Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University
Sidney Kimmel Medical College
Department of Medicine

Fischman, David

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David L. Fischman, MD, FACC

Contact Dr. Fischman

925 Chestnut Street
Mezzanine Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-4474
(215) 503-5650 fax

Medical School

New York Medical College - 1984


North Shore University Hospital


Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Board Certification

Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease

Hospital Appointment

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


Most Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. Evaluation of Chest Pain and Acute Coronary Syndromes
  2. Percutaneous Coronary Intervention and the Obesity Paradox: Fat Chance
  3. Unrecognized coronary vasospasm in patients referred for percutaneous coronary intervention: Intracoronary nitroglycerin, the forgotten stepchild of cardiovascular guidelines
  4. Non-Invasive Intra-cardiac Pressure Measurements Using Subharmonic-Aided Pressure Estimation: Proof of Concept in Humans
  5. Intracoronary nitroglycerin: recognizing coronary spasm first and foremost to avoid unnecessary coronary stents
  6. Importance of adjunct delivery techniques to optimize deployment success of distal protection filters during vein graft intervention
  7. PFO and cryptogenic stroke: Do we finally have closure?
  8. Use of prasugrel in the setting of clopidogrel hypersensitivity: Case report and systematic review of the literature
  9. Cocaine-Induced Microvascular Dysfunction and its Reversal by Administration of Intracoronary Calcium-Channel Blocker
  10. An update on management of the patient presenting with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes
  11. Frequency of use of statins and aspirin in patients with previous coronary artery bypass grafting
  12. A call to arms: Radial artery access for percutaneous coronary intervention
  13. Renal denervation revisited: Complexity following symplicity
  14. Late Failure of Amplatzer Device Closure of a Patent Foramen Ovale
  15. "very" very late stent thrombosis: Acute myocardial infarction from drug-eluting stent thrombosis more than 5 years after implantation
  16. Nodoventricular pathways.
  17. Safety, effectiveness, and outcomes of cardiac catheterization in nonagenarians
  18. Entrainment versus resetting of a long RP tachycardia: What is the diagnosis?
  19. Effect of peripheral arterial disease on functional and clinical outcomes in patients with heart failure (from HF-ACTION)
  20. Anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the pulmonary artery in adults: A comprehensive review of 151 adult cases and a new diagnosis in a 53-year-old woman