George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences

Research

Abstracts

Shokoohi H, Boniface K, Kulie P, Long A, McCarthy ML. The Utility of Peripheral Intravenous Catheters Inserted in the Emergency Department and Their Survivorship in the Hospital. (Abstract). Academic Emergency Medicine 2018;25(S1):S58

Shokoohi H, Boniface K, Aalam A, Ogle K, Mandoorah S, LeSaux M. Direct observation assessment of ultrasound milestone using a mobile observation tool. (Abstract). Academic Emergency Medicine 2018;25(S1):S123

Raymond A, Shokoohi H, Fleming K, Scott J, Haile-Mariam T, Boniface K. Assessing point-of-care ultrasound initiatives for the Peace Corps volunteers in East Africa. (Abstract). Academic Emergency Medicine 2018;25(S1):S219

Keith S. Boniface, Stas Haciski, Mashhoor Alshathri, Kat Calabrese, Jesus Sanchez, and Hamid Shokoohi. Emergency Department Ultrasound Diagnosis of Small Bowel Obstruction. (Abstract) Academic Emergency Medicine 2016:23(S1);S168

H Shokoohi, K Boniface, S Vahali, R Eggleton, R Ashraf, R Ding, M McCarthy. Predicting Difficult Peripheral Intravenous Access in Adult Emergency Department Patients. Annals of Emergency Medicine 2014;64(4):S26-S27.

Joanna S. Cohen, MD, Naomi Hughes, MD, Sonny Tat, MD, MPH, James M Chamberlain, MD, Stephen Teach, MD, MPH and Keith Boniface, MD, RDMS. Bedside Lung Findings In Wheezing Children Under 2 Years of Age (abstract). Pediatric Emergency Care 2013:29(10);1143

Bellamkonda V R, Shokoohi H, Boniface K, Woods A, Alsaawi A, Liu Y T. A Survey of the Emergency Ultrasound Administrative Systems Within North American Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship Programs (abstract). Annals of Emergency Medicine 2013 vol. 62 (S) pp. S35

Shokoohi H, Boniface K, Pourmand A, Yadav K, Liu YT, Bellamkonda Athmaram V. Bedside Ultrasound Protocol Improves Management of Patients Presenting With Non-traumatic Hypotension. Academic Emergency Medicine 2011:18:S1:pp 172-173

Shokoohi H, Boniface K, Pourmand A. A dramatic U-turn: Effect of prospective use of bedside ultrasound in the undifferentiated hypotensive patient on physician differential diagnosis. J of Ultrasound Med 2011:30:S58

Liu Y, Shokoohi H, Boniface K, Pourmand A, Yadav K. Are we making diagnoses with point-of-care ultrasound in the emergency department? J of Ultrasound Med 2011:30:S90

Bangale A, Shokoohi H, Boniface K, Liu YT, Woods A. Emergency department scribes: a new resource for bedside ultrasound image acquisition? (abstract) J Ultrasound Med 2010:29;s27

Schoenfeld E, Boniface K, Shokoohi H, Woods A, Brennom W. Ultrasound-guided peripheral IV access: Patient characteristics, patient satisfaction, and admission rate (abstract). Acad Emerg Med 2009:14;S27

Shokoohi H, Boniface K, Siegel A, Shesser R. The learning curve and proficiency attainment of pre-clinical medical students in FAST ultrasound examination: A prospective study (abstract). Acad Emerg Med 2009:16;S59

Shokoohi H, Boniface KS, Siegel A. Validation of a new external landmark on visualization of target organs during the FAST ultrasound exam (abstract). J Ultrasound Med 2009:28;S43

Schoenfeld E, Boniface K, Shokoohi H. US-guided peripheral IV placement can be safely and successfully performed by emergency department technicians for patients with difficult IV access (abstract). J Ultrasound Med 2009:29;S84

Boniface K, Smith R, Breit A. FAST exam by prehospital providers under real-time remote physician guidance (abstract). J Ultrasound Med 2008:27;S87

Boniface KS, Levinson MM. . Emergency physician performance of single parasternal long-axis view to visually estimate left ventricular ejection fraction (abstract reprint). Acad Emerg Med 2006:13(3) 360

Levinson MM, Boniface KS, Adler JD, Miller K. Emergency physician performance of single parasternal long-axis view to visually estimate left ventricular ejection fraction (abstract). Acad Emerg Med 2005;12(5) Suppl. 1:48-9

Thomas T, Rosenbaum TG, Boniface K, Smith J. Deep vein thrombosis in the emergency department (DVT-ED). (abstract) Acad Emerg Med 2003;10(5):486

Presentations

INTERNATIONAL:
The Nightmare Airway. Lecture given at Saudi Arabian Emergency Medicine 4th Annual Conference, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, February 2019

How not to kill your coding patient with ultrasound. Lecture given at Saudi Arabian Emergency Medicine 4th Annual Conference, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, February 2019

The ability to learn: The right text, the right website, the right podcast. Lecture given at Saudi Arabian Emergency Medicine 4th Annual Conference, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, February 2019

Advanced Emergency Ultrasound. Ultrasound workshop faculty, Saudi Arabian Emergency Medicine 4th Annual Conference, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, February 2019

Introduction to Emergency Ultrasound. Guest international faculty for 1-day ultrasound workshop at EMCON 2018, November 2018, Manipal Hospital, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Visiting Lecturer, Masters of Emergency Medicine Program, Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, Mumbai, India, and Meenakshi Mission Hospital, Madurai, India, November 2018

“Hypovolemic Shock: “FAST EXAM”, and “Evaluation of Chest Trauma” lectures, and multiple hands-on workshop stations. 2o Curso de Ecocardiografia Transtoracica para Anestitas, Intensivistas, y Medicos de Urgencia. Santiago, Chile, April 2018.

Ultrasound for Peace Corps Volunteer Physicians and Midwives. Created and led training program in point-of-care ultrasound for Peace Corps/Global Health Service Corps health care providers in Gulu and Mbale, Uganda as well as Dodoma and Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, and coordinated training at sites in Liberia and Malawi, January 2018

“Focused Assessment with Sonography in Trauma” as well as multiple hands-on scanning sessions by the bedside in the intensive care unit, Al-Ahli Hospital, Hebron, Palestine, November 2017

“Introduction to Transthoracic Echocardiography Views”, “Focused Assessment with Sonography in Trauma”, and “Chest Trauma” lectures, as well as multiple hands-on workshop stations. Middle East Ultrasonography for the Management of Shock
A Joint Palestinian-Israeli Course. November 2017, Ben Gurion University, Be’er Sheva, Israel.

Introduction to Emergency Ultrasound. Guest international faculty for 2-day ultrasound workshop at EMCON 2017, November 2017, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India

Visiting Lecturer, Masters of Emergency Medicine Program, Baby Memorial Hospital and MIMS-Calicut Hospital, Kerala, India, November 2017

Ultrasound in Shock – Citywide EM and Critical Care Invited Grand Rounds – at Malabar Institute of Medical Sciences, Calicut, Kerala, India, November 2017

Introduction to Emergency Ultrasound. Co-director of 2-day ultrasound workshop at EMCON 2016, November 2016, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India

Visiting Lecturer, Masters of Emergency Medicine Program, Peerless Hospital, Kolkata, West Bengal, India, November 2016

Ultrasound for Peace Corps Volunteer Physicians and Midwives. Created and led training program in point-of-care ultrasound for Peace Corps/Global Health Service Corps health care providers in Gulu and Mbale, Uganda as well as Lilongwe, Mangochi, and Blantyre, Malawi, and coordinated training at three other sites in Tanzania, October 2016.

International Scope of Emergency Ultrasound: Barriers in applying ultrasound to guide central line placement by providers in Kenya. Zaver F, Shokoohi H, Wachira B, Boniface K. Presentation at Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada by Dr. Fareen Zaver, May 2016

Introduction to Point-of-Care Ultrasound. Course director, lecturer. Two week ultrasound program taught to physicians and sonographers from emergency medicine, radiology, and internal medicine. Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital, Blantyre, Malawi in February 2016

Ultrasound for Critical Care Physicians – Lectures given on ultrasound in shock, FAST exam, and chest trauma, as well as multiple hands-on scanning stations. Course put on by WinFOCUS in Santiago, Chile in November 2015

Ultrasound for Peace Corps Volunteer Physicians and Midwives. Created and led training program in point-of-care ultrasound for Peace Corps/Global Health Service Corps health care providers in Dodoma, Tanzania as well as Lilongwe, Mangochi, and Blantyre, Malawi, and coordinated training at three other sites in Uganda, October 2015.

International Scope of Emergency Ultrasound: Barriers to Utilizing Ultrasound to Guide Central Venous Catheter Placement by Providers in Kenya. Zaver F, Shokoohi H, Wachira B, Boniface K. Presentation at Canadian Association of Emergency Medicine in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada by Dr. Fareen Zaver, June 2015


Co-director, Aster International Emergency Ultrasound Course: Utilization in Common Emergency Medicine Scenarios. Aster Medical City, Kochin, Kerala, India. March 2015. 3 day CME course given to 40 physicians.

Ultrasound for Peace Corps Volunteer Physicians and Midwives. Led training program in point-of-care ultrasound for Global Health Service Corps health care providers and local counterparts at eight sites in Uganda, Malawi and Tanzania, April 2014 and November 2014.

Emergency Ultrasound, 5 day course given at Max Healthcare, Delhi, India, November 2010

Introduction to Emergency Ultrasound, 2 day pre-conference workshop given at INTEM, Ahmedabad, India, November 2010

Emergency Ultrasound, 3 day course given in Dammam, Saudi Arabia, March 2010

Emergency Ultrasound, 3 day course given in Doha, Qatar, March 2010

Emergency Ultrasound, 3 day course given at Malabar Institute of Medical Sciences, Calicut, India, March 2010

Multiple lectures given at WINFOCUS including RUQ, DVT/PE, Abdominal/thoracic aortic disease, and OB/GYN emergencies. Given by Dr. Teresa Liu, Beijing, China, December 2008

Emergency Ultrasound, 3 day course given in Delhi, India, November, 2008

Emergency Ultrasound, 3 day course given in Kolkata, India, November, 2008

Ultrasound for ICP and Lumbar Puncture. Given by Dr. Teresa Liu at World Congress on Ultrasound in Emergency and Critical Care in Porto Alegre, Brazil in March, 2008

Bedside Echocardiography in the Critically Ill, lecture given at the 2008 Peking Union International Summit for Emergency Medicine, Beijing, China, April 2008

Emergency Radiology, lecture given at Emergency Medicine Review Course, Doha, Qatar, February 2008

Ultrasound in Wound Care, lecture given at Emergency Medicine Wound Care Course, Doha, Qatar, February 2008

Emergency Ultrasound: State of the Art 2008 – lecture at 4th Qatar International Trauma, Disaster, and Emergency Medicine Conference, Doha, Qatar, February 2008

Emergency Ultrasound, 3 day course given in Doha, Qatar, February 2008

Emergency Ultrasound, 2 day course given to group of Dutch emergency physicians at Erasmus University, Rotterdam, Netherlands, February 2008

Emergency Ultrasound, 2 day course given at Peking Union Medical College in Beijing, China, the first Emergency Medicine residency training program in China, April 2007

Emergency Medicine and Critical Care Ultrasound: State of the Art 2007, lecture given at the 2007 Peking Union International Summit for Emergency Medicine, the first pan-China Emergency Medicine professional meeting, Beijing, China, April 2007

Advanced Emergency Ultrasound, Fossvogi, Reykjavik, Iceland, September, 2006. Given to emergency physicians in university health center in Iceland.

Introduction to Emergency Ultrasound, Fossvogi, Reykjavik, Iceland, September, 2006. Given to emergency physicians in university health center in Iceland.

Emergency Physician Performance of Single Parasternal Long Axis View to Visually Estimate Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction. Levinson MM, Boniface KS, Adler JD, Miller K. First World Congress on Ultrasound in Emergency and Critical Care, Milan, Italy, June 2005

NATIONAL since 2012:
Comparison of Bedside US to MRI for the Detection of Longstanding Increased Intracranial Pressure– Feasibility Study. Goyal A, Taheri R, LeSaux M, Boniface K, Kuhl E, Pyle M, Shokoohi H. Presented by Aakshit Goyal at the 57th Annual meeting of American Society of Neuroradiology, Boston, MA, May 2019

Comparing Two Methods of Optic Nerve Sheath Diameter Measurement by Ultrasound with MRI Criterion Standard. Goyal A, Taheri R, LeSaux M, Boniface K, Kuhl E, Pyle M, Shokoohi H. Presented by Kuhl E at SAEM Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, NV, May 2019

The Validity of the Difficult Intravenous Access (DIVA) Score for
Experienced Pediatric Emergency Medicine Technicians. Shaukat H, Neway B, Breslin K, Watson A, Poe K, Boniface K, Cohen J. Presented by Haroon Shaukat at Pediatric Academic Societies 2019 meeting, Baltimore, MD, April 2019

Abdominal Ultrasound. Lecture presented at two-day Point-of-Care Ultrasound for Internists and Hospitalists. American College of Physicians’ Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, April 2019

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening Ultrasound. Lecture presented at two-day Point-of-Care Ultrasound for Internists and Hospitalists. American College of Physicians’ Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, April 2019

Co-director - Point-of-Care Ultrasound for Internists and Hospitalists – a two-day course with 125 participants and 29 faculty. American College of Physicians’ Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, April 2019

Workshop faculty – Ultrasound-Guided Central Venous Catheterization. A series of 90-minute workshops given over three days at the Waxman Clinical Skills Center, American College of Physicians’ Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA, April 2019

Direct Observation Assessment of Ultrasound Milestone Using a Mobile SurveyMonkey® SDOT Tool – Presented by Kat Ogle at SAEM National Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, May 2018

Assessing Point-of-Care Ultrasound Initiatives for the Peace Corp Volunteers in Eastern Africa - Aislynn Raymond, Hamid Shokoohi, Katelyn Fleming, James Scott, Tenagne Haile-Mariam, Keith Boniface. Presented by Aislynn Raymond at SAEM National Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, May 2018

The Utility of Peripheral Intravenous Catheters Inserted in the Emergency Department and their Survivorship in the Hospital. Presented by Dr. Natalie Sullivan at SAEM National Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, May 2018

Co-director, Point of Care Ultrasound Course, a two-day course for 125 participants and 25 faculty. Lecturer “AAA”, RUQ US”, Renal US”. American College of Physicians’ (ACP) annual meeting. New Orleans, LA, April 2018

Ultrasound-guided Central Line Placement. Workshop faculty, American College of Physicians annual meeting, New Orleans, LA, April 2018

“Chest Trauma” and “FAST” - Lectures at “Echocardiography for
Intensivists & Emergency Medicine Clinicians”, Harvard Medical School Continuing Education, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, Boston, MA April 2018. Also led clinical cases in echocardiography and was faculty for several workshop scanning stations over 3 days.

“Diagnosing the cause of shock”. Point-of-Care Ultrasound Session. American Society of Echocardiography Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, June 2017

Diagnosing the cause of shock. Workshop, Point-of-Care Ultrasound Session. American Society of Echocardiography Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, June 2017

Echocardiography at the point of care panel discussion. Point-of-Care Ultrasound Session. American Society of Echocardiography Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, June 2017

“The hypotensive patient in the ICU/ED”. Point-of-Care Ultrasound Session. American Society of Echocardiography Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD, June 2017

“Chest Trauma” and “FAST” - Lectures at “Echocardiography for
Intensivists & Emergency Medicine Clinicians”, Harvard Medical School Continuing Education, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, Boston, MA April 2017. Also led clinical cases in echocardiography and was faculty for several workshop scanning stations over 3 days.

Chair, Program Committee and Host, Society for Clinical Ultrasound Fellowships’ annual meeting, April 2017. 150 participants and 25 faculty at the American College of Physicians’ (ACP) annual meeting in San Diego, CA, March 2017

Ultrasound-guided Central Line Placement. Workshop faculty, American College of Physicians annual meeting, San Diego, CA, March 2017

Volume Assessment with Ultrasound – Lecture given (along with multiple hands-on teaching sessions) at Society for Critical Care Medicine Ultrasound Course, Honolulu, HI, January 2017.

Ultrasound in Shock – Lecture and Hands-On Workshop. Neurocritical Care Society Meeting, National Harbor, MD, September 2016

Emergency Department Ultrasound Diagnosis of Bowel Obstruction. S Haciski, K Boniface, M Alshathri, K Calabrese, H Shokoohi. Poster and lightning oral presentation by Dr. Haciski at SAEM New Orleans, May 2016

Co-director, Point of Care Ultrasound Course, a two-day course at the American College of Physicians’ (ACP) annual meeting in Washington, DC, May 2016

Ultrasound-Guided Central Line Placement. Workshop faculty, American College of Physicians annual meeting, May 2016, Washington, DC

“Chest Trauma” and “FAST” - Lectures at “Echocardiography for Intensivists & Emergency Medicine Clinicians”, Harvard Medical School Continuing Education, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, Boston, MA April 2016. Also faculty for several workshop scanning stations over 3 days.

“Clinical Cases in Echocardiography” presentation and faculty for ultrasound scanning workshop at Society for Critical Care Medicine’s Critical Care Ultrasound Course, Orlando, FL, February 2016


Peripheral Intravenous Cannulation Success Rate Varies Significantly By Treatment Method and Difficulty of Access. Shokoohi H, McCarthy M, Eggleton R, Kulie P, Boniface K. SAEM National Meeting, San Diego, CA, May 2015. Research presented by Dr. Shokoohi.

High-Value Care: Ultrasound-guided Procedures for the Internists. Faculty for pre-course before American College of Physicians annual meeting, Boston, MA, April 2015

Ultrasound-guided Central Line Placement. Workshop faculty, American College of Physicians annual meeting, April 2015, Boston, MA

“Chest Trauma” and “FAST” - Lectures at “Echocardiography for Intensivists & Emergency Medicine Clinicians”, Harvard Medical School Continuing Education, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, Boston, MA April 2015. Also faculty for several workshop scanning stations over 3 days.

Predicting difficult peripheral intravenous access in adult emergency department patients. Shokoohi H, Boniface K, Vahali S, Eggleton R, Ashraf R, Ding R, McCarthy M. ACEP National Meeting, Chicago, IL, October 2014. Research presented by Dr. Shokoohi.

FAST and Paracentesis. Lecture and workshop faculty, American Thoracic Society annual meeting, May 2014, San Diego, CA

“Chest Trauma” and “FAST” - Lectures at “Echocardiography for Intensivists & Emergency Medicine Clinicians”, Harvard Medical School Continuing Education, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, Boston, MA April 2014. Also faculty for several workshop scanning stations over 2 days.

Ultrasound-guided Central Line Placement. Workshop faculty, American College of Physicians annual meeting, April 2014, Orlando, FL

Ultrasound-guided Paracentesis. Workshop faculty, American College of Physicians annual meeting, April 2014, Orlando, FL

Joanna S. Cohen, MD, Naomi Hughes, MD, Sonny Tat, MD, MPH, James M Chamberlain, MD, Stephen Teach, MD, MPH and Keith Boniface, MD, RDMS. Bedside Lung Ultrasound Findings In Wheezing Children Under 2 Years of Age. Poster presentation at AIUM annual meeting in Las Vegas, NV, March 2014

Jacob M, Boniface K, Shokoohi H, Pousson A. Resident-Led Training Program for Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction Determination for International Emergency Medicine Residents. Poster presentaton at AIUM annual meeting in Las Vegas, NV, March 2014

Knobology. Lecture at the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s “Fundamentals of Critical Care Ultrasound” course. January 2014, San Francisco, CA

FAST exam, Vascular Ultrasound, and Echocardiography workstations. Society of Critical Care Medicine’s “Fundamentals of Critical Care Ultrasound” course. January 2014, San Francisco, CA

Joanna S. Cohen, MD, Naomi Hughes, MD, Sonny Tat, MD, MPH, James M Chamberlain, MD, Stephen Teach, MD, MPH and Keith Boniface, MD, RDMS. Bedside Lung Ultrasound Findings In Wheezing Children Under 2 Years of Age. Poster presentation at AAP annual meeting in Orlando, FL, October 2013

Bellamkonda V R, Shokoohi H, Boniface K, Woods A, Alsaawi A, Liu Y T. A Survey of the Emergency Ultrasound Administrative Systems Within North American Emergency Ultrasound Fellowship Programs. Poster presentation at ACEP annual meeting in Seattle, WA, October 2013

Yiju Teresa Liu, Rosalyn A. Jurjus, Kathryn Dimorier, Kirsten Brown, Hamid Shokoohi, Keith Boniface, Frank Slaby. Can anatomists teach living anatomy using ultrasound as a teaching tool? Oral presentation by Dr. Liu at the Second World Congress of the Society of Ultrasound in Medical Education, Columbia, SC, September 2013

Hamid Shokoohi MD, Parisa Kaviany BS, Keith Boniface MD. Curriculum module selection for ultrasound training in gross anatomy. Poster presentation at the Second World Congress of the Society of Ultrasound in Medical Education, Columbia, SC, September 2013

How Does Performing Bedside Ultrasound Impact Utilization Of Ct Scans In Critically Ill Patients With Undifferentiated Hypotension? Hamid Shokoohi, Keith Boniface, Ali Pourmand, Yiju Teresa Liu, Melissa McCarthy, Kabir Yadav, Rasha Buhumaid, Mohammad Salimian. Poster presentation at SAEM annual meeting in Atlanta, GA, May 2013

FAST and Paracentesis. Lecture and workshop faculty, American Thoracic Society annual meeting, May 2013, Philadelphia, PA

Bedside Cardiac Ultrasound Examination to Confirm Central Venous Catheter Placement. Yiju Liu, Kathleen Calabrese, Kunal Ajmera, Mohammad Salimian, Thaison Tran, Hamid Shokoohi, Keith Boniface, Melissa McCarthy. Oral presentation by Dr. Calabrese at AIUM annual meeting in NY, April 2013

Ultrasound-guided Central Line Placement. Workshop faculty, American College of Physicians annual meeting, April 2013, San Francisco, CA

High-yield Musculoskeletal Ultrasound. Course director for hands-on multidisciplinary workshop at American College of Physicians annual meeting, April 2013, San Francisco, CA

“Chest Trauma” and “FAST” - Lectures at “Echocardiography for Intensivists & Emergency Medicine Clinicians”, Harvard Medical School Continuing Education, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, Boston, MA April 2013. Also faculty for several workshop scanning stations over 2 days.

FAST examination and Paracentesis. Lecture at the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s “Fundamentals of Critical Care Ultrasound” course. July 2012, Chicago, IL

FAST exam, Thoracic ultrasound and Thoracentesis, Advanced Echocardiography, and “Ask the Expert” workstations. Society of Critical Care Medicine’s “Fundamentals of Critical Care Ultrasound” course. July 2012, Chicago, IL

FAST Exam. Lecture and workshops given at the American Thoracic Society annual meeting, San Francisco, CA, May 2012

High-Yield Musculoskeletal Ultrasound. Workshop at American Colllege of Physicians annual meeting, New Orleans, LA, April 2012

Bedside Hand-Carried Ultrasound-Guided Thoracentesis and Paracentesis, pre-conference workshop, American College of Physicians annual meeting, New Orleans, LA, April 2012

Ultrasound-Guided Central Venous Catheterization, workshop faculty, American College of Physicians annual meeting, New Orleans, LA, April 2012

FAST examination and Paracentesis. Lecture at the Society of Critical Care Medicine’s “Fundamentals of Critical Care Ultrasound” course. February 2012, Houston, TX

FAST exam, Thoracic ultrasound and Thoracentesis, Echocardiography, and “Ask the Expert” workstations. Society of Critical Care Medicine’s “Fundamentals of Critical Care Ultrasound” course. February 2012, Houston, TX

Manuscripts

Shokoohi HS, Boniface K, Kulie P, Long A, McCarthy M. The Utility of Peripheral Intravenous Catheters Inserted in the Emergency Department. Annals of Emergency Medicine. Epub ahead of print 2019 Mar 26. PMID 30926188

Shokoohi H, Raymond A, Fleming K, Scott J, Kerry V, Haile-Mariam T, Sayeed S, Boniface KS. Assessment of Point-of-Care Ultrasound Training for Clinical Educators in Malawi, Tanzania and Uganda. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology. Epub ahead of print, 2019 Mar 20. PMID 30904246

Boniface K, Ogle K, Aalam A, LeSaux M, Pyle M, Mandoorah S, Shokoohi H. Direct Observation Assessment of Ultrasound Competency Using a Mobile SDOT Application with Comparison to Asynchronous Quality Assurance Evaluation. Academic Emergency Medicine Education and Training 2019;3(2):172-178. https://doi.org/10.1002/aet2.10324

Boniface K, Raymond A, Fleming K, Scott J, Kerry V, Haile-Mariam T, Sayeed S, Shokoohi H. The Global Health Service Partnership’s Point-of-Care Ultrasound Initiatives in Africa. Am J Emerg Med 2019;37:777-779. PMID 30185389

Shokoohi HS, Phillips J, Boniface K, Petinaux B, Sarani B, Pourmand A, Allen R. The Utility of Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Targeted Automobile Ramming Mass Casualty (TARMAC) Attacks. American Journal of Emergency Medicine 2018;36:1467-1471. PMID 29861368

Zaver F, Shokoohi H, Wachira B, Wanjiku G, Boniface K. International Scope of Emergency Ultrasound: Barriers in Applying Ultrasound to Guide Central Line Placement by Providers in Kenya. Emergency Medicine International 2018 May:1-5. PMID 29854463

Boniface KS, Shokoohi H, LeSaux MA, Mandoorah S, Patel A, Neander KL. Ultrasound-guided intravenous access in adults using SonoStik®, a novel encapsulated sterile guidewire: A prospective cohort trial. Journal of Vascular Access 2018;19(5):441-445. PMID 29529917

Shokoohi H, Boniface KS, Zaragoza M, Pourmand A, Earls JP. Point-of-care ultrasound leads to diagnostic shifts in patients with undifferentiated hypotension. American Journal of Emergency Medicine 2017;35(12):1984.e3-1984.e7 PMID 28851498

Shokoohi H, Kendrick Z, Sikka N, Boniface K. Sonographic localization of a Retained Urethral Foreign Body in an Elderly Patient. Journal of Clinical Ultrasound 2018;46(4):296-298. PMID 28656661

Jacob M, Shokoohi H, Moideen F, Boniface K. Echocardiography training program for international emergency physicians: a teaching model for interpretation of left ventricular function. Emergency (Tehran) 2017;5(1)e70

Joanna S. Cohen, MD, Naomi Hughes, MD, Sonny Tat, MD, MPH, James M Chamberlain, MD, Stephen Teach, MD, MPH and Keith Boniface, MD, RDMS. The Utility of Bedside Lung Ultrasound Findings in Bronchiolitis. Pediatric Emergency Care 2017;33(2)97-100. PMID:
27668919

Shokoohi, H, Boniface K. Almehsli A, Aalam A. Young Man with Dyspnea. Ann Emerg Med 2016;68(3):275-97. PMID:27568416

Ultrasound and Perforated Viscus; Dirty Fluid, Dirty Shadows, and Peritoneal Enhancement. H Shokoohi, KS Boniface, BM Abell, A Pourmand, M Salimian. EMERGENCY-An Academic Emergency Medicine Journal. Emerg (Tehran). 2016 Spring;4(2):101-5.
PMID: 27274522

Shokoohi H, Boniface K, Kaviany P, Armstrong P, Calabrese K, Pourmand A. An Experiential Learning Model Facilitates Learning of Bedside Ultrasound by Pre-clinical Medical Students. Journal of Surgical Education. 2016 Mar-Apr;73(2):208-14. PMID 26868311

Ultrasound Versus Landmark For Peripheral Intravenous Cannulation: Randomized Trial. M McCarthy, H Shokoohi, K Boniface, R Eggleton, A Lowey, K Lim, R Shesser, X Li, SL Zeger. Epub before print, Annals of Emergency Medicine. Pubmed ID 26475248

Joanna S. Cohen, MD, Naomi Hughes, MD, Sonny Tat, MD, MPH, James M Chamberlain, MD, Stephen Teach, MD, MPH and Keith Boniface, MD, RDMS. The Utility of Bedside Lung Ultrasound Findings in Bronchiolitis. Accepted for publication, Pediatric Emergency Care, December 2014

Shokoohi H, Boniface K, Liu YT, et al. Bedside Ultrasound Reduces Diagnostic Uncertainty and Impacts Resuscitation in Patients With Undifferentiated Hypotension and Shock- A prospective observational trial. Epub ahead of print, Critical Care Medicine

Shokoohi H, Ignatenko B, Rolef J, Rusilko P, Boniface K. Ultrasound Evaluation of an Atypical Traumatic Rupture of the Tunica Albuginea. European Journal of Emergency Medicine 2015 Aug;22(4):292-3. Pubmed ID 26102264

Lee A, O’Connell F, Sikka N, Dyer A, Boniface K. Case Report: Telepsychiatric Assessment of a Mariner Expressing Suicidal Ideation. International Maritime Health 2015; 66, 1: 49–51. PMID 25792168

Boniface K, Aalam A, Salimian M, Liu YT, Shokoohi H. Trauma induced bilateral ectopia lentis diagnosed with point-of-care ultrasound. Epub ahead of print, Journal of Emergency Medicine 2015. PMID 25797933

Bellamkonda VR, Shokoohi H, Alsaawi A, Ding R, Campbell RL, Liu YT, Boniface KS. A Survey-Based Study of the North American Emergency Ultrasound Fellowships Administrative Systems. Epub ahead of print, Emergency Medicine Journal 2015, PMID 25612763

Joanna S. Cohen, MD, Naomi Hughes, MD, Sonny Tat, MD, MPH, James M Chamberlain, MD, Stephen Teach, MD, MPH and Keith Boniface, MD, RDMS. The Utility of Bedside Lung Ultrasound Findings in Bronchiolitis. Accepted for publication, Pediatric Emergency Care, December 2014

Boniface KS, Yarris LM. Emergency Ultrasound: Leveling the Training and Assessment Landscape. Academic Emergency Medicine 2014:21(7);803-5. Pubmed ID 25117083.

Jurjus RA, Dimorier K, Brown K, Slaby F, Shokoohi H, Boniface K, Liu YT. Can anatomists teach living anatomy using ultrasound as a teaching tool? Anatomical Science Education 2013. Epublished ahead of print. PMID 24327576

Breslin K, Cohen J, Boniface K. Ultrasound-guided Intra-articular Lidocaine Block for Reduction of Anterior Shoulder Dislocation in the Pediatric Emergency Department. Pediatric Emergency Care 2014: 30(3):217-20. PMID 24589815

Boniface KS, Calabrese K. Intensive Care Ultrasound: IV. Abdominal ultrasound in critical care. Annals of the American Thoracic Society 2013:10(6);713-24. PMID 24364780

Boniface K, Ajmera K, Cohen J, Liu YT, Shokoohi H. Ultrasound-Guided Arthrocentesis of the Elbow. Journal of Emergency Medicine 2013:45(5);698-701. PMID 23988143

Shokoohi H, Alsaawi A, Taheri R, Leath J, Boniface K. Bedside orbital ultrasound in the selective screening of spontaneous dural-cavernous sinus
fistula. European Journal of Emergency Medicine 2013;20(2):137-9. PMID: 23435336

Shokoohi H, Boniface K, Taheri R, Pourmand A. Use of Point-of-Care Ultrasound in the Diagnosis of Spontaneous Rectus Sheath Hematoma due to a Ruptured Inferior Epigastric Artery Pseudoaneurysm. Canadian Journal of Emergency Medicine 2013;15(2):119-22. PMID: 23458146

Shokoohi H, Boniface K, McCarthy M, Khedir T, Sattarian M, Ding R, Liu YT, Pourmand A, Schoenfeld E, Shesser R, Smith J, Yadav K. Ultrasound-Guided Peripheral Intravenous Access Program is Associated With Marked Reduction in Central Venous Catheter Utilization in Non-Critically Ill Emergency Department Patients. Annals of Emergency Medicine 2013:61(2);198-203. PMID:23141920

Moore CH, Snashall J, Boniface K, Scott J. Spontaneous splenic hemorrhage after initiation of dabigatran (Pradaxa) for atrial fibrillation. American Journal of Emergency Medicine 2012:30(9);2082.e1-2082.e2. PMID 22196949

Shokoohi H, Boniface KS. Hand Ultrasound: A High-Fidelity Simulation of Lung Sliding. Academic Emergency Medicine 2012:19:1079–1083. PMID: 22978736

Shokoohi H, Boniface K, Siegel A, Hirsch R. Horizontal Subxiphoid Landmark Optimizes Probe Placement during the FAST Ultrasound Exam. European Journal of Emergency Medicine 2012:19(5);333-7. PMID:22044932

Moore CH, Snashall J, Boniface K, Scott J. Spontaneous splenic hemorrhage after initiation of dabigatran (Pradaxa) for atrial fibrillation. E-published ahead of print, American Journal of Emergency Medicine. PMID 22196949

Liu, Y. T., & Bahl, A. Evaluation of proper above-the-diaphragm central venous catheter placement: the saline flush test. AJEM 2011, 29(7), 842.e841-842.e843.

Byrne MW, Czuczman AD, Hwang JQ. Images in emergency medicine. Elderly female with syncope. Venous thromboembolism "in transit.". Ann Emerg Med. 2011 Jul;58(1):105, 115.

Byrne MW, Hwang JQ. “Ultrasound in the Critically Ill.” Ultrasound Clinics 2011; 6(2):235-259.

Pourmand A, Boniface K. Incidental Identification of Right Atrial Mass Using Bedside Ultrasound, A Case of Cardiac Angiosarcoma. Accepted for publication, Western Journal of Emergency Medicine.

Schoenfeld E, Boniface K, Shokoohi H. Ultrasound-Guided Peripheral IV Placement: Patient-Centered Survey. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine 2011:12(4);475-77. PMID:22224141

Schoenfeld E, Boniface K, Shokoohi H. ED Technicians can successfully place ultrasound-guided IVs in patients with poor vascular access. Accepted for publication and E-published ahead of print, American Journal of Emergency Medicine. PMID:20825818

Petinaux P, Douglass K, Lee J, Liu YT, Boniface K, Clancy C, Scott J. Emergency medicine joint fellowship curriculum. E-published ahead of print, Western Journal of Emergency Medicine. PMID:21945505

Boniface KS, Shokoohi H, Smith ER, Scantlebury K. Tele-ultrasound and paramedics: real-time remote guidance of the FAST exam. American Journal of Emergency Medicine 2011;29(5):477-481. PMID:20825815

Boniface KS, Shokoohi H, Doctor S, Pourmand A, McKay MP. A Case of Acute Vision Loss: Ocular Ultrasound and Subretinal Hemorrhage. American Journal of Emergency Medicine 2009:27; 369.e5–369.e7

Liu Y, Chen J. Focused bedside ocular ultrasound. Academic Emergency Medicine 2008, 15(8):792

Raio C, Liu Y et al. Can emergency medical services personnel identify pneumothorax on focused ultrasound examinations? Critical Ultrasound Journal, accepted for publication


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