internal medicine

Summary

Summary: A medical specialty concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the internal organ systems of adults.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Burnout and self-reported patient care in an internal medicine residency program
    Tait D Shanafelt
    University of Washington, Veterans Affairs Northwest Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, and Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington 98108, USA
    Ann Intern Med 136:358-67. 2002
  2. doi Dentistry and internal medicine: from the focal infection theory to the periodontal medicine concept
    Giuseppe Pizzo
    Section of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 129, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Intern Med 21:496-502. 2010
  3. ncbi Diagnostic error in internal medicine
    Mark L Graber
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Northport, NY 11768, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1493-9. 2005
  4. ncbi The mini-CEX: a method for assessing clinical skills
    John J Norcini
    Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research and American Board of Internal Medicine, 3624 Market Street, 4th Floor, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Ann Intern Med 138:476-81. 2003
  5. doi 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
  6. ncbi Redesigning residency training in internal medicine: the consensus report of the Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine Education Redesign Task Force
    Frederick J Meyers
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Acad Med 82:1211-9. 2007
  7. ncbi Knowledge and attitudes about geriatrics of medical students, internal medicine residents, and geriatric medicine fellows
    Mitsumasa Kishimoto
    Department of Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:99-102. 2005
  8. doi Quality of life, burnout, educational debt, and medical knowledge among internal medicine residents
    Colin P West
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    JAMA 306:952-60. 2011
  9. doi Validity of the Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ)-9 and PHQ-2 in general internal medicine primary care at a Japanese rural hospital: a cross-sectional study
    Masatoshi Inagaki
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Okayama University Hospital, Okayama, Japan Center for Suicide Prevention, National Institute of Mental Health, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Tokyo, Japan Electronic address
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 35:592-7. 2013
  10. pmc Relationship between increased personal well-being and enhanced empathy among internal medicine residents
    Tait D Shanafelt
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:559-64. 2005

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  1. ncbi Burnout and self-reported patient care in an internal medicine residency program
    Tait D Shanafelt
    University of Washington, Veterans Affairs Northwest Health Services Research and Development Center of Excellence, and Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington 98108, USA
    Ann Intern Med 136:358-67. 2002
    ..Burnout is a syndrome of depersonalization, emotional exhaustion, and a sense of low personal accomplishment. Little is known about burnout in residents or its relationship to patient care...
  2. doi Dentistry and internal medicine: from the focal infection theory to the periodontal medicine concept
    Giuseppe Pizzo
    Section of Oral Sciences, University of Palermo, Via del Vespro 129, 90127 Palermo, Italy
    Eur J Intern Med 21:496-502. 2010
    During past decades the relationship between dentistry and internal medicine and especially the concept of the so-called focal infection theory have long been a matter of debate...
  3. ncbi Diagnostic error in internal medicine
    Mark L Graber
    Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Northport, NY 11768, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:1493-9. 2005
    ..The goal of this study was to determine the relative contribution of system-related and cognitive components to diagnostic error and to develop a comprehensive working taxonomy...
  4. ncbi The mini-CEX: a method for assessing clinical skills
    John J Norcini
    Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research and American Board of Internal Medicine, 3624 Market Street, 4th Floor, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Ann Intern Med 138:476-81. 2003
    ..To evaluate the mini-clinical evaluation exercise (mini-CEX), which assesses the clinical skills of residents...
  5. doi 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...
  6. ncbi Redesigning residency training in internal medicine: the consensus report of the Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine Education Redesign Task Force
    Frederick J Meyers
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Acad Med 82:1211-9. 2007
    ..of residency training, redesigning graduate medical education (GME) has become a high priority for the internal medicine community...
  7. ncbi Knowledge and attitudes about geriatrics of medical students, internal medicine residents, and geriatric medicine fellows
    Mitsumasa Kishimoto
    Department of Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:99-102. 2005
    To evaluate the attitudes and knowledge of medical students (MS1-3), internal medicine residents (postgraduate years 1 to 3 (PGY1-3)), and geriatric medicine fellows about elderly patients before implementation of a new geriatrics ..
  8. doi Quality of life, burnout, educational debt, and medical knowledge among internal medicine residents
    Colin P West
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    JAMA 306:952-60. 2011
    ..Physician distress is common and has been associated with negative effects on patient care. However, factors associated with resident distress and well-being have not been well described at a national level...
  9. doi Validity of the Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ)-9 and PHQ-2 in general internal medicine primary care at a Japanese rural hospital: a cross-sectional study
    Masatoshi Inagaki
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Okayama University Hospital, Okayama, Japan Center for Suicide Prevention, National Institute of Mental Health, National Center of Neurology and Psychiatry, Tokyo, Japan Electronic address
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 35:592-7. 2013
    Two depression screening tools, Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ)-9 and PHQ-2, have not had their validity examined in general internal medicine settings in Japan. We examined the validity of these screening tools.
  10. pmc Relationship between increased personal well-being and enhanced empathy among internal medicine residents
    Tait D Shanafelt
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:559-64. 2005
    ..While resident distress and its potential to negatively effect patient care have been well documented, little is known bout resident well-being or its potential to enhance care...
  11. doi Effect of availability bias and reflective reasoning on diagnostic accuracy among internal medicine residents
    Silvia Mamede
    Department of Psychology, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Burgemeester Oudlaan 50, Rotterdam, 3062 PA, The Netherlands
    JAMA 304:1198-203. 2010
    ..Diagnostic errors have been associated with bias in clinical reasoning. Empirical evidence on the cognitive mechanisms underlying biases and effectiveness of educational strategies to counteract them is lacking...
  12. 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...
  13. ncbi A national survey of physician-industry relationships
    Eric G Campbell
    Institute for Health Policy, Massachusetts General Hospital Partners Health Care System and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:1742-50. 2007
    ..We surveyed physicians to collect information about their financial associations with industry and the factors that predict those associations...
  14. pmc Factors associated with the subspecialty choices of internal medicine residents in Canada
    Leora Horn
    Department of Medical Oncology, Vanderbilt University, 777 Preston Research Building, 2220 Pierce Avenue, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    BMC Med Educ 8:37. 2008
    ..There is no published data regarding the proportion of Canadian internal medicine residents applying to the various subspecialties, or the factors that residents consider important when ..
  15. ncbi "I wish I had seen this test result earlier!": Dissatisfaction with test result management systems in primary care
    Eric G Poon
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass 02120, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:2223-8. 2004
    ..Therefore, we sought to identify problems in current test result management systems and possible ways to improve these systems...
  16. pmc Epidemiology of drug exposure and adverse drug reactions in two swiss departments of internal medicine
    K Fattinger
    Division of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 49:158-67. 2000
    ..To explore drug exposure, frequency of adverse drug reactions (ADRs), types of ADRs, predisposing risk factors and ADR-related excess hospital stay in medical inpatients...
  17. doi Soluble forms of RAGE in internal medicine
    Natale Vazzana
    Center of Excellence on Aging, G d Annunzio University Foundation, Via Colle dell Ara, 66013 Chieti, Italy
    Intern Emerg Med 4:389-401. 2009
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  18. doi Changes in medical students' views of internal medicine careers from 1990 to 2007
    Mark D Schwartz
    Divisions of General Internal Medicine, Departments of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10010, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:744-9. 2011
    ..The United States faces a shortage of primary care physicians and declining number of medical students choosing primary care careers...
  19. doi The use of smartphones for clinical communication on internal medicine wards
    Robert C Wu
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University Health Network, Toronto, Canada
    J Hosp Med 5:553-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the use of smartphones to improve communication on internal medicine wards.
  20. ncbi Effect of restricting contact between pharmaceutical company representatives and internal medicine residents on posttraining attitudes and behavior
    B B McCormick
    Mount Sinai Hospital, 600 University Ave, Room 427, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1X5
    JAMA 286:1994-9. 2001
    ..of policies restricting contact between residents and pharmaceutical company representatives (PCRs) during internal medicine training is unknown...
  21. ncbi Burnout and internal medicine resident work-hour restrictions
    Ravi Gopal
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Colorado Health Science Center, Aurora, CO, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:2595-600. 2005
    Burnout is very common in internal medicine residents...
  22. ncbi Pharmacists on rounding teams reduce preventable adverse drug events in hospital general medicine units
    Suzan N Kucukarslan
    Department of Pharmacy Services, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Arch Intern Med 163:2014-8. 2003
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  23. pmc Answering physicians' clinical questions: obstacles and potential solutions
    John W Ely
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa College of Medicine, 200 Hawkins Drive, 01291 D PFP, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 12:217-24. 2005
    ..To identify the most frequent obstacles preventing physicians from answering their patient-care questions and the most requested improvements to clinical information resources...
  24. ncbi CKD risk factors reported by primary care physicians: do guidelines make a difference?
    Janice P Lea
    Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Kidney Dis 47:72-7. 2006
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  25. pmc Differences between students and physicians in their entitlement towards procedural skills education--a needs assessment of skills training in internal medicine
    Gunther Weitz
    University Hospital of Schleswig Holstein, Campus Lubeck, Clinic for Internal Medicine I, Lubeck, Germany
    GMS Z Med Ausbild 29:Doc07. 2012
    ..Procedural skills education has a high priority for medical students. However, it is not clear what kind of skills they consider important and whether their perception differs from the physicians' view...
  26. pmc In the wake of the 2003 and 2011 duty hours regulations, how do internal medicine interns spend their time?
    Lauren Block
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 2024 E Monument St, Room 2 604, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:1042-7. 2013
    ..At the same time, interns wrestle with the effects of electronic medical record systems, including documentation needs and availability of an ever-increasing amount of stored patient data...
  27. ncbi Teaching evidence-based medicine to internal medicine residents: the efficacy of conferences versus small-group discussion
    Kris G Thomas
    Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota 559005, USA
    Teach Learn Med 17:130-5. 2005
    ..Evidence-based medicine (EBM) is a required component of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education's Practice-Based Learning core competency...
  28. ncbi [Integrated skills laboratory concept for undergraduate training in internal medicine]
    C Nikendei
    Abteilung für Allgemeine Klinische und Psychosomatische Medizin, Medizinische Universitatsklinik Heidelberg
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 130:1133-8. 2005
    ..We report here on the implementation and evaluation of an obligatory, tutor-guided, and integrated skills laboratory concept in the field of internal medicine.
  29. ncbi Observations of residents' work activities for 24 consecutive hours: implications for workflow redesign
    Patricia A Gabow
    Denver Health, Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
    Acad Med 81:766-75. 2006
    ..To examine resident workflow as part of an institutional approach to redesigning the processes of health care delivery...
  30. pmc Chronic kidney disease care delivered by US family medicine and internal medicine trainees: results from an online survey
    Oliver Lenz
    Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
    BMC Med 4:30. 2006
    ..However, given the high prevalence of CKD, many patients with early CKD are seen by non-nephrologists, who need to be aware of CKD complications, screening methods and treatment goals in order to initiate timely therapy and referral...
  31. doi Should we Google it? Resource use by internal medicine residents for point-of-care clinical decision making
    Alisa Duran-Nelson
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455, USA
    Acad Med 88:788-94. 2013
    ..To determine which resources residents use at the point-of-care (POC) for decision making, the drivers for selection of these resources, and how residents use Google/Google Scholar to answer clinical questions at the POC...
  32. ncbi Effect of reducing interns' work hours on serious medical errors in intensive care units
    Christopher P Landrigan
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    N Engl J Med 351:1838-48. 2004
    ..Although sleep deprivation has been shown to impair neurobehavioral performance, few studies have measured its effects on medical errors...
  33. doi Analysis of the mortality of patients admitted to internal medicine wards over the weekend
    Javier Marco
    Hospital Clinico de San Carlos, Madrid, Spain
    Am J Med Qual 25:312-8. 2010
    ..The authors analyzed the clinical data of 429,880 adults >14 years of age who were admitted to internal medicine wards in Spain after having presented to the hospitals' emergency departments...
  34. doi Interprofessional education in the internal medicine clerkship: results from a national survey
    Beth W Liston
    Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, USA
    Acad Med 86:872-6. 2011
    ..This study describes attitudes, barriers, and practices regarding interprofessional education (IPE) in internal medicine (IM) clerkships in the United States and Canada.
  35. doi The incidence and predictors of job burnout in first-year internal medicine residents: a five-institution study
    Jonathan Ripp
    Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Acad Med 86:1304-10. 2011
    Job burnout is prevalent among U.S. internal medicine (IM) residents and may lead to depression, suboptimal patient care, and medical errors...
  36. doi Predictors of persistent burnout in internal medicine residents: a prospective cohort study
    Jessica Campbell
    Department of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado, USA
    Acad Med 85:1630-4. 2010
    ..The authors conducted a longitudinal study to determine whether burnout in internal medicine residents is persistent and what factors predispose residents to persistent burnout.
  37. doi Prevalence of the notification of malnutrition in the departments of internal medicine and its prognostic implications
    Javier Marco
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Clinico de San Carlos, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Nutr 30:450-4. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to describe how often discharge sheets from Internal Medicine (IM) units include malnutrition among diagnoses (notification frequency) using the International ..
  38. pmc Physician perceptions of primary prevention: qualitative base for the conceptual shaping of a practice intervention tool
    Amy L Mirand
    Department of Cancer Prevention, Epidemiology, and Biostatistics, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York, USA
    BMC Public Health 2:16. 2002
    ..The characterization will provide the conceptual framework for the development of a practice tool to facilitate routine delivery of primary preventive care...
  39. pmc Predicting pass rates on the American Board of Internal Medicine certifying examination
    L K Rollins
    University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville 22908, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 13:414-6. 1998
    Our objective was to determine the ability of the internal medicine In-Training Examination (ITE) to predict pass or fail outcomes on the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM) certifying examination and to develop an externally ..
  40. doi Identification and management of chronic kidney disease complications by internal medicine residents: a national survey
    Varun Agrawal
    Department of Internal Medicine, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, MI, USA
    Am J Ther 18:e40-7. 2011
    ..We performed an online questionnaire survey of internal medicine residents in the United States to determine knowledge of CKD complications and their management...
  41. doi Adverse drug reactions in internal medicine units and associated risk factors
    Juan Francisco Sanchez Muñoz-Torrero
    Servicio de Medicina Interna, Hospital San Pedro de Alcantara, Caceres, Spain
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 66:1257-64. 2010
    This study was designed to assess the prevalence of adverse drug reactions (ADRs) in the internal medicine wards of two teaching hospitals, identify the most common ADRs, the principal medications involved, and determine the risk factors ..
  42. ncbi The creation and evaluation of a systems-based practice/managed care curriculum in a primary care internal medicine residency program
    Rand A David
    Department of Ambulatory Care, Elmhurst Hospital Center, Elmhurst, NY 11373, USA
    Mt Sinai J Med 72:296-9. 2005
    ..a monthly workshop format, and integrated it into our Mount Sinai School of Medicine (Elmhurst) program in internal medicine. We evaluated the success of this workshop by utilizing both subjective and objective assessments of ..
  43. ncbi Using the American Board of Internal Medicine's "Elements of Professionalism" for undergraduate ethics education
    Lynne S Robins
    University of Washington School of Medicine, Department of Medical Education, Seattle 98195 7240, USA
    Acad Med 77:523-31. 2002
    ..of using the taxonomy of professional and unprofessional behaviors presented in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM's) Project Professionalism to categorize ethical issues that undergraduate medical students perceive ..
  44. doi Competency-based education and training in internal medicine
    Steven E Weinberger
    American College of Physicians and American Board of Internal Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19106, USA
    Ann Intern Med 153:751-6. 2010
    ..In this article, the Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine Education Redesign Task Force II examines the advantages and challenges of a competency-based educational ..
  45. ncbi Effects of an inpatient geriatrics rotation on internal medicine residents' knowledge and attitudes
    M C Lindberg
    Department of Internal Medicine, Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, Conn. 06105, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 11:397-400. 1996
    ..DESIGN: Randomized trial. INTERVENTION: A 4-week acute care inpatient internal medicine rotation at a university-affiliated Veterans Affairs Medical Center; experiences included caring for acutely ..
  46. ncbi Are internal medicine residency programs adequately preparing physicians to care for the baby boomers? A national survey from the Association of Directors of Geriatric Academic Programs Status of Geriatrics Workforce Study
    Gregg A Warshaw
    Office of Geriatric Medicine, Department of Family Medicine, University of Cincinnati, and Division of General and Community Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Ohio 45267, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1603-9. 2006
    Patients aged 65 and older account for 39% of ambulatory visits to internal medicine physicians. This article describes the progress made in training internal medicine residents to care for older Americans...
  47. doi Beyond a curricular design of convenience: replacing the noon conference with an academic half day in three internal medicine residency programs
    Maren K Batalden
    Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139, USA
    Acad Med 88:644-51. 2013
    ..This article details three distinctive internal medicine residency programs (Cambridge Health Alliance, University of Cincinnati, and New York Presbyterian/Weill ..
  48. doi Internal medicine residency redesign: proposal of the Internal Medicine Working Group
    Ralph I Horwitz
    GlaxoSmithKline, King of Prussia, PA 19406, USA
    Am J Med 124:806-12. 2011
    Concerned with the quality of internal medicine training, many leaders in the field assembled to assess the state of the residency, evaluate the decline in interest in the specialty, and create a framework for invigorating the discipline...
  49. ncbi Pulmonary auscultatory skills during training in internal medicine and family practice
    S Mangione
    Center for Research in Medical Education, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 159:1119-24. 1999
    ..Our study included 194 medical students, 18 pulmonary fellows, and 656 generalists-in-training from 17 internal medicine and 23 family practice programs in the Mid- Atlantic area of the United States...
  50. pmc Working memory capacity is decreased in sleep-deprived internal medicine residents
    Ashraf Gohar
    Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care, University of Minnesota and Regions Hospital, St Paul, MN, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 5:191-7. 2009
    ..Although call rotations with extended shifts continue, effects on resident sleep-wake times and working memory capacity (WMC) have not been investigated...
  51. pmc Interprofessional communication with hospitalist and consultant physicians in general internal medicine: a qualitative study
    Lesley Gotlib Conn
    Department of Surgery, St, Michael s Hospital, 30 Bond St, Toronto, ON M5B 1W8, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:437. 2012
    Studies in General Internal Medicine [GIM] settings have shown that optimizing interprofessional communication is important, yet complex and challenging...
  52. pmc Predictors of yoga use among internal medicine patients
    Holger Cramer
    Department of Internal and Integrative Medicine, Kliniken Essen Mitte, Faculty of Medicine, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    BMC Complement Altern Med 13:172. 2013
    Yoga seems to be an effective means to cope with a variety of internal medicine conditions...
  53. doi Participation in and perceptions of unprofessional behaviors among incoming internal medicine interns
    Vineet M Arora
    JAMA 300:1132-4. 2008
  54. ncbi Colorectal cancer screening and familial risk: a survey of internal medicine residents' knowledge and practice patterns
    Adam F Barrison
    Department of Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology, Boston Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 98:1410-6. 2003
    ..The principal objective of this study was to assess the knowledge and screening behavior of internal medicine (IM) residents regarding familial colorectal cancer.
  55. doi Long-term retention of central venous catheter insertion skills after simulation-based mastery learning
    Jeffrey H Barsuk
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Acad Med 85:S9-12. 2010
    ..Simulation-based mastery learning (SBML) of central venous catheter (CVC) insertion improves trainee skill and patient care. How long skills are retained is unknown...
  56. pmc Health and health care among housestaff in four U.S. internal medicine residency programs
    I M Rosen
    Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA. Center for
    J Gen Intern Med 15:116-21. 2000
    ..DESIGN: Anonymous mailed survey. SUBJECTS: All 389 residents in four U.S. categorical internal medicine training programs. MAIN RESULTS: Three hundred sixteen residents responded (83%)...
  57. doi Factors affecting adherence to guidelines for antithrombotic therapy in elderly patients with atrial fibrillation admitted to internal medicine wards
    M Marcucci
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Perugia, Italy
    Eur J Intern Med 21:516-23. 2010
    ..However, there are several reports that emphasize the underuse of pharmacological prophylaxis of cardio-embolism in patients with AFF in different health care settings...
  58. pmc We never thought this would happen: transitioning care of adolescents with perinatally acquired HIV infection from pediatrics to internal medicine
    Tara Vijayan
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    AIDS Care 21:1222-9. 2009
    Transitioning the medical care of children with perinatally acquired HIV from pediatric care to internal medicine practices has become increasingly important as newer therapies prolong survival...
  59. doi From patient talk to physician notes-Comparing the content of medical interviews with medical records in a sample of outpatients in Internal Medicine
    Wolf A Langewitz
    Dept Psychosomatic Medicine Internal Medicine, University Hospital Basel, Switzerland
    Patient Educ Couns 76:336-40. 2009
    ..Therefore, correct documentation of the content of a consultation is crucial to hand over information from one health care professional to the next...
  60. pmc Citation analysis of The Korean Journal of Internal Medicine from KoMCI, Web of Science, and Scopus
    Sun Huh
    Department of Parasitology, College of Medicine and Institute of Medical Education, Hallym University, Chuncheon, Korea
    Korean J Intern Med 26:1-7. 2011
    The Korean Journal of Internal Medicine (KJIM) is the international journal published in English by the Korean Association of Internal Medicine...
  61. pmc Mentorship in academic general internal medicine. Results of a survey of mentors
    Sara E Luckhaupt
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:1014-8. 2005
    ..Effective mentorship is crucial to career development. Strategies to improve the availability of mentors include mentoring multiple mentees at once, compensating mentors, comentoring, and long-distance mentoring...
  62. doi Polypharmacy, length of hospital stay, and in-hospital mortality among elderly patients in internal medicine wards. The REPOSI study
    Alessandro Nobili
    Laboratory for Quality Assessment of Geriatric Therapies and Services, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, via Giuseppe La Masa, 19, 20156 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 67:507-19. 2011
    ..We evaluated the prevalence and factors associated with polypharmacy and investigated the role of polypharmacy as a predictor of length of hospital stay and in-hospital mortality...
  63. pmc Evidence-based medicine among internal medicine residents in a community hospital program using smart phones
    Sergio A León
    Office of High Performance Computing and Communications, 8600 Rockville Pike, National Library of Medicine, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD 20894, USA
    BMC Med Inform Decis Mak 7:5. 2007
    ..access using smart phones for information retrieval during daily clinical rounds and academic activities of internal medicine residents in a community hospital...
  64. doi The use of smartphones in general and internal medicine units: a boon or a bane to the promotion of interprofessional collaboration?
    Vivian Lo
    Centre for Innovation in Complex Care, University Health Network, Toronto, Canada
    J Interprof Care 26:276-82. 2012
    ..Our study examined perceptions of General Internal Medicine (GIM) staff on the usage of Smartphone devices and a Webpaging system, which were implemented on the ..
  65. doi Mortality and complications in very old patients (90+) admitted to departments of internal medicine in Spain
    Raquel Barba
    Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Infanta Cristina, Parla, Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Intern Med 22:49-52. 2011
    ..over 90 years of age (the "very elderly") account for an increasing number of admissions to departments of internal medicine (IM)...
  66. doi Adverse drug reactions detected by stimulated spontaneous reporting in an internal medicine department in Romania
    Andreea Farcas
    University of Medicine and Pharmacy Iuliu Hatieganu, Drug Information Research Center, Pasteur 6, Cluj Napoca, Romania
    Eur J Intern Med 21:453-7. 2010
    ..The aims of this study were to identify the most frequent ADRs recognized by the attending physicians, study their nature and target these ADRs in order to take future preventive measures...
  67. doi Obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome and the metabolic syndrome in an internal medicine setting
    Francesco Angelico
    Department of Experimental Medicine, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Eur J Intern Med 21:191-5. 2010
    ..Obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome (OSAS) is widely accepted as a cardiovascular risk factor. Lately it has been considered in turn as both a component and one of the causes of the metabolic syndrome (MS)...
  68. ncbi A modified electronic key feature examination for undergraduate medical students: validation threats and opportunities
    Martin R Fischer
    Klinikum der Universitat Munchen, Medizinische Klinik Innenstadt, Munchen, Germany
    Med Teach 27:450-5. 2005
    ..on the guidelines provided by the Medical Council of Canada, a modified electronic key feature exam for internal medicine consisting of 15 key features (KFs) was developed for fifth year German medical students...
  69. ncbi An innovative model for final-year students' skills training course in internal medicine: 'essentials from admission to discharge'
    C Nikendei
    Department of General Internal and Psychosomatic Medicine, University of Heidelberg Medical Hospital, Im Neuenheimer Feld 410, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Med Teach 28:648-51. 2006
    ..It was decided, therefore, to introduce an innovative skills training model in internal medicine. Sixty final-year students received four consecutive days of training during their first week, consisting of ..
  70. pmc The effect of an active on-ward participation of hospital pharmacists in Internal Medicine teams on preventable Adverse Drug Events in elderly inpatients: protocol of the WINGS study (Ward-oriented pharmacy in newly admitted geriatric seniors)
    Joanna E Klopotowska
    Department of Hospital Pharmacy, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 11:124. 2011
    ..This service will consist of multifaceted interventions implemented in the Internal Medicine wards by hospital pharmacists...
  71. doi Simulation training and its effect on long-term resident performance in central venous catheterization
    C Christopher Smith
    Internal Medical Residency Program, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Simul Healthc 5:146-51. 2010
    ..Simulation is a safe alternative to practicing procedural skills on patients. However, few published studies have examined the long-term effect of simulation technology on bedside procedures such as central venous catheter (CVC) insertion...
  72. 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
  73. pmc Using television shows to teach communication skills in internal medicine residency
    Roger Y Wong
    Postgraduate Medical Education, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    BMC Med Educ 9:9. 2009
    ..address evidence-based effective communication skills in the formal academic half day curriculum of our core internal medicine residency program, we designed and delivered an interactive session using excerpts taken from medically-..
  74. ncbi Internal medicine patients' expectations for care during office visits
    R L Kravitz
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Health Services Research, UCLA
    J Gen Intern Med 9:75-81. 1994
    OBJECTIVE: To describe internal medicine patients' expectations for care during office visits and to examine the relationship between fulfillment of expectations for care and visit satisfaction...
  75. pmc Internal medicine resident self-report of factors associated with career decisions
    Colin P West
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:946-9. 2009
    Little is known about factors contributing to the career decisions of internal medicine residents.
  76. doi Prevalence and rates of recognition of depressive disorders in internal medicine outpatient departments of 23 general hospitals in Shenyang, China
    Xiaoxia Qin
    Department of Psychiatry, First Affiliated Hospital, China Medical University, Shenyang, PR China
    J Affect Disord 110:46-54. 2008
    ..We aim to assess the prevalence, risk factors and rates of recognition of depressive disorders in internal medicine outpatient departments of general hospitals.
  77. pmc Confidence of academic general internists and family physicians to teach ambulatory procedures
    G C Wickstrom
    Department of Medicine, Summa Health System Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Akron, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 15:353-60. 2000
    To evaluate and compare the readiness of academic general internal medicine physicians and academic family medicine physicians to perform and teach 13 common ambulatory procedures.
  78. pmc Supervising the supervisors--procedural training and supervision in internal medicine residency
    Michelle Mourad
    Department of Medicine, Division of Hospital Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:351-6. 2010
    ..Residents' perceptions about supervision or how often peer supervision produces unsafe clinical situations are unknown...
  79. doi Prevalence of drug-drug interactions at hospital entry and during hospital stay of patients in internal medicine
    Priska Vonbach
    Hospital Pharmacy, Kantonsspital Baden University Children s Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur J Intern Med 19:413-20. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to assess potential drug-drug interactions (pDDIs) at hospital admission, during hospitalization and at discharge and to evaluate the number of pDDIs created during hospitalization...
  80. ncbi Adverse drug reactions in a department of systemic diseases-oriented internal medicine: prevalence, incidence, direct costs and avoidability
    R Lagnaoui
    Department of Pharmacology, Universite Victor Segalen, Bordeaux, France
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 56:181-6. 2000
    ..Departments of internal medicine are at the forefront of this problem...
  81. ncbi Mood change and empathy decline persist during three years of internal medicine training
    Lisa M Bellini
    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, USA
    Acad Med 80:164-7. 2005
    To examine longitudinal changes in mood and empathy over the course of the internal medicine residency.
  82. ncbi Improving patient quality of life with feedback to physicians about functional status
    L V Rubenstein
    Sepulveda VA Medical Center, CA 91343, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 10:607-14. 1995
    ..DESIGN: Randomized controlled trial. SETTING: University primary care clinic. PARTICIPANTS: All 73 internal medicine house officers and 557 of their new primary care patients...
  83. ncbi Communication during ward rounds in internal medicine. An analysis of patient-nurse-physician interactions using RIAS
    H Weber
    Div Psychosomatic Medicine Internal Medicine, University Hospital Basel, Hebelstr 2, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Patient Educ Couns 67:343-8. 2007
    Describe the content and of mode of patient-physician-nurse interactions during ward-rounds in Internal Medicine.
  84. ncbi A context-learning pharmacotherapy program for preclinical medical students leads to more rational drug prescribing during their clinical clerkship in internal medicine
    M C Richir
    Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Pharmacy, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Pharmacol Ther 84:513-6. 2008
    ..program on the quality of rational prescribing during the ensuing clinical clerkship of these students in internal medicine. The results of this study indicate that preclinical context-learning in pharmacotherapy leads to the use of ..
  85. doi Factors associated with medical students' career choices regarding internal medicine
    Karen E Hauer
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 533 Parnassus Ave, U137, Box 0131, San Francisco, CA 94143 0131, USA
    JAMA 300:1154-64. 2008
    ..US physician workforce are anticipated as the population ages and medical students' interest in careers in internal medicine (IM) has declined (particularly general IM, the primary specialty serving older adults)...
  86. ncbi Simulation-based mastery learning reduces complications during central venous catheter insertion in a medical intensive care unit
    Jeffrey H Barsuk
    Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Crit Care Med 37:2697-701. 2009
    ..To determine the effect of a simulation-based mastery learning model on central venous catheter insertion skill and the prevalence of procedure-related complications in a medical intensive care unit over a 1-yr period...
  87. doi Pneumonia treated in the internal medicine department: focus on healthcare-associated pneumonia
    M Giannella
    Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Madrid, Spain
    Clin Microbiol Infect 18:786-94. 2012
    Patients with pneumonia treated in the internal medicine department (IMD) are often at risk of healthcare-associated pneumonia (HCAP). The importance of HCAP is controversial...
  88. doi General medicine vs subspecialty career plans among internal medicine residents
    Colin P West
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, 200 First St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    JAMA 308:2241-7. 2012
    ..Differences in general internal medicine (GIM) career plans between internal medicine residency program types and across resident demographics are ..
  89. pmc Journal reading habits of internists
    S Saint
    Division of General Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 15:881-4. 2000
    ..We conclude that internists, regardless of training in epidemiology, rely heavily on abstracts and prescreening of articles by editors...
  90. doi Patient safety education at U.S. and Canadian medical schools: results from the 2006 Clerkship Directors in Internal Medicine survey
    Eric Alper
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, Department of Medicine, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Acad Med 84:1672-6. 2009
    ..To describe current patient safety curricula at U.S. and Canadian medical schools and identify factors associated with adoption of these programs...
  91. ncbi Barriers to EMR adoption in internal medicine and pediatric outpatient practices
    Scott C Russell
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis 38105, USA
    Tenn Med 97:457-60. 2004
    ..We sought to determine the current use of EMRs in area practices and identify physician attitudes related to their adoption...
  92. pmc Transitions of Care Consensus Policy Statement American College of Physicians-Society of General Internal Medicine-Society of Hospital Medicine-American Geriatrics Society-American College of Emergency Physicians-Society of Academic Emergency Medicine
    Vincenza Snow
    American College of Physicians, 190 N Independence Mall West, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:971-6. 2009
    The American College of Physicians (ACP), Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM), Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM), American Geriatric Society (AGS), American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) and the Society for Academic ..
  93. doi [Adverse drug events in hospitalized elderly patients in a geriatric medicine unit: study of prevalence and risk factors]
    M Cecile
    Service de médecine interne et gériatrie, centre hospitalier régional et universitaire de Marseille, Hopital Sainte Marguerite, 13327 Marseille cedex 9, France
    Rev Med Interne 30:393-400. 2009
    ..Our study compared the parameters of standard geriatric assessment, in the presence or absence of adverse drug events and evaluated the prevalence of adverse drug events in elderly inpatients, the symptoms, and the drugs involved...
  94. ncbi [Internal medicine and infections in immigrants]
    J L Perez-Arellano
    Rev Clin Esp 208:1-3. 2008
  95. ncbi Hospital care by hospital-based and clinic-based faculty: a prospective, controlled trial
    P J Kearns
    Department of Medicine, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center, San Jose, Calif, USA
    Arch Intern Med 161:235-41. 2001
    ....
  96. doi Interprofessional interaction, negotiation and non-negotiation on general internal medicine wards
    Scott Reeves
    Keenan Research Centre, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    J Interprof Care 23:633-45. 2009
    ..from an ethnographic study that explored the nature of interprofessional interactions within two general and internal medicine (GIM) settings in Canada...
  97. ncbi Knowledge of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's 2006 routine HIV testing recommendations among New York City internal medicine residents
    Charu L Jain
    Bureau of HIV AIDS Prevention and Control, New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, 346 Broadway, Room 701, New York, NY 10013, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:167-76. 2009
    ..Realizing this goal will require primary care providers including internal medicine physicians to order HIV tests routinely...
  98. ncbi Beyond the comfort zone: residents assess their comfort performing inpatient medical procedures
    Grace C Huang
    Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02215, USA
    Am J Med 119:71.e17-24. 2006
    ..As a result, residents may be unskilled and uncomfortable performing procedures. This study characterizes residents' comfort performing medical procedures and identifies factors associated with lack of comfort...
  99. ncbi Residents feel unprepared and unsupervised as leaders of cardiac arrest teams in teaching hospitals: a survey of internal medicine residents
    Chris W Hayes
    Department of Medicine and Critical Care, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Crit Care Med 35:1668-72. 2007
    We aimed to determine internal medicine residents' perceptions of the adequacy of their training to serve as in-hospital cardiac arrest team leaders, given the responsibility of managing acutely critically ill patients and with recent ..
  100. doi Internal medicine training in the 21st century
    Thomas S Huddle
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Acad Med 83:910-5. 2008
    Many are calling for changes for internal medicine training, arguing that changes in the practice environment mandate changes in how the internal medicine residency is structured...
  101. pmc Characteristics of recent biostatistical methods adopted by researchers publishing in general/internal medicine journals
    Paul J Nietert
    Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Department of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, U S A
    Stat Med 32:1-10. 2013
    ..however, the characteristics of biostatistics methods that have been adopted into the field of general/internal medicine (GIM) is unclear...

Research Grants72

  1. Notch and Regulators of Notch Signaling Impact Both Glucose and Lipid Metabolism
    UTPAL BHAGIRATH PAJVANI; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..biochemistry of the adipocyte-secreted hormone, adiponectin, and subsequently performed medical training in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology at Columbia University. Dr...
  2. Expanding Vietnamese Community and Academic Infrastructure for Health Research
    Bang H Nguyen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..g. internal medicine, psychiatry, public health, nutritional science, environmental and occupational epidemiology, and ethnic ..
  3. Neural Functioning of Feeding Centers in Obese Youth
    ROBERT STANLEY SHERWIN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of hypotheses-driven studies which will be performed by a multidisciplinary team of investigators from Internal Medicine, Diagnostic Radiology, Psychiatry and Pediatrics, using an integrated team approach...
  4. Mechanisms of Neutralizing Antibody Resistance in Chronic HCV and HIV Infection
    JUSTIN RICHARD BAILEY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of Medicine through the Medical Scientist Training Program in 2007 and completed residency training in Internal Medicine at the Massachusetts General Hospital through the ABIM research pathway in 2009...
  5. Characterizing TLR Function of Human Dendritic Cells in the Elderly
    Alexander Panda; Fiscal Year: 2012
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Candidate: The candidate is a physician trained in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases who is a fellow in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine and a Ph.D...
  6. Yale Drug Abuse, Addiction, and HIV Research Scholars (Yale-DAHRS)
    PATRICK O'CONNOR; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..clinical epidemiology, systems engineering and demography with the traditional clinical sciences of internal medicine, emergency medicine, HIV medicine, pediatrics, obstetrics and gynecology, psychiatry, and psychology;(5) ..
  7. A Rodent Model to Study Links Among Diet, Visceral Adipose and Cardiomyopathy
    MELINDA ANN FRYE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dr. Frye's advanced training in internal medicine provides her with expanded knowledge of clinical problems and systems physiology. Additionally, Dr...
  8. The Somatotropic Axis and Health Aging: A Search for Mechanisms
    Andrzej Bartke; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..PRINCIPAL INVESTIGATOR: Dr. Bartke is Professor and Director of Geriatric Medicine in the Department of Internal Medicine at Southern Illinois University School of Medicine...
  9. Evaluation of obstructive sleep apnea with long range 3D endoscopic FDOCT
    Jun Zhang; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..System and Professor of Medicine in Residence, UC Irvine, is board certified in Sleep Medicine, Pulmonary, Internal Medicine and Critical Care with over 30 years of experience in respiratory physiology...
  10. Research Training in Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Diseases
    S Jamal Mustafa; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Cell Biology, Neurobiology, Microbiology, Immunology, Exercise Science, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Pulmonology...
  11. UT GASTROENTEROLOGY / HEPATOLOGY RESEARCH TRAINING PROGRAM
    Ezra Burstein; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The training program accepts primarily individuals with a background in Internal Medicine (M.D. or M.D./Ph.D...
  12. Geriatric Conditions and Disablement in the Older Adult Population
    Christine T Cigolle; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dr. Cigolle is an Assistant Professors in the Departments of Family Medicine and Internal Medicine at the University of Michigan (UM) Medical School, with appointments in the Institute of Gerontology (UM) ..
  13. Postpartum Depression: Role of Sleep &Genetic Risk in Postpartum Mood Disorders
    Katherine M Sharkey; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..a multidisciplinary background of sleep and circadian rhythms research and clinical training in psychiatry, internal medicine, and sleep medicine. This award provides Dr...
  14. Mediators &prognostic value of muscle mass &function in chronic kidney disease
    Francis Perry Wilson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Candidate: Dr. Wilson is currently a post-doctoral researcher with Internal Medicine and Nephrology board certification...
  15. Genetic Determinants of the Response to Thienopyridine Therapy
    Jessica L Mega; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..CANDIDATE: Dr. Jessica Mega trained in Internal Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) and Cardiology at Massachusetts General Hospital...
  16. The function and regulation of IL-33 in the airway epithelium in asthma
    ERIN D GORDON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Graduating first in my medical school class, I chose to complete my Internal Medicine residency training at UC San Diego where I performed basic science research in the laboratory of Dr...
  17. The Role of Lung Volumes in Nocturnal Asthma
    ROBERT LLEWELLYN OWENS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..He has a background in Chemical Engineering, Internal Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine...
  18. Protein Phosphatase Regulation of the Principal Renal Sodium Transporter NHE3
    Ion Alexandru Bobulescu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..retain his 250 sq ft laboratory space, private 90 sq ft office and faculty position in the Department of Internal Medicine. The candidate will have access to UT Southwestern's state of the art animal research facility, as well ..
  19. Health Information Technology for Chronic Kidney Disease Management
    Lipika Samal; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Her primary mentor is Dr. David Bates, Chief of General Internal Medicine at BWH and an internationally renowned HIT researcher. Her secondary mentors are Dr...
  20. Metabolic flux in a model of reduced oxidative capacity
    CHARLES ROBERT EVANS; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dr. Charles Evans is a junior faculty member at the University of Michigan in the department of Internal Medicine. Dr...
  21. The Ethics of Fragile X Genetic Screening and Testing Across the Lifespan
    Kruti Acharya; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Because of my training in Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Developmental Disabilities, and Medical Ethics, I am uniquely qualified to pursue this goal and ..
  22. Key determinants of dengue virus neutralization by naturally occurring human mAbs
    Scott A Smith; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..I am also trained, and board certified, in Internal Medicine and as an Infectious Diseases clinical specialist...
  23. Scripps Translational Science Institute (TL1)
    ERIC JEFFREY TOPOL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..An Internal Medicine residency program, comprising 25 clinical trainees, is complemented by clinical fellowship programs in 13 ..
  24. Reforming Medicare: Beneficiary Choice, Plan Payment, and Accountable Care
    JOHN MICHAEL MCWILLIAMS; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..is an Assistant Professor of Health Care Policy at Harvard Medical School with multidisciplinary training in internal medicine, health policy, and research methods and a strong commitment to health services research on aging adults ..
  25. Cellular Mechanisms of Hypothalamic Inflammation in High Fat Diet-Induced Obesity
    Joshua P Thaler; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The candidate has been prepared for this pathway by completing MD and PhD degrees and clinical training in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology. This research will be conducted in the laboratory of Dr...
  26. Developing, Validating, and Implementing a CKD Predictive Model (DELVECKD)
    KHALED A ABDEL-KADER; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dr. Gary Fischer, director of the general internal medicine ambulatory clinic, has substantial experience in the integration of the EMR and CDSS with physician workflow...
  27. Workplace Wellness Initiatives to Combat Obesity
    JASON PERRY BLOCK; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Dr. Jason Block is a general internal medicine physician committed to a research career focused on innovative interventions to combat obesity...
  28. Effect of Circulating Glucose on Eating Behavior and Brain Activation in Diabetes
    RENATA D BELFORT DE AGUIAR; Fiscal Year: 2013
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Dr. Renata Belfort De Aguiar is an Instructor in the Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Endocrinology, at Yale University with an interest in translational clinical research at the interface ..
  29. Metabolic Effects of In Utero Antiretrovirals on HIV Exposed Uninfected Infants
    Jennifer Jao; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Dual-certified in internal medicine and pediatrics, she is well-suited to study this cohort...
  30. Intratesticular Sex Steroids and Spermatogenesis in Man
    MARA YVONNE ROTH; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..for this pathway by completing her medical doctorate and subsequent specialty and subspecialty training in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology...
  31. Beta-catenin is a molecular target of the Fanconi anemia core complex
    Kim Hien T Dao; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..After Internal Medicine residency training, she completed fellowship training in Hematology-Oncology at the University of California ..
  32. Control of Cardiac Lineage Commitment and Differentiation in Murine Development
    Ibrahim J Domian; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..investigator obtained his MD/PhD from Stanford School of Medicine and has completed clinical training in Internal Medicine, Cardiology, and Interventional Cardiology at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)...
  33. Role of Par1 Polarity Proteins in Podocyte Development and Glomerular Disease
    KIMBERLY JEAN REIDY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Her primary mentor, Dr. Susztak, is an Associate Professor of Internal Medicine/ Nephrology and a leader in her field in identifying novel mechanisms of glomerular disease...
  34. Regulation of cellular metabolism by EglN dioxygenases
    Benjamin A Olenchock; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..completed clinical training in Cardiovascular Medicine and Critical Care Medicine through American Board of Internal Medicine accelerated research pathway...
  35. TRAINING IN CLINICAL AND BASIC NEUROSCIENCE
    EVA LUCILLE FELDMAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..has been funded for the past 29 years, and involves the Departments of Neurology, Neurosurgery, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, Anesthesia, Emergency Medicine, Psychology, Human Genetics, Radiology, Cell &Developmental Biology, ..
  36. Role of Bile Acids in the Initiation of Liver Regeneration
    Willscott E Naugler; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The prinicipal [sic] investigator has completed a residency in Internal Medicine, a fellowship in Gastroenterology, and a post-doctoral fellowship in a laboratory focused on gene regulation ..
  37. State-of-the-Art PET/CT Instrumentation
    Richard E Carson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..system will support NIH-funded investigators in the Departments of Cardiology, Diagnostic Radiology, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Therapeutic Radiology...
  38. DRUG DEPENDENCE CLINICAL RESEARCH PROGRAM
    Reese T Jones; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..by the participating projects and investigators include psychiatry, clinical psychology, neurology, general internal medicine, cardiology and clinical pharmacology, psychopharmacology, toxicology, genetics, pediatrics, pharmacy, ..
  39. Racial Differences in Phosphorus Metabolism in Health and in Kidney Disease
    ORLANDO M GUTIERREZ; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..by applicant): Candidate: Orlando Gutierrez received his MD from the University of Toledo, and completed his Internal Medicine Residency at the Massachusetts General Hospital...
  40. Musculoskeletal Disorder in Dialysis Patients
    Sharon M Moe; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..4 faculty (one with a K01, one with a pending K23, and one with an ADA career development award), 1 internal medicine housestaff (now a Nephrologist), and 8 Nephrology trainees (3/6 have completed their training and remain in ..
  41. Inflammatory-metabolic Crosstalk in the Myocardium
    JOEL DAVID SCHILLING; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The principal investigator has completed MD/PhD training, structured residency training in internal medicine and fellowship training in cardiology and heart failure/transplant at Washington University...
  42. Type 2 Diabetes Risk in Women With Gestational Diabetes
    Catherine Kim; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..D. and M.P.H. from Columbia University, performed her internal medicine residency at the University of California, San Francisco, and completed a Robert Wood Johnson Clinical ..
  43. Functions of the Hypoxia-Induced MicroRNA-210 in Pulmonary Vascular Endothelium
    Stephen Y Chan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..investigator is a graduate of the Medical Scientist Training Program and has completed residency training in Internal Medicine and fellowship training in Cardiology (Massachusetts General Hospital, MGH). Dr...
  44. Using Outcomes Analyses to Inform Implementation of NINDS Clinical Trials
    JAMES FRANCIS BURKE; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Rodney Hayward a Professor of Internal Medicine and a pioneer in translational research and Dr...
  45. MULTIDISCIPLINARY TRAINING PROGRAM IN LUNG DISEASE
    Theodore J Standiford; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Medical School faculty trainers are appointed in the Departments of Internal Medicine, Pathology, Radiology, Human Genetics, Microbiology &Immunology, Molecular and Integrative Physiology, ..
  46. Atlanta Regional Community Clinical Oncology Program (ARCCOP)
    Thomas E Seay; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Extensive efforts are made to educate non-oncology physician specialists about prevention trials such as Internal Medicine, Family Practice, OBGYN, and others with the intent of reaching a broader at risk patient population...
  47. Pilot Combination Treatment Trial of Mild Cognitive Impairment with Depression
    Davangere P Devanand; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and follow a broad sample of 80 DEP-CI patients who present to the departments of Psychiatry, Neurology and Internal Medicine at NYSPI/Columbia University Medical Center and Duke University Medical Center...
  48. Clinico-Genomic Assessment of Performance Status in Elderly AML Patients
    Arati V Rao; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The PI has completed a residency in Internal Medicine at Duke University followed by dual fellowship training in both Medical Oncology and Geriatrics at Duke ..
  49. The Role of Innate Immunity in Systemic and Cutaneous Lupus
    JOANNE MICHELLE KAHLENBERG; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Additionally, the Department of Internal Medicine and Divison of Rheumatology will protect my time for research and provide me with ample space and start-up ..
  50. Nephrology and Hypertension Training Grant
    Christopher S Wilcox; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Candidates will have the MD and/or PhD. Physicians will have completed clinical training in either internal medicine or pediatrics and most will undertake clinical subspecialty training in nephrology...
  51. Short-Term Research Training: Students in Health Professional Schools
    John N Forrest; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..diagnostic radiology, emergency medicine, epidemiology and public health, genetics, immunobiology, internal medicine (cardiology, digestive diseases, endocrinology, hematology, infectious disease, nephrology, pulmonary, ..
  52. State-of-the-Art Small Animal PET/CT Instrumentation
    Richard E Carson; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..NIH-funded investigators in the Departments of Biomedical Engineering, Cardiology, Diagnostic Radiology, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Neurology, Psychiatry, and Therapeutic Radiology...
  53. Impaired myocardial glucose transport during diabetes: the novel role of calcium
    Veronique A Lacombe; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..She is board-certified by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine, and received her postdoctoral research training in comparative physiology...
  54. Bedside-to-Bench Research Training for Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellows
    Mark R Schleiss; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..facility consisting of investigators from the Departments of Microbiology, Pediatrics, and Internal Medicine. CIDMTR-affiliate faculty in the Department of Microbiology will also be mentors on the T32...
  55. REQUEST TO PURCHASE A 600 MHZ NMR REPLACEMENT CONSOLE AND COLD PROBE
    Joseph J H Ackerman; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..amp;Molecular Biophysics, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Cardiology, Chemistry, Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Ophthalmology, Pathology, Pharmacology &Developmental Biology, Physics, and Radiology (..
  56. Training Grant in Renal Function and Disease
    Phillip Darwin Bell; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..derive from a group of diverse yet highly compatible investigators in three closely aligned Divisions of Internal Medicine (Nephrology, Rheumatology, and Endocrinology), augmented by inclusion of selected senior faculty from other ..
  57. Cardiac Imaging of Thoracic Fat and Aortic Stiffness in Older High Risk Patients
    Tina E Brinkley; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The candidate is an Instructor in the Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine in the Department of Internal Medicine. Her previous research focused on the effects of exercise training on changes in cardiovascular disease risk ..
  58. Caloric restriction, exercise, and glucoregulation in humans
    Edward P Weiss; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Candidate: I have faculty appointments in Nutrition and Dietetics at Saint Louis University and in Internal Medicine at Washington University...
  59. Molecular mechanisms of resistance to HER2 inhibitors in breast cancer
    Brent N Rexer; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The candidate has had research training as a graduate student and residency training in internal medicine, has completing fellowship training in hematology/oncology, and continues as faculty in a mentored research ..
  60. Identifying urinary biomarkers for early type 2 diabetic nephropathy
    Maryam Afkarian; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Louis and underwent residency training in Internal Medicine at New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center...
  61. Adiponectin and Endothelial Dysfunction in Adolescents
    EDMOND PRYCE WICKHAM; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The candidate seeks to combine his unique training in Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, and Endocrinology to examine the relationships among adiponectin multimers, circulating progenitor cell ..
  62. The Role of Oxidative Stress in Systemic Amyloidosis
    Steven R Zeldenrust; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The principal investigator has completed his clinical training in Internal Medicine and Hematology/Medical Oncology at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and now seeks to bring his skills and ..
  63. LYMPHOCYTE-MEDIATED IMMUNITY TO ANAPLASMA MARGINALE
    Reginald Valdez; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..During this period he also completed a 3-year clinical residency in large animal internal medicine. He then entered the post-D.V.M...
  64. Clinical Research and Mentoring in Oral Epidemiology
    Kaumudi Joshipura; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..an impressive list of publications in leading journals including JAMA, New England J Med, JNCI, Annals of Internal Medicine as well as the leading dental journals...
  65. SLEEP ACADEMIC AWARD--RECOGNITION OF SLEEP DISORDERS
    Kingman Strohl; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..knowledge construction and assess exposure to and recognition of sleepiness and sleep disorders in the internal medicine clerkship, before and after interventions aimed at increasing knowledge synthesis and problem solving...
  66. Interactive ELSI Curriculum for Primary Care Residents
    Michael Wilkes; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..implement, and evaluate a web-based curriculum on the ELSI related to genetics for primary care residents in internal medicine and pediatrics...
  67. Malpractice: Ignored Specialties Study (MISS)
    Aaron Carroll; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..understanding of how our current medical liability system is impacting primary care specialties such as internal medicine, family practice, or pediatrics...
  68. Palliative Care Curriculum for Medical Residents
    Charles von Gunten; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..curricula for physicians and established a hospice rotation for 65 residents training in three programs of internal medicine and two programs in family medicine each year...
  69. COMPARATIVE PATHOGENESIS OF MEASLES AND SIMIAN AIDS
    Michael McChesney; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..D. from the University of Arizona in 1979 and received clinical training in internal medicine and rheumatology at the University of New Mexico...
  70. Quorum-sensing mechanisms of Campylobacter
    PAUL PLUMMER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The principal investigator has completed a structured residency in Veterinary Large Animal Internal Medicine and is board certified by the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine in this specialty...
  71. GTP-BINDING PROTEIN RHO IN T CELL SIGNALING PATHWAYS
    Jonathan Moorman; Fiscal Year: 2000
    Having been clinically trained in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases. I have long been intrigued by the biological responses to disease...
  72. SILICA INDUCED EPITHELIAL INJURY
    Robert Merchant; Fiscal Year: 1991
    The candidate is in his sixth year of postdoctoral (MD) study. He has completed an internal medicine residency at the University of Iowa, and will finish his pulmonary fellowship at University of Iowa this year...