• Liver transplantation highlights from The Liver Meeting 2018

    5 monthes ago - By Healio

    This year at The Liver Meeting, data presented on liver transplantation focused on comorbid complications, such as alcohol misuse and obesity, and their correlated outcomes.
    Healio Gastroenterology and Liver Disease has compiled the following reports which include presentations on a predictive score for alcohol relapse posttransplant, mortality rates related to obesity and high steatosis in patients who received liver grafts, steady prescription opioid use both before and after transplant, as well as data on negative-to-positive hepatitis C heart transplant.
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