INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENCY PROGRAM

Research & Publication


2018-2019 Peer Review Articles

Saadat M, Vosoughi E. A rare case of pulmonary Kaposi sarcoma presented with respiratory failure. J Community Hosp Intern Med Perspect. https://doi.org/10.1080/20009666.2019.1640017

Patel K, Singh G, Saadat M. Wound botulism: Still a challenge to diagnose. [Abstract]. Crit Care Med. 2019;47(1):274.

Baillargeon J, Singh G, Kuo YF, Raji MA, Westra J, Sharma G. Association of Opioid and Benzodiazepine Use with Adverse Respiratory Events in Older Adults with COPD. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2019 May 18. Doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201901-0240C. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 31104504.

Singh G, Agarwal A, Zhang W, Kuo YF, Sultana R, Sharma G. Impact of PAP therapy on hospitalization rates in Medicare beneficiaries with COPD and coexisting OSA. Sleep Breath. 2019 Mar;23(1):193-200. doi: 10.1007/s11325-018-1680-0. Epub 2018 Jun 22. PubMed PMID: 29931497; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6309578.

Starr P, Agarwal A, Singh G, Hsu E, Zhang W, Kuo YF, Boethel C, Sharma G. Obstructive Sleep Apnea with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease among Medicare Beneficiaries. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2019 Jan;16(1):153-6. doi: 10.1513/AnnalsATS.201712-932OC. PMID: 30592457.

Shrivastava D, Bixby JK, Livornese DS, et al. Efficacy of Oral Appliance Therapy in the Treatment of Severe OSA in CPAP-Resistant Cases. Sleep Vigilance. 2018 Dec;2(2):119. https://doi.org/10.1007/s41782-018-0044-y

Kumar VM, Mallick HN, Shrivastava D. Demand for affordable “Sleep Study”. Sleep Vigilance. 2018 Dec;2(2):101-2. https://doi.org/10/1007/s41782-018-0054-9

Bezrookove V, Nosrati M, Miller JR 3rd, De Semir D, Dar AA, Vosoughi E, Vaquero E, Sucker A, Lazar AJ, Gershenwald JE, Davies MA, Schadendorf D, Kashani-Sabet M. Role of Elevated PHIP Copy Number as a Prognostic and Progression Marker for Cutaneous Melanoma. Clin Cancer Res. 2018 Sep 1;24(17):4119-4125. doi: 10.1158/1078-0432.CCR-18-0791. Epub 2018 May 18. PubMed PMID: 29776954; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC6125189.

Vosoughi E , Lee J, Miller J, Nosrati M, Minor D, Abendroth R, Lee J, Andrews B, Leng L, Wu M, Leong S, Kashani-Sabet M, Kim K. Survival and clinical outcomes of patients with melanoma brain metastasis in the era of checkpoint inhibitors and targeted therapies. BMC Cancer 2018 18:490 “Pending”

Sheth C, Lee S. Eruptive xanthomas with poorly controlled type 1 diabetes mellitus. Submitted to Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine 1/2/2019


2018-2019 Podium Presentations

Bahri G, Druar N, Vyas D, Saadat M, Seraj S. Necrotizing fasciitis health coverage: Does insurance status affect the severity of the disease as measured by cost and length of stay? San Joaquin General Hospital Research Day; June 28, 2019; French Camp, CA.

Saadat M, Arquiette J, Chung HJ, Mostamand M, Lee SY. Improving Heart Failure Outcomes, a Team-Based Approach. San Joaquin General Hospital Research Day; June 28, 2019; French Camp, CA.

Vosoughi E, Jung SM, Parikh K, Seraj S. The Economic Benefits of Early Palliative care Consultation on Length-of-Stay and Cost-of-Care in a Safety-Net Hospital. San Joaquin General Hospital Research Day; June 28, 2019; French Camp, CA.

Patel K, Saadat M, Singh G. Wound Botulism: Still a challenge to diagnose. Society of Critical Care National Meeting; February 18, 2019; San Diego, CA.

 

2018-2019 Poster Sessions


National

Saadat M, Lee SY, Mostamand M. Improving Heart Failure Outcome; A team based approach. Institute for Healthcare Improvement; April 12 – 14, 2019; San Francisco, CA.

Jung S, Vosoughi E. The Economic Benefits of Early Palliative Consultation on Cost of Care and Length of Stay in a Safety-Net Hospital. Institute for Healthcare Improvement; April 12-14, 2019; San Francisco, CA.

Seraj S, Bakshi A. More than meets the eye: Klebsiella pnumoniae Pyogenic Liver Abscess with Metastatic Endopthalmitis. ACP National Internal Medicine Meeting; April 11 – 13, 2019; Philadelphia, PA.

Bahri GN, Jung SM. High Index of Clinical Suspicion Remains Paramount to the Diagnosis and Treatment of Necrotizing Fasciitis, Regardless of the LRINEC Score. ACP National Internal Medicine Meeting; April 11-13, 2019; Philadelphia, PA.

Singh G, Singh K. Why isn’t he bleeding? Factor VII Deficiency. ACP National Internal Medicine Meeting; April 11 – 13, 2019; Philadelphia, PA.

Jung S, Abdali A, Singh M. The Economic Benefits of Early Palliative Consultation on Cost of Care and Length of Stay in a Safety-Net Hospital. Coalition of Compassionate Care of California; April 8, 2019; San Francisco, CA.

Saadat M, Mostamand M, Lee S, Chung H, Arquiette J. Improving Heart Failure Outcome, a Team Based Approach. American Heart Association Quality of Care & Outcomes Research; April 6, 2019; Arlington, VA.

Singh G, Patel K. Wound botulism: Still a challenge to diagnose. Society of Critical Care Medicine; February 18, 2019; San Diego, CA.


Regional

Bahri G, Druar N, Vyas D, Saadat M, Seraj S. Necrotizing fasciitis health coverage: Does insurance status affect the severity of the disease as measured by cost and length of stay? San Joaquin General Hospital Research Day; June 28, 2019; French Camp, CA.

Saadat M, Arquiette J, Chung HJ, Mostamand M, Lee SY. Improving Heart Failure Outcomes, a Team-Based Approach. San Joaquin General Hospital Research Day; June 28, 2019; French Camp, CA.

Vosoughi E, Jung SM, Parikh K, Seraj S. The Economic Benefits of Early Palliative Care Consultation on Length-of-Stay and Cost-of-Care in a Safety-Net Hospital. San Joaquin General Hospital Research Day; June 28, 2019; French Camp, CA.

Ayala-Larco A, Yescas-Garibay K, Singh G. Postpartum Eclampsia and Psychosis? A Common Presentation of a Rare Diagnosis. San Joaquin General Hospital Research Day; June 28, 2019; French Camp, CA.

Bahri G, Jung SM. High Index of Clinical Suspicion remains Paramount to the Diagnosis and Treatment of Necrotizing Fasciitis, Regardless of L RINEC Score. San Joaquin General Hospital Research Day; June 28, 2019; French Camp, CA.

Galang K, Patel K, Singh G. Wound Botulism: Still a challenge to diagnose. San Joaquin General Hospital Research Day; June 28, 2019; French Camp, CA.

Ghotra G, Seraj SM. Case of Aortic Thrombosis in a Poorly Controlled Ulcerative Colitis Patient. San Joaquin General Hospital Research Day; June 28, 2019; French Camp, CA.

Mostamand M, Malik A, Seraj SM. A Case of Peritoneal TB. San Joaquin General Hospital Research Day; June 28, 2019; French Camp, CA

Yescas-Garibay K, Seraj SM. An Unusual Presentation of SLE. San Joaquin General Hospital Research Day; June 28, 2019; French Camp, CA.

Vosoughi E, Jung SM, Tiwana B, Yau T. A Case of Tuberculoma with Disseminated Pulmonary Tuberculosis. San Joaquin General Hospital Research Day; June 28, 2019; French Camp, CA.

Abdali A, Saadat M. LV Non-Compaction Resulting in Adult Onset Heart Failure. ACP Internal Medicine Meeting; Nov 3, 2018; Santa Clara, CA.

Bahri GN, Jung SM. High Index of Clinical Suspicion Remains Paramount to the Diagnosis and Treatment of Necrotizing Fasciitis, Regardless of the LRINEC Score. ACP Internal Medicine Meeting; Nov 3, 2018; Santa Clara, CA.

Bakshi A, Seraj S. More than Meets the Eye: Klebsiella pneumoniae Pyogenic Liver Abscess with Metastatic Endopthalmitis. ACP Internal Medicine Meeting; Nov 3, 2018; Santa Clara, CA.

Lee SY, Saadat M. Unusual ECG Findings in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. ACP Internal Medicine Meeting; Nov 3, 2018; Santa Clara, CA.

Mostamand M, Saadat M. A Cryptic Case of Cryptococcal Meningitis. ACP Internal Medicine Meeting; Nov 3, 2018; Santa Clara, CA.

Sauther R (MSIII), Bormann C (MSIII), Sekhon S. Weathering the Storm. ACP Internal Medicine Meeting; Nov 3, 2018; Santa Clara, CA.

Shah PA, Singh G. “I can feel it in my bones”. ACP Internal Medicine Meeting; Nov 3, 2018; Santa Clara, CA.

Singh K, Gill A. Why isn’t he bleeding? Factor VII Deficiency. ACP Internal Medicine Meeting; Nov 3, 2018; Santa Clara, CA.

Tiwana B, Yau T, Jung SM. A Case of Tuberculoma with Disseminated Pulmonary Tuberculosis. ACP Internal Medicine Meeting; Nov 3, 2018; Santa Clara, CA.

Vosoughi E, Seraj S. A Case of Severe Hypercalcemia due to Isolated Bone Marrow Sarcoidosis. ACP Internal Medicine Meeting; Nov 3, 2018; Santa Clara, CA.

Yescas-Garibay K, Ali U. Another Imitation for Stroke Alert. ACP Internal Medicine Meeting; Nov 3, 2018; Santa Clara, CA.

 

Current IRB Studies

Jung, Parikh, Saadat. Impact of Early Palliative Care Consultation on Inpatient Length of Stay and Total Charges.

Shrivastava, Rithu. Assessment of Pulmonary Function Tests on Post Stroke Patients.

Saadat M, Seraj S, Asad M, Obad N, Galang K, Yescas Garibay K. Sepsis Taskforce.

Saadat M, Mostamand M, Lee S. Improvement in heart failure outcomes through integration with primary care.

Saadat M, Seraj S, Bahri G, Nemati M. Necrotizing Fasciitis in Injecting Drug Users: A Comparison of outcomes in patients with and without a history of injection drug use.

Seraj S, Bakshi A, Malik A. EMR/Hospitalist-Impact on workflow

Singh G, Ali S, Bakshi A, Galang K. Non-Evasive ICU Monitoring.

Singh G, Afshar A, Ghotra G. Reduction of CAUTI rate in ICU

Jung S, Vo N, Abdali A, Lee S, Yescas Garibay K, Mostamand M. Reducing the Door to Transfer Time in LVO.

Parikh K, Jung S, Asad M, Obad N, Sandhu S. Multidisciplinary UR Round and Early Discharge.