J Benbassat

Summary

Affiliation: Myers-JDC-Brookdale Institute
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A proposal for teaching basic clinical skills for mastery: the case against vertical integration
    Jochanan Benbassat
    Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, The Smokler Center for Health Policy Research, Jerusalem, Israel
    Acad Med 82:83-91. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Undesirable features of the medical learning environment: a narrative review of the literature
    Jochanan Benbassat
    Department of Health Policy Research, Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, P O Box 3886, 91037, Jerusalem, Israel
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 18:527-36. 2013
  3. pmc The effect of clinical interventions on hospital readmissions: a meta-review of published meta-analyses
    Jochanan Benbassat
    JDC Brookdale Institute, Health Policy Research Program, PO Box 3886, Jerusalem, 91037, Israel
    Isr J Health Policy Res 2:1. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Objectives of teaching direct ophthalmoscopy to medical students
    Jochanan Benbassat
    Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, The Smokler Center for Health Policy Research, Jerusalem, Israel
    Acta Ophthalmol 90:503-7. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Expected benefits of streamlining undergraduate medical education by early commitment to specific medical specialties
    Jochanan Benbassat
    Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, Smokler Center for Health Policy Research, PO Box 3886, 91037, Jerusalem, Israel
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 17:145-55. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint The time horizons of formal decision analyses
    J Benbassat
    Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, PO Box 13087, Jerusalem 91037, Israel
    QJM 100:383-8. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Uncertainties in the selection of applicants for medical school
    Jochanan Benbassat
    The Smokler Center for Health Policy Research, Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, Jerusalem 91037, Israel
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 12:509-21. 2007
  8. doi request reprint A proposal for overcoming problems in teaching interviewing skills to medical students
    Jochanan Benbassat
    Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, The Smokler Center for Health Policy Research, P O Box 3886, Jerusalem 91037, Israel
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 14:441-50. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Reliability of screening methods for diabetic retinopathy
    Jochanan Benbassat
    Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, The Smokler Center for Health Policy Research, Jerusalem, Israel
    Diabet Med 26:783-90. 2009
  10. pmc Narrative review: should teaching of the respiratory physical examination be restricted only to signs with proven reliability and validity?
    Jochanan Benbassat
    Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, Smokler Center for Health Policy Research, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Gen Intern Med 25:865-72. 2010

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Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint A proposal for teaching basic clinical skills for mastery: the case against vertical integration
    Jochanan Benbassat
    Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, The Smokler Center for Health Policy Research, Jerusalem, Israel
    Acad Med 82:83-91. 2007
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Undesirable features of the medical learning environment: a narrative review of the literature
    Jochanan Benbassat
    Department of Health Policy Research, Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, P O Box 3886, 91037, Jerusalem, Israel
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 18:527-36. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc The effect of clinical interventions on hospital readmissions: a meta-review of published meta-analyses
    Jochanan Benbassat
    JDC Brookdale Institute, Health Policy Research Program, PO Box 3886, Jerusalem, 91037, Israel
    Isr J Health Policy Res 2:1. 2013
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  4. doi request reprint Objectives of teaching direct ophthalmoscopy to medical students
    Jochanan Benbassat
    Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, The Smokler Center for Health Policy Research, Jerusalem, Israel
    Acta Ophthalmol 90:503-7. 2012
    ..To propose the objectives of undergraduate training in direct ophthalmoscopy (DO)...
  5. doi request reprint Expected benefits of streamlining undergraduate medical education by early commitment to specific medical specialties
    Jochanan Benbassat
    Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, Smokler Center for Health Policy Research, PO Box 3886, 91037, Jerusalem, Israel
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 17:145-55. 2012
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint The time horizons of formal decision analyses
    J Benbassat
    Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, PO Box 13087, Jerusalem 91037, Israel
    QJM 100:383-8. 2007
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Uncertainties in the selection of applicants for medical school
    Jochanan Benbassat
    The Smokler Center for Health Policy Research, Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, Jerusalem 91037, Israel
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 12:509-21. 2007
    ..The final selection of medical students may then be based either on past academic achievements, or on a lottery, or on various combinations thereof...
  8. doi request reprint A proposal for overcoming problems in teaching interviewing skills to medical students
    Jochanan Benbassat
    Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, The Smokler Center for Health Policy Research, P O Box 3886, Jerusalem 91037, Israel
    Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract 14:441-50. 2009
    ..Hopefully, students will also adopt such egalitarian attitudes toward patients, thereby reducing the tendency to a paternalistic communication style...
  9. doi request reprint Reliability of screening methods for diabetic retinopathy
    Jochanan Benbassat
    Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, The Smokler Center for Health Policy Research, Jerusalem, Israel
    Diabet Med 26:783-90. 2009
    ..To review studies of the reliability (reproducibility) of the commonly used methods (ophthalmoscopy and inspection of retinal images) of screening for diabetic retinopathy (DR)...
  10. pmc Narrative review: should teaching of the respiratory physical examination be restricted only to signs with proven reliability and validity?
    Jochanan Benbassat
    Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, Smokler Center for Health Policy Research, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Gen Intern Med 25:865-72. 2010
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Sources of distress during medical training and clinical practice: Suggestions for reducing their impact
    Jochanan Benbassat
    Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, Jerusalem, Israel
    Med Teach 33:486-90. 2011
    ..Attempts to reduce distress have consisted of providing students with support and counseling, and improving doctors' management of work time and workload...
  12. ncbi request reprint Viewpoint: suggestions for a shift in teaching clinical skills to medical students: the reflective clinical examination
    Jochanan Benbassat
    Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, Smokler Center for Health Policy Research, PO Box 3886, Jerusalem 91037, Israel
    Acad Med 80:1121-6. 2005
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Enhancing self-awareness in medical students: an overview of teaching approaches
    Jochanan Benbassat
    Meyers JDC Brookdale Institute P O Box 13087, Jerusalem 91130, Israel
    Acad Med 80:156-61. 2005
    ..Specifically, an effort should be made to ascertain that the benefit of the direct approaches exceeds their cost in terms of time, teacher training, and-possibly-student embarrassment...
  14. ncbi request reprint What is empathy, and how can it be promoted during clinical clerkships?
    Jochanan Benbassat
    JDC Brookdale Institute, PO Box 13087, Jerusalem 91130, Israel
    Acad Med 79:832-9. 2004
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint Hospital readmissions as a measure of quality of health care: advantages and limitations
    J Benbassat
    Health Policy Research Program, JDC Brookdale Institute, Jerusalem, Israel
    Arch Intern Med 160:1074-81. 2000
    ..A focus on the specific needs of such patients may lead to the creation of more responsive health care systems for the chronically ill...
  16. ncbi request reprint Determinants of hospital utilization: the situation in Israel and selected countries
    J Benbassat
    JDC Brookdale Institute, Health Policy Research Program, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 2:833-7. 2000
    ..Although this proportion remained stable over the last decade, hospital discharge rates per 1,000 population increased, while hospitalization days per 1,000 population and average length of stay declined...
  17. ncbi request reprint Physicians' attitudes toward litigation and defensive practice: development of a scale
    J Benbassat
    JDC Brookdale Institute, Health Policy Research Program, Jerusalem, Israel
    Behav Med 27:52-60. 2001
    ..They concluded that interventions that aim to increase physicians' tolerance of uncertainty may also reduce their fear of malpractice litigation and their tendency to defensive practice...
  18. ncbi request reprint Teaching doctor-patient interviewing skills using an integrated learner and teacher-centered approach
    J Benbassat
    JDC Brookdale Institute, Health Policy Research Program, Jerusalem, Israel
    Am J Med Sci 322:349-57. 2001
    ..We describe an approach for the resolution of difficulties that some preclinical medical students appeared to have when acquiring patient interviewing skills...
  19. ncbi request reprint A step-wise role playing approach for teaching patient counseling skills to medical students
    Jochanan Benbassat
    Health Policy Research Program, JDC Brookdale Institute, P O Box 13087, 91130 Jerusalem, Israel
    Patient Educ Couns 46:147-52. 2002
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Patients' preferences for participation in clinical decision making: a review of published surveys
    J Benbassat
    Health Research Policy Program, JDC Brookdale Institute in Jerusalem, Israel
    Behav Med 24:81-8. 1998
    ..The ability to communicate health-related information and to determine the patients' desire to participate in medical decisions should be viewed as a basic clinical skill...
  21. ncbi request reprint Overcoming barriers to teaching the behavioral and social sciences to medical students
    Jochanan Benbassat
    JDC Brookdale Institute, Health Policy Research Program, Jerusalem, Israel
    Acad Med 78:372-80. 2003
    ..This approach emphasizes the clinical relevance of the BSS, defines learning priorities, and promotes cooperation between clinical faculty and behavioral scientists...
  22. ncbi request reprint Patient perception of involvement in medical care during labor and delivery
    A Berg
    JDC Brookdale Institute, Health Policy Research Program, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 3:352-6. 2001
    ..Patients who feel involved in their treatment have better outcomes than those who do not...
  23. doi request reprint Adherence to standards of care by health maintenance organizations in Israel and the USA
    Bruce Rosen
    Smokler Center for Health Policy Research, Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, Jerusalem, Israel
    Int J Qual Health Care 23:15-25. 2011
    ..However, managed care organizations play an important role in both countries, and a comparison of the performance of their community-based health plans could inform policymakers about ways to improve the quality of care...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Medical specialties in crisis: causes of the crisis and possible solutions]
    Nurit Nirel
    Myers JDC Brookdale Institute
    Harefuah 147:482-7, 576. 2008
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint The association between inquiry about emotional distress and women's satisfaction with their family physician: findings from a national survey
    Revital Gross
    School of Social Work, Bar0Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Women Health 45:51-67. 2007
    ..Women appear to be more vulnerable than men to emotional distress (ED) However, ED often goes unrecognized by family physicians...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Criteria for a medical specialty in crisis: a case study of general surgery and internal medicine]
    Nurit Nirel
    Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, Israel
    Harefuah 147:553-9, 572. 2008
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Primary care physicians' discussion of emotional distress and patient satisfaction
    Revital Gross
    Smokler Center for Health Policy Research, Myers JDC Brookdale Institute, Jerusalem, Israel
    Int J Psychiatry Med 37:331-45. 2007
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Predictors of patient dissatisfaction with emergency care
    Rachel Goldwag
    JDC Brookdale Institute, Health Policy Unit, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 4:603-6. 2002
    ..Patient feedback is increasingly being used to assess the quality of healthcare...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Barriers to the fair allocation of healthcare resources]
    Jochanan Benbassat
    Health Policy Research Program, JDC Brookdale Institute, Jerusalem
    Harefuah 142:103-8, 159. 2003
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Public and private patients in Jerusalem hospitals: who operates on whom?
    Gur Ofer
    Department of Economics, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 8:270-6. 2006
    ..One argument against this arrangement is that the most senior physicians will devote most of their time to private patients and not be sufficiently available to public patients with complex cases...
  31. ncbi request reprint Current trends in the educational approach for teaching interviewing skills to medical students
    Reuben Baumal
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathobiology, Toronto Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Isr Med Assoc J 10:552-5. 2008
    ..Initially, these programs were didactic; however, during the last decade, there has been an increasing shift to teaching interviewing skills by promoting experiential learning...
  32. pmc Effect of a biopsychosocial approach on patient satisfaction and patterns of care
    Alon P A Margalit
    Moshe Prywes Center for Medical Education, Ben Gurion University of the Negew, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Gen Intern Med 19:485-91. 2004
    ..However, we know of no attempts to assess their effect on patterns of care and health care expenditures...
  33. ncbi request reprint Promoting a biopsychosocial orientation in family practice: effect of two teaching programs on the knowledge and attitudes of practising primary care physicians
    Alon P A Margalit
    Moshe Prywes Center for Medical Education, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Med Teach 27:613-8. 2005
    ..An interactive method of instruction was more effective in achieving some of these objectives than a didactic one. The observed increase in burnout was unexpected and requires further study and confirmation...
  34. ncbi request reprint A practical assessment of physician biopsychosocial performance
    Alon Pa Margalit
    Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
    Med Teach 29:e219-26. 2007
    ..A biopsychosocial approach to care seems to improve patient satisfaction and health outcomes. Nevertheless, this approach is not widely practiced, possibly because its precepts have not been translated into observable skills...