The Program

Research

THE FOLLOWING LIST IS JUST A SMALL SAMPLE OF THE RESEARCH AND SCHOLARLY ACTIVITY IN THE DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE

PEER REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS

Hanseree P, Salvador V, Sachmechi I, Kim P.Recurrent Silent Thyroiditis as a Sequela of Postpartum Thyroiditis. Case Rep Endocrinol. 2014;2014:286373.Presented at the 21st Annual Research Forum, Queens Hospital Center, Jamaica, NY, May 2014 click here to download

Sachmechi I, Chadha A, Hanseree P.Type 2 Myotonic Dystrophy Associated with Thyroid Cancer.Journal of Thyroid Disorders and Therapy. 2013 October click here to download

Hanseree P, Tulczynska J. An Atypical Presentation of Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome Coexisting with Staphylococcus Pneumonia: a Diagnostic Challenge.British Journal of Medical Practitioner. 2013 June click here to download

Kachalia A, Kachalia K, Nagalli S, Rahman H, Lopez R, Rizzo V. : Analysis of Safety and Efficacy of Dexmedetomidine as Adjunctive Therapy for Alcohol Withdrawal. CHEST.2014; 145(3_Meeting abstracts):207A. click here to download

Kachalia AG, Ochieng P., Kachalia KA, Rahman H.: Rare Coexistence of Sarcoidosis and Lung Adenocarcinoma; Respiratory Medicine Case Reports: 2014;10.1016/j.rmcr.2013.12.008 click here to download

Kachalia A., Sideras P., Javaid M., Muralidharan S., Cohen P.: Extreme Clinical Presentations of Venous Stasis: Coronary Sinus Thrombosis; Case Report. J Assoc Physicians India. 2013 Nov;61: 841-843. click here to download

Kachalia A., Sankhla C., Patil S., Gupta S., Kapadia F.: Cerebral and Spinal Air Embolism Following Percutaneous Nephrolithotomy: Case Report. J Assoc Physicians India.2011 Apr; 59: 254-6. click here to download

Singh G, Kachalia A, Kaur J, Kachalia K, Liu S, Rizzo V: Cholestatic Hepatitis: An Unusual Presentation of Lisinopril induced Hepatotoxicity.BJMP 2014; 7(3):a721 click here to download

Madhuri Chandnani, MD, Pallavi Pothuri, MD, Nina Kello, MD, Michael Stevens, MD. Vincent Rizzo, MD, MBA, FACP. Impact of Hepatitis C Screening in Outpatient Population. click here to download

Isaac Sachmechi, MD, FACE, FACP, Soheila Nourabadi, MD, Luis Chavez, MD, Anoop Kumar, M.B.B.S. Resolution of Seasonal Allergies by Testosterone Replacement in Hypogonadal Male – A Case Report. click here to download

Rudra Paudel, MD, Luis Chavez, MD, Adriana Abrudescu, MD. Takayasu Arteritis Presenting as Abdominal Pain – An Unusual Case. click here to download

Sandeep Singh, MD, Abdullah Mahmood, MD, Pallavi Pothuri, MD, Issac Sachmechi, MD, FACP, FACE. A Retrospective Medical Record Review and Telephonic Survey to Assess the Association Between Artificial Sweeteners (AS) and Well Differentiated Thyroid Cancer (WDTC). click here to download

Viki Kumar, MD, Nfn Anila, Pallavi Pothuri, MD, Paul Kim, MD, FACE, FACP, Linda Bulone, RN, Issac Sachmechi, MD, FACE, FACP. Avelumab Inducing Hypothyroidism and Hypodrenalism. click here to download

Madhuri Chandnani, MD, Mohamed Barakat, MD, Michael Stevens, MD, Oluwaseun Akinseye, MD, Vincent Rizzo, MD. Impact of Socio-Demographic Factors on Hepatitis C Screening Among Individuals Born Between 1945 and 1965. click here to download

Mohamed Barakat, MD, Mostafa Alfishawy, MD, Oluwaseun Akinseye, MD, Susan Sanelli-Russo, MD. Phentermine Induced Seizure. click here to download

Paul J Simpson, MD, Gowthami Are, MD, Ricardo Lopez, MD, Habibur Rahman, MD. Scimitar Syndrome Presenting with Pulmonary Emboli and Right Heart Failure Requiring ECMO. click here to download

Shoaib Junejo, MD, Keerat Ahuja, MD, Vincent Rizzo, MD, Tayyaba Bashir, MD. Triple Positive Breast Cancer: A Distinct Subtype. click here to download

Sandeep Singh, MD, Shoaib Junejo, MD, Adriana Abrudescu, MD, Isaac Sachmechi, MD, FACE, FACP. Pregnancy-Triggered Triple Autoimmunity (Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis, Antiphospholipid Syndrome and Systemic Lupus Erythematosus). click here to download

Habib, G; Santiago-Rosado, L; Rizzo, V; Kachalia, A; Epstein, J; Kachalia, K; Tsai, V; Kaur, J; Tan, T. Cardiology-driven observation protocol leads to over-use of stress testing among patients younger than 40 years presenting to the Emergency Department with chest pain. Poster Presentation, NY American College of Emergency Physicians. July 2016. click here to download

PRESENTATIONS AT NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL MEETINGS

Kachalia K, Butuc R, Badar K, Butt M, Radparvar F, Rizzo V: Retrospective study to analyze effect of CHF pathway on 30 day readmission rate in a community based hospital: presented as poster presentation at International Forum on Quality and Safety Healthcare, Paris, April 2014. click here to download

Kachalia A, Kachalia K, Nagalli S, Lopez R, Rizzo V: Analysis of Safety and Efficacy of Dexmedetomidine as Adjunctive Therapy for Alcohol Withdrawal

  1. CHEST World Congress, Madrid, Spain. March 2014
  2. American Thoracic Society, San Diego, May 2014
  3. NYACP poster at Rochester in 2013
  4. Grand Rounds at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Queens, 6/18/2014

Singh G, Kachalia A, Kaur J, Kachalia K, Liu S, Rizzo V: Cholestatic Hepatitis: An Unusual Presentation of Lisinopril induced Hepatotoxicity. Presented at American College of Gastroenterology meeting, Philadelphia, 2014.

Kachalia A, Ochieng P, Rahman H: Rare Coexistence of Sarcoidosis and Lung Adenocarcinoma; ANNUAL CHEST meeting, Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta. October 2012.

Singh G, Salvador V, Bagchi A, Tushabe R & Abrudescu A. Rheumatoid arthritis associated corneal ulceration with superimposed infection by methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus. Presented at 21st Annual Research Forum, Queens Hospital Center, Jamaica, NY, May 2014
In Press: American Journal of Case Report, November 2014 click here to download

Sachmechi I, Wang A, Kim P, Reich D, Payne H & Salvador V. Impact of diabetes education and peer support group on the metabolic parameters of patients with diabetes mellitus (DM) (Type 1 & Type 2).Presented at 20th Annual Research Forum, Queens Hospital Center, Jamaica, NY, May 2013. BJMP 2013;6(4):a635. click here to download

Salvador V, Habib S, Nattis A, Sanelli-Russo S & Rizzo V. Finding the missing link in neuromyelitisoptica presenting with recurrent transverse myelitis flares: a case report. Presented at the 20th Annual Research Forum, Queens Hospital Center, Jamaica, NY, May 2013 and at New York American College of Physicians Resident Forum Poster Competition 2013, Rochester, NY, November 2013 .J ClinNeurosci. 2014;21(5):861-2. click here to download

Salvador V, Samrao P, LeytinA&Basith M. Atypical presentation of an advanced obstructive biliary cancer without jaundice: a case report.Presented at 20th Annual Research Forum, Queens Hospital Center, Jamaica, NY, May 2013.Am J Case Rep 2013; 14:462-466. click here to download

Salvador V, Masood W, Arenas C, Massasati L &Bakshi S. Extreme Transient Reflex Hypervagotonia due to Pseudoephedrine Ingestion. Presented at 11th Annual American Medical Association Resident/Fellow Research Symposium, National Harbor, MD, November 2013 and at 21st Annual Research Forum, Queens Hospital Center, Jamaica, NY, May 2014 click here to download

Salvador VB. Singh M, Witek P &Peress G. Cyclophosphamide and Doxorubicin-induced Acute Pancreatitis in a Patient with Breast Cancer.BJMP 2014;7(3): a727. click here to download

Risk factors for unplanned and related readmission within 30 days of discharge.
Poster Presentation at the International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare (Paris, France) click here to download

Risk factors for unplanned and related readmission within 30 days of discharge.
Poster Presentation at Mount Sinai Hospital Research Day2014 click here to download

Hanseree P, Salvador V, Sachmechi I, Kim P. (2014).Recurrent Silent Thyroiditis as a Sequela of Postpartum Thyroiditis.Poster Presentation at the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists 23rdAnnual Scientific and Clinical Congress; Las Vegas, NV.

Hanseree P, Summachiwakij S, Thongpooswan S, Kachalia A, Rizzo V, Sachmechi I. (2014).The Effect of Vitamin D on Progression of Kidney Function and Microalbuminuria in Type 2 Diabetic Patients.
Poster Presentation at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai 5thAnnual Resident and Fellow Research Day; New York, NY. click here to download