The Southern Medical Journal is the official, peer-reviewed journal of the Southern Medical Association. It has a multidisciplinary and inter-professional focus that covers a broad range of topics relevant to physicians and other healthcare specialists, including medicine; surgery; women’s and children’s health; mental health; emergency and disaster medicine; public health and environmental medicine; bioethics and medical education; and quality health care, patient safety, and best practices.

Southern Medical Journal Vol. 111 • No. 12 • December 2018

Emergency Medicine & Disaster Preparedness 

Prehospital Airway Management in Iraq and Afghanistan: A Descriptive Analysis 
Steven G. Schauer, MAJ, DO, MS, Jason F. Naylor, MAJ, PA-C, Joseph K. Maddry, MAJ, MD, Denise M. Beaumont, COL, DNAP, CRNA, Cord W. Cunningham, LTC, MD, MPH, Megan B. Blackburn, PhD, and Michael D. April, MAJ, MD, DPhil

Commentary on “Prehospital Airway Management in Iraq and Afghanistan: A Descriptive Analysis” 
G. Richard Holt, MD, MSE, MPH, MABE, DBioethics

Bioethics and Medical Education

Physician Advance Care Planning Experiences and Beliefs by General Specialty Status and Sex 
Marjorie A. Bowman, MD, MPA, Kaitlyn Steffensmeier, MD candidate 2018, Marisa Smith, MD candidate 2018, and Adrienne Stolfi, MSPH 

Medical Student H&Ps: Do You Have to Observe Them All At Once? 
David M. Mills, MD, Michele K. Friesinger, MA, Sherron M. Jackson, MD, and Patricia G. McBurney, MD

Teaching to Teach: An Effective and Feasible Teaching Curriculum for Internal Medicine Interns 
Anna K. Donovan, MD, MS, David R. Linz, MD, Doris M. Rubio, PhD, Melissa A. McNeil, MD, MPH, and Carla L. Spagnoletti, MD, MS

Stress Electrocardiography vs Radionuclide Myocardial Perfusion Imaging among Patients Admitted for Chest Pain: Comparison of Teaching and Nonteaching Hospital Services 
Karishma Samtani, MD, Abdulfatah Issak, MD, Jared Liston, MD, Ronald J. Markert, PhD, and Dean Bricker, MD

Women's & Children's Health

Maternal/Perinatal Outcome in Women with Sickle Cell Disease: A Comparison of Two Time Periods
John N. Chang, MD, Everett F. Magann, MD, Sarah A. Novotny, MD, Chad E. Cooley, MD, C. Heath Gauss, MS, Marc R. Parrish, MD, and John C. Morrison, MD

Adverse Events in the Efficacy of Crotalidae Polyvalent Immune Fab Antivenom vs Placebo in Recovery from Copperhead Snakebite Trial 
Michael E. Mullins, MD, Charles J. Gerardo, MD, Sean P. Bush, MD, S. Rutherfoord Rose, PharmD, Spencer Greene, MD, Eugenia B. Quackenbush, MD, Brandon Lewis, DO, Victoria E. Anderson, MPH, Kurt C. Kleinschmidt, MD, Richard B. Schwarz, MD, Nathan P. Charlton, MD, Eric A. Toschlog, MD, Kapil Sharma, MD, David A. Denning, MD, and Eric J. Lavonas, MD

Surgery & Surgical Specialties 

Invasive Mechanical Ventilation 
James M. Walter, MD, Thomas C. Corbridge, MD, and Benjamin D. Singer, MD

Medicine and Medical Specialties  

Uremic Pericarditis: Distinguishing Features in a Now-Uncommon Clinical Syndrome 
Daniel Restrepo, MD, Muthiah Vaduganathan, MD, MPH, and Andrew Z. Fenves, MD 

Influences on Primary Care Provider Imaging for a Hypothetical Patient with Low Back Pain 
Hai H. Le, Matthew DeCamp, Amanda Bertram, Minal Kale, and Zackary Berger

Demographic and Practice Characteristics of Physicians Who Care for Medically Underserved People: A National Survey 
Jonathan J. Labbe, BA, Hyo Jung Tak, PhD, Junmo Kwon, Thomas Joseph, MD, Joseph Abraham, MD, and John D. Yoon, MD

Mental Health

A Misguided Venture: Presidential Fitness and the Duty to Warn 
Charles G. Kels, JD, and Lori H. Kels, MD, MPH

Commentary on “A Misguided Venture: Presidential Fitness and the Duty to Warn” 
Manuel Cepeda, MD

Impact of an Innovative Psychiatric Consultation Liaison Model on Provider Satisfaction with Care of Behaviorally Complex Patients 
Linden Spital, MSN, CRNP, Robert Chang, MD, and Anupama Goyal, MBChB, MPHsma

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