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Assessment of Liver Cirrhosis: In a Nutshell (Nursing)

by Rhonda Lawes

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    00:00 Now the CTP calculator can be useful in assessing the severity of cirrhosis.

    00:05 It uses five clinical assessments including serum albumin, bilirubin, prothrombin pt/inr and grading of encephalopathy and ascites.

    00:17 The calculator ranges from a score of 5 to 15 with a score of greater than 10 indicating the most severe liver disease.

    00:25 Thanks for watching our video today.


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    The lecture Assessment of Liver Cirrhosis: In a Nutshell (Nursing) by Rhonda Lawes is from the course Liver Cirrhosis (Nursing).


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    1. PT/INR, bilirubin, serum albumin, encephalopathy, ascites
    2. Serum bilirubin, serum sodium, serum albumin, PT/INR, encephalopathy
    3. Serum albumin, PT/INR, serum sodium, ascites, peripheral edema
    4. Serum albumin, serum bilirubin, ascites, peripheral edema, encephalopathy

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     Rhonda Lawes

    Rhonda Lawes


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