Lab Information

Dr. Talat Bessissow

Associate Investigator
Clinical Research Unit
Department of Medicine (McGill)

Research Profile

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 Epidemiology: 0%
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 C7.200

Keywords

Crohn's disease • ulcerative colitis • mucosal healing • neoplasia • pathogenesis

Research Interests

My research focuses on the role of mucosal healing in the treatment of inflammatory bowel diseases. I am also looking at identifying factor that predict disease relapse.


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Latest Publications

  1. Jones, J. L., Tse, F., Carroll, M. W., deBruyn, J. C., McNeil, S. A., Pham-Huy, A., Seow, C. H., Barrett, L. L., Bessissow, T., Carman, N., Melmed, G. Y., Vanderkooi, O. G., Marshall, J. K. & Benchimol, E. I. (2021). Canadian Association of Gastroenterology Clinical Practice Guideline for Immunizations in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)-Part 2: Inactivated Vaccines. Journal of the Canadian Association of Gastroenterology, vol. 4, p. e72-e91.
  2. Benchimol, E. I., Tse, F., Carroll, M. W., deBruyn, J. C., McNeil, S. A., Pham-Huy, A., Seow, C. H., Barrett, L. L., Bessissow, T., Carman, N., Melmed, G. Y., Vanderkooi, O. G., Marshall, J. K. & Jones, J. L. (2021). Canadian Association of Gastroenterology Clinical Practice Guideline for Immunizations in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)-Part 1: Live Vaccines. Journal of the Canadian Association of Gastroenterology, vol. 4, p. e59-e71.
  3. Jones, J. L., Tse, F., Carroll, M. W., deBruyn, J. C., McNeil, S. A., Pham-Huy, A., Seow, C. H., Barrett, L. L., Bessissow, T., Carman, N., Melmed, G. Y., Vanderkooi, O. G., Marshall, J. K. & Benchimol, E. I. (2021). Canadian Association of Gastroenterology Clinical Practice Guideline for Immunizations in Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)-Part 2: Inactivated Vaccines. Gastroenterology, vol. 161, p. 681-700.
  4. Golovics, P. A., Gonczi, L., Reinglas, J., Verdon, C., Pundir, S., Afif, W., Wild, G., Bitton, A., Bessissow, T. & Lakatos, P. L. (2021). Patient-Reported Outcome and Clinical Scores Are Equally Accurate in Predicting Mucosal Healing in Ulcerative Colitis: A Prospective Study. Digestive diseases and sciences.
  5. Stewart, M. J., Bessissow, T., Gregor, J., Hazel, M., In, T. S. H., Karra, K., Dajnowiec, D., Williamson, M. & Sattin, B. (2021). Subcutaneously Administered Anti-TNFs for the Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis: A Retrospective, Propensity Score-Matched, US Health Claims Analysis. Advances in therapy, vol. 38, p. 4115-4129.
  6. Al Khoury, A., Balram, B., Bessissow, T., Afif, W., Gonczi, L., Abreu, M. & Lakatos, P. L. (2021). Patient Perspectives and Expectations in Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A Systematic Review. Digestive diseases and sciences.
  7. Santella, C., Bitton, A., Filliter, C., Bessissow, T., Vutcovici, M., Lakatos, P. L. & Brassard, P. (2021). Anti-TNF Therapy and the Risk of Herpes Zoster Among Patients With Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Inflammatory bowel diseases.
  8. McCurdy, J. D., Reid, J., Yanofsky, R., Sinnathamby, V., Medawar, E., Williams, L., Bessissow, T. & Rosenfeld, G. (2021). Fecal Diversion for Perianal Crohn Disease in the Era of Biologic Therapies: A Multicenter Study. Inflammatory bowel diseases.
  9. Benmassaoud, A., Bessissow, T., Wong, P., Fallone, C. A., Barkun, A., Afif, W., Forbes, N., Martel, M., Geraci, O. & Chen, Y.-I. (2021). Novel Negative Pressure Protective Box in Upper Digestive Endoscopy: A Prospective Case Series. The American journal of gastroenterology, vol. 116, p. 1339-1341.
  10. Peng, X., Isnard, S., Lin, J., Fombuena, B., Bessissow, T., Chomont, N. & Routy, J.-P. (2021). Differences in HIV burden in the inflamed and non-inflamed colon from a person living with HIV and ulcerative colitis. Journal of virus eradication, vol. 7, p. 100033.
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