Title: Prospective study comparing different indirect methods to measure portal pressure
Authors: Maleux, Geert ×
Willems, Endry
Fieuws, Steffen
Heye, Sam
Vaninbroukx, Johan
Laleman, Wim
Cassiman, David
Verslype, Chris
Nevens, Frederik #
Issue Date: Nov-2011
Publisher: Society of Cardiovascular & Interventional Radiology
Series Title: Journal of Vascular and Interventional Radiology vol:22 issue:11 pages:1553-1558
Abstract: To compare the accuracy of wedged hepatic venous pressure (WHVP) measurement with use of an end-hole catheter or an occlusion-balloon catheter versus direct portal pressure (PP) measurement in patients with cirrhosis with sinusoidal portal hypertension and to investigate the factors that affect the results of these indirect measurements.
ISSN: 1051-0443
Publication status: published
KU Leuven publication type: IT
Appears in Collections:Hepatology
Interdepartmental Platform Hospital Care
Leuven Biostatistics and Statistical Bioinformatics Centre (L-BioStat)
× corresponding author
# (joint) last author

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