Ardavan Khoshnood

Education

  • DOCTOR of PHILOSOPHY • 2017 • LUND UNIVERSITY
    PhD in Clinical Medicine, Emergency Medicine, 240 ECTS.
  • BACHELOR’s DEGREE • 2015 • LUND UNIVERSITY
    B Sc in Intelligence Analysis, 180 ECTS.
  • MASTER’s DEGREE • 2014 • MALMÖ UNIVERSITY
    Two-year M Sc in Criminology, 120 ECTS.
  • MEDICAL DEGREE • 2011 • LUND UNIVERSITY
    MD, 330 ECTS.

Academia

  • CONFERENCE FOR MEDICAL INTERNS • REGION SKÅNE • 2017
    Lecture regarding acute intoxication in the emergency department.
    Lecture on serious violent crimes and emergency medicine.
  • CRIMINOLOGY, MASTER’s PROGRAM (Two-Year) • MALMÖ UNIVERSITY • 2017 – CURRENT
    One of two main instructors at the International Master´s Program in Criminology in ”Violence Risk Assessment”, where I also lecture on offender profiling.
    Lecture at the International Master´s Program in Criminology with the heading ”The brain, mental ill-health and criminality”.
  • MEDICAL SCHOOL • LUND UNIVERSITY • 2017 – CURRENT
    Instructor at the course ”Emergency Care” for medical students in their last year.
  • FOLK HIGH SCHOOL• FURUBODA FOLK HIGH SCHOOL • 2017
    Lecture on mental ill-health and criminality.
  • CONFERENCE FOR MEDICAL INTERNS • REGION SKÅNE • 2016
    Lecture regarding acute intoxication in the emergency department.
  • CONGRESS • EUROPEAN SOCIETY FOR EMERGENCY MEDICINE (EUSEM) • 2016
    Lecture on (1) oxygen treatment in myocardial infarction and (2) MRI-results from one of our studies conducted at Lund University (The SOCCER-study). Both lectures were given at EuSEM´s yearly congress, Vienna, Austria.
  • MEDICAL SCHOOL • LUND UNIVERSITY • 2016-2017
    Amanuenses for medical students on their third year.
  • CONGRESS • SWEDISH SOCIETY FOR EMERGENCY MEDICINE (SWESEM) • 2016
    Lecture on severe asymptomatic hypertension in the emergency department. Held at SWESEM´s annual congress, Stockholm, Sweden.
  • MEDICAL SCHOOL • LUND UNIVERSITY • 2015-2016
    Lecture on chest pain. Held for medical students in their last year.
  • GENERAL PRACTITIONERS • REGION SKÅNE • 2015
    Lecture on acute vertigo with emphasis on central caused vertigo. Held for residents in general medicine.
  • NURSING SCHOOL • LUND UNIVERSITY • 2014 – CURRENT
    Lecture on ”Acute Diseases”. Held for nursing students on their last year.
  • MEDICAL SCHOOL • LUND UNIVERSITy • 2014
    Instructor at the trauma course held for last year medical students.
  • MEDICAL SCHOOL • LUND UNIVERSITY • 2012
    Examiner at the OSCE-exam for firth year medical students.

Grants and Awards

  • BEST SCIENTIFIC WORK • SWEDISH SOCIETY FOR EMERGENCY MEDICINE (SWESEM) • STOCKHOLM • 2016
    The winner of the yearly ”Best Scientific Work” award by SWESEM. The jury was consisted of Swedish and international physicians and researchers.
  • NOMINATED FOR THE AWARD OF THE ARTICLE OF THE YEAR • SWEDISH MEDICAL JOURNAL • STOCKHOLM • 2016
    Our publication ”ABC on vertigo in the emergency department”, was nominated as the article of the year in the Swedish Medical Journal, 2015.
  • BEST SCIENTIFIC WORK • SWEDISH SOCIETY FOR EMERGENCY MEDICINE (SWESEM) • STOCKHOLM • 2015
    The winner of the yearly ”Best Scientific Work” award by SWESEM. The jury was consisted of Swedish physicians and researchers.
  • BEST SCIENTIFIC WORK • SWEDISH SOCIETY FOR EMERGENCY MEDICINE (SWESEM) • STOCKHOLM • 2011
    The winner of the yearly ”Best Scientific Work” award by SWESEM. The jury was consisted of Swedish physicians and researchers.
  • GRANT • MEDICAL FACULTY • LUND UNIVERSITY • 2008
    In the summer of 2008, I was awarded a grant of SEK 18 000 to conduct research at the Emergency Department at the Lund University Hospital.
  • GRANT • MMEDICAL FACULTY • LUND UNIVERSITY • 2007
    In the summer of 2007, I was awarded a grant of SEK 18 000 to conduct research at the Emergency Department at the Lund University Hospital.
  • GRANT • MMEDICAL FACULTY • LUND UNIVERSITY • 2006
    In the summer of 2006, I was awarded a grant of SEK 18 000 to conduct research at the Emergency Department at the Lund University Hospital.

Research and Development

  • REGIONAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENTAL DAY • MALMÖ • 2017
    A research day for the entire Region Skåne where various research projects were reported. I was responsinble for two lectures; One concerning the SOCCER-study and its results, and one on the issue of Criminology and Emergency Medicine.
  • NEW ENGLAND JOURNAL OF MEDICINE • BOSTON • 2017
    Expert in the discussion group “Oxygen Therapy in Suspected Acute Myocardial Infarction”, som arranged by Medstro.
  • RESEARCH DAY FOR THE AREA OF EMERGENCY MEDICINE AND INTERNAL MEDICINE • LUND • 2017
    Research Day in Lund, where a large number of research projects by various employees were presented. I presented the results of the SOCCER study.
  • WORKSHOP FOR ACTIVE RESEARCHERS IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE • MIDDELFART • 2017
    Workshop for doctors and other healthcare professionals who work in the field of Emergency Medicine in Denmark. I and my colleagues from Lund University presented our research project on aortic dissection.
  • 10th EUROPEAN CONGRESS ON EMERGENCY MEDICINE • VIENNA • 2016
    Congress for EuSEM (European Society for Emergency Medicine), where I presented the results of a research project I worked with at Skåne University Hospital, Lund. Also held a lecture on oxygen therapy in myocardial infarction.
    Moderator at two sessions regarding the ”Cardiovascular State of the Art” and ”Cardiovascular Philosophy and Controversies”.
  • 18th SWEDISH CARDIOVASCULAR SPRING MEETING • GÖTEBORG • 2016
    The Swedish Heart Association’s 18th Cardiovascular Spring mEETING was held in Gothenburg between 27-29 April. Among more than 130 submitted abstracts, 25 were chosen for oral presentation. One of them was mine discussing the SOCCER study.
  • NATIONAL MEETING IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE • STOCKHOLM • 2016
    Congress for SWESEM (Swedish Society for Emergency Medicine), where I presented a presentation of the results of a research project I worked with at Skåne University Hospital, Lund. I also held a lecture on severe acute asymptomatic hypertension.
  • PRACTICAL TREATMENT OF HEMORRHAGE AND NEGATIVE EFFECT OF COAGULATION • MALMÖ • 2015
    An education arranged by CSL Behring AB with various lecturers.
  • NATIONAL MEETING IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE • STOCKHOLM • 2015
    Congress for SWESEM (Swedish Society for Emergency Medicine), where I presented a presentation of the results of a research project I worked with at Skåne University Hospital, Lund.
  • THE PREHOSPITAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT DAY • LUND • 2013
    The annual prehospital R & D Day was organized by, among otherS, Lund University and Skåne University Hospital. During a lecture, I presented an ongoing research project at Skåne University Hospital.
  • SENIOR IN CENTER • MALMÖ • 2013
    A congress held in Malmö. The Congress was the largest one in the Nordic region, discussing geriatric and health issues related to the elderly.
  • THE PREHOSPITAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT DAY • LUND • 2012
    Annual ”prehospital R & D Day” organized by the Region Skåne Prehospital Center (RSPC), where I presented a future research project at Skåne University Hospital.
  • NATIONAL MEETING IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE • HELSINGBORG • 2011
    Congress for SWESEM (Swedish Society for Emergency Medicine), where I presented a presentation of the results of a research project I worked with at Skåne University Hospital, Lund.
  • NATIONAL MEETING IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE • LUND • 2008
    Congress for SWESEM (Swedish Society for Emergency Medicine), where I presented a presentation of the results of a research project I worked with at Skåne University Hospital, Lund.
  • SCANDINAVIAN UPDATE ON TRAUMA, RESUSCITATION AND EMERGENCY MEDICINE • STAVANGER • 2008
    Conference held annually. In addition to discussions in emergency medicine, lectures are also held within emergency medicine by eminent lecturer.
  • NATIONAL MEETING IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE • GÖTEBORG • 2007
    Congress for SWESEM (Swedish Society for Emergency Medicine), where I presented a presentation of the results of a research project I worked with at Lund University Hospital.

Scholarly peer review

  • Forensic Sciences Research
  • European Journal of Emergency Medicine
  • Läkartidningen
  • Journal of American College of Cardiology

Publications, Peer Review

  1. Khoshnood A, Väfors Fritz M, Ekelund U. 19 Victims of Homicide and Attempted Homicide in Sweden – Their Injuries, Cause of Death and Offender Relationship. American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology. 2017;38(3):241-248.
    DOI: 10.1097/PAF.0000000000000325
  2. Khoshnood A, Akbarzadeh M, Roijer A, Meurling C, Carlsson M, Bhiladvala P, Höglund P, Sparv D, Todorova L, Mokhtari A, Erlinge D, Ekelund U. Effects of oxygen therapy on wall motion score index in patients with ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction – The randomized SOCCER trial. Echocardiography. 2017;34(8):1130-1137. DOI: 10.1111/echo.13599
  3. Khoshnood A. The Increase of Firearm Related Violence in Sweden. Forensic Sciences Research. 2017;2(3):158-160. DOI: 10.1080/20961790.2017.1314896
  4. Mokhtari A, Lindahl, B, Schiopu A, Yndigegn T, Khoshnood A, Gilje P, Ekelund U. A 0h/1h protocol for safe early discharge of chest pain patients. Academic Emergency Medicine. 2017;24(8):983-992. DOI: 10.1111/acem.13224
  5. Khoshnood A, Väfors Fritz M. Offender Characteristics: A study of 23 Violent Offenders in Sweden. Deviant Behavior. 2017;38(2):141-153. DOI: 10.1080/01639625.2016.1196957
  6. Khoshnood A, Carlsson M, Akbarzadeh M, Bhiladvala P, Roijer A, Norlund D, Höglund P, Zughaft D, Todorova L, Mokhtari A, Arheden H, Erlinge D, Ekelund U. Effect of oxygen therapy on myocardial salvage in ST elevation myocardial infarction: The randomized SOCCER trial. European Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2017;23(7):xxxx. DOI: 10.1097/MEJ.0000000000000431
  7. Mokhtari A, Lindahl B, Smith G J, Holzmann M J, Khoshnood A, Ekelund U. Diagnostic Accuracy of High-Sensitivity Cardiac Troponin T at Presentation Combined With History and ECG for Ruling Out Major Adverse Cardiac Events. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 2016;68(6):649-658. DOI: 10.1016/j.annemergmed.2016.06.008
  8. Mokhtari A, Borna C, Gilje P, Tydén P, Lindahl B, Nilsson H J, Khoshnood A, Björk J, Ekelund U. A One-Hour Combination Algorithm Allows Fast Rule-out and Rule-in of Major Adverse Cardiac Events. Journal of American College of Cardiology. 2016;67(13):1531-1540. DOI: 10.1016/j.jacc.2016.01.059
  9. Khoshnood A, Khoshnood A. The Death of an Emperor – Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi and his Political Cancer. Alexandria Journal of Medicine. 2016;52(3):201-208.  DOI: 10.1016/j.ajme.2015.11.002
  10. Wretborn J, Khoshnood A, Wieloch M, Ekelund U. Skåne Emergency Department Assessment of Patient Load (SEAL)—A Model to Estimate Crowding Based on Workload in Swedish Emergency Departments. Public Library Of Science Medicine ONE. 2015;10(6):e0130020. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0130020
  11. Khoshnood A, Carlsson M, Akbarzadeh M, Bhiladvala P, Roijer A, Bodetoft S, Höglund P, Zughaft D, Todorova L, Erlinge D, Ekelund U. The effects of oxygen therapy on myocardial salvage in ST elevation myocardial infarction treated with acute percutaneous coronary intervention – The Supplemental Oxygen in Catheterized Coronary Emergency Reperfusion (SOCCER) study. Cardiology. 2015;132(1):16-21. DOI: 10.1159/000398786
  12. Mochalina N, Khoshnood A, Karlberg M, Dryver E. ABC on vertigo in the emergency department. Läkartidningen. 2015;112(9):399-404.
  13. Khoshnood A, Ekelund U. Routine rectal palpation in acute abdomen has no proven value. A review of the literature. Läkartidningen. 2014;111(3-4):89-90.
  14. Khoshnood A. Gastrointestinal stromal tumor. Svensk kirurgi. 2012;70(4):216-8.
  15. Ekelund U, Akbarzadeh M, Khoshnood A, Björk J, Ohlsson M. Likelihood of acute coronary syndrome in emergency department chest pain patients varies with time of presentation. BMC Research Notes. 2012;5(420). DOI: 10.1186/1756-0500-5-420
  16. Forberg L J, Khoshnood A, Green M, Ohlsson M, Björk J, Jovinge S, Edenbrandt L, Ekelund U. An artificial neural network to safely reduce the number of ambulance ECGs transmitted for physician assessment in a system with prehospital detection of ST elevation myocardial infarction. Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine. 2012;20(8). DOI: 10.1186/1757-7241-20-8

Publications, Correspondence and Notices

  1. Khoshnood A. Increased use of firearms in violent crimes is a challenge for the emergency care. Läkartidningen. 2017;114 (35-36):1371.
  2. Khoshnood A. The correlation between mental disorders and terrorism is weak. British Journal of Psychiatry Bulletin. 2017;41(1):56. DOI: 10.1192/pb.41.1.56
  3. Khoshnood A, Väfors Fritz M. Psychiatric diagnosis is scarce among gang-members. Läkartidningen. 2017;114(8):347.
  4. Khoshnood A, Ekelund U. Rectal palpation and the question of evidence. Läkartidningen. 2016;113(8):325.
  5. Khoshnood A. The association between SSRI-medications and violence. Läkartidningen. 2015;112(41):1780.
  6. Dryver E, Johansson G, Mokhtari A, Larsson D, Khoshnood A, Ekelund U.Checklists and »crowdsourcing« for increased patient safety in the emergency department. Läkartidningen. 2014;111(11):493-4.
  7. Khoshnood A, Ekelund U. Reply: Rectal palpation should of course be done in some cases. Läkartidningen. 2014;111(8):347-348.
  8. Khoshnood A. There is only a weak correlation between socioeconomic status and crime. Läkartidningen. 2014;111(48):2153.
  9. Khoshnood A. Shorten the medical education. Läkartidningen. 2012;109(36):1517.
  10. Tadjerbashi K, Khoshnood A, Nordberg M, Ekelund U. Overload of the emergency department. Läkartidningen. 2012;109(16):792-3.
  11. Khoshnood A. Let’s scrap the mandatory medical training (AT) [Internet]. Läkartidningen. 2012;109(14-15):764. Tillgänglig på: http://www.lakartidningen.se/07engine.php?articleId=18041
  12. Khoshnood A. Equip the police with defibrillators. Läkartidningen. 2006;103(28-29):2164.

Publications, Books

  • Khoshnood, Ardavan. 2017. Prehospital Diagnosis and Oxygen Treatment in ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction. Doctoral Dissertation Series 2017:136. Doktorsavhandling, Lunds Universitet. Lund: Media-Tryck.

Abstracts

  • SOCIETY FOR CARDIOVASCULAR MAGNETIC RESONANCE • 20TH ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS • WASHINGTON • 2017
    Magnus Lundin, Einar Heiberg, David Nordlund, Tom Gyllenhammar, Katarina Steding-Ehrenborg, Henrik Engblom, Marcus Carlsson, Dan Atar, Jesper van der Pals, David Erlinge, Rasmus Borgqvist, Ardavan Khoshnood, Ulf Ekelund, Jannike Nickander, Raquel Themudo, Peder Sörensson, Håkan Arheden, Martin Ugander. A simplified left ventricular end-diastolic mean wall thickness-to-volume ratio estimated from left ventricular mass and end-diastolic volume distinguishes physiological from pathological hypertrophy.
  • SWEDISH SOCIETY FOR EMERGENCY MEDICINE • NATIONAL MEETING IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE • STOCKHOLM • 2017
    Ardavan Khoshnood, Marie Väfors-Fritz, Ulf Ekelund. Homicide and attempted homicide in a Swedish city – injuries and cause of death.
  • SWEDISH SOCIETY FOR EMERGENCY MEDICINE • NATIONAL MEETING IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE • STOCKHOLM • 2016
    Ardavan Khoshnood, Marcus Carlsson, Mahin Akbarzadeh, Pallonji Bhiladvala, Anders Roijer, David Nordlund, Peter Höglund, David Zughaft, Lizbet Todorova, Arash Mokhtari, Håkan Arheden, David Erlinge, Ulf Ekelund. No effect of O2 therapy on myocardial salvage in ST elevation myocardial infarction treated with primary percutaneous coronary intervention –The Supplemental Oxygen in Catheterized Coronary Emergency Reperfusion (SOCCER) study.
  • SWEDISH HEART ASSOCIATION • SWEDISH CARDIOVASCULAR SPRING MEETING • GÖTEBORG • 2016
    Ardavan Khoshnood, Marcus Carlsson, Mahin Akbarzadeh, Pallonji Bhiladvala, Anders Roijer, David Nordlund, Peter Höglund, David Zughaft, Lizbet Todorova, Arash Mokhtari, Håkan Arheden, David Erlinge, Ulf Ekelund. The SOCCER-study: A randomized trial of the effects of oxygen therapy on myocardial salvage in ST elevation myocardial infarction.
    SWEDISH SOCIETY FOR EMERGENCY MEDICINE • NATIONAL MEETING IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE • STOCKHOLM • 2015
    Ardavan Khoshnood, Marcus Carlsson, Mahin Akbarzadeh, Pallonji Bhiladvala, Anders Roijer, Stefan Bodetoft, Peter Höglund, David Zughaft, Lizbet Todorova, David Erlinge, Ulf Ekelund. The effects of oxygen therapy on myocardial salvage in ST elevation myocardial infarction treated with acute percutaneous coronary intervention – The Supplemental Oxygen in Catheterized Coronary Emergency Reperfusion (SOCCER) study.
  • SCANDINAVIAN UPDATE ON TRAUMA, RESUSCITATION AND EMERGENCY MEDICINE • STAVANGER • 2008
    Ardavan Khoshnood, Jakob Lundager Forberg, Catarina Ellehuus Hilmersson, Mattias Ohlsson, Ulf Ekelund. Circadian presentation patterns and ECGs of men and women with suspected acute coronary syndrome in the emergency department.
  • SWEDISH SOCIETY FOR EMERGENCY MEDICINE • NATIONAL MEETING IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE • GÖTEBORG • 2007
    Ardavan Khoshnood, Jakob Lundager Forberg, Ulf Ekelund. Performance of Troponin T and CKMB at the Emergency Department to diagnose acute coronary syndrome.
  • SWEDISH SOCIETY FOR EMERGENCY MEDICINE • NATIONAL MEETING IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE • GÖTEBORG • 2006
    Jakob Lundager Forberg, Ardavan Khoshnood, Michael Green, Mattias Ohlsson, Lars Edenbrandt, Ulf Ekelund. Pre-hospital prediction of transmural myocardial infarction and the need of acute coronary reperfusion by an artificial neural network compared to real-time prediction by a cardiac care unit physician.

Posters

  • SOCIETY FOR CARDIOVASCULAR MAGNETIC RESONANCE • 20TH ANNUAL SCIENTIFIC SESSIONS • WASHINGTON • 2017
    Magnus Lundin, Einar Heiberg, David Nordlund, Tom Gyllenhammar, Katarina Steding-Ehrenborg, Henrik Engblom, Marcus Carlsson, Dan Atar, Jesper van der Pals, David Erlinge, Rasmus Borgqvist, Ardavan Khoshnood, Ulf Ekelund, Jannike Nickander, Raquel Themudo, Peder Sörensson, Håkan Arheden, Martin Ugander. A simplified left ventricular end-diastolic mean wall thickness-to-volume ratio estimated from left ventricular mass and end-diastolic volume distinguishes physiological from pathological hypertrophy.
  • SWEDISH SOCIETY FOR EMERGENCY MEDICINE • NATIONAL MEETING IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE • STOCKHOLM • 2016
    Ardavan Khoshnood, Marcus Carlsson, Mahin Akbarzadeh, Pallonji Bhiladvala, Anders Roijer, David Nordlund, Peter Höglund, David Zughaft, Lizbet Todorova, Arash Mokhtari, Håkan Arheden, David Erlinge, Ulf Ekelund. The SOCCER-study: Effects of Oxygen Therapy on Myocardial Salvage in ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction – A Randomized Trial.
  • SWEDISH SOCIETY FOR EMERGENCY MEDICINE • NATIONAL MEETING IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE • STOCKHOLM • 2015
    Ardavan Khoshnood, Marcus Carlsson, Mahin Akbarzadeh, Pallonji Bhiladvala, Anders Roijer, Stefan Bodetoft, Peter Höglund, David Zughaft, Lizbet Todorova, David Erlinge, Ulf Ekelund. The effects of oxygen therapy on myocardial salvage in ST elevation myocardial infarction treated with acute percutaneous coronary intervention – The Supplemental Oxygen in Catheterized Coronary Emergency Reperfusion (SOCCER) study.
  • SWEDISH SOCIETY FOR EMERGENCY MEDICINE • NATIONAL MEETING IN EMERGENCY MEDICINED • GÖTEBORG • 2008
    Jakob Lundager Forberg, Ardavan Khoshnood, Michael Green, Mattias Ohlsson, Lars Edenbrandt, Ulf Ekelund. Pre-hospital prediction of transmural myocardial infarction and the need of acute coronary reperfusion by an artificial neural network compared to real-time prediction by a cardiac care unit physician.
    Ardavan Khoshnood, Jakob Lundager Forberg, Ulf Ekelund. Circadian presentation patterns and ECGs of men and women with suspected acute coronary syndrome in the emergency department.
  • SWEDISH SOCIETY FOR EMERGENCY MEDICINE • NATIONAL MEETING IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE • GÖTEBORG • 2007
    Ardavan Khoshnood, Jakob Lundager Forberg, Ulf Ekelund. Performance of Troponin T and CKMB at the Emergency Department to diagnose acute coronary syndrome.