Lauren B Gerson

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Barrett's esophagus in asymptomatic individuals
    Lauren B Gerson
    Section of Gastroenterology, VA Palo Alto Health Care System and Division of Gastroenterology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5202, USA
    Gastroenterology 123:461-7. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Screening for esophageal adenocarcinoma: an evidence-based approach
    Lauren B Gerson
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5202, USA
    Am J Med 113:499-505. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based assessment of endoscopic simulators for training
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Drive, Room A 149, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 16:489-509, vii-viii. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Does cancer risk affect health-related quality of life in patients with Barrett's esophagus?
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5202, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 65:16-25. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness model of endoscopic screening and surveillance in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5202, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2:868-79. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Risk factors for the detection of Barrett's esophagus in patients with erosive esophagitis
    Nir Modiano
    Department of Internal Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 69:1014-20. 2009
  7. pmc Time esophageal pH < 4 overestimates the prevalence of pathologic esophageal reflux in subjects with gastroesophageal reflux disease treated with proton pump inhibitors
    Lauren B Gerson
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    BMC Gastroenterol 8:15. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Potential relationship between gastroesophageal reflux disease and atrial arrhythmias
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94605 5202, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 40:828-32. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Screening for Barrett's esophagus in asymptomatic women
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5202, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 70:867-73. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Outcomes associated with deep enteroscopy
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5202, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 19:481-96. 2009

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Barrett's esophagus in asymptomatic individuals
    Lauren B Gerson
    Section of Gastroenterology, VA Palo Alto Health Care System and Division of Gastroenterology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5202, USA
    Gastroenterology 123:461-7. 2002
    ..We prospectively screened for the presence of BE in asymptomatic subjects older than 50 years of age undergoing screening sigmoidoscopy for colorectal cancer...
  2. ncbi request reprint Screening for esophageal adenocarcinoma: an evidence-based approach
    Lauren B Gerson
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5202, USA
    Am J Med 113:499-505. 2002
    ..Several risk factors, including severe reflux symptoms, male sex, and obesity, may identify patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease who are at the greatest risk of the development of cancer...
  3. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based assessment of endoscopic simulators for training
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Drive, Room A 149, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 16:489-509, vii-viii. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Does cancer risk affect health-related quality of life in patients with Barrett's esophagus?
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5202, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 65:16-25. 2007
    ..Health-related quality of life is decreased in patients with GERD and Barrett's esophagus (BE)...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness model of endoscopic screening and surveillance in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5202, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2:868-79. 2004
    ..The cost-effectiveness of screening strategies that incorporate these nonsurgical treatment modalities has not been determined...
  6. doi request reprint Risk factors for the detection of Barrett's esophagus in patients with erosive esophagitis
    Nir Modiano
    Department of Internal Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 69:1014-20. 2009
    ..Barrett's esophagus (BE) results from metaplastic healing of injured esophageal mucosa after erosive esophagitis (EE)...
  7. pmc Time esophageal pH < 4 overestimates the prevalence of pathologic esophageal reflux in subjects with gastroesophageal reflux disease treated with proton pump inhibitors
    Lauren B Gerson
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    BMC Gastroenterol 8:15. 2008
    ..A Stanford University study reported that in asymptomatic GERD patients who were being treated with a proton pump inhibitor (PPI), 50% had pathologic esophageal acid exposure...
  8. ncbi request reprint Potential relationship between gastroesophageal reflux disease and atrial arrhythmias
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94605 5202, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 40:828-32. 2006
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  9. doi request reprint Screening for Barrett's esophagus in asymptomatic women
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5202, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 70:867-73. 2009
    ..Barrett's esophagus (BE) has been detected in approximately 10% of patients with chronic GERD. Previous studies demonstrated a similar prevalence of BE in asymptomatic adults...
  10. ncbi request reprint Outcomes associated with deep enteroscopy
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5202, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am 19:481-96. 2009
    ..Proposed changes to the current algorithm for management of obscure bleeding are suggested...
  11. pmc Adverse events associated with anticoagulation therapy in the periendoscopic period
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5202, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 71:1211-1217.e2. 2010
    ..Chronic anticoagulation has been demonstrated to be a risk factor for GI bleeding (GIB) in patients undergoing endoscopic procedures...
  12. ncbi request reprint Are lifestyle measures effective in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease? An evidence-based approach
    Tonya Kaltenbach
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:965-71. 2006
    ..Weight loss and head of bed elevation are effective lifestyle interventions for GERD. There is no evidence supporting an improvement in GERD measures after cessation of tobacco, alcohol, or other dietary interventions...
  13. ncbi request reprint Features of gastroesophageal reflux disease in women
    Mona Lin
    Division of Gastroenterology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 99:1442-7. 2004
    ..In this study, we evaluated the patterns of symptomatic GERD and the spectrum of disease activity in women and compared them to a cohort of disease- and age-matched men...
  14. doi request reprint Small bowel endoscopy: cost-effectiveness of the different approaches
    Lauren B Gerson
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 450 Broadway Street, 4th Floor Pavilion C, MC 6341, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 26:325-35. 2012
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  15. doi request reprint Insights into gastroesophageal reflux disease-associated dyspeptic symptoms
    Lauren B Gerson
    Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 9:824-33. 2011
    ..The purpose of this review was to define the epidemiology and underlying mechanisms for dyspeptic symptoms in GERD patients...
  16. ncbi request reprint Patient-derived health state utilities for gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 100:524-33. 2005
    ..Gastroesophageal reflux disease is a chronic disease that adversely affects health-related quality of life. The purpose of this study was to derive health state utilities for patients with chronic heartburn symptoms...
  17. doi request reprint Complications associated with double balloon enteroscopy at nine US centers
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5202, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 7:1177-82, 1182.e1-3. 2009
    ..Potential complications include perforation, pancreatitis, and gastrointestinal bleeding. Prevalence and risk factors for complications have not been described in a US population...
  18. ncbi request reprint Arbaclofen placarbil decreases postprandial reflux in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5202, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 105:1266-75. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy and safety of AP for decreasing meal-induced reflux episodes in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Does gender affect career satisfaction and advancement in gastroenterology? Results of an AGA institute-sponsored survey
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Gastroenterology 132:1598-606. 2007
    ..Women comprise 19% of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) membership. We performed a prospective study to determine whether female gastroenterologists were less likely to achieve career advancement and satisfaction...
  20. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcomes after double-balloon enteroscopy for obscure gastrointestinal bleeding
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University, A149, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, California 94305 5202, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 7:664-9. 2009
    ..Long-term outcomes after doubleballoon enteroscopy (DBE), performed for the evaluation of obscure gastrointestinal bleeding, have not been determined...
  21. doi request reprint Long-term impact of capsule endoscopy in patients referred for iron-deficiency anemia
    Sarah Sheibani
    Department of Medicine and Division of Gastroenterology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5202, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 55:703-8. 2010
    ..Video capsule endoscopy (VCE) is recommended as the third diagnostic test for patients with iron-deficiency anemia (IDA) after a normal upper endoscopy and colonoscopy...
  22. doi request reprint A systematic review of the definitions, prevalence, and response to treatment of nocturnal gastroesophageal reflux disease
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 7:372-8; quiz 367. 2009
    ..We performed systematic literature review to define nocturnal heartburn and to determine potential causality between nocturnal reflux and extraesophageal manifestations...
  23. ncbi request reprint Technology review: the use of simulators for training in GI endoscopy
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, A 149, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5202, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 60:992-1001. 2004
  24. ncbi request reprint Wireless capsule endoscopy and double-balloon enteroscopy for the diagnosis of obscure gastrointestinal bleeding
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Tech Vasc Interv Radiol 7:130-5. 2004
    ..This new endoscopic technique provides the gastroenterologist with an opportunity for further evaluation and treatment of abnormalities detected on wireless capsule endoscopy or other small intestinal imaging studies...
  25. doi request reprint Lack of significant interactions between clopidogrel and proton pump inhibitor therapy: meta-analysis of existing literature
    Lauren B Gerson
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94063, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 57:1304-13. 2012
    ..Published data regarding the effect of concomitant clopidogrel and proton pump inhibitor (PPI) therapy on cardiovascular outcomes have been conflicting...
  26. ncbi request reprint The management of anticoagulants in the periendoscopic period for patients with atrial fibrillation: a decision analysis
    Lauren B Gerson
    Division of Gastroenterology, Stanford University School of Medicine, California 94305 5202, USA
    Am J Med 116:451-9. 2004
    ..The management of patients who undergo endoscopy while being treated with warfarin is challenging. We used decision analysis to determine the preferred strategy to manage anticoagulants in the periendoscopic period...
  27. ncbi request reprint A case of iron-deficiency anemia
    Ahmad Kamal
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 4:xxviii. 2006
  28. ncbi request reprint Risk of perforation from a colonoscopy in adults: a large population-based study
    Gaurav Arora
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5187, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 69:654-64. 2009
    ..Previous studies that reported the incidence of perforation from a colonoscopy are limited by small sample sizes, restricted age groups, or single-center data...
  29. ncbi request reprint Complete elimination of reflux symptoms does not guarantee normalization of intraesophageal and intragastric pH in patients with gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
    David Milkes
    Department of Medicine Section of Gastroenterology, VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California 94304, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 99:991-6. 2004
    ..It is generally assumed that acid suppressive therapy improves or eliminates symptoms by normalizing intraesophageal pH...
  30. ncbi request reprint The future of simulators in GI endoscopy: an unlikely possibility or a virtual reality?
    Lauren B Gerson
    Gastrointest Endosc 55:608-11. 2002
  31. ncbi request reprint Can colonoscopy simulators enhance the learning curve for trainees?
    Lauren B Gerson
    Gastrointest Endosc 64:369-74. 2006
  32. ncbi request reprint Risk of proximal colon neoplasia with distal hyperplastic polyps: a meta-analysis
    Otto S Lin
    Gastroenterology Section, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Arch Intern Med 165:382-90. 2005
    ..However, many studies have shown an increased risk of proximal neoplasia (PN) in patients with distal HPs. We performed a systematic review to assess the association between distal HPs and PN...
  33. ncbi request reprint Double-balloon enteroscopy: the new gold standard for small-bowel imaging?
    Lauren B Gerson
    Gastrointest Endosc 62:71-5. 2005
  34. ncbi request reprint A little weight gain, how much gastroesophageal reflux disease?
    Lauren B Gerson
    Gastroenterology 131:1644-6; discussion 1646. 2006
  35. ncbi request reprint Jejunal diverticulosis diagnosed by double-balloon enteroscopy
    Ahmad Kamal
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 63:864. 2006