Combined transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt and other interventions for hepatocellular carcinoma with portal hypertension
Bin Qiu, Meng-Fei Zhao, Zhen-Dong Yue, Hong-Wei Zhao, Lei Wang, Zhen-Hua Fan, Fu-Liang He, Shan Dai, Fu-Quan Liu, Department of Interventional Therapy, Beijing Shijitan Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing 100038, China
Jian-Nan Yao, Chaoyang Hospital, Capital Medical University, Beijing 100038, China
Author contributions: Qiu B and Zhao MF contributed equally to this work; Qiu B, Zhao MF and Liu FQ designed the research; Liu FQ supervised the study; Qiu B, Zhao MF, Yue ZD, Zhao HW, Wang L and Fan ZH performed the research; He FL, Dai S and Yao JN analyzed the data; and Qiu B wrote the paper.
Institutional review board statement: The study was reviewed and approved by Institutional Review Board at Beijing Shijitan Hospital. All procedures were conducted according to the guidelines of the Ethics Committee at Beijing Shijitan Hospital.
Informed consent statement: Informed consent was acquired from each participate or their legal guardian before the operation.
Conflict-of-interest statement: The authors declared that there are no conflicts of interest in this study.
Data sharing statement: No additional data are available.
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Correspondence to: Fu-Quan Liu, Professor, Department of Interventional Therapy, Beijing Shijitan Hospital, Capital Medical University, No. 10 Tieyi Rd., Yangfangdian, Haidian District, Beijing 100038, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: May 30, 2015
Peer-review started: June 5, 2015
First decision: July 19, 2015
Revised: August 5, 2015
Accepted: September 14, 2015
Article in press: September 15, 2015
Published online: November 21, 2015