Is long-term albumin administration efficacious in decompensated cirrhosis?


  • The Lancet
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Background

Evidence is scarce on the efficacy of long-term human albumin (HA) administration in patients with decompensated cirrhosis. The human Albumin for the treatmeNt of aScites in patients With hEpatic cirrhosis (ANSWER) study was designed to clarify this issue.

Methods

We did a...