Yu-Xiao Yang

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Assistant Professor of Medicine
Attending Physician, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP)
Attending Physician, Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC)
Attending Physician, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center (PPMC)
Senior Scholar, Center for Epidemiology & Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

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

GI cancer epidemiology
Pharmacoepidemiology
Colon cancer
Safety of acid suppressive therapy

Selected Publications

Boursi SB, Mamtani R, Yang YX: The effect of past antibiotic exposure on diabetes risk. European Journal of Endocrinology 2015 Notes: In press.

Boursi SB, Haynes K, Mamtani R, Yang YX: Thyroid dysfunction, thyroid hormone replacement and colorectal cancer risk. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 2015 Notes: In press.

Boursi B, Lurie I, Mamtani R, Haynes K, Yang YX: Anti-depressant therapy and cancer risk: a nested case-control study. European Neuropsychopharmacology 2015 Notes: In press.

Boursi SB, Haynes K, Mamtani R, Yang YX: Impact of antibiotic exposure on the risk of colorectal cancer. Pharmacoepidemiology & Drug Safety 2015 Notes: In press.

Menezes A, Tierney A, Yang YX, Forde KA, Bewtra M, Metz DC, Ginsberg GG, Falk GW: Adherence to the 2011 AGA Medical Position Statement for the Diagnosis and Management of Barrett's Esophagus. Diseases of the Esophagus 2015 Notes: In press.

Byrne DD, Newcomb CW, Carbonari DM, Nezamzadeh MS, Leidl KBF, Herlim M, Yang YX, Hennessy S, Kostman JR, Leonard MB, Localio AR, Lo Re V: Increased Risk of Hip Fracture Associated with Dually-Treated HIV/Hepatitis B Virus Coinfection. Journal of Viral Hepatitis 2015 Notes: In press.

Boursi SB, Haynes K, Mamtanic R, Yang YX.: Height as an independent anthropomorphic risk factor of colorectal cancer. European Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology 26(12): 1422-7, Dec 2014.

Boursi SB, Haynes K, Mamtani R, Yang YX: Digoxin use and the risk for colorectal cancer. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety 23(11): 1147-53, Nov 2014.

Yang YX, French B, Localio AR, Brensinger C, Lewis JD: Minimal benefit of earlier-than-recommended repeat colonoscopy among US Medicare enrollees following a negative colonoscopy. Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics 40(7): 843-5, Oct 2014.

Byrne Dana D, Newcomb Craig W, Carbonari Dena M, Nezamzadeh Melissa S, Leidl Kimberly B F, Herlim Maximilian, Yang Yu-Xiao, Hennessy Sean, Kostman Jay R, Leonard Mary B, Localio Russell, Lo Re Vincent: Prevalence of diagnosed chronic hepatitis B infection among U.S. Medicaid enrollees, 2000-2007. Annals of epidemiology 24(6): 418-23, Jun 2014.

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Last updated: 04/09/2015
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