Publications of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Internal Medicine faculty.


Submissions from 2023

The Data Error Criteria (DEC) for Retrospective Studies: Development and Preliminary Application, Lindsay Buczek, Fadi Azar, Justin Bauzon, Kavita Batra, Caleb Murphy, and Sandhya Wahi-Gururaj

Submissions from 2022


Assessing COVID-19 Booster Hesitancy and Its Correlates: An Early Evidence from India, Geetanjali C. Achrekar, Kavita Batra, Yashashri Urankar, Ravi Batra, Naved Iqbal, Sabiha A. Choudhury, Deepti Hooda, Roohi Khan, Suraj Arora, Aditi Singh, Francesco Chirico, and Manoj Sharma


Fecal Microbiota Transplantation in Decompensated Cirrhosis: A Systematic Review on Safety and Efficacy, Annie S. Hong, Kyaw Min Tun, Jenny M. Hong, Kavita Batra, and Gordon Ohning

1485-PUB: Assessing Correlates of Microvascular Complications among Patients with Diabetes Mellitus, Kenneth Izuora, Amalie Alver, Arpita Basu, Kavita Batra, Shelley J. Williams, and Jeffrey L. Ebersole


Ten-Year Trends of Utilizing Palliative Care and Palliative Procedures in Patients With Gastric Cancer in the United States From 2009 to 2018 - A Nationwide Database Study, Moon Kyung Joo, Ji Won Yoo, Zahra Mojtahedi, Pearl Kim, Jinwook Hwang, Ja Seol Koo, Hee Taik Kang, and Jay J. Shen

Atypical Atrial Flutter: Review of Mechanisms, Advances in Mapping and Ablation Outcomes, Nway Le Ko Ko, Anil Sriramoju, Banveet K. Khetarpal, and Komandoor Srivathsan


Factors Associated with Improved Outcome of Inhaled Corticosteroid use in COVID-19: A Single Institutional Study, A. Manfra, Claire Chen, Kavita Batra, Kyaw Min Tun, and Mutsumi Kioka


A Systematic Review of the Efficacy and Safety of Fecal Microbiota Transplantation in the Treatment of Hepatic Encephalopathy and Clostridioides difficile Infection in Patients With Cirrhosis, Kyaw Min Tun, Annie S. Hong, Kavita Batra, Yassin Naga, and Gordon Ohning


Efficacy and Safety of Fecal Microbiota Transplantation in Treatment of Clostridioides difficile Infection among Pediatric Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis, Kyaw Min Tun, Mark Hsu, Kavita Batra, Chun-Han Lo, Tooba Laeeq, Tahne Vongsavath, Salman Mohammed, and Annie S. Hong MD

Submissions from 2021


Factors Associated With the Appropriate Use of Ultra-Broad Spectrum Antibiotics, Meropenem, for Suspected Healthcare-Associated Pneumonia, Nathan Kirsch, Jane Ha, Hee Taik Kang, Tina Frisch, Ji Won Yoo, Craig Grossman, Neema Oroomchi, Hidenobu Shigemitsu, Chad Cross, and Mutsumi Kioka

Septic Pulmonary Embolism Causing Recurrent Pneumothorax in an Intravenous Drug User without Right-Sided Valvular Vegetation in Infective Endocarditis, Mason Montano, Kevin Lee, Kushal Patel, and Mutsumi Kioka

Rapid Cognitive Decline and Myoclonus in a 52-Year-Old Woman, Gregory W. Rutecki, William Gravley, Caleb Murphy, Chia Dan Kang, and Badrunnisa Hanif

Perioral Allergic Contact Dermatitis in Association With Vaping, Chase Shropshire, Harrison Shawa, Colby Shreve, and David Cotter