Recent Publications


The faculty and fellows in our Division publish a high volume of top-notch research articles covering all areas of gastroenterology and hepatology. Check out some of our most recent publications.

Latest publications from Gastroenterology Division faculty:

De Novo Diagnosis of Lymphocytic Colitis After SARS-CoV-2 Vaccination.
Lee P, Wei MT, Gubatan J, Forgó E, Berry GJ, Verma R, Friedland S.
ACG Case Rep J. 2022 Sep 7;9(9):e00849. doi: 10.14309/crj.0000000000000849. eCollection 2022 Sep.
PMID: 36134123 Free PMC article.

Erasing Giant Folds: Ménétrier's Disease Treated with Cetuximab.
Ramrakhiani H, Triadafilopoulos G.
Dig Dis Sci. 2022 Sep 20. doi: 10.1007/s10620-022-07692-5. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36125594 No abstract available.

Hiding in Planus Sight: Localized Ulcerative Jejunitis in a Patient with Celiac Disease.
Zhou W, Triadafilopoulos G, Fernandez-Becker N.
Dig Dis Sci. 2022 Sep 20. doi: 10.1007/s10620-022-07693-4. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36125592 No abstract available.

Pediatric Endoscopy Blocks: Enhanced Efficiency and Endoscopist Satisfaction.
Barakat MT, Pei F, Gugig R.
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2022 Sep 20. doi: 10.1097/MPG.0000000000003624. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36123768

Shc is implicated in calreticulin-mediated sterile inflammation in alcoholic hepatitis.
Li Y, Jiang JX, Fan W, Fish SR, Das S, Gupta P, Mozes G, Vancza L, Sarkar S, Kunimoto K, Chen D, Park H, Clemens D, Tomilov A, Cortopassi G, Török NJ.
Cell Mol Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2022 Sep 16:S2352-345X(22)00197-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jcmgh.2022.09.005. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36122677

Forecasted 2040 Global Prevalence of NAFLD using Hierarchical Bayesian Approach.
Le MH, Yeo YH, Zou B, Barnet S, Henry L, Cheung R, Nguyen MH.
Clin Mol Hepatol. 2022 Sep 19. doi: 10.3350/cmh.2022.0239. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36117442

Bulevirtide and tenofovir combination therapy for hepatitis D virus infection: longer treatment and more diverse trial populations are needed.
Ito T, Nguyen MH.
Lancet Infect Dis. 2022 Sep 13:S1473-3099(22)00412-1. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(22)00412-1. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36113539 No abstract available.

A phase IV clinical trial of gastrointestinal motility in adult patients with migraine before and after initiation of a calcitonin gene-related peptide ligand (galcanezumab) or receptor (erenumab) antagonist.
Kudrow D, Nguyen L, Semler J, Stroud C, Samaan K, Hoban DB, Wietecha L, Hsu HA, Pearlman E.
Headache. 2022 Sep 16. doi: 10.1111/head.14390. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36111429

Gaps in hepatocellular carcinoma surveillance in a United States cohort of insured patients with cirrhosis.
Nguyen MH, Roberts LR, Engel-Nitz NM, Bancroft T, Ozbay AB, Singal AG.
Curr Med Res Opin. 2022 Sep 22:1-11. doi: 10.1080/03007995.2022.2124070. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36111416

Accuracy and agreement of a large panel of endosonographers for endomicroscopy-guided virtual biopsy of pancreatic cystic lesions.
Machicado JD, Napoleon B, Lennon AM, El-Dika S, Pereira SP, Tan D, Pannala R, Girotra M, Kongkam P, Bertani H, Feng Y, Sijie H, Zhong N, Valantin V, Leblanc S, Hinton A, Krishna SG.
Pancreatology. 2022 Aug 31:S1424-3903(22)00483-5. doi: 10.1016/j.pan.2022.08.012. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36089484

SARS-CoV-2 vaccination and risk of severe COVID-19 outcomes in patients with autoimmune hepatitis.
Efe C, Taşçılar K, Gerussi A, Bolis F, Lammert C, Ebik B, Stättermayer AF, Cengiz M, Gökçe DT, Cristoferi L, Peralta M, Massoumi H, Montes P, Cerda E, Rigamonti C, Yapalı S, Adali G, Çalışkan AR, Balaban Y, Eren F, Eşkazan T, Barutçu S, Lytvyak E, Zazueta GM, Kayhan MA, Heurgue-Berlot A, De Martin E, Yavuz A, Bıyık M, Narro GC, Duman S, Hernandez N, Gatselis NK, Aguirre J, Idilman R, Silva M, Mendizabal M, Atay K, Güzelbulut F, Dhanasekaran R, Montano-Loza AJ, Dalekos GN, Ridruejo E, Invernizzi P, Wahlin S.
J Autoimmun. 2022 Sep 7;132:102906. doi: 10.1016/j.jaut.2022.102906. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36088883 Free PMC article.

The Tumor Immune Microenvironment in Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma: Neither Hot nor Cold.
Rubin SJS, Sojwal RS, Gubatan J, Rogalla S.
Cancers (Basel). 2022 Aug 31;14(17):4236. doi: 10.3390/cancers14174236.
PMID: 36077772 Free PMC article.

Design, construction, and in vivo augmentation of a complex gut microbiome.
Cheng AG, Ho PY, Aranda-Díaz A, Jain S, Yu FB, Meng X, Wang M, Iakiviak M, Nagashima K, Zhao A, Murugkar P, Patil A, Atabakhsh K, Weakley A, Yan J, Brumbaugh AR, Higginbottom S, Dimas A, Shiver AL, Deutschbauer A, Neff N, Sonnenburg JL, Huang KC, Fischbach MA.
Cell. 2022 Sep 15;185(19):3617-3636.e19. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2022.08.003. Epub 2022 Sep 6.
PMID: 36070752

Liver complications in untreated treatment-ineligible versus treated treatment-eligible patients with hepatitis B.
Huang DQ, Lee DH, Le MH, Le A, Yeo YH, Trinh HN, Chung M, Nguyen V, Johnson T, Zhang JQ, Wong C, Wong C, Li J, Cheung R, Nguyen MH.
Dig Dis. 2022 Sep 7. doi: 10.1159/000526933. Online ahead of print
PMID: 36070707

Effectiveness of entecavir vs tenofovir disoproxil fumarate for functional cure of chronic hepatitis B in an international cohort.
Hsu YC, Jun DW, Peng CY, Yeh ML, Trinh H, Wong GL, Kim SE, Chen CH, Oh H, Lin CH, Trinh L, Wong VW, Yoon E, Ahn SB, Huang D, Cho YK, Jeong JY, Jeong SW, Kim HS, Xie Q, Liu L, Riveiro-Barciela M, Tsai PC, Accarino EV, Toyoda H, Enomoto M, Preda C, Marciano S, Hoang J, Huang CF, Kozuka R, Yasuda S, Istratescu D, Lee DH, Su JY, Huang YT, Huang JF, Dai CY, Chuang WL, Yuen MF, Gadano A, Cheung R, Lim SG, Buti M, Yu ML, Nguyen MH.
Hepatol Int. 2022 Sep 7. doi: 10.1007/s12072-022-10411-x. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36070123

Clinical characteristics and outcomes in those with primary extrahepatic malignancy and malignant ascites.
Alshuwaykh O, Cheung A, Goel A, Kwong A, Dhanasekaran R, Ghaziani TT, Ahmed A, Daugherty T, Dronamraju D, Kumari R, Nguyen M, Kim WR, Kwo PY.
BMC Gastroenterol. 2022 Sep 5;22(1):410. doi: 10.1186/s12876-022-02487-4.
PMID: 36064324 Free PMC article.

Letter to the editor: Screening for fatty liver disease and fibrosis in the elderly population: A call for action.
Li J, Nguyen MH.
Hepatology. 2022 Aug 11. doi: 10.1002/hep.32727. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36057133 No abstract available.

Hypoglycaemia events with iGlarLixi versus premix biphasic insulin aspart 30 (BIAsp 30) in people with type 2 diabetes advancing from basal insulin: An analysis of the SoliMix trial.
McCrimmon RJ, Home P, Cheng A, Giorgino F, Fonseca V, Souhami E, Alvarez A, Picard P, Rosenstock J.
Diabetes Obes Metab. 2022 Aug 23. doi: 10.1111/dom.14825. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36054624

Hypoglycaemia events with iGlarLixi versus premix biphasic insulin aspart 30 (BIAsp 30) in people with type 2 diabetes advancing from basal insulin: An analysis of the SoliMix trial.
McCrimmon RJ, Home P, Cheng A, Giorgino F, Fonseca V, Souhami E, Alvarez A, Picard P, Rosenstock J.
Diabetes Obes Metab. 2022 Aug 23. doi: 10.1111/dom.14825. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36054624

Assessment of donor quality and risk of graft failure after liver transplantation: The ID2 EAL score.
Asrani SK, Saracino G, Wall A, Trotter JF, Testa G, Hernaez R, Sharma P, Kwong A, Banerjee S, McKenna G.
Am J Transplant. 2022 Sep 2. doi: 10.1111/ajt.17191. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36053559

Mortality in End Stage Liver Patients Above MELD 3.0 of 40.
Tarlow BD, Kim WR, Mannalithara A, Kwo PY, Bonham CA, Kwong A.
Hepatology. 2022 Sep 2. doi: 10.1002/hep.32770. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36052665

Impact of Donor Liver Macrovesicular Steatosis on Deceased Donor Yield and Posttransplant Outcome.
Kwong AJ, Kim WR, Lake J, Stock PG, Wang CJ, Wetmore JB, Melcher ML, Wey A, Salkowski N, Snyder JJ, Israni AK.
Transplantation. 2022 Aug 31. doi: 10.1097/TP.0000000000004291. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36042548

Best Practices in Pancreatico-biliary Stenting and EUS-guided Drainage.
Medas R, Ferreira-Silva J, Girotra M, Barakat M, Tabibian JH, Rodrigues-Pinto E.
J Clin Gastroenterol. 2022 Aug 31. doi: 10.1097/MCG.0000000000001760. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36040964

Quantitative MRI of chronic pancreatitis: results from a multi-institutional prospective study, magnetic resonance imaging as a non-invasive method for assessment of pancreatic fibrosis (MINIMAP).
Tirkes T, Yadav D, Conwell DL, Territo PR, Zhao X, Persohn SA, Dasyam AK, Shah ZK, Venkatesh SK, Takahashi N, Wachsman A, Li L, Li Y, Pandol SJ, Park WG, Vege SS, Hart PA, Topazian M, Andersen DK, Fogel EL; Consortium for the Study of Chronic Pancreatitis, Diabetes, Pancreatic Cancer (CPDPC).
Abdom Radiol (NY). 2022 Aug 29:1-14. doi: 10.1007/s00261-022-03654-7. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36038644 Free PMC article.

Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic-related Colorectal Cancer Screening Delays Impact Unscreened Older Adults the Most, But Mitigation Strategies Exist.
Sinha S, Li Z, Bar-Mashiah A, Ladabaum U, Sharaf RN.
Gastroenterology. 2022 Aug 22:S0016-5085(22)00961-1. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2022.08.035. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36007579 Free PMC article. No abstract available.

Incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma in chronic hepatitis B virus infection in those not meeting criteria for antiviral therapy.
Alshuwaykh O, Daugherty T, Cheung A, Goel A, Dhanasekaran R, Ghaziani TT, Ahmed A, Dronamraju D, Kumari R, Kwong A, Nguyen M, Kim WR, Kwo PY.
Hepatol Commun. 2022 Aug 25. doi: 10.1002/hep4.2064. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 36004713

Best Practices in Treatment of Laryngopharyngeal Reflux Disease: A Multidisciplinary Modified Delphi Study.
Kamal AN, Dhar SI, Bock JM, Clarke JO, Lechien JR, Allen J, Belafsky PC, Blumin JH, Chan WW, Fass R, Fisichella PM, Marohn M, O'Rourke AK, Postma G, Savarino EV, Vaezi MF, Carroll TL, Akst LM.
Dig Dis Sci. 2022 Aug 22. doi: 10.1007/s10620-022-07672-9. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 35995882

Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on liver disease-related mortality rates in the United States.
Gao X, Lv F, He X, Zhao Y, Liu Y, Zu J, Henry L, Wang J, Yeo YH, Ji F, Nguyen MH.
J Hepatol. 2022 Aug 18:S0168-8278(22)02994-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2022.07.028. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 35988691

Programmable antivirals targeting critical conserved viral RNA secondary structures from influenza A virus and SARS-CoV-2.
Hagey RJ, Elazar M, Pham EA, Tian S, Ben-Avi L, Bernardin-Souibgui C, Yee MF, Moreira FR, Rabinovitch MV, Meganck RM, Fram B, Beck A, Gibson SA, Lam G, Devera J, Kladwang W, Nguyen K, Xiong A, Schaffert S, Avisar T, Liu P, Rustagi A, Fichtenbaum CJ, Pang PS, Khatri P, Tseng CT, Taubenberger JK, Blish CA, Hurst BL, Sheahan TP, Das R, Glenn JS.
Nat Med. 2022 Sep;28(9):1944-1955. doi: 10.1038/s41591-022-01908-x. Epub 2022 Aug 18.
PMID: 35982307

Transient Elastography and Serum-based Tests for Diagnosis of Fatty Liver and Advanced Fibrosis in a Community Cohort- a Cross Sectional Analysis.
Le MH, Henry L, Cheung R, Nguyen MH.
Dig Dis. 2022 Aug 16. doi: 10.1159/000526503. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 35973400

Clinical role of ambulatory reflux monitoring in PPI non-responders: Recommendation statements.
Yadlapati R, Gawron AJ, Gyawali CP, Chen J, Clarke J, Fass R, Jain A, Lynch K, Khan A, Katz PO, Katzka DA, Richter J, Schnoll-Sussman F, Spechler SJ, Vaezi MF, Vela M, Pandolfino JE.
Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2022 Aug 16. doi: 10.1111/apt.17180. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 35971888

Low Performance of Hepatitis Delta Virus Testing Among Two National Cohorts of Chronic Hepatitis B Patients in the United States.
Wong RJ, Kaufman HW, Niles JK, Chen C, Yang Z, Kapoor H, Cheung R, Gish RG.
Am J Gastroenterol. 2022 Aug 12. doi: 10.14309/ajg.0000000000001947. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 35971233

Kim D, Konyn P, Ahmed A.
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2022 Aug 11:S1542-3565(22)00766-2. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2022.08.002. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 35963540 No abstract available.

Liver allocation policies for hepatocellular carcinoma have leveled the playing field-But who should be playing?
Kwong AJ, Mehta N.
Liver Transpl. 2022 Aug 12. doi: 10.1002/lt.26555. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 35959967 No abstract available.

In vivo visualization and molecular targeting of the cardiac conduction system.
Goodyer WR, Beyersdorf BM, Duan L, van den Berg NS, Mantri S, Galdos FX, Puluca N, Buikema JW, Lee S, Salmi D, Robinson ER, Rogalla S, Cogan DP, Khosla C, Rosenthal EL, Wu SM.
J Clin Invest. 2022 Aug 11:e156955. doi: 10.1172/JCI156955. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 35951416

Leading causes of death in Asian Indians in the United States (2005-2017).
Fernandez Perez C, Xi K, Simha A, Shah NS, Huang RJ, Palaniappan L, Chung S, Au T, Sharp N, Islas N, Srinivasan M.
PLoS One. 2022 Aug 10;17(8):e0271375. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0271375. eCollection 2022.
PMID: 35947608 Free PMC article.

Cost-Effectiveness of Earlier or More Intensive Colorectal Cancer Screening in Overweight and Obese Patients.
Yeoh A, Mannalithara A, Ladabaum U.
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2022 Aug 5:S1542-3565(22)00726-1. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2022.07.028. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 35940514

ACG Clinical Guideline: Gastroparesis.
Camilleri M, Kuo B, Nguyen L, Vaughn VM, Petrey J, Greer K, Yadlapati R, Abell TL.
Am J Gastroenterol. 2022 Aug 1;117(8):1197-1220. doi: 10.14309/ajg.0000000000001874. Epub 2022 Jun 3.
PMID: 35926490

Heterogeneity in Center Practices in Liver Transplantation for Alcohol-Associated Liver Disease in the United States.
Lim N, Kwong AJ, Jafri SM, Jesse MT, Kriss M, Nair K, Pillai A, Shingina A, Tang Q, Desai AP.
Am J Gastroenterol. 2022 Sep 1;117(9):1530-1535. doi: 10.14309/ajg.0000000000001863. Epub 2022 Aug 1.
PMID: 35916539

Clinical insights into drug-associated pancreatic injury.
Barakat MT, Abu-El-Haija M, Husain SZ.
Curr Opin Gastroenterol. 2022 Sep 1;38(5):482-486. doi: 10.1097/MOG.0000000000000865.
PMID: 35916322 Review.

Changing trends in aetiology-based hospitalizations with end-stage liver disease in the United States from 2016 to 2019.
Kim D, Perumpail BJ, Alshuwaykh O, Dennis BB, Cholankeril G, Ahmed A.
Liver Int. 2022 Jul 29. doi: 10.1111/liv.15381. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 35906461

Bariatric surgery, obesity and liver transplantation.
Ahmed Z, Khan MA, Vazquez-Montesino LM, Ahmed A.
Transl Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2022 Jul 25;7:25. doi: 10.21037/tgh-2020-14. eCollection 2022.
PMID: 35892056 Free PMC article. Review.

Ethical and allocation issues in liver transplant candidates with alcohol related liver disease.
Sedki M, Ahmed A, Goel A.
Transl Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2022 Jul 25;7:26. doi: 10.21037/tgh-2020-13. eCollection 2022.
PMID: 35892052 Free PMC article. Review.

Gut Microbiome in Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Role in Pathogenesis, Dietary Modulation, and Colitis-Associated Colon Cancer.
Gubatan J, Boye TL, Temby M, Sojwal RS, Holman DR, Sinha SR, Rogalla SR, Nielsen OH.
Microorganisms. 2022 Jul 7;10(7):1371. doi: 10.3390/microorganisms10071371.
PMID: 35889090 Free PMC article. Review.

Efficacy and Safety of a Botanical Formula Fuzheng Huayu for Hepatic Fibrosis in Patients with CHC: Results of a Phase 2 Clinical Trial.
Hassanein T, Tai D, Liu C, Box TD, Tong MJ, Rossaro L, Pozza R, Glenn JS, Cheung R, Hemaidan A, He Y, Behling C, Hu X, Makhlouf H, Fan H, Ren Y, Khim Chng EL, Liu P, Vierling JM.
Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2022 Jul 15;2022:4494099. doi: 10.1155/2022/4494099. eCollection 2022.
PMID: 35873630 Free PMC article.

A review of the rationale for the testing of the calcineurin inhibitor tacrolimus for post-ERCP pancreatitis prevention.
Barakat MT, Khalid A, Yu M, Ding Y, Murayi JA, Jayaraman T, Poropatich R, Akshintala V, Juakiem W, Wen L, Papachristou GI, Husain SZ.
Pancreatology. 2022 Sep;22(6):678-682. doi: 10.1016/j.pan.2022.07.003. Epub 2022 Jul 13.
PMID: 35872075 Review.

Rectal INdomethacin, oral TacROlimus, or their combination for the prevention of post-ERCP pancreatitis (INTRO Trial): Protocol for a randomized, controlled, double-blinded trial.
Akshintala VS, Husain SZ, Brenner TA, Singh A, Singh VK, Khashab MA, Sperna Weiland CJ, van Geenen EJM, Bush N, Barakat M, Srivastava A, Kochhar R, Talukdar R, Rodge G, Wu CCH, Lakhtakia S, Sinha SK, Goenka MK, Reddy DN.
Pancreatology. 2022 Jul 19:S1424-3903(22)00463-X. doi: 10.1016/j.pan.2022.07.008. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 35872074

Contemporary Changes in Etiology for Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Liver Transplantation.
Goff C, Shaikh A, Goli K, El-Serag HB, Kanwal F, Cholankeril G; Collaborators from Liver Cancer Investigator Working Group.
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2022 Jul 20:S1542-3565(22)00676-0. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2022.07.009. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 35870770 No abstract available.

Paternal Medications in Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Male Fertility and Reproductive Outcomes: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.
Gubatan J, Barber GE, Nielsen OH, Juhl CB, Maxwell C, Eisenberg ML, Streett SE.
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2022 Jul 20:S1542-3565(22)00675-9. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2022.07.008. Online ahead of print
PMID: 35870769 Review.

Increased mortality of patients with alcohol-related liver diseases during the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States.
Yeo YH, Zou B, Cheung R, Nguyen MH.
J Intern Med. 2022 Jul 22:10.1111/joim.13545. doi: 10.1111/joim.13545. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 35869603 Free PMC article. No abstract available.

T1 signal intensity ratio of the pancreas as an imaging biomarker for the staging of chronic pancreatitis.
Tirkes T, Dasyam AK, Shah ZK, Fogel EL, Vege SS, Li L, Li S, Chang ST, Farinas CA, Grajo JR, Mawad K, Takahashi N, Venkatesh SK, Wachsman A, Fisher WE, Forsmark CE, Hart PA, Pandol SJ, Park WG, Van Den Eeden SK, Yang Y, Topazian M, Andersen DK, Serrano J, Conwell DL, Yadav D; Consortium for the Study of Chronic Pancreatitis, Diabetes, Pancreatic Cancer (CPDPC).
Abdom Radiol (NY). 2022 Oct;47(10):3507-3519. doi: 10.1007/s00261-022-03611-4. Epub 2022 Jul 20.
PMID: 35857066

Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Liver Fibrosis during Aging.
Li Y, Adeniji NT, Fan W, Kunimoto K, Török NJ.
Aging Dis. 2022 Jul 11;13(4):1239-1251. doi: 10.14336/AD.2022.0318. eCollection 2022 Jul 11.
PMID: 35855331 Free PMC article. Review.

Use and outcomes of hepatitis B virus-positive grafts in orthotopic liver transplantation in the United States from 1999 to 2021.
Ali SE, Vutien P, Bonham CA, Landis C, Kwo P, Esquivel C, Nguyen MH.
Liver Transpl. 2022 Jul 17. doi: 10.1002/lt.26543. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 35844046

Management of Helicobacter pylori Infection: A Comparison between Korea and the United States.
Kim SE, Hwang JH.
Gut Liver. 2022 Jul 15;16(4):503-514. doi: 10.5009/gnl210224. Epub 2021 Oct 25.
PMID: 35843686 Free PMC article. Review.

Trends in Etiology-based Mortality From Chronic Liver Disease Before and During COVID-19 Pandemic in the United States.
Kim D, Alshuwaykh O, Dennis BB, Cholankeril G, Ahmed A.
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2022 Jul 8;20(10):2307-2316.e3. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2022.05.045. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 35811045 Free PMC article.

Cabozantinib plus atezolizumab in advanced hepatocellular carcinoma and the role of adjuvant antiviral therapy.
Ji F, Nguyen MH.
Lancet Oncol. 2022 Aug;23(8):962-963. doi: 10.1016/S1470-2045(22)00383-7. Epub 2022 Jul 4.
PMID: 35798015 No abstract available.

p38γ and p38δ as biomarkers in the interplay of colon cancer and inflammatory bowel diseases.
Fajardo P, Taskova M, Martín-Serrano MA, Hansen J, Slott S, Jakobsen AK, Wibom ML, Salegi B, Muñoz A, Barbachano A, Sharma A, Gubatan JM, Habtezion A, Sanz-Ezquerro JJ, Astakhova K, Cuenda A.
Cancer Commun (Lond). 2022 Sep;42(9):897-901. doi: 10.1002/cac2.12331. Epub 2022 Jul 7.
PMID: 35796643 Free PMC article. No abstract available.

Management of Incidentally Detected Gallbladder Polyps: Society of Radiologists in Ultrasound Consensus Conference Recommendations.
Kamaya A, Fung C, Szpakowski JL, Fetzer DT, Walsh AJ, Alimi Y, Bingham DB, Corwin MT, Dahiya N, Gabriel H, Park WG, Porembka MR, Rodgers SK, Tublin ME, Yuan X, Zhang Y, Middleton WD.
Radiology. 2022 Jul 5:213079. doi: 10.1148/radiol.213079. Online ahead of print.
PMID: 35787200 Review.

Catching Up with the World: Pepsinogen Screening for Gastric Cancer in the United States.
Zhou MJ, Huang RJ.
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2022 Jul 1;31(7):1257-1258. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-22-0372.
PMID: 35775231

The Gastric Cancer Registry: A Genomic Translational Resource for Multidisciplinary Research in Gastric Cancer.
Almeda AF, Grimes SM, Lee H, Greer S, Shin G, McNamara M, Hooker AC, Arce MM, Kubit M, Schauer MC, Van Hummelen P, Ma C, Mills MA, Huang RJ, Hwang JH, Amieva MR, Han SS, Ford JM, Ji HP.
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2022 Sep 2;31(9):1693-1700. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-22-0308.
PMID: 35771165

Can a flexible surgical robot be used in the pediatric population: A feasibility study.
Goyal N, Goldenberg D, Ruszkay N, Tucker J, May J, Wilson MN.
Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2022 Aug;159:111206. doi: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2022.111206. Epub 2022 Jun 13.
PMID: 35759915 Clinical Trial.

Global trends and the impact of chronic hepatitis B and C on disability-adjusted life years.
Veracruz N, Gish RG, Cheung R, Chitnis AS, Wong RJ.
Liver Int. 2022 Oct;42(10):2145-2153. doi: 10.1111/liv.15347. Epub 2022 Jul 4.
PMID: 35753064

Meta-analysis: global prevalence, trend and forecasting of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in children and adolescents, 2000-2021.
Li J, Ha A, Rui F, Zou B, Yang H, Xue Q, Hu X, Xu Y, Henry L, Barakat M, Stave CD, Shi J, Wu C, Cheung R, Nguyen MH.
Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2022 Aug;56(3):396-406. doi: 10.1111/apt.17096. Epub 2022 Jun 23.
PMID: 35736008

Single-cell analyses define a continuum of cell state and composition changes in the malignant transformation of polyps to colorectal cancer.
Becker WR, Nevins SA, Chen DC, Chiu R, Horning AM, Guha TK, Laquindanum R, Mills M, Chaib H, Ladabaum U, Longacre T, Shen J, Esplin ED, Kundaje A, Ford JM, Curtis C, Snyder MP, Greenleaf WJ.
Nat Genet. 2022 Jul;54(7):985-995. doi: 10.1038/s41588-022-01088-x. Epub 2022 Jun 20.
PMID: 35726067 Free PMC article.

Reducing the Burden of Colorectal Cancer: AGA Position Statements.
Lieberman D, Ladabaum U, Brill JV, May FP, Kim LS, Murphy C, Wender R, Teixeira K.
Gastroenterology. 2022 Aug;163(2):520-526. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2022.05.011. Epub 2022 Jun 14.
PMID: 35715380 No abstract available.

Peroral Endoscopic Myotomy (POEM) in Children: A State of the Art Review.
Mencin AA, Sethi A, Barakat MT, Lerner DG.
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2022 Sep 1;75(3):231-236. doi: 10.1097/MPG.0000000000003503. Epub 2022 Aug 9.
PMID: 35653433 Review.

Cholangioscopy in Children and Adolescents: Utilization, Outcomes, and Safety.
Barakat MT, Berquist WE, Gugig R.
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2022 Aug 1;75(2):196-201. doi: 10.1097/MPG.0000000000003499. Epub 2022 Jun 1.
PMID: 35653429

Diagnostic journeys: characterization of patients and diagnostic outcomes from an academic second opinion clinic.
Chao S, Lotfi J, Lin B, Shaw J, Jhandi S, Mahoney M, Singh B, Nguyen L, Halawi H, Geng LN.
Diagnosis (Berl). 2022 May 23;9(3):340-347. doi: 10.1515/dx-2022-0029. eCollection 2022 Aug 1.
PMID: 35596123

Fulfilling the promise of colorectal cancer screening.
Ladabaum U.
Lancet Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2022 Aug;7(8):690-691. doi: 10.1016/S2468-1253(22)00121-2. Epub 2022 May 11.
PMID: 35561738 No abstract available.

Impact of medical eligibility criteria and OPTN policy on simultaneous liver kidney allocation and utilization.
Singal AK, Kuo YF, Kwo P, Mahmud N, Sharma P, Nadim MK.
Clin Transplant. 2022 Jul;36(7):e14700. doi: 10.1111/ctr.14700. Epub 2022 Jun 1.
PMID: 35543138

Randomized Controlled Trial Investigating Cold Snare and Forceps Polypectomy Among Small POLYPs in Rates of Complete Resection: The TINYPOLYP Trial.
Wei MT, Louie CY, Chen Y, Pan JY, Quan SY, Wong R, Brown R, Clark M, Jensen K, Lau H, Friedland S.
Am J Gastroenterol. 2022 Aug 1;117(8):1305-1310. doi: 10.14309/ajg.0000000000001799. Epub 2022 Apr 25.
PMID: 35467557 Clinical Trial.

Safety and efficacy of vebicorvir in virologically suppressed patients with chronic hepatitis B virus infection.
Yuen MF, Agarwal K, Ma X, Nguyen TT, Schiff ER, Hann HL, Dieterich DT, Nahass RG, Park JS, Chan S, Han SB, Gane EJ, Bennett M, Alves K, Evanchik M, Yan R, Huang Q, Lopatin U, Colonno R, Ma J, Knox SJ, Stamm LM, Bonacini M, Jacobson IM, Ayoub WS, Weilert F, Ravendhran N, Ramji A, Kwo PY, Elkhashab M, Hassanein T, Bae HS, Lalezari JP, Fung SK, Sulkowski MS.
J Hepatol. 2022 Sep;77(3):642-652. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2022.04.005. Epub 2022 Apr 20.
PMID: 35460726 Clinical Trial.

First-line therapies for hepatitis B in the United States: A 3-year prospective and multicenter real-world study after approval of tenofovir alefenamide.
Pan CQ, Afdhal NH, Ankoma-Sey V, Bae H, Curry MP, Dieterich D, Frazier L, Frick A, Hann HW, Kim WR, Kwo P, Milligan S, Tong MJ, Reddy KR.
Hepatol Commun. 2022 Aug;6(8):1881-1894. doi: 10.1002/hep4.1964. Epub 2022 Apr 21.
PMID: 35445803 Free PMC article.

A systematic review and quantitative synthesis of the long-term psychiatric sequelae of pediatric autoimmune encephalitis.
Nguyen L, Yang JH, Goyal S, Irani N, Graves JS.
J Affect Disord. 2022 Jul 1;308:449-457. doi: 10.1016/j.jad.2022.04.027. Epub 2022 Apr 13.
PMID: 35429531

Assessing nonsexual transmission of the human papillomavirus (HPV): Do our current cleaning methods work?
Tucker J, Milici J, Alam S, Ferster APO, Goldenberg D, Meyers C, Goyal N.
J Med Virol. 2022 Aug;94(8):3956-3961. doi: 10.1002/jmv.27769. Epub 2022 Apr 21.
PMID: 35411608

Stemming the Tide of Gastrointestinal Chronic Granulomatous Disease.
Cagil Y, Tong E, Guimaraes C, Andrews J, Abu El Haija M, Triadafilopoulos G, Yeh AM, Shah A.
Dig Dis Sci. 2022 Jul;67(7):2809-2812. doi: 10.1007/s10620-022-07492-x. Epub 2022 Apr 10.
PMID: 35397696 Free PMC article. No abstract available.

A phase II, randomized, open-label, 52-week study of seladelpar in patients with primary biliary cholangitis.
Bowlus CL, Galambos MR, Aspinall RJ, Hirschfield GM, Jones DEJ, Dörffel Y, Gordon SC, Harrison SA, Kremer AE, Mayo MJ, Thuluvath PJ, Levy C, Swain MG, Neff GW, Sheridan DA, Stanca CM, Berg CP, Goel A, Shiffman ML, Vierling JM, Boudes P, Steinberg A, Choi YJ, McWherter CA.
J Hepatol. 2022 Aug;77(2):353-364. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2022.02.033. Epub 2022 Mar 30.
PMID: 35367282 Clinical Trial.

Interactions of physical activity, muscular fitness, adiposity, and genetic risk for NAFLD.
Schnurr TM, Katz SF, Justesen JM, O'Sullivan JW, Saliba-Gustafsson P, Assimes TL, Carcamo-Orive I, Ahmed A, Ashley EA, Hansen T, Knowles JW.
Hepatol Commun. 2022 Jul;6(7):1516-1526. doi: 10.1002/hep4.1932. Epub 2022 Mar 15.
PMID: 35293152 Free PMC article.

A multi-analyte cell-free DNA-based blood test for early detection of hepatocellular carcinoma.
Lin N, Lin Y, Xu J, Liu D, Li D, Meng H, Gallant MA, Kubota N, Roy D, Li JS, Gorospe EC, Sherman M, Gish RG, Abou-Alfa GK, Nguyen MH, Taggart DJ, Van Etten RA, Hoshida Y, Li W.
Hepatol Commun. 2022 Jul;6(7):1753-1763. doi: 10.1002/hep4.1918. Epub 2022 Mar 3.
PMID: 35244350 Free PMC article.

Global and regional long-term survival following resection for HCC in the recent decade: A meta-analysis of 110 studies.
Reveron-Thornton RF, Teng MLP, Lee EY, Tran A, Vajanaphanich S, Tan EX, Nerurkar SN, Ng RX, Teh R, Tripathy DP, Ito T, Tanaka T, Miyake N, Zou B, Wong C, Toyoda H, Esquivel CO, Bonham CA, Nguyen MH, Huang DQ.
Hepatol Commun. 2022 Jul;6(7):1813-1826. doi: 10.1002/hep4.1923. Epub 2022 Mar 2.
PMID: 35234371 Free PMC article.

Treacherous apoptosis-Cancer cells sacrifice themselves at the altar of heterogeneity.
Dhanasekaran R.
Hepatology. 2022 Sep;76(3):549-550. doi: 10.1002/hep.32433. Epub 2022 Mar 14.
PMID: 35218240 No abstract available.

Analysis of reported adverse events related to single-use duodenoscopes and duodenoscopes with detachable endcaps.
Ofosu A, Ramai D, Mozell D, Facciorusso A, Juakiem W, Adler DG, Barakat MT.
Gastrointest Endosc. 2022 Jul;96(1):67-72. doi: 10.1016/j.gie.2022.02.013. Epub 2022 Feb 17.
PMID: 35183542

Risk factors and outcomes associated with recurrent autoimmune hepatitis following liver transplantation.
Montano-Loza AJ, Ronca V, Ebadi M, Hansen BE, Hirschfield G, Elwir S, Alsaed M, Milkiewicz P, Janik MK, Marschall HU, Burza MA, Efe C, Calışkan AR, Harputluoglu M, Kabaçam G, Terrabuio D, de Quadros Onofrio F, Selzner N, Bonder A, Parés A, Llovet L, Akyıldız M, Arikan C, Manns MP, Taubert R, Weber AL, Schiano TD, Haydel B, Czubkowski P, Socha P, Ołdak N, Akamatsu N, Tanaka A, Levy C, Martin EF, Goel A, Sedki M, Jankowska I, Ikegami T, Rodriguez M, Sterneck M, Weiler-Normann C, Schramm C, Donato MF, Lohse A, Andrade RJ, Patwardhan VR, van Hoek B, Biewenga M, Kremer AE, Ueda Y, Deneau M, Pedersen M, Mayo MJ, Floreani A, Burra P, Secchi MF, Beretta-Piccoli BT, Sciveres M, Maggiore G, Jafri SM, Debray D, Girard M, Lacaille F, Lytvyak E, Mason AL, Heneghan M, Oo YH; International Autoimmune Hepatitis Group (IAIHG).
J Hepatol. 2022 Jul;77(1):84-97. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2022.01.022. Epub 2022 Feb 8.
PMID: 35143897

Counting Advanced Precancerous Lesions as True Positives When Determining Colorectal Cancer Screening Test Specificity.
Ladabaum U, Church TR, Feng Z, Ransohoff DF, Schoen RE.
J Natl Cancer Inst. 2022 Jul 11;114(7):1040-1043. doi: 10.1093/jnci/djac027.
PMID: 35134969

Evaluating patient-reported outcome measures in Peru: a cross-sectional study of satisfaction and net promoter score using the 2016 EnSuSalud survey.
eslie HH, Lee HY, Blouin B, Kruk ME, García PJ.
BMJ Qual Saf. 2022 Aug;31(8):599-608. doi: 10.1136/bmjqs-2021-014095. Epub 2022 Feb 4.
PMID: 35121652 Free PMC article.

Is it safe to treat chronic hepatitis C patients with decompensated cirrhosis with PI-based DAAs?
Wong YJ, Nguyen MH.
J Hepatol. 2022 Jul;77(1):257-258. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2021.12.037. Epub 2022 Jan 21.
PMID: 35074472 No abstract available.

Sex-Specific Risk Factors and Health Disparity Among Hepatitis C Positive Patients Receiving Pharmacotherapy for Opioid Use Disorder: Findings From a Propensity Matched Analysis.
Dennis BB, Martin LJ, Naji L, Akhtar D, Cholankeril G, Kim D, Sanger N, Hillmer A, Chawar C, D'Elia A, Panesar B, Worster A, Marsh DC, O'Shea T, Bawor M, Thabane L, Samaan Z, Ahmed A.
J Addict Med. 2022 Jul-Aug 01;16(4):e248-e256. doi: 10.1097/ADM.0000000000000937. Epub 2021 Nov 18.
PMID: 34799492

Cold Snare Resection of Small Colorectal Adenomas: The Second Time's a Charm.
Wei MT, Friedland S.
Dig Dis Sci. 2022 Jul;67(7):2703-2705. doi: 10.1007/s10620-021-07293-8. Epub 2021 Nov 3.
PMID: 34731361 No abstract available.

Hsu YC, Tseng CH, Nguyen MH.
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2022 Aug;20(8):1891-1892. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2021.10.026. Epub 2021 Oct 20.
PMID: 34678514 No abstract available.

Question Prompt List as a Communication Tool for Adults With Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: Incorporation of Patients' Perspectives.
Kamal A, Achkar E, Carlson D, Clarke J, Fass R, Gyawali CP, Katzka DA, Patel D, Penagini R, Rezaie A, Roman S, Savarino E, Shaheen NJ, Triadafilopoulos G.
J Clin Gastroenterol. 2022 Aug 1;56(7):565-570. doi: 10.1097/MCG.0000000000001613. Epub 2021 Oct 14.
PMID: 34653066

Body weight changes in treated hepatitis B patients switching to tenofovir alafenamide.
Yeh ML, Liang PC, Trinh S, Huang CI, Huang CF, Hsieh MY, Huang JF, Dai CY, Chuang WL, Nguyen MH, Yu ML.
J Formos Med Assoc. 2022 Jul;121(7):1273-1282. doi: 10.1016/j.jfma.2021.09.009. Epub 2021 Oct 5.
PMID: 34625346

Hsu YC, Wu JL, Nguyen MH.
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2022 Aug;20(8):1886-1887. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2021.09.032. Epub 2021 Sep 26.
PMID: 34587550 No abstract available.

High Prevalence of Osteopathy in Chronic Pancreatitis: A Cross-sectional Analysis From the PROCEED Study.
Hart PA, Yadav D, Li L, Appana S, Fisher W, Fogel E, Forsmark CE, Park WG, Pandol S, Topazian MD, Van Den Eden SK, Vege SS, Bradley D, Serrano J, Conwell DL; Consortium for the Study of Chronic Pancreatitis, Diabetes, and Pancreatic Cancer (CPDPC).
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2022 Sep;20(9):2005-2013. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2021.09.026. Epub 2021 Sep 24.
PMID: 34571258

Treatment Algorithm for Managing Chronic Hepatitis B Virus Infection in the United States: 2021 Update.
Martin P, Nguyen MH, Dieterich DT, Lau DT, Janssen HLA, Peters MG, Jacobson IM.
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2022 Aug;20(8):1766-1775. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2021.07.036. Epub 2021 Jul 27.
PMID: 34329775

The Impact of Night-time Emergency Department Presentation on Upper Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage Outcomes.
Alayo QA, Oyenuga AO, Adejumo AC, Pottathil V, Grewal D, Okafor PN.
J Clin Gastroenterol. 2022 Aug 1;56(7):576-583. doi: 10.1097/MCG.0000000000001596. Epub 2021 Jul 28.
PMID: 34319947

Protective Effect of Saffron in Mouse Colitis Models Through Immune Modulation.
Singh G, Haileselassie Y, Ji AR, Maecker HT, Sinha SR, Brim H, Habtezion A, Ashktorab H.
Dig Dis Sci. 2022 Jul;67(7):2922-2935. doi: 10.1007/s10620-021-07163-3. Epub 2021 Jul 17.
PMID: 34275090

Natural History and Hepatocellular Carcinoma Risk in Untreated Chronic Hepatitis B Patients With Indeterminate Phase.
Huang DQ, Li X, Le MH, Le AK, Yeo YH, Trinh HN, Zhang J, Li J, Wong C, Wong C, Cheung RC, Yang HI, Nguyen MH.
Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2022 Aug;20(8):1803-1812.e5. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2021.01.019. Epub 2021 Jan 16.
PMID: 33465482