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Fungus among us: Available tests for mold-produced mycotoxins in the USA and their clinical relevance
Online Projecthttps://docs.google.com/document/d/1IrAgCTKGI4I7kd3TkzUE76HSbIG0-z1gvOmU3Gza72o/editNo7/17/2018, submitted2018 ACAAI, consider Annals letterSubmittedJaiminkumar Patel, ShayanPerez, Dimov
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What do patients with asthma want to know? Google Trends insights into U.S. general population interest can help structure patient education initiativesOnline Projecthttps://goo.gl/6ucPp6NoAug 31, 2018AAAAI Poster
https://www.jaci-inpractice.org/
https://www.annallergy.org/
Final edits neededJaiminkumar Patel, CristianDimov, shayan
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Utility of commercial mycotoxin tests in patients with self-reported mycotoxin exposure Prospective studyYesPoster, peer reviewed journalPerez
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Correlation of visual contrast sensitivity with mycotoxin levels in patient with self-reported mold sensitivityProspective studyYesPoster, peer reviewed journalPerezhttps://www.cdc.gov/niosh/hhe/reports/pdfs/2005-0135-3116.pdf
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Do Asthma Patients Tweet? Analyzing Twitter Use of Patients with Asthma Offers Insight into Their Questions, Concerns and Needs
Online Projecthttps://goo.gl/cuSkbgNo1-2 monthAAAAI Poster
https://www.jaci-inpractice.org/
https://www.annallergy.org/
data collection, CM applied for Twitter developer API, apply for Symplr hashtag: https://www.symplur.com/submit-hashtag/Crisitian Dimov,ShayanRajhttp://www.jmir.org/2014/5/e137
http://bit.ly/1xXmvFA
Steps: 1. Twitter API search for both asthma and #asthma, 2. feed data in Cytoscape, 3. Consider Symplur for #asthma and S Signals
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There is an App for That: Multiplatform Apps for Allergic Rhinitis Patient EducationOnline Projecthttps://docs.google.com/document/d/1cZd_z6l2zJBcr6313fQjNFDBH06pLAuhrgP6rctauHc/editNo2019 AAAAIAAAAI Poster
https://www.jaci-inpractice.org/
https://www.annallergy.org/
ongoingCristianDimov, Luis
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Public perception of one allergic condition - wich one? AR, AR, FA?Yesplanning, find validated questionaireCristianDimovACTION: public perception of obesity, 3 quesionaires - employee, physicians, patients.
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Survey of use of internet, applications, and social media in the professional life of allergy fellowsOnline ProjectNoJuly 1, 20182018 AAAAI poster, Clinical Communcation in JACI In Practice: http://www.jaci-inpractice.org/content/authorinfo#idp1319472plannedCristianDimovhttp://bit.ly/2BMw0i3
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Google Trends as a Resource for Informing Allergy Practices' Marketing DecisionsOnline ProjectNoJuly 1, 20182018 AAAAI poster, Peer reviewed JournalplannedCristianDimovGoogle Trends as a Resource for Informing Plastic Surgery Marketing Decisions http://bit.ly/2qnUnC6
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Review of a food allergy support forum (KFA) use by parentsOnline surveyYes, completed1-3 monthsPoster - completed 2014, article for Annals 2015completed, ready for manuscript writingDavid GoeseDimovhttp://www.jacionline.org/article/S0091-6749(13)02668-7/fulltext
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Smartphone-Based Conversational Agents and Responses to Questions About Allergy and Asthma EmergenciesOnline No2 mopeer reviewed journal - JACI, JACI-In practice, Annalscompleted, ready for manuscript writingDimovEidelmanNisha, Rajhttp://archinte.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=2500043
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WhatsApp for Teaching Allergy/Immunology to residents, fellowsProspective studyYes3-6 monthsAAAAI Poster, JournalDimovWhatsApp for Teaching Pathology Postgraduates: A Pilot Study https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28400995?dopt=Abstract
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Rate of acceptance of pneumococcal vaccine in patient with asthma seen at A/I clinicProspective studyYes12 monthsAAAA/ACAAI Poster, Peer reviewed JournalDimovEidelman
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Case report: functional C4 deficiency with undetectable CH50 (complement deficiency)Case reportNo8/1/2018ACAAI posterplanned, will ask Dr Eidelman about calling for follow-upEidelmanDimov
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Idiopathic CD4 lymphocytopeniacase seriesNo, verified with CCF IRB9/1/2018ACAAI posterplannedEidelmanDimovNisha, Raj, Adrian
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Common topical steroid allergens in contact dermatitisCase report/case seriesYes, approved?AAAAI - Sep 1/ACAAI - July, Poster, Peer reviewed JournalplannedEidelmanDimovAlison KohnEpic EMR
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Steroid allergy - do patients have it or not?Chart review, EMRYes6 moPoster/Abstract/Published studyA LugoEidelman, DimovImmediate hypersensitivity reactions to corticosteroids - 2015 review http://buff.ly/1HZ0vMS
http://buff.ly/1DtcRM0
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Quality of Facebook pages on asthmaOnline ProjectNo2-4 weeksACAAI posterEidelmanDimovAlexei Gonzalez-Estrada, Mosaab60% of people in Brazil, India, Indonesia, Nigeria think "Facebook is the Internet" http://buff.ly/1vTaaFV -- Quality if info assess based on NLM: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/healthywebsurfing.html
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Endometrial anaphylaxis due to SCIT - case series, 4 casesCase seriesYes, completed1-3 monthscompleted, ready for manuscript writingEidelmanDimovManideep Nandigam
Mosaab and Adam
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Anaphylaxis to whey in energy drink in patient not allergy to milkCase reportYes1-3 monthspresented at 2015 WAO, letter to editor - Annals?completed, ready for manuscript writingEidelmanDimov
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Content analysis of Drug allergy in YouTube videosOnline ProjectNoplannedGonzalez-EstradaReddy, KRaj please request access to redcap
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Comparison: Patient reviews of allergists vs other physicians in overlapping domains such as ENT, Pumonary, Dermatology, PCPOnline ProjectNoACAAI posterKruti Yagnik DimovKruti Yagnik Cleveland Clinic, UPMC physiian ratings
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Educational content and the use of social media at US departments of allergy/immunologyOnline Projecthttps://goo.gl/YMTpBoNoAug 31, 2018AAAAI Poster
https://www.jaci-inpractice.org/
https://www.annallergy.org/
Final review neededLuisDimov, shayan Educational content and the use of social media at US departments of surgery: primarily utilized for promotional content http://bit.ly/2B4X2Rd
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Frank's sign prevalence among allergy/immunology patients and risk of cardiovascular disease: what is the role of the allergist?Retrospective studyYes - approvedAug 31, 20182019 AAAAI poster, Peer reviewed Journaldata collection completed, started to write manuscript, duplicate MRN? Get dates of search and match against EMR record by F CubaMahapatraDimov, Eidelman, GonzalezMatthew Wallhttp://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1213006

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3448193/

Search EMR for single provider at a clinic for "Frank's sign"and Frank sign" for the last 12 months. Expedited IRB approval.
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Awareness of Frank's sign among internal medicine residentsSingle point surveyYes? - we have to check with IRBMahapatraDimovhttp://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1213006
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“Half-Half” BlistersCase reportNo2019 ACAAI2019 ACAAI poster and case report for Annals or JACI-In PracticeplannedMaria, LuisDimovAlison Kohnhttp://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1013242
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H. pylori infection in chronic urticaria - incidence and results of treatment. "Investigating the etiology of chronic urticaria and the role of H. pylori, vitamin D, anti-IgE receptor antibodies and relevant laboratory parameters
Etiology of chronic urticaria and the role of vitamin D, anti-IgE receptor antibodies "
Retrospective studyYesAug 31, 20182019 AAAAIirb application submitted ,waiting
for the result
SalomonAdrianAdrianLugo@students.rossu.edu
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Hand dermatitis in surgeons - case seriesRetrospective studyhttps://goo.gl/T5hD1GNoJuly 17, 20182018 ACAAIReady to submit ShayanDimov
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Hand derm in a surgeon, three-pronged approachCase reportNo2018 ACAAI, submittedabstract, article for Annals or JACI-IPdone, final review by Dr EidelmanShayanDimov
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Adenoid hypertrophy in adults - case seriesCase seriesMarch 1, 20182018 AAAAI poster, Clinical Communcation in JACI In Practice: http://www.jaci-inpractice.org/content/authorinfo#idp1319472done ShayanDimov
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Twitter use for public education on PIDD, CRS, CAPOnline ProjectNoJuly 1, 20182018 Peer reviewed Journalcompleted, ready for manuscript writingShayanDimov,Eidelman
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A content analysis of peanut OIT discussions on social media: Using Twitter and Reddit to understand patterns and perceptions of peanut OIT useOnline Projecthttps://docs.google.com/document/d/19tOr0ZsQ_zyPg8bmhKhyLFrtnmOr3ZrXGRifyOdGmjQ/editNo2019-20202019 ACAAI poster and case report for AnnalsStarted 01/2019shayan Dimovhttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30472576
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30466105
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30458469
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Incidence of insufficient response to pneumococcal immunizationa and selective antibody deficiency with normal immunoglobulins (SADNI) among patients with chronic sinusitis and recurrent otitis mediaretrospective reviewYes2 moMeeting abstract, article for JACI or AnnalsA LugoDimovGiovana Jaenhttp://goo.gl/swc9n

http://www.jacionline.org/article/S0091-6749(10)02000-2/fulltext
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#RedTide on Twitter: respiratory symptoms related to algae bloom (“red tide”) in FloridaOnline Project
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Fixed drug eruption after influenza vaccineCase reportNo2019 ACAAI2019 ACAAI poster and case report for Annalsearly draftEidelman, Dimov
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Who are the top allergists on Twitter and what can we learn from them?Dimov
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Hydroxychloroquine for chronic urticariaRetrospective chart reviewYes6 moAAAAI Poster, Peer reviewed journalDimovhttp://buff.ly/1qLdeuI
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September and May Epidemics of Asthma Exacerbations in Kids in North America - 80% are due to rhinovirus. Prove surge in online searches via Google Trends, make the case for front page education info in state soc, AAAAI, ACAAI, allergy office, TV/readio appearancesOnline ProjectNoJuly 1, 20182018 AAAAI poster, Clinical Communcation in JACI In Practice: http://www.jaci-inpractice.org/content/authorinfo#idp1319472plannedDimovGiovana Jaenhttps://twitter.com/MatthewBowdish/status/956232214806609921
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Digital Footprint of AllergistsOnline ProjectNoJuly 1, 2018plannedDimovDigital Footprint of Neurological Surgeons: surgeons lacked controllable online presence within their first page of Google search results http://bit.ly/2sx5DgS
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Who Are the Most Influential Allergists on Twitter? Online ProjectNoJuly 1, 20182018 AAAAI poster, Peer reviewed JournalplannedWho Are the Most Influential Emergency Physicians on Twitter? http://bit.ly/2qsaBKq
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Effective use of Twitter and Facebook in allergy practice - review articleOnline ProjectNo12/2018plannedDimovEffective use of Twitter and Facebook in pathology practice. - PubMed - NCBI http://bit.ly/2D8pV0G
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Examining Public Perceptions on Allergy Topics: Analysis of Twitter Response Online ProjectNo09/2018plannedDimovhttp://bit.ly/2GD2sH7
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Save immunotherapy in US - influence of Twitter hashtag #saveallergyshotsOnline ProjectNo2 moAAAAI posterplannedDimov - will write planhttp://www.symplur.com/healthcare-hashtags/saveallergyshots/

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1BNuI8H1hd5bhsP5LhJuAYJhNA7wiOPiH_kbMyj3iRbY/edit
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Compare #SaveAllergyShots vs #EpiGateOnline ProjectNo2 moDimovSymplur, NYT: http://buff.ly/2cci455
Hypothesis: pt-driven SoMe campaigns achieve results vs. physician/pt-support orgs-driven campaigns
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Patient-based Online Allergy Practice Searches: Are Facebook, Google and Yelp Good Enough?Nocompleted, ready for manuscript writingDimovNisha, Rajhttp://buff.ly/10mSLae
http://content.healthaffairs.org/content/35/4/697.abstract
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Twitter: an opportunity for public health campaigns: asthma, food allergy,etc. Online ProjectNoAAAAI Postercompleted, ready for manuscript writingDimovMosaab and Adamhttp://buff.ly/VVyDcT
http://bit.ly/1xXmvFA
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Review of apps for asthmaOnline ProjectNo1-2 moAAAAI Poster, JournalDimovKruti Yagnik http://www.biomedcentral.com/1741-7015/13/58
http://www.jaci-inpractice.org/article/S2213-2198(15)00315-3/abstract
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The role of a "rash selfie" and self-coloring book in allergy clinic evaluation of rashesCase seriesYesACAAI posterDimov, EidelmanHow to evaluate this approach?
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Large eso diverticulum on CT as explanation for chronic coughCase reportNoACAAI or AAAAI posterDimov
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Large hiatal hernia as the reason for chronic coughCase reportNoACAAI or AAAAI posterDimov
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Positive serology for several parasites and eosinophilia - Toxocara, Strongyloides, FilariasisCase reportNoACAAI or AAAAI posterplannedDimovMatthew Wall
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Update- Twitter use by AllergistsOnline ProjectNo2-3 monthsACAAI Poster, Peer reviewed JournalDimovIvancevich, Perkinshttp://cran.r-project.org/web/packages/twitteR/index.html
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Tweeting the Meeting: Analysis of Twitter Activity at #AAAAI - compare #AAAAI, #ACAAI, #CSACIOnline ProjectNo1-2 monthAAAAI Poster, Peer reviewed journalDimovhttp://buff.ly/U7driS
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Wikipedia Emerges as Trusted Internet Source for A/I InformationOnline ProjectNo2-3 monthsAAAAI Poster, Peer reviewed journalDimov http://buff.ly/1DterO5
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Evaluate the content of Twitter conversations (tweets) labeled #asthma #allergy #foodallergy Online ProjectNo1-2 monthAAAAI PosterDimovIvancevich, Perkinshttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24832138
http://bit.ly/1xXmvFA
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Urticaria, CU and toxoplasma infectioncase reportNo1-2 monthACAAI posterDimovMatthew Wall
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Research project - Educational app for asthmaProspective trialYes3-6 monthsMeeting abstract, article for JACI or AnnalsDimovCristian http://buff.ly/1fohgqOhttps://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25857569
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Do asthma patients tweet? Examining the Twitter Use of Asthma Patients Online studyNoDimovIvancevich, md.millac@gmail.comhttp://buff.ly/1pCFKAa
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Transfer of food allergens through sports game objectsStudy involving residents/medical studentsYes3-6 monthsPublished StudyDimovhttp://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3242206/
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Change in allergy-related search termsOnline projectNo3-6 monthscompleted, ready for manuscript writingDimovSofijaACAAI abstract
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iPad use for A/I patient education in A/I clinicSurvey, completed3-6 monthsPublished article in Journal of Graduate Medical Education or Academic MedicineDimovACAAI abstract
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Quality Improvement Project. Education for residents on allergy topicSurvey, educational interviention, re-surveyYes3-6 monthsPoster/AbstractDimovRajagopalan
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Chocolate Allergy Linked to Cockroaches: review skin test results, if positive, call to ask patients if they have symptoms with chocolateChart review with prospective follow-up interviewYes3-6 monthsPoster, peer reviewed journalDimovAlison Kohnhttp://abcnews.go.com/blogs/lifestyle/2012/03/bugging-out-chocolate-allergy-linked-to-roaches/
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Review of websites for allergy info: often inaccurate, personal blogs the worst source of misinformationOnline No1-2 monthsDimovMatthew WallReview of websites for SIDS info: often inaccurate reut.rs/PZPTCp
List of some FA blogs: http://fablogcon.com/speakers-2014/
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Utility of a AI interest group blogOnline No3 monthsPoster, peer reviewed journalDimovhttp://buff.ly/1sDvWLa
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Has incidence of nasal septal perforation increased with INS OTC sprays?Retrospective studyYes3-6 moAAAAI posterDimovMukesh Kumar S
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Meat allergy in a septagenarian. Possible variant of mammalian meat allergy syndromeCase reporthttps://docs.google.com/document/d/1jXsTPWHjJUd0Y5c86xMQ68qNBqSthrcv1czGv50FKrs/editNo1-2 moAAAAI posterplanningEidelmanAdrian Lugo - ALugo4@gmail.comAdrian - https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2213219818304495?via%3Dihub
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2 synchronous gastric CA's, 1 carcinoid, recurrence suspected when urticaria appeared. Elevated 5-HIAA initially in urine but attributed to diet, recheck normal, no recurrence of CA. teaching point: diet can cause falsely elevated 5-HIAA.Case reportNo1-2 moACAAI poster, journal case reportplanningDimov
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Decreasing likelihood of adverse complications by controlling asthma in pregnant patients Cohort Study2-3 years AAAAI poster or published study https://www.aafa.org/asthma-during-pregnancy/

https://www.aaaai.org/conditions-and-treatments/library/asthma-library/asthma-and-pregnancy
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Copper allergy with ParaGuard Copper IUDCase report or Cohort study
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Successfull treatment of aquagenic pruritis with omalizumabCase report or Cohort study
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