New Advances in Hepatic Encephalopathy, An Issue of Clinics in Liver Disease
Author By Robert S. Brown Jr, MD, MPH, Columbia University, New York
Format Hardcover ISBN 9780323376037 Copyright Year 2015
Dr. Brown provides a timely upate on the clinical diagnosis and management of Hepatic Encephalopathy. His issue addresses current hot topics including Role of NH4 in Pathogenesis of Hepatic Encephalopathy; How to diagnose and manage HE in fulminant hepatic failure; New methods of Brain Imaging and testing (eg PET) and Hepatic Encephalopathy; Management New agents for HE (focus on NH4 lowering drugs used in UCD); Legal responsibility of MD when he diagnoses HE; Diets in Encephalopathy; and Neurological manifestations of HE.