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Research focus

Mahdi is researching mild and moderate traumatic brain injury in patients with the aim of improving pathways from acute to tertiary and community services.

He is supervised by Associate Professor Deborah Snell of the Department and Professor John Pickering, both of the University of Otago, as well as Dr Martin Than, Emergency Medicine Specialist, of the Canterbury District Health Board.

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Publications

Farzanegan, R., Zangi, M., Abbasidezfouli, A., Pejhan, S., Sadeghbeigee, F., Daneshvarkakhki, A., … Shademehr, M. B. (2021). Postintubation multisegmental tracheal stenosis: A 24-year experience. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 112(4), 1101-1108. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.10.026

Zangi, M., Karimi, S., Mirbaha, S., Sotoodehnia, M., Rasooli, F., & Baratloo, A. (2021). The validity of recognition of stroke in the emergency room (ROSIER) scale in the diagnosis of Iranian patients with acute ischemic stroke in the emergency department. Turkish Journal of Emergency Medicine, 21(1), 1-5. doi: 10.4103/2452-2473.301914

Farzanegan, B., Zangi, M., Saeedi, K., Khalili, A., Rajabi, M., Jahangirifard, A., … Baniasadi, S. (2018). Effect of adding magnesium sulphate to epidural bupivacaine and morphine on post-thoracotomy pain management: A randomized, double-blind, clinical trial. Basic & Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology, 123(5), 602-606. doi: 10.1111/bcpt.13047

Nabavizadeh, R., Zangi, M., Kim, M. M., Bejestani, M. Y., & Tabatabaei, S. (2018). Herbal supplements for prostate enlargement: Current state of the evidence. Urology, 112, 145-150. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2017.10.021

Hashemi, E., Zangi, M., Sadeghi-Bazargani, H., Soares, J., Viitasara, E., & Mohammadi, R. (2018). Population-based epidemiology of non-fatal injuries in Tehran, Iran. Health Promotion Perspectives, 8(2), 127-132. doi: 10.15171/hpp.2018.16

Farzanegan, R., Zangi, M., Abbasidezfouli, A., Pejhan, S., Sadeghbeigee, F., Daneshvarkakhki, A., … Shademehr, M. B. (2021). Postintubation multisegmental tracheal stenosis: A 24-year experience. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 112(4), 1101-1108. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.10.026

Journal - Research Article

Zangi, M., Karimi, S., Mirbaha, S., Sotoodehnia, M., Rasooli, F., & Baratloo, A. (2021). The validity of recognition of stroke in the emergency room (ROSIER) scale in the diagnosis of Iranian patients with acute ischemic stroke in the emergency department. Turkish Journal of Emergency Medicine, 21(1), 1-5. doi: 10.4103/2452-2473.301914

Journal - Research Article

Farzanegan, B., Zangi, M., Saeedi, K., Khalili, A., Rajabi, M., Jahangirifard, A., … Baniasadi, S. (2018). Effect of adding magnesium sulphate to epidural bupivacaine and morphine on post-thoracotomy pain management: A randomized, double-blind, clinical trial. Basic & Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology, 123(5), 602-606. doi: 10.1111/bcpt.13047

Journal - Research Article

Ghorbani, J., Ganjali, M., Givehchi, G., & Zangi, M. (2018). Transcutaneous columellar strut for correcting caudal nasal septal deviation. Indian Journal of Otolaryngology & Head & Neck Surgery, 70(3), 346-350. doi: 10.1007/s12070-018-1339-y

Journal - Research Article

Hashemi, E., Zangi, M., Sadeghi-Bazargani, H., Soares, J., Viitasara, E., & Mohammadi, R. (2018). Population-based epidemiology of non-fatal injuries in Tehran, Iran. Health Promotion Perspectives, 8(2), 127-132. doi: 10.15171/hpp.2018.16

Journal - Research Article

Nilipour, Y., Nafissi, S., Tjust, A. E., Ravenscroft, G., Hossein Nejad Nedai, H., Taylor, R. E., … Zangi, M., … Tajsharghi, H. (2018). Ryanodine receptor type 3 (RYR3) as a novel gene associated with a myopathy with nemaline bodies. European Journal of Neurology, 25(6), 841-847. doi: 10.1111/ene.13607

Journal - Research Article

Farzanegan, B., & Zangi, M. (2017). Predictive factors for sepsis diagnosis, length of intensive care unit (ICU) stay and mortality in ICU. Journal of Cellular & Molecular Anesthesia, 2(2), 55-62. doi: 10.22037/jcma.v2i2.16523

Journal - Research Article

Farzanegan, R., Alehashem, M., Farzanegan, B., Niakan Kalhori, S. R., Gholami Fesharaki, M., Rahimi Bashar, F., … Zangi, M., & Shadmehr, M. B. (2017). The impact of post-discharge call interview to improve the screening of post-intubation tracheal stenosis: An experimental study. Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal, 19(1), e39328. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.39328

Journal - Research Article

Farzanegan, R., Farzanegan, B., Alehashem, M., Zangi, M., Niakan Kalhori, S. R., Sheikhy, K., … Shadmehr, M. B. (2017). Item selection and content validity of the risk factors of post-intubation tracheal stenosis observation questionnaire for ICU-admitted patients. Tanaffos, 16(1), 22-33.

Journal - Research Article

Shadmehr, M. B., Abbasidezfouli, A., Farzanegan, R., Pejhan, S., Kakhaki, A. D., Sheikhy, K., … Zangi, M. (2017). The role of systemic steroids in postintubation tracheal stenosis: A randomized clinical trial. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 103(1), 246-253. doi: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.05.063

Journal - Research Article

Zangi, M., Saghebi, S. R., Monfared, A. B., Lajevardi, S., & Shadmehr, M. B. (2017). Colopharyngoplasty in patients with severe pharyngoesophageal corrosive injury: A complicated but worthwhile procedure to restore GI tract continuity: A case series. Tanaffos, 16(1), 68-75.

Journal - Research Article

Farzanegan, R., Farzanegan, B., Zangi, M., Golestani Eraghi, M., Noorbakhsh, S., Doozandeh Tabarestani, N., & Shadmehr, M. B. (2016). Incidence rate of post-intubation tracheal stenosis in patients admitted to five intensive care units in Iran. Iranian Red Crescent Medical Journal, 18(9), e37574. doi: 10.5812/ircmj.37574

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Zangi, M., Saadat, S., Nahidi, S., Svanström, L., & Mohammadi, R. (2014). Epidemiology of injuries in metropolitan Tehran, Iran: A household survey. International Journal of Injury Control & Safety Promotion, 22(3), 224-231. doi: 10.1080/17457300.2014.908220

Journal - Research Article

Farahini, H., Zangi, M., & Akbarian, E. (2010). Comparing open and closed wedge high tibial osteotomy in osteoarthritis of medial compartment of the knee. Journal of Inflammatory Diseases, 13(4), 42-49.

Journal - Research Article

Nabavizadeh, R., Zangi, M., Kim, M. M., Bejestani, M. Y., & Tabatabaei, S. (2018). Herbal supplements for prostate enlargement: Current state of the evidence. Urology, 112, 145-150. doi: 10.1016/j.urology.2017.10.021

Journal - Research Other

Tabatabaei, S., & Zangi, M. (2015). Outpatient surgery for lower urinary tract symptoms/benign prostatic hyperplasia: Truth or myth? Current Opinion in Urology, 25(1), 27-31. doi: 10.1097/MOU.0000000000000127

Journal - Research Other

Kim, M., Zangi, M., Nabavizadeh, R., Bejestani, M., & Tabatabaei, S. (2017). Review of the most commonly used herbal supplements for "prostate enlargement": Where is the evidence? Neurourology & Urodynamics, 36(S1), (pp. S108-S109). doi: 10.1002/nau.23228

Conference Contribution - Published proceedings: Abstract

Li, K., Yaghoubian, A., Zangi, M., Wu, B., & Tabatabaei, S. (2017). En-bloc green light 532nm enucleation of prostate (GLEP): First US experience. Journal of Urology, 197(4, Suppl.), (pp. e12). doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2017.02.103

Conference Contribution - Published proceedings: Abstract

Cheng, J.-S., Zangi, M., & Tabatabaei, S. (2016). Combined robotic assisted bladder diverticulectomy and photoselective vaporization of the prostate. Journal of Urology, 195(4, Suppl.), (pp. e948). doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2016.02.1588

Conference Contribution - Published proceedings: Abstract

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