• The debate on hydroxyethyl starch

    Despite mounting evidence demonstrating the possible harmful effects of hydroxyethyl starch (HES) and its continued misuse in critically ill patients, some experts still support its use, leading to heated international debate. Learn more about the events and studies on both sides of the debate that led to the recent decision to further restrict HES use throughout Europe.

  • EASL Guidelines

    Updated 2018 European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL) clinical practice guidelines on the management of decompensated cirrhosis, including ascites, spontaneous bacterial peritonitis (SBP), and hepatorenal syndrome in cirrhosis.

  • Patient case studies in fluid management

    Large-volume paracentesis, Hepatorenal syndrome (HRS) type 1 and Spontaneous bacterial peritonitis.

  • Key Issues Dialogue

    Read the debate on 'Albumin in Clinical Fluid Management', featuring leading experts from the medical community in the United States and Europe.

  • Educational Slides

    Here you will find a number of presentations put together to further your knowledge and understanding of fluid management.

 

Fluid Management Knowledge Centre

Welcome to the Fluid Management Knowledge Centre. In this Knowledge Centre we provide an overview of fluid management, including albumin for sepsis and septic shock, guidelines for fluid management in liver cirrhosis and fluid management in cardiac surgery.

Overview

Overview

Explore a wide range of information on sepsis and septic shock, liver cirrhosis and more within the context of fluid management.

Publications Digest

Publications Digest

The Publications Digest section of the Knowledge Centre is an area dedicated to providing analysis and commentary of related published literature. Recent publications will be reviewed and distilled into key learning points which you can access below.

Congress Highlights

Congress Highlights

This page contains key discussions and videos from the United Europe Gastroenterology Week (UEGW), which took place in Berlin in 2013.

Resources

Resources

Explore our helpful links, downloadable resources and educational slides to improve the breadth and width of your knowledge.


 

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