Jeffry Nahmias

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B.A., University of San Diego, 2003, Biology
M.D., Ross University, 2007
Master of Health Professions Education, University of Michigan, 2014

Phone: (714) 456-5890

University of California, Irvine
333 City Blvd. West, Ste 1600, Orange, C
Irvine, CA 92697
Research Interests
Trauma, blunt abdominal trauma, mild traumatic brain injury, multicenter trials
Academic Distinctions
2013-2014 Tufts University School of Medicine Teaching Recognition
2016 Baystate Medical Center Faculty Teacher of the Year
2017 University of California,Irvine John E. Connolly Teaching Award
2017 Marianne Cinat MD Memorial Heroes With Heart Award
2018 Southern California Rising Stars 2018 Award
2018 University of California,Irvine John E. Connolly Teaching Award

-Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) Instructor and Course Director
-Advanced Surgical Skills for Exposure in Trauma (ASSET) Instructor & Course Director
-Stop the Bleed Instructor and Course Director
1. Nahmias J.T., Schanzer A, Messina L.M., Eslami M.H. Declotting of Arteriovenous Hemodialysis Accesses (AVHA): A Comparison of Percutaneous Mechanical Thrombectomy and Angioplasty (PMTA) versus Open Thrombectomy. Journal of Vascular Surgery. 50;4;969.
2. Schanzer A, Nahmias J, Korenda K, Eslami M, Arous E, Messina L: An Increasing Demand for Integrated Vascular Residency Training Far Outweighs the Limited Supply of Positions. Journal of Vascular Surgery. 2009: December; 50; 1513-8.
3. Nahmias J, Doben A, Poola S, Korntner S, Carrens K, Gross R. Implementation of a quality improvement project on smoking cessation reduces smoking in a high risk trauma patient population. World Journal of Emergency Surgery. 2016 Apr 26;11:15. DOI: 10.1186/s13017-016-0072-7.
4. Qazi A, Phillips J, Kabutey N, Nahmias J. REBOA in Hemorrhagic Shock: A Unique Non-responder?. Trauma Surgery & Acute Care Open. DOI: 10.1136/tsaco-2017-000100 Published 9 June 2017
5. Nahmias J, Doben A, Winston E, Kaye T, DeBusk M, Alouidor R, Patterson L, Garb J, Gross R. Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries Can Be Safely Managed Without Neurosurgical Consultation: The end of a neurosurgical “Nonsult”. The American Surgeon. Accepted 6/20/2017, pending print
6. Petros K, Tashjian D, Tirabassi M, Gaffey R, Nahmias J. Ureteral Transection Secondary to a Penetrating Handlebar Injury. Trauma Case Reports. Vol. 10, August 2017, pages 16-18.
7. Nahmias J, Poola S, Doben A, Garb J, Gross R. Seasonal Variation of Trauma in Western Massachusetts: Fact or Folklore? Trauma Surgery & Acute Care Open 2017;2:e000120. doi: 10.1136/tsaco-2017-000120
8. Kuza C, Hatzakis G, Nahmias J. The Assignment of American Society of Anesthesiologists Physical Status Classification for Adult Polytrauma Patients: Results from A Survey and Future Considerations. 2017. Anesthesia and Analgesia. Anesthesia & Analgesia: December 2017 - Volume 125 - Issue 6 - p 1960–1966
9. Kronick M, Doben A, Morris M, Gross R, Kravetz A, Nahmias J. Blunt Traumatic Celiac Artery Avulsion Managed with Celiac Artery Ligation and Open Aorto-Celiac Bypass. Trauma Case Reports. Vol 11, Oct 2017, pages 8-12.
10. Grigorian A, Nahmias JT. Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT), Upper Extremity. StatPearls 2018 Jan 19.
11. Grigorian A, Joe V, Delaplain PT, Schubl S, Barker B, Gabriel V, Dosch AR, Barrios C Jr. Nahmias J. Risk of hysterectomy and saplingectomy or oophorectomy compared to repair after pelvic gynecologic trauma. Eur J Trauma Emerg Surg. 2018 Mar 6. doi: 10.1007/s00068-018-0936-5. [Epub ahead of print]
12. Grigorian A, Schubl S, Barrios C, Joe V, Dolich M, Lekawa M, Nahmias J. Association of Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia With Bacterial Infection in Trauma Patients. JAMA Surg. Published online June 27, 2018. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2018.1652
13. Grigorian A, Albertson S, Delaplain P, Gabriel V, Maithel S, Dosch A, Schubl S, Joe V, Nahmias J. Cirrhosis Increases Complication Rate and Overall Mortality in Patients with Traumatic Lung Injury. Trauma.
14. Grigorian A, Spencer D, Donayre C, Nahmias J, Schubl S, Gabriel V, Barrios C. National Trends of Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair (TEVAR) Versus Open Repair in Blunt Thoracic Aortic Injury. Annals of Vascular Surgery. 2018 Jun 7. pii: S0890-5096(18)30431-X. doi: 10.1016/j.avsg.2018.03.045. [Epub ahead of print]
15. Nahmias J, Grigorian A, Brakenridge S, Jawa R, Holena D, Agapian J, Bruns B, Chestovich P, Chung B, Nguyen J, Schulman C, Staudenmayer K, Dixon R, Smith J, Bernard A, Pascual J. Variations in institutional review board processes and consent requirements for trauma research: An EAST multicenter survey. Trauma Surgery & Acute Care Open. 2018;3(1)e000176.doi:10.1136/tsaco-2018-000176
16. Areg Grigorian, Kabutey N, Schubl S, de Virgilio C, Joe V, Dolich M, Elfenbein D, Nahmias J. Blunt Cerebrovascular Injury Incidence, Stroke-Rate, and Mortality with the Expanded Denver Criteria. Surgery 2018 Jun 5. pii S0039-6060(18)302010-0
17. Grigorian A, Sugimoto M, Joe V, Schubl S, Lekawa M, Dolich M, Kuncir E, Barrios C, Nahmias J. Pressure Ulcer in Trauma Patients: A Higher Spinal Cord Injury Level Leads to Higher Risk. Journal of American College of Clinical Wound Specialist.
18. Grigorian A, Gabriel V, Nguyen N, Smith B, Schubl S, Borazjani B, Joe V, Nahmias J. Black Race and Body Mass Index are Risk Factors for Rhabdomyolysis and Acute Kidney Injury in Trauma. Journal of Investigative Surgery. 2018 Sep 13:1-8. doi: 10.1080/08941939.2018.1493162. [Epub ahead of print]
19. Grigorian A, Livingston J, Schubl S, Mayers D, Kuncir E, Barrios C, Joe V, Nahmias J. National Analysis of Testicular and Scrotal Trama in the United States. Research and Reports in Urology. 2018:10 51-56
20. Grigorian A, Nahmias J, Schubl S, Gabriel V, Bernal N, Joe V. Rising Mortality in Patients with Combined Trauma and Burn. Burns. 2018 Jul 31. Pii: S0305-4179(18)30293-6 [Epub ahead of print]
21. Grigorian A, Wilson S, Kabutey, N, Fujitani R, de Virgilio C, Schubl S, Gabriel V, Chen S, Joe V, Nahmias J. Decreased National Rate of Below the Knee Amputation In Patients with Popliteal Artery Injury. Annals of Vascular Surgery. 2018 Jul 24. Pii: S0890-5096(18)30497-7 [Epub ahead of print].
22. Grigorian A, Gambhir S, Al-Khouja L, Gabriel V, Schubl S, Nastanskis F, Lekawa M, Joe V, Nahmias J. Decreased Incidence of Venous Thromboembolism Found in Trauma Patients with Positive Blood Alcohol Concentration on Admission. Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse. DOI: 10.1080/00952990.2018.1504951
23. Grigorian A, Milliken J, Livingston J, Spencer D, Gabriel V, Schubl S, Kong A, Barrios C, Joe V, Nahmias J. National Risk Factors for Blunt Cardiac Injury: Hemopneumothorax is the Strongest Predictor. The American Journal of Surgery. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2018.07.043. [Epub ahead of print].
24. Gabriel V, Phillips J, Krasnoff C, Grigorian A, Won E, Barrios C, Schubl S, Nahmias J. A Propensity Score Analysis of Clostridium Difficile Infection Among Adult Trauma Patients. Surgical Infections. 2018 Sep 11. doi: 10.1089/sur.2018.110. [Epub ahead of print]
25. Grigorian A, Schubl S, Gabriel V, Dosch A, Joe V, Bernal N, Dogar T, Nahmias J. Analysis of Trauma Patients with Unplanned Returns to the Operating Room. Turkish Journal of Surgery. Accepted 8/7/2018
Grigorian A, Pigazzi A, Nguyen N, Schubl S, Joe V, Dolich M, Lekawa M, Nahmias J. Use of Laparoscopic Colectomy Increasing in Trauma: Comparison of Laparoscopic Versus Open Colectomy. Updates in Surgery (2018).
26. Gabriel V, Grigorian A, Schubl S, Pejcinovska M, Won E, Lekawa M, Bernal N, Nahmias J. Perforated Peptic Ulcer Surgery: No Difference in Mortality with Laparoscopic Repair. Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy, & Percutaneous Techniques. Accepted 9/4/2018
27. Grigorian A, Wilson S, de Virgilio C, Kabutey N, Fujitani R, Gabriel V, Schubl S, Joe V, Nahmias J. Combined Venous Injury Increases Upper Extremity Limb Loss in Axillary or Subclavian Artery Injury. Vascular. Accepted 10/15/2018

Book Chapters
1. Wait R, DeBusk G, Nahmias J: Chapter 11. Fluids, Electrolytes and Acid-Base Balance. Greenfield’s Surgery: Scientific Principles and Practice 6th edition. Publication date 12/5/2016.
Professional Societies
Fellow, American College of Surgeons (FACS)
Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma (EAST)
Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM)
Association for Surgical Education (ASE)
Southwestern Surgical Congress
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