Liver Transplant

Common Name(s)

Liver Transplant

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Hepatitis Foundation International

Hepatitis Foundation International is dedicated to promoting wellness and healthy lifestyles for all individuals in order to reduce the incidence of preventable diseases that affect the liver’s health including: obesity, diabetes, fatty liver, high cholesterol, cardiovascular disease, hepatitis, HIV/AIDS, and substance abuse. We inform, educate, and empower by making available reliable and up-to-date information.

Last Updated: 23 Feb 2015

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Liver Transplant" for support, advocacy or research.

Hepatitis Foundation International

Hepatitis Foundation International is dedicated to promoting wellness and healthy lifestyles for all individuals in order to reduce the incidence of preventable diseases that affect the liver’s health including: obesity, diabetes, fatty liver, high cholesterol, cardiovascular disease, hepatitis, HIV/AIDS, and substance abuse. We inform, educate, and empower by making available reliable and up-to-date information.

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Last Updated: 23 Feb 2015

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research.
The terms "Liver Transplant" returned 1732 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Clinical Impact of Liver Biopsies in Liver Transplant Recipients.
 

Author(s): Torsten Voigtländer, Tim A Alten, Martha M Kirstein, Frank Lehner, Michael P Manns, Jerome Schlué, Heiner Wedemeyer, Tim O Lankisch

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BACKGROUND Percutaneous liver biopsy is an established diagnostic procedure for the assessment of liver pathologies. Limited data are available on the clinical impact of liver biopsies in liver transplant recipients. MATERIAL AND METHODS Liver transplant recipients undergoing liver ...

Last Updated: 24 Feb 2017

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Endoscopic radiofrequency ablation combined with fully covered self-expandable metal stent for inoperable periampullary carcinoma in a liver transplant patient: A case report.
 

Author(s): Qing Tian, Guijie Wang, Yamin Zhang, Yan Jin, Zilin Cui, Xiaoye Sun, Zhongyang Shen

Journal: Medicine (Baltimore). 2017 Feb;96(5):e5790.

 

Postliver transplant periampullary carcinoma is an extremely uncommon disease.

Last Updated: 2 Feb 2017

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DIETARY MANAGEMENT FOR DYSLIPIDEMIA IN LIVER TRANSPLANT RECIPIENTS.
 

Author(s): Andressa S Pinto, Marcio F Chedid, Léa T Guerra, Daiane D Cabeleira, Cleber D P Kruel

Journal: Arq Bras Cir Dig. ;29(4):246-251.

 

Dyslipidemia occurs in approximately 70% of all liver transplant (LT) recipients, and no prior control studies have demonstrated any dietary intervention to change it.

Last Updated: 11 Jan 2017

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Reviews from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Liver Transplant" returned 173 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Coronary Computed Tomography Angiography in Combination with Coronary Artery Calcium Scoring for the Preoperative Cardiac Evaluation of Liver Transplant Recipients.
 

Author(s): Jae Moon Choi, Yu-Gyeong Kong, Joon-Won Kang, Young-Kug Kim

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2017 ;2017():4081525.

 

Liver transplantation is the best treatment option for early-stage hepatocellular carcinoma, liver cirrhosis, fulminant liver failure, and end-stage liver diseases. Even though advances in surgical techniques and perioperative care have improved postoperative outcomes, perioperative ...

Last Updated: 6 Feb 2017

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From prolonging life to prolonging working life: Tackling unemployment among liver-transplant recipients.
 

Author(s): Fredrik Åberg

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2016 Apr;22(14):3701-11.

 

Return to active and productive life is a key goal of modern liver transplantation (LT). Despite marked improvements in quality of life and functional status, a substantial proportion of LT recipients are unable to resume gainful employment. Unemployment forms a threat to physical ...

Last Updated: 14 Apr 2016

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Diagnostic accuracy of magnetic resonance elastography in liver transplant recipients: A pooled analysis.
 

Author(s): Siddharth Singh, Sudhakar K Venkatesh, Andrew Keaveny, Sharon Adam, Frank H Miller, Patrick Asbach, Edmund M Godfrey, Alvin C Silva, Zhen Wang, Mohammad Hassan Murad, Sumeet K Asrani, David J Lomas, Richard L Ehman

Journal: Ann Hepatol. ;15(3):363-76.

 

We conducted an individual participant data (IPD) pooled analysis on the diagnostic accuracy of magnetic resonance elastography (MRE) to detect fibrosis stage in liver transplant recipients.

Last Updated: 7 Apr 2016

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Everolimus Post Orthotopic Liver Transplant
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Orthotopic Liver Transplant

 

Last Updated: 2 Sep 2016

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MSC Therapy in Liver Transplantation
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Liver Transplant Rejection

 

Last Updated: 6 Feb 2017

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Assessment of the Prevalence of Lysosomal Acid Lipase Deficiency in Patients Waiting for a Liver Transplant.
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Patients Waiting for a Liver Transplant.

 

Last Updated: 28 Jul 2016

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