Ishak A Mansi

Summary

Affiliation: Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Rhabdomyolysis in response to weight-loss herbal medicine
    Ishak A Mansi
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine in Shreveport, Shreveport, Louisiana 71130, USA
    Am J Med Sci 327:356-7. 2004
  2. doi request reprint In vitro effects of coronary angiography: unknown clinical implications
    Ishak A Mansi
    Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, School of Medicine in Shreveport, 1501 Kings Highway, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Med Hypotheses 73:389-92. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Stair design in the United States and obesity: the need for a change
    Ishak A Mansi
    Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, School of Medicine in Shreveport, 1501 Kings Highway, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    South Med J 102:610-4. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Preoperative medical consultation: maximizing its benefits
    Raul A Rivera
    Internal Medicine Service, Department of Medicine, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Surg 204:787-97. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Reasoning and evidence-based medicine: common pitfalls
    Jai Varma
    School of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, Wilford Hall Medical Center, San Antonio, USA
    South Med J 105:167-72. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint A case report of embolic retinal artery occlusion: the lost measurement of healthcare quality
    Michel Tanios
    Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, USA
    J La State Med Soc 164:87-8, 90-1. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Stress test: a primer for primary care physicians
    Ishak A Mansi
    Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, School of Medicine in Shreveport, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    South Med J 101:806-14. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Association of myocardial bridge and Takotsubo cardiomyopathy: a case report and literature review
    Moheb Boktor
    General Internal Medicine Section and Cardiology Section, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    South Med J 102:957-60. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Improving quality in an internal medicine residency program through a peer medical record audit
    Keiko Asao
    Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana 71130, USA
    Acad Med 84:1796-802. 2009

Collaborators

  • Raul A Rivera
  • Jian Huang
  • Jai Varma
  • Michel Tanios
  • Moheb Boktor
  • Keiko Asao
  • Hayam Shaker
  • Rechell Rodriguez
  • Sean Troxclair
  • Kalgi Modi
  • Daniel Banks

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Rhabdomyolysis in response to weight-loss herbal medicine
    Ishak A Mansi
    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine in Shreveport, Shreveport, Louisiana 71130, USA
    Am J Med Sci 327:356-7. 2004
    ..Physicians should be aware of the potential side effects of many herbal medicines. It may be advisable to measure serum CK enzyme for patients who admit using weight-loss herbs...
  2. doi request reprint In vitro effects of coronary angiography: unknown clinical implications
    Ishak A Mansi
    Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, School of Medicine in Shreveport, 1501 Kings Highway, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    Med Hypotheses 73:389-92. 2009
    ..Clinical significance of pro-inflammatory effects of coronary angiography, and its long term consequences, are not studied. Further studies utilizing non-invasive coronary imaging techniques is needed to elucidate such effects...
  3. doi request reprint Stair design in the United States and obesity: the need for a change
    Ishak A Mansi
    Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, School of Medicine in Shreveport, 1501 Kings Highway, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    South Med J 102:610-4. 2009
    ..Light to moderate physical activity has been found to be effective in motivating sedentary and obese individuals, and is at least as effective as structured exercise in lowering weight in some studies...
  4. doi request reprint Preoperative medical consultation: maximizing its benefits
    Raul A Rivera
    Internal Medicine Service, Department of Medicine, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Surg 204:787-97. 2012
    ..This article aims to review the available evidence and discuss elements of the preoperative medical consultation that are of particular relevance to surgeons...
  5. doi request reprint Reasoning and evidence-based medicine: common pitfalls
    Jai Varma
    School of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, Wilford Hall Medical Center, San Antonio, USA
    South Med J 105:167-72. 2012
    ..Personal bias can be another barrier in the adoption of evidence-based medicine. It can be difficult to modify personal bias despite the evidence; keeping up with the medical literature in a busy practice can be daunting...
  6. ncbi request reprint A case report of embolic retinal artery occlusion: the lost measurement of healthcare quality
    Michel Tanios
    Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, USA
    J La State Med Soc 164:87-8, 90-1. 2012
    ..Rheumatic heart disease still exists in such a developed nation, and attentive and skilful physical examination during routine healthcare visits is important for optimum medical care...
  7. doi request reprint Stress test: a primer for primary care physicians
    Ishak A Mansi
    Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, School of Medicine in Shreveport, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    South Med J 101:806-14. 2008
    ..Some markers may indicate a highly positive stress test, which warrants immediate attention. Indications, contraindications, and precautions for stress test modalities are discussed in this article...
  8. doi request reprint Association of myocardial bridge and Takotsubo cardiomyopathy: a case report and literature review
    Moheb Boktor
    General Internal Medicine Section and Cardiology Section, Louisiana State University Health Science Center, Shreveport, LA 71130, USA
    South Med J 102:957-60. 2009
    ..Catecholamines surge during stress might contribute to both diseases resulting in an apparent association; alternatively, a symptomatic myocardial bridge may be a contributing factor in worsening TTC...
  9. doi request reprint Improving quality in an internal medicine residency program through a peer medical record audit
    Keiko Asao
    Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Shreveport, Louisiana 71130, USA
    Acad Med 84:1796-802. 2009
    ..This study examined the effectiveness of a quality improvement project of a limited didactic session, a medical record audit by peers, and casual feedback within a residency program...