Albumin and other plasma expanders for paracentesis treatment of ascites in cirrhotic patients
Editorial Group: Cochrane Hepato-Biliary Group
Published Online: 20 JAN 2003
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How to Cite
Simonetti RG, Gluud C, Milazzo G, Pagliaro L. Albumin and other plasma expanders for paracentesis treatment of ascites in cirrhotic patients (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2003, Issue 1. Art. No.: CD004039. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004039.
- Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
- Published Online: 20 JAN 2003
This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:
The aim of this Review is to assess the beneficial and harmful effects of albumin, synthetic colloids, or intravenous infusion of ascitic fluid in combination with paracentesis for the treatment of ascites in cirrhotic patients.