Severe disease on endoscopy and steroid use increase the risk for bowel perforation during colonoscopy in inflammatory bowel disease patients.
J Crohns Colitis., May;6(4):470-5 (2012)
Preoperative hypoalbuminemia is associated with adverse outcomes after ileoanal pouch surgery.
Inflamm. Bowel Dis., Jun;18(6):1034-41 (2012)
Is laparoscopic surgery for recurrent Crohn's disease beneficial in patients with previous primary resection through midline laparotomy? A case-matched study.
Reduced port versus conventional laparoscopic total proctocolectomy and ileal J pouch-anal anastomosis.
Pelvic abscess associated with anastomotic leak in patients with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis (IPAA): transanastomotic or CT-guided drainage?
Int J Colorectal Dis., Nov;26(11):1469-74 (2011)
Intraoperative radiation therapy with the photon radiosurgery system in locally advanced and recurrent rectal cancer: retrospective review of the Cleveland clinic experience.
Radiat Oncol., 7:110 (2012)
The negative effects of surgery persist beyond the early postoperative period after laparoscopic colorectal resection.
Tech Coloproctol., Jun;15(2):173-7 (2011)
Diagnosis and management of afferent limb syndrome in patients with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis.
Inflamm. Bowel Dis., Jun;17(6):1287-90 (2011)
Gender of the patient may influence perioperative and long-term complications after restorative proctocolectomy.
Colorectal Dis., Mar;14(3):336-41 (2012)
Prevalence and clinical implications of positive serum anti-microsomal antibodies in symptomatic patients with ileal pouches.
J. Gastrointest. Surg., Sep;15(9):1577-82 (2011)
Elevated serum IgG4 is associated with chronic antibiotic-refractory pouchitis.
J. Gastrointest. Surg., Sep;15(9):1556-61 (2011)
Backwash ileitis does not affect pouch outcome in patients with ulcerative colitis with restorative proctocolectomy.
Clin. Gastroenterol. Hepatol., Nov;9(11):981-8 (2011)
Primary sclerosing cholangitis is associated with endoscopic and histologic inflammation of the distal afferent limb in patients with ileal pouch-anal anastomosis.
Inflamm. Bowel Dis., Sep;17(9):1890-900 (2011)
Influence of ileal pouch anal anastomosis on bone loss in ulcerative colitis patients.
J Crohns Colitis., Oct;5(5):415-22 (2011)
Permanent ostomy after ileoanal pouch failure: pouch in situ or pouch excision?
Dis. Colon Rectum., Jan;55(1):4-9 (2012)
Progressive primary sclerosing cholangitis requiring liver transplantation is associated with reduced need for colectomy in patients with ulcerative colitis.
Clin. Gastroenterol. Hepatol., May;10(5):540-6 (2012)
Prediction of late-onset pouch failure in patients with restorative proctocolectomy with a nomogram.
J Crohns Colitis., Mar;6(2):198-206 (2012)
Laparoscopic resection for rectal cancer: a case-matched study.
Surg Endosc., Jan;25(1):278-83 (2011)
Clinical implication of false-positive celiac serology in patients with ileal pouch.
Dis. Colon Rectum., Oct;53(10):1446-51 (2010)
Gastrointestinal surgery in patients with liver failure.
J Dig Dis., Feb;12(1):33-5 (2011)