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Yasser Bhat
Assistant Professor

401 Parnassus Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94143

Recent Articles (50)

Lee A, Aditi A, Bhat YM, Binmoeller KF, Hamerski C, Sendino O, Kane S, Cello JP, Day LW, Mohamadnejad M, Muthusamy VR, Watson R, Klapman JB, Komanduri S, Wani S, Shah JN. Endoscopic ultrasound-guided biliary access versus precut papillotomy in patients with failed biliary cannulation: a retrospective study. Endoscopy. 2017 Feb; 49(2):146-153.

Kim S, Hamerski C, Ghassemi K, Shah J, Bhat Y, Klapman J, Komanduri S, Keswani RN, Bidari K, Wani S, Watson RR, Muthusamy VR. The Clinical Utility of Evaluating the Luminal Upper Gastrointestinal Tract During Linear Endoscopic Ultrasonography. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2016 Aug; 50(7):538-44.

Shah JN, Bhat YM, Hamerski CM, Kane SD, Binmoeller KF. Feasibility of nonradiation EUS-based ERCP in patients with uncomplicated choledocholithiasis (with video). Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Nov; 84(5):764-769.

Siddiqui AA, Adler DG, Nieto J, Shah JN, Binmoeller KF, Kane S, Yan L, Laique SN, Kowalski T, Loren DE, Taylor LJ, Munigala S, Bhat YM. EUS-guided drainage of peripancreatic fluid collections and necrosis by using a novel lumen-apposing stent: a large retrospective, multicenter U.S. experience (with videos). Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Apr; 83(4):699-707.

Bhat YM, Weilert F, Fredrick RT, Kane SD, Shah JN, Hamerski CM, Binmoeller KF. EUS-guided treatment of gastric fundal varices with combined injection of coils and cyanoacrylate glue: a large U.S. experience over 6 years (with video). Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Jun; 83(6):1164-72.

Binmoeller KF, Hamerski CM, Shah JN, Bhat YM, Kane SD. Underwater EMR of adenomas of the appendiceal orifice (with video). Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Mar; 83(3):638-42.

Binmoeller KF, Bhat YM. Underwater peroral endoscopic myotomy. Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Feb; 83(2):454.

Yachimski P, Maqbool S, Bhat YM, Richter JE, Falk GW, Vaezi MF. Control of acid and duodenogastroesophageal reflux (DGER) in patients with Barrett's esophagus. Am J Gastroenterol. 2015 Aug; 110(8):1143-8.

Binmoeller KF, Hamerski CM, Shah JN, Bhat YM, Kane SD, Garcia-Kennedy R. Attempted underwater en bloc resection for large (2-4 cm) colorectal laterally spreading tumors (with video). Gastrointest Endosc. 2015 Mar; 81(3):713-8.

Weilert F, Bhat YM, Binmoeller KF, Shah JN. Response. Gastrointest Endosc. 2015 Jan; 81(1):242-3.

Electronic chromoendoscopy. Gastrointest Endosc. 2015 Feb; 81(2):249-61.

Shah JN, Weilert F, Bhat YM, Binmoeller KF. Response. Gastrointest Endosc. 2014 Aug; 80(2):365-6.

Bhat YM, Kane SD, Shah JN, Hamerski CM, Binmoeller KF. Single-session circumferential EMR and metal stent placement for the treatment of long-segment Barrett's esophagus with high-grade intraepithelial neoplasia. Gastrointest Endosc. 2014 Aug; 80(2):331.

Technologies for monitoring the quality of endoscope reprocessing. Gastrointest Endosc. 2014 Sep; 80(3):369-73.

Bhat YM. Tissue adhesives for endoscopic use. Gastroenterol Hepatol (N Y). 2014 Apr; 10(4):251-3.

Weilert F, Bhat YM, Binmoeller KF, Kane S, Jaffee IM, Shaw RE, Cameron R, Hashimoto Y, Shah JN. EUS-FNA is superior to ERCP-based tissue sampling in suspected malignant biliary obstruction: results of a prospective, single-blind, comparative study. Gastrointest Endosc. 2014 Jul; 80(1):97-104.

Devices for the endoscopic treatment of hemorrhoids. Gastrointest Endosc. 2014 Jan; 79(1):8-14.

Image management systems. Gastrointest Endosc. 2014 Jan; 79(1):15-22.

Binmoeller KF, Shah JN, Bhat YM, Kane SD. Suck-ligate-unroof-biopsy by using a detachable 20-mm loop for the diagnosis and therapy of small subepithelial tumors (with video). Gastrointest Endosc. 2014 May; 79(5):750-5.

Wireless capsule endoscopy. Gastrointest Endosc. 2013 Dec; 78(6):805-15.

Tissue adhesives: cyanoacrylate glue and fibrin sealant. Gastrointest Endosc. 2013 Aug; 78(2):209-15.

Vohra S, Holt EW, Bhat YM, Kane S, Shah JN, Binmoeller KF. Successful single-session endosonography-based endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography without fluoroscopy in pregnant patients with suspected choledocholithiasis: a case series. J Hepatobiliary Pancreat Sci. 2014 Feb; 21(2):93-7.

Binmoeller KF, Shah JN, Bhat YM, Kane SD. "Underwater" EMR of sporadic laterally spreading nonampullary duodenal adenomas (with video). Gastrointest Endosc. 2013 Sep; 78(3):496-502.

Lee JK, Cameron RG, Binmoeller KF, Shah JN, Shergill A, Garcia-Kennedy R, Bhat YM. Recurrence of subsquamous dysplasia and carcinoma after successful endoscopic and radiofrequency ablation therapy for dysplastic Barrett's esophagus. Endoscopy. 2013 Jul; 45(7):571-4.

New devices and techniques for management of pancreatic fluid collections. Gastrointest Endosc. 2013 Jun; 77(6):835-8.

Singh R, Bhat YM, Thurairajah PH, Shetti MP, Jayanna M, Nind G, Tam W, Walmsey R, Bourke M, Moss A, Chen R, Bampton P, Roberts-Thomson I, Schoeman M, Tucker G. Is narrow band imaging superior to high-definition white light endoscopy in the assessment of diminutive colorectal polyps? J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2013 Mar; 28(3):472-8.

Pancreatic and biliary stents. Gastrointest Endosc. 2013 Mar; 77(3):319-27.

Methods of luminal distention for colonoscopy. Gastrointest Endosc. 2013 Apr; 77(4):519-25.

Binmoeller KF, Shah JN, Bhat YM, Kane SD. Retract-ligate-unroof-biopsy: a novel approach to the diagnosis and therapy of large nonpedunculated stromal tumors (with video). Gastrointest Endosc. 2013 May; 77(5):803-8.

Binmoeller KF, Weilert F, Shah JN, Bhat YM, Kane S. Endosonography-guided transmural drainage of pancreatic pseudocysts using an exchange-free access device: initial clinical experience. Surg Endosc. 2013 May; 27(5):1835-9.

Monitoring equipment for endoscopy. Gastrointest Endosc. 2013 Feb; 77(2):175-80.

Weilert F, Binmoeller KF, Shah JN, Bhat YM, Kane S. Endoscopic ultrasound-guided drainage of pancreatic fluid collections with indeterminate adherence using temporary covered metal stents. Endoscopy. 2012 Aug; 44(8):780-3.

Endoscopic closure devices. Gastrointest Endosc. 2012 Aug; 76(2):244-51.

Esophageal function testing. Gastrointest Endosc. 2012 Aug; 76(2):231-43.

Equipment for pediatric endoscopy. Gastrointest Endosc. 2012 Jul; 76(1):8-17.

Emerging technologies for endoscopic hemostasis. Gastrointest Endosc. 2012 May; 75(5):933-7.

Binmoeller KF, Weilert F, Shah J, Bhat Y, Kane S. "Underwater" EMR without submucosal injection for large sessile colorectal polyps (with video). Gastrointest Endosc. 2012 May; 75(5):1086-91.

Weilert F, Binmoeller KF, Marson F, Bhat Y, Shah JN. Endoscopic ultrasound-guided anterograde treatment of biliary stones following gastric bypass. Endoscopy. 2011 Dec; 43(12):1105-8.

Shah JN, Marson F, Weilert F, Bhat YM, Nguyen-Tang T, Shaw RE, Binmoeller KF. Single-operator, single-session EUS-guided anterograde cholangiopancreatography in failed ERCP or inaccessible papilla. Gastrointest Endosc. 2012 Jan; 75(1):56-64.

Donahue TR, Isacoff WH, Hines OJ, Tomlinson JS, Farrell JJ, Bhat YM, Garon E, Clerkin B, Reber HA. Downstaging chemotherapy and alteration in the classic computed tomography/magnetic resonance imaging signs of vascular involvement in patients with pancreaticobiliary malignant tumors: influence on patient selection for surgery. Arch Surg. 2011 Jul; 146(7):836-43.

Singh R, Nordeen N, Shanmuganathan G, Thurairajah PH, Bhat YM. Role of narrow band imaging in Barrett's esophagus. Dig Endosc. 2011 May; 23 Suppl 1:83-5.

Bhat YM, Furth EE, Brensinger CM, Ginsberg GG. Endoscopic Resection with Ligation Using a Multi-Band Mucosectomy System in Barrett's Esophagus with High-Grade Dysplasia and Intramucosal Carcinoma. Therap Adv Gastroenterol. 2009 Nov; 2(6):323-30.

Bhat YM, Hegde S, Knaus M, Solomon J, Kochman ML. Transluminal endosurgery: novel use of endoscopic tacks for the closure of access sites in natural orifice transluminal endoscopic surgery (with videos). Gastrointest Endosc. 2009 May; 69(6):1161-6.

Bhat YM, Kochman ML. Novel management of complex hilar biliary strictures with the Spyglass Direct Visualization System (with video). Gastrointest Endosc. 2009 May; 69(6):1182-4.

Bhat YM, Kochman ML. Facilitation of biliary-wire placement by a stone-extraction balloon. Gastrointest Endosc. 2009 May; 69(6):1180-2.

Bhat YM, Papachristou GI, Park JS, Lamb J, Slivka A, Whitcomb DC. Functional polymorphisms of the GSTT-1 gene do not predict the severity of acute pancreatitis in the United States. Pancreatology. 2007; 7(2-3):180-6.

Bhat YM, Bielefeldt K. Capsaicin receptor (TRPV1) and non-erosive reflux disease. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2006 Mar; 18(3):263-70.

Bhat YM, McGrath KM, Bielefeldt K. Wireless esophageal pH monitoring: new technique means new questions. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2006 Feb; 40(2):116-21.

Bhat YM, Krasinskas A, Craig FE, Shaw-Stiffel TA. Acute liver failure as an initial manifestation of an infiltrative hematolymphoid malignancy. Dig Dis Sci. 2006 Jan; 51(1):63-7.

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