Paulo R Shiroma

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Selection factors among international medical graduates and psychiatric residency performance
    Paulo R Shiroma
    Geriatric Psychiatry Clinic, Mental Health Service Line, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, MN, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 34:128-31. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Pharmacogenomic implications of variants of monoaminergic-related genes in geriatric psychiatry
    Paulo R Shiroma
    Geriatric Psychiatry Clinic, Mental Health Service Line, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Pharmacogenomics 11:1305-30. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Using game format to teach psychopharmacology to medical students
    Paulo R Shiroma
    Geriatric Psychiatry Clinic, Mental Health Service Line, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, University of Minnesota Medical School, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Med Teach 33:156-60. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Antidepressant prescription pattern in a hospice program
    Paulo R Shiroma
    Geriatric Psychiatry Clinic, Mental Health Service Line, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 28:193-7. 2011

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Publications4

  1. doi request reprint Selection factors among international medical graduates and psychiatric residency performance
    Paulo R Shiroma
    Geriatric Psychiatry Clinic, Mental Health Service Line, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, MN, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 34:128-31. 2010
    ..The authors examine the association between the selection factors used in a psychiatric residency program and subsequent clinical and academic performance among international medical graduate (IMG) candidates...
  2. doi request reprint Pharmacogenomic implications of variants of monoaminergic-related genes in geriatric psychiatry
    Paulo R Shiroma
    Geriatric Psychiatry Clinic, Mental Health Service Line, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Pharmacogenomics 11:1305-30. 2010
    ..A multicenter collaborative research effort would be an effective strategy to increase sample sizes to further investigate how gene variants impact the pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics of psychotropic drugs in elderly persons...
  3. doi request reprint Using game format to teach psychopharmacology to medical students
    Paulo R Shiroma
    Geriatric Psychiatry Clinic, Mental Health Service Line, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, University of Minnesota Medical School, One Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Med Teach 33:156-60. 2011
    ..Yet, this traditional approach has been criticized due to excessive information and passive transfer of expert knowledge. An alternative teaching method is the use of "academic games."..
  4. doi request reprint Antidepressant prescription pattern in a hospice program
    Paulo R Shiroma
    Geriatric Psychiatry Clinic, Mental Health Service Line, Minneapolis VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Am J Hosp Palliat Care 28:193-7. 2011
    ..60-4.60) for each additional day in hospice. Proper diagnostic tools for this population, education about the benefits of antidepressants in palliative care, and clear guidelines about antidepressant class and dosages are needed...