Charlene K Mitchell
Affiliation: University of Louisville
- A simplified table improves the recognition of paediatric hypertensionCharlene K Mitchell
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Louisville, School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky 40202, USA
J Paediatr Child Health 47:22-6. 2011..In a 2003 chart review, we found that our providers only recognised 15% of hypertensive blood pressure (BP). Our objective was to determine whether a simplified BP table improves the recognition of elevated BP in children...
- The value of disease severity in predicting patient readiness to address end-of-life issuesMark P Pfeifer
Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Louisville, 323 E Chestnut St, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
Arch Intern Med 163:609-12. 2003..We evaluated the ability of disease severity measures and recent clinical events to predict patient readiness for end-of-life discussions in patients with chronic lung disease...
- Urinary tract infectionsPat F Bass
Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Louisville, School of Medicine, 500 South Preston Street, Instructional Building, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
Prim Care 30:41-61, v-vi. 2003..The authors also discuss catheter-associated UTIs, given the large number of hospitalized patients undergoing catheterization and residents of long-term care facilities, in whom catheters are used frequently, and complicated UTIs...
- Tobacco cessation counseling training with standardized patientsSarah E Walsh
Kentucky Cancer Program, James Graham Brown Cancer Center, University of Louisville, 529 S Jackson Street, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
J Dent Educ 71:1171-8. 2007..In light of the educational gains and positive response from participants, the use of standardized patients is a promising strategy for training on tobacco cessation counseling...