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Thiruvengadam NR, Gupta S, Buller S, Awad I, Gandhi D, Ibarra A, Latorre G, Riquelme A, Kochman ML, Cote G, Shah SC, Saumoy M. The Clinical Impact and Cost-Effectiveness of Surveillance of Incidentally Detected Gastric Intestinal Metaplasia: A Microsimulation Analysis. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2023 Jun 9:S1542-3565(23)00451-2. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2023.05.028. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 37302442.

Kurnool S, McCowen KC, Bernstein NA, Malhotra A. Sleep Apnea, Obesity, and Diabetes - an Intertwined Trio. Curr Diab Rep. 2023 Jul;23(7):165-171. doi: 10.1007/s11892-023-01510-6. Epub 2023 May 6. PMID: 37148488; PMCID: PMC10239381.

Nguyen NH, Kurnool S, Dulai PS, Boland BS, Sandborn WJ, Singh S. Short Disease Duration Is Associated With Increased Risk of Treatment Failure in Biologic-Treated Patients With Ulcerative Colitis. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2020 Aug 20;26(9):1429-1435. doi: 10.1093/ibd/izz276. PMID: 31748806; PMCID: PMC7441095.

Ma SD, Patel VG, Greytak M, Rubin JE, Kaizer AM, Yadlapati RH. Diagnostic thresholds and optimal collection protocol of salivary pepsin for gastroesophageal reflux disease. Dis Esophagus. 2023 Mar 30;36(4):doac063. doi: 10.1093/dote/doac063. PMID: 36148576.

Sharpton S, Shan K, Bettencourt R, Lee M, McCormick JB, Fisher-Hoch SP, Loomba R. Prevalence and factors associated with liver fibrosis among first-degree relatives of Mexican Americans with hepatocellular carcinoma. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2023 Feb;57(4):378-386. doi: 10.1111/apt.17384. Epub 2023 Jan 10. PMID: 36628455.

Torosian K, Lal E, Kavanaugh A, Loomba R, Ajmera V, Guma M. Psoriatic disease and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease shared pathogenesis review. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 2023 Apr;59:152165. doi: 10.1016/j.semarthrit.2023.152165. Epub 2023 Jan 18. PMID: 36716599; PMCID: PMC9992353.

Trivedi M, Godil S, Demb J, Earles A, Bustamante R, Patterson OV, Gawron AJ, Kaltenbach T, Mahata S, Liu L, Gupta S. Baseline Characteristics and Longitudinal Outcomes of Traditional Serrated Adenomas: A Cohort Study. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2023 Jun;21(6):1637-1645. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2022.09.030. Epub 2022 Oct 12. PMID: 36243354.

Jiang C, Wolf K, Kaakati R, Oh J, Yip AT, Jonklaas J, Bianco AC, Laiteerapong N, Ettleson MD. The Effects of Patient Characteristics on the Management of Subclinical Hypothyroidism: A Survey of Faculty and Trainees. Endocr Pract. 2023 Aug 6:S1530-891X(23)00517-7. doi: 10.1016/j.eprac.2023.07.031. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 37549880.

Agdashian D, Daniels LB. What Is the Clinical Utility of Cardiac Troponins in Heart Failure? Are They Modifiable Beyond Their Prognostic Value? Curr Heart Fail Rep. 2023 Feb;20(1):33-43. doi: 10.1007/s11897-023-00588-z. Epub 2023 Jan 31. PMID: 36719500.

Birabaharan M, Hill E, Begur M, Kaelber DC, Martin TCS, Mehta SR. Cardiovascular Outcomes After Tixagevimab and Cilgavimab use for Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Against Coronavirus Disease 2019: A Population-Based Propensity-matched Cohort Study. Clin Infect Dis. 2023 Apr 17;76(8):1500-1503. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciac894. PMID: 36380460.

Kim BK, Bernstein N, Huang DQ, Tamaki N, Imajo K, Yoneda M, Sutter N, Jung J, Nguyen K, Nguyen L, Le T, Madamba E, Richards L, Valasek MA, Behling C, Sirlin CB, Nakajima A, Loomba R. Clinical and histologic factors associated with discordance between steatosis grade derived from histology vs. MRI-PDFF in NAFLD. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2023 Jul;58(2):229-237. doi: 10.1111/apt.17564. Epub 2023 Jun 2. PMID: 37269117; PMCID: PMC10330628.

Ajmera V, Cepin S, Tesfai K, Hofflich H, Cadman K, Lopez S, Madamba E, Bettencourt R, Richards L, Behling C, Sirlin CB, Loomba R. A prospective study on the prevalence of NAFLD, advanced fibrosis, cirrhosis and hepatocellular carcinoma in people with type 2 diabetes. J Hepatol. 2023 Mar;78(3):471-478. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2022.11.010. Epub 2022 Nov 19. PMID: 36410554; PMCID: PMC9975077.

Kuo SZ, Cepin S, Bergstrom J, Siddiqi H, Jung J, Lopez S, Huang DQ, Taub P, Amangurbanova M, Loomba R. Clinical utility of liver fat quantification for determining cardiovascular disease risk among patients with type 2 diabetes. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2023 Sep;58(6):585-592. doi: 10.1111/apt.17637. Epub 2023 Jul 11. PMID: 37431679.

Keyt LK, Atwood T, Bruggeman A, Mundt AJ, Feld GK, Krummen DE, Ho G. Successful Noninvasive 12-Lead ECG Mapping-Guided Radiotherapy of Inaccessible Ventricular Tachycardia Substrate Due to Mechanical Valves. JACC Case Rep. 2023 May 6;15:101870. doi: 10.1016/j.jaccas.2023.101870. PMID: 37283824; PMCID: PMC10240275.

Pham TT, Malhotra A, Loo T, Pearce AK, Sell RE. Epidemiology, risk factors and outcomes associated with in-hospital reflex-mediated cardiac arrest. Resusc Plus. 2023 Jul 3;15:100425. doi: 10.1016/j.resplu.2023.100425. PMID: 37457629; PMCID: PMC10339038.

Qureshy Z, Lokken RP, Kakar S, Grab J, Mehta N, Sarkar M. Influence of progestin-only hormonal use on hepatocellular adenomas: A retrospective cohort study. Contraception. 2023 Mar;119:109915. doi: 10.1016/j.contraception.2022.11.006. Epub 2022 Dec 5. PMID: 36476331; PMCID: PMC10266542.


Biermann M, Reya T. Hematopoietic Stem Cells and Regeneration. Cold Spring Harb Perspect Biol. 2022 Aug 1;14(8):a040774. doi: 10.1101/cshperspect.a040774. PMID: 34750175.

Birabaharan M, Strunk A, Kaelber DC, Smith DM, Martin TCS. Sex differences in type 2 diabetes mellitus prevalence among persons with HIV. AIDS. 2022 Mar 1;36(3):383-389. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000003127. PMID: 34750292; PMCID: PMC8795484.

Deshpande OA, Tawfik JA, Namavar AA, Nguyen KP, Vangala SS, Romero T, Parikh NN, Dowling EP. A Prospective Observational Study Assessing the Impacts of Health Literacy and Psychosocial Determinants of Health on 30-day Readmission Risk. J Patient Exp. 2022 Feb 16;9:23743735221079140. doi: 10.1177/23743735221079140. PMID: 35187225; PMCID: PMC8855411.

Di Rocco JR, Kimata C, Barat M, Kodama S. Paediatric resident workflow observations in a community-based hospital. BMJ Open Qual. 2022 Mar;11(1):e001607. doi: 10.1136/bmjoq-2021-001607. PMID: 35241437; PMCID: PMC8896048.

Duran JM, Barat M, Lin AY, King KR, Greenberg B, Adler ED, Aslam S. Low mortality in SARS-CoV-2 infected heart transplant recipients at a single center. Clin Transplant. 2022 Jan;36(1):e14443. doi: 10.1111/ctr.14443. Epub 2021 Dec 13. PMID: 34320235; PMCID: PMC8420241.

Fuentes AL, Crotty Alexander LE. Beware, vaping e-cigarettes around children is adversely impacting their lung health. Thorax. 2022 Jul;77(7):638-639. doi: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2021-218168. Epub 2022 Jan 10. PMID: 35012999.

Hong KN, Battikha C, John S, Lin A, Bui QM, Brambatti M, Storm G, Boynton K, Medina-Hernandez D, Garcia-Alvarez A, Castel MA, Garcia-Guereta L, Diez Lopez C, Perez-Gomez L, Miani D, Symanski JD, Taylor MR, Garcia-Pavia P, Adler ED. Cardiac Transplantation in Danon Disease. J Card Fail. 2022 Apr;28(4):664-669. doi: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2021.11.007. Epub 2021 Nov 11. PMID: 34775111.

Iyer NR, Afshar K, Golts E, Onaitis MW, Kafi A, Yung GL, Kunkel DC. Tolerability and Feasibility of the Upper Esophageal Sphincter Assist Device in Preventing Acute and Chronic Allograft Rejection Among Lung Transplant Recipients. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2022 Jun 7. doi: 10.1097/MCG.0000000000001725. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35703261.

Lee AM, Goodman AM, Mangan JK. Age-Adjusted Schedules of Venetoclax and Hypomethylating Agents to Treat Extremely Elderly Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia. Case Rep Hematol. 2022 Apr 26;2022:2802680. doi: 10.1155/2022/2802680. PMID: 35515507; PMCID: PMC9064535.

Lee AM, Saidian A, Shaya J, Nonato T, Cabal A, Randall JM, Millard F, Stewart T, Rose B, Tamayo P, McKay RR. The Prognostic Significance of Homologous Recombination Repair Pathway Alterations in Metastatic Hormone Sensitive Prostate Cancer. Clin Genitourin Cancer. 2022 Jun 30:S1558-7673(22)00141-0. doi: 10.1016/j.clgc.2022.06.016. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35871039.

Mohindra M, Hernández D. 'I think everybody will have to get together for it to work': NYCHA Tenant Perspectives on HUD's 2018 Smoke-Free Mandate Captured Prior to Policy Implementation. Nicotine Tob Res. 2022 Mar 24:ntac076. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntac076. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35325238.

Papadas, A, Cicala C, Kraus SG, Arauz G, Tong A, Deming D, Asimakopoulos F (2022). Versican in Tumor Progression, Tumor–Host Interactions, and Cancer Immunotherapy. In: Kovalszky, I., Franchi, M., Alaniz, L.D. (eds) The Extracellular Matrix and the Tumor Microenvironment. Biology of Extracellular Matrix, vol 11. Springer, Cham.

Raphelson JR, Schmickl CN, Sonners C, Kreitinger K, Grunvald E, Horgan S, Malhotra A. Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome and Postsurgical Outcomes in a Bariatric Surgery Cohort. Obes Surg. 2022 Jul;32(7):1-7. doi: 10.1007/s11695-022-06073-1. Epub 2022 May 11. PMID: 35538187; PMCID: PMC9276616.

Roberts EG, Raphelson JR, Orr JE, LaBuzetta JN, Malhotra A. The Pathogenesis of Central and Complex Sleep Apnea. Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep. 2022 Jul;22(7):405-412. doi: 10.1007/s11910-022-01199-2. Epub 2022 May 19. PMID: 35588042; PMCID: PMC9239939.

Scanlon A, Jagannath AD. Leadership & professional development: 3 D's of debriefing. J Hosp Med. 2022 Apr;17(4):281-282. doi: 10.1002/jhm.2771. Epub 2022 Jan 31. PMID: 35535922.

Sharma P, Youssef F, Greytak M, Broderick R, Jacobsen G, Horgan S, Yadlapati R. Esophageal Pathology in Asymptomatic and Symptomatic Patients with Obesity Undergoing Evaluation for Bariatric Surgery. J Gastrointest Surg. 2022 Apr;26(4):921-923. doi: 10.1007/s11605-021-05169-w. Epub 2021 Oct 20. PMID: 34671915; PMCID: PMC9018857.

Sharma P, Yadlapati R. Evaluation of Esophageal Motility and Lessons from Chicago Classification version 4.0. Curr Gastroenterol Rep. 2022 Jan;24(1):10-17. doi: 10.1007/s11894-022-00836-7. PMID: 35084643.

Sigler R, Roberts E, Welford E, Keehner J, Wooten D. Evaluation of an Infectious Diseases Elective for Early Clinical Medical Students on Their Internal Medicine Clerkship. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2022 Mar 9;9(5):ofac120. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofac120. PMID: 35392459; PMCID: PMC8982775.

Tamaki N, Munaganuru N, Jung J, Yonan AQ, Loomba RR, Bettencourt R, Ajmera V, Valasek MA, Behling C, Sirlin CB, Loomba R. Clinical utility of 30% relative decline in MRI-PDFF in predicting fibrosis regression in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. Gut. 2022 May;71(5):983-990. doi: 10.1136/gutjnl-2021-324264. Epub 2021 Apr 21. PMID: 33883248; PMCID: PMC8594562.


Aldaas, O.M., Lupercio, F., Lin, A.Y., et al. Ablation of mitral annular flutter ablation utilizing a left atrial anterior line versus a lateral mitral isthmus line: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2021 Feb 4;10.1007/s10840-021-00943-x.

Aldaas, O.M., Lupercio, F., Mylavarapu, P.S., et al. Meta-analysis of the usefulness of catheter ablation of atrial fibrillation in patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction. Am J Cardiol. 2021 Mar 1;142:66-73.

Ammirati, E., Brambatti, M., Bui, Q.M., et al. Outcome of patients on heart transplant list treated with a continuous-flow left ventricular assist device: Insights from the TRans-Atlantic registry on VAd and TrAnsplant (TRAViATA). Int J Cardiol. 2021 Feb 1;324:122-130.

Astashchanka, A., Ryan, J., Lin, E., et al. Pulmonary complications in hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients: a clinician primer. J Clin Med. 2021 Jul 22;10(15):3227.

Barsky, M., Meserve, J., Le, H., et al. Understanding determinants of patient preferences between stool tests and colonoscopy for the assessment of disease activity in inflammatory bowel disease. Dig Dis Sci. 2021 Aug;66(8):2564-2569.

Bhatia, H.S., Bui, Q.M., King, K., et al. Subclinical left ventricular dysfunction in COVID-19. Int J Cardiol Heart Vasc. 2021 Jun;34:100770.

Bhatia, P., Chiou, T., Svennberg, E., et al. Clinical significance of incidentally detected lead perforations by computed tomography. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2021 May;44(5):936-942.

Bui, Q.M., Ang, L., and Phreaner, N. A case report of cardiogenic shock from takotsubo cardiomyopathy with left ventricular outflow tract obstruction: fundamental lessons in cardiac pathophysiology. Eur Heart J Case Rep. 2021 Apr 21;5(4):ytab127.

Bullen, A.L., Cashion, W., Webster, L., et al. Estimated urinary flow rate and contrast-associated acute kidney injury risk: the PRESERVE (Prevention of Serious Adverse Events Following Angiography) trial. Kidney Med. 2021 Feb 27;3(3):461-463.

Cannon, S.M., Graber, S., King, H.L., et al. PrEP University: a multi-disciplinary university-based HIV prevention education program. J Community Health. 2021 Jun 9. Online ahead of print.

Cypro, A., Rolfsen, M., Jones, N., et al. An international virtual COVID-19 critical care training forum for healthcare workers. ATS Sch. 2021 Feb 24;2(2):278-286.

Daniels, L.B., Ren, J., Bui, Q.M., et al. Relation of prior statin and anti-hypertensive use to severity of disease among patients hospitalized with COVID-19: findings from the American Heart Association's COVID-19 Cardiovascular Disease Registry. PLoS One. 2021 Jul 15;16(7):e0254635.

Darden, D., Aldaas, O., Mylavarapu, P.S., et al. Association between early recurrences of atrial tachyarrhythmias and long-term outcomes in patients after repeat atrial fibrillation ablation. J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2021 Apr 7. Online ahead of print.

Darden, D., Hsu, J.C., Brooks, M., et al. Fasciculoventricular and atrioventricular accessory pathways in patients with Danon disease and preexcitation: A multicenter experience. Heart Rhythm. 2021 Jul;18(7):1194-1202.

Duran, J.M., Barat, M., Lin, A.Y., et al. Low mortality in SARS-CoV-2 infected heart transplant recipients at a single center. Clin Transplant. 2021 Jul 28:10.1111/ctr.14443.

Hsu, C., Duan, Y., Fouts, D.E., and Schnabl, B. Intestinal virome and therapeutic potential of bacteriophages in liver disease. J Hepatol. 2021 Aug 23:S0168-8278(21)01997-8.

Jamshidian, M.S., Larive, B., Gassman, J., et al. Effect of lanthanum carbonate on blood pressure in CKD. Am J Kidney Dis. 2021 Aug;78(2):312-314.

Jiang, J.Y., Greenwald, H., and Gupta, V. Intestinal tuberculosis presenting as an ileocecal mass in a renal transplant patient. Cureus. 2021 Jan 29;13(1):e12995.

Jiang, J.Y., and Reid, E. Impact of insurance status on outcomes in individuals with AIDS-defining cancers. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2021 Sep 29. Online ahead of print.

Leverone, N., Tran, S., Barry, J., and Akuthota, P. Diagnoses associated with peripheral blood eosinophilia: A 5-year review. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2021 Aug 13;S1081-1206(21)00571-8.

Lin, A.Y., Dinatolo, E., Metra, M., et al. Thromboembolism in heart failure patients in sinus rhythm: epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical trials, and future direction. JACC Heart Fail. 2021 Apr;9(4):243-253.

Lin, A.Y., Saul, T., Aldaas, O.M., et al. Early versus delayed lead extraction in patients with infected cardiovascular implantable electronic devices. JACC Clin Electrophysiol. 2021 Jun;7(6):755-763.

Malladi, C.L., Darden, D., Aldaas, O., Mylavarapu, P.S., et al. Association between specific antiarrhythmic drug prescription in the post-procedural blanking period and recurrent atrial arrhythmias after catheter ablation for atrial fibrillation. PLoS One. 2021 Jun 24;16(6):e0253266.

Masso-Silva, J.A., Rolfsen, M., Fuentes, A.L., et al. Increased peripheral blood neutrophil activation phenotypes and NETosis in critically ill COVID-19 patients: a case series and review of the literature. Clin Infect Dis. 2021 May 14;ciab437.

Meserve, J., Facciorusso, A., Holmer, A.K., et al. Systematic review with meta-analysis: safety and tolerability of immune checkpoint inhibitors in patients with pre-existing inflammatory bowel diseases. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2021 Feb;53(3):374-382.

Meserve, J., Luo, J., Zhu, W., et al. Paternal exposure to immunosuppressive and/or biologic agents and birth outcomes in patients with immune-mediated inflammatory diseases. Gastroenterology. 2021 Jul;161(1):107-115.e3.

Meserve, J., and Singh, S. Pathologist, meet Picasso! virtual chromoendoscopy for detecting histologic remission in ulcerative colitis. Gastroenterology. 2021 Apr;160(5):1469-1472.

Nguyen, N.H., Picetti, D., Dulai, P.S., et al. Machine learning-based prediction models for diagnosis and prognosis in inflammatory bowel diseases: a systematic review. J Crohns Colitis. 2021 Sep 7;jjab155.

Ramirez-Sanchez, C., Syed, R., Meier, A., et al. A unique case of Miller Fisher-Guillain-Barré overlap syndrome in a liver transplant recipient. J Neurovirol. 2021 Sep 22:1-5. Online ahead of print.

Raphelson, J.R., Kreitinger, K.Y., and Malhotra, A. Positive airway pressure therapy in sleep-disordered breathing. Neurotherapeutics. 2021 Jan;18(1):75-80.

Savage, D.J. The COVID-19 pandemic as a catalyst for medical education innovation: A learner's perspective. FASEB Bioadv. 2021 Mar 18;3(6):449-455.

Savage, D.J., Gutierrez, O., Montané, B.E., et al. Implementing a telemedicine curriculum for internal medicine residents during a pandemic: the Cleveland Clinic experience. Postgrad Med J. 2021 Mar 10;postgradmedj-2020-139228.

Solanky, D., Juang, D.K., Drobish, I.C., et al. Using diagnostic stewardship to reduce rates, healthcare expenditures and accurately identify cases of hospital-onset Clostridioides difficile infection. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2021 Jan;42(1):51-56.

Tariq, R., Saha, S., Solanky, D., et al. Predictors and management of failed fecal microbiota transplantation for recurrent Clostridioides difficile infection. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2021 Jul 1;55(6):542-547.

Tsai, L., Ma, C., Dulai, P.S., et al. Contemporary risk of surgery in patients with ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease: a meta-analysis of population-based cohorts. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2021 Oct;19(10):2031-2045.e11.

Tsai, L., Nguyen, N.H., Ma, C., et al. Systematic review and meta-analysis: risk of hospitalization in patients with ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease in population-based cohort studies. Dig Dis Sci. 2021 Aug 11. Online ahead of print.

Voth, E., Solanky, D., Loftus, E.V., Jr., et al. Novel risk factors and outcomes in inflammatory bowel disease patients with Clostridioides difficile infection. Therap Adv Gastroenterol. 2021 Mar 12;14:1756284821997792.

Woodell, T.B., Webster, L., Mehta, R., et al. Total carbon dioxide versus pH for determining acid-base status in patients on continuous kidney replacement therapy: a cohort study. Am J Kidney Dis. 2021 Feb;77(2):305-307.


Aldaas, O.M., Malladi, C.L., and Hsu, J.C. Atrial fibrillation in patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction. Curr Opin Cardiol. 2020 May;35(3):260-270.

Aldaas, O.M., Malladi, C.L., Mylavarapu, P.S., et al. Comparison of outcomes after ablation of atrial fibrillation in patients with heart failure with preserved versus reduced ejection fraction. Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 1;136:62-70.

Bhatia, P.M., and Daniels, L.B. Highly sensitive cardiac troponins: the evidence behind sex-specific cutoffs. J Am Heart Assoc. 2020 May 18;9(10):e015272.

Brann, A., Janvanishstaporn, S., and Greenberg, B. Association of prior left ventricular ejection fraction with clinical outcomes in patients with heart failure with midrange ejection fraction. JAMA Cardiol. 2020 Sep 1;5(9):1027-1035.

Brann, A., Tran, H., and Greenberg, B. Contemporary approach to treating heart failure. Trends Cardiovasc Med. 2020 Nov;30(8):507-518.

Bransky, N., Iyer, N.R., Cannon, S.M., Tyan, A.H., Mylavarapu, P., et al. Three rare concurrent complications of tertiary hyperparathyroidism: maxillary brown tumor, uremic leontiasis ossea, and hungry bone syndrome. J Bone Metab. 2020 Aug;27(3):217-226.

Bui, Q.M., Han, F., and Cotter, B. Challenging case of J-wave syndromes. Heart. 2020 Nov;106(22):1725-1780.

Bui, Q.M., Hong, K.N., Ma, G.S., et al. Apical sparing strain pattern in Danon disease: insights from a global registry. JACC Cardiovasc Imaging. 2020 Dec;13(12):2689-2691.

Burk-Rafel, J., Harris, K.B., Savage, D.J., et al. Students as catalysts for curricular innovation: A change management framework. Med Teach. 2020 May;42(5):572-577.

Cunha, G.M., Fowler, K.J., Abushamat, F., et al. Imaging diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma: the liver imaging reporting and data system, why and how? Clin Liver Dis. 2020 Nov;24(4):623-636.

Daniels, L.B., Sitapati, A.M., Bui, Q.M., et al. Relation of statin use prior to admission to severity and recovery among COVID-19 inpatients. Am J Cardiol. 2020 Dec 1;136:149-155.

Darden, D., Nishimura, M., Sharim, J., and Maisel, A. An update on the use and discovery of prognostic biomarkers in acute decompensated heart failure. Expert Rev Mol Diagn. 2019 Nov;19(11):1019-1029.

Dulai, P.S., Battat, R., Barsky, M., et al. Incorporating fecal calprotectin into clinical practice for patients with moderate-to-severely active ulcerative colitis treated with biologics or small-molecule inhibitors. Am J Gastroenterol. 2020 Jun;115(6):885-894.

Dulai, P.S., Singh, S., Meserve, J., et al. Development and validation of clinical scoring tool to predict outcomes of treatment with vedolizumab in patients with ulcerative colitis. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2020 Dec;18(13):2952-2961.e8.

Duran, J.M., Gad, S., Brann, A., and Greenberg, B. Mineralocorticoid receptor antagonist use following heart failure hospitalization. ESC Heart Fail. 2020 Apr;7(2):482-492.

Fairfield, B., and Schnabl, B. Gut dysbiosis as a driver in alcohol-induced liver injury. JHEP Rep. 2020 Dec 10;3(2):100220.

Giancaterino, S., Abushamat, F., Duran, J., et al. Complete heart block and subsequent sudden cardiac death from immune checkpoint inhibitor-associated myocarditis. HeartRhythm Case Rep. 2020 Jul 25;6(10):761-764.

Giancaterino, S., Nishimura, M., Birgersdotter-Green, U., et al. Clinical factors associated with baseline history of atrial fibrillation and subsequent clinical outcomes following initial implantable cardioverter-defibrillator placement. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol. 2020 Jun;43(6):542-550.

Giancaterino, S., Urey, M.A., Darden, D., and Hsu, J.C. Management of arrhythmias in cardiac amyloidosis. JACC Clin Electrophysiol. 2020 Apr;6(4):351-361.

Ho, G., Lin, A.Y., and Krummen, D.E. Linking electrical drivers with atrial cardiomyopathy for the targeted treatment of atrial fibrillation. Front Physiol. 2020 Nov 12;11:570740.

Igata, S., Ma, J.I., Nishimura, M., et al. Systematic assessment of the impact of ultrasound-enhancing agents upon measurements of cardiac size and function by echocardiography. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2020 Mar;33(3):313-321.

Kreitinger, K.Y., Lui, M.M.S., Raphelson, J.R., et al. Screening for obstructive sleep apnea in a diverse bariatric surgery population. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2020 Nov;28(11):2028-2034.

Lang, S., Fairfield, B., Gao, B., et al. Changes in the fecal bacterial microbiota associated with disease severity in alcoholic hepatitis patients. Gut Microbes. 2020 Nov 9;12(1):1785251.

Leverone, N.A., Munce, D., Raphelson, J.R., Ma, J., et al. Critical care education in a pandemic through tele-ICU. ATS Sch. 2020 Dec 3;2(1):29-33.

Lin, A.Y., Lupercio, F., Ho, G., et al. Safety and efficacy of cardiovascular implantable electronic device extraction in elderly patients: a meta-analysis and systematic review. Heart Rhythm O2. 2020 Oct;1(4):250-258.

Lin, A.Y., Tran, H., Brambatti, M., et al. Ventricular arrhythmias in patients with biventricular assist devices. J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2020 Sep;58(3):243-252.

Low, E.E., Demb, J., Liu, L., et al. Risk factors for early-onset colorectal cancer. Gastroenterology. 2020 Aug;159(2):492-501.e7.

Lukin, D., Faleck, D., Meserve, J., et al. Comparative safety and effectiveness of vedolizumab to tumor necrosis factor antagonist therapy for ulcerative colitis. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2020 Oct 8:S1542-3565(20)31388-4.

Lupercio, F., Giancaterino, S., Villablanca, P.A., et al. P2Y12 inhibitors with oral anticoagulation for percutaneous coronary intervention with atrial fibrillation: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Heart. 2020 Apr;106(8):575-583.

Lupercio, F., Lin, A.Y., Aldaas, O.M., et al. Role of adjunctive posterior wall isolation in patients undergoing atrial fibrillation ablation: a systematic review and meta-analysis. J Interv Card Electrophysiol. 2020 Jun;58(1):77-86.

Ma, J.I., Ammirati, E., Brambatti, M., and Adler, E. Biventricular intravascular microaxial blood pumps and immunosuppression as a bridge to recovery in giant cell myocarditis. JACC Case Rep. 2020 Aug 19;2(10):1484-1488.

Meserve, J., and Dulai, P. Predicting response to vedolizumab in inflammatory bowel disease. Front Med (Lausanne). 2020 Apr 2;7:76.

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