W Laleman

Summary

Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A puzzling presentation of pancreatitis
    W Laleman
    Unit for Liver, Biliary and Pancreatic Diseases, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Gut 57:1261, 1287. 2008
  2. doi request reprint A rare and reversible cause of acute dilatation of the pancreatic duct
    W Laleman
    Unit for Liver, Biliary and Pancreatic Diseases, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Endoscopy 40:E183. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Role of vasoactive substances and cellular effectors in the pathophysiology of cirrhotic portal hypertension: the past, the present and the future--Georges Brohée Lecture
    Wim Laleman
    Unit for Liver, Biliary and Pancreatic Diseases, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, K U Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Gastroenterol Belg 72:9-16. 2009
  4. pmc Effect of the molecular adsorbent recirculating system and Prometheus devices on systemic haemodynamics and vasoactive agents in patients with acute-on-chronic alcoholic liver failure
    Wim Laleman
    Department of Hepatology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, KU Leuven, Belgium
    Crit Care 10:R108. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Outcomes of liver transplantations using donations after circulatory death: a single-center experience
    N Meurisse
    Leuven Liver Transplant Team, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Transplant Proc 44:2868-73. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Risk factors for bleeding and clinical implications in patients undergoing liver transplantation
    M Esmat Gamil
    Department of Hepatology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, KU Leuven, Belgium
    Transplant Proc 44:2857-60. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Acute liver failure secondary to khat (Catha edulis)-induced necrotic hepatitis requiring liver transplantation: case report
    P Roelandt
    Hepatology Department, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Transplant Proc 43:3493-5. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Septuagenarian and octogenarian donors provide excellent liver grafts for transplantation
    T Darius
    Department of Abdominal Transplant Surgery, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Transplant Proc 44:2861-7. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint A stable model of cirrhotic portal hypertension in the rat: thioacetamide revisited
    W Laleman
    Department pf Hepatology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Clin Invest 36:242-9. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Systematic review: the pathophysiology and management of polycystic liver disease
    F Temmerman
    Department of Hepatology, UZ Gasthuisberg, K U Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 34:702-13. 2011

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  1. doi request reprint A puzzling presentation of pancreatitis
    W Laleman
    Unit for Liver, Biliary and Pancreatic Diseases, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Gut 57:1261, 1287. 2008
  2. doi request reprint A rare and reversible cause of acute dilatation of the pancreatic duct
    W Laleman
    Unit for Liver, Biliary and Pancreatic Diseases, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Endoscopy 40:E183. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Role of vasoactive substances and cellular effectors in the pathophysiology of cirrhotic portal hypertension: the past, the present and the future--Georges Brohée Lecture
    Wim Laleman
    Unit for Liver, Biliary and Pancreatic Diseases, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, K U Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Gastroenterol Belg 72:9-16. 2009
    ..The present paper aims to elucidate on available knowledge and novel mechanisms gathered over the last years with regard to cirrhotic portal hypertension and the increased intrahepatic vascular resistance in particular...
  4. pmc Effect of the molecular adsorbent recirculating system and Prometheus devices on systemic haemodynamics and vasoactive agents in patients with acute-on-chronic alcoholic liver failure
    Wim Laleman
    Department of Hepatology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, KU Leuven, Belgium
    Crit Care 10:R108. 2006
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Outcomes of liver transplantations using donations after circulatory death: a single-center experience
    N Meurisse
    Leuven Liver Transplant Team, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Transplant Proc 44:2868-73. 2012
    ..Therefore we reviewed our results of DCD-OLT...
  6. doi request reprint Risk factors for bleeding and clinical implications in patients undergoing liver transplantation
    M Esmat Gamil
    Department of Hepatology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, KU Leuven, Belgium
    Transplant Proc 44:2857-60. 2012
    ..In this study we reassessed risk factors for bleeding and the clinical implications for patients who underwent orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT)...
  7. doi request reprint Acute liver failure secondary to khat (Catha edulis)-induced necrotic hepatitis requiring liver transplantation: case report
    P Roelandt
    Hepatology Department, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Transplant Proc 43:3493-5. 2011
    ..Mechanisms of action and potential side effects of khat are elaborated on...
  8. doi request reprint Septuagenarian and octogenarian donors provide excellent liver grafts for transplantation
    T Darius
    Department of Abdominal Transplant Surgery, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Transplant Proc 44:2861-7. 2012
    ..We examined the results at our center of liver transplantation (OLT) using livers from donors ≥ 70 years old...
  9. ncbi request reprint A stable model of cirrhotic portal hypertension in the rat: thioacetamide revisited
    W Laleman
    Department pf Hepatology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Clin Invest 36:242-9. 2006
    ..We chronologically characterized the effect of thioacetamide, administrated orally and adapted weekly to weight changes, focusing on the optimal moment to obtain all typical features of portal hypertension and cirrhosis...
  10. doi request reprint Systematic review: the pathophysiology and management of polycystic liver disease
    F Temmerman
    Department of Hepatology, UZ Gasthuisberg, K U Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 34:702-13. 2011
    ..Most of the patients with PCLD are asymptomatic, however, in some patients, expansion of liver cysts causes invalidating abdominal symptoms...
  11. ncbi request reprint Repetitive episodes of cryptogenic septicaemia in a patient with cirrhosis: a case of "heavy metal"
    L Mortier
    Department of Hepatology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, KU Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Gastroenterol Belg 74:82-7. 2011
    ..In case of a fungal infection, longer treatment is recommended...
  12. doi request reprint Outcomes of long-term administration of intravenous hepatitis B immunoglobulins for the prevention of recurrent hepatitis B after liver transplantation
    K Pauwelyn
    Department of Hepatology and Abdominal Transplantation Surgery, University Hospitals, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Transplant Proc 42:4399-402. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the safety and efficacy of lifelong therapy with intravenous hepatitis B immunoglobulins (i.v. HBIg) to prevent recurrence of hepatitis B after orthotopic liver transplantation (OLT)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Detoxifying capacity and kinetics of prometheus--a new extracorporeal system for the treatment of liver failure
    Pieter Evenepoel
    Department of Medicine, University Hospital Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Blood Purif 23:349-58. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the removal capacity and selectivity of the different inbuilt dialyzers and adsorption columns during a single 6-hour treatment...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prometheus versus molecular adsorbents recirculating system: comparison of efficiency in two different liver detoxification devices
    Pieter Evenepoel
    Department of Medicine, Division of Nephrology, University Hospital Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Artif Organs 30:276-84. 2006
    ..PROM produces higher blood clearances for most toxins, which results in higher delivered treatment doses compared with a matching treatment with MARS...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cirrhotic portal hypertension: current and future medical therapy for primary and secondary prevention of variceal bleeding
    W Laleman
    Department of Hepatology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, K U Leuven, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Minerva Med 97:325-45. 2006
    ..This review covers current and future developments in the treatment of PHT with regard to primary and secondary prophylaxis...
  16. doi request reprint Early features of acute-on-chronic alcoholic liver failure: a prospective cohort study
    Aezam Katoonizadeh
    Department of Liver and Pancreaticobiliary Disorders, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Gut 59:1561-9. 2010
    ..Acute-on-chronic liver failure' (ACLF) is characterised in a more advanced stage by liver failure associated with multiple other end-organ failure. The global clinical characteristics of this entity remain, however, ill-defined...
  17. doi request reprint Acute liver failure due to Varicella zoster virus infection after lung transplantation: a case report
    G M Verleden
    Lung Transplantation Unit, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Transplant Proc 44:1457-9. 2012
    ..Despite a rapid diagnosis of VZV infection and treatment with acyclovir, his situation deteriorated within 24 hours and while awaiting an urgent liver transplantation, he developed multiple organ failure and died...
  18. ncbi request reprint Review article: non-biological liver support in liver failure
    W Laleman
    Department of Hepatology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 23:351-63. 2006
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  19. ncbi request reprint Portal hypertension: from pathophysiology to clinical practice
    Wim Laleman
    Department of Hepatology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Liver Int 25:1079-90. 2005
    ..The focus of this review is to give an update on the pathophysiology of PHT in order to elucidate these potential novel strategies subsequently...
  20. ncbi request reprint A role for asymmetric dimethylarginine in the pathophysiology of portal hypertension in rats with biliary cirrhosis
    Wim Laleman
    Laboratories of Hepatology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Hepatology 42:1382-90. 2005
    ..2%). In conclusion, in rats with TAA-induced cirrhosis, decreased eNOS enzyme levels seem to be responsible for impaired NOS activity; in rats with biliary cirrhosis, an endogenous NOS inhibitor, ADMA, may mediate decreased NOS activity...
  21. ncbi request reprint Nitroflurbiprofen, a nitric oxide-releasing cyclooxygenase inhibitor, improves cirrhotic portal hypertension in rats
    Wim Laleman
    Department of Hepatology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Gastroenterology 132:709-19. 2007
    ..We studied whether administration of nitroflurbiprofen (HCT-1026), a cyclooxygenase inhibitor with nitric oxide (NO)-donating properties, modulates the increased intrahepatic vascular tone in portal hypertensive cirrhotic rats...
  22. ncbi request reprint Both Ca2+ -dependent and -independent pathways are involved in rat hepatic stellate cell contraction and intrahepatic hyperresponsiveness to methoxamine
    Wim Laleman
    Dept of Hepatology, Univ Hospital Gasthuisberg, K U Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 292:G556-64. 2007
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Hemodynamic effects of albumin dialysis in patients with liver failure: for better or for worse?
    Wim Laleman
    Department of Hepatology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Ther Apher Dial 13:384-92. 2009
    ..The molecular basis for these effects have been related to temporary changes and/or elimination in endogenous vasoactive substances, improved albumin binding capacity, or restoration of oxidative stress-mediated damage to albumin...
  24. doi request reprint Carbon monoxide produced by intrasinusoidally located haem-oxygenase-1 regulates the vascular tone in cirrhotic rat liver
    Lien Van Landeghem
    Department of Hepatology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, KU Leuven, Belgium
    Liver Int 29:650-60. 2009
    ..We aimed to elucidate the vasoregulatory role of CO in the microcirculation in normal and thioacetamide cirrhotic rat livers...