Kevin P Charpentier
Affiliation: Rhode Island Hospital
- Intention to treat survival following liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma within a donor service areaKevin P Charpentier
Division of Transplant Surgery, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
HPB (Oxford) 10:412-5. 2008..This study aimed to assess the impact of wait times on patient survival following liver transplantation for hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) in a single donor service area...
- Removing patients from the liver transplant wait list: A survey of US liver transplant programsKevin P Charpentier
Rhode Island Hospital, Department of Surgery, Division of Transplant Surgery, Providence, RI 02903, USA
Liver Transpl 14:303-7. 2008..In conclusion, there is a lack of agreement and standardization among US liver transplant programs regarding who should be removed from the wait list for a change in clinical status...
- Irreversible electroporation of the pancreas in swine: a pilot studyKevin P Charpentier
Department of Surgery, Rhode Island Hospital and the Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
HPB (Oxford) 12:348-51. 2010..Irreversible electroporation (IRE) is a novel, non-thermal method of tissue ablation using short pulses of high-voltage DC current to ablate tissue...
- Irreversible electroporation of the liver and liver hilum in swineKevin P Charpentier
Department of Surgery, Rode Island Hospital and Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
HPB (Oxford) 13:168-73. 2011..We studied the safety and efficacy of IRE for the ablation of liver tissue around the liver hilum. We also studied the ability of triphenyltetrazolium chloride staining (TTC) to predict the zone of ablation after IRE...
- Microwave ablation of focal hepatic malignancies regardless of size: A 9-year retrospective study of 64 patientsErica S Alexander
Rhode Island Hospital, Department of Diagnostic Imaging, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, United States Electronic address
Eur J Radiol 84:1083-90. 2015..To retrospectively evaluate the safety and efficacy of microwave ablation (MWA) as treatment for single, focal hepatic malignancies...
- Intra-operative microwave ablation of liver malignancies with tumour permittivity feedback control: a prospective ablate and resect studyLinda Ratanaprasatporn
Alpert Medical School at Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
HPB (Oxford) 15:997-1001. 2013..This prospective case series evaluates the feasibility and efficacy of MWA of liver malignancies using a device with tumour permittivity feedback control...