- Tobacco smoking and solid organ transplantationChris Corbett
Liver Unit, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, United Kingdom
Transplantation 94:979-87. 2012..The adverse impact of smoking by the recipient supports the requirement for a 6-month period of abstinence in lung recipients and cessation before other solid organs...
- A case-control study of transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic stent shunts for patients admitted to intensive care following variceal bleedingChris Corbett
Liver Unit, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25:344-51. 2013..We aim to assess the outcomes following the insertion of covered TIPSS in a real-life intensive care setting...
- The role of Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Stent-Shunt (TIPSS) in the management of variceal hemorrhageChris Corbett
University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Trust, Birmingham, UK
Liver Int 32:1493-504. 2012..Variceal bleeding in cirrhosis represents a lethal complication of their disease. In the last 20 years, management of AVH has improved greatly with reduction in mortality from 43% in 1980 to 15% in 2000...