TITLE

2009 - Immediate listing for liver transplantation did not differ from usual care for overall survival in stage B alcoholic cirrhosis

AUTHOR(S)
Korula, Jacob
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;7/21/2009, Vol. 151 Issue 1, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on study on how immediate listing for liver transplantation compare with usual care for survival in patients with Child-Pugh stage B alcoholic cirrhosis (AC). Randomized controlled trial (RCT) was conducted. It concluded that immediate listing for liver transplantation did not differ from usual care for overall survival in patients with Child-Pugh stage B alcoholic cirrhosis.
ACCESSION #
43797548

 

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