Robert L Trowbridge

Summary

Affiliation: Maine Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Twelve tips for teaching avoidance of diagnostic errors
    Robert L Trowbridge
    Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine 04102, USA ME 04102 USA
    Med Teach 30:496-500. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of helical computed tomography on diagnostic and treatment strategies in patients with suspected pulmonary embolism
    Robert L Trowbridge
    Departments of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Med 116:84-90. 2004
  3. doi request reprint A systematic review of the use and effectiveness of the Objective Structured Teaching Encounter
    Robert L Trowbridge
    Department of Medical Education, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME 04102, USA
    Med Teach 33:893-903. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Helical CT pulmonary angiography predictors of in-hospital morbidity and mortality in patients with acute pulmonary embolism
    Philip A Araoz
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 18:207-16. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of reliance on CT pulmonary angiography on diagnosis of pulmonary embolism: a Bayesian analysis
    Sumant R Ranji
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0131, USA
    J Hosp Med 1:81-7. 2006
  6. pmc Educational agenda for diagnostic error reduction
    Robert L Trowbridge
    Department of Medicine, Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf 22:ii28-ii32. 2013

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Twelve tips for teaching avoidance of diagnostic errors
    Robert L Trowbridge
    Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine 04102, USA ME 04102 USA
    Med Teach 30:496-500. 2008
    ..Most medical students and physician trainees receive little instruction regarding both the root causes of diagnostic errors and how to avoid such errors...
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of helical computed tomography on diagnostic and treatment strategies in patients with suspected pulmonary embolism
    Robert L Trowbridge
    Departments of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Med 116:84-90. 2004
    ..Helical computed tomography (CT) has been proposed as a first-line test for the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism. How the test affects the diagnostic evaluation of patients with suspected pulmonary embolism is unknown...
  3. doi request reprint A systematic review of the use and effectiveness of the Objective Structured Teaching Encounter
    Robert L Trowbridge
    Department of Medical Education, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME 04102, USA
    Med Teach 33:893-903. 2011
    ..The Objective Structured Teaching Encounter (OSTE) has been proposed as a means of promoting and assessing the teaching skills of medical faculty...
  4. ncbi request reprint Helical CT pulmonary angiography predictors of in-hospital morbidity and mortality in patients with acute pulmonary embolism
    Philip A Araoz
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    J Thorac Imaging 18:207-16. 2003
    ..To determine if CT variables predict in-hospital morbidity and mortality in patients with pulmonary embolism (PE)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Impact of reliance on CT pulmonary angiography on diagnosis of pulmonary embolism: a Bayesian analysis
    Sumant R Ranji
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0131, USA
    J Hosp Med 1:81-7. 2006
    ..Although CTPA-based diagnostic algorithms focus on minimizing the false-negative rate, we hypothesized that increasing use of CTPA also might lead to false-positive diagnoses...
  6. pmc Educational agenda for diagnostic error reduction
    Robert L Trowbridge
    Department of Medicine, Maine Medical Center, Portland, Maine, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf 22:ii28-ii32. 2013
    ..Implementation will need to be accompanied by rigorous evaluation. ..