Intervention Review

TIPS versus paracentesis for cirrhotic patients with refractory ascites

  1. Sammy Saab1,*,
  2. Jose M Nieto2,
  3. Shannon K Lewis3,
  4. Bruce A Runyon4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Hepato-Biliary Group

Published Online: 18 OCT 2006

Assessed as up-to-date: 22 AUG 2006

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004889.pub2


How to Cite

Saab S, Nieto JM, Lewis SK, Runyon BA. TIPS versus paracentesis for cirrhotic patients with refractory ascites. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2006, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD004889. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004889.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of California Los Angeles, Medicine and Surgery 44-138 CHS (MC 168417), Los Angeles, USA

  2. 2

    UCLA/Greater Los Angeles VA Healthcare System, Internal Medicine, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, USA

  3. 3

    UCLA Medical Center, Internal Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA

  4. 4

    Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda California, USA

*Sammy Saab, Medicine and Surgery 44-138 CHS (MC 168417), University of California Los Angeles, 10833 Le Conte Avenue, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA. Ssaab@mednet.ucla.edu.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 18 OCT 2006

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