Richard W Besdine

Summary

Affiliation: Brown University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Improving health for elderly people: an international health promotion and disease prevention agenda
    Richard W Besdine
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Aging Clin Exp Res 22:219-30. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Alzheimer's disease in RI: perspectives in 2002
    Richard W Besdine
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Division of Geriatrics, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Med Health R I 85:200-1. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Aging of the human nervous system: what do we know?
    Richard W Besdine
    Division of Geriatrics Medicine, Center for Gerontology and Healthcare Research, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Med Health R I 91:129-31. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Integrating and evaluating geriatrics in medical school: a novel approach for the challenge
    Richard W Besdine
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Gerontol Geriatr Educ 32:295-308. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Teaching communication and compassionate care skills: an innovative curriculum for pre-clerkship medical students
    Renee R Shield
    Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Med Teach 33:e408-16. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Cadaver treasure hunt: introducing geriatrics concepts in the anatomy class
    Lynn McNicoll
    Department of Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:962-6. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Preparing for the silver tsunami: the integration of geriatrics into the new medical curriculum at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
    Renee R Shield
    Resource Center for Geriatrics Education, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Med Health R I 91:247-9. 2008
  8. doi request reprint A systematic review of curricular interventions teaching transitional care to physicians-in-training and physicians
    Ian M Buchanan
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Acad Med 86:628-39. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint From Occam's razor to multimorbidity: geriatrics comes of age
    Stefan Gravenstein
    Aging Clin Exp Res 20:179-80. 2008

Collaborators

  • Lynn McNicoll
  • Renee R Shield
  • Ian M Buchanan
  • Stefan Gravenstein
  • Iris Tong
  • Maria Tomas
  • Terrie Fox Wetle

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Improving health for elderly people: an international health promotion and disease prevention agenda
    Richard W Besdine
    The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Aging Clin Exp Res 22:219-30. 2010
    ..Strategies for implementation of effective interventions present an international challenge...
  2. ncbi request reprint Alzheimer's disease in RI: perspectives in 2002
    Richard W Besdine
    Center for Gerontology and Health Care Research, Division of Geriatrics, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Med Health R I 85:200-1. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Aging of the human nervous system: what do we know?
    Richard W Besdine
    Division of Geriatrics Medicine, Center for Gerontology and Healthcare Research, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Med Health R I 91:129-31. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Integrating and evaluating geriatrics in medical school: a novel approach for the challenge
    Richard W Besdine
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Gerontol Geriatr Educ 32:295-308. 2011
    ..Evaluation includes "tracking" to compute the "dose" of aging content, and "journaling" and focus groups to evaluate students' responses. Integrating geriatrics across a broad range of courses and clinical experiences is feasible...
  5. doi request reprint Teaching communication and compassionate care skills: an innovative curriculum for pre-clerkship medical students
    Renee R Shield
    Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Med Teach 33:e408-16. 2011
    ..Physicians require communications training to improve effective and compassionate care. Clinicians discuss challenging communication issues in existing hospital "Schwartz Rounds."..
  6. doi request reprint Cadaver treasure hunt: introducing geriatrics concepts in the anatomy class
    Lynn McNicoll
    Department of Medicine, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02903, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:962-6. 2012
    ..Evaluations have been mostly positive (82-87% positive responses). The anatomy lecture and "treasure hunt" experience are unique strategies for using cadavers to introduce geriatrics principles into the medical school...
  7. ncbi request reprint Preparing for the silver tsunami: the integration of geriatrics into the new medical curriculum at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
    Renee R Shield
    Resource Center for Geriatrics Education, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Med Health R I 91:247-9. 2008
  8. doi request reprint A systematic review of curricular interventions teaching transitional care to physicians-in-training and physicians
    Ian M Buchanan
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island 02912, USA
    Acad Med 86:628-39. 2011
    ..To systematically review and describe published interventions about teaching continuity-of-care best practices, embodied by transitional care, to physician-trainees and physicians...
  9. ncbi request reprint From Occam's razor to multimorbidity: geriatrics comes of age
    Stefan Gravenstein
    Aging Clin Exp Res 20:179-80. 2008