Recent Faculty Publications

Title: Endoscopic sleeve gastroplasty significantly reduces body mass index and metabolic complications in obese patients
Journal: Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Date: April 2017 
Authors: Sharaiha RZ, Kumta NA, Saumoy M, Desai AP, Sarkisian AM, Benevenuto A, Tyberg A, Kumar R, Igel L, Verna EC, Schwartz R, Frissora C, Shukla A, Aronne LJ, Kahaleh M

Title: Recurrence after liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: A new MORAL to the story
Journal: Annals of Surgery  
Date: March 2017
Authors: Halazun KJ, Najjar M, Abdelmessih RM, Samstein B, Griesemer AD, Guarrera JV, Kato T, Verna EC, Emond JC, Brown RS Jr.

Title: Timely use of probiotics in hospitalized adults prevents Clostridium difficile infection: a systematic review with meta-regression analysis
Journal: Gastroenterology
Date: February 2017
Authors: Shen NT, Maw A, Tmanova LL, Pino A, Ancy K, Crawford CV, Simon MS, Evans AT

Title: IgA-coated E.coli enriched in Crohn’s disease spondyloarthritis promote TH17-dependent inflammation
Journal: Science Translational Medicine
Date: February 2017
Authors: Viladomiu M, Kivolowitz C, Abdulhamid A, Dogan B, Victorio D, Castellanos JG, Woo V, Teng F, Tran NL, Sczesnak A, Chai C, Kim M, Diehl GE, Ajami NJ, Petrosino JF, Zhou XK, Schwartzman S, Mandl LA, Abramowitz M, Jacob V, Bosworth B, Steinlauf A, Scherl EJ, Wu HJ, Simpson KW, Longman RS

Title: Correlation between aeroallergen levels and new diagnosis of eosinophilic esophagitis in New York City
Journal: Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition
Date: January 2017
Authors: Fahey L, Robinson G, Weinberger K, Giambrone AE, Solomon AB

Title: Surgeon annual and cumulative volumes predict early postoperative outcomes after rectal cancer resection
Journal: Annals of Surgery
Date: January 2017
Authors: Yeo HL, Abelson JS, Mao J, O'Mahoney PR, Milsom JW, Sedrakyan A

Title: Health care maintenance for the pediatric patient with inflammatory bowel disease
Journal: Pediatrics
Date: September 2016
Authors: DeFilippis EM, Sockolow R, Barfield E

Title: Chemotherapy dose intensity predicted by baseline nutrition assessment in gastrointestinal malignancies: A multicenter analysis
Journal: European Journal of Cancer
Date: August 2016
Authors: Klute KA, Brouwer J, Jhawer M, Sachs H, Gangadin A, Ocean A, Popa E, Dai T, Wu G, Christos P, Shah MA

Title: One size does not fit all – Regional variation in the impact of the Share 35 liver allocation policy
Journal: American Journal of Transplantation
Date: January 2016
Authors: Halazun KJ, Mathur AK2, Rana AA, Massie AB, Mohan S, Patzer RE, Wedd JP, Samstein B, Subramanian RM, Campos BD, Knechtle SJ

Title: New York Citywide Colon Cancer Control Coalition: A public health effort to increase colon cancer screening and address health disparities.
Journal: Cancer
Date: January 2016
Authors: Itzkowitz SH, Winawer SJ, Kaurskopf M, Carlesimo M, Schnoll-Sussman FH, Huang K, Weber TK, Jandorf L