Navid Omidifar

Summary

Affiliation: Shiraz university of medical sciences
Location: Shiraz, Iran
Summary:
Curriculum Vitae
Name: Navid Omidifar, MD. Date: 28/3/2012
DEMOGRAPHIC INFORMATION
Personal Data:
Age: 30 Gender: Male
Business address: Department of pathology, Shiraz University of medical sciences
Telephone: 00989133274265
E-mail: omidifar@edc.mui.ac.ir
omidifar@gmail.com
Scopus Author ID : 36197024600
Education:
Medical School:
Esfahan University of Medical Sciences and Health care, Faculty of Medicine
Degree Title:
Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)
Date of Graduation:
September 2007
Postdoctoral Training:
Intern in medicine: 18 months, direct contact with patients, responsible for treatment of patients under supervision of residents
Residency: Accepted to Residency program of Shiraz University of medical sciences from 21/Jun/2010

Professional Experience:

General practitioner, fulfillment of social service and Emergency Ward responsible (11 month)
Research Assistant in Medical Education Centre of Isfahan University of medical sciences (5 years)
Research Assistant in Respiratory Chemical Injuries Research Centre of Tehran (6 months)
Co-worker of Radiology and Imaging Research Centre of Isfahan University of medical sciences (3 years)
Co-worker of Isfahan Research Centre of Cardiology (1 year)
Junior Physician of CCU in Isfahan Amin Hospital (3 months)

RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

Publications:

Peer-reviewed scientific articles:





1. Hosseinzadeh M, Omidifar N, Lohrasb MH. Use of fine needle aspiration cytology in the diagnosis of cutaneous leishmaniasis: a comparison with the conventional scraping method. Trop Doct. 2012;42(2):112-3.(corresponding author: Navid Omidifar). (ISI-Pubmed)
2. Omrani MR, Barati B, Omidifar N, Okhovat AR, Ghazizadeh Hashemi SAH. Coblation versus traditional tonsillectomy: A double blind randomized controlled trial. Journal of Research in Medical Sciences, 2012;17(1): (ISI-Pubmed)
3. Hekmatnia A, Barikbin R, Farghadani M, Omidifar N, Adibi P. Prediction and screening of esophageal varices in cirrhotic patients using doppler US hemodynamic indices of portal system. Gastroenterology Insights. 2011; 3(4):11-14.(Scopus)
4. Saboori M, Hekmatnia AR, Basiratnia R, Ghazavi AH, Hekmatnia F, Omidifar N, Naji Isfahani H. The comparative study of validity of diagnostic value of CT angiography versus digital subtraction angiography in cerebral aneurysm diagnosis among patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage. J Res Med Sci. 2011; 16 (8).1020-25.(ISI-Pubmed)
5. Geramizadeh B, Omidifar N. Incidental cyst in an Explanted Liver. International Journal of Organ Transplantation Medicine. 2011; 2(3):133-134.( Indexed in EBSCO, Google Scholar, Index Medicus for EMR and DOAJ)
6. Behrooz Barati, Mohammad Reza Omrani, Ahmad Reza Okhovat, Roya Kelishadi, Mustafa Hashemi, Akbar Hassanzadeh, Mojtaba Abtahi, Navid Omidifar, Hanif Okhovat. Effect of nasal beclomethasone spray in the treatment of otitis media with effusion. J Res Med Sci. 2011; 16(4):509-15. (ISI-Pubmed)
7. Hoseini M, Hekmatnia A, Omidifar N, Rezazadeh A, Koohi S, Hashemipoor M. Survey on ultrasound finding of thyroid gland in congenital hypothyroidism in Iran. Endokrynol Pol. 2010;61(6):665-70.(corresponding author :NavidOmidifar). (Pubmed)
8. Barikbin R, Hekmatnia A, Omidifar N, Farghadani M, Adibi P.Prediction severity of esophageal varices: a new cutoff point for Platelet count/ spleen diameter ratio. Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol. 2010; 56(1):1-6. (Pubmed)
9. Etezazian S , Tavakoli B , Hekmatnia A, Omidifar N , Moradi M. Evaluation of Success Rate of Ultrasound-Guided Venous Cannulation in Patients with Difficult Venous Access. Iran J Radiol 2010, 7(2), 62-65.
10. Hekmatnia A, Farghadani M, Omidifar N , Barikbin R. Diagnostic Value of MRVCUG in Comparison with VCUG in Children. Iranian Journal of Radiology (Congress Abstracts); 2009;6(S1) : 91.
11. Omidifar N, Yamani N, ChangizT. The Efficacy of New Method of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Training in Promoting Knowledge and Skills of 4th Year Medical Students. Iranian journal of medical education; 2008 ,8(1). (Scopus)
12. Salehi P, Omidifar N. A New, Inexpensive and Minimally Invasive Method to Remove a Foley Catheter with Balloon Obstruction..JOURNAL OF ISFAHAN MEDICAL SCHOOL (I.U.M.S) SUMMER 2008; 26(89):147-151. (Corresponding Author: Navid Omidifar) (Scopus)
13. Omidifar N, Yamani N, Yousefi A. The Effect of ECG Training Workshop on Medical Students Knowledge of ECG Reading and Interpretation. Strides in Development of Medical Education;2006: 3(2).
14. Heshemi S.M., Tabatabaie S.A., Omidifar N., Goharian V., Nourian S.E., HekmatniaM.R.Value of CT Scan in Solid Organ Injury Diagnosis in Abdominal Blunt Trauma in Alzahra and Kashani Hospital of Esfahan. IRANIAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY SPRING 2006; 14(1 (36)):12-18.
15. RASTI ARDEKANI M.,OMIDIFAR N.,ANSARI S.,GHAHERI H.RECOMBINANT HUMAN GROWTH HORMONE AND HEALING: DOES GROWTH HORMONE HAVE A POSITIVE EFFECT ON SKIN WOUND HEALING?JOURNAL OF ISFAHAN MEDICAL SCHOOL (I.U.M.S) .2006; 24(82):38-43.(Corresponding Author: Navid Omidifar). (Scopus)

16. Goharian V, Kafami Z, Yamani N, Omidifar N, SafaiM.Comparing Resident Evaluation of Attending Surgeons to Attendings Self-Evaluation. Iranian journal of medical education . 2005; 5(1) (Scopus)
17. Tabatabaie S.A., Hashemi S.M, Goharian V., Kianinia M., Omidifar N., SehhatS.Tracheal Stenosis Treatment: 97 Patients in Department of Thoracic Surgery of Alzahara Hospital of Esfahan.IRANIAN JOURNAL OF SURGERY .2005; 13(2 (35)):43-48.







RECOGNITION
Honors and Awards:
Elite (premiere) student of Isfahan University of Medical Science (2007)
Member of Talented Student Organization of Iran Ministry of health and medical Education, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences Branch, Faculty of Medicine (2000- Till now)
Vice -president of Young consulter of Isfahan Medical Faculty Dean (2005-2006)
5th student of the same entrance to university according to didactic average (17.30 of 20)
English Language Proficiency:
Upper intermediate
Membership of Professional society:
Registered Physician at the Medical Council of I.R.Iran since 2008, M.C.No: 119047

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Use of fine needle aspiration cytology in the diagnosis of cutaneous leishmaniasis: a comparison with the conventional scraping method
    Massood Hosseinzadeh
    Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Trop Doct 42:112-3. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Respiratory effects of H+ and dinitrophenol injections into the brain stem subarachnoid space of fetal lambs
    A H Jansen
    Can J Physiol Pharmacol 53:726-33. 1975
  3. ncbi request reprint Conformational and molecular responses to pH variation of the purified membrane adenosine triphosphatase of Micrococcus lysodeikticus
    M Nieto
    Biochim Biophys Acta 413:394-414. 1975
  4. ncbi request reprint The behavior of holo- and apo-forms of bovine superoxide dismutase at low pH
    J A Fee
    Biochim Biophys Acta 412:26-38. 1975
  5. ncbi request reprint Bile acids. XLVII. 12alpha-Hydroxylation of precursors of allo bile acids by rabbit liver microsomes
    S S Ali
    Biochim Biophys Acta 409:249-57. 1975
  6. ncbi request reprint Rapid in-office and in-vivo desensitization of an injection phobia utilizing hypnosis
    L K Daniels
    Am J Clin Hypn 18:200-3. 1976
  7. ncbi request reprint Nutrition education in the medical school curriculum: a proposal for action: a curriculum design
    R T Frankle
    Am J Clin Nutr 29:105-9. 1976
  8. pmc The comparative study on diagnostic validity of cerebral aneurysm by computed tomography angiography versus digital subtraction angiography after subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Masih Saboori
    Associated Professor of Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Alzahra Hospital, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
    J Res Med Sci 16:1020-5. 2011
  9. pmc Effect of nasal beclomethasone spray in the treatment of otitis media with effusion
    Behrooz Barati
    Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, School of Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Res Med Sci 16:509-15. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Sonographic assessment of congenitally hypothyroid children in Iran
    Mohsen Hoseini
    Department of Radiology, Isfahan University of Medical Science, Iran
    Endokrynol Pol 61:665-70. 2010

Collaborators

  • T Sato
  • E R Orskov
  • J A Fee
  • R A Deitrich
  • P Adibi
  • Mahin Hashemipour
  • E Munoz
  • Roya Kelishadi
  • Massood Hosseinzadeh
  • Behrooz Barati
  • Masih Saboori
  • Ali Hekmatnia
  • Reza Basiratnia
  • Mohsen Hoseini
  • R Barikbin
  • Mohamad Hosein Lohrasb
  • Alireza Rasekhi
  • Perikala Vijayananda Kumar
  • Mojtaba Abtahi
  • Hanif Okhovat
  • Homayoon Naji Isfahani
  • Ahmad Reza Okhovat
  • Mustafa Hashemi
  • Amirhossein Ghazavi
  • Akbar Hassanzadeh
  • Mohammad Reza Omrani
  • Farzaneh Hekmatnia
  • M Farghadani
  • Afshin Rezazade
  • Razie Koohi
  • A Hekmatnia
  • A Schmoldt
  • J M Stein
  • Y W Chow
  • J B Share
  • B I Korelitz
  • R J Smith
  • B Renaud
  • S S Ali
  • H J van Gorkom
  • M Nieto
  • C J Chern
  • L G Ferren
  • A B Makar
  • H F Gilbert
  • K Moroi
  • M L Schwabbauer
  • V M Bhagwat
  • K S Bose
  • A H Jansen
  • O Stamm
  • T R Anderson
  • C W Garner
  • M M Ris
  • J Jarvisalo
  • W A Hendrickson
  • N Worathumrong
  • H Kroger
  • L K Daniels
  • U N Wiesmann
  • R T Frankle
  • R R Scherberger
  • J Marniemi
  • R J Lefkowitz
  • M Palese
  • V Chernick
  • G Skiello
  • J Carreira
  • E Beutler
  • B J Campbell
  • A J Grimes
  • F J Behal
  • J P von Wartburg
  • T R Tephly
  • M P Pulles
  • S Bruckner
  • H F Benthe
  • B D Lewis
  • W H Elliott
  • T A Slotkin
  • R H Sarma
  • M H O'Leary
  • R L Ward
  • A Mukerji
  • J F Pujol
  • M G Parkki
  • N N Herschkowitz
  • A Campana
  • U Latscha
  • N E Saris

Detail Information

Publications46

  1. doi request reprint Use of fine needle aspiration cytology in the diagnosis of cutaneous leishmaniasis: a comparison with the conventional scraping method
    Massood Hosseinzadeh
    Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Trop Doct 42:112-3. 2012
    ..The sensitivity of FNA cytology was greater even though the specificity was the same. Our study confirmed the advantages of FNA cytology as a reliable method for the diagnosis of cutaneous leishmaniasis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Respiratory effects of H+ and dinitrophenol injections into the brain stem subarachnoid space of fetal lambs
    A H Jansen
    Can J Physiol Pharmacol 53:726-33. 1975
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Conformational and molecular responses to pH variation of the purified membrane adenosine triphosphatase of Micrococcus lysodeikticus
    M Nieto
    Biochim Biophys Acta 413:394-414. 1975
    ..Conventional proteolysis did not account for the transformation...
  4. ncbi request reprint The behavior of holo- and apo-forms of bovine superoxide dismutase at low pH
    J A Fee
    Biochim Biophys Acta 412:26-38. 1975
    ..The holoprotein maintained a compact, apparently dimeric, structure even at pH 3...
  5. ncbi request reprint Bile acids. XLVII. 12alpha-Hydroxylation of precursors of allo bile acids by rabbit liver microsomes
    S S Ali
    Biochim Biophys Acta 409:249-57. 1975
    ..No clear sex difference was found in activity of the enzyme, nor was an appreciable difference noted in activity of the enzyme between mature and immature animals...
  6. ncbi request reprint Rapid in-office and in-vivo desensitization of an injection phobia utilizing hypnosis
    L K Daniels
    Am J Clin Hypn 18:200-3. 1976
  7. ncbi request reprint Nutrition education in the medical school curriculum: a proposal for action: a curriculum design
    R T Frankle
    Am J Clin Nutr 29:105-9. 1976
    ....
  8. pmc The comparative study on diagnostic validity of cerebral aneurysm by computed tomography angiography versus digital subtraction angiography after subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Masih Saboori
    Associated Professor of Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery, Alzahra Hospital, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, Iran
    J Res Med Sci 16:1020-5. 2011
    ..In order to declare the preoperative diagnostic value of brain aneurysms, two radiological modalities, computed tomographic angiography and digital subtraction angiography were compared...
  9. pmc Effect of nasal beclomethasone spray in the treatment of otitis media with effusion
    Behrooz Barati
    Assistant Professor, Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, School of Medicine, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    J Res Med Sci 16:509-15. 2011
    ..So, this study aimed to evaluate the role of nasal corticosteroid spray as an adjuvant for the treatment of OME...
  10. ncbi request reprint Sonographic assessment of congenitally hypothyroid children in Iran
    Mohsen Hoseini
    Department of Radiology, Isfahan University of Medical Science, Iran
    Endokrynol Pol 61:665-70. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the aetiology of CH among children in Isfahan province...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prediction severity of esophageal varices: a new cutoff point for Platelet count/ spleen diameter ratio
    R Barikbin
    Department of Radiology, Isfahan University of Medical Science, Iran
    Minerva Gastroenterol Dietol 56:1-6. 2010
    ..The aim of this paper was assess value of platelet count/spleen diameter ratio (PC/SD ratio) for the prediction or screening of EV in cirrhotic patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Development of a special electrode for continuous subcutaneous pH measurement in the infant scalp
    O Stamm
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 124:193-5. 1976
    ..Tests on a normal sample of newborn babies immediately after birth showed a significant correlation between tissue pH and capillary blood pH, with the trend of pH variation being broadly similar in both measurement media...
  13. ncbi request reprint Review of drug treatment for Down's syndrome persons
    J B Share
    Am J Ment Defic 80:388-93. 1976
    ..There have not been any drugs that have demonstrated remarkable improvement in the status of Down's syndrome individuals that have been widely accepted as effective...
  14. ncbi request reprint Use of the latent image technique to develop and evaluate problem-solving skills
    M L Schwabbauer
    Am J Med Technol 41:457-62. 1975
    ..Target learner populations included medical technology students, physician assistant students, and pathology residents. Members of all three groups participated in the evaluation of the module and responded to its use in varied settings...
  15. pmc Biochemical and electrophoretic studies of erythrocyte pyridoxine kinase in white and black Americans
    C J Chern
    Am J Hum Genet 28:9-17. 1976
    ..19, respectively, for white donors, The variant enzyme in persons with enzyme deficiency was associated with an increased rate of degradation in red cells during aging. No other biochemical or electrophoretic differences were detected...
  16. ncbi request reprint Responses to drug therapy in ulcerative colitis. Evaluation by rectal biopsy and histopathological changes
    B I Korelitz
    Am J Gastroenterol 64:365-70. 1975
    ..There were fewer crypt abscesses but more mucosal edema after all forms of therapy. Quantitative histopathological analysis failed to demonstrate that the response to one drug was significantly different from another...
  17. ncbi request reprint Light-induced changes of absorbance and electron spin resonance in small photosystem II particles
    H J van Gorkom
    Biochim Biophys Acta 408:331-9. 1975
    ..In addition an ESR signal with 15 to 20 gauss linewidth and a slower dark decay was observed, which may have been caused by a secondary donor...
  18. ncbi request reprint Monoanion inhibition and 35Cl nuclear magnetic resonance studies of renal dipeptidase
    L G Ferren
    Biochemistry 14:5280-5. 1975
    ..4. Temperature studies of 35Cl line broadening by the metalloenzyme in the presence of chloride and cyanide inhibitors suggest that the fast exchange process pertains and that the dominant relaxation mechanism is quadrupolar in nature...
  19. ncbi request reprint Modification of arginine and lysine in proteins with 2,4-pentanedione
    H F Gilbert
    Biochemistry 14:5194-9. 1975
    ..Treatment of this modified protein with hydroxylamine regenerated the modified lysine residues but caused no change in the modified arginine residues. One arginine residue seems to be essential for the catalytic activity of the enzyme...
  20. ncbi request reprint Radiochemical assay of glutathione S-epoxide transferase and its enhancement by phenobarbital in rat liver in vivo
    J Marniemi
    Biochem Pharmacol 24:1569-72. 1975
  21. ncbi request reprint Comparison between procaine and isocarboxazid metabolism in vitro by a liver microsomal amidase-esterase
    K Moroi
    Biochem Pharmacol 24:1517-21. 1975
  22. ncbi request reprint Maturation of the adrenal medulla--IV. Effects of morphine
    T R Anderson
    Biochem Pharmacol 24:1469-74. 1975
  23. ncbi request reprint Studies of oxygen binding energy to hemoglobin molecule
    Y W Chow
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 66:1424-31. 1975
  24. ncbi request reprint Atomic models for the polypeptide backbones of myohemerythrin and hemerythrin
    W A Hendrickson
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 66:1349-56. 1975
  25. ncbi request reprint Effect of chloroquine on cultured fibroblasts: release of lysosomal hydrolases and inhibition of their uptake
    U N Wiesmann
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 66:1338-43. 1975
  26. ncbi request reprint Metal substitutions incarbonic anhydrase: a halide ion probe study
    R J Smith
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 66:1281-6. 1975
  27. ncbi request reprint Delineation of the intimate details of the backbone conformation of pyridine nucleotide coenzymes in aqueous solution
    K S Bose
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 66:1173-9. 1975
  28. ncbi request reprint Formate assay in body fluids: application in methanol poisoning
    A B Makar
    Biochem Med 13:117-26. 1975
  29. ncbi request reprint Digitoxin metabolism by rat liver microsomes
    A Schmoldt
    Biochem Pharmacol 24:1639-41. 1975
  30. ncbi request reprint Identification of adenylate cyclase-coupled beta-adrenergic receptors with radiolabeled beta-adrenergic antagonists
    R J Lefkowitz
    Biochem Pharmacol 24:1651-8. 1975
  31. ncbi request reprint The effect of adrenaline and of alpha- and beta-adrenergic blocking agents on ATP concentration and on incorporation of 32Pi into ATP in rat fat cells
    J M Stein
    Biochem Pharmacol 24:1659-62. 1975
  32. ncbi request reprint Effect of pH on substrate and inhibitor kinetic constants of human liver alanine aminopeptidase. Evidence for two ionizable active center groups
    C W Garner
    Biochemistry 14:5084-8. 1975
    ..0 and 7.5 which are involved in substrate binding or inhibitory amino acid binding but not in catalysis since Vmax was constant at all pH values tested...
  33. ncbi request reprint The effects of processing of barley-based supplements on rumen pH, rate of digestion of voluntary intake of dried grass in sheep
    E R Orskov
    Br J Nutr 34:493-500. 1975
    ..4. The implications of these findings on supplementation of roughages with cereals are discussed...
  34. ncbi request reprint The effect of o-salicylate upon pentose phosphate pathway activity in normal and G6PD-deficient red cells
    N Worathumrong
    Br J Haematol 30:225-31. 1975
    ..Salicylic acid was shown to inhibit this pathway in proportion to the amount present. At any concentration of this substance there was greater inhibition of the PPP in G6PD-deficient than in normal red cells...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Studies on the action of an anticholinergic agent in combination with a tranquilizer on gastric juice secretion in man]
    R R Scherberger
    Arzneimittelforschung 25:1460-3. 1975
    ..The pH value was savely increased only by Sch 1000 and Sch 1000 + oxazepam, and this even only during the basal period. The results are discussed...
  36. ncbi request reprint Influence of a new virostatic compound on the induction of enzymes in rat liver
    H Kroger
    Arzneimittelforschung 25:1426-9. 1975
    ..3. The induction of tyrosine-aminotransferase by dexamethasonephosphate in tissue culture is inhibited if the dose of compound 5531 is higher than 5 mug/ml...
  37. ncbi request reprint Inhibition of aldehyde reductase isoenzymes in human and rat brain
    M M Ris
    Biochem Pharmacol 24:1865-9. 1975
  38. ncbi request reprint Effects of 5,6-dihydroxytryptamine on tyrosine-hydroxylase activity in central catecholaminergic neurons of the rat
    B Renaud
    Biochem Pharmacol 24:1739-42. 1975
  39. ncbi request reprint Malathion A and B esterases of mouse liver-I
    V M Bhagwat
    Biochem Pharmacol 24:1713-7. 1975
  40. ncbi request reprint Action of propranolol on mitochondrial functions--effects on energized ion fluxes in the presence of valinomycin
    J Jarvisalo
    Biochem Pharmacol 24:1701-5. 1975
  41. pmc Pulmonary extramedullary hematopoiesis in a patient with chronic asthma resembling lung cancer: a case report
    Massood Hosseinzadeh
    Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz 71344, Iran
    Case Report Med 2012:231787. 2012
    ..Although previous reported cases occurred with myelofibrosis or hemoglobinopathies, we are reporting the first case of asthma-associated extramedullary hematopoiesis...