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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 29730
Country of Manuscript Source Italy
Received
2016-08-26 09:15
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2016-08-27 16:15
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2016-10-22 22:57
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2016-12-01 16:23
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2016-12-08 15:32
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2016-12-08 15:32
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2016-12-20 07:11
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2016-12-28 20:20
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2017-01-12 13:49
ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
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Specialty Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript type Editorial
Article Title Evolving strategies for liver fibrosis staging: Non-invasive assessment
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Cristina Stasi and Stefano Milani
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Correspondence To Cristina Stasi, MD, PhD, Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University of Florence, Largo Brambilla 3, 50141 Firenze, Italy. cristina.stasi@gmail.com
Keywords Elastography; Non-invasive methods; Chronic liver diseases; Stiffness; Non-invasive serum markers
Core Tip Several studies have demonstrated the accuracy of non-invasive methods to predict significant/advanced fibrosis and cirrhosis and to identify the presence/absence of fibrosis. However, it is still unknown if either non-invasive markers of liver fibrosis or elastography may contribute to a more accurate staging of liver cirrhosis, in terms of prognosis and fibrosis regression after effective therapy. Therefore, future studies are needed to validate non-invasive methods in predicting the different phases of liver cirrhosis.
Publish Date 2017-01-12 13:49
Citation Stasi C, Milani S. Evolving strategies for liver fibrosis staging: the non-invasive assessment. World J Gastroenterol 2017; 23(2): 191-196
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v23/i2/191.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v23.i2.191
Full Article (PDF) WJG-23-191.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJG-23-191.doc
Manuscript File 29730-Review.doc
Answering Reviewers 29730-Answering reviewers.pdf
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Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 29730-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 29730-Copyright assignment.pdf
Non-Native Speakers of English Editing Certificate 29730-Language certificate.pdf
Peer-review Report 29730-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 29730-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 29730-Scientific editor work list.pdf