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Publication Name World Journal of Gastrointestinal Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Manuscript ID 21266
Country/Territory Singapore
Received
2015-07-02 16:20
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2015-07-09 08:47
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2015-09-05 07:24
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2015-10-13 08:46
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
2015-10-13 21:26
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2015-10-27 18:22
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2015-10-27 18:22
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2016-01-19 21:23
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2016-01-29 11:06
ISSN 2150-5349 (online)
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Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Review
Article Title Clinical applications, limitations and future role of transient elastography in the management of liver disease
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Pik Eu Chang, George Boon-Bee Goh, Jing Hieng Ngu, Hiang Keat Tan and Chee Kiat Tan
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding Author Dr. Pik Eu Chang, Jason, Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Singapore General Hospital, 20 College Road, Level 3, Academia Building, Singapore 169856, Singapore. jason.chang@sgh.com.sg
Key Words Liver stiffness; Transient elastography; Non-invasive; Fibrosis; Chronic
Core Tip Transient elastography (TE) is a reliable tool for the non-invasive assessment of liver fibrosis in routine clinical practice. Although TE has been well validated in chronic viral hepatitis, its clinical role in other liver diseases remains less clear. The advent of new treatment for chronic hepatitis C and emerging prevalence of non-alcoholic steatohepatitis raises new questions on the role of TE in current clinical practice. This review aims to examine the clinical applications, limitations and future role of TE in current clinical practice in light of the changing epidemiology of liver diseases and new clinical management paradigms.
Publish Date 2016-01-29 11:06
Citation Chang PE, Goh GBB, Ngu JH, Tan HK, Tan CK. Clinical applications, limitations and future role of transient elastography in the management of liver disease. World J Gastrointest Pharmacol Ther 2016; 7(1): 91-106
URL http://www.wjgnet.com/2150-5349/full/v7/i1/91.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.4292/wjgpt.v7.i1.91
Full Article (PDF) WJGPT-7-91.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJGPT-7-91.doc
Manuscript File 21266-Review.docx
Answering Reviewers 21266-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 21266-Audio core tip.MP3
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 21266-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 21266-Copyright assignment.pdf
Peer-review Report 21266-Peer-review(s).pdf
Journal Editor-in-Chief Review Report 21266-Journal editor-in-chief review report.pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 21266-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 21266-Scientific editor work list.pdf