Darshan J Kothari, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Email address darshan.kothari@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 2015 - 2017
  • Chief Medical Resident in Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 2014 - 2015
  • Internal Medicine Residency, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 2010 - 2013
  • M.D., Stony Brook University, Renaissance School of Medicine, 2010

Publications

Ahmed, Awais, Jason C. Fisher, Mark B. Pochapin, Steven D. Freedman, Darshan J. Kothari, Paresh C. Shah, and Sunil G. Sheth. “Hyperlipasemia in absence of acute pancreatitis is associated with elevated D-dimer and adverse outcomes in COVID 19 disease.” Pancreatology 21, no. 4 (June 2021): 698–703. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pan.2021.02.021.

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33741267
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Ahmed, Awais, Darshan J. Kothari, Scott Wardlaw, Steven D. Freedman, and Sunil G. Sheth. “Reducing Hospitalization in Mild Acute Pancreatitis: Results of Long-term Follow-up.” J Clin Gastroenterol 55, no. 2 (February 1, 2021): 180–86. https://doi.org/10.1097/MCG.0000000000001354.

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32301837
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Ahmed, Awais, William Yakah, Steven D. Freedman, Darshan J. Kothari, and Sunil G. Sheth. “Evaluation of Opioid Use in Acute Pancreatitis in Absence of Chronic Pancreatitis: Absence of Opioid Dependence an Important Feature.” Am J Med 133, no. 10 (October 2020): 1209–18. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2020.03.010.

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32272099
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Kothari, Darshan, Matthew Babineau, Matthew Hall, Steven D. Freedman, Nathan I. Shapiro, and Sunil G. Sheth. “Preventing Hospitalization in Mild Acute Pancreatitis Using a Clinical Pathway in the Emergency Department.” J Clin Gastroenterol 52, no. 8 (September 2018): 734–41. https://doi.org/10.1097/MCG.0000000000000954.

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29095424
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Kothari, D., M. R. Struyvenberg, M. C. Perillo, G. Ezaz, S. D. Freedman, and S. G. Sheth. “Extra-pancreatic complications, especially hemodialysis predict mortality and length of stay, in ICU patients admitted with acute pancreatitis.” Gastroenterology Report 6, no. 3 (August 1, 2018): 202–9. https://doi.org/10.1093/gastro/goy005.

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Paulson, Erik Karl, and Darshan Kothari. “Re: "Management of Incidental Pancreatic Cysts: A White Paper of the ACR Incidental Findings Committee".” J Am Coll Radiol 15, no. 4 (April 2018): 591. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2017.11.016.

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29483051
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Kothari, Darshan, Gyanprakash Ketwaroo, Steven D. Freedman, and Sunil G. Sheth. “The Impact of Risk Factors of Chronic Pancreatitis on Secretin Pancreatic Function Testing: Results of a 20-Year Study.” Pancreas 46, no. 7 (August 2017): 887–90. https://doi.org/10.1097/MPA.0000000000000871.

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28697128
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