Texas Medicine Magazine

A Publication of the Texas Medical Association  

Texas Medicine is available to TMA members and presents timely information on public health, medicolegal issues, medical economics, science, medical education, and legislative affairs affecting Texas physicians and their patients.


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The Leadership Issue: Meet TMA's incoming President Linda Villarreal, MD, who has big goals for restoring a personalized touch to the medical profession. Plus, learn about how other TMA physician leaders are advocating on payment, LGBTQ health, school health advisory committees, and more.

From the Valley to the Top: Incoming TMA President E. Linda Villarreal, MD, has pursued medicine – and the betterment of the profession – through every conceivable end and repeated personal trials.

Fite's Points of Pride: Outgoing TMA President Diana L. Fite, MD's COVID-plagued presidency did not stop her from accomplishing important goals.

LGBTQ Health: TMA’s newest section helps Texas physicians treat a widely misunderstood population.

RUC-Solid Leadership: San Antonio radiologist Zeke Silva, MD, looks to move Medicare payments into the future as chair of a key AMA committee.

The ABCs of Health: Physician leadership on school health advisory councils, or SHACs, can improve local policies.


A Healthy Knowledge: The more literate patients are about health matters, the easier it is for physicians to treat them.

Longer Coverage, Longer Lives: TMA urges Texas to keep pregnant women on Medicaid 12 months postpartum following federal enticement in COVID-19 relief bill.

Talk to Patients About: Vaccines and additives

Also in this issue:

04 Commentary: Talking through vaccine hesitancy
08 History of Medicine: UT Austin’s brain collection
12 Rounds
48 #TMAMemberMonday



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Index to Texas Medicine

Medical terminology is based on usage of MeSH, the National Library of Medicine's Medical Subject Headings, which are used in Index Medicus. If a term does not appear in MeSH, then the author's usage or common usage is preferred.

Each index consists of three parts: the subject index, the author index, and the index of deaths.

Texas Medicine, Volume 114, 2018

Subject, Author, Deaths  

Texas Medicine, Volume 113, 2017

Subject, Author, Deaths

Texas Medicine, Volume 112, 2016

Subject, Author, Deaths

Texas Medicine, Volume 111, 2015


Texas Medicine, Volume 110, 2014

Subject, Author, Deaths

Texas Medicine, Volume 109, 2013  


Texas Medicine, Volume 108, 2012  

Subject, Author, Deaths  

 Texas Medicine, Volume 107, 2011

 Subject, Author, Deaths

 Texas Medicine, Volume 106, 2010

 Subject, Author, Deaths  

 Texas Medicine, Volume 105, 2009

 Subject, Author, Deaths

 Texas Medicine, Volume 104, 2008

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 Texas Medicine, Volume 103, 2007

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 Texas Medicine, Volume 102, 2006

 Subject, Author, Deaths

 Texas Medicine, Volume 101, 2005

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 Texas Medicine, Volume 100, 2004

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 Texas Medicine, Volume 99, 2003

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 Texas Medicine, Volume 98, 2002

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 Texas Medicine, Volume 97, 2001

 Subject, Author, Deaths

 Texas Medicine, Volume 96, 2000

 Subject, Author, Deaths

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Last Updated On

May 02, 2021