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Table 2 Liver support systems in the hepato-renal syndrome (modified from [20])

From: Nomenclature for renal replacement therapy and blood purification techniques in critically ill patients: practical applications

Non-cell-based systems Intermittent, extended and continuous dialysis techniques
Hemoperfusion techniques
Plasma exchange techniques
Plasmapheresis
Plasma filtration/adsorption
Albumin dialysis
 • MARS
 • SPAD
Prometheus
Cell-based systems (Bioartificial liver support systems) Human hepatocytes (bioartificial liver support system)
Porcine hepatocytes