Mitchell A. Medow MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, General Internal Medicine

801 Massachusetts Ave | (617) 414-7399
Mitchell Medow

General Internal Medicine


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MD, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1991

Computer Science, PhD, University of Wisconsin Madison, 1991

Biophysics, MS, University of Minnesota, 1987

Cell & Molecular Biology, BS, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, 1981

Chemical Engineering, BSE, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, 1981


Published on 7/20/2012

Shaffer VA, Probst CA, Merkle EC, Arkes HR, Medow MA. Why do patients derogate physicians who use a computer-based diagnostic support system? Med Decis Making. 2013 Jan; 33(1):108-18. PMID: 22820049.

Published on 8/23/2011

Medow MA, Lucey CR. A qualitative approach to Bayes' theorem. Evid Based Med. 2011 Dec; 16(6):163-7. PMID: 21862499.

Published on 11/13/2010

Lojun SL, Sauper CJ, Medow M, Long WJ, Mark RG, Barzilay R. Investigating Resuscitation Code Assignment in the Intensive Care Unit using Structured and Unstructured Data. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2010; 2010:467-71. PMID: 21347022.

Published on 1/30/2010

Medow MA, Arkes HR, Shaffer VA. Are residents' decisions influenced more by a decision aid or a specialist's opinion? A randomized controlled trial. J Gen Intern Med. 2010 Apr; 25(4):316-20. PMID: 20119873.

Published on 8/15/2008

Lounsbery JL, Medow MA, Green CG. Severe constipation associated with extended-release bupropion therapy. Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2008 Aug 15; 65(16):1530-2. PMID: 18693207.

Published on 3/18/2008

Arkes HR, Shaffer VA, Medow MA. The influence of a physician's use of a diagnostic decision aid on the malpractice verdicts of mock jurors. Med Decis Making. 2008 Mar-Apr; 28(2):201-8. PMID: 18349437.

Published on 10/11/2007

Radecki RP, Medow MA. Cognitive debiasing through sparklines in clinical data displays. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2007; 1085. PMID: 18694183.

Published on 3/1/2007

Arkes HR, Shaffer VA, Medow MA. Patients derogate physicians who use a computer-assisted diagnostic aid. Med Decis Making. 2007 Mar-Apr; 27(2):189-202. PMID: 17409368.

Published on 11/16/2006

McAlearney AS, Chisolm DJ, Schweikhart S, Medow MA, Kelleher K. The story behind the story: physician skepticism about relying on clinical information technologies to reduce medical errors. Int J Med Inform. 2007 Nov-Dec; 76(11-12):836-42. PMID: 17112779.

Published on 5/19/2005

McAlearney AS, Schweikhart SB, Medow MA. Organizational and physician perspectives about facilitating handheld computer use in clinical practice: results of a cross-site qualitative study. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2005 Sep-Oct; 12(5):568-75. PMID: 15905482.

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