Dario M Torre

Summary

Affiliation: Medical College of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. 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
  2. ncbi request reprint Clerkship directors' practices with respect to preparing students for and using the National Board of Medical Examiners Subject Exam in medicine: results of a United States and Canadian Survey
    Dario Torre
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Acad Med 84:867-71. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Special features of electronic journals: do physicians want them?
    Dario M Torre
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Health Info Libr J 20:108-11. 2003
  4. pmc Family physicians' interests in special features of electronic publication
    Dario M Torre
    General Internal Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Med Libr Assoc 91:337-40. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Learning activities and high-quality teaching: perceptions of third-year IM clerkship students
    Dario M Torre
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Clement J Zablocki Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Milwaukee, 53226, USA
    Acad Med 78:812-4. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Learning/feedback activities and high-quality teaching: perceptions of third-year medical students during an inpatient rotation
    Dario M Torre
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, Froedtert East Office Bldg, Suite E4200, 9200 Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Acad Med 80:950-4. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Overview of current learning theories for medical educators
    Dario M Torre
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Penn 53226, USA
    Am J Med 119:903-7. 2006
  8. pmc What do academic primary care physicians want in an electronic journal?
    Dario M Torre
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:209-12. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Twelve tips for teaching with concept maps in medical education
    Dario M Torre
    Department of Medicine, Drexel University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Med Teach 35:201-8. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparing PDA- and paper-based evaluation of the clinical skills of third-year students
    Dario M Torre
    University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Shadyside, Pittsburgh, Penn 15232, USA
    WMJ 110:9-13. 2011

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. 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...
  2. ncbi request reprint Clerkship directors' practices with respect to preparing students for and using the National Board of Medical Examiners Subject Exam in medicine: results of a United States and Canadian Survey
    Dario Torre
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Acad Med 84:867-71. 2009
    ..The study's purpose was to determine clerkship directors' use of the subject exam in medicine and related learning activities in the context of curricula and outcomes of the directors' internal medicine clerkships...
  3. ncbi request reprint Special features of electronic journals: do physicians want them?
    Dario M Torre
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Health Info Libr J 20:108-11. 2003
  4. pmc Family physicians' interests in special features of electronic publication
    Dario M Torre
    General Internal Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, 9200 West Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Med Libr Assoc 91:337-40. 2003
    ..Because many of the medical journals read by family physicians now have an electronic version, the authors conducted a survey to determine the interest of family physicians in specific features of electronic journal publications...
  5. ncbi request reprint Learning activities and high-quality teaching: perceptions of third-year IM clerkship students
    Dario M Torre
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Clement J Zablocki Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Milwaukee, 53226, USA
    Acad Med 78:812-4. 2003
    ..To identify learning activities that students associate with high-quality teaching on a clinical rotation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Learning/feedback activities and high-quality teaching: perceptions of third-year medical students during an inpatient rotation
    Dario M Torre
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, Froedtert East Office Bldg, Suite E4200, 9200 Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    Acad Med 80:950-4. 2005
    ..To identify specific learning activities (and teaching methods) that students associate with high-quality teaching in the inpatient setting...
  7. ncbi request reprint Overview of current learning theories for medical educators
    Dario M Torre
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Penn 53226, USA
    Am J Med 119:903-7. 2006
  8. pmc What do academic primary care physicians want in an electronic journal?
    Dario M Torre
    Department of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:209-12. 2003
    ..05). We conclude that academic general internists and family physicians have strong but not identical interests in specific features of electronic publication that primary care-oriented journals should consider...
  9. ncbi request reprint Twelve tips for teaching with concept maps in medical education
    Dario M Torre
    Department of Medicine, Drexel University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Med Teach 35:201-8. 2013
    ..Concept mapping is an instructional strategy for individual and group learning that involves integration of knowledge and creation of meaning by relating concepts...
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparing PDA- and paper-based evaluation of the clinical skills of third-year students
    Dario M Torre
    University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Shadyside, Pittsburgh, Penn 15232, USA
    WMJ 110:9-13. 2011
    ..The mini-Clinical Evaluation Exercise (mini-CEX) is used to assess medical students' clinical skills during medicine clerkships...
  11. doi request reprint Grade inflation in the internal medicine clerkship: a national survey
    Sara B Fazio
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Teach Learn Med 25:71-6. 2013
    ..Grade inflation is a growing concern, but the degree to which it continues to exist in 3rd-year internal medicine (IM) clerkships is unknown...
  12. ncbi request reprint Concept maps in medical education: an analytical literature review
    Barbara J Daley
    Department of Administrative Leadership, School of Education, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Med Educ 44:440-8. 2010
    ..New developments in medical education include the use of serial concept maps, concept maps as a methodology to assist learners with lower cognitive competence, and the combination of group concept maps with structured feedback...
  13. ncbi request reprint Clinical and educational uses of handheld computers
    Dario M Torre
    Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    South Med J 96:996-9. 2003
    ..This report describes some interesting applications for present and future use of PDAs in inpatient care and medical education. Physicians and educational programs not using PDAs may wish to consider incorporating this technology...
  14. doi request reprint Simulation in the internal medicine clerkship: a national survey of internal medicine clerkship directors
    Dario M Torre
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical School Shadyside, 5230 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15232, USA
    Teach Learn Med 23:215-22. 2011
    ..Simulation in medical education offers the promise of safely and effectively preparing trainees for a variety of tasks encountered in clinical medicine...
  15. ncbi request reprint Postinterview communication between military residency applicants and training programs
    Temple A Ratcliffe
    Department of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Mil Med 177:54-60. 2012
    ..We examined the frequency and nature of communication during the JSGMESB and compared it with the NRMP...
  16. ncbi request reprint Teaching of pulmonary auscultation in pediatrics: a nationwide survey of all U.S. accredited residencies
    Salvatore Mangione
    Department of Medicine, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 35:472-6. 2003
    ..Whether this difference in teaching may have a beneficial impact on the auscultatory proficiency of pediatric residents, as compared to internal medicine and family practice trainees, needs to be determined...
  17. doi request reprint Training and assessment of CXR/basic radiology interpretation skills: results from the 2005 CDIM Survey
    Kevin E O'Brien
    Department of Internal Medicine, Unviersity of South Florida, Tampa, Forida 33612, USA
    Teach Learn Med 20:157-62. 2008
    ..Terms such as clinical exposure and radiology teaching have been used to describe the experience for these basic interpretive skills, but best practice methods of delivery, let alone common methods, have yet to be defined...
  18. ncbi request reprint Procedural and interpretive skills of medical students: experiences and attitudes of third-year students
    Edward H Wu
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Rhode Island Hospital Brown Medical School, 593 Eddy Street, Jane Brown Bldg Suite 0105, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Acad Med 81:S48-51. 2006
    ..Recent data do not exist on medical students' performance of and attitudes toward procedural and interpretive skills deemed important by medical educators...