Benjamin Friedman, MD, Emergency Medicine, Bronx, NY, Montefiore Medical Center

BenjaminWFriedmanMD

Emergency Medicine Bronx, NY

Professor, Emergency Medicine, A Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva Univ

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Education & Training

  • Albert Einstein College of MedicineOTHER_TRAINING
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Albert Einstein College of MedicineRESIDENCY
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    Mount Sinai School of MedicineINTERNSHIP
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Albert Einstein College of MedicineMEDICAL_SCHOOL
  • University of ChicagoOTHER_TRAINING

Certifications & Licensure

  • NY State Medical License
    NY State Medical License 1999 - 2021
  • American Board of Emergency Medicine Emergency Medicine

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Dean's List University of Chicago

Clinical Trials

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Current management of migraine in US Emergency Departments An analysis of NHAMCS  
    Friedman BW, West J, Vinson DR, Minen MT, Restivo A, Gallagher EJ, Cephalalgia, 1/19/2014
  • A Randomized, Double-Blind, Clinical Trial Comparing the Relative Efficacy of Intravenous Valproate Vs Metoclopramide Vs Ketorolac for Acute Migraine Monotherapy  
    Friedman BW, Garber L, Yoon A, Solorzano C, Wollowitz A, Esses D, Bijur PE, Gallagher EJ, Neurology, 1/18/2014
  • Convincing the skeptic How to fix emergency department headache management  
    Friedman BW and Vinson DR, Cephalalgia, 1/3/2014
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Books/Book Chapters

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Abstracts/Posters

  • Temproal Trends in Migraine Management in US Emergency Departments.
    West J, Friedman BW, American Pain Society, Tampa, FL, 1/1/2014
  • A Somatization Scale Does Not Predict Poor One Week Outcomes After An ED Visit For Low Back Pain.
    Friedman BW and Davitt M, Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, Dallas, TX, 1/1/2014
  • Elevated Blood Pressure and Headache In US EDs: A NHAMCS Analysis.
    West J, Friedman BW, Society for Academic Emergency Medicine, Dallas, TX, 1/1/2014
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Lectures

  • "Headache in the ED. A review of the evidence" 
    Jacksonville, FL - 1/1/2014
  • "Anti-emetics for acute migraine" 
    Santiago de Cuba, Cuba - 1/1/2013
  • "Epidemiology of Headache in the Emergency Department" 
    Scottsdale, AZ - 1/1/2010
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Other

  • "Acute Migraine Treatment in Emergency Settings" 
    Sumamo Schellenberg E, Dryden DM, Pasichnyk D, Ha C, Vandermeer B, Friedman BW, Colman I, Rowe BH, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US), (Comparative Effectiveness Reviews, No. 84.)
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK115368/
    Rockville, MD - 1/1/2012

Press Mentions

  • Is It Time to Rethink Which Migraine Med Is Used in Emergency Rooms?
    Is It Time to Rethink Which Migraine Med Is Used in Emergency Rooms?October 20, 2017
  • Skip Opioid Treatment for Migraine in the ER
    Skip Opioid Treatment for Migraine in the EROctober 20, 2017
  • Non-Opioid Treatment Substantially More Effective Than Opioids for Migraine Headache in Emergency Department, New Research Finds
    Non-Opioid Treatment Substantially More Effective Than Opioids for Migraine Headache in Emergency Department, New Research FindsOctober 19, 2017
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Grant Support

  • Optimizing The Emergency Department Diagnosis And Treatment Of MigrainesNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke2006–2010
  • Morbidity After Discharge From An ED With MigraineNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke2007–2008

Hospital Affiliations