Direct targeting of risk factors significantly increases the detection of liver cirrhosis in primary care: A cross-sectional diagnostic study utilising Transient Elastography

November 2015

Author(s): Harman DJ, Ryder SD, James MW, Jelpke M, Ottey DS, Wilkes EA, Card TR, Aithal GP*, Guha IN* (*Joint senior authors)

BMJ Open 2015; 5(4):e007516. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2014-007516.

NIHR Acknowledged: No

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tim-card Dr Tim Card Dr Card studied medicine in Bristol, and received his postgraduate medical training in Leicester and Oxford. He completed a PhD in Nottingham, and after completion of his clinical training returned as Clinical associate Professor.
guruprasad-aithal Professor Guruprasad Aithal Biography Professor Guruprasad P. Aithal graduated with MBBS from Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, MD (Internal Medicine) from Bangalore Medical College, Bengaluru, India and completed his specialist training in Gastroenterology in the Northern…
neil-guha Professor Neil Guha Dr Neil Guha is a Clinical Associate Professor in Hepatology at the University of Nottingham. He trained at Guy's and St. Thomas's hospitals and began his postgraduate career in hepatology at St. Mary's Hospital, London. His doctoral thesis, awarded by…