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Summary of the Contributions: Assessment and Evaluation of Hepatic Encephalopathy

  • Livio Capocaccia
  • Joseph E. Fischer
  • Filippo Rossi-Fanelli

Abstract

For the sake of clarity the Editors have decided to present a compendium of what was debated and substantially agreed upon by the participants in the Round Table as well as by the audience on the following points:
  • TERMINOLOGY AND DEFINITION

  • DIAGNOSIS AND EVALUATION

  • LATENT OR COVERT ENCEPHALOPATHY

  • CLINICAL PATTERNS.

Keywords

Hepatic Encephalopathy Cirrhotic Patient Round Table Plasma Amino Acid Clinical Pattern 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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Copyright information

© Plenum Press, New York 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • Livio Capocaccia
    • 1
  • Joseph E. Fischer
    • 2
  • Filippo Rossi-Fanelli
    • 1
  1. 1.University of RomeRomeItaly
  2. 2.Department of SurgeryUniversity of Cincinnati Medical CenterCincinnatiUSA

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