Affiliation: Medical College of Wisconsin
- Clostridium difficile infection in hospitalized liver transplant patients: a nationwide analysisMuhammad Ali
Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
Liver Transpl 18:972-8. 2012..70, 95% CI = 1.29-2.25). In conclusion, the prevalence of CDI is higher for LT patients versus non-LT patients (2.7% versus 0.9%). CDI is an independent risk factor for mortality in the LT population...
- Deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism in hospitalized patients with cirrhosis: a nationwide analysisMuhammad Ali
Department of Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, 53226, USA
Dig Dis Sci 56:2152-9. 2011..Our aim was to determine burden and risk factors for VTE in cirrhotics from a national sample...
- Chronic kidney disease and end-stage renal disease predict higher risk of mortality in patients with primary upper gastrointestinal bleedingPuneet Sood
Division of Nephrology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
Am J Nephrol 35:216-24. 2012..In this study, we quantify the role of CKD and ESRD as independent predictors of mortality in patients admitted to the hospital with a principal diagnosis of primary upper gastrointestinal bleeding (UGIB)...
- Quantitative pedigree analysis and mitochondrial DNA sequence variants in adults with cyclic vomiting syndromeThangam Venkatesan
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
BMC Gastroenterol 14:181. 2014..We sought to examine the degree of maternal inheritance pattern of functional disorders and the prevalence of mtDNA SNP's16519T and 3010A in adults with CVS and correlate this with age of onset of disease...