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Research & Reviews  37,005 results

Prothrombin Complex Concentrate Use in Intracranial Hemorrhage Patients With Cirrhosis ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/08850666211012650
Journal of Intensive Care Medicine; Small C, Attridge RL et. al.

May 4th, 2021 - Patients with intracranial hemorrhage (ICH) have a 30-day mortality rate up to 52%, and the risk of mortality is increased in patients with disease-induced coagulopathy such as cirrhosis. The objective of this study was to evaluate whether 4F-PCC ...

Thick Fibrous Septa on Liver Biopsy Specimens Predict the Development of Decompensation...
https://doi.org/10.1093/ajcp/aqab024
American Journal of Clinical Pathology; Jain D, Sreenivasan P et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - In compensated cirrhosis, thick fibrous septa and small nodules on liver biopsy specimens correlate with the presence of clinically significant portal hypertension (CSPH). In turn, CSPH is the strongest predictor of cirrhosis decompensation. The a...

Is Serum-Ascites Vitamin D Gradient a Valid Marker for Diagnosing Spontaneous Bacterial...
https://doi.org/10.1093/labmed/lmab019
Laboratory Medicine; Abdel Hafez H, Madani H et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) is considered the paradigmatic model of infection in patients with liver cirrhosis. Therefore, there is a need for an accurate and rapid method for SBP diagnosis. The aim of this study was to evaluate the va...

High Neutrophil-Lymphocyte Ratio and Delta Neutrophil-Lymphocyte Ratio Are Associated w...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10620-021-07001-6
Digestive Diseases and Sciences; Rich NE, Parvathaneni A et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - The neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) has been proposed as a prognostic biomarker for cirrhosis and non-liver malignancies. We aimed to evaluate the prognostic value of NLR in a diverse cohort of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). We pe...

Lower serum chloride concentrations are associated with increased risk of mortality in ...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12876-021-01797-3
BMC Gastroenterology; Ji Y, Li L

May 2nd, 2021 - Cirrhosis can be complicated by electrolyte abnormalities, but the major focus has been concentrated on the clinical significance of serum sodium levels. Emerging studies have identified hypochloremia as an independent prognostic marker in patient...

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Guidelines  117 results

Chemical Risk Factors of Primary Liver Cancer: An Update
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7801911/
Hepatic Medicine: Evidence and Research; Barsouk A, Thandra KC et. al.

Jan 4th, 2021 - Primary liver cancer has the sixth highest incidence and fourth highest cancer mortality worldwide. Hepatitis B is the leading cause of liver cancer, though its incidence is decreasing with vaccination. Alcohol is the leading cause of liver transp...

AGA Clinical Practice Update on Bariatric Surgery in Cirrhosis: Expert Review.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2020.10.034
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official C... Patton H, Heimbach J et. al.

Jan 4th, 2021 - AGA Clinical Practice Update on Bariatric Surgery in Cirrhosis: Expert Review.|2021|Patton H,Heimbach J,McCullough A,|

AGA Clinical Practice Update on Lifestyle Modification Using Diet and Exercise to Achie...
https://doi.org/10.1053/j.gastro.2020.11.051
Gastroenterology Younossi ZM, Corey KE et. al.

Dec 11th, 2020 - Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is a leading cause of chronic liver disease, with global public health impact affecting more than 25% of the global population. NAFLD is associated with significant morbidity and mortality from cirrhosis, h...

AGA Clinical Practice Update on Palliative Care Management in Cirrhosis: Expert Review.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2020.11.027
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official C... Tandon P, Walling A et. al.

Nov 22nd, 2020 - Care with palliative care principles (aka Palliative Care, PC) is an approach to care that focuses on improving the quality of life of patients and their caregivers who are facing life-limiting illness. It encompasses the assessment and management...

Liver Cancer - StatPearls
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK448337/
StatPearls [Internet]; Recio-Boiles A

Nov 18th, 2020 - Hepatocellular carcinoma is the most common form of primary liver cancer in the United States with three-quarters of primary and secondary liver cancer cases. The trend for both estimated new and instances of death is increasing in parallel to the...

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Drugs  907 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  39,103 results

Prothrombin Complex Concentrate Use in Intracranial Hemorrhage Patients With Cirrhosis ...
https://doi.org/10.1177/08850666211012650
Journal of Intensive Care Medicine; Small C, Attridge RL et. al.

May 4th, 2021 - Patients with intracranial hemorrhage (ICH) have a 30-day mortality rate up to 52%, and the risk of mortality is increased in patients with disease-induced coagulopathy such as cirrhosis. The objective of this study was to evaluate whether 4F-PCC ...

Thick Fibrous Septa on Liver Biopsy Specimens Predict the Development of Decompensation...
https://doi.org/10.1093/ajcp/aqab024
American Journal of Clinical Pathology; Jain D, Sreenivasan P et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - In compensated cirrhosis, thick fibrous septa and small nodules on liver biopsy specimens correlate with the presence of clinically significant portal hypertension (CSPH). In turn, CSPH is the strongest predictor of cirrhosis decompensation. The a...

Is Serum-Ascites Vitamin D Gradient a Valid Marker for Diagnosing Spontaneous Bacterial...
https://doi.org/10.1093/labmed/lmab019
Laboratory Medicine; Abdel Hafez H, Madani H et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP) is considered the paradigmatic model of infection in patients with liver cirrhosis. Therefore, there is a need for an accurate and rapid method for SBP diagnosis. The aim of this study was to evaluate the va...

High Neutrophil-Lymphocyte Ratio and Delta Neutrophil-Lymphocyte Ratio Are Associated w...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10620-021-07001-6
Digestive Diseases and Sciences; Rich NE, Parvathaneni A et. al.

May 3rd, 2021 - The neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) has been proposed as a prognostic biomarker for cirrhosis and non-liver malignancies. We aimed to evaluate the prognostic value of NLR in a diverse cohort of patients with hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC). We pe...

Lower serum chloride concentrations are associated with increased risk of mortality in ...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12876-021-01797-3
BMC Gastroenterology; Ji Y, Li L

May 2nd, 2021 - Cirrhosis can be complicated by electrolyte abnormalities, but the major focus has been concentrated on the clinical significance of serum sodium levels. Emerging studies have identified hypochloremia as an independent prognostic marker in patient...

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News  1,681 results

Bariatric Surgery May Cut Cancer in Obesity With Liver Disease
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/948869

Apr 6th, 2021 - In a large cohort of insured working adults with severe obesity and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), among those who underwent bariatric surgery, the rate of incident cancer was lower during a 10-month median follow-up period. The rate wa...

Patients With Decompensated Cirrhosis Often Lack Advance Care Plans
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947552

Mar 16th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - Many patients with decompensated cirrhosis do not have advance care plans in place to cover their trajectory of illness through end-of-life care, according to a new study that concludes this may be one reason they receive overly...

New 'Minimal Monitoring' Approach to HCV Treatment May Simplify Care
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/947455

Mar 14th, 2021 - A novel minimal monitoring (MINMON) approach to hepatitis C virus (HCV) treatment was safe and achieved sustained virology response (SVR) compared to current clinical standards in treatment-naive patients without evidence of decompensated cirrhosi...

Study Questions Albumin Use in Decompensated Cirrhosis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946828

Mar 3rd, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A large new phase-3 study is questioning the widespread use of albumin to treat deadly decompensated cirrhosis, especially when the long-trusted therapy may pose a risk of significant side effects. Dr. Alastair O'Brien ...

Terlipressin Shows Benefit in Hepatorenal Syndrome but Risks Spark Concern
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946833

Mar 3rd, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Details of the phase-3 CONFIRM trial show the vasopressin analog terlipressin can reverse the effects of type 1 hepatorenal syndrome (HRS-1), although not without potentially serious side effects. The study, published i...

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Patient Education  77 results see all →