Chapter 39. Neurological Problems in Liver Transplantation

  1. Richard Hughes6,
  2. Michael Brainin7 and
  3. Nils Erik Gilhus8
  1. M. Guarino1,
  2. J. Benito-Leon2,
  3. J. Decruyenaere3,
  4. E. Schmutzhard4,
  5. K. Weissenborn5 and
  6. A. Stracciari1

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470753279.ch39

European Handbook of Neurological Management

European Handbook of Neurological Management

How to Cite

Guarino, M., Benito-Leon, J., Decruyenaere, J., Schmutzhard, E., Weissenborn, K. and Stracciari, A. (2006) Neurological Problems in Liver Transplantation, in European Handbook of Neurological Management (eds R. Hughes, M. Brainin and N. E. Gilhus), Blackwell Publishing, Inc., Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470753279.ch39

Editor Information

  1. 6

    Professor of Neurology, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, King's College London, London, UK

  2. 7

    Professor of Clinical Neurology, Donauklinikum Gugging and Donau-Universität, Krems, Austria

  3. 8

    Professor of Neurology, University of Bergen and Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway

Author Information

  1. 1

    Neurology Unit, S. Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy

  2. 2

    Department of Neurology, Móstoles General Hospital, Móstoles, Madrid, Spain

  3. 3

    Department of Intensive Care Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium

  4. 4

    Department of Neurology, Innsbruck Medical University, Innsbruck, Austria

  5. 5

    Department of Neurology, Hannover University Hospital, Hannover, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405130509

Online ISBN: 9780470753279



  • neurological problems;
  • liver transplantation;
  • neurological impairment;
  • immunosuppression neurotoxicity;
  • antihistaminic drugs


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Abstract

  • Background and objectives

  • Search strategy

  • Grading of recommendations

  • Results

  • Acknowledgement