B Price Kerfoot

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An online spaced-education game among clinicians improves their patients' time to blood pressure control: a randomized controlled trial
    B Price Kerfoot
    From the Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA B P K, D G, P R C Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA B P K, A T, P R C Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA A T, E B, P R C Partners HealthCare, Boston, MA A T Pharmacoepidemiology Research Group Massachusetts Veterans Epidemiology Research and Information Center, Boston D G and Boston University School of Public Health, MA D G
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 7:468-74. 2014
  2. doi request reprint An online spaced-education game for global continuing medical education: a randomized trial
    B Price Kerfoot
    Surgical Service Urology Section, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, MA 02130, USA
    Ann Surg 256:33-8. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint An online spaced-education game to teach and assess medical students: a multi-institutional prospective trial
    B Price Kerfoot
    Surgical Service, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Acad Med 87:1443-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint An online spaced-education game to teach and assess residents: a multi-institutional prospective trial
    B Price Kerfoot
    Surgical Service Urology Section, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 214:367-73. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Online spaced education to teach urology to medical students: a multi-institutional randomized trial
    B Price Kerfoot
    Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Surg 197:89-95. 2009
  6. pmc Interactive spaced-education to teach the physical examination: a randomized controlled trial
    B Price Kerfoot
    Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:973-8. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Interactive spaced education versus web based modules for teaching urology to medical students: a randomized controlled trial
    B Price Kerfoot
    Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Urol 179:2351-6; discussion 2356-7. 2008
  8. doi request reprint What every graduating medical student should know about urology: the stakeholder viewpoint
    B Price Kerfoot
    Surgical Service, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Urology 71:549-53. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Practitioner-level determinants of inappropriate prostate-specific antigen screening
    B Price Kerfoot
    VA Boston Healthcare System, 150 S Huntington Ave, 151DIA, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1367-72. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Learning benefits of on-line spaced education persist for 2 years
    B Price Kerfoot
    Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Urol 181:2671-3. 2009

Research Grants

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Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint An online spaced-education game among clinicians improves their patients' time to blood pressure control: a randomized controlled trial
    B Price Kerfoot
    From the Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA B P K, D G, P R C Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA B P K, A T, P R C Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA A T, E B, P R C Partners HealthCare, Boston, MA A T Pharmacoepidemiology Research Group Massachusetts Veterans Epidemiology Research and Information Center, Boston D G and Boston University School of Public Health, MA D G
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 7:468-74. 2014
    ..We investigated whether an online spaced-education (SE) game among primary care clinicians can decrease time to BP target among their hypertensive patients...
  2. doi request reprint An online spaced-education game for global continuing medical education: a randomized trial
    B Price Kerfoot
    Surgical Service Urology Section, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, MA 02130, USA
    Ann Surg 256:33-8. 2012
    ..To assess the efficacy of a "spaced-education" game as a method of continuing medical education (CME) among physicians across the globe...
  3. ncbi request reprint An online spaced-education game to teach and assess medical students: a multi-institutional prospective trial
    B Price Kerfoot
    Surgical Service, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Acad Med 87:1443-9. 2012
    ..To investigate whether a spaced-education (SE) game can be an effective means of teaching core content to medical students and a reliable and valid method of assessing their knowledge...
  4. doi request reprint An online spaced-education game to teach and assess residents: a multi-institutional prospective trial
    B Price Kerfoot
    Surgical Service Urology Section, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 214:367-73. 2012
    ..We investigated whether a spaced-education (SE) game can be both a reliable and valid method of assessing residents' knowledge and an effective means of teaching core content...
  5. doi request reprint Online spaced education to teach urology to medical students: a multi-institutional randomized trial
    B Price Kerfoot
    Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Surg 197:89-95. 2009
    ..We investigated whether online spaced education could prospectively improve students' acquisition and retention of knowledge...
  6. pmc Interactive spaced-education to teach the physical examination: a randomized controlled trial
    B Price Kerfoot
    Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:973-8. 2008
    ..Several studies have documented that physical examination knowledge and skills are limited among medical trainees...
  7. doi request reprint Interactive spaced education versus web based modules for teaching urology to medical students: a randomized controlled trial
    B Price Kerfoot
    Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Urol 179:2351-6; discussion 2356-7. 2008
    ..This study is an assessment of the acceptability and short-term educational efficacy of interactive spaced education compared to web based teaching cases within the compact time frame of a clinical clerkship...
  8. doi request reprint What every graduating medical student should know about urology: the stakeholder viewpoint
    B Price Kerfoot
    Surgical Service, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Urology 71:549-53. 2008
    ..What should every medical student know about urology upon graduating from medical school? To answer this question, we conducted a survey of key stakeholders in an effective medical student education in urology...
  9. ncbi request reprint Practitioner-level determinants of inappropriate prostate-specific antigen screening
    B Price Kerfoot
    VA Boston Healthcare System, 150 S Huntington Ave, 151DIA, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:1367-72. 2007
    ..We investigated the practitioner-level determinants of inappropriate PSA screening in 7 Veterans Health Administration (VHA) hospitals...
  10. doi request reprint Learning benefits of on-line spaced education persist for 2 years
    B Price Kerfoot
    Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Urol 181:2671-3. 2009
    ..I investigated whether the learning gains generated by the spaced education program could be detected 2 years later...
  11. doi request reprint Interactive spaced education to assess and improve knowledge of clinical practice guidelines: a randomized controlled trial
    B Price Kerfoot
    Surgical Service Urology, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Ann Surg 249:744-9. 2009
    ..To determine whether Interactive Spaced Education (ISE) is an effective and acceptable form of graduate and continuing medical education (GME/CME), using clinical practice guideline (CPG) education as an experimental system...
  12. doi request reprint Adaptive spaced education improves learning efficiency: a randomized controlled trial
    B Price Kerfoot
    Surgical Service, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    J Urol 183:678-81. 2010
    ..To determine whether this system improves learning efficiency I performed a randomized trial to compare the learning efficiency of adaptive vs nonadaptive spaced education systems among surgery students at 2 medical schools...
  13. doi request reprint Online spaced education generates transfer and improves long-term retention of diagnostic skills: a randomized controlled trial
    B Price Kerfoot
    Surgical Service, Urology, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Jamaica Plain, MA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:331-337.e1. 2010
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  14. pmc Durable improvements in prostate cancer screening from online spaced education a randomized controlled trial
    B Price Kerfoot
    Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    Am J Prev Med 39:472-8. 2010
    ..Prostate cancer screening with prostate-specific antigen (PSA) is frequently performed, counter to clinical practice guidelines...
  15. doi request reprint Online "spaced education progress-testing" of students to confront two upcoming challenges to medical schools
    B Price Kerfoot
    Surgical Service, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Acad Med 86:300-6. 2011
    ..The authors investigated whether online spaced education progress-testing (SEPT) could achieve both aims...
  16. doi request reprint Do chief resident scores on the in-service examination predict their performance on the American Board of Urology Qualifying Examination?
    B Price Kerfoot
    Surgical Service, Urology Section, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    J Urol 186:634-7. 2011
    ..We investigated whether In-Service Examination performance could identify chief residents who scored in the lowest quartile on the Qualifying Examination...
  17. pmc Patient safety knowledge and its determinants in medical trainees
    B Price Kerfoot
    Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, 150 South Huntington Avenue, 151DIA, Jamaica Plain, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:1150-4. 2007
    ..Patient safety is a core educational topic for medical trainees...
  18. ncbi request reprint Randomized, controlled trial of spaced education to urology residents in the United States and Canada
    B Price Kerfoot
    Department of Surgery Urology, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Urol 177:1481-7. 2007
    ..We investigated whether an online educational program based on spacing effect principles could significantly improve the acquisition and retention of medical knowledge...
  19. ncbi request reprint Web-based education in systems-based practice: a randomized trial
    B Price Kerfoot
    Urology Section, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Harvard Medical School, and Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Hypertension Division, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02130, USA
    Arch Intern Med 167:361-6. 2007
    ..Medical schools are now adopting similar competency frameworks. We investigated whether a Web-based program could effectively teach and assess elements of systems-based practice...
  20. ncbi request reprint Spaced education improves the retention of clinical knowledge by medical students: a randomised controlled trial
    B Price Kerfoot
    Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Med Educ 41:23-31. 2007
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  21. ncbi request reprint Development of validated instrument to measure medical student learning in clinical urology: a step toward evidence based education
    B Price Kerfoot
    Departments of Surgery Urology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Urol 172:282-5. 2004
    ..We report the development of a validated measure of medical student learning in urology...
  22. ncbi request reprint Development and initial evaluation of a novel urology curriculum for medical students
    B Price Kerfoot
    Department of Surgery Urology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Urol 172:278-81. 2004
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  23. ncbi request reprint A multi-institutional randomized controlled trial of adjuvant Web-based teaching to medical students
    B Price Kerfoot
    VA Boston Healthcare System, 150 South Huntington Avenue, 151DIA, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130, USA
    Acad Med 81:224-30. 2006
    ..To investigate the impact of an adjuvant Web-based teaching program on medical students' learning during clinical rotations...
  24. doi request reprint Spaced education improves the feedback that surgical residents give to medical students: a randomized trial
    Kimberly A Matzie
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Surg 197:252-7. 2009
    ..Surgery residents teach medical students; feedback is one critical teaching skill. We investigated whether feedback given by surgery residents to students could be improved through an online spaced education program...
  25. ncbi request reprint Comparison of delivery modes for online medical education
    B Price Kerfoot
    VA Boston Healthcare System, 150 South Huntington Avenue, 151DIA, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    Med Educ 40:1137-8. 2006
  26. ncbi request reprint A faculty development program to train tutors to be discussion leaders rather than facilitators
    Helen M Shields
    Division of Gastroenterology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Acad Med 82:486-92. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to learn what difference this new approach made...
  27. ncbi request reprint Influence of new educational technology on problem-based learning at Harvard Medical School
    B Price Kerfoot
    Boston Veterans Administration Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Med Educ 39:380-7. 2005
    ..This study examines how the introduction of this educational technology impacted on the problem-based learning tutorials...
  28. ncbi request reprint Designing a surgical 'resident-as-teacher' programme
    B Price Kerfoot
    Department of Surgery Urology, Boston Veterans Administration Medical Centre, Massachusetts 02132, USA
    Med Educ 38:1190. 2004
  29. ncbi request reprint Health systems knowledge and its determinants in medical trainees
    B Price Kerfoot
    VA Boston Healthcare System, 150 South Huntington Avenue, 151DIA, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    Med Educ 40:1132. 2006
  30. ncbi request reprint Grappling with the evaluation of clinical competencies: a view from the Residency Review Committee for Urology
    B Price Kerfoot
    Harvard Program in Urology Longwood Area, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Urology 60:223-4. 2002
    ..As a result, the Committee plans to continue cautiously (but optimistically) in the process of incorporating the teaching and evaluation of the clinical competencies in the program requirements...
  31. ncbi request reprint The continued decline of formal urological education of medical students in the United States: does it matter?
    B Price Kerfoot
    Department of Surgery Urology, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, West Roxbury, MA 02130, USA
    J Urol 175:2243-7; discussion 2247-8. 2006
    ..Has this trend continued during the last decade? If so, should we be concerned? We performed a national survey to provide an updated assessment of urological education at United States medical schools...
  32. ncbi request reprint Randomised trial of early clinical training for students
    Barbara A Masser
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Med Educ 39:1150-1. 2005
  33. ncbi request reprint How does the introduction of computers and wall-mounted plasma screens Impact small group tutorials? Preliminary results
    B Price Kerfoot
    Department of Surgery Urology, Veterans Administration Boston Healthcare System, 1400 VFW Parkway, West Roxbury, Massachusetts 02131, USA
    Med Educ 37:478-9. 2003
  34. doi request reprint Financial and educational costs of the residency interview process for urology applicants
    B Price Kerfoot
    Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Urology 71:990-4. 2008
    ..To investigate the financial and educational costs of the urology residency interview process, we performed a survey of the applicants to the 2006 urology match...
  35. ncbi request reprint Does the outpatient setting provide the best environment for medical student learning of urology?
    B Price Kerfoot
    Harvard Program in Urology Longwood Area and Division of Urology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusettes 02115, USA
    J Urol 167:1797-9. 2002
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  36. ncbi request reprint Fournier's gangrene as a complication of steroid enema use for treatment of radiation proctitis
    Kate S Nabha
    Division of Urology, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, MA, USA
    Urology 64:587-8. 2004
  37. ncbi request reprint What makes a medical student avoid or enter a career in urology? Results of an international survey
    B Price Kerfoot
    Veterans Administration Boston Healthcare System, West Roxbury, Massachusetts 02132, USA
    J Urol 174:1953-7. 2005
    ..We performed a survey of 2 cohorts of residency applicants to elucidate these determinants...

Research Grants2

  1. Spaced Education to Optimize Prostate Cancer Screening
    B Price Kerfoot; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..With support of the K08 award I will also undertake mentored study and coursework in epidemiology, clinical trials, and assessment methodology. ..