physician executives

Summary

Summary: Physicians who serve in a medical and administrative capacity as head of an organized medical staff and who also may serve as liaison for the medical staff with the administration and governing board.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Becoming a physician executive. To be effective leaders, clinicians must first adopt a new mind-set
    Richard B Birrer
    St Joseph s Regional Medical Center, Paterson, NJ, USA
    Health Prog 84:29-32, 57. 2003
  2. ncbi Physician-leaders and hospital performance: is there an association?
    Amanda H Goodall
    IZA Institute for the Study of Labor, Schaumburg Lippe Str 5 9, 53113 Bonn, Germany
    Soc Sci Med 73:535-9. 2011
  3. pmc Managers' perceptions of the manager role in relation to physicians: a qualitative interview study of the top managers in Swedish healthcare
    Mia von Knorring
    Division of Insurance Medicine, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:271. 2010
  4. ncbi Doctors as managers: moving towards general management? The case of unitary management reform in Norwegian hospitals
    Tone Opdahl Mo
    SINTEF Health Research, Trondheim, Norway
    J Health Organ Manag 22:400-15. 2008
  5. ncbi From leader to leadership: clinician managers and where to next?
    Liz Fulop
    Griffith Business School, Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus Southport, QLD 4215, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 34:344-51. 2010
  6. pmc Clinicians' experiences of becoming a clinical manager: a qualitative study
    Ivan Spehar
    Department of Health Management and Health Economics, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, PO Box 1089, Oslo NO 0318, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:421. 2012
  7. ncbi The teaching of complementary and alternative medicine in U.S. medical schools: a survey of course directors
    James J Brokaw
    Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, 46202 5120, USA
    Acad Med 77:876-81. 2002
  8. pmc Views of doctors and managers on the doctor-manager relationship in the NHS
    Huw T O Davies
    Centre for Public Policy and Management, University of St Andrews, Fife KY16 9AL
    BMJ 326:626-8. 2003
  9. ncbi Physician executives in managed care: characteristics and job involvement across two career stages
    T J Hoff
    State University of New York, Albany, USA
    J Healthc Manag 43:481-97. 1998
  10. pmc Doctors who become chief executives in the NHS: from keen amateurs to skilled professionals
    Chris Ham
    The King s Fund, 11 13 Cavendish Square, London, UK
    J R Soc Med 104:113-9. 2011

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  1. ncbi Becoming a physician executive. To be effective leaders, clinicians must first adopt a new mind-set
    Richard B Birrer
    St Joseph s Regional Medical Center, Paterson, NJ, USA
    Health Prog 84:29-32, 57. 2003
  2. ncbi Physician-leaders and hospital performance: is there an association?
    Amanda H Goodall
    IZA Institute for the Study of Labor, Schaumburg Lippe Str 5 9, 53113 Bonn, Germany
    Soc Sci Med 73:535-9. 2011
    ..This kind of cross-sectional evidence does not establish that physician-leaders outperform professional managers, but it is consistent with such claims and suggests that this area is now an important one for systematic future research...
  3. pmc Managers' perceptions of the manager role in relation to physicians: a qualitative interview study of the top managers in Swedish healthcare
    Mia von Knorring
    Division of Insurance Medicine, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:271. 2010
    ..Abbott's theory of professional jurisdiction was used to inform thinking about managerial control and legitimacy in relation to physicians...
  4. ncbi Doctors as managers: moving towards general management? The case of unitary management reform in Norwegian hospitals
    Tone Opdahl Mo
    SINTEF Health Research, Trondheim, Norway
    J Health Organ Manag 22:400-15. 2008
    ..The paper seeks to explore whether the development in department management in Norwegian hospitals after the unitary management reform in 2001 constitutes a development in the direction of general management...
  5. ncbi From leader to leadership: clinician managers and where to next?
    Liz Fulop
    Griffith Business School, Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus Southport, QLD 4215, Australia
    Aust Health Rev 34:344-51. 2010
    ..We conclude by highlighting several significant challenges facing leadership development for clinician managers that arise from these considerations...
  6. pmc Clinicians' experiences of becoming a clinical manager: a qualitative study
    Ivan Spehar
    Department of Health Management and Health Economics, Institute of Health and Society, University of Oslo, PO Box 1089, Oslo NO 0318, Norway
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:421. 2012
    ..The aim of this study is to explore clinicians' journeys towards management positions in hospitals, in order to identify potential drivers and barriers to management recruitment and development...
  7. ncbi The teaching of complementary and alternative medicine in U.S. medical schools: a survey of course directors
    James J Brokaw
    Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, 46202 5120, USA
    Acad Med 77:876-81. 2002
    ..This study gauged the current state of CAM instruction by gathering details about the specific topics being taught and the objectives behind the instruction...
  8. pmc Views of doctors and managers on the doctor-manager relationship in the NHS
    Huw T O Davies
    Centre for Public Policy and Management, University of St Andrews, Fife KY16 9AL
    BMJ 326:626-8. 2003
  9. ncbi Physician executives in managed care: characteristics and job involvement across two career stages
    T J Hoff
    State University of New York, Albany, USA
    J Healthc Manag 43:481-97. 1998
    This paper examines characteristics, job involvement, and career stage differences among 294 physician executives working in managed care settings...
  10. pmc Doctors who become chief executives in the NHS: from keen amateurs to skilled professionals
    Chris Ham
    The King s Fund, 11 13 Cavendish Square, London, UK
    J R Soc Med 104:113-9. 2011
    ..To investigate the experiences of doctors who become chief executives of NHS organizations, with the aim of understanding their career paths and the facilitators and barriers encountered along the way...
  11. ncbi Unitary management, multiple practices?
    Monica Skjøld Johansen
    Norwegian School of Management, Oslo, Norway
    J Health Organ Manag 23:396-410. 2009
    ..The purpose of this paper is to explore whether unitary managers with different professional backgrounds carry out and reflect differently upon their roles as unitary managers...
  12. ncbi Doctors as managers: investors and reluctants in a dual role
    Tom Forbes
    Department of Management and Organization, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
    Health Serv Manage Res 17:167-76. 2004
    ..Suggestions for improving this process are outlined...
  13. ncbi Survey of United States neurosurgical residency program directors
    L Dade Lunsford
    Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Presbyterian University Hospital, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Neurosurgery 54:239-45; discussion 245-7. 2004
    ..Neurosurgical program directors in the United States represent a logical source for inquiries about manpower issues, the training process, and Residency Review Committee (RRC) oversight...
  14. pmc Program directors' views of the importance and prevalence of mentoring in internal medicine residencies
    Analia Castiglioni
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:779-82. 2004
    ..Overall, although program directors' attitudes are favorable and at least half have formal mentoring programs, the programs are largely unstructured, loosely monitored, and underevaluated...
  15. ncbi CQO role offers broad leadership challenges
    Scott Ransom
    Witt Kieffer, Oak Brook, Ill, USA
    Physician Exec 29:65-7. 2003
  16. ncbi Physician and scientist leadership in academic medicine: strategic planning for a successful academic leadership career
    Rosemary B Duda
    Center for Faculty Development, Carl J Shapiro Institute for Education and Research, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Curr Surg 61:175-7. 2004
  17. ncbi Managing different generations requires new skills, insightful leadership
    Marilyn Moats Kennedy
    Career Strategies, Inc, Wilmette, Ill, USA
    Physician Exec 29:20-3. 2003
  18. ncbi Clinical program leadership: skill requirements for contemporary leaders
    Joseph M Spallina
    Arvina Group, LLC, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Oncol Manag 11:24-6. 2002
    ..Organizations that create solutions to this management imperative will maintain their competitive edge in the challenging times that will greet the industry in the future...
  19. ncbi What every graduating medical student should know about urology: the stakeholder viewpoint
    B Price Kerfoot
    Surgical Service, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Urology 71:549-53. 2008
    ..What should every medical student know about urology upon graduating from medical school? To answer this question, we conducted a survey of key stakeholders in an effective medical student education in urology...
  20. ncbi Primary care program directors' perceptions of women's health education: a gap in graduate medical education persists
    Abby L Spencer
    Department of Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15212, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 17:549-56. 2008
    ..The impact of subsequent national guidelines emphasizing women's health education during residency is unknown...
  21. ncbi Managerial skills of principal physicians assessed by their colleagues. A lesson from Finland
    Esko Kumpusalo
    Kuopio University, Department of Public Health and General Practice, Kuopio University Hospital, Kupio, Finland
    J Health Organ Manag 17:457-62. 2003
    ..It was found that doctors in leading positions, both in public hospitals and the primary health care sector, are aware of the need of training for managerial and leadership skills...
  22. ncbi Putting your money where your people are: investing in enduring success
    Edward J O'Connor
    University of Colorado at Denver, USA
    Physician Exec 29:12-5. 2003
  23. ncbi Working with chief medical officers
    Sandra L Gill
    Benedictine University, Lisle, IL, USA
    Healthc Exec 17:66-7. 2002
  24. ncbi Retaining medical directors in community health centers. The importance of administrative relationships
    Christopher Cochran
    University of Nevada Las Vegas, Health Care Administration Program, Department of Public Administration, Las Vegas, NV 89154 6026, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 26:250-9. 2003
    ..In this study, we examine the medical directors' roles and responsibilities, their relationships with the C/MHC administrators, and whether these impact satisfaction and, ultimately retention in the centers...
  25. ncbi How perceived physician leadership behavior affects physician satisfaction
    Ronald Menaker
    Administrative Services, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 83:983-8. 2008
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  26. ncbi Being the best you can be
    Bill Tiffan
    Tiffan Consulting, Inc, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Physician Exec 29:52-5. 2003
  27. pmc National Institute for Program Director Development (NIPDD): a collaborative pursuit of excellence
    Elissa J Palmer
    Ann Fam Med 6:374-5. 2008
  28. ncbi The essential skills for the chief medical information officer
    Betsy Hersher
    J Healthc Inf Manag 17:10-1. 2003
  29. ncbi Zen and the art of dealing with difficult physicians. A three-fold path for enlightened leaders
    Francine R Gaillour
    Physician Exec 29:22-6. 2003
  30. ncbi Follow the torch. Identifying and developing physician leaders
    Lisa H Schneck
    MGMA Connex 2:33-5. 2002
  31. ncbi Are you on the right track?
    Peter A Cardinal
    Gettysburg Hospital, Gettysburg, PA, USA
    Physician Exec 29:49-51. 2003
    ..Physicians in early or mid-level leadership positions need different skills than those at the top. What are the skills they need and what are the risks of focusing on the wrong skills?..
  32. ncbi The physician leader in health care. What qualities does a doctor need to be an effective organizational leader?
    Richard B Birrer
    St Joseph s Regional Medical Center, Paterson, NJ, USA
    Health Prog 83:27-30. 2002
  33. ncbi Physician executives share insights on ways to influence people--Part II
    Ronald P Hudak
    School of Business Administration, Marymount University, Arlington, VA, USA
    Physician Exec 28:32-6. 2002
  34. ncbi Physician-led: good idea or not?
    Daniel K Zismer
    Minneapolis Heart Institute, Abbott Northwestern Hospital, USA
    Physician Exec 28:20-3. 2002
    ..Whether physicians or not, leaders must possess certain skills and qualities to achieve success. Take a look at what's required to be an effective leader...
  35. ncbi The written word: literature and leadership
    Phillip M Kibort
    Children s Hospitals and Clinics, St Paul, MN, USA
    Physician Exec 30:10-3. 2004
    ..Explore what the current literature is saying about great leaders and leadership. Among the learnings: silence can hurt your organization, story telling is critical for inspiring employees and great leaders must be fearless...
  36. ncbi Physician leaders require special skills in a corporate environment
    Barbara Menzies
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, USA
    Physician Exec 30:38-9. 2004
  37. ncbi Promote yourself from manager to leader
    Matthew Vuletich
    MGMA Connex 6:25-7. 2006
  38. ncbi Enhancing the effectiveness of the psychiatric chief resident
    Christopher G Ivany
    Department of Psychiatry, Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii 96859, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 31:277-80. 2007
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  39. ncbi Chief residencies in psychiatry
    Joseph B Layde
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavior Medicine, Medical School of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 31:258-60. 2007
  40. ncbi Cultivating careers in the American Association of Directors of Psychiatric Residency Training
    Lisa A Mellman
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 31:101-2. 2007
  41. ncbi Physician trustees: maximizing their contribution to governance
    Spence Maidlow
    Covenant Healthcare System, Saginaw, Michigan, USA
    Trustee 58:27-8. 2005
  42. ncbi A map quest for quality. We must find a balance between what is good for the patient, the organization
    Chalmers Nunn
    Centra Health, Virginia, USA
    Mod Healthc 37:20. 2007
  43. ncbi The impact of self-referral on radiology residency training programs
    Michael J Shortsleeve
    Mount Auburn Hospital, Department of Radiology, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 2:415-7. 2005
    ..The Association of Program Directors in Radiology surveyed its members to assess the impact on specific areas of training...
  44. ncbi Choosing a career in combined internal medicine-pediatrics: insights from interns
    Thomas Melgar
    Department of Internal Medicine, Michigan State University, Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies, 1000 Oakland Drive, Kalamazoo, MI 49008, USA
    Fam Med 39:326-30. 2007
    ..Combined internal medicine-pediatrics (med-peds) programs may be competing for the same students who would have otherwise chosen family medicine. The degree to which this is happening is not known...
  45. ncbi National survey of pediatric residency program directors and residents regarding education in palliative medicine and end-of-life care
    Justin N Baker
    Department of Oncology, Palliative and End of Life Task Force, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, USA
    J Palliat Med 10:420-9. 2007
    ..To determine how palliative and end-of-life care can best be incorporated into the training of pediatric residents...
  46. ncbi Formation of a leader
    Tony Bartelme
    Physician Exec 33:14-8. 2007
  47. ncbi Indian radiologists in the United States: hierarchical distribution and representation
    Stephen R Baker
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 4:234-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate both the distribution of radiologists of Indian ancestry and nativity in the United States in training and beyond and their representation in hierarchal positions in major radiology organizations...
  48. ncbi The chair as firefighter
    Richard B Gunderman
    Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Radiology, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5200, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 2:444-6. 2005
  49. ncbi The life of a Chinese American female physician executive
    Lily Jung
    Swedish Neuroscience Institute, Seattle, WA, USA
    Physician Exec 31:46-9. 2005
  50. ncbi Unethical business practices in U.S. health care alarm physician leaders
    David O Weber
    Physician Exec 31:6-13. 2005
    Learn the results of ACPE's recent survey on ethical business practices and find out why physician executives are very concerned about the impact unethical behaviors appear to be having on health care.
  51. ncbi Multisource feedback: 360-degree assessment of professional skills of clinical directors
    Robert Palmer
    West Midlands Deanery, Birmingham, UK Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham, UK
    Health Serv Manage Res 20:183-8. 2007
    ..A simple validated questionnaire has been developed and successfully introduced for the 360-degree assessment of clinical directors...
  52. ncbi The value of internship in graduate medical education: survey of emergency medicine residents and program directors
    Adam M Ray
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Passavant, 9100 Babcock Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15237 5842, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 107:26-9. 2007
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  53. ncbi Executive skills for medical faculty: a workshop description and evaluation
    Yvonne Steinert
    Department of Family Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Med Teach 25:666-8. 2003
    ..These results suggest that a two-day workshop can improve health care professionals' administrative and management skills in certain areas. A longer workshop and built-in 'follow-up' activities would enhance the potential for change...
  54. ncbi Development of physician leadership competencies: perceptions of physician leaders, physician educators and medical students
    Mindi K McKenna
    Health Care Leadership MBA Program, Rockhurst University, 1100 Rockhurst Road, Kansas City, Missouri 64110, USA
    J Health Adm Educ 21:343-54. 2004
    ..g., a management position)" as the most effective methods for developing physician leadership competencies. The implications of these findings for the education and development of physician leaders are discussed...
  55. ncbi A resident research director can improve internal medicine resident research productivity
    Steven J Durning
    Department of Internal Medicine, Uniformed Servies University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland 20814, USA
    Teach Learn Med 16:279-83. 2004
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  56. ncbi Reflections on leadership as chair of a department of psychiatry
    Peter F Buckley
    Department of Psychiatry and Health Behavior, Medical College of Georgia, 1515 Pope Avenue, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 30:309-14. 2006
    ..The continued need to be a knowledgeable leader in the national trends of education, research, and clinical systems of care is a real challenge...
  57. ncbi The Seven Deadly Sins of academic chairs
    Daniel R Wilson
    Department of Psychiatry, Creighton University, 3528 Dodge St, Omaha, NE 68131, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 30:304-8. 2006
  58. ncbi How the AACDP helped me professionally and personally
    David A Baron
    Temple University School of Medicine, Jones 800, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 31:99-100. 2007
  59. ncbi Reality check: is your behavior aligned with organizational goals?
    Arthur Lazarus
    AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, Wilmington, Delaware, USA
    Physician Exec 30:50-2. 2004
    ..Strong, well thought out organizational behaviors help instill confidence in patients and allow physicians to take a leadership role in health care...
  60. ncbi From patients to policies. Why do physicians think they can make the jump from running practices to running multibillion-dollar insurance companies?
    Laura B Benko
    Mod Healthc 34:41-2, 44, 46. 2004
  61. ncbi Why physicians are unprepared to treat patients who have alcohol- and drug-related disorders
    N S Miller
    Department of Psychiatry, A-227 East Fee Hall, College of Human Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Acad Med 76:410-8. 2001
    ..The authors review the findings of the literature on these problems, discuss the barriers to educational reform, and propose recommendations for developing an effective medical school curriculum about alcohol- and drug-related disorders...
  62. pmc Exploring leadership competencies in established and aspiring physician leaders: an interview-based study
    Christine A Taylor
    Faculty Development, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:748-54. 2008
    ..We designed this exploratory study to better understand specific perceived leadership needs of physicians from the perspective of "aspiring" and "established" leaders within our institution...
  63. ncbi Climbing the ladder to CEO, Part III: Following your own path
    Alan S Kaplan
    Edward Health Services Corporation, Naperville, Ill, USA
    Physician Exec 32:16-9. 2006
  64. ncbi New disposition for pain therapy in Italy, center for headache should be integrated in the network
    Gian Franco Gensini
    Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni, 85, 50134 Florence, Italy
    Neurol Sci 32:S67-70. 2011
    ..The diagnosis and treatment of various forms of headache have to be integrated into the path of pain, both National and Regional, in line with the rest of the organization...
  65. ncbi Does receipt of hospice care in nursing homes improve the management of pain at the end of life?
    Susan C Miller
    Department of Community Health, Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Brown University, Box GH 3, Providence, RI 029191
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:507-15. 2002
    ..To compare analgesic management of daily pain for dying nursing home residents enrolled and not enrolled in Medicare hospice...
  66. ncbi Transfusion medicine management for reconstructive spinal repair in a patient with von Willebrand's disease and a history of heavy surgical bleeding
    C D Bolan
    Transfusion Medicine, Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 26:E552-6. 2001
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  67. ncbi Survey of attitudes of physicians toward the current evaluation and treatment of chronic kidney disease-mineral and bone disorder (CKD-MBD)
    Muhammad Ziad Souqiyyeh
    Saudi Center for Organ Transplantation, P O Box 27049, Riyadh 11417, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 21:93-101. 2010
    ..More local studies and guidelines are required to disseminate information about the current patterns of CKD-MBD for better approach to the management of this disorder in the kidney centers in this country...
  68. ncbi [Health care ethics committees in German university clinics. A survey of all medical directors and directors of nursing]
    J Vollmann
    Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 129:1237-42. 2004
    ..However, in Germany only a minority of hospitals, often members of the Protestant or Catholic Hospital Associations, have founded HEC. No studies exist in regard to the situation at German university hospitals...
  69. ncbi Nursing documentation of telephone communication with physicians in community nursing homes
    Matthew K McNabney
    Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 55605 Hopkins Bayview Circle, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 5:180-5. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to describe the nursing documentation of telephone communication with physicians in community nursing homes...
  70. ncbi [Availability of pediatric and neonatal intensive care units in the city of São Paulo]
    Daniela C de Souza
    Universidade de Sao Paulo USP, Sao Paulo, SP
    J Pediatr (Rio J) 80:453-60. 2004
    ..To describe the health care service provided in pediatric intensive care units in the city of São Paulo, by identifying and describing the units and analyzing their geographic distribution...
  71. ncbi Improving growth of very low birth weight infants in the first 28 days
    Barry T Bloom
    Wesley Medical Center, Wichita, Kansas 67214 4976, USA
    Pediatrics 112:8-14. 2003
    ..To increase weight gain in the first 28 days after birth for very low birth weight (VLBW) infants by isolating and sharing meaningful process differences between high- and low-weight-gain centers within a neonatal network...
  72. ncbi Multiple congenital coagulopathies co-expressed with Von Willebrand's disease: the experience of Hemophilia Region III Treatment Centers over 25 years and review of the literature
    E Asatiani
    Hemophilia and Thrombophilia Comprehensive Care Center, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Haemophilia 13:685-96. 2007
    ..Successful therapy required an individualized approach, employing multiple replacement strategies, based on the laboratory definition of the specific additional coagulation defect...
  73. ncbi The review process used by US health care plans to evaluate new medical technology for coverage
    C A Steiner
    Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 11:294-302. 1996
    ..How a health plan evaluates a new medical technology for coverage varies with identifiable plan characteristics...
  74. pmc Cholinesterase inhibitor and N-methyl-D-aspartic acid receptor antagonist use in older adults with end-stage dementia: a survey of hospice medical directors
    Joseph W Shega
    Section of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    J Palliat Med 12:779-83. 2009
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  75. ncbi Recommendations for best practices in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease in managed care
    Howard M Fillit
    Alzheimer s Drug Discovery Foundation and Institute for the Study of Aging New York, New York 10019, USA
    Am J Geriatr Pharmacother 4:S9-S24; quiz S25-S28. 2006
    ..However, these clinical guidelines have not been updated in the past few years...
  76. ncbi Pharmacy immunization partnerships: a rural model
    S A Rosenbluth
    Department of Pharmaceutical Systems and Policy, School of Pharmacy, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
    J Am Pharm Assoc (Wash) 41:100-7. 2001
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  77. ncbi The availability and use of charcoal hemoperfusion in the treatment of poisoned patients
    Anna S Shalkham
    New York Poison Control Center, New York City, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 48:239-41. 2006
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  78. pmc Vascular access use and outcomes: an international perspective from the Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study
    Jean Ethier
    Department of Nephrology, Centre Hospitalier de l Université de Montéal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 23:3219-26. 2008
    ..DOPPS is a prospective, observational study of haemodialysis (HD) practices and patient outcomes at >300 HD units from 12 countries and has collected data thus far from >35,000 randomly selected patients...
  79. ncbi Adoption and implementation of mandated diabetes registries by community health centers
    Christian D Helfrich
    Health Services Research and Development Service, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    Am J Prev Med 33:S50-8; quiz S59-65. 2007
    ..This study uses Rogers's model of organizational innovation to explore community health centers' (CHCs') mandated adoption and implementation of disease registries in the federal Health Disparities Collaborative (HDC)...
  80. ncbi Outcome of patients experiencing cardiac arrest with carbon monoxide poisoning treated with hyperbaric oxygen
    N B Hampson
    Hyperbaric Medicine Department, Section of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 38:36-41. 2001
    ..Opinions of hyperbaric medicine physicians regarding the treatment of such patients were also sought...
  81. ncbi Profile of physicians in the nursing home: time perception and barriers to optimal medical practice
    Thomas V Caprio
    University of Rochester, Division of Geriatrics and Aging, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 10:93-7. 2009
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  82. ncbi Anglo-American vs. Franco-German emergency medical services system
    Wolfgang F Dick
    Clinic of Anesthesiology University Hospital, Mainz, Germany
    Prehosp Disaster Med 18:29-35; discussion 35-7. 2003
    ..S. system at a similar level of quality of care. 16. Emergency procedures are carried out by anesthesiologists, emergency physicians, surgeons, internists, and other specialists...
  83. ncbi Attitude of physicians towards the evaluation and treatment of the glomerulonephritis patients
    Muhammad Ziad Souqiyyeh
    Saudi Center for Organ Transplantation, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    Saudi J Kidney Dis Transpl 22:252-60. 2011
    ..The quest for innovative effective therapy, such as rituximab, to prevent progression of CKD secondary to GN is still warranted...
  84. ncbi [Eradication of opium smoking in Taiwan during the Japanese colonial period (1895-1945)]
    Nai Shin Chu
    Department of Neurology, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Linkou Medical Center, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Acta Neurol Taiwan 17:66-73. 2008
    ..Lin at the Red Cross Hospital were strikingly similar or nearly the same. This review may help us reassess the prevailing opinion regarding the history of eliminating opium smoking in Taiwan...
  85. pmc Medical directors of long-term care facilities: preventing another physician shortage?
    C Frank
    Queen s University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Can Fam Physician 52:752-3. 2006
    ..Our objective was to seek LTC medical directors' opinions about medical services in LTC and about strategies for recruitment and retention...
  86. ncbi Patient and provider priorities for cancer prevention and control: a qualitative study in Mid-Atlantic Latinos
    Ann S O'Malley
    Lombardi Cancer Center, Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington DC, USA
    Ethn Dis 12:383-91. 2002
    ..C. Patient and provider priorities are compared to identify common ground for future interventions in resource constrained primary care settings...
  87. ncbi Customer assessment of long-term care pharmacy provider services
    Thomas R Clark
    American Society of Consultant Pharmacists Foundation, Alexandria, Virginia 22314 3563, USA
    Consult Pharm 23:19-21. 2008
    ..Assess performance of long-term care pharmacy providers on key services offered to nursing facilities...
  88. ncbi Lions Clubs International Foundation Core Four Photoscreening: results from 17 programs and 400,000 preschool children
    Sean P Donahue
    Tennessee Lions Eye Center at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Department of Ophthalmology, Nashville, USA
    J AAPOS 10:44-8. 2006
    ..Results from 15 Core Four grant programs in the United States and one in Taiwan are presented here...
  89. ncbi Does modification of the Innsbruck and the Glasgow Coma Scales improve their ability to predict functional outcome?
    M N Diringer
    Department of Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Arch Neurol 54:606-11. 1997
    ..The accurate prediction of functional outcome requires the development of multivariate models. To enhance their contribution to such models, the predictive power of each component must be optimized...
  90. ncbi Role of the physician in prehospital management of trauma: North American perspective
    Fernando L Benitez
    Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 75390 8579, USA
    Curr Opin Crit Care 8:551-8. 2002
    ..In addition, active participation helps the accountable EMS physician not only to identify weaknesses in personnel skills and system approaches, but it also provides an opportunity for role modeling, both medically and managerially...
  91. ncbi Specific clinical competencies for managing care: views of residency directors and managed care medical directors
    M J Yedidia
    Center for Health and Public Service Research, Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, 726 Broadway, Fifth Floor, New York, NY 10003, USA
    JAMA 284:1093-8. 2000
    ..Curricular reform has been hampered by a failure to seek agreement about specific clinical competencies that are important to both managed care directors and medical educators...
  92. ncbi Discrepant advice from poison centres and their medical directors
    David N Juurlink
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Clin Pharmacol 9:101-5. 2002
    ....
  93. ncbi The role of the psychiatrist: job satisfaction of medical directors and staff psychiatrists
    J Ranz
    Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, USA
    Community Ment Health J 37:525-39. 2001
    ..Psychiatrists are advised to seek promotions to program medical director positions early in their careers, since these positions are far more available, and provide equal job satisfaction, compared to agency medical director positions...
  94. ncbi Implementing evidence-based medicine: the role of market pressures, compensation incentives, and culture in physician organizations
    S M Shortell
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, 94720 7360, USA
    Med Care 39:I62-78. 2001
    ..To assess the extent to which market pressures, compensation incentives, and physician medical group culture are associated with the use of evidence-based medicine practices in physician organizations...
  95. ncbi [Integration of district psychiatric hospitals into the development of regional community psychiatry networks--the actual state. Results of a survey among medical directors of Bavarian district hospitals]
    Michael Welschehold
    Psychiatrisches Krisen und Behandlungszentrum Atriumhaus München
    Psychiatr Prax 31:S12-4. 2004
    ....
  96. ncbi Physician field response: a national survey
    D C Cone
    Department of Emergency Medicine, MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Prehosp Emerg Care 4:217-21. 2000
    ..To assess the availability, scope of practice, and training of physician field response (PFR) units for emergency medical services (EMS) systems in the United States...
  97. ncbi Infection control programs at children's hospitals: a description of structures and processes
    S Girouard
    National Association of Children s Hospitals and Related Institutions, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA
    Am J Infect Control 29:145-51. 2001
    ..The PPN has initiated activities to standardize surveillance and IC practices in participating hospitals...
  98. ncbi A quality improvement study on calcium and vitamin D supplementation in long-term care
    Jawad Munir
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:e19-23. 2007
    ..The objectives of this study were to evaluate the impact of a quality improvement (QI) study on improving calcium and vitamin D supplementation in a long-term care setting...
  99. ncbi Emergency department operational changes in response to pay-for-performance and antibiotic timing in pneumonia
    Jesse M Pines
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 14:545-8. 2007
    ....
  100. ncbi Haemodialysis vascular access problems in Canada: results from the Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study (DOPPS II)
    David C Mendelssohn
    Division of Nephrology, Humber River Regional Hospital, University of Toronto, Weston, ON, Canada
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 21:721-8. 2006
    ..Vascular access practice patterns are reported for a Canadian cohort of patients from the Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study (DOPPS II)...
  101. ncbi Do not hospitalize orders in nursing homes: a pilot study
    John Culberson
    University of Texas Health Science Center, Michael E DeBakey VAMC, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 6:22-6. 2005
    ....

Research Grants62

  1. Oklahoma Autoimmunity Center of Excellence
    Judith A James; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..With our rich Native American heritage and large rural populations, the patients provided by the Oklahoma ACE will be previously understudied and provide unique insights for therapeutic trials. ..
  2. Predictors of sleep-dependent Memory Consolidation in Obstructive Sleep Apnea
    Ina E Djonlagic; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Ultimately, this research has the opportunity to provide critical information that may in due course alter how sleep apnea is defined and thus provide a major impact on the care of sleep apnea patients. ..
  3. Quality Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study (DOPPS): high-quality care
    Francesca Tentori; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  4. Cutaneous wound remodeling by re-differentiating keratinocytes expressing CXCR3 l
    ARTHUR HUEN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Understanding the control of these signals may lead to better ways to treat chronic wounds and to more rapidly restore skin function and appearance after trauma. ..
  5. Training to Improve Late-Stage Dementia Care
    JOHN V HOBDAY; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ....
  6. UNE'S CONFERENCE DIABETES IN PUERTO RICAN CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENT: EMERGING EPIDE
    LILLIAM LIZARDI-ONEILL; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ....
  7. Training in translational social neuroscience
    Lisa A Parr; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  8. Transition of Primary Care Medical Group Practices to the Next Generation
    John Kralewski; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The final product of this research will be publications in applied policy and clinical journals anda document that other group practices can use to guide their transition process as health care reform unfolds. ..
  9. Dissecting Allostery in Pyruvate Kinase
    Aron W Fenton; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The current studies will facilitate drug development targeting the activation of human liver pyruvate kinase to increase glucose metabolism in the treatment of hyperglycemia. ..
  10. Patient Oriented Research in Hepatitis C-infected Injection Drug Users
    MARK SEBASTIAN SULKOWSKI; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These aims are addressed in the context of providing mentorship to new and existing junior faculty, infectious diseases fellows and graduate students. ..
  11. Maternal, Clinician &Hospital Factors in Breastmilk for Premature Infants
    Henry Chong Lee; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  12. Maternal Fetal Medicine Units Network
    George R Saade; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..These complications can lead to health problems at birth as well as later in life;therefore, research that may lead to their prevention has powerful potential for improving individual lives and public health. ..
  13. Denver Prevention Training Center
    Mark W Thrun; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  14. Atlantic Coast Consortium for Asthma (ACC-A) AsthmaNet Clinical Site
    Stephen P Peters; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Companion protocols will examine corticosteroid resistance (RASS) and a possible genetic mechanism for resistance (IMMOST) in adults, and the efficacy of inhaled S-nitrosoglutathione (N30-201) (SNORT) in children. ..
  15. Mentored Research on Improving Alcohol Brief Interventions in MedicalSettings
    JENNIFER ELIN HETTEMA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The proposed research, along with my training plan, will contribute to my training goals of gaining mixed-methods Stage I research skills and experience in medical culture and research. ..
  16. DIORAMA: Dynamic Information Collection and Resource Tracking Architecture
    Aura Ganz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Dr. Ciottone is the Director of the Division of Disaster Medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and has served as the Commander of a federal Disaster Medical Assistance Team. ..
  17. Development and evaluation of online CME course for disseminating clinical guidel
    Ladislav Volicer; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..At the end of the project, a manuscript of the project results will be prepared for submission to the AMDA's peer-reviewed publication, JAMDA. ..
  18. UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO SOUTHWEST ONCOLOGY GROUP
    Anthony D Elias; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..INCLUSION OF CHILDREN PLAN (Resume): ACCEPTABLE Enrolled subjects are generally 18 years of age or older. OVERALL RECOMMENDATION: This application is rated 33 and is recommended for six years of support. ..
  19. Mentored Clinical Career Award in Adolescent Substance Abuse
    SHARON J LEVY; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ....
  20. Johns Hopkins Adolescent Medicine Trials Unit
    Allison L Agwu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The expertise of the investigators and experience of the staff make the PAHAP well qualified to be an effective ATU and contribute to the ATN. ..
  21. Mass Casualty Management System (DIORAMA-II)
    Aura Ganz; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This team of professionals will also advocate for the DIORAMA-II system to become a standard tool for disaster management. ..
  22. Improving Drug Abuse Treatment by Research and Training
    HERBERT DAVID KLEBER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Finally, he will continue active mentoring of young scientists and training at the medical student, resident, fellow, and young faculty levels. ..
  23. University of Cincinnati NETT Network Hub and Spoke System
    Arthur Martin Pancioli; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We have and will continue to be actively engaged in all NETT Network activities in order to learn how we may continue to optimize our Hub and Spoke System while also sharing our experience in ways that may be beneficial to other Hubs. ..
  24. A Research Mentoring Program in the Rehabilitative Care of Older Adults
    Jonathan F Bean; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Redundancies have been built into the offerings for research training, career development funding and supplemental funding in order to provide varying options that successfully serve the individual needs of all trainees. ..
  25. The Feasibility of Implementing a National Spina Bifida Registry in Wisconsin
    Kathleen J Sawin; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Children's Hospital of Wisconsin's contribution to this registry will add valuable content and participate in overall direction to the project. ..
  26. Cardiovascular Cell Therapy Research Network
    James T Willerson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..abstract_text> ..
  27. Comprehensive Analysis of Data from Testing the Re-engineered Hospital Discharge
    VEERAPPA CHETTY; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..mpg.de/ Outcomes: We will publish five papers as listed 1.) risk scores and Intervention effect;2.) attributalble contributions of discharge advocate and the pharmacist;3,4 &5.) Gender, Homeless and high utilization as risk factors. ..
  28. GASTROENTEROLOGY TRAINING GRANT
    Sheila E Crowe; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  29. Maternal Fetal Medicine Units Network
    Michael W Varner; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The NICHD MFMU Network is the premiere obstetric clinical trials network in the world and has made numerous important contributions to clinical obstetrics. The University of Utah is a leading member of this Network. ..
  30. UW Medicine NINDS Stroke Trials Network Regional Coordinating Stroke Center
    David L Tirschwell; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  31. Baylor College of Medicine Clinical Trial Unit
    WILLIAM THOMAS SHEARER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..administrative component: ..
  32. Baylor College of Medicine Clinical Trial Unit
    WILLIAM THOMAS SHEARER; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..administrative component: ..
  33. The Feasibility of a Longitudinal Spina Bifida Registry in Wisconsin
    Kathleen J Sawin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..All data uploaded to this registry will be de-identified when sent to CDC. Guidance for data analysis as well as overall project direction will be provided by CDC Coordinating Committee. ..
  34. NJMS Clinical Trials Unit: Targeting Pediatric, Adolescent, and Material HIV Infe
    James Oleske; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..scientific areas: - Mother to Child Transmission (MTCT) - Optimization of Clinical Management, including co-morbidities - Translational Research/Drug Development - Vaccines for Prevention of Sexual Transmission ADMINISTRATIVE COMPONENT: ..
  35. NJMS Clinical Trials Unit: Targeting Pediatric, Adolescent, and Material HIV Infe
    James Oleske; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..scientific areas: - Mother to Child Transmission (MTCT) - Optimization of Clinical Management, including co-morbidities - Translational Research/Drug Development - Vaccines for Prevention of Sexual Transmission ADMINISTRATIVE COMPONENT: ..
  36. Supporting Human ART Through Basic Science
    Barry Bavister; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This Symposium will attract members of the human ART community and scientists working in animal ART, and will provide a basis for continued and expanded interactions between these two groups. ..
  37. Occupational Health Coordinating Group Advisory Cmte
    Robert McLellan; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The Advisory Committee will present the proceedings from this meeting at ACOEM's annual State-of-the-Art Conference in Fall 2005. ..
  38. National Chidren's Center for Rural and Agricultural Health and Safety
    Barbara C Lee; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..A special feature will be development and dissemination of Policy Briefs based on evidence of policy-relevant strategies. OVERALL CENTER PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR: LEE SCORE: 207 ..
  39. A Practice-Based Research Network of Community Health C*
    Neil Maizlish; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..On-going planning with KPN will lead to the development of a research proposal for future funding. ..
  40. The American Academy of Family Physicians DCERPS-PC
    John Hickner; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We will use funding from this grant to develop the infrastructure and multi- disciplinary team necessary for the AAFP National Center for Evaluation and Research in Patient Safety in Primary Care. ..
  41. EARLY ONSET SCHIZOPHRENIA
    Jon McClellan; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ....
  42. LANGUAGE AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES IN CHILDREN
    Carl Feinstein; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ....
  43. Coverage, Organization of Care, and Colorectal Screening
    Eric Schneider; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Results of this study can guide the enactment of health policies that will increase rates of colorectal cancer screening and thereby reduce the incidence of colorectal cancer and its associated morbidity and mortality. ..
  44. PEDIATRIC ANXIETY DISORDERS IN PRIMARY CARE
    FRANCES WREN; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  45. DETECTING ASPIRATION ASSOCIATED WITH TUBE FEEDINGS
    Norma Metheny; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Delivery, receipt and enactment of the ARRP will be evaluated by quantitative and qualitative methods. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  46. Nursing Homes: Medical Staff Models and Care Correlates
    Paul Katz; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Results of this study and its framework will guide future projects to explore the relationship between medical structure, medical practice patterns and health care outcomes. ..
  47. ALABAMA LEADERSHIP SUMMIT ON BREAST CANCER
    Merle Salter; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..A three-phase evaluation scheme is planned utilizing incentives and personal appeals to enhance response rates and non-participants in the Summit as controls...
  48. NMR SPECTROSCOPY IN ALZHEIMERS DISEASE
    MARIA CASERTA; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..She will develop didactic courses for residents and clinicians in the biology of AD, and will become a resource for clinical investigators in the field of AD at Northwestern during the five year period of this award. ..
  49. Caregiver Training to Manage Inappropriate Behaviors in Individuals with Alzheime
    JOHN HOBDAY; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  50. Community, Health Center, and Academic Medicine Partnership Project-(CHAMPP)
    LeRoi Hicks; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  51. Long Term Care Quality Improvement Partnership
    David Polakoff; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Throughout Phase I and II, we will use the QIOs and other partners to disseminate material and lessons learned to all nursing homes throughout the country. ..
  52. OPTIMIZING ANTIBIOTIC USE IN LONG-TERM CARE
    Mark Loeb; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  53. MEDICAL NECESSITY DECISION MAKING IN MANAGED CARE
    Alan Garber; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..A final report will be published and posted on the Stanford website, and a listserve will be developed for ongoing discussion among conference participants. ..
  54. RESUSCITATION DECISIONS IN RESIDENTS WITH NO DNR ORDER
    MURIEL RYDEN; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ....
  55. Immune Mechanisms of Red Cell Alloimmunization
    SALLY CAMPBELL LEE; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  56. Multifaceted Interventions to Ameliorate Pain/Symptoms
    Joan Teno; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  57. Primary Care For Trauma-related Mental Health Problems
    Lisa Meredith; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  58. Integrating CAM into conventional medicine
    Joan Fox; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We anticipate that these studies will identify a sustainable, reproducible strategy for integrating CAM research into conventional practice and should provide insight into features that favor successful integration. ..
  59. STOP ASTHMA--A MANAGEMENT PROGRAM FOR MINORITY FAMILIES
    Stuart Abramson; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..From Macro International, Inc.: Robert Gold, Ph.D., is Vice President and Senior Science Advisor; Nancy Meyer, MS, is Project Director; James Craver, MA, is Research Analyst; and Susan Allison, MA, is Research Associate. ..
  60. INJURY AND MUSCULO-SKELETAL DISORDERS AMONG AGING WORKER
    Mark Cullen; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The results of these analyses will be used to develop strategies for subsequent intervention trials in this organization and industrial workforces generally. ..
  61. PRIMEANSWERS: KNOWLEDGE AT THE POINT OF PRIMARY CARE
    Leilani St Anna; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  62. CONSTRUCTION OF PROTON THERAPY CENTER
    John Cameron; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..With the addition of the $2 million being requested in this application, the gantry can be completed. If funded, the gantry installation and commissioning could be completed by June 2004. ..