Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes

Ischemic preconditioning alters hepatic blood supply

Liver surgery has become a safe procedure in the past years and is mainly done because of malignant tumors. A common strategy to reduce blood loss during surgery is to temporarily shut down the blood supply to the liver [pringle ...

Medical research

How to evaluate hemodynamics of gastric varices effectively?

Gastric varices (GV) are an important complication of portal hypertension. As an almost atraumatic method, computed tomography (CT) angiography has been used widely to show the portal vein system. However, the collateral ...

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