Transitions of Care
Healthcare Transition for Pediatric Liver Transplant PatientsDefinitions Healthcare transition (HCT) is defined as the active process that addresses the medical, psychosocial, and educational...
Pediatric Liver Transplantation and Social Determinants of Health
To Band or Not To Band? Esophageal Varices in the Pediatric Population
Quick recap of anatomy: Approximately, 2/3rd of blood supply to the liver is via the portal vein. Increase in amount of blood flow, resistance, or both will increase portal pressures. The changes in...
Pediatric Hepatitis B
Put your knowledge to the test in this Clinical Pearls post reviewing prevention, screening, diagnosis and treatment of HBV infections in pediatric patients!
How does one prognosticate outcomes in pediatric primary sclerosing cholangitis? https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32464706/
Do Steroids Improve Outcomes After Kasai Hepatoportoenterostomy
Peeling Back The Layers of Pediatric Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
Pathophysiology and Natural History Primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) is a chronic, cholestatic liver disease, thought to be immune-mediated in nature, characterized by inflammation and fibrosis of...
Hepatitis C in Children
A six-month-old full term healthy female born via NSVD, attends a well child check, the pregnancy and birth were uncomplicated.
Medical Therapies in Alagille Syndrome
Efficacy and safety of maralixibat treatment in patients with Alagille syndrome and cholestatic pruritus (ICONIC): a randomised phase 2 study - ScienceDirect Continuing on with our spotlight on...