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Featured Researcher

Research Expertise and Focus

  • Trauma and critical care surgery
  • Injury and Violence Prevention (Intimate Partner Violence, Youth gang violence, substance abuse)

Professional Highlights

Membership and Leadership

  • Board Member, Art 180

Education and Training

  • M.D., Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, Va.
  • General Surgery Residency, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond Va.
  • Surgical Critical Care Fellowship, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Va.

Selected Publications

Ferrada P, Wolfe L, Anand RJ, Whelan J, Vanguri P, Malhotra A, Goldberg S, Duane T, Aboutanos M. Use of limited transthoracic echocardiography in patients with traumatic cardiac arrest decreases the rate of nontherapeutic thoracotomy and hospital costs. J Ultrasound Med. 2014 Oct;33(10):1829-32. doi: 10.7863/ultra.33.10.1829. PubMed PMID: 25253830.

Ferrada P, Evans D, Wolfe L, Anand RJ, Vanguri P, Mayglothling J, Whelan J, Malhotra A, Goldberg S, Duane T, Aboutanos M, Ivatury RR. Findings of a randomized controlled trial using limited transthoracic echocardiogram (LTTE) as a hemodynamic monitoring tool in the trauma bay. J Trauma Acute Care Surg. 2014 Jan;76(1):31-7; discussion 37-8. doi: 10.1097/TA.0b013e3182a74ad9. PubMed PMID:24368354.

Malhotra AK, Goldberg SR, McLay L, Martin NR, Wolfe LG, Levy MM, Khiatani V, Borchers TC, Duane TM, Aboutanos MB, Ivatury RR. DVT surveillance program in the ICU: Analysis of cost-effectiveness. PLoS One. 2014 Sep 30; 9(9): e106793. PMCID: PMC4182316

Rajshankar D, Sima C, Wang Q, Goldberg SR, KazembeM, Wang Y, Glogauer M, Downey GP, McCulloch CA. Role of PTPα in the Destruction of Periodontal Connective Tissues. PLoS One. 2013; 8(8): e70659. PMCID: PMC3734242

Adams BJ, Goldberg S, Massey HD, Takabe K. A cause of unbearably painful breast, diffuse dermal angiomatosis. Gland Surg. 2012 Aug 1;1(2). PMCID: PMC3864042

Philips BD, Liu SS, Wukovits B, Boettner F, Waldman S, Liguori G, Goldberg S, Goldstein L, Melia J, Hare M, Jasphey L, Tondel S. Creation of a novel recuperative pain medicine service to optimize postoperative analgesia and enhance patient satisfaction. Hss j. 2010 Feb; 6(1): 61-65. PMCID: PMC2821497