Resident Publications and Poster Presentations
Shaw T, Schivo M. Weathering a Cytokine Storm: A Case of EBV-Induced Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis. Journal of Investigative Medicine High Impact Case Reports. 2016
Mantri, NM. Power Failure: Acromegalic Cardiomyopathy. The American Journal of Medicine. 2016 April: 1-7
Tran MC. Does the Drug Improve Athlete's Performance? ABC News. 2016 March
Heiman E, Keenan C. An Unlikely Cause of Back Pain:Eikenella corrodens Osteomyelitis. JSM Clin Case Rep 3(3): 1087. 2015 October
Dempsey TM. The "Good Person" Sign. The Journal of the American Medical Association. 2015 Aug; 314(8): 773
Aronson L, Bautista CA, Covinsky K. Medicare and Care Coordination Expanding the Clinician's Toolbox. The Journal of the American Medical Association. 2015 Feb; 313(8): 797-798
Cheng CI, Karvelas NB, Aronowitz P. Retroperitoneal Cyst Hemorrhage in Polycystic Kidney Disease. Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine. 2015 Jan; 82(1):20-21.
Armstrong EJ, Sab S, Singh GD, Lim W, Yeo KK, Waldo SW, Patel M, Reeves R. Predictors and Outcomes of Recurrent Stent Thrombosis; Results from a Multicenter Registry. JACC Cardiovas Interv. 2014 Oct; 7(10):1105-13.
Semrad T, Barzi A, Lenz HJ, Hutchins IM, Kim EJ, Gong IY, Tanaka M, Beckett L Pharmacodynamic Separation of Gemcitabine and Erlotinib in Locally Advanced or Metastatic Pancreatic Cancer: Therapeutic and Biomarker Results. Int J Clin Oncol, 2014 Aug 5 [Epub ahead of print]
Reeves RR, Patel M, Armstrong EJ, Sab S, Waldo SW, Yeo KK, Shunk KA, Low RI, Rogers JH, Mahmud E. Angiographic Characteristics of Definite Stent Thrombosis: Role of Thrombus Grade, Collaterals, Epicardial Coronary Flow, and Myocardial Perfusion. Catheter Cardiovas Interv, 1014 Apr 18 [Epub ahead of print]
Amsterdam E, Aman E. The Patient With Chest Pain - Low Risk, High Stakes. JAMA Intern Med, 2014 Feb 10 [Epub ahead of print].
Armstrong EJ, Saeed H, Alvandi B, Singh S, Singh GD, Yeo KK, Anderson D, Westin GG, Dawson DL, Pevec WC, Laird JR. Nitinol Self-Expanding Stents vs. Balloon Angioplasty for Very Long Femoropopliteal Lesions. J Endovasc Ther, 2014 Feb; 21(1):34-43.
Parikh D, Mittal M, Leung F, Mann S. Efficacy of Single Balloon Enteroscopy: a 2 Year Veterans Affairs Medical Center Experience with a Systematic Review of the Literature. J Interv Gastroenterol. 2013 Oct-Dec; 3(4): 116-121.
Armstrong EJ, Singh S, Singh GD, Yeo KK, Ludder S, Westin G, Anderson D, Dawson DL, Pevec WC, Laird JR. Angiographic Characteristics of Femoropopliteal In-Stent Restenosis: Association with Long-Term Outcomes After Endovascular Intervention. Catheter Cardiovasc Iterv. 2013 April 30.
Javed U, Balwanz CR, Armstrong EJ, Yeo KK, Singh GD, Singh S, Anderson D, Westin GG, Pevec WC, Larid JR. Mid-term Outcomes of Endovascular Interventions for Iliac Artery In-Stent Restenosis. Catheter Cardiovasc Intv, 2013 Apr 24.
Hersh AM, Masoudi FA, Allen LA. Postdischarge Environment Following Heart Failure Hospitalization: Expanding the View of Hospital Readmission. J Am Heart Assoc, 2013 Apr 11; 2(2).
Wettersten N, Amsterdam E. Hold the Heparin. Criti Pathw Cardiol, 2013 Mar 12 (1) 31-2.
Retrum JH, Boggs J, Hersh AM, Wright L, Main DS, Magid DJ, Allen LA. Patient-Identified Factors Related to Heart Failure Readmissions. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2013 Mar 1; 6(2).
McCoach CE, Armstrong EJ, Singh S, Javed U, Anderson D. Yeo KK, Westin GG, Hedayati N, Amsterdam EA, Laird JR. Gender-Related Variation in the Clinical Presentation and Outcomes of Critical Limb Ischemia. Vasc Med. 2013 Feb; 18(1): 19-26.
Price D, Harper R, Henderson MC. Progressive Cervical Myelopathy as Presentation of Sarcoidois. J Gen Intern Med. 2013 Jan; 28(6):855-6.
Lin T, Rechenmacher S, Rasool S, Varadarajan P, Pai RG. Reduced Survival in Patients with "Coronary Microvascular Disease". International Journal of Angiology 2012 May;21(02):089-094.
Ladabau U, Boyd E, Zhao WK, Mannalithara A, Sharabidze A, et al. Diagnosis, comorbidities and management of irritable bowel syndrome in patients in a large health maintenance organization. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2012; 10(1):37-45.
Rechenmacher S., Jurewitz D, Southard J, Amsterdam EA. Barking Up the Wrong Tree. Accepted for publication by American Journal of Medicine, Dec. 2012.
Price D, Kenyon N, Stollenwerk N. A Fresh Look at Paralytics in the Critically Ill: Real Promise and Real Concern. Anna
ls of Intensive Care, 2012 Oct 12;2(1):43. doi: 10.1186/2110-5820-2-43.
Sowmiah SI, Cheng C, Chu YH. Ionic liquids for green organic synthesis. Current Organic Synthesis 2012; 9(1): 74-95.
Cheng CI, Chang YP, Chu YH. Biomolecular interactions and tools for their recognition: focus on the quartz crystal microbalance and its diverse surface chemistries and applications. Chem Soc Rev 2012; 41: 1947-71.
Sepehrdad R, Paulsen J, Amsterdam EA. The ECG that Came in from the Cold. Am J Med. 2012 Mar; 125(3): 246-8.
Mittal M, Parikh DA, Mann SK. First case of small bowell sarcomatoid carcinoma found by video capsule endoscopy. Gastreterology Research. 2012; 5(2):71-73.
Palomino A. “Perspectives on Depression in Epilepsy,” In J. Pinikahana & C. Walker (Eds.). Society, behavior and epilepsy (ch. XIV). Nova Science Publishers, Inc. 2012.
Hsu, DC. “The heart of the matter.” Pethau Cymreig. Welsh American Society of Northern California Newsletter. 2012.
Leung MW, Hsu DC. “Suicides of Veterans: Awareness of a Growing Problem.” The American Journal of Psychiatry’s Residents’ Journal. 2012 (In press).
Hsu, DC, Tancredi D, Hirsch C. Abstract: “C-Reactive Protein Fails to Predict Geriatric Depression: The Cardiovascular Health Study.” The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 20:3. Supplement 1. March 2012. S109.
Su H, Thompson GR 3rd, Cohen S. Hepatic mucormycosis with abscess formation. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2012 Jun;73(2):192-4.
Hsu, DC. “Walt Whitman: an American Civil War Nurse Who Witnessed the Advent of Modern American Medicine.” Brian Dolan and Paul Blanc, eds. At Work in the World: Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on the History of Occupational and Environmental Health. San Francisco. UC Medical Humanities Press. 2012.
Hsu, DC. Book Review of Textbook of Geriatric Neuropsychiatry, Third Edition by C. Edward Coffey and Jeffrey L. Cummings. American Psychiatric Publishing, Inc. 2011. The American Journal of Psychiatry’s Residents’ Journal. January 2012.
Fancher TL, Keenan C, Stocker TJ, Meltvedt C, Harris T, et al. An academic-community partnership to improve care for the underserved. Academic Medicine. 2011; 86:252-8.
Young J, Henderson M, Thompson G. Anorexia nervosa: Russell's sign with concurrent tetany. J Gen Intern Med. 2011; 26: 668.
Hsu, DC. Book Review of The History and Influence of the American Psychiatric Association by Walter E. Barton, MD. American Psychiatric Press, Inc. The American Journal of Psychiatry’s Residents’ Journal. 2011.
Parikh DA, Mittal M, Mann SK. Incomplete capsule endoscopy examiantion after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass. Clin J Gastrenterol. 2011. 4: 347-350.
Surjadi M, Torrueallas C, Ayala C, Yee HF, Khalili M. Formal Patient Education Improves Patient Knowledge of Hepatitis C in Vulnerable Populations. Dig Dis Sci. 2011 January; 56(1): 213–219.
Parikh D, Mittal M, Leung FW, Mann SK. Improved diagnostic yield with severity of bleeding. J Dig Dis. 2011; 12(5): 357-63.
Gelber S, Witkowski A, Keenan CR, Ramer J, Gilardi K, Cranfield M, Fancher T. Land of a Thousand Hills. Sierra Sacramento Valley Medicine, 2011; 61(6): 15-17.
Leung JW, Do LD, Siao-Salera RM, Ngo C, Parikh DA, Mann SK, Leung FW. Retrospective analysis showing the water method increased adenoma detection rate--a hypothesis generating observation. J Interv Gastroentrol. 2011; 1: 1, 3-7.
Torruellas C, Rossaro CC, Li C, Rossaro L. The Use of Telemedicine for the Management of Hepatitis C & the California Telehealth Network. In G. Graschew and TA Roelofs (Eds.). Advances in Telemedicine: Applications in Various Medical Disciplines and Geographical Regions. InTech. 2011.
Gelber S, Keenan CR. Morning Report: A young man with cough, dyspnea, and pleurisy. SGIM Forum, 2011; 34(2).
Cheng JKY, Fancher TL, Ratanasen M, Conner KR, et al. Lifetime Suicidal Ideation and Suicide Attempts in Asian Americans. Asian Am J Psychol. 2010; 1:18-30.
Richards JR, Richards IN, et al. Droperidol analgesia for opioid tolerant patients. The Journal of Emergency Medicine. 2010; Sept: 1-8.
Mittal M, Raychaudhuri SP. Golimumab and Certolizumab: the two new anti-tumor necrosis factor kids on the block. Indian J Dermatol Vernereol Leprol. 2010; 76(6):602-608.
Yung VY, Walling AM, Min LC, Wenger NS, Ganz NA. Documentation of advance care planning for community-dwelling elders. Journal of Palliative Medicine. 2010. 13(7): 861-867.
Hsu, DC. “Walt Whitman: an American Civil War Nurse Who Witnessed the Advent of Modern American Medicine.” Archives of Environmental and Occupational Health. 65:4. October-December 2010. 238-239.
Sanchez S, Gelber S, Fancher T. Amenorrhea. In Henderson M, Tierney L, Smetana G, eds. The Patient History: An Evidence-Based Approach. First edition. New York. McGraw-Hill; 2010.
Leung M, Xiong G, Leamon M, et al. General medicine hosptal admissions from a public inpatient psychiatric health facility: A review of medical complication over 30 months. Psychosomatics. 2010; 51:498-502.
Palomino A, Thompson. Perspective on Depression in Epilepsy. Society, Behavior and Epilepsy, Chapter 14. Nova Science Publishers, 2010.
Palomino A, Kukoyi O, Xiong G. Leukocytosis after lithium and clozapine combination therapy. Annals of Clinical Psychiatry. 2010; 22:3.
Resident Poster Presentations
American College of Physician's Northern California Meeting, November 2015, San Francisco, California
Lily Chen, M.D. "A Real Sweetheart"
Ho-hin Choy, M.D. "A DRESS Size Up: Organomegaly in Vancomycin Related DRESS Syndrome"
Steve Cocciardi, M.D. "A Shiny New Weakness; A Case of Post-Bariatric Surgery Copper Deficiency Myeloneuropathy"
Geoffrey D'Cruz, M.D. "A Curious Case of Bubbles in the Bladder"
Timothy Dempsey, M.D., Chhavi Bajaj, M.D. "Navigating the Deadly ALPS: A Case of Alcoholic Leukopenic Pneumococcal Sepsis"
Stacey Howell, M.D. "Elusive Eosinophilia: A Clinical Vignette"
Ania Lang, M.D. "Diagnosis of Exclusion: An Unexpected Casue of Adrenal Insufficiency"
Sarabdeep Mann, M.D. Fender Bender to Metastatic Gastric Cancer"
John McClain, M.D. "Autoimmune Enteropathy: Flush Out the Facts"
Janelle Minter, M.D. "A Lyte at the End of the Tububle"
Alana Puro, M.D., "More than Pneumonia: A Fatal Case of Mycoplasma Associated Cryoglobulinemia"
Maha Sami, M.D., Su Liu, M.D. "Recreational Sounding as a Mechanism for Acute Renal Failure"
Vivian Tien, M.D., Willis Bowman, M.D. "A Sweet, Sweet Rash: Azathioprine-Induced Sweet Syndrome in a Patient with Ulcerative Colitis"
William Wung, M.D. "Hearts Wide Closed - A Case of Familial Restricted Cardiomyopathy"
Clara Yang, M.D. "Masquerading as Mucor:Nocardia, Yet Another Great Imitator"
Michelle Yu, M.D. "Sniffing Out Ectopic Cushings Syndrome: A Rare Case of an ACTH-Secreting Olfactory Neuroblastoma"
American College of Physician's Northern California Meeting, November 2014, San Francisco, California
Runalia Bahar, M.D. "A Rare Cause of Gastrointestinal Bleeding"
Chhavi Bajaj, M.D. "Pott Disease: A Rare Disease with Devastating Consequences"
Albert Bui, M.D. "Beer Potomania: Don't Just Stand There, Do Nothing"
Jennifer Chen, M.D. "Zebra in Sheep's Clothing: A Case of PUS Masquerading as Echinococcus"
Erica Heiman, M.D. "An Unexpected Cause of Back Pain" Finalist, Clinical Vignette Competition
Angie Hood-Medland, M.D. "A Neurological Analog of the Dynamic EKG? Fluctuating Aphasia in a Cocaine User"
Mohammad Khan, M.D. "A Shingle Week in the Life of a Student of Medicine: Zoster A to Z"
Neha Maheshwari, M.D. "Losing Your Power Forward"
Madina Mohammadi, M.D. "Catastrophic Hemorrhoids"
Shaheen Najafi, M.D. "Cavo-tricuspid Isthmus Ablation Triggered Cardiac Hemangioma"
Tiffany Shaw, M.D. "Weathering a Cytokine Storm: A Case of Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis" Finalist, Clinical Vignette Competition
American College of Physician's Northern California Meeting, November 2013, San Jose, California
Edris Aman, M.D. "The Deadly Dress"
Cathy Cheng, M.D. "Saving Face: A Virulent, Community-Associated MRSA Cellulitis"
Katie Christiansen, M.D. "A Trichy Diagnosis: Disseminated Sporotrichosis in an Immunocompetent Patient" Finalist - Clinical Vignette Competition
Theresa Duong, M.D. "Not Your Typical Syphilis"
Bashir El-Khoury, M.D. "Too Much of a Good Thing: Metformin-Associated Lactic Acidosis in Acute Kidney Injury"
Wendy Gu, M.D. "Ahoy! A Modern Day Case of Scurvy"
Irene Hutchins, M.D. "KRAS Mutation in the Cell-Free DNA Predicts Survival in Advanced Pancreatic Carcinoma Patients Treated with Gemcitabine and Erlotinib" First Place Winner - Research Competition
Jennifer Chen, M.D. "A Wormy Situation: Neurocysticercosis Beyond the Cranium"
Jessica Malone, M.D., Kathryn Ward, M.D. "A 'Pheo' in Disguise"
Devna Mangrola, M.D. "Normal Hearts with Abnormal Beats"
Kaumaka Shimatsu, M.D. "A Deadly Product: Calcific Uremic Arteriolopathy Misdiagnosed as Cellulitis"
Sital Singh, M.D. "Disparities in the Treatment of Non Small Cell Lung Cancer"
Shiv Sab, M.D. "Massive Left Ventricular Thrombus"
Minh-Chi Tran, M.D. "Post Infectious Glomerulonephritis in the Adult Patient"
Nicholas Wettersten, M.D. "Not a Reject - A Falsely Elevated Cardiac Troponin in a Heart Transplant Recipient" Finalist - Clinical Vignette Competition
American College of Physician's Northern California Meeting, November 2012, San Francisco, California
Anthony Bhe, M.D. "A Heavy Burden: Lead Poisoning in an Adult Woman"
Cathy Cheng, M.D. "Family and Individual Factors and Intention to Quit in Californian Chinese and Korean Smokers"
Meghan Gilroy, M.D. "A Change of Heart: Progressive Edema in an Elderly Man"
Wendy Gu, M.D. "Up and Up: Significant Insulin Dosing for a Type B Insulin Resistant Diabetic in DKA"
Erica Heiman, M.D. "Assessment of Sexual Health Risk Factors Among Deaf American Sign Language (ASL) Users"
Andrew Hersh, M.D. "Patient-Identified Factors Related to Heart Failure Readmission"
Victoria Johnson, M.D. "Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome Causing Non-Cardiogenic Pulmonary Edema" First Place Winner Clinical Vignette Competition
Abigail Kopecky, M.D. "An UnCommon Cause of Major Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding"
Patrick Lin, M.D. "Molecular Inversion Probes (MIPs) Identify Novel Genomic Signatures in Pediatric Brain Cancers" First Runner up Research Competition
Eleanor Loomis, M.D. "Purtscher Retinopathy: An Eye On Acute Pancreatitis"
Madina Mohammadi, M.D. "Case, Rated PG: Rapidly Progressive Ulcers"
Mamta Parikh, M.D. "Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura Finds Its Way to the Heart"
Sital Singh, M.D. "Not All Pericarditis is Viral"
Benjamin Stripe, M.D. "A Bleeding Heart: Acute Non-Traumatic Cardiac Tamponade Due to Coagulaopathy and Metastatic Bronchial Carcinoma" First Runner Up Clinical Vignette
Nicholas Wettersten, M.D. "Hold the Heparin"