Jahan Fahimi, MD, PhD

ASST PROF OF CLIN-HCOMP
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em: Jahan.Fahimi@ucsf.edu
ph: +1 415 353-1238
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533 Parnassus Avenue, Rm 575F
UCSF Box 0209
San Francisco, CA 94117
United States

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Publications

  1. Ranney ML, Fletcher J, Alter H, Barsotti C, Bebarta VS, Betz ME, Carter PM, Cerdá M, Cunningham RM, Crane P, Fahimi J, Miller MJ, Rowhani-Rahbar A, Vogel JA, Wintemute GJ, Shah MN, Waseem M. A Consensus-Driven Agenda for Emergency Medicine Firearm Injury Prevention Research. Ann Emerg Med. 2016 Dec 17.
  2. Riguzzi C, Binkowski A, Butterfield M, Sani F, Teismann N, Fahimi J. A randomised experiment comparing low-cost ultrasound gel alternative with commercial gel. Emerg Med J. 2016 Dec 16.
  3. Wang RC, Rodriguez RM, Fahimi J, Hall MK, Shiboski S, Chi T, Smith-Bindman R. Derivation of decision rules to predict clinically important outcomes in acute flank pain patients. Am J Emerg Med. 2016 Dec 11.
  4. Wang RC, Smith-Bindman R, Whitaker E, Neilson J, Allen IE, Stoller ML, Fahimi J. Effect of Tamsulosin on Stone Passage for Ureteral Stones: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Ann Emerg Med. 2016 Sep 07.
  5. Navi BB, Parikh NS, Lerario MP, Merkler AE, Lappin RI, Fahimi J, Iadecola C, Kamel H. Risk of Intracerebral Hemorrhage after Emergency Department Discharges for Hypertension. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2016 Jul; 25(7):1683-7.
  6. Mantuani D, Frazee BW, Fahimi J, Nagdev A. Point-of-Care Multi-Organ Ultrasound Improves Diagnostic Accuracy in Adults Presenting to the Emergency Department with Acute Dyspnea. West J Emerg Med. 2016 Jan; 17(1):46-53.
  7. Wang RC, Bent S, Weber E, Neilson J, Smith-Bindman R, Fahimi J. The Impact of Clinical Decision Rules on Computed Tomography Use and Yield for Pulmonary Embolism: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Ann Emerg Med. 2016 Jun; 67(6):693-701.e3.
  8. Fahimi J, Hsia RY. Emergency department observation units: Less than we bargained for? J Hosp Med. 2015 Nov; 10(11):762-3.
  9. Fahimi J, Larimer E, Hamud-Ahmed W, Anderson E, Schnorr CD, Yen I, Alter HJ. Long-term mortality of patients surviving firearm violence. Inj Prev. 2016 Apr; 22(2):129-34.
  10. Fahimi J, Aurrecoechea A, Anderson E, Herring A, Alter H. Substance abuse and mental health visits among adolescents presenting to US emergency departments. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2015 May; 31(5):331-8.
  11. Fahimi J, Singh A, Frazee BW. The role of adjunctive antibiotics in the treatment of skin and soft tissue abscesses: a systematic review and meta-analysis. CJEM. 2015 Jul; 17(4):420-32.
  12. Ng D, Fahimi J, Hern HG. Sevoflurane administration initiated out of the ED for life-threatening status asthmaticus. Am J Emerg Med. 2015 Aug; 33(8):1110.e3-6.
  13. Ahern TL, Herring AA, Anderson ES, Madia VA, Fahimi J, Frazee BW. The first 500: initial experience with widespread use of low-dose ketamine for acute pain management in the ED. Am J Emerg Med. 2015 Feb; 33(2):197-201.
  14. Anderson ES, Hodell E, Mantuani D, Fahimi J, Pampalone I, Nagdev A. Pilot study of ultrasound-guided corticosteroid hip injections by emergency physicians. West J Emerg Med. 2014 Nov; 15(7):919-24.
  15. Binkowski A, Riguzzi C, Price D, Fahimi J. Evaluation of a cornstarch-based ultrasound gel alternative for low-resource settings. J Emerg Med. 2014 Jul; 47(1):e5-9.
  16. Miss J, Nagdev A, Fahimi J. Real time ultrasound guided endotracheal intubation should strive for identification of esophageal intubation. Resuscitation. 2014 Jan; 85(1):e9.
  17. Fahimi J, Navi BB, Kamel H. Potential misdiagnoses of Bell's palsy in the emergency department. Ann Emerg Med. 2014 Apr; 63(4):428-34.
  18. Herring AA, Ginde AA, Fahimi J, Alter HJ, Maselli JH, Espinola JA, Sullivan AF, Camargo CA. Increasing critical care admissions from U.S. emergency departments, 2001-2009. Crit Care Med. 2013 May; 41(5):1197-204.
  19. Kamel H, Fahimi J, Govindarajan P, Navi BB. Nationwide patterns of hospitalization after transient ischemic attack. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2013 Oct; 22(7):e142-5.
  20. Fahimi J, Herring A, Harries A, Gonzales R, Alter H. Computed tomography use among children presenting to emergency departments with abdominal pain. Pediatrics. 2012 Nov; 130(5):e1069-75.
  21. Durant E, Fahimi J. Factors associated with ambulance use among patients with low-acuity conditions. Prehosp Emerg Care. 2012 Jul-Sep; 16(3):329-37.
  22. Govindarajan P, Gonzales R, Maselli JH, Johnston SC, Fahimi J, Poisson S, Stein JC. Regional differences in emergency medical services use for patients with acute stroke (findings from the National Hospital Ambulatory Medical Care Survey Emergency Department Data File). J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2013 Nov; 22(8):e257-63.
  23. Kamel H, Navi BB, Fahimi J. National trends in ambulance use by patients with stroke, 1997-2008. JAMA. 2012 Mar 14; 307(10):1026-8.
  24. Frazee BW, Fahimi J, Lambert L, Nagdev A. Emergency department ultrasonographic probe contamination and experimental model of probe disinfection. Ann Emerg Med. 2011 Jul; 58(1):56-63.
  25. Carnell J, Fahimi J, Wills CP. Cervical spine fracture in ankylosing spondylitis. West J Emerg Med. 2009 Nov; 10(4):267.
  26. Kohn MA, Fahimi J, Newman TB, Sostman HD, Stein PD, Hull RD. Result categories for ventilation-perfusion scintigraphy. Radiology. 2009 Nov; 253(2):575; author reply 575.
  27. Stenstrom R, Grafstein E, Romney M, Fahimi J, Harris D, Hunte G, Innes G, Christenson J. Prevalence of and risk factors for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus skin and soft tissue infection in a Canadian emergency department. CJEM. 2009 Sep; 11(5):430-8.
  28. Shivitz N, Koop MM, Fahimi J, Heit G, Bronte-Stewart HM. Bilateral subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation improves certain aspects of postural control in Parkinson's disease, whereas medication does not. Mov Disord. 2006 Aug; 21(8):1088-97.
  29. Fahimi J. Drinks during lunch. Virtual Mentor. 2005; 7(4).