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Research & Reviews  1,380 results

Hepatocyte Specific Deletion of Yes-Associated Protein (YAP) Improves Recovery from Ace...
Toxicological Sciences : an Official Journal of the Socie... Poudel S, Paine-Cabrera D et. al.

Sep 22nd, 2021 - Overdose of acetaminophen (APAP) is the major cause of acute liver failure in the Western world with very limited treatment options. Previous studies from our groups and others have shown that timely activation of liver regeneration is a critical ...

Oral fluoroquinolone use and the risk of acute liver injury: a nationwide cohort study.
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Nibell O, Svanström H et. al.

Sep 20th, 2021 - Antibiotics are considered to be among the most frequent causes of drug-related acute liver injuries (ALI). Although many ALI have mild and reversible clinical outcomes there is substantial risk of severe reactions leading to acute liver failure, ...

Macroscopic characteristics of the native liver in children with MPV17-related mitochon...
Liver Transplantation : Official Publication of the Ameri... Kasahara M, Sakamoto S et. al.

Sep 19th, 2021 - Mitochondrial respiratory chain disorders (MRCDs) are rare conditions with various clinical manifestations that depend on the genetic type, with subsequent severity of the liver disease. Clinical presentations include acute liver failure or chroni...

Eltrombopag-Induced Metabolic Acidosis and Hepatic Encephalopathy in Pediatric ITP.
Journal of Pediatric Hematology/oncology; Hermann E, Ferdjallah A

Sep 7th, 2021 - Eltrombopag is approved for the treatment of chronic immune thrombocytopenia purpura (ITP) in pediatric patients 1 year and older who have demonstrated an insufficient response to corticosteroids and intravenous immunoglobulin. We present the case...

COVID-19: a fatal case of acute liver failure associated with SARS-CoV-2 infection in p...
BMC Infectious Diseases; Ihlow J, Seelhoff A et. al.

Sep 5th, 2021 - The detection of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) is challenging, particularly in post-mortem human tissues. However, there is increasing evidence for viral SARS-CoV-2 manifestation in non-respiratory tissues. In this con...

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Guidelines  1 results

ESPEN practical guideline: Clinical nutrition in liver disease.
Clinical Nutrition (Edinburgh, Scotland); Bischoff SC, Bernal W et. al.

Nov 21st, 2020 - The Practical guideline is based on the current scientific ESPEN guideline on Clinical Nutrition in Liver Disease. It has been shortened and transformed into flow charts for easier use in clinical practice. The guideline is dedicated to all profes...

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Drugs  20 results see all →

News  90 results

Liver Failure Management in the ICU: Clinical Practice Guidelines (2020)

Feb 28th, 2020 - In February 2020, a panel from the Society of Critical Care Medicine published clinical practice management guidelines on adult acute and acute-on-chronic liver failure, as encountered in the intensive care unit (ICU).[1] For patients with acute l...

Inner demons

Dec 1st, 2019 - Julia Brennan sings about inner demons. They just won’t go away and they don’t play fair with angels.

Blocking TLR9 may halt brain edema in acute liver failure
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.

Infusion of Evidence: The Albumin Effect in Cirrhosis Becomes Clearer

Jul 10th, 2019 - Patients with cirrhosis have a significant reduction in cardiovascular and cardiopulmonary function. Arteriolar dilation, particularly in the splanchnic circulation, leads to a lessened arterial volume with a subsequent reduction in cardiac output...

Young, angry, and in need of a liver transplant

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.

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Patient Education  3 results see all →