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Research & Publications

TTUHSC Department of Internal Medicine Faculty Research and Scholarly Activity

Published (or accepted for publication) articles

1. Khasawneh FA, Smalligan RD, “Guidewire-Related Complications During Central Venous Catheter Placement: A Case Report and Review of the Literature” Accepted to Case Reports in Critical Care Medicine 2011 Sep.


Published abstracts:

1. Smalligan RD, Khandheria B, Richey H, Bell T, Jordan R, Weis B, “Preparing for a Shock:  A Pilot Simulation Internship for Incoming Residents.”  Journal of General Internal Medicine, May 2011 Vol 26(S1):S571.



1. Islam M, Hamby P, Smalligan RD, “Renal Tumor-Pneumothorax-Skin Lesions: Where the Bird Dog Points (Birt-Hogg-Dube Syndrome)”  National Scientific Meeting of the Society of General Internal Medicine, Phoenix, AZ (May, 2011)



1. DeLeon E, Ahmed J, Smalligan RD, “An Ominous Headache:  Cerebral Venous Thrombosis in a Normal Young Man.”  Oral presentation to the Adult Clinical Case Symposium of the Southern Regional Meeting of the American Federation of Medical Research, New Orleans, LA, February 9, 2012.


Scientific Presentations

1. Leigh Johnson, PhD, Joanna Wilson, DO, Betsy Jones, EdD, Robert Casanova, MD, Bradley Miller, MD and Simon Williams, PhD, Marjorie R. Jenkins, MD,  Development of a Longitudinal Curriculum in Gender Specific Medicine and Women’s Health, Women’s Health Congress, Washington, DC, April 2011 First Place Award


Book Chapter Publications

1. Urban S, Smalligan R, Chua M, 13th edition of Medicine: Pretest Self-Assessment and Review McGraw Hill Companies.  2012.