Neven Ljubicic

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic balloon dilatation of postsurgical intestinal strictures in Crohn's disease: case report and review of the literature
    Neven Ljubicic
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital Center, School of Medicine and Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
    Acta Clin Croat 52:374-9. 2013
  2. pmc Endoclips vs large or small-volume epinephrine in peptic ulcer recurrent bleeding
    Neven Ljubicic
    Department of Internal Medicine, Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital Center, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
    World J Gastroenterol 18:2219-24. 2012
  3. pmc New insight into the role of NT-proBNP in alcoholic liver cirrhosis as a noninvasive marker of esophageal varices
    Neven Ljubicic
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Sestre Milosrdnice University Hospital, Vinogradska ulica 29, 10 000 Zagreb, Croatia
    Croat Med J 53:374-8. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Position of intragastric balloons in global initiative for obesity treatment
    Marko Nikolic
    University of Zagreb, Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Zagreb, Croatia
    Coll Antropol 35:1353-62. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint A randomized-controlled trial of endoscopic treatment of acute esophageal variceal hemorrhage: N-butyl-2-cyanoacrylate injection vs. variceal ligation
    Neven Ljubicic
    Interventional Gastroenterology Unit, Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical and Dental School University of Zagreb, Sestre milosrdnice Clinical Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia
    Hepatogastroenterology 58:438-43. 2011
  6. doi request reprint The influence of etiologic factors on clinical outcome in patients with peptic ulcer bleeding
    Neven Ljubicic
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical and Dental Faculty, Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital Center, University of Zagreb, Vinogradska 29, 10000, Zagreb, Croatia
    Dig Dis Sci 57:3195-204. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Morbidly obese are ghrelin and leptin hyporesponders with lesser intragastric balloon treatment efficiency : ghrelin and leptin changes in relation to obesity treatment
    Marko Nikolic
    Interventional Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Centre Sestre Milosrdnice, Vinogradska 29, Zagreb, 10000, Croatia
    Obes Surg 21:1597-604. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic detachable mini-loop ligation for treatment of gastroduodenal angiodysplasia: case study of 11 patients with long-term follow-up
    Neven Ljubicic
    Division of Digestive Diseases Endoscopy Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Sestre milosrdnice Clinical Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia
    Gastrointest Endosc 59:420-3. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Secondary arterio-enteric fistula: case report and review of the literature
    Ivan Budimir
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Department of Medicine, Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital Center, Zagreb, Croatia
    Acta Clin Croat 51:79-82. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Obesity treatment using a Bioenterics intragastric balloon (BIB)--preliminary Croatian results
    Marko Nikolic
    Department of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology Division, University Hospital Sestre Milosrdnice, Zagreb, Croatia
    Obes Surg 21:1305-10. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic balloon dilatation of postsurgical intestinal strictures in Crohn's disease: case report and review of the literature
    Neven Ljubicic
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital Center, School of Medicine and Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
    Acta Clin Croat 52:374-9. 2013
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  2. pmc Endoclips vs large or small-volume epinephrine in peptic ulcer recurrent bleeding
    Neven Ljubicic
    Department of Internal Medicine, Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital Center, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
    World J Gastroenterol 18:2219-24. 2012
    ..To compare the recurrent bleeding after endoscopic injection of different epinephrine volumes with hemoclips in patients with bleeding peptic ulcer...
  3. pmc New insight into the role of NT-proBNP in alcoholic liver cirrhosis as a noninvasive marker of esophageal varices
    Neven Ljubicic
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Sestre Milosrdnice University Hospital, Vinogradska ulica 29, 10 000 Zagreb, Croatia
    Croat Med J 53:374-8. 2012
    ..To investigate the association between plasma concentrations of N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) and formation of esophageal varices...
  4. ncbi request reprint Position of intragastric balloons in global initiative for obesity treatment
    Marko Nikolic
    University of Zagreb, Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Zagreb, Croatia
    Coll Antropol 35:1353-62. 2011
    ..Hormonal effects of BIB treatment in compare to bariatric surgery are potentially interesting for the prospect studies...
  5. ncbi request reprint A randomized-controlled trial of endoscopic treatment of acute esophageal variceal hemorrhage: N-butyl-2-cyanoacrylate injection vs. variceal ligation
    Neven Ljubicic
    Interventional Gastroenterology Unit, Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical and Dental School University of Zagreb, Sestre milosrdnice Clinical Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia
    Hepatogastroenterology 58:438-43. 2011
    ....
  6. doi request reprint The influence of etiologic factors on clinical outcome in patients with peptic ulcer bleeding
    Neven Ljubicic
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical and Dental Faculty, Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital Center, University of Zagreb, Vinogradska 29, 10000, Zagreb, Croatia
    Dig Dis Sci 57:3195-204. 2012
    ..Peptic ulcer bleeding remains an important cause of morbidity and mortality...
  7. doi request reprint Morbidly obese are ghrelin and leptin hyporesponders with lesser intragastric balloon treatment efficiency : ghrelin and leptin changes in relation to obesity treatment
    Marko Nikolic
    Interventional Gastroenterology Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Centre Sestre Milosrdnice, Vinogradska 29, Zagreb, 10000, Croatia
    Obes Surg 21:1597-604. 2011
    ..Intragastric balloons acquired worldwide popularity for obesity treatment. However, the roles of ghrelin and leptin in intragastric balloon treatment were still not systematically studied...
  8. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic detachable mini-loop ligation for treatment of gastroduodenal angiodysplasia: case study of 11 patients with long-term follow-up
    Neven Ljubicic
    Division of Digestive Diseases Endoscopy Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Sestre milosrdnice Clinical Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia
    Gastrointest Endosc 59:420-3. 2004
    ..Detachable mini-loop ligation is useful for endoscopic management of esophageal varices. This study evaluated the treatment of gastroduodenal angiodysplasia by detachable mini-loop ligation...
  9. ncbi request reprint Secondary arterio-enteric fistula: case report and review of the literature
    Ivan Budimir
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University Department of Medicine, Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital Center, Zagreb, Croatia
    Acta Clin Croat 51:79-82. 2012
    ..Although there was strong suspicion of arterio-enteric fistula, the diagnosis was not verified by routine workup, but only on explorative laparotomy...
  10. doi request reprint Obesity treatment using a Bioenterics intragastric balloon (BIB)--preliminary Croatian results
    Marko Nikolic
    Department of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology and Hepatology Division, University Hospital Sestre Milosrdnice, Zagreb, Croatia
    Obes Surg 21:1305-10. 2011
    ..This study aims to assess the effectiveness, tolerance, safety, and patient satisfaction of obesity treatments using the Bioenterics intragastric balloon (BIB)...
  11. ncbi request reprint First report of connexin 43-positive gastrointestinal stromal tumor (GIST)
    Marko Nikolic
    Sestre Milosrdnice University Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia
    Acta Clin Croat 49:359-63. 2010
    ..The early postoperative course was uneventful, free from complications. At three-year postoperative follow-up, the patient was subjectively well and without clinical signs of disease recurrence...
  12. pmc Mini-loop ligation of a bleeding duodenal Dieulafoy's lesion
    Marija Gomerčić Palčić
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical and Dental Faculty, Sestre milosrdnice University Hospital Center, University of Zagreb, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
    World J Gastroenterol 19:3505-7. 2013
    ..To the best of our knowledge this is the first case of successful treatment of bleeding duodenal Dieulafoy's lesion by mini-loop ligation. ..
  13. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of propofol sedation during urgent upper gastrointestinal endoscopy--a prospective study
    Neven Ljubicic
    Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Sestre Milosrdnice, Zagreb, Croatia
    Coll Antropol 27:189-95. 2003
    ..Almost 93% of patients could not remember the beginning or the end of the intervention. This data demonstrates that sedation with propofol is suitable for use in patients with upper gastrointestinal bleeding undergoing urgent endoscopy...
  14. doi request reprint Doppler ultrasound of hepatic and system hemodynamics in patients with alcoholic liver cirrhosis
    Drazen Zekanovic
    Department of Internal Medicine, County Hospital Zadar, Zadar, Croatia
    Dig Dis Sci 55:458-66. 2010
    ..There is a lack in knowledge about the correlation of local and systemic circulation parameters to the degree of liver failure, with respect to presence of ascites and esophageal varices...
  15. ncbi request reprint Klatskin tumor--results of surgical therapy
    Mario Zovak
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Sestre Milosrdnice, Zagreb, Croatia
    Coll Antropol 28:317-23. 2004
    ..This retrospective review suggests that aggressive surgical treatment could improve survival and quality of life in patients suffering from Klatskin tumor...
  16. doi request reprint Nutritional screening model in tertiary medical unit in Croatia
    Tajana Pavić
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine, Clinical Hospital Center Sisters of Mercy, Zagreb, Croatia
    Ann Nutr Metab 61:65-9. 2012
    ..Our aim was to implement nutritional screening as part of the routine medical examination and to assess the nutritional risk at admission for all hospitalized patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of endoscopic clipping for actively bleeding peptic ulcer: comparison with polidocanol injection therapy
    Neven Ljubicic
    Division of Digestive Diseases, Endoscopy Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Sestre milosrdnice Clinical Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia
    Hepatogastroenterology 51:408-12. 2004
    ..The aim of this study is to assess the efficacy and safety of endoscopic clipping with that of injection of polidocanol for hemostasis from actively (spurting or oozing) bleeding peptic ulcer...
  18. ncbi request reprint Epithelial and stromal expression of syndecan-2 in pancreatic carcinoma
    Davor Hrabar
    Department of Internal Medicine, Sestre Milosrdnice University Hospital, Vinogradska 29, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
    Anticancer Res 30:2749-53. 2010
    ..The aim of the study was to determine the expression and prognostic role of syndecan-2 in patients with pancreatic adenocarcinoma...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effect of cyclosporine in a murine model of experimental colitis
    Marko Banic
    Division of Gastroenterology, University Hospital Dubrava, Zagreb, Croatia
    Dig Dis Sci 47:1362-8. 2002
    ..05). In conclusions, the results of this study indicate the possibility of intracolonic application of cyclosporine in order to widen the therapeutic window for effective, but possibly toxic drug, such as cyclosporine...
  20. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of endoscopic clipping and long-term follow-up of bleeding Dieulafoy's lesions in the upper gastrointestinal tract
    Neven Ljubicic
    Division of Digestive Diseases, Endoscopy Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, Sestre milosrdnice Clinical Hospital, Zagreb, Croatia
    Hepatogastroenterology 53:224-7. 2006
    ..Dieulafoy's lesion is a rare cause of upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage. The aim of this prospective study was to assess the efficacy and safety of endoscopic clipping for upper gastrointestinal bleeding due to Dieulafoy's lesion...