2013-01-03 22:42:12 UTC

Gastroenterology Podcast January 2013: When the Spleen Gets Tough, the Varices Get Going

Two papers in the January issue of Gastroenterology, as well as a number of other recent publications, seek to identify noninvasive tests that can evaluate patients w/ cirrhosis for complications such as portal hypertension and varices. Dr. Kuemmerle speaks to the co-author of an editorial in the January issue about these studies, Dr. Guadalupe Garcia-Tsao of the Yale University School of Medicine..

 

 

 

(NOTE: The January print issue of Gastroenterology promotes a different article for this month's podcast, due to a scheduling change after the issue went to press. We apologize for any confusion).  

 

 

 

Castera L, Garcia-Tsao G. When the Spleen Gets Tough, the Varices Get Going. Gastroenterology 2013; January; 144(1): 19-22
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Duration: 13.56m
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Frequency: 44100 HZ

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