Current and Past Projects

Fellow Name Principle Investigator Fellow Mentor Project Title Institutional Approval Date Comments Presentations/Publications
Cao, K. Do, N. Anderson, W. Use of CCB in NO Non-responders PAH ClassI Pending IRB Approval trying to get drugs  
Capote, J Anderson, W. Do, N. Effects of a Portable Monitoring Sleep System of CPAP Adherence in OSA     McKinnon C, et al Sleep 33:AI54, 206
Castro, A. Anderson, W.   Outcome Evaluation of an Inhospital CPAP Adherence Program for SRBD Pending IRB Approval    
Geck, R. Benbadis, S.   1) MSLT 2) Chronobiologic Assessment 3) Assessment of Breathing During Sleep Chapters in progress    
Gentler, S.            
Gimplevich, R. Andrews, A.   Cost Savings of EBUS Guided Fine Needle Aspiration USF- Pending, VA Approved    
Go, J.            
Malave, A. Elamin, E. Solomon, D. USAPFT- PFT eval in ALS VA Approved data collection, chest abstract  
Taylor, B. Cox, J.; Rumbak, M. Taylor, B IVC Reflux in Right Heart Failure-Cost Analysis of      
Taylor, B. Rumbak, M.   A Retrospective Evaluation of 2 D Echo. and Right Heart Cath. in PAH-Costs Analysis      
Thomas, D. Andrews, A.; Greene, J. Kaszuba, F. Diagnostic Utility of BAL in HSCT/Leukemics Waiting for IRB Submission by PI Abstract submitted to Chest  
Gootam, P. Richardson, R. Anderson, W. Quant. Analysis of ACG and PSG Metricain TBI Patients PR00000094-Richardson, Risa-PI PR00000095-McCarthy Marena-PI Under review #3-Tracy Dretzma, PI    
Hutchison, A. Schwartz, S. Anderson, W.        
Korah, J. Schwartz, S. Anderson, W.        
  Truncale   Metal Fume Fever Man-made vitreous fibers      
  Rumbak/Do Geck Correlation of Co. Fick vs the ______________ in PAH      
  Rumbak   The Correlation of Research Transvenous Pressure to Wedge Pressure      
  Rumbak   Does Chest Xray Research Post Tracheostomy Change Management      
  Rumbak   Atrial Septotomyin Patients with AS Stage Rt Heart      
  Taylro, BT; Pezzo, SP; Rumbak M   Palla's Sign and Hampton's Hump in Pulmonary Embolism      
  Taylor   Rethinking a Case of Steroid Resistant Asthma     2010 ATS Intern'l conf in New Orleans
  Taylor   Early vs Late RHC in the Evaluation of Pulmonary HTN 108617   2010 ATS Intern'l conf in New Orleans
  Taylor   Contrast Reflux into the Inferior Vena Cava on Chest CT as a Sign of Right Ventricular Failure 108436 Chapters due August 2011 Critical Care Medicine, December 2009