Nova Panebianco, MD, MPH

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Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
EM333 EM Ultrasound Clerkship Director, University of Pennsylvania
Director of Emergency Ultrasound , University of Pennsylvania
Department: Emergency Medicine

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department of Emergency Medicine
3400 Spruce Street
Ground Floor, Ravdin Building
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-349-8506
Fax: 215-662-3953
BS (Biology)
SUNY Binghampton, 1999.
MPH (Clinical Epidemiology)
SUNY Albany School of Public Health, 2004.
MD (Medicine)
SUNY Stonybrook School of Medicine, 2004.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern to Dr. Antonia Novello, New York State Commissioner of Health and former United States Surgeon General., 1999-2000.
Emergency Medicine Residency , North Shore University Hospital, 2004-2007.
Fellowship, Emergency Medicine Ultrasound, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2007-2008.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support, 2004.
Basic Cardiac Life Support, 2004.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support, 2004.
Advanced Trauma Life Support, 2004.
American Board of Emergency Medicine, 2008.
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Description of Research Expertise

emergency ultrsound
bedside ultrasound
ultrasound-guided peripheral intravenous catheter placement
critical care ultrasound

Description of Clinical Expertise

emergency ultrsound
bedside ultrasound
ultrasound-guided peripheral intravenous catheter placement
critical care ultrasound
point-of-care ultrasound

Selected Publications

Abiola A. Fasina MD, MSHP, DTM&H1,3; Anthony J. Dean MD2,3; Nova L. Panebianco MD, PMH2; Frances S. Shofer PhD2; Omar Ali MSEE, MSED4 ; Mwajuma Yahya BSc6; Salim Ismail MMED6; Patricia C. Henwood MD3: Evaluation of Diagnostic Imaging Capacity and the Role for Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) within the Zanzibar Health System. Pocus Journal 6(1): 45-50, April 2021.

Reisinger N, et al: Lung Ultrasound to Diagnose Pulmonary Congestion Among Hemodialysis Patients: Comparison of Full Versus Abbreviated Scanning Protocols. AJKD. accepted for publicaiton (eds.). 2021.

Felipe Terana,b,*, Norman A. Paradisc, Anthony J. Deanb, M. Kit Delgadod,e, Kristin A. Linne, Jeffrey A. Kramerb, Ryan W. Morganf, Robert M Suttonf, Romolo Gasparig, Anthony Weekesh, Srikar Adhikarii, Vicki Noblej, Jason T. Nomurak, Daniel Theodorol, Michael Y. Woom, Nova L. Panebiancob, Wilma Chanb, Claire Centenob, Oscar Mitchella,n, Mary Ann Peberdyo, Benjamin S. Abellaa.: Quantitative Characterization of Left Ventricular Function During Pulseless Electrical Activity Using Echocardiography During Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest. Resuscitation 2021 Notes: accepted for publication.

Matthias M.: Effect of Machine Settings on Ultrasound Assessment of B-lines Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine 2020.

Kim D. Shofer F., Chan., Kinosian B., Panebianco NL: Geriatric Oriented Point-of-care Ultrasound Curriculum During Geriatric Fellowship: A Pilot study. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 2020.

Baston C,Wallace P., Chan W; Dean A., Panebianco N. : "Innovation through Collaboration: The creation of a combined Emergency and Internal medicine point of care ultrasound fellowship" - Accepted for publication. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine 3B(8): 2209-2215, August 2019.

Felipe Teran, Anthony J. Deana, Claire Centeno, Nova L. Panebianco, Amy J. Zeidan, Wilma Chan and Benjamin S. Abella.: Evaluation of Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest using Transesophageal Echocardiography in the Emergency Department. Resuscitation 137: 140-47, Apr 2019 Notes: doi: 10.1016/j.resuscitation.2019.02.013.

Panebianco N, Shofer F, O'Conor K, Wihbey T, Mulugeta L, Suzuki E, Alghamdi A, Dean A. : Emergency Department Patient Perceptions of Transvaginal Ultrasound for Complications of First-Trimester Pregnancy. J Ultrasound Med 37(8): 1965-1975, August 2018 Notes: doi: 10.1002/jum.14546. Epub 2018 Jan 30.

Hall EA, Showaihi I, Shofer FS, Panebianco NL, Dean AJ.: Ultrasound evaluation of the airway in the ED: a feasibility study. Crit Ultrasound J. (eds.). 10(1): 3, January 2018.

Vinograd A., Fasina A., Dean A.J., Shofer F., Panebianco N., Lewiss R., Rao R., Henwood P.: An evaluation of non-commercial ultrasound gels for use in resource-limited settings Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine - epub ahead of print 2018 Notes:

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