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Otago Medical School staff profiles

Professor Richard Gearry

PositionProfessor and Head of Department
DepartmentDepartment of Medicine (Christchurch)
QualificationsMB ChB PhD FRACP
Research summaryGastrointestinal disease

Research

Richard is Professor and Head of Departament of Medicine and Consultant Gastroenterologist at Christchurch Hospital. His research interests include:
  • Luminal Gastroenterology
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Coeliac Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Colorectal Cancer

He is the Medical Director, New Zealand Nutrition Foundation and the Medical Advisor, Crohn’s and Colitis New Zealand

Publications

Vernon-Roberts, A., Otley, A., Frampton, C., Gearry, R. B., & Day, A. S. (2020). Response pattern analysis of IBD-KID: A knowledge assessment tool for children with inflammatory bowel disease. Journal of Paediatrics & Child Health, 56(1), 155-162. doi: 10.1111/jpc.14547

Vernon-Roberts, A., Otley, A., Frampton, C., Gearry, R. B., & Day, A. S. (2020). Validation of a revised knowledge assessment tool for children with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD-KID2). Inflammatory Intestinal Diseases. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1159/000506200

Tranter-Entwistle, I., Mullaney, T. G., Noah, K., Pearson, J., Falvey, J., Gearry, R., & Eglinton, T. (2020). Long-term incidence of dysplasia and colorectal cancer in an ulcerative colitis population-based cohort. ANZ Journal of Surgery. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/ans.15686

Brenner, E. J., Ungaro, R. C., Gearry, R. B., Kaplan, G. G., Kissous-Hunt, M., Lewis, J. D., … Kappelman, M. D. (2020). Corticosteroids, but not TNF antagonists, are associated with adverse COVID-19 outcomes in patients with inflammatory bowel diseases: Results from an international registry. Gastroenterology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2020.05.032

Julsgaard, M., Hvas, C. L., Gearry, R. B., Gibson, P. R., Fallingborg, J., Sparrow, M. P., … Bell, S. J. (2020). Anti-TNF therapy in pregnant women with inflammatory bowel disease: Effects of therapeutic strategies on disease behavior and birth outcomes. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 26(1), 93-102. doi: 10.1093/ibd/izz110

Chapter in Book - Research

Drummond, L., & Gearry, R. B. (2013). Kiwifruit modulation of gastrointestinal motility. In M. Boland & P. J. Moughan (Eds.), Advances in food and nutrition research (Vol. 68): Nutritional benefits of kiwifruit. (pp. 219-232). Waltham, MA: Academic Press. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-12-394294-4.00012-2

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Journal - Research Article

Vernon-Roberts, A., Otley, A., Frampton, C., Gearry, R. B., & Day, A. S. (2020). Response pattern analysis of IBD-KID: A knowledge assessment tool for children with inflammatory bowel disease. Journal of Paediatrics & Child Health, 56(1), 155-162. doi: 10.1111/jpc.14547

Julsgaard, M., Hvas, C. L., Gearry, R. B., Gibson, P. R., Fallingborg, J., Sparrow, M. P., … Bell, S. J. (2020). Anti-TNF therapy in pregnant women with inflammatory bowel disease: Effects of therapeutic strategies on disease behavior and birth outcomes. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 26(1), 93-102. doi: 10.1093/ibd/izz110

Brenner, E. J., Ungaro, R. C., Gearry, R. B., Kaplan, G. G., Kissous-Hunt, M., Lewis, J. D., … Kappelman, M. D. (2020). Corticosteroids, but not TNF antagonists, are associated with adverse COVID-19 outcomes in patients with inflammatory bowel diseases: Results from an international registry. Gastroenterology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2020.05.032

Tranter-Entwistle, I., Mullaney, T. G., Noah, K., Pearson, J., Falvey, J., Gearry, R., & Eglinton, T. (2020). Long-term incidence of dysplasia and colorectal cancer in an ulcerative colitis population-based cohort. ANZ Journal of Surgery. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/ans.15686

Vernon-Roberts, A., Otley, A., Frampton, C., Gearry, R. B., & Day, A. S. (2020). Validation of a revised knowledge assessment tool for children with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD-KID2). Inflammatory Intestinal Diseases. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1159/000506200

Lopez, R. N., McCombie, A., Gearry, R. B., & Day, A. S. (2020). Impact of a camp upon disease-specific knowledge and quality of life in children and adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease. Inflammatory Intestinal Diseases. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1159/000505918

King, J. A., Underwood, F. E., Panaccione, N., Quan, J., Windsor, J. W., Kotze, P. G., … Gearry, R., … Kaplan, G. G. (2019). Trends in hospitalisation rates for inflammatory bowel disease in western versus newly industrialised countries: A population-based study of countries in the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Lancet Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 4(4), 287-295. doi: 10.1016/s2468-1253(19)30013-5

Kortlever, T. L., Ten Bokkel Huinink, S., Offereins, M., Hebblethwaite, C., O'Brien, L., Leeper, J., … Gearry, R. B. (2019). Low-FODMAP diet Is associated with improved quality of life in IBS patients: A prospective observational study. Nutrition in Clinical Practice, 34(4), 623-630. doi: 10.1002/ncp.10233

Romagnoni, A., Jégou, S., Van Steen, K., Wainrib, G., Hugot, J.-P., and International Inflammatory Bowel Disease Genetics Constortium (IIBDGC), including Barclay, M., Gearry, R., & Roberts, R. L. (2019). Comparative performances of machine learning methods for classifying Crohn Disease patients using genome-wide genotyping data. Scientific Reports, 9, 10351. doi: 10.1038/s41598-019-46649-z

Wright-McNaughton, M. E., ten Bokkel Huinink, S., Frampton, C. M. A., McCombie, A. M., Talley, N. J., Skidmore, P. M. L., & Gearry, R. B. (2019). Measuring diet intake and gastrointestinal symptoms in irritable bowel syndrome: Validation of the Food and Symptom Times Diary. Clinical & Translational Gastroenterology. Advance online publication. doi: 10.14309/ctg.0000000000000103

Paulides, E., Gearry, R. B., de Boer, N. K. H., Mulder, C. J. J., Bernstein, C. N., & McCombie, A. M. (2019). Accommodations and adaptations to overcome workplace disability in inflammatory bowel disease patients: A systematic review. Inflammatory Intestinal Diseases, 3(3), 138-144. doi: 10.1159/000495293

Heenan, P. E., Keenan, J. I., Bayer, S., Simon, M., & Gearry, R. B. (2019). Irritable bowel syndrome and the gut microbiota. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/03036758.2019.1695635

Karim, S., Porter, J. A., McCombie, A., Gearry, R. B., & Day, A. S. (2019). Transition clinics: An observational study of themes important to young people with inflammatory bowel disease. Translational Pediatrics, 8(1), 83-89. doi: 10.21037/tp.2019.01.04

Falling, C., Stebbings, S., Baxter, G. D., Gearry, R. B., & Mani, R. (2019). Musculoskeletal pain in individuals with inflammatory bowel disease reflects three distinct profiles. Clinical Journal of Pain, 35, 559-568. doi: 10.1097/ajp.0000000000000698

Brown, S. C., Whelan, K., Gearry, R. B., & Day, A. S. (2019). Low FODMAP diet in children and adolescents with functional bowel disorder: A clinical case note review. JGH Open. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/jgh3.12231

Lamba, M., Alamri, Y., Garg, P., Frampton, C., Rowbotham, D., & Gearry, R. (2019). Predictors of non-attendance at outpatient endoscopy: A five-year multi-centre observational study from New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal, 132(1496), 31-38. Retrieved from https://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Nanayakkara, W. S., Skidmore, P., O'Brien, L., Wilkinson, T., Frampton, C., & Gearry, R. (2019). From menu to mouth: The decay pathway of nutrient intake from planned menu to consumed and characteristics of residents in an aged care facility with greater nutrient decay rates: A cross-sectional study. BMJ Open, 9(10), e024044. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2018-024044

Paulides, E., Kim, C., Frampton, C., Gearry, R. B., Eglinton, T., Leong, R. W., … McCombie, A. M. (2019). Validation of the inflammatory bowel disease disability index for self-report and development of an item-reduced version. Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 34, 92-102. doi: 10.1111/jgh.14496

Vernon-Roberts, A., Lopez, R. N., Frampton, C., Gearry, R. B., Lemberg, D. A., & Day, A. S. (2019). A symptom self-report tool for children with inflammatory bowel disease (IBDnow). Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition, 69(1), e7-e12. doi: 10.1097/MPG.0000000000002329

Eady, S. L., Wallace, A. J., Butts, C. A., Hedderley, D., Drummond, L., Ansell, J., & Gearry, R. B. (2019). The effect of ‘Zesy002’ kiwifruit (Actinidia chinensis var. chinensis) on gut health function: A randomised cross-over clinical trial. Journal of Nutritional Science, 8, e18. doi: 10.1017/jns.2019.14

Wall, C. L., McCombie, A. M., Gearry, R. B., & Day, A. S. (2019). Newly diagnosed Crohn's disease treated with standard care or enteral nutrition: Psychological outcomes over 6 months. Inflammatory Intestinal Diseases, 4(1), 7-13. doi: 10.1159/000497323

Gearry, R. B., Frampton, C., Inns, S., Poppelwell, D., Rademaker, M., & Suppiah, R. (2019). VITALITY: Impact of adalimumab on health and disability outcomes in patients with Crohn's disease, rheumatoid arthritis or psoriasis treated in clinical practice in New Zealand. Current Medical Research & Opinion. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/03007995.2019.1634952

Daveson, A. J. M., Tye-Din, J. A., Goel, G., Goldstein, K. E., Hand, H. L., Neff, K. M., … on behalf of the RESET CeD Study Group, including Gearry, R. (2019). Masked bolus gluten challenge low in FODMAPs implicates nausea and vomiting as key symptoms associated with immune activation in treated coeliac disease. Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics, 51(2), 244-252. doi: 10.1111/apt.15551

Daveson, A. J. M., Popp, A., Taavela, J., Goldstein, K. E., Isola, J., Truitt, K. E., … on behalf of the RESET CeD Study Group, including Gearry, R. (2019). Baseline quantitative histology in therapeutics trials reveals villus atrophy in most patients with coeliac disease who appear well‐controlled on gluten‐free diet. GastroHep. Advance online publication.

Gearry, R., Frampton, C., Inns, S., Poppelwell, D., Rademaker, M., & Suppiah, R. (2019). VITALITY: Impact of adalimumab (HUMIRA ®) on disability in New Zealand patients with psoriasis, Crohn's disease (CD) or rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Australasian Journal of Dermatology, 60(Suppl. 1), 82.

Falling, C. L., Stebbings, S., Baxter, G. D., Gearry, R. B., & Mani, R. (2019). Central sensitization inventory mediates the relationship between inflammatory bowel disease activity and worse musculoskeletal pain experiences. Pain Practice. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/papr.12821

Roberts, R. L., Wallace, M. C., Seinen, M. L., van Bodegraven, A. A., Krishnaprasad, K., Jones, G. T., van Rij, A. M., … Kennedy, M. A., … Gearry, R. B., … Barclay, M. (2018). Nonsynonymous polymorphism in guanine monophosphate synthetase is a risk factor for unfavorable thiopurine metabolite ratios in patients with inflammatory bowel disease. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 24(12), 2606-2612. doi: 10.1093/ibd/izy163

Shah, S. C., Khalili, H., Gower-Rousseau, C., Olen, O., Benchimol, E. I., Lynge, E., … Gearry, R., … Colombel, J.-F. (2018). Sex-based differences in incidence of inflammatory bowel diseases: Pooled analysis of population-based studies from Western countries. Gastroenterology, 155(4), 1079-1089. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2018.06.043

Lopez, R. N., Evans, H. M., Appleton, L., Bishop, J., Chin, S., Mouat, S., Gearry, R. B., & Day, A. S. (2018). Prospective incidence of paediatric inflammatory bowel disease in New Zealand in 2015: Results from the Paediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease in New Zealand (PINZ) Study. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition, 66(5), e122-e126. doi: 10.1097/mpg.0000000000001806

Wright, E. K., Kamm, M. A., De Cruz, P., Hamilton, A. L., Selvaraj, F., Princen, F., … Gearry, R. B., … Connell, W. R. (2018). Anti-TNF therapeutic drug monitoring in postoperative Crohn's disease. Journal of Crohn's & Colitis, 12(6), 653-661. doi: 10.1093/ecco-jcc/jjy003

Siegel, C. A., Whitman, C. B., Spiegel, B. M. R., Feagan, B., Sands, B., Loftus, Jr, E. F., … Gearry, R., … Peyrin-Biroulet, L. (2018). Development of an index to define overall disease severity in IBD. Gut, 67(2), 244-254. doi: 10.1136/gutjnl-2016-312648

Falling, C., Stebbings, S., Baxter, G. D., Gearry, R. B., & Mani, R. (2018). Profile of musculoskeletal pain in patients with inflammatory bowel disease: A study protocol for assessing the multidimensional experience of self-reported pain. Physical Therapy Reviews, 23(3), 227-235. doi: 10.1080/10833196.2018.1500149

Wilson, R., Willis, J., Gearry, R. B., Hughes, A., Lawley, B., Skidmore, P., Frampton, C., Fleming, E., Anderson, A., Jones, L., Tannock, G. W., & Carr, A. C. (2018). SunGold kiwifruit supplementation of individuals with prediabetes alters gut microbiota and improves Vitamin C status, anthropometric and clinical markers. Nutrients, 10, 895. doi: 10.3390/nu10070895

Asl Baakhtari, S., McCombie, A., Ten Bokkel Huinink, S., Irving, P., Siegel, C. A., Mulder, R., … Gearry, R. (2018). Observational study of perspectives of inflammatory bowel disease patients concerning the use of corticosteroids. Digestive Diseases, 36(1), 33-39. doi: 10.1159/000478772

Meijer, B., van Everdingen, C. K., Ramsoekh, D., Stedman, C., Frampton, C. M. A., Mulder, C. J. J., … Gearry, R. B. (2018). Transient elastography to assess liver stiffness in patients with inflammatory bowel disease. Digestive & Liver Disease, 50(1), 48-53. doi: 10.1016/j.dld.2017.09.128

Lopez, R. N., Appleton, L., Gearry, R. B., & Day, A. S. (2018). Rising incidence of paediatric inflammatory bowel disease in Canterbury, New Zealand, 1996-2015. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition, 66(2), e45-e50. doi: 10.1097/mpg.0000000000001688

Bayer, S. B., Gearry, R. B., & Drummond, L. N. (2018). Putative mechanisms of kiwifruit on maintenance of normal gastrointestinal function. Critical Reviews in Food Science & Nutrition, 58(14), 2432-2452. doi: 10.1080/10408398.2017.1327841

Wilson, R., Willis, J., Gearry, R., Skidmore, P., Fleming, E., Frampton, C., & Carr, A. (2017). Inadequate vitamin C status in prediabetes and type 2 diabetes mellitus: Associations with glycaemic control, obesity, and smoking. Nutrients, 9(9), 997. doi: 10.3390/nu9090997

Grant, E., Gearry, R. B., Wilson, R., Pearson, J., & Skidmore, P. M. L. (2017). Home availability of fruit and vegetables and obesogenic foods as an indicator of nutrient intake in 50 year olds from Canterbury, New Zealand. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 26(3), 524-530. doi: 10.6133/apjcn.042016.11

Chen, G.-B., Lee, S. H., Montgomery, G. W., Wray, N. R., Visscher, P. M., Gearry, R. B., … Moser, G. (2017). Performance of risk prediction for inflammatory bowel disease based on genotyping platform and genomic risk score method. BMC Medical Genetics, 18, 94. doi: 10.1186/s12881-017-0451-2

Rayen, J., Currie, T., Gearry, R. B., Frizelle, F., & Eglinton, T. (2017). The long-term outcome of anti-TNF alpha therapy in perianal Crohn's disease. Techniques in Coloproctology, 21(2), 119-124. doi: 10.1007/s10151-016-1578-4

Batt, C., Fanning, N., Drake, J., Frampton, C., Gearry, R. B., & Stamp, L. K. (2017). Fructose malabsorption in people with and without gout: A case-control study. Seminars in Arthritis & Rheumatism, 47(2), 257-263. doi: 10.1016/j.semarthrit.2017.03.018

Doecke, J. D., Hartnell, F., Bampton, P., Bell, S., Mahy, G., Grover, Z., … Gearry, R. B., … On behalf of Australian and New Zealand Inflammatory Bowel Disease Consortium. (2017). Infliximab vs. adalimumab in Crohn's disease: Results from 327 patients in an Australian and New Zealand observational cohort study. Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics, 45(4), 542-552. doi: 10.1111/apt.13880

Lopez, R. N., Evans, H. M., Appleton, L., Bishop, J., Chin, S., Mouat, S., Gearry, R. B., & Day, A. S. (2017). Point prevalence of pediatric inflammatory bowel disease in New Zealand in 2015: Initial results from the PINZ study. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 23(8), 1418-1424. doi: 10.1097/mib.0000000000001138

Duvoisin, G., Lopez, R. N., Day, A. S., Lemberg, D. A., Gearry, R. B., & Leach, S. T. (2017). Novel biomarkers and the future potential of biomarkers in inflammatory bowel disease. Mediators of Inflammation, 2017, 1936315. doi: 10.1155/2017/1936315

Wall, C. L., Gearry, R. B., & Day, A. S. (2017). Treatment of active Crohn's disease with exclusive and partial enteral nutrition: A pilot study in adults. Inflammatory Intestinal Diseases, 2(4), 219-227. doi: 10.1159/000489630

Huang, H., Fang, M., Jostins, L., Umićević Mirkov, M., Boucher, G., Anderson, C. A., … International Inflammatory Bowel Disease Genetics Constortium, including Gearry, R., … Barrett, J. C. (2017). Fine-mapping inflammatory bowel disease loci to single-variant resolution. Nature, 547, 173-178. doi: 10.1038/nature22969

Julsgaard, M., Hvas, C. L., Gearry, R. B., Vestergaard, T., Fallingborg, J., Svenningsen, L., … Bell, S. J. (2017). Fecal calprotectin is not affected by pregnancy: Clinical implications for the management of pregnant patients with inflammatory bowel disease. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 23(7), 1240-1246. doi: 10.1097/mib.0000000000001136

Wallace, A., Eady, S., Drummond, L., Hedderley, D., Ansell, J., & Gearry, R. (2017). A pilot randomized cross-over trial to examine the effect of kiwifruit on satiety and measures of gastric comfort in healthy adult males. Nutrients, 9(7), 639. doi: 10.3390/nu9070639

Blatchford, P., Stoklosinki, H., Eady, S., Wallace, A., Butts, C., Gearry, R., … Ansell, J. (2017). Consumption of kiwifruit capsules increases Faecalibacterium prausnitzii abundance in functionally constipated individuals: A randomised controlled human trial. Journal of Nutritional Science, 6, e52. doi: 10.1017/jns.2017.52

Hamilton, A. L., Kamm, M. A., De Cruz, P., Wright, E. K., Selvaraj, F., Princen, F., … Gearry, R. B., … Connell, W. R. (2017). Serologic antibodies in relation to outcome in postoperative Crohn's disease. Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 32(6), 1195-1203. doi: 10.1111/jgh.13677

Nanayakkara, W. S., Gearry, R. B., Muir, J. G., O'Brien, L., Wilkinson, T. J., Williman, J. A., & Skidmore, P. M. L. (2017). Gastrointestinal symptoms and FODMAP intake of aged-care residents from Christchurch, New Zealand. Nutrients, 9(10), 1083. doi: 10.3390/nu9101083

Lee, Y., McCombie, A., Gearry, R., Frizelle, F. A., Vanamala, R., Leong, R. W., & Eglinton, T. (2016). Disability in restorative proctocolectomy recipients measured using the inflammatory bowel disease disability index. Journal of Crohn's & Colitis, 10(12), 1378-1384. doi: 10.1093/ecco-jcc/jjw114

Julsgaard, M., Christensen, L. A., Gibson, P. R., Gearry, R. B., Fallingborg, J., Hvas, C. L., … Bell, S. J. (2016). Concentrations of adalimumab and infliximab in mothers and newborns, and effects on infection. Gastroenterology, 151(1), 110-119. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2016.04.002

McCombie, A., Gearry, R., Andrews, J., Mulder, R., & Mikocka-Walus, A. (2016). Does computerized cognitive behavioral therapy help people with inflammatory bowel disease? A randomized controlled trial. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 22(1), 171-181. doi: 10.1097/mib.0000000000000567

Cleynen, I., Boucher, G., Jostins, L., Schumm, L. P., Zeissig, S., Ahmad, T., … Gearry, R. B., … Lees, C. W. (2016). Inherited determinants of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis phenotypes: A genetic association study. Lancet, 387(10014), 9-15. doi: 10.1016/s0140-6736(15)00465-1

McCombie, A., Swaminathan, A., Mulder, R., Frampton, C., Kortlever, T., & Gearry, R. (2016). The IBD-Cope: A new instrument for measuring coping in inflammatory bowel disease patients. Journal of Crohn's & Colitis, 10(6), 678-686. doi: 10.1093/ecco-jcc/jjw028

Gearry, R. B. (2016). IBD and environment: Are there differences between East and West. Digestive Diseases, 34(1-2), 84-89. doi: 10.1159/000442933

McCombie, A., Lee, Y., Vanamala, R., Gearry, R., Frizelle, F., Mckay, E., Williman, J., & Eglinton, T. (2016). Early postoperative complications have long-term impact on quality of life after restorative proctocolectomy. Medicine, 95(27), e3966. doi: 10.1097/md.0000000000003966

Wright, E. K., Kamm, M. A., De Cruz, P., Hamilton, A. L., Ritchie, K. J., Keenan, J. I., … Burgess, L., Aitchison, A., … Day, A. S., & Gearry, R. B. (2016). Comparison of fecal inflammatory markers in Crohn's disease. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 22(5), 1086-1094. doi: 10.1097/mib.0000000000000671

De Voogd, F. A. E., Gearry, R. B., Mulder, C. J., & Day, A. S. (2016). Osteoprotegerin: A novel biomarker for inflammatory bowel disease and gastrointestinal carcinoma. Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 31, 1386-1392. doi: 10.1111/jgh.13324

Feagan, B. G., Sandborn, W. J., Gasink, C., Jacobstein, D., Lang, Y., Friedman, J. R., … for the UNITI—IM–UNITI Study Group, including Gearry, R. (2016). Ustekinumab as induction and maintenance therapy for Crohn's disease. New England Journal of Medicine, 375, 1946-1960. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1602773

Nanayakkara, W. S., Skidmore, P. M. L., O'Brien, L., Wilkinson, T. J., & Gearry, R. B. (2016). Efficacy of the low FODMAP diet for treating irritable bowel syndrome: The evidence to date. Clinical & Experimental Gastroenterology, 9, 131-142. doi: 10.2147/CEG.S86798

Su, H. Y., Gupta, V., Day, A. S., & Gearry, R. B. (2016). Rising incidence of inflammatory bowel disease in Canterbury, New Zealand. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 22(9), 2238-2244. doi: 10.1097/mib.0000000000000829

Sandborn, W. J., Feagan, B. G., Wolf, D. C., D'Haens, G., Vermeire, S., Hanauer, S. B., … for the TOUCHSTONE Study Group, including Gearry, R. B. (2016). Ozanimod induction and maintenance treatment for ulcerative colitis. New England Journal of Medicine, 374, 1754-1762. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1513248

Regueiro, M., Feagan, B. G., Zou, B., Johanns, J., Blank, M. A., Chevrier, M., … for the PREVENT Study Group, including Gearry, R. B. (2016). Infliximab reduces endoscopic, but not clinical, recurrence of Crohn's disease after ileocolonic resection. Gastroenterology, 150, 1568-1578. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2016.02.072

Ko, Y., Kariyawasam, V., Karnib, M., Butcher, R., Samuels, D., Alrubaie, A., … Gearry, R., … on behalf of the IBD Sydney Organisation. (2015). Inflammatory bowel disease environmental risk factors: A population-based case-control study of Middle Eastern migration to Australia. Clinical Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 13, 1453-1463. doi: 10.1016/j.cgh.2015.02.045

McCombie, A. M., Mulder, R. T., & Gearry, R. B. (2015). Coping strategies and psychological outcomes of patients with inflammatory bowel disease in the first 6 months after diagnosis. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 21, 2272-2280. doi: 10.1097/mib.0000000000000476

Magon, N. J., Turner, R., Gearry, R. B., Hampton, M. B., Sly, P. D., & Kettle, A. J. (2015). Oxidation of calprotectin by hypochlorous acid prevents chelation of essential metal ions and allows bacterial growth: Relevance to infections in cystic fibrosis. Free Radical Biology & Medicine, 86, 133-144. doi: 10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2015.05.022

Ansell, J., Butts, C. A., Paturi, G., Eady, S. L., Wallace, A. J., Hedderley, D., & Gearry, R. B. (2015). Kiwifruit-derived supplements increase stool frequency in healthy adults: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study. Nutrition Research, 35, 401-408. doi: 10.1016/j.nutres.2015.04.005

Wright, E. K., Kamm, M. A., De Cruz, P., Hamilton, A. L., Ritchie, K. J., Krejany, E. O., … Day, A. S., … Gearry, R. B. (2015). Measurement of fecal calprotectin improves monitoring and detection of recurrence of Crohn's disease following surgery. Gastroenterology, 148, 938-947. doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2015.01.026

Blatchford, P., Stoklosinski, H., Walton, G., Swann, J., Gibson, G., Gearry, R., & Ansell, J. (2015). Kiwifruit fermentation drives positive gut microbial and metabolic changes irrespective of initial microbiota composition. Bioactive Carbohydrates & Dietary Fibre, 6(1), 37-45. doi: 10.1016/j.bcdf.2015.07.001

McCombie, A., Gearry, R., Andrews, J., Mikocka-Walus, A., & Mulder, R. (2015). Computerised cognitive behavioural therapy for psychological distress in patients with physical illnesses: A systematic review. Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings, 22(1), 20-44. doi: 10.1007/s10880-015-9420-0

Doecke, J. D., Simms, L. A., Zhao, Z. Z., Roberts, R. L., Fowler, E. V., Croft, A., … Barclay, M. L., Merriman, T. R., Gearry, R. B., … Radford-Smith, G. L. (2015). Smoking behaviour modifies IL23r-associated disease risk in patients with Crohn's disease. Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, 30(2), 299-307. doi: 10.1111/jgh.12674

Wright, E. K., Kamm, M. A., De Cruz, P., Hamilton, A. L., Ritchie, K. J., Krejany, E. O., … Gearry, R. B., … Desmond, P. V. (2015). Effect of intestinal resection on quality of life in Crohn's disease. Journal of Crohn's & Colitis, 9(6), 452-462. doi: 10.1093/ecco-jcc/jjv058

Peyrin-Biroulet, L., Sandborn, W., Sands, B. E., Reinisch, W., Bemelman, W., Bryant, R. V., … Gearry, R., … Colombel, J.-F. (2015). Selecting Therapeutic Targets in Inflammatory Bowel Disease (STRIDE): Determining therapeutic goals for treat-to-target. American Journal of Gastroenterology, 110, 1324-1338. doi: 10.1038/ajg.2015.233

De Cruz, P., Kamm, M. A., Hamilton, A. L., Ritchie, K. J., Krejany, E. O., Gorelik, A., … Gearry, R. B., … Desmond, P. V. (2015). Crohn's disease management after intestinal resection: A randomised trial. Lancet, 385(9976), 1406-1417. doi: 10.1016/s0140-6736(14)61908-5

Boon, G. J. A. M., Day, A. S., Mulder, C. J., & Gearry, R. B. (2015). Are faecal markers good indicators of mucosal healing in inflammatory bowel disease? World Journal of Gastroenterology, 21(40), 11469-11480. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i40.11469

Falvey, J. D., Hoskin, T., Meijer, B., Ashcroft, A., Walmsley, R., Day, A. S., & Gearry, R. B. (2015). Disease activity assessment in IBD: Clinical indices and biomarkers fail to predict endoscopic remission. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 21, 824-831. doi: 10.1097/mib.0000000000000341

Heap, G. A., So, K., Weedon, M., Edney, N., Bewshea, C., Singh, A., … Gearry, R., … Ahmad, T. (2015). Clinical features and HLA association of 5-aminosalicylate (5-ASA)-induced nephrotoxicity in inflammatory bowel disease. Journal of Crohn's & Colitis, 10(2), 149-158. doi: 10.1093/ecco-jcc/jjv219

Wilson, R., Gearry, R. B., Grant, E., Pearson, J., & Skidmore, P. M. L. (2014). Home food availability is associated with multiple socio-economic indicators in 50 year olds from Canterbury, New Zealand. Asia Pacific Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 23(4), 714-722. doi: 10.6133/apjcn.2014.23.4.04

Day, A. S., Lemberg, D. A., & Gearry, R. B. (2014). Inflammatory bowel disease in Australasian children and adolescents. Gastroenterology Research & Practice, 2014, 703890. doi: 10.1155/2014/703890

Wall, C. L., Gearry, R. B., & Day, A. S. (2014). Polymeric formula is more palatable than elemental formula to adults with Crohn’s disease. e-SPEN Journal, 9(6), e200-e203. doi: 10.1016/j.clnme.2014.08.003

Meijer, B., Hoskin, T., Ashcroft, A., Burgess, L., Keenan, J. I., Falvey, J., Gearry, R. B., & Day, A. S. (2014). Total soluble and endogenous secretory receptor for advanced glycation endproducts (RAGE) in IBD. Journal of Crohn's & Colitis, 8(6), 513-520. doi: 10.1016/j.crohns.2013.11.004

Wright, E. K., Williams, J., Andrews, J. M., Day, A. S., Gearry, R. B., Bampton, P., … De Cruz, P. (2014). Perspectives of paediatric and adult gastroenterologists on transfer and transition care of adolescents with inflammatory bowel disease. Internal Medicine Journal, 44(5), 490-496. doi: 10.1111/imj.12402

McCombie, A., Gearry, R., & Mulder, R. (2014). Preferences of inflammatory bowel disease patients for computerised versus face-to-face psychological interventions. Journal of Crohn's & Colitis, 8(6), 536-542. doi: 10.1016/j.crohns.2013.11.011

Wall, C. L., Gearry, R. B., Pearson, J., Parnell, W., & Skidmore, P. M. L. (2014). Dietary intake in midlife and associations with standard of living, education and nutrition literacy. New Zealand Medical Journal, 127(1397). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Thomas, G. R., Lewis-Morris, T., Rowbotham, D., Whiteside, C., Joyce, S., Inns, S., Schultz, M., & Gearry, R. B. (2014). Adalimumab for Crohn’s disease in New Zealand: A prospective multicentre experience. New Zealand Medical Journal, 127(1396). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Ungaro, R., Bernstein, C. N., Gearry, R., Hviid, A., Kolho, K.-L., Kronman, M. P., … Atreja, A. (2014). Antibiotics associated with increased risk of new-onset Crohn's disease but not ulcerative colitis: A meta-analysis. American Journal of Gastroenterology, 109, 1728-1738. doi: 10.1038/ajg.2014.246

Spencer, R., Gearry, R., Pearson, J., & Skidmore, P. (2014). Relationship between fructose and lactose intakes and functional gastrointestinal symptoms in a sample of 50-year-old Cantabrians in New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal, 127(1406). Retrieved from http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal

Doecke, J. D., Simms, L. A., Zhao, Z. Z., Huang, N., Hanigan, K., Krishnaprasad, K., Roberts, R. L., … Gearry, R. B., … Radford-Smith, G. L. (2013). Genetic susceptibility in IBD: Overlap between ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, 19(2), 240-245. doi: 10.1097/MIB.0b013e3182810041

Nasir, B. F., Griffiths, L. R., Nasir, A., Roberts, R., Barclay, M., Gearry, R. B., & Lea, R. A. (2013). An envirogenomic signature is associated with risk of IBD-related surgery in a population-based Crohn’s disease cohort. Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery, 17(9), 1643-1650. doi: 10.1007/s11605-013-2250-1

Ngu, J. H., Wallace, M. C., Merriman, T. R., Gearry, R. B., Stedman, C. A. M., & Roberts, R. L. (2013). Association of the HLA locus and TNF with type I autoimmune hepatitis susceptibility in New Zealand Caucasians. SpringerPlus, 2(1), 355. doi: 10.1186/2193-1801-2-355

Day, A. S., Ehn, M., Gearry, R. B., Lemberg, D. A., & Leach, S. T. (2013). Fecal S100A12 in healthy infants and children. Disease Markers, 35(5), 295-299. doi: 10.1155/2013/873582

Ngu, J. H., Gearry, R. B., Frampton, C. M., & Stedman, C. A. M. (2013). Predictors of poor outcome in patients with autoimmune hepatitis: A population-based study. Hepatology, 57(6), 2399-2406. doi: 10.1002/hep.26290

Falvey, J. D., Bentley, R. W., Merriman, T. R., Hampton, M. B., Barclay, M. L., Gearry, R. B., & Roberts, R. L. (2013). Macrophage migration inhibitory factor gene polymorphisms in inflammatory bowel disease: An association study in New Zealand Caucasians and meta-analysis. World Journal of Gastroenterology, 19(39), 6656-6664. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v19.i39.6656

McCombie, A. M., Mulder, R. T., & Gearry, R. B. (2013). Psychotherapy for inflammatory bowel disease: A review and update. Journal of Crohn's & Colitis, 7(12), 935-949. doi: 10.1016/j.crohns.2013.02.004

Keenan, J. I., Salm, N., Pearson, J. F., Gearry, R. B., & Day, A. S. (2013). Campylobacter seroreactivity in adults with recent onset of Crohn’s disease. Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology Research, 2(3), 468-472. doi: 10.6051/j.issn.2224-3992.2013.02.228

Beaudoin, M., Goyette, P., Boucher, G., Lo, K. S., Rivas, M. A., Stevens, C., … and also Barclay, M., Gearry, R., & Roberts, R. (2013). Deep resequencing of GWAS loci identifies rare variants in CARD9, IL23R and RNF186 that are associated with ulcerative colitis. PLoS Genetics, 9(9), e1003723. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1003723

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