CE Credit | Hepatitis C Online | 2 | Initial Evaluation of Persons with Chronic Hepatitis C

In this course, you will learn key aspects of the medical history and physical examination in persons with hepatitis C presenting for an initial evaluation. Also discussed will be key immunizations that should be administered to persons with chronic hepatitis C infection.

 
 

Target Audience

Primary care physicians, advanced registered nurse practitioners, physician assistants, hospitalizes, infectious disease specialists, gastroenterologists and hepatologists

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, you will be better able to:

  • Summarize key aspects of the medical history and physical examination in persons with hepatitis C presenting for an initial evaluation 
  • List key immunizations that should be administered to persons with chronic hepatitis C infection

Additional Information

Format: 
CE Certificate Only
Topics: 

Core Concepts
Key Aspects of Medical History
Key Aspects of Physical Examination
Recommended Laboratory Studies after Initial Diagnosis
Immunizations for Persons with Chronic HCV
Screening for other Causes and Contributors of Liver Disease

Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.00 Contact hours
Available: 
08/01/2013
Expires: 
08/01/2016

Rena K. Fox, MD
Professor of Clinical Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California at San Francisco

David H. Spach, MD
Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Washington

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Contact hours
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