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Thamer A. Kassim

Resident Instructor

Thamer Kassim

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Thamer A. Kassim

Resident Instructor

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Medicine

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Resident Instructor

Articles

  • Pancreas
    Gapp J, Hall A, Walters R, Jahann D, Kassim T, Reddymasu S. (Apr 2019) Trends and Outcomes of Hospitalizations Related to Acute Pancreatitis: Epidemiology From 2001 to 2014 in the United States. Pancreas. PUBMED ID 30946239 2019
  • Cancer Genetics
    Lynch HT, Nustus R, Kassim T, Snyder C, Shaw T, Diab O. (Mar 2019) The Benefits of A Model of Interval Comprehensive Assessments (MICA) in Hereditary Cancer Syndromes: Hereditary Diffuse Gastric Cancer (HDGC) as an Example. Cancer Genetics. PUBMED ID 31109593 2019
  • Case Reports in Oncology
    Diab O, Mcentire D, Kassim T, Nayfeh A, Dajani A, Kerfeld M, Campbell J, Alsuwaidan A, Abu Hazeem M, Gbadamosi-Akindele M. (Dec 2018) Docetaxel-induced Stevens - Johnson Syndrome in a Patient with Metastatic Prostate Adenocarcinoma. Case Reports in Oncology. PUBMED ID 0729055 2018
  • Case reports in gastrointestinal medicine
    Kassim T, Hermes JM, Abdussalam A, Aly A, Chandra S. (Sep 2018) Fenofibrate: A Non-lithogenic Means of Recurrent Drug Induced Pancreatitis. Case Reports in Gastrointestinal Medicine. PUBMED ID 30271638 2018
  • Cureus
    Selim M, Rakhra A, Kassim T, Sen R, Jabbari J, Valenta C. (Aug 2018) Cerebral Sinus Venous Thrombosis in a Patient Using Etonogestrel/Ethinyl Estradiol Vaginal Ring. Cureus. PUBMED ID 30338179 2018
  • Cureus
    Kassim T, Abdussalam A, Jenkins E. (Jun 2018). Meckel’s Diverticulum in Crohn’s Disease Revisited: A Case of Meckel’s Diverticulitis in a Patient with Stricturing Crohn’s Disease. Cureus. PUBMED ID 30148017 2018
  • Cureus
    Kassim T, Mahfood Haddad T, Rakhra A, Kabach A, Qurie A, Selim M, Nayfeh A, Aly A, Holmberg M. (June 2018). A Case of Amitriptyline-induced Myocarditis. Cureus. PUBMED ID 30430045 2018
  • Case Reports in Hematology
    Kassim T, Chintalacheruvu L, Bhatty O, Selim M, Diab O, Nayfeh A, Manikkam Umakanthan J, Gbadamosi-Akindele M. (Feb 2018). A Case of Levamisole-Induced Agranulocytosis. Case Reports in Hematology. PUBMED ID 29607229 2018
  • Case Reports in Medicine
    Nayfeh A, Kassim T, Addasi N, Alghoula F, Holewinski C, Depew Z. (Feb 2018). A Challenging Case of Acute Mercury Toxicity. Case Reports in Medicine. PUBMED ID 29559996 2018
  • Cureus
    Bhatty O, Selim M, Kassim T, Chintalacheruvu L, Urra M, Shah S, Haggerty J, Gross J, Jhand A, Pershwitz G, Gupta J. (Jun 2017). A Case of Imatinib-Induced Hepatitis. Cureus. PUBMED ID 28690936 2017
  • Journal of Gastrointestinal Liver Disease
    Chintalacheruvu LM, Shaw T, Buddam A, Diab O, Kassim T, Mukherjee S, Lynch HT. (Jun 2017). Major hereditary gastrointestinal cancer syndromes: a narrative review. Journal of Gastrointestinal and Liver Diseases. PUBMED ID 28617886 2017

Publications

  • DDW
    Kassim T, Gapp J, Walters R, Reddymasu S, Chandra S. Esophageal Dilation at The Time of Food Bolus Disimpaction is Safe and Effective but Infrequent, Observation from A Large Midwest US Cohort. Submitted to DDW – May 2019 2019
  • American College of Gastroenterology
    Kassim T, Hermis J, Abdussalam A, Chandra S. Fenofibrate: A Nonlithogenic Means of Recurrent Drug-Induced Pancreatitis Poster Presentation: American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) Pennsylvania Convention center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Oct 2018 2018
  • American College of Gastroenterology
    Al-Tamimi A, Kassim T, Chandra S. Recurrent Acute Pancreatitis with Energy Drinks Consumption; Rare but Definite Association. Poster Presentation: American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) – Pennsylvania Convention center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Oct 2018 2018
  • American College of Gastroenterology
    Osman A, Kassim T, Abdussalam A, Kizer R. A Challenging case of Crohn's Colitis with Severe Colonic Strictures Failing Multiple Therapies Poster Presentation: American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) – Pennsylvania Convention center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Oct 2018 2018
  • American College of Gastroenterology
    Abulaimoun S, Kassim T, Lampe P, Hoerschgen K, Abudssalam A, Reddymasu S, Teruya B, Natarajan. Hemophagocytic Lymphohistocytosis Masquerading as Alcoholic Hepatitis Poster Presentation: American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) – Pennsylvania Convention center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Oct 2018 2018
  • American College of Gastroenterology
    Kassim T, Hermes JM, Abdussalam A, Chandra S. Fenofibrate: A Non-Lithogenic Means of Recurrent Drug-Induced Pancreatitis. American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) – October 2018 2018
  • American College of Gastroenterology
    Osman A, Kassim T, Abdussalam A, Kizer R. A Challenging Case of Crohns Colitis with Severe Colonic Strictures Failing Multiple Therapy. American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) – October 2018 2018
  • American College of Gastroenterology
    Al-Tamimi A, Kassim T, Chandra S. Recurrent Acute Pancreatitis with Energy Drinks Consumption: Rare but Definite Association. American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) – October 2018 2018
  • American College of Gastroenterology
    Abulaimoun S, Kassim T, Lampe P, Hoerschgen K, Abusalam A, Reddymasu S, Teruya B, Natarajan N. Hemophagocytic Lymphohistocytosis Masquerading as Alcoholic Hepatitis American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) – October 2018 2018
  • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
    Kassim T, Hall A, Walters R, Gapp, J, Buddam A, Abdalla A, Mukherjee S, Reddymasu S. (2018). Utility of Early Esophagogastroduodenoscopy in Patients with Gastro-Esophageal Variceal Bleeding: Analysis of A National Database. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, 87(6), p.AB544. Poster Presentation: Digestive Disease Week (DDW) – Convention Center, Washington D.C. Jun 2018 2018
  • Gastroenterology
    Kassim T, Hall A, Walters R, Gapp, J, Buddam A, Ahmad D, Rangray R, Reddymasu S. (2018). Recent Trends in Performance of Early Esophagogastroduodenoscopy in Patients with Non-Variceal Gastrointestinal Bleeding: A Nationwide Study. Gastroenterology, 154(6), p.S-700. Poster Presentation: Digestive Disease Week (DDW) – Convention Center, Washington D.C. Jun 2018 2018
  • Gastroenterology
    Buddam A, Walters R, Kassim T, Mukherjee S, Vivekanandan R. (2018). Incidence of Pancreatitis and Graft Failure Resulting from Pancreatitis after Pancreas Transplantation: A Descriptive Study using UNOS Database. Gastroenterology, 154(6), p.S-948. Poster Presentation: Digestive Disease Week (DDW) – Convention Center, Washington D.C. Jun 2018 2018
  • Gastroenterology
    Gapp J, Hall A, Walters R, Kassim T, Chandra S, Jahann D, Reddymasu S. (2018). Recent Trends of Incidence and Health Care Utilization in Acute Pancreatitis: A Nationwide Study. Gastroenterology, 154(6), p.S-713. Poster Presentation: Digestive Disease Week (DDW) – Convention Center, Washington D.C. Jun 2018 2018
  • Society of General Internal Medicine
    Selim M, Rakhra A, Kassim T, Sen R, Jabbari J, Valenta C. Cerebral sinus venous thrombosis in a patient using etonogestrel/ethinyl estradiol vaginal ring. Poster Presentation: Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM)– Sheraton Hotel, Denver CO. Apr 2018 2018
  • Critical Care Medicine
    Nayfeh, A, Kassim T, Addasi N, Alghoula F, Holewinski C, Depew Z. (2018). A Challenging Case of Acute Mercury Toxicity & The Role of Colonoscopy. Critical Care Medicine, 46, p.441. Poster Presentation: Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) - Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio TX. Feb 2018 2018
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
    Kassim T, Abdussalam A, Jenkins E. (2018). Stricturing Crohn’s Disease or A Complicated Meckel’s Diverticulum with Small Bowel Stricuture? Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 24(suppl_1), pp. S39-S40. Poster Presentation: Crohns and Colitis Congress (CCC) – Aria Hotel, Las Vegas. Jan 2018 2018
  • American College of Physicians
    Kassim T, Buddam A, Diab O, Devrieze B, Reddymasu S. Amoxicillin – Clavulanic Acid Induced Liver Injury. Poster Presentation: American College of Physicians (ACP) Nebraska. Creighton University, Omaha. Oct 2017 2017
  • American College of Physicians
    Olsen B, Kassim T, Pierce A, Anzalone T. Hindsight is 20/20: A Clear Case of TTP? Poster Presentation: American College of Physicians (ACP) Nebraska. Creighton University, Omaha. Oct 2017 2017
  • American College of Physicians
    Pierce A, Baskaran J, Kassim T, Olsen B, Anzalone T. ROS Negative for Spider Powers: A Case of Necrotizing Cellulitis Presenting as A Spider Bite. Poster Presentation: American College of Physicians (ACP) Nebraska. Creighton University, Omaha. Oct 2017 2017
  • The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions
    Azzouz M, Kassim T, Abhilash A, Delcore M, White M, Alla M. The Role of Renal Sympathetic Denervation in Addition to Pulmonary Vein Isolation in The Treatment Of Atrial Fibrillation: A Meta-Analysis. Poster Presentation: The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI). New Orleans. May 2017 2017
  • Society of General Internal Medicine
    Kassim T, Selim M, Bhatty O, Chintalacheruvu L, Diab O, Gbadamosi-Akindele M. Levamisole Induced Neutropenia. Poster Presentation: Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM) – Hilton Hotel, Washington D.C. Apr 2017 2017
  • Society of General Internal Medicine
    Selim M, Bhatty O, Kassim T, Chintalacheruvu L, Gupta J. Imatinib Induced Acute hepatic Injury. Poster Presentation: Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM)– Hilton Hotel, Washington D.C. Apr 2017 2017
  • Society of General Internal Medicine
    Ning J, Nguyen B, Kassim T. Expect the Unexpected – A Case of Necrotizing Pancreatitis. Poster Presentation: Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM) – Hilton Hotel, Washington D.C. Apr 2017 2017

Presentations

  • Kassim T. Decreasing in appropriate Clostridium difficle testing at Creighton University Medical Center – GME QI symposium 2022
  • Kassim T, Hermes JM. Recent changes in management of Clostridium difficle infection and appropriateness in laboratory testing. ACP Nebraska – Oct 2018 2018
  • Kassim T, Hermis J, Abdussalam A, Chandra S. Fenofibrate: A Nonlithogenic Means of Recurrent Drug-Induced Pancreatitis Poster Presentation: American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) – Pennsylvania Convention center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Oct 2018 2018
  • Al-Tamimi A, Kassim T, Chandra S. Recurrent Acute Pancreatitis with Energy Drinks Consumption; Rare but Definite Association. Poster Presentation: American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) – Pennsylvania Convention center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Oct 2018 2018
  • Osman A, Kassim T, Abdussalam A, Kizer R. A Challenging case of Crohn's Colitis with Severe Colonic Strictures Failing Multiple Therapies Poster Presentation: American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) – Pennsylvania Convention center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Oct 2018 2018
  • Abulaimoun S, Kassim T, Lampe P, Hoerschgen K, Abudssalam A, Reddymasu S, Teruya B, Natarajan. Hemophagocytic Lymphohistocytosis Masquerading as Alcoholic Hepatitis Poster Presentation: American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) – Pennsylvania Convention center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Oct 2018 2018
  • Kassim T, Hermes JM, Abdussalam A, Chandra S. Fenofibrate: A Non-Lithogenic Means of Recurrent Drug-Induced Pancreatitis. American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) – October 2018 2018
  • Kassim T. Acromobacter Xylosoxidans – A Real Pathogen? Citi Wide Infectious Disease Conference. Creighton University Medical Center at Bergan Mercy. Jun 2018 2018
  • Kassim T, Hall A, Walters R, Gapp, J, Buddam A, Abdalla A, Mukherjee S, Reddymasu S. (2018). Utility of Early Esophagogastroduodenoscopy in Patients with Gastro-Esophageal Variceal Bleeding: Analysis of A National Database. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, 87(6), p.AB544. Poster Presentation: Digestive Disease Week (DDW) – Convention Center, Washington D.C. Jun 2018 2018
  • Kassim T, Hall A, Walters R, Gapp, J, Buddam A, Ahmad D, Rangray R, Reddymasu S. (2018). Recent Trends in Performance of Early Esophagogastroduodenoscopy in Patients with Non-Variceal Gastrointestinal Bleeding: A Nationwide Study. Gastroenterology, 154(6), p.S-700. Poster Presentation: Digestive Disease Week (DDW) – Convention Center, Washington D.C. Jun 2018 2018
  • Buddam A, Walters R, Kassim T, Mukherjee S, Vivekanandan R. (2018). Incidence of Pancreatitis and Graft Failure Resulting from Pancreatitis after Pancreas Transplantation: A Descriptive Study using UNOS Database. Gastroenterology, 154(6), p.S-948. Poster Presentation: Digestive Disease Week (DDW) – Convention Center, Washington D.C. Jun 2018 2018
  • Gapp J, Hall A, Walters R, Kassim T, Chandra S, Jahann D, Reddymasu S. (2018). Recent Trends of Incidence and Health Care Utilization in Acute Pancreatitis: A Nationwide Study. Gastroenterology, 154(6), p.S-713. Poster Presentation: Digestive Disease Week (DDW) – Convention Center, Washington D.C. Jun 2018 2018
  • Selim M, Rakhra A, Kassim T, Sen R, Jabbari J, Valenta C. Cerebral sinus venous thrombosis in a patient using etonogestrel/ethinyl estradiol vaginal ring. Poster Presentation: Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM)– Sheraton Hotel, Denver CO. Apr 2018 2018
  • Kassim T. Appropriateness in Clostridium difficle testing – Grand rounds. Creighton University Medical Center at Bergan Mercy. Feb 2018 2018
  • Nayfeh, A, Kassim T, Addasi N, Alghoula F, Holewinski C, Depew Z. (2018). A Challenging Case of Acute Mercury Toxicity & The Role of Colonoscopy. Critical Care Medicine, 46, p.441. Poster Presentation: Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) - Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center, San Antonio TX. Feb 2018 2018
  • Kassim T, Abdussalam A, Jenkins E. (2018). Stricturing Crohn’s Disease or A Complicated Meckel’s Diverticulum with Small Bowel Stricuture? Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 24(suppl_1), pp. S39-S40. Poster Presentation: Crohns and Colitis Congress (CCC) – Aria Hotel, Las Vegas. Jan 2018 2018
  • Kassim T, Buddam A, Diab O, Devrieze B, Reddymasu S. Amoxicillin Clavulanic Acid Induced Liver Injury. Poster Presentation: American College of Physicians (ACP) Nebraska. Creighton University, Omaha. Oct 2017 2017
  • Olsen B, Kassim T, Pierce A, Anzalone T. Hindsight is 20/20: A Clear Case of TTP? Poster Presentation: American College of Physicians (ACP) Nebraska. Creighton University, Omaha. Oct 2017 2017
  • Pierce A, Baskaran J, Kassim T, Olsen B, Anzalone T. ROS Negative for Spider Powers: A Case of Necrotizing Cellulitis Presenting as A Spider Bite. Poster Presentation: American College of Physicians (ACP) Nebraska. Creighton University, Omaha. Oct 2017 2017
  • Azzouz M, Kassim T, Abhilash A, Delcore M, White M, Alla M. The Role of Renal Sympathetic Denervation in Addition to Pulmonary Vein Isolation in The Treatment Of Atrial Fibrillation: A Meta-Analysis. Poster Presentation: The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI). New Orleans. May 2017 2017
  • Kassim T, Selim M, Bhatty O, Chintalacheruvu L, Diab O, Gbadamosi-Akindele M. Levamisole Induced Neutropenia. Poster Presentation: Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM) – Hilton Hotel, Washington D.C. Apr 2017 2017
  • Selim M, Bhatty O, Kassim T, Chintalacheruvu L, Gupta J. Imatinib Induced Acute hepatic Injury. Poster Presentation: Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM)– Hilton Hotel, Washington D.C. Apr 2017 2017
  • Ning J, Nguyen B, Kassim T. Expect the Unexpected – A Case of Necrotizing Pancreatitis. Poster Presentation: Society of General Internal Medicine (SGIM) – Hilton Hotel, Washington D.C. Apr 2017 2017
  • Kassim T, Diab O, Chintalacheruvu L, Schlanger S, Vivekanandan R. Sixth Time A Charm – A Case of Laryngeal Papillary Squamous Cell Carcinoma. Poster Presentation: American College of Physicians (ACP) Nebraska. Creighton University, Omaha. Oct 2016 2016