Peter Carek, MD

Peter J Carek, MD, MS, CAQSM, FAAFP, DABF

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Publications

Title VII: revisiting an opportunity.
Annals of family medicine

The state of resident research in family medicine: small but growing.
Annals of family medicine

The preparticipation physical examination for athletics: a critical review of current recommendations.
Le Journal medical libanais. The Lebanese medical journal

The mortality risk of elevated serum transferrin saturation and consumption of dietary iron.
Annals of family medicine

The association of vitamin D deficiency and insufficiency with diabetic nephropathy: implications for health disparities.
Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM

The "July Effect": A Look at July Medical Admissions in Teaching Hospitals.
Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM

Scholarly activity in family medicine residency programs: the need for skilled and successful faculty members.
Annals of family medicine

Scholarly activity and residency training: seeking strategic partnerships.
Annals of family medicine

Satisfaction, early removal, and side effects associated with long-acting reversible contraception.
Family medicine

Promoting scholarly activity in family medicine residency programs: what's the reward?
Annals of family medicine

Program Director Participation in a Leadership and Management Skills Fellowship and Characteristics of Program Quality.
Family medicine

Preparticipation cardiovascular screening for young athletes.
JAMA

Potentially Alarming Trends in the Scope of Practice for Family Physicians.
Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM

Perceived impact of proposed institute of medicine duty hours on family medicine residency programs.
Annals of family medicine

Osteitis pubis: a diagnosis for the family physician.
The Journal of the American Board of Family Practice

National Athletic Trainers' Association position statement: Preparticipation physical examinations and disqualifying conditions.
Journal of athletic training

Integrating scholarly activity into residency training.
Annals of family medicine

Innovation in family medicine residency training.
Annals of family medicine

Influence of residency training on procedures performed by South Carolina family medicine graduates.
Family medicine

Improving anticoagulation therapy using point-of-care testing and a standardized protocol.
Annals of family medicine

Graduate medical education and primary care workforce: a CERA study.
Family medicine

Frontline: diabetes--supplementing education and quality improvement in family medicine residency training.
Annals of family medicine

Evaluating the Effectiveness of Simulation Training in the MUSC Family Medicine Residency Program.
Journal of the South Carolina Medical Association (1975)

Emergency Department High Utilizers among Family Medicine Patients.
Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM

Elevated serum transferrin saturation and mortality.
Annals of family medicine

Effectiveness of Clinical Decision Support Based Intervention in the Improvement of Care for Adult Sickle Cell Disease Patients in Primary Care.
Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM

Does a research requirement affect match rates for family medicine residency programs?
Family medicine

Declining Presence of Family Physicians in Hospital-Based Care: A Major Concern or Totally Makes Sense?
Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM

Concerns regarding universal varicella immunization. Time will tell.
Archives of family medicine

Being successful with family medicine residency research: lessons learned from others.
Annals of family medicine

Athletes' view of the preparticipation physical examination. Attitudes toward certain health screening questions.
Archives of family medicine

Are Patients Frequently Readmitted to the Hospital Different from the Other Admitted Patients?
Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM

An update on family medicine participation in Clinical and Translational Science Awards (CTSAs).
Annals of family medicine

Advocacy: the time is now.
Annals of family medicine

A process for change: a methodology for academic family medicine.
Annals of family medicine

Tailoring virtual human-delivered interventions: A digital intervention promoting colorectal cancer screening for Black women.
Psycho-oncology
2020

Preparticipation Evaluation.
Primary care
2020

Impact of Providing Data on Family Medicine Practice Management Education.
Family medicine
2020

Exposure to N,N-Diethyl-Meta-Toluamide Insect Repellent and Human Health Markers: Population Based Estimates from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.
The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene
2020

Every Patient Seen in Primary Care Is an Athlete (to a Degree).
Primary care
2020

A Novel Approach to Characterizing Readmission Patterns Following Hospitalization for Ambulatory Care-Sensitive Conditions.
Journal of general internal medicine
2020

What Are the Characteristics of Fourth-Year Medical Students With Higher Levels of Resilience?
PRiMER (Leawood, Kan.)
2019

Shared Care for Adults with Sickle Cell Disease: An Analysis of Care from Eight Health Systems.
Journal of clinical medicine
2019

Red patches on the tongue with white borders • history of geographic tongue • incompletely treated celiac disease • Dx?
The Journal of family practice
2019

Primary Care Tracks in Medical Schools.
PRiMER (Leawood, Kan.)
2019

Prevalence and practice for rare diseases in primary care: a national cross-sectional study in the USA.
BMJ open
2019

Perception of Risk of Developing Diabetes Among Patients With Undiagnosed Prediabetes: The Impact of Health Care Provider Advice.
Clinical diabetes : a publication of the American Diabetes Association
2019

Medical schools, primary care and family medicine: clerkship directors' perceptions of the current environment.
Family practice
2019

Impact of Inpatient Consults by a Family Medicine Teaching Service.
Southern medical journal
2019

Effect of Sedentary Lifestyle on Cardiovascular Disease Risk Among Healthy Adults With Body Mass Indexes 18.5 to 29.9 kg/m.
The American journal of cardiology
2019

Creating an mHealth App for Colorectal Cancer Screening: User-Centered Design Approach.
JMIR human factors
2019

Comparison of Factors Identified by Patients and Physicians Associated with Hospital Readmission (COMPARE2).
Southern medical journal
2019

Triple Aim Is Triply Tough: Can You Focus on Three Things at Once?
Family medicine
2018

Reply to "Burnout in Program Directors: We Still Need More Answers".
Family medicine
2018

Professional Identity, Job Satisfaction, and Commitment of Nonphysician Faculty in Academic Family Medicine.
Family medicine
2018

Foot and Ankle Conditions: Plantar Fasciitis.
FP essentials
2018

Foot and Ankle Conditions: Pes Planus.
FP essentials
2018

Foot and Ankle Conditions: Midfoot and Forefoot Conditions.
FP essentials
2018

Foot and Ankle Conditions: Chronic Lateral Ankle Pain.
FP essentials
2018

Consider these exercises for chronic musculoskeletal conditions.
The Journal of family practice
2018

Burnout and Resiliency Among Family Medicine Program Directors.
Family medicine
2018

The 2017 ACGME Common Work Hour Standards: Promoting Physician Learning and Professional Development in a Safe, Humane Environment.
Journal of graduate medical education
2017

Residency Training in Family Medicine: A History of Innovation and Program Support.
Family medicine
2017

Job Satisfaction Among Academic Family Physicians.
Family medicine
2017

Hearing Impairment and Undiagnosed Disease: the Potential Role of Clinical Recommendations
Journal of speech, language, and hearing research : JSLHR
2017

Hearing Impairment and Undiagnosed Disease: The Potential Role of Clinical Recommendations.
Journal of speech, language, and hearing research : JSLHR
2017

The Importance of and the Complexities Associated With Measuring Continuity of Care During Resident Training: Possible Solutions Do Exist.
Family medicine
2016

Reply to "Dr Carek's Commentary on Training PAs and NPs".
Family medicine
2016

Prediabetes Screening and Treatment in Diabetes Prevention: The Impact of Physician Attitudes.
Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM
2016

Overcoming barriers to implementing patient-reported outcomes in an electronic health record: a case report.
Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : JAMIA
2016

Novel Application of a Reverse Triage Protocol Providing Increased Access to Care in an Outpatient, Primary Care Clinic Setting.
Family medicine
2016

International Health Experiences in Family Medicine Residency Training.
Family medicine
2016

Family Medicine Clerkship Directors' Influence on the Residency Program Selection Process: A CERA Study.
Family medicine
2016

Educating Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants in the Family Medicine Practice: We Need a Thoughtful and Focused Team-Based Approach.
Family medicine
2016

Addressing Hospital Readmissions: Impact of Weekly Review.
Family medicine
2016

The effect of dual accreditation on family medicine residency programs.
Family medicine
2015

Cost and Utilization: Hospitalized Patients on a Family Medicine Service.
Southern medical journal
2015

Medical specialty boards can help measure graduate medical education outcomes.
Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges
2014

Education in quality improvement for practice in primary care during residency training and subsequent activities in practice.
Journal of graduate medical education
2014

Do ABFM board pass rates or additional curriculum activities affect match rates for family medicine residency programs?
Family medicine
2014

Comments: authors' response to letters regarding "defining the scholarly and scholarship common program requirements".
Journal of graduate medical education
2014

Are specific residency program characteristics associated with the pass rate of graduates on the ABFM certification examination?
Family medicine
2014

The length of training pilot: does anyone really know what time it takes?
Family medicine
2013

Recent family medicine residency graduates' perceptions of resident duty hour restrictions.
Journal of graduate medical education
2013

On track for success: an innovative behavioral science curriculum model.
International journal of psychiatry in medicine
2013

Factors affecting HPV vaccine use among recent family medicine residency graduates.
Family medicine
2013

Defining the scholarly and scholarship common program requirements.
Journal of graduate medical education
2013

Preparation for practice in family medicine: before and after duty hours.
Family medicine
2012

Postinterview Communications Between Residency Programs and Candidates: What are the Rules?
Journal of graduate medical education
2012

Integrating cognitive behavioral therapy into management of depression.
American family physician
2012

Impact of quality improvement training during residency on current practice.
Family medicine
2012

Treatment of co-morbid mental illness in primary care: how to minimize weight gain, diabetes, and metabolic syndrome.
International journal of psychiatry in medicine
2011

Recent South Carolina AHEC Family Practice Residency Program graduates.
Journal of the South Carolina Medical Association (1975)
2011

Identification and treatment of depression in minority populations.
International journal of psychiatry in medicine
2011

Exercise for the treatment of depression and anxiety.
International journal of psychiatry in medicine
2011

Evaluation of the patient with chronic cough.
American family physician
2011

Clinician knowledge about use of intrauterine devices in adolescents in South Carolina AHEC.
Family medicine
2011

Addressing the Scholarly Activity Requirements for Residents: One Program's Solution.
Journal of graduate medical education
2011

Traumatic events and mental health in civilian primary care: implications for training and practice.
Family medicine
2010

Teaching quality improvement in a primary care residency.
Joint Commission journal on quality and patient safety
2010

Promoting resident scholarship through a statewide symposium.
Family medicine
2010

Post-traumatic stress disorder screening test performance in civilian primary care.
Family practice
2010

Pharmacotherapy for the obese patient.
Primary care
2009

Impact of proposed institute of medicine duty hours: family medicine residency directors' perspective.
Journal of graduate medical education
2009

A limited effect on performance indicators from resident-initiated chart audits and clinical guideline education.
Family medicine
2009

Management of varicose veins.
American family physician
2008

Inpatient care in a community hospital: comparing length of stay and costs among teaching, hospitalist, and community services.
Family medicine
2008

Prevention of recurrent ischemic stroke.
American family physician
2007

How well are practice management curricula preparing family medicine residents?
Family medicine
2006

Competing impact of excess weight versus cardiorespiratory fitness on cardiovascular risk.
The American journal of cardiology
2006

SC AHEC family practice residency program graduates: where are they, who do they serve, and what services do they provide?
Journal of the South Carolina Medical Association (1975)
2005

Race and diet in the overweight: association with cardiovascular risk in a nationally representative sample.
Nutrition (Burbank, Los Angeles County, Calif.)
2005

The combined effect of transferrin saturation and low density lipoprotein on mortality.
Family medicine
2004

Ranking departments of family medicine: the eye of the beholder?
Family medicine
2004

In response residency program closures.
Family medicine
2004

Practice profiles, procedures, and personal rewards according to the sex of the physician.
Southern medical journal
2003

Inflammatory markers and exercise: differences related to exercise type.
Medicine and science in sports and exercise
2003

Evaluation and treatment of women with hirsutism.
American family physician
2003

A thorough yet efficient exam identifies most problems in school athletes.
The Journal of family practice
2003

Special olympics, special athletes, special needs?
Journal of the South Carolina Medical Association (1975)
2002

Physical examination for the Special Olympics.
American family physician
2002

Nortriptyline effective for smoking cessation.
The Journal of family practice
2002

Medical students' readiness to provide lifestyle counseling for overweight patients.
Eating behaviors
2002

Does community- or university-based residency sponsorship affect future practice profiles?
Family medicine
2002

Are new antihypertensive agents better than old antihypertensive agents in preventing cardiovascular complications?
The Journal of family practice
2002

A unique leg injury in a dancer.
The Physician and sportsmedicine
2002

msJAMA: residency selection process and the match: does anyone believe anybody?
JAMA
2001

Graduate survey of the South Carolina Area Health Education Consortium family practice residency programs.
Journal of the South Carolina Medical Association (1975)
2001

Exercise-induced anaphylaxis and urticaria.
American family physician
2001

Diagnosis and management of osteomyelitis.
American family physician
2001

Are all beta-blockers equally effective in reducing mortality after acute myocardial infarction (AMI)?
The Journal of family practice
2001

The pharmacist's role in promoting optimal antimicrobial use.
Pharmacotherapy
2000

Recruitment behavior and program directors: how ethical are their perspectives about the match process?
Family medicine
2000

Drug therapy for obesity.
American family physician
2000

Bisoprolol prevents mortality and myocardial infarction after vascular surgery.
The Journal of family practice
2000

Are there differences between vasodilating and nonvasodilating beta-blockers in patients with heart failure? Do patients with ischemic heart disease benefit to the same degree?
The Journal of family practice
2000

The preparticipation physical examination history: who has the correct answers?
Clinical journal of sport medicine : official journal of the Canadian Academy of Sport Medicine
1999

Physician supply in underserved areas of South Carolina: going from bad to worse?
Journal of the South Carolina Medical Association (1975)
1999

Health care coverage of high school athletics in South Carolina: does school size make a difference?
Journal of the South Carolina Medical Association (1975)
1999

Current concepts in the pharmacological management of obesity.
Drugs
1999

Cardiovascular screening of high school athletes.
JAMA
1999

Rupture of pectoralis major during parallel bar dips: case report and review.
Medicine and science in sports and exercise
1998

Lovastatin to prevent acute coronary events with average cholesterol levels.
The Journal of family practice
1998

Management of obesity: medical treatment options.
American family physician
1997

Clinical implications of white coat hypertension.
American family physician
1995

Stress Fracture of the Distal Radius.
The Physician and sportsmedicine
1992

In vitro activity of cefbuperazone compared with that of other new beta-lactam agents against anaerobic gram-negative bacilli and contribution of beta-lactamase to resistance.
Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy
1985

Research Interests

  • Medical Education
  • Graduate Medical Education
  • Primary Care Sports Medicine
  • Exercise and Wellness
  • Preventative Medicine
  • Quality Improvement in Patient Care