CE Credit | Hepatitis C Online | 3 | Management of Cirrhosis-Related Complications
This module addresses the diagnosis and management of complications that may arise in patients with cirrhosis, including ascites, spontaneous bacterial peritonitis, varicies, hepatic encephalopathy, and referral for liver transplantation.
The Hepatitis C Online Course is funded by a grant from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and is offered for free to healthcare professionals.
Publish Date: August 1, 2013. This course will be available for three years from this date.
Clinicians who play a substantial role in the long-term management of patients with chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection, including primary care physicians, advanced registered nurse practitioners, physician assistants, infectious diseases specialists, gastroenterologists and hepatologists
- Ascites in patients with cirrhosis
- Manifestations and treatment of spontaneous bacterial peritonitis
- Screening for varices in patients with cirrhosis
- Variceal bleeding prophylaxis
- Hepatic encephalopathy
- Liver transplantation evaluation
- 5.00 Contact hours