Stuart McPherson

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Postoperative methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus enteritis following hysterectomy: a case report and review of the literature
    Stuart McPherson
    Department of Gastroenterology, South Tyneside Hospitals Foundation NHS Trust, South Shields, UK
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 17:1225-7. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Simple non-invasive fibrosis scoring systems can reliably exclude advanced fibrosis in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Stuart McPherson
    Liver Unit, Level 6, Freeman Hospital, Freeman Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Gut 59:1265-9. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Are simple noninvasive scoring systems for fibrosis reliable in patients with NAFLD and normal ALT levels?
    Stuart McPherson
    Liver Unit, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Trust, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25:652-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Evidence of NAFLD progression from steatosis to fibrosing-steatohepatitis using paired biopsies: implications for prognosis and clinical management
    Stuart McPherson
    Institute of Cellular Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom Liver Unit, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Trust, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom Electronic address
    J Hepatol 62:1148-55. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Serum immunoglobulin levels predict fibrosis in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Stuart McPherson
    Liver Unit, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Trust, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom Institute of Cellular Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom Electronic address
    J Hepatol 60:1055-62. 2014
  6. pmc Plasma DNA methylation: a potential biomarker for stratification of liver fibrosis in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Timothy Hardy
    Fibrosis Laboratories, Institute of Cellular Medicine, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Gut . 2016
  7. ncbi request reprint Intravenous immunoglobulin for the treatment of severe, refractory, and recurrent Clostridium difficile diarrhea
    Stuart McPherson
    Department of Gastroenterology, South Tyneside District Hospital, Harton Lane, South Shields, NE34 0PL, United Kingdom
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:640-5. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Age as a Confounding Factor for the Accurate Non-Invasive Diagnosis of Advanced NAFLD Fibrosis
    Stuart McPherson
    Institute of Cellular Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Am J Gastroenterol . 2016

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  1. ncbi request reprint Postoperative methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus enteritis following hysterectomy: a case report and review of the literature
    Stuart McPherson
    Department of Gastroenterology, South Tyneside Hospitals Foundation NHS Trust, South Shields, UK
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 17:1225-7. 2005
    ..By day 10 stool cultures had grown methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, establishing the diagnosis. To our knowledge this is the first report of methicillin-resistant S. aureus enteritis following hysterectomy...
  2. doi request reprint Simple non-invasive fibrosis scoring systems can reliably exclude advanced fibrosis in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Stuart McPherson
    Liver Unit, Level 6, Freeman Hospital, Freeman Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Gut 59:1265-9. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the diagnostic performance of simple non-invasive tests in identifying advanced fibrosis among patients with biopsy-proven NAFLD...
  3. doi request reprint Are simple noninvasive scoring systems for fibrosis reliable in patients with NAFLD and normal ALT levels?
    Stuart McPherson
    Liver Unit, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Trust, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 25:652-8. 2013
    ..There is a need for a robust screening tool to triage individuals with advanced fibrosis for specialist care...
  4. doi request reprint Evidence of NAFLD progression from steatosis to fibrosing-steatohepatitis using paired biopsies: implications for prognosis and clinical management
    Stuart McPherson
    Institute of Cellular Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom Liver Unit, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Trust, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom Electronic address
    J Hepatol 62:1148-55. 2015
    ..Our aim was to assess the histological severity of NAFLD in a cohort with serial biopsy data, and determine factors predicting progression...
  5. doi request reprint Serum immunoglobulin levels predict fibrosis in patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Stuart McPherson
    Liver Unit, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Trust, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom Institute of Cellular Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom Electronic address
    J Hepatol 60:1055-62. 2014
    ..Aim of this study was to evaluate serum immunoglobulin levels (IgA, IgG, and IgM) in a large cohort of patients with biopsy-proven NAFLD and determine if immunoglobulin levels are associated with clinical or histological features...
  6. pmc Plasma DNA methylation: a potential biomarker for stratification of liver fibrosis in non-alcoholic fatty liver disease
    Timothy Hardy
    Fibrosis Laboratories, Institute of Cellular Medicine, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Gut . 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to assess whether DNA methylation of circulating DNA could be detected in human plasma and potentially used to stratify liver fibrosis severity in patients with NAFLD...
  7. ncbi request reprint Intravenous immunoglobulin for the treatment of severe, refractory, and recurrent Clostridium difficile diarrhea
    Stuart McPherson
    Department of Gastroenterology, South Tyneside District Hospital, Harton Lane, South Shields, NE34 0PL, United Kingdom
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:640-5. 2006
    ..Intravenous immunoglobulin has been advocated in these patients. This study was designed to assess the response of patients with refractory, recurrent, or severe Clostridium difficile diarrhea to intravenous immunoglobulin...
  8. doi request reprint Age as a Confounding Factor for the Accurate Non-Invasive Diagnosis of Advanced NAFLD Fibrosis
    Stuart McPherson
    Institute of Cellular Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Am J Gastroenterol . 2016
    ..However, these scores were principally developed and validated in patients aged between 35 and 65 years of age. The objective of this study was to assess the effect of age on the performance of non-invasive fibrosis tests in NAFLD...