Current Research Publications

2013-Present Resident Publications and

National and Regional Presentations and Abstracts

 

Accomplishments listed in order by month/year (most recent first): publications, national presentations, and regional presentations. Resident name is bolded.

2016

Chaddha A, Jackson EA, Richardson CR, Franklin BA. Technology to help promote physical activity. American Journal of Cardiology. PMID: 27889045. September 2016.

 

Sievers CK, Kratz JD, Zurbriggen LD, LoConte NK, Lubner SJ, Uboha N, Mulkerin D, Matkowskyi KA, Deming DA. The multidisciplinary management of colorectal cancer: Present and future paradigms. Clinics in Colon and Rectal Surgery. PMID: 27582648. September 2016.

 

Allen C, Evans G, Sutton EL. Pharmacologic therapies in women's health: Contraception and menopause treatment. The Medical Clinics of North America. PMID: 27235614. July 2016.

 

Broussard JL, Kilkus JM, Delebecque F, Abraham V, Day A, Whitmore HR, Tasali E. Elevated ghrelin predicts food intake during experimental sleep restriction. Obesity. PMID: 26467988. July 2016.

 

Kratz JD, Turk AA, Sievers CK, Clipson L, Matkowskyj KA, Deming DD. Molecular profiles guide colorectal cancer treatment. Federal Practitioner. May 2016.

 

Arriola V, Tischendorf J, Musuuza J, Barker A, Rozelle J, Safdar N. Assessing the risk of hospital-acquired Clostridium difficile infection with proton pump inhibitor use: A meta-analysis. [review]. Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology. March 2016.

 

Ho AK, Bartels CM, Thorpe CT, Pandhi N, Smith MA, Johnson HM. Achieving weight loss and hypertension control among obese adults: a U.S. multi-disciplinary group practice observational study. American Journal of Hypertension. PMID: 26917445. February 2016.

 

Tischendorf J, de Avila RA, Safdar N. Risk of infection following colonization with carbapenem-resistant Enterobactericeae: a systematic review. American Journal of Infection Control. PMID: 26899297. February 2016.

 

Kratz JD, Chaddha A, Bhattacharjee S, Goonewardena SN. Atherosclerosis and nanotechnology: Dianostic and therapeutic applications. Cardiovascular Drugs and Therapy. PMID: 26809711. January 2016.

 

Medlin JL, Hansen KE, Fitz SR, Bartels CM. A systematic review and meta-analysis of cutaneous manifestations in late versus early-onset systemic lupus erythematosus. Seminars in Arthritis & Rheumatism. January 2016.

 

Braus N, Campbell TC, Kwekkeboom KL, Ferguson S, Harvey C, Krupp AE, Lohmeier T, Repplinger MD, Westergaard RP, Jacobs EA, Roberts KF, Ehlenbach WJ. Prospective study of a proactive palliative care rounding intervention in a medical ICU. Intensive Care Med. PMID: 26556622. January 2016.

 

Weiker MK, Zelenski AB, Quinn M. Mindset and empathy in residency training. Poster Presentation. AAIM Skills Development. National Harbor, MD. October 2016.

 

Benson M, Spiel A, Gopal D, Pfau P. Cecal intubation rates improved with the use of the ultraslim colonoscope. Poster Presentation. DDW. San Diego, CA. May 2016.

 

Lin J, Buhr K, Kipp R. Effect of left ventricular lead capture threshold on mortality with cardiac resynchronization therapy - a secondary analysis of the COMPANION trial. Poster Presentation. Heart Rhythm Society Scientific Session. San Francisco, CA. May 2016.

 

Nelson E & Lochmann-Bailkey AR. Low Yield and High Cost of Gastric and Duodenal Biopsies for Investigation of Symptoms of Abdominal Pain During Routine Esophagogastroduodenoscopy. Poster Presentation. DDW. San Diego, CA. May 2016.

 

Saunders S, Hollis Z, Brown B, Hoffmayer K, Wright J, Teelin T, Kopp D, Leal M, Eckhardt L, Field M, Kipp R. Incidence, predictors, and outcomes of patients with improved systolic function following guideline-directed ICD implantation. Poster Presentation. Heart Rhythm Society Scientific Session. San Franciso, CA. May 2016.

 

Spiel A, Nelson E, Benson M, Weiss J. Performance of multitarget stool DNA test for colorectal cancer screening in clinical practice. Poster Presentation. DDW. San Diego, CA. May 2016.

 

Wenzke KE, Donateo P, Kalscheur M, Aste M, Oddone D, Solano A, Maggi R, Croci F, Page RL, Brignole B, Hamdan MH. Outcome post-pacing in patients with bifascicular block and syncope. Poster Presentation. Heart Rhythm Society Scientific Session. San Francisco, CA. May 2016.

 

Chaddha A, Wenzke KE, Wasmund S, Page R, Hamdan M. Baroreflex gain is elevated in patients with a positive tilt table test with greater values noted in patients with tilt induced asystole. Poster Presentation. ACC. Chicago, IL. April 2016.

 

Chaddha A, Wenzke KE, Wasmund S, Page R, Hamdan M. The heart rate during tilt is lower in patients with vasovagal syncope and positive tilt table test when compared to patients with vasovagal syncope and negative tilt table test with no significant change in the baroreflex. Poster Presentation. ACC. Chicago, IL. April 2016.

 

King CC, Gepner AG, Piper ME, Fiore MC, Baker T, Stein JH. The longitudinal impact of smoking and smoking cessation on inflammatory markers. Poster Presentation. ACC. Chicago, IL. April 2016.

 

Chaddha A. PJP pneumonia in a non-HIV host. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

Chodara AM and Weber CA. Hypertension in a pregnant woman. OralPresentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

Ciske B and Ahrens S. Panic: Profound QT prolongation and hypophosphatemia. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

Coggins K and Kory P. Rapid dissemination of blastomycosis in late pregnancy. Oral Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

Hall M. A diagnostic challenge: sarcoidosis as the cause of hepatic granulomas. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

Kessler M and Ley M. Capnophaga canimorsus: an uncommon, frequently lethal zoonotic infection recognized by clinical features and context in rapidly progressive septicemia with DIC and multi-organ systems failure. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

Kosciuk P and Smith J. Severe hypertriglyceridema-induced acute pancreatitis treated with plasma exchange. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

Kratz JD, Sandbo NK, Williams EC. Anti-phospholipid syndrome presenting with necrotic esophagitis. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

Laine J. ANCA vasculitis and breast cancer: connection or coincidence? Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

Lewandowski D, Brooks E, Caponi B. An unusual case of recurrent sepsis: colonic perforation from an IUD. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

Lewis B and Vogelman B. Steroids and ritonavir: a case of drug-induced cushing’s syndrome. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

Lutz M, Holobyn T, Balasubramanian P. Large pericardial and pleural effusion due to severe pulmonary hypertension as a result of limited systemic sclerosis. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

MacDonald M. Overwhelming sepsis and waterhouse-friederchsen syndrome caused by Capnocytophaga Canimorsus in an immunocompetent host. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

Nan J and Hughes P. Another reason for an abnormal troponin result – heterophile antibodies. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

Steinberg K and Caponi B. To test or not to test (urinary antigen): Legionella pneumonia mimicking acute coronary syndrome. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

Steinberg K and Kory P. Utility of a remote image acquisition and feedback tool in promoting point-of-care ultrasound skills among critical care trainees. Oral Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

Swearingen S. Dying of a broken heart: Cardiogenic shock in takotsubo cardiomyopathy. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

Tierney Kand Goldman T. Not your everyday asthma: differentiating primary pulmonary hypertension from Eisenmenger syndrome. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

Weiker M. Crystalline induced chronic kidney disease. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

Yang Y and Quinn M. To fly or not? Air travel in patients at risk for pneumothorax. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

Yu MD. Anomalous connections of the heart: a case of coronary artery fistula. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2016.

 

2015

Lin JY, Igic P, Hoffmayer KS, Field ME. Patients with hemophilia: unique challenges for atrial fibrillation management. HeartRhythm Case Reports. [Epub]. November 2015.

 

Ho AK, Thorpe CT, Pandhi N, Palta M, Smith MA, Johnson HM. Association of anxiety and depression with hypertension control: a US multidisciplinary group practice observational study. Journal of Hypertension. PMID: 26259121. November 2015.

 

Sailer A, Anneken A, Li Y, Lee S, Munro E. Dynamic opposition of clustered proteins stabilize cortical polarity in the C. elegans zygote. Developmental Cell. PMID: 26460948. October 2015.

 

Vreede AP, Jones AN, Kansen KE. Can serum isotope levels accurately measure intestinal calcium absorption compared to gold-standard methods? Nutrition Journal. PMID: 26227019. July 2015.

 

Allen C & Kolehmainen C. Intrauterine devices and other forms of contraception: Thinking outside the pack. The Medical Clinics of North America. PMID: 25841597. May 2015.

 

Broussard JL, Chapotot F, Abraham V, Day A, Delebecque F, Whitmore HR, Tasali E. Sleep restriction increases free fatty acids in healthy men. Diabetologia. PMID: 25702040. April 2015.

 

Holden T, Smith MA, Bartels CM, Campbell TC, Yu M, Kind AJ. Hospice enrollment, local hospice utilization patterns, and rehospitalization in Medicare patients. Journal of Palliative Medicine. PMID: 25879990. April 2015.

 

Akhter A, Said A. Cutaneous manifestations of viral hepatitis. Current Infectious Disease Reports. PMID: 25809574. March 2015.

 

Cooley DM, Walker AJ, Gopal DV. From capsule endoscopy to balloon-assisted deep enteroscopy: Exploring small-bowel endoscopic imaging. Gastroenterology & Hepatology. Vol 11, Iss 3. March 2015.

 

Ziegler MJ, Pellegrini DC, Safdar N. Attributable mortality of central line associated bloodstream infection: systematic review and meta-analysis. Infection. PMID: 25331552. February 2015.

 

Raval KK, Tao R, White BE, De Lange WJ, Koonce CH, Yu J, Kishnani PS, Thomson JA, Mosher DF, Ralphe JC, Kamp TJ. Pompe disease results in a Golgi-based glycosylation deficit in human induced pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes. Journal of Biological Chemistry. PMID: 25488666. January 2015.

 

Beniwal-Patel P, Lochmann-Bailkey AR, Ley D, Saha S. Nutritional Parameters in Pregnant Women with Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Poster Presentation. Advances in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation’s Clinical & Research Conference. Orlando, FL. December 2015.

 

Lee SS, Fallon M, Mably M, Jared J, Mulkerin D, Liu G, Callander N. Evaluation of Institutional Non-Core Chemotherapy Regimens Approved for the Treatment of Leukemia and Multiple Myeloma. Poster Presentation. American Society of Hematology. Orlando, FL. December 2015.

 

Joachim E, Gardezi A, Muduganti S, Waheed S, Shin JI, Astor B, Chan M. Association of Pre-Transplant Dialysis Modality and Post-Transplant Outcomes: A Meta-Analysis. Poster Presentation. American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week. San Diego, CA. November 2015.

 

Lin J, Buhr K, Kipp R. Effect of PR Interval on Outcomes Following Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy: A Secondary Analysis of the COMPANION Trial. Poster Presentation. American Heart Association Scientific Session. Orlando, FL. November 2015.

 

O'Connor C, Hansen K, Bartels C. Specialty Care Increases Odds of Osteoporosis Screening and Diagnosis in Postmenopausal Women Medically Homed in Academic Multispecialty Practice. Poster Presentation. ASBMR Annual Meeting. Seattle, WA. October 2015.

 

Ballard J, Brown B, Gepner A, Li Z, Gimelli G. Does Imaging the Culprit or Non-Culprit Coronary Artery First in Acute ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction Change Outcome?. Poster Presentation. AHA Quality of Care & Outcomes Research in Cardiovascular Disease & Stroke 2015 Scientific Sessions. Baltimore, MD. May 2015.

 

Caldera F, Wald A, Cooley DM, Zhao Y, Bartels C. Comparing receipt of quality measures in rheumatoid arthritis versus inflammatory bowel disease among patients with regular primary care. Poster Presentation. Digestive Disease Week. Washington DC. May 2015.

 

Estrada P, Walker A, Benson M, Pfau P, Gopal D, Nelsen E. Cytology with rapid on site examination (ROSE) does not improve diagnostic yield of EUS-FNA of pancreatic cystic lesions. Poster Presentation. Digestive Disease Week. Washington DC. May 2015.

 

Ferguson KT, Torr EE, Bernau K, Esnault S, Sherris D, Sandbo NK. Can an MTOR inhibitor reduce lung fibroblast products in in vitro and in vivo models of pulmonary fibrosis? Poster Presentation. American Thoracic Society 2015 International Conference. Denver, CO. May 2015.

 

Frasier LL, Holden S, Holden T, Schumacher JR, Leverson G, Anderson B, Greenberg CC, Neuman HB. National trends in the receipt of post-mastectomy radiation therapy. Academic Surgical Congress. Las Vegas, NV. February 2015.

 

Frasier LL, Holden S, Holden T, Schumacher JR, Leverson G, Anderson B, Greenberg CC, Neuman HB. Temporal trends in the receipt of immediate breast reconstruction. Academic Surgical Congress. Las Vegas, NV. February 2015.

 

Bzdawka W. Insulinoma causing refractory hypoglycemia. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2015.

 

Chaddha A. A less common cause of supine dyspnea and the importance of the physical exam. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2015.

 

Hertz-Tang A & Weber C. The use of tris-hydroxymethyl amionmethane (THAM) to treat a case of severe metformin-induced lactic acidosis. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2015.

 

Ho AK, Gunnarsson SI, Kipp RT. Arrhythmia and blues. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2015.

 

Hofer A & Addington-White J. A rare case of post-infectious cerebellitis from EBV in an adult. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2015.

 

Hofer A & O’Neill S. Fulminant hemophagocytic lymphohistocytosis triggered by EBV. Oral Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2015.

 

Joachim E & Djamali A. A rare case of polycystic kidney disease acquired through renal transplant. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2015.

 

Lin J & Hollatz TJ. Nitrous oxide induced subacute combined degeneration. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2015.

 

Lochmann-Bailkey A & Saha S. Nutritional parameters in pregnant patients with inflammatory bowel disease. Oral Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2015.

 

MacDonald M & Yanke E. Not your grandfather’s typical gout: Axial gout as a source of spinal pain. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2015.

 

Martin R. Flailing at the diagnosis: an atypical presentation of multiple myeloma. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2015.

 

Nan J & Tattersall M. A case of cardiac sarcoidosis. Oral Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2015.

 

Saunders S. Incomplete emptying of heart and stomach. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2015.

 

Steinberg K & Chapman E. Atypically typical: PJP in an HIV-negative host with leukopenia. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2015.

 

Tischendorf J & Kenkre P. Case of disseminated varicella zoster in a patient with acquired immune deficiency syndrome. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2015.

 

Tran N. A case of metronidazole-induced encephalopathy. Oral Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2015.

 

Wenzke K & McMahon J. A subdural empyema from poor dentition presenting with paresthesias and headache. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2015.

 

Yu MD. Hemoglobinopathy and sarcoidosis: Confounding presentations. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2015.

 

2014

Leal TB, Holden T, Cavalcante L, Allen GO, Schumacher JR, Smith MA, Weiss JM, Neuman HB, LoConte NK. Colon cancer staging in vulnerable older adults: adherence to national guidelines and impact on survival. Ann Hematol Oncol. PMID: 25914900. November 2014.

 

Fu N, Joachim E, Yevzlin AS, Shin JI, Astor BC, Chan MR. A meta-analysis of stent placement vs. angioplasty for dialysis vascular access stenosis. Seminars in Dialysis. PMID: 25303220. October 2014.

 

Gunnarsson SI, Peppard PE, Korcarz CE, Barnet JH, Aeschlimann SE, Hagen EW, Young T, Hla KM, Stein JH. Obstructive sleep apnea is associated with future subclinical carotid artery disease: Thirteen-year follow-up from the Wisconsin Sleep Cohort. Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology. PMID 25189572. October 2014.

 

Chapla K, Oza-Gajera BP, Yevzlin AS, Shin JI, Astor BC, Chan MR. Hemodialysis catheter locking solutions and the prevention of catheter dysfunction: a meta-analysis. Journal of Vascular Access. PMID: 25262758. September 2014.

 

Barocas J & Gauthier G. Peritonitis caused by Blastomyces dermatitidis in a kidney transplant recipient: case report and literature review. Tranplant Infectious Disease. PMID: 24862205. August 2014.

 

Chan M, Oza-Gajera B, Chapla K, Djamali A, Muth B, Turk J, Wakeen M, Yevzlin A, Astor B. Initial vascular access type in patients with a failed renal transplant. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. PMID: 24903392. July 1014.

 

Dalawari P, Patel N, Bzdawka W, et al. Racial differences in beliefs of physician prescribing practices for low cost pharmacy options. Journal of Emergency Medicine. PMID: 24126066. March 2014.

 

Haun N, Hofer A, Greene MT, Borlaug G, Pritchett J, Scallon T, Safdar N. Prevention of Clostridium difficile infection in rural hospitals. American Journal of Infection Control. PMID: 24406257. March 2014.

 

Pecanac KE, Kehler JM, Brasel KJ, Cooper Z, Steffens NM, McKneally MF, Schwarze ML. It’s big surgery: preoperative expressions of risk, responsibility, and commitment to treatment after high-risk operations. Annals of Surgery. PMID: 24253139. March 2014.

 

Singh S, Elramah M, Allana SS, Babcock M, Keevil JG, Johnson MR, Yevzlin AS, Chan MR. A case series of real-time hemodynamic assessment of high output heart failure as a complication of arteriovenous access in dialysis patients. Seminars in Dialysis. PMID: 24673654. March 2014.

 

Lin J, Shen S, Passman R, et al. Post-procedural dabigatran versus interrupted warfarin therapy following catheter ablations for atrial fibrillation. Journal of Atrial Fibrillation. Vol 6, Iss. 5. February 2014.

 

Barocas J, Brennan MB, Hull SJ, Stokes S, Fangman JJ, Westergaard RP. Barriers and facilitators of hepatitis C screening among people who inject drugs: a multi-city, mixed-methods study. Harm Reduction Journal. PMID: 24422784. January 2014.

 

North A and Chapla K. Probable gabapentin-induced syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone secretion: case report and review of the literature. American Society of Health-System Pharmacists Midyear Clinical Meeting. Anaheim, CA. December 2014.

 

Akhter A, Said A. Meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials of pharmacologic agents in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. AASLD. Boston, MA. November 2014.

 

Chapla K, Fu N, Boujelbane L, Yevzlin A, Shin JI, Astor BC, Chan MR. Percutaneous versus surgical insertion of PD catheters in dialysis patients: A Meta-analysis. American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week. Philadelphia, PA. November 2014.

 

Modaff D, Hegde S, Helwig D, Bell N, Rahko P. Prevalence of abnormal preparticipation screening H&Ps in collegiate athletes as compared to focused screening echocardiography. American Heart Association Scientific Sessions. Chicago, IL. November 2014.

 

Voss L, Smith A, Campbell T. Empathic communication: Departmental approach to enhancing capacity of empathy during serious news encounters. American Academy on Communication in Healthcare. Orlando, FL. October 2014.

 

Fu N, Joachim E, Yevzlin A, Shin J, Astor B, Chan M. Outcomes of angioplasty versus stent placement in dialysis access stenosis: A meta-analysis. National Kidney Foundation. Las Vegas, NV. April 2014.

 

Vreede AP, Youssef S, Brennan M. Re-emerging cause of acute aseptic meningoencephalitis. ACP Internal Medicine National Meeting. Orlando, FL. April 2014.

 

Gunnarsson SI, Peppard PE, Korcarz CE, Barnet JH, Hagen EW, Hla KM, Young TB, Stein JH. Association of nocturnal oxygen saturation with future subclinical carotid artery disease: The Wisconsin sleep cohort. American College of Cardiology. Washington DC. March 2014.

 

Seidel R, Shaikh S, Maursetter L. The failure of Occam’s razor: When the simplest answer is wrong. Poster Presentation. Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, NV. March 2014.

 

Ancevski K, Cook R, Koth S, Fallon M. Continuous intravenous immunoglobulin and platelet infusion in allogenic stem cell transplant patients with allo-immune thrombocytopenia. Poster Presentation. BMT Tandem Meetings. Grapevine, TX. February 2014.

 

Chapla K, Oza-Gajera B, Yevzlin A, Shin J, Astor B, Chan M. Hemodialysis catheter locking solutions and the prevention of catheter dysfunction: a meta-analysis. American Society of Diagnostic and Interventional Nephrology. Phoenix, AZ. February 2014.

 

Drake R. Segmental arterial mediolysis as a cause of catastrophic intra-abdominal hemorrhage. Poster presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2014.

 

Ferguson KT & Sandbo N. The novel PI3K/Akt/MTOR inhibitor Palomid 529 (P529) can inhibit human lung fibroblast differentiation in an in vitro model of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Oral Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2014.

 

Ferguson KT, Allana S, Tipnis P. A case of right heart failure secondary to aorta to right pulmonary artery fistula. Poster presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2014.

 

Gahvari Z & Callander N. Intravascular large B-cell lymphoma in a causasian female with profound thrombocytopenia and dyspnea. Oral presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2014.

 

Hwang J & Hoffman R. Q and A: A case of coxiella burnetii infected aneurysm. Poster presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2014.

 

Joachim E, Zhong W, Chan M. Unusual presentation of anti-GBM disease with linear IgA staining. Poster presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2014.

 

Lin J & Hansen K. An unusual case of fever: Primary sclerosing cholangitis, granulomatous hepatitis. Poster presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2014.

 

Martin R. HUS in an adult chemotherapy patient. Oral presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2014.

 

Scowden V & Sosman J. Careful physical exam still remains a key step in diagnosis. Poster presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2014.

 

Spiel A, Mead S, Nolan E. Portal vein and SMV thrombosis in CMV infection. Poster presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2014.

 

Seidel R, Abraham V, Meredith M. A rare cause of type 2 MI. Poster presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2014.

 

Seidel R & Fox B. A self-limited virus turned deadly. Poster presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2014.

 

Tischendorf JS & Mead S. Case of hypoglossal nerve palsy in patient with HIV. Poster presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2014.

 

Tran N & O’Neill S. Superior sinus thrombosis in paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria. Poster presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2014.

 

 

2013

Pecanac KE, Kehler JM, Brasel KJ, Cooper Z, Steffens NM, McKneally MF, Schwarze ML. It’s big surgery: preoperative expressions of risk, responsibility, and commitment to treatment after high-risk operations. Annals of Surgery. PMID: 24253139. November 2013.

 

Kosoff D, Krueger T, Lang JM. Targeting epigenetic mechanisms for clinical translation: enhancing the efficacy of tumor immunotherapies. Immunotheary. PMID: 24188678. November 2013.

 

Brennan M, Kolehmainen C, Barocas J, Isaac C, Crnich C, Sosman J. Barriers and facilitators to universal HIV screening among internal medicine residents. WMJ, 112(5):19-25. October 2013.

 

Schwarze ML, Kehler JM, Campbell TC. “Navigating High Risk Procedures with More than Just a Street Map.” Journal of Palliative Medicine. PMID: 24003993. September 2013.

 

Joachim E, Goldenberg NA, Bernard TJ, Armstrong-Wells J, Stabler S, Manco-Johnson MJ. The methylenetetrahydrofolate reductase polymorphism (MTHFR c.677C>T) and elevated plasma homocysteine levels in a U.S. pediatric population with incident thromboembolism. Thrombosis Research. PMID: 23866722. August 2013.

 

Musat AI, Pigott CM, Ellis TM, Agni RM, Leverson GE, Powell AJ, Richards KR, D’Alessandro AM, Lucey MR. Pretransplant donor-specific anti-hla antibodies as predictors of early allograft rejection in ABO-compatible liver transplantation. Liver Transplant. PMID: 23873778. July 2013.

 

Patel B, Mason P, Kakumanu S, Mathur SK. Aspirin allergy in a VA population: Is there potential benefit for evaluation in the allergy clinic?” The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 131.2 June 2013.

 

Fitz SR et al.Treatment of pityriasis rubra pilaris with ustekinumab. Published in supplement to JAAD April, 2013; 68 (4):216.

 

Akhter A, Fiedorowicz J, Zhang T, Potash J, Cavanaugh J, Solomon D, Coryell W. Seasonal Variation of Manic and Depressive Symptoms in Bipolar Disorder. Bipolar Disorders. PMID: 23621686. January 2013.

 

Gunnarsson SI, Indridason OS, Palsson R. Relationship between body composition and GFR estimates in the general population. Nephron Clin Pract. PMID: 23752061. June 2013.

 

Agarwal PD, Czapiga PK, Hillman LC, Said A. Multidisciplinary management of hepatocellular carcinoma improves utilization of therapy and patient survival. American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD). Washington DC. November 2013.

 

Daniel KE, Eickhoff J, Harper A, Lucey MR. Why do patients die after liver transplantation? American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD). Washington DC. November 2013.

 

Gunnarsson SI, Korcarz CE, Barnet JH, Aeschlimann SE, Hla KM, Young TB, Peppard PE, Stein JH. Longitudinal association of sleep-disordered breathing with subclinical carotid artery disease: Thirteen-year follow-up from the Wisconsin sleep cohort. AHA Annual Meeting. Dallas, TX. November 2013.

 

Singh S, Elramah M, Allana S, Babcock M, Keevil J, Johnson M, Yevzlin A, Chan M. Acute right sided heart failure as a complication of AVG creation in a dialysis patient. American Society of Nephrology. Atlanta, GA. November 2013.

 

Braus NA, Siddique H, Hollatz T. Fever and cough in a 33 year-old man with recurrent respiratory papillomatosis. CHEST Conference, Chicago, IL. October 2013.

 

Czapiga P, Benson M, Reichelderfer M, Weiss J. Pilot implementation of a new quality assessment tool in bowel preparations: Initial results with a new prep. ACG Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA. October 2013.

 

Nwagwu-Youlo C, Kalra A, Grimes I, Saha S, Halberg R, Reichelderfer M, Bacher J, Weiss J. The role of azathioprine and 6-mercaptopurine in the development of colorectal cancer among patients with crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. ACG Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA. October 2013.

 

Alimi A et al. De novo chromosome 10 deletion involving contiguous portions of BMPR1A and PTEN: Implications for treatment and surveillance. Digestive Disease Week Conference.  Orlando, FL. May 2013.

 

Mitra A. Comparison of i-ScanTM imaging technology to high definition imaging in the detection of adenomatous polyps. Digestive Disease Week. Orlando, FL. May 2013.

 

Patel R, Gaumnitz E. Patients with persisting non-acid reflux proven by pH-impedance testing improve with nissen fundoplication. Digestive Disease Week. Orlando, FL. May 2013.

 

Campbell, TC, Nimunkar AJ, Retseck J, Eickhoff JC, Backonja M, Cleary JF, Kwekkeboom KL, Yen TY. A randomized, double-blind study of “Scrambler” therapy versus sham for painful chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy (CIPN). ASCO. May 2013.

 

King JD, Retseck J, Eickoff JC, Hoang T, Traynor AM, Campbell TC. Integrated oncopalliative care versus standard care for patients with metastatic lung cancer: A single institution retrospective review. ASCO. May 2013.

 

Duke ER. Screening for MRSA at multiple body sites in nursing home residents. ACP National Meeting. San Francisco, CA. Apri, 2013.

 

Runaas LN. An unusual case of dysphagia – the importance of physical exam. ACP National Meeting. San Francisco, CA. April 2013.

 

Barocas J. Self-audit is associated with increased clinician-driven universal HIV screening among internal medicine residents. 36th Annual Society for General Internal Medicine Meeting. Denver, CO. April 2013.

 

Corey A and Wisinski K. Antisynthetase syndrome: The tip of the iceberg. Society of General Internal Medicine National Meeting. Denver, CO. April 2013.

 

Fothergill A. Analysis of CEP17 polyploidy in human breast cancers. American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting. Washington DC. April 2013

 

Barocas J, Hull S, Sosman J, Sethi A, Fangman J, Westergaard R. Medical and legal consequences of ongoing drug use among young injection drug users infected with hepatitis C virus. Poster Presentation. 36th Annual Society for General Internal Medicine Meeting. Denver, CO. March 2013.

 

Brennan, M, Barocas J, Crnich C, Hess T, Sethi A, Sosman J. Self-audit is associated with increased clinician-driven universal HIV screening among internal medicine residents. Poster presentation. 36th Annual Society for General Internal Medicine Meeting. Denver, CO. March 2013.

 

Lin J, Knight BP, Bhave P, Bohn M…, Passman  R. Post-procedural dabigatran versus standard anticoagulation in ablation for atrial fibrillation. Poster Presentation. ACC Scientific Session. San Francisco, CA. March 2013.

 

Patel B. Aspirin allergy in a VA population: Is there potential benefit for evaluation in the allergy clinic? Poster Presentation.  American Academy of Allergy Asthma and Immunology Annual Meeting. San Antonio, TX. February 2013.

 

Ancevski K and Feldstein DA. Disseminated blastomycosis with pulmonary and cutaneous involvement. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells,WI. September 2013.

 

Austin K and Addington-White JA. Acute ataxia and right hand clumsiness: A case of subclavian steal syndrome. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells,WI. September 2013.

 

Azar AS, Kunzer B, Vogelman B. A case of seronegative AIDS. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2013.

 

Bales A and Hylland S. Ankle pain as the revealing symptom for a diagnosis of IBD. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2013.

 

Belzer B. Profound anemia and an uncommon cause. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2013.

 

Braus NA, Hinshaw JL, Shiffler T. Yellow bile, black bile, or blood? A case of Budd-Chiari syndrome and bile peritonitis. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2013.

 

Chapla K and Shiffler T. An interesting case of blue man syndrome. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2013.

 

Gunnarrson S, Rahko P, Safdar N. Cardiobacterium hominis endocarditis: A curious cause of Ankle Pain. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2013.

 

Hwang J and Ahrens S. A curious case of hypercalcemia. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2013.

 

Murphy N, Teodorescu M, Sharma B. Hypoxemia, heart failure, and recurrent stroke associated with a giant pulmonary AVM. Oral Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2013.

 

Nolan E and Silverman E. Acute abdomen for enteric vein thrombosis related to an undiagnosed myeloproliferative disorder. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2013.

 

Nwagwu-Youlo C and Sharkey C. Mesenteric vasculitis is an uncommon complication of systemic lupus erythematosus. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2013.

 

Seidel R, Shaikh S, Maursetter L. Thrombotic microangiopathy and lupus nephritis: Two hits, one organ. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2013.

 

Singh S, Chan M, Johnson M. Acute high output heart failure as a complication of AVG creation in a dialysis patient. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2013.

 

Vreede A, Brennan M, Youssef S. Re-emerging cause of acute aseptic meningoencephalitis. Poster Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2013.

 

Zehm A and Runo J. A heart in trouble. Oral Presentation. ACP WI Annual Meeting. Wisconsin Dells, WI. September 2013.

 

Fitz SR et al. BRAF and MEK inhibitors in the treatment of metastatic melanoma. Oral Presentation and Poster. Wisconsin Dermatology Society Spring Meeting. April 2013.