Faculty Publications

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
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26595055
Authors: Itzkowitz SH, Winawer SJ, Kaurskopf M, Carlesimo M, Schnoll-Sussman FH, Huang K, Weber TK, Jandorf, L

Title: Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy: Co-morbidity profiles and intermediate term outcomes.
Journal: Obesity Surgery
Date: December 2015
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26660488
Authors: Abelson JS, Afaneh C, Dolan P, Chartrand G, Dakin G, Pomp A

Title: The effect of breathing, movement, and meditation on psychological and physical symptoms and inflammatory biomarkers in inflammatory bowel disease: A randomized controlled trial.
Journal: Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Date: December 2015
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26426148
Authors: Gerbarg PL1, Jacob VE, Stevens L, Bosworth BP, Chabouni F, DeFilippis EM, Warren R, Trivellas M, Patel PV, Webb CD, Harbus MD, Christos PJ, Brown RP, Scherl EJ

Title: Features associated with metastases among well-differentiated neuroendocrine (carcinoid) tumors of the appendix: The significance of small vessel invasion in addition to size.
Journal: Diseases of the Colon and Rectum
Date: December 2015
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25936453
Authors: Kleiman DA, Finnerty B, Beninato T, Zarnegar R, Nandakumar G, Fahey TJ 3rd, Lee SW

Title: Metal versus plastic for pancreatic pseudocyst drainage: clinical outcomes and success
Journal: Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Date: November 2015
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25936453
Authors: Sharaiha RZ, DeFilippis EM, Kedia P, Gaidhane M, Boumitri C, Lim HW, Han E, Singh H, Ghumman SS, Kowalski T, Loren D, Kahaleh M, Siddiqui A

Title: Digital cholangioscopy: Assessing the impact of radiofrequency ablation
Journal: Endoscopy
Date: November 2015
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26528693
Authors: Tyberg A, Zerho S, Sharaiha RZ, Kahaleh M

Title: PP-3 the utility of integrated relaxation pressure to predict achalasia in children
Journal: Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
Date: October 2015
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26439568
Authors: Ciecierega T, Crawford CV, Zarnegar R, Tipnis NA

Title: Systematic video documentation in laparoscopic colon surgery using a checklist: A feasibility and compliance pilot study.
Journal: Journal of Laparoendoscopic & Advanced Surgical Techniques
Date: September 2015
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26375772
Authors: O'Mahoney PR, Trencheva K, Zhuo C, Shukla PJ, Lee SW, Sonoda T, Milsom JW

Title: Endoscopic gallbladder drainage for acute cholescystitis
Journal: Clinical Endoscopy
Date: September 2015
Abstract: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26473125
Authors: Widmer J, Alvarez P Sharaiha RZ, Gossain S, Kedia P, Sarkaria S, Sethi A, Turner BG, Millman J, Lieberman M, Nandakumar G, Umrania H, Gaidhane M, Kahaleh M