Emergency Medicine

NewYork-Presbyterian Queens

Research & Scholarly Activity

Recent Research By Subject

Listed below are some of our publications and presentations from approximately the last five years, grouped by subject area.

Ultrasound

  1. Tsikrika M, Scro M, Matemavi P, Sample J, Desai P, Shaukat NM, Zimmerman ME, Sykes L, Ali Z, Radeos MS.  EP and Surgeon knowledge of and training in eFast Level 1 Trauma Center. Academic Emergency Medicine 23 (2016): S275. http://toxikonconsortium.org/FSDSD/Toolbox_files/SAEM2016_Abstracts.pdf
  2. Triantos GE, Kaldis V, Ali Z, Garcia M, Babovic M, Khin S, Radeos MS.  Unnecessary Computed Tomography Scans after Positive Ultrasound for the Diagnosis of Acute Appendicitis in Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department.   Academic Emergency Medicine 22 (2015): S425. https://www.academia.edu/19271416/Unnecessary_Computed_Tomography_Scans_after_Positive_Ultrasound_for_the_Diagnosis_of_Acute_Appendicitis_in_Patients_Presenting_to_the_Emergency_Department
  3. Copeli N, Zimmerman ME, Sharma M, Ali Z, Radeos MS, Kindschuh M, Sample J, Khan N, Garg N. (2014, November 21. Pg.91). Measures Taken To Improve The Rate of Documentation of Sonographic FAST Exams Performed in Blunt Trauma Presentations New York-Presbyterian Healthcare System System Quality Review Special Issue Symposium 2014. https://studyres.com/doc/8033592/system-quality-review-special-issue--proceedings-of-the-s...
  4. Salazar L, Punzalan B, Corujo O, Fialkovich J, Chin S, Ali Z, Radeos M, Datta A.  Ultrasound Transducer Selection for Identification of B-lines in Patients with Shortness of Breath.  Annals of Emergency Medicine, 2014 Oct (Vol. 64, Issue 4, Page S53. https://www.annemergmed.com/article/S0196-0644(14)00781-1/fulltext
  5. Ying, B., Datta, A., Das, D., Corujo, O., Kapoor, M., Desai, P., Zheng, K., Brown, C., Ali, Z., Khan, N. and Radeos, M.S., 2014. Inter-rater Reliability Among Four Raters Scoring Emergency Medicine Residents In An Objective Structured Clinical Examination.  Academic Emergency Medicine 21 (2014): S222.
  6. Radeos MS, Kaldis V, Ali Z, Triantos GE, Babovic M, Khin S. (2014, November 21. Pg.75). Reducing the Use of Computed Tomography Scans for the Diagnosis of Acute Appendicitis by Using Ultrasound as the Sole Diagnostic Study.  New York-Presbyterian Healthcare System System Quality Review Special Issue Symposium 2014. https://studyres.com/doc/8033592/system-quality-review-special-issue--proceedings-of-the-s...

Pediatrics

  1. Lema P, Radeos M, Kovach C, Corujo O, Ali Z, Franklin J, Ladkany D, Lester T, Romney M, Datta A. Multicenter Analysis of Factors Associated with Delayed Analgesia and Response to Pain Medication in Pediatric Renal Colic Patients. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 2013 Oct (Vol. 62, Issue 4, Pages S10-S11). https://www.annemergmed.com/article/S0196-0644(13)00989-X/fulltext
  2. Hassoun A. Severe Bleeding Associate with use of Tainted Synthetic Cannabinoids. 2019 Feb. https://www.aappublications.org/news/2019/02/13/cannabinoids021319
  3. Contributing Authors. In: Shah BR, Mahajan P, Amodio J, Lucchesi M. eds. Atlas of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, 3e New York, NY: McGraw-Hill; Accessed September 19, 2019. http://accesspediatrics.mhmedical.com/content.aspx?bookid=2616&sectionid=216053270

Trauma

  1. Dickason R, Ourian A, Kaldis V, Triantos G, Ali Z, Torres J, Jazarevic S, Sample J, Zimmermann ME, Radeos MS.  Risk Factors for Undertriage of Serious Trauma in Patients Aged 65 and Older Presenting to the Emergency Department.  Academic Emergency Medicine 23 (2016): S112-S113. http://toxikonconsortium.org/FSDSD/Toolbox_files/SAEM2016_Abstracts.pdf
  2. Radeos MS, Kaldis V, Ali Z, Torres J, Jazarevic S, Sample J, Zimmermann ME, Ourian A, Dickason R. (2014, November 21. Pg.72). Improving Pre-Hospital and Trauma Team Activation for Injured Older Adults Age 65 Years or Older Presenting to the Emergency Department.  New York-Presbyterian Healthcare System Quality Review Special Issue Symposium 2014. https://docplayer.net/2969358-System-quality-review-special-issue.html
  3. Garg N, Tirmizi A, Ali Z, Lufulwabo A, Kaur P, Gupta S. Determine the Usage of Imaging Modality in Management of Adult Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department (ED) with Foreign Body Sensation in the Throat/Neck. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 2015 Oct (Vol. 66, Issue 4, Page S45). https://www.annemergmed.com/article/S0196-0644(15)00749-0/fulltext

Sepsis

  1. Chiang, C., Siegal, J., Sckell, B. M., Pugh, S., Leung, W. L., & Bunim, A. L. (2017). Prevalence of HBV, HCV and HIV in ED and Ambulatory Clinic of a New York City Urban Hospital. Gastroenterology, 152(5), S1083-S1084.https://www.gastrojournal.org/article/S0016-5085(17)33652-1/abstract
  2. Garg N, Ali Z, Patel R, Khan N, Ryan G J.  To Study the Role of Pyuria In Diagnosis of Appendicitis In the Emergency Department.   Academic Emergency Medicine 22 (2015): S7. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/acem.12644

Education

  1. Lui, A., Chary, M., & Yoneda, N. (2018). Tracking Resident Cognitive Maturation with Natural Language Processing. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine: Integrating Emergency Care with Population Health, 19, 4-1. https://escholarship.org/uc/item/7fq5d0xj
  2. Chary, M., Parikh, S., Manini, A. F., Boyer, E. W., & Radeos, M. (2019). A Review of Natural Language Processing in Medical Education. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine, 20(1), 78. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30643605
  3. Parikh, S., & Radeos, M. (2016). Implementation of a Three-Pronged Strategy Improves Resident Performance on the In-Training Exam. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine: Integrating Emergency Care with Population Health, 17(4.1). https://escholarship.org/content/qt7ws2c6n3/qt7ws2c6n3.pdf

Simulation

  1. Shin, R., & Nichlany, A. (2018). The Effects of Stress Inoculation Training in a High Stress Simulated Medical Environment. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine: Integrating Emergency Care with Population Health, 19(4.1). https://escholarship.org/uc/item/968310s5

Cardiology

  1. Chou S, Ali Z, Rauhila K, Radeos MS. Factors Associated with In-Hospital Mortality Among Patients who Present to the Emergency Department with Prehospital Hypotension. Academic Emergency Medicine 20 (2013): S272.Cited in PubMed; PMID: 23895627.
  2. Zheng K, Kanwar R, Ali Z, Radeos MS. Factors Associated with Positive Catheterization Among Patients who Present to the Emergency Department with Prehospital ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction Notification. Academic Emergency Medicine 20 (2013): S269. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 23895627.
  3. Garg N, MS Radeos, Ali Z , Wong C, Ngoc H, Suarez A. Identification of Characteristics of Adults Patients in the Emergency  Department who develop Ventricular Tachycardia or Ventricular Fibrillation during hospital stay. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 2013 Oct (Vol. 62, Issue 4, Pages S112-S113). https://www.annemergmed.com/article/S0196-0644(13)00817-2/fulltext
  4. Garg, N., Suarez, A., Ali, Z., Gupta, S.. (2012, November 9. Pg.50). Efforts to Improve Insufficient Clinician Documentation of Significant Electrocardiographic Findings in Adults Presenting to the Emergency Department with Dysrhythmias and/or Conduction Disorders.  New York-Presbyterian Healthcare System Quality Symposium 2012.
  5. Ngoc H, Garg N, Wong C, Ali Z, Patel R, MS Radeos, Suarez A. Characteristics of patients requiring AICD/PPM implantation during the hospital stay in patients without evidence of Ventricular Tachycardia(VT) on presentation to the Emergency Department.  Annals of Emergency Medicine, 2014 Oct (Vol. 64, Issue 4, Pages S136-S137). https://www.annemergmed.com/article/S0196-0644(14)01016-6/fulltext
  6. Chowdhury M, Ali Z, Latypov L, Khan N, Garg N.  Risk Stratification of Adult Patients Presenting to Emergency Department (ED) with Acute Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) exacerbation.  Academic Emergency Medicine 22 (2015): S381-S381. https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/acem.12644

Geriatrics

  1. Zaporteza K, Wright S, Ali Z, Garg N.  Admission Rates for Patients with Feeding Tube Malfunctions in the Emergency Department throughout the Week.   Academic Emergency Medicine 22 (2015): S299.https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/acem.12644
  2. Chwa S, Pan C, Thakore K, Motiwala F, Ali Z, MS Radeos. Health and Aging Survey: Survey of Multiethnic Older Adults about Aging Concerns and Need for Geriatrics Service.   Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 62 (2014): S220-S221

Others

  1. Levy R, Gasperino J, Radeos MS, Ali Z, Sun A, Garg N.  (2014, November 21. Pg.102). Analysis of Low Intensity ICU Staffing Model at NYHQ.  New York-Presbyterian Healthcare System System Quality Review Special Issue Symposium 2014. https://docplayer.net/2969358-System-quality-review-special-issue.html
  2. Levy R, Pejcic N, Ali Z, Simcha P, Evangeline G, Gasperino J, August P.  Likelihood of Rapid Response Patients having Palliative Care Triggers. Critical Care Medicine 43(12) supplement 1:89, December 2015. https://journals.lww.com/ccmjournal/FullText/2015/12001/351___LIKELIHOOD_OF_RAPID_RESPONSE_PATIENTS_HAVING.354.aspx
  3. Desai, P., Vortsman, E., Shaukat, N., & Chary, R. M. (2017). Case Studies in Toxicology: Always Cook Your Boba A 45-year-old man with an unremarkable medical history presented with right-sided facial spasm and cheek swelling. Emergency Medicine, 49(10), 462-464. https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/148675/toxicology/case-studies-toxicology-always-cook-your-boba
  4. LeBaron, J., Ron, V., Chary, M., & Siegal, J. (2017). 225 Does Telepsychiatry Help Disposition Psychiatric Patients Faster?. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 70(4), S90. https://www.annemergmed.com/article/S0196-0644(17)31347-1/fulltext
  5. Apterbach, W., LeBaron, J., & Apterbach, G. (2014). 288 Evaluation of Syncope in a Dedicated Observation Unit. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 64(4), S102. https://www.annemergmed.com/article/S0196-0644(14)00922-6/pdf
  6. A. Wasserman, A. Rohra, Zhen K, Radeos MS, Ali Z,. Adequacy of Traditional Verbal Informed Consent versus Patient-Directed Standardized Written Consent. Annals of Emergency Medicine, 2013 Oct (Vol. 62, Issue 4, Pages S48-S49). https://www.annemergmed.com/article/S0196-0644(13)01094-9/fulltext

Articles with ABC News

  1. Shah S.  Secondhand smoke still a problem for Americans: CDC 2018 Dec. https://abcnews.go.com/Health/secondhand-smoke-problem-americans-cdc/story?id=59663173
  2. Shah. S. CBD is the latest wellness trend, but does it work? 2018 Dec. https://www.goodmorningamerica.com/wellness/story/cdb-latest-wellness-trend-work-59520892
  3. Shah S. In a medical first, baby born from a deceased donor uterus transplant 2018 Dec. https://abcnews.go.com/Health/medical-baby-born-deceased-donor-uterus-transplant/story?id=59609401
  4. Shah. S. Blood pressure medication recall: What you need to know 2019 Jan. https://abcnews.go.com/Health/blood-pressure-medication-recall/story?id=59585424
  5. Shah S. Obstructive sleep apnea linked to heart disease, especially in women 2018 Nov. https://abcnews.go.com/Health/obstructive-sleep-apnea-linked-heart-disease-women/story?id=59506832
  6. Shah S. Genetically edited babies – scientific advancement or playing God? 2018 Nov. https://abcnews.go.com/Health/genetically-edited-babies-scientific-advancement-playing-god/story?id=59425909
  7. Shah S. PTSD treatment?  When exposure therapy isn’t an option, imagining the scenario might help. 2018 Nov. https://abcnews.go.com/Health/ptsd-treatment-exposure-therapy-option-imagining-scenario/story?id=59339613
  8. Kreafle J, Shah S. New experimental drug offers hope for those with peanut allergies. 2018 Nov. https://abcnews.go.com/Health/hope-peanut-allergies/story?id=59323836
  9. Shah S. Pancreatic cancer, a silent killer? 2018 Nov. https://abcnews.go.com/Health/pancreatic-cancer-silent-killer/story?id=59223429