A Ferlitsch

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Affiliation: Medical University of Vienna
Country: Austria

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effect of virtual endoscopy simulator training on performance of upper gastrointestinal endoscopy in patients: a randomized controlled trial
    A Ferlitsch
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Endoscopy 42:1049-56. 2010
  2. doi request reprint HIV-HCV co-infected patients with low CD4+ cell nadirs are at risk for faster fibrosis progression and portal hypertension
    T Reiberger
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Viral Hepat 17:400-9. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Non-selective β-blockers improve the correlation of liver stiffness and portal pressure in advanced cirrhosis
    T Reiberger
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, Vienna, Austria
    J Gastroenterol 47:561-8. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of endoscopic balloon dilation for treatment of Crohn's disease strictures
    A Ferlitsch
    Department of Internal Medicine IV, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Endoscopy 38:483-7. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Value of hepatic venous pressure gradient measurement before liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma
    S Stremitzer
    Department of General Surgery, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Br J Surg 98:1752-8. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Differential role of circulating endothelial progenitor cells in cirrhotic patients with or without hepatocellular carcinoma
    W Sieghart
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Dig Liver Dis 41:902-6. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Short- and long-term effects of therapy with interferon-alpha and pegylated interferon-alpha/ribavirin on platelet plug formation and von Willebrand factor release in patients with chronic hepatitis C
    M Homoncik
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine IV, Medical University, Vienna, Austria
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 21:49-55. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a virtual endoscopy simulator for training in gastrointestinal endoscopy
    A Ferlitsch
    Department of Internal Medicine IV, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Vienna, Austria
    Endoscopy 34:698-702. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Bradycardia and sinus arrest during percutaneous ethanol injection therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma
    A Ferlitsch
    University of Vienna Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Clin Invest 34:218-23. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Hospitalization, frequency of interventions, and quality of life after endoscopic, surgical, or conservative treatment in patients with chronic pancreatitis
    Karoline Rutter
    Department of Internal Medicine III Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical University of Vienna, General Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    World J Surg 34:2642-7. 2010

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Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Effect of virtual endoscopy simulator training on performance of upper gastrointestinal endoscopy in patients: a randomized controlled trial
    A Ferlitsch
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Endoscopy 42:1049-56. 2010
    ..Training on endoscopy simulators may reduce the time required to reach competency in patient endoscopy...
  2. doi request reprint HIV-HCV co-infected patients with low CD4+ cell nadirs are at risk for faster fibrosis progression and portal hypertension
    T Reiberger
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    J Viral Hepat 17:400-9. 2010
    ..A history of a CD4+ cell nadir <200/microL is a risk factor for rapid development of cirrhosis and PHT. Thus, HCV treatment should be considered early in patients with HIV-HCV co-infection and largely preserved CD4+ cell counts...
  3. doi request reprint Non-selective β-blockers improve the correlation of liver stiffness and portal pressure in advanced cirrhosis
    T Reiberger
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine III, Medical University Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, Vienna, Austria
    J Gastroenterol 47:561-8. 2012
    ..The influence of treatment with non-selective β-blockers (NSBB) on the correlation of HVPG and LS has not been investigated...
  4. ncbi request reprint Safety and efficacy of endoscopic balloon dilation for treatment of Crohn's disease strictures
    A Ferlitsch
    Department of Internal Medicine IV, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Endoscopy 38:483-7. 2006
    ..Endoscopic balloon dilation is a therapeutic option in limited strictures to avoid intestinal surgery, although there have been few reports regarding the long-term outcome...
  5. doi request reprint Value of hepatic venous pressure gradient measurement before liver resection for hepatocellular carcinoma
    S Stremitzer
    Department of General Surgery, Medical University Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Br J Surg 98:1752-8. 2011
    ..This study assessed the role of preoperative hepatic venous pressure gradient (HVPG) assessment in identifying portal hypertension...
  6. doi request reprint Differential role of circulating endothelial progenitor cells in cirrhotic patients with or without hepatocellular carcinoma
    W Sieghart
    Department of Internal Medicine III, Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel 18 20, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Dig Liver Dis 41:902-6. 2009
    ..Here, we address this issue for the first time in cirrhotic patients+/-hepatocellular carcinoma...
  7. ncbi request reprint Short- and long-term effects of therapy with interferon-alpha and pegylated interferon-alpha/ribavirin on platelet plug formation and von Willebrand factor release in patients with chronic hepatitis C
    M Homoncik
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine IV, Medical University, Vienna, Austria
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 21:49-55. 2005
    ..A pegylated interferon-alpha-induced decrease in platelet counts may become a limiting factor for continuation of therapy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of a virtual endoscopy simulator for training in gastrointestinal endoscopy
    A Ferlitsch
    Department of Internal Medicine IV, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Vienna, Austria
    Endoscopy 34:698-702. 2002
    ..The purpose of the study was to determine whether the GI-Mentor, a virtual reality endoscopy simulator, can distinguish between beginners and experts in endoscopy and to assess whether training improves the performance of beginners...
  9. ncbi request reprint Bradycardia and sinus arrest during percutaneous ethanol injection therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma
    A Ferlitsch
    University of Vienna Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Eur J Clin Invest 34:218-23. 2004
    ..Cardiac arrhythmias have not been reported to date. Aim of the study was to investigate the occurrence of dysrhythmias during PEI...
  10. doi request reprint Hospitalization, frequency of interventions, and quality of life after endoscopic, surgical, or conservative treatment in patients with chronic pancreatitis
    Karoline Rutter
    Department of Internal Medicine III Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical University of Vienna, General Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    World J Surg 34:2642-7. 2010
    ..The sequences of treatment at initial presentation, endoscopy, surgery, or conservative treatment may affect the time course and admissions needed for disease control, thereby determining quality of life and overall outcome...
  11. ncbi request reprint Esophageal stent in the anus: an unusual presentation of stent migration
    L Kazemi-Shirazi
    Dept of Internal Medicine IV, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Vienna, Austria
    Endoscopy 35:715. 2003
  12. ncbi request reprint Diamond stents for palliation of malignant bile duct obstruction: a prospective multicenter evaluation
    A Ferlitsch
    Dept of Internal Medicine IV, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Vienna, Waeringer Guertel 18 20, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    Endoscopy 33:645-50. 2001
    ..However, there has only been prolonged experience with a meaningful number of patients using the Wallstent. We evaluated the Diamond stent, a self-expanding uncoated biliary metal stent, in a prospective uncontrolled multicenter setting...