Lisa B. Caruso, MD
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine

MD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Expertise and interests include: EBM; Dementia; Delirium; Diabetes in older adults; Transitions of care; Long term care.

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Boston Medical Center

Enhancing the Quality of Care for Urban Elders
09/29/2002 - 09/29/2007 (PI)
HHS/HRSA/Bureau of Health Professionals
5 K01 HP 00032 04

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  1. Levine SA, Chao SH, Caruso LB, Jackson AH, Russell ML, Young ME, Brett B. Chief Resident Immersion Training in the Care of Older Adults: A Successful National Replication of an Interspecialty Educational Intervention. Acad Med. 2018 Sep; 93(9):1341-1347.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29877915.
  2. Caruso LB, Thwin SS, Brandeis GH. Following up on clinical recommendations in transitions from hospital to nursing home. J Aging Res. 2014; 2014:873043.View Related Profiles. PMID: 24678422.
  3. Oates DJ, Kornetsky D, Winter MR, Silliman RA, Caruso LB, Sharbaugh ME, Hardt EJ, Parker VA. Minimizing geriatric rehospitalizations: a successful model. Am J Med Qual. 2013 Jan-Feb; 28(1):8-15.View Related Profiles. PMID: 22684011; DOI: 10.1177/1062860612445181;.
  4. Caruso LB, Silliman RA. Chapter 8: Diabetes Mellitus in the Older Adult in Care of the Elderly: Clinical Aspects of Aging. Cambridge Press. Cambridge. 2009.
  5. Levine SA, Chao SH, Brett B, Jackson AH, Burrows AB, Goldman LN, Caruso LB. Chief resident immersion training in the care of older adults: an innovative interspecialty education and leadership intervention. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2008 Jun; 56(6):1140-5.View Related Profiles. PMID: 18410320; DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2008.01710.x;.
  6. Caruso LB, Silliman RA. Chapter 9: Geriatric Medicine in Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine. 2008.
  7. Caruso LB, Clough-Gorr KM, Silliman RA. Improving quality of care for urban older people with diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular disease. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2007 Oct; 55(10):1656-62.View Related Profiles. PMID: 17714460.
  8. Levine SA, Caruso LB, Vanderschmidt H, Silliman RA, Barry PP. Faculty development in geriatrics for clinician educators: a unique model for skills acquisition and academic achievement. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2005 Mar; 53(3):516-21.View Related Profiles. PMID: 15743299.
  9. Bickmore TW, Caruso L, Clough-Gorr K. Proceedings of the ACM SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI). Acceptance and usability of a relational agent interface by urban older adults. 2005; (17):711-735.
  10. Caruso LB, Silliman RA, Demissie S, Greenfield S, Wagner EH. What can we do to improve physical function in older persons with type 2 diabetes? J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci. 2000 Jul; 55(7):M372-7.View Related Profiles. PMID: 10898253.

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Bar chart showing 10 publications over 8 distinct years, with a maximum of 2 publications in 2005 and 2008

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quality improvement
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