HEPATORENAL SYNDROME


In an uncontrolled study in 20 patients with hepatorenal syndrome treated with a regimen of albumin IV (to maintain central venous pressure at > 3cm H2O) + furosemide (titrated to maintain urine output > 50cc/h); incidence of response (CrCl rising to > 40mL/min) occurred in 11 pts (Am. J. Gastroent. 100:2702, 2005--JW)