Clinical Trials are research studies that test how well new medical approaches work in people. Before an experimental treatment can be tested on human subjects in a clinical trial, it must show benefit in laboratory testing.
The American Liver Foundation has identified services to make it easier for you to find doctors and liver disease specialists.
Caregivers are responsible for the physical care and emotional support of someone who can no longer care for them self due to illness, injury or disability.
To reduce time spent on the waiting list, family, friends, co-workers, and even strangers offer to be living organ donors.
Palliative Care focuses on providing relief from the symptoms and stress of a serious illness. The goal is to improve quality of life for both the patient and the family.
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Philip C. Scarfo will forever be remembered as a leader of liver health education and resources at the American Liver Foundation (ALF).