Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

Year Title Altmetric
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
2017 The Privilege of Being a Physician and the Immutable Values of the Medical Profession.Transactions- American Clinical and Climatological Association.  128:234-242. 2017
2016 Financing U.S. Graduate Medical Education: A Policy Position Paper of the Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine and the American College of Physicians.Annals of Internal Medicine.  165:134-137. 2016
2014 Connecting the dots: like watching a movie…critically.Diagnosis (Berlin, Germany).  1:65-67. 2014
2013 NSTEMI or not: a 59-year-old man with chest pain and troponin elevation.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  28:583-590. 2013
2012 Using cognitive mapping to define key domains for successful attending rounds.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  27:1492-1498. 2012
2012 Use of ecological momentary assessment to determine which structural factors impact perceived teaching quality of attending rounds.Journal of graduate medical education.  4:322-328. 2012
2012 Using Cognitive Mapping to Define Key Domains for Successful Attending RoundsJournal of General Internal Medicine.  1-7. 2012
2012 The activities and responsibilities of the vice chair for education in U.S. and Canadian departments of medicineAcademic Medicine.  87:1041-1045. 2012
2012 Using cognitive mapping to define key domains for successful attending rounds.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  27:1492-1498. 2012
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
2010 Clinical prediction rule for stratifying risk of pulmonary multidrug-resistant tuberculosis.PLoS ONE.  5:e12082. 2010
2009 The importance of measuring competency-based outcomes: standard evaluation measures are not surrogates for clinical performance of internal medicine residents.Teaching and Learning in Medicine.  21:87-93. 2009
2009 Can residents accurately abstract their own charts?Academic Medicine.  84:391-395. 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
2008 Internal medicine training in the 21st century.Academic Medicine.  83:910-915. 2008
2008 Internal medicine training in the 21st century.Academic Medicine.  83:910-915. 2008
2008 A pilot study using nominal group technique to assess residents' perceptions of successful attending rounds.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  23:1060-1065. 2008
2007 Taking apart the art: the risk of anatomizing clinical competence.Academic Medicine.  82:536-541. 2007
2007 Does residency training improve performance of physical examination skills?American Journal of the Medical Sciences.  333:74-77. 2007
2006 Implementing achievable benchmarks in preventive health: a controlled trial in residency education.Academic Medicine.  81:608-616. 2006
2006 Improving ambulatory prescribing safety with a handheld decision support system: a randomized controlled trial.Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association.  13:171-179. 2006
2006 Measuring resident physicians' performance of preventive care. Comparing chart review with patient survey.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  21:226-230. 2006
2006 Randomized comparison of ultrasound surveillance and clinical monitoring on arteriovenous graft outcomes.Kidney International.  69:730-735. 2006
2006 Research Paper: Improving Ambulatory Prescribing Safety with a Handheld Decision Support System: A Randomized Controlled Trial.JAMIA.  13:171-179. 2006
2005 Case reports and clinical vignettesJournal of General Internal Medicine.  20:971. 2005
2005 Differences in preventive health quality by residency year. Is seniority better?Journal of General Internal Medicine.  20:825-829. 2005
2004 A new look at an old controversy: PPIs versus anti-reflux surgery in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and severe esophagitisEvidence-Based Gastroenterology.  5:108-109. 2004
2004 Re-examination of the cost-effectiveness of surgical versus medical therapy in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease: the value of long-term data collection.American Journal of Gastroenterology.  99:1023-1028. 2004
2003 Diffusion of troponin testing in unstable angina patients: adoption prior to guideline release.Journal of Clinical Epidemiology.  56:1236-1243. 2003
2003 American internal medicine in the 21st century: can an Oslerian generalism survive?Journal of General Internal Medicine.  18:764-767. 2003
2003 Do local opinion leaders augment hospital quality improvement efforts? A randomized trial to promote adherence to unstable angina guidelines.Medical Care.  41:420-431. 2003
2003 Clinician performance and prominence of diagnoses displayed by a clinical diagnostic decision support system.AMIA ... Annual Symposium proceedings / AMIA Symposium. AMIA Symposium.  76-80. 2003
2002 Cost-effectiveness of screening, surveillance, and primary prophylaxis strategies for esophageal varices.American Journal of Gastroenterology.  97:2441-2452. 2002
2002 Immunologic and virologic consequences of temporary antiretroviral treatment interruption in clinical practice.AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses.  18:909-916. 2002
2002 Characterization of long-term outcomes after Toupet fundoplication: symptoms, medication use, and health status.Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology.  34:509-515. 2002
2002 Biliary stents in malignant obstructive jaundice due to pancreatic carcinoma: A cost-effectiveness analysisAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  97:898-904. 2002
2002 Biliary stents in malignant obstructive jaundice due to pancreatic carcinoma: a cost-effectiveness analysis.American Journal of Gastroenterology.  97:898-904. 2002
2002 The cost-effectiveness of hepatitis A vaccination in patients with chronic hepatitis C viral infection in the United States.American Journal of Gastroenterology.  97:721-728. 2002
2002 The cost-effectiveness of hepatitis A vaccination in patients with chronic hepatitis C viral infection in the United States.American Journal of Gastroenterology.  97:721-728. 2002
2001 Adverse cardiac events after surgery: assessing risk in a veteran population.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  16:507-518. 2001
2001 Survey of primary care physicians' approach to gastroesophageal reflux disease in elderly patients.Journals of Gerontology, Series A.  56:M514-M517. 2001
2001 Surveillance colonoscopy or chemoprevention with COX-2 inhibitors in average-risk post-polypectomy patients: a decision analysis.Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  15:631-638. 2001
2000 The changing etiology of chronic diarrhea in HIV-infected patients with CD4 cell counts less than 200 cells/mm3American Journal of Gastroenterology.  95:3142-3146. 2000
2000 The changing etiology of chronic diarrhea in HIV-infected patients with CD4 cell counts less than 200 cells/mm3.American Journal of Gastroenterology.  95:3142-3146. 2000
2000 Population-level intervention to promote chlamydia screening. Moving toward implementation of chlamydia hedis 2000 measureJournal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology.  13:95. 2000
2000 What is heartburn worth? A cost-utility analysis of management strategies.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  15:175-182. 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
1999 Compliance with post-hospitalization follow-up visits: rationing by inconvenience?Ethnicity and Disease.  9:387-395. 1999
1999 The status of the clinicopathologic conference in academic medical centers.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  14:60-62. 1999
1998 Learning curve for precut biliary sphincterotomyGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  47. 1998
1998 Use of statistics and scientific inference: odds ratios, likelihood ratio, and receiving operating characteristic curves.Journal of Infectious Diseases.  178:921-923. 1998
1998 Erratum: Symptoms, medication use, and health status following laparoscopic nissen fundoplication (LNF): Empirical validation of cost- effectiveness model assumptions (Medical Decision Making (1997) 17 (532))Medical Decision Making.  18:162. 1998
1997 Cost of endoscopy in economic evaluation.Gastroenterology.  113:2023-2024. 1997
1997 Choice of long-term strategy for the management of patients with severe esophagitis: a cost-utility analysis.Gastroenterology.  112:1078-1086. 1997
1997 Predicting drainability of pancreatic collections: Prospective comparison of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), computed tomography (CT), and ultrasound (US)Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.  45. 1997
1996 Cost evaluation of novel therapeutics in rheumatoid arthritis (CENTRA): a decision analysis model.Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism.  25:297-307. 1996
1996 Current status of the clinico-pathological conference (CPC): Has the CPC become obsoleteJournal of Investigative Medicine.  44. 1996
1994 Development, implementation, and evaluation of an advanced physical diagnosis course for senior medical students.Academic Medicine.  69:758-764. 1994
1994 Ulcer prevention with misoprostol in chronic NSAID users.Annals of Internal Medicine.  120:343. 1994
1994 Cardiopulmonary resuscitation in elderly patients hospitalized in the 1990s: a favorable outcome.Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.  42:137-141. 1994
1994 Fish oil for restenosis after angioplasty: A meta-analysisAnnals of Internal Medicine.  120:8-10. 1994
1994 Validation of a clinical prediction rule for the differential diagnosis of acute meningitis.Journal of General Internal Medicine.  9:8-12. 1994
1993 Combination drug therapy for hypercholesterolemia. The trade-off between cost and simplicity.Archives of Internal Medicine -New Series-.  153:1828-1837. 1993
1993 Preventing restenosis with fish oils following coronary angioplasty. A meta-analysis.Archives of Internal Medicine -New Series-.  153:1595-1601. 1993
1992 Mortality after coronary angioplasty and coronary artery bypass surgery (the national Medicare experience).American Journal of Cardiology.  70:179-185. 1992
1991 Hematoma of the rectus abdominis manifested as severe pain in the right lower quadrant.Southern Medical Journal.  84:1275-1276. 1991
1990 The on-call experience of interns in internal medicine. Medical Education Task Force of Henry Ford Hospital.Archives of Internal Medicine -New Series-.  150:2294-2297. 1990
1990 The 35-mm slide--is blue better?Journal of General Internal Medicine.  5:273. 1990

Research Overview

  • Measurement of educational productivity - Medical education and specifically the possibility of utilizing an outcomes research approach to measure the changes in graduate medical education on educational and patient outcomes.
  • Teaching Activities

  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2018) 2018 - 2019
  • STP2166M - MEDICAL OUTREACH MINISTRIES (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • STP2164M - ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH OVERVIEW (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • STP2166M - MEDICAL OUTREACH MINISTRIES (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2018) 2018
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • STP2169M - HEALTHCARE POLICY, PHYSICIAN ADVOCACY & REGULATORY ASPECTS OF MEDICINE (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2018) 2018
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-405 - NEPHROLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-411 - GENERAL MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP - TINSLEY HARRISON SERVICE (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-405 - NEPHROLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-407 - ONCOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-409 - GASTROENTEROLOGY (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-411 - GENERAL MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP - TINSLEY HARRISON SERVICE (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-407 - ONCOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-411 - GENERAL MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP - TINSLEY HARRISON SERVICE (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-409 - GASTROENTEROLOGY (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-411 - GENERAL MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP - TINSLEY HARRISON SERVICE (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-409 - GASTROENTEROLOGY (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-411 - GENERAL MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP - TINSLEY HARRISON SERVICE (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Fall Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-409 - GASTROENTEROLOGY (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-411 - GENERAL MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP - TINSLEY HARRISON SERVICE (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-406 - PULMONARY ACTING INTERSHIP (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-407 - ONCOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-409 - GASTROENTEROLOGY (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-411 - GENERAL MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP - TINSLEY HARRISON SERVICE (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-405 - NEPHROLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-406 - PULMONARY ACTING INTERSHIP (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-411 - GENERAL MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP - TINSLEY HARRISON SERVICE (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-405 - NEPHROLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-406 - PULMONARY ACTING INTERSHIP (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-407 - ONCOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-411 - GENERAL MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP - TINSLEY HARRISON SERVICE (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-405 - NEPHROLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-406 - PULMONARY ACTING INTERSHIP (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-407 - ONCOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-409 - GASTROENTEROLOGY (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-411 - GENERAL MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP - TINSLEY HARRISON SERVICE (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-405 - NEPHROLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-406 - PULMONARY ACTING INTERSHIP (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-407 - ONCOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-409 - GASTROENTEROLOGY (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-411 - GENERAL MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP - TINSLEY HARRISON SERVICE (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Spring Term 2017) 2017
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-405 - NEPHROLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-409 - GASTROENTEROLOGY (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-411 - GENERAL MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP - TINSLEY HARRISON SERVICE (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-405 - NEPHROLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-406 - PULMONARY ACTING INTERSHIP (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-407 - ONCOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-409 - GASTROENTEROLOGY (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-411 - GENERAL MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP - TINSLEY HARRISON SERVICE (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-405 - NEPHROLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-406 - PULMONARY ACTING INTERSHIP (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-409 - GASTROENTEROLOGY (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-411 - GENERAL MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP - TINSLEY HARRISON SERVICE (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-405 - NEPHROLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-406 - PULMONARY ACTING INTERSHIP (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-407 - ONCOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-409 - GASTROENTEROLOGY (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-411 - GENERAL MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP - TINSLEY HARRISON SERVICE (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Fall Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-411 - GENERAL MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP - TINSLEY HARRISON SERVICE (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-411 - GENERAL MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP - TINSLEY HARRISON SERVICE (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-404 - CARDIOLOGY ACTING INTERNSHIP (Spring Term 2016) 2016
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Fall Term 2015) 2015
  • 28-411 - GENERAL MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP - TINSLEY HARRISON SERVICE (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • 28-441 - CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • 06-406 - ADVANCED EVIDENCE-BASED MEDICINE (Spring Term 2015) 2015
  • 28-411 - GENERAL MEDICINE ACTING INTERNSHIP - TINSLEY HARRISON SERVICE (Fall Term 2014) 2014
  • 30-403 - LUMBRERAS INFECTIOUS DISEASE ELECTIVE (LIMA PERU) (Spring Term 2013) 2013
  • 06-406 - EVIDENCE BASED MEDICINE AT THE BEDSIDE (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • 30-403 - LUMBRERAS INFECTIOUS DISEASE ELECTIVE (LIMA PERU) (Spring Term 2012) 2012
  • Education And Training

    Full Name

  • Gustavo Heudebert
  • Blazerid

  • gustavo