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  1. Kouanda A, Mclean R, Faggen A, Demissie E, Balassanian R, Kamal F, Avila P, Arain M, Dai SC, Munroe C. Telecytology versus in-room cytopathologist for EUS-guided FNA or fine-needle biopsy sampling of solid pancreatic lesions. Gastrointest Endosc. 2023 03; 97(3):466-471. View in PubMed
  2. Glencer, Alexa; Kirkwood, Kim; Schwertner, Adam; Keller, Cody; Arain, Mustafa; Avila, Patrick; Hovsepian, David M.. Digestive Disease Interventions. Multidisciplinary Management of Postoperative Pancreatic Fistula. 2021; (5):55-69. View in PubMed
  3. Kouanda A, Avila P, Arain M. The screw tip stent retriever for biliary drainage in a severe living donor liver transplant anastomotic stricture. Endoscopy. 2020 12; 52(12):E454-E455. View in PubMed
  4. Rudrapatna VA, Glicksberg BS, Avila P, Harding-Theobald E, Wang C, Butte AJ. Accuracy of medical billing data against the electronic health record in the measurement of colorectal cancer screening rates. BMJ Open Qual. 2020 03; 9(1). View in PubMed
  5. Ko MS, Rudrapatna VA, Avila P, Mahadevan U. Safety of Flexible Sigmoidoscopy in Pregnant Patients with Known or Suspected Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Dig Dis Sci. 2020 10; 65(10):2979-2985. View in PubMed
  6. Avila P, Holmes I, Kouanda A, Arain M, Dai SC. Practice patterns of post-ERCP pancreatitis prophylaxis techniques in the United States: a survey of advanced endoscopists. Gastrointest Endosc. 2020 03; 91(3):568-573.e2. View in PubMed
  7. Abougergi MS, Avila P, Saltzman JR. Impact of Insurance Status and Race on Outcomes in Nonvariceal Upper Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage: A Nationwide Analysis. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2019 01; 53(1):e12-e18. View in PubMed
  8. Issaka RB, Avila P, Whitaker E, Bent S, Somsouk M. Population health interventions to improve colorectal cancer screening by fecal immunochemical tests: A systematic review. Prev Med. 2019 01; 118:113-121. View in PubMed
  9. Bendavid E, Avila P, Miller G. United States aid policy and induced abortion in sub-Saharan Africa. Bull World Health Organ. 2011 Dec 01; 89(12):873-880C. View in PubMed