Histological parameters and alcohol abstinence determine long-term prognosis in patients with alcoholic liver disease.

@article{Lackner2017HistologicalPA,
  title={Histological parameters and alcohol abstinence determine long-term prognosis in patients with alcoholic liver disease.},
  author={Carolin Lackner and Walter Spindelboeck and Johannes Haybaeck and Philipp Douschan and Florian Rainer and Luigi Maria Terracciano and Josef Haas and Andrea Berghold and Ram{\'o}n Bataller and Rudolf E. Stauber},
  journal={Journal of hepatology},
  year={2017},
  volume={66 3},
  pages={610-618}
}
BACKGROUND & AIMS Few data exist on predictors of long-term prognosis in patients with alcoholic liver disease (ALD). Most studies have only assessed short-term prognosis in patients with advanced ALD. We aimed to assess the prognostic impact of clinical, biochemical and histological parameters on long-term prognosis in patients with early/compensated and… CONTINUE READING