Alcoholic liver disease: proposed recommendations for the American College of Gastroenterology

  title={Alcoholic liver disease: proposed recommendations for the American College of Gastroenterology},
  author={Arthur J. McCullough and J Connor},
  journal={American Journal of Gastroenterology},
Objective:The objective of this work was to develop practice guidelines for the management of alcoholic liver disease.Method:A computerized search using the Medline Data Base from 1966–July 1997 was performed with the search headings; alcohol, alcoholic hepatitis, alcoholic liver disease, liver transplant, diagnosis, epidemiology, human, and English only. All randomized controlled trials, case-control studies, and meta-analyses were read in depth. A manual search was also done using references… 

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