CE Credit | Hepatitis C Online - 2nd Edition | 3 | Management of Cirrhosis-Related Complications | Diagnosis and Management of Hepatic Encephalopathy

This course focuses on the clinical features of patients with hepatic encephalopathy and describes specific diagnostic tests. Also covered is appropriate medical therapy for patients with hepatitic encephalopathy.

 

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 the clinical features of patients with hepatic encephalopathy and describe specific diagnostic tests
  • Utilize appropriate medical therapy for patients with hepatitic encephalopathy

Additional Information

Format: 
Reading
Video
Topics: 

Clinical Features
Diagnostic Tests
General Approach to the Management of HE
Medical Therapy for Hepatic Encephalopathy
Hepatic Encephalopathy
Rifaximin Therapy for Hepatic Encephalopathy

Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.00 Contact hours
  • 1.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
03/30/2018
Expires: 
03/30/2021

Iris W. Liou, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Washington School of Medicine

H. Nina Kim, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Washington

Available Credit

  • 1.00 Contact hours
  • 1.00 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Activity Availability

Available: 
03/30/2018
Expires: 
03/30/2021
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