F Francois

Summary

Affiliation: New York University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Colon pathology detected after a positive screening flexible sigmoidoscopy: a prospective study in an ethnically diverse cohort
    Fritz Francois
    Department of Medicine and Division of Gastroenterology, VA New York Harbor Healthcare System and New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10010, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 101:823-30. 2006
  2. pmc Colorectal cancer screening of high-risk populations: A national survey of physicians
    Pascale M White
    Division of Gastroenterology and Department of Medicine, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Res Notes 5:64. 2012
  3. pmc The effect of H. pylori eradication on meal-associated changes in plasma ghrelin and leptin
    Fritz Francois
    New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Gastroenterol 11:37. 2011
  4. pmc Colon cancer knowledge and attitudes in an immigrant Haitian community
    Fritz Francois
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 11:319-25. 2009
  5. ncbi Pan-colonic varices and idiopathic portal hypertension
    Fritz Francois
    NYU School of Medicine, 423 E 23rd St, New York, USA
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 16:325-8. 2007
  6. ncbi The association of gastric leptin with oesophageal inflammation and metaplasia
    F Francois
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Gut 57:16-24. 2008
  7. pmc Bacterial biota in the human distal esophagus
    Zhiheng Pei
    Department of Pathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:4250-5. 2004
  8. doi Lap-band impact on the function of the esophagus
    Zoi Gamagaris
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, Bellevue Hospital Center, 462 First Avenue Room 10E1, New York, NY, 10016, USA
    Obes Surg 18:1268-72. 2008
  9. pmc The effect of laparoscopic gastric banding surgery on plasma levels of appetite-control, insulinotropic, and digestive hormones
    Joshua R Shak
    Department of Medicine, NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Obes Surg 18:1089-96. 2008
  10. ncbi Improved patient survival after acute variceal bleeding: a multicenter, cohort study
    Naga Chalasani
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 98:653-9. 2003

Research Grants

  1. H. PYLORI AND IL-1Beta IN ESOPHAGEAL ONCOGENESIS
    Fritz Francois; Fiscal Year: 2007

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi Colon pathology detected after a positive screening flexible sigmoidoscopy: a prospective study in an ethnically diverse cohort
    Fritz Francois
    Department of Medicine and Division of Gastroenterology, VA New York Harbor Healthcare System and New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10010, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 101:823-30. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate ethnic variations in the prevalence of proximal neoplasia on follow-up colonoscopy after a neoplastic lesion is found on sigmoidoscopy...
  2. pmc Colorectal cancer screening of high-risk populations: A national survey of physicians
    Pascale M White
    Division of Gastroenterology and Department of Medicine, New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Res Notes 5:64. 2012
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  3. pmc The effect of H. pylori eradication on meal-associated changes in plasma ghrelin and leptin
    Fritz Francois
    New York University Langone Medical Center, New York, NY, USA
    BMC Gastroenterol 11:37. 2011
    ..pylori colonization. We prospectively evaluated the effect of H. pylori eradication on meal-associated changes in serum ghrelin and leptin levels, and body weight...
  4. pmc Colon cancer knowledge and attitudes in an immigrant Haitian community
    Fritz Francois
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 11:319-25. 2009
    ..To qualitatively evaluate the views of Haitian immigrants on cancer and the influence of cultural and socio-ecological factors on cancer screening behavior...
  5. ncbi Pan-colonic varices and idiopathic portal hypertension
    Fritz Francois
    NYU School of Medicine, 423 E 23rd St, New York, USA
    J Gastrointestin Liver Dis 16:325-8. 2007
    ..Colonoscopy revealed varices from the rectum to the cecum confirmed with endoscopic ultrasound, while esogastroduodenoscopy, small bowel series, and CT were all normal. Portal hypertension was present without an identifiable cause...
  6. ncbi The association of gastric leptin with oesophageal inflammation and metaplasia
    F Francois
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Gut 57:16-24. 2008
    ..Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease complications may reflect imbalances between protective and injurious factors. Through its effects on cell growth, leptin may influence oesophageal mucosal homeostasis...
  7. pmc Bacterial biota in the human distal esophagus
    Zhiheng Pei
    Department of Pathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:4250-5. 2004
    ..These findings provide evidence for a complex but conserved bacterial population in the normal distal esophagus...
  8. doi Lap-band impact on the function of the esophagus
    Zoi Gamagaris
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, Bellevue Hospital Center, 462 First Avenue Room 10E1, New York, NY, 10016, USA
    Obes Surg 18:1268-72. 2008
    ..Our aim was to assess the long-term impact of the LAGB on esophageal motility and pH-metry in patients who had LAGB who had normal and abnormal esophageal function at baseline...
  9. pmc The effect of laparoscopic gastric banding surgery on plasma levels of appetite-control, insulinotropic, and digestive hormones
    Joshua R Shak
    Department of Medicine, NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Obes Surg 18:1089-96. 2008
    ..To examine this hypothesis, we determined plasma concentrations of appetite-control, insulinotropic, and digestive hormones in relation to LAGB...
  10. ncbi Improved patient survival after acute variceal bleeding: a multicenter, cohort study
    Naga Chalasani
    Department of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana 46202, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 98:653-9. 2003
    ..Therefore, a retrospective, multicenter study was conducted to define the outcomes of variceal bleeding and to describe the patterns of current practice in the management of variceal bleeding...
  11. pmc Inflammation and intestinal metaplasia of the distal esophagus are associated with alterations in the microbiome
    Liying Yang
    Department of Pathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Gastroenterology 137:588-97. 2009
    ..This is the first comprehensive reported correlation between a change in the esophageal microbiome and esophageal diseases...
  12. ncbi Use of flexible sigmoidoscopy to screen for colorectal cancer in HIV-infected patients 50 years of age and older
    Edmund J Bini
    Division of Gastroenterology, Veterans Affairs New York Harbor Healthcare System, 423 E 23rd Street, New York, NY 10010, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1626-31. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the utility of screening flexible sigmoidoscopy in patients with HIV...
  13. pmc Molecular analysis of the bacterial microbiota in the human stomach
    Elisabeth M Bik
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Fairchild Science Building, 299 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:732-7. 2006
    ..The gastric microbiota may play important, as-yet-undiscovered roles in human health and disease...
  14. pmc Leptin and ghrelin in relation to Helicobacter pylori status in adult males
    Jatin Roper
    New York University School of Medicine, 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 93:2350-7. 2008
    ..Leptin and ghrelin, hormones involved in human energy homeostasis, are both produced in the stomach...
  15. ncbi Model for end-stage liver disease (MELD) for predicting mortality in patients with acute variceal bleeding
    Naga Chalasani
    Hepatology 35:1282-4. 2002

Research Grants2

  1. H. PYLORI AND IL-1Beta IN ESOPHAGEAL ONCOGENESIS
    Fritz Francois; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..From these studies, both the microbial contribution and the host genotype contribution to adenocarcinoma risk should be able to be assessed, as well as to begin to define relevant cellular pathways. ..