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Research & Reviews  11,774 results

Psychosocial Barriers and Their Impact on Hepatocellular Carcinoma Care in US Veterans: Tumor Board Model of Care
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/254637/hepatocellular-carcinoma/psychosocial-barriers-and-their-impact
Parul D. Agarwal, MD, Beth A. Haftoglou, RN et. al.

May 16th, 2022 - Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) remains a major global health problem and is the third leading cause of cancer-related mortality worldwide. 1 Management of HCC is complex; as it largely occurs in the background of chronic liver disease, its manageme.

Which cava anastomotic techniques are optimal regarding immediate and short- term outco...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ctr.14681
Clinical Transplantation; Shaker TM, Eason JD et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - It has long been debated whether cava anastomosis should be performed with the piggyback technique or cava replacement, with or without veno-venous bypass (VVB), with or without temporary portocaval shunt (PCS) in the setting of liver transplantat...

Rescue venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for the deterioration of acute re...
https://doi.org/10.1111/petr.14305
Pediatric Transplantation; Shimura K, Matsumoto S et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - Twenty percent of pediatric patients with BA develop ACLF with increased mortality while awaiting LT. Respiratory complications are common in pediatric ACLF and are associated with increased morbidity and mortality. ARDS is the most severe manifes...

FIB-4 and incident severe liver outcomes in patients with undiagnosed chronic liver dis...
https://doi.org/10.1111/liv.15295
Liver International : Official Journal of the Internation... Schreiner AD, Zhang J et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - The Fibrosis-4 Index (FIB-4) can reliably assess fibrosis risk in patients with chronic liver disease and advanced fibrosis is associated with severe liver disease (SLD) outcomes. However, CLD is under-diagnosed in primary care. We examined the as...

Sex is a major effect modifier between body composition and mortality in patients with ...
https://doi.org/10.1111/liv.15293
Liver International : Official Journal of the Internation... Benmassaoud A, Roccarina D et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - Body composition predicts mortality in patients with cirrhosis. The impact of sex on this association is unknown. We investigated the impact of sex on this association in patients with cirrhosis assessed for liver transplantation. This single cent...

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Guidelines  25 results

Non-invasive diagnosis and follow-up in liver transplantation.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clinre.2021.101774
Clinics and Research in Hepatology and Gastroenterology; Dumortier J, Besch C et. al.

Aug 1st, 2021 - The field of liver transplantation directly or indirectly embodies all liver diseases, in addition to specific ones related to organ rejection (cellular and humoral). The recommended non-invasive methods for determining the indication for liver tr...

Donor Warm Ischemia Time in DCD Liver Transplantation-Working Group Report From the ILT...
https://doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000003819
Transplantation Kalisvaart M, Croome KP et. al.

May 29th, 2021 - Donation after circulatory death (DCD) grafts are commonly used in liver transplantation. Attributable to the additional ischemic event during the donor warm ischemia time (DWIT), DCD grafts carry an increased risk for severe ischemia/reperfusion ...

Guidelines for Perioperative Care for Liver Transplantation: Enhanced Recovery After Su...
https://doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000003808
Transplantation Brustia R, Monsel A et. al.

May 10th, 2021 - Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) is a multimodal, evidence-based, program of care developed to minimize the response to surgical stress, associated with reduced perioperative morbidity and hospital stay. This study presents the specific ERAS...

Design, Analysis, and Pitfalls of Clinical Trials Using Ex Situ Liver Machine Perfusion...
https://doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000003573 10.1002/hep.31686 10.1016/j.jhep.2020.09.015
Transplantation Martins PN, Rizzari MD et. al.

Mar 25th, 2021 - Recent trials in liver machine perfusion (MP) have revealed unique challenges beyond those seen in most clinical studies. Correct trial design and interpretation of data are essential to avoid drawing conclusions that may compromise patient safety...

Regulations and Procurement Surgery in DCD Liver Transplantation: Expert Consensus Guid...
https://doi.org/10.1097/TP.0000000000003729
Transplantation Hessheimer AJ, Polak W et. al.

Mar 7th, 2021 - Donation after circulatory death (DCD) donors are an increasingly more common source of livers for transplantation in many parts of the world. Events that occur during DCD liver recovery have a significant impact on the success of subsequent trans...

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Drugs  16 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  399 results

Lu-177-DOTATATE (Lutathera) in Combination With Olaparib in Inoperable Gastroenteropancreatico Neuroendocrine Tumors (GEP-NET)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04086485

May 13th, 2022 - Background: Neuroendocrine tumors (NETs) of the gastrointestinal tract and pancreas are a rare and heterogeneous, but clinically important, group of neoplasms with unique tumor biology, natural history, and clinical management issues. While the tr...

EBD RCT Trial in Living Donor Liver Transplantation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04622540

May 12th, 2022 - Biliary complication is the most common complications after liver transplantation, and it happens more often after living donor liver transplantation (LDLT) than deceased donor liver transplantation. Many transplant centers adopted their own metho...

Parenteral Ascorbic Acid Repletion in TransplantatIon
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04756063

May 10th, 2022 - HYPOTHESIS: Administration of supraphysiologic doses of parenteral AA in the perioperative period for patients undergoing liver transplantation will improve Sequential Organ Failure Assessment (SOFA) scores, vasopressor usage and biochemical, cell...

Ventral Hernia Prevention After Liver Transplantation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03222102

May 10th, 2022 - Ventral hernia is a frequently occurring complication following liver transplantation, with a reported risk in the literature ranging from 5% to 25%. This study aims to evaluate if the risk of developing ventral hernia after liver transplantation ...

Liver Graft Viability Assessment During Normothermic Regional Perfusion
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05361044

May 10th, 2022 - With the increasing shortage of available donor organs, liver transplantation from donation after circulatory death (DCD) has been established in many countries to offer a therapeutic strategy for patients with end-stage liver disease beyond stand...

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News  529 results

Psychosocial Barriers and Their Impact on Hepatocellular Carcinoma Care in US Veterans: Tumor Board Model of Care
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/254637/hepatocellular-carcinoma/psychosocial-barriers-and-their-impact
Parul D. Agarwal, MD, Beth A. Haftoglou, RN et. al.

May 16th, 2022 - Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) remains a major global health problem and is the third leading cause of cancer-related mortality worldwide. 1 Management of HCC is complex; as it largely occurs in the background of chronic liver disease, its manageme.

Trending Clinical Topic: Hepatitis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/971430

May 6th, 2022 - Each week, we identify one top search term, speculate about what caused its popularity, and provide an infographic on a related condition. If you have thoughts about what's trending and why, share them with us on Twitter or Facebook.  A worldwide ...

Alarming Global Rise in Pediatric Hepatitis: Expert Q&A
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/973461

May 5th, 2022 - This spring, global health advisories have been issued regarding an alarming — and as-yet unexplained — uptick of hepatitis in children. Currently, over 200 cases have been reported worldwide, a relatively small amount that nonetheless belies a co...

Clinical Clues, Possible Culprit Identified in Kids' Mystery Hepatitis Cases
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/hepatitis/98489

Apr 29th, 2022 - Adenovirus was detected in the blood specimens of all nine children with acute hepatitis infection identified in Alabama from October 2021 to February 2022, researchers found. The nine children were 0 to 6 years old and previously healthy, and mos...

PPIs Linked to Better Survival for One Group With Cirrhosis
https://www.medpagetoday.com/gastroenterology/generalhepatology/98151

Apr 11th, 2022 - Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), when used for prior gastrointestinal bleeding (GIB), were associated with better survival for veterans with cirrhosis, a retrospective study found. Among more than 76,000 such patients, PPI use was associated with a ...

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