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Magnetic resonance assessment of portal hypertension and liver function

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MAPLE
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In liver disease, measurements of portal hypertension and liver function can predict clinical outcomes and help guide management, but are either invasive or lack accuracy. This thesis explores magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) techniques with gadoxetic acid administration to assess portal hypertension and liver function non-invasively. This adds to the existing capabilities of multiparametric MRI to assess liver fibrosis, fat and iron.

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MSD
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NDM
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Programme:
NIHR Doctoral Research Fellowship
Funding agency for:
Levick, C
Grant:
DRF-2015-08-065
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
Awarding institution:
University of Oxford

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