David Lee Simel, MD

Professor of Medicine
Vice-chair for Veterans Affairs in the Department of Medicine
Campus mail Room C8010, Durham VA Med Ct., 508 Fulton St, Durham, NC 27705
Phone (919) 286-6941
Email address david.simel@duke.edu

Chief, Medical Service, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Appropriateness of diagnostic test use, including not just traditional laboratory and radiographic tests, but also the clinical examination. Editor of the "Rational Clinical Examination Series" published in the Journal of the American Medical Association.

Metaanalysis of diagnostic test studies

Education and Training

  • Fellowship in Hematology-Oncology, Medicine, Duke University, 1985 - 1986
  • Chief Medical Resident, Medicine, Duke University, 1984 - 1985
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, Duke University, 1981 - 1984
  • Fellowship in Hematology-Oncology, Medicine, Duke University, 1981 - 1981
  • M.D., Duke University, 1980

Publications

ODDONE, EZ, GUARISCO, S, and SIMEL, DL. "TIME ANALYSIS OF HOUSE OFFICERS WORK DAY USING A RANDOM REMINDER BEEPER." CLINICAL RESEARCH 41, no. 2 (April 1993): A562-A562.

Scholars@Duke

ODDONE, EZ, GUARISCO, S, and SIMEL, DL. "WOMEN HOUSE OFFICERS SPEND MORE TIME WITH THEIR PATIENTS THAN DO MEN." CLINICAL RESEARCH 41, no. 2 (April 1993): A562-A562.

Scholars@Duke

HAIST, SA, ELAM, CL, NASH, PP, NARDONE, DA, GILDEN, DJ, SCISSORS, KN, DIVINE, GW, SIMEL, DL, and FEUSSNER, JR. "PHYSICAL DIAGNOSIS COURSES - A SURVEY OF COORDINATORS." CLINICAL RESEARCH 41, no. 2 (April 1993): A558-A558.

Scholars@Duke

WILLIAMS, JW, and SIMEL, DL. "DIAGNOSTIC AND TREATMENT VARIABILITY FOR MANAGING ACUTE SINUSITIS." CLINICAL RESEARCH 41, no. 2 (April 1993): A566-A566.

Scholars@Duke

HOLLEMAN, DR, and SIMEL, DL. "RADIOLOGY AND LABORATORY SUMMARIES - EFFECT ON TEST ORDERING IN VA OUTPATIENTS." CLINICAL RESEARCH 41, no. 2 (April 1993): A540-A540.

Scholars@Duke

WEINBERGER, M, KIRKMAN, MS, SAMSA, GP, COWPER, PA, SHORTLIFFE, A, LANDSMAN, PB, SIMEL, DL, and FEUSSNER, JR. "EFFECT OF A TELEPHONE INTERVENTION ON GLYCEMIC CONTROL IN PATIENTS WITH NON-INSULIN-DEPENDENT DIABETES-MELLITUS." CLINICAL RESEARCH 41, no. 2 (April 1993): A552-A552.

Scholars@Duke

DOLOR, RJ, WEINBERGER, M, and SIMEL, DL. "PAIN RELIEF FROM NONSTEROIDAL ANTIINFLAMMATORY AGENTS IS NOT CLOSELY ASSOCIATED WITH FUNCTIONAL STATUS." CLINICAL RESEARCH 41, no. 2 (April 1993): A516-A516.

Scholars@Duke

WESTMAN, EC, SIMEL, DL, LEVIN, ED, and ROSE, JE. "PREDICTING SUCCESS OF THE NICOTINE PATCH IN SMOKING CESSATION USING BASE-LINE CLINICAL INFORMATION." CLINICAL RESEARCH 41, no. 2 (April 1993): A573-A573.

Scholars@Duke

Holleman, DR, Simel, DL, and Goldberg, JS. "Diagnosis of obstructive airways disease from the clinical examination." J Gen Intern Med 8, no. 2 (February 1993): 63-68.

PMID
8441077
Scholars@Duke

Simel, DL. "Correction for likelihood-ratio formula." Journal of Clinical Epidemiology 46, no. 11 (January 1, 1993): 1295-null. (Letter)

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