Repartition of patients based on diagnosis

Repartition of patients based on diagnosis among specialties in the Swiss HPB-Center.

Gastroeterology-Hepatology

  • Hepatitis (all forms)
  • Cirrhosis (all forms including decompensation, ascites, portal hypertensive bleeding, hepatic encephalopathy, hepato-renal syndrome, spontaneaous bacterial peritonitis)
  • Work-up of liver transplantation patients (mandatory consultation by transplant surgeon)
  • Complications in patients on the waiting list (mandatory consultation by transplant surgeon)
  • Management of patients on the waiting list (e.g. chemo-embolization of HCC, mandatory consultation by transplant surgeon)
  • Endoscopic HPB procedures requiring hospitalisation
  • Percutaneous and chemoembolization in patients with poor liver reserve (e.g. child B/C cirrhosis)

Oncology

  • Adjuvant or neoadjuvant chemotherapy of HPB malignancies
  • Regional chemotherapy using hepatic arterial infusion and pump for primary or secondary liver tumors
  • Complications related to oncologic treatments

Surgery

  • All surgeries for HPB diseases (except simple cholecystectomy)
  • Re-hospitalisation for complications related to HPB surgery
  • All abdominal pain related to HPB diseases (e.g. pancreatitis, cholangitis) (mandatory consultation by gastroenterology and hepatology, if treated non operatively)
  • Work-up of donor for living related transplantation
  • Post liver and pancreas transplantation complications (mandatory consultation by gastroenterology/hepatology)
  • Percutaneous and chemoembolization in patients with good liver reserve
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