Trial ID or NCT#

NCT03973372

Status

recruiting iconRECRUITING

Purpose

ALTA is a multicenter consortium focused on the management of portal hypertension. ALTA TIPS is a longitudinal observational study of patients who are undergoing transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) placement. ALTA will create a database that will provide clinical parameters and outcomes of patients undergoing TIPS as part of their standard of care in hopes of answering key clinical questions.

Official Title

Advancing Liver Therapeutic Approaches (ALTA). The ALTA Consortium Study Group for the Management of Portal Hypertension - A 5-year Longitudinal Observational Study of Patients Undergoing Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt (TIPS) Placement

Eligibility Criteria

Ages Eligible for Study: Older than 18 Years
Sexes Eligible for Study: All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers: No

Investigator(s)

Aparna Goel
Aparna Goel
Hepatologist, Transplant hepatologist
Clinical Assistant Professor, Medicine - Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Paul Kwo
Paul Kwo
Hepatologist, Transplant hepatologist
Professor of Medicine (Gastroenterology and Hepatology)

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CONTACT

Swati Toppo
(650) 497-4151