Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2018 Are All Teaching Activities Valued the Same? Their Relative Worth Is in the Eye of the Beholder.Southern Medical Journal.  111:465-469. 2018
2018 Engagement in an Online Cultural Competency Training.Southern Medical Journal.  111:199-202. 2018
2018 Exercises in Clinical Reasoning: Take a Time-Out and Reflect.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  33:388-392. 2018
2018 Analysis of the tonsillar microbiome in young adults with sore throat reveals a high relative abundance of Fusobacterium necrophorum with low diversity.PLoS ONE.  13:e0189423. 2018
2017 Contextual Influences of Trainee Characteristics and Daily Workload on Trainee Learning Preferences.Journal of Hospital Medicine.  12:558-561. 2017
2017 Physician Order Entry Clerical Support Improves Physician Satisfaction and Productivity.Southern Medical Journal.  110:363-368. 2017
2017 Preclinical Medical Student Note Quality.American Journal of the Medical Sciences.  353:387-388. 2017
2017 Lessons Learned from a Middle-Aged Man with Testicular Pain: Exercises in Clinical Reasoning.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  32:355-359. 2017
2017 Sensitivity for Diagnosing Group A Streptococcal Pharyngitis from Manufacturers is 10% Higher than Reported in Peer-Reviewed Publications.Southern Medical Journal.  110:59-64. 2017
2016 Exercises in Clinical Reasoning: A Retrospective.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  32:1-2. 2016
2016 Empathy as a Diagnostic Tool in a 33-Year-Old Man with Eye Pain and Vision Loss:¬†Exercises in Clinical Reasoning.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  31:1389-1392. 2016
2016 Clinical Reasoning Terms Included in Clinical Problem Solving Exercises?Journal of graduate medical education.  8:180-184. 2016
2016 Managing Cognitive Load to Uncover an Unusual Cause of Syncope: Exercises in Clinical Reasoning.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  31:247-251. 2016
2015 Sore Throat: Avoid Overcomplicating the Uncomplicated.Annals of Internal Medicine.  162:878. 2015
2015 Sore throat: Avoid overcomplicating the uncomplicatedAnnals of Internal Medicine.  162:878. 2015
2015 A web-based cultural competency training for medical students: a randomized trial.American Journal of the Medical Sciences.  349:442-446. 2015
2015 To lead or not to lead? Structure and content of leadership development programs.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  30:543-545. 2015
2015 The clinical presentation of Fusobacterium-positive and streptococcal-positive pharyngitis in a university health clinic: a cross-sectional study.Annals of Internal Medicine.  162:241-247. 2015
2015 Impact of an educational intervention on provider knowledge, attitudes, and comfort level regarding counseling women ages 40-49 about breast cancer screening.Journal of Multidisciplinary Healthcare.  8:209-216. 2015
2014 Teaching behaviors that define highest rated attending physicians: a study of the resident perspective.Medical Teacher.  36:991-996. 2014
2014 A 22-year-old woman with abdominal pain.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  29:1074-1078. 2014
2014 Learning by doing: observing an interprofessional process as an interprofessional team.Journal of Interprofessional Care.  28:249-251. 2014
2014 Evaluation of an advanced physical diagnosis course using consumer preferences methods: the nominal group technique.American Journal of the Medical Sciences.  347:199-205. 2014
2014 Splenic infarcts associated with immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  29:541-542. 2014
2014 Documenting quality improvement and patient safety efforts: the quality portfolio. A statement from the academic hospitalist taskforce.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  29:214-218. 2014
2014 Rapid antigen group A streptococcus test to diagnose pharyngitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis.PLoS ONE.  9:e111727. 2014
2013 A multimethod approach for cross-cultural training in an internal medicine residency programMedical Education Online.  18. 2013
2013 Nominal group technique: a tool for course evaluation.British journal of medical education.  47:1145. 2013
2013 A 76-year-old woman with diaphoresis and anxiety.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  28:1376-1380. 2013
2013 Bedside hand grip assessment with the sphygmomanometer.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  28:1381. 2013
2013 Widening the differential for brain masses in human immunodeficiency virus-positive patients: syphilitic cerebral gummata.American Journal of the Medical Sciences.  346:253-255. 2013
2013 Clinical reasoning for the infectious disease specialist: a primer to recognize cognitive biases.Clinical Infectious Diseases.  57:573-578. 2013
2013 Challenges with continuity clinic and core faculty accreditation requirements.American Journal of Medicine.  126:550-556. 2013
2013 Validation of a scoring tool to select clinical vignettes.British journal of medical education.  47:530-531. 2013
2013 NSTEMI or not: a 59-year-old man with chest pain and troponin elevation.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  28:583-590. 2013
2013 Decreasing the ceiling effect in assessing meeting quality at an academic professional meeting.Teaching and Learning in Medicine.  25:47-54. 2013
2012 Buyers beware: lead poisoning due to Ayurvedic medicine.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  27:1384-1386. 2012
2012 Interprofessional education in action: the VA Quality Scholars fellowship program.Nursing Clinics of North America.  47:347-354. 2012
2012 A 60-year-old woman with chorea and weight loss.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  27:747-751. 2012
2012 Nominal group technique: a brainstorming tool for identifying areas to improve pain management in hospitalized patients.Journal of Hospital Medicine.  7:416-420. 2012
2012 Mastering improvement science skills in the new era of quality and safety: the Veterans Affairs National Quality Scholars Program.Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice.  18:508-514. 2012
2012 Selecting the best clinical vignettes for academic meetings: should the scoring tool criteria be modified?Journal of General Internal Medicine.  27:202-206. 2012
2012 Medication intensification in diabetes in rural primary care: a cluster-randomised effectiveness trial.BMJ Open.  2. 2012
2012 Quality of diabetes mellitus care by rural primary care physicians.Journal of Rural Health.  28:364-371. 2012
2011 A web-based diabetes intervention for physician: a cluster-randomized effectiveness trial.International Journal for Quality in Health Care.  23:682-689. 2011
2011 Evidence-based medicine training in a resource-poor country, the importance of leveraging personal and institutional relationships.Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice.  17:644-650. 2011
2011 Use of ecological momentary assessment to guide curricular change in graduate medical education.Journal of graduate medical education.  3:162-167. 2011
2011 A middle-aged woman with sudden onset dyspnea.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  26:551-554. 2011
2011 Patient complexity and diabetes quality of care in rural settings.Journal of the National Medical Association.  103:234-240. 2011
2011 What should we include in a cultural competence curriculum? An emerging formative evaluation process to foster curriculum development.Academic Medicine.  86:333-341. 2011
2011 Marketing to increase participation in a Web-based continuing medical education cultural competence curriculum.Journal of Continuing Education in the Health Professions.  31:21-27. 2011
2010 An uncommon cause of headache.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  25:990. 2010
2010 Is physician engagement with Web-based CME associated with patients' baseline hemoglobin A1c levels? The Rural Diabetes Online Care study.Academic Medicine.  85:1511-1517. 2010
2010 Clinical prediction rule for stratifying risk of pulmonary multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.PLoS ONE.  5:e12082. 2010
2010 Recruitment of rural physicians in a diabetes internet intervention study: overcoming challenges and barriers.Journal of the National Medical Association.  102:101-107. 2010
2009 The Department of Veterans Affairs National Quality Scholars Fellowship Program: experience from 10 years of training quality scholars.Academic Medicine.  84:1741-1748. 2009
2009 Identifying key components for an effective case report poster: an observational study.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  24:393-397. 2009
2009 Scholarship opportunities for trainees and clinician educators: learning outcomes from a case report writing workshop.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  24:398-401. 2009
2009 Characteristics that predict physician participation in a Web-based CME activity: the MI-Plus study.Journal of Continuing Education in the Health Professions.  29:246-253. 2009
2007 Reasons for not intensifying medications: differentiating "clinical inertia" from appropriate care.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  22:1648-1655. 2007
2007 Peer chart audits: a tool to meet Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) competency in practice-based learning and improvement.Implementation Science.  2:24. 2007
2007 Does residency training improve performance of physical examination skills?American Journal of the Medical Sciences.  333:74-77. 2007
2006 Outpatient management of cirrhosis: a narrative review.Southern Medical Journal.  99:600-606. 2006
2006 How to be an outstanding reviewer for the Journal of General Internal Medicine . . .and other journalsJournal of General Internal Medicine.  21:281-284. 2006
2005 Case reports and clinical vignettesJournal of General Internal Medicine.  20:971. 2005
2005 The 10-minute oral presentation: what should I focus on?American Journal of the Medical Sciences.  329:306-309. 2005
2004 Literacy and numeracy skills and anticoagulation control.American Journal of the Medical Sciences.  328:88-93. 2004
2003 Outcomes and perioperative hyperglycemia in patients with or without diabetes mellitus undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting.Annals of Thoracic Surgery.  75:1392-1399. 2003
2003 Administrative data versus corrected administrative data.American Journal of Medical Quality.  18:38-45. 2003
2003 Association of pancreatitis with administration of contrast medium and intravenous lipid emulsion in a patient with the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.Southern Medical Journal.  96:66-69. 2003
2003 Pyrazinamide and rifampin vs isoniazid for the treatment of latent tuberculosis: improved completion rates but more hepatotoxicity.Chest.  123:102-106. 2003
2002 Explaining evidence-based medicine in simple terms.Family Medicine.  34:564. 2002
2000 Anticoagulant patient information material is written at high readability levels.Stroke.  31:2966-2970. 2000
2000 Papanicolaou and wet mount smears have low sensitivity but high specificity for detecting vaginal trichomoniasisEvidence Based Medicine.  5:186. 2000
2000 Systematic review of diagnostic tests for vaginal TrichomoniasisInfectious Diseases in Obstetrics & Gynecology.  8:248-257. 2000
2000 Judging the effectiveness of clinical pathways for pneumonia: the role of risk adjustment.Effective Clinical Practice.  3:221-228. 2000
2000 Reducing error, improving safety. Defensive culture of British medicine needs to change.BMJ.  321:505. 2000
2000 Reducing error, improving safety. Medical errors must be discussed during medical education.BMJ.  321:507-508. 2000
2000 A meta-analysis of the Papanicolaou smear and wet mount for the diagnosis of vaginal trichomoniasis.American Journal of Medicine.  108:301-308. 2000
2000 Reporting and concordance of methodologic criteria between abstracts and articles in diagnostic test studies.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  15:183-187. 2000
2000 Cost-effectiveness of low-molecular-weight heparin in the treatment of proximal deep vein thrombosis.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  15:108-115. 2000
2000 Evaluation of guidelines for the use of telemetry in the non-intensive-care setting.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  15:51-55. 2000
2000 Systematic review of diagnostic tests for vaginal trichomoniasis.Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics & Gynecology.  8:248-257. 2000
1999 Asymptomatic patients at high risk for deep venous thrombosis who receive inadequate prophylaxis should be screened.Southern Medical Journal.  92:1145-1150. 1999
1999 Health literacy and numeracy.Journal of the American Medical Association.  282:527. 1999
1998 Acetaminophen and risk factors for excess anticoagulation with warfarin.Journal of the American Medical Association.  280:695. 1998
1998 Zafirlukast in asthma.Annals of Internal Medicine.  128:70. 1998
1998 Zafirlukast in asthma.Annals of Internal Medicine.  128:70. 1998
1997 Positive affect facilitates integration of information and decreases anchoring in reasoning among physiciansOrganizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes.  72:117-135. 1997
1996 Balancing service and education: improving internal medicine residencies in the managed care era.American Journal of Medicine.  100:224-229. 1996
1995 Role of telemetry monitoring in the non-intensive care unit.American Journal of Cardiology.  76:960-965. 1995
1994 Outcomes of patients hospitalized to a telemetry unit.American Journal of Cardiology.  74:357-362. 1994
1994 Limitations of the blood pressure response to the Valsalva maneuver as an estimate of left ventricular functionAmerican Journal of Noninvasive Cardiology.  8:95-98. 1994
1994 Positive affect improves creative problem solving and influences reported source of practice satisfaction in physiciansMotivation and Emotion.  18:285-299. 1994
1993 Patient preferences for novel therapy: an N-of-1 trial of garlic in the treatment for hypertension.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  8:619-621. 1993
1992 Antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody associated with pulmonary hemorrhage: Wegener's granulomatosis?Southern Medical Journal.  85:181-183. 1992
1990 Eosinophilic myositis an expression of L-tryptophan toxicity?Journal of Rheumatology.  17:1554-1556. 1990
1990 Esophageal involvement in secondary amyloidosis mimicking achalasia.Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology.  12:447-450. 1990
1990 Autoimmune hemolytic anemia and rheumatoid arthritis.Southern Medical Journal.  83:599-600. 1990
1989 Cerebral infarction associated with cocaine use.Henry Ford Hospital medical journal.  37:50-51. 1989
1989 Types of epidemiological studies in Peruvian biomedical journals.Epidemiological Bulletin -Washington-.  10:6-9. 1989
1988 Serum creatinine concentrations in healthy newborns: reference ranges during the first five days of life.Henry Ford Hospital medical journal.  36:193-194. 1988

Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2014 Implementation research: Beyond the traditional randomized controlled trial.  275-312. 2014
2008 Implementation research: Beyond the traditional randomized controlled trial.  217-244. 2008

Teaching Activities

  • STP2160 - UAB SPANISH INTERPRETER EXPERIENCE (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • STP2160 - UAB SPANISH INTERPRETER EXPERIENCE (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • STP2160 - UAB SPANISH INTERPRETER EXPERIENCE (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • STP2160 - UAB SPANISH INTERPRETER EXPERIENCE (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • 28-518 - MASTER PHYSICAL DIAGNOSIS (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • STP2160 - UAB SPANISH INTERPRETER EXPERIENCE (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • STP2160 - UAB SPANISH INTERPRETER EXPERIENCE (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • STP2160 - UAB SPANISH INTERPRETER EXPERIENCE (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • STP2255 - HOW TO BE A DOCTOR NURSES DON'T HATE: PROFESSIONAL PROPHYLAXIS (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • STP2160 - UAB SPANISH INTERPRETER EXPERIENCE (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • STP2255 - HOW TO BE A DOCTOR NURSES DON'T HATE: PROFESSIONAL PROPHYLAXIS (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-518 - MASTER PHYSICAL DIAGNOSIS (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • STP2160 - UAB SPANISH INTERPRETER EXPERIENCE (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • STP2160 - UAB SPANISH INTERPRETER EXPERIENCE (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • STP2160 - UAB SPANISH INTERPRETER EXPERIENCE (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • STP2160 - UAB SPANISH INTERPRETER EXPERIENCE (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • STP2160 - UAB SPANISH INTERPRETER EXPERIENCE (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • 28-518 - MASTER PHYSICAL DIAGNOSIS (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • STP2087 - EXPERT CLINICAL REASONING & CLINICAL PROBLEM SOLVING (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • 28-518 - MASTER PHYSICAL DIAGNOSIS (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • STP2087 - EXPERT CLINICAL REASONING & CLINICAL PROBLEM SOLVING (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • 28-518 - MASTER PHYSICAL DIAGNOSIS (Spring Term 2011) 2011
  • 28-518 - MASTER PHYSICAL DIAGNOSIS (Spring Term 2010) 2010
  • 28-518 - MASTER PHYSICAL DIAGNOSIS (Spring Term 2008) 2008
  • 28-518 - MASTER PHYSICAL DIAGNOSIS (Spring Term 2007) 2007
  • Education And Training

  • Bachelor's Degree in Medical Clinical Sciences / Graduate Medical Studies, Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University
  • Doctor of Medicine, Cayetano Heredia Peruvian University
  • Master of Sciences or Mathematics in Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, University of Michigan System : Ann Arbor
  • Full Name

  • Carlos Estrada
  • Blazerid

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