Mortality of alcohol abusing men prospectively assessed in relation to history of abuse and degree of liver injury.

@article{Orholm1985MortalityOA,
  title={Mortality of alcohol abusing men prospectively assessed in relation to history of abuse and degree of liver injury.},
  author={Marianne Kirsten Orholm and Thorkild I A S\orensen and K. D. Bentsen and G H\oybye and K Egh\oje and P. B. Christoffersen},
  journal={Liver},
  year={1985},
  volume={5 5},
  pages={253-60}
}
A prospective evaluation of mortality in relation to a broad range of alcoholic abuse and biopsy-assessed stage of alcoholic liver injury was carried out by following 315 men admitted to hospital for various medical disorders. During 10-13 years, 184 patients (58%) died, which, according to national mortality statistics, corresponds to a mortality ratio of… CONTINUE READING