Peptic Ulcer Disease in Living Liver Donors: A Longitudinal Population-Based Study.

@article{Lin2016PepticUD,
  title={Peptic Ulcer Disease in Living Liver Donors: A Longitudinal Population-Based Study.},
  author={S Y Lin and Chun-Liang Lin and Y Liu and W-H Hsu and Chih-Che Lin and I K Wang and Long-Bin Jeng and Chia-Hung Kao},
  journal={American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons},
  year={2016},
  volume={16 10},
  pages={2925-2931}
}
The objective of this nationwide cohort study was to investigate the risk of peptic ulcer disease (PUD) in living liver donors (LDs). A total of 1333 LDs and 5332 matched nondonors were identified during 2003-2011. Hospitalized patients identified as LDs were assigned to the LD cohort, and the non-LD comparison cohort comprised age- and sex-matched… CONTINUE READING