Transplantation and Surgery
Pediatric Liver Transplantation and Social Determinants of Health
Metroticket 2.0: Prediction of Post-Liver Transplantation Outcomes in Patients with HCC
Does aspirin prophylaxis post-liver transplant reduce risk of hepatic artery thrombosis?
Could this be yet another benefit of aspirin use?
Can COVID-19 vaccination improve outcomes for patients with chronic liver disease or post-liver transplant in those who contract the infection?
Learn how covid-19 vaccination affects outcomes in patients with liver disease
Are there any differences in mortality and liver transplant rates across race in patients with cirrhosis?
Pathology Pearls: Evaluation of Donor Liver Biopsies
Brief Case Presentation A 57 year old male with past medical history of alcohol use presented to the emergency department with altered mental status. The patient was in his usual state of health the...
How can we most accurately predict post-operative mortality for patients with cirrhosis? The VOCAL-Penn score is here to help!
Ever received a consult about surgical risk stratification for a patient with cirrhosis. The VOCAL-Penn score tried to help most accurately predict the answer. The paper: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih...
"Get Hepatology Clearance": Approaching Surgical Risk Stratification in Cirrhosis
Adam and Alex talk with Nadim Mahmud about surgical risk stratification in cirrhosis.
What is MELD 3.0 and how might it better predict waitlist mortality than MELD-Na?
Heard about MELD 3.0 but not sure how it differs from MELD-Na? This is the paper that explains what MELD 3.0 is and how it came to be. https://www.gastrojournal.org/article/S0016-5085(21)03469-7...