Faculty Publications 1998
Barbour, Marilyn. SEE also: Hume, Anne L.
Barbour, Marilyn. "Drug Related Problems: Issues and Solutions." Medicine and Health, Rhode Island. 81(2):34. February 1998.
Bernabei, Roberto, Giovanni Gambassi, Kate Lapane, Francesco Landi, COnstantine Gatsonis, Robert Dunlap, Lewis Lipsitz, Knight Steel and Vincent Mor. "Management of Pain in Elderly Patiemnts With Cancer." JAMA. 279(23):1877-1882. June 17, 1998.
Bostom, Andrew G., Reginald Y. Gohh, Andrew Beaulieu, Anne L. Hume, Paul F. Jaques, Jacob Selhub and Irwin H. Rosenberg. "Vitamin B6 Treatment Independently Reduces the Post-Methionine Load Increase in Total Homocysteine Levels: Results of a Randomized, Placebo-Contolled Study (Abstract)." Circulation. 97(8):32. 1998.
Dudley, Michael N. SEE also: Zinner, Stephen H.
Dudley, Michael N., Editor. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. Vol.42, 1998.
Dufresne, Robert L. SEE: McKindley, David S.
Firsov, Alexander A., Alexander A. Shevchenko, Sergey N. Vostrov and Stephen H. Zinner. "Inter- and Intraquinoline Predictors of Antimicrobial Effect in an In Vitro Dynamic Model: New Insight into a Widely Used Concept." Antinmicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 42(3):659-665. March 1998.
Firsov, Alexander A., Sergey N. Vostrov, Alexander A. Shevchenko, Stephen H. Zinner, Giuseppi Cornaglia and Yury A. Portnoy. "MIC-Based Interspecies Prediction of the Antimicrobial Effects of Ciprofloxacine on Bacteria of Different Susceptibilities in an In Vitro Dynamic Model." Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 42(11):2848-2852. November 1998.
Firsov, , Alexander A., Sergey N. Vostrov, Alexander A. Shevchenko, Yury A. Portnoy and Stephen H. Zinner. "A New Approach to In Vitro Comparisons of Antibiotics in Dynamic Models: Equivalent Area Under the Curve/MIC Breakpoints and Equiefficient Doses of Trovafloxacin and Ciprofloxacin Against Bacteria of Similar Susceptibilities." Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 42(11):2841-2847. November 1998.
Forman, D. E., R. B. Chander, K. L. Lapane, P. Shah and J. Stoukides. "Evaluating the Use of Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors for Older Nursing Home Residents With Chronic Heart Failure." Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 46(12):1550-1554. December 1998.
Gambassi, Giovanni, Kate Lapane, Antonio Sgardi, Francesco Landi, Pierugo Carbonin, Anne Hume, Lewis Liositz, Vincent Mor and Roberto Bernabei. "Prevalence, Clinical Correlates and Treatment of Hypertension in Elderly Nursing Home Residents." Archives of Internal Medicine. 158(21):2377-2385. November 23, 1998.
Gans, Kim M., H. Joan Lovell and Thomas M. Lasater. "Low-Literacy Audio Intervention for Fat Intake." Journal of Nutrition Education. 30(6):410B. November 1998.
Geletko, Sandra M. and Khurram Z. Rana. "Improving Adherence With Complicated Medication Regimens." Medicine and Health, Rhode Island. 81(2):54-57. February 1998.
Glen, Virginia L., Norman A. Campbell, Yuzuru Shimizu and Sara E. Rosenbaum. "Alternative Medicines: Pharmacologic and Professional Issues." Medicine and Health, Rhode Island. 81(2):43-47. February 1998.
Hume, Anne L. SEE also: Bernstein, Roberto; Bostom, Andrew G., Gambassi, Giovanni; Lapane, Kate L.; Luisi, Andrea F.
Hume, Anne, Kate L. Lapane, Sarah Middleton, Giovanni Gambassi, Marilyn M. Barbour and Vincent Mor. "The SAGE Database: Medication Use in Elderly Nursing Facility Residents." Consultant Pharmacist. 158(12):1356-1364. December 1998.
Hume, Anne and Marilyn M. Barbour. Update on the Treatment of Cholesterol Disorders. RX Consultant. 1998.
Lapane, Kate L. SEE also: Bernabei, Roberto; Hume, Anne L.; Forman, D. E.; Gambassi, Giovanni; Parker, D. R.
Lapane, K. L., A. Sgardi, R. Bernabei, G. Gambassi and Vincent Mor. "Do Benzodiazepines Increase the Risk of Femur Fractures in Nursing Home Residents? (Abstract)." Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 46:S83. 1998.
Lapane, K. L., A. F. Jakiche, D. Surgano; C. S. Wend and W. D. Carey. "Hepatitis C Infection Risk Analysis: Who Should Be Screened? Comparison of Multiple Screening Strategies Based on the Rational Hepatitis Surveillance Program." American Journal of Gastroenterology. 93(4):591+ April 1998.
Lapane, K., G. Gambassi, A. Hume, A. Sgardari and Vincent Mor. "Which Antidepressents Increase the Risk of Femur Fracture in Long Term Care? (Abstract)." Journals of the American Geriatrics Society. 46:S53. 1998.
Lasater, Thomas M. SEE: Gans, Kim M.; Parker, D. R.; Strycher, Irene M.
Luisi, Andrea F., Hye Seon Levitsky and Norma Owens. "Aging of the Population: Impact Upon Therapeutic Choices." Medicine and Health, Rhode Island. 81(2):48-53. February 1998.
Luisi, Andrea and Anne L. Hume. "Thrombolysis in Acute Ischemic Stroke." Journal of the American Board of Family Practice. 11(2):145-151. March/April 1998.
McKindley, David S. and Robert L. Dufresne. "Current Knowledge of the Cytochrome P-450 Isozyme System: Can We Predict Clinically Important Drug Reactions?" Medicine and Health, Rhode Island. 81(2):38-42. February 1998.
McKindley, David S., Scott Hanes and Bradley A. Boucher. "Hepatic Drug Metabolism in Critical Illness." Pharmacotherapy. 18(4):759-778. July-August 1998.
Ott, Brian R. and Norma J. Owens. "Complementary and Alternative Medicines for Alzheimer's Disease." Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology. 11(4):163-173. Winter 1998.
Owens, Norma J. SEE: Luisi, Andrea F.; Ott, Brian R.
Parker, D. R., K. L. Lapane, T. M. Lasater and R. A. Carleton. "Short Stature and Cardiovascular Disease Among Men and Women From Two Southern New England Communities." International Journal of Epidemiology. 27(6):970-975. December 1998.
Rana, Khurram A. SEE: Geletko, Sandra M.
Strycher, Irene M., Francois Champagne and Thomas Lasater. "Importance of Receiving Blood Cholesterol Test Results on Dietary Change." American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 14(2):103. February 1998.
Zinner, Stephen H. SEE also: Firsov, Alexander A.
Zinner, Stephen H., Deborah Gilbert and Michael N. Dudley. "Activity of Trovafloxacin (With or Without Ampicillin-Sulbactam) Against Enterococci in an In Vitro Dynamic Model of Infection." Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 42(1):72-77. January 1998.
Zinner, S. Z. "Relevant Aspects in the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) Guidelines for the Use of Antimicrobial Agents in Neutropenic Patients With Unexplained Fever." International Journal of Hematology. 68(suppl.1):S31-S34. October 1998.