. 2001..Respondents identified multiple important influences-hence the potential for conflicting messages about HIV medications. These findings have implications for health education practices and behavioral research in the medical setting...
- Disclosure of HIV status to medical providers: differences by gender, "race," and immune functionD B Jeffe
Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63108, USA
Public Health Rep 115:38-45. 2000....
- Compliance with Universal Precautions among emergency department personnel: implications for prevention programsL E Kim
Division of Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
Am J Infect Control 27:453-5. 1999..CONCLUSION: Further educational interventions for ED personnel are needed to increase their compliance with Universal Precautions...
- Postoperative 30-day mortality in patients undergoing surgery for colorectal cancer: development of a prognostic model using administrative claims dataS de Vries
Division of Health Behavior Research, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO, USA
Cancer Causes Control 25:1503-12. 2014....
- Hospital and geographic variability in two colorectal cancer surgery outcomes: complications and mortality after complicationsM Schootman
Department of Epidemiology, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO, USA
Ann Surg Oncol 21:2659-66. 2014....
- Quality of life over time in women diagnosed with ductal carcinoma in situ, early-stage invasive breast cancer, and age-matched controlsD B Jeffe
Division of Health Behavior Research, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, and Alvin J Siteman Cancer Center, Barnes Jewish Hospital, 4444 Forest Park, Suite 6700, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
Breast Cancer Res Treat 134:379-91. 2012..0001) and general health (P=0.0017) than controls, possibly because of lingering treatment effects. DCIS patients' QOL was similar to that of controls two years after diagnosis, but some aspects of EIBC patients' QOL remained lower...