Characteristics and Discrepancies in Acute-on-Chronic Liver Failure: Need for a Unified Definition

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BACKGROUND & AIM To investigate the prevalence, mortalities, and patient characteristics of Acute-on-chronic liver failure (ACLF) according to the AARC (Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver ACLF Research Consortium) and European Association for the Study of the Liver CLIF-C (Chronic Liver Failure Consortium) definitions. METHODS We… (More)
DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0146745

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@inproceedings{Kim2016CharacteristicsAD, title={Characteristics and Discrepancies in Acute-on-Chronic Liver Failure: Need for a Unified Definition}, author={Tae Y. Kim and Do Seon Song and Hee Yeon Kim and Dong Hyun Sinn and Eileen L Yoon and Chang Wook Kim and Young Kul Jung and Ki Tae Suk and Sang Soo Lee and Chang Hyeong Lee and Tae Hun Kim and Jeong Han Kim and Won Hyeok Choe and Hyung Joon Yim and Sung Eun Kim and Soon Koo Baik and Byung Seok Lee and Jae Young Jang and Jeong Ill Suh and Hyoung Su Kim and Seong Woo Nam and Hyeok Choon Kwon and Young Seok Kim and Sang Gyune Kim and Hee Bok Chae and Jin Mo Yang and Joo Hyun Sohn and Heon Ju Lee and Seung Ha Park and Byung Hoon Han and Eun Hee Choi and Chang H Kim and Dong Joon Kim and Tatsuo Kanda}, booktitle={PloS one}, year={2016} }