Andrew J Gawron

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Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A colorectal cancer screening program in an underserved, ethnically diverse population in Chicago, IL
    Andrew J Gawron
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 750 N Lakeshore Dr 10th Floor, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Community Health 38:603-8. 2013
  2. pmc Proton pump inhibitor prescriptions and subsequent use in US veterans diagnosed with gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Andrew J Gawron
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60613, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:930-7. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Disparities in endoscopy use for colorectal cancer screening in the United States
    Andrew J Gawron
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 750 N Lake Shore Drive, 10th Floor, Chicago, IL, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 59:530-7. 2014
  4. pmc Many patients continue using proton pump inhibitors after negative results from tests for reflux disease
    Andrew J Gawron
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 10:620-5; quiz e57. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint High success rate of repeat colonoscopy with standard endoscopes in patients referred for prior incomplete colonoscopy
    Andrew J Gawron
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    BMC Gastroenterol 14:56. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Surrogate tissue telomere length and cancer risk: shorter or longer?
    Lifang Hou
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 N Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Cancer Lett 319:130-5. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Chronic cough: a gastroenterology perspective
    Andrew J Gawron
    aDivision of Gastroenterology and Hepatology bCenter for Healthcare Studies, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 21:523-9. 2013
  8. pmc Ambulatory reflux monitoring in GERD--which test should be performed and should therapy be stopped?
    Andrew J Gawron
    Department of Medicine, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 St Clair St, Suite 1400, Chicago, IL 60611 2951, USA
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 15:316. 2013
  9. pmc Polymorphisms in chemokine and receptor genes and gastric cancer risk and survival in a high risk Polish population
    Andrew J Gawron
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 N Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Scand J Gastroenterol 46:333-40. 2011
  10. pmc Advances in diagnostic testing for gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Andrew J Gawron
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611 2951, United States
    World J Gastroenterol 16:3750-6. 2010

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Publications14

  1. pmc A colorectal cancer screening program in an underserved, ethnically diverse population in Chicago, IL
    Andrew J Gawron
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 750 N Lakeshore Dr 10th Floor, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Community Health 38:603-8. 2013
    ..This program could serve as model for colorectal cancer screening in diverse, low resource communities. ..
  2. pmc Proton pump inhibitor prescriptions and subsequent use in US veterans diagnosed with gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Andrew J Gawron
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60613, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:930-7. 2013
    ..Empiric proton pump inhibitor use is common for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), but initial proton pump inhibitor (PPI) prescription patterns in Veterans are unknown...
  3. doi request reprint Disparities in endoscopy use for colorectal cancer screening in the United States
    Andrew J Gawron
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 750 N Lake Shore Drive, 10th Floor, Chicago, IL, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 59:530-7. 2014
    ..The purpose of this literature review was to summarize the known research on disparities in endoscopy use for colon cancer screening in the United States and highlight areas for future research. ..
  4. pmc Many patients continue using proton pump inhibitors after negative results from tests for reflux disease
    Andrew J Gawron
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 10:620-5; quiz e57. 2012
    ..We investigated the prevalence of PPI use in patients with negative results from Bravo pH or multichannel intraluminal impedance-pH (MII-pH) tests and factors that might predict the use of PPIs...
  5. ncbi request reprint High success rate of repeat colonoscopy with standard endoscopes in patients referred for prior incomplete colonoscopy
    Andrew J Gawron
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    BMC Gastroenterol 14:56. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the technique, success rate and outcomes of consecutive patients referred for previous incomplete colonoscopy...
  6. doi request reprint Surrogate tissue telomere length and cancer risk: shorter or longer?
    Lifang Hou
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 N Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Cancer Lett 319:130-5. 2012
    ..In this article, we reviewed the published data on surrogate tissue TL in relation to cancer risks, discussed the possible reasons for the differences in the results and future directions and challenges for this line of research...
  7. ncbi request reprint Chronic cough: a gastroenterology perspective
    Andrew J Gawron
    aDivision of Gastroenterology and Hepatology bCenter for Healthcare Studies, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 21:523-9. 2013
    ..The purpose of this review is to highlight recent work and provide recommendations on the approach for diagnosis and management of chronic cough in a gastroenterology clinic...
  8. pmc Ambulatory reflux monitoring in GERD--which test should be performed and should therapy be stopped?
    Andrew J Gawron
    Department of Medicine, The Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 St Clair St, Suite 1400, Chicago, IL 60611 2951, USA
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 15:316. 2013
    ..This review focuses on the limitations of our current diagnostic paradigm and highlights how reflux testing can be helpful in the diagnosis and management of patients with poor response to PPI therapy...
  9. pmc Polymorphisms in chemokine and receptor genes and gastric cancer risk and survival in a high risk Polish population
    Andrew J Gawron
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 680 N Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Scand J Gastroenterol 46:333-40. 2011
    ..To examine if genetic variations in chemokine receptor and ligand genes are associated with gastric cancer risk and survival...
  10. pmc Advances in diagnostic testing for gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Andrew J Gawron
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611 2951, United States
    World J Gastroenterol 16:3750-6. 2010
    ..Topics addressed include esophageal pH monitoring, impedance testing, symptom association analyses, narrow-band imaging, and histopathology...
  11. doi request reprint Sociodemographic and tumor characteristics associated with pancreatic cancer surgery in the United States
    Andrew J Gawron
    Department of Preventive Medicine, The Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Surg Oncol 97:578-82. 2008
    ..Surgical resection is the only curative treatment for pancreatic cancer. The aim of this project was to compare risk and prognostic factors between pancreatic cancer patients treated with and without surgery...
  12. ncbi request reprint Patient factors that affect quality of colonoscopy preparation
    Marina Serper
    Health Literacy and Learning Program, Division of General Internal Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois Electronic address
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 12:451-7. 2014
    ..We examined the association between health literacy, patient activation, and quality of bowel preparation...
  13. pmc A cost-efficacy decision analysis of prophylactic clip placement after endoscopic removal of large polyps
    Neehar D Parikh
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois Center for Healthcare Studies, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois Electronic address
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 11:1319-24. 2013
    ..One strategy to reduce bleeding is to place an endoscopic clip on the polypectomy site. We used decision analysis to investigate the cost-effectiveness of routine clip placement after colon polypectomy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Delaying cholecystectomy for complicated gallstone disease in pregnancy is associated with recurrent postpartum symptoms
    Annapoorani Veerappan
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, NMH Arkes Family Pavilion Suite 1400, 676 N Saint Clair, Chicago, IL, 60611, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 17:1953-9. 2013
    ..Our aim was to examine the effect of antepartum interventions on postpartum outcomes in complicated gallstone disease (CGD) during pregnancy...