Priority 22 from the Alcohol-related Liver Disease PSP
|UNCERTAINTY: To what degree is established liver disease reversible? (JLA PSP Priority 22)
|JLA question ID
|Explanatory note (including examples of original survey submissions)
|The chances of their liver recovering from alcohol related damage is a major issue for many patients. "What are the chances of improving? Over what timescale?" "Is there a threshold beyond which alcohol-related liver disease is irrepairable?" " How readily (if at all) early stage liver disease can be treated and the general recovery pattern if mild live disease has been caused?"
|Health Research Classification System category
|Oral and Gastrointestinnal
|Extra information provided by this PSP
|3 patients, 10 carers and 11 professionals
|PSP unique ID
|Alcohol-related Liver Disease
|Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP.
|45 (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
|Date of priority setting workshop
|16 September 2016