Harry Aslanian, MD

Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases); Associate Director, Endoscopy; Director, Yale Advanced Endoscopy Fellowship

Research Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: Digestive Diseases

Yale Cancer Center

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Interests

Biliary Tract Diseases; Colonic Polyps; Digestive System Diseases; Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration; Endoscopy; Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage; Pancreatic Cyst; Pancreatic Diseases; Pancreatic Neoplasms

Research Summary

I am interested in the optimal application of advanced endoscopic techniques to clinical problems including gastrointestinal bleeding, colonoscopic polyp detection and resection, evaluation and resection of early esophageal and gastric cancers utilizing endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR) and endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD), evaluation of pancreas cysts, diagnosis of pancreas cancer, pancreatic and biliary disorders, therapy of bile duct obstruction via ERCP, Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) and fine-needle aspiration (FNA) and biopsy (FNB), advanced endoscopic imaging including digital chromoendoscopy and confocal microscopy, and sedation for endoscopy.

Specialized Terms: Advanced endoscopic techniques; Gastrointestinal bleeding; Colonoscopic polyp detection; Evaluation of pancreas cysts; Diagnosis of pancreas cancer; Pancreatic and biliary disorders; Therapy of bile duct obstruction via ERCP; Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS); Fine-needle aspiration (FNA); Advanced endoscopic imaging; Sedation for endoscopy

Clinical Trials

Conditions Study Title
Pancreas, Prevention The Cancer of the Pancreas Screening-5 (CAPS5) Study

Selected Publications

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