Daniel K. Nishijima, M.D., M.A.S. for UC Davis Health

Daniel K. Nishijima, M.D., M.A.S.

Professor

Medical Director, CTSC Clinical Research Center

Associate Research Director, Department of Emergency Medicine

Director, Emergency Medicine Research Associate Program

Daniel K. Nishijima is not currently accepting new patients. For assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).

Reviews

Specialties

Emergency Medicine

Department

Emergency Medicine

Locations and Contact

4150 V St.
Sacramento, CA 95817

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Emergency Medicine Department

2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817

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Additional Numbers

Phone

916-734-3884

Physician Referrals

800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Division

Emergency Medicine

Medical School

M.D., Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha NE 2004

Residency

SUNY Downstate/Kings County Hospital, Brooklyn NY 2008

Fellowship

UC Davis, Sacramento CA 2010

Society of Academic Emergency Medicine (SAEM) Young Investigator Award, 2013

AAEM National Resident of the Year, 2007

Emergency Medicine Resident of the Year, 2006

Clinical Path. Conference - Department winner, 2005

White JL, Hollander JE, Chang AM, Nishijima DK, Lin AL, Su E, Weiss RE, Yagapen AN, Malveau SE, Adler DH, Bastani A, Baugh CW, Caterino JM, Clark CL, Diercks DB, Nicks BA, Shah MN, Stiffler KA, Storrow AB, Wilber ST, Sun BC. Orthostatic vital signs do not predict 30 day serious outcomes in older emergency department patients with syncope: a multicenter observational study. Am J Emerg Med. 2019. [forthcoming]

Hon S, Gaona SD, Faul M, Holmes JF, Nishijima DK. Sacramento County Prehospital Research Consortium. How well do EMS providers predict intracranial hemorrhage in head-injured older adults? Prehosp Emerg Care. 2019. [forthcoming] 

Clark CL, Gibson TA, Weiss RE, Yagapen AN, Malveau SE, Adler DH, Bastani A, Baugh CW, Caterino JM, Diercks DB, Hollander JE, Nicks BA, Nishijima DK, Shah MN, Stiffler KA, Storrow AB, Wilber ST, Sun BC. Do High Sensitivity Troponin and Natriuretic Peptide Predict Death or Serious Cardiac Outcomes After Syncope? Acad Emerg Med. 2019. [forthcoming]

Nishijima DK, Kuppermann NK, Roberts I, VanBuren JM, Tancredi. The effect of tranexamic acid on functional outcomes: an exploratory analysis of the CRASH-2 randomized controlled trial. Ann Emerg Med. 2019. [forthcoming]

Bastani A, Su E, Adler DH, Baugh C, Caterino JM, Clark CL, Diercks DB, Hollander JE, Malveau SE, Nicks BA, Nishijima DK, Shah MN, Stiffler KA, Storrow AB, Wilber ST, Yagapen AN, Weiss RE, Sun BC. Comparison of 30-day serious adverse clinical events for elderly patients presenting to the emergency department with near-syncope versus syncope. Ann Emerg Med. 2019 Mar;73(3):274-80.

Chari G, Yadav K, Nishijima DK, Omurtag A, Zehtabchi S. Improving the ability of ED physicians to identify subclinical/electrographic on EEG after a brief training module. Int J Emerg Med. 2019 Mar;12:11-7. 

Chang AM, Hollander JE, Su E, Weiss RE, Yagapen AN, Malveau SE, Adler DH, Bastani A, Baugh CW, Caterino JM, Clark CL, Diercks DB, Nicks BA, Nishijima DK, Shah MN, Stiffler KA, Storrow AB, Wilber ST, Sun BC. Recurrent syncope is not an independent risk predictor for future syncopal events or adverse outcomes. Am J Emerg Med. 2018 May:37(5):869-72.

Baugh CW, Su E, Nicks BA, Shah NM, Adler DH, Bastani A, Caterino JM, Clark CL, Diercks DB, Hollander JE, Malveau SE, Nishijima DK, Stiffler KA, Storrow AB, Wilber ST, Yagapen AN, Weiss RE, Gibson TA, Sun BC. Variation of diagnostic testing in patients with syncope in the emergency department. Am J Emerg Med. 2018. [forthcoming]

White JL, Chang AM, Hollander JE, Su E, Weiss RE, Yagapen AN, Malveau SE, Adler DH, Bastani A, Baugh CW, Caterino JM, Clark CL, Diercks DB, Nicks BA, Nishijima DK, Shah MN, Stiffler KA, Storrow AB, Wilber ST, Sun BC. QTc prolongation as a marker of 30-day serious outcomes in older patients with syncope presenting to the emergency department. Am J Emerg Med. 2018.[forthcoming]

Rodriguez RM, Canseco K, Baumann BM, Mower WR, Langdorf MI, Medak AJ, Anglin DR, Hendey GW, Addo N, Nishijima D, Raja AS. Pneumothorax and Hemothorax in Era of Frequent Chest Computed Tomography for Adult Blunt Trauma Patient Evaluation. Ann Emerg Med. 2019 Jan;73(1):58-65.