Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt procedure

Known as: Transjugular Intrahepatic Portasystemic Shunt, Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt, TIPSS 
A type of surgical portasystemic shunt to reduce portal hypertension with associated complications of esophageal varices and ascites. It is performed… (More)

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2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND & AIMS Data on the management of portal vein thrombosis (PVT) in patients with decompensated cirrhosis are extremely… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND & AIMS Several randomized controlled trials have compared a transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) with… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) is a treatment for portal hypertension-related complications… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND/AIMS Hepatic encephalopathy is a frequent event after transjugular-intrahepatic-portosystemic-shunt (TIPS), especially… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND In patients undergoing transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS), prognostic scores may identify those with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunts (TIPS) may worsen liver function and decrease survival in some patients. The Child… (More)
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1999
1999
The optimal management of ruptured gastric varices in patients with cirrhosis has not been codified yet. The present study… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND & AIMS Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) procedures are increasingly being used, but the… (More)
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1995
1995
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to determine the incidence of new or worsened hepatic encephalopathy after transjugular… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND/AIMS Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) is a new therapy for variceal bleeding. Immediate technical… (More)
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