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Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Volume 2018, Article ID 3015891, 10 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/3015891
Clinical Study

Primary Prophylaxis to Prevent the Development of Hepatic Encephalopathy in Cirrhotic Patients with Acute Variceal Bleeding

1Gastroenterology and Hepatology Department, Mexico’s General Hospital, Mexico City 06726, Mexico
2Internal Medicine Department, Mexico’s General Hospital, Mexico City 06726, Mexico
3Research Department, Chief of the Medical Direction of “Instituto de Seguridad y Servicios Sociales de los Trabajadores del Estado” (ISSSTE), Mexico City 14050, Mexico
4Cognitive Science A.C., Mexico City 10700, Mexico

Correspondence should be addressed to Fátima Higuera-de-la-Tijera; xm.moc.oohay@areugihamitaf

Received 7 April 2018; Revised 25 May 2018; Accepted 31 May 2018; Published 10 July 2018

Academic Editor: Olivier Barbier

Copyright © 2018 Fátima Higuera-de-la-Tijera et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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