Department of Family and Community Medicine

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    17033 Hershey

    United States

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2019

Examining Professional Identity Formation Through the Ancient Art of Mask-Making

Stephens, M., Bader, K. S., Myers, K. R., Walker, M. S. & Varpio, L., Jul 15 2019, In : Journal of general internal medicine. 34, 7, p. 1113-1115 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Art
Masks
2018

Lower extremity erythema

Demetriou, T., Roychowdhury, C. & Kennedy, T., Jul 15 2018, In : American family physician. 98, 2, p. 107-108 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Erythema
Lower Extremity

Oral health integration: A call to action

Gill, S. & Steiner, B. D., Sep 1 2018, In : Family medicine. 50, 8, p. 637-639 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Oral Health

‘Skill-of-the-week’ teaches informal skills

Wiedemer, J., Berkey, F., Adams, J. & Rainey, P., Nov 1 2018, In : Medical Education. 52, 11, p. 1206-1207 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

2017

Correction: Reduced nicotine content cigarettes in smokers of low socioeconomic status: Study protocol for a randomized control trial. [Trials. 18, (2017) (300)] DOI: 10.1186/s13063-017-2038-9

Krebs, N. M., Allen, S. I., Veldheer, S., Martinez, D. J., Horn, K., Livelsberger, C., Modesto, J., Kuprewicz, R., Wilhelm, A., Hrabovsky, S., Kazi, A., Fazzi, A., Liao, J. J., Zhu, J., Wasserman, E., Reilly, S. M., Reinhart, L., Trushin, N., Moyer, R. E., Bascom, R. & 3 others, Foulds, J., Richie, J. & Muscat, J., Dec 15 2017, In : Trials. 18, 1, 598.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Nicotine
Social Class
Tobacco Products
Publications
1 Citation (Scopus)
assistant
physician
decision making
curriculum
communication

Mass connected to a Newborn’s finger

Seiverling, E., Smucker, J. & Daniels, E. W., Mar 1 2017, In : American family physician. 95, 5, p. 327-328 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Fingers

Remembering dave

Stephens, M., Nov 1 2017, In : Family Medicine. 49, 10, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Tai Chi for knee osteoarthritis

Baker, J., May 1 2017, In : Integrative Medicine Alert. 20, 5, p. 49-52 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Tai Ji
Knee Osteoarthritis
1 Citation (Scopus)

The US cancer moonshot—A need and opportunity for primary care participation and collaboration

Lewis, P., May 1 2017, In : European Journal of Cancer Care. 26, 3, e12716.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

2016
9 Citations (Scopus)

Building research & scholarship capacity in departments of family medicine: A new joint ADFM-NAPCRG initiative

Ewigman, B., Davis, A., Vansaghi, T., Cole, A., deGruy, F., Green, L., King, D., Kuzel, T., Lindbloom, E., Meadows, L., Miser, F., Nease, D. & Ruffin, M., Jan 1 2016, In : Annals of family medicine. 14, 1, p. 82-83 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Citation (Scopus)

Empagliflozin (Jardiance) for type 2 diabetes mellitus

Zimmermann, J., Dec 15 2016, In : American Family Physician. 94, 12, p. 1014-1015 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Benzhydryl Compounds
Glucosides
Hypoglycemic Agents
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
empagliflozin

Engaging learners to achieve escape velocity in transformational education and practice

The ADFM Education & Healthcare Transformation Delivery Committees, Mar 1 2016, In : Annals of family medicine. 14, 2, p. 184-185 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Family Practice
Medical Societies
Medical Education
Delivery of Health Care
Education
2015
2 Citations (Scopus)

Academic change management: Leadership lessons from curricular reform

Pock, A. R., Ottolini, M., Pangaro, L. N., Gilliland, W. R., Reamy, B. V., Hemmer, P. A., Stephens, M., O’Brien, A. & Laughlin, L., Apr 1 2015, In : Military medicine. 180, 4, p. 158-160 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

3 Citations (Scopus)

Herd immunity and the herd severity effect

Brewer, N. T. & Moss, J., Jan 1 2015, In : The Lancet Infectious Diseases. 15, 8, p. 868-869 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Herd Immunity
Vaccines

Red rash on the back

Lennon, R. & Kim, A. R., Apr 15 2015, In : American family physician. 91, 8, p. 557-558 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Irritant Dermatitis
Topical Administration
Exanthema
Adrenal Cortex Hormones
Differential Diagnosis
2014

Combined HPV and cytology better than cytology for protection against cervical cancer

Ruffin, M., Jan 1 2014, In : Evidence-Based Medicine. 19, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia
Papillomavirus Infections
Early Detection of Cancer
Uterine Cervical Neoplasms
Cell Biology
5 Citations (Scopus)

Electronic health records: How will students learn if they can’t practice?

Matson, C., Stephens, M., Steiner, B., Kozakowski, S. M. & Davis, A., Nov 1 2014, In : Annals of family medicine. 12, 6, p. 582-583 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Organizational Policy
Electronic Health Records
Medical Education
Students

Purpura and cough

Temple, R. & Hemerly, N., Aug 1 2014, In : American Family Physician. 90, 3, p. 181-182 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Cutaneous Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis
Purpura
Cough
Young Adult
Differential Diagnosis
2013
2 Citations (Scopus)

Another century of "reform without change?"

Matson, C., Davis, A. & Stephens, M., Jan 1 2013, In : Annals of family medicine. 11, 6, p. 581-582 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Undergraduate Medical Education
Family Practice
Curriculum
Hockey
Tears
Hip
Groin
Pain
2011
9 Citations (Scopus)

Commentary on Etter & Bullen (2011): Could E-cigs become the ultimate nicotine maintenance device?

Foulds, J. & Veldheer, S., Nov 1 2011, In : Addiction. 106, 11, p. 2029-2030 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Nicotine
Smoking
Maintenance
Equipment and Supplies
Electronic Cigarettes

Procedures: Skin tag (acrochordon) removal

Finney, R. L., Fredrick, N. B. & Marshall, R., Jun 1 2011, In : Evidence-Based Practice. 14, 6, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Skin
2008
1 Citation (Scopus)

2-Day versus 5-day famciclovir as treatment of recurrences of genital herpes: Results of the FaST study (Sexual Health (2008) 5, 3, (219-225))

Bodsworth, N., Bloch, M., McNulty, A., Denham, I., Doong, N., Trottier, S., Adena, M., Bonney, M. A., Agnew, J., Abdurahman, I., Ajam, A., Alexander, R., Aung, A., Barry, S., Becker, B., Belbin, M., Bishop, C., Bisshop, F., Bourne, C., Brett, T. & 158 others, Brown, K., Butler, A., Carmody, C., Chan, D., Chuah, J., Conway, D., Daly, C., Davies, S., Davis, C., Davis, B., Dever, N., Donovan, B., Eisen, D., Eliades, C., Elisha, B., Fairley, C., Feiglin, A., Freeman, A., Furner, V., Garland, S., Genn, W., Giannakopoulos, J., Glass, F., Gold, J., Goswami, J., Gowers, A., Grech, J., Hackney, P., Hanson, B., Hartnell, K., Harvey, C., Hasan, M., Hawkins, S., Heley, S., Herbst, D., Hespe, C., Irlicht, M., Isaacs, A., Katahanas, L., Kelly, M., Komarowski, P., Kostic, G., Kozminsky, M., Lagios, K., Lee, D., Lewis, P., Liang, T., Lyttle, H., Mackellar-Michelmore, H., Macleod, H., Marsh, L., Marshall, L., McCloskey, J., McCurdy, D., McEvoy, P., McFarlane, R., McKeegan, P., McMurchie, M., McNamee, K., Medland, N., Menon, A., Meyerowitz, C., Michaels, W., Mobbs, M., Montague, A., Nicola, N., Nurcombe, C., O'Connor, C., Ooi, C., Ostrowskyl, O., O'Sullivan, M., Owen, L., Papp, K., Patten, J., Panopoulous, D., Pell, C., Philpot, R., Quan, D., Quin, J., Rhodes, D., Rowles, S., Rowling, D., Ryan, S., Sasadeusz, J., Shanahan, J., Sherwin, P., Sim, Y., Singer, C., Sloan, D., Smith, D., Smyth, L., Staunton-Smith, T., Stepankova, E., Stephens, N., Steward, J., Szwarcberg, M., Taylor, R., Taylor, K., Tee, B., Thind, G., Towner, B., Waddell, R., Webster, J., White, J., Wilcox, G., Williams, H., Wils, E., Workman, C., Wright, R., Yeong, W., Zaverdinos, T., Aoki, F., Brassard, A., Diaz-Mitoma, F., Lynde, C., Shafran, S., Adolphe, K., Agrawal, S., Allen, A., Bourke, B., Braybook, P., Corradin, L., Dinning, S., Doughty, S., Gagnon, H., Giourouki, M., Goodyear, W., Houlihan, N., Hudson, J., Kent, H., Kenchington, P., Lillie, C., Martin, C., Nagel, R., Pollard, C., Prone, I., Quezdea, M., Rees, V., Richardson, R., Ryan, M., Sarangapany, J., Schmidt, T., Silvers, J., Toohey, T., Margie, S., Jaar, V., Hurford, D., McKenna, S., Meads, D., Binette, M., Cole, J., Deutsch, G., Frost, B., Giagodi, A., Gray, S., Kirkman, M., Kowalczyk, I. & Plouffe, B., Jan 1 2008, In : Sexual Health. 5, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Citation (Scopus)

The impact of the active management of risk in pregnancy at term on birth outcomes: A randomized clinical trial

Nicholson, J., Parry, S., Caughey, A. B., Rosen, S., Keen, A. & Macones, G. A., Oct 1 2008, In : Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey. 63, 10, p. 621-623 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Term Birth
Risk Management
Randomized Controlled Trials
Pregnancy
2 Citations (Scopus)

What is the best way to evaluate an acute traumatic knee injury?

Silvis, M., Clinch, C. R., Tillet, J. S. & Spogen, D., Feb 2008, In : Journal of Family Practice. 57, 2, p. 116-118 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Knee Injuries
Doppler Ultrasonography
Injury Severity Score
Family Practice
Evidence-Based Medicine
10 Citations (Scopus)

What is the clinical workup for failure to thrive?

Stephens, M., Gentry, B. C., Michener, M. D., Kendall, S. K. & Gauer, R., Apr 1 2008, In : Journal of Family Practice. 57, 4, p. 264-266 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Malabsorption Syndromes
Failure to Thrive
Patient Care Team
Energy Intake
2004

White-coat hypertension represents one point along the continuum of hypertension

Stephens, M., May 2004, In : Journal of Family Practice. 53, 5, p. 412 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

White Coat Hypertension
Hypertension
2003

Dietary fiber has benefits, but is no panacea

Stephens, M., Nov 2003, In : Journal of Family Practice. 52, 11, p. 893 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Dietary Fiber

Keys to treatment: Avoid overuse, stabilize, be friends

Stephens, M., Sep 2003, In : Journal of Family Practice. 52, 9, p. 716 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Therapeutics
1 Citation (Scopus)

What treatments are effective for varicose veins?

Hagen, M. D., Johnson, E. D. & Adelman, A., Apr 1 2003, In : Journal of Family Practice. 52, 4, p. 329-331 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Aesculus
Phytotherapy
Cardiovascular Agents
Sclerotherapy
Evidence-Based Medicine
2002
1 Citation (Scopus)

Does ambulatory blood pressure monitoring aid in the management of patients with hypertension?

Stephens, M. & DeGruy, F., Jan 30 2002, In : Journal of Family Practice. 51, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Citation (Scopus)

How often is coughing the presenting complaint in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease?

Adelman, A. & Hall, L. W., Mar 23 2002, In : Journal of Family Practice. 51, 3, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Evidence-Based Medicine
Gastroesophageal Reflux
Cough
Chronic Disease
2000
1 Citation (Scopus)

Postpartum axillary masses

Stephens, M. & Erickson, J. B., May 1 2000, In : American Family Physician. 61, 9, p. 2799-2780 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Puerperal Disorders
Postpartum Period
Breast
1998
5 Citations (Scopus)

Can we change physicians' practices in the delivery of cancer-preventive services?

Ruffin, M., Jul 1998, In : Archives of Family Medicine. 7, 4, p. 317-319 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Physicians' Practice Patterns
Mass Screening
Physicians
Neoplasms
1996
1 Citation (Scopus)

Carotid artery stenosis: to screen or not to screen.

Adelman, A., Feb 1 1996, In : American Family Physician. 53, 2

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Cerebrovascular Disorders
Endarterectomy
Mass Screening
Carotid Stenosis
Decision Making

Treatment of croup with nebulized dexamethasone

Adelman, A., 1996, In : Journal of Family Practice. 43, 1, p. 19-20 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Croup
Nebulizers and Vaporizers
Ambulatory Care
Double-Blind Method
Dexamethasone
1995
4 Citations (Scopus)

Vaginal smears after hysterectomy.

Fischer, G., Fetters, M. D. & Ruffin, M., Jul 1 1995, In : Journal of Family Practice. 41, 1, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Vaginal Neoplasms
Vaginal Smears
Hysterectomy