Eric S Holmboe

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Teaching and improving quality of care in a primary care internal medicine residency clinic
    Eric S Holmboe
    American Board of Internal Medicine, Suite 1700, 510 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19160, USA
    Acad Med 80:571-7. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Promoting physicians' self-assessment and quality improvement: the ABIM diabetes practice improvement module
    Eric S Holmboe
    American Board of Internal Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 26:109-19. 2006
  3. pmc Variation in internal medicine residency clinic practices: assessing practice environments and quality of care
    Jeanette Mladenovic
    University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:914-20. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Oral antihyperglycemic therapy for type 2 diabetes: clinical applications
    Eric S Holmboe
    Yale Primary Care Residency Program, Waterbury Hospital, 64 Robbins St, Waterbury, CT 06721, USA
    JAMA 287:373-6. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Construct validity of the miniclinical evaluation exercise (miniCEX)
    Eric S Holmboe
    Department of Medicine and the Yale Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Acad Med 78:826-30. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Faculty and the observation of trainees' clinical skills: problems and opportunities
    Eric S Holmboe
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Acad Med 79:16-22. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of physician leaders working to improve the quality of care in acute myocardial infarction
    Eric S Holmboe
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 29:289-96. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Quality improvement efforts and hospital performance: rates of beta-blocker prescription after acute myocardial infarction
    Elizabeth H Bradley
    Section of Health Policy and Administration, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8025, USA
    Med Care 43:282-92. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Hospital-level performance improvement: beta-blocker use after acute myocardial infarction
    Elizabeth H Bradley
    Section of Health Policy and Administration, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Med Care 42:591-9. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Faculty staff perceptions of feedback to residents after direct observation of clinical skills
    Jennifer R Kogan
    Department of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Med Educ 46:201-15. 2012

Detail Information

Publications56

  1. ncbi request reprint Teaching and improving quality of care in a primary care internal medicine residency clinic
    Eric S Holmboe
    American Board of Internal Medicine, Suite 1700, 510 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19160, USA
    Acad Med 80:571-7. 2005
    ..Future research should include more focus on the microsystems of residency outpatient experiences...
  2. ncbi request reprint Promoting physicians' self-assessment and quality improvement: the ABIM diabetes practice improvement module
    Eric S Holmboe
    American Board of Internal Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 26:109-19. 2006
    ..Physician self-assessment of practice performance is proposed as one method that certification boards may use to evaluate competence in practice-based learning and improvement and systems-based practice...
  3. pmc Variation in internal medicine residency clinic practices: assessing practice environments and quality of care
    Jeanette Mladenovic
    University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:914-20. 2008
    ..Few studies have systematically and rigorously examined the quality of care provided in educational practice sites...
  4. ncbi request reprint Oral antihyperglycemic therapy for type 2 diabetes: clinical applications
    Eric S Holmboe
    Yale Primary Care Residency Program, Waterbury Hospital, 64 Robbins St, Waterbury, CT 06721, USA
    JAMA 287:373-6. 2002
    ..Finally, patient preferences are a vital component of informed decision making for pharmacologic treatment of diabetes...
  5. ncbi request reprint Construct validity of the miniclinical evaluation exercise (miniCEX)
    Eric S Holmboe
    Department of Medicine and the Yale Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Acad Med 78:826-30. 2003
    ..To investigate the construct validity of the miniclinical evaluation exercise (miniCEX)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Faculty and the observation of trainees' clinical skills: problems and opportunities
    Eric S Holmboe
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Acad Med 79:16-22. 2004
    ..The author outlines the nature of the problems in clinical skills and their evaluation by faculty and ends with recommendations to improve the current state of faculty skills in evaluation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of physician leaders working to improve the quality of care in acute myocardial infarction
    Eric S Holmboe
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 29:289-96. 2003
    ..A taxonomy of the characteristics of the physician quality leader from the perspective of physicians and nonphysicians was developed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Quality improvement efforts and hospital performance: rates of beta-blocker prescription after acute myocardial infarction
    Elizabeth H Bradley
    Section of Health Policy and Administration, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8025, USA
    Med Care 43:282-92. 2005
    ..Hospitals are under increasing pressure to measure and improve quality of care, and substantial resources are being directed at a variety of quality improvement strategies; however, the evidence base supporting these strategies is limited...
  9. ncbi request reprint Hospital-level performance improvement: beta-blocker use after acute myocardial infarction
    Elizabeth H Bradley
    Section of Health Policy and Administration, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Med Care 42:591-9. 2004
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Faculty staff perceptions of feedback to residents after direct observation of clinical skills
    Jennifer R Kogan
    Department of Medicine, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Med Educ 46:201-15. 2012
    ..This study explores the factors that underpin faculty members' decisions regarding the feedback they give to residents after directly observing them with patients and the factors that influence how feedback is delivered...
  11. ncbi request reprint What are hospitals doing to increase beta-blocker use?
    Elizabeth H Bradley
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 29:409-15. 2003
    ..Despite the many proposed methods for improving quality, little is known about which methods are being applied in practice across the United States or their perceived effectiveness...
  12. ncbi request reprint The roles of senior management in quality improvement efforts: what are the key components?
    Elizabeth H Bradley
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Healthc Manag 48:15-28; discussion 29. 2003
    ..By reinforcing their current involvement or by identifying potential gaps in their involvement in quality improvement efforts, practitioners may enhance their effectiveness in promoting and sustaining quality in clinical care...
  13. ncbi request reprint Sources of ethical conflict in medical housestaff training: a qualitative study
    Julie R Rosenbaum
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Am J Med 116:402-7. 2004
    ..This study sought to identify and classify the range of work-related ethical conflicts experienced by medical house officers...
  14. ncbi request reprint Effects of training in direct observation of medical residents' clinical competence: a randomized trial
    Eric S Holmboe
    Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:874-81. 2004
    ..Faculty observation of residents and students performing clinical skills is essential for reliable and valid evaluation of trainees...
  15. pmc Relationship of electronic medical knowledge resource use and practice characteristics with Internal Medicine Maintenance of Certification Examination scores
    Darcy A Reed
    Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 27:917-23. 2012
    ..We aimed to examine relationships between electronic medical knowledge resource use, practice characteristics and examination scores among physicians recertifying in internal medicine...
  16. ncbi request reprint A randomized outpatient trial of a decision-support information technology tool
    Michael Apkon
    Yale New Haven Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Conn, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:2388-94. 2005
    ..Congress mandated the evaluation of Problem-Knowledge Couplers (PKC Corp, Burlington, Vt), a decision-support tool proposed for the Department of Defense's new health information network...
  17. ncbi request reprint Achieving door-to-balloon times that meet quality guidelines: how do successful hospitals do it?
    Elizabeth H Bradley
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 46:1236-41. 2005
    ..We sought to recommend an approach for minimizing preventable delays in door-to-balloon time on the basis of experiences in top-performing hospitals nationally...
  18. ncbi request reprint Comparison of hospitalists and nonhospitalists regarding core measures of pneumonia care
    William D Rifkin
    Department of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Manag Care 13:129-32. 2007
    ..To examine whether compliance with national indicators of care differed amongst hospitalists and nonhospitalists...
  19. doi request reprint Clinical protocols and trainee knowledge about mechanical ventilation
    Meeta Prasad
    Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3600 Spruce St, Eighth Floor, West Gates Bldg, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    JAMA 306:935-41. 2011
    ..Clinical protocols are associated with improved patient outcomes; however, they may negatively affect medical education by removing trainees from clinical decision making...
  20. ncbi request reprint Faculty development in small-group teaching skills associated with a training course on office-based treatment of opioid dependence
    Jeffrey G Wong
    Yale University School of Medicine, USA
    Subst Abus 25:35-40. 2004
    ..Evaluation of the DATA-2000 training session small-group facilitators was uniformly positive. This faculty development workshop was successful in improving teaching skills for our small-group faculty facilitators...
  21. pmc How can we communicate about vaccines with adolescents and their parents?
    Andrea L Benin
    Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 49:373-80. 2010
    ..To describe parents' and adolescents' perceptions about vaccination...
  22. ncbi request reprint The effects of patient volume on the quality of diabetic care for Medicare beneficiaries
    Eric S Holmboe
    Qualidigm, Middletown, Connecticut, USA
    Med Care 44:1073-7. 2006
    ..The quality of care for Medicare beneficiaries with diabetes remains suboptimal. The contributing factors at the physician level are not well characterized, especially the relationship of patient volume and physician performance...
  23. doi request reprint Tools for direct observation and assessment of clinical skills of medical trainees: a systematic review
    Jennifer R Kogan
    Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Health System, 3701 Market St, Ste 640, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    JAMA 302:1316-26. 2009
    ..Multiple tools for direct observation are available, but their characteristics and outcomes have not been compared systematically...
  24. doi request reprint Twelve tips for implementing tools for direct observation of medical trainees' clinical skills during patient encounters
    Karen E Hauer
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0120, USA
    Med Teach 33:27-33. 2011
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Ambulatory office organization for internal medicine resident medical education
    Stewart F Babbott
    Division of General and Geriatric Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Kansas, Kansas City, Kansas 66160, USA
    Acad Med 85:1880-7. 2010
    ..The authors sought to determine the prevalence of functional-practice characteristics at clinics where residents learn...
  26. ncbi request reprint Qualitative analysis of mothers' decision-making about vaccines for infants: the importance of trust
    Andrea L Benin
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Pediatrics 117:1532-41. 2006
    ..The high visibility of controversies regarding vaccination makes it increasingly important to understand how parents decide whether to vaccinate their infants...
  27. pmc Feedback and the mini clinical evaluation exercise
    Eric S Holmboe
    Yale Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency, New Haven, CT 06721, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:558-61. 2004
    ..Programs should consider both specific training in feedback and changes to the miniCEX form to facilitate interactive feedback...
  28. pmc Teaching and learning in an 80-hour work week: a novel day-float rotation for medical residents
    Jeffrey G Wong
    Yale Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency, Waterbury, CT 06706, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:519-23. 2004
    ..Educational portfolios and mentored peer-teaching opportunities enriched the rotation. As measured by our evaluation, this new rotation enhanced learning and patient care while reducing work hours for inpatient ward residents...
  29. ncbi request reprint Influence of gender on the evaluation of internal medicine residents
    Rebecca S Brienza
    Yale University School of Medicine, Primary Care Internal Medicine Residency Program, Waterbury, Connecticut 06721, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:77-83. 2004
    ..To determine if gender of resident or faculty influences performance ratings of residents on general medicine ward rotations...
  30. doi request reprint Pharmaceutical industry support and residency education: a survey of internal medicine program directors
    Laura L Loertscher
    Internal Medicine Residency Office of Educational Innovations, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:356-62. 2010
    ..Interactions with the pharmaceutical industry are known to affect the attitudes and behaviors of medical residents; however, to our knowledge, a nationally representative description of current practices has not been reported...
  31. pmc Reasons physicians accepted or declined smallpox vaccine, February through April, 2003
    Andrea L Benin
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 19:85-9. 2004
    ..Only 3% thought a smallpox attack in the next 5 years was likely or very likely. Physicians did not accept the smallpox vaccine because they did not believe the potential benefits were sufficient...
  32. ncbi request reprint New measures to establish the evidence base for medical education: identifying educationally sensitive patient outcomes
    Adina L Kalet
    Medical Education, Section of Primary Care, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, NYU School of Medicine, New York, New York 10016, USA
    Acad Med 85:844-51. 2010
    ....
  33. pmc Integrating teaching skills and clinical content in a faculty development workshop
    Michael L Green
    Department of Internal Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:468-74. 2003
    ..Integrating clinical content with clinical teaching in a faculty development workshop is feasible, can improve clinical and teaching skills, and can facilitate behavior change...
  34. ncbi request reprint What factors account for referral delays for patients with suspected rheumatoid arthritis?
    Lisa G Suter
    VA Connecticut Healthcare System, and Yale University School of Medicine, IE 61 SHM, c o RWJ CSP, PO Box 208088, New Haven, CT 06520 8088, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 55:300-5. 2006
    ..Our objective was to explore the factors influencing the decision of a primary care physician (PCP) to refer or not refer a patient with suspected RA, and to identify modifiable factors influencing timely referral...
  35. ncbi request reprint Leveraging the benefits of Health Information Technology to support healthcare delivery model redesign
    Kevin Carr
    Yale University School of Medicine, USA
    J Healthc Inf Manag 20:31-41. 2006
    ..The collaboration required to support community-wide implementations of health information technology also can be leveraged to facilitate additional quality improvement initiatives...
  36. ncbi request reprint Which strategies facilitate improvement in quality of care for elderly hospitalized pneumonia patients?
    George S Tu
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 30:25-35. 2004
    ..A retrospective cohort study was conducted to elucidate which hospital-based quality improvement (QI) strategies are most effective in facilitating improvement in care for patients with community-acquired pneumonia...
  37. doi request reprint Association between maintenance of certification examination scores and quality of care for medicare beneficiaries
    Eric S Holmboe
    American Board of Internal Medicine, 510 Walnut St, Ste 1700, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1396-403. 2008
    ....
  38. pmc Reforming internal medicine residency training. A report from the Society of General Internal Medicine's task force for residency reform
    Eric S Holmboe
    American Board of Internal Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:1165-72. 2005
  39. ncbi request reprint Barriers to obesity training for pediatric residents: a qualitative exploration of residency director perspectives
    Sarah L Goff
    Departments of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01072, USA
    Teach Learn Med 18:348-55. 2006
    ..Obesity affects many children and has serious health consequences. Pediatricians are expected to help halt this epidemic, but little is known about either existing obesity curricula during residency or barriers to curriculum development...
  40. ncbi request reprint Outcomes-based evaluation in resident education: creating systems and structured portfolios
    Eric S Holmboe
    American Board of Internal Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    Am J Med 119:708-14. 2006
  41. ncbi request reprint The relationship between specialty choice and gender of U.S. medical students, 1990-2003
    Emily M Lambert
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
    Acad Med 80:797-802. 2005
    ..S. medical students. The authors looked at the specialty choices of U.S. medical students between 1990 and 2003 to determine whether and to what degree women were responsible for the trends toward controllable lifestyle specialties...
  42. pmc Internal medicine training in the inpatient setting. A review of published educational interventions
    Lorenzo Di Francesco
    J Willis Hurst Internal Medicine Residency, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:1173-80. 2005
    ..This report reviews the available literature on specific internal medicine inpatient educational interventions and proposes recommendations for improving internal medicine training in this setting...
  43. ncbi request reprint Performance during internal medicine residency training and subsequent disciplinary action by state licensing boards
    Maxine A Papadakis
    University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Ann Intern Med 148:869-76. 2008
    ..Information is limited on whether similar performance measures taken during residency can predict performance as practicing physicians...
  44. pmc Professionalism and accountability: the role of specialty board certification
    Christine K Cassel
    American Board of Internal Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    Trans Am Clin Climatol Assoc 119:295-303; discussion 303-4. 2008
  45. doi request reprint Making self-assessment more effective
    Robert M Galbraith
    Center for Innovation, National Board of Medical Examiners, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 28:20-4. 2008
    ..Although these enhancements individually may not cure all of what ails self-assessment, they might ensure greater effectiveness for the purposes of lifelong learning...
  46. ncbi request reprint Credentialing and public accountability: a central role for board certification
    Christine K Cassel
    JAMA 295:939-40. 2006
  47. ncbi request reprint Improving the quality of preventive cardiovascular care provided by primary care physicians: insights from a US Quality Improvement Organization
    Thomas P Meehan
    Qualidigm, Middletown, CT 06457, USA
    Int J Qual Health Care 18:186-94. 2006
    ..During 2000-03, Qualidigm, a US Quality Improvement Organization, conducted a project to improve the care received by elderly Medicare patients with coronary artery disease or cardiovascular risk factors...
  48. ncbi request reprint Lower baseline glycemia reduces apparent oral agent glucose-lowering efficacy: a meta-regression analysis
    Zachary T Bloomgarden
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 35 East 85th Street, New York, NY 10028, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:2137-9. 2006
  49. ncbi request reprint Self-assessment in lifelong learning and improving performance in practice: physician know thyself
    F Daniel Duffy
    JAMA 296:1137-9. 2006
  50. ncbi request reprint Professional standards in the USA: overview and new developments
    Christine Cassel
    American Board of Internal Medicine
    Clin Med 6:363-7. 2006
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint What procedures should internists do?
    F Daniel Duffy
    Ann Intern Med 146:392-3. 2007
  52. ncbi request reprint Feasibility, reliability and user satisfaction with a PDA-based mini-CEX to evaluate the clinical skills of third-year medical students
    Dario M Torre
    General Internal Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Teach Learn Med 19:271-7. 2007
    ..However a PDA-based mini-CEX has not been developed or evaluated before. Our objective was to determine the feasibility, implementation, and user satisfaction with a PDA-based mini-CEX...
  53. ncbi request reprint A three-part model for measuring diabetes care in physician practice
    Rebecca S Lipner
    American Board of Internal Medicine, 510 Walnut Street, Suite 1700, Philadelphia, PA 19106 3699, USA
    Acad Med 82:S48-52. 2007
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Improving the quality of care via maintenance of certification and the Web: an early status report
    Eric S Holmboe
    American Board of Internal Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA
    Perspect Biol Med 51:71-83. 2008
    ..Specifically, we describe how the ABIM developed and implemented Web-based practice improvement modules (PIMs) to help physicians measure and improve their clinical practice...
  55. doi request reprint Assessing quality of care: knowledge matters
    Eric S Holmboe
    American Board of Internal Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106, USA
    JAMA 299:338-40. 2008
  56. doi request reprint Self-assessment of practice performance: development of the ABIM Practice Improvement Module (PIM)
    F Daniel Duffy
    American Board of Internal Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19010, USA
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 28:38-46. 2008
    ..Quality measurement and improvement in practice are requirements for Maintenance of Certification by the American Board of Medical Specialties boards and a component of many pay for performance programs...