Master Regulator: The Liver and Critical Illness
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GI and Nutrition, Pharmacology, 2020
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The Society of Critical Care Medicine's Critical Care Congress features internationally renowned faculty and content sessions highlighting the most up-to-date, evidence-based developments in critical care medicine. This is a presentation from the 2020 Critical Care Congress held February 16-19, 2020, in Orlando, Florida, USA.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the manifestations of neurologic dysfunction in acute and chronic liver failure
  • Assess the impact of liver dysfunction on the hematologic system
  • Assess the impact of liver dysfunction on the kidney
  • Elucidate new treatment strategies

Teaching an Old Dog New Tricks: The Liver-Brain Connection

Ram M. Subramanian

Bleeding or Thrombosis: A Hematologic Conundrum in ALF/ACLF

Constantine J. Karvellas

Medication Challenges: Dosing and Unusual Infections

William J. Peppard

Hepatorenal Patients: What to Do When Electrolytes Are out of Whack

Kai Singbartl

The Liver Is Failing: Should We Target the Microbiome?

Jody C. Olson

Meta Tag
Content Type Presentation
Knowledge Area Pharmacology
Knowledge Area GI and Nutrition
Knowledge Level Foundational
Membership Level Select
Membership Level Professional
Membership Level Associate
Tag Liver
Tag Anticoagulation
Tag Analgesia and Sedation
Year 2020
drug metabolism
dosing considerations
liver failure
antimicrobial therapies
altered GI tract function
decreased perfusion
drug absorption
individualized approach
hepatic blood flow
protein binding


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