Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt complications: prevention and management.
Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) insertion has been well established as an effective treatment in the management of sequelae of portal hypertension. There are a wide variety of complications that can be encountered, such as hemorrhage, encephalopathy, TIPS dysfunction, and liver failure. This review article summarizes various approaches to preventing and managing these complications.
Suhocki, PV; Lungren, MP; Kapoor, B; Kim, CY
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