Timothy J Davern

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Measurement of serum acetaminophen-protein adducts in patients with acute liver failure
    Timothy J Davern
    University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA corrected
    Gastroenterology 130:687-94. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: analysis of survival according to the intention-to-treat principle and dropout from the waiting list
    Francis Y Yao
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0538, USA
    Liver Transpl 8:873-83. 2002
  3. doi request reprint Excellent outcome following down-staging of hepatocellular carcinoma prior to liver transplantation: an intention-to-treat analysis
    Francis Y Yao
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Hepatology 48:819-27. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint A follow-up analysis of the pattern and predictors of dropout from the waiting list for liver transplantation in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma: implications for the current organ allocation policy
    Francis Y Yao
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    Liver Transpl 9:684-92. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Leukotriene antagonists
    Timothy J Davern
    University of California, Division of Gastroenterology, 513 Parnassus Avenue, Room S 357, San Francisco 94143, CA, USA
    Clin Liver Dis 7:501-12, viii. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint A prospective study on downstaging of hepatocellular carcinoma prior to liver transplantation
    Francis Y Yao
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 0538, USA
    Liver Transpl 11:1505-14. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Eosinophilic hepatitis caused by lamotrigine
    Oren K Fix
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 4:xxvi. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Detection of acetaminophen protein adducts in children with acute liver failure of indeterminate cause
    Laura P James
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children s Hospital Research Institute, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e676-81. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Results of a prospective study of acute liver failure at 17 tertiary care centers in the United States
    George Ostapowicz
    Department of Medicine, Gold Coast Hospital, 108 Nerang Street, Southport, QLD 4215, Australia
    Ann Intern Med 137:947-54. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Predicting prognosis in acute liver failure: Ammonia and the risk of cerebral edema
    Timothy J Davern
    Hepatology 46:1679-81. 2007

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Measurement of serum acetaminophen-protein adducts in patients with acute liver failure
    Timothy J Davern
    University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA corrected
    Gastroenterology 130:687-94. 2006
    ..Measurement of serum adducts might improve diagnostic accuracy in acute liver failure (ALF) patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma: analysis of survival according to the intention-to-treat principle and dropout from the waiting list
    Francis Y Yao
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0538, USA
    Liver Transpl 8:873-83. 2002
    ..Our results support recent changes in the scheme of organ allocation aimed at reducing the dropout rate and improving outcome for patients with HCC awaiting OLT...
  3. doi request reprint Excellent outcome following down-staging of hepatocellular carcinoma prior to liver transplantation: an intention-to-treat analysis
    Francis Y Yao
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Hepatology 48:819-27. 2008
    ..2% and 92.1%, respectively. No patient had HCC recurrence after a median posttransplantation follow-up of 25 months. The only factor predicting treatment failure was pretreatment alpha-fetoprotein >1,000 ng/mL...
  4. ncbi request reprint A follow-up analysis of the pattern and predictors of dropout from the waiting list for liver transplantation in patients with hepatocellular carcinoma: implications for the current organ allocation policy
    Francis Y Yao
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, University of California, San Francisco 94143, USA
    Liver Transpl 9:684-92. 2003
    ..004). In conclusion, the low dropout rate in the first 6 months and the differing dropout risks based on tumor characteristics support further refinements in the HCC-adjusted MELD organ allocation scheme...
  5. ncbi request reprint Leukotriene antagonists
    Timothy J Davern
    University of California, Division of Gastroenterology, 513 Parnassus Avenue, Room S 357, San Francisco 94143, CA, USA
    Clin Liver Dis 7:501-12, viii. 2003
    ..It is in context of this heightened awareness of hepatotoxicity, particularly associated with new high profile drugs, that the authors reviews the published data regarding liver injury related to a novel group of asthma drugs...
  6. ncbi request reprint A prospective study on downstaging of hepatocellular carcinoma prior to liver transplantation
    Francis Y Yao
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143 0538, USA
    Liver Transpl 11:1505-14. 2005
    ..3 and 81.8% at 1 and 2 yr, respectively. In conclusion, successful tumor downstaging can be achieved in the majority of carefully selected patients, but longer follow-up is needed to further access the risk of HCC recurrence after OLT...
  7. ncbi request reprint Eosinophilic hepatitis caused by lamotrigine
    Oren K Fix
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 4:xxvi. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Detection of acetaminophen protein adducts in children with acute liver failure of indeterminate cause
    Laura P James
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children s Hospital Research Institute, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA
    Pediatrics 118:e676-81. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to use a new assay for the detection of acetaminophen cysteine protein adducts in children with acute liver failure to determine the role of acetaminophen toxicity in acute liver failure of unknown cause...
  9. ncbi request reprint Results of a prospective study of acute liver failure at 17 tertiary care centers in the United States
    George Ostapowicz
    Department of Medicine, Gold Coast Hospital, 108 Nerang Street, Southport, QLD 4215, Australia
    Ann Intern Med 137:947-54. 2002
    ..Because acute liver failure is rare, related data have been sparse. Studies have suggested that viral hepatitis is the most common underlying cause of this condition...
  10. ncbi request reprint Predicting prognosis in acute liver failure: Ammonia and the risk of cerebral edema
    Timothy J Davern
    Hepatology 46:1679-81. 2007
  11. pmc False positive acetaminophen concentrations in patients with liver injury
    Julie Polson
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 5959 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Clin Chim Acta 391:24-30. 2008
    ..However, recent case reports have suggested that acetaminophen concentrations may be falsely increased in the presence of hyperbilirubinemia...
  12. ncbi request reprint Acetaminophen-induced acute liver failure: results of a United States multicenter, prospective study
    Anne M Larson
    Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, 98195, USA
    Hepatology 42:1364-72. 2005
    ..Susceptible patients have concomitant depression, chronic pain, alcohol or narcotic use, and/or take several preparations simultaneously. Education of patients, physicians, and pharmacies to limit high-risk use settings is recommended...
  13. ncbi request reprint Complications and use of intracranial pressure monitoring in patients with acute liver failure and severe encephalopathy
    Javier Vaquero
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 303 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Liver Transpl 11:1581-9. 2005
    ..In view of the high 30-day survival rate after LT, future studies of the impact of intracranial hypertension should also focus on long-term neurological recovery from ALF...
  14. ncbi request reprint Acetaminophen hepatotoxicity
    Timothy J Davern
    Hepatology 40:1021-2; discussion 1022. 2004
  15. ncbi request reprint Viral hepatitis-related acute liver failure
    Frank Vinholt Schiødt
    Department of Gastroenterology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Gastroenterol 98:448-53. 2003
    ..We aimed to determine the incidence of viral hepatitis-related ALF and to compare the outcome and clinical and biochemical variables in patients with hepatitis A and B...
  16. doi request reprint Screening for Wilson disease in acute liver failure: a comparison of currently available diagnostic tests
    Jessica D Korman
    Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, USA
    Hepatology 48:1167-74. 2008
    ..In addition, an AST:ALT ratio >2.2 yielded a sensitivity of 94%, a specificity of 86%, and a likelihood ratio of 7 for diagnosing fulminant WD. Combining the tests provided a diagnostic sensitivity and specificity of 100%...