Measurement of variceal pressure with an endoscopic pressure sensitive gauge: validation and effect of propranolol therapy in chronic conditions.
- Published Article
Journal of Hepatology
- Publication Date
Jan 01, 1996
This study has shown that the non-invasive pressure gauge Varipress represents a reproducible method to regularly assess variceal pressure, an important parameter related to the risk of bleeding, and to assess the effects of pharmacological therapy with propranolol.
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