Gastroenterology and hepatology

Efficacy and tolerance of early administration of tranexamic acid in patients with cirrhosis presenting with acute upper gastrointestinal bleeding: a study protocol for a multicentre, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial (the EXARHOSE study)

Matthieu Heidet, Roland Amathieu, Etienne Audureau, Oriane Augusto, Violaine Nicolazo de Barmon, Amandine Rialland, David Schmitz, François Pierrang, Jean Marty, Charlotte Chollet-Xémard, Olivier Thirion, Line Jacob

10.1136/bmjopen-2018-021943

August 10, 2018

Evaluation of plasma microRNA-122, high-mobility group box 1 and keratin-18 concentrations to stratify acute gallstone disease: a pilot observational cohort study in an emergency general surgery unit

Francesca Th’ng, Bastiaan Vliegenthart, Jonathan D Lea, Daniel J Antoine, James W Dear, Damian J Mole, Edinburgh Emergency Surgery Study Group, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, NHS Lothian, Graeme Couper, Christopher Deans, Gavin G P Browning, Anna M Paisley, Bruce Tulloh, Richard J E Skipworth, Simon Paterson-Brown, Rajan Ravindran, Andrew de Beaux, Ijeoma Azodo

10.1136/bmjopen-2017-020061

April 27, 2018