Cirrhosis TIPS for the decompensated cirrhotic & acute on chronic liver failure from expert hepatologist and keto-practitioner Scott Matherly MD, @liverprof and chief hepatologist at @KashlakHospital. We walk through acute management of variceal bleeds, when to suspect SBP in decompensated cirrhosis (all the time, it turns out), how much fluid to remove in paracentesis, and some definitions about what decompensated cirrhosis and acute on chronic liver failure really mean.
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Written and produced by: Nora Taranto MS4, Matthew Watto MD
Pretest by: Cyrus Askin MD
Hosts: Matthew Watto MD, Paul Williams MD,
Images and infographics: Hannah Abrams MS3
Edited by: Matthew Watto MD
Guest: Scott Matherly MD