Skip to main content

Table 1 Patient details

From: Equipment review: The molecular adsorbents recirculating system (MARS®)

Parameter Patient 1 Patient 2 Patient 3 Patient 4 Patient 5
Age (years) 71 43 32 40 46
Gender M M F M F
APACHE II 33 30 34 25 31
Primary diagnosis AoCLF, 2° sepsis, grade 4 HE, HRS Liver disease 2° to sepsis, ATN Liver disease 2° to sepsis, ATN AoCLF, 2° sepsis, grade 3 HE, HRS AoCLF, 2° sepsis, grade 3 HE, HRS
Background Cirrhosis (NASH) Post-hemihepatectomy Post-renal transplant Cirrhosis (HCV, alcohol) Cirrhosis (HCV)
Child–Pugh Class C N/A N/A Class C Class C
Other treatment Ventilated, CVVHD, inotropes Ventilated, CVVHD, inotropes Ventilated, CVVHD Ventilated, CVVHD, inotropes Ventilated, CVVHD, inotropes
  1. AoCLF, acute-on-chronic liver failure; APACHE, Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation; CVVHD, continuous veno-venous haemodialysis; HCV, hepatitis C virus; HE, hepatic encephalopathy; HRS, hepato-renal syndrome; NASH, non-alcoholic steatohepatitis; N/A, not applicable (no pre-existing chronic liver disease).