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Lawrence Tierney, MD
M_MED-ADMIN-VAMC
Professor

VAMC 203
San Francisco, CA 94121
415-810-3007

Recent Articles (56)

  1. Komatsu T, Takahashi E, Mishima K, Toyoda T, Saitoh F, Yasuda A, Matsuoka J, Sugita M, Branch J, Aoki M, Tierney L, Inoue K. A Simple Algorithm for Predicting Bacteremia Using Food Consumption and Shaking Chills: A Prospective Observational Study. J Hosp Med. 2017 Jul; 12(7):510-515.

  2. Sethi N, Sedighi Manesh R, Sperling A, Bresler SC, Connell NT, Tierney LM. Factoring in the missing link. Am J Hematol. 2017 Jan; 92(1):110-113.

  3. Tierney LM. Once Upon a Time in American Medicine. Am J Med. 2016 Jul; 129(7):653-4.

  4. Mark NM, Lessing JN, Buckley SA, Tierney LM. Diagnostic Utility of Food Terminology: Culinary Clues for the Astute Diagnostician. Am J Med. 2015 Sep; 128(9):933-5.

  5. Giridhar KV, Dhaliwal G, Tierney L. Split decision. J Gen Intern Med. 2014 Dec; 29(12):1707-10.

  6. Olson AP, Tierney LM. A piece of my mind. Remarkably wise. JAMA. 2013 Feb 20; 309(7):669-70.

  7. Komatsu T, Onda T, Murayama G, Yamanouchi M, Inukai M, Sakai A, Kikuta M, Branch J, Aoki M, Tierney LM, Inoue K. Predicting bacteremia based on nurse-assessed food consumption at the time of blood culture. J Hosp Med. 2012 Nov-Dec; 7(9):702-5.

  8. Vasa M, Baudendistel TE, Ohikhuare CE, Grace EM, Yan W, Josephson SA, Tierney LM. Clinical problem-solving. The eyes have it. N Engl J Med. 2012 Sep 06; 367(10):938-43.

  9. Minemura N, Dhaliwal G, Tierney LM. Against all odds. J Gen Intern Med. 2012 Jan; 27(1):125-8.

  10. Tierney LM, Thabet A, Nishino H. Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 10-2011. A woman with fever, confusion, liver failure, anemia, and thrombocytopenia. N Engl J Med. 2011 Mar 31; 364(13):1259-70.

  11. Hadano Y, Dhaliwal G, Saint S, Tierney LM, Sakemi H. Mapping out the diagnosis. J Hosp Med. 2011 Mar; 6(3):167-70.

  12. Ma I, Tierney LM. Name that murmur--eponyms for the astute auscultician. N Engl J Med. 2010 Nov 25; 363(22):2164-8.

  13. Warner JL, Najarian RM, Tierney LM. Perspective: Uses and misuses of thresholds in diagnostic decision making. Acad Med. 2010 Mar; 85(3):556-63.

  14. Margaretten ME, Tierney LM, Dhaliwal G. Clinical problem-solving. A hard diagnosis. N Engl J Med. 2009 Aug 06; 361(6):613-7.

  15. Baudendistel TE, Afshar N, Tierney LM. One hundred years later. J Hosp Med. 2008 Nov-Dec; 3(6):483-8.

  16. Dukes JW, Tierney LM. Paraneoplastic leukemoid reaction as marker for transitional cell carcinoma recurrence. Urology. 2009 Apr; 73(4):928.e17-9.

  17. Reilly Lukela J, Mangrulkar RS, Tierney LM, DelValle J, Saint S. A midlife crisis. J Hosp Med. 2006 May; 1(3):200-4.

  18. Tierney LM, Wang KC. Images in clinical medicine. Koplik's spots. N Engl J Med. 2006 Feb 16; 354(7):740.

  19. Henderson MC, Meyers FJ, Ibrahim T, Tierney LM. Confronting the brutal facts in health care. Am J Med. 2005 Oct; 118(10):1061-3.

  20. Dhaliwal G, Cornett PA, Tierney LM. Hemolytic anemia. Am Fam Physician. 2004 Jun 01; 69(11):2599-606.

  21. Reynolds TA, Tierney LM. STUDENTJAMA. Medical education in modern China. JAMA. 2004 May 05; 291(17):2141.

  22. Hilliard AA, Weinberger SE, Tierney LM, Midthun DE, Saint S. Clinical problem-solving. Occam's razor versus Saint's Triad. N Engl J Med. 2004 Feb 05; 350(6):599-603.

  23. Haberer J, Trivedi NN, Kohlwes J, Tierney L. Clinical problem-solving. A gut feeling. N Engl J Med. 2003 Jul 03; 349(1):73-8.

  24. Gunn NA, Tierney LM. Thrombolytic therapy in patients with submassive pulmonary embolism. N Engl J Med. 2003 Jan 23; 348(4):357-9; author reply 357-9.

  25. Mangrulkar RS, Saint S, Chu S, Tierney LM. What is the role of the clinical "pearl"? Am J Med. 2002 Nov; 113(7):617-24.

  26. Jha AK, Collard HR, Tierney LM. Clinical problem-solving. Diagnosis still in question. N Engl J Med. 2002 Jun 06; 346(23):1813-6.

  27. Haberer JE, Ix JH, Tierney LM. Clinical problem-solving. One foot away. N Engl J Med. 2002 May 02; 346(18):1394-7.

  28. Wiese J, Varosy P, Tierney L. Improving oral presentation skills with a clinical reasoning curriculum: a prospective controlled study. Am J Med. 2002 Feb 15; 112(3):212-8.

  29. Stern DT, Saint S, Tierney LM. Where have all the hours gone? South Med J. 2001 Jun; 94(6):651-4.

  30. Gulati M, Saint S, Tierney LM. Clinical problem-solving. Impatient inpatient care. N Engl J Med. 2000 Jan 06; 342(1):37-40.

  31. Fisk DT, Saint S, Tierney LM. Clinical problem-solving. Back to the basics. N Engl J Med. 1999 Sep 02; 341(10):747-50.

  32. Saha S, Saint S, Tierney LM. Clinical problem-solving. A balancing act. N Engl J Med. 1999 Feb 04; 340(5):374-8.

  33. Saint S, Saha S, Tierney LM. Clinical problem-solving. A square peg in a round hole. N Engl J Med. 1998 Feb 05; 338(6):379-83.

  34. Salzmann P, Saint S, Tierney LM. Mad cow disease. An opportunity for preventive medicine? West J Med. 1997 Dec; 167(6):417-9.

  35. Tierney LM, Whooley MA, Saint S. Oxygen saturation: a fifth vital sign? West J Med. 1997 Apr; 166(4):285-6.

  36. Eisner MD, Amory J, Mullaney B, Tierney L, Browner WS. Necrotizing lymphadenitis associated with systemic lupus erythematosus. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 1996 Aug; 26(1):477-82.

  37. Pine DS, Tierney L. Clinical problem-solving. A stressful interaction. N Engl J Med. 1996 Jun 06; 334(23):1530-4.

  38. Saint S, Go AS, Frances C, Tierney LM. Case Records of the Massachusetts General Hospital--a home-court advantage? N Engl J Med. 1995 Sep 28; 333(13):883-4.

  39. Tierney MJ, Tierney LM. Nursing in Japan. Nurs Outlook. 1994 Sep-Oct; 42(5):210-3.

  40. Tierney LM. An experience in Japanese academic medicine. West J Med. 1994 Feb; 160(2):139-45.

  41. Chattha G, Arieff AI, Cummings C, Tierney LM. Lactic acidosis complicating the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. Ann Intern Med. 1993 Jan 01; 118(1):37-9.

  42. Jacques C, Richmond G, Tierney L, Curtis JL, McKerrow J, Warnock ML. Primary pulmonary hypertension and human immunodeficiency virus infection in a non-hemophiliac man. Hum Pathol. 1992 Feb; 23(2):191-4.

  43. Low RN, Wall SD, Jeffrey RB, Sollitto RA, Reilly LM, Tierney LM. Aortoenteric fistula and perigraft infection: evaluation with CT. Radiology. 1990 Apr; 175(1):157-62.

  44. Tierney LM. Iatrogenic illness. West J Med. 1989 Nov; 151(5):536-41.

  45. Wachter RM, Tierney LM. A hidden complication of heart disease. Hosp Pract (Off Ed). 1988 Nov 30; 23(11A):25-6, 28-9.

  46. Havlir D, Tierney LM. Biochemical and clinical aspects of amyloidosis. West J Med. 1987 Jul; 147(1):65-70.

  47. Gerstenberger PD, Pellegrini CA, Tierney LM. Barrett's ulcer of the esophagus. Previously unrecognized cause of acquired esophagorespiratory fistula. Am J Med. 1986 Oct; 81(4):713-7.

  48. Tierney LM. The clinical education of medical students: a perspective from internal medicine. J Med Educ. 1986 Sep; 61(9 Pt 2):59-65.

  49. Cummings S, Papadakis M, Melnick J, Gooding GA, Tierney LM. The predictive value of physical examinations for ascites. West J Med. 1985 May; 142(5):633-6.

  50. Tierney LM, Wall SD, Jacobs RA. Aortoesophageal fistula after perigraft abscess with characteristic CT findings. J Clin Gastroenterol. 1984 Dec; 6(6):535-7.

  51. Tierney LM, Schwartz RA. Erythema nodosum. Am Fam Physician. 1984 Oct; 30(4):227-32.

  52. Fitzgerald FT, Tierney LM, Wall SD. The comatose patient. A systematic diagnostic approach for you to follow. Postgrad Med. 1983 Jul; 74(1):207-15.

  53. Fitzgerald FT, Tierney LM. The bedside Sherlock Holmes. West J Med. 1982 Aug; 137(2):169-75.

  54. Tierney L. Drug fever. West J Med. 1978 Oct; 129(4):321-6.

  55. Tierney LM. Dermatomyositis. West J Med. 1976 Apr; 124(4):316-22.

  56. O'Neill TJ, Tierney LM, Proulx RJ. Heparin lock-induced alterations in the activated partial thromboplastin time. JAMA. 1974 Mar 18; 227(11):1297-8.

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