Quality of Life in Cirrhotics with Minimal Hepatic Encephalopathy

@article{Schomerus2001QualityOL,
  title={Quality of Life in Cirrhotics with Minimal Hepatic Encephalopathy},
  author={Hans Schomerus and Wolfgang Hamster},
  journal={Metabolic Brain Disease},
  year={2001},
  volume={16},
  pages={37-41}
}
Minimal hepatic encephalopathy (HE) is a major cause of premature retirement in cirrhotics. The decision on the earning capability of a patient is usually based on clinical judgement, considering the patient's complaints and clinical findings such as nervousness and depression. In a comprehensive psychometric study we were able to show that cirrhotic… CONTINUE READING