May 2011 Yale Research-In-Residency Day

Please view the AY10-11 Yale Internal Medicine Housestaff Research Abstracts published and presented by our Housestaff (listed below) during the May 2011 Yale Research-In-Residency Day.


Dougherty, Kevin (slide presenter) 
Circadian Variation of Uncoupling Protein 3 Expression and its Influence on Oxidative Stress in Doxorubicin Induced Cardiomyopathy

Zhao, Xiao (slide presenter) 
Three Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms of Genes Involved in Innate Immunity are Associated with Early Viral Response in Caucasian Patients Treated for Hepatitis C

Ziaeian, Boback (slide presenter) 
Medication Errors and Misunderstandings on Hospital Discharge for Patients with Acute Coronary Syndrome, Heart Failure, or Pneumonia

Poster Presenters:

Boelsterl, Magdalena 
Fluid Management in Septic Shock

Dieffenbach, Paul 
Investigating the Healthy User Effect: Correlating CPAP and Medication Compliance

Fogerty, Robert L. 
Information Needs and Sign-out Utilization Habits of Cross Covering Physicians

Galati, Sandi-Jo 
Blood Glucose Trends & Prediction of Severe Hypoglycemia in Hospitalized Patients

Miller, Megan Groh 
The Effects of OCP’s on Anterior Cruciate Ligament Laxity

Jain, Sachin 
Pilot Prospective Evaluation of the Oral Microbiome and Pneumonia Prevention Practices in Mechanically Ventilated Adults.

Kumar, Shakthi Dharan 
Transitional zone length is associated with non-obstructive dysphagia in patients with normal high resolution esophageal manometry

Le, Peter 
Racial Disparity in EUS-FNA Referral Patterns of African American Patients with Solid Pancreatic Masses

Nandigam, Veena 
Improved detection of malignant biliary strictures with addition of K-ras gene mutation analysis to brushing cytology and biopsies.

Olusesi, Olusegun 
Adherence to the Surviving Sepsis Campaign’s delivery of antibiotics goals: Examining the management of severe sepsis/septic shock patients at YNHH

Panico, Megan 
Outcomes for Geriatric Patient’s Following a Rapid Response Team Call

Rafie, Amir H. Sadrzadeh 
Effect of Estrogen Receptor-α Gene Mutations on Rapid and Genomic Responses to Estrogen

Wong, Lauren 
Patient Decision Making in Total Knee Replacement