Dig Liver Dis 2022 Jun 10. Epub 2022 Jun 10.
Infectious Diseases I Unit, IRCCS San Matteo, Pavia, Italy and Department of Medical, Surgical, Diagnostic and Paediatric Science, University of Pavia, V.le Golgi, 19, PV, 27100, Padiglione n. 42, Pavia, Italy; Department of Medical, Surgical, Diagnostic and Paediatric Science, University of Pavia, Italy.
Background: Infections following transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) placement have been poorly described. We aim to investigate the rate and the potential predictors of infections occurring after TIPS placement.
Methods: Single center, retrospective, observational study. Read More