J. Stephen Huff, MD

J. Stephen Huff, MD

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J. Stephen Huff, MD

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Neurology
Medical Student Clerkship Director   
P.O. Box 800699   
Charlottesville, VA 22908
Phone: (434) 924-8485
Fax: (434) 243-2924                                                           
E-mail: jshuff@virginia.edu

Education:

  • BS, Zoology, Butler University (1975)
  • MD, Indiana University School of Medicine (1979)
  • Flexible Internship, Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis (1980)
  • Residency, Neurology, University of Cincinnati (1983)
  • Residency, Emergency Medicine, University of Cincinnati (1985)

Clinical and Research Interests:

  • Neurologic emergencies
  • Status epilepticus
  • Stroke
  • Cognitive technologies
  • Web-based education

Faculty Activities/Responsibilities:

  • Clinical Policies Committee, ACEP
  • Board of Directors, FERNE  Foundation for Education and Research in Neurologic Emergencies

Personal Interests:

  • Jazz Music
  • Disc Jockeying (Community Radio)

Research

  • Reversal of warfarin-related coagulopathy
  • BrainScope® quantitative EEG in evaluation of

Most Recent Publications:

  • Huff JS:  Headaches. Emergency Medicine. 2014; 46:  2-6.
  • Huff JS, Jahar, S. Differences in interpretation of cranial computed tomography in ED traumatic brain injury patients by expert neuroradiologists. Am J Emerg Med 2014; 23:606-608.
  • Prichep LS, Dastidar SG, Jacquin A, Koppes W, Miller J, Radman T, O'Neil B, Naunheim R, Huff JS. Classification of algorithms for the identification of structural injury in TBI using brain electrical activity. Computers in Biology and Medicine. prepublication information:  PII:S0010-4825(14)00176-0. DOI:  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.compbiomed.2014.07.011.
  • Peeters SYG, Hoek AE, Mollink SM, Huff JS. Syncope:  risk stratification and clinical decision-making. Emergency Medicine Practice 2014;16(4):1-24.
  • Barros A, Haffner F, Duchateau FX, Huff JS, Verner L, O'Connor RE, Brady WJ. Air travel of patientisith abdominal aortic aneurysm:  urgent air medical evacuation and nonurgent commercial air repatriation. Air travel of patients with abdominal aortic aneurysm: urgent air medical evacuation and nonurgen commercial are repatriation. Air Med J. 2014; 33(3):109-11.
  • Barros A, Duchateau FX, Huff JS, Verner L, O'Connor RE, Brady WJ. Nonurgent commercial air travel after nonhemorrhagic cerebrovascular accident. Air Med J. 2014; 33(3):106-8.
  • Huff JS, Melnick ER, Tomaszewski CA, et al. Critical Issues in the Evaluation and Management of Adult Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department with Seizures. Ann Emerg Med. 2014;63:437-447.
  • Huff JS, Stevens RD, Weingar SD, Smith WS:  Emergency neurological life support: coma. Neurocritical Care. 2012;17:54-59. IF=2.46
  • Stevens RD, Huff JS, Duckworth J, Papangelou A, Weingart SD, Smith WS:  Emergency neurological life support:  intracranial hypertension and herniation. Neurocritical Care. 2012;17:60-65. IF=2.46.
  • Huff JS: Special Neurologic Tests and Procedures. In Roberts JR, Hedges JR: Clinical Procedures in Emergency Medicine. Saunders Elsevier (2011): 1128-1140.
  • Perron AD, Huff JS: Spinal Cord Disorders. In: Marx JA, et al. Rosen’s Emergency Medicine: Concepts and Clinical Practice. Mosby Elsevier, Philadelphia,  (2010): 1389-1397.
  • Huff JS: Confusion. In: Marx JA, et al. Rosen’s Emergency Medicine: Concepts and Clinical Practice. Mosby Elsevier, Philadelphia,  (2010) 101-105.
  • Barker S, Solomon H, Bergin JD, Huff JS, Brady WJ: Electrocardiographic ST-segment elevation: takotsubo cardiomyopathy versus ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction-a case series. Am J Emerg Med (2009):27(2):220-226.
  • Huff JS. Seizures and status epilepticus in adults: Part I. Emergency Medicine Reports. (2007): 28(23): 269-280.
  • Huff JS. Seizures and status epilepticus in adults: Part II. Emergency Medicine Reports. (2007): 28(23): 281-292.
  • Harden CL, Huff JS, Schwartz TH, Dubinsky RM, Zimmerman RD, Weinstein S, Foltin JC, Theodore WH. Reassessment: Neuroimaging in the emergency patient presenting with seizure (an evidence-based review): Report of the Therapeutics and Technology Assessment Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology. Neurology. (2007): 69:1772-80.
  • Huff JS, Decker WW, Quinn JV, Perron AD, Napoli AM, Peeters S, Jagoda A: Clinical Policy: Critical Issues in the Evaluation and Management of Adult Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department with Syncope. Ann Emerg Med. (2007) 49:431-437.