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Lynn Anne Bowlby

Adjunct Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine
Medicine, General Internal Medicine
Box 2992 Med Ctr, Durham, NC 27710
4220 N Roxboro Rd, Durham, NC 27710

Selected Publications


Development and validation of an electronic health records-based opioid use disorder algorithm by expert clinical adjudication among patients with prescribed opioids.

Journal Article Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf · May 2023 BACKGROUND: In the US, over 200 lives are lost from opioid overdoses each day. Accurate and prompt diagnosis of opioid use disorders (OUD) may help prevent overdose deaths. However, international classification of disease (ICD) codes for OUD are known to u ... Full text Open Access Link to item Cite

Two-year outcomes following the HIDOC program: expanding outpatient care delivery to meet the needs of medically complex, high-utilizing patients with a broader interprofessional care team.

Journal Article J Interprof Care · 2023 This article describes the Highly Individualized Dedicated Onsite Care (HIDOC) intensive primary care program implemented at a university clinic, comprising (a) care by an interprofessional team, (b) new logistical capacity, and (c) clinician skills traini ... Full text Link to item Cite

Addressing the Opioid Crisis: A Dynamic Case-Based Module Set for Interprofessional Educators, Learners, and Clinicians.

Journal Article MedEdPORTAL · 2022 INTRODUCTION: In 2017, the opioid crisis was declared a public health emergency in the United States. The CDC has called for a multifaceted, collaborative approach to address the opioid epidemic. Though many resources have been made available for provider ... Full text Open Access Link to item Cite

IEEE pre-university science, technology, engineering, and mathematics outreach: Share. Give back. Inspire

Journal Article IEEE Potentials · January 1, 2022 Did you know that, according to Wikipedia, Nicola Tesla became interested in demonstrations of electricity conducted by his physics professor? He later wrote that the demonstrations of these 'mysterious phenomena' made him want 'to know more of this wonder ... Full text Cite

Using a Theory of Action to Define Effective Pre-University STEM Programs

Conference IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference, EDUCON · January 1, 2022 IEEE, as one of the stewards of the profession, is invested in encouraging pre-university students to pursue STEM careers. Each year IEEE's global community of volunteers conduct hundreds of STEM outreach activities engaging thousands of students. While th ... Full text Cite

Buprenorphine physician-pharmacist collaboration in the management of patients with opioid use disorder: results from a multisite study of the National Drug Abuse Treatment Clinical Trials Network.

Journal Article Addiction · July 2021 BACKGROUND AND AIMS: Physician and pharmacist collaboration may help address the shortage of buprenorphine-waivered physicians and improve care for patients with opioid use disorder (OUD). This study investigated the feasibility and acceptability of a new ... Full text Open Access Link to item Cite

Multiyear Outcomes of a Population-Oriented Care Redesign in an Internal Medicine Residency Continuity Clinic.

Journal Article J Health Care Poor Underserved · 2020 The cornerstone of ambulatory care training for internal medicine residents is the continuity clinic, which often serves medically and psychosocially complex patients. We conducted and evaluated a population-oriented redesign to improve care for "high-need ... Full text Link to item Cite

Geriatric Resource Teams: Equipping Primary Care Practices to Meet the Complex Care Needs of Older Adults.

Journal Article Geriatrics (Basel, Switzerland) · October 2019 Primary care practices lack the time, expertise, and resources to perform traditional comprehensive geriatric assessment. In particular, they need methods to improve their capacity to identify and care for older adults with complex care needs, such as cogn ... Full text Cite

Integration of musculoskeletal physical therapy care in the patient-centred medical home (IMPaC): protocol for a single-site randomised clinical trial.

Journal Article BMJ Open · August 8, 2018 INTRODUCTION: Annually, >50% of the US population reports musculoskeletal (MSK) pain to a provider, with direct healthcare costs exceeding $185 billion. The number of MSK complaints and the associated costs are projected to rise, increasing demand for and ... Full text Link to item Cite

Internet Versus DVD Decision Aids for Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis.

Journal Article Musculoskeletal Care · June 2016 INTRODUCTION: Decision aids (DAs) can improve multiple decision-making outcomes, but it is not known whether different formats of delivery differ in their effectiveness or acceptability. The present study compared the effectiveness and acceptability of int ... Full text Link to item Cite

The Cholesterol, Hypertension, And Glucose Education (CHANGE) study: results from a randomized controlled trial in African Americans with diabetes.

Journal Article Am Heart J · July 2013 BACKGROUND: Cardiovascular disease (CVD) and diabetes account for one-third of the mortality difference between African American and white patients. We evaluated the effect of a CVD risk reduction intervention in African Americans with diabetes. METHODS: W ... Full text Open Access Link to item Cite

Establishing faculty needs and priorities for peer-mentoring groups using a nominal group technique.

Journal Article Med Teach · 2012 Peer-mentoring groups are purported to enhance faculty productivity and retention, but the literature about implementation is sparse. Nominal Group Sessions (n=5) with 66 faculty members in different tracks developed prioritized lists of unmet professional ... Full text Link to item Cite

Randomized trial of web-based training about opioid therapy for chronic pain.

Journal Article Clin J Pain · 2010 OBJECTIVES: The treatment of chronic noncancer pain with chronic opioid therapy has increased rapidly, but medicine residents receive little training concerning this therapy. Therefore we conducted a trial to determine if an interactive web-based training ... Full text Link to item Cite

The Cholesterol, Hypertension, and Glucose Education (CHANGE) study for African Americans with diabetes: study design and methodology.

Journal Article Am Heart J · September 2009 BACKGROUND: Cardiovascular disease (CVD) and diabetes account for over one third of the mortality difference between African Americans and white patients. The increased CVD risk in African Americans is due in large part to the clustering of multiple CVD ri ... Full text Link to item Cite

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The role of menopausal hormone therapy in preventing osteoporotic fractures: a critical review of the clinical evidence.

Journal Article Minerva Med · October 2005 Osteoporosis is a common disease resulting in millions of potentially preventable fractures each year. Women are disproportionately affected by osteoporosis compared to men, with loss of gonadal functioning and aging being the 2 most important contributing ... Link to item Cite