James Church

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Affiliation: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi The quality of podium presentations at the american society of colon and rectal surgeons: does a decade make a difference?
    James Church
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44143, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:1569-72. 2005
  2. ncbi Ileoanal pouch neoplasia in familial adenomatous polyposis: an underestimated threat
    James Church
    David G Jagelman Inherited Colorectal Cancer Registries, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio, 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:1708-13. 2005
  3. ncbi In which patients do I perform IRA, and why?
    James Church
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Desk A 30, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Fam Cancer 5:237-40; discussion 262-2. 2006
  4. ncbi Familial adenomatous polyposis
    James Church
    Am J Gastroenterol 102:462-3. 2007
  5. doi The impact of genomics on colorectal surgery in the first half of the 21st century: musings on a sad seamstress and her offspring
    James Church
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:377-8. 2008
  6. doi Complications of colonoscopy
    James Church
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Digestive Diseases Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Desk A30, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 42:639-57. 2013
  7. doi Keeping the cecum clean: a randomized, prospective, placebo-controlled trial of loperamide as part of preparation for colonoscopy
    James Church
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Digestive Diseases Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 56:120-5. 2013
  8. doi A desmoid tumor-staging system separates patients with intra-abdominal, familial adenomatous polyposis-associated desmoid disease by behavior and prognosis
    James Church
    David G Jagelman Inherited Colorectal Cancer Registries, Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:897-901. 2008
  9. doi Outcome based on management for duodenal adenomas: sporadic versus familial disease
    Michael David Johnson
    Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery in the Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:229-35. 2010
  10. doi Detecting and managing hereditary colorectal cancer syndromes in your practice
    Brandie Heald
    Genomic Medicine Institute, Taussig Cancer Institute, The Sanford R Weiss Center for Inherited Colorectal Neoplasia, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 79:787-96. 2012

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  1. ncbi The quality of podium presentations at the american society of colon and rectal surgeons: does a decade make a difference?
    James Church
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44143, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:1569-72. 2005
    ..We performed this study to see whether the quality of delivery has improved pari passu with technical advances in presentation of data...
  2. ncbi Ileoanal pouch neoplasia in familial adenomatous polyposis: an underestimated threat
    James Church
    David G Jagelman Inherited Colorectal Cancer Registries, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio, 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:1708-13. 2005
    ..This study has been done to alert those caring for patients with familial adenomatous polyposis to the looming danger of pouch polyposis and to suggest ways to deal with it...
  3. ncbi In which patients do I perform IRA, and why?
    James Church
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Desk A 30, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Fam Cancer 5:237-40; discussion 262-2. 2006
  4. ncbi Familial adenomatous polyposis
    James Church
    Am J Gastroenterol 102:462-3. 2007
  5. doi The impact of genomics on colorectal surgery in the first half of the 21st century: musings on a sad seamstress and her offspring
    James Church
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:377-8. 2008
  6. doi Complications of colonoscopy
    James Church
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Digestive Diseases Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Desk A30, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 42:639-57. 2013
    ..This article considers the most common complications of colonoscopy, and advises how to minimize their incidence and how to treat them if they do occur. ..
  7. doi Keeping the cecum clean: a randomized, prospective, placebo-controlled trial of loperamide as part of preparation for colonoscopy
    James Church
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Digestive Diseases Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 56:120-5. 2013
    ..Coating of the cecum with sticky bile causes a problem with inspection of the mucosa during colonoscopy...
  8. doi A desmoid tumor-staging system separates patients with intra-abdominal, familial adenomatous polyposis-associated desmoid disease by behavior and prognosis
    James Church
    David G Jagelman Inherited Colorectal Cancer Registries, Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:897-901. 2008
    ..A recent staging system categorizes desmoids according to size, symptoms, and complications. We applied the staging system to determine whether it separates patients into clinically significant groups...
  9. doi Outcome based on management for duodenal adenomas: sporadic versus familial disease
    Michael David Johnson
    Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery in the Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:229-35. 2010
    ..Management and outcomes for duodenal adenomas may vary based on etiology, familial versus sporadic. We reviewed the records of patients managed at our institution for duodenal adenomatous polyps for the 20-year period ending July 2006...
  10. doi Detecting and managing hereditary colorectal cancer syndromes in your practice
    Brandie Heald
    Genomic Medicine Institute, Taussig Cancer Institute, The Sanford R Weiss Center for Inherited Colorectal Neoplasia, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Cleve Clin J Med 79:787-96. 2012
    ..Genetic testing can offer a precise diagnosis. It allows for risk stratification and focused management and surveillance...
  11. doi The prevalence of hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia in juvenile polyposis syndrome
    Margaret O'Malley
    Sanford R Weiss MD Center for Hereditary Colorectal Neoplasia in the Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 55:886-92. 2012
    ..A juvenile polyposis-hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia overlap syndrome has previously been reported in 22% of patients with juvenile polyposis due to a SMAD4 mutation...
  12. doi Ileal pouch prolapse: prevalence, management, and outcomes
    Myles R Joyce
    Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue A30, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:993-7. 2010
    ..The study aim is to review the prevalence, management, and outcomes for patients diagnosed with ileal pouch prolapse after restorative proctocolectomy...
  13. doi In a select group of patients meeting strict clinical criteria and undergoing ileal pouch-anal anastomosis, the omission of a diverting ileostomy offers cost savings to the hospital
    Myles R Joyce
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 53:905-10. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to determine whether the omission of an ileostomy in patients undergoing ileal pouch surgery offers cost savings to the hospital...
  14. ncbi Immunohistochemistry for annexin A10 can distinguish sporadic from Lynch syndrome-associated microsatellite-unstable colorectal carcinoma
    Reetesh K Pai
    Department of Anatomic Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Departments of Anatomic Pathology Colorectal Surgery Genomic Medicine Institute Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH
    Am J Surg Pathol 38:518-25. 2014
    ..On the basis of these results, immunohistochemistry for annexin A10 may be a useful marker to distinguish sporadic from LS-associated microsatellite-unstable colon cancer. ..
  15. doi Snaring large serrated polyps
    Jennifer Liang
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Digestive Diseases Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Desk A 30, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 27:1622-7. 2013
    ..Few studies describe the technique or outcomes of serrated polypectomy. We sought to present outcomes of a series of polypectomies of large serrated polyps in comparison to a series of endoscopic resections of large adenomas...
  16. doi Implementation of universal microsatellite instability and immunohistochemistry screening for diagnosing lynch syndrome in a large academic medical center
    Brandie Heald
    Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Clin Oncol 31:1336-40. 2013
    ..No studies report how this process is implemented on a health system-wide basis...
  17. doi A novel nomogram accurately quantifies the risk of mortality in elderly patients undergoing colorectal surgery
    Ravi P Kiran
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Ann Surg 257:905-8. 2013
    ..The ability to accurately predict postoperative mortality is expected to improve preoperative decisions for elderly patients considered for colorectal surgery...
  18. ncbi Familial colorectal cancer type X: polyp burden and cancer risk stratification via a family history score
    Poh Koon Koh
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    ANZ J Surg 81:537-42. 2011
    ..This study investigates the polyp and cancer burden of this population and demonstrates relationships with a family history score (FHS)...
  19. doi Polishing the crystal ball: knowing genotype improves ability to predict desmoid disease in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis
    Elodie Elayi
    Sanford R Weiss Center for Hereditary Colorectal Neoplasia, Digestive Diseases Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 52:1762-6. 2009
    ..Patients may be protected by changing surgical strategy. We designed a formula to predict desmoid risk and tested the value of adding genotype to the formula...
  20. doi Pathways of carcinogenesis are reflected in patterns of polyp pathology in patients screened for colorectal cancer
    Megan Costedio
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Digestive Diseases Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 54:1224-8. 2011
    ..There are multiple genetic routes to colorectal cancer, including chromosomal instability, mismatch repair dysfunction, and global hypermethylation. Few consider the possibility that multiple pathways are synchronously active...
  21. doi Advancement flap repair: a good option for complex anorectal fistulas
    Awad Jarrar
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Digestive Diseases Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 54:1537-41. 2011
    ..Although early outcomes vary, concerns remain about postoperative continence, long-term healing, and its role in patients with Crohn's disease and anovaginal fistulas...
  22. doi Identification of the methylator (serrated) colorectal cancer phenotype through precursor serrated polyps
    Craig A Messick
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 52:1535-41. 2009
    ..This study analyzes characteristics of precursor polyps occurring within different molecular subtypes of sporadic colorectal cancer...
  23. doi Ureteric obstruction in familial adenomatous polyposis-associated desmoid disease
    Myles Joyce
    Sanford R Weiss Center for Inherited Colorectal Neoplasia, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 53:327-32. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to identify the incidence, management, and outcomes for familial adenomatous polyposis associated intra-abdominal desmoids causing ureteric obstruction...
  24. ncbi Treating symptomatic adhesions to the sigmoid colon: colectomy improves quality of life
    Awad Jarrar
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Digestive Diseases Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH, 44143, USA
    Int J Colorectal Dis 28:1407-11. 2013
    ..This study examines the effectiveness of colectomy in the treatment of such patients...
  25. pmc Prevalence of germline PTEN, BMPR1A, SMAD4, STK11, and ENG mutations in patients with moderate-load colorectal polyps
    Joanne Ngeow
    Genomic Medicine Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Gastroenterology 144:1402-9, 1409.e1-5. 2013
    ....
  26. ncbi Inherited colorectal cancer registries in the United States
    James Church
    David G Jagelman Inherited Colorectal Cancer Registries, Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:674-8. 2004
    ..Optimal care of these high-risk families involves a center with expertise in the syndromes. This study was performed to see how many such centers exist in the United States and to learn something of how they work...
  27. doi Adenoma detection rate and the quality of colonoscopy: the sword has two edges
    James Church
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 51:520-3. 2008
    ..Although defining and measuring quality in colonoscopy is important, further work needs to be done to arrive at a practical, clinically meaningful way of quality assessment...
  28. doi How to manage the patient with early-age-of-onset (<50 years) colorectal cancer?
    Jennifer Liang
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Digestive Diseases Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 19:725-31. 2010
    ..Genetic counseling is indicated for all patients younger than 50 with colorectal cancer. Before surgery, the tumor and the patient must be evaluated as fully as possible, so that optimal treatment, follow-up, and surveillance are used...
  29. ncbi History of hysterectomy: a significant problem for colonoscopists that is not present in patients who have had sigmoid colectomy
    Kelly A Garrett
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Digestive Diseases Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 53:1055-60. 2010
    ..We performed this study to document this difficulty and to determine whether sigmoid colectomy prevents it...
  30. doi Risk factors for urinary tract infections in colorectal compared with vascular surgery: a need to review current present-on-admission policy?
    Vikram Attaluri
    Department of Colonrectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:356-61. 2011
    ..Type of operation a patient undergoes could be an inevitable nonmodifiable risk factor in the development of UTI...
  31. ncbi Risk of rectal cancer in patients after colectomy and ileorectal anastomosis for familial adenomatous polyposis: a function of available surgical options
    James Church
    David G Jagelman Inherited Colorectal Cancer Registry and the Department of Colorectal Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:1175-81. 2003
    ..Ileorectal anastomosis is performed mostly in mildly affected patients and will therefore carry a very low risk of metachronous rectal cancer...
  32. ncbi Staging intra-abdominal desmoid tumors in familial adenomatous polyposis: a search for a uniform approach to a troubling disease
    James Church
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:1528-34. 2005
    ..The relative rarity and the clinical heterogeneity of intra-abdominal desmoid tumors make randomized studies difficult to do. In this article a staging system is proposed to make multi-institutional studies easier...
  33. doi Familial adenomatous polyposis
    James Church
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Sanford R Weiss Center for Hereditary Colorectal Neoplasia, Digestive Diseases Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Surg Oncol Clin N Am 18:585-98. 2009
    ..FAP patients and families should be involved in a registry or genetic center, not to the exclusion of local practitioners but to their benefit. In this way the best of care is given and the best of outcomes ensured...
  34. doi Flat adenomas of the large bowel: a single endoscopist study
    Emre Gorgun
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Digestive Diseases Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 52:972-7. 2009
    ..As a result, the "true" incidence of flat lesions is unknown. The aim of this study was to report the incidence and character of flat adenomas in a large series of patients in the United States...
  35. ncbi Pancreas-sparing duodenectomy is effective management for familial adenomatous polyposis
    Richard Mackey
    Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 9:1088-93; discussion 1093. 2005
    ..Pancreas-sparing duodenectomy represents a definitive treatment for advanced duodenal polyposis and can obviate the need for pancreaticoduodenectomy...
  36. ncbi The use of ancillary techniques to aid colonoscope insertion
    Xhileta Xhaja
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Digestive Diseases Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Desk A 30, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH, 44195, USA
    Surg Endosc 28:1936-9. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the importance of ancillary techniques in achieving a comfortable, complete colonoscopy...
  37. ncbi Patterns of surgery in patients belonging to amsterdam-positive families
    Ralph Van Dalen
    David G Jagelman Inherited Colorectal Cancer Registries, Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:617-20. 2003
    ....
  38. ncbi Colonoscopy training: the need for patience (patients)
    James Church
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Ohio 44195, USA
    ANZ J Surg 72:89-91. 2002
    ..In order to document the learning curve and better define normal progress for the early learning experience, the performance of trainees during their first 100-125 cases was recorded...
  39. doi Surgeons should not hesitate to perform episioproctotomy for rectovaginal fistula secondary to cryptoglandular or obstetrical origin
    Tracy L Hull
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Digestive Disease Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 54:54-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the results of episioproctotomy and rectal-advancement flap on healing, postoperative continence, and sexual function...
  40. ncbi The utility of capsule endoscopy small bowel surveillance in patients with polyposis
    Carol A Burke
    Department of Gastroenterology, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 100:1498-502. 2005
    ..The utility and safety of capsule endoscopy (CE) for surveillance of SI neoplasia in patients with familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) and Peutz-Jeghers syndrome (PJS) is unknown...
  41. ncbi ASCO/SSO review of current role of risk-reducing surgery in common hereditary cancer syndromes
    Jose G Guillem
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:4642-60. 2006
    ....
  42. ncbi ASCO/SSO review of current role of risk-reducing surgery in common hereditary cancer syndromes
    Jose G Guillem
    Department of Surgery, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 1275 York Avenue, Room C 1077, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 13:1296-321. 2006
    ..Clinical interventions have been formulated for mutation carriers within affected families. The primary interventions for mutation carriers of highly penetrant syndromes are surgical...
  43. ncbi A comparison of adverse events and functional outcomes after restorative proctocolectomy for familial adenomatous polyposis and ulcerative colitis
    Richard E Lovegrove
    Imperial College London, Department of Biosurgery and Surgical Technology, St Mary s Hospital, Praed Street, London, United Kingdom
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:1293-306. 2006
    ..This meta-analysis was designed to identify differences in adverse events and functional outcomes between these two groups...
  44. ncbi The unzygosed colon as a factor predisposing to difficult colonoscopy in slim women
    James Church
    Gastrointest Endosc 55:965-6; author reply 966. 2002
  45. ncbi Practice parameters for the treatment of patients with dominantly inherited colorectal cancer (familial adenomatous polyposis and hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer)
    James Church
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:1001-12. 2003
  46. ncbi Quality in the technical performance of colonoscopy and the continuous quality improvement process for colonoscopy: recommendations of the U.S. Multi-Society Task Force on Colorectal Cancer
    Douglas K Rex
    Department of Medicine Gastroenterology, Indiana University Medical Center, Indianapolis, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 97:1296-308. 2002
  47. ncbi Practice parameters for ambulatory anorectal surgery
    Ronald Place
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:573-6. 2003
  48. ncbi Practice parameters for the management of rectal cancer (revised)
    Joe J Tjandra
    Fletcher Allen Health Care, 111 Colchester Avenue, Fletcher 301, Burlington, Vermont 05401, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:411-23. 2005
    ..The ultimate judgment regarding the propriety of any specific procedure must be made by the physician in light of all of the circumstances presented by the individual patient...
  49. ncbi Principles of privileging and credentialing for endoscopy and colonoscopy
    Steven D Wexner
    Gastrointest Endosc 55:145-8. 2002
  50. ncbi Practice parameters for the surveillance and follow-up of patients with colon and rectal cancer
    Thomas Anthony
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:807-17. 2004
  51. ncbi Practice parameters for colon cancer
    Daniel Otchy
    Dis Colon Rectum 47:1269-84. 2004
  52. ncbi Sphincter defects are not associated with long-term incontinence following ileal pouch-anal anastomosis
    Susan L Gearhart
    Department of Surgery, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:1410-5. 2005
    ..The authors hypothesized that women with anal sphincter defects were more likely to experience incontinence episodes than women with intact sphincter muscles following ileal pouch-anal anastomosis...
  53. ncbi Flat and depressed neoplasms of the colon in western populations [corrected]
    James Church
    Am J Gastroenterol 101:1676-7. 2006