Montefiore Medical Center

Summary

Organization: Montefiore Medical Center
Country: USA

Top Publications

  1. doi Transfusion-associated babesiosis in a 7-month-old infant after bidirectional Glenn procedure
    George T Nicholson
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 5:607-13. 2010
  2. ncbi Validation of the line-probe assay for rapid detection of rifampicin-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Vietnam
    N S Shah
    International Research and Programs Branch, Division of TB Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:247-52. 2009
  3. doi Elevated levels of vitamin B12 and folate in vertically infected children with HIV-1
    Zainab A Malik
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York, USA
    AIDS 23:403-7. 2009
  4. doi Repair of type A dissection in a Jehovah's Witness with prior cardiac operation
    Abe Deanda
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:289-90. 2009
  5. pmc Patterns and determinants of inappropriate antibiotic use in injection drug users
    Joanna L Starrels
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:263-9. 2009
  6. doi Screening older adults for executive dysfunction
    Gary J Kennedy
    Division of General Psychiatry, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Am J Nurs 108:62-71; quiz 71-2. 2008
  7. pmc Physicians' attitudes towards copy and pasting in electronic note writing
    Heather C O'Donnell
    Department of Public Health, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:63-8. 2009
  8. doi Carrots and sticks: keeping healthcare workers on the job in a public health disaster
    Tia Powell
    Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Am J Bioeth 8:20-1. 2008
  9. doi Initial fluid resuscitation for patients with diabetic ketoacidosis: how dry are they?
    Michele J Fagan
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 47:851-5. 2008
  10. doi Computer-assisted rating of surgical skills: introduction to urate
    Babak Sadoughi
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 3400 Bainbridge Avenue, Third Floor, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Med Educ 42:526-7. 2008

Research Grants

  1. EASTERN COOPERATIVE ONCOLOGY GROUP
    Joseph Sparano; Fiscal Year: 2006
  2. EASTERN COOPERATIVE ONCOLOGY GROUP
    Joseph Sparano; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. AIDS MALIGNANCY CONSORTIUM
    Joseph Sparano; Fiscal Year: 2005
  4. Morbidity after discharge from an ED with migraine
    Benjamin Friedman; Fiscal Year: 2007
  5. Chemical Modulation of Orphan Nuclear Receptor Function
    Sridhar Mani; Fiscal Year: 2009
  6. Determinants of Resistance to Erlotinib in NSCLC
    Roman Perez Soler; Fiscal Year: 2010
  7. Determinants of Resistance to Erlotinib in NSCLC
    Roman Perez Soler; Fiscal Year: 2007
  8. INNOVATIVE TUMOR TARGETED THERAPIES FOR LUNG CANCER
    Roman Perez Soler; Fiscal Year: 2004
  9. Strategies to Help Adult ER Patients Quit Smoking
    Steven Bernstein; Fiscal Year: 2006
  10. CATIONIC LIPID/P53 GENE THERAPY IN LUNG CANCER PATIENTS
    Roman Perez Soler; Fiscal Year: 2003

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. doi Transfusion-associated babesiosis in a 7-month-old infant after bidirectional Glenn procedure
    George T Nicholson
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 5:607-13. 2010
    ..This unique case highlights the importance of including babesiosis and other typically vector-borne infections in the differential diagnosis for patients with recent blood transfusions and fever without obvious source...
  2. ncbi Validation of the line-probe assay for rapid detection of rifampicin-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Vietnam
    N S Shah
    International Research and Programs Branch, Division of TB Elimination, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 13:247-52. 2009
    ..We validated and compared this assay with conventional drug susceptibility testing (DST)...
  3. doi Elevated levels of vitamin B12 and folate in vertically infected children with HIV-1
    Zainab A Malik
    Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York, USA
    AIDS 23:403-7. 2009
    ..We sought to determine the prevalence of B12 and folate deficiencies in HIV-infected children in the United States...
  4. doi Repair of type A dissection in a Jehovah's Witness with prior cardiac operation
    Abe Deanda
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:289-90. 2009
    ..A case report of a high-risk aortic procedure is presented to illustrate this conundrum...
  5. pmc Patterns and determinants of inappropriate antibiotic use in injection drug users
    Joanna L Starrels
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:263-9. 2009
    ..Inappropriate antibiotic use contributes to the emergence and spread of drug resistant infections. Though injection drug users are at increased risk for drug resistant infections, few studies have examined antibiotic use in this population...
  6. doi Screening older adults for executive dysfunction
    Gary J Kennedy
    Division of General Psychiatry, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Am J Nurs 108:62-71; quiz 71-2. 2008
    ..Watch a free video demonstrating best practices for evaluating executive dysfunction in older adults at http://links.lww.com/A326...
  7. pmc Physicians' attitudes towards copy and pasting in electronic note writing
    Heather C O'Donnell
    Department of Public Health, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:63-8. 2009
    ..Little is known about physicians' collective experience with the copy and paste function (CPF)...
  8. doi Carrots and sticks: keeping healthcare workers on the job in a public health disaster
    Tia Powell
    Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Am J Bioeth 8:20-1. 2008
  9. doi Initial fluid resuscitation for patients with diabetic ketoacidosis: how dry are they?
    Michele J Fagan
    Pediatric Emergency Department, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) 47:851-5. 2008
    ..Based on these data it is recommend that initial fluid therapy for DKA should assume moderate dehydration with adjustment made according to clinical response...
  10. doi Computer-assisted rating of surgical skills: introduction to urate
    Babak Sadoughi
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 3400 Bainbridge Avenue, Third Floor, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Med Educ 42:526-7. 2008
  11. pmc The kidney in thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura
    H M Tsai
    Montefiore Medical Center, Division of Hematology, Bronx, New York, NY 10467, USA
    Minerva Med 98:731-47. 2007
    ..Therapy of hereditary TTP should aim not only to prevent acute exacerbations but also to minimize the risk of irreversible renal injury...
  12. ncbi Brainstem corticospinal tract diffusion tensor imaging in patients with primary posterior fossa neoplasms stratified by tumor type: a study of association with motor weakness and outcome
    Yvonne W Lui
    Department of Radiology, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Bronx, New York 10467 2490, USA
    Neurosurgery 61:1199-207; discussion 1207-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether or not abnormalities of DTI metrics and fiber tractography correlate with neurological deficits and clinical status in patients with primary posterior fossa tumors...
  13. ncbi Anatomic variations of the pelvic floor nerves adjacent to the sacrospinous ligament: a female cadaver study
    George Lazarou
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center, 3332 Rochambeau Ave, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct 19:649-54. 2008
    ..5 cm (SD = +/-0.7) medial to the IS. Anatomic variations were found which challenge the classic description of PFN. A nerve-free zone is situated in the medial third of the SSL...
  14. ncbi Medical futility
    Hannah I Lipman
    Department of Medicine, Divisions of Geriatrics and Cardiology, Montefiore Medical Center of Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Am J Geriatr Cardiol 16:381-3. 2007
  15. doi Effect of physician volume on the relationship between hospital volume and mortality during primary angioplasty
    V S Srinivas
    Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Montefiore Medical Center, 1825 Eastchester Road, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Am Coll Cardiol 53:574-9. 2009
    ..We sought to examine the combined effect of hospital and physician volume of primary percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) on in-hospital mortality...
  16. pmc Triple-negative breast cancers are increased in black women regardless of age or body mass index
    Lesley A Stead
    Department of Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 11:R18. 2009
    ..We focused on triple-negative (Tneg) tumours (oestrogen receptor (ER), progesterone receptor (PR) and HER2 negative), which are associated with poor prognosis...
  17. doi Children undergoing heart transplant are at increased risk for postoperative vasodilatory shock
    James S Killinger
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Critical Care Medicine, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Bronx, NY, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 10:335-40. 2009
    ..To determine the incidence of vasodilatory shock (VDS) in children after cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB), and to describe this syndrome of post-CPB VDS in children...
  18. ncbi Primary care clinicians' knowledge and confidence about newborn screening for sickle cell disease: randomized assessment of educational strategies
    Suzette O Oyeku
    Division of General Pediatrics, The Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Bronx, New York, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 102:676-82. 2010
    ..We assessed clinicians' knowledge, confidence, and practices regarding hemoglobinopathy newborn screening, and the effect of mailed educational materials vs interactive seminar on knowledge and confidence...
  19. doi Angioedema after nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug initiation in a patient stable on an angiotensin-converting-enzyme inhibitor
    Lendita Prlesi
    Department of Pharmacy, Montefiore Medical Center, 111 East 210th Street, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 67:1351-3. 2010
    ..A case of angioedema associated with the initiation of a nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drug in a patient stable on an angiotensin-converting-enzyme inhibitor is reported...
  20. doi Rhino-sinus involvement in children with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome
    Raanan Arens
    Division of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine, The Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 45:993-8. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that respiratory perturbations extend to other regions of the upper respiratory tract in such children, particularly to rhino-sinus regions...
  21. doi Quality improvement in community health centres: the role of microsystem characteristics in the implementation of a diabetes prevention initiative
    Calie Santana
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, 111 East 210th Street, Bronx, NY 10463, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 19:290-4. 2010
    ..To examine the role of microsystem characteristics in the translation of an evidence-based intervention (the Diabetes Prevention Initiative (DPI)) into practice in a community-health centre (CHC)...
  22. doi Resident laser refractive surgery training
    Assumpta A Madu
    Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 21:265-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of this article is to review recent research on training ophthalmology residents in refractive surgery and offer an approach to incorporating laser refractive surgery curriculum in residency education...
  23. doi Orbital compression syndrome presenting as orbital cellulitis in a child with sickle cell anemia
    Miltiadis Douvoyiannis
    Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 26:285-6. 2010
    ..This condition needs to be differentiated from the more common orbital cellulitis secondary to sinusitis...
  24. doi Susceptibility to bronchiolitis in infants
    Alfin G Vicencio
    Children s Hospital at Montefiore and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Curr Opin Pediatr 22:302-6. 2010
    ..Although respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is widely considered to be the most important cause of bronchiolitis in children, little is known about the mechanisms of susceptibility to severe infection...
  25. doi Sociodemographic and comorbidity profiles of chronic migraine and episodic migraine sufferers
    D C Buse
    Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 81:428-32. 2010
    ..To characterise and compare the sociodemographic profiles and the frequency of common comorbidities for adults with chronic migraine (CM) and episodic migraine (EM) in a large population-based sample...
  26. doi What went right: lessons for the intensivist from the crew of US Airways Flight 1549
    Lewis A Eisen
    Department of Critical Care, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467 2490, USA
    Chest 136:910-7. 2009
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  27. doi Chryseobacterium indologenes bacteremia in an infant
    Miltiadis Douvoyiannis
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Int J Infect Dis 14:e531-2. 2010
    ..This is the first case to our knowledge, of Chryseobacterium indologenes bacteremia in a previously healthy infant. Chryseobacteria are pathogens resistant to the usual empiric treatments for neonatal or infantile septicemia...
  28. doi Extragenital adenosarcoma: a case report, review of the literature, and management discussion
    Gloria S Huang
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Women s Health, Department of Pathology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein Cancer Center, 1695 Eastchester Road, Suite 601, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Gynecol Oncol 115:472-5. 2009
    ..Müllerian adenosarcoma is a rare mixed epithelial-mesenchymal tumor. An extragenital site of origin and sarcomatous overgrowth are associated with aggressive clinical behavior...
  29. pmc Routine opt-out HIV testing in an urban community health center
    Chinazo O Cunningham
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 23:619-23. 2009
    ..It is important to understand how various testing strategies may affect HIV testing rates. In addition, further exploration of patients' reasons for declining HIV testing in these settings is warranted...
  30. doi Clinician's guide to human papillomavirus immunology: knowns and unknowns
    Mark H Einstein
    Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 9:347-56. 2009
    ..However, despite our growing understanding, many aspects of the interactions between HPV and the host immune system remain unknown, and this Review draws attention to several of these unresolved issues and their implications...
  31. ncbi Randomized trial of IV dexamethasone for acute migraine in the emergency department
    B W Friedman
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, 111 East 210th Street, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Neurology 69:2038-44. 2007
    ..It is not yet clear if corticosteroids are useful for the treatment of migraine. We determined the efficacy of 10 mg of IV dexamethasone as adjuvant therapy for patients presenting to an emergency department (ED) with acute migraine...
  32. ncbi Chondrodysplasia punctata and maternal autoimmune disease: a new case and review of the literature
    Alan L Shanske
    Center for Craniofacial Disorders, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, 3415 Bainbridge Ave, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Pediatrics 120:e436-41. 2007
    ..This case is compared with the previously reported 9 cases from the literature and is instructive in demonstrating a lesser known effect of maternal autoantibodies on the fetus...
  33. ncbi The therapeutic role of estrogens in postmenopausal women
    Ruth Freeman
    Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1695 Eastchester Road, Suite 301, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Endocrinol Metab Clin North Am 33:771-89. 2004
    ..It includes management of several different cases, including a review of all estrogens and estrogen/progestin preparations available in the United States...
  34. ncbi When should tricuspid valve replacement/repair accompany mitral valve surgery?
    Jeffrey P Gold
    Department of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York, NY 10467, USA
    Adv Cardiol 41:133-9. 2004
  35. ncbi Phase I clinical and pharmacokinetic study of BMS-247550, a novel derivative of epothilone B, in solid tumors
    Sridhar Mani
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Molecular Pharmacology, and Albert Einstein Comprehensive Cancer Center, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 10:1289-98. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the maximum tolerated dose, toxicity, and pharmacokinetics of BMS-247550 administered as a 1-h i.v. infusion every 3 weeks...
  36. ncbi Ethics of placebo use in pediatric clinical trials: the case of antihypertensive drug studies
    Joseph T Flynn
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, and Department of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Hypertension 42:865-9. 2003
    ..Against this background, and with a strong emphasis on protection of this vulnerable patient population, a strict set of conditions for use of placebos in pediatric antihypertensive trials is proposed...
  37. ncbi Human immunodeficiency virus associated lymphoma
    Joseph A Sparano
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Cancer Center, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Curr Opin Oncol 15:372-8. 2003
    ..The purpose of this review is to highlight recent advances in the diagnosis and management of lymphoma occurring in patients with HIV infection...
  38. ncbi Deficiency of ADAMTS-13 in thrombotic and thrombocytopenic purpura
    H M Tsai
    Montefiore Medical Center, Division of Hematology, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Thromb Haemost 1:2038-40; discussion 2040-5. 2003
  39. ncbi The ten test revisited
    Berish Strauch
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 112:593-4. 2003
  40. pmc Conceptual models of psychological distress among low-income patients in an inner-city primary care clinic
    Alison Karasz
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 18:475-7. 2003
    ..We conclude that patients' models of distress may play an important role in treatment-seeking decisions, and deserve further investigation...
  41. ncbi Use of health and mental health services by adolescents across multiple delivery sites
    Linda Juszczak
    School Health Program, Montefiore Medical Center, 3544 Jerome Avenue, Bronx, New York, 10467 USA
    J Adolesc Health 32:108-18. 2003
    ..To assess the role that school-based health centers (SBHCs) play in facilitating access to care among low-income adolescents and the extent to which SBHCs and a community health center network (CHN) provide similar or complementary care...
  42. pmc Predictors of hospitalization for HIV-positive women and men drug users, 1996-2000
    Ellie E Schoenbaum
    AIDS Research Program, Montefiore Medical Center, 111 East 210th Street, Bronx, New York 10467, USA
    Public Health Rep 117:S60-6. 2002
    ..This study sought to determine whether health outcomes differed by gender in a cohort of African American, Hispanic American, and white drug users...
  43. pmc Setting the agenda for urban bioethics
    J Blustein
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center, NY, USA
    J Urban Health 78:7-20. 2001
    ....
  44. ncbi Care centered organizations, Part 2. The changing role of the nurse executives
    C Coughlin
    Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, New York, USA
    J Nurs Adm 31:113-20. 2001
    ..In this second article, the author describes the nursing governance structure in two academic healthcare institutions after their redesign into care centers...
  45. ncbi Meta-analysis of effectiveness and safety of abciximab versus eptifibatide or tirofiban in percutaneous coronary intervention
    D L Brown
    Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx New York 10461, USA
    Am J Cardiol 87:537-41. 2001
    ..0% vs 4.3%; OR 1.19; 95% CI 0.94 to 1.52). Thus, significant differences exist between clinical outcomes achieved by abciximab and those achieved by eptifibatide or tirofiban following PCl procedures...
  46. ncbi Arterial versus venous sampling for activated coagulation time measurements during cardiac surgery: a comparative study
    Galina Leyvi
    Department of Anesthesiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 18:573-80. 2004
    ..Significant variability of this test is well known. Variability in test results was studied, which may arise from the sample drawing site...
  47. ncbi Oral squamous cell carcinoma: histologic risk assessment, but not margin status, is strongly predictive of local disease-free and overall survival
    Margaret Brandwein-Gensler
    Department of Otolaryngology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 29:167-78. 2005
    ..If clinicians want to avoid the debilitation of adjuvant radiation therapy, then a 5-mm margin standard may not be effective in the presence of high-risk score...
  48. ncbi Cultural differences in conceptual models of depression
    Alison Karasz
    Department of Family Medicine and Community Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 3544 Jerome Avenue, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Soc Sci Med 60:1625-35. 2005
    ..The second model resembled the "situational stress" or "life problem" model described by SAs. The implications of these findings, and directions for future research, are discussed...
  49. ncbi Lactic acidosis after treatment with linezolid
    M Wiener
    Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Infection 35:278-81. 2007
    ..We also review the current literature describing other cases of linezolid-associated hyperlactatemia...
  50. ncbi Histologic and duplex comparison of the perclose and angio-seal percutaneous closure devices
    Nicholas J Gargiulo
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 111 East 20th Street, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Vascular 15:24-9. 2007
    ....
  51. ncbi Evaluation of children removed from a clandestine methamphetamine laboratory
    Penny Grant
    Child Advocacy and Protection Program, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
    J Emerg Nurs 33:31-41. 2007
    ..The focus will be on care in the acute settings with the introduction of a protocol for evaluation and follow-up of these patients...
  52. pmc ADAMTS13 and microvascular thrombosis
    Han Mou Tsai
    Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Unified Division of Hematology, Bronx, New York, NY, USA
    Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther 4:813-25. 2006
    ..Cloning of ADAMTS13 and structure-function analyses of the enzyme are leading to exciting advances in the diagnosis and therapy of this hitherto mysterious disease...
  53. pmc Conceptual models of treatment in depressed Hispanic patients
    Alison Karasz
    Department of Family Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 3544 Jerome Avenue, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Ann Fam Med 4:527-33. 2006
    ..In an effort to understand their perspective, we investigated depressed Hispanic patients' perceptions of primary care treatments and the specific benefits associated with them...
  54. ncbi TAILORx: trial assigning individualized options for treatment (Rx)
    Joseph A Sparano
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Breast Evaluation Center, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Clin Breast Cancer 7:347-50. 2006
  55. ncbi Randomized controlled trial of a prenatal and postnatal lactation consultant intervention on infant health care use
    Karen A Bonuck
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Montefiore Medical Center Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:953-60. 2006
    ..To determine whether infants of women randomized to a prenatal and postpartum lactation support intervention incur fewer otitis media-, respiratory tract-, or gastrointestinal-related visits than controls...
  56. ncbi A case of severe diffuse venous thromboembolism associated with aprotinin and hypothermic circulatory arrest in a cardiac surgical patient with factor V Leiden
    Linda Shore-Lesserson
    Department of Anesthesiology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York 10467, USA
    Anesthesiology 105:219-21. 2006
  57. pmc Teaching about Substance Abuse with Objective Structured Clinical Exams
    Sharon J Parish
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:453-9. 2006
    ..Although residents commonly manage substance abuse disorders, optimal approaches to teaching these specialized interviewing and intervention skills are unknown...
  58. ncbi Caudal anesthesia in pediatric cardiac surgery: does it affect outcome?
    Galina Leyvi
    Department of Anesthesiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 19:734-8. 2005
    ....
  59. ncbi Impact of asthma intervention in two elementary school-based health centers in the Bronx, New York City
    Mayris P Webber
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Montefiore Medical Center and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 40:487-93. 2005
    ..Our findings support the effectiveness of aggressive school-based asthma services provided by SBHCs to reduce asthma morbidity and complement community health services...
  60. ncbi Combined hormonal contraception
    Michele E Calderoni
    Section of Adolescent Medicine, Children s Hospital at Montefiore Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 111 East 210th Street, Bronx, NY 10467, USA
    Adolesc Med Clin 16:517-37. 2005
    ..Advantages and disadvantages of all methods are emphasized, with particular attention to adolescent development and acceptability...
  61. ncbi Efficacy and safety of prolonged amlodipine treatment in hypertensive children
    Joseph T Flynn
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Children s Hospital at Montefiore, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 111 East 210th Street, New York, NY 10467, USA
    Pediatr Nephrol 20:631-5. 2005
    ..Further studies are necessary to determine what effects if any long-term calcium channel blocker treatment has on the growth and development of children with hypertension...
  62. ncbi Effect of glycoprotein IIb/IIIa inhibitors on the individual components of composite endpoints used in clinical trials of unstable angina and non-Q-wave myocardial infarction
    D L Brown
    Department of Medicine Cardiovascular Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Cardiovasc Drugs Ther 14:253-8. 2000
    ..2; 95% CI, 1.06-1.4; P = 0.005). When used to treat unstable angina and non-Q-wave MI, this new class of agents appears to be associated with minimal clinical benefit and an increase in major bleeding complications...

Research Grants62

  1. EASTERN COOPERATIVE ONCOLOGY GROUP
    Joseph Sparano; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  2. EASTERN COOPERATIVE ONCOLOGY GROUP
    Joseph Sparano; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  3. AIDS MALIGNANCY CONSORTIUM
    Joseph Sparano; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Joseph A. Sparano on behalf of Montefiore Medical Center (including the Moses Division and Weiler Division) and a consortium of four other institutions, ..
  4. Morbidity after discharge from an ED with migraine
    Benjamin Friedman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Friedman will apply for independent funding to use this ED-based research network to develop and validate comprehensive headache guidelines to optimize ED diagnosis and treatment of acute migraines and other primary headache disorders. ..
  5. Chemical Modulation of Orphan Nuclear Receptor Function
    Sridhar Mani; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These studies will be vital for the generation on non-toxic compounds that antagonize PXR function - a tool necessary to probe PXR function in cells. ..
  6. Determinants of Resistance to Erlotinib in NSCLC
    Roman Perez Soler; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..To confirm the predictive value of the algorithm in a group of patients with chemoresistant NSCLC selected for their high probability of achieving a response or stable disease with single agent erlotinib therapy. ..
  7. Determinants of Resistance to Erlotinib in NSCLC
    Roman Perez Soler; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..To confirm the predictive value of the algorithm in a group of patients with chemoresistant NSCLC selected for their high probability of achieving a response or stable disease with single agent erlotinib therapy. ..
  8. INNOVATIVE TUMOR TARGETED THERAPIES FOR LUNG CANCER
    Roman Perez Soler; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Four such candidates have already been identified. It is anticipated that a total of ten young clinical investigators will be mentored during a five-year period. ..
  9. Strategies to Help Adult ER Patients Quit Smoking
    Steven Bernstein; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..If patients with a smoking-related diagnosis for the ER visit are more likely to quit than those with nonsmoking-related ICD9, then this supports the construct of the teachable moment. ..
  10. CATIONIC LIPID/P53 GENE THERAPY IN LUNG CANCER PATIENTS
    Roman Perez Soler; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The results of this study will provide initial but very valuable information on the potential use of this new strategy in the treatment of bronchial premalignancy, carcinoma in situ, and endobronchial lung tumors. ..
  11. Long-Circulating Liposomal Camptothecins CAP and EAP
    Roman Perez Soler; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Ultimately, we will seek formulation(s) that display optimized drug retention and in vivo and in vitro performance. PROPOSED COMMERCIAL APPLICATION: Not Available ..
  12. Chemical Modulation of Orphan Nuclear Receptor Function
    Sridhar Mani; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These studies will be vital for the generation on non-toxic compounds that antagonize PXR function - a tool necessary to probe PXR function in cells. ..
  13. Chemotherapy and anti-EGFR Antibody C225 in Lung Cancer
    Roman Perez Soler; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  14. Reduction of Annexin A5 in Antiphospholipid Pregnancy Loss
    JACOB RAND; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  15. Reduction of Annexin A5 in Antipholipid Pregnancy Loss
    JACOB RAND; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  16. REDUCTION OF ANNEXIN IN ANTIPHOSPHOLIPID PREGNANCY LOSS
    JACOB RAND; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This innovative project opens a new path toward elucidating the mechanism of pregnancy loss in the antiphospholipid syndrome and is likely to lead to improved diagnosis and treatment. ..
  17. Expanded Phase II Trial of Carraguard for Prevention of HPV Infection
    Mark H Einstein; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Albert Einstein College of Medicine (AECOM) and will include its primary affiliated University Hospital, Montefiore Medical Center, and Jacobi Medical Center, a New York public hospital and long-time affiliate of AECOM...
  18. Boosting Breastfeeding in Low-Income, Multiethnic Women: A Primary-Care Based RCT
    Karen Bonuck; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  19. Boosting Breastfeeding in Low-Income, Multiethnic Women: A Primary-Care Based RCT
    Karen Bonuck; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  20. Improving Measurement of Antiretroviral Adherence in Current and Former Drug User
    Karina Berg; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  21. Orthogonal Strategies for Specific Knockout Production
    CY STEIN; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Finally, in Specific Aim 4, we will evaluate the molecular consequences of the down regulation of bcl-2 and bcl-xL by employing the 12,000 gene-containing Affymetrix oligonucleotide microarray technology. ..
  22. Impaired Glucose Metabolism in HIV-Infected Drug Users
    Andrea Howard; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..She will also complete coursework in the conduct of diabetes-related clinical research, addiction medicine, and the responsible conduct of research. ..
  23. MOLECULAR STUDIES OF GENE TARGETED OLIGONUCLEOTIDES
    CY STEIN; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Finally, in Specific Aim 3, we will amplify the delivery of alt-OMPs and chi-OMPs to cells by condensing them with a novel delivery agent, tetra (N-methylpyridyl) porphine. ..
  24. Mechanism of Action of G3139
    CY STEIN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Finally, in Specific Aim 4, we will perform Affymetrix gene-chip analysis of G3139 and related oligo-treated prostate and bladder carcinoma cells in order to specifically determine which genes are affected by G3139 treatment. ..
  25. Pathophysiology of OSAS in Obese Children 8-17 Years Old
    Raanan Arens; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study will determine the anatomic and functional risk factors related to obesity and OSAS in inner city children 8-17 years of age using physiological studies coupled with novel imaging and computerized methodology. ..
  26. Addiction Medicine Physicians and Care for Hepatitis C
    ALAIN LITWIN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Data from this study will have relevance to both drug abuse treatment policy and clinical practice. ..
  27. South Bronx Environmental Justice Partnership
    ALVIN STRELNICK; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The partnership is an on-going collaboration between For a Better Bronx (FABB), Lehman College (CUNY), Montefiore Medical Center (MMC), and the Albert Einstein College of Medicine (AECOM)...