Publications by Fellows

Zaghiyan K, Melmed GY, Berel D, Ovsepyan G, Murrell Z, Fleshner P. A prospective, randomized, noninferiority trial of steroid dosing after major colorectal surgery. Ann Surg. 2014;259(1):32-37. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23774314.

Gingold D, Murrell Z, Fleshner P. A prospective evaluation of the ligation of the intersphincteric tract procedure for complex anal fistula in patients with Crohn's disease. Ann Surg. 2014;260(6):1057-61. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24374520.

Zaghiyan K, Felder S, Ovsepyan G, Murrell Z, Sokol T, Moore B, Fleshner P. A prospective, randomized, controlled trial of sugared chewing gum on gastrointestinal recovery after major colorectal surgery in patients managed with early enteral feeding. Dis Colon Rectum. 2013;5(3)6:328–335. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23392147.

Le Q, Liou D, Murrell Z, Fleshner P. Does a history of postoperative ileus predispose to recurrent ileus after multistage ileal pouch-anal anastomosis? Tech Coloproctol. 2013;1(4)7:383–388. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23183687.

Le Q, Melmed G, Dubinsky MD, McGovern D, Vasiliauskas EA, Murrell Z, Ippoliti A, Shih D, Kaur M, Targan S, Fleshner P. Surgical outcome of ileal pouch-anal anastomosis when used intentionally for well-defined Crohn's disease. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2013;19(1):30–36. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22467562.