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Validation of a model for identification of patients with compensated cirrhosis at high risk of decompensation (2019)
Journal Article
Guha, I., Harris, R., Berhane, S., Dillon, A., Coffey, L., James, M., …Johnson, P. (2019). Validation of a model for identification of patients with compensated cirrhosis at high risk of decompensation. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, doi:10.1016/j.cgh.2019.01.042

Background & Aims: It is important to rapidly identify patients with advanced liver disease. Routine tests to assess liver function and fibrosis provide data that can be used to determine patients’ prognoses. We tested the validated the ability of co... Read More

The XL probe: a luxury or a necessity? risk stratification in an obese community cohort using transient elastography (2018)
Journal Article
Harris, R., Card, T. R., Delahooke, T., Aithal, G. P., & Guha, I. N. (2018). The XL probe: a luxury or a necessity? risk stratification in an obese community cohort using transient elastography. United European Gastroenterology Journal, doi:10.1177/2050640618772944. ISSN 2050-6406

Background: Transient elastography is a non-invasive tool which can stratify patients at risk of chronic liver disease. However, a raised body mass index has been independently associated with a failed or unreliable examination. Objective: The pur... Read More