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Author Butterworth, Roger F., speaker

Title Hepatic encephalopathy in acute liver failure : a primary neurogliopathy / Roger F. Butterworth
Published London : Henry Stewart Talks, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (1 streaming video file (33 min.) : color, sound)
Series Physiology and pathophysiology of neuroglia : roles in health and disease, 2056-452X
Henry Stewart talks. Biomedical & life sciences collection. Physiology and pathophysiology of neuroglia
Contents Contents: Classification of hepatic encephalopathy -- Acute liver failure -- Neuropathology of Acute liver failure -- Pathogenesis of hepatic encephalopathy in Acute liver failure: key role of ammonia -- Arterial NH3: risk factor of intracranial hypertension -- Selective gene expression alterations in Acute liver failure -- Glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP) -- Glutamate transporter EAAT-2 -- Extracellular brain glutamate and neurological status -- Systemic inflammation in Acute liver failure -- Brain cytokines in Acute liver failure -- Therapeutic implications
Notes Animated audio-visual presentation with synchronized narration
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Subject Hepatic encephalopathy.
Liver -- Diseases.
Neuroglia -- Physiology.
Brain Diseases -- pathology.
Hepatic Encephalopathy -- pathology.
Liver Failure, Acute -- pathology.
Neuroglia -- pathology.
Neuroglia -- physiology.
Genre/Form Video recordings.
Form Streaming video