45. Management of HBV Infection and Liver Transplantation

  1. John WD McDonald Professor of Medicine4,
  2. Andrew K Burroughs Professor of Hepatology Consultant Physician/Hepatologist5,
  3. Brian G Feagan Professor of Medicine4 and
  4. M Brian Fennerty Professor of Medicine6
  1. Evangelos Cholongitas1,2 and
  2. George V Papatheodoridis3

Published Online: 22 JUL 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444314403.ch45

Evidence-Based Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Third Edition

Evidence-Based Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Third Edition

How to Cite

Cholongitas, E. and Papatheodoridis, G. V. (2010) Management of HBV Infection and Liver Transplantation, in Evidence-Based Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Third Edition (eds J. W. McDonald, A. K. Burroughs, B. G. Feagan and M. B. Fennerty), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444314403.ch45

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Robarts Clinical Trials, Robarts Research Unit, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada

  2. 5

    The Royal Free Sheila Sherlock Liver Centre, Royal Free Hospital, and University College London, London, UK

  3. 6

    Oregon Health and Science University, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Portland, Oregon, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    The Royal Free Shiila Sherlock Liver Centre, Royal Free Hospital, London, UK

  2. 2

    Department of Surgery, University College London, London, UK

  3. 3

    Department of Internal Medicine, Athens University Medical School, Hippokration General Hospital, Athens, Greece

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 JUL 2010
  2. Published Print: 10 SEP 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405181938

Online ISBN: 9781444314403

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Keywords:

  • Pre-transplant approach;
  • Prophylactic post-transplant approach;
  • Therapeutic post-transplant approach;
  • Anti-HBc positive donors;
  • Management of HBV infection and liver transplantation;
  • Hepatitis B virus (HBV);
  • liver transplantation (LT);
  • chronic hepatitis B (CHB);
  • alanine aminotransferase (ALT);
  • Prophylactic post-transplant monotherapy with nucleos(t)ides analogues

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Pre-transplant approach

  • Prophylactic post-transplant approach

  • Therapeutic post-transplant approach

  • Anti-HBc positive donors

  • References