Publications by authors named "Eric M Yoshida"

100Publications

Review of Clinically Relevant Drug Interactions with Next Generation Hepatitis C Direct-acting Antiviral Agents.

J Clin Transl Hepatol 2020 Sep 30;8(3):322-335. Epub 2020 Jul 30.

Pharmaceutical Sciences, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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September 2020

Biomarkers for hepatocellular cancer.

World J Hepatol 2020 Sep;12(9):558-573

Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver V5Z 1M9, Canada.

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September 2020

Terlipressin May Decrease In-Hospital Mortality of Cirrhotic Patients with Acute Gastrointestinal Bleeding and Renal Dysfunction: A Retrospective Multicenter Observational Study.

Adv Ther 2020 10 28;37(10):4396-4413. Epub 2020 Aug 28.

Department of Gastroenterology, General Hospital of Northern Theater Command (Formerly Called General Hospital of Shenyang Military Area), Shenyang, China.

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October 2020

Incidence, risk factors, and prognosis of abnormal liver biochemical tests in COVID-19 patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Hepatol Int 2020 Sep 24;14(5):621-637. Epub 2020 Jul 24.

Liver Cirrhosis Study Group, Department of Gastroenterology, General Hospital of Northern Theater Command (formerly called General Hospital of Shenyang Military Area), No. 83 Wenhua Road, Shenyang, 110840, Liaoning Province, People's Republic of China.

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September 2020

COVID-19 in gastroenterology and hepatology: Living with the realities of a historic 21 century pandemic.

Saudi J Gastroenterol 2020 Sep-Oct;26(5):223-225

Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

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September 2020

Granulocyte colony stimulating factor: A potential therapeutic rescue in severe alcoholic hepatitis and decompensated cirrhosis.

Ann Hepatol 2021 Jan-Feb;20:100211. Epub 2020 Jun 6.

Division of Gastroenterology, University of British Columbia and Vancouver General Hospital, Canada. Electronic address:

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June 2020

Public awareness of acetaminophen and risks of drug induced liver injury: Results of a large outpatient clinic survey.

PLoS One 2020 4;15(3):e0229070. Epub 2020 Mar 4.

Division of Gastroenterology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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June 2020

Albumin infusion may decrease the incidence and severity of overt hepatic encephalopathy in liver cirrhosis.

Aging (Albany NY) 2019 10 8;11(19):8502-8525. Epub 2019 Oct 8.

Department of Gastroenterology, General Hospital of Northern Theater Command (formerly called General Hospital of Shenyang Military Area), Shenyang, P.R. China.

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October 2019

Application of Risk Scores in the Daily Management of Primary Biliary Cholangitis: Response to Corpechot and Chazouillères.

Am J Gastroenterol 2019 10;114(10):1692

Hepatology Division, Centre for Digestive Diseases, Karolinska Institutet and Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden.

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October 2019

Patients' Perspectives on Early Liver Transplantation in Alcohol-Related Liver Disease.

Hepatol Commun 2019 Aug 17;3(8):1022-1031. Epub 2019 Jun 17.

Division of Gastroenterology Vancouver General Hospital Vancouver Canada.

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August 2019

Occult central pontine myelinolysis post liver transplant: A consequence of pre-transplant hyponatremia.

Ann Hepatol 2019 Jul - Aug;18(4):651-654. Epub 2019 Apr 24.

Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada. Electronic address:

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August 2020

Risk of Stroke in Liver Cirrhosis: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.

J Clin Gastroenterol 2020 01;54(1):96-105

Liver Cirrhosis Study Group, Department of Gastroenterology, General Hospital of Northern Theater Command (formerly General Hospital of Shenyang Military Area), Shenyang.

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January 2020

Early Persistent Progressive Acute Kidney Injury and Graft Failure Post Liver Transplantation.

Transplant Direct 2019 Mar 20;5(3):e429. Epub 2019 Feb 20.

The Liver Transplant Program, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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March 2019

Epidemiology and liver transplantation burden of primary biliary cholangitis: a retrospective cohort study.

CMAJ Open 2018 Oct-Dec;6(4):E664-E670. Epub 2018 Dec 21.

Division of Gastroenterology (Yoshida), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC; Division of Gastroenterology (Mason), University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta.; Division of Digestive Care & Endoscopy (Peltekian), Dalhousie University and Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre, Halifax, NS; Toronto Centre for Liver Disease (Shah), University Health Network, Toronto, Ont.; IQVIA (Thiele, Borrelli, Fischer), Mississauga, Ont.

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December 2018

Early liver transplant for severe alcoholic hepatitis: establishing a new frontier by ignoring the rule?

Ann Transl Med 2018 Oct;6(20):411

Division of Gastroenterology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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October 2018

Assessing Maternity Care Providers' Knowledge of the Management of Hepatitis B in Pregnancy.

J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2019 May 22;41(5):616-622. Epub 2018 Nov 22.

Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC; Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC; Women's Health Research Institute, Vancouver, BC. Electronic address:

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May 2019

Association of proton pump inhibitors with the risk of hepatic encephalopathy during hospitalization for liver cirrhosis.

United European Gastroenterol J 2018 Oct 23;6(8):1179-1187. Epub 2018 Apr 23.

Liver Cirrhosis Study Group, Department of Gastroenterology, General Hospital of Shenyang Military Area, Shenyang, China.

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October 2018

In-hospital post-transplant acute hepatitis A viral (HAV) infection in a liver transplant recipient who was HAV seropositive pre-transplant.

Saudi J Gastroenterol 2019 Jan-Feb;25(1):67-70

Division of Gastroenterology, University of British Columbia and the Liver Transplant Program, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, Canada.

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April 2019

Transient Elastography for Monitoring for Hepatotoxicity in Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients on Long-term Methotrexate.

J Clin Rheumatol 2018 Aug 13. Epub 2018 Aug 13.

Rheumatology Fellow Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Harvard Medical School Clinical Fellow Boston, MA Division of Gastroenterology Department of Medicine University of British Columbia Vancouver General Hospital Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Division of Rheumatology Department of Medicine University of British Columbia Vancouver General Hospital Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Division of Rheumatology Department of Medicine Brigham and Woman's Hospital Harvard Medical School Boston, MA.

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August 2018

Transplanting Hepatitis C-Seropositive, Nucleic Acid Test-Negative Donor Organs Into Hepatitis C-Negative Recipients.

Hepatology 2018 09;68(3):1208-1209

Division of Gastroenterology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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September 2018

Sofosbuvir-Based Therapy in the Pre-Liver Transplant Setting: The Canadian National Experience.

Ann Hepatol 2018 May-June;17(3):437-443. Epub 2018 Apr 9.

Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.

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May 2019

Impact of Sofosbuvir-Based Regimens for the Treatment of Hepatitis C After Liver Transplant on Renal Function: Results of a Canadian National Retrospective Study.

Exp Clin Transplant 2019 02 4;17(1):59-63. Epub 2018 Apr 4.

From the Organ Transplant and Hepatobiliary Department, King Abdulaziz Medical City/National Guard Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

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February 2019

Let's Talk About B: Barriers to Hepatitis B Screening and Vaccination Among Asian and South Asian Immigrants in British Columbia.

J Racial Ethn Health Disparities 2018 12 19;5(6):1337-1345. Epub 2018 Mar 19.

Digital Emergency Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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December 2018

Insights into the hepatocellular carcinoma patient journey: results of the first global quality of life survey.

Future Oncol 2018 Jul 15;14(17):1701-1710. Epub 2018 Mar 15.

London School of Economics & Political Science, Houghton St, London WC2A 2AE, UK.

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July 2018

Transplantation as disease modifying therapy in adults with inherited metabolic disorders.

J Inherit Metab Dis 2018 09 1;41(5):885-896. Epub 2018 Feb 1.

Divisions of Gastroenterology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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September 2018

Clinical characteristics and outcomes of traditional Chinese medicine-induced liver injury: a systematic review.

Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 2018 Apr 18;12(4):425-434. Epub 2018 Jan 18.

a Department of Gastroenterology , General Hospital of Shenyang Military Area , Shenyang , China.

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April 2018

Annals of Hepatology: Viewpoints from Afar.

Ann Hepatol 2018 January-February;17(1):4-7

Department of Gastroenterology, General Hospital of Shenyang Military Area, Shenyang, Liaoning Province, China.

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January 2018

Supersonic shear imaging for the diagnosis of liver fibrosis and portal hypertension in liver diseases: a meta-analysis.

Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 2018 Jan 8;12(1):91-98. Epub 2017 Dec 8.

b Liver Cirrhosis Study Group, Department of Gastroenterology , General Hospital of Shenyang Military Area , Shenyang , China.

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January 2018

The Cedar Project: mortality among young Indigenous people who use drugs in British Columbia.

CMAJ 2017 Nov;189(44):E1352-E1359

School of Population and Public Health (Jongbloed, Sharma, Blair, Schechter, Spittal), Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering (Zamar), and Faculty of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology (Yoshida), The University of British Columbia; Canadian HIV Trials Network (Pearce); Canadian Aboriginal AIDS Network (Pooyak [Cree]); The Cedar Project, BC Children's Hospital Research Institute (Thomas [Wuikinuxv Nation]), BC Children's Hospital; Vancouver Native Health Society (Demerais [Cree, Métis]), Vancouver, BC; Splatsin te Secwepemc (Christian [Splatsin te Secwepemc]); Department of First Nations Studies (Henderson [Cree, Métis]), University of Northern British Columbia, Prince George, BC; Division of Gastroenterology (Yoshida), Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC

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November 2017

Glecaprevir and Pibrentasvir in Patients with HCV and Severe Renal Impairment.

N Engl J Med 2017 10;377(15):1448-1455

From the Liver Unit, Auckland City Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand (E.G.); the Texas Liver Institute, University of Texas Health, San Antonio (E.L.); AbbVie, North Chicago, IL (D.P., C.C., Y.L., M.K., F.J.M.); the Academic Department of Gastroenterology, Medical School of National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Laiko General Hospital, Athens (G.P.); the James J. Peters Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Bronx, and Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York - both in New York (N.B.); Imperial College Healthcare, London (A.B.); Groupe Hospitalier Cochin-Saint Vincent de Paul, Paris (S.P.), and Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Grenoble, Grenoble (V.L.) - both in France; the Internal Medicine and Hepatology Unit, University of Salerno, Salerno (M.P.), Humanitas Clinical and Research Center, Rozzano (M.C.), and Fondazione Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico Ca' Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Università di Milano, Milan (M.C.) - all in Italy; Cliniques Universitaires de Bruxelles Hôpital Erasme, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels (C.M.); University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada (E.M.Y.); and the Department of Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville (D.R.N.).

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October 2017

Immunosuppression Practices in Liver Transplantation: A Survey of North American Centers.

Exp Clin Transplant 2018 10 28;16(5):550-553. Epub 2017 Aug 28.

From the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, and Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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October 2018

Transplanting Kidney Allografts from Hepatitis C Infected Donors into Hepatitis C Uninfected Recipients: Re-Thinking the Thinker Trial.

Ann Hepatol 2017 Sep-Oct;16(5):702-703

University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada Division of Gastroenterology.

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March 2019

Rivaroxaban recanalized occlusive superior mesenteric vein thrombosis, but increased the risk of bleeding in a cirrhotic patient.

Liver Int 2017 10 21;37(10):1574-1575. Epub 2017 Jul 21.

Liver Cirrhosis Study Group, Department of Gastroenterology, General Hospital of Shenyang Military Area, Shenyang, Liaoning Province, China.

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October 2017

Identifying those infected with hepatitis C virus.

CMAJ 2017 06;189(25):E869

Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC.

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June 2017

The Direct-Acting Antivirals for Hepatitis C Virus and the Risk for Hepatocellular Carcinoma.

Ann Hepatol 2017 May - Jun;16(3):328-330

Liver Research Unit. Medica Sur Clinic & Foundation, Mexico City, Mexico.

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October 2017

Clinical implications of antimitochondrial antibody seropositivity in autoimmune hepatitis: a multicentre study.

Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2017 Jul;29(7):777-780

aDepartment of Medical and Surgical Sciences (DIMEC), Alma Mater Studiorum, Università di Bologna bCenter for the Study and Treatment of the Autoimmune Diseases of the Liver and Biliary System, S. Orsola-Malpighi, Bologna, Italy cDepartment of Gastroenterology, Hacettepe University Ankara dDepartment of Gastroenterology, Numune Education and Research Hospital, Ankara, Turkey eDepartment of Gastroenterology, Division of Liver Diseases, The Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York, USA fDepartment of Gastroenterology, Division of Gastroenterology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada gDepartment of Hepato-Gastroenterology, CHU Reims, Reims, France hDepartment of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Hepatology Division, Centre for Digestive Disease, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden.

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July 2017

Interaction of Gender and Hepatitis C in Risk of Chronic Renal Failure After Liver Transplantation.

Ann Hepatol 2017 March-April;16(2):230-235

Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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April 2017

Liver Transplant Can Resolve Severe Neuropsychiatric Manifestations of Wilson Disease: A Case Report.

Exp Clin Transplant 2018 10 2;16(5):620-624. Epub 2016 Dec 2.

From the Division of Neurology, University of British Columbia, Canada.

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October 2018

Academic Outcomes and Utility of Gastroenterology Residents In-Training Course Abstract Presentations: The University of British Columbia Experience.

Can J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2016 23;2016:8698632. Epub 2016 Oct 23.

Division of Gastroenterology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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July 2017

Long-term effect of sustained virological response on hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with hepatitis C in Canada.

J Hepatol 2017 03 4;66(3):504-513. Epub 2016 Nov 4.

British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada; Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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March 2017

Ursodeoxycholic Acid in Treatment of Non-cholestatic Liver Diseases: A Systematic Review.

J Clin Transl Hepatol 2016 Sep 2;4(3):192-205. Epub 2016 Aug 2.

Division of Gastroenterology, The University of British Columbia, Diamond Health, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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September 2016

Update on Current Evidence for Hepatitis C Therapeutic Options in HCV Mono-infected Patients.

Curr Infect Dis Rep 2016 Jul;18(7):22

Division of AIDS, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Room 667 1081 Burrard St, Vancouver, V6Z 1Y6, Canada.

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July 2016

Sexually-transmitted seronegative HCV infection in an HIV-positive post-liver transplant recipient. Case report and review of the literature.

J Clin Virol 2016 06 11;79:51-53. Epub 2016 Apr 11.

Division of AIDS, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada; BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS, Vancouver, BC, Canada. Electronic address:

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June 2016

Sofosbuvir-Based Antiviral Therapy Is Highly Effective In Recurrent Hepatitis C in Liver Transplant Recipients: Canadian Multicenter "Real-Life" Experience.

Transplantation 2016 05;100(5):1059-65

1 Multiorgan Transplant, University Health Network/Toronto General Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada. 2 Liver Unit, Department of Medicine, Université de Montréal, Montréal, Québec, Canada. 3 Department of Gastroenterology, London Health Sciences, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada. 4 King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 5 Department of Hepatology, Dalhousie University/Queen Elizabeth II health Science Center, Halifax, NS, Canada. 6 Department of Gastroenterology, University of British Columbia and Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada. 7 Solid organ Transplantation, University of British Columbia and Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada. 8 Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of McGill, Montreal, Québec, Canada. 9 Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada. 10 Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Unit, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada. 11 Department of Gastroenterology, Memorial University, St. John's, NL, Canada. 12 Division of Infectious diseases, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON, Canada. 13 Division of Gastroenterology, Dalhousie University/Queen Elizabeth II Health Science Center, Halifax, NS, Canada.

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May 2016

Concordance of sustained virologic response at weeks 4, 12 and 24 post-treatment of hepatitis c in the era of new oral direct-acting antivirals: A concise review.

Ann Hepatol 2016 Mar-Apr;15(2):154-9

Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences and the Division of Gastroenterology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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February 2017

Unusual case of drug-induced cholestasis due to glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate.

World J Hepatol 2015 Oct;7(24):2559-62

Stephen Ip, Eric M Yoshida, Division of Gastroenterology, Vancouver General Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1M9, Canada.

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October 2015

A review of direct-acting antivirals for the treatment of hepatitis C in patients with advanced chronic kidney disease.

Nephrol Dial Transplant 2017 01;32(1):35-41

Pharmaceutical Sciences Clinical Service Unit, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

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January 2017

Effect of socioeconomic status on hepatocellular carcinoma incidence and stage at diagnosis, a population-based cohort study.

Liver Int 2016 06 27;36(6):902-10. Epub 2015 Oct 27.

Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada.

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June 2016

Improved Survival in Patients with Viral Hepatitis-Induced Hepatocellular Carcinoma Undergoing Recommended Abdominal Ultrasound Surveillance in Ontario: A Population-Based Retrospective Cohort Study.

PLoS One 2015 23;10(9):e0138907. Epub 2015 Sep 23.

Ontario Institute for Cancer Research/Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

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May 2016

Alpha Fetoprotein-Secreting Gastric Cancer in the Setting of Chronic Hepatitis B: The Role of Endoscopy.

ACG Case Rep J 2015 Apr 10;2(3):152-4. Epub 2015 Apr 10.

Division of Gastroenterology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

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April 2015

Hepatitis C (chronic).

BMJ Clin Evid 2015 Jun 24;2015. Epub 2015 Jun 24.

Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, Canada.

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June 2015

Drug Interactions With Direct-Acting Antivirals for Hepatitis C: Implications for HIV and Transplant Patients.

Ann Pharmacother 2015 Jun 13;49(6):674-87. Epub 2015 Mar 13.

University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada

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June 2015

HIV and liver transplantation: The British Columbia experience, 2004 to 2013.

Can J Infect Dis Med Microbiol 2014 May;25(3):159-62

BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia ; Liver Transplant Program, Vancouver General Hospital, Vancouver, British Columbia.

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May 2014

Hepatoid adenocarcinoma of the colon in a patient with inflammatory bowel disease.

World J Gastroenterol 2014 Sep;20(35):12657-61

Yuanyuan Chen, Eric M Yoshida, Division of Gastroenterology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC V5Z 1M9, Canada.

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September 2014

Obstetrical and neonatal outcomes among women infected with hepatitis C and their infants.

J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2014 Sep;36(9):785-794

Division of Gastroenterology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver BC.

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September 2014