Southern Medical Association

Original Article

Relationship between Sociodemographic Factors, Perceived COVID-19 Risk, and Engagement with Health Protective Behaviors

Jennifer A. Andersen, PhD, Brett Rowland, MA, Shawn M. Ratcliff, PhD, Holly C. Felix, PhD, Pearl A. McElfish, PhD


Vaccination of Children in the United States against COVID-19: An Ounce of Prevention

Sarah K. Wood, MD, Dennis G. Maki, MD, Charles H. Hennekens, MD

Original Article

CME Article: Developing Awareness and Allies: Simulating Difficult Conversations about Microaggressions for Faculty and Students

Allison Kumnick, BA, Khushali Shah, MD, MPH, Carly Muller, MD, MPH, Kasha Bornstein, MD, MPH, Hanna Perone, MD, MPH, Alexandra Herweck, MD, MPH, Samantha Syms, MS, CHSE, Saily M. Gutierrez, BS, Paul Mendez, MD, Sarah Bland, MD, Gauri Agarwal, MD, Monica Broome, MD, Julia Belkowitz, MD, MPH

Original Article

The Doctors in the House: Examining Physician Legislators in the US Congress from 2011 to 2020

Bharat Kumar, MD, MME, Manish Suneja, MD, Melissa L. Swee, MD, MME

Original Article

CME Article: Vessel Sealant Devices in Thyroidectomies: An ACS-NSQIP Study

Zoltan H. Nemeth, MD, PhD, Karen Kong, BS, Richard Hwang, MD, Sara S. Soliman, BS, Rolando H. Rolandelli, MD

Original Article

Annual FEV1 Loss in Patients with Noncystic Fibrosis Bronchiectasis and Affecting Factors

Sermin Borekci, MD, Sule Gundogdu, MD, Deniz Ongel Harbiyeli, MD, Benan Musellim

Original Article

Optimizing the Educational Value of Bedside Rounds by Exploring Perceptions of Internal Medicine Residents

Jennifer O. Spicer, MD, MPH, Danica Rockney, MD, Annie Massart, MD

Original Article

Multidrug-Resistant Bloodstream Infections in Internal Medicine: Results from a Single-Center Study

Edoardo Pace, MD, Christian Bracco, MD, Corrado Magnino, MD, Marco Badinella Martini, MD, Cristina Serraino, MD, Chiara Brignone, MD, Elisa Testa, MD, Luigi Maria Fenoglio, Massimo Porta


Webinars and Continuing Medical Education: Pros, Cons, and Controversies

Rodrigo Martín Torres, MD, Víctor Reviglio, MD, Iván Basanta, MD, Divya Srikumaran, MD

Original Article

Facilitating the Advance Care Planning Conversation with Patients: An Interactive Virtual 1.5-Hour Session

Suzanne Minor, MD, Marquita Samuels, MBA, Sanaz Kashan, MD, Marcos Milanez, MD, Jorge Camilo Mora, MD

Original Article

Sex Education and Sexual Risk Behavior among Adolescents and Youth in the Deep South: Implications for Youth HIV Prevention

Paul A. Burns, PhD, MS, Fei Teng, MPH, PhD Candidate, Angela A. Omondi, PhD, E. Thomaseo Burton, PhD, MPH, Lori Ward PhD, MS

Review Article

A Narrative Review of Medical Interpretation Services and their Effect on the Quality of Health Care

Stacie A. Schlange, BS, Angela L. Palmer-Wackerly, PhD, Virginia Chaidez, PhD, RD


The Role of Anticipation in Patient Adherence

Peter M. Nguyen, MS, Patrick O. Perche, BS, Steven R. Feldman, MD, PhD


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This page highlights oral and poster abstracts presented during SMA events including the Annual Scientific Assembly, Southern Region Burn, and more!

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