James R Webster Jr

  • 412 Citations
1954 …2019
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Personal profile

Research Interests

Patientsafety/medical error, Iatrogenesis

Certifications and Licenses

Pulmonary Disease
Internal Medicine

Training Experience

1957Internship, Philadelphia General Hospital
1960Residency, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center
1963Postdoctoral Fellowship, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Education/Academic qualification

MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

… → 1956

Research interests

  • Aging
  • Eldercare
  • Geriatrics
  • Health Policy
  • Lungs / Breathing Problems
  • Patient Safety
  • Public Policy

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Grants 1993 2011

Research Output 1954 2019

Reducing firearm injuries and deaths in the United States to the editor

Webster Jr, J. R., Jun 18 2019, In : Annals of internal medicine. 170, 12, p. 910-911 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Firearms
Wounds and Injuries

Wanted: Local Medical Experts/Champions to Prevent Gun Violence

Webster Jr, J. R., Mar 1 2019, In : American Journal of Medicine. 132, 3, p. 276-277 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Firearms
Violence

Dismissing the immortality myth: Improving care and incidentally reducing costs

Webster Jr, J. R., Jan 1 2013, In : American Journal of Medicine. 126, 5, p. 368-369 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Physician-Patient Relations
Terminal Care
Quality of Health Care
Patient Satisfaction
Health Care Costs

Can the practice of retainer medicine improve primary care? To the Editor

Webster Jr, J. R., Mar 6 2012, In : Annals of Internal Medicine. 156, 5, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Medical Practice Management
Medical Fees
Professional Ethics
Primary Health Care
Concierge Medicine

Cost of health care and the role of physicians - Reply

Webster Jr, J. R., Mar 21 2012, In : JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association. 307, 12, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

Physician's Role
Health Care Costs