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

Korula, Jacob
July 2009
ACP Journal Club;7/21/2009, Vol. 151 Issue 1, p12
Academic Journal
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.


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