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Results of a Prospective Study of Acute Liver Failure at 17 Tertiary Care Centers in the United States
Context Acute liver failure is a catastrophic condition affecting about 2000 persons in the United States each year. Contribution Among 308 consecutive patients with liver failure admitted to 1 of 17Expand
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Acetaminophen‐induced acute liver failure: Results of a United States multicenter, prospective study
Severe acetaminophen hepatotoxicity frequently leads to acute liver failure (ALF). We determined the incidence, risk factors, and outcomes of acetaminophen‐induced ALF at 22 tertiary care centers inExpand
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Recentralizing while decentralizing: How national governments reappropriate forest resources
Summary Decentralization initiatives have been launched in the majority of developing countries, but these rarely lay the foundations necessary to reach decentralization’s purported efficiency andExpand
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How are REDD+ Proponents Addressing Tenure Problems? Evidence from Brazil, Cameroon, Tanzania, Indonesia, and Vietnam
This paper assesses proponent activities to address tenure insecurity in light of actions required for effective and equitable implementation of REDD+. Field research was carried out at 19 REDD+Expand
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Decentralization of Natural Resource Governance Regimes
This chapter reviews the literature on natural resource decentralization with an emphasis on forests in developing countries. This literature can be located at the intersection between discussions ofExpand
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Intravenous N-acetylcysteine improves transplant-free survival in early stage non-acetaminophen acute liver failure.
BACKGROUND & AIMS N-acetylcysteine (NAC), an antidote for acetaminophen poisoning, might benefit patients with non-acetaminophen-related acute liver failure. METHODS In a prospective, double-blindExpand
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Land tenure and REDD+: The good, the bad and the ugly
Abstract A number of international donors, national governments and project proponents have begun to lay the groundwork for REDD+, but tenure insecurity – including the potential risks of landExpand
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Introduction to the Revised American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases Position Paper on Acute Liver Failure 2011
The diagnosis of ALF hinges on identifying that the patient has an acute insult and is encephalopathic. Imaging in recent years has suggested “cirrhosis,” but this is often an overcall by radiology,Expand
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Democratic Decentralisation through a Natural Resource Lens: An Introduction
Anne M. Larson is a Research Associate at the Center for International Forestry Research and Nitlapan Institute for Research and Development, Managua, Nicaragua. Jesse C. Ribot is a Senior AssociateExpand
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Forest tenure reform in the age of climate change: Lessons for REDD+
Numerous authors have stressed the importance of guaranteeing and protecting the tenure and human rights of indigenous and other forest-based communities under schemes for reducing emissions fromExpand
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