Robert Clayton Musser, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Campus mail DUMC Box 100800, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 681-8263

Clinical & medical informatics, particularly the design, implementation, and evaluation of systems such as Clinical Decision Support (CDS), Computerized Physician/Provider Order Entry (CPOE), and other aspects of the Electronic Health Record (EHR)

Education and Training

  • Board Certification, Clinical Informatics, American Board of Preventive Medicine, 2016 - 2025
  • Board Certification, Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2003 - 2022
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, Duke University, 2000 - 2003
  • M.S., Duke University, 2005
  • M.D., University of Oklahoma, 2000

Publications

Gagliardi, Jane P., Brian Bonanno, Eugenia R. McPeek Hinz, R Clayton Musser, Nancy W. Knudsen, Michael Palko, Felice McNair, Hui-Jie Lee, and Alison S. Clay. “Implementation of Changes to Medical Student Documentation at Duke University Health System: Balancing Education With Service.” Acad Med 96, no. 6 (June 1, 2021): 900–905. https://doi.org/10.1097/ACM.0000000000003729.

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32909999
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Douthit, Brian J., R Clayton Musser, Kay S. Lytle, and Rachel L. Richesson. “A Closer Look at the "Right" Format for Clinical Decision Support: Methods for Evaluating a Storyboard BestPractice Advisory.” J Pers Med 10, no. 4 (September 23, 2020). https://doi.org/10.3390/jpm10040142.

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32977564
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Ma, Jessica, Jared Lowe, Callie Berkowitz, Azalea Kim, Ira Togo, R Clayton Musser, Nikita Shah, Jonathan Fischer, Annette M. Totten, and Rowena Dolor. “IMPLEMENTATION OF AN ELECTRONIC MEDICAL RECORD PRACTICE ALERT TO IDENTIFY PATIENTS FOR ADVANCE CARE PLANNING FOR THE META-LARC ACP STUDY.” In Journal of General Internal Medicine, 35:S167–68, 2020.

Scholars@Duke

Muzyk, Andrew J., Rachel E. Rogers, Gary Dighe, Jessica Hartung, Robert C. Musser, Mary J. Stillwagon, and Sarah Rivelli. “Impact of an Alcohol Withdrawal Treatment Pathway on Hospital Length of Stay: A Retrospective Observational Study Comparing Pre and Post Pathway Implementation.” J Psychiatr Pract 23, no. 3 (May 2017): 233–41. https://doi.org/10.1097/PRA.0000000000000229.

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28492463
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Zhang, Mingyuan, Ferdinand T. Velasco, R Clayton Musser, and Kensaku Kawamoto. “Enabling cross-platform clinical decision support through Web-based decision support in commercial electronic health record systems: proposal and evaluation of initial prototype implementations.” Amia Annu Symp Proc 2013 (2013): 1558–67.

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24551426
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Ferranti, Jeffrey M., R Clayton Musser, Kensaku Kawamoto, and W Ed Hammond. “The clinical document architecture and the continuity of care record: a critical analysis.” J Am Med Inform Assoc 13, no. 3 (May 2006): 245–52. https://doi.org/10.1197/jamia.M1963.

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16501180
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Musser, R Clayton, and James E. Tcheng. “Quantitative and qualitative comparison of text-based and graphical user interfaces for Computerized Provider Order Entry.” Amia Annu Symp Proc, 2006, 1041.

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Vikoren, Thomas H., R Clayton Musser, James E. Tcheng, and James A. Nunley. “From clinical pathways to CPOE: challenges and opportunities in standardization and computerization of postoperative orders for total joint replacement.” J Surg Orthop Adv 15, no. 4 (2006): 195–200.

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17313930
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Brown, Kelby, Tracy L. Setji, Sarah L. Hale, April Cooper, Beatrice Hong, Rebecca Herbst, R Clayton Musser, et al. “Assessing the Impact of an Order Panel Utilizing Weight-Based Insulin and Standardized Monitoring of Blood Glucose for Patients With Hyperkalemia.” Am J Med Qual 33, no. 6 (n.d.): 598–603. https://doi.org/10.1177/1062860618764610.

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29553285
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