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ALLMedicine™ Portal Hypertension Center

Research & Reviews  5,805 results

Noninvasive Diagnosis of Portal Hypertension in Patients With Compensated Advanced Chro...
https://doi.org/10.14309/ajg.0000000000000994
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Pons M, Augustin S et. al.

May 13th, 2021 - We aimed to explore the prevalence of portal hypertension in the most common etiologies of patients with compensated advanced chronic liver disease (cACLD) and develop classification rules, based on liver stiffness measurement (LSM), that could be...

Keeping Patients with End-Stage Liver Disease Alive While Awaiting Transplant: Manageme...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cld.2020.08.007
Clinics in Liver Disease; Carrion AF, Martin P

May 12th, 2021 - Complications of portal hypertension such as gastroesophageal variceal hemorrhage, ascites, and spontaneous bacterial peritonitis, as well as pulmonary complications, are often responsible for diminished quality of life, excess morbidity and morta...

Discovery and validation of novel protein markers in mucosa of portal hypertensive gast...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8111717
BMC Gastroenterology; Zhu Y, Xu W et. al.

May 11th, 2021 - Portal hypertension induced esophageal and gastric variceal bleeding is the main cause of death among patients of decompensated liver cirrhosis. Therefore, a standardized, biomarker-based test, to make an early-stage non-invasive risk assessment o...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Radiologic Management of Portal Hypertension.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2021.02.013
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Pinchot JW et. al.

May 7th, 2021 - Cirrhosis is a heterogeneous disease that cannot be studied as a single entity and is classified in two main prognostic stages: compensated and decompensated cirrhosis. Portal hypertension, characterized by a pathological increase of the portal pr...

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Guidelines  23 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Radiologic Management of Portal Hypertension.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2021.02.013
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Pinchot JW et. al.

May 7th, 2021 - Cirrhosis is a heterogeneous disease that cannot be studied as a single entity and is classified in two main prognostic stages: compensated and decompensated cirrhosis. Portal hypertension, characterized by a pathological increase of the portal pr...

AGA Clinical Practice Update on Management of Bleeding Gastric Varices: Expert Review.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2021.01.027
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official C... Henry Z, Patel K et. al.

Jan 25th, 2021 - Management of bleeding gastric varices (GV) presents a unique challenge for patients with portal hypertension. Despite over thirty years of diagnostic and treatment advances standardized practices for bleeding GV are lacking and unsupported by ade...

Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic stent-shunt in the management of portal hyperte...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7306985
Gut Tripathi D, Stanley AJ et. al.

Mar 2nd, 2020 - These guidelines on transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic stent-shunt (TIPSS) in the management of portal hypertension have been commissioned by the Clinical Services and Standards Committee (CSSC) of the British Society of Gastroenterology (BSG...

Imaging of Kidney Cysts and Cystic Kidney Diseases in Children: An International Working Gro...
https://pubs.rsna.org/doi/full/10.1148/radiol.2018181243

Dec 31st, 2018 - Kidney cysts can manifest as focal disease (simple and complex kidney cysts), affect a whole kidney (eg, multicystic dysplastic kidney or cystic dysplasia), or manifest as bilateral cystic disease (eg, autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease.

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Nonvariceal Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2017.02.038
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Singh-Bhinder N et. al.

May 5th, 2017 - Upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGIB) remains a significant cause of morbidity and mortality with mortality rates as high as 14%. This document addresses the indications for imaging UGIB that is nonvariceal and unrelated to portal hypertension. T...

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Drugs  1 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  5,923 results

Noninvasive Diagnosis of Portal Hypertension in Patients With Compensated Advanced Chro...
https://doi.org/10.14309/ajg.0000000000000994
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Pons M, Augustin S et. al.

May 13th, 2021 - We aimed to explore the prevalence of portal hypertension in the most common etiologies of patients with compensated advanced chronic liver disease (cACLD) and develop classification rules, based on liver stiffness measurement (LSM), that could be...

Keeping Patients with End-Stage Liver Disease Alive While Awaiting Transplant: Manageme...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cld.2020.08.007
Clinics in Liver Disease; Carrion AF, Martin P

May 12th, 2021 - Complications of portal hypertension such as gastroesophageal variceal hemorrhage, ascites, and spontaneous bacterial peritonitis, as well as pulmonary complications, are often responsible for diminished quality of life, excess morbidity and morta...

Discovery and validation of novel protein markers in mucosa of portal hypertensive gast...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8111717
BMC Gastroenterology; Zhu Y, Xu W et. al.

May 11th, 2021 - Portal hypertension induced esophageal and gastric variceal bleeding is the main cause of death among patients of decompensated liver cirrhosis. Therefore, a standardized, biomarker-based test, to make an early-stage non-invasive risk assessment o...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Radiologic Management of Portal Hypertension.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2021.02.013
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Pinchot JW et. al.

May 7th, 2021 - Cirrhosis is a heterogeneous disease that cannot be studied as a single entity and is classified in two main prognostic stages: compensated and decompensated cirrhosis. Portal hypertension, characterized by a pathological increase of the portal pr...

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News  145 results

Patients With Decompensated Cirrhosis Often Lack Advance Care Plans
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947552

Mar 16th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - Many patients with decompensated cirrhosis do not have advance care plans in place to cover their trajectory of illness through end-of-life care, according to a new study that concludes this may be one reason they receive overly...

Rifaximin May Prevent Hepatic Encephalopathy After TIPS Placement for Cirrhosis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/945312

Feb 4th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The antibiotic rifaximin given before and after transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) placement helped prevent hepatic encephalopathy (HE) in a placebo-controlled trial. "TIPS is a very effective treatmen...

Tools Emerging to Predict Liver Failure in Cirrhosis
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/937030

Sep 7th, 2020 - Systemic inflammation and portal hypertension are key predictors of acute-on-chronic liver failure (ACLF) in the 3 months after a hospital stay for acute decompensated cirrhosis and also of death after 12 months, a preliminary analysis of data fro...

Tools Emerging to Predict Liver Failure in Cirrhosis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/937030

Sep 7th, 2020 - Systemic inflammation and portal hypertension are key predictors of acute-on-chronic liver failure (ACLF) in the 3 months after a hospital stay for acute decompensated cirrhosis and also of death after 12 months, a preliminary analysis of data fro...

Belapectin misses endpoints in NASH trial
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/218838/hepatology/belapectin-misses-endpoints-nash-trial?channel=346
Amy Karon, MDedge News

Mar 11th, 2020 - For patients with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) with cirrhosis and portal hypertension, belapectin therapy was safe but did not significantly improve fibrosis or hepatic venous pressure gradient, compared with placebo, according to the resul.

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Patient Education  3 results see all →