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Publications: Toney L. Welborn, MD, MPH, MS


  1. Welborn T. Giving bad news. Perm J. 2019; 23
  2. Heu MK, Welborn T, Nagykaldi Z. Clinical Question: In adult patients on warfarin, does-home-self-testing of prothrombin time and/or international normalized ratio provide the same outcomes compared to testing by a home health nurse or in a clinical setting? J Okla State Med Assoc 2016;109:99-100.
  3. Fida A, Egbe S, Scheid DC, Welborn TL, McCarthy LH. In adults what is the best diagnostic test for restless leg syndrome? J Okla State Med Assoc 2014;107:432-4.
  4. Nguyen T, Valentine R, Brand J, Welborn TL. In adults with reduced left ventricular ejection fractions (systolic heart failure), does coenzyme Q10 improve cardiac function or patient outcomes? J Okla State Med Assoc 2013;106:9-10.
  5. Marshall M, Jordan K, Brand JL, Welborn TL. In women over 35 years of age who smoke, does mirena (levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system) reduce the risk of DVTs compared to oral contraceptives? J Okla State Med Assoc 2013;106:362-3
  6. Nguyen J, Brown J, Mold JW, Welborn TL. In patients with concussions, is the probability of permanent neurological damage predicted better by total number of concussions than by severity and duration of individual concussions? J Okla State Med Assoc 2013;106:431-2.
  7. Lobb K, Rashid S, Crawford S, Welborn TL. Do adults with a diagnosis of type II diabetes mellitus without cardiac symptoms who undergo routine cardiac stress testing suffer fewer first time episodes of myocardial infarction than those who do not undergo routine cardiac stress testing? J Okla State Med Assoc 2013;106:285-6.
  8. Kirsch L, Perry R, Reilly KE, Welborn TL. Does refraining from playing sports during and for several weeks after EBV infection reduce serious complications such as splenic rupture? J Okla State Med Assoc 2013;106:45-6.
  9. Dunlap P, Zafar S, Tietze P, Welborn TL. In adults (ages 20 - 50) with gastroesophageal reflux disease taking a proton pump inhibitor daily who present with new onset headache, are there common co-morbid conditions? J Okla State Med Assoc 2013;106:130-1
  10. Douglas C, Ainsworth A, Aspy C, Welborn TL. Does oral immunotherapy reduce the risk of a hypersensitivity reaction to poison ivy? Evidence-Based Practice 2012; 15(1): 9.
  11. Nall M, Bridges C, Ramakrishnan K, Welborn TL. Question: in non-diabetic patients over 12 years of age with cellulitis being treated in an outpatient setting, does antibiotic therapy with clindamycin or trimethoprimsulfamethoxazole better prevent hospitalization due to failed outpatient therapy? J Okla State Med Assoc 2012;105:461-2.
  12. Myrick L, Tress R, Mold JW, Welborn TL. In adults with Restless Legs Syndrome, which treatments have been found to be effective? J Okla State Med Assoc 2012;105:313-5.
  13. Edalati S, Fida A, Fox A, Welborn TL, McCarthy LH. Clinical question: how long should antibiotics be continued in adult males with acute prostatitis? J Okla State Med Assoc 2012;105:471-2.
  14. Aiku IL, Malling H, Welborn T. Question: does enteral feeding adversely impact outcomes in patients with acute pancreatitis? J Okla State Med Assoc 2012;105:273-4.
  15. Al-Kazaz A, Green M, Canillas M, Welborn TL. In athletes with mild intermittent asthma, is a beta-2 agonist 15-30 minutes prior to activity more effective at preventing an asthma attack than a daily inhaled steroid? J Okla State Med Assoc 2012;105:425-6.
  16. Roberts M, Malling H, Welborn T. Question: Is oral ivermectin more effective than 5% permethrin cream for scabies? Journal of the Oklahoma State Medical Association 2011; 104(10):374.
  17. Jacks C, Caballero R, Brand J, Welborn TL. Does regular use of peak flow meters Improve asthma outcomes in school aged children? Journal of the Oklahoma State Medical Association 2011; 104(9): 342
  18. Gupta R, Kirby S, Lawler F, Welborn TL. Does atenolol reduce adverse cardiovascular outcomes in adult patients with hypertension? Journal of the Oklahoma State Medical Association 2011; 104(4): 130-131
  19. Gandhi S, Jain V, Welborn TL, Aspy CB. Are adults with nocturia more likely to have obstructive sleep apnea than adults without nocturia? Evidence-Based Practice 2011; 14(1): 8.
  20. Dunlap P, Salinas RC, Welborn T. Should patients who have a significant increase in BUN or creatinine (more than 30% above baseline) in response to an ACEI or ARB be tested for renal stenosis? Journal of the Oklahoma State Medical Association 2010; 103(11/12): 545-546.
  21. Lobb K, Anzaldua A, Lawler F, Welborn T. Do orally administered corticosteroids reduce acute sciatic pain in adults more than placebo? Journal of the Oklahoma State Medical Association 2010; 103(10): 508-509.
  22. Welborn TL, Azarian MH, Davis NJ, Layton JC, Aspy CB, Mold JW. Development of an obesity counseling model based on a study of determinants of intentional sustained weight loss. Journal of the Oklahoma State Medical Association 2010; 103(7): 243-247.
  23. Douglas OV, Criswell DF, Welborn TL. Does consumption of green tea decrease mortality due to cardiovascular disease? Evidence-Based Practice 2010; 13(8): 7-8.
  24. Welborn TL, Reilly KM. Management of depression in family medicine. Resident Reporter 2002; 7(2): 25-32.


  1. Welborn TL, Salinas R, Ramakrishnan K. Upper Gastrointestinal Conditions. FP Essentials, Edition 326, AAFP Home Study. Leawood, KS. American Academy of Family Physicians, July, 2006.