Jacobi Medical Center

Research

Abstracts

Shokoohi H, Herrala J, Negishi K, Diamond E, Halperin M, Kharasch S, Liteplo A. The ULTra Method: Data-Driven Approach to Point-of-Care Ultrasound Machine Upgrade and Replacement. Abstract accepted for the 2019 ACEP Research Forum. October 27-29 Denver, CO.

Alerhand S, Nevel A, Nelson B, Halperin M, Serrano F. Abstracts from the 13th WINFOCUS World Congress on Ultrasound in Emergency & Critical Care. Critical Ultrasound Journal. Vol. 9. No. 1. Springer Milan, 2017. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13089-017-0082-z

Presentations

Halperin M. E-FAST Revisited: A Look at New Developments in the Use of EFAST in Trauma. Mediterranean Emergency Medicine Congress (MEMC19). Dubrovnik, Croatia. Monday, September 23, 2019.

Halperin M. The SHARP Exam: A standardized approach to undifferentiated acute right lower quadrant abdominal pain in young women. Society of Clinical Ultrasound Fellowships (SCUF), fellow lightning presentation competition. The Ohio State University. April 27th, 2019.

Barrett, B. My Legs are Swollen. Poster presented at the American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM). Las Vegas, Nevada. March 9-13, 2019.

Sheth P, Chiang W, Santavicca N. Stopping for a View: POCUS in postpartum Pathology. Poster presented at the American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM). Las Vegas, Nevada. March 9-13, 2019.

Halperin M, Singh M, Kimm J, Ratanski D. Residents teaching residents point of care ultrasound (POCUS): How a dilated aortic root that broke the 'rule of 1/3rds' helped rule in the diagnosis of thoracic aortic dissection. Poster was accepted for presentation at the 6th World Congress Ultrasound in Medical Education (WCUME). Winston-Salem, North Carolina. September 13-16 2018. The conference was cancelled due to a hurricane.

Halperin M, Bourke M, Kimm J, Ratanski D. A right sided distal ureteral stone: It's not an appendicolith; a potential false positive when performing point of care ultrasound (POCUS) for acute appendicitis. Poster was accepted for presentation at the 6th World Congress Ultrasound in Medical Education (WCUME). Winston-Salem, North Carolina. September 13-16 2018. The conference was cancelled due to a hurricane.

Halperin M, Serrano F. Type A thoracic aortic dissection suspected on resident performed bedside transthoracic echocardiography (TTE) in a patient with initial electrocardiogram (ECG) demonstrating an ST elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI). Poster presented at the 13th WINFOCUS World Congress on Ultrasound in Emergency and Critical Care. Rosario, Argentina. Sept 27-30, 2017.

Manuscripts

Kimm J, Eiben P, Halperin M, Dixon T, Wong H. Lessons from the Major Trauma Center in Jamaica: Teaching Ultrasound-Guided Vascular Access in Resource-Limited Environments. Resident Perspective in Annals of Emergency Medicine. Article in Press.

Shokoohi H, Negishi K, Herrala J, Goldsmith A, Diamond E, Halperin M, Kharasch S, Liteplo A. ULTrA: A Data-Driven Approach to Point-of-Care Ultrasound Upgrade. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine. Article in Press

Tung-Chen Y, Halperin M, Short-Apellaniz J. Orthostatic syncope as a presentation of pulmonary embolism, a not to be missed diagnosis. Visual Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2019 January (14): 5-6. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.visj.2018.11.008

Halperin M, Shannon A. Fournier's gangrene diagnosis accelerated by emergency physician scrotal ultrasound. Visual Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2017 July (8): 49-50. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.visj.2017.04.011

Halperin M, Washington M, Silverberg J. Pneumonia diagnosed by emergency department point-of-care-ultrasound (POCUS) in a patient with severe undifferentiated dyspnea and equivocal chest radiograph. Visual Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2017 April (7): 28-29. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.visj.2016.11.004

Halperin M, Li S, Shannon A. Severe renal injury detected by emergency department point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) in a patient with undifferentiated hypotension. Visual Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2017 April (7): 1-2. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.visj.2016.10.004

Smith-Bindman, R., Aubin, C., Bailitz, J., Bengiamin, R.N., Camargo Jr, C.A., Corbo, J., Dean, A.J., Goldstein, R.B., Griffey, R.T., Jay, G.D. and Kang, T.L., 2014. Ultrasonography versus computed tomography for suspected nephrolithiasis. New England Journal of Medicine, 371(12), pp.1100-1110.

Sivitz A, Dixon T, Hinfey P. Emergency Physician Bedside Ultrasonography of Suspected Acute Appendicitis In Children. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2010 Sep 1;53.