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Rahul Sharma, <span>MD</span>

Rahul Sharma, MD

Emergency Medicine (Board Certified, Primary Specialty)

Biography

PUBLICATIONS

JOURNAL ARTICLES

Sharma, R. Fleischut P, Barchi D.  Telemedicine and its transformation of Emergency Care: A case study of one of the largest US integrated healthcare delivery systems. International Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2017 [in press]

 Sauer B,  Torres-Lovaro J, Greenwald P, Sharma RThe Role of Patient Access in Telemedicine: It all begins with Registration.  Access Management Journal.  2017 [in press]

 Willis L, Mital R, Steel P, Sharma RTackling Physician Burnout: An Innovative Physician Led Wellness Program at an Urban Academic Emergency Department.  Physician Leadership Journal (PLJ). 2017 [in press]

Ou E, Mulcare MR, Clark S, Sharma RImplementation of Scribes in an Academic Emergency Department: The Resident Perspective.   Journal of Graduate Medical Education. 2017 [in press].

Henriques V, Greene T, Sharma R.  What is causing this patient's periumbilical pain and erythema? JAAPA. 2017;30(3):49-51.

Parikh N, Morris E, Babb J, Wickstrom M, McMenamy J, Sharma R, Schwartz D, Lifshitz M, Kim D. MDCT Diagnosis of Acute Pulmonary Embolism in the Emergent Setting. Emergency Radiology August 2015;22(4)379-384

Sharma R, Tin J, Rodriguez D, Femia R. Emergency Department Medical Staff Facilitators Play Key Roles. Physician Leadership Journal (PLJ); May 2015; 2(3):52-58

Henriques V, Sharma R. Providing Emergency Care for Patients with Ventricular Assist Devices. JAAPA. May 2015; 28(5):1-5

Bhatia K, Morris C.A, Wright S.C.,Takayesu J.K, Sharma, R, Katz JT. Leadership training for residents: A novel, inter-departmental program to address this critical need. Physician Leadership Journal (PLJ) March 2015; 2(2):76-80

Mulcare M, Sharma R. Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine: Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms. November, 2012; 26(15)12-17

Sharma R, Mulcare MR, Graetz R, Greenwald PW, Mustalish AC, Miluszusky B, Flomenbaum NE. Improving Front-End Flow in an Urban Academic Medical Center Emergency Department: The Emergency Department Discharge Facilitator Team. Journal of Urban Health. June 2013; 90(3): 406–411.

Sharma R, Sperling J, Greenwald P, Carter W. A Novel Comprehensive In-Training Course Can Improve Residency-Wide Scores. Journal of Graduate Medical Education Sept 2012; 4(3): 378–380

Sheikh K, Belfi L.M., Sharma R, Baad M, Sanelli P. Evaluation of Acute Cervical Spine Imaging Based on ACR Appropriateness Criteria. Emergency Radiology 2012 Jan;19(1):11-7

Hentel KD, Sharma R, Wladyka C, Min RJ. Appropriate Use of CT in the Emergency Department. Emergency Medicine July, 2011; 43(7)6-13

Heath, L., Sharma, R. Critical Decisions in Emergency Medicine: Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding. July, 2011; 24(11)12-19

Ghory H, Sharma R. Pelvic fractures: Preventing Complications Emergency Medicine December 2009; 41(12)20-29

Tichter A, Sharma R. Blunt Scrotal Trauma: Emergency Medicine Sept 2008; 40(9): 35-37

Sharma R, Schiavone F. Career Options: Looking Beyond Residency. NY ACEP Young Physicians Newsletter; Spring 2006

Sharma R. Basics in Health Care Costs. Bellevue Emergency Medicine Residency Newsletter, 2003: 2: Issue 2:3-4

 

CASE REPORTS

Sharma R, Rao RB, Chu J. Compartment Syndrome of the Hand from Prolonged Immobilization Secondary to Drug Overdose. Journal of Emergency Medicine 2013 Apr;44 (4):845-846

Ausmus J, Sharma, R. Diagnostic Imaging Review: A different kind of headache in a patient with migraines. JAAPA January 2012; 25(1): 63-64.

Sharma R, Yoshikawa H, Abisaab J. Chemical Burn Secondary to Propofol Extravasation. Western J Emergency Medicine 2012;13(1):121-122 

Sharma R, Dill C, Gelman D. Urinary Bladder Calculi. Journal of Emergency Medicine Aug 2011;41(2):185-6

Rosh A, Sharma R. Orbital Emphysema after Nose Blowing. Journal of Emergency Medicine 2008; 34(3):327-9

Chan GM, Sharma R, Price D, Hoffman RS, Nelson LS. Phentolamine Therapy for Cocaine-Associated Acute Coronary Syndrome (CAACS). J Med Toxicol 2006; 2(3):108-111.

Sharma R, Pancu D. Hemobilia in the Emergency Department. Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2004;26:201-203

 

ONLINE JOURNAL ARTICLES 

Sharma R, Brunette D. Missing the point—eye injury. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality WebM&M [serial online]. December 2011. Available at: www.webmm.ahrq.gov/case.aspx?caseID=259

Sharma R. Herpes Simplex Virus Infections Emedicine.com Quick Guide, 2011 

Sharma R. Herpes Simplex in Emergency Medicine. Emedicine.com April, 2011 http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/783113-overview

Steel PA, Sharma R. Cholecystitis and Biliary Colic in Emergency Medicine. Emedicine.com March, 2011 http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1950020-overview 

Ghory HZ, Sharma R. Phimosis and Paraphimosis Emedicine.com April, 2010 http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/777539-overview

Sharma R. Caverneous Sinus Thrombosis. Emedicine.com February, 2010 http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/791704-overview

 

BOOKS, CHAPTERS & REVIEWS

Amores, E. Sharma, RAcute Emergencies of Systemic Disease and How They Present in the Lower ExtremityIn Systemic Disease Manifestations in the Foot, Ankle and Lower Extremity. 1st EditionChap 19  In Press 2017

Sharma R, Brunett D. Ophthalmology: In Marx: Rosen’s Emergency Medicine.8th Edition. 2013: Chap 71

Bhatia K, Sharma R. Eye Emergencies: In Adams: Emergency Medicine. 2nd Edition. Elsevier 2013: Chap 26

Sharma R, Brunett D. Ophthalmology: In: Marx JA, Hockberger RS, Walls RM, Adams JG. Rosen’s Emergency Medicine: Concepts and Clinical Practice. 7th Edition. Mosby (Elsevier); 2009: Chap 69

Bhatia K, Sharma R. Eye Emergencies: In Adams: Emergency Medicine. 1st Edition. Elsevier 2008: Chap 20

Sharma R. Managing your Finances Harkin KE, Cushman JT. The Medical Student Survival Guide 2nd edition Emergency Medicine Residents’ Association; 2007

 

ABSTRACTS 

Ou E, Mulcare MR, Clark S, Sharma R. Implementation of Scribes in an Academic Emergency Department: Resident Perspective [Abstract]. Acad Emerg Med 2017 [in press]. Society for Academic Emergency Medicine Annual Meeting in Orlando, FL, May 2017.

Wu T, Sharma R, Femia R. A Leadership Pipeline: An Innovative Fellowship for Medical Students. Academic Emergency Medicine 2014; 21(5, Suppl 1): S346

Sharma R, Sperling J, Greenwald P, Carter W. A Novel Comprehensive In-Training Course Can Improve Residency-Wide Scores. [Abstract] Academic Emergency Medicine 2012 ;19(4, Suppl 1):S201-S201 #375

Sperling J, McMahon MJ, Flomenbaum NE, Rezvankhoo K Sharma, R Factors Associated With Excessive Emergency Department Length of Stay for Treated and Released Patients in an Urban Academic Medical Center [Abstract] Academic Emergency Medicine 2012 ;19(4, Suppl 1):S35-S35 #58

Sharma R, Sperling J, Greenwald P, Carter, W. A Novel Comprehensive In-Training Course Can Improve Residency-Wide Scores. [Abstract and Poster] Council of Residency Directors (CORD) Academic Assembly Advances in Education Research and Innovations Forum, April, 2012 Atlanta, GA

Sharma R, Mulcare M. et. al. Emergency Department Discharge Facilitator Team: A Method for Improving Front End Flow in an Academic Urban Medical Center. [Abstract] Annals of Emergency Medicine 2011 OCT;58(4):S297-S297 #354

Education

MD, Tufts University School of Medicine

Residency: New York University Medical Center