A liver’s injury. Morning Report 12.19.2018

Important teaching points: (updated 12/20/18) 1) In patients with significantly elevated LFTs where there is even a concern for Tylenol induced injury, start NAC immediately. It can always be stopped and is well tolerated. Additionally, in non-acetaminophen cases of acute liver failure (see definition below) NAC has been shown to have benefit. 2) Always recheck … Continue reading A liver’s injury. Morning Report 12.19.2018