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HOME AND HOSPICE CARE OF RI


MEDICAL ASSOCIATES OF RI


AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION

 

March 2014

Volume 97, Number 3

 
 
cover

Complete issue

Archives

About RIMJ

For Authors
Contributors
Letters to the Editor

For Advertisers

Editor-in-Chief
Joseph H. Friedman, MD

Associate Editor
Sun Ho Ahn, MD

Editor Emeritus
Stanley M. Aronson, MD

Managing Editor
Mary Korr

Graphic Designer
Marianne Migliori

     

 

Special 28-page Section
SPIRITUALITY & MEDICINE
GOWRI ANANDARAJAH, MD
Guest Editor

 

16

Introduction to Spirituality and Medical Practice
GOWRI ANANDARAJAH, MD

17

A Qualitative Study of Physicians’ Views on Compassionate Patient Care and Spirituality: Medicine as a Spiritual Practice?
GOWRI ANANDARAJAH, MD; JANET LYNN ROSEMAN, PhD

23

Spirituality in Medicine: A Surgeon’s Perspective
GUY R. NICASTRI, MD, FACS

26

Spirituality and Coping with Chronic Disease in Pediatrics
ALEXIS DRUTCHAS, MD; GOWRI ANANDARAJAH, MD

31

The Role of Spirituality in Diabetes Self-Management in an Urban, Underserved Population: A Qualitative Exploratory Study
PRIYA SARIN GUPTA, MD, MPH; GOWRI ANANDARAJAH, MD

36

Spirituality and Treatment of Addictive Disorders
HAYLEY R. TRELOAR, MA; MARY ELLA DUBREUIL, RN,
LCDP; ROBERT MIRANDA, JR, PhD

39

Professional Chaplains in Comprehensive Patient-Centered Care
RICHELLE C. RUSSELL, M.DIV.

 

CONTRIBUTIONS

43

Assessment of Hypertension Guidelines Adherence at a Free Clinic Serving a Predominantly Latino Population in Providence, RI
FARZANA KIBRIA, JILLIAN L. PETERS, CARMEN SHULMAN, VALERIE JOSEPH, RN; ANNE S. DE GROOT, MD

48

Compliance with Postoperative Cataract Surgery Care
in an Urban Teaching Hospital

AMANDA B. SALTER, MD; ALLISON J. CHEN, BA; DAVID W. LEE, BS; PAUL B. GREENBERG, MD

 

CASE REPORT

50

Avascular Necrosis of the Trapezoid Bone Following Carpometacarpal Arthroplasty
PATRICK KANE, MD; GREG WARYASZ, MD; JULIE KATARINCIC, MD

 

PUBLIC HEALTH

53

Racial Disparities in Infant Sleep Position in Rhode Island
HYUN (HANNA) KIM, PhD; RACHEL CAIN, BA; SAMARA VINER-BROWN, MS; KRISTINE CAMPAGNA, MEd; CRYSTAL ROACH

 

IN THE NEWS
(complete 6-page section)

62

Community forum seeks ways to quell overdose epidemic in RI

64

Bryant U. to start School of Health Sciences with PA program in Jan. 2015

65

RIH, Brown researchers identify components in
C. difficile that may lead to new diagnostic tools

65

UPDATE: Appeals court directs UHC, CT. physicians to arbitration/UHC drops Yale-New Haven

66

Women & Infants researchers uncover way to target ovarian cancer treatment

66

Maternal-fetal specialists at W&I question oxygen use for intrauterine resuscitation

67

News Briefs

 

COMMENTARY, LETTERS,
POINT OF VIEW

(9-page section)

7

Let Sleeping Dogs Lie
JOSEPH H. FRIEDMAN, MD

10

Medicine: Then, Now and Perhaps in the Future
STANLEY M. ARONSON, MD

13

Rainbow Healthcare, it takes a village
ALAN GORDON, MD

 

Cheers to CVS for tobacco stand
ELAINE C. JONES, MD

 

Governor’s Budget Threatens the Hospital Mission
EDWARD J. QUINLAN

 

RIMS NEWS
(3-page section)

56

RIMS joins panel discussion
on medication adherence

 

CME: Eleventh Hour Education Event

57

Why You Should Join RIMS

 

SPOTLIGHT

59

Brothers build a health care legacy to honor their parents
MARY KORR

 

PEOPLE
(7-page section)

69

Recognition
Obituary
Appointments

 

PHYSICIAN'S LEXICON, HERITAGE
(4-page section)

75

The Communicable Infections of Childhood
STANLEY M. ARONSON, MD

77

Back in the Day: Tenement Surgery in the Kitchen
MARY KORR

 
 

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