Prospective study of outcomes after percutaneous biliary drainage for malignant biliary obstruction Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cholestasis
  • Drainage
  • Palliative Care
  • Quality of Life

abstract

  • PBD improves pruritus but not QoL in patients with MBO and advanced malignancy. There is high early mortality in this population.

publication date

  • September 2010

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4435845

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1245/s10434-010-1045-9

PubMed ID

  • 20358300

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 2303

end page

  • 11

volume

  • 17

number

  • 9