Scholarly publications and presentations by Rochester Regional Health's Internal Medicine authors.


Submissions from 2020

Suspected Metformin-induced Cobalamin Deficiency Mimicking Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura, Syed Ather Hussain, Mohammad Ammad Ud Din, L K. Boppana, Ankita Kapoor, and Saad Jamshed

Syncope, Near Syncope, or Nonmechanical Falls as a Presenting Feature of COVID-19, Tara Chen, John Hanna, Edward E. Walsh, Ann R. Falsey, Maryrose Laguio-Vila, and Emil Lesho


Systematic review and meta-analysis: Monopolar hemostatic forceps with soft coagulation in the treatment of peptic ulcer bleeding, Faisal Kamal, Muhammad Ali Khan, Raseen Tariq, Mohammad K. Ismail, Claudio Tombazzi, and Colin W. Howden


Temporal Trends and Outcomes of Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair and Surgical Mitral Valve Intervention, Ayman Elbadawi, Islam Y. Elgendy, Ahmed H. Mohamed, Mohamed F. Almahmoud, Mohmed Omer, A. Abuzaid, Karim Mahmoud, Gbolahan O. Ogunbayo, Ali Denktas, David Paniagua, Subhash Banerjee, and Hani Jneid

The Arrhythmogenic Impact of Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction on Diabetics, Mahmood Mubasher, Mouhand Fh Mohamed, Mohammed I. Danjuma, Mohamed Magdi, Amir Hanafi, Tausif Syed, Richard Alweis, Mohammed Alqawasma, Mohan Rao, and Ryan Hoefen

The Diagnostic Dilemma of Sarcoidosis: A Case of Acute Hypercalcemia, Vani Mulkareddy, Varun Bhalla, Soham Upadhye, and Preeti Siddam


Transcatheter aortic valve replacement in aortic regurgitation: The U.S. experience, Shilpkumar Arora, Sopan Lahewala, Zachary Zuzek, Samarthkumar Thakkar, Chinmay Jani, Rahul Jaswaney, Aanandita Singh, Poonam Bhyan, Nirav Arora, Anthony Main, Mohammed Najeeb Osman, Brian D. Hoit, Guilherme F. Attizzani, and Sidakpal S. Panaich

Transcatheter cerebral embolic protection during WATCHMAN procedure in two patients with persistent left atrial appendage thrombus: Case report with review of the literature, Bryan E-Xin Tan and Jeremiah P. Depta


Treatment Bias in Management of HIV Patients Admitted for Acute Myocardial Infarction: Does It Still Exist?, Gbolahan O. Ogunbayo, Le Dung Ha, Qamar Ahmad, Naoki Misumida, Remi Okwechime, Ayman Elbadawi, Ahmed Abdel-Latif, C. S. Elayi, Susan Smyth, Franck Boccara, and Adrian W. Messerli


Use of Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors in Early Triple-Negative Breast Cancer: Beyond the Early Conflicting Results, Mohammad Ammad Ud Din, Saad Jamshed, and Mehul Patel

Submissions from 2019

Absence of left bundle branch block and blood urea nitrogen predict improvement in left ventricular ejection fraction in patients with cardiomyopathy and wearable cardioverter defibrillators, Nikhil A. Mehta, Nashwa Abdulsalam, Ruth Kouides, Hamdy Ahmed, Raisa Atif, Abrar Shah, Sarah Taylor, Dmitry Chuprun, David Huang, and Mohan Rao


A closer look at heart failure in patients with concurrent diabetes mellitus using glucose lowering drugs, Syed Raza Shah, Sana Muhammad Iqbal, Richard Alweis, and Steven Roark

An Elusive Diagnosis: Case Reports of Secondary Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis and Review of Current Literature, Qiu J. Tong, Manasi M. Godbole, Nishit Biniwale, and Saad Jamshed

Cost of a learner in pediatric ED, Nagesh Jadhav, Keith Grams, and Richard Alweis


Experience with endoscopic resection of oesophageal verrucous carcinoma and literature review, Kaartik Soota, Pratyusha Tirumanisetty, Ye Jin Lee, and Adrian Holm


Hepatic artery pseudoaneurysm following percutaneous transhepatic cholangiogram: an extremely rare complication, Pratyusha Tirumanisetty, Jose William Sotelo, Aditya Rander, and Taussif Syed


Heterotopic Respiratory Mucosa in the Rectum: An Unusual Type and Site of Heterotopia in the Gastrointestinal Tract, Caroline Bsirini, Pratyusha Tirumanisetty, Joseph N. Dytoc, Diana Agostini-Vulaj, Christopher Steevens, Asad Ullah, and Aaron R. Huber

In-Hospital Outcomes with Transfemoral Versus Transapical Access for Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in Patients with Peripheral Arterial Disease, Ayman Elbadawi, Syed Yaseen Naqvi, Marwan Saad, Islam Y. Elgendy, Ahmed A. Mahmoud, Abir Zainal, Michael Megaly, Mohamed F. Almahmoud, Ahmed Altaweel, Neal Kleiman, and J Dawn Abbott

Pain Management in a Terminally Ill Patient with a Surrogate Decision-maker: A Challenge, Tausif Syed, Susan Mansourian, Pratyusha Tirumanisetty, Abdullah Abdullah, and Richard Alweis


Pneumatosis intestinalis: Cost paid for rheumatoid arthritis treatment, Pratyusha Tirumanisetty, Jose William Sotelo, Michael Disalle, and Meenal Sharma


Relationship of atrial fibrillation to outcomes in patients hospitalized for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbation, Abdullah Sayied Abdullah, George Eigbire, Mohamed Ali, Mohanad Awadalla, Abdul Wahab, Hisham Ibrahim, Amr Salama, and Richard Alweis

Submissions from 2018

A Rapidly Fatal Infection With Serotype E Harboring : The Dilemma of Safe De-escalation in the Setting of Potential Extended-Spectrum β-Lactamase Production, John Hanna, Yetunde Ogunsesan, Erik Snesrud, Rosslyn Maybank, Ana Ong, Yoon Kwak, Anthony Jones, Patrick McGann, and Emil Lesho

Clinical Reasoning: A 77-year-old man presenting with episodic expressive aphasia, Alice Shanklin, Andrew Cox, Hamdy M. Ahmed, Alicia Lieberman, and Ania Busza

Survival Patterns for Patients with Resected N2 Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer and Postoperative Radiotherapy: A Prognostic Scoring Model and Heat Map Approach, Weiye Deng, Ting Xu, Yujin Xu, Yifan Wang, Xiangyu Liu, Yu Zhao, Pei Yang, and Zhongxing Liao

Submissions from 2017

Lithium-induced electrocardiographic changes: A complete review, Nikhil Mehta and Robert Vannozzi