Brooks D Cash

Summary

Affiliation: Naval Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An evidence-based medicine approach to studies of diagnostic tests: assessing the validity of virtual colonoscopy
    Brooks D Cash
    Division of Gastroenterology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 1:136-44. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Update on the management of adults with chronic idiopathic constipation
    Brooks D Cash
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and Division of Gastroenterology, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD USA
    J Fam Pract 56:S13-9; quiz S20. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Should computed tomographic colonography replace optical colonoscopy in screening for colorectal cancer?
    Ganesh R Veerappan
    Gastroenterology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 119:236-41. 2009
  4. pmc Pathogen-specific risk of chronic gastrointestinal disorders following bacterial causes of foodborne illness
    Chad K Porter
    Enteric Diseases Department, Naval Medical Research Center, Silver Spring, MD, USA
    BMC Gastroenterol 13:46. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Clinical use of CT colonography for colorectal cancer screening in military training facilities and potential impact on HEDIS measures
    Brooks D Cash
    Department of Medicine, Gastroenterology Service, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 10:30-6. 2013
  6. doi request reprint CT colonography of a Medicare-aged population: outcomes observed in an analysis of more than 1400 patients
    Brooks D Cash
    Department of Gastroenterology, National Naval Medical Center, 8901 Wisconsin Ave, Bldg 9, Bethesda, Md 20889 5000, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:W27-34. 2012
  7. pmc The prevalence of celiac disease among patients with nonconstipated irritable bowel syndrome is similar to controls
    Brooks D Cash
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland 20889 5000, USA
    Gastroenterology 141:1187-93. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Establishing a CT colonography service
    Brooks D Cash
    Department of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 20:379-98. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Pathogen-specific risk of celiac disease following bacterial causes of foodborne illness: a retrospective cohort study
    Mark S Riddle
    Enteric Diseases Department, Infectious Disease Directorate, Naval Medical Research Center, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, Silver Spring, MD, 20910 7500, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 58:3242-5. 2013
  10. pmc Dietary meat intake in relation to colorectal adenoma in asymptomatic women
    Leah M Ferrucci
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 104:1231-40. 2009

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint An evidence-based medicine approach to studies of diagnostic tests: assessing the validity of virtual colonoscopy
    Brooks D Cash
    Division of Gastroenterology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 1:136-44. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Update on the management of adults with chronic idiopathic constipation
    Brooks D Cash
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences and Division of Gastroenterology, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD USA
    J Fam Pract 56:S13-9; quiz S20. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Should computed tomographic colonography replace optical colonoscopy in screening for colorectal cancer?
    Ganesh R Veerappan
    Gastroenterology Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Pol Arch Med Wewn 119:236-41. 2009
    ..There are concerns regarding thresholds for referrals, appropriate intervals between studies, the optimal management of extracolonic findings, and radiation exposure with CTC that remain unanswered by these data...
  4. pmc Pathogen-specific risk of chronic gastrointestinal disorders following bacterial causes of foodborne illness
    Chad K Porter
    Enteric Diseases Department, Naval Medical Research Center, Silver Spring, MD, USA
    BMC Gastroenterol 13:46. 2013
    ..We utilized a US Department of Defense medical encounter database to evaluate the risk of several gastrointestinal disorders following select foodborne infections...
  5. doi request reprint Clinical use of CT colonography for colorectal cancer screening in military training facilities and potential impact on HEDIS measures
    Brooks D Cash
    Department of Medicine, Gastroenterology Service, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 10:30-6. 2013
    ..The aim of this analysis was to quantify the use of CT colonography (CTC) for CRC screening and demonstrate the potential impact of including CTC as a HEDIS-acceptable screening modality...
  6. doi request reprint CT colonography of a Medicare-aged population: outcomes observed in an analysis of more than 1400 patients
    Brooks D Cash
    Department of Gastroenterology, National Naval Medical Center, 8901 Wisconsin Ave, Bldg 9, Bethesda, Md 20889 5000, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:W27-34. 2012
    ..We evaluated outcomes of patients 65 years old and older who underwent CT colonography (CTC) between 2004 and 2009...
  7. pmc The prevalence of celiac disease among patients with nonconstipated irritable bowel syndrome is similar to controls
    Brooks D Cash
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland 20889 5000, USA
    Gastroenterology 141:1187-93. 2011
    ..We evaluated the prevalence of CD antibodies, and biopsy confirmed CD among patients with NC-IBS in a large US population...
  8. doi request reprint Establishing a CT colonography service
    Brooks D Cash
    Department of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 20:379-98. 2010
    ..Finally, reimbursement issues, quality control, and the potential impact of screening CTC on colonoscopy practice are discussed...
  9. doi request reprint Pathogen-specific risk of celiac disease following bacterial causes of foodborne illness: a retrospective cohort study
    Mark S Riddle
    Enteric Diseases Department, Infectious Disease Directorate, Naval Medical Research Center, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, Silver Spring, MD, 20910 7500, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 58:3242-5. 2013
    ..We utilized a US Department of Defense medical encounter database to evaluate the risk of CD following select foodborne infections...
  10. pmc Dietary meat intake in relation to colorectal adenoma in asymptomatic women
    Leah M Ferrucci
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 104:1231-40. 2009
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  11. doi request reprint Key safety issues of bowel preparations for colonoscopy and importance of adequate hydration
    Cathy Dykes
    National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland 20889, USA
    Gastroenterol Nurs 31:30-5; quiz 36-7. 2008
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  12. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of irritable bowel syndrome
    Brooks D Cash
    Division of Gastroenterology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Building 9, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 34:205-20, vi. 2005
    ..This article evaluates the diagnostic characteristics of various symptom-based criteria in routine clinical practice and reviews the data regarding the yield of the multiple commonly used diagnostic tests in patients with suspected IBS...
  13. doi request reprint CT colonography predictably overestimates colonic length and distance to polyps compared with optical colonoscopy
    James E Duncan
    Department of Surgery, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:1291-5. 2009
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  14. doi request reprint The role of diagnostic testing in irritable bowel syndrome
    David L Furman
    Gastroenterology Service, National Naval Medical Center, 8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, Md 20889 5000, USA
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 40:105-19. 2011
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  15. pmc Risk of inflammatory bowel disease following a diagnosis of irritable bowel syndrome
    Chad K Porter
    Enteric Diseases Department, Infectious Disease Directorate, Naval Medical Research Center, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, Silver Spring, MD, USA
    BMC Gastroenterol 12:55. 2012
    ..In some IBS cases there are subtle inflammatory changes similar to the immune-mediated pathophysiology of IBD, and the risk of both increases after infectious gastroenteritis (IGE)...
  16. doi request reprint CT colonography may improve colorectal cancer screening compliance
    Fouad J Moawad
    Department of Medicine, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 195:1118-23. 2010
    ..The aim of this project was to assess patient preferences between colonoscopy and CTC in an open access system...
  17. doi request reprint Gastroenterologists' interpretation of CTC: a pilot study demonstrating feasibility and similar accuracy compared with radiologists' interpretation
    Patrick E Young
    Division of Gastroenterology, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 104:2926-31. 2009
    ..Our study sought to determine whether gastroenterologists could interpret the colonic display of CTC with an accuracy similar to that of trained radiologists...
  18. doi request reprint Existing and emerging therapies for irritable bowel syndrome
    Ruben D Acosta
    National Naval Medical Center and Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Division of Gastroenterology, 8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, Md 20889 5000, USA
    Expert Opin Emerg Drugs 16:389-402. 2011
    ..This article provides an overview of the current knowledge of the therapeutic approaches to irritable bowel syndrome...
  19. ncbi request reprint A quality improvement project comparing two regimens of medication for colonoscopy preparation
    Jane Allaire
    National Naval Medical Center, Department of Gastroenterology, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Gastroenterol Nurs 27:3-8. 2004
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  20. ncbi request reprint The utility of diagnostic tests in irritable bowel syndrome patients: a systematic review
    Brooks D Cash
    Division of Gastroenterology, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 97:2812-9. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the pretest probability of organic GI disease and the accuracy of diagnostic tests for organic GI disease in patients who meet symptom-based criteria for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Fresh perspectives in chronic constipation and other functional bowel disorders
    Brooks D Cash
    Gastroenterology Division and Colon Health Initiative, National Naval Medical Center, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Rev Gastroenterol Disord 7:116-33. 2007
    ..Therapies for IBS-C also are limited. However, ongoing research provides promise for improved outcomes in patients with FBDs...
  22. doi request reprint Risk of functional gastrointestinal disorders in U.S. military following self-reported diarrhea and vomiting during deployment
    Chad K Porter
    Enteric Diseases Department, Infectious Disease Directorate, Naval Medical Research Center, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910 7500, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 56:3262-9. 2011
    ..Furthermore, stress associated with deployment may potentiate the increased FGD risk...
  23. doi request reprint A review of irritable bowel syndrome and an update on therapeutic approaches
    John T Bassett
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, National Naval Medical Center, Department of Gastroenterology, 8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 9:1129-43. 2008
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  24. pmc Cryospray ablation (CSA) in the palliative treatment of squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus
    Brooks D Cash
    Department of Gastroenterology, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD 8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Bldg 9, Department of Gastroenterology, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
    World J Surg Oncol 5:34. 2007
    ..Need for improved palliation exits...
  25. ncbi request reprint Probiotic use in irritable bowel syndrome
    Patrick Young
    National Naval Medical Center, 8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Bldg 9, Bethesda, MD 20889, USA
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 8:321-6. 2006
    ..This review serves to summarize the evidence for the use of probiotics in the treatment of IBS and to place this information in clinical context. Potential future developments and areas of possible research are also discussed...
  26. doi request reprint Clinical effects of colonic cleansing for general health promotion: a systematic review
    Ruben D Acosta
    Division of Gastroenterology, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, Maryland 20889, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 104:2830-6; quiz 2837. 2009
    ..The practice of colonic cleansing to improve or promote general health is not supported in the published literature and cannot be recommended at this time...