Marc Deschenes

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Identifying HCV genotype 1 patients at risk of relapse
    Marc Deschenes
    Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:546-51. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Anti-CD25 monoclonal antibody replacement therapy for chronic kidney disease in liver transplant recipients
    Chris Walsh
    Department of Medicine, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Transplantation 95:495-500. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for incidental cholangiocarcinoma: analysis of the Canadian experience
    Peter Ghali
    Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Liver Transpl 11:1412-6. 2005
  4. doi request reprint Early changes in kidney function predict long-term chronic kidney disease and mortality in patients after liver transplantation
    Marcelo Cantarovich
    Department of Medicine, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Transplantation 92:1358-63. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Pretransplantation α-fetoprotein slope and milan criteria: strong predictors of hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence after transplantation
    Teodora C Dumitra
    McGill University Health Center Multi Organ Transplant Program and Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, 687 Pine Avenue West, Room S10 26, Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1A1
    Transplantation 95:228-33. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Smoking increases recurrent viral hepatitis after liver transplantation
    Mamatha Bhat
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Liver Transpl 18:828-33. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Clostridium difficile colitis: increasing incidence, risk factors, and outcomes in solid organ transplant recipients
    Marylise Boutros
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Transplantation 93:1051-7. 2012
  8. pmc The effect of information level and coping style on pain and anxiety in needle liver biopsy
    Nir Hilzenrat
    Department of Medicine, SMBD Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Can J Gastroenterol 20:597-600. 2006
  9. pmc Endoscopic management of portal hypertension
    Said A Al-Busafi
    Hepatology Unit, Division of Gastroenterology, Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1A1
    Int J Hepatol 2012:747095. 2012
  10. pmc The utility of Xenon-133 liver scan in the diagnosis and management of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Said A Al-Busafi
    Department of Gastroenterology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Can J Gastroenterol 26:155-9. 2012

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Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Identifying HCV genotype 1 patients at risk of relapse
    Marc Deschenes
    Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:546-51. 2010
    ..The objective of this analysis was to identify predictors of relapse in genotype 1 patients after 48 weeks of treatment with peginterferon plus ribavirin...
  2. doi request reprint Anti-CD25 monoclonal antibody replacement therapy for chronic kidney disease in liver transplant recipients
    Chris Walsh
    Department of Medicine, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Transplantation 95:495-500. 2013
    ..Strategies to reduce calcineurin inhibitor (CNI) dose or conversion to either mycophenolate mofetil and/or rapamycin resulted in variable results and side-effect profiles...
  3. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for incidental cholangiocarcinoma: analysis of the Canadian experience
    Peter Ghali
    Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Liver Transpl 11:1412-6. 2005
    ..Aggressive investigation for cholangiocarcinoma is mandated. Incidentally found tumours remain a difficult treatment problem, and prospective adjuvant chemo-, radio-, and immunotherapies should be investigated...
  4. doi request reprint Early changes in kidney function predict long-term chronic kidney disease and mortality in patients after liver transplantation
    Marcelo Cantarovich
    Department of Medicine, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Transplantation 92:1358-63. 2011
    ..Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a well-known complication after liver transplantation (LT) and is associated with increased mortality. The purpose of this study was to determine risk factors of advanced CKD and mortality after LT...
  5. doi request reprint Pretransplantation α-fetoprotein slope and milan criteria: strong predictors of hepatocellular carcinoma recurrence after transplantation
    Teodora C Dumitra
    McGill University Health Center Multi Organ Transplant Program and Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery, Royal Victoria Hospital, 687 Pine Avenue West, Room S10 26, Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1A1
    Transplantation 95:228-33. 2013
    ..However, tumor recurrence remains a concern. Our group has shown that a rising natural α-fetoprotein (AFP) slope (NAS) correlates with tumor characteristics. We want to assess if a rising NAS predicts tumor recurrence...
  6. doi request reprint Smoking increases recurrent viral hepatitis after liver transplantation
    Mamatha Bhat
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Liver Transpl 18:828-33. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that smoking cessation should be encouraged, particularly in recipients undergoing transplantation for viral hepatitis...
  7. doi request reprint Clostridium difficile colitis: increasing incidence, risk factors, and outcomes in solid organ transplant recipients
    Marylise Boutros
    Division of General Surgery, Department of Surgery, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Transplantation 93:1051-7. 2012
    ..We describe the incidence, risk factors, and outcomes of colectomy for CDAD after solid organ transplantation...
  8. pmc The effect of information level and coping style on pain and anxiety in needle liver biopsy
    Nir Hilzenrat
    Department of Medicine, SMBD Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, Canada
    Can J Gastroenterol 20:597-600. 2006
    ..The study failed to show any advantage in providing additional information to subjects before liver biopsy, regardless of coping style...
  9. pmc Endoscopic management of portal hypertension
    Said A Al-Busafi
    Hepatology Unit, Division of Gastroenterology, Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, QC, Canada H3A 1A1
    Int J Hepatol 2012:747095. 2012
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  10. pmc The utility of Xenon-133 liver scan in the diagnosis and management of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
    Said A Al-Busafi
    Department of Gastroenterology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Can J Gastroenterol 26:155-9. 2012
    ..Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is an important and common condition affecting approximately 20% of the general population. Given the limitation of radiological investigations, diagnosis often requires a liver biopsy...
  11. pmc Association of preoperative parameters with postoperative mortality and long-term survival after liver transplantation
    Dionisios Vrochides
    Department of Surgery and the Multi Organ Transplant Program, McGill University, Montreal, Que, Canada
    Can J Surg 54:101-6. 2011
    ..This analysis aims to identify preoperative parameters that might be associated with early postoperative mortality and long-term survival after liver transplantation...
  12. pmc Liver transplantation for hepatic epithelioid hemangioendothelioma: the Canadian multicentre experience
    Carmine G Nudo
    McGill University, Montreal, Quebec
    Can J Gastroenterol 22:821-4. 2008
    ..Hepatic epithelioid hemangioendothelioma (HEHE) is a rare entity. At the present time, there is no standardized effective therapy. Liver transplantation (LT) has emerged as a treatment for this rare tumour...
  13. pmc Hepatitis B and the infected health care worker: public safety at what cost?
    Mamatha Bhat
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Can J Gastroenterol 26:257-60. 2012
    ..The establishment of national guidelines to standardize monitoring of HBV infection among health care workers would improve health care workplace safety and patient care...
  14. pmc Use of sequence analysis of the NS5B region for routine genotyping of hepatitis C virus with reference to C/E1 and 5' untranslated region sequences
    Donald G Murphy
    Laboratoire de sante publique du Quebec, Institut National de Sante Publique du Quebec, 20045 Chemin Sainte Marie, Sainte Anne de Bellevue H9X 3R5, Quebec, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 45:1102-12. 2007
    ..Our results show that genotyping of HCV by nucleotide sequence analysis of NS5B is efficient, allows the accurate discrimination of subtypes, and is an effective tool for studying the molecular epidemiology of HCV...
  15. doi request reprint Rituximab for refractory autoimmune hepatitis: a case report
    Said A Al-Busafi
    Hepatology Unit, Department of Gastroenterology, Royal Victoria Hospital, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, QC, Canada Department of Medicine, College of Medicine and Health Sciences, Sultan Qaboos University, Al Khoudh, Oman Electronic address
    Arab J Gastroenterol 14:135-8. 2013
    ..On rituximab, the patient showed rapid and dramatic clinical improvement, suggesting a therapeutic role for this medication in severe AIH. Indeed, prospective controlled studies are needed to assess and validate this role. ..
  16. doi request reprint Evaluating cimetidine for GFR estimation in liver transplant recipients
    Navdeep Tangri
    Department of Medicine, McGill University Health Center, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 25:1285-9. 2010
    ..In the absence of accurate GFR-estimating equations, rGFR should be used to monitor kidney function in liver transplant recipients...