Gastroenterology Fellowship Program Scholarly Activity


Yousef, Mohammad A. MD1; Douglas, Scott MD2; Manzo, Carl MD2; Rezk, Ashraf BS3; Shawky, Ibrahem M. BS3; Daghlas, Alaa PA-C4; Kirshan K. Ravi, Shri Jai MD1; Stine, Jonathan MD, MSc5; Mathew, Abraham MD2 S3457 Heroic LAMS Rescue in Complex Cholecystitis, The American Journal of Gastroenterology: October 2021 - Volume 116 - Issue - p S1424-S1425 doi: 10.14309/01.ajg.0000787360.89934.35

Scharf M, Thomas K A, Sundaram N, Ravi S J L, Aman M. (December 21, 2021) Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome Masquerading as Functional Abdominal Pain Syndrome. Cureus 13(12): e20573. doi:10.7759/cureus.20573

Kelley Chan, Neeraj Mangla, MD. Prevalence and risk factors of hepatitis C virus infection in the rural northeastern United States. Annals of Hepatology. 2021 Nov.

Kirshan Ravi, Shri Jai MD1; Ravi, Priyanika MBBS2; Leonard Walsh, MD1; Makhejani, Kailash MD3; Essrani, Rajesh MD4; Baboo, Rakesh MD5; Yousef, Mohammad MD1; Lal, Darshan MD1; Kumar, Ravi MD1; Haris, Ahmad MD6; Ahuja, Satish MBBS7; Lincoln, Matthew DO1; Georgetson, Michael MD1 S682New GI Bleeding Score, The American Journal of Gastroenterology: October 2021 - Volume 116 - Issue - p S307 doi: 10.14309/01.ajg.0000776260.40919.60

Yousef, Mohammad A. MD1; Rezk, Ashraf BS2; Shawky, Ibrahem M. BS2; Incitti, Marc MS3; Ravi, Shri Jai Kirshan K. MD1; Daghlas, Alaa PA-C4; McDonald, Thomas MD1 S1540 A Less Common Cause of Pancreatitis, The American Journal of Gastroenterology: October 2021 - Volume 116 - Issue - p S699 doi: 10.14309/01.ajg.0000779692.61104.fe

Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and atrial fibrillation: possible pathophysiological links and therapeutic interventions.
Haghbin H, Gangwani MK, Ravi SJK, Perisetti A, Aziz M, Goyal H, Nawras A, Sodeman T.Ann Gastroenterol. 2020 Nov-Dec;33(6):603-614. doi: 10.20524/aog.2020.0550. Epub 2020 Oct 12.PMID: 33162737 

Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis induced Oropharyngeal Dysphagia.
Essrani R, Mehmood A, Ravi SJK.J Gen Intern Med. 2020 Nov 2. doi: 10.1007/s11606-020-05915-x. Online ahead of print.PMID: 33140270 No abstract available.

Paralytic ileus in the United States: A cross-sectional study from the national inpatient sample.
Solanki S, Chakinala RC, Haq KF, Singh J, Khan MA, Solanki D, Vyas MJ, Kichloo A, Mansuri U, Shah H, Patel A, Haq KS, Iqbal U, Nabors C, Khan HMA, Aronow WS.SAGE Open Med. 2020 Oct 6;8:2050312120962636. doi: 10.1177/2050312120962636. eCollection 2020.PMID: 33088567 

The Impact of Appendectomy in Clostridium difficile Infection and Length of Hospital Stay.
Essrani R, Saturno D, Mehershahi S, Essrani RK, Hossain MR, Ravi SJK, Berger A, Mehmood A.Cureus. 2020 Sep 9;12(9):e10342. doi: 10.7759/cureus.10342.PMID: 33062466 

Holding the Secret: A Rare Case of Nausea and Vomiting Due to Ligamentous Compression of the Celiac Axis.
Ali F, Srinivas S, Tseky T, Akbar Khan HM, Reddy D.Cureus. 2020 Aug 13;12(8):e9726. doi: 10.7759/cureus.9726.PMID: 32944445 

Fecal Microbiota Transplantation for Recurrent Clostridium difficile Infection in Patients With Multiple Comorbidities: Long-Term Safety and Efficacy Results From a Tertiary Care Community Hospital.
Raghu Subramanian C, Talluri S, Khan SU, Katz JA, Georgetson M, Sinh P.Gastroenterology Res. 2020 Aug;13(4):138-145. doi: 10.14740/gr1275. Epub 2020 Aug 14.PMID: 32864024 .

Chilaiditi Syndrome: A Rare Case of Chest Pain due to Colonic Interposition.
Ali F, Srinivas S, Akbar Khan HM, Reddy D.Cureus. 2020 Jul 20;12(7):e9288. doi: 10.7759/cureus.9288.PMID: 32832286 

Repetitive Sharps Ingestion and Challenges with Retrieval and Prevention.
Ghimire S, Suwal K, Yang T, Khan H, Lincoln M.Eur J Case Rep Intern Med. 2020 Jul 17;7(10):001824. doi: 10.12890/2020_001824. eCollection 2020.PMID: 33083363 


Digestive Disease Week (DDW 2022) ePosters, May 21-24, 2022 San Diego CA

Poster presentation University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine 2022

  • Briana Sylvester BA, Giovanni Baiamonte BS, Niteesh Sundaram MS, Mohammad Yousef MD, Swadha Guru MD, Robert Behm MD, Matthew Lincoln MD, Burt Cagir MD. Impact of educational attainment, income level, and family history on colon cancer screening rates in a rural health system.

American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) 2021 Poster Presentations in Las Vegas Oct. 22-23

  • Mohammad Yousef, MD, Case Report
    • A Less Common Cause of Pancreatitis.Yousef, Mohammad A. and Michael Georgetson, MD

Authors: Ashraf Rezk, Ibrahem Shawky, Marc Incitti, Shri Jai Kirshan K. Ravi MD, Alaa Daghlas PA-C, Thomas McDonald MD

  • Shri Jai Kirshan Ravi, MD, Research poster
    • New Gastrointestinal Bleeding Score.
      Authors: Priyanka Ravi, MBBS, Leonard Walsh, MD, Keerat Rai Ahuga, MD, Kailash Makhejani, MBBS FCPS, Rakesh Baboo, MD, Darshal Lal MD, Ravi Kumar, MD, Ahmed Haris, MD, Satish Ahuja, MBBS, Rajesh Esrani MD, Sudhir Pasham MD, Mohammad Yousef MD, Rajat Garg, MD, Mathew Lincoln, FACG, Michael Georgetson MD, FACG
GI Fellow Presentation



  • The Influence of Demographic, Racial and Socioeconomic Factors on Colorectal Cancer Screening at a Mid-Atlantic Tertiary Rural Healthcare Center. Oral presentation and poster. Authors: Yousef, Mohammad A.; Sundaram, Niteesh; Guru, Swadha Das; Cagir, Burt; Behm, Robert; Georgetson, Michael J; Lincoln, Matthew
  • Complications of GI Endoscopic Procedures in Patients with Cardiac Comorbidities. Poster.Authors: Emily Converse (LECOM), Ananya Chandra (GCSOM), Dr. Ravi, Dr. Lincoln, Dr. Georgetson
  • QT Prolongation in Patients who Received Cisapride for Compassionate Use for Gastroparesis. Poster. Authors:Michael Scharf, Briana Sylvester, Anthony Morada (GCSOM),Dr. Leonard Walsh, Dr. Georgetson, Dr. Cagir

Case Report Posters

  • A Less Common Cause of Pancreatitis. Mohammad A. Yousef MD, Ashraf Rezk, Ibrahem Shawky, Marc Incitti, Shri Jai Kirshan K. Ravi MD, Alaa Daghlas PA-C, Thomas McDonald MD.
  • Rare Case of Gastric Cancer Metastatic to the Colon. Charu Darshan Bajracharya MD, Pooja Jaisawal MD, Suchetha Jagan MD, Sravan Ponnekanti MD, Leonard Walsh MD, Violeta Zeykan MD.
  • A Rare Case of Mirizzi Syndrome. Pooja Jaisawal MD, Suchetha Jagan MD, Charu Bajracharya MD, Sravan Ponnekanti MD, Leonard Walsh MD, Violeta Zeykan MD
  • Linoleic Acid (CLA), Collagen and Hyaluronic Acid Based Weight Loss Supplement Induces Hepatotoxicity: a case report. Emily Converse (LECOM) Alexandra Stroia (LECOM),Amlish Gondal, MD, Priyanika Ravi, Shri Jai Kirshan Ravi, MD, Matthew Lincoln, DO, FACG