Online Education | Hepatitis Web Study: Hepatitis A | Acute Hepatitis A

Logo of Hepatitis Web Study at UW Continuing Nursing Education.In this case study, you will learn to describe the typical clinical course for patients with acute hepatitis A and laboratory criteria for making a diagnosis.

Course format and requirements

To earn contact hours you must complete a post-test and submit an evaluation. You may take the post-test as many times as needed to achieve the required score of 80%.

Hepatitis Web Study is co-provided by the Seattle STD/HIV Prevention Training Center and funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Target Audience

Registered nurses, advanced practice nurses, physicians, physician assistants and other healthcare professionals across all settings

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

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

  • Describe the typical clinical course for patients with acute hepatitis A.
  • Discuss the laboratory criteria used to make a diagnosis of acute hepatitis.

Additional Information

Format: 
Reading
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 0.50 Contact hours
Available: 
11/14/2012
Expires: 
11/14/2017

Emily Darby, MD
Clinical Instructor, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Washington School of Medicine; The Polyclinic, Seattle Washington

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

Available Credit

  • 0.50 Contact hours
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