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ALLMedicine Liver Transplants Center

Research & Reviews  1,425 results

The Association Between Vena Cava Implantation Technique and Acute Kidney Injury After ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000003331
Transplantation Hannon V, Kothari RP et. al.

May 24th, 2020 - Acute kidney injury (AKI) after liver transplantation is associated with increased morbidity and mortality. It remains controversial whether the choice of vena cava reconstruction technique impacts AKI. This is a single-center retrospective cohort...

Effective dose for multiple and repeated radiation examinations in donors and recipient...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejrad.2020.109078
European Journal of Radiology; Chiang HW, Chuang TC et. al.

May 24th, 2020 - To evaluate the effective doses received by donors and recipients, identify effective dose contributions, and make risk assessments. It was a retrospective study. 100 Donors and 100 recipients were enrolled with an operative day from March 2016 to...

Model for Early Allograft Function is predictive of early graft loss in donation after ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ctr.13982
Clinical Transplantation; Richards JA, Sherif AE et. al.

May 21st, 2020 - Donation after circulatory death (DCD) liver transplantation is associated with higher rates of graft loss. In this paper, we explored whether the Model for Early Allograft Function (MEAF) predicted outcome in DCD liver transplantation. We perform...

Does Routine Abdominal Drain Tip Culture Anticipate Post-Operative Infection in Liver T...
https://doi.org/10.1089/sur.2020.031
Surgical Infections; Pérez-Cameo C, Lung M et. al.

May 19th, 2020 - Background: Bacterial infections are a common complication after liver transplantation. Usually, abdominal drains are placed at the end of the surgical procedure. The usefulness of routine drain tip culture has not been investigated. Patients and ...

Decompensated cirrhosis is the commonest presentation for NAFLD patients undergoing liv...
https://doi.org/10.7861/clinmed.2019-0250
Clinical Medicine (London, England); Hussain A, Patel PJ et. al.

May 17th, 2020 - Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) accounts for 10-15% of orthotopic liver transplants (OLTs) in the UK. Index presentations with cirrhotic decompensation represent missed opportunities for preventive treatment leaving OLT or palliation as ...

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Guidelines  1 results

Evaluation for Liver Transplantation in Adults: 2013 Practice Guideline by the AASLD and the...
https://www.aasld.org/sites/default/files/guideline_documents/141020_Guideline_Evaluation_Adult_LT_4UFb_2015.pdf
Paul Martin

Dec 31st, 2012 - Liver disease is the twelfth commonest cause of mortality in adults in the United States, resulting in 34,000 deaths annually from cirrhosis. 7 In addition, the rising incidence of HCC in the United States is reflected in an increasing number of de.

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Drugs  69 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,701 results

The Association Between Vena Cava Implantation Technique and Acute Kidney Injury After ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000003331
Transplantation Hannon V, Kothari RP et. al.

May 24th, 2020 - Acute kidney injury (AKI) after liver transplantation is associated with increased morbidity and mortality. It remains controversial whether the choice of vena cava reconstruction technique impacts AKI. This is a single-center retrospective cohort...

Effective dose for multiple and repeated radiation examinations in donors and recipient...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ejrad.2020.109078
European Journal of Radiology; Chiang HW, Chuang TC et. al.

May 24th, 2020 - To evaluate the effective doses received by donors and recipients, identify effective dose contributions, and make risk assessments. It was a retrospective study. 100 Donors and 100 recipients were enrolled with an operative day from March 2016 to...

Model for Early Allograft Function is predictive of early graft loss in donation after ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ctr.13982
Clinical Transplantation; Richards JA, Sherif AE et. al.

May 21st, 2020 - Donation after circulatory death (DCD) liver transplantation is associated with higher rates of graft loss. In this paper, we explored whether the Model for Early Allograft Function (MEAF) predicted outcome in DCD liver transplantation. We perform...

Does Routine Abdominal Drain Tip Culture Anticipate Post-Operative Infection in Liver T...
https://doi.org/10.1089/sur.2020.031
Surgical Infections; Pérez-Cameo C, Lung M et. al.

May 19th, 2020 - Background: Bacterial infections are a common complication after liver transplantation. Usually, abdominal drains are placed at the end of the surgical procedure. The usefulness of routine drain tip culture has not been investigated. Patients and ...

Tacrolimus - tacrolimus capsule-REMEDYREPACK INC.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=f47fd652-b71a-4147-929c-a7767fa6af05

May 18th, 2020 - Tacrolimus capsule is a calcineurin-inhibitor immunosuppressant indicated for the prophylaxis of organ rejection in patients receiving allogeneic liver, kidney or heart transplants, in combination with other immunosuppressants. (1.1) Tacrolimus ca...

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News  211 results

'Striking' Drop in Organ Transplants Seen With COVID-19 Pandemic
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/930348

May 11th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a sharp drop in organ transplantation in the United States and France, a new report in The Lancet shows. From late February to early April, deceased donor transplantations fell by 51.1% ...

AASLD: Liver transplants should proceed despite COVID-19
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/220026/coronavirus-updates/aasld-liver-transplants-should-proceed-despite-covid-19?channel=63993
M. Alexander Otto, MDedge News

Apr 1st, 2020 - In liver transplant recipients or patients with autoimmune hepatitis on immunosuppressive therapy, acute cellular rejection or disease flare should not be presumed in the face of active coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), according to the America.

Gilead's NASH combination treatment fails mid-stage study
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-gilead-sciences-nash/gileads-nash-combination-treatment-fails-mid-stage-study-idUSKBN1YK18S

Dec 16th, 2019 - (Reuters) - Gilead Sciences Inc said on Monday all combinations of its three drugs to treat NASH were unsuccessful in a mid-stage study, the latest failure in a string of trials seeking to develop the first approved treatment for the fatty liver d...

Study links hepatitis, higher mortality post liver transplant
https://www.mdedge.com/jcomjournal/article/211752/hepatology/study-links-hepatitis-higher-mortality-post-liver-transplant?channel=302
Richard Mark Kirkner

Nov 6th, 2019 - Liver transplant for the three predominant autoimmune liver diseases – primary biliary cholangitis, primary sclerosing cholangitis, and autoimmune hepatitis – has been known to have favorable outcomes overall, but little evidence comparing cholang.

Liver donation for transplant misunderstood, underutilized
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-liver-donation/liver-donation-for-transplant-misunderstood-underutilized-idUSKCN1TK32X

Jun 19th, 2019 - (Reuters Health) - Lack of knowledge among community physicians may be keeping them from raising the possibility of living donor transplants with their patients with liver disease, new survey data suggest. And misperceptions among the general publ...

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Patient Education  5 results see all →