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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 46824
Country/Territory Japan
2019-02-25 02:24
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ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
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Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Minireviews
Article Title Considerations of elderly factors to manage the complication of liver cirrhosis in elderly patients
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Kenya Kamimura, Akira Sakamaki, Hiroteru Kamimura, Toru Setsu, Takeshi Yokoo, Masaaki Takamura and Shuji Terai
Author(s) ORCID Number
Kenya Kamimura http://orcid.org/0000-0001-7182-4400
Akira Sakamaki http://orcid.org/0000-0002-9368-7272
Hiroteru Kamimura http://orcid.org/0000-0002-9135-3092
Toru Setsu http://orcid.org/0000-0003-2309-3556
Takeshi Yokoo http://orcid.org/0000-0001-7138-1785
Masaaki Takamura http://orcid.org/0000-0001-6773-4613
Shuji Terai http://orcid.org/0000-0002-5439-635X
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding author Kenya Kamimura, MD, PhD, Lecturer, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Niigata University, 1-757 Asahimachido-ri, Chuo-ku, Niigata 951-8510, Japan. kenya-k@med.niigata-u.ac.jp
Keywords Liver cirrhosis; Elderly patients; Quality of life; Aging
Core Tip The increasing aging population is a worldwide issue and societies are facing various problems including long-term care for populations with a high prevalence of chronic conditions including the liver diseases. It is clear that management of hepatitis and cirrhosis is important to maintain hepatic function as well as activities of daily living and quality of life of liver disease patients. While various therapeutic options have been available including newly developed medicines and techniques, the aging-related parameters must be considered in the decision making for therapeutic strategies and dosage of the available medicine. However, as there is no information available to date in this field, to fill this gap, we have summarized the points that must be considered upon the management of liver cirrhosis in elderly patients. The information summarized will be helpful for physicians treating the elderly patients with the understanding of the aging-related changes of the body and organs.
Publish Date 2019-04-18 05:48
Citation Kamimura K, Sakamaki A, Kamimura H, Setsu T, Yokoo T, Takamura M, Terai S. Considerations of elderly factors to manage the complication of liver cirrhosis in elderly patients. World J Gastroenterol 2019;25(15): 1817-1827
Url https://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v25/i15/1817.htm
DOI https://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v25.i15.1817
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