A clinical study on the treatment of severe hepatitis by a combined artificial liver.

@article{Chen2012ACS,
  title={A clinical study on the treatment of severe hepatitis by a combined artificial liver.},
  author={Jiajia Chen and Jianrong Huang and Yuemei Chen and Yinfeng Lu and Lanjuan Li},
  journal={Hepato-gastroenterology},
  year={2012},
  volume={59 119},
  pages={2273-5}
}
BACKGROUND/AIMS To focus on determining efficacy and safety of the combined artificial liver in treating severe hepatitis. METHODOLOGY Ten patients with acute and chronic severe hepatitis were chosen for this study. A total of 19 cases were treated with a combination of selective plasma absorption and selective plasma exchange and 1 was treated with plasma perfusion absorption. Clinical symptoms and physical signs were observed. In addition, the changes in biochemical markers, coagulation… CONTINUE READING