Rodrigo B Cavalcanti

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of rosiglitazone for HIV-related lipoatrophy
    Rodrigo B Cavalcanti
    Department of Medicine and McLaughlin Rotman Centre, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, M5T 2S8, Canada
    J Infect Dis 195:1754-61. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Publishing history does not correlate with clinical performance among internal medicine residents
    Rodrigo B Cavalcanti
    Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, and University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Med Educ 44:468-74. 2010
  3. doi request reprint The biasing effect of clinical history on physical examination diagnostic accuracy
    Matthew Sibbald
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Med Educ 45:827-34. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Should we teach using schemas? Evidence from a randomised trial
    Sarah Blissett
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Med Educ 46:815-22. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Competencies "plus": the nature of written comments on internal medicine residents' evaluation forms
    Shiphra Ginsburg
    Mount Sinai Hospital, 433 600 University Ave, Toronto, ON
    Acad Med 86:S30-4. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Instruction using a high-fidelity cardiopulmonary simulator improves examination skills and resource allocation in family medicine trainees
    David W Frost
    Herbert Ho Ping Kong Centre of Excellence in Education and Practice, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Simul Healthc 6:278-83. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of DXA estimations of body fat in HIV lipodystrophy: implications for clinical research
    Rodrigo B Cavalcanti
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, and Division of General Internal Medicine, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Densitom 8:293-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Teaching dermatology to internal medicine residents: needs assessment survey and possible directions
    Aaron M Drucker
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Cutan Med Surg 17:39-45. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Morning report blog: a web-based tool to enhance case-based learning
    Isaac I Bogoch
    Herbert Ho Ping Kong Centre of Excellence in Education and Practice, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Teach Learn Med 24:238-41. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Design and implementation of a low-cost multimodal procedure cart for an internal medicine ward
    David W Frost
    Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Hosp Pract (1995) 39:122-7. 2011

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of rosiglitazone for HIV-related lipoatrophy
    Rodrigo B Cavalcanti
    Department of Medicine and McLaughlin Rotman Centre, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, M5T 2S8, Canada
    J Infect Dis 195:1754-61. 2007
    ..Thiazolidinediones such as rosiglitazone may have benefit in ameliorating human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) lipoatrophy...
  2. doi request reprint Publishing history does not correlate with clinical performance among internal medicine residents
    Rodrigo B Cavalcanti
    Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital, and University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Med Educ 44:468-74. 2010
    ..Further research is needed to identify predictors and measures of performance in scholarly activities...
  3. doi request reprint The biasing effect of clinical history on physical examination diagnostic accuracy
    Matthew Sibbald
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Med Educ 45:827-34. 2011
    ..However, it is unclear whether clinicians adhere to these early hypotheses in the face of unexpected physical findings, thus resulting in diagnostic error...
  4. doi request reprint Should we teach using schemas? Evidence from a randomised trial
    Sarah Blissett
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Med Educ 46:815-22. 2012
    ..The effects of schema-based instruction on diagnostic accuracy and knowledge organisation have not been rigorously tested...
  5. doi request reprint Competencies "plus": the nature of written comments on internal medicine residents' evaluation forms
    Shiphra Ginsburg
    Mount Sinai Hospital, 433 600 University Ave, Toronto, ON
    Acad Med 86:S30-4. 2011
    ..However, little is known about the nature of comments written by internal medicine faculty on residents' ITERs...
  6. doi request reprint Instruction using a high-fidelity cardiopulmonary simulator improves examination skills and resource allocation in family medicine trainees
    David W Frost
    Herbert Ho Ping Kong Centre of Excellence in Education and Practice, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Simul Healthc 6:278-83. 2011
    ..High-fidelity cardiopulmonary simulators have proven promising in various areas of medical education but have yet to be studied in Family Medicine training...
  7. ncbi request reprint Reproducibility of DXA estimations of body fat in HIV lipodystrophy: implications for clinical research
    Rodrigo B Cavalcanti
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, and Division of General Internal Medicine, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Densitom 8:293-7. 2005
    ..Minimal detectable differences were smaller than differences observed in published studies for all measurements. DXA is a sensitive tool for detecting changes in peripheral fat among patients with HIV lipodystrophy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Teaching dermatology to internal medicine residents: needs assessment survey and possible directions
    Aaron M Drucker
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Cutan Med Surg 17:39-45. 2013
    ..No study to date has assessed the needs of internal medicine trainees in Canada with regard to dermatology teaching...
  9. doi request reprint Morning report blog: a web-based tool to enhance case-based learning
    Isaac I Bogoch
    Herbert Ho Ping Kong Centre of Excellence in Education and Practice, Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Teach Learn Med 24:238-41. 2012
    ..Morning report is an interactive case-based teaching session common to internal medicine training programs across North America...
  10. doi request reprint Design and implementation of a low-cost multimodal procedure cart for an internal medicine ward
    David W Frost
    Toronto Western Hospital, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Hosp Pract (1995) 39:122-7. 2011
    ..In this article, we describe our experience developing and implementing a low-cost multimodal procedure cart in an academic health sciences center. We also provide pilot data on perceived usefulness by trainees...
  11. pmc A meta-analysis of six placebo-controlled trials of thiazolidinedione therapy for HIV lipoatrophy
    Janet M Raboud
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    HIV Clin Trials 11:39-50. 2010
    ..To determine the impact of thiazolidinediones (TZD) on changes in limb fat mass in HIV-infected individuals, particularly in those not receiving a thymidine analogue...
  12. doi request reprint Role of clinical context in residents' physical examination diagnostic accuracy
    Matthew Sibbald
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    Med Educ 45:415-21. 2011
    ..Clinical context may act as both an aid to decision making and a source of bias contributing to medical error. The effect of clinical history, a form of clinical context, on the diagnostic accuracy of the physical examination is unknown...
  13. pmc Evaluation of standardized doctor's orders as an educational tool for undergraduate medical students: a prospective cohort study
    Yuna Lee
    St, Michael s Hospital, 4 CCW 149 30 bond st, Toronto, Ontario M5B 1W8, Canada
    BMC Med Educ 13:97. 2013
    ..The objective of the study was to evaluate the impact of standardized admission orders on disease-specific knowledge among undergraduate medical trainees...
  14. doi request reprint Do you have to re-examine to reconsider your diagnosis? Checklists and cardiac exam
    Matthew Sibbald
    Faculty of Health Professions Education, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMJ Qual Saf 22:333-8. 2013
    ..This study assessed whether checklists improve cardiac exam diagnostic accuracy, and whether this benefit is dependent on collecting additional information...
  15. ncbi request reprint Rosiglitazone for HIV-1 lipoatrophy
    Rodrigo B Cavalcanti
    Lancet 363:1828-9; author reply 1829. 2004