Walton Sumner

Summary

Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Variation over time in preventable hospitalization rates across counties
    Walton Sumner
    Department of Internal Medicine and General Medical Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:639-46. 2011
  2. pmc Health and life insurance as an alternative to malpractice tort law
    Walton Sumner
    Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:150. 2010
  3. pmc Family physicians' completion of scoring criteria in Virtual Patient encounters
    Walton Sumner
    Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2011:1355-60. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Diuretic of choice in ABFM hypertension self-assessment module simulations
    Michael D Hagen
    American Board of Family Medicine, Lexington, KY 40511, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 25:805-9. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Using county-level public health data to prioritize medical education topics
    Walton Sumner
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 28:197-204. 2008

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi request reprint Variation over time in preventable hospitalization rates across counties
    Walton Sumner
    Department of Internal Medicine and General Medical Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 24:639-46. 2011
    ..Quality indicators vary across counties, but variation over time has not been described...
  2. pmc Health and life insurance as an alternative to malpractice tort law
    Walton Sumner
    Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:150. 2010
    ..Tort law could be counterproductive in medicine, encouraging costly defensive practices that harm some patients, restricting access to care in some settings and discouraging innovation...
  3. pmc Family physicians' completion of scoring criteria in Virtual Patient encounters
    Walton Sumner
    Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2011:1355-60. 2011
    ..Asthma MCQ content affects Diplomate performance on asthma VP: this translational step suggests that MOC exercises could result in improved care for real patients...
  4. doi request reprint Diuretic of choice in ABFM hypertension self-assessment module simulations
    Michael D Hagen
    American Board of Family Medicine, Lexington, KY 40511, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 25:805-9. 2012
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Using county-level public health data to prioritize medical education topics
    Walton Sumner
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 28:197-204. 2008
    ..Medical education topics might be locally prioritized using public health data on health outcomes and risk factors unrelated to quality of care...