Muhammad Waseem

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Bilateral, painless scrotal swelling in an adolescent
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, New York, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 18:355-7. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Assessment and management of bullied children in the emergency department
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, New York 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 29:389-98. 2013
  3. pmc Is there a relationship between wound infections and laceration closure times?
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, 234 East 149th Street, Bronx, NY, 10451, USA
    Int J Emerg Med 5:32. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The nutcracker syndrome: an underrecognized cause of hematuria
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, 234 East 149th Street, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Eur J Pediatr 171:1269-71. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Paroxysmal neuropathic pain in an adolescent female with syringomyelia: a review of literature
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:472-4. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Impact of operational staging to improve patient throughput in an inner-city emergency department during the novel H1N1 influenza surge: a descriptive study
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:39-42. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus in emergency department
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:238-41. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint An asthmatic adolescent with hematuria and hemoptysis
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:812-5. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint An asthmatic adolescent with a rash and eosinophilia
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:727-30. 2007
  10. doi request reprint A child with abdominal pain and hyperglycemia: is it diabetic ketoacidosis?
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 24:39-40. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Bilateral, painless scrotal swelling in an adolescent
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, New York, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 18:355-7. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Assessment and management of bullied children in the emergency department
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, New York 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 29:389-98. 2013
    ..This review defines bullying, examines its presentations and epidemiology, and provides recommendations for the assessment and evaluation of victims of bullying in the emergency department...
  3. pmc Is there a relationship between wound infections and laceration closure times?
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, 234 East 149th Street, Bronx, NY, 10451, USA
    Int J Emerg Med 5:32. 2012
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  4. doi request reprint The nutcracker syndrome: an underrecognized cause of hematuria
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, 234 East 149th Street, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Eur J Pediatr 171:1269-71. 2012
    ..It should be included in the differential diagnosis of unexplained hematuria. The diagnosis and treatment of nutcracker syndrome are discussed...
  5. doi request reprint Paroxysmal neuropathic pain in an adolescent female with syringomyelia: a review of literature
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:472-4. 2012
    ..We report an adolescent with Chiari malformation type 1 with syringomyelia who presented with neuropathic pain, dysesthesia, and absent triceps (C7) reflex. The pertinent literature is reviewed...
  6. doi request reprint Impact of operational staging to improve patient throughput in an inner-city emergency department during the novel H1N1 influenza surge: a descriptive study
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 28:39-42. 2012
    ..We describe the ED response to the outbreak during 2009 H1N1-related visits...
  7. ncbi request reprint Presentation of systemic lupus erythematosus in emergency department
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:238-41. 2007
    ..We present 3 children who presented to emergency department with different initial manifestations of SLE...
  8. ncbi request reprint An asthmatic adolescent with hematuria and hemoptysis
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:812-5. 2007
    ..We report a case of an adolescent who presented to the emergency department in respiratory distress. Subsequent evaluation was consistent with the diagnosis of Goodpasture syndrome...
  9. ncbi request reprint An asthmatic adolescent with a rash and eosinophilia
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 23:727-30. 2007
    ..A delay in diagnosis and treatment may increase the morbidity from the complications of vasculitis. We report a young asthmatic adolescent who presented with vasculitis, eosinophilia, and peripheral neuropathy...
  10. doi request reprint A child with abdominal pain and hyperglycemia: is it diabetic ketoacidosis?
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 24:39-40. 2008
    ..We report a case of an 11-year-old girl with acute necrotizing pancreatitis, who was initially diagnosed as having new onset diabetes with nonketotic hyperglycemia...
  11. doi request reprint A wheezing child: breath sounds or bowel sounds?
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 24:304-6. 2008
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  12. doi request reprint An adolescent with thigh pain
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 24:768-70. 2008
    ..If venous thrombosis is identified, especially in patients without any apparent risk factors, congenital anomalies of inferior vena cava should be considered. The pertinent literature is reviewed...
  13. doi request reprint Intussusception
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 24:793-800. 2008
    ..This review article discusses the clinical presentation of intussusception and the state-of-the art diagnostic and treatment options, as well as a review of the pertinent literature...
  14. doi request reprint An uncommon cause of throat pain
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 25:35-6. 2009
    ..This injury is rarely seen in isolation. We present a case of laryngeal injury due to blunt trauma to the neck. This case illustrates the potentially serious consequence after an apparently minor traumatic injury...
  15. doi request reprint A neonate with asymmetric arm movements
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 25:98-9. 2009
    ..The diagnosis of osteomyelitis is difficult to establish in a neonate because systemic signs may not be present at this age. We report an infant with upper limb weakness and asymmetric movements 3 weeks after delivery...
  16. doi request reprint Pancreatic injury: accidental or nonaccidental
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 24:679-81. 2008
    ..Pancreatic and duodenal injuries are considered specific for abuse. We report a child with pancreatic injury without an appropriate history of trauma, determined to be caused by nonaccidental trauma...
  17. doi request reprint A penetrating neck injury: trivial trauma with serious consequences
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Brooklyn, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 26:126-8. 2010
    ..This case underscores the importance of a careful evaluation after any penetrating neck injury, even one that initially appears to be trivial. The pertinent literature regarding penetrating neck trauma is reviewed...
  18. doi request reprint Hip pain in a child: myositis or appendicitis?
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 26:431-3. 2010
    ..We present a case that illustrates an atypical presentation of acute appendicitis. This report also highlights the diagnostic dilemma encountered during the evaluation of hip pain in children...
  19. doi request reprint An adolescent with lower-extremity swelling
    Muhammad Waseem
    From the Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 27:49-51. 2011
    ..We report a case of a previously healthy adolescent without any risk factor for thromboembolism presented with deep venous thrombosis. The pertinent literature is reviewed...
  20. doi request reprint A retrospective look at length of stay for pediatric psychiatric patients in an urban emergency department
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 27:170-3. 2011
    ..The objective of the study was to compare the length of stay (LOS) of patients with psychiatric diagnoses in a pediatric emergency department (ED) to that of patients with nonpsychiatric diagnoses...
  21. ncbi request reprint Lipemic serum in a toddler with new-onset diabetes mellitus presenting with diabetic ketoacidosis
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, New York 10451, USA
    JOP 13:73-5. 2012
    ..The recognition of the severe hyperlipidemia is important for proper management and to prevent associated morbidities. Severe hyperlipidemia in patients with diabetic ketoacidosis should be considered...
  22. ncbi request reprint A febrile child with seizure and hemiparesis
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:718-21. 2006
    ..We present a young child with dural sinus thrombosis who presented with seizures associated with fever and subsequent hemiparesis, and explained a possible mechanism of focal neurological deficit...
  23. ncbi request reprint Two teenagers with syncope
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 21:255-8. 2005
    ..These cases highlight the importance of a focused history and physical examination when evaluating patients who present with syncope...
  24. ncbi request reprint Abdominal pain-an uncommon cause
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 20:531-3. 2004
  25. ncbi request reprint Parental presence during invasive procedures in children: what is the physician's perspective?
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    South Med J 96:884-7. 2003
    ..Allowing parents to be present during procedures decreases procedure-related anxiety. Few if any studies have addressed the physician's perspective on this issue. We conducted a simple observation survey to examine this question...
  26. ncbi request reprint "Doctor" or "doctora": do patients care?
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 21:515-7. 2005
    ..This study attempted to find gender preferences of children and parents for the physician in the emergency department...
  27. ncbi request reprint Parental perception of waiting time and its influence on parental satisfaction in an urban pediatric emergency department: are parents accurate in determining waiting time?
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    South Med J 96:880-3. 2003
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint A child with palpable supraclavicular node
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:55-8. 2006
  29. ncbi request reprint Limping child with profound weakness
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 21:747-50. 2005
  30. ncbi request reprint Apparent life-threatening event or child abuse?
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:245-6. 2006
    ..It may be a subtle presentation of child abuse. We report an infant who was presented with an ALTE and subsequently determined to have subdural hematoma caused by nonaccidental injury...
  31. ncbi request reprint Two adolescents with ectopic pregnancies: experience with methotrexate
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:497-9. 2006
    ..We report the cases of 2 adolescents with ectopic pregnancies who were treated successfully with methotrexate...
  32. ncbi request reprint Megacolon: constipation or volvulus?
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medica and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:346-8. 2006
    ..We report a case of massive dilatation of the colon due to fecal impaction. Means for distinguishing constipation from alternative diagnoses are discussed...
  33. ncbi request reprint Latex-induced anaphylactic reaction in a child with spina bifida
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:441-2. 2006
    ..We report a life-threatening anaphylactic reaction to latex in a patient with spina bifida even with latex-free precautions...
  34. ncbi request reprint Index of suspicion
    Muhammad Waseem
    Lincoln Hospital, Bronx, NY, USA
    Pediatr Rev 25:101-8. 2004
  35. doi request reprint Recurrent intussusception
    Jordana J Haber
    Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 29:753-5. 2013
    ..We report the cases of 2 children who presented to the emergency department with recurrent intussusception and review the pertinent literature...
  36. ncbi request reprint Giant bulla mimicking pneumothorax
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, 234 East 149th Street, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    J Emerg Med 29:155-8. 2005
    ..In this article, we emphasized how to differentiate between giant bulla and pneumothorax utilizing history, physical examination, and radiological studies including computed tomography (CT) scan...
  37. ncbi request reprint An unusual cause of dyspnea
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, New York 10451, USA
    J Emerg Med 31:37-9. 2006
    ..We present a case of an elderly patient with a life-threatening unusual cause of acute shortness of breath, a diaphragmatic hernia with sepsis...
  38. ncbi request reprint A child with appendicitis after appendectomy
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, New York 10451, USA
    J Emerg Med 34:59-61. 2008
    ..We report a case of stump appendicitis 2 years after laparoscopic appendectomy. A review of the pertinent literature is included...
  39. doi request reprint Abdominal pain in a postpartum patient
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, New York 10451, USA
    J Emerg Med 41:261-4. 2011
    ..One of these potentially life-threatening diagnoses for which patients should be evaluated is uterine rupture...
  40. doi request reprint A sedentary job? Measuring the physical activity of emergency medicine residents
    Elaine B Josephson
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, New York 10451, USA
    J Emerg Med 44:204-8. 2013
    ..Stress, sleep deprivation, poor diet, and lack of exercise may lead to inadequate work performance by physicians...
  41. doi request reprint Victims of bullying in the emergency department with behavioral issues
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, New York, USA
    J Emerg Med 44:605-10. 2013
    ..Victims of bullying are prone to a variety of psychological and behavioral symptoms. We noted that many children referred to the Emergency Department (ED) with behavioral symptoms provided a history of bullying...
  42. doi request reprint Impact of rapid streptococcal test on antibiotic use in a pediatric emergency department
    Steve Ayanruoh
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, 234 E 149th St, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 25:748-50. 2009
    ..Overuse of antibiotics leads to drug-resistant bacterial strains. Reducing the number of antibiotic prescriptions provided for upper respiratory tract infections has been strongly recommended to limit bacterial resistance...
  43. ncbi request reprint Visual diagnosis: a febrile child who has "red eyes" and a rash
    Muhammad Waseem
    Lincoln Hospital, Bronx, NY, USA
    Pediatr Rev 24:245-8. 2003
  44. ncbi request reprint Index of suspicion
    Muhammad Waseem
    Lincoln Hospital, Bronx, NY, USA
    Pediatr Rev 25:397-403. 2004
  45. ncbi request reprint Subdural empyema complicating sinusitis
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, New York 10451, USA
    J Emerg Med 35:277-81. 2008
    ..In such cases, delay in diagnosis and treatment may lead to irreparable brain damage or death. We report a case of sinusitis causing a subdural empyema in an otherwise healthy immunocompetent adolescent boy...
  46. doi request reprint An uncommon cause of abdominal pain in an adolescent
    Krishan Kumar
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY 11554, USA
    South Med J 101:1065-6. 2008
    ..These patients often remain asymptomatic until puberty and present in early adolescence with cyclic abdominal pain. This case report reviews the presentation and treatment of an 11-year-old girl with imperforate hymen...
  47. doi request reprint Testicular infarction becoming apparent after hernia reduction
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, New York 10451, USA
    J Emerg Med 38:460-2. 2010
    ..Testicular infarction from an incarcerated inguinal hernia is a rare event in children, often not considered in the initial evaluation...
  48. ncbi request reprint Fell on outstretched hand
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 22:647-9. 2006
    ..Most are minimally displaced or nondisplaced. Severely displaced fractures or angulated radial neck fractures in children often have poor outcomes, especially if not reduced, and even after open reduction...
  49. pmc Cholinergic crisis after rodenticide poisoning
    Muhammad Waseem
    Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, New York
    West J Emerg Med 11:524-7. 2010
    ..This report describes the mechanism of action, clinical manifestations, laboratory evaluation and management of this type of poisoning. The pertinent medical literature on poisoning with aldicarb and similar substances is reviewed...
  50. doi request reprint A case of an unusual hernia associated with gastrointestinal bleeding
    Rich Teitell
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10451, USA
    J Emerg Med 44:e25-8. 2013
    ..We describe the case of a patient with abdominal content herniation into the chest wall with a recent history of coronary artery bypass graft presenting with acute onset of hematemesis...
  51. pmc Utility of blood culture in uncomplicated pneumonia in children
    Alberto Mendoza-Paredes
    Department of Pediatrics, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Clin Med Insights Pediatr 7:1-5. 2013
    ..We conducted this study to determine the current prevalence of bacteremia in children with uncomplicated pneumonia and the utility of obtaining blood cultures in these children...
  52. ncbi request reprint Subungual hematoma
    Abrar Pirzada
    Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center Bronx, New York, USA
    Pediatr Rev 25:369. 2004
  53. doi request reprint Appendicitis: a rare cause
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, New York 10451, USA
    J Emerg Med 41:e9-11. 2011
    ..We report a patient with symptoms of acute appendicitis in whom intramural parasites were found during laparoscopic surgery. Histology of the appendix specimen revealed a normal appendix. The pertinent literature is also reviewed...
  54. ncbi request reprint Use of racemic epinephrine in bronchiolitis: what is the emergency physician's perspective?
    Muhammad Waseem
    Chest 129:1114-5. 2006
  55. ncbi request reprint Index of suspicion
    Myto Duong
    Children s Hospital at Dartmouth, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Pediatr Rev 26:23-33. 2005