Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Abraham Mathew, MD

Abraham Mathew, MD

Graham H. Jeffries Professor, Department of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Disease Teams:
Gastrointestinal Cancer
aum101@psu.edu

Research Interests

  • Therapeutics
  • Natural Orifice Endoscopic Surgery
  • Animals
  • Myotomy
  • Stomach
  • Polyps
  • Surgical Instruments
  • Safety
  • Endoscopy
  • Heller Myotomy
  • Gastric Bypass
  • Esophageal Achalasia

Recent Publications

2021

Ortiz, O, Rex, DK, Grimm, IS, Moyer, MT, Hasan, MK, Pleskow, D, Elmunzer, BJ, Khashab, MA, Sanaei, O, Al-Kawas, FH, Gordon, SR, Mathew, A, Levenick, JM, Aslanian, HR, Antaki, F, Von Renteln, D, Crockett, SD, Rastogi, A, Gill, JA, Law, R, Wallace, MB, Elias, PA, Mackenzie, TA, Pohl, H & Pellisé, M 2021, 'Factors associated with complete clip closure after endoscopic mucosal resection of large colorectal polyps', Endoscopy, vol. 53, no. 11, pp. 1150-1159. https://doi.org/10.1055/a-1332-6727
Lester, C, Walsh, L, Hartz, KM, Mathew, A, Levenick, JM, Headlee, BD, Heisey, HD, Birkholz, JH, Dixon, M, Maranki, JL, Gusani, NJ, Dye, CE & Moyer, MT 2021, 'The Durability of EUS-Guided Chemoablation of Mucinous Pancreatic Cysts: A Long-Term Follow-Up of the CHARM trial', Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2021.03.041

2020

Pohl, H, Grimm, IS, Moyer, MT, Hasan, MK, Pleskow, D, Elmunzer, BJ, Khashab, MA, Sanaei, O, Al-Kawas, FH, Gordon, SR, Mathew, A, Levenick, JM, Aslanian, HR, Antaki, F, von Renteln, D, Crockett, SD, Rastogi, A, Gill, JA, Law, RJ, Elias, PA, Pellise, M, Mackenzie, TA & Rex, DK 2020, 'Effects of Blended (Yellow) vs Forced Coagulation (Blue) Currents on Adverse Events, Complete Resection, or Polyp Recurrence After Polypectomy in a Large Randomized Trial', Gastroenterology, vol. 159, no. 1, pp. 119-128.e2. https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2020.03.014
Walsh, LT, Groff, A, Mathew, A & Moyer, MT 2020, 'Endoscopic management of large peripancreatic fluid collections in two pediatric patients by endoscopic ultrasound-guided transmural drainage', Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, vol. 23, no. 1, pp. 105-109. https://doi.org/10.5223/pghn.2020.23.1.105
Mittal, C, Diehl, DL, Draganov, PV, Jamil, LH, Khalid, A, Khara, HS, Khullar, V, Law, R, Lo, SK, Mathew, A, Mirakhor, E, Sedarat, A, Sharma, N, Sharzehi, S, Tavakkoli, A, Thaker, A, Thosani, N, Yang, D, Zelt, C & Wagh, MS 2021, 'Practice patterns, techniques, and outcomes of flexible endoscopic myotomy for Zenker's diverticulum: a retrospective multicenter study', Endoscopy, vol. 53, no. 4, pp. 346-353. https://doi.org/10.1055/a-1219-4516

2019

Pohl, H, Grimm, IS, Moyer, MT, Hasan, MK, Pleskow, D, Elmunzer, BJ, Khashab, MA, Sanaei, O, Al-Kawas, FH, Gordon, SR, Mathew, A, Levenick, JM, Aslanian, HR, Antaki, F, von Renteln, D, Crockett, SD, Rastogi, A, Gill, JA, Law, RJ, Elias, PA, Pellise, M, Wallace, MB, Mackenzie, TA & Rex, DK 2019, 'Clip Closure Prevents Bleeding After Endoscopic Resection of Large Colon Polyps in a Randomized Trial', Gastroenterology, vol. 157, no. 4, pp. 977-984.e3. https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2019.03.019
Choné, A, Familiari, P, von Rahden, B, Desai, P, Inoue, H, Shimamura, Y, Eleftheriadis, N, Yamashita, K, Khashab, MA, Shiwaku, H, Seewald, S, Draganov, PV, Alvarez, LBM, Chaussade, S, Tantau, M, Abraham, M, Marks, J, Arevalo, G, Albéniz, E, Mion, F, Roman, S, Rivory, J, Dubois, R, Lachaux, A, Benech, N, Subtil, F, Ponchon, T, Barret, M & Pioche, M 2019, 'Multicenter Evaluation of Clinical Efficacy and Safety of Per-oral Endoscopic Myotomy in Children', Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition, vol. 69, no. 5, pp. 523-527. https://doi.org/10.1097/MPG.0000000000002432
Moyer, MT, Walsh, LT, Manzo, CE, Loloi, J, Burdette, A & Mathew, A 2019, 'Percutaneous debridement and washout of walled-off abdominal abscess and necrosis by the use of flexible endoscopy: an attractive clinical option when transluminal approaches are unsafe or not possible', VideoGIE, vol. 4, no. 8, pp. 389-393. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vgie.2019.04.005
Walsh, LT, Loloi, J, Manzo, CE, Mathew, A, Maranki, J, Dye, CE, Levenick, JM, Taylor, MD & Moyer, MT 2019, 'Successful treatment of large cavity esophageal disruptions with transluminal washout and endoscopic vacuum therapy: a report of two cases', Therapeutic Advances in Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, vol. 12. https://doi.org/10.1177/2631774519860300

2018

Clark, CM, Shah-Becker, S, Mathew, A & Goyal, N 2018, 'Aerophagia and subcutaneous emphysema in a patient with Rett syndrome', Ear, Nose and Throat Journal, vol. 97, no. 3, pp. E22-E22.
Kulaylat, AS, Boltz, MM, Moyer, M, Mathew, A, McKenna, K & Messaris, E 2018, 'Management of large cecal polyps: When can the ileocecal valve be spared?', Diseases of the colon and rectum, vol. 61, no. 9, pp. 1089-1095. https://doi.org/10.1097/DCR.0000000000001159
Moyer, MT, Chintanaboina, J, Walsh, LT, Loloi, J, Maranki, J, Stern, B & Mathew, A 2019, 'Transluminal washout and debridement of extraluminal contamination as an adjunct to endoscopic defect repair', VideoGIE, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 91-94. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vgie.2018.09.021

2017

Greenleaf, EK, Winder, JS, Hollenbeak, CS, Haluck, R, Mathew, A & Pauli, E 2018, 'Cost-effectiveness of per oral endoscopic myotomy relative to laparoscopic Heller myotomy for the treatment of achalasia', Surgical endoscopy, vol. 32, no. 1, pp. 39-45. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-017-5629-3
Suchniak-Mussari, K, Dye, C, Moyer, M, Mathew, A, McGarrity, T, Gagliardi, E, Maranki, J & Levenick, J 2017, 'Efficacy and safety of liquid nitrogen cryotherapy for treatment of Barrett’s esophagus', World Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, pp. 480-485. <https://www.wjgnet.com/1948-5190/full/v9/i9/480.htm>
Chintanaboina, J & Mathew, A 2017, 'Endoscopic removal of an eroded surgical pledget causing liver abscesses and hepaticoduodenal fistula', VideoGIE, vol. 2, no. 8, pp. 203-204. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vgie.2017.04.012
Moyer, MT, Mathew, A, Chintanaboina, J, Williams, E, Puleo, F, Messaris, E & Tinsley, A 2017, 'Restoration of colonic patency of a completely obstructed Crohn's stricture using the combined antegrade-retrograde dilation procedure', VideoGIE, vol. 2, no. 12, pp. 359-360. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vgie.2017.07.001
Moyer, MT, Sharzehi, S, Mathew, A, Levenick, JM, Headlee, BD, Blandford, JT, Heisey, HD, Birkholz, JH, Ancrile, BB, Maranki, JL, Gusani, NJ, McGarrity, TJ & Dye, CE 2017, 'The Safety and Efficacy of an Alcohol-Free Pancreatic Cyst Ablation Protocol', Gastroenterology, vol. 153, no. 5, pp. 1295-1303. https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2017.08.009

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