SHFI: A Novel Noninvasive Predictive Model for Significant Fibrosis in Patients With Chronic Hepatitis B


Arslan F. D., Karakoyun I., Tatar B., Pala E. E., Yildirim M., Ulasoglu C., ...More

HEPATITIS MONTHLY, vol.18, no.2, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 18 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5812/hepatmon.63310
  • Journal Name: HEPATITIS MONTHLY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Keywords: Chronic Hepatitis B, Liver Fibrosis, Serum Marker, CHRONIC LIVER-DISEASES, STELLATE CELLS, TRANSIENT ELASTOGRAPHY, CLINICAL UTILITY, SERUM MARKERS, KINGS SCORE, BIOPSY, CIRRHOSIS, IDENTIFICATION, BIOCHEMISTRY
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Background: This study aimed at creating a new predictive model of significant fibrosis in chronic hepatitis B using direct and indirect parameters and comparing this model with other noninvasive models for its validation in clinical settings.