Philip O Ozuah

Summary

Affiliation: Montefiore Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Using unannounced standardised patients to assess residents' professionalism
    Philip O Ozuah
    Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 3415 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Med Educ 42:532-3. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of early hospital readmission for asthma among inner-city children
    Marina Reznik
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Asthma 43:37-40. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Reliability of adolescent standardised patients in assessing professionalism
    Philip O Ozuah
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, New York 10467, USA
    Med Educ 40:481. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Residents' asthma communication skills in announced versus unannounced standardized patient exercises
    Philip O Ozuah
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 7:445-8. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Assessment of residents' competency in asthma severity classification
    Philip O Ozuah
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 3415 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Med Educ 41:524-5. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of telemedicine in the care of children in under-served communities
    Philip O Ozuah
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 10:78-80. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Asthma educational videoconferencing for parents: a case-control study
    Marina Reznik
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 10:83-5. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Can standardised patients reliably assess communication skills in asthma cases?
    Philip O Ozuah
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 3415 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Med Educ 41:1104-5. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Improving medical student feedback with a clinical encounter card
    Philip O Ozuah
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 7:449-52. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Using unannounced standardized patients to assess residents' competency in asthma severity classification
    Philip O Ozuah
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 8:139-42. 2008

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Publications43

  1. doi request reprint Using unannounced standardised patients to assess residents' professionalism
    Philip O Ozuah
    Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 3415 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Med Educ 42:532-3. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Predictors of early hospital readmission for asthma among inner-city children
    Marina Reznik
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Asthma 43:37-40. 2006
    ..89, p = 0.021). Modifiable factors such as medical treatment and management during and upon discharge from the index admission did not predict early asthma readmission...
  3. ncbi request reprint Reliability of adolescent standardised patients in assessing professionalism
    Philip O Ozuah
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, New York 10467, USA
    Med Educ 40:481. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Residents' asthma communication skills in announced versus unannounced standardized patient exercises
    Philip O Ozuah
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 7:445-8. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to test the hypothesis that pediatric residents would display similar levels of asthma interpersonal and communication skills in announced versus unannounced adolescent standardized patient (SP) encounters...
  5. ncbi request reprint Assessment of residents' competency in asthma severity classification
    Philip O Ozuah
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 3415 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Med Educ 41:524-5. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The role of telemedicine in the care of children in under-served communities
    Philip O Ozuah
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 10:78-80. 2004
    ..About 600 educational videoconferences are conducted annually...
  7. ncbi request reprint Asthma educational videoconferencing for parents: a case-control study
    Marina Reznik
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 10:83-5. 2004
    ..6 for pre-test, 6.4 for post-test). In contrast, cases demonstrated significant knowledge gain after the videoconference (7.3 vs 8.3). Educational videoconferencing was an effective tool for the delivery of health education in asthma...
  8. ncbi request reprint Can standardised patients reliably assess communication skills in asthma cases?
    Philip O Ozuah
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 3415 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Med Educ 41:1104-5. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Improving medical student feedback with a clinical encounter card
    Philip O Ozuah
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 7:449-52. 2007
    ..However, no prior studies have investigated the effectiveness of the CEC. The objective of our study was to determine whether use of the CEC would increase medical students' perception of the feedback they received...
  10. doi request reprint Using unannounced standardized patients to assess residents' competency in asthma severity classification
    Philip O Ozuah
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 8:139-42. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to test the hypothesis that an educational intervention would increase the competency of pediatric residents in classifying asthma severity as assessed using unannounced standardized patients (SPs)...
  11. ncbi request reprint Health literacy among English-speaking parents in a poor urban setting
    Sarah Lo
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:504-11. 2006
    ..27; CI 1.04, 4.96), subjects without a high school degree (AOR 2.05; CI 1.04,4.05), and those who did not recall ever having been shown how to use a medicine dropper (AOR 1.79; CI 1.01,3.19). Implications for practice are discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Rubbing ointments and asthma morbidity in adolescents
    Marina Reznik
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, 3415 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 10:1097-9. 2004
    ..To determine the relationship between the use of rubbing ointments and asthma morbidity in adolescents...
  13. ncbi request reprint The use of complementary therapies in inner-city asthmatic children
    Sandra Braganza
    Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Asthma 40:823-7. 2003
    ..These findings have implications for the care of asthmatic children by pediatricians practicing in urban settings...
  14. ncbi request reprint Perceptions and attitudes of adolescents with asthma
    Robyn Cohen
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Asthma 40:207-11. 2003
    ..This can result in asthma morbidity that limits quality of life. While self-perceptions of asthmatic children and parents have been studied, less is known about self-perceptions of inner-city adolescents with asthma...
  15. ncbi request reprint Availability of Spanish prescription labels
    Iman Sharif
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY, USA
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:65-9. 2006
    ..Of pharmacies using a computer program, only one had a Spanish-speaking pharmacist who could check and correct the computer translations...
  16. ncbi request reprint Oral rehydration therapy: is anyone drinking?
    Brenda J Bender
    Department of Pediatrics Emergency Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Jacobi Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:624-6. 2007
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Use of interactive videoconferencing to deliver asthma education to inner-city immigrants
    Marina Reznik
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Telemed Telecare 10:118-20. 2004
    ..Interactive videoconferencing allowed asthma education to be delivered to a large immigrant population, elicited concerns from the audience and was effective in improving knowledge...
  18. ncbi request reprint Health literacy among Spanish-speaking Latino parents with limited English proficiency
    Melissa Leyva
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine Children s Hospital at Montefiore, 3544 Jerome Avenue, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 5:56-9. 2005
    ..Health literacy measures the degree to which individuals understand health information. It has not been studied among parents with limited English proficiency (LEP)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Resident education and clinic efficiency
    Peter F Belamarich
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Paediatrics, Montefiore Medical Center, Rosenthal 4, 111 East 210th Street, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Med Educ 41:1100-1. 2007
  20. ncbi request reprint Classifying asthma severity: prospective symptom diary or retrospective symptom recall?
    Marina Reznik
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Adolesc Health 36:537-8. 2005
    ..The prospective symptom diary identified a higher proportion of persistent asthmatics than the retrospective symptom recall...
  21. ncbi request reprint Inner-city availability of preservative-containing albuterol
    Marina Reznik
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 43:615-7. 2004
    ..quot; Despite availability of BAC-free albuterol, pharmacies in the Bronx still carried and dispensed BAC-containing product...
  22. ncbi request reprint Documenting asthma severity: do we get it right?
    Sandra Braganza
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Asthma 40:661-5. 2003
    ..Physician documentation of asthma severity is often used as a quality assurance measure...
  23. pmc Smoking cessation counseling by pediatricians in an inner-city setting
    Iman Sharif
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 94:841-5. 2002
    ..To assess mothers' perceptions of pediatrician-provided smoking cessation counseling...
  24. doi request reprint Physical activity during school in urban minority kindergarten and first-grade students
    Marina Reznik
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e81-7. 2013
    ..To determine if physical activity (PA) during the school day varied by school, grade level, gender, weight status, and physical education (PE) and recess participation among urban kindergarten and first-grade students...
  25. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of clinician training in smoking cessation counseling
    Iman Sharif
    Montefiore Medical Center, 3544 Jerome Ave, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:944-5. 2002
  26. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of asthma management policies in New York City public schools
    Reva E Snow
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 0467, USA
    J Asthma 42:51-3. 2005
    ..Ongoing efforts to improve asthma management in public schools through teacher education and policy development should be supported and evaluated for outcomes in teacher knowledge and student health...
  27. ncbi request reprint Use of complementary therapy by adolescents with asthma
    Marina Reznik
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, 3544 Jerome Ave, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:1042-4. 2002
    ..About 40% of adult Americans use complementary or alternative medicine (CAM) for health problems...
  28. ncbi request reprint Fad therapies
    Sandra F Braganza
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Pediatr Rev 26:371-6. 2005
  29. pmc Measurement of inhaled corticosteroid adherence in inner-city, minority children with persistent asthma by parental report and integrated dose counter
    Marina Reznik
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 3415 Bainbridge Avenue, Rosenthal 4th Floor, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Allergy (Cairo) 2012:570850. 2012
    ..A dose counter that most ICS inhalers are equipped with may be a more reliable alternative measure of ICS adherence in a clinical practice setting...
  30. pmc Predicting residents' performance: a prospective study
    Philip O Ozuah
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore Bronx, New York, USA
    BMC Med Educ 2:7. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to test the hypothesis that global assessment by an intern selection committee (ISC) would correlate with the future performance of residents...
  31. pmc Tuberculin skin testing in children
    Marina Reznik
    Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, 3415 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:725-8. 2006
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Intravenous rehydration for gastroenteritis: how long does it really take?
    Brenda J Bender
    Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 20:215-8. 2004
    ..Studies suggest that a major barrier is a perception that the time requirement for oral rehydration therapy is too long relative to intravenous (IV) hydration...
  33. ncbi request reprint Mercury exposure in an urban pediatric population
    Philip O Ozuah
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 3:24-6. 2003
    ..To determine the prevalence of elevated urinary mercury (Hg), as a marker of exposure, in a population of children drawn from an inner-city community with documented access to elemental mercury...
  34. ncbi request reprint Oral rehydration, emergency physicians, and practice parameters: a national survey
    Philip O Ozuah
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Pediatrics 109:259-61. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to test the hypothesis that awareness of the AAP practice parameters would be associated with a higher rate of use of ORT among emergency physicians...
  35. ncbi request reprint Ambulatory rounds: a venue for evidence-based medicine
    Philip O Ozuah
    Residency Program in Social Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Acad Med 77:740-1. 2002
    ..1) We developed an ambulatory morning report with the specific objective of enhancing evidence-based medical inquiry among our pediatrics housestaff...
  36. pmc Screening children for tuberculosis based on residence in a high-prevalence inner-city community
    Philip O Ozuah
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 94:119-20. 2002
    ..We report on an assessment of the effectiveness of mandatory screening for tuberculosis in a high prevalence community...
  37. ncbi request reprint Well-child care: effectiveness of current recommendations
    Eugene Dinkevich
    Department of Pediatrics, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York 11203, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 41:211-7. 2002
    ..This article also summarizes the recent advances in well-child care and identifies an agenda for future research...
  38. ncbi request reprint Practice locations of graduates of a social pediatrics residency
    Philip O Ozuah
    JAMA 290:1154. 2003
  39. ncbi request reprint Improving immigrant health education using videoconferencing
    Marina Reznik
    J Telemed Telecare 10:60-1. 2004
  40. pmc More on after-hours telephone calls by parents
    Philip O Ozuah
    J Natl Med Assoc 94:387-8. 2002
  41. ncbi request reprint Is recent hospitalization a marker for moderate-severe persistent asthma in school children?
    Marina Reznik
    J Sch Health 74:192. 2004
  42. ncbi request reprint Variability in deans' letters
    Philip O Ozuah
    JAMA 288:1061. 2002
  43. ncbi request reprint Use of medical journals among pediatric educators
    Philip O Ozuah
    JAMA 288:1061-2. 2002