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)...