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In the April issue of Texas Medicine, meet incoming TMA president Diana Fite, MD, who lives up to her last name when it comes to her dedication to easing the long list of frustrations plaguing today’s physicians: quality measures, electronic health records, prior authorizations, and low Medicaid pay, among others. Plus ... Renowned vaccine researcher Peter Hotez, MD, discusses the re-emergence of preventable diseases. And a look at past crises reveals how prepared Texas is for novel diseases like COVID-19.

  •  TMA Brings its Fite - Meet incoming TMA president Diana Fite, MD, who lives up to her last name when it comes to her dedication to easing the long list of frustrations plaguing today’s physicians
  • Back to the Heart - Cancer survivor Lee Tomlinson offers his take on the importance of compassionate care
  •  In Defense of Public Health - Renowned vaccine researcher Peter Hotez, MD, discusses the re-emergence of preventable diseases
  •  Contract Dodge Rejected - An appeals court denies an arguably “absurd” free speech challenge to a cancer center’s debt-collection suit
  •  Medical Student Debt
  •  Desegregating Medicine - The late Edith Irby Jones, MD, broke barriers in all-white medical schools in the South and in her hometown of Houston
  •  Going Nowhere - Resignations from PTAC committee cast doubt on future of physician-created alternative payment models
  • Seeking a Measure of Reason - TMA joins a collaborative that aims to standardize quality metrics
  • Bracing for the Big Ones - Novel viruses like COVID-19 could be a tough test for Texas' public health system
  • Talk to Patients About: Cleanliness vs. Vaccines
  • It's Your House: TMA House of Delegates Goes Virtual

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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

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Texas Medicine, Volume 110, 2014

Subject, Author, Deaths

Texas Medicine, Volume 109, 2013  

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Texas Medicine, Volume 108, 2012  

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 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

 Subject, Author, Deaths

 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

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April 01, 2020