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Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants:
doi: 10.1097/01.JAA.0000447003.89090.8b
Surgical Review

Liver transplantation in a critically ill patient

Jacobson, Katherine MMS, PA-C; Cameron, Andrew MD, PhD; Essary, Alison C. DHSc, PA-C

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Abstract

ABSTRACT: The United Network for Organ Sharing recently changed its policies for liver allocation to give patients with severe hepatic failure priority due to their greater risk of morbidity and mortality. This case illustrates the benefit of transplant in critically ill patients.

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