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Yanina A. Purim-Shem-Tov, MD, MS

  • Emergency Medicine
Board Certification:
  • Emergency Medicine
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Residency: John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County - Emergency Medicine
Clinical Expertise:
  • Heart attack management
Research Interests:
  • Pathways for the treatment of chest pain in the emergency department
  • Treatment of cardiac disorders
Languages Spoken:
  • Medical Russian
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  • Rush University Emergency Services Physician Group
  • 1653 W. Congress Pkwy.
  • 177 Murdock
  • Chicago, IL  60612
  • Phone: (312) 947-0229
  • Fax: (312) 942-4021
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to Listings go back five years.

  1. Impact of a Novel Interventional Platform and Hospital Design on the Door-to-balloon Time in Patients Presenting With ST-segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction.
    Poulin MF, Appis A, Purim-Shem-Tov Y, Schaer GL, Snell J
    Crit Pathw Cardiol
    2015 Mar
  2. Adverse Outcomes in Hospitalized Patients Who Develop ST-elevation Myocardial Infarction.
    Richmond T, Holoshitz N, Haryani A, Purim-Shem-Tov Y, Sharma G, Schaer GL
    Crit Pathw Cardiol
    2014 Jun
  3. Successful collaborative model for STEMI care between a STEMI-referral and a STEMI receiving center.
    Purim-Shem-Tov YA, Schaer GL, Malik K, McLaughlin RR, Haw JM, Melgoza NA, Franco MM
    Crit Pathw Cardiol
    2014 Dec
  4. The rush university advanced trauma training program, a novel approach for military trauma training.
    Purim-Shem-Tov YA, Ansari SN, Ward EJ, Carizey R, Rumoro DP, Bayram JD.
    Mil Med. 2013
    2013 Mar
    178(3):e362-6. doi: 10.7205/MILMED-D-12-00376.
  5. Seroprevalence study using oral rapid HIV testing in a large urban emergency department.
    Jain S, Lowman ES, Kessler A, Harper J, Rumoro DP, Smith KY, Purim-Shem-Tov Y, Kessler HA.
    J Emerg Med. 2012
    2012 Nov
    43(5):e269-75. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2012.02.021. Epub 2012 Apr 26.
  6. Achieving high quality in ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction care: one urban academic medical center experience.
    Purim-Shem-Tov YA, Melgoza N, Haw J, Schaer GL, Calvin JE, Rumoro DP.
    Crit Pathw Cardiol. 2012
    2012 Mar
    11(1):32-9. doi: 10.1097/HPC.0b013e31824303f1.
  7. A comprehensive disaster training program to improve emergency physicians' preparedness: a 1-year pilot study.
    Rumoro DP, Bayram JD, Malik M, Purim-Shem-Tov YA; Emergency Response Training Group.
    Am J Disaster Med. 2010
    2010 Nov-Dec
  8. Overcoming barriers to developing seamless ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction care systems in the United States: recommendations from a comprehensive Prehospital 12-lead Electrocardiogram Working Group.
    Frendl DM, Palmeri ST, Clapp JR Jr, Hampton D, Sejersten M, Young D, Drew B, Farrell R, Innes J, Russell J, Rowlandson GI, Purim-Shem-Tov Y, Underhill BK, Zhou S, Wagner GS; Journal of Electrocardiology Prehospital 12-lead ECG Working Group.
    J Electrocardiol. 2009
    2009 Sep-Oct
    42(5):426-31. doi: 10.1016/j.jelectrocard.2009.03.011. Epub 2009 May 15.
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