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ALLMedicine™ Acute Liver Failure Center

Research & Reviews  3,923 results

Acute liver failure.
https://doi.org/10.7861/clinmed.2020-0612
Clinical Medicine (London, England); Arshad MA, Murphy N et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - Acute liver failure is a rare syndrome and is primarily caused by paracetamol toxicity in developed nations. Survival for patients with acute liver failure has steadily improved over the last few decades from approximately 20% to greater than 60%....

First report of toxin-induced graft injury following liver transplantation for Yellow P...
https://doi.org/10.1002/hep.31553
Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.); Jasper S, Hakeem AR et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - Poisoning due to ingestion of yellow phosphorus (YP) containing rodenticide accounts for 17% of all poisoning in India and 0.3% in the USA.(1,2) YP disrupts oxidative phosphorylation and protein synthesis causing acute liver failure (ALF), renal i...

Acute liver failure masquerading an occult malignancy.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-235935
BMJ Case Reports; Gogia P, Doukas S et. al.

Sep 15th, 2020 - Acute liver failure (ALF) is a rare initial presentation of metastatic liver disease and is associated with high fatality. Our case report describes acute hepatic decompensation from an occult pancreatic malignancy. A 64-year-old man presented wit...

Fast Vascular Reconstruction with Magnetic Devices in Liver Transplant: A New Surgical ...
https://doi.org/10.1002/lt.25889
Liver Transplantation : Official Publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society; Zhang XG, Liu XM et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - Minimizing the anhepatic period is critical to reduce allograft dysfunction, intestinal bacterial translocation, and acute liver failure among liver transplant (LT) recipients. The current study introduced a new surgical technique for fast major v...

Clinical and neurological outcomes in acetaminophen-induced acute liver failure: a twen...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2020.09.016
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official Clinical Practice Journal of the American Gastroenterological Association; MacDonald AJ, Speiser JL et. al.

Sep 13th, 2020 - Acetaminophen (APAP)-induced acute liver failure (ALF) is a rare disease associated with high mortality. This study aimed to evaluate changes in interventions, psychosocial profile and clinical outcomes over a 21-year period using data from the AL...

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Guidelines  5 results

American Gastroenterological Association Institute Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Man...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2016.12.026
Gastroenterology Flamm SL, Yang YX et. al.

Jan 5th, 2017 - American Gastroenterological Association Institute Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Acute Liver Failure.|2017|Flamm SL,Yang YX,Singh S,Falck-Ytter YT, ,|standards,standards,diagnosis,etiology,therapy,standards,

Introduction to the Revised American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases Position Pa...
https://www.aasld.org/sites/default/files/guideline_documents/AcuteLiverFailureUpdate201journalformat1.pdf
William M. Lee

Feb 29th, 2012 - Acute liver failure (ALF) is a rare condition in which rapid deterioration of liver function results in altered mentation and coagulopathy in individuals without known pre-existing liver disease. U.

Corrections to the AASLD Position Paper: The Management of Acute Liver Failure: Update 2011
https://www.aasld.org/sites/default/files/guideline_documents/ErrataAcuteLiverFailure2011.pdf
William M. Lee

Dec 1st, 2011 - In patients who do not respond to a volume challenge and norepinephrine, vasopressin and its analogues may potentiate the effects of norepinephrine and allow a decrease in its infusion rate, which in turn may avoid intense vasoconstriction in peri.

Experimental models of hepatic encephalopathy: ISHEN guidelines.
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1478-3231.2009.02034.x
Liver International : Official Journal of the International Association for the Study of the Liver; Butterworth RF, Norenberg MD et. al.

Jul 29th, 2009 - Objectives of the International Society for Hepatic Encephalopathy and Nitrogen Metabolism Commission were to identify well-characterized animal models of hepatic encephalopathy (HE) and to highlight areas of animal modelling of the disorder that ...

ESPEN Guidelines on Parenteral Nutrition: hepatology.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clnu.2009.04.019
Clinical Nutrition (Edinburgh, Scotland); Plauth M, Cabré E et. al.

Jun 12th, 2009 - Parenteral nutrition (PN) offers the possibility to increase or to ensure nutrient intake in patients, in whom sufficient nutrition by oral or enteral alone is insufficient or impossible. Complementary to the ESPEN guideline on enteral nutrition o...

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Drugs  5 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  3,959 results

Acute liver failure.
https://doi.org/10.7861/clinmed.2020-0612
Clinical Medicine (London, England); Arshad MA, Murphy N et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - Acute liver failure is a rare syndrome and is primarily caused by paracetamol toxicity in developed nations. Survival for patients with acute liver failure has steadily improved over the last few decades from approximately 20% to greater than 60%....

First report of toxin-induced graft injury following liver transplantation for Yellow P...
https://doi.org/10.1002/hep.31553
Hepatology (Baltimore, Md.); Jasper S, Hakeem AR et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - Poisoning due to ingestion of yellow phosphorus (YP) containing rodenticide accounts for 17% of all poisoning in India and 0.3% in the USA.(1,2) YP disrupts oxidative phosphorylation and protein synthesis causing acute liver failure (ALF), renal i...

Acute liver failure masquerading an occult malignancy.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-235935
BMJ Case Reports; Gogia P, Doukas S et. al.

Sep 15th, 2020 - Acute liver failure (ALF) is a rare initial presentation of metastatic liver disease and is associated with high fatality. Our case report describes acute hepatic decompensation from an occult pancreatic malignancy. A 64-year-old man presented wit...

Fast Vascular Reconstruction with Magnetic Devices in Liver Transplant: A New Surgical ...
https://doi.org/10.1002/lt.25889
Liver Transplantation : Official Publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society; Zhang XG, Liu XM et. al.

Sep 14th, 2020 - Minimizing the anhepatic period is critical to reduce allograft dysfunction, intestinal bacterial translocation, and acute liver failure among liver transplant (LT) recipients. The current study introduced a new surgical technique for fast major v...

Clinical and neurological outcomes in acetaminophen-induced acute liver failure: a twen...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2020.09.016
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official Clinical Practice Journal of the American Gastroenterological Association; MacDonald AJ, Speiser JL et. al.

Sep 13th, 2020 - Acetaminophen (APAP)-induced acute liver failure (ALF) is a rare disease associated with high mortality. This study aimed to evaluate changes in interventions, psychosocial profile and clinical outcomes over a 21-year period using data from the AL...

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News  55 results

Blocking TLR9 may halt brain edema in acute liver failure
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/211698/liver-disease/blocking-tlr9-may-halt-brain-edema-acute-liver-failure?channel=346
Will Pass, MDedge News

Nov 6th, 2019 - A toll-like receptor 9 (TLR9) antagonist may eventually be used to combat brain edema in acute liver failure, according to investigators. This prediction is based on results of a recent study involving mouse models, which showed that ODN2088, a TL.

Young, angry, and in need of a liver transplant
https://www.mdedge.com/psychiatry/article/199883/bipolar-disorder/young-angry-and-need-liver-transplant/page/0/2?channel=41019

May 1st, 2019 - At Visit 2 in the ED, Ms. L was started on NAC because the team suspected she was experiencing drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS) syndrome.

Black patients present as sicker, more likely to receive liver transplant
https://www.mdedge.com/fedprac/article/177016/transplant/black-patients-present-sicker-more-likely-receive-liver-transplant
Jeff Craven

Oct 11th, 2018 - PHILADELPHIA – Black patients are more likely to be put on a transplant list because of acute liver failure, be listed as status 1, and receive a liver transplant, compared with white patients, according to a recent presentation at the annual meet.

Decellularized Human Placenta Useful for Liver Tissue Engineering
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/890392

Dec 20th, 2017 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Decellularized human placenta has been shown to support hepatic tissue growth and provide sufficient tissue for rescue in an acute liver failure model. The capacity of a scaffold to carry transplanted liver tissue conta...

Acute liver failure in the ED
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/143261/liver-disease/acute-liver-failure-ed
Jennie Smith

Jul 25th, 2017 - Acute liver failure (ALF), is a life-threatening deterioration of liver function in people without preexisting cirrhosis. It can be caused by acetaminophen toxicity, pregnancy, ischemia, hepatitis A infection, and Wilson disease, among other thing.

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Patient Education  7 results see all →