Mack Ruffin, MD, MPH

    • 6089 Citations
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    1977 …2021

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    Research Output

    1988

    Fibrolamellar hepatocellular carcinoma

    Ruffin, M., Jan 1 1988, In : Annals of Internal Medicine. 109, 7, p. 596-597 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    3 Scopus citations

    Improving cervical smears.

    Ruffin, M., May 25 1988, In : New Zealand Medical Journal. 101, 846, p. 274-275 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    Papanicolaou smear.

    Ruffin, M., Jul 1 1988, In : The Journal of the American Board of Family Practice / American Board of Family Practice. 1, 3, p. 225-226 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    1 Scopus citations

    Papanicolaou smear techniques.

    Ruffin, M., Dec 1 1988, In : Journal of Family Practice. 27, 6, p. 577-578 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    1989

    Cancer risk factors.

    Ruffin, M., Jan 1 1989, In : American family physician. 39, 1, p. 57-58 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    1990

    Exercise and Secondary Amenorrhoea Linked Through Endogenous Opioids

    Ruffin, M. T., Hunter, R. E. & Arendt, E. A., Aug 1990, In : Sports Medicine. 10, 2, p. 65-71 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    9 Scopus citations

    Fibrolamellar Hepatoma

    Ruffin, M., Jan 1 1990, In : The American Journal of Gastroenterology. 85, 5, p. 577-588 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    37 Scopus citations
    1991

    Original contributions. Improving the yield of endocervical elements in a pap smear with the use of the cytology brush

    Ruffin, M. T. & Van Noord, G. R., Jan 1 1991, In : Family medicine. 23, 5, p. 365-369 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    5 Scopus citations

    Reliability of Pap smear reports.

    Ruffin, M., Jun 1 1991, In : The Family practice research journal. 11, 2, p. 133-138 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

    Response to Drs. Borges and Klompmaker

    Ruffin, M. T., Jun 1991, In : The American journal of gastroenterology. 86, 6, p. 791 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    1992

    A criterion-based review of preventive health care in the elderly: Part 1. Theoretical framework and development of criteria

    Klinkman, M. S., Zazove, P., Mehr, D. R. & Ruffin IV, M. T., Jan 1 1992, In : Journal of Family Practice. 34, 2, p. 205-224 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    8 Scopus citations

    A criterion-based review of preventive health care in the elderly: Part 2. A geriatric health maintenance program

    Zazove, P., Mehr, D. R., Ruffin IV, M. T., Klinkman, M. S., Peggs, J. F. & Davies, T. C., Jan 1 1992, In : Journal of Family Practice. 34, 3, p. 320-347 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    9 Scopus citations

    Adults' knowledge about the use of child restraint devices

    Ruffin, M. T. & Kantor, R., Jan 1 1992, In : Family medicine. 24, 5, p. 382-385 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    9 Scopus citations

    Characteristics of a productive research environment: Literature review

    Bland, C. J. & Ruffin, M., Jan 1 1992, In : Academic Medicine. 67, 6, p. 385-397 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    177 Scopus citations

    Primary care research funding sources

    Ruffin, M. & Sheets, K. J., Dec 1 1992, In : Journal of Family Practice. 35, 3, p. 281-287 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    13 Scopus citations
    1993

    Anterior knee pain: The challenge of patellofemoral syndrome

    Ruffin, M. & Kiningham, R. B., Jan 1 1993, In : American family physician. 47, 1, p. 185-194 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    20 Scopus citations

    Anterior knee pain [6]

    Rickey, N., Colon, V. F., Ruffin, M. & Kinningham, R. B., Jan 1 1993, In : American Family Physician. 48, 8, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    Cervical Cancer Screening: Issues of Collection Tools and Reporting

    Ruffin, M., Jan 1 1993, In : Archives of family medicine. 2, 3, p. 261-263 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    3 Scopus citations

    Differences in management of suspected myocardial infarction in men and women

    Green, L. A. & Ruffin, M., Jan 1 1993, In : Journal of Family Practice. 36, 4, p. 389-393 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    15 Scopus citations

    Factors associated with human papillomavirus infection in women encountered in community-based offices.

    Reed, B. D., Zazove, P., Gregoire, L., Gorenflo, D. W., Lancaster, W. D. & Ruffin, M., Dec 1 1993, In : Archives of Family Medicine. 2, 12, p. 1239-1248 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    17 Scopus citations

    Presence of human papillomavirus infection of the uterine cervix as determined by different detection methods in a low-risk community-based population.

    Zazove, P., Reed, B. D., Gregoire, L., Gorenflo, D. W., Lancaster, W. D., Ruffin, M. & Hruszczyk, J., Dec 1 1993, In : Archives of Family Medicine. 2, 12, p. 1250-1258 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    15 Scopus citations

    Selection criteria for breast cancer chemoprevention subjects

    Ruffin, M. T., August, D. A., Kelloff, G. J., Boone, C. W., Weber, B. L. & Brenner, D. E., 1993, In : Journal of cellular biochemistry. 53, S17G, p. 234-241 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    8 Scopus citations

    The rational management of labor

    Smith, M. A., Ruffin, M. & Green, L. A., Jan 1 1993, In : American family physician. 47, 6, p. 1471-1481 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    14 Scopus citations
    1994

    A closer examination of sex bias in the treatment of ischemic cardiac disease

    Green, L. A. & Ruffin, M., Jan 1 1994, In : Journal of Family Practice. 39, 4, p. 331-336 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    11 Scopus citations

    A multivariate model for specialty preference by medical students

    Gorenflo, D. W., Ruffin IV, M. T. & Sheets, K. J., Jan 1 1994, In : Journal of Family Practice. 39, 6, p. 570-576 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    51 Scopus citations

    Evaluation and management of fatigue

    Ruffin, M. & Cohen, M., Jan 1 1994, In : American Family Physician. 50, 3, p. 625-632 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    12 Scopus citations

    Fellowship training in family medicine: Results of a national survey

    Elward, K. S., Goldstein, A. O. & Ruffin, M., 1994, In : Family Medicine. 26, 6, p. 376-381 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    9 Scopus citations

    Influence of income, hours worked, and loan repayment on medical students' decision to pursue a primary care career

    Rosenthal, M. P., Diamond, J. J., Rabinowitz, H. K., Bauer, L. C., Jones, R. L., Kearl, G. W., Kelly, R. B., Sheets, K. J., Jaffe, A., Jonas, A. P. & Ruffin, M., Mar 23 1994, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 271, 12, p. 914-917 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Influence of Income, Hours Worked, and Loan Repayment on Medical Students' Decision to Pursue a Primary Care Career

    Rosenthal, M. P., Diamond, J. J., Rabinowitz, H. K., Bauer, L. C., Jones, R. L., Kearl, G. W., Kelly, R. B., Sheets, K. J., Jaffe, A., Patrick, A. & Ruffin, M. T., Mar 23 1994, In : JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association. 271, 12, p. 914-917 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    75 Scopus citations

    Management of thyroid nodules

    Rifat, S. F. & Ruffin IV, M. T., Jan 1 1994, In : American family physician. 50, 4, p. 785-790 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    5 Scopus citations

    Patients' Interpretation of Qualitative Probability Statements

    Woloshin, K. K., Ruffin, M. & Gorenflo, D. W., Jan 1 1994, In : Archives of family medicine. 3, 11, p. 961-966 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    36 Scopus citations
    1995

    Association between physical activity, sexual activities, and human papillomavirus infection in women in a community-based population

    Bissonnette, V., Zazove, P., Ruffin IV, M. T., Gorenflo, D. W., Gregoire, L. & Reed, B. D., Jan 1 1995, In : Journal of Women's Health. 4, 5, p. 579-585 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Disqualifying criteria in a preparticipation sports evaluation

    Rifat, S. F., Ruffin, M. & Gorenflo, D. W., Jan 1 1995, In : Journal of Family Practice. 41, 1, p. 42-50 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    28 Scopus citations

    Effect of distance and travel time on rural women's compliance with screening mammography: An UPRNet study

    Kreher, N. E., Hickner, J. M., Ruffin, M. & Chen Sheng Lin, S. L., Jan 1 1995, In : Journal of Family Practice. 40, 2, p. 143-147 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    29 Scopus citations

    Promotion of women physicians in academic medicine [4]

    Nickerson, K. G., Shea, S., Bennett, N., Ruffin, M. T., Bland, C. J. & Tesch, B. J., Jan 1 1995, In : Journal of the American Medical Association. 274, 14, p. 1133-1134 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    2 Scopus citations

    Screening for Prostate Cancer

    Ruffin, M. T., Klinkman, M. S., Fetters, M. D. & Green, L. A., Apr 1995, In : JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association. 273, 15, 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    Surrogate endpoint biomarkers for cervical cancer chemoprevention trials

    Ruffin, M. T., Ogaily, M. S., Johnston, C. M., Gregoire, L., Lancaster, W. D. & Brenner, D. E., 1995, In : Journal of cellular biochemistry. 59, 23 S, p. 113-124 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    6 Scopus citations

    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

    4 Scopus citations
    1996

    Adherence to Single Daily Dose of Aspirin in a Chemoprevention Trial: An Evaluation of Self-report and Microelectronic Monitoring

    Burney, K. D., Krishnan, K., Ruffin, M. T., Zhang, D. & Brenner, D. E., May 1996, In : Archives of family medicine. 5, 5, p. 297-300 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    51 Scopus citations

    Carotenoids, vitamin A, and estrogen receptorstatus in breast cancer

    Rock, C. L., Saxe, G. A., Ruffin, M., August, D. A. & Schottenfeld, D., Jan 1 1996, In : Nutrition and cancer. 25, 3, p. 281-296 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    34 Scopus citations

    Recommendations of the first Michigan conference on prostate cancer

    Porter, A. T., Zimmerman, J., Ruffin, M., Chernew, M., Callaghan, C., Davis, R., Lee, F., Montie, J., Swanson, G. M. & Oesterling, J. E., Oct 1996, In : Urology. 48, 4, p. 519-534 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    4 Scopus citations

    β-carotene uptake from processed versus raw vegetables in women

    Lovalvo, J. L., Rock, C. L., Ruffin, M. T., Emenhiser, C., Disario, W. & Schwartz, S. J., Dec 1 1996, In : FASEB Journal. 10, 3, p. A732

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    1997

    Colon cancer chemoprevention: Clinical development of aspirin as a chemopreventive agent

    Krishnan, K., Ruffin, M. T. & Brenner, D. E., Jan 1 1997, In : Journal of cellular biochemistry. 67, SUPPL. 28/29, p. 148-158 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    13 Scopus citations

    Ethical Considerations in the Provision of Controversial Screening Tests

    Doukas, D. J., Fetters, M., Ruffin IV, M. T. & McCullough, L. B., Jan 1 1997, In : Archives of family medicine. 6, 5, p. 486-490 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    15 Scopus citations

    Suppression of human colorectal mucosal prostaglandins: Determining the lowest effective aspirin dose

    Ruffin IV, M. T., Krishnan, K., Rock, C. L., Normolle, D., Vaerten, M. A., Peters-Golden, M., Crowell, J., Kelloff, G., Boland, C. R. & Brenner, D. E., Aug 6 1997, In : Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 89, 15, p. 1152-1160 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    86 Scopus citations
    1998

    Applicability of clinical trial results to primary care (multiple letters) [4]

    Sonis, J., Doukas, D., Klinkman, M., Reed, B., Ruffin, M., Guyatt, G. H., Dans, A. L., Dans, L. F. & Richardson, S., Nov 25 1998, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 280, 20, p. 1746 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

    10 Scopus citations

    Bioavailability of β-carotene is lower in raw than in processed carrots and spinach in women

    Rock, C. L., Lovalvo, J. L., Emenhiser, C., Ruffin, M., Flatt, S. W. & Schwartz, S. J., May 1 1998, In : Journal of Nutrition. 128, 5, p. 913-916 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    200 Scopus citations

    Cancer chemoprevention: A new way to treat cancer before it happens

    Krishnan, K., Ruffin, M. & Brenner, D. E., Jan 1 1998, In : Primary Care - Clinics in Office Practice. 25, 2, p. 361-379 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    16 Scopus citations

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

    Ruffin, M., Jul 1 1998, In : Archives of family medicine. 7, 4, p. 317-319 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

    5 Scopus citations

    Clinical models of chemoprevention for cervical cancer

    Ruffin, M. & Lancaster, W. D., Jan 1 1998, In : Hematology/Oncology Clinics of North America. 12, 5, p. 1115-1134 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2 Scopus citations