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Frank Irving Scott IV, MD, MSCE

Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Investigator in Training, Center for Pharmacoepidemiology Research and Training, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania
Senior Scholar, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Division of Gastroenterology
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
1 Civic Center Boulevard, Penn Tower 9th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-349-8222
BA (Biology)
University of Pennsylvania, 2000.
Temple University School of Medicine, 2006.
MSCE (Masters of Science in Clinical Epidemiology)
University of Pennsylvania, 2012.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern and resident in Internal Medicine, New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical College, 2006-2009.
Fellowship in Gastroenterology, University of Pennsylvania, 2009-2012.
Fellowship in Inflammatory Bowel Disease, University of Pennsylvania, 2012-2013.
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Selected Publications

Horton DB, Scott FI, Haynes K, Putt ME, Rose CD, Lewis JD, Strom BL: Antibiotic Exposure and Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis: A Case-Control Study. Pediatrics 136(2): e333-343, August 2015.

Scott FI, Vajravelu RK, Bewtra M, Mamtani R, Lee D, Goldberg DS, Lewis, JD: The Benefit to Risk Balance of Combining Infliximab with Azathioprine Varies With Age: A Markov Model. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 13(2): 302-309, February 2015 Notes: Epub ahead of print, 2014 August.

Mendelson AH, Small AJ, Agarwalla A, Scott FI, Kochman ML: Esophageal anastomotic strictures: outcomes of endoscopic dilation, risk of recurrence and refractory stenosis and effect of foreign body removal. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 13(2): 263-271, Feb 2015 Notes: Epub ahead of print, 2014 July.

Mamtani R, Boursi B, Scott FI, Goldberg DF, Keefe SM, Vaughn DJ, Malkowicz SB, Lewis JD: Validation of a coding algorithm to identify bladder cancer and distinguish stage in an electronic medical records database. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention 24(1): 303-307, January 2015 Notes: Epub ahead of print, 2014 November.

Scott FI*, Mamtani R*, Brensinger CM, Haynes K, Cheisa-Fuxench ZC, Zhang J, Chen L, Xie F, Yun H, Osterman MT, Beukelman T, Margolis DJ, Curtis JR, and Lewis JD: Risk of non-melanoma skin cancer in patients with a history of NMSC with the use of immunosuppressant and biologic agents in autoimmune disease JAMA Dermatology epub ahead of print October 2015.

Henao MP, Bewtra M, Osterman MT, Aberra FN, Scott FI, Lichtenstein GR, Kraschnewski J, Lewis JD : Measurement of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Symptoms: Reliability of an Abbreviated Approach to Data Collection. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases In Press 2015.

Mamtani R, Haynes K, Finkelman BS, Scott FI, Lewis JD: Distinguishing incident and prevalent diabetes in an electronic medical records database. Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety 23(2): 111-8, Feb 2014.

Agarwalla A, Small AJ, Mendelson AH, Scott FI, Kochman ML.: Risk of recurrent or refractory strictures and outcome of endoscopic dilation for radiation-induced esophageal strictures. Surgical Endoscopy 2014 Notes: Epub ahead of print, 2014 October.

Scott FI, Osterman MT, McConnell RA, Lorusso M, Aberra F, Kerner C, Lichtenstein GR, Lewis JD: Impact of JC virus antibody testing in patients with Crohn's disease with loss of response to infliximab: a Markov model. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases 19(12): 2625-33, Nov 2013.

Scott FI, Osterman MT, Mahmoud NN, Lewis JD: Secular trends in small-bowel obstruction and adhesiolysis in the United States: 1988-2007. Am Journal Surgery 204(3): 315-20, Sep 2012.

Scott Frank I, Aberra Faten: VSL#3 for Ulcerative Colitis: Growing Evidence? Gastroenterology 140(5): 1685-6; discussion 1686-7, May 2011.

Scott Frank I, Lichtenstein Gary R: Therapeutic Drug Monitoring of Anti-TNF Therapy in Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Current Treatment Options in Gastroenterology 12(1): 59-75, Mar 2014.

Scott Frank I, Osterman Mark T: Medical Management of Crohn Disease. Clinics in Colon and Rectal Surgery 26(2): 67-74, Jun 2013.

Mendelson AH, Small AJ, Agarwalla A, Scott FI, Kochman ML: Clinical and Procedural Predictors of Refractory Anastomotic and Radiation-Induced Strictures. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Page: AB518, May 2014 Notes: Accepted Abstract, Poster session, Digestive Diseases Week May 2014.

Scott FI and Lichtenstein GR: Inflicting Confusion. AHRQ WebM&M [serial online] Available at: http://webmm.ahrq.gov/case.aspx?caseID=351. (eds.). June 2015.

Scott FI and Osterman MT: Natalizumab for Crohn's Disease: Down but Not Out. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol In Press 2015.

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