Jahan Fahimi, MD

Emergency care physician

Clinics

Emergency Department
505 Parnassus Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-1037
Physician Referrals: (415) 353-1238

Board Certification

Emergency Medicine, American Board of Emergency Medicine

Academic Title

Assistant Professor

More about Jahan Fahimi

Education

New York University School of Medicine 2006

Residencies

Highland Hospital 2010

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Fahimi J, Kornblith AE, Kanzaria H, Herring A, Wang RC. Computed Tomography Use Plateaus Among Children With Emergency Visits for Abdominal Pain. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2017 Aug 14.
  2. Kornblith AE, Fahimi J, Kanzaria HK, Wang RC. Predictors for under-prescribing antibiotics in children with respiratory infections requiring antibiotics. Am J Emerg Med. 2018 Feb; 36(2):218-225.
  3. Losonczy LI, Hsieh D, Wang M, Hahn C, Trivedi T, Rodriguez M, Fahimi J, Alter H. The Highland Health Advocates: a preliminary evaluation of a novel programme addressing the social needs of emergency department patients. Emerg Med J. 2017 Sep; 34(9):599-605.
  4. Wang RC, Fahimi J. In reply. Ann Emerg Med. 2017 04; 69(4):524-525.
  5. 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, Waseem M, Shah MN. A Consensus-Driven Agenda for Emergency Medicine Firearm Injury Prevention Research. Ann Emerg Med. 2017 Feb; 69(2):227-240.
  6. 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. 2017 Apr; 34(4):227-230.
  7. 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. 2017 Apr; 35(4):554-563.
  8. Wang RC, Fahimi J. In reply. Ann Emerg Med. 2016 11; 68(5):644-645.
  9. 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. 2017 Mar; 69(3):353-361.e3.
  10. 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):1683-1687.
  11. 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.
  12. 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.
  13. Fahimi J, Hsia RY. Emergency department observation units: Less than we bargained for? J Hosp Med. 2015 Nov; 10(11):762-3.
  14. 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.
  15. 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.
  16. 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.
  17. 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.
  18. 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.
  19. 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.
  20. 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.

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