Past Research Projects

Past Research Projects of RUHS /​ UCR Family Medicine Residents

Senior Research Project: Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura
Deepthy Damien, MD

Senior Research Project - Obesity
Peter Cheng

Patient Non-Compliance with Medications
3rd Year Research Project Class of 2007

The Increased Use of Broad Spectrum Antimicrobials and the Increased Incidence of Clostridium difficile Infection (CDI)
Maisara Rahman, MD, Suzette Jumamil, MD Soheil Samvatien, MD and Trena Rich, MSN, ARNP, CIC

Sudden Cardiac Death in Young Athletes
Yann Ping Pan, MD and Ruey-Kang Chang, MD, MPH

Assessment of Tuberculosis Risk in Family Care Clinic
Christopher Gordon, MD and Kris Lee, MD

Prevalence of Depression in RCRMC Family Medicine Residency
Bob Chiang, MD, Kris Lee, MD, Ted Lee, MD, Laurie Wellman, PhD

An Efficient Family Care Clinic
Peter Samaan, MD

Assessment of Diabetes Management in Family Care Clinic at RCRMC from 2004 – 2007
Keyla Blandon, MD and Sabeen Abdul-Sattar, MD

Breast and Colorectal Cancer Screening in Family Care Clinic and their Outcomes
Liana Poghosyan, MD and Ne Moe, MD

Case-Series Analysis of Risk Factors for Unsuccessful Lumbar Punctures in Patients Less than 90 days Old in RCMC in 2009
Soheil Samvatian, MD and Maisara Rahman, MD

COPD Management Falls Short at RCRMC
Jean Solomon, MD

Length of Hospital Stay in Patients Admitted for Rule Out Tuberculosis at RCRMC
Ravneet Singh, MD and Depinder Mann, MD

Management of Hypertension According to JNC7
Sandar Kyi, MD

Metabolic Syndrome
Yusra Mir, MD, Zunairah Syed, MD and Harjagjit Maan, MD

Patient Non-Compliance with Medications
Class of 2007

Patient’s Perception of Physician’s Role in Spiritual Well-Being
Andy Chen, DO

Prevalence of Diabetic Retinopathy
Kam Chan, DO

Prevalence of symptoms of Sleep Apnea and Its Relationship to Hypertension in FCC Patients
Syed Hammad Rizvi, MD and Jairo Lopez, MD

Research Study
Octavio Ruiz, MD and Monica Vidal, DO

Senior Case Presentation
Octavio Ruiz, MD

Senior Case Presentation
Armi Azad, MD

Priya Victor, MD

The Misdiagnosis of Bipolar Disorder as Major Depression in the Primary Care Setting
Nasa Valentine, MD, Wael Hamade, MD, and Than Luu, MD