Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

Mohsen Davoudi, MD

Associate Physician
Interventional Pulmonary




  1. Cecil's Essentials of Medicine, 1993 Ed. Translation from English to Farsi by Davoudi M and Team of Translators.
  2. Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 1994 Ed.  Translation  from English to Farsi by Davoudi M and Team of Translators.
  3. Sperrof's Clinical Gynecologic Endocrinology and Infertility, 1994 Ed. Translation from English to Farsi by Davoudi M & Pourdian M.

Book Chapters (peer-reviewed)

  1. Krumholz HM, Davoudi M, Amatruda JM, Roumanis SA. Treatment targets. In: Burke LE, Ockene IS (eds): Compliance in Healthcare and Research. Armonk, NY: Futura Publishing Company,  Inc. 2001, pp. 247-259.
  2. Davoudi M. The physician's obligation to speak out against oppression. In: Colt H, Quadrelli S, Lester F (eds): The Picture of Health: Medical Ethics and the Movies. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, 2011, pp. 252-258.

Peer-Reviewed Original Articles

  1. Epidemiological Evaluation of I 790 Cases of Culture-Positive Bacterial Endocarditis. Davoudi M, Daryani N, Nazeri I. Journal of TUMS 1991; Jan 38:34-37.
  2. Latest Advances in Diagnostic and Surgical Techniques for Congenital Ano-Rectal Malformations: PSARP. Davoudi M, Sadighi A, Saidi H. Journal of TUMS I 993; Apr 15:14-17.
  3. Unfavorable Clinical Result of Valve Annuloplasty for Mitral Regurgitation (MR) in Patients with Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) and Severely Dilated Left Ventricles. Lachmann J, Davoudi M, Plestis K, Ilercil A, Shirani J, LeJemtel T. Circulation 200 I ; Nov 104 (Supt 11): 358.
  4. Withdrawal of Angiotensin Receptor Blocker from Triple Neurohormonal Therapy Partially Restores Sympathetic Activity in Chronic Heart Failure. Lachmann J, Banerjee A, Davoudi M, Aragon D, Talerja A, Sonnenblick E, Shirani J, LeJemtel T. Circulation 2001; Nov 104 (Supt 11): 595.
  5. Colt HG, Davoudi M, Quadrelli S. Pilot study of web-based bronchoscopy education using the Essential Bronchoscopist in developing countries (Mauritania and Mozambique).  Respiration 2007;74: 358-359.
  6. Davoudi M, Colt HG. Bronchoscopy Training in the 21st Century. Egyptian J Bronchology. 2007; 1(1):12-16.
  7. Davoudi M, Quadrelli S, Osann K, Colt HG. A competency-based test of bronchoscopic knowledge using the Essential Bronchoscopist: an initial concept study. Respirology.  2008;13(5):736-43.
  8. Davoudi M, Shakkottai S, Colt HG. Safety of therapeutic rigid bronchoscopy in people aged 80 and older: a retrospective cohort analysis. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2008; 56(5): 943-4.
  9. Davoudi M, Osann K, Colt HG. Validation of two instruments to assess technical bronchoscopic skill using virtual reality simulation. Respiration. 2008;76( 1 ):92- 101.
  10. Colt HG, Davoudi M, Murgu S. Sight and Sound: What respiratory care clinicians need  to know about ultrasonography.  Adv Manag  Respir Care. 2008;5:22-24.
  11. Colt HG, Davoudi M. The ideal pleurodesis agent: Still searching after all these  years.  Lancet  Oncol. 2008 Oct;9(10):912-3.
  12. Goldberg R, Colt HG, Davoudi M, Cherrison L. Realistic and affordable lo-fidelity model for learning bronchoscopic transbronchial needle aspiration. Surg Endosc. 2009; 23(9): 2047-52.
  13. Davoudi M, Colt HG. Bronchoscopy simulation: a brief review. Adv Health Sci Educ Theory Pract. 2009;14(2): 287-96.
  14. Quadrelli S, Davoudi M, Galindez F, Colt HG. Reliability of a 25-item low-stakes multiple-choice assessment of bronchoscopic knowledge. Chest. 2009; 135(2): 315- 21.
  15. Davoudi M, Wahidi MM, Zamanian Rohani N, Colt HG. Comparative effectiveness of low- and high-fidelity bronchoscopy simulation for training in conventional transbronchial  needle aspiration and user preferences.  Respiration. 2010; 80(4):327-34.
  16. Colt HG, Davoudi M, Quadrelli S, Zamanian Rohani N. Use of competency-based metrics to determine  effectiveness of a postgraduate  thoracoscopy  course. Respiration. 2010; 80(6): 553-9.
  17. Colt HG, Davoudi M, Murgu S, Zamanian Rohani N. Measuring learning gain during a one-day introductory bronchoscopy course. Surg Endosc. 2011; 25( I ): 207-16.
  18. Colt HG, Davoudi M, Murgu S. Scientific evidence and principles for the use of endobronchial ultrasound and transbronchial needle aspiration. Expert Rev Med Devices. 2011 ; 8(4): 493-513.
  19. Davoudi M, Colt HG, Osann KE, Lamb CR, Mullon JJ. Endobronchial Ultrasound Skills and Tasks Assessment Tool: Assessing the Validity Evidence for a Test of Endobronchial Ultrasound-guided Transbronchial Needle  Aspiration  Operator Skill. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2012; 186(8): 773-9.
  20. Davoudi M, Colt HG, Osann KE, Lamb CR, Mullon JJ. Endobronchial Ultrasound Skills and Tasks Assessment Tool (EBUS-STAT). Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2013; 188(2): 256-57.
  21. Mahmood K, Wahidi MM, Osann KE, Coles K, Shofer SL, Volker EE, Davoudi M. Development of a Tool to Assess Competency in Basic Rigid Bronchoscopy. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2016; 13(4): 502-11.


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