J Rural Health 2002 ;18(3):388-91
University of Kentucky Center for Rural Health, Hazard 41701, USA.
Am J Pharm Educ 2021 Jun 23;85(6):8328. Epub 2020 Dec 23.
University of Toledo, College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Toledo, Ohio
This investigation compared similarities and differences in education on opioids and opioid abuse between public and private US schools and colleges of pharmacy. The American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy has created and maintains an Opioid-Related Activities database for schools and colleges of pharmacy in the United States. With data from 2019, a mixed-methods design was used to triangulate quantitative analysis with a concurrent qualitative analysis. Read More
J Surg Educ 2021 Jul 19. Epub 2021 Jul 19.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas. Electronic address:
Objective: To assess resident and faculty interest in, as well as content and preferred format for, a leadership curriculum during obstetrics and gynecology residency DESIGN: From June to July 2019, a needs assessment survey on leadership training was distributed to residents and academic faculty at 3 United States obstetrics and gynecology residency programs. Descriptive and bivariate analyses were performed. Open ended questions were analyzed for themes. Read More
PRiMER 2021 18;5:20. Epub 2021 Jun 18.
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center - Department of Community and Family Medicine.
Background And Objectives: Primary care clinicians are in a unique position to address intimate partner violence (IPV) in routine clinical practice. The purpose of this study was to improve clinician readiness to identify and manage IPV in four family medicine residency practice sites on the west side of Chicago by partnering with a local domestic violence organization.Methods: Practice sites included three federally qualified health centers and one hospital-based office. Read More
J Addict Med 2021 Jul 16. Epub 2021 Jul 16.
Program for Addiction Research, Clinical Care, Knowledge and Advocacy (PARCKA), Department of Internal Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT (AW, MAB, AJG, KC, AK, GC); University of Utah College of Social Work, Salt Lake City, UT (BL); Department of Anesthesiology, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT (AO); Department of Maternal Fetal Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT (MS); Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA (JS, WA, EEK).
The opioid epidemic continues to affect pregnant women with opioid use disorder adversely in unique and enduring ways. The onset of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic and the necessary public health measures implemented to slow the transmission have increased barriers to care for these same women. This commentary explores the implications of these measures and discusses strategies we have developed to manage these challenges based on our work in a clinical trial providing patient navigation to pregnant mothers with OUD. Read More
J Clim Chang Health 2021 May;2:None
George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA.
Health professionals have the potential to address the health threats posed by climate change in many ways. This study sought to understand the factors that influence health professionals' willingness to engage in climate advocacy. We hypothesized and tested a model with six antecedent factors predicting willingness to engage in advocacy for strengthening global commitments to the Paris Agreement. Read More