Brett E Fortune, MD, MSc

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases) and of Surgery (Transplant); Associate Program Director, Gastroenterology Fellowship, Yale-New Haven

Research Summary

My research interests focus on clinical outcomes regarding patients with advanced liver disease.

Selected Publications

  • Fortune BE and Groszmann RJ. Combination of splanchnic vasoconstrictors and endoscopic band ligation is an effective treatment strategy for acute variceal hemorrhage: but how do we get those drugs approved by the FDA? Hepatol. 2014 Sep;60(3):789-791.
  • Fortune B, Garcia-Tsao G. Current Management Strategies for Acute Esophageal Variceal Hemorrhage. Curr Hepatol Rep. 2014 Mar 1;13(1):35-42.
  • Fortune BE, Umman V, Gilliland T, and Emre S. Liver Transplantation for Hepatocellular Carcinoma: A Surgical Perspective. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2013 Jul; 47 Suppl:S37-42.
  • Fortune BE and Garcia-Tsao G. Hypervolemic hyponatremia: clinical significance and management. Clinical Liver Disease. 2013 Jun; 2(3): 109-112.
  • Goldberg DS, Camp A, Martinez-Camacho A, Forman L, Fortune B, and Reddy KR. Risk of waitlist mortality in patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis and bacterial cholangitis. Liver Transpl. 2013; 19(3): 250-8.
  • Fortune BE, Francis S, and Forman LM. Hepatitis C virus therapy-related skin manifestations. Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2010 6(5): 326-328.

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