Lori Weichenthal, MD

Title(s)Professor, Dean's Office
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    University of California, San Francisco Residency School of Medicine
    University of California, San FranciscoM.D.1994 School of Medicine

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    Lori Weichenthal, MD, FACEP, RYT
    Assistant Dean of Graduate Medical Education, UCSF Fresno
    Assistant Program Director, Emergency Medicine
    Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine

    Lori Weichenthal, M.D., attended the University of California, San Diego for her undergraduate degree. She completed her medical degree at the University of California, San Francisco. Her emergency medicine residency was completed at the UCSF Fresno Medical Education Program. She is board certified in emergency medicine.

    Dr. Weichenthal has a special interest in medical education, wilderness medicine and physician wellness.

    Dr. Weichenthal received the UCSF Fresno Faculty Research Award in 2006 and the UCSF Fresno Housestaff Research Award in 1998. She teaches yoga to weekly community classes and to youth with disabilities and weight issues.

    Dr. Weichenthal enjoys Anusara yoga, long-distance running, reading, cooking, wine tasting, hiking and traveling.

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    1. Weichenthal LA, Ruegner R, Sawtelle S, Campagne D, Ives C, Comes J. Teaching Methods Utilized During Medical Resuscitations in an Academic Emergency Department. West J Emerg Med. 2018 Jul; 19(4):756-761. PMID: 30013716.
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    2. Weichenthal LA, Owen S, Stroh G, Ramos J. Needle Thoracostomy: Does Changing Needle Length and Location Change Patient Outcome? Prehosp Disaster Med. 2018 Jun; 33(3):237-244. PMID: 29669611.
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    3. Weichenthal L, Crane D, Rond L. Needle Thoracostomy in the Prehospital Setting: A Retrospective Observational Study. Prehosp Emerg Care. 2016 May-Jun; 20(3):399-403. PMID: 26807605.
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    4. Weichenthal L, Crane DH, Rond L, Roche C. Needle Thoracostomy for Patients with Prolonged Transport Times: A Case-control Study. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2015 Aug; 30(4):397-401. PMID: 26152549.
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    5. Lipman GS, Weichenthal L, Stuart Harris N, McIntosh SE, Cushing T, Caudell MJ, Macias DJ, Weiss EA, Lemery J, Ellis MA, Spano S, McDevitt M, Tedeschi C, Dow J, Mazzorana V, McGinnis H, Gardner AF, Auerbach PS. Core content for wilderness medicine fellowship training of emergency medicine graduates. Acad Emerg Med. 2014 Feb; 21(2):204-7. PMID: 24438590.
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    6. Weichenthal L, Alhadi S. Where wilderness, medicine, technology, and religion collide. Wilderness Environ Med. 2014 Mar; 25(1):56-9. PMID: 24388858.
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    7. Weichenthal L, Monarrez L. Acute vision loss. Keratoconus with acute corneal hydrops. Ann Emerg Med. 2012 Apr; 59(4):e8, e7. PMID: 22449359.
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    8. Weichenthal L, Spano S, Horan B, Miss J. Improvised traction splints: a wilderness medicine tool or hindrance? Wilderness Environ Med. 2012 Mar; 23(1):61-4. PMID: 22441092.
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    9. Rubio S, Weichenthal L, Andrews J. Motion sickness: comparison of metoclopramide and diphenhydramine to placebo. Prehosp Disaster Med. 2011 Aug; 26(4):305-9. PMID: 22008228.
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    10. Weichenthal L, Allen J, Davis KP, Campagne D, Snowden B, Hughes S. Lightning safety awareness of visitors in three California national parks. Wilderness Environ Med. 2011 Sep; 22(3):257-61. PMID: 21778092.
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    11. Weichenthal L, Hendey GW. The effect of mandatory nurse ratios on patient care in an emergency department. J Emerg Med. 2011 Jan; 40(1):76-81. PMID: 19345043.
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    12. Braude D, Soliz T, Crandall C, Hendey G, Andrews J, Weichenthal L. Antiemetics in the ED: a randomized controlled trial comparing 3 common agents. Am J Emerg Med. 2006 Mar; 24(2):177-82. PMID: 16490647.
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    13. Weichenthal LA, Roberts AL. Impact of police and legislative initiatives on urban gunshot wound admissions. J Trauma. 2004 Jun; 56(6):1206-10. PMID: 15211126.
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    14. Weichenthal L. Advantages of a Four-year Residency. Cal J Emerg Med. 2004 Jan; 5(1):18-9. PMID: 20847858; PMCID: PMC2906972.
    15. Weichenthal L, Soliz T. The incidence and treatment of prehospital motion sickness. Prehosp Emerg Care. 2003 Oct-Dec; 7(4):474-6. PMID: 14582102.
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    16. Weichenthal LA, Hendey G. Altitude-related illness in two California national parks. Wilderness Environ Med. 1998; 9(1):28-31. PMID: 11990178.
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