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TTUHSC Department of Internal Medicine Faculty Research and Scholarly Activity

Published articles

  1. Parnell K, Ahmed M, Smalligan RD, Nadesan S, “Extramedullary plasmacytoma mimicking colon carcinoma: an unusual presentation and review of the literature.”, BMJ Case Rep. 2015 Oct 23;2015. pii: bcr2015210973. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2015-210973. PMID: 26498668
  2. Nadhem O, Nakhla E, Smalligan RD., “Diabetic ketoacidosis as first presentation of latent autoimmune diabetes in adult.”, Case Rep Med. 2015;2015:821397. doi: 10.1155/2015/821397. Epub 2015 Mar 5.
  3. Nadhem ON, Azeez G, Smalligan RD, Urban S., “Review and practice guidelines for celiac disease in 2014.” Postgrad Med. 2015 Apr; 127(3):259-65. doi:10.1080/00325481.2015.1015926. Epub 2015 Feb 23.
  4. Zaaqoq AM, Khasawneh FA, Smalligan RD., “Cardiovascular Complications of HIV-Associated Immune Dysfunction.”, Cardiol Res Pract. 2015; 2015: 302638. doi: 10.1155/2015/302638. Epub 2015 Jan 11.
  5. Ahmed M, Begum T., “Orbital metastasis from prostate cancer.”, BMJ Case Rep. 2015 Aug 11; 2015. pii: bcr2015211447. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2015-211447. No abstract available.PMID:26264950
  6. Ahmed M, Begum T, “Lung herniation in the implantable cardioverter defibrillator pocket.”, BMJ Case Rep. 2015 Jul 3;2015. pii: bcr2015210703. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2015-210703. No abstract available. PMID:26142411
  7. Ahmed M, Kanji, Begum T., “Gynaecomastia: an unusual presenting symptom of bladder cancer.”, BMJ Case Rep. 2015 Jun 25;2015. pii:bcr2015210649. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2015-210649. PMID:2611359
  8. Litvinchuk T, Tao Y, Singh R, Vasylyeva TL., “A Case of New Familiar Genetic Variant of Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease-2: A Case Study.”, Front Pediatr. 2015 Oct 9;3:82. doi: 10.3389/fped.2015.00082. eCollection 2015. PMID:26501044
  9. Tao Y, Kang S, Zhou L, Shi Y, Li Y, Sun Y. Zhonghua Zhong, Liu Za Zhi. “A analysis of the outcome and prognostic factors in 415 patients with Hodgkin lymphoma.”. 2015 Jun; 37(6):466-71. Chinese.PMID:2646315
  10. Nadhem ON, Karim A, Al-Janabi MG, Shoker AA, Mehmood M, Khasawneh FA, “The yield of stool testing in hospital-onset diarrhea: Has evidence changed practice?”, Hospital Pract (1995). 2015;43(3):150-3. doi: 10.1080/21548331.2015.1064757. Epub 2015 Jul 6. PMID:2614518
  11. Khasawneh FA, Mehmood M, Halloush RA., “A 19-year-old woman with pleuritic chest pain.”, Can J Infect Dis Med Microbiol. 2015 Mar-Apr;26(2):100-2. No abstract available. PMID:26015794
  12. Mehmood M, Khasawneh FA., “Staphylococcus lugdunensis gluteal abscess in a patient with end stage renal disease on hemodialysis.”, Clinical Pract. 2015 Jan 28;5(1):706. doi: 10.4081/cp.2015.706. eCollection 2015 Jan 28. PMID:25918631
  13. Ahmed M, Begum T., “Orbital metastasis from prostate cancer.” BMJ Case Rep. 2015 Aug 11;2015. pii: bcr2015211447. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2015-211447. No abstract available.PMID:26264950
  14. Ahmed M, Begum T., “Adenocarcinoma of the lung presenting with massive subcutaneous emphysema.”, BMJ Case Rep. 2015 Jul 21;2015. pii: bcr2015211649. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2015-211649. No abstract available.PMID:26199304
  15. Ahmed M, Begum T., “Lung herniation in the implantable cardioverter defibrillator pocket.”, BMJ Case Rep. 2015 Jul 3;2015. pii: bcr2015210703. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2015-210703. No abstract available. PMID:26142411
  16. Ahmed M, Kanji A, Begum T., “Gynaecomastia: an unusual presenting symptom of bladder cancer.”, BMJ Case Rep. 2015 Jun 25;2015. pii: bcr2015210649. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2015-210649. PMID:26113595
  17. Colombo M, Mirandola L, Reidy A, Suvorava N, Konala V, Chiaramonte R, Grizzi F, Rahman RL, Jenkins MR, Nugyen DD, Dalhbeck S, Cobos E, Figueroa JA, Chiriva-Internati M., "Targeting Tumor Initiating Cells through Inhibition of Cancer Testis Antigens and Notch Signaling: A Hypothesis.”, Int Rev Immunol. 2015 Mar;34(2):188-99. doi:10.3109/08830185.2015.1027629. Review; PMID:25901861
  18. Figueroa JA, Reidy A, Mirandola L, Trotter K, Suvorava N, Figueroa A, Konala V, Aulakh A, Littlefield L, Grizzi F, Rahman RL, Jenkins MR, Musgrove B, Radhi S, D'Cunha N, D'Cunha LN, Hermonat PL, Cobos E, Chiriva-Internati M., “Chimeric antigen receptor engineering: a right step in the evolution of adoptive cellular immunotherapy.” Int Rev Immunol. 2015 Mar;34(2):154-87. doi: 10.3109/08830185.2015.1018419. Review.PMID:25901860
  19. Mirandola L, Wade R, Verma R, Pena C, Hosiriluck N, Figueroa JA, Cobos E, Jenkins MR, Chiriva-Internati M., “Sex-driven differences in immunological responses: challenges and opportunities for the immunotherapies of the third millennium.”, Int Rev Immunol. 2015 Mar;34(2):134-42. doi: 10.3109/08830185.2015.1018417. Review.PMID:25901858
  20. Mirandola L, Figueroa JA, Phan TT, Grizzi F, Kim M, Rahman RL, Jenkins MR, Cobos E, Jumper C, Alalawi R, Chiriva-Internati M., “Novel antigens in non-small cell lung cancer: SP17, AKAP4, and PTTG1 are potential immunotherapeutic targets.”, Oncotarget. 2015 Feb 20;6(5):2812-26.PMID:25739119
  21. Bayley PJ, Kong JY, Mendiondo M, Lazzeroni LC, Borson S, Buschke H, Dean M, Fillit H, Frank L, Schmitt FA, Peschin S, Finkel S, Austen M, Steinberg C, Ashford JW., “Findings from the national memory screening day program.”, I Am Geriatric Society. 2015 Feb;63(2):309-14. doi: 10.1111/jgs.13234. Epub 2015 Jan 30.
  22. Kransdorf LN, McNeil MA, Files JA, Jenkins MR., “Women's health 2015: an update for the internist.”, Cleve Clin J Med. 2015 Nov;82(11):759-64. doi: 10.3949/ccjm.82a.15096. Review.PMID:26540326
  23. Siddiqui Z, Thein V, Patel M. "SLE and Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis in an 18 Year-old Presenting with Skin Rash" Journal of Anesthesia & Critical Care: Open Access, 2017 Volume * Issue 4, http://medcraveonline.com/JACCOA/JACCOA-08-00311.pdf  

 

NATIONAL Scientific MEETINGS

  1. Salguero Bermonth, Smalligan, Vasylyeva, Cutts, “Pilot Study: Attention to Women's Health Issues by Male vs Female Residents.”, The 25th Anniversary Congress on Women’s Health, Washington, DC April 28-30, 2017
  2. Chatterjee, Bharadwaj, “Annual Memory Screening Events at TTUHSC Amarillo: A Five-year Experience.” American Geriatrics Society 2017 Annual Scientific Meeting, San Antonio, TX, May 18-20, 2017

 

REGIONAL / STATE Scientific MEETINGS

  1. Qasim, Prabha, Islam ASM, “Old Disease in New Looks: A Case of Luetic Hepatitis in an Asymptomatic Neurosyphilis Patient.” Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  2. Al-Shammaa, Salh, Islam ASM, “CMV infection-induced life threatening acute hemolysis, pancytopenia and critical B12 deficiency in an immunocompetent host.” , Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  3. McLain, Smalligan, Alexander, Khandheria, “Shoulder pain on Steroids.” Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  4. Salagundla, Smalligan, Vo, Garrido, “An Unfortunate case of Heartburn” Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  5. Sunkara, Patil, Garrido, Smalligan, Bharadwaj, “Intracranial Tumors as a Stroke Mimic; A Case Report.” Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  6. Groot-J, Groot-S, Wood, Nadesan, “Three Strikes but no Out” Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  7. Groot-S, Groot-J, Wood, Nadesan, “Double Trouble” Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  8. Choksi, Omer, “Multiple Myeloma presenting as acute liver failure secondary to extra medullary hepatic plasma cell infiltration.”, Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  9. Chatterjee, Islam, Smalligan, Hardwicke, “A Hidden Disease with an Obvious Diagnosis: A Case of Dermatomyisitis Associated with Seminoma.”, Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  10. Young, Bhatia, Scott, Smalligan, “When culture and language barriers can be blinding.”, Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  11. Nguyen, Garrido, Smalligan, Graham, “An unusual case of small bowel mesenteric hydatid cyst disease.”, Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  12. Dhott, Pabba, Razi, Smalligan, Cutts, An unusual case of Encephalopathy.” Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  13. Bhatia, Young, Scott, Smalligan, “When it walks like a duck and quacks like a duck, is it one?”, Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  14. Salagundla, Chandra, Islam ASM, “Levamisole induced Vacuities: An Emerging Condition with Cocaine Abuse.” Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  15. Mirza, Habib, Williams, Stoughton, Vo, Smalligan, “When a Canula can cause a Catastrophe” Legionella in a Long-term Facility.”, Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  16. Siddiqui, Goot-J, Turner, Abbey, Omer, “Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus Bacteremia leading to empyema Necessities and Perinephric abuscess in a diabetic with lingering heel ulcer.”, Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  17. Malik, Huang, Nazim, Smalligan, Omer, “Not your typical Variceal Bleed” Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  18. Salguero Bermonth, Smalligan, Vasylyeva, Cutts, “Pilot Study: Attention to Women's Health Issues by Male vs Female Residents.”, Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  19. Opoku, Turner, Prasad, Malik, Smalligan, Chandra, “Substance Abuse Induced CNS Demyelination or Multiple Sclerosis?: A Diagnostic Dilemma.” Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  20. Mahoney, Omer, “The Great Imitator -- An Unusual Presentation of Secondary Syphilis.” Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  21. Islam-M, Alqassimi, Islam, ASM, Smalligan. “Confusion and Coagulopathy in an Elderly: Think Salicylate Toxicity.” Southern Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA, February 11-13, 2017
  22. Moellering, Prasad, Smalligan “Friends with Low Platelets.” Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, April 19-22, 2017
  23. Ibanez, Siddiqui, Srinilta, Bazzaz, Smalligan “When a Simple Cyst can Threaten Your Life” Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, April 19-22, 2017
  24. Ngo, Jennings, Urban, Islam A. “Bad Pott Luck” Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, April 19-22, 2017
  25. Tejale, Khandheria, Smalligan, “Eagle in a Tailspin (Stylohyoid Syndrome Leads to Vertigo)”, Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, April 19-22, 2017
  26. Abbey JM, Jaffar NA, Abugrara HL, Nazim M, Smalligan RD, Khasawneh FA., “Epidemiological characteristics, hospital course and outcome of snakebite victims in West Texas.”Hosp Pract (1995). 2015;43(4):217-20. doi: 10.1080/21548331.2015.107163. Epub 2015 Jul 20. PMID:26189356
  27. Mehmood M, Halloush RA, Khasawneh FA. “A 45-year-old Male with Cough, Shortness of Breath and Constitutional Symptoms.” Oman Med J. 2015 Nov;30(6):487. doi: 10.5001/omj.2015.96. No abstract available. PMID: 26673748
  28. Bahaa-Al-Deen M, Nadhem ON, Mehmood M, Khasawneh FA. “Right-sided Pleuritic Chest Pain in a 36-year-old Male.”, Oman Med J. 2015 Sep;30(5):395-6. doi: 10.5001/omj.2015.78. No abstract available. PMID:26421123
  29. Chandra, R., Al-Deen, M. B., Nakhla, E., Smalligan, R., “Cannabis, induced myocardiopathy" An old acquaintance rediscovered as a new evil.”, Panhandle Health, 26(1), 24 (2015)
  30. Chandra, R., Aldeen, M. B., Smalligan, R., “An old acquaintance rediscovered as a new evil: cannabis induced myocardiopathy.”, Journal of General Internal Medicine, 30, S359 (2015)
  31. Chandra, R., AlDeen, M., Suliman, A., “Gigantic bullous pemphigoid lesion induced by furosemide.”, Panhandle Health, 25(2). (2015)

 

Book Chapter Publications

  1. Smalligan RD, Pierce JR, Urban RS. Smalligan was author/editor of Chapters on Rheumatology, Nephrology, Endocrinology and co-editor of entire book, PreTest Medicine, 14th Edition, 2015, McGraw Hill Medical, New York. In Press.
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