Thomas Jefferson University
Sidney Kimmel Medical College
Department of Medicine

Research Activity

Current Clinical Trials

The Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology conducts a number of clinical trials in various aspects of digestive and liver diseases. For more information on any of these trials, please contact Cynthia Miller, RN, at 215-955-8108.

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Recent Publications

SAGES guidelines for the surgical treatment of gastroesophageal reflux (GERD)

Predicting Long-Term Hepatocellular Carcinoma Response to Transarterial Radioembolization Using Contrast-Enhanced Ultrasound: Initial Experiences

Ischemic bowel disease in 2021

Gender disparity in host responses to hepatitis b-related hepatocellular carcinoma: A case series

Efficacy of Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection for Superficial Gastric Neoplasia in a Large Cohort in North America

Standardized reporting of gastroenterology-related social media scholarship for career advancement

Frequency of Irritable Bowel Syndrome in Patients with Brugada Syndrome and Drug-Induced Type 1 Brugada Pattern

BDNF rescues aging-associated internal anal sphincter dysfunction

Exercises in Clinical Reasoning: Digesting a Bloated Differential Diagnosis

Induction of ADAM10 by radiation therapy drives fibrosis, resistance, and epithelial-to-mesenchyal transition in pancreatic cancer

Review article: diagnosis, management and patient perspectives of the spectrum of constipation disorders

Endoscopic Submucosal Dissection in North America: A Large Prospective Multicenter Study

Non-pharmacologic approach to pediatric constipation

Core curriculum for endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD)

Advanced endoscopy fellowship training in the United States: recent trends in American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy advanced endoscopy fellowship match, trainee experience, and postfellowship employment

Core curriculum for ergonomics in endoscopy

Endoscopic ultrasound-directed transgastric ERCP (EDGE): A retrospective multicenter study

Managing cardiometabolic risk factors across a woman's lifespan: A lipidologist's perspective

Targeting resistance to radiation-immunotherapy in cold HNSCCs by modulating the Treg-dendritic cell axis

Novel and Emerging Therapies for Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Development and validation of a risk score using complete blood count to predict in-hospital mortality in COVID-19 patients

Presence and implications of sarcopenia in non-alcoholic steatohepatitis

Interconnecting pancreatic ducts: unique ductogenesis in a patient with Kabuki syndrome and cytochrome C deficiency

Integrated Multiomics Reveals Glucose Use Reprogramming and Identifies a Novel Hexokinase in Alcoholic Hepatitis

Zinc Gluconate Induces Potentially Cancer Chemopreventive Activity in Barrett’s Esophagus: A Phase 1 Pilot Study