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Liver transplantation


Liver transplantation or hepatic transplantation is the replacement of a diseased liver with some .... Death after LDLT has been reported at 0% (Japan), 0.3% (USA ) and <1% (Europe), with risks li...

Liver injury from herbals and dietary supplements in the U.S. Drug ...


Aug 25, 2014 ... Liver injury from herbals and dietary supplements in the U.S. Drug-Induced ... To characterize hepatotoxicity and its outcomes from HDS versus ...

Liver cancer imaging: role of CT, MRI, US and PET


Apr 2, 2004 ... Liver cancer imaging: role of CT, MRI, US and PET .... has demonstrated a higher accuracy for contrast-enhanced MRI over PET (100 vs. 93.7%) ... For example, Sahani et al. demonstrated that combined pre- and post-contrast ...

Living donor liver transplantation - UpToDate


Jun 3, 2016 ... ... CS, et al. Liver and intestine transplantation in the United States, 1996-2005. ... Goldaracena N, Sapisochin G, Spetzler V, et al. .... et al. Defining long-term outcomes with living donor liver transplantation in North America.

Polygraph Litigation | AntiPolygraph.org


CIA, et al. filed in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia. .... Livers v. Schenck, et al. Statement of Complaint (76-kb PDF) filed 11 March 2008 in the United ...

Imaging the Liver - The Oncologist - AlphaMed Press


The presence of diffuse liver disease also lowers the sensitivity of US for the .... Recently, Yang et al. reported equivalent sensitivities and specificities for MRI and ... for contrast enhancement contribute to the greater accuracy of MRI versus CT.

Major Challenges Limiting Liver Transplantation in the US - Medscape


From 1988 to 2009, liver transplantation in the United States grew 3.7-fold from 1713 to .... In terms of recipient morbidity, biliary complications (32% vs. .... Shergill et al. also demonstrated that 40% of the patients who received at least one ...

LifePort Liver Transporter | Organ Recovery Systems


Liver Transporter - Transforming Preservation in Liver Transplantation - built on the hypothermic technology platform. ... length of hospital stay than patients with static cold stored livers (10.9 ± 4.7 days vs. ... LifePort Liver Transporter is in the process of securing US and European regulatory registrations. ... Guarrera JV, et a...

American Journal of Gastroenterology - Current liver biopsy ... - Nature


In a recently published survey of liver biopsy practices in France, US ... Private practitioners were less likely than those practicing in academic centers to perform liver biopsy under US guidance (65% vs 83%; ... The analysis by Pasha et al.

The Liver Forum: Facilitating Drug Development for the Treatment of ...


NAFLD affects 30% of adults and at least 10% of children in the U.S. [1, 2]. ..... Bisson G, Gross R, Miller V, Weller I, Walker A, Arlett P, et al. Monitoring of ...

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Split-Liver Transplantation in the United States


Identification of U.S. Transplant Centers for Data Collection .... Azoulay et al have reported sharing 4 of 36 SLT grafts, and Rela et al have shared 3 of 41 .... Outcomes of Right Segment Grafts Versus Cadaver Donors > 60 Years and Cadaver ...

Living donor liver transplantation in the USA


In the USA, Emond et al. reported two adult patients with LDLT using left lobes (4) . ..... M, et al. Living donor liver transplantation versus deceased donor liver ...

Druginduced acute liver failure: Results of a U.S. multicenter ...


injury; FDA, U.S. Federal Drug Administration; INR, international ..... Implicated in DILI, alone or in combination, in the study by Chalasani et al.19 .... Outcome of DILI ALF: Transplant-Free Survival versus Transplantation versus Death. Variable.