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Academic Article

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2019 Quantitating Quality Measurements of Acute Pancreatitis ManagementDigestive Diseases and Sciences.  64:2371-2372. 2019
2019 Sp H incterotomy for A cute R ecurrent P ancreatitis Randomized Trial: Rationale, Methodology, and Potential ImplicationsPancreas.  48:1061-1067. 2019
2019 Acute Pancreatitis Task Force on Quality: Development of Quality Indicators for Acute Pancreatitis ManagementAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  114:1322-1342. 2019
2019 Genetic Risk Score in Diabetes Associated With Chronic Pancreatitis Versus Type 2 Diabetes MellitusClinical and Translational Gastroenterology.  10:e00057. 2019
2019 Increased awareness enhances physician recognition of the role of smoking in chronic pancreatitisPancreatology.  19:500-506. 2019
2019 Nutrition and Inflammatory Biomarkers in Chronic Pancreatitis PatientsNutrition in Clinical Practice.  34:387-399. 2019
2019 Chronic Pancreatitis: Pediatric and Adult Cohorts Show Similarities in Disease Progress Despite Different Risk FactorsJournal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition.  68:566-573. 2019
2019 An Endoscopic Transluminal Approach, Compared With Minimally Invasive Surgery, Reduces Complications and Costs for Patients With Necrotizing PancreatitisGastroenterology.  156:1027-1040.e3. 2019
2019 Superiority of endoscopic interventions over minimally invasive surgery for infected necrotizing pancreatitis: meta-analysis of randomized trialsDigestive Endoscopy2019
2018 Evaluation and management of acute pancreatitis in SpainGastroenterología y Hepatología.  41:618-628. 2018
2018 Study of the Microbiome Has Reached Prime TimeAmerican Journal of the Medical Sciences.  356:409-410. 2018
2018 Role of Cholecystectomy after Endoscopic Sphincterotomy in the Management of Choledocholithiasis in High-risk Patients A Systematic Review and Meta-AnalysisJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology.  52:579-589. 2018
2018 International consensus statements on early chronic Pancreatitis. Recommendations from the working group for the international consensus guidelines for chronic pancreatitis in collaboration with The International Association of Pancreatology, American Pancreatic Association, Japan Pancreas Society, PancreasFest Working Group and European Pancreatic ClubPancreatology.  18:516-527. 2018
2018 Known genetic susceptibility factors for chronic pancreatitis in patients of European ancestry are rare in patients of African ancestryPancreatology.  18:528-535. 2018
2018 Recurrent Acute Pancreatitis Significantly Reduces Quality of Life Even in the Absence of Overt Chronic PancreatitisAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  113:906-912. 2018
2018 Discovery and validation of circulating biomarkers of colorectal adenoma by high-depth small RNA sequencingClinical Cancer Research.  24:2092-2099. 2018
2018 Impact of Disconnected Pancreatic Duct Syndrome on the Endoscopic Management of Pancreatic Fluid CollectionsAnnals of Surgery.  267:561-568. 2018
2018 Association of pulsatility with gastrointestinal bleeding in a cohort of HeartMate II recipientsASAIO Journal.  64:472-479. 2018
2018 Beyond Abdominal PainJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology.  52:563-568. 2018
2018 Incidence of venous air embolism during endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatographyAnesthesia and Analgesia.  127:420-423. 2018
2017 Anniversary Tribute From the Editors of Clinical Gastroenterology and HepatologyClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  15:1823-1827. 2017
2017 Diagnosis and treatment in chronic pancreatitis: an international survey and case vignette studyHPB.  19:978-985. 2017
2017 Prevention of post-endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography pancreatitis is more than just suppositories and stentsDigestive Endoscopy.  29:758-760. 2017
2017 Patient and Disease Characteristics Associated with the Presence of Diabetes Mellitus in Adults with Chronic Pancreatitis in the United StatesAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  112:1457-1465. 2017
2017 Editorial: Management of the Small Asymptomatic Pancreatic Cyst: Somehow Along the Way We Forgot about the PatientAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  112:1337-1339. 2017
2017 Validation of Demographics, Etiology, and Risk Factors for Chronic Pancreatitis in the USA: A Report of the North American Pancreas Study (NAPS) GroupDigestive Diseases and Sciences.  62:2133-2140. 2017
2017 Gastrostomy Tubes and Quality of Life: Is the Glass Half Empty or Half Full?Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  15:998-999. 2017
2017 Academic Pancreas Centers of Excellence: Guidance from a multidisciplinary chronic pancreatitis working group at PancreasFestPancreatology.  17:419-430. 2017
2017 Quality of Life in Chronic Pancreatitis is Determined by Constant Pain, Disability/Unemployment, Current Smoking, and Associated Co-MorbiditiesAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  112:633-642. 2017
2017 Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography cannulation in the difficult duct: Which technique should you pull out of your bag?Digestive Endoscopy.  29:149-151. 2017
2017 The authors replyNew England Journal of Medicine.  376:598-599. 2017
2016 Acute pancreatitisNew England Journal of Medicine.  375:1972-1981. 2016
2016 Overuse and Misperceptions of Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs in the United StatesAmerican Journal of the Medical Sciences.  352:472-480. 2016
2016 Racial Differences in the Clinical Profile, Causes, and Outcome of Chronic PancreatitisAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  111:1488-1496. 2016
2016 Prospective Endoscopic Ultrasound-Based Approach to the Evaluation of Idiopathic Pancreatitis: Causes, Response to Therapy, and Long-term OutcomeAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  111:1339-1348. 2016
2016 Clinical Profile, Etiology, and Treatment of Chronic Pancreatitis in North American Women: Analysis of a Large Multicenter CohortPancreas.  45:934-940. 2016
2016 Translational and clinical perspectives on sphincter of Oddi dysfunctionClinical and Experimental Gastroenterology.  9:191-195. 2016
2016 Oxalate Concentrations in Human Gastrointestinal FluidJournal of Endourology and Part B, Videourology.  30:S8-S11. 2016
2016 Prospective evaluation of the clinical features of choledocholithiasis: Focus on abdominal painSouthern Medical Journal.  109:290-293. 2016
2016 Routine biliary sphincterotomy before bile duct stent placement: Not so fastDigestive Endoscopy.  28:420-421. 2016
2016 Dual-modal ablation treatment for refractory radiation proctitisInternational Journal of Colorectal Disease.  31:931. 2016
2016 Mechanism, assessment and management of pain in chronic pancreatitis: Recommendations of a multidisciplinary study groupPancreatology.  16:83-94. 2016
2016 Romancing the stoneDigestive Endoscopy.  28:16-18. 2016
2015 Incidentally identified common bile duct dilatation: A systematic review of evaluation, causes, and outcomeJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology.  49:810-815. 2015
2015 Incidence and predictors of post-ERCP pancreatitis in patients with suspected sphincter of Oddi dysfunction undergoing biliary or dual sphincterotomy: Results from the EPISOD prospective multicenter randomized sham-controlled studyEndoscopy.  47:884-890. 2015
2015 Emerging role of endoscopic ultrasound in the diagnostic evaluation of idiopathic pancreatitisAmerican Journal of the Medical Sciences.  350:229-234. 2015
2015 Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy in Amyotrophic Lateral SclerosisAmerican Journal of the Medical Sciences.  350:95-97. 2015
2015 Sphincter of Oddi dysfunction type III: New studies suggest new approaches are neededWorld Journal of Gastroenterology.  21:5755-5761. 2015
2015 Endoscopic removal of a migrated duodenal stent into the ileum using double-balloon enteroscopyGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  81:1033-1034. 2015
2015 New method of direct percutaneous endoscopic jejunostomy tube placement using balloon-assisted enteroscopy with fluoroscopyDigestive Endoscopy.  27:317-322. 2015
2015 Blocking of targeted microRNAs from next-generation sequencing librariesNucleic Acids Research.  43. 2015
2015 Choice of plastic or metal stent for patients with jaundice with pancreaticobiliary malignancy using simple clinical tools: A prospective evaluationBMJ Open Gastroenterology.  2. 2015
2015 Chronic pancreatitis pain pattern and severity are independent of abdominal imaging findingsClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  13:552-560. 2015
2015 ERCP-related perforations in the new millennium: A large tertiary referral center 10-year experienceUnited European Gastroenterology Journal.  3:25-30. 2015
2015 Human gastric epithelial cells contribute to gastric immune regulation by providing retinoic acid to dendritic cellsMucosal Immunology.  8:533-544. 2015
2015 Loperamide Versus Psyllium Fiber for Treatment of Fecal Incontinence: The Fecal Incontinence Prescription (Rx) Management (FIRM) Randomized Clinical TrialDiseases of the Colon and Rectum.  58:983-993. 2015
2014 Mechanical hemostasis by using the index finger during rectal endoscopic submucosal dissectionGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  80:736-737. 2014
2014 Utility of double-balloon enteroscopy in patients with left ventricular assist devices and obscure overt gastrointestinal bleedingEndoscopy.  46:986-988. 2014
2014 Effects of breaks in colonoscopy trainingGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  79:542. 2014
2014 Small bowel stent-in-stent placement for malignant small bowel obstruction using a balloon-assisted overtube techniqueClinical Endoscopy.  47:108-111. 2014
2014 Pancreatico-pericardial fistula as a complication of chronic pancreatitisF1000Research.  3. 2014
2014 A simple ex vivo pig stomach model for learning endoscopic submucosal dissectionEndoscopy.  46:E589. 2014
2014 Administration of secretin (RG1068) increases the sensitivity of detection of duct abnormalities by magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography in patients with pancreatitisGastroenterology.  147. 2014
2014 Aspirin and proton pump inhibitor combination therapy for prevention of cardiovascular disease and barrett’s esophagusPostgraduate Medicine.  126:87-96. 2014
2014 Biliary sphincterotomy is not required for bile duct stent placementDigestive Endoscopy.  26:87-92. 2014
2014 Can patient and pain characteristics predict manometric sphincter of Oddi dysfunction in patients with clinically suspected sphincter of Oddi dysfunction?Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.  79:765-772. 2014
2014 Diagnostic and therapeutic utility of double-balloon enteroscopy for obscure GI bleeding in patients with surgically altered upper GI anatomyGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  80:181-186. 2014
2014 ERCP with the overtube-assisted enteroscopy technique: A systematic reviewEndoscopy.  46:560-572. 2014
2014 Endoscopic treatment options for cholangiocarcinomasExpert Review of Anticancer Therapy.  14:407-418. 2014
2014 Impact of pancreatic stent caliber on post-endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatogram pancreatitis rates in patients with confirmed sphincter of Oddi dysfunctionJournal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  29:1563-1567. 2014
2014 Multipurpose use of the 'bear claw' (over-the-scope-clip system) to treat endoluminal gastrointestinal disordersDigestive Endoscopy.  26:350-357. 2014
2014 New technique to carry out endoscopic necrosectomy lavage using a pumpDigestive Endoscopy.  26:117-118. 2014
2014 Olmesartan-induced enteropathy resembling celiac diseaseEndoscopy.  46. 2014
2014 Outcomes after implementing a tailored endoscopic step-up approach to walled-off necrosis in acute pancreatitisBritish Journal of Surgery.  101:1729-1738. 2014
2014 Poor agreement between endoscopists and gastrointestinal pathologists for the interpretation of probe-based confocal laser endomicroscopy findingsWorld Journal of Gastroenterology.  20:17993-18000. 2014
2014 Present and future perspectives of virtual chromoendoscopy with i-scan and optical enhancement technology.Digestive Endoscopy.  26 Suppl 1:43-51. 2014
2014 Prevalence of normal liver tests in patients with choledocholithiasis undergoing endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatographyDigestion.  89:232-238. 2014
2014 Radiofrequency ablation of Barrett's esophagus with the channel RFA endoscopic catheterGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  79:1034-1035. 2014
2014 Relationship between stent characteristics and treatment outcomes in endoscopic transmural drainage of uncomplicated pancreatic pseudocystsSurgical Endoscopy.  28:2877-2883. 2014
2014 ReplyGastroenterology.  146:320. 2014
2014 Safety and yield of diagnostic ERCP in liver transplant patients with abnormal liver function testsDiagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy.  2014. 2014
2014 Seeing is believingDigestive Endoscopy.  26:335-336. 2014
2014 Systematic review: The management of chronic diarrhoea due to bile acid malabsorptionAlimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  39:923-939. 2014
2013 Balloon overtube-assisted placement of self-expanding metal stentsEndoscopy.  45. 2013
2013 Bile leak from the duct of Luschka treated with double-balloon enteroscopy ERCP in a patient with Roux-en-Y gastric bypassEndoscopy.  45. 2013
2013 Overtube-assisted placement of a metal stent into the bile duct of a patient with surgically altered upper-gastrointestinal anatomy during double-balloon enteroscopy-assisted ERCPEndoscopy.  45. 2013
2013 Resection of carcinoids in the duodenal bulb using the band ligation technique with the Duette mucosectomy deviceEndoscopy.  45. 2013
2013 Bullous and Exfoliative EsophagitisVideo Journal and Encyclopedia of GI Endoscopy.  1:8-9. 2013
2013 Endoscopic "crossroads" in the management of malignant hilar stricturesIndian Journal of Gastroenterology.  32:363-365. 2013
2013 To PEG or Not to PEGClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  11:1451-1452. 2013
2013 Double-balloon enteroscopy-ERCP rendezvous techniqueEndoscopy.  45. 2013
2013 Endoscopic ultrasound-guided biliary rendezvous with primary sphincteroplasty for stone extraction from an "inverse pitchero" papillaEndoscopy.  45. 2013
2013 Radiofrequency ablation of Barrett's esophagus using an overtubeEndoscopy.  45. 2013
2013 Endoscopic Spectrum of Ischemic ColitisVideo Journal and Encyclopedia of GI Endoscopy.  1:346-347. 2013
2013 Capsule endoscopy for acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding: Is the cherry ripe yet?Endoscopy.  45:777. 2013
2013 Endoscopic removal of an impacted bile duct self-expanding metal stent (SEMS) using the SEMS-in-SEMS techniqueEndoscopy.  45. 2013
2013 Successful pancreatic endotherapy achieved with double guide wire technique after failed pancreatic duct cannulationEndoscopy.  45. 2013
2013 Percutaneous balloon dilation and placement of endoscopic biliary stent by using the double-balloon enteroscopy ERCP rendezvous techniqueGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  78:383-385. 2013
2013 Two techniques for guide wire advancement along a tortuous pancreatic duct: The through-the-stent and flipped "u-wireo" techniquesEndoscopy.  45. 2013
2013 Helicobacter pylori infection inhibits phagocyte clearance of apoptotic gastric epithelial cellsJournal of Immunology.  190:6626-6634. 2013
2013 Mini direct cholangioscopy and direct targeted bile duct biopsies using a laser fiber through a biliary catheterEndoscopy.  45. 2013
2013 Positive domino effect, choice of conscious sedation, and endoscopic unit efficiencyGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  77:888-890. 2013
2013 Advanced endoscopic imagingDiagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy.  2013. 2013
2013 Commentary on Risk stratification for the development of post-ERCP pancreatitis by sphincter of oddi dysfunction classificationSouthern Medical Journal.  106:303-304. 2013
2013 Endomicroscopy of the pancreaticobiliary systemDiagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy.  2013. 2013
2013 Recurrent pancreatitis caused by pancreatic ductal villous adenoma treated with endoscopic snare polypectomyEndoscopy.  45. 2013
2013 Classification of acute pancreatitis - 2012: Revision of the Atlanta classification and definitions by international consensusGut.  62:102-111. 2013
2013 Equal efficacy of endoscopic and surgical cystogastrostomy for pancreatic pseudocyst drainage in a randomized trialGastroenterology.  145. 2013
2013 Factors impacting treatment outcomes in the endoscopic management of walled-off pancreatic necrosisJournal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  28:1725-1732. 2013
2013 How to value technological innovation: A proposal for determining relative clinical valueGastroenterology.  144:5-8. 2013
2013 Interventional chromoendoscopyGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  78:346-350. 2013
2012 Common genetic variants in the CLDN2 and PRSS1-PRSS2 loci alter risk for alcohol-related and sporadic pancreatitisNature Genetics.  44:1349-1354. 2012
2012 Commentary: Risk factors for gastrointestinal bleeding in NSAID users - Authors' replyAlimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  36:905. 2012
2012 Risk factors associated with a decrease ≥2 g/dL in haemoglobin and/or ≥10% haematocrit in osteoarthritis patients taking celecoxib or a nonselective NSAID plus a PPI in a large randomised controlled trial (CONDOR)Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  36:485-492. 2012
2012 Impact of biliary stents on EUS-guided FNA of pancreatic mass lesionsGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  76:76-83. 2012
2012 Exam 2: Patients Whose First Episode of Bleeding Occurs While Taking a β-Blocker Have High Long-term Risks of Rebleeding and DeathClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  10:e58. 2012
2012 So Long, FolksClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  10:573-574. 2012
2012 Tinkering With a Tarnished Technique: Isn't It Time to Abandon Celiac Plexus Blockade for the Treatment of Abdominal Pain in Chronic Pancreatitis?Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  10:106-108. 2012
2012 Endoscopic ampullectomy: Techniques and outcomesJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology.  46:8-15. 2012
2012 Endoscopic therapy for sphincter of oddi dysfunction in idiopathic pancreatitis: From empiric to scientificGastroenterology.  143:1423-1426. 2012
2011 Endoscopic placement of permanent indwelling transmural stents in disconnected pancreatic duct syndrome: Does benefit outweigh the risks?Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.  74:1408-1412. 2011
2011 Management of pancreatic fluid collections: A changing of the guard from surgery to endoscopyAmerican Surgeon.  77:1650-1655. 2011
2011 Endoscopic Transmural Drainage of Peripancreatic Fluid Collections: Outcomes and Predictors of Treatment Success in 211 Consecutive PatientsJournal of Gastrointestinal Surgery.  15:2080-2088. 2011
2011 Endoscopic resection of ampullary adenomas: Complications and outcomesDigestive Diseases and Sciences.  56:3235-3240. 2011
2011 Exam 2: Endoscopic Pancreatic Duct Stents Reduce the Incidence of Post-Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography Pancreatitis in High Risk PatientsClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  9:e110. 2011
2011 Haemoglobin decreases in NSAID users over time: An analysis of two large outcome trialsAlimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  34:808-816. 2011
2011 Prospective assessment of out-of-pocket patient-related cost for ERCP at an urban tertiary care medical centerDigestive Diseases and Sciences.  56:2789-2791. 2011
2011 EUS-guided therapy for management of peripancreatic fluid collections after distal pancreatectomy in 20 consecutive patientsGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  74:418-423. 2011
2011 Therapeutic and interventional endoscopy for gastrointestinal bleedingEuropean Journal of Trauma.  37:339-351. 2011
2011 Multiple transluminal gateway technique for EUS-guided drainage of symptomatic walled-off pancreatic necrosisGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  74:74-80. 2011
2011 Zollinger-Ellison syndrome: Presentation, response to therapy, and outcomeDigestive and Liver Disease.  43:439-443. 2011
2011 Snakeskin gastric mucosaConsultant.  51. 2011
2011 Autoimmune pancreatitis mimicking pancreatic cancerJournal of Hepato-Biliary-Pancreatic Sciences.  18:162-169. 2011
2011 Exam 2: Alcohol and Smoking as Risk Factors in an Epidemiology Study of Patients With Chronic PancreatitisClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  9:e27. 2011
2011 Presentation, response to lansoprazole therapy, and outcome of Zollinger-Ellison syndrome-like gastric acid hypersecretorsScandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology.  46:277-280. 2011
2011 Biliary metal stents are superior to plastic stents for preoperative biliary decompression in pancreatic cancerSurgical Endoscopy.  25:2364-2367. 2011
2011 Frequency of complications during EUS-guided drainage of pancreatic fluid collections in 148 consecutive patientsJournal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  26:1504-1508. 2011
2010 Progress in the management of necrotizing pancreatitisExpert Review of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  4:701-708. 2010
2010 Challenges in planning and initiating a randomized clinical study of sphincter of Oddi dysfunctionGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  72:986-991. 2010
2010 Prospective evaluation of quality of life in patients with zollinger-ellison syndromeDigestive Diseases and Sciences.  55:3108-3112. 2010
2010 Biliary stent placement is associated with post-ERCP pancreatitisGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  72:546-550. 2010
2010 Somatostatin analogues in the treatment of recurrent bleeding from gastrointestinal vascular malformations: An overview and systematic review of prospective observational studiesDigestive Diseases and Sciences.  55:2129-2134. 2010
2010 Exam 1: Low-Dose Maintenance Therapy With Infliximab Prevents Postsurgical Recurrence of Crohn's DiseaseClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  8:e78-e79. 2010
2010 Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography in Patients with Roux-en-Y AnatomyGastroenterology Clinics of North America.  39:99-107. 2010
2010 Exam 2: Acute Pancreatitis: Computed Tomography Utilization and Radiation Exposure Are Related to Severity but Not Patient AgeClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  8:e33. 2010
2010 The economics of upper gastrointestinal bleeding in a US managed-care setting: A retrospective, claims-based analysisJournal of Medical Economics (JME).  13:70-77. 2010
2010 A novel composite endpoint to evaluate the gastrointestinal (GI) effects of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs through the entire GI tractJournal of Rheumatology.  37:167-174. 2010
2010 Costs and risks in the management of patients with gastric acid hypersecretionJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology.  44:28-33. 2010
2010 Laparoscopy-assisted transjejunal ERCP in a patient with Roux-en-Y reconstruction following partial gastrectomyPediatric Endosurgery and Innovative Techniques.  20:55-58. 2010
2009 Laparoscopy-assisted ERCP: experience of a high-volume bariatric surgery center (with video)Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.  70:1254-1259. 2009
2009 A randomized trial comparing endoscopic stenting to a sham procedure for chronic pancreatitisClinical Trials.  6:455-463. 2009
2009 Response to comment by Christoph M. SeilerClinical Trials.  6:465-466. 2009
2009 Endoscopic resection of distal bile duct mass (with video)Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.  70:811-813. 2009
2009 Treatment strategies for Zollinger-Ellison syndromeExpert Opinion on Pharmacotherapy.  10:1145-1157. 2009
2009 Cost minimization analysis comparing diagnostic strategies in unexplained pancreatitisPancreas.  38:117-121. 2009
2009 Modern endoscopic therapy of peptic ulcer bleedingDigestive Diseases.  26:291-299. 2009
2009 Are we on track for education and training of future gastroenterologists?Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology.  23:794-795. 2009
2009 CGH Receives High Impact FactorClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  7:6. 2009
2009 Clinical trials of pancreatic enzyme replacement for painful chronic pancreatitis - A reviewPancreatology.  9:344-350. 2009
2009 Fifty years of gastroenterology at the University of Alabama at Birmingham: A festschrift for Dr. Basil I. HirschowitzAmerican Journal of the Medical Sciences.  338:84-88. 2009
2009 Gastrointestinal manifestations in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndromeGastrointestinal Nursing.  7:18-26. 2009
2008 Prospective randomized trial comparing EUS and EGD for transmural drainage of pancreatic pseudocysts (with videos)Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.  68:1102-1111. 2008
2008 Multiple gastrointestinal stromal tumors and lipomatosisArchives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.  132:1825-1829. 2008
2008 Short-term discontinuation of HAART regimens more common in vulnerable patient populationsAIDS Research and Human Retroviruses.  24:1347-1355. 2008
2008 EUS versus surgical cyst-gastrostomy for management of pancreatic pseudocystsGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  68:649-655. 2008
2008 Endoscopic resection of minor papilla adenomas (with video)Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.  68:383-386. 2008
2008 Should patients undergoing ERCP be placed in the prone or supine position?Nature Clinical Practice Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  5:488-489. 2008
2008 Gastrointestinal complications of HIV infection: Changing priorities in the HAART eraGut.  57:861-870. 2008
2008 The concept of bedside EUSGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  67:1180-1184. 2008
2008 Absence of gastrointestinal infections in a cohort of patients with Zollinger-Ellison syndrome and other acid hypersecretors receiving long-term acid suppression with lansoprazoleBMC Gastroenterology.  8. 2008
2008 "Snakeskin" gastric mucosaConsultant.  48:381. 2008
2008 Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology Introduces a New Series: Clinical ImagingClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  6:6. 2008
2008 Exploring the use of the sham design for interventional trials: implications for endoscopic researchGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  67:123-127. 2008
2008 Prospective evaluation of adjunctive ketamine on sphincter of Oddi motility in humansJournal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  23. 2008
2008 Protocol-based medical management of post-ERCP pancreatitisJournal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  23:385-392. 2008
2008 Response to Ray and Colleagues: The Called-for Large Clinical Trial Is Already OngoingGastroenterology.  134:370-371. 2008
2008 Value of repeat endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration for suspected pancreatic cancerJournal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  23:567-570. 2008
2007 Role of EUS in drainage of peripancreatic fluid collections not amenable for endoscopic transmural drainageGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  66:1107-1119. 2007
2007 Erythromycin prior to endoscopy for acute upper gastrointestinal haemorrhage: A cost-effectiveness analysisAlimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  26:1371-1377. 2007
2007 Ethical and Medicolegal Issues Related to Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy PlacementGastrointestinal Endoscopy Clinics of North America.  17:805-815. 2007
2007 Health-related quality of life, somatization, and abuse in sphincter of Oddi dysfunctionJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology.  41:773-776. 2007
2007 Mechanical lithotripsy of pancreatic and biliary stones: Complications and available treatment options collected from expert centersAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  102:1896-1902. 2007
2007 A prospective evaluation of an algorithm incorporating routine preoperative endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration in suspected pancreatic cancerJournal of Gastrointestinal Surgery.  11:813-819. 2007
2007 Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology: The Next StepsClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  5:795-796. 2007
2007 Endoscopic management of traumatic bile leaksGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  65:1081-1085. 2007
2007 Infections in patients with diabetesConsultant.  47:578. 2007
2007 Safety and success of precut biliary sphincterotomy: Is it linked to experience or expertise?World Journal of Gastroenterology.  13:2183-2186. 2007
2007 Prospective randomized trial evaluating ketamine for advanced endoscopic procedures in difficult to sedate patientsAlimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  25:987-997. 2007
2007 Comprehending coordinated comprehensive care: The devil is in the dollarsJournal of General Internal Medicine.  22:424-425. 2007
2007 Aspirin chemoprevention in patients with increased risk for colorectal cancer: A cost-effectiveness analysisAlimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  26:431-441. 2007
2007 Diagnosis & management of cytomegalovirus infections in the GI tract.Expert Review of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  1:287-294. 2007
2007 Prospective evaluation of indeterminate ERCP findings by intraductal ultrasoundJournal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  22:2086-2092. 2007
2006 Randomized trial comparing needle-knife and pull-sphincterotome techniques for pancreatic sphincterotomy in high-risk patientsGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  64:716-722. 2006
2006 Response:Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.  64:845-847. 2006
2006 A Patient With High Risk of Gastrointestinal Bleeding Requiring Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory DrugsClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  4:1090-1093. 2006
2006 Prognostic factors for survival in pancreatic cancer: a population-based studyAmerican Journal of Surgery.  192:322-329. 2006
2006 Prospective endoscopic evaluation for gastrointestinal graft-versus-host disease: Determination of the best diagnostic approachBone Marrow Transplantation.  38:371-376. 2006
2006 Relationship among hospital ERCP volume, length of stay, and technical outcomesGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  64:338-347. 2006
2006 Infectious esophagitisGastroenterology and Hepatology -New York-.  2:567-568. 2006
2006 Role of endoscopic evaluation in idiopathic pancreatitis: a systematic review{A figure is presented}Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.  63:1037-1045. 2006
2006 Gastrointestinal Considerations in Patients with Cardiovascular Disease Using Nonopioid Analgesics for Mild-to-Moderate Pain or CardioprotectionAmerican Journal of Cardiology.  97:17-22. 2006
2006 Do all patients with abnormal intraoperative cholangiogram merit endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography?Surgical Endoscopy.  20:801-805. 2006
2006 Endoscopic management of sphincter of oddi dysfunction in childrenJournal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition.  42:526-530. 2006
2006 Economical and clinical outcomes of alternative treatment strategies in the management of common bile duct stones in the elderly: Wait and see or surgery?American Journal of Gastroenterology.  101:746-752. 2006
2006 Endoscopic therapy for chronic pancreatitis: An evidence-based reviewCurrent Gastroenterology Reports.  8:104-110. 2006
2006 Frequency of major complications after EUS-guided FNA of solid pancreatic masses: A prospective evaluationGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  63:622-629. 2006
2006 Excellence in endoscopy: Toward practical metricsGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  63:286-291. 2006
2006 Outcomes of cholecystectomy after endoscopic sphincterotomy for choledocholithiasisJournal of Gastrointestinal Surgery.  10:292-296. 2006
2006 Consensus Development Conference on the Use of Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Including Cyclooxygenase-2 Enzyme Inhibitors and AspirinClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  4. 2006
2006 Exploring the Generalist-Subspecialist Interface in Internal MedicineAmerican Journal of Medicine.  119:528-537. 2006
2005 Cytologic grade independently predicts survival of patients with pancreatic adenocarcinomaAmerican Journal of Clinical Pathology.  124:697-707. 2005
2005 Patterns of use and public perception of over-the-counter pain relievers: Focus on nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugsJournal of Rheumatology.  32:2218-2224. 2005
2005 Impact of EUS in the evaluation of pancreaticobiliary disorders in childrenGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  62:239-244. 2005
2005 Endoscopic therapy for pain in chronic pancreatitis: Is it time for the naysayers to throw in the towel?Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.  61:582-586. 2005
2005 Endoscopic sedation [2] (multiple letters)American Journal of Gastroenterology.  100:727-729. 2005
2005 Occurrence of gastrointestinal opportunistic disorders in AIDS despite the use of highly active antiretroviral therapyDigestive Diseases and Sciences.  50:230-234. 2005
2005 Biochemical analysis of pancreatic fluid collections predicts bacterial infectionJournal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  20:1667-1673. 2005
2004 Acute pancreatitis after EUS-guided FNA of solid pancreatic masses: A pooled analysis from EUS centers in the United StatesGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  60:385-389. 2004
2004 Technical outcomes and complications of ERCP in childrenGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  60:367-371. 2004
2004 Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy: A powerful tool to obtain samples from small lesionsCancer.  102:239-246. 2004
2004 Propofol may be safely administered by trained nonanesthesiologists. A balancing view: Propofol for endoscopy - A view from the no spin zoneAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  99:1211. 2004
2004 Prospective comparison of brush cytology, viral culture, and histology for the diagnosis of ulcerative esophagitis in AIDSClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  2:564-567. 2004
2004 Re-examination of the cost-effectiveness of surgical versus medical therapy in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease: The value of long-term data collectionAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  99:1023-1028. 2004
2004 EUS-guided FNA of the left adrenal gland in patients with thoracic or GI malignanciesGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  59:627-633. 2004
2004 Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration biopsy of suspected cholangiocarcinomaClinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology.  2:209-213. 2004
2004 Patterns of Bleeding after Endoscopic Sphincterotomy, the Subsequent Risk of Bleeding, and the Role of Epinephrine InjectionAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  99:244-248. 2004
2004 Suspected sphincter of Oddi dysfunction type II: Empirical biliary sphincterotomy or manometry-guided therapy?Endoscopy.  36:174-178. 2004
2004 Efficacy of the Za Self-Expandable Metal Stent for Palliation of Malignant Biliary ObstructionJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology.  38:77-80. 2004
2004 Efficiency issues in sedation and monitoringGastrointestinal Endoscopy Clinics of North America.  14:647-656. 2004
2004 Gastrointestinal manifestations of AIDSNutrition in Clinical Practice.  19:356-364. 2004
2003 Prevalence and significance of periduodenal venous collaterals in patients evaluated for pancreaticobiliary disorders by endosonographyEndoscopy.  35:1015-1019. 2003
2003 Yield of endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy in patients with suspected pancreatic carcinoma: Emphasis on atypical, suspicious, and false-negative aspiratesCancer.  99:285-292. 2003
2003 Prospective evaluation of droperidol on sphincter of Oddi motilityGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  58:483-487. 2003
2003 Incomplete response to endoscopic sphincterotomy in patients with sphincter of Oddi dysfunction: Evidence for a chronic pain disorderAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  98:1738-1743. 2003
2003 Endoscopic stent therapy in advanced chronic pancreatitis: Relationships between ductal changes, clinical response, and stent patencyAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  98:821-826. 2003
2003 Characterization of long-term outcomes after Toupet fundoplication [1] (multiple letters)Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology.  36:182-183. 2003
2003 Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy of Patients with Suspected Pancreatic Cancer: Diagnostic Accuracy and Acute and 30-Day ComplicationsAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  98:2663-2668. 2003
2003 Introduction: Continued importance of the gastroenterologist/hepatologist in the ICUSeminars in Gastrointestinal Disease.  14:1. 2003
2002 Comparison of the efficacy of pantoprazole vs. nizatidine in the treatment of erosive oesophagitis: A randomized, active-controlled, double-blind studyAlimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  16:2043-2052. 2002
2002 Bouveret's syndromeGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  56:736. 2002
2002 Diagnostic yield and clinical implications of push enteroscopy: Results from a nonspecialized centerJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology.  35:383-386. 2002
2002 Prognostic factors for the survival of patients with esophageal carcinoma in the U.S.: The importance of tumor length and lymph node statusCancer.  95:1434-1443. 2002
2002 Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy: A study of 103 casesCancer.  96:232-239. 2002
2002 Multiple late asymptomatic pancreatic metastases from renal cell carcinoma: Diagnosis by endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration biopsy with immunocytochemical correlationDigestive Diseases and Sciences.  47:1839-1842. 2002
2002 Characterization of long-term outcomes after Toupet fundoplication: Symptoms, medication use, and health statusJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology.  34:509-515. 2002
2002 Antibiotic prophylaxis prior to endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in patients with obstructive jaundice: Is it worth the cost?Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  16:727-734. 2002
2002 Biliary stents in malignant obstructive jaundice due to pancreatic carcinoma: A cost-effectiveness analysisAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  97:898-904. 2002
2002 Cytokine gene profile in gastric mucosa in Helicobacter pylori infection and Zollinger-Ellison syndromeAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  97:312-318. 2002
2002 Human cytomegalovirus enhances chemokine production by lipopolysaccharide-stimulated lamina propria macrophagesJournal of Infectious Diseases.  185:584-590. 2002
2002 The role of eicosanoids, cyclooxygenases, and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in colorectal tumorigenesis and chemopreventionJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology.  34:117-125. 2002
2002 Angiography: The gastroenterologists' perspective - Will new or refined radiologic imaging techniques help the difficult bleeder?Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.  55. 2002
2002 Aorta-esophageal fistulaGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  56:417. 2002
2002 Approach to esophageal disease in AIDS: A primer for the endoscopistTechniques in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.  4:59-65. 2002
2002 Endoscopic examination with the duodenoscope at ERCP: Frequency of lesions and accuracy of detectionGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  55:538-542. 2002
2002 Extrahepatic biliary cystadenoma localized to the common bile ductSurgery.  131:587-588. 2002
2002 Introduction. AIDS and the endoscopist: Still an important partnershipTechniques in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.  4:57-58. 2002
2002 Prevalence of sphincter of Oddi dysfunction: Can results from specialized centers be generalized?Digestive Diseases and Sciences.  47:2411-2415. 2002
2001 Where do ERCP, endoscopic ultrasound, magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography, and intraoperative cholangiography fit in the management of acute biliary pancreatitis? A decision analysis modelAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  96:2892-2899. 2001
2001 Surveillance colonoscopy or chemoprevention with COX-2 inhibitors in average-risk post-polypectomy patients: A decision analysisAlimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  15:631-638. 2001
2001 Special studies help diagnose intestinal spirochetosis in HIV-positive patients [1] (multiple letters)American Journal of Clinical Pathology.  115:613-615. 2001
2001 Congenital Vascular Lesions of the Gastrointestinal Tract: Blue Rubber Bleb Nevus and Klippel-Trenaunay SyndromesSouthern Medical Journal.  94:405-410. 2001
2001 Gastrointestinal infections in childrenCurrent Opinion in Gastroenterology.  17:35-39. 2001
2001 Acid peptic disease in the elderlyGastroenterology Clinics of North America.  30:363-376. 2001
2001 Concomitant Sclerosing Mesenteritis and Bile Duct Fibrosis Simulating Klatskin's TumorJournal of Gastrointestinal Surgery.  5:658-660. 2001
2001 Survey of primary care physicians' approach to gastroesophageal reflux disease in elderly patientsJournals of Gerontology, Series A.  56. 2001
2001 Wire-assisted minor papilla precut papillotomyGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  54:83-86. 2001
2000 Current concepts of gastrointestinal disease associated with human immunodeficiency virus infectionClinical Perspectives in Gastroenterology.  3:9-17. 2000
2000 Diagnosis of gastrointestinal graft-versus-host diseaseAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  95:3034-3038. 2000
2000 The changing etiology of chronic diarrhea in HIV-infected patients with CD4 cell counts less than 200 cells/mm3American Journal of Gastroenterology.  95:3142-3146. 2000
2000 Cocaine-Associated Ischemic ColitisSouthern Medical Journal.  93:909-913. 2000
2000 Cyclooxygenase-2 Inhibitor Celecoxib: A Possible Cause of Gastropathy and HypoprothrombinemiaSouthern Medical Journal.  93:930-932. 2000
2000 Esophageal Ulcer Caused by Cytomegalovirus: Resolution during Combination Antiretroviral Therapy for Acquired Immunodeficiency SyndromeSouthern Medical Journal.  93:818-820. 2000
2000 Etiology and evaluation of diarrhea in AIDS: A global perspective at the millenniumWorld Journal of Gastroenterology.  6:177-186. 2000
2000 Methodology of reprocessing one-time use accessoriesGastrointestinal Endoscopy Clinics of North America.  10:379-384. 2000
2000 What is heartburn worth? A cost-utility analysis of management strategiesJournal of General Internal Medicine.  15:175-182. 2000
2000 Declining prevalence of opportunistic gastrointestinal disease in the era of combination antiretroviral therapyAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  95:457-462. 2000
2000 American Gastroenterological Association medical position statement: Evaluation and management of occult and obscure gastrointestinal bleedingGastroenterology.  118:197-200. 2000
2000 Diagnosis and treatment of esophagitis in AIDSComprehensive Therapy.  26:163-168. 2000
2000 Investigation of diarrhea in AIDSCanadian Journal of Gastroenterology.  14:933-940. 2000
2000 Pseudomelanosis duodenaGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  52:753. 2000
2000 Special histologic stains are rarely beneficial for the evaluation of HIV-related gastrointestinal infectionsAmerican Journal of Clinical Pathology.  114:387-394. 2000
2000 Streptococcus bovis bacteremia associated with Strongyloides stercoralis colitisGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  52:796-798. 2000
1999 Predictors of large esophageal varices in patients with cirrhosisAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  94:3285-3291. 1999
1999 Diagnosis of esophageal ulcers in acquired immunodeficiency syndromeSeminars in Gastrointestinal Disease.  10:85-92. 1999
1999 Declining CD4+ T-lymphocyte counts are associated with increased risk of enteric parasitosis and chronic diarrhea: Results of a 3-year longitudinal studyJournal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes and Human Retrovirology.  20:154-159. 1999
1999 Esophageal strictures complicating ulcerative esophagitis in patients with AIDSAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  94:339-343. 1999
1999 Blue rubber bleb nevus syndromeGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  50:544. 1999
1999 Botulinum toxin versus pneumatic dilatation in the treatment of achalasia: A randomized trialGut.  44:231-239. 1999
1999 Causes and outcome of upper and lower gastrointestinal bleeding: The grady hospital experienceSouthern Medical Journal.  92:44-50. 1999
1999 Gastroenterology fellowship training: A generation lost [3]Gastroenterology.  116:228. 1999
1999 Gastrointestinal hemorrhage in patients with AIDSAIDS patient care.  13:343-346. 1999
1999 Introduction: Managing dysphagiaSeminars in Gastrointestinal Disease.  10:83-84. 1999
1999 No relationship between gastric pH, small bowel bacterial colonisation, and diarrhoea in HIV-1 infected patientsGut.  44:101-105. 1999
1999 Role of endoscopy in the investigation of upper gastrointestinal symptoms in HIV-infected patientsCanadian Journal of Gastroenterology.  13:305-310. 1999
1998 Diagnosis and treatment of colonic disease in AIDSGastrointestinal Endoscopy Clinics of North America.  8:889-911. 1998
1998 Etiology and outcome of lower gastrointestinal bleeding in patients with AIDSAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  93:175-178. 1998
1998 Cytomegalovirus colitis in acquired immunodeficiency syndrome: A clinical and endoscopic studyGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  48:39-43. 1998
1998 Diagnosis and management of esophageal disease in the acquired immunodeficiency syndromeSouthern Medical Journal.  91:1002-1008. 1998
1998 Hepatobiliary Diseases in Patients with AIDS: Focus on AIDS Cholangiopathy and Gallbladder DiseaseDigestive Diseases.  16:205-213. 1998
1998 High mucosal levels of tumor necrosis factor α messenger RNA in AIDS- associated cytomegalovirus-induced esophagitisGastroenterology.  114:77-82. 1998
1998 How many times can you reuse a 'single-use' sphincterotome? A prospective evaluationGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  48:58-60. 1998
1998 The prevalence and significance of leukocytosis in upper gastrointestinal bleedingAmerican Journal of the Medical Sciences.  315:233-236. 1998
1997 Prospective evaluation of the gastrointestinal tract in patients with iron deficiency and no systemic or gastrointestinal symptoms or signsAmerican Journal of Medicine.  103:405-409. 1997
1997 Blood urea nitrogen to creatinine concentration in gastrointestinal bleeding: A reappraisalAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  92:1796-1799. 1997
1997 Bronchoesophageal fistula as a complication of cytomegalovirus esophagitis in AIDS [1]Endoscopy.  29. 1997
1997 Features associated with painless peptic ulcer bleedingAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  92:1289-1292. 1997
1997 Association of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs with outcome in upper and lower gastrointestinal bleedingDigestive Diseases and Sciences.  42:985-989. 1997
1997 Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs are associated with both upper and lower gastrointestinal bleedingDigestive Diseases and Sciences.  42:990-997. 1997
1997 Barrett's adenocarcinoma in a patient with acquired immune deficiency syndromeJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology.  24:184-191. 1997
1997 Chronic unexplained diarrhea in AIDS: Approach to diagnosis and managementAIDS patient care.  11:13-17. 1997
1997 A prospective characterization of upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage presenting with hematocheziaAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  92:231-235. 1997
1997 A prospective trial of thalidomide for the treatment of HIV-associated idiopathic esophageal ulcersAIDS Research and Human Retroviruses.  13:301-304. 1997
1997 A randomized, double-blind comparison of itraconazole oral solution and fluconazole tablets in the treatment of esophageal candidiasisJournal of Infectious Diseases.  176:227-232. 1997
1997 Choice of long-term strategy for the management of patients with severe esophagitis: A cost-utility analysisGastroenterology.  112:1078-1086. 1997
1997 Detection of septata intestinalis (microsporidia) cali et al. 1993 using polymerase chain reaction primers targeting the small subunit ribosomal RNA coding regionMolecular Diagnosis.  2:47-52. 1997
1997 Endoscopic features of gastroduodenal cryptococcosis in AIDSGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  45:315-317. 1997
1997 How many times can you use a sphincterotome?: A prospective evaluationGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  45. 1997
1997 Lower gastrointestinal bleeding in patients with aids: A comparative studyGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  45. 1997
1997 Review article: The therapy of gastrointestinal infections associated with the acquired immunodeficiency syndromeAlimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  11:425-443. 1997
1997 Unusual endoscopic features of gastric and duodenal cryptosporidiosis in AIDSGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  45:525-527. 1997
1996 Etiology of esophageal disease in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients who fail antifungal therapyAmerican Journal of Medicine.  101:599-604. 1996
1996 Symptom-specific use of upper gastrointestinal endoscopy in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients yields high dividendsJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology.  23:292-298. 1996
1996 Diagnosis and treatment of esophageal diseases associated with HIV infectionAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  91:2265-2269. 1996
1996 Upper gastrointestinal bleeding in patients with chronic renal failure: Role of vascular ectasiaAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  91:2329-2332. 1996
1996 Endoscopic-pathologic correlates of Candida esophagitis in acquired immunodeficiency syndromeDigestive Diseases and Sciences.  41:1337-1345. 1996
1996 Long-term use of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs and other chemopreventors and risk of subsequent colorectal neoplasiaDigestive Diseases and Sciences.  41:1319-1326. 1996
1996 A prospective endoscopic evaluation of the causes of upper GI hemorrhage in alcoholics: A focus on alcoholic gastropathyAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  91:1343-1347. 1996
1996 Atovaquone is effective treatment for the symptoms of gastrointestinal microsporidiosis in HIV-1-infected patientsAIDS.  10:619-623. 1996
1996 Managing active HIV diseasePatient Care -Darien Connecticut then Montvale-.  30:103-128. 1996
1996 AGA technical review: Malnutrition and cachexia, chronic diarrhea, and hepatobiliary disease in patients with human immunodeficiency virus infectionGastroenterology.  111:1724-1752. 1996
1996 Chronic unexplained diarrhea in human immunodeficiency virus infection: Determination of the best diagnostic approachGastroenterology.  110:30-37. 1996
1996 Chronic unexplained diarrhea in human immunodeficiency virus infection: Determination of the best diagnostic approach [3]Gastroenterology.  111:269-270. 1996
1996 Cytomegalovirus (CMV) colitis in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS): Endoscopic patterns of diseaseGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  43:373. 1996
1996 Esophageal ulcers in AIDS [3]Annals of Internal Medicine.  124:928-929. 1996
1996 Etiology, evaluation, and outcome of jaundice in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndromeHepatology.  23:728-733. 1996
1996 Fluconazole compared with endoscopy for human immunodeficiency virus- infected patients with esophageal symptomsGastroenterology.  110:1803-1809. 1996
1996 Is sterile water necessary in the water bottle for endoscopic procedures: A prospective clinical and microbiological studyGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  43:323. 1996
1996 Prospective evaluation of biopsy number for the diagnosis of viral esophagitis in patients with HIV infection and esophageal ulcerGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  44:587-593. 1996
1996 Use of CD4 cell counts of HIV-infected patients as a sensitive predictor of opportunistic infectious findings at upper gastrointestinal endoscopyGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  43:291. 1996
1996 Use of sterile compared with tap water in gastrointestinal endoscopic proceduresAmerican Journal of Infection Control.  24:407-410. 1996
1995 Localization of an obstructing esophageal lesion - Is the patient accurate?Digestive Diseases and Sciences.  40:2192-2196. 1995
1995 Aspirin and the Risk of Digestive Cancers-In ReplyArchives of Internal Medicine -New Series-.  155:214-217. 1995
1995 A technique to examine the underlying mucosa in patients with AIDS and severe Candida esophagitisGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  42:360-363. 1995
1995 Computed tomographic findings in pseudomembranous colitis: An important clue to the diagnosisSouthern Medical Journal.  88:929-933. 1995
1995 Crohn’s disease masquerading as systemic lupus erythematosusSouthern Medical Journal.  88:1081-1083. 1995
1995 Cytomegalovirus esophagitis in AIDS: A prospective evaluation of clinical response to ganciclovir therapy, relapse rate, and long-term outcomeAmerican Journal of Medicine.  98:169-176. 1995
1995 Esophageal ulceration in human immunodeficiency virus infection. Causes, response to therapy, and long-term outcomeAnnals of Internal Medicine.  123:143-149. 1995
1995 Evaluation of idiopathic esophageal ulceration for human immunodeficiency virusModern Pathology.  8:568-572. 1995
1995 Multicenter trial of octreotide in patients with refractory acquired immunodeficiency syndrome-associated diarrheaGastroenterology.  108:1753-1760. 1995
1995 Prospective Evaluation of Oropharyngeal Findings in Human Immunodeficiency Virus‐infected Patients with Esophageal UlcerationAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  90:1938-1941. 1995
1995 Short‐Term In Vitro Culture and Molecular Analysis of the Microsporidian, Enterocytozoon bieneusiJournal of Eukaryotic Microbiology.  42:506-510. 1995
1995 The presence of Enterocytozoon bieneusi spores in the lamina propria of small bowel biopsies with no evidence of disseminated microsporidiosisArchives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine.  119:424-428. 1995
1994 Aspirin and Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug Use and the Risk of Subsequent Colorectal CancerArchives of Internal Medicine -New Series-.  154:394-400. 1994
1994 Aspirin and Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug Use and the Risk of Subsequent Colorectal CancerArchives of Internal Medicine -New Series-.  154:394-400. 1994
1994 Striking prevalence of over-the-counter nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug use in patients with upper gastrointestinal hemorrhageArchives of Internal Medicine -New Series-.  154:42-46. 1994
1994 Comparison of Two Corticosteroid Regimens for the Treatment of HIV‐associated Idiopathic Esophageal UlcerAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  89:2163-2167. 1994
1994 Esophageal infections: etiology, diagnosis, and management.The Gastroenterologist.  2:188-206. 1994
1994 Gastric syphilis: Report of seven cases and review of the literatureJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology.  18:4-9. 1994
1994 Idiopathic Anorectal Ulceration in Patients with Human Immunodeficiency Virus InfectionAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  89:599-604. 1994
1994 Nifedipine (Procardia XL) as a cause of false-positive results on barium enema studySouthern Medical Journal.  87:808-810. 1994
1994 Polyvinylpyrrolidone storage disease: A source of error in the diagnosis of signet ring cell gastric adenocarcinomaUltrastructural Pathology.  18:271-278. 1994
1994 Prospective endoscopic characterization of cytomegalovirus esophagitis in AIDSGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  40:481-484. 1994
1994 Re: Etiology of Human Immunodeficiency Virusassociated Idiopathic Esophageal UlcerAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  89:1913-1913. 1994
1994 Short report: time course of clinical response with fluconazole for Candida oesophagitis in patients with AIDSAlimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics.  8:347-350. 1994
1994 Splenic infection simulating lymphoma: An unusual presentation of disseminated pneumocystis carinii infectionSouthern Medical Journal.  87:530-536. 1994
1994 Variable endoscopic appearance of colonic lymphoid tissueJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology.  19:158-165. 1994
1993 Endoscopic characterization of idiopathic esophageal ulceration associated with human immunodeficiency virus infectionJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology.  16:251-256. 1993
1993 Prevalence of Silent Myocardial Ischemia and Arrhythmias in Patients With Coronary Heart Disease Undergoing Gastrointestinal Tract Endoscopic ProceduresArchives of Internal Medicine -New Series-.  153:2325-2332. 1993
1993 Re: In Search of CMVAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  88:1459-1460. 1993
1993 SPONTANEOUS HEALING OF A CYTOMEGALOVIRUS ESOPHAGEAL ULCERATION IN A PATIENT WITH ACQUIRED IMMUNODEFICIENCY SYNDROMEAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  88:2111-2112. 1993
1993 Serious gastrointestinal disorders associated with human immunodeficiency virus infectionCritical Care Clinics.  9:73-88. 1993
1992 Cytomegalovirus peritonitis in a patient with the acquired immunodeficiency syndromeDigestive Diseases and Sciences.  37:1288-1291. 1992
1992 Esophageal disease in the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome: Etiology, diagnosis, and managementAmerican Journal of Medicine.  92:412-421. 1992
1992 Improved light-microscopical detection of microsporidia spores in stool and duodenal aspiratesNew England Journal of Medicine.  326:161-166. 1992
1992 A pilot study of oral corticosteroid therapy for idiopathic esophageal ulcerations associated with human immunodeficiency virus infectionAmerican Journal of Medicine.  93:131-134. 1992
1992 Atypical cytomegalovirus inclusions in gastrointestinal biopsy specimens from patients with the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome: Diagnostic role of in situ nucleic acid hybridizationHuman Pathology.  23:1019-1026. 1992
1992 Endoscopic diagnosis of gastric neuroendocrine carcinoma complicated by upper gastrointestinal hemorrhageGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  38:711-713. 1992
1992 Endoscopy-negative upper gastrointestinal bleeding in a patient with chronic pancreatitisGastroenterology.  102:320-329. 1992
1992 Prospective Evaluation of a Peritoneal Dialysis Catheter System for Large Volume ParacentesisAmerican Journal of Gastroenterology.  87:1443-1446. 1992
1992 Symptomatic CMV duodenitis: An important clinical problem in AIDSJournal of Clinical Gastroenterology.  14:293-297. 1992
1991 Characterization of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 strains recovered from the bowel of infected individualsVirology.  182:802-809. 1991
1991 High-protein ascites in patients with the acquired immunodeficiency syndromeGastroenterology.  100:745-748. 1991
1990 Campylobacter-like organisms are uncommon pathogens in patients infected with the human immunodeficiency virusJournal of Clinical Microbiology.  28:2370-2371. 1990
1990 Colonoscopic diagnosis of paraprosthetic-enteric fistulaGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  36:166-167. 1990
1990 Cytomegalovirus esophagitis in patients with AIDS: A clinical, endoscopic, and pathologic correlationAnnals of Internal Medicine.  113:589-593. 1990
1990 Cytomegalovirus-associated acute pancreatic disease in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. Report of two patientsGastroenterology.  99:263-267. 1990
1990 Disseminated histoplasmosis in AIDS: an unusual case of esophageal involvement and gastrointestinal bleedingGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  36:604-605. 1990
1990 Utility of droperidol for conscious sedation in gastrointestinal endoscopic proceduresGastrointestinal Endoscopy.  36:112-115. 1990
1988 Evaluation and treatment of gastrointestinal tract hemorrhage in patients with AIDSGastroenterology Clinics of North America.  17:639-648. 1988
1988 Gastrointestinal bleeding in patients receiving long-term anticoagulant therapyAmerican Journal of Medicine.  84:683-690. 1988
1988 Stress Ulcer Prophylaxis in Medical Patients: Who, What, and How Much?American Journal of Gastroenterology.  83:1199-1211. 1988
1987 Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis: A review of pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatmentMedicine.  66:447-456. 1987

Book

Year Title Altmetric
2010 Frontiers of Gastrointestinal Research: Introduction.  Ed. 27.  2010
2009 Interventional and therapeutic gastrointestinal endoscopy.  Ed. 27.  2009

Chapter

Year Title Altmetric
2016 Hemostasis of acute small intestinal bleeding.  195-205. 2016
2012 AIDS and the Gut.  865-872. 2012
2012 Esophagitis in the Immunocompromised Host.  724-741. 2012
2010 Aids and the Gastrointestinal Tract.  396-402. 2010
2010 Infections in the Immunocompetent and Immunocompromised Patient.  267-275. 2010
2010 Endoscopic therapy for peptic ulcer bleeding.  37-54. 2010
2009 Biliary stone extraction.  337-344. 2009
2009 Esophageal Infections and Disorders Associated with Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome.  813-825. 2009
2007 The Options for Palliation of Esophageal Adenocarcinoma.  277-288. 2007
2006 Enteric Infections in Immunocompromised Hosts.  105-121. 2006
2006 HIV-Associated Hepatobiliary Disease.  781-792. 2006
2006 Human Immunodeficiency virus and inflammatory bowel disease.  863-873. 2006

Principal Investigator On

  • Sphincterotomy in Acute Recurrent Pancreatitis with Pancreas Divisum Trial  awarded by Medical University of South Carolina 2018 - 2023
  • Private Grant  awarded by ABBVIE INC 2014 - 2020
  • Private Grant  awarded by STASON PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. 2016 - 2017
  • Rome Foundation Traveling Professorship and Lectureship Program  awarded by ROME FOUNDATION 2016
  • Private Grant  awarded by FLORIDA HOSPITAL 2012 - 2016
  • UAB / UMN SPORE in Pancreatic Cancer - Core D  awarded by National Cancer Institute/NIH/DHHS 2010 - 2016
  • Rome Foundation Traveling Professorship and Lectureship Program  awarded by ROME FOUNDATION 2015
  • Private Grant  awarded by FLORIDA HOSPITAL 2013 - 2014
  • Private Grant  awarded by FLORIDA HOSPITAL 2013 - 2014
  • Private Grant  awarded by FLORIDA HOSPITAL 2013 - 2014
  • Private Grant  awarded by REPLIGEN CORPORATION 2008 - 2013
  • Private Grant  awarded by Genentech 2012 - 2013
  • Pilot Prospective Study of Minor Papilla Endoscopic Sphincterotomy for Pancreas Divisum  awarded by Medical University of South Carolina 2010 - 2013
  • NAPS2-AS: Race Dependent Risk for Pancreatitis  awarded by University of Pittsburgh 2010 - 2013
  • Educational Fellowship for Nipun Reddy  awarded by University of Colorado 2013
  • Study of Nutrition in Acute Pancreatic (SNAP): Feeding Pancreatic Rest in Acute Pancreatitis  awarded by University of Pittsburgh 2011 - 2012
  • NAPS2 Continuation Genome Wide Association Study of Pancreatitis  awarded by University of Pittsburgh 2011 - 2012
  • Private Grant  awarded by SHIRE LABORATORIES, INC. 2010
  • Evaluating Predictor Interventions in Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction (EPISOD) Study  awarded by Medical University of South Carolina 2007 - 2010
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  • 28-450 - CLINICAL GASTROENTEROLOGY (Spring Term 2011) 2011
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  • Education And Training

  • UAB Hospital, Internship 1984
  • UAB Hospital, Residency 1986
  • San Francisco General Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship 1990
  • UCSF Medical Center, Postdoctoral Fellowship 1989
  • Full Name

  • Charles Wilcox