Selected publications

Kemp W, Majeed A, Mitchell J, Majumdar A, Tse E, Skoien R, Croagh D, Dev A, Gao H, Weltman M, Craig P, Stuart K, Cheng W, Edmunds S, Lee E, Sood S, Metz A, Thompson A, Sinclair M, Beswick L, Nicoll A, Riordan S, Braund A, Muller K, MacQuillan G, Sandanayake N, Shackel N, Roberts SK. Management, outcomes and survival of an Australian IgG4-SC cohort: The MOSAIC study. Liver Int. 2021.

Emerson JS, Lee EY, Berglund LJ. Treatment of Immune Dysregulation Due to a PTEN Variant with Sirolimus. J Clin Immunol. 2021 Jul;41(5):1085-1088.

Vosko S, Shahidi N, Sidhu M, van Hattem WA, Bar-Yishay I, Schoeman S, Tate DJ, Hourigan LF, Singh R, Moss A, Byth K, Lee EYT, Burgess NG, Bourke MJ. Optical Evaluation for Predicting Cancer in Large Nonpedunculated Colorectal Polyps Is Accurate for Flat Lesions. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2021.

Vosko S, Gupta S, Shahidi N, van Hattem WA, Zahid S, McKay O, Whitfield A, Sidhu M, Tate DJ, Lee EYT, Byth K, Williams SJ, Burgess N, Bourke MJ. Impact of technical innovations in EMR in the treatment of large nonpedunculated polyps involving the ileocecal valve (with video). Gastrointest Endosc. 2021. 

Sidhu M, Shahidi N, Gupta S, Desomer L, Vosko S, Arnout van Hattem W, Hourigan LF, Lee EYT, Moss A, Raftopoulos S, Heitman SJ, Williams SJ, Zanati S, Tate DJ, Burgess N, Bourke MJ. Outcomes of Thermal Ablation of the Mucosal Defect Margin After Endoscopic Mucosal Resection: A Prospective, International, Multicenter Trial of 1000 Large Nonpedunculated Colorectal Polyps. Gastroenterology. 2021 Jul;161(1):163-170.

Shahidi N, Vosko S, Gupta S, van Hattem WA, Sidhu M, Tate DJ, Williams SJ, Lee EYT, Burgess N, Bourke MJ. Previously Attempted Large Nonpedunculated Colorectal Polyps Are Effectively Managed by Endoscopic Mucosal ResectionAm J Gastroenterol. 2021 May 1;116(5):958-966.

Bar-Yishay I, Shahidi N, Gupta S, Vosko S, van Hattem WA, Schoeman S, Sidhu M, Tate DJ, Hourigan LF, Singh R, Moss A, Raftopoulos SC, Brown G, Zanati S, Heitman SJ, Lee EYT, Burgess N, Williams SJ, Byth K, Bourke MJ.Outcomes of Deep Mural Injury After Endoscopic Resection: An International Cohort of 3717 Large Non-Pedunculated Colorectal Polyps. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2021

Vosko S, Gupta S, Shahidi N, Hourigan LF, van Hattem WA, Bar-Yishay I, Schoeman S, Sidhu M, Burgess NG, Lee EYT, Bourke MJ. Snare-tip soft coagulation is effective and efficient as a first-line modality for treating intraprocedural bleeding during Barrett's mucosectomy. Endoscopy. 2021 May;53(5):511-516. 

Tate DJ, Sidhu M, Bar-Yishay I, Desomer L, Brown G, Hourigan LF, Lee EYT, Moss A, Raftopoulos S, Singh R, Williams SJ, Zanati S, Burgess N, Bourke MJ. Impact of en bloc resection on long-term outcomes after endoscopic mucosal resection: a matched cohort study. Gastrointest Endosc 2020 May;91(5):1155-1163


Shahidi N, Sidhu M, Vosko S, van Hattem WA, Bar-Yishay I, Schoeman S, Tate DJ, Holt B, Hourigan LF, Lee EY, Burgess NG, Bourke MJ. Endoscopic mucosal resection is effective for laterally spreading lesions at the anorectal junction. Gut 2020 Apr;69(4):673-680.

Selvaratnam S, Gullino S, Shim L, Lee E, Lee A, Paramsothy S, Leong RW. Epidemiology of Inflammatory Bowel Disease in South America: A Systematic Review. World J Gastroenterol. 2019 Dec 21;25(47):6866-6875.

Tate DJ, Klein A, Sidhu M, Desomer L, Awadie H, Lee EYT, Mahajan H, McLeod D, Bourke MJ. Endoscopic submucosal dissection for suspected early gastric cancer: absolute versus expanded criteria in a large Western cohort (with video). Gastrointest Endosc 2019 Sep;90(3):467-479.

Klein A, Tate DJ, Jayasekeran V, Hourigan L, Singh R, Brown G, Bahin FF, Burgess N, Williams SJ, Lee E, Sidhu N, Byth K, Bourke MJ. Thermal Ablation of Mucosal Defect Margins Reduces Adenoma Recurrence After Colonic Endoscopic Mucosal Resection. Gastroenterology 2019 Feb;156(3):604-613.

Klein A, Qi Z, Bahin FF, Awadie H, Nayyar D, Ma M, Voermans RP, Williams SJ, Lee E, Bourke MJ. Outcomes after endoscopic resection of large laterally spreading lesions of the papilla and conventional ampullary adenomas are equivalent. Endoscopy 2018 Oct;50(10):972-983.

Desomer L, Tate DJ, Jayanna M, Pellise M, Awadie H, Burgess NG, McLeod D, Mahajan H, Lee EYT, Williams SJ, Bourke MJ. The clinical significance and synchronous polyp burden of large (≥ 20 mm) sessile serrated polyps in patients without serrated polyposis syndrome. Endoscopy 2018: Nov;50(11):1080-1088.

Sidhu M, Tate DJ, Desomer L, Brown G, Hourigan LF, Lee EYT, Moss A, Raftopoulos S, Singh R, Williams SJ, Zanati S, Burgess N, Bourke MJ. The size, morphology, site, and access score predicts critical outcomes of endoscopic mucosal resection in the colon. Endoscopy 2018 Jul;50(7):684-692.

Bahin FF, Heitman SJ, Rasouli KN, Mahajan H, McLeod D, Lee EYT, Williams SJ, Bourke MJ. Wide-field endoscopic mucosal resection versus endoscopic submucosal dissection for laterally spreading colorectal lesions: a cost-effectiveness analysis. Gut. 2018 Nov;67(11):1965-1973.

Klein A, Qi R, Nagubandi S, Lee E, Kwan V. Single-dose intra-procedural ceftriaxone during endoscopic ultrasound fine-needle aspiration of pancreatic cysts is safe and effective: results from a single tertiary center. Ann Gastroenterol 2017;30(2):237-241.

Tate DJ, Desomer L, Klein A, Brown G, Hourigan LF, Lee EY, Moss A, Ormonde D, Raftopoulos S, Singh R, Williams SJ, Zanati S, Byth K, Bourke MJ. Adenoma recurrence after piecemeal colonic EMR is predictable: the Sydney EMR recurrence tool. Gastrointest Endosc 2017 Mar;85(3):647-656.

Lee EY, Bourke MJ. EMR should be the first-line treatment for large laterally spreading colorectal lesions. Gastrointest Endosc 2016 Aug;84(2):326-8.

Bahin FF, Rasouli KN, Williams SJ, Lee EY, Bourke MJ. Prophylactic clipping for the prevention of bleeding following wide-field endoscopic mucosal resection of laterally spreading colorectal lesions: an economic modeling study. Endoscopy 2016 Aug;48(8):754-61.


Klein A, Nayyar D, Bahin FF, Qi Z, Lee E, Williams SJ, Byth K, Bourke MJ. Endoscopic mucosal resection of large and giant lateral spreading lesions of the duodenum: success, adverse events, and long-term outcomes. Gastrointest Endosc 2016: 2016 Oct;84(4):688-96.


Bahin FF, Jayanna M, Williams SJ, Lee EY, Bourke MJ. Efficacy of viscous budesonide slurry for prevention of esophageal stricture formation after complete endoscopic mucosal resection of short-segment Barrett's neoplasia. Endoscopy. 2016 Jan;48(1):71-4.


Bahin FF, Jayanna M, Hourigan LF, Lord RV, Whiteman D, Williams SJ, Lee EY, Bourke MJ.Long-term outcomes of a primary complete endoscopic resection strategy for short segment Barrett's esophagus with high-grade dysplasia and early esophageal adenocarcinom. Gastrointest Endosc 2016 Jan;83(1):68-77.


Musumba CO, Hsu J, Ahlenstiel G, Tutticci NJ, Nanda KS, van der Poorten D, Lee EY, and Kwan V. Feasibility and Safety of Overtubes for PEG-Tube Placement in Patients with Head and Neck Cancer.Gastroenterol Res Pract. 2015;2015:612610.


Whiteman DC, Appleyard M, Bahin FF, Bobryshev YV, Bourke MJ, Brown I, Chung A, Clouston A, Dickins E, Emery J, Eslick GD, Gordon LG, Grimpen F, Hebbard G, Holliday L, Hourigan L, Kendall BJ, Lee EY, Levert A, Lord RV, Lord SJ, Maule D, Moss A, Norton I, Olver I, Pavey D, Raftopoulos S, Rajendra S, Schoeman M, Singh R, Sitas F, Smithers BM, Taylor A, Thomas ML, Thomson I, To H, von Dincklage J, Vuletich C, Watson DI, Yusoff IF. Australian clinical practice guidelines for the diagnosis and management of Barrett's Esophagus and Early Esophageal Adenocarcinoma. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2015 May; 30(5):804-20


Holt BA, Jayasekeran V, Williams SJ, Lee EY, Bahin FF, Sonson R, Lord RV, Bourke MJ. Early metal stent insertion fails to prevent stricturing after single-stage complete Barrett's excision for high-grade dysplasia and early cancer. Gastrointest Endos 2015 Apr; 81(4):857-64


Lee, E. Cancer Council Australia Barrett's Oesophagus Guidelines Working Party. What is the optimal tissue sampling at endoscopy for diagnosis of BO? In: Cancer Council Australia Barrett's Oesophagus Guidelines Working Party. Clinical practice guidelines for the diagnosis and management of Barrett’s Oesophagus and Early Oesophageal Adenocarcinoma. Sydney: Cancer Council Australia. 2014 Sept.


Patel H, Khalili K, Young KT, Yazdi L, Lee E, May G, Kortan P, Coltescu C, Hirschfield GM. IgG4 related disease – a retrospective descriptive study highlighting Canadian experiences in diagnosis and management. BMC Gastroenterology 2013, 13:168.


Bahin FF, Lee EY. Gallstone disease and bile duct disorders. MedicineToday 2013 Mar; 14(3):65-67.


Nguyen V, Lee EY, Couldwell D, Packham D. Gastrointestinal: Outbreak; proctocolitis mimicking inflammatory bowel disease. J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2012 Nov; 27(11): 1760.


Thomas T, Ayaru L, Lee EY, Cirocco M, Kandel G, May G, Kortan P, Marcon NE. Length of Barrett’s segment predicts success of extensive endomucosal resection for eradication of Barrett’s esophagus with early neoplasia. Surgical Endoscopy. 2011 Nov; 25:3627-35.


Bhala N, Angulo P, van der Poorten D, Lee E, Hui J, Saracco G, Adams L, Charatcharoenwitthaya P, Topping J, Bugianesi E, Day C, George J. The natural history of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease with advanced fibrosis or cirrhosis: An international collaborative study. Hepatology. 2011 Oct; 54(4):1208-16.


Lee EY, Bourke MJ, Williams SJ, Alrubaie A, Kwan V, Bailey AA, Lynch PM, Loh SM. Severity of initial stent angulation predicts reintervention after successful palliative enteral stenting for malignant luminal obstruction. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 2011 Mar; 26(3):484-91.


Bailey AA, Bourke MJ, Kaffes A, Byth K, Lee EY, Williams SJ. Needle-knife sphincterotomy: factors predicting its use and the relationship with post-ERCP pancreatitis. Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. 2010 Feb; 71(2): 266-271.


Lee EYT, Kwan V, Bourke MJ. Management of malignant gastrointestinal tract obstruction. In: M Robotin, I Olver, A Girgis (Eds.), When cancer crosses disciplines: A clinician's handbook. (Chapter 36) Imperial College Press, 2009 Nov.


Lee EYT, Marcon NE. Endoscopic-guided or cotton-tipped applicator nasal anesthesia for unsedated transnasal esophagogastroduodenoscopy? Nature Clinical Practice Gastroenterology and Hepatology, 2008 Dec; 5(12): 666-667.


Bailey AA, Bourke MJ, Williams SJ, Walsh PR, Murray MA, Lee EY, Kwan V, Lynch PM. A prospective randomized trial of cannulation technique in ERCP: effects on technical success and post-ERCP pancreatitis. Endoscopy. 2008 April; 40(4): 296-301.