Ravishankar Ramaswamy, MD Email Ravishankar Ramaswamy
- ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Family Medicine & Community Health
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Medical Education
- Family Medicine
- Primary Care
- Geriatric Medicine
- Indian (Hindi)
- Tamil (India)
- Hospital Affiliation
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
American Board of Family Medicine
- Alzheimer's Disease
MBBS, B. J. Medical College
MS, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Residency, Family Medicine
Residency, Family Medicine
Mount Sinai Hospital
English, Indian (Hindi), Tamil (India)
Wang H, Leavitt L, Ramaswamy R, Rapraeger AC. Interaction of syndecan and alpha6beta4 integrin cytoplasmic domains: regulation of ErbB2-mediated integrin activation. The Journal of biological chemistry 2010 Apr; 285(18).
Ramaswamy R, Maio V, Diamond JJ, Talati AR, Hartmann CW, Arenson C, Roehl B. Potentially inappropriate prescribing in elderly: assessing doctor knowledge, confidence and barriers. Journal of evaluation in clinical practice 2011 Dec; 17(6).
Ramaswamy R, Dix EF, Drew JE, Diamond JJ, Inouye SK, Roehl BJ. Beyond grand rounds: a comprehensive and sequential intervention to improve identification of delirium. The Gerontologist 2011 Feb; 51(1).
Ramaswamy R. Ethical challenges in evidence-based management of an elderly adult with cancer without decision-making capacity. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 2012 Dec; 60(12).
Ramaswamy R. How to teach medication management: a review of novel educational materials in geriatrics. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 2013 Sep; 61(9).
Boockvar K, Signor D, Ramaswamy R, Hung W. Delirium during acute illness in nursing home residents. Journal of the American Medical Directors Association 2013 Sep; 14(9).
Ramaswamy R, Williams A, Clark EM, Kelley AS. Communication skills curriculum for foreign medical graduates in an internal medicine residency program. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 2014 Nov; 62(11).
Buslovich S, Salbu R, Ramaswamy R. Statins and the trajectory of cognitive decline. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 2014 Apr; 62(4).
Ramaswamy R. Complex care: treating an older patient with multiple comorbidities. American family physician 2014 Mar; 89(5).
Ramaswamy R, Leipzig RM, Howe CL, Sauvigne K, Usiak C, Soriano RP. The portal of geriatrics online education: a 21st-century resource for teaching geriatrics. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 2015 Feb; 63(2).
Salmon C, O'Conor R, Singh S, Ramaswamy R, Kannry J, Wolf MS, Federman AD. Characteristics of outpatient clinical summaries in the United States. International journal of medical informatics 2016 Oct; 94.
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