Recent Internal Medicine Residency Program Publications

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2015

Publications

  1. Alawneh A, Tuqan W, Innabi A, Al-Nimer Y, Azzouqah O, Rimawi D, Taqash A, Elkhatib M, Klepstad P. Clinical Factors Associated with a Short Survival Time After Percutaneous Nephrostomy for Ureteric Obstruction in Cancer Patients: An Updated Model. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2015 Oct 20.
  2. Eberly LA, Osman D, Collins NP. Hyperhemolysis Syndrome without Underlying Hematologic Disease. Case Rep Hematol. 2015;2015:180526.
  3. Ghori U.K, Folch E. Book chapter "Mediastinal Anatomy" published by Bentham Book. Recent Advances in Respiratory Medicine. 2015, Jul;
  4. Ghori U.K, Ahmed S. (2015, January 01). Case of the month: More Red Wine, Every Time. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=more+red+wine%2C+every+time.
  5. Jalil B, Boivin M. Ultrasound for critical care physicians: Now my Heart is Even More Full. Southwest J Pulm Crit Care. 2015;10(2):83-6.
  6. Lacy M, Davis K, Tolstrup K, Rendon P. When Should Hospitalists Order Continuous Cardiac Monitoring? The Hospitalist. November 4, 2015: 19-21.
  7. Matani S, Pierce J.R. Spilt Milk: An Unusual Cause of Bilateral Chylothorax. J of Investigative Medicine High Impact Case Reports. April-June 2015.
  8. Neuwelt A, Sidhu N, Hu CA, Mlady G, Eberhardt SC, Sillerud LO. Iron-based superparamagnetic nanoparticle contrast agents for MRI of infection and inflammation. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2015;204(3):W302-13.
  9. Sharifi M, Ereifej L, Lewiecki EM. Sclerostin and skeletal health. Rev Endocr Metab Disord. 2015;16(2):149-56.
  10. Stulberg D, Carlson T. Elderly Woman With an Itchy Scalp. Family Practice Recertification. April 2015.

Presentations/Abstracts

  1. Abdel Jawad M, Altamimi B, Olson D. Anti GQ1b. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  2. Abdou Y, Altamimi B, Rendon P. Catastrophe in the ICU. November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  3. Aghdassi A, Ling D, Mojtahed K, Rendon P. Chronic RUQ pain with Severe Symptoms and Laboratory Derangements: The Writing on the Wall. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  4. Aghdassi A, Ling D, Mojtahed K, Rendon P. Chronic RUQ pain with Severe Symptoms and Laboratory Derangements: The Writing on the Wall. November 2015. Poster presentation at Society of Hospital Medicine, Denver, Colorado.
  5. Andrews R, Gavin M. Post- Infectious IBS following recurrent/relapsing C. Difficile associated diarrhea. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  6. Assad N, Duchesne J, Ghori U.K. ,Saeed A.I. A case of Disseminated Nocardiosis Presenting as a Mediastinal Mass in an HIV patient, Diagnosed by Endobronchial Ultrasound transbronchial needle aspiration biopsy. Poster presented at American Thoracic Society 2015; Denver, Colorado.
  7. Azeem M, Deaton B.R, Ghori U.K, Huelskamp S.B, Villalobos N.E, Malik U.I, Guillamet R.V. COPD Exacerbations and Admission Risks. Poster presented at American Thoracic Society 2015; Denver, CO.
  8. Bailey C, Sheehan E, Quintana E, Pizanis C. An Unusual Presentation of Severe Lactic Acidosis. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  9. Burns S, Rendon P. Take as directed. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  10. Camp P, Burns S, Pizanis C. Better Take Another Look at That ECG. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  11. Collier R, Sosa D, Pierce JR, Lacy M. But Where was the Cat? Pasturella Bacteremia in a Rare Lymphedema DIsorder. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  12. Colom Steele D, Valladres J, Farshami F, Ayoubieh H. Chasing a White Count Higher and Higher. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  13. Cordova T, Davis K, Lacy M. Reducing Overutilization of Cardiac Telemetry through Targeted Education. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  14. Cox S, Gonzales K, Barrett E. Renal Artery Stenosis: To Test or Not to Test. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  15. Darabant S, Oberton S, Goyal V, Roldan L, Roldan C. A Hole in the Wall: Ventricular Septal Defect from a Severe Aortic Regurgitation Jet Lesion. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  16. Ebisu Y, Eleid J, Olson D. When the Widow Bites: A report of Hypertensive Urgency and Myocarditis in the setting of a Widow Spider Bite. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  17. Ghori U, Ahmed S. Actinomycosis of the Aerodigestive Tract. November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  18. Ghori U.K, Assad N, Saeed A.I. Role Of Endobronchial Ultrasound In Detection Of Masquerading Pulmonary Hamartoma. Poster presented at American Thoracic Society 2015; Denver, CO.
  19. Ghori U.K, Saeed A.I. Endobronchial USG: Novel Approach in Diagnosing Thymic Carcinoma Poster presented at: American Thoracic Society 2015; Denver, CO.
  20. Gillooly Z, Morales C, Jernigan J. Anticoagulating a Sick Case of Emboli. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  21. Goyal N, Moretti A, Rao D. Atypical, Atypical HUS: Rare Squared. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  22. Hu S, Lacy M. Improvement Through Movement – a Case of Severe Hypercalcemia of Immobilization. November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  23. Johnson C, Khashaei S. Terrifying Tramadol Toxicity. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  24. Kanyinda N, Rivera M, Morales J, Eleid J, Langsjoen J. What’s Growing in the Belly: An Unexpected Case of Listeria monocytogenese Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  25. Khan B, Guitterez V, Roesch J. Streptococcus from Equines to Immunocompromised Patient. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  26. LeBlanc M, Orellana-Ponce C, Snyder E, Ratliff M, Roldan C. Incidental finding of a posterior atrial myxoma in an asymptomatic male patient assessed by multimodality imaging. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  27. LeBlanc M, Snyder E, Orellana-Ponce C, Clegg S. A rare case of cardiac tamponade secondary to peritoneopericardial fistula. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  28. Leone C, Liaboe L, Stecker A, Rendon P, Pizanis C. Post Exchange Hyperglycemia: The Tale of a Old Protein and a New Problem. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  29. Leone C, Liaboe L, Stecker A, Rendon P, Pizanis C. Post Exchange Hyperglycemia: The Tale of a Old Protein and a New Problem. 2015. Poster presentation at Society of Hospital Medicine, Denver, Colorado.
  30. Liaboe L, Perez-Ledezma C, Lacy M. When granular casts muddy the waters. November 2015. Posterpresentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  31. Liu Z, Bunn C, Lacy M. Management of Catheter-Associated Thrombus in a Patient with Massive Pulmonary Embolism. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  32. Lytle K, Colombo S. Anchoring bias leads to the near miss of a rare complication of pneumonia. November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  33. Maestas T, Snyder E, Ponce Orellana C, Achrekar A. Methemoglobinemia after topical benzocaine during transesophageal echocardiogram. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  34. Matani S, Roesch J. IV Methamphetamine Leading to Intra-parenchymal and SAH, A Case Report and Review of the Literature. November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  35. Morales C, Montano S, Sidhu N. Sugary Weakness. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  36. Mupfumira T, Kok S, Beeley P, Roesch J, deGraauw J. More to the Story: Kidney Disease in a Long-Standing Diabetic Not Just Diabetic Nephropathy. November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  37. Mytinger A, Andre P, Bunn C, Sidhu N. To Strip or Not to Strip, That is the Question. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  38. Ostwani W, Safadi S, Fleming H, Roldan C. Coronary Artery Aneurysmal Disease and Acute Coronary Syndrome.
  39. Ostwani W, Safadi S, Khashaei S. An Unusual Cause of High Fever.
  40. Parnall T, Rivera F, Lacy M. The Clot: An Atypical Presentation of a Myeloproliferative Disorder. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  41. Perez-Ledezma C, Langsjoen J, Rivera F, Lowe E. Levimasole Induced Vasculitis: A fresh look of an old drug. November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  42. Pizanis C, Snyder E, Smith C, Huerta S, Rendon P. Ward redesign project: Improving admission processes and flow. March 2015. Poster at Society of Hospital Medicine, National Harbor, Maryland.
  43. Pregenzer-Wenzler A, Hanson E, Imber J. Refractory Hypophosphatemia in Sunny New Mexico. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  44. Quintana E, Bailey C, Sheehan E, Scott S. Successful Inpatient Buprenorphine and Benzodiazepine Titration for Co-existing Alcohol and Opiate Dependence in a Patient with Torsades de Pointes and QT Prolongation. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  45. Reddy S, Safadi S, Lui Z, Rendon P. Don’t Judge a Book by its (lack of) Cover. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  46. Rivera M, Huff A. Severe hyponatremia with long QTc: When prescribed drugs synchronize to create a metabolic disaster. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  47. Safadi S, Thaxton L, Mayasy S, Rendon P. An Unusual Case of Lower Limb Weakness . November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  48. Sheehan E, Andrews R, Lacy M. A Remembrance of Procedures Past: Late Hepatic Artery Thrombosis. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  49. Sidhu N. Pharmacist based Intervention to prevent medical errors at discharge. March 2015. Poster at Society of Hospital Medicine, National Harbor, Maryland.
  50. Sidhu N. Pharmacist based Intervention to prevent medical errors at discharge. March 2015. Poster at Society of General Internal Medicine, Toronto, Canada.
  51. Sidhu N. Sepsis with transaminitis: More than shock liver. March 2015. Poster at Society of Hospital Medicine, National Harbor, Maryland.
  52. Snyder L, Comerci G. Complex regional pain syndrome after transradial cardiac catheterization. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  53. Stanley G, Pierce JR. Phantom Pancreatitis. November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  54. Tabilona J, Ramirez M, Safadi S, Jernigan J. An Unusual Case of Persistent Lactic Acidosis. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  55. Trieu B, Grutcki D. Large right-sided pleural effusion in a cirrhotic patient in the setting of mild-volume ascites. November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  56. Villalobos N, Rendon P, Sidhu N. A mouth full of what? November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  57. Zaveri S, Bui P, Pierce JR. Sanguineous pericardial effusion in the setting of Graves disease. November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

2014

Publications

  1. Al-sadi R, Ye D, Boivin M, Guo S, Hashimi M, Ereifej L, Ma TY. Interleukin-6 modulation of intestinal epithelial tight junction permeability is mediated by JNK pathway activation of claudin-2 gene. PLoS ONE. 2014;9(3):e85345.
  2. Hoffman I, Zolnick MR, Bunn C. Transient post-reperfusion left bundle branch block and accelerated idioventricular rhythm with paradoxical QRS narrowing. J Electrocardiol. 2014;47(5):705-7.
  3. Jalil B, Rahman F, Ali Saeed. Endobronchial Ultrasound Bronchoscope Insertion Through a Flexible Tracheostomy Tube: A Novel Approach to Perform EBUS in Patients With Closed Upper Airway. Chest. 2014 October 1, 146 (4): 799A.
  4. Neuwelt AJ, Nguyen TM, Fu R, et al. Incidence of Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia after temozolomide for CNS malignancies without prophylaxis. CNS Oncol. 2014;3(4):267-73.
  5. Tryon C, Coffey J, Fatemi L, Rendon P. VIPoma as a cause of persistent diarrhea. Cases from the Seattle VA Hospital and the University of Washington. ACP Hospitalist Nov 2014.

Presentations/Abstracts

  1. Abdou Y, Rendon P. Striking the right cord. November 2014. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  2. Abu Nabaa O, Rendon P. Free falling in the ICU . November 2014. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  3. Aguayo-Rico A, Jernigan J. Pyogenic liver abscess vs. hepatocellular carcinoma, the challenge of diagnosis without a biopsy. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  4. Amdur S, Pizanis C. A case of TB-induced hypersensitivity. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  5. Bailey C, Beely P. Eyes Wide Shut: An Uncommon Presentation of Recurrent Granulomatosis with polyangiitis. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  6. Bennett J, Rendon P. Free falling in the ICU. November 2014. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  7. Bunn C, Hoffman R. Sepsis with Transaminitis: Not always Ischemic Hepatitis. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  8. Bunn C, Raskin Y. A case of very complex seizure. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  9. Bunn C, Langsjoen J. Improving documentation of supplements during medication. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  10. Burns S, Bunn C, Cox B. Taking a stab at diagnosis. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  11. Cantu S, Rendon P. Adult-Onset asthma with dysphagia: A case of anchoring bias. November 2014. Oral Presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  12. Carlson T, Niehaus K, Saeed A. A "shocking" twist. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  13. Colom Steele D, Lin H. November 2014. Clostridium Difficil - True to its name. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  14. Deaton B, Beely P. A rare case of scurvy in a patient with cerebral palsy. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  15. Deaton B, Gonzales, K, Jernigan J. Biopsy confirmed renal injury in a case of leucamisole-induced ANCA vasculitis. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  16. Deaton B, Vazquez-Guillamet C, Vazquez-Guillamet R. Trajectory of Patients with MRSA bacteremia. Oral Presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  17. Duchesne J, Emil S. Developing specific identifiers for a new classification system and diagnostic differentiation for cocain induced vasculitis. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  18. Eleid J, Goot T. It's not pancreatitis: Persistently elevated lipase seconday to macrolipasemia. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  19. Ereifej L, Rendon P. Mid-back pain, a diagnosis in evolution. November 2014. Oral Presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  20. Ghori U, Saeed A. Endobronchial ultrasound with fine needle aspiration biopsy of anterior mediastinal mass; a safe and comprehensive biopsy approach in establishing diagnosis of thymic carcinoma. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  21. Gonzales K, Schade D. Malignant Insulinema: A rare cause of recurrent Hypoglycemia. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  22. Goot T, Miller J,Serna-Gallegos T, Pizanis C. CONNed out of a diagnosis: a case of an ectopic ACTH-secreting tumor. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  23. Hanson E, Raizada V. Diastolic Dysfunction in Friedreichs ataxia. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  24. Jackson J, Langsjoen J. A diet of diet coke: An unusual presentatin of hemolytic anemia. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  25. Jalil B, Rendon P. Polymethyl-methylacrylate (PMMA) pulmonary embolism after vertebroplasty: a report of a delayed presentation with involvement of hemiazygous vein. October 2014. Poster at Chest, Austin, Texas.
  26. Jan I, Imber J. Vitamin B12 deficiency masquerading as TTP. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  27. Johnson C, Khashaei S. Topiramate-Induced Renal Potassium Loss Causing Severe Hypokalemia. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  28. Johnson J, Sanchez K, Jernigan J. Subarachnoid hemorrhage the initial manifestation of granulomatosis with polyangiitis flare. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  29. Liaboe L, Cutrufello N, Huelskamp S, Carson T, Ronan T, Pizanis C. Leaching liver lesions: a case of invasive Klebsiella pneumoniae liver abscess syndrome. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  30. Liu Z, Khashaei S. An Unusual Cause of Hepatic Abcess in A patient with Diverticulitis. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Liu Z, Rao D. Sweet's syndrome and Insectocides: A cautionary tale. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  31. Lytle K, Raskin Y. Calcific valvular disease in end stage renal disease patients. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  32. Matani S, Pierce R. Spilt Milk: An unusual case of bilateral chylothorax. November 2014. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  33. Mitta P, Azzouqah O, Rendon P, Lacy M. Zero in 60 in 48 hours. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  34. Osman D, Quintana D. Why cant I stop bleeding? November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  35. Ostwani W, Khashaei S. Pulmonary Cement Embolism after Kyphoplasy. November 2014. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  36. Rea-McCord C, Langsjoen J. Improving documentation of supplements during medication reconciliation. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  37. Rukov B, Kroth P. An unusual infection of a peculiar site. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  38. Seiler M, Jernigan J. Mycoplasma pneumonia: A novel risk factor for thromboemboli? November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Presented at American College Physicians national meeting, 04/11/2014, Orlando, FL. Winner of resident competition. American College of Physicians New Mexico Chapter Scientific Meeting, 10/18/2013, Albuquerque, NM.
  39. Shera A, Hoffman R. Sepsis with Transaminitis: Not always Ischemic Hepatitis. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  40. Showers S, Andrews R, Jernigan J. A clinically important and novel side effect of Sumatriptan: A case report. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  41. Smith T, Nim A. Recognizing tick-burn relapsing fever in New Mexico. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  42. Snyder E, Langsjoen J. Improving documentation of supplements during medication. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  43. Sosa D, Nemunaitis J, Pizanis C. A Killer in Disguise: The mask of orbital cellulitis. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  44. Tryon C, Coffey J, Fatemi L, Rendon P. VIPoma as a cause of persistent diarrhea. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

2013

Publications

  1. Al-sadi R, Guo S, Ye D, Dokladny K, Alhmoud T, Ereifej L, Said HM, Ma TY. Mechanism of IL-1ᄇ modulation of intestinal epithelial barrier involves p38 kinase and activating transcription factor-2 activation. J Immunol. 2013;190(12):6596-606.
  2. Ganesh A, Nahapetian R, Guruguri P, Luraschi-Monjagatta C. Iatrogenic Pneumothorax due to Dobhoffs tube placement. Medical image of the week, Southwest Journal of Pulmonary and Critical Care. 2013;6(3):150.
  3. Guruguri P, Takyar V, Campion J, Klotz S, Factor P. Excessive Dynamic collapse of the trachea. Medical image of the week, Southwest Journal of Pulmonary and Critical Care. 2013;7(1):40.
  4. Klepitskaya O, Neuwelt AJ, Nguyen T, Leehey M. Primary dystonia misinterpreted as Parkinson disease: Video case presentation and practical clues. Neurol Clin Pract. 2013;3(6):469-474.
  5. Langsjoen J, Aguayo Rico A, Thoreson L. Use of electronic control device (taser) associated with cardiac arrest and severe anoxic brain injury. Society of Hospital Medicine: 2013 RIV AbstractIssue, Volume 8, May 2013Abstract Supplement.
  6. Taylor A, Westveld AH, Szkudlinska M, Guruguri P, Annabi E, Patwardhan A, Price TJ, Yassine HN. The use of metformin is associated with decreased lumbarradiculopathy pain. J Pain Res. 2013 Dec 9;6:755-63. doi: 10.2147/JPR.S52205.
  7. Niehaus K, Zamora E, Harkins M. Fatal CNS air embolism during elective EGD. Endoscopy. 2013 Jul;45 Suppl 2:E205. doi: 10.1055/s-0033-1344328.

Presentations/Abstracts

  1. Alavala, A., Guruguri, P., Thal, S., Ainapurapu, B. The Rum Rhythm: Complete heart block due to alcohol intoxication. Poster at ACP Arizona 2013.
  2. Fernandes, A., Guruguri, P., Takyar, V., Klotz S. Isolated pulmonary valve endocarditis. 2013. Poster at ACP Arizona.
  3. Taylor A, Skudlinska M, Guruguri P, Annabi E, Price T,Yassine H. A retrospective study on Metformin use and neuropathicpain. Poster at Annual meeting of the Endocrine Society, 2012, Houston, Tx.
  4. Ross J, Tullius T, Flores M, Moorthy C. A radiographic presentation of Poland Mobius syndrome with dextrocardia. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  5. Barrett K, Langsjoen J. Acute eosinophilic ascites. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  6. Imber J, Defeliece N. Cutaneous TB in an immunocompromised Kenyan woman. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  7. Ereifej L, Harkins M. An interesting case of NSAID-induced enteropathy. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  8. Aguayo-Rico A, Jernigan J. Pyogenic liver abscess vs hepatocellular carcinoma, the challenge of diagnosis without a biopsy. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  9. Rea C, Bouchonville M. Graves disease in pregnancy: A case of fetal and neonatal thyrotoxicosis. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  10. Osman D, Chang B. Fulminant mycoplasma pneumonia a rare case presentation in a 54 year old. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  11. Deaton B, Iqbal M, Barry M, Horowitz B. Collapsing glomerulopathy associated with Parvovirus B19. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  12. Prajit A, Sandu A, Servilla K. Percutanous chemolysis of uric acid stones: Revisiting old tricks for contemporary medicine. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  13. Riggin L, Pentecost P. Lasix use in the elderly-a blistering problem. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  14. Ereifej L, Hoffman R. Unusual presentation of hemochromatosis. October 2013. Oral presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  15. Camp P. Radiation proctitis presenting with diarrhea. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  16. Nemunaitis J, Rojas-Hernandez C. A case of ataxia and its incidentally discovered etiology. October 2013. Oral presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  17. Vestal R, Berry T, Davis D. Methamphetamine associated decompression hematuria. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  18. Abu Saleh O. When the lab calls. October 2013. Oral presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  19. Abu Saleh O. When things happen together. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  20. Sidhu N, Zamora E. Complicated abdominal abscesses-TPA or TP eh?? October 2013. Oral presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  21. Sidhu N, Hoffman R, Yee E. Colorectal cancer in third decade of life: Understanding hereditary syndromes. October 2013. Oral presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  22. Allaham A, Rendon P. Masquerading subcutaneous nodules, not all are erythema nodosum. October 2013. Oral presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  23. Fatemi L, Tryon C, Rendon P. Severe persistent diarrhea-not always c diff. October 2013. Oral presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  24. Johnson-Martinez K, Beeley P. Puffy hand syndrome: a complication of arterial injection of illicit drugs resulting in chronic limb edema. October 2013. Oral presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  25. Neuwelt A. 52 year old male with history of HIV presenting with lower extremity pain and hoarseness. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  26. Ebara L, Rogers K. Uncommon diagnosis for ICU admission for pustulor rahs and signs of severe sepsis. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  27. Ebara L, Kellie S, Burgos M. Approach to fever of unknown origin in elderly. October 2013. Oral presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  28. Gonzales K, Sidhu N, Raskin Y. Levimasole toxicity masquerading as rheumatologic disease. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  29. Goot T. Congestion by infection. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  30. Bader H. A case of severe UTI caused by a rare bacteria previously thought to be non-pathogenic. October 2013. Oral presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  31. Cordova J. Fleccanide toxicity can rapidly result in severe cardiovascular collapse and death in the setting of acute renal failure. The uncommon use of fleccanide makes fleccanide toxicity a diagnostic challenge. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

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2015

Publications

  1. Alawneh A, Tuqan W, Innabi A, Al-Nimer Y, Azzouqah O, Rimawi D, Taqash A, Elkhatib M, Klepstad P. Clinical Factors Associated with a Short Survival Time After Percutaneous Nephrostomy for Ureteric Obstruction in Cancer Patients: An Updated Model. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2015 Oct 20.
  2. Eberly LA, Osman D, Collins NP. Hyperhemolysis Syndrome without Underlying Hematologic Disease. Case Rep Hematol. 2015;2015:180526.
  3. Ghori U.K, Folch E. Book chapter "Mediastinal Anatomy" published by Bentham Book. Recent Advances in Respiratory Medicine. 2015, Jul;
  4. Ghori U.K, Ahmed S. (2015, January 01). Case of the month: More Red Wine, Every Time. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?term=more+red+wine%2C+every+time.
  5. Jalil B, Boivin M. Ultrasound for critical care physicians: Now my Heart is Even More Full. Southwest J Pulm Crit Care. 2015;10(2):83-6.
  6. Lacy M, Davis K, Tolstrup K, Rendon P. When Should Hospitalists Order Continuous Cardiac Monitoring? The Hospitalist. November 4, 2015: 19-21.
  7. Matani S, Pierce J.R. Spilt Milk: An Unusual Cause of Bilateral Chylothorax. J of Investigative Medicine High Impact Case Reports. April-June 2015.
  8. Neuwelt A, Sidhu N, Hu CA, Mlady G, Eberhardt SC, Sillerud LO. Iron-based superparamagnetic nanoparticle contrast agents for MRI of infection and inflammation. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2015;204(3):W302-13.
  9. Sharifi M, Ereifej L, Lewiecki EM. Sclerostin and skeletal health. Rev Endocr Metab Disord. 2015;16(2):149-56.
  10. Stulberg D, Carlson T. Elderly Woman With an Itchy Scalp. Family Practice Recertification. April 2015.

Presentations/Abstracts

  1. Abdel Jawad M, Altamimi B, Olson D. Anti GQ1b. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  2. Abdou Y, Altamimi B, Rendon P. Catastrophe in the ICU. November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  3. Aghdassi A, Ling D, Mojtahed K, Rendon P. Chronic RUQ pain with Severe Symptoms and Laboratory Derangements: The Writing on the Wall. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  4. Aghdassi A, Ling D, Mojtahed K, Rendon P. Chronic RUQ pain with Severe Symptoms and Laboratory Derangements: The Writing on the Wall. November 2015. Poster presentation at Society of Hospital Medicine, Denver, Colorado.
  5. Andrews R, Gavin M. Post- Infectious IBS following recurrent/relapsing C. Difficile associated diarrhea. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  6. Assad N, Duchesne J, Ghori U.K. ,Saeed A.I. A case of Disseminated Nocardiosis Presenting as a Mediastinal Mass in an HIV patient, Diagnosed by Endobronchial Ultrasound transbronchial needle aspiration biopsy. Poster presented at American Thoracic Society 2015; Denver, Colorado.
  7. Azeem M, Deaton B.R, Ghori U.K, Huelskamp S.B, Villalobos N.E, Malik U.I, Guillamet R.V. COPD Exacerbations and Admission Risks. Poster presented at American Thoracic Society 2015; Denver, CO.
  8. Bailey C, Sheehan E, Quintana E, Pizanis C. An Unusual Presentation of Severe Lactic Acidosis. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  9. Burns S, Rendon P. Take as directed. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  10. Camp P, Burns S, Pizanis C. Better Take Another Look at That ECG. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  11. Collier R, Sosa D, Pierce JR, Lacy M. But Where was the Cat? Pasturella Bacteremia in a Rare Lymphedema DIsorder. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  12. Colom Steele D, Valladres J, Farshami F, Ayoubieh H. Chasing a White Count Higher and Higher. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  13. Cordova T, Davis K, Lacy M. Reducing Overutilization of Cardiac Telemetry through Targeted Education. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  14. Cox S, Gonzales K, Barrett E. Renal Artery Stenosis: To Test or Not to Test. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  15. Darabant S, Oberton S, Goyal V, Roldan L, Roldan C. A Hole in the Wall: Ventricular Septal Defect from a Severe Aortic Regurgitation Jet Lesion. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  16. Ebisu Y, Eleid J, Olson D. When the Widow Bites: A report of Hypertensive Urgency and Myocarditis in the setting of a Widow Spider Bite. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  17. Ghori U, Ahmed S. Actinomycosis of the Aerodigestive Tract. November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  18. Ghori U.K, Assad N, Saeed A.I. Role Of Endobronchial Ultrasound In Detection Of Masquerading Pulmonary Hamartoma. Poster presented at American Thoracic Society 2015; Denver, CO.
  19. Ghori U.K, Saeed A.I. Endobronchial USG: Novel Approach in Diagnosing Thymic Carcinoma Poster presented at: American Thoracic Society 2015; Denver, CO.
  20. Gillooly Z, Morales C, Jernigan J. Anticoagulating a Sick Case of Emboli. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  21. Goyal N, Moretti A, Rao D. Atypical, Atypical HUS: Rare Squared. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  22. Hu S, Lacy M. Improvement Through Movement – a Case of Severe Hypercalcemia of Immobilization. November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  23. Johnson C, Khashaei S. Terrifying Tramadol Toxicity. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  24. Kanyinda N, Rivera M, Morales J, Eleid J, Langsjoen J. What’s Growing in the Belly: An Unexpected Case of Listeria monocytogenese Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  25. Khan B, Guitterez V, Roesch J. Streptococcus from Equines to Immunocompromised Patient. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  26. LeBlanc M, Orellana-Ponce C, Snyder E, Ratliff M, Roldan C. Incidental finding of a posterior atrial myxoma in an asymptomatic male patient assessed by multimodality imaging. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  27. LeBlanc M, Snyder E, Orellana-Ponce C, Clegg S. A rare case of cardiac tamponade secondary to peritoneopericardial fistula. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  28. Leone C, Liaboe L, Stecker A, Rendon P, Pizanis C. Post Exchange Hyperglycemia: The Tale of a Old Protein and a New Problem. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  29. Leone C, Liaboe L, Stecker A, Rendon P, Pizanis C. Post Exchange Hyperglycemia: The Tale of a Old Protein and a New Problem. 2015. Poster presentation at Society of Hospital Medicine, Denver, Colorado.
  30. Liaboe L, Perez-Ledezma C, Lacy M. When granular casts muddy the waters. November 2015. Posterpresentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  31. Liu Z, Bunn C, Lacy M. Management of Catheter-Associated Thrombus in a Patient with Massive Pulmonary Embolism. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  32. Lytle K, Colombo S. Anchoring bias leads to the near miss of a rare complication of pneumonia. November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  33. Maestas T, Snyder E, Ponce Orellana C, Achrekar A. Methemoglobinemia after topical benzocaine during transesophageal echocardiogram. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  34. Matani S, Roesch J. IV Methamphetamine Leading to Intra-parenchymal and SAH, A Case Report and Review of the Literature. November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  35. Morales C, Montano S, Sidhu N. Sugary Weakness. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  36. Mupfumira T, Kok S, Beeley P, Roesch J, deGraauw J. More to the Story: Kidney Disease in a Long-Standing Diabetic Not Just Diabetic Nephropathy. November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  37. Mytinger A, Andre P, Bunn C, Sidhu N. To Strip or Not to Strip, That is the Question. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  38. Ostwani W, Safadi S, Fleming H, Roldan C. Coronary Artery Aneurysmal Disease and Acute Coronary Syndrome.
  39. Ostwani W, Safadi S, Khashaei S. An Unusual Cause of High Fever.
  40. Parnall T, Rivera F, Lacy M. The Clot: An Atypical Presentation of a Myeloproliferative Disorder. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  41. Perez-Ledezma C, Langsjoen J, Rivera F, Lowe E. Levimasole Induced Vasculitis: A fresh look of an old drug. November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  42. Pizanis C, Snyder E, Smith C, Huerta S, Rendon P. Ward redesign project: Improving admission processes and flow. March 2015. Poster at Society of Hospital Medicine, National Harbor, Maryland.
  43. Pregenzer-Wenzler A, Hanson E, Imber J. Refractory Hypophosphatemia in Sunny New Mexico. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  44. Quintana E, Bailey C, Sheehan E, Scott S. Successful Inpatient Buprenorphine and Benzodiazepine Titration for Co-existing Alcohol and Opiate Dependence in a Patient with Torsades de Pointes and QT Prolongation. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  45. Reddy S, Safadi S, Lui Z, Rendon P. Don’t Judge a Book by its (lack of) Cover. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  46. Rivera M, Huff A. Severe hyponatremia with long QTc: When prescribed drugs synchronize to create a metabolic disaster. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  47. Safadi S, Thaxton L, Mayasy S, Rendon P. An Unusual Case of Lower Limb Weakness . November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  48. Sheehan E, Andrews R, Lacy M. A Remembrance of Procedures Past: Late Hepatic Artery Thrombosis. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  49. Sidhu N. Pharmacist based Intervention to prevent medical errors at discharge. March 2015. Poster at Society of Hospital Medicine, National Harbor, Maryland.
  50. Sidhu N. Pharmacist based Intervention to prevent medical errors at discharge. March 2015. Poster at Society of General Internal Medicine, Toronto, Canada.
  51. Sidhu N. Sepsis with transaminitis: More than shock liver. March 2015. Poster at Society of Hospital Medicine, National Harbor, Maryland.
  52. Snyder L, Comerci G. Complex regional pain syndrome after transradial cardiac catheterization. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  53. Stanley G, Pierce JR. Phantom Pancreatitis. November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  54. Tabilona J, Ramirez M, Safadi S, Jernigan J. An Unusual Case of Persistent Lactic Acidosis. November 2015. Poster presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  55. Trieu B, Grutcki D. Large right-sided pleural effusion in a cirrhotic patient in the setting of mild-volume ascites. November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  56. Villalobos N, Rendon P, Sidhu N. A mouth full of what? November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  57. Zaveri S, Bui P, Pierce JR. Sanguineous pericardial effusion in the setting of Graves disease. November 2015. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

2014

Publications

  1. Al-sadi R, Ye D, Boivin M, Guo S, Hashimi M, Ereifej L, Ma TY. Interleukin-6 modulation of intestinal epithelial tight junction permeability is mediated by JNK pathway activation of claudin-2 gene. PLoS ONE. 2014;9(3):e85345.
  2. Hoffman I, Zolnick MR, Bunn C. Transient post-reperfusion left bundle branch block and accelerated idioventricular rhythm with paradoxical QRS narrowing. J Electrocardiol. 2014;47(5):705-7.
  3. Jalil B, Rahman F, Ali Saeed. Endobronchial Ultrasound Bronchoscope Insertion Through a Flexible Tracheostomy Tube: A Novel Approach to Perform EBUS in Patients With Closed Upper Airway. Chest. 2014 October 1, 146 (4): 799A.
  4. Neuwelt AJ, Nguyen TM, Fu R, et al. Incidence of Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia after temozolomide for CNS malignancies without prophylaxis. CNS Oncol. 2014;3(4):267-73.
  5. Tryon C, Coffey J, Fatemi L, Rendon P. VIPoma as a cause of persistent diarrhea. Cases from the Seattle VA Hospital and the University of Washington. ACP Hospitalist Nov 2014.

Presentations/Abstracts

  1. Abdou Y, Rendon P. Striking the right cord. November 2014. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  2. Abu Nabaa O, Rendon P. Free falling in the ICU . November 2014. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  3. Aguayo-Rico A, Jernigan J. Pyogenic liver abscess vs. hepatocellular carcinoma, the challenge of diagnosis without a biopsy. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  4. Amdur S, Pizanis C. A case of TB-induced hypersensitivity. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  5. Bailey C, Beely P. Eyes Wide Shut: An Uncommon Presentation of Recurrent Granulomatosis with polyangiitis. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  6. Bennett J, Rendon P. Free falling in the ICU. November 2014. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  7. Bunn C, Hoffman R. Sepsis with Transaminitis: Not always Ischemic Hepatitis. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  8. Bunn C, Raskin Y. A case of very complex seizure. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  9. Bunn C, Langsjoen J. Improving documentation of supplements during medication. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  10. Burns S, Bunn C, Cox B. Taking a stab at diagnosis. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  11. Cantu S, Rendon P. Adult-Onset asthma with dysphagia: A case of anchoring bias. November 2014. Oral Presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  12. Carlson T, Niehaus K, Saeed A. A "shocking" twist. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  13. Colom Steele D, Lin H. November 2014. Clostridium Difficil - True to its name. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  14. Deaton B, Beely P. A rare case of scurvy in a patient with cerebral palsy. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  15. Deaton B, Gonzales, K, Jernigan J. Biopsy confirmed renal injury in a case of leucamisole-induced ANCA vasculitis. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  16. Deaton B, Vazquez-Guillamet C, Vazquez-Guillamet R. Trajectory of Patients with MRSA bacteremia. Oral Presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  17. Duchesne J, Emil S. Developing specific identifiers for a new classification system and diagnostic differentiation for cocain induced vasculitis. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  18. Eleid J, Goot T. It's not pancreatitis: Persistently elevated lipase seconday to macrolipasemia. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  19. Ereifej L, Rendon P. Mid-back pain, a diagnosis in evolution. November 2014. Oral Presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  20. Ghori U, Saeed A. Endobronchial ultrasound with fine needle aspiration biopsy of anterior mediastinal mass; a safe and comprehensive biopsy approach in establishing diagnosis of thymic carcinoma. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  21. Gonzales K, Schade D. Malignant Insulinema: A rare cause of recurrent Hypoglycemia. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  22. Goot T, Miller J,Serna-Gallegos T, Pizanis C. CONNed out of a diagnosis: a case of an ectopic ACTH-secreting tumor. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  23. Hanson E, Raizada V. Diastolic Dysfunction in Friedreichs ataxia. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  24. Jackson J, Langsjoen J. A diet of diet coke: An unusual presentatin of hemolytic anemia. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  25. Jalil B, Rendon P. Polymethyl-methylacrylate (PMMA) pulmonary embolism after vertebroplasty: a report of a delayed presentation with involvement of hemiazygous vein. October 2014. Poster at Chest, Austin, Texas.
  26. Jan I, Imber J. Vitamin B12 deficiency masquerading as TTP. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  27. Johnson C, Khashaei S. Topiramate-Induced Renal Potassium Loss Causing Severe Hypokalemia. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  28. Johnson J, Sanchez K, Jernigan J. Subarachnoid hemorrhage the initial manifestation of granulomatosis with polyangiitis flare. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  29. Liaboe L, Cutrufello N, Huelskamp S, Carson T, Ronan T, Pizanis C. Leaching liver lesions: a case of invasive Klebsiella pneumoniae liver abscess syndrome. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  30. Liu Z, Khashaei S. An Unusual Cause of Hepatic Abcess in A patient with Diverticulitis. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Liu Z, Rao D. Sweet's syndrome and Insectocides: A cautionary tale. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  31. Lytle K, Raskin Y. Calcific valvular disease in end stage renal disease patients. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  32. Matani S, Pierce R. Spilt Milk: An unusual case of bilateral chylothorax. November 2014. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  33. Mitta P, Azzouqah O, Rendon P, Lacy M. Zero in 60 in 48 hours. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  34. Osman D, Quintana D. Why cant I stop bleeding? November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  35. Ostwani W, Khashaei S. Pulmonary Cement Embolism after Kyphoplasy. November 2014. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  36. Rea-McCord C, Langsjoen J. Improving documentation of supplements during medication reconciliation. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  37. Rukov B, Kroth P. An unusual infection of a peculiar site. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  38. Seiler M, Jernigan J. Mycoplasma pneumonia: A novel risk factor for thromboemboli? November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Presented at American College Physicians national meeting, 04/11/2014, Orlando, FL. Winner of resident competition. American College of Physicians New Mexico Chapter Scientific Meeting, 10/18/2013, Albuquerque, NM.
  39. Shera A, Hoffman R. Sepsis with Transaminitis: Not always Ischemic Hepatitis. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  40. Showers S, Andrews R, Jernigan J. A clinically important and novel side effect of Sumatriptan: A case report. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  41. Smith T, Nim A. Recognizing tick-burn relapsing fever in New Mexico. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  42. Snyder E, Langsjoen J. Improving documentation of supplements during medication. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  43. Sosa D, Nemunaitis J, Pizanis C. A Killer in Disguise: The mask of orbital cellulitis. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  44. Tryon C, Coffey J, Fatemi L, Rendon P. VIPoma as a cause of persistent diarrhea. November 2014. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

2013

Publications

  1. Al-sadi R, Guo S, Ye D, Dokladny K, Alhmoud T, Ereifej L, Said HM, Ma TY. Mechanism of IL-1modulation of intestinal epithelial barrier involves p38 kinase and activating transcription factor-2 activation. J Immunol. 2013;190(12):6596-606.
  2. Ganesh A, Nahapetian R, Guruguri P, Luraschi-Monjagatta C. Iatrogenic Pneumothorax due to Dobhoffs tube placement. Medical image of the week, Southwest Journal of Pulmonary and Critical Care. 2013;6(3):150.
  3. Guruguri P, Takyar V, Campion J, Klotz S, Factor P. Excessive Dynamic collapse of the trachea. Medical image of the week, Southwest Journal of Pulmonary and Critical Care. 2013;7(1):40.
  4. Klepitskaya O, Neuwelt AJ, Nguyen T, Leehey M. Primary dystonia misinterpreted as Parkinson disease: Video case presentation and practical clues. Neurol Clin Pract. 2013;3(6):469-474.
  5. Langsjoen J, Aguayo Rico A, Thoreson L. Use of electronic control device (taser) associated with cardiac arrest and severe anoxic brain injury. Society of Hospital Medicine: 2013 RIV AbstractIssue, Volume 8, May 2013Abstract Supplement.
  6. Taylor A, Westveld AH, Szkudlinska M, Guruguri P, Annabi E, Patwardhan A, Price TJ, Yassine HN. The use of metformin is associated with decreased lumbarradiculopathy pain. J Pain Res. 2013 Dec 9;6:755-63. doi: 10.2147/JPR.S52205.
  7. Niehaus K, Zamora E, Harkins M. Fatal CNS air embolism during elective EGD. Endoscopy. 2013 Jul;45 Suppl 2:E205. doi: 10.1055/s-0033-1344328.

Presentations/Abstracts

  1. Alavala, A., Guruguri, P., Thal, S., Ainapurapu, B. The Rum Rhythm: Complete heart block due to alcohol intoxication. Poster at ACP Arizona 2013.
  2. Fernandes, A., Guruguri, P., Takyar, V., Klotz S. Isolated pulmonary valve endocarditis. 2013. Poster at ACP Arizona.
  3. Taylor A, Skudlinska M, Guruguri P, Annabi E, Price T,Yassine H. A retrospective study on Metformin use and neuropathicpain. Poster at Annual meeting of the Endocrine Society, 2012, Houston, Tx.
  4. Ross J, Tullius T, Flores M, Moorthy C. A radiographic presentation of Poland Mobius syndrome with dextrocardia. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  5. Barrett K, Langsjoen J. Acute eosinophilic ascites. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  6. Imber J, Defeliece N. Cutaneous TB in an immunocompromised Kenyan woman. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  7. Ereifej L, Harkins M. An interesting case of NSAID-induced enteropathy. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  8. Aguayo-Rico A, Jernigan J. Pyogenic liver abscess vs hepatocellular carcinoma, the challenge of diagnosis without a biopsy. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  9. Rea C, Bouchonville M. Graves disease in pregnancy: A case of fetal and neonatal thyrotoxicosis. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  10. Osman D, Chang B. Fulminant mycoplasma pneumonia a rare case presentation in a 54 year old. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  11. Deaton B, Iqbal M, Barry M, Horowitz B. Collapsing glomerulopathy associated with Parvovirus B19. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  12. Prajit A, Sandu A, Servilla K. Percutanous chemolysis of uric acid stones: Revisiting old tricks for contemporary medicine. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  13. Riggin L, Pentecost P. Lasix use in the elderly-a blistering problem. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  14. Ereifej L, Hoffman R. Unusual presentation of hemochromatosis. October 2013. Oral presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  15. Camp P. Radiation proctitis presenting with diarrhea. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  16. Nemunaitis J, Rojas-Hernandez C. A case of ataxia and its incidentally discovered etiology. October 2013. Oral presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  17. Vestal R, Berry T, Davis D. Methamphetamine associated decompression hematuria. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  18. Abu Saleh O. When the lab calls. October 2013. Oral presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  19. Abu Saleh O. When things happen together. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  20. Sidhu N, Zamora E. Complicated abdominal abscesses-TPA or TP eh? October 2013. Oral presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  21. Sidhu N, Hoffman R, Yee E. Colorectal cancer in third decade of life: Understanding hereditary syndromes. October 2013. Oral presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  22. Allaham A, Rendon P. Masquerading subcutaneous nodules, not all are erythema nodosum. October 2013. Oral presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  23. Fatemi L, Tryon C, Rendon P. Severe persistent diarrhea-not always c diff. October 2013. Oral presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  24. Johnson-Martinez K, Beeley P. Puffy hand syndrome: a complication of arterial injection of illicit drugs resulting in chronic limb edema. October 2013. Oral presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  25. Neuwelt A. 52 year old male with history of HIV presenting with lower extremity pain and hoarseness. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  26. Ebara L, Rogers K. Uncommon diagnosis for ICU admission for pustulor rahs and signs of severe sepsis. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  27. Ebara L, Kellie S, Burgos M. Approach to fever of unknown origin in elderly. October 2013. Oral presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  28. Gonzales K, Sidhu N, Raskin Y. Levimasole toxicity masquerading as rheumatologic disease. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  29. Goot T. Congestion by infection. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  30. Bader H. A case of severe UTI caused by a rare bacteria previously thought to be non-pathogenic. October 2013. Oral presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  31. Cordova J. Fleccanide toxicity can rapidly result in severe cardiovascular collapse and death in the setting of acute renal failure. The uncommon use of fleccanide makes fleccanide toxicity a diagnostic challenge. October 2013. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

2012

Publications

  1. Ass’ad N, Sood A: Leptin, adiponectin and pulmonary diseases. Biochimie PMID: 22445899, March 14, 2012 [EPub ahead of print].
  2. Guo L, Moon C, Niehaus K, Zheng Y, Ratner N. Rac1 Controls Schwann Cell Myelination through cAMP and NF2/merlin. J Neurosci. 2012 Nov 28;32(48):17251-61.

Presentations/Abstracts

  1. Ponce, Sonia. Beaded necklace-like image observed by real-time three-dimensional transesophageal echocardiography as evidence of bacterial vegetations in a dialysis catheter. Oral presentation at Carmel Western Regional Meeting, January 2012.
  2. Khirfan, K, Byrd W, Boedeker E. Orogastric zinc decreases intestinal inflammation in Shiga toxin producing E. coli infection. Abstract at Carmel Western Regional Meeting, January 2012.
  3. Brittain P, Kelly S, Garcia D. Defining venous thromboembolism in patient with cancer. Abstract at Carmel Western Regional Meeting, January 2012.
  4. Colombo, E. Sage: Poster: Alterations in Neural Telomere System Following Chronic Inhalation Exposure to Coal Combustion. Society of Toxicology meeting in San Francisco, CA, March 13, 2012.
  5. Khirfan K: Orogastric administration of zinc (Zn) decreases intestinal inflammation in shiga toxin producing E. coli (STEC) infection. Presented at Digestive Disease Week, San Diego, CA, May 2012. Travel Award Winner
  6. N. Assad, C. Qualls, L. J. Smith, A. Arynchyn, B. Thyagarajan, D. Jacobs, A. Sood. BMI-defined obesity is a stronger predictor than metabolic syndrome for future asthma risk on women- The CARDIA study. Oral presentation, presented at a mini-symposium: How do dietary factors and obesity influence lung diseases? ATS international conference May 2012. San Francisco, CA.
  7. Michel Barakat: Abstract 14088: Advanced Chronic Kidney Disease Is Associated With Increased LGE-MRI Quantified Atrial Fibrosis in Patients with Atrial Fibrillation. Presented at National Cardiology meeting May 2012. AHA.
  8. Libby E, Quintana D, Garcia D, Bauman J, Fekrazad H, Hromas R, Rabinowitz I, Ebaid A, and Wiggins C. Using population-based cancer surveillance and vital records to document improved outcomes for multiple myeloma. N American Asso Central Cancer Registries – Annual Meeting, Portland, OR, June 2012.
  9. Khirfan K, Byrd W, Wilbur JS, Vedantam G, Boedeker EC: Deletion of a single secreted virulence protein (EspZ) eliminates the inflammatory cytokine response to rabbit enteropathogenic Escherichia Coli infection. Presented at Digestive Disease Week, San Diego, CA, May 2012.
  10. J. Danaraj, M Harkins. An ominous metabolic disturbance. April 2012. American College of Physicians, New Orleans, Louisianna.
  11. Niehaus K, Harkins M. Chasing the Incidental Radiologic Finding: A Shocking Case of Gadolinium Reaction. October 2012. Oral Presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  12. Niehaus K, Zamora E, Harkins M. Tragic CNS Air Embolism During Elective EGD. October 2012. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  13. Crose J, Chang B. Hyperthyroidism revealed by hypokalemic paralysis. October 2012. Oral Presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  14. Danaraj J, Gabaldon D, Servilla K, Tzamaloukas A, Sun Y. Monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance with unusual histological and clinical features. October 2012. Oral Presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  15. Batra A, Rojas-Hernandez C, Chabot-Richards D, Vasef M. Myeloid Sarcoma. An unusual cause of acute spinal cord compression. October 2012. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  16. Vestal R, Worsham A. Vancomycin-induced DRESS Syndrome. October 2012. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  17. Simmons K, Chang B. A tired 26 year old: an atypical presentation of a common illness. October 2012. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  18. Ebara L, Kellie S. An unusual case of pneumothorax and empyema. October 2012. Oral Presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  19. Moore T, Tzamaloukas A, Konstantinov K. Esophageal Cancer in a Patient with Scleroderma. October 2012. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  20. Dunn A, Chang B. Syncopal episodes in a patient with postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome complicated by hyperventilation. October 2012. Oral Presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  21. Jalil B, Gateley A. Spontaneous DVT in a baseball player. October 2012. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  22. Allaham A, Kraai E. Miliary TB, the great mimicker. October 2012. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  23. Taylor T, Chang B. Cocaine intoxication, a dangerous red herring. October 2012. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  24. DeFelice N, Lucking SM, Beeley P. A case of peculiar midline necrotizing rhinosinusitis. October 2012. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  25. Huerta S, Modi S. An atypical case of febrile neutrophilic dermatosis presenting as facial cellulitis. October 2012. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  26. Price A, Beeley P. When hematemesis and hypotension paints a dark picture. October 2012. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  27. Bustos J, Rao D. Thymic carcinoma requiring emergent radiation therapy. October 2012. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  28. Sidhu N, Zamora E. Erythrodermic psoriasis-A dreaded form of psoriasis. October 2012. Oral Presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  29. Thoreson L, Aguayo Rico A, Langsjoen J. Use of electronic control devise (Taser) associated with cardiac arrest and severe anoxic brain injury. October 2012. Oral Presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  30. Bader N, Chang B. Persistent necrotizing pneumonia due to missed periodontal disease. October 2012. Oral Presentation, American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  31. Abu Nabaa O, Chang B. Successful endoscopic excision of a large cecal lipoma. October 2012. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

2011

Publications

  1. Al-Sadi R, Khatib K, Guo S, Ye D, Youssef M, and Ma T: Occludin regulates macromolecule flux across the intestinal epithelial tight junction barrier. Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 300: G1054-G1064, March 2011.
  2. Michel Barakat; Nazem Akoum; Nathan Burgon; Thom Haslam; Kavitha Damal; Nassir Marrouche. Comprehensive Arrhythmia Rsch and Management Cntr, Univ of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT. Circulation. 2011; 124: A14088.
  3. Yaqub S, Harkins MS. A 39 year old female with progressive dyspnea, dry cough and hypoxia: A case report. Southwest J Pulm Crit Care 3:134-40 October 2011.
  4. Scullin CS, Tafoya, LC, Wilson, MC: Presynaptic residual calcium and synaptic facilitation at hippocampal synapses of mice with altered expression of SNAP-25. Brain Research, accepted 10/20/2011.

Presentations/Abstracts

  1. Nada Bader, MD. “Eosinophilic Ascites in a Previously Healthy Female”, Clinical Vignette, New Mexico ACP Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, October 2011.
  2. Khaldoon Khirfan, MD. “Hyper and Hypoglycemia; Manifestations of the same Pathology”, Clinical Vignette, New Mexico ACP Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, October 2011.
  3. Jonathan Danaraj, MD. “Lymphoma induced lactic acidosis and Hypoglycemia - An ominous metabolic disturbance.”, Clinical Vignette, New Mexico ACP Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, October 2011. 1st place award to go to National ACP meeting
  4. Romy Cabacungan, MD. “Pleural Fluid Cytology; An Alternate Diagnostic Approach for Catamenial Pneumothorax.”, Clinical Vignette, New Mexico ACP Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, October 2011.
  5. Mariam Salas, MD. “The Obscure but Destructive Mycobacterium Abscessus.”, Clinical Vignette, New Mexico ACP Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, October 2011.
  6. Rabeea Choudhary, MD. “A case of symptomatic hyponatremia with DDAVP”, Clinical Vignette, New Mexico ACP Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, October 2011.
  7. Orwah Al-Khalili, MD: “A case of newly diagnosed adult still’s disease on top of anti-TNF treatment” , Poster Presentation, New Mexico ACP Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, October 2011.
  8. Prajit Arora, MD: “An unusual infectious cause of diabetic ketoacidosis”, Poster Presentation, New Mexico ACP Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, October 2011.
  9. Nour Ass’ad, MD: “Acute lung injury induced by CAL-101; an investigational PI3 Kinase delta inhibitor”, Poster Presentation, New Mexico ACP Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, October 2011.
  10. Deepthi Byreddy, MD: “Chronic pain: using a more comprehensive approach for treatment”, Poster Presentation, New Mexico ACP Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, October 2011.
  11. Rory Carrera, MD: “A Case of Mistaken Identity”, Poster Presentation, New Mexico ACP Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, October 2011.
  12. Jeffery Edwards, MD: “ Atypical Presentation of Wegener’s Granulomatosis”, Poster Presentation, New Mexico ACP Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, October 2011.
  13. Khaldoon Khirfan, MD: “A Crisis In The Intestine”, Poster Presentation, New Mexico ACP Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, October 2011.
  14. Khaldoon Khirfan, MD: “Glioblastoma Multiforme in a patient treated with Cladribine for Hairy Cell Leukemia”, Poster Presentation, New Mexico ACP Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, October 2011.
  15. Emily Newsom, MD: “A Difficult Case of Ichthyosis”, Poster Presentation, New Mexico ACP Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, October 2011.
  16. Sonia Ponce, MD: “Beaded Necklace-Like Image Observed By Real-Time Three-Dimensional Transesophageal Echocardiograhy as Evidence of Bacterial Vegetations In A Dialysis Catheter”, Poster Presentation, New Mexico ACP Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, October 2011.

2010

Publications

  1. Arriens CG, Marnell LL, DuClos TW. Characterization of C-Reactive Protein-Induced Suppressive Macrophages. Journal of Investigative Medicine, Vol. 58 (1), 176, January 2010.
  2. Al-Mansour Z, Verschraegen C.  Locally Advanced Cervical Cancer: what is the standard of care?  Curr Opin Oncol. 2010 May 13. [Epub ahead of print]
  3. Kong ASBurks N, Conklin CRoldan CSkipper BScott SSussman ALLeggott J.
  4. Clin Pediatr (Phila). A Pilot Walking School Bus Program to Prevent Obesity in Hispanic Elementary School Children: Role of physician involvement with the school community. 2010 Jun 3. [Epub ahead of print]
  5. Silvey, K MD and Morrison A, MD.  New Mexico Geriatrics Resource Guide for Physicians.http://nmgeriatrics.blogspot.com/ 
  6. Winters, J MD and Garcia D, MD.  Cancer-Associated Thrombosis.  Hematol Oncol Clin N Am. In press. 2010.
  7. Serebruany V, Sani Y , Eisert C ,  Schevchuck A, Fong A,  and Hanley D.  Effects of Aggrenox and Aspirin on Plasma Endothelial Nitric Oxide Synthase and Oxidized Low Density Lipoproteins in Patients After Ischemic Stroke: The AGATE biomarker substudy.  Submitted Thrombosis and Haemostasis.
  8. Patel Y, Hawkins LYousseff M, Ma T.  Ethnic Disparity in Non-Attendane Rate for Colonoscopy: Hispanics and Native Americans have alarmingly high non- attendance rates.  Submitted Annals of Internal Medicine.

Presentations/Abstracts

  1. Arriens CG and Du Clos T.  “Characterization of CRP Induced Suppressive Macrophages” American Federation of Medical Research for Western Regional Meeting, Carmel, CA,  January 2010.
  2. Alomari I and Roldan C “Rapidly Progressive Peripartum Cardiomyopathy Presenting Prenatally”,  ACP Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada, April 2010.
  3. Ho WHS, Lee FC, Roach M, Small A, Liem BJ, Wong G, Heywood G, Fekrazad MH, Patt YZ.  “Phase II Trial Using Combination of Oxaliplatin, Capecitabine, and Celecoxib with Concurrent Radiation in Patients with Operable Rectal Cancer”, Amer Soc Clin Oncology Annual Meeting,  June 2010.
  4. Martinez JD, Schevchuck AAhmed S, Schrader R, Sheldon MW, Ricciardi MJ.
    “Nitroglycerine Administration Prior to Intravascular Ultrasound? If So, When?” Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, May 2010.

2009

Publications

  1. Heise LAWagener BMVigil JROthman MShahinpoor P. Hemorrhagic Colitis Secondary to Acute Elemental Mercury Vapor Poisoning.  Am J Gastroenterol. 2009 Feb;104(2):530-1. Epub 2009 Jan 13.
  2. Gutierrez AD, de Serna DG, Robinson I, Schade DS.  The Response of Gamma Vitamin E to Varying Dosages of Alpha Vitamin E plus Vitamin C.  Metabolism. 2009 Apr;58(4):469-78.
  3. Park KS, Peisajovich A, Michael AA, Sibbitt WL Jr, Bankhurst AD. Should Local Anesthesia be Used for Arthrocentesis and Joint Injections?  Rheumatol Int. 2009 Apr 29(6) 721-3. [Epub 2008 Nov 17].
  4. Espey EOgburn TLeeman LBuchen EAngeli EQualls C.  Compliance with Mandated Emergency Contraception in New Mexico Emergency Departments.  J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2009 May;18(5):619-23.
  5. Miceli MHVeryser AKAnderson ADHofinger DLee SATancik C.  A Case of Person-to-Person Transmission of Q Fever from an Active Duty Serviceman to his Spouse.  Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2010 Jun;10(5):539-41. 
  6. Roesch JJWang SZComerci GD JrQuinonez CReddy SGRogers D.  Bugs and Blood Cells.  Am J Med. 2009 Jul;122(7):632-5.
  7. Wagener BMMarjon NARevankar CMProssnitz ER.   Adaptor Protein-2 Interaction with Arrestin Regulates GPCR Recycling and Apoptosis.  Traffic. 2009 Sep;10(9):1286-300. Epub 2009 Jun 15.
  8. Colleran KSanchez-Goettler LSloan A.  Hypothalamic Obesity Complicated by Adipsic Central Diabetes Insipidus Following Surgical Resection of a Craniopharyngioma.  Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2009 Oct;11(10):608-10.
  9. Frizzell JDPerkins BJMorehead RS.  Thyroid Lymphoma as a Cause of Dysphagia and Dyspnea in a Patient without Palpable Nodules or Goiter.  Case Report Med. 2009;2009:385461. Epub 2009 Oct 15.
  10. West PLHorowitz BZMontanaro MTLindsay JN.  Poison hemlock-induced respiratory failure in a toddler.  Pediatr Emerg Care. 2009 Nov;25(11):761-3.

Presentations and abstracts

  1. Pritchard A. Interrater and intermethod reliability of default mode network selection. 2009. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  2. Arriens C. Characterization of CRP Induced Suppressive Macrophages. 2009. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  3. Brunsing R. GPR30-induced Tregs: a therapeutic approach to reversing colitis. 2009. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  4. Alomari, I. Aortic stiffness in systemic lupus erythematosus by transthoracic doppler echocardiography. 2009. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  5. Waymire L. A Cross-sectional Study of the Growth Characteristics of Nigerian Infants from Birth to 2 Years of Age. 2009. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  6. Metzler E. Review of Potentially Inappropriate Medications in Nursing Home Care. 2009. Poster at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  7. Schevchuck A. Takotsubo cardiomyopathy. 2009. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  8. Alomari I. Rapidly progressive peripartum cardiomyopathy presenting prenatally. 2009. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  9. Prevost M. Intoxication with elevated osmolar gap, anion gap metabolic acidosis, and acute renal failure. 2009. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  10. Alomari, I. Systemic lupus erythematosus as an independent risk factor for diastolic dysfunction. 2009. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  11. Courmier, F. A Tile Worker With Dyspnea. 2009. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  12. DeLea, S. A delayed diagnosis of frequent falls in a 51-year-old woman: neurosyphilis. 2009. Oral presentation at American College of Physicians, Albuquerque, New Mexico.
  13. Conklin C, Burks N, Roldan C, Kong A.   “Feasibility of a Walking School Bus Program to Prevent Obesity in Hispanic Elementary School Children”,  Carmel Western Regional Meeting, January 2009.
  14. Vachhani1 NB, Ho WHS.   “Anorectal Ulcerations:  A Rare Presentation of Miliary Tuberculosis”,  Carmel Western Regional Meeting,  January 2009.
  15. Eshaghian A and Zlotoff B.  “Dermatology in the Preclinical Medical Curriculum”,  American Academy of Dermatology meeting, San Francisco, CA, March 2009.
  16. Ho WHS, Aguero RL, Ramadass B, Bard J, De Lisle RC, Lin HC. “Molecular Evidence Supports Lactulose Breath Test in Detecting Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth”,  Digestive Disease Week,  June 2009.
  17. Arriens C and DuClos T “Characterization of CRP Induced Suppressive Macrophages”,  New Mexico ACP Meeting, October 2009.
  18. Prevost M and Tsamaloukas A “Intoxication with Elevated Osmolar Gap, Anion Gap Metabolic Acidosis, and Acute Renal Failure”,   New Mexico ACP Meeting, October 2009.
  19. Schevchuck A.  “Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy”,  New Mexico ACP Meeting, October 2009.
  20. Alomari I.  “Rapidly Progressive Peripartum Cardiomyopathy Presenting Prenatally”,  New Mexico ACP Meeting, October 2009.
  21. Alomari I and Roldan C.  “Systemic Lupus Erythematosus as an Independent Risk Factor for Diastolic Dysfunction”,   New Mexico ACP Meeting, October 2009. New Mexico ACP 1st place winner.
  22. Courmier F  and Chang B.  “A Tile Worker with Dyspnea”, New Mexico ACP Meeting, October 2009.
  23. Alomari I and Roldan C.  “Aortic Stiffness in Systemic Lupus Erythematosus by Transthoracic  Doppler Echocardiography”,  New Mexico ACP Meeting, October 2009. New Mexico ACP 1st place winner.
  24. Susan DeLea, MD.  “A Delayed Diagnosis of Frequent Falls in a 51 year old Woman:  Neurosyphilis”, New Mexico ACP Meeting, October 2009.

2008

Publications

  1. Nguyen D, Lee SJ, Libby E, Verschraegen C.  Rate of Thromboembolic Events in Mesothelioma.  Ann Thorac Surg. 2008 Mar;85(3):1032-8.
  2. Cheney P, Haddock T, Sanchez L, Ernst A, Weiss S:  Safety and Compliance with an Emergency Medical Service Direct Psychiatric Center Transport Protocol.  Amer J Emergency Med (2008) 26, 750-756.
  3. Legler AAZlotoff BJClericuzio C.  Chromosome 6 Abnormality with Associated Dysmorphological Features and Erythrokeratoderma.  Pediatr Dermatol. 2008 Jul-Aug;25(4):503-4.
  4. Rohrscheib MRMyers OBServilla KSAdams CDMiskulin DBedrick EJHunt WCLindsey DEGabaldon DZager PG;DCI Medical Directors. Age-Related Blood Pressure Patterns and Blood Pressure Variability among Hemodialysis Patients.  Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2008 Sep;3(5):1407-14. Epub 2008 Aug 13.
  5. Mills DA, Fekrazad HM, Verschraegen CF.  SNS-595, a Naphthyridine Cell Cycle Inhibitor and Stimulator of Apoptosis for the Treatment of Cancers.  Curr Opin Investig Drugs. 2008 Jun;9(6):647-57. Review.
  6. Michael AA, Peisajovich A, Moorjani GR, Park KS, Sibbitt WL Jr., Bankhurst AD. A Randomized Controlled Trial of Anatomic Approach and Syringe Device for Intraarticular Injection of the Knee.  Arthritis Rheum 2008;58:S732(1532).
  7. Peisajovich A, Michael AA, Sibbitt RR, Band PA, Sibbitt WL Jr, Bankhurst AD:  Improving the Outcomes of Intraarticular Procedures:  The synergy of direct ultrasound guidance and the reciprocating procedure device. Arthritis Rheum 2008;58:S629(1238).
  8. Michael AA, Bank PA, Peisajovich A, Park KS, Sibbitt WL Jr., Bankhurst AD.  Device-Based Approaches to Improve the Safety and Effectiveness of Local Injection Therapy for Osteoarthritis: A randomized controlled trial.  Arthritis Rheum 2008;58:S485(862).
  9. Pacheco AV, Rasila K, Lee SJ, Rabinowitz I, Elias L, Lee FC, Verschraegen CF.  Phase II Studies of Antiangiogenic Four Drug Regimens for the Treatment of Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma: FUNIL-retinoid and the FUNIL-thalidomide protocols.  Urol Oncol. 2008 Nov-Dec;26(6):610-5. Epub 2008 Mar 4.

Presentations and abstracts

  1. Gutierrez A.  “The Clinical Failure of Vitamin E To Prevent Atherosclerosis – Is Vitamin E Suppressing Itself?”  Carmel Western Regional Meeting, January 2008.
  2. Macias C and Rohrscheib M.  “Utility of Troponins in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients”,   Carmel Western Regional Meeting, January 2008.
  3. Dawson, R and Colleran K.  “Prolactinoma-correlation of serum prolactin levels with tumor size post dopamine agonist therapy”,  Carmel Western Regional Meeting, January 2008.
  4. Kaza A and Ma T.  “Mechanism of interleukin-1β modulation of intestinal permeability in-vivo”,  Carmel Western Regional Meeting, January 2008.
  5. Shiffler T, Skipper B, and Kaufman A.  “Factors Impacting Patient Overcrowding at the University of New Mexico Hospital Emergency Department”,  University of New Mexico Primary Care Leadership Conference, February 2008.
  6. McClung K and Rogers K.  “Interactive VTE Prophylaxis Form”,  Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting, San Diego, April 2008.
  7. Macias C and Rohrscheib M.  “Utility of Troponins in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients”,  National ACP meeting, May 2008.
  8. Dinwiddie DL, Jie Z, Wang SZ, Sanchez-Dinwiddie MY, Wilder JA, Senft AP, Harrod KS.  “Regulation of STAT Signaling in Antigen Presenting Cells Alters the Adaptive Immune Response to RSV”,  American Immunology Society International Conference, May 2008.
  9. Begay B and Olson D.  “Squamous Cell Carcinoma: an unexpected cause of eosinophilia”, Association of American Indian Physicians. Idaho, July 2008.
  10. Ing S, Fekrazad MH,  Movva S, Sheffler H, Hunt K, Rabinowitz I.   “Acute Myelogenous Leukemia Associated with Breast Chloromas and Systemic Mastocytosis”,  New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2008.
  11. Veryser A, Gerstein W, Tancik C.  “Sexual Transmission of Q Fever”,  New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2008.
  12. Gallagher C and Ahmed S.  ”HyperInsulinemia/ Euglycemia as Treatment of Hypotension in Patients with Diltiazem Overdose”,   New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2008.
  13. Vigil JR, Heise LA, Wagener BM.   “Hemorrhagic Colitis Secondary to Elemental Mercury Vapor Inhalation in a 46 year-old Male”,  New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2008.  FIRST PLACE.
  14. Young D.  “Acute Retroviral Syndrome with Pancytopenia”,  New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2008.
  15. Brown G.  “Q fever in New Mexico”,  New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2008.
  16. Piceno J, Gibel LJ, Sun Y, Servilla KS, Hartshorne MF, and Tzamaloukas AH.  “End-Stage Renal Disease secondary to lower urinary tract obstruction in men:”,  New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2008.
  17. Paulraj N. “Association Between Exposure to Hydrocarbon Fumes and Goodpasture's Syndrome”,  New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2008.
  18. Khuu J and Kraai E. “Young Male with Liver Abscess”,   New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2008.
  19. White T and Kellie S.  “Vancomycin-Intermediate Staphylococcus aureus has Arrived in New Mexico: Implications for Health Care. Posters”,   New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2008.
  20. Reyes C.  “A Rare Case of Acute Renal Failure Secondary to Inflammatory Abdominal Aortic Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm”,  New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2008.
  21. DeLea SL and Chang B.  “Hepatic Hydrothorax in Alcohol-Induced End-Stage Liver Disease: A Case Report”,   New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2008.
  22. Mehta MA, Libby EN and Fekrazad MF. “Acquired Factor VIII Inhibitor: A case study”,   New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2008.
  23. Mehta MA and Comerci G. “A Patient with Acute Pericardial Tamponade Secondary to Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer”,  New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2008.
  24. Ho WHS and Murata G. “Ovarian Cancer: An old Story Revisited”,  New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2008.
  25. Chavez-Chiang N and Rogers K.  “An Acute Febrile Neutrophilic Dermatosis Case: Sweet's syndrome”,  New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2008.
  26. Ho WHS and Fotieo G. “Chest Pain and Shingles: To heparinize or not”,  New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2008.

2007

Publications

  1. Reddy SBang RHContreras ME.  Telangiectatic Cutaneous Metastasis from Carcinoma of the Prostate.  Br J Dermatol.2007 Mar;156(3):598-600.
  2. Zlotoff BJBang RHPadilla RSMorrison L.  Cutaneous Angiokeratoma and Venous Malformations in a Hispanic-American Patient with Cerebral Cavernous Malformations. Br J Dermatol. 2007 Jul;157(1):210-2.
  3. Anderson SM and Helberg, SB.  Chart-Based Case-Based Learning.   South Dakota Journal of Medicine. 2007 Oct; 60(10): 391, 393,395, 397, 399.
  4. Allen RCWallace AMRoyce M.  Marinol-Induced Gynecomastia: A case report.  Am J Med. 2007 Oct;120(10):e1.
  5. Brainard AHBrislen HC.  Viewpoint: learning professionalism: a view from the trenches.  Acad Med. 2007 Nov;82(11):1010-4.
  6. Elgouhari H, Othman M, Gerstein WH.  Bacteroides fragilis Vertebral Osteomyelitis: Case report and a review of the literature.  Southern Med. Assoc. 2007 May; 100(5): 506-511.

Presentations and abstracts

  1. Aries SR. “Inpatient Diabetes Management at the New Mexico VA Health Care System in Albuquerque, NM”, Carmel Western Regional Meeting, January 2007.
  2. Dean C.  “Acquired Long QT Syndrome Secondary to Methadone Use”, Carmel Western Regional Meeting, January 2007.
  3. Gossett L and Laskey W. “The Demographics and Epidemiology of Cardiac Troponin Test in a University Hospital Emergency Department”, Carmel Western Regional Meeting, January 2007.
  4. Michael A, Bankhurst A, and Sibbitt W.  “Physician Control of Needle and Syringe during Aspiration-Injection Procedures with the New Reciprocating Syringe”, Carmel Western Regional Meeting, January 2007.
  5. Bibb JL, Lee S, Lu D, Lee F.  “Increase in Systolic and Decrease in Diastolic Blood Pressure May Predict Clinical Benefit of Bevacizumab in Patients with Metastatic Colorectal Cancer Treated with Cytotoxic Agents”,  Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium of American Society of Clinical Oncology. June 2007.
  6. Singh P.  “Captopril prevents hypertension in rats exposed to intermittent hypoxia/hypercapnia to stimulate sleep apnea”,  Scientific Sessions of the Council for High Blood Pressure Research in Association with the Council of the Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease.  October 2007.
  7. Michael AA, Johnson CR, Park KS,  Moorjani GR, Sibbitt WL Jr, Bankhurst AD.  “Does Syringe Size Matter in Physician-Performed Procedures, Including Arthrocentesis?”  American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, November 2007.
  8. Moorjani GR, Park KSMichael AA, Johnson CR, Sibbitt WL Jr, Bankhurst AD,  “Does Pain During Physician-Performed Syringe and Needle Procedures Indicate Trauma to Patient Tissue?”  American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, November 2007.
  9. Johnson CR, Park KS, Moorjani GR, Michael AA, Sibbitt WL Jr, Bankhurst AD.  “Should Local Anesthesia be used in Arthrocentesis and Joint Procedures?”  American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, November 2007.
  10. Johnson CR, Park KS, Moorjani GR, Michael AA, Sibbitt WL Jr, Bankhurst AD.  “Introduction of Safety Technologies to Physician-Performed Procedures in Rheumatology”,  American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, November 2007.
  11. Vigil J.  “MRSA Peritonitis in a 23 year old male”,  New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2007.
  12. Vu H. “Cutaneous Ulcerations and Osteomyelitis in a Young Healthy Male”,  New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2007.
  13. Benavidez M.  “Acute Granulomatous Lupus Pneumonitis: second case”,  New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2007.
  14. Bouchonville M. “Hemochromatosis Induced Diabetes: Is phlebotomy curative or reassuring?” New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2007.  FIRST PRIZE.
  15. Aries SR. “A Patient with Porphyria Cutanea Tarda”,  New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2007.
  16. Burpee E. “All that Wheezes is Not Asthma: A case of Churg-Strauss syndrome”,   New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2007.
  17. Lee C.  “Mycobacterium avium Complex Pulmonary Disease in an Elderly Female with Predisposing Comorbidities”,   New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2007.
  18. Macias C. “Early ventricular septal wall rupture (VSWR ) after an inferior wall myocardial infarction (IWMI).” New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2007.
  19. McMenomy T and Thornton K.   “A Case of Necrotizing Fasciitis caused by a Primary Cutaneous Aspergillosis” New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2007.
  20. Owen J. “HSV Encephalitis in a Patient Presenting with Severe Alcohol Withdrawal.”   New Mexico ACP Meeting, November 2007.