TITLE

Prothrombin index slope is an early prognostic marker in patients with severe acute liver diseases

AUTHOR(S)
Nalpas, Bertrand; Francoz, Claire; Ichaï, Philippe; Jamot, Laure; Faivre, Jamila; Lemoinne, Sara; Samuel, Didier; Durand, François; Bernuau, Jacques; Bréchot, Christian; Amouyal, Paul; Amouyal, Gilles
PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
Gut;Jul2012, Vol. 61 Issue 7, p1198
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the prognostic makers and their requirement in acute liver disease with reference to the slope in the prothrombin index. The Impact of the serum levels of the von Willebrand factor results in the worsening of the patients requiring liver transplantation due to the cirrhosis. Information on the impact of the prothrombin index slope on the requirement of liver transplantation of patients suffering from cirrhosis is also presented.
ACCESSION #
76169849

 

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