Shobha Rao

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Impaired glucose tolerance and impaired fasting glucose
    Shobha S Rao
    Department of Family Practice and Community Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Am Fam Physician 69:1961-8. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical inquiries. What is the best strategy for impaired glucose tolerance in nonpregnant adults?
    Shobha Rao
    University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX USA
    J Fam Pract 54:543-4, 546. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Management of hip fracture: the family physician's role
    Shobha S Rao
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Am Fam Physician 73:2195-200. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical inquiries. What is the best treatment for hypertension in African Americans?
    Shobha Rao
    University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, USA
    J Fam Pract 56:149-51. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical inquiries. What are the most effective ways you can help patients stop smoking?
    Zille Huma Shah
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Fam Pract 57:478-9. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical inquiries. What is the best treatment for mild to moderate acne?
    Shobha Rao
    University of Texas Southwestern Family Practice Residency, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Fam Pract 55:994-6. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical inquiries. What is the best way to treat patients with white-coat hypertension?
    Shobha Rao
    University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Fam Pract 53:408-12. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical inquiries: should you treat carriers of pharyngeal group A strep?
    Dan Sepdham
    University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX USA
    J Fam Pract 57:673-4. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and management of common childhood poisonings
    Tamara McGregor
    University of Texas Southwestern Family Medicine Residency Program, Dallas, Texas 75390 9067, USA
    Am Fam Physician 79:397-403. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevention of falls in older patients
    Shobha S Rao
    Department of Family Practice and Community Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, Texas 75390 9067, USA
    Am Fam Physician 72:81-8. 2005

Collaborators

  • Tamara McGregor
  • Zille Huma Shah
  • Dan Sepdham
  • Julia Fashner
  • Kristin Hitchcock
  • Helen G Mayo
  • Meredith A Goodwin

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Impaired glucose tolerance and impaired fasting glucose
    Shobha S Rao
    Department of Family Practice and Community Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Am Fam Physician 69:1961-8. 2004
    ..However, medications are not as effective as lifestyle changes, and it is not known if treatment with these drugs is cost effective in the management of impaired glucose tolerance...
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical inquiries. What is the best strategy for impaired glucose tolerance in nonpregnant adults?
    Shobha Rao
    University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX USA
    J Fam Pract 54:543-4, 546. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Management of hip fracture: the family physician's role
    Shobha S Rao
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, USA
    Am Fam Physician 73:2195-200. 2006
    ..Interventions to help prevent future falls, exercise and balance training in ambulatory patients, and the treatment of osteoporosis are important strategies for the secondary prevention of hip fracture...
  4. ncbi request reprint Clinical inquiries. What is the best treatment for hypertension in African Americans?
    Shobha Rao
    University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, USA
    J Fam Pract 56:149-51. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical inquiries. What are the most effective ways you can help patients stop smoking?
    Zille Huma Shah
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Fam Pract 57:478-9. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical inquiries. What is the best treatment for mild to moderate acne?
    Shobha Rao
    University of Texas Southwestern Family Practice Residency, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Fam Pract 55:994-6. 2006
    ..Six to 8 weeks should be allowed for most treatments to work before altering the regimen (SOR: A)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical inquiries. What is the best way to treat patients with white-coat hypertension?
    Shobha Rao
    University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Fam Pract 53:408-12. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical inquiries: should you treat carriers of pharyngeal group A strep?
    Dan Sepdham
    University of Texas, Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX USA
    J Fam Pract 57:673-4. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and management of common childhood poisonings
    Tamara McGregor
    University of Texas Southwestern Family Medicine Residency Program, Dallas, Texas 75390 9067, USA
    Am Fam Physician 79:397-403. 2009
    ..The use of ipecac is no longer recommended. A child with few symptoms or a witnessed toxin exposure may be monitored at home. However, some long-acting medications have delayed toxin effects and require additional surveillance...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevention of falls in older patients
    Shobha S Rao
    Department of Family Practice and Community Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, Texas 75390 9067, USA
    Am Fam Physician 72:81-8. 2005
    ..Home hazard assessment and modification by a health professional also is helpful...
  11. ncbi request reprint Health maintenance for postmenopausal women
    Shobha S Rao
    University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 9067, USA
    Am Fam Physician 78:583-91. 2008
    ..Recommended immunizations for menopausal women include an annual influenza vaccine, a tetanus and diphtheria toxoid booster every 10 years, and a one-time pneumococcal vaccine after age 65 years...
  12. ncbi request reprint Osteoporosis in men
    Shobha S Rao
    University of Texas Southwestern Family Medicine Residency Program, Dallas, Texas 75390, USA
    Am Fam Physician 82:503-8. 2010
    ..Men should be educated regarding lifestyle measures, which include weight-bearing exercise, limiting alcohol consumption, and smoking cessation. Fall prevention strategies should be implemented in older men at risk of falls...