Keck School Faculty

Barbara Turner, MD
Barbara Turner, MD
Clinical Professor of Medicine (Part-Time)
2020 Zonal Avenue Off Campus Los Angeles

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Viral Hepatitis Testing Recognition Award, 2016

American Board of Internal Medicine: Kimball Scholar of the American Board of Internal Medicine, 2012

Patient and Provider-Level Barriers to Hepatitis C Screening and Linkage to Care: A Mixed-Methods Evaluation J Viral Hepat. 2020 Feb 11. . View in PubMed

Chronic Pain Self-Management Program for Low-Income Patients: Themes from a Qualitative Inquiry Pain Med. 2020 Feb 01; 21(2):e1-e8. . View in PubMed

Hepatitis C Virus Screening and Care: Complexity of Implementation in Primary Care Practices Serving Disadvantaged Populations Ann Intern Med. 2019 Dec 03. . View in PubMed

Evaluation of a Multifaceted Intervention to Reduce Health Disparities in Hepatitis C Screening: A Pre-Post Analysis Hepatology. 2019 Jul; 70(1):40-50. . View in PubMed

Cardiovascular Risk Assessment Varies Widely by Calculator and Race/Ethnicity in a Majority Latinx Cohort Living with HIV J Immigr Minor Health. 2019 Apr 19. . View in PubMed

GAL3 receptor knockout mice exhibit an alcohol-preferring phenotype Addict Biol. 2019 09; 24(5):886-897. . View in PubMed

Cost-Effectiveness of Hepatitis C Screening and Treatment in Low-Income, Primarily Hispanic Baby Boomers J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2019; 30(3):1053-1067. . View in PubMed

Is the association of deliberate self-harm with emotional relief stable or dependent on emotional context? J Behav Ther Exp Psychiatry. 2018 09; 60:61-68.. View in PubMed

Implementation of the Chronic Care Model to Reduce Disparities in Hypertension Control: Benefits Take Time J Gen Intern Med. 2018 09; 33(9):1498-1503. . View in PubMed

Digital phenotyping of suicidal thoughts Depress Anxiety. 2018 07; 35(7):601-608. . View in PubMed

Personality pathology and intentional self-harm: cross-cutting insights from categorical and dimensional models Curr Opin Psychol. 2018 06; 21:55-59. . View in PubMed

Prescription Opioid Use is Associated with Virologic Failure in People Living with HIV AIDS Behav. 2018 04; 22(4):1323-1328. . View in PubMed

Increasing Prevalence of Alcohol Use Disorders: Meeting the Challenge in Primary Care : Commentary on Williams et al, Barriers to and Facilitators of Alcohol Use Disorder Pharmacotherapy in Primary Care: A Qualitative Study in Five VA Clinics. J Gen Intern Med. 2018 03; 33(3):236-237. . View in PubMed

An Electronic Health Record-based Intervention to Promote Hepatitis C Virus Testing Among Adults Born Between 1945 and 1965: A Cluster-randomized Trial Med Care. 2018 03; 56(3):274. . View in PubMed

Glutathione monoethyl ester prevents TDP-43 pathology in motor neuronal NSC-34 cells Neurochem Int. 2018 01; 112:278-287. . View in PubMed

Identification and Characterization of Families That Are Positively Deviant for Childhood Obesity in a Latino Population: A Case-Control Study J Obes. 2018; 2018:9285164. . View in PubMed

Association of Regulatory T-Cell Expansion With Progression of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis: A Study of Humans and a Transgenic Mouse Model JAMA Neurol. 2018 06 01; 75(6):681-689. . View in PubMed

Long-distance dispersal over land by fishes: extremely rare ecological events become probable over millennial timescales Proc Biol Sci. 2018 06 27; 285(1881). . View in PubMed

Fatigue Moderates the Relationship Between Perceived Stress and Suicidal Ideation: Evidence From Two High-Resolution Studies J Clin Child Adolesc Psychol. 2018 Jan-Feb; 47(1):116-130. . View in PubMed

Improving support and education of low-income baby boomers diagnosed with chronic hepatitis C virus infection through universal screening J Clin Nurs. 2017 Dec; 26(23-24):4605-4612. . View in PubMed

Less Exercise and More Drugs: How a Low-Income Population Manages Chronic Pain Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2017 Nov; 98(11):2111-2117. . View in PubMed

Combination of valproic acid and morpholino splice-switching oligonucleotide produces improved outcomes in spinal muscular atrophy patient-derived fibroblasts Neurochem Int. 2017 Sep; 108:213-221. . View in PubMed

Examination of real-time fluctuations in suicidal ideation and its risk factors: Results from two ecological momentary assessment studies J Abnorm Psychol. 2017 Aug; 126(6):726-738. . View in PubMed

Gaps in the Public's Knowledge About Chronic Pain: Representative Sample of Hispanic Residents From 5 States J Pain. 2017 Jun; 18(6):628-636. . View in PubMed

Emerging therapies and challenges in spinal muscular atrophy Ann Neurol. 2017 Mar; 81(3):355-368. . View in PubMed

Colorectal Cancer Screening in the United States: What Is the Best FIT? Ann Intern Med. 2017 Feb 21; 166(4):297-298.. View in PubMed

FIB-4 and imaging for measuring fibrosis in hepatitis C virus Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2017 Feb; 29(2):192-198. . View in PubMed

Emotion Regulation in Borderline Personality Disorder: An Experimental Investigation of the Effects of Instructed Acceptance and Suppression Behav Ther. 2017 11; 48(6):750-764. . View in PubMed

Examining the reach of a brief alcohol intervention service in routine practice at a level 1 trauma center J Subst Abuse Treat. 2017 08; 79:29-33. . View in PubMed

Borderline Personality Disorder and the Effects of Instructed Emotional Avoidance or Acceptance in Daily Life J Pers Disord. 2017 08; 31(4):483-502. . View in PubMed

Characterizing Interpersonal Difficulties Among Young Adults Who Engage in Nonsuicidal Self-Injury Using a Daily Diary Behav Ther. 2017 05; 48(3):366-379. . View in PubMed

Induction of the unfolded protein response in familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and association of protein-disulfide isomerase with superoxide dismutase 1 J Biol Chem. 2017 07 14; 292(28):12007. . View in PubMed

Effectiveness of direct-acting antiviral therapy for hepatitis C in difficult-to-treat patients in a safety-net health system: a retrospective cohort study BMC Med. 2017 11 20; 15(1):204. . View in PubMed

Occurrence and co-occurrence of nonsuicidal self-injury and disordered eating in a daily diary study: Which behavior, when? Psychiatry Res. 2016 Dec 30; 246:39-47.. View in PubMed

Comparing two sampling methods to engage hard-to-reach communities in research priority setting BMC Med Res Methodol. 2016 Oct 28; 16(1):146. . View in PubMed

Hospital-Based Hepatitis C Screening of Baby Boomers in a Majority Hispanic South Texas Cohort: Successes and Barriers to Implementation Public Health Rep. 2016 May-Jun; 131 Suppl 2:74-83. . View in PubMed

Disease Mechanisms in ALS: Misfolded SOD1 Transferred Through Exosome-Dependent and Exosome-Independent Pathways Cell Mol Neurobiol. 2016 Apr; 36(3):377-81. . View in PubMed

Novel Measure of Opioid Dose and Costs of Care for Diabetes Mellitus: Opioid Dose and Health Care Costs J Pain. 2016 Mar; 17(3):319-27. . View in PubMed

In response to "National cohort study of opioid analgesic dose and risk of future hospitalization" J Hosp Med. 2016 Feb; 11(2):156. . View in PubMed

Practical Approach to Detection and Management of Chronic Kidney Disease for the Primary Care ClinicianAm J Med. 2016 Feb; 129(2):153-162. e7. . View in PubMed

Drug Overdose: Differing Risk Models for Women and Men among Opioid Users with Non-Cancer Pain Pain Med. 2016 12; 17(12):2268-2279. . View in PubMed

Enhancing survival motor neuron expression extends lifespan and attenuates neurodegeneration in mutant TDP-43 mice Hum Mol Genet. 2016 09 15; 25(18):4080-4093. . View in PubMed

Creating a Culture of Safety Around Bar-Code Medication Administration: An Evidence-Based Evaluation Framework J Nurs Adm. 2016 Jan; 46(1):30-7. . View in PubMed

Diabolical survival in Death Valley: recent pupfish colonization, gene flow and genetic assimilation in the smallest species range on earth Proc Biol Sci. 2016 01 27; 283(1823). . View in PubMed

High priority for hepatitis C screening in safety net hospitals: Results from a prospective cohort of 4582 hospitalized baby boomers Hepatology. 2015 Nov; 62(5):1388-95. . View in PubMed

Longitudinal Analysis of Opioid Analgesic Dose and Diabetes Quality of Care Measures Pain Med. 2015 Nov; 16(11):2134-41. . View in PubMed

Exposure to High-Risk Medications is Associated With Worse Outcomes in Older Veterans With Chronic Pain Am J Med Sci. 2015 Oct; 350(4):279-85. . View in PubMed

Implementing hospital-based baby boomer hepatitis C virus screening and linkage to care: Strategies, results, and costs J Hosp Med. 2015 Aug; 10(8):510-6. . View in PubMed

Drug Overdose in a Retrospective Cohort with Non-Cancer Pain Treated with Opioids, Antidepressants, and/or Sedative-Hypnotics: Interactions with Mental Health Disorders J Gen Intern Med. 2015 Aug; 30(8):1081-96. . View in PubMed

National cohort study of opioid analgesic dose and risk of future hospitalization J Hosp Med. 2015 Jul; 10(7):425-31. . View in PubMed

A qualitative study of veterans on long-term opioid analgesics: barriers and facilitators to multimodality pain management Pain Med. 2015 Apr; 16(4):726-32. . View in PubMed

Assessing risk for drug overdose in a national cohort: role for both daily and total opioid dose? J Pain. 2015 Apr; 16(4):318-25.. View in PubMed

Behavioral support intervention for uncontrolled hypertension: a complier average causal effect (CACE) analysis Med Care. 2015 Feb; 53(2):e9-e15. . View in PubMed

Pain management and opioid risk mitigation in the military Mil Med. 2014 May; 179(5):553-8. . View in PubMed

A qualitative study of family healthy lifestyle behaviors of Mexican-American and Mexican immigrant fathers and mothers J Acad Nutr Diet. 2014 Apr; 114(4):562-9. . View in PubMed

High risk of obesity and weight gain for HIV-infected uninsured minorities J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2014 Feb 01; 65(2):e33-40. . View in PubMed

Cost-effectiveness of a peer and practice staff support intervention Am J Manag Care. 2014 03; 20(3):253-60. . View in PubMed

Improving stroke education performance measures scores: the impact of a stroke nurse coordinator J Neurosci Nurs. 2013 Dec; 45(6):332-7. . View in PubMed

Making the case for the benefits of primary care from observational studies: does an ounce of prevention take a pound of doctor visits? Ann Intern Med. 2013 Oct 01; 159(7):494-5.. View in PubMed

Clinician suspicion of an alcohol problem: an observational study from the AAFP National Research Network Ann Fam Med. 2013 Jan-Feb; 11(1):53-9. . View in PubMed

A randomized trial of peer coach and office staff support to reduce coronary heart disease risk in African-Americans with uncontrolled hypertension J Gen Intern Med. 2012 Oct; 27(10):1258-64. . View in PubMed

Limited PSA testing in indigent men in South Texas: an appropriate care or missing a prevention opportunity? Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2012 Sep; 21(9):1489-96.. View in PubMed

Emotional responses of mothers of late-preterm and term infants J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2011 Nov-Dec; 40(6):719-31. . View in PubMed

A retrospective cohort study of the potency of lipid-lowering therapy and race-gender differences in LDL cholesterol control BMC Cardiovasc Disord. 2011 Sep 30; 11:58. . View in PubMed

Low use of opioid risk reduction strategies in primary care even for high risk patients with chronic pain J Gen Intern Med. 2011 Sep; 26(9):958-64. . View in PubMed

Primary care providers' perspective on prescribing opioids to older adults with chronic non-cancer pain: a qualitative study BMC Geriatr. 2011 Jul 14; 11:35. . View in PubMed

Blood pressure screenings through community nursing health fairs: motivating individuals to seek health care follow-up J Community Health Nurs. 2011 Jul; 28(3):119-29. . View in PubMed

Association of black race with follow-up of an abnormal prostate-specific antigen test J Natl Med Assoc. 2011 Feb; 103(2):150-7. . View in PubMed

Alcohol and sleep problems in primary care patients: a report from the AAFP National Research Network Ann Fam Med. 2010 Nov-Dec; 8(6):484-92. . View in PubMed

Characteristics of older adults receiving opioids in primary care: treatment duration and outcomes Pain Med. 2010 Jul; 11(7):1063-71. . View in PubMed

Outcomes associated with opioid use in the treatment of chronic noncancer pain in older adults: a systematic review and meta-analysis J Am Geriatr Soc. 2010 Jul; 58(7):1353-69. . View in PubMed

Chronic noncancer pain management and opioid overdose: time to change prescribing practices Ann Intern Med. 2010 Jan 19; 152(2):123-4. . View in PubMed

Gaps in addressing problem drinking: overcoming primary care and alcohol treatment deficiencies Curr Psychiatry Rep. 2009 Oct; 11(5):345-52. . View in PubMed

Methodological challenges and limitations of research on alcohol consumption and effect on common clinical conditions: evidence from six systematic reviews J Gen Intern Med. 2009 Oct; 24(10):1156-60. . View in PubMed

Barriers to adherence and hypertension control in a racially diverse representative sample of elderly primary care patients Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2009 Aug; 18(8):672-81. . View in PubMed

Effect of patient comorbidities on filling of antihypertensive prescriptions Am J Manag Care. 2009 Jan; 15(1):24-30. . View in PubMed

Prescription opioids, overdose deaths, and physician responsibility JAMA. 2008 Dec 10; 300(22):2672-3. . View in PubMed

Effect of unrelated comorbid conditions on hypertension management Ann Intern Med. 2008 Apr 15; 148(8):578-86. . View in PubMed

Overcoming poor attendance to first scheduled colonoscopy: a randomized trial of peer coach or brochure support J Gen Intern Med. 2008 Jan; 23(1):58-63. . View in PubMed

Measuring quality of care in patients with multiple clinical conditions: summary of a conference conducted by the Society of General Internal Medicine J Gen Intern Med. 2007 Aug; 22(8):1206-11. . View in PubMed

On-site medical care in methadone maintenance: associations with health care use and expenditures J Subst Abuse Treat. 2007 Mar; 32(2):143-51. . View in PubMed

Evaluation of "The Many Faces of Pain": a chronic cancer pain management education program Can Oncol Nurs J. 2007; 17(2):91-101. . View in PubMed

Effect of dysthymia on receipt of HAART by minority HIV-infected women J Gen Intern Med. 2006 Dec; 21(12):1235-41. . View in PubMed

Effect of drug and medical treatment on wide geographic variations in repeated emergency department use by HIV-infected drug users J Opioid Manag. 2006 Mar-Apr; 2(2):105-12. . View in PubMed

Principles to consider in defining new directions in internal medicine training and certification J Gen Intern Med. 2006 Mar; 21(3):276-8. . View in PubMed

Effectiveness of complete diagnostic examination in clinical practice settings Cancer Detect Prev. 2006; 30(6):545-51. . View in PubMed

Availability of medical care services in drug treatment clinics associated with lower repeated emergency department use Med Care. 2005 Oct; 43(10):985-95. . View in PubMed

Barriers and facilitators to primary care or human immunodeficiency virus clinics providing methadone or buprenorphine for the management of opioid dependence Arch Intern Med. 2005 Aug 8-22; 165(15):1769-76. . View in PubMed

A survey of women regarding factors affecting colorectal cancer screening compliance Prev Med. 2004 Jun; 38(6):669-75. . View in PubMed

Predicting adherence to colonoscopy or flexible sigmoidoscopy on the basis of physician appointment-keeping behavior Ann Intern Med. 2004 Apr 06; 140(7):528-32. . View in PubMed

Impact of a physician-oriented intervention on follow-up in colorectal cancer screening Prev Med. 2004 Apr; 38(4):375-81. . View in PubMed

Effects of long-term, medically supervised, drug-free treatment and methadone maintenance treatment on drug users' emergency department use and hospitalization Clin Infect Dis. 2003 Dec 15; 37 Suppl 5:S457-63. . View in PubMed

Antiretroviral adherence interventions: a review of current literature and ongoing studies Top HIV Med. 2003 Nov-Dec; 11(6):185-98. . View in PubMed

Physician-reported reasons for limited follow-up of patients with a positive fecal occult blood test screening result Am J Gastroenterol. 2003 Sep; 98(9):2078-81. . View in PubMed

Physician and patient factors associated with ordering a colon evaluation after a positive fecal occult blood test J Gen Intern Med. 2003 May; 18(5):357-63. . View in PubMed

Interest in healthy diet and physical activity interventions peripartum among female partners of active duty military Mil Med. 2003 Apr; 168(4):320-5. . View in PubMed

Outpatient patterns of care and longitudinal intensity of antiretroviral therapy for HIV-infected drug users Med Care. 2002 Oct; 40(10):976-95. . View in PubMed

Effect of medical, drug abuse, and mental health care on receipt of dental care by drug users J Subst Abuse Treat. 2002 Oct; 23(3):239-46. . View in PubMed

Adherence to antiretroviral therapy by human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients J Infect Dis. 2002 May 15; 185 Suppl 2:S143-51. . View in PubMed

HIV-1 RNA viral load monitoring in HIV-infected drug users on antiretroviral therapy: relationship with outpatient care patterns J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2002 Mar 01; 29(3):270-4. . View in PubMed

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