The faculty of the UCSF Division of Hospital Medicine are listed below. We work hard to attract, retain, and support the most outstanding faculty, and are proud of their accomplishments, in areas ranging from clinical care to research, from systems improvement to medical education, and in locations that include our clinical sites in San Francisco and others around the globe.

Publications from 2007

Lindenauer PK, Rothberg MB, Pekow PS, Kenwood C, Benjamin EM, Auerbach AD. Outcomes of care by hospitalists, general internists, and family physicians. N Engl J Med. 2007 Dec 20; 357(25):2589-600. [View Article]

Adams V, Miller S, Craig S. Informed Consent in cross-cultural perspective: clinical research in the Tibetan Autonomous Region, PRC. Cult Med Psychiatry. 2007 Dec; 31(4):445-72. [View Article]

Auerbach AD, Rasic MA, Sehgal N, Ide B, Stone B, Maselli J. Opportunity missed: medical consultation, resource use, and quality of care of patients undergoing major surgery. Arch Intern Med. 2007 Nov 26; 167(21):2338-44. [View Article]

Chao SD, Chang ET, Le PV, Prapong W, Kiernan M, So SK. The Jade Ribbon Campaign: a model program for community outreach and education to prevent liver cancer in Asian Americans. J Immigr Minor Health. 2009 Aug; 11(4):281-90. [View Article]

Ranji SR, Auerbach AD, Hurd CJ, O'Rourke K, Shojania KG. Effects of rapid response systems on clinical outcomes: systematic review and meta-analysis. J Hosp Med. 2007 Nov; 2(6):422-32. [View Article]

Butow P, Harrison JD, Choy ET, Young JM, Spillane A, Evans A. Health professional and consumer views on involving breast cancer patients in the multidisciplinary discussion of their disease and treatment plan. Cancer. 2007 Nov 01; 110(9):1937-44. [View Article]

Miller S, Le PV, Craig S, Adams V, Tudor C. How to make consent informed: possible lessons from Tibet. IRB. 2007 Nov-Dec; 29(6):7-14. [View Article]

Sehgal NL, Wachter RM. Color-coded wristbands: promoting safety or confusion? J Hosp Med. 2007 Nov; 2(6):445. [View Article]

Sehgal NL, Wachter RM. Identification of inpatient DNR status: a safety hazard begging for standardization. J Hosp Med. 2007 Nov; 2(6):366-71. [View Article]

Anderson WG, Alexander SC, Rodriguez KL, Jeffreys AS, Olsen MK, Pollak KI, Tulsky JA, Arnold RM. "What concerns me is..." Expression of emotion by advanced cancer patients during outpatient visits. Support Care Cancer. 2008 Jul; 16(7):803-11. [View Article]

Cucina RJ, Bokser SJ, Carter JT, McLaren KM, Blum MS. Design and implementation of an inpatient physician documentation system using off-the-shelf components. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2007 Oct 11; 919. [View Article]

Bokser SJ, Cucina RJ, Love JS, Blum MS. UCare navigator: A dynamic guide to the hybrid electronic and paper medical record in transition. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2007 Oct 11; 876. [View Article]

Unger A, Riley LW. Slum health: from understanding to action. PLoS Med. 2007 Oct; 4(10):1561-6. [View Article]

Buckley J, Coffin SE, Lautenbach E, Prasad P, Chu J, Goyal M, Zaoutis TE. Outcome of Escherichia coli and/or Klebsiella bloodstream infection in children with central venous catheters. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2007 Nov; 28(11):1308-10. [View Article]

Sarkar U, Carter JT, Omachi TA, Vidyarthi AR, Cucina R, Bokser S, van Eaton E, Blum M. SynopSIS: integrating physician sign-out with the electronic medical record. J Hosp Med. 2007 Sep; 2(5):336-42. [View Article]

Zetola NM, Engelman J, Jensen TP, Klausner JD. Syphilis in the United States: an update for clinicians with an emphasis on HIV coinfection. Mayo Clin Proc. 2007 Sep; 82(9):1091-102. [View Article]

Sutton NM, Suzuki TM, Della D, Albright C, O'Riordan DL. Involving Hawai'i's youth as partners in global health initiatives to impact change at the local level. Hawaii Med J. 2007 Sep; 66(9):248-9. [View Article]

Byrne CM, Harrison JD, Young JM, Selby WS, Solomon MJ. Including the questionnaire with an invitation letter did not improve a telephone survey's response rate. J Clin Epidemiol. 2007 Dec; 60(12):1312-4. [View Article]

Auerbach AD, Landefeld CS, Shojania KG. The tension between needing to improve care and knowing how to do it. N Engl J Med. 2007 Aug 09; 357(6):608-13. [View Article]

Gonzales R, Auerbach A. Trainees, teams, and timely performance feedback. J Gen Intern Med. 2007 Aug; 22(8):1218-9. [View Article]

Maddock JE, O'Riordan DL, Lunde KB, Steffen A. Sun protection practices of beachgoers using a reliable observational measure. Ann Behav Med. 2007 Aug; 34(1):100-3. [View Article]

Zaoutis TE, Roilides E, Chiou CC, Buchanan WL, Knudsen TA, Sarkisova TA, Schaufele RL, Sein M, Sein T, Prasad PA, Chu JH, Walsh TJ. Zygomycosis in children: a systematic review and analysis of reported cases. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2007 Aug; 26(8):723-7. [View Article]

Fee C, Weber EJ, Sharpe BA, Quon T. When is a scarlet letter really a red badge of courage?: the paradox of percentage of pneumonia patients receiving antibiotics within 4 hours in accordance with JCAHO and CMS core measures. Ann Emerg Med. 2007 Aug; 50(2 [View Article]

Harrison JD, Solomon MJ, Young JM, Meagher A, Hruby G, Salkeld G, Clarke S. Surgical and oncology trials for rectal cancer: who will participate? Surgery. 2007 Jul; 142(1):94-101. [View Article]

Beydon N, Davis SD, Lombardi E, Allen JL, Arets HG, Aurora P, Bisgaard H, Davis GM, Ducharme FM, Eigen H, Gappa M, Gaultier C, Gustafsson PM, Hall GL, Hantos Z, Healy MJ, Jones MH, Klug B, Lødrup Carlsen KC, McKenzie SA, Marchal F, Mayer OH, Merkus PJ, M [View Article]

Kangelaris KN, Gruber SB. Clinical implications of founder and recurrent CDH1 mutations in hereditary diffuse gastric cancer. JAMA. 2007 Jun 06; 297(21):2410-1. [View Article]

Fang MC, Chen J, Rich MW. Atrial fibrillation in the elderly. Am J Med. 2007 Jun; 120(6):481-7. [View Article]

Fang MC, Go AS, Chang Y, Hylek EM, Henault LE, Jensvold NG, Singer DE. Death and disability from warfarin-associated intracranial and extracranial hemorrhages. Am J Med. 2007 Aug; 120(8):700-5. [View Article]

Miller S, Tudor C. Maternal and neonatal outcomes of hospital vaginal deliveries in Tibet. Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2007 Sep; 98(3):217-21. [View Article]

Cohn SL, Auerbach AD. Preoperative cardiac risk stratification 2007: evolving evidence, evolving strategies. J Hosp Med. 2007 May; 2(3):174-80. [View Article]

Byrne CM, Solomon MJ, Young JM, Selby W, Harrison JD. Patient preferences between surgical and medical treatment in Crohn's disease. Dis Colon Rectum. 2007 May; 50(5):586-97. [View Article]

Riley LW, Ko AI, Unger A, Reis MG. Slum health: diseases of neglected populations. BMC Int Health Hum Rights. 2007 Mar 07; 7:2. [View Article]

Spiegel PB, Le P, Ververs MT, Salama P. Occurrence and overlap of natural disasters, complex emergencies and epidemics during the past decade (1995-2004). Confl Health. 2007 Mar 01; 1:2. [View Article]

Nahid P, Gonzalez LC, Rudoy I, de Jong BC, Unger A, Kawamura LM, Osmond DH, Hopewell PC, Daley CL. Treatment outcomes of patients with HIV and tuberculosis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2007 Jun 01; 175(11):1199-206. [View Article]

Vidyarthi AR, Auerbach AD, Wachter RM, Katz PP. The impact of duty hours on resident self reports of errors. J Gen Intern Med. 2007 Feb; 22(2):205-9. [View Article]

Ong M, Bostrom A, Vidyarthi A, McCulloch C, Auerbach A. House staff team workload and organization effects on patient outcomes in an academic general internal medicine inpatient service. Arch Intern Med. 2007 Jan 08; 167(1):47-52. [View Article]

Elia G. Gazzetta Eubiosia. L’assistenza al malato terminale negli Stati Uniti: Il caso del San Diego Hospice. 2007; 4:9.

Lai CJ, Nguyen TT, Hwang J, Stewart SL, Kwan A, McPhee SJ. Provider knowledge and practice regarding hepatitis B screening in Chinese-speaking patients. J Cancer Educ. 2007; 22(1):37-41. [View Article]

Sehgal NL, Wachter RM. Hospitalists: A Field of Growing Opportunity. Resident and Staff Physician. 2007; 1(53):2-7.

Coffin PO, Sharpe BA. Cause of death in alcoholic hepatitis. J Hosp Med. 2007 Jan; 2(1):51-2. [View Article]

Riley LW, Ko AI, Unger A, Reis MG. BMC Int Health Hum Rights. Slum health: diseases of neglected populations. 2007; 7(7):1-6.

Unger A, Riley LW. PLoS Med. Slum health: from understanding to action. 2007; 10(4):1561-6.

Publications by Year

  • 2018 (7 publications)
  • 2017 (139 publications)
  • 2016 (81 publications)
  • 2015 (87 publications)
  • 2014 (102 publications)
  • 2013 (77 publications)
  • 2012 (74 publications)
  • 2011 (82 publications)
  • 2010 (77 publications)
  • 2009 (47 publications)
  • 2008 (54 publications)