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Eddys Disla

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR Medicine, Rheumatology
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Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

  • Residency, Internal Medicine
    Woodhull Medical & Mental Health Ctr

  • Fellowship, Rheumatology
    * Cabrini Medical Center *

Biography

    Born in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic,,1957.
    Graduated in 1983 with MD degree at the Autononous University of Santo Domingo.
    Internal Medicine Residency at Woodhull/SUNY Downstate.
    Rheumatology fellowship at Cabrini Med Ctr, Valhala Medicial College., completed in 1990. Appointed associate chief of program upon graduation.
    Chief of Rheumatology Service in 2005 at Cabrini Med ctr.
    Since 2007 teaching attending at Mount Sinai Beth Isarael Med ctr.

Awards

  • 1997 -
    Excellence in Teaching Award
    Department of Medicine Cabrini Medical Center

  • 1994 -
    Excellence in Teaching Award
    Department of Medicine Cabrini Medical Center

Research

Cartilage Biology, Inflammation

Publications

Correlative Study between Atmospheric conditions and frequency of acute pathologies seen at Santo Domingo Emergency Rooms in 1981.;.

Disla E, Brar H, Taranta A: "Hydroxychloroquine in systemic lupus". New England Journal of Medicine 1991;325(14):1046-c.;.

Disla E, Brar H, Taranta A: "Gouty arthritis following gunshot wound: a case report". New York State Journal of Medicine 1992; 92: 110-111..;.

Disla E, Taranta A: Shotgun or gunshot wound. New York State Journal of Medicine 1992..;.

Disla E, Taranta A: WOKE UP STIFF: a mnemonic for the ACR criteria for fibromyalgia. Arthritis and Rheumatism 1992;35:366..;.

Disla E, Taranta A: "Estimates for the incidence of rheumatoid arthritis in HIV/AIDS" Presented at the 1992 North East Regional Meetings of the American College of Rheumatology, Toronto. Published in abstract form in: Arthritis and Rheumatism/ May 1992..;.

Disla E, Rhim HR, Karten I, Taranta A: "Rheumatoid arthritis and AIDS: two cases". Presented at the 1992 North East Regional Meetings of the American College of Rheumatology, Toronto. Published in abstract form in: Arthritis and Rheumatism/ May 1992..;.

Disla E, H R Rhim, A Reddy, A Taranta: "Sulfasalazine: salutary effect on CD4 count in HIV- Reiter syndrome?" Presented at the 1993 North East Regional Meeting of the American College of Rheumatology in Boston, MA. Published in abstract form: Arthritis & Rheum 1993;36(S):R38..;.

Disla E,Rhim HR,Reddy A, Karten I,Taranta A: "Costochondritis: a prospective analysis in an ER setting". Presented at the 1993 North East Regional Meeting of the American College of Rheumatology in Boston, MA. Published in abstract form: Arth & Rheum 1993;36(S):R38..;.

Disla E, Rhim R H, Reddy A, Ramaprasad S, Taranta A: "Reversible cardiogenic shock in patient with lupus carditis". Journal of Rheumatology 20, 2174 (1993)..;.

Disla E, Rhim HA, Reddy A, Taranta A. Aspirin on trial. Nature 1993. Nov 18 issue (c). 12-Disla E: Hypercoagulability after Hip and Knee Replacement. Annals of Internal Medicine 1994;120:523 (c)..;.

Disla E, Rhim HA, Reddy A, Taranta A. Sufasalazine: effect on CD4 count in HIV/Reiter's syndrome. Journal of Rheumatology April 1994;21:662-4. .;.

Disla E,Rhim HR,Reddy A, Karten I,Taranta A. Costochondritis: a prospective analysis in an ER setting. Archives of Internal Medicine 1994;154:2466-2469..;.

Disla E, Reddy A, Stein S, Cuppari G: Costochondral calcification and acute chest pain: a controlled study. Arthritis and Rheumatism. Presented at the American College of Rheumatology Northeasst Regional Meetings, June 1994, New York. Published in Abstract form in Arthritis & Rheumatism (May 94)..;.

Disla E, Reddy A, Stein S, Taranta A: RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS-HIV DISEASE: PERSISTENCE OF ARTHRITIS AND SERUM RHEUMATOID FACTORS WITH CD4 DECLINE. Presented at the American College of Rheumatology Northeasst Regional Meetings, June 1994, New York. Published in Abstract form in Arthritis & Rheumatism (May 94). .;.

Disla E; Rhim HR; Reddy A; Taranta A: Improvement in CD4 lymphocyte count in HIV-Reiter's syndrome after treatment with sulfasalazine. J Rheumatol. 1994 Apr;21(4):662-4..;.

Disla E. : SINGLE JOINT: a mnemonic for the differential diagnosis of monarthritis. Post-graduate medicine. October 1995 Vol 98:4..;.

Disla E, Reddy A, Cuppari G, Mullen M: Primary Erosive Mycobacterium avium intracellulare septic arthritis in AIDS. Clin Infect Dis. 1995 May;20(5):1432-4..;.

Disla E, Stein S, Acevedo M, Cuppari G. Gouty-Arthritis in the Acquired-Immunodeficiency-Syndrome - An unusual but aggressive case. Arthritis Rheum 1995;38(4):570-572.;.

Disla E: Interleukin-2 therapy in HIV disease. New England Journal of Medicine, 333 (3):192 - Correspondence 1995..;.

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Dr. Disla did not report having any of the following types of financial relationships with industry during 2014 and/or 2015: consulting, scientific advisory board, industry-sponsored lectures, service on Board of Directors, participation on industry-sponsored committees, equity ownership valued at greater than 5% of a publicly traded company or any value in a privately held company. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.

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