Thad Wilkins

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer risk information presented by a nonphysician assistant does not increase screening rates
    Thad Wilkins
    Family Physician, at Georgia Regents University in Augusta
    Can Fam Physician 60:731-8. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: diagnosis and management
    Thad Wilkins
    Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Am Fam Physician 88:35-42. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and management of acute diverticulitis
    Thad Wilkins
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Am Fam Physician 87:612-20. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Nasolaryngoscopy in a family medicine clinic: indications, findings, and economics
    Thad Wilkins
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:591-7. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Racial disparities and barriers to colorectal cancer screening in rural areas
    Thad Wilkins
    Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, George Health Sciences University, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 25:308-17. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and management of upper gastrointestinal bleeding
    Thad Wilkins
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Am Fam Physician 85:469-76. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Split peroneus brevis tendon: an unusual cause of ankle pain and instability
    Bindiya Chauhan
    the Department of Family Medicine and the Department of Orthopedics, Medical College of Georgia, Georgia Regents University, Augusta
    J Am Board Fam Med 27:297-302. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and management of IBS in adults
    Thad Wilkins
    Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Am Fam Physician 86:419-26. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C: diagnosis and treatment
    Thad Wilkins
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Am Fam Physician 81:1351-7. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B: diagnosis and treatment
    Thad Wilkins
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Am Fam Physician 81:965-72. 2010

Collaborators

  • Bindiya Chauhan
  • Edward Szabo
  • Pina Panchal

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer risk information presented by a nonphysician assistant does not increase screening rates
    Thad Wilkins
    Family Physician, at Georgia Regents University in Augusta
    Can Fam Physician 60:731-8. 2014
    ..To determine the effectiveness of presenting individualized colorectal cancer (CRC) risk information for increasing CRC screening rates in primary care patients at above-average risk of CRC...
  2. ncbi request reprint Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease: diagnosis and management
    Thad Wilkins
    Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Am Fam Physician 88:35-42. 2013
    ..The long-term prognosis is not associated with an increased risk of all-cause mortality, cardiovascular disease, cancer, or liver disease. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and management of acute diverticulitis
    Thad Wilkins
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Am Fam Physician 87:612-20. 2013
    ..Interventions to prevent recurrences of diverticulitis include increased intake of dietary fiber, exercise, cessation of smoking, and, in persons with a body mass index of 30 kg per m(2) or higher, weight loss...
  4. ncbi request reprint Nasolaryngoscopy in a family medicine clinic: indications, findings, and economics
    Thad Wilkins
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 23:591-7. 2010
    ..Nasopharyngeal complaints are common among patients who present to primary care. Patients with these complaints are often referred for nasolaryngoscopy evaluation to exclude serious conditions such as laryngeal cancer...
  5. doi request reprint Racial disparities and barriers to colorectal cancer screening in rural areas
    Thad Wilkins
    Department of Family Medicine, School of Medicine, George Health Sciences University, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 25:308-17. 2012
    ..This study examined barriers to colorectal cancer (CRC) screening in people living in rural areas...
  6. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and management of upper gastrointestinal bleeding
    Thad Wilkins
    Department of Family Medicine, Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Am Fam Physician 85:469-76. 2012
    ..Arteriography with embolization or surgery may be needed if there is persistent and severe bleeding...
  7. doi request reprint Split peroneus brevis tendon: an unusual cause of ankle pain and instability
    Bindiya Chauhan
    the Department of Family Medicine and the Department of Orthopedics, Medical College of Georgia, Georgia Regents University, Augusta
    J Am Board Fam Med 27:297-302. 2014
    ..Primary care physicians should consider peroneal tendon injuries in patients with chronic lateral ankle pain and instability. ..
  8. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis and management of IBS in adults
    Thad Wilkins
    Georgia Health Sciences University, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Am Fam Physician 86:419-26. 2012
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  9. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis C: diagnosis and treatment
    Thad Wilkins
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Am Fam Physician 81:1351-7. 2010
    ..The American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases recommends ultrasound surveillance for hepatocellular carcinoma in persons with chronic hepatitis C virus infection and cirrhosis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B: diagnosis and treatment
    Thad Wilkins
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Am Fam Physician 81:965-72. 2010
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Diverticular bleeding
    Thad Wilkins
    Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Am Fam Physician 80:977-83. 2009
    ..For ongoing diverticular hemorrhage, other therapeutic modalities such as selective embolization, intra-arterial vasopressin infusion, or surgery, should be considered...