PUBLICATIONS

 

 

Research Papers (Peer Reviewed):

1.      Avouac J, Huscher D, Furst DE, Opitz CF, Distler O, Allanore Y; EPOSS group (Clements PJ, et. al.).  Expert consensus for performing right heart catheterisation for suspected pulmonary arterial hypertension in systemic sclerosis: a Delphi consensus study with cluster analysis.  Ann Rheum Dis. 2014 Jan 1;73(1):191-7.

2.      Hotez, PJ, Dumonteil E, Betancourt Cravioto M, Bottazzi ME, Tapia-Conyer R, Meymandi S, Karunakara U, Ribeiro I, Cohen RM, Pecoul B. An Unfolding Tragedy of Chagas Disease in North America. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases. October 2013;7(10):1-4.

3.      Ip J, Kabir Y, Barot N, Kamangar N. Mucoid Impaction and Lobar Emphysema Due to Bronchial Atresia Associated With Bronchogenic Cyst. Clinical Pulmonary Medicine. 2013, 20(3):159-161.

4.      Lu L, Feng M, Gu J, Xia Z, Zhang S, Duan Z, Hu R, et al. Restoration of intrahepatic regulatory T cells through MMP-9/13-dependent activation of TGF-β is critical for immune homeostasis following acute liver injury. J Mol Cell Biol.  2013, 5 (6): 369-379.

5.      Patel D, Kamangar N. A Trauma Patient with Cavitary Pulmonary Nodules: Should Further Work-up be Pursued? J Intensive Care Med. 2013 Sep 9. [Epub ahead of print]

6.      Rohani P, Rana RK, Barot N, Yick D, Kamangar N. Disseminated Sarcoidosis with Testicular Involvement: A Case Report and Literature Review. Clinical Pulmonary Medicine. 2013, 21(2): 96-100. [Epub ahead of print]

7.      Ruderman EM, Nola KM, Ferrell S, Cameron DR. JMCP Peer Reviewers: Johnson KA, Wong AL.  Incorporating the Treat-to-Target Concept in Rheumatoid Arthritis.  J Manag Care Pharm. 2012 Nov-Dec;18(9a):S1-18.

8.      Schiopu E, Au KM, McMahon MA, Kaplan MJ, Divekar A, Singh RR, Furst DE, Clements PJ, Ragvendra N, Zhao W, Maranian P, Khanna D. Prevalence of subclinical atherosclerosis is increased in systemic sclerosis and is associated with serum proteins: a cross-sectional, controlled study of carotid ultrasound.   Rheumatology (Oxford). 2013 Dec 19. [Epub ahead of print].

9.      van den Hoogen F, Khanna D, Fransen J, Johnson SR, Baron M, Tyndall A, Matucci-Cerinic M, Naden RP, Medsger TA Jr, Carreira PE, Riemekasten G, Clements PJ, Denton CP, Distler O, Allanore Y, Furst DE, Gabrielli A, Mayes MD, van Laar JM, Seibold JR, Czirjak L, Steen VD, Inanc M, Kowal-Bielecka O, Müller-Ladner U, Valentini G, Veale DJ, Vonk MC, Walker UA, Chung L, Collier DH, Ellen Csuka M, Fessler BJ, Guiducci S, Herrick A, Hsu VM, Jimenez S, Kahaleh B, Merkel PA, Sierakowski S, Silver RM, Simms RW, Varga J, Pope JE. 2013 classification criteria for systemic sclerosis: an American college of rheumatology/European league against rheumatism collaborative initiative.  Ann Rheum Dis. 2013 Nov 1;72(11):1747-55

10.  van den Hoogen F, Khanna D, Fransen J, Johnson SR, Baron M, Tyndall A, Matucci-Cerinic M, Naden RP, Medsger TA Jr, Carreira PE, Riemekasten G, Clements PJ, Denton CP, Distler O, Allanore Y, Furst DE, Gabrielli A, Mayes MD, van Laar JM, Seibold JR, Czirjak L, Steen VD, Inanc M, Kowal-Bielecka O, Müller-Ladner U, Valentini G, Veale DJ, Vonk MC, Walker UA, Chung L, Collier DH, Ellen Csuka M, Fessler BJ, Guiducci S, Herrick A, Hsu VM, Jimenez S, Kahaleh B, Merkel PA, Sierakowski S, Silver RM, Simms RW, Varga J, Pope JE. 2013 classification criteria for systemic sclerosis: an American college of rheumatology/European league against rheumatism collaborative initiative. Arthritis Rheum. 2013 Nov;65(11):2737-47.

11.  Weisbart, RH, Chan G, Li E, Farmani N, Heinze E, Rubell A, Nishimura RN, Colburn K.  BRAF splice variants in Rheumatoid Arthritis synovial fibroblasts activate MAPK through CRAF. Mol Immunol. 2013 Oct;55(3-4):247-52.

 

Research Papers (Peer Reviewed) - Accepted:

1.      Edris A, Sallam T, Meymandi S, Traina M.  A simplified approach to patent hemostasis after transradial catheterization to reduce radial artery occlusion. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 2014.

2.      Richman M, Sklaroff LM, Hoang K, Wasson E, Gross-Schulman S. Innovative Use of Technologies and Methods to Redesign Care: The Problem of Care Transitions. J Ambulatory Care Manage.

3.      Lo A, Zhu J, Richman M, Joo J, Chan P. Utilization of Automatic Dispensing Cabinets Decreases Order-To-Administration Time of First Dose "Anchor" Antibiotic in Hospitalized Patients. Am J Health Syst Pharm.

 

Editorials:

1.      Shahedi K, Pandol S and Hu, R. Oxidative Stress and Alcoholic Pancreatitis Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Research. 2013, 2(1): 335-342.

2.      Mikhail N. Who would really benefit from DPP-4 inhibitors? Endocrine, Feb 8, 2014. Editorial.

3.      Mikhail N. Safety of canagliflozin in patients with type 2 diabetes. Current Drug Safety, Jan 19, 2014.

 

      Case Reports:

1.      Edris A. A wrong turn in embryologic development: a case of a primary right ventricular intracardiac tumor. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014;():. doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2013.11.056.

2.      Manios E, Cheng M.  “Urogenital Tuberculosis: Not Such an Uncommon Problem”.  Proceedings of UCLA Healthcare.  2013 Vol. 17.

3.      Shahedi K, Hanna R, Melamed O., Wilson J. “Wegener’s granulomatosis mimicking inflammatory bowel disease and presenting with chronic enteritis.”  International Medical Case Reports Journal 2013:6 65-69.

 

      Reviews:

1.      Edris A, Sallam T, Traina MI. A Wrong Turn in Embryologic Development: A Case of a Primary Right Ventricular Intracardiac Tumor. Journal of American College of Cardiology, 2014. Online First

2.      Mikhail N. Effects of incretin-based therapy in patients with heart failure and myocardial infarction. Endocrine, Feb 4, 2014

3.      Wallace, JM, Poon C.  Treatment of the Cheyne-Stokes Breathing Pattern in Patients with Congestive Heart Failure: An Update.  Current Respiratory Medicine Reviews, 2013, 9, 120-9.

4.      Wong AL:  Prevalence of Rheumatoid Arthritis; RA Subpopulations; Changes in RA Practices.  c. 2013, Healthcasts, New York, NY.  http://www.Healthcasts.com/App  (National Interviews).

5.      Wong AL:  PCP Insights; When to Refer; Treatment Challenges; Future focus of RA Treatment.  c. 2013, Healthcasts, New York, NY.  http://www.Healthcasts.com/App  (National Interviews).

 

     

      Chapters:

1.      Alavi A, Kamangar N. Solitary Pulmonary Nodule. Medscape Reference. Published November 20, 2013. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2139920-overview

2.      Bokra K, Ouellette DR, Harrington A, Kamangar N. Pulmonary Embolism Scoring Systems. Medscape Reference. Published February 14, 2014. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1918940-overview

3.      Kamangar N, Harrington A. Bacterial Pneumonia. Medscape Reference. Published November 18, 2013. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/300157-overview

4.      Kamangar N, Sather CC, Sharma S. Lung Abscess. Medscape Reference. Published September 13, 2013. Available at:http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/299425-overview

5.      Kamangar N, O’Regan A. Lymphomatoid Granulomatosis. Medscape Reference. Published September 13 2013. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/299751-overview

6.      Kamangar N. Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis. Medscape Reference. Published September 30 2013. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/299174-overview

7.      Kamangar N, Rohani P, Pirouz S. Diaphragmatic Paralysis. Medscape Reference. Published October 18 2013. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/298200-overview

8.      Kamangar N, Chan K, Sharma S. Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension.  Medscape Reference. Published  December 31, 2013. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/303098-overview

9.      Kamangar N, Hsieh C, Nitrous Dioxide Toxicity. Medscape Reference. Published November 13 2013. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/302133-overview

10.  Kamangar N, Hsieh C. Nitrogen Dioxide Toxicity. Medscape Reference. Published November 25, 2013. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/302133-overview

11.  Kamangar N, Rohani P. Sarcoidosis. Reference. Published February 6, 2014. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/301914-overview

12.  Kamangar N, Harrington A. Bacterial Pneumonia. Medscape Reference. Published November 18, 2013. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/300157-overview

13.  Kamangar N, Sather CC, Sharma S. Lung Abscess. Medscape Reference. Published September 13, 2013. Available at:http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/299425-overview

14.  Kamangar N, O’Regan A. Lymphomatoid Granulomatosis. Medscape Reference. Published September 13 2013. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/299751-overview

15.  Kamangar N. Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis. Medscape Reference. Published September 30 2013. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/299174-overview

16.  Kamangar N, Rohani P, Pirouz S. Diaphragmatic Paralysis. Medscape Reference. Published October 18 2013. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/298200-overview

17.  Kamangar N, Chan K, Sharma S. Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension. Medscape Reference. Published  December 31, 2013. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/303098-overview

18.  Kamangar N, Hsieh C, Nitrous Dioxide Toxicity. Medscape Reference. Published November 13 2013. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/302133-overview

19.  Kamangar N, Hsieh C. Nitrogen Dioxide Toxicity. Medscape Reference. Published November 25, 2013. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/302133-overview

20.  Kamangar N, Rohani P. Sarcoidosis. Reference. Published February 6, 2014. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/301914-overview

21.  Mosenifar Z, Jeng A, Kamangar N. Viral Pneumonia. Medscape Reference. Updated March 17, 2014. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/300455-overview.

22.  Mosenifar Z, Harrington A, Nikhanj NS, Kamangar N. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Medscape Reference. Published March 10, 204. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/297664-overview

23.  Mosenifar Z, Jeng A, Kamangar N. Viral Pneumonia. Medscape Reference. Updated March 17, 2014. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/300455-overview.

24.  Mosenifar Z, Harrington A, Nikhanj NS, Kamangar N. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. Medscape Reference. Published March 10, 204. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/297664-overview

25.  Nguyen-Khoa D, Roy H, Patel P, Mikhail M. Vitamin K Deficiency. Medscape Reference. Updated February 13, 2014.  Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/126354-overview.

26.  Ouellette DA, Harrington A, Kamangar N. Pulmonary Embolism. Medscape Reference. Published November 4 2013. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/300901-overview

27.  Ouellette DA, Harrington A, Kamangar N. Pulmonary Embolism. Medscape Reference. Published November 4 2013. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/300901-overview

28.  Patel N, Barot N, Reed C, Kamangar N, Tuberculosis Screening.  Medscape Reference. Published January 17, 2014. Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1947912-overview

 

      Abstracts:

1.      Dahhan T, Ryden A, Kamangar N. Hepatopulmonary Syndrome Associated With Large Granular Lymphocytic Leukemia. Chest. 2013; 144: 969A. doi:10.1378/chest.1701618

2.      Martires J, Barot N, Kamangar N. Constrictive Bronchiolitis and Organizing Pneumonia Associated With Rituximab. Chest. 2013; 144: 671A. doi:10.1378/chest.1699016

3.      Patel D, Kamangar N. Hemorrhagic Shock From Spontaneous Retroperitoneal Bleed in a Patient With Dermatomyositis. Chest. 2013; 144: 330A. doi:10.1378/chest.1705311

4.      Yeh E, Kamangar N. Gunshot Wounds Leading to Thoracic Splenosis. Crit Care Med. 2013; 41(12).

 

Abstracts – In-Press:

1.      Mahabadi, V., Levin, M., Richman, M. NSAID-Induced Symptomatic, Severe Hyponatremia in a Patient

      with Diabetes Insipidus.  Journal of Endocrinology.

2.   Mahabadi, V., Richman, M., "The Low Down on Testosterone: Interpreting Low T Results". JAMA.

3.   Mahabadi, V., Richman, M., Rhee, M.  "HbA1c: Utility in Diabetes Diagnosis". JAMA.

 

      Presentations/Posters:

1.      Cacho V, Deutsch PT, Wallace JM. Automatic Computer-Assisted versus Manual Scoring of Type 3 Portable Sleep Monitor Tracings. SLEEP/APSS 2013.

2.      Dahhan T, Kaldas K, Guo R, Sanchez D. Seizures after waking: A case of familial long QT syndrome. ACP Regional Meeting, Marina Del Rey, CA. 2013.

3.      Edris A, Sallam T, Meymandi S, Traina M.  A Simplified Approach to Patent Hemostasis after Transradial Catheterization to Reduce Radial Artery Occlusion. SCAI. May 2014

4.      Joo, J, Santos E, Watanabe J. Jeng A, Chan P. “Evaluation of Carbapenem Use in a Teaching Hospital: A 3 Year Study”. Poster Presentation: 53rd Annual Meeting of the Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC) Denver, CO, 9/2013.

5.      Lee-Felker S, Felker  E.  Thomas MR, Koppula T, Hernandez S, Traina M, Lee M., Meymandi S.  Chagas Disease in the U.S. and the Importance of Cardiac MRI in Patients with Normal  Electrocardiograms and Normal Echocardiograms Radiological Society of North America. Chicago, IL.,December 2013. (Education Exhibit  LL-CAE-SU8A)

6.      Ng J, Jeng A, Chan P. “Assessment of Patient Risk Factors for Extended Spectrum Beta-lactamase Producing Escheria coli”. Poster Presentation: California Society of Health System Pharmacists (CSHP) Annual Meeting 2013. Anaheim, CA, 10/2013.

7.      Ng J, Jeng A, Chan P. “Evaluation of Carbapenem Empiric Therapy in the Era of Increased Antibiotic Resistance”.  Poster Presentation: American Society of Health-Systems Pharmacists (ASHP) Annual Meeting 2013.  Orlando, FL., 12/2013.

8.      Orejel D, Sanchez D, Godbole R. A rare cause of heart failure: Total anomalous pulmonary venous return in an adult. ACP Regional Meeting, Marina Del Rey, CA. 2013

9.      Sahni S, Koppula T, Thomas M, Hernandez S, Traina M, Lee M, Meymandi S.  Chagas Disease in the U.S. and the Importance of Cardiac MRI in Patients with Normal Electrocardiograms and Normal Echocardiograms.  American Roentgen Ray Society. San Diego, CA.  May 2014

10.  Santiago V, Wallace JM.  A Patient with Concurrent Essential Tremor and Restless Legs Syndrome.  SLEEP/APSS 2013.  

11.  Sy J, Suraweera D, Akiyama E, Heinze E.  An Unusual Case of Prolonged Fever of Unknown Origin. Society of General Internal Medicine 37th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA.  April 24, 2014.

12.  Wallace J, Deutsch P, Dea S, Wolf S.  Sleep Disturbance And Polysomnogram (PSG) Findings In Patients With Moderate-Severe Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) Refractory To Proton Pump Inhibitor (PPI) Therapy. SLEEP/APSS 2014.

13.  Wallace J, Deutsch P, Dea S, Wolf S.  The Berlin Questionnaire does not distinguish obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) risk among  patients with moderate- severe gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) refractory  to proton pump inhibitor (PPI) treatment.  SLEEP/APSS 2014.

14.  Wu KM, Van Gelder H, Clements PJ, Heinze ER, Wong AL. Anti-synthetase Syndrome Complicated by Hemorrhagic Myositis.  2013 American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA.  Thieves’ Market Poster Session, October 28, 2013.

15.  Ziaee S, Kiran A, Wu K, Heinze E. A Diagnostic Pain in the Neck: crowned dens syndrome, an under-recognized manifestation of acute pseudogout.  American College of Physicians 2013 Southern California Chapters I, II, and III Regional Meeting, Marina del Rey, CA. November 2, 2013.