• Cirrhosis outcomes: 6 reports on quality of life, readmission, palliative care

    6 monthes ago - By Healio

    Recent research into liver cirrhosis has focused on identifying factors that may prevent progression from earlier stages of fibrosis along with improving care for patients once diagnosed, as there is no curative therapy.
    The following reports include data on how hospital length of stay was linked to cirrhosis-related readmission, the affect of malnutrition on patient quality of life in cirrhosis cases, and improving patient understanding of palliative care options.
    Cirrhosis often follows alcohol-related health care visits
    The incidence of alcohol-related liver cirrhosis among patients
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