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Majid Afshar
M.D.,M.S.C.R.
  • Assistant Professor
  • Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Public Health Sciences
Board Certifications
  • Internal Medicine - General Cert: AM Board of Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease - Subspecialty Cert: AM Board of Internal Medicine
Publications

Acute immunomodulatory effects of binge alcohol ingestionAfshar,M.; Richards,S.; Mann,D.; Cross,A.; Smith,G. B.; Netzer,G.; Kovacs,E.; Hasday,J.Alcohol (Fayetteville, N.Y.) 2015 ;49(1):57-64

Blood alcohol content, injury severity, and adult respiratory distress syndromeAfshar,M.; Smith,G. S.; Terrin,M. L.; Barrett,M.; Lissauer,M. E.; Mansoor,S.; Jeudy,J.; Netzer,G.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery 2014 ;76(6):1447-1455

The international epidemiology of acute respiratory distress syndrome: how can we think locally and measure globally?*Afshar,M.; Netzer,G.Critical care medicine 2014 ;42(3):739-740

Half of the family members of critically ill patients experience excessive daytime sleepinessVerceles,A. C.; Corwin,D. S.; Afshar,M.; Friedman,E. B.; McCurdy,M. T.; Shanholtz,C.; Oakjones,K.; Zubrow,M. T.; Titus,J.; Netzer,G.Intensive care medicine 2014 ;40(8):1124-1131

Acute respiratory distress syndrome and outcomes after near hangingMansoor,S.; Afshar,M.; Barrett,M.; Smith,G. S.; Barr,E. A.; Lissauer,M. E.; McCurdy,M. T.; Murthi,S. B.; Netzer,G.The American Journal of Emergency Medicine 2014 ; ( ):

Update in critical care for the nephrologist: transfusion in nonhemorrhaging critically ill patientsAfshar,M.; Netzer,G.Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease 2013 ;20(1):30-38

Pulmonary hypertension in elderly patients with diastolic dysfunction and preserved ejection fractionAfshar,M.; Collado,F.; Doukky,R.The open cardiovascular medicine journal 2012 ;6( ):1-8

Nonpharmacologic approach to minimizing shivering during surface cooling: a proof of principle studyShah,N. G.; Cowan,M. J.; Pickering,E.; Sareh,H.; Afshar,M.; Fox,D.; Marron,J.; Davis,J.; Herold,K.; Shanholtz,C. B.; Hasday,J. D.Journal of critical care 2012 ;27(6):746.e1-746.e8

Narrative review: tetanus-a health threat after natural disasters in developing countriesAfshar,M.; Raju,M.; Ansell,D.; Bleck,T. P.Annals of Internal Medicine 2011 ;154(5):329-335

A 74-year-old man with an enlarging pleural-based mass that was not a mesotheliomaAfshar,M.; Kim,A. W.; Liptay,M. J.; Leyenson,V.; Wirtz,W.; Kahan,E.; Ries,M.The Thoracic and cardiovascular surgeon 2009 ;57(4):244-246

Education
Medical School
  • Rush Medical College of Rush University
Residency
  • Rush University Medical Center, Internal Medicine
Fellowship
  • University of Maryland/VAMC Baltimore, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine