Walter H Curioso

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Understanding the facilitators and barriers of antiretroviral adherence in Peru: a qualitative study
    Walter H Curioso
    Epidemiology, STD AIDS Unit, School of Public Health and Administration, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Honorio Delgado 430, Lima 31, Peru
    BMC Public Health 10:13. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint [Evidence based medicine for the gastroenterologist]
    Walter H Curioso
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195, USA
    Rev Gastroenterol Peru 24:75-91. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Enhancing 'M-health' with south-to-south collaborations
    Walter H Curioso
    Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia in Lima, Peru
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:264-7. 2010
  4. pmc Opportunities for providing web-based interventions to prevent sexually transmitted infections in Peru
    Walter H Curioso
    School of Medicine and Health Informatics Unit, School of Public Health and Administration, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    PLoS Med 4:e11. 2007
  5. pmc Evaluation of a joint Bioinformatics and Medical Informatics international course in Peru
    Walter H Curioso
    School of Public Health and Administration, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    BMC Med Educ 8:1. 2008
  6. pmc Access, use and perceptions regarding Internet, cell phones and PDAs as a means for health promotion for people living with HIV in Peru
    Walter H Curioso
    School of Medicine, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 7:24. 2007
  7. pmc Ten years of international collaboration in biomedical informatics and beyond: the AMAUTA program in Peru
    Walter H Curioso
    Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:477-80. 2010
  8. pmc Handheld computers for self-administered sensitive data collection: a comparative study in Peru
    Antonio Bernabe-Ortiz
    School of Public Health and Administration, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:11. 2008
  9. pmc Developing capacity in health informatics in a resource poor setting: lessons from Peru
    Ann Marie Kimball
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, 98195, USA
    Hum Resour Health 7:80. 2009
  10. pmc [Strengthening global health informatics research within the andean region through international collaboration]
    Walter H Curioso
    Facultad de Salud Pública y Administración, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Rev Peru Med Exp Salud Publica 27:449-57. 2010

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. pmc Understanding the facilitators and barriers of antiretroviral adherence in Peru: a qualitative study
    Walter H Curioso
    Epidemiology, STD AIDS Unit, School of Public Health and Administration, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Honorio Delgado 430, Lima 31, Peru
    BMC Public Health 10:13. 2010
    ..To date, few studies have explored the barriers and facilitators of adherence to ART in these settings. Facilitators and barriers of antiretroviral adherence in Peru are not completely understood...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Evidence based medicine for the gastroenterologist]
    Walter H Curioso
    School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195, USA
    Rev Gastroenterol Peru 24:75-91. 2004
    ..We also provide a selection of useful tools for self-directed learning of critical appraisal skills. Link updates can be accessed at the following URL: http://www.enlacesmedicos.com/e.htm..
  3. doi request reprint Enhancing 'M-health' with south-to-south collaborations
    Walter H Curioso
    Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia in Lima, Peru
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:264-7. 2010
    ..Most are still in pilots or demonstration phases, but their use is accelerating...
  4. pmc Opportunities for providing web-based interventions to prevent sexually transmitted infections in Peru
    Walter H Curioso
    School of Medicine and Health Informatics Unit, School of Public Health and Administration, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    PLoS Med 4:e11. 2007
  5. pmc Evaluation of a joint Bioinformatics and Medical Informatics international course in Peru
    Walter H Curioso
    School of Public Health and Administration, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    BMC Med Educ 8:1. 2008
    ....
  6. pmc Access, use and perceptions regarding Internet, cell phones and PDAs as a means for health promotion for people living with HIV in Peru
    Walter H Curioso
    School of Medicine, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 7:24. 2007
    ..The purpose of this paper is to report on perceptions towards use of information and communication technologies as a means to support antiretroviral medication adherence and HIV transmission risk reduction...
  7. pmc Ten years of international collaboration in biomedical informatics and beyond: the AMAUTA program in Peru
    Walter H Curioso
    Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 17:477-80. 2010
    ..At present, the hub is being extended into Latin American countries, promoting South-to-South collaborations...
  8. pmc Handheld computers for self-administered sensitive data collection: a comparative study in Peru
    Antonio Bernabe-Ortiz
    School of Public Health and Administration, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 8:11. 2008
    ..The goal of this study is to evaluate the quality of sexual behavior data collected with handheld computers in comparison with paper-based questionnaires...
  9. pmc Developing capacity in health informatics in a resource poor setting: lessons from Peru
    Ann Marie Kimball
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, 98195, USA
    Hum Resour Health 7:80. 2009
    ..In 2007, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia started offering the first graduate diploma program in biomedical informatics in Peru...
  10. pmc [Strengthening global health informatics research within the andean region through international collaboration]
    Walter H Curioso
    Facultad de Salud Pública y Administración, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Rev Peru Med Exp Salud Publica 27:449-57. 2010
    ..The use of these new technologies in existing public health training and research programs will be key to improving the health of populations in the Andean Region and around the globe...
  11. pmc Training the biomedical informatics workforce in Latin America: results of a needs assessment
    Magaly M Blas
    Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    BMJ Open 1:e000233. 2011
    ..The information collected is guiding the development of curricula and a research agenda for the MI and BI QUIPU multidisciplinary programme for the Andean Region and Latin America...
  12. doi request reprint [Scientific production in clinical medicine and international collaboration networks in South American countries]
    Charles Huamaní
    Sociedad Científica de San Fernando, Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos, Lima, Peru
    Rev Med Chil 140:466-75. 2012
    ..International collaboration is increasingly used in biomedical research...
  13. pmc "It's time for your life": How should we remind patients to take medicines using short text messages?
    Walter H Curioso
    University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA, and
    AMIA Annu Symp Proc 2009:129-33. 2009
    ..This study suggests that patients want healthcare SMS that appropriately notify them, deliver a careful crafted message, and assess the context in which they are received...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Gastroenterology 2.0: useful resources for the gastroenterologist available on the Web 2.0]
    Walter H Curioso
    Facultad de Salud Pública y Administración Carlos Vidal Layseca, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Rev Gastroenterol Peru 31:245-57. 2011
    ..Although several studies have shown the benefits these technologies have on the medical practice, it is necessary to conduct further studies to demonstrate the use of these applications on improving health...
  15. doi request reprint Can the power of mobile phones be used to improve tuberculosis diagnosis in developing countries?
    Mirko Zimic
    Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, San Martin de Porras, Lima, Peru
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 103:638-40. 2009
    ..Such a system could be used for training of laboratory personnel through distance learning, resolution of equivocal appearances and quality assurance...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of the quality of information about pregnancy found in webpages according to the Peruvian guidelines]
    Rodrigo M Carrillo-Larco
    Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Rev Peru Med Exp Salud Publica 29:76-81. 2012
    ..The objective of this study is to evaluate the information quality about pregnancy symptoms in Spanish available in the internet...
  17. pmc Biomedical and health informatics in Peru: significance for public health
    Walter H Curioso
    Health Informatics Unit Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Health Info Libr J 26:246-51. 2009
    ..British Journal of Healthcare Computing and Information Management, 30 April 2009. http://www.bjhcim.co.uk/news/2009/n904046.htm (accessed 18/05/09)...
  18. pmc Teaching global health at the frontlines. A multidisciplinary course in Peru presents basic concepts to students
    Javier Villafuerte-Galvez
    School of Medicine and President of the Scientific Society of Medical Students SOCEMCH, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    PLoS Med 4:e130. 2007
  19. doi request reprint Characteristics and publication patterns of theses from a Peruvian medical school
    Isaias Arriola-Quiroz
    Scientific Society of Medical Students SOCEMCH, School of Medicine, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima 31, Peru
    Health Info Libr J 27:148-54. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the characteristics and publication pattern of theses in biomedical-indexed journals conducted by medical students in a university with the highest research output in Peru...
  20. pmc Learning from low income countries: what are the lessons? Community oral rehydration units can contain cholera epidemics
    Walter H Curioso
    BMJ 329:1183-4. 2004
  21. pmc Biomedical journals and global poverty: is HINARI a step backwards?
    Javier Villafuerte-Galvez
    PLoS Med 4:e220. 2007
  22. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence and relation of dyspepsia to irritable bowel syndrome in a native community of the Peruvian jungle]
    Walter H Curioso
    Medico cirujano, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia
    Rev Gastroenterol Peru 22:129-40. 2002
    ..Dyspepsia and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) are two of the most frequent syndromes in gastroenterology. However, very few epidemiological studies have been conducted in Peru and none in the Peruvian Jungle...