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Larry Culpepper, MD, MPH - Chairman
Larry.Culpepper@bmc.org

Dr. Culpepper is the founding Chairman of the Department of Family Medicine. He received his M.D from Baylor College of Medicine and his M.P.H. from Boston University. He has served as President of the North American Primary Care Group (NAPCRG), Chairman of the Research Committee of the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM), and Chairman of the Board of Rhode Island Public Health Foundation. He is a Primary Care Fellow of the Federal Health Resources and Services Administration, and has chaired or served as a member of research grant review committees for 5 NIH and other federal agencies. He has received the STFM Excellence in Education, the STFM-NAPCRG Hames Research awards, and was elected to the Institute of Medicine in 1998. He has conducted research in otitis media, and school-based and community interventions to improve pregnancy outcomes and to prevent teen pregnancies. He currently is the principal investigator of an AHRQ funded center for patient safety research devoted to low income and minority vulnerable populations in ambulatory care settings, principal investigator of interventions to improve the care of uninsured patients and urban patients with diabetes and depression, co-principal investigator of a study to decrease delays in CHC patient follow-up for abnormal mammography, and co-investigator of a long term study of the course of anxiety disorders in primary care settings. Dr Culpepper co-chairs a panel on Otitis Media with Effusion for the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Academy of Pediatrics, and the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, and is a member of the AAP-AAFP panel on acute otitis media. He is the family medicine editor of UpToDate, and the editor of the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry Primary Care Companion.

Current Projects

Academic Administrative Units in Primary Care

REFEREED PUBLICATIONS
Rodriguez BF, Weisberg RB, Pagano ME, et al. Characteristics and predictors of full and partial recovery from generalized anxiety disorder in primary care patients. J Nerv Ment Dis. Feb 2006;194(2):91-97.
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Biederman J, Arnsten AF, Faraone SV, et al. New developments in the treatment of ADHD. J Clin Psychiatry. Jan 2006;67(1):148-159.
 
Weisberg RB, Maki KM, Culpepper L, Keller MB. Is anyone really M.A.D.?: the occurrence and course of mixed anxiety-depressive disorder in a sample of primary care patients. J Nerv Ment Dis. Apr 2005;193(4):223-230.
 
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Prudent N, Johnson P, Carroll J, Culpepper L. Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: presentation and management in the Haitian American child. Prim Care Companion J Clin Psychiatry. 2005;7(4):190-197.
 
Masand PS, Culpepper L, Henderson D, et al. Metabolic and endocrine disturbances in psychiatric disorders: a multidisciplinary approach to appropriate atypical antipsychotic utilization. CNS Spectr. Oct 2005;10 (10 Suppl 14):1-15.
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Culpepper L. Insomnia: a primary care perspective. J Clin Psychiatry. 2005;66(9):14-17; quiz 42-13.
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Rosenfeld RM, Culpepper L, Yawn B, Mahoney MC. Otitis media with effusion clinical practice guideline. Am Fam Physician. Jun 15 2004;69(12):2776, 2778-2779.
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Green LA, Fryer GE, Jr., Froom P, Culpepper L, Froom J. Opportunities, challenges, and lessons of international research in practice-based research networks: the case of an international study of acute otitis media. Ann Fam Med. Sep-Oct 2004;2(5):429-433.
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Gramling R, Trask P, Nash J, Culpepper L. Family physicians' beliefs about genetic testing. Fam Med. Nov-Dec 2004;36(10):691-692.
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Gramling R, Irvin JE, Nash J, Sciamanna C, Culpepper L. Numeracy and medicine: key family physician attitudes about communicating probability with patients. J Am Board Fam Pract. Nov-Dec 2004;17(6):473.
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Ganiats TG, Lieberthal AS, Culpepper L, Mahoney MC. A joint clinical practice guideline for acute otitis media. Am Fam Physician. Jun 1 2004;69(11):2537-2538, 2540.
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Friedman RH, Wahi-Gururaj S, Alpert J, et al. The views of U.S. medical school deans toward academic primary care. Acad Med. Nov 2004;79(11):1095-1102.
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Culpepper L, Davidson JR, Dietrich AJ, Goodman WK, Kroenke K, Schwenk TL. Suicidality as a Possible Side Effect of Antidepressant Treatment. Prim Care Companion J Clin Psychiatry. 2004;6(2):79-86.
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Culpepper L. "Doctor, I'm Putting on the Grail". Prim Care Companion J Clin Psychiatry. 2004;6(5):190.
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Culpepper L, Currier MB, Diaz M. The Cuban American with depression in primary care. Prim Care Companion J Clin Psychiatry. 2004;6(5):213-216.
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Culpepper L. Medicine: the coming challenges and opportunities. J Clin Psychiatry. Jun 2004;65(6):740-741.
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Culpepper L, Davidson JR, Dietrich AJ, Goodman WK, Kroenke K, Schwenk TL. Suicidality as a possible side effect of antidepressant treatment. J Clin Psychiatry. Jun 2004;65(6):742-749.
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Zlotnick C, Rodriguez BF, Weisberg RB, et al. Chronicity in posttraumatic stress disorder and predictors of the course of posttraumatic stress disorder among primary care patients. J Nerv Ment Dis. Feb 2004;192(2):153-159.
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Saper RB, Eisenberg DM, Davis RB, Culpepper L, Phillips RS. Prevalence and patterns of adult yoga use in the United States: results of a national survey. Altern Ther Health Med. Mar-Apr 2004;10(2):44-49.
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Rosenfeld RM, Culpepper L, Doyle KJ, et al. Clinical practice guideline: Otitis media with effusion. Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. May 2004;130(5 Suppl):S95-118.
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Rodriguez BF, Weisberg RB, Pagano ME, Machan JT, Culpepper L, Keller MB. Frequency and patterns of psychiatric comorbidity in a sample of primary care patients with anxiety disorders. Compr Psychiatry. Mar-Apr 2004;45(2):129-137.
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Gramling R, Nash J, Siren K, Eaton C, Culpepper L. Family physician self-efficacy with screening for inherited cancer risk. Ann Fam Med. Mar-Apr 2004;2(2):130-132.
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Culpepper L. Identifying and treating panic disorder in primary care. J Clin Psychiatry. 2004;65 Suppl 5:19-23.
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Glassman A, Shapiro PA, Ford DE, Culpepper L, et al. Cardiovascular health and depression. J Psychiatric Practice, 2003;9(6):409-421.
 
Rodriguez BF, Weisberg RB, Pagano ME, Machan JT, Culpepper L, Keller MB. Mental health treatment received by primary care patients with posttraumatic stress disorder. J Clin Psychiatry. Oct 2003;64(10):1230-1236.
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Gramling R, Nash J, Siren K, Culpepper L. Predictive genetics in primary care: Expectations for the motivational impact of genetic testing affects the importance family physicians place on screening for familial cancer risk. Genet Med. 2003 May-Jun; 5(3): 172-5.

Culpepper L. Use of algorithms to treat anxiety in primary care. J Clin Psychiatry. 2003; 64 Suppl 2:30-33.

Culpepper L. The active management of depression. J Fam Pract. Sep 2002; 51(9): 769-776.

Culpepper L. Generalized anxiety disorder in primary care: emerging issues in management and treatment. J Clin Psych. 2002; 63 Suppl 8:35-42.

Culpepper L, Heeren T. Is one selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor better than another? JAMA. Apr 17 2002; 287(15): 1936-8.

Weisberg RB, Bruce SE, Machan JT, Kessler RC, Culpepper L, Keller MB. Nonpsychiatric illness among primary care patients with trauma histories and posttraumatic stress disorder. Psychiatr Serv. Jul 2002; 53(7): 848-854.

Leon AC, Blier P, Culpepper L, et al. An ideal trial to test differential onset of antidepressant effect. J Clin Psychiatry. 2001;62(Suppl 4):34-36; discussion 37-40.

Froom, J, Culpepper L, Green L, et al. A cross-national study of acute otitis media: risk factors, severity, and treatment at initial visit: report from IPCN and ASPN. JABFP, 2001;14:406-17.

Leon AC, Blier P, Culpepper L, Gorman JM, Hirschfeld RM, Nierenberg AA, et al. An ideal trial to test differential onset of antidepressant effect. J Clin Psychiatry 2001;62(Suppl 4):34-6; discussion 37-40.

Culpepper L. Early onset of antidepressant action: impact on primary care. J Clin Psych 2001;62 (Suppl 4):4-6; discussion 37-40.

Green LA, Culpepper L, de Melker RA, Froom J, van Balen F, Grob P, et al. Tympanometry interpretation by primary care physicians. A report from the International Primary Care Network (IPCN) and the Ambulatory Sentinel Practice Network (ASPN). J Fam Pract 2000;49(10):932-6.

Culpepper L. Recognizing and treating post-traumatic stress disorder. Hippocrates. 2000;14(6):44-52.

Culpepper L. Research: traveling the yellow brick road. Fam Med 2000;32(6):412-3.

Culpepper L. Clinical wisdom and the evidence base. Otitis media with effusion. J Fam Pract 2000;49(7):612-3.

Ferris TG; Blumenthal D; Culpepper L; Starfield B Causino N; Stafford RS; Saglam: Changes in the daily practice of primary care for children. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 1998;152(3):227-332
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Culpepper L; Froom J: Routine antimicrobial treatment of acute otitis media: is it necessary? JAMA 1997:26;278(20):1643-5
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Culpepper L: Hepatitis B: community solutions. J Amer Board Fam Pract 1997;10(5):377-9
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Rosser WW, Culpepper L, Lam C, Parkerson G, Poon V, Van Weel C: Guidelines for international collaborative research. Family Practice: An International Journal 1997;14(4):330-4
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Froom J, Culpepper L, DeMelker R, Jacobs M, van Buchem L, Green L, Grob P, Timothy Heeren: Antibiotics for acute otitis media? a report from the International Primary Care Network (IPCN). BMJ 1997;315(7100):98-102
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Revicki DA, Brown RE, Keller MB, Gonzales J, Culpepper L, Hales RE: Cost-effectiveness of newer anti-depressants compared with tricyclic antidepressants in managed care settings. J Clin Psychiatry 1997;58(2):47-58.
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Jones TF, Culpepper L, Shea C: Analysis of the cost of training residents in a community health center. Academic Medicine 1995;70(6):523-531
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Culpepper L, Froom J: Otitis media with effusion in young children: treatment in search of a problem? J Amer Board Fam Pract 1995;8:305-16
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Kiessling LS, Marcotte AC, Culpepper L: Antineuronal antibodies: tics and obsessive-compulsive symptoms. J Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics 1994;15(6):421-25
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Stool SE, Berg AO, Berman S, Carney CJ, Cooley JR, Culpepper L, et al: Otitis media with effusion in young children. Clinical practice guideline. Number 12. AHCPR Publications No. 94-0622 and 94-0621 (Technical Report). Rockville, MD: Agency for Health Care Policy and Research, PHS, DHHS, July 1994

Culpepper L, Long D, Sisk J: Report of the AHCPR Otitis Media Guidelines Panel Committee for Scientific Assessment of the Pittsburgh Otitis Media Research Center (OMRC) and Cantekin Publications. In Otitis media with effusion in young children. Clinical practice guideline. Number 12. AHCPR Publication No. 95-0621. Rockville, MD: Agency for Health Care Policy and Research, PHS, DHHS, 1994:167-179.

The Otitis Media Guideline Panel: Managing otitis media with effusion in young children. reprinted in Am Fam Physician 1994;50:1003-10 and Pediatrics 1994:776-73.

Culpepper L: Hepatitis B: care of women and their families. J Amer Board Fam Pract 1993;6:483-491
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Kiessling LS, Marcotte AC, Culpepper L: Antineuronal antibodies in movement disorders. Pediatrics, 1993;92:39-43
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Culpepper L, Froom J, et al: Acute otitis media in adults: a report from the International Primary Care Network. J Amer Board Fam Pract 1993;6:333-339 [erratum, J Am Board Fam Pract 1993;6(6):616)]
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Froom J, Culpepper L, et al: Effects of patient characteristics and disease manifestations on the outcome of acute otitis media at 2 months. Arch Fam Med, 1993;2:841-846
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Lazarus B, Murphy J, Coletta E, McQuade W, Culpepper L: The provision of physical activity to hospitalized elderly patients. Arch Intern Med, 1991;151:2452-2456
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Rockney RM, Culpepper L, Figueira GC, Mize WL: Diaper choice. too costly to bury. Clin Pedi, 1991;30(8):472-7
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Jack BW, Culpepper L. Preconception care. J Fam Pract, 1991;32(3):306-315
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Froom J, Culpepper L, et al: Otitis media in day care children: A report from the International Primary Care Network. J Fam Pract, 1991;32(3):289-294
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Jack BW, Gans KM, McQuade W, Culpepper L, Lasswell A, et al: A successful physician training program in cholesterol screening and management. Prev Med, 1991;20(3)
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Jack BW, Culpepper L. Preconception care: Risk reduction and health promotion in preparation for pregnancy. JAMA, 1990;264(9):1147-1149.
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Jack BW, Davis S, Culpepper L, Hunt VR: Cocaine abuse in maternal-child health care. J Fam Pract, 1990;31(5):477-488
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Lasswell AB, Jack BW, McQuade W, Culpepper L: A follow-up survey of family physicians' interest and knowledge of nutrition. Acad Med, 1990;65(11):710-712
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Froom J, Culpepper L, et al: Diagnosis and antibiotic treatment of acute otitis media: A report from the International Primary Care Network. Brit Med J, 1990;300(6729):582-586
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Lazarus BA, Murphy J, Culpepper L: Aspiration associated with long-term gastric versus jejunal feedings: a critical analysis of the literature. Arch Phys Med Rehab, 1990;71:46-53
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Rosen M, Culpepper L, et al: Caring for Our Future: The Content of Prenatal Care. A report of the Public Health Service Expert Panel on The Content of Prenatal Care. DHHS. PHS. Washington, DC, October 1989

Dowling PT, Alfonsi G, Brown MI, Culpepper L: An education program to reduce unnecessary laboratory tests by residents. Acad Med, 1989;64(7):410-20
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Culpepper L, Froom J: La red internacional de atención primaria: objetivos, métodos y politicas. In, Revista Internacional De Medicina Familiar, Organo Oficial Del Centro Internacional Para La Medicina Familiar, Argentina. Número 10, 1989

Culpepper L, Froom J: The International Primary Care Network: purpose, methods and policies. A report from ASPN prepared for the International Primary Care Network (IPCN). Fam Med. 1988;20(3):197-201
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Culpepper L and Becker L: Family medicine research: two decades of developing its base. family medicine: the maturing of a discipline W. Doherty, CE Christianson, MB Sussman, eds. Special edition of Marriage and Family Review, 10:3/4; 129-164. The Haworth Press, Inc., N.Y., New York, 1987

Culpepper L, et al: Consensus statement. National Institutes of Health Consensus Development Conference on infantile apnea and home monitoring, Sept. 29 to Oct. 1, 1986. Pediatrics, 1987;79:(2);292-299

Culpepper L, et al: Infantile apnea and home monitoring. Report of a consensus development conference. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, NIH Pub.# 87-2905, 1987

Culpepper L: Research funding for family medicine: dilemmas and options. Fam Med, 1986;18(6):363-368
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Herman JM, Culpepper L, Franks P: Patterns of utilization, disposition, and length of stay among stroke patients in a community hospital setting. J Am Geriatr Soc, 1984;32(6):421-426
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Lasswell AB, Jackson ME, Culpepper L: Nutrition education for physicians. J Med Ed, 1984;59:352-354
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Culpepper L: An introduction to the National Institutes of Health. Fam Med, 1984;XVI(2):63-68

Culpepper L, Franks P: Family medicine research: status at the end of the first decade. JAMA 1983;249(1):63-68
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Franks P, Culpepper L, Dickinson J: Psychosocial bias in the diagnosis of obesity. J Fam Pract, 1982;14(4):745-750
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Tindall H, Culpepper L, et al: The NAPCRG process classification for primary care. J Fam Pract, 1981;12(2):309-18
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Culpepper L, Froom J: Incarceration and blood pressure. Soc Sci Med, 1980;14A:571-574
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Culpepper L: Guidelines for the revision of practice data sets. J Fam Pract, 1980;11(3):437-442
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Froom J, Mold J, Culpepper L, Boisseau V: Otitis media in family medicine. J Fam Pract, 1980;10(4):599-605
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Froom J, Kirkwood CR, Culpepper L, Boisseau V: An integrated medical record and data system part VII. The encounter form: problems and prospects for a universal type. J Fam Pract, 1977;5(5):845-849
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Froom J, Culpepper L, Boisseau V, Mangone D: An integrated medical record and data system part IV: family information. J Fam Pract, 1977;5(2)265-270
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Froom J, Culpepper L, Boisseau V, Becker L: Research design in family medicine. J Fam Pract,1978;7(1):75-90
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Froom J, Culpepper L, Boisseau V: An integrated medical record and data system part III: The diagnostic index manual and computer methods and applications. J Fam Pract, 1977;5(1):113-120
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Farley E, Treat D, Froom J, et al: An integrated medical record and data system for primary care: Introduction to eight part series. J Fam Pract, 1977;4(5):949-52
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Howe B, Froom J, Culpepper L, et al: Adoption of the sick role by prisoners: report on a multifunctional experiment. Soc Sci Med, 1977;II:507-510
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Culpepper L, Veatch RM, Sidel VW: Family practice grand rounds: medical ethics and consent. J Fam Pract, 1977;4(3):581-587
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UNREFEREED PUBLICATIONS
Culpepper L. "Doctor, I'm Putting on the Grail". Prim Care Companion J Clin Psychiatry. 2004;6(5):190.
 
Domino FJ, Culpepper L. Clarifying EBM resources. Fam Pract Manag. Nov-Dec 2003;10(10):10, 12; author reply 12.
 
Culpepper L. Primary care commentary: fatigue and executive dysfunction in the primary care setting. J Clin Psychiatry. Dec 2003;64 Suppl 14:5.
 
Culpepper L. Managing depression and medical comorbidities. Postgraduate Medicine Nov 2003 (suppl) 26-38.
 
Culpepper L. Management of depression in primary care patients. Postgraduate Medicine Nov 2003 (suppl) 39-44.
 
Culpepper L. Five Years Old and Growing. Prim Care Companion J Clin Psychiatry. Feb 2003;5(1):4-5.
 
Culpepper L. Worries and anxiety. Chapter 17 in 20 Common Problems in Behavioral Health (DeGruy FV, Dickinson WP, Staton AW, eds). New York: McGraw-Hill Medical Publishing Division. 2002, 385-404.

Culpepper L, Shields SG, Loafman M. Maternal and child health. Chapter 35 in Fundamentals of Clinical Practice, Second Edition (Mengel MB, Holleman WL, Fields SA, eds). New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers. 2002,791-819.

Semchenko A, Culpepper L, Baroody F. Management of acute sinusitis and acute otitis media. American Family Physician monograph. American Academy of Family Physicians. 2001.

Culpepper L. Tympanocentesis: to tap or not to tap. Am Fam Physician 2000;61(7):1987, 90-2.

ABSTRACTS - PCAP Presentations/Publications (1998-present)
2006: Maki, K.M., Weisberg, R.B., Pagano, M.E., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. Psychosocial functioning before and after remission from GAD. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America, Miami, FL (March, 2006).
 
Ossman, W.A., Smith, K.V., Maki, K.M., Culpepper, L., and Keller, M.B. Examining the Impact of Sleep Disturbance on the Course of Anxiety Disorders in Primary Care Patients. Oral presentation at the Anxiety Disorders Association of America (ADAA) annual meeting. Miami, Florida (March 2006).
 
2005
Ossman, W.A., Smith, K.V., Weisberg, R.B., Dyck, I.R., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. Examining the Impact of Anxiety Disorders and Their Course on Subsequent Episodes of Major Depressive Episodes in Primary Care Patients. Poster presented at the Anxiety Disorders Association of America (ADAA) annual meeting. Seattle, WA March 2005.
 
Rodriguez, B.F., Weisberg, R.B., Pagano, M.E., Bruce, S.E., Spencer, M.A., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (March, 2005). Characteristics and course of generalized anxiety disorder in primary care patients. Oral presentation at the annual meeting of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America, Seattle, WA.
 
Ossman, W.A., Smith, K.V., Maki, K.M., Culpepper, L., and Keller, M.B. The Impact of Sleep Disturbance on the Course of Anxiety Disorders in Primary Care Patients. Poster presented at the North American Primary Care Research Group (NAPCRG) annual meeting. Quebec City, Quebec (October 2005).
 
Ossman, W.A., Maki, K.M., Smith, K.V., Culpepper, L., and Keller, M.B. The course of comorbid anxiety disorders and their impact on recovery in primary care patients. Poster presented at the American Psychiatric Association Institute on Psychiatric Services (APA-IPS) annual meeting. San Diego, CA. October 2005.
 
Maki, K.M., Weisberg, R.B., Pagano, M.E., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. Psychosocial functioning after remission from GAD. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the APA Institute on Psychiatric Services (APA-IPS), San Diego, CA (October, 2005).
 
Maki, K.M., Weisberg, R.B., Smith, K., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. Treatments received by primary care patients with comorbid generalized anxiety disorder and back pain. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ECNP), Amsterdam (October, 2005).
 
Ossman, W.A., Smith, K.V., Weisberg, R.B., Dyck, I.R., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. The Impact of Anxiety Disorders and their course on first-time and subsequent Major Depressive Episodes in Primary Care Patients. Poster presented at the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies annual meeting. Washington, DC (November 2005).
 
Maki, K.M., Weisberg, R.B., Dyck, I.R., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. Comorbid pain and the course of generalized anxiety disorder in primary care patients. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (ABCT), Washington, DC (November, 2005).
 
2004
Bruce, S.E., Moitra E., Rodriguez, B., Weisberg, R., Pagano, M., Culpepper L., Keller, M.B. (March, 2004). Occupational impairment of primary care patients with social anxiety disorder. Poster presented at the meeting of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America, Miami, FL.
 
Rodriguez, B., Weisberg, R., Pagano, M.E., Culpepper, L., Keller, M.B. (March, 2004). Influence of chronic medical illness on the medical services utilization of primary care patients with posttraumatic stress disorder. Poster presented at the meeting of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America, Miami, FL.
 
Weisberg, R.B., Maki, K.M., Pagano, M.E., Culpepper, L. & Keller, M.B. (March, 2004). Should ongoing major depression be a DSM exclusionary criteria for generalized anxiety disorder? Results from a longitudinal study of primary care patients. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America, Miami, FL.
 
Weisberg, R.B., Pagano M.E., Culpepper L., & Keller, M.B. (October, 2004). Effects of starting a benzodiazepine on panic disorder in primary care patients. Poster presented at the meeting of the North American Primary Care Research Group, Orlando, FL.
 
Maki, K.M., Dyck, I.R., Bruce, S.E., Weisberg, R.B., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (October, 2004). Comorbid pain in primary care patients with generalized anxiety disorder. Poster presented at the meeting of the North American Primary Care Research Group, Orlando, FL.
 
Maki, K.M., Weisberg, R.B., Dyck, I.R., Pagano, M., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (October, 2004). Monotherapy with benzodiazepines or SSRIs versus combined treatment in primary care patients with panic disorder. Poster presented at the European Conference of Neuropsychopharmacology, Stockholm, Sweden.
 
Francis, J.L., Dyck, I.R., Pagano, M., Weisberg, R.B., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (November, 2004). Clinical course of anxiety disorders during pregnancy and post-partum. Poster presented at the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, New Orleans, LA.
 
Rosenberger, S.R., Rodriguez, B.F., Weisberg, R.B., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. November, 2004). Treatment history of women with posttraumatic stress disorder and a history of sexual assault. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, New Orleans, LA.
 
2003
Weisberg, R. B., Pagano, M., Maki, K. M., Culpepper, L., Keller, M. B. (September, 2003). Pharmacologic treatment of primary care patients with generalized anxiety disorder. Poster presented at the meeting of the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology, Prague, Czech Republic.
 
Rodriguez, B. F., Zlotnick, C., Weisberg, R. B., Spencer, M. A., Culpepper, L., Keller, M. B. (November, 2003). Psychiatric treatment and the longitudinal course of PTSD. Poster presented at the meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Boston, MA.
 
Weisberg, R. B., Maki, K. M., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M. B. (October, 2003). The relationship between medical illness and anxiety disorders in primary care. Poster presented at the meeting of the North American Primary Care Research Group, Alberta, Canada.
 
Bruce, S. E., Moitra, E., Rodriguez, B. F., Weisberg, R. B., Pagano, M., Culpepper, L., Keller, M. B. (May, 2003). Occupational impairment of primary care patients with social anxiety disorder. Poster presented at the meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, San Francisco, CA.
 
Maki, K. M., Weisberg, R. B., Pagano, M. E., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M. B. (May, 2003). Psychosocial and work impairment of primary care patients with generalized anxiety disorder. Poster presented at the meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, San Francisco, CA.
 
Rodriguez, B. F., Weisberg, R. B., Pagano, M. E., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M. B. (March, 2003). The characteristics and course of social anxiety disorder in primary care. Poster presented the American Psychopathological Association, New York, NY.
 
Rodriguez, B. F., Weisberg, R. B., Pagano, M. E., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M. B. (March, 2003). The characteristics and course of GAD in primary care. Poster presented at the meeting of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America, Toronto, Canada.
 
Rodriguez, B. F., Weisberg, R. B., Machan, J. T., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M. B. (March, 2003). Mental health treatment received by primary care patients with posttraumatic stress disorder. Paper presented at the meeting of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America, Toronto, Canada.
 
Rodriguez, B. F., Weisberg, R. B., Pagano, M. E., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M. B. (April, 2003). Health care utilization of primary care patients with generalized anxiety disorder. Poster presented at the meeting of the Society for General Internal Medicine, Vancouver, Canada.
 
Weisberg, R. B., Pagano, M., Maki, K. M., Dyck, I., Culpepper, L., Keller, M. B. (September, 2003). Pharmacologic treatment of primary care patients with generalized anxiety disorder. Poster presented at the meeting of the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology, Prague, Czech Republic.
 
Weisberg, R. B., Maki, K. M., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M. B. (October, 2003). The relationship between medical illness and anxiety disorders in primary care. Paper submitted to the meeting of the North American Primary Care Research Group, Alberta, Canada.
 
Rodriguez, B. F., Zlotnick, C., Weisberg, R. B., Spencer, M. A., Culpepper, L., Keller, M. B. (November, 2003). Psychiatric treatment and the longitudinal course of PTSD. Poster submitted to the meeting of the Association for the Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Boston, MA.
 
2002
Rodriguez, B. F., Weisberg, R. B., Bruce, S. E., Machan, J. T., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M. B. (November, 2002). Characteristics and predictors of service utilization in primary care patients with anxiety disorders. In H. Hazlett-Stevens (Chair) Medical comorbidity in the anxiety disorders: Recent research and new theoretical developments. Symposium presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Reno, NV.
 
Rodriguez, B. F., Weisberg, R. B., Machan, J. T., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M. B. (March, 2002). Comorbidity in anxiety disorder patients seen in general medical practices. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America, Austin, TX.
 
Rodriguez, B. F., Weisberg, R. B., Machan, J. T., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M. B. (August, 2002). Mental health treatment received by primary care patients with PTSD. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychological Association, Chicago, IL.
 
Rodriguez, B. F., Weisberg, R. B., Machan, J. T., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M. B. (November, 2002). Frequency and patterns of psychiatric comorbidity in primary care patients with anxiety disorders. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Northern American Primary Care Research Group, New Orleans, LA.
 
Weisberg, R.B., Culpepper, L. & Keller, M.B. (March, 2002). The naturalistic course of anxiety disorders in primary care patients. Paper presented at the meeting of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America, Austin, TX.
 
Weisberg, R.B., Culpepper, L. & Keller, M.B. (May, 2002). The occurrence and course of Mixed Anxiety-Depressive Disorder in a sample of primary care patients. Paper presented at the meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, Philadelphia, PA.
 
2001
Bruce, S.E., Weisberg, R.B., Dolan, R.T., & Machan, J.T., Kessler, R.C., Culpepper, L., Keller, M.B. (March, 2001). Assessment of trauma and PTSD within a primary care population. Poster presented at the Annual Research Symposium of the Brown University Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Providence, RI.
 
Bruce, S.E., Weisberg, R.B., Machan, J.T., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (March, 2001). Social Phobia in General Medical Settings: Findings from the Primary Care Anxiety Project. Paper presented at the meeting of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America, Atlanta. GA.
 
Esler, J.L., Bruce, S.E., Machan, J.T., & Weisberg, R.B., Culpepper, L., Keller, M.B. (March, 2001). Panic disorder in general medical facilities: Findings from the primary care anxiety project (PCAP). Poster presented at the Annual Research Symposium of the Brown University Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Providence, RI.
 
Korotitsch, B., Weisberg, R.B., Culpepper, L, & Keller, M.B. (October, 2001). GAD within medical settings: Findings from the Primary Care Anxiety Project. Poster presented at the meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, New Orleans, LA.
 
Weisberg, R. B., Dolan, R.T., Culpepper, L., Manchester, G.W., Wasson, J.H., & Keller, M.B. (March, 2001). Is anybody really M.A.D.? The occurrence of mixed anxiety depression in a study of primary care patients. Poster presented at the Annual Research Symposium of the Brown University Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Providence, RI.
 
Weisberg, R.B., Korotitsch, B. Culpepper, L, & Keller, M.B. (March, 2001). GAD within medical settings: Findings from the Primary Care Anxiety Project. Paper presented at the meeting of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America, Atlanta, GA.
 
Weisberg, R.B., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (July, 2001) Mixed anxiety-depressive disorder in a longitudinal study of primary care patients (July, 2001). In R.B. Weisberg (Chair). Anxiety and depression in primary care settings. Paper presented at the World Congress of Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies, Vancouver, Canada.
 
Weisberg, R.B., J., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (July, 2001). One-year course of anxiety disorders in primary care patients. In S. Bruce (Chair) Course data from two longitudinal anxiety projects: Treatment findings and implications. Paper presented at the World Congress of Cognitive and Behavioral Therapies, Vancouver, Canada.
 
Weisberg, R.B., Haisley, E., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (October, 2001). Psychiatric treatment in primary care patients with anxiety disorders. Poster presented at the meeting of the North American Primary Care Research Group, Nova Scotia, Canada.
 
Weisberg, R.B., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (October, 2001). The underutilization of cognitive-behavioral therapy techniques in a sample of primary care patients with anxiety disorders. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Clinical Psychosocial Research, Portland, ME.
 
Weisberg, R.B., Machan, J., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (November, 2001). Do panic symptoms during remission predict panic disorder relapse? Poster presented at the meeting of the Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Philadelphia, PA.
 
Weisberg, R.B., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (November, 2001). The underutilization of cognitive-behavioral therapy techniques in a sample of primary care patients with anxiety disorders. In R.B. Weisberg (Chair) Dissemination of cognitive-behavioral therapy for anxiety disorders to medical settings. Paper presented at the Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Philadelphia, PA.
 
2000
Ayotte, S.L., Weisberg, R.B., Machan, J.T., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (November, 2000). Quality of family relationships in primary care patients with anxiety disorders. Poster presented at the meeting of the Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy, New Orleans, LA.
 
Bruce, S.E., Allsworth, J., Dolan, R.T., Weisberg, R.B., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (March 2000). PTSD within Medical Settings: Findings from the Primary Care Anxiety Project. Paper presented at the meeting of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America, Washington, DC.
 
Bruce, S.E., Weisberg, R.B., Dolan, R.T., & Machan, J.T., Kessler, R.C., Culpepper, L., Keller, M.B. (November, 2000). Assessment of trauma and PTSD within a primary care population. Poster presented at the meeting of the Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy, New Orleans, LA.
 
Esler, J.L., Dolan, R.T., Fagan, M.J., Weisberg, R.B., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (May, 2000). Treatment of Anxiety Disorders in General Medical Practices. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society of General Internal Medicine, Boston, MA.
 
Esler, J.L., Bruce, S.E., Machan, J.T., & Weisberg, R.B., Culpepper, L., Keller, M.B. (November, 2000). Panic disorder in general medical facilities: Findings from the primary care anxiety project (PCAP). Poster presented at the meeting of the Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy, New Orleans, LA.
 
Weisberg, R.B., Esler, J.L., Dolan, R.T., Fagan, M.J., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (October, 2000). Treatment of anxiety disorders in general medical practices. Poster presented at the 8th Annual Research Celebration for Lifespan Hospitals, Providence, RI.
 
Weisberg, R.B., Allsworth, J.E., Dolan, R.T., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (March, 2000). Functioning and well-being of primary care patients with PTSD. Paper presented at the meeting of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America, Washington, DC. Weisberg, R.B., Allsworth, J.E., Dolan, R.T., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (May, 2000). Functioning and well-being of primary care patients with anxiety disorders. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association, Chicago.
 
Weisberg, R.B., Machan, J., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (November, 2000). Functioning and well-being in primary care patients with panic disorder. Poster presented at the meeting of the Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy, New Orleans, LA.
 
1999
Bruce, S.E., Weisberg, R.B., Dolan, R.T., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (November, 1999). Medical Illness in Primary Care Patients with PTSD. Poster presented at the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, Miami, Florida.
 
Dolan, R.T., Weisberg, R.B., Dyck, I., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (July, 1999) Mental Health and Medical Treatment Utilization by Patients with Anxiety Disorders Presenting for General Medical Treatment. Poster presented at the International Conference on Mental Health Problems in the General Health Care Sector, Washington, D.C.
 
Gilbert, T.T., Culpepper, L., Weisberg, R., Dolan, R.T., & Keller, M.B. (November, 1999). Treatment Received in Primary Care Patients with Anxiety Disorders. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the North American Primary Care Research Group.
 
Weisberg, R.B., Keller, M.B., Warshaw, M.G., Dolan, R.T., Culpepper, L., Wasson, J., and Manchester, G. (March, 1999). Health and Health Perceptions in Primary Care Patients with Generalized Anxiety Disorder. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Anxiety Disorders Association of America, San Diego, CA.
 
Weisberg, R.B., Allsworth, J.E., Dolan, R.T., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (October, 1999). Functioning and Well-Being of Primary Care Patients with PTSD. Poster presented at the Institute on Psychiatric Services of the American Psychiatric Association, New Orleans, LA.
 
Weisberg, R.B., Bruce, S.E., Allsworth, J.E., Dolan, R.T., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (October, 1999). General Health in Primary Care Patients with PTSD: Initial Findings from the Primary Care Anxiety Project. Poster presented at the Institute on Psychiatric Services of the American Psychiatric Association, New Orleans, LA. Weisberg, R.B., Dolan, R.T., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (November, 1999). Is Anybody Really M.A.D? The Occurrence of Mixed Anxiety Depression in a Study of Primary Care Patients. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Toronto, Canada.
 
Weisberg, R.B., Dolan, R.T., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (November, 1999). Treatment Received in Primary Care Patients with Anxiety Disorders: An Examination of Intake Data from the Primary Care Anxiety Project. Paper presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Advancement of Behavior Therapy, Toronto, Canada.
 
Weisberg, R.B., Allsworth, J.E., Dolan, R.T., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (November, 1999). Functioning and Well-Being of Primary Care Patients with PTSD. Poster presented at the Annual Rhode Island Hospital Research Celebration, Providence, RI.
 
Weisberg, R.B., Allsworth, J.E., Dolan, R.T., Culpepper, L., & Keller, M.B. (December, 1999). Functioning and Well-Being of Primary Care Patients with PTSD. Poster presented at the Annual Research Symposium of the Brown University Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Providence, RI.
 
1998
Dolan, R. T., Keller, M.B., Culpepper, L., Gilbert, T., Johnson, D., Manchester, T., Massion, A., Warshaw, M., & Wasson, J. (October, 1998). The Primary Care Anxiety Project: Initial Findings. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association Institute on Psychiatric Services, Los Angeles, CA.
 
Dolan, R. T., Keller, M.B., Culpepper, L., Gilbert, T., Johnson, D., Manchester, T., Massion, A., Warshaw, M., & Wasson, J. (October, 1998). The Primary Care Anxiety Project: Psychiatric and General Medical Treatment Received by Patients with Anxiety Disorders. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association Institute on Psychiatric Services, Los Angeles, CA.
 
Dolan, R. T., Keller, M.B., Culpepper, L., Gilbert, T., Johnson, D., Manchester, T., Massion, A., Warshaw, M., & Wasson, J. (November, 1998). The Primary Care Anxiety Project: Initial Findings. Poster presented at the Annual Lifespan Hospital Research Symposium. Providence, RI.
 
Dolan, R. T., Keller, M.B., Culpepper, L., Gilbert, T., Johnson, D., Manchester, T., Massion, A., Warshaw, M., & Wasson, J. (November, 1998). The Primary Care Anxiety Project: Initial Findings. Poster presented at the Annual Research Symposium of the Brown University Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior. Providence, RI.
 
Dolan, R. T., Keller, M.B., Culpepper, L., Gilbert, T., Johnson, D., Manchester, T., Massion, A., Warshaw, M., & Wasson, J. (November, 1998). The Primary Care Anxiety Project: Psychiatric and General Medical Treatment Received by Patients with Anxiety Disorders. Poster presented at the Annual Research Symposium of the Brown University Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior. Providence, RI.
 
Keller, M.B., Dolan, R.T., Culpepper, L., Gilbert, T., Johnson, D., Manchester, T., Massion, A., Warshaw, M., & Wasson, J. (December, 1998). The Socioeconomic Burden of Anxiety Disorders. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the American College of Neuropsychopharmachology, Las Croabas, Puerto Rico.
 
Non-PCAP Abstracts (other than Society of Teachers of Family Medicine and North American Primary Care Group listed as presentations below)
Gramling R, Culpepper L. Workload and characterization of genetic susceptibility testing in primary care practice: a pilot study. National Research Service Award (NRSA) Annual Conference Program. Atlanta, GA, June 2001.
 
Gramling R, Culpepper L. Workload and characterization of genetic susceptibilty testing primary care practice: a pilot study. North American Primary Care Research Group (NAPCRG) Annual Conference Program. Halifax, Nova Scotia, October 2001.
 
Gramling R, Culpepper L. Workload and characterization of genetic susceptibility testing in primary care practice: a pilot study Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM) Northeast Regional Meeting Program Abstracts. Mystic, CT, October 2001
 
Jack B, Culpepper L, Babcock J, Kogan M, Weismiller D: How effectively are interventions initiated after preconception risk assessment? Fifthe Anual Congress on Women's Health. Washington, DC, June 24-25, 1997.
 
Kiessling LS, Marcotte A, Culpepper L, Wrenn D, Benson M, Kuhn C, Kowal, D: Psychoneuroimmunological aspects of Tourette Syndrome and tic disorders. Subcortical Disease in Neuropsychiatry Abstracts 1994:25. Poster at the American Neuropsychiatric Association/British Neuropsychiatric Association Joint Meeting, Newport, Rhode Island, July 23, 1994.
 
Kiessling LS, Marcotte A, Culpepper L, Wrenn D, Benson M, Kuhn C, Kowal, D: Tourette Syndrome and tic disorders: relationship to antineuronal antibodies. Pediatric Research 1994;3(4):23A Poster presented at the 1994 Annual Meeting of the American Pediatric Association/Society for Pediatric Research, Seattle, Washington, May 22, 1994 Kiessling LS, Marcotte A, Culpepper L: Antineuronal antibodies: tics and obsessive compulsive symptoms. J Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics 1993;14(4):281-82
 
McQuade WH, Liepman M, Davis S, Monroe A, Levy S, Culpepper L: Ambulatory diagnoses co-morbid with alcoholism: A logistic regression analysis. 20th Annual Meeting of the North American Primary Care Research Group, Richmond, VA. April 1992.
 
McQuade WH, Liepman M, Davis S, Levy S, Monroe A, Culpepper L: Comorbidities most predictive of diagnosis of alcoholism in the primary care setting. Poster presentation at the Research Society on Alcoholism Annual Meeting, La Jolla, Ca. June 13-18, 1992.
 
Kiessling LS, Kilpatrick K, Marcotte A, Culpepper L: Antineuronal antibodies in movement disorders. Dev Med & Child Neurol Supple 64, 33(9):41-42. Presented AACPDM Poster Session October 9, 10, 1991
 
Kiessling LS, Kilpatrick K, Marcotte A, Culpepper L: Movement disorders in attention deficit hyperactivity disordered children: relationship to antibodies to the central nervous system. J Developmental & Behavioral Pediatrics 12(4):271-272 Annual meeting of the Society for Behavioral Pediatrics, September 23, 1991
 
Kiessling LS, Kilpatrick K, Marcotte A, Culpepper L: Antineuronal antibodies in movement disorders. Pediatric Research 1991;29(4:2);2137:359A
 
McQuade WH, Liepman M, Davis S, Levy S, Monroe A, Culpepper L: Alcohol-related comorbidities in primary care: hidden clues to the diagnosis. 1991 National Conference of the Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse. Bethesda, MD, November 1991.
 
McQuade WH, Liepman M, Davis S, Levy S, Monroe A, Culpepper L: Methodological issues involved in chart audit research. Poster presentation at the National Conference of the Association of Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse, Bethesda, MD, November 1991.
 

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