Scholarly Activities

Papers and Publications

Residents and faculty members of Monmouth Medical Center are constantly engaged in the publication of researches, clinical reports, case reports, reference articles and review articles. The publications listed below highlight the some of these scholarly activities from 2014 to present:

  1. Clinical Research: The Impact of Re-education of Airway Clearance Techniques (REACT) on Adherence and Pulmonary Function in patients with Cystic Fibrosis. BMJ Qual Saf 2014; Zanni RL, Sembrano EU, Du DT, Marra B, Bantang R.
  2. Review Article: Role of Transplantation in the Treatment of Benign Solid tumors of the Liver. Jama Surg April 2015. Alagusundaramoorthy, S; Vilchez, V; Zanni, A
  3. Case Report: Isolated Left Upper Extremity Myositis and Severe Rhabdomyolysis in an Adult with H1N1 Influenza, a Case Report with Literature Review. ID Cases 2014. Agrawal, A; Razjouyan, H; Atluri, P; Patel, A; Eng, M.
  4. Case Report: Mycoplasmal Upper Respiratory Infection Presenting as Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis. Infectious Disease Reports. 2015. Rao, M; Agrawal; A; Parikh, M; Banayat, R; Thomas, J; J; Guo, T; Lee, A.
  5. Clinical Review: Nationwide trends of hospitalizations for cystic fibrosis in the United States from 2003 to 2013. Intractable Rare Dis Res. 2017 Agrawal A, Agarwal A, Mehta D, Sikachi RR, Du D, Wang J.
  6. Case Report: Atypical Presentation of Type B Aortic Dissection Mimicking Appendicitis Managed Medically. BMJ Case Reports 2018. Azharuddin, M; Delacruz, M; Baughman,D; Patton, P.
  7. Case Report: Porphyromonas Asaccharolytica as a Rare Causative Agent for Lemierre's Syndrome. Case Rep Infect Dis. 2018; Gupta M, Annam R, Bahgat J, Eng M.
  8. Clinical Review: Cardiovascular effects of Hodgkin's lymphoma: a review of literature. Jacob A, Thyagarajan B, Kumar MP, Shaikh N, Sharon D.
  9. Case Report : Acute-onset quadriplegia with hyperreflexia. Cleve Clin J Med. 2019. Shaikh N, Sardar M, Khan W, Ghali W.
  10. Case Report: A case of tricuspid valve non-bacterial thrombotic endocarditis presenting as pulmonary embolism in a patient with antiphospholipid antibody syndrome. BMJ Case Rep. 2018 Unnikrishnan D; Shaikh N; Sharayah A; Patton C; Unnikrishnan D
  11. Case Report: Possible predictive factors for recovery of left ventricular systolic function in Takotsubo cardiomyopathy. Intractable Rare Dis Res. 2018 Shaikh N, Sardar M, Jacob A, Alagusundaramoorthy SS, Eng M, Checton J, Shah A.
  12. Clinical Review: Daily spirometry in an Acute Exacerbation of Adult Cystic Fibrosis Patients. Chronic Respiratory Disease 2018 Stephen, MJ; Du, D; Zanni, R.
  13. Clinical Review: The Perspective of a Breast Cancer Patient: A Survey Study Assessing Needs and Expectations. Cureus 2020. Prakash A; Sardar M; Shaikh N; Inkollu S, Danish M; Sharon DJ; Goldberg, S.
  14. Case Report: Pressure Ulcer Associated with Testicular Prosthesis as a Rare Cause of Spinal Epidural Abscess. Case Rep Infect Dis. 2019 Prakash A, Raj R, Jacob A, Ross D.
  15. Clinical Review: The onset of rheumatoid arthritis and systemic lupus erythematosus following influenza vaccination: report of three cases. Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 2019 Brawer, Arthur E. Koyoda, Sai.
  16. Case Report: Giant left parietal lobe arachnoid cyst presenting as early-onset dementia. BMJ Case Rep. 2018 Raj R, Venkatanarayan A, Sharayah A, Ross.
  17. Case Report: Multiple Myeloma Presenting with Clinical and Serological Features of Systemic Lupus Erythematous: A Case Report. Clinical Reviews & Cases 2019. Brawer, A; Korem, S.
  18. Clinical Research: Covid -19 Patients in a Tertiary US Hospital: Assessement of Clinical Course and Predictors of the Disease Severity. Respiratory Medicine 2020. Mughal, M; Kaur, Ikwinder; Jaffrey ,A, Dalmacion, D; Wang, Cheng; Koyoda, S; Kramer, V; Patton, C, Eng, M; Granet, K.
  19. Case Report; Hilar Lymphadenopathy, a Novel finding in the Setting of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19); a Case Report. J Med Case Rep 2020. Mughal, M; Rehman, R; Osman, R; Kan, Nathan; Mirza, Hasan; Eng, M
  20. Clinical Review: The prevalence of severe acute respiratory coronavirus virus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) IgG antibodies in intensive care unit (ICU) healthcare personnel (HCP) and its implications-a single-center, prospective, pilot study. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2020. Mughal MS, Kaur IP, Patton CD, Mikhail NH, Vareechon C, Granet K.

Poster Presentations

Residents are highly encouraged to participate in national and regional professional meetings and conferences to present posters, case reports and researches. Some of the most recent poster presentations of our medical residents are listed below:

  • Poster Presentation – Research: TIA Evaluation – Is Hospitalization Really Necessary? American Heart Association / American Stroke Association – International Stroke Conference. February 5-7, 2013. Honolulu, HI. Sheta, M., Hwang, S., Hwang, M., Armour, F., Holland, N.
  • Poster Presentation – Case Report: Open Sesame: A Case Report of Nutcracker Esophagus. American College of Gastroenterology – Annual Conference. October 12-16, 2013. San Diego, CA. Nachimuthu, N.
  • Poster Presentation – Research: Discharge Outcomes May Indicate Missed Opportunities for Thrombolysis in Patients with Acute Ischemic Stroke with Mild or Rapidly Improving Symptoms: Findings from a Community-Based Stroke Center. Drexel University College of Medicine – Discovery Day. October 3, 2013. Philadelphia, PA. Amor, M., Chan, M., Atluri, P., Hamza, A., Sheta, M., Holland, N.
  • Poster Presentation – Research: Development of a Transient Ischemic Attack Outpatient Clinic to Reduce Admissions. Barnabas Health System Annual Quality Improvement Forum. October 23, 2013. Holmdel, NJ. Nachimuthu, N., Chan, M., Amor, M., Puma, A., Armour, F., Hwang, S., Holland, N.
  • Poster Presentation – Research: Outpatient Evaluation of Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA) Patients. American Heart Association / American Stroke Association – International Stroke Conference. February 11-14, 2014. San Diego, CA. Nachimuthu, N., Chan, M., Amor, M., Puma, A., Armour, F., Hwang, S., Holland, N.
  • Poster Presentation – Research: The Role of Right Sided Hemodynamic Parameters as Predictors of 30 Day Outcome After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR): The Impact of Right Ventricular Stroke Work Index (RVSWI). Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT) 2014 Conference. September 13-17, 2014. Washington, DC. Tayal, R., Baran, D., Anna, M., Chu, C., Amor, M., Emporelli, A., Wu, G., Panfile, P., Haik, B., Burns, P., Wasty, N., Russo, M., Cohen, M.
  • Poster Presentation – Research: CF Muscle Pain – Cystic Fibrosis Musculoskeletal Survey about Complaints, Laboratory Examinations, Physician Attitudes and Interventions 2020 North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference. Kaur, I; Du, D.
  • Poster Presentation – Research: Secondary Infections and Coinfections in Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) IDSA 2020 Week.Kaur, I; Mughal, M: Dalmacion, D; Jaffery, A; Koyoda, S; Kramer, V; Eng, M; Granet, K.
  • Poster Presentation-Case Report: Euglycemic DKA in a Patient on Canagliflozin Presenting with Hypoglycemia.- Endo society 2020. Inkollu, S; Korem, S; Ganne, S.