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John K Zawacki MD

InstitutionUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
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Worcester MA 01655
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    College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA, United StatesABLiberal Arts
    Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, United StatesMD

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      Holy Cross College, A.B.
      Tufts University School of Medicine, M.D.

    Post-graduate Training:

    Tufts New England Medical Center.
    Residency, Chief Residency in General Internal Medicine, Fellowship inDigestive Disease and Nutrition

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K. Zawacki, MDGastroesophageal reflux and its effect in cardiopulmonary symptoms

    Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    Best Doctors 2001 - 2007

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    1. Dave-Verma H, Moore S, Singh A, Martins N, Zawacki J. Computed tomographic enterography and enteroclysis: pearls and pitfalls. Curr Probl Diagn Radiol. 2008 Nov-Dec; 37(6):279-87. PMID: 18823868.
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    2. Sands BE, Arsenault JE, Rosen MJ, Alsahli M, Bailen L, Banks P, Bensen S, Bousvaros A, Cave D, Cooley JS, Cooper HL, Edwards ST, Farrell RJ, Griffin MJ, Hay DW, John A, Lidofsky S, Olans LB, Peppercorn MA, Rothstein RI, Roy MA, Saletta MJ, Shah SA, Warner AS, Wolf JL, Vecchio J, Winter HS, Zawacki JK. Risk of early surgery for Crohn's disease: implications for early treatment strategies. Am J Gastroenterol. 2003 Dec; 98(12):2712-8. PMID: 14687822.
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    3. Irwin RS, Zawacki JK, Wilson MM, French CT, Callery MP. Chronic cough due to gastroesophageal reflux disease: failure to resolve despite total/near-total elimination of esophageal acid. Chest. 2002 Apr; 121(4):1132-40. PMID: 11948043.
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    4. Novitsky YW, Zawacki JK, Irwin RS, French CT, Hussey VM, Callery MP. Chronic cough due to gastroesophageal reflux disease: efficacy of antireflux surgery. Surg Endosc. 2002 Apr; 16(4):567-71. PMID: 11972189.
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    5. Irwin RS, Zawacki JK. Accurately diagnosing and successfully treating chronic cough due to gastroesophageal reflux disease can be difficult. Am J Gastroenterol. 1999 Nov; 94(11):3095-8. PMID: 10566696.
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    6. Saltzman JR, Zawacki JK. Therapy for bleeding peptic ulcers. N Engl J Med. 1997 Apr 10; 336(15):1091-3. PMID: 9091808.
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    7. Phillips DA, Wertheimer MD, Patwardhan N, Swanson R, Zawacki J. Preoperative angiography and embolization of the site of intermittent acute small bowel bleeding with a radiopaque microcoil: facilitated precise surgical excision of the source. Surgery. 1996 Jun; 119(6):714-7. PMID: 8650615.
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    8. Rubin RB, Saltzman JR, Zawacki JK, Khan A, Swanson R. Duodenal duplication cyst with massive gastrointestinal bleeding. J Clin Gastroenterol. 1995 Jul; 21(1):72-4. PMID: 7560838.
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    9. Rubin RB, Saltzman JR, Zawacki JK. Bicycle racing, Raynaud's phenomenon, and gastrointestinal bleeding. Am J Gastroenterol. 1994 Feb; 89(2):291-2. PMID: 8304330.
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    10. Irwin RS, French CL, Curley FJ, Zawacki JK, Bennett FM. Chronic cough due to gastroesophageal reflux. Clinical, diagnostic, and pathogenetic aspects. Chest. 1993 Nov; 104(5):1511-7. PMID: 8222816.
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    11. Raptopoulos V, Karellas A, Bernstein J, Reale FR, Constantinou C, Zawacki JK. Value of dual-energy CT in differentiating focal fatty infiltration of the liver from low-density masses. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 1991 Oct; 157(4):721-5. PMID: 1892025.
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    12. Lai KK, Gang DL, Zawacki JK, Cooley TP. Fulminant hepatic failure associated with 2',3'-dideoxyinosine (ddI). Ann Intern Med. 1991 Aug 15; 115(4):283-4. PMID: 1906693.
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    13. Irwin RS, Zawacki JK, Curley FJ, French CL, Hoffman PJ. Chronic cough as the sole presenting manifestation of gastroesophageal reflux. Am Rev Respir Dis. 1989 Nov; 140(5):1294-300. PMID: 2817591.
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    14. VanDeinse WH, Zawacki JK, Phillips D. Treatment of acute mesenteric ischemia by percutaneous transluminal angioplasty. Gastroenterology. 1986 Aug; 91(2):475-8. PMID: 2941329.
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    15. Gantz NM, Zawacki JK, Dickerson WJ, Bartlett JG. Pseudomembranous colitis associated with erythromycin. Ann Intern Med. 1979 Dec; 91(6):866-7. PMID: 517887.
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