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Research & Reviews  518 results

Increasing Prevalence and Racial Disparity of Alcohol-Related Gastrointestinal and Live...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MCG.0000000000001665
Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology; Damjanovska S, Karb DB et. al.

Jan 10th, 2022 - One consequence of social distancing during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic was an increase in alcohol use disorders. We postulated that this would be associated with a rise in alcohol-related gastrointestinal and liver disease. U...

Technology insight: plant-derived vesicles-how far from the clinical biotherapeutics an...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.addr.2021.114108
Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews; Cong M, Tan S et. al.

Jan 7th, 2022 - Within the past decades, extracellular vesicles (EVs) have emerged as important mediators of intercellular communication in both prokaryotes and higher eukaryotes to regulate a diverse range of biological processes. Besides EVs, exosome-like nanop...

The MELD Score Is Superior to the Maddrey Discriminant Function Score to Predict Short-...
https://doi.org/10.14309/ajg.0000000000001596
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Morales-Arráez D, Ventura-Cots M et. al.

Dec 29th, 2021 - Several scoring systems predict mortality in alcohol-associated hepatitis (AH), including the Maddrey discriminant function (mDF) and model for end-stage liver disease (MELD) score developed in the United States, Glasgow alcoholic hepatitis score ...

Liver transplantation for severe alcoholic hepatitis: A multicenter Italian study.
https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.16936
American Journal of Transplantation : Official Journal Of... Germani G, Angrisani D et. al.

Dec 27th, 2021 - There is increasing evidence that early liver transplantation (eLT), performed within standardized protocols can improve survival in severe alcoholic hepatitis (sAH). The aim of the study was to assess outcomes after eLT for sAH in four Italian LT...

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Guidelines  3 results

ACG Clinical Guideline: Alcoholic Liver Disease.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6524956
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Singal AK, Bataller R et. al.

Jan 18th, 2018 - Alcoholic liver disease (ALD) comprises a clinical-histologic spectrum including fatty liver, alcoholic hepatitis (AH), and cirrhosis with its complications. Most patients are diagnosed at advanced stages and data on the prevalence and profile of ...

Medical Management of Severe Alcoholic Hepatitis: Expert Review from the Clinical Practice Updates Committee of the AGA Institute
https://www.cghjournal.org/article/S1542-3565(16)30798-4/fulltext?code=yjcgh-site

Apr 17th, 2017 - The purpose of this clinical practice update is to review diagnostic criteria for severe acute alcoholic hepatitis and to determine the current best practices for this life-threatening condition. The best practices in this review are based on clin...

Standard Definitions and Common Data Elements for Clinical Trials in Patients With Alco...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5287362
Gastroenterology Crabb DW, Bataller R et. al.

Feb 28th, 2016 - Standard Definitions and Common Data Elements for Clinical Trials in Patients With Alcoholic Hepatitis: Recommendation From the NIAAA Alcoholic Hepatitis Consortia.|2016|Crabb DW,Bataller R,Chalasani NP,Kamath PS,Lucey M,|classification,standards,...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  30 results

Intravenous NAC Use in ACLF Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05089981

Oct 22nd, 2021 - Introduction: Acute on Chronic Liver Failure (ACLF) is a relatively new entity, characterized by complications of cirrhosis and high rate of organ failures. Short term mortality at 28 days is high (>15%). ACLF is multifactorial in its etiology and...

TAK-242 in Patients With Acute Alcoholic Hepatitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04620148

Aug 2nd, 2021 - A phase 2a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled, multicenter, proof-of-concept study to evaluate the efficacy, safety, pharmacokinetics, and pharmacodynamics of TAK-242 in subjects with acute decompensation of alcohol-related cirrhosis due...

Integrated Approaches for Identifying Molecular Targets in Liver Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03915002

May 6th, 2021 - In 2015, chronic liver diseases were responsible for approximately 2% of worldwide mortality and in 2016 cirrhosis and chronic liver diseases accounted for 531.1 age- standardized, Disability Adjusted Life Years (DALY's) /100,000 habitants.(1, 2) ...

Protective Immune Mechanisms in Alcoholic Hepatitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01918462

Apr 29th, 2021 - The investigators will study hepatic biopsies from patients with alcoholic hepatitis. In these biopsies, the investigators will assess the production of IL-22 and which cells produce the cytokine. The investigators will study the expression of the...

Cohort/Ethics Study of Patients With Severe Alcoholic Hepatitis Undergoing Early Liver Transplantation
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04234139

Apr 12th, 2021 - The research study is designed to improve the investigators' understanding of early liver transplantation for patients with severe alcoholic hepatitis. The goal of this research is twofold: Establish a knowledge base necessary for appropriate live...

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News  70 results

Last Call? Moderate Alcohol's Health Benefits Look Increasingly Doubtful
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/965387

Dec 22nd, 2021 - When holiday shoppers recently went to their local liquor stores in search of some liquid spirit, many were instead greeted by the sight of increasingly barren shelves. Although partly a result of global supply chain issues, this was also yet more...

Chronically Interrupted: The Importance of Communication With Patient and Family During the COVID-19 Pandemic
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/964637

Dec 10th, 2021 - Case Narrative A 35-year-old woman has worsening alcoholic cirrhosis and repeated admissions for ascites, hepato-renal syndrome, and alcoholic hepatitis. Upon recognition of her grave prognosis, we proceeded with a shared-management approach invol...

Alcoholic Hepatitis Admissions of Young Adults Spike in Pandemic
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/962918

Nov 15th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. In the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic, hospital admissions for alcoholic hepatitis (AH) among adults aged 40 years and younger doubled in Bos...

Alcohol-Related Liver Disease Severity Increased During COVID-19
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/962789

Nov 11th, 2021 - Over the course of the COVID-19 pandemic, alcohol-related liver disease has increased in severity, a finding that is likely related to higher consumption of alcohol and reduced care. The difference was notable in higher Model for End-Stage Liver D...

Six Months to Live or Die: How Long Should an Alcoholic Liver Disease Patient Wait for a Transplant?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/960746

Oct 12th, 2021 - The night before Brian Gorzney planned to check into rehab for alcohol use, he began vomiting blood. First at 2 a.m. Then 5. And again at 11. When he arrived at the rehab facility in North Kansas City, Missouri, they sent him directly to the adjoi...

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Patient Education  4 results see all →