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Yu-Xiao Yang, MD, MSCE

Associate Professor of Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics
423 Guardian Drive
733 Blockley Hall
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-573-5027
BE (Electrical Engineering)
City College of New York, 1992.
New York University School of Medicine, 1996.
University of Pennsylvania, 2003.
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Selected Publications

Sinnamon AJ, Neuwirth MG, Vining CC, Sharoky CE, Yang YX, Kelz RR, Fraker DL, Roses RE, Karakousis GC: Prophylactic Cholecystectomy at Time of Surgery for Small Bowel Neuroendocrine Tumor Does Not Increase Postoperative Morbidity. Ann Surg Oncol 25(1): 239-245, Jan 2018.

Boursi B, Lurie I, Haynes K, Mamtani R, Yang YX: Chronic therapy with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors and survival in newly diagnosed cancer patients. Eur J Cancer Care 27(1), Jan 2018 Notes: Epub 2017 Mar 2.; doi: 10.1111/ecc.12666.

Roccaro GA, Goldberg DS, Hwang WT, Judy R, Thomasson A, Kimmel SE, FOrde KA, Lewis JD, Yang YX: Sustained Post-Transplant Diabetes is Associated with Major Cardiovascular Events Following Liver Transplantation. American Journal of Transplantation 18(1): 207-215, Jan 2018.

Khan N, Patel D, Trivedi C, Shah Y, Lichtenstein G, Lewis J, Yang YX: Overall and Comparative Risk of Herpes Zoster With Pharmacotherapy for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: A Nationwide Cohort Study. Clinical Gastroenterology & Hepatology Jan 2018 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Newberry C, Vajravelu RK, Pickett-Blakely O, Falk G, Yang YX, Lynch KL: Achalasia Patients are at Nutritional Risk Regardless of Presenting Weight Category. Digestive Disease Sciences 2018 Notes: In press.

Boursi B, Werner TJ, Gholami S, Houshmand S, Mamtani R, Lewis JD, Wu GD, Alavi A, Yang YX : Functional imaging of the interaction between gut microbiota and the human host: a proof-of-concept clinical study evaluating novel use for 18F-FDG PET-CT. PLOS One 2018 Notes: In press.

Cole EB, Shah Y, McLean LP, Yang YX, Khan N: Frequency of Surveillance and Impact of Surveillance Colonoscopies in Patients With Ulcerative Colitis Who Developed Colorectal Cancer. Clinical Colorectal Cancer 2018 Notes: In press.

Whitson MJ, Lynch KL, Yang YX, Metz DC, Falk GW: Lack of proton pump inhibitor trial prior to commencing therapy for eosinophilic esophagitis is common in the community. Disease Esophagus Dec 22 2017 Notes: doi: 10.1093/dote/dox143. [Epub ahead of print]

Khan N, Patel D, Shah Y, Trivedi C, Yang YX: Albumin as a prognostic marker for ulcerative colitis. World Journal of Gastroenterology 23(45): 8008-8016, Dec 2017.

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