Personal HistoryDr. Uradomo received his training in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology at the University of Maryland, including advanced training in Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) and Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatograpy (ERCP) procedures. Dr. Uradomo is also the Director of Endoscopy at the Baltimore VA Medical Center.
Research Interests* Endoscopic outcomes
* Racial and Ethnic Disparities in GI health care and procedures
* Pancreatic malignancies
* Fluoroscopy and radiation exposure in GI procedures
Clinical SpecialityTherapeutic endoscopy, including EUS, ERCP, cholangioscopy, aspiration of pancreatic cysts, polypectomy, luminal stenting, and the diagnosis, staging, and palliation of GI malignancies.
Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles
Uradomo LT, Hosseinzadeh K, Fantry GT. Colocolic Intussusception. Gastrointest Endosc. 2005 Mar; 61(3): 432.
Uradomo LT, Goldberg EM. Endoscopic reversal of pyloric exclusion for pancreaticoduodenal fistula. Dig Dis Sci. 2006 Feb;51(2):245-6.
Aslinia F, Uradomo L, Steele A, Greenwald B, Raufman JP. Quality Assessment of Colonoscopic Cecal Intubation: An Analysis of 6 Years of Continuous Practice at a University Hospital. Am J Gastroenterol. 2006 April; 101(4):721-31.
Uradomo LT, Lustberg ME, Darwin PE. Effect of physician training on fluoroscopy time during ERCP. Dig Dis Sci. 2006 May; 51(5):909-14.
Uradomo LT, Goldberg EM, Darwin PE. Time-limited fluoroscopy to reduce radiation exposure during ERCP: a prospective randomized trial. Gastrointest Endosc. 2007 Jul;66(1):84-9.
Uradomo LT, Darwin PE. Evaluation of subepithelial abnormalities of the appendix by endoscopic ultrasound. Diagn Ther Endosc. 2009 Nov; 2009: 295379.
Darwin PE, Goldberg EM, Uradomo LT. Jackson Pratt drain fluid-to-serum bilirubin concentration ratio for the diagnosis of bile leaks. Gastrointest Endosc. 2010 Jan; 71(1):99-104.
Non Peer-reviewed Journal Articles
Uradomo L. Physician-assisted Suicide. Reform Watch 1998; 6: 6, 11.
Uradomo L, Cohen H, Fried M, Petrini J, Rehani M. â?oRadiation protection in the endoscopy suite - Minimizing radiation exposure for patients and staff in endoscopy: a joint ASGE/IAEA/WGO guideline.â? November 2009. World Gastroenterology Organisation. http://www.worldgastroenterology.org/radiation_protection_in_the_endoscopy_suite.html
Abstracts and/or Proceedings
Uradomo L, Lustberg A, Lustberg M, Haluszka O, Darwin P. Radiation exposure during ERCP training. American Journal Gastroenterology 2003; 98(9, Suppl. 1): S60-S61. Poster Presentation, 68th American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD. October 2003.
Chalabi I, Uradomo L, Greenwald B, Krasna M, Line BR. F18 FDG PET is not useful in the staging of T1N0 esophageal cancer. Scientific Poster Session, Society of Nuclear Medicine 52nd Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. June 2005.
Uradomo LT, Goldberg EM, Darwin PE. Pulsed fluoroscopy to reduce radiation exposure during ERCP: A prospective randomized trial. Gastrointest Endosc 2006; 63(5): AB104. Poster Presentation, Digestive Diseases Week 2006, Los Angeles, CA. May 2006.
Oosterveen S, Bakar M, Uradomo LT, Darwin PE. Combined EUS and ERCP for distal biliary obstruction: technical feasibility, success rates of biliary decompression and tissue sampling. Gastrointest Endosc 2007; 65 (5): AB310. Poster Presentation, Digestive Diseases Week 2007, Washington, DC. May 2007.
Forman JS, Karp B, Uradomo LT, Darwin P, Goldberg E. Single balloon enteroscopy of the small bowel: Diagnostic and therapeutic yield in patients with obscure gastrointestinal bleeding. Gastrointest Endosc 2007; 65 (5): AB172. Poster Presentation, Digestive Diseases Week 2007, Washington, DC. May 2007.
Darwin PE, Goldberg EM, Uradomo LT. Jackson Pratt drain fluid to serum bilirubin concentration ratio for the diagnosis of bile leaks. Gastrointest Endosc 2008; 67(5): AB159. Poster Presentation, Digestive Diseases Week 2008, San Diego, CA. May 2008.
Wolff JH, Uradomo LT, Goldberg EM. Wireless capsule endoscopy practice makes perfect? A survey of capsule endoscopy viewing practices in the United States. Gastrointest Endosc 2009; 69(5) AB201. Poster Presentation, Digestive Diseases Week 2009. Chicago, IL. May 31, 2009
Uradomo LT, Zhan M, Yang J, McNally D. Who undergoes therapy for pancreatic cancer? The role of provider and patient characteristics. Gastroenterology 2009; 136(5), Suppl 1: A-389-A-390.Poster Presentation, Digestive Diseases Week 2009. Chicago, IL. June 1, 2009
Uradomo LT, Zhan M, Yang J, McNally D. Physician Specialty and EUS in Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma: An Analysis of the SEER-Medicare Database. Am J Gastroenterol 2009; 104, Suppl 3: S72-S73.
Uradomo LT, Zhan M, Yang J, McNally D. Survival in Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma: The Role of Provider, Treatment, and Patient Characteristics. Am J Gastroenterol 2009; 104, Suppl 3: S728. Poster Presentation, American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting 2009. San Diego, CA. October 26, 2009
Uradomo L, Mener A, Borum M. Insurance Coverage for Screening Colonoscopy at Age 45 For African Americans: Low Adherence to Guidelines in States With Large African American Populations. Gastroenterol; 140 (5), Suppl 1: S-21. Oral Presentation, Digestive Diseases Week 2009. Chicago, IL. May , 2011
Doran AE, LaFond J, Fine S, Al-Bawardy B, Jencks D, Uradomo LT, Borum ML. Sub-Optimal PAP Smear Performance and Increased Risk of Cervical Dysplasia in Women With IBD: A Potentially Dangerous Combination. Gastroenterol; 140 (5), Suppl 1: S-432. Poster Presentation, Digestive Diseases Week 2009. Chicago, IL. May 8, 2011
Other Brief Communications
Uradomo L, Pandolfe F, Aragon G, Borum ML. SpyGlass cholangioscopy for management of choledocholithiasis during pregnancy. Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int. 2011 Feb;10(1):107. Letter.
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