Forensic Psychiatry Fellow Scholarly Activity

Mohammed A. Issa, MD

Presentations

  • “Evaluation of the Chronic Pain Patient”. Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine. Brigham and Women’s Hospital. March 2013.
  • “Case Presentation – Patient with visceral hypersensitivity syndrome”. Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine. Brigham and Women’s Hospital. March 2013.
  • “Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Crohn’s Colitis”. Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine. Brigham and Women’s Hospital. December 2012.
  • “Evaluation of Low Back Pain”. Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine. Brigham and Women’s Hospital. November 2012.
  • “Addiction in the Context of Chronic Pain”. Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine. Brigham and Women’s Hospital. October 2012.
  • “Migraine Headaches”. Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine. Brigham and Women’s Hospital. September 2012.
  • “Anatomy and Physiology of Pain”. Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine. Brigham and Women’s Hospital. August 2012.
  • “Overview of Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs”. Substance Abuse Firm Meeting. Department of Psychiatry, VA Connecticut Healthcare system; February 2012.
  • “Neurologic Aspects of Chronic Pain”. Neuropsychiatry Conference. Department of Psychiatry, West Virginia University; April, 2011
  • “Buprenorphine: Considerations in Pain Management”. Grand Rounds. Department of Psychiatry, West Virginia University; January 2011

Poster and Podium Presentations

  • Poster Presentation. To be presented at the 38th Annual Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine Meeting in Boston, MA. “The use of Gasserian Ganglion Block in Neoplastic Trigeminal Neuralgia – A Case Series”.
  • Poster Presentation. AAPM 28th Annual Meeting in Palm Springs, CA. “Use of Observational Mechanical Gateway Connector in Spinal Cord Stimulation Trials.”
  • Poster Presentation. AAPM 28th Annual Meeting in Palm Springs, CA. “Patient Satisfaction with Residents Versus Attending Following Fluoroscopy-Guided Pain Injections.”
  • Podium Presentation. Graduate Medical Education week competition 2011, West Virginia University School of Medicine. “Spinal Cord Stimulation for the treatment of Chronic Renal Pain Secondary to Uretero-Pelvic Junction Obstruction: Case Report.”
  • Poster Presentation. Department of Behavioral Medicine & Psychiatry, West Virginia University School of Medicine, June 2010. “Guides for People to Work With Mental Health Staff and Health Care Students on Specific Issues of Well-Being.”

Publications

  • Kim C, Issa M, Vaglienti R. “Flushing following Interlaminar Lumbar Epidural Steroid injection with Dexamethasone.” Pain Physician 2010; 13: • ISSN 1533-3159
  • Kim C, Issa M. “Spinal Cord Stimulation for the treatment of Chronic Renal Pain Secondary to Uretero-Pelvic Junction Obstruction: Case Report.” Pain Physician 2011; 14:87-91 • ISSN 1533-3159
  • Kim C, Issa M, Vaglienti R. “Use of Observational Mechanical Gateway Connector in Spinal Cord Stimulation Trials.” Pain Physician 2011; 14:525-530 • ISSN 1533-3159.
  • Issa M, Kim C. “Patient satisfaction with residents versus attending following fluoroscopy-guided pain Injections.” Pain Medicine 2012; 13: 185–189
  • Issa MA, Kim CH. “Cervical Spinal Cord Stimulation with 5-Column Paddle Lead in Raynaud’s disease: Case Report.” Pain Physician 2012; 15:303-309 • ISSN 1533-3159
  • Kim C, Issa M. “Peripheral Nerve Stimulation for Treatment of Chronic Headache: A Case Report.” West Virginia Medical Journal 2013 (Accepted for publication)
  • Kim C, Issa M. “Lead Migration with Spinal Cord Stimulation trials.” Pain Physician 2013 (Accepted for publication)
  • Marienfeld C, Iheanacho T, Issa M, Rosenheck R. “Long-acting injectable depot naltrexone in the Veterans' Health Administration: A national study.” Addictive Behaviors 2013 (Manuscript No. ADDICTBEH-D-12-00522 – accepted for publication)
  • Iheanacho T, Issa M, Marienfeld C, Rosenheck R. "Use of naltrexone for alcohol use disorders in the Veterans’ Health Administration: A national study." Drug and Alcohol Dependence 2013 (Epub ahead of print – Available online 22 Feb 2013)
  • Issa M, Narang S, Jamison R, Michna E, Edwards R, Penetar D, Wasan A. “The Addictive Qualities and Abuse Liability of Dronabinol Studied in a Randomized, Controlled Crossover Clinical Trial for Pain.” Clinical Journal of Pain 2012 (under minor revision for publication)

Book Chapter

  • Issa M, Celestin J, Wasan AD. “Issues with Opioid Use,”in Raj’s Practical Management of Pain, 5th Edition, Benzon HT, Rathmell JP, Wu CL, Turk DC, and Argoff CE (editors). 2013 (in press)

Taniya Pradhan, MD

Publications

  • Pradhan T, Hardan A. Priapism associated with risperidone in a 21-year-old male with autism. Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol. 2013 Jun;23(5):367-8. doi: 10.1089/cap.2013.0022. Epub 2013 Jun 5.


Participation in meetings

  • Participation in the 4th Annual Conference of Indian Academy of Neurology Trust, Bangalore, India, October 2002.
  • Participation as the Master of ceremonies in: the International Congress “Psychiatry in the New Millennium: Challenges to the Global Community”, Bangalore , India, February 2004- 2005.
  • Participation as monitor in 2012 American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.