CERT Selected Publications

Below is a sampling of recent publications by our CERT physicians:

Single Balloon Enteroscopy (SBE) Assisted Therapeutic Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) in Patients with Roux-en-Y Anastomosis.

Tomizawa Y, Sullivan CT, Gelrud A. Dig Dis Sci. 2014 Feb;59(2):465-70.

Total pancreatectomy and islet autotransplantation in chronic pancreatitis: Recommendations from PancreasFest.

Bellin M, Freeman ML, Gelrud A, Slivka A, Clavel A, Humar A, Schwarzenberg SJ, Lowe M, Rickels M, Whitcomb DC, Matthews J. Pancreatology, Epub Feb 2014.

A pilot study of in vivo identification of pancreatic cystic neoplasms with needle-based confocal laser endomicroscopy under endosonographic guidance.

Konda VJ, Meining A, Jamil LH, Giovannini M, Hwang JH, Wallace MB, Chang KJ, Siddiqui UD, Hart J, Lo SK, Saunders MD, Aslanian HR, Wroblewski K, Waxman I. Endoscopy. 2013 Dec;45(12):1006-13.

Nanoscale markers of esophageal field carcinogenesis: Potential implications for esophageal cancer screening.

Konda VJ, Cherkezyan L, Subramanian H, Wroblewski K, Damania D, Becker V, Gonzalez MH, Koons A, Goldberg M, Ferguson MK, Waxman I, Roy HK, Backman V. Endoscopy. 2013 Dec;45(12):983-8.

The utility of esophagogastroduodenoscopy before endoscopic ultrasonography in patients undergoing endoscopic ultrasonography for pancreaticobiliary and mediastinal indications.

Sahakian AB, Aslanian HR, Mehra M, Rossi F, Laine L, Sanchez M, Ciarleglio MM, Adimoolam V, Siddiqui UD. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2013 Nov-Dec; 47(10):857-60.

Immunohistochemical analysis of E-cadherin and zeste homolog 2 expression in endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration of pancreatic adenocarcinoma.

Gao L, Antic T, Hyjek E, Gong C, Mueller J, Waxman I, Demay RM, Reeves W.
Cancer Cytopathol. 2013 Nov;121(11):644-52.

Predictors of unsuccessful laparoscopic resection of gastric submucosal neoplasms.

Ganai S, Prachand VN, Posner MC, Alverdy JC, Choi E, Hussain M, Waxman I, Patti MG, Roggin KK. J Gastrointest Surg. 2013 Feb;17(2):244-55; discussion 255-6. doi: 10.1007/s11605-012-2095-z. Epub 2012 Dec 8.

Evaluation of microvascular density in Barrett's associated neoplasia.

Konda VJ, Hart J, Lin S, Tretiakova M, Gordon IO, Campbell L, Kulkarni A, Bissonnette M, Seewald S, Waxman I. Mod Pathol. 2013 Jan;26(1):125-30. doi: 10.1038/modpathol.2012.146.

Is Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) necessary in the pre-therapeutic assessment of Barrett’s esophagus with early neoplasia?

Fernández-Sordo JO, Konda VJ, Chennat J, Madrigal-Hoyos E, Posner MC, Ferguson MK, Waxman I. J Gastrointest Oncol. 2012 Dec;3(4):314-21. doi: 10.3978/j.issn.2078-6891.2012.038.