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Novel oral targeted therapies in inflammatory bowel disease (2018)
Journal Article
White, J. R., Philips, F., Monaghan, T. M., Fateen, W., Samuel, S., Ghosh, S., & Moran, G. W. (2018). Novel oral targeted therapies in inflammatory bowel disease. Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics, 47(12), doi:10.1111/apt.14669

Background: There is a great unmet clinical need for efficacious, tolerable, economical and orally administrated drugs for the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). New therapeutic avenues have become possible including the development of me... Read More

Healthcare costs of transarterial chemoembolization in the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma (2017)
Journal Article
Fateen, W., Khan, F., O’Neill, R., James, M., Ryder, S., & Aithal, G. (2017). Healthcare costs of transarterial chemoembolization in the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma. Journal of Hepatocellular Carcinoma, 2017(4), doi:10.2147/JHC.S144068. ISSN 2253-5969

Background: A meta-analysis comparing drug-eluting beads transarterial chemoembolization (DEB-TACE) with conventional transarterial chemoembolization (cTACE) has recently been published. On balance, no significant differences were found in terms of o... Read More

Screening for hepatocellular carcinoma: patient selection and perspectives (2017)
Journal Article
Fateen, W., & Ryder, S. (2017). Screening for hepatocellular carcinoma: patient selection and perspectives. Journal of Hepatocellular Carcinoma, 2017(4), doi:10.2147/JHC.S105777. ISSN 2253-5969

Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) develops on the background of liver cirrhosis often from multiple, simultaneous factors. The diagnosis of a single small HCC comes with good prognosis and provides a potential for cure. In contrast, the diagnosis of mul... Read More

Patient understanding of liver cirrhosis and improvement using multimedia education (2017)
Journal Article
Goldsworthy, M. A., Fateen, W., Thygesen, H., Aldersley, M. A., Rowe, I. A., & Jones, R. L. (2017). Patient understanding of liver cirrhosis and improvement using multimedia education. Frontline Gastroenterology, 8(3), doi:10.1136/flgastro-2016-100761. ISSN 2041-4137

Objective: For patients to engage with the long-term management of liver cirrhosis, sufficient understanding of their condition is essential. The aim of this study was to assess baseline patient knowledge and to test whether a condition-specific mult... Read More