MACHT – Outpatient albumin infusions do not prevent complications of cirrhosis in patients on the liver transplant waiting list
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James Trotter
Baylor Scott & White Liver Consultants of Texas – Dallas, Liver Health – Austin, USA
Patrick S. Kamath
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
Alastair O'Brien
Institute of Liver and Digestive Health, University College London, UK
Corresponding author. Address: Institute of Liver and Digestive Health, University College London, UK; Tel.: +442076796851.
EASL LiverTree™. O'Brien A. Dec 1, 2018; 256761
Alastair O'Brien
Alastair O'Brien

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