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. Temporal trends and inequalities in coronary angiography utilization in the management of non-ST-Elevation acute coronary syndromes in the U.S
  2. Discharge against medical advice after hospitalisation for acute myocardial infarction
  3. Nonspecific Chest Pain and 30-Day Unplanned Readmissions in the United States (From the Nationwide Readmission Database)
  4. The influence of Elixhauser comorbidity index on percutaneous coronary intervention outcomes
  5. Transcatheter aortic valve replacement outcomes in bicuspid compared to trileaflet aortic valves
  6. GuideLiner™ as guide catheter extension for the unreachable mammary bypass graft
  7. Love in Vain?
  8. Case of the Disappearing Metallic Stent
  9. Evaluation of Chest Pain and Acute Coronary Syndromes
  10. Percutaneous Coronary Intervention and the Obesity Paradox: Fat Chance
  11. Clopidogrel hypersensitivity: Overview of the problem
  12. Treatment of clopidogrel hypersensitivity: The Jefferson approach
  13. Unrecognized coronary vasospasm in patients referred for percutaneous coronary intervention: Intracoronary nitroglycerin, the forgotten stepchild of cardiovascular guidelines
  14. Non-Invasive Intra-cardiac Pressure Measurements Using Subharmonic-Aided Pressure Estimation: Proof of Concept in Humans
  15. Intracoronary nitroglycerin: recognizing coronary spasm first and foremost to avoid unnecessary coronary stents
  16. Importance of adjunct delivery techniques to optimize deployment success of distal protection filters during vein graft intervention
  17. PFO and cryptogenic stroke: Do we finally have closure?
  18. Use of prasugrel in the setting of clopidogrel hypersensitivity: Case report and systematic review of the literature
  19. Cocaine-Induced Microvascular Dysfunction and its Reversal by Administration of Intracoronary Calcium-Channel Blocker
  20. An update on management of the patient presenting with non-ST-elevation acute coronary syndromes