Carl L Berg

Summary

Affiliation: University of Virginia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Liver transplant recipient survival benefit with living donation in the model for endstage liver disease allocation era
    Carl L Berg
    Department of Medicine, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0708, USA
    Hepatology 54:1313-21. 2011
  2. pmc Improvement in survival associated with adult-to-adult living donor liver transplantation
    Carl L Berg
    Department of Medicine, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    Gastroenterology 133:1806-13. 2007
  3. pmc Addition of adult-to-adult living donation to liver transplant programs improves survival but at an increased cost
    Patrick G Northup
    Department of Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Liver Transpl 15:148-62. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Pretransplant predictors of recovery of renal function after liver transplantation
    Patrick G Northup
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0708, USA
    Liver Transpl 16:440-6. 2010
  5. doi request reprint The role of anti-fibrinolytics, rFVIIa and other pro-coagulants: prophylactic versus rescue?
    Neeral L Shah
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, West Complex Box 800708, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Clin Liver Dis 13:87-93. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Unresectable cholangiocarcinoma: comparison of survival in biliary stenting alone versus stenting with photodynamic therapy
    Michel Kahaleh
    Digestive Health Center, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908 0708, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:290-7. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Methylphenidate-induced autoimmune hepatitis
    Jason J Lewis
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 52:594-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of primary sclerosing cholangitis and celiac disease: a case report and review of the literature
    Abdullah M S Al-Osaimi
    Digestive Health Center of Excellence, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908 0708, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 49:438-43. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Preoperative delta-MELD score does not independently predict mortality after liver transplantation
    Patrick G Northup
    Digestive Health Center of Excellence, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Am J Transplant 4:1643-9. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Cost minimization in endoscopy center scheduling: a case-controlled study
    Patrick G Northup
    Digestive Health Center of Excellence, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 39:268-72. 2005

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Liver transplant recipient survival benefit with living donation in the model for endstage liver disease allocation era
    Carl L Berg
    Department of Medicine, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0708, USA
    Hepatology 54:1313-21. 2011
    ..39; P = 0.0003) and MELD ≥ 15 (HR = 0.42; P = 0.0006). Among candidates with HCC, a benefit of LDLT was not seen for MELD <15 (HR = 0.82, P = 0.65) but was seen for MELD ≥ 15 (HR = 0.29, P = 0.043)...
  2. pmc Improvement in survival associated with adult-to-adult living donor liver transplantation
    Carl L Berg
    Department of Medicine, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    Gastroenterology 133:1806-13. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether there is a survival benefit of adult LDLT...
  3. pmc Addition of adult-to-adult living donation to liver transplant programs improves survival but at an increased cost
    Patrick G Northup
    Department of Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Liver Transpl 15:148-62. 2009
    ..The addition of LDLT to a standard waiting list DDLT program is effective at improving recipient survival and preventing waiting list deaths but at a greater cost...
  4. doi request reprint Pretransplant predictors of recovery of renal function after liver transplantation
    Patrick G Northup
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0708, USA
    Liver Transpl 16:440-6. 2010
    ..Liver transplant candidates requiring less than 30 days of pretransplant RRT are likely to spontaneously recover renal function after liver transplantation, whereas those on RRT for more than 90 days are not...
  5. doi request reprint The role of anti-fibrinolytics, rFVIIa and other pro-coagulants: prophylactic versus rescue?
    Neeral L Shah
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, West Complex Box 800708, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Clin Liver Dis 13:87-93. 2009
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Unresectable cholangiocarcinoma: comparison of survival in biliary stenting alone versus stenting with photodynamic therapy
    Michel Kahaleh
    Digestive Health Center, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908 0708, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 6:290-7. 2008
    ..We compared survival in patients with unresectable cholangiocarcinoma undergoing endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) with PDT and stent placement with a group undergoing ERCP with stent placement alone...
  7. ncbi request reprint Methylphenidate-induced autoimmune hepatitis
    Jason J Lewis
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 52:594-7. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Association of primary sclerosing cholangitis and celiac disease: a case report and review of the literature
    Abdullah M S Al-Osaimi
    Digestive Health Center of Excellence, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908 0708, USA
    Dig Dis Sci 49:438-43. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Preoperative delta-MELD score does not independently predict mortality after liver transplantation
    Patrick G Northup
    Digestive Health Center of Excellence, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Am J Transplant 4:1643-9. 2004
    ..Allocation policymakers should consider that a high delta-MELD in the immediate pretransplant period does not indicate greater posttransplant mortality...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cost minimization in endoscopy center scheduling: a case-controlled study
    Patrick G Northup
    Digestive Health Center of Excellence, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Clin Gastroenterol 39:268-72. 2005
    ..We report the first controlled study designed to evaluate the effect of an early morning fast-track triage endoscopy unit on the cost and length of stay of a general GI inpatient population...
  11. pmc Model for End-Stage Liver Disease (MELD) predicts nontransplant surgical mortality in patients with cirrhosis
    Patrick G Northup
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Ann Surg 242:244-51. 2005
    ..We sought to determine the ability of the Model for End-Stage Liver Disease (MELD) score to predict 30-day postoperative mortality for patients with cirrhosis undergoing nontransplant surgical procedures...
  12. doi request reprint Mechanical pleurodesis aided by peritoneal drainage: procedure for hepatic hydrothorax
    Patrick G Northup
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:245-50. 2009
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint NASH and cryptogenic cirrhosis: a histological analysis
    Stephen H Caldwell
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Digestive Health Center, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Ann Hepatol 8:346-52. 2009
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Coagulopathy does not fully protect hospitalized cirrhosis patients from peripheral venous thromboembolism
    Patrick G Northup
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 101:1524-8; quiz 1680. 2006
    ..This study aims to determine the incidence and predictors of venous thromboembolism (VTE), such as deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary embolism, in hospitalized patients with cirrhosis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Recurrent demyelinating myelitis associated with hepatitis C viral infection
    Amrit K Grewal
    Department of Neurology, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, PO Box 800394, 22911, USA
    J Neurol Sci 224:101-6. 2004
    ..This is the first report of pathologically proven myelitis associated with HCV infection and we suggest that HCV be considered in the differential diagnosis of the transverse myelitis syndrome...
  16. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the grading of esophageal varices by transnasal endoluminal ultrasound and esophagogastroduodenoscopy
    Leonard Kane
    Digestive Health Center of Excellence, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908 0708, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 3:806-10. 2005
    ..High-resolution endoluminal ultrasound 20 MHz (HRES) has been shown to detect varices accurately and can be performed without sedation. Our aim was to compare the detection of esophageal varices by transnasal HRES and EGD...
  17. ncbi request reprint Intermittent disconjugate gaze: a novel finding in nonalcoholic steatohepatitis and cryptogenic cirrhosis
    Abdullah M S Al-Osaimi
    Hepatology 41:943. 2005