Dr. Kinnucan’s research interests have focused on risk factors for development of dysplasia in inflammatory bowel disease, the effects of sleep disturbances on disease activity and quality of life in patients with inflammatory bowel disease and evaluation of cannabis use and predictors in patients with inflammatory bowel disease.
Rubin DT and Kinnucan J. Should I use chromoendoscopy in my surveillance colonoscopy in inflammatory bowel disease? How and which agent? Would narrow-band imaging be an alternative for this? Curbside Consultation in IBD: 49 Clinical Questions, 2nd Edition, Rubin, DT, 2015.
Rubin DT, Hou D, Kinnucan J et al. Inflammation is an independent risk factor for colonic neoplasia in patients with ulcerative colitis: A case-control study. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2013 Dec: 11(12): 1601-1608. PMID: 23872237
Kinnucan J, Rubin DT, Ali T. Sleep and inflammatory bowel disease: Exploring the relationship between sleep disturbances and inflammation. Journal of Gastroenterol & Hepatol 2013 Nov; 9(11): 718-27. PMID: 24764789
Kinnucan J and Hanauer SB. Reassessing the risks and benefits of thiopurines in Crohn’s disease. Clin
Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2013 Jun; 11(4):395-397. PMID: 23333707
Gawron AJ, Rothe J, Fought AJ, Fareeduddin A, Toto E, Boris L, Kahrilas PJ, Pandolfino JE. Many patients continue using proton pump inhibitors after negative results from tests for reflux disease. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2012 Jun; 10(6):620-625. PMID: 22366177
Kwaitek MA, Hirano I, Karhrilas PJ, Rothe JA, Luger D, Pandolfino JE. Mechanical properties of the
Esophagus in eosinophilic esophagitis. Gastroenterology 2011 Jan: 140 (1):82-90. PMID: 20858491
Rubin DT, Rothe JA. The peri-appendiceal red patch in ulcerative colitis: Review of the University of Chicago experience. Digestive Diseases and Sciences 2010. Dec: 55(12):3495-501. PMID: 20936357
Pekow JR, Hetzel JT, Rothe JA, Hanauer SB, Turner JR, Hart J, Noffsinger A, Huo D, Rubin DT. Outcome after surveillance of low-grade and indefinite dysplasia in patients with ulcerative colitis. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases 2010 16 (8):1352-1356. PMID: 20027656
Rubin DT, Rothe JA. New findings in the diagnosis and prevention of colorectal cancer in IBD. Chapter in Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Diagnostics and Therapeutics, 2nd edition, Cohen, R, Eds, 2010.
Rubin DT, Rothe JA, Hetzel JT, Cohen RD, Hanauer SB. Are dysplasia and colorectal cancer endoscopically visible in patients with ulcerative colitis? Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2007 65: 1005-1006. PMID: 17451704