Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Elasy, Tom A. , M.D., M.P.H.
Director of the Division of General Internal Medicine and Public Health
Associate Professor of Medicine
Ann and Roscoe R. Robinson Chair of Clinical Research at the Diabetes Center

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Email Address:tom.a.elasy@vanderbilt.edu

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S-1121 MCN 2587


Clinical Interests
Diabetes

Publications
Blaha, MJ, Kusz, KL, Drake, W, Elasy, TA. Hypertension prevalence awareness, treatment and control in North Nashville. Tenn Med, 99(4), 35-7, 2006.

Graber, AL, Shintani, AK, Wolff, K, Brown, A, Elasy, TA. Glycemic relapse in type 2 diabetes. Endocr Pract, 12(2), 145-51, 2006.

Huizinga, MM, Shintani, A, Michon, S, Brown, A, Wolff, K, Shackleford, L, King, EB, Gregory, RP, Davis, D, Stiles, R, Gebretsadik, T, Chen, K, Rothman, R, Pichert, JW, Schlundt, D, Elasy, TA. A randomized controlled trial to prevent glycemic relapse in longitudinal diabetes care: Study protocol (NCT00362193). Implement Sci, 1(1), 24, 2006. PMCID:1634866

Mulvaney, SA, Schlundt, DG, Mudasiru, E, Fleming, M, Vander Woude, AM, Russell, WE, Elasy, TA, Rothman, R. Parent perceptions of caring for adolescents with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Care, 29(5), 993-7, 2006.

Rothman, RL, Housam, R, Weiss, H, Davis, D, Gregory, R, Gebretsadik, T, Shintani, A, Elasy, TA. Patient understanding of food labels: the role of literacy and numeracy. Am J Prev Med, 31(5), 391-8, 2006.

Roumie, CL, Elasy, TA, Greevy, R, Griffin, MR, Liu, X, Stone, WJ, Wallston, KA, Dittus, RS, Alvarez, V, Cobb, J, Speroff, T. Improving blood pressure control through provider education, provider alerts, and patient education: a cluster randomized trial. Ann Intern Med, 145(3), 165-75, 2006.

Nguyen, CV, Powers, AC, Greenspan, DL, Elasy, TA. Diabetes referrals at a Veterans Administration tertiary facility: who are the patients and why are they referred. Diabetes Care, 28(2), 423-4, 2005.

Rothman, RL, Elasy, TA. Can diabetes management programs create sustained improvements in disease outcomes. CMAJ, 173(12), 1467-8, 2005. PMCID:1316162

Elasy, TA, Levy, P, Davis, SN. Optimizing combination therapy for type 2 diabetes in adolescents and adults: a case-based approach. J Fam Pract, 53(10), 815-22, 2004.

Grogan, EL, Speroff, T, Deppen, SA, Roumie, CL, Elasy, TA, Dittus, RS, Rosenbloom, ST, Holzman, MD. Improving documentation of patient acuity level using a progress note template. J Am Coll Surg, 199(3), 468-75, 2004.

Rosenthal, AD, Jin, F, Shu, XO, Yang, G, Elasy, TA, Chow, WH, Ji, BT, Xu, HX, Li, Q, Gao, YT, Zheng, W. Body fat distribution and risk of diabetes among Chinese women. Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord, 28(4), 594-9, 2004.

Rosenthal, AD, Shu, XO, Jin, F, Yang, G, Elasy, TA, Li, Q, Xu, HX, Gao, YT, Zheng, W. Oral contraceptive use and risk of diabetes among Chinese women. Contraception, 69(3), 251-7, 2004.

Roumie, CL, Grogan, EL, Falbe, W, Awad, J, Speroff, T, Dittus, RS, Elasy, TA. A three-part intervention to change the use of hormone replacement therapy in response to new evidence. Ann Intern Med, 141(2), 118-25, 2004.

Brown, AW, Wolff, KL, Elasy, TA, Graber, AL. The role of advanced practice nurses in a shared care diabetes practice model. Diabetes Educ, 27(4), 492-6, 498-500, 502, 2002.

Graber, AL, Elasy, TA, Quinn, D, Wolff, K, Brown, A. Improving glycemic control in adults with diabetes mellitus: shared responsibility in primary care practices. South Med J, 95(7), 684-90, 2002.

Brown A, Wolff K, Elasy TA, Graber AL. The Role of Advanced Practice Nurses in a Shared Care Diabetes Practice Model. Diabetes Educator, 27(4), 492-501, 2001.

Elasy TA, Ellis S, Brown A, Pichert J. A Taxonomy for Diabetes Educational Interventions. Patient Educ Couns. , 43, 121-127, 2001.

Elasy, TA, Ellis, SE, Brown, A, Pichert, JW. A taxonomy for diabetes educational interventions. Patient Educ Couns, 43(2), 121-7, 2001.

Ellis, SE, Elasy, TA. Exercise and glycemic control in diabetes. JAMA, 286(23), 2941-2, 2001.

Friedmann JM, Elasy T, Jensen GL. The relationship between body mass index and self-reported functional limitation among older adults: A gender difference. J Am Geriatr Soc , 49, 398-403, 2001.

Quinn D, Graber A, Elasy TA, Thomas J, Wolff K, Brown A. Developing a Pragmatic, Collaborative Model to Improve Diabetes Care. Jt Comm J Qual Improv , 27(5), 255-264, 2001.

Quinn, DC, Graber, AL, Elasy, TA, Thomas, J, Wolff, K, Brown, A. Overcoming turf battles: developing a pragmatic, collaborative model to improve glycemic control in patients with diabetes. Jt Comm J Qual Improv, 27(5), 255-64, 2001.

Elasy TA, Levinsky M. Effect of low dose continuous estrogen and progesterone therapy with calcium and vitamin D on bone in elderly women. Ann Intern Med., 132(3), 244, 2000.

Elasy TA, Samuel-Hodge C, Skelly A, DeVellis R, Ammerman A, Keyserling T. Development of a Health Status Measure for older African American Women with type 2 Diabetes. Diabetes Care, 23, 325-329, 2000.

Elasy, TA, Samuel-Hodge, CD, DeVellis, RF, Skelly, AH, Ammerman, AS, Keyserling, TC. Development of a health status measure for older African-American women with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Care, 23(3), 325-9, 2000.

Hebert R, Elasy TA, Canter J. The Oslerian Triple Threat: An Endangered Species? A survey of Department of Medicine Chairs. Am J Med., 109, 346-349, 2000.

Keyserling T, Ammerman AS, Samuel-Hodge CD, Ingram AF, Skelly AH, Elasy TA, Johnston LF, Cole A, Henriquez CF. A diabetes management program for African American women with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Educator, 26(5), 796-805, 2000.

Samuel-Hodge C, Headen S, Skelly A, Ingram A, Keyserling TC, Jackson EJ, Ammerman A, Elasy TA. Influences on Day-to-Day Self Management of Type 2 Diabetes Among African-American Women: Spirituality, the Multicaregiver role, and other social context factors. Diabetes Care, 23, 928-933, 2000.

Skelly AH, Samuel-Hodge CD, Elasy TA, Ammerman AS, Headen S, Keyserling T. Development and testing of culturally sensitive instruments for African American women with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Educator, 26(5), 769-774, 2000.

Swiggart W, Pichert J, Elasy TA, Dixon G, Spickard A. Continuing Medical Education Courses on Proper Prescribing of Controlled Substances in the United States. Fed Bull, 86(1), 20-28, 1999.

Crews C, Batal H, Elasy T, Casper E, Mehler P. Primary Care for those with severe and persistent mental illness. West J Med , 169, 245-250, 1998.

Elasy TA. Hyperlipidemia: A Cost-Effective Approach to Management. Primary Care Case Reviews, 1(3), 111-118, 1998.

Elasy TA, Gaddy G. Measuring Subjective Outcomes: Rethinking Reliability and Validity. J Gen Intern Med., 13, 757-761, 1998.

Elasy TA, Mehler P. Secondary Prevention Practices after Acute Myocardial Infarction in a Large City Hospital. Am J Cardiol , 82, 987-989, 1998.

Elasy, TA, Gaddy, G. Measuring subjective outcomes: rethinking reliability and validity. J Gen Intern Med, 13(11), 757-61, 1998. PMCID:1497034

Elasy, TA, Mehler, PS. Secondary prevention practices after acute myocardial infarction in a large city hospital. Am J Cardiol, 82(8), 987-9, 1998.

Elasy TA, Skelly A. Patient with Hyperparathyroidism. Lippincotts Prim Care Pract, 1(5), 563-566, 1997.

Skelly A, Elasy TA. Approaches to therapy: Endocrine Disorders. Lippincotts Prim Care Pract, 1(5), 459-473, 1997.

Elasy TA, Anderson R. Changing Demography of Acute Renal Failure. Seminars in Dialysis, 9(6), 438-443, 1996.

Primary Care and Mental Illness. Elasy T, Crews C, Casper E, Mehler, P. J Gen Intern Med, 11(7), 441-2, 1996.

Elasy T, Tracey M, Kominsky D, Mehler P. Allopurinol Hypersensitivity Revisited. West J Med , 162(4), 360-361, 1995.


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04/25/2007



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