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    Rushabh Modi

    TitleAssistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
    SchoolKeck School of Medicine of USC
    DepartmentMedicine
    AddressHMR 101
    Health Sciences Campus
    Los Angeles California 90089
    Phone+1 323 442 5576
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      Dr. Modi is a board certified physician in both internal medicine and gastroenterology and hepatology. He has spoken at national conferences on techniques to improve colon cancer screening as well as on diverticular disease. His research focuses on a wide range of areas including quality improvement in endoscopy and nutrition in high performance athletes. He is a faculty member at the newly created Gehr Center for Implementation Science, where he focuses on ways to improve the quality of healthcare. He is also a researcher at the USC Center for Body Computing, where he explores the role of digital health and clinical informatics in chronic disease management.


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      Harvard University , Cambridge, MDMPH2013Health Policy and Management
      UCLA/VA, Los Angeles, CA2012Health Services Research, Gastroenterology
      Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Los Angeles , Los Angeles, CA2011Residency Internal Medicine
      Cedars-Sinai Medical Center , Los Angeles, CA2009Internship, Internal Medicine
      Brown University Medical School , Providence, RIMD2008Medicine
      Brown University, Providence, RIBA2004Bio-Medical Ethics

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      Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Researchers can login to make corrections and additions, or contact us for help.
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      1. Modi, R ** and Durazo, F. Current Surgical Therapy. The Management of Refractory Ascites. 2016.
      2. Almario CV, Chey WD, Iriana S, Dailey F, Robbins K, Patel AV, Reid M, Whitman C, Fuller G, Bolus R, Dennis B, Encarnacion R, Martinez B, Soares J, Modi R, Agarwal N, Lee A, Kubomoto S, Sharma G, Bolus S, Chang L, Spiegel BM. Computer versus physician identification of gastrointestinal alarm features. Int J Med Inform. 2015 Dec; 84(12):1111-7. PMID: 26254875; PMCID: PMC4762475 [Available on 12/01/16].
      3. Modi R, Saab S. Hepatitis C Virus Infection Is Systemic: Meeting Additional Goals. J Infect Dis. 2015 Aug 01; 212(3):343-4. PMID: 25583165.
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      4. Almario CV, Chey W, Kaung A, Whitman C, Fuller G, Reid M, Nguyen K, Bolus R, Dennis B, Encarnacion R, Martinez B, Talley J, Modi R, Agarwal N, Lee A, Kubomoto S, Sharma G, Bolus S, Chang L, Spiegel BM. Computer-generated vs. physician-documented history of present illness (HPI): results of a blinded comparison. Am J Gastroenterol. 2015 Jan; 110(1):170-9. PMID: 25461620; PMCID: PMC4289091.
      5. Cohen E, Fuller G, Bolus R, Modi R, Vu M, Shahedi K, Shah R, Atia M, Kurzbard N, Sheen V, Agarwal N, Kaneshiro M, Yen L, Hodgkins P, Erder MH, Spiegel B. Increased risk for irritable bowel syndrome after acute diverticulitis. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2013 Dec; 11(12):1614-9. PMID: 23524129.
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      6. Wang HS, Pisegna J, Modi R, Liang LJ, Atia M, Nguyen M, Cohen H, Ohning G, van Oijen M, Spiegel BM. Adenoma detection rate is necessary but insufficient for distinguishing high versus low endoscopist performance. Gastrointest Endosc. 2013 Jan; 77(1):71-8. PMID: 23261096.
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      7. Strate LL, Modi R, Cohen E, Spiegel BM. Diverticular disease as a chronic illness: evolving epidemiologic and clinical insights. Am J Gastroenterol. 2012 Oct; 107(10):1486-93. PMID: 22777341.
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