Online Education | Hepatitis Web Study: Hepatitis B | Antiviral Agents Used to Treat Hepatitis B Virus Infection

Logo of Hepatitis Web Study at UW Continuing Nursing Education.In this case study, you will learn about agents approved to treat hepatitis B and different virologic responses to antiviral therapy for hepatitis.

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:

  • List and compare the agents approved to treat hepatitis B.

  • Describe the different virologic responses to antiviral therapy for hepatitis.

Additional Information

Format: 
Reading
Topics: 
  • Agents approved to treat hepatitis B

  • Virologic responses to antiviral therapy for hepatitis B

     

 

Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 0.50 Contact hours
  • 0.50 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
01/01/2014
Expires: 
11/14/2017

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

Chloe L. Thio, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins University

 

Available Credit

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