Andres Cardenas

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic effects of substance P and its receptor antagonist RP67580 in anesthetized rats with carbon tetrachloride-induced cirrhosis
    Andres Cardenas
    Liver Center, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Scand J Gastroenterol 43:328-33. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Subcapsular liver hematoma after Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography in a liver transplant recipient
    Andres Cardenas
    GI Endoscopy Unit, Institut de Malalties Digestives i Metaboliques, Hospital Clinic and University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Ann Hepatol 7:386-8. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic band ligation and esophageal stents for acute variceal bleeding
    Andres Cardenas
    GI Endoscopy Unit, Institut de Malalties Digestives i Metaboliques, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Villarroel 170, Esc 3 2, Barcelona 08036, Spain Electronic address
    Clin Liver Dis 18:793-808. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Tolvaptan, an oral vasopressin antagonist, in the treatment of hyponatremia in cirrhosis
    Andres Cardenas
    GI Unit, Institut de Malalties Digestives i Metaboliques, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain
    J Hepatol 56:571-8. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Management of acute variceal bleeding: emphasis on endoscopic therapy
    Andres Cardenas
    GI Unit Institut Clinic de Malalties Digestives i Metaboliques, University of Barcelona, Hospital Clinic, Spain
    Clin Liver Dis 14:251-62. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Type-1 hepatorenal syndrome associated with infections in cirrhosis: natural history, outcome of kidney function, and survival
    Rogelio Barreto
    Liver Unit, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi Sunyer IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Enfermedades Hepáticas y Digestivas CIBEREHED, Barcelona, Spain Instituto Reina Sofia de Investigación Nefrológica, Barcelona, Spain
    Hepatology 59:1505-13. 2014
  7. ncbi request reprint Prospective evaluation of single-operator peroral cholangioscopy in liver transplant recipients requiring an evaluation of the biliary tract
    Domingo Balderramo
    Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Unit, Institute of Digestive and Metabolic Diseases, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Liver Transpl 19:199-206. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Increased plasma levels of neuropeptide Y in hepatorenal syndrome
    Juan Uriz
    Liver Unit, Institut de Malalties Digestives, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    J Hepatol 36:349-55. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Terlipressin therapy with and without albumin for patients with hepatorenal syndrome: results of a prospective, nonrandomized study
    Rolando Ortega
    Liver Unit, Institut de Malalties Digestives, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Institut d Investigacions Biomédiques August Pi Sunyer IDIBAPS, Catalunya, Spain
    Hepatology 36:941-8. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Management of cirrhosis and ascites
    Pere Gines
    Liver Unit, Hospital Clinic and University of Barcelona, Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi Sunyer, Barcelona, Spain
    N Engl J Med 350:1646-54. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint Hemodynamic effects of substance P and its receptor antagonist RP67580 in anesthetized rats with carbon tetrachloride-induced cirrhosis
    Andres Cardenas
    Liver Center, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Scand J Gastroenterol 43:328-33. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the effects of SP (dose--13 pg/kg) and its specific inhibitor, RP67580 (dose--300 microg/kg) on mean arterial pressure (MAP) and portal pressure (PP) in cirrhotic rats and controls...
  2. ncbi request reprint Subcapsular liver hematoma after Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography in a liver transplant recipient
    Andres Cardenas
    GI Endoscopy Unit, Institut de Malalties Digestives i Metaboliques, Hospital Clinic and University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Ann Hepatol 7:386-8. 2008
    ..An abdominal CT scan demonstrated a subcapsular hepatic hematoma that was successfully managed conservatively...
  3. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic band ligation and esophageal stents for acute variceal bleeding
    Andres Cardenas
    GI Endoscopy Unit, Institut de Malalties Digestives i Metaboliques, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Villarroel 170, Esc 3 2, Barcelona 08036, Spain Electronic address
    Clin Liver Dis 18:793-808. 2014
    ..This article reviews the current endoscopic strategies with band ligation and esophageal stents for patients with acute variceal bleeding. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Tolvaptan, an oral vasopressin antagonist, in the treatment of hyponatremia in cirrhosis
    Andres Cardenas
    GI Unit, Institut de Malalties Digestives i Metaboliques, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain
    J Hepatol 56:571-8. 2012
    ..Specific data on the safety and efficacy of tolvaptan in patients with cirrhosis and hyponatremia has not been exclusively evaluated...
  5. ncbi request reprint Management of acute variceal bleeding: emphasis on endoscopic therapy
    Andres Cardenas
    GI Unit Institut Clinic de Malalties Digestives i Metaboliques, University of Barcelona, Hospital Clinic, Spain
    Clin Liver Dis 14:251-62. 2010
    ..This article will review the current management strategies for acute variceal bleeding with emphasis on endoscopic therapy for the acute episode...
  6. ncbi request reprint Type-1 hepatorenal syndrome associated with infections in cirrhosis: natural history, outcome of kidney function, and survival
    Rogelio Barreto
    Liver Unit, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi Sunyer IDIBAPS, Barcelona, Spain Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Enfermedades Hepáticas y Digestivas CIBEREHED, Barcelona, Spain Instituto Reina Sofia de Investigación Nefrológica, Barcelona, Spain
    Hepatology 59:1505-13. 2014
    ..Factors associated with poor prognosis were baseline serum bilirubin, no reversibility of type-1 HRS, lack of resolution of the infection, and development of septic shock after diagnosis of type-1 HRS...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prospective evaluation of single-operator peroral cholangioscopy in liver transplant recipients requiring an evaluation of the biliary tract
    Domingo Balderramo
    Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Unit, Institute of Digestive and Metabolic Diseases, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Liver Transpl 19:199-206. 2013
    ..Two distinct visual patterns that are easily identified with SOC may help to predict the outcomes of endoscopic therapy in patients with biliary complications after LT...
  8. ncbi request reprint Increased plasma levels of neuropeptide Y in hepatorenal syndrome
    Juan Uriz
    Liver Unit, Institut de Malalties Digestives, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
    J Hepatol 36:349-55. 2002
    ..To investigate the relationship between neuropeptide Y (NPY), a potent renal vasoconstrictor peptide released upon marked stimulations of sympathetic nervous system (SNS), and renal and circulatory function in cirrhosis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Terlipressin therapy with and without albumin for patients with hepatorenal syndrome: results of a prospective, nonrandomized study
    Rolando Ortega
    Liver Unit, Institut de Malalties Digestives, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Institut d Investigacions Biomédiques August Pi Sunyer IDIBAPS, Catalunya, Spain
    Hepatology 36:941-8. 2002
    ..In conclusion, terlipressin therapy reverses HRS in a high proportion of patients. Recurrence rate after treatment withdrawal is uncommon. Albumin appears to improve markedly the beneficial effects of terlipressin...
  10. ncbi request reprint Management of cirrhosis and ascites
    Pere Gines
    Liver Unit, Hospital Clinic and University of Barcelona, Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi Sunyer, Barcelona, Spain
    N Engl J Med 350:1646-54. 2004
  11. ncbi request reprint Increased carbon monoxide production in patients with cirrhosis with and without spontaneous bacterial peritonitis
    Dara de Las Heras
    Liver Unit, Department of Pulmonary Medicine, and Hormonal Laboratory, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain
    Hepatology 38:452-9. 2003
    ..Increased CO production may participate in the disturbance of circulatory function that occurs during severe bacterial infections in cirrhosis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Risk factors and outcomes of failed endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in liver transplant recipients with anastomotic biliary strictures: a case-control study
    Domingo Balderramo
    Gastrointestinal Endoscopy Unit, Institute of Digestive and Metabolic Diseases, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Liver Transpl 18:482-9. 2012
    ..A high proportion of these patients will need surgery as their final therapy...
  13. ncbi request reprint Management of patients with cirrhosis awaiting liver transplantation
    Andres Cardenas
    GI Unit, Institut Clinic de Malalties Digestives i Metaboliques, Hospital Clinic, and University of Barcelona, Institut d Investigacions Biomédiques August Pi Sunyer IDIBAPS, CIBER de Enfermedades Hepáticas y Digestivas CIBEREHD, Barcelona, Spain
    Gut 60:412-21. 2011
    ..Therefore the appropriate prevention, recognition and treatment of the above-mentioned complications of cirrhosis will have a positive impact on the outcome before and after liver transplantation...
  14. ncbi request reprint Hepatic hemodynamics and transient elastography in alcoholic foamy degeneration: report of 2 cases
    Pablo Ruiz
    Liver Unit, Hospital Clinic, Institut d Investigaciones Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer, Barcelona, Spain
    Ann Hepatol 11:399-403. 2012
    ..In both cases there was rapid resolution of biochemical and clinical abnormalities after complete abstinence, which is the mainstay of treatment for AFD...
  15. ncbi request reprint Complications after ERCP in liver transplant recipients
    Domingo Balderramo
    GI Endoscopy Unit, Institut de Malalties Digestives i Metaboliques, Hospital Clínic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Gastrointest Endosc 74:285-94. 2011
    ..Complications of the biliary tract after liver transplantation are successfully managed with ERCP; however, the incidence and risk factors for post-ERCP complications remain unknown...
  16. ncbi request reprint The beneficial effects of argon plasma coagulation in the management of different types of gastric vascular ectasia lesions in patients admitted for GI hemorrhage
    Samuel Herrera
    Endoscopy Unit, Institut de Malalties Digestives i Metaboliques, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
    Gastrointest Endosc 68:440-6. 2008
    ..There is also little knowledge on the efficacy of argon plasma coagulation (APC) in different subgroups of GVE lesions...
  17. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic management of early GI hemorrhage after laparoscopic gastric bypass
    Gloria Fernández-Esparrach
    Gastroenterology Department, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Gastrointest Endosc 67:552-5. 2008
    ..Early upper GI hemorrhage (UGH) is a potential complication after laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP), and early reoperative intervention is the most accepted treatment. Experience with endoscopic treatment is limited...
  18. ncbi request reprint A modified acute kidney injury classification for diagnosis and risk stratification of impairment of kidney function in cirrhosis
    Claudia Fagundes
    Liver Unit, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalunya, Spain
    J Hepatol 59:474-81. 2013
    ..The Acute Kidney Injury Network (AKIN) criteria are widely used in nephrology, but information on cirrhosis is limited. We aimed at evaluating the AKIN criteria and their relationship with the cause of kidney impairment and survival...
  19. pmc MELD score and serum sodium in the prediction of survival of patients with cirrhosis awaiting liver transplantation
    Maria Carlota Londoño
    Liver Unit, Hospital Clinic, Universitat de Barcelona, Institut de Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi Sunyer, CIBER de Enfermedades Hepáticas y Digestivas and Centro de Investigaciones Biomédicas Esther Koplowitz, Barcelona, Spain
    Gut 56:1283-90. 2007
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  20. ncbi request reprint Acute kidney injury is an early predictor of mortality for patients with alcoholic hepatitis
    Jose Altamirano
    Liver Unit, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 10:65-71.e3. 2012
    ..We studied effects of acute kidney injury (AKI) on survival of patients with AH...
  21. ncbi request reprint Hepatorenal syndrome-pathogenesis and treatment
    Andres Cardenas
    Liver Unit, Institut de Malalties Digestives Hospital Clinic, Villarroel 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 4:1-4. 2002
  22. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of water and sodium retention in cirrhosis and the pathogenesis of ascites
    Andres Cardenas
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, 330 Brookline Ave, Dana 501, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab 17:607-22. 2003
    ..The net effect is avid retention of sodium and water as well as renal vasoconstriction. The mechanisms of sodium and water retention and ascites formation in patients with cirrhosis are discussed in this review...
  23. ncbi request reprint Impact of wide-angle, high-definition endoscopy in the diagnosis of colorectal neoplasia: a randomized controlled trial
    Maria Pellise
    Gastroenterology Department, Endoscopy Unit, Institut de Malalties Digestives i Metaboliques, Hospital Clinic, CIBERehd, IDIBAPS, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Gastroenterology 135:1062-8. 2008
    ..We sought to compare the performance of colonoscopy using a high-definition, wide-angle endoscope (HDE) versus a standard colonoscope (SC) for the detection of colorectal neoplasia...
  24. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic dilation with Savary-Gilliard bougies of stomal strictures after laparosocopic gastric bypass in morbidly obese patients
    Glòria Fernández-Esparrach
    Endoscopy Unit, Gastroenterology Department, Institut Clínic de Malalties Digestives i Metabòliques, Hospital Clínic, CIBER EHD, IDIBAPS, University of Barcelona, Villarroel 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Obes Surg 18:155-61. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the safety and efficacy of dilation with Savary-Gilliard bougies (SGB) in morbidly obese patients treated with laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Management of refractory ascites
    Andres Cardenas
    Liver Unit, Institute of Digestive Diseases, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 3:1187-91. 2005
  26. ncbi request reprint Hepatorenal syndrome
    Andres Cardenas
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Hepatol 2:23-9. 2003
    ..Prevention of hepatorenal syndrome with albumin infusion is recommended in patients with spontaneous bacterial peritonitis and with pentoxifylline in patients with acute alcoholic hepatitis...
  27. ncbi request reprint Predictive factors of abstinence in patients undergoing liver transplantation for alcoholic liver disease
    Jose Altamirano
    Liver Unit, Hospital Clinic, Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, Ciber de Enfermedades Hepaticas y Digestivas, Barcelona, Spain
    Ann Hepatol 11:213-21. 2012
    ..2) Determine factors associated with abstinence from alcohol at initial psycho-social evaluation for LT and 3) To evaluate the potential impact of alcohol-free beer consumption on 6-month abstinence...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Timing of polyethylene glycol administration is a key factor in the tolerability and efficacy of colon preparation in colorectal cancer screening]
    Cristina Rodríguez de Miguel
    Servicio de Gastroenterologia, Institut Clinic de Malalties Digestives i Metaboliques, Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Espana
    Gastroenterol Hepatol 35:236-42. 2012
    ..The quality and tolerability of antegrade gut lavage bowel preparation are key elements in the success of population-based colorectal cancer screening...
  29. ncbi request reprint Hepatic encephalopathy and post-transplant hyponatremia predict early calcineurin inhibitor-induced neurotoxicity after liver transplantation
    Domingo Balderramo
    Gastroenterology Unit, Institut de Malalties Digestives i Metaboliques, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Transpl Int 24:812-9. 2011
    ..In conclusion, pre-LT hepatic encephalopathy, surgical time >7 h, and post-LT hyponatremia are risk factors for ECIIN. Clinical complications and a longer hospital stay are associated with ECIIN development...
  30. ncbi request reprint Pre operative cardio pulmonary assessment of the liver transplant candidate
    Graciela Martinez-Palli
    Anesthesiology Department, Liver Transplant Unit, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Ann Hepatol 10:421-33. 2011
    ..This article discusses the cardiac and pulmonary aspects of liver disease that may impact recipient selection. Relevant literature focused upon the most common entities in this field is presented in this review.<br />..
  31. ncbi request reprint Current management of biliary complications after liver transplantation: emphasis on endoscopic therapy
    Domingo Balderramo
    GI Endoscopy Unit, Institut Clinic de Malalties Digestives i Metaboliques, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Gastroenterol Hepatol 34:107-15. 2011
    ..This review focuses on the current diagnostic and therapeutic approaches for the management of biliary complications after liver transplantation...
  32. ncbi request reprint Hepatorenal syndrome
    Andres Cardenas
    Liver Unit, Institut de Malalties Digestives Hospital Clinic, Institut d Investigacions Biomediques August Pi i Sunyer, University of Barcelona, Villaroel 170, Barcelona 08036, Spain
    Clin Liver Dis 10:371-85, ix-x. 2006
    ..This article focuses on the pathogenesis, clinical features, diagnostic approach, and current treatment of HRS in cirrhosis...
  33. ncbi request reprint Results of pretransplant treatment of hepatorenal syndrome with terlipressin
    Elsa Solá
    Liver Unit, Hospital Clinic and University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Curr Opin Organ Transplant 18:265-70. 2013
    ..Pretransplant care of HRS is of utmost importance in order to secure a good posttransplant outcome. We review the advances during the last year in the diagnosis and management of HRS in candidates who are awaiting liver transplantation...
  34. ncbi request reprint The management of ascites and hyponatremia in cirrhosis
    Pere Gines
    Liver Unit, Hospital Clinic and University of Barcelona, Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi Sunyer, Ciber de Enfermedades Hepaticas y Digestivas, Barcelona, Spain
    Semin Liver Dis 28:43-58. 2008
    ..This article focuses on the pathophysiology, clinical consequences, current management, and new treatment modalities for ascites and dilutional hyponatremia in cirrhosis...
  35. ncbi request reprint Management of ascites and hepatic hydrothorax
    Andres Cardenas
    Institut de Malalties Digestives i Metaboliques, University of Barcelona, Hospital Clinic, Villaroel 170, Barcelona 08036, Spain
    Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 21:55-75. 2007
    ..This article reviews the most current concepts of pathogenesis, clinical findings, diagnosis, and treatment of these complications of cirrhosis...
  36. ncbi request reprint The amount of alcohol consumption negatively impacts short-term mortality in Mexican patients with alcoholic hepatitis
    José Altamirano
    Liver Unit, Hospital Clínic, Institut d Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer, CIBER de Enfermedades Hepáticas y Digestivas, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Gastroenterol 106:1472-80. 2011
    ..The aims of the present study were to identify the prognostic factors of short-term mortality in Mexican patients with AH and to validate the existing prognostic models...
  37. pmc Vascular stasis, intestinal hemorrhage, and heightened vascular permeability complicate acute portal hypertension in cd39-null mice
    Xiaofeng Sun
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Center, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 297:G306-11. 2009
    ..Absent Cd39/NTPDase1 and decreased generation of adenosine in the splanchnic circulation cause heightened vascular permeability and gastrointestinal hemorrhage in PPVL...
  38. ncbi request reprint Therapy insight: Management of hepatorenal syndrome
    Andres Cardenas
    Institut de Malalties Digestives, Hospital Clinic, IDIBAPS, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Nat Clin Pract Gastroenterol Hepatol 3:338-48. 2006
    ..For prevention of HRS, albumin infusion is recommended in patients with spontaneous bacterial peritonitis, and pentoxifylline treatment is recommended in patients with acute alcoholic hepatitis...
  39. ncbi request reprint [Dilutional hyponatremia, hepatorenal syndrome and liver transplantation]
    Andrés Cárdenas
    Institut de Malalties Digestives i Metabòliques, Universidad de Barcelona, Hospital Clínic, Barcelona, España
    Gastroenterol Hepatol 31:29-36. 2008
    ..The present review discusses new concepts of the physiopathology, evaluation and treatment of cirrhotic patients with dilutional hyponatremia and HRS and the relationship of these entities with LT...
  40. ncbi request reprint [Endoscopic management of the complications of bariatric surgery. Experience of more than 400 interventions]
    Gloria Fernández-Esparrach
    Unidad de Endoscopia, Servicio de Gastroenterologia, ICMDiM, Hospital Clinic, Universidad de Barcelona, IDIBAPS, CIBERehd, Espana
    Gastroenterol Hepatol 34:131-6. 2011
    ..Many patients who undergo bariatric surgery develop postoperative gastrointestinal complications that can require upper gastrointestinal endoscopy...
  41. ncbi request reprint Refractory ascites
    Andres Cardenas
    Liver Unit, Institute of Digestive Diseases, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Dig Dis 23:30-8. 2005
    ..This article will discuss the pathophysiology, clinical features and therapy of refractory ascites in cirrhosis...
  42. ncbi request reprint Portal hypertension
    Andres Cardenas
    GI Unit, Institut de Malaties Digestives, Hospital Clinic and University of Barcelona, Spain
    Curr Opin Gastroenterol 25:195-201. 2009
    ..Advances in the diagnosis and management of portal hypertension over the last year are reviewed...
  43. ncbi request reprint What's new in the treatment of ascites and spontaneous bacterial peritonitis
    Andres Cardenas
    Liver Unit, University of Barcelona Hospital Clinic, Villarroel 170, Barcelona 08036, Spain
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 10:7-14. 2008
    ..The following review is divided into two parts; the first discusses ascites and renal function abnormalities, including hyponatremia and HRS, and the second discusses SBP management...
  44. ncbi request reprint Management of complications of cirrhosis in patients awaiting liver transplantation
    Andres Cardenas
    Liver Unit, Institut de Malalties Digestives, Hospital Clinic, IDIBAPS, University of Barcelona, Villaroel 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    J Hepatol 42:S124-33. 2005
  45. ncbi request reprint Acute-on-chronic liver failure: the kidneys
    Andres Cardenas
    GI Unit, Institut de Malaties Digestives, Hospital Clinic and University of Barcelona, Spain
    Curr Opin Crit Care 17:184-9. 2011
    ..Kidney function is almost universally altered in patients with ACLF due to underlying circulatory abnormalities. We review current advances during the past year in the diagnosis and management of renal failure in ACLF...
  46. ncbi request reprint Celiac sprue
    Andres Cardenas
    Division of Gastroenterology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Semin Gastrointest Dis 13:232-44. 2002
    ..Treatment consists of life-long avoidance of dietary gluten to control symptoms and to prevent both immediate and long-term complications...
  47. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic retrograde cholangiography for biliary anastomotic strictures after liver transplantation
    Alejandro Fernández-Simon
    GI Endoscopy Unit, Institut de Malalties Digestives i Metaboliques, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Villarroel 170, Esc 3 2, Barcelona 08036, Spain
    Clin Liver Dis 18:913-26. 2014
    ..In this review, we focus on the management of AS after LT with a special emphasis on ERC. ..
  48. ncbi request reprint Comparison of endoscopic ultrasonography and magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography in the diagnosis of pancreatobiliary diseases: a prospective study
    Gloria Fernández-Esparrach
    Gastroenterology Department, Institut de Malalties Digestives i Metaboliques, CIBER HEPAD, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Am J Gastroenterol 102:1632-9. 2007
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Hepatorenal syndrome: a dreaded complication of end-stage liver disease
    Andres Cardenas
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 110 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 100:460-7. 2005
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Chylous ascites
    Andres Cardenas
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 97:1896-900. 2002
  51. ncbi request reprint Bile duct hepatocellular carcinoma thrombi
    Hugo Uchima-Koecklin
    GI Endoscopy Unit, Institut de Malalties Digestives i Metaboliques, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Gastroenterol Hepatol 35:326-9. 2012
    ..We report a case of a 34-year-old male patient with common bile duct invasion secondary to HCC that mimicked choledocholithiasis. The diagnosis of HCC was confirmed after thrombi extraction during ERCP...