Outline the clinical laboratory assessment of liver function
Many of our drugs are metabolised by the liver, and many of our procedures rely on normal coagulation status.
An elevation in AST is related to zone 1 damage TRUE/FALSE
Hypoalbuminaemia is seen within 48 hours of a hepatic insult TRUE/FALSE
There will be hyperglycaemia in severe hepatic insufficiency TRUE/FALSE
Urea will be low in severe hepatic insufficiency TRUE/FALSE
Biliary obstruction can cause a high INR TRUE/FALSE