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2020

PORTICO: First Randomized Controlled Trial of Vasomodulator Therapy in Portopulmonary Hypertension

Raevens, S. & Fallon, M. B., May 1 2020, In : Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.). 71, 5, p. 1870-1872 3 p.

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Underutilization of Hospice in Inpatients with Cirrhosis: The NACSELD Experience

O’Leary, J. G., Tandon, P., Reddy, K. R., Biggins, S. W., Wong, F., Kamath, P. S., Garcia-Tsao, G., Maliakkal, B., Lai, J., Fallon, M., Vargas, H. E., Thuluvath, P., Subramanian, R., Thacker, L. R. & Bajaj, J. S., Jan 1 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Digestive diseases and sciences.

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2019

A novel KDM5A/MPC-1 signaling pathway promotes pancreatic cancer progression via redirecting mitochondrial pyruvate metabolism

Cui, J., Quan, M., Xie, D., Gao, Y., Guha, S., Fallon, M. B., Chen, J. & Xie, K., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Oncogene.

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Emricasan Improves Liver Function in Patients With Cirrhosis and High Model for End-Stage Liver Disease Scores Compared With Placebo

Frenette, C. T., Morelli, G., Shiffman, M. L., Frederick, R. T., Rubin, R. A., Fallon, M. B., Cheng, J. T., Cave, M., Khaderi, S. A., Massoud, O., Pyrsopoulos, N., Park, J. S., Robinson, J. M., Yamashita, M., Spada, A. P., Chan, J. L. & Hagerty, D. T., Mar 2019, In : Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 17, 4, p. 774-783.e4

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Open Access
16 Scopus citations

High Prevalence of Hepatic Fibrosis, Measured by Elastography, in a Population-Based Study of Mexican Americans

Watt, G. P., Lee, M., Pan, J. J., Fallon, M. B., Loomba, R., Beretta, L., McCormick, J. B. & Fisher-Hoch, S. P., Apr 2019, In : Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 17, 5, p. 968-975.e5

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2 Scopus citations

Impact of Chronic Kidney Disease on Outcomes in Cirrhosis

Wong, F., Reddy, K. R., O’Leary, J. G., Tandon, P., Biggins, S. W., Garcia-Tsao, G., Maliakkal, B. J., Lai, J. C., Fallon, M. B., Vargas, H. E., Subramanian, R., Thuluvath, P. J., Kamath, P. S., Thacker, L. & Bajaj, J. S., Jun 2019, In : Liver Transplantation. 25, 6, p. 870-880 11 p.

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8 Scopus citations

Increasing economic burden in hospitalized patients with cirrhosis: Analysis of a national database

Desai, A. P., Mohan, P., Nokes, B., Sheth, D., Knapp, S., Boustani, M., Chalasani, N., Fallon, M. B. & Calhoun, E. A., Jan 1 2019, In : Clinical and translational gastroenterology. 10, 7, e-00062.

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Open Access
1 Scopus citations

Nosocomial Infections Are Frequent and Negatively Impact Outcomes in Hospitalized Patients With Cirrhosis

Bajaj, J. S., OʼLeary, J. G., Tandon, P., Wong, F., Garcia-Tsao, G., Kamath, P. S., Biggins, S. W., Lai, J. C., Vargas, H. E., Maliakkal, B., Fallon, M. B., Thuluvath, P. J., Subramanian, R. M., Thacker, L. R. & Reddy, K. R., Jul 1 2019, In : The American journal of gastroenterology. 114, 7, p. 1091-1100 10 p.

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2 Scopus citations

Outcomes After Listing for Liver Transplant in Patients With Acute-on-Chronic Liver Failure: The Multicenter North American Consortium for the Study of End-Stage Liver Disease Experience

O’Leary, J. G., Bajaj, J. S., Tandon, P., Biggins, S. W., Wong, F., Kamath, P. S., Garcia-Tsao, G., Maliakkal, B., Lai, J., Fallon, M., Vargas, H. E., Thuluvath, P., Subramanian, R., Thacker, L. R. & Reddy, K. R., Apr 2019, In : Liver Transplantation. 25, 4, p. 571-579 9 p.

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10 Scopus citations

Outcomes in Patients with Cirrhosis on Primary Compared to Secondary Prophylaxis for Spontaneous Bacterial Peritonitis

Bajaj, J. S., Tandon, P., O'Leary, J. G., Wong, F., Biggins, S. W., Garcia-Tsao, G., Kamath, P. S., Maliakkal, B., Fallon, M. B., Lai, J. C., Thuluvath, P. J., Vargas, H. E., Subramanian, R. M., Thacker, L. R. & Reddy, K. R., Apr 1 2019, In : American Journal of Gastroenterology. 114, 4, p. 599-606 8 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Pulse Oximetry Is Insensitive for Detection of Hepatopulmonary Syndrome in Patients Evaluated for Liver Transplantation

for the Pulmonary Vascular Complications of Liver Disease 2 Study Group, Jan 2019, In : Hepatology. 69, 1, p. 270-281 12 p.

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Open Access
5 Scopus citations

Sorafenib in Hepatopulmonary Syndrome: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial

Kawut, S. M., Ellenberg, S. S., Krowka, M. J., Goldberg, D., Vargas, H., Koch, D., Sharkoski, T., Al-Naamani, N., Fox, A., Brown, R., Levitsky, J., Oh, J. K., Lin, G., Song, N., Mottram, C., Doyle, M. F., Kaplan, D. E., Gupta, S. & Fallon, M. B., Aug 2019, In : Liver Transplantation. 25, 8, p. 1155-1164 10 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Targets to improve quality of care for patients with hepatic encephalopathy: data from a multi-centre cohort

Bajaj, J. S., O’Leary, J. G., Tandon, P., Wong, F., Kamath, P. S., Biggins, S. W., Garcia-Tsao, G., Lai, J., Fallon, M. B., Thuluvath, P. J., Vargas, H. E., Maliakkal, B., Subramanian, R. M., Thacker, L. R. & Reddy, K. R., Jun 2019, In : Alimentary Pharmacology and Therapeutics. 49, 12, p. 1518-1527 10 p.

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3 Scopus citations
2018

Clinical Impact of Intrapulmonary Vascular Dilatation in Candidates for Liver Transplant

DuBrock, H. M., Krowka, M. J., Forde, K. A., Krok, K., Patel, M., Sharkoski, T., Sprys, M., Lin, G., Oh, J. K., Mottram, C. D., Scanlon, P. D., Fallon, M. B. & Kawut, S. M., Feb 2018, In : CHEST. 153, 2, p. 414-426 13 p.

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5 Scopus citations

NACSELD acute-on-chronic liver failure (NACSELD-ACLF) score predicts 30-day survival in hospitalized patients with cirrhosis

O'Leary, J. G., Reddy, K. R., Garcia-Tsao, G., Biggins, S. W., Wong, F., Fallon, M. B., Subramanian, R. M., Kamath, P. S., Thuluvath, P., Vargas, H. E., Maliakkal, B., Tandon, P., Lai, J., Thacker, L. R. & Bajaj, J. S., Jun 2018, In : Hepatology. 67, 6, p. 2367-2374 8 p.

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Open Access
46 Scopus citations

Prediction of Fungal Infection Development and Their Impact on Survival Using the NACSELD Cohort

Bajaj, J. S., Reddy, K. R., Tandon, P., Wong, F., Kamath, P. S., Biggins, S. W., Garcia-Tsao, G., Fallon, M., Maliakkal, B., Lai, J., Vargas, H. E., Subramanian, R. M., Thuluvath, P., Thacker, L. R. & O'Leary, J. G., Apr 1 2018, In : American Journal of Gastroenterology. 113, 4, p. 556-563 8 p.

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20 Scopus citations

The Impact of Albumin Use on Resolution of Hyponatremia in Hospitalized Patients With Cirrhosis

Bajaj, J. S., Tandon, P., O’Leary, J. G., Biggins, S. W., Wong, F., Kamath, P. S., Garcia-Tsao, G., Maliakkal, B., Lai, J. C., Fallon, M., Thuluvath, P., Vargas, H. E., Subramanian, R. M., Thacker, L. R. & Reddy, K. R., Sep 1 2018, In : American Journal of Gastroenterology. 113, 9, p. 1339-1344 6 p.

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9 Scopus citations
2017

Acute Kidney Injury in Cirrhosis: Baseline Serum Creatinine Predicts Patient Outcomes

North American Consortium for the Study of End-Stage Liver Disease (NACSELD), Jul 1 2017, In : American Journal of Gastroenterology. 112, 7, p. 1103-1110 8 p.

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26 Scopus citations

A Karnofsky performance status–based score predicts death after hospital discharge in patients with cirrhosis

North American Consortium for the Study of End-Stage Liver Disease, Jan 1 2017, In : Hepatology. 65, 1, p. 217-224 8 p.

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27 Scopus citations

Child-Turcotte-Pugh Class is Best at Stratifying Risk in Variceal Hemorrhage: Analysis of a US Multicenter Prospective Study

for the Vapreotide Study Group, Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of clinical gastroenterology. 51, 5, p. 446-453 8 p.

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25 Scopus citations

Fatty acids in non-alcoholic steatohepatitis: Focus on pentadecanoic acid

Yoo, W., Gjuka, D., Stevenson, H. L., Song, X., Shen, H., Yoo, S. Y., Wang, J., Fallon, M., Ioannou, G. N., Harrison, S. A. & Beretta, L., Dec 2017, In : PloS one. 12, 12, e0189965.

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Open Access
11 Scopus citations

Frequency of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease and Subclinical Atherosclerosis Among Young Mexican Americans

Gill, C., Vatcheva, K. P., Pan, J. J., Smulevitz, B., McPherson, D. D., Fallon, M., McCormick, J. B., Fisher-Hoch, S. P. & Laing, S. T., Jun 1 2017, In : American Journal of Cardiology. 119, 11, p. 1717-1722 6 p.

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12 Scopus citations

Gender-Specific Differences in Baseline, Peak, and Delta Serum Creatinine: The NACSELD Experience

O’Leary, J. G., Wong, F., Reddy, K. R., Garcia-Tsao, G., Kamath, P. S., Biggins, S. W., Fallon, M. B., Subramanian, R. M., Maliakkal, B., Thacker, L. & Bajaj, J. S., Mar 1 2017, In : Digestive Diseases and Sciences. 62, 3, p. 768-776 9 p.

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6 Scopus citations

Hepatic Encephalopathy Is Associated With Mortality in Patients With Cirrhosis Independent of Other Extrahepatic Organ Failures

Bajaj, J. S., O'Leary, J. G., Tandon, P., Wong, F., Garcia-Tsao, G., Kamath, P. S., Maliakkal, B., Biggins, S. W., Thuluvath, P. J., Fallon, M. B., Subramanian, R. M., Vargas, H. E., Lai, J., Thacker, L. R. & Reddy, K. R., Apr 1 2017, In : Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 15, 4, p. 565-574.e4

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35 Scopus citations

Isolated intrapulmonary vascular dilatations and the risk of developing hepatopulmonary syndrome in liver transplant candidates

on behalf of the Latin American Liver Research, Educational and Awareness Network (LALREAN), Jan 1 2017, In : Annals of hepatology. 16, 4, p. 548-554 7 p.

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Open Access
1 Scopus citations
2016

Cirrhosis and advanced fibrosis in Hispanics in Texas: The dominant contribution of central obesity

Jiao, J., Watt, G. P., Lee, M., Rahbar, M. H., Vatcheva, K. P., Pan, J. J., McCormick, J. B., Fisher-Hoch, S. P., Fallon, M. B. & Beretta, L., Mar 2016, In : PloS one. 11, 3, e0150978.

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Open Access
7 Scopus citations

Hepatitis C virus in Mexican Americans: A population-based study reveals relatively high prevalence and negative association with diabetes

Watt, G. P., Vatcheva, K. P., Beretta, L., Pan, J. J., Fallon, M. B., McCormick, J. B. & Fisher-Hoch, S. P., Jan 1 2016, In : Epidemiology and infection. 144, 2, p. 297-305 9 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Role of splenic reservoir monocytes in pulmonary vascular monocyte accumulation in experimental hepatopulmonary syndrome

Wu, W., Zhang, J., Yang, W., Hu, B. & Fallon, M. B., Nov 1 2016, In : Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology (Australia). 31, 11, p. 1888-1894 7 p.

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Open Access
4 Scopus citations

Terlipressin Plus Albumin Is More Effective Than Albumin Alone in Improving Renal Function in Patients with Cirrhosis and Hepatorenal Syndrome Type 1

Boyer, T. D., Sanyal, A. J., Wong, F., Frederick, R. T., Lake, J. R., O'Leary, J. G., Ganger, D., Jamil, K., Pappas, S. C., Sigal, S. H., Munoz, S. J., Patel, V., Kwo, P. Y., Bajaj, J. S., Hassanein, T. I., Shetty, K., Satoskar, R., Reddy, K. R., Mayo, M., Araya, V. & 46 others, Hashemi, N., Feyssa, E., Rossaro, L., Kravetz, D., Grewal, P., Subramanian, R., Korenblat, K., Genyk, Y. S., Regenstein, F., Buell, J. F., Shores, N. J., Emre, S. H., Duchini, A., Zaman, A., Olivera-Martinez, M. A., Porayko, M. K., Befeler, A. S., Reddy, K. G., Del Pilar Hernandez, M., Zucker, S. D., Vargas, H. E., Curry, M., Said, A., Kowdley, K. V., Box, T., Barnes, D. S., Pépin, M. N., Rudraraju, M., Angulo, P., Monsour, H. P., Wolf, D., Howell, C., Regenstein, F. G., Sanchez, A., Elbeshbeshy, H., Fallon, M. B., Swales, C., Sass, D. A., Sotil, E. U., McGuire, B., Gilroy, R. K., Guerrero, J. A., Wong, M. N., Shaikh, O., Gonzalez, S. & Kayali, Z., Jun 1 2016, In : Gastroenterology. 150, 7, p. 1579-1589.e2

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81 Scopus citations

The 3-month readmission rate remains unacceptably high in a large North American cohort of patients with cirrhosis

North American Consortium for the Study of End-Stage Liver Disease, Jul 1 2016, In : Hepatology. 64, 1, p. 200-208 9 p.

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Open Access
96 Scopus citations

The precarious health of young Mexican American men in South Texas, cameron county hispanic cohort, 2004-2015

Watt, G. P., Vatcheva, K. P., Griffith, D. M., Reininger, B. M., Beretta, L., Fallon, M. B., McCormick, J. B. & Fisher-Hoch, S. P., Jan 1 2016, In : Preventing Chronic Disease. 13, 8, 160020.

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Open Access
8 Scopus citations
2015

Burden of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and advanced fibrosis in a Texas Hispanic community cohort

Pan, J. J., Fisher-Hoch, S. P., Chen, C., Feldstein, A. E., McCormick, J. B., Rahbar, M. H., Beretta, L. & Fallon, M. B., Jan 1 2015, In : World Journal of Hepatology. 7, 11, p. 1586-1594 9 p.

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Open Access
7 Scopus citations

Hepatitis C virus antibody positivity and predictors among previously undiagnosed adult primary care outpatients: Cross-sectional analysis of a multisite retrospective cohort study

Smith, B. D., Yartel, A. K., Krauskopf, K., Massoud, O. I., Brown, K. A., Fallon, M. B. & Rein, D. B., Apr 15 2015, In : Clinical Infectious Diseases. 60, 8, p. 1145-1152 8 p.

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Open Access
22 Scopus citations

High risk of delisting or death in liver transplant candidates following infections: Results from the North American consortium for the study of end-stage liver disease

Reddy, K. R., O'Leary, J. G., Kamath, P. S., Fallon, M. B., Biggins, S. W., Wong, F., Patton, H. M., Garcia-Tsao, G., Subramanian, R. M., Thacker, L. R. & Bajaj, J. S., Jul 1 2015, In : Liver Transplantation. 21, 7, p. 881-888 8 p.

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38 Scopus citations

HIV Infection Status as a Predictor of Hepatitis C Virus RNA Testing in Primary Care

Yartel, A. K., Morgan, R. L., Rein, D. B., Brown, K. A., Kil, N. B., Massoud, O. I., Fallon, M. B. & Smith, B. D., Sep 1 2015, In : American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 49, 3, p. 423-427 5 p., 4367.

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Liver and other gastrointestinal cancers are frequent in Mexican Americans

Garza, A. L., Vatcheva, K. P., Pan, J. J., Rahbar, M. H., Fallon, M. B., McCormick, J. B. & Fisher-Hoch, S. P., May 15 2015, In : Journal of Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities. 3, 1, p. 1-10 10 p.

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5 Scopus citations

Long-term Use of Antibiotics and Proton Pump Inhibitors Predict Development of Infections in Patients With Cirrhosis

O'Leary, J. G., Reddy, K. R., Wong, F., Kamath, P. S., Patton, H. M., Biggins, S. W., Fallon, M. B., Garcia-Tsao, G., Subramanian, R. M., Malik, R., Thacker, L. R. & Bajaj, J. S., Apr 1 2015, In : Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 13, 4, p. 753-759.e2

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67 Scopus citations
2014

Alveolar type II epithelial cell dysfunction in rat experimental hepatopulmonary syndrome (HPS)

Yang, W., Hu, B., Wu, W., Batra, S., Blackburn, M. R., Alcorn, J. L., Fallon, M. B. & Zhang, J., Nov 24 2014, In : PloS one. 9, 11, e113451.

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Open Access
11 Scopus citations
Open Access
25 Scopus citations

Evaluation for liver transplantation in adults: 2013 practice guideline by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the American Society of Transplantation

Martin, P., Dimartini, A., Feng, S., Brown, R. & Fallon, M., Mar 1 2014, In : Hepatology. 59, 3, p. 1144-1165 22 p.

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305 Scopus citations

Gender and racial differences in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease

Pan, J. J. & Fallon, M. B., May 2014, In : World Journal of Hepatology. 6, 5, p. 274-283 10 p.

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Open Access
124 Scopus citations

Gender Preference for the Endoscopist Among Hispanics: The Results of a Prospective Study

Varia, A., Patel, M. K., Tanikella, R., Machicao, V. I., Fallon, M. B. & Lukens, F. J., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health. 16, 5, p. 990-993 4 p.

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7 Scopus citations

Impact of the hepatopulmonary syndrome MELD exception policy on outcomes of patients after liver transplantation: An analysis of the UNOS database

Goldberg, D. S., Krok, K., Batra, S., Trotter, J. F., Kawut, S. M. & Fallon, M. B., May 2014, In : Gastroenterology. 146, 5, p. 1256-1265.e1

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53 Scopus citations

MELD exceptions for portopulmonary hypertension: Current policy and future implementation

Goldberg, D. S., Batra, S., Sahay, S., Kawut, S. M. & Fallon, M. B., Sep 2014, In : American Journal of Transplantation. 14, 9, p. 2081-2087 7 p.

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28 Scopus citations

Survival in infection-related acute-on-chronic liver failure is defined by extrahepatic organ failures

Bajaj, J. S., O'Leary, J. G., Reddy, K. R., Wong, F., Biggins, S. W., Patton, H., Fallon, M. B., Garcia-Tsao, G., Maliakkal, B., Malik, R., Subramanian, R. M., Thacker, L. R. & Kamath, P. S., Jul 2014, In : Hepatology. 60, 1, p. 250-256 7 p.

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198 Scopus citations

The impact of left ventricular hypertrophy on survival in candidates for liver transplantation

Batra, S., Machicao, V. I., Bynon, J. S., Mehta, S., Tanikella, R., Krowka, M. J., Zacks, S., Trotter, J., Roberts, K. E., Brown, R. S., Kawut, S. M. & Fallon, M. B., Jun 2014, In : Liver Transplantation. 20, 6, p. 705-712 8 p.

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11 Scopus citations

The role of receptor tyrosine kinase activation in cholangiocytes and pulmonary vascular endothelium in experimental hepatopulmonary syndrome

Yang, W., Zhang, J., Hu, B., Wu, W., Venter, J., Alpini, G. & Fallon, M. B., Jan 1 2014, In : American Journal of Physiology - Gastrointestinal and Liver Physiology. 306, 1, p. G72-G80

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19 Scopus citations
2013

Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography for suspected choledocholithiasis: Testing the current guidelines

Rubin, M. I. N., Thosani, N. C., Tanikella, R., Wolf, D. S., Fallon, M. B. & Lukens, F. J., Sep 1 2013, In : Digestive and Liver Disease. 45, 9, p. 744-749 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Muscle cramps in liver disease

Mehta, S. S. & Fallon, M. B., Nov 1 2013, In : Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 11, 11, p. 1385-1391 7 p.

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21 Scopus citations

New consensus definition of acute kidney injury accurately predicts 30-day mortality in patients with cirrhosis and infection

Wong, F., O'Leary, J. G., Reddy, K. R., Patton, H., Kamath, P. S., Fallon, M. B., Garcia-Tsao, G., Subramanian, R. M., Malik, R., Maliakkal, B., Thacker, L. R. & Bajaj, J. S., Dec 2013, In : Gastroenterology. 145, 6, p. 1280-1288.e1

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142 Scopus citations