Resident Research

Selected Manuscripts by UTSW Residents since 2012

Anh D, Brickner M, Dowel. Clinical case study: Embolic stroke secondary to an indwelling catheter in a patient with a patent foramen ovale.  Clin Adv Hematol Oncol 10 (5):335-7, 2012

Barman SL, Jean GW, Dinsfriend WM, Gerber DE. Choroid plexus papilloma-A case highlighting the challenges of extrapolating pediatric chemotherapy regimens to adult populations. J Oncol Pharm Pract. 2014 July 25. pii: 1078155214544075. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25063761.

Chandra A, Rohatgi A. The role of advanced lipid testing in the prediction of cardiovascular disease. Curr Atheroscler Resp. 2014 Mar;16(3):394. PubMed PMID: 24445969.

Chandra A, Neeland IJ, Das SR, Khera A, Turer AT, Syers CR, McGuire DK, Rohatgi A.  Relation of black race between high density lipoprotein cholesterol content, high density lipoprotein particles and coronary events (from the Dallas Heart Study)Am J Cardiol. 2015 Apr 1; 115 (7): 890-4. PubMed PMID: 25661572

Chandra A, Neeland IJ, Berry JD, Ayers CR, Rohatgi, A, Das SR, Khera A, McGuire K, deLemos JA, Turer AT.  The relationship of body mass and fat distribution with incident hypertension: observation from the Dallas Heart Study.  J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Sep 9; 64(10): 997-1002.  PubMed PMID: 25190234

Chen LQ, de Lemos JA, Das SR, Ayers CR, Rohatgi A.  Soluble ST2 is associated with all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in a population-based cohort: the Dallas Heart Study. Clin Chem. 2013 Mar;59(3):536-46. PubMed PMID: 23220272.

Chen LQ, Rohatgi A, Ayers CR, Das SR, Khera A, Berry JD, McGuire DK, de Lemos JA. Race-specific associations of myeloperoxidase with atherosclerosis in a population-based sample: the Dallas Heart Study. Atherosclerosis. 2011 Dec;219(2):833-8. PubMed PMID: 21917261.

Abu-Hijleh M, El-Sameed Y, Eldridge K, Vadia E, Chiu H, Dreyfuss Z, Al Rabadi LS. Linear probe endobronchial ultrasound bronchoscopy with guided transbronchial needle aspiration (EBUS-TBNA) in the evaluation of mediastinal and hilar pathology: introducing the procedure to a teaching institution. Lung. 2013 Feb;191(1):109-15. PubMed PMID: 23208583.

El Sabbagh A, Patel VG, Jeroudi OM, Michael TT, Alomar ME, Mogabgab O, Fuh E, Roesle M, Rangan BV, Abdullah S, Hastings JL, Grodin J, Kumbhani DJ, Alexopoulos D, Fasseas P, Banerjee S, Brilakis ES. Angiographic Success and Procedural Complications in Patients Undergoing Retrograde Percutaneous Coronary Chronic Total Occlusion Interventions:  A Weighted Meta-Analysis of 3,482 Patients from 26 Studies. Int J Cardiol. 2014 Jun 15;174(2):243-8. PubMed PMID: 24768461.

Michael TT, Mogabgab O, Fuh E, Patel VG, El Sabbagh A, Alomar ME, Rangan BV, Abdullah SM, Banerjee S, Brilakis ES. Application of the "hybrid approach" to chronic total occlusion interventions: a detailed procedural analysis. J Interv Cardiol. 2014 Feb;27(1):36-43. PubMed PMID: 24456334.

Frick K, Tesfaldet TM, Alomar M, Mohammed A, Rangan B, Abdullah S, Grodin J, Hastings JL, Banerjee S, Brilakis ES.  Low Molectular Weight Dextran Provides Similar Optical Coherence Tomography Coronary Imaging Compared to Radiographic Contrast Medial. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2013 Jun 27. doi: 10.1002/ccd.25092. [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed PMID: 23804461.

Tachiband I, Gehi D, Rubin CD.  Treatment of hypertrophic osteoarthropathy with underlying pulmonary adenocarcinoma using zoledronic acid.  J Clin Rheumatol. 2015 Sep 21 (6): 333-334

Gupta, Arjun; Shelton, Luke; Singh, Rajeev; Pandey, Ambarish. Altered Mental Status: What’s the Diagnosis. BMJ Case Report. 2015 Feb; Cited in PubMed; PMID: 25678615.

Gupta A, Wosik J, Philips SHypertriglyceridemia-induced pancreatitisJ Gen Intern Med. 2015 Apr 23. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 25903993.

Banaerjee S, Sarode K, Das T, Hadidi O, Thomas R, Vinas A, Garg P, Mohammad A, Baig MS, Shammas NW, Brilakis ES. Endovascular treatment of infrainguinal chronic total occlusions using the TruePath device: features, handling, and 6-month outcomes. J of Endovasc Ther. 2014 Apr;21(2):281-8. doi: 10.1583/13-4527R.1. PubMed PMID: 24754288.

Rho J, Hompesch C, Patel TAnother meaningful end point for nighttime intensivist coverage.  Chest 2015;148(2):e66. PMID 26238848

Iturbe JM, Abdel-Karim AR, Papayannis A, Mahmood A, Rangan BV, Banerjee S, Brilakis ES. Frequency, treatment, and consequences of device loss and entrapment in contemporary percutaneous coronary interventions. J Invasive Cardiol 24(5):215-21, 2012.

Jeroudi OM, Alomar ME, Michael TT, El Sabbagh A, Patel VG, Mogabgab O, Fuh E, Sherbet D, Lo N, Roesle M, Rangan BV, Abdullah SM, Hastings JL, Grodin J, Banerjee S, Brilakis ES. Prevalence and management of coronary chronic total occlusions in a tertiary Veterans Affairs Hospital. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 Oct 1; 84(4): 637-43.  PubMed PMID: 24142769.

Abdel-Karim AR, Da Silva M, Lichtenwalter C, de Lemos JA, Obel O, Addo T, Roesle M, Haagen D, Rangan BV, Makke L, Jeroudi OM, Raghunathan D, Saeed B, Bissett JK, Sachdeva R, Voudris VV, Karyofillis P, Kar B, Rossen J, Fasseas P, Berger P, Banerjee S, Brilakis ES.  Prevalence and outcomes of intermediate saphenous vein graft lesions: findings from the stenting of saphenous vein grafts randomized-controlled trial.  Int J Cardiol. 2013 Oct 3;168(3):2468-73. PubMed PMID: 23561918.

Christakopoulos GE, Christopoulos G, Carlino M, Jeroudi OM, Roesle M, Rangan BV, Abdullah S, Grodin J, Kumbhani DJ, Vo M, Luna M, Alaswad K, Karmpaliotis D, Rinfret S, Garcia S, Banerjee S, Brilakis ES. Meta-analysis of clinical outcomes of patients who underwent percutaneous coronary interventions for chronic total occlusions.  Am J Cardiol.  2015 May 15;115(10):1367-75. PubMed PMID: 25784515

Jeroudi OM, Christakopoulos G, Christopoulos G, Kotsia A, Kypreos MA, Rangan BV, Banerjee S, Brilakis ES. Accuracy of remote electrocardiogram interpretation with the use of Google Glass technology.  Am J Cardiol. 2015 Feb 1;115(3):374-7. PubMed PMID: 25482681

Jones JC, Chokshi S, Pistenmaa D, Naina HV.  Primary cutaneous follicle center lymphoma arising adjacent to silicone breast implant.  Clin Breast Cancer. 2014 Apr;14(2):e65-7. PubMed PMID: 24321100.

Mahmood A, Khair T, Abdel-karim AR, Papayannis A, Xu H, Banerjee S, Brilakis ES. Contemporary approaches to saphenous vein graft interventions: a survey of 275 interventional cardiologists. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 79(5):834-42, 2012.

Krainski F, Hastings JL, Heinicke K, Romain N, Pacini EL, Snell PG, Wyrick P, Palmer MD, Haller RG, Levine BD.  The effect of rowing ergometry and restrictive exercise on skeletal muscle structure and function during bed restJ Appl Physiol (1985). 2014 Jun 15;116(12):1569-81. PubMed PMID: 24790012.

Hastings JL, Krainski F, Snell PG, Pacini EL, Jain M, Bhella PS, Shibata S, Fu Q, Palmer M.D., Levine BD.  Effect of rowing ergometry and oral volume loading on cardiovascular structure and function during bed rest.  J Appl Physiol 112 (10):1735-43, 2012.

Morris CJ, Hastings JA, Boyd K, Krainski F, Perhonen MA, Scheer FA, Levine BD. Day/night variability in blood pressure: influence of posture and physical activity.  Am J Hypertens. 2013 Jun;26(6):822-8. PubMed PMID: 23535155.

Laccetti AL, Pruitt SL, Xuan L, Halm EA, Gerber DE.  Effect of Prior Cancer on Outcomes in Advanced Lung Cancer: Implications for Clinical Trial Eligibility and Accrual. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2015 Feb 9; 107 (4). PubMed PMID: 25667420

Gerber DE, Laccetti AL, Xuan L, Halm EA, Pruitt SL.  Impact of prior cancer on eligibility for lung cancer clinical trialsJ Natl Cancer Inst. 2014 Sep 24;106 (11) PubMed PMID: 25253615

Gerber DE, Laccetti AL, Chen B, Yan J, Cai J, Gates S, Xie Y, Lee SJ. Predictors and Intensity of Online Access to Electronic Medical Records Among Patients With Cancer. J Oncol Pract. 2014 Jul 8. pii: JOP.2013.001347. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25006222.

Lo N, Tesfaldet TM, Moin D, Patel VG, Alomar M, Papayannis A, Cipher D, Abdullah SM, Banerjee S, Brilakis ES.  Periprocedural myocardial injury in chronic total occlusion percutaneous interventions: a systematic cardiac biomarker evaluation studyJACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 Jan;7(1):47-54. PubMed PMID: 24332422.

Lo N, Kotsia A, Christopoulos G, Roesle M, Rangan BV, Kim BJ, Webb A, Banerjee S, Brilakis ES.  Perioperative complications after noncardiac surgery in patients with insertion of second-generation drug-eluting stents. Am J Cardiol. 2014 Jul 15;114(2):230-5. PubMed PMID: 24878120.

Mani P, Rohatgi A.  Niacin therapy, HDL cholesterol, and cardiovascular disease: It the HDL hypothesis defunct?  Curr Atheroscler Rep 2015 Aug; 17(8): 521. PubMed PMID 26048725

Abdel-Karim AR, Papayannis AC, Mahmood A, Michael TT, Rangan BV, Makke L, Banerjee S, Brilakis ES.Role of embolic protection devices in ostial saphenous vein graft lesions. Catheter Cardiovasc Interv Mar 15, 2012.

Mody P, Sidhu MS, Brilakis ES, Sacco JD, Banerjee S, Boden WE.  Anti-anginal agents for the management of stable ischemic heart disease: A review.  Cardiol Rev. 2015 Aug 4 [Epub ahead of print]. PMID 26274534

McNamara RL, Wang Y, Partovian C, Montague J, Mody P, Eddy E, Krumholz HM, Bernheim SM.  Development of a hospital outcome measure intended for use with electronic heath records: 30-day risk-standardized mortality after acute myocardial infarction. Med Care. 2015 Sep;53(9):818-26. PMID 26225445

Dowell JE, Dunphry FR, Taub RN, Gerber DE, Ngov L, Yan  J, Xie Y, Kindler HF.  A multicenter phase II study of cisplatin, pemetrexed, and bevacizumab in patients with advanced malignant mesothelioma.  Lung Cancer 77 (3); 567-71, 2012.

Van Buren PN, Adams-Huet B, Nguyen M, Molina C, Toto RD. Potassium handling with dual renin-angiotensin system inhibition in diabetic nephropathy.  Clin J Am Soc Nephrol. 2014 Feb;9(2):295-301. doi: 10.2215/CJN.07460713. PubMed PMID: 24408166

Okwara C, Choi C, Park JY.  Sevelamer-induced colitis presenting as a pseudotumor.  Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2015 Jul; 13(7): A39-40.  PMID 25701702

Pandey A, Abdullah K, Drazner MH.  Impact of Vice President Cheney on Public interest in left ventricular assist devices and heart transplantationAm J Cardiol. 2014 May 1;113(9):1529-31. PubMed PMID: 24630787.

Berry JD, Pandey A, Gao A, Leonard D, Farzaneh-Far R, Ayers C, DeFina L, Willis B.  Physical fitness and risk for heart failure and coronary Artery DiseaseCirc Heart Fail. 2013 Jul; 6(4):627-34. PubMed PMID: 23677924.

Brinker, S, Pandey A, Ayers C, Raheja P, Arbique D, Das SR, Halm EA, Kaplan NM, Vongpatanasin W. Therapeutic drug monitoring facilitates blood pressure control in resistant hypertension. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014 Mar 4;63(8):834-5. PubMed PMID: 243159011.

Parekh PJ, Merrell J, Clary M, Brush JE, Johnson DA.  New anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents: a primer for the clinical gastroenterologist.  Am J Gastroenterol. 2014 Jan; 109 (1): 9-19. PubMed PMID: 24402526

Petr EJ, Ayers C, Pandey A, de Lemos JA, Powell-Wiley TM, Khera A, Lloyd-Jones DM, Berry JD.  Perceived lifetime risk for cardiovascular disease (from the Dallas Heart Study). Am J Cardiol. 2014 Jul 1;114(1):53-8. PubMed PMID: 24834788.

Parekh PJ, Merrell J, Clary M, Brush JE, Johnson DA.  New anticoagulants and antiplatelet agents: a primer for the clinical gastroenterologist.  Am J Gastroenterol 109 (1):9-19; 2014 PMID: 24402526

Mayeux J, Skaug B, Luo W, Russell LM, John S, Saelee P, Abbasi H, Li QZ, Garrett-Sinha LA, Satterthwaite AB. Genetic Interaction between Lyn, Ets1, and Btk in the Control of Antibody Levels. J Immunol 2015 Sep 1; 195(5): 1955-64.  PMID 26209625

Solow EB, Vongpatanasin W, Skaug B, Karp DR, Ayers C, de Lemos JA. Antinuclear Antibodies Are Associated With All-Cause Mortality and Cardiovascular Outcomes in the General Population. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 Jun 23;65(24):2669-70 PMID: 26088310

Rhodes RL, Tindall K, Xuan L, Paulk ME, Halm EA.  Communication About Advance Directives and End-of-Life Care Options Among Internal Medicine Residents.  Am J Hosp Palliat Care  2014 Jan 12. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 24418692.

Banerjee S, Vinas A, Mohammad A, Hadidi O, Thomas R, Sarode K, Banerjee A, Garg P, Weideman R, Little BB, Brilakis ES.  Significance of an abnormal ankle-brachial index in patients with established coronary artery disease with and without associated miabetes Mellitus. Am J Cardiol 2014 Apr 15;113(8):1280-4. PubMed PMID: 24602299.

Banerjee S, Sarode K, Vinas A, Banerjee A, Mohammad A, Brilakis ES.  The role of antiplatelet therapy in patients with peripheral artery disease and lower extremity peripheral artery revascularization.  Curr Opin Cardiol 2015 Sep; 2095):525-35. PMID 26241710

Banerjee S, Sarode K, Das T, Hadidi OF, Vinas A, Garg P, Mohammad A, Baig MS, Shammas NW, Brilakis ES. Endovascular treatment of infra-inguinal peripheral arterial chronic total occlusions with the TruePath device: featured case series, device features, handling and procedural outcomes. Journal of Endovascular Therapy. 2014 Apr; 21 (2): 281-288. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 24754288.

Das S, Mohammad A, Sarode K, Pershwitz G, Hadidi OF, Thomas R, Vinas A, Abu-Fadel M, Dieter R, Ali M, Shammas NW, Prasad A, Gigliotti OS, Klein A, Raffoul J, Kumbhani D, Mody P, Baig MS, Kinlay S, Brilakis ES, Banerjee S. Comparison of Revascularization Outcomes for Patients with Lifestyle Limiting Claudication to Critical Limb Ischemia. Journal of American College of Cardiology Interventions. 2014 Feb; 7 (2): S37-S38. Cited in PubMed; PMID:

Hadidi OF, Mohammad A, Sarode K, Perhwitz G, Thomas R, Vinas A, Abu-Fadel M, Exaire J, Hawkins B, Das S, Dieter R, Klein A, Gigliotti OS, Tsai T, Ali M, Kinlay S, Luna M, Shammas NW, Prasad A, Addo T, Brilakis ES, Banerjee S. Comparison of Peripheral Arterial Chronic Total Occlusion Crossing Strategies in the XLPAD Registry. Journal of American College of Cardiology Interventions. 2014 Feb; 7 (2): S35-S35. Cited in PubMed; PMID:

Sarode K, Mohammad A, Das S, Vinas A, Banerjee A, Tsai S, Armstrong EJ, Shammas NW, Klein A, Brilakis ES, Banerjee S.  Comparison of dual-antiplatelet therapy durations after endocarscular revascularization of infrainguinal arteries. Ann Vasc Surv 2015 Aug; 29(6): 1235-44. PMID 26026491

Warshauer JT, Lopez X, Gordillo R, Hicks J, Holland WL, Anuwe E, Blankfard MB, Sherer PE, Lingvay I.  Effect of pioglitazone on plasma ceramides in adults with metabolic syndromeDiabetes Metab Res Rev. 2015 May 10. PMID 25959529

Warshauer J, Patel VG, Christopoulos G, Kotsia AP, Banerjee S, Brilakis E. Outcomes of preoperative bridging therapy for patients undergoing surgery after coronary stent implantation: A weighted meta-analysis of 280 patients from 8 studies.  Catheter Cardiovasc Interv. 2014 Apr 16. doi: 10.1002/ccd.25507. [Epub ahead of print]. PubMed PMID: 24740634.

Shorrock D, Christopoulos G, Wosik J, Kotsia A, Rangan B, Abdullah S, Cipher D, Banerjee S, Brilakis ES. Impact of a Disposable Sterile Radiation Shield on Operator Radiation Exposure During Percutaneous Coronary Intervention of Chronic Total Occlusions. J Invasive Cardiol. 2015 Jul;27(7):313-6. PMID: 26136277

Wosik J, Shorrock D, Christopoulos G, Kotsia A, Rangan BV, Roesle M, Maragkoydakis S, Abdullah SM, Banerjee S, Brilakis ES. Systematic review of the BridgePoint System for crossing coronary and peripheral chronic total occlusions.  J Invasive Cardiol. 2015 Jun;27(6):269-76. PMID 26028653

Yorio JT, Yan J, Xie Y, Gerber DE. Socioeconomic Disparities in Lung Cancer Treatment and Outcomes Persist Within a Single Academic Medical Center. Clin Lung Cancer Apr 16, 2012.

In addition, our residents have presented abstracts at the following national and local meetings:

  • American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting
  • American Heart Association Meeting
  • American College of Cardiology Meeting
  • 66th American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting
  • American College of Gastroenterology Meeting
  • Digestive Disease Week Annual Meetings
  • International Lymphoma Symposium Chicago
  • Annual Meeting for Targeted Therapies of the Treatment of Lung Cancer
  • American Thoracic Society International Conference
  • Neurogastroenterology and Motility Scientific Meeting
  • CHEST Annual Meeting
  • Annual Meeting of the Society of General Internal Medicine
  • Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting
  • SLEEP Conference
  • Society of Hospital Medicine
  • American Society of Hypertension
  • American College of Physicians North Texas Meeting