The list of 20 most cited articles published in the Journal of Hepatology include 4 documents by IDIBAPS – Hospital Clínic investigators

The Journal of Hepatology is the official journal of the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL), and a key resource in the specialty. With each issue this Journal publishes original papers, reviews, case reports and letters to the Editor concerned with clinical and basic research in the field of hepatology. Recently it presented the most cited articles since 2008, and 4 of the 20 selected documents are signed by IDIBAPS – Hospital Clínic of Barcelona investigators. This fact underlines the leading international role of the Hepatology Service at the Hospital Clínic of Barcelona and the IDIBAPS teams at the Liver, digestive system and metabolism Area.

These are the IDIBAPS-Hospital Clínic articles and reviews listed among the 20 most cited articles published in the the Journal of Hepatology since 2008, extracted from Scopus.

  • Llovet JM, Bruix J. Novel advancements in the management of hepatocellular carcinoma in 2008. J Hepatol. 2008;48 Suppl 1:S20-37. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2008.01.022. Epub 2008 Feb 12. Read the abstract
  • Castera L, Forns X, Alberti A. Non-invasive evaluation of liver fibrosis using transient elastography. J Hepatol. 2008 May;48(5):835-47. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2008.02.008. Epub 2008 Feb 26. Read the abstract
  • Ginès, P., Angeli, P., Lenz, K., Møller, S., Moore, K., Moreau, R., Merkel, C., Larsen, H.R., Bernardi, M., Garcia-Tsao, G., Hayes, P. European Association for the Study of the Liver. EASL clinical practice guidelines on the management of ascites, spontaneous bacterial peritonitis, and hepatorenal syndrome in cirrhosis. J Hepatol. 2010 Sep;53(3):397-417. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2010.05.004. Epub 2010 Jun 1. Read the abstract
  • Fernández M, Semela D, Bruix J, Colle I, Pinzani M, Bosch J. Angiogenesis in liver disease. J Hepatol. 2009 Mar;50(3):604-20. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2008.12.011. Epub 2008 Dec 31. Read the abstract

To read the complete list, visit the the Journal of Hepatology website.