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Robert Murden, MD


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2050 Kenny Rd
Martha Morehouse Pavilion; Suite 2400
Columbus, OH 43221

Phone: (614) 293-8054

Email: murden.1@osu.edu

 

Current OSU Appointments

Physician, FGP-General Internal Medicine

Professor-Clinical, General Internal Medicine

 

Academic Advising

2013 - present multiple, portfolio Ohio State University College of Medicine.
 

Certifications

1981 - present Board Certified: American Board of Internal Medicine
1991 - present Ohio Medical License: State Medical Board of Ohio
2008 - present Board Certified: American Board of Internal Medicine
 

Chapters in Books

Robert A. Murden. "Can Professionalism be Taught? Lessons for Undergraduate Medical Education.." In Professionalism in Mental Healthcare. Experts, Expertise, and Expectations.. Edited by D. Bhugra and A. Malik. 82-91. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, January 2011.

 

Clinical Services

07/01/2012 Inpatient Attending (OSU Medical center)
07/01/2013 Inpatient Attending (OSU Medical center)

Degrees

1972 B.S., University of Michigan

1977 M.D., University of Missouri

 

Editorial Activities

1988 - present Annals of Internal Medicine
1988 Archives of Internal Medicine
1988 American Journal of Medicine
1989 - present Journal of General Internal Medicine
1992 - present Journal of American Geriatrics Society
1994 Southern Medical Journal
1996 The Gerontologist
2002 - 2003 Omnicare Geriatric Pharmaceutical Care Guidelines
2002 - 2007 Reviewer for abstract and workshop submission for Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting
2005 Netter's Internal Medicine
 

Honors

1996 - 2013 America's Best Doctors. U.S. News & World Report.
2001 - 2013 Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare. Whos Who in America.
2006 Guide to America's Top Physicians.
2008 - 2013 Excellence in Manuscript Reviewing. Annals of Internal medicine.
2009 - 2010 Top Faculty Teachers in Internal Medicine 2009-2010. Department of Internal medicine.
2014 - present elected to AOA honors society. Ohio State Chapter of AOA.
 

Journal Articles

Murden R, Galloway F, Reid JC, Colwill J. "Academic and Personal Predictors of Clinical Success in Medical School." Journal of Medical Education. Vol. 53, (January 1978.): 711-719.

Murden, R A. "Geriatric Knowledge Test." Hospital & Community Psychiatry. Vol. 37, no. 4. (January 1986.): 402-3.

Murden, R, A; Meier, D, E; Bloom, P, A; Tideiksaar, R. "Responses of Fourth-Year Medical Students to a Required Clerkship in Geriatrics.." Journal of Medical Education. Vol. 61, no. 7. (January 1986.): 569-78.

Murden, R, A; Meier, D E. "Medical Student Outlook on Practice in Nursing Homes.." Gerontology & Geriatrics Education. Vol. 7, no. 2. (January 1986.): 29-37.

Murden, R A. "Decision Analysis and INH Therapy." Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. Vol. 35, no. 9. (January 1987.): 887-8.

Murden, R, A; Faro, J. "The Need for Respite Care Following Natural Disasters." The Gerontologist. Vol. 27, no. 3. (January 1987.): 356-8.

Murden, R, A; Cohn, S L. "Myocardial Infarction Caused by Hypotension During Physical Examination Maneuvers in the Elderly.." Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. Vol. 36, no. 12. (January 1988.): 1120-2.

Murden, R A. "Changing Patterns of Disease on an Inpatient Medical Service.." The American Journal of Medicine. Vol. 84, no. 4. (January 1988.): 799-800.

Murden, R A. "Alzheimer's Disease: Current Diagnosis and Treatment.." Kansas Medicine: The Journal of the Kansas Medical Society. Vol. 91, no. 5. (May 1990.): 132-5.

Murden, R A. "The Diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease.." Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology. Vol. 282, (January 1990.): 59-64.

Murden R. "Screening for Dementia (Letter)." Annals of Internal Medicine. Vol. 115, (January 1991.): 657-.

Murden, R, A; McRae, T, D; Kaner, S; Bucknam, M E. "Mini-Mental State Exam Scores Vary with Education in Blacks and Whites.." Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. Vol. 39, no. 2. (January 1991.): 149-55.

Bell B, Murden R. "Surviving Sudden Death: Whatever Happened to Webster? (Letter)." Annals of Internal Medicine. Vol. 116, (January 1992.): 172-.

Murden, R A. "Adult-Onset Still's Disease with a Significant Rheumatoid Factor: Examining Proper Use of Diagnostic and Classification Criteria.." Journal of General Internal Medicine: Official Journal of the Society for Research and Education in Primary Care Internal Medicine. Vol. 7, no. 3. (January 1992.): 366-8.

Murden, R A. "Admission Interview Scores and Dean's Letter Ratings.." Academic Medicine: Journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. Vol. 68, no. 6. (January 1993.): 500-1.

Murden R. "MAMA'S BITTEN DAD. Strategies for the Diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease." Clinical Gerontologist. Vol. 13, no. 2. (January 1993.): 101-105.

Ainslie, N, K; Murden, R A. "Effect of Education on the Clock-Drawing Dementia Screen in Non-Demented Elderly Persons.." Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. Vol. 41, no. 3. (January 1993.): 249-52.

Murden, R, A; Ainslie, N K. "Recent Weight Loss is Related to Short-Term Mortality in Nursing Homes.." Journal of General Internal Medicine: Official Journal of the Society for Research and Education in Primary Care Internal Medicine. Vol. 9, no. 11. (January 1994.): 648-50.

Murden, R A. "Physician Visit Frequency in Alzheimer's Disease.." Journal of General Internal Medicine: Official Journal of the Society for Research and Education in Primary Care Internal Medicine. Vol. 10, no. 9. (January 1995.): 533-.

Murden, R A. "Teaching Geriatrics to Medical Residents.." Journal of General Internal Medicine: Official Journal of the Society for Research and Education in Primary Care Internal Medicine. Vol. 11, no. 12. (January 1996.): 776-.

Kreger, C, G; Murden, R A. "Clinical Problem-Solving: Hypereosinophilic Syndrome.." The New England Journal of Medicine. Vol. 334, no. 8. (January 1996.): 538-9; author reply 540.

Beisecker, A, E; Murden, R, A; Moore, W, P; Graham, D; Nelmig, L. "Attitudes of Medical Students and Primary Care Physicians Regarding Input of Older and Younger Patients in Medical Decisions.." Medical Care. Vol. 34, no. 2. (January 1996.): 126-37.

Murden, R, A; Lamb, J, F; Weed, H G. "Endowments and Financing Academic Medicine.." Academic Medicine: Journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. Vol. 72, no. 3. (January 1997.): 162-.

Murden R, Galbraith J. "A Modified Mini-Mental State Exam for Use in the Poorly Educated." Clinical Gerontologist. Vol. 17, no. 4. (January 1997.): 23-33.

Murden R. "Althouse D: Selected Issues in Adolescent Health." Primary i. Case Reports. Vol. 4, no. 9. (January 1998.): 81-90.

Murden, R, A; Lamb, J F. "Philanthropic Endowments in General Internal Medicine.." Journal of General Internal Medicine: Official Journal of the Society for Research and Education in Primary Care Internal Medicine. Vol. 14, no. 4. (January 1999.): 255-7.

Murden, R, A; Kreger, C G. "Patient-Physician Agreement on Reasons for Outpatient Visits.." Mayo Clinic Proceedings. Vol. 74, no. 1. (January 1999.): 105-6.

Murden, Robert, A; Pintz, Evelyn E. "Housestaff-Faculty Ratios in Ambulatory Clinics and Patient Care and Education.." Academic Medicine: Journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. Vol. 78, no. 2. (January 2003.): 224-.

Murden R. "Access Fees and Primary Care." ACP Observer. Vol. 24, no. 6. (January 2004.): 3-.

Murden, Robert, A; Way, David, P; Hudson, Andy; Westman, Judith A. "Professionalism Deficiencies in a First-Quarter Doctor-Patient Relationship Course Predict Poor Clinical Performance in Medical School.." Academic Medicine: Journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. Vol. 79, no. 10 Suppl. (January 2004.): S46-8.

Murden, Robert A. "Payment and the Future of Primary Care.." Annals of Internal Medicine. Vol. 140, no. 1. (January 2004.): 70-.

Murden R. "Neuropsychological Issues in Primary Care." Geriatrics. Vol. 59, no. 6. (June 2004.): 46-.

Murden, Robert, A; Unroe, Kathleen. "Assessing Older Drivers: A Primary Care Protocol to Evaluate Driving Safety Risk.." Geriatrics. Vol. 60, no. 8. (January 2005.): 22-5.

Hahn, A; Unroe, K, Myers, M; Murden, R. "Representative Aging: Challenges in Recruitment of Older Adults for the Senior Partners Program at the Ohio State University College of Medicine." Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. Vol. 54 Supplement 4, (April 2006.): S80-.

Hahn, A; Unroe, K; Myers, M; Murden, R. "Aligning Expectations: Comparison of Goals at Program Entry Between Medical Students and Older Adults Participating in a Longitudinal Geriatrics Curriculum: D45." Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. Vol. 54 Supplement 4, (April 2006.): S171-.

Scharre, D; Chang, S; Murden, R; James, J; Beversdorf, D; Kataki, M; Nagaraja, H; Bornstein, R.. "Self-Administered Test to Screen for Mild Cognitive Impairment and Early Dementia: D112." Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. Vol. 56, no. 4 Supplement 1. (April 2008.): S198-.

Murden RA; Seiber EE. "Cost effectiveness is important in marginal benefits situations (Letter)." Annals Of Internal Medicine. Vol. 150, no. 1. (January 2009.): 58-.

Murden R, Stamoolis C. "Additional benefits of home blood pressure monitors (Letter)." Hypertension. Vol. 53, no. 4. (April 2009.): e24-.

Grimm R, Davis B, Piller L, Cutler J, Margolis K, Barzilay J, Dart R, Graumlich J, Murden R, Randall O. "Heart failure in ALLHAT: Did blood pressure medicine at study entry influence outcome?." Journal of Clinical Hypertension. Vol. 11, (January 2009.): 466-474.

Scharre D, Chang S, Murden R, Lamb J, Beversdorf D, Kataki M, Nagaraja H, Bornstein R. "Self Administered Gerocognitive Examination (SAGE): A breif cognitive assessment instrument for mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and early dementia." Alzheimer Disease and Associated Disorders. Vol. 24, no. 1. (January 2010.): 64-71.

Robert A. Murden. "Neuroimaging in Dementia." Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. Vol. 59, no. 2. (February 2011.): 375-376.

Caterino, JM, Murden, RA, Stevenson, KB.. "Functional Status Does Not Predict Complicated Clinical Course in Older Adults in the Emergency Department with Infection." Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. Vol. 60, (February 2012.): 304-309.

Scharre, DW, Chang, SI, Nagaraja, HN, Yager-Schweller, J, Murden, RA. "Community Cognitive Screening Using the Self-Administered Gerocognitive Examination (SAGE)." The Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences. Vol. 26, (January 2014.): doi:10.1176/appi.neuropsych.13060145-.

 

Reference Works

October 1988 Murden R."Teaching Geriatrics to Medical Housetaff by Precepting in Medical Clinic" . : 145A
October 1991 Murden R."Nutritional and ADL Parameters Predict Hospital Mortality in the Aged" . : 287
April 1994 Pintz E, Gideon JA, Murden R, Riggs IR."Use of Faculty Time in Housestaff Continuity Clinic" . : 80S
April 1997 Murden R, Lamb J."The Limited Role of Endowments in Funding Academic General Internal Medicine Divisions" . : 77S
April 1997 Murden R, Kreger C."Identified Physician-Patient Agenda Discordance Is Not Related to Patient or Physician Visit Satisfaction" . : 114S
April 2000 Moes A, Murden R."What Do Patients Want in a Primary Care Physician?" . : 136S
November 2002 Gabel L, Welker M, Haines D, Thomas O, Murden R, Walzak D."Building Research Capacity: The Ohio State Primary Care Research Institute" .
June 2004 Grimm R, Davis, B, Piller L, Margoles K, Barzilay J, Dart R, Graumlich J, Murden R, Randall O, Sawyer K."Did Type of Prior Antihypertensive Therapy Influence the Heart Failure Results in ALLHAT?" .
October 2004 Franke N, Curran C, Murden R."Attitudes, Knowledge, and Practices of Physicians and Nurses in Use of Physical Restraints" .
May 2005 Davis B, Grimm R, Piller L, Cutter J, Margolis K, Barzilay J, Dart R, Graumlick J, Murden R, Randall O, Sawyer K."Use of Case-Only Analysis in Clinical Trials - Rationale and Example" Portland.
January 2006 Hahn A, Unroe K, Myers M, Murden R."Representative Aging: Challenges in Recruitment of Older Adults for the Senior Partners Program at The Ohio State University College of Medicine" . : S80
January 2006 Hahn A, Unroe K, Myers M, Murden R."Aligning Expectations: Comparison of Goals at Program Entry Between Medical Students and Older Adults Participating in a Longitudinal Geriatrics Curriculum" . : S171
January 2008 Scharre D, Chang S, Murden R, Lamb J, Beversdorf D, Kataki M, Nagaraja H, Bornstein R."Self-Administered Test to screen for mild cognitive impairment and early dementia" . : S198

Presentations

""Positive Response of Fourth-Year Medical Students to a Required Clinical Clerkship in Geriatrics"." Presented at American Geriatrics Society Annual Meeting, Denver, CO. (May 1984)

""Positive Response of Fourth-Year Medical Students to a Required Clinical Clerkship in Geriatrics"." Presented at 12th International Congress of Gerontology, New York, NY. (July 1985)

""Teaching Geriatrics by Precepting Housestaff in Medical Clinic"." Presented at Teaching Internal Medicine 4th Annual Symposium, Philadelphia, PA. (December 1987)

"Normal Physiologic Changes with Aging." Presented at Internal Medicine Grand Rounds, Brooklyn, NY. (June 1988)

""Teaching Geriatrics by Precepting Housestaff in Medical Clinic"." Presented at Gerontological Society of American 41st Annual Meeting, San Francisco. (November 1988)

""Proper Diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease"." Presented at Understanding Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease, Plattsburg, NY. (May 1989)

""Race and Education Effects on Mental Status Exam"." Presented at 13th International Congress of Gerontology, Acapulco, MX|MEX. (June 1989)

""Geriatrics and the Patient as Consumer vs. Client"." Presented at Medicine and Religion, Kansas City, MO. (October 1990)

"The Diagnosis and Treatment of Alzheimer's Disease." Presented at Internal Medicine Grand Rounds, Kansas City, KS. (September 1990)

""How Mental Status Abnormalities Affect Competence"." Presented at The Nancy Cruzan Case Conference, Overland Park, KS. (September 1990)

""Nutritional and ADL Parameters Predict Hospital Mortality in the Aged"." Presented at Gerontological Society of America 44th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA. (November 1991)

"Update on Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease." Presented at Internal Medicine Grand Rounds, Columbus, OH. (December 1991)

""Weight Loss Predicts Mortality in Intermediate Care Nursing Home Residents"." Presented at Gerontological Society of America 45th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.. (November 1992)

""New Development in Alzheimer's Disease"." Presented at Geriatric Medicine, What's New About the Old, Cambridge, OH. (October 1993)

""Use of Faculty Time in Housestaff Continuity Clinic"." Presented at Society of General Internal Medicine National Meeting, 17th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.. (April 1994)

""Medical Confounders of Psychiatric Problems"." Presented at Ohio State University Geropsychiatry Course, Columbus, OH. (December 1995)

""General Internal Medicine Update"." Presented at Update in Internal Medicine, Columbus, OH. (September 1996)

""Identified Physician-Patient Agenda Discordance is not Related to Patient or Physician Visit Satisfaction"." Presented at Society of General Internal Medicine 20th Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C.. (May 1997)

""What Do Patients Want in a Primary Care Physician?"." Presented at Society of General Internal Medicine 23rd Annual Meeting, Boston, MA. (April 2000)

""Controversies in Screening - At What Age Do You Start?"." Presented at Ohio State University Menopause Course, Columbus, OH. (December 2000)

"The Primary Care Research Initiative." Presented at Internal Medicine Grand Rounds, Columbus, OH. (September 2001)

"Tools for Assessing and Treating Common Geriatric Problems (workshop)." Presented at Society of General Internal Medicine 25th Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA. (May 2002)

"The ALLHAT Study, Implications for Anti-Hypertensive Therapy." Presented at Internal Medicine Grand Rounds, Columbus, OH. (January 2003)

"Geriatrics Students Interest Group Roundtable." Presented at American Geriatrics Society 61st Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV. (May 2004)

""Professionallism Deficiencies in a First-Quarter Doctor-Patient Relationship Course Predict Poor Clinical Performance in Medical School"." Presented at American Association of Medical Colleges Annual Meeting, Boston, MA. (November 2004)

"Medicare Part D - What Every Physician Needs to Know." Presented at Internal Medicine Grand Rounds, Columbus, OH. (November 2005)

"ALLHAT and JNC VII." Presented at Family Medicine Grand Rounds, Columbus, OH. (December 2005)

""What Do Division Directors Seek in a Clinician-Educator Faculty Candidate?"." Presented at Society of General Internal Medicine 29th Annual Meeting, Los Angelas, CA. (April 2006)

""Faculty Productivity Models and Measures"." Presented at Society of General Internal Medicine 29th Annual Meeting, Los Angelas, CA. (April 2006)

""Driving in the Elderly Workshop"." Presented at Society of General Internal Medicine 29th Annual Meeting, Los Angelas, CA. (April 2006)

"ALLHAT and JNC VII." Presented at Primary Care Grand Rounds, Columbus, OH. (May 2006)

""Representative Aging: Challenges in Recruitment of Older Volunteers for the Senior Partners Program at the Ohio State University College of Medicine"." Presented at American Geriatrics Society 63rd Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL. (May 2006)

""Aligning Expectations: Comparison of Goals at Program Entry Between Medical Students and Older Adults Participating in a Longitudinal Geriatrics Curriculum"." Presented at American Geriatrics Society 63rd Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL. (May 2006)

"The Escalating Healthcare Cost Crisis." Presented at Internal Medicine Grand Rounds, Columbus, OH. (February 2007)

"Teaching Medical trainees the practice of Assessment and Counseling of Older Adults on Driving Safety." Presented at Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting, Denver, CO, US|USA. (April 2013)

"Disease Flare or Sinus Infection. The Diagnostic Challenge of Managing GPA in the Primary Care Setting." Presented at Primary Care Research Day, Columbus OH. (March 2013)

 

Professional Activities

present Outside reviewer for promotions. Univeristy of Illinois. Urbana, IL.
2007 - present Community Lecture Presentation. Universal Unitarian Church. Columbus, OH.
2007 - present Community Educational presentation. St. John's Church. Columbus, OH.
2011 - present Professional Advisor. Parentgiving.com.
2006 Medical Mission to Honduras with OSU School of Nursing. OSU School of Nursing.
2008 Medical Mission with OSU School of Nursing. OSU School of Nursing.
2010 Medical Mission with OSU School of Nursing. OSU School of Nursing.
2011 medical Mission to Honduras. OSU School of Nursing.
2012 Medical Mission with OSU School of Nursing. OSU School of Nursing.
2014 Medical Mission with OSU School of Nursing. OSU School of Nursing.