Publications

Latest by the Institute of Lifestyle Medicine Team

Time for Food–Training Physiatrists in Nutritional Prescription.

Polak R, Dacey M, Phillips EM.  J Rehabil Medicine, January 2017.

Time for Food–Including Nutrition on Physiatrists’ Tables.

Polak R, Dacey ML, Phillips EM.  American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, April 2016.

Polak R, Phillips EM, Nordgren J, La Puma J, La Barba J, Cucuzzella M, Graham R, Harlan TS, Burg T, Eisenberg D. Glob Adv Health Med. January 2016.

Medical Education Online. 2016. Lifestyle medicine curriculum for a preventive medicine residency program: implementation and outcomes. Authors include Mary Kennedy and Edward Phillips. Incorporating the lifestyle medicine curriculum is feasible for preventive medicine training allowing residents to improve their health behavior change discussions with patients as well as their own personal health habits.

Credentialed Chefs as Certified Wellness Coaches: Call For Action

Rani Polak, Gary A. Sforzo, Diana Dill, Edward M. Phillips, Margaret Moore. Eating Behaviors. Volume 19, December 2015, Pages 65–67

Lifestyle Medicine Education

Rani Polak, MD, MBA, Rachele M. Pojednic, PhD, EdM, MS, and Edward M. Phillips, MD. Am J Lifestyle Med. 2015 Sep; 9(5): 361–367.

Including Lifestyle Medicine in Undergraduate Medical Curricula

Phillips E, Pojednic R, Polak R, Bush J, Trilk J. Including Lifestyle Medicine in Undergraduate Medical Curricula. Med Educ Online 2015 Feb 3; 20:26150.

Lifestyle medicine potential for reversing a world of chronic disease epidemics: from cell to community.

Sagner M, Katz D, Egger G, Lianov L, Schulz KH, Braman M, Behbod B, Phillips E, Dysinger W, Ornish D. Lifestyle medicine potential for reversing a world of chronic disease epidemics: from cell to community. Int J Clin Pract. 2014 Nov;68(11):1289-92. doi: 10.1111/ijcp.12509.

Incorporating ‘Exercise is Medicine’ into the University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville and Greenville Health System.

Trilk JL, Phillips EM. Incorporating ‘Exercise is Medicine’ into the University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville and Greenville Health System. Br J Sports Med. 2014 Feb;48(3):165-7. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2013-093157

Innovation in diabetes care: improving consumption of healthy food through a “chef coaching” program: a case report.

Polak R, Dill D, Abrahamson MJ, Pojednic RM, Phillips EM. Innovation in diabetic patients care: improving consumption of healthy food through “Chef Coaching” Program – A case report. Glob Adv Health Med. 2014;3(6):42-48

Physical activity counseling in medical school education: a systematic review.

Dacey LM, Kennedy MA, Polak R, Phillips EM. Physical activity counseling in medical school education: a systematic review. Med Educ Online. 2014 Jul 24;19:24325

Bridging the gap – planning Lifestyle Medicine fellowship curricula: A cross sectional study.

Polak R, Dacey ML, Keenan H, Phillips EM. Bridging the gap – planning a Lifestyle Medicine fellowship curricula: A cross sectional study. BMC Med Educ. 2014 Dec 30;14(1):1045.

The exercise prescription: a tool to improve physical activity.

Phillips EM, Kennedy MA. The exercise prescription: a tool to improve physical activity. PM R. 2012 Nov;4(11):818-25. doi: 10.1016/j.pmrj.2012.09.582.

The impact of lifestyle medicine continuing education on provider knowledge, attitudes, and counseling behaviors.

Dacey M, Arnstein F, Kennedy MA, Wolf J, Phillips EM. The impact of lifestyle medicine continuing education on provider knowledge, attitudes and counseling behaviors. Med Teach. 2013 May;35(5):e1149-56. doi: 10.3109/0142159X.2012.733459.

 


Lifestyle Medicine Publications/Position Papers

Physician competencies for prescribing lifestyle medicine. 

Lianov L, Johnson M. Physician competencies for prescribing lifestyle medicine. Jul 14 2010;304(2):202-203.

Teaching Nutrition and Physical Activity in Medical School: Training Doctors for Prevention-Oriented Care

Bipartisan Policy Center, June 2014.

Lifestyle medicine competencies for primary care physicians.

Dysinger W. Lifestyle medicine competencies for primary care physicians. Virtual Mentor. 2013 Apr 1;15(4):306-10. doi: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2013.15.4.medu1-1304.