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Review
Role of surgical resection for non-colorectal non-neuroendocrine liver metastases 
Nobuyuki Takemura, Akio Saiura 
World J Hepatol 9(5):242-251. Published online Feb 18, 2017. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v9.i5.242
Retrospective Study
Efficacy and safety of telaprevir- and simeprevir-based triple therapies for older patients with chronic hepatitis C 
Satoshi Yamagiwa, Toru Ishikawa, Nobuo Waguri, Soichi Sugitani, Hiroto Wakabayashi, Shogo Ohkoshi, Takashi Tsukishiro, Toru Takahashi, Toshiaki Watanabe, Shuji Terai 
World J Hepatol 9(5):252-262. Published online Feb 18, 2017. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v9.i5.252
Observational Study
Malnutrition negatively impacts the quality of life of patients with cirrhosis: An observational study 
Gabriela Rojas-Loureiro, Alfredo Servín-Caamaño, Elizabeth Pérez-Reyes, Luis Servín-Abad, Fátima Higuera-de la Tijera 
World J Hepatol 9(5):263-269. Published online Feb 18, 2017. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v9.i5.263
Addition of simvastatin to carvedilol non responders: A new pharmacological therapy for treatment of portal hypertension 
Zeeshan Ahmad Wani, Sonmoon Mohapatra, Afaq Ahmad Khan, Ashutosh Mohapatra, Ghulam Nabi Yatoo 
World J Hepatol 9(5):270-277. Published online Feb 18, 2017. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v9.i5.270
Systematic Reviews
Influence of vitamin D on liver fibrosis in chronic hepatitis C: A systematic review and meta-analysis of the pooled clinical trials data 
Alia S Dadabhai, Behnam Saberi, Katie Lobner, Russell T Shinohara, Gerard E Mullin 
World J Hepatol 9(5):278-287. Published online Feb 18, 2017. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v9.i5.278
Meta-Analysis
Is it time to rethink combined liver-kidney transplant in hepatitis C patients with advanced fibrosis? 
Niraj James Shah, Mark W Russo 
World J Hepatol 9(5):288-292. Published online Feb 18, 2017. doi: 10.4254/wjh.v9.i5.288