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Cirrhosis

Lifestyle modifications

NUTRITION

  • Adequate nutrition is important

  • Daily protein intake for people with cirrhosis: 1.2 - 1.5g/kg (ideal body weight), and upt to 2g/kg if critically ill. (1)

  • Avoid alcohol (1)


PHYSICAL ACTIVITY

  • Maintain regular exercise (1)

References

Resources

Evidence Pyramid

EXPLANATION TO EVIDENCE PRESENTATION

Evidence based on guidelines and evidence based Clinical Decision Systems is written in BOLD

Evidence based on meta analysis or systematic reviews is written in BOLD and CURSIVE

Evidence based on randomized controlled trials is written in plain font

Evidence based on observational / cohort studies is written in CURSIVE

Figure: Evidence pyramid

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