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From prolonging life to prolonging working life: Tackling unemployment among liver-transplant recipients 
Fredrik Åberg 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3701-3711. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3701
Elastography for the pancreas: Current status and future perspective 
Natsuko Kawada, Sachiko Tanaka 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3712-3724. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3712
Review
Biomarkers for detection of alcohol consumption in liver transplantation 
Katharina Staufer, Michel Yegles 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3725-3734. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3725
Basic Study
Phosphatase and tensin homolog is a differential diagnostic marker between nonalcoholic and alcoholic fatty liver disease 
Andrea Sanchez-Pareja, Sophie Clément, Marion Peyrou, Laurent Spahr, Francesco Negro, Laura Rubbia-Brandt, Michelangelo Foti 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3735-3745. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3735
S-adenosyl-L-methionine modifies antioxidant-enzymes, glutathione-biosynthesis and methionine adenosyltransferases-1/2 in hepatitis C virus-expressing cells 
Sonia Amelia Lozano-Sepulveda, Eduardo Bautista-Osorio, Jose Angel Merino-Mascorro, Marta Varela-Rey, Linda Elsa Muñoz-Espinosa, Paula Cordero-Perez, María Luz Martinez-Chantar, Ana Maria Rivas-Estilla 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3746-3757. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3746
Evaluation of therapeutic effectiveness of 131I-antiEGFR-BSA-PCL in a mouse model of colorectal cancer 
Wei Li, Yan-Hui Ji, Cheng-Xia Li, Zhong-Yun Liu, Ning Li, Lei Fang, Jin Chang, Jian Tan 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3758-3768. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3758
Hypothalamic paraventricular nucleus stimulation reduces intestinal injury in rats with ulcerative colitis 
Quan-Jun Deng, Ding-Jing Deng, Jin Che, Hai-Rong Zhao, Jun-Jie Yu, Yong-Yu Lu 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3769-3776. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3769
Case Control Study
Multi-locus genetic risk score predicts risk for Crohn’s disease in Slovenian population 
Katarina Zupančič, Kristijan Skok, Katja Repnik, Rinse K Weersma, Uroš Potočnik, Pavel Skok 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3777-3784. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3777
Retrospective Cohort Study
Characteristics and outcomes of chronic liver disease patients with acute deteriorated liver function by severity of underlying liver disease 
Yun Soo Hong, Dong Hyun Sinn, Geum-Youn Gwak, Juhee Cho, Danbee Kang, Yong-Han Paik, Moon Seok Choi, Joon Hyeok Lee, Kwang Cheol Koh, Seung Woon Paik 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3785-3792. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3785
Retrospective Study
Multicenter study of endoscopic preoperative biliary drainage for malignant distal biliary obstruction 
Naoki Sasahira, Tsuyoshi Hamada, Osamu Togawa, Ryuichi Yamamoto, Tomohisa Iwai, Kiichi Tamada, Yoshiaki Kawaguchi, Kenji Shimura, Takero Koike, Yu Yoshida, Kazuya Sugimori, Shomei Ryozawa, Toshiharu Kakimoto, Ko Nishikawa, Katsuya Kitamura, Tsunao Imamura, Masafumi Mizuide, Nobuo Toda, Iruru Maetani, Yuji Sakai, Takao Itoi, Masatsugu Nagahama, Yousuke Nakai, Hiroyuki Isayama 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3793-3802. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3793
High-dose hepatitis B immunoglobulin therapy in hepatocellular carcinoma with hepatitis B virus-DNA/hepatitis B e antigen-positive patients after living donor liver transplantation 
Eung Chang Lee, Seong Hoon Kim, Seung Duk Lee, Hyeongmin Park, Soon-Ae Lee, Sang-Jae Park 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3803-3812. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3803
Vascularizing lymph node dissection for advanced gastric cancer: A single-institution experience 
Fang-Hai Han, Sheng-Ning Zhou, Hong-Ming Li, Yu-Long He, Wen-Hua Zhan 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3813-3820. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3813
Early enteral nutrition vs parenteral nutrition following pancreaticoduodenectomy: Experience from a single center 
Jian-Wen Lu, Chang Liu, Zhao-Qing Du, Xue-Min Liu, Yi Lv, Xu-Feng Zhang 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3821-3828. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3821
Oncogenic Wnt3a expression as an estimable prognostic marker for hepatocellular carcinoma 
Liu-Hong Pan, Min Yao, Yin Cai, Juan-Juan Gu, Xu-Li Yang, Li Wang, Deng-Fu Yao 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3829-3836. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3829
Clinical Trials Study
Endoscopic management of unresectable malignant gastroduodenal obstruction with a nitinol uncovered metal stent: A prospective Japanese multicenter study 
Reina Sasaki, Yuji Sakai, Toshio Tsuyuguchi, Takao Nishikawa, Tatsuya Fujimoto, Shigeru Mikami, Harutoshi Sugiyama, Osamu Yokosuka 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3837-3844. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3837
Observational Study
Autofluorescence imaging endoscopy can distinguish non-erosive reflux disease from functional heartburn: A pilot study 
Xi Luo, Xiao-Xu Guo, Wei-Feng Wang, Li-Hua Peng, Yun-Sheng Yang, Noriya Uedo 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3845-3851. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3845
Integrin αvβ6 and matrix metalloproteinase 9 correlate with survival in gastric cancer 
Pei-Long Lian, Zhao Liu, Guang-Yun Yang, Rui Zhao, Zhao-Yang Zhang, Yue-Guang Chen, Zhuo-Nan Zhuang, Ke-Sen Xu 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3852-3859. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3852
Prospective Study
Cost-effectiveness of Crohn’s disease post-operative care 
Emily K Wright, Michael A Kamm, Peter Dr Cruz, Amy L Hamilton, Kathryn J Ritchie, Sally J Bell, Steven J Brown, William R Connell, Paul V Desmond, Danny Liew 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3860-3868. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3860
Case Report
Ileo-right hemi-colonic cervical pull-up on a non-supercharged ileocolic arterial pedicle: A technical and case report 
Andreas RR Weiss, Christina Hackl, Yorick Soeder, Hans J Schlitt, Marc-H Dahlke 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3869-3874. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3869
Rare cause of odynophagia: Giant esophageal ulcer 
Massimiliano Veroux, Giuseppe Aprile, Francesca F Amore, Daniela Corona, Alessia Giaquinta, Pierfrancesco Veroux 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3875-3878. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3875
Case of metachronous bilateral isolated adrenal metastasis from colorectal adenocarcinoma and review of the literature 
Yu-Yi Liu, Zhi-Hui Chen, Er-Tao Zhai, Jie Yang, Jian-Bo Xu, Shi-Rong Cai, Wu Song 
World J Gastroenterol 22(14):3879-3884. Published online Apr 14, 2016. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v22.i14.3879