Long-term Outcomes for Liver Transplant Recipients in Terms of Hepatic Encephalopathy.

BACKGROUND Liver transplantation (LT) is thought to resolve cognitive deficit due to hepatic encephalopathy (HE). The aim of this study was to determine the factors associated with the outcomes of patients with HE after LT. METHODS The authors reviewed the medical records of 388 patients with HE who underwent LT from 1996 to 2014. RESULTS There were 282… CONTINUE READING