Resident Publications

Selective Residents Publications

 

ALLERGY, IMMUNOLOGY AND RHEUMATOLOGY

1. Akenroye, Ayobami T., Anand A. Kumthekar, Michail K. Alevizos, Wenzhu B. Mowrey, and Anna Broder. “Implementing an Electronic Medical Record-Based Reminder Is Not Sufficient to Improve Cardiovascular Risk Screening in Rheumatoid Arthritis.” Arthritis Care & Research (2016): [Epub ahead of print]. PMID 27390217

2.Shenoy, N., Tesfaye, M., Brown, J., Simmons, N., Weiss, D., Meholli, M., & Mabie, P. Corticosteroid-resistant bulbar neurosarcoidosis responsive to intravenous immunoglobulin.Practical neurology, 15(4), (2015): 289-292. PMID 25935926

3.de Vos G. “Skin Testing Versus Serum-Specific IgE Testing: Which Is Better for Diagnosing Aeroallergen Sensitization and Predicting Clinical Allergy?” Curr Allergy Asthma Rep. 14(5):430 (2014). PMID: 24633614

4.Jariwala S, Toh J, Shum M, de Vos G, Zou K, Sindher S, Patel P, Geevarghese A, Tavdy A, Rosenstreich D. “The association between asthma-related emergency department visits and pollen and mold spore concentrations in the Bronx, 2001-2008.” J Asthma. 51(1):79-83 (2014). PMID: 24131032

5.Jerschow E, Parikh P, McGinn AP, de Vos G, Jariwala S, Hudes G, Rosenstreich D. “Relationship between urine dichlorophenol levels and asthma morbidity.” Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2014 Apr 10 [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24726197

6.Rampur L, Jariwala S, Amin B, Patel P, Rosenstreich DL. “DRESS syndrome with suspected Strongyloides infection in a patient treated for hepatitis C.” Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. Aug;111(2):138-9 (2013). PMID: 23886233

7.Johnson BK, Goodman SM, Alexiades MM, Figgie MP, Demmer RT, Mandl LA. “Patterns and associated risk of perioperative use of anti-tumor necrosis factor in patients with rheumatoid arthritis undergoing total knee replacement.” J Rheumatol. 40(5):617-23 (2013). PMID: 23547213

8.Reid N, Jariwala S, Hudes G, Fodeman J, Jerschow E, Rosenstreich D. “Worsening of contact dermatitis by oral hydroxyzine: a case report.” Dermatol Online J. 15;19(2):4 (2013). PMID: 23473274

9.de Vos G, Nazari R, Ferastraoaru D, Parikh P, Geliebter R, Pichardo Y, Wiznia A, Rosenstreich D. “Discordance between aeroallergen specific serum IgE and skin testing in children younger than 4 years.” Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. Jun;110(6):438-43 (2013). PMID: 23706713

10.Jariwala S, Benson A, Patel P, Friedman A, Broadway K. “An Unusual Association between Sweet’s Syndrome and Metastatic Papillary Follicular Thyroid Carcinoma.” Ann Dermatol. 25(1):84-7 (2013). PMID: 23467309

11.Parikh P, Kooragayalu S, Jariwala S. “Mannose-binding lectin deficiency in a patient with multiple opportunistic infections, strongyloidiasis, and spindle cell tumor.” Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 110(2):120-1 (2013). PMID: 23352534

12.de Vos G, Shankar V, Nazari R, Kooragayalu S, Smith M, Wiznia A, Rosenstreich D. “Fear of repeated injections in children younger than 4 years receiving subcutaneous allergy immunotherapy.” Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. Dec;109(6):465-9 (2012). PMID: 23176889

13.Benson AA, Toh JA, Vernon N, Jariwala SP. “The role of vitamin D in the immunopathogenesis of allergic skin diseases.” Allergy. 67(3):296-301 (2012). PMID: 22171613

14.Sindher SB, Jariwala S, Gilbert J, Rosenstreich D. “Resolution of chronic urticaria coincident with vitamin D supplementation.” Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 109(5):359-60 (2012). PMID: 23062393

15.Collins J, Devos G, Hudes G, Rosenstreich D. “Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis treated successfully for one year with omalizumab.” J Asthma Allergy. 5:65-70 (2012). PMID: 23204847

16.Jerschow E, McGinn AP, de Vos G, Vernon N, Jariwala S, Hudes G, Rosenstreich D. “Dichlorophenol-containing pesticides and allergies: results from the US National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2005-2006.” Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. Dec;109(6):420-5 (2012). PMID: 23176881

17.Cardenas-Garcia J, Farmakiotis D, Baldovino BP, Kim P. “Wegener’s granulomatosis in a middle-aged woman presenting with dyspnea, rash, hemoptysis and recurrent eye complaints: a case report.” J Med Case Rep. 3;6(1):335 (2012). PMID: 23034218

18.de Vos G, Kravvariti E, Collins J, Tavdy A, Nazari R, Hudes G, Rosenstreich D. “Increased allergic sensitization to mugwort in chronic urticaria.” Dermatology. 225(2):141-6 (2012). PMID: 23018776

19.Patel S, Sindher S, Jariwala S, Hudes G. “Chronic urticaria with monoclonal IgG gammopathy: a clinical variant of Schnitzler syndrome?” Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 109(2):147-8 (2012). PMID: 22840258

20.Rankin BT, Jariwala S. “Graded challenge protocol for fluconazole hypersensitivity in a patient with cryptococcal pneumonitis.” Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 108(6):466 (2012). PMID: 22626606

21.de Vos G, Milush JM, Aaron J, Pichardo Y, York VA, Nazari R, Rosenstreich D, Nixon DF, Wiznia A. “Peripheral CD8+ T-cell levels are decreased in atopic wheezing children aged less than 4 years.” J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol. 22(6):442-4 (2012). PMID: 23101192

22.Shum M, Jariwala SP, Rosenstreich D. “Successful C1 inhibitor prophylaxis during zenker diverticulum repair in a patient with hereditary angioedema.” Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 108(2):126-8 (2012). PMID: 22289735

23.Jariwala SP, Abrams E, Benson A, Fodeman J, Zheng T. “The role of thymic stromal lymphopoietin in the immunopathogenesis of atopic dermatitis.” Clin Exp Allergy. 41(11):1515-20 (2011). PMID: 21672057

24.Weiss KM, Jariwala S, Wachs J, Jerschow E. “Fixed drug eruption caused by mesna.” Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 107(4):377-8 (2011). PMID: 21962104

25.Jariwala S, Vernon N, de Vos G. “A novel method of desensitization for fluconazole hypersensitivity in a patient with AIDS.” Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. Jun;106(6):542-3 (2011). PMID: 21624759

26.Jariwala S, Vernon N, Shliozberg J. “Henoch-Schönlein purpura after hepatitis A vaccination.” Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 107(2):180-1 (2011). PMID: 21802028

27.Jariwala SP, Kurada S, Moday H, Thanjan A, Bastone L, Khananashvili M, Fodeman J, Hudes G, Rosenstreich D. “Association between tree pollen counts and asthma ED visits in a high-density urban center.” J Asthma. 48(5):442-8 (2011). PMID: 21453203

28.Sharief S, Jariwala S, Kumar J, Muntner P, Melamed ML. “Vitamin D levels and food and environmental allergies in the United States: results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2005-2006.” J Allergy Clin Immunol. 127(5):1195-202 (2011). PMID: 21329969

29.Fodeman J, Jariwala S, Hudes G, Jerschow E, Rosenstreich D. “Subcutaneous allergen immunotherapy in 3 patients with HIV.” Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 105(4):320-1 (2010). PMID: 20934633

30.Fodeman J, Jariwala S, Hudes G, Wittner M, Klapper P, Liu Q, Rosenstreich D. “Scratching the surface.” Am J Med. 123(1):22-6 (2010). PMID: 20102986

31.Jariwala SP, Moday H, de Asis ML, Fodeman J, Hudes G, de Vos G, Rosenstreich D. “The Urticaria Severity Score: a sensitive questionnaire/index for monitoring response to therapy in patients with chronic urticaria.” Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. Jun;102(6):475-82 (2009). PMID: 19558005

32.de Vos G, Abotaga S, Liao Z, Jerschow E, Rosenstreich D. “Selective effect of mercury on Th2-type cytokine production in humans.” Immunopharmacol Immunotoxicol.29(3-4):537-48 (2007). PMID: 18075863

33.Jerschow E, De Vos GS, Hudes G, Rubinstein A, Lipsitz EC, Rosenstreich D. “A case of common variable immunodeficiency syndrome associated with Takayasu arteritis.” Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. Feb;98(2):196-9 (2007). PMID: 17304891

CARDIOLOGY

1. Kumthekar, A., Cossarini, F., Shih, J. C., Taub, C. C., & Massera, D. (2015). Ranolazine-induced repolarization changes: a case report. The American journal of medicine, 128(7) (2015):e3-e5. PMID: 25660248

2. Mojadidi MK, Gevorgyan R, Noureddin R, Tobis JM. “The Effect of Patent Foramen Ovale Closure in Patients with Platypnea-Orthodeoxia Syndrome. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv.” 2015 Jun 9 [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 26063336

3. Lalani M, Kaur H, Mohammed N, Amanzai O, Mailk N, van Wyk A, Rashid H, Jan S, Kakar RM, Mojadidi MK, Leslie T. “Substandard Antimalarials Available in Afghanistan: A Case for Assessing the Quality of Drugs in Resource Poor Settings.” Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015 Apr 20. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 25897070

4. Eshtehardi P, Pamerla M, Mojadidi MK, Goodman-Meza D, Hovnanians N, Gupta A, Lupercio F, Mazurek JA, Zolty R. “Addition of Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors to Beta-Blockers Has a Distinct Effect on Hispanics Compared With African Americans and Whites With Heart Failure and Reduced Ejection Fraction: A Propensity Score-Matching Study.” J Card Fail. 2015 Mar 21. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 25805065

5. Romero J, Husain SA, Chavez P, Kelesidis I, Mojadidi MK, Medina H, Taub C, Makani H, Travin M, Pina I, Garcia M. “Non-Invasive Assessment of Low Risk Acute Chest Pain in the Emergency Department: A Comparative Meta-Analysis of Prospective Studies.” Int J Cardiol. 187:565-580 (2015). PMID: 25863305

6. Mojadidi MK, Goodman-Meza D, Eshtehardi P, Pamerla M, Msaouel P, Roberts SC, Winoker JS, Jadeja NM, Zolty R. “Thrombocytopenia is an independent predictor of mortality in pulmonary hypertension.” Heart Lung. 43(6):569-73 (2015). PMID: 25169667

7. Perez IE, Garcia MJ, Taub CC. “Multimodality Imaging in Cardiac Sarcoidosis: Is There a Winner?” Curr Cardiol Rev. 2015 [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 25784137

8. Zhang, L., Lin, E. Y., Bhandari, D., Pamerla, M., Lui, G. K., & Taub, C. C. (2014). Utilization of Real-time 3D Transesophageal Echocardiography in an Urban Academic Medical Center. Journal of Cardiovascular Disease Research Vol, 5(2), 9.

9. Zong, P., Zhang, L., Shaban, N. M., Peña, J., Jiang, L., & Taub, C. C. (2014). Left heart chamber quantification in obese patients: how does larger body size affect echocardiographic measurements?. Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography, 27(12), 1267-1274. PMID 25193637

10. Romero J, Perez IE, Krumerman A, Garcia MJ, Lucariello RJ. “Left atrial appendage closure devices.” Clin Med Insights Cardiol. 8:45-52 (2014). PMID: 24963274

11. Salamon JN, Kelesidis I, Msaouel P, Mazurek JA, Mannem S, Adzic A, Zolty R. “Outcomes in World Health Organization Group II Pulmonary Hypertension: mortality and readmission trends with systolic and preserved ejection fraction induced pulmonary hypertension.” J Card Fail. (2014) [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24858070

12. Corban MT, Hung OY, Eshtehardi P, Rasoul-Arzrumly E, McDaniel M, Mekonnen G, Timmins LH, Lutz J, Guyton RA, Samady H. “Myocardial Bridging: Contemporary Understanding of Pathophysiology With Implications for Diagnostic and Therapeutic Strategies.” J Am Coll Cardiol 63(22):2346-2355 (2014). PMID: 24583304

13. Mojadidi MK, Winoker JS, Roberts SC, Msaouel P, Gevorgyan R, Zolty R. “Two-dimensional echocardiography using second harmonic imaging for the diagnosis of intracardiac right-to-left shunt: a meta-analysis of prospective studies.” Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. (2014) [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24740212

14. Holzhauser L, Zolty R. “Endothelin receptor polymorphisms in the cardiovascular system: potential implications for therapy and screening.” Heart Fail Rev. (2014) [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24570333

15. Mojadidi MK, Winoker JS, Roberts SC, Msaouel P, Zaman MO, Gevorgyan R, Tobis JM. “Accuracy of Conventional Transthoracic Echocardiography for the Diagnosis of Intracardiac Right-to-Left Shunt: A Meta-Analysis of Prospective Studies.” Echocardiography. (2014) [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24689727

16. Jenke A, Holzhauser L, Löbel M, Savvatis K, Wilk S, Weithäuser A, Pinkert S, Tschöpe C, Klingel K, Poller W, Scheibenbogen C, Schultheiss HP, Skurk C. “Adiponectin promotes coxsackievirus B3 myocarditis by suppression of acute anti-viral immune responses.” Basic Res Cardiol. 109(3):408 (2014). PMID: 24691762

17. Corban MT, Eshtehardi P, Suo J, McDaniel MC, Timmins LH, Rassoul-Arzrumly E, Maynard C, Mekonnen G, King S 3rd, Quyyumi AA, Giddens DP, Samady H. “Combination of plaque burden, wall shear stress, and plaque phenotype has incremental value for prediction of coronary atherosclerotic plaque progression and vulnerability.” Atherosclerosis 232(2):271-6 (2014). PMID: 24468138

18. Mojadidi MK, Roberts SC, Winoker JS, Romero J, Goodman-Meza D, Gevorgyan R, Tobis JM. Accuracy of Transcranial Doppler for the Diagnosis of Intracardiac Right-to-Left Shunt: A Bivariate Meta-Analysis of Prospective Studies. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging 7(3):236-50 (2014). PMID: 24560213

19. Romero J, Lupercio F, Haramati LB, Garcia MJ, Lucariello RJ. “Myocardial Viability and Microvascular Obstruction (MVO): Role of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging.” Cardiol Rev. 2014 Mar 11. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 24621860

20. Matsumura K, Gevorgyan R, Mangels D, Masoomi R, Mojadidi MK, Tobis J. Comparison of residual shunt rates in five devices used to treat patent foramen ovale. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 Feb 19. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 24550064

21. Gevorgyan R, Perlowski A, Shenoda M, Mojadidi MK, Agrawal H, Tobis JM. Sensitivity of Brachial Versus Femoral Vein Injection of Agitated Saline to Detect Right-To-Left Shunts with Transcranial Doppler. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 Jan 9. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 24403023

22. Mojadidi MK, Bogush N, Caceres JD, Msaouel P, Tobis J. “Diagnostic Accuracy of Transesophageal Echocardiogram for the Detection of Patent Foramen Ovale: A Meta-Analysis.” Echocardiography. (2013) [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24372693

23. Mujtaba S, Romero J, Taub CC. “Methadone, QTc prolongation and torsades de pointes: Current concepts, management and a hidden twist in the tale?” J Cardiovasc Dis Res. Dec;4(4):229-235 (2013). PMID: 24653586

24. Mujtaba S, Peña JM, Pamerla M, Taub CC. “Publication trends in noninvasive cardiovascular imaging: 1991-2011: a retrospective observational study.” Am J Cardiovasc Dis. Nov 1;3(4):247-54 (2013).

25. Timmins LH, Suever JD, Eshtehardi P, McDaneil MC, Oshinski JN, Samady H, Giddens DP. Framework to Co-register Longitudinal Virtual Histology-Intravascular Ultrasound Data in the Circumferential Direction. IEEE Trans Med Imaging 32(11):1989-96 (2013). PMID: 23797242

26. Salamon JN, Mannem S, Guelfguat M. “Quite a backup: pericardial varices in a patient with hereditary antithrombin deficiency.” Quant Imaging Med Surg Jun;3(3):175-7 (2013). PMID: 23833730

27. Salamon JN, Garcia MJ, Guelfguat M, Meisner JS. “A heart of stone: rapid metastatic cardiac calcification in an end-stage renal disease patient.” J Am Coll Cardiol. Jun 4;61(22):2309 (2013). PMID: 23542110

28. Mazurek JA, Horne BD, Kelesidis I, Salamon JN, Zolty R. “Relaxin levels in pulmonary hypertension: a comparison between pulmonary arterial hypertension and diastolic heart failure-induced pulmonary hypertension.” J Heart Lung Transplant. Mar;32(3):371-4 (2013). PMID: 23273743

29. Mujtaba S., Kamholz SL. “A Rare Bird: Avonex induced Pericardial Effusion”. OA Case Reports Mar 01;2(3):21 (2013)

30. Nguyen T. “Prevailing Theories in Cardiovascular Physiology during Ancient and Classical Times.” Einstein Journal of Biology and Medicine. 29: 56-59 (2013).

31. Volman M, Mojadidi MK, Gevorgyan R, Kaing A, Agrawal H, Tobis JM. “Patent Foramen Ovale as a Cause of Migraine Headache in Adults with Congenital Heart Disease with No Known Cardiac Shunts.” Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 81:643-647 (2013). PMID: 22927216

32. Aggarwal V, Rajpathak S, Singh M, Romick B, Srinivas VS. “Clinical outcomes based on completeness of revascularisation in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention: a meta-analysis of multivessel coronary artery disease studies.” EuroIntervention. 7(9):1095-102 (2012). PMID: 21959129

33. Kushnir A, Marks AR. “Ryanodine receptor patents.” Recent Pat Biotechnol. Dec;6(3):157-66 (2012). PMID: 23092431

34. Shore S, Aggarwal V, Zolty R. “Carvedilol or sustained-release metoprolol for congestive heart failure: a comparative effectiveness analysis.” J Card Fail. 18(12):919-24 (2012). PMID: 23207080

35. Eshtehardi P, McDaniel MC, Suo J, Dhawan SS, Timmins LH, Binongo JN, Golub LJ, Corban MT, Finn AV, Oshinski JN, Quyyumi AA, Giddens DP, Samady H. “Association of coronary wall shear stress with atherosclerotic plaque burden, composition, and distribution in patients with coronary artery disease.” J Am Heart Assoc. 1(4):e002543 (2012). PMID: 23130168

36. Neeland IJ, Patel RS, Eshtehardi P, Dhawan S, McDaniel MC, Rab ST, Vaccarino V, Zafari AM, Samady H, Quyyumi AA. “Coronary angiographic scoring systems: an evaluation of their equivalence and validity.” Am Heart J. 164(4):547-552.e1 (2012). PMID: 23067913

37. Mojadidi MK, Hamidreza K, Gevorgyan R, Levinson RD, Tobis JM. “Visual Migraine Aura with or without Headache: Association with Right to Left Shunt and Assessment Following Transcutaneous Closure.” Clinical Ophthalmology. 6:1099-1105 (2012). PMID: 22888208

38. Mujtaba S, Srinivas VS, Taub CC. “Spontaneous coronary artery dissection causing acute myocardial infarction in a 62-year-old postmenopausal woman without co-morbidities: a case report.” J Med Case Rep. Dec 28;6(1):430 (2012). PMID: 23272729

39. Eshtehardi P, McDaniel MC, Dhawan SS, Binongo JN, Krishnan SK, Golub L, Corban MT, Raggi P, Quyyumi AA, Samady H. “Effect of intensive atorvastatin therapy on coronary atherosclerosis progression, composition, arterial remodeling, and microvascular function.” J Invasive Cardiol. 24(10):522-9 (2012). PMID: 23043036

40. Hamidreza K, Mojadidi MK, Gevorgyan R, Levinson R, Tobis JM. “The Effect of Patent Foramen Ovale Closure on Visual Aura without Headache or Typical Aura with Migraine Headache.” JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 5:682-687 (2012). PMID: 22721665

41. Sokol SI, Srinivas V, Crandall JP, Kim M, Tellides G, Lebastchi AH, Yu Y, Gupta AK, Alderman MH. “The effects of vitamin D repletion on endothelial function and inflammation in patients with coronary artery disease.” Vasc Med. 17(6):394-404 (2012). PMID: 23184900

42. Sokol SI, Tsang P, Aggarwal V, Melamed ML, Srinivas VS. “Vitamin D status and risk of cardiovascular events: lessons learned via systematic review and meta-analysis.” Cardiol Rev. 19(4):192-201 (2011). PMID: 21646873

ENDOCRINOLOGY

1. Hulkower RD, Pollack RM, Zonszein J. “Understanding hypoglycemia in hospitalized patients.” Diabetes Manag (Lond). 4(2):165-176 (2014). PMID: 25197322

2. Weinstein E, Galindo RJ, Fried M, Rucker L, Davis NJ. “Impact of a focused nutrition educational intervention coupled with improved access to fresh produce on purchasing behavior and consumption of fruits and vegetables in overweight patients with diabetes mellitus.” Diabetes Educ. Jan-Feb;40(1):100-6 (2014). PMID: 24159007

3. Parikh M, Issa R, Vieira D, McMacken M, Saunders JK, Ude-Welcome A, Schubart U, Ogedegbe G, Pachter HL. “Role of bariatric surgery as treatment for type 2 diabetes in patients who do not meet current NIH criteria: a systematic review and meta-analysis.” J Am Coll Surg. 217(3):527-32 (2013). PMID: 23890843

4. Fonseca V, McDuffie R, Calles J, Cohen RM, Feeney P, Feinglos M, Gerstein HC, Ismail-Beigi F, Morgan TM, Pop-Busui R, Riddle MC; ACCORD Study Group. “Determinants of weight gain in the action to control cardiovascular risk in diabetes trial.” Diabetes Care. 36(8):2162-8 (2013). PMID: 23412077

5. Gerstein HC, Ambrosius WT, Danis R, Ismail-Beigi F, Cushman W, Calles J, Banerji M, Schubart U, Chew EY; ACCORD Study Group. “Diabetic retinopathy, its progression, and incident cardiovascular events in the ACCORD trial.” Diabetes Care. 36(5):1266-71 (2013). PMID: 23238658

6. Ismail-Beigi F, Craven TE, O’Connor PJ, Karl D, Calles-Escandon J, Hramiak I, Genuth S, Cushman WC, Gerstein HC, Probstfield JL, Katz L, Schubart U; ACCORD Study Group. “Combined intensive blood pressure and glycemic control does not produce an additive benefit on microvascular outcomes in type 2 diabetic patients.” Kidney Int. 81(6):586-94 (2012). PMID: 22166848

7. Makri A, Msaouel P, Petraki C, Milingos D, Protopapas A, Liapi A, Antsaklis A, Magkou C, Koutsilieris M. “KISS1/KISS1R Expression in Eutopic and Ectopic Endometrium of Women Suffering from Endometriosis”. In Vivo. 26(1):119-27 (2012). PMID: 22210725

8. Sokol SI, Grushko M, Srinivas VS, Crandall JP. “Relationship between vitamin D deficiency, post-challenge hyperglycemia, and endothelial function in healthy older adults.” J Diabetes. 4(1):102-3 (2012). PMID: 21936883

9. AIM-HIGH Investigators, Boden WE, Probstfield JL, Anderson T, Chaitman BR, Desvignes-Nickens P, Koprowicz K, McBride R, Teo K, Weintraub W “Niacin in patients with low HDL cholesterol levels receiving intensive statin therapy.” N Engl J Med. 365(24):2255-67 (2011). PMID: 22085343

10. AIM-HIGH Investigators, Boden WE, Probstfield JL, Anderson T, Chaitman BR, Desvignes-Nickens P, Koprowicz K, McBride R, Teo K, Weintraub W. “Niacin in patients with low HDL cholesterol levels receiving intensive statin therapy.” N Engl J Med. 15;365(24):2255-67 (2011). PMID: 22085343

11. Britton KA, Aggarwal V, Chen AY, Alexander KP, Amsterdam E, Fraulo E, Muntner P, Thomas L, McGuire DK, Wiviott SD, Roe MT, Schubart UK, Fox CS. “No association between hemoglobin A1c and in-hospital mortality in patients with diabetes and acute myocardial infarction.” Am Heart J. 161(4):657-663.e1 (2011). PMID: 21473963

12. Launer LJ, Miller ME, Williamson JD, Lazar RM, Gerstein HC, Murray AM, Sullivan M, Horowitz KR, Ding J, Marcovina S, Lovato LC, Lovato J, Margolis KL, O’Connor P, Lipkin EW, Hirsch J, Coker L, Maldjian J, Sunshine JL, Truwit C, Davatzikos C, Bryan RN; ACCORD MIND investigators. “Effects of intensive glucose lowering on brain structure and function in people with type 2 diabetes (ACCORD MIND): a randomised open-label substudy.” Lancet Neurol. 10(11):969-77 (2011). PMID: 21958949

13. ACCORD Study Group, Gerstein HC, Miller ME, Genuth S, Ismail-Beigi F, Buse JB, Goff DC Jr, Probstfield JL, Cushman WC, Ginsberg HN, Bigger JT, Grimm RH Jr, Byington RP, Rosenberg YD, Friedewald WT. “Long-term effects of intensive glucose lowering on cardiovascular outcomes.” N Engl J Med. 3;364(9):818-28 (2011). PMID: 21366473

14. Launer LJ, Miller ME, Williamson JD, Lazar RM, Gerstein HC, Murray AM, Sullivan M, Horowitz KR, Ding J, Marcovina S, Lovato LC, Lovato J, Margolis KL, O’Connor P, Lipkin EW, Hirsch J, Coker L, Maldjian J, Sunshine JL, Truwit C, Davatzikos C, Bryan RN; ACCORD MIND investigators. “Effects of intensive glucose lowering on brain structure and function in people with type 2 diabetes (ACCORD MIND): a randomised open-label substudy.” Lancet Neurol. 10(11):969-77 (2011). PMID: 21958949

15. Miller ME, Bonds DE, Gerstein HC, Seaquist ER, Bergenstal RM, Calles-Escandon J, Childress RD, Craven TE, Cuddihy RM, Dailey G, Feinglos MN, Ismail-Beigi F, Largay JF, O’Connor PJ, Paul T, Savage PJ, Schubart UK, Sood A, Genuth S; ACCORD Investigators “The effects of baseline characteristics, glycaemic treatment approach, and glycated haemoglobin concentration on the risk of severe hypoglycaemia: post hoc epidemiological analysis of the ACCORD study.” BMJ 8;340:b5444 (2010). PMID: 20061360

16. ACCORD Study Group; ACCORD Eye Study Group, Chew EY, Ambrosius WT, Davis MD, Danis RP, Gangaputra S, Greven CM, Hubbard L, Esser BA, Lovato JF, Perdue LH, Goff DC Jr, Cushman WC, Ginsberg HN, Elam MB, Genuth S, Gerstein HC, Schubart U, Fine LJ. “Effects of medical therapies on retinopathy progression in type 2 diabetes.” N Engl J Med. 363(3):233-44 (2010). PMID: 20587587

17. ACCORD Study Group, Ginsberg HN, Elam MB, Lovato LC, Crouse JR 3rd, Leiter LA, Linz P, Friedewald WT, Buse JB, Gerstein HC, Probstfield J, Grimm RH, Ismail-Beigi F, Bigger JT, Goff DC Jr, Cushman WC, Simons-Morton DG, Byington RP. “Effects of combination lipid therapy in type 2 diabetes mellitus.” N Engl J Med. 29;362(17):1563-74 (2010). PMID: 20228404

18. ACCORD Study Group, Cushman WC, Evans GW, Byington RP, Goff DC Jr, Grimm RH Jr, Cutler JA, Simons-Morton DG, Basile JN, Corson MA, Probstfield JL, Katz L, Peterson KA, Friedewald WT, Buse JB, Bigger JT, Gerstein HC, Ismail-Beigi F. “Effect of intensive blood-pressure control in type 2 diabetes mellitus” N Engl J Med. 29;362(17):1575-85 (2010). PMID: 20228401

19. Singh P, Aronow WS, Mellana WM, Gutwein AH. “Prevalence of appropriate management of diabetes mellitus in an academic general medicine clinic.” Am J Ther. 17(1):42-5 (2010). PMID: 19262367

HEMATOOGY/ONCOLOGY

1. Kalkanis, A., Palaiodimos, L., Klinaki, I., Karantanis, D., & Kalkanis, D. 18F-FDG PET/CT Imaging of Pulmonary Mucinous Cystadenocarcinoma with Signet Ring Cells. Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, (2016):1-4.

2. Strakhan, M., Hurtado-Sbordoni, M., Galeas, N., Bakirhan, K., Alexis, K., & Elrafei, T. (2014). 36-year-old female with catastrophic antiphospholipid syndrome treated with eculizumab: a case report and review of literature .Case reports in hematology, 2014. PMID 25389502

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6. Lombard-Bohas C, Yao JC, Hobday T, Van Cutsem E, Wolin EM, Panneerselvam A, Stergiopoulos S, Shah M, Capdevila J, Pommier R. “Impact of Prior Chemotherapy Use on the Efficacy of Everolimus in Patients With Advanced Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors: A Subgroup Analysis of the Phase III RADIANT-3 Trial.” Pancreas. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 25479584

7. Leotsakos I, Dimopoulos P, Gkioka E, Msaouel P, Nezos A, Stravodimos KG, Koutsilieris M, Constantinides CA. “Detection of circulating tumor cells in bladder cancer using multiplex PCR assays.” Anticancer Res. 34(12):7415-24 (2014). PMID: 25503182

8. Domingo-Musibay E, Allen C, Kurokawa C, Hardcastle JJ, Aderca I, Msaouel P, Bansal A, Jiang H, DeGrado TR, Galanis E. “Measles Edmonston vaccine strain derivatives have potent oncolytic activity against osteosarcoma.” Cancer Gene Ther. 21(11):483-90 (2014). PMID: 25394505

9. Gralla RJ, Hollen PJ, Msaouel P, Davis BV, Petersen J. “An evidence-based determination of issues affecting quality of life and patient-reported outcomes in lung cancer: results of a survey of 660 patients.” J Thorac Oncol. 9(9):1243-8 (2014). PMID: 25122420

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13. Gralla RJ, Bosnjak SM, Honsta A, Balser C, Rizzi G, Rossi G, Borroni ME, Jordan K. “A Phase 3 study evaluating the safety and efficacy of NEPA, a fixed-dose combination of netupitant and palonosetron, for prevention of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting (CINV) over repeated cycles of chemotherapy.” Annals of Oncology 2014. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 24631949.

14. Msaouel P, Lam AP, Gundabolu K, Chrysofakis G, Yu Y, Mantzaris I, Friedman E, Verma A. “Abnormal platelet count is an independent predictor of mortality in the elderly and is influenced by ethnicity.” Haematologica. 99(5):930-6 (2014). PMID: 24510340

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18. Jordan K, Gralla R, Jahn F, Molassiotis A. “International antiemetic guidelines on chemotherapy induced nausea and vomiting (CINV): content and implementation in daily routine practice.” Eur J Pharmacol. Jan 5;722:197-202 (2014). PMID: 24157984

19. Visentin M, Unal ES, Goldman ID. “The impact of 5-formyltetrahydrofolate on the anti-tumor activity of pralatrexate, as compared to methotrexate, in HeLa cells in vitro.” Cancer Chemother Pharmacol. 2014 Mar 29. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24682532

20. Morse KD, Gralla RJ, Petersen JA, Rosen LM. “Preferences for cancer support group topics and group satisfaction among patients and caregivers.” J Psychosoc Oncol. 32(1):112-23 (2014).

21. Cardoso F, Bese N, Distelhorst SR, Bevilacqua JL, Ginsburg O, Grunberg SM, Gralla RJ, Steyn A, Pagani O, Partridge AH, Knaul FM, Aapro MS, Andersen BL, Thompson B, Gralow JR, Anderson BO. “Supportive care during treatment for breast cancer: resource allocations in low- and middle-income countries. A Breast Health Global Initiative 2013 consensus statement.” Breast. Oct;22(5):593-605 (2013). PMID: 24001709

22. Papaoiconomou E, Lymperi M, Petraki C, Philippou A, Msaouel P, Michalopoulou F, Kafiri G, Vassilakos G, Zografos G, Koutsilieris M. “Kiss-1/GPR54 Protein Expression in Breast Cancer.” Anticancer Res. 34(3):1401-7 (2014). PMID: 24596387

23. Opyrchal M, Allen C, Msaouel P, Iankov I, Galanis E. “Inhibition of Rho-associated coiled-coil-forming kinase increases efficacy of measles virotherapy.” Cancer Gene Ther. 20(11):630-7 (2013). PMID: 24157925

24. Pneumaticos SG, Christofides A, Gkioka E, Kalogeropoulos T, Msaouel P, Koutsilieris M. “Osteoprotegerin expression during the micro- and macrometastatic phases of the osteoblastic metastasis in prostate cancer: therapeutic implications.” Expert Opin Ther Targets. 17(12):1395-403 (2013). PMID: 24024908

25. Msaouel P, Nandikolla G, Pneumaticos SG, Koutsilieris M. “Bone microenvironment-targeted manipulations for the treatment of osteoblastic metastasis in castration-resistant prostate cancer.” Expert Opin Investig Drugs. 22(11):1385-400 (2013). PMID: 24024652

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36. Lee CK, Brown C, Gralla RJ, Hirsh V, Thongprasert S, Tsai CM, Tan EH, Ho JC, Chu da T, Zaatar A, Osorio Sanchez JA, Vu VV, Au JS, Inoue A, Lee SM, Gebski V, Yang JC. “Impact of EGFR inhibitor in non-small cell lung cancer on progression-free and overall survival: a meta-analysis.” J Natl Cancer Inst. May 1;105(9):595-605 (2013). PMID: 23594426

37. Hollen PJ, Gralla RJ, Jones RA, Thomas CY, Brenin DR, Weiss GR, Schroen AT, Petroni GR. “A theory-based decision aid for patients with cancer: results of feasibility and acceptability testing of DecisionKEYS for cancer.” Support Care Cancer. Mar;21(3):889-99 (2013). PMID: 23052911

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39. Hollen PJ, Gralla RJ, Stewart JA, Meharchand JM, Wierzbicki R, Leighl N. “Can a computerized format replace a paper form in PRO and HRQL evaluation? Psychometric testing of the computer-assisted LCSS instrument (eLCSS-QL).” Support Care Cancer. Jan;21(1):165-72 (2013). PMID: 22684988

40. Alappan N, Marak CP, Chopra A, Joy PS, Dorokhova O, Guddati AK. “Renal medullary cancer in a patient with sickle cell trait.” Case Rep Oncol Med. 2013:129813 (2013). PMID: 24222876

41. Nischal S, Bhattacharyya S, Christopeit M, Yu Y, Zhou L, Bhagat TD, Sohal D, Will B, Mo Y, Suzuki M, Pardanani A, McDevitt M, Maciejewski JP, Melnick AM, Greally JM, Steidl U, Moliterno A, Verma A. “Methylome profiling reveals distinct alterations in phenotypic and mutational subgroups of myeloproliferative neoplasms.” Cancer Res. 73(3):1076-85 (2013). PMID: 23066032.

42. Gralla RJ. “Palliative care: Aprepitant and control of emesis induced by 5-day chemotherapy.” Nat Rev Clin Oncol. Nov;9(11):614-6 (2012). PMID: 23070254

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44. Barginear MF, Gralla RJ, Bradley TP, Ali SS, Shapira I, Greben C, Nier-Shoulson N, Ackerman M, Lesser M, Budman DR. “Investigating the benefit of adding a vena cava filter to anticoagulation with fondaparinux sodium in patients with cancer and venous thromboembolism in a prospective randomized clinical trial.” Supportive Care in Cancer. 20:2865 – 2872 (2012). PMID: 22421738

45. Gralla RJ. “Coming of Age for Monitoring Quality of Life and Patient-Reported Outcomes.” Journal of Thoracic Oncology 7: 8-9 (2012). PMID:22173660

46. Barta SK, Zou Y, Schindler J, Shenoy N, Bhagat TD, Steidl U, Verma A. “Synergy of sequential administration of a deglycosylated ricin A chain-containing combined anti-CD19 and anti-CD22 immunotoxin (Combotox) and cytarabine in a murine model of advanced acute lymphoblastic leukemia.” Leuk Lymphoma. 2012 Oct;53(10):1999-2003. PMID: 22448921

47. Shenoy N, Kessel R, Bhagat TD, Bhattacharyya S, Yu Y, McMahon C, Verma A. “Alterations in the ribosomal machinery in cancer and hematologic disorders.” J Hematol Oncol. Jun 18;5:32
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51. Evangelou I, Petraki C, Msaouel P, Scorilas A, Sdrolia E, Padazi G, Koborozos V, Koutsilieris M. “Immunohistochemical expression of somatostatin receptor subtypes 2 and 5 in colorectal cancer” European Journal of Clinical Investigation Eur J Clin Invest. 42(7):777-83 (2012). PMID: 22304674

52. Msaouel P, Iankov ID, Dispenzieri A., Galanis E. “Attenuated oncolytic Measles Virus strains as cancer therapeutics.” Current Pharmaceutical Biotechnology 13(9):1732-41 (2012). PMID: 21740361

53. Roila F, Herrstedt J, Gralla RJ, and Tonato M. “Prevention of chemotherapy- and radiotherapy- induced nausea and vomiting: Guideline update and results of the Perugia consensus conference.” Supportive Care in Cancer 19: S63 – S65 (2011). PMID:21188425

54. Zhou L, Opalinska J, Sohal D, Yu Y, Mo Y, Bhagat T, Abdel-Wahab O, Fazzari M, Figueroa M, Alencar C, Zhang J, Kambhampati S, Parmar S, Nischal S, Hueck C, Suzuki M, Freidman E, Pellagatti A, Boultwood J, Steidl U, Sauthararajah Y, Yajnik V, McMahon C, Gore SD, Platanias LC, Levine R, Melnick A, Wickrema A, Greally JM, Verma A. “Aberrant epigenetic and genetic marks are seen in myelodysplastic leukocytes and reveal Dock4 as a candidate pathogenic gene on chromosome 7q.” J Biol Chem. 286(28):25211-23 (2011). PMID: 21532034

55. Roila F, Warr D, Aapro M, Clark-Snow RA, Einhorn L, Gralla RJ, Herrstedt J, Saito M, and Tonato M. Delayed emesis: moderately emetic chemotherapy (single-day chemotherapy regimens only). Supportive Care in Cancer 19: S57 – S62 (2011). PMID:20574663

56. Grunberg SM, Warr D, Gralla RJ, Rapoport BL, Hesketh PJ, Jordan K, and Espersen BT. “Evaluation of new antiemetic agents and definition of antineoplastic agent emetogenicity – state of the art.” Supportive Care in Cancer 19: S43 – S47 (2011). PMID:20972805

57. Reed LJ, Raghupathy R, Strakhan M, Philbeck TE, Kim MY, Battini R, Hussain Z, Abdullah S, Schweber S, Bala K, Pacello T. “The OnControl bone marrow biopsy technique is superior to the standard manual technique for hematologists-in-training: a prospective, randomized comparison.” Hematol Rep. 3(3):e21 (2011). PMID: 22593813

58. Alvarez H, Opalinska J, Zhou L, Sohal D, Fazzari MJ, Yu Y, Montagna C, Montgomery EA, Canto M, Dunbar KB, Wang J, Roa JC, Mo Y, Bhagat T, Ramesh KH, Cannizzaro L, Mollenhauer J, Thompson RF, Suzuki M, Meltzer SJ, Melnick A, Greally JM, Maitra A, Verma A. “Widespread hypomethylation occurs early and synergizes with gene amplification during esophageal carcinogenesis.” PLoS Genet. 7(3):e1001356 (2011). PMID: 21483804

59. Eliades A, Papadantonakis N, Bhupatiraju A, Burridge KA, Johnston-Cox HA, Migliaccio AR, Crispino JD, Lucero HA, Trackman PC, Ravid K. “Control of megakaryocyte expansion and bone marrow fibrosis by lysyl oxidase.” J Biol Chem. 286(31):27630-8 (2011). PMID: 21665949

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61. Msaouel P, Koutsilieris M. “Diagnostic Value of Circulating Tumor Cell Detection in Bladder and Urothelial Cancer: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.”. BMC Cancer 11(1):336 (2011). PMID: 21816094

62. Shin DS, Mahadeo K, Min SH, Diop-Bove N, Clayton P, Zhao R, Goldman ID. “Identification of novel mutations in the proton-coupled folate transporter (PCFT-SLC46A1) associated with hereditary folate malabsorption.” Mol Genet Metab. 103(1):33-7 (2011). PMID: 21333572

63. Goldman ID, Chattopadhyay S, Zhao R, Moran R. “The antifolates: evolution, new agents in the clinic, and how targeting delivery via specific membrane transporters is driving the development of a next generation of folate analogs.” Curr Opin Investig Drugs. 11(12):1409-23 (2010). PMID: 21154123

64. Schinke C, Goel S, Bhagat TD, Zhou L, Mo Y, Gallagher R, Kabalka GW, Platanias LC, Verma A, Das B. “Design and synthesis of novel derivatives of all-trans retinoic acid demonstrate the combined importance of acid moiety and conjugated double bonds in its binding to PML-RAR-alpha oncogene in acute promyelocytic leukemia.” Leuk Lymphoma. 51(6):1108-14 (2010). PMID: 20536349

65. Eliades A, Papadantonakis N, Ravid K. “New roles for cyclin E in megakaryocytic polyploidization.” J Biol Chem. 285(24):18909-17 (2010). PMID: 20392692

66. Schinke C, Mo Y, Yu Y, Amiri K, Sosman J, Greally J, Verma A. “Aberrant DNA methylation in malignant melanoma.” Melanoma Res. 20(4):253-65 (2010). PMID: 20418788

67. Gopal M, Abdullah SE, Grady JJ, Goodwin JS. “Screening for lung cancer with low-dose computed tomography: a systematic review and meta-analysis of the baseline findings of randomized controlled trials.” J Thorac Oncol. 5(8):1233-9 (2010). PMID: 20548246

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13. Farmakiotis D, Varughese J, Sue P, Andrews P, Brimmage M, Dobroszycki J, Coyle CM. “Typhoid Fever in an inner city hospital: a 5-year retrospective review.” J Travel Med. 20(1):17-21 (2013). PMID: 23279226

14. Pitpitan EV, Wagner KD, Goodman-Meza D, Semple SJ, Chavarin C, Strathdee SA, Patterson TL. “Context matters: the moderating role of bar context in the association between substance use during sex and condom use among male clients of female sex workers in Tijuana, Mexico.” AIDS Behav. Oct;17(8):2577-87 (2013). PMID: 23640653

15. Tebas P, Stein D, Binder-Scholl G, Mukherjee R, Brady T, Rebello T, Humeau L, Kalos M, Papasavvas E, Montaner L, Schullery D, Shaheen F, Brennan A, Zheng Z, Cotte J, Slepushkin V, Veloso E, Mackley A, Hwang W, Aberra F, Zhan J, Boyer J, Collman R, Bushman F, Levine B, June C. Antiviral effects of autologous CD4 T cells genetically modified with a conditionally replicating lentiviral vector expressing long anti-sense to HIV. Blood. 121(9):1524-1533 (2013). PMID: 23264589

16. Coyle CM. Neurocysticercosis: an update. Curr Infect Dis Rep. 16(11):437 (2014). PMID: 25339244

17. Calderon Y, Cowan E, Rhee JY, Brusalis C, Leider J. “Counselor-based rapid HIV testing in community pharmacies.” AIDS Patient Care STDS. 27(8):467-73 (2013). PMID: 23883320

18. Calderon Y, Chou K, Cowan E, Rhee JY, Mathew S, Ghosh R, Fettig J, Nickerson J, Leider J. “Analysis of HIV testing acceptance and risk factors of an adolescent cohort using emergency department-based multimedia HIV testing and counseling.” Sex Transm Dis. 40(8):624-8 (2013). PMID: 23859908

19. Guha M, Jariwala S, Jinjolava N, Mazer N, Revere E, Riska P, Jerschow E. “Toxocariasis presenting as eosinophilic ascites in a postpartum female.” Journal of Parasitic Diseases (2013).

20. Calderon Y, Cowan E, Leu CS, Brusalis C, Rhee JY, Nickerson J, Leider J, Bauman LJ. “A human immunodeficiency virus posttest video to increase condom use among adolescent emergency department patients.” J Adolesc Health. 53(1):79-84 (2013). PMID: 23582525

21. McCarthy AE, Weld LH, Barnett ED, So H, Coyle C, Greenaway C, Stauffer W, Leder K, Lopez-Velez R, Gautret P, Castelli F, Jenks N, Walker PF, Loutan L, Cetron M. “Spectrum of illness in international migrants seen at Geo Sentinel clinics in 1997-2009, part 2:migrants resettled internationally and evaluated for specific health concerns.” Clin Infect Dis. 56(7):925-33 (2013). PMID:23223602

22. Cowan E, Leider J, Velastegui L, Wexler J, Velloza J, Calderon Y. “A qualitative assessment of emergency department patients’ knowledge, beliefs, attitudes, and acceptance toward revised HIV testing strategies.” Acad Emerg Med. 20(3):287-94 (2013). PMID: 23517261

23. Yu X, Prados-Rosales R, Jenny-Avital ER, Sosa K, Casadevall A, Achkar JM. “Comparative evaluation of profiles of antibodies to mycobacterial capsular polysaccharides in tuberculosis patients and controls stratified by HIV status.” Clin Vaccine Immunol. 19(2):198-208 (2012). PMID: 22169090

24. Coyle CM, Mahanty S, Zunt JR, Wallin MT, Cantey PT, White AC Jr, O’Neal SE, Serpa JA, Southern PM, Wilkins P, McCarthy AE, Higgs ES, Nash TE. “Neurocysticercosis: neglected but not forgotten.” PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 6(5):e1500 (2012). PMID: 22666505

25. Burns F, Edwards SG, Woods J, Haidari G, Calderon Y, Leider J, Morris S, Tobin R, Cartledge J, Brown M. “Acceptability and feasibility of universal offer of rapid point of care testing for HIV in an acute admissions unit: results of the RAPID project.” PLoS One. 7(4):e35212 (2012). PMID: 22558129

26. Venna N, Coyle CM, González RG, Hedley-Whyte ET. “Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 15-2012. A 48-year-old woman with diplopia, headaches, and papilledema.” N Engl J Med. 366(20):1924-34 (2012). PMID: 22591299

27. Lekas HM, Siegel K, Leider J. “Challenges facing providers caring for HIV/HCV-coinfected patients.” Qual Health Res. 22(1):54-66 (2012). PMID: 21825278

28. Machado FS, Jelicks LA, Kirchhoff LV, Shirani J, Nagajyothi F, Mukherjee S, Nelson R, Coyle CM, Spray DC, de Carvalho AC, Guan F, Prado CM, Lisanti MP, Weiss LM, Montgomery SP, Tanowitz HB. “Chagas heart disease: report on recent developments.” Cardiol Rev. 20(2):53-65 (2012). PMID: 22293860

29. Coyle CM, Varughese J, Weiss LM, Tanowitz HB. “Blastocystis: to treat or not to treat…” Clin Infect Dis. 54(1):105-10 (2012). PMID: 22075794

30. Ferastraoaru DE, Jariwala NN, Jariwala SP. “Strongyloides stercoralis infection in a patient with sickle cell disease.” Ann Trop Med Parasitol. 105(8):647-50 (2011). PMID: 22325823

31. Achkar JM, Jenny-Avital ER. “Incipient and subclinical tuberculosis: defining early disease states in the context of host immune response.” J Infect Dis. 15;204 Suppl 4:S1179-86 (2011). PMID: 21996700

32. Lekas HM, Siegel K, Leider J. “Felt and enacted stigma among HIV/HCV-coinfected adults: the impact of stigma layering.” Qual Health Res. 21(9):1205-19 (2011). PMID: 21498828

33. Calderon Y, Cowan E, Nickerson J, Mathew S, Fettig J, Rosenberg M, Brusalis C, Chou K, Leider J, Bauman L. “Educational effectiveness of an HIV pretest video for adolescents: a randomized controlled trial.” Pediatrics. 127(5):911-6 (2011). PMID: 21482613

34. Jariwala S, Langman Y, Benson AA, Wolf E, Moss J, Zhu CC, Brandt L. “Strongyloidiasis presenting as eosinophilic ascites.” Ann Trop Med Parasitol 105(4):335-8 (2011). PMID: 21871171

35. Leider J, Fettig J, Calderon Y. “Engaging HIV-positive individuals in specialized care from an urban emergency department.” AIDS Patient Care STDS. 25(2):89-93 (2011). PMID: 21247337

36. Kecojevic A, Lindsell CJ, Lyons MS, Holtgrave D, Torres G, Heffelfinger J, Brown J, Couture E, Jung J, Connell S, Rothman RE; National Emergency Department HIV Testing Consortium. “Public health and clinical impact of increasing emergency department-based HIV testing: perspectives from the 2007 conference of the National Emergency Department HIV Testing Consortium”. Ann Emerg Med. 58(Suppl 1):S151-9 (2011). PMID: 21684395

37. Haukoos JS, White DA, Lyons MS, Hopkins E, Calderon Y, Kalish B, Rothman RE; National Emergency Department HIV Testing Consortium. “Operational methods of HIV testing in emergency departments: a systematic review”. Ann Emerg Med. 58(Suppl 1):S96-103 (2011). PMID: 21684417

38. Reimers LL, Sotardi S, Daniel D, Chiu LG, Van Arsdale A, Wieland DL, Leider JM, Xue X, Strickler HD, Garry DJ, Goldberg GL, Einstein MH. “Outcomes after an excisional procedure for cervical intraepithelial neoplasia in HIV-infected women.” Gynecol Oncol. 119(1):92-7 (2010). PMID: 20605046

39. Jenny-Avital ER, Joseph K. “Rifamycin-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in the highly active antiretroviral therapy era: a report of 3 relapses with acquired rifampin resistance following alternate-day rifabutin and boosted protease inhibitor therapy.” Clin Infect Dis. 15;48(10):1471-4 (2009). PMID: 19368504

40. Kakar RM, Mojadidi MK, Mofleh J. “Pertussis in Afghanistan, 2007-2008.” Emerging Infectious Diseases. 15(3): 501 (2009). PMID: 19239779

41. Coyle CM, Tanowitz HB. “Diagnosis and treatment of neurocysticercosis.” Interdiscip Perspect Infect Dis.2009:180742 (2009). PMID: 19727409

42. Katlama C, Haubrich R, Lalezari J, Lazzarin A, Madruga JV, Molina JM, Schechter M, Peeters M, Picchio G, Vingerhoets J, Woodfall B, De Smedt G; et al. DUET-1, DUET-2 study groups. “Efficacy and safety of etravirine in treatment-experienced, HIV-1 patients: pooled 48 week analysis of two randomized, controlled trials”. AIDS. 23(17):2289-300 (2009). PMID: 19710593

43. Calderon Y, Leider J, Hailpern S, Chin R, Ghosh R, Fettig J, Gennis P, Bijur P, Bauman L. “High-volume rapid HIV testing in an urban emergency department.” AIDS Patient Care STDS. 23(9):749-55 (2009). PMID: 19698029

44. Calderon Y, Leider J, Hailpern S, Haughey M, Ghosh R, Lombardi P, Bijur P, Bauman L. “A randomized control trial evaluating the educational effectiveness of a rapid HIV posttest counseling video.” Sex Transm Dis. 36(4):207-10 (2009). PMID: 19265735

45. Lyons MS, Lindsell CJ, Haukoos JS, et al. “Nomenclature and Definitions for Emergency Department Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Testing: Report from the 2007 Conference of the National Emergency Department HIV Testing Consortium”. Acad Emerg Med. 16(2):168-77 (2009). PMID: 19076107

46. Solaymani-Mohammadi S, Coyle CM, Factor SM, Petri WA Jr. “Amebic colitis in an antigenically and serologically negative patient: usefulness of a small-subunit ribosomal RNA gene-based polymerase chain reaction in diagnosis.” Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 62(3):333-5 (2008). PMID: 18691843

47. Fätkenheuer G, Nelson M, Lazzarin A, Konourina I, Hoepelman AI, Lampiris H, Hirschel B, Tebas P, Raffi F, Trottier B, Bellos N, Saag M, Cooper DA, Westby M, Tawadrous M, Sullivan JF, Ridgway C, Dunne MW, Felstead S, Mayer H, van der Ryst E; MOTIVATE 1 and MOTIVATE 2 Study Teams “Subgroup analyses of maraviroc in previously treated R5 HIV-1 infection”. N Engl J Med. 359(14):1442-55 (2008). PMID: 18832245

48. Gulick RM, Lalezari J, Goodrich J, Clumeck N, DeJesus E, Horban A, Nadler J, Clotet B, Karlsson A, Wohlfeiler M, Montana JB, McHale M, Sullivan J, Ridgway C, Felstead S, Dunne MW, van der Ryst E, Mayer H; MOTIVATE Study Teams. “Maraviroc for previously treated patients with R5 HIV-1 infection”. N Engl J Med. 359(14):1429-41 (2008). PMID: 18832244

49. Jenny-Avital ER, Hoffman J, Katz M, Leider J, Apfelroth S. “Cerebrospinal fluid HIV load in diverse clinical circumstances.” Clin Infect Dis. 15;46(12):1938-40 (2008); PMID: 18540816

50. Calderon Y, Haughey M, Leider J, Bijur PE, Gennis P, Bauman LJ. “Increasing willingness to be tested for human immunodeficiency virus in the emergency department during off-hour tours: a randomized trial.” Sex Transm Dis. 34(12):1025-9 (2007). PMID: 18032992

MEDICAL EDUCATION / HEALTH POLICY / EPIDEMIOLOGY

1. Nasioudis, D., Palaiodimos, L., Dagiasis, M., Katsarou, A., & Ntouros, E. Depression in military medicine cadets: a cross-sectional study.Military Medical Research, (2015):2(1), 1.

2. Robinson, K. A., Dinglas, V. D., Sukrithan, V., Yalamanchilli, R., Mendez-Tellez, P. A., Dennison-Himmelfarb, C., & Needham, D. M. Updated systematic review identifies substantial number of retention strategies: using more strategies retains more study participants. Journal of clinical epidemiology, 68(12) (2015): 1481-1487.. PMID 26186981

3. Msaouel P, Kappos T, Tasoulis A, Apostolopoulos AP, Lekkas I, Tripodaki ES, Keramaris NC. “Assessment of cognitive biases and biostatistics knowledge of medical residents: a multicenter, cross-sectional questionnaire study” Med Educ Online. 19:23646 (2014). PMID: 24646439

4. Katz-Sidlow RJ, Lindenbaum Y, Sidlow R. “Residents’ attitudes toward a smartphone policy for inpatient attending rounds.” J Hosp Med. Sep;8(9):541-2 (2013). PMID: 23955894

5. Katz-Sidlow RJ, Ludwig A, Miller S, Sidlow R. “Smartphone use during inpatient attending rounds: prevalence, patterns and potential for distraction.” J Hosp Med. Oct;7(8):595-9 (2012). PMID: 22744793

6. Msaouel P, Keramaris NC, Apostolopoulos AP, Syrmos N, Kappos T, Tasoulis A, Tripodaki ES, Kagiampaki E, Lekkas I, Siegrist J. “The Effort-Reward Imbalance Questionnaire in Greek: Translation, Validation and Psychometric Properties in health professionals.” Journal of Occupational Health 54: 119–130 (2012). PMID: 22313863

7. Sidlow R, Aggarwal V. “The MICU is full”: one hospital’s experience with an overflow triage policy.” Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. Oct;37(10):456-60 (2011). PMID: 22013819

8. Nabors C, Peterson SJ, Lee WN, Mumtaz A, Shah T, Sule S, Gutwein AH, Forman L, Eskridge E, Wold E, Stallings GW, Burak KK, Karmen C, Behar CF, Carosella C, Yu S, Kar K, Gennarelli M, Bailey-Wallace G, Goldberg R, Guo G, Frishman WH. “Experience with faculty supervision of an electronic resident sign-out system.” Am J Med. 123(4):376-81 (2010). PMID: 20362760

9. Sidlow R, Katz-Sidlow RJ. “Using a computerized sign-out system to improve physician-nurse communication.” Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. Jan;32(1):32-6 (2006). PMID: 16514937

10. Green EH, Fagan MJ, Reddy S, Sidlow R, Mechaber AJ; CDIM Subinternship Task Force. “Advances in the Internal medicine subinternship.” Am J Med. Dec 15;113(9):769-73 (2002). PMID: 12517373

11. Sidlow R, Mechaber AJ, Reddy S, Fagan M, Marantz PR. “The internal medicine subinternship: a curriculum needs assessment.” J Gen Intern Med. Jul;17(7):561-4 (2002). PMID: 12133147

12. Rajpathak SN, Aggarwal V, Hu FB. “Multifactorial intervention to reduce cardiovascular events in type 2 diabetes.” Curr Diab Rep. 10(1):16-23 (2010). PMID: 20425062

NEPHROLOGY

1.Sarathy H, Henriquez G, Abramowitz MK, Kramer H, Rosas SE, Johns T, et al. (2016) Abdominal Obesity, Race and Chronic Kidney Disease in Young Adults: Results from NHANES 1999-2010. PLoS ONE 11(5): e0153588. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0153588. PMID:27224643

2.Ghanta M, Kozicky M, Jim B. “Pathophysiologic and treatment strategies for cardiovascular disease in end-stage renal disease and kidney transplantations.” Cardiol Rev. 2015 May-Jun;23(3):109-18. PMID: 25420053

3.Sarathy H, Pramanik V, Kahn J, Abramowitz MK, Meier K, Kishore P, Melamed ML. “The effects of short-term vitamin D supplementation on glucose metabolism in dialysis patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis.” Int Urol Nephrol. 47(3):537-49 (2015). PMID: 25636811

4.Liu R, Zhong Y, Li X, Chen H, Jim B, Zhou MM, Chuang PY, He JC. “Role of Transcription Factor Acetylation in Diabetic Kidney Disease.” Diabetes. (2014). [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24608443

5.Acharya A, Brima W, Burugu S, Rege T. “Prediction of preeclampsia-Bench to bedside”. Current Hypertension Reports. 2014 Nov;16(11):491 PMID:25239543

6.Bouchard J, Acharya A, Cerda J, Maccariello E, Madarasu R, Tolwani A, Liang X, Fu P, Liu Z, Mehta R. “Acute kidney injury in the intensive care unit: A prospective international multicenter study” CJASN-0436-05-14 (In press)

7.Coritsidis GN, Maglinte GA, Acharya A, Saxena A, Chang CL, Hill J, Gitlin M, Lafayette RA. “Anemia management trends in hospital-based dialysis centers (HBDCs), 2010 to 2013.” Clin Ther. 1;36(3):408-18 (2014). PMID: 24582713

8.Yedia S, Burugu S, Jim B, Ansari N. “Antifreeze is not always Ethylene Glycol.” J Urol Nephrol. Vol:1. Issue1 (2014).

9.Acharya A, Santos J, Linde B, Anis K. “Acute kidney injury in pregnancy-current status.” Adv Chronic Kidney Dis. 20(3):215-22 (2013). PMID: 23928385

10.Jim B, Hou S. “Pregnancy and kidney disease-the miracle continues against all odds.” Adv Chronic Kidney Dis. 20(3):206-8 (2013). PMID: 23928383

11.De Zeeuw D, Akizawa T, Audhya P, Bakris GL, Chin M, Christ-Schmidt H, Goldsberry A, Houser M, Krauth M, Lambers Heerspink HJ, McMurray JJ, Meyer CJ, Parving HH, Remuzzi G, Toto RD, Vaziri ND, Wanner C, Wittes J, Wrolstad D, Chertow GM; BEACON Trial Investigators. “Bardoxolone methyl in type 2 diabetes and stage 4 chronic kidney disease.” N Engl J Med. 26;369(26):2492-503 (2013). PMID: 24206459

12.Polsani S, Phipps E, Jim B. “Emerging new biomarkers of preeclampsia.” Adv Chronic Kidney Dis. 20(3):271-9 (2013). PMID: 23928393

13.Mehta S, Cabrera VJ, Upputalla R, Jim B. “Urinary Biomarkers of Diabetic Nephropathy.” Current Biomarker Findings. 3:67-78 (2013).

14.Acharya A, Jim B. “The critically ill patient with chronic kidney disease.” In: John Kellum. Renal and Metabolic Disorders, Oxford University Press, 29-38 (2013).

15.Jim B, Santos J, Spath F, Cijiang He J. “Biomarkers of diabetic nephropathy, the present and the future.” Curr Diabetes Rev. 8(5):317-28 (2012). PMID: 22698077

16.Jim B, Ghanta M, Qipo A, Fan Y, Chuang PY, Cohen HW, Abadi M, Thomas DB, He JC. “Dysregulated nephrin in diabetic nephropathy of type 2 diabetes: a cross sectional study.” PLoS One. 7(5):e36041 (2012). PMID: 22615747

17.Jim B, Jean-Louis P, Qipo A, Garry D, Mian S, Matos T, Provenzano C, Acharya A. “Podocyturia as a diagnostic marker for preeclampsia amongst high-risk pregnant patients.” J Pregnancy. 2012:984630 (2012). PMID: 22970373

18.Kwok S, D’Agati V, Anis K, Jim B. “An unusual case of nephrotic syndrome and glucosuria.” Am J Kidney Dis. 59(5):734-7 (2012). PMID: 22336664

19.Chuang PY, Dai Y, Liu R, He H, Kretzler M, Jim B, Cohen CD, He JC. “Alteration of forkhead box O (foxo4) acetylation mediates apoptosis of podocytes in diabetes mellitus.” PLoS One. 6(8):e23566 (2011). PMID: 21858169

20.Jim B, Sharma S, Kebede T, Acharya A. “Hypertension in pregnancy: a comprehensive update.” Cardiol Rev. 18(4):178-89 (2010). PMID: 20539101

PULMONARY / CRITICAL CARE

1. Mojadidi MK, Bokhoor PI, Gevorgyan R, Noureddin N, MacLellan WC, Wen E, Aysola R, Tobis JM. “Sleep Apnea in Patients with and without a Right-to-Left Shunt.” J Clin Sleep Med. 2015 Jun 11. pii: jc-00267-14. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 26094924

2. Ponea AM, Marak CP, Sun Y, Guddati AK, Tibb AS. “Unusual synchronous lung tumors: mucoepidermoid carcinoma and mucinous adenocarcinoma.” Case Rep Oncol Med. 2014:183617 (2014). PMID: 24707420

3. Shiloh AL, Kazzi MG, Mathew R, Eisen LA, Carlese AJ. “A man in his 40s with a history of hypertension and alcohol dependency presenting to the ED with respiratory distress: septic shock in the setting of ARDS.” Chest. 145(2):e3-6 (2014). PMID: 24493554

4. Dicpinigaitis PV, Lim L, Farmakidis C. “Cough syncope.” Respir Med. 108(2):244-51 (2014). PMID: 24238768

5. Gopal M, Padayatchi N, Metcalfe JZ, O’Donnell MR. “Systematic review of clofazimine for the treatment of drug-resistant tuberculosis.” Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 17(8):1001-7 (2013). PMID: 23541151

6. Karakou E, Glynos C, Samara KD, Msaouel P, Koutsilieris M, Vassilakopoulos T. “Profile of Endocrinological Derangements Affecting PSA Values in Patients with COPD.” In Vivo. 27(5):641-9 (2013). PMID: 23988900

7. Ponea AM, Marak CP, Goraya H, Guddati AK. “Benign metastatic leiomyoma presenting as a hemothorax.” Case Rep Oncol Med. 2013:504589 (2013). PMID: 23956897

8. Yager NM, Ghate K, Swan RL, Farrokh A, Barba K, Beegle SH. “A rare case of empyema. Answer: Transformation of CLL into diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, also known as Richter syndrome.” Chest. 144(1):350-3 (2013). PMID: 23880686

9. Beegle SH, Barba K, Gobunsuy R, Judson MA. “Current and emerging pharmacological treatments for sarcoidosis: a review.” Drug Des Devel Ther. 12;7:325-38 (2013). PMID: 23596348

10. Chopra A, Shim C, Sharma N, Gordon D, Tibb A. “Primary salivary type lung tumor: Mucoepidermoid carcinoma.” Respiratory Medicine Case Report 2013:9;18-20.

11. Chopra A, Marak C, Allapan NK, Alterman D, Shim C. “Tumor lysis without syndrome in adenocarcinoma of the lung: Case report.” Respiratory Medicine Case Reports 2013; 10: 34-36.

12. Marak CP, Ponea AM, Alappan N, Shaheen S, Guddati AK. “Uterine leiomyosarcoma manifesting as a tricuspid valve mass.” Case Rep Oncol. 6(1):119-26 (2013). PMID: 23569446

13. Marak CP, Chopra A, Alappan N, Ponea AM, Guddati AK. “Ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome as an etiology of obstructive uropathy.” Case Rep Obstet Gynecol. 2013:653704 (2013). PMID: 23878750

14. Marak CP, Alappan N, Shim C, Guddati AK. “Diffuse alveolar hemorrhage due to ketorolac tromethamine.” Pharmacology. 92(1-2):11-3 (2013). PMID: 23867384

15. Marak C, Alappan N, Chopra A, Sinha S, Guddati A. “Uterine sarcoidosis: A rare extrapulmonary site of sarcoidosis.” Case Rep Rheumatol 2013:706738 (2013). PMID: 23762732

16. Marak CP, Ponea AM, Shim C, Shaheen S, Guddati AK. “Extracavitary manifestation of primary effusion lymphoma as a right atrial mass.” Case Rep Oncol. 6(1):114-8 (2013). PMID: 23569445

17. Cabrera VJ, Farmakiotis D, Aggarwal V. “Methylene chloride intoxication treated with hyperbaric oxygen therapy.” Am J Med. 124(5):e3-4 (2011). PMID: 21531220

18. Dhuper S, Chandra A, Ahmed A, Bista S, Moghekar A, Verma R, Chong C, Shim C, Cohen H, Choksi S. “Efficacy and cost comparisons of bronchodilatator administration between metered dose inhalers with disposable spacers and nebulizers for acute asthma treatment.” J Emerg Med. 40(3):247-55 (2011). PMID: 19081697

19. Dicpinigaitis PV, Bhat R, Rhoton WA, Tibb AS, Negassa A. “Effect of viral upper respiratory tract infection on the urge-to-cough sensation.” Respir Med. 105(4):615-8 (2011). PMID: 21185164

20. Feldman JM, Mayefsky L, Beckmann L, Lehrer PM, Serebrisky D, Shim C. “Ethnic differences in asthma-panic disorder comorbidity.” J Allergy Clin Immunol. 125(3):760-2 (2010). PMID: 20132974