Gallbladder and Biliary Disease

Gallbladder and Biliary Disease News

  • Some Cirrhosis Deaths Have Moved Out of the Hospital Although in-hospital mortality for patients with cirrhosis has been on a downward trend, at least part of that decrease appears to have been paid for by an increased risk of death in the 30 days immediately following hospital discharge, according to a U.S. study.
  • Statins Safe in NASH Statin therapy is safe for diabetic and prediabetic individuals with nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), and should be encouraged, given these patients’ high risk of cardiovascular disease, researchers say.

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