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Research & Reviews  6,099 results

ACG Clinical Guideline: Evaluation of Abnormal Liver Chemistries
https://journals.lww.com/ajg/pages/articleviewer.aspx?year=2017&issue=01000&article=00013&type=Fulltext
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Kwo,P.,et al

Jun 30th, 2017 - Clinicians are required to assess abnormal liver chemistries on a daily basis. The most common liver chemistries ordered are serum alanine aminotransferase (ALT), aspartate aminotransferase (AST), alkaline phosphatase and bilirubin. These tests sh...

Initial cholecystectomy vs sequential common duct endoscopic assessment and subsequent ...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2014.7587
JAMA Iranmanesh P, Frossard JL et. al.

Jul 9th, 2014 - The optimal management of treatment for patients at intermediate risk of a common duct stone (including increased liver function tests but bilirubin <4 mg/dL and no cholangitis) is a matter of debate. Many stones migrate spontaneously into the duo...

Prospective evaluation of ursodeoxycholic acid withdrawal in patients with primary scle...
https://doi.org/10.1002/hep.27074
Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.); Wunsch E, Trottier J et. al.

Feb 12th, 2014 - Ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA) is no longer recommended for management of adult patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC). We undertook a prospective evaluation of UDCA withdrawal in a group of consecutive patients with PSC. Twenty six patie...

Effect of ileal bile acid transporter inhibitor GSK2330672 on pruritus in primary bilia...
https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(17)30319-7
Lancet (London, England); Hegade VS, Kendrick SF et. al.

Feb 11th, 2017 - Up to 70% of patients with primary biliary cholangitis develop pruritus (itch) during the course of their disease. Treatment of pruritus in primary biliary cholangitis is challenging and novel therapies are needed. Ursodeoxycholic acid, the standa...

Effects of coffee consumption, smoking, and hormones on risk for primary sclerosing cho...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2013.09.024
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official C... Andersen IM, Tengesdal G et. al.

Sep 30th, 2013 - Little is known about nongenetic risk factors for primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC), except a possible protective effect of smoking. We investigated the relationship between environmental risk factors and susceptibility to PSC. A questionnaire ...

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Guidelines  49 results

Diagnosis and Management of Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
https://www.aasld.org/sites/default/files/guideline_documents/PrimarySclerosingCholangitis2010.pdf

Jan 31st, 2010 - This guideline has been approved by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and represents the position of the Association. These recommendations provide a data‐supported approach.

The British Society of Gastroenterology/UK-PBC primary biliary cholangitis treatment and man...
https://gut.bmj.com/content/67/9/1568
Gideon M. Hirschfield

Mar 27th, 2018 - Primary biliary cholangitis (formerly known as primary biliary cirrhosis, PBC) is an autoimmune liver disease in which a cycle of immune mediated biliary epithelial cell injury, cholestasis and progressive fibrosis can culminate over time in an en.

Primary Biliary Cholangitis: 2018 Practice Guidance from the American Association for the St...
https://www.aasld.org/sites/default/files/guideline_documents/PracticeGuidelines-PBC-November2018.pdf

Oct 31st, 2018 - This American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) 2018 Practice Guidance on Primary Biliary Cholangitis (PBC) is an update of the PBC guidelines published in 2009. The 2018 updated guidance on PBC includes updates on etiology and d.

ACG Clinical Guideline: Evaluation of Abnormal Liver Chemistries
https://journals.lww.com/ajg/pages/articleviewer.aspx?year=2017&issue=01000&article=00013&type=Fulltext
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Kwo,P.,et al

Jun 30th, 2017 - Clinicians are required to assess abnormal liver chemistries on a daily basis. The most common liver chemistries ordered are serum alanine aminotransferase (ALT), aspartate aminotransferase (AST), alkaline phosphatase and bilirubin. These tests sh...

Primary Biliary Cholangitis: 2018 Practice Guidance from the American Association for t...
https://doi.org/10.1002/hep.30145
Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.); Lindor KD, Bowlus CL et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2018 - Primary Biliary Cholangitis: 2018 Practice Guidance from the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases.|2018|Lindor KD,Bowlus CL,Boyer J,Levy C,Mayo M,|complications,diagnosis,therapy,

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Clinicaltrials.gov  6,327 results

OCALIVA® (obeticholic acid) tablets
https://ocalivahcp.com/

This OCALIVA® (obeticholic acid) site is intended for US healthcare professionals only. See Prescribing Info & Boxed Warning.

Diagnosis and Management of Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
https://www.aasld.org/sites/default/files/guideline_documents/PrimarySclerosingCholangitis2010.pdf

Jan 31st, 2010 - This guideline has been approved by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and represents the position of the Association. These recommendations provide a data‐supported approach.

The British Society of Gastroenterology/UK-PBC primary biliary cholangitis treatment and man...
https://gut.bmj.com/content/67/9/1568
Gideon M. Hirschfield

Mar 27th, 2018 - Primary biliary cholangitis (formerly known as primary biliary cirrhosis, PBC) is an autoimmune liver disease in which a cycle of immune mediated biliary epithelial cell injury, cholestasis and progressive fibrosis can culminate over time in an en.

Primary Biliary Cholangitis: 2018 Practice Guidance from the American Association for the St...
https://www.aasld.org/sites/default/files/guideline_documents/PracticeGuidelines-PBC-November2018.pdf

Oct 31st, 2018 - This American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) 2018 Practice Guidance on Primary Biliary Cholangitis (PBC) is an update of the PBC guidelines published in 2009. The 2018 updated guidance on PBC includes updates on etiology and d.

ACG Clinical Guideline: Evaluation of Abnormal Liver Chemistries
https://journals.lww.com/ajg/pages/articleviewer.aspx?year=2017&issue=01000&article=00013&type=Fulltext
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Kwo,P.,et al

Jun 30th, 2017 - Clinicians are required to assess abnormal liver chemistries on a daily basis. The most common liver chemistries ordered are serum alanine aminotransferase (ALT), aspartate aminotransferase (AST), alkaline phosphatase and bilirubin. These tests sh...

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News  327 results

ACG Clinical Guideline: Evaluation of Abnormal Liver Chemistries
https://journals.lww.com/ajg/pages/articleviewer.aspx?year=2017&issue=01000&article=00013&type=Fulltext
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Kwo,P.,et al

Jun 30th, 2017 - Clinicians are required to assess abnormal liver chemistries on a daily basis. The most common liver chemistries ordered are serum alanine aminotransferase (ALT), aspartate aminotransferase (AST), alkaline phosphatase and bilirubin. These tests sh...

Fast Five Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Gallstones?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/828250

Aug 3rd, 2014 - Gallstones develop insidiously, and patients may remain asymptomatic for decades. Among symptomatic patients, gallstones can be challenging to diagnose and may be mistaken for irritable bowel disease, gastric reflux, or other diseases. If gallston...

Obeticholic Acid Efficacy, Safety in PBC Affirmed
https://www.medpagetoday.com/gastroenterology/generalhepatology/59738

Aug 17th, 2016 - Action Points Obeticholic acid (Ocaliva) administered for 1 year to patients with primary biliary cholangitis (PBC) performed better than placebo, in a phase III clinical trial. Note that an improvement in survival, progression to cirrhosis, or ot...

Antidepressant May Help in PBC
https://www.medpagetoday.com/gastroenterology/generalgastroenterology/72292

Apr 12th, 2018 - Action Points Note that this retrospective analysis of patients with primary biliary cirrhosis found that mirtazapine use was associated with significantly improved outcomes. Be aware that mirtazapine use overall was relatively uncommon in this co...

Spike Seen in Transplants for Fatty Liver Disease
https://www.medpagetoday.com/gastroenterology/generalhepatology/30316

Dec 20th, 2011 - Action Points The frequency of liver transplantation for nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) increased six-fold over the past 15 years. Post-transplant survival of NASH patients proved superior to that of all but four other types of recipients: pr...

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Patient Education  27 results see all →