Hepatic Encephalopathy: Risks, Diagnosis and Management

Hepatic Encephalopathy: Risks, Diagnosis and Management

In this video, Christine Hsu, MD, discusses hepatic encephalopathy and its associated risk of falls, motor vehicle accidents and increased mortality. Dr. Hsu cites research studies and discusses the classifications as well as associated symptoms and conditions. Dr. Hsu also covers methods for diagnosis, including a stroop test app, and offers recommendations for rigorous testing, management and prevention of future episodes.

 

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June 24, 2015

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