Chairman's introduction
Definition and diagnosis in portal hypertension – continued problems with the Baveno consensus?
Definition and diagnosis
The relevance of portal pressure and other risk factors in acute gastro-oesophageal variceal bleeding
Risk factors in variceal bleeding
A critical comparison of drug therapies in currently used therapeutic strategies for variceal haemorrhage
Drug therapies in variceal bleeding
Hepatorenal syndrome – definitions and diagnosis
Defining and diagnosing hepatorenal syndrome
Pathogenesis and pathophysiology of hepatorenal syndrome – is there scope for prevention?
Scope for prevention of hepatorenal syndrome
Prognosis of hepatorenal syndrome – has it changed with current practice?
Prognosis of hepatorenal syndrome
Hepatorenal syndrome – how to assess response to treatment and nonpharmacological therapy
Assessing response to treatment in hepatorenal syndrome
Pharmacological treatment of hepatorenal syndrome
Pharmacological treatment of hepatorenal syndrome
Future indications for terlipressin therapy
The future