Medicine Institute Research Publicaitons

Medicine Institute Research Publicaitons

Community Internal Medicine

Ganta CC, Chatterjee S, Pohlman B, Hojjati M Chronic graft-versus-host disease presenting as eosinophilic fasciitis: therapeutic challenges and an additional case J Clin Rheumatol 2015 Mar 21(2):86-94


Hospital Medicine

Abdal Raheem S, Deen OJ, Corrigan ML, Parekh N, Quintini C, Steiger E, Kirby DF. Bariatric surgery complications leading to small bowel transplant: a report of 4 cases. J PEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2014 May 38(4):513-517

Alraies MC, AlJaroudi W, Yarmohammadi H, Yingchoncharoen T, Schuster A, Senapati A, Tariq M, Kwon D, Griffin BP, Klein AL. Usefulness of cardiac magnetic resonance-guided management in patients with recurrent pericarditis. Am J Cardiol 2015 Feb 15 115(4):542-547

Auron M, Raissouni N Adrenal insufficiency Pediatr Rev 2015 Mar 36(3):92-103

Shaheen K, Alraies MC, Alraiyes AH, Ibrahim A, Altaqi B A lung cancer masquerader. QJM 2015 108(2):151-155

Thota PN, Lee HJ, Goldblum JR, Liu X, Sanaka MR, Gohel T, Kanadiya M, Lopez R Risk stratification of patients with Barrett's esophagus and low-grade dysplasia or indefinite for dysplasia Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2015 Mar 13(3):459-465


Infectious Disease

Brizendine KD, Richter SS, Cober ED, van Duin D. Carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae urinary tract infection following solid organ transplantation. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2015 Jan 59(1):553-557

George P, Newey CR, Bhimraj A The tablet device in hospital neurology and in neurology graduate medical education: a preliminary study. Neurohospitalist 2015 Jan 5(1):15-21

Rickert VI, Rehm SJ, Aalsma MC, Zimet GD. The role of parental attitudes and provider discussions in uptake of adolescent vaccines. Vaccine 2015 Jan 29 33(5):642-647

Sarkis RA, Mays M, Isada C, Ahmed M. MRI findings in cryptococcal meningitis of the non-HIV population. Neurologist 2015 Jan 19(2):40-45

Shrestha NK, Ledtke CS, Wang H, Fraser TG, Rehm SJ, Hussain ST, Pettersson GB, Blackstone EH, Gordon SM. Heart valve culture and sequencing to identify the infective endocarditis pathogen in surgically treated patients. Ann Thorac Surg. 2015 Jan 99(1):33-37


Internal Medicine

Koncilja K, Messinger-Rapport BJ, Syed Q. Q: When should I discuss driving with my older patients? Cleve Clin J Med. 2015 Jan 82(1):22-25

Rutecki GW All that glitters is not gold: Is tramadol the safer, middle road to analgesia? Consultant 2015 Feb 55(2):125

Rutecki GW Older folks and hypoglycemia: Another cautionary tale regarding antibiotics. Consultant 2015 Jan 55(1):32


Internal Medicine Residency Program

Adhi F, Singh G, Tsuang W, Mireles-Cabodevila E. Syncope from a twiddled ICD Cleve Clin J Med 2015 Mar 82(2):81-82

Cuervo-Pardo L, Gonzalez-Estrada A, Fernandez J Anaphylaxis after home-made quinoa dinner: hold the mustard. BMJ Case Rep. 2015 Mar 2015

Garg A, Parashar A, Agarwal S, Aksoy O, Hammadah M, Poddar KL, Puri R, Svensson LG, Krishnaswamy A, Tuzcu EM, Kapadia SR Comparison of acute elastic recoil between the SAPIEN-XT and SAPIEN valves in transfemoral-transcatheter aortic valve replacement. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 2015 Feb 15. 85(3):490-496

Kataoka Y, Puri R, Hammadah M, Duggal B, Uno K, Kapadia SR, Tuzcu EM, Nissen SE, Nicholls SJ Cholesterol crystals associate with coronary plaque vulnerability in vivo J Am Coll Cardiol 2015 Feb 17 65(6):630-632

Mukhija D, Nagpal SJS, Sanaka MR Technique for retrieving basket and lithotripter during endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2015 Feb 13(2):A15-A16.

Naji P, Patel K, Griffin BP, Desai MY Stress echocardiography in valvular heart disease: a current appraisal. Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 2015 Mar 13(3):249-262

Navaneethan U, Jegadeesan R, Nayak S, Lourdusamy V, Sanaka MR, Vargo JJ, Parsi MA. ERCP-related adverse events in patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis. Gastrointest Endosc 2015 Feb 81(2):410-419

Pandey A, Parashar A, Kumbhani DJ, Agarwal S, Garg J, Kitzman D, Levine BD, Drazner M, Berry JD. Exercise training in patients with heart failure and preserved ejection fraction: meta-analysis of randomized control trials. Circ Heart Fail. 2015 Jan 8(1):33-40.

Patel A, Parikh R, Howell EH, Hsich E, Landers SH, Gorodeski EZ. Mini-Cog performance: novel marker of post discharge risk among patients hospitalized for heart failure. Circ Heart Fail. 2015 Jan 8(1):8-16

Qintar M, Zardkoohi O, Hammadah M, Hsu A, Wazni O, Wilkoff BL, Tarakji KG. The impact of changing antiseptic skin preparation agent used for cardiac implantable electronic device (CIED) procedures on the risk of infection. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2015 Feb 38(2):240-246

Singh G, Albeldawi M, Kalra SS, Mehta PP, Lopez R, Vargo JJ. Features of patients with gastrointestinal bleeding after implantation of ventricular assist devices. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2015 Jan 13(1):107-114

Center for Value-Based Care Research Publications

Center for Value-Based Care Research Publications

Deshpande A, Pasupuleti V, Rothberg MB. Statin therapy and mortality from sepsis: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. American Journal of Medicine 2015 Apr 128(4):410-417

Deshpande A, Pasupuleti V, Thota P, Pant C, Rolston DDK, Hernandez AV, Donskey CJ, Fraser TG Risk Factors for recurrent Clostridium difficile infection: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology 2015 Apr 36(4):452-60

Donskey CJ, Kundrapu S, Deshpande A. Colonization versus carriage of Clostridium difficile. Infect Dis Clin North Am 2015 Mar 29(1):13-28

Lloyd A, Pasupuleti V, Thota P, Pant C, Rolston DDK, Hernandez AV, Benites-Zapata VA, Fraser TG, Donskey CJ, Deshpande A Accuracy of loop-mediated isothermal amplification for the diagnosis of Clostridium difficile infection: a systematic review. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease 2015 May 82(1):4-10

O'Donnell M, Harris T, Horn T, Midamba B, Primes V, Sullivan N, Shuler R, Zabarsky TF, Deshpande A, Sunkesula VCK, Kundrapu S, Donskey CJ: Sustained increase in resident meal time hand hygiene through an interdisciplinary intervention engaging long-term care facility residents and staff American Journal of Infection Control 2015 Feb 43(2):162-164

Osanai T, Pasupuleti V, Deshpande A, Thota P, Roman Y, Hernandez AV, Ucino K Acute endovascular therapy in ischemic stroke: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials. PLOS One 2015 Apr 10(4):e0122806

Pant C, Deshpande A, Sferra TJ, Gilroy R, Olyaee M Emergency department visits for acute pancreatitis in children: results from the Nationwide Emergency Department Sample 2006 - 2011. Journal of Investigative Medicine 2015 Apr 63(4):646-8

Pant C, Olyaee M, Freund ML, Deshpande A Risk of Clostridium difficile infection in following surgical procedures in the United States, 2002-2011 American Journal of Surgery In press

Pant C, Olyaee M, Gilroy R, Pandya PK, Olson JC, Oropeza-Vail M, Rai T, Deshpande A Emergency Department Visits Related to Cirrhosis: A retrospective study of the Nationwide Emergency Department Sample 2006 -2011 Medicine 2015 Jan 94(1):e308

Pant C, Olyaee M, Gilroy R, Pandya PK, Olson JC, Oropeza-Vail M, Rai T, Deshpande A. Emergency department visits related to cirrhosis: a retrospective study of the nationwide emergency department sample 2006 to 2011. Medicine (Baltimore). 2015 Jan 94(1):e308

Pant C, Olyaee M, Sferra TJ, Gilroy R, Almadhoun O, Deshpande A Emergency department visits for gastrointestinal bleeding in children: results from the Nationwide Emergency Department Sample 2006 -2011. Current Medical Research and Opinion 2015 Feb 31(2):347-351

Pant C, Olyaee M, Sferra TJ, Gilroy R, Almadhoun O, Deshpande A Emergency department visits for gastrointestinal bleeding in children: results from the Nationwide Emergency Department Sample 2006-2011. Curr Med Res Opin. 2015 Feb 31(2):347-351

Pant C, Sferra TJ, Olyaee M, Gilroy R, Anderson AP, Rastogi A, Pandya PK, Deshpande A Emergency department visits related to Clostridium difficile infection: results from the Nationwide Emergency Department Sample 2006 -2010 Academic Emergency Medicine 2014 2015 Jan 22(1):117-9

Pant C, Sferra TJ, Olyaee M, Gilroy R, Anderson MP, Rastogi A, Pandya PK, Deshpande A. Emergency department visits related to Clostridium difficile infection: Results from the Nationwide Emergency Department Sample, 2006 through 2010. Acad Emerg Med. 2015 Jan 22(1):117-119

Ruff AL, Teng K, Hu B, Rothberg MB Screening for abdominal aortic aneurysms in outpatient primary care clinics Am J Med 2015 Mar 128(3):283-288

Sivarajan G, Taksler GB, Walter D, Gross CP, Sosa RE, Makarov DV. The effect of the diffusion of the surgical robot on the hospital-level utilization of partial nephrectomy. Med Care. 2015 Jan 53(1):71-78

Sobieraj DM, Coleman CI, Pasupuleti V, Deshpande A, Kaw R, Hernandez AV. Comparative efficacy and safety of anticoagulants and aspirin for extended treatment of venous thromboembolism: A network meta-analysis. Thrombosis Research 2015 May 135(5):888-96

Taksler GB, Cutler DM, Giovannucci E, Keating NL. Vitamin D deficiency in minority populations. Public Health Nutr. 2015 Feb 18(3):379-391

Wong KK, Fraser TG, Shrestha NK, Fatica C, Deshpande A Low incidence of clostridium difficile infection (CDI) in patients treated with outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy (OPAT) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2015 Jan 36(1):110-112

Wong KK, Fraser TG, Shrestha NK, Fatica C, Deshpande A Low Incidence of Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI) in Patients Treated with Outpatient Parenteral Antimicrobial Therapy (OPAT) Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology 2015 Jan 36(1):110-2